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Nintendo Switch most popular game console

As the Journal notes, companies in product sectors ranging from smartphones to servers are requesting an increasing number of components used in these devices and manufacturers are struggling to keep up with demand. Flash memory manufacturer Toshiba says demand for its NAND chips is "overwhelmingly greater" than supply due to demand from Apple and other smartphone manufacturers.

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Confirmed: All Nokia smartphones going global by the end of June

HMD Global are the new trademark owners and manufacturers of the Nokia brand, having bought Microsoft Mobile's feature phone business and the rights to the brand until 2024 through a licensing agreement with Nokia. HMD is made up of veteran Nokia staff and is headed by CEO, Arto Nummela, who previously spent 17 years at Nokia. In the camera segment, all the three devices sport an 8MP front camera while the rear camera gets a bump to 13MP in Nokia 5 and 16MP in Nokia 6.

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Liverpool to complete deal for Chelsea striker Dominic Solanke?

He has, however, agreed personal terms and is ready to open an exciting new chapter in his career. During a loan spell for Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem in the 2015/16 season, Solanke scored seven goals in 25 games. It is believed the player was concerned about a lack of playing time in west London and he is expected to initially go into the Liverpool's under-23 side.

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N Korea fires missile in latest provocation

North Korean officials said they launched the weapon to counter what they describe as U.S. military threats and are seeking to build a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach the United States mainland. The US has also warned the North saying that it is considering military options if the nation does not put a curb to its nuclear and missile programme.

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Google Assistant For iPhone Is Now Available For Download

Google announced on Thursday at its I/O Developer Conference that Google Assistant , the Google version of voice assistant technology, will be available for download from the App Store , a year after the app was initially launched.

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'District 9' director to debut his new sci-fi flick on Steam

Now, after teasing the prospect of his experimental venture, Blomkamp is ready to show us what he has in store, releasing a 70-second trailer for 'Oats Volume 1 .' Check it out below. Oats Studios Volume 1 will be streaming soon , according to the teaser. With Hollywood now afflicted by franchise fever, Blomkamp's latest project aims to let viewers test out an experimental series of entirely new sci-fi movie concepts over the internet.

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PlayStation E3 Experience 2017 officially announced

If you live in North America, you'll have the chance to watch Sony's E3 press conference live on the big screen, in an infectiously enthusiastic atmosphere, in theaters- Sony has announced the PlayStation E3 Experience 2017 for USA, Canada, and Latin American countries.

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Twitter suspends Abhijeet's new account too

Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya is back on micro-blogging site Twitter , a week after his account was suspended. We all are together, united. Twitter has become a new hot seat for celebrity tiffs and drama. In another tweet, he had insulted a woman Twitter user when she called him out for his incendiary tweets, where he wrote, "You Ms Pak". I have a huge role in casting the Pakistani stars out of India; because I have been raising this issue for long, when Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and ...

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Shenmue 3 Not Coming To E3 2017; Developer Reveals New Character

And now, the good news: The dev update video showcased the animations and concept arts of an all-new masculine character. The game successfully passed its goal on the funding platform, better known as Kickstarter, and now faces a new stage of challenges, development.

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Nvidia announces Max-Q for smaller, thinner Pascal-powered laptops

Thus, the design of the rocket is precision-engineered around Max-Q. The company claims that Max-Q combines a new way of operating the GPU at peak efficiency, with optimisations such as a low voltage optimised clock curve that wrings out gaming performance while reducing power.

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Samsung's SoundAssistant App Improves Audio On Galaxy Smartphones

With the new app, you can build different sound scenarios for different environments. The app will assist you in controlling the audio on your Galaxy device, giving you added controls and the ability to fine tune volume. There's also an option called Dual app that allows your Galaxy device to play music on two apps simultaneously. That means, for example, you'll be able to send your music through a Bluetooth speaker while a video you're watching can be set to play through the phone's ...

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Soon you will be able to send money form Google Assistant

You will be able to use the Google Assistant to send money to friends and more, you can see more details about this below. Google , which gets most of its revenue from its dominant search engine, also released a host of new features for Google Home , a speaker released previous year.

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Computex 2017: Asus launched Blue Cave antenna-less Wi-Fi router

Asus has unveiled its Blue Cave router at Computex 2017 . The new router is packed with a number of advanced features for the current generation. ASUS Blue Cave features latest Intel Wi-Fi chipset that delivers ultrafast AC2600-class concurrent dual-band Wi-Fi speeds.

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ASUS Unveils New Thin-And-Light Laptops At Computex 2017

The Asus ZenBook Flip S - among the winners of a Computex 2017 d&i award - is the world's thinnest convertible laptop, the company claims. "World's thinnest" and "most powerful" were key phrases used by ASUS to describe its new laptops, which ranged from convertible and ultraportable options to more traditional laptop designs.

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Angela Merkel Suggests Germany Can't Count on the US Under Trump

On Sunday morning, however, the president offered comment of his own, via Twitter, that might have been aimed at the anonymous sources cited in the Axios report . "The entire discussion about climate was very hard, if not to say very dissatisfying", she told reporters . Most reports out of this week's G7 summit saw Trump at odds with the leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan.

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Google's new Android O beta now available

The company will use visual context to understand what the user is pointing at and provide suggestions or actions, while also carrying a conversation. Seemingly a response to Amazon's recent launch of the Echo Show, Google is in an arms race to connect the home, and these features are very competitive, in the firm's view.

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USA leaks shed light on Manchester attack, but infuriate UK

Rowley, however, said there were still "gaps in our understanding" of the plot, and that there will be "more arrests and more searches" linked to the Manchester attack . The BBC said later Interior Minister Amber Rudd was now confident the leaks, which she had described as irritating, would now stop. The appearance crime scene on United States newspaper has been a setback for the USA intelligence agencies as the British police have stopped sharing information about the Manchester suicide ...

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Star Wars cast on what Carrie Fisher left behind

Several other released photos spotlight the creators behind the film rather than the stars, including shots of costume designer Michael Kaplan surrounded by some of his creations, and creative supervisor Neal Scanlan, who brings the creatures of " Star Wars " to life.

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British Airways CEO says outsourcing not to blame for IT failure

British Airways Chief Executive Officer Alex Cruz said the carrier still doesn't fully know why a power surge caused its IT system to fail and take flight, baggage, and customer communication systems offline. Some British media suggested Monday that BA could be hit with a bill of more than £100 million (115 million euros, $128 million) for compensation costs for stranded passengers' food and accommodation.

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Eight Aussie companies hit in global cyber attack

The latest malware, called WannaCrypt or WannaCry, is spread by taking advantage of a Windows vulnerability that Microsoft released a security patch for in March. It comes amid concerns networks were left vulnerable because they were still using outdated Windows XP software. "If you look at who's been impacted by this virus, it's a huge variety across different industries and across worldwide governments", she said.

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'We are not amused': Belgian monarchy angered by Burger King

Burger King is due to open its first restaurant in the European country in June and has marked the occasion with a viral marketing campaign. The fictional Burger King mascot and King Philippe of Belgium are in a race to see who is the king .

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Ransomware cyber attack hits Bangladesh too, 30 cases reported so far

We have seen vulnerabilities stored by the Central Intelligence Agency show up on WikiLeaks, and now this vulnerability stolen from the NSA has affected customers around the world. The government has to use a different approach and use the same rules they apply to the real weapons in case of cyber-world too. The ransomware in question, WannaCry , relies on a flaw in the Windows 10 code for which Microsoft issued a patch on March 14.

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Google Play Music trial period for new users extended to 4 months

Unfortunately, the promotion is available only to users in the US. According to a report on Android Authority, while the subscription costs $9.99 for United States users, now there is promotional code on offer from Google , which is giving four months of subscription free to new users.

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Bomber Salman Abedi was reported to authorities 5 times for extremist views

Abedi was named by British authorities the day after he detonated a bomb packed with nuts and screws at the Manchester Arena, killing 22 people and maiming dozens more at a concert by United States pop star Ariana Grande . A minute's silence was observed in honor of the victims at a square in central Manchester , after which crowds broke into an emotional chorus of "Don't Look Back in Anger", an old hit song by the band Oasis who are from the city .

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Apple to embed Touch ID underneath iPhone 8's display

Quoting sources from Apple's supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC ), Chinese-language Economic Daily News claimed the company had apparently confirmed Apple's achievement during a technology convention held in Taipei on Thursday.

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Nintendo Increasing Switch Console Production for Holidays

When Capcom announced that the video game will have a Nintendo Switch version, many fans rejoiced of this announcement, but some did not think of it that way. It wouldn't be a Monster Hunter release without a bunch of accessories and a limited edition filled with goodies to buy now would it. Players who own the 3DS version will be able to transfer their savegame to the Nintendo Switch version.

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Highlights from in and around the world of Texas politics

The House-passed legislation would also reduce federal deficits over the next 10 years by $119 billion, CBO said Wednesday, which is less than the $150 billion CBO projected in a score of an earlier version of the bill. Abbott has said previously he's hesitant to drag legislators back to work over any issue, but he's also bucked other GOP governors in supporting legislation that could impose transgender restroom restrictions.

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Xiaomi Mi6C (Jason) shows up on GFXBench

When Xiaomi launched the Mi 6 smartphone, there was a major speculation that the company would launch a "youth" variant of the phone. Xiaomi has been quite busy in launching 2017 versions of its smartphone lineup. To speak about the optical part, the smartphone comes with a 12 megapixel of a primary camera which has a support for 4K video recording, autofocus, touch focus and flash, whereas a front-facing selfie shooter of 4 megapixels which can capture unbelievable selfies.

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United Kingdom police arrest 15th person in connection with Manchester attack

The police statement said one of the last places he went to was a "city centre flat and from there he left to make his way to the Manchester Arena" where the attack took place. In the Libyan capital Tripoli, Abedi's younger brother 20-year-old Hashem and their father, Ramadan, are being held by special forces linked to the country's interior ministry.

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Judy Malware Found on Google Play Store

Despite the several measures taken by Google to combat malicious apps on its Play store, a new malware dubbed as 'Judy' has been detected in over 40 applications, leaving close to 36.5 million Android devices vulnerable to illegal access.

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X-ray services at Basingstoke hit by cyber attack

An worldwide effort is under way to track down the criminals behind an unprecedented global cyber attack that wreaked havoc across the NHS. "So a new strain of it is running, which means that I think if companies haven't patched the problem by the time their people come to work on Monday morning I think we could see the rates of infection going up again quite markedly".

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Kvitova victorious in first action since attack

It has since become a rallying cry for the 27-year-old. Makarova then raced to a 3-0 lead in the second set. Paris: Dominic Thiem underlined his burgeoning reputation by dismantling Australia's Bernard Tomic in straight sets in the opening round of the French Open on Sunday.

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Australia's notorious drug smuggler returns from Bali

Mercedes Corby, sister of Schapelle Corby, arrives at her mother Rosleigh Rose's residence in Loganlea, south of Brisbane. She was sentenced to 20 years in prison, but could have been sentenced to death. An Instagram account that appears to be Corby's shows her with her sister Mercedes. Indonesians, who called Corby "Ganja Queen", were mystified by Australia's response.

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Uber boss Travis Kalanick mourns death of his mother in boat accident

An email sent to Uber employees by Liane Hornsey , the company's head of Human Resources, is reproduced below. She wrote: "Everyone in the Uber family knows how incredibly close Travis is to his parents". Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spokesman Warren Strain said the shootings occurred at three separate homes Saturday night in rural Lincoln County.

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Rock royalty pay tribute to legendary Gregg Allman

In his 2012 memoir, " My Cross to Bear ", Gregg Allman described how Duane was a central figure in his life in the years after their father was murdered by a man he met in a bar. Allman mastered the Hammond B-3 electric organ and added it to the mix. Barker recalls that was the first year the GOSF also had a major fireworks production, and they were set off just as Allman was finishing " Midnight Rider ", a popular song from the Allman Brothers Band's 1970 album " Idlewild South ".


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