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Was told they had beef: Accused admits to Haryana lynching

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The CPI (M) leader said that the incident should be condemned and such issues are the biggest challenges in the country. However, Hashim gave a different account indicating that there was no dispute over seats in the train. Junaid was a student of Islamic studies in Surat, Gujarat along with his brother Hashim (20). "I appeal to all to treat everyone equally", he said. Read More »

Texas mother was distracted by Facebook when infant daughter drowned, sheriff says

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Stuckey allegedly told authorities she left the bathroom to attend to another child, and spoke to two individuals on Facebook Messenger for at least 18 minutes before discovering her daughter's lifeless body. Her other three small children are in the care of state child welfare officials after the death earlier this month of her daughter, Zayla Hernandez . Read More »

US approves $2 billion sale of drones to India ahead of meeting

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But frankly, the priorities are different, and the nature of the relationships are different", the official said. Modi's visit will lack the type of public display of affection that marked his visit to the Obama White House in 2014, when he and then-President Obama visited the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial together. Read More »

Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017

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Spencer, however, refused to admit that Microsoft is selling each Xbox One X at a loss, clouding the profit margin that the company expects from what is described as "the world's most powerful console". "As far as I'm aware, there is nothing that offers the combination of power and performance at the price that we're doing right now [with Xbox One X]". Read More »

Microsoft Wants To Bring Xbox Emulation Onto The PC

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Check out more information on the all new Xbox One X on their website here. Xbox One X will launch on 7 November 2017 alongside Xbox exclusive action game Crackdown 3. World of Tanks looks much more clearer on Xbox One X than PlayStation 4 Pro. Indeed, the custom Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) GPU in the newest Xbox can run at 6 teraflops, compared to the Sony console which comes with an AMD Polaris graphics card that is capable of running at 4.2 teraflops. Read More »

Spain court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

Last week , Cristiano Ronaldo was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014. Also, last month, former Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao were accused by the prosecutor's office of not paying all their taxes. Read More »

Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

The video, posted on YouTube Wednesday, was removed as of Friday morning. In every episode, the department talked about recent happenings with the police. There are sounds of rapid movement, the woman yelling "Get ready, (expletive)!" and the police repeatedly warning her to get back before five shots are fired. Read More »

Microsoft want official Xbox emulation on the PC

This is a true 4K console. The prime concern is that the new console is compatible with all the existing games of the Xbox One and the device has the capacity to scale up these games for 4K viewing . The games would be available digitally and on disc for Xbox One players. I don't think it's good for our industry if we got into a point where people are holding back the technical innovation of game developers based on a marketing deal. Read More »

Microsoft unveiled its new console, Xbox One X

Microsoft has finally launched their ambitious bid to claim the lead in 4K gaming with the launch of Microsoft Xbox One X . Previously known as Project Scorpio , Xbox One X promises 40% more power in terms of graphics. Speaking to Giant Bomb (via Gamespot ), Spencer said that supporting original Xbox games on Xbox One is more technically challenging than Xbox 360, and touched on the rights issue as another bump in the road. Read More »

Chicago's new Apple store has a giant MacBook for a roof

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As discovered by DNAInfo , the roof of Apple's new Chicago retail store will closely resemble a huge MacBook from the sky, with reports showing Apple has differed from their original renderings to personalise the store to match their line of MacBook computers. Read More »

How IT should prep for Apple's public OS betas

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There have been two betas that were seeded already for iOS 11, so you might not want to check out iOS 10.3.3 Beta 4. This is just about a week after iOS 10.3.3 Beta 3 was made available for both the public and the developers. It's mostly the same, but it's usually more stable. Apple is releasing its new mobile software this fall, but developers and anxious early adopters can get their hands on iOS 11 now. Read More »

YouTube's mobile app will adjust to display videos of any size

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Talking of which, we recommend spending a few minutes today browsing a slideshow produced by video agency Little Monster Media Co which outlines its latest learnings about how the YouTube algorithm works in 2017. 'To date, we've launched 37 original series and movies on YouTube Red, and they've generated almost a quarter billion views, ' Wojcicki shared in a blog post . Read More »

WhatsApp Now Allows Sharing of All File Types

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People using WhatsApp on their smartphones will now be able to share all kinds of files, including photos, videos, documents, and others. That said, there are some limits. With a billion-plus user base and growing, the ceiling is important as it will keep the WhatsApp servers from crashing. Users from India, Japan, Kuwait and Sri Lank have reported addition of new feature . Read More »

Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft

Fultz , often compared to Houston's James Harden , missed Washington's final four games, capped by a Pac-12 Tournament loss to Southern California. Only Fultz, however, forgot to include the franchise he was selected by. Ball became the first high-profile draftee under the regime of new Lakers head of basketball operations Magic Johnson . Read More »

Apple CEO Tim Cook to address 2017 graduates at MIT

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Cook said most of the time, technology is a force for good, but said there are adverse consequences stemming from it, such as threats to security, privacy threats, fake news and social media "that becomes anti social". One way can be by leveraging artificial intelligence, and though Apple is often termed a laggard on AI when compared to companies like Google, Microsoft , and Amazon, Cook argues that machine learning is already well integrated into iPhones. Read More »

Microsoft Explains Why Xbox One X Is Worth $100 Premium

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Will you be picking one up later this year? A new game called " Metro: Exodus " takes advantage of the Xbox One X's processing power to dazzle with 4K visuals (alongside a mountain of visual detail). Microsoft presented us 42 new titles at the E3 2017 event. Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft's Xbox division, said the console would be able to play games at 4K resolution while the system would run games at 60 frames per second (fps). Read More »

OnePlus 5 launched in India for Rs 32999: Check specifications

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The back of the OnePlus 5 is strikingly similar with that of the iPhone 7 Plus . The chamfered edges make the grip more comfortable, the same thing you experience with an Apple phone. The company, which retails only online through Amazon and its own portal, plans to set up experience stores in India to allow prospective users to get a touch and feel of its devices."I'm actually going to scout for some locations in Mumbai right now", said Lau. Read More »

Android O name revealed? Leak suggests 'Oatmeal Cookie' and not 'Oreo'

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However, a publication called Myce is suggesting a different possibility. This seemingly sound theory stems from multiple mentions of "OC" in Android's source code. For the first time, machine learning has been integrated in the platform along with many other features. Google's Project Treble should help curb this disparity, however, removing numerous necessary steps in issuing Android updates and generally making the process much simpler for OEMs. Read More »

Taylor Swift Desperate To Win Over Joe Alwyn's Parents

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According to estimates by Billboard , Taylor Swift may have earned herself almost $400,000 in just one week since she returned to streaming services earlier this month. Not a bad payoff especially considering the rumour that Taylor brought her music back for a more trivial reason- it was the same day Katy Perry released her new album, and so fans assumed taking away her spotlight was just another move in the famous Swift/Perry feud. Read More »

Destiny 2 on PC won't have gun recoil, but consoles will

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How can you snap them all up? Having no kick on numerous weapons in Destiny 2 significantly changes the skill requirements for clearing through raids and definitely lowers the bar in PVP. Fair enough. Say what you like about Destiny , but it still manages to pull in one hell of an audience. You owned The Taken King and completed all 8 Moments of Triumph during Destiny's second year. Read More »

Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

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McDavid led the league in even-strength points (71), assists, primary assists and multi-point games and had a hand in 41 per cent of the Oilers' goals - compared to 32 per cent for Crosby, the likely runner-up. None of this to mention Bobrovsky also turned in a.939 SP at 5-on-5 this past season. He had the league's best goals-against average of 2.06. Burns' pace may have slowed as the post-season approached, but his 29 goals were the most by a defender since Mike Green potted 31 back in ... Read More »

Google will soon stop scanning your emails to personalize ads in Gmail

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Here's a surprise announcement from Google: It will stop scanning the inboxes of Gmail's free users for ad personalization at some point later this year. Someone writing about running, for instance, might see ads for Nike or Asics shoes. Ad personalization still occurs, but it will leverage signals other than the scanning of emails to target advertising. Read More »

Beyond Good and Evil 2 releases video of in-engine tech demo

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Series creator Michel Ancel appeared to throw some cold water on those hopes when he said in an interview last week that the game was at " day zero of development ". What's more, a time lapse in the video exhibits how the game takes into account astronomical physics, with planets turning in real-time, changes in the atmosphere affecting a ship's force as it flies into outer space, and "real-time giant meteorites, asteroids, falling and modifying the planet's ground". Read More »

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) EPS Estimated At $0.70

Sanford C. Bernstein set a $76.00 price target on Microsoft Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, March 9th. CLSA initiated the stock with "Outperform" rating in Thursday, December 8 report. Edge Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Co holds 5.3% or 224,794 shares in its portfolio. FORSYTH JOHN D had sold 4,280 shares worth $206,938. Alpine Prtnrs Vi Ltd Liability reported 30,615 shares. Read More »

Google Glass gets its first update since 2014

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Perhaps Google was inspired by Snapchat's Spectacles . This means that you can now use a number of Bluetooth devices like keyboards with Google Glass, the update also comes with a range of performance improvements and bug fixes. GOOGLE Glass has made a surprise comeback after the augmented reality headset's companion app was given its first update in nearly three years. Google seems to be willing to support Google Glass even though it's no longer selling the device and even shut down ... Read More »

Watch Super Mario take on Level 1 in the AR world

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I didn't know I needed to see Super Mario Bros . in augmented reality until now. To demonstrate his creation for an audience, Singh donned a Mario-style outfit (because, why not) and his HoloLens headset. He added that the limited field of view offered by HoloLens wasn't a big deal when playing the game, "since all the action tends to start happening further out in front of you". Read More »

Huge finally set to launch in July on Xbox One and PC

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Perfect World Entertainment announced that enormous will launch on Arc, Steam , Xbox One and Windows 10 on July 20 , 2017. "We've added bot matches to help you hone your skills, voice chat to aid communication and coordination with your team, and a whole new teaching experience for new players just getting started in the game", explained Motiga in the blog post. Read More »

Nissan shows off next-gen Leaf's semiautonomous ProPilot system

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The development of ProPilot technology is part of Nissan Intelligent Mobility, the company's blueprint for transforming how cars are driven, powered and integrated into society. Nissan is taking a slow, steady approach to releasing semiautonomous systems in its cars. THE 2018 NISSAN LEAF will offer autonomous drive ability when it launches in Europe later this year and in Australia early next year. Read More »

Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating United States student

Lakshmi Sammarco said in a news release her office received and examined Warmbier's body but the family objected to an autopsy and the coroner only performed an external examination. Warmbier was salutatorian of his 2013 Wyoming High School class before attending the University of Virginia . US President Donald Trump called the North a "brutal regime". Read More »