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Violence spikes in Kashmir after videos inflame tension

Violence spikes in Kashmir after videos inflame tension

He was released only late that evening. The 11-second video has gone viral over the past week, with the local police on Sunday filing a case of wrongful confinement and criminal intimidation against...

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Facebook aims to crush Snapchat with augmented reality

He said Facebook wanted to provide the tools to make communities more safe, supportive, inclusive and civically-engaged. Now the tech giant, which has almost 1.9 billion monthly active users, is s...

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Galaxy S8: More screen and elegance, but a hefty price tag

The result is surprisingly impressive. Instead, S8 ended up having the same camera as the previous Galaxy S7. That also begs the question - could this model use the design we keep hearing about ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Gets Taken Apart By iFixit

Pre-orders start from April, 19 on Flipkart and Samsung Shop. The Samsung Galaxy S8 measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm and weighs 155g, while the Galaxy S8+ measures 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm and 173g. It w...

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Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 priced up to Rs 64900

The two models will be available in three colour variants - Midnight Black, Coral Blue, and Maple Gold colours. Samsung is now offering anyone who pre-orders the S8 the chance to get it in their p...

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FBI Used Russia Dossier To Greenlight The Monitoring Of Carter Page

FBI Used Russia Dossier To Greenlight The Monitoring Of Carter Page

The FBI previous year used a dossier of allegations of Russian ties to Donald Trump's campaign as part of the justification to win approval to secretly monitor a Trump associate, according to United S...

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Microsoft Working to Add Self-Service Refunds For XBox and Windows 10 Games

However, Microsoft opted to push that date back and has now announced May 9 (via Windows IT Pro ) as the end of service date. However, Microsoft has also stopped updates to Kaby Lake and Ryzen sy...

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Facebook killer shoots himself during police chase

Facebook killer shoots himself during police chase

Stephens' vehicle sustained minor damage after a trooper couldn't stop in time and hit the auto, but no injuries to law enforcement were reported. "We would have liked to have brought Steve in peacefu...

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Microsoft Begins Testing Self-Service Refunds for Digital Xbox One Games

All you need to do is go to your Microsoft account, navigate to Order History within Payment & Billing, find a game or app your purchases and select the " Request a refund " option. With the Windo...

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Xbox One Universal Skype App Released

The self-service refund program has been created to "provide a quick, simple way of returning a digital product", according to Microsoft . Self-Service Refunds Now In Preview Alpha em> You've s...

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Huawei MediaPad T3 and MediaPad T3 7 budget friendly tablets launched

Huawei MediaPad T3 and MediaPad T3 7 budget friendly tablets launched

The tablets come with different screen sizes and processors. The tablet is available in two variants - 1GB RAM with 8GB internal storage, and 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage. Under the hood is a 64...

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Merkel calls Erdogan to "respectful dialogue" in Turkey

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) and the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) said they would challenge the results from most ballot boxes due to alleged violations. "It is w...

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Facebook's AR camera platform to empower developers

The tech firm's developer conference came a day after Facebook said it was reviewing how users report videos that run afoul of its rules after an OH man posted a video of himself shooting and killin...

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Facebook Sets Sights on Augmented Reality

Zuckerberg declared it that the AR platform would be the next major platform for computing. According to reports, the company was just laying the background for its Camera Effects Platform . Annotat...

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Street Fighter V Getting Remastered Thailand Stage and School Costumes

Street Fighter V Getting Remastered Thailand Stage and School Costumes

Coming to the game next week is the well-known Thailand stage from past games, remastered for the PS4 and PC game. It was revealed during April Fools Day that three fighters will get school costumes a...

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Facebook Launches Camera AR Platform For The Developers

Facebook is not the only technology firm that has left San Francisco behind for its 2017 conference. Zuckerberg sees virtual and augmented reality as the next phase of technological communicati...

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China needles India again, announces 'standardised' names for 6 places in Arunachal

China needles India again, announces 'standardised' names for 6 places in Arunachal

China claims Arunahal Pradesh as "South Tibet", while India says it is an integral part of India and is inseparable from the country and the state has remained the bone of contention between the two n...

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Apple's (AAPL) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Rosenblatt Securities

Since then Apple Inc stock has been trading below this technically important trendline. The company's quarterly revenue was up 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. Rising contribution from the service se...

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Facebook wants to augment your reality

Relatively few of Facebook's 1.9 billion members are using Oculus's VR headset, which sells for about $US500 (or about $1,100 in Australia) and requires an expensive computer to make it work. This y...

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Nintendo Switch breaks sales record at Nintendo

Nintendo Co shares jumped as much as four percent after the company said its new Switch console is off to a record-setting pace in the U.S. since its March 3 debut. Today, an independent research gr...

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Snapchat just revealed incredible new 3D World Lenses

Snapchat just revealed incredible new 3D World Lenses

The Lenses app isn't the first app of its nature: Sony had its own AR effect app years ago but made it exclusive to Xperia phones; a pity as it was fun and easy to use. Walking around them provides ...

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Snapchat embraces AR with New World lenses

Snapchat embraces AR with New World lenses

To keep the experiences fresh, the 3D lenses will change over time, and offer different interactions. They're a filter of sorts not limited to selfies. The Lenses app isn't the first app of its nature...

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Windows 10 Creators Update Introduces New Pause Update Button

Windows 10 Creators Update Introduces New Pause Update Button

And in addition you can download the latest version via Media Creation Tool. For example, the new Security Center gives you a dashboard view of your system's security posture at any give time. At ...

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Zuckerberg vows work to prevent next 'Facebook killer'

Zuckerberg vows work to prevent next 'Facebook killer'

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the murder at the company's annual developers conference. As the vehicle was spinning out of control, Stephens shot and killed himself. Robert G...

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You can now use Instagram offline on your Android Smartphone

You can now use Instagram offline on your Android Smartphone

People can leave comments, Like things, save media, or unfollow people - all of which will go through when they reconnect. Facebook's developing world app Facebook Lite shot to 200 million users in ...

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McDonald's drive-thru pit stop leads to Facebook killer

Tuesday morning by an alert citizen near the intersection of Buffalo Road and Downing Avenue in Erie County, Pennsylvania. Stephens reportedly ordered a 20-piece McNugget and a large fry. Brenda H...

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No more last-minute booking for United employees, airline says

After several days of uproar, the company's chief executive, Oscar Munoz, apologised on Good Morning America . The U.S. Department of Transportation said late Monday it is reviewing the removal of ...

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After United dragging incident, 3 major airlines change policies affecting bumped passengers

After United dragging incident, 3 major airlines change policies affecting bumped passengers

United Airlines and the city of Chicago may find themselves the target of lawsuits by the man who was dragged off a United plane in Chicago last week after refusing to give up his seat. It said the ...

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McDonald's drive-thru employee helped stop Facebook killer Steve Stephens

Steve Stephens had been the object of a multi-state manhunt since Sunday, when he murdered an elderly man in Cleveland, Ohio, and then posted video of the crime on Facebook, Efe news agency reported...

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The Microsoft 'CloudBook' could be Chromebooks' worst nightmare

Next week, Windows 10 Creators Update is scheduled to begin making its way to Windows smartphones. It turned out to be a major flop because it could offer a desktop mode and some Windows utilities, bu...

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Nintendo may launch Super Nintendo mini for Christmas, reports say

Nintendo may launch Super Nintendo mini for Christmas, reports say

Citing industry insiders, the publication suggests the re-launch is expected to take place in time for Christmas, with development already underway. Nintendo is sending out the last shipments of the...

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Facebook unveils 'Spaces,' a Bitmoji-like virtual avatars, at F8

Facebook Spaces also enables users to phone in a friend form the real world with Messenger video calling. Once you have chosen your appearance, you can then invite other Facebook friends to join ...

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Nintendo Sells Nearly A Million Switches In The United States

After the reminder that later this month every Switch owner will purchase their second game for the console thanks to the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe came a number of cool game announcements for...

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Spanish are 'too poor' for Snapchat

Pompliano worked at Snapchat for three weeks and filed his lawsuit in January. In the complaint, Pompliano describes an exchange he alleges he had with Spiegel during a September 2015 meeting about th...

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Mercedes Concept A Sedan bows in at Shanghai motor show

Mercedes Concept A Sedan bows in at Shanghai motor show

The good news is that local buyers will feel the full force of 450kW/900Nm from the latest - and most powerful - iteration of AMG's 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8, attached to a new nine-speed wet-clutch aut...

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