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Apple to go green, use only 100% recycled materials

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Can we improve on the world's best materials? We hope Apple will manage to do exactly what it plans to do and thus save a piece of our planet. "We still have a long way to go and a lot to learn, but we're making tremendous progress". "We're making strides toward our commitment to bring four gigawatts of renewable power online by 2020, a key step in reducing our manufacturing footprint". Read More »

Get Schwifty! Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality Launches Today

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This has left some people questioning whether the $30 price tag is worth it, as it's not the most challenging of games and the depth of gameplay isn't really there. The tasks given by Rick sometimes include directions. The game is full of many jokes and lines from the show, but gamers will not be able to explore them from the beginning. Read More »

Security tight as France prepares for presidential vote

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Unemployment and the economy topped voters' concerns as first-round ballots are cast for one of 11 candidates in the most nail-biting French elections in generations. Marine Le Pen voted in northern France, the 48-year-old National Front leader's second bid for the presidency. French citizens are voting for their next President on Sunday following a volatile campaign period that was overshadowed by a terror attack on police in Paris last week. Read More »

Nintendo Direct Presentation Announced for April 12th

Nintendo also clarified that that the upcoming broadcast will only focus on " Splatoon 2 " and "ARMS". This is the first to hit following the launch of the Nintendo Switch in March, so fans should be especially excited for this one. The 3Ds title is still expected to launch this year, so I'd expect Nintendo do deliver some new gameplay and perhaps even a third release date of the night. Read More »

Starbucks Baristas Really Hate the New Unicorn Frappuccino

The coffee chain debuted the Unicorn Frappuccino on Wednesday. The drink will allegedly change its flavor from sweet to tart the more you mix it, and is supposed to change its color from purple to pink as you sip. The magical drink starts off with a sweet, charming flavor. All day yesterday I saw image upon image of Day-Glo lilac-colored middle school fantasy drinks parade by on my social media feeds. Read More »

LaVar Ball Fires Back at Nike Exec George Raveling, Watch Your Ass!

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Ball said . "That's because everybody been in the darkness for 100 years, but you know how this bothers me?" And he did it while grilling chicken wings and sporting his own Big Baller Brand shirt. "We in a new lane, baby", said Ball in a video. Vaccaro and Raveling were best friends - until they had a famous falling out years ago. As it happened, Nike chairman Phil Knight has already described that price tag as " a little steep ", although he admitted his company had "an interest" in ... Read More »

Apple Vows to 'Pioneer' Closed-Loop Mining Supply Chain

Other investigations into the company's practices, however, haven't been so rosy. "Traditional supply chains are linear", it said. Released as part of the company's annual environmental report , the announcement has understandably garnered significant media attention, but perhaps more importantly it offers a clear lens to think about the question, what could it mean if a large company that produces hi-tech, complex products entirely wiped out its demand for mined materials? "We believe ... Read More »

Ford unveils 1st gasoline-electric hybrid

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GM had debuted the Velite 5 hybrid-a gasoline-electric hybrid version of its Chevrolet Volt vehicle - at the Shanghai Auto Show earlier this week. "We're not concerned about technology transfer" to Chinese partners, he added, referring to fears that Chinese firms might eventually use technology gleaned from foreign partners against them. Read More »

You Can Now Ask Siri to Read Your Latest WhatsApp Messages

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The two-step verification system has also been updated to make the set-up process less time-consuming. Run that update the new version of software is enabled. iOS has kind of been left in the shadows lately when it comes to getting WhatsApp updates. To enable Siri for WhatsApp, got to Settings Siri App Support and toggle on WhatsApp. Read More »

Paris shooting: Everything we know the morning after the deadly attack

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says the shooting of police officers in Paris is the "latest reminder that terrorism can strike anywhere, anytime". But Belgium's interior minister said the pseudonym did not belong to the attacker. local time (3 p.m. ET) when a vehicle stopped in front of a police van, according to French Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre Henry Brandet. The people of France will not take much more of this. Read More »

Volvo will produce its first electric auto in China

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Ford, Volkswagen AG, Nissan Motor Co. and other brands also intend to sell electric models in China, adding to competition in a market that has been dominated by lower-cost Chinese producers. The move makes sense considering more affordable, long-range electric cars are coming to market in a similar timeframe. He said he expects the vehicle to arrive in showrooms before the end of next year. Read More »

Microsoft Releases April 2017 Security Updates

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FireEye also added that the vulnerability is bypassing most mitigations. Once executed, the HTML application connects to a remote server and runs a custom script created to install malware. cybersecurity firm, said on 10 April (Monday) they had observed a widespread email campaign spreading the malware, building on previous warnings from companies McAfee and FireEye which first exposed the existence of the security flaw. Read More »

Verizon Galaxy S8 missing Amazon shopping feature in Bixby Vision

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The bigger screen fits more lines of text, but doesn't necessarily make video more immersive. They simply need to enable the "Press Volume up to answer calls" option from the Call Settings menu. The model has been available for pre-order in South Korea for a few weeks now, and numbers have been strong. To compare, this is five times greater than the number achieved by S7. Read More »

Don't fall for Nintendo Switch emulator scams because they might be malware

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Microsoft and gaming publisher Mojang recently hosted a Twitch stream, where they revealed details about the upcoming "Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition" game. GameStop is offering a big, new and expensive bundle of the gaming console that has a lot more to play. As for te month's best-selling game, Wildlands, is had the best launch of any Ghost Recon game ever, Naji said. Read More »

Facebook Kicks Off Annual Developers Conference In Silicon Valley

This further suggests that the company is still planning to exploit VR into more uses in the future considering that it is one of the fastest growing technologies. With Facebook Spaces app, users with Oculus Rift headset and Touch controllers can join up to three people in the virtual playground and perform various activities together such as watching videos or clicking pictures. Read More »

Galaxy S8, S8+ attract huge pre-order from Nigerian users

Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday the controversial red-tinted display on some of its brand-new Galaxy S8 smartphone can not be considered a defect, while some critics are predicting the issue may hurt the company's image like last year's battery scandal. Read More »

Samsung sees strong demand for Galaxy S8 & S8 Plus despite Note7 fiasco

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In India, the Exynos variants are expected to launch. However, there was some speculation that Samsung might ditch plans for a Galaxy S8 Active this year due to the design tweaks the company has made. This indicates that Samsung has started testing the Android 7.1 update for the two devices. The front camera is now 8MP with auto-focus. If Microsoft has Cortana, Apple has Siri, Google has Google Assistant and Amazon has Alexa, Samsung will have its own Bixby virtual assistant. Read More »

DJI's new Phantom 4 Advanced makes their lineup even more confusing

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Created to replace the Phantom 4, which DJI will stop selling when it releases the Advance on April 30th, the new drone incorporates numerous features found on the $1,499 Dollars (approximately $1,999 CAD) Phantom 4 Pro. However, unlike the Pro variant, the new Phantom 4 Advanced pro will only come with forward and downwards obstacle avoidance abilities - no side and backwards obstacle avoidance. Read More »

Why You'll Hate Facebook's Plans For Social Media

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Rather than only seeing the images from the virtual world, in augmented reality you see images placed atop what is actually there. An additional feature provided by Facebook Spaces is that you can pull in photos from your Facebook account and expand them on screen. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 6 launched: Here are the key features

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Talking about the display of Xiaomi Mi 6 , so this smartphone will come with 5.15 inch full HD display with 1080p resolution . The device is powered by the latest processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. If we were to judge from what we've previously seen from Xiaomi , then we think the Mi 6 will truly live up to its reputation. Mi 6 will also sport a 3350mAh battery , which is another value higher that Galaxy S8. Read More »

US Treasury Chief Rejects Exxon Bid To Resume Oil Drilling In Russia

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Tillerson's subsequent criticism of the sanctions, along with details in the infamous Trump dossier, made his appointment and Exxon's relationship with Rosneft a popular topic among conspiracy theorists. Department of the Interior (DOI) found there was a 75 percent chance of a major spill. Russia's invasion of Crimea and incursions into eastern Ukraine froze those hopes, as United States and European sanctions blocked western oil companies from working on most new projects in Russian ... Read More »

Woman Wins Car After Spending 50 Hours 'Kissing' Automobile In Round Rock

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The competition started with 20 contestants but most never made it to the end because they took their lips off the cars they were kissing, either because they fell asleep, got distracted or just wanted to leave. As per the rules of the competition, they were allowed to remove their lips from the auto they had been kissing, and the winner's name was drawn in a raffle. Read More »

'Pretty Little Liars' Season 7 Spoilers: Aria to Betray her Friends?

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So this is Jumanji , Pretty Little Liars-style? Spencer's rash decision to start the game is her committing the oldest sin in the Pretty Little Liars book - she acted alone. She says, "You said you'd tell me today about the game". Do they burn it? Aria confides in Holden about her relationship with Ezra . She's beyond stressed, naturally, about having "a ideal stranger's baby" and bats away Emily's help and moral support. Read More »

Chrome, Firefox, and Opera users vulnerable to Unicode domain phishing attacks

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For example, the Chinese character "短" is represented in Punycode as "xn-s7y". Zheng was kind enough to set up a test page at https://www.xn-80ak6aa92e.com/ for those who wish to check how their browser interprets a Punycode site. Therefore, if they detect a domain that looks like but isn't "apple.com", they won't automatically authenticate a user. It allows companies and individuals from countries with non-traditional alphabets to register a domain that contains A-Z characters but ... Read More »

Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Given "Buy" Rating at Scotiabank

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HGHGF's SI was 260,600 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 2728.57% from 700 shares previously. About 186,981 shares traded. It has underperformed by 11.66% the S&P500. The stock of Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) earned "Buy" rating by Ladenburg Thalmann on Wednesday, September 2. This announcement is meant to be a qualified notice to nominees under Treasury Regulation Section 1.1446-4 (b), with 100% of the partnership's distributions to foreign investors attributable to ... Read More »

Splatoon 2 Launching July 21st 2017

Switch, the new-age home gaming console system offering additional mobility convenience to user who can easily carry it on the go, has emerged as the fastest-selling video game system in Nintendo's history. Nintendo notes that this sales surge was accomplished in a non-traditional month for a console launch. Both of these consoles, however, were released in the holiday season, the traditional release window for consoles. Read More »

Le Pen loses ground to Macron in France

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Million of French voters will go to the polls on Sunday for the first round of presidential election, the country's most unpredictable contest likely to shake France's traditional political landscape. Mr Antoine Jardin, a researcher at France's prestigious Sciences Po university, noted that security has always been a core issue for French voters, not least National Front supporters. Read More »

HTC U 11 First Teaser Displays Impressive New "Edge Sense" Feature

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Since beginning of January this year reports speculated that HTC's next device will be named HTC U. That was also the time HTC had announced the HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play. The HTC U 11, aka HTC Ocean, is expected to be launched during its May 16 event. You can check out the promotional video below. The Edge Sensor, which is being touted as the main highlight of the HTC U 11, will feature a sensitive touch frame that lets you quickly open apps and perform functions by simply swiping, ... Read More »

Facebook makes AR push, launches VR app

In a statement, Facebook said the graphic shooting by a Cleveland man posted to Facebook "goes against our policies and everything we stand for."... Facebook "Stories" are a thing now, and this little camera is where you create them. As and when more developers join the program, there will be more stuff on the lines of AR to explore. Read More »

Facebook Spaces makes virtual reality a social experience

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sees the phone as the bridge product to the widespread adoption of augmented reality (AR), and the company is basing some long-term strategy on it. Facebook is also investing more in games . All the while, it is also giving consumers an early taste, letting them experience AR with devices they are familiar with, and collecting tons of data to improve its own algorithms. Read More »