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Mark Hamill says he'd like to play George Lucas in a movie

I have no idea how well this is going to play out and given that EA is notorious for using social justice issues as a way to virtue signal in an attempt to make a quick buck off things, it wouldn't surprise me if the game's story was as bare bones as it gets just to get the approval of " Canon " from the big Mouse.

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Wesley Bryan takes RBC Heritage in South Carolina homecoming

Graham DeLaet tees of on the 17th hole during the second round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Friday, April 4, 2017. The 39-year-old started the day on the back nine but after turning in three under, produced an eagle on the second hole when his 209-yard approach left a short putt.

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Isco strikes to keep Real Madrid in control of LaLiga

Real Madrid will have to continue its march toward its first Spanish league title in five years without the injured Gareth Bale. However, Isco staked his claim for a place in the Madrid XI on Saturday, with a match-winning display against Sporting Gijon.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 won't launch with Bixby Voice feature

Some may argue that the delayed launch of a fully-developed Bixby is unlikely to hurt Galaxy S8 sales much because the handset has many other new features to entice buyers. The company's latest front runner that is expected to launch April 21 worldwide will not incorporate the Samsung's hallmark feature for the USA customers.

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Leaked NSA exploits plant a bull's-eye on Windows Server

No one has yet discovered the identity of Shadow Brokers, or of the hackers that gained access to the NSA materials. Cisco and the NSA did not reply to requests for comment. Matthew Hickey, founder of Hacker House whoo reproduced the hacks, said businesses who delay patches for operational purposes should make sure their software is up to date.

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Jang holds 3-stroke lead at Lotte

Back-to-back birdies on the 14th and 15th gave hope of a late flourish but that is where the positive scoring ended and she faces a big day on Friday to get back in contention. The sponsor's invitee had gone 59 holes without a bogey before dropping three strokes just before the turn to open the door for Kerr. "I haven't been able to play as well as I would have liked".

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April the Giraffe Goes Into Labor

The zoo says funds raised in this effort will go towards giraffe conservation efforts, Ava's Little Heroes , and towards the Animal Adventure Park itself. Saturday, April 15. Giraffe pregnancies last up to 15 months. But a word of advice: next time there's a viral craze surrounding the birth of an animal, remember that you're signing up to watch an unpredictable, often unpleasant birthing process.

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Microsoft has already patched the NSA's leaked Windows hacks

The ShadowBrokers, an entity previously confirmed by The Intercept to have leaked authentic malware used by the NSA to attack computers around the world, today released another cache of what appears to be extremely potent (and previously unknown) software capable of breaking into systems running Windows.

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North Korean medium-range missile test fails, US says

Pence said Sunday that North Korea's "provocation" underscored the risks faced by American and South Korean service members, hours after the North conducted a failed missile launch shortly before Pence's arrival. In an interview Sunday on ABC's "This Week", McMaster said Trump had directed the National Security Council to collaborate with the Defense and State Departments, and intelligence agencies to "provide options and have them ready for him if this pattern of destabilizing behavior ...

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NSA spying tools can hack the global financial system

There were 3 additional exploits, "EnglishmanDentist", " EsteemAudit " and " ExplodingCan " that could not be reproduced on supported versions of Windows by Microsoft's engineers, thus no patches have been released for these issues. The company's security systems are capable of detecting attacks against customers, and Microsoft in the past has monitored discussion about exploits on the Internet and also hired former intelligence agency veterans to help it devise programming to protect its ...

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Nintendo Switch North America Sales Figures Revealed

While its limited software lineup and limited graphics ability have been criticized, demand has consistently outstripped supply during the first six weeks of sales. There were 925,000 units sold for Nintendo Switch and almost 460,000 units sold for the Wii U console. Though it's too early to say any of this is certain-the Switch has barely been out one month-this would be a very Nintendo move.

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Maybe Apple's self-driving vehicle project isn't a write-off after all?

In July 2016, Apple hired Dan Dodge, the founder and former chief executive of QNX, a company expert on microkernel operating systems used in different vehicles. Late past year, Apple revealed it is investing heavily in autonomous vehicles in a letter asking the government to make it easier to develop self-driving cars.

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Apple plans to test self-drivings cars in California

Apple became the 30th company granted the permission on Friday after the DMV updated its list of manufacturers testing self-driving cars. "The permit covers three vehicles, all 2015 Lexus RX450h, and six drivers", a DMV spokesperson said .

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April the giraffe gives birth as millions watch live feed

The new calf is the first giraffe born at Animal Adventure Park. Jordan Patch, owner of the Animal Adventure Park, says the natural curiosity surrounding giraffes and their birthing process has been a huge factor in drawing crowds. The feed had been briefly interrupted by YouTube in February after complaints by some viewers over what they deemed to be "sexually explicit" content.

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WhatsApp's best new feature will soon be available to even more users

The instant messaging app is likely to bring new feature for the users which will make messaging more convenient. It seems that the tests provide positive feedback, WhatsApp is going to include all the features for the users in their future updates.

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Livestream: April the Giraffe is finally giving birth

Dad Oliver is in an adjacent pen and said to be checking in frequently on his calf, which is basically the cutest thing ever. The zoo went live on Facebookto excitedly announce April had gone into labor around 8 a.m. Over at the park's YouTube page , 1.2 million people witnessed the little giraffe come into the world. Thirty minutes later April began helping her calf take its first steps on its wobbly legs.

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It Looks Like Apple Is Trying to Make a Self-Driving Car

Apple thus joins Google and a long list of automakers, suppliers and technology companies already allowed to test their creations on California roads. But a few months later, Uber filed all the appropriate paperwork anyway and is now permitted to test its technology on California roads. The Apple computer giant has received approval to test autonomous cars in California on Friday, an additional sign of the iPhone manufacturer's ambitions in the automobile of the future.

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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' trailer has arrived

While addressing some of the speculations, they also teased the crowd with a few plot twists for the movie. Han Solo is not there but Luke Skywalker has been found. "There's no question that this is set up as a trilogy, and that three-act structure of the set up, the conflict, and the resolution very much is what we have planned", she said.

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Samsung Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S8 launching in India on April 19?

At this point, nobody really knows if the device will make into the market or if we will see it this year. However, Samsung didn't share exactly how many units of the Galaxy S8 units it has sold. It's unclear what Samsung will change about the S8's design, however. Another eagerly-awaited Samsung device, the Galaxy Note 8, will be unveiled in Q4 also of this year.

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Apple Granted Self-Driving Vehicle Testing Permit In California

It seems unlikely at this point that the company will suddenly compete with vehicle makers with an Apple auto. The list includes major automakers, including Ford, General Motors, BMW, Volkswagen and Tesla, as well as one of its biggest rivals in technology, Google , whose testing of self-driving cars has been spun off into an affiliate called Waymo.

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Nintendo sold nearly a million Switches in a single month

If that weren't impressive enough, the consolemaker added that more Switch consoles were sold during its first month of availability than any other game system in Nintendo's history. While no cost estimate for the "Switch Mini" was given by Citigroup, the report did predict it could sell 6.7 million units in its first year on the market.

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Apple MacBook Air: Apple iPad Pro Sneak In To Take Its Place

Apple has replaced it with a $329 device that is simply called the iPad. Apple is implementing the new policy, allowing its fix staff to ship an iPad Air 2 for a unit replacement when stock of the aging and now discontinued 4th gen iPad isn't available.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 And Samsung Galaxy S8 Complete Comparison

Like previous models, the S8 can be submerged for 30 minutes in up to 5 feet of water. Naturally, this is an alarming revelation, forcing users to resort to either using their fingerprint readers or iris scanners when they get their hands on the phone.

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New NSA leak may expose its bank spying, Windows exploits

In the case of the NSA, the latest data dump from the Shadow Brokers suggests the NSA's motive was to surveil banking activity in the Middle East, not steal money, but any breach of security of the global messaging system could have significant consequences.

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Nougat hits Sprint Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Now, the Sprint Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge too get this update. Now it looks like they will be enjoying cutting-edge software as well, as Samsung appears to be testing the newest Android 7.1 Nougat update for the S8 even before they start reaching store shelves.

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Samsung made an even better Galaxy S8+, but you can't have it

Reports that its flagship Note 7 devices were prone to exploding forced the manufacturer to withdraw the products past year at considerable cost. The first-quarter operating profit was above the market's earlier estimate of 9.43 trillion won, compiled by Yonhap Infomax, the financial news arm of Yonhap news agency .

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Microsoft says exploits leaked by Shadow Brokers were addressed by prior patches

Say what you want about Microsoft, but the company stays on top of security. The crown jewel of the implant collection appears to be a program named FUZZBUNCH, which essentially automates the deployment of NSA malware, and would allow a member of agency's Tailored Access Operations group to more easily infect a target from their desk.

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Delta Air Lines to offer $10K for bumping

United Airlines failed to remove Dr David Dao's luggage from a flight they dragged him off and then sent it to the wrong address, his lawyer says. Mr Bell flicked the scorpion on to the floor and a flight attendant covered it with a cup before throwing it away in the bathroom.A nurse who happened to be on board gave him a painkiller as a precaution, he said .

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French presidential race tightens further as vote looms in nine days

One-third of french voters - 34% - have not decided who to vote for weeks before the presidential election . Opinion polls have put Le Pen in first or second place in the first round of voting on April 23, although her three main rivals are now close enough for any two of the four to go through to the runoff.

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Apple given permission to test self-driving cars in California

The company just secured a permit for testing autonomous driving technology in California on public roads, which is one of the first official confirmations that Apple is indeed researching self-driving technology in an effort to compete with Google and Tesla.

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March 2017 NPD: Nintendo Switch Outsells PS4 & Xbox One

That means the Wild game for Switch actually sold more than 100 percent as an attach rate with the system. The Japanese platform holder also noted that the Switch is the "fastest-selling video game system in Nintendo history". The Switch version of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild even managed to sell more copies than Nintendo sold Switch consoles. In the same announcement, Nintendo announced they sold 1.3 million copies of Zelda .

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NSA's powerful Windows hacking tools leaked online

Labeled as an Kerberos exploit targeting 2000, 2003, 2008 and 2008 R2 domain controllers, Microsoft said MS14-068 contains a patch for these attacks. Documents included in the Shadow Brokers release suggest that the NSA, after penetrating the firewall of the SWIFT service providers, used Microsoft exploits to target the computers interacting with the SWIFT network, Comae Technologies' Suiche said.

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Samsung Unveils Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus With Infinity Display

Samsung C series will be more agreeable if they introduced more smartphones like Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro and it's quite interesting that the Galaxy C series have just 3 smartphones till to know. As to the second part of your question, the Samsung Galaxy S8 boasts some significant improvements over its predecessor, but it's nothing you won't be able to live without.

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OnePlus Rolls Out OxygenOS 4.1.3 Update for OnePlus 3 and 3T

OnePlus, in its changelog mentions that they have fixed the 'Instagram swiping bug, ' as well. Previously, they released Oxygen OS 4.1.1 which started the 7.1.1 Nougat Update with the roll out of Google Assistant as well. The changelog for the OnePlus 3T reveals the arrival of the same features and bug fixes as that for OnePlus 3. OnePlus says, "The OTA will reach a small percentage of users today, and we'll begin a broader rollout in a few days".

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Microsoft Gets Own Edition of Samsung Galaxy S8

As Samsung's top-line handsets, the Galaxy S8 models will challenge the latest Apple iPhones. According to JP Morgan analyst Rod Hall, who was cited in several news reports yesterday, the new iPhone will likely make "less use of curved OLED which may result in a slightly less "infinity" screen form factor".


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