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Google shows off new emphasis on hardware

The Verizon ones are Go90, My Verizon, and VZ Messages. The Pixel is the first phone to ship with Google Assistant which lets you interact with your phone and other Google services easily with simple voice and contextual commands. Although the Daydream View VR is now limited to Google's mobile devices, other major smartphone makers - including Samsung - are rumored to build Daydream-ready phones as well.

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Marco Rubio 40%, Patrick Murphy 38%

As Rubio left the stage, I asked him twice why he thought the crowd had reacted negatively, but he ignored my questions. He said he resented Rubio for his endorsement of Trump . Some Trump fans make it clear they're miffed. But it also points to the difficulty the G.O.P. has had in hanging on to Latino support statewide.

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Nintendo reimagines traditional video game system with the versatile new ‘Switch’ console

The entire gamepad connects into the Nintendo Switch Dock so you can play games on the big screen. But if you lift the device from the dock, its built in screen allows the game to continue wherever the player takes it. The new console was received with much anticipation and hype especially with its new mobile feature. Though the trailer gives us a good idea of what the various controller layouts can and will be for the Switch, the actual price of the system remains a mystery.

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IBM Watson Comes To iPhones; Why It Matters To The Enterprise

IBM and GM have already revealed some launch partners, and they include ExxonMobil , which will be able to tell drivers where nearby fill-up stations are, and okay payment from within their vehicle; iHeartRadio , which is using Watson's personality insights to create personalized stations that are designed around a driver's schedule; and MasterCard , which will let credit and debit cardholders pay for stuff right from their car's dash.

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More Toyotas recalled for airbag fix. Is yours affected?

A brief summary of recalls for Toyota include cracks in the fuel emissions control unit, faulty brakes on the Prius, and accelerator pedals that would jam open - a fault that the company tried to hide from authorities and ended-up paying millions in penalties.

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Is iOS 9.3.3 A Goldmine?

The latest jailbreak that Pangu has released to the public is only for iOS 9.3.3. Users will no longer be able to downgrade from iOS 10 to iOS 9. Apple is now focused on the new iteration of iOS 10.1 and the fifth beta is already out, hence, it should not be long before the iOS 10 jailbreak by Pangu is released.

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Tesco continues move to 'more digital' checkout with contactless paperless receipts

The supermarket is now testing its sensible, but not especially exciting vision of the future at a Harlow branch, where customers can tap a special sticker on a terminal at the checkout. Other stores like Argos and Mothercare already offer to email customers a copy of their receipt. The store insists those who prefer to stick to the traditional paper proof of purchase will still be able to, the Daily Mail reports.

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Wednesday cover: For the record - Pep Guardiola faces unwanted milestone

It's a Manchester derby. Yet while he spoke with quiet intensity, his natural confidence radiated. People are exhausted. I need to see the players in the training session and after I am going to decide. He said: "I always expect the best from United". "It sounds like a cliche but it's true: when we win and everybody praises you it's easy to be united and celebrate together, but it is now, after such a defeat, when we must remain mentally strong and keep going", Mata said.

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Girls freed from Boko Haram reunited with families

Boko Haram militants abducted 276 girls from the Government Secondary School in Chibok, with 57 escaping nearly immediately afterwards. In this photo released by the Nigeria State House, freed Chibok school girls sit during a meeting with Nigeria Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, in Abuja, Nigeria , Thursday, Oct.

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Detroit rock band MC5 nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock Hall's definition of Pearl Jam includes original drummer Dave Krusen , who left after the recording of 1991 debut album Ten , and current drummer Matt Cameron , who's been with the group since 1998. This is Janet Jackson's second year in a row being nominated, while this will mark the first time that Tupac Shakur has been eligible. Members of the public will once again be able to vote for their favourite rock acts to be inducted along with 800 music professionals who are ...

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Turtle Rock Studios Is Ending Support For Evolve

Turtle Rock talked around the decision rather than lay it all out, but a comment that "this is the life of AAA game developers who aren't self-funded and don't own their own IP" suggests 2K pulled the plug on Evolve. "We'll be there talking about our experience on the project and answering as many of your questions as we can", Ashton and Robb said. He concluded that Turtle Rock has " lots of stuff in the works " that they "hope [fans] will enjoy".

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Proline Market 2016-2021 Report for Global and China Industry

Firstly, the report provides a basic overview of the Tin Rod industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. Proline Manufacturers Profiles/Analysis Ajinomoto, Evonik, Kyowa Hakko, Star Lake, MEI HUA, Sigma-Alorich, Wuxi Jinhai, Bafeng Pharmaceutical, Baokang.

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Autism therapy experiments reduce symptoms of condition in children

The therapy, which involves using videos to give specific feedback to the parents, reduced symptoms in children with severe autism for years - until some of the children were 11. There are no drugs to treat the condition, which typically sets in around the age of two, and many families have tried intensive training of their children by therapists, with mixed results.

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Gaytan: Warriors not guaranteed to win

Thompson was particularly off-color, making only one 3-pointer from 6 attempts with Curry sinking only 3 of 10 in his haul of 26 points. "That's (Stephen Curry ), (Klay Thompson ) and Draymond Green's team", Payton told Reuters recently. A third of the league changed coaches, with clubs like Minnesota (Tom Thibodeau) and Houston (Mike D'Antoni) turning to proven winners to steer them through the rough Western Conference waters.

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Indians Blank Cubs in World Series Opener

He estimated he tracked 1,300 pitches off a machine trying to get his timing back while in Arizona. Expect domination from both pitchers including a lot of strikeouts, and in my opinion, will be a low close scoring game for game one. Twelve batters were caught looking, including seven Cubs. "I think his ball was moving too much today", said Perez, Cleveland's catcher. He finished with nine strikeouts, and allowed only four hits in six scoreless innings to earn the victory in his first World ...

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Glad Karan Johar's film is out of 'mushkil': Pak envoy Basit

That sum is a "penance" for producers for engaging Pakistani actors. Thackeray said henceforth, all Pakistani artistes, including actors, singers and directors shall be permanently banned from Bollywood. For us, India comes first. "Any film featuring a Pakistani artiste that is complete or under production will sail through". "They (Producers Guild) said that they'll give tribute to martyrs in the beginning of the movie, and they want to contribute to army welfare fund", said the Chief ...

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Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS) reported its past quarter results on 02/25/2016

During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.09) earnings per share. The stock was sold at an average price of $51.95, for a total transaction of $1,828,588.05. On the 7th day After Earnings Report, the stock hit its share price as $49.55 by showing -4.31% decrease from the Stock price Before Earnings were reported.

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Among Global Leaders in Addressing Climate Change

Some companies are managing to capitalize on the opportunities that an early transition away from a carbon-reliant economy affords, but CDP warns of a large number of companies that risk being left behind as a result of a lack of long-term planning and inertia.

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Apple is working on its vehicle in Canada

Bloomberg had previously reported that Apple was scaling back its plans to build a auto, focusing instead on software for self-driving vehicles. More notably, Apple hired QNX CEO Dan Dodge. The fate of these features depends on Project Titan's overall strategic direction. AppleInsider has learned that the new software is now being tested in virtual reality simulators.

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A Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge explodes while charging in the US

Ramirez has even filed a lawsuit against Samsung , after he had to undergo a complicated skin graft surgery, and is now under extensive physical therapy. The troubled Korean technology firm eventually had to recall and cease production of its Galaxy Note 7 earlier this month. Samsung has officially discontinued the Galaxy Note 7 and is asking customers to power off the devices and bring them in stores for a refund or an S7 Edge replacement, but not everyone is willing to do this, ...

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge explodes in US

Under the terms of the recall, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 users can request a refund or a new phone, but will be responsible for paying any price difference. But don't get your hopes up for an early release as Samsung has announced that their next Galaxy will follow the same schedule as their previous phones.

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Overwatch Season 3 Launch Date Confirmed; Skill Tier Calculations Changed

It's a quick turnaround for the team-based shooter, as Season 2 is set to end November 24. Principal designer Scott Mercer took to the battle.net forums to let players know that not only will there be less downtime between seasons but there is going to be quite a shakeup for calculating players' skill ratings (SR).

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Antarctic glacier thinning 'more rapidly than thought'

A new study released Tuesday has found that hundreds of feet of ice have been lost from the bottoms of a few of these ice shelves and glaciers in a region of the continent that is contributing the most to sea level rise. "Rapid thinning will hence result if the glacier can not adjust quickly enough to compensate mass lost to the ocean at the newly exposed bottom surface", the authors wrote.

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Lloyds Bank takes another £1bn hit from PPI scandal

The bank said its net interest margin, the difference between the interest it gets from borrowers and what it pays savers, a key revenue driver, was 2.69 percent for the third quarter, down from 2.74 percent three months earlier. While the group's defined benefit plans had a £430 million surplus at the end of June, the schemes have now slumped to a £740 million net deficit. "We don't see any change in consumer trends".

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DDoS attack shows dangers of IoT 'running rampant'

This was then used to flood Dyn's infrastructure with activity, grinding it to a halt. In other cases, inappropriate access can be leveraged to execute distributed denial of services (DDoS) attacks, which amount to a digital equivalent of radio-frequency (RF) jamming that can render an otherwise robust network useless.

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Actor Mark Ruffalo in North Dakota to oppose oil pipeline

Almost half of those arrests came over the weekend, which saw protesters twice blocking a state highway and law enforcement claiming that a drone was flown dangerously close to a police helicopter. The young stars are the latest famous faces to join the fight against the pipeline, which will transport crude oil from North Dakota to IL. "We pray for their workers, too".

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Russia Reveals Super Missile Capable Of Wiping Out NYC

The huge range of the missile implies that Russian Federation would have the power to attack London, other European cities and cities on America's west and east coasts! But as if blowing Texas completely off the grid wasn't horrifying enough, the Satan 2 apparently is capable of dodging radar defenses well enough to strike the East and West coasts as well.

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Uncharted Director Revealed as Movie is Put on Fast Track

This time, Sony is armed with a script by Joe Carnahan , who was flirting with directing but is now focused on the third Bad Boys installment, titled Bad Boys for Life. On the plus side, the games have a fantastic mythology built on both character relationships as well as puzzle-solving and historical narratives. As it stands save for the director, the other cast members, such as who will be taking up of Nathan Drake , is unknown, although we're sure that fans of the franchise are already ...

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Microsoft Windows 10 Event: What to expect and how to watch

Among the new features include a Trackpad that has fully customizable gestures, similar to BetterTouchTool for the Macintosh OS. We'll find out more at Microsoft's NYC event on Thursday. Rumors suggest it will be called the Surface Studio , a new development that (forgive the pun) surfaced on the blog Trademark Ninja. Windows 10 will also have a blue light reduction feature, which, according to The Verge , "appears to be a setting that will be toggled from the Action Center ...

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Manchester United vs Manchester City

The 30-year-old defender returned from his latest spell on the sidelines to make his first league start since April in Sunday's draw with the Saints. The players who play, we will be depending on them to make the best performance possible. "We're going to rotate", said Guardiola. So I knew the process would be a little bit longer than I expected.

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Apple Rumored to Debut New MacBook in 3 Sizes

Apple will launch new Mac hardware on 27 October. The new MacBook Pro is expected to replace physical function keys with a touch-sensitive OLED display strip. Apple's new MacBooks are set to debut at Apple's event on October 27, but the company seems to have already taken some of the wind out of its own sails.

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Apple leaks images of new MacBook Pro with 'Magic Toolbar'

The 13-inch MacBook even with updates would be much similar to the 12-inch version and it would be weird to have two MacBooks which are similar. Apple Insider , which picked up the Consomac report , recounts that the trademark leak supports the earlier speculation of noted tech analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who has said that Apple will release three refreshes of the MacBook line.

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Fla. says 1.6 million early voting ballots cast

Trump, who must win Florida to have any chance at the 270 electoral votes needed to win the presidency, is scheduled to attend three Florida campaign events. Perhaps recognizing that prospect, Vice President Joe Biden has been making the case that Democrats can't give up on appealing to the white, working-class voters who are going strongly for Trump , even as they are a shrinking portion of the electoral pie.

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Bus in fatal wreck had tires out of compliance

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the collision of a tour bus crash that left 13 dead and 31 injured just north of the desert resort town of Palm Springs, in Calif. California Highway Patrol officers had been slowing traffic to allow utility workers to string wires across the freeway, Abele said. The posted speed limit is 70 miles per hour.

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Final Fantasy 15 PC port won't come any time soon

Tabata also weighed in on Final Fantasy 15 ever getting PS4 Pro enhancements, saying that it's basically the same situation as PC. Despite its status as one of the first games to take advantage of the PS4 Pro at launch, Respawn didn't know about it long before the official announcement.


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