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Huawei Mate 10 Pro render images leaked with dual rear cameras

The temptation to upgrade to the newest devices available will undoubtedly have many Kiwis reaching for their wallets, but the world's second most popular smartphone manufacturer, Huawei Technologies, says consumers should consider delaying their smartphone purchase as they prepare to launch their most advanced business smartphone yet.

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US House Democrats seek urgent hearing on hurricane relief efforts

Coast Guard. Buchanan, Army chief for the military's US Northern Command, was expected to arrive in Puerto Rico later on Thursday. The governor praised the federal response led by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and supported by the Defense Department.

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Assassin's Creed Origins "Discovery Tour" Trades Combat for Teaching

The new video for the game features no gameplay or action sequences of the sort, but instead shows us the landscape of Ancient Egypt, which serves as the setting for Assassin's Creed Origins . This sounds like an incredibly cool feature to create an interactive learning tool within a AAA game world. Essentially, the game can act as a guided tour where Ubisoft's historians and Egyptologists lead players on tours through Egypt and various histories of the oldest and longest lasting known ...

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Apple's Face ID: Not So Great for Kids and Twins

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are being sold via both online and offline outlets. AppleThe iPhone X is the first from Apple to have an OLED screen and facial recognition feature. The change you will notice immediately is that there is no more "home" button. In a security guide published Wednesday, Apple recommends that children under the age of 13 do not use Face ID due to the probability of a false match being significantly higher for young children.

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Bali volcano belches steam, sulphur as more evacuees flee

Sinabung's eruption came when the country was on high alert for the eruption of Mount Agung in the tourist island of Bali, where at least 140,000 people have been evacuated. An aerial survey Wednesday by the New Zealand Defense Force found " huge columns of smoke, ash and volcanic rocks billowing from the crater of an erupting volcano " on Ambae island, according to an agency news release.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer Reveals Terrifying Emperor Droids

They are approached by a Messenger droid, an agent of the Contingency, which is the Emperor's sinister plan to be put into effect should he die. As outlined in the Star Wars Empire and Star Wars Aftermath books, the Contingency was built to punish not only the Rebellion, but also the Imperial forces that failed to keep Palpatine alive.

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Former Uber chief names 2 directors, surprises board

Mr. Kalanick appointed former Xerox Corp. After months of controversies and scandals surrounding the company, Kalanick resigned as CEO of Uber in June after a group of investors demanded he immediately step down from the post. 'That is precisely why we are working to put in place world-class governance to ensure that we are building a company every employee and shareholder can be proud of'.

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Senator says Russian trolls stirred trouble via Twitter over National Football League anthem dispute

It seems like the Russians are enjoying the dissension from afar. "We watched even this weekend, the Russians , the troll farms, and their internet folks, start hashtagging out, 'take a knee , ' and also hashtagging out 'boycott National Football League, ' said Sen".

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Samsung's foldable smartphone to launch next year under Galaxy Note series

It looks like AT&T might not be the only U.S. carrier to launch Samsung's Galaxy S8 Active smartphone . According to marketing material reviewed by VentureBeat , T-Mobile's S8 Active will, unsurprisingly, go by model number SM-G892T (AT&T's model has an "A" at the end: SM-G892A).

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Alfa Romeo Claims Stelvio Is Speediest SUV, but Is It?

Impressively, it beat the previous record holder, the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S , by eight seconds. "We're proud to now hold two Nürburgring lap time records with the Giulia Quadrifoglio as the fastest four-door production sedan and the Stelvio Quadrifoglio as the fastest production SUV".

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Lewis Hamilton 'identifies' with National Football League protesters

A demanding track configuration coupled with torrential downpours have combined to produce some memorable races - notably in 2001 where Michael Schumacher led a Ferrari one-two in a chaotic wet/dry thriller. Kimi Raikkonen was six tenths behind in P2 and, in his usual brief and straight to the point style, thinks Ferrari have a lot more pace to show. Hamilton also had a spin, losing the rear and sliding off track at Turn Seven.

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Samsung Galaxy S8+ spotted on Geekbench with Google Android Oreo

HMD Global at last day's Nokia 8 launching event in Taiwan has announced that the company's flagship smartphone would receive an Android Oreo OTA (Over-the-Air) update, as early as October. Although there is no confirmed date, we can say that the alpha of the update will be received by OnePlus 3 , 3T and 5 before this year ends. However, the cheaper Nokia 3 is late in receiving software updates, maybe because of bearing the MediaTek chip.

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OnePlus 5 spotted running Android 8.0 Oreo beta build

But Google has moved on, and recently launched the Android 8.0 Oreo update , leaving phone makers scrambling to ready their own version of Oreo to push to consumers. It's safe to assume that all other Nokia smartphones HMD will launch by the time Android P goes official will also be upgraded to the new version of the OS.

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Samsung and Huawei now testing their smartphones for Android 8.0 Oreo

This update will bring a number of new features to HMD Global's handsets, including new battery management, and the so-called "Picture-in-Picture" mode which Google talked quite a bit about when the company was announcing Android 8.0 Oreo.

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Samsung and Huawei now testing their smartphones for Android 8.0 Oreo

This update will bring a number of new features to HMD Global's handsets, including new battery management, and the so-called "Picture-in-Picture" mode which Google talked quite a bit about when the company was announcing Android 8.0 Oreo.

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Nokia 8 Android Oreo Update Could Land By End Of October

Nonetheless, an executive of the Finnish company recently stated that they will launch the Android Oreo to their Nokia 3 , 5 and 6 before 2017 ends. The base model starts at Rs 32,999 in India, while the 8GB RAM option comes at Rs 37,999. Speaking about the specs of the OnePlus 5 smartphone, the handset is now running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

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Wells Fargo &'s (NYSE:WFC) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray Companies

Huntington National Bank sold 44,038 shares as Wells Fargo & Co ( WFC)'s stock declined 8.66%. Wells Fargo & Co posted earnings of $1.01 per share during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 3%.

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A Glimpse Into Insider Trading And Ownership At Wells Fargo & Company

Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ). About 1.12 million shares traded. Wells Fargo & (NYSE: WFC ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 14th. American Century holds 0.37% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) for 6.51 million shares. Vision Mngmt Inc invested 0.26% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ).

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Investor Research Report on Wells Fargo & Company

Driving interest in Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) is a number of factors, including perhaps, a steady increase of the profile of the company as insider activity takes center stage. Creative Planning owns 10,904 shares. SARGENT RONALD bought $499,108 worth of stock or 9,050 shares. Independent Order Of Foresters holds 10,960 shares.

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Investor Research Report on Wells Fargo & Company

Driving interest in Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) is a number of factors, including perhaps, a steady increase of the profile of the company as insider activity takes center stage. Creative Planning owns 10,904 shares. SARGENT RONALD bought $499,108 worth of stock or 9,050 shares. Independent Order Of Foresters holds 10,960 shares.

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Looking at Shares of Carnival Plc (CCL.L) — Equity Focus

Carnival Corp now has $46.56B valuation. To understand whether buying a stock at a higher price is justified by its long-term return potential, it is necessary to keep the finger on the pulse of underlying fundamentals. The stock decreased -1.07% (-52.00) during the last trading session, reaching 5375.00 and roughly 742652 shares were bought or sold by traders. Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q2.

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Defence Minister Sitharaman visiting JK on two-day tour

She chaired her first Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) meeting on Wednesday and cleared a project worth Rs.200 crore for buying indigenous sonars for Indian Naval ships, and another one for missiles for the navy. The security forces have claimed that their "Operation All Out" launched in the Kashmir Valley in August has yielded "positive results" as a number of militants including several top commanders have been killed and few other arrested or they have surrender.

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NES Mini ... SNES Mini ... and now C64 Mini

The C64 Mini as it is called, will take the form of a 50 percent scale replica of the original 1982 computer complete with "accurate C64 operation". 35 years later, it's being reborn as a retro console of sorts. But it won't be the only new mini retro gaming machine available in 2018. It will come with 64 classic games built into the system, including California Games , Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe , Paradroid , and Impossible Mission .

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Panasonic P99 with 4G VoLTE support, Android Nougat OS launched in…

Currently, it is available in Champagne Gold , Black, and Blue colors. The smartphone comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB of built-in storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. This phone joins P series and looks to be the successor of Panasonic P99. The highlight of this smartphone is it comes laden with Android 7.0 Nougat and 4G VoLTE support, which has become a common feature in smartphones releasing these days.

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Nintendo Wii Shop Channel set to shut down January 31, 2019

The Wii Shop channel was launched alongside the Wii on November 19, 2006, so when it closes the Wii Shop Channel will be 12 years, 2 months, 12 days old. After this date users will no longer be able to buy titles or applications from the channel for the Wii or Wii U. Just try and name a better system tune.

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New Honda Sports EV Concept Heading To Tokyo Show For Premiere

If you loved the retro-themed Urban EV conceptHonda brought to the Frankfurt show, get ready for its sporty sibling - the Sports EV Concept. Honda will debut a fascinating new motorcycle built specifically to help learner motorcyclists coming to grips with two wheels for the first time.

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SpaceX aims to land two 'BFR' cargo missions on Mars by 2022

Nine years after SpaceX's first successful launch - its fourth ever - Musk said his engineers are now perfecting propulsive landing. Unlike SpaceX's plan, NASA and Lockheed aren't looking to colonize Mars . The company expects to land two cargo ships on Mars in 2022 to place power, mining, and life support infrastructure for future flights, followed by a two-crew and two-cargo mission to build up a base on Mars.

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Amazon Echo (2017) and Echo Plus hands on

The new device is up for pre-order starting today , and is available in Black, Silver and White. "It boasts an attractive 2.5" touchscreen, a built-in camera and, of course, alarm clock functionality. The new Echo is just £89.99, while the Echo Plus is £139.99. Coming to Echo Connect , it's a small speaker which can make phone calls, including to 911.

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Amazon Launches New Echo Home Speakers, Hardware

Starting with the standard Echo itself, Amazon unveiled a new version of the smart home speaker that is a smaller form factor, with better sound, and new designs for $100. You will also be able to use it in the kitchen and set it as a timer for when you're cooking, look at your shopping lists and call friends and family while you're busy doing kitchen stuff .

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Why is Ikea buying TaskRabbit? Think about it

The Swedish home goods giant just bought on-demand freelance work app TaskRabbit for an undisclosed sum, the companies confirmed. The company has about 60 employees but more than 60,000 independent contractors on the platform, all of whom set their own hourly rates for various tasks from picture-hanging, to house-cleaning, to moving assistance.

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Ford unveils new $100000 pick-up truck

Every Super Duty Limited F-250 comes with Ford's 6.7-liter Power Stroke turbodiesel, four-wheel drive, and can be optioned as a single or a dually. The top F-450 Super Duty Limited 4×4 starts at $87,100. Plus, it can still tow more than 30,000 pounds, which Ford points out is about the weight of an F-35 fighter jet. Sadly, it appears that an actual humidor is not an available option on the Super Duty Limited.

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FCC Chairman Pressures Apple to Activate iPhone's Dormant FM Chip

The FCC isn't happy about the lack of support, though, and is now asking Apple to activate the FM radio chips in the iPhone. The FM radio option comes with the Qualcomm chips installed on iPhones, and nearly every smartphone in the market.

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Next year's LCD iPhones could catch up with OLED

However, according to a new report on The Wall Street Journal , some of the iPhones arriving next year would be equipped with full screen LCD panels from Japan Display (JDI). But next year's sequels of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are expected to come with OLED displays. After the launch of OLED panel enabled iPhone X, speculations started swirling that all the next-generation iPhones coming next year would be feature OLED screens.

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GoPro Hero 6 can be in your hands now for $499

GoPro has finally fully revealed its Fusion 360-degree 5.2K spherical camera, filling in all the gaps which we didn't know about when we had a first look at the device back in June . Use the GoPro App to play back and share your footage as VR content or use the app's OverCapture™ feature to recapture and share your spherical shot as a traditional fixed perspective video.

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Sony Will Finally Use A New Design With It's Latest Flagship Smartphone

All this information is confirmed by several employees of Sony , and, according to them, we expect something really new in terms of design and, of course, screens with an aspect ratio of 18:9, like LG V30. It's also worth noting that while the USA variant of the Xperia XZ1's fingerprint sensor is not enabled, Kiletrading's device comes from Hong Kong, while Swifttronics doesn't show its location, but states the sensor is enabled.


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