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Xiaomi says that the upcoming device will be from a new series

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 has been making the rounds in the market ahead of its launch, interestingly, with its leaked images. Yes, the new Xiaomi series is coming on September 5. While the initiative has fizzled out in countries like India, with no major manufacturer having launched a new Android One smartphone in quite a while, companies like Japan's Sharp and Turkey's General Mobile have still been releasing such devices.

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Roku files for an IPO of up to $100 million

Roku's platform revenue and profit are growing more quickly than hardware, according to details released today in the streaming company's S-1. That will make it easier for current shareholders, including its CEO, to retain control after the public offering.

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Walmart promises to donate up to $20 million in Harvey relief efforts

Other than responding to natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey , Red Cross offers emergency hotel stays, food and clothing for those who are displaced as a result of natural or manmade disasters such as floods, house fires, hazardous material spills and auto accidents.

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Terrorists strike in Srinagar, one policeman martyred, seven injured

A gun battle is underway and the area has been cordoned off, said reports. "The condition of one the injured policemen is critical", said the spokesman. Security forces are already on high alert after intelligence inputs indicated that militants were planning an attack around the Eid-ul-Azha which falls on Saturday.

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Kia Previews Handsome New Wagon Concept

But then, you won't have to wait too long for that since Kia is going to reveal the new concept at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show in two weeks' time. Kia has also increasingly mined its European design studio for top stylings as it elevates the profile of the brand globally. The current Cee'd was launched in 2012 and is built in Zilina, Slovakia for European sales.

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Rangers signing Declan John admits career had stalled before Ibrox switch

Johnj passed his medical and agreed terms on Deadline Day and the 22-year-old Welshman has become Gers boss Pedro Caixinha's 11th signing of the summer transfer window. "And what better team to do that at than Glasgow Rangers?" "I've got two caps for the Welsh first team, and it's always nice to play for your country".

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Apple and Android Lead Smartwatch Boom, But Dumber Wearables Slip

Previous niche features such as Global Positioning System and additional health tracking capabilities are quickly becoming staples of the modern smartwatch. This has boded well for Apple as the company has been slowly expanding its reach among health insurance providers. Apple also showed strong growth and the launch of its third generation watch is expected to boost sales in the latter part of the year.

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Skoda Octavia RS Launch Details, Specs and Price

If you have been waiting for the Skoda Octavia RS , then the good news is that the auto has reached major Skoda dealerships around the country. "The Octavia RS230 transforms Skoda's century long motorsports legacy into the fastest ever Octavia produced in India", Skoda Auto India Director (Sales, Service & Marketing) Ashutosh Dixit said.

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Bentley launches third-generation 2018 Continental GT

Using the technique has allowed Bentley's designers to create a more complex, sculpted body lines for the new GT which has been inspired by the EXP 10 Speed 6 concept vehicle first seen back in 2015. To help the new grand tourer shift through its gears swiftly and smoothly, Bentley has also employed a new eight-speed, dual-clutch transmission. The latest Bentley also gets 21-inch wheels as standard and 17 exterior paint colors.

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Jury Rules Against Nintendo in Wii Remote Lawsuit

In damages, the jury awarded iLife $10 million. Nintendo still maintains that it didn't infringe on the patent and says that the patent was so improperly written as to be invalid. The case may seem frivolous, but the Japanese giant has just lost a similar, four-year-long lawsuit over patent violations, this one involving the Wii console.

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Samsung will soon start testing self-driving cars in California

According to a DMV spokesperson, a permit has been granted to Samsung's semiconductor division, and it covers three vehicles: a Toyota Prius and two Audi A3s. Samsung's advantage is very deep pockets and its early work on next generation 5G networks. However, in a statement to Reuters , the tech company said: "Samsung has no plans to enter the car-manufacturing business".

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BookMyShow adopts WhatsApp for Business

Here's how it plans to do it. Business accounts on WhatsApp messaging platform have started getting marked with green badges if their contact information checks out. Otherwise, they'll see the name the business has chosen for themselves. The WhatsApp Business service has been in the pipeline for a while and was published on a support page on the platform's website and explains the service works by requiring a customer to have the phone number of a business in their address book.

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Garmin Unveils Its Vivoactive 3 Smartwatch

Offering users a nicely designed and well presented device that won't look out of place at a formal occasion or in a board room, without losing the functions of a smartwatch or for the data geeks out there, your step counts and fitness data.

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New 2018 Nissan 370Z Gets Some New Styling And More

The auto, which was first put into production in 2009, now features visual updates such as black door handles and a black rear bumper fascia, as well as dark-tinted headlamps as standard. It delivers lively rear-wheel-drive handling, and its muscular stying will certainly turn heads, but all this doesn't come without compromise. Under the hood nothing has changed - 3.7-liter V6 engine packs 323 horsepower (241 kilowatts) while the Nismo has 350 hp (260 kW), and there's a new high-performance ...

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Six Million Dollar Man and Bionic Woman star dies at 91

Anderson also played the same character in The Bionic Woman , a spin-off of The Six Million Dollar Man . Prior to becoming an actor, Anderson first worked as a messenger for MGM. On the TV side, Anderson was seen in Knight Rider, Dynasty , and Ironside , and was the narrator on Kung Fu: The Legend Continues . Anderson played over 200 roles during his six-decade career in which he starred in both movies and TV shows, including, " Bonanza ", "Hawaii Five-O" and "The Mod Squad".

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Gasoline jumps, crude down; Harvey shuts 24 percent of U.S. refining

The system is still getting some fuel from plants in Lake Charles and eastward, but deliveries will be "intermittent and dependent on terminal and refinery supply" until at least Sunday, when it hopes to restart, the company said. USA gasoline futures RBc1 topped $2 per gallon for the first time since 2015, with benchmark prices now up more than 20 percent since the August 23 close, just before the storm's beginning.

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Nokia 130 (2017) goes up for sale in India

In terms of connectivity, you get a micro USB 2.0 port, a 3.5 mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 3.0 and support for a mini-SIM card. It is the successor to the original Nokia 130 launched in 2014. Measuring 111.5x48.4x14.2mm, the device also comes pre-loaded with the famous Snake game . It can sustain up to 44 hours of continuously having the music playback, 11.5 hours of video streaming.

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Destiny 2 Wheels Out the Live Action Trailer to Drum Up Hype

This sort of randomly came up and I was joking, well I love comedy, I love sci-fi and I love video games so this is sort of a flawless combination. Watch the Destiny 2 trailer to below to see what we're talking about. "I'm glad this thing exists'". This is part of my ever-evolving goal of improving how we translate video games to film. "I really like the mechanics of games", he continued.

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Jesse Watters falls for fake shark photo in Houston flooding

In a recent tweet, a blogger named Jason Michael shared an image a shark swimming on the flooded roadway of Houston. Much like our president , Watters seemed to take a certain amount of glee in discussing the catastrophic flooding in Houston, enthusiastically telling his audience, "I've seen some unbelievable things out there just looking at television over the weekend".

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Sony Announces A HomePod-Like Speaker With Built-In Google Assistant

The company says the hardware inside includes a full-range speaker for vocal and treble notes, a subwoofer for bass, and an omnidirectional two-stage diffuser to spread the sound throughout the room. The LF-S50G is a wireless speaker that can be used smartly in the kitchen with handy clock functionality and is IPX3 splash-proof design with a water repellant surface.

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Release Date for Battlefield 1 In the Name of the Tsar

Battlefield 1 In the Name of the Tsar will be available on September 5, 2017. According to the publisher, In the Name of the Tsar will introduce players into the largest front of World War I. There's even better news if you're a Premium Pass member, as you will be able to get your hands on the new content 2 full weeks before it launches! As you'd expect, the Russian army is joining the fight when the DLC drops.

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Andy Rubin Apologizes For Essential Email Snafu

Essential , if you haven't heard already, is a company founded and chaired by Rubin that aspires "to create solutions for the way people live in the 21st century". In an attempt to keep customers sweet and show that they are taking the security issue seriously, the company is offering impacted customers a year of LifeLock , an identity theft protection service, for free.

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You can now see who likes you on Tinder before you swipe

But it left me wondering: Can someone see I liked them on Tinder Gold ? It's not just from the pool of other people who have Tinder Gold . Basically, your swiping time could be cut in half - or less! - if you already know who's liked you .

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Hands-on with the Acer Predator Orion 9000: Power to spare!

The 23.8-inch PC expands the Aspire lineup, and is the slimmest all in one gaming PC ever announced by Acer . The Acer Predator X35 display will hit the market in the first quarter of 2018. Depending on your allegiances, you can get the Predator Orion 9000 with either up to four of AMD's RX Vega GPUs or two of Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080Ti GPUs in SLI .

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All-new Renault (Dacia) Duster SUV revealed

Not all the money saving comes from cars; it's in the business model: where we produce the cars, the fact Dacia are sold off the back of the Renault network, often in the same dealership. The model now gets a Dacia's typical lighting theme with four red stacked squares, for a funky look. The 2018 Renault Duster will also bring with it a new paint finish, Atacama Orange.

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Buffett's $13B bonanza: Move makes billionaire Bank of America's largest shareholder

As billionaire Warren Buffett turns 87 today, his investment firm Berkshire Hathaway Inc has become the single-largest shareholder in Bank of America - the second-biggest bank in the U.S. The billionaire turns 87 on Wednesday. Buffett has run the Omaha, Nebraska-based conglomerate since 1965. If you were to invest $1,000 in Berkshire every year since 1964, your total investment would be worth a little over $111 million today.

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Sonic Mania's Offline Play Bug Patched On PCs

Although Mania maintains a "Mostly Positive" user review average on Steam, all 10 reviews displayed on the main Steam store page-those voted by other users as the most helpful-are negative ones, citing the use of Denuvo. One of the developers working on Sonic Mania , who goes by the name " Stealth ", then commented on Sega's forum post, saying: "would you mind terribly updating the wording of your post so it doesn't look like you're trying to imply that the Mania development team are ...

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Sonic Mania Launches On PC With DRM Preventing Offline Play

KitGuru Says: There is some "he said, she said" going on here but when it comes down to it, Sonic Mania is still an excellent game and the development team should be proud of it. As reported over on Ars Technica, users attempting to play the game in offline mode will be met with an error message informing that they must be logged on and connected to the Internet in order to play the game.

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Samsung's new wearables focus on wellness

Samsung sees the Gear Sport as something you'll wear long after your workout ends, thus the ability to swap out a more functional silicon strap for something more fashionable. Most of the specs are the same as for the Gear Sport , barring the 30% lighter weight, less RAM and different form factor that occupies a lot less space on your wrist.

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Google Assistant will soon let you control your washer and dryer

It will be available in "late October". With Google's expansion, Amazon's Echo lineup continuing to grow, and Apple is set to release the HomePod later this year, so we're now forced to pick a speaker - and potentially appliances - that are compatible with not only our smartphones but the digital assistants found on each one.

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Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 launch set for September 11

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 was earlier speculated to launch on September 12, the same day Apple plans to make the iPhone 8 official in California. The image on the invite also shows a device with nearly no bezels around. The Mi MIX came with a 6.4-inch panel, and it's quite possible that the Mi MIX 2's panel will be larger than 6 inches as well. Simultaneously, Xiaomi India's Vice President and Managing Director, Manu Jain took to Twitter to share his excitement about the Mi Mix 2.

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Bentley Continental GT revealed

The latest Continental GT will reach 0-60 miles per hour in 3.6 seconds and has a top speed of 207 miles per hour. "The Continental GT encapsulates our desire to innovate as well as celebrate our heritage and is the pinnacle of our design and engineering achievements marking the next step in Bentley's journey".

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BlackBerry to launch full touchscreen smartphone in October

BlackBerry is no longer manufacturing smartphones on its own. BlackBerry's new smartphone will likely be a follow-up to TCL's DTEK 50 and DTEK 60 which it made before becoming the company's official manufacturer. In an interview, TCL's chief communications officer Francois Mahieu told Engadget that he believes iPhone and Samsung Galaxy users will "make the switch" once the newest BlackBerry is released in October 2017.

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Mythical Pokemon Marshadow Coming to Sun and Moon via Gamestop Giveaway

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Veteran Trainer's Dual Pack launches on Nintendo 3DS November 17, the same day as the game's standard editions, and is priced at $80. Yeah, that's definitely an anime move if I've ever seen one. You'll get the download code itself from the retailer in question, after which it's just a case of adding the Pokémon to your game.

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Display Galaxy Note 8 is showing record levels of brightness

According to a Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom, the smartphone has got a price cut and is now available for Rs 65,900. In case you don't remember; the Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo was launched back in 2015, featured with 5.1 inc Full HD sAMOLED display, powered by Exynos 7580 SoC under the Hood.


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