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Crude Oil Prices Have Limited Downside Potential

Oil has traded near $50 a barrel since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed November 30 to cut output for the first time in eight years. Several non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation tagged along in December, agreeing to reduce output by about 560,000 bpd (slightly below the original proposition of 600,000).

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Apple Watch Series 2 is sold out ahead of Christmas

All of Apple's refurbished Apple Watch models include magnetic charging cables and a full one-year warranty, just like non-refurbished products. While it doesn't appear refurbished Apple Watch sales have started in the United Kingdom or Australia , we've asked Apple if it plans to start selling the devices in those regions.

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Mitsubishi EVs to Move to Nissan, Renault Platforms

The Leaf at present begins at around 2.8 million yen, higher than comparative classes of fuel controlled autos. Nissan Motor Co, Renault SA and Mitsubishi Motors Corp agreed to combine their electric vehicle platforms in a move to cut prices down to levels comparable to conventional gasoline cars.

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BlackBerry Share Value rises as Profit Outlook Increases

BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) traded down 0.66% during trading on Friday, hitting $7.58. Its software sales are significantly higher than BlackBerry's , given its huge smartphone-installed base, clocking in at $6.9 billion last quarter. While the latest news marks a solid gain for BlackBerry stock, 2016 has hardly been kind to the company's shares. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price target on shares of BlackBerry from $7.00 to $8.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a ...

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Watch this new trailer from Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World

Other amiibo figures that work with Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World include the Animal Crossing and Splatoon series figures, which allow players to play new patterns for Yoshi like Tom Nook, Isabelle, Callie or Marie. Of course, the option to scan nearly any Amiibo into the game to unlock designs based on that character is also making a comeback, so you'll have plenty of options for how your Yoshi looks.

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YouTube HDR lands on all of Samsung's 2016 Quantum Dot TVs

For the service, Samsung Electronics has been offering software updates for its smart TV users in Korea and overseas since earlier this month. But viewing HDR content isn't simple. And Samsung says that additional YouTube creators will be given the opportunity to create HDR content using specialist production facilities in Los Angeles and New York City, to further grow YouTube's HDR ecosystem.

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AT&T introduces Call Protect service to help customers avoid nuisance calls

Spammers are still a thing, which is why AT&T has launched Call Protect to help existing customers manage unwanted phone calls. The carrier noted Call Protect has the potential to inadvertently block wanted calls, but said customers can adjust the service's settings to turn off call blocking or allow designated numbers to ring through.

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Snowboarder Floats Through The Sky With The Help Of Giant Drone

The stunning footage was captured in Finland. Following the announcement that he would abandon daily vlogging after roughly 600 consecutive days, YouTube veteran Casey Neistat has been pursuing larger-scale projects, including a CNN acquisition and a holiday film that he's been teasing on his channel for several weeks.

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Samsung has completed its investigation into the Note7's explosions, report says

Additionally, it is also being stated that the Galaxy S8 will be 15-20 percent more expensive than the S7 which also points towards the radical overhaul of the product Samsung intends to usher in. Samsung also claims that while they managed to get nearly all of the Note 7 devices back, there are still some that are out there in the market, which will soon be rendered useless or close to unusable.

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Facelifted Skoda Octavia vRS revealed

New premium technologies supporting infotainment, connectivity and driver assistance systems emphasise the exceptional position of the compact sports vehicle in its segment. Combined fuel consumption is rated at 4.5 litres per 100 km for the TDI and 6.5 litres per 100 km for the petrol. Meanwhile, the 2.0-liter TDI unit develops 184 HP and 380 Nm, and it takes 7.9 seconds to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph).

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Facebook is rolling out live audio broadcasts

The move could provide some heated competition for audio service SoundCloud, which is the primary way for consumers to share audio clips on Facebook and other social networks. Facebook envisions that Live Audio will be used as a semi-professional stage for esteemed events like book readings and interviews with its Live service's viewer interaction bolted-in.

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Freaking Out Over the Nintendo Switch's Power Right Now Doesn't Make Sense

The Nintendo Switch will use an unspecified Tegra processor from NVIDIA. While the two architectures share a very similar design, the Switch will miss out on some of the smaller performance improvements made in Pascal. According to these speculations, the CPU used in the Nintendo Switch would be a Four ARM Cortex A57 cores, working at a maximum clock speed of 2 GHz, while the GPU will come with 256 CUDA cores, working at a maximum of 1 GHz.

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Infinity Ward Releases Ominous Call of Duty Infinite Warfare DLC Screenshot

Instead, it might just be a new zombies map, only in a log cabin instead of a campy amusement park. Noir , the first of the new multiplayer maps, is a "dark, grimy" three-lane night map inspired by futuristic Brooklyn. Neon is a digital map where cars and other items will spawn out of nowhere which will constantly change the layout of routes and enemies will turn to pixels when destroyed.

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Palmer native Tyler Wilson named to Collegiate Baseball's Preseason All-America Team

OR baseball coach George Horton was named Rod Dedeaux Coach of the Year by USA Baseball for leading the Collegiate National Team, which was honored as the organization's team of the year. Glover was among just three CAA players honored on the Collegiate Baseball teams, joining first team catcher Nick Feight of the University of North Carolina Wilmington and third team second baseman Cullen Large of the College of William and Mary.

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Manchester United, Chelsea and PSG among five clubs interested in James Rodriguez

Super agent Jorge Mendes has been fingered as the motivator for James Rodriguez to drop his Real Madrid bombshell on Sunday. In the first half of extra-time, Ronaldo scored his second goal of the game and the third for Real Madrid on 98 minutes, and managed to complete his hat-trick six minutes later from an assist by Toni Kroos.

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'We have the wrong man, real culprit still at large'

German Die Welt newspaper also quoted security sources as saying the arrested man was not believed to be the perpetrator. The daily Tagesspiegel said the man behind the wheel was known to police but for minor crimes, not links to terrorism.

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Vine to return as a camera application

In an FAQ section about the update, the teams mention that the when the new app goes live, the original Vine app will effectively be dead in the water. For those of you who want to keep tabs on your favorite content creators, the Vine and Twitter teams are rolling out a "Follow on Twitter" feature that will be made available soon.

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The Assassin's Creed movie reviews are in... and they're not good

You can imagine each of its stars - Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Essie Davis - saying much the same thing while looking through the script, before being directed to the fee on the last page of their contract. Assassin's Creed surely won't be a late contender on anyone's Best of 2016 list, but as long as you know exactly what you're getting yourself into, you'll have a surprising amount of fun.

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Sensex closes down 67 points, falls for fifth straight session

Among the BSE sectoral indices, IT index closed with the biggest gain, up 1 per cent, while Bankex index ended with the biggest decline, down 1.3 per cent. Top gainers in the Sensex-30 pack: TCS (up 2.2 per cent), Gail (up 1.1 per cent), ITC (up 1.1 per cent), Coal India (up 1 per cent) and ITC (up 1 per cent).

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Zuckerberg shows off his AI butler

In fact, Zuckerberg was so inspired by the Iron Man's artificially intelligent companion, he apparently made a decision to build it himself. Jarvis was created to control his home's lighting, temperature and music, alongside other connected appliances - a DIY Internet of Things overlord, if you will.

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Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Opening Ceremony Detailed

The " Final Fantasy 7: Remake" will be a hugely daunting task for the developer since it will be released in multiple parts. As reported, the game's development might fasten with Tetsuya Nomura having another game director to work with. The first game of the franchise was released back in December 18th, 1987. Last week Square Enix teased fans about the upcoming 30th anniversary of the Final Fantasy franchise giving a little detail on what to expect.

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Tensions between Russian Federation and Turkey increasing in recent weeks

Assad's victory in Syria is primarily due to the support of Iran that in turn operates under Russian air cover but Turkey's role in the war-torn country becomes pivotal and here's what motivated the murder, apparently. The approval of the declaration at the level of defense and foreign ministers shows a willingness to " act as guarantors and jointly resolve the urgent issues of the Syrian crisis ", Shoigu said.

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Resident Evil 7: Beginning Hour Available For Download

You can use a variety of deadly weapons as in previous games of the Resident Evil franchise. If you just look at the gameplay, it's actually very similar to the feel of the classic Resident Evil titles. The demo's description reads "a thrillingly immersive horror experience for the five senses". I do agree with him- immersion is paramount to a survival horror game, and nothing is as immersive as a first person camera done right.

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86.4% screen-to-body ratio, Snapdragon 821, Android Nougat — ZUK Edge launched

You get the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core SoC clocked at 2.35GHz. Thanks to those narrow bezels, the ZUK Edge's 5.5-inch 1080p display makes up an impressive 86.4 percent of the front of the phone. Given Lenovo's past track record, we expect to see the Zuk Edge in India sometime in the first half of 2017. On the software front, the ZUK Edge runs on Android Marshmallow out-of-the-box wrapped under ZUI.

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Berlin attack: Kiwi speaks of atmosphere following tragic events

A truck has rammed into a crowded Christmas market in central Berlin, killing at least nine people as it tore through tables and wooden stands. Naved B., a 23-year-old Pakistani asylum seeker was arrested on suspicion of being the truck driver, but now Berlin police are saying they reportedly detained the wrong person, and the attacker is still at large.

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BMW 530e 'iPerformance' plug-in hybrid sedan for USA unveiled

The flagship 5 Series G30 has a standard all-wheel drive system and the high-performance sedan actually gets the regular biturbo 4.4-liter V8. Charge times will vary depending on electricity sources, but BMW says a 120V source can charge the battery pack in under seven hours; dedicated home chargers will do it in under three.

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Event Offers Donors Chance To Hunt With Trump's Sons For $500K

So, anyone can toss in anywhere from $25,000 to $1,000,000 for a range of private meetings to "rub elbows" with Trump on inauguration weekend. An invitation obtained by TMZ for an "Opening Day" party hosted by the Trump brothers promoted various packages offered to the VIP guests.

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Nine killed as truck ploughs into busy Christmas market

A man found shot dead in the truck is believed to have been the original driver of the vehicle before it was allegedly hijacked by Naved B. The suspect was later arrested by police. 31, 2015, Germany's interior minister said today. There are steel beams on the load plattform inside the truck, the police said . The German government said Merkel spoke Tuesday with President Barack Obama, who expressed his condolences.

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Uber driving towards $3bn loss as it speeds up on growth

Uber's alleged loss of $800 million came from net revenues in the quarter of $1.7 billion. Uber has recorded a loss over $2.2bn (£1.77bn) in the first nine months of the year, new figures show. The San Francisco-based company remained "mum" about its financial performance even though its valuations surged to $69bn. According to analysis by Smith, Uber passengers are only paying 41 per cent of the actual cost of a trip, with Uber using subsidies to undercut rivals and potentially achieve a ...

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European Commission Says Facebook Gave Misleading Information on WhatsApp Takeover

The European Union (EU) has charged Facebook on Tuesday with providing "misleading" information when it sought approval for its blockbuster $19-billon buyout of the WhatsApp mobile messaging service. At the time, some users said Facebook had broken promises to respect WhatsApp users' privacy, and regulators including the UK's Information Commissioner's Office said they would investigate.

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Nokia Z2 Plus Android Smartphone Appears On Geekbench

Various leaks and rumors have already given rise to speculations, and people are discussing the various features and specs the new Nokia phones might come with. Today, some major specifications of the upcoming Nokia Android smartphone have leaked out. According to rumours we could see the new Nokia P Android phone unveiled officially as soon as February.

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Google Map now shows if a location is wheelchair accessible

If you need a wheelchair to get around, the last thing you need to worry about is whether the restaurant, store, movie theater or other destination you're heading to is accessible by wheelchair. This wheelchair accessibility feature is the brainchild of Rio Akasaka, whose day job is as a product manager for Google DriveSolve Common Google Drive Problems with These Simple Solutions Solve Common Google Drive Problems with These Simple Solutions Many Google Drive problems are an easy fix.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 & Xbox One Release Date Confirmed

Both the games have been developed by Rockstar and while the GTA franchise as had a fabled cult following, an encore to Red Dead Redemption is something many gamers have yearned for years and finally Rockstar is giving in. The boss also added that following the reveal, the game's announcement trailer has picked up more views than expected, before concluding that "anticipation is enormous" for the wild west sequel.

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Rivers Rerun: Police investigate Inec Chairman's allegations

The leaked audio of the telephone calls would reportedly be matched against the governor's voice print to determine if he was involved in the alleged communication. Why are PDP candidates being declared as winners in most of the results released by INEC? He said this alone can compromise the choice of the voters, adding that a lot needed to be done to revamp our electoral system and make reforms.

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Battlefield 1 French Army DLC joins Russian Federation with new tease

One of these inspirations is the Battle of Verdun, one of the largest and longest battles of the First World War that was fought between the French and German armies. The destroyed village of Samogneux in France. The dark underground corridors formed a maze of dark galleries, and the close-quarters combat that took place there is something the developer wanted to capture.


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