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Watch Perseid Meteor shower over Qatar skies this weekend

Watch Perseid Meteor shower over Qatar skies this weekend

Qatar's skies will witness a handsome astronomical event as Perseid meteor shower will be visible to naked eyes on Friday with more than 100 meteors possibly seen per hour. Space.com says that all y...

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WhatsApp UPI Payments Feature Leaked on Android Beta App

WhatsApp UPI Payments Feature Leaked on Android Beta App

WhatsApp is taking a shot at the review procedure and alarms feature. Earlier this year there was a report to suggest that WhatsApp could be getting a new mobile payments feature , and a recent rep...

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LG confirms details of the V30 launch including streaming of the event

LG confirms details of the V30 launch including streaming of the event

Along with its larger aperture, the LG V30 also boasts LG's glass Crystal Clear Lens, which is said to be superior to plastic lenses when it comes to collecting light and color reproduction - someth...

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Fear of North Korea attack sends Wall Street spiraling

President Trump threatened nuclear war with North Korea , and the markets yawned. Korea's Kospi stock benchmark lost 1.1% as geopolitical concerns grew, while US stocks traded modestly lower (h...

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Facebook is going after YouTube with its new 'Watch' video streaming service

Facebook is going after YouTube with its new 'Watch' video streaming service

While people already watch a lot of videos on Facebook, they likely don't think of Facebook as a place to watch video. More than just one single place to find videos on Facebook (it already ha...

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Next-Gen Nissan Leaf: It's The Final Countdown

Next-Gen Nissan Leaf: It's The Final Countdown

They show a more angular nose, sharper headlights and sleeker bodyshape. That's exactly the point in Nissan's latest teaser about the Leaf - with the Japanese automaker striving to achieve a wind-comm...

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Couple discussed drugging and raping young victims in child molestation texting case

Couple discussed drugging and raping young victims in child molestation texting case

Burnworth responded: "No I think I can do it if I don't have parents over my shoulder or anxious about who's going to walk in on me". Burnworth told Kellar she would have the two children to herse...

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Gearbox Reveals

Gearbox Reveals "Top-Secret" Title Codenamed Project 1v1

However, the developer did announce that a short Closed Technical Test is going to be held at some point this summer. It will be an opportunity to stress-test the online infrastructure as well as lear...

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Usher Sources Deny He Slept With Herpes Accuser Quantasia Sharpton

Usher Sources Deny He Slept With Herpes Accuser Quantasia Sharpton

Now, her attorney Lisa Bloom is coming to her defense. Sharpton claims that Usher , born Usher Raymond, never told her that he had herpes before the pair had in sexual intercourse in 2015. ...

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LG launches LG Q6 in India

LG launches LG Q6 in India

Priced at Rs 14,990 the LG Q6 comes with an 18:9 wide display with Full Vision. The company is bundling 50GB additional data for Jio customers, a one-time free screen replacement within 6 months, ...

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Modi calls for India free of poverty, corruption by 2022

Modi calls for India free of poverty, corruption by 2022

The movement that aimed to help India attain complete independence, a historic milestone in the Indian freedom struggle, had begun on 9 August 1942 under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi . It will no...

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U.S. International Trade Commission to Pursue Investigation of Apple

U.S. International Trade Commission to Pursue Investigation of Apple

The case will be assigned to an ITC administrative law judge, who will hold an evidentiary hearing and make an initial determination as to whether Apple violated the law. Apple usually uses Qualco...

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Rockstar Inc partners with Destiny 2 launch for marketing push

Rockstar Inc partners with Destiny 2 launch for marketing push

Activision no doubt knows many of its players are already drinking Rockstar and eating Pop-Tarts so the tie up makes good sense. In the USA, Pop Tarts will offer up Destiny 2-themed boxes (be...

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Samsung Galaxy S9: Everything We Know So Far

They are, in my opinion, gorgeous and I might have to throw one on my Galaxy S8 Plus . Sticking to the design cues of the recently released Galaxy S8 , the South Korean handset maker will be a...

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Final Fantasy XIV Player Numbers Are Staggering

Final Fantasy XIV Player Numbers Are Staggering

That's roughly two million fewer than World of Warcraft had at its peak, but could mean FF14 has matched or even surpassed the population of Blizzard's behemoth. The company reports that FFXIV has bre...

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Travis Kalanick won't be back as CEO: Uber board member

Travis Kalanick won't be back as CEO: Uber board member

Whoever the next CEO of Uber might be, it won't be the last one. As Recode reported , Kalanick has tried to stay involved in day-to-day operations at Uber and has reportedly been working behind ...

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Overwatch: All New Summer Games 2017 Highlight Intros

Overwatch: All New Summer Games 2017 Highlight Intros

Rejoice! As the Summer Games event has returned to Overwatch with tons of awesome new items. This year's Summer Games will offer competitive Lucioball, with a ranked season spanning the three ...

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'Driverless van' actually piloted by man dressed as auto seat

'Driverless van' actually piloted by man dressed as auto seat

However, thanks to the sleuthing of NBC4's Adam Tuss, an answer to the mystery of the "driverless" grey van was found . However, spokespersons for the Virginia Department of Transportation and Arli...

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The Lion King casts its Sarabi and Rafiki

The Lion King casts its Sarabi and Rafiki

The two join Donald Glover as Simba , James Earl Jones as Mufasa, John Oliver as Zazu , Seth Rogan and Billy Eichener as Pumbaa and Timon respectively, and Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar (although tal...

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Intel Teases New

Intel Teases New "Ruler" SSD Form Factor

Using the Ruler form-factor, Intel says that it can infuse 1U servers with up to 1PB of storage, which would be enough to hold 300,000 HD movies. Intel's also teasing the dual port Intel Optane...

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