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Space Station Getting Delivery From Wallops Island

Space Station Getting Delivery From Wallops Island

NASA says it will try again at 6:14 a.m. Sunday. The rocket should be visible from Northern Virginia within 60 to 90 seconds from the launch. The culprit, a small personal aircraft that entered...

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Tonga in dreamland after Kiwis scalp

Tonga in dreamland after Kiwis scalp

I'm just really proud of these blokes". But Tonga came storming back in the second half, scoring 22 unanswered points to hit the front following a breathtaking spell of rugby. However, captain Sika ...

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Nintendo to Increase Switch Production

Nintendo to Increase Switch Production

The Nintendo Switch released in March, and since then has made an impressive name for itself with titles like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , Splatoon 2 , and Super Mario Odyssey . The ...

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YouTube moves to restrict inappropriate content from kids' app

YouTube moves to restrict inappropriate content from kids' app

The article, as well as a deep dive by James Bridle on Medium , got parents talking about the disturbing videos their children have also been seeing on a platform meant to be family-friendly. Followi...

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Just Dial stock rallies on talk of takeover by Google

Just Dial stock rallies on talk of takeover by Google

The stock is now trading at Rs 488.7, up by Rs 29.7 or 6.47% from its previous closing of Rs 459 on the BSE . "It may take some more time before the discussions are finalised", the banker has been ...

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Flight to Bali diverted after woman discovers husband's affair

The woman, who had drank alcohol during the flight, began arguing with her husband and disobeyed flight crew when they attempted to calm her down, Newsweek reported . Confirming this case of unruly p...

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Here's the chipset that could be powering the Samsung Galaxy S9

Here's the chipset that could be powering the Samsung Galaxy S9

However, given the fact that it has been spotted on GFX, it will not be long before we see some new leaks revealing the price. Samsung is now selling the 2017 Galaxy J series globally. "On the same ...

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Apple working on AR headset, may be ready by 2020

Apple working on AR headset, may be ready by 2020

I get excited because of the things that could be done that could improve a lot of lives. The same report states that the new AR headset will have its own display and will run on a new chip as wel...

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Panasonic Eluga I5 Launched in India

Panasonic Eluga I5 Launched in India

The Eluga I5 is available exclusively on Flipkart for Rs 6,499 as part of the limited-period introductory offer. Panasonic Eluga I5 is the successor or existing Panasonic Eluga I4 with few imp...

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Millenium Falcon spotted on golf course

Bosses have tried to hide the prop by covering it in plastic ships and surrounding it in shipping containers. The Falcon has appeared in the trailer for the eighth instalment in the Star Wars sa...

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Oil prices stabilise just below two-year highs

Oil prices stabilise just below two-year highs

The price of Brent Crude rose 3.5% to $64.3 a barrel by the end of yesterday's trading, while West Texas Intermediate (WTI) rose 3% to $57.4 a barrel, both their highest levels since July 2015. USA ...

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Star Wars: Battlefront II's First DLC Detailed, Involves The Last Jedi

Star Wars: Battlefront II's First DLC Detailed, Involves The Last Jedi

The Last Jedi season also includes another single player mission. SFX has just recently released an interview with the Star Wars legend (via Games Rader ) and during their conversation, Hamill c...

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Apple is finally releasing a patch for that annoying iOS keyboard bug

Apple is finally releasing a patch for that annoying iOS keyboard bug

If your iPhone has been autocorrecting the letter "i" to "A [?]", praise be because Apple just fixed that bug. Thankfully, the company is pushing out an update to iOS 11 today that should so...

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Logitech Harmony Link Hub Will No Longer Work In March

Logitech Harmony Link Hub Will No Longer Work In March

Given the Harmony Link's age, Logitech is pulling support for it, but beyond that, the company says that the device will no longer work after March 2018. The company also explains why, exactly, it...

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Nintendo Switch Hulu release is today

Nintendo Switch Hulu release is today

Hulu on Thursday became the first United States streaming service to debut on the hybrid console. It's somewhat surprising to see Hulu hit Switch before the more-ubiquitous Netflix , but the s...

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Aluminum Foil Can Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal

Aluminum Foil Can Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal

Previous research found that placing an aluminium soda can behind a Wifi access point can strengthen the signal in one direction. It also allows you to cut off signal where you don't need it. The re...

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SpaceX rocket engine explodes on test stand in McGregor

The company said Tuesday in response to questions that it is "now conducting a thorough and fully transparent investigation of the root cause" of the explosion. No one was injured, but now the compa...

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Be alert: Fake Whatsapp app discovered with over one million downloads

Be alert: Fake Whatsapp app discovered with over one million downloads

While it's not ideal, when it does work, transferring files from an iOS device to another iOS device, or from an iOS device to a Mac (and vice versa) is like magic. But more than just a transfer proto...

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Fire Down Below: Mantle Plume Supervolcano Melting Antarctic Ice

This finding might help in explaining some of the melting that creates lakes and rivers under the ice sheet. To put that in context, regions in the United States without volcanic activity have a hea...

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AMD to develop semi-custom graphics chip for Intel

AMD to develop semi-custom graphics chip for Intel

His new position is described as senior vice president of the Core and Visual Computing Group, general manager of edge computing solutions and chief architect at Intel Corporation. In an additional bl...

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Chrome Will Finally Crack Down on Annoying Page Redirects

Chrome Will Finally Crack Down on Annoying Page Redirects

In Chrome 64, all redirects that originate from third-party iframes will trigger a pop-up instead of automatically redirecting to another page (unless the user has been interacting with said frame...

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Google Pixel 2 XL Owners Facing Flashing Screen Issue

Google Pixel 2 XL Owners Facing Flashing Screen Issue

Just before this Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones were reported with the OLED burn-in problem which caused a substantial harm to the brand's reputation. With the latest software update, u...

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Remarkable 'zombie star' exploded, survived - and then kept on exploding

Remarkable 'zombie star' exploded, survived - and then kept on exploding

It was discovered in 2014 and, at the time, resembled your basic supernova that was getting fainter. "The other problem is the energy we deduced for the explosion that happened now in 2014, is so hi...

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Square Enix to support the the Switch

Square Enix to support the the Switch "aggressively"

In particular, it believes that Switch is an ideal platform to put middle-range games on. The Nintendo Switch video games console has picked up two top prizes at the Trusted Reviews Awards 2017. A...

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Twitter Character Count Doubles Across the Globe

Apparently, it was happy with its findings. But the social media platform now opened up the feature to all users following a successful trial run. It turns out 9% of all English tweets hit such limit,...

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Apple planning AR headset for 2020

Apple planning AR headset for 2020

They're also using a device like the Oculus Gear VR headset that uses an iPhone's screen, cameras, and chipsets. The chip could be similar to the integrated system used on the Apple Watch . Many had ...

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Call of Duty: WW2 sales surpass $500 million worldwide over release weekend

Call of Duty: WW2 sales surpass $500 million worldwide over release weekend

Overall unit sales at launch doubled year-over-year globally. "The gripping, personal narrative, boots-on-the-ground multiplayer and terrifying Nazi zombies mode attracted players worldwide resultin...

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IPhone X makes its way to Malaysia Nov 24

With two upcoming iPhone X successors though, one of them is being expected as a larger iPhone X Plus, with a 6.4-inch screen compared to the 5.8-inch screen of the iPhone X . The bill of mater...

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Help nickname NASA's next flyby target

The chosen nickname will go into use in the lead-up to New Horizons' scheduled flyby on January 1, 2019. Also called MU69, it is a classic Kuiper Belt object (KBO) that will be the next targe...

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Facebook 'remembers' nude images to combat revenge porn

Facebook 'remembers' nude images to combat revenge porn

Facebook, being the most prominent social network on the web, has developed tools to prevent such content from spreading and get removed as soon as possible. In the Australian pilot, users must first ...

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