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The Note7 will cost Samsung another $3 billion in profit

The ongoing recall program is expected to cost Samsung at least 3 trillion won (US$2.6 billion). "We are working with relevant regulatory bodies to investigate the recently reported cases involving the Galaxy Note 7", it added. Buyers can exchange the Note 7 for any other device, or ask for a full refund. Officials cite concerns that batteries in replacement handsets may also be catching fire.

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Unlocked iPhone 7 And 7 Plus Now Available In Apple's Online Store

This means that in some cases, you could be locked to a specific carrier or you could be locked into a contract that you might not be too pleased about. SIM-free models are not yet available for in-store pickup from the online store, but should be available in the near future as supplies improve. The trade-off is that the SIM-free iPhones must be bought at full price.

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Periscope extends beyond phones as Twitter ups ante on video

With Periscope Producer , creators will stream their broadcasts normally, but with one exception - if using the iOS app, there'll be an "advance settings" option which can be toggled. Currently, YouTube attracts more than 1 billion unique viewers every month and Facebook has 1.71 billion monthly active users, whereas Periscope has 10 million users in total and Twitter has 313 million monthly active users.

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Broker Roundup For Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT)

Financial Architects Inc bought a new position in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. during the second quarter valued at $106,000. Wellington Management Group LLP raised its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp.by 0.8% in the first quarter. also issued estimates for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp.'s FY2017 earnings at $0.31 EPS. A number of FactSet analysts shared their views about the current stock momentum.

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Google, Samsung, Facebook and others race for edge in artificial intelligence

Google promised that the release of Android 7.0 Nougat would be just the first update to the latest version of the operating system. The release will arrive later this month, and the final release of Android 7 .1.x will come out in early December.

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Samsung Note7 recall cost up $3.9b

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission had announced voluntary recall of a million Note 7s on September 15th. The Galaxy Note 7 is officially defunct and Samsung is busy cleaning up the remnants from the market while offering incentives to customers who decide to stick with the brand.

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Anti-Portman ads in Ohio fault timing of ditching Trump

It was the last straw for Portman, who said he previously had stuck with Trump out of respect for the many Americans who have voted for the candidate. I thought it was appropriate to respect the millions of voters across the country who chose Donald Trump as the Republican Party nominee. His endorsement of Trump had been clearly reluctant, just as Paul Ryan's continues to be.

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Samsung almost doubles size of fiery phone recall

Analysts said most of the income will be generated by its businesses in advanced displays and semiconductors. The company also said it would refund all Galaxy Note7 replacement phones in cash or phones in other Samsung models or entirely different brands including iPhones and also pay in cash voucher for the remaining sum.

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Bomb suspect enters plea in police shootings

Ahmad Khan Rahimi's public defender entered a plea of not guilty on state charges that his client attempted to murder five police officers and unlawfully possessed weapons while on the run in New Jersey. He was charged with attempted murder and handgun offenses. He was taken into custody on September 19 in Linden, New Jersey, after a shootout with police that left him seriously wounded.

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Karma Plays A Cruel Trick On Impatient BMW Driver

A BMW was driving behind the dashcam vehicle and seemed to be a bit perturbed about them letting the school bus in, according to Mashable . As the cars drive onto the upcoming on-ramp, the BMW attempts to speed around the auto in front and then hits an orange barrel.

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Samsung expands Note 7 recall in U.S. to replacement phones

If you bought your phone via Samsung's website and want to exchange it online , you'll get the same monetary perks, but in the form of Samsung.com gift certificates. Yet the company has claimed that despite the vast scale of the recall - which Samsung estimates will eat into $2.33bn of its profits - only 96 handsets have been found to have caused damage or injury owing to the faulty battery problem.

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NFL Betting Odds Denver Broncos at San Diego Chargers

I have a feeling the Chargers do find a way to win this game, if nothing else because nothing this season seems to go as expected, but, either way, this is actually a crucial game for both teams , even if the standings don't look it. Denver has to focus on pressuring Philip Rivers as the Oakland Raiders exploited Rivers early on in the game last week by forcing errant passes and bad decisions from the immobile quarterback.

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Suspected Vt. Wrong-way Driver Faces Five Counts of Murder Charges

While officers attempted to extinguish the fire from the initial crash, the suspect took the police officer's cruise and began to speed away. Cozzi attended Kimball Union Academy, where she was remembered as an "absolutely wonderful kid", said Dan Weintraub, her history coach and varsity soccer coach.

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Clinton Builds Lead on Trump

Trump's campaign is now openly signaling it will spend the election's final month re-litigating Bill Clinton's marital affairs and unproven charges of sexual assault , as well as his wife and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's unverified role in intimidating the women who were involved.

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Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in SC, weakens to Cat 1

Officials in the region said their biggest worry was a storm surge of as much as three metres of water that could be pushed onto land. The mayor also added that 20 people were still missing. The National Hurricane Center said Saturday morning that the storm's center made landfall just southeast of the town of McClellanville. Les Anglais was the first place in Haiti that Matthew reached, as a powerful Category 4 storm before it moved north, lost strength and lashed central Florida on ...

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Samsung to pay Galaxy Note 7 owners to buy another brand's phone

This looks like just a small drop in the bucket next to the company's $70 billion pile of cash , but the damage done to its reputation may be harder to deal with. If you bought your phone via Samsung's website and want to exchange it online , you'll get the same monetary perks, but in the form of Samsung.com gift certificates.

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Swap Your Note 7 for Another Samsung Phone, Get $100

And that's why, as part of this announcement, Samsung is offering some hefty incentives for customers who return the Galaxy Note 7 . The company also said 30,000 users have registered to exchange their old Note 7s for ones equipped with new batteries, adding that 27,000 users have received a new Note 7 smartphone.

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Sony May Pay You $55 Thanks To Their PS3 Kerfuffle

As a result, eligible consumers who never used Other OS are inline for a modest $9, while those who did use the feature will be awarded $55. The installation would've had to be done before April 1, 2010. The lawsuit, which is known as In re Sony PS3 "Other OS" Litigation and has been working its way through the courts for more than six years, concerns the "OtherOS" feature that the PS3 had at launch.

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British PM allows MPs to scrutinize Brexit plan

Sterling has fallen to 31-year lows since May announced the date she meant to trigger Article 50, and this week's court case is being closely watched by market players who believe that if there is a vote in parliament, the greater the chance there is of a "soft Brexit" or delays to the process.

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John Podesta hacked again, this time on Twitter

Clinton eventually announced that she opposed the pipeline on September 22, 2015, at a town hall event in Des Moines, Iowa, early in the contest to win the Democratic presidential nomination. The idea of immediately releasing Clinton's work-related emails in March 2015 may have softened her reputation for prizing secrecy over transparency.

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Samsung slashes profit estimate after Note 7 disaster

Lee Seung-woo, an analyst at IBK Securities in Seoul , said he was now expecting the company to report a small operating loss in the third quarter for Samsung's mobile division. An official at the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards, which is investigating the problem alongside Samsung, said the fault in the replacement devices might not be the same as the problem in the original product.

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Giants clinch playoff birth on final day of Major League Baseball season

Better, even, than the Cubs. "An opportunity to say hello to all the Giants fans and other baseball fans, all over the Bay Area". San Francisco, which won Series titles in 2010, '12 and '14, plays at the defending NL champion New York Mets on Wednesday night in the NL wild-card game, with the victor advancing to a Division Series against the Chicago Cubs.

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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Bring Post-Debate Jabs to Campaign Trail

The event marked Clinton's first outing on the campaign trail since the leaked Access Hollywood video of Trump's lewd comments sent his campaign into freefall. Ellis said when the Democrats are posed with a direct question, they tend to ignore it and no one addresses the issue. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump returns to Florida today with a cloud of uncertainty over the direction his campaign, still reeling from the disclosure of a video in which he lewdly described pursuing ...

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Will top brands be removed from Tesco shelves here in supplier row?

Speaking alongside the group's third quarter results, chief financial officer Graeme Pitkethly said: "In the United Kingdom, which accounts for 5% of turnover, prices should start to increase to cover the cost of imported goods due to weaker sterling".

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Unilever Defends Brexit Price Rises After Tesco Spat

Speaking alongside the group's third quarter results, chief financial officer Graeme Pitkethly said: "In the United Kingdom, which accounts for 5% of turnover, prices should start to increase to cover the cost of imported goods due to weaker sterling".

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Oculus Developing Mid-Range Standalone VR Headset

The new headset may offer something more powerful than Samsung's Gear VR. Oculus finally shipped the consumer edition of its VR headset back in March, after several years of hype, tech demos and developer kits. The two companies did not go into any real detail about what they're going to release, but you can imagine that will likely look a lot like the animated short VR film Henry from Oculus Story Studio.

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Thailand grieves for the late King Bhumibol

King Bhumibol was widely loved and most Thais have known no other monarch. The Royal Palace said Bhumibol died "in a peaceful state" at Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok , where he had been treated for various health problems for years. French President Francois Hollande hailed the king for "exceptional human qualities. his profound sense of justice, his care for modernity and sustainable development".

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Can Samsung bounce back after Note 7 fiasco?

Samsung Electronics Canada, based in Mississauga, Ont., said Canadian consumers with either an original Galaxy Note 7 or replacement Galaxy Note 7 should power down and stop using the device. September 19 - Samsung says a Note 7 phone a China user claims caught on fire was caused by external heating. Installing them had crimped the corner of the batteries, causing them to short circuit and overheat, Kaye said.

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Investors Traded Stock: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Bristlecone Advisors, LLC grew its stake by buying 4,597 shares an increase of 21.4% in the quarter. One Month Ago Analyst Ratings: The Company has received mean Analyst rating of 1.69 from polled analysts at Reuters One Month Ago. Comcast Corp .'s payout ratio is 33.43%. The company's revenue was up 2.8% on a year-over-year basis. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role.

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Airtel woos broadband users with 100 mbps offer

If you have an Airtel broadband connection already, you just have to buy the modem and get a FREE upgrade to V-FIBER. The company also offers unlimited three month trial offer for new customers. Existing telcos have started rolling out high-speed internet plans as well as other offers to retain their customer base amid disruptive pricing by newcomer Reliance Jio which is offering unlimited data service till December 31 to its users.

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The CPSC to Investigate Incident Involving Safe Galaxy Note 7

IN passenger Brian Green's phone began emitting smoke inside Southwest Airlines' Flight 994 to Baltimore from Louisville, Kentucky, the CNN reported. The phone was packaged in a box that had a black square on it, indicating the device was a replacement one. Fortunately, nobody was injured in the incident.

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Playstation VR Can Run HDMI From The Xbox One...Badly

To give it a try, plug the HDMI cable from your Xbox One or other device into the PS VR's processing unit, then HDMI cables from the unit to your TV and to the headset. In any event, we certainly weren't expecting anyone to be playing Splatoon multiplayer with the PS VR on launch day, but here we are. Sony has a leg up on its rivals because the PS VR is compatible with the more than 40 million PS4 systems already in consumers' homes.

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Expanded Samsung Note 7 recall ordered in US

If you bought your phone via Samsung's website and want to exchange it online , you'll get the same monetary perks, but in the form of Samsung.com gift certificates. In total, there were 96 reports of overheating phones, 13 of which caused burns while another 47 damaged property. "Still, the incentive program is a smart move to try to keep customers affected by the recall in the Samsung family", he added.

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Samsung has formally recalled the replacement Galaxy Note 7

As President Barack Obama and hundreds of foreign dignitaries converged on NY for United Nations meetings last month, the U.S. Secret Service took to the internet to show off an all-hands-on-deck effort:. Samsung is doing a couple of things to make sure you get rid of your Note 7. The South Korean company said in a regulatory filing that it made a decision to stop manufacturing Note 7s for the sake of consumer safety.

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Google launches new AMP testing tool

As before, Google insists that search results themselves will not change and that AMP pages will not be prioritised. With this new update, when users search on their mobile device, they will see a label that indicates a page is AMP'd. Google AMP for mobile search results in India embraces many news and non-news sites like Aaj Tak, NDTV, The Indian Express, and Zomato. AMP is a collaborative effort with publishers and key technology companies who believed that poor mobile internet speed is one ...