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Former Aston Villa defender Jlloyd Samuel killed in auto crash

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Jay-Lloyd Samuel spoke in defense of the English clubs Aston Villa , "Gillingham", "Bolton" and "Cardiff city". Cheshire police confirmed Samuel died on the scene. He played junior football for Senrab, the club where a host of Premier League stars, including John Terry, Ledley King and Sol Campbell, started their careers. Read More »

Alexa developers get 8 new voices via Amazon Polly

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The drivers are mass market smart security products from Nest, Hive and Netgear, which are building out their ecosystems with partnerships and acquisitions, such as the recent acquisition of Ring by Amazon . Amazon announced a developer preview for adding eight Amazon Polly voices to Alexa skills . The point of having access to multiple Alexa voices is so developers can build skills (apps) in which users interact with a variety of voices instead of just one. Read More »

Diego Maradona named chairman of Belarusian football club

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Maradona was linked initially with a return to the Fujairah hot-seat in a frenzied few days following his departure, but has now made the unlikely move to board level at Brest. "Thanks for the trust". The 57-year-old will take charge of Dynamo, who are eighth in their league, after the conclusion of this year's World Cup in Russian Federation. Read More »

Google Rolls Back Chrome Browser Update That Broke Web Games And Apps

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While that was a welcome goal, the update also had some unintended consequences for fans of web-based games. He added that the change wouldn't stop Chrome from silencing most websites' autoplay videos and audio. We're doing this to give Web Audio API developers (e.g. gaming, audio applications, some RTC features) more time to update their code. Still, the auto-muting update still appliesto audio and video HTML tags. Read More »

Battlefield V is the Next BF Game, to be Revealed Next Week

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This and many other questions surrounding Battlefield V will surely be revealed next week during the game's reveal event, so we shouldn't have to wait much longer to find out. The teaser site was discovered last week in a Battlefield 1 Easter Egg . The game was officially revealed to have a single-player campaign in addition to multiple maps and modes for multiplayer. Read More »

Google's AI Powered news app now available on Apple App store

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The company has already launched this Google News app for Android , but, now the update has officially rolled out to iOS platform replacing the old Google Play Newsstand app. Newsstand provides Just subscribe to a book and see its most recent articles in Google's mobile-optimized AMP standard. Along with the redesign, the updated Google News app now gives users news based on Google's AI and machine learning algorithms. Read More »

BSNL introduces Rs 118 prepaid plan to counter Jio, Airtel and Idea

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However, BSNL's offer can be compared with RJio's Rs 98 pack which gives 2GB data in 4G network for a period of 28 days. BSNL's Rs 118 plan can be pitted against Airtel's Rs 98 prepaid bundle as well. The "unlimited" calls are, however, limited to 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes per week. The introduction of this pack is a fine-drawn attempt to take on Reliance Jio's Rs. Read More »

Metro Exodus Has Been Officially Delayed to 2019

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Metro Exodus , which first appeared on stage back at E3 2017, was due out some time in autumn of 2018. After announcing the delay of Metro Exodus to 2019, THQ Nordic and 4A Games have confirmed that the game will still be present at E3 2018 in Los Angeles and on this occasion, a new sequence of gameplay will be shown. Read More »

The NES and SNES Mini are coming back, pre-orders now open

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Nintendo recently announced that the NES Classic will be returning soon, as a restock of the favorite device is set to drop later this Summer. The company will retain the original pricing for both consoles. "Just plug the NES Classic Edition into your TV, pick up that gray controller, and rediscover the joy of NES games." Also, you can choose from several display modes, ranging from Pixel Perfect to CRT filter and a 4:3 ratio. Read More »

Amazon Prime members to get extra discount at Whole Foods

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The first wave of deals for Prime members at Whole Foods stores in Florida include $10 a pound off halibut steaks, two 11-ounce bags of KIND granola for $6, and a buy one, get one free offer on 12-pack cases of Whole Foods house brand 365 Everyday Value sparkling water. Read More »

The Honor 10 is practically just a cheaper Huawei P20

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Powering the Honor 10 is HiSilicon's Kirin 970 octa-core processor clocked at 2.36 GHz with a Mali-G72 MP12 GPU. We will keep you updated about the upcoming launch that is scheduled to happen on May 22nd in India. The front camera is a 24MP sensor with AI features that adjusts lighting condition automatically. It also has face unlock which is said to be super fast. Read More »

Research says Multiverse may not be a non-supporter of life

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Pascal Elahi, a scientist at the University of Western Australia. The research team claims that the stars and planets would still have time to form even if the universe had 100times the dark energy that ours does - increasing the likelihood that alien life could exist outside of our own universe. Read More »

Keyless-ignition cars are killing people

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Drivers of keyless-ignition cars use wireless key fobs, rather than conventional keys, that allow them to lock, unlock, or start their vehicles . Unfortunately, there's a unsafe downside, which The New York Times recently discovered. A new report from the New York Times suggests that keyless cars are responsible for causing the deaths of dozens of people since 2006. Both the Times and The Globe and Mail believe these numbers are on the conservative side. Read More »

Tesla sets up unit in China - a step closer to EV production

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Tesla received the business license for its subsidiary from the market regulation bureau of the Pudong New Area on Thursday, Xinhua quoted the National Enterprise Credit Information Publicity System as saying on Monday. The Palo Alto, California-based company has been working with Shanghai's government since a year ago to explore assembling cars in China. Tesla may have taken a small step forward in its plan to build a factory in China. Read More »

Victoria's Secret Model Chanel Iman Makes Mother's Day Announcement: I'm Pregnant!

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Chanel and Sterling had been dating for around a year before he proposed. Supermodel, Chanel Iman , has just become the latest Victoria's Secret angel who will swap her embellished wings for a baby bump for the next nine months. Model Chanel Iman celebrated Mother's Day this year with a big announcement - she has a baby on the way. The couple reportedly got together after meeting each other for the first time last November. Read More »

Cardi B Deletes Instagram Account Over Feud with Azealia Banks

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Azealia Banks returned to the headlines once again last week in typical fashion, this time by calling out Cardi B , calling her an "illiterate, untalented rat" and a "caricature of a black woman". Next up, this video breaks down the lyrics to Childish Gambino's "This Is America". Cardi B's fame may be getting out of control, as evidenced by a scary crowd that recently erupted into chaos while the rapper was on a shopping spree. Read More »

Facebook has already removed 583 million fake accounts this year

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Facebook pulled or slapped warnings on almost 30 million posts containing sexual or violent images, terrorist propaganda or hate speech in the first three months of 2018, the social media giant said Tuesday. The figure represents between 0.22 and 0.27 percent of the total content viewed by Facebook's more than two billion users from January through March. Read More »

PUBG Mobile Getting Miramar Map and More in Update 0.50

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PUBG Mobile v0.5.0 improved spectator mode smoothness, striking and melee combat sounds, parachute camera smoothness, and the parachute speed matches the PC speed in-game. - Added Synergy and Connections: interact with your friends in-game to raise Synergy, then build Connections when your Synergy is high enough. Additionally, a Shop is now available for players to preview and purchase new outfits and items, as well as the Secret Stash where can purchase special discounted items. Read More »

Fast Growing Mega Black Hole Discovered by Researchers

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In fact, the supermassive black hole is so far away that its ultraviolet light red-shifted before it reached our planet and was picked up by the SkyMapper telescope at the ANU Siding Spring Observatory . The study was published May 11 in the Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia . After traveling for more than 12 billion years, the quasar's light was detected by the SkyMapper in the near-infrared spectrum. Read More »

Microsoft Surface Hub 2 may actually make videoconferencing cool

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The device will enable businesses to take advantage of all Microsoft's core business applications such as Teams, Microsft Whiteboard, Office 365 and to name a few with the power of Windows 10. But the interesting thing with the Surface Hub 2 is that multiple displays can be connected together to make a single wall of slick screens, thanks to a removable webcam. Read More »

Apple's autonomous fleet is now the second-largest in the USA

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That's up from 45 cars in March , and 27 in January. Apple has more self-driving cars in California than Tesla, Waymo, Uber, Toyota, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz. Apple's mysterious fleet is perhaps one of the biggest secrets the company has held, and the company has yet to confirm this new report. The company's fleet is now made up of Lexus RX450h SUVs, each outfitted with Apple's proprietary technology. Read More »

Mario Tennis Aces Demo Will Be Playable June 1-3

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During the time that the beta is online, we'll be able to play as Mario, Yoshi, Peach and Bowser in online battles against other people around the world. However, with the upcoming arrival of Mario Tennis Aces , it looks like Nintendo is going to right the ship. So far, details for the multiplayer remain somewhat scarce but what was shared is pretty much what many have come to know and love about the franchise. Read More »

Rage 2's First Gameplay Shows Explosive First-Person Shooter Action

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This will release on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. In addition to revealing some things about Rage 2 , a gameplay trailer will be revealed tomorrow and likely offer a better idea of what to expect. Set in a dystopian world where society and law have all but abandoned ship, Rage 2 plonks gamers on a desolate earth where 80% of the population have been wiped out by an asteroid. Read More »

Made in India Oppo Realme 1 launched with 6GB RAM option

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The e-commerce platform already has a dedicated page live for the same. Operating system: Realme 1 runs latest Android OS 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box Realme 1 runs on ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo while the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system topped with the MIUI 9. Read More »

Nokia X6 complete details, pricing, AI features leaked in 16 new images

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Nokia X6 will run the latest Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. The leak suggests that the smartphone will be priced around CNY 1,499 (approximately Rs 16,000) for the 3GB RAM variant. Moreover, the phone has also been listed on certification sites in China . The smartphone may launch in India as Redmi Y2, the successor to previously-launched selfie smartphone Redmi Y1. Read More »

SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh

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SpaceX blamed "a normal ground system automobile abort" for stopping the countdown 58 minutes prior to liftoff. Starting with version Block 5 design, the Falcon 9 will be frozen, and SpaceX will focus on the completion of the development of manned spacecraft Dragon 2 and the creation of super-heavy launch BFR. Read More »

YouTube TV Gets The 'Voice Remote' Feature For Some Users

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As the name of the new feature suggests, a remote that can be controlled by your voice and Voice Remote stands true to it. It's worth mentioning that this isn't an update that you can download from the Google Play Store, but rather a server-side push that enables " voice remote" on selected Android devices in waves. Read More »

New evidence for water plumes on Jupiter's moon, Europa

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Scientists have presented further evidence for water plumes on the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa, raising hopes signs of life around the second planet from Earth. Galileo flew by Europa a total of 11 times. The data was captured on Galileo's closest encounter with the moon on December 16, 1997. "The result that emerged, with a simulated plume, was a match to the magnetic field and plasma signatures the team pulled from the Galileo data", NASA pointed out in the news release. Read More »

Multiverse May Sustain Life — Science Says

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It is called dark energy. But the question of how much dark energy is "too much" or "too little" is a topic for debate - and it's this issue of quantity that the authors of the new studies hoped to narrow down. Columbia University physicist Brian Greene describes the idea as the notion that "our universe is one of potentially numerous "slabs" floating in a higher-dimensional space, much like a slice of bread within a grander cosmic loaf", in his book "The Hidden Reality". Read More »

Moto C2, C2 Plus Renders Leaked

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The second generation Moto C lineup closely resembles last year's series overall with few noticeable design tweaks. Reports about Motorola's upcoming smartphone, the Moto Z3 have been making rounds on the rumour mill for quite some time now. Read More »

Microsoft's new Xbox controller designed for accessibility leaks ahead of reveal

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This is really all the information we have on the device so far, but is in line with Microsofts accessibility and diversity focused updates coming to Xbox . The gift will be sent as a code, which can be redeemed by clicking a button. You can't buy more than two discounted products at once, or more than 10 total discounted products within a 14 day period. Read More »

Retro is working on Star Fox: Grand Prix for Nintendo Switch - rumour

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The idea of a radical shift of the Star Fox series isn't so bad - the franchise has received its share of experimental titles over the years, and vehicles have already been a staple by the series' own design. "It will have a adventure mode of some kind (think Diddy Kong Racing ) and there will be some boss fights and a hub world like it too". Star Fox and chums last appeared in Wii U's slightly underwhelming Star Fox Zero , though we imagine fans weren't quite hankering for a racing ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi S2 To Launch In India On June 7th

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The report also clears that the company is aiming to launch its new series of smartphone that is "S" series which will include Mi S1, Mi S2, Mi S3 along with Redmi S1 and Redmi S3. The Xiaomi Redmi S2 runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box with MIUI 9 on top while the whole package is backed by a 3080mAh battery. In the engine, it is controlled by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-center SoC, matched with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, or 4GB RAM with 64GB capacity, contingent upon the variation you ... Read More »

Apple CEO Tim Cook praises Parkland, 'Me Too' activists in commencement speech

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For Apple CEO Tim Cook , that pulpit was the 2018 commencement ceremony of his alma mater, Duke University. He says that Apple doesn't believe that making the most out of technology means trading your right to privacy. "Fearless like the students of Parkland, Florida, who refuse to be silent about the epidemic of gun violence and have rallied millions to their cause", Cook said . Read More »

Critical vulnerabilities in PGP/GPG and S/MIME email encryption, warn researchers

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The new critical vulnerability is dubbed as EFAIL , and the researchers say that there is no permanent fix available now. They also warned that nation state agencies are known to eavesdrop on email communications. "The attack has a large surface, since for each encrypted email sent to n recipients, there are n + 1 mail clients that are susceptible to our attack", the abstract of the research paper reads. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J4, J6 budget phones specs and pricing leaked

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star and Galaxy A8 Lite TENAA listing, however, confirmed most of the specifications of the two phones . The 3C listing does not reveal details about the devices, except that they will support 15W charging. Others believe it comes down to a phone's processor performance, or the amount of RAM, or how much storage ... Meanwhile, the Galaxy J4 is tipped as a traditional 16:9 affair with a 5.5-inch 720p display and thick borders, which a prematurely revealed user manual ... Read More »

NASA to Send Tiny Helicopter to Mars

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NASA said it will send a small helicopter to Mars as part of the US space agency's 2020 mission to place a next-generation rover on the Martian surface, marking the first time such an aircraft will be used on another world. NASA officials said the rotorcraft will reach the Red Planet's surface attached to the car-sized rover. After all, to them a helicopter is something which moves fast and low across the sky, so surely it would cover far more ground than a standard, wheeled rover? NASA ... Read More »

NES Classic Edition Makes A Return To Stores On June 29

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Regarding the SNES Classic, Nintendo recently made a statement that it already sold almost 5 million units. Currently, no release date for the SNES Classic second launch has been announced. 3, Donkey Kong , Balloon Fight and many more. The NES Classic ($60), and the more recently released SNES Classic ($80), should remain available to buy through the end of the year, Nintendo added. Read More »

Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster revealed

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Again finding middle ground, the AMG GT S Roadster weighs 1625kg, which is 55kg over its roofed GT S sibling . This positions it between the GT Roadster and top-end drop top, the GT C Roadster . As expected, the GT S will come with AMG features such as the Ride Control suspension with adaptive damping that adjusts damping at each wheel according to current requirements. Read More »

Is returning to the Earth "missing" asteroid

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Is asteroid 2010 WC9 large sufficient that we should be stressed over the close experience? Asteroid 2010 WC9 will safely pass at about half's the moon's distance on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. "We are planning to broadcast this asteroid live to our Facebook page on the night of May 14, likely around midnight, if the weather forecast remains positive", Guy Wells , a specialist in observations of near-Earth objects at NBO, told EarthSky in an email. Read More »

Row over citizenship bill in Meghalaya

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The prime minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government's decision to bring modifications to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 1955 to make it easier for Bangladeshi Hindus to get Indian citizenship has triggered a sharp division of opinion on linguistic lines in Assam's predominately Assamese-speaking Brahmaputra Valley and largely Bengali-speaking Barak Valley. Read More »

Apple Hit With Lawsuit Over 2016 MacBook Pro Keyboard

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The lawsuit also claims that Apple knew about the defect before the product launched, and it failed to inform consumers about the problem. The lawsuit goes on to allege Apple "knew that the MacBook is defective at or before" the release. Read More »

Idea, Airtel stocks feel heat from Jio's ISD plan

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You all should know that the first plan under the new offering is the Rs. 199 plan that comes with 25GB of high-speed 4G data per month. Post-paid plans account for almost 20 per cent of the revenues of the leading telcos. "International tariffs offered by Jio are quite competitive and we could see downward pressure on such tariffs for incumbents". At present, the lowest monthly rent of Jio post-paid plan is Rs309. Read More »

Nvidia (NVDA) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

The stock increased 4.02% or $9.62 during the last trading session, reaching $248.68. Hudson Valley Invest Advsrs Inc Adv reported 1,609 shares. NVIDIA Corporation ( NVDA ) has the market capitalization of $144.63 Billion. Excalibur Management invested in 1,940 shares. Paloma Prtnrs Mgmt Com holds 10,536 shares. During the same quarter a year ago, the firm earned $1.13 earnings per share. Read More »