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Doctors warn why you should never stifle your sneeze

The young man explained that he had developed a popping sensation in his neck which immediately swelled up after he tried to contain a forceful sneeze by pinching his nose and keeping his mouth clamped shut at the same time. After seven days he was well enough to be discharged with the advice not to block both nostrils when sneezing in future. "Halting sneezing via blocking [the] nostrils and mouth is a unsafe manoeuvre, and should be avoided", the authors cautioned.

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North and South Korea agree to hold working-level talks next week

The two sides agreed that the orchestra would stage performances in the capital, Seoul , and at Gangneung, near Pyeongchang, the South's Unification Ministry said in a statement. Security Council resolutions and autonomous sanctions". But North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has shown no sign of willingness to give in to U.S. demands and negotiate away a weapons program he sees as vital to his survival.

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The 2019 RDX shows off Acura's new True Touchpad

It's flanked by LED headlamps which along with a large lower intake gives the front end an aggressive stance. Acura's RDX model starts at $35,800 and features a V6 engine that makes 279 horsepower. The interior features more upscale materials like Nappa leather and open-pore wood, as well as a touchpad-controlled multimedia system; we'll reserve judgment until we try it, but we're not usually fans of systems like this.

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Chinese 'rainbow dinosaur' had iridescent feathers like hummingbirds

The new species is described by an worldwide team of scientists in a study published in the journal Nature Communications . A team of researchers, including scientists from the University of Texas at Austin, are the first to conduct an in-depth study of the dinosaur named Caihong juji , which means "rainbow with the big crest" in Mandarin.

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The Next PS4 Update is Looking for a few good Beta Testers

Set to accept applicants from Japan , the US and Europe until January 23, the beta will test the the first update for the system of 2018. It appears that PlayStation 4 users can expect a new PS4 system software update in the coming weeks, as Sony has recently announced it is looking for beta testers to check things out and offer some preliminary feedback.

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AB responds to Kohli epic, Centurion Test hots up

Indian skipper Virat Kohli , who failed in the first Test made some statement in style as he smashed 150 and then what he did after that was a wonderful gesture and any wife or girlfriend will be proud of that. Shami achieved this feat by catching Keshav Maharaj by wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel during the second Test against South Africa . Ashwin was caught at second slip off his third delivery.

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Sapphire Star Partners LP Invests $757000 in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

The institutional investor held 87,496 shares of the energy company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.68 million, up from 77,201 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cisco Systems, Inc. The network equipment provider reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.01.

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Toyota Avalon Promises to be a Functional Family-Friendly Cruiser

Because it rides on the same TNGA platform as the 2018 Camry , the redesigned 2019 Avalon also benefits from numerous Camry's advances in powertrain and platform engineering. A 2G Wi-Fi connection is also included along with Safety Connect and Service connect remote services. The 2019 Avalon's design features more creases and angularity-perhaps following the Nissan Maxima ever so slightly-and is longer, lower, and wider than before.

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Android malware potentially exposes adult content to millions of children

The company clarified that the inappropriate ads within the apps were not Google ads. Check Point says the malware could display ads from "the main ad providers" or switch to its own ad server, which provided porn ads, scareware ads, and ads that tricked the user into signing up for premium services.

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U.S. family see amusing side of hilariously creepy Photoshop fail

Good-humored Pam saw the amusing side of the photos, and happily paid the full amount after thanking the photographer for the joy they brought her family. Since the photos have been uploaded, people from all over the world quickly shared their thoughts and opinions on these amusing photos. Thankfully, Pam finds the entire ordeal hilarious.

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Google app matches your face to a famous painting

Now Google has found a new use for their facial recognition capabilities that can also get people to download their Arts and Culture app. The app pulls from Google's digital collection of artworks from museums around the world. The app's newest features is a face-matching tool that allows you to find your famous museum doppelgänger. The app has been around since 2016, but the new experimental idea (which has so far only been launched in the USA) has seen the app be propelled to number one ...

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Tag Heuer Connected 41 Unveiled At Geneva Days

The new Connected Modular 41 is not only smaller than the Connected Modular 45 but also slightly superior when it comes to key specs. Tag had been promising a smaller version of the watch for some time, although CEO Jean-Claude Biver had previously said it would feature a 39mm case instead.

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Nokia 6 And Nokia 7 Get The Android Oreo Update

Android Oreo brings a bunch of new features to your device that no doubt US LG V30 owners will be glad to receive in a timely manner, even in beta version. The update is now undergoing public beta testing. Subscribe to #Nokiamobilebetalabs to get the update and help us to make the official release just right! Today, the new Nokia 6 and Nokia 7 officially launched Android Oreo 8.0 system updates.

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Honda Accord Named Best Car Of The Year At NAIAS

The XC60 was praised primarily for its ride quality and value relative to other vehicles in its class. The 2018 Lincoln Navigator won Truck of the Year. The winners were selected from a group of 29 vehicles, including 11 cars and 15 utilities. Eligible vehicles, chosen from dozens, must be new or substantially changed.

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"Currently no Plans" for Netflix Nintendo Switch App, Netflix Says

While Yuzu isn't able to now make commercial Switch games playable , the development according to authors is going great, the team's top priority is to show that the emulator is capable of running said games. Are you excited to finally play Switch games through emulation? The Nintendo Switch seems like the ideal console to host Netflix , but the streaming service has "no plans" to bring the app to the handheld system.

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Micromax Bharat Go Android Oreo Go Edition Smartphone Launching This Month

Micromax will be launching the Bharat Go by the end of January. Micromax is also claiming its Bharat Go to be India's first smartphone to run Android Oreo Go, Gadget360 reported . Further, Google has created a new section that recommends popular apps that are tuned to run well on entry-level smartphones. Android Go has its own suite of optimized apps for the same.

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Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro starts receiving December security patch in India

The two devices are already due for the cookie update but it's only now that we're learning both devices are already in their Manufacturer Development phase. Although the difference in such overall-light devices like smartphones wouldn't be that much glaring, magnesium is lighter than aluminum and stronger per unit volume at the some time.

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Reliance Jio Sachet packs: Prepaid plans from Rs 19 to Rs 98

Subscribers willing to recharge with this plan can check the availability of the plan via My Airtel app. Jio's prepaid recharge plan priced at Rs 52Reliance Jio has a prepaid plan priced at Rs 52 which is mentioned under its sachet packs.

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Facebook might lose lose $23 bn after announcing changes to News Feed

We started making changes in this direction a year ago, but it will take months for this new focus to make its way through all our products. According to Facebook, here are four types of posts you can expect to see a whole lot more of in your News Feed going forward.

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Stunning visuals of what happened after ISRO's PSLV-C40 satellite liftoff

The launch marks ISRO's first mission in 2018. The total weight of all the satellites is estimated around 1323 kg, as per ISRO's official website. The lift-off was postponed by a minute because of fear of collision with space debris, the New Delhi Television news channel said. For instance, ISRO successfully launched the Mars Orbiter Mission called Mangalyaan in 2014 at a cost that was just a fraction of the budget of Hollywood Sci-Fi thriller Gravity .

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Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend

However, the stock is trading at -0.37% versus recent highs ($32.87). On Wednesday, August 16 the stock rating was maintained by Argus Research with "Buy". Credit Suisse Ag invested 0.01% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ). Reilly Fincl Ltd Llc reported 27,415 shares. Cetera Advsrs Limited Liability has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Activision Blizzard, Inc .

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Ford Mustang Bullitt arrives in Detroit with 475 horsepower

The chromework is limited to some subtle splashes around the black front grille and front windows; the 19-inch aluminum wheels have a class torque thrust design, and hide red painted Brembo brakes. "That jumper vehicle resurfaced in Baja, California, in early 2017, but the other was lost to history". Ford used its pre-event function ahead of the opening of the 2018 Detroit motor show to confirm it will produce a fully-electric, high-performance SUV by 2020 called Mach 1.

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Sheets of ice found on Mars

Scientists examined a total of eight of these scarps. The discovery of frozen water on the planet is not a revelation and it is known that there is water on the planet, especially at the poles. "It is surprising that exposed ice has been found on the surface of these locations in mid-latitudes, which are usually covered by a layer of dust or debris", said Dandas.

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Du Plessis fifty hauls South Africa to 335

Both of those knocks oozed quality and the Indian bowlers - particularly the seamers - were made to toil on a day that saw temperatures rising to the mid-30s. India would have been desperate to make further inroads at that stage to get back into the contest, but with Du Plessis and Amla ticking along comfortably, it didn't look likely.

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Short Interest in Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Grows By 17.5%

The Maplelane Capital Llc holds 3,501 shares with $6.41M value, down from 13,001 last quarter. Companies having a market cap of $10 billion or more are typically considered as the major players of the market. Further, company shares have been seen trading -15.52% off of the 52 week high and 17.09% away from the 52 week low. This buyback authorization authorizes the data storage provider to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases.

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Indie games Fe and Celeste are headed to the Nintendo Switch

The Switch version will be out later this year and feature reworked touch controls and the option to play with the Joy-Cons, as well as a whole new scenario to play through. The wait between exclusive game launches has been more consistent in the first year of the Switch. If you've ever played a " Dynasty Warriors " game, you'll be right at home.

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Nintendo Switch Exclusive Games For 2018

One of the titles that fits the bill is Overkill Software's Payday 2 . The biggest new title to come out of this announcement-laden Direct is Mario Tennis Aces , which will shake up the standard Mario sports formula with fresh new modes and a fully fleshed out story mode.

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LG's take on the Google Assistant-powered smart display is pretty boring

In addition, there have been a number of new start-up smart home automation companies embracing Google Assistant or Apple's HomeKit. Supported devices include all Klipsch DTS Play-Fi equipped speakers in the Klipsch Stream wireless multi-room audio system, reference RSB-14 and RSB-8 soundbars, Heritage Wireless speaker The Three, the RW-1 wireless speaker, and Gate the and PowerGate series amplifiers.

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Bryan Fuller To Develop 'The Vampire Chronicles' TV Series

After departing the second season of Starz's American Gods adaptation , Bryan Fuller has moved on to become a part of The Vampire Chronicles , an adaptation of Anne Rice's novel series. Anne Rice's son and collaborator on the project, Christopher Rice, revealed the news with an fantastic anecdote on Facebook, sharing that when he was just a teenager, Fuller had looked Rice up in the phone book and told her he had a dream of adapting her books for the screen one day.

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Google and Amazon Battle It Out In CES 2018

Both Lenovo and LG announced touchscreen-enabled smart speakers with Google Assistant on-board, which is likely to make up for Google not making a Google Home with a display yet. Amazon's Fire TV devices have been shipping with support for Alexa for years, initially offering access to the company's voice assistant via microphones integrated into the Fire TV's remote control.

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Dark Souls Remastered Confirmed For Nintendo Switch

The demo can be downloaded from the eShop and played docked or portably. First, Hyrule Warriors will be making its way from Wii U and 3DS over to Switch in spring, with the critically acclaimed Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze riding on its heels in May.

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Scientists discover rare 200 million-year-old butterfly fossils

When he analyzed those scales under a microscope, he found out that some scales nearly 200 million years old, were hollow in structure. Member of the order Lepidoptera have, like some other insects, a proboscis - a tongue/needle-like tube they use for sucking and eating.

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Samsung's new QLED TVs may have black levels to rival OLED

So what exactly are these other technologies? MicroLED is based on Samsung's Cinema Screen technology, designed for movie theaters. Not because we don't want to, but because Samsung simply isn't ready to reveal that information. LG OLED technology has created a new high-end category of displays that delivers an awe-inspiring picture with ideal blacks and incredible color, even from wide viewing angles, unlike any LCD/LED display.

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'This is not a drill': Hawaii gets ballistic missile alert 'by mistake'

There's no incoming missile to Hawaii. There is no yet word on where the alert originated from. Friends and family began to message one another asking if the alert was real. "There needs to be tough and quick accountability and a fixed process". "Repeat. False Alarm", the Post said screen shots revealed. A video of a television soccer match showed what the alert looked and sounded like scrolling across the screen.

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Dark Souls Remastered Runs At Upscaled 4K/60FPS On PS4 Pro and XB1X

REMASTERED allows players to explore the twisted ancient land of Lordran in the first title of the critically acclaimed action role-playing series like never before. Dark Souls fans will be more than happy with the recent news of Dark Souls not only being brought to the Nintendo Switch , but also being remastered on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.


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