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Samsung Note 7 officially recalled after dozens explode

You can also check your phone's safety using the Samsung+ app . "Fitted with high memory and advanced processor, the device is made for lag-free multitasking", said Manu Sharma, Vice President of Mobiles Business at Samsung India Electronics, in a statement.

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Asian fans snap up new iPhone but crowds smaller despite sell-out

A Vodafone store in East London told customers who had pre-ordered the iPhone 7 Plus on 9 September, the day pre-orders opened, that they would not get their phone for between two and three weeks. "Apple risks losing out more if it does not better cater to local demands in its marketing as well as product design". In Hong Kong, some customers were seen near the Apple store in the Causeway Bay shopping district, reselling new phones at a profit.

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Oceans key to future

It houses underwater canyons deeper than the Grand Canyon and is home to an ecosystem with endangered whales and sea turtles and deep-sea coral reefs. "The canyons and seamounts area off New England's coast is one of America's most unique ocean places", said Margie Alt, the executive director of Environment America, in a statement applauding the new monument's creation.

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Lesson learnt? Have they killed the insane $10000 gold Apple Watch

As of the latest news from Apple Inc . Apple was the second-best selling watch brand in the world by revenue a year ago, behind Rolex, Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said Wednesday. Apple is indeed going ahead with a long-rumoured decision to scrap the iPhone's headphone jack in favour of connecting earphones via its Lightning charging port, or wirelessly.

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Forget the economics of Hinkley Point, the politics are convincing

Greg Clark, the business and energy secretary, said Hinkley would be the "first of a wave of new nuclear plants" in Britain while Jean-Bernard Levy, chairman of EDF, said it marked "the relaunch of nuclear in Europe". "For this amount, we could now get about twice as much electricity even from the more expensive renewables like offshore wind energy". State-owned CGN said it is now able to move forward and deliver nuclear capacity at other United Kingdom sites including Sizewell in Suffolk ...

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Trump mum while campaign says he believes Obama born in US

It's going to take a lot of damage control to clean up Donald Trump's laundry list of birther claims. "Having successfully obtained President Obama's birth certificate when others could not, Mr. Brian Fallon, a Clinton spokesman, later tweeted: "Trump needs to say it himself". Trump was asked about his campaign manager Kellyanne Conway's recent assertion that the GOP nominee now believes Obama was born in the U.S.

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Samsung update to cap battery charging on Note 7

Royal Air Maroc has banned the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones which has been exploding and injuring users . The update would allow owners of a Note 7 to charge the battery up to 60% instead of a full charge. Asked about the software update, a Samsung spokesperson in the US said that "no action will be taken without the approval of the CPSC". After the Galaxy Note 7 launched, reports surfaced of consumers complaining the smartphone caught fire or exploded while charging.

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Facebook could be plotting the return of the chatroom on Messenger

Chatrooms were the 90s pre-social network. The website was alerted about the chatrooms aspect by developer Chris Messina, who had found the code for Rooms in the Messenger app's code. Previous year the company had shut down its standalone Rooms app that it had launched in 2014. TechCrunch also reported that some of its readers were able to launch a chat room with both friends and strangers, with an admin screen showing some features now unavailable on regular group messages.

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The campers and the queuers in the iPhone 7 lines in Singapore

Apple says if you want one of the sold out models you can order it online, and most iPhone 7 models will be available in-store. They'll be available at Apple stores, carriers and retail partners. iPhone 5 is extremely lighter than the 5c and feels good in hand like you are not holding anything in your hand. Well today may just be too late, as word comes down today that The iPhone 7 Plus Might Be Sold Out.

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Japan court rejects Okinawa move to block US base relocation

The former governor's approval for land reclamation was "legal", while Onaga acted illegally by not complying with the central government's order to retract his revocation, the Naha branch of the Fukuoka High Court said in the first judicial judgment on the high-profile dispute between the central government and Okinawa that is certain to be appealed by the prefectural government.

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'American Ninja Warrior' gets renewed for another season

After being defeated not once but twice a year ago, Mount Midoriyama roared back, with no contestant on season eight of "American Ninja Warrior" making it past the third of four stages required to win the grand prize of $1 million. Serving as executive producers are A. Smith & Co. Productions' founders Arthur Smith and Kent Weed (" Hell's Kitchen ", "Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge" and "That Awkward Game Show") along with Brian Richardson and Anthony Storm.

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Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Receives "Hold" Rating from Stifel Nicolaus

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink . Seagate Technology PLC has logged a 50-day moving average of $32.94 and 200-day average of $28.59. Eastern Bank now owns 45,537 shares of the data storage provider's stock worth $1,569,000 after buying an additional 547 shares during the period. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A.

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The iPhone 7 Plus is the first iPhone with 3GB of RAM

Splash and water resistance. But thanks to a TENNA certification that has reached the web today, we're finally getting confirmation that Apple has increased the amount of RAM available on the iPhone 7 Plus to 3 GB. Apple has also said that doing so won't allow the earphones to reach their full potential, telling The Verge that using AirPods with other products, "just lose the magic when not used with an Apple device".

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Formal recall for Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in United States

All Note7 devices sold before September 15 are officially recalled by the CPSC. While Samsung hammered out its formal recall plan with USA regulators, the FAA told airline passengers to turn off the phones when flying due to the safety risk.

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Samsung issues software upgrade for "not so magnificent" Note 7

Of course, we'll have to wait and see if Samsung have actually fixed this problem - we await another report of someone's Galaxy Note 7 going kaboom! and up in flames. The Chinese authorities have recalled 1,858 Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones partly sold "through an official Samsung website before the September 1 launch, as part of a testing scheme", according to Reuters .

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Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm - Road to Boruto - Final Naruto Game?

Bandai Namco has shared some new screenshots as well as a new trailer for the recently-announced Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4: Road to Boruto during Tokyo Game Show 2016, giving us a look at the upcoming game. As of last report, the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 series has been bought by more than two million buyers around the globe. Other fluff includes a limited edition soundtrack, available from February 2 to March 1, and a reversible box cover art for the ...

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The iPhone 7 Is Just Fine

Meanwhile Sprint said the first three days of preorders of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are "up more than 375 percent in the first three days over last year" in orders for the previous iPhone. "This has been the biggest launch ever for us", Legere said in his Periscope conversation. He added that the matte black color has been the most pre-ordered color.

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United States officially recalls Samsung Galaxy Note 7

This isn't the case anymore since the US Consumer Product Safety Commission ( CPSC ) has finally stepped up and announced an official recall of the Galaxy Note 7. Samsung also said it would limit the batteries of the Note 7 to 60% of their capacity via a software update. The recall comes at a crucial time for Samsung, as its rival Apple just announced its own latest versions of the iPhones, which go on sale Friday.

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United States government gets involved with Galaxy Note 7 recall

It is expected that after the recall of all the devices, there will be no more overheating and explosion issues of the device, but for now, users should do what is right to avoid accidents that may occur from the faulty battery of the Note 7.

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Watch NFL On Twitter App's Multiple Platforms

This app allows you to stream your Twitter feed on your TV or display so you can be updated with what's going on in the world. If you don't feel like streaming, you can always catch the game through traditional means on CBS or the NFL Network.

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Don't download Apple update on certain iPhones, T-Mobile CEO tweets

For those of you who don't follow Apple-related news, the company released the latest version of its mobile operating system yesterday which introduces several new frameworks and APIs for app developers. LinkedIn is now integrated with Siri on iOS 10 devices. The Message app is undoubtedly one of the most used apps on the iPhone so Apple has added a bunch of changes in iOS 10 to make it more fun and personal.

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Fire Warning: Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recalled

Kaye said that now that the Consumer Product Safety Commission is involved, the recall procedure should be more streamlined. Samsung sold about 2.5 million of its top-line smartphones, including about 1 million in the United States .

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IPhone 7 Plus and all jet black models sold out

Customers who head to Apple stores on Friday, when the new gadgets hit shelves, will have to settle for the smaller iPhone 7 in silver, gold, rose gold and mostly black. Well, you could always check out third-party retailers' stores and online markets, but obviously there's no promise you'll get the iPhone you want. That later date is the one many (but not all ) iPhone 7 Plus pre-order customers have received as a delivery date.

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European Commission President Calls for Increased EU Military Cooperation

EU officials say the goal is not a separate "EU Army" - but a better blending of member capabilities. "That is why we will propose before the end of the year a European Defence Fund, to turbo boost research and innovation", Juncker added. The UK voted to leave the European Union in a referendum on June 23. Juncker's keenly awaited speech comes two days before the 27 European Union leaders meet without Britain in the Slovakian capital, Bratislava, for a summit aimed at drawing up a roadmap ...

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Samsung Could Remotely Deactivate Unreturned Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

Another carrier in the United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways, has already temporarily banned the use of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on board its flights, and the UAE also has two low-priced airlines, flydubai and Air Arabia. Investors fear the fiasco could damage Samsung's reputation and hammer smartphone sales. The Galaxy Note 7 unit must also not be stowed in any checked baggage, the budget carrier said.

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Trump believes Obama was born in the United States: campaign

Trump has been a vocal leader in the debunked "birther" conspiracy theory that Obama was not born in the USA, and thus is ineligible to be president. Trump was finally able to bring this ugly incident to its conclusion by successfully compelling President Obama to release his birth certificate.

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President Obama designates first marine national monument in Atlantic Ocean

With the stroke of a pen, President Obama has designated a new national monument off the coast of Cape Cod. "Dangerous changes in our climate caused mainly by human activity; dead zones in our ocean caused mainly by pollution that we create here on land; unsustainable fishing practices; unprotected marine areas in which rare species and entire ecosystems are at risk - all those things are happening now", Obama said .

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explodes, Burns 6-Year-Old

Here are the details of the recall from Samsung: The US Note7 Exchange Program offers consumers the following choices: 1. If you've recently bought a Galaxy Note 7, check the box to see if it has markings to confirm that it's a non-explosive device ; if it lacks those markings on the label, return it.

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Obama puts part of North Atlantic off limits to drilling, fishing

It is his third national monument designation in the past month, following the creation of the Katahdin Woods and Waters monument in ME and the significant expansion of the Papahānaumokuākea marine monument northwest of Hawaii. With the latest designation, the president will have increased the amount of protected ocean habitat by 20 times since he took office, The New York Times notes.

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Conan O'Brien spoofs Apple AirPods with biting commercial

The ad highlights some of the difficulties that people might face, such as the AirPods popping out, getting lost, or possibly even being eaten by the dog, which means you'll have to stump up for a replacement pair. As you can see in the video, the new wireless headphones don't seem to be staying in their ears very well, which is a big concern for many people! To make matters worse, the AirPods are a whopping $159 and look like they're really easy to lose.

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Samsung announces total recall of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones

The federal agency said owners of the Note 7 can get a free replacement from Samsung, their wireless carrier or from the retail outlet where they bought it. The news should come as source of relief for Samsung customers, many of whom have been grappling with the company's mixed messaging and sometimes confusing responses to the Note 7's ongoing issues.

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Samsung to recall Galaxy Note 7 smartphones: United States agency

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is stepping in on a formal recall. The battery problem affects about 0.1 per cent of the 2.5 million phones sold worldwide since August. They say lots of customers still had their old phones, which they will use until the new Galaxy Note is ready, adding people seemed to have a hard time giving them up, but they have no other choice.

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The Atlantic Ocean's First National Monument

To coincide with the announcement, the White House's Instagram was taken over today by five ocean photographers. "And that's why my administration has protected more waters than any in history". He noted that he had spent his own childhood looking out over the ocean shores and being humbled by the endless expanse. "The notion that the ocean I grew up with is not something I can pass on to my kids and my grandkids is unacceptable.

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Samsung shares plunge after Note 7 smartphone recall

Nomura said it had cut its forecast for Samsung's third-quarter mobile operating profit by 900 billion won to 3.1 trillion won in the wake of the Note 7 recall. Late Friday, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission urged owners of the phone to turn them off and leave them off. Recently, airlines in the UAE have been restricting the use of the Note 7 on flights to ensure safety of aircraft operations and passengers.

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US lawmakers say Afghanistan corruption threatens future spending

Defense Department. The US government's Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (Sigar ) said corruption aggravated grievances against the Afghan government and channeled material support to the insurgency. That year Afghanistan's entire gross domestic product was estimated to be $20.5 billion. "Rather, fighting corruption is a fundamental part of creating lasting security, political stability and economic health".


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