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Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Caught Fire In a U.S. Flight

As reported by Reuters , Samsung's expected operating profit compares to a Thomson Reuters StarMine SmartEstimate of analysts' forecasts of 7.4 trillion won. While the latest quarter was marred by its Galaxy Note 7 recall, Samsung was likely able to find some solace in strong performances from the company's semiconductor and display divisions, analysts say.

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Trump, Clinton clash on whether election is rigged

Pence, appearing in television interviews, also said he and Trump would respect the outcome of the November 8 election. "Donald Trump's chances of winning this election have faded", says Democratic pollster Fred Yang of Hart Research Associates, which conducted this survey with Republican pollster Bill McInturff and his firm Public Opinion Strategies.

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Grid-style inventory management returns in Resident Evil 7 via video tease

Fans were able to attach the dummy finger to a hand in the last demo update, but it doesn't seem like there's any other use for it. Our character finds a shotgun tucked away in an item box and then immediately jumps into a menu system to load his weapon.

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WikiLeaks releases apparent transcripts of Clinton Goldman Sachs speeches

Most of the emails were from Clinton's campaign manager, John Podesta, and discussed how to handle the scandal over Secretary Clinton's use of a personal email account and a private server. But as the number of women accusing Trump of groping or forcibly kissing them grows, the Clinton campaign thinks it still has the upper hand, and they're out with a new ad likening Trump to famous bullies in movies.

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Google to create a new search index for smartphone users

Google is not just launching the mobile search index to run alongside its desktop index, it will become the primary index. As indicated by a report in Search Engine Land , Google in planning to roll out a new and exclusive search index for mobile users in next couple of months and it is no doubt the attempt of Google to prioritising smartphones over PCs and desktop.

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Windows 10's Next Big Update Could Be Slated For March

While Microsoft has neither denied nor confirmed the existence of the Surface Phone, it is alleged that the device is just waiting to be unveiled. And while this is a bit of letdown, the is plenty of reason why the company may have opted to do this.

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Google's Pixel phone: Not much new, but still a standout

Google's new phones have pretty much the same specs. Google is driving the Assistant angle hard, and is keen for it to not only be the center of your phone, but the center of your life. But to make it unique, Google added a glass panel on the back with Google logo slightly below where Apple use to add a logo on the iPhones. Unsurprisingly, Pixel's software is Google-centric, including its marquee feature, Google Assistant, which is now exclusive to the phone.

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Major airlines ban Samsung Note 7

The ban extends to the device being carried onto the aircraft, in carry-on baggage and also checked-in luggage. Since their introduction in August there have been documented reports of Note 7s overheating and bursting into flame, prompting a September 15 recall by Samsung, and then a second recall on October 13, when replacement devices showed the same behaviour.

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Murphy on Podesta list of vice presidential candidates

The names come from the hacked email account of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, whose emails have been posted on the website Wikileaks. U.S. Another group of names consists of black male politicians-former Gov. Deval Patrick of MA, former attorney general Eric Holder and Sen. Apple CEO Tim Cook was in the same group of consideration as Bill Gates and Melinda Gates, as well as GM CEO Mary Barra.

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Eye-Popping Dividend Stock: QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM)

Mizuho raised their price target on shares of Qualcomm from $50.00 to $56.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research note on Thursday, July 21st. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.23%. Qualcomm's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 62.17%. The share price has declined -6.68% from its best level in 52 weeks and dropped 35.07% this year.

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Honor announces Media Pad 2 and Watch S1

The Honor Pad 2 runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and comes in Wi-Fi only and 4G variants. The tablet will be offered in Gold and White paintjobs and will launch in China on October 25, while the pre-orders open on October 19. It comes with an impressive 3340 mAh battery. Connectivity options offered with the Honor Pad 2 include 4G LTE (select models), Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and microUSB port.

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Motorola Moto Z, Moto Z Play sale tonight

The Moto Z will be available to the smartphone users at Rs. 39,999 while, Moto Z Play at Rs. 24,999. The smartphones will be available for purchase from both Amazon India and Flipkart . The 13 MP rear camera juts out quite a bit on this phone. The Moto Z does not have a headphone jack following the iPhone 7 pattern, yet provides headphones along with adapters.

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Amazon Prime now includes a 'Family Vault' for sharing photos

Family Vault does more than just allow your five other friends or family to access the photos that you have taken, they can also upload their own photos and videos to the service. The feature now works only for US-based members. This lower-cost printing option offers prints that start at 9 cents, and includes free shipping for Prime members.

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Official sketch breaks cover in Brazil — Honda WR-V

The all-new model is set to make its global debut at the Sao Paulo Motor Show next month. According to Autocar India, Autocar Professional's sister magazine, the WR-V is headed for India around March next year . Technical specifications are unavailable, but the Fit roots shed insight into what we can expect under the hood. It has the best interior space with great utility and all of them are packed into a compact body size allowing the driver to readily cruise the auto in varying driving ...

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Singapore Airlines, Air Berlin, Lufthansa bans Note 7 on flights

The US Department of Transport has banned the devices from all air transportation "to, from, or within the United States". In a prepared statement , Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said: "We recognize that banning these phones from airlines will inconvenience some passengers, but the safety of all those aboard an aircraft must take priority".

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Australian carriers ban recalled Samsung phone

Carriers are also offering their own credits to exchange phones for another brand or model. The device has been entirely banned from both carry-on and checked luggage on all flights into, out of, or within the US. In the U.S., one phone caught fire on a Southwest Airlines flight earlier this month and a Florida family reported a Galaxy Note 7 phone left charging in their Jeep caught fire, destroying the vehicle.

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Netflix tests limits of price increases for original shows

A total of 40 firms have reported on NFLX . Netflix guidance (and consensus estimates) was nearly the same at 300,000 (300,000) for domestic and 2 million (2 million) for worldwide net additions for the quarter. Visa says CEO Charlie Scharf is resigning in December after four years leading the company. The company's quarterly revenue was up 31.7% on a year-over-year basis.

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Samsung to face W7tr profit losses after Note recall

However, the new phones suffered the same problem, and Samsung asked consumers to switch off Note 7s on October 11. Samsung will pay $100 to customers who exchange their Note 7 for another Samsung device. "To all of our Galaxy Note7 customers, we are truly sorry that we have not met the high standard that you expect from Samsung ", the company said, emphasising that the Note 7 is the only device affected by these problems.

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First official Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 prices leaked

The Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 are expected to launch on the 25th of October. The GTX 1050 Ti has two Graphics Processing Clusters (GPCs) subdivided into six Streaming Multiprocessors (SMs) for a total of 768 CUDA Cores and 48 texture units .

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MLB Indians on brink as Blue Jays downed

But I'm not trying to really get into that. Cleveland's chances of that are pretty good. "There was kind of a puddle forming below him on the mound", added second baseman Jason Kipnis . "It's a good feeling", Kipnis said. Toronto has a mountain to climb. The AL Wild Card winners host the Cleveland Indians in Game 3 of the 2016 ALCS, looking to avoid a 3-0 series deficit.

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Qantas, Virgin ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Singapore Airlines had earlier said it would ban the mobile phone since October 16, as U.S. regulators issued an emergency order on Friday that the device would be banned on all flights since Saturday noon. Samsung reminds users not to charge the phone or even power it on. "This is due to safety concerns around the device and follows the implementation of a ban by the U.S.

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Trump ramps up voter fraud claim

Experts suggested that there was no concern that the hackers could affect election results. Trump tweeted on Monday: "Of course there is large scale voter fraud happening on and before election day". The Quinnipiac polls were conducted October 10-16 and had margins of error of 3.7 percentage points for 685 likely voters in Colorado , 3.8 percentage points for 660 likely voters in each Florida and Pennsylvania, and 3.9 percentage points for 624 likely voters in Ohio .

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Samsung Offers Note 7 Recall Customers $100 in Credit to Stay Loyal

It should be noted that the financial impact that Samsung has included in its third quarter operating profit forecast only covers the direct cost of the Galaxy Note 7 debacle, which includes the stoppage of production and the return of the smartphones.

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Google Nexus 6 Android Nougat OTA update with October Security Patch

Both Pixel units feature a USB-C charging port and will have 4GB of RAM as well as 12MP camera rear camera and 8MP front camera. As we always say though, keeping lovely-looking smartphones looking lovely is no easy task. "Unveiled this Tuesday by Google - Pixel is a smartphone which is available in 5" and 5.5". Aside from these three Verizon apps, the Verizon Pixel phone will include Allo, Duo, Docs, Keep, and Android Pay preinstalled.

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Aussies ban Galaxy Note 7

Malaysian budget airline group AirAsia had yesterday announced that it would not permit carrying Samsung's latest Galaxy Note series mobile phones including recalled and replacement devices - in cabin bags, check-in baggage or as cargo following a recent ban by US Department of Transport on the device and reports of replacement units catching fire.

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Roethlisberger undergoes left knee surgery

Jones will start in the place of Roethlisberger which will change the offensive plays of the Steelers drastically. To cap off his breakout game, the second-year tailback put the game out of reach with a 62-yard touchdown with 50 seconds remaining.

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Melania Trump breaks silence to defend embattled husband

But he's defending himself because they're lies", she said. Trump, who has kept a low profile during her husband's presidential bid, gave her first television interviews since the October 7 release of the tape that has shaken Donald Trump's campaign.

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Gionee Launches P7 Max At INR 13999

It's Monday, which means we are going to be awash with new smartphones from around the globe. Gionee India's MD & Country CEO Arvind R.Vohra was quoted some very exceptional words for saying in the company's press release while announcing the launch of the new Gionee P7 Max.

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Acer's latest Chromebook 15 starts at $199, offers 12-hour battery life

Aside from a bigger screen, the new model will also have about 12 hours of battery life. Acer's new 15 inch Chromebook is available for purchase right now for just $199 from Walmart and other retailers. The other key feature here - as with all Chromebooks - is battery life. Acer's Chromebook 15 was already a solid low-priced notebook prior to the refresh, with a relatively sharp HD (1,366 x 768 pixel) screen, a good keyboard and touchpad, and decent performance.

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Playstation VR Review: A Step Forward for Mainstream Virtual Reality

We can't wait to see how far this new wave turns out. If that's true than there's nothing better poised to dominate gaming than Sony's PS4 and PlayStation VR headset. As you might expect, this isn't an intended use of PlayStation VR . You obviously get the most out of a PSVR headset by plugging it into a PlayStation 4 and playing PSVR games, but it is fun to know that this Sony peripheral can be used on Microsoft's Xbox One .

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Why Did Google Decide To Name Its Smartphone - Pixel?

Google Assistant is built-in to Pixel , and the 12.3-megapixel camera has f/2.0 aperture and 1.55 micron pixels, which are good for taking pictures in low light. Buy it from Google , and Google will indeed be responsible for the update process. The Pixel phones will be shipped with the newly-released Android 7.1 Nougat operating system.

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EgyptAir to ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on flights

The order restricts passengers from carrying the phone "on their person, in carry-on baggage, in checked baggage, or as cargo". The decision follows Samsung's announcement that it would stop making the problem phones and recall all of the ones that have been released.

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AirAsia bans Samsung Note 7 on all its flights

However, it operates a total ban on the devices on flights to-and-from the US, Canada and Hong Kong, reports said. The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has banned all Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones on flights after the devices were reported to have caught fire due to overheating.

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WikiLeaks says Assange's Internet link 'severed'

It said it had activated the appropriate contingency plans. Assange has been residing in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London for over four years in an effort to avoid extradition to Sweden over allegations of rape. The Clinton camp has blamed the Russian government for the hacks, a view shared by the U.S. government, and accused the anti-secrecy website of seeking to help Clinton's Republican rival for the presidency Donald Trump.

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Replacement Galaxy Note 7 phone causes plane evacuation

The company said in a statement: "Until we are able to retrieve the device, we can not confirm that this incident involves the new Note 7". In a statement, Samsung has said that they can't confirm the incident until they retrieve the device.


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