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Galaxy S8 exposed in even more press shots, front and back

We will bring the official specifications as soon as Samsung brings this gadget. Evan Blass (@ evleaks ), one of the famous and nearly ever-reliable tipster has revealed the colour options of the smartphone along with pricing details. The processor has been clocked at 2.45GHz and it is coupled with an Adreno 540 graphics processing unit and 4GB of RAM. According to Kuo, Samsung thinks that the current day dual-camera ISP design is "immature" so both the S8 and S8+ will arrive with 12MP ...

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Twitter Makes It Easier to Stream Professional Video via Periscope

Instead, the software offered a way to use professional equipment in order to stream higher-quality, more polished videos. The Mevo's software turns the shot glass-sized camera into a quasi mobile studio solution - while there's just one lens, the camera and app let users set up multiple 1080p-sized crops on the full 4K image, and they can switch between these on the fly while live-streaming.

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Fox News pulls popular face after Trump wiretap claims

The Los Angeles Times , citing anonymous sources, said "Napolitano is not expected to be on Fox News Channel any time in the near future". Former CIA director under the Obama administration Leon Panetta said on Monday (March 21) that US President Donald Trump should "apologise" to former President Barack Obama over Trump's allegation that Obama "wiretapped" his election campaign.

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Forbes' Billionaire List Reveals Trump Is Nowhere Near the Top 10

His net worth is no chump change, but it isn't in the same league as the list's top billionaires worldwide, including Bill Gates (No. 1 this time around), with a net worth of $86 billion. The highest ranking woman on the list was L'Oreal cosmetics shareholder Liliane Bettencourt, who was 14th with $39.5 billion. The youngest member of the list is John Collison, the 26-year-old founder of Internet payment startup Stripe, who boasts a net worth of $1.1 billion .

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Management exodus at Uber continues, now VP of Mapping quits the company

Jones wished the "thousands of incredible people at the company" well. According to Recode , Jones had voiced dissatisfaction with the company's strategies. He allegedly failed to disclose that he'd left his previous job at Google because of a sexual harassment allegation. He joined Uber from Target Corp, where he was chief marketing officer and is credited with modernising the retailer's brand.

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Nearly 1500 migrants rescued from Italian waters

The number of boats arriving in Italy has increased by around 50 per cent compared to the same period previous year, with 3,300 migrants rescued from rubber boats off the coast of Libya on Sunday alone and another 420 in the past two days. Sarraj is seeking a total of €800 million and a list of equipment, including four helicopters and 20 boats, Italy's Corriere della Sera newspaper reported on Monday.

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Tokyo returns to world's 10 priciest cities in Asian domination

Japanese cities Tokyo and Osaka have re-emerged in the list at fourth and fifth position, respectively, due to the sustained strengthening of the Japanese yen. While Asia dominates at the top of the index it was Australasia and Brazil which saw the fastest rise in the relative cost of living this year. NY was the sole North American representative among the ten most expensive.

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Help celebrate National Ag Day

Sponsored by the Agriculture Council of America (ACA) and Successful Farming magazine (part of Meredith Agrimedia), the contest brought in entries from across the country. The average age of the American farmer is 58 years old, and, according to the 2012 Ag Census , 57 percent of the nation's farmers are within 10 years of retirement age or older.

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U.S. bans electronics on flights from 8 Muslim countries

Passengers would be allowed to carry larger devices such as tablets, portable DVD players, laptops and cameras in their checked luggage. News of the ban landed Monday when Royal Jordanian Airlines said in a since-deleted tweet that it received a directive from "concerned U.S.

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Greek police confiscate 8 packages with explosives

A second Greek police source on Monday said the eight additional packages had been scanned and "found to contain a similar mechanism". The group had been behind a 2010 spate of parcel bomb attacks in which they had sent devices to the offices of European politicians, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, as well as foreign embassies in Athens.

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Dubai ruler opens key phase of $408m solar park

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai , officially inaugurated the 200MW second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park Monday. The significance of the solar park is not only in combining the efforts of the public and private sectors in solar energy, but also in hosting a Research & Development centre that will include a photovoltaic solar testing facility, which is set to become one of the largest in the region.

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Apple Clips is iOS' Long-Awaited Answer to Snapchat

I can see where Clips would be useful. From there, you can edit your clips , add text and music (either from your phone or from the app's selection of soundtracks that automatically adjust to the length of your video), and add additional frames - like opening and closing credits.

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How millennials win and lose under GOP health bill

They also believe it should be up to the states to decide whether or not to implement working requirements and asset tests for low-income people who seek to enroll. If a monthly premium for a young person is now $400, before subsidies, the same coverage can be priced no more than $1,200 per month, before subsidies, for an older person.

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'Pink Star' Diamond Could Fetch More Than $60 Million at Auction

The Pink Star sold for nearly €60 million at an auction in Switzerland in 2013, but is back on the market after the sale defaulted. However, the sale fell through after Wolf and his investors defaulted on payment. Sotheby's will be placing The Pink Star on display from March 29 to April 3 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre prior to the diamond auction.

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Taiwan Launches Submarine Building Project to Boost National Defense

The black-hulled vessel half-submerged in the water that Tsai visited has been in service for almost half a century. The country's Navy Commander Admiral Huang Shu-Kuang, Chairman of CSBC Corporation Cheng Wen-lon, and President of the National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) Chang Guan-Chung signed a memorandum of understanding which underlined the submarine project, Focus Taiwan media outlet reported.

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FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) Surges 6.71% in Pre-market

After $-0.22 actual EPS reported by FireEye Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 159.09% negative EPS growth. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. The business's revenue was up.0% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Over the last quarter, insiders sold 405,848 shares of company stock valued at $4,768,862.

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Surged 6.75%

The firm raises its estimates and remain 700bps/17c ahead of sales/EPS consensus for 2017. For the next 5 years, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc .is expecting Growth of -98.3% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -43.28% per annum.

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2017 sees more rising temperatures and climate extremes, records show

The report states that extreme weather events in 2016 included severe droughts in Southern and Central America and in Eastern Africa. El Niño also meant global sea levels "rose very strongly", while an "unprecedented anomaly" - more than 4 million km below average - was recorded in the global sea ice level in November.

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Dodge & Cox Buys Shares of 96623574 Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW)

The stock appeared -3.21% below its 52-week highs and is down -1.70% for the last five trades. On 1/24/2013 Charles Schwab Corp announced a quarterly dividend of $0.06 1.5% with an ex dividend date of 2/6/2013 which will be payable on 2/22/2013.

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Price Target Analysis Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM)

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. increased its stake in Sprouts Farmers Market by 6.7% in the fourth quarter. Hence, the surprise factor was -5.9 percent. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 2.99 Billion. Nearly 9 million shares exchanged hands during the last hour of Thursday trading, making it the busiest one hour of trading in the past year.

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The Brokerages Set FedEx Co. (FDX) PT at $198.28

The share price of the company (NYSE:FDX) was up +0.98%, with a high of 194.26 during the day and the volume of FedEx Corporation shares traded was 1412054. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 9th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.82%. FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) Air Delivery & Freight Services has a Current Ratio of 1.5 with a Quick Ratio value of 1.5.

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Oil in Global Economy Series: Negotiations under way as OPEC meeting nears

One OPEC delegate said, "An extension is needed to balance the market", but added that "any extension of the cut agreement should be with non-OPEC" - meaning, Russian Federation and other non-members need to remain part of the initiative. EIA noted that gasoline supplies fell by 3.1 million barrels, and distillate stockpiles dropped 4.2 million barrels last week, too. Recent reports showed that oil production from the U.S.

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Bill Gates Visits the White House After Trump Proposes Big Budget Cuts

He debuted on the Forbes billionaires list in 2008, with an estimated net worth of US$5.1b ($7.2b). For the fourth year in a row, Bill Gates has been named the richest person in the world, but according to Forbes Magazine he has increased competition.

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Investors Catching Stocks Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd now owns 16,168 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 13,981 shares during the period. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc's consensus price target is around $11.92 a share. Loop Capital started coverage on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research report on Monday, December 5th.

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Forbes Billionaires List 2017: Houston Is Home to 13 Tycoons

The amount of wealth self-made women have created is also a record 1.68% of the total billionaires list, up from 1.49% a year ago. Chaudhary's three sons, Nirvaan, Rahul and Barun accompany the 59 year old businessman with the family business.

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USA government insists Muslim airlines ban electronics

In a notice that appears to be prompted by federal USA officials, Royal Jordanian Airlines issued a new ban on electronic devices on planes Monday. The authorities have confirmed that the ban is applicable to all non-stop flights heading to the U.S.

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CBI initiates preliminary enquiry into Narada sting operation case

The CBI, which is conducting the investigation as per a Calcutta High Court order, has already contacted Narada News CEO Mathew Samuel who had conducted the sting operation on several Trinamool Congress ministers, MPs and MLAs. As per sources, the CBI also seized laptop and spy cam used by the Narada News in their sting operation. The official said a pen drive, an iPhone, a hard disk and the CFSL report collected from the court were being looked into.

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USA to ban some airline passengers from carrying larger electronics

The secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, John Kelly, and the acting head of the Transportation Security Administration, Huban Gowadia, decided that greater security was needed based on intelligence about airlines that fly non-stop from 10 airports to the USA, according to four senior administration officials who spoke to reporters on background to discuss security measures.

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US Bans Passengers Of Middle Eastern Airlines From Bringing Electronics On Planes

The ban will apply to devices larger than a mobile phone, the official said. Royal Jordanian tweeted, and later deleted , instructions to its passengers. One top US airline official told the I-Team that Homeland Security and Transportation Security officials anticipate releasing details Tuesday, but have communicated to USA carriers that the policy will not impact them.

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India court gives sacred Ganges and Yamuna rivers human status

The Whanganui River was given such status in recent past. The judges cited the example of the Whanganui river, revered by the indigenous Māori people, which was declared a living entity with full legal rights by the New Zealand government last week.

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U.S. plans on banning large electronics on flights from some Muslim nations

A USA official told Reuters news agency the rule has been under consideration since the United States government learned of an unspecified terrorist threat several weeks ago. American carriers and domestic flights do not appear to be impacted by the ban. Other electronics, like laptops or tablets, would have to be placed in checked baggage.

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General Mills Q3 Profit Tops Estimates, Organic Sales Down 5%; Reaffirms Outlook

General Mills , Inc is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. Thanks to an increase of nearly 4.8% in the past one month, the stock price is now outperforming with 11.9% so far on the year - still in strong zone.

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Paul Foster moves up on Forbes billionaire list

In a personal financial disclosure form filed with the federal government previous year, Trump said his net worth was over $10 billion. Dean White , who made his fortune in billboards and hotels, died previous year. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos ($72.8B), European businessman Amancia Ortega ($71.3B), and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg ($56B) round out the top five.

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Cognizant may cut 6000 - 10000 jobs during annual appraisals

In previous years where we outperformed our goals, we paid significantly above the target payout. Automation, once again, is being blamed behind the mass layoffs as it renders many lower-end jobs redundant. The company has stated that the layoffs are a part of its annual exercise to pinpoint and eliminate poor performers. The 6000 employees show 2.3% of company's workforce.

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Oil price falls by 1% as worries over United States output mount

OPEC and other producers including Russian Federation agreed to reduce output by 1.8 million barrels a day in the first half of 2017 to rebalance the market. An OPEC panel is scheduled to meet this month to review compliance with the current deal. Last November, OPEC agreed to cut output by 1.2 million barrels, but most of the heavy-lifting has been done by Saudi Arabia - the group's de facto leader.


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