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In the meantime, he did back down off of comments he made about Donald Trump's so-called 'locker room talk, ' admitting, "I can only describe it as, I did a piss-poor job in explaining my commentary". While it isn't unusual for businesses to fail, especially in highly competitive industries such as video game production, the bankruptcy of Schilling's 38 Studios created a scandal because in going under, the company took $75 million in Rhode Island state taxpayer dollars with it.
  • Nissan boss seeks Brexit compensation before further United Kingdom investment

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    Its Sunderland site is Britain's largest vehicle factory and would be boosted by extra investment if the company decides to make the next Qashqai there. The Nissan chief's ultimatum echoes concerns from fellow Japanese carmaker Toyota, which said the imposition of duties as part of a Brexit deal would make running its United Kingdom plant "very, very tough".
  • New Galaxy Note 7 Explodes Within 24 Hours Of Purchase

    New Galaxy Note 7 Explodes Within 24 Hours Of Purchase

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    In India, the company is gearing up to ensure adequate supplies of batteries from a new vendor, since the Note 7 devices will be made locally. A suit filed in New Jersey, meanwhile, claims that the company has actively worked to destroy evidence of the problematic machines.
  • Russell Westbrook: I haven't talked to Kevin Durant

    Russell Westbrook: I haven't talked to Kevin Durant

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    How am I weak if I'm at the top, elite level in my profession? Here is what Kevin Durant had to say! He expressed dismay towards those who couldn't see his rationale, saying, "No one cares about what I want as a person". Those anxious for an NBA Finals rematch between the Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers, however, will get their wish when Durant and his new friends travel to OH for a Christmas Day showdown.
  • Snapchat Spectacles debut: What did Snap learn from Google Glass?

    Snapchat Spectacles debut: What did Snap learn from Google Glass?

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    The glasses haven't been released yet but are expected to go on sale sometime in fall for $130 a pair. In case that you have an iOS device, they will transfer naturally by means of the glasses' Bluetooth connection. Some reviewers note that Snapchat's entrance into the hardware market with the launch of Spectacles may give it an edge over competitors. They'll also be saved to the device.
  • Snapchat changes name to Snap Inc., debuts 'Spectacles'

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    First hardware product of the company, followed by the renaming, called Spectacles . The glasses record video in 10-second bursts when you tap a button on the side. The glasses have been in development since 2015. Innovative spy video sunglasses has a camera with 115-degree-angle lens. There's two potentially appealing things about placing a video camera on glasses.
  • Yahoo facing lawsuits in the wake of massive data breach

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    It said computer hackers took "certain user account information", such as email addresses , telephone numbers , and dates of birth . "The ongoing investigation suggests that stolen information did not include unprotected passwords, payment card data, or bank account information; payment card data and bank account information are not stored in the system that the investigation has found to be affected", said the company in a statement .
  • Mobileye says Tesla was 'pushing the envelope in terms of safety'

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    The chief technology officer at Mobileye says his company was forced to cut ties with Tesla because the automaker was " pushing the envelope in terms of safety " with its Autopilot technology. Tesla at the time said it used other components than just the Mobileye system. "No matter how you spin it, [Autopilot] is not designed for that", Shashua told Reuters .
  • Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.9m cars over seatbelt issue

    Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.9m cars over seatbelt issue

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    The problem is believed linked to three deaths and five injuries in accidents. Fiat Chrysler said it no longer uses the occupant restraint controllers or wire routing design. Additionally, 142,959 of the above models are being recalled in Canada and 81,901 units in Mexico - which adds the 2010 Chrysler Cirrus to the list of affected models.
  • Ravens go on defensive in 13-7 win over Bills

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    Watkins was practically invisible during the first half, making only two short receptions for a total of 13 yards. Flacco has more weapons offensively than he has ever had. The game remains there for the taking for the Bills . Defensively, the Bills looked much better. But that was all the Bills' offense could muster on a frustrating afternoon.
  • Pokemon GO Is Coming To Apple Watch - Here Are The Details

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    Ending round-the-clock rumours that had sent the world of technology into a tizzy for quite some time now, Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday unveiled stunning iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus along with next-generation "Apple Watch Series 2" at the jam-packed Bill Graham Civic Auditorium here.
  • Mark Zuckerberg meets with Pope Francis

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    A spokesperson from the Vatican said , that the discussions were on "how to use communication technologies to alleviate poverty, encourage a culture of encounter, and make a message of hope arrive, especially to those most in need". The couple went to a wedding of a friend near Lake Como, where Spotify co-founder Daniel EK was also seen, according to The Daily Mail. Zuckerberg posted on his wall that they started their first day in Italy with a run past the Circus Maximus and House of ...
  • Apple's next iPhone will likely be unveiled September 7

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    Apple has sold more than 1 billion iPhones - its biggest product by far - since Steve Jobs launched the original iPhone in 2007. Its headline simply reads " See you on the 7th ", and the invitation makes no mention of the iPhone or any other Apple product.
  • Apple gets back in the Twitter game

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    Samsung went ahead of the loop this year and revolutionized the security side of Android by featuring an iris scanner onto their latest phablet device, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The smaller iPhone will likely get a single improved camera with a better sensor. "If it's missing the 3.5mm earphone jack, that's going to tick off a lot of people", he told the Australian Financial Review.
  • Acer announces convertible Chromebook R13, first MediaTek powered Chromebook

    Acer announces convertible Chromebook R13, first MediaTek powered Chromebook

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    The gaming laptops can be configured with NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1070 graphics to make them pretty future-proof and VR-ready. While the Acer Spin 7 has been priced at $1,199 (roughly Rs 80,000), the Spin 5, Spin 3 and Spin 1 will be available for $599 (roughly Rs 40,000), $499 (roughly Rs 33,000), and $249 (roughly Rs 16,500) respectively.
  • EVE Online is going free-to-play in November 2016

    EVE Online is going free-to-play in November 2016

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    From November, free players and subscribers will be split into "Omega clones" and "Alpha clones". For years, EVE Online captivated gamers with its epic-sized battles and the vast amounts of in-game currency won and lost by a select few of the so-called "capsuleers", or players.
  • Modi wants to destroy Delhi: Kejriwal

    Modi wants to destroy Delhi: Kejriwal

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    He also targeted Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung for interfering in the administration of the National Capital Territory (NCT), saying the central government was causing hurdles in governance through him. The panel will examine the role played by the public functionaries and officers of the Delhi government and of any other individual related with these violations and fix responsibility, said the LGs office.
  • WhatsApp sharing data with Facebook alarms privacy advocates

    WhatsApp sharing data with Facebook alarms privacy advocates

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    In 2009, its official blog promised that "We have not, we do not and we will not ever sell your personal information to anyone". Period. End of story. It seems unlikely that the EPIC and CDD complaints gain much traction. Britain's privacy regulator last week that it was also planning to look into the issue , saying that some users "may be concerned by the lack of control".
  • As anthem controversy simmers, Kaepernick prepares to play

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    Gabbert has started all three exhibitions thus far, and every regular-season game since replacing Kaepernick at midseason previous year. Kelly said they have not had any discussions regarding the quarterback position. The San Francisco Police Officers Association sent a letter to National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell and 49ers head Jed York demanding they renounce Kaepernick's statements, saying, "we will not stand by while he attacks police officers".
  • Forza Horizon 3 PC Requirements Announced

    Forza Horizon 3 PC Requirements Announced

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    It's the first time Microsoft has allowed the Warthog to be driven outside of a Halo game, and something that both Halo and Forza fans have been requesting for years. Microsoft Studios also unveiled the full list of achievements for Forza Horizon 3, which you can peruse on the official site here. Forza Horizon 3 launches on September 27th 2016 for PC and Xbox One.
  • Transgender plaintiffs get narrow win on injunction request

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    North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has defended the law. 2 law passed in March which requires people to use the bathrooms matching the identities cited on their birth certificates. In granting the injunction, Schroeder appears skeptical of the "common sense" and "public safety" claims frequently presented by those supporting (and responsible for authoring) HB 2.
  • Android Nougat begins rolling out to Nexus devices today

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    Any other Smartphones which are enrolled under the Android Beta Program will also get the update , while LG's V20 will be the first phone to come with the software out of the box when it debuts later this year. It's why several handsets like BlackBerry's Priv and the OnePlus 2 received the Android Marshmallow update more than 6 months after Marshmallow launched.
  • Samsung To Sell Used Smartphones

    Samsung To Sell Used Smartphones

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    However, Samsung and Apple seem to play out the same "cat and mouse" scenario each year, with Samsung leaping ahead and then Apple catching up, Munster said. While the Note 7 has earned strong reviews, it's also noteworthy for its steep price, which starts at $849.99. Helping out the chipset power the mean machine of a flagship is RAM worth 5GB and a huge battery pack at 4000mAh.
  • Earth-like planet found at star next door

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    Given the fact that Proxima b is within the habitable zone of its star, meaning liquid water could exist on the surface, it may also be the closest possible home for life outside of our solar system, the researchers said . The proximity of this new planet means scientists will have an easier time doing follow-up studies to learn more about it, and even obtain images. "Chances are good.there are models (for the evolution of Proxima b ) that lead to a viable Earth-like planet today", he ...
  • Frank Ocean's Unveils Visual Album "Endless"

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    One features his mother warning of the dangers of drugs, while later the electronic producer Sebastian complains in his French accent about a now ex-girlfriend who insisted on taking their relationship to Facebook . Shooting a music video for fun with Tyrone Lebon, the genius giant. The rare guest verse - the only other song Three Stacks has appeared on this year is West's "30 Hours" - is short in duration, but positively loaded with content thanks to the rapper's machine-gun flow.
  • Pregnant woman among 5 dead in southern Alabama home, police say

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    Chelsea Reed was five months pregnant, according to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office . Dearman, 27, allegedly "unlawfully entered the residence and attacked the victims while they were sleeping", the statement said. "We have a awful scene here", Rich said. Pictured (L-R) are Chelsea Marie Reed, Joseph Adam Turner, Robert Lee Brown, Justin Kaleb Reed and Shannon Melissa Randall.
  • US Relinquishes Control of Internet Naming System Oct. 1

    US Relinquishes Control of Internet Naming System Oct. 1

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    From the 1st of October 2016 the United States will lose its dominant voice - although ICANN will remain in Los Angeles. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a not-for-profit global organisation, will get control of the DNS on 1 October after the United States received assurances that it was "ready" to take charge.
  • Xiaomi Slips from First to Fourth Among Chinese Smartphone Vendors

    Xiaomi Slips from First to Fourth Among Chinese Smartphone Vendors

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    The company is now on top of the Chinese smartphone market, followed by OPPO and Vivo. Once believed to be one of the strongest players in the smartphone market, Chinese maker Xiaomi now finds itself in a vulnerable position in its home market after its shipments dropped by almost 40 percent in Q2 2016, according to a new report by IDC.
  • Pandora's on-demand streaming expected to launch as early as next month

    Pandora's on-demand streaming expected to launch as early as next month

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    Pandora is nearing deals with major labels and publishers that will allow it to launch a Spotify-like on-demand streaming music service this Fall, according to multiple sources. According to WSJ's sources, Pandora's new service could be unveiled as early as next month though they didn't provide an exact date. Historically, the digital radio service only operated in regions where it would receive automatic licensing (for being an internet -radio service), which was in the U.S., New ...
  • Willis and Langridge jubilant after clinching badminton bronze for Britain

    Willis and Langridge jubilant after clinching badminton bronze for Britain

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    Adams lost the opener on all three judges' cards against China's Ren Cancan, whom she beat to win her historic London 2012 gold medal. "From the age of 10, I have been dreaming of an Olympic medal, and now we have done it". "On that last set I was so exhausted, I just thought, "Oh please don't hit it to me, please keep hitting it to Marcus". We will give everything we can".
  • Ford plans self-driving vehicle for ride-share fleets in 2021

    Ford plans self-driving vehicle for ride-share fleets in 2021

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    The company said it plans to put autonomous vehicles on the road in 2021 through ride-hailing fleets, and it will start selling them to individual drivers in the second half of that decade. Velodyne's Lidar technology doesn't come without a cost. Raj Nair, Ford executive vice president of Global Product Development, said they would be geo-fenced to particular urban areas.
  • If Clinton wins Pennsylvania, she cheated

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    Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw is on his way. "They're false, they're deceptive, and they know they're false", said Trump last week in New Hampshire. "Maybe you should go down and volunteer or do something", Trump told the audience, bemoaning Pennsylvania's lack of voter identification requirements.
  • Viviani wins gold for Italy, Cavendish adds to British haul

    Viviani wins gold for Italy, Cavendish adds to British haul

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    After four of the six disciplines, Viviani was leading with 140 points, 14 more than overnight leader Thomas Boudat of France and Britain's Mark Cavendish. The elimination was the third race of the night. Cavendish was in second place heading into the final event, the 160-lap points race, but he could not overhaul Viviani.
  • DisplayMate analysis: Samsung Galaxy Note 7 continues Samsung's dominance in display technology

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    The Galaxy S7 Edge has the same 5.5-inch screen as the iPhone 6S Plus, but because of its dual curved sides, it's 0.21-inches narrower. As for size, the Note 7 measures in at 153.5mm x 73.9mm x 7.9mm and weighs 169 grams. For instance, the feature will get disabled if the Note 7 senses the device is in the pocket. This is one thing that surprised me when I tested out the Note 5 with Samsung's Ultimate Test Drive earlier this year; I simply didn't use the S Pen as often as I thought I ...
  • PlayStation 4 NEO Rumoured to be Announced this September

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    Following the initial report from French site Gameblog , Vice Gaming has said they've heard from multiple sources that Sony will officially reveal the PlayStation 4 Neo on Wednesday, September 7 at an event in NY. "We will be selling both [versions] through the life cycle", Andrew House, Sony Interactive Entertainment's CEO, told the Financial Times in June. Interesting, this report also stated that Nintendo's mysterious NX would also be revealed prior to the Tokyo Game Show on ...
  • Researchers Tricked Tesla's Autopilot Systems Into Missing Potential Road Dangers

    Researchers Tricked Tesla's Autopilot Systems Into Missing Potential Road Dangers

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    Unsurprisingly, Neally says that, after the pain hit, he was very distracted while driving, and perhaps not doing so safely enough to prevent an accident, so he switched to Autopilot. Rather than call an ambulance, the lawyer made a decision to find a hospital using his car's self-driving mode. It's comforting to know that the Tesla Model X has autopilot, but drivers should use the feature with caution.