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British pound recovers slightly following post-Brexit fall

They said that would happen if there is no clarity on whether the United Kingdom will retain access to the European single market when it leaves the EU. Brexit Secretary David Davis told the House of Commons on Monday that the pound's depreciation will boost British exports. "It is concerning that, at this stage, the United Kingdom government seems to still be debating the most basic tenets of Brexit when the time is upon us to be drafting a detailed approach".

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Resident Evil Series Ships More Than 1.5 Million Units Worldwide

Capcom announced today that the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One re-releases of Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil 5, and Resident Evil 6 have shipped more than 1.5 million units (collectively) worldwide since they began launching earlier this year. He also mentioned that another update of the PS4 demo is being planned so to allow players to try out other aspects of the game. Resident Evil as a series has now passed 69 million sold games and is Capcom's most successful brand by far.

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Samsung, Apple take patent dispute to US Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has regularly intervened in patent cases in recent years, but those cases involved so-called utility patents, which are the more common type of patent that covers how an invention works as opposed to its ornamental look. Samsung is arguing that the fine should be based on the fraction of the profit attributed to the patented design elements. However, on Friday the three judges who sided with Samsung did not win a single ally and Apple's win was restored on an 8-3 vote ...

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Texas congressman under fire for comments about Trump and rape

But Farenthold told MSNBC: 'Until he does something so bad to make him worse than Hillary, I'm still in'. "I'm not here to defend Donald Trump". The congressman later apologized for the gaffe, saying he had been "thrown off by the anchor's use of a hypothetical question".

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Pixel C and Current Nexus Devices Gets Android 7.1 As Developer Preview

On a positive note, Google will still push monthly security updates to the Pixel and Pixel XL outside of Verizon's control, ensuring users have a secure device at all times. Verizon's Pixels will come with three pre-installed apps (Verizon Messaging, Go90 and My Verizon) CNET reports . Over the two days of the Google launch , when the company could be expected to spend heavily, Apple spent $2.45 million (roughly Rs.

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Google's premium, Pixel handset and why it might be a game changer

Google's approach is to make the Group Plan as simple and straightforward as possible. The Pixel XL includes the most recent processor from Qualcomm - the Snapdragon 821 . The hardware and software both of Pixel phone are controlled by the search giant. Among the changes are new APIs (API level 25), and - of course - it's Google's own handsets that are in line to get the update first.

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Apple, Samsung take battle to US Supreme Court

Apple is arguing that, when it comes to selling products, design is everything . The question they debated was how important a roll the car's design plays in consumer's decision to buy, and is its physical appearance a key factor. The company is not refuting whether or not they copied some of Apple's design elements, including the iPhone's rounded edges, screen and the way in which apps are arranged.

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A Donald Trump parody account just gave up because it 'feels bad'

Pence was supposed to take Trump's place. Donald Trump will not quit the presidential race. While Pence espouses traditional conservative viewpoints, Trump has advocated an isolationist-tinged "American first" approach that is harder to classify.

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Titanfall 2 Gets New Single Player Dev Diary

As a pilot, you control the different types of Titans and depending on your play-style, each Titan has something different to offer. Of course, said senior game designer Chris "Soupy" Dionne, the player and BT are "stronger together". Are you excited for Titanfall 2? They've already shared their reasons for doing so- they feel that the single player campaign will be the ultimate realization of Titanfall , at least mechanically speaking.

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New Trump ad questions Clinton's health

They deserve the opportunity in those few hours devoted to one-on-one debate between the candidates to hear what these aspirants to the White House have to say about them. Mr Trump clearly had other ideas. He knew what he was getting into when he said he would run as Trump's V.P. But still, the public rebuke with tens of millions of people watching couldn't have been pleasant for Pence.

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Radars Show Birds Trapped in Eye of Hurricane Matthew

Yet energy expert Alex Epstein, author of the New York Times best-selling book " The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels ", says climate change is far from settled science. Climate scientist Michael Mann told The Huffington Post that, "The almost unprecedented rapid intensification we saw with this storm is favored by warmer oceans and greater ocean heat content".

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Mike Pence Offers Unqualified Support For Trump After Debate

Prior to The Washington Post's release of the video on Friday afternoon, another ABC News/SSRS poll asked Americans how anxious they would be for the future of the country depending on which candidate is elected president. Over the course of it, Trump even openly disagreed with his running mate, Mike Pence. Trump contradicted Pence on Syria policy in the debate, signaling a divide on foreign policy issues on the GOP ticket.

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United States investigators said to suspect new Flaw in Note 7

Following the announcement, Samsung SDI's stock price plunged and Samsung Electronics replaced all the batteries of the Galaxy Note 7 with Chinese battery-maker ATL. A Samsung New Zealand spokesman has already said anyone with a Note 7 should immediately turn off their phone, remove the SD and SIM cards and return the device to any Spark store.

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Governor: Dangers from Matthew will continue as rivers crest

That was down from a high of around 2.2 million out Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and SC coasts. Matthew , the first major hurricane to hit the United States in more than 10 years, lashed Florida , Georgia, North and SC and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing nearly 900 people in Haiti as it swept north through the Caribbean.

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Nearest Earth-like planet appears to be 'covered in water'

Proxima b has since shifted that goalpost to just 4.25 light-years away, which is still 40 trillion km - or 271,000 times the distance from Earth to the Sun - but there's already a plan in place to get spacecraft there in 20 years. Turns out, Proxima b might not be a new Earth, but something more resembling Super Mario Bros. Comparing that with other planets , the team have calculated that surface water makes up as much as 0.05% of its mass - similar to Earth.

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Democrats: Florida should extend voter registration deadline

U.S. District Judge Mark Walker already extended the deadline-which had been Tuesday-to 5 p.m. Wednesday. The judge sided with the plaintiffs, ruling that not extending the registration period is an unconstitutional infringement on the right to vote.

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Residents in North Carolina overwhelmed after Hurricane Matthew

In Florida, the first state hit by Hurricane Matthew , at least 12 people have died since last Thursday, while the Florida Power & Light company said 11,010 users were left without electricity. Officials had ordered evacuations for the towns of Vass and Spring Lake, near the U.S. Army's Fort Bragg, on Monday night because of a leak, CNN affiliate WTVD-TV reported.

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Hot Stocks: Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX), Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A)

On October 11 Jefferies held the company rating at "Buy" and raised the price target to $44.00 from $38.00. Needham analyst Richard Kugele raised his price target to 43 from 39 and raised his stock rating to strong buy from buy. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.58, for a total value of $194,764.00. The stock is a Buy among 4 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research.

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Samsung, Apple headed for Supreme Court Showdown over patents

It marks the first time in more than 120 years that the high court has taken up a patent dispute over a product's design. Kathleen Sullivan, a lawyer for Samsung, speaks to reporters after a Supreme Court hearing in Washington on October 11.

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Boris Johnson wants Stop the War to protest Russian embassy over Syria

Also on Tuesday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said that France remains open for talks with Russian Federation, and the cancellation of Putin's visit to Paris did not mean that the two sides would never hold discussions again.

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VP candidate Mike Pence holds rally in Charlotte

Telling or not, the defining story of the morning was that Pence, the man who more than anyone has helped to normalize Trump's campaign and build bridges with critical Republican factions, was still fully a part of a campaign that has lost the support of a long line of GOP leaders.

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Donald Trump grabs toddler look-alike at Pennsylvania rally

On Monday, he simply said it. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. The boy gave a one-word answer. The Republican nominee, with the toddler in his arms, said the boy was dressed up to appear like Trump but was "much too good looking".

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Mike Pence: "I am proud to stand with Donald Trump"

Trump's aides have pledged to continue pushing his critique of former President Bill Clinton's treatment of women, a topic most senior party leaders see as toxic - and likely opening the door for Hillary Clinton to become president and endangering Republican seats in Congress.

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Bella Ramsey to be back in 'Game of Thrones'

Here's a little refresher. After all, while Bear Island and the Mormont clan have only been able to offer Snow a handful of soldiers, Lyanna has already proven herself to be his most effective backer as King in the North. As MTV News pointed out, a long winter is coming to the next season of " Game of Thrones " which may cause a decline in the amount of supplies they need for battle, including the supply of Dragonglass, the other material that can be used to kill a White Walker.

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Android 7.1 Developer Preview to be released soon

As of writing, all Nexus handsets including Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 LTE received Android 7 .0 Nougat update . The Note 7 was recalled over exploding batteries in September but as new phones showed the same problems, the South Korean firm has now scrapped the device entirely.

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Ericsson shares plunge as telecoms group issues profit warning

The Swedish firm said that third-quarter results would be "significantly lower" than previously forecast, with preliminary figures showing a 14% drop in sales year-on-year to SEK 51.1 billion (£4.71 billion). Ericsson said sales fell most in markets with weakening economies such as Brazil, Russia and the Middle East. Sales in Europe were hit by the completion of mobile broadband projects in 2015.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation probing hack of his emails: Podesta

Promoting the release on social media, WikiLeaks highlighted portions of the 2,086 new emails. It did not, and became the leading example of Clinton's penchant for secrecy, which has persisted as a theme among her campaign critics and rivals throughout her election season.

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Hillary Clinton gains as Donald Trump continues to slide — UPI/CVoter poll

It was the only comment that could have referenced Trump's stunning decision to bring four women, three of them who accused her husband of harassment, assault, and rape, to the debate. "The hypocrisy of the media and our politicians is hard to believe". Two weeks ago, a previous PRRI/Atlantic poll found Trump and Clinton tied at 43-43.

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Atlantic Storm System Delays NASA Resupply Launch to Space Station

The space agency attributed the delay to Tropical Storm Nicole, which is forecast to hit Bermuda as a hurricane Thursday. The roll-out of the Antares rocket to the spaceport launch pad is expected on Wednesday. Once the storm has passed Bermuda, experts will assess the damage and see what, if any, steps are needed to make the site operational again. The Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft, which is meant to deliver cargo and supplies to the ISS, was originally planned to take off on Thursday ...

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Tesla Killed The Cheapest Model X Just Three Months After Introducing It

The Model X 60D was introduced in July to try and lower the cost of the Model X and, in theory, boost sales of the electric crossover for Tesla . Given Tesla's growing production woes with mounting concern of its ability to manufacture all of the cars it plans to sell, perhaps streamlining the lineup was the answer.

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Consensus Analyst Feelings for: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

PT (4:30 p.m. ET) to discuss financial results and business highlights. In looking at the historical ratings numbers we can see that the stock had a mean rating of 1.65 one month ago, 1.71 two months ago and 1.62 three months ago. Microsoft Corp. The firm had revenue of $22.60 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $22.15 billion. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 8th.

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President Obama envisions human travel to Mars by 2030

In his piece, the president said there are now more than 1,000 companies in the US involved in the business of outer space. They're also working to "build new habitats that can sustain and transport astronauts on long-duration missions in deep space", he wrote.

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Pegatron to make Microsoft new Surface PC products, says paper

Even though it is uncertain whether the company will launch any device on that day, rumours are rife that the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 will be unveiled along with a new Surface desktop. The Surface Pro 5 and Surface Book 2 will only be arriving in Spring next year so they would be omitted at this event. The new version of the Surface Pen is rumored to have a rechargeable battery and is able to attach magnetically to the Surface AIO PC.

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Hurricane Matthew Weakens But Still Threatens US Coast

It carried winds of up to 145 miles per hour when it landed at around 6 a.m. near the town of Les Anglais, located at the southwestern part of Haiti . Although downgraded to Category 3, Florida residents still made great preparations as Hurricane Matthew approached the coast. The Category 2 hurricane, while losing some of its wind speed, left more than 1 million people without power in Florida as it spent the day plowing north just off the state's east coast.

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A new dwarf planet is discovered

Early today the IAU's Minor Planet Center announced that astronomers in Chile have discovered a Kuiper Belt object, designated 2014 UZ224 , that's now 91.6 astronomical units from the Sun. The last time UZ224 was in its current position, "Good King" Wenceslas I, now known for his appearance in the famous Christmas carol, was alive and well, acting as the Duke of Bohemia.


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