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James Gunn on Watchers, Infinity War and More!

In China, Vol. 2 launched to $48 million, 75 percent bigger than Guardians of Galaxy , which debuted in August 2014. The American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team " Guardians of the Galaxy " is a crowd pleaser. Universal came close with The Fate of the Furious in April, but the eighth instalment in the action franchise fell short of the $100 million mark with a total of $98.7 million in its first weekend.

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You can now post your pics on Instagram without the app

You can now post photos from Instagram's mobile website . This was mainly due to the limited functionality which Instagram offered via its mobile website. An Instagram spokesperson confirmed the new functionality to us via email. Many users in the developing world may not have a fast enough cellular network to conveniently download Instagram's app.

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Waze lets you get navigation directions in your own voice

Millions of people use navigation apps like Waze or Google Maps to get turn-by-turn voice directions during their daily commute or while running errands. The feature could also be useful for users who prefer languages that the app doesn't support yet - you could record commands for a parent who speaks another dialect, for example.

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Facebook apologises for technical glitch that caused brief inaccessibility

Others suggested Twitter might have been crashed by all the Facebook users reporting #Facebookdown, which was the top trending term at lunchtime. According to feedback captured on AussieOutages, more than 8000 complaints flooded the page.

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OnePlus 5 confirmed for later this year, what to expect?

Phonemaker OnePlus traditionally launches its phones in the middle of the year and, after OnePlus3 and OnePlus3T, it will be skipping a number in naming its next model. There may also have fingerprint scanning support on the front under the Home Button. However, there is no mention of dual rear camera setup which was rumoured in earlier leaks.

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Warren Buffet regrets missing out on Google and Amazon

But he also said it would be a " terrible mistake " if capital allocation were not the "main talent" of his successor. Turning to other tech matters, Buffett told CNBC that IBM's artificial intelligence unit Watson should one day take the place of humans.

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Heroes of the Storm Video Highlights Overwatch Hero D.Va

When playing as (or against) D.Va, it's important to keep in mind that players will only get 50% of a kill for taking her out in her mech or out of her mech. I love how, just like a match in Overwatch , I can boost into a group of people, slam on the self-destruct key, and hear "nerf this!" as my enemies flee in terror, followed by the "Love, D.Va" voiceline and a D.Va spray.

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Prince Philip stepping down from public engagements

Prince Philip spent 110 days a year ago making official engagements, the BBC reported , makng him the fifth busiest member of the royal family . The announcement was made after all members of the Queen's household were gathered at Buckingham Palace for a highly unusual staff meeting.

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Google to launch Android "O" Beta

Android malware is on the rise with over 750,000 new samples appearing in the first quarter of 2017. Android Nougat was still being developed to eliminate all possible bugs and improve its performance till the platform could hold. Another visible change in Android O is more control on the Notifications which pops up in the notification panel. On an average, the number equates to almost 8,400 new malware instances every day.

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Celebrating "Star Wars day"

While it isn't the cheapest KOTOR has ever been on the App Store, five bucks is still a great value. You can share these on Facebook , Twitter or Instagram on Star Wars Day to show you love for the series and hopefully get a good laugh out of your friends and family.

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Bouchard eliminates Sharapova at Madrid Open

The Czech was comprehensively beaten, 6-1 6-2, and received sympathy from her opponent. "I know that I can come back and win matches like that when I'm down, so that was actually what was going on in my mind in the third set". I was happy with the way I changed things around in the second, stepped in, was a little bit more aggressive inside the baseline. Sharapova struck first in a topsy-turvy first set with a searing forehand down the line to lead 4-2.

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Gmail users targeted in huge phishing scam

A very sophisticated and malicious phishing scam is spreading across the Internet, infecting computers and comprising the safety of millions of Gmail users around the world, Google confirmed on Wednesday. According to some reports, these fake Google Doc links will take users to a genuine Google page to select an account. The worm arrived in users' inboxes posing as an email from a trusted contact.

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Google's mysterious new Fuchsia OS has a UI now

Fuchsia also has a Vulkan-based graphics rendered called Escher , which Ars Technica mentions as seemingly custom-built to run Googles's shadow-heavy Material Design UX. Long-pressing app tabs and dragging them on top of one another will put them in a resizable split screen interface. Above this widget is what appears to be Recent Apps and scrolling below this widget will bring up Google Now-like suggestions which are currently just placeholders.

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Colorado Lawmakers React To New Health Care Bill

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 21, 2016, to unveil a new gun legislation proposal. "You know how this works". With all democrats and 20 republicans opposing it, the bill passed Thursday by just four votes . Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell plans to move forward under special procedures that allow legislation to pass with a simple majority vote, instead of the 60 usually required for major bills in the Senate.

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Prey Cannot Overtake Mario Kart 8 Deluxe In UK Game Charts

This is great for Nintendo as the Switch is proving to be a huge success over the previous Wii U. "No, this is not just any ordinary success". The second factor: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe had, depending on how you look at it, either already been out for two weeks or three years .

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Buffett says deal partner 3G follows 'standard capitalist formula'

This is his first interview post the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Berkshire Hathaway. Munger added: "You've got to remember railroads were a awful business for decades and decades and decades, and then they got good". He said he is open to investing in India and would love to hire people and buy a business in India. Get automatic alerts for this topic. Buffett and Munger avoided technology investments for most of their careers because they said it was too hard to figure out which ...

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Berkshire Hathaway events continue, Buffett set for TV interviews

Berkshire plans to name one of its existing managers chief executive officer after Buffett is gone and the decentralized structure of the company allows Berkshire's subsidiaries to largely run themselves. At that moment, that's the key to everything. "He didn't", Buffett said. "The main problem was they didn't act when they learned about it". But he didn't quite face the real problem in that this miss-selling was offical management and board policy and staff were only following orders (and ...

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Spotify Code will let you share songs hand-to-hand!

Using the snap-to-scan method above, you can scan Codes from flyers, posters and billboards. Now, users were required to use apps like WhatsApp, Facebook and so on to share links to the music they want their friends to listen to. And you can get the code by tapping the three dots next to the tracks and inside the app interface your sharing code will be there. Click this, accept the permissions for Spotify to access your camera, and you'll be able to scan the artwork from someone else's ...

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Lenovo launches Smart Band HW01 exclusively on Flipkart at Rs 1999

In this mode, the band will automatically detect your heart rate once in every 15 minutes. In Regular mode , you can set the band to monitor your heart rate at pre-defined intervals of time throughout the day. It also embraces sleep tracking feature to track your sleeping habits. The fitness band is water and dustproof with IP65 certification. The Smart Band can also be paired with an Android or iOS device and receive alerts when you receive calls or messages or mails on your parent device.

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Surface Laptop and Windows 10 S launch - who said what

It will run only software downloaded from the Windows Store, a limitation that Microsoft touts as a security benefit. Mostly because it looks exactly like a Mac, but with a warm felty finish on the inside, $999 price tag, and a 14-hour battery life.

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New map 'Prise de Tahure' coming to Battlefield 1

Prise de Tahure is set during the autumn in the Butte-de-Tahure region after the Nivelle Offensive , where French raiders attempt to fend off German troops. Are you excited to be fighting in the night? "Whether in person or online, you'll get the first taste of the second Battlefield 1 expansion - which will be releasing in late summer".

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PS4 God Of War May Release Set, Development "Going Well"

This important nugget of information was released when Balrog replied to one fan on Twitter who was asking if we'll see "Iconic Vikings" like Ragnar Lothbrok or Bjorn, but in response, Balrog said: "Our story takes place in a time well before the first Vikings, so I don't see them appearing".

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Street Fighter V Reveals Ed as a New DLC Character

It feels like forever since Capcom's made a new character reveal for Street Fighter V , doesn't it? Captured by S.I.N.at a young age, Ed was experimented on in order to become a replacement body for M. If he connects with any of the initial barrage, he'll continue weaving around his opponent connecting body blows ending in a powerful uppercut. However, he and all other DLC characters will be playable during the May 11-14, 2017 Capcom Fighters Network Beta 2.

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Samsung reports biggest quarterly net profit since 2013

First-quarter operating profit for Asia's most valuable company by market capitalization was 9.9 trillion won ($8.75 billion), matching Samsung's earlier guidance. The phone is rumored to be coming with a smaller battery and a lower price. The primary boost to the results came from the robust performance of the South Korean company's chip business.

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Amazon Echo Leak: Echo Knight With Screen And Camera Coming Next Month

According to a research note from Ming-Chi Kuo that was circulated widely last week, Apple has been busy developing a Siri-based product created to go head-to-head with Amazon's Echo. The is a heavy focus on the product functionalities supported by Google Home, like the ability to switch on Netflix or play music without leaving the sofa, and follows on from a U.S.

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Scam alert! Think twice before clicking on the Google Docs link

In this week's attack, for example, you would have received an email from a known contact who said they were sharing a document with you. An innovative phishing scam briefly spread like wildfire today before being snuffed out by Google - it was using the company's own security against unsuspecting users.

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Wells Fargo says agrees with Buffett and is fixing its problems

And, responding to individual shareholder queries, they also spoke about their dreams and regrets. Buffett, who had backed Hillary Clinton in last year's USA election, did not directly criticize Trump at the meeting. Then Buffett will visit with sharholders enjoying steak at one of his favorite restaurants, Gorat's. Though Warren Buffett has long championed dividend stocks as part of his investment philosophy, when it comes to his own company, Berkshire Hathaway (brk.a), the investor has ...

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Amazon sweeps US market for voice-controlled speakers

Equally, he nodded towards on-screen game play as a key feature in Apple devices. Given that the smart home market is estimated to be worth $53.45bn globally by 2022 according to Zion forecasts , it's no surprise that Google is highlighting where its own personal assistant tech fits into a consumer move towards connected tech.

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Kevin Durant sizzles with 38, Warriors up 3-0 over Jazz

The only Warrior the Jazz couldn't stop was Kevin Durant . Gobert had 21 points on 7-for-8 shooting, plus 15 rebounds and four assists. Golden State has also gotten off to a historic start to this postseason, joining the 1988-89 Detroit Pistons as one of two teams to begin the playoffs with seven straight wins after losing Game 7 of the NBA Finals the previous season, per ESPN Stats & Info .

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Confirmed: OnePlus 5 is the company's next flagship smartphone, arrives this summer

Have you owned a OnePlus smartphone yet? The OnePlus 5 was previously tipped to sport a 23-megapixel rear camera with features like optical image stabilisation, zoom, and flash. In a separate leak, an alleged "About Phone" page of the same OnePlus 5 phone has just appeared online, showing off a massive 8GB RAM of the phone.

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To Be Made Known In India; Redmi 4 Prime Also Looms

Along with this second big announcement of the month, the company is ready to launch its Mi Home Store in Bengaluru and the same is to happen on Thursday (May 11), as we already know that was the first big announcement of the month. We are not expecting any changes in the device from what was launched in China. Moreover, it is 4G-enabled phone and has dual SIM card slot that supports two SIM cards to send and receive calls and messages from two different phone numbers.

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Galaxy S8 helps Samsung bounce back from Note 7 fiasco

Separately, Samsung said it Board of Directors approved plans to cancel the existing treasury shares held by the Company. That's despite the Galaxy Note 7 recall, and a markdown in the price of its Galaxy Note 7, apparently because the company's chip business (making memory, processors and camera sensors for phones) is booming.

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How Facebook plans to become more socially responsible?

Zuckerberg says the move significantly expands the company's workforce dedicated specifically to these concerns, increasing its current staff of 4,500 by almost 70 percent. Besides that, Facebook is also blamed for slow reaction to online violence. Facebook had 1.94 billion monthly active users as of the end of March, up 17 percent from a year earlier.

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OnePlus 5 officially confirmed

CEO Peter Lau confirmed that the new OnePlus phone will be called OnePlus 5 . Early last month, we have already reported that the release date of the highly anticipated OnePlus 5 has been leaked. As expected, the smartphone will be running on Android Nougat out of the box, with the company's OxygenOS running on top. Some high-end phones out there are almost $1,000, and this could be the year we see Apple launch an iPhone that starts at a grand to buy, if the rumors pan out.

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Five challenges for France's new president

Current French President Francois Hollande also congratulated Macron on his major victory. But the clock is still ticking, for France and for the rest of Europe . Many analysts are sceptical about Macron's ability to win a majority with En Marche candidates alone, meaning he might have to form a coalition of lawmakers committed to his agenda.


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