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France Says ‘Au Revoir’ to the Word ‘Smartphone’ | Smart News

In an effort to keep pesky English words from creeping into the French language, officials in France have been coming up with alternatives to some of the more common phrases of the digital age. The official journal of the French Republic, the Journal officiel, has suggested “internet clandestin” instead of dark net. It’s dubbed a casual …

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Some 2019 Toyota, Lexus Vehicles Will Feature Apple’s CarPlay

Tokyo politicians hit back at Donald Trump tweet about Mexico factories When the 2019 Toyota Avalon rolls out next year, the Apple CarPlay will be part of the package. CarPlay will make Toyota-made car models, which include Lexus vehicles, more smartphone-friendly and will allow the carmaker to catch up...

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It’s Been 10 Years Since Steve Jobs Unwrapped The MacBook Air

Are smartphones making teenagers depressed? Steve Jobs introduced the MacBook Air in January 2008 and was hailed a game-changer and harbinger of things to come from Apple. The super-thin notebook still sells, but it’s just a shadow of what it used to be.  ( David Paul Morris | Getty Images ) Steve Jobs, the departed Apple cofounder ...

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After 8-Year Absence, Google Maps Relaunches In China: Report

At CES, LG introduces new smart home products with artificial intelligence Google has entered China once again through its Google Maps app. The search company has released a modified version of the app specifically tailored to the Chinese market, marking yet another inroad toward the country.  ( Patricia De Melo Moreira | AFP/Getty...

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