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Meanwhile, speed skating star Mo Tae-bum of the South is reportedly the lead contender for the Olympian who will take the "Olympic Oath" representing every athlete at the PyeongChang Winter Games. Bryce Bennett, an alpine skier for the United States, said: "We're ski racers, we deal with being cold a lot". All the while, Kim has refrained from new nuclear or missile tests.
  • Sony Officially Details PS4 Firmware Update 5.50

    Sony Officially Details PS4 Firmware Update 5.50

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    This will make it easier to find games or applications purchased, but that has not yet been installed. Under Setting Family Management, you'll see options to manage playtime for each day. Users who like to customize their PS4 Home Screen will be able to import their own images from a USB stick to their PS4 as well as zoom and crop their images before setting it as their wallpaper.
  • Hyundai Santa Fe first look

    Hyundai Santa Fe first look

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    It's clearly inspired by the looks of the smaller Kona crossover, with split-level lighting featuring high-set LED daytime running lights and dipped beam units, and high-beam units mounted lower down, next to the "cascading" radiator grille.
  • Ben Youngs injury forces Eddie Jones to turn to new options

    Ben Youngs injury forces Eddie Jones to turn to new options

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    Wigglesworth is yet to make an appearance under Eddie Jones, who has relied on Youngs and Harlequins' Danny Care in the scrum-half role, and last played worldwide rugby in England's dead rubber with Uruguay at the 2015 World Cup. "It would be great to get into the number nine shirt for the Wales game having had 70 minutes under my belt, which is great because I love being out there with the boys".
  • How safe is your child online?

    How safe is your child online?

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    Figures released today by CyberSafeIreland , the children's internet safety charity, show that one-third of children regularly contact strangers online. These can include bullying, or children being left out of "chats", accessing unsuitable apps - such as dating or gambling apps, the sharing of inappropriate images and the long-term impact of online actions which might affect future employment or university places.
  • Sony Launches Selfie-Centric Xperia L2 For Rs 19990

    Sony Launches Selfie-Centric Xperia L2 For Rs 19990

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    Those who own a Sony Xperia X or Xperia X Compact can rejoice but it appears that the company has now started rolling out the Android 8 .0 Oreo update for these handsets. Considering the price, there are too many phones with better specifications for significantly lower price. In terms of connectivity, the Xperia brings 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and FM radio.
  • Anupam Kher's twitter account hacked

    Anupam Kher's twitter account hacked

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    Several screenshots and a now deleted tweet on Kher's handle are circulating on social media, showing a tweet in Turkish and ending with the words "I love Pakistan ". Reminder: "do not click on links in DMs coming from unknown accounts". The text in the tweet was in Turkish with final sentence in English saying, "Your DM correspondence and important data have been captured!" The account seems to have been restored now.
  • Capcom Vancouver Hit With Layoffs, New Dead Rising Game Impacted

    Capcom Vancouver Hit With Layoffs, New Dead Rising Game Impacted

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    Disliked by the majority of critics and fans, the sequel failed to capture the magic of a Dead Rising game, instead opting for a more streamlined (read: less like Dead Rising ) and straightforward approach. The report states that while the studio used to have around 250 employees , a source revealed that around 50 people were laid off as part of a larger reorganisation.
  • HTC U11+ launched in India; price, features and more

    HTC U11+ launched in India; price, features and more

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    The smartphone is powered by a 2.45GHz 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with Adreno 540 GPU. The Taiwanese company's first smartphone with an edge-to-edge display has launched in India. Weight: 188g. Water and dust resistant (IP68). On the software front, it runs Android 8.0 Oreo with SenseUI out-of-the-box. The connectivity features of the phone include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 & 5GHz), NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS and USB-C 3.1 Gen 1.
  • Microsoft is reportedly ditching Windows 10 S already

    Microsoft is reportedly ditching Windows 10 S already

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    That version might not be long for this world, according to a new report . " Windows 10 S is dead", writes Thurrott's Brad Sams. Back in 2015, Microsoft began rolling out Windows 10 as a free upgrade, the company also pushed an app called "Get Windows 10" via Windows Update without users permission.
  • Jerome Powell Is Sworn In as Federal Reserve Chairman

    Jerome Powell Is Sworn In as Federal Reserve Chairman

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    Yellen said in an interview with CBS News that market valuations are the source of some concern as she headed into private life following a 14-year Fed career , the last four as the chair. The first challenge facing Powell as Fed chair is "working out how to achieve growth that is both adequate and financially sustainable", former U.S.
  • NC train riders have safety concerns after fatal Amtrak crash in SC

    NC train riders have safety concerns after fatal Amtrak crash in SC

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    CSX owns and controls the tracks at the site of the wreck, he said. RT America's Ed Schultz speaks with Jamie Finch, former NTSB director of government, public and family affairs. "That's what it's created to do", he said, referring to technology that regulators have been pressing for for decades with mixed success. The Amtrak train's brakes were applied only five seconds before a recording of the crash ended, indicating the crew had nearly no time to react before the impact, according to ...
  • After almost six months, Android Oreo finally breaks 1% market share

    After almost six months, Android Oreo finally breaks 1% market share

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    In other words, tracking the adoption rate of the latest Android version is still as excruciating as watching paint dry. The Nougat 7.0 version took up a larger share with 22.3 percent (up from 21.1 percent in January) and Nougat 7.1 has 6.2 percent market share (up from 5.2 percent in January).
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs Leaked By Ice Universe, Release Date and Price

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs Leaked By Ice Universe, Release Date and Price

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    With the price of the S9 being £100 more, who knows what the price of the S9+ will be? The idea began as early as July previous year when we said the S9 phone would have the same display size and shape as the S8. We are less than a month away from the unveiling of Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus . All of this comes from Evan Blass once again, filling in all the little details about the Galaxy S9 that we're still waiting on.
  • Possible HTC U12 sighting reported in Taiwan, mystery mid-ranger also benchmarked

    Possible HTC U12 sighting reported in Taiwan, mystery mid-ranger also benchmarked

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    At the moment, the mystery phone can deliver an nearly 1 Gbps download speed (809.58 Mbps). During the showcase, the company covered the top and bottom edges of the phone, as well as the rear panel of the phone. The HTC U11 + was first launched in November 2017 in "select markets" at Euro 799 (roughly Rs 60,000). It is no secret that the HTC U12 is the flagship device of the year for the Taiwanese company, and we have heard quite a bit about it by now.
  • Broadcom raises bid for Qualcomm in 'final offer'

    Broadcom raises bid for Qualcomm in 'final offer'

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    Though the deal will likely face issues with regulatory approval, Broadcom says it its willing to sell two Qualcomm businesses - Wi-Fi networking processors and RF Front End chips for mobile - to resolve antitrust problems. Broadcom will also dangle a "reverse termination fee" that would compensate Qualcomm stakeholders if the deal were to collapse for regulatory reasons.
  • New Crash Bandicoot Game Rumored For 2019

    New Crash Bandicoot Game Rumored For 2019

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    And that's not all. Giddy up because if this rumour is to be believed, it means that Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy is coming to Nintendo Switch and PC later this year. This is a magazine dedicated to keeping those in the licensing industry updated on "the latest trends, new properties, retail analysis", and any new developments that might be on the market.
  • Keep Away Amazon Echo From Your TV

    Keep Away Amazon Echo From Your TV

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    Right in time for the 2018 Super Bowl , we looked at the cost of a 30-second advertising spot between 1967 and 2017. Amazon asked what would happen if Alexa lost her voice and even threw in CEO Jeff Bezos to the mix. While Amazon's clever Alexa Super Bowl commercial is getting widespread praise, the online giant also had to create some slick technology behind the scenes to stop devices from around the world from giving everyone their local weather forecast.
  • Most Active Stock: Nokia Corporation (NOK)

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    If the equity's breakout can carry NOK above the looming resistance of its 160-day moving average, more bullish notes could be in store. This rising movement shows positive prices direction over last 50 days. The stock of Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) earned "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 26. Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power.
  • Apple Music set to overtake Spotify in United States subscribers, WSJ says

    Apple Music set to overtake Spotify in United States subscribers, WSJ says

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    Apple Music's paying subscriber base has surpassed 36m worldwide - a figure which remains about half the size of Spotify's equivalent premium audience. Other streaming services include Amazon Unlimited Music and YouTube. Spotify , however, has many privileges, being a music, video, and podcast streaming service that has seen critical growth since it's creation.
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Short Interest Decreased By 0.24%

    Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Short Interest Decreased By 0.24%

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    United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 71.76% since February 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 48.70% the S&P500. Stone Run Limited Liability Company reported 0.34% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ). The prospect of higher interest rates, which can weigh on company earnings and stock prices, derailed the market's strong start to 2018, pulling the indexes lower for much of this week.
  • Pro Football Hall Of Fame Class Has Been Announced

    Pro Football Hall Of Fame Class Has Been Announced

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    The eight men headed to Canton are Bobby Beathard, Robert Brazile , Brian Dawkins , Jerry Kramer , Ray Lewis , Randy Moss , Terrell Owens and Brian Urlacher . Longtime Philadelphia Eagle Dawkins, another certain eventual choice, is a six-time All-Pro safety that went to nine Pro Bowls. Dawkins was best known for being an intimidating big hitter at safety.
  • Rajnath flays Pakistan, asserts Kashmir integral part of India

    Rajnath flays Pakistan, asserts Kashmir integral part of India

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    Addressing a public gathering at an event here, Singh asserted that Pakistan did not have the strength to separate Kashmir from India. "Kisi ne maa ka doodh nahi piya jo Kashmir ko Bharat se alag kar de". "India is no more a weak country". Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday assured that if any minister of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was caught in corruption charges, then the same would be removed from the cabinet with immediate effect.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Reveals Brand New Features to Combat Cheaters

    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Reveals Brand New Features to Combat Cheaters

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    The team will continue to refine their anti-cheat measures, but in the mean time it looks like some harmless programs may also be caught in the crossfire for the time being. The solution, as they explain, will be mainly focused on blocking any sort of unauthorized programs from interfering with the game. "Please understand that we are introducing this measure to fight abuse and ensure a fair environment", PUBG Corp wrote.
  • Logan Paul Will Think 'Three Times' Before Posting Anything Again

    Logan Paul Will Think 'Three Times' Before Posting Anything Again

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    Asked how that has affected his bottom line, Paul said, "Um.Wanna know the real answer?" Paul then suggested to Strahan that the responsibility for policing content might be better served by parents rather than content creators. His post on Twitter, above, brought it to the attention of Xbox community manager Larry Hryb, who this morning said it was "being taken care of". Mr Leggett said: "At first YouTube was new and interesting but children have become used to it and now they want ...
  • Sony CEO Kaz Hirai is stepping down

    Sony CEO Kaz Hirai is stepping down

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    Yoshidi, aged 58, is widely credited as instrumental in the transformation of the company and has built up a reputation for high-transparency which has proved popular with investors. Hirai is said to have made the decision because he is tired from an intense six-year long travel excursion as chief executive and now wants to spend more hours with his family in Northern California.
  • Alphabet Earnings Miss Views, Traffic Costs Soar, Shares Fall

    Alphabet Earnings Miss Views, Traffic Costs Soar, Shares Fall

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    Revenue in the final quarter of 2017 rose to $88.3 billion, from $78.4 billion a year earlier, and profit was $3.89 per share, up from $3.36 a share. Schmidt oversaw the huge corporate restructuring of Google in 2015 , until it eventually became a business unit of the holding company Alphabet , whose holdings now include Google, YouTube , Nest and Waymo.
  • IPhone sales dip but profits rise in Apple's latest financial results

    IPhone sales dip but profits rise in Apple's latest financial results

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    At least three brokerages raised their target price on the company's stock largely banking on the possibility of cash returns, while three cut price targets. Apple's cash reserves reached $285.1 billion in the quarter. Apple noted it has 1.3 billion devices in use now, up 30 percent in two years. In an attempt to calm investor fears, Apple shareholder Ross Gerber said the company sold a " perfectly fine " number of phones during the quarter, but earnings were a bit less than he was ...
  • 'Tholi Prema' censor done; release date final

    'Tholi Prema' censor done; release date final

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    The theatrical trailer of this film is out. Tholi Prema marks the debut of director Venky Atluri. "No matter whether good or bad, memories always haunt you" is the baseline of Tholiprema which deals with another "love at first sight" kind of story.
  • Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatch Debuts With Upmarket Features

    Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatch Debuts With Upmarket Features

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    The new A-Class (W177) is the most mature model till date, said Dieter Zetsche, chairman and head of Mercedes-Benz Cars. A visual resemblance to the large CLS sedan which was revealed previous year is no coincidence, with the car's designer Gordan Wagner telling Australian media the "predator face" which the two share earmarks the duo as Mercedes' most progressive stylistic offerings.
  • Yakuza 6 Demo Coming This Month, But Release Date Delayed

    Yakuza 6 Demo Coming This Month, But Release Date Delayed

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    With the later release date, further information of the game will be shared between now and its new landing date to tide us over. Sega told fans on Twitter that the delay was a "Tough business decision" but promises the delay was simply to better the eventual launch and not due to other issues.
  • US Probes Apple Over Updates That Slow Older iPhones

    US Probes Apple Over Updates That Slow Older iPhones

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    The government has requested information from the company, according to the people, who asked not to be named because the probe is private. It will be decided whether or not Apple violated securities laws in its public statements made related to the situation.
  • EU Launches Blockchain Observatory and Forum to

    EU Launches Blockchain Observatory and Forum to "Unite" Economy Around Blockchain

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    The vice president for the Digital Single Market, Andrus Ansip , acknowledged, "Technologies like blockchain can help reduce costs while increasing trust, traceability and security". In Brussels, EU Digital Commissioner Mariya Gabriel spoke to press about Europe's ability to be on the cutting edge of advancements in tech: "I see blockchain as a game-changer and I want Europe to be at the forefront of its development", she said.
  • Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) EVP Donna Morris Sells 29404 Shares

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    Fic Capital Inc sold 2,058 shares as the company's stock rose 14.01% with the market. The software company reported $1.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.16 by $0.10. Insiders have sold a total of 280,585 shares of company stock valued at $53,958,298 over the last ninety days. 1,953 shares were sold by Lewnes Ann, worth $286,466.
  • The studio behind 'Minions' is making a Super Mario Bros. movie

    The studio behind 'Minions' is making a Super Mario Bros. movie

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    Thanks to this latest big screen venture for Mario being animated, Nintendo and Illumination should have no trouble recapturing the feel of the video games. Nintendo has previously announced it would license its characters to Universal theme parks in Osaka, Japan, Orlando, Fla. and Hollywood. Mario is heading back to the big screen with Nintendo and Illumination officially announcing plans for a Super Mario animated film.
  • Sony offers 2 years of support for premium Xperia line

    Sony offers 2 years of support for premium Xperia line

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    As for the mid-range phones , it depends because Sony may still choose not to release an update especially if testing doesn't meet standards. Well to put matters to rest, we now have Sony's official Android upgrade policy, which confirms that its premium devices are supported for two years after the device has launched.
  • International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Director Frederick H. Waddell Acquires 610 Shares

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    Culbertson A N & Co Inc who had been investing in International Business Machs for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $150.37B market cap company. The technology company reported $5.18 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $5.17 by $0.01. American Registered Inv Advisor reported 0.48% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM).
  • Round Rock-based Dell confirms possible merger with VMware

    Round Rock-based Dell confirms possible merger with VMware

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    Inc.'s portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest holding. Several other institutional investors have also bought shares of the company. Sapphire Star Partners LP now owns 2,880 shares of the virtualization software provider's stock worth $314,000 after acquiring an additional 480 shares during the period.
  • Apple iPhone slowing draws Justice Department, SEC scrutiny

    Apple iPhone slowing draws Justice Department, SEC scrutiny

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    A report from Bloomberg claims that the U.S. government has requested information from Apple and is looking into public statements made by the company pertaining to the situation. iOS 12 has been under development for some time, but this month Craig Federighi has advised subordinate engineers that they will no longer handle major new features for the new iOS version but instead will have to focus on solving iOS 11 problems.