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Samsung Electronics says halted Galaxy Note 7 production

Samsung had halted a replacement program after it was suggested further defects could exist within the Note beyond the battery issue. China's quality watchdog said on its website: "The product being recalled has problems with abnormal heating and burning, which can have serious consequences including fire".

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Michael Goodwin: Trump vs. Clinton-- this isn't politics, it's war

But Trump needs a dramatic boost if he is to claw back ground against Clinton, who has surged in the polls since their first debate on September 26. The fresh controversy adds an air of unpredictability over the 9 p.m. "In a head-to-head matchup, Clinton's lead over Trump grows to 14 percent (52 percent to Trump's 38 percent)", NBC reports. "I don't think there's any comparison".

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Hurricane Matthew, moving east, still battering North Carolina

Atlantic coast after killing hundreds in Haiti. North Carolina Governor. Pat McCrory warned people not to let their guard down just because Matthew was losing steam. By 4 p.m., 198,000 power outages were reported by NC electric co-ops, down from over 270,000 at 11 a.m. Sunday. It made US landfall on Saturday near McClellanville, South Carolina, a village 30 miles (48 km) north of Charleston that was devastated by a Category 4 hurricane in 1989.

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Samsung kills off Galaxy Note 7 smartphone

Samsung issued the worldwide recall yesterday after at at least five replacement Note 7 handsets caught fire over the past week. "For the benefit of consumers' safety, we stopped sales and exchanges of the Galaxy Note 7 and have consequently made a decision to stop production", said a Samsung spokeswoman.

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Google Assistant polished by Pixar writers

It's also worth mentioning that Google's smartphones Pixel and Pixel XL are also going to feature the voice service, and they are set to begin rolling out on October 20. Staff from Disney's Pixar studio were brought on board to help make Google's Assistant technology more personable, according to a new report. When using Allo, you can even ask the Assistant to tell you a joke.

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Rosberg describes Japan win as handsome

Max Verstappen continued his remarkable 2016 season by logging another second place in Sunday's F1 race in Japan - but only after a controversial defensive move stopped Lewis Hamilton from relieving him of the place. On the last but one lap, Hamilton attempted to pass the Dutchman at the chicane but Verstappen blocked his route and Hamilton was forced to take to the escape path.

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Clinton Jumps To Huge Lead Over Trump In The Polls

Last Friday, a video surfaced that captured the Republican presidential candidate talking about how he can take sexual liberties with women because of his celebrity status. Slamming the media for allegedly protecting Democratic presidential nominee, the real estate tycoon from NY threated the Clintons that he would speak about their alleged sexual assault cases if they release more tapes about his inappropriate remarks, like the one in which he is seen making lewd remarks against women.

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Yahoo Makes It More Difficult For Users To Leave

Think of it as like someone redirecting your post to the wrong house so they can steal your pay cheques. Yahoo Inc disabled automatic email forwarding at the beginning of the month, the Associated Press reported , citing several users. Yahoo's users have been hit by a one-two punch of disclosures. However, it is the issues that Yahoo are having that is of interest to us. This is on top of another $1 billion reserve which, according to another source, Verizon is sitting on as a hedge against ...

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Apple iOS 10 Update Found to Disconnect T-Mobile Customers

He also tweets that Apple is firmly aware of this major bug and is now working on a more permanent fix. After you update your smartphone to iOS 10 , you will have to install the new version of WhatsApp and give permission to Siri to send the messages for us.

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Note 7 Southwest Airlines Incident: Smoke From Replacement Device Prompts FAA Investigation

As earlier, Samsung stopped selling its Galaxy Note 7, because it catches fire due to its battery issue. A photograph of the box displays a " black square symbol ", which indicates that it is one of the verified replacement phones by Samsung , The Verge added.

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Giants force Game 4 in NLDS vs. Cubs

The San Francisco Giants will attempt to stave off elimination against the Chicago Cubs in Game 3, needing three consecutive victories to advance to the NLCS for the fourth time in the last seven seasons. He was replaced by Gregor Blanco. However, it was Arrieta who one-upped his fellow ace in the Top of the 2nd inning to give the Cubs an early 3-0 lead in San Francisco .

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Samsung to retailers: Stop selling, exchanging Galaxy Note 7 phones

South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported that Samsung was temporarily suspending Galaxy Note 7 production with the cooperation of authorities in the United States and China, according to an unnamed source. "The reason consumers prefer brands like Samsung and Apple is because of product reliability.so in this case brand damage is inevitable and it will be costly for Samsung to turn that around again", Roh said.

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Ian and Johnny take on Gears of War 4, Act 1

The sequel for the well-received game series also provides an early access starting October 7 for players who pre-ordered the game. At the official retailer, you can pick up a Gears of War 4 Xbox One digital code for list price with a bonus $10 gift code thrown in as an additional pre-order bonus.

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Southwest flight evacuated after replaced Note 7 catches fire - Verge

Well, now it has got even worse. After just recently getting a replacement phone Green boarded a Southwest Airlines flight from Louisville to Baltimore. Shortly after release it became apparent that the problem was so common that Samsung chose to recall vast amounts of the produced, distributed and sold phones throughout the world.

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Samsung stops Galaxy Note 7 sales as fire reports probed

The Galaxy Note 7 was launched to much fanfare, but the joyous occasion was short lived. Australia's top three telecoms-Telstra, Optus and Vodafone Australia-also announced that they would no longer ship the Note 7 . Everyone saw this announcement coming, as news outlets were reporting that Samsung has stopped production of the Note 7 altogether just yesterday.

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Samsung orders halt to Galaxy Note7 sales

The YouTube video, shot on a mobile phone by a customer, showed a Note 7 smouldering next to an empty food basket on a table at a Burger King outlet in the South Korean city of Incheon. Samsung's replacement Note 7 was supposed to be safe, but that hasn't been the case and five phones have caught fire in the US. In the USA, the replacement of phone is in full swing.

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Doosan Bobcat to push back its IPO plan for scale-down in offering

Doosan Bobcat set its preliminary pricing range by comparing with global peers such as Caterpillar Inc and Komatsu Ltd. Bloomberg.com reports this is the second pull back of an IPO in South Korea, which had the second-worst performance of listings among major Asian bourses.

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Floods Threaten North Carolina Residents in Hurricane Matthew's Wake

Matthew continued to threaten coastal communities in North Carolina and Virginia, where flash flood warnings were in effect and gusts of 120km/h were recorded. It made USA landfall on Saturday near McClellanville, South Carolina, a village 30 miles (48 km) north of Charleston that was devastated by a Category 4 hurricane in 1989.

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Google Home coming in November for $129

Google Home is priced competitively with the Amazon Echo. Likewise, users can also stream audio directly from a smartphone to their Google Home by casting tracks from 100+ Chromecast-enabled apps on Android or iOS devices. It integrates with the Google Photos service, for example, so you can ask things like "Show me my photos of snow from last December". Google launched an aggressive challenge to Apple and Samsung on Tuesday, introducing its own new line of smartphones ...

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Odell Beckham Jr.'s mood swings are killing the Giants

Minnesota beat the New York Giants 24-10 and defeated their marquee pass-catcher Beckham who managed just three catches for 23 yards. It snaps Shepard's streak of at least 100 yards and/or a touchdown to open his career. "He's going to continue to work hard and keep making plays for us". "He has got to be aware", Manning said . To his credit, there were no more public outbursts by Beckham the rest of the game.

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Google Unveils Home AI Voice Assistant And Modular WiFi Router System

Google Wifi points can also be added to different rooms as needed, and the network assistant automatically transitions a device between different system points if the user moves to a different spot. Soon enough, Netflix (NFLX - Analyst Report) will allow for voice control capability, and Google Home users will be able to say "Ok, Google ".

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Plane Evacuated After New Samsung Phone Catches Fire

Samsung issued a global recall of the Note 7, its newest flagship smartphone, after dozens exploded and caught fire worldwide due to a fault with their battery. The company claimed that batteries made by one of its two battery suppliers were causing the Note 7 phones to catch fire. Now, a replacement Note 7 device reportedly caught fire on a USA flight, leading to cancellation of the flight after evacuation.

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Presidential Debate: Trump Accused of 'Stalking' Clinton on Stage

During the debate, Trump repeatedly raised complaints in fiery exchanges Cooper and Raddatz. Hillary Clinton was named at that time to represent the defendant in the case. "It's just awfully good that someone with the temperament of Donald Trump is not in charge of the law in our country", Clinton said of her rival for the November 8 election.

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Samsung: Turn off your Galaxy Note 7 phone NOW

This is due to the devices still catching fire and exploding, despite them being recalled and claimed "safe" models. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has said it is investigating the incident on the plane. "Initially we thought that it was simply a battery from a specific battery supplier but these replacement phones have batteries from a different supplier", said Dan Ackerman, who covers the tech industry for CNET .

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Hurts, Alabama defence lead way in 49-30 win over Arkansas

From more than just us fans (and we are just that, fans), thank you so much. "That will be something he can keep with him forever". "I was just so heartbroken with everything that happened", Walker said. LSU AD Joe Alleva all but called out Florida for being unwilling to play the game in Baton Rouge. No. 8 Stanford has lost its past two games by a combined 86-22.

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Trump Taj Mahal Officially Closes After 26 Years on Atlantic City Boardwalk

Don't miss: Icahn's bet on Trump Taj Mahal comes up craps. But Taj workers went on strike July 1. In August, just days after Icahn announced the closure plans, work crews repaired parts of the casino's facade and Boardwalk entry ways.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 danger: Turn it off now!

United States officials said they were probing at least five incidents of fire or overheating reported since Samsung first recalled the devices in September. The Guardian reported that this news update is indeed another blow to Samsung following the Galaxy Note 7 recall and the ensuing controversy brought about by the faulty replacement battery.

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Samsung pulls Galaxy Note 7 from sale

The electronics giant told consumers with either an original Galaxy Note 7 or a replacement Galaxy Note 7 device that they should power down and stop using the device immediately . Previously, Samsung had said that it was weighing the matter with authorities and deciding how to move forward. It said it solved the problem by switching to batteries from another supplier.

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Verizon may shift holiday marketing away from Note 7: spokeswoman

USA safety regulators and Samsung urged Galaxy Note 7 customers in early September to "immediately stop using and power down" the original Note 7 phones. Affected phone users can request a refund or swap their Note 7 for a different Samsung model. The confusing exchange program eventually gave way to a government-sanctioned recall that was announced on September 15, which saw replacement Note7 smartphones hit the market, supposedly free of a battery defect that was causing the original ...

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Samsung is telling everyone to power down their Galaxy Note 7s

While not yet issuing a formal recall , Samsung and U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission chairman Elliot Kaye also called on consumers to stop using all Note 7 phones. Samsung said 90 percent of Note 7 owners have chosen to receive a new Note 7 since the replacement phones became available September 21. AT&T, one of the largest phone retailers in the USA, stopped giving consumers replacement Note 7s and encouraged customers with Note 7 phones to exchange them for other ...

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Actress Shailene Woodley among dozens arrested at Dakota Access protests

Protesters erected an uncovered teepee in the pipeline corridor, and more than a dozen people who locked arms inside it were arrested. In a related story, activist and actress Shailene Woodley spoke to RT's Lee Camp on Redacted about her beliefs and dreams.

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Donald Trump attempts to distance himself from Vladimir Putin

The victory should be received well by Trump supporters, and it may serve as a relief from the general consensus that Trump lost his first debate against Hillary Clinton. "Maybe we'll have a good relationship". Pence said the debate was "really incredible", but not in a good way. "I can say this - if we got along with Russian Federation and Russia went out with us and knocked the hell out of ISIS, that's ok with me, folks", he said, to cheers.

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Clinton's Second Presidential Debate Breaks Twitter, Facebook Records

On the debate stage, Ms Clinton did not respond directly to Mr Trump's accusations about her husband or her own role, but was blistering in her condemnation of his predatory comments about women in the tape released Friday. More than half of likely voters said the video, in which Trump talked about groping women, should be a campaign issue. But the single moment from the debate that generated the most tweets was not about that controversy; instead, it was Trump saying he disagreed with his ...

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Gov. Scott: Florida has 'no fuel shortages' ahead of Hurricane Matthew's arrival

The party said that "many" voters were left without the possibility of voting when Scott urged them to evacuate their homes, and it is asking that the deadline be extended to October 18. Scott spent the days leading up to the storm urging Floridians to evacuate. "I'm not going to extend it". "It has been suggested that the issue of extending the voter registration deadline is about politics.

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HyperX launches its 'Gears of War' gaming headset in India

I was already a big fan of the headset prior to getting my hands on the new version as I called it a brilliant combination of great audio and comfort in my review. This time, it will be developed by Universal Pictures instead with Scott Stuber ("The Kingdom") and Dylan Clark ("Rise of the Planet of the Apes") both serving as producers.