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Essential: We can unleash Android's power better than Google

Essential: We can unleash Android's power better than Google

Today is the release date ceased to be a secret. Rubin, wo co-founded Android , said he wants to apply the same open-source philosophy that made Android the most dominant mobile operating system to...

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Andy Rubin Takes Big Step Into Mobile Market With Essential Smartphone

Andy Rubin Takes Big Step Into Mobile Market With Essential Smartphone

That's why Essential is sticking with Android for hardware. Yesterday I was given a tip (by "Blinx182") that directed me to a 2016 LG Display granted design patent #3008810140000-(2016.11.08) from the...

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Donald Trump to Announce Decision on Global Climate Deal on Thursday

Donald Trump to Announce Decision on Global Climate Deal on Thursday

When former President Barack Obama formally entered into the Paris Agreement in 2016, he did so as an "executive agreement" in which he didn't need Senate approval. Democratic U.S. Senators Bob Mene...

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It sure looks a new MacBook Pro is coming next month

Interestingly, the incorporation of the latest chipset in the new Surface Pro means that the 2-in-1 hybrid device is both faster at processing and more efficient at conserving energy as compared to th...

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Trump's decision on U.S. continuing with Paris climate deal on Thursday

And during his recent foreign tour, officials said he opposed the accord arguing that by implementing the self-determined mitigation goal the U.S. would severely impair its manufacturing, leaving it...

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Apple to launch new MacBook Pro next week

The 15-inch MacBook Pro delivery dates are also pushed back by a few days in the U.K., Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Netherlands, Singapore, Spain, and other countries. Speakin...

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Afghanistan stands united against mindless terror: President Ghani

Wednesday's blast was the latest in a long line of attacks in Kabul . An Afghan security guard at the German embassy also died in the attack. This tragic and horrific attack comes at a time w...

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Almost all WannaCry victims were running Windows 7

Almost all WannaCry victims were running Windows 7

The researchers said, however, the tools are not ideal and only work if the infected computers have not been rebooted after being hit by the program. The fix is called wanawiki , from security re...

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President Trump will announce his decision on the Paris Accord Thursday

It was the most sweeping agreement reached since the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and the only climate agreement that the US has ratified. And former Vice President ...

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Microsoft says after WannaCry attack governments should end 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities

Microsoft says after WannaCry attack governments should end 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities

A former head of Britain's communications agency GCHQ has come out fighting following assertions by Microsoft that it was not wholly to blame for a widespread cyber attack which disrupted much o...

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Kerbal Space Program finds a new home at Take-Two

Kerbal Space Program finds a new home at Take-Two

The team is now working on the Making History Expansion , which will be free to those who bought Kerbal Space Program on the official store or Steam before April 2013. Take-Two shared news of the...

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Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Nowshera, Krishna Ghati

Two of the men - driver Radha Krishan and Pervaiz Ahmed - were seriously injured and moved to the district hospital in Rajouri . Amid continuing ceasefire violations by Pakistan , Army Chief Gen...

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Orlando Airport under lockdown after reports of shots being fired

Orlando Airport under lockdown after reports of shots being fired

A JetBlue representative said the company had experienced some delayed flights because of the incident and because of weather. Airport employees contacted the Orlando Police Department. In Janua...

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House Intelligence Committee issues subpoenas in Russian Federation investigation

Ms. Power hasn't previously been reported as a potential witness in the probe so her inclusion in the subpoenas may mean Republicans are broadening their areas of investigation. Those reports sugges...

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May confronts Trump on intelligence concerns after leaks row

May confronts Trump on intelligence concerns after leaks row

Seven other men are in custody in connection with Monday's blast, all are being held on suspicion of offenses violating the Terrorism Act. The BBC said Manchester Police hoped to resume normal i...

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Uber posts $708M loss as revenue grows; finance head quits

Uber posts $708M loss as revenue grows; finance head quits

This means that in addition to looking for a number-two executive to team up with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick , Uber will now also need someone to lead up its financial team. It's an unusual move for a ...

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Spicer refuses to say Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a typo

Press secretary Sean Spicer played it straight at an afternoon briefing when reporters asked about the puzzling tweet. Officer: "Do you know why I pulled you over?" President Trump is the undis...

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Google misspells word in 'most misspelled words' list

Google misspells word in 'most misspelled words' list

Some other insights via Google: South Dakota often looks up the spelling of "college"; New Jersey apparently struggles with "twelve"; SC needed help with "chihuahua" while New Mexico needed a hand wit...

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First look at Xiaomi Mi Note 3

First look at Xiaomi Mi Note 3

It is reported that the Chinese smartphone manufacturer will unveil the Mi Note 3 in June though the company is yet to reveal the exact date. If the Xiaomi Mi Note 3 will share the same imaging ...

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Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Standalone Release Rumored For…

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Standalone Release Rumored For…

Call of Duty fans who purchased the Legacy or Pro editions of Infinite Warfare previous year were treated to a remaster of Modern Warfare , which is perhaps the peak of the Call of Duty series t...

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White House communications director Dubke resigns

Dubke founded Crossroads Media, a GOP firm that specializes in political advertising. Dubke was the rare Trump newcomer in a White House in which personal relationships and proximity to the pres...

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Venus Williams opens play at French Open on Day 4

Venus Williams opens play at French Open on Day 4

The two men also traded barbs during the match after Klizan shouted his joy to celebrate a double-fault from Lokoli that gave him a 5-2 lead in the decider. In the victory, Anderson won 80 percent of ...

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Oculus app for Samsung Gear VR gets Chromecast support

Oculus app for Samsung Gear VR gets Chromecast support

You might recall a Daydream VR tidbit in the torrent of Google I/O news earlier this month; Daydream 2.0 will include Chromecast support. Here's everything you need to know about Chromecast supp...

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British Airways extends London flight cancellations through Saturday amid IT failure

British Airways extends London flight cancellations through Saturday amid IT failure

All of BA's check-in and operational systems were affected, including customer services phone lines and the facility used for re-booking flights. "We are extremely sorry for the huge disruption caus...

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USA cites 'complete obliteration of mock warhead

Despite the success, the $ 244 million test didn't confirm that under wartime conditions the USA could intercept an intercontinental-range missile fired by North Korea. Analyses of recent North Korea...

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Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents

The Associated Press has learned of Flynn's cooperation that was the first signal that he and the Senate panel have found common ground. Flynn, who was forced out of the administration aft. Among...

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Apple's Siri Speaker Reportedly Enters Production

As for the speaker itself, a focus on high-quality audio could be a good way to help it stand out. Apple will also embrace third-party services through the Siri-controlled speaker, as is did within iO...

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At least 90 dead, 400 wounded in massive Kabul explosion

Media reported that the Afghan Health Ministry put the death toll at up to 90 people, while some 380 people were injured. The deadly explosion which tore through a highly secure diplomatic distric...

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At least 80 dead, hundreds injured in Kabul bomb blast

The Wazir Akbar Khan district of the city is in close proximity to a number of foreign embassies and government buildings, including the Presidential Palace and the foreign ministry. Numerous dead and...

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Jeremy Corbyn flounders in Woman's Hour interview over policy cost

Jeremy Corbyn flounders in Woman's Hour interview over policy cost

May sparked controversy when she revealed there were "boy jobs" and "girl jobs" in her household. "Can we come back to this?" This projection suggested May would lose 20 seats and be stripped of h...

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Trump's "covfefe" tweet sparks confusion on social media

In a post on his Twitter account Wednesday morning, Trump said, "My children, especially my 11-year-old son, Barron, are having a hard time with this". But for one day at least, the covfefe was ...

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Coal, solar stocks fall as U.S. set to ditch Paris climate deal

Coal, solar stocks fall as U.S. set to ditch Paris climate deal

She's criticizing what she says are "destructive and short-sighted" decisions by the Trump administration . Today on Twitter, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced that if President Trump publ...

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Donald Trump pulling US out of Paris climate deal: Media reports

Trump stated that full compliance with the agreement would reduce US GDP by $2.5 trillion over the next decade, explaining that it means "factories and plants closing all over the country". It ve...

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Trump promises unfulfilled by House GOP health bill

Kevin Halloran, partner in the tax group at Bose McKinney & Evans LLP, said individuals and businesses are in uncharted territory as far as any coming tax changes brought by a health care bill or new ...

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Google expands paid carpooling across California

Google expands paid carpooling across California

Waze won't give specific numbers on its carpooling service, but Fried says the carpooling app is now doing at least 2,000 rides per week in the Bay Area, its only USA market. For instance, commuting...

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