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Earth's sixth mass extinction advancing, scientists warn

Stating that the massive loss of populations is already damaging the services ecosystems provide to civilization, it said , "humanity will eventually pay a very high price for the decimation of the only assemblage of life that we know of in the universe".

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Tejaswi won't quit: RJD to JD (U)

Sources in JD (U) said Nitish Kumar is in favour of continuing the grand alliance comprising JD (U), RJD and Congress . At the meeting, 29 JD (U) leaders expressed their views while Mr. "Tejaswi Yadav's work as Deputy Chief Minister and minister of road construction and building construction has been appreciated and no allegation has been levelled against him during the period.hence there is no question of his resignation", state RJD president Ramchandra Purbe told reporters after the JD ...

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Facebook is testing Messenger ads around the world

This launch is technically a beta, with ads only initially shown to a limited number of Messenger users - but it's still a big step forward for Facebook, which has been trying to find a way to squeeze ads into the more intimate arena of private messaging for years.

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Louis Vuitton launches Android Wear-powered Tambour Horizon smartwatch

Then there's the other end of the spectrum - the ridiculously expensive end. But that's changing today. Louis Vuitton , the famous luxury brand with operations in more than fifty countries, has made a decision to enter the smart wearables market by introducing the Tambour Horizon , a smartwatch with a $2,450 price tag for the gray and brown versions, or $2,900 for the black version.

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Halcon Resources Corporation (HK) Can't Be More Safe. Trades Significantly Higher

The company's quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.5 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.6. The range of a day's trading is high-low, and True Range expands into yesterday's close when it lands outside of today's range.

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Microsoft's Azure Stack cloud service released

It provides customers with the latest and most advanced technology for empowering employees. Available for purchase starting August 1, Microsoft 365 Enterprise will be available in two different plans: Microsoft 365 E3 and Microsoft 365 E5.

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Audi reveals smart new self-driving A8

The suspension is another trick part of the new Audi A8 . When this is created on an all-new MLB Evo architecture. The new Audi A8 will also support future autonomous driving features like parking pilot, garage pilot and traffic jam pilot.

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Hubble Telescope captured stars formed after the Big Bang

Through gravitational lensing, which uses the gravitational effects to distort the galaxy's light, the team was able to magnify the distant region nearly 30 times for a better view. The improved images unveiled newborn stars in a distant galaxy that formed only 2.7 billion years after the Big Bang . If gravitational lensing wouldn't have been helping us in this discovery, the disk galaxy would appear perfectly smooth and unremarkable to Hubble.

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AMAZON PRIME DAY: What time does the sale start?

Another perk of Prime Day for those who are already members is that you can save up to 40 percent on a Kindle Unlimited membership. This complex system is only filled to capacity during the holidays - when Amazon gets up to 8 times more orders than during the rest of the year - so Prime Day is a chance to operate these systems at full capacity and make some profit.

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How is home-field advantage determined for World Series?

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. of the Toronto Blue Jays, at 18 the youngest player in the game, singled twice and scored twice for the World team. He's worked in the past at Super Bowls, college football championships, and other high-profile events, but never the MLB All-Star Game.

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Google Allo's Desktop Client Will Be Here in A "Few More Weeks"

There was no desktop client available as in the case of WhatsApp. According to the tweet above from Amit Fulay , Google's Head of Product, Allo users eager for a desktop client need to be patient for a few more weeks . We last heard about the upcoming Google Allo desktop client in May when the company's VP of communications products Nick Fox stated the web app was still a month or two away from being released.

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LG Q6 video teaser tips at July 11 launch

But it also has a super-wide 18:9 aspect ratio, so we'd expect the LG Q6 will as well. With a bezel-less design (first handset in its price class to be so endowed), the LG Q6 is lightweight, and LG points out that there is no "unsightly" camera bump.

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China's new 200-day simulation: preparing for Mars?

In 2013, China became the third country, after the United States and Russian Federation, to put a spacecraft on the moon, and the government aims to land a probe on the dark side of the moon by next year. "We've designed it so the oxygen (produced by plants at the station) is exactly enough to satisfy the humans, the animals, and the organisms that break down the waste materials", told Liu to Reuters .

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Apple Support Page Shows Bharti Airtel VoLTE Support for iPhones in India

Gopal Vittal, Managing Director and CEO ( India and South Asia) of the company, said in New Delhi on Monday that "We are in the midst of trials". Telecom major Bharti Airtel today said it will invest Rs 2,000 crore over three years under " Project Next " to revamp customer touch points and enhance subscriber experience.

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Want to live longer? Go to Starbucks

People who drank one cup of coffee a day saw their risk of death fall by about 12 percent; drinking up to three cups a day reduced their risk by about 18 percent, she said. The researchers said that finding makes sense. Those who drank more coffee were also more likely to be younger, to be smokers, drinkers, eat more meat and less fruit and veg.

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NASA's Juno spacecraft finally visits Jupiter's mysterious Great Red Spot

The Great Red Spot is actually a 10,000-mile-wide storm , meaning it could swallow Earth with 3,000 miles to spare. Most notably, you can see over a dozen giant, white storms called anticyclones, swirling across the region. Fortunately, all eight of Juno's instruments and its camera, JunoCam, will be available -and still functional- during the flyby above the Great Red Spot .

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WWE 2K18 Officially Announced For Nintendo Switch

Better yet, wrestling game fans aren't losing anything, as the Switch version includes the MyCareer mode and everything else. We are excited to share the roster for this year's game soon, but for now, our recent announcement of WWE Hall of Famer and current Raw General Manager, Kurt Angle, as the game's pre-order bonus is a sign of the good things to come with the roster.

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See July's full moon on Sunday night

This summer full moon will grace us for around 10 hours. The full moon is called the Thunder Moon simply because there is a frequency of thunderstorms around this time of the year. In Miami, the Thunder Moon's altitude will reach 48 degrees above the horizon, making it one of the best places to see it. To distinguish each one, every full moon has a nickname corresponding to activities commonplace at that time of the year.

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Xiaomi announce a quick presentation of the flagship smartphone

Today, alleged specs, as well as an image showing the retail packaging for the Note 5A, have hit the web . It is said that the company is all set to launch the device by the end of this month. Xiaomi is looking at expanding its smartphone portfolio further after a flurry of launches in the first half of this year. For selfies, the Redmi Note 5A will include a 5MP resolution Samsung S5K5E8 sensor on the front.

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Smart home device calls the police, helps end a violent dispute

The couple's daughter was safe and unharmed. "This fantastic technology definitely helped save a mother and her child from a very violent situation". His girlfriend was taken to the hospital with injuries sustained during the altercation.

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LeT terrorist Sandeep Sharma arrested in Kashmir

He said the LeT militant was also involved in the attack on an Army convoy at Lower Munda in Qazigund on Srinagar-Jammu national highway in which one jawan was killed on June 3, 2017. Sandeep Sharma a non-local was in the same house where Lashkari took shelter, Khan said. Subsequently, he joined Bashir Laskhari and worked as his right hand man.

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Google Doodle honours Swedish scientist Eva Ekeblad who made alcohol from potatoes

Now that it was found potatoes could be used to make both flour and alcohol, the crisis eased off. Eva Ekeblad , a countess and agronomist, extracted starch from potatoes and, through the process of distillation, created vodka. Ekeblad submitted her findings to the Swedish Academy in 1746 and was rewarded by becoming its first female member when the full significance of her breakthrough was understood.

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How to Stop Kim Jong Un From Using His Nukes

This, in particular, on Sunday, wrote the newspaper " Rodong Sinmun ". While China has been angered by North Korea's repeated nuclear and missile tests, it also blames the US and South Korea for worsening tensions with their military exercises.

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Bottas claims victory in Austria

The 18-year-old, who became the youngest rookie to earn a podium finish two weeks ago in Azerbaijan , had started the race from the 18th position. It was another scintillating performance from Lance Stroll as he rose from P18 to finish in 10 place.

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Sri Lankan Navy detains three Indian fishermen

India's tour of Sri Lanka will comprise of three Tests, five one-day internationals and one-off T20 starting from 26th July at Galle. "Central government is lethargic and they are not mindful about the needs of the fishermen, so the Sri Lankan government is imposing such laws.

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Richie Porte crashes spectacularly out of Tour de France

Thomas began the day second in the general classification, 12 seconds behind his Team Sky team-mate Chris Froome, and his exit will come as a major blow for the three-time Tour victor. The Irishman was able to remount and continue but Richie remained immobile. Froome leads the overall classification by 18 seconds from Italy's Fabio Aru, while Frenchman Romain Bardet, last year's race runner-up, is third 51 seconds off the pace.

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Full Release Scheduled Near the End of This Year

It's no question that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is a massive hit in the PC crowd, selling a staggering four million copies in just three months since the game's release on Steam's Early Access program . The developers would rather focus on improving the game with regular updates than estimate an exact release date for the game. If you do not want to buy a game that is in early access then that would make complete sense but it seems that the game is leaving early access sooner than ...

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Players blast courts at Wimbledon for being too slippery

There was also concern on Court 18 in the match between Kristina Mladenovic , the 12th seed, and Alison Riske . Highlighting an apparent lack of grass on the court's surface, Mladenovic said: "It's quite unique with your opponent, after two games, you both agree on stopping playing in a slam".

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Flawless Federer too good for Lajovic at Wimbledon

Seven-time Wimbledon champion eased into the third round of the men's singles at Wimbledon after registering a straight-set win over his Serbian opponent Dusan Lajovic on Friday at All England Tennis and Croquet Club. "Whereas in Halle when I played him he played from way back, which is highly unusual on the grass". I had enough match play in Eastbourne. But once Djokovic broke back thanks to a double fault he took command and was relatively untroubled, although he did have to raise ...

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Iraq 'set to announce victory' over Islamic State in Mosul

Iraqi forces have faced violent resistance in Mosul in recent days, particularly as militants ramp up suicide bombings in a desperate attempt to hold off defeat. Earlier, a top United Nations official for Iraq's affairs said more than $1 billion would be needed to reconstruct the city following its liberation.

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CopyCat Malware Infects Android Devices Worldwide

The attack primarily hit Android users in Asia but was relatively widespread, infecting more than 280,000 devices in the United States. In addition, the malware monitors user activity to get referrals for apps the user views in Google Play , for which it then also gets referral payments.

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Android Nougat adoption surpasses 10% after 10 months

Today, Android's most recent distribution stats have been posted and they show that the newest build, Android 7 Nougat which was officially released at the end of a year ago is only installed on about 11% of devices. No other version has double-digit distribution. Aside from not having access to the latest and greatest features Android has to offer, users running dated versions of Android are more vulnerable to security threats.

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Nintendo: "Super Mario Odyssey will not feature iconic 'game over' screen"

With all these evolution, we became very familiar with how Mario looks whenever we step into something we should not, losing a life in the process. According to the official Twitter account, when the protagonist of Super Mario Odyssey would traditionally lose a life the player will instead lose ten of the coins they've collected in-game; if the player's coin count dips below ten, they'll still be able to continue playing without seeing a "Game Over" screen.

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Zeiss Partnership To Bolster Nokia & HMD Smartphones

However, if a tweet from Zeiss Camera Lens is anything to go by, the next Nokia phone could very well be the first to come with the support. Pre-booking for Nokia 6 will begin on July 14, and it will be available in Indian markets for Rs 14,999.

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Court to INEC, Melaye on recall move: Maintain status quo

Justice Tsoho however ruled that the parties "maintain status quo pending the hearing of the motion on notice" and adjourned the case till September 29 for hearing of the motion on notice as well as for the applications filed by three individuals, led by Chief Cornelius Olowo, who equally applied to be made parties in the suit.


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