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UIDAI allows Bharti Airtel to resume Aadhaar-based eKYC

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) was informed that at the time of mobile verification using Aadhaar e-KYC, the Airtel retailers were also opening Airtel Payments Bank accounts , without the informed consent of the user.

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Apple (AAPL) Given "Buy" Rating at BMO Capital Markets

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) has risen 0.32% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Thomas Story & Son Llc increased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 100% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

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Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it)

Apple is working to beef up its Apple Watch with more health features. While the Apple Watch now has heart monitoring features, the new electrocardiograms (EKG) tech would help detect heart beat irregularities - no doctors office required.

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App Store now requires games to share loot box odds

Although this obviously doesn't regulate console games like Destiny 2 and Battlefront II , there are still several big-name mobile titles that will presumably fall under the requirement. This change comes from Apple's official developer guidelines. It's unclear if this would mean advertising it in game beside the purchasable item, or the developer simply making the information publicly available somewhere.

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Oven-roasted Elf on the Shelf post goes viral

But she forgot about her plan and turned the oven on to cook lunch, when she smelt something "really funky". With the help of one ingenious fan, Ryan Reynolds - who plays the Merc With a Mouth - has figured out a way to bring some Christmas cheer to his daughter's life that will last long after December 25 has come and gone.

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Call of Duty: WWII, Destiny 2 Top US Sales for 2017

The game's success means that the Call of Duty franchise has extended its reign as the top-selling series for a ninth year. It's the top-selling console video game in North America for 2017, making Call of Duty the #1 top-selling franchise in North America for nine years in a row.

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International Olympic Committee publishes Russian athlete kit rules for 2018 Games

A source in the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) told TASS on Wednesday that the ROC filed with the IOC a list of 350 national athletes planning to participate under the IOC's neutral status in the 2018 Winter Games. "That's why I've taken the decision today not to enable [the brand to be used] and [to] drop the activation of our sponsorship rights until the National Olympic Committee of Russian Federation gets its accreditation back and its rights are restored".

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5G soon going to become reality as the specification has been approved

Earlier tonight, we told you that the the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) had announced new hardware standards for the Non-Standalone 3GPP 5G NR specs. Once they're released, vendors, including Ericsson, Qualcomm, and others, will be able to start making equipment that will ultimately power 5G networks .

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Netflix now supports HDR inside Windows 10

Of course, in addition to the above, you will need an HDR10-compatible monitor to actually enjoy all the HDR content Netflix now has to offer. Netflix's blog post notes its thrill "to announce the addition of High Dynamic Range (HDR) support on Windows 10 for both the Edge browser and the Netflix app", and says that "with this update, Netflix members who have a supported device and a premium plan can enjoy wonderful Netflix movies and shows in HDR".

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Facebook to notify users when photos of them are uploaded

The face recognition tool of Facebook can be either a scary thing or a useful thing (or both), depending on how you look at it. Facebook announced on Tuesday that it is releasing a new feature that uses facial recognition to determine when a photo of you has been uploaded, even if you weren't tagged.

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Amazon's Fire TV devices add web browsers to access YouTube

While Google has been finding ways to block access to YouTube on the Amazon Echo Show , it might not be able to do so easily this time. The Firefox for Fire TV home screen even includes quick access to YouTube, other video sites and some of the web's best content and ideas.

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Nokia 4G feature phone to launch soon

HMD Global's upcoming high-end smartphone, Nokia 9 just passes through FCC in the US and today, a new report suggests that the device to feature a dual cameras at the front panel of 5 Megapixel. The spec is largely similar to the Nokia 8 from 2017, aside from the display being 18:9 - a 5.5in OLED setup, and it'll be IP68 waterproof. No unnecessary apps come pre-installed on Nokia 8 and with Android Instant Apps, you can de- clutter your software even further.

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New LG Monitors Boast Premium Picture Quality and Performance, Improved Versatility

LG has also confirmed that it will showcase a 32 inch ultrawide 5K HDR monitor at CES 2018 . LG says that the 34WK95U is aimed at professional users. Details on the QHD 34GK950G are scarce, and we don't know much except that it too will feature Nano IPS technology. With its handsome signature Edge-ArcLine Stand and stunning 4-Side Edge Borderless Design where the picture literally drops off the edge, there is no mistaking this LG monitor for anything else.

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Is Amazon preparing OpenTube to compete with Google's YouTube as companies spar?

The name could land it in legal trouble with Google, according to TV Answer Man , but that can easily be tweaked if it ever sees the light of day. Beyond their names, the two bear more than a passing resemblance to Google's video powerhouse.

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PUBG Xbox One Patch Out Now, Brings Performance and Visual Improvements

The leaderboards on the PC will be reset on December 19 at 6PM PT/9PM ET, which works out to 3AM CET/12PM AEST on December 20. This will usher in a new season when 1.0 finally launches. It should be noted that killcams are also being implemented, meaning that fans will be able to look at how they died, and also check to see if there was any cheating involved.

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Pinebridge Investments LP Sells 33243 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

It has outperformed by 3.76% the S&P500. Target Corporation insiders have sold a net of -4,705 shares during the past three months, which implies that the company's top executives have been feeling bearish about the stock's outlook. Godshalk Welsh Capital holds 5,030 shares or 0.38% of its portfolio. Massachusetts-based Wade G W has invested 0.04% in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT ).

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Apple TV Finally Returns to Amazon

Amazon refuses to sell media devices that do not offer its content, which meant Apple TV was pulled from the biggest online storefront for more than 2 years. Topping the charts in the tvOS App Store is the on-demand video app, which was highly conspicuous by its absence until earlier this month . The company said in a statement to BESTAppleTV .com "Prime Video has been a hit with Apple TV customers around the world - it had the most first-week downloads of any app in the history of ...

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Facebook reveals data on copyright and trademark complaints

German investigators will now turn over the findings to Facebook to give it the chance to respond. Facebook may not have users' consent to do so. Facebook is accused of merging data from third-party websites with its own, without the knowledge of the user, to improve its advertising platform.

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Magic Leap One revealed: Creator Edition AR goggles ships 2018

It's been a long road to the reveal of Magic Leap's first actual product, but the day has finally arrived. The upcoming Magic Leap One Creator Edition will allegedly ship sometime in 2018. It is said to be coming later in 2018, as a Creator Edition initially, and combines Magic Leap's Digital Lightfield technology with environment mapping, precision tracking and soundfield audio to present an easy to use, smooth AR/VR experience.

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New Windows 10 Insider build lets you try Timeline

Besides, with this latest Windows 10's test version, the company has also added several new features. " Timeline " will let one effectively pick up where they left off if one is switching between Windows 10 devices. Like Timeline , it hasn't been confirmed yet whether this feature will make it into the final release in April. Alongside Timeline , the second addition in this build is Sets which introduces tabs in various apps.

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Bitcoin exchange collapses after second cyber attack in a year

Virtual currencies are forms of money that are not overseen by governments but are exchanged digitally and controlled by their developers. The agency blamed the previous attack on Youbit on cyberspies working for North Korea . It has not released any information on who might be behind the new hack . Some of those customers were then targeted with so-called spearphishing emails - infected emails created to look as if they were from South Korea's taxation agency, the Korean National Tax ...

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You Can Manage Your Identity on Facebook Using Face Recognition

The way this face recognition works is when you are tagged in a photo, Facebook analyses the pixels in that photo and generates a string of numbers which they call template. Are you anxious about frenemies posting unflattering images of you on Facebook? Soon, you will begin to see a simple on/off switch instead of settings for individual features that use face recognition technology.

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Facebook has new tools to prevent unwanted friend requests and messages

Facebook is using signals, like IP addresses, to recognize when someone has created a fake or inauthentic account. The site will now recognize and help prevent unwanted contact from a blocked person who creates another account to contact the blocking user.

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The top 5 most popular Christmas songs, according to Spotify

Way the hell back in 1994, Mariah Carey released " All I Want For Christmas Is You ", the euphoric Christmas jam that she co-wrote and co-produced with Walter Afanasieff. She also said, "I honestly never thought we'd be talking about this happening, but I'm so thankful to everyone who embraces this song as part of their holiday tradition".

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Dragon Ball FighterZ Hit Gameplay Video Shows How the Warrior Will Play

The release of Dragon Ball FighterZ is fast approaching, and as we draw nearer to launch Bandai Namco continues to share new information on what fans can expect in-game. Little is known about Fu other than he carries a ninja sword for swift attacks and he's constantly smiling mischievously. Players will embark on Time Patrol missions with their Master, more insane adventures are sure to ensue.

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Chrome will start auto-blocking the web's most annoying ads in February

As a quick refresher, Chrome's ad-blocker will help filter out advertisements that don't meet new standards that have been created by the Coalition for Better Ads . It's also hoping that by building its own ad-blocking into Chrome, it can alleviate the concerns of consumers who find intrusive ads ruin their experience, but without having them resort to using more restrictive third-party blockers that potentially cut into their own primary business - which remains selling ads.

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How to make sure Facebook Face recognition is enabled on your account

If you're a little sensitive about how often you show up in pics on the internet, Facebook has a new privacy tool that may interest you. The tool just got one step ahead of the game with an update that will change the way people use your photo without letting you know.

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No Microtransactions In Next RPG Despite Take-Two Involvement, Obsidian Promises

When Take-Two released its latest financial report back in November, which revealed that Grand Theft Auto V had become the best-selling game of all time in the United States , the company said it wanted some form of recurrent consumer spending-i.e.

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(AMD) Shares Sold by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Wednesday, July 13 by Cowen & Co. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of U.S. Global Investors, Inc. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 60.09% of the company's stock. Moreover, Korea has 0.02% invested in Carter's, Inc. Its up 0.06, from 0.93 in 2017Q1.

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AirPods are out of stock online until after the holidays

Major retailers like Best Buy and Walmart are seeing their supply completely dry this holiday season. User wrote: 'Seeing the #Airpods sold out until January breaks my Christmas heart, my birthday is December 30th and I wish I knew I'd get my pair then!' Apple wasn't able to make enough to even have AirPods on store shelves for almost a year, and even when it did supplies were still limited.

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Infocus Vision 3 Launched with Amazing Display

The device will be available exclusively on ecommerce platform Amazon. The device sports a 5.7-inch full-vision display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 for better visual experience. The screen is laminated with a 2.5D curved tempered glass protection. At the heart of the phone, there's a MediaTek MT6737 SoC, coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage .

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ZTE confirms 8.0 Oreo is coming to Axon 7

Now the company has announced an Oreo beta update for Mi Mix 2 on MIUI forum via GlobeMobiles . The Mi Mix 2 with its edge-to-edge display. The smartphone, which was originally launched in May past year, comes with Android Marshmallow operating system out-of-the-box.

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Pixel 2 users complain about useless headphone jack dongles

Though that was fixed in a recent software update, there appears to be another, more persistent, sound issue affecting devices. Google has surprisingly stripped its Pixel lineup of the 3.5 mm headphone jack after heavily advertising its existence on the first Pixel iteration past year.

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Rajnath Singh accuses Karnataka govt of communally polarising State

Questioning the delay in solving the murders of Paresh Mesta, an 18-year-old youth in Uttar Karnataka, and journalist Gauri Lankesh , Singh said the culprits will be punished once BJP forms the government in Karnataka. BJP state president and former chief minister Yeddyurappa has been facing criticism over his "arbitrary" style of functioning with some party leaders expressing their unhappiness with him.

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WhatsApp told to stop sharing user information with Facebook

A similar order has been presented to WhatsApp and Germany, and in the United Kingdom the social media giant has already agreed to stop collecting data from WhatsApp users. CNIL investigated these claims and ruled that while WhatsApp's intentions of improving security measures were valid, the app's business intelligence reason wasn't as accepted.


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