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WINDOWS SECURITY Microsoft Boosts Safety with Windows Defender Security Center

Microsoft will allow customers to switch back to Windows 10 Pro if they're keen on getting non-store apps on the system. Microsoft announced that Windows 10 S will arrive in summer 2017 on a range of partner-built laptops starting from $189 (£149) that will be focused on education.

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Apple leaks new thinner, lighter iPad ... revenues

Apple introduced the iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, and iPhone 4 at WWDC, but it broke that trend when it unveiled the iPhone 4s in October 2011, and each new iPhone since has been announced in September. Cook said Apple would announce the first investment from the fund later in May. "We're initially putting $1 billion in the fund". It was once unheard of, but once again Apple has reported a decline in the number of iPhones being sold.

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SpaceX Successfully Launches US Spy Satellite

Destination Space and SpaceX nails the launch and sticks the landing on Monday on the Space Coast. SpaceX has done some government work in the past, primarily involving Global Positioning System satellites. On March 30, SpaceX last successfully launched and recovered a Falcon 9 for commercial satellite operator SES. "Tough call, as high altitude wind shear was at 98.6 per cent of the theoretical load limit".

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Apple Pledges $1 Billion Boost to US Manufacturing

Apple's second biggest employment center is in Texas (8,407 jobs), where it has a corporate campus and 18 stores. The company said that the number of iPhones sold globally fell 1 per cent in the first calendar quarter, compared with the same period a year ago.

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The Galaxy S8 has easily out sold the S7: Samsung

In fact people loved the phone so much that Samsung had release a series of software updates to render the Note 7 models in the wild useless. Samsung's Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are the new flagships winning accolades for the new "Infinity Display" feature.

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Kenya's Keitany wins London Marathon in record time

The Ethiopian ran the quickest time of 2016 when he won the Berlin Marathon in September in 2:03:03, just six seconds outside the world record, making him the second fastest marathon runner of all time. "I needed to focus and sort out my head". That's why I slowed the pace. Graham Ogan, 60, is running the London Marathon for Sense , a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, have sensory impairments or complex needs.

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Comey: Clinton aide Abedin forwarded thousands of emails to former Rep. Weiner

Mrs Hillary Clinton said yesterday that she was on the path to victory in the 2016 USA presidential election until late interference by Russian hackers and Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI) Director James Comey scared off some potential supporters.

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Is Antarctica up for another massive break up?

Professor Adrian Luckman of Swansea University said. Another neighboring ice shelf, Larsen A, collapsed in 1995. "This is approximately six miles behind the previous tip, heading toward the ice front". "Because the rift tip was in this area of basically softer ice that is very hard to fracture, then the stresses have been transferred elsewhere and something has given, i.e.it has fractured in some of the ice that is more vulnerable to breaking which happens to be about 10km further back than ...

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Acer and HP unveil their first Windows 10 S based education laptops

The upside for Microsoft is pretty strong, too, competitively speaking. This both limits its potential and gives it a potential leg up on Chromebook. If you find that there's a feature missing from Chrome, or you like the idea of adding extra functions to websites you use frequently, you have the option of using extensions to do just that, and there's a huge selection available in the Chrome Web Store .

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All Blacks will target Maro Itoje, warns Warren Gatland

And that is where Itoje's power and strong running will turn into an advantage, as Gatland added: "The more he plays the better he's going to get". All of us want the Lions to... "Initially we thought I'd be back a lot sooner and with the uncertainty around the nerve injury, I was pretty anxious". "It's been a frustrating four or five weeks", he told RTÉ Sport at a Maximuscle event this morning.

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Singaporean tourist badly bitten by komodo dragon in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

The signs instructed visitors not to get too close to the reptile whilst it was eating, as it could be unsafe, according to AP. Komodo dragons are the largest living species of dragon and are found only in the Indonesian islands of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, Gili Motang and Padar, which form Komodo National Park.

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Facebook rolls out 'Express Wi-Fi' in India, partners Airtel

The company has also joined hands with local ISPs like AirJaldi in Uttarakhand, LMES in Rajasthan, and Tikona in Gujarat. Facebook Express Wi-Fi, one of the major connectivity-focused initiatives under the internet.org projects, has been under testing in rural sections of India for quite some time.

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Google agrees to pay $335 million in Italy tax dispute

French tax authorities have also been chasing Google, and police have raided its offices in the country. Google has long argued that clients in countries such as Italy don't actually close any advertising deals with employees in these countries, but instead buy the spots from Google Ireland, the company's headquarters for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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Phishing scam "attacking" Internet users

This is not a Google app, and once the app receives permission to manage the user's emails, it sends out the same email to all of the user's contacts, asking them to repeat the process. On 3 May 2017, reports of Google Docs phishing attacks surfaced. A massive phishing campaign targeting Google accounts is ripping through the internet right now.

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THQ Nordic announces Darksiders III

Speaking of unexpected happenings, did you see that announcement for Darksiders 3? THQ Nordic and Gunfire Games have officially confirmed that Darksiders 3 is being developed and that it's scheduled to be released in 2018. Lars Wingefors, Co-Founder of THQ Nordic added: "As promised, we have taken our time to ensure that this next Darksiders will be everything action-adventure gamers and especially Darksiders loyalists could dream of and more".

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India successfully test fires Agni-ll Ballistic Missile

The test was aimed at providing the Army requisite confidence to fire the surface-to-surface missile and check its operational readiness. The missile, which is equipped with state-of-the-art avionics and advanced onboard computer, has the latest features to correct and guide in-flight disturbances.

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VED and PCP impact April 2017 new auto registrations

Now while private buyers are without doubt sensitive to things like changes in Vehicle Excise Duty, this in itself doesn't explain the massive fall in new auto registrations. Because an increasing number of cars produce emissions below this threshold, the Government changed the system so that all cars except those emitting 0g/km are subject to a flat rate of £140 a year (plus a £310 surcharge for the first five tax bills if the vehicle costs more than £40,000).

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Google rools out new feature for its Allo messaging app

The other feature, a chat backup/restore , will let you restore previous chats or backup current chats. Unfortunately, those features aren't a desktop application or SMS integration. At this point we can not deny that this is the most useful update for the usual users of Allo , the messaging app of the technology giant. Now they can also add that it backs up your conversation, provides link preview and incognito mode as well.

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Facebook profit up but warns on ad growth

Facebook announced it's is no longer reporting non-GAAP expenses, income, tax rate, and earnings per share (EPS). It remains to be seen whether Snapchat will manage to come up with a viable answer to Facebook's aggressive product strategy, though recent reports indicate that the firm doesn't have any reason to worry about its core user base leaving, though its growth is certainly suffering due to Facebook's recent endeavors.

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Google system-wide phishing scam affects United States dollars 253, Gmail users

In the meantime, if the sender is someone you know, check with them outside of Gmail before you open anything to ensure they shared a Google Doc with you. What was scarier is that when he clicked the link, it took him to a very real-looking Google.com URL that masks itself as a sign-in sheet. Eva Galperin, director of cybersecurity at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, says anyone who clicked on the link should check their Google App permissions and remove the one called "Google Docs".

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App Flaw Reportedly Creates Backdoor for Hacking Millions of Android Phones

We manually confirmed the vulnerabilities for 57 applications, including popular ones with 10 to 50 million downloads on the official market, and also an app that is pre-installed on some device models. Using the tool, the U-M team found that affected apps have tens of millions of downloads , naming Wifi File Transfer , AirDroid, PhonePal and other popular apps to avoid.

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Budget not a down-payment on new border wall

Upton will be offering an amendment, I think today, that will tweak the funding in such a fashion that may bring the moderates over", he said. After speaking with "pro-life leaders on and off the Hill ", Mulvaney said, the administration realized that if they wanted to defund Planned Parenthood in the long-term the "opportunity to do that is on the AHCA - the American Health Care Act".

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Microsoft unveils Surface Laptop with price tag of $999

Meanwhile, to simplify the Windows 10 to match a model similar to the Chrome OS is not that easy of a task. "Everything that runs on Windows 10 S is downloaded from the Windows Store", Microsoft's Windows Chief Terry Myerson said , The Verge reported.

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South Carolina Defensive Linemen Stephon Taylor, Dexter Wideman to Transfer

Wideman was one of the highest-rated players in South Carolina's 2015 signing class, but ran afoul of former head coach Steve Spurrier nearly immediately for missing class, and did not appear in any games last season after redshirting in 2015.

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'Underpenetrated' in India but optimistic about future: Tim Cook

In a recent presentation of second quarter results made by Apple , CFO Luca Maestri stated that the company had achieved double-digit growth in most markets overseas - including Germany, Canada, Australia, Mexico, Turkey, Netherlands and Russian Federation.

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Uber's self-driving vehicle division faces tough battle in Waymo court case

To bolster his request , Verhoeven said the information on the privilege log that is accessible shows that Uber and Levandowski were negotiating as early as October 2015 - while Levandowski was still at Waymo - to have Levandowski build Uber a LiDAR system based on Waymo's technology.

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The Division is having a Free Weekend

Progress will be saved and will transfer over if gamers want to purchase the full version, which will be discounted during the period. Please visit thedivisiongame.com/freeweekend for downloads and detailed information about the Tom Clancy's The Division free weekend.

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Iowan Breaks US Space Travel Record

She and newly arrived rookie crewmate Jack Fischer, 43, both spoke with the president, who was joined on the call by his daughter Ivanka Trump and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins . Whitson has had quite the illustrious career so far, making her first expedition to the Space Station in 2002, before being named the first female commander of ISS in 2007.

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Doctors hope artificial wombs could someday save premature babies

Preemies haven't had time to fully develop in the womb and, therefore, are at a higher risk of health problems throughout their life. Fetal physiologist Marcus G. Hospitals are trying to develop technologies that can help premature babies born before 26 weeks survive. The " biobag " extra-uterine device is filled with amniotic fluid and pumps the baby's heart via the umbilical cord into a low-resistance external oxygenator in lieu of the placenta in exchanging oxygen and carbon dioxide.

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'Every Person is Important': Nation tired of PM Modi's rhetorics, says Congress

Calling the youth to pursue sports in the holidays, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said learning new things will change their perspective in life and will help them to grow. These countries, besides India, are Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Afghanistan. The satellite will go a long way in addressing the region's economic and development priorities, he said.

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President Le Pen? Just '10 little points'

French polling experts said Le Pen's chances of becoming president hinged on a low turnout on May 7, with the anti-EU politician hoping to galvanise the 21m people who voted for other candidates or defaced their ballots in the first round, or another 10.6m who abstained.

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Pick Up a Google Home & a $20 Newegg Gift Card for $114

Last month The Information reported from an undisclosed source that the next generation of Google Home speakers could have mesh network Wi-Fi inside. You can use the Chrome extension to contact Assistant from your PC with any wake up phrase you want (because AutoVoice) and use the same commands you would on other Assistant devices.

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Dubai becomes first city to get its own Microsoft font

The 23 languages supported by Dubai Font are Afrikaans, Arabic, Basque, Britannic, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, Gaelic, German, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Norwegian, Farsi, Portuguese, Sami, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish and Urdu.

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Jeep Sales Slide 17% as Fiat Chrysler April Sales Drop 7%

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV ( NYSE :FCAU) have shown a high EPS growth of 86.70% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of 70.20% yoy. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $10.67 and a 200 day moving average price of $9.43.

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Ariz. sex offender cuts off tracking device, escapes hospital

Police were first alerted to the incident around 6:30 p.m.in the area of 34th Street and Thomas Road. Authorities are warning that Layton is a potentially unsafe sex offender who escaped from an Arizona state hospital rehabilitation program.


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