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Microsoft unveils new Surface laptop

This would make any company nervous and while Apple doesn't seem bothered as they don't offer any budget friendly laptops, Microsoft has taken notice and have announced the release of a Chrome OS competitor. Note that Windows 10 S can be upgraded at any time to Windows 10 Pro via the Windows Store , at what Microsoft promises will be an affordable price. Read More

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Scam alert: Email attack hits Google accounts

Scam alert: Email attack hits Google accounts

The emails come appear to come from a legitimate email address and provide a link that appears to be a legitimate Google address. Because the attack gains access to a user's account through official means-though by misrepresenting itself-it can bypass typical security measure likes two-factor authorization and login alters. Read More

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Release the Fury! Darksiders III Officially Announced

Release the Fury! Darksiders III Officially Announced

In a press release, THQ Nordic confirmed that it is working with Gunfire Games (a team mostly made up of former Darksiders series devs) on Darksiders 3. "As promised, we have taken our time to ensure that this next Darksiders will be everything action-adventure gamers and especially Darksiders loyalists could dream of and more", THQ Nordic co-founder Lars Wingefors said. Read More

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SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for United States government

About seven minutes after liftoff, the first-stage rocket booster separated from the upper stage and fired up its engines again so it could safely cut back through the Earth's atmosphere. Worrying, but not a showstopper. A launch attempt Sunday was foiled at the last minute by a bad sensor. In an effort to make rocket parts recyclable, rather than jettisoning the costly components after each launch, the California-based space company made its first military launch on Monday, May 1. Read More

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Man in gorilla suit completes London Marathon six days after race start

Man in gorilla suit completes London Marathon six days after race start

Reflecting on his six-day crawl , the homicide and major crime officer told of how and why he made a decision to tackle the annual marathon in such a peculiar way. He's developed several different techniques, none of them pain-free. "The other thing was just how limited my view was. It didn't sit very well while my stomach was in such a odd position during the race", he said. Read More

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Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

President Trump, astronaut Kate Rubins (L) and daughter Ivanka (R) during a video conference with NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. According to NASA, the space veteran would have spent over 650 days in space by the time she returns to Earth. NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the record for cumulative time spent in space by a USA astronaut. Read More

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild's DLC Detailed, Language Patch Available Today

Zelda: Breath of the Wild's DLC Detailed, Language Patch Available Today

Today, Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first DLC pack releasing this summer. You can't buy them separately, either - if you want this one, you'll have to buy the pass for $19.99. There will also be the introduction of Hard Mode , a new Travel Medallion , more armor options, and also a new Korok Mask . When equipped, the mask will shake, indicating that a Korok is hidden somewhere nearby. Read More

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Microsoft takes aim at Google with laptop, slim Windows

The new Surface Laptop is the first Surface device without a detachable keyboard . Microsoft says the new laptop will have up to 14.5 hours of battery life , compared with 12 hours for the MacBook Air. It weighs 1.25kg and measures 14mm thick. The new Surface Arc Mouse is similar to the previous Arc Mouse that had an adjustable design to slide into bags easily by becoming flat with the touch of a button and then getting back into the arc shape as per user's need. Read More

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This pic of Kohli with Bhajji's daughter Hinaya is too cute!

This pic of Kohli with Bhajji's daughter Hinaya is too cute!

Which was great and that is the kind of thing you want, that you want to compete. "It wasn't meant to be, but we have a few more games left, and will hopefully finish the season with dignity", ABD concluded. "I'm still dedicated to what I do, that is to play cricket". It's not only the cricket achievements but the memories off it, relationships beyond the 22 yards that makes IPL so special for one of the contemporary greats of the game. Read More

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Is Samsung planning dual cameras for the Galaxy Note 8?

Kuo adds that he believes the Note 8's potential dual camera will be superior to the one found on the iPhone 7 Plus, and could match the one that Apple is expected to fit to the iPhone 8 with OLED display due out later this year. The company also offered a free wireless charging case for those who pre-order the phone. There is also 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded via a microSD card upto 256GB. Read More

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North Korea accuses U.S. of provocation after bomber drills

The flight of the two bombers on Monday came as US President Donald Trump said he would be "honored" to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the right circumstances. "We want to hold out the possibility that if North Korea were ever serious about completely dismantling its nuclear capability and taking away the threat that they pose both to the region and to us", the press secretary, Sean Spicer, said, "there is always going to be a possibility of that occurring". Read More

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Here's What's in the First 'Breath of the Wild' DLC

Here's What's in the First 'Breath of the Wild' DLC

When all the enemies in a room are defeated, Link proceeds to the next. It records all the steps you take (and have taken) in your last 200 hours of gameplay, and shows them in a green path on the map. Travel Medallion: Kinda like a Portkey in Harry Potter, the medallion can be dropped at the point on the map where you're now standing, allowing you to instantly teleport there. Read More

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Rumour: Samsung Pay Will Launch In The UK This Month

Some Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus users are experiencing burnt-in pixels or permanent discolouration in the lower part of the handset's bezel-less aka Infinity Display, according to the recent report by Korean outlet The Investor . The Galaxy A3 2017 with the model number SM-A320x was spotted paying a visit to the GFXBench running Android 7.0 Nougat. Just like the S7, the S8 will be IP68 water and dust resistant making it a phone that can go nearly anywhere. Read More

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Google parent Alphabet's profit up 29% on strong ad sales

Together with Facebook, Google continues to slurp-up the lion's share of online advertising spending globally, pulling in $21.4bn in the first quarter - more than 86 per cent of its total revenues. Google has boosted its revenues under the leadership of Pichai from its core advertising business and also from You Tube. Kargman said. "I do think all of the brands that suspended advertising will return to Google". Read More

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McDonald's new product is more confusing than that hot Hamburglar

McDonald's new product is more confusing than that hot Hamburglar

The Frork will help people pick up their toppings. Customers who buy one of the new Signature Crafted Sandwich at selected stores on May 5 will receive a free Frork (while supplies last). All you have to do is purchase a new Signature Crafted Recipe sandwich and let the sauce flow. The idea is that they are so full of fresh ingredients, you'll need something to scoop up the "topping dropping". Read More

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ANZ Bank interim profit rises on restructure

Cost control was a feature of the result, with expenses falling 2 per cent and the number of full-time equivalent staff falling by one per cent, or 2850 FTEs, with senior management ranks feeling the pain. ANZ's result was supported by even lower bad debts, with provisioning falling to $720 million from $918 million at the previous corresponding half. Read More

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Trump says North Korea's Kim is 'a pretty smart cookie'

McMaster said Sunday. Asked about North Korea's recent failed missile launch attempts, Mr Trump said: "I'd rather not discuss it". "But so far, perhaps nothing's happened and perhaps it has", he said. "But I would do that", Trump said. Tension on the Korean peninsula has been high for weeks over fears the North may conduct a long-range missile test, or its sixth nuclear test, around the time of the April 15 anniversary of its state founder's birth, or the day marking the founding ... Read More

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Samsung Galaxy S8+ sales to outperform Samsung Galaxy S8

These include the likes of a red-tinted display which has been bothering some users over the weeks. It was believed the culprit had to do with Samsung's attempt to strengthen red color on their OLED panels. Reports have suggested that the patch could arrive as early as Tuesday, April 25. "It's unclear how much consumers might object to the red tint, especially if they weren't looking at two phones side-by-side". Read More

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