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OPPO tops China market in Q3 2016: IDC

That number is down 10 percent year over year, though, from 83.8 million in Q3 2016. This is a drop of 3.3% from its previous year's market share, although it seems that despite that the company is still leading in terms of market shipments with 72.5 million.

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Global smartphone market gears up for Note 7 fallout

As is the case every three months, IDC ( International Data Corporation ) releases quarterly figures for top smartphone manufacturers in the world, along with some additional info. That number is down 10 percent year over year, though, from 83.8 million in Q3 2016. This gives the company 6 percent of the smartphone markets. Its global smartphone marketshare has dipped from 24 percent to 20 percent in the past year.

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Bill Murray Go 'Daffy' Singing 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame'

Murray sang the baseball standard in the slobbery style of Daffy Duck , then added a spluttering coda: "Let'sssss get ssssssome runsssss, ssssuckersss!" A real Cinderella story, out of nowhere. "I said to the Uber boy, I said, 'Take me out with the crowd , '" Murray proclaimed, hyping up the audience and offering instruction on how to sing the song.

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Found: One European Mars Lander, No Longer Intact

The lander was meant to "test key technologies" in preparation for future Mars missions. Less than six minutes later it will have landed on Mars. ESA member states meeting at a the agency's next ministerial council meeting in Lucerne, Switzerland, in December will be asked to pledge continued support - and funding - for the mission's ambitious second phase.

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World's largest marine park created in Antarctica

The proposal , introduced by New Zealand and the United States, and accepted by all the other nations, will see a general protection "no-take" zone where nothing can be removed including marine life, oil, gas and minerals. Working in coalition, these groups and individuals are campaigning to create a large system of marine protected areas in the Southern Ocean. Oceans have absorbed 93% of the world's carbon emissions, "curbing the heat felt on land but drastically altering the rhythm of ...

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UN says at least 232 people brutally killed by IS near Mosul

Many of those shot were former Iraqi forces officers who refused to comply with orders, however civilians were also killed. Last week, the Iraqi army and allied fighters backed by the US -led coalition, launched a wide-ranging operation aimed at retaking Mosul, Daesh's last stronghold in northern Iraq.

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Fate of schiaparelli mars lander still unknown after signal loss

The space agency launched another mission to the red planet in 2003, Beagle 2, but that mission was also scuppered after radio contact with the lander was lost after it hit the surface. "From the data we have processed so far, we are not in a position to conclude on this specific point". "It could be that this parachute phase has been terminated too early then we were far too high, or we have had a behaviour during the parachute phase that led the lander to be far too low", Accomazzo said.

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Philippines president vows to stop swearing following an intervention from God

So, I promised God not to express slang, cuss words", the President said upon his arrival at the Davao City International Airport. Tough-talking Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he's calling it quits on all the profanities and colorful sobriquets aimed at everyone from the pope to President Obama because, well, the man upstairs threatened to crash his plane.

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Early voting numbers show Clinton's strength in Arizona, other battlegrounds

Mecklenburg and Wake counties - the state's two most populous with about 700,000 voters each - are doubling their early voting sites to around 20 on Thursday. "There are still too many places where voting is going to be hard and confusing, not easy and straightforward", said Leah Aden, senior counsel at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.

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Redskins RB Matt Jones out for London game against Bengals

The team was to make the trip later Thursday and practice in London for the first time on Friday. Here are the biggest facets to a Cincinnati win in the United Kingdom against Washington. The Bengals No. 2 wide receiver has 27 receptions for 372 yards this season and has scored four touchdowns in the past three games. Tyler Eifert finally suited up last week, but only had one catch for 9 yards in limited action.

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TSLA Stock: Tesla Stuns Investors

Turning a profit, even for one quarter, should help counter skeptics who have questioned his ambitious plans for combining Tesla and solar panel maker SolarCity into a company offering roof-to-garage no-carbon energy systems. "Self-driving hardware and other product enhancements position Tesla for additional market share gains". The quarter is the first profitable period for the company since 2013, increasing expectations for the success of its expansion plans.

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'The Walking Dead' star Steven Yeun finds his next Job on 'Conan'

Speaking to Entertainment Weekly , he confirmed that those few minutes served as a way for fans to also contemplate on who dies and to effectively ruin everyone's lives with Glenn's death . " The Walking Dead " season 7 premiere managed to draw in 17 million viewers, a close call from season 5's all-time record-breaking 17.3 million viewers.

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Nintendo expects to sell 2 million Switches in first month alone

Nintendo has touted this broadcast as one for media, analysts and trade partners, but it will also be live-streamed. Nintendo says an exact launch date, price and more specifics will be released later. The original Wii was also a hot seller at launch and even the Wii U moved over two million units in the United States and Japan during its first six weeks in 2012.

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Vine Withers, Reminding Us That Nothing Is Forever

Twitter did not disclose why it was shutting down the service, but in a Medium post thanked those who created or viewed content on the platform. Thank you . Some people went even further and accused Twitter of cavalierly destroying a service of huge value to blacks and other non-white people. Social media users reeled over the news and Vine quickly became the top-trending topic on Twitter in the USA with over 1.64 million tweets .

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Samsung Says It's Not Planning an Early Release for the Galaxy S8

Samsung lost a great deal of money and they also lost faith of some of their customers, but this hasn't stopped them from indirectly confirming a follow up the handset. The Note 7 was permanently discontinued after reports of fire causing malfunctions of the flagship device. However it is looking as though this isn't going to happen.

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Antarctic sea becomes world's largest marine protected area

Protecting the Ross Sea , in the Southern Ocean, had been on the commission's agenda for around six years, and conservationists had been arguing for a no-fishing zone there for a decade, said Andrea Kavanagh, a director of the Southern Oceans Sanctuaries Campaign at Pew Charitable Trusts in Washington.

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Sale or no sale, changes could come to Twitter users

When it reported third quarter results before markets openedthis morning (Oct. 27), the company also announced that it was letting go of 9% of its 3,860-strong workforce as part of a wider restructuring effort. Twitter has about 3,860 employees globally as of June. Analysts on Thursday took Dorsey's words with a grain of salt. But this time, the company has concrete housekeeping plans as well: It's focusing on growing its live streaming business, an area where Twitter already seen ...

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Twitter axes 9 percent of its workforce amid slowing growth

This was a little more than the $316.3 million that analysts had expected, AFP reported. It wasn't all bad news however, as Twitter revealed it managed to bring in revenue to the tune of $616 million, beating the $610 million of best-case predictions.

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Advertisers slam the FCC's new privacy rules

Other information is not considered as private, such as names and addresses, and customers should assume that broadband providers can use that information while offering an "opt-out". This week, the FCC instituted stricter rules on what data can be collected by Internet providers. The regulations also compel broadband providers to notify customers about the kinds of information they collect, the goal of that data collection, and to identify the types of third parties that have access to ...

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TN students are the fastest improving in the nation in science

Among eighth-graders, Utah was first, with a top average scores of 166. Brenda Cassellius, state education commissioner, was pleased to see Minnesota students continue to outdo the national averages, but she admitted there was much more work ahead to close the state's notorious academic achievement gap.

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Emergency Flash Player patch fixes zero-day critical flaw

For now, hackers are exploiting this vulnerability in limited, but targeted attacks. Otherwise, on Firefox, Safari or Opera, or older versions of Internet Explorer, you'll want to visit Flash Player's "About" web page to see whether you have the latest software installed.

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Wine hits grocery store shelves across Ontario

Finance Minister Charles Sousa made the trek Friday to Coppa's market on Dufferin near Finch to cut the ribbon on the government's latest move to ease restrictions on the sale of beer, wine and cider. Beer was introduced to some grocery stores last December. "The same requirements for safe and responsible retailing for beer and cider in the grocery stores will apply to wine - this includes limited hours of sale and rigorous training for grocery store staff".

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Duterte's remarks in Japan accord with his words in Beijing: Chinese FM

Duterte's aides and the president himself later tried to clarify that he did not mean he was cutting ties with the United States and his remarks on Monday were the most conciliatory yet. "This will be the last manoeuvre, war games, between the United States and the Philippines military", Duterte said. Japan is a staunch US ally, and announced this fall that it would operate joint training patrols with the U.S.in the disputed South China Sea region.

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The Growth Forecast For QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM)

It trades at an average volume of 8.77M shares versus 9.18M shares recorded at the end of last trading session. Also, President Derek K. Aberle sold 15,000 shares of Qualcomm stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 28th. In the last six months the stock's performance soared 41.96% while yearly performance of the company advanced 20.70%.The company's year to date (YTD) performance is at 44.10%.

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Mourinho charged with misconduct over referee comments before clash with Reds

The 45-year-old, who took the reins at Turf Moor in 2012, admits he is still learning his caper despite being at the same place for the past four seasons. Mourinho, who has until Monday to respond to the charge, faces being punished for breaking FA rules that prevent managers from speaking about referees before matches.

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Landmark deal creates huge marine park in Antarctic Ocean

As part of the compromise that emerged in the negotiations, there will be special zones where fishing from krill and toothfish will be allowed for research purposes. Getting so many countries to agree on something is so hard that attempts to agree a significant protected zone in the high seas has eluded governments for years, with only two very small ones agreed so far.

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Boulder weather: Clear skies with highs in the 70s over the weekend

Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 miles per hour becoming west in the afternoon. Saturday night - Mostly cloudy with a low in the mid-40s and north wind gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. SundaySunny, with a high near 73. Sunday night . Partly cloudy . Low in the upper 50s. Cloudy, with a high near 59.

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Suspect Arrested for Defacing Donald Trump's Walk of Fame Star

LAPD officer Tony Im said the suspect in custody is James Lambert Otis, the name given by the man who told CNN Wednesday he was responsible for the crime. Trump's star was dedicated in 2007 in recognition of his work on NBC's reality TV show " The Apprentice ". To receive a star on the Walk of Fame , a celebrity has to be nominated and a $30,000 fee paid to a charitable trust.

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The new Innovative PC build for Creators and Professionals — Microsoft Surface Studio

The updates are targeting the GPU, the Bluetooth adapter and wireless adapter drivers. In fact, we saw a little bit of that with the updated tools for maintaining contact with your closest family and friends but more on that later. WOW! Microsoft Unveils new VR headset at Rs 20000 :- On 26th October, Microsoft unveiled a range of new products at an event held in NY. Microsoft announced that HP, Lenovo, Dell, Acer and ASUS will ship the first VR headsets capable of mixed reality ...

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An worldwide coalition just created the world's largest protected marine area

The deal protects 600,000 square miles of ocean, which is more than twice the size of Texas, near the Ross Sea ice shelf, banning all fishing in almost three-fourths of the reserve. "It's taken time to get consensus but now we have established the world's largest marine protected area ". Seventy-two percent of the sanctuary "will be a 'no-take zone, which forbids all fishing, while other sections will permit some harvesting of fish and krill for scientific research", the CCAMLR says.

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Warriors Fall To Spurs In Season Opener

The off shooting night didn't help - an atypical 46 percent from the field and 21 percent from three-point range - but even if you shoot lights out, giving the opposing team that many more possessions will nearly always equal a loss. The Spurs defeated the Warriors 129-100. With the necessary and heavy caveat that it's only been one game, Leonard's career-high 35 points against the Warriors showed that he might have finally added that last bit to his game that could make him a true MVP ...

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Global Flatbed Scanner Industry Growth Rate, Sales and Market Revenue Report 2016

Market Research Report on Handset Flash Market 2016 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Handset Flash worldwide. The report reviews the basic information of Sulfuric Acid including its classification, application and manufacturing technology.

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DODEA students rank near top in nation's science report card

The assessment was administered from January to March 2015 and compared to the 2009 assessment results . Between January and March 2015, the NAEP science assessment was given to approximately 115,400 fourth graders, 110,900 eighth graders, and 11,000 12th graders across 46 states and the Department of Defense system, representing the nation's public and private schools.

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Sinitta claims Honey G is 'faking it' on X Factor

But now, Honey G has spoken out to set the record straight, claiming that her relatives are anything but ashamed - and why she's pretty confident she'll win the show... "My mum and my family are all very very proud of me". "I've seen what I am capable of and I feel like I have been born as a rap star, and I want to go all the way to the final".

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World's largest marine reserve created in Antarctic sea

After years of negotiations, nations have reached an agreement to establish the world's largest marine sanctuary in Antarctica's Ross Sea. The Commission says the park will cover an area of more than 1 and a half million square kilometers.


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