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The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will live again as a refurb

There is no word yet if the authorities or carriers will allow the Note 7 to be sold in Canada. The company says that it will eventually reveal the markets and release dates of the refurbished Note 7 devices. The Note 7 was recalled in 2016 after months of reports of fires or other battery failures, including nearly 100 in the United States, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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Microsoft to sell Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Microsoft edition

If a facial recognition feature can accurately distinguish between individuals, the next test is usually the one for image depth, as not be fooled by 2D images. It's so accurate that it can even tell identical twins apart. As we've always suggested, a simple PIN or password can be quite secure, or use the iris scanner and fingerprint.

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Trump recycles campaign fodder to distract from Russia

Schiff went to the White House on Friday to view the documents. "Because right now there are major unanswered questions about his potential financial dealings with Russians, but apparently he gets his taxes done at H&R Cockblock", Meyers says before playing a clip of Sean Spicer giving a super shifty non-response to a reporter asking if Trump plans to release his 2016 returns.

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Tillerson to chair UN meeting on North Korea nuclear programme

The White House regards North Korea as the biggest risk to the United States and Mr Trump reaffirmed his promise to deal with the region regardless of China's involvement. Washington officials have emphasized that all options are on the table with regard to Pyongyang, and the Trump administration has been undergoing a review of its overarching policy toward North Korea.

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Google Map Maker is officially shut down forever

Favourite for Map Makers, Google's Map maker standalone tool has been pulled down by Google. The Mountain View giant is bringing the service's features to Google Maps on mobile and desktop. As a result, Google Map Maker was shut down temporarily on May 12, 2015, but came back three months later with limited functionality. But there are still a number of features that were present in Maps Maker - like the ability to build roads and buildings from scratch - that have not made the jump to ...

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North Carolina is college hoops king

Turns out, maybe the junior point guard was just saving it all for one big moment: the chance to give North Carolina the national championship that had slipped so painfully away a year earlier. Berry was 2-for-14 shooting in North Carolina's 77-76 semifinal win over OR but was somewhat better in the title contest, going 7 for 19 from the field but 4 for 13 from 3-point range.

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Fouls took big men out of big game

Gonzaga, helped by 8 straight points from Nigel Williams-Goss, took a 2-point lead with 1:52 left, but the next possession was the game-changer. The Tar Heels lost to Villanova last season on a last-second shot by Kris Jenkins. He added a game-clinching slam with 12 seconds left to give North Carolina a five-point cushion. "I'm thinking our offense stinks". Much was made of the size matchup between the twin gargantuan frontcourts of the Tar Heels and Bulldogs, and neither team shied away ...

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Redemption: Tar Heels take NCAA title over Gonzaga

North Carolina took home the national championship after defeating Gonzaga, 71-65 on Monday night. This is Roy Williams' third NCAA title, and the program's sixth overall, but more important than the numbers is how North Carolina got here.

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Inside The Jared Kushner Channel To China

China has called on the United States to respect worldwide trade rules and improve cooperation and dialogue after US President Donald Trump signed two executive orders aimed at investigating possible trade abuses. Ultimately Chinese banks must be forced to choose: "either stop aiding North Korea or lose access to the US banking system", he said. "We're going to investigate all trade abuses, and, based on those findings, we will take necessary and lawful action to end those many abuses", ...

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SKorea still hoping to see NHL players in Olympics

The league's decision to abandon the South Korea Games comes less than a week after NHL officials, including NHL commissioner Gary Bettman visited Beijing to announce that two preseason games would be played in China by the Vancouver Canucks and the Los Angeles Kings next September.

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Bioware considering adding Mass Effect Andromeda's cutscene-only rifle to the game

Video game historian Liam Robertson claimed that he had spoken to several members of the team who claimed that the company used the new Cyberscan technology. He answered that, at least for now, the weapon can only be found only as a prop for cutscens. Faced with a fan question on Twitter on how to get the rifle in the game, the project's chief designer, Ian Frazier , replied that it was initially planned to be included, but it was not.

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Now, Apple is developing its own graphics chips for iPhones

The UK company's revenue for last fiscal year was £120mil. Imagination was no exception, and despite having a diverse intellectual property portfolio that it licenses out to hardware manufacturers, it was the PowerVR GPUs going into iPhones (and iPads, iPods, and Apple TVs ) that had grown into its biggest earners.

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(CMCSA) Shares Sold by Grand Jean Capital Management Inc

Investors and analysts are typically super focused on company earnings numbers when they are reported. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. Woodmont Investment Counsel LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Comcast during the third quarter valued at about $110,000.

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Kentucky named one of the most stressed states in America

The statistics resulted in Kentucky ranking as the nation's fifth most stressed. Alabamians, according to this study , have among the fewest average hours of sleep per night. The survey cites New Mexico's high crime rate, the percentage of people living below poverty, and the state's divorce rate. New Hampshire has the lowest share of adults in fair or poor health, 11.2 percent, which is 2.1 times lower than West Virginia, registering the highest at 23.7 percent.

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Acclaimed Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies in Tulsa

In the same year he published Babi Yar , about a massacre of Jews by Nazi occupiers at a ravine in Kiev - a criticism of what he saw as the Soviet Union's own anti-semitism in its fashioning of history. He published his first poems at the age of 20. Yevtushenko's monumental anthology, Verses of the Century (1995), for the first time brought back to life poems by many emigrants who had been banned and therefore forgotten in the USSR.

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White House officials offer change to health care bill

Collins and several Republican moderates went to the White House earlier in the day to discuss the plan. Shortly after President Donald Trump indicated he wanted to make a health care deal with his party, the vice president met with some House conservatives armed with a compromise proposal.

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Leak tips design similar to Samsung Galaxy S8, rear fingerprint sensor

The Galaxy S8's screen is also wider when you hold it in landscape mode for watching videos, but not all videos are filmed in the 18.5:9 aspect ratio. According to Samsung, 83 percent of the fronts of the two handsets are now dedicated to the actual display by using shrunken bezels. Both models have larger displays, meaning more drain on the battery.

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Trump Admin Cuts Off UN Agency's Funds Over Abortion Concern

This is the first of the promised cuts to USA financial contributions to the United Nations by President Donald Trump's administration. United Nations agencies such as the UNFPA are funded by governments voluntarily. The Trump administration has vowed to cut all dollars for climate change programming, and also restored the so-called global gag rule, which prohibits funding to non-governmental groups that support even voluntary abortions.

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Revolutionary sieve turns seawater into drinking water

Previously graphene-oxide membranes have shown exciting potential for gas separation and water filtration. On the other hand, said Dr Nair, " graphene oxide can be produced by simple oxidation in the lab". Graphene oxide membranes have already been proven to filter out large salts but it is only now that the team have worked out how to filter out common salts.

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How to use Facebook Stories

Stories, the chronological picture series that Snap pioneered, has been copy-pasted into the Facebook app, the Instagram app, the Messenger app and WhatsApp, because everyone loves stories. While Snapchat continues to be the leading app of its kind, Facebook Inc . may slowly inch its way closer to the lead by getting inspiration with creations of Snap Inc.

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Own a Nintendo Switch? Don't fall for the latest emulator SCAM

Update 2.1.0 will be downloaded and installed automatically on the Nintendo Switch consoles . Third party developers have been testing the waters as well with games like Snake Pass, Lego City Undercover, Yooka-Laylee, I Am Setsuna and more getting Switch versions.

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Apple Introduced A Special-Edition Red iPhone 7

The new red aluminum finish, which is available to order for both iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in-store and online on March 24, is a fundraising effort for the Global Fund . The iPad now starts at $329 (£339), and features an A9 chip, similar to the one used in the iPhone 6S. Apple broke with its recent tradition by announcing the new products via its website rather than with a live event.

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Apple orders 70 million OLED panels from Samsung for iPhone 8

An Apple insider told Nikkei Asian Review that the company has placed an order for bendable organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panels with Samsung Electronics for iPhone 8, that is likely to be unveiled in September this year. A lot has already been said about the alleged iPhone 8, a phone that will be used to celebrate the company's 10th anniversary into the smartphone business.

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Shocker: Financial Docs Reveal a White House Packed with the Super-Rich

Her husband, senior aide Jared Kushner, who is also forgoing a salary, reported hundreds of real estate holdings and other assets totaling more than $700 million. Director of the National Economic Council and a former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn is registered as having assets worth at least $230m - but potentially more as many are listed as "more than $1m".

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U.S. astronaut breaks female record for most spacewalks

Whitson immediately reported the mishap to Mission Control, which tracked the item as it drifted away. The spacewalk formally began at 7:29 am (1129 GMT) when Whitson and Kimbrough switched their spacesuits to battery power before venturing outside the airlock and into the vacuum of space .

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Up to 10 People Killed in Explosion in St. Petersburg Metro

Graphic images on social media revealed mangled train cars and people sprawled out on the train platform, apparently in the aftermath of the blast. Russian President Vladimir Putin issed a statement saying all possible causes for the explosion in the St.

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You may not want to rely on Galaxy 8's Face Unlock

It is important to reiterate that facial recognition , while convenient, can only be used for opening your Galaxy S8 and now cannot be used to authenticate access to Samsung Pay or Secure Folder. This weakness was first spotted by iDeviceHelp, who ran a test using a picture of the phone's registered user displayed on another smartphone. The latest flagship duo comes with an array of exciting specs and features such as the all-new digital assistant called Bixby, a rear-facing fingerprint ...

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North Carolina's bathroom bill repeal: who's satisfied?

Even with that change, NBC reports that the ACLU and other gay and transgender activists argued that the new bill still denies them certain protections from discrimination and demanded nothing less than a full repeal of the bill. The ACC announced Friday that is will again consider holding championship events in North Carolina after that state rolled back the controversial HB2, known as the "bathroom law".

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Putin slams US election meddling claims as 'lies'

The U.S. intelligence community has stated that Putin had ordered an "influence campaign" created to help Trump defeat Hillary Clinton. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov also told ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos that allegations of Russia's trying to interfere in the 2016 USA election are " fake news " and "slander".

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Bella Hadid Isn't Worried About What Guys Think About Her!

In the latest issue of Porter , the supermodel strips down for the shoot, channeling Ophelia from Hamlet as she floats in a body of water. I've had incredible experiences all over the world ... The 20-year-old also addressed her split from longtime boyfriend The Weeknd. "She's been a single mother my whole life", she added. "I'm still in treatment and living a very conscientious life".

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IOS 10.3.1 update released by Apple

The major new feature in iOS 10.3 was a Find my AirPods feature. You can get the iOS 10.3.1 update manually by going into Settings General Software Update on your iOS device. It reads, "This app will not work with future versions of iOS". You can learn how to join Apple's Beta Software Program here . Siri can now pull out cricket scores and other related statistics.

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Samsung security stumble? S8 reviewer unlocks phone with selfie

The Samsung Galaxy S8 announced last week has a huge display, facial recognition, and Bixby, but it didn't get the two camera lenses on the back that were prevalent in rumors leading up to the Unpacked launch event. Samsung is planning to remove the parts from Note 7 and reuse the parts in different phones and most importantly Samsung mentioned that the devices would be recycled and processed in a safe environmentally friendly manner.

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Here's How To Get A Samsung Galaxy S8 Early

Naturally, Samsung went back to the drawing board and implemented a few design tweaks, including lowering the capacity of the batteries in the S8 and S8 Plus to 3,000 and 3,500 mAh, respectively. Google Assistant, on the other hand, has its own uses in leveraging various apps in the Google ecosystem and has its own particular uses that many of you have probably enjoyed by now.

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Samsung unveils Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus

And from my point of view it looks like a pretty sweet smartphone. For one thing, the Galaxy S8 has a dedicated Bixby button on the side to invoke the AI tool quickly. The Samsung Galaxy S8 unveiled on March 29 (local time) was hailed as "the most ambitious Samsung phone" and "the most advanced phone in the market" by major foreign press.

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Early morning earth tremor felt in parts of South Africa

The Council for Geoscience's Michelle Grobbelaar told News24 that in 2005 and 2014, the same region experienced magnitude 5.3 and 5.5 earthquakes. A Pretoria resident also claimed to feel it, but that nothing was damaged. "This natural disaster was smaller than them and thus not intense", she said. Kgaswane says that the tremor was also felt in parts of Johannesburg, Krugersdorp and parts of Westonaria.


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