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'Flowing' water on Mars could actually be sand, reveals study

'Flowing' water on Mars could actually be sand, reveals study

Working with the University of Arizona, Durham University and the Planetary Science Institute, the USGS researcher team has now identified these apparent signs of liquid as granular flows of sand and ...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9+ details and possible renders start to appear

Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9+ details and possible renders start to appear

We can confirm that the handset will indeed include a dual-lens rear camera, and that the lenses will be oriented vertically like the iPhone X rather than horizontally like Samsung's own Galaxy Note ...

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Tencent has snapped up exclusive publishing rights to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds in China

Tencent has snapped up exclusive publishing rights to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds in China

However, the game will have to be changed to appease government censors. Tencent, however, is going to have the game modified, saying it "will make adjustment to content. "Tencent will localize and ...

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Google's Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 deals

Google's Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 deals

You can also pick games such as Another World, Day R Premium, Farming Simulator 16, Lego Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin, and Trivia Check, which are all listed with discounted prices on the Play store . A...

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Apple's autonomous auto software uses neural networks to improve navigation, object detection

Apple's autonomous auto software uses neural networks to improve navigation, object detection

The paper by Yin Zhou and Oncel Tuzel, submitted on November 17 to independent online journal arXiv , is significant because Apple's famed corporate secrecy around future products has been seen as a ...

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OnePlus 5T gets a teardown video, not waterproof at all

OnePlus 5T gets a teardown video, not waterproof at all

Removing OnePlus 5 of production does not mean that a cell phone will not work: on the contrary, not all copies are sold out, and very soon the price will collapse, which will make it the most affor...

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DSS Stops EFCC From Arresting Former DG

DSS Stops EFCC From Arresting Former DG

This occurred when operatives of the EFCC attempted to arrest former head of NIA, Mr Ayo Oke, and the DSS, Ita Ekpeyong but the attempt was frustrated by armed officials of the two security agencies. ...

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Conductor in Ryan case gets bail, to be freed today

Conductor in Ryan case gets bail, to be freed today

The CBI on Tuesday questioned O.P. Chopra - a relative of bus conductor Ashok Kumar who was arrested in the Pradhuman Thakur's murder in a Gurugram school - for over eight hours vis-a-vis his audi...

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Toy retailer offers discounted deals for video game consoles and games

Toy retailer offers discounted deals for video game consoles and games

If you're into fighting games those are also available, including Namco's Tekken 7 , which is available in two different version, the standard one for $36 and the deluxe edition for $51. Gamers can b...

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The 5 worst things to buy on Black Friday

The 5 worst things to buy on Black Friday

While many retailers like Best Buy , Kohl's , and BJ's Wholesale have announced Black Friday sales, there's also Cyber Monday sales. It takes about 10 seconds, and then you can start shopping. B...

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Google Lens in the Assistant starts rolling out to all Pixel users

Google Lens in the Assistant starts rolling out to all Pixel users

After the TWRP builds and the enterprise level security capabilities being revealed, there's also the SkipSoft toolkit now supporting the Google Pixel 2 for easy rooting and unlock bootloading...

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Belgium Gaming Commission Rules that 'Loot Boxes' is Gambling

Belgium Gaming Commission Rules that 'Loot Boxes' is Gambling

In the report, Belgian Minister of Justice Koen Geens went on record saying that he wishes to push for a complete ban of loot boxes in video games. In the UK and U.S., the idea of loot boxes being c...

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Tesla invites Model 3 reservation holders to design their cars

Tesla invites Model 3 reservation holders to design their cars

Walmart and Loblaw had followed a lead by US trucking firm JB Hunt to order a number Tesla Semi trucks . The auto, coming in 2020, will have a base price of $200,000. But most of that growth is expe...

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Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Analyzing Financial Health

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Analyzing Financial Health

Sound Shore Management Inc acquired 663,620 shares as Total S.A. (TOT)'s stock rose 7.42%. Total SA (ADR) (NYSE:TOT) has risen 13.67% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:ISBC) for 13.16...

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Lincoln MKC arriving fresh in time for the LA Auto Show

Lincoln MKC arriving fresh in time for the LA Auto Show

Lincoln has unveiled the updated 2019 Lincoln MKC ahead of its debut next week at the LA Auto Show . Pricing will be announced closer to the market launch next summer but should start near the 20...

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Ford PHEV police vehicle is an efficient law enforcer

Ford PHEV police vehicle is an efficient law enforcer

Orders can be placed starting next month and first deliveries have been scheduled for next summer, with the four-door able to cover more than 500 miles (805 kilometers), of which 21 miles (34 km) excl...

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Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Expansion Gets a Release Date

Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Expansion Gets a Release Date

EA announced that the next Battlefield 1 expansion, Turning Tides , will be released in two waves. After previously providing details on the first wave of content, two maps are on-track for a Dec...

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New Trailer Shows Off Gotenks in Dragonball FighterZ

New Trailer Shows Off Gotenks in Dragonball FighterZ

Kid Buu , looking far less lovable than his rotund counterpart, Majin Buu, can be seen devastating the battlefield with his Planet Burst special. First, a bit about each newly announced fighter. Pla...

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Mercedes-Benz Begins Teasing New CLS

Mercedes-Benz Begins Teasing New CLS

The four-door will share its underpinnings with the E-class; range-topping version likely to be an AMG-badged hybrid straight-six. In a move away from the design lanuage of Merc's current saloons, the...

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Splatoon 2 paints new updates for November 23

Splatoon 2 paints new updates for November 23

The second update, which will hit the game sometime in the middle of December, will add a brand new game mode titled Clam Blitz, which will task players with grabbing Clams hidden around each map and ...

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Apple admits student interns worked illegal hours on iPhone X production line

Apple admits student interns worked illegal hours on iPhone X production line

Six of the students told the FT they routinely worked 11-hour days assembling Apple's flagship smartphone, which constitutes illegal overtime for student interns under Chinese law. Back in 2012, rep...

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Toyota's latest humanoid robot can mimic your movements

Toyota's latest humanoid robot can mimic your movements

Toyota has revealed its third generation humanoid robot, the T-HR3 , which can be controlled and synchronized with the operator's movements. "Looking ahead, the core technologies developed for this...

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Xiaomi opens third manufacturing facility in India dedicated to accessories

Xiaomi opens third manufacturing facility in India dedicated to accessories

These power banks will be assembled in this new facility announced today. The Chinese company has established its third manufacturing facility in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, after the two smartphone manufac...

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Xiaomi Mi Note 3 gets a more affordable 4GB RAM variant

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 gets a more affordable 4GB RAM variant

Rs. 19,550. The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 sports a metal build with "four sided curves" for a better grip. Connectivity options on board include 4G LTE, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11c, Bluetoo...

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INCREDIBLES 2 Teaser Trailer Shows Off Jack-Jack's Powers

INCREDIBLES 2 Teaser Trailer Shows Off Jack-Jack's Powers

When a new villain hatches a brilliant and risky plot, the family and Frozone (voice of Samuel L. Jackson ) must find a way to work together again-which is easier said than done, even when they're a...

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Galaxy S9 may equip iPhone X innards

T-Mo hasn't updated its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge support pages with info on this new update yet, so the full changelog isn't known. When Samsung introduced facial recognition into their ...

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Known Interstellar Object Looks…Pretty Weird

Known Interstellar Object Looks…Pretty Weird

Its red color comes from being bombarded by radiation during its millions of years wandering the Milky Way through interstellar space. "This unusually large variation in brightness means that the ob...

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Eminem Slammed By Some Fans For

Eminem Slammed By Some Fans For "Washed Up" SNL Performance

The star, who previously appeared on the long-running late-night sketch comedy series as a performer, kicked things off by presenting a amusing "Chance-giving" opening monologue . " Walk on Water ", ...

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Tesla releases powerbank for Android phones and iPhones

Tesla releases powerbank for Android phones and iPhones

Thankfully, if you're unable or unwilling to spend the cost of a house on a vehicle, there's now a Tesla product we can all obtain without breaking the bank. Here one thing is worth noting that Tesla ...

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Xiaomi looking to invest $1 billion in Indian startups

Xiaomi looking to invest $1 billion in Indian startups

Shunwei Capital was founded in 2011 by Lei Jun and Tuck Lye KOH, and has invested in mobile internet and IoT companies such as Xiaomi , self-balancing scooter Ninebot, 17zuoye, video streaming servi...

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Need For Speed: Payback Progression System Has Been Tweaked, More Changes Coming

Need For Speed: Payback Progression System Has Been Tweaked, More Changes Coming

According to the patch notes on the game's Reddit page , the overall goal with the update is to make "the ownership of cars a much more enjoyable experience". Bait crates now reward increased REP. ...

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Satellite imagery show construction of North Korean ballistic missile submarine

Satellite imagery show construction of North Korean ballistic missile submarine

The photos published by the expert website 38North were taken earlier this month over the Sinpo shipyard on North Korea's eastern coast. Several signs indicated the regime is expanding the site an...

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Huawei's Honor V10 design and specs leaked ahead of launch

Huawei's Honor V10 design and specs leaked ahead of launch

The expected price of the Honor V10 is $452. Although the Honor 7X will be announced in the United Kingdom on December 5, it's not clear what date it'll be launching in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and...

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David Lee retires from the National Basketball Association after 12 seasons

David Lee retires from the National Basketball Association after 12 seasons

However, he would ultimately become quite the journeyman toward the end of his National Basketball Association tenure en route to suiting up for three different teams in what would become his final tw...

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Valkyria Chronicles 4 Announced For PS4, Xbox One, And Switch

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Announced For PS4, Xbox One, And Switch

The game will launch in Europe and the Americas in 2018 for Xbox One , Playstation 4 , and Nintendo Switch . Unlike Valkyria Chronicles 3, which was never localised, this new game has been conf...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Models And Release Date Update

Samsung Galaxy S9 Models And Release Date Update

Ahead of the launch, here's EVERY concept, render and leaked image of the hotly-anticipated smartphone. The Geekbench reveals that the Galaxy S9 will be powered by the Exynos 9810 chipset coupled wi...

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Mystery over distress signals 'coming from missing submarine'

Mystery over distress signals 'coming from missing submarine'

Multiple countries are helping to search for the submarine. Gonzalez also confirmed that the U.S. Navy's Undersea Rescue Command had been deployed to the search area, along with aircraft from Argent...

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OnePlus 3 & 3T receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update

OnePlus 3 & 3T receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update

Now, the official OnePlus forum has revealed that the yesteryear flagship smartphones - OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T have started receiving the OxygenOS 5.0 OTA update. Now it looks like the older devic...

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Special Look: BTS, Niall Horan Arrive On American Music Awards Red Carpet

Special Look: BTS, Niall Horan Arrive On American Music Awards Red Carpet

The American Music Awards opened the night with a tribute to first responders of recent natural disasters and tragedies. "We are so excited to be invited to the American Music Awards to perform on...

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More big earthquakes in 2018 as Earth slows slightly, theory suggests

More big earthquakes in 2018 as Earth slows slightly, theory suggests

The theory goes that the slowdown creates a shift in the shape of the Earth's solid iron and nickel "inner core" which, in turn, impacts the liquid outer core on which the tectonic plates that form th...

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