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Alexa gets new features including scheduled reminders

Alexa gets new features including scheduled reminders

When that time expires, the Echo will clarify which timer is going off, saying, "Your grill (or whatever) timer is done". This will make it easier to use multiple timers simultaneously, Amazon says. It costs $179.99 on Amazon.com in the States. Assign each one a specific title and you'll be informed when they hit zero - so Alexa will tell you when the "rice timer" is up, with the "lamb curry timer" still ticking away in the background. Read More

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Apple reveal first new product since 2015

This is considerably more than the $179.99 Amazon Echo . Apple revealed a new smart speaker device, the HomePod, at WWDC . The common wisdom is that Apple is rarely first, but it's usually best. New iMacs are getting brighter displays and graphics capabilities. Imagine what Apple could do if it didn't mind losing money on one product like a home speaker or from potential future products like an Apple auto or glasses that mix the virtual world with reality like the Pokemon ... Read More

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Trump Rails Against Germany As 'Very Bad For US' In Twitter Tirade

Trump Rails Against Germany As 'Very Bad For US' In Twitter Tirade

This will change", Trump tweeted . Trump's response came in the early hours of Tuesday when he took to Twitter to once again demand that Germany renegotiate the terms of transatlantic trade and boost its defence spending. The United States, one of the biggest greenhouse emitters in the world, has not decided whether to leave the deal or to stay, as its newly-elected president, Donald Trump , has yet to unveil his decision on the issue. Read More

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Subaru WRX STI Type RA coming not a BRZ STI

Subaru WRX STI Type RA coming not a BRZ STI

On May 19, 2017, Subaru and Prodrive took the new WRX STI Type RA NBR machine to the Nurburgring Nordschleife, but the weather was not cooperating and the track was wet and soggy. I'd be really disappointed if we don't see Gazoo Racing not only on our sports cars, but also on our core models. Subaru is disappointed by the happening as the blaze ended the carmaker's hope of coming out victorious for the third year in a row. Read More

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Apple sees 70 percent increase in downloads in one year

The list of smash hits also include SPACE by THIX , CanderAid, Vanido , Havenly , and Ace Tennis , Zones for Traning with Exercise Intensity. Apple didn't stop with an earnings number boast as it also revealed App Store downloads grew by over 70% in the past 12 months, and active paid subscriptions are up 58% since the same time previous year. Read More

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Nest wants your home security camera to recognize you

Nest wants your home security camera to recognize you

For this feature , however, customers will have to subscribe to the Nest Aware service, which costs $10 per month or $100 per year. The Nest Cam IQ has the processing oomph to run person detection algorithms locally. This shows you a Full HD image following an intruder around the room (a 1080p window moving around the 4K sensor gives this ability), with a thumbnail whole-room view. Read More

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper Officially showcased, Will Utilize new X399 Platform

More details about the laptop should be revealed later. EPYC was previously codenamed Naples, and it has a lot to offer the server market, mainly centered around its 8-channel memory and huge I/O support. Larger size doesn't necessarily mean more performance in computing, but Skylake-X is simply dwarfed by Threadripper's socket. The Threadripper 16-core and 32-thread CPU was demod briefly, paired with two Radeon RX Vega GPUs running Prey at 4K. Read More

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Kabul blast: India strongly deplores heinous, reprehensible terrorist attack

In the past year, US troops have largely focused on thwarting a surge in Taliban attacks. U.S. Embassy Kabul Special Chargé d'Affaires Ambassador Hugo Llorens condemned the attack in a statement and said America's "commitment is unwavering; we stand with the Afghan people and the Government of National Unity..." France, India, Turkey, Japan, the United Arab Emirates and Bulgaria similarly reported damage to their embassies, including shattered windows, as the blast drew an ... Read More

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Sonic Mania Gets Official Release Date, New Trailer

Sonic Mania Gets Official Release Date, New Trailer

Thankfully, one of Sega's past pieces of gameplay footage focuses on Knuckles making a run through the updated version of the Flying Battery Zone , giving a good look at the character's capabilities in the new game. It also has a new trailer with equal parts lovely sketch animations, nostalgia-laden pixel art, and some rad chiptune rock. Developed by Christian Whitehead, Headcannon, and PagodaWest Games in collaboration with Sega of America. Read More

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ICSE exam: All India topper, 3rd rank holder from Pune

ICSE exam: All India topper, 3rd rank holder from Pune

But it was studies through the week", he said. A swimmer and a badminton player, she says she didn't give up her co-curricular activities and served as the discipline in-charge of her school , as well as a prefect in Class X. "But to become national topper is a surprise". Unlike her friends in the commerce stream, Aanvi, did not go into preparing for CA, but is planning to change her stream and get into Science. Read More

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Paul Ryan: Gianforte should apologize after reporter 'bodyslam'

Nathaniel Trumper, who voted for Gianforte , said he did not trust the published accounts of the alleged assault. If convicted, Gianforte could face a maximum penalty of a $500 fine and 6 months in jail. We've heard that the incident has motivated people who were not going to vote to register and vote today. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee called on Gianforte to pull out of the race. Read More

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The new Spark is DJI's smallest, cheapest drone yet

The new Spark is DJI's smallest, cheapest drone yet

It has a Quickshot mode where a 10 second video can be instantly made and shared. Select a QuickShot, and Spark will fly along a preset flight path while recording a short video and tracking a subject along the way. Spark has a speed of up to 31 miles per hour, has 12-megapixel camera and shoots stabilized HD 1080p videos. "DJI Phantom 4 Pro in Dubai - This quadcopter brags a triple axis stabilized gimbal 20 MP camera and a 1" CMOS sensor. Read More

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New Leak Outs Mario + Rabbids Crossover RPG

New Leak Outs Mario + Rabbids Crossover RPG

The game combines Nintendo's Mario franchise with Ubisoft's Rabbids . The presentation says the game will be a mix of turn-based battles and exploration through four worlds in an approximate 20-hour story campaign. Supposedly, the game is being developed by Ubisoft Paris and Milan. It will also support local 2-player co-op. Combat is weapon-based and it seems that Mario and friends can use guns for the first time in a game ever. Read More

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OnePlus teases the OnePlus 5 color options

OnePlus teases the OnePlus 5 color options

If leaked images are to be believed, the OnePlus 5 will not have a much-changed design compared to the OnePlus 3 and 3T. According to a teaser posted by the company on its official Twitter account, the upcoming OnePlus 5 could debut in four color variants of black, gold, red and a freaky many-hued mash-up that the OEM hints at as a Unicorn color variant. Read More

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WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

The victims of this latest wave-one of the largest cyberattacks in history-include individuals, hospitals in the U.K., FedEx, and the Spanish Telecom giant Telefónica. Is Microsoft putting all the blame on government agencies such as the NSA and CIA? No. The attack largely infected networks that used out-of-date software, such as Windows XP, which Microsoft no longer offers technical support for. Read More

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Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy

Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy

Moon's efforts to strengthen his country's diplomatic leadership within the alliance is likely to conflict with Trump's "America first" approach to alliances. They mark a tonal departure from the Trump administration's months of saber rattling over North Korea. In fact, North Korea has been intimidating the whole global community a lot since past few weeks, particularly with its nuclear program, cyber attacks, and military drills. Read More

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Dignity PLC (LON:DTY) Noted As 'Hold' In Update From Peel Hunt

Dignity PLC (LON:DTY) Noted As 'Hold' In Update From Peel Hunt

Having a price of 672.00GBX, BTG PLC (LON:BTG) traded -6.93% lower on the day. It has outperformed by 7.59% the S&P500. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $1.73 million activity. Therefore 83% are positive. U And I Group Plc has GBX 300 highest and GBX 200 lowest target. BTG PLC had 100 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More

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