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Year's brightest supermoon coming to OR skies Sunday night

Year's brightest supermoon coming to OR skies Sunday night

The next full moon you're going to see will be absolutely extraordinary. . The biggest full moon of the year will also shine the brightest this weekend when the first - and only - visible supermoon ...

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FDA Clears Medical Grade EKG Analyzer For The Apple Watch

FDA Clears Medical Grade EKG Analyzer For The Apple Watch

Among those using or favoring the Apple Watch in remote monitoring programs are New Orleans-based Ochsner Health, Johns Hopkins University (which is using the smartwatch in a research study on trigge...

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Alexa is set to transform the office

Alexa is set to transform the office

According to CNBC , citing sources, Amazon is preparing to present an Alexa for Business platform, along with initial partners that have developed skills for business customers, before it rounds off...

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Jim Beam Selling Voice-Activated Decanter

Jim Beam Selling Voice-Activated Decanter

The handy gadget is a send-up of new smart-home devices like Amazon Echo, which act more or less as personal assistants to those who can afford them. The limited quantity product is being sold on Ji...

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Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro launched in India

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro launched in India

On the display side of things, the Fit2 Pro rocks a 1.5-inch super AMOLED screen with Gorilla Glass 3 protection layered on it for extra protection. Targeting fitness-centric audience, both wearables ...

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How it affects net neutrality?

How it affects net neutrality?

It barred platforms like Facebook's " Free Basics " and Airtel Zero which allowed free access to select websites. TRAI considered the matter and chose to deal with the issue of Net Neutrality first....

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Redmi 5A first impressions: Xiaomi's next shot

Redmi 5A first impressions: Xiaomi's next shot

The Xiaomi Redmi 5A comes has two storage variants. One can expand the storage up to 128GB. The "Made in India" handset features 5-inch display, 1.4GHz quadcore Qualcomm processor, 5MP front and 1...

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Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Shares Bought by Retirement Systems of Alabama

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.45, f...

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OnePlus 5T Lava Red Limited Edition colour variant launched

OnePlus 5T Lava Red Limited Edition colour variant launched

Other OnePlus 5T details include a dual camera with "Enhanced Low-light Performance"; and a fast-charging solution called Dash Charge, allowing it to charge fully in a half-hour. With a 6.01-inch op...

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CEREAL KILLER: No Mario Breakfast for Brits!

CEREAL KILLER: No Mario Breakfast for Brits!

Per Cerealously , Super Mario Cereal is a classic Kellogg's blend of crunchy Power Star oats surrounded by mushroom and question mark box-shaped marshmallow pieces. An entry for " Super Mario Cere...

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There may be 1 billion 5G subscribers worldwide by 2023

Early 5G deployments are foreseen by the company in several markets, including the US, South Korea, Japan and China. Ericsson said that the number of mobile subscriptions is growing at nearly 6% yea...

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Lexus RX L's Got Back: SUV Gains Third Row

Lexus RX L's Got Back: SUV Gains Third Row

The RX 350L features a 290-horsepower, 3.5-liter V-6 that makes 263 pounds-feet of torque. Blind spot monitoring will cover your blind spots, obviously, and rear cross-traffic alert ensures you're not...

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BMW i8 Roadster is officially unveiled alongside updated coupe

BMW i8 Roadster is officially unveiled alongside updated coupe

The 2018 i8 siblings share an upgraded drivetrain with electric motor power up to 141bhp from 129bhp. Now, it makes 600 hp on the nose and 553 lb-ft of torque. Alongside an updated i8 coupe , the R...

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Apple countersuit says Qualcomm's Snapdragon chips violate its patents

Apple countersuit says Qualcomm's Snapdragon chips violate its patents

Apple has also come out to say that Qualcomm selectively gained patents that covered technologies that are insight Apple products "much like a common patent troll". While the royalty fight works its ...

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Watch how Google's AI catches shoulder surfers spying on your phone

Watch how Google's AI catches shoulder surfers spying on your phone

This pretty AI uses a combination of your phone'es front-facing camera and some face-and gaze detection algorithms to alert you when someone is looking at your display screen. Google has been explo...

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Lincoln Nautilus SUV packs luxury and safety tech galore

Lincoln Nautilus SUV packs luxury and safety tech galore

Robert Parker, global director of marketing, sales and service for Lincoln, said the significant changes made to the midsize SUV made this the right time to switch to a more traditional model name. ...

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Android's Andy Rubin Left Google After Inquiry Found Inappropriate Relationship

Android's Andy Rubin Left Google After Inquiry Found Inappropriate Relationship

Essential Products founder and Android co-creator Andy Rubin is reportedly taking a leave of absence from the company in the wake of a recent news story. Rules about inter-company relationships t...

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What Ancient Mortar Reveals About Jesus' Purported Tomb

What Ancient Mortar Reveals About Jesus' Purported Tomb

The date corresponds to the rule of Constantine I, the Roman emperor who converted to Christianity and declared it the official religion of the empire. Such shelves, hewn from limestone caves, are a c...

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Google keeps word, fixes burger emoji

Google keeps word, fixes burger emoji

While Google CEO Sundar Pichai took note of the wrongly placed emoji, the company even had a little fun by serving Burger lunch at their offices where they placed the cheese underneath the burger pa...

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Alfa Romeo returns to F1 as Sauber title sponsor

Alfa Romeo returns to F1 as Sauber title sponsor

Sauber's cars will be powered by Ferrari engines but display the logo of Alfa Romeo, who were involved in F1 as both a constructor and engine supplier from 1950 until 1988. The Italian vehicle manu...

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Uber Sued by Washington, Chicago, and Cook County Over 2016 Data Breach

Uber Sued by Washington, Chicago, and Cook County Over 2016 Data Breach

Uber Technologies is being sued by the city of Chicago and Cook County on claims the ride-hailing company's 2016 data breach harmed "tens, if not hundreds, of thousands" of area residents. Almost 11,0...

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Subaru Ascent has room for eight and can tow 5000 pounds

Subaru Ascent has room for eight and can tow 5000 pounds

That burning question: "What do I drive to the river when my canoe fits more than four?" The Ascent rides atop Subaru's new global platform that will eventually underpin all of its cars and c...

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Microsoft unveils plans for a new modern headquarters

Microsoft unveils plans for a new modern headquarters

Smith noted that when the project concludes, there would be 131 buildings comprising 180 football fields, modern workspace to house 57,000 employees and additional space to accommodate around 8,000 mo...

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Corvette ZR1 Convertible Drops 755 Horses In LA

Corvette ZR1 Convertible Drops 755 Horses In LA

Chevrolet unwrapped the 2019 Corvette ZR1 convertible - the first ZR1 droptop since the original 1970 ZR1 - Tuesday on the eve of the Los Angeles Auto Show. The aero packages of the hard-top ZR1 li...

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Jaguar smashes Nurburgring record for sedans

Jaguar smashes Nurburgring record for sedans

Behind the wheel was the Belgian racing driver Vincent Radermecker while the Project 8 was in the Track Mode to achieve the record time. Jaguar's XE SV Project 8 sedan has become the world's fas...

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NSA leaves secret docs on the cloud, WITHOUT A PASSWORD

NSA leaves secret docs on the cloud, WITHOUT A PASSWORD

Top-secret data belonging to the United States Army Intelligence and Security Command, a joint U.S. Army and National Security Agency Defense Department command that gathers intelligence data, has b...

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Man Pleads Guilty In Massive Yahoo Hack

Man Pleads Guilty In Massive Yahoo Hack

Baratov has pleaded guilty to eight criminal charges including conspiracy to commit computer fraud and abuse and aggravated identity theft. Baratov was indicted by the United States Department of...

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HDMI Forum Launches HDMI 2.1 Spec with Dynamic HDR and 10K Support

HDMI Forum Launches HDMI 2.1 Spec with Dynamic HDR and 10K Support

With this bandwidth, it will support resolutions of up to 10K; however, it can run 8K at 60Hz, or 4K at 120Hz. Likewise, the specification also provides Dynamic HDR capabilities, allowing for content ...

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Chilliwack vacancy rate at 1.5 per cent

Chilliwack vacancy rate at 1.5 per cent

That said, the rental demand locally mirrors the picture across the Lower Mainland, and even the entire province: dismal. Across the board, only six of the 27 urban centres surveyed recorded higher ...

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December 'supermoon' expected to be biggest, brightest of 2017

December 'supermoon' expected to be biggest, brightest of 2017

EST on Dec. 3, according to National Geographic . The Moon will be 357,973 kilometers from the Earth on this night and it will be slightly larger and brighter than normal, according to Dr Saran Pos...

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How to Fix: macOS High Sierra Flaw Allows Admin Access Without Password

How to Fix: macOS High Sierra Flaw Allows Admin Access Without Password

After clicking unlock several times, it should eventually open up, no passwords necessary. After plugging in " root " as our username and no password, it took two clicks to gain access to Users & Grou...

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We Just Found Life in Outer Space for the First Time

We Just Found Life in Outer Space for the First Time

They also collected samples from places where the waste fuel got collected as well as other obscure parts of the ISS. Scientists have recorded on the outer casing of the ISS microscopic organisms that...

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Female Passenger slaps Air India staff at IGI Airport, Delhi

Female Passenger slaps Air India staff at IGI Airport, Delhi

While budget carrier IndiGo has been at the centre of a storm of late over misbehaving staff, it's now Air India's turn to wade into a similar controversy. DCP, Airport, Sanjay Bhatia said that the pa...

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Origami-inspired muscles can lift 1000 times their weight

Origami-inspired muscles can lift 1000 times their weight

That's all well and good if you're trying to make machines that can be closely integrated with our bodies, like robotic suits and the like. What do you think about the artificial origami muscles? ...

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Earthworms can reproduce in Mars-like environment

MIT's Redwood forest idea recently bagged the prize for the most innovative Mars city design. Their burrowing habits can change soil structure, improving the watering of plants. "We were surprised t...

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CDB files insolvency suit against RCOM

With the filing of the insolvency notice, all of the hopes beleaguered Reliance Communications had for an out-of-court settlement have been dashed. However, a PTI report quoted a company spokesm...

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PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Acquires 63711 Shares of Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

Comcast Corp Cl A now has $165.24 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.64% or $0.23 reaching $35.64 on the news. Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) now trades with a market capitalization of $170.17 B...

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Animal Crossing Pocket Camp: How to Send Gifts

Animal Crossing Pocket Camp: How to Send Gifts

As shown in the chart below, estimated downloads of Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp were almost half of Super Mario Run's 32 million during its first six days on the App Store and Google Play (where ...

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Second Soyuz Rocket launched from Vostochny spaceport

Second Soyuz Rocket launched from Vostochny spaceport

Russian Federation has lost contact with a weather satellite just hours after its launch from a new cosmodrome. Roscosmos said the satellite had not reached its designated orbit and that it could no...

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Honor V10 gets listed at TENAA with front home button

Honor V10 gets listed at TENAA with front home button

As you would expect, the device packs a metal body crafted using modern Korean technology and it has a width of 74.98mm. Since it will be packing in the Kirin 970, it will also likely include NPU rela...

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