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Google's Gear VR Killer Costs $20 Less

Both phones will feature Qualcomm's Snapdragon 821 processor, a 12.3-megapixel camera and 4 GB of RAM, and will be available with either 32 GB or 128 GB of storage. Google first unveiled the Daydream VR headset back in May at their Google I/O developer conference. The headset is created to work with Daydream optimized smartphones which slot into the headset to allow users to experience VR similar to Samsung's Gear VR which works with Samsung's flagship smartphones.

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Mickelson plots 'multitude' of Ryder Cup wins

Against a backdrop of hissing and heckling, Willett's experience was largely miserable but he did at least find unity with his sibling again as he suggested his article had hit the nail on the head. This "task force" that the USA has put together, spearheaded by Phil Mickelson , looks like it has the Americans moving in the right direction, with a chain-of-command way about selecting captains to add the same kind of continuity the Europeans have had for years, training their future captains ...

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Rihanna debuts her new hairstyle on Instragram

The caption, "buffalo $oldier" says it all . In the picture, RiRi stood in front of a mirror in her bedroom. She recently showed off her edgy side when she opted for a new tattoo, sparking speculation in the process that the inking is a tribute to boyfriend Drake.

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VPs to take centre stage during USA debate

Kaine is a former Democratic National Committee chairman who also served as governor of Virginia and mayor of Richmond. The vice presidential candidates will have an hour and a half in the spotlight to convince voters that they're on the winning ticket.

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Google to unveil Pixel smartphones, VR headset

The Pixel and Pixel XL. Likewise, the yet-to-be-announced Google Nexus tablet is expected to be labeled as a Pixel device as well. How is the Google Pixel? Assistant used the context of the conversation to understand what Rakowski was talking about.

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Ethiopians Killed in Stampede After Confrontation with Police

People march during annual festival in Bishoftu, Ethiopia, Sunday, Oct.2, 2016, where witnesses report that several dozen people died in a stampede during the religious celebration. "Today's protests were peaceful but dispersed by police violently". Forty Ethiopians of Oromo origin were arrested in Nairobi on Sunday evening while protesting against their government.

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Sharks bite 2 central Florida surfers

The first bite happened at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, when a 32-year-old man was bitten on his side while surfing. He declined an ambulance ride to a medical facility. In Volusia County, there were seven unprovoked confrontations with sharks in 2015 and 10 in 2014, according to figures from an annual report compiled by the International Shark Attack File at the University of Florida.

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USA opens safety probes into 642000 Ford SUVs and cars

Ford Motor Co, the second largest United States automaker, said last month it was reducing its adjusted full-year pre-tax profit forecast to Dollars 10.2 billion from at least USD 10.8 billion it predicted in July because of a USD 640 million charge for an expanded side-door latch recall.

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United States suspends negotiations with Russian Federation over Syria ceasefire

Department of State, said in a press release . Kirby's statement said that Russian Federation and Syria are pursuing military action in violation of the cease-fire agreement, and pointed to their targeting of hospitals as well as the September 19 airstrike on a United Nations humanitarian aid convoy.

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Ban Ki Moon welcomes India joining Paris climate deal

French President Francois Hollande welcomed the ratification of the Paris Agreement by India, on this symbolic day commemorating Mahatma Gandhi's birthday. The ambitious Paris agreement, signed in December 2015, requires the member countries to make binding commitments to curb carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions to keep global average temperatures from rising above 1.5°C as compared to the pre-industrial years.

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Volvo plans to sell self-driving car in 5 years

Samuelson himself admits that if Volvo wants to attach the "premium" label on this option, it needs to be on full autopilot, allowing the driver to "sit back and watch a movie or whatever". And when finally introduced to the market five years from now, clients will have the freedom to text without having to worry about accidents, and simply feel how it is to be a passenger for this self-driving vehicle for the sheer fun of it.

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Google's big phone event: Everything you need to know

Variety said the Daydream is meant to be used alongside the new Pixel phones, and could be sold at a remarkable $79 price range, according to their sources. The gadget, which features a built-in personal assistant, works with Google Voice search, so you can control smart lights and other Wi-Fi connected gadgets like thermostats.

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Kerry: US 'on the Verge' of Suspending Talks with Russian Federation O

Igor Konashenkov, Russia's defence ministry spokesman, said the "opposition supposedly waging civil war in Syria is a global terrorist 'international [Group]' under control of the US". Britain's United Nations envoy, Matthew Rycroft, said the Russian proposal is "designed to sound good, but allow them to carry on their deadly bombing campaign".

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Russian Federation talks on verge of ending as Aleppo faces catastrophe

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday said there is no point pursuing further negotiations with Russian Federation over Syria, leaving the Obama administration without a backup plan and scrambling to develop new options to stop the mounting carnage.

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Kim Kardashian robbed of ring worth €4million, other jewelries in Paris

Rob & Chyna 2016 week 4 opens with Blac Chyna's mom Tokyo Toni talking to them. The assailants locked her in the bathroom as they escaped with their haul. "I always wanted to be with Chyna, always want to be with the woman I'm about to have a baby with". Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is human. We're so shocked by this news and are sending all our positive thoughts to Kim and her family at this time.

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BlackBerry to stop making its own phones

After 14 years, Blackberry is ceasing phone production. The upcoming DTEK60 will have better specs, but is another Alcatel clone. "We are reaching an inflection point with our strategy", Chen added. According to Bloomberg, the decision to stop making phones has been in the works for a few years, since Chief Executive Officer John Chen has already outsourced some of the company's manufacturing.

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Proud to have Rafale aircraft, says IAF chief

Raha also said IAF would also be upgrading the Sukhoi 30 MKI fighter jets besides the Jaguar. Raha added that IAF's fleet of fighter jets has the potential to grow manifold in the near future. On the induction of light combat aircraft Tejas, he said it would be done in six squadrons, including the upgraded version. "We had a perception that using air power in the offensive mode will result in escalation", Raha said.

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Pokemon Go Hype Is Slowing But Still Making $2 Million a Day

This is why a lot of players start making the use of cheats or hacks in order to quickly advance in the game. In fact, recent reports from the analytical firm Newzoo state that even though Pokemon GO isn't quite as popular as it was this past summer, the game generates $2 million a day from its microtransactions.

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United Nations calls on countries to close down legal ivory trade

A proposal for a permanent ban on worldwide trade in elephant ivory was defeated, but two opposing proposals which would have allowed ivory to be traded legally on a global scale in the future were also roundly rejected today at the 17 Conference of the Parties (CoP17) of the Convention on worldwide Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Johannesburg , South Africa .

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Samsung Washers Under Scrutiny For Possible Explosion Risk

The company is also offering a service whereby consumers can check to see if their own machines are potentially defective by entering a serial number. The safety commission confirmed it is in discussions with Samsung and that they are "working on a remedy for affected consumers". According to a new report, a Chinese customer who bought a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 that was not part of the recent recall has experienced one of the worst scenarios ever.

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Mercedes poised to join Formula E revolution

Well, the fact is that by the 2018/19 season Formula E is expected to move to team cars (rather than the current common chassis and batteries), and with just one vehicle and driver per race. "Having the chance to include in the future a brand like Mercedes in our Championship would be a major boost to achieve that objective". Formula E plans to expand to 12 teams in season five, but that decision will have to eventually be voted on by the teams and by the sport's governing body, the ...

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Wells Fargo: Illinois Suspends Doing Business With Bank Amid Scandal

Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs on Monday said he was suspending $30 billion in investment activity with the San Francisco-based bank, while Chicago Treasurer Kurt Summers said he is divesting $25 million invested with Wells. Wells CEO Stumpf has faced searing questioning from Senate and House committees for his oversight of the bank, with some lawmakers calling on him to step down and to face prosecution.

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Samsung's Note 2 Smartphone catches Fire on Singapore-Chennai Indigo

The matter is pending discussion with Samsung officials, that is scheduled to take place on 26 September. Sources said a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is suspected to have caught fire on an aircraft landing at Chennai airport at 0745 hours Friday.

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Cuban blasts Trump, calls paying taxes 'patriotic'

The fact that Donald Trump lost $916 million in a year and may have avoided federal income taxes for almost two decades as a result shows he's well-positioned to reform the country's tax system, Iowa Gov. But Clinton spokesman Brian Fallon said the tax writeoff "shows the colossal scale of his business failures" and that the wealthy real estate developer operates under a different set of rules than ordinary taxpayers.

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New Pokemon Sun & Moon Trailer Reveals Starter Evolutions And More

The evolved forms are called Dartrix , Torracat , and Brionne . Pokemons that underwent Mega Evolution could also possibly change their ability and type. But the highlight of the trailer undoubtedly remains the little reveal at the end, when a special demo version for Pokemon Sun/Moon was revealed, featuring Ash-Greninja.

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Expert's Viewpoint for: Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)

The stock price is moving up from its 20 days moving average with 6.50% and isolated positively from 50 days moving average with 10.48%. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on COST. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Costco Wholesale Corporation has a value for PEG of 2.78. Although the switch caused a few hiccups at the beginning, the evidence now points to the change having positive repercussions for all three companies, as well as investors .

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Nobel Prize in Medicine goes to Japanese biologist

Autophagy is essential for the orderly degradation and recycling of damaged cell parts - a natural defence human bodies use to survive. "Most people decide to work on the most popular field because they think that is the easiest way to get a paper published".

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Alien life? Mysterious orb spotted by International Space Station

NASA announced in July that they were planning on phasing out the ISS live stream on their website, which angered those who monitored the stream for signs of aliens, again claiming NASA were trying to suppress evidence of alien life. " Unidentified Object is brighter on the left side due to the light from the Sun , so no lens flare", the alien hunter wrote. Due to the distance of the object, and its lack of details, numerous skeptics have emerged, stating that the image was simply a lens ...

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United States suspends diplomacy with Russian Federation over Syria

Both sides accused the other of violating the September ceasefire agreement, with Russian Federation criticizing the failure of US -backed rebels to live up to the deal and the USA accusing Russian Federation of continuing to escalate the war during talks.

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"Timeless" episode review: "Pilot".

In a TV landscape where right now you have the strong era jumpers like Starz's Outlander , Hulu's 11.22.63 and of course the gold standard Time Lord of them all, BBC America's Doctor Who , that's a quantum leap off the narrative cliff - even more so when ABC's Time After Time and Fox's Making History are set to debut later this season.

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Microsoft Hopes France Data Centres Will Boost Azure Spread In Europe

Microsoft will make Adobe Marketing Cloud its preferred marketing service for Dynamics 365 Enterprise edition, giving customers a powerful, comprehensive marketing service for Microsoft's next generation of intelligent business applications .

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Rosetta completes 12-year space mission: ESA

Daniel Brown , an astronomy expert at Nottingham Trent University, says the images sent back from the Rosetta mission are "as powerful as Neil Armstrong's first steps on the Moon". 14 hours later, it made contact with the comet and the signal was lost. "We have decades of work to do on this data". Scientists made a decision to crash-land the probe on the comet because Rosetta's solar panels would not have been able to collect enough energy as it flew away from the Sun along 67P's elliptical ...

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Missile That Downed Flight MH17 Brought From Russia

Families of the victims, about two-thirds of whom were Dutch, were told of investigators' findings at a closed-door meeting earlier Wednesday. All 298 passengers and crew died, two-thirds of them Dutch citizens. The first results of the criminal investigation into the MH17 crash were presented in the Netherlands on September 28, 2016. The experts relied on information from social networks and intercepted phone conversations, while experimental conclusions and radar data submitted by ...

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Citigroup Indicates Potential 8.99% Increase In Shares Of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp

Over 12 months Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.'s share price has increased from 0.00 to 47.71, a change of 0%. Finally, Credit Agricole SA cut shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 3,945 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $230,782.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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Kanye West delays Palace show in aftermath of Kim Kardashian robbery

Hidalgo said she is confident police will quickly identify and arrest the suspects and that the "very rare" incident "in no way calls into question police work or security of public space" in Paris . She said the losses were estimated at several million euros, adding: 'Clearly when you have a star like Kim Kardashian who has, I think, more than 48 million followers on Twitter .


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