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YouTube Ups Battle Against Extremism Video

YouTube Ups Battle Against Extremism Video

Using this data, the Redirect Method will automatically load a playlist of videos that debunk radical views and recruiting narratives when someone searches YouTube using specific terms. "Collaborating with Jigsaw to expand the " Redirect Method " in Europe". Google says it will measure success based on the amount of engagement the debunking videos get from the Redirect Method . Read More

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Microsoft Reveals GLAS Cortana Powered Thermostat

Microsoft Reveals GLAS Cortana Powered Thermostat

Much like the Nest , the Glas thermostat wants to be able to save you energy (and therefore money) by proactively changing its settings based on its environment. The device runs Windows 10 IoT Core , a version of Redmond's operating system optimized for smaller devices, and is powered by the company's Azure cloud services. Read More

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Hinchcliffe races to 3rd at Toronto Indy

Hinchcliffe races to 3rd at Toronto Indy

Simon Pagenaud took the pole Saturday for the IndyCar race Sunday at Exhibition Place. He quit after the lap. Bottas is now 35 points behind the series-leading Vettel, with Lewis Hamilton - who failed to reach the podium last week - now 20 points back.The first Formula 1 World Championships race was held at Silverstone in 1950, won by Guiseppe Farina in an Alfa Romeo. Read More

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Verizon says no customer data lost in reported breach

Verizon says no customer data lost in reported breach

Verizon told ZDNet that it believes no one actually accessed the data, and the data didn't contain truly sensitive information like social security numbers or bank accounts, but it's a wake-up call to anyone using cloud storage. Each record in the log files contained customer data such as name, cell phone number, account PIN , email address, home address, Verizon services subscribed to, current account balance, federal government account number, frustration score, and hundreds of ... Read More

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Person held after pipe bombing of Oklahoma Air Force recruitment center

Person held after pipe bombing of Oklahoma Air Force recruitment center

While the FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives first treated the explosion as a possible act of domestic terrorism, FBI agent Jessi Rice clarified Tuesday that line of inquiry had been dropped. They believe it may have been a pipe bomb . The bomb also pierced the canopy over the office. The blast took place around 10.30pm local time (4.30pm GMT) in Bixby, which lies around 15 miles to the south of Tulsa. Read More

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Oculus Rift and Touch massively discounted to £399 in summer sale

Oculus Rift and Touch massively discounted to £399 in summer sale

Starting from today until the next six weeks, Oculus Rift and Touch controller bundle is going on sale for $399 . Sony PlayStation VR now retails for $399, which matches the price Oculus is offering during its summer sale. (Ironically the Rift launched at £500 in the United Kingdom, but then went up to £550 after Brexit.) At that time, the optional Oculus Touch controllers also dropped from £190 to £100, less than four months after their release last December. Read More

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Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards

Check out who else is performing at #BETAwards '17: @therealmaryjblige, @asaprocky, @officialxscape, @sza, @maxwell, @thegr8khalid, @kamasiwashington, @laflare1017, @iameldebarge, and @frenchmontana! Coming in close on her heels is Mars with five nods in categories like Best Male R&B/Pop Artist , Video Director of the Year , Video of the Year and Album of the Year , followed by Solange , who's nominated for four awards. Read More

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South African watchdog comments on central bank rattle rand

South African watchdog comments on central bank rattle rand

The DA states that Mkhwebane has yet to deliver investigation reports based on complaints laid against the Gupta family almost a year ago and that this silence has led to serious doubts surrounding her objectivity and neutrality. Mkhwebane has also directed the portfolio committee on justice and correctional services to initiate a process to amend the Constitution. PRETORIA, June 19 South Africa's rand fell more than 1.5 percent on Monday after the Public Protector, an anti-graft watchdog, ... Read More

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Detroit Become Human Trailer From E3 2017

Detroit Become Human Trailer From E3 2017

As such, the plot revolves around several playable characters. As he does, he is found out by police, showing that player will be able to hide in plain sight, run, and even attack the police forces who have their mind set on stopping you. Just like Days Gone, Detroit Become Human still hasn't received a proper release date yet and the reason for this is the ambitious nature of the game, which makes it one big project for Quantic Dreams . Read More

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle officially announced

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle will be available exclusively for Nintendo Switch on August 29 . They will use a variety of weapons against some unusual enemies scattered throughout an invaded Mushroom Kingdom. Currently, not many details are known about this new Mario & Rabbids title, but we will keep you up to date as new details surface on the title. "The teaming of our intellectual properties is symbolic of this partnership, and we can't wait for players to get their hands on the game". Read More

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Xbox Games with Gold June 2017 Lineup Revealed by Microsoft

Xbox Games with Gold June 2017 Lineup Revealed by Microsoft

And if you're an Xbox Live Gold member you can get a free 14-day trail from today, by following this link . This isn't a service that will stay still. The games confirmed so far include Halo 5: Guardians, all three BioShock titles, Payday 2 , National Basketball Association 2K 16, SoulCalibur II , Saints Row IV , Mad Max , LEGO Batman , Terraria , Fable III , and Gears of War Ultimate Edition . Read More

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LG X venture headed to AT&T on May 26

LG X venture headed to AT&T on May 26

Namely, an nearly comparable "heavy-duty, high-capacity" 4,100mAh cell to the 4,500mAh packed by the worldwide X power2, but also a "stylishly resilient" design and overall rather great specs. QuickButton works differently depending on how it's pressed - short press for Outdoor Essentials, long press for settings and double press to toggle Glove Mode to recognize screen taps and swipes with gloved fingers. Read More

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New leak reveals Motorola's lineup for 2017

The recent leak came courtesy a video captured at a private Motorola event where the company was going over their smartphone roadmap for the coming year. As per design, the device will sport a 5.5-inch screen and will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 which will be coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage . Read More

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Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

That's not exactly comforting for teams looking for their first wins, including the likes of Sadler, Wallace, William Byron and Daniel Hemric , but it does mean lots of different cars have a shot at a victory. 43 failed the post-race laser inspection station after the event. He should be highly regarded when the series rolls back on Daytona in the summer. May. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Launch Event In India

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Launch Event In India

Pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ have surpassed all records in Samsung's home country of South Korea with more than 720,00 units of the smartphones getting booked in just a few days. The aspect ratio is a little different and hence the resolution as well, coming in at 1440 x 2960. Pros: If you place your finger on the sensor, you can unlock the phone instantaneously - without even having to press the power button. Read More

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Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft

Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft

As for himself, Mariota said he's still on track while working his way back from the fractured fibula he suffered in the team's December 24 contest at Jacksonville. The Tennessee Titans addressed their two biggest concerns by selecting Western Michigan wide receiver Corey Davis and Southern California cornerback Adoree' Jackson in the first round of the National Football League draft. Read More

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