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Apple bringing 3D camera tech in partnership with LG Innotek

There will be plenty of iPhone 8 rumors swirling around between now and next September but this one fits with previous insider gossip we've heard and makes sense considering Apple's acquisition of Israeli company LinX Computational Imaging past year - a company specialising in 3D depth mapping and other enhancements.

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Ubisoft is giving away games via a virtual advent calendar

As with everything on the internet however, while Ubisoft did want the contents of each days giveaway to be a secret, people snooped around in the HTML of the page and found out. All fans need to do is check in with Ubisoft every day on its blog to find what new giveaway it's offering on that particular day. If you've got an account, there's a digital advent calendar waiting for you to turn up and peel the doors back each day.

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Palestinians try to Assess the Meaning of a Trump Presidency

But his earlier comments - and those from advisers - have cast doubt on whether he'd ever question Israeli actions or try to broker a deal that would result in a Palestinian state. and Israel is absolutely, totally unbreakable" and that "there is no moral equivalency" between both sides. Greenblatt, chief legal officer and executive vice president at the Trump Organization, was interviewed on Israel's Army Radio.

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Autumn statement 2016: Key points made in Philip Hammond's budget speech

Weaker business spending and a squeeze on consumers from higher inflation will dent the United Kingdom economy next year, but warnings for a post-referendum recession should prove unfounded, according to the government's independent forecasters.

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MEPs vote for freezing Turkey's accession talks

Speaking about the European parliament's resolution to put Turkey's association with EU on hold, the official said that the decision to freeze ties will be more harmful for Europe than for Turkey. However, EU member states, with the exception of Austria, are so far all in favour of keeping the talks on track despite alarm over the extent of the crackdown following the 15 July coup.

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Auburn holds on to beat Texas Tech 67-65

The Red Raiders used a 28-15 run and Thomas hit a layup with 32 seconds left to cut Auburn's lead to 65-63. "So, I just have a feeling that we're going to have our hands full and they'll be ready to play and hopefully we'll be ready to play".

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Lenovo K6 Power set to launch in India on November 29

Lenovo has sent out media invites for its next smartphone launch, which is scheduled for November 29 in Delhi. It's likely to be a successor of K5 series smartphone that had been launched in India, where K5 Note was priced at Rs 11,499 and came with its Ant VR headset and TheaterMax technology that also was seen on K4 Note smartphone.

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US wants phone makers to lock out most apps for drivers

At the core of the guidelines is the concept of pairing a smartphone or other device with the auto, and allowing a customized subset of apps and functions to run which are considered safer to interact with on the move. CTIA, a trade group for wireless companies including AT&T and Verizon Communications, criticized the proposal as "the wrong approach for consumers".

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Thanksgiving In Space Isn't As Glamorous As It Sounds

Orion has limited room inside it to accommodate the supplies and food astronauts will need during their missions. In another video published by Texas A&M university Chancellor John Sharp, food scientist Ben O'Neill and former Space Shuttle astronaut turned aerospace engineering professor Bonnie Dunbar demonstrate how food for astronauts is made.

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Black Friday Merchants See Americans Exhaling After Election

At Target , the price cuts grew to 38 percent from 36 percent. Black Friday marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season in the U.S. with retailers enticing consumers into stores with heavy discounts for one day only. Many chains, including Kohl's Corp., Gap Inc. and Barnes & Noble Inc., blamed the campaign season for hurting spending. Investors are bullish as well.

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Microsoft CEO Nadella wants to build the ultimate mobile device

GSM Arena reports that even though certain Surface Phones have made appearances in renders and benchmark leaks in the past, there is still no sign of their launch, let alone their existence. It's pointing towards Microsoft intentions to something unique to the customers. Meanwhile, the Surface Book is reported to showcase Windows 10 and highlights a number of its best features, including touch.

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Oil firms shoulder pain of downturn with lower output

PARIS An agreement to cut global oil production is possible, but would only happen if countries that do not belong to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) also agree to cut output, Total's chief executive said on Thursday.

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Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews leaves with unspecified injury

Of course, it didn't help any that the Blackhawks afforded the Sharks four power-play opportunities, were out-hit 13-to-34, and only managed six blocked shots compared to 17 for San Jose. San Jose needed 12 seconds to take a 1-0 lead. His tally came on a power play with 11:32 left in the first period. His shot was stopped by Jones, who followed that up with saves on Artemi Panarin and Ryan Hartman to keep the Blackhawks off the scoresheet.

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French PM urges taxes on imports from countries snubbing climate pact

Based on findings of a survey released Monday, it turns out 71 percent of USA citizens support the country staying in the Paris climate deal. "National governments have no more excuses not to enshrine the Paris Agreement into national law", said Jan Burck of Germanwatch, lead author of the report .

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South Africa captain Faf du Plessis appeals against ball tampering verdict

The rest of the South African batsmen could not provide too much resistance to the Australian bowlers except for Quinton de Kock who scored 24 runs while putting up a 32-run stand with du Plessis. Smith, quoted on Cricket Australia's website, said: "We along with every other team around the world shine the ball the same way". There is something about Adelaide for South Africa's stand-in captain.

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Apple teasing Black Friday sale for the first time in years

The Apple-Citibank iPhone-iPad combo offer will only be available via select offline Apple-authorised resellers. Apple's restoration of Black Friday deals may have been triggered by its revenue slump this year: Sales in the September quarter, for instance, were down 9% from the year prior.

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Earnings Analysis & Update for Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB)?

The company exchanged total volume of 0 shares throughout course of last trade however it holds an average trading capacity of 7.77 million shares. The company has market capitalization of $2.65B. JFS Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 11,127 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $228,000 after buying an additional 31 shares in the last quarter.

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Best Black Friday 2016 Deals/Offers For The PS4

Our TGI Black Friday Sale starts right now with steep discounts on AAA games and blockbuster movies - all just a warm, comfy click away. How has your strategy around Black Friday changed since its debut in the UK? As well as Xbox One offers, Argos has plenty of PS4 deals too.

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Tracking shower chance after a sunny, warm Thanksgiving Day

Temperatures are going to remain steady or slowly rise from evening through daybreak on Thanksgiving . THANKSGIVING DAY: Light rain could linger over East Alabama early tomorrow morning, but morning clouds will give way to some afternoon sunshine, and the high will be close to 70 degrees.

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Stores open Thursday for pre-Black Friday shopping

At 4:30 the line at the Best Buy in Henrietta wrapped around the corner, and once the door opened shoppers poured through in waves. For a decade now, Jon Hart has been a door buster. "If the tv is not there - $88 for a 40-inch - then it's not worth it". "We've done this for the last 5 years", said Wise. About 10 years ago, he was in line for a Nintendo Wii, the hot gaming system at the time which was limited to two per person, and the store initially wouldn't sell it to him because of his age.

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How Do Astronauts Prepare Their Thanksgiving Food In Space?

Since 2007 , these feasts have been brought to the final frontier thanks to the fine folks at the Space Food Research Facility at Texas A&M in College Station, Texas. The drinks provided will be packets of sweet tea because alcohol is forbidden on the ISS. The Commander stated that Thanksgiving dinner at the ISS is going to be "a little bit" different in space, but he added he would try to make it as much like people do it back on Earth as possible.

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Samsung planning new Galaxy S7 model for December

Valid Nov. 24-25. Plus, you get a free virtual reality headset, the Samsung Gear VR. According to the T-Mobile website, if you trade in an iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7 , or iPhone 7 Plus , Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, or Note 5, customers can get a 32GB iPhone 7 for free.

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'We Don't Need White People Leading the Democratic Party'

If you are a Bernie Sanders supporter you owe it to yourself to see him on his new book tour for Our Revolution . By failing to speak to those people, Sanders believes Democrats lost the race. But it is not good enough for somebody to say, Hey I'm a Latina vote for me. SYMONE SANDERS: I think it's a little of both. I think he won women who did not go to college by 20 points.

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Tesla's solar roof will 'cost less than a normal roof'

Tesla is buying SolarCity stock after it fell about 60% from where it was trading three years ago. Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla , said earlier this month that SolarCity would add an extra $1 billion in revenue for Tesla , despite being loss making up until now.

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Reddit CEO Caught Secretly Editing User Comments, Chatlogs Leaked

THE CEO OF DOESN'T MISS A THING SITE Reddit has admitted that he has at times polished posts about himself when he didn't like the tone that the authors had taken. When users began to blame Reddit's administration for this, Huffman answered by confessing that it was indeed him that did it in a post . It sparked a huge protest by users of the site, with moderators closing down parts of the site and led to the chief executive at the time, Ellen Pao , resigning.

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US Astronaut Becomes Oldest Woman in Space, Adds to List of Records

Whitson was the first woman to serve as commander of the space station - in 2007, nine years into its lifetime. Expedition 48-49 backup crew member Peggy Whitson of NASA poses for a photograph as the Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft is rolled out by train to the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Monday, July 4, 2016.

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Obama Pardons Final Turkey of His Presidency

Obama said the turkeys will live out the remainder of their natural lives at Virginia Tech. 'No way, I'm cutting this habit cold turkey, ' the president said. "Thanksgiving is also a reminder of our national strength - out of many, we are one". In the end, two 18 week-old birds emerged victorious from the Hawkeye State and were named by local schoolchildren: Tater , weighing in at 40 pounds, 2 ounces, and Tot , a healthy 39 pounds, 8 ounces.

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146 dead as rescuers complete Kanpur train crash search

Rail authorities ordered an investigation into what caused the derailment. Almost 200 were injured in the worst train accident in recent years which took place just a little after 0300 hrs yesterday. Not all of the victims have been identified yet, leaving relatives to search for missing family members at nearby hospitals and at the crash site. The crash is a stark reminder of how hard it will be for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fulfil his promise to transform the railways into a more ...

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Kanye West willingly went to hospital

Kanye West was brought to UCLA Medical Center for psychiatric evaluation. Kanye's personal doctor Dr Michael Farzam called emergency services following the incident on Monday, telling responders that the rapper, who he gave the alias "Jim Jones", was suffering "from temporary psychosis due to sleep deprivation and dehydration", according to TMZ .com.

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Cowboys, Redskins on roll to showdown

You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. Right now we've won nine games in a row, which is insane, especially in the NFL. Pro Football Hall of Famer Troy Aikman , the former Cowboys quarterback-turned-Fox NFL analyst, recently joined The Musers on KTCK-AM 1310 The Ticket to talk all things Dallas Cowboys.

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Brexit can be stopped if British people change their minds - Blair

Brexit was "like agreeing to a house swap without having seen the other house", the former Labour prime minister said, saying that while the referendum campaign was won by the leave side, even voters who chose Brexit would eventually "look at this in a practical way, not an ideological way".

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Sherlock season 4: New pictures reveal first look at Uncle Holmes

Fans also get a first look at the new villain Culverton Smith, played by the legendary Toby Jones . Simply click through the gallery below to check out all the new Sherlock images . Are you excited about the new episodes? Smith is a character in "The Adventure of the Dying Detective " based on Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes ".

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Samsung Details Android 7.0 Nougat for Galaxy S7/S7 edge

Samsung devices were running on Android Marshmallow Beta program until late January past year. Android 7.0 Nougat is the most recent Android versatile OS accessible in the market. In addition, Samsung has also offered a consumer guide for the beta version released for Android Nougat. The Galaxy S6 was spotted at GFXBench running on Android 7.0 Nougat, which proposes Samsung is in the last phases of testing the new working framework for the leader gadget of 2015.

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GPS PNT Enhances GOES-R Space Weather Mission

How it will save lives would be how much advanced it can predict the weather. "That also will mean more lives saved and better environmental intelligence". NOAA's innovative satellite series will guarantee improved forecasting for the United States up to 2036. The acronym stands for Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite.

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Bracing for Brexit, UK ramps up borrowing and cuts growth forecasts

Britain will need to borrow an extra £58.6bn because of Brexit, the Chancellor has revealed, the first time the Government has put a figure on leaving the EU. "Our net inward migration assumption is unchanged since March, but we would have increased it by about 80,000 a year in the absence of the referendum", said Chote.


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