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The Next Big Battle Between Google and Apple Is for the Soul of Your Car

The Next Big Battle Between Google and Apple Is for the Soul of Your Car

A few years from now, in addition to deciding your next vehicle’s make and model, you may have another tough choice: the Google model or the Apple AAPL -3.00% one? Other options may include “car maker generic” and even, I’m spitballing the name here: Amazon Prime Edition. Now that cars, especially electric ones, are becoming …

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Games That Push the Brain to the Limit Get Scientists’ Attention in Fight Against Dementia

Games That Push the Brain to the Limit Get Scientists’ Attention in Fight Against Dementia

You may be able to prevent or delay dementia with changes in diet and exercise, research has found. Now, another potential tool for staving off dementia is gaining the attention of researchers: specially designed video games. Companies are marketing a crop of digital games that promise to train the brain, with a battery of exercises …

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Shanghai, Mumbai, Melbourne and beyond: CNBC names the best Asia-Pacific hotels for business travel

Shanghai, Mumbai, Melbourne and beyond: CNBC names the best Asia-Pacific hotels for business travel

Business travelers are on the road again. So there’s no better time for CNBC Travel to name the best hotels for business travel across Asia-Pacific. CNBC joined with the market and consumer data firm Statista to produce rankings of the “Best Hotels for Business Travelers.” A second list of rankings for hotels in Europe and …

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Apple CEO Tim Cook won't raise iPhone 14 prices. He must first deal with a fierce rival — and it's not Samsung

Apple CEO Tim Cook won’t raise iPhone 14 prices. He must first deal with a fierce rival — and it’s not Samsung

Apple has something more important than Samsung’s 005930, -0.71% flip phone to worry about: Inflation. None of the new iPhone 14 devices have increased prices relative to their iPhone 13 counterparts, Wednesday’s event showed, despite many analysts expecting the company to increase prices on high-end offerings. When Apple AAPL, +1.88% introduced the iPhone 13 last …

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WSJ News Exclusive | Samsung Sees Galaxy Z Flip 4, Fold 4 as Edge in Smartphone Wars

WSJ News Exclusive | Samsung Sees Galaxy Z Flip 4, Fold 4 as Edge in Smartphone Wars

NEW YORK: Samsung Electronics Co. sees an opening in its stalled smartphone war with Apple Inc. That’s Samsung’s opinion‘s mobile business chief Roh Tae-moon, chief architect of the company’s flip-screen phones. The newest versions, Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4, were unveiled on Wednesday. Samsung‘s The novelty devices do something iPhones can’t: …

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"Stray" cat video game brings some benefits to real cats

‘Stray’: How a virtual orange tabby is helping real cats

NEW YORK (AP) — The virtual cat hero of new video game sensation “Stray” doesn’t just slide down rusty pipes, jump over unidentified mud and decode clues in a seemingly abandoned city. The bold orange tabby cat is also giving cats a helping hand in the real world. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, gamers play …

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"Stray" cat video game brings some benefits to real cats

“Stray” cat video game brings some benefits to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) — The virtual cat hero of new video game sensation “Stray” doesn’t just slide down rusty pipes, jump over unidentified mud and decode clues in a seemingly abandoned city. The bold orange tabby cat is also giving cats a helping hand in the real world. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, gamers play …

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