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Indian teen acid attack survivor wows New York runway

Stylists, bloggers and fellow models cheered her on as she debuted in NY. This week, the 19-year-old flew from India to the United States where she walked the ramp at New York Fashion Week, determined to show her quiet defiance as a survivor, and to promote the #TakeBeautyBack campaign.

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Mother Teresa honored at special Atlanta service

Mother Teresa's legacy complements Pope Francis's vision of a humble church that strives to serve the poor, and the festivities are a highlight of his Holy Year of Mercy , which runs until November 8. He recalled seeing her working with the poor in Washington, D.C., and in a soup kitchen in one of the worst neighborhoods in the South Bronx many years ago when he was in college.

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Belkin made the iPhone 7 Lightning adapter we all knew was coming

It's the Apple version of a normal USB port, used for charging the phone and for transferring files. The iPhone 7 wasn't the first phone to axe the iconic 3.5 millimeter headphone jack, but it is likely the most popular to have done so thus far in the history of mobile technology.

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First Reactions to Apple's AirPods? Anger, Confusion - and Memes

The new solid state home button on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus certainly felt much more durable than previous iPhone home buttons. "We're excited to offer the Lightning Audio + Charge RockStar to our customers, extending our family of RockStar multi-port products and creating an easy way for people to charge and listen on the go", says Steve Malony, VP, GM Belkin.

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The iPhone 7 is Apple's hype machine, perfected

Apple confirmed to Quartz that you don't need to bring the phone's original box, or USB cable or charger-just bring the phone itself. Despite some earlier rumors, Apple didn't use the extra space to make the iPhone 7 or 7 Plus any slimmer than last year's models, the 6S and 6S Plus.

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US Defense Chief Accuses Russia Of 'Eroding International Order'

He mentioned Russian aggression in Ukraine and Georgia; its "unprofessional behavior" in the air, space and cyberspace; and its nuclear saber-rattling. "Meanwhile NATO.has been writing a new playbook for itself". The secretary and minister discussed Turkey's recent successes against ISIL in Northern Syria, said Cook, adding that Carter assured Işık of the United States' continued support for Turkey's efforts to clear ISIL from its borders.

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Three Australian Airlines Ban Galaxy Note7 Users From Charging On Flights

Petersburg, Florida resident Nathan Dornacher and his family had just returned home from a yard sale on Labor Day when the fire started. "Following Samsung's product recall announcement, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices may not be used or charged on board Virgin Australia flights", a Virgin spokesperson said.

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Sony announces PlayStation 4 Pro with 4K gaming

Furthermore, he adds that "forward compatibility" will be added to older games so they can be played without a hitch on the PS4 Pro console. The TV is the big investment, not the PS4 Pro. Although many developers will bring graphical improvements to their games , some PS4 games won't support the PS4 Pro in a meaningful way. Stay tuned for more news and updates about the newly announced PlayStation 4 Pro.

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Apple iPhone 7 is not a game changer. Here's why

In a statement provided to CNBC , the company says that it expects the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus to be "incredibly popular" with customers. They use a Lightning Port instead of a normal headphone jack. I do think Apple is experiencing physical and cost margin issues with Watch. And you'll need to know your current wireless account password. "It's not just about your iPhone anymore", she said.

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NASA spacecraft blasts off to collect asteroid dust

Scientists believe Bennu is covered with organic compounds dating back to the earliest days of the solar system. Nasa hopes the solar-powered Osiris-Rex will bring back the largest payload of space samples since the Apollo era of the 1960s and 1970s, when American explorers collected and carried back to Earth some 800 pounds (360 kilograms) of moon rocks.

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Cutting the rope: Apple launches wireless AirPods

All in all, Apple's event was very underwhelming. Chief executive Tim Cook will lead the unveiling at a live event in San Francisco , and has previously spoken of the success of the device. Apple introduced AirPods , innovative new wireless headphones that use advanced technology to reinvent how we listen to music, make phone calls , enjoy TV shows and movies, play games and interact with Siri, providing a wireless audio experience not possible before.

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Models Were 'Dropping Like Flies' at Kanye's NYFW Show

The girls are prepping for a busy week ahead; Kendall gears up to walk New York Fashion Week and Kylie will attend shows in support of her model older sister, keeping an eye out for future Kendall + Kylie trends. I mean, everything down to certain fabrics and patterns. The sisters said they've benefited from appearing as models for designers they admire. "I think it's cool to be able to see both sides", Kendall said.

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Everything you need to know about the Playstation 4 Pro

House went on to add that it will not be possible to add 4K UHD to PS4 Pro through a firmware update. The PS4 Pro will launch on November 10 for $399 and the slimmer PS4 will launch on September 15 for $299. This makes the PlayStation 4 Pro ideal for gamers, less so for those who also want the highest-quality home theater experience possible. Meaning they had to account for various hardware and scale the game accordingly, which allows them to take that same technology to PS4 Pro .

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Release of water not enough to raise samba crop: TN BJP

Hundreds of buses were taken off the roads in protest in the Bengaluru-Mysore section and between Chennai and Bengaluru . With political parties also supporting the day-long shutdown called by a federation of over 500 pro-Kannada organisations, including farmers, traders and businesses, security has been stepped up and additional forces deployed across the state to maintain law and order.

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Nintendo Won't Rule Out Amiibo Support for Future Smartphone Games

Shigeru Miyamoto recently appeared at Apple's iPhone 7 event and made a number of interesting comments about the future of Mario . The game was developed by Niantic, which is partially owned by Nintendo and Google parent company Alphabet (GOOGL).

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Apple discontinues iPhone 5s, 6 & 6 Plus following iPhone 7 launch

The wireless earbuds will be compatible with a wide variety of Apple products and will require that the device to be updated to the latest versions of iOS 10, watchOS 3 or macOS Sierra. Look at the bottom, and there's no headphone jack. Using machine learning and a feature Apple calls "Depth", the iPhone 7 Plus' camera will be able to recognize a person's face, do a depth-map of their position, and then blur the background to create a DSLR-like portrait shot with bokeh effect.

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LG Unveils the First Phone To Ship with Google's New Android

I'm speaking of LG Electronics, makers of the V20 handset, which even without the shadow of an Apple announcement would be unlikely to generate anywhere near the attention of a new iPhone. It features a 5.7-inch Quad HD resolution in-cell display . The device also features , as with previous versions, a second-screen feature but now with improved visibility features .

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Local researchers find Zika virus in tears of mice

The agency said it is reviewing the latest scientific information on Zika and may update its guidance later. The mosquito that transmits the virus is not found in the United Kingdom so risk to the wider British public is deemed to be "negligible" by health leaders.

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This Is the iPhone 7 You Should Buy

While Amazon (and Apple's own Twitter) already gave us a look at the iPhone 7 before Apple's big event (whoops.), it's now official: there's a new iPhone, and there are some big changes. Under Cook, Apple has spent years carefully curating an "ecosystem" in which one product gradually pushes consumers into buying another. On the iPhone 7 , which also gets the updated 12Mp sensor and f/1 .8 lens, Apple has added optical image stabilisation - something that has always been ...

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8 things you need to know about the Sony PlayStation 4 Pro

Releasing the Pro before the new Xbox gives Sony an edge over its rival for the holiday season. The PS4 Pro can upscale games to 4K resolution but stops short of being able to handle native 4K games. It's coming out a week before PS4 Pro , but Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will have full support for the upgraded console when PS4 Pro arrives.

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Carolina Panthers at Denver Broncos

Mark My Words: Cam Newton uses his MVP award-winning scrambling ability to avoid Denver's violent 3-4 scheme and connects with tight end Greg Olsen , as well as Devin Funchess for a pair of touchdowns. Cam Newton will have his best receiver, Kelvin Benjamin , back from injury for this contest. Fast facts: This is the first Super Bowl rematch played on Kickoff Weekend since 1970.

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Trump Admits He Did Talk to Attorney General Overseeing Trump Universi

When I need something from them, two years later, three years later? And at the time the illegal donation was made, Bondi was deciding whether to go to bat for all the Floridians who had been allegedly bilked by the phony Trump University .

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Everything You need to Know About Apple iPhone 7

Both will use Apple's W1 chip and Class 1 Bluetooth wireless connectivity. Cutting the cordThe redesigned earbuds - with cord - will be included with the new iPhones. Apple's challengeThe company is trying to reverse its first decline in iPhone sales since the company's late founder, Steve Jobs, unveiled the trendsetting device in 2007.

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Huawei Officially Launches Nova and Nova Plus Smartphones at IFA 2016

The camera is also slightly better, as the rear cameras is 16 megapixels. In addition, the Huawei nova smartphone series supports fast autofocus for unbelievable accuracy, helping consumers to capture wonderful moments in their life. "These handsets will allow users to burn more brightly, to get the most out of each day and to enhance their lives with the best specifications and functionalities in the segment".

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Apple Watch Redesigned, Debuting Alongside iPhone 7

More important, though, is the lack of a headphone jack on the iPhone 7. Restoring is just as easy: You enter your Apple ID during initial setup, then wait while iCloud restores settings and reinstalls apps. Often users tend to buy older models post the launch of a new variant since they expect a price cut. A big improvement for the iPhone 7 is that the phone will now come with 32GB of storage as standard, instead of a meager 16GB.

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Apple Sells Off, But You Probably Shouldn't Be Worried

The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus have the exact same dimensions as the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus (not counting the camera "hump", of course). The headphone jack is century-old technology - why not get rid of it the same way Apple killed the CD drive and Ethernet port on laptops? That means that anything an iPhone owner now plugs into the headphone jack will keep right on working through the lightning port at no extra cost to them.

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Sony Add 4K, HDR To PlayStation4 Pro

Sony's decision to launch the new PS4 Pro console with 4K and HDR was discussed by, Sony Computer Entertainment's president and group CEO Andrew House during the PlayStation Meeting event in NY on Wednesday. The statement also included some statistics on sales of 4K-compatible TVs in the UK. "Both we and Sony are investing in 4K as the future of the console space, and we have a history of adding features to our hardware".

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Samsung announces Galaxy Note 7 United Kingdom recall

These problems aren't isolated to a single country, either. So far, there have been no reports of injuries related to the problem with the phones. Samsung promises to make the replacements soon for those consumers who have placed pre-orders and are yet to receive the device. With the risk of fire from these devices, word came down this week that the FAA might ban the device from being carried on airplanes in the US.

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Elder Scrolls Online gets 4K treatment on PS4 Pro

Every PS4 on the market will soon receive an update that makes them compatible with HDR TV sets (which is arguably as important as 4K, if not more so). PlayStation Pro, whose code name is "Neo", will support Sony's virtual reality headset, due to launch in October. Project Scorpio promises to run games with native 4K resolution at 60 frames per second.

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Russian spacecraft with 3 cosmonauts onboard lands in Kazakhstan

With the conclusion of his fourth trip to the International Space Station, Williams has accrued 534 days in space, the most by any USA astronaut in history. Two Russian ISS Progress cargo craft also delivered supplies earlier this year. ISS Expedition 49 officially began with the departure of the Soyuz from the station.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 users can replace their smartphones from Sept 16 onwards

Exchange their current Galaxy Note 7 device with a new Galaxy Note 7, which will be available next week. At the moment, it isn't clear whether or not Samsung's battery supplier will share some of the costs associated with the recall .

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September 2016 Apple Event date confirmed - here's everything we know

Recent rumors had indicated the iPhone 7 would not be a major compared to iPhone 6S. Apple is also expected to be releasing new "EarPod" earphones which could either work wirelessly or could connect directly with the lightning jack. However, as people upgrade their handsets less frequently, Apple faces a revenue decline this year. This story was first published on CNN.com, " Apple's next iPhone will likely be unveiled September 7".

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Trump temperamentally unfit, unqualified to be US President: Clinton

And perceptions of Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state, which came up frequently in Wednesday night's forum, has shifted over the past year and a half from an issue that voters deemed mostly irrelevant to her character or ability to serve as president to one which nearly two-thirds judge as an indicator of her fitness for the job.

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Galaxy Note 7 banned from flights on Qantas, Jeststar, and Virgin Australia

The fire in Dornacher's vehicle came just days after Samsung announced a massive recall of all Note 7 phones, after it discovered that some phone batteries were overheating and exploding. "The FAA and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration are working on guidance related to this issue", said an FAA spokesperson.

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Hubble Finds 'Fossil' of Early Milky Way

Never observed anywhere in the bulge before, this peculiar cocktail of stars suggests that Terzan 5 is in fact one of the bulge's primordial building blocks, most likely the relic of a dwarf galaxy that merged with the Milky Way during its very early days.


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