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Malaysia: No cause of death yet for exiled North Korean

Mr Anifah will, however, coordinate with the police to ensure consular access be given as soon as possible. The government's clarifications came a day after Reuters news service and some local media had reported that the son , Kim Han-sol, was due to arrive in the capital Kuala Lumpur on Monday evening from Macau.

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Uber chief vows action amidst accusations of sexual harassment by ex-employee

The accusations claimed that the harassment started on the very first day after her training when a superior tried to solicit her in a string of chat messages. The manager in question eventually left the company - Fowler suggests that he was sacked - but emphasized that the office politics raging within the company's upper management resulted in low productivity, abandoned projects and changing priorities, not to mention impossible deadlines.

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Australia will soon be playable in Civilization VI

Because of this, tiles around the city gain additional Appeal points, which make them a suitable location for Campus, Commercial Hub, Theater or Holy Site districts. Neither a price nor a release date has been released for this upcoming Civilizations VI DLC, though if you look at recent nation DLC's, like Poland, it seems likely that Australia (if released on its own) will be around $5 or so.

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Libyan Red Crescent recovers 74 bodies in latest tragedy of Mediterranean crossing

At least 74 bodies were pulled from a beach near the western city of Zawiya, according to Libya's Red Crescent, which added that the dead had previously been on a boat. Almost 4,600 migrant deaths have been recorded but it is believed the total number of fatalities is much higher. Leggeri blamed the very small dinghies and poor vessels used by the smugglers for the high death rate.

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LEGO Batman Takes Over The Box Office On Presidents Day Weekend

The sequel's worldwide total is up to $31.8 million, nearing the $45.7 million earned overseas by the first. Much like 2013's "Pacific Rim", it looks like foreign sales will make "The Great Wall" bankable without much (if any) help from USA moviegoers.

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Xbox One Gets A Price Cut Too

Similar to Sony's PlayStation Experience, Xbox FanFest is a fan-oriented event that is all about celebrating the games that the community loves. Xbox One and Xbox 360 users are in for another treat this month. The offer from Microsoft kicked off on February 17 and will reportedly last for only a week. The Xbox One S bundle is being offered at $249 and normally retails for $299.

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Range Rover Velar is Land Rover's first new line in a decade

To be shown off in full at its world premiere in London on 1 March, the Range Rover Velar gets its name from the fleet of 26 prototypes of the original 1970 Range Rover. The new Velar will be offered with familiar JLR powertrains, including Ingenium four cylinder diesels, alongside six and eight cylinder petrols. The single teaser image shows a bird's eye view of the rear, revealing a panoramic glass roof that takes up more than three-quarters of the top, horizontal, instead Range Rover's ...

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The iPhone 8 may have more storage than you'll ever need

We still have to wait more than six months to see Apple's 2017 iPhones, but the iPhone 8 is already the talk of the town. The disappearance of the home button will make the device more compact without sacrificing the display area. As reported earlier today, the iPhone is said to integrate 3D Sensing technology that could provide facial recognition and augmented reality features.

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Huawei becomes the top brand in Chinese Smartphone Market

The Chinese smartphone maker has been struggling in terms of smartphone shipments in the domestic market and came in at fourth place in Q4 2016 as per a recent report by Singapore-based market research firm Canalys . However, unlike the top three, both Xiaomi and Apple's shipment numbers decreased in comparison to 2015. However, what seems really surprising is that latest information reveals how Apple was moved to the fifth place of China´s smartphone market, to the detriment of Xiaomi, which ...

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Samsung's latest C-Lab projects embrace augmented and virtual reality

Samsung calls C-Lab an "internal incubation program" that cultivates experimental ideas from employees. Apart from being compatible with SamsungPay, there's no word yet on what digital stores the system might work with. The Monitorless is a pair of sunglasses that features integrated virtual reality and augmented reality functionality. By pairing a dedicated smartphone app with a 360-degree depth camera, users can take a 3D scan of their house.

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Apple iOS 10.3 third beta now out for developers

It's a simple case of going to beta.apple.com, registering with your Apple ID, and downloading the pre-release software from there. The changes included are small and Apple only fixed an issue with the Find My iPhone app to support the Play Sound and Location functions for finding your lost AirPods, which didn't work correctly in the Beta 2 build.

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Aston Martin releases Red Bull Edition Vantages

Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing has been working together on numerous projects including the AM-RB 001 hypercar concept. They will be offered in a deep Mariana Blue paint finish as standard, while gloss Tungsten Silver or satin Mariana Blue exteriors will be offered as an option.

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The Binding Of Isaac: Afterbirth+ Delayed On Nintendo Switch

It was completely remade in 2014, as The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth , for PC, PS4, Vita, Xbox One, 3DS and Wii U. It's had two expansions, Afterbirth and Afterbirth +, which is the complete version coming to Switch. The booklet features some never-before-seen art design. The blog post specifically states that the instruction booklet won't be included in future pressings of the game, so fans need to act fast if they're interested.

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Apple Appeals EU's $14 Billion Tax Demand

Apple has filed a 14 point appeal against the European regulators and the company has said that its European HQ, which is in Ireland was setup correctly and in line with all laws and regulations. Level playing-field European competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager vigorously defended Brussels' actions at an Oireachtas Committee meeting on January 31st, characterising it has protecting a level playing-field under EU rules.

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Chevy Camaro ZL1 Reaches 202.3 miles per hour

After the testing at Germany, the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 was recorded to reach a maximum of 202 miles per hour in circles and with a top speed of 198 miles per hour. As this tumultuous year winds to a close, you might be tempted to remember 2016 as the year of (fill in the blank, we all have different takes on it).

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Mugabe concerned by lack of candidates

The U.S. and other powers slapped targeted sanctions on Mugabe and his inner circle, sanctions the Zimbabwean government repeatedly blames for the bad state of the economy. He went on to say, "When it comes to Donald Trump. talking of American nationalism, well America for America, America for Americans - on that we agree".

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You can now charge your phone without a wire

The system uses a technology called quasistatic cavity resonance (QSCR), and generates a magnetic field which spreads across the room. That means the walls are made of aluminum panels and there's a big, ugly copper pipe smack in the middle going from floor-to-ceiling.

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Square Enix opens new Tokyo studio to develop narrative-driven RPGs

The studio's official webpage is also open, and they're now hiring, which suggests that the project is still pretty early in development stages. In a press release, Square Enix offered a few vague clues about the game's story, stating that "the project aims to build a new RPG with a new fantasy: unfolding across a vast land teeming with life".

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President Trump picks Lt. Gen. HR McMaster as national security adviser

Speaking to reporters yesterday, Mr Trump said he had "many, many that want the job". Monday afternoon NBC News reported that President Trump has named Lieutenant General H.R. Top Republican Senator John McCain, who is Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and a fierce critic of Trump, welcomed McMasters appointment.

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Facebook Messenger gets global money transfers via TransferWise bot

Facebook already incorporates a feature which allows users to send money via its Messenger app, however the range of the service is limited to domestic use in the United States. It will also notify users via an alert when their regularly used currencies hit favorable rates. Launched in 2011, TransferWise promises lower fees than banks and traditional services on overseas transfers due to its novel process.

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Guerilla Games Details Horizon Zero Dawn's Patch For PS4 Pro Support

According to the video game forum member with the handle thuway , players can now expect an early patch to enhance the PlayStation 4 support. The small patch will bring PS4 Pro users an option to tinker with the resolution and framerate.

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Verizon and Yahoo! Reportedly Have Agreed to a Revised Deal

A Bloomberg report on February 15 suggested that Yahoo will shave $250 million off the acquisition price, but a joint press release from the two companies confirmed Verizon will pay $350 million less for the operating business. Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo , said: "We continue to be very excited to join forces with Verizon and AOL". In September 2016, Yahoo had said the personal information of at least 500 million accounts was stolen in a 2014 attack on its accounts.

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'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' release date, latest news: PC specs and requirements detailed

Ubisoft has stressed quite clearly that these specs will only allow gamers to play " Ghost Recon: Wildlands " at 720p and Low presets. Gamers can also "RSVP" for the beta on Ubisoft's official website , which means they will send interested gamers a reminder when they can start downloading the beta.

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Samsung's next Gear VR headset could come with a controller

Not only could it mean Gear VR gets its first dedicated external input method, but there's room for deeper speculation here too. The Daydream View headset of Google is now only compatible with a short list of devices, but if Samsung wants to maintain its leadership in the VR headset market, it makes sense for the company to release a Gear VR controller so that it could erase an advantage of a rival device.

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Wal-Mart earnings fall as it battles with Amazon

Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a research report on Wednesday, December 28th. Wal-Mart also on Tuesday announced a 2% dividend increase to $2.04 a share annually. If you are reading this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark laws.

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Blizzard say goodbye to Windows XP and Vista

In a recent post on the Battle.net forums , Blizzard Entertainment announced that they would officially be shutting down support for a large number of their games on both Windows Vista And Windows XP. Ornyx said that Blizzard will post further notices as it gets closer to discontinuing support for each game. Blizzard hasn't made it clear when these patches will arrive and we're told they will be staggered rather than launched all at once, but the updates are coming.

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Microsoft reportedly scraps Hololens 2 in favour of skipping to Gen 3

The next version of HoloLens won't hit the shops until 2019, according to a new report. Interestingly, the company reportedly had a second model almost ready to go, but rather introduce slight improvements and tweaks in version 2, Microsoft is now planning to show off version 3 that they cooked up which includes more extensive changes they find better fitting for a second-generation product.

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What to expect from Reliance Jio today

Mukesh Ambani, India's richest man and Chairman of Reliance Industries - the parent company of Reliance Jio, said on Tuesday that Reliance Jio was launched on September 5. According to a recent COAI data, Vodafone and Idea Cellular have 206.44 million subscribers and 192.06 million subscribers respectively. Reliance Jio has led to the established operators drastically cut tariffs - as much as by 66% - in order to retain their customer base, and has put the entire sector under tremendous ...

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Overwatch's next hero may not be Doomfist, suggests Jeff Kaplan

The emotes themselves don't take months". According to Game Director Jeff Kaplan , however, that may not be the case after all. For those that aren't familiar, Doomfist is the believed to be the newest hero coming to Overwatch , according to several visual clues found throughout the game.

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Verizon presents 2 GB prepaid plan for $40 per month

Verizon has been making a lot of headlines with new wireless plans as of late, but they've all been in the realm of post-paid customers, those data-hungry hoity-toity bourgeoisie one percenters of the wireless world. For a family of four, unlimited costs $180 at Verizon . The new 2GB plan gives users worldwide text to 200 countries (plus unlimited texting in general), unlimited talk, as well as Always-On Data, which is the aforementioned throttling past a certain (in this case, 2GB) ...

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AT&T's LG G5 is now receiving Android 7.0 Nougat

Watch this space for latest news on HTC and Android Nougat release schedule. United Kingdom countries and Germany HTC users are getting the Nougat treat. But don't expect an OTA update to come right away since it might take sometimes to be finally available for download and install. Samsung released the update officially last January after many weeks of the Galaxy Beta program.

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John Oliver perfectly explains to Donald Trump why Putin is bad news

These may not be such unreasonable requests of a Trump White House bent on undoing some of the foreign policy legacy of the presidents before him. Instead, John Oliver broke down why he thinks Putin is such a risky figure and why considering the US and Russian Federation morally equivalent is harmful.

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Oppo to unveil 5x camera technology at MWC 2017

The F1 Plus packs a 16MP front camera and company's beautification software - Beautify 4.0. Oppo's F-series have been one of its large-selling devices and recently, reports have noted of Oppo's upcoming smartphone, the Oppo Find 9, to feature selfie-centric capabilities.

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Red iPhone 7, 10.5-inch iPad Pro planned for March event

Currently, the iPhone SE is offered in two variants, 16GB and 64GB of internal storage. And surprisingly, they will retain the 3.5mm headphone jack unlike the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus handsets that were unveiled past year. Reports from Digitimes and KGI Securities have suggested similar iPad Pro lineup rumors. But that's not all Apple has planned. Bigger models such as the 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros are likely to have the Apple A10X processor that is a lot faster than the A9X chip that ...

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Yes, the Mainstream Media Really Is the Enemy of We the People

He once again made that clear during an aggressive press conference yesterday in which he defended his administration as a "fine-tuned machine" and denied his team had made inappropriate contact with Russian officials during the election campaign.


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