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Geomagnetic storm to hit Earth tomorrow - should you be anxious?

Geomagnetic storm to hit Earth tomorrow - should you be anxious?

Are you ready for a massive magnetic storm? A chart posted on Russia's Lebedev Institute website shows a slight uptick in geomagnetic activity on the 18th (and again on the 22nd and 26th). These s...

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Hacked Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Pays Back Customers

Hacked Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Pays Back Customers

In a blog post published today, the exchange said that it would refund victims 88 JPY, equivalent to $0.83 Dollars that would be multiplied by the number of NEM tokens they held at just before midni...

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Hubble discovers relic galaxy near home

Hubble discovers relic galaxy near home

This is a Hubble Space Telescope image of galaxy NGC 1277. The galaxies are flaming with gleaming areas of star formation. And of course, even some of the largest structures in our universe, gal...

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Valve Revamps Dota 2 Battle Pass With Subscription-Based Dota Plus

Valve Revamps Dota 2 Battle Pass With Subscription-Based Dota Plus

The new subscription option rolls out today for $3.99 a month. Majors Battle Passes, like this one from fall 2016, included daily and weekly challenges, new cosmetics and effects, and other themed...

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Finding an address on Google Maps becomes easier with Plus Codes

Finding an address on Google Maps becomes easier with Plus Codes

Since Plus Codes is an open source solution, apps that use location services can easily incorporate it into their platforms for free. Plus codes are available for everyone, including individuals...

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Ferris Capital LLC Increases Holdings in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS)

About 117,781 shares traded. Vail Resorts, Inc. (MTN) has risen 61.08% since March 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.44% the S&P500. 21,252 shares valued at $5.77 million were sol...

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 launch in India

Xiaomi Redmi 5 launch in India

For India, Xiaomi engineers at Bengaluru R&D have created custom-made features in MIUI 9 Global ROM such as Hindu festival cards, Panchang calendar, stickers and many more. Xiaomi is already riding hi...

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TimesSquare Capital Management LLC Acquires 6245 Shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Adobe Sys Inc now has $109.09B valuation. Egerton Capital UK LLP now owns 2,932,074 shares of the software company's stock worth $513,817,000 after acquiring an additional 1,596,653 shares in the last...

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Apollo Global Management LLC (APO) Insider Sells $6687191.46 in Stock

The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $33.56. About 610,170 shares traded. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $43.00 target ...

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Spotify taps users to add music metadata with new feature

Spotify taps users to add music metadata with new feature

Spotify has launched in South Africa. Eddy Cue , Apple's senior vice president of Internet software and services, revealed the updated subscriber count at SXSW. In addition to its paid service, ...

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Hearthstone channels found-footage horror and announces the newest expansion -- The Witchwood!

Hearthstone channels found-footage horror and announces the newest expansion -- The Witchwood!

Echo lets you play a card multiple times in a turn by putting a temporary copy of itself in your hand when the card enters play. This morning, the developer released a trailer - well, more like a ...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Disproves The Flat Earth Theory

Neil deGrasse Tyson Disproves The Flat Earth Theory

Other Flat Earthers believe that Antarctica is a giant ice wall around the outside of our (flat) planet. Late previous year, hundreds of people who believe Earth is flat attended the first annual Flat...

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Instagram & Snapchat remove Giphy integration due to sticker w

Instagram & Snapchat remove Giphy integration due to sticker w

Now both apps have disabled it. In separate statements, both Instagram and Snapchat revealed that they had temporarily halted the integration of the GIF library with their respective platforms, whil...

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Microsoft's Slack competitor is getting Cortana integration and message translation

Microsoft's Slack competitor is getting Cortana integration and message translation

Microsoft Teams is the company's answer to growing chat startup Slack. Slack has over 1K third-party apps, compared to 250 for Teams. But now over 200,000 businesses are currently using Teams, in...

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Apple is buying Texture, the 'Netflix for magazines'

Apple is buying Texture, the 'Netflix for magazines'

His talk came the same morning that Apple announced that it was buying a digital magazine distributor. Apple already delivers curated news from third-party publishers through its Apple News platfo...

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Three-seat McLaren BP23 set to be firm's fastest yet

Three-seat McLaren BP23 set to be firm's fastest yet

BP23 will have a hybrid powertrain to augment the power of its twin-turbocharged V8 engine to vast levels, and it also needs significant changes to its carbonfibre passenger cell - which Palmer will o...

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Bluepoint Confirms That It Is Working On Another Remake

Bluepoint Confirms That It Is Working On Another Remake

While Bluepoint Games didn't confirm the game it's working on, the technical prowess displayed while remaking Shadow of Colossus is something to be respected and shows that, whatever it is that ...

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Tweetdecking: Twitter suspends several accounts

Tweetdecking: Twitter suspends several accounts

It is unclear whether the accounts will be suspended permanently, or whether Twitter will reinstate them in the future. The company had also made changes to Tweetdeck and its API last month in a...

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Bose is developing 'AR glasses to hear'

Bose is developing 'AR glasses to hear'

That being said, Bose's AR glasses aren't for sale to the public. The Bose AR glasses are not almost the finished product, but this product will purportedly tell you information about objects in...

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MacBook Air 2018 Will Come With LG-Made Retina Displays

MacBook Air 2018 Will Come With LG-Made Retina Displays

All this is speculation, of course, but we've heard previous rumors that Apple will be offering a new entry-level 13-inch MacBook , which could even potentially replace the MacBook Air . The MacBo...

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Google Duo gets a new 30-second Video message update

Google Duo gets a new 30-second Video message update

Google says that like all calls made on Duo, video messages are also secure and end-to-end encrypted. And after you've watched their video message, you can tap the "Call now" button to easily call th...

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"Honor 7C with 5.99" HD+ Display & Snapdragon 450 SoC Goes Official

The device will be available in Black, Red, Gold and Blue color options. Huawei Honor 7C runs on Android 8 Oreo with a layer of Emoticon EMUI 8 UI. After the Honor View10 and Honor 9 Lite, ...

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Android Wear rebranding underway it seems, get ready for Wear OS

Android Wear rebranding underway it seems, get ready for Wear OS

Thankfully, Google appears to be planning a complete rebrand for Android Wear to breath new life into it. Now, with Android P in works, Google is experimenting with a new rounded search bar ...

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Korean leader head to Japan, China on outcome of N. Korea visit

Korean leader head to Japan, China on outcome of N. Korea visit

Chung said Kim told the South Koreans during talks in Pyongyang that he's "committed to denuclearization" and pledged that " North Korea will refrain from any further nuclear or missile tests". By wa...

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WhatsApp 'Delete for Everyone' message time limit extended

WhatsApp 'Delete for Everyone' message time limit extended

With this, iPhone and iPad (LTE) users will be able to delete unintended messages from group chats after more than an hour. This additional time could help facilitate more temporary conversations on...

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Google honours British chemist Perkin with sketch doodle on his 180th birthday

Google honours British chemist Perkin with sketch doodle on his 180th birthday

However, the discovery may well be termed accidental and justifies the words of famed scientist Louis Pasteur: "chance favours only the prepared mind". Making use of the cheap and widely accessible co...

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Kentucky Selected for Record 57th NCAA Tournament

Kentucky Selected for Record 57th NCAA Tournament

They beat Wisconsin in 2001 as a No. 11 seed and shocked Baylor 57-56 in 2015 as a No. 14 seed. But all of them came to teams in the NCAA Tournament picture. The Longhorns are also 0-4 ATS in their la...

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You can get some 'Mario Kart' in Google Maps starting today

You can get some 'Mario Kart' in Google Maps starting today

The option to switch to Mario will be available to drivers for a week. Seriously though, it's a fun nifty feature, and in this period between Pokemon Go! and whatever immersive Kirby game takes over...

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Samsung Electronics showcases Galaxy S9 in Mexico

Samsung Electronics showcases Galaxy S9 in Mexico

The report notes that Samsung may not include the under-display fingerprint scanner despite all the rage during the Mobile World Congress and Consumer Electronics Show this year. There's good news f...

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OnePlus 5 gets Android 8.1 Oreo with OxygenOS Open Beta 6

OnePlus 5 gets Android 8.1 Oreo with OxygenOS Open Beta 6

With that, OnePlus 5 also joins the select list of smartphones running latest Android 8.1 Oreo OS. A quick look at the replies in the forum thread for this Open Beta shows that users find the Fruit ...

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Elon Musk crashes SXSW panel to talk about space travel

Elon Musk crashes SXSW panel to talk about space travel

Musk kicked off his quick on-stage appearance with discussing how there are a lot of negative things in the world. Musk, who is the founder of multiple companies, including SpaceX, Tesla and the B...

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Scientists find new kind of ice never-before-seen on Earth

Scientists find new kind of ice never-before-seen on Earth

Recently, researchers were looking for molecular forms of carbon dioxide in the Earth's mantle when they stumbled across diamonds spewed from volcanoes and found traces of new water ice inside them. D...

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Trump signs tariff orders, ignores allies, Republicans

Trump signs tariff orders, ignores allies, Republicans

Describing the dumping of steel and aluminum in the U.S. market as "an assault on our country", Trump said in a White House announcement that the best outcome would for companies to move their mills...

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Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un to hold historic meeting

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un to hold historic meeting

A personal meeting would have been all but unthinkable when Trump was being dismissed as a "senile dotard " and the Korean "rocket man" was snapping off weapons tests in his quest for a nuclear ars...

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Frida Kahlo Is a Barbie Doll Now. (Signature Unibrow Not Included.)

Frida Kahlo Is a Barbie Doll Now. (Signature Unibrow Not Included.)

The Frida Kahlo Corporation, the organization that claims to represent Kahlo's family and owns the right to Frida Kahlo as a brand name, also released their own statement on the matter. " Laverne ...

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Oppo F7 with notch display launching in India on March 26

Oppo F7 with notch display launching in India on March 26

The company has revealed that it is going to launch Oppo F7 - the successor of the selfie-focused Oppo F5 that was launched in India previous year. While Vivo is yet to share any details of this sma...

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Huawei Y9 (2018) with Kirin 659 SoC & Quad Cameras Launched in Thailand

Huawei Y9 (2018) with Kirin 659 SoC & Quad Cameras Launched in Thailand

However, it is mentioned to be available in Black, Blue, and Gold color options. The company's new mid-range smartphone offers not just such a screen , but also a enormous battery. The one thing that...

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Active Stocks in Review: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS)

Active Stocks in Review: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS)

Timpani Capital Management Llc decreased Lendingtree Inc (TREE) stake by 19.52% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the comp...

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NASA found out that the human genome in space may change

According to the researchers, almost seven percent of Scott Kelly's gene did not return to normal as it shows long-lasting changes compared to his identical twin brother Mark Kelly, who also had the s...

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 will be an Amazon India exclusive, hints teaser

Xiaomi Redmi 5 will be an Amazon India exclusive, hints teaser

The company has officially announced that the smartphone will be available exclusively on Amazon. The Xiaomi Redmi 5 is expected to feature a 5.7 inch HD+ (1440 x 720 pixels) display and it will...

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