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Ancient Chinese Beer Brewed Using a 5000-Year-Old Recipe

So the big question is - how did it taste? As the students removed the plastic covers, they crinkled their noses at the smell and sour taste of the odd-looking concoctions, which were the results of their final project for Liu's course Archaeology of Food: Production, Consumption and Ritual .

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HTC 10 Evo with Snapdragon 810 Launched in India at Rs 48990

It has been priced at Rs.48990 in India, which is definitely on the higher side, especially when considering the hardware inside. In Taiwan, it was made available in Gunmetal, Silver, and Gold colour variants. On the front, the Evo sports an 8MP selfie-shooter coupled with a screen flash feature. On the audio front, HTC has equipped the 10 Evo with Adaptive Audio which is created to deliver a better audio experience by scanning the noise around the user.

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Facebook users can now get detailed weather info

The Weather section will default to your current location, but you can click the Settings wheel in the top right to add other locations you want to track, just like any other weather app. The feature is now in testing phase and is expected to be available by the end of the month. The company says that Notifications and the more detailed greetings are rolling out for tests now, with all these updates being widely available by the end of the month.

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US Rep. Wilson's resolution condemns N. Korean missile tests

North Korea has said it was almost ready to test-launch a ballistic missile of intercontinental range, meaning it could theoretically threaten the United States. North Korea might obtain 45 nuclear weapons until 2020, declared on Thursday a spokesperson for the South Korean Research Institute. USA and South Korean marines participate in the endurance exercise in temperature below minus 20 degrees celsius under a scenario to defend the country from any possible attacks from North Korea.

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Tesla Model 3 pre-production to start February 20

An exclusive Reuters news service report last night added more detail, citing an unnamed source who said a handful of early Model 3 units would be built starting February 20. The Tesla spokesman declined to comment on the company's production schedule. Apart from the price and speed difference, the Tesla Model S boasts two spacious trunks and can seat up to seven people, including two small children facing rearward.

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Gov. Walker to deliver budget address today

Democrats also criticized transportation plans in the package, saying Walker doesn't adequately fund road projects. State Rep. Rob Summerfield, R-Bloomer, found Walker's budget address to be encouraging. As for common ground, Taylor says of course Democrats agree the state needs to spend more money on public education, but she says it's hard to see how his numbers align.

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Scary Movie team to finally take Star Wars down a peg

Movie movies are coming after Star Wars. Friedberg and Seltzer will surely be up copyright creek without a paddle when #Disney hears about this, but the duo are aiming to start shooting in late 2017 with a presumed 2018 release date. If you will excuse me I am going to sit down and watch the only Star Wars spoof that matters. Star Wars has been aggressively, even lovingly mocked since the moment Carrie Fisher walked on to the Saturday Night Live stage in 1978 dressed as Princess Leia.

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Verizon snags an exclusive Wear24 Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch

The LG Watch Sport is the higher-spec of the two smartwatches with Google touting it as " Android Wear's most powerful watch", and as the device's name suggests, it caters to fitness-type people with its integrated heart rate sensor, built-in Global Positioning System and IP68 water resistance.

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YouTube Go is now available to download for Android

Once you reach the home tab, you can browse through recommended videos or search for a specific YouTube video you want to download. Google is merging the teams behind its music streaming applications- Google Play Music and YouTube Music into a single division to "deliver the best possible product for users, music partners, and artists".

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Bitcoin tumbles as China issues new warning to digital currency exchanges

The Chinese central bank may have requested that these bitcoin exchanges follow steps taken by their larger peers earlier this month, such as terminating leveraged trading and start charging fees on bitcoin trading. The country has strict capital controls, which makes it hard for the Chinese to convert the yuan into foreign currency and limits the amount of cash investors can move overseas.

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Reliable stocks in today's share market: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link . The ROA for Delta Air Lines , Inc. tells us exactly what earnings were generated from the invested capital. Delta Air Lines offers customers service to more destinations than any global airline with Delta and Delta Connection carrier service. (NYSE:DAL) is 0.88.

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Woman leaves husband of 22 years because he voted for Donald Trump

McCormick, who recently settled into her own place in Washington state, never thought about leaving her husband before for his political beliefs but felt "betrayed" when he revealed that he planned to vote for Trump during lunch with a few friends.

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Puyo Puyo Tetris rotates, rotates, rotates, then drops on April 25

The digital version will be US$29.99, while a physical version will be available for $39.99 that includes specially designed keychains. Nintendo Switch prices have been criticised since the console and games were unveiled in full. Big Bang - It's a race to the finish as players compete against each other to clear unique challenge boards as quickly as possible to win. Check out the game modes available in the trailer above to see the puzzle action that awaits.

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Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Position Lowered by Calamos Advisors LLC

The share price of $71.12 is at a distance of 80.37 percent from its 52-week low and down -0.73 percent versus its peak. Cambridge, Mass. -based Akamai's stock tumbled 11% in the stock market today, to 63.55, hitting a more than three-month low.

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Syberia 3 launches April 25 in North America, April 20 in Europe

The ending of the second game came rather abruptly, leaving players to wonder about the fate of Kate Walker for more than a decade. Determined to escape their common enemies, Kate decides to help the nomads accomplish their ancestral tradition as they accompany their snow ostriches on their seasonal migration to reproduce in the sacred steppes.

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Lotte Pulls Business from Alibaba Shopping Mall amid THAAD Tension

Russian Federation on Tuesday said that it was majorly concerned by Washington's determination to deploy advanced anti-missile weapons in South Korea. However, Yoo explained that Lotte executives told the government that Beijing's decision with regard to the project was not directly related to Thaad deployment.

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Uber Hires Longtime NASA Engineer to Work on 'Flying Cars'

Based on what Uber has planned, this appointment will help to flesh out what a flying vehicle future would look like for the company. Remaining optimistic, Moore said that he envisions that within as little as a year, there will be flying cars piloted by humans.

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Flipboard Rolls Out a New Upgrade With Smart Magazines

So searching "Apple" as a topic of interest will now present you a screen full of sub-topics to help ensure that the stories you want to see are the stories you'll get. I ran into a couple of issues, but mostly I enjoyed using this new Flipboard. Previously, Flipboard users could only create broad-topic magazines (a feed with a specialized "flip" navigation covering all of their predefined interests) based on interests or social media content collected from Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.

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"Moto G5 Plus with 5.2" Full HD Display & 12MP Camera Leaked

The Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus are expected to be launched at the MWC 2017 event in Barcelona later this month. The G4 Plus might have been the most expensive Moto G yet, but it must have proved popular enough for there to be a successor. The update also brings with it several Moto specific features such as a new action called Swipe to shrink the screen, a setting to lock/unlock the screen by touching the fingerprint sensor and a new landscape view for when a Moto Mod is connected to your ...

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Dark Souls 3 Releases Gameplay Trailer for Ringed City DLC

Its setting seems to have rundown buildings plagued with enemies that burst from the ground when you approach. The term Ringed City is believed to be linked with Atlantis, a mystical city that became unheard of in the course of time. Fixed issue where a player could invade another player during a boss battle. Looking forward to playing The Ringed City? But we believe that the series will end after the two DLC.

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Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Price Target Raised to $53.90

FactSet analysts are looking for adjusted earnings of 73 cents a share on revenue of $2.36 billion. Commerce Bank increased its position in shares of Activision Blizzard by 0.3% in the third quarter. Nevertheless, it is a common misunderstanding that a greater share price directs towards a larger company where stock price might also twist the definite worth of the organization.

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MediaTek launches new chip for dual-camera smartphones

With dual-camera phones popularizing, the first feature detailed by MediaTek regarding its Helio P25 is support for dual-cameras. MediaTek has updated its Helio P Series lineup with Helio P25. MediaTek also claims that the MediaTek Helio P25 is 25% more power efficient than their past SoCs, thanks to the 16nm FinFET process node. The GPU fitted inside the SoC is an ARM Mali-T880 processor running at a speed of 900MHz.

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Love chocolate? Now you can get paid to eat it all day

Interested candidates should "be able to taste chocolate and cocoa beverage products and give objective and honest feedback". Following the announcement of the opening in the tasting department hopeful applicants shared their excitement on social media.

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UMass community reacts to Trump's immigration ban

Donald Trump had advocated, "The ban will help keep radicalIslamic terrorists out of the USA", reported CNN. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Trump, seizing on an Iranian missile test, are nearing common ground on a tougher USA policy toward Tehran ahead of their first talks at the White House.

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LG Watch Sport & Style Now Official

The official LTE support for LG Watch Sport is only for Verizon and AT&T and LG does not commit for it to work on other networks available in U.S., as pointed out in a report by AndroidPolice. The LG Watch Sport was also recently spotted on Geekbench which revealed its technical specifications. The LG Watch Sport on the other hand has comes with NFC for payments, Global Positioning System for tracking exercise and navigation, a heart rate sensor for workouts, and cellular ...

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Australia probes coal spill near Great Barrier Reef

Dubbed the Gloria Knolls Slide, it's the largest of seven undersea landslides uncovered by researchers in recent years. A team of scientists mapping the seafloor along Australia's Great Barrier Reef have stumbled upon the remains of a huge underwater landslide.

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Most Active Stock: The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS)

Equities researchers at KeyCorp increased their FY2017 earnings estimates for Gap, Inc . Finally, Vetr raised Gap, Inc . Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $32.00 price target on shares of Gap, Inc . The stock touched its high share price of $30.74 on Nov 17, 2016 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on May 19, 2016 as $17.

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Vetr Inc. Downgrades United States Steel Corporation (X) to Hold

The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$11.39 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$9.66. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $11.00 target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, January 4th.

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NASA facility with deep-space rocket takes direct hit from a tornado

The tornado that hit Michoud Tuesday damaged cars and buildings at the NASA factory. In a statement, NASA reported damage to multiple structures including Michoud's main manufacturing building as well as around 200 parked cars. Michoud has been building and testing hardware for NASA's Space Launch System (SLS). The SLS rocket is slated to be the most powerful the agency has ever built.

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Permian Basin Assets Bought by Parsley Energy for Approximately 2.8 Billion Dollars

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. In Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) to Overweight by settling a price target of $44 on 11/22/16. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.02. This shows a surprise factor of 50%. Shares of Parsley Energy (NYSE:PE) traded down 2.89% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $33.60.

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The 2017 iPhone Could Cost Upwards of $1000

There's even a chance that the physical buttons on the sides of the iPhone may go away, our source says, replaced by touch-sensitive inlays in the metal. The company wants to turn it into a touch button and put it under the display. Apple might be trying to build on the success of the iPhone 7, which boosted iPhone sales to a record high, by meeting anticipated higher demand for the new model.

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Several injured in Sarasota circus high-wire accident

The five patients fell 25 to 30 feet from a high wire at the Circus Arts Conservatory, which is located at 2075 Bahia Vista St.in Sarasota, according to a Sarasota Fire Rescue spokesperson. "The show must go on", reiterated Reis. Reis said the show will still open February 10 with a replaced final act. About 12:45 p.m., eight performers, including Wallenda, were on the wire when the incident occurred, officials said.

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Vizio TVs were spying on their owners, the government says

The company was accused of using its TV sets to keep a track of the content that the owners of those sets watched and then sold that data to third parties - mostly marketing firms. The company indicated, also, that the deal will require the approve of regulators in both the USA and China before completion. Consumers were only able to opt out of the program which analyzed the content they were viewing by turning off the " Smart Interactivity " option of their TVs, which was a direct violation ...

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Redmi Note 4X spotted in Sea Green colour ahead of launch

However, the Indian version is now being shipped back to the home country, and Xiaomi is calling it the Redmi Note 4X. The limited edition variant will go on sale on Valentine's Day, February 14. While the earlier sales were offering only two variants now, ie the 3GB RAM with 32 GB internal memory priced at Rs 10,999 and the 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage priced at Rs 12,999.

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Super Bowl LI Posts Huge Numbers, Just Shy of Record

The free, live stream for Super Bowl LI, which ran into a temporary problem late in the game, was offered via FoxSportsGo.com, the Fox Sports Go app on tablets and supported connected devices, on smartphones through Verizon (NFL Mobile and go90), and the NFL app on Xbox One and Windows 10.


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