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Project Scorpio in playable state, games 'play great'

This means that developers creating games to run on Project Scorpio should be making their games available on Xbox One and lower-end PCs - which is something that was confirmed previously. The new GPU will also feature delta colour compression, which indicates that the architecture in use could be AMD's Polaris or newer as it is a relatively recent addition to AMD's feature set.

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QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Faces Notable Headwinds From Legal Issues

Per the business agreement between the two companies, Apple was required to pay a certain percentage of each iPhone sale to Qualcomm as patent royalty. While Apple uses its homegrown processors to power the iPhone, it relies on modem chips from Qualcomm , especially in the US, where rivals don't support technologies used by Sprint and Verizon.

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Trump picks Indian-American Ajit Pai as FCC Head

AT&T Senior Executive VP Bob Quinn concurred , saying that "No one is more prepared to reframe the agency to address the needs of this rapidly changing marketplace". For example, throttling powers would allow providers to throttle Bit Torrent to within an inch of its life, great for the Motion Picture Industry of America, but awful for BitTorrent, a company that is finding new, legal ways to use the protocol for good.

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Amazon's Alexa has been asked this question 250000 times

That is going to leave many competitors behind like Samsung and its forthcoming Galaxy S8. Amazon's Alexa assistant is possible to considered by LG in the G6, behind Huawei's Mate 9 for the US. Considering numerous leading flagships now have virtual assistants built-in, working with Google is a good way for LG to keep up with the competition without straining itself to create a system of its own.

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Trump urged not to treat Taiwan as bargaining chip

Both "history and reality" prove good relations between China and the United States were positive for the Asia-Pacific region, she said. "I think the USA is going to make sure that we protect our interests there", White House spokesman Sean Spicer told a news briefing on Monday.

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As Trump strikes nationalistic tone, China says ready to assume world leadership

China must strengthen its nuclear arsenal to "force the US to respect it" in response to the stance of new US President Donald Trump, a leading newspaper said Tuesday (Jan 24). Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan also have claims in the waters. Asked whether China would permit USA military vessels to pass through the SCS, she said, "this is not a new question".

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First image of LG's G6 reportedly leaked

The curves in the smartphone's metal chassis and the arrangement of its sensors are nothing new, though it is worth noting that the screen-to-bezel ratio of more than 90 percent for the LG G6 made possible with its minimal top bezel is impressive.

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Indiana Lawmaker Apologizes for "Fat Women" Meme

After Sandlin removed the posts from his page , he issued apologies - which he then removed, as well. He could not be immediately reached by the Daily News. "I've apologized to the people who saw it, and would never put anything like that on my page". "There's always an outside chance that I could have hit something".

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Trump Criticizes Media's Inauguration Crowd Estimate

And Sean Spicer, our press secretary, gave alternative facts to that'. Look, alternative facts are not facts. A White House spokesman says Donald Trump will announce a nominee in the next couple of weeks to fill a vacancy on the US Supreme Court .

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LEGO Worlds Will Be Released On Nintendo Switch Soon

Explore and Discover the Surprises within LEGO Worlds • Uncover hidden treasures in environments that range from the fun to the fantastical. For anyone who doesn't know what Lego Worlds is, it is essentially a lego version of Minecraft .

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Here's Why Qualcomm (QCOM) is Tumbling Today

The company is expected to release $1.18 EPS for current quarter according to 21 analysts whereas the company reported $0.97 EPS during same quarter a year ago. CLSA doesn't expect Qualcomm to escape from this scandal unscathed and has therefore slashed the company's price target from $80 to $60. In other news, President Derek K.

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Highlights: New England Patriots too hot for Pittsburgh Steelers

So if you had any doubt that the NFL is a quarterback-driven league - now more than ever - these four offer compelling proof. "Three seems to be the prevailing number for them in Super Bowls", Esposito said. Remember Deflategate? A Super Bowl triumph should do it. "I do think the Falcons are a better team than the Packers". To listen to the segment, in which Francesa also discusses the Falcons' win over the Packers in the NFC title game, click on the audio player above.

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SpaceX Targets Jan. 30 for 1st Launch from Historic NASA Pad

The aerospace company then planned Falcon Heavy rockets set to start launches this year and is considered as the most powerful rockets. The KSC launch follows SpaceX Falcon 9's successful launch on January 14 which took place at the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

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Light 'sonic boom' filmed in a single shot for first time

An object when moving pushes away the air in front of it creating pressure waves that move at the speed of sound waves in all the directions. The sonic booms appear in a cone-shaped pattern known as "Mach cones", which are present at the back of the supersonic objects.

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Worth Watching Stocks: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO), HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)

For the next 5 years, The Coca-Cola Company is expecting Growth of 1.99% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 0.6% per annum. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 2.2%. Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at -8.00% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 1.99% in coming 5 years.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 investigation finds two battery issues caused overheating

These could sometimes get squished in one corner, causing them to bend and potentially get close enough to each other to produce a short circuit. Going forward, the company will institute new battery safety measures , including what it described as an " 8-point battery safety check ".

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Honor Looking for Fans to Review the Honor 6X

The device features a combination of a 12-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor. The Honor DUK-TL30 will run Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box with EUMI 5.0. The circular fingerprint scanner is also positioned at the back, similar to the positioning on the Honor 8 . Underneath, a non-removable 3340mAH battery keeps things running which also supports quick charging.

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Here's How Snapchat Is Cracking Down on Fake News

Additionally, "publishers are not permitted to impersonate or claim to be another person or entity, create a false presence for an organization, or otherwise use the content in a manner that does or is meant to mislead, confuse or deceive others", the company told Inc .

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Melania Trump and Michelle Obama's Awkward Exchange: The Best Memes

The only problem is the account's horribly low resolution header image, which is an embarrassment to this great nation. On Friday, as Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president, people began to notice web pages disappearing from the official White House website , whitehouse.gov, including pages about climate change, health care, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, issues.

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Apple suit: Qualcomm overcharged 'billions'

Apple is suing Qualcomm for $1bn over claims it has deliberately overcharged royalty payments and withheld payments to Apple in retaliation for Apple answering questions relating to anti-trust actions Qualcomm . Though much of the higher price is associated with the larger display - not Qualcomm's chip - Qualcomm would collect the same royalty percentage and therefore a larger dollar amount, according to terms outlined in the suit.

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Chan Zuckerberg Initiative acquires Meta, promises free AI search tool for scientists

Meta , which uses AI neural networks - computing systems loosely modelled on the human brain that are fed vast amounts of data until they become autonomous - to find, assess, and connect millions of peer-reviewed articles, will itself stand to receive a boost from its new parent company.

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Crowd fills Victoria's Centennial Square for Women's March rally

By comparison, 193,000 trips had been taken by the same time on Friday ahead of the inauguration. We the people came to peacefully assemble and exercise our right to free speech. Several " Stronger Together " posters from the Clinton campaign were spotted as well. By the time she woke up the next morning, over 10,000 people had expressed their desire to attend the rally.

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Square Enix's I am Setsuna joins the Nintendo Switch launch line-up

The latest game to join the line-up is Square Enix's I am Setsuna . I Am Setsuna delivers an emotional and unforgettable story of bravery and sacrifice, along with lovely art design and character development. The studio revisits the ethos and practices used to develop for the 16-bit era and aims to re-introduce the classic JRPG style to current hardware, mixing the spirit of the past with technologies of today.

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Students plan to brew beer on the moon

However, in what can safely be classified as an act of ultimate one-upmanship, a team of engineering students at the University of California, San Diego, now have their sights set on being the first to brew a fresh batch of beer on the (certainly dusty) surface of the moon.

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Fossil of giant wolf-sized otter discovered in China

A CT scan was needed on the skull, that had been flattened during fossilisation. While this extinct otter is twice the size of the modern otter, weighing 110 pounds (49.8kg), it's likely that it had similar habits to today's species, such as using its teeth to crack molluscs, according to researchers.

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Hoffa: Withdrawal From TPP The Right Choice For U.S. Trade Policy

The TPP , a giant and semi-secret 12-member free-trade agreement advocated by the Obama administration, aimed to deepen economic ties between the US and 11 other Pacific Rim nations, cut taxes and foster trade to boost economic growth in the process.

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Now, Scientists Develop a 'Vaccine' to Tackle Fake News

Researchers noted that readers are exposed to misinformation every day, and they intend to help companies to give up fake facts. Medically speaking, people are vaccinated against a virus by introducing a dead or weakened version of it to the body.

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Jet lag can adversely affect Major League Baseball players

Researchers say they've documented an unseen drag on major league baseball players that can wipe out home field advantage, make pitchers give up more home runs, and take some punch out of a team's bats. They play 162 games in the regular season, and half of them are on the road in cities from coast to coast. "Certainly baseball teams should be more mindful of it".

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Performance history: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated's (UNH)

The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,175 shares of UNH which is valued at $2,866,925. National Pension Service now owns 583,377 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $81,673,000 after buying an additional 46,613 shares during the last quarter.

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Stock's Earning Overview: Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 1,296 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $102,000 after buying an additional 774 shares in the last quarter. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 13th. This represents a $1.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.65%.

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President Trump declares U.S. withdrawal from TPP trade pact

The president is planning trade-focused executive action. Trump has promised a new trade relationship with the world focusing on American interests, but MacNaughton said he doesn't think he has Canada in his sights. Speaking amid a meeting with members of his cabinet and high-profile CEOs, Donald Trump said he wants to slash corporate taxes to between 15 and 25 per cent - down from the current level of 35 per cent - in an attempt to stimulate more investment.

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IOS 11 Tipped to Bring Group FaceTime Video Calling

An Apple tipster, earlier this month tipped of Apple to roll out iOS 10.3 with rumoured Theater Mode, later in January. This new iOS 11 leaks will go well with all of the iPhone users. However, it has been reported that Apple is finally ready to give the FaceTime the update it needs and that it will finally be getting a group chat when the new iOS 11 arrives.

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Donald Trump Lies About The Number Of People At His Inauguration

Based on images, Altenburg and Still estimated that there were approximately 160,000 people in attendance at Trump's inauguration and at least 470,000 people who marched on Saturday. By contrast, attendees at the Women's March appear to almost fill the entire area save for some emptier spaces toward the back of the Mall. Trump was the first presidential nominee from either major USA political party in almost 40 years to refuse to release his tax returns during the campaign.

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Star Wars Rogue One Is Killing It at the Box Office

This does make sense given the fact that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been in at the box office for awhile now. As a matter of fact, Disney dominated 2016 with half of its films being in the top 10 in highest-grossing US films for 2016.

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All new Chromebooks will get Android app support

Kan Liu, Google's senior director of product management, told Business Insider at the time that more "larger-screen, productivity-focused, Android-type devices" would be announced by the Mobile World Congress show in February, so it's likely that similar notebooks will arrive soon.


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