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South Korea Says US in Close Communications Over North

South Korea Says US in Close Communications Over North

A military solution to the North Korean missile threat would be "horrific" but allowing Pyongyang to develop the capability to launch a nuclear attack on the United States is "unimaginable", the top U...

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'Quake Champions' Comes To Steam Early Access Next Week

'Quake Champions' Comes To Steam Early Access Next Week

While I don't mind microtransactions in free-to-play games, putting eventually free games up for sale at regular retail prices just feels wrong to me. iD Software's Quake Champions will be exiting c...

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Trump signs order to shorten project permitting process

Trump signs order to shorten project permitting process

That agency would be the primary point of contact for the project and help guide the project through the stages of the environmental review process. In January, the Trump administration released a...

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The anti-trans bill in Texas is finally dead

The anti-trans bill in Texas is finally dead

Greg Abbott for calling a special session. The decision to adjourn one day early left the Senate in a precarious position - either pass the House's version of the property tax bill, or fail to pr...

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Xiaomi confirms August 21 release for Redmi Note 5A

Xiaomi confirms August 21 release for Redmi Note 5A

The budget oriented Redmi Note 5a is expected to pack a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425/630 which is a Quad-core processor and the latter is an Octa-core clocked at the same 1.4GHz/2 GHz respectively. Befor...

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Overwatch to receive new map and animated short at Gamescom

Overwatch to receive new map and animated short at Gamescom

As for Heroes of the Storm , a new hero will be added to the game and more. The highly anticipated announcement from Blizzard for its popular first-person shooter game includes a new map. Visitors ...

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New 2018 BMW Z4 previewed by bold concept at Pebble Beach

New 2018 BMW Z4 previewed by bold concept at Pebble Beach

This is interesting because we know this vehicle has been co-developed with the new (coupe-only) Toyota Supra , also due on sale in 2018, and both cars will share hybrid technology. The Z4 could brea...

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Amazon Echo Dot and Prime Music coming to India by Diwali

Amazon Echo Dot and Prime Music coming to India by Diwali

Slightly annoyingly (or is it just me?) what seems a relatively simple bit of voice recognition and coding is termed an "Alexa skill", presumably so that extra commands and options can be announced as...

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Special glasses essential for viewing the solar eclipse

Special glasses essential for viewing the solar eclipse

Taking a peek at the eclipse for even a moment could do serious eye damage. The lenses of solar-viewing glasses are made from special-purpose solar filters that are hundreds of thousands of time...

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Alibaba profit almost doubles on robust revenues

Alibaba profit almost doubles on robust revenues

Alibaba's core commerce business brought in the majority of revenue - 43 billion ($6.4 billion) - but its 58 percent annual growth was topped by its smaller business units. Net income attributable to...

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Vegan raptor may be missing link between two major dino groups

Vegan raptor may be missing link between two major dino groups

A odd-looking vegetarian dinosaur named Chilesaurus could be the "missing link" between the plant eaters and meat eaters of its time, researchers report . And it means ornithopods and theropods are...

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Mark Zuckerberg on Charlottesville: Facebook will remove violent threats

Mark Zuckerberg on Charlottesville: Facebook will remove violent threats

Facebook's purge of white nationalist and neo-Nazi accounts comes many months after the Southern Poverty Law Center provided the social network with a list of more than 200 profiles, pages, and gro...

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You can pre-order the Asus Zenfone 4 now

You can pre-order the Asus Zenfone 4 now

The Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro has a 12MP Sony IMX362 with a f/1.8 aperture and a 5MP OmniVision 5670 sensor with a 120° viewing angle in front. "With the ZenFone series, we have always been committed...

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'Game of Thrones' episode shown in Spain, Nordics by error

Indian police have arrested four people suspected of leaking an episode of the hugely popular TV show Game of Thrones before it was aired. Earlier this month, HBO's internal servers were hac...

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Guam's Faithful Pray for Peace Amid Concerns About Possible North Korean Attack

Guam's Faithful Pray for Peace Amid Concerns About Possible North Korean Attack

President Donald Trump praised Kim Jong Un's decision to hold off a strike on Guam , even as the North Korean ruler slammed the U.S.'s conduct as "foolish and stupid". Yoshihide Suga, Japan's chie...

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Intel will unveil 9th-generation Core family member on August 21

Intel will unveil 9th-generation Core family member on August 21

Next in line will be Cannon Lake, which will be the first time Intel drops to 10nm, a smaller process meaning that more transistors can be packed into the compact square which is a CPU - and therefo...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 refurbished batteries get recalled due to overheating concerns

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 refurbished batteries get recalled due to overheating concerns

Apparently, phones refurbished via FedEx Supply Chain and sent out via U.S. carrier AT&T's insurance program, were refitted with counterfeit batteries. However, memories from that confusing and messy ...

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THQ Nordic Announces Black Mirror, a Gothic Horror Adventure

THQ Nordic Announces Black Mirror, a Gothic Horror Adventure

For those that don't know, the original Black Mirror trilogy began in 2004 as The Black Mirror , which produced two more spin-offs, Black Mirror II (2009) and Black Mirror III (...

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We Happy Few has a release date

We Happy Few has a release date

That said, early adopters of We Happy Few will enjoy a nice %15 discount from the retail version's price. "Our team was humbled by the initial public reception to We Happy Few , and delighted to ...

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Why NASA's Cassini spacecraft has to die at Saturn

Why NASA's Cassini spacecraft has to die at Saturn

The spacecraft is equipped with rocket thrusters to remain stable when in contact with the atmosphere, in what NASA has dubbed the " Grand Finale " of the mission. The spacecraft will come close enoug...

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