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Hokies win against Razorbacks in Belk Bowl, 35-24

Nothing went right for Virginia Tech in the first half, an error-prone 30 minutes that saw it fall behind 24-0, its largest deficit of the year. But those receivers could be the difference for a team that will certainly be ACC Coastal Division favorites, and potentially more.

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Rogue One filmmakers explain how they digitally recreated two characters

And if you were unfortunate to have already paid for and downloaded it, at least you get to run around and shoot people as Jyn Erso and Orson Krennic and relive the glory that is the Rogue One movie. Next thing we knew it had ended, and we looked around to one another and just thought - sh*t, we didn't take any notes. " Rogue One " grossed another $19.7 million internationally on Tuesday to reach $275.3 million, led by the United Kingdom with $48.9 million, Germany with $26.2 million, ...

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Samsung confirms Android Nougat arrives for Galaxy S7/S7 edge in January, 2017

The event is scheduled on the 5 of January and it is believed to be a pre- CES event that will officially announce the two smartphones locally. Both the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will be unveiled during an event in NY which is scheduled to take place in April 2017.

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Nokia TA-1000 passes China's 3C certification, coming in 2017

Nokia is hoping that by adopting the Android operating system, coupled with its nostalgic affect, its new phones will dominate the market. "Consumers are looking for technology with clear objective that is useful, exciting and with a brand they can trust, so our approach will focus on true, core user experiences and a dedication to quality".

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Tesla's radar predicts a collision and starts braking before it even happens

What do you have to say about the Tesla's advance Autopilot system? Of course, it's a problem well-known by Tesla and the company has recently been implementing new programs to fix the issue. According to Tesla , it's not easy to incorporate radar as a primary control sensor in vehicles without the camera system also visually confirming the objects detected.

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Lamborghini Urus SUV to be brand's first and only plug-in hybrid

The Italian sports auto maker has confirmed that its high-riding SUV - the first off-roader to wear the Raging Bull logo since the LM002 of the 1980s - will be the company's first foray into electric propulsion with a plug-in hybrid variant as part of the model range.

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Asus Chromebook Flip 2 shows up on Best Buy

NewEgg has accidentally leaked the full specs and other relevant information about the new ASUS laptop. A recently leaked listing on Newegg has inadvertently revealed a forthcoming high-end Asus Chromebook -- the Asus Chromebook C302CA, codenamed Cave.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr Inc

It will also help Tesla bring next-generation solar technology to market. The plant, which will be 1 million square feet in size, is expected to produce at least 1 gigawatt of solar panels at peak output, according to a SolarCity filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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IOS 10.1.1 Jailbreak - Luca Todesco Finally Develops A Working Yula Tool

Renowned iOS hacker and jailbreak developer Luca Todesco has recently released the first beta jailbreak for iOS 10.1 - 10.1.1 while the jailbreak community is already abuzz with news of finding ways to buy an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus with iOS 10.1.1 pre-installed.

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Mass Effect Andromeda Won't Let Players Explore The Entire Galaxy

Mass Effect Andromeda promises players the freedom and ability to explore multiple planets at their leisure, as they also participate in the game's epic story. Meet and recruit all-new and interesting characters in an epic space saga, and pit your team against terrifying enemies and creatures singularly-focused on your destruction.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumored Features 8 GB RAM with Snapdragon 835 Processor

According to the report , Samsung will release two versions of the S8. On the other hand, one's success or failure of newly launched smartphone will not just be determined by time but also its features . And the Note 7 felt like a refined S7 Edge, bonus a stylus pen. Samsung , through its Vice President Rhee In-jong, has already revealed that they are "developing a key major interface which will bring about a totally new paradigm; an open AI platform", as per Korea Herald .

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Apple Devices Dominate Holiday Giving

Last year, it was all about the 6s, and this year, it was all about Apple's latest model, the iPhone 7. As per data by Flurry Analytics , Apple and Samsung together constituted 65 percent of the global device activations in the week leading up to Christmas Day and the start of Hanukkah.

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Volvo adds Skype functionality to 90 Series vehicles

The audio from the call will come through the car's speakers, we assume, but the driver won't be included in the video chat. This tool will make its debut with Volvo's 90 Series cars and would notify passengers about upcoming meetings and participant details.

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Alt-Right Provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos, Banned From Twitter, Strikes Book Deal

In response to a request for comment from Mashable , Threshold Editions sent a press release which said risky "will be a book on free speech". Threshold Editions reportedly gave Yiannopoulos a $250,000 advance. "Did all that negative press hurt Donald Trump's chances of winning the election?" Now, Milo Yiannopoulos is going to be a published author. To say that this is risky is both true and ironic, as it is also the title of his new book, which is already listed on Amazon although it ...

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Bethesda's Pete Hines Slams Game Industry Analyst's 2017 Release Date Prediction

Fans then joined in on the conversation, and again Hines repeated things he had been saying throughout the year when it comes to "The Elder Scrolls 6", indicating that it is not being worked on yet and that the developers are still focused on other projects.

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Oculus acquired Danish eye-tracking technology company The Eye Tribe

The price of the purchase is unknown. Oculus confirms to me that this is an official acquisition. The eye tracking technology that is provided by The Eye Tribe is a great fit for Oculus because it offers a simplified and enhanced user experience.

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Teen Runaway Saved From Prostitution -by Uber Driver

Elk Grove police arrested three suspects who allegedly engaged in a teen prostitution deal at a Laguna hotel on December 26. "And then before you go in and do anything, get the donation first, '" he recalled. "I think this is a ideal example of the community coming together and recognizing that something is not right", said Beth Hassett, CEO of WEAVE, which serves victims of domestic and sexual abuse in Sacramento County.

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Apple Dominates Holiday Smartphone Sales

Last year, Apple's devices accounted for 49.1 per cent of all activations during the same period while Samsung last year accounted for 19.8 per cent of all activations. So, despite the public embarrassment of the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung still managed to pull itself up a percentage point in popularity. Flurry's estimates cover the week leading up to Christmas as well as the first two nights of Hanukkah.

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Honda Recalls 633753 Odyssey Minivans Over Second Row Outboard Seats Problem

For those wondering which Honda Odysseys have been recalled , they should know that it only effects models made in the years 2011 through 2016. The problem is that the second row seats may not lock in the event of a crash. Honda dealers will add an additional bracket and a spring to both second-row outboard seats for free. That recall is expected to begin late next month.

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Windows 10 Blue Screen Of Death Being Replaced

The infamous " blue screen of death " or BSOD is the worst nightmare of every PC user. Now, apparently, Microsoft is ready to take yet another step in its transition from the old to the new. Anyone signed up to the Windows Insider program, allowing them to test preview builds of Windows 10, will be happy to hear the BSoD is disappearing.

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As we leave more digital tracks, Amazon Echo factors in murder investigation

A company spokeswoman said she could not comment on this specific case. The issue emerged in the slaying of Victor Collins, who was found floating face-up previous year in the hot tub at a friend's home in Bentonville, about 150 miles northwest of Little Rock.

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Takata could pay up to $1 bil. to settle United States criminal probe

Takata Corp . shares rose by the daily limit Wednesday after the Wall Street Journal reported the company is nearing a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice to resolve allegations of criminal wrongdoing related to its faulty air bags.

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Amazon Patents A Blimp As A Flying Warehouse

The aerial fulfillment centers would basically be massive, permanently-floating warehouses stocked with tons of Amazon merchandise, and staffed by workers carried to and from work in flying "shuttles". Amazon's patent contends that such a system would allow for deliveries to be made in minutes. "For example, the AFC may be an airship that remains at a high altitude (e.g., 45,000 feet) and UAVs with ordered items may be deployed from the AFC to deliver ordered items to the user designated ...

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Nielsen: Top 10 smartphone apps of 2016 -- Facebook and Google dominate

Messenger came in second place this year, with over 129 million average unique monthly users , followed by YouTube with over 113 monthly uniques. The company could take pride that its other apps like Messenger and Instagram too found a place in the top ten occupying the number two and number eight slots respectively.

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Mario Kart 64 Heading To Wii U Virtual Console Tomorrow

All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on either Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in either Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Network account. The " Mario Kart 64 " is priced at $99.9, and has previously been released in Europe and Australia. These courses include Yoshi Valley, Toad's Turnpike and Moo Moo Farm to highlight just a few.

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Samsung Galaxy A 2017 Series to launch on January 5

Now, Samsung has commenced sending out invites to media outlets, confirming that it will indeed be launching the mid-tier phone in the same timeline (January 5), but in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. A7 will further pack 16MP camera sensors on the front as well as on the back with f/1.9 aperture. However, the upcoming A-series devices from Samsung are said to feature powerful hardware with water resistance, along with better front and back camera modules, according to a post published on ...

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Samsung CH711 curved quantum dot monitor locks its crosshair on gamers

The CH711, which comes in 27-inch and 31.5-inch models, boasts a WQHD resolution of 2560x1440 pixels, colour reproduction of sRGB 125 percent, and is aimed for media editing and graphic professionals, the South Korean tech giant said. To reduce clutter, the monitor's power and HDMI cables are hidden away within the stand's neck. Released commercially in the U.S.in December 2016, Samsung's pioneering CFG70 and CF791 Quantum Dot Curved monitors also will make their CES debut.

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Trump, Foundation, kids, global business, full of expected conflicts

Those regulations prohibit self-dealing by the charity. The tax filing doesn't provide details on the violations. Donald Trump's plan to dissolve his eponymous foundation is already running into a roadblock from the New York Attorney General's office, which says the organization can't close while its probe is ongoing.

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OnePlus 3T To Come In Soft Gold Color On Jan 5

The phone went on sale in India earlier this month at a price of Rs 29,999 for the 64 GB variant and Rs 34,999 for the 128 GB variant. The Soft Gold colour version of the OnePlus 3T will sell with 64GB built-in storage options, and there is no memory expansion slot.

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January 2017 Free Games for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live Gold

Yes, this applies to all, even to the Xbox games that are offered without any fee. The Xbox One Elite controller adapts to your hand size and play style, so you get better control across all gaming genres. Once the promotional period of a certain games expires, it will not be free anymore and will get back to its original price. Microsoft jumped the gun on announcing the list of free games for the coming month, and fans are glad they did, as they have new titles to look forward to in the ...

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Tesla and Panasonic Collaborated to manufacture PV cells

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Tesla Motors, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 5.36%, where Monthly Performance is 10.46%, Quarterly performance is 2.08%, 6 Months performance is 7.45% and yearly performance percentage is -7.47%.

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Jefferies Group Research Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Staples Inc. (SPLS)

Concert Wealth Management Inc. acquired a new position in Staples during the second quarter worth approximately $103,000. Finally, Victory Capital Management Inc. 1 of the brokerages firms have a buy or better rating; the 0 sells versus 0 underperforms. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 12th.

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Mobile Galaxy Note 7 begins receiving update to disable device

According to Reuters , the new member of Galaxy S series will feature an all-new AI Digital Assistant. Based on the certification, the Galaxy C5 Pro is 6.95mm slim and features a 5.2-inch display offering full HD resolution. Here are some of the expected features of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . Samsung is also planning to include stereo speakers as it has acquired Harman last month.

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Resident Evil 7 Got The Camera Angles All Wrong?

Some feel it strays too far away from what makes it Resident Evil while some think it's exactly where the series needs to go in order to innovate and remain relevant. According to DSO Gaming , the " Resident Evil 7 " patch for the PC demo provides support for CPUs without the SSE4.1, which includes CPUs such as Intel Core2 or AMD Phenom.

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Watch Tesla Autopilot Predict a Crash Seconds Before it Happens

Uploaded on Twitter by user Hans Noordsij , the short clip shows a group of cars speeding through the A2 highway in the Netherlands before an accident occurred, reported Electrek (via Mashable ). Plenty of owners have ignored Tesla's directions to keep alert with their hands on the wheel while engaging the function, with at least one involved in a fatal accident.