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These Chinese Companies Are Helping the Smartphone Market Rebound

Stung by the suspension of the Galaxy Note 7 phablet, Samsung still managed to take up 18.5 per cent of the market in the fourth quarter of past year. Vivo has taken the third position once again with 36% increase in its sales as compared with the a year ago. Now, the latest report from Canalys mentions that the two brands from China, Xiaomi and Vivo are inching closer to Samsung in the smartphone market in India.

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Alien life possible on Saturn moon

Life could exist on Saturn's moon Enceladus around hydrothermal vents similar to those found at the bottom of Earth's oceans, scientists believe. This is the closest scientists have come to identifying a place having the ingredients for life, said Thomas Zurbuchen, the associate administrator of the NASA Science Mission Directorate.

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Galaxy S8 display not faulty: Samsung

Samsung Electronics said Thursday it was planning to launch in the second half of this year a new flagship phone, leading to speculation that the company is planning an alternative to the ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 that had to be recalled last year.

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Samsung sees stronger earnings from chips, phones after first-quarter profit jump

Samsung hopes the new smartphone helps people forget about all the $5 billion issues with the Note 7-the battery fires, a massive recall, even an airplane ban. The chip division's revenue was up 40 percent compared with a year earlier. This update comes out in just one week of the phone's release. We remember of course the fall of 2016 and the fiasco of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 .

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Skyworks Solutions Inc (SWKS) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Skyworks Solutions Inc (SWKS ) Cut to Hold at Vetr Inc." was first published by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. (NYSE:COL) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at 14.02 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 2.03 and sector's optimum level is 5.55.

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Tillerson: US willing to take military action against North Korea

US President Donald Trump has said a "major, major conflict" with North Korea was possible over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, as Washington tests China's willingness to address the threat despite warnings from Beijing that the situation on the Korean peninsula could slip out of control.

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Trump's First 100 Days Sound A Lot like Bill Clinton's

Trump's critics, and there are many , probably won't take any of it very seriously. ( Trump couldn't close that divide to get health-care reform through in March.) Making his life harder, Democrats are nearly entirely unified behind one goal: to give Trump as many losses as they can.

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Trump says North Korea conflict possible; seeks other solution

A joint statement from the agency heads made no specific mention of military options, though it said the United States would defend itself and friends. President Donald Trump, who has been urging China to apply pressure to North Korea and to act if Beijing doesn't, said on Friday there was a risk of a "major conflict" between the two nations.

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Samsung posts biggest quarterly net profit since 2013

Compatriot memory maker SK Hynix also saw record profits of 2.47 trillion won for the first quarter. A breakdown of the figures showed the firm's semiconductor business made its largest-ever operating profit of KRW 6.3 trillion. But the company has come under pressure on wider fronts. In rejecting Elliott's call for a holding company structure, Samsung cited issues including regulatory and legal risks, and said it would not boost investor returns.

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Humpback whale babies 'whisper' to their moms to avoid detection by predators

The team of researchers tracked eight baby humpback whales using "special sound and movement recorders". When the researchers retrieved the devices and played the audio, they heard for the first time baby babbling vastly different than the haunting, eerie sounds emitted by adult male humpbacks.

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Prince William, Kate startled after water squirted at them by runner

George and Charlotte's dad said, "We have been brought closer as a result of the circumstances as well. But, you know, even Harry and I over the years have not talked enough about our mother". He also added that it is important to prioritized on your mental health. In a new video for their Heads Together campaign , the royal brothers brought up their mother's death, and how they wished they'd handled the emotions differently over the years.

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DNA from Dirt: Tracing Ancient Humans Found in 'Empty' Caves

New research led by the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (MPI-EVA) shows that Pleistocene cave sediments represent a rich source of ancient DNA that often includes traces of hominin DNA, even at sites where no hominin remains have been discovered.

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Facebook hosts interactive session for users in Delhi

Additionally, making the Lite app as close to the primary Facebook app as possible, the popular Reactions are now being rolled out to the Facebook Lite app. This event serves as an opportunity for our teams to listen and receive feedback from the community as we work to ensure everyone's Facebook experiences is great, regardless of where they connect.

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First Photos of Apple's Self-Driving Test Vehicle

We don't know what Apple is doing with this auto or what types of data it is collecting, but we imagine the vehicle is part of its secret Project Titan autonomous auto unit. It might also carry out driving tasks, although not full-fledged. Prior to the strategy shift, Apple held discussion about licensing its innovation to carmakers consisting of Volkswagen and BMW.

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Samsung posts record Q1 profit helped by memory chips

Samsung Electronics is the world's largest memory chipmaker and second-largest semiconductor company after Intel. "The company believes a holding company does not have clear benefits compared to the advantages of the company's current business structure", Samsung said in its statement, which came alongside its quarterly earnings report , the second-highest quarter of operating profit in its history.

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Microsoft's silver lining: Surface loses, but Windows wins

The world's largest and fastest-growing wealth manager, UBS , is turning to Microsoft Azure to power its digital transformation, aiming to reduce dependency on legacy technology, find new ways to leverage digital channels, and rethink how its businesses and people work.

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Days in Space: Astronaut Peggy Whitson's Groundbreaking Record

On Monday, Whitson accepted a congratulatory phone call from President Donald Trump. "It's an honor for me to be representing all the folks at NASA who make space travel possible and make me setting this record feasible", Whitson said. "Water is such a precious resource up here that we also are cleaning up our urine and making it drinkable". Whitson has been at the space station since November 19, 2016.

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India appreciates Cyprus support for UNSC membership: Modi

We agreed there is the urgent need for countries to act against those states that generate support, shelter factories of violence in our regions. Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi today held a joint press conference with the President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and discussed areas of bilateral cooperation.

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Google and Huawei have built a new Android Development board

In any event, you've got a cutting-edge Kirin 960 chipset, comprised of an octacore CPU (four A73 and four A53) and a new Mali G71 octacore GPU. The company usually prices its high-end smartphones aggressively to compete with more established rivals like Samsung and Apple, but that's not the strategy it's adopted for the new HiKey board for the Raspberry Pi-dominated single-board computer market.

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The Mystery Of Antarctica's 'Blood Waterfalls' Solved; Here's What It Is

Their finding also finally explains how liquid water - even if it's super-salty - can flow through an extremely cold glacier. "While it sounds counterintuitive, water releases heat as it freezes, and that heat warms the surrounding colder ice", said University of Alaska at Fairbanks glaciologist Erin Pettit, in a statement.

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Strong Galaxy S8 Pre-orders Raise Hopes Of Samsung Posting Record Profit

In a separate announcement, Samsung said that it would cancel treasury shares valued more than 40 trillion won ($35 billion). This area was buoyed by price gains for both DRAM and NAND memory chips as supply growth constraints and demand for more firepower on devices such as smartphones and servers boosted margins, according to Reuters .

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Hear Police in Final Moments Before Facebook Killer Steve Stephens Shot Himself

When officers approached his vehicle, Stephens shot himself. The employee took Stephens' money and waited for him to drive up to the next window before calling the police, DuCharme said. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf tweeted his thanks to the Pennsylvania State Police for their vigilance in pursuing Stephens. Sayers said that is when they first saw the police lights flashing, as the cops were in pursuit of the suspect as soon as he pulled onto Buffalo Street.

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US President Donald Trump Calls International Space Station To Congratulate Astronaut's Achievement

After Ms Whitson described technology to support long-duration manned trips to space - including a system that converts urine to drinking water for astronauts - Mr Trump went off script to express his disgust. She's the first ever science officer of NASA as well as the first female to be the commander of the ISS, which she has done twice. Whitson, telling Trump that it's such a "precious resource" said that they were "cleaning up our urine and making it drinkable".

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Former AG Sally Yates to testify May 8 in Russia probe

Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz , a Republican from Utah, and ranking member Elijah Cummings , a Democrat from Maryland, said it appeared Flynn had not received permission for or properly reported the funds he received from a 2015 speech in Russian Federation and lobbying work his firm did for Turkey.

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Acer Predator Triton 700 packs gaming laptop power without the bulk

The star of the show is definitely the new Predator X27 , which has a 27-inch 4K/UHD 3840x2160 resolution Quantum Dot IPS panel, supports HDR10, Nvidia G-Sync and has a high 144Hz refresh rate. But the Predator Triton 700 is thinnest as per the gaming laptop standards. The all-new Aspire notebook line caters to a wide range of consumers - from the family-and-student friendly Aspire 1 and Aspire 3, to the practical and mainstream Aspire 5, and all the way to the top-of-the-line Aspire 7.

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Suspense Why Kattappa Killed Baahubali! Watch Bahubali 2 Film Preview Rating

Prabhas, Rana Daggupati Anushka Shetty, Tammanah Bhatia, Nassar , Ramya Krishna Raj and many more actors had shared the screen in this Baahubali project. UV Creations, the makers of actor Prabhas's upcoming multi-lingual actioner "Saaho", feel it is special for their film's teaser to be attached and released with " Baahubali 2: The Conclusion ".

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UC Berkeley cancels Ann Coulter speech over security fears

Coulter's announcement that she intends to come to this campus on April 27 without regard for the fact that we don't have a protectable venue available on that date is of grave concern", Dirks wrote. The university says secure venues for hundreds of people are already booked there and there are threats of violence . Coulter told the Hollywood Reporter that the university had certain requirements that the author had to agree to before her appearance on April 27.

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Nintendo themed - Mario Toys with Happy Meals of McDonald's

As Switch owners will soon discover, however, that feature does come with some limitations. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Edition will be releasing EXCLUSIVELY on the Switch on April 28 . When Mario Kart8 Deluxe released in 2014, it was one of the best classics, it's even better now on Switch . The new Battle Mode options are the most compelling reasons to pick up Mario Kart 8 Deluxe .

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Samsung Elec flags stronger Q2; Elliott welcomes share cancellation

Net profit for the January-March period jumped 46 per cent from a year ago to 7.68 trillion won ($6.7 billion), Samsung Electronics said in a statement . Samsung said on Thursday that early sales of the new smartphone, featuring a new design and upgraded features, have been positive. The share price hit its intraday low at 2,098,000 won at around 9:05 a.m., upon news that Samsung decided not to create a holding company.

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Ca. Closer To Single Payer Health Care

Employers, business groups and health plans have mobilized in opposition. But Wednesday's Senate committee vote was largely symbolic, as even supporters acknowledge the proposal needs more work. Lynn Marie Morski with the Veterans Administration in San Diego. Lara trumpets that with two-thirds of California resident with one HCA plan, individuals will be relieved from the burden of "plan-switching or guesswork when insurance rates or plans change".

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Samsung's profit jumps 46 percent thanks to semiconductor

Watch this space for latest news on Samsung products. Aiming to secure a stable supply of memory chips for its iPhones, Apple may invest billions of dollars to obtain a substantial stake in struggling Japanese conglomerate Toshiba's chip business, ending almost two decades of being among Samsung's largest RAM customers.

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Play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe With Fandom LIVE!

It's a daunting task to improve upon near gaming perfection, but Nintendo approached this challenge with confidence and optimism as they sought to enhance Mario Kart 8 with a fresh deluxe version for the newly released Nintendo Switch .

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Uber's head of self-driving cars is stepping aside amid Waymo lawsuit

Levandowski's new job will remain in Uber's Advanced Technologies Group , which researches self-driving technology. Before that, he worked at Waymo, the self-driving auto project spun off by Google parent Alphabet. According to the email, the outgoing ATG lead will no longer work on LiDAR-related projects, which includes anything and everything to do with lasers that are used by autonomous cars to measure distances.

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Four AZ National Monuments on Trump Review List

Patagonia's Rose Marcario concluded her statement on the subject by saying "I urge everyone who loves America's public lands and supports the continued protection of National Monuments to contact their members of Congress and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to express outrage at the Trump administration's efforts to roll back National Monument protections".

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Facebook expands fake news initiative to crack down on state-led abuse

Facebook defines "information operations" as "actions taken by governments or organized non-state actors to distort domestic or foreign political sentiment, most frequently to achieve a strategic and/or geopolitical outcome". Mr Collins told the Guardian that the top 20 fake news stories were shared more than the top 20 true news stories during the three months leading up to the U.S.


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