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Asus ZenFone AR coming to Verizon this summer

However, the press release announcing the Verizon partnership states that the handset will pack 6GB of RAM. That includes Project Tango for AR and the Daydream VR platform. Asus had unveiled the world's first Tango-powered and Daydream-ready smartphone, the Zenfone AR at CES 2017 show held earlier this year in January.

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Ransomware Attack Hits Businesses Across The World

Cyber security experts said the spread of the worm dubbed WannaCry - "ransomware" that locked up more than 200,000 computers in more than 150 countries - had slowed but that the respite might only be brief amid fears it could cause new havoc on Monday when employees return to work.

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EU fines Facebook over misleading information

During vetting of the acquisition with the European Commission in 2014, Facebook said it could not automatically match Facebook and WhatsApp user accounts. Facebook was found guilty of not giving the full information about the merger with WhatsApp back in 2014 to the European Commission. According to the merger regulation, the Commission can impose fines of up to 1pc of the aggregated turnover of companies, which intentionally or negligently provide incorrect or misleading information to ...

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Why the NVIDIA Corp Share Price Soared Today…

Shares of listed graphics chip company NVIDIA Corp [NASDAQ:NVDA] soared more than 17% today, as the company grew its revenue by more than analysts expected, revealing that it was making progress on expansion into new markets. If you are accessing this article on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright legislation.

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Google Pixel 2 Specifications And Other Details Leaked

The fingerprint scanner will keep its place on the back of the phone, just below the cameras and due to the glass back, the Pixel 2 is also expected to come with support for fast wireless charging, similar to the Galaxy S8. Since the Pixel 2 will be running Android O right off the bat, we can expect numerous RAM-related optimizations, so it is highly unlikely that the phone will require this much memory.

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Isuzu's business in South Africa

In South Africa , Isuzu will acquire GM's light commercial vehicle manufacturing and GM will cease manufacturing and sales of Chevrolet in the domestic market, subject to local regulatory requirements. Moreover, the $93 billion industry contributes 7.1 percent to the nation's gross domestic product and nearly 50 percent of India's manufacturing output.

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Korea on US missile defense system

Harris called on all nations to implement far stronger sanctions against North Korea, and for more trilateral cooperation between the U.S., Japan, South Korea, citing "a partnership with a objective if there ever was one". The agreement for the leaders to meet in late June followed a meeting in Seoul between Chung Eui-yong, Moon's foreign policy adviser, and Matt Pottinger, the Asia director on Trump's National Security Council, Moon's spokesman Yoon Young-chan said.

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Donald Trump to discuss extremism in Afghan, Pak with Muslim leaders

Riyadh is expecting the US President to make assurances that his administration will continue to crack down on the Islamic Republic and to maintain the pressure it is exerting with regards to its malign activities. Trump meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican. This is a strategic partnership based on common vital interests and cooperation. At end of the summit, leaders are going to launch global counter-extremism center in Riyadh, which will fight an "ideological battle", he added .

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English soccer introduces retrospective bans for simulation

How will the new bans work? The new offence will be called 'Successful Deception of a Match Official.' The process would involve a three-strong panel of experts sitting in judgment on divers who escape on-field action from the match officials, much in the same way as now happens with incidents of violent conduct.

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FCC Launches Review Of Media Regulations

In his statement , Commissioner O'Rielly argued that the proposal approved today asks the public for their input on the FCC's approach and suggested that the final version will be one that "fully and fairly responds to substantive arguments".

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Google Assistant arrives on Apple iPhone as battle with Siri heats up

Google, which gets most of its revenue from its dominant search engine, also released a host of new features for Google Home , a speaker released previous year. Executives are also laying out how the company is expanding the reach and capabilities of the Google Assistant , which is now available on some smartphones and an internet-connected speaker called Home.

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Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave passes away, PM Modi condoles death

He was also closely associated with Narmada conservation through his organisation- Narmada Samagra and also played an important role in organising the Simhastha Kumbh and World Hindi Conference previous year. The two-time Rajya Sabha member from Madhya Pradesh complained of uneasiness in the morning and was rushed to All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where he breathed his last, official sources said.

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Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52

Sources who spoke with Chris' wife Thursday morning tell TMZ , Vicky Cornell spoke with her husband during soundcheck before he took the stage in Detroit and after Wednesday night's show. "R.I.P., Chris". After Weiland's death, Cornell told a radio station there was a long history culturally of "not deifying, but glamorizing a little bit, 'the dead guy, ' whether it's a rock star or a famous actor".

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Google Announces New Wireless VR Headsets By HTC And Lenovo

Current VR headsets, including Facebook Inc .'s Oculus Rift and Google's own Daydream system, require a PC or phone. All of the necessary computer pieces will be housed within the headset, from the main processors to graphics hardware, storage, and wireless support.

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Three into two won't go in Champions League race

For a Champions League play-off between Man City and Arsenal , the final day results needed are Watford 4 - Man City 0 & Arsenal 1 - Everton 0. "We want to get in there, let's give ourselves every chance", he said . Largely invisible until then, Sanchez's 20th Premier League goal makes him the first Arsenal player since Robin van Persie to reach that milestone since 2011/12.

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YouTube opens mobile streaming for all

The move by the company to roll out the functionality to everyone is being speculated to be an effort to compete with Instagram and Snapchat, among other social media platforms that enable their users to broadcast videos to their subscribers and other users whenever they want as per Android Headlines.

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What it means for you

The new tool can be personalised by user, and a single switch also can disable any type of data usage. On the app, scroll to the bottom of the Personalization and data page in settings and tap See your Twitter data . This means if you visit sports websites on your laptop, you might see sports-related ads when you're browsing Twitter on your mobile device. The company has also updated how it will share non-personal, aggregated, and device-level data.

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Scientist plays matchmaker to rare, left-coiling snails

Shortly thereafter, Tomeu, a saucy left-coiling snail from Majorca, was introduced into the situation and they all went into a simulated hibernation in the fridge together - but when they woke up, Lefty and Tomeu ended up mating only with each other.

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Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow Brings New Animation, Gaming Experience to Beloved Franchise

From the mind of The Simpson's creator Matt Groening, Futurama is a comedy series which follows the adventures of Fry, a not-so-smart guy who works delivering pizzas in the year 2000, and who falls on cryogenic sleep by accident. Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow will feature RPG-like quests and character levels, space exploration, and arcade-like combat. About Futurama FUTURAMA focuses on the life of PHILIP J.

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WannaCry 2.0: Get Ready For a New Round of Ransomware Attacks

Keep security software up to date. The malware spread rapidly inside computer networks by taking advantage of vulnerabilities in mostly older versions of Microsoft Windows. Alex Abdo, a staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, said Microsoft and other software companies have strategically settled lawsuits that could lead to court rulings weakening their licensing agreements.

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Samsung Electronics to release new tablet PC

We might also see the elder sibling of the Galaxy C10 as well in the near future, which would be known as Galaxy C10 Plus. Samsung is expected to join the dual camera trend this year with its upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 8.

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South Korea willing to reopen communications with North amid missile crisis

Lee added that the communications were severed by Pyongyang a year ago in the wake of new sanctions following North Korea's last nuclear test and its decision to shut down a joint industrial zone operated inside the North. Han said the THAAD anti-missile unit deployed by the United States military in the South detected the missile, marking the first time the controversial system has been put to use since its deployment in April.

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Dennis Quaid to portray George W Bush on new season of 'ACS'

Created by American Horror Story Ryan Murphy, American Crime Story is an anthology series filled with twists, turns, and plenty of hard-hitting truths. Vance, Sarah Paulson and Cuba Gooding Jr., all of whom appeared in People v . Bush's role in the drama should be particularly interesting, because Murphy has revealed that the "crime" element of this story will come out of the USA government's failures in responding to the natural disaster.

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Senate returns after Democrats push ahead on 'grand bargain'

The bills were separated on Wednesday in order to allow lawmakers to vote on the merits of the ideas individually. They included an overhaul to the way schools are funded and a fix for beleaguered state pension systems. And so a lot of heavy lifting remains in the Senate, not to mention the House, where Democratic Speaker Madigan has long contended that no extra issues should be tied to the budget.

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Senate Judiciary Committee requests Comey memos-and Trump's recordings of those conversations

Comey wrote the memo after he met in the Oval Office with Trump, the day after the Republican president fired Flynn on February 14 for misleading vice president Mike Pence about the extent of his conversations a year ago with Russia's ambassador, Sergei Kislyak.

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EU offers 'fairness' to Britain in Brexit talks

She added: "That's not malice". The German chancellor added that her suggestion "isn't malicious" but an "obstacle" would be created to "compensate" the remaining 27 European Union member states if such a policy emerged. Addressing the European parliament in Strasbourg, Barnier cautioned against an aggressive approach to the talks due to start after the UK's general election on 8 June, the result of which he said he hoped would bring stability.

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Local fans unleash the force for 'Star Wars' day

Mark Hamill , 65, - yes, Luke Skywalker himself - tweeted a fun fact about May The Fourth, marking how the day is connected to Al Capone , Margaret Thatcher and Will Arnett , 47. New rumours from the Star Wars fan community have suggested that a showdown between General Leia and Supreme Leader Snoke could take place at the start of the forthcoming film, The Last Jedi.

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Higher taxes and spending in Labour manifesto

The manifesto commits to a fiscal credibility rule, requiring a Labour government to eliminate the deficit on day-to-day spending within five years and ensure that debt is lower at the end of the next parliament. A "no deal" scenario would be "the worst possible deal". Mr Corbyn sought to put some distance between Labour and the Conservatives on Brexit , promising that Labour would take a different approach in the negotiations, prioritising access to the single market and the customs union.

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HTC Unveils the U11 Squeeze-Sensing Smartphone

U11 comes with a 5.5-inch Quad HD display that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. HTC has already started taking pre-orders of its Snapdragon 835-powered flagship but if you're looking to avail a discount on the company's latest and greatest smartphone, then you've come to the right place.Squeeze while in your messages app and you launch voice dictation, while it's also possible to re-assign squeezes to specific apps - for example to launch Facebook or another of your social ...

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Destiny 2 Supports Cross Saves Between PS4 and PC?

We'll also be live from the event in Los Angeles, getting some hands-on time with the game. Those interested can watch the news and gameplay as it unfolds Live at 10am Pacific or 1 PM ET via the live.playstation.com hub. As well as providing a first look at Destiny 2 gameplay Bungie will also be offering a chance to win a ticket to this year's E3 2017 games conference.

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What you need to know about North Korea's missile test

North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency called the missile a "new ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket", and it said the "Hwasong-12" was "capable of carrying a large, heavy nuclear warhead". "North Korea has been a flagrant menace for far too long", a statement released over the weekend said. Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking in China, condemned North Korea's latest missile launch as "dangerous" but cautioned against "intimidating" the ...

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Chinese state media says US should take some blame for cyber attack

With the world still getting to grips with the unprecedented global cyber attacks through the WannaCry ransomware, the group that made such an attack possible has promised that it would soon be making tools available, which could lead to similar attacks in the future.

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Google Assistant Gets Smarter, Comes to iPhone

Google today revealed that Google Home is gaining support for hands-free calling. According to Google, over 70% of all Assistant requests are expressed through natural "conversational" language queries, with many of them being follow-up questions.

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Google Gives Artificial Intelligence More Power in its Products

It can identify a flower, give you details on a restaurant and - drawing the most applause from the audience - you can point it at a friend's WiFi information and it will automatically connect you, saving you the headache of typing in an alphabet soup of a password.

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Google challenges Apple's Siri by opening digital assistant to iPhone

As has been the pattern in the past, Google is working its way through the alphabet, which means that Android 7.0 ("N", for "Nougat"), will be replaced by Android 8.0, AKA Android O. The Assistant can now speak and understand more languages ( sadly, not any of the Indic languages, yet). New apps, including the free version of Spotify and home Bluetooth streaming will add to Google Home's media chops, while new proactive features will wake Google Home so that it can remind you of upcoming ...


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