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EU Team Mulls Another Record Fine For Alphabet Inc (GOOGL)

The EU has charged Google with anti-competitive practices in Android, such as requiring phone manufacturers to pre-install services like Google Search or Chrome on their Android phones in return for access to the Google Play Store. In addition to the aforementioned case, Google was also being invested on two other counts - the Android Operating System and Adsense. At the time the EC said: "The Commission believes that these business practices may lead to a further consolidation of the ...

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OnePlus 5 starts receiving OxygenOS 4.5.5 update

While OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T have been getting software updates in regular intervals, the same can not be said about the OnePlus 2. Weighing in at 59MB, the new firmware brings optimizations and improvements to the Wi-Fi connectivity, voice calling, battery consumption while video recording, as well as tweaks to the vibration motor.

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NASA To Shoot Didmyos Asteroid To Defend Earth From Destroying Impact

Scientists are expecting the asteroid to pass by Earth at a safe distance in October 2022, before returning in 2024. Luckily, NASA has now approved a project that will do just that: the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART), in which a satellite will strike an asteroid when it's about 9.9 million miles away from Earth in the early 2020's.

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Innovation, technology can boost India-Israel ties: Modi

We will also cooperate to combat growing radicalisation and terrorism. The two leaders are to hold talks on Wednesday. Modi met Abbas in New Delhi in May. While several governments have broken off ties with Israel in support of Palestinian statehood, India and Israel have maintained diplomatic relations for 25 years.

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SpaceX Reschedules Intelsat Satellite Launch

Check back then to see if the third time's the charm for SpaceX's third launch in under two weeks. The final milestone, separation of the satellite from the second stage, occurred seconds ago and marks the completion of SpaceX's 10th successful launch of 2017.

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China's Vision for a Straddling Bus Dissolves in Scandal and Arrests

The Transit Elevated Bus also known as TEB which is already sitting idle on its tracks, is now under the scanner over its fundraising drive. Police have detained more than 30 people associated with Huaying Kailai, a company that has been selling an investment product to raise money for the development of the bus.

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Cuphead Is 100 Percent Microsoft Exclusive, Will Not Come to PS4

The member of the StudioMDHR team also revealed that the company owns the IP, rather than Microsoft. Depending on whether or not Cuphead is a success for developer StudioMDHR, we might see the platformer hit Mac and Linux afterward, with the former taking precedence.

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Take cover, Doomfist is coming to Overwatch

A recent Overwatch crash report recently name dropped Doomfist , listing "1.13.0.0 Doomfist / Summer Games" in the text. If you've followed Overwatch at all, you've probably heard the name Doomfist . With the current Doomfist apparently working with Talon and causing destruction at the Numbani Airport, it appears that Ogundimu is aligned with evil, unlike Ngumi and similar to Adeyemi.

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Supergroup PLC (LON:SGP) Earns Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

The Firm sells and offers a range of fashion-related content on ASOS.com. The company has market cap of $11.79 billion. The Company has interests in approximately two producing fields in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Taq Taq and Tawke, with access to local and global markets.

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Nubia launches 'N2' smartphone in India at Rs 15999

Adding to the battery-specific category, nubia launched its N2 smartphone today in India. Everything about the smartphone like the specs etc. remains the same and you can refer our website for more info on that. For selfies, there is a 16MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 5P lens. The biggest highlight of the Nubia N2 is its 5,000mAh battery, which the company claims to last about 3 days on a single charge.

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Amazon Prime Day 2017 Countdown Features Exclusive Alexa Voice Shopping Deals Today

Voicebot analysis that was limited only to the USA, says that the milestone was reached for the first time on June 30, 2017. Amazon really wants you to give voice shopping a try. You can ask the Jam Voice to play music through streaming services, such as Amazon Music, TuneIn Radio and Spotify. It has been confirmed that Amazon will host a Prime Day sale event, but this time, Amazon Prime members will be able to enjoy huge deals for more than just a day.

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Boston Red Sox Win In Extra Inning Thriller In Texas

NOTES: Boston SS Xander Bogaerts (tightness in groin) sat out a second consecutive game but took swings in the indoor cage and did some agility work on Monday after responding well to treatment. The play came in the bottom of the ninth, right after Mike Napoli tied the game with a solo home run. While great plays aren't out of the norm for Pedroia, this was next level.

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Saraki is #Trending on Twitter & Here's Why

The Nigerian senate on Tuesday saw some mild drama following attempts to declare Bukola Saraki as the acting president of Nigeria. The Senate has also vowed to suspend all issues relating to confirmation from the Executive until such matters of confirmation as contained in the constitution were strictly adhered to, just as it urged the Acting President to respect the constitution of the land.

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Snapchat's 'Creepy' Location Sharing Prompts Schools' Warnings

Snapchat's buzz around the update said, "Snapchatters on iOS and Android globally will have a new way to see what their friends are up to, what's happening around the world, and get inspired to go on an adventure". "If you have a child who uses the internet, talk to them about it", he said. Third-party apps that work on both Android and iOS are one solution - Familonet Family Locator and Safety , Glympse , GeoZilla and Life360 are among the free or cheap programs; all offer real-time ...

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Dinosaur extinction paved way for swift rise of frogs

To better understand how frogs evolved, scientists created a new phylogenetic tree-a branching diagram of evolutionary relationships-using data from hundreds of frog genomes. The new analysis, based on data assembled primarily by graduate student Yan-Jie Feng at Sun Yat-Sen University in Guangzhou, China, focused on the sequences of 95 genes located on chromosomes in the nucleus and how they changed over time.

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Why Roman concrete still stands strong while modern version decays

Nobumichi Tamura, an ALS staff scientist, said the X-ray beamline where the Roman concrete samples were studied can produce beams focused to about 1 micron, or onr-thousandth of an inch, "which is useful for identifying each mineral species and mapping their distribution".

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Design Leaked in Render, Matching Previous Leaks

The S8 Mini will have the same design as its bigger siblings but comes with downgraded specifications under the hood. Battery: Galaxy Note 7 R has powered by 3200m Ah non removable battery and sport USB. Additionally, there will also be a new S Pen in the device. The company is taking its own sweet time to integrate the best features into the device, as it also marks 10th-year-anniversary since the first iPhone was launched.

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PlayStation YouTube Channel Rips Xbox's Anthem Trailer

While highlighting the visual capabilities of the Xbox One X, the gameplay trailer revealed several things that players can expect from the first-person shooter, including various kinds of exosuits, flying through the air with jetpacks, and teaming up with allies to carry out missions.

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Activision might launch more Crash Bandicoot games

Sane Trilogy having just recently released for PS4, it's safe to say that excitement for the once-PlayStation mascot is at an all-time high, especially with the compendium's sales in the United Kingdom having recorded the best week of any single-platform release in 2017 after its first week of availability in the region.

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ZTE to launch the Nubia N2 smartphone on July 5

The Nubia N2 was earlier launched back in March in China, and it is the successor to past year launched mid-ranger Nubia N1. The Nubia N2 smartphone is now listed on e-commerce website Amazon.in . Based on the listing, #Zte's upcoming flagship model Nubia N2 will be a powerful mid-range device, equipped with a 5.5-inch 720p AMOLED display and dual standby nano SIM, both capable of accessing 4G networks.

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Elon Musk finally just announced when Tesla Model 3 deliveries will begin

Tesla will need to keep pumping out the vehicles , as Electrek reported that there had been over 400,000 pre-orders of the Model 3 back in August of previous year. The CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk has confirmed that the first production version of Model 3 will be revealed by this weekend . From there, production is set to grow exponentially over the coming months.

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Andy Murray Tops Alexander Bublik, Advances to 2nd Round of 2017 Wimbledon

Speaking about the sport which he is so well-known for, he added: " Tennis is a tough sport and the demands we put on our bodies on a daily basis are huge". "I'm definitely recovering really well". So I do feel like I let myself down a bit out there. Murray, Djokovic, Nadal or Stan Wawrinka could all leave the All England Club with the top spot.

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SpaceX Dragon Splash Down Off California Coast

This baby has had nearly no problems, which is an incredible feat, considering it's the first reuse of a Dragon vehicle". It said: "The astronauts are almost done loading Dragon with time-sensitive research samples and used station hardware for analysis on Earth by scientists and engineers".

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Flagstaff Hotshots emerge from Goodwin Fire with two fawns

Fire crews continue to work the northern and western flanks of the fire, which now has a perimeter of 62 miles. U.S. Forest Service personnel stationed inside the tower also reported the incident. Those aircraft, including three very large DC-10s, were protecting the ground crews. For almost an hour, aircraft remained grounded. Yesterday afternoon, an off-duty YCSO deputy spotted Carpenter's van on Willow Creek Road in Prescott.

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Will iPhone 8 ditch Touch ID entirely for facial recognition instead?

However, well-regarded KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that another path is possible with the iPhone 8: the complete lack of Touch ID . But Kuo cites "weakened scan-through performance" and the fact that "the full-screen design doesn't work with existing capacitive fingerprint recognition" as reasons for Touch ID's omission on the iPhone 8 .

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GST Invoice And Bill Format Released As Tax Reform Sweeps Nation

Q: What is GST and how is it going to affect the States and small businessmen and big corporate? The government published lists last month showing nearly every item for sale in India , from shampoo to tea to automobiles, should be taxed within four broad categories - at rates of 5 percent, 12 percent, 18 percent or 28 percent.

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LG's New Tablet Is 'As Light As A Can Of Soda'

The tablet comes in Dark Brown colour and will be available exclusively at LG U Plus stores. The name of LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE already confirms the display size. The G Pad IV sports a 5-megapixel in the rear and front camera. Further, the new tablet supports a list of connectivity options, such as Bluetooth V4.2, Dual Bank (2.4/5GHz), Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, MicroUSB, 4G LTE, Micro cast, etc.

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The Surface Mini Is The Bullet Microsoft Dodged

Yes, that's from way back in 2014, but anything similar that Microsoft releases now is sure to be very, very different from what the Surface Mini was supposed to be. The one drawback of the Surface Mini is it wouldn't come with a cover type keyboard like the other Surface models have. The images attest to that, even showing a pen loop at the rear of the kickstand.

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Microsoft Prepares To Trim Sales Jobs

But it will be focused on the company's sales organization, and it's aimed at improving the way it sells its cloud services and software. According to TechCrunch's report, Microsoft has declined to comment on the topic. Microsoft had also added to the payroll about 1,000 salespersons with specialties in selling Cloud-computing products, Althoff had earlier said .

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BJP trampling women's confidence: Cong on transferred UP cop

Shreshta Thakur who was posted in Siyana, Bulandshahar, has been transferred to Bahraich after local BJP leaders complained against her. Thakur was taking Lodhi to the district court when BJP workers started protesting. It seems the BJP leaders took her words seriously and indeed approached Yogi Adityanath for an action against the honest police officer. Later, when they misbehaved with the DSP and other police personnel, the DSP arrested the BJP leader along with four of his supporters for ...

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National Hockey League free agency: Joe Thornton reportedly re-signs with Sharks

Throughout the day, it was rumoured that the Leafs were interested in Marleau and his teammate Joe Thornton . Thornton missed the last two games of the 2016-17 season after suffering an ACL / MCL injury that required surgery on April 2, but he returned to the ice for Game 3 of the Sharks Stanley Cup playoff series with the Edmonton Oilers, playing four games on his injured-left knee.

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NDA President pick Ram Nath Kovind meets Puducherry Legislators, assured support

Rangasamy later told media persons that "our party is giving unconditional support to the NDA candidate". Congress chief Sonia Gandhi has called the presidential election "a fight of ideologies and principles". The former chief minister hailed Kovind for his administrative abilities and said if Amma were alive, she would have supported Kovind's candidature.

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New Group of Turkish Troops Arrives in Qatar

Qatar has drawn the ire of gulf states for years for failing to toe the Saudi-imposed line on Iran, acting as both a major trade partner to the nation and a supporter of its nuclear program. "The demands must be realistic and enforceable and otherwise are unacceptable". The minister will explore the challenges and prospects for resolving the Gulf crisis, and comment on the list of demands presented by the Saudi-led coalition, it added.

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Waymo strikes deal for Avis to manage autonomous cars fleet

As a result, share prices in Avis soared, jumping up 21% to $29. While Waymo already has a well-developed self-driving system that it will be integrating into Chrysler Pacifica minivans that it will rent from Avis, Apple is renting Lexus SUVs to do what Waymo did five years ago before it created the dome-shaped self-driving Google Cars.

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India transforms taxation with nationwide GST rollout

The historic GST subsumes 17 indirect taxes such as numerous central and state levies of excise, value added tax, sales tax, octroi and luxury tax on goods and services to levy a uniform tax rate for the entire country. The government has spent the past three months negotiating the details of the policy but key aspects are yet to be agreed. Some of its demands include a rollback of taxes on textiles and packaged grains, and a switch to quarterly filing of tax returns instead of the ...


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