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Facebook, Google crack down on fake news advertising

Google and Facebook moved Tuesday to cut off advertising revenue to bogus news sites, acting after criticism of the role fake news played in the U.S. Facebook, which has been exorcised even more than Google for allowing fake news to be distributed widely via its News Feed this week reiterated its commitment not to permit ads on sites that fall afoul of its policies pertaining to illegal, misleading and deceptive content.

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC with 10nm tech, Quick Charge 4.0 announced

According to Qualcomm, the production of the new processor is going on in full swing. Keith Kressin, senior vice president, product management, Qualcomm Technologies Inc. As a result of these advancements, Qualcomm claims the Snapdragon 835 chip will have a smaller footprint. Another benefit which the users are slated to get is improved the use of 4G internet services.

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PlayStation Vue comes to Apple TV

Vue came out of beta earlier this year and has been expanding rapidly since, with availability on browsers, iOS, Android, Android TV and Roku as well as PlayStation consoles. The new Apple TV app makes activation easier without the need for a PlayStation 3 or PlayStation 4 that the iPhone and iPad versions required. This slightly roundabout way is attributed to the fact that PlayStation Vue is not integrated into the Apple TV ecosystem.

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Google To Pull Ads From Fake News Sites

The article was from the pro-Trump "70 News" website, and still appears high up in Google's search results even though the tech company has acknowledged the error. Many Americans - 62 percent to be exact - get some news from social media, according to the Pew Research Center . It comes after Google, Facebook and Twitter were blamed for allowing fake content to be spread online during the United States presidential election, with many claiming the false information swayed voters towards ...

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Global APET Film Market 2016: Industry Demand,Insight & Forecast By 2021

In a recently published report, Persistence Market Research examines the performance of the global auto electronics and communication accessories market over an eight-year period (2016 2024). The Global Bituminous Coal Industry 2016 Market Research Report comes in six segments, the first segment introduces the product basic information; the second segment analyses the Asia Bituminous Coal industry; the third slot chiefly dissects the North American Bituminous Coal industry; the fourth ...

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Dallas Cowboys' Jason Witten: Tony Romo not retiring anytime soon

I could see the odds being long, but given their existing quarterback situation, it could make sense. One GM guessed the Cowboys could get as much as a second-round draft pick, with the caveat Romo may have trouble passing a physical.

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Google Disappointed by South Korean Refusal on Mapping Data

SEOUL-South Korea denied a request by Alphabet Inc.'s Google to export digital-map data from the country, effectively blocking the USA technology giant from expanding its limited local-map services in the country. Supporters said South Korea needs to promote innovation and new services. "Google's position is that it won't delete those". Industry analysts said Google is very unlikely to again file the request as the Seoul government would not change the stance.

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Microsoft's Office Hub app rears its head for Windows Insiders

Firstly, the update brings a major new feature to Microsoft Edge, allowing users to read EPUB books. Set for general release in early 2017, the so-called "Creators Update" of Windows 10 will place a heavy emphasis on 3D imaging, painting and other creativity tools.

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Cyber hack of Three mobile puts customer information at risk

Three, one of Britain's biggest mobile phone companies, has been hit by a cyber security breach that could put about 6 million of its customers at risk, the Daily Telegraph reported on Thursday. A 35-year-old man also from Manchester was arrested on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice. The company said it has since strengthened its data controls and is contacting the eight handset fraud victims.

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Airstrikes in Syria's besieged Aleppo kill more than 20

As Syrian government airstrikes pounded eastern Aleppo yesterday, people huddled around incubators in the basement of the city's last remaining children's hospital, waiting in silence as they counted the bombs. Russian Federation said it had struck Islamic State and former Nusra Front militant sites elsewhere in Syria, without mentioning Aleppo . "But we always say we have wishful thinking that the Unites States would be unbiased, respect the global law, doesn't interfere in other ...

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'I think Donald Trump is in the White House because of me'

It's one thing to say good riddance to the so-called mainstream media that Sanders has so long demonized and that Trump - the reality TV star of one of the biggest media corporations on the planet - spent 18 months defiling, sometimes in the most personal ways.

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Meet the characters and beasts of 'Fantastic Beasts'

He brings back specimens to his multi-dimensional game preserve, and glimpses of this special world are one of the highlights of the movie . Tina Goldstein: (Katherine Waterston) Once a top investigator into the dark arts for America's wizarding governing body, she has been relegated to a bureaucratic job.

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Fire in Melbourne bank branch injures 27, one man under police guard

Police have kept a severely injured man - suspected to have caused the fire - under guard in a hospital. He is under police guard. Despite reports from witnesses of a possible bomb, CFA operations officer Paul Carrigg confirmed a "flammable liquid" had caused the blaze.

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Is Donald Trump already walking away from campaign promises?

In a document posted on the presidential transition website, Trump offers a first look at his proposed healthcare program and the details on how he will repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). I mean I can imagine, tougher for her than it would have been for me and for me it would have been very hard. "The problem is that everybody thinks that you people, as Republicans, hate the concept of taking care of people that are really, really sick and are gonna die".

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Facebook Bans Fake News from Its Ad Network, But Not News Feed

Google , on the other hand, made a mistake after featuring a fake story on Google news , according to a CNET report . Then Drops Another BOMBSHELL! Essentially, the goal is to stop fake news from making money from advertising clicks.

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Panthers Lead Saints 20-3 at Halftime of Thursday Night Football

Carolina led Kansas City 17-3 going into the fourth quarter but the Chiefs rallied late, and Eric Berry's 42-yard interception return TD set up an opportunity for Cairo Santos to score a 38-yard field goal as time expired to complete a 20-17 comeback win.

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A Sneak Peek into the First 4 Episodes of The Grand Tour

According to Deadline, The Grand Tour's first episode, which can be downloaded or streamed on Friday, November 18, will be available to Amazon Prime subscribers in the UK, US, Germany, Austria and Japan in addition to five other territories before the service's global expansion next month.

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Amazon Black Friday 2016 begins with Flash Deals through December 22

Although Amazon's discounts are expected to be incredible there is limited availability on products so if you already have an item in mind that you want to buy you'll have to act quickly on the day. "That demands significant planning for a very fluid trading environment across hundreds of offers and we are always focused on offering the best price match promise all year and especially around Black Friday ".

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Debutants shine for Black Caps

With six wickets against Pakistan at Hagley Oval today, Colin de Grandhomme has pulled off the best ever performance by a Black Cap on Test debut. There was no doubt for De Grandhomme, who clean bowled Azhar Ali (15) after Pakistan's openers had put on 31. Pakistan looked out of sorts on the Christchurch pitch, with captain Misbah ul-Haq top-scoring for the visitors with just 31 runs.

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Tesla Model S P100D update trims 0-60 dash to 2.4sec

The stock touched its 52-Week High on April 7, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 9, 2016. We are not talking about the looks of the vehicles in the range. Tesla Motors, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of -6.09%, where Monthly Performance is -7.66%, Quarterly performance is -18.85%, 6 Months performance is -11.34% and yearly performance percentage is -12.42%.

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Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Rating Reiterate by Barclays PLC

Moreover, Wms Limited Liability has 4.25% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 598,991 shares. Credit Agricole SA restated an "outperform" rating and set a $60.00 price target on shares of Microsoft Corp .in a research report on Wednesday, October 5th.

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Apple will fix your faulty iPhone 6 Plus for a fee

While many third-party repairers agree that "touch disease" is due to a design flaw , Apple doesn't agree. The company says that some iPhone 6 Plus units may have screen flickering or multi-touch issues " after being dropped multiple times on a hard surface and then incurring further stress on the device".

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House Democrats Urge Trump to Rescind Bannon Appointment

Miller disputed the characterization of Bannon as anti-Semitic or a white supremacist, calling him a "fantastic example of really being inclusive". Trump supporters defended Bannon as someone who trades in shock value but ultimately is neither racist nor anti-Semitic.

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AT&T Launches Texting with Amazon's Alexa on Echo

While it is not clear exactly how the texting will work and whether Alexa will repeat your message back to you before sending it, AT&T has already including a stipulation in its fine print that any miscommunications are the fault of Alexa and Amazon.

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Facebook, Google Move To Limit Fake News

On Monday, internet users searching on Google were delivered a bogus report saying Trump won the popular vote in addition to the Electoral College. Examples include "Enticing users to engage with content under false or unclear pretenses (e.g. deceptively presenting fake news articles as real)".

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Volkswagen e-Golf gets longer range, more power

The battery can be fully charged in six hours using a 7.2 kW on-board charger that is standard on both the SE and SEL Premium versions. Models equipped with DC Fast Charging can recharge to 80 percent in about an hour. Sales for the e-Golf will likely commence at this time, although this is yet to be confirmed by Volkswagen. For the first time in a Golf, it is also possible to individually configure the home screen.

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Pakistan Orders more than 100 Turkish Teachers to Leave the Country

Erdogan is arriving on a two-day state visit and will address a joint session of parliament. The administrative body of the Pak-Turk Schools has expressed shock over the government's decision, which it says has been taken under pressure. The Turkish President said that 500 Pakistani students will be able to go to Turkey for PhD scholarships every year after a document was signed between Pakistan's Higher Education Commission and the Turkish higher education body.

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Some elements of Donald Trump's temperament won't serve him well: Obama

Markets move. National security issues require a level of precision in order to make sure that you don't make mistakes. PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, we had a very cordial conversation and that didn't surprise me to some degree because I think that he is obviously a gregarious person, he's somebody who I think likes to mix it up and to have a vigorous debate.

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Ashton Kutcher wanted to name his unborn baby what?

Ch-ch-check out Ashton's HIGHlarious interview (below) as we wait to find out what the happy couple have named their unborn bundle of joy! As exciting as that sounded to both Kutcher and Conan, it didn't "fly" with Kunis . But, thanks to Mila, that name won't be "Hawkeye". They won't reveal the baby boy's name to the public, though Kutcher did tell it to Kelly Ripa.

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Facebook Buys Pittsburgh-Based Facial Analysis Software Firm

FacioMetrics , a spinoff from Carnegie Mellon University, is a producer of developer tools for understanding demographics from videos, facial behavior, detection and even allowing users to swap faces. Parent company Snap estimates it has more than 100 million users globally of the service for sending videos, images and text messages which vanish after being viewed.

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'I think I helped' Donald Trump's presidential campaign

He's the visionary behind a whole swarm of fake news sites that all have names like ABCNews .com.co, and you might remember him from past year when NBC sent him a cease-and-desist order over his NBC.com.co website-which helped spread such bullshit as "Yelp Sues South Park for $10 million" and "Obama Endorses Donald Trump For President".

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Xbox One Minecraft Bundle Available on Black Friday Deals

According to the video, more deals will be revealed on Black Friday itself, November 25. Additionally, Microsoft also announced the confirmation that "Gears of War 4" will also be having a discount of $35 on several retailers on Black Friday up until Cyber Monday, November 28, while the action-adventure video game , Recore is going to be discounted to only $20.

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Subaru VIZIV-7 SUV Concept First Look

The new concept makes it clear that the new SUV coming in 2018 will be larger, even though it's based on Subaru's new Global Architecture that is seeing its first use on the 2017 Impreza. The concept features a rugged look that Subaru calls Dynamic and Solid. Continue reading for the full story . It's not due until early 2018 but on Thursday at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show Subaru previewed the design with the Viziv-7 concept vehicle.

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New trailer for Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 4 - 'Guardian of Gotham'

The new clip released today kills any such suspicions. Episode 4: Guardian of Gotham will be available digitally worldwide starting Tuesday Nov. "Players will leave this episode in very different places depending on where they choose to go in the third act", they say, "and this will greatly affect their story rolling into the season finale as well".

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Watch Final Fantasy 15 Gameplay Running on PS4 Pro

HDR and 18GB VPS uncompressed stream is also said to be included along with wide color support . Well, unless you're absolutely dedicated to the latest and greatest in tech, maybe not yet. Yes, alongside the brand new PS4 Pro , Sony will still sell and support the classic PS4. No doubt the two powerhouse companies are well-known rivals on console sales, with the release of the Xbox One S and PS4 Pro , it's uncertain to say who whether or not Microsoft will remain on top with their ...


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