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South Korea names new unification minister to handle North Korea ties

The recent drone appears to be very similar in design to the one found in 2014, which used technology from the 1960s, and therefore may not be capable of transmitting the photos to North Korea remotely. The South Korean president told Mr Infantino: "If neighbouring Northeast Asian countries, including South and North Korea, can host the World Cup, I think that would contribute to peace between South and North Korea and in the Northeast Asian region".

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OnePlus 5 Black And White Camera Sample Shared By CEO

The image is a little blurry but confirms what we've already seen before. We are barely a week from the day of OnePlus 5's official launch, which is scheduled for June 20 globally and June 22 in India. 12, a fingerprint sensor with a ceramic coating, and a 3,300 mAh battery that will support Dash Charge . Similar to Samsung Galaxy S8 , the same report also adds that the upcoming OnePlus 5 will ship with the latest Bluetooth 5.0 standard.

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Sessions vows to defend himself against 'false allegations'

There's no need to mince the words, Jeff Sessions' testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday was no testimony at all. In his dramatic appearance before former colleagues, Sessions also contradicted a contention made by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey at a hearing last week before the same panel.

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US college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

They also revealed they learned of his medical condition last week. "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime" in North Korea , Warmbier's parents said. Warmbier was sentenced in March 2016 after a televised tearful public confession to trying to steal a propaganda banner. "With Dennis Rodman's celebrity I think it is bringing attention to Kim Jong Un that he does not deserve and shouldn't get", he said.

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Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on

Bill Cosby leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial, Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Norristown, Pa. (David Maialetti/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, Pool). Montgomery County Judge Steven T. O'Neill also read portions of the deposition in which Cosby said he claimed he had a prior sexual encounter with Constand.

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11 ways iOS11 is better than previous version

The company's executives showcased some of the most important features of iOS 11 on stage during the keynote. These renders, which are purely speculative, have been released by iDropNews and gives us a look at how the iPhone 8 might look when the latest iteration of Apple's mobile operating system unveiled at the Worldwide Developers Conference ( WWDC'17 ) earlier this week.

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Mobile broadband subs to double to 8.3 bln by 2022

Ericsson forecasts LTE will account for 80 percent of total subscriptions by 2022. By the end of this year alone, the report predicts that average active smartphone data consumption will reach 6.9GB per month in the US. It has taken only five years for LTE to cover 2.5bn compared to the 3G technologies WCDMA and HSPA which took eight years to reach that milestone. As a result, worldwide mobile data traffic will increase to 71 exabytes a month by 2022, up from the current figure of 8.8 ...

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Mojang Bring Crossplay and 4K to Minecraft on Xbox One

Additionally, Minecraft is also throwing in a server browser to its latest update . The first piece of information revealed and arguably one of the most important pieces of information we've seen in modern gaming is the introduction of cross-play servers for all Minecraft players.

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Greenpeace in Spain protests Trump climate decision

Trump - who has called climate change a "hoax" and "mythical"- made the controversial decision last week to opt out of the deal. She said the town will bring in a new electric vehicle charging station; they will start a project to erect a solar array over a former landfill; and they will look at strengthening a storm water ordinance in anticipation of increased flooding due to global warming.

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Xbox One X Announced

Spencer also used this argument to justify the $100 price premium over the PS4 Pro ($499 versus $399). In addition to the console's support for 2160p (also known as 4K) visual display, Microsoft has claimed these features make the Xbox One X the most powerful console in the world - although it will also be the most expensive.

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What is Airplay 2? Apple's multi-room speaker system explained

With the update, Apple has added the ability for users to see what your friends are listening to, so that you can find new music. Texts sent via iMessage will also be intercepted. Siri will also be capable of contextual learning. Yes, it will run on other iPads, from the iPad Air 2 onwards, but it takes advantage of the higher refresh features of this iPad in a way that will convince some people to make the switch.

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E3 2017: Microsoft unveils Xbox One X

Spencer also says he expects the majority of consoles that Microsoft sells next year will be Xbox One S. The device, which had previously been known by its codename Project Scorpio , comes with faster components than its predecessors. The PS4 is a bargain at a fairer price , superb graphics and they have a wider collection of games to offer. The PS4 Pro, which hit the market late previous year, became the first available "4K" gaming console and helped to solidify Sony's lead in ...

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IPad Pro 10.5 Review Roundup

In nearly every way I can think of, the new iPad Pro is a superior device. Last week, Apple updated nearly their entire product line. The new keyboard shifts keys to one side of the screen to make one-handed typing much easier. The new size is certainly a plus if you're considering using the iPad Pro as a laptop replacement. Neither has it added any new biometric identification system, such as iris scanning that has become more common with other vendors.

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E3 2017: Sony Shows Spider-Man PS4 Gameplay; Out In 2018

So where did it fall apart this year? I'm having a hard time telling the difference between Days Gone and The Last of Us . It's great that Sony had new trailers for a range of games. Originally released in 2005 for PS2 and developed by Team ICO with Fumito Ueda as director, the game became an instant classic. But even now, you can see the genius in Microsoft's strategy of making Xbox more than just a console play.

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Sony unveils new ''Spider-man'' game at E3 expo

It was an exciting show for PlayStation owners, but if you missed it, here are the biggest announcements Sony made last night. Sony's line-up for late 2017 suddenly looks a little threadbare, with an Uncharted game that's a standalone expansion and the long-delayed GT Sport leading the way.

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Nintendo announces Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions

You'll control both Mario and Luigi as you solve puzzles and kick butt throughout several different worlds on your way to find the dastardly Bowser. The publisher made the announcement during its Treehouse Live stream, where other games including Super Mario Odyssey and Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle were shown.

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Uber Vice President Emil Michael Resigns Amid Internal Investigation

An Uber board member iterated that the karaoke-escort bar incident was one of focal points of the report and that it made a strong recommendation to relieve Kalanick and Michael from their positions. Kalanick proposed taking time off last month after a boating accident that killed his mother and sent his father to the hospital. The ride-hailing service, valued at U.S.

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Mario Kart VR is real - here's your first look

Director of Bandai Namco, Makoto Asanuma says he wanted to see synergies between the company's big name IPs and virtual reality along with broadening their expertise in related technologies such as haptics. Thanks again to MoguraVR for the translation. The Japanese gaming giant, which has its US headquarters in Redmond, Wash., is releasing a Mario Kart VR arcade game supported by the HTC Vive headset.

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Two Georgia correctional officers killed, police hunt for 2 inmates

How the two inmates managed to reach and overpower the guards remains under investigation, Sills said. They may be armed with the officers' Glock pistols. marshals, and Georgia law enforcement. Curtis Billue had worked for the state department of corrections as a guard for 11 years and lived in Milledgeville, according to his brother.

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Sessions rejects hint of collusion with Russian Federation as 'detestable lie'

Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Vice Chairman Mark Warner, D-Va., jointly announced that Sessions would testify on new developments Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. Maybe most prominent is the Democrats' insistence that those testifying share conversations they've had with President Trump. WASHINGTON , United States of America - The White House has moved to put a lid on speculation that President Donald Trump might fire the special counsel investigating the Russian ...

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Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault case scrutinizes his words

Constand told police she was semiconscious as he molested her. Ms Constand said on the witness stand that she did not know Ms Jackson. "We came here to say thank you to Andrea Constand for having the courage to testify and for shedding light on a crime that too often stays in the shadows, which is sexual assault and especially drug-facilitated sexual assault", said Jane Manning, director of advocacy for the NOW chapter.

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Minecraft to get 'Super Duper' 4K graphics on Xbox One X

Minecraft is about to get a whole lot " Better Together " with its next major update, unifying the game across multiple consoles and platforms, letting you play (almost) anywhere. "This pack will be available on Xbox One and Windows 10 , performing best on high-end PCs and the Xbox One X", Microsoft said in a blog post. Massive servers will be introduced and player made content will be integrated for everyone to experience.

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Razer Thresher Ultimate Headphones For Xbox One And PS4 Announced

But now, following a series of controllers and gamepad releases over the last few years, the company is finally stepping into the world of console gaming with the Razer Thresher Ultimate - a premium headset specifically designed for players to use with their Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles.

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Hawaii Becomes First US State To Adopt Goals in Paris Climate Accord

Participating cities and states represent 120 million Americans and contribute $6.2 trillion to the USA economy, and include OR and cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Houston as well as smaller cities like Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Dubuque, Iowa.

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Can Apple HomePod Challenge Google Home & Amazon Echo? We Find Out!

Prior to officially pulling back the cover on its newest piece of hardware-the HomePod speaker-Apple had an image up on the big giant screen facing the audience at their Worldwide Developers Conference that had both a Sonos speaker and Amazon's Echo speaker positioned next to one another.

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Embattled Uber CEO Kalanick to take leave of absence

The Holder report also recommended Uber should also enact something akin to the National Football League's "Rooney Rule", which requires teams to interview minorities for head coach vacancies (the rule is named after longtime Pittsburgh Steeler's owner Dan Rooney, who championed more diverse hiring in the NFL).

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Game 5 Finals loss can be blamed on the bench

Aron Baynes played in the 2014 NBA Finals with the San Antonio Spurs against a LeBron James led Miami Heat . "I just try to do everything to help this team win and more ", James said . last July. "Since 2012 he is the only one I have ever looked at", Durant said. Durant did indeed join a ready-made contender by teaming up with two-time reigning league MVP Stephen Curry on a team that won it all in 2015 and were runners-up past year after a season in which they had a ...

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Reasons Why You Should Skip the Xbox One X At Launch

The Xbox One X won't just bring upscaled visuals, the lighting, draw distances and many more graphical flourishes have been reworked to present a very different, more tangible look to the game. When both consoles launched in 2013, PS4 benefited from a $100 lower price, racing out to an early sales lead it has never relinquished. But to stand out among competitors, such as the Sony PlayStation and Nintendo Switch, it needs to offer a compelling collection of games.

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Apple announces upgrades across all its Macs at WWDC 2017

The refresh iMac displays are 43 percent brighter than previous ones, with 500 nits and 10-bit dithering and the capability to reproduce 1 billion colours. The one difference is a drop to $1,299 for the entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro . Now for the pricing, the MacBook costs $1299 for the base model while the MacBook Pro with function keys will start at the same $1299.

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Sony Can Easily Win E3 2017, Here's How

This game will be launched on 2018 Fall and supports Xbox One , PS4, PC platforms. The new chips should be far more power efficient than older designs allowing crucially for far more power in a living-room-friendly design. Minecraft is also set to get a 4K upgrade later in the year in the form of the downloadable Super Duper Graphics Pack, which adds new lighting effects, including dynamic shadows and increased draw distance so more of the world is visible as you look toward the horizon.

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Tiger is heading back to rehab

Woods, 41, was arrested in the early hours of 29 May, slumped at the wheel of his vehicle with the engine running near his Florida home. "What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications", he explained. "I want the public to know that alcohol was not involved", he said in a statement . At one point, he told cops he thought he was in California. An FDA warning notes that when you combine Xanax with an opioid like Vicodin, the results may include profound sedation, ...

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The Elder Scrolls 6 isn't in development

Rumor has it Bethesda will be showing off the next entry in the Wolfenstein shooter series , supposedly dubbed " New Colossus ". Today, Bethesda had their E3 2017 Xbox briefing . Dishonored: Death of the Outsider should be available in September. The game is coming out on October 13. Bethesda announced a number of sequels to popular titles such as Wolfenstein , The Evil Within , and Dishonored .

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Star Child is an upcoming sci-fi sidescroller for PS VR

Take a look at the best PSVR games and best HTC Vive games . The first saw The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim make the jump to another new platform. The game is just one of many titles that Supermassive Games is concurrently developing, with other E3 2017 titles like The Inpatient and Hidden Agenda .

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Microsoft issues Windows XP critical patches amid 'elevated risk' of cyberattacks

Tuesday's updates, this updated Microsoft post shows, include fixes for three other exploits that were also released by the Shadow Brokers. Patches for these operating systems are rare since they both reached their end-of-life many years before, and Microsoft has officially stopped providing security updates for both OS versions.

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Microsoft's Xbox One X won't support virtual reality

The Xbox One games and accessories you already own are compatible with Xbox One X , so if you're an Xbox gamer, chances are you already have a library of games that will look and play better on Xbox One X . Check out our Xbox One X vs PS4 Pro guide and decide whether is Spencer is right for yourself. Spencer throw some shade on techniques created to upscale an image to 4K from lower resolutions, such as checkerboarding tech used by nearly every PS4 Pro game that supports ...


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