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Serena Williams accepts a new challenge - in Silicon Valley

Serena Williams accepts a new challenge - in Silicon Valley

Serena Williams attends the "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. SurveyMonkey CEO Zander Luri...

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UN's North Korea sanctions monitors hit by 'sustained' cyber attack

Governments turned their attention to a possible new wave of cyber threats on Tuesday after the group that leaked USA hacking tools used to launch the global WannaCry "ransomware" attack warned it w...

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BioWare shelves sci-fi game, sequel in state of uncertainty

BioWare shelves sci-fi game, sequel in state of uncertainty

Our teams at BioWare and across EA put in tremendous effort bringing Mass Effect Andromeda to players around the world. Roy also pointed out EA Motive and BioWare Montreal share a physical l...

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Google, HTC, Lenovo partner to create a standalone VR headset platform

Google, HTC, Lenovo partner to create a standalone VR headset platform

One big major win is that the reference design features WorldSense for positional tracking right out of the box without any external equipment unlike most other desktop based VR systems. Google ha...

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Vatican hopes for 'serene collaboration' with US

The two leaders, who offer starkly contrasting world views, appeared to set aside differences to offer a united message of peace. Following the meeting, which was behind closed doors, the pontiff gi...

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Subpoenas pile up for Michael Flynn's documents

Citing the Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, Flynn's lawyer said on Monday that Flynn would not comply with subpoenas from the Senate intelligence committee, which is conducting its ...

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Instagram is the most harmful Social Media Platform, Research Report claims

Instagram is the most harmful Social Media Platform, Research Report claims

For the study, researchers surveyed about 1,500 young people age 14 to 24 from Britain, asking them to score the impact social media sites had on 14 "health and well-being" issues. The study finds tha...

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Square Enix is hiring devs for Final Fantasy VII remake

Square Enix is hiring devs for Final Fantasy VII remake

The company in question has created "huge RPGs" and online games that are "high quality" with "unique world views". Things fall together even more seamlessly, and seem to further indicate that the j...

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How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

Following on from the news that the NHS and organisations in 150 countries around the world have been affected by a cyber attack, there have been fresh fears that the ransomware virus could spread...

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Manchester United Vs. Ajax Live Stream

The blast at Manchester Arena killed 22 people and left 59 injured after a concert by American pop star Ariana Grande and is being treated as a terror attack by local police. Here's how to watch Ma...

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The all new Microsoft Surface Pro is finally here!

The all new Microsoft Surface Pro is finally here!

Side by side, you'll notice slightly rounder edges around the case, as well as thinner vents for the Core i5 and Core i7 processors, but this is undoubtedly a Surface Pro tablet. However, mention mu...

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Pope Francis welcomes Trump at the Vatican

The meeting was keenly awaited as the two men have already clashed at a distance on issues, including migration and climate change, BBC reported. "I just got a call, as I'm walking up here", Trump ...

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No Go: AlphaGo vs. human Go master match censored in China

No Go: AlphaGo vs. human Go master match censored in China

In the first of three planned games at an event in the eastern Chinese water town of Wuzhen, AlphaGo , which is part of Google's DeepMind project, competed against Ke Jie, now ranked as the top playe...

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Appeals Court Nullifies FAA Registration Rule on Recreational Drones

Appeals Court Nullifies FAA Registration Rule on Recreational Drones

In response to the court ruling , the FAA issued a statement saying it is weighing its options . The D.C. court posits that the Registration Rule is unlawful due to the FAA Modernization a...

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Apple Applies to Test 5G Millimeter Wave Technology

Apple Applies to Test 5G Millimeter Wave Technology

Earlier reports have strongly suggested that Apple has already applied for an official experimental license from the FCC to test out the next-gen 5G wireless technology. Apple also relays that it ...

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Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

It will save $400m (€357m) per year in costs within two years of the deal closing after a one-time cost of up to $500m (€447m). Huntsman was founded in 1970 by Peter Huntsman's father, Jon. The tr...

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Here is the first promo artwork for Far Cry 5

Here is the first promo artwork for Far Cry 5

ORIGNAL STORY 22/5/17 5.25pm: The rumours are true: Far Cry 5 will be set in Montana , Ubisoft confirmed in a teaser trailer for the next entry in the open-world shooter series. Presumably, this ...

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Your PC can be hacked through subtitle files

Your PC can be hacked through subtitle files

By crafting malicious subtitle files for films and TV programmes, which are then downloaded by viewers, attackers can hope to take complete control of any device running the vulnerable platforms. "T...

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The FBI let Apple reveal the existence of a secret inquiry

The FBI let Apple reveal the existence of a secret inquiry

When NSLs are marked declassified it's often because the case has been marked inactive. The company also disclosed as part of the report that it revealed a spike in demands for device data, and nati...

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Celebrities voice horror, heartache at United Kingdom concert attack

The attack took place at an Ariana Grande a concert at Manchester Arena. New York's Empire State Building went dark on May 23, 2017 in memory of the victims of a terrorist attack in the English ...

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