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IPhone 8 may come with 5-inch screen, all-glass design

The fiscal year 2016 performance was hurt by the devaluation of the Chinese currency. The company earned $46.85 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $46.88 billion. This past quarter, its China sales fell 30%. The report says that only 45.5 million units of iPhones were sold in the last quarter. He also noted that Apple Music has 17 million subscribers.

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Breakthrough Listen Project Searches For ETs Near Alien Megastructure

These occasional brightness dips - which were first reported past year by a team led by Yale University postdoc Tabetha Boyajian (hence the star's nickname) - are far too substantial to be caused by an orbiting planet, astronomers have said.

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Goldman Sachs Indicated Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) As 'Sell'

During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.54 EPS. Sonic Corp.'s (SONC) made a return of -4.45%% in one month through last close, displaying a -6.34% return during the past three months. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.68, for a total value of $406,981.68. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 10,199 shares of the company's stock, valued at $384,298.32.

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Kidd-Gilchrist, Hibbert help Hornets beat Bucks 107-96

The Charlotte Hornets took their season opener with a 107-96 victory over the Bucks. Despite a 31-point, nine-rebound, five-assist game from Antetokounmpo, numerous problems that plagued the Bucks last season resurfaced against Charlotte.

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Michelle Obama dazzles in gold for final State Dinner

Her sense of style is going down in the history books, and if you don't believe me, check out Michelle Obama's best state dinner looks . US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are one of the most talked about couples in the world.

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Samsung reports sharp fall in earnings after Galaxy Note 7 debacle

In the midst of widespread and well documented reports of phone explosion and fire and a worldwide recall of products, 33% of the owners of the controversial Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in Europe are yet to return their smartphones. The move is seen as a step to formally inaugurate Lee as Samsung's new leader. But it also said on Thursday it expects overall earnings to improve in the fourth quarter from a year earlier on a strong performance by its chip and display businesses.

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Owens Corning (OC) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.10 EPS

According to Zacks Investment Research , " Owens Corning is a world leader in building materials systems and composite solutions". The 16 stock analysts who cover the stock have an average PT at $55.88, with individual targets in the range of $43 to $63.

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Green Party Candidate Crashes Senate Debate, Police Haul Her Off Stage

A taping of a Maryland Senate race debate has ended after an interruption by Green Party candidate Margaret Flowers. Then Flowers suddenly walked up and stood between the two candidates at their lecterns. Szeliga, a Republican, is the minority whip in the Maryland House of Delegates. The debate was taped before an audience at the University of Baltimore for broadcast at 7 p.m.

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HBO Boards JK Rowling's BBC One Series 'The Cormoran Strike Mysteries'

Filming starts this fall in London. But we do know that Galbraith (or Rowling for that matter) will most likely be releasing the fourth installment of the mysteries series next year. The partnership between the BBC and HBO marks the second time the two TV giants have joined forces after HBO picked up the BBC's mini-series adaptation of Rowling's first foray into adult fiction, The Casual Vacancy .

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No, your Galaxy S7 hasn't been recalled — Samsung

On Wednesday, the company slashed its forecast for third-quarter profit to 5.2 trillion won ($4.6 billion), down from the 7.8 trillion won estimate it released Friday. In the United States, 1.9 million Note 7 phones are subject to the two recalls. With Samsung accounting for around 17 percent of South Korea's gross domestic product, such a major business reversal is likely to have a national impact, Bank of Korea Governor Lee Ju-Yeol said.

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Samsung's 3rd quarter profit plunges over Note 7 fiasco

Within days, the company began receiving reports that some units were overheating and catching fire, leading to an unprecedented and extremely costly recall and replacement program in early September. The component businesses generated more than 80 percent of the company's quarterly income in the latest quarter, helping Samsung weather the cost of the handset recall.

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New MacBook Pro With Magic Toolbar Spotted In macOS Sierra 10.12.1

According to HNGN , a report was issued by KGI Securities Ming-Chi Kuo and reveals that there will be three new models to come up from Apple on October 27 events. From there on it's all pure speculation. Apple might be equipping the device with a USB-C port, Bloomberg reported . Ah, the USB plug. But we'll know the full story tomorrow evening...

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Monster Hunter XX announced for Japan

It looks fine, but I really wish they would just announce Stories already for the west (and subsequently, its amiibo line). Monster Hunter XX is said to be a follow up to Monster Hunter Generations, which in Japan is known as Monster Hunter X.

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October 26, 2016 Apple Mac Event October 2016

The hidden images also revealed that Apple may have introduced the Touch ID sensor to the MacBook Pro 2016 and that it may be combined with the laptop's power button. In its place will be a USB-C port - a smaller port which works both ways round, and which is already used on smartphones such as Google's new Pixels.

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Microsoft Announces Windows 10 VR Headsets Lineup Starting At $299

IBD'S TAKE: Microsoft stock has an IBD Composite Rating of 79, meaning it has outperformed 79% of stocks in key metrics over the past 12 months. Check out some images and the video below for more details. Currently, there's no word on either the Surface Phone or the Surface Pro 5, both of which we expect will be launched in Spring 2017. The company also established a partnership with SketchUp to create a library of 3D models.

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Telecom giant AT&T pursuing deal to buy Time Warner

AT&T's proposed $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner has no shortage of skeptics. "When you think about our synergies on a combined basis, we'll be a company that spends close to $6 billion on advertising", AT&T's financial chief, John Stephens, said on a conference call with investors Monday.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is banned on all USA flights

Samsung along with the United States CPS commission has issued the second recalling of the Note 7 , as it had there were several complaints of the phone overheating or exploding. Samsung is also considering testing the faulty devices collected by the US consumer Product Safety Commission, which issued two rounds of recalls of the smartphones, company officials noted.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Troubles, by the Numbers

The appointment of the Harvard-educated Lee Jae-yong, 48, chairman Lee Kun-hee's only son, comes at a crucial time for South Korea's biggest company. Scrapping the Galaxy Note 7 saw earnings of the company's core mobile business drop off a cliff, with the mobile division's operating profit for the third quarter down almost 98 percent from the previous quarter at just KRW 100 billion.

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Google Pixel 'phone by Google' Launched!

That being said, the Indian launch is scheduled for today and the pricing was also revealed for the Indian market. Speaking about the specifications of both the smartphones, they differ only in terms of screen size and battery capacity. Meanwhile, Google offers Home, the same cylinder type using Google Assistant for $50 less. In terms of software, the Pixel and Pixel XL comes with the Android 7.1 Nougat.

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Researchers solve mystery of blue sheen on some begonias' leaves

One reason for the popularity of begonias as houseplants is because the plants do not require direct sunlight. This is because many begonias grow beneath tropical forests, where the light reaching the ground may be a tiny fraction of that at the top of the tree canopy.

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Samsung logs 17 percent drop in profit after phone recall

Samsung added that the overall operating profit from July to September stood at KRW 5.2 trillion (Rs. 30,772 crores), which is comparatively less than KRW 7.3 trillion for the same period in 2015. Meanwhile the firm's shareholders have backed Samsung heir apparent Lee Jae-yong joining the board. The impact on the brand is still being calculated, with Samsung itself having predicted another $3bn-plus in lost profits over the next two quarters.

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Conservative presidential candidate from Utah brings campaign to Colorado

He's 40 years old, he's a former Central Intelligence Agency operative and he is running under no party's banner. He was a Republican until quite recently, and his platform includes many standard Libertarian-leaning Republican stances: He wants to replace Obamacare with a "more streamlined, pro-market" approach, opposes government "subsidization" of abortion, and generally believes in deregulation and deferring to state governments.

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Apple updates macOS Sierra to version 10.12.1

Don't forget to backup your iOS device before you download and install the update .to download and install it directly on your iOS device, go to Settings General Software Update , and tap Download and Install. The watchOS flaws aren't as alarming, but one patched vulnerability allows third-party applications to view the image libraries and audio files on Apple Watches without the user's permission.

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IS driving hundreds into Mosul, using them as human shields

It has been "long planned" that the US-backed assault on Mosul - which started earlier this month - Iraq and Raqqa would be overlapping, Carter said . Last week he learned from other advancing Iraqi forces who reached his home village that they had arrived too late to protect his family. The attacks on Kirkuk, which occurred just four days after the launch of Mosul offensive, resulted in the killing of more than a hundred of people, including 74 IS militants, according to a statement ...

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After Note 7 fiasco, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge explodes in US

All the top U.S. carriers T-mobile, Verizon, and AT&T have announced that they would stop the replacement of the Samsung Note 7 smartphone. This is likely going to be Samsung's plan to encourage Galaxy Note 7 users to turn their phones in as well as stay loyal to the brand, especially when many people are switching over to the iPhone 7.

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Fighting shakes Aleppo as truce expires

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein says the siege and bombardment of Syria's northern city of eastern Aleppo constitute crimes of historic proportions . The U.N.'s Human Rights Council has passed a resolution calling for enhanced investigation of rights violations and abuses in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, a measure aimed to put pressure on Russian Federation.

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Keegan Allen Wrote Troian Bellisario A PLL Love Letter & It's ideal

Troian Bellisario (Spencer Hastings) shared a picture of her empty room on set, captioning it: "I have kept so little in this room over the years, by Patti and Lo have been here through all of it". "Bittersweet " is how Lucy Hale (Aria) described her feelings on wrap day. Last but not least, Pieterse shared a message anticipating all the "happy and sad tears" when the PLL family says goodbye for good.

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Duterte wants United States troops out in two years

Duterte had reignited his war of words with the United States on Tuesday, bringing up old grudges and throwing in some new musings on American influence in his country and the region. Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino, promoted economic ties with Japan and agreed to cooperate on large-scale projects, including building of railway networks.

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Security experts: Foreign nation not behind Friday internet attack

Mirai is a malware that primarily targets the Internet of Things devices such as remote cameras and home routers, turning them into remotely controlled botnets that can be used in large-scale network attacks, like the one on Friday. Those devices have little in the way of security, and since the firms that make them aren't affected by the attacks, they have little incentive to make them safer for users.

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Apple Releases macOS Sierra 10.12.1 with Improved Apple Watch Unlock, More

The macOS 10.12.1 patch is approximately 584MB and obtainable through Software Update . Apple released macOS Sierra 10.12.1 Monday (in addition to iOS 10.1). On the other hand, Mac users can now update their computers to the first point release of the macOS Sierra 10.12 operating system, versioned 10.12.1, which improves the Photos app with automatic smart album support for those handsome bokeh photos taken with the iPhone 7 Plus device running the iOS 10 .1 build.

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Most Dangerous Linux Security Flaw Gives Users Full Access in 5 Seconds

This is not as serious as the remote code execution vulnerability. Furthermore, the exploitable code is found in a section of the Linux kernel that is shipped on virtually every modern operating system built on top of the Linux kernel - that includes Android, by the way.

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'God Particle' is the next installment in the 'Cloverfield' cinematic universe!

A source close to The Wrap says that the movie will be next year's Cloverfield entry (after this year's 10 Cloverfield Lane), with a new one expected to be released annually. Dan Trachtenberg's contained thriller 10 Cloverfield Lane found a young woman (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) waking up from a auto accident in the basement of a man (John Goodman ) who says he's saved her life from a chemical attack that has left the outside uninhabitable.

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Mazda's SEMA entries are the MX-5 RF Kuro and Speedster Evolution

Clad in White Ether paint, the Evolution is now under a ton - 350 pounds less than the stock MX-5 soft top. On the other hand, Mazda's other concept is crisp, The MX-5 RF Kuro is based on the new-for-2017 Miata RF retractable-hardtop variant.The Miata RF's power-folding Targa top operates like the Porsche 911 Targa's subtle roof in concept, although it's considerably plain on track.

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New Windows 10 Update Could Provide Selling Opportunities in New Verticals

The technology company also announced a new desktop computer, the Surface Studio , that it will primarily market to designers for its touch-screen capabilities, priced in the USA at US$2999 and above. Creatives can utilize the Surface Pen , as well as a new puck-shaped peripheral called the Surface Dial . Along with the Surface Studio , Microsoft released the Surface Dial .

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Canada FTA Could Be EU's Last, Says Council Pres

European Council president Donald Tusk is now expected to tell the Canadian Prime Minister to cancel his visit as the deal can not go ahead. Canada's International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland says she, too, is still hopeful that a Canada-EU trade deal can be salvaged, but "the ball is in Europe's court".


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