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House Expected To Get First Look At School Funding Plan

House Expected To Get First Look At School Funding Plan

If the override fails, Democrats can try again to approve the compromise bill. Updated at 5:30 p.m. with House voting against bill - The Illinois House voted down the state's amended school fundin...

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Halo Mixed Reality Experience in Development

Halo Mixed Reality Experience in Development

Mind you, Microsoft introduced the platform in May, alongside an announcement from Dell that it planned to build a headset for the platform. The Visor was made in partnership with Microsoft and is...

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PlayStation VR Releasing New Bundle September 1

PlayStation VR Releasing New Bundle September 1

Considering the PS VR headset by itself now retails at $399 the new PS VR bundle essentially gives players a free PlayStation Camera included in the cost. Sony dropping the price of the PS VR follows ...

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Apple might announce the next iPhones at an event on 12 September

Apple might announce the next iPhones at an event on 12 September

The other two models, which are 7s and 7s Plus, would be similar to the iPhone 7 . Apple itself has yet to confirm that it is holding an event on the 12th of September but we should expect to see...

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Anti-inflammatory drugs 'reduce cancer deaths by 50%,' study finds

Anti-inflammatory drugs 'reduce cancer deaths by 50%,' study finds

Professor Paul Ridker of Harvard Medical School, presenting his findings at the European Society of Cardiology congress in Barcelona this weekend, said the drugs opened up a "third front" in the war...

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Fitbit Ionic Adidas edition smartwatch to launch in 2018

Fitbit Ionic Adidas edition smartwatch to launch in 2018

Fitbit on Monday announced Ionic , its first true fitness-oriented smartwatch aimed at demanding consumers on the lookout for a reliable health monitoring solution which offers a highly customizable ...

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Sega announce new Fist of the North Star game for PS4

Sega announce new Fist of the North Star game for PS4

Accidently published on the Taiwanese PlayStation Store , Yakuza Kiwami 2 has been leaked. The title doesn't even have a Japanese release date, so its unlikely the title will be arriving there anyt...

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PLAYERUNKNOWN'S Battlegrounds Has Reached An Unbelievable Milestone

PLAYERUNKNOWN'S Battlegrounds Has Reached An Unbelievable Milestone

On the morning of August 27th, the battle royale shooter overtookDota 2 as the game with the most simultaneous players on Steam , with 877,844 fighting at once - yes, it was more popular than the b...

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Mike Glennon leads Bears' offense to 10 1st-half points vs. Titans

Mike Glennon leads Bears' offense to 10 1st-half points vs. Titans

Beginning with a 17-24 loss at home to the Denver Broncos, the Bears downed the Arizona Cardinals by a final score of 24-23. "I think I've progressed faster than they expected I would, but I've still ...

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AMD ships over 25,000 Radeon RX Vega graphics cards

AMD ships over 25,000 Radeon RX Vega graphics cards

AMD has a new Crimson ReLive driver package available for Radeon graphics owners, including anyone who might have been able to swoop in and pick up a Radeon RX Vega card before inventories disappeared...

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Planet Uranus Could Be Full Of Giant Diamonds

Planet Uranus Could Be Full Of Giant Diamonds

The main factor behind this making of diamonds is the extreme pressure which splits the carbon atoms. These diamonds were thought to sink like rain through the ocean until they hit the solid core.Bu...

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This Solar Eclipse Time-Lapse is Being Made with Crowdsourced Photos

This Solar Eclipse Time-Lapse is Being Made with Crowdsourced Photos

The reason for the excitement for the total solar eclipse last Monday was the line of totality crossed the continental US and passed through 14 states. Between 2023 and 2038, the greatest number of to...

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Four ways to recycle your solar eclipse glasses

Four ways to recycle your solar eclipse glasses

The next total solar eclipse that US residents will be able to see will come in only seven years. Since we know that the moon passes between the sun and Earth every 27.3 days, then we should have a ...

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Reliance JioPhone pre-booking: Here's how to check your status

Reliance JioPhone pre-booking: Here's how to check your status

The incumbents are already setting up their policies to take on the JioPhone disruption. For now, people can only register their interest in purchasing the JioPhone and now pre-book the device. 15...

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Xbox One X Scorpio Edition Sales Exceeding Expectations At Microsoft

Xbox One X Scorpio Edition Sales Exceeding Expectations At Microsoft

Meanwhile, the Xbox One X is off to a fast start . At one point, Sony did say that it was interested in exploring the options, but since then the company has not shown enthusiasm to link its ne...

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Nebraska monument seeks donations of eclipse glasses

Nebraska monument seeks donations of eclipse glasses

The next total solar eclipse within the United States will pass from Texas to ME in 2024, and the next one on the Pacific Coast - running from Northern California to Florida - isn't until 2045. The or...

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Dera Chief Ram Rahim Singh Now Prisoner Number 1997 In Rohtak Jail

Dera Chief Ram Rahim Singh Now Prisoner Number 1997 In Rohtak Jail

The High Court also asked the central government to send more paramilitary forces to Haryana and said that it would monitor the case constantly and take it up again in the coming days. The government ...

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"Live" photos Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has unveiled the design of bezrabotnykh

Talking about Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 , it's a sequel to October previous year launched Mi Mix smartphone . The short video was posted revealing the design and form factor of the upcoming bezel-less dev...

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Hsbc Holdings Plc Boosted Microsoft (MSFT) Holding; Adtran (ADTN) Sentiment Is 1

It has outperformed by 12.41% the S&P500. Hsbc Holdings Plc increased Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) stake by 1244.23% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Generation Investment Management Llp sold 132,624 share...

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Shares in Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Acquired by Front Barnett Associates LLC

Shares in Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Acquired by Front Barnett Associates LLC

Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 10,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,552,000. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since August 26, 201...

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AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares

Grifols Sa now has $5.29 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.73% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $63.86. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $507.00 per share, for a t...

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Users take to other social media with Facebook and Instragram down

Users take to other social media with Facebook and Instragram down

According to United Kingdom site DownDetector, which collects reports of website crashes, the problems on Facebook began at around 2.15pm on Saturday. While another added: "The Millennials are going i...

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Missed The 2017 Solar Eclipse? US To Witness One In 2024

Missed The 2017 Solar Eclipse? US To Witness One In 2024

Oklahomans hoping to catch the path of totality should travel to southeastern Oklahoma on April 8, 2024! Whereas this year's eclipse traversed the country from coast-to-coast, the 2024 eclipse wil...

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Yakuza: Kiwami 2 announcement leaked for PS4

Yakuza: Kiwami 2 announcement leaked for PS4

Yakuza Kiwami , a HD remake of the first game in the series, is out in the West next week. The game showed plenty of promise at E3 , and despite some casting changes, it should be an essential purcha...

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Leaked: New Pixel Phones Launching Early October

Leaked: New Pixel Phones Launching Early October

The Google Pixel 2 was recently spotted on the US FCC website that suggested that the smartphone will be manufactured by HTC. Nothing is confirmed until the Pixel 2's reveal in October, possibly on O...

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DJI Spark receives a flight safety update

DJI Spark receives a flight safety update

In a recent press release, DJI said its new Spark firmware enhances the drone's battery management system to optimize the supply of power during flight. The aircraft and battery firmware updates can...

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Central Intelligence Agency has Access to India's Biometric Aadhaar Database

Central Intelligence Agency has Access to India's Biometric Aadhaar Database

According to Wikileaks , the project called ExpressLane might have been used by Central Intelligence Agency to tunnel data from their liaison services partners, back in 2009. In 2011, the company...

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Razer unveils Wolverine Ultimate controller

Razer unveils Wolverine Ultimate controller

The controller has two interchangeable D-Pads alongside an assortment of swappable thumbsticks with different heights and shapes. The re-mappable triggers and buttons can be customized on-the-fly. An ...

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Kidambi Srikanth ousted, Indian men's challenge ends

Kidambi Srikanth ousted, Indian men's challenge ends

Among others, Denmark's Viktor Axelsen, five-time champion Lin Dan and two-time champion Chen Long reached the semi-finals in men's singles. The Rio Olympics silver medallist took the match under co...

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BlackBerry to license out its secure OS to global smartphone makers

BlackBerry to license out its secure OS to global smartphone makers

That is one great idea as the company is now thriving although we still have no idea about the sales numbers. This BlackBerry Secure will be an official OS that will include the standard BlackBer...

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Former Valve Writer Publishes Half-Life 2: Episode 3 Story

Former Valve Writer Publishes Half-Life 2: Episode 3 Story

Whether that means players should keep pushing Valve to make a new Half-Life game or take matters into their own hands through things like modding is anyone's guess. This is the Steam storefront, Va...

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Samsung Galaxy J7+ shows its dual-camera, coming soon

Koh was asked, since the Note 8 battery is smaller, if Samsung planned to stop increasing battery sizes following the Note 7 problems. "The Note 8 has also been upgraded based on customer survey...

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U11 Android Oreo update release time line revealed

U11 Android Oreo update release time line revealed

The tweet reads, "We're excited to bring Android 8.0 to the HTC U11, U Ultra , & 10, beginning with U11 in Q4". In its tweet, HTC USA did mention that more details will be shared soon, but we don't r...

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Huawei Mate 10 with Leica camera to be unveiled on October 16

Huawei Mate 10 with Leica camera to be unveiled on October 16

Huawei has confirmed on Twitter that it's going to unveil the Huawei Mate 10 on October 16th. Huawei confirmed last month that it has been working on an artificial intelligence processor that it'...

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Babylonians, not Greeks, may have been first to study trigonometry

Babylonians, not Greeks, may have been first to study trigonometry

These ancient mathematical inscriptions predate the earliest known evidence of trigonometry - thought to have originated around 120 B.C. with Greek astronomer Hipparchus - by approximately 1,000 years...

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Armenian is on U.S. sanctions' list — Newspaper

Armenian is on U.S. sanctions' list — Newspaper

The US Treasury Department slapped punitive measures on a clutch of Chinese and Russian individuals and companies Tuesday, accusing them of supporting North Korea's nuclear programme and attempting ...

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Samsung confirms it is making a smart speaker

Samsung confirms it is making a smart speaker

The company seems to have played it safe with the Note 8 . Almost a year after one of the worst brand damaging incidents technology has seen, Samsung is back in the game with the release of its...

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Whoops-Blizzard is already planning to nerf the new Mercy

Whoops-Blizzard is already planning to nerf the new Mercy

This is where Blizzard tries out changes before making them available in the official game. "It is strong enough that it is feeling like the primary way to use the ultimate, which isn't intended". T...

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Samsung may possibly introduce 2 new wearable devices at IFA 2017

During all the commotion, Samsung's Spanish website listed the Gear Fit 2 Pro before pulling it back down. Coming as the successor (or rather as the Pro version to the Gear Fit 2 ), the Gear Fit...

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Samsung eyes reset with Galaxy Note 8

Samsung eyes reset with Galaxy Note 8

The device is available for pre-order and will reach shops on 15 September. The Gear Fit2 Pro may come with specs like a 1.5-inch 216 x 432p Super AMOLED display , Tizen OS, a 200mAh battery, 4GB...

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