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Mobile launches LTE-U

If you need a refresher, LTE-U, or LTE-Unlicensed, is part of the LTE Advanced standard, which takes advantage of unused frequency from the 5 GHz band of spectrum (typically used by Wi-Fi routers) for faster LTE service. "This means that the fastest LTE network - that's T-Mobile - will only get faster". T-Mobile will be densifying its network later this year. T-Mobile likes to talk up its network enhancements, and today the magenta carrier made two more announcements .

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Chinese Mobile Manufacturer Vivo retains IPL title sponsorship for next five years

The Indian board had invited title sponsorship bids for the cash-rich league earlier this year with tenders acceptable till noon on June 27th. Vivo India is once again the title sponsor of Indian Premier League (IPL). The VIVO name will brandish before the IPL for the next five seasons, starting from IPL 2018. BCCI initiated the process of inviting bids on May 31 when it asked interested parties to collect tender documents from its office in Mumbai on payment of Rs 3 lakh.

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UK Parliament Hit By Cyber Attack Targeting Email Accounts

Members of both houses of parliament, including the prime minister, other government ministers and their aides all use the email network hit by the attack. Staff arriving at Parliament Monday morning were handed notices informing them that access to the parliamentary network was suspended for all users until they changed their passwords and put in place multi-factor authentication .

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Aston Martin RapidE gets green light for production

Williams Advanced Engineering will join Aston Martin in developing the new auto. The Aston Martin RapidE will enter production in 2019 as the brand's first fully electric auto. Aston Martin is working with Williams Advanced Engineering as the lead engineering partner on the project, with production expected to kick off come 2019.

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OnePlus 5 smartphone in India ready to sell from Amazon India

OnePlus 5 has officially gone on sale on Amazon India today. So far, the release date she is not, but probably it will happen this summer. The OnePlus 5 6GB RAM variant comes with a 64GB internal memory, while the 8GB RAM variant comes with a 128GB internal memory .

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'Extremely volatile': Johnny Depp's legal battle takes dark turn

During her nasty divorce from Johnny Depp , Amber Heard claimed that her ex physically abused her (claims that Depp's reps have continually denied), but some new allegations are surfacing claiming Depp had "gotten physical" with Heard during their brief marriage.

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Paris Agreement in focus

Like many Americans, I was disappointed but not surprised when President Trump announced his decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accords, an worldwide agreement of almost 200 countries to keep climate change within a safe 2 degrees Celsius.

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$115M Settlement Proposed in Anthem Data Breach Case

In addition to the $115 million fund, the settlement will require Anthem to implement and maintain changes to its information security systems, such as encrypting certain information and archiving sensitive data. In January , seven state insurance commissioners released a report on their investigation into the massive cyberattack against Anthem. The settlement is created to protect class members from future risk, provide compensation and ensure best cybersecurity practices to deter against ...

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Great Barrier Reef a $42 billion asset too big to fail

The UNESCO report was the first global scientific study of the impact of climate change on the 29 coral reefs with the United Nations designation as "World Heritage" sites of environmental importance. Experts say the reef has already been irreversibly damaged, while a report from UNESCO states that the reef will be dead by the end of the century if global greenhouse gas emissions aren't reduced.

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JK Rowling Marks 20 Years Since Harry Potter Appeared

Still, for the Harry Potter nerds out there (myself very much included), it's a fun way to celebrate J. K. Rowling and the series that changed childhoods everywhere around the world twenty years ago. Stranger Things and Riverdale actress Shannon Purser wrote a tweet thanking Rowling "for creating one of the most attractive worlds I've ever had the pleasure of visiting".

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Facebook, Twitter and other US tech giants join forces against terror content

Announcing the creation of the forum a blog post on Twitter read: "The spread of terrorism and violent extremism is a pressing global problem and a critical challenge for us all ". The companies say that the scope of its work "will evolved over time", but the hope seems to be that a concerted approach backed by private tech companies combined with efforts in the public sector will be effective in reducing the real-world impact of extremist content across the web.

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Did Tristan Thompson Propose To Khloe Kardashian At Her Surprise Birthday Party?

Fans immediately took to social media to ask Khloe Kardashian if she was pregnant with Tristan Thompson's baby. Reportedly, "Dad + Mom" are just the nicknames Thompson and Kardashian use for one another. " Khloe looked happy and really good", a source told E! "The family loves Tristan and they were all taking photos with him and really treated him like a family member".

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SpaceX set for rocket launch double feature

Next up, SpaceX will attempt its Iridium-2 mission launch on Sunday, June 25. The latest event comprised of 10 new satellites for Iridium that will uplift Iridium's NEXT constellation mission. It has already launched more rockets in 2017 than any other year. Musk posted footage of Falcon 9's descent to Instagram. With this launch complete, there are now 20 Iridium NEXT satellites in orbit.

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What we know so far: Samsung Galaxy Note8 edition

It was earlier speculated that Samsung is likely to launch the Galaxy Note 8 at IFA 2017 in Berlin in September. This obviously doesn't mean that the Galaxy Note 8 will cost $999 in the United States but it's certainly going to be priced in the same ballpark if this information is accurate.

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ABC Releases 'Marvel's Inhumans' Poster & Premiere Details

In tandem with the announcement, two new one-sheets were unleashed: one poster, and one banner created to tease the otherworldly city of Attilan. "Its going to be very cool", he wrote. Also starring on the series are Mike Moh as Triton and Henry Ian Cusick as an original character named Dr. Evan Declan. The drama is being written and executive produced by Scott Buck (Dexter) who is serving as showrunner, with Marvel's Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory executive producing.

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SpaceX has launched and landed two used rockets in one weekend

Falcon 9's first stage for the BulgariaSat-1 mission previously supported the Iridium-1 mission from Vandenberg Air Force Base in January of this year. On Friday , SpaceX used a previously flown rocket booster that was used in a January mission. It was the second time SpaceX has used a flight-proven first stage on a mission.

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Waymo teams with Avis to manage autonomous vehicle fleet

But you're still going have to drive your own rental vehicle for the foreseeable future. It's similar to the one Uber launched in Pittsburgh past year involving the company's own self-driving cars . The stock price for Avis Budget Group , the parent company of companies including Avis and Zipcar, jumped to a high of $29.14 per share on news of the partnership.

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SpaceX set to launch satellites from California air base

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off successfully Sunday afternoon from Vandenberg Air Force Base's Western Range, carrying a payload of 10 commercial communications satellites in an important test of the company's ability to increase launch rates.

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Chile into semis after draw with profligate Australia

Werner ensured his team avoided late drama just three minutes later, notching his second goal of the match. But Werner restored Germany's two-goal cushion. Germany took the lead in the 48th minute as a superb back-heel from captain Julian Draxler steered the ball into the path of former Turkey junior global Demirbay and he rifled a shot into the roof of the net.

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Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

Germany need a point to progress while the African champions must win by two clear goals to stay in the tournament. After a VAR review saw Ernest Mabouka eventually sent off for a high tackle on Emre Can after Sebastien Siani was initially mistakenly dismissed, Germany quickly extended their lead through Werner's first worldwide goal.

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Huawei's Honor 9 gets United Kingdom pricing in new Amazon leak

Given that this smartphone will be priced in the affordable market segment, we can expect it to set a fierce competition in the already crowded market. You get the same dual-camera setup of two 12 MP lenses, one for RGB, and one for monochrome details. Huawei Honor 8 Pro runs on Android 7 Nougat with a layer of Emoticon EMUI 5.1 UI.

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Skylake and Kaby Lake Processors Allegedly Have Broken Hyper-Threading

Kaby Lake is a little bit of a mixed bag, with Intel's latest April 2017 microcode update now a few months old, but has revisions 0x5d/0x5e that might fix these issues for Kaby Lake CPUs with signatures of 0x806e9 and 0x906e9. "This can only happen when both logical processors on the same physical processor are active", Intel's documentation on the errata explained. Specific code patterns in applications will trigger the defect, and as yet, there isn't a list of specific software to ...

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Sega and Data Discs Announce Exclusive Vinyl Album For Sonic Mania

Created by Headcannon and PagodaWest Games, Sonic Mania is notable for being developed by programmers and designers who are well-known in the Sonic fangame community. The inner sleeve of the album also includes artwork of the characters found throughout the game. SEGA in a partnership with Data Discs will bring this exclusive vinyl album to life for the masses.

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Not a single blot of corruption against my government: Modi

Google's Sundar Pichai too was pleased with his interaction with Modi . Sunny Ghai, president MGMT Service Inc., said, "Both Prime Minister Modi and President Donald Trump need to talk about dual taxation to ease our situation, so that we can invest in India and don't have to end up paying taxes on both sides".

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Hurry! Amazon Echo has been given a massive discount for today only

The Echo Show is available to pre-order for $230 and will be released on June 28, 2017 (this Wednesday). That the other two aren't discounted isn't all that shocking, as the Echo Dot is already fairly low-cost and the Echo Show can still be considered a brand new product.

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I Can't Wait To Play This Nintendo Switch Battery

We've got that great pace of content, and I can tell you there's more to be announced . Some would say that this has always been Nintendo's agenda. All of that sounds welcome, but of course we'll have to see how it stands up in real-world performance tests. "To hear that there's going to be a core Pokémon RPG experience on the Nintendo Switch , the fans are incredibly excited".

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Tesla Planning its Own Music Streaming Service

Unconfirmed reports suggest that Tesla is now in talks with major record labels with the vision of kick-starting its own streaming music service. According to music industry sources, Musk has already spoken to a number of major labels about licensing.

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Mario Balotelli agrees Nice contract extension

According to Goal .com, former Liverpool and Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has extended his contract at Nice , snubbing reported interest from Borussia Dortmund . "Today we are happy". Mario Balotelli had an average shot accuracy of 69% in Ligue 1 last season . Balotelli made 28 appearances for Nice last season, scoring 17 goals and assisting one further strike in all competitions.

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Space X launches two rockets

One of the few exceptions was Nasa's space shuttle, although the BBC says "the complexities of servicing the shuttle system after every flight swamped any savings". As mentioned, SpaceX's last launch happened just a couple of days ago, on Friday , with its BulgariaSat-1 mission . The launch will be live-streamed on the WFTV Facebook page and the SpaceX website .

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Bharti Airtel extends its 30GB free data to its postpaid users

The new expansion can be seen targeted at up surging high-value post-paid customers. Vodafone offered a similar plan where users would get 10 GB data by paying only for 1 GB data. Reliance Jio still has Dhan Dhana Dhan plan for its pre-paid users, wherein one can enjoy unlimited data at 4G speed for 84GB with a daily FUP of 1GB (unlimited data at 128kbps post 1GB usage), free voice call to subscribers of all telecom operators (local, STD and roaming) and unlimited SMS (local STD and ...

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England captain Eoin Morgan rested for T20 decider against South Africa

Jos Buttler , standing in as captain for the rested Eoin Morgan, paid tribute to Malan's knock, while also praising the character of 20-year-old leg-spinner Mason Crane (1-38), who came in for some punishment at the hands of AB de Villiers before snaring the South Africa captain for his first global wicket.

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Takata files for bankruptcy, overwhelmed by air bag recalls

The company announced the expected action Monday morning Tokyo time. The company said the move was necessary to ensure it could carry on supplying replacements for faulty air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people. At least $1 billion from the sale to Key is expected to be used to satisfy Takata's settlement of criminal charges in the USA for concealing problems with the inflators.

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Jaguar 296bhp Ingenium petrol engine extended to XE, XF, F-Pace

In the F-Pace, that means 0-62mph in six seconds and 37mpg. The new engine is manufactured at the £500m Engine Manufacturing Centre on the i54 site in Wolverhampton. The new 2.0L engine also generates 295 lb-ft. of torque and is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. It's the same engine available in the new £49,900 four-cylinder F-Type .

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President Mukherjee greets country on Eid

That first iftar dinner at the White House took place during the presidency of Thomas Jefferson over 210 years ago. President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) yesterday posted a message on Facebook to Muslims, who are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the month of Ramadan.

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Video by Anonymous claims NASA is 'about to announce proof of aliens'

The video uploaded by Anonymous featured its trademark "newsreader" in a Guy Fawkes musk, with a distorted computer voice. Recently a hacker network Anonymous made headlines and grabbed viewers attention as they claimed that NASA is on the verge to announce evidence of alien life .


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