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Apple’s $40 TV service said delayed by networks

Apple’s $40 TV service said delayed by networks

Apple's well-rumored TV service has been taken off the schedule for the September 9 iPhone 6s event, insiders claim, a victim of bogged-down negotiations. Talks with content owners - which back in July were said to be "close" to an agreement - are said to have reached an impasse, sources close to the discussions told Bloomberg Business, over a fundamental disagreement about how the packages should be priced. Apple, it's said, believes it should be paying less for a more streamlined set of channels, while networks want more from the unproven entrant into the TV market.

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Nexus leaks detail specs for LG, Huawei devices

Nexus leaks detail specs for LG, Huawei devices

New details have emerged on what is expected of Google's two new Nexus phones this year, including specs and measurements. It's been known for some time now that 2015's flagship Android M devices will be coming from two manufacturers; one from LG, and another, larger one from Huawei. The following information comes from Twitter user @OnLeaks, a well-known source of upcoming Android device details, but things could always change, so take this with a grain of salt.

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Intel Skylake-U line documents leak showing streamlined product range

Intel Skylake-U line documents leak showing streamlined product range

Intel won't be happy to see that the product roadmap for the new Skylake-U processor line has been leaked in its entirety. The three slides show off the processors that are coming and give up some details on the parts as well. The Skylake-U line is less cluttered with products than other Intel processor lines with only a handful of products in the series.

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Facebook breaking news project tipped to take on Twitter

Facebook breaking news project tipped to take on Twitter

Facebook is working on a breaking news project described as being similar to Twitter, according to sources. The project is said to have an app in place and to be at the "alpha" stage. With this, publishers could push out breaking news alerts to users who have downloaded the app (or a reciprocating app; it isn't clear), in effect making the new service a new way for Facebook users to get news through the social network. This follows reports showing that many individuals get their news primarily through Facebook.

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Samsung documents leak hinting at Galaxy S7 with Snapdragon 820

Samsung documents leak hinting at Galaxy S7 with Snapdragon 820

Samsung is always working on the next big thing when it comes to smartphones. The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are old news on the market and prices are already coming down in an effort to move more devices. Samsung has never been exactly watertight when it comes to details leaking about future products. A recent leak has dropped a few hints about the Galaxy S7 smartphone.

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iPhone 6s display detailed in video, supports Force Touch claims

iPhone 6s display detailed in video, supports Force Touch claims

A new video has surfaced from a repair shop specializing in iPhone parts that compares the alleged display from the "iPhone 6s" and the existing display from the iPhone 6. While the differences aren't immediately clear, as both have the same size dimensions and placements of the forward-facing camera and proximity sensor, there are a few new details, namely supporting the rumors that the next iPhone will indeed have Force Touch functionality.

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Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ get revealing leaked photos again

Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ get revealing leaked photos again

We're this close to Samsung's Unpacked event so naturally everyone's trying to get last minute leaks and insider tips before they're all either invalidated or confirmed officially. This latest bit comes from China again, revealing the two upcoming smartphones in all their retail glory. Of course, we can't really be sure about their accuracy, but they do seem to match everything we've heard or seen so far. And sadly, they do also confirm some of what we've feared, at least for the Galaxy Note 5.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys mistakenly released early

Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys mistakenly released early

Last month we got a look at the Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys, but they weren't for sale, and still shouldn’t be. The toys aren’t supposed to be hitting retail shelves until September 4, which has been dubbed “Force Friday”. If you’re near at least one Toys “R” Us store, however, you might be able to waltz in get ahold of the toys early. The retail toy store has been spotted selling the toys prematurely, and we've gotten a look at a bunch of pictures of them.

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iPhone 6s September 9 event tipped with Apple TV

iPhone 6s September 9 event tipped with Apple TV

Apple will hold its big iPhone event on September 9, insiders say, with a new Apple TV also expected along with revamped iPads. Widely expected to see the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s plus smartphones announced, the event is scheduled for the week beginning September 7th, "with Wednesday the 9th being the most likely date" sources tell Buzzfeed.

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Samsung pulls plug on secret tablet TV controller

Samsung pulls plug on secret tablet TV controller

A Samsung scheme to oust the traditional TV remote with a dedicated media tablet has been axed, insiders claim, scuppered over content rights and in-fighting. Samsung Perfect Experience, or "PX" as it was apparently known in internal shorthand, was initially intended to be a key feature of the company's 2015 TV line-up. However, the skunkworks-style project built in no small part on former Boxee talent was shuttered amidst delays.

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This could be Tesla’s Model 3 double-sided mockup

This could be Tesla’s Model 3 double-sided mockup

Tesla may be promising its "affordable" Model 3 in just over two years, but we're still in the dark as to what it looks like. A mysterious sheet-clad model in Tesla's own design studio might give us the best hints so far, however, with Australian news show 60 Minutes catching the oddly-shaped car in the corner while ostensibly talking about the Model X SUV due to arrive in just a few months.

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Galaxy Note 5 in-hand images hit the web

Galaxy Note 5 in-hand images hit the web

The device or at least one of the devices that we expect to see next week at the Samsung event in NYC is the Galaxy Note 5. We have seen a lot of information about the Galaxy Note 5 leak ahead of the official unveil. Earlier this week an early hands-on leak turned up giving us a few more details on the smartphone.

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