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Honor 7C Announced With 4GB Of RAM, Android 8.0 Oreo

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has launched a new smartphone under its Honor brand called Huawei Honor 7C. The Honor 7C will be available from this month's 13th in China for a price of CNY 899 for the 3GB+32GB variant and CNY 1,299 for 4GB+64GB. Read More »

Google Doodle celebrates 180th birth anniversary of Sir William Henry Perkin

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Sonny Ross , a UK-based illustrator who drew today's Doodle tries to capture the frenzy of the once-exclusive purple clothing in Britain after mauveine was commercialised. Empress Eugenie, the wife of Napoleon III, was also one of the leading trendsetters in Europe. Being at the peak of post-industrial revolution, Perkin's discovery happened to be at the appropriate time. Read More »

Is Amazon Alexa laughing at you?

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If you want to ask a follow-up question or issue a second command, the assistant will hear you without you having to call out her name. You'll be able to tell that she's still listening because the blue ring will still be on. Amazon says that Alexa will only respond to follow-ups if she's "confident" that it's a legitimate request and not just background noise, so I'll be curious to see how good she is at distinguishing between the two. Read More »

Debit and credit cards to function like Opal cards

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Transport minister Andrew Constance announced the new contactless-friendly routes this morning as part of an expanded trial of the technology that has been in place on the Manly ferry for the past nine months . Open payment will not replace Opal , which is now used by almost 14 million people a week but will provide freedom of choice when it comes to paying for travel. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9

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Samsung Electronics Israel officially launched sales of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 plus today. That's certainly not ideal, but all's well that ends well, and on the bright side, the Note 8 is apparently slated to quickly follow the S8 and S8 Plus on the Android Oreo boat in Canada. Read More »

OnePlus 5 Gets Android 8.1 Through Open Beta 6 Update

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The company is planning to gauge the response from beta users and based on the feedback the update will be modified to incorporate all the changes. As of now, there is no word on when the company would roll out the stable build of the software update. Read More »

Twitter reactions to Selection Sunday — March Madness

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The Wildcats are averaging 76.4 points per game this season and are paced by senior forward Peyton Aldridge, who is averaging 21.5 points per game with 7.8 rebounds per game. Louis. Here is a look at all of the dates and locations for the entire 2018 NCAA March Madness Tournament. That first-round South Regional game will be Friday in Charlotte, North Carolina . Read More »

SpaceX made a Falcon Heavy launch video with Westworld creators

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Falcon Heavy is able to send object on the Earth orbit at prices by 66% lower than its #1 competitor, the Delta IV Heavy. That's why we did it. "We did for you", Elon Musk wrote. "What we're hoping this is is the trailer for one part of the next chapter of the human story". After the Heavy Falcon has been launched, its side propellers successfully landed by themselves after splitting from the core rocket. Read More »

Huawei Y9 (2018) With Quad Cameras and Android Oreo Goes Official

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Sadly, there is no any information about the pricing and availability of this smartphone as of now. The good news is that Huawei will be keeping the same design for all three models so even the P20 Lite model will look as stunning. Furthermore, the 4,000mAh capacity of the battery will offer a pretty long runtime. On the software front, the smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box with Huawei's own EMUI 8.0 layered atop. Read More »

Pump Xiaomi smartphone Redmi Note 5

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It will be noticeably different from the original, though purely for the better, because it will be equipped with more modern fixtures. From the teaser messages on social media and the phone being described as a "Compact Powerhouse" by Xiaomi , one is expecting that the phone to be released on March 14 will be the Redmi 5 and it may sport a powerful battery. Read More »

Baaghi 2's romantic O Saathi

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The lyrics of the song have also been penned by Arko. While Disha and Tiger's off screen romance is something that the audience gets to see often every now and then, here's a glimpse of them romancing on screen. "As a choreographer for over two decades now, the least that one can expect from a directorial outing of his is good music", a close associate of Ahmed adds, "If he has the moves for the dance numbers, he definitely has an ear for music too". Read More »

Oppo F7 with notch display launching in India on March 26

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The OPPO Electronics is a Chinese consumer electronics and mobile communication company has announced in social media Oppo F7 will launching in Indian on 26th March 2018. After the success of the selfie-centric Oppo F5 smartphone in the country, which was launched previous year, the company is set to introduce its successor in the Indian market, skipping the name 'F6'. Read More »

Willian On Target As Blues Close-In On Top 4

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My understanding is that Antonio Conte can be quite overbearing and insistent on certain ways within training. Davide Zappacosta gets the nod ahead of Victor Moses, while Gary Cahill is in for Antonio Rudiger. An ugly ending shouldn't hide what was a truly fine Chelsea move. It would have been 3-0 if James Tomkins had not anticipated Giroud's shot from Hazard's pass and dived in to block. Read More »

'Wrinkle in Time' is a powerful story of family

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The author's manuscript was rejected more than two dozen times before it went into print in 1962. The author claimed in a 2001 interview that the criticisms did affect her, but at the end of the day, she learned to live with it. She first appears with the others in Meg's backyard, towering above them at several times human height, with silver eyebrows, a metallic silver dress and glittery silver lipstick. Read More »

LLC Purchases 1325 Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. 93 funds opened positions while 240 raised stakes. Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation reported 322,057 shares stake. GlaxoSmithKline plc institutional ownership is held at 10.6% while insider ownership was 0.2%. Read More »

Credit Agricole SA Lowers Position in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

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J&P China Capital Management Company who had been investing in Tesla Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $55.27 billion market cap company. Hanson Mcclain Inc bought 1,341 shares as the company's stock rose 2.59% with the market. Zacks Investment Research lowered Tesla from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Saturday, January 20th. Read More »

NASA Photos Reveal What's Brewing On Jupiter's Surface

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One group uncovered a constellation of nine cyclones over Jupiter's north pole and six over the south pole. " Juno's measurement of Jupiter's gravity field indicates a north-south asymmetry, similar to the asymmetry observed in its zones and belts", said Luciano Iess, Juno co-investigator from Sapienza University of Rome, and lead author on a Nature paper on Jupiter's gravity field. Read More »

Amazon fixes randomly laughing Alexa speakers

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Alexa can now help you keep up to date on all the top local headlines from Action News Now. It didn't chime as if we had accidentally triggered her to wake. Amazon is also changing Alexa's response to that command: rather than have the assistant laugh right away, its cackling will be preceded by the sentence, "Sure, I can laugh". Read More »

Musicians can now post messages directly to their Google Search Featured Panels

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Google first introduced “Posts” a while back as a way for US Presidential campaigns to reach more people via Google Search results. Google Posts are now opening up to well known musicians. The Knowledge Panel is the snippet that appears whenever Search users look up a celebrity. Fans can know if the updates are from a verified musicians if there is a blue checkmark next to the artist's name. Read More »

Intel unveils Optane SSD 800P

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The Optane SSD 800P enables fast system boots, speedy application load times, and smooth multitasking, said the company. However, many people may opt to use the Optane SSD exclusively as their boot drive to bring their PC up to speed - in which case these lower amount of storages may serve just fine. Read More »

Super Smash Bros Switch Announced: Will It Be Just a Port?

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It brings over 100 pieces of gear, three new stages, and a high rank. This makes sense when thinking that each console from the Nintendo 64 has had its own version of Super Smash Bros . A demo for the game will be available on May 10. Games like Celeste, Night in the Woods, Owlboy, are ideal for the Switch. Afterwards, YoYo sent out a press release confirming its partnership with Nintendo and laying plans to release a " Nintendo Switch edition" of GameMaker Studio 2 this summer. Read More »

Never-Before-Seen Mineral Found Inside a Diamond

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Normal ice is referred to as ice-I, and the oxygen atoms within organize themselves in a hexagonal shape. When this extreme force formed the diamond , the CaSiO3was trapped inside. Analyses suggest that some of the diamonds that the researchers studied formed at great depths of 610 to 800 kilometers below the Earth's surface. One of the only ways to actually keep it stable in the surface will be to trap it inside an nearly indestructible and strong container like a diamond, he explained. Read More »

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is coming later this year

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In a blog post , publisher Activision made the reveal but did not reveal much more information. The latest entry in the long-running first-person shooter series will be shown off during a community reveal event now scheduled for May 17 . Read More »

'Sea of Thieves' (ALL) Launches Final Beta/Scale Test

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It's live now and runs until March 11 at 2 AM PT / 5 AM ET / 10 AM GMT / 9 PM AEST. They will also have the opportunity of stumbling upon an occupied Skeleton Fort while playing, providing more intense gameplay. The final beta version of Sea of Thieves-an upcoming Xbox Play Anywhere title-is free to play for the next three days. Since this is the most players Sea of Thieves has had to handle, Rare warns that you should expect some hiccups, and it might block new players getting into the ... Read More »

McLaren BP23 will have a higher top speed than the F1

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McLaren has released a few more teaser sketches for its upcoming 'Hyper GT, ' referred to by the development monicker BP23. So far all we have are a few details and teasers of the auto, but it's still enough to get very, very excited. However, the BP23 won't be some stripped-out racer. McLaren is describing the BP23 as a "hyper-GT" vehicle, suggesting it will have some grand touring ability while also showcasing the outright performance we've come to expect from today's hypercars. Read More »

Penguins have selfie moment in Antarctica

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Their poses have won them thousands of fans, after the Australian Antarctic Division posted the 30-second clip on its Facebook page. This is the best 38 seconds I will surely have all day (except that I've watched it so many times that I'm up to double-digit minutes at this point). Read More »

Can Facebook Knock It Out of the Park With This MLB Deal?

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Last season , Major League Baseball and Facebook partnered to live stream 20 games weekly on Friday nights as national simulcasts. More information about broadcast talent and social integrations is forthcoming. The first game on Facebook this season will be an April 4 afternoon game between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets. In the previous years, Facebook added UEFA Champions League and Univision to broadcast live games from Mexico's top soccer league. Read More »

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker shuffles onto Switch and 3DS

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Another Wii U classic that a lot of people missed out on is getting a second chance at life - and it's Toad's opportunity to be the hero once more! Best of all, the Switch version is set to include new stages inspired by Super Mario Odyssey's many fantastical kingdoms, most notably New Donk City. Read More »