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Galaxy S8 Will Likely Ditch Headphone Jack

Samsung has been mostly mum about the issue since it announced in October that it was suspending production of the popular phablet (more than a month after the first cases were reported ), but all the while Instrumental has been researching the battery boondoggle behind the scenes.

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Samsung Galaxy S8, LG G6 Both Set For February 26 Release?

The company has already released a Japan-exclusive V34 water-resistant smartphone (a V20 offspring), so there is that, too. We've heard word before that the LG G6 will not include the innovative modular "Friends" design the company launched with the LG G5 this year, but a new leak seems to have explained why.

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Caesarean births may be 'affecting human evolution'

According to The Times, a group of biologists was studying why women have such hard births in comparison to females of other species. Caesarean sections could be responsible for an increase of bigger babies that need the surgery because they do not fit their mother's pelvis to be given birth naturally .

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US attorneys argue Aetna-Humana deal violates antitrust law: Trial

The Justice Department sued Humana and Aetna in July, the same day it filed a complaint seeking to halt Anthem Inc.'s $48 billion acquisition of Cigna Corp. The U.S. argues that Aetna's withdrawal was aimed at undermining the government's case and said that nothing prevents Aetna from re-entering those markets after sitting out a year.

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Bad Blood: Clinton, Trump Campaign Spokeswomen Duke It Out at Forum

Not the McCain feud, the Megyn Kelly fight, the criticism of Judge Curiel (House Speaker Paul Ryan called Trump's remarks "the textbook definition of racist comments"), the feud with the Khan family or even the Access Hollywood video where Trump talked about groping and kissing women.

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College football pairs Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson

Earlier this year, Tuberville received a two-year extension through 2019 but his stock fell quickly as the season went into disarray. Alabama, Clemson , Ohio State and Washington make up the four-team field of the third installment of the College Football Playoff , leaving out Big Ten champ Penn State and No.

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Samsung might split itself in two, continuing recent restructuring efforts

The stock rose 1.6 percent, leaving it up 33 percent this year. Following the suggestion plenty of investors come out to express backing for Elliott's thoughts not just in private meetings but also in public. Critics argue that the current structure makes it hard to value Samsung since its assets are spread across various sister companies and affiliates. Artisan isn't the only shareholder that is coming out publicly in support of Elliott.

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Amazon Grocery Store Opens in Seattle: No Lines, No Cashiers, No Hassle

That's what Amazon Go customers will experience soon , Amazon announced in a trailer Monday. Amazon Go automatically charges their account and sends a receipt to their phone. Amazon said the store will be open to the public in 2017, presumably once they are comfortable the invisible check outs actually work. To start, shopping privileges are limited to employees as Amazon tests the concept in action.

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Meizu M5 Note Officially Lunched in China

The Meizu M5 Note is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts. Meizu have unveiled their latest smartphone, the Meizu M5 Note and the handset comes with a 5.5 inch display that has a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The company also mentioned that the signal strength on the Meizu M5 Note is twice as strong (2dB) compared to the Meizu M3 Note. The smartphone will ship with the company's new Flyme OS 6.0 out of the box, which is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

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Researchers Confident Mysterious Pair Of Mummified Knees Belonged To Queen Nefertari

Not much is known about her life prior to her becoming a queen but it's likely she belonged to a noble family, though not part of the royal family. And they conclude that "the most likely scenario is that the mummified knees truly belong to Queen Nefertari".

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WORLD WIDE WEB Netflix Lets Users Download Videos for Offline Viewing

We'll get to more details on how much space Netflix downloads use later in this article. Video downloads will be provided at no added cost within the service's existing monthly subscription fees. So to all the straphangers, frequent flyers and sufferers of wandering Wi-Fi, here's everything you need to know to get started. "The downloads can only be viewed within the Netflix mobile app; they aren't like videos you download from the internet and store to your device".

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Automata Release Date Confirmed, Special Edition Detailed — NieR

The free game demo will be coming soon to PlayStation Network. During the PlayStation Experience 2017, it's been confirmed that Nier Automata , the action role playing game developed by Square Enix in collaboration with Platinum Games, will release in North America and Europe on PlayStation 4 in early March.

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Westworld: Episode 10, discover the hidden scene of the season finale!

Along the way though, William ended up doing some pretty disgusting things as he turned into the Man in Black, including setting his future brother in-law, Logan (Ben Barnes), off into the Westworld wilderness while strapped, naked, to a horse.

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WESTWORLD Won't Be Back Until 2018

I think part of it is we've looked at the hosts trying to become aware of the reality of their situation and who they are. So what do you want to see when the gates finally reopen to Westworld? . All he ever wanted was to engage a robot that wasn't governed by Isaac Isamov's killjoy rules of not harming humans. In episode 9, "The Well-Tempered Clavier", William and Dolores are once again at the mercy of Logan, who seems intent on shocking his soon-to-be brother-in-law out of love with ...

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How Alec Baldwin is really getting under Donald Trump's skin

Baldwin's Trump retweets a 16-year-old high school student from California named Seth, something he actually did, while musing that "Seth seems so cool". Ha'. Then, taking a jab at Trump's campaign promises, the fictitious Trump says, "And next I'm going to do what I promised my whole campaign. It also says he loves the Anaheim Ducks ".

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Veterans begin to assemble near Dakota Access protest camp

Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that it would not be granting an easement under Lake Oahe for the Dakota Access pipeline to cross the Missouri River a half mile upstream of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe reservation. But that decision runs headlong into the pledge from Trump to greenlight new energy infrastructure. First, the new environmental review will nearly certainly continue into the Trump Administration, posing the question of what President Trump might do.

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Amazon to open grab and go grocery store with no checkout lines

They're testing their first store right now with their employees, and they're going to open the first one for the public in Seattle sometime early next year. The upcoming Amazon Go store is spread across a vast expanse of 1,800 square foot area and now open for the company's employees as part of the ongoing beta program.

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PaRappa The Rapper, Loco Roco & Patapon Remasters Are Coming To PS4

It also means that we will be getting a PS4, but it is Christmas, so perhaps someone will get one for us. Did you know it is the game's 20th anniversary today? The free demo gives players a glimpse of how the game has been upgraded since its original release on PS1 or its re-release on PSP.

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Apple Watch sales plunge as Fitbit continues to rule wearables market

It's also possible that many didn't see the Apple Watch Series 2 as enough of an upgrade - the device keeps the same design and really only adds Global Positioning System and waterproofing as far as new features go. The other top 5 wearable companies, Fitbit, Xiaomi , Garmin, and Samsung , all saw annual gains. In October we covered IDC's report on smartwatches which had Apple at number one .

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Palin blasts Trump for Carrier deal

Trump turned the company into a political punch-bag during his campaign, claiming that he would stop the outsourcing and loss of jobs if he is elected president. Carrier will receive $7 million in tax credits from in over the next 10 years. Bernie Sanders saying in a Washington Post op-ed that it "signaled to every corporation in America that they can threaten to offshore jobs in exchange for business-friendly tax benefits and incentives ".

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Amazon testing cashier-free retail store

Amazon would charge them after they leave the store. You use your phone's app to tap in using a QR code on screen as you enter the shop, it then updates as you pick up items, thanks to sensors. Amazon has unveiled a new kind of retail store, where customers can fill their shopping carts and simply walk straight out the door without stopping at a register.

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Amazon's futuristic grocery store uses AI to eliminate cashiers and checkout lines

Amazon said the technologies for the Amazon Go store is the same as those used in self-driving cars. The store is located at 2131 7th Ave, Seattle, WA , on the corner of 7th Avenue and Blanchard Street. Amazon said the store will be open to the public in 2017, presumably once they are comfortable the invisible check outs actually work. Interested users may sign up here for email updates and get notified when the store launches.

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Positives/Negatives To Take Away From Saints' Loss To Lions

On the ensuing possession, the Saints forced the Lions into a critical third and long play, but subsequently gave up a 66 yard touchdown pass as Matthew Stafford connected with Golden Tate on a busted coverage that sealed the win for the (8-4) Lions.

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Trump Acknowledges, Disavows White Nationalist Alt-Right Movement

Nazi salute. At that same conference, the leader of the National Policy Institute enthusiastically saluted president-elect Trump and yelled, "Heil Trump!" " Hail Trump , hail our people, hail victory!" shouted Spencer . This was seen in a video excerpt posted online by the magazine The Atlantic . So basically racist, xenophobic, misogynistic, Islamophobic anti-Semites with suits and computer skills.

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Transformers: The Last Knight Trailer Hints At Unicron

That Transformers mythology also ties into our own human mythology, which is where King Arthur and his knights come in. As it stands, it looks like when the studio is done forking out millions to rid us of those pesky Decepticons, the focus will adjust onto the blockbuster's main attraction - Bumblebee.

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Gang Crashes Car into Palo Alto Apple Store, Ransack Store

Detectives were also looking into a possible connection between this incident and other recent burglaries of Apple stores throughout the Bay Area but have yet to link the four arrested with other cases. The police noted, none of these suspects were related to previous accounts of thefts on Apple Store. The store is now boarded up but an Apple spokesman said the shop would be open later today.

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Irish secondary school pupils ranked fifth at reading in global study

Scotland's reading score also fell so it is now similar to the OECD average, having been above average in both the 2009 and 2012 surveys. Average science literacy and mathematics literacy scores were higher for the four China provinces than for the US, but average reading literacy scores for the four China provinces and the USA were not measurably different.

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STI risk linked to pubic hair grooming

More research is needed to determine what role, if any, hair grooming plays in STIs. On the contrary, an emerging research published online in the journal of Sexually Transmitted Infections reveals otherwise. Beyond this, intensity and frequency appeared to play a part. And the more frequent and extreme the grooming, the greater the risk. The survey found those with the most extreme habits were three to four times more likely to contract an STI, particularly infections from skin to ...

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Shinzo Abe to become first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor

More than 2,400 servicemembers were killed in the Pearl Harbor attack, which also resulting in the sinking of four battleships, damaged a dozen other ships, and destroyed almost 200 aircraft. The White House confirmed that Obama will meet with Abe in a statement. The visit also coincides with his final summit with outgoing US President Obama.

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Trump not saying how he'll view Dakota Access

That stretch is the only section of the line that has not been completed. "When it comes to infrastructure development in Indian Country and with respect to treaty lands, we must strive to work together to reach decisions that reflect the multifaceted considerations of tribes", he said .

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Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin recovering well after Antarctic evacuation

He's kept himself busy reading and Tweeting, including keeping up with Kim Kardashian. The 86-year-old adventurer, who was the second man to walk on the moon, released details on Sunday of his dramatic medical evacuation from Antarctica. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin shares that although his trip to the South Pole was cut short, he was thankful that he was still able to experience what it would feel like to live on Mars (Antarctic conditions are said to be similar to those of Mars).

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Google Nexus 7 2016 Might Back Out This Year

A person tries a new Google Pixel phone at the Google pop-up shop in the SoHo neighborhood on October 20, 2016 in New York City. If you're new to Android or you just want to be safe with new software , these should come in handy. This is thanks to more manufacturers sending out Nougat updates to their various updates such as Moto and LG. First, Google Pixel is lighter, weighing only 168 grams compared with the iPhone 6S's 192 grams.

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The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show airs Monday at 10 p.m. EST on CBS . The blinged out bra was designed by Eddie Borgo and costs $3 million. Jasmine Tookes received the honor of wearing the 2016 million-dollar bra. Still, there's nothing like seeing the real thing for yourself so we've rounded up all the pertinent details you need to know in anticipation of the annual television special.

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Australia's Origin Energy to spin off some assets in IPO, cut debt

The company and its advisers UBS and Macquarie would have an internal reserve price they would be working toward for the oil and gas business but Calabria was not willing to disclose that on Tuesday. The assets will be listed in Australia and include oil and gas fields there and in New Zealand. Origin won't keep a stake in the spun-off company, dubbed NewCo.

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Leftovers 'Moana,' 'Fantastic Beasts' rule box office again

BH Tilt makes low-cost scary movies targeted to die-hard horror fans, so the company saves money on marketing and distribution. " Incarnate " used digital advertising to try to better reach younger horror fans, and debuted on 1,700 screens, substantially fewer theaters than most studio movies unfurl across.


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