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Acer Unveils New Stylish & Convertible Chromebook Spin 11

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Acer has announced three new Chrome OS devices for 2018 at the Bett show in London. Following several announcements at CES and Lenovo's yesterday , Acer is now the latest company to announces Chrome OS devices for 2018. Feature-wise, all configurations include two USB Type-C ports and two USB 3.0 ports, as well as a microSD card reader. Much like the Google Pixelbook , the Spin 11 is a laptop-tablet hybrid with a 360-degree hinge and a touchscreen display (11.6-inches). Read More »

Astronauts to set out of ISS for 1st Spacewalk of 2018

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Though NASA is known for being tightlipped about its personnel decisions, it did issue a sort of non-statement, only saying that "a number of factors are considered when making flight assignments; these decisions are personnel matters for which NASA doesn't provide information". Read More »

Patriots-Eagles to Meet in Super Bowl 52

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In the 4th quarter of the AFC Championship game, the Jacksonville Jaguars held a double digit lead, despite the referees not calling many flags on the Patriots all game long. But New England caught some breaks, too, especially on its last drive before halftime. The team was hit with six penalties for 98 yards. You play so hard. Read More »

Andra AP fonden Increases Position in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

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About 1.03M shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Analyzing recent insider trading activity at Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) is a good way of gaining insight into the stock's performance. 82 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. Riverhead Mngmt Limited Liability Corp invested in 0.97% or 159,371 shares. Principal Grp reported 0.1% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc. Read More »

Android 8.1 can now display Wi-Fi speeds before connecting

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With the release of Android 8 .1, Google is adding a neat little feature to the OS which will make your online life much easier. This morning, the official Android Twitter account announced that Android 8.1's speed ratings for public Wi-Fi was beginning to roll out. Read More »

'Super Blue Blood Moon' is coming on January 31

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In any umbral lunar eclipse , the moon always passes through Earth's very light penumbral shadow before and after its journey through the dark umbral shadow. For them, the eclipse will be total, while East Coasters will see a partial one. To the uninitiated, the term " blue moon " has nothing to do with the color of the celestial body. Read More »

Bucks fire coach Jason Kidd

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There's no way of knowing if this factored into Kidd's departure, as the Bucks' middling 23-22 record was likely the biggest reason. "We thank him for all of his contributions and wish him the best". Milwaukee ranks in the bottom half of the National Basketball Association in points scored (18th) and points allowed (17th) per game. "A raucous crowd cheering against him or having the ability to make them "ooh" and "aah" with some of the things that he does on the road is something that he ... Read More »

Ex-Sonic Team head joins Square Enix

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In 1991, he was the lead programmer of the original Sonic the Hedgehog , a series he continued to work on until 1994's Sonic & Knuckles, before becoming a producer at Sega Enterprises. "I aim to develop an enjoyable game, please look forward to it". Yuji Naka has joined Square Enix. He also clarified that he'll be "joining game development as before", and that he strives "to develop games at Square Enix". Read More »

Peter Dinklage Confirms 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Is Halfway Through Filming

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Peter Dinklage's Tyrion Lannister is undoubtedly one of the most beloved characters in HBO's Game of Thrones , and with the last season coming next year, Dinklage talks about Season 8 being the ideal time to end the series. "It's always the sad part of our business ", he admitted, explaining that having worked with a great group people for a long time, it is heartbreaking to just move on. Read More »

Frozen 'human waste' falls from the sky on India village

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These are normally disposed of once the plane has landed. "There was big thud and people of the village came running out of their homes to find out what had happened", he said. The liquid resulting from the airplane leaks will freeze instantly and fall with a very high speed, even causing occasional injuries, as was the case of a resident from the Madhya Pradesh state, who in 2016 suffered an injury to the shoulder due to a big piece of ice that fell from the sky. Read More »

IPhone X Shipments to Attain 18 Million in Q1 2018: KGI

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So there you are, sporting a non-working Apple iPhone 6 Plus that by one reason or another, qualifies for a replacement unit through Apple . Again, supply constraints with iPhone X and its significantly higher price point make direct comparisons to the year ago more complicated. Read More »

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy can't launch during a government shutdown

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How soon the static test fire could happen remains uncertain. As the U.S. Senate's majority party searches for ten additional votes in order to end a federal government shutdown that began late Saturday, all "non-essential" activities at the country's numerous government-operated space launch facilities have ground to an immediate halt and will remain in limbo until a funding bill compromise is hammered out. Read More »

Microsoft announces education-focused laptops starting at $189

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Microsoft says that a Windows PC is more capable than a Chromebook - Windows 10 lets you run software like Minecraft or the full version of Microsoft Office. And although Apple has had a strong business in schools, but its products are much more expensive. That said, the software alone could be worth more than $200. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 7 and Mi 6X Appear In Images

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The leaked renders were shared by SlashLeaks and it shows the device in a silicon case. On the rear end of the smartphone, there is a horizontally aligned dual camera setup along with an LED flash. Thus, we are still unknown of the final design of Mi 7. The fingerprint sensor is expected to be at the back side as Xiaomi will be using trendy 18:9 display aspect ratio. Read More »

Apple teams with Malala Yousafzai to expand girls' education efforts

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Apple says its funding will enable a "significant expansion" of the work of the Malala Fund, and help it reach a goal of providing secondary education to more than 100,000 girls who would otherwise be unable to attend school ... Closer home in India, we have many initiatives that are working on similar initiatives to encourage and ensure girls receive the education, they deserve. Read More »

Is Nokia creating the best smartphone with 5 cameras?

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Last week, HMD Global Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas teased a major showcasing plan for the MWC 2018 . According to a leak from the Chinese social network Baidu , a concept phone with five lenses positioned in a circle, coupled with a LED flash, might be the next glorious installment in that series. Read More »

Apple HomePod could be a step closer to launch

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Recent reports have revealed that Apple has received the long-awaited approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for the highly anticipated HomePod. Suppliers are confident that sales of the HomePod will have the opportunity to pass the 10 million unit milestone, as its competitor, the Echo, has only managed to sell 1 million units, despite glowing reviews by consumers. Read More »

Sony gets own amiibo style toyline and… official PlayStation shoes

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An individual commented on Polygon's news about Totaku said, "I'm really curious who decided on this lineup, because it's not great for a first impression". If you've ever wished they'd make amiibos for something other than Nintendo characters then get ready for the PlayStation equivalent. Despite the amiibo-like appearance of both the figures themselves and their packaging, they will not feature any NFC functionality - they're just cool looking figures. Read More »

Minnesota completes sweep of Michigan State at Madison Square Garden

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The Golden Gophers are now 14-7 overall, 3-5 in the Big Ten and 9-11 against the spread. With the sophomore forward playing so well, head coach Tim Miles will likely stick with the same lineup that dispatched of MI easily. Bates-Diop averages nearly 20 points-per-game and has scored 16 or more points in all but two of the team's games. Jordan Murphy is averaging 18.1 points and 12.1 rebounds per game to lead the team. Read More »

Apple pledges $350B toward USA economy with repatriated overseas cash

The company also announced it will open a new campus in the United States, hire 20,000 more employees and spend $350bn over the next five years. The move by the Cupertino giant is a direct result of tax reductions by the U.S. The new jobs will come from hiring at Apple's current locations and from a new campus focused on technical support for customers. The company did not say how much of the investments announced Wednesday and tied to the tax law had already been in the works. Read More »

Facebook to Let Users Rank Credibility of News

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This change will only apply to USA users, although - if successful - Facebook plans to enforce the effort internationally. Two billion users will see major changes as part of what the social network has planned to address growing controversy over the role it plays in people's lives and in society. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 , S8+ and A8 2018 starts receiving January Security patch

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These two phones have already receive the final Android 8.0 Oreo beta, and we can expect the full version soon. As usual, patents are not proof a device is on the way, but it can be guaranteed that if Samsung leads LG will follow. While Vivo unveiled the world's first smartphone with the in-display fingerprint sensor at CES 2018. Speaking of which, one of the key Samsung Galaxy S9 specs will be the Snapdragon 845 processor that will feature in the handset. Read More »

Texas won't be the home of Apple's new campus, report says

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The EU ruled that the Irish Government offered illegal state aid to Apple in the way it allowed the company to arrange its tax affairs, and ordered that it pay the Irish Government €13 billion, plus interests and penalties. "The thrust here is American jobs, jobs on American soil, build manufacturing here, don't build everything in China", Gordon said . Apple also says it will create 20,000 American jobs during the next five years. Read More »

Whatsapp Officially Launched New Business Edition with Message Analytics

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In case you don't know what WhatsApp Business is, it's a dedicated app (and service) for businesses, as the name says. If you have already opted to be a beta tester of WhatsApp, then you can easily get these features along with the 2.18.18 version of the app or get the app updated from the Google Play Store . Read More »

Apple banks on tax break to build 2nd campus, hire 20000

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Apple works with over 9,000 American suppliers in all 50 states. The $350 billion contribution to the economy will come from what Apple calls its "current pace of spending with domestic suppliers and manufacturers" - an estimated $55 billion for 2018. Read More »