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What 'Made by Google' is really about

Samsung's Galaxy S7 Edge, which is powered by Snapdragon 820 or Exynos 8890 depending on the region, is also way ahead of Google Pixel. The Google Pixel was hoped to stir things up a bit. The danger for Google as it tries to make Pixel a compelling value and a marketplace victor is that it will damage its Android ecosystem by giving itself, and its Pixels, what its partners perceive as unfair advantages.

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Google Unveils Pixel Phones, Touts AI

Those features include the aforementioned Assistant, as well as unlimited original quality Google Photos backup and 24/7 on-phone customer support. Google's new aim, fairly clearly, is to become the best bits of all of what have suddenly become their competitors.

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Kim Kardashian: concierge 'key witness' in robbery

They were then seen going through an unlocked office door and into a vehicle park where they jumped onto motorbikes, according to The Sun . Kardashian West's divisive public image has been increasingly apparent after details of the robbery emerged in suggestions the star in some way to blame for the incident.

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No One Can Object to Turkish Presence in Iraq: Turkish Deputy PM

Turkish Special Forces have been training Kurdish peshmerga forces at the Bashiqa base since a year ago at the request of the Iraqi Kurdish regional government. He said that they have adopted measures for such situations. Iraqi officials have since then accused Turkey of trying to carve out a foothold in northern Iraq under the guise of training Kurdish Autonomous region peshmerga troops against ISIL.

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Check Out 'The Elder Scrolls Online's Free 'One Tamriel' Update

You start in a dank sewer somewhere and you have to fight your way out as the game teaches you the basics. What are your thoughts on the One Tamriel update? The Elder Scrolls Online has finally gotten a long-awaited update, in the form of One Tamriel .

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Roswell police asking residents not to dress up as clowns

A masked man carrying a knife left a group of children aged 11 and 12 "upset and distressed" when he jumped out on their way to the Hermitage Academy in Chester-le-Street, County Durham, at 8.40am on Friday. People on social media have also reported clown sightings in Cheshire, North Wales, Dundee, Norwich, London, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield.

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An echo of Amazon's Echo

Google Home - Set it up in your house, ask it questions, play music, and control various devices. In this example, Google Assistant will initiate the conversation between you and Uber. "I've never used Cortana". Google says some of the stuff in Now that makes sense to be in an assistant will migrate over there - but how and when that will happen is anyone's guess.

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Pennsylvania Voter Registration Deadline Approach

The ballot figures were current as of September 29. In 2012, about 4,000 absentee ballots were cast , he said . You can also check your registration status in the county through this site, and get a summary of everything that will be on the ballot.

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UK airlines warn of dangers of flying with Samsung mobile

On Tuesday, 20 September, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands issued a safety advisory on transporting the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 by aircraft. The new phones are available for exchange at retail stores as of Wednesday, almost a week after the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a voluntary recall of devices sold before September 15.

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#NYCC16: Teen Wolf's Final Season Trailer and Artwork Unveiled

Hopefully the final season will have a happy ending and story to tell not just for Lydia and Stiles but everyone in Beacon Hill. There are 41 days left until the final season of Teen Wolf graces our TV screens and we're not even sure we're going to survive that long after these trailers! The Ghost Riders will target Stiles in Season 6 and he will be completely wiped off in everyone's memories.

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Bees Can Learn New Skills Through Cultural Transmission and Social Learning

Each disc has a string attached and the bees had to learn to pull the string in order to get the food from beneath the barrier. The researchers trained them step by step, gradually increasing the distance between the bee and the flower as it learned that pulling the string would bring the flower closer.

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Colombia and FARC attempt to rescue peace deal

The conflict between the Colombian government and the FARC started in the 1960s due to an uprising over land rights. The market had been largely bullish on the oil exporting country following a rebound in crude amid expectations that the sovereign would soon reap a peace dividend from the end of Latin America's longest running civil war.

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Hurricane Matthew could bring tropical storm winds near Macon

The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the storm now poses no threat to land. The Meteorological Service says at 11 o'clock this morning the centre of Tropical Storm Nicole was located 840 kilometres northeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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Wall lashes out at Trudeau over carbon price

Provinces and territories will have flexibility in deciding how they implement carbon pricing; they can put a direct price on carbon pollution, or they can adopt a cap-and-trade system. British Columbia, for example, provided tax cuts in exchange for its $30 per tonne price. Any revenue generated from the tax, Trudeau told the House of Commons, would stay in the province from where it originated.

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Rain and wind batter Florida as hurricane looms

Heavy rain fell relentlessly overnight. The Haitian government raised their death toll on Thursday after from Hurricane Matthew, according to the New York Times . Matthew's Path Of Destruction To U.S. "You need to leave, if you do not leave you will be on your own", Curry said. Hurricane Matthew's howling wind and driving rain are pummeling Florida Friday, starting what's expected to be a ruinous, days-long battering of the Southeast coast.

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The 'Budgie 9' avoid jail after Malaysian flag underwear fiasco

One of the nine Australians arrested, Jack Walker, is an adviser to Australian cabinet minister Christopher Pyne. Four days after their arrest, the 9 racing fans were brought to a Malaysian court to face potential charges of public indecency and national insult.

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Nexus 9 LTE Gets Android Nougat Update

While Siri and the Amazon Echo may have had a head start, Quint believes the market for voice-controlled devices and voice search is nascent enough that Google can still establish itself as the voice search of choice. It also demonstrates how the Pixel can be used to take thousands of photos. Shares of Apple (AAPL) were lower in late afternoon trading on Wednesday as William Blair said the technology company would see "no competitive threat" from Alphabet's ( GOOGL ) Google ...

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DGCA may issue new advisory on Samsung Galaxy Note7 on planes

Korean-based Electronics giant Samsung has announced that it is anticipating its operating profits surge by 5.6% in the third quarter, despite the global recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. Samsung did not respond to our request for comment on the incident. The CPSC and Samsung have a range of options, from a broad new recall if systemic flaws are discovered in the replacement devices to no action if they don't find any broader safety issues.

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Study says apes think like humans in an important way

The researchers used a camera to track the eyes of 40 apes, including chimpanzees, bonobos and orangutans. Prior to this study, the only known being capable of understanding the mental states and perspectives of others is humans. The slightly freaky quality of the scenarios was intentional to keep the animals from drawing on knowledge of familiar situations. In the second film, the scene is the same except the man watches as King Kong hides a stone in one of two boxes.

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New Hampshire brothers tangle on front-end loader, crane

A 54-year-old man from Bow was arrested Wednesday in connection with a domestic disturbance. When police tried to get his attention, he climbed back into the vehicle and drove backward at a cruiser that was parked behind him, police said. Emanuel allegedly refused to turn off the machine when officers arrived at the scene. "Peter then drove the machine to the far side of the property where he abandoned it and fled on foot".

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Samsung earnings remain strong despite Note 7 recall

The news pushed up Samsung's shares by as much as 5% to a new record. The 3Q earning guidance released by the South Korean tech giant beat analysts' estimate, an average of 7.4 trillion won, according to FN Guide, a local fund tracker. "Despite the recent unfortunate events associated with battery cells for the Galaxy Note 7 , Samsung Electronics is well-positioned in terms of market share and profitability", Elliott Management said in an open letter to Samsung directors.

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Samsung Electronics investor Henderson says it backs Elliott restructuring proposals

Concerns mounted after some Note 7 owners reported their phones' batteries had caught fire while charging, and aviation authorities warned people not to use them on board planes. The 3Q earning guidance released by the South Korean tech giant beat analysts' estimate, an average of 7.4 trillion won, according to FN Guide, a local fund tracker.

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Refrain From Chest-Thumping About Surgical Strikes: Modi To BJP Leaders

Several top officials including Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval sat together to come up with a statement on suspected surgical attack but could not come to a conclusion, the Indian media reported. I only said that Pakistan is spreading false propaganda in the world that surgical strikes did not happen. While the principal Opposition party gave examples of its own restraint when similar strikes were carried out on September 2011, July 2013 and January 2014, it underlined that the ...

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End jingoism over surgical strikes: CPI-M

The PM was briefed about the situation on the LoC and the International Border as well as the hinterland, reports said. However, Pakistan has refused to acknowledge that surgical strikes took place in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), calling it Indian propaganda.

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Clinton, Trump prepare for historic 90-minute presidential debate

Both of them are not well liked by the American people. 'We as Americans should be embarrassed about Donald Trump, 'said Michael DeLuise, 66, a retired university vice president and registered Republican who lives in Eugene, Oregon. "He lies practically every word that comes out of his mouth", Cruz said of Trump in May, hours before ending his presidential campaign. In the Republican primary, Trump demonstrated a knack for relentlessly branding his opponents - using labels such as ...

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'Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle' Game Coming This January

Bandai Namco, a video game publisher, is showing off the game, dubbed as " Power Rangers: Mega Battle ", at its Comic-Con booth in NY. The multi-platform game will be the 17th official video game installment to the " Power Rangers " franchise.

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Apple and Spotify start streaming unofficial mixes

Apple struck a deal with Dubset in March, and Spotify did in May, BPMSupreme reported. Essentially what this means is that user-uploaded content that isn't released by major labels can now be accessed via Apple Music . With the top two streaming services carrying remixes, that will give DJs more publicity and sampled artists more royalties. Dubset works by scanning an entire mix and matching every part of the track to its Mixbank of snippets of official songs based on Gracenote's ...

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Israel deports activists on 'women's boat' for Gaza

This evening (Wednesday), the Israeli Navy intercepted the Zaytouna-Oliva, which was sailing towards Gaza. According to Tasnim dispatches, CodePink staff learned on Tuesday that the " Women's Boat to Gaza " was making good progress on the Mediterranean and the women on board were excited about meeting the people on the shores of Gaza who were waiting for them.

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Yahoo says report on email scanning for intel agencies is "misleading"

Yahoo scanned hundreds of millions of its Mail accounts on behalf of the National Security Agency and Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to the Reuters report . In view of this e-mail confidentiality turmoil about Yahoo, netizens and e-mail users also raised the same questions about whether intelligence officials approached other email providers with the same kind of request.

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Hurricane Watch: Obama Calls State Of Emergency in Florida, South Carolina

We have to be sensitive to the possible imminent disruption to the state of Florida and in particular the Gainesville and surrounding area. "I am appreciative of the cooperation of our universities on this matter". The news prompted President Barack Obama to declared a state of emergency, allowing the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to issue relief in significant areas.

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Paris climate agreement to enter into force on November 4

The Republican presidential nominee's campaign said the agreement among the world's nations would cost the US trillions of dollars, raise electricity costs and give China an unfair advantage because its emissions can continue to increase in the near term.

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Paris climate agreement to take effect Nov. 4

The Paris climate accord negotiated a year ago has been ratified by enough countries for it to go into force. The House of Commons has voted to ratify the Paris agreement on climate change, helping to tip the worldwide scales on the global deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Destiny: Rise of Iron Known Issues

Raid boss Challenge Modes were introduced in The Taken King with King's Fall. For those that don't Raid then the Heroic modifier means more, tougher enemies, because that thing wasn't hard enough already. Hard Mode is the next major event, but raid challenges will follow after that. Obviously, that's unlikely to happen that soon, as Bungie will nearly surely want to wait until teams have conquered the Heroic Mode variant of the raid.

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Duterte Wants To Liberate Philippines From US Shackles: Foreign Minister

An independent poll shows that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, under fire internationally for his deadly crackdown on suspected drug dealers, has a "very good" public net satisfaction rating of plus 64 almost three months after taking office.

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Google Home: What it does and when you can get one

It has to make Pixels, Homes and routers, so that in the future its advertising revenue isn't killed. What companies are paving the way in home energy management? Though these prices are in line with flagship phones from competitors, it would have been nice if Google would've been able to get Pixel closer in price to the Nexus 6P, which started at $499.


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