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North Korean athletes set to compete in 5 sports at PyeongChang 2018

North Korean athletes set to compete in 5 sports at PyeongChang 2018

The IOC has approved that delegations from the two countries be marching together as one under the name " Korea " at the Opening Ceremony and led into the Olympic Stadium by the Korean Unification F...

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Opera Mini and Mobile now block cryptocurrency-mining scripts

Opera Mini and Mobile now block cryptocurrency-mining scripts

Basically, it works the following way: some websites run hidden cryptocurrency mining scripts in your browser without letting you know. The Opera 50 browser has the new NoCoin feature that helps...

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Xperia XZ Pro is reportedly Sony's new flagship, specs leak

Xperia XZ Pro is reportedly Sony's new flagship, specs leak

The handset is listed at the FCC with a 5.7 inch display, this is what suggests that this new device is the Sony Xperia XZ Pro we heard about recently. So you can take flawless selfies and can make ...

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North Korean delegation arrives in South Korea for Olympics prep

North Korean delegation arrives in South Korea for Olympics prep

Hyon's visit is part of a series of agreements produced by breakthrough inter-Korean talks this month. Holding a sign saying "We're opposed to Kim Jong Un's Pyongyang Olympics!", the protesters chan...

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A powered-on 'Xbox Watch' emerges, shows off fitness focus

A powered-on 'Xbox Watch' emerges, shows off fitness focus

Images of the Xbox Watch have surfaced in the past, but this is the first time that a working prototype of the device is seen powered on. That's now been backed up by yet another leak from Twitter ...

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Google's Waymo Is Taking Its Self-Driving Minivans to Atlanta

Google's Waymo Is Taking Its Self-Driving Minivans to Atlanta

The city ranks the ninth most-congested metro area in the world, behind just Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco for the worst traffic in the USA, according to the Inrix Traffic Scorecard. Waymo...

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South Korea in a swoon as megastar from North visits

South Korea in a swoon as megastar from North visits

However, Mr Bach has said that the IOC had talked with Olympic officials from both countries separately since 2014 to see if the Pyenongchang Games could be the catalyst for peacemaking. While still h...

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Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) Touching Most Active List

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) Touching Most Active List

Acadian Asset Mgmt Limited Liability invested 0.02% of its portfolio in YuMe, Inc. Wynn Resorts ( NASDAQ WYNN ) traded up $4.16 on Monday, hitting $179.64. Eleven analysts have rated the stock with ...

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It's hard to be a man these days

It's hard to be a man these days

I was in the press room at the time of the interview. "It's a good time to be a girl", Macy said . He did, however, also say that he had worked for and with a lot of women, and that he supports s...

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Facebook to open digital training hubs in Europe

Facebook to open digital training hubs in Europe

On the business front, in-person training will be given for 100,000 SMBs by 2020 and online training will be available for 250,000 businesses. The community hubs are going to offer training in media...

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Man shot dead at Dublin halting site

Man shot dead at Dublin halting site

Major security operations will be put in place for the funeral of Derek Coakley-Hutch who was shot dead near Cloverhill Prison at the weekend. A black Volkswagen Golf, believed to have been used as ...

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Sergio Aguero plays down hat-trick heroics against Newcastle United

Sergio Aguero plays down hat-trick heroics against Newcastle United

Newcastle United were beaten 3-1 by Premier League champions-elect Manchester City on Saturday evening and fans were far from pleased with what they saw from one of their defenders on social medi...

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New Overwatch Map Blizzard World Launch Date Revealed

New Overwatch Map Blizzard World Launch Date Revealed

Players keen to open more loot boxes can also buy them in-game. The update will bring new skins , emotes, icons, and sprays to the hero first-person shooter permanently as an expansion to the game'...

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NVIDIA's crypto mining GPU shortage response is all talk, no action

NVIDIA's crypto mining GPU shortage response is all talk, no action

But we did notice that the more powerful Nvidia cards seemed limited in stock, and Overclockers didn't have the option to buy multiple GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 cards at once. NVIDIA REALLY DOES...

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The Hidden Ones DLC for Assassin's Creed Origins detailed

The Hidden Ones DLC for Assassin's Creed Origins detailed

Looking towards the future, Ubisoft has also outlined their plans and release dates for upcoming Assassin's Creed Origins post-launch content, including the new Discovery Tou/Museum mode as well a...

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Q3 performance: Reliance Jio stands out as Bharti Airtel struggles

Q3 performance: Reliance Jio stands out as Bharti Airtel struggles

Airtel's Rs 399 plan will take on Reliance Jio's Rs 399 plan, which comes with a similar 84-day validity and 1GB daily data along with unlimited calls. In case of Airtel, user will attract charges ...

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World's First Smartphone with In-Display Fingerprint Sensor to Launch This Week

World's First Smartphone with In-Display Fingerprint Sensor to Launch This Week

The Vivo X20 Plus will initially be released in China only so it remains to be seen if and when the company releases this handset elsewhere. According to Digital Trends , the prototype X20 Plus U...

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First Ford Mustang Bullitt sells for $300000

First Ford Mustang Bullitt sells for $300000

As such, the muscle vehicle makes use of a Dark Highland Green paint scheme and features numerous chrome accents, including on the grille and windows. The entirety of that hammer price will go to bene...

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Overwatch League Player xQc Suspended Following Homophobic Comments Against Opponent

Overwatch League Player xQc Suspended Following Homophobic Comments Against Opponent

Do you think the league made the right call here or is it an overreaction? Overwatch pro Félix " xQc " Lengyel of the Dallas Fuel has been suspended from the Overwatch League in the wake of a ...

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Audiobooks are coming very soon to Google Play

Audiobooks are coming very soon to Google Play

Interestingly, the banner also reveals that Google will offer 50 percent off on the first title as well. You can already get a limited number of audiobooks through the Google Play Music app, but i...

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Sergei Eisenstein, Father Of The Montage, Gets A Google Doodle

Sergei Eisenstein, Father Of The Montage, Gets A Google Doodle

The Soviet film legend felt that editing involved the audience more than the passive reception of information from lengthy shots. Below is one of his most renowned montages: "the Odessa Steps sequen...

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Apple becomes Laureate partner for the Malala Fund

Apple becomes Laureate partner for the Malala Fund

Led by Nobel Peace Price victor Malala Yousafzai , the fund expects to double the number of grants awarded by its Gulmakai Network , and extend funding programmes to India and Latin America . "Thro...

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

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

According to KGI, iPhone X isn't able to crunch sales numbers in China . The report claims that the Cupertino company will ship around 18 million iPhone X units in the current quarter, strikingl...

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Apple's vow: New campus, 20K hires

Tax reform recently passed by the US Congress has been touted by Trump as a way to stimulate investment and hiring, despite criticism that it mostly benefits corporations and the wealthy. Boyd, princi...

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Nike PG-2 Sneakers Are Inspired By Sony's PlayStation Console

Nike PG-2 Sneakers Are Inspired By Sony's PlayStation Console

Sorry, Xbox, maybe next time. The other tongue, meanwhile, feature George's own logo. Wearers can press a button to turn on the light and there'll be a light vibration akin to the controller itself. A...

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North Korea to send 22 athletes to Olympics in South

North Korea to send 22 athletes to Olympics in South

The North Korean delegation will also include 24 coaches and officials, plus 21 media representatives at the February 9-25 Winter Games. The top office pledged to ensure South Korean athletes will...

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Amazon's checkout-free convenience store 'Amazon Go' is finally opening

Amazon's checkout-free convenience store 'Amazon Go' is finally opening

On the back-end, Amazon's technology detects everything you're taking or returning to shelves, and keeping track in a virtual shopping cart. For example, Amazon Go will also work with friends and fami...

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Apple to contribute $350B to economy, hire 20000 workers

Apple to contribute $350B to economy, hire 20000 workers

It's the first company of its size to announce such a move directly in response to the newly reworked USA tax law. At the heart of the old system was a U.S. The pledge a result of President Tru...

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Turkey consulting with Russian Federation on Afrin

Turkey consulting with Russian Federation on Afrin

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said earlier this week that Ankara was holding consultations with Moscow and Washington over a possible operation in Syria's Afrin against Kurdish Peop...

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Two Pieces of Final Fantasy X-2 Art Revealed Ahead of Exhibition

Two Pieces of Final Fantasy X-2 Art Revealed Ahead of Exhibition

Fans of Final Fantasy VII who want to know what the upcoming remake by Square Enix has in store for them might not find the concept art at the 30th anniversary to be all that great, but it's worth...

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