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No Changes Coming to Apple Charging Cable for iPhone 8

The report, if it materialises, means that we may well see a new iPhone with major upgrades later this year. One unusual bit from Kuo was that he seemed to indicate that although Apple would take advantage of the faster power delivery spec of USB-C, it may not be able to get the data transmission speed upgrade if the iPhone itself still has a Lightning jack. Read More

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Snapchat's $24 Billion Valuation Sets A High Bar For Its Future

Snapchat's $24 Billion Valuation Sets A High Bar For Its Future

Twitter, for example, shot up almost 73 per cent on its first trading day and now trades well below its IPO price. After all, Snap's shareholders will still retain one lever of control: "Investors can vote with their feet", Feldman says. Other public internet companies like Facebook and Google do not mention Snap in their quarterly and annual reports . That left the company with a market cap north of $28 billion. Read More

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Wild Acquire Centers Hanzal, White From Arizona

He had 16 goals and 10 assists in 51 games for the Coyotes this season. Minnesota also surrendered a 2019 fourth-round draft pick conditional to its postseason success this year. White has seven goals and six helpers in 46 contests. Among active pro athletes, only Shane Doan and Larry Fitzgerald had played in the Valley longer than Hanzal, who recorded 117 goals and 196 assists during his 10 seasons in Arizona. Read More

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Tsonga sees off Pouille to clinch third Open 13 title

Second seed Tsonga, now 11th in the ATP rankings, notched up a 6-4, 6-4 win over fourth seed Pouille to become Marseille champion for a third time. "I thought I served and returned really well today", Kyrgios said . "I wanted to show him I'd be there for each shot", said Tsonga, who is due to climb to eighth in the world rankings. But he will have to overcome two home players if he is to retain his crown. Read More

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Asus Launches Zenfone Live With Real Time Beautification Camera

BeautyLive is a special feature that makes you more attractive in real time. The screenshot also shows that the rumored smartphone may come with soft LED flash on the front of the device for brighter selfies. This smartphone is fueled by the Snapdragon 625 64-bit octa-core processor, and a 5,000mAh battery is also a part of the package. Unfortunately, Asus North America says that the phone is being delayed until the second quarter of the year, so it's now expected to arrive sometime between ... Read More

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Annual Manatee Count Breaks Record in Florida

The higher than 6,000 manatee numbers can be attributed to favorable weather conditions. Florida wildlife officials say their annual manatee survey counted 6,620 of the sea cows - the most since the state began the census in 1991. Cindy Dohner, the Southeast regional director for US Fish and Wildlife, argued that the recovery of the manatee's population is encouraging, proving the significance of organizations' conservation process. Read More

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Mark Zuckerberg Responds to the Rise of Trumpism

Mark Zuckerberg Responds to the Rise of Trumpism

But then Zuckerberg highlighted the growing global uncertainty and fear of a wide-open world among a wide swath of people. In a 5,700-word manifesto, Zuckerberg, founder of the world's largest social network, quoted Abraham Lincoln, the United States president during the country's 19th century Civil War known for his eloquence, and offered a philosophical sweep that was unusual for a business magnate. Read More

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Branden Albert can bring veteran leadership to the Rams offensive line

Branden Albert can bring veteran leadership to the Rams offensive line

Now, the Dolphins will have to address both starting guard spots in the offseason since Tunsil is moving from left guard to left tackle and Jermon Bushrod, the right guard, is a free agent. He lost his starting job at defensive end in October and appeared in 13 games (five starts) for Miami in 2016. He was plagued with injuries during his tenure, including a concussion and ankle issues. Read More

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PewDiePie Gets Dropped By Disney After Anti-Semitic Videos

The Journal said PewDiePie has posted nine videos which display anti-Semitic jokes and Nazi references since August. With 53 million subscribers, Felix Kjellberg - or " PewDiePie " - is one of the most popular filmmakers on YouTube. In a blog post shared on Sunday (February 12), Kjellberg wrote that in his videos he "was trying to show how insane the modern world is". Kjellberg has insisted that his point was to critique of the absurdity of an internet service (in this case, he used ... Read More

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Granddad, the oldest living fish in captivity, has died

Granddad, the oldest living fish in captivity, has died

Granddad was one of three other Australian lungfish who are exhibited at the aquarium , one of which is an African lungfish who is scheduled to go on display soon. Behind the scenes, aquarists in the vicinity were occasionally startled by the long, loud snorts the fish made as he breathed". The aquarium shared the sad news on their Facebook page . Read More

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Square Enix predicts $2.2 billion yearly earnings spike

Square Enix predicts $2.2 billion yearly earnings spike

Square Enix recently published its third quarter earnings report , and things are looking good for the Final Fantasy publisher. You can find the full report via the link below. Tabata also shared that 70% of the dev team are still hard at work on the game with DLC, free updates, and the PSVR experience still to come. The " Final Fantasy XV " Magitek Exosuit DLC release date has been delayed a bit further. Read More

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Donald Trump's Army Secretary Nominee Has Reportedly Withdrawn His Name From Consideration

Viola is also the owner of the Florida Panthers, a National Hockey League team. All airlines face federal regulations and could prove to be a conflict of interest for a government official. "Secretary Mattis is disappointed but understands and respects Mr. Viola's decision", a Pentagon statement said, adding that Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis would recommend another candidate soon. Read More

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Mexico border wall to be finished in 2 yrs - DHS secretary

The DHS secretary gave the interview during a trip to the border - where he explained that input from patrol agents would be critical to building the wall, which will be more than just a physical structure. "Do you think that's a viable option?" He and his wife were relaxing when he received a call from White House chief of staff Reince Priebus. 'Once he convinced me it was really Reince Priebus, he said would you come up and talk to Mr. Read More

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Former U.N. chief Ban renounces presidential ambitions

Former United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that he would not run for president of South Korea, a surprise announcement after weeks of laying the groundwork to run. There have been massive protests against Park, who will turn 65 on Thursday (February 2), recently with thousands taking to the streets demanding her ouster. Read More

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Apple has patented a vaporizer

Apple has patented a vaporizer

So, yes. While it's true that a former Apple employee did go on to create his own recreational vaporizer company , it's highly unlikely that Apple would follow its employees footsteps and enter that market itself. While the company is dipping its toes into the healthcare industry, vaporizers don't seem to be in its wheelhouse. But if Apple's future plans include making vapes for recreation, it would likely mean big corporations are getting into the weed business. Read More

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Reconsidering Property Lawsuit vs Hawaiians

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Reconsidering Property Lawsuit vs Hawaiians

After the Honolulu Star-Advertiser first reported on the lawsuits, Zuckerberg took to his own Facebook page to defend himself, calling the media coverage "misleading". "Here we have the world's sixth richest individual, with a team of the world's best lawyers, suing you, then asking you to make a deal". Zuckerberg said he was "reconsidering" the lawsuits earlier this week after receiving heated criticism from Kauai residents and local government officials. Read More

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Crypt-keeper wasps named after the Egyptian God of evil and chaos

Crypt-keeper wasps named after the Egyptian God of evil and chaos

The wasp known as Euderus set , or E. set , deposits an egg in the developing gall wasp's woody haven. To reproduce, the gall wasp manipulates the physical characteristics of its tree host, the sand live oak, hollowing out its stems. "It could be the parasitoid cues hosts to excavate early, but makes them do it less well than usual", said Weinersmith, who studies parasites. They also saw that the crypts where the wasps were stuck had another companion, a second wasp that was half the ... Read More

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Vicus Capital Cuts Position in Halliburton Company (HAL) by $3310523

Shares fell the most in more than a month. Covering analysts use their acquired knowledge and expertise to help create their best calculation of where they think the stock may be moving near-term. Halliburton Company makes up approx 0.01% of Hermes Investment Management Ltd's portfolio. Moreover, HAL has reported its first quarterly operating profit in North America in a year as oil producers have put more rigs back to work in North American shale fields while achieved 65% incremental ... Read More

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