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Musonda urged to earn his place in the Chelsea side

Musonda had been starring in Chelsea's youth and development sides for many years, but couldn't break through to the first team, before spending 2016 on loan with Real Betis, where he scored once in 24 games. Ruben Loftus-Cheek is also thought to have pressed for a loan move to Crystal Palace after relatively few chances last season. Defender Christensen is getting an opportunity this season after two successful years in the Bundesliga with Borussia Monchengladbach.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Says AR Glasses Aren't Ready for Primetime

Microsoft should embrace incrementalism and release regular updates to their offering, which will make them all the more nimble when the actual revolutionary improvements do arrive and would reduce the delta between their solution and Apple's eventual " groundbreaking " product.

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SpaceX puts 10 next generation satellites into orbit

SpaceX launched 10 communication satellites into Earth low orbit on Monday, then watched its spent Falcon 9 first-stage rocket booster stick a landing on a drone ship in the Pacific Ocean. SpaceX's live coverage of the mission will begin 15 minutes before blastoff. For a nascent technology offering as complex as a reused rocket, this ought to assuage any doubts that SpaceX is not utterly committed to its pursuit of affordable access to orbit by way of launch vehicle reusability.

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Why Are the Sites Not Working — Facebook & Instagram Down

ET, according to DownDetector .com, a site that monitors service disruptions. The outages impacted users not only in the USA but Greece, the UK, Poland and other European countries. Facebook is down for thousands of users Wednesday. Facebook and Instagram have yet to issue a statement. A company that links to Facebook's back-end in order to let companies post to social media, SocialFLow , said there was a problem in a tweet before noon.

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Disney CANCELS Upcoming Animated Film 'Gigantic'

Yet, this is exactly what has happened with very big, ex-Giants, the new film from Nathan Greno , director of the excellent Rapunzel . Apparently the studio got to the point where the creative process has hit a wall and they are "ending active development for now".

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Xbox One X Won't Include Free Kinect Adaptor

Or maybe it does; I don't know. This week the folks at Microsoft have chose to reveal a few more Xbox One S bundles before they start in HARD with promotion of their Xbox One X . This is the only variant that does not come with any games. Hence, 3 months of choosing from a library of over 100 games. With the launch of Xbox One S, Microsoft did away with the requisite Kinect port on the back of each console, rendering the peripheral useless without an adapter.

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SNES Classic Edition Back In Stock At GameStop And ThinkGeek This Week

According to a post on Famitsu and subsequent thread on NeoGAF , the SNES Classic has sold over 368,000 units in just four days. Those still hunting for a SNES Classic Edition in the United States have at least two options for where they have a chance to buy one this week.

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House-sized asteroid 2012 TC4 reaches closest to Earth

A small asteroid by the name of 2012 TC4 will pass by the earth on Thursday just 42,000kms above the Antarctic continent. Sources then stated that the teams on Thursday will pretend the asteroid, named 2012 TC4, is bound for Earth and will undergo a type of disaster planning in order to coordinate what emergency services would be needed.

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What's the Matter? Scientists Spot the Missing Part of the Universe

Two groups of scientists though appear to have resolved this issue. Two independent teams believe they have found that missing matter, made up of particles called baryons. The researchers then stacked the signals from ESA's Planck space telescope for the areas between the galaxies so individual faint strands become detectable as a group.

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Kindle Oasis 2 vs Oasis: What's new in the 2017 model?

Kindles have come a long way since the Kindle 1 arrived back in November 2007. The previous Kindle Oasis started at $289 for 4GB of storage. Whereas the previous version of the Kindle Oasis cost $290 and had 4GB of storage, the newer version will cost $250 and have 8 GB of storage.

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Airtel's 4G Phone Launched at Rs 1399 in Competition with Jio Phone

Alternately, customers can also do a recharge of ₹169 per month continuously for 36 months to get a total cashback of ₹1500 after 36 months. "In case the customer does not wish to opt for the Rs 169 bundled plan, she/he has the flexibility of doing recharges of any denomination and validity as per individual requirements", Airtel said.

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Google Home Mini updated to stop it from accidentally recording everything

Two days later on October 6th, he noticed that the Mini was activating repeatedly while he was trying to watch TV. One of those reviewers is reporting that the Home Mini he was writing about was nearly constantly recording sounds in his home.

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Mahindra launches KUV100 NXT

Mahindra will launch an electrified version of its compact SUV the KUV100 by the end of 2018, said Pawan Goenka , managing director, Mahindra & Mahindra, at the launch of the KUV100 facelift in Mumbai . The joystick-like gear lever remains unchanged. Two shades are added to the interiors of the vehicle with the lower-spec variants finished in grey and the higher versions in an all-black interior.

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Check out these Pixel 2 camera sample photos and videos

Most manufacturers are now looking for ways in which they can distinguish their smartphones from the rest of the pack and up until now, whether it be Pixel or Nexus, Google-affiliated phones have been a little lacking when it comes to additional features and functionality.

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Overwatch's Hallowe'en event is here, and just look at those lovely outfits

The wave-based Junkenstein's Revenge mode has been augmented with a new endless option, so you can team up with your friends and compete against the world through online leaderboards to see who can survive the longest. With more heroes available (originally just Ana, Hanzo, McCree, and Soldier: 76 were available), you'll get a loot box for playing and completing 12 waves.

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Is The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) Worth Significant Investment?

About 38,570 shares traded. Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) has risen 35.83% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. The insider ARNOLD SUSAN E sold $1.32M. Shares for $399,317 were sold by ULLIAN ELAINE. For example, a stock that has a high standard deviation experiences higher volatility, and therefore, a higher level of risk is associated with the stock.

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Chicago Commissioners Vote to Repeal Soda Tax

If the item passes at today's committee meeting, commissioners would take a second vote to accept the finance committee report at Wednesday's regular county board meeting. Cook County working families and businesses have overwhelmingly rejected the county's beverage tax. "While I am disappointed in today's outcome, I am grateful to the dedicated public health advocates at the American Heart Association and the Illinois Public Health Institute who have supported us every step of the way".

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Researchers say ocean winds could power all of human civilization

Writing in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , doctors Anna Possner and Ken Caldeira concluded: "On an annual mean basis, the wind power available in the North Atlantic could be sufficient to power the world". However, efficiently extracting energy from wind is more than a simple matter of placing turbines in the path of the strongest gales you can find. Scientists have calculated that if the wind farm is built on 3 million square kilometers in the ocean, it will ...

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Police talk to brother of Las Vegas gunman

Police said Stephen Paddock , 64, opened fire from his room at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino on the crowd of 22,000 attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival, killing 58 people and wounding almost 500 others. Authorities so far have struggled to find a motive. "And I'm like, 'How is he [Paddock] so accurate?" More than a week after the attack, investigators are still searching for a motive.

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Snapchat Launches Location-Based 'Context Cards' With Uber, Goop, TripAdvisor and Others

The Context Cards will vary by type of venue and the information available about each location. The content of the cards changes based on the location - a restaurant may have links to reviews and table-booking while a tourist attraction may have TripAdvisor reviews or Foursquare tips.

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Microsoft (MSFT) Reaches $76.54 52-Week High; Cambrex (CBM) Has 0.99 Sentiment

The stock increased 0.04% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $76. The share last price represents uptick move of 0.22% in value from company's 52-Week high price and shows 35.47% above change in value from its 52-Week low price.

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Reliance-SBI digital payments bank launch date seeks regulatory requirements

To recall, Reliance Jio secured its payment bank license from the RBI back in March. It was initially planned to launch when the JioPhone deliveries were going to start in this month, however, the JioPhone deliveries started since last month but the Payments Bank was not launched.

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Nokia pulls back on VR and axes 310 jobs

However, negotiations on reducing staff numbers and costs must start the process, and so talks will soon begin in Finland. It now plans to focus on its digital health projects, particularly the ones it acquired when it purchased Withings , and its profitable patent licensing business.

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Apple unveils gender-neutral emoji coming to iPhone

This is exactly similar to what users of previous iOS 11 and iOS 11.0.2 versions suffered. On the flipside, many worry that it will significantly worsen battery life. Apple tests out its software extensively before pushing it out to everyone, that's why it has an initiative called the 'Beta Software Program.' This means that you do not have to spend $99 on an annual basis just to try out beta software from the Cupertino company.

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Play Ghost Recon Wildlands Free This Weekend

This includes the new Ghost War PvP deathmatch mode which is being released to everyone as a free update. The game is getting a free to play weekend. In the meantime, you can check out the latest trailer for Ghost War, which will be free for all players, even the ones now trying things out later this week during the free weekend promotion.

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High-tech titans teaming up to 'reconnect' Puerto Rico

The license allows the project to deploy a network of balloons that use spectrum in the 900MHz band, having received consent from the carriers already in the U.S. The team behind Project Loon uses air balloons as vehicles of change that, equipped with specialized relaying instruments, capture cellular signals transmitted by ground stations and beam them down from above.

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Some new Overwatch Halloween skins have leaked ahead of Tuesday's event

As players dreamed of certain skins to go along with their favorite heroes, Redditor Mnemosynaut spotted Facebook advertisements that inadvertently leaked more skins in the upcoming event. One thing we can be sure of is that the Overwatch Halloween 2017 event will release with a host of Legendary Overwatch skins. Blizzard should reveal more details about the event soon, but for now we're just excited to get another batch of cosmetic goodness for the shooter.

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Older Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhones Not Hobbled By iOS Updates

The next test shows the CPU performance of the iPhone 5S over the same period. again using iOS 9, iOS 10 and the latest iOS 11 . However, putting an end to all this chatter, benchmarking company Futuremark released its analysis which concluded that all these claims are baseless and mere speculations.

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GM acquires LIDAR specialist Strobe

GM's announcement was short on specifics. Cruise's fleet of self-driving Chevrolet Bolts is now testing on the crowded streets of San Francisco , a move that GM believes will help it bring autonomous cars to market faster. Tesla has balked at the cost of Lidar and is using cameras and sensors instead. An early Strobe LIDAR prototype . What does it mean for GM investors? "I don't think so".

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Samsung phone burst into flames, company blames third party battery

If you are affected by it, the temporary solution would be to communicate through calls or use an internet-based messaging app for the time being. However, smartphone users often tend to use third party - probably because these batteries are much more affordable compared to the original ones.

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SNES Classic Hacking Is Moving Rapidly

Alternatively, you can follow this SNES Classic hacking guide posted on Neogaf . Nintendo SNES Classic owners should be glad to learn that more games aren't out of your reach. For more on the SNES Classic, keep it locked on Mammoth Gamers. But even the NES Classic didn't have a 100-percent success rate with added, unofficial ROMs, and, in very good news, the SNES Classic supports that system's same backup path: installed RetroArch emulation cores.

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Huawei Honor 7X Price Revealed; Phone Spotted on Geekbench

Huawei' sub-brand Honor has already set the launch date for Honor 7X as October 11. The benchmark listing reveals the phone with model number Huawei BND-AL10 along with specs which agree to most of the rumours heard before. According to the listing, the Honor 7X packs 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage that can be expandable up to 256GB via a MicroSD card slot.

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Alphabet to provide cellular connectivity in Puerto Rico via 30 balloons

Project Loon was initially designed several years ago as a way to provide internet connectivity to rural areas where access to the internet is expensive. In a filing with the FCC, Google wrote that it wanted approval to use the balloons to "support licensed mobile carriers' restoration of limited communications capability" in Puerto Rico .

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Elon Musk's SpaceX Successfully Launches Satellites for Iridium

Space X is ready for Monday's launch sending up the next batch of Iridium® Satellites . The launch was rescheduled from October 4 to happen on October 9 at 8:37 a.m. One of the highlights of this flight is that SpaceX will be flying a "used" first stage booster-only the third time the company has attempted this.

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New OnePlus 5T Smartphone Leaked (Rumor)

In any case, most reports about OnePlus' upcoming phone have rejected the likelihood of a OnePlus 5T and rather point to the arrival of a OnePlus 6 in mid-2018. We'd expect a screen resolution upgrade this time to 2K to help VR content shine, but we've been expecting that for some time now, so who knows? Well, we shouldn't forget that OPPO is the parent company of OnePlus.


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