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Lumia 950 will also come with triple LED flash, new leaked images reveal

October 2, 2015 Leave a comment

A new set of Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL images has leaked online, showing the devices (although prototypes) in the flesh.

The most important detail the images reveal is that the Lumia 950’s 20MP PureView camera will also have triple-LED flash (see image below) – previous leaks had suggested that only Lumia 950 XL’s rear camera will have triple LED flash.

The leaked images also give a better look at the low-infrared diode for the iris scanner on the devices – if you aren’t in the know, you’ll be able to unlock the devices by just looking at them. Additionally, it was also confirmed that both the high-end devices will have a dual-SIM version.

Both Lumia 950 and 950XL are expected to be made official at the software giant’s October 6 event next…

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How A Blue Comet Influenced The Last Thirty Years Of Japanese Pop-Culture And Beyond

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Today is a very special day, as thirty years ago an anime series began airing on Japanese television. In the time since, it has gone on to influence all manner of anime and games both in Japan and abroad. The series in question is Blue Comet SPT Layzner.

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AWS re:Invent 2015 – What To Expect?

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It’s that time of the year where Las Vegas gears up to host the largest cloud event of the industry – AWS re:Invent. With just a few more days to go, the AWS ecosystem is eagerly looking forward to it. It’s not just the customers and partners of AWS, even the competitors and the industry analysts are curious to see what the largest cloud provider has in store. AWS re:Invent is definitely the most anticipated event of the tech industry.

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Has Our Faith In Data Been Misplaced?

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The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.

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M 5.1 – 188km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand

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DYFI? – I

Time
2015-10-03 04:14:09 UTC
2015-10-02 16:14:09 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
33.043°S 178.251°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

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The Excess Of ‘Star Citizen’ Is The Price Gaming Pays For Upholding The Great Man Myth

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With all the reports coming out from the Star Citizen production about unchecked excess fueled by ego, it would be naïve to think that this is an isolated problem in gaming. It isn?t and the great man myth has a lot to answer for in gaming?s recent and unsustainable budgetary excesses.

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Robots with “eyes” in their hands may prove more dextrous than others

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Robots with “eyes” in their hands may prove more dextrous than others
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a three-fingered robot hand that’s extremely sensitive to touch and pressure thanks to built-in optical sensors.

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