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Samsung announces that battery defects were the cause of Note 7 issues

Samsung made a decision to discontinue the Note 7 in October previous year after recalling millions of the devices worldwide over safety concerns. Samsung has blamed two un-named battery-makers for setting fire to its reputation by sending Galaxy Note 7 phablets up in flames, but has also admitted it may have pushed those suppliers too hard.

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Samsung reveals results of fire phone investigation

DJ Koh, President of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics, shared detailed results of the investigation and expressed his honest apology and gratitude to Galaxy Note7 customers, mobile operators, retail and distribution partners and business partners for their patience and continued support.

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Fire Emblem Heroes coming to iOS and Android next month

With Fire Emblem , the joy isn't so much in completing specific story elements as it is in collecting teammates and improving them, which will carry over and perhaps become an addictive feature of the new game. You will be able to get new characters in the game by winning the hero battles. The game will not be playable on older versions of the handheld console.

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Apple Files $1 Bln Lawsuit Against Qualcomm

The 100-page complaint filed Friday in a San Diego federal court depicts Qualcomm as a greedy monopolist abusing its power in a key segment of the mobile chip market to extort royalties for iPhone innovations that have nothing to do with Qualcomm's technology.

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Was Obama's Inauguration Crowd Larger Than Trump's?

Aerial photos of the crowd at Trump's inauguration showed much open space on the National Mall when compared side-by-side with an aerial photo of Barack Obama's 2009 inauguration. President Obama and the first lady have social media accounts that are specifically for the POTUS and FLOTUS in office. He said: "These attempts to less then enthusiasm of the inauguration are shameful and wrong".

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Ex-Clinton campaign spokesman: Spicer is a 'failure'

And Spicer said , "We know that 420,000 people used the D.C, Metro public transit yesterday, which actually compares to 317,000 for president Obama's last inaugural". Spicer warned that while journalists talk about holding the president accountable, "I'm gonna tell you that it goes two ways". TV ratings agency Neislen said 30.6 million US viewers turned in for Trump's inaugural-a figure higher than audiences for President George W.

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Samsung finally figures out why its phones kept exploding

EST). After the Note 7's exploding incidences, Samsung stopped selling the phone, and also issued a complete recall of the units that were shipped beforehand. Samsung stumbled in its early response to the crisis, issuing a massive worldwide recall and offering replacements that it said were safe. The FAA has since lifted the ban on the phones on airplanes.

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Samsung to reveal cause of Note 7 explosions January 23

The worst possible thing that could happen to Samsung's mobile business is another Galaxy Note 7-type disaster come this spring. There have been several preliminary reports on what probably caused Galaxy Note 7 handsets to explode.

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Obama sends his final message to America

He is happy for the ones that got access to the health care and the ones from the LGBTQ community, who had a chance of getting married. Obama recalled the Charleston Church shooting and said that he had mourned with grieving families searching for answers.

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TAG Heuer Connected Defies Report of Smartwatches Being Unpopular, Sales Triple

Given Android Wear smartwatches are still a relatively niche product, the $1,500 Tag Heuer Connected looked like a tough sell . "The watches of the first series are nearly all sold, the new collection comes in May". The Tag Heuer smartwatch starts at $1,500, but can cost up to $10k depending on the materials used. Just like with the original devices, the new line would be made in partnership with Intel, according to Forbes .

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Samsung Will Blame Battery Size for Note 7 Explosions

These irregularly sized batteries didn't fit in the phone properly that further led to overheating. Unfortunately, this ramp up in production seems to have caused additional issues that resulted in ATL batteries also catching fire and posing a risk.

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Ralph Lauren Is Already Receiving Backlash For Dressing Melania Trump

During the campaign, Trump had said she wanted to be a first lady in the mode of Kennedy, a mid-century fashion icon. Michelle Obama was a darling of the fashion world, stepping out in bold styles and boosting the careers of young designers, but some designers have been wary to dress his wife due to their feelings about Donald Trump.

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Xiaomi Mi 6 to be Released soon in Three Variants

It doesn't feature a ceramic body as that Xiaomi Mi 6 Premium. Presuming that the Xiaomi Mi 6 will launch in mid-March, as in become available then, it is quite possible we'll see it announced at the end of February during MWC 2017. However, there is no word on the screen size. The camera and display will be same for both Mi 6 and Mi 6 Premier. The last and the third variant is said to come with same Qualcomm chipset with dual edge curved display and is said to be priced at 2999 Yuan ...

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Microsoft's Next Layoff of 700 Employees Likely to Come on Monday

The new layoffs are part of the strategy Microsoft announced back in 2016, when it revealed plans to axe 2,850 jobs globally by mid-2017. The latest round of layoff is a part of the company's previously announced 2,850 layoffs that it disclose in its annual security filings in July.

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Donald Trump Has Traded In His Android Phone For a New Device

These rules also involve giving up the personal smartphone in exchange for a highly secure phone provided by intelligence agencies. Unlike his predecessor, the forty fifth American President does not email much but uses his smartphone to tweet .

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Judge Stops Texas From Killing Planned Parenthood's Medicaid

Since the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade made abortion legal there have been heated debates across the country about if abortion is safe, or if a legal medical procedure is actually just plain old murder. In other words, our opposition to Medicaid expansion is costing Texas billions of federal dollars while we witness other states reaping the savings generated by the improved health and productivity of their citizens.

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'Super Mario Run': Nintendo Announced Release On Play Store For Android Users

You can pre-register in Google Play to be notified when it launches! A reviewer on the Apple (aapl) App Store said in December that the game is a "fee app disguised as a free app", according to Reuters. "So this is just - based on the current development environment - a requirement that's been built into the game to support security and the fact that the three different modes are connecting to the network and interacting with one another".

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Call Duffy on ACA repeal

And, even though many Republicans have insisted that insurance companies won't be able to deny health coverage for pre-existing conditions, the Wisconsin Population Health Institute says prohibiting coverage denied, yet demanding dropping the coverage mandate could collapse the individual insurance market.

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Shelby rolls out 50th anniversary Super Snake

This is enough to send the Mustang off to a 0-60mph (97km/h) time of 3.5 seconds, and the quarter mile in just 10.9 seconds. Based on the 2017 Mustang GT, Shelby supercharges Ford's 5.0-liter V8 to produce 670 horsepower (449 kilowatts), with an option to add 750 horsepower (559 kilowatts) thanks to a more powerful Whipple or Kenne Bell supercharger.

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Ivanka Trump: I'm Not Going to Be First Lady

Lauren, the former tie salesman from the Bronx who became a global fashion giant, was textbook flawless for the Trumps' big day - and the 77-year-old designer totally delivered. "We're walking into today with a whole list of designers who refuse to dress the first lady and a list of designers who are proud to". Trump finds herself in a very different position than the one Michelle Obama held during her time in the White House, when designers the world over were clamoring to dress her.

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Symantec Corporation's (SYMC) closing price of $26.41

The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.4 and lower end at 0.33 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.31. The net profit margin for Symantec Corporation stands at 60.50%. Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp raised its stake in Symantec Corp.by 33.1% in the third quarter.

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Google could be set to release a smartwatch

Google will be partnering with LG in order to produce two smartwatches to coincide with the launch of Android Wear 2.0, confirming earlier rumours. These two smartwatches might also be iOS compatible as well . These devices include Moto 360 Sport, LG G Watch R, Polar M600, Tag Heuer Connected, Casio Smart Outdoor Watch, Nixon Mission, LG Watch Urbane, Huawei Watch, Michael Kors Access Dylan Smartwatch, Asus ZenWatch 2, Fossil Q Wander, Moto 360 Gen 2, Michael Kors Access Bradshaw ...

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Once Again, M.S. Dhoni, Yuvraj Power India to Series Win

The Irishman struck 159 runs at 39.75 in his five matches for the Thunder in BBL|06, finishing as the side's second-leading run scorer despite missing their final three games. The jam-packed Barabati Stadium may have lamented Kohli's early dismissal but they were given their money's worth by Yuvraj and Dhoni . I knew time will change.

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Donald Trump Expected to Name FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai as Chairman

The incoming Trump administration is expected to oppose numerous initiatives Wheeler championed during his leadership including tough enforcement of net neutrality, open competition for cable set-top boxes, and empowering consumers to limit the sale or sharing of data about their Internet use that service providers collect.

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Louisiana Cop, Woman Killed in Marrero Shooting

Normand said dozens of officers from multiple agencies were searching for Holt, who had been romantically involved with Veal. The victim became uncooperative after that point, going so far as to request and sign an affidavit saying that she wanted to drop charges against Holt, according to Connick's statement.

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EPS Forecast Revision Scan: Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)

The business's revenue for the quarter was up 35.9% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Also, Director Timothy M. Haley sold 23,728 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 31st. Conning Inc. raised its stake in Netflix by 0.3% in the second quarter. Edmond DE Rothschild Italia SGR SPA boosted its stake in shares of Netflix by 0.9% in the third quarter.

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Robert W. Baird Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Neurocrine Biosciences Inc. (NBIX)

The company has price to cash ratio of 10.33. The stock's market capitalization is 3.62B. (NASDAQ:NBIX) opened at 44.04 on Monday. Mean Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast is set at $-0.58 by these analysts for This Quarter. Also, insider Christopher Flint Obrien sold 25,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 15th. In a separate transaction on 1/17/2017, Bozigian Haig P., Chief Development Officer sold 1,625 shares of the stock.

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Niners' York May be Leaning Toward Gutekunst as GM

In somewhat of a surprising decision, Green Bay Packers executive Brian Gutekunst has chose to sign a new deal and remain with the Packers according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport . And that long track record with a Packers franchise that has been stable and successful apparently has him as the leading candidate to become the next general manager of the 49ers.

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Google Promotes Own House Products on Search Engine

Google has always been accused of showing favoritism to its own products and services in Google search results and a new report says it happens 91% of the time. Google is no different from Microsoft and Facebook since they are all companies that not only offer ad space for firms wanting to hawk their products but they also compete with those same companies for customers.

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Legendary Overwatch Skins Leaked for Latest Event?

Zenyatta is dressed as Buddhist master, Tang Sanzang, while Winston, Reinhardt and Roadhog are dressed as his three disciples; Sun Wukong, the monkey king, Sha Wujing, the river monster, and Zhu Bajie, the immortal soldier turned pig creature.

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Australia: 1 dead as auto plows into crowd in Melbourne

On Friday afternoon, a man allegedly ploughed a auto into numerous pedestrians in the CBD of the Victorian capital, killing four, including a child. The 76-year-old said Gargasoulas stormed in with a Bible, set it alight and threw the burning book into his face before threatening to gouge his eye out .

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Amazon Dash buttons receive virtual makeover

Like we said they function the same as the physical buttons but given that they now live on Amazon's website and its app, you don't actually have to be at home to press the buttons to place an order. You can always cancel an order within 30 minutes if you make a mistake. Not everyone in a household, however, shares the same domestic needs: You may have run out of FIJI Water, while your spouse needs new guitar strings, and the kids are hankering for more Play-Doh.

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Driver in fatal Tesla Autopilot crash had seven seconds to take action

Tesla provided the Office of Defects Investigation with mileage and airbag deployment data for all 2014-2016 Model S and Model X vehicles equipped with Autopilot technology. Data also showed Brown took no evasive action such as braking or sudden steering to avoid the crash, and the last thing he did was increase the cruise control speed to 74 miles per hour less than two minutes before the crash.

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Nintendo Switch pricing and details revealed

If you're picking up a pair, you can pick them up as two grey Joy-Con controllers, two red, two blue, or one each of the brightly colored variants. No rebooting the console, no fuss. "Splatoon 2" will debut in the summer of 2017, Nintendo says, and "Super Mario Odyssey" will be available for the 2017 holiday season. Mario. Nintendo's own creation.

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Nintendo signals end for Wii U

The Wii U's life was a short one, in the console world. Shaped like a tablet computer which can be use portably or connected to a television, the new console is a "hybrid" console that allows different modes of play. Late October, Nintendo dropped the system's trailer to enormous fanfare, and on January 12 it revealed key details about the system. The company was planning to go in for a new concept and the details are slowly being revealed.