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SpaceX aborts plan to dock Dragon capsule at International Space Station

The approach was aborted "due to an incorrect value associated with the on board computer", NASA said, adding that the next attempt will be made tomorrow. A Russian Progress freighter that lifted off early Wednesday from Kazakhstan is scheduled to dock at the ISS at 3:34 a.m. Friday. SpaceX says the first crew flights will take place in 2018, though a Government Accountability Office report out last week predicted that schedule delays and budget cuts would push it back to 2019.

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Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) images leaked

Other than these two, AT&T and U.S. Cellular carriers are also expected to release the smartphone. The US and worldwide versions of the smartphone are expected to differ in some areas. We can also see dual curved edges alongside series of sensors just above the display alongside the front-facing camera. The Galaxy S8, based on this image, will sport four physical home keys, the power / lock key on the right, volume up and volume down keys on the left, and right below them the dedicated ...

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Why EU watchdogs say Windows 10 is still a major privacy concern

While the company has developed ways to give users more control over what data is collected, their consent to its collection can not be valid without further explanation, according to the Article 29 Working Party, an umbrella body for the EU's national privacy regulators.

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Nioh is getting harder missions and PvP

Launched in February 2017, Nioh was developed by Team Ninja, a division of the game's publisher Koei Tecmo who had previously worked on the "Dead or Alive" series. The live stream covered all of the new stuff that Nioh will be receiving in its future, which consists of free updates that will bring forth new features and its very first DLC.

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Spark goes to court for Sky TV merger delay

The commission is due to rule on the merger on Thursday morning. "This is a question of natural justice: to allow Sky and Vodafone to push ahead with the merger without this breathing space would likely mean the merger would already have been effected, and be hard to unwind, before opposing parties have had a chance to view the detail reasoning underlying the commission's decision", Spark regulatory general manager John Wesley-Smith said.

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Oculus Rift Is Bound to Implement Tilt Brush

You will be able to paint in 3D. Meanwhile, the Oculus Rift launched with a standard Xbox gaming controller. It's unusual in that it's not exactly a game or a traditional VR experience. Between Medium and Tilt Brush alone, the Rift is one of the best ways to experiment with how working inside of a head-mounted display can enable your creativity.

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UPS begins testing drones for package delivery

Here's how the system works: The octocopter drone has a cage on the bottom, which extends through a hatch into the truck. The driver loads the package from inside of the vehicle, and with the touch of a button it automatically delivers the package.

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Homeland Security Releases New Guidelines To Implement Trump's Border Security, Immigration Enforcement

Under the draft guidelines , Kelly seeks to "expeditiously hire" 10,000 more enforcement agents and 5,000 Border Patrol officers. In contrast to immigration policy under former President Barack Obama's administration , the new memos state that anyone in the country illegally - not just those convicted of serious crimes - will be targets for deportation , the Associated Press reported.

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The Apple Inc. (AAPL) Given New $123.00 Price Target at Barclays PLC

Raymond James Financial, Inc. restated an outperform rating on shares of Apple in a research report on Sunday, October 30th. Scribner, who has a Hold rating on the stock, and a $125 price target, writes that the market is "optimistic" that "the installed base is ripe for an upgrade".

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James Mattis breaks from Trump vow to seize Iraqi oil

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis is meeting with U.S. commanders in Iraq, racing the clock as President Donald Trump's deadline to ramp up the war on ISIS draws closer. "We all see our community of nations under threat on multiple fronts as the arc of instability builds on Nato's periphery and beyond", said Mattis in Brussels.

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Trump's Defense Chief: We're Not In Iraq To Seize Anybody's Oil

US President Donald Trump said during elections campaigns that America should have taken Iraq's oil after 2003 and, had they done so, it would have prevented the emergence of ISIS. Over the weekend, Iraqi forces recaptured villages from ISIS fighters. He signed an order January 28 that gives Mattis and senior military leaders 30 days to come up with a new plan to beef up the fight.

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Scientists discover tiny new frogs in India

The group is native to the Western Ghats of India, representing an ancient family that arose 70-80 million years ago. The newly discovered species, reported in the journal PeerJ , are the fruit of five years of expeditions to the Western Ghats.

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Heart attack ruled out Kim Jong-nam's death

In the worldwide community, recalling an ambassador from another country is seen as a strong gesture of diplomatic protest. Earlier, Malaysia said it was recalling its ambassador to Pyongyang. "It has been seven days since the incident but there is no clear evidence on the cause of the death and at the moment we can not trust the investigation by the Malaysian police", he told reporters .

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Microsoft's India cloud plans get booster shot as Flipkart signs up

Microsoft is targeting Indian startups with its cloud services, and has signed up more than 2,000 such customers in the country in the last 12 months, the company's CEO Satya Nadella said Monday at an event for startups in Bangalore. According to Microsoft, Flipkart is planning to leverage machine learning, Azure analytics capabilities (like Power BI and Cortana Intelligence Suite), and artificial intelligence for data optimization for advertising, innovative merchandising, customer service, ...

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Westlake Chemical Corporation (WLK) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

The firm has a 50 day moving average of $23.37 and a 200 day moving average of $22.37. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 75.8% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The stock had a trading volume of 55,260 shares. " Westlake Chemical Corporation (WLK ) Shares Up 6.7% on Earnings Beat" was originally published by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News.

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Michael Flynn resigns as Trump's national security adviser

And mavericky patriot Senator John McCain is dialing back his call for an independent investigation of Russia's hacking into the emails of Trump's Democratic opponents during the campaign, seeing as how Senator Mitch McConnell, always a profile in courage, doesn't want to go that route.

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Walmart earnings fall almost 18 pct., but online sales surge

News source CNBC noted that despite recording its largest domestic same-store sales increase in almost five years, revenue fell short of many expectations-in large part due to foreign exchange rates and food deflation. "All of this support the view that the US consumer and the housing market is doing quite well", said Cavan Yie, senior equity analyst at Manulife Asset Management.

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Here's how Trump has spent his first month in office

President Trump's first four weeks in office have been marred by scandal over Russia's role in the US election he won, and the forced resignation of national security adviser Michael Flynn - and blessed with a huge rally on Wall Street, with almost $2 trillion added to the S&P 500.

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Final Fantasy XV Is Becoming Free To Download

To date there has been two PS4 Pro options - Lite and High - capping the game at 30 frames per second. There will also be a free update called "Booster Pack+" that will be launching at a later in February that is promising a "Boost Sword" weapon, "Dragon Mod" fishing rod among other additions.

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Paris Jackson Doesn't Plan on Pursuing a Music Career

There are so many awesome artists in my family. "Thank you gooko for always supporting me and encouraging me to be myself. there's no one like you, you're my rock. In fact, the pair have made a decision to get matching tattoos once Debbie's radiation treatment is complete. Paris already sports over 50 tattoos.

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Pence reassures Europe, demands North Atlantic Treaty Organisation funds

Mr Pence spoke of deep economic links between the USA and Europe. Pence pledged the United States would keep working with Europe to boost the world's two biggest economies, fight terrorism and defend eastern European Union states against Russian encroachment.

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Biggest Arctic research expedition planned

The daring venture is inspired by the 1893 expedition of Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen , who allowed his boat, the Fram , to become trapped in sea ice in the hope that it would gradually drift towards the North Pole. This means the flow of air, the wind, that blows around the Arctic will be less zonal in the future climate, and it will allow for more excursions of cold air from the Arctic to our latitudes, and more excursions of warm air from lower latitudes to the North Pole.

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SpaceX successfully launches rocket after Saturday setback

Check out Musk's Instagram video of the rocket landing below. I'll note the point of bringing the boosters back down is to save money: It costs about $60 million to build one, but only a million or two to fix it up, refuel it, and launch it again.

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59th Daytona 500 Racing Odds and Betting Picks

NASCAR revamping its concussion protocol for the new season, with the Daytona 500 just over a week away. Dale Earnhardt Jr .is cleared for competition after missing the second half of last season with a concussion. Another one, Jeffrey Eanrhardt nephew of Dale JR, and grandson of the great Dale SR is set to make his Daytona 500 debut. After 30 years with NASCAR, Waltripp will retire on his 30th Daytona 500 race, in which he will drive for Premium Motorsports.

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Why Exact Sciences Corp. Is Jumping 12.9% Today

The company's performance for the year solidifies its foundation for long-term growth, Kevin Conroy, chairman and chief executive officer of Exact Sciences , said in a conference call with Wall Street analysts. Take a look at back three month ago, consensus EPS estimate opinions was decided at $-1.45 by analysts. 07/28/2016 - EXACT Sciences Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Roth Capital.

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BBC Radio 4 presenter who broadcast cancer battle dies

Mr Hewlett was diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus in March a year ago. He had movingly documented his treatment for cancer of the oesophagus for Radio 4's PM programme . As for all cancers, early diagnosis, before any cancer has spread, gives the best chance of a cure. "Our thoughts are with his family and many friends".

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Recall Alert: 2014-2017 Dodge Charger, Chrysler 300

About 75,000 cars are affected in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. To see if your vehicle is affected by this recall, visit Mopar Recalls and enter your vehicle's VIN number. Owners of the recalled 2014-2017 Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger all-wheel-drive cars may call the automaker at 800-853-1403. They will then be scheduled for a auto service appointment to replace the entire affected driveshaft.

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Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to work for betterment of relations

Lahore: 13 killed, Feb 13: Suicide attacker targets police at rally. A special United Nations envoy for Afghanistan today met a top aide of Pakistan Prime Minister and discussed ways to reduce the tension between the two neighbours after Islamabad blamed Afghan-based militants for a series of deadly attacks in the country.

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Federer to continue playing till 2019

The 35-year-old Australian Open champion is now contracted to appear at the ATP World Tour event, held every October, until 2019. There were serious question marks about Federer's future when he returned in January from six months on the sidelines with knee problems.

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Mother Language Day celebrated at St Xavier's College

Languages are the most powerful way to preserve and develop culture and to promote it all over the world. Bangladesh has been marking February 21 as the Mother Language Day since 1952. This has forced people to abandon their own mother tongue and has led to the disappearance of many mother tongues. For the UNESCO, it is highlighting the importance of mother and local languages as channels for safeguarding and sharing indigenous cultures and knowledge, which are vast reservoirs of wisdom.

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Will Young Women Enter Sabarimala? Constitution Bench Will Take A Call

The bench of Justice Dipak Misra, Justice R. Banumathi and Justice Ashok Bhushan reserved its verdict on the plea seeking the reference of the issue to a constitution bench as it involved important questions of law and the interpretation of the constitution.

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Jaishankar meets Chinese official ahead of crucial dialogue

Jaishankar said India attaches great importance to its relationship with China and will strengthen dialogue and cooperation with China to further the bilateral ties, Xinhua said. Zhang, a former Chinese envoy to the United States , mostly deals with issues related to China's tenuous ties with America as well as Taiwan related affairs - both key areas of concern to Beijing.

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Qualcomm unveils LTE chip that promises download speeds as fast as fibre

Qualcomm unveiled the X20 LTE chipset, which can transfer data at speeds of up to 1.2Gbps. Gigabit LTE marks the next phase of 4G evolution as it drives richer content, new connected experiences, apps and usage models, while also serving as an essential pillar for the 5G mobile experience.

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Kris Jenner Discusses Kim Kardashian & The Paris Robbery On Ellen

TV show Entertainment Tonight the report was incorrect, and Kim had no plans to return to Paris as yet. I get just choked up just thinking about it and talking about it. In a Keeping Up with the Kardashians teaser released last month, Kardashian tearfully addressed her robbery, telling her family that she thought the robbers were "going to shoot me in the back".

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'Revolutionary' Front-Facing Camera Coming on 'iPhone 8'

Kuo "says the advanced 3D front camera system could be used in new innovative games that can accurately replace a character's head with that of the user", 9to5Mac said, noting this might allow users to create "selfies". The new front facing camera system will include a traditional camera along with an infrared transmitter and receiver. Kuo believes the entire camera module will be produced by Sony.


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