• Samsung's New Galaxy S8 Phone Aims to Dispel the Note 7 Debacle

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    Expandable memory: A microSD slot will support up to 256 GB. The design is better, the display is better, the specs are better and it's more powerful. Samsung isn't only launching phones at their NY event, they've also introduced the Samsung DeX . Well, it's here. Samsung took the wraps off today of not one, but two phones to delight customers.
  • NASA's Juno Spacecraft Completes Fifth Flyby Of Jupiter

    NASA's Juno Spacecraft Completes Fifth Flyby Of Jupiter

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    During these flybys, Juno is probing beneath the obscuring cloud cover of Jupiter and studying its auroras to learn more about the planet's origins, structure, atmosphere, and magnetosphere. As such, Juno will continue on its current track up until the mission's end. In February, a problem was detected with two helium valves of NASA Juno probe because of which the space agency had to scrap the plans of brining Juno into a closer orbit around Jupiter with a maneuver that would have brought ...
  • The new £1 pound coin becomes legal tender

    The new £1 pound coin becomes legal tender

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    The round pound will still be accepted as legal tender alongside the new coin for just over six months, until October 15. With the old pound coin set to stop being legal tender until 15 October, some businesses are struggling to adapt in time for the deadline.
  • Earth Hour participants: Less in Luzon, more in Visayas and Mindanao

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    At 8:30 p.m. local time, people are encouraged to go without lights for an hour. Bhubaneswar is one of the few cities that are observing Earth Hour since 2007 where Households, Govt. Although the event may not save much energy in the grand scheme of things, Earth Hour's goal is to draw attention to climate change. Anxious about climate change? If the victor chooses to travel in winter they can celebrate the ultimate dark-hour activity, searching for the spectacular Northern Lights.
  • Leaked Destiny 2 poster puts release date in September

    Leaked Destiny 2 poster puts release date in September

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    The image provides a release date in addition to confirming that there will be a Beta for the game . The poster does show Sony's PlayStation blue accents, so it wouldn't be a surprise for the beta to drop for PlayStation 4 systems first.
  • Sea ice hits new record low at both poles

    Sea ice hits new record low at both poles

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    This winter, the ice sheets covering the Arctic Ocean reached, when at their maximum surface area before the snowmelt, an all-time low. Both of Earth's poles are looking at record low sea ice extent levels, according to NASA and the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC ).
  • Which insiders are selling The Finish Line, Inc. (FINL)?

    Which insiders are selling The Finish Line, Inc. (FINL)?

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    Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in Finish Line by 3.3% in the third quarter. Revenues plunged 0.4% from a year ago to $557.5 million, but actually topped analysts' view of $544.88 million. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Perhaps, that suggests something about why 3.05% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 to shoot 1000 fps videos

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    In a related development, Samsung has revised the contents on the company's mobile privacy policy page and revealed the name of the Galaxy S8's rumoured digital assistant feature. The new Android tablet is a successor to 2015's Galaxy Tab S2, and will set you back at least £599 for the base model. "The new Galaxy Tab S3 embodies Samsung's commitment to deliver the best of entertainment and productivity, allowing consumers to do what they want, when they want".
  • Senate Votes to Kill Internet Privacy Regulations

    Senate Votes to Kill Internet Privacy Regulations

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    In a decision that has already upset privacy advocates everywhere, the United States Senate yesterday voted down Federal Communications Commission rules that restricted Internet service providers (ISPs) from selling customers' browsing data to third parties without their explicit consent.
  • Georgetown fires John Thompson III after 13 seasons

    Georgetown fires John Thompson III after 13 seasons

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    The Harvard head coach is from the D.C. area and is apparently the name that's buzzing around The Hilltop the most. Georgetown made six more NCAA appearances under Thompson and was never seeded lower than sixth, but each time, the Hoyas were dismissed in the first or second round.
  • Sean Payton: Patriots' Malcolm Butler schedules visit with Saints

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    The 27-year-old was scheduled to meet with the team on Thursday. "Coming to New England it seems like it's an offense that guys do a bunch of different things and I'm looking forward to being able to do some things that I didn't necessarily have to do in New Orleans, hopefully to get the chance here and do it here", Cooks said.