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Facebook Tests News Program For Publishers

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It is interesting to see the media outlets look to split revenue with Facebook over a task of a consumer just bypassing Facebook , and going directly to a news site for content. The plan would work like the paywall on the New York Times: You get 10 free articles a month before you're forced to subscribe. Facebook , the most used social media app that is being used by millions of people all over to interact with each other and keep in touch with our loved ones far away from us. Read More »

Doom Unlocks DLC for All, Gets Free Weekends

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Also on the update's agenda is a new Runes system , which will replace the multiplayer modes' Hack Modules with something that's more similar to the single-player campaign's Runes system. For those who have been playing this past year, Bethesda are resetting your level to zero. Veteran players will have the option to reset their unlock progression and experience the new progression system fresh, or retain all of their existing guns, equipment, demons and customization options that ... Read More »

Kingdom Hearts 3 Director Tetsuya Nomura Explains What Took So Long

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Another note in the interview is that there will be fewer Disney worlds in Kingdom Hearts 3 , as compared to Kingdom Hearts 2 . "There was a decision made to change to an external [engine].Unreal Engine 4", he said. Nomura said that it would be sad for players to just breeze through the world without getting to enjoy it. It sounds like Kingdom Hearts 3 may have fewer worlds than the series' previous games, but each world will be more dense and detailed than what we're used to. Read More »

Google heightens security measures to prevent another massive phishing attack

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The Web giant is rolling out a new "unverified app" warning screen, which will appear when you encounter web apps that have not yet been confirmed to be authentic by the company. An accompanying link would then whisk users away to an actual sign-in page from Google whereby they were then prompted to authorize a fake app masquerading as "Google Docs". Read More »

Snapchat Shares has Fall Below $17 IPO Price

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The Company's flagship product, Snapchat , is a camera application that helps people to communicate through short videos and images known as a Snap . It would be worth mentioning here that your clips in the app will be saved in chronological order. How does multi-snap recording work? Accessible directly within Snapchat Ad Manager , a self-serve ad buying option for businesses launched last month, the latest move seeks to level the playing field between large corporates and smaller ... Read More »

Xiaomi Shares Official Mi 5X Renders Ahead Of Its Launch

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The first sale of Mi Max 2 will take place on July 20 at 10am and will last probably till the stock lasts. 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage (expandable upto 128GB), 12MP rear and 5MP front cameras and 5,300 mAh battery makes this phone stand good chances among its competitors. Read More »

Donald Trump concedes healthcare defeat but still refuses to take any responsibility

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McConnell can only afford to lose two Republicans on the measure, meaning it's dead as written. "We'll let Obamacare fail and then the Democrats are going to come to us and they're going to say , 'How do we fix it?'" said Trump . "We will return!" Mr Trump wrote on Twitter . "It didn't faze me too much", said demonstrator Michael Wanek of the Senate bill failure. " Insurers would have to take people with pre-existing conditions, but the sense is that healthy people without that ... Read More »

White House Signals No Changes Regarding Kushner's Security Clearance

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Democratic lawmakers have repeatedly called for Kushner's security clearance to be revoked because he failed to disclose his meetings with Russian officials until the sessions were reported in the press. Kushner and Donald Trump Jr., who is not part of the White House, both attended a June 2016 meeting with Veselnitskaya , lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin and businessman Ike Kaveladze after Trump Jr. Read More »

Smartphone case maker purportedly reveals the upcoming LG V30 smartphone

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The V30 bears model number LGE LG-H932PR, and the smartphone will be powered by 1.9GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 835 processor coupled with 4GB RAM. In the multi-core test, the phablet scores 6350 points, which, again, is quite decent. It is being reported that LG has chose to settle with an OLED panel instead of a secondary display with its upcoming V30 smartphone. The screen displays quick shortcuts and notifications. Read More »

Microsoft and Baidu announce self-driving vehicle partnership

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President of Baidu, Ya-Qin Zhang said in a release: "Our goal with Apollo is to provide an open and powerful platform to the automotive industry to further the goal of autonomous vehicles". On the other hand, Microsoft has already been dipping their toes into the automotive industry through partnerships with BMW , Ford, Renault-Nissan, Toyota and Volvo in a bid to ingest huge volumes of sensor and usage data from connected vehicles and apply that data to deliver actionable intelligence. Read More »

MAadhar app launched….get details here

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The mAadhaar is a tiny app (10.80MB) which acts like a repository of Aadhaar cardholder info including Name, Date of Birth, Gender, and Address along with the photograph as seen in the Aadhaar card. They can simply disable the locking system on the app. Further, there's a new 'Time-based One-Time Password (TOTP),' which is an algorithm that computes and OTP from a shared secret key and the current time, which removes the hassle of SMS-based OTP functionality. Read More »

'Destiny 2' Beta: Everything You Need To Know

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In preparation for the beta we definitely suggest spending a quick 10 minutes to watch this Destiny 2 Beta Beginners guide from Arekkz. While the original Destiny had an expansive beta with multiple story missions, Crucible maps and the social space available for play, the Destiny 2 beta is much more limited in scope. Read More »

Jagga Jasoos' actress found dead in Gurugram apartment

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According to the narratives of the parents, she often had quarrels with her husband and recently shifted to Gurugram from Mumbai. The police said she committed suicide two days ago but was found by the broker. Bidisha Bezbaruah is best known for her portrayal of the character Runi in the play Xanto Xixto Histo Pusto Moha Dusto, which was staged in Delhi. Bidisha had also performed with popular singer Angarag Papon Mahanta during a Radio Mirchi event. Read More »

New York Yankees: Bullpen Holds as they Beat Twins

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Frazier is hitting in the sixth spot against Bartolo Colon. Just one of Colon's final 36 pitches caused a Yankees hitter to swing and miss, and his command seemed to wane as the evening wore on. Aaron Judge, 1-for-21 to start the second half, greeted Pressly with his second hit of the night, an RBI single to center to give the Yankees a 4-3 lead. Read More »

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class Luxury Truck Is Finally Real

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It'll be offered in both rear- and all-wheel drive form, and either with a six-speed manual transmission or a seven-speed automatic. The German ute also features modern safety gear including autonomous emergency braking, forward collision warning and lane keeping assistance systems in combination with a suite of seven airbags. Read More »

Raises Position in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Independent Order Of Foresters increased its stake in General Growth Properties (GGP) by 28.09% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Citigroup reinitiated the shares of WMB in report on Friday, July 22 with "Neutral" rating. 7/16/2017-BMO Capital Markets Reiterated Rating of Buy. Read More »

Dragon Ball FighterZ adds Krillin and Piccolo

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Krillin , on the other hand, has low power and reach, but has several unique techniques. For Krillin , his signature Destructo Disc can be made unblockable by keeping the button pressed. It also looks like similarly to the online mode in Guilty Gear Xrd , you'll be able to control chibi characters online and even battle them against other players. Read More »

Donald Trump to appoint new attorney to handle Russian investigation response

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Bush, said of the Trump team's strategy. In May, Trump hired attorney Marc Kasowitz to head the team of outside lawyers helping him with the Russian Federation probes. Mr. Trump already has an outside legal team managing Russian Federation issues, led by attorney Marc Kasowitz. The new finance filing also shows the campaign paid nearly $90,000 to the Trump Organization - it's led by the Trump sons - for legal consulting. Read More »

Montenegro asks for worldwide help to fight fires

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The minister said authorities had asked European Union's civil protection force for assistance. Wildfires have engulfed the Lustica peninsula amid strong winds and dry weather. About 100 people already have been evacuated the area as fires spread. The state Montenegrin TV reported that the Interior Ministry asked for global help through the European Union disaster relief system. Read More »

Catch the Splatoon Anime When It Washes Up Next Month

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Splatoon 2 retains the frantic fun of the original and, much like the Wii U hit, it is much more enjoyable in multiplayer. In particular, the single player Hero Mode gets a massive and much-needed overhaul. With the original Splatoon on the Wii U, Nintendo took the very well-established shooter genre and turned it on its head. It's from Crusty that you can buy food and drinks that increase the rate you earn XP and money in the multiplayer games, as well as snacks that increase other ... Read More »

Yes, the Crash Bandicoot Remaster Really is Harder than the Original

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Sane Trilogy was released late last month and sees the original three Crash Bandicoot games remade and remastered for the PlayStation 4. The game's subreddit blew up with theories as to why the original Crash Bandicoot is so much harder now shortly after the game's launch, with much of the blame pinned on its ultra-precise, very delicate handling system . Read More »

OnePlus 5 may reboot when you call 911

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However, it does not seem to affect all OnePlus 5 users, based on Reddit comments . If some users' complaints are to believed, the newly launched OnePlus smartphone may have a bug that reboots the phone when an emergency number is dialled. Read More »

Destiny 2 beta client just got an update

Destiny 2 beta is starting soon on PS4 and Xbox One but it is pretty much useless if you are not a premium member on your respective consoles. Although Destiny 1 featured some unique takes on otherworldly environments, at the end of the day players were still exploring planets like Mars, Venus, and Earth. Read More »

Samsung Will Recycle Its Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone This Month

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During the same event in Taiwan, Samsung's Mobile Chief has confirmed that the company will unveil the successor to the Galaxy Note 7 at end of August. For those who are anxious that it might end up in some landfill, you can rest assured that Samsung will be doing what they can to reduce the environmental impact, and that is by recovering rare metals from the phone . Read More »

Army man shoots officer to death in Uri

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A young Indian soldier has shot dead a commanding officer in Indian-administered Kashmir after an altercation, the army has confirmed. The Indian officer, who was of the rank of "Major", and the soldier both belong to the Rashtriya Rifles armoured corps. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 launches in India for ₹16999

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Successor to Mi Max launched in June past year, the Mi Max 2 also continues the legacy of a big display and a massive battery. Watch this space for our full review of the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 in the days to come. On the front is a 5-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture. Thankfully, Charging the mammoth battery will not be a time consuming task, Xiaomi has put in support for Quick Charge 3.0 which gives a day's worth of juice in just an hour. Read More »

Hyundai i30 N performance hatchback detailed - 2.0L 271 hp

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It is wider, has a lower swooping roofline, tweaked grille and muscular front end. "The i30 Fastback is the first elegant five-door coupe to enter the compact segment, underlining our commitment to innovation and customer choice". On the standard version of the vehicle is a monochrome five-inch display radio with Bluetooth connectivity or the optional audio system with a five-inch capacitive LCD touch screen and an integrated dynamic rear-view camera. Read More »

Google Maps Now Tells You When's The Best Time To Drive

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Now with the new update, Google Maps will tell the users about the best time to leave for the destination. This new feature appears to be live for all users, at least on the Android version of Google Maps . Now, Google is expanding on that feature by showing how busy the traffic is along your route by the time of day. Also, you never know if Google is already working on adding extra features like time saved stats to the graph. Read More »

Monday forecast: Hot and humid with little to no rain chances

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Drink plenty of water, wear loose and light-colored clothing and take frequent breaks in the shade if working outside. As for rain chances, there are model differences throughout the week and will details them below. All other models keep the rain in southeast Nebraska or clipping areas along HWY 36. Temps will fall into the lower 70s by Monday morning before rebounding into the mid 90s by Monday afternoon. Read More »

WhatsApp brings in-app YouTube playback to some beta users

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In November 2016, in-app video calls were rolled out - which was a popular decision: The company cites that its 1.2 billion users spend more than 340 million minutes each day making video calls. Users can resize window with a pinch or can play videos in full screen mode. This option is now been worked on internally and we assume that the feature will be released to users with larger screens. Read More »