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Facebook pledges another US$250m for VR content

During this week, Oculus shared its latest developments in VR hardware, software and content with roughly 3,000 Oculus Connect 3 attendees - and hundreds of thousands more who joined online. Now there are 400 VR apps and the company is looking to expand it. The avatars are able to read hand movements and expressions, aiming to provide a sense of social presence as they interact with other avatars in a virtual world.

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Led coalition increases airstrikes on militant-held Mosul

You're not at my level. "So we have announcements coming out of Washington and coming out of Iraq: We will be attacking Mosul in three weeks or four weeks". Turkey is training anti-IS fighters to help retake Mosul from the extremist group. Mosul is the last urban area in Iraq under militant control.

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CBS cuts to commercial in mid-play during Thursday's NFL game

Overnight, Patrick Smyth, the Broncos Vice President of Public Relations, tweeted out the update that Okung had been released. This allowed Broncos' special teams to recover, which gave the ball to Denver deep in Chargers territory. Despite the Chargers maintaining a lead for much of the game, they gave America a show in the fourth quarter when, for just a few gut-wrenching moments, it looked like there was a chance to do what they'd done the past three losses.

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Samsung's Offering Money to Galaxy Note 7 Customers -- Tech Roundup

Samsung said it will make up for lost revenue by expanding sales of flagship models such as the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. "The fact that its premium Note 7 smartphone is labelled a safety hazard is damaging to [its] reputation". South Korea's central bank has said the Note 7 fiasco could undermine the country's economic growth, but it need more time to fully assess the effects.

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Report says Samsung will abandon the "Note" brand

While "mid-3 trillion" is not a very precise figure, 3.5 trillion won translates to $3.09 billion, so that's the number we'll have to work with for the time being. The company has also received 13 reports of burns and 47 accounts of property damage linked to the Note 7 phones, the USA agency said. Among other things, the company has to refund people who bought the Note 7 - or offer them exchange phones through its carrier partners, assuming customers decide to stay with Samsung after ...

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Donald Trump Allegedly Lied About Donating to 9/11 Charities

Donald Trump didn't give to 9/11 charities in the year or so after the devastating terrorist attacks, contrary to his claim, and he may not have given at all, according to a city audit unearthed by the Daily News . The New York City Comptroller's Office confirmed to ABC News that it had manually reviewed about 1,500 pages of donor records, containing the names of more than 110,000 individuals and entities that were collected as part of the audits.

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DC, BOOM!, and Saban Launch JUSTICE LEAGUE/MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS

Zack the Black Ranger is flung into an alternate universe full of citizens possessing outrageous powers and wearing odd costumes. Studios and DC Comics-who previously partnered up for theGotham Academy/Lumberjanes miniseries-Justice League/Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers, written by Tom Taylor and with art by Stephen Byrne, sees the Justice League team up with the original Power Rangers for the first time in history.

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Apple could integrate the e-ink keyboard Sonder in future MacBook

It is available for pre-order on Sonder's website for $199 and this rumour could, of course, simply be a way to direct people to its availability. By having e-ink keys, it allows the keyboard to be more contextual where it can allow users to change the language on the keys, or maybe offer up different modes where it could provide shortcuts for certain apps like Photoshop, or it could even have a gaming mode, and so on.

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'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Release Dates Delayed Until 2017

Though originally planned for release in 2016, Mass Effect: Andromeda was delayed until publisher EA's fourth fiscal quarter 2017 - meaning we could expect the game to drop somewhere between January and March. Putting one and one together, it may now be safe to assume that the date will, in fact, be the official day that the latest installment in the "Mass Effect" franchise will be released as well.

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Wenger backs 'outstanding' Southgate for England job

Having stunk the place out at Euro 2016 and been eliminated at the last 16 stage from Euro 2016, it looks like England may have even worsened since then, which is hard to believe. "When you start the halves as we did, that creates anxiety within team". But I see huge potential in them as a group, a real willingness to work, a real desire to play for their country and a real pride in playing for their country.

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Email: Hillary Clinton campaign tried to move back Illinois primary

In the email , Halpin writes that 21st Century Fox Chairman Rupert Murdoch and NewsCorp Chairman Robert Thomson, who are both Catholic, are attracted to the faith because of "systemic thought and severely backward gender relations". How do we know where Hillary Clinton's private positions end and where her public positions begin? That's undoubtedly what's happening right now with the most recent dump of hacked emails from WikiLeaks , the global whistleblower organization, that has ...

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Obama, aides expected to weigh Syria military options on Friday

European Union foreign ministers will meet in Luxemburg to discuss Syria and a draft joint statement said they would "strongly condemn the excessive and disproportionate attacks by the regime and its allies". He also spoke Thursday with his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault, despite tensions between the countries over Syria that prompted President Vladimir Putin to cancel a trip to Paris.

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Trump Called Deaf Actress 'Retarded'

Sometimes the insults would be behind her back; other times they would be right in front of her . "[Trump] would often equate that she was mentally retarded ", said one source. During taping, Trump would reportedly write notes sitting at the table in the set's "boardroom". "In the boardroom, he would talk to her like she was "special"..." "No matter how she responded, no matter how politely, he would push it a step further with comments about her looks, and how she was making him feel, ...

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Google Pixel Goes Up for Pre Order in India

There will be three pre-installed non-Google apps on the smartphone: Verizon Messages, Go90, and My Verizon. As you noted, all three can easily be uninstalled by the user . But the Google Store isn't the only place to buy a Pixel phone. Google launched its first-ever branded smartphones - the Pixel and the Pixel XL, which will be available in India by the end of October.

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Honda CR-V unveiled in the US

In the back, rear legroom is up about 2 inches. Honda's presenting the new CR-V a vast upgrade over its hugely popular-if slightly dowdy, in our view-predecessor. The 2017 model has a number of new features, including the brand's first hands-free power liftgate and automatic shutter grille system for better aerodynamics.

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What to expect from Nvidia's GeForce 20 Series graphics cards

There are also rumors that AMD plans a price cut on some of its Polaris-based RX 400 series graphics cards in order to compete with Nvidia. Going by the listing, the RX 490 would be available for purchase before the end of the year; but the listing was soon taken down by the company, explaining the incident as a simple case of "communication error".

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Brexit: Nissan boss meets PM over Sunderland plant fears

However, recent indications that May favors a so-called hard Brexit - gaining greater control over immigration but losing membership in the single market - have raised concerns that United Kingdom exports might face tariffs in the EU. But in a speech to the Conservative Party this month, May said the government would do everything it could to encourage, develop and support strategic sectors of the economy such as auto manufacturing, financial services and aerospace.

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Belgian region's rejection imperils EU-Canada trade deal

Wallonia fears the deal with Canada will leave the farm and industrial sectors too exposed to cheaper imports from Canada. Opponents argue the deal is undemocratic and will undermine workers' rights and worsen standards for consumers. Under Belgium's byzantine constitutional arrangements to appease their French and Dutch-speaking populations, all national and regional bodies need to back such trade deals for them to go ahead.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 To Cost The Company $3 Billion

Samsung has already issued a profit warning and slashed its Q3 estimate by a third, with $2.3 billion in lost operating profits, down almost 30 per cent from a year earlier. In an attempt to persuade former Note 7 owners to remain loyal to the brand, Samsung is now offering $100 credit to anyone exchanging their device for another Samsung phone ...

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Samsung: Note 7 debacle will cost $3 billion in lost sales

The tech giant had already revised down its third-quarter earnings guidance . According to an analyst cited by the Wall Street Journal , however, the negative impact of the Note 7 fiasco is likely to be short-lived, primarily because of the absence of a high-end Android smartphone alternative in the market.

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Clash Of Clans Download Available

The new troop levels that Clashers can expect in " Clash of Clans " include Wizard level 7, Hidden Tesla Level 9, Baby Dragon Level 5, Mortar level 10, Dragon level 6, X-Bow level, 25 additional Wall pieces. Like with the Troops training tab, you can arrange the spells in order of prep priority, as well as prepare enough for a second army. As with most updates, Supercell is looking for ways to make the game quicker and easier to play in long sessions.

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Google's Android Wear 2.0 watches are reportedly coming early next year

Rumors about Google working on two upcoming smartwatches have been circulating online for some time, renders of the two devices have already surfaced. It is said to have only the crown button and come sans LTE, GPS or a heart rate sensor. Apple's Watch Series 2 also came in, making things tougher for Android's wearable version.

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Hacked Clinton campaign email about Catholics sparks Republican outcry

Halpin wrote that "the most powerful elements of the conservative movement are all Catholic" and described their positions as "an unbelievable bastardization of the faith". "Their rich friends wouldn't understand if they became evangelicals ", she wrote. In an August 2015 email from Podesta to a Barry Bearak, a journalist at The New York Times , Podesta said that Bearak should write an op-ed calling for Cecil the lion's "killer's extradition".

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 'Goku Black' reveal trailer

While the details for the open beta remains under wraps, the game studio handpicked several individuals to join the closed beta that started on October 8 and ended on October 10. The story for " Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 " will allow players to become a Time-Patroller where the player can correct anomalies from the Dragon Ball Timeline.

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Integrated Device Technology, Inc.'s (IDTI)

ROTH Capital has been covering shares of IDTI, so it's most recent view is worth analyzing. They now have a Dollars 26 price target on the stock. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $25.00 price objective on shares of Integrated Device Technology in a research report on Friday, September 16th.

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Friday the 13th: The Game adds single-player mode

The expanded scope of Friday the 13th: The Game has also lead Gun Media and Illfonic to include Tommy Jarvis (Jason's nemesis from The Final Chapter, Part V, Part VI , and Part VII ) as a playable character. One player controls Jason and stalks four other players, cast as camp counselors, across settings puled straight from Friday the 13th films. One of the reasons the game was delayed was because the development team wanted to add more content to the base game.

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PlayStation VR sort of works with the Xbox One and PC

The recommendable Sam's Club Plus card is selling for nearly 60% off for new members, bringing the price down to $45. You use it by plugging the headset into your PlayStation 4, which powers the experiences therein. If there is anything that can jump start the VR industry, it is the race between the two console makers and Sony PS VR looks like it's off to a great start.

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Top Clinton aide proposed releasing all emails in 2015

Halpin calls conservative Catholicism "an awesome bastardization of the faith", and suggests that the reason many leading conservatives are Catholic is, "They must be attracted to the systematic thought and severely backward gender relations and must be totally unaware of Christian democracy".

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Samsung could release two different versions of Galaxy S8

According to further display and hardware-related leaks that come out of China, Samsung will be releasing the Galaxy S8 in two different versions. Thus, as a partial deflection of bad press over the Note 7, Samsung will possibly be implementing Viv or at least some other new AI interface into its S8 phone.

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Who will Mark Zuckerberg choose to voice his home automation AI?

In case you don't know, Downey Jr.is the actor that plays Iron Man in the Marvel cinematic universe, along with other notable roles such as Sherlock Holmes. "This just got real", Zuckerberg replied to the comment. "I'll do in a heartbeat if Bettany gets paid and donates it to a cause of Cumberbatch's choosing.that's the right kind of odd!" the actor posted on his official Facebook page.

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Samsung expects further profit hit from Note 7 fallout

But it received another face-losing setback after the replacement phones also caught fire that led regulators around the world to warn users to stop using Galaxy Note7. It promised to "focus on enhancing product safety for consumers by making significant changes in quality assurance processes". The company received 13 reports of burns and 47 reports of property damage associated with the phones.

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Apple to sell unlocked iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in US

Let's see some more details on the SIM-free iPhone 7 and 7 Plus availability. However, the Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus comes with shipping estimates of six to eight weeks. It doesn't come with a nano-SIM card. It's been nearly a full month since Apple started selling its new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in the United States and all big Western European markets, and the popular phones are now available across the globe.

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BMW takes on Batpod with Motorrad Vision Next 100

It's a bike that has self-balancing systems to keep it upright both when standing (a boon for novice riders, on par with training wheels for bicycles) and in motion (beneficial for experienced riders who want erudite handling at high speed).

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Karius: Liverpool do not fear Manchester United

Liverpool , who sit fourth in the league standings, are three points ahead of United. Dwight Yorke, speaking exclusively to 888sport , has suggested that Liverpool can win the Premier League title this season. "This is the year where four, even five, teams could win it". We had a fantastic atmosphere and the players were inspired by that. Manchester United win the first contest quite easily as David de Gea is one of their best players, whereas Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet are ...

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Samsung says Note 7 recall to cost another $3 billion

This, coupled with an earlier loss estimate of $2.3 billion in the third quarter, brings the total losses accrued due to the crisis to roughly $5.3 billion. "Consumers should immediately stop using and power down all Galaxy Note 7 devices, including Note 7 devices received as replacements in the previous recall", the agency said.


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