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Samsung to invest $1 billion in Austin plant to make mobile chips

Samsung is looking to budget a record capex of over KRW27 trillion (US$23.6 billion) for 2016, the company disclosed when reporting operating profits for the third quarter of 2016 reached the lowest quarterly levels in two years. "We have a great partnership with Austin Community College, and they're doing a lot of training of folks who can then take these middle-skilled job".

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How Customisable Is The 2016 MacBook Pro Range?

Before last week's event, Apple was offering the 512GB storage upgrade option between $300-$400 for entry-level machines. But now that the prices for these upgrades were reduced, individuals only have to pay between $200-$300 to upgrade to 512GB of storage or $600-$700 for the 1TB upgrade.

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FBI releases 17-year old archive from Clinton pardon case

There is an association between Rich and Comey , too. The FBI did not respond immediately to a request for comment on why the files were released one week before Election Day. It was closed with no charges. It's the files from the time her husband chose to pardon a wanted fugitive in exchange for cash. The Rich case fell under the watch of current FBI Director James Comey , then a younger prosecutor.

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Strictly's Halloween dancers reveal their fears ahead of Saturday night's show

The public vote for the Grimsby stars was boosted thanks to the hundreds of families who attended the Clifton Dance Academy children's Show "Take Me To The Show" on Saturday evening. She told co-presenter Tess Daly: "I've really enjoyed being here". "This was a place to allow me to get to know my female". "You (Daly) and Claudia (presenter Claudia Winkleman) have been awesome, the way you run this family, this family is handsome and you (Cole) are unbelievable".

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Foxconn is testing Wireless Charging Feature of iPhone 8

This isn't the first time that Apple has been rumoured to be putting OLED screens in the new iPhone . The recent rumor also suggests that these iPhone 8 models are going to provide support for wireless charging, allowing you to charge and listen to media at the same time.

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Launch date of Xiaomi's next big smartphones announced

It has been quite a few months since Xiaomi's Redmi 4 started appearing online, now the Chinese company has finally confirmed that it is launching the phone on November 4. As indicated by the most recent break on the Chines site TENAA , Xiaomi's Redmi 4 was spotted. The low end handset with the storage capacity of 64 GB and 4 GB RAM retailed for CNY 2,799 (AU$540), while the top tier model with the 128 GB storage and 6 GB RAM went for CNY 3,299 (AU$640).

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Apple Is Getting Rid of the MacBook's Iconic Startup Chime

It will adjust in real time based on what software, such as Photoshop, you're using. Before you ask-yes, Adobe will bring touch bar compatibility to Photoshop by year's end (it is now limited). Connect it to a power adapter while its lid is open. The new Macs still have traditional headphone jacks, unlike the latest iPhones. The LG display will also work with other Macs that support Thunderbolt 3, whenever they arrive.

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Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) Lowered by Vetr Inc. to Buy

The median 12-month price target of 21 analysts covering the company is $7.00, which suggests the stock could still gain more than -3 percent. Analysts mean target price for Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. 10/21/2016 - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Northland Securities. (NASDAQ:AMD) stands at -9.28 while the industry's and the sector's growth for next 5 years ticked at -7.99 and 7.18 respectively.

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Analyst Buzz: Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

During the last trading period, the peak price level of the share was $806.98; it means it is top price of day and down price level of the share was $796.32; it means minimum price of the day at which share is traded. The shares were sold at an average price of $785.10, for a total value of $52,337,906.40. Archford Capital Strategies LLC raised its position in Alphabet by 29.8% in the second quarter.

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Google Daydream VR To Hit Retail on November 10th

The countries which will be receiving it at first will be United States , Canada , United Kingdom , Germany and Australia . You can look for Google's Daydream View at the Google Store , Best Buy in the U.S and Canada , along with wireless carriers such as Rogers, Verizon.

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Animal Crossing-themed Nintendo Direct event scheduled for tomorrow

And it isn't finished with New Leaf either four years after its release (it's fourth Japanese anniversary is November 8), as it's planning a Nintendo Direct presentation for November 2. Nintendo News will be sure to share details from the Animal Crossing Nintendo Direct following the event. We already know the gist of at least some of the announcements after Nintendo teased this Direct in September.

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Turkish prime minister rejects criticism on paper detentions

Monday's detentions of the chief editor, columnists and a cartoonist at one of Turkey's oldest newspapers, Cumhuriyet , sparked an global outcry including from the USA and the EU. Tuesday's columns of two of its detained writers were left blank. "Instead of moves to strengthen democracy we are faced with a counter coup ", main opposition party leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu said after visiting Cumhuriyet .

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Comey faces new questions about Trump, Russia decisions

A key metric in the USA presidential campaign now shows support for Hillary Clinton falling off a cliff and Donald Trump rising from the dead - in the RealClearPolitics average of national polls, Clinton's lead has shrunk to a nail-biting 3.1 per cent, well within the margin of error for the polls it aggregates.

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Instapaper makes its premium features available for free

Today, Instapaper announced that it is making its premium features free to all users. The move follows the acquisition of Instapaper by Pinterest in August this year. "There's no catch", Instapaper CEO Brian Donohue said in the comments section of the company's announcement blog post. Instapaper is also eliminating all advertising from its website.

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Sony Corporation Shipped 3.9 Million PS4 Units Last Quarter

As for the slashed profit forecast, it was due in part to decreased earnings guidance from the sale of its battery unit to Murata Manufacturing Co. Operating income in the division also took a hit, falling to 19 billion yen ($188 million) from 23.1 billion yen ($220.8 million).

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You Can Now Play Windows 10 Games Offline, Thanks to Offline Mode

The ability to play games without the requirement of an internet is going to come in handy for gamers who have an unreliable internet connection or are travelling without access to a connection. Open the Store. You'll be prompted to sign in if you haven't already . Select Settings , and then under Offline Permissions , make sure that the toggle is set to On.

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Cyber Attack' Twitter, Netflix, Reddit, Spotify Down With New Weapon

In DDoS attacks, hackers flood servers with so many fake requests for access that the servers can not distinguish the real ones and crashing under the barrage. Although Mirai has been blamed for much of last week's internet disruption, other botnets were also involved, according to internet backbone provider Level 3 Communications.

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Sanders Slams AT&T-Time Warner Deal

What Hastings is referring to is that AT&T, as both a broadband and wireless provider, could give preferential treatment to the services and channels it owns when it comes to moving data over IP networks. AT&T's failed bid for T-Mobile, on the other hand, was a "horizontal integration" because it would have merged two competitors. Apple was said to be interested in Time Warner .

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Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC) Reports Q2 Fiscal 2017 Financial Results

The company issued revenue guidance of $42.5-43.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $42.61 million. Zacks Investment Research lowered Applied Micro Circuits Corp. has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $8.19. Finally, Susquehanna began coverage on Applied Micro Circuits Corp.in a report on Tuesday, September 20th.

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PlayStation Plus Free Games for November 2016

November is just right around the corner and for fans who still have an active PlayStation Plus subscription from Sony, this could only mean one thing: free games. PlayStation Plus members may also enjoy " Dirt 3 " and " Costume Quest 2 " that are available on PS3. Off-road racing game fans should be glad that the 2011-released game, " Dirt 3 " is now offered at no cost for PS Plus subscribers.

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Samsung Electronics to invest more than $1 billion in US chip production

Samsung makes Exynos chips that are used in its smartphones, but also semiconductors for storage, memory and batteries. Intel recently signed a contract to make ARM-based mobile device chipsets and will be making smartphone chips for several LG handsets in USA factories.

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Three Eye-Catching Stocks : WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF)

At present, 5 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 3 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 7th. BlackRock Inc. now owns 45,995 shares of the company's stock worth $526,000 after buying an additional 4,550 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A.

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Google Daydream View VR headset coming next week

This practice also means that the "SAVE20" code is a better option if you're purchasing a device priced at over $500 while the "SMART100" will save you more money on mid-range and low-end phones. As you'd expect, it's the Google Pixel and Pixel XL which has the Daydream platform ready to roll. The VR boasts of companion apps such as the YouTube VR.

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New MacBook Pro and iPhone 7 Will Not Have Cross Compatible Headphones

Watch the video above to learn why this makes the most sense. The device comes with either a Core i5 or i7 depending on your preference, with Intel Iris graphics and Superfast SSD storage. Phil Schiller noted that the 13-inch MacBook Pro will come with a 8GB memory stick and the 15-inch will come out with the 16GB RAM Stick. It will let users change the settings like screen brightness, speaker volume sans a separate cable or buttons on the monitor, owing to Thunderbolt 3.

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[DEAL ALERT] Verizon Google Pixel Smartphone Selling at 20% Discount

That's half the price of a 32GB Pixel . The Daydream View headset will soon be available to millions of gamers around the globe as the company has finally given us a firm release date for their new gadget. So if you're planning to snap one of these headsets up when they arrive, you only have a little over a week to wait. It has a 4.7-inch Retina LCD and a 12- and 7-megapixel front and rear shooters, while the iPhone 7 Plus is the first Apple iPhone to have a dual-camera system.

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Comcast promises widespread Colorado gigabit internet in early 2017

Comcast will be the first company in Utah to offer 1 Gig Internet speeds across the entire state. "Early adopters in Colorado will be able to enjoy a new 1-gig internet service that delivers new, ultra-fast speeds using our existing infrastructure".

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MacBook Pro price cut and hardware upgrade coming next year tips analyst

Apple has also announced the price for these new MacBook Pro models. The Cupertino giant upgraded its MacBook Pro family last week with an all-new entrant that sports a " Touch Bar " strip to enable interchangeable buttons. The base variant now costs Rs 6,000 more at Rs 1,12,900 while the faster top-of-the-line variant of the notebook is now priced at Rs 139,900, which is Rs 10,000 more than its original price.

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Ubisoft Teases Final Season One DLC for Rainbow Six Siege

The recent report about the DLC was about a new theme coming to the game which is the raven theme. With that in mind, fans are highly advised to take this one with a pinch of salt and just wait for further news coming from Ubisoft regarding the full details of its upcoming expansion for " Rainbow Six Siege ".

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Facebook Users 'Check In' At The Standing Rock To Protest DAPL

In five tweets, Sanders laid out the reasons why the pipeline should be rejected, which ranged from its threat to the environment to its intrusions on protected Native American land in North Dakota , where the pipeline would start. Police have been using information from Facebook and other social media sites to isolate and target individuals at the camp. Dave Matthews will headline a benefit for the Standing Rock Sioux tribe , "Stand With Standing Rock", on November 27 at the DAR ...

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Monday Apple Rumors: 2017 iPhone May Feature OLED Display

Said Tai, "The iPhone has been under development, and now switching from LTPS (low-temperature poly-silicon) to OLED panels". Sharp President Tai Jeng-Wu talked about future iPhones, saying that new devices will include OLED screen technology, a newer kind of screen with better color quality that can transformed into a curved screen, Nikkei reported .

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'Westworld' Episode 5 Was All About Logan, William, and Sexual Tension

Here's what we were able to gather ourselves. Some say it might be Arnold , Dr. Robert Ford's (Sir Anthony Hopkins ) partner in creating " Westworld ". Elsewhere in episode 6 , The Gunslinger remains obsessed with the maze, with Teddy telling him that "the maze itself is the sum of a man's life..." At this point, it feels like you can find evidence in Westworld to suggest that everybody on screen is an android.

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Bootloader on Google Pixel Phone Sold Through Verizon Has Been Unlocked

Pixel phones are sold as unlocked handsets. T-Mobile is trying to lure fans of Google's new Pixel Android smartphones away from Verizon Wireless with an offer to refund half the device's purchase price . " Google is getting the same pricing for the same components as other tier one manufacturers of phones", said Andrew Rassweiler, senior director of cost benchmarking for IHS Markit.

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Mobile will give customers $325 for bringing over a Google Pixel

And recent buyers have been told by Google that they may have to wait until mid-November to receive their Pixel phone . Once that's done, download and extract the ZIP file for your Pixel or Pixel XL . Finance service company IHS Markit has revealed the Pixel XL materials cost $278 (about £230, AU$370) for each device. An eagle-eyed Pixel owner has discovered a fun new Google Assistant feature that lets users share web articles on social media.

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Coach profit surges in Q1

You can see the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here . The stock's 50 day moving average is $36.02 and its 200 day moving average is $38.98. (NYSE:COH). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $44.10. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$9.28 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$8.33.

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Clinton Ahead by 6 Points Going Into Final Stretch

Ah, but that's just the candidates. One incumbent Republican senator and two incumbent House Republicans also were ousted in primary elections this summer, adding to the number of new faces expected at the Capitol next year. Republicans barely led in total ballots cast compared to independents, 38.6 percent to 38.5 percent. "Quite likely we are in store for one final round of tightening", Clinton spokesman Brian Fallon tweeted Wednesday.


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