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Galaxy Note 7 Probe Over, Galaxy S8 Leaks Worry Samsung

Galaxy Note 7 Probe Over, Galaxy S8 Leaks Worry Samsung

Except Verizon Wireless, which said that it would not be sending out the update to disable Galaxy Note 7 units because it didn't want to leave customers without a working phone, especially with the holidays looming. Other sources claim that the upcoming Samsung device will be thinner as the Galaxy S8 will employ the Y-OCTA it introduced to the controversial Galaxy Note 7. Read More

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Dylann Roof Found Guilty on All 33 Counts in Federal Trial

Dylann Roof Found Guilty on All 33 Counts in Federal Trial

For Roof's defense team, it could be the last time they speak to jurors in Charleston. Roof, 22, told Federal Bureau of Investigation agents he wanted to bring back segregation or perhaps start a race war with the slayings. U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel agreed to let Roof represent himself during the penalty portion of the trial, though Bruck and his other attorneys will remain as standby counsel to assist him. Read More

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Mercedes AMG C43 India launch price INR 74.35 lakh

This marks the third coupe from the German automaker in recent times. Numerous styling cues are taken from the C-Class and S-Class Coupes, including wider tail lights and smoother wing panelling. There's also a mid-range E300 petrol engine and range-topping all-wheel drive E400 4Matic. The design has clearly been influenced by the C- and S-Class two-doors, the look said to appeal "equally to heart and mind" with its "clear, aesthetic lines". Read More

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Twitter Rolls Out Live Video

The new feature is powered by Periscope , but can be used whether or not you have installed Periscope or even created an account. When they're ready, users will then have to press "Go Live" to start broadcasting. If you are already familiar with Periscope , then you won't have issues getting around it. The Periscope app isn't going away immediately. According to BBC Newsbeat , the update will be available for many Android and iOS devices in the next few days across the world. Read More

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Snow this morning, another arctic blast arrives late week

Snow this morning, another arctic blast arrives late week

With a high of 37 degrees, snow will likely mix with rain during part of the afternoon before turning back to snow showers in the evening. Morris, Sussex, western Passaic and Warren counties are now expected to see 2 to 4 inches of snow. A storm moves in for next weekend with snow changing to rain. Don't expect crystal-clear blue skies, however - while the temperature might not be as blisteringly cold, there could still be rain, hail and snow. Read More

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War on global warming hits rock as methane gas rises

In the journal Environmental Research Letters , scientists published a call to discuss and investigate the methane concentration surge, which they say started in 2007 but only became alarmingly conspicuous in 2014 and 2015. Livestock is probably a major source of methane emissions. There is a lesson to learn, Jackson said. About a third of this is due to the fossil fuel industry. Read More

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Quake reported off coast of California

PST, registered a depth of 6.2 miles. Residents in Loleta, Fortuna and as far away as OR reported feeling the natural disaster. Afterward, she said it felt like the ground was rolling, "like you were on a boat". The epicentre was 160km west of Ferndale and at a depth of 12.1km. A major quake in 1992 destroyed 80 percent of downtown buildings and the nearby Eureka natural disaster six years ago was also a 6.5 like Thursday's quake, but there was widespread damage. Read More

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Feathered Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved In Amber

Feathered Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved In Amber

The tail in question was once attached to a carnivorous dinosaur from a group known as the coelurosaurs , the most famous member of which is Tyrannosaurus . And individual dinosaur feathers have been found before. Ryan McKellar , a paleontologist at the in Canada and co-author of the paper, said, "It's a once in a lifetime find". Read More

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Amazon is opening a real grocery store with no checkout lines

Amazon provides its customers with Just Walk Out Shopping experience. An ambitious project that has apparently been in the works for four years, Amazon Go seeks to do away with the nuisance of waiting in lines. Amazon says it's a combination of, quote, "computer vision, sensor fusion, and deep learning". Amazon promises a 1,800 square-foot store offering prepared breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack items plus a selection of "grocery essentials" and meal kits. Read More

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Sea Ice Hits Record Lows in November

Sea Ice Hits Record Lows in November

But this year, researchers recorded ice receding at both the northern and southern poles, according to the U.S. Put the numbers from the two hemispheres together and you get a total sea ice deficit for the month equivalent in extent to almost half of the land area of the lower 48 states of the United States. Read More

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NASA Awards Restore-L Refueling Spacecraft Mission Contract to Space Systems Loral

NASA Awards Restore-L Refueling Spacecraft Mission Contract to Space Systems Loral

While many do not look to the stars and think of cost-effectiveness, projects like Restore-L should only lead to greater confidence worldwide in launching new missions. The company will work with NASA engineers to develop the system. This will also improve return on investment for each satellite project. "Successfully completing this mission will demonstrate that servicing technologies are ready for incorporation into other NASA missions, including exploration and science ventures". Read More

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Microsoft Surface Pro 5: The Story Thus Far

Aside from an improvement in its performance, the device will have more storage and RAM . According to a BRG report , Microsoft Surface Pro 5 can easily outclass its closest competitor, the Apple iPad Pro 2. After being left out during the launching of Microsoft products in October 2016, Surface Pro 5 fueled more excitement with fans believing that the newest Pro model will come with more storage, more RAM , and more powered processors . Read More

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Ellie is the lead character in The Last of Us Part 2

The Last Of Us developer Naughty Dog also revealed another big game at the event: Uncharted: The Lost Legacy . We do not have any other information about the game, however, we can expect to see The Last of Us Part II in 2017. The reveal trailer doesn't give much away but it ends with Ellie revealing that she wants to "kill every one last one of them ". As might be expected from Ellie's age, Part II will take place several years on from The Last of Us , and will act as a ... Read More

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US adds 178000 jobs in November, unemployment rate drops to 4

A broader measure of joblessness that accounts for the underemployed and discouraged workers also fell, declining from 9.5 percent in October to 9.3 percent in November, the lowest since April 2008. November's rate of job growth is nearly exactly in line with average monthly growth in 2016, which has been 180,000 per month, compared with an average monthly increase of 229,000 in 2015. Read More

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Twitter Acquires Yes, Inc. For Talent

Twitter Acquires Yes, Inc. For Talent

The previous VP of Product, Jeff Seibert, went back to his previous job at Fabric , a Twitter development platform, back in June. Neither of Yes, Inc .'s apps seem to spell out exactly what the company plans to do in the future, or how the startup it just acquihired to get its hands on a new product chief will influence future Twitter updates. Read More

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With deals offered early, will shoppers buy on Cyber Monday?

Walmart was among the retailers benefiting from the boom in online sales via smartphones and other mobile devices. Most major retailers open very early while some stores have overnight shifts. Ironically, most still are doing so in brick-and-mortar stores. On the Cyber Week 2016 online sale, Macy's is also offering its prime online shoppers to 20 percent instant discounts on all orders from November 27 to December 1st. Read More

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