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Xiaomi Mi 5X Expected to Launch in India on September 5

The Xiaomi Mi 5X comes with 64GB of built-in storage, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). While the press invite has reportedly not released anything about the device it will launch. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's mid-range Snapdragon 625 chipset. In terms of optics, the Xiaomi Mi 5X comes with a dual rear camera setup with one 12-megapixel wide-angle lens with 1.25-micron pixel sensor and f/2.2 aperture, and another 12-megapixel telephoto with 1-micron pixel ...

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Hajime Tabata: Leaked FFXV PC specs aren't the final version

During an interview between IGN and game Director Hajime Tabata, Tabata had some statements regarding this issue saying that there is "certainly a chance that could happen and that the probability is "certainly not zero". Anyhow the makers of the game had allowed players to enjoy full freedom in terms of modding, they can do things they want, create and use mods on their own will.

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Microsoft discontinues the sales of Xbox One in the United States

Forza 7 arrives this September and, with Crackdown 3 now part of the Xbox One's 2018 lineup, it's one of the few Xbox exclusives that gamers can count on launching this year. However, future preorders will no longer be for the Project Scorpio Edition, but rather for the standard version of the Xbox One X . "You, our biggest fans, have pre-ordered more Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition consoles in the first five days than any Xbox ever", said Xbox VP of Marketing Mike Nichols in an ...

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Jeff Immelt Announces He Will Not Be CEO Of Uber

Times reporter Mike Isaac tweeted that Immelt pulled out to save face because he didn't have the necessary support from Uber's board. Despite his experience in running a Dow-component global behemoth, he may not have the full support of Uber's investors.

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Razer launches Wolverine Ultimate customisable controller for Xbox One and PC

The Razer Wolverine Ultimate , as it's called, offers up what are now considered standard features for these controllers: three interchangeable analog stick styles; two swappable d-pads; trigger stops (letting you reduce the amount you need to pull the triggers for them to register as fully depressed); and extra, remappable buttons on the back.

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Solar eclipse in 2024 might be even better for some Canadians

Don't worry if you missed the eclipse on Monday; the next total solar eclipse visible in IL will be April 8, 2024 . On April 8, 2024 , the moon will once again completely block out the sun across the United States, this time cutting a path across parts of Texas and Oklahoma to Maine.

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JioPhone pre-bookings suspended: How to check the status of your booking

You can also check the update on the MyJio app by going to the "My Vouchers" tab. Of the total amount, Rs 500 needs to be paid at the time of the booking, while remaining Rs 1000 needs to be paid at the time of the delivery of the phone. JioXpressNews, along with popular instant messaging and social networking apps. The JioPhone also comes with a voice assistant, which makes it easier to interact with the feature phone.

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Vivo Y69 launched with 16MP selfie camera and 3000mAh battery

The device, dubbed as Vivo Y69 is priced at Rs. 14,990 and will be available from Flipkart, Amazon and offline retailers across the country starting from September 1. The power-key button and volume up-down keys are all placed on the right-hand edge of the devices and a 3.5mm audio jack is placed on the very bottom edge of the phone.

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When is next solar eclipse? (see photos of 2017 eclipse across US)

Before Monday, it took 38 years for a total solar eclipse to return to the USA mainland, which most previously occurred in 1979. The next total solar eclipse after that will place at August 12, 2026, and will be seen from the Arctic, Greenland, Iceland, Spain and Northeastern Portugal.

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When is the Chromebook Pixel 3 release date?

Android Wear has been tipped as a likely driver of this new hardware, and there is even the possibility that the headphones will run with other devices. Hopefully this means that the Google Pixel 2 cost will be significantly less. Yet reports have suggested that this will not be a particular focus of the Google Pixel 2, with the exterior of the device set to be rather similar to the last generation.

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Sindhu enters semis, Srikanth out of World Championships

The win not only saw the 22-year-old enter the last four of women's singles but also ensured a medal for her in the elite competition. Familiarity looked to breed reassurance for Kirsty Gilmour as she returned to the scene of her greatest sporting moment to get her World Badminton Championship campaign off to a winning start at The Emirates last night.

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Here Are All The Cities Where Confederate Monuments Are Being Taken Down

Or a statue of an enslaved child facing down Stonewall Jackson, like the statue of "Brave Girl" standing before the charging Wall Street bull and transforming both. The very statues that caused such a firestorm of controversy in the town are still there. Young's argument for why Confederate monuments should stay in place echo the argument that President Donald Trump made throughout the 2016 campaign, which was that the "forgotten man and forgotten woman" in the West Virginia coal ...

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Venezuelan minister denounces USA sanctions

The United States is trying to promote a humanitarian crisis in Venezuela by imposing new sanctions, Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza said on Friday after the sanctions were announced by the White House. Vice President Mike Pence and a group of fugitives from the Venezuelan justice system was held yesterday". Maduro's moves come after the nearly 90% drop in profits at Petroleos de Venezuela SA past year amid declining output and a drop in oil prices.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 set to be launched in Kenya in October

These two phones have a lot in common from the outside and if you have been holding out for the Galaxy Note 8 hoping that it will come with a much-changed design compared to the S8 and S8+, you'll be disappointed. Samsung did not disclose the price of the Note 8, which will hit shops on Sept 15 but was due to be available for pre-orders starting yesterday. Earlier this year, Samsung announced new and enhanced quality assurance measures to improve product safety.

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Nikon announces D850 DSLR featuring 45.7-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor

The D850 shares the EXPEED 5 processor as well as the 153-point focusing system of the Nikon D5, which has 99 cross type sensors (15 of which can focus at f/8). The battery is the EN-EL15a - a slightly more powerful version of Nikon's popular battery, that promises the enormous 1800 shots battery life and 70 hours of video.

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U11 Android Oreo update release time line revealed

Another tweet mentioned that the update will be rolled out to all the HTC users worldwide. Going by HTC's past track record, some variants are likely going to have to wait much longer than the unlocked models, which are usually the first to receive major updates.

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Huawei Mate 10 with Leica camera to be unveiled on October 16

Chinese smartphone and telecommunications equipment maker Huawei has confirmed the launch date for its upcoming Mate 10 . The most recent news of the Huawei Mate 10 involved the phone's invite which revealed that the phone would be revealed on October 16 and nothing much else.

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3700-year-old Babylonian tablet 'solved', revealing true birth of trigonometry

Hipparchus , a Greek astronomer who lived in about 120 BC, is traditionally regarded as the founder of trigonometry . Long before the advent of electronic calculators, trigonometric tables were the easiest way to solve certain geometric problems.

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Facebook's Mobile App Can Now Capture 360-Degree Photos

This option is available in the camera interface in the app in Facebook . Apart from using the 360-degree photos as cover photos, an additional feature allows you to zoom in and tag your friends. Facebook started rolling the new features worldwide on Wednesday, so they should already be available in your app if you update it to the latest version.

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China says new U.S. sanctions won't help cooperation on N Korea

Among those hit by the sanctions was the Russian national Ruben Kirakosyan and his Moscow-based company Gefest-M LLC, which the Treasury Department accuses of procuring metals for a sanctions-barred company involved in North Korea's nuclear weapons program, Korean Tangun Trading Corp.

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Spain 'shared information about attack cell leader with Belgium in 2016'

Catalan police said that although all 12 suspects were either dead or in custody, they would continue to investigate whether the cell had global links. He used his credit card to purchase plane tickets for another suspect in the case, according to court documents released on Thursday. However, the man was killed in the warehouse explosion in Alcanar.

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Akon Calls the Greasy 'Blacks for Trump' Guy a Sell Out

The singer said the man, identified as Michael Symonette , has sold himself-and the entire black community-out for a quick buck. Here's what we know about the man, who resurfaced at a freakish campaign rally for Trump in Phoenix this week, and why he's going so hard for a white nationalist apologist.

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NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Position Up in Latest Report from Vanguard Group Inc

The High end of the forecast is $0.99 per share, while the Low end is $0.91 per share. NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 10th. Arrowpoint Asset Management Lc holds 0.57% or 337,055 shares. Amp Capital Ltd holds 344,730 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Over the past week, shares are 0.38%.

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Get ready: new Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week

We won't know for certain until Samsung officially announces the Gear Fit 2 Pro themselves. In an interview with CNBC , Samsung's president of its mobile communications, DJ Koh, confirmed that the company will launch a new Gear S smartwatch next week in Berlin.

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Few updates on Final Fantasy XV

Forgoing a large-scale sequel, the Final Fantasy 15 team is focusing on expanding on what was already available, and telling more of the story through downloadable content. The graphics, on the other hand, will be much better. Considering Final Fantasy XIII got multiple sequels, a few people have been wondering if XV would get the same treatment once its DLC cycle was finished.

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Bixby Voice rollout to China will follow Galaxy Note 8 launch

Sam's Club is offering free gifts worth $430 with every pre-order of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . To recall, Galaxy Note 8 comes with a 6.3-inch QuadHD+ AMOLED Infinity Display with resolution of 1440x2960 pixels. The regular/wide-angle lens has an aperture of f/1.6, and the telephoto lens is f/2.4. After the releasing the Galaxy 8 smartphone in late April, Samsung is back with a brand new phone for its consumers .

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Toshiba prioritises talks with Western Digital on chips business - Nikkei

Shares in the conglomerate, which is scrambling to sell its flash memory unit for around $18 billion to cover losses from its bankrupt USA nuclear business Westinghouse, rose 4.6 percent to 316 yen by the end of morning trade as the report lifted hopes of an imminent deal.

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HTC Vive 2 Teased In Massive Price Cut!

While selling all of HTC is also possibility, one source said there's a lesser chance of this happening since it's comprised of varied parts that don't necessarily make sense for one buyer to purchase. The HTC Vive VR solution includes wireless VR controllers, room scale movement, and Head Mounted Display featuring a built-in camera. However, at the same time HTC's phone business has struggled in the face of bigger rivals with deeper pockets.

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Assassin's Festival — FINAL FANTASY XV

The whole thing kicks off on August 30, as Final Fantasy XV players who managed to pick up the Dream Egg at the Moogle Chocobo Carnival will receive an Assassin's Creed outfit for Noctis. Get ready for some Easter eggs and crossover events to take place in both franchises. The festival will bring another Assassin-themed outfit to the game, as well as the opportunity for Noctis to "explore more like an Assassin and even use some of the Assassins' more well-known abilities".

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KFC Made a VR Game About Cooking Your Bargain Bucket

It also treated us to a video of the game in question, in which players find themselves in an ornate room with Colonel Sanders shouting at them over an intercom. "KFC will provide yet another platform for training by bringing the VR simulation technology to its regional general manager training classes, quarterly franchise meetings, and employee onboarding".

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Elon Musk shows off SpaceX spacesuits

Was incredibly hard to balance esthetics and function. Designers have to combine protection from the elements, such as the rough surface of Mars, while also allowing the flexibility needed if humans are to conduct experiments or investigations while conducting space travel.

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Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Saw a 52-Week High

The Wyoming-based Friess Associates Llc has invested 1.83% in the stock. The company's Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.49, according to consensus of 23 analysts. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. raised its stake in Activision Blizzard by 504.6% in the first quarter. (NASDAQ:ATVI) was sold by Morhaime Michael.

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Kristen Stewart taking legal action after naked photos leak

Also alleged to have been hacked are; Alison Brie, Sienna Miller, Kelly Roherbach, Suki Waterhouse, Rosario Dawson, Kate Hudson, Audrina Patridge, Whitney Port, and UFC stars Raquel Pennington, Tecia Torres, Jessamyn Duke and Angela Magana.

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New Volkswagen T-Roc SUV: specs, pictures and sale date

The T-Roc will get propelled by a range of six engines, three petrol and three diesel - with an output range between 115 and 190 hp. The vehicle will officially be released on the 23rd of August. Another feature being offered by Volkswagen in the new T-Roc is the "Security & Service" package (including Emergency Service, Automatic Accident Notification and Roadside Assistance).

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Worst Tinder Date Ever Allegedly Steals Dog From Home!

He showed up with another man she was not expecting, according to WPIX . While the house sitter was, as police described, "distracted", by one of the men, the other was left unattended in the house. A woman a few suburbs away spotted Maggie on Monday evening and handed her over to All Humane Animal Rescue . A Tinder date gone awry led to the theft of a Bergen County family's dog, according to police.


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