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No, Samsung will not deactivate faulty Galaxy Note 7s in use

Most recently, the Galaxy Note 7 was believed to be the cause of a house fire in SC. Samsung will limit the batteries of South Korean Note 7 smartphones to 60% of their capacity following a recall of the devices, according to reports.

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HP buying Samsung printer business in deal worth $1.05b

HP said it will buy the unit for United States dollars 1.05 billion and that the deal will boost growth opportunities in the copier segment, while Samsung made clear the transaction was "part of the company's efforts to concentrate on its core business areas".

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New Apple AirPods accessory will have you shaking your head

The wire is created to be tangle free and easy to install and use . A few weeks back, we told you that Apple might change the design of the box to better reflect the upgrades available on the iPhone 7. Apple's announcement of its AirPods went over like a lead balloon, with many upset that the iPhone 7's headphone jack had been removed to make way for the wireless earbuds.

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Apple Launches Messages App Store Ahead Of iOS 10's Release

Despite iOS 10 not having launched yet, there is actually quite a few apps and stickers packs available to download. Like the regular App Store, the iMessage App Store features a mix of free and paid applications. If you're interested in trying out these apps, you'll have to be a part of Apple's beta program, which requires a bit of work to install onto your iPhone.

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Sonic Mania Collector's Edition Hits All the Nostalgia Notes

Mario rivalry was the video game version of hip-hop's East Coast/West Coast beef. There's a decorative collector's box housing the download key, itself inside a retro-designed case; there's a replica Sega Genesis cartridge with a gold ring fastened to it; and a 12-inch statue of Sonic uses a tiny Genesis as a stand.

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Girl (14) can sue Facebook after naked photo put on 'shame' page

The 14-year-old victim, who isn't being identified because of her age, sued Facebook in a Belfast court after her former partner spammed a naked photo of the teen on a " shame page " on the social network from November 2014 to January 2016.

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Three Australian Airlines Ban Samsung Phone Use Due to Fire Risk

Three of the country's airlines previously banned any traveler from even charging the device on a flight before the country took action to outright prohibit it from coming aboard at all. Damages to the hotel room were estimated to be just shy of $1,400. Samsung, the world's biggest smart phone manufacturer, has sold 2.5m Galaxy Note 7s already.

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IMessage App Store has new features for iOS 10

Talking about the addition of Super Mario Run stickers , the pack contains high-quality stickers to be used in the new iMessages app in iOS 10. The removal of ShapeShift follows reports of fake bitcoin wallet apps getting listed on Apple's App Store.

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Apple's iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus Get Reviewed

If you remember, they also didn't tell us anything about the video capturing capabilities of the iPhones. True enough, even earphones with wires are always gets misplaced, what more two small AirPods. "I want you to imagine your favorite pair of headphones... now throw them in the garbage!" Some concerns were raised after it was revealed that, while the new handsets promise IP67 dust- and water-resistance, Apple's warranty does not cover them for "liquid damage".

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Adblock Plus Now Sells "Acceptable" Ads

For consumers who use Adblock Plus , the technology will still block all non-compliant ads, and even Acceptable Ads can be switched off if users choose to do so, in theory eliminating all advertising. The Verge reported Tuesday that the service that strips your version of the internet from pop-ups and banners and autoplay videos about cars, is planning on replacing those "bad ads" with ones that are more pleasing and, hopefully, less annoying.

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IMessage's New Stickers and Apps Make it Apple's Own Social Network

ShapeShift's iOS app, launched in June 2015, allowed users to exchange bitcoin for other cryptocurrencies, including Dogecoin, Litecoin, Namecoin and others, vice versa, or even between obscure digital currencies now supported by the service, which at last count totaled 34.

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India disputes US renewables support at WTO

India believes the states of California, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana and Washington have made subsidies for renewable energy projects contingent on the use of domestic products, thus discriminating against foreign manufacturers in breach of WTO agreements.

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PlayStation Now Making Its Way To PC

The titles include Sony powerhouses such as: Uncharted, God of War , Ratchet & Clank, The Last of Us and Journey . PlayStation Now entered the market in June 2015 and currently has 400 games in its library. The rumored console will reportedly ship alongside an upgraded DualShock 4 controller , featuring an additional light bar across the top of the touchpad.

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Dragonair advises passengers not to bring Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on planes

In a statement on its website, Samsung urges users around the world to return their Galaxy Note 7 and get a replacement. We are expediting replacement devices so that they can be provided through the exchange program as conveniently as possible and in compliance with related regulations.

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IPhone 7 reviews are out, here's what the experts are saying

It's IP67 certified, which means that phone is largely water and dust resistant. These two cameras are powered by a new image signal processor (ISP) that processes images much faster and better than before. Unfortunately, this singular focus has isolated Apple and led to what many perceive as arrogance and indifference. Apple includes a headphone jack adapter in every box, and the adapter fits snugly on the end of a normal pair of earphones without too much trouble.

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Obama Campaigning for Clinton as She Eyes Return

It was unclear when she planned to return to the campaign trail. "Hillary Clinton viciously demonizing hard working people like you", concludes the ad. "The American people deserve to know what he´s up to and what he is hiding". "Hey guys don't worry it's just a conspiracy theory". Yes, Mrs. Clinton's political foes have long indulged in unsubstantiated speculation about her health.

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Reasons Not to Install iOS 10 & 5 Reasons You Should

Instead of a swipe up, you'll need to swipe to the left. One feature many Apple devices owners would love to have nearly, almost appears in iOS 10: the ability to delete Apple stock apps, those apps that are inferior to the similar apps from Google and other developers - Weather, Stocks, etc.

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IPhone 7 Updates: All About the Cord-less Airpods

Apple believes that wireless audio is the future, but instead of waiting for the future to get here, the company is forcing the issue. Whether you want to charge in the vehicle, on the go or at home, the Belkin adapter makes it possible to listen to Lightning Audio and power your iPhone, simultaneously.

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IPhone 7 Customers Slap Apple with Upgrade Program Lawsuit

The much bigger smartphone has two cameras that work as one. Now some of the photos taken on an iPhone 7 Plus camera has been unveiled. That said, the battery of the iPhone 7 Plus is still just a little smaller than the 2910 mAh pack in the 2015 iPhone 6 Plus.

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Instagram's upcoming iOS app to add new filters, GIF features

In the case of iOS 10 , even iPhone 5 (which was released in 2012), will get the latest operating system as an upgrade. It can also be installed on compatible devices, including the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, as well as the iPhone 5, 5c 5s and iPhone SE.

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Syria: Terrorists Violate Newly-Agreed Ceasefire by Shelling Aleppo

The U.S. urged Syrian rebel factions to distance themselves from the group. In June, activists said the regime pounded the area with barrel bombs hours after food was delivered there for the first time in almost four years. Earlier in Daraya, Assad joined the prayers for the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha in a rare public appearance that sent a strong message to his opponents.

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Kerry raises possibility of USA approving strikes by Assad

The cease-fire in Syria appeared to be holding on Tuesday despite sporadic and minor violations, with observers saying most of the country was calm amid the latest attempt by the United States and Russian Federation to bring some quiet in the country's devastating civil war, now in its sixth year.

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Why Netflix asked the FCC to oppose limits on digital streaming

The commission has powers to determine whether advanced telecommunications capability is being deployed to all Americans in a reasonable and timely fashion and "take immediate action" where necessary. While the annual assessment centers on the availability of telecommunications services, Netflix believes that the issue relating to usage-based pricing (UBP) of broadband plans must be addressed as well.

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PS4 Pro patch announced for The Witness

The PS4 Pro may be a powerful machine, but it will have its limitations, most notably the inability to play 4K Blu-Rays . Last night Sony Interactive Entertainment and the guys from Insomniac Games have shown for a brief moment of Spider Man, the new upcoming video game on PS4 dedicated to one of the most beloved heroes of the world of comics.

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'Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8' Receives A Slight Delay, Now Coming In 2017

Taking a look at the official game page (via NeoGaf ) though tells us a bit more. But it's not all bad news for Kingdom Hearts fans. Case in point, Kingdom Hearts HD 2 .8 Final Chapter Prologue - the third HD remaster collection for the Kingdom Hearts series, following on from Kingdom Hearts 2 .5 HD Remix and Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix.

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Amazon's Prematurely Announces Cheaper Echo Dot

Today Alexa has over 2,000 skills and continues to grow, with new skills being added by third parties like GE Appliances , who want to connect their products to voice capabilities. Amazon's smart speaker Echo was launched last year, and earlier this year the company followed up with a new device called the Echo Dot which is basically a smaller and cheaper version of the Echo.

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Final Fantasy XV 'Lunar Edition' PS4 slim model announced for Japan

At the same time though, we can't help but be surprised that there hasn't been a special Final Fantasy XV PS4 Pro console announced by Sony or Square-Enix at the same event. The fan further speculated that Square Enix will be very busy with "Kingdom Hearts 3" so having a later release for the remake could be underway. Many thought an FF15 special edition console likely and were surprised one hadn't been announced.

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Apple AirPods: Worth The Hype?

So while the jet black iPhone may look great, if you actually want the finish to last you will have to invest in a case... meaning that you won't actually be able to see the jet black finish anyway. The iPhone 7 Plus features a 5.5 inch screen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and a staggering 401 PPI. Still, 36 percent said it makes no difference.

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Orbimed Advisors Lowers stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)

The company had revenue of $4881.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4657.63 million. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company ( BMY): The short interest in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) has increased from 9,647,684 to 12,342,718 from Aug 15, 2016, to August 31, 2016, indicating that the traders are bearish on the stock.

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Samsung suspends sales of Galaxy Note 7 after smartphones catch fire

Samsung says it is hard to work out which phones were affected among the 2.5 million Note 7s sold worldwide. Samsung has acknowledged the fault and issued a global recall following a thorough investigation , the company said in a statement to FE query.

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The Jet Black iPhone 7 Has A Major Flaw

The adapter also comes with each new purchase of an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus. The design change, which had been the biggest point of speculation about the new iPhone, was revealed Wednesday during the company's annual iPhone event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco.

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HP buying Samsung Electronics' printer business for $1.05B

HP is looking to be the company to introduce innovation into this market by integrating the Samsung printer business' products, including their mobile-first and cloud-first user experience, with HP's next-generation PageWide technologies.

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Election Commission to examine Delhi HC verdict in Parliamentary Secretaries case

Less than six months ahead of the assembly election in Punjab and just a month after he walked out of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Sidhu announced the formation of Awaaz-e-Punjab, a forum for the resurrection and redemption of Punjab. I refused. It was a conscientious decision to quit Rajya Sabha. He said "BJP Delhi leaders will soon meet the Election Commissioners and handover the copy of the judgement of the court and request the Election Commission to pronounce its judgement in the ...

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Months after fatal smash, Tesla's autopilot switches to radar sensor

In spite of the new update, which is purely software, Tesla cars will not get fully autonomous driving abilities, but more capabilities for the Autopilot system. Damage to Joshua Brown's Model S after hitting the semi-truck. One of the main challenges of using cameras and radars for a braking system is how to prevent so-called false positives , in which a auto might think an overhead highway sign, for example, is an obstacle to be avoided.

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Apple launches iMessage App Store for iOS 10

If you own an iPad Mini 2, or newer , you will also be able to update your software. To run iOS 10 you will need an iPhone 5 or later, any iPad Air or iPad Pro or the fourth-generation iPad, the iPad mini 2 or later, or the sixth-generation iPod touch.