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Tough Galaxy S8 Active Reportedly in the Works

The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are not the cheapest Smartphones, as a Sprint Galaxy S8 at the moment is $750, if you pre-order it. Usually, military-grade shock resistance is present on Active smartphones alongside improved water and dust resistance.

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Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Applied Materials, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 20.86 and Forward P/E ratio of 14.39. The number of shares now owned by investors are 202.71 mln. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 30.2%. The business earned $3.28 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.27 billion.

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Samsung blocks remapping of Bixby button on Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8 series also comes preloaded with Samsung Pay. We wrote about how impressive Samsung's new flagship phones are in our hands-on Galaxy S8 preview , and our full Galaxy S8 review is forthcoming. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ also come with a Windows Continuum-like feature called Samsung DeX that allows you to run supportive mobile apps on a full-scale monitor for enhanced productivity.

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Trump tax plan cuts top rate from 39.6 percent to 35 percent

White House officials are ambitious, but the path to overhauling the tax code is riddled with political landmines. A revenue-neutral tax plan is especially important because tax cuts that add to the deficit may expire after 10 years. "They don't need another huge tax break". Still, the proposal could reduce the tax burden for the wealthy as well. Trump's plan will cut the income tax rate paid by public corporations to 15 per cent from 35 per cent and reduce the top tax rate by ...

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Sergey Brin Working On Secret Airship

Alan Weston , the former director of programs at NASA Ames, is leading Brin's airship project, according to the people, who asked not to be named discussing the secretive plans. The project is reportedly being carried out in a hangar owned by the NASA. It is not yet known whether the mysterious airship would be used for business purposes in the near future.

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President Trump to order review of national monuments

President Obama's designation of Bears Ears sparked protests, and the Utah State Legislature passed a resolution calling on President Trump to rescind it. If you thought the fight over Maine's Katahdin region national monument was over, think again. U.S. President Donald Trump (C), flanked by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke (from L), Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Defense Secretary James Mattis and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, holds a cabinet meeting at the White House in ...

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Great white sinks its teeth into dead whale carcass

Poe also said the female Great White shark seen eating the carcass is about 16 to 18 feet-long and weights about four to five thousands pounds. "She was swimming upside down and bumping into the whale", he said. "She looked like she was here to give birth - she was very large in her girth", Poe told The Orange County Register . It was not immediately clear when the whale died, but it appears to have been decomposing for several weeks, according to lifeguards.

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Trump Says No US Military Role in Libya

I do see a role in getting rid of ISIS, we're being very effective in that regard, we are doing a job with respect to ISIS that has not been done anywhere near the numbers that we're producing right now. And while Trump has said he has "never been for strong intervention" in the country, he has also asked campaign crowds why the United States hasn't been "bombing the hell out of" Libya and other countries in the throes of conflict with ISIS.

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Have You Ever Wanted to Drive a Hot Wheels Car?

Not everyone grew up with the full suite of plastic track, loops, corkscrews, and miscellaneous accessories available for Hot Wheels toys. The Hot Wheels Expansion for Forza Horizon 3 drops Tuesday, May 9. And if you're wondering, the DLC will also add 28 new achievements worth 500 Gamerscore. The expansion also comes with an all-new campaign with events to complete across all the tracks.

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Previous Microsoft Windows Patches Fixed Newly Leaked NSA Exploits

The post knocked back warnings from some researchers that the digital espionage toolkit made public by TheShadowBrokers took advantage of undisclosed vulnerabilities in Microsoft's code. The NSA has previously shown interest in targeting SWIFT, according to documents leaked by former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden. Microsoft, and other companies, regularly receive disclosure reports from security researchers, and nearly always acknowledge their work in a separate note .

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Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Price Target Cut to $900.00

Stillwater Capital Advisors LLC now owns 526 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $466,000 after buying an additional 2 shares in the last quarter. In prior years, the company was largely focused on top-line (revenue) growth only. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.00 earnings per share.

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Facebook's Vision on Reality

Facebook has launched a augmented reality camera effects developer platform. Apart from Camera Effects platform , new Facebook Spaces VR app was also announced alongside Developer Circles , a community-driven program that's free to join and open to any developer.

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Soon prototypes with a dual screen OLED foldable — Samsung Galaxy X

For those, who don't know, Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 5.8-inch QHD+ (1440×2960 pixels) Super AMOLED display. Samsung has also been praised for its Infinity Display on the Galaxy S8 , and the screen itself melts towards the side and gives a great first impression of a wraparound panel.

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Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount

According to South Korea's military, the DPRK conducted large-scale live-fire artillery exercises on Tuesday to mark its army anniversary. Earlier this month, the Trump administration announced it would be sending the USS Vinson , an aircraft carrier, to the Korean Peninsula, after U.S.

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Vivendi takeover of Ubisoft will happen this year

A story from Reuters shows that Vivendi, the former owners of Activision-Blizzard, planning to move in and take financial control of Ubisoft through a series of targeted buyouts to become the majority stakeholder in the company. Vivendi chairman Vincent Bollore has been under shareholder pressure over mixed performance and stock prices that have been sliding. For the time being, Ubisoft has responded by buying back more shares and appointing independent directors.

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Some Galaxy S8 Preorders Arriving with Surprise Freebie

The Samsung Galaxy S8 has specifications that could possibly outsmart the LG G6 other than its battery. Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + come with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, which is expandable. This is supposedly the Galaxy S8 Active is codenamed Cruiser. The S7 Active was also created to conform to the MIL STD-810G military specification to withstand pressure, temperature, shock and radiation.

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Obama Blames Social Media, Cable News for Polarization in Politics

Obama said he has decided that his next job should be "preparing the next generation of leadership to take up the baton and take their own crack at changing the world". Obama "was optimistic about their potential to positively contribute to their communities and support their families because of the services provided in the program", Lewis said.

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Stork delivery? Woman gives birth to baby at Nebraska zoo

During the visit, she realized she was having contractions. "I just yelled her name, like, 'Mom!" She said that they tried to make it to the auto, but "We got halfway up the hill and my water broke". Drea Hubbard is held by her father, Justin Hubbard, during a news conference Monday, April 24, 2017, in Omaha , Neb. 'We're planning on having (her birthday) annually at the zoo'.

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Sunny & Warm Today, Even Warmer Later This Week

We are looking at some patchy fog this morning with most of our temperatures coming in the 50s. Meteorologist Mark Larson says we won't see much sunshine Saturday but at least we'll get a chance to dry-out and Sunday's weather looks spectacular, especially if you have any outdoor plans.

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Cisco Coverage for Shadow Brokers 2017-04-14 Information Release

A second presentation document detailing a mission called Jeepflea_Powder describes efforts to access the systems of SWIFT service provider Business Computer Group (BCG), a business partner of EastNets based in Latin America, but says that as of 2013 the group hadn't yet been breached.

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Twitter is planning to constantly live stream video content 24/7

Noto did mention that the company is "working on many, many things", however. Though it would take some for the micro-blogging platform to turn the 24/7 video content into reality, but it could prove to be the winning formula for the company which is trying to get through a series of rough patches that it has experienced in the recent time.

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Russian crew reach International Space Station in Soyuz capsule

The studies will cover a wide range of fields from biology and earth science to human research, physics and technology development. An astronaut from Colorado launched on his first space mission Thursday morning and has arrived at the International Space Station.

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NASA astronaut sets a new record for time spent in space

Eastern, Whitson, 57, surpassed a record previously held by astronaut Jeff Williams , who spent 534 cumulative days in space. "This is a very special day in the glorious history of American space flight,"Mr Trump said from the Oval Office at the White House, flanked by daughter Ivanka and Nasa astronaut Kate Rubins".

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Female astronaut sets NASA record for most days in space

In cringe-worthy video call to the International Space Station the President asked astronaut Peggy Whitson when she thinks a manned trip to Mars would be possible. In March, she seized the record for most spacewalks by a female. After earning a doctorate in -biochemistry in 1985, Ms Whitson worked as a NASA scientist for seven years before starting as an astronaut in 1997.

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Recent Price Move of Shares: Occidental Petroleum Corporation's (OXY)

Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Enterprise Financial Services Corp now owns 1,553 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 414 shares in the last quarter.

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Microsoft Already Patched Vulnerabilities Leaked by Shadow Brokers

While the previously unknown tools are said to be extremely potent against earlier Windows versions, experts are saying that even Windows 10 is vulnerable as well. What this means is that if you are running a supported version of Windows, as long as you have the latest patches downloaded from Microsoft, your machine/environments are protected.

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Selena Gomez Just Chopped Her Hair Super Short!

What do you guys think of her new haircut - do you love it? We've got to say, Selena is totally rocking this cut and it seems like the flawless hairstyle for summer! In the edgy polaroid snaps, the 24-year-old poses in what looks like a bathrobe while showcasing her freshly cut locks.

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North Korea holds military exercise as US nuclear sub reaches South Korea

Two Japanese destroyers have joined the carrier group for exercises in the western Pacific, and South Korea said on Monday it was also in talks about holding joint naval exercises. Trump on Monday urged UN Security Council ambassadors to consider stronger sanctions against Pyongyang , and United States senators will be briefed on North Korea at the White House today.

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Samsung Galaxy On7 Pro (2017) receives Bluetooth certification

The tech giant has now launched an upgraded version of the device with 64 GB of space in the country, which is also exclusively available on Flipkart and costs a little bit more. Interestingly, the phone was launched at a price of Rs 18,490 and is now selling for Rs 15,000. As for connectivity, the Galaxy On Nxt gets a comprehensive bunch of connectivity options that include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi, and Global Positioning System.

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Ocean on Saturn moon may possess life-sustaining hydrothermal vents

In a related perspective, Jeffrey Seewald of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, who was not involved in the study, described the findings as "an important advance in assessing the habitability of Enceladus". The images add to the evidence that flares of water vapor may be shooting out from the moon's surface, though they do not prove this with certainty.

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Astronaut breaks United States space record, gets call from Trump

Whitson explained that the International Space Station is bridging the gap between humans living on earth, and eventually being able to travel into deep space. "We'll do our best", Whitson replied. NASA's current schedule calls for the first test flight of the heavy-lift rocket it has designated for Mars journeys, the Space Launch System, to lift off in 2018 - but that schedule is virtually certain to slip to 2019 or 2020.

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Astronaut Peggy Whitson Sets New NASA Record dor Most Days in Space

Speaking from the Oval Office, Trump, alongside his daughter, Ivanka, and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, spoke via video with Whitson and fellow astronaut Jack Fischer. She is also the first woman to have commanded the station twice. According to her NASA biography, Whitson started her career as a research biochemist in 1989 and was selected as an astronaut candidate in 1996.

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Trump on Astronaut Drinking Her Own Urine: 'Better You Than Me'

President Donald Trump was scheduled to call her aboard the space station. He also joked that the call to space was possible because of "great American equipment that works, and that is not easy", and said that he liked speaking to the astronauts more than he enjoyed speaking to politicians on the ground.

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Twitter posts strongest growth in monthly users in a year

Average monthly active users were 328 million in Q1, an increase of 6 percent from a year ago and up from 319 million in Q4, with growth in both the USA and overseas. Wall Street had expected revenues to come in at around $512m. As part of its efforts, the company has updated its product offerings including live video broadcasts from its app and launched new features to attract users.

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Trump wants a review of national monuments

The Governor has been a consistent opponent of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument since before it was created by President Obama a year ago. In New Mexico, Obama's designation of Rio Grande del Norte National Monument and Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument have preserved important lands while boosting the economy, Heinrich said, a story that has been repeated across the country.


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