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Winter Olympics opening ceremony sees historic handshake

Winter Olympics opening ceremony sees historic handshake

In 1951, 17-year-old Jack Keep enlisted in the U.S. Navy, and in early 1953 was assigned to Task Force 77 as a petty officer aboard a ship patrolling the North Korean coast. But privately, officials s...

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How to Use Spotify on a HomePod

How to Use Spotify on a HomePod

Furthermore, the HomePod is strictly compatible with other Apple products only. "It's got better separation and bass response than anything else in its size and boasts a nuance and subtlety of sound t...

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Man Says AirPods 'Blew Up' On Him, Apple Investigating Claims

Man Says AirPods 'Blew Up' On Him, Apple Investigating Claims

Ear lobe could've been burnt". There is another problem, which is that because they run on batteries there is a possibility that it could explode, as we have seen with other li-ion batteries in the pa...

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LG V30s with 256GB said to debut at MWC 2018

LG V30s with 256GB said to debut at MWC 2018

As the company already has their two variants of latest V30-lineup, as V30 and V30+ in various markets it would be inappropriate for the company to launch another upgraded version of the same smartpho...

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Twitter finally reports a profit

Twitter finally reports a profit

He said Twitter has achieved the goal of GAAP profitability and reached five consecutive quarters of double-digit growth in the number of daily active users. Facebook boasts a whopping 2.2 bill...

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How to follow the 2018 Winter Olympics on your iPad or iPhone

How to follow the 2018 Winter Olympics on your iPad or iPhone

We've asked if and how the portal will work outside of the USA - since NBC only holds the rights to coverage in that country - and we're also asking which other partners are involved. The TV app use...

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Kemba Walker to replace Kristaps Porzingis in 2018 NBA All-Star Game

Kemba Walker to replace Kristaps Porzingis in 2018 NBA All-Star Game

ET; TNT/ESPN Radio). It marks the second-consecutive NBA All-Star selection for Walker, who replaces the injured Kristaps Porzingis on Team LeBron. It has also been announced that Drummond will take...

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Uber and Waymo reach shock self-driving settlement for $245m

Uber and Waymo reach shock self-driving settlement for $245m

Uber has co-founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick at the top of its witness list. Uber and Waymo are rivals in the nascent automated driving industry, which both companies believe to be worth hund...

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Fortnite Hit 3.4 Million Concurrent Players February 4th

Fortnite Hit 3.4 Million Concurrent Players February 4th

Epic Games' latest update for Battle Royale , which is out now, introduces a box of chocolates' worth of new goodies to enjoy, both cosmetic and otherwise. Were you around for the Fortnite serve...

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Stocks take another tumble, Dow dives more than 1000 points

Stocks take another tumble, Dow dives more than 1000 points

The current bull market has run on for almost nine years now, making it the second longest in history . While the more than 1,000 point tumble in the Dow Jones industrial average led the market...

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Ghanaian dancehall star Ebony Reigns killed in auto accident aged 20

Ghanaian dancehall star Ebony Reigns killed in auto accident aged 20

The driver of the VIP bus reportedly survived the accident but he is now unconscious at the same hospital receiving treatment from doctors. While speaking with Joy news, DSP Adusei confirmed the inc...

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Toyota TRD Pro off-road lineup debuts in Chicago

Toyota TRD Pro off-road lineup debuts in Chicago

All the Pro models will feature Fox 2.5-inch Internal Bypass Shocks. Up front, the Fox shocks are paired with TRD-tuned springs designed for ride comfort and to also produce additional lift. For 2019,...

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Hot Tickers: Mastercard Incorporated (MA), Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

Hot Tickers: Mastercard Incorporated (MA), Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

Viacom has a one year low of $22.13 and a one year high of $46.72. They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. Ad rev...

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Volkswagen Arteon Makes US Debut at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show

Volkswagen Arteon Makes US Debut at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show

Arteon's wheelbase is more than 5 inches longer than the CC-111.9 inches compared to 106.7 inches-and is paired with shorter overhangs for more dynamic proportions. Heated front seats with leatherette...

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5G compliant Nokia smartphones coming in 2019

5G compliant Nokia smartphones coming in 2019

On the network front, things are a little bit more straightforward, where the big names lined up to live test 5G spectrum include: AT&T, British Telecom, China Telecom, China Mobile, China Unicom, Deu...

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Rajya Sabha adjourned for some time over PM comment on Renuka Chowdhury

Rajya Sabha adjourned for some time over PM comment on Renuka Chowdhury

As remarks against a woman member were not perceived merely as a joke, BJP hit back asking the grand old party to apologise for interrupting the prime minister's speech. "Women security does not com...

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Pence says U.S. to announce new sanctions on North Korea before Olympics

Pence says U.S. to announce new sanctions on North Korea before Olympics

Pyongyang has ruled out a meeting with the USA delegation during the Winter Games. Senior Pyongyang foreign ministry official Cho Yong Sam said the North had "no intention" of meeting USA authoritie...

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Facebook Confirms Test of 'Downvote' Button for Comment Moderation

Facebook Confirms Test of 'Downvote' Button for Comment Moderation

The test is running for 5 percent of Android users in the US with language set to English. Facebook has said that this is a test for a limited time period and it won't affect the ranking of the ...

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Stocks under Analysis: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT), McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC)

About 66,097 shares traded. Session activity on Walmart Inc.(NYSE: WMT ) stock is placing it on today's most active list. Wal-Mart Stores had a return on equity of 16.92% and a net margin of 2.31%. ...

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Snapchat faces backlash over the new user interface from its users

Snapchat faces backlash over the new user interface from its users

Some users jokingly asked who were the ones in charge of the Snapchat update and who were responsible for the design. The revised app has come with chages in Discover feature, it has a personali...

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