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Market Now: Bharti Airtel, Tata Tele drag BSE Telecom index down

However, it is much higher than the Rs 340 per share paid by Three Pillars in 2013 when it bought the stake valued at roughly around Rs 6,800 crore. The country's $320 billion sovereign wealth fund, the Qatar Investment Authority, has reduced its direct holdings in Credit Suisse Group AG, Rosneft PJSC and Tiffany & Co.in recent months.

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The engine for the Falcon 9 rocket unexpectedly exploded during tests

SpaceX confirmed that a "Block V" Merlin engine, a new version under development, suffered an anomaly during a qualification test on Sunday at the company's facility in McGregor. No one was injured, but now the company founded by tech entrepreneur Elon Musk once again has to figure out what went wrong with its hardware, as it suspends engine testing during the investigation.

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California NAACP Wants to Get Rid of National Anthem; Defends Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick, a former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, was the first NFL player to kneel during the national anthem, which is typically played before games. It's anti-black people", Ms. Huffman told CBS13 Sacramento. "The term 'freemen, ' whose heroism is celebrated in the fourth stanza, would have encompassed both".

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Google's Files Go Smart File Manager has been Accidentally Leaked

You can easily manage your files on the device and it also helps you to free more space. As you dive into the various sections, you can then filter the files by source for easier discovery, access, or deletion. Another additional feature is the ability to transfer files from your phone to a friend's handset in the immediate vicinity. Meanwhile, the second tab called "Files" groups content by Images, Videos, and Audio.

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Heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet, reports NASA study

Marie Byrd Land is a large unclaimed area in remote West Antarctica, and the Whillans Ice Stream is a river of ice that pours from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet into the Ross Ice Shelf. The theory of mantle plumes was proposed during the 1970s to explain geothermal activities in regions of tectonic activities like the Hawaii and the Yellowstone.

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Raja Koduri joins Intel to spearhead graphics products

Santa Clara, California-based Intel said that Koduri will be general manager of a new initiative to drive edge computing solutions, which means Intel wants to bring artificial intelligence and visual computing from the servers and put them into actual devices.

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[Download] Google Chrome Updates Manually (Update Issue Fix)

Google is aware that this won't fully solve the problem, however, as some of the more iffy links have clever ways of deceiving the user. You're surfing the web when suddenly, your browser redirects to an obvious spam landing page. You just need to go to "chrome://flags/#enable-framebusting-needs-sameorigin-or-usergesture" from the address bar of your Chrome browser and then enable the option called "Framebusting requires same-origin or a user gesture".

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Google Pixel 2 smartphones facing yet another problem with OLED display

However, the November security patch for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL is a bit different due to a number of issues that Google aimed to fix right away. Turning off the ambient display seems to work, at least for now. This seemingly confirms that the screen flashing issue is related to software. With the latest software update, users can choose the saturated mode to put the Pixel 2 XL display back to the same setting as the first Pixel device.

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Germans break internet as Twitter switches to 280 characters

The company has chose to permanently double its character limit to 280 for all languages except Japanese, Chinese and Korean. Perhaps that is true, but here in Texas we don't really know how to act with the new character limit. It turns out 9% of all English tweets hit such limit, while only 0.4% of all Japanese tweets do similarly. However, only 1% of users under the 280-character limit tried to send out Tweets that were too long.

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Apple tipped to launch standalone AR headset in 2019

The development timeline is said to be very aggressive but there's still a potential for change. Bloomberg notes that "with the headset at least two years away, Apple wants to make it easier for developers to bring new AR features to the iPhone".

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IPhone X to launch in Thailand later this month

It can even be known as the iPhone XS , with Apple returning to the convention that it seemingly dropped when it jumped from the iPhone 7 last year to the iPhone 8 this year. iPhone X will be available in silver and space gray in 64GB and 256GB models starting at $999 (US) from apple.com , Apple Stores and through Apple Authorized Resellers and carriers (prices may vary).

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Facebook Wants Nude Pics to Combat Revenge Porn

The strategy entails uploading your nude photos or videos to Messenger in order to help Facebook tag it as non-consensual explicit media. Facebook is teaming up with four countries to test a preemptive system to detect and defend against "revenge porn".

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Airtel matches Vodafone with more benefits under Rs 499 postpaid plan

Though, under some schemes it was offering up to 15-16GB of data at the same price. The refreshed plan also comes with free Airtel Secure device protection plan for smartphones against physical damage and malware. The pack is available to all customers across India on any 4G/3G/2G device. It bundles unlimited local, STD and roaming outgoing calls, and 100 SMS as well.

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Snap Inc (SNAP) Stock Plummets After Third-Quarter Results

The company's self-service advertising system has made spending there easier, with 80% of ad impressions now delivered through the system, even if it caused prices to fall. The brokerage now has a $12.00 price objective on the stock. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 2,440,055 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $31,818,317.20.

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OnePlus 5T price set to stay the same as the OnePlus 5

As mentioned above, the OnePlus 5T will go on sale in India starting November 21, and we now that the smartphone will be available online exclusively on Amazon India. We can expect the phone to cost a little more than the OnePlus 5 nevertheless, as the company has been known to increase the pricing of its smartphones as the years carry on.

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Freebie: Watch Dogs is free to download from Uplay until next week

Going in, knowing that it wasn't GTA and that Aiden wasn't someone for me to relate to helped me play the game as a stealthy tech-ninja, eschewing combat in favour of sabotage. With that said, the sequel showed how Ubisoft's new Intellectual Property (IP) evolved and how much Ubisoft Montreal learned from the original Watch Dogs .

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You can name New Horizons' next target

On the site, you'll find a submission form, a list of names now under consideration, and a ranking of the names submitted so far. Scientists at NASA have started a campaign inviting the public to choose an informal name for the New Horizons mission's next flyby destination.

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Nvidia's TITAN Xp Collector's Edition is Star Wars themed

The new two new collector's edition Titan Xp graphics cards have been crafted to reflect the look and feel of the Star Wars galaxy with Jedi Order and Galactic Empire versions. As noted, both versions of the Nvidia Titan Xp Collector's Edition are based on the same Nvidia Pascal GP102 GPU with 3,840 Cuda cores, 1582MHz GPU Boost clock and 12GB of 11.4Gbps clocked GDDR5X memory on a 384-bit memory interface.

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Amazon Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Launches in Canada for $49.99

The product push expands on last year's global launch of Amazon Prime Video and helps the company get its low-priced devices in more hands. By offering a stripped-down Fire TV Stick for €40 - the same price as a Chromecast dongle - Amazon is no doubt hoping more folks will be motivated to subscribe to Prime or at least Prime Video.

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Seldom used 'i' mangled by baffling autocorrect bug in Apple's iOS 11

Chances are if you updated your iPhone or iPad to Apple's latest operation system, whenever you type the letter "I" it auto corrects to the letter "A" with a question mark symbol. They later noticed a tweet where the person tried to type an "I", but got saddled with the weird combination of characters instead. In the meantime, you are recommended to take help from the workaround fix provided by the company to type correctly.

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Huawie Mate 10 Lite launches in Germany for €399

Likun Zhao, the general manager for Huawei Consumer Business Group SA, said they've brought their two "premium phones" to the country to meet the mobile needs of tech-savvy South African consumers. Finally, the phone will run Huawei's EMUI 6.0 Android skin, which is based on Android 8.0 Oreo. Huawei's new flagship devices have also been enhanced by the company's strategic partnerships, one of which is with Microsoft, in the form of its Translator app and through LinkedIn.

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Rex likely used its tiny arms for slashing ruthlessly

The giant head with razor-sharp teeth and immensely powerful hind-legs contained enough power for the T. rex to hunt. Steven Stanley , a paleontologist at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, says T-Rex's short forelimbs could have actually been an asset during close encounters with prey, allowing the dinosaurs to viciously slash anything in front of it.

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Malicious fake application WhatsApp got a million devices

A fake version of the popular communications application WhatsApp racked up more than one million downloads on Android devices through the Google Play Store before it was finally removed by Google. VERY hard to see if you don't look closely'. The Google Play Store page for the fake app claimed the programme had been developed by WhatsApp Inc, the creators of the instant messaging app .

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Injustice 2 Comes To PCs On November 14, 2017

Welcome to the Injustice 2 PC Open Beta which you can play for free! Thankfully, PC players can get their hands on Injustice 2 through Steam from right now until November 10th, ahead of its launch next week. Warner Bros. and NetherRealm Studios' blockbuster fighting title, Injustice 2 , is seeing its official PC release on November 14th, the companies announced today.

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Free 30 Minute Online Training Sessions Now Available to iPhone X Buyers

Following a series of six drop tests of the iPhone X, gadget insurance company SquareTrade has labelled the iPhone X 'the most breakable, highest-priced, most expensive to fix iPhone ever'. The team even tried a so-called " shot test ", created to simulate an iPhone X falling off the roof of a vehicle, with the results being none too favorable.

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New auto market falls for seventh month in a row

Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders released on Monday showed that 158,192 new vehicles were registered during the month, down more than 12 per cent on the same month in 2016. AFV demand continued to rise, up 36.9% to 8,244 registrations, while petrol models enjoyed a more modest growth of 2.7%. But it also suggested there was confusion over Government policy on diesel, as sales of these types of cars collapsed by 29.9% - and called for action in this month's Budget ...

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HTC and Logitech bring keyboards into virtual reality

The system is now in its beta development stage and is purely a proof of concept to spark discussion and feedback at the current time says Logitech and HTC Vive who explain a little more. Logitech has already put together the basic building blocks of the code so that the keyboard and your hands will show up in any SteamVR-compatible app.

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You can now earn PSN credit from your PlayStation trophies

Entertainment Trifecta: Subscribe to 3 PlayStation Network services and earn 500 points. The points can then redeemed to receive real money that they can use on the PlayStation Network to buy even more games. Well, at least for the players of a country this will come true as Sony announced a major change to its Sony Rewards program. Word is out that Australia is already in, and users can actually redeem their points for a physical trophy.

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Koenigsegg Agera RS sets highest speed world record for production vehicle

The attempt took place at Pahrump, Nevada, with factory drier Niklas Lilja behind the wheel. The speed in other, uphill, upwind direction was 271mph. "All data recorded and verified on site by Racelogic ". It's also more than 7mph quicker than the speed set by the Hennessey Venom GT that did not make the record books as it was only achieved in one direction.

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Airtel checkmates rivals with 300GB data plan valid for 1 year

The Airtel Rs 448 recharge plan also offers free voice calls for local and STD numbers for 70days. The data plan offers 100 SMS per day and 125GB data without any daily Fair User Policy (FUP). Sadly, the voice calls are limited to just 250 minutes per day and 1000 minutes per week. It is 1GB 3G/4G data per day for 70 days. Jio at Rs 399 offers unlimited calls, SMSes, 1GB daily data and also free roaming.

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Panasonic Eluga A4 With 5000mAh Battery Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Panasonic's virtual assistant helps users with contextual tasks by understanding their habits and providing relevant apps based on the time and their location. The smartphone comes with a 5.2-inch HD (720p) display and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. Also, the internal storage of the phone can be expandable to 128 GB by using a microSD card SIM slot.

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Queen invested millions in offshore tax havens, Paradise Papers show

IN 2005, the Duchy of Lancaster, Queen Elizabeth II's personal estate and portfolio, invested $ 7.5 million in Dover Street VI Cayman Fund LP, according to files from the offshore law firm Appleby. Donald Trump's Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has been found doing business with Russian President Vladimir Putin's son-in-law through a shipping venture in Russia , run by people who include some with sanctions by the U.S.

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Apple Acknowledges iPhone X OLED Burn-In And Color Shifting At Off-Angles

According to Apple, Super Retina Display the iPhone X is the best OLED display on the market, but screen burn-in can still occur under specific conditions. Then there's burn-in, where images that are repeatedly displayed (like the battery indicator) start to leave ghostly patterns when they're not actually there.

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Latest Google Play Store Version Is Out [Download APK v8.3.75]

Unfortunately, this app has absolutely nothing to do with the official WhatsApp app, and had no input from WhatsApp owners Facebook . Google has started rolling out a new Google Play Store update that comes with version 8.3.75. "The app itself has minimal permissions (internet access) but it's basically an ad-loaded wrapper which has some code to download a second apk, also called 'whatsapp.apk.' The app also tries to hide itself by not having a title and having a blank icon".

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Is This What The OnePlus 5T Will Look Like?

OnePlus 5T has no official launch date at the moment, but it will likely be announced before the year's end. "Sometimes, industry trends go against our core beliefs". The company took to Twitter and confirmed the news that the standard 3.5mm port will find a place in the OnePlus 5T. Days after some leaks and rumours, and following some recent hints by its executives, OnePlus is working towards building additional hype for the OnePlus 5T.


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