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Microsoft laptop takes aim at Google

Besides this, it will resemble a lot the normal version of Windows 10. While its $999-and-up Surface Laptop targets college students, Microsoft has also partnered with other manufacturers, such as Acer, Asus, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Samsung, and Toshiba to produce a variety of lower-price Windows 10 S devices for schools that start at $189.

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OnePlus 5 Teased by Company; OnePlus 3T 128GB Variant Discontinued

While discontinuations for most companies would simply be caused by the popularity of one model versus others, OnePlus may have a different reason. Or are you also left wondering on whether or not the imminent presentation of the OnePlus 5 has anything to do with this decision? Judging by all the rumors, it seems like OnePlus is well under way with the OnePlus 5, its new flagship set to launch this summer.

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Snapchats no longer have to disappear after 10 seconds

The good news is that you can decide if a Snap is limitless before you send it, so it's not like anyone can view any Snap for as long as they want. Snapchat today launched a slew of new creative tools in its effort to stay one step ahead of Instagram . But it also means, for the cursory viewer, that it's a lot easier to tap through stories and not realize you're watching old, re-upped content.

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Trump Threat to Paris Climate Pact Casts Shadow Over Bonn Talks

Tillerson, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are lead Trump administration officials in favor of sticking with the Paris agreement. Trump has maintained he is committed to taking the U.S. Ms Haim said during the leaders' 10-minute conversation, they also discussed issues including the fight against terrorism, transatlantic relations, and the economy.

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Paris Grand Mosque Welcomes Macron's Election

Hollande smiled and clasped the arms of his one-time economy minister as the two men attended a ceremony at Paris's Arc de Triomphe to commemorate victory over the Nazis in World War II. That election saw a dip in the abstention rate to 20.3 percent. "In order for us to act, we will need a majority in the National Assembly", En Marche secretary general Richard Ferrand told TF1 television.

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Microsoft fixes remote hacking flaw in Windows Malware Protection Engine

However, it's likely that Microsoft will extend 1607's date of demise, as it did to 1507 and 1511, to separate it from the latter. The diversity of technology on display at the show has grown with Microsoft's emphasis on the cloud, Microsoft employees and partners say.

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United Nations climate talks begin amid uncertainty over USA position

Washington-based World Resources Institute climate programme head Paula Caballero said: "The question of whether this creates a hard backdrop for the negotiations is clearly a "yes". Separately on Monday, more than 200 institutional investors signed a letter urging governments to implement the Paris Agreement and shift to a low-carbon economy, despite Trump's threats.

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Google researchers find 'crazy, bad' Windows remote flaw

It also affects other anti-malware software typically used by IT departments like Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint Service Pack 3, Windows Intune Endpoint Protection, and others. The expert has not shared any details, but he has clarified that their exploit works against default Windows installations, and the attacker does not need to be on the same local area network as the victim.

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Capitals win, force Game 7 against Penguins

On the other side of the ice, the Pens have to be a little bit anxious. The Capitals appeared on the verge of another unceremonious exit at the hands of the Penguins going into the third period of Game 5. Pyatt gave Ottawa its first lead when he redirected Zack Smith's no-look shot on goal from near the sideboards. But the fifth game of the series was the first time the Washington offense really poked holes in Fleury, the first time they really managed to rattle his cage with ...

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Windows Defender just had to defend itself from a seriously nasty bug

Not many details were revealed in the initial tweet . Normally, Google gives a vendor 90-days' grace before going public with the details of security flaws - and often, the companies, including Microsoft, still fail to issue appropriate patches .

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Amazon Drops Free Shipping Minimum To $25

This was created to encourage more sign-ups for its annual membership program, Prime . "The fact that Amazon didn't outright match Wal-mart's free shipping timeline shows their continued commitment to the recurring revenue Prime model". While amount consumers need to spend to qualify for free shipping is lower, you'll still have to endure standard ship times before your package arrives, which can be as long as a week.

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FBI's Comey Defends Pre-Election Clinton Email Decision

Comey's letter to congressional leaders informing them of the action was immediately leaked, and Clinton says it contributed to her loss on Election Day. Worries about Russian hacks plagued the United States presidential election and its aftermath, with USA intelligence agencies accusing Russia of meddling in the race for the White House.

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White House climate change meeting postponed

The conflicting signals suggested the administration was trying to keep its options open while Trump decides whether to withdraw, a move the global community would strongly oppose. In a conference call organized by the liberal Center for American Progress, Brian Deese, a climate adviser to former President Barack Obama, said that "the race is on for which countries are going to be the 21st century clean energy super-powers".

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Healthcare Trust Of America Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (HTA)

Also, Director John Knox Singleton acquired 15,773 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 1st. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.44% and 1.86%. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website .

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Jhulan Goswami becomes leading wicket-taker in Women's ODI cricket

The world No. 2 Goswami finished with an impressive three for 20 from her 7.3 overs as India bundled South Africa out for 119 in 39.3 overs. Neetu David sits at No. India have already won their first game of the series - against Ireland Women by 10 wickets. Chasing 120, Mithali top scored a 66-ball unbeaten 51 and Mona Meshram contributed with a patient 93-ball 38 to overhaul the target in just 41 overs after Jhulan (3/20) and Shikha Pandey (3/22) made life hard for the home side.

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Obama confident US will move in right direction on climate

But the negotiations risk being sidetracked by fears that the world's number two carbon polluter will withdraw and throw the entire process into disarray. The State Department official said that the USA was focused on ensuring that no decisions are made in Bonn next week "that would prejudice our future policy", undermine competitiveness for American businesses or restrict U.S.

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President Trump congratulates record-setting astronaut Peggy Whitson

Jeff Williams held the previous record of 534 days, 2 hours and 48 minutes. President Trump and his daughter Ivanka called Whitson from the Oval Office on Monday to congratulate her. "What an incredible thing you've done", said Trump, speaking from the Oval Office on his first call with an astronaut serving aboard the $100 billion orbital outpost.

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Georgia wildfire: hot, dry conditions vexing to firefighters

Officials aren't forcing people to leave their homes, but are urging them to get out before the fire gets any closer, said Susan Heisey, supervisory ranger for the Okefenokee refuge. A wildfire sparked by a lightning strike in early April reached more than 129,000 acres by May. As of Monday, the fire had burned 210 square miles (about 545 square kilometers), including about 37 square miles (95 square kilometers) in Charlton County.

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May The Fourth Be With You On National Star Wars Day

Thanks to streaming television service Sling TV, you can actually stream the first six Star Wars films free online, on demand so you can watch them whenever you want. Star Wars Day - as May 4 is known - is kind of a big deal to loyalists of the franchise, and the Empire. First up in July is a range of Galactic Plushies: Star Wars Classic S2.

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Sinclair close to buying rival TV operator Tribune

A deal that strengthens Sinclair could greatly expand its political clout. “The Tribune stations are highly complementary to Sinclairs existing footprint and will create a leading nationwide media platform that includes our countrys largest markets.

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The Galaxy S8 Sets New Record for Samsung's "Best Ever" Preorders

Samsung originally recommended the users fix the problem manually, but has now confirmed it will allow users to rectify the issue via an update. Samsung Managing Director of Samsung Sri Lanka Youngmin Shin displays a Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone during the ceremony to launch the phone in Colombo on April 21, 2017.

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Some Galaxy S8 users experience Wi-Fi and wireless charging issues

Device protection plan company SquareTrade has published the results of its breakability test for Samsung's new Galaxy S8 smartphone. While the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have the ability for the user to modify the color of the display , Samsung has listened to feedback and has made a decision to release a software update starting from this week which will provide customers with a further enhanced ability to adjust the color setting to their preference.

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Google Doodle honours French ophthalmologist Ferdinand Monoyer's 181st birthday

Monoyer was born in France in 1836 to an Alsatian Mother and a French father. The doodle is an animated one, and when you it shows a pair of brown and blue eyes contracting and expanding while taking a look at the famous Monoyer chart . He developed the diopter, the unit of measure of the optical power of a lens. Monoyer passed away on July 11, 1912. Each row of the chart represents a different diopter, from smallest to largest.

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Here's All The Juicy Call Of Duty: BO III Zombie Chronicles Information

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is getting another DLC. A lot of people who have been gorging on the zombies content for the last decade (and wow has it been a insane long time since Treyarch has been making zombies maps for Call of Duty) were all excited and stoked about the new remastered zombies pack.

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Facebook told it must remove hate speech postings by Austrian court

Amid the ongoing global conversation surrounding Facebook's role in curbing hate speech or content that may incite violence, an Austrian court ruled that the company must delete all postings deemed as hate speech from their platform. Last month, the German government approved a tentative plan to fine social networks up to $55 million for failing to remove hate speech in a quick manner.

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Buffett: GOP Health Care Bill a Tax Cut for the Rich

In the session, Buffett honored Vanguard founder Jack Bogle's work in creating passive investment funds, saying he has saved investors "tens and tens and tens of billions" of dollars. Buffett defended 3G Capital, its partner on purchases including Kraft Heinz Co KHC.O and an unsuccessful bid to merge it with Unilever NV ULVR.L UNc.AS , and which is known for slashing thousands of jobs to make companies more efficient.

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Will the next Far Cry game be set in the Wild West?

Jeff Guillot, a producer for 2016's Far Cry Primal, said the photo is related to the sequel to one of Ubisoft's existing global franchises. Nerdbite also dug up Guillot's LinkedIn profile and notes that the company he works for has done live-action promotional material for other Ubisoft games such as Driver, Red Steel 2, and Rabbids .

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Quake Champions large scale tech test: May 12-21

It will be available for the entire tech test so you'll have plenty of time to find out. Bethesda has announced that Quake Champions will receive an open beta on May 12th. All you have to do to play is sign up at the Quake Champions website and you'll get a code immediately. To register for a key, head over to the official Quake site and put in your details.

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Russian, US foreign ministers set to discuss Syria, Ukraine in Washington

The plan is to meet U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday, May 10, and to attend the Arctic Council later on, TASS reports. According to a statement released by the Russian Foreign Ministry on Monday, Lavrov will be in Washington between May 9 and May 11 for a working visit.

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Nubia launches M2 Lite in India; exclusive to Amazon

Speaking of the end of the camera, the Nubia Z17 mini supports a 13-megapixel camera on the rear and 16-megapixel front camera for taking selfies. This device sports 5.5-inch display along with 1280×720 pixels resolution. The smartphone runs on Nubia UI 4.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. That is, one can quickly and conveniently split the screen into two by swiping up from the bottom of the screen.

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Indian equities open on a positive note

The Sensex touched a high of 30,016.04 points - crossing the important 30,000-mark - and a low of 29,877.41 points during the day's trade. The BSE market breadth was bullish - with 898 advances and 382 declines. According to Dhruv Desai, Director and Chief Operating Officer of Tradebulls, the equity benchmark indices started off the first day of the week on a firm note tracking positive global cues.

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Elderly Woman Thrown Into Pool By Man At Pool Party

James told BSO, according to an incident report, that she and another resident of the North Lauderdale Player's Place Complex development, Mitchelle Lozano, entered the pool deck to stop the party at about 6 p.m. The woman's remaining dog was able to get away at the last moment to escape falling into the pool too - but the woman was drenched, and those at the party erupted in laughter and shock at the sequence of events that had unfolded.

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Air Force's X-37B lands at KSC's Shuttle Landing Facility

Most X-37B payloads and vehicles are considered classified, so it's not completely clear what the Air Force is doing with these space planes. The last X-37B mission lasted close to 675 days and ended with a California touchdown. The Boeing-built space plane blasted off in May 2015 from nearby Cape Canaveral Air Force Station aboard an Atlas 5 rocket built by United Launch Alliance, a partnership between Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co.

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America's mystery X-37B space drone lands after two years in orbit

USA military officials say an unmanned spacecraft orbiting Earth since May 2015 has landed in Florida. US military officials say an unmanned spacecraft orbiting Earth since May 2015 has landed in Florida. As the X-37B zoomed down the tarmac at KSC's Shuttle Landing Facility (SLF), it cruised past what appeared to be a NASA space shuttle. In 2014, the US Air Force relocated the program and took over two of NASA's former shuttle-processing hangars.

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Samsung fans rejoice, Galaxy Note 8 confirmed

Samsung Electronics said Thursday its first-quarter profit surged to the highest level in more than three years as its semiconductor division posted the highest income in the company's history. But Samsung said on Thursday that it had chose to reject the proposal. It is counting on the just launched and well-received flagship Galaxy S8 to make up for the Note 7 failure.


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