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SpaceX deploys satellites, to bring internet to all

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In Thursday's launch , Space-X did not attempt to land the first stage of the rocket on a sea-anchored barge as it had with the February 6 Falcon Heavy launch. "Should be able catch it with slightly bigger chutes to slow down descent", explained SpaceX CEO Elon Musk in a tweet . Although SpaceX has already attempted self-landing rockets, the company decided not to recover the boosters of Falcon 9 since it will be unveiling next generation of boosters in this summer. Read More »

What can India expect from MWC 2018?

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New Nokia phone with model number TA-1048 received certification from the Federal communications Commission ( FCC ) in the United States. The leaksters, according to folks at GSM Arena, attribute the news to an FCC listing . Earlier, the leaks have revealed that Nokia 9 could come with a Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor coupled with 128GB internal storage. LG said it collaborated with a partner in image recognition to analyze over a 100 million images in order to develop the phone's ... Read More »

Intel partners with Dell, Lenovo, and HP to build 5G-ready PCs

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Still, the idea of tapping into a super speedy connection from your laptop while in a cab or on a train is tantalizing. Though 5G is still a ways off in terms of deployment, it's clear that Intel wants to be one of the companies there at the start, so these MWC demonstrations should be just the beginning for the company. Read More »

New Hyundai Santa Fe Gets Bolder Look

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It's unclear if a diesel engine introduced overseas for the Santa Fe will make it stateside: Trainor initially told us he wouldn't confirm the diesel option, but Automotive News reports the diesel is coming - a move that would mark Hyundai's first USA diesel engine . Read More »

Tinder security flaw granted account access with just a phone number

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This flaw was allowing an attacker gain access to any user's Account Kit account just by using their phone number. When a user clicks on Login with Phone Number on Tinder, they are redirected to Accountkit.com for login. Taking cognizance of this issue, a Facebook rep told The Verge that the damaging flow was quickly addressed and they were grateful to the researchers who brought up the bug to their attention. Read More »

Wolff would take a chainsaw to halo

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Additionally, the equally contentious 'halo' cockpit-protection device is a permanent fixture for the near future, and turning to matters inside the vehicle, teams are now regulated to just three power units per season, a decrease on the four-unit rule seen past year. Read More »

New Apple AirPod headphones tipped for release this year

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Current AirPods are generally capable of withstanding sweat when used for indoor workouts but can be damaged when used in the rain or dropped in water. The original AirPods seemed to come a little before their time, riding on the back of Apple's decision to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone. Read More »

Just 30 BMW M4 Convertibles for UK

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Among those, 20 will be painted Macao Blue, and another 10 will be Mandarin II yellow. The BMW M4 Convertible Edition 30 Jahre costs from £76,675, with just 30 of the 300 run earmarked for the UK. It rides on 20-inch wheels finished in matte Orbit Grey, an exclusive touch for the limited-edition vehicle. Outside, the vehicles are dressed with black ascents and surrounds on the iconic BMW kidney grille, M side vents and badges. Read More »

Florida House punts debate on guns, calls porn risky

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In the week since the Florida school shooting, several legislatures across the country have delayed or blocked gun control debate - with at least two preferring to talk about pornography, The Hill reports . "Do you believe that identifying porn as a public health risk is more important than identifying gun violence as a public health violence, especially after the events of this week and the events of June 12, 2016, when 29 people were murdered by gun violence at Pulse?" The South Florida ... Read More »

Google excludes Samsung from biz-focused 'Android Recommended' initiative

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The idea of Android Enterprise Recommended is to certify specific Android devices as being suitable for enterprise use. The programme "establishes best practices and common requirements for devices and services, backed by a thorough testing process conducted by Google", said David Still, director of Android Enterprise, in a statement on Wednesday. Read More »

The first burst of an exploding supernova has finally been captured

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Little did the Argentinian man know at first that he had captured an image that had so far failed to be captured by full-time astronomers: the first light of a massive exploding star. The object steadily brightened for about 25 minutes, as shown quantitatively in the lower-right panel. According to the researchers, the chances of such a discovery are one in 10 million - maybe even one in 100 million. Read More »

Luigi's Balloon World Update Coming To Mario Odyssey On Thursday

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More new outfits are planned, says Nintendo , so keep your eyes peeled. The two new Snapshot filters, meanwhile, are Coin and Neon. Conversely, "Find It" mode let's you track down other balloons hidden by players from across the globe. Creative use of captures is key to success! Finding or hiding balloons successfully will award points which increases your rank. Nintendo confirmed the minigame via Twitter , alongside news that three new outfits have also been added to the post-game shop: ... Read More »

Rape suspect dies after poisoning himself during police chase, authorities say

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The CHP says Los Angeles police asked for help in stopping the Nissan Versa in neighbouring Oxnard but the driver instead took off and led officers on a six-mile chase. The man's identity hasn't been released. According to Denharder, officers later discovered a liquid in the man's auto, and determined he had died from "self-inflicted poisoning". Read More »

NVIDIA (NVDA) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,932,495 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock worth $345,473,000 after buying an additional 71,458 shares during the last quarter. In other NVIDIA news, CFO Colette Kress sold 171 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. 50,000 NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) shares with value of $9.48M were sold by COXE TENCH. Read More »

Intel rolls out Spectre updates for 7th and 8th-gen Core chips

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Now, Intel is moving forward, issuing patches for the Kaby Lake H-, S-, X-, G-, U-, and Y-series microprocessors, as well as the Kaby Lake-R U-series chips . "On behalf of all of Intel, I thank each and every one of our customers and partners for their hard work and partnership throughout this process". The latest Firmware version v3.11.2350.0 is available for download which is pushed out to resolve the security vulnerabilities mainly for the Meltdown and Spectre . Read More »

SpaceX Delays Next Falcon 9 Launch to February 21

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SpaceX aims to provide fastest, prevalent and affordable internet access across all parts of the world. Based on the satellite's considerable mass and public understand of Falcon 9's performance, it was reasonably assumed that the rocket would need to launch in an expendable configuration to lift its payload to the proper orbit. Read More »

New Volvo S60 Confirmed For Summer Reveal

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The S60 sedan will be the latest Volvo to go under the knife, being one of the few vehicles in the range that hasn't yet received the same dramatic transformation found on offerings like the XC90, S90, and new V60, among others. Total system output for the plug-in T6 AWD drivetrain is 340 hp and 435 lb. -ft. of torque, with a fully electric driving range of about 28 miles. Sitting on the same Scalable Platform as the 90 Series and new XC60, the new V60 looks pretty much as you would expect, ... Read More »

Lindsey Vonn takes bronze in Olympic downhill behind Italy's Sofia Goggia

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It was the second Olympic bronze medal of Vonn's career, along with one from the super-G at the 2010 Vancouver Games where she took gold in downhill. Lindsey Vonn , 33, became the oldest female to medal at an Olympics in Alpine skiing history and also became the first American with multiple medals in the downhill. Read More »

Two New iPad Models Revealed In Apple's Regulatory Filings

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More logically, given the timing of their certification, is that Apple could be working on a refreshed variant of its $329 budget-centric 9.7-inch iPad, which was released in March of a year ago via an official press release. In fact, Apple launched the $329 iPad in March 2017 ... which lines up perfectly for a yearly refresh given the timing of the filings. In December, DigiTimes reported Apple planned on introducing a lower priced iPad in 2018. Read More »

Facebook Messenger Update Allows Users To Turn One-On-One Calls Into Group Calls

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You can also keep the conversation going even after the call in the automatically created group chat in your inbox. Tapping on that icon will bring up the user's other Messenger contacts. The good folks over at Facebook are back at it. "Over the last two years, we built a lot of capabilities to find the features that continue to set us apart". Read More »

Nest's Indoor Cam IQ Gets Native Google Assistant Support

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It is worth noting, though, that the outdoor versions of the security camera is not getting this particular update. Today Google is fixing that by updating the Next Cam IQ with Google Assistant support. Alphabet owns Nest and earlier this month integrated the previously standalone unit into Google's hardware group. Once you've turned on the functionality, Google Assistant on the Cam IQ should work the same as it does on any Google Home device - just say "OK Google" followed by your question. Read More »

'Baaghi 2' trailer out: Tiger Shroff-Disha Patani entail high-octane action

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Right from his debut film Heropanti , followed by Baaghi and Munna Michael, Tiger has been about just action, dance and six-pack abs. To add to the adventure, the team had real-life Baaghis accompanying them at the trailer launch. It will also see Jacqueline Fernandez recreating Madhuri Dixit's iconic number Ek Do Teen . For the sequel, Ahmed Khan steps in to the director's shoes and Disha Patani will be playing the female lead. Read More »

Goggia gets gold; Russian women close in on ending drought

Vonn has dedicated these Olympics to her grandfather, Don Kildow, who died in November. In ski racing age, I'm over the hill. "I wanted to win so much because of him, but I still think I made him proud. Talking about her Olympic downhill finale, Vonn added, "It was tough to contemplate this being my last Olympic downhill". Vonn fulfilled her promise, racing to the podium and falling just short of victory. Read More »

Israel conducts successful test of Arrow 3 anti-ballistic system

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In January, an exercise was called off because of a communication glitch that resulted in a data transfer problem. After another successful anti-ballistic missile defense system test, Israel added a layer of protection to its skies. In January previous year, the Israeli army released an official statement unveiling that air force bases had received the new missile interceptors alongside its already operational lower altitude interception systems. Read More »

Doom on Switch Update Adds Motion Controls and Improved Party Features

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Nintendo Switch , the most popular gaming console now trending worldwide, ushered in Doom on November 10th, 2017. Bethesda has patched in motion controls for Doom on Nintendo Switch. Motion control support comes with its own set of options in the game's settings menu. We'll be waiting for Bethesda to unleash the full patch notes from Hell, but until then you'll have to explore the game to find the other tidbits that have been added! Last but not least, there's a slew of bug fixes ... Read More »

Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed, on sale from $416500

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The new road-legal 911 GT3 RS has a top track speed of 193 miles per hour and a fixed carbon-fiber rear wing to help keep it from flying away. The wide rear fenders lead us to believe that this could be the Carrera S version, though that remains to be seen. Read More »

The Amazing Camera Work Involved in the SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch

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Payload and vehicle remain healthy. The most powerful active rocket in the world launched off the pad at Kennedy space center, and into space with no problems. The following page, however, stated that certification of that version of the Falcon 9 "is nearing completion". Also, the first-stage booster which was used to launch Taiwan's Formosat-5 satellite in August 2017 is ready. Read More »

Moss comes to PlayStation 4 next week

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This isn't the only news for the rodent-based VR platformer. Nevertheless, the release date news was accompanied by a new launch trailer, showcasing the world of Moss and the protagonist, Quill. Though the fantasy adventure gameplay is reminiscent of many platforming classics, Polyarc is looking for a new immersive spin as it brings its first game to PlayStation VR. Read More »

Missing child alert issued for 11-year-old Orlando girl

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Johnson's parents said they were aware their daughter was talking to an individual from IL, but did not know she was in danger at the time. Byrns, pretending to be a girl in her young teens, began communicating with the victim after meeting her online through a PlayStation game, police said. Read More »

Xbox Games with Gold announced for March 2018

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April 15th, Superhot will also be available. Xbox 360 owners, several games worth purchasing this week include Dead Space ($3.74), Dead Space 2 ($4.99), Dead Space 3 ($4.99), Devil May Cry HD Collection ($4.99), Mass Effect 2 ($6.99), and NBA Jam: On Fire Edition ($4.99). Read More »

Trump attacks everyone but Russian Federation

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His team noted that the Russian efforts to sow discord are also said to have benefited Bernie Sanders, who was running for the Democratic presidential nomination. "General McMaster forgot to say that the results of the 2016 election were not impacted or changed by the Russians and that the only Collusion was between Russia and Crooked H, the DNC and the Dems", Trump tweeted late Saturday night, part of a barrage of late night and early Sunday Twitter missives questioning Mueller's ... Read More »

Fortnite: Battle Royale Season 3 Battle Pass Preview

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As the company revealed , you'll still be able to complete the battle pass in 75-150 hours with the help of boosts and challenges provided in it, however, you can buy your way into any tier for 150 V-Bucks. Gamers that don't have the time to grind it out can purchase their way through the pass at 150 V-Bucks per tier. This iteration of the Battle Pass also differs from the last by adding exclusive weekly challenges, which gives players more opportunities to progress through their tiers ... Read More »

Xbox One S and Xbox One X getting 1440p support soon

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The Xbox One X is now able to downsample to 1080p only, meaning 1440p users get a lower resolution than their native displays can handle. The company would obviously like for them to purchase an Xbox One which is why it's now offering a discount of $50 for all Xbox One S consoles. Read More »

Google's Project Zero Team Exposes Microsoft Edge Bug

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The standard 90-day-deadline was awarded to the company to fix the issue before it was disclosed to the public. Google granted Microsoft an additional two week extension to enable the update to be included in the company's monthly "Patch Tuesday" releases. Read More »

Samsung shares take a hit as iPhone X sales slump

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The Korean company is yet to decide its production target for the April-June quarter, but Nikkei speculates that a "further cutback may be in store". Do you guys think Apple will soldier on with the iPhone X design? The rise of ASP (average sale price) to more than make up for disappointing volume appears to be helping out significantly. Read More »

Google app testing built-in screenshot-editing feature

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The company is now rolling out a new beta update which adds a handy built-in screenshot editor to the official Google app on Android . Editing screenshots on Android has always remained a cumbersome task unless you download and make use any of the hundreds of third-party tools. Read More »

The FCC chair wants to approve SpaceX's ambitious plans for satellite internet

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Musk's January 16, 2015 announcement in Seattle, leaked onto YouTube by an attendee, came just two days after OneWeb announced that Virgin Galactic and Qualcomm had agreed to invest in its rival system. Boeing is reportedly also entering the space internet market. It also has data plans with caps of 10GB, 20GB, 30GB, and 50GB, plus an additional 50GB of data, which is only available from 2 am to 8 am. Read More »

JioPhone now available for purchase on Amazon; better late than never

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You can buy JioPhone online via Amazon India . So, you can head over to Amazon or Mobikwik and purchase the Jio Phone using the link and by paying the Rs. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro have already been launched with the Jio "Football offer". I know many people who couldn't or perhaps didn't buy the JioPhone because of the way it was being sold in the country. Read More »

Apple holds the lion's share of global smartphone revenues

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Other smartphone makers, who Samsung had hoped would incorporate OLED panels, have been slow to make the transition due to their expense and are sticking to liquid crystal displays. One problem is price. Samsung smartphones continue to dominate its home turf, South Korea according to the latest report by Strategy Analytics. That's partly why the iPhone X costs $1,000 / £1,000, and why you won't find many other phones on the market at that price. Read More »