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United Kingdom govt to invest £246m in battery tech

United Kingdom govt to invest £246m in battery tech

Business secretary Greg Clark will today unveil a four-year investment round dubbed the Faraday Challenge, as a key part of the government's industrial strategy . That we appear to generate less valu...

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Cardinals' Wainwright eyes 12th win vs. Cubs

Cardinals' Wainwright eyes 12th win vs. Cubs

The Rangers took a 4-3 lead during the decisive sixth when two runs scored after center fielder Mallex Smith misplayed Adrian Beltre's two-out deep fly ball, and Beltre scored on two wild pitches by...

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WebMD acquired for $2.8 billion

WebMD acquired for $2.8 billion

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ: WBMD ) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds" was reported by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. If you are reading th...

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Microsoft's second-generation HoloLens will include a dedicated AI coprocessor

Microsoft's second-generation HoloLens will include a dedicated AI coprocessor

Microsoft has revealed that it is preparing to equip the second version of its HoloLens VR headset with its own AI processing capabilities to enable more features and services. The sensors include ...

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Microsoft Announces Xbox One S Madden NFL 18 Bundle

Microsoft Announces Xbox One S Madden NFL 18 Bundle

Forza Motorsport 7 is perhaps the best representative for the console since it will feature native 4K/60 FPS gameplay. Nevertheless, with there only being a few more months left before the console hi...

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YouTube to end support for Video Editor, Photo slideshows tools

YouTube to end support for Video Editor, Photo slideshows tools

YouTube refuses video editing function, as reported in the official press release of the company. "We're retiring them to focus our efforts on building new tools and improving on other existing fea...

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The Destiny 2 beta has been extended

The Destiny 2 beta has been extended

The new end for the beta is now Wednesday 26 2am BST / Tuesday 25 6pm PT / Tuesday 25 9pm ET . Bungie has announced that it will be extending its open beta for Destiny 2 by two days, movi...

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Pixel Smartphones could feature Snapdragon 836 SoC

Pixel Smartphones could feature Snapdragon 836 SoC

Previously, some key specifications of both the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were leaked online. Xiaomi and OnePlus could follow Google and include the Snapdragon 836 processor into some of the...

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Microsoft chops these old features, gets ready to dump Paint

First, it comes bundled with nearly every Windows version, and second, editing images using Paint is like a child's play. There are a multitude of other capabilities being dropped: for example, th...

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NASA alerting people to unsafe eclipse glasses

NASA alerting people to unsafe eclipse glasses

Special eye protection is needed for safe viewing of the astronomical event. And then there's always the pinhole method, achieved by making a small hole in a piece of paper and projecting the sun's li...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to launch in three vibrant colors

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to launch in three vibrant colors

After battery woes caused the Note 7 to catch fire , Samsung issued recalls, and subsequently returned the product to market, only to have it recalled afterward . Coming to Note 8's rumoured specific...

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Robot finds possible melted fuel in Fukushima reactor

Robot finds possible melted fuel in Fukushima reactor

Further detailing the sightings, BBC News wrote that some of the possible nuclear fuel deposits were similar in appearance to icicles, as they hung around a control rod mechanism found at the bottom...

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Philippe Coutinho Propels Liverpool to Premier League Asia Trophy

Philippe Coutinho Propels Liverpool to Premier League Asia Trophy

Talk of a possible Neymar move to Paris Saint-Germain refuses to disappear. Barcelona have always been interested in the Brazilian but the deal seemed impossible after he signed a new 5-year dea...

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'Pokemon Go' announces legendary Pokemon arrival ahead of anniversary festival

While Legendary Pokémon will help them take on the toughest Raid Bosses and Gym Battles, they're not willing to leave their Trainer's side, so they can't be left to defend Gyms. Things are so bad ...

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Razer Working on Smartphone for Hardcore Gamers

Razer Working on Smartphone for Hardcore Gamers

It was announced in January of this year that Nextbit , makers of the cloud-centric Robin phone, would join Razer as an independent mobile division . However, given the involvement of Nextbit, no ...

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Intel makes AI plug-and-play with the Movidius Neural Compute Stick

Intel makes AI plug-and-play with the Movidius Neural Compute Stick

You might remember that Intel acquired machine vision specialist Movidius Technology nearly a year ago. Today, Intel and Movidius jointly launched the product, bringing a USB-based deep learni...

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Instant Updates from the Comic-Con Panel

Instant Updates from the Comic-Con Panel

The film also features Mark Hamill, so it's pretty perfectly prepped for Comic-Con audiences; the panel is teasing some exclusive footage, but fully expect a full trailer will follow up on the film's ...

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The Pre-San Diego Comic-Con Edition

The Pre-San Diego Comic-Con Edition

Warner Bros. will [have] a presentation showcasing some of its eagerly awaited upcoming releases, with exclusive footage and revealing conversations. That's not surprising since Star Wars had its ow...

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Verizon admits to

Verizon admits to "optimizing" amid accusations of Netflix throttling

The Verge also reported the apparent Netflix throttling, which elicited an response from Verizon saying the article was "dead wrong" and that it "makes no sense". Again, without direct comment ...

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Images of Nokia 2 Leaked: Nokia's Budget Smartphone

Images of Nokia 2 Leaked: Nokia's Budget Smartphone

We don't have any idea about the pricing of the Nokia 2 but it should be cheaper than the Nokia 3, which means it could be the cheapest Nokia smartphone. The Nokia brand, now owned by HMD Global, is...

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PvP Comes 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' This Fall

PvP Comes 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' This Fall

Most people on dedicated gaming communities hate the game, and most critics barely acknowledged it- but the most successful game of the year so far has been Ghost Recon: Wildlands , which Ubisoft r...

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The new LG Q8 is like a compact, water-resistant V20

The new LG Q8 is like a compact, water-resistant V20

LG recently launched its new phone Q8 which can be thought of as mini V20. On the display front, the device features a 5.2-inch Quad HD display with a screen resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels and a pix...

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Amazon slips Alexa into its Android shopping app

Amazon slips Alexa into its Android shopping app

It remains a question why Amazon chose to integrate Alexa into its mobile shopping app, especially if the standalone Alexa app already exists, but we're not complaining. The update should be rolling...

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Play Protect now available for all devices on Google Mobile Services 11

Play Protect now available for all devices on Google Mobile Services 11

At the core, Google Play Protect is not much different than the " Verify Apps " system that was already in place and protecting devices in the background but now, folks can tap into Settings ...

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Florida Man Calls Cops to Report Missing Cocaine

Florida Man Calls Cops to Report Missing Cocaine

Blackmon even identified himself as a drug dealer and told cops who came to assist that $50 in cash and a quarter ounce of cocaine had been taken from the vehicle while it was parked up. He identified...

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Thoughtful Kate's diplomatic dressing - see the tributes she pays with her outfits

Thoughtful Kate's diplomatic dressing - see the tributes she pays with her outfits

Not one to be a sore loser, Kate celebrated her husband's victory with a participation medal and a stein of local beer. The royal couple then paid their respects by placing stones by the camps' Je...

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Somehow, Kylie Jenner made Beats worse

Somehow, Kylie Jenner made Beats worse

The latest collaboration is a "special edition" pair of Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless earbuds and Beats Studio Wireless over-ear headphones, two of Beats' most popular and most expensive pairs of hea...

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Nintendo Trademark Hints At Possible Nintendo 64 Classic

Today we may be getting our first indication that such a retro console is in the works. But given that the Nintendo 64 ceased production back in 2003, filing a patent for its signature controller a ...

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Apple's iOS 10.3.3 vs iOS 10.3.2

Apple's iOS 10.3.3 vs iOS 10.3.2

Now we have a video of iOS 10.3.3 vs iOS 10.3.2. Forbes figures that there will be one more minor point update for iOS 10.3 before iOS 11 launches. Most of these vulnerabilities were related to th...

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What does a partial solar eclipse mean for Delmarva?

What does a partial solar eclipse mean for Delmarva?

When the total solar eclipse traces a path on August 21 from OR to SC, millions will turn their gaze upward as the moon passes between the earth and the sun, darkening the sky in the middle of the d...

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