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NASA Announces Eighth Planet Around Distant Star, Tying Our Own Solar System

NASA Announces Eighth Planet Around Distant Star, Tying Our Own Solar System

It has become the first star system to have as many planets as our solar system. "It's like sifting through rocks to find jewels", Vanderburg said of the results, which presented a number of false...

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Tottenham slammed by Frank Lampard for Man City performance - 'It's a mess'

Tottenham slammed by Frank Lampard for Man City performance - 'It's a mess'

De Bruyne was on the end of a poor challenge from Dele Alli but the former Chelsea man recovered to score a minute later and Guardiola was in disbelief at De Bruyne's display. "I am proud, I don't wa...

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Kaka Officially Announces His Retirement With Instagram Post

Kaka Officially Announces His Retirement With Instagram Post

The 2007 Ballon d'Or victor captioned his post with the message, "Father, It was much more than I could ever imagined". "Thank you! I'm now ready for the next journey. Kaka, 35, said AC Milan "recen...

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BlackBerry Priv no longer receiving monthly updates

BlackBerry Priv no longer receiving monthly updates

Accompanying this announcement is news that the Priv will no longer receive updates, considering that it's over 2 years old at this point. According to the statement released on Blackberry's offic...

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Microsoft Foldable Device Features New Hinge Design

Microsoft Foldable Device Features New Hinge Design

It's no secret that Microsoft's Surface team loves their hinge designs, and Andromeda will probably have a fancy hinge as well. Today, yet another leak has confirmed the existence of Microsoft's...

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Google shutting down Project Tango in March 2018

Google shutting down Project Tango in March 2018

Representatives said in May that Google's vision was to see Tango in every smartphone and BMW announced a partnership with Tango at the beginning of the year. When Google officially unleashed i...

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GTA Online's Doomsday Heist Releases Tons of New Content

GTA Online's Doomsday Heist Releases Tons of New Content

Red Dead Redemption 2 is still a ways away, but that hasn't stopped Rockstar from seemingly teasing fans for its released. Until then, Grand Theft Auto Online players can pass the time on the rec...

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Cardinals-Peterson, 1st Ld-Writethru,290

Cardinals-Peterson, 1st Ld-Writethru,290

Peterson himself confirms this report with a statement he made , which also addressed his future. Peterson signed with the New Orleans Saints in the offseason, but found little success in what ha...

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Get PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds free with Xbox One X purchase

Get PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds free with Xbox One X purchase

If you are a fan of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and were thinking of switching to a new console then these next weeks are a good opportunity for you to think about grabbing an Xbox One X . You ca...

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Vivo smartphone beats Apple and Samsung to the punch with new tech

Vivo smartphone beats Apple and Samsung to the punch with new tech

The OLED screen illuminates the fingerprint, and the sensor scans it and sends it back to the processor. While I expect the likes of Samsung, LG, and Google to jump at the chance of hiding a fingerp...

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Facebook adds

Facebook adds "Snooze" button

Well, now you can temporarily mute them. The problem is: it's permanent. In addition, the prompting notification of the snooze ending may provide someone with the opportunity to do a "self-check in", ...

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Heyman | Athletics to acquire Stephen Piscotty

Heyman | Athletics to acquire Stephen Piscotty

Those players have not been identified. Piscotty had a physical and the A's were in the process of looking through its results before agreeing to the deal with the Cardinals . Piscotty, 26, was the...

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Microsoft is giving Bing new AI smarts in the battle against Google

Microsoft is giving Bing new AI smarts in the battle against Google

To this end Microsoft still sees Bing as a viable offering and has rolled out new AI features including Intelligent Search, Intelligent Image Search and Conversational Search. For example, if you bu...

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IOS 11.2.1 rolls out with HomeKit fix

IOS 11.2.1 rolls out with HomeKit fix

Last week the HomeKit app on the iOS devices was affected by a bug, which was responsible for giving unauthorised access to others, due to which users were exposed to unsafe circumstances. Users sho...

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Toyota Partners with Panasonic to Develop Battery Tech

Toyota Partners with Panasonic to Develop Battery Tech

Toyota earlier said it is considering making EV batteries with Panasonic to help meet its goal for green cars to comprise half of global sales by 2030. Toyota has stepped up electric auto development ...

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Apple invests $390M in iPhone laser chip maker

Apple invests $390M in iPhone laser chip maker

It's also the latest from Apple's $1 billion " Advanced Manufacturing Fund ", which, in addition to supporting American manufacturing jobs, also helps Apple rebuff criticism from Donald Trump-types ...

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Google Assistant is coming to ageing Android smartphones and tablets

Google Assistant is coming to ageing Android smartphones and tablets

According to the Google , All the tablets running Android Nougat and Marshmallow will get the Google Assistant . And the smartphones with Lollipop are already receiving it. As of now, the upd...

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Ghost Recon Wildlands Reveals Free Predator DLC

Ghost Recon Wildlands Reveals Free Predator DLC

Should a 4v1 mode be a part of the event, then Ubisoft might be taking a gameplay page out of the books of popular multiplayer horror titles like Dead by Daylight and Friday the 13th: The Game . Gh...

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Augmented reality 3D objects - to rival Snapchat

Augmented reality 3D objects - to rival Snapchat

The company has also announced that they are allowing the public to use its augmented reality Camera Effects Platform and AR Studio kit which will allow developers to create their own AR filters. ...

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Men behaving badly is everywhere on Google's 'Year In Search' for 2017

Men behaving badly is everywhere on Google's 'Year In Search' for 2017

The internet giant has revealed the most searched for terms and questions of 2017, and the cryptocurrency takes two slots on the list of most popular "How to" searches, as well as featuring in the...

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Facebook responds to damning criticism from former executive

Facebook responds to damning criticism from former executive

I think we all knew in the back of our minds - even though we feigned this whole line of, like, there probably aren't any bad unintended consequences. And it's not just an American problem, this is no...

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Apple Buys Shazam In $400 Million Acquisition

Apple Buys Shazam In $400 Million Acquisition

It became and remains one of the most-downloaded apps. Add to it the challenges of competing against Spotify and Amazon and there's a lot of momentum toward shutting the iTunes Music Store down. S...

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Watch New Trailer For Annihilation

Watch New Trailer For Annihilation

Natalie Portman plays a biologist who finds herself in a unusual new world in the latest theatrical trailer for the sci-fi drama/thriller, Annihilation . In an effort to find out what happened to h...

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Apple Confirms Acquisition of Shazam, Calling It a 'Natual Fit'

Apple Confirms Acquisition of Shazam, Calling It a 'Natual Fit'

You further understand that none of the information providers or their affiliates will advise you personally concerning the nature, potential, advisability, value or suitability of any particular secu...

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BBC launches Amazon Alexa voice service

BBC launches Amazon Alexa voice service

Since first launching in the U.S. in October of 2016, Amazon Music Unlimited has expanded to the UK, Germany, Austria, Japan and more, transforming music streaming with the ability to just ask Alexa t...

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Netflix defends that creepy tweet

Netflix defends that creepy tweet

We all know that our Netflix subscription probably knows more about us than even our closest friends . According to Netflix, 53 people have watched the movie every day for the past 18 days. One u...

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Star Wars augmented reality stickers now available on Pixel, Pixel 2

Star Wars augmented reality stickers now available on Pixel, Pixel 2

The first AR stickers centered around characters from the Star Wars and Stranger Things franchises, and they're pretty fun to play around with. The arrival of Android 8 .1 Oreo brings an exci...

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Surprise! Galaxy S9 Might Have a Virtual Fingerprint Sensor

Surprise! Galaxy S9 Might Have a Virtual Fingerprint Sensor

The "matcher" component will then verify the newly scanned image of the fingerprint and confirm if it is similar to the stored imprint. No other smartphones come with Infinity Displays other than Sam...

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Apple Now Allows You Preorder IOS Apps

Apple Now Allows You Preorder IOS Apps

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Microsoft to start teaching quantum computing (helping solve life's problems)

Microsoft to start teaching quantum computing (helping solve life's problems)

The simulator will allow developers to test programs and debug code with their own computers, which is necessary since there really aren't any quantum computers for them to test their work on yet. "...

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ICE arrests 27 in West Michigan

ICE said those who aren't facing charges are expected to be deported. Nine people were arrested in Covington, one in Erlanger, six in Florence, four in Newport and two in Walton, officials said. Of ...

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Argentina judge orders arrest of former president

Argentina judge orders arrest of former president

The judge, Claudio Bonadio , alleged that a 2013 deal reached while Fernandez was president helped shield Iranians allegedly involved in Argentina's worst terrorist attack: the 1994 bombing of the Ar...

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Facebook brings livestreaming and video chat to Messenger games

Facebook brings livestreaming and video chat to Messenger games

This progress is exciting, but even more than that, we've been thrilled at the response over the previous year from both the people playing and the developers building. The idea with Instant Games i...

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Trump misquotes Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day details

Trump misquotes Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day details

Navy veterans Emery Arsenault and Freeman Johnson, both 96, joined the USS Constitution's commanding officer Nathaniel Shick at the USS Cassin Young. Pearl Harbor survivor George Allen, 95, lit a re...

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Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaked

Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaked

This update comes with a number of new features that have already been reported on thanks to the beta version of the update having already been available. He also says in the post that this update t...

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YouTube Planning Paid Music Service

YouTube Planning Paid Music Service

Word is that it's potentially set to launch in March and will reportedly bring together on-demand paid audio service with video clips... they're just waiting on all the contracts to be finalized. Re...

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Some Google searches are now answered by selfie videos from celebrities

Some Google searches are now answered by selfie videos from celebrities

Google's always testing out new features here and there for making its many services as great as can be, and the latest one has to do with its bread and butter, Google Search. For certain searches ab...

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PUBG's desert gameplay trailer also reveals PC 1.0 release date

PUBG's desert gameplay trailer also reveals PC 1.0 release date

Players can check out the map on the test server on December 8th. If interested in having a look for yourself, you can catch the new area in action at around the 40-second mark in the embedded video. ...

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Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2017 Coming December 12

Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2017 Coming December 12

You'll get a good long look at the newly winter-ised Black Forest during the return of Mei's Snowball Offensive brawl. As happened a year ago, the winter holiday event, Overwatch Winter Wonderland...

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Mozilla countersues Yahoo Holdings and Oath

Just days after Yahoo Holdings/Oath sued Mozilla for breach of contract, the organization behind the Firefox Web browser has fired back with a breach of contract countersuit of its own. Although the...

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