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MacOS High Sierra Public Beta 2 Now Rolling Out

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There doesn't appear to be a new iOS 11 Public Beta update rolling out to testers, but that could change in the next day or two. The announcement was a rich one, because the new version of Apple's in-house operating system for mobile devices will be perfectly optimized for tablets, as well as augmented reality purposes through the brand new ARKit. Read More »

LG IFA Invite Confirms August 31st Unveiling Of LG V30

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LG will debut its next flagship smartphone, the V30, on August 31st during the IFA conference in Berlin, Germany. Also, the invite itself has rounded corners and a resolution of 2880×1440 pixels, which means that it will be using the same Full Vision Display technology as the LG G6 . Read More »

Fisherman killed by whale after freeing it from fishing net

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The North Atlantic right whale is an endangered species in Canada and the USA, with only round 500 of them left in the world. He had successfully managed to free the whale - only to be struck by it moments later, local publication paper Medicine Hat News reported . Read More »

Google Play Movies adds 4K HDR streaming in U.S. and Canada

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Several of today's top video services already support HDR video, even though the technology hasn't made its way into all consumers' homes. Now, Google has announced that the Play Movies & TV service will offer a selection of content in HDR on supported devices. Read More »

Destiny 2: Bungie wants you to complain about its abundance of story

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Ward added that Destiny 2's story will focus more on the traveler. Both of them promise that the game has a lot of story content in it that some fans might complain that there is too much story in the game! It's more commentary on the first game's setup for a vast amount of lore, but not so much delivering answer to questions the game posed on its followthrough. Read More »

Microsoft's New iPhone App Helps the Vision Impaired Navigate the Real World

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They can point it at a product and the app will tell them what that is. Seeing AI takes its name from the Microsoft research project that developed the tool. The app also has experimental features, such as 'scene descriptions'. Microsoft's Seeing AI app can also work with other apps too. For example, if you point the camera at a document, it will help you align the camera by telling you any parts of it that aren't in view. Read More »

KFC China releasing Colonel-themed smartphone

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In 2016, KFC China staffed one of their Shanghai locations with voice-activated robots . That particular model is equipped with a 5-inch LCD display panel with a resolution of 1,280 by 720 pixels and is powered by the Snapdragon 425, Qualcomm's mid-range system-on-chip (SoC) with the Adreno 308 GPU. Read More »

Scientists discover Saturn-sized star, smallest ever measured

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Cosmologists driven by the University of Cambridge detected this. The newly-measured star, called EBLM J0555-57Ab, is located about 600 light-years from Earth. In fact, before the team realised what they were looking at, EBLM J0555-57Ab wasn't suspected of being a star at all, after it was detected passing in front of the larger star that it orbits. Read More »

Legendary Pokemon could hit Pokemon Go any day now

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Today, the developer shared more details about some of the events that will take place this summer across the U.S. and Europe. Attendees will be able to take part in three "Challenge Window" activities, which will have players working together to catch certain types of Pokemon . Read More »

Nigeria and Cameroon Hold Talks on Battle against Boko Haram

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Boko Haram terrorists, on Tuesday night, threw residents of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, into confusion as bomb explosion ripped the city. This June, an attack by Boko Haram militants killed 14 and injured 24 in the city. SEMA operatives in face-masks and white overalls were on Wednesday seen removing body parts from the scene of the attacks. Meanwhile, the Nigerian Army in its continued fight against Boko Haram terrorism engaged the terrorists in a gunfight killing six of them ... Read More »

Apple to build first data centre in China

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With an investment of US$1bn, the Apple data centre will be launched in the New Area, between Guiyang and Anshun in China's southwest Guizhou province, and its electricity will be exclusively supplied by renewable energy - as is every other data centre owned by the company. Read More »

Nintendo Switch gets first video app… but only in Japan

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The app that will arrive tomorrow, Thursday, July 13. Nintendo's listing for Niconico would also suggest that companies are able to publish apps directly to the Switch eShop outside of major system updates, meaning there may not be much holding back other services from release. Read More »

Apple starts accepting PayPal as payment method

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Simply sign in using your existing Apple ID, select the new PayPal option in Accounts Settings, sign into PayPal , finish the authorisation formalities on your device, and make it the default payment option if required. It's worth noting here that this isn't the first time Apple has embraced PayPal payments. For Apple, the move is a bit of a changing of the guard, and perhaps an admission that Apple Pay isn't generating the sort of volumes they'd like. Read More »

NASA Juno Spacecraft Buzzing Jupiter Great Red Spot

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During its mission of exploration, it soars low over the planet's cloud tops - as close as about 2,100 miles (3,400 km). Just days after celebrating its first anniversary in Jupiter orbit, National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) spacecraft, Juno successfully did its job by peering into the giant storm raging on Jupiter, known as the Great Red Spot . Read More »

Phablet Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could come out earlier than planned

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Whether you like it or not, it seems Samsung is really pushing for Bixby to become a big deal on its devices. This puts Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on the cards, as Samsung Galaxy S8 was launched in April this year. Similar to the Galaxy S8 and S8+, this will also be an Infinity Display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio. Moving on to the optics, the upcoming flagship is going to be the first Samsung smartphone to boast a dual camera setup. Read More »

Yogi govt marks Rs 36000 crore in budget for crop loan waiver

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He said that the Yogi government has allotted just Rs 2475.61 crores for the minorities and this has disheartened the Muslims who were hoping the "Sabka Sath Sabka Vikas" was not just a slogan. Backward Communities: Rs 250 crore has been allotted for performing marriages of poor girls belonging to SC and ST and other backward communities and minorities. Read More »

Trillion-ton iceberg breaks off Antarctica

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Larsen C is the fourth largest ice shelf in Antarctica with an area of about 20,000 square miles according to NASA. Professor Adrian Luckman, whose Project Midas at Swansea University has following the growth of the iceberg, said: "The rift was barely visible in these data in recent weeks, but the signature is so clear now that it must have opened considerably along its whole length". Read More »

Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) Declares Aug 17 Dividend of $0.21

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The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, July 24 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, December 22. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday the 28th of June 2017. In other news, Director Priya Cherian Huskins sold 8,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 19th. Thrivent For Lutherans invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O). Read More »

LG V30 tipped to launch at IFA 2017 in Berlin

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At the front, the smartphone is seen sporting very thin bezels with no Home Button or navigation buttons for that matter. However there could still be the possibility of a secondary screen section at the top of the display, but we can't tell because the screen on these renders isn't turned on. Read More »

IPhone 8's software isn't ready yet either, dread ensues at Apple

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Apple will also launch two other handsets this year, the iPhone 7S and 7S Plus, these devices will get a new design but will come with LCD displays instead of an OLED display like the new iPhone 8 . While the hardware is apparently in reasonable shape, a source speaking to Fast Company claims that certain elements of the software aren't ready. Read More »

First ever Earth-orbit teleportation completed

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Hooke Professor of Experimental Physics at Oxford University Ian Walmsley tells the World At One how quantum entanglement works and how teleportation could be utilised. Doing so makes the second photon assume the identity of the first and, to all intents and purposes, it becomes the first photon. Entanglement is easily lost, however, as photons interact with particles in the atmosphere and in fibre. Read More »

Logitech is buying Astro Gaming

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Astro Gaming creates premium video gaming equipment for pro gamers, core enthusiasts, and their lifestyles. A blog post indicates that "the ASTRO brand, and their awesome products aren't going anywhere", but it's pretty clear from the context that PC gaming will be the domain of Logitech's existing G series, while consoles will continue to get the Astro treatment. Read More »

Renders of the 2017 Pixel XL may have just leaked out

Possibly called Google Pixel XL 2017, or maybe Pixel 2 XL , the Taimen is - according to Android Police , a 6-inch smartphone that's manufactured by LG and resembles the device seen in the render below. We'll have to wait until Google announces its new Pixel phones before we know for sure that they'll look like, but this alleged 2017 Pixel XL design looks pretty solid. Read More »

Manic Monday a breeze for Brit duo Murray and Konta

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There were four breaks of serve across the opening eight games but Paire's unpredictable style soon became predictable, allowing the defending champion to establish control and find his rhythm. Britain's two-time champion will continue his quest for a third crown against Sam Querrey after the big-serving American outlasted South Africa's Kevin Anderson 5-7 7-6 (7-5) 6-3 6-7 (11-13) 6-3. Read More »

INEC issues certificate of return to Adeleke

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Announcing the result in Iwo, the Osun West Senatorial headquarters, Mr Baritor Kpagih, INEC Residential Electoral Commissioner for the bye-election, said Adeleke won nine out of the 10 local government areas where the election was held. I want to thank the Osun people for the way they conducted themselves. Soyebi said if citizens conduct themselves in a peaceful way as the people of Osun west did, the work of the commission would be easier. Read More »

Nitish refuses to back Tejashwi. Will the Bihar deputy CM step down?

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The JD (U) spokesperson said the party is ready to sacrifice but never compromises with corruption. Nitish Kumar on Tuesday had called a meeting of JD (U) MPs, MLAs and other office-bearers of the party today to discuss on how the party should move ahead in wake of the CBI raids on ally and RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his family last week. Read More »

Ashton Kutcher hits back at rumours he's cheating on wife Mila Kunis

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The page includes pictures of Ashton with a brunette woman, boarding a private jet together. This weekend, the actor responded to an article that included photos of him with a mystery girl. In April, the same publication reported that a friend of the couple claimed that the two already filed for divorce due to "trust issues". Kutcher and Kunis became engaged in February 2014, the same year when their daughter Wyatt was born. Read More »

Louis Vuitton unveils Tambour Horizon with Android Wear 2.0

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Others, such as Tag Heuer and Montblanc also sell high-end smartwatches. The watch also connects the wearer to digital versions of Louis Vuitton's famed city guides, along with an intelligent geolocation function for indicating nearby restaurants, hotels and hangouts. Read More »

Xiaomi's supersized Mi Max 2 is launching in India on July 18

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The phone weighs around 211 grams, which is rather heavy for a device you will carry in your pockets. Xiaomi Mi Max 2 will be launched in India on 18 July. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is fuelled by a massive 5300mAh battery that is rated to deliver up to two days of battery life. Xiaomi India on Twitter has shared multiple tweets regarding the launch of its new phone under the name #BIGISBACK . Read More »

Microsoft Azure Stack extends cloud service in on-prem data centres

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More than 17,000 attendees from more than 140 countries are in Washington , D.C.at Microsoft Inspire , the vendor's flagship worldwide partner conference, formerly known as Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (Microsoft WPC). Under the terms of the program, Microsoft ISVs will be able to embed some of Microsoft's key business productivity solutions - including Dynamics 365, Microsoft Flow and PowerApps - into their own applications at a discount of up to 50 percent. Read More »