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Poisoning of spy attack on European Union; evidence against Russians

The leaders of the Czech Republic, Denmark and Ireland all said they were considering further unilateral steps, including expelling diplomats. "We have been sharing throughout, sharing on intelligence channels what we can with our colleagues".

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Russian ambassador ensures English fans safety at World Cup

Scenes of the street battles shocked the world and marred the tournament. Johnson said the British government is not discouraging fans from attending the tournament, but is concerned about their safety. Mr Johnson could be heard saying, "I'm afraid that's completely right, completely right", during Mr Austin's comments. Johnson added: "The boundaries of Moscow's dominions have been rolled back and I think Vladimir Putin feels that very keenly and he feels Russian Federation lost out, so ...

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Nissan to sell 1 million electrified vehicles a year by 2022

Some fear a setback for the technology after a pedestrian was killed Sunday night in a crash involving a self-driving Uber SUV in the USA, the first death involving a full autonomous test vehicle. Nissan's growth strategy focuses on heavy investment in three pillars: electrification , autonomous driving and connectivity. For the time being, however, Nissan remains the world's top-seller of electric vehicles, thanks to the Leaf EV it launched in 2010.

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Google wants your smart speaker to pay your bills as well

IPhone and Android users in the USA can, from Friday, tell the Google Assistant to pay a friend a certain amount and it will then take them through the process to send the payment via voice activated action. The first time you go through the process, you will go through a quick setup that includes Google Pay , confirming your cards and payment methods, and so on.

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Trump says he is "considering" veto of $1.3 trillion budget

In a morning tweet , Trump said he might veto the omnibus bill because it does nothing to address the fate of those protected from deportation by the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) programme and does not fully fund his border wall .

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Dropbox raises IPO price range by $2 on strong demand

According to Dropbox IPO filing statement, the tech company will also sell $100 in stock to Salesforce.com Inc. At its highest trading price, the cloud-storage company was worth almost $12 billion, above its most recent private valuation.

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State unemployment hits record low in February

The island of Lānaʻi reported a 2.1% unemployment rate in February 2018, down from the 3.2% rate in January, and down significantly from the 4.8% rate from the same time past year. Education and health services added 500. Delaware's unemployment rate stands at 4.4%, while the nation's is 4.1%. The professional and business services sector saw the largest increase: a net 8,300 jobs.

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Sensex plunges over 400 pts, Nifty cracks below 10000

At home while the Sensex fell 442 points to 32,563 level, the Nifty was down 142 points to 9,972 level. On Thursday, the Sensex fell 130 points to 33,006, Nifty closed 40 points lower at 10,114 level. PSU bank index nose-dived 7.2%, Metals index plunged 6%, while Bank Nifty was down 3.2%, Midcap 100 index was down 3%, Pharma index fell by 2.6%, Auto index was down 2%; further, IT index fell by 1.2%, Energy index was down 1.2% and FMCG index marginally lose half a percent.

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Vivo V9 Launched in India with 6.3-inch Notched Display, 16

The Vivo V9 comes with iPhone X-like notch and primary camera setup and a "FullView" display . The phone comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor and equipped with 4GB RAM and 64GB memory. The rear camera is capable of recording 4K videos at 30fps while the front camera tops out at 1080p resolution and 30fps. The Vivo V9 comes with a fingerprint scanner placed on the back of the phone.

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Mahindra-Ford join hands to develop two new SUVs

Ford today announced a partnership with Indian automaker Mahindra Group , specifically for the co-development of new SUVs and an electric vehicle . Ford and Mahindra will work together for "a period of up to three years", according to Ford's announcement. It is hoped that with the support of Ford and Mahindra, as major manufacturers in a huge emerging market, such as India, could accelerate the technology even further.

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Siri bug reveals hidden messages even if iPhone is locked

In a statement provided to MacRumors , Apple said "we are aware of the issue and it will be addressed in an upcoming software update". The problem remains in iOS 11 .3 beta and iOS 11.2.6 devices until Apple issues the fix. As pointed out by MacRumors , Apple iPhone X users have a reason to be anxious by this bug. Jay Stanley, a senior policy analyst at the ACLU, told Reuters in November that people should focus on app developer access to these facial scans, as opposed to them being ...

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THE KARATE KID Returns to Theaters with 2 COBRA KAI Episodes

LaRusso has gone on to become a vehicle lot owner using his Karate Kid fame to sell cars. The show sees Ralph Macchio and William Zabka reprising their roles as Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence from the 1984 classic Karate Kid and also stars Courtney Henggeler, Xolo Mariduena, Mary Mouser, and Tanner Buchanan; watch it here...

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Stockholders approve Tesla CEO pay

A new payment plan for the CEO was approved by Tesla shareholders Wednesday, a spokesperson confirmed. The person didn't want to be identified because official totals won't be released until the company makes a filing later Wednesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Sensex climbs 139 points to close above 33000-mark

Continuous foreign funds inflow and positive speculations too influenced the market sentiments, according to brokers. The 30-share index was trading 144.56 points, or 0.44 per cent, higher at 33,067.68 at 1200 hrs. Among sectoral indices, telecom jumped the most at 2.36 per cent, followed by realty, capital goods, teck, power, oil & gas, infrastructure, IT, FMCG, PSU, banking and consumer durables.

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Frank Bruno Issues Joseph Parker Warning To Anthony Joshua

Joshua stopped Whyte in the 7 round when they traded punches in December 2015. Wilder and Joshua are two of the biggest names in heavyweight boxing and the two could possibly face off during the near future in a unification fight. But they seem to lose their bark a little bit when they're in front of him. 'I'll probably get him to do between four and six on the heavy bag, a couple rounds of (skipping) rope.

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Council to mine Facebook data of Games' visitors

Kogan passed the information on to Eunoia Technologies, the company that went on to form Cambridge Analytica . This week, news broke of a whistleblower from the political data firm Cambridge Analytica . U.S. and European lawmakers have demanded an explanation of how Cambridge Analytica gained access to user data in 2014 and why Facebook failed to inform its users, raising broader industry questions about consumer privacy.

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NVIDIA (NVDA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr

The company exchanged hands with 17,844,338 shares compared to its average daily volume of 15.24M shares. Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) has declined 4.97% since March 19, 2017 and is downtrending. The Beta factor, which is used riskiness of the security was 1.45. 1,635 were reported by Sterling Global Strategies Limited Liability Corp. NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA ) now trades with a market capitalization of $150.85 Billion.

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Stephen Hawking's ashes to be interred close to Newton in Westminster Abbey

English physicist Sir Isaac Newton , who formulated the law of universal gravitation, was buried in the same place in 1727. "For this reason, we have made a decision to hold his funeral in the city that he loved so much and which loved him", they added.

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Ubisoft Successfully Fends Off Financial Takeover Attempt by Vivendi

Ubisoft and CEO Yves Guillemot have made it clear they oppose the moves, and now they've gotten precisely what they were seeking-a complete sell-off of Vivendi's Ubisoft stock. I would like to warmly thank them all. The progressive buy-back of the shares will be from 2019 to 2021, bolstering Ubisoft as a company. "The investment from new long-term shareholders in Ubisoft demonstrates their trust in our future value creation potential".

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WhatsApp co-founder tweets 'It is time. Delete Facebook'

The current data leak controversy where Cambridge Analytica misused user data taken from Facebook via a third party which was supposed to use this data for research purposes, has definitely taken a toll on Facebook both in financial as well as legal terms.

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New Content For Dragon Ball FighterZ Next Week

Global PvP means players won't be separated by regions or areas, as it would "lose the point of having a global PvP system to begin with". Using the recently announced Google Cloud Platform tech, Bandai's latest promises to let players take on rivals across the globe.

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(MSFT) Holdings Reduced by Abner Herrman & Brock LLC

It has outperformed by 27.22% the S&P500. Sahm Adrangi decreased its stake in Cara Therapeutics Inc (CARA) by 71.76% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Microsoft Corporation has $118.0 highest and $20 lowest target. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy" on Friday, July 21. Piper Jaffray Companies restated a "buy" rating and set a $100.00 price objective on shares of Microsoft in a research note on Monday, November 27th.

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After Kerala professor's watermelon remarks, women launch bare-breast protest

Her husband too posted the photo. Soon after, the clash that broke out between the students and staff members of Farook College a video clip of the speech has gone viral. He also pointed the fact that chest is one of the parts of woman's body that attracts a man and Islam teaches that it should be covered. The college website lists "Social Studies Education" as the assistant professor's "area of specialisation".

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Trump administration blames Russian Federation for cyber attacks…

With such a blatant assassination, the time for a response from the USA has come. The comments came one day after the White House announced it is imposing new sanctions on two-dozen Russian individuals and entities for US cyberattacks and meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

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Scientists identify likely home of interstellar visitor Oumuamua

Jackson and colleagues also said that the rock was likely ejected out of its home star system during the planet formation period. Now, however, scientists have concluded that the asteroid likely came from a binary star system - a solar system which has two stars that orbit each other.

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Ataribox becomes Atari VCS with new pre-order details

On top of releasing the official name for the product, Atari also announced that it will share prototypes of the Atari VCS, the Classic Joystick, and the Modern Controller with press at the Game Developers Conference this week in San Francisco.

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Huawei P20, P20 Pro Pricing, RAM Details Leaked Ahead of Launch

The rear panel further features the vertical dual-camera setup and the fingerprint scanner . The nova 3e runs on the familiar in-house Kirin 659 chipset with an octa-core A53 processor, Mali-T830 MP3 GPU, and 4GB of RAM. Of course, it remains to be seen if this is done through software trick or if it's a true 40MP sensor. The camera app also comes with an exclusive "Pro Night Mode" feature to capture photos with 100% more light.

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Comedian Hannibal Buress' College Show Stopped Because He Attacked Catholics

Loyola confirmed in a statement to Variety on Monday that Buress' audio was indeed cut "because he violated the mutually agreed upon content restriction clause in his contract". Once Campus Safety reportedly stationed themselves at the front of the stage, Ally Boly, a 20-year-old worldwide studies and history double major, thought the situation was about to escalate.

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 Hands-on

This year, Xiaomi has managed to give the budget smartphone, Redmi 5 a modern makeover while maintaining all the practicality of the older device. The Redmi 5 should come with at least 4,000 mAh battery otherwise it's a degraded phone in the battery department, the Redmi 4 came with 4,100 mAh battery .

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Vivo X21 and X21 UD goes official in China with Jovi

There's also another dual camera setup on the back which consists of 12MP and 5MP sensors. The smartphone will also feature a 6.26 inches display with 19:9 aspect ratio and might feature a notch design, the resolution of the display is not leaked.

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Google Play Instant Lets You Preview Games Before Installing Them

Google has announced that it's expanding its Instant Apps program to include games, which was launched a year ago and allows users to try apps out to see if they like them before downloading them. - 12:20 p.m. We first learned about instant apps back at Google I/O in 2016 , where Google said they were working with select developers to offer up instant experiences of apps, nearly like web experiences.

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LEGO The Incredibles Confirmed By Advert In LEGO Pack

In this case, the Lego the Incredibles game will be the first Pixar IP to receive the Lego treatment. Inside though was an unexpected ad for a Lego Incredibles game for Switch and other platforms. This year will see The Incredibles 2 finally releasing in theatres and it seems that there will be a game coming hot on its heels. Considering the movie opens mid-June, the release date should be sometime in June.

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HTC Vive Pro premium VR arrives April 5 for $799

Our goal has always been to offer the most premium VR platform available and to drive adoption for VR, by lowering the price of the current Vive, we are making VR more accessible while expanding the potential market for developers. Anyone who picks up the Pro will only get their hands on the headset itself, so you'll need to already have a pair of controllers and base stations lying around.

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Stephen Hawking's last paper to demonstrate test for existence of parallel universes

The paper, entitled " A Smooth Exit from Eternal Inflation ", is now under review by a leading journal. Thomas Hertog, a professor of theoretical physics at KU Leuven University in Belgium who co-wrote the paper with Hawking says that " this was Stephen: to boldly go where Star Trek fears to tread ." .

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Apple is using a secret facility to produce their own displays

According to Bloomberg , while progress has been made by Apple in the development of these Micro-LED displays , "consumers will have to wait a few years before seeing the results". And it seems those displays could utilize MicroLED technology. When the iPhone SE was first introduced, it was meant to be their new "budget" smartphone and it was the device for those who still prefer to use a smaller phone.


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