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The report comes from the Wall Street Journal , citing sources familiar with Apple's forthcoming iPhone revisions, typically referred to as iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus iPhone 8. Do you want an iPhone rumor? Apple has never been one to turn to industry standards, and as last year's decision to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 shows, it often kills off industry standards.
  • Girl Takes Photo And Recording Of Her Murderer

    Girl Takes Photo And Recording Of Her Murderer

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    The audio recording also came from the teen's phone, police said. Police release audio clip from victim's phone ... Officers have not ruled out the possibility of other suspects. Indiana State Police on Monday named a man in a photograph as the primary suspect in the double homicide investigation, but nothing is known about him at this time outside of a single image.
  • Google Allo will soon have a desktop application

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    Though Google's messaging app created a lot of buzz but it somehow failed to take-off as Google wanted it to. Luckily, it looks like we don't have much longer to wait as Nick Fox, vice president of communications products at Google, has tweeted out an image of what the official Allo desktop client will look like, now in early testing.
  • Bug results in data leak by Cloudfare

    Bug results in data leak by Cloudfare

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    According to Tavis Ormandy , Google's security analyst of team Project Zero , the vulnerability supposedly left user data exposed since last September, affecting websites such as pastebin.com, medium.com, uber.com, and yelp.com, among others.
  • White House Vetting Pruitt Choices for EPA Leadership: Adviser

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    The White House is collaborating with newly minted EPA administrator Scott Pruitt to vet candidates for the agency's leadership team, but the speed of confirmations is largely up to a Senate already dogged by intransigence, a top White House adviser said February 21.
  • Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to go on sale with safer batteries

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    New details regarding Samsung's new Galaxy Tab S3 have surfaced thanks to a recent leak, reports say. If a new report from Hankyung is anything to go by, then it looks like emerging smartphone markets like India and Taiwan are the flawless regions to start selling refurbished units of Galaxy Note7 since these are the markets where consumers are attracted to purchasing premium phones that are slightly used but cost far less in order to fulfill their goal of a high-performing mobile ...
  • Macron meets Theresa May in London in sign of maverick's rise

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    At a news conference to cap her trip, Le Pen insisted she "has never confused the religion of Islam with fundamentalist Islam". LONDON, Feb 21 ( Reuters ) - French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron told British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday not to expect any favours from the European Union during Brexit talks, and drew big cheers for his pro-EU message from French nationals in London.
  • Snapchat Spectacles Now Available for Purchase Online

    Snapchat Spectacles Now Available for Purchase Online

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    As of today Snapchat Spectacles are now available to buy online in the US. The only place where consumers can buy Snapchat Spectacles from is its official website. While the spectacles have not generated significant revenue so far, they have created a lot of publicity for the company. By tapping a button on the top left-hand corner of the glasses, the recording mode is activated and 10 seconds of video is captured.
  • In 'Logan,' Wolverine cuts loose, and the limbs and heads fly

    In 'Logan,' Wolverine cuts loose, and the limbs and heads fly

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    And after Hugh Jackman touched down in Brazil to promote his last star turn as the mutant character in Logan, he received a superhero's welcome on Sunday. Some may say that the violence is excessive and unneeded, which in places it is, but Logan is so good in terms of its narrative and well-written characters that you soon forget about all of that.
  • GST Council finalises draft model law in meeting headed by Arun Jaitley

    GST Council finalises draft model law in meeting headed by Arun Jaitley

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    The law ministry has vetted the legislations with all the changes that were agreed upon by both the sides, said a government official, who did not wish to be identified. Under the taxation law, it need not be separately given. "There was a suggestion which had come forward, but the members felt that since this power is already there in CAG Act (and that) the Income Tax Act (does not provide) has no separate power then why should the indirect tax law have a separate power", he said.
  • Armchair Astronomers Help NASA Search For Mysterious Planet 9

    Armchair Astronomers Help NASA Search For Mysterious Planet 9

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    The Planet X is expected to be four light-years away, between the planet Neptune and the nearest star Proxima Centauri. This "has the potential to unlock once-in-a-century discoveries, and it's exciting to think they could be spotted first by a citizen scientist", said Aaron Meisner, a researcher at the University of California, Berkeley, who specializes in analyzing WISE images .
  • Are Aliens Real? 60 new planets found on galactic doorstep

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    One planet - Gliese 411-b - strongly resembles Earth and tells researchers that it is possible for stars close to the sun to have their own planets with orbits potentially supporting alien life. These new discoveries have happened thanks to the Lick-Carnegie Exoplanet Survey, an initiative to make years of observations publicly available .
  • United Kingdom inflation highest since June 2014

    United Kingdom inflation highest since June 2014

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    The move would see CPI reach its highest level since June 2014 and mark its fourth consecutive month of price growth. This increase led to higher fuel prices on the local market and was coupled with the depreciation of the pound after Brexit, which, the Bank of England said in its latest report, is now being passed on to consumers.
  • Putin phone call causes nuclear fallout

    Putin phone call causes nuclear fallout

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    Reuters earlier reported citing its own sources that, during his telephone conversation with Putin, Trump denounced the New START Treaty. Donald Trump can't remember what the New START nuclear arms reduction treaty is, but he knows he hates it.
  • Dow & Nasdaq hit new record highs: ASX to open flat

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    The S&P 500 was up 5.34 points, or 0.23 percent, at 2,297.9 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 22.95 points, or 0.41 percent, at 5,686.51. Higher and higher we go? Twenty-First Century Fox fell 1.9 percent to $30.48 after its quarterly revenue missed Wall Street expectations.
  • Twitter plays it safe

    Twitter plays it safe

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    The three main areas, the company revealed in a blog post, are preventing abusive users from creating new accounts, hiding abusive tweets , and putting out safer search results . Twitter has announced a new set of features to combat hateful and abusive content. In April of 2015, the company changed some of its policies to more easily ban users who threatened violence against others.
  • Traders Secrets on ConocoPhillips (COP), Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

    Traders Secrets on ConocoPhillips (COP), Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

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    The company is expected to release their next earnings report on or around 2017-05-02. Still, many analysts reported feeling bearish after the earnings call. If a company has a PEG Ratio below one, it may be viewed as undervalued. MARTIN JOHN C sold 73,333 shares in the company at $72.57 each and collected $5,321,001 in proceeds.
  • Kanye West Is Apparently Anti-Trump Now

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    The track, which was produced by West, may have caused him to rethink his dubious support of Trump. President Trump has apparently lost at least one more supporter, now that Kanye West has deleted all his tweets about The Donald . West was heavily criticised by his peers for his decision to engage with Trump , whose political campaign was largely shunned by Hollywood in favour of Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.
  • Voting for 40 seats in Goa gets underway; 67% till 3 pm

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    The state of Goa has two seats in the Lok Sabha and one in the Rajya Sabha. The election passed off peacefully in Goa with no untoward incident reported from anywhere in the coastal state. The three-party alliance forged by Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, Goa Suraksha Manch and Shiv Sena is the other major player in the state. Moreover, data also show that it is getting increasingly hard for the ruling parties to retain power when compared to early years of Independence.
  • All Blacks Sevens beaten in Sydney semi-final

    All Blacks Sevens beaten in Sydney semi-final

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    Two second-half yellow cards did not help Australia's cause, with South Africa to meet England in the tournament decider. The opening two tries came down the left wing, one each to Emilee Cherry and Georgina Friedricks, while Cherry scored another on the stroke of halftime.
  • Ivanka and husband veto Trump's anti-LGBT executive orders

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    The order described steps for overturning a 2014 decision by former president Barack Obama, that banned companies that worked with the federal government from engaging in discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, The New York Times reported .
  • Leaked copy: Trump 'religious freedom' executive order is worse than you feared

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    It would allow persons and religious organizations - broadly defined to include for-profit companies - to discriminate on the basis of religious objections to same-sex marriage, premarital sex, abortion and transgender identity. Ryan Anderson, a prominent advocate for traditional marriage and religious liberty expert with The Heritage Foundation, wrote in a tweet linking to The Nation's article that he approves of the draft order.
  • McCain: I Called Australian Ambassador To Express 'Unwavering Support'

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    The Washington Post is reporting that US President Donald Trump "blasted" Turnbull in a private phone call last week over a proposed refugee deal between the US and Australia . According to The Post's sources, Trump said the deal with Australia could export the "next Boston bombers". The U.S. president cut a similarly hostile figure with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto in a phone call on Friday, said a transcript of the conversation.
  • 3-Billion-Year-Old 'Lost Continent' Lurking Under African Island

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    Geologists believe the continent sank below the Indian Ocean 84 million years ago, according to USA Today 's reporting on their study. The zircon could not have been formed along with the much younger Mauritius; instead, it was likely blown up onto dry land when undersea volcanoes erupted, blasting out much older rocks from subsurface crust.
  • Cassini Captures Spectacular Images of Saturn's Rings

    Cassini Captures Spectacular Images of Saturn's Rings

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    An up-close view of Saturn's rings . Shivpal Singh Yadav on Tuesday announced that he would be forming a new political party after the assembly elections. Cassini scientist Matthew Tiscareno of the SETI Institute in Mountain View, CA, planned these newest images. This close-up photo of the A ring was taken at a distance of 33,000 miles away with Cassini's wide-angle camera.
  • Bipartisan Senate vote moves Tillerson closer to confirmation

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    A simple majority is required for confirmation of cabinet positions. "In his first week in office the president has stomped over our proud American tradition of welcoming immigrants and refugees, trafficked in alternative facts, and is attempting to fill his cabinet with billionaires and bankers", Mr Schumer said .