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Google aims to connect online ads to real-world sales

Google aims to connect online ads to real-world sales

A new Google feature can tell when someone who clicked on an ad in search results made a credit or debit card purchase at a corresponding physical store. Google's empire was built on the proposition t...

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Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NOK) And Apple Settle All Litigation

Zacks Investment Research cut Nokia Oyj from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, April 4th. Its revenue totaled $7.41 billion up 11.53% from the previous quarter. Among speci...

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Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

It's a stop-gap move that ensure the subsidies will be paid for three months, but this inaction won't encourage insurers to come back to the insurance exchanges. The Trump administration could immedia...

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Shares Sold by SOL Capital Management CO

The stock rose 0.37% or $0.14 reaching $38.39 per share. DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW)'s shares are trading at $16.45 with decline of -6.80%. Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) has risen 8.46% since May 23,...

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IKEA's affordable smart home lighting will soon be compatible with Google Assistant

IKEA's affordable smart home lighting will soon be compatible with Google Assistant

You can pick up Trådfri lights at your local Ikea store or online starting at $11.99 for a standard bulb. In the coming years, there will be more launches to build out their solution for a smart and...

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Destiny 2 Doing Away With Grimoire Cards

Destiny 2 Doing Away With Grimoire Cards

How is that? According to a post on Reddit by user JakusSlayer , he claims to have attended the Supanova Expo in Melbourne, Australia where he met Nolan North. Some players weren't too fond of that...

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Facebook Live to get personal on the public platform

Facebook Live to get personal on the public platform

It rolled out to celebrities and public figures a year ago. "With Live Chat With Friends, you can be part of big moments with the wider community but also have the option to participate in personal ...

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Trump holds Iranian regime responsible for 'instability' in Middle

Trump holds Iranian regime responsible for 'instability' in Middle

White House officials said they considered Trump's address to be a counterweight to President Barack Obama's debut speech to the Muslim world in 2009 in Cairo. It was especially sensitive given tens...

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Petra Kvitova to make Wimbledon return 7 months after knife attack

Petra Kvitova to make Wimbledon return 7 months after knife attack

It appears Wimbledon, which starts on July 3, is her main target but a spokeswoman for Kvitova has admitted she may even be in contention to play at Roland Garros next week. But the two-time Wimbl...

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Trump Reportedly Asked Intel Chiefs To Deny Evidence In Russia Probe

Trump Reportedly Asked Intel Chiefs To Deny Evidence In Russia Probe

The information reportedly came from a USA partner through an intelligence-sharing agreement, reportedly Israel . The president also was under criticism over reports that he revealed classified infor...

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French IT experts release fix for WannaCry ransomware

French IT experts release fix for WannaCry ransomware

Now, it's confirmed that Wannakey works on Windows XP , 7, 2003, Vista, and Server 2008. The exploit leverages a now-patched security vulnerability in the Windows Server Message Block (SMB)...

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South Korea opens fire when it sees object

South Korea opens fire when it sees object

The missile tested on Sunday is believed to be capable of reaching Japan and several major US military bases in the country. The rocket was sacked from an area near Pukchang, in South Phyongan P...

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Huawei Matebook X Officially Announced; Looks A Lot Like A MacBook

Huawei Matebook X Officially Announced; Looks A Lot Like A MacBook

For those constantly on the go between home and work, these devices deliver a refined mobile experience, allowing people to stay connected to everyone and everything that matters. You'll also find a...

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FBI Russia Probe Is Targeting

FBI Russia Probe Is Targeting "Someone Close to the President"

Calls for a special investigation had mounted after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey last week. President Donald Trump told Russian officials at the White House that firing FBI Director ...

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Neil Armstrong's moon dust bag may fetch $4 mn at auction

Even though some items were auctioned from the mission, none of them were used on the surface of the moon. It will be up for auction on July 20 along with a signed photograph of Armstrong's companio...

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'Doomsday' tunnel entrance in Arctic flooded by melting permafrost

'Doomsday' tunnel entrance in Arctic flooded by melting permafrost

Cary Fowler, a conservationist, teamed up with several organizations including the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research started the vault to save many global plant seeds. The de...

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Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 launched in Korea: Price, specifications, and features

Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 launched in Korea: Price, specifications, and features

I should note that the image that's being printed doesn't appear to be from the same photo taken at the beginning of the video, or the previous screenshot above. "[It took] about a day of experimentin...

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New Dragon Age game in development, BioWare writer says

New Dragon Age game in development, BioWare writer says

The studio hasn't exactly been trying to keep his work secret, though - Kennedy pointed out to Eurogamer that Mark Darrah, the series' executive producer, said " welcome to Dragon Age " earlier this...

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Trump boasted about firing 'nut job' Comey to Russian officials

Trump boasted about firing 'nut job' Comey to Russian officials

The New York Times reported Friday that Trump called Comey a "nut job" in his meeting with Lavrov and Kislyak. "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation. Figures such as Michael Fly...

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Rouhani win seen speeding Iran oil-deals push amid Trump threat

He said that people of Iraq and Syria have been the real fighters against terrorism. Rouhani also told the news conference that he would continue Iran's ballistic missile programme. "Once again, t...

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After 9 Months in Space, Mouse Sperm Yield Healthy Mice

After 9 Months in Space, Mouse Sperm Yield Healthy Mice

The sex ratio of mouse pups from space-preserved sperm was found to be normal, and genetic analysis revealed only minor DNA differences from control pups overall. "The goal of our study is to demonstr...

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Far Cry 5 Latest News, Trailers, & Everything Else We Know

Far Cry 5 Latest News, Trailers, & Everything Else We Know

The four short teaser trailers show live-action shots of the wilderness in Montana that depicts different scenes and tease what's to come for the game's story. Far Cry 5 was already leaked a whil...

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Chinese manufacturers drive global smartphone sales: Gartner

Chinese manufacturers drive global smartphone sales: Gartner

The shift in buyer preference is positively affecting Chinese manufacturers such as Huawei , Oppo and Vivo in their strategy to build desirable features at affordable prices. Smartphone sales as a wh...

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Stokes credits Smith, IPL stint for improving his game

Stokes credits Smith, IPL stint for improving his game

But he was absent on Sunday as Rising Pune Supergiant lost to Mumbai Indians by a single run after joining his England team-mates in Spain prior to the first one-day clash of a three-match series ...

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Ariana Grande's heartbreaking tweet to fans after Manchester bombing

She and other candidates suspended campaigning for Britain's June 8 election after the blast. "We heard the last song, and quite a few people were flooding out and then suddenly there was a massive fl...

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Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korean hacking group behind ransomware attacks

Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korean hacking group behind ransomware attacks

Security research firm Symantec disclosed findings Monday that drew even stronger links between Lazarus Group and the WannaCry attack, including "substantial commonalities" in the tools, techniques...

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State unemployment hits lowest level since 1976

State unemployment hits lowest level since 1976

Over the year, Kansas lost 2,500 seasonally adjusted total non-farm jobs. Wilson County's unemployment rate decreased to 4.7 percent last month, down from 5 percent in March and 5.5 percent in April...

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The updated transformer HP Envy x360

The updated transformer HP Envy x360

The HP ENVY x360 15 will be available in EMEA in June, starting at €899 with Intel processor and €749 with AMD processor. HP's first luxury detachable designed for Windows Ink , Spectre x2 deli...

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French researchers find way to save Windows files infected by WannaCry

The ransomware is very infectious, with more than 300,000 computers worldwide in 150 countries believed to have been hit - about half of which are in Russian Federation or China. Open the tool by do...

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UN Condemns North Korea Missile Launch, Vows New Sanctions

President Donald Trump's administration has called for an immediate halt to North Korea's missile and nuclear tests , and Disarmament Ambassador Robert Wood said on Tuesday that China's leverage ...

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Google's AlphaGo takes on Chinese Go master in best of three matches

Google's AlphaGo takes on Chinese Go master in best of three matches

AI has previously beaten humans in cerebral contests, starting with IBM's Deep Blue defeating chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov in 1997, but AlphaGo's win a year ago is considered the most significant ...

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OnePlus 5 to come with headphone jack?

OnePlus 5 to come with headphone jack?

Some reports also indicate OnePlus could increase the price with the OnePlus 5 thanks to higher cost of components. The OnePlus 5 launch is just round the corner. The OEM has posted a teaser about...

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Oil rises on expectation of extended, possibly deepened output cut

Officials at the meeting in Vienna were relieved that two outside energy consultants had estimates for growth in average us crude output of 450,000 to 500,000 barrels a day this year, lower than t...

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Lenovo's Moto G5S images leaked, give a closer look at its design

Lenovo's Moto G5S images leaked, give a closer look at its design

The biggest design change is the new all-metal design, which improves on the aluminum back plate and plastic sides used on the current G5. Coupled with Motorola's lightweight Android skin, the Moto...

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NASA plans emergency spacewalk on International Space Station

NASA plans emergency spacewalk on International Space Station

The spacewalk should last just two hours. On March 30, a spacewalk was conducted by Whitson and Expedition 50 commander Shane Kimbrough to install the same MDM with upgraded software. The truss is a...

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