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Apple And IKEA To Team Up For Augmented Reality Furniture App

Now, thanks to an interview with Ikea digital transformation manager Michael Valdsgaard at Di Digital, we're getting a little more information on the fruits of that partnership. Now, as per the company, Apple's AR platform will allow for a much greater quality and consistency. We have nearly 400 and we want to complement them in as many ways as possible through mobiles, social media, AR, and third-party e-merchants. Read More

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London Mayor Admits Fire Caused by 'Mistakes and Neglect'

London Mayor Admits Fire Caused by 'Mistakes and Neglect'

The 24-story Grenfell Tower in the north Kensington neighborhood in west London is near several major transport hubs. The government on Saturday promised a public inquiry and police have opened a criminal investigation. Cundy said authorities plan to release video and photographs from inside the badly-charred building. "If something needs to be done to make buildings safe it will be done". Read More

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OnePlus 5 global launch tomorrow

OnePlus 5 global launch tomorrow

Per GSM Arena , the OnePlus 5 will have a 5.5-inch optic AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 resolution. One with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage, while the other variants will come packed with 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. At the end, a full render of the handset's front and back was shown, which is similar to the renders that OnePlus previous teased. We all know the confirmed release date of the upcoming smartphone from OnePlus. Read More

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Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo: The similarities and differences, explained

By saying " hey Siri " users will be able to select songs, control volume and ask questions about the tracks and artists playing, such as "who is the drummer in this band?" He mentioned wireless speaker systems such as Sonos that "sound good but are not smart " and "other smart speakers" ( presumably a reference to Amazon Echo and Google Home ) that "don't sound great". Read More

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IPhone 8 Will Have The Ugliest Feature

The design is consistent with the past leaks including the screen protector and the renders, which might mean that the iPhone 8 is indeed going for a bezel-less look with a cut-out at the top part. The info comes from a company, Finisar, that is thought to be supplying Apple with high-tech lasers built into the iPhone 8, which are used for a variety of things including AR depth mapping and possibly image recognition. Read More

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Updated Gyms Today, Raiding Coming in the Next Few Weeks

Updated Gyms Today, Raiding Coming in the Next Few Weeks

You can now earn Gym Badges by contributing to gyms, and you can level up those Badges by battling, giving berries to Pokemon and spinning Photo Discs at gyms. The update will also introduce the motivation mechanic: the longer a Pokemon defends a gym, the more its motivation will decrease, and the more a Pokemon's motivation decreases, the lower its CP will drop. Read More

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Democrats Win Congressional Baseball Game After Steve Scalise Shooting

The Congressional Baseball Game for Charity confirmed the milestone on Facebook . Vice President Mike Pence has visited the Washington hospital and "checked in" on a Louisiana congressman recovering from a gunshot wound. And even as the fans rose as one to cheer Scalise's name and the Capitol Police, there was no mistaking the lusty cheers for their own side as the game progressed. Read More

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Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy

Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy

The ad campaign focuses on "the damage the bill would inflict on Americans of all ages, particularly low-income children and seniors in need of long-term care", Community Catalyst said in a news release. But details are murky thanks to the closed process. The concerns about the health care legislation extend to the broader public as well, polls suggest. Read More

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Australia vs. Germany in Confed Cup

To win the World Cup is the reason that makes us act like that Loew added. "We need to get a quick goal and then exert some dominance". The Confederations Cup isn't always the most scintillating competition in the world, as it's essentially a glorified friendly tournament played out as a World Cup preview. Read More

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NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

The habitable zone is the area that's not too close and not too far from a star, and in which a planet might support water, the basis for life on Earth. Between 2009 and 2013, Kepler searched more than 200,000 stars in the region for orbiting planets. This turned into the K2 mission. The Kepler mission will end in October, but the team will leave data measurements for the scientific community as a way to pass the baton to future missions. Read More

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Cameroon coach Hugo Broos speaks on defeat to Chile

Chile's Edson Puch , right, and Cameroon's Christian Bassogog vie for the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group B soccer match between Cameroon and Chile , at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow , Sunday, June 18, 2017 . "But if it's going to happen several times in a game it is not very pleasant for the players". Benjamin Moukandjo went close to breaking the deadlock for Cameroon in the 66th minute but his curling free-kick sailed inches wide of the upright. Read More

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Who is Ram Nath Kovind?

He was enrolled as an Advocate in 1971 with the Bar Council of Delh. He belongs to the Koli community and has worked extensively in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar before being appointed as Bihar Governor . "Shri Ram Nath Kovind , a farmer's son, comes from a humble background". Shah also informed that the BJP leaders have talked to Congress president Sonia Gandhi , who told them that they would hold discussions over the Presidential nominee and proceed further. Read More

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LG G6+ and LG G6 32 GB Models Officially Launched

LG G6+ and LG G6 32 GB Models Officially Launched

The other aspects include a fingerprint sensor, 4G LTE, NFC, USB Type-C port, and a 3300mAh battery with Qi wireless charging ( LG G6 + only) and Quick Charge. The LG G6 32 GB gets a non-optical Terra Gold, non-optical Marine Blue, and an already available Mystic White. "LG flaunts the new color options by touting it as 'Optical Astro Black" makes you feel different depth of black depending on viewing angle. Read More

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Pence hires outside counsel to deal with Russian Federation probe inquiries

Pence hires outside counsel to deal with Russian Federation probe inquiries

The vice president's office said Thursday that Pence has retained Richard Cullen , a Richmond, Virginia-based lawyer and chairman of McGuire Woods who previously served as a USA attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia. Mueller was named by Rosenstein on May 17 to lead the Russian Federation investigation as a special counsel , a position created to conduct investigations when a normal Justice Department probe would present a conflict of interest. Read More

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China Launches First-Ever Cutting Edge X-Ray Telescope

China Launches First-Ever Cutting Edge X-Ray Telescope

This new orbital telescope has been specially created to observe and study black holes , neutron stars and other energetic phenomena in space . The government launched a Long March 4B rocket on Thursday, June 15 carrying what has been described as perhaps the most important astronomy mission for China in years called the Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT ). Read More

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YotaPhone 3 Announced With Prices For Two Variants

YotaPhone 3 Announced With Prices For Two Variants

No further details about the handset have been made available at this point in time. An official announcement of the new smartphone YotaPhone 3 , which many have been waiting for three years. A month later the company posted a teaser image of the device, with a brief message saying that the pre-orders would open in Summers. A report from Engadget also mentions that the YotaPhone 3 is speculated to feature a Snapdragon 625 chipset, much bigger 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display on the ... Read More

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In Tweet, Trump Turns On Rod Rosenstein Over Investigation 'Witch Hunt'

In Tweet, Trump Turns On Rod Rosenstein Over Investigation 'Witch Hunt'

The man the president is referring to is Rosenstein, who at the request of Trump and AG Jeff Sessions compiled an opinion supporting the firing of Comey because of the manner in which he dealt with Hillary Clinton's email investigation. The White House confirmed that Mueller was among the candidates Trump interviewed to replace Comey. Kimmel also joked about Trump "making witch hunts great again" and suggested how people would know if the president really did posses magical powers. Read More

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Windows Server Follows Windows 10 With New Release Cycle

Windows Server Follows Windows 10 With New Release Cycle

These more frequent releases are, of course, a good way of ensuring that users benefit from new features in a swifter manner - although, of course, it's not quite as simple as simply switching to a biannual format with Windows Server . Microsoft has just announced a major change to how it plans to push out Windows Server updates going forward. For desktop Windows, everyone is on the Semi-annual Channel except Software Assurance customers. Read More

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London tower fire: Death toll rises to 30, could climb over 100

It was one of many government-owned buildings that was remodeled under an urban regeneration plan in order to increase the number of units, while making it more appealing to private tenants. Lammy, whose has a friend still unaccounted for in the disaster: "Don't let them tell you it's a tragedy". "Everyone affected by this tragedy needs reassurance that the Government is there for them at this awful time - and that is what I am determined to provide". Read More

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Super Mario Odyssey has co-op where you can play as Mario's hat

It's weird, right? With Cappy , Mario can possess and control everything from a Bullet Bill to ... well, a dinosaur. Playing as Mario remains roughly the same as it has always been, as he's able to run and jump as usual. The fact that Cappy is not to be destroyed only makes the game even more interesting and a delight to play. There hasn't been a real shake-up to the 3D Mario formula since 2007's Super Mario Galaxy . Read More

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