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Sonos Founder John MacFarlane Passes Torch To Patrick Spence

Writing in the company's bog, MacFarlane said that the changes need to fight back were complete, now it's about acceleration and leading. Sonos has struggled over the previous year as it's faced increased competition from tech giants, like Google and Amazon, releasing their own versions of smart speakers - Google Home and Amazon Echo.

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The Deep Soviet Roots Of The Russian Election-Hacking Campaign

President-elect Donald Trump and his Cabinet picks are preparing to face public questioning over their business conflicts, their approach to Russian Federation and other issues during a crucial week that will including a slew of confirmation hearings and Trump's first news conference in almost three months.

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Updated Jaguar F-Type is the ideal GoPro accessory

And it looks set to kick-start 2017 with the arrival of the updated Jaguar F-Type sports vehicle, including a limited edition 400 Sport version. We saw it this time previous year when Jag introduced the F-Type British Design Edition, a special edition variant that benefitted from the automaker's Sport Design Pack, hence the addition of a gloss-black front splitter, body-colored side sill extensions, body-colored rear venturi, and a fixed rear spoiler for the coupe version of the vehicle.

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British racecourse that hosts King George VI Chase may close

Jockey Club senior steward Roger Weatherby said it acted "for the long-term good of British racing". During that time, a new all-weather course will be built at Newmarket, and Sandown will be upgraded and renovated. But it will result in a very different race - with Kempton a much flatter, faster track. "The King George isn't the same race at Sandown and running the Christmas Hurdle there is a waste of space.

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New Windows 10 privacy dashboard gives you more control over data

These settings are being reduced to two options-basic and full-and Microsoft says that it is further reducing the amount of data collected by the basic setting. Once there, you can click on the Privacy tab and check out various historical information that's saved whenever you're logged into Windows 10 and have certain settings turned on.

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Holiday sales disappoint at Ascena Retail Group

At the movement stock is under coverage by number of analysts. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. Strong Sell rating was given by 1 brokerage firms. These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for ASNA to be -400%. Ascena Retail Group Inc . warned that fiscal second-quarter losses would be wider than expected, as disappointing holiday traffic led to increased promotional activity.

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Fiat Chrysler ups the ante as automakers respond to Trump

Fiat Chrysler will be focusing more on manufacturing trucks and sport utility vehicles in those plants, according to Marchionne. Trump had criticized companies for manufacturing outside the US, and had promised during his campaign to bring them back in to add jobs to the economy.

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Trump allegations: what's happening and what are the claims?

A spokesman for Russia President Vladimir Putin has denied unverified reports that the Kremlin has collected compromising personal and financial information on US President-elect Donald Trump . The declassified USA intel report contained largely open-source information to show that Russian state media followed a pro-Trump line and said there was "high confidence" in intelligence from multiple sources that Putin ordered the campaign to tilt the vote, without revealing those sources.

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The Gambia: Buhari heeds Jammeh's request, postpones ECOWAS mission visit

The court hired four foreign judges from Nigeria and Sierra Leone to hear the appeal. Buhari was to visit Banjul on Wednesday with Liberian counterpart Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Ghana's former president John Dramani Mahama to press Jammeh to abide by the result of a December 1 election and step down.

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Trump hits out at 'witch hunt' over claims of Russian intelligence dossier

Russian officials reportedly offered Trump the opportunity to partner in real-estate development deals, which he did not participate in. They come from a dossier, which is a collection of memos (some dating back to June 2016) compiled by a former British intelligence officer.

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Finally, There Are No More Android 2.2 Froyo Devices In The Wild

This doesn't mean it's 100% dead, as Google reminds us that they simply remove any versions with less than 0.1% distribution for that particular time frame. Google might be trying to rush up in demising the old Android versions, as previous year in November the company pointed in raising the minimum requirement for Android version support, which does not feature Android v2.3 OS (Gingerbread) and Android v3.0 OS (Honeycomb).

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Details of Nexus 6 Bootloader Flaw Emerge

This is because the modem diagnostics interface could allow the hacker to access the modem. The security researchers have taken measures according to which they have quietly patched the modem and blocked any such hacking attempts. This means that the device will no longer be able to get booted up into that boot mode, so the hacks and attacks should not be able to happen any longer.

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Giant Telescope Joins Breakthrough Hunt For Planets At Alpha Centauri

This agreement comes just months after the publication of a paper in Nature announcing the discovery of a planet approximately 1.3 times as massive as Earth orbiting Proxima Centauri, a red dwarf and the closest of the system's three stars to the Sun.

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How To Watch President Obama's Farewell Speech

He also decried the "selective sorting of facts" he said members of the other party have embraced. Keep reading to find why the First Daughter had to take a pass on attending her father's historic speech. In closing his speech, Mr Obama said it had been the honour of his life to serve Americans and he would not stop. "We should reject "the first dawning of every attempt to alienate any portion of our country from the rest or to enfeeble the sacred ties" that make us one", Obama said.

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New Windows 10 privacy controls: Just a little snooping

If you are already using Windows 10, we will use notifications to prompt you to choose your privacy settings . Microsoft is introducing a new online privacy dashboard which will allow users to manage the information they have shared with the Redmond giant.

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The Ghazi Attack trailer: India's 'first war-at-sea' film is here

It is said that the Pakistani submarine was on a mission to destroy INS Vikrant and conquer the Visakhapatnam port on the eastern coast of India in 1971. The India-Pakistan war that you did not know about. It is based on the real life incidents during the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation war, which led to disappearance of the Pakistani submarine, PNS Ghazi under mysterious circumstances.

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Microsoft to launch new data control privacy dashboard

One of the features up for testing with the release of Windows 10 Build 15002 is the ability to defer updates to the operating system for up to 35 days. It takes "just a few clicks " to complete the virtual machine setup. "For apps that support these commands, we will now bubble up suggested commands as you type the app name in Cortana ".

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Beyoncé Interviewed Solange For Interview Magazine & It's wonderful!

It sees Solange going deeper into the influences for her album - particularly her familial influences - than she might with any other interviewer. "I used to write and record a lot in Miami during that time, when there was a real estate boom in America , and developers were developing all of this new property".

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Fitbit acquires smartwatch maker Vector Watch

One notable difference from the Pebble deal is that warranties and technical support for Vector wearables won't be cut off. What it could mean for Fitbit, this being the second acquisition of a low-power smartwatch know-how, is that the company would most probably be developing its next product to have a good battery backup.

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World Bank expecting a rebound by global economy

Growth is forecast to further slow down to 1.4 percent in 2018, according to the Global Economic Prospects, a report published bi-annually by the world's leading lending agency. In the case of Latin America and the Caribbean, for instance, after two consecutive recession years, the bank is forecasting a 1.2% growth. "More expansionary US fiscal policies could lead to stronger growth in the United States and overseas.

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West Virginia blows out No. 1 Baylor

The Baylor men's basketball team was thrilled when it learned it's ranked No. 1 for the first time in school history. How Baylor handled West Virginia's press was always going to be the determining factor in this matchup between the two teams most likely to challenge Kansas for the Big 12 crown.

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Crude Oil and Natural Gas: Analyzing Implied Volatilities

She said the market expects the Energy Department to conduct a number of sales over the next few years following a "test" release from the SPR back in 2014 (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/oil-sale-from-spr-raises-questions-of-timing-politics-2014-03-14), which was made to help it assess the need for any updates to the infrastructure of the reserve, which now holds 695.1 million barrels of crude oil.

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Sneaky asteroid spotted whizzing between Earth and moon

Slooh Astronomer Eric Edelman said in a video that this asteroid is following an elliptical orbit versus the usual circular orbit, and crosses through the orbits of both Venus and Earth. With the fine tuning of telescopes and building of more powerful means to scan the cosmos, we are increasingly getting aware that an asteroid strike may not be so rare an incident as once assumed.

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Florida shooting: US Army veteran Esteban Santiago fronts court

Relatives of the man who police say opened fire at a Florida airport report he had a history of mental health problems and was receiving psychological treatment at his home in Alaska. Five people were killed and eight wounded in the attack, while some three dozen were taken to local hospitals with bruises or broken bones suffered in the chaos as passengers fled.

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Sun Prairie educator finalist for National Teacher of the Year

The victor will be announced in early spring. A state education department press release says Chaffee, a Dorchester resident, has sought to grow as an educator while remaining in the classroom, and her responsibilities include mentoring student teachers; serving as humanities department chair; coordinating a weekly, student-led, all-school assembly; and coordinating Codman Academy's partnership with the Huntington Theatre Company.

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Apple may start assembling products in the US

In a move that may somewhat appease President-elect Donald Trump - who has criticized Apple for outsourcing iPhone manufacturing to China - the company is reportedly planning to consolidate production of servers that populate its data centers around the world in Mesa, Arizona.

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Global Warming Linked to Toxic Shellfish

Because El Nino typically has a duration measured in months, while the Pacific Decadal Oscillation can last up to 30 years, researchers needed decades of ocean temperature data to compare with toxin analysis to make a confident determination.

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) Upgraded to Outperform by Wedbush

Company shares were Upgraded by Wedbush on Jan 6, 2017 to " Outperform", Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 70 from a previous price target of $65.Shares were Reiterated by Needham on Nov 8, 2016 to "Buy" and Lowered the Price Target to $ 65 from a previous price target of $68.

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Stock Showing Surging Activity: Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS)

OAS has been the subject of several other reports. Finally, KLR Group set a $18.00 target price on Oasis Petroleum and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 19th. They expect $-0.12 earnings per share, down 340.00% or $0.17 from last year's $0.05 per share. The original version of this news story can be read at http://www.mareainformativa.com/williams-capital-downgrades-oasis-petroleum-inc-oas-to-hold/82539/.

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It's Time to Stop Shortchanging Endangered Species

The chubby bee with a rusty patch on its back once thrived in 28 states across the Upper Midwest and East Coast as well as large parts of Canada. Twenty years ago the bee was abundant in 28 states, according to the U.S. "Listing the bee as endangered will help us mobilize partners and focus resources on finding ways right now to stop the decline", said Tom Melius, Midwest regional director for the agency.

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Trump Cabinet Hearings: Huge Battle Looms In Senate This Week

Bush's Cabinet. "But he won the election". "So all of these little procedural complaints are related to their frustration in having not only lost the White House but having lost the Senate", McConnell added. In addition to Sessions and Kelly, at least six other Trump Cabinet nominees face confirmation hearings this week. James Mattis (Department of Defense) and Ben Carson (Department of Housing and Urban Development) will also have hearings later this week.

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California Public Employees Retirement System Has $725562000 Stake in Amazon.com, Inc

Robert W. Baird restated an "outperform" rating and set a $850.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Sunday. Canaccord Genuity restated a "buy" rating and set a $900.00 price target (up from $825.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Monday, October 24th.

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Dakar Rally seventh stage shortened due to rain

Peterhansel and Loeb now have two stage wins each from this year's rally, Mr. Dakar still leads the overall standings but nothing is stopping Loeb from clinching this year's victory. India's CS Santosh had a pretty successful Stage 7, as he managed to rise from 70th to 67th in the overall classification towards the end. Joey Evans was 105th on the stage, and was 102nd in the rankings, more than 13 hours behind fellow KTM rider Sam Sunderland of Great Britain, who held the overall lead.

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For Honor's closed beta is coming at the end of January

Said rewards will be unique to the closed beta. The beta will kick off on January 26, running through January 29 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. For Honor offers an engaging campaign and thrilling multiplayer. The event will track all multiplayer activities across Xbox One, PS4 and PC, with rewards carrying across to the full game.

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China May Never Get Pokemon Go

Note that Professor Willow hands out players' first ball at the beginning of the game. There is speculation among fans that new Pokemon will launch in clusters and will be treated as mini-events by Niantic going forward. The Daily Beast reports that because the game's developer, Niantic Inc., a former internal Google startup, collects a vast amount of information from its users, some are calling its database of personal data "a hacker's dream".


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