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Super Blue Blood Moon to Rise in the Sky This Month

Super Blue Blood Moon to Rise in the Sky This Month

According to NASA , this lunar event will happen throughout the month, starting with a supermoon (the moon's closest approach to Earth in a single orbit), then there will be a blue moon (which hap...

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Was Oprah's speech a pitch for 2020 United States presidential campaign?

Was Oprah's speech a pitch for 2020 United States presidential campaign?

Singer Mariah Carey, a presenter at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, called Winfrey "an incredible role model". Could Oprah Winfrey really be a candidate in the 2020 election? "I am there for ...

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Assassin's Creed Origins First Expansion Drops Soon

Assassin's Creed Origins First Expansion Drops Soon

An update to the Heka chests item pool, which will add the items from the Nightmare and First Civilization packs, along with the Gladiator and Wacky packs to the pool. Season Pass owners will get this...

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Google Pay brings all of Google's payment platforms under one roof, mostly

Google Pay brings all of Google's payment platforms under one roof, mostly

It also mentioned that users will see the rebranding move across payments with friends, online retailers and stores. "With Google Pay, it'll be easier for you to use the payment information saved ...

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NASA Mars Rover's Images Similar To Trace Fossils: Scientists

NASA Mars Rover's Images Similar To Trace Fossils: Scientists

The Mars rover also shared a wide photo area of the formations highlighted. The Curiosity scientists weren't able to determine what the reason was behind the stick figures having this odd formation....

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Warmer Waters Are Turning Green Turtles Babies Female

Warmer Waters Are Turning Green Turtles Babies Female

Left unchecked, the lack of males in future could be detrimental to green sea turtle populations. Experts say there are strategies that could help, including erecting shady tents over beaches wher...

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North Korean athletes likely to join Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea

North Korean athletes likely to join Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea

North and South Korea have agreed to their first high-level talks in two years, with the emergence in diplomacy helped by the USA backing away from military drills. "North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un ...

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Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers announce Madison concert date

Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers announce Madison concert date

Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers' "The Summer of Living Dangerously" tour will hit virtually every major Amphitheatre and Pavilion across the country, with a stop in Toronto, ON toward the end of...

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IPhones and children are a toxic pair, say two big apple investors

IPhones and children are a toxic pair, say two big apple investors

They recommended Apple establish an expert committee including child development specialists and offer more information to researchers. The "growing societal unease" over the intensive use of smart...

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Wireless charging nears unification as Powermat cedes to Qi

Wireless charging nears unification as Powermat cedes to Qi

On China's weibo messaging board, someone posted an image that claims to show several back panels belonging to the iPhone SE 2. The future, hopefully, will now be wireless charging bliss. It seems...

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Celgene to Acquire Biomedicines for $1.1 billion

Celgene to Acquire Biomedicines for $1.1 billion

Fedratinib, a highly selective JAK2 kinase inhibitor, was evaluated in 877 patients across 18 clinical trials . Celgene will pay approximately $1.1 billion upfront and up to $1.25 billion in cont...

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Amazon unveils Alexa development kit for mobile accessories

Amazon unveils Alexa development kit for mobile accessories

Giving a simple command can often resemble this 2001: A Space Odyssey parody in which Hal doesn't go insane, but simply can't interpret David Bowman's commands correctly. Amazon has confirmed that ...

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Facebook's M virtual assistant is being shut down on January 19

Facebook's M virtual assistant is being shut down on January 19

Facebook has now confirmed that it's going to shut down the M virtual assistant on January 19th. This particular version of M was only released to around 2,000 people in California. So what this exper...

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Doogee V - stylish clone Apple iPhone X

Doogee V - stylish clone Apple iPhone X

However, the major trend for 2018 will be under-display fingerprint scanners. Doogee V has become the first smartphone to feature an in-display fingerprint sensor, in time for the official unveili...

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Switch officially outsells the Wii U in Japan

Switch officially outsells the Wii U in Japan

Well they aren't done yet folks, Nintendo has broken their own record this time with the Switch passing the Wii U's lifetime sales record in Japan. But these numbers could easily tie into worldwid...

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Porn is accessed by someone at United Kingdom parliament every 9 minutes

Porn is accessed by someone at United Kingdom parliament every 9 minutes

Previously MPs have been caught looking at Sexymp.com whose strapline is the "most popular banned website in Parliament" and rates members based on their hotness. MEPs said the majority of these porno...

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Huawei's AT&T deal reportedly just imploded

Huawei's AT&T deal reportedly just imploded

An AT&T spokesman declined to comment, noting that the company hasn't commented on this rumor for the past few months. "Over the past five years Huawei has proven itself by delivering premium devi...

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Indian Army thwarts China's bid to build road near Arunachal Pradesh

Indian Army thwarts China's bid to build road near Arunachal Pradesh

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday said Indian troops had thwarted attempts by Chinese engineering teams to build a road near the border town of Tuting in Arunachal Pradesh . The area is not ...

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Officially presented smartphone Nokia 6 second generation

Officially presented smartphone Nokia 6 second generation

The device boasts of a 5.5-inch FHD 1080p display and a completely revamped design language. The Verge reports that it is unclear whether the Nokia 6 (2018) will be made available in other marke...

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Dad stabs family dog to death to save 1-year-old daughter

Dad stabs family dog to death to save 1-year-old daughter

The girl was treated at home after the attack by the Falmouth Fire Department before being brought to Falmouth Hospital and then airlifted to Boston for further medical treatment. The victim's rel...

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Asus is Bringing its New ZenFone Max Plus to North America

Asus is Bringing its New ZenFone Max Plus to North America

However, it will launch with Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. Asus are launching the handset in the U.S. next month and prices for the device will start at $229. It also comes with a 16 MP camera on...

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Meltdown and Spectre patches and mitigations released

The company, however, confirmed that it's not affected by this problem. Google also says the security vulnerability initially thought to be linked to most modern computers is actually a threat to ...

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HTC rolls out Viveport VR and Vive Video user interface updates

HTC rolls out Viveport VR and Vive Video user interface updates

The Vive Pro will also improve the audio experience. The highlight of the new system is the improved combined 2880 by 1600 resolution from its dual-OLED displays, which the company boasts is a...

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Google Pay brings Android Pay and Google Wallet together

Google Pay brings Android Pay and Google Wallet together

If you've ever paid for groceries with Android Pay, used Chrome to automatically fill in your payment info, or purchased an app on Google Play, then you've already experienced some of the ways Google ...

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Vuzix Launches Alexa-Enabled Digital Glasses

The kit will make it easier for OEMs to integrate Alexa into their headphones , smartwatches, fitness devices, etc since they will be able to connect directly to the Alexa Voice Services through the ...

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World's Thinnest Laptop Unveiled

The new laptops from Acer have been targeted at the different segments of the market. At just 8.98 mm thin , the new Swift 7 is an always-connected PC running Windows 10 that's designed for mobility,...

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Sony Xperia XA2 And Xperia XA2 Ultra Announced At CES

Sony Xperia XA2 And Xperia XA2 Ultra Announced At CES

These mid-range devices add a new circular fingerprint sensor under the camera that are a step away from Sony's usual side-located, power button-integrated solution. Sony loves to put an emphasis on...

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Nvidia teams up with Uber, VW for self-driving, AI tech

Nvidia teams up with Uber, VW for self-driving, AI tech

To underscore the industry's confidence in its technologies, NVIDIA on Sunday jointly announced supply agreements with Volkswagen , Uber , ZF and Baidu for future self-driving vehicle platforms in E...

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Angela Merkel optimistic about new 'grand coalition' for new era of politics

Angela Merkel optimistic about new 'grand coalition' for new era of politics

Volker Bouffier, a senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU), told Rheinische Post newspaper his party meant to form a grand coalition but that it could not come at any price, while Bavari...

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Mozilla 57.0.4 version addresses Spectre and Meltdown Malware flaws

The two hardware bugs discovered can be exploited to allow the memory content of a computer to be leaked. The vulnerabilities could allow a hacker to steal your passwords and other sensitive informa...

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