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Xiaomi pips Samsung as top smartphone company: Canalys

Xiaomi pips Samsung as top smartphone company: Canalys

The Chinese player shipped close to 8.2 million smartphone units in the quarter, with Samsung closing in at 7.3 million. According to data from Singapore-based research firm Canalys, Xiaomi clocked ...

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Bell customer's information illegally accessed in data breach

Bell customer's information illegally accessed in data breach

There are reports that the company is contacting those customers that may be affected. A Bell customer service representative later confirmed the email's authenticity in a phone call with MobileSyr...

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Divers Found Population Of Crawling Rare Fish Accidentally

Divers Found Population Of Crawling Rare Fish Accidentally

Within a stretch of reef about the size of a badminton court, they found a total of eight red handfish. The red handfish grow to about four inches in length. Fourteen known species of handfish are e...

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Rocket Lab launched a secret payload into space last weekend

Rocket Lab launched a secret payload into space last weekend

If it works, the satellite won't always be brighter than the moon or the International Space Station, but Rocket Lab anticipates that occasionally people on the ground will be treated to a bright fl...

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PUBG Corp says PUBG 2.0 has no clear roadmap

PUBG Corp says PUBG 2.0 has no clear roadmap

The other highlight has to do with improving server and client performance. The latest PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ( PUBG ) update for PC is bringing with it a few key changes to help ease the b...

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Crystal Dynamics hires Uncharted and Dead Space vets for The Avengers Project

Crystal Dynamics hires Uncharted and Dead Space vets for The Avengers Project

Creative directors are ultimately responsible for much of the stuff players care about: the way the game plays, its aesthetics and story, that sort of thing. "As development progresses, our studio con...

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Robert W. Baird Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)

The firm has a market capitalization of $88,880.00, a P/E ratio of 25.75, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.57 and a beta of 1.14. TIM Participacoes S.A. Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) pays a div...

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Atari Is Hoping to Crowdfund a Switch Version of Roller Coaster Tycoon

Atari Is Hoping to Crowdfund a Switch Version of Roller Coaster Tycoon

The company claimed since its initial release in 1999, RollerCoaster Tycoon has been one of the most popular gaming franchises of all time and the game's series has moved more than 14.4 million unit...

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Anthem delayed into 2019 due to pressure to succeed

Anthem delayed into 2019 due to pressure to succeed

Anthem was revealed at EA Play before E3 2017. The report claims that the developer is under mounting pressure to come up with the goods, with its projected release window of fall 2018 pushed back ...

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Shares Of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) sold By GALANKO WILLIAM ANDREW

Shares Of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) sold By GALANKO WILLIAM ANDREW

The company has market cap of $43.34 billion. The stock increased 0.74% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $47.77. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 4.19 mi...

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Qualcomm Vows to Appeal $1.2 Billion European Fine Over Payments to Apple

Qualcomm Vows to Appeal $1.2 Billion European Fine Over Payments to Apple

Broadcom argues it will smooth rocky relations with customers such as Apple. Vestager said the EU's two-and-a-half year probe uncovered internal Apple documents showing it was "seriously thinking ab...

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Idea Q3 Loss Increases By 233% To Rs 1286 Crore

Idea Q3 Loss Increases By 233% To Rs 1286 Crore

Idea's losses stood at Rs 383.9 crore in the year-ago period, and Rs 1,106.6 crore in the trailing September quarter, as per a BSE filing. Idea's revenue from operations was at Rs 6,509.6 crore f...

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[Updated] The PlayStation Network Is Fine Again

[Updated] The PlayStation Network Is Fine Again

A massive hack for Sony's PlayStation 4 console has arrived, allowing enterprising individuals to access homebrew software (such as installing Linux or using cracked copies of games) and emulation. Up...

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Plex VR for Daydream Makes Your Media Library Consumable in Virtual Reality

Plex VR for Daydream Makes Your Media Library Consumable in Virtual Reality

Along with that, you can interact with the entire scene, such as picking up cups and popcorn containers, and there's mention of a kitten in Plex's blog post . Now, users just need a Daydream-compatib...

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SpaceX fires up all of Falcon Heavy's 27 engines in critical test

SpaceX fires up all of Falcon Heavy's 27 engines in critical test

SpaceX teams have been running the rocket through a wet dress rehearsal of a launch on the pad for several weeks ahead of the much awaited static fire test . Concept art released by SpaceX when th...

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Google I/O 2018 Teased With Delicious Pineapple Cake And Cryptic Puzzles

Google I/O 2018 Teased With Delicious Pineapple Cake And Cryptic Puzzles

That's news of its own, but we are not quite done just yet. We just know I/O 2018 will be as fun and grand for the geeks and nerds. The I/O font is used but they appear to be digital signals in binary...

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Monster Hunter World has been in development for 4 years

Monster Hunter World has been in development for 4 years

Sadly, Nintendo Switch users won't get the chance to play Monster Hunter World , and here is why. Switch wasn't even announced at the time we kicked this game off. In Japan, Monster Hunter: World w...

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Windows 10 users will soon be able to delete telemetry data

The first is the Windows Diagnostic Data Viewer , which is already in testing with Microsoft's Windows Insiders. According to the company, you will be able to see, search, and take action with your d...

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Fitbit Extends Pebble Support Through June 2018

Fitbit Extends Pebble Support Through June 2018

According to Fitbit's announcement, Pebble devices will continue to work after June 30, but these features will stop working: the Pebble app store, the Pebble forum, voice recognition features, SM...

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2017 was second-warmest year on record

2017 was second-warmest year on record

The two examinations demonstrate that the five hottest years on record all have occurred since 2010, in light of the fact that global warming is genuine, notwithstanding when it's cool out. 2017 marks...

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Apple may discontinue the iPhone X around July-August this year

Apple may discontinue the iPhone X around July-August this year

Apple confesses that the shipment of iPhone X was fastest when compared to the shipment of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus . So instead of dwelling on a successful but not explosive iPhone model, KGI...

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Asteroid to make close encounter on Super Bowl Sunday

Asteroid to make close encounter on Super Bowl Sunday

According to NASA, 2002 AJ129 is a medium-sized asteroid that's between one-third and three-quarters of a mile across. "We have been tracking this asteroid for over 14 years and know its orbit very ...

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IOS 11.3 preview doesn't include any iPad specific features

IOS 11.3 preview doesn't include any iPad specific features

In addition to the iPhone Health app, Apple has developed ResearchKit, software to help researchers develop iPhone apps to conduct health studies, and HealthKit, a platform that allows consumers t...

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Supercontinent Nuna: Northeast Australia Came From North America 1.7 Billion Years Ago

Supercontinent Nuna: Northeast Australia Came From North America 1.7 Billion Years Ago

Geologists from Australia's Curtin University made the surprising discovery that a part of Australia was once attached to North America. Pangea was the last so-called supercontinent which began to...

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Firefox 58 released with speedier WebAssembly compiler

Firefox 58 released with speedier WebAssembly compiler

Two significant performance improvements have been added with the release of Firefox Quantum 58 .0. Firefox has also changed how it caches and retrieves JavaScript, further speeding up page loads. Fi...

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Facebook buys government ID authentication startup Confirm

Facebook buys government ID authentication startup Confirm

US lawmakers have expressed alarm at Facebook's limited ability to know who is buying advertisements, including election-related ads, on the world's largest social network. Confirm.io adds that its cu...

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'Stranger Things' star David Harbour agrees to officiate IL wedding

'Stranger Things' star David Harbour agrees to officiate IL wedding

Only last week, Harbour agreed to get ordained as a priest and officiate at a fan's wedding after she managed to get 125,000 re-tweets. A representative for Greenpeace has since responded with an ...

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The Google Lunar XPrize competition comes to an end without a victor

The Google Lunar XPrize competition comes to an end without a victor

According to XPrize , although they expected a victor by now, they felt that the lunar mission is too hard for the teams as they were facing difficulties of fundraising, technical and regulatory chal...

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Ron Colone: Notes on a super, blue blood moon

Ron Colone: Notes on a super, blue blood moon

The term " blue moon " refers to the second full moon in a single month. A "blood moon" happens when Earth's moon is in full eclipse. These are summed up and as a result every two or three years we ...

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(DLTR) Shares Sold by Gateway Investment Advisers LLC

With 77,800 avg volume, 9 days are for Airgain Incorporated (NASDAQ:AIRG)'s short sellers to cover AIRG's short positions. The stock increased 0.29% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $...

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Range Rover SV Coupe marks return of the two-door Land Rover

Range Rover SV Coupe marks return of the two-door Land Rover

Land Rover teased the announcement with a release of an interior image, while saving the exterior view for a later date. Certain elements of the "regular" Range Rover interior carry over, includi...

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Man Bites iPhone Battery Causing It to Explode!

Man Bites iPhone Battery Causing It to Explode!

The battery explodes. You're probably thinking that this can't be real. He drops it quickly and stands shocked as others in the marketplace stop too. If you don't plan on replacing the device, you c...

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Uganda's Yoweri Museveni loves Donald Trump because 'he speaks frankly to Africans'

Uganda's Yoweri Museveni loves Donald Trump because 'he speaks frankly to Africans'

Mr Trump has denied making the remarks but U.S. senators who attended the meeting say that he did. I love Trump because he tells Africans frankly, " said the president. Meeting speaker of parliament, ...

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Domino's Pizza Group (DOM) PT Raised to GBX 415

Financial Bank Of Hawaii holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Domino's Pizza, Inc . About 100,743 shares traded. In other Domino's Pizza Group news, insider Rachel Osborne sold 17,661 shares of the stoc...

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EFCC asks court to revoke Metuh's bail

EFCC asks court to revoke Metuh's bail

He was accused of committing the offence alongside his company, Destra Investment Limited, in 2015. "Since the cause of this trial, we see traps and land mines deliberately thrown by the defence to ...

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Google gets into audiobooks as rivalry with Amazon heats up

Google gets into audiobooks as rivalry with Amazon heats up

Google launching an audiobooks store widens the battle, which has also seen Google's YouTube unit stop supporting an Amazon product. On those devices there'll be voice control too. Audiobooks are a...

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God of War Arrives on PS4 on April 20, 2018

God of War Arrives on PS4 on April 20, 2018

Just a few of the highlights, not to mention the digital items as well! The pre-order incentive for God of War are three legendary shield skins. Alongside these announcements, Barlog also reveal...

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Woman dragged out of auto, raped in Gurugram; husband held at gunpoint

Woman dragged out of auto, raped in Gurugram; husband held at gunpoint

A police official said: "On Sunday night a woman, her husband and brother-in-law were returning from a function in a vehicle". According to reports, when the men spotted the woman inside the auto, o...

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Study Finds No Link Between Video Games and Violence

Study Finds No Link Between Video Games and Violence

The experiment comprised of basically two spectrums, one spectrum included a video game in which a player has to avoid crashing his auto into buses whereas the other spectrum was similar in concept ...

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The Xbox One X is now in India, priced at Rs. 44990

The Xbox One X is now in India, priced at Rs. 44990

The company detailed some of the specifications of the Xbox One X which comes with an AMD CPU, 8GB of flash memory along with graphic memory of 12GB. Meanwhile, Microsoft has been wise enough to...

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