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Bruno Mars to perform at the Grammys

His tour in support of the collection kicks off July 15 in Las Vegas. Mars released his third album, " 24K Magic ", in November. Neil Portnow - the President of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, which organises the prestigious awards show, was full of excuses about what caused her bad luck.

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Old Trafford: Man Utd announce plans for more spaces for disabled fans

According to The Daily Mail , United are "seriously considering" expanding Old Trafford to 88,000. As can be seen in these plans, the project will see a new "disabled seating curve" installed behind the goal in the East Stand that will also spill over into the bottom tiers of the South (Sir Bobby Charlton) and North (Sir Alex Ferguson) Stands...

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Badlands National Park goes rogue with climate-change tweets

The official account retweeted widely-circulated photos of crowds, comparing President Barack Obama's inauguration to Trump's . Days after the National Park Service was made to apologize for perceived anti-Donald Trump Twitter usage, one of its prominent parks had messages about climate change deleted.

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Facebook's Trending updates deemphasize personalization and leverage publishers

Since the feature became a subject for criticism last spring, the company has been working hard to change it, thereby, preventing fake news from trending. Facebook said headlines will be automatically selected based on factors such as the engagement around a specific article on Facebook , interactions with the publisher as a whole and whether other stories link to the article, which should help ensure the article is reliable.

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Liguori Stepping Down as CEO of Tribune Media

Liguori, who shed Tribune's newspaper assets and doubled down on its cable network and TV stations during his four years at the helm, will leave in March, after the company's 2016 fourth quarter and full-year earnings report. The company's publicly traded stock has slumped during Liguori's tenure. Shares of Tribune Media , nominally based in Chicago though Liguori spends much of his time in Los Angeles, were up 0.7% to $29.17 on Wednesday morning, though the stock remains down almost 25% over ...

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SAP Raises Outlook As Q4 Profit Climbs

It now expects cloud subscriptions and support revenue of between €3.8 billion and €4.0 billion this year, for a growth rate of up to 34 percent, and total revenue of between €23.2 billion and €23.6 billion, an increase on its previous forecast for the year.

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National Parks Are Tweeting Climate Science After Trump Gags EPA

The national park in South Dakota addressed issues such as carbon dioxide in the atmosphere and ocean acidity in the tweets . Hopefully, it's an intern who doesn't have a salary to lose during the inevitable termination. That same stance is largely reflected in the people he has nominated to lead government agencies, like the EPA , Interior Department , State Department , Energy Department , and Agriculture Department .

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United States listed as a 'flawed democracy,' according to report

Full democracies must score an average of 8 or higher. 'The US has been downgraded because of a further erosion of trust in government and elected officials. The rise of Trump as a candidate wasn't "the cause of the deterioration in trust but rather a effect of it", the report said . Norway earned the highest score on the Democracy Index, a near flawless 9.93.

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Resident Evil 7 First DLC Announced

The twenty-seventh entry, and the seventh numbered installment, in the " Resident Evil " series, "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard", is now out for the PlayStation 4 (and PlayStation VR), Xbox One, and Windows PC. And now the first Resident Evil 7 DLC release date has been confirmed. Extra Mode: Jack's 55th Birthday: Race against the clock and feed Jack tons of food in this comical extra game mode separate from the tapes and story of the main game.

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Google removed 1.7bn 'bad ads' from network in 2016

An additional 200 publishers were also permanently banned, Google said. The offending ads range from payday loan ads, which Google banned in July, to ads for illegal products like black market pharmaceuticals and gambling sites. Fake news was a small part of Google's focus on bad ads in 2016. Google admitted, however, that in 2016 it "saw a need" to step up its war against "misrepresentative content", with a new policy aimed at taking action at deceptive websites introduced in ...

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Night Shift is headed to the Mac to help you sleep better

Users will be able to set a schedule for the feature to activate, manually turn it on until sunrise, and adjust the color temperature of the screen when Night Shift is activated from the least warm to the warmest settings. Now, the feature is coming to the screens of your MacBooks and Macs. Download the MacOS Sierra Developer Beta Access Utility from the link below.

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Elon Musk Says He's Really Not Joking About Boring Tunnels

You start to fantasize about all sorts of things that could stop the agony, like teleportation or, in Elon Musk's case, building a tunnel that leads from the Los Angeles airport right to his SpaceX office. The idea might seem like a joke, but Musk ended his series of tweets with "I am actually going to do this". In classic Musk fashion, on Wednesday he teased the forthcoming announcement with just enough detail to make you ponder the possibilities.

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Espaillat statement on Trump's Executive Order reinstating global gag rule

Since the rule was first imposed in the 1980s, every Democratic President has rescinded the rule, and every Republican President has re-imposed it. Trump issued an executive memorandum January 23 reinstating the " Mexico City Policy", which bans all foreign nongovernmental organizations receiving USA funds from performing or promoting abortion as a method of family planning in other countries.

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Sumo: Kisenosato formally promoted as sumo's 72nd yokozuna

Sumo is the national sport of Japan, but it took a beating due to the lack of local talent. The last three wrestlers promoted to Yokozuna were Mongolian: Hakuho, Harumafuji and Kakuryu. He retired in 2003. Eight of the last nine yokozuna secured promotion by winning their preceding two tournaments. Kisenosato became a serious contender for promotion after winning the new year's contest in Tokyo with a record of 14 victories and just one defeat.

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Movements of Services Stock: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s (WBA)

Private Investors use the Average Brokerage Recommendation score to determine what the consensus is on a given stock. In other Walgreens Boots Alliance news, insider Stefano Pessina purchased 2,000,000 shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 4th.

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Agriculture department lifts gag order on scientists after public outcry

The Interior Department was recently ordered to shut down its Twitter accounts temporarily, after the National Park Service retweeted a number of posts that pointed out that crowds for Trump inauguration were smaller than for President Obama.

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Gamevice brings headphone jack to iPhone 7 … and superior gaming experience

The Gamevice controller was initially launched in 2015, for the iPhone 6s. Whether you opt for the iPhone or the iPad version, the new Gamevice controller has all the buttons you need to play iOS games - including two analog sticks, a d-pad, four action buttons, triggers and bumper buttons on the left and right shoulders, and a menu button.

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Software: Cisco to Acquire AppDynamics for $ 3.7 Billion

Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $37.00 price target on shares of Cisco Systems in a research note on Monday, October 17th. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/01/25/vetr-inc-downgrades-cisco-systems-inc-csco-to-hold.html.

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Final Fantasy 15's Carnival Event Has Begun, Here's Everything Its Update Includes

You will need to have downloaded either the free or paid version of the Holiday Pack DLC released in December. The free updates may also end up introducing some new bosses and events - features that the game can seemingly do without though it's unlikely players will complain if they are indeed added.

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Researchers expand DNA helix to forge entirely new stable organisms

Although they were able to incorporate this base pair into an E. coli bacterium, the semisynthetic organism thus created was incapable of keeping the pair in its code indefinitely as it divided. Over time, X and Y were dropped from the genome, severely limiting the ways the microbe could use the extra information contained in the modified DNA.

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Shock! Ford Mustang scores 2-star ANCAP rating

Euro NCAP expects to test the safety of this updated model when it is available on the European market. "There's strong consumer expectation that a new vehicle will be 5 stars and a sports auto is no different - safety should never be compromised", he said.

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HP recalls over 100000 more laptop batteries for fire hazard

Importantly, even if you checked your laptop in June and it passed the tests, you should now recheck your laptop battery with the new software tool from HP. Consumers should remove the recalled batteries from their laptops, and contact HP for a free replacement battery. The company on Tuesday recalled more than 100,000 laptop batteries due to possible overheating that can cause "fire and burn damage", according to a notice released on Tuesday by the Consumer Product Safety ...

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New Battlefield 1 DLC 'They Shall Not Pass' coming March 2017

This is an uphill battle towards the massive fortresses of Verdun. " They Shall Not Pass " also marks the debut of a new game mode , which melds together both Rush and Conquest into a single experience. Chamond gun tank, the most armed allied tank during World War 1. The French, faced with the pressing need to conquer the key bridges of the river Aisne, return to battlefields where poppies grow among scrap tanks from previous battles.

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Instagram Live Stories Will Be Available to Everyone Next Week

The video broadcasting feature of Instagram Stories is now rolling out worldwide, the Facebook-owned company announced on Tuesday. However, the interesting part with Instagram Live Stories is that the video will disappear once after you're done with shooting the video, whereas, on Facebook, we have an option to save the video onto our timeline.

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43 rare meteorites on Earth challenge solar system's current history

Those pieces in turn slammed into one another, creating more debris. Those meteorites that were made up 99 per cent of all space rocks started landed on our planet when the continents were clumped into a single mass called Gondwana. Among these were space rocks thought to come from Vesta, a bright protoplanet that is the second-largest object in the asteroid belt. Researchers, for the first time, have probed the meteors that came before the asteroid collision, revealing that their ...

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Razer Updates The BlackWidow Chroma Keyboard: New Ergonomics And Switch Choices

The Yellow, Orange and Green versions of the board will sell for $169.99 each. The Green model switch is also "clicky", so you'll hear an audible click in addition to the bump upon actuation whereas with the Orange model which requires a tad less actuation force you'll feel the bump but the keystroke will be silent.

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China: Ready To Work With Donald Trump

Hua said that China firmly preserves the freedom of navigation in the South China Sea , as well as peace and stability in the region. In a stern warning to China, the USA has vowed to "protect its interests" in the disputed South China Sea and defend global territories from being taken over by "one country", evoking an angry response from Beijing which claimed "indisputable sovereignty" over the region.

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Saturn's moon looks like 'Star Wars' Death Star

Tethys is one of the largest Saturn's moons with 1,060 km diameter. However, before NASA finishes off the Cassini mission, the spacecraft have beamed some stunning and not-to-be-missed images of Saturn and its moons, and among all those pictures, NASA shared the picture of Tethys for public access.

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Athletes' hotel in Japan to remove history-denying books before competition

Despite the call to cut ties with the group, "the company's policy not to withdraw the book remains unchanged", the Apa Group said in a statement issued on its website Tuesday. The state-owned Xinhua News Agency said the China National Tourism Administration urged travel agents and websites to remove listings and advertisements for APA, the Asahi Shimbun reports (Jan.

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Japan's military launches first communications satellite

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. launched the X-band Kirameki-2 satellite aboard the H-2A Launch Vehicle No.32 from the Tanegashima Space Centre in Kagoshima prefecture, Xinhua news agency reported.

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Google Creates Two New Chromebooks for Students

Google says the Acer Chromebook Spin 11 goes on sale this spring, though pricing remains a mystery. Other features include an 11.6-inch high-definition IPS display, either an Intel Celeron dual-core N3350 or a quad-core N3450 processor, depending on configuration, and up to 8GB of RAM and up to 64GB of storage.

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Apple release iOS 10.3 beta, includes 'Find My AirPods' feature

And if you're really unlucky and you left your AirPods at a coffee shop, then Find My iPhone will try to show you the last location and time that you had your AirPods on you. You can get hourly forecasts without launching the app. You also will notice that the CarPlay feature has added shortcuts and Maps have included charging stations for your electronic vehicle.

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TeamIndus in final 5 of Google lunar XPRIZE

Synergy Moon - An worldwide team that is partnering with Interorbital Systems for its launch. To win the top prize, the five finalists need to be the first to land a spacecraft on the moon that is capable of transmitting high-definition photos and video back to Earth, and moving 500 meters across the lunar surface.

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Rio Tinto Unloads Most of Its Coal Assets in $2.4 Billion Deal

Rio Tinto is entitled to potential royalties after the sale is completed. "Yancoal has successfully restructured its operations and reduced costs throughout the past three years and established itself as a leading coal producer committed to investing in the Australian resources sector".

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Is Mount Everest shrinking?

The magnitude of the quake was measured 7.8 on Richter scale and it was so powerful that it altered the landscape across Himalayan. Reports quoting satellite data say impact of the 2015 natural disaster reduced the height of the peak. Previous measurements assessed that the mountain dropped by approximately one meter - or 3.2 feet - and some scientists have reason to believe the height of other Himalayan mountain peaks may have also reduced in elevation.


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