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Samsung Issues Galaxy S8 Software Updates Following Consumer Complaints

If using the iris scanner will prove to be popular in its local market, we might eventually see other markets adapting it for financial transactions as well. With strong sales numbers, looks like one of the top smartphone manufacturers is back. Although it is still to early to speak on the performance of this smartphone, what we know so far is that the Snapdragon 845 System-on-Chip (SoC) will be fabricated on second-generation 10nm manufacturing process.

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CIA chief visits South Korea after latest missile test raises tension

Some analysts say a missile the North test-fired on 5 April, which USA officials identified as a Scud variant, also might have been a KN-17. The latest launch, which South Korea said was a failure, came just hours after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned the UN Security Council of "catastrophic consequences" if the global community - most notably China - failed to pressure the North into abandoning its weapons programme.

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United Nations hopes Trump will preach human rights to Duterte Featured

Malacañang confirmed the invitation in a separate statement, saying "President Donald Trump called President Duterte yesterday (Monday) evening", adding that "t$3 he ambit of the conversation between the two leaders includes the expression of commitment of US President Trump to the PHL-US alliance and his interest in developing a warm, working relationship with President Duterte".

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Houston Texans trade up to get QB Deshaun Watson

Watson broke VY's National Title yardage records in the 2016 Title game when Clemson lost to Alabama. Deshaun Watson of the Clemson Tigers reacts against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2016 College Football Playoff national championship game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 11, 2016 in Glendale, Ariz.

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IDC: Samsung and Apple stagnate as smartphone market grows

Strong 4Q'16 holiday sales carried over into January with replenished stocks of the larger iPhone 7 Plus in most regions. Apple introduced a refreshed iPhone SE with more storage capacity (32GB and 128GB). The big three smartphone vendors in China, Huawei, Oppo and Vivo are now rapidly rising in the global race. The clear leaders are Huawei , OPPO , and vivo , which have all well outpaced market growth for over a year now.

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Galaxy S8 Owners Reports That The Smartphone Is Restarting By Itself

Galaxy J Prime has been made available by the company through T-Mobile and MetroPCS in United States. A PC Advisor report , citing Samsung Display Engineer Kim Tae-wrong , stated that the Galaxy X's technology would not be ready for mass production this year.

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Turkish President suggests multilateral dialogue on Kashmir issue

The Turkish president added that the transition to payments in Turkish liras and Indian rupees would have a positive impact on the economies of the two countries. "We agreed that no intent or goal or reason or rationale can validate terrorism ", the prime minister said. "Our bilateral trade turnover of around 6 billion dollars does not do full justice to convergences in our economies".

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31 of the Best Signs From the March for Science

Bill Nye, the Science Guy, was one of the main organizers of the event , and stressed science serves everyone. In the past, Trump has said climate change was a hoax that was stifling policies to foster economic growth. Dr. Jacob Trevnio, Nano-Science researcher at the City University of NY, was among the marchers. In Spain, hundreds assembled in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville.

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Trump congratulates NASA astronaut who sets space record

Whitson also explained to Trump how technology in the space station allows astronauts to convert their urine to drinking water. Whitson also holds two other records. It took her ten years to prove to NASA that she had the right stuff to become an astronaut. She called it "a huge honor" and thanked the NASA crew that helped make it possible.

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Deshaun Watson finally gets his moment at the NFL Draft

Now, in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Texans did not miss out on the second version of Vince Young. "I can get the job done whenever it's needed, especially in those pressure situations". I try not to take the path. By that time, they pinned their hopes on Tom Savage but he was never the long-term answer at QB. "So I think that we will be better because of that".

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 is already a smash hit

Samsung, meanwhile, is expected to face hurdles in securing enough inventory to meet the record-beating preorders for the Galaxy S8 smartphones. Anticipation is high for the worldwide release of Samsung's next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, this Friday.

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Trump maintains laissez-faire position on gun control

At his NRA speech, Trump urged local NRA members to "get out and vote". While Trump praised Handel for keeping Democrat Jon Ossoff from winning the all-party primary outright, Trump complained that too many Republicans had run in that contest and hurt one other's chances.

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Simple, no-bake recipe to make bricks from Martian soil found

Space agencies like NASA and SpaceX are already preparing for their respective missions. ENGINEERING.com visited Napier in the Lockheed Martin booth at the USA Science and Engineering Festival, where he shared the goals of Generation Beyond and its centerpiece, the Mars Experience Bus .

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Lawmakers seal deal on $1T plan government-wide funding bill

While losing on the wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, Trump won a $15 billion down payment on his request to strengthen the military. Politico first reported that deal could be announced Sunday night. The budget does not defund Planned Parenthood or "sanctuary cities". The deal delivers about half of Mr. Trump's request for $30 billion more in defense spending.

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The French election may save Europe but hurt Ireland

Macron finished first on 24 percent, ahead of Le Pen with 21.3 percent. "I think the euro is dead", she said in the video. But in a country as important to Europe's future as France, the stakes could not be higher. Emmanuel Macron, as a former minister under the current and highly unpopular president Francois Hollande, has demonstrated his hostility to the working class by pushing for "reforms" that would roll back the rights of labor and line the pockets of French capitalists.

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Hollande urges French to vote Macron

Many had hoped that mainstream politicians - on both the left and right - would unite against Le Pen's far-right in the run-off. "The National Front is a racist, xenophobic party that is anti-women and anti-workers because it is also an economically liberal party", he said.

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Nintendo Announces the New Nintendo 2DS XL for June

Nintendo unveiled a surprising announcement last Wednesday when they announced the New Nintendo 2DS XL, supposedly a continuation of the budget 2DS line that released back in 2013. He added: " New Nintendo 2DS XL sports a lovely clamshell design and offers a great balance between price and performance". Remember when Nintendo's handhelds were clearly named (GameBoy, GameBoy Pocket, GameBoy Color, GameBoy Advance) and didn't sound like a word jumble? It will come in two bold new colour ...

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Healing garden to open at children's hospital in DC

Trump came to town for the grand opening of the Bunny Mellon Healing Garden, an outdoor space for young hospital patients and dedicated - appropriately enough - to America's first ladies. At the end of March, Ivanka received the status of an employee of the federal government and her own office in the western wing of the White House.

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Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds

On one hand, further clashes between Turkish and Kurdish forces in Syria could potentially undermine the US -led war on the Islamic State group. Erdogan also said that Turkey will continue operations against the terrorist PKK and its Syrian offshoots the PYD and YPG, the PYD's armed wing, similar to strikes earlier this week on Mt.

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This artificial womb could keep premature babies alive in future

Their hearts were pumping blood through their umbilical cord into a gas machine outside the bag and electronic monitors measured their vital signs, blood flow and other crucial functions. " This system is potentially far superior to what hospitals can now do for a 23-week-old baby born at the cusp of viability". According to Flake within the next 10 years extremely premature infants would be able to continue to develop in chambers filled with amniotic fluid, as opposed to lying in incubators ...

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Google's Alphabet Profits From Advertising Sales Surge As Cloud & Hardware Grow

Alphabet reported revenue for its first fiscal quarter 2017, which ended March 31, of $24.8 billion, up about 24 percent from the $20.3 billion the company reported for the first fiscal quarter 2016. Google's shares were up 4 percent in premarket trading on Friday. As per the latest reports, he increased his compensation by nearly 2 times from the year 2015 in the year 2016.

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Turkey willing to be involved in resolving Kashmir issue: Erdogan

But diplomatic tensions between Austria and Turkey predate this escalation with other European countries after Austria led earlier calls to stop EU membership talks with Turkey. "All issues will be discussed, including India's UNSC membership", a top official told BusinessLine . The two sides are also expected to sign a series of agreements.

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Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better

Tensions have increased as North Korea pushes to develop its missile and nuclear weapons programs in defiance of global sanctions and President Donald Trump warns of the potential threat Pyongyang's action pose to other countries. "But it is clear more needs to be done, and we're going to ask China to do more as we do more as our South Korean and Japanese allies - but really all nations - have to take a look at this regime".

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Everton vs. Chelsea, Premier League

Everton have Enner Valencia available after the striker was ineligible to face parent club West Ham last week. Paul Merson has warned Chelsea fans that Tottenham look ready to keep the pressure up on the Blues in the Premier League title race.

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International Labour Day: PM Modi salutes Indian workers

May all your work succeed and may you find and do good and as a result get promoted, respected and prospered every day of your labored life. By 1 May 1890, May Day demonstrations took place in the United States and most countries in Europe.

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Alphabet (GOOGL) Rallies on Q1 Earnings Beat, Solid Ad Sales

Starting in March, more than 250 YouTube advertisers began boycotting YouTube in response to reports that ads were appearing on the platform alongside offensive or inappropriate content, including white supremacist videos. 19,930 crores) in the most recent quarter, a gain of about 50 percent from the same quarter a year earlier. Google's net revenue - excluding $4.63 billion in traffic-acquisition costs - was $20.12 billion, up 22% from a year earlier, topping views.

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Deshaun Watson already bought his mom a new auto

The Texans swapped first round picks with the Browns while also throwing in a first round pick in next year's draft . Aside from negotiating a contract with the Texans, of course, Watson had some dealing of his own to do in the days following the draft .

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Trump holds hope for progress on health care

Finally, after being pressed several times, Trump responded, "This bill has evolved..." It seems even after 100 days, the president is still not aware of the fact that the federal government is perfectly capable of focusing on both North Korea and health care reforms (or would be if Trump had not filled his administration with such a bunch of bigots with no government experience).

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Facing Random Restart Issues, Some Users Report

Yonhapnews quoted Samsung as saying earlier: "Bixby Voice is going through an iterative process to build up a user's voice, instructions, and other knowledge through a learning engine called Deep Learning". The release date of the Galaxy X, however, is an entirely different matter. According to reports, T-Mobile is finally dispatching the Android Nougat 7.0 operating system update to the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 smartphones.

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Trump signs order to restart exploration of Atlantic, Arctic fuel drilling

It's also not clear whether the Trump administration can reverse a separate offshore drilling ban that Obama announced a month before leaving office. Ahead of his 100th day in power on Saturday, the order is part of Trump's efforts to fulfill his promise to "unleash American energy" to create jobs and end the country's dependence on foreign oil.

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US NSA spy agency halts controversial email sweep

The change in policy comes after the NSA said it conducted an in-house review of Section 702 activities and " discovered several inadvertent compliance lapses" that involved queries of Americans. Under Section 702, NSA collects internet communications in two ways: "downstream" (previously referred to as PRISM ) and "upstream". Signed into law in 2008, the law's authorities are scheduled to expire at the end of this year unless renewed by Congress.

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Murray loses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals

Reduced to sometimes spinning in his first serve at second serve speed, Murray paid the price as Thiem torched his returns winning 12 of 21 points played on the Scot's first serve in the final set. There were 8 break points in set number 3 and the rivals exchanged breaks in games 1 and 2, and again in 6th and 7th to stay neck and neck. Nadal also enjoyed a comfortable afternoon as his quest for a 10th Barcelona title continued unhindered with a 7-6 (7/1), 6-2 win over Korean qualifier ...

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Marathon monkey business as 'Mr Gorilla' Met officer finishes 26-mile route

The man dubbed Mr Gorilla is raising money for the Gorilla Organisation - so far more than $41,500 dollars has been pledged. Tom Harrison, aka Mr Gorilla, completed the lengthy running course on Saturday after pulling himself along using his hands, as well as his feet, for a gruelling 10 to 12 hours a day in a bid to raise awareness for the large primates.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones with Tinted Screens Anger Users

According to tech analyst Eldar Murtazin, this was the Galaxy S8 Plus that later became the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 , further posting images, suggesting that the images are legitimate photos. The Galaxy S8 series comes with a hybrid SIM slot allowing users to use two SIMs or one microSD and one SIM card. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 + aim to distinguish themselves from the crowd on the basis of their design prowess.

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Rangers fan appears to mock Celtic's Scott Sinclair with monkey gesture

Last Sunday, the Rangers broke their series of 8 unbeaten games, losing 0: 2 to Celtic in the semi-finals of the Scottish Cup . Rangers manager Pedro Caixinha admitted his side had been outclassed. Stuart Armstrong dispossessed Emerson Hyndman in a risky area and he immediately fed the ball to Griffiths who entered the 18-yard box on the left channel.


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