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India's heaviest rocket,GSLV Mk III launched

Former Isro chairperson K Radhakrishnan said the successful launch would open up the worldwide market for Isro and that foreign satellites can also be launched from here in future. In February, ISRO made headlines when it launched a record-breaking 104 satellites into space atop just one rocket. GSAT-19's propulsion system will be later to put the satellite in its geostationary orbital position.

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India put into orbit its most powerful rocket

The GSLV - MKIII D1/GSAT-19 mission takes India closer to the next generation launch vehicle and satellite capability. The new rocket will be able to transport heavier satellites that India had previously relied on France's space agency to carry.

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London attacks: Mayor Sadiq Khan dismisses Trump criticism

The London Mayor, Sadiq Khan has called on the British government to cancel a planned state visit by Donald Trump after being attacked by the USA president in several widely condemned tweets. As part of a statement to his constituents , Khan said, "My message to Londoners and visitors to our great city is to be calm and vigilant today".

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New search underway near home of London Bridge terrorists

Both men lived in Barking, an ethnically diverse part of east London where police carried out several raids on Sunday and Monday. Three men fled the van with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market , police and witnesses said .

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United Kingdom prime minister faces pre-election heat over London attack

On Monday evening in London , a massive crowd gathered at Potters Fields Park , adjacent to London Bridge, to hold a vigil and pay tribute to those slain and the survivors of the attack. "One witness said he saw a woman stabbed '10 or 15 times" by the men, who he said shouted, 'This is for Allah'. "The men then ran down a set of stairs and began stabbing people at a number of different pubs and restaurants in Borough Market, a historic fruit and vegetable market".

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India sees 2017 monsoon rains at 98 pct of long-term average

According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), the south-west monsoon is going to arrive in the state of Maharashtra by June 13. IMD said rainfall during July and August will likely be 96% and 99% of the long period average, respectively.

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'Refreshing and strange': Trump's demands drive wedge into NATO

This will change", Trump had tweeted . Merkel said she reached that conclusion after the G7 and NATO Summits, in which Trump took part and during which the differences between the policies of the new United States administration and its allies in Europe and elsewhere became patently obvious.

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New Smart Speaker Expected as Apple Kicks Off Worldwide Developers Conference

Apple also showed off new features for its iOS mobile software and lots of other fun stuff. The next iOS may also have new features designed for artificial intelligence, the application of computers that learn and understand things like humans.

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Apple teases iMac Pro for $5000

The 21.5-inch model will have Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 for a graphics speed boost of up to 80 percent. That's a big jump over the older model, which offered a maximum setup of a 2TB Fusion Drive (configurable to 3GB), or up to a 1TB SSD.

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NASA renames Solar Probe Mission to honour pioneering physicist Eugene Parker

NASA announced Wednesday that the red-hot mission would be named after Eugene Parker , a University of Chicago professor who developed a theory of solar wind almost 60 years ago. "You can see the sun is shining, you can see the birds are singing". "Solar Probe is going to be the hottest, fastest mission", Fox said. A 20-day launch window for the spacecraft's liftoff atop a Delta IV Heavy rocket opens July 31, 2018 .

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Scotland will be independent by 2025, Nicola Sturgeon believes

As she campaigned in Bishopbriggs , East Dunbartonshire, the First Minister said: " There is a possibility as we see the polls narrow that we could deny Theresa May a majority, and certainly deny her a bigger majority, which is why she called this election.

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Google Increases Android Bug Rewards to $200000

The company said Thursday that there were no payouts for the top reward for what it describes as "a complete remote exploit chain leading to TrustZone or Verified Boot compromise" - the highest award amount possible. The Nexus 6P will be receiving an update that weighs about 33MB and installs the June Android security patch. Just make sure that you are smarter than the other kids who are already doing it! If responsible disclosure rules are followed, the pay-out can be lucrative.

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Apple aims to 'reinvent home music' with HomePod smart speaker

The research firm eMarketer says than 35 million people in the USA are expected to use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month this year, more than doubling from last year. Apple could use the keynote to shed more light on those plans. So far, the service has limited payments to purchases of products and services from companies and other organizations.

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'Wonder Woman' is a hit that even Hollywood can't ignore

As my sister-in-law reminded me, Wonder Woman was to be the first female directed superhero blockbuster, and she was concerned that the rumors could cause the film to underperform at the box office. Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins told EW that Gadot's commitment was inspiring. That scene was just a slightly tense scene of them walking. Only one scene was reshot post production, and, in my opinion, it was a necessary change.

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Apple unveils $349 HomePod to compete with Amazon Echo, Google Home

The main improvements touted for iOS 11 were a new control centre and updates to Siri. Apple previewed the next version of watchOS 4 , its operating system for the Apple Watch . You can delete your Messages from your iPhone, since they'll all be stored in the cloud. For photos, Apple is replacing JPEGs with a new format meant to reduce file sizes.

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Microsoft has trademarked a mysterious 'S' logo for 'video games and consoles'

The idea of it being a logo for the new Xbox seems slightly odd, considering we already have the " Xbox One S ", but perhaps it could be a brand specifically created to highlight the Xbox One S as Scorpio's cheaper, 1080p cousin. Due to this, the Scorpio Dev Kit sports higher specs than what the consumer version will have, featuring 4 more control units in the CPU, 12gb more ram, and an additional 1tb SSD.

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SteamVR Coming To Mac

The internal upgrade, which brings the all-in-one PCs up to speed with other computers, provide an improved and more powerful performance to the system. No release date or price was confirmed, nor did Apple comment on options for older systems without TB3 support. Apple demonstrated the capabilities of VR on a MacBook by showing off a Vive HTC demo.

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Apple Embraces VR at WWDC 17

Apple's also pushing out a new update to its Metal graphics suite that provides developer access to the GPU . According to Apple's own benchmarking, Safari is the world's fastest browser available on High Sierra , delivering 80% faster speeds than its rival Google Chrome .

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MacOS High Sierra: Everything You Need To Know

And despite not revealing much of anything officially, there are a few things you'll reportedly be seeing from Apple after the WWDC kicks off at 1 p.m. You can send money from the debit or credit card stored in Apple Wallet, and it will be deposited into the recipient's Apple Pay Cash account, which is a new digital debit card.

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Apple unveils HomePod Speaker, taking on Amazon Echo and Google Home

A new Apps tab features all apps that aren't games, and an Updates tab shows installed apps that have available updates or have been updated recently. Everything you'll need is on one page, so you don't have to scroll. iOS 11 offers enhanced augmented reality features courtesy of ARKit , a toolkit for developers.

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Two of the three London Bridge terrorists are named

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said the the bridge attacks were evidence of a disturbing trend in terrorism: seemingly spontaneous attacks against soft targets that require nearly no planning in advance. Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the main opposition party, has slammed May for the cut in police numbers, saying that "you can not protect the public on the cheap", and promising to recruit another 10,000 police officers if he is elected into power.

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"Apple Reveals New 10.5" iPad Pro with Better Camera, Display, and Processor

This particular model will most likely come together with a 7 gen Core Kaby Lake-U processor made by Intel. The desktop models will have the "best Mac displays ever ", the company said. The 12.9-inch Pro keeps the same 2,732 x 2,048 resolution (and 264 pixels per inch pixel density) as the first-gen model. Featuring a stunning new space gray enclosure, iMac Pro packs incredible performance for advanced graphics editing, virtual reality content creation and real-time 3D rendering.

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'Mr Arsenal' Wenger backed to win another Premier League title by Iwobi

The final name earmarked by the transfer chiefs at the Emirates is Leicester City wide-man Riyad Mahrez, who of course helped the minnows to Premier League glory in 2016, clinching the PFA Player of the Year award along the way. Giroud was once again left out of Arsenal's starting XI as they secured the 13th FA Cup crown in the club's history last month, but still made a telling contribution as his first-time cross found Aaron Ramsey for the winning goal.

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IOS 11: What To Expect At Apple's WWDC 2017

Though there's a lot of content available through Apple TV and the TV app, Amazon Prime has always been noticeably missing, just as Apple TV has never been available through Amazon's storefront. So, what should you expect from Apple's WWDC 2017 announcement? Apple is taking on Amazon and Google with its very own smart speaker, the HomePod.

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#ChrissySentMe: Good deeds inspired by Canadian killed in London terror attack

It is not yet known how the two men named knew each other. "We will change and adapt to what appears to be a new reality for us", she said. Additionally, there are around 20,000 individuals who are former subjects of interest. The Metropolitan Police said one attacker was Khuram Shazad Butt, aged 27. The mayor's spokesman earlier on Monday made clear that he was telling Londoners not to be anxious about the increased presence of armed police officers in the city.

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Daughter from 'The Cosby Show' stands by comedian at trial

He arrived at a court in the Philadelphia suburb of Norristown, accompanied by actress Keshia Knight Pulliam , who played his daughter Rudy Huxtable in the United States hit series The Cosby Show. Cosby has said he will not testify. "Let this trial play out", he said. The unsealed deposition was central to Cosby's arrest in December 2015. He pointed out the alleged offence occurred in 2004 and the first criminal case on the matter collapsed, in part due to inconsistencies in Ms ...

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Apple adds external GPU support, now selling $599 VR development kit

Graphics: As Graphics are all about GPU performance, Apple's API for high new version of Metal for graphics is Metal 2 . Apple is pushing the Mac as a machine that's made for virtual reality , with new hardware and software updates built for VR.

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Man arrested over note found in Australian airliner toilet

Police emphasised "all of the occupants were secured and safe within five minutes of its landing". The details of the note also remain unknown. A NSW Police spokesman confirmed that a man was being questioned over the incident while also praising fellow passengers and the Virgin crew for their response and cooperation.

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India's heaviest rocket with GSAT-19 all set for maiden flight

Until now, ISRO was dependent on foreign launchers for launching communication satellites that weighed more than 2300 kg. GSLV-Mk III at around 43 metres is slightly shorter than Mk-II version that is around 49 metres tall. The rocket is also capable of placing a payload weighing up to eight tonnes in Low Earth Orbit (LEO), enough to carry a manned module. "All activities for the launch of GSLV Mk III-D1 and GSAT-19 mission is going on".

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These Are the Biggest New Features Coming to the iPhone

Apple also introduced iOS 11 , the next version of its iOS operating system that powers the iPhone and iPad . "We are so pleased to welcome Amazon to Apple TV ". The combination should be more appealing to professional and enterprise users than the smallest iPad Pro. iOS is also getting a variety of photo and video improvements.

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Apple Announces Smart Speaker, Device Upgrades, and iOS 11

Federighi added that Apple will share more about its augmented reality strategy "later this year" (likely when it unveils the next iPhones). The company's new MacBook Pro models pack tons of power , and the new iPad Pro features a bold new design.

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NASA Plans To Launch A Probe Next Year To 'Touch The Sun'

That's more than seven times closer than any spacecraft has come before. NASA next year will send a spacecraft closer to the sun than any has ever ventured, to help scientists forecast potentially catastrophic solar storms that could shut down Earth's power grid and cause as much as $2 trillion in damage in the USA alone.

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'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature coming to iPhone iOS 11

The company also introduced its updated operating system for the Apple Watch . The OS also will enable users to monitor glucose levels and other health metrics. That money can immediately be used in retail stores that take Apple Pay or can be moved to a bank account. The Siri voice response system will sound more lifelike, and translate several languages.

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Sony exec on backward compatibility: 'Why would anybody play this?'

It was also stated that a "Pro" version of the Dualshock 4 controller is "something we continue to look at", so add that one to your E3 bingo cards. We still work with a lot of indies, but it's slowing down. Sony Interactive Entertainment vice president Andrew House told Japanese newspaper the Nikkei Asian Review that Sony this year is building more PlayStation VR headsets to meet the growing demand.

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New Smart Speaker Expected At Apple Conference

Apple's ( AAPL ) annual Worldwide Developer Conference ( WWDC ) kicks off Monday in San Francisco. The speaker is one device on a list of things that Apple could unveil. The free software update for mobile devices, iOS 11, is expected in September, when Apple typically releases new iPhones . Finally, the leak also said that Apple's iMac and MacBook Pro lines would be getting some spec bumps during the course of 2017, but planned improvements to the design of both ranges won't ...


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