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Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco Go on Sale in India

Starting today Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus are available for purchase through several offers, EMI schemes and cashback offers. It is protected by sculpted Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. 399 or Rs. 499 plans. In terms of processing power, the Nokia 7 Plus features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC with an octa-core CPU and an Adreno 512 GPU.

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Amazon introduces portal for full range of home security services

Moreover, Alexa can also handle educational Q&As, and kids are encouraged to say "please". For example, Echo owners might direct Alexa to remember an important date by telling the assistant: "Alexa, remember that Liam's birthday is June 20th".

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Microsoft published series of video tutorials for Windows 10 April 2018 Update

Focus Assist is another feature Microsoft is keen to talk-up, and the firm claims it'll help to eliminate of web-based distractions that get in the way of productivity. Gmail which is regarded as Microsoft's biggest email rival started releasing a new redesign last week that includes a time-saving feature. Timeline will allow users to go back and easily find their files that they were working on all the way back a few weeks.

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Blue Origin To Launch New Shepard Spaceship In Year's First Test

The first New Shepard flight took place in April 2015 and saw the rocket launch successfully, delivering its Crew Capsule to an altitude of 307,000 ft - still inside Earth's atmosphere and below the Karman line, the internationally recognized point (100 km, 62.13 mi, 328,084 feet in altitude) at which aeronautics ends and astronautics begins.

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Australia to fund Great Barrier Reef restoration and protection

To tackle the growing problem of crown-of-thorns starfish, water pollution, and reef damage, the government will team up with the Great Barrier Reef Foundation where $444 million will be allocated to these particular areas. A study published in the journal Current Biology on January 8 showed that the green turtles in the Great Barrier reef are turning female as a result of the warming water temperatures, threatening the population of the species.

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10 new Gmail Features available on the updated Gmail app

While the old web interface was a bit long in the tooth, the new redesign gives it a more modern feel, with rounded buttons, cleaner menus, and collapsible side panels. But the coolest feature is something Google calls confidential mode . The mode also allows them to revoke an email completely. "Another good feature of the new Gmail is the new confidential mode where the sender of an email is allowed to set expiry dates for the emails, and this can prevent recipients from forwarding or ...

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Canada, Australia to send military aircraft to monitor North Korean ships

On Friday, South Korean President Moon Jae In and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met in the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, seeking an agreement to establish lasting peace. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says US President Donald Trump "absolutely" deserves credit for bringing about historic talks between the leaders of North and South Korea.

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China on mission to build 'Lunar Palace'

The rover, called the Resource Prospector , was created to pull valuable compounds like water and oxygen from within the Moon's rock. The mission looked for options to fly as a payload on a lander developed by another country, such as Japan or South Korea.

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Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) Move as Institutional Investors' Sentiment Crashes

According to 32 stock analysts, Western Digital Corporation, is being kept at an average Outperform, rating, with at least 2.57% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. Bank of Montreal Can raised its holdings in Western Digital by 267.4% in the 4th quarter. However, at the Wall Street, the shares for the company has been tagged a $117.54 price target, indicating that the shares will rally 33.7% from its current levels.

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Facebook Reports Strong First-Quarter (2018) Earnings

Facebook showed at least initial resilience on Wednesday when it released its financial results from the first quarter, a period when the social network was criticized for the way it handles information about its users. March 18, 2018: US and British lawmakers demanded that Facebook explain how the firm was able to harvest personal information without the social network's alerting users.

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U.S. lynching memorial spurs reflection on racist history

Etched on each of the markers are the names of victims and the dates they were killed. "Auschwitz is a place you visit". Stevenson recalled the horrors of images from the Holocaust, 9/11 and the Rwandan genocide. "We can not appreciate how far we have come without acknowledging where we have been". A six acre site on Caroline Street is home to 800 rectangular steel slabs, some on the ground, but most suspended from the roof of the monument.

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United States woman in Turkey uses YouTube to deliver own baby in hotel

However, she began cramping with an hour left before landing and was unsure if it was the salmon or the pregnancy. Freeman had planned that she would travel to Germany in March before she discovered in January that she was already pregnant and in her third trimester.

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Facebook now lets parents schedule 'sleep mode' in Messenger Kids app

Sleep mode is controlled from the parent control center in the parent's Facebook account and the "off times" can be changed at any time. For more information about Messenger Kids, visit MessengerKids.com or follow the Facebook page for updates.

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ESA and NASA to Investigate Bringing Martian Soil to Earth

The TGO was launched in 2016 as part of the European Space Agency and Russian space agency Roscosmos's joint ExoMars mission. In the beginning, the Mars Rover 2020 mission, conducted by NASA, will gather ground probes as it navigates on the Red Planet.

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Reliance Jio sets hiring target of 80000 this fiscal

For the 2017-18 fiscal - the first full year of commercial operation - it had a net profit of Rs 723 crore. For the comparable year-ago quarter, RJio had posted a net loss of ₹17.34 crore. During the year, Reliance Brands acquired 46.6% stake in Genesis Luxury Fashion, a leading player in the business of luxury apparel and accessories retailing for some of the leading worldwide luxury brands like Armani, Canali, Michael Kors etc.

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Maruti Suzuki gains 2% ahead of Q4 results

This is mainly because of a one-off interest payment of Rs 250.7 crore as part of enhanced compensation to landholders for the company's freehold land at Manesar. "Our market share has gone up 2.7 per cent to 50 per cent in the passenger vehicle segment", Bhargava said. The board has also given its in-principle approval to establish an employee welfare fund as well as a trust to promote scientific research and technology in the country to commemorate the 35th anniversary of MSIL.

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Apple Is Reportedly Introducing New Names For The iPhone Series In 2018

So, this is the reason, Samsung has reported slow demand of the OLED screen for display unit. The PRODUCT RED iPhone 8 and 8 Plus features a glass Red rear panel and a Black front, making it more appealing. However, it's been more than 2 years since the first iPhone SE launched, and reports now indicate that the technology giant is on the cusp of releasing the successor- the iPhone SE 2.

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76 million PS4's sold, as hardware sales begin to slow — Sony

However, the bumper profits announcement was tempered with caution that the current year would likely result in a dip in earnings as favourable foreign exchange rates for the yen turn sour. Sony also offered up some details on PlayStation Plus subscribers, which stand at 31.5 million as of December 31, 2017. Meanwhile, the company as a whole also reported a bump in sales and profits, with overall sales rising by 12.4 percent to 8.54 trillion yen ($77 billion) and profits increasing by 569 ...

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Nintendo Announces Dragalia Lost, A New Mobile Game

Nintendo is cooking up another mobile game, and this time it's a new IP. It is a game that goes by the name of Dragalia Lost . The goal of this mission is to bring some animation to the joint vision of a novel gaming experience that has global influence.

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Donegal women effected by incorrect smear test results

In the majority of these cases there has been no requirement for further review . "At the time there was a large batch of reviews from the beginning of a screening programme that had to be worked through and there was a time lag required as a part of that".

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Nokia X6 Leaks With Display Notch, 19:9 Aspect Ratio

At the base, Nokia X6 has a slim bezel with no physical buttons, but it does come with "Nokia" brand engraving. The leaked renders of the upcoming smartphone also show a notch. In an unexpected turn of events, HMD Global is also rumoured to be reviving the successful and more than a decade old Nokia N-series. If it does come to India, it will be an Android One handset and will most likely run Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box.

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Bharti Infratel-Indus deal positive but Vodafone-Idea overhang a concern

Vodafone and Idea had flagged they would look at selling their stakes in Indus and other tower assets they separately own to help cut debt for the merged telecom carrier. "We do not believe either Vodafone or Bharti Airtel are long-term holders of the stock and would not be surprised to see a "block sale" of this combined controlling interest to another party, once approvals for the Indus-Bharti Infratel merger have been gained", brokerage Sanford C Bernstein said in a note to clients seen by ...

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Pippa Middleton Is Reportedly Pregnant with Her First Child

The baby weighs 8lbs 7oz. Like his brother and sister, the unnamed baby was brought onto the steps of St. Mary's Hospital to make his public debut. Kate Middleton and William's newest bundle of joy joins their other two children, 4-year-old Prince George and Princess Charlotte , who turns 3 in May.

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Snapchat's Spectacles 2 are Here, But Does Anyone Care?

The glasses then transfer the video to the user's phone-the new version transfers the video a few seconds faster than the older version did, a Snap Inc. Press and hold to snap a photo. The charging case is also 1/3 smaller than the original version, making it easier to bring anywere and everywere. And as the hype grew, so did the number of Spectacles Snap had manufactured.

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Alphabet (GOOGL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Monness Crespi & Hardt

Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Alphabet Inc .'s EPS for the trailing 12 months is 32.10. Argent Trust Co now owns 2,110 shares of the information services provider's stock valued at $2,024,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares in the last quarter.

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Expect To See Unskippable Ads On Snapchat Soon

A Snap spokesperson confirmed that the company will test a new ad format called, yes, Commercials, which will be six-second ads that run in select Snapchat Shows and not in Snapchat's magazine-style Discover editions or users' personal stories .

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Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) announces a quarterly dividend of $0.46

Nichols Rodney P. had sold 6,374 shares worth $413,864 on Thursday, December 14. Productivity proportions: Investigating the productivity proportions of Marathon Petroleum Corporation , ( NYSE: MPC ) stock, the speculator will discover its ROE, ROA, ROI remaining at 26.1%, 7.3% and 10.9%, individually.

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Three tips and tricks for settling into the new Gmail

You must keep in mind that although the mail might be gone from the receiver's Inbox , it still is present in the sender's Sent folder and is susceptible to snooping. Using machine learning, Gmail will now flag dodgy emails and potential security threats more clearly. For users trying to use their downtime to stay on top of their emails, a new offline mode will be a huge help.

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13-year-old fatally shoots 11-year-old brother

She went to see what happened and found the 11-year-old boy bleeding heavily, according to the 911 recording. Police reports say one of the boys was reported for misbehaving by his stepmother on Thursday. They also recovered a handgun, police said. They did not offer a motive for the shooting. Police said they believe the stolen gun from the grandfather's home was initially secured.

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Nintendo Has Sold 17 Million Switches & 10 Million Of Super Mario Odyssey

That's a lot, and it speaks to Nintendo's strong ambition for the year, which makes sense given a new Smash Bros. game is on the way . Sadly, Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima has announced that he's stepping down from his role on June 28th.

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A Hot Jupiter Planet is So Dark, That It's Almost Black

It is one of the darkest planets ever found and the discovery was made by researchers from Keele University in the United Kingdom using NASA's Kepler telescope. It can be counted as one of the top three darkest planets existing. However, WASP-104b but is much closer to its sun, which is a yellow dwarf. So WASP-104b has a permanent day side and permanent night side - and it's so close to the star, a distance of around 4.3 million kilometres (2.6 million miles), that it takes just 1.75 days to ...

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Snapchat AR Game Lenses 'Snappables': What You Need To Know

You can control Snappables using touch, motion, and even facial expressions. One final detail here is that Snapchat will be adding new Snappables on a weekly basis. Android Police pointed out that Snappables appear to be Snap's latest endeavor to maintain growth and attract new users now that its rivals have copied its core features, like Stories and ephemeral messages.

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YouTube giving parents more control over its Kids app

Currently, children can use the app's search function to watch videos, but these videos available through search are not subject to human review, but are selected by a special algorithm trained to return appropriate results, according to YouTube .

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Datamined meteor sounds in Fortnite suggest the crash is coming soon

Putting two and two together, it looks like the meteor crash is coming! Epic games has confirmed that they are now undergoing downtime to unblock a small number of players who were affected by a recent backend service update which caused login and matchmaking issues.

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Uranus smells like farts, rotten eggs, say researchers

Even after decades of observations and a visit by NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft, Uranus held on to one critical secret - the composition of its clouds. These findings may shed a new light on the formation of the outer planets. Researcher Leigh Fletcher stated, "The superior capabilities of Gemini finally gave us that lucky break".


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