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Rio Paralympics 2016 get underway

As each nation entered the pieces were placed on the ground, to begin forming a enormous image featuring the faces of all 4,300 Paralympians. There were also stunts performed such as a man wheelchairing himself through a ring of fire. Devendra Jhajharia, who became India's first Paralympic gold medallist in Athens 2004, was the flag-bearer for the Indian contingent. The most prestigious and biggest sports meet for athletes with disabilities, the Paralympic Games, officially commenced its ...

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HPE to merge non-core software assets with Micro Focus

The deal is the biggest announced acquisition by a United Kingdom buyer of an overseas target since British voters opted on June 23 to leave the European Union. JP Morgan is advising on the deal and providing financing for the payment. With the Micro Focus and CSC deals, Whitman said, HPE "will be a faster-growing, higher-margin and stronger free cash flow company, well positioned for the future".

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US urges travelers not to use Galaxy Note 7 on flight

In response to reports of explosive battery malfunctions in Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, the Federal Aviation Administration has issued a statement advising airplane passengers not to use, or even pack the smartphones during air travel. Having been released just over a month ago, sale of the highly popular Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was halted due to numerous units all over the world exploding while being charged.

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Facebook Has Star Trek Reaction Buttons to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary

Amusing enough, it was actually the sixth episode filmed , but the network and Desilu Productions believed the horror-elements, having an alien creature that feeds on the salt in a human body and can take on any form, made it more appealing to a wider audience.

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New iPhone 7 United Kingdom price £113 higher because of Brexit

They have a new home button with force touch and taptic feedback, an A-10 chip, which makes them both faster and more battery efficient than their predecessors, the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, and have a brighter, higher-resolution screen.

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Sadly Samsung Is Now Recalling The Galaxy Note 7

People have been posting images on social media of charred Galaxy Note 7 phones, claiming that they overheated or exploded . It's buzziest feature is an iris scanner that unlocks the device. Samsung said China is not affected by the issue because it used another battery supplier. The South Korean electronics giant said that it has discovered a battery cell issue in the Note 7, released two weeks ago in the US and South Korea, and will replace consumers' recently-purchased products with ...

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Google Photos App Gains 'Motion Stills' Stabilization Feature for Enhancing Live Photos

From the menu, choose "Save as video" and Google Photos will save a video version of your Live Photo. You may remember an app called Motion Stills that was released by Google in June. Live Photos, unfortunately, can only be shared on Apple devices, but Google essentially brings a similar feature to other devices by allowing those Live Photos to be exported to a GIF of movie file.

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Confirmed: Apple iPhone 7 Plus to ship with 3GB RAM

Still, the score achieved by the iPhone 7 Plus is close, and should give it the performance edge over the standard iPhone 7 too. Apple has removed the 3.5mm on both the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, but it's throwing a Lightning to 3.5mm adaptor in the box for free.

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Doom Deathmatch, Arcade Mode Gameplay Reveal Coming Next Week

Players who have been clamoring for more multiplayer modes should be satisfied with this latest update. You'll also be able to adjust settings like the time limit, score limit, or turning demons and power weapon off or on . The company plans to provide an even better look at the new features at 11 a.m. PT on on September 13. Marty Stratton and Hugo Martin from id Software will be showcasing the new features right here .

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Government, Navy not on same page on Scorpene leak: Congress

The Paris public prosecutor opened the investigation after French naval contractor DCNS filed a complaint for breach of trust over a leak of documents concerning six Scorpene submarines it is building for India, a judicial source said. The orders also requires The Australian to remove the leaked documents from its website. "The publication of this highly valuable document causes a direct harm to DCNS and its customer in terms of spread of sensitive and restricted information, image and ...

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Taking the plunge: Apple eliminates headphone jack on waterproof iPhone 7

Below go through some of the funniest reactions on the internet about Apple's newest launch. Instagram's head of design, Ian Spalter, took to the stage to reveal that the new iOS app will take and share photos using the wider colour range captured by the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus' image sensors.

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Belkin unveils the 'Lightning Audio + Charge RockStar' adapter for Apple iPhone 7

The Lightning Audio + Charge RockStar adapter basically adds another lightning port for your iPhone, something like a splitter. But on a more practical level, how exactly are you supposed to use headphones with an iPhone 7? (Answer: When Apple killed the headphone jack ).

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Here's what happens if your Apple Airpods get lost or stolen

The two cameras operate as one , bringing zoom and depth of field to the phone. Apple's latest iPhone may be more notable for what's missing than what's been added, as the consumer tech giant tries to revive demand for its top-selling product and nudge consumers closer to its vision of a wireless world.

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Hillary Clinton: Trump is 'temperamentally unfit' to be commander in chief

Lauer spent 10 of his 30 minutes with Clinton prodding her about her private e-mail server-understandable given that it's a subject that many Americans consider a blot on her record, but it left him to rush through questions about what she would do about the Veterans Department and veteran suicide.

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The new Apple Watch is faster and waterproof

It also has a second-generation display that's much brighter for more vivid colors outdoors, and it has built-in Global Positioning System for better fitness and location tracking. Apple is also accepting pre-orders for Hermès and Nike models, but those won't ship out until late September and late October, respectively. You now can't buy the original Watch on Apple's website, but walk into Apple Stores in the United Kingdom and it's still on sale.

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Samsung to replace Irish Galaxy Note7 devices

In 2015 when the company adopted the curvy screen for the first time for the Galaxy S6 Edge, it failed to continue the sales momentum due to supply constraints. AnTuTu Ratings have given this device a score of 23,434. Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 (SM-G1600) has been listed on Samsung China's website, as spotted by Roland Quandt .

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Everything the PS4 Pro can and can't do

In the end, it may come down to how much you really want to push the visual prowess in your video games . The PS4 Slim is only a smaller version of the console we already have. Considering that the GTX 970 is a previous generation GPU, and one that's since been bested by the current-gen GTX 1070 which runs at 6.5 TFLOPS, it's not feasible for the PS4 Pro to consistently run games in an Ultra HD resolution.

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Uncharted 4 Playstation 4 Slim Bundle Coming September 15

The bundle comes with a 500GB PS4 Slim, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, and the updated Dualshock 4. Sony has also announced the launch of a new National Hockey League 17 PlayStation 4 bundle in Canada, featuring the new slim PS4, National Hockey League 17, and a DualShock 4 for $379.99 CAD, also available to purchase on September 15th.

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Apple debuts three custom chips, audio goes wireless

It's official: there's not going to be a headphone jack in the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, and Apple fans and fanatics are blowing up the Twitter feed. But there's another flaw worth noting: the jet black-colored device is more scratch-prone than the other color variations.

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US warns against using Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on planes

An Australian man was left with burns when his Samsung smartphone "exploded" as he slept in his hotel room. "I think that's a smart safety move", said Samsung Galaxy owner Noha Aljawhary when she learned of the recall and the FAA warning.

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Pharrell & Tim Cook Join James Corden For Carpool Karaoke

Apple recently bought a Carpool Karaoke TV series exclusively for Apple Music that will debut next year. Ch-ch-check out James, Tim, and Pharrell's very special Carpool Karaoke (above)! While Apple and Hermes also revealed new chic bands and colors for luxury lovers, fitness fanatics took note that Apple and Nike also revealed the Apple Watch Nike+ wearable (which recalls the Nike FuelBand) with a breathable band and software that delivers motivational phrases.

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Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Delayed to 2018

To rectify this, the team is hiring new developers so that everything stays on track. The good new is that they are bringing on additional development staff to help make the game Iga originally envisioned. Perhaps that's the reason why backers weren't really upset when they learned the game was being pushed back. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, the spiritual successor to Castlevania: Symphony of the Night funded on Kickstarter, has been delayed.

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Apple iOS 10 with New Features Rolls Out September 13

Both the Apple handsets features top-end specs, but the devices have some differences. Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the new Apple Watch Series 2 during an Apple special event in San Francisco, the United States, Sept. For some time the argument for the anticipated elimination of the headphone jack was that it would allow the phone to be thinner than its predecessor, the iPhone 6S.

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Top EU court rules hyperlinks can infringe copyright

In such circumstances, and in so far as that presumption is not rebutted, the act of posting a clickable link to a work illegally published on the internet constitutes a "communication to the public". Responding to the judgement, John McVay, Chief Executive, Pact - the trade association representing the commercial interests of United Kingdom independent television, film, digital, children's and animation media companies - said the verdict from the CJEU confirms that making a profit from the ...

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Obama meets Duterte at Asean Summit despite row

On the absence of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Asean-US Summit, Najib said he did not ask about it, but he believed that Duterte might have skipped the summit as it would be awkward and uncomfortable for him to face Obama after the controversial incident involving the two leaders.

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Apple won't disclose iPhone 7 first-weekend sales

The home button is still there but it no longer has any moving parts. Except for the size, the only differentiator between the two models is the dual camera. The Apple Store app is also still down. The biggest iPhone technical improvements all had leaked, and Apple itself spoiled the surprise by sending out tweets of some details before Cook spoke.

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Porsche Macan gets a Performance Package boost

As the sports auto of the compact SUV segment, the Macan has been setting standards in terms of driving dynamics since its debut and now Porsche is upping the ante once again. The auto also features self-leveling and height adjustment seats, Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) and different driving modes based on the road conditions in front of the driver.

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided - PC versus PS4 Pro 4K Comparison Screenshot

Note that DirectX 12 requires a restart of the game if (de-) activated from within a running Deus Ex: Mankind Divided game session. With more than 100 awards and nominations, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided , the sequel to the critically acclaimed Deus Ex: Human Revolution , builds on the franchises trademark choice and outcome, action-RPG based gameplay, to create a memorable and highly immersive experience.

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Uncharted 4 PlayStation 4 Slim Bundle Launching September 15th

You'd be silly to buy a standard package when the same price applies to two bundles launching September 15: one with Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, and a limited time Canada exclusive one with National Hockey League 17. A Thief's End bundle, which costs $300, will go on sale in the USA on September 15. Another Infinite Warfare bundle comes with a 1 TB system and the disc version of the Legacy Edition of the game, which itself includes the regular game and Modern Warfare Remastered.

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You can swap your faulty Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from September 19th

In the United States, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that it "strongly advises passengers not to turn on or charge these devices on board aircraft and not to stow them in any checked baggage". Samsung's announcement that it will replace phones has been slammed by U.S. consumer rights group Consumer Reports . Many cases of smartphone being burnt have been reported .

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Formula One faces big shake-up after Liberty deal

Ecclestone was retained as chief executive and the main office remains in London. After Liberty's takeover, teams will be given a chance to invest in the circuit, the company said. Liberty Media , which is owned by American media mogul John Malone, and its sister companies have interests that span from baseball's Atlanta Braves to Virgin Media, and Malone owns shares in ITV, Eurosport and Formula E.

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Etisalat, du offer iPhone 7 pre-order

Silver, Gold and Rose Gold iPhone 7 Plus are still shipping on September 16. The design is in line with the iPhone 6S, but has been improved. That means there's now two 12MP cameras built in to the device; one has the wide angle 12MP lens while the other is a telephoto lens.

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Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Set To Make Paris Debut

Porsche has wasted little time building upon its initial three model strong second-generation Panamera line-up. Zero to 100 km/h is accomplished almost a second quicker at 4.6 seconds, while the top speed is slightly higher at 278 km/h versus 270 km/h.

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Apple won't release iPhone 7 opening weekend sales

That changed on Wednesday. Users have heavily criticized Apple's decision to get rid of the headphone jack, but the company circumvented the issue by packaging the Lighting adapter for an additional $30. As they try to assess whether the iPhone has reached a plateau, investors will not be happy about losing a data point, said Colin Gillis, an analyst with BGC Partners.

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The Next iPhone Can't Do These Two Things At Once

Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the iPhone 7 during an Apple media event in San Francisco, Calif., on September 7, 2016. Apple Inc will not release first-weekend sales of its new iPhone 7, the company said on Thursday, making it harder for analysts to get a read on the product's prospects amid questions over whether its popularity has peaked.