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Google Jamboard app now available from the Google Play Store

The Google Play Store has seen growth in terms of closing the gap to Apple's app publishing millionaires. According to Google, this new service continuously scans all Android apps and user devic...

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Benami case: IT officials summon Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti

Benami case: IT officials summon Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti

The ED had said that Agarwal was also associated with some transactions involving Mishail Packers and Printers Pvt Ltd, allegedly linked to Bharti. The department had on May 16 searched multiple p...

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Violence-hit Saharanpur tense but under control

Violence-hit Saharanpur tense but under control

The incident occurred when a truck carrying Dalits back to their village from the rally was attacked allegedly by Thakurs. On May 5, a Dalit group had objected to a procession of Thakurs in Shabbirp...

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Something Weird Is Happening to the 'Alien Megastructure' Star

Something Weird Is Happening to the 'Alien Megastructure' Star

Boyajian, an assistant professor of physics and astronomy, at Louisiana State University, also urged astronomers to take a peek. If this were any other star, getting even one telescope at such short...

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Grand Theft Auto V Has Now Sold over 80 Million Units

Grand Theft Auto V Has Now Sold over 80 Million Units

As for revenue, Take-Two, for the whole of the 2017 financial year, the company received 1.780 billion, which is 26 % higher than twelve months earlier (when it was 1.414 billion). The company said ne...

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Donald Trump meets Pope Francis

Donald Trump then proceeded to visit the Sistine Chapel with his wife. "This is not going to be a boxing match", Tornielli said. " Potizza ", she said, referring to a Slovenian treat. "We can use...

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Trump Administration Sending Congress $4.1 Trillion Budget

Trump Administration Sending Congress $4.1 Trillion Budget

Cuts to federal employee retirement programs and disability benefits: The budget will call for a $72 billion cut over 10 years to the Social Security Disability Insurance . Trump's proposal fo...

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Rebel Wilson 'lost roles after article accused her of lies'

Rebel Wilson 'lost roles after article accused her of lies'

Schoff said it wasn't true Wilson had "grown up in a ghetto" and had in fact attended an "elite private boarding school". Bauer Media , on the other hand, argues that their articles had no effect o...

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Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

The company removed its famous elephants from its shows in May 2016, but ticket sales continued to decline. Created in 1995 by Ringling, the facility focuses on the care and study of Asian elephants...

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Man-Made Radio Signals Have Created A Giant Bubble Around Earth

Man-Made Radio Signals Have Created A Giant Bubble Around Earth

According to a press release , between 1958 and 1962 the USA and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics conducted high altitude nuclear detonations. The Teak test, which took place on August 1, 1958...

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May The Fourth Be With You On National Star Wars Day

May The Fourth Be With You On National Star Wars Day

StarWars.com, as well as the official Star Wars social media channels (hashtag #StarWarsDay ), help spread the word and showcase fan activity. Whether it's games, merchandise, or comics, Johnson ...

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Merkel wants to rekindle European Union spark in first date with Macron

President Emmanuel Macron rejected sharing existing euro-area debt among member states and pledged to implement economic reform in his home country as he sought to revive the French-German partnership...

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WHO preparing authorisation, logistics for Ebola vaccination in Congo if needed

WHO preparing authorisation, logistics for Ebola vaccination in Congo if needed

In 2014, several people died due to the outbreak that affected Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea but since June a year ago, these countries were declared Ebola free. Three people have already died ...

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Showers and Storms Return Tonight and Tomorrow

Showers and Storms Return Tonight and Tomorrow

Temperatures are expected to rise the low 70s by Tuesday , near 80 on Wednesday and mid to upper 80s on Thursday . A chance for scattered showers and a possible storm as we head overnight, other...

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NASA to Launch First SLS Super Rocket Into Space Without Crew

NASA to Launch First SLS Super Rocket Into Space Without Crew

NASA appreciates the energy, creativity, and depth of engineering and program analysis that was brought to the decision, but ultimately, the decision was made not to fly crew on the first flight after...

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Astronauts ace station's 200th spacewalk, shortened by leak

Astronauts ace station's 200th spacewalk, shortened by leak

A small amount of water leaked from the connection point between an umbilical hose and Jack Fischer's suit. Whitson, making her ninth spacewalk, and Fischer, making his first, opened the hatch a few m...

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Trump to meet Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov

No other details are disclosed. Russia's foreign minister came to Washington on Wednesday amid a political firestorm over the surprise ouster of FBI Director James Comey, and greeted questions abo...

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Senate to vote on Trump's pick for Air Force secretary

Senate to vote on Trump's pick for Air Force secretary

Jack Reed of Rhode Island and Richard Blumenthal of CT made a point to register disapproval of Wilson's work for Sandia Corp., a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corp. During her Senate confirmation hear...

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Heroes Of The Storm D.Va skins revealed out of PTR

Heroes Of The Storm D.Va skins revealed out of PTR

Destroying D.Va's Mech only awards 50% of a normal Hero's XP. Interestingly, Blizzard have brought over her ability to switch between Mech and Pilot within the game with both risks and rewards for e...

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Happy Star Wars Day: May the Fourth Be With You

At Build-A-Bear, customers can get a free lightsaber when they spend $50 on a " Star Wars " bear through May 4. What some may not know about is the celebrations that take place the day after on May 5t...

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Fury is unleashed in reveal trailer for Darksiders 3

Fury is unleashed in reveal trailer for Darksiders 3

Darksiders 1 and Darksiders II are now in a brand new bundle to celebrate the announcement of Darksiders III . THQ Nordic recalls that Gunfire Games, the team responsible for the game consists of...

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OnePlus 5 seems to be confirmed following the teaser posted by CEO

According to a post on Chinese social media site Weibo , OnePlus 5 will be launched with 6GB of RAM against the earlier rumours of 8GB. Vivo also named the V3 successor as V5 instead of V4. Having ...

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Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India

Pros: If you place your finger on the sensor, you can unlock the phone instantaneously - without even having to press the power button. The company started a Galaxy S8 pre-registration page on April ...

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai doubled income at almost $200 million in 2016

Google's umbrella corporation parent company Alphabet has just unveiled its earnings report for Q1 2017 (which ended in March), with some very positive results across the board. In terms of costs, o...

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Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia website: monitoring group

Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia website: monitoring group

The Turkey Blocks group, which has dubbed itself an independent "digital transparency project", said users in the country have been unable to access the site since yesterday morning. "Both India and...

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Cassini Spacecraft successfully penetrates through Saturn's Rings

Cassini Spacecraft successfully penetrates through Saturn's Rings

The Cassini probe recently performed first of the 22 death-defying dives between Saturn and its rings . "No spacecraft has ever been this close to Saturn before", explained Cassini project manag...

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Trump congratulates NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson

When Whitson said a Mars trip would likely happen in the 2030s, Trump joked that NASA would have to speed up its timeline to complete the mission, "at worst, during my second term". When asked what ...

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Israeli missiles hit Syrian military position near Damascus airport

Israeli missiles hit Syrian military position near Damascus airport

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed those strikes and vowed there would more if necessary. Video carried on Lebanese TV and shared on social media sites showed the pre-dawn airstrike...

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Archaeological find could rewrite American history

Archaeological find could rewrite American history

Dating the tools proved to be challenging. The researchers involved with the find say they have multiple lines of evidence to support the assertion that the mastodon was slaughtered by humans usin...

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Spacecraft flies between Saturn and rings in historic 1st

Spacecraft flies between Saturn and rings in historic 1st

This will bring Cassini closer to Saturn than ever before to discover the origin of its rings and moons, and to see if there is life on the planet. Launched in 1997, Cassini has been orbiting Saturn...

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New Marketing For 'Call Of Duty: WWII' Reveals Release Date, New Features

New Marketing For 'Call Of Duty: WWII' Reveals Release Date, New Features

It's good to see Activision back on the floor, doing what it does best - getting people excited for great, forthcoming sequels. For those who can't wait until November, there will be a Private Multip...

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Astronaut breaks record for most time in space by American

Astronaut breaks record for most time in space by American

Whitson said the International Space Station is providing a "key bridge from us doing- living on Earth to going somewhere into deep space". President Trump then said: "What do you see a timing for a...

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Chobani Sues Alex Jones, Claims He Spread Misinformation

Chobani , an Idaho-based company that makes Greek yogurt, is suing Alex Jones by claiming that the notorious conspiracy theorist falsely linked the company, its owner Hamdi Ulukaya, and the communit...

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Hawks level series with Wizards, Raptors in command over Bucks

On Monday night, Calderon was thrown into a hard situation when starting point guard Dennis Schroder picked up his third personal foul late in the first half and had to leave the game . Bradley Beal...

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North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

In an unusual move, the entire US Senate has been asked to attend a briefing on North Korea on Wednesday at the White House. North Korea on Tuesday marked the 85th founding anniversary of its mi...

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State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago

State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago

The State Department's " Share America " website, which shares "compelling stories and images that spark discussion and debate", published a blog post about the compound ahead of Trump's April 6 meeti...

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McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

Authorities say officers tried to pull Stephens over and, after a brief pursuit, he shot and killed himself. He was wanted on an aggravated murder charge in the shooting death of a 74-year-old man w...

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Back to basics for the Call of Duty series

Back to basics for the Call of Duty series

Call of Duty WW2 features a story of an indestructible brotherhood of ordinary men fighting against the enemies for the freedom of the world. It was also noted that prior to "Advanced Warfare", the d...

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Google Play Music Is Samsung Galaxy S8's Default Player

According to a report from The Korea Herald , a number of financial companies in South Korea are looking to offer users with an option to authenticate digital transactions with the iris scanner on th...

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Slimy Frog Might Be a Flu Fighter

Slimy Frog Might Be a Flu Fighter

The scientists at Emory University have been working on the discovery of an antimicrobial peptide based in the skin of a specific frog species - the hydrophylax bahuvistara - and its potenti...

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Apple Makes iWork Productivity Software Free For Users With Old Hardware

Apple Makes iWork Productivity Software Free For Users With Old Hardware

Apps involved in the change include iMovie, Keynote , Numbers and GarageBand. Apple has made multiple iOS and Mac applications free for all users on the App Store, including iMovie, GarageBand ...

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Microsoft Outlines 'Simple And Predictible' Windows 10 Update Plan

Microsoft Outlines 'Simple And Predictible' Windows 10 Update Plan

The Office 365 ProPlus typically gets new updates three times a year. Furthermore, in the blog post , Microsoft also claims that Windows 10 now runs on more than 400 million active devices pe...

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Production 2019 Subaru Ascent Will Go on Sale in 2018

Production 2019 Subaru Ascent Will Go on Sale in 2018

Stay tuned for more details on the production 2019 Subaru Ascent . Dimensionally, the Ascent concept is smaller than the massive Viziv-7. With the debut of the concept comes the confirmation of...

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Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

In February NASA announced the discovery of TRAPPIST-1, a system of seven Earth-like planets orbiting a Jupiter-sized dwarf star 235 trillion miles away from Earth. Since the star is so dim and cool, ...

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Facebook Lets Developers Build Augmented Reality Experiences In Its In-App Cameras

CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off the gathering of programmers and other tech folks by talking about augmented reality tools he envisions on Facebook . For now the augmented reality that we can expe...

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International Monetary Fund foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17

International Monetary Fund foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17

Growth is also predicted to slow sharply in Iran, to 3.3 per cent in 2017, from 6.5 per cent a year ago when the Islamic republic won a boost from the lifting of economic sanctions. "Financial markets...

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Mark Hamill says he'd like to play George Lucas in a movie

In the beloved film franchise, Hamill portrays the Jedi Knight Luke Skywalker. When asked about how he felt that his character didn't reunite with Han Solo before his tragic death at the hands of ...

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Trump Official Says Marijuana

Trump Official Says Marijuana "Not a Factor" in the War on Drugs

As ThinkProgress previously reported, the government's disproportionate response has resulted in immigrants being permanently barred from legalizing their status - or even worse consequences like depo...

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New Surface device that runs Windows Cloud — Microsoft rumor

New Surface device that runs Windows Cloud — Microsoft rumor

After weeks of rumors over Microsoft's plans, the company finally confirmed the event when it sent out press invites via email on Wednesday, April 12. However, Microsoft is still expected to unveil at...

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Russian Federation casts 8th veto to block condemnation of Assad regime gas attack

Russian Federation casts 8th veto to block condemnation of Assad regime gas attack

Following a "very frank" meeting with Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, Tillerson admitted the relationship between Russian Federation and the United States is at a "low point", characterized by mistrust...

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