• 2016 set to break heat record despite slowdown in emissions

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    Meanwhile, the recent presidential election result is continuing to cast doubt on the US' ability to maintain its record of falling emissions. A group of scientists working with the Global Carbon Project measured how much carbon dioxide humans emit each year, as well as how much is subsequently absorbed by plants, land surfaces and oceans.
  • President-elect Donald Trump says he looks forward to receiving President Obama's 'counsel'

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    The private meeting was one of several for Trump in Washington on Thursday. John Koza, chairman of the group, is quick to point out that both Trump and Clinton are on record in recent years saying the system is flawed. The Trumps have a 10-year-old son, Barron. Clinton spoke for the first time since her concession speech to president-elect Donald Trump . "We are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country", Obama said.
  • John Kerry says he'll continue with global warming efforts

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    He wouldn't say he what he thought would happen to the US' action on climate change under the Trump administration, only that there usually is a "divide between campaigning and governing". diplomat told reporters at a news conference in Wellington , New Zealand, with Prime Minister John Key. "We will wait to see how the next administration addresses this, but I believe we're on the right track, and this is a track that the American people are committed to because the majority of the ...
  • New Features Detailed in Full

    New Features Detailed in Full

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    The new OS is now under a beta test but all users who have a device that supports iOS 10 can try the iOS 10.2 public beta 2. And now, with the new TV app, you have one place to access shows and movies from multiple video apps - in one unified experience.
  • Microsoft cuts price of original Xbox One

    Microsoft cuts price of original Xbox One

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    Also on eBay is a straight up $50 instant savings of the in-demand 2TB Special Edition Red Gears of War 4 console bundle dropping the price from $450 to $399.99. The ad shows that Kohl's is offering the PS4 Slim Uncharted 4 bundle for $249.99, which is a discount of $50. On top of that, you get a free copy of Forza Horizon 3 for the low price of £180 .
  • Microsoft launched their Selfie app for Android users

    Microsoft launched their Selfie app for Android users

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    Microsoft wants to improve the quality of these images by machine intelligence, and has now brought its Selfie app to Android. The iOS version got some great reviews when it was released in December 2015, and it will be interesting to see how Android phone owners react to this app.
  • Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump separated by one point in new poll

    Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump separated by one point in new poll

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    Clinton's campaign has expressed concerns about complacency this week as it pushes supporters to turn out even as polls showed her with a comfortable lead. Clinton had led Trump by an eight-point margin on this measure in early September among likely voters and by a 20-point margin among all adults in August.
  • China Launches Heavy-Lift Long March 5 Rocket for 1st Time

    China Launches Heavy-Lift Long March 5 Rocket for 1st Time

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    According to authorities, the Long March-5 integrates top space technologies. It was expected to be used in China's lunar and Mars exploration programme, state-run People's Daily had reported earlier.China announced plans to send its Mars mission by 2020.
  • GoPro Shares Halted; Q3 Loss, Revenue Worse Than Expectations

    GoPro Shares Halted; Q3 Loss, Revenue Worse Than Expectations

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    Excluding stock-based compensation and other items, GoPro said it would have reported a loss of 60 cents a share, compared with a profit of 25 cents a share in the same quarter a year earlier on that basis. In addition to Karma and the Hero5 cameras - "the most connected GoPros ever", Woodman said - he also touted the recent launches of the GoPro Plus cloud content management product and Quik mobile and desktop editing suite as major improvements to the GoPro user experience.
  • Chelsea must improve before title talk: Conte

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    You've got him buying into it as well, and that was a problem for Chelsea for many years. "It's too early in terms of any team talking about winning the league but it's important to stay near the top", he told Sky Sports News. Hazard forced Forster into another save before halftime while he also kept out Costa as Chelsea continued to look unsafe on the break. Southampton counterpart Claude Puel bemoaned Hazard's sixth-minute strike, with the early setback making it tough for his ...
  • IPhone 8 rumored to feature curved OLED screen, foregoing older LTPS technology

    IPhone 8 rumored to feature curved OLED screen, foregoing older LTPS technology

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    OLED displays offer more flexibility, lower power consumption and improved contrast compared to the LTPS screens Apple is now using in its iPhone 7 , which are also made by Sharp. Customers want more and are expecting Apple to blow them away with more battery life before looking for the charging cable. However it seems that the move is likely to happen.
  • Google's latest Search doodle is the ideal Halloween treat

    Google's latest Search doodle is the ideal Halloween treat

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    Gamers help Momo fend off hordes of ghosts by swiping curses in the shape of the symbols above their heads. A more complicated (and faster) series of symbols awaits the gamer who progresses in the game. This game is inspired by Harry Potter and the main character, Momo, is named after a real life cat belonging to a Doodler known as Juliana Chen. "In the end, we decided that for a short game against the clock, simple was better".
  • WEATHER FORECAST: Weekend warm-up on the way

    WEATHER FORECAST: Weekend warm-up on the way

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    Temperatures will cool to the low/ mid-60s with clear skies and south winds at 10-20 miles per hour. Monday: Mostly cloudy skies are expected with a very small chance of rain. A dry cold front will come through on Sunday . An area of high pressure continues to be in control of the weather and that is keeping the state warm, dry & sunny for the weekend.
  • Gears of War 4's First Free DLC Maps Revealed

    Gears of War 4's First Free DLC Maps Revealed

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    In addition to the release of these fan favorite maps, tune into Xbox Wire on November 1 for a sneak peek at the Run the Jewels "Air Drop" featuring playable Killer Mike and EL-P characters for Versus Multiplayer and Horde. For a quick teaser of both maps, see the fly-through videos provided by The Coalition above or, alternatively, see the description for each below. Drydock: Transported from a COG ship building facility to a ship breaking scrapyard on a Seran mudflat, also from ...
  • AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B

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    If completed, it would have been at the time the largest media merger since the disastrous AOL purchase of Time Warner for $162 billion in 2000. The Time Warner deal will likely face intense scrutiny as it goes through the regulatory process.
  • Five images that summed up a big night at Celtic Park

    Five images that summed up a big night at Celtic Park

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    Celtic face a crucial Champions League tie when Borussia Monchengladbach visit Glasgow on Wednesday night. We will make sure everyone is up and ready to go for the next game [against Rangers in the BetFred Cup semi-final on Sunday]. After a few years in the dark, Celtic are finally back to the point where they believe they can beat anyone on these Champions League nights at Parkhead.
  • Starbucks plans to double stores in China in 5 years

    Starbucks plans to double stores in China in 5 years

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    This Retail-Wholesale Sector stock now has the Market Capitalization of 77.76 Billion. SBUX has recorded a 50-day average of $54.13 and a two hundred day average of $56.08. The Seattle-based coffee chain is looking to China to fuel its growth. Since it introduced a dividend in 2010, it's raised it by 23% or more each year, and another dividend increase is due when it reports fourth-quarter earnings on November 3.
  • "Life on Mars" lander aims for risky touch down on red planet

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    It should begin collecting high quality data next March. Once it has settled into orbit, TGO will spend the next six years "sniffing" Mars's atmosphere for gases that could tell us about conditions on the ground. ExoMars project's Schiaparelli spacecraft is now on course to land on Mars. Both TGO and Schiaparelli were sent to perform different tasks.
  • AT&T to add screen fix service to mobile device insurance plans

    AT&T to add screen fix service to mobile device insurance plans

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    It involves filing a claim, the money in your assurance account are used for the cost of the replacement, and you even have to wait a few days to get your phone back. AT&T has several device protection programs for their consumers. This new program is being launched in conjunction with Asurion as it uses Asurion-certified technicians to do the same-day screen fix.
  • Turkish military says Syrian border security largely achieved with Dabiq seizure

    Turkish military says Syrian border security largely achieved with Dabiq seizure

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    The last IS fighters who were defending Dabiq , a small town with a population of 3,500, left on Sunday without a fight because a small force of Free Syrian Army rebels, back by Turkey and U.S. The government is determined to secure its border with Syria which has always been the jihadists reliable entry point for supplies and foreign fighters.
  • Netflix adds more subscribers than expected

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    The Los Gatos-based company reported third quarter earnings per share (EPS) of $0.12, easily beating out analyst estimates of $0.05. "The growth of Internet TV globally has ushered in a new golden age of content, with consumers everywhere enjoying unprecedented access to unbelievable amounts of high quality programming", the company said.
  • Clinton's lead over Trump grows after P*ssy-gate, 2nd presidential debate

    Clinton's lead over Trump grows after P*ssy-gate, 2nd presidential debate

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    In the days since Mr. Trump's campaign was jolted by a 2005 recording that caught him bragging about pushing himself on women, he has insisted, as have his aides, that it was simply macho bluster. In another poll carried by The Wall Street Journal and NBC News, Clinton leads by a similar 11-point margin against Trump. Among registered voters, women were more likely than men to say they'd be afraid if Trump were elected, 60 percent to 52 percent, according to a recent Associated ...
  • FB, Google, TE, PLDC to build undersea cable from HK to LA

    FB, Google, TE, PLDC to build undersea cable from HK to LA

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    The 12,800km Pacific Light Cable Network (PLCN) will have a capacity of 120 terabytes per second. A Terabit is 1 million megabits. PLCN will be the sixth submarine cable in which Google has an ownership stake, Quigley said . However, the company first got involved with trans-Pacific undersea cable installment in 2008 with the Unity project, which launched in 2010 and now provides 7.68 terabits per second of bandwidth.
  • Can QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) Grow Their Earnings? Analyst Perspectives in Scope

    Can QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) Grow Their Earnings? Analyst Perspectives in Scope

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    The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 3.42. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 4.88% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 4.88 percent. The stock has received different recommendations from Financial Analysts, according to data provided by FactSet. However QUALCOMM Incorporated's ability to meet these debts is for current ratio of 3.1 and a quick ratio of 2.9.
  • Huawei Made Google Nexus 7 (2016) Tablet Rumored To Launch Soon

    Huawei Made Google Nexus 7 (2016) Tablet Rumored To Launch Soon

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    Google has revealed its Pixel Phone which is supposed to become an alternative for the highly popular Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Google also went on record to state that developers should download and install Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview on their devices as soon as it's available in order to test out their apps.
  • Hamilton: I still have faith and hope

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    Romain Grosjean's vehicle, continuing to struggle with brake failure, ended up in the gravel traps early. Had it not been for the engine failure, Hamilton (265 points) would've won the Malaysian GP granting him a five-point lead over teammate Rosberg (288 points).
  • Ruling party claims victory in Georgia parliamentary vote

    Ruling party claims victory in Georgia parliamentary vote

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    The exit poll commissioned by a group of TV channels considered close to the ruling party, gave Georgian Dream 53.8 percent of the vote, with the opposition United National Movement in second place at 19.5 percent. "All the polling stations in Georgia opened at 8am and the voting process is ongoing in calm atmosphere", said spokesperson of the Central Election Commission, Anna Mikeladze, on Saturday morning.
  • Sloppy Korea to keep focus on attack ahead of Tehran test

    Sloppy Korea to keep focus on attack ahead of Tehran test

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    The top two teams from each of two groups in the current stage earn automatic berths to the World Cup in Russian Federation. "It will be very, very hard but I am optimistic", said the 63-year-old, conceding that third place and play-off qualification might be his team's best bet.
  • Kerry says US not abandoning peace efforts in Syria

    Kerry says US not abandoning peace efforts in Syria

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    There are several other fronts open between rebels and the government across the country, while ISIS continues to stage large-scale attacks against all sides of the conflict. This has cast additional doubt on the ability of the United Nations to mediate a political settlement to the Syrian conflict, which has killed more than 250,000 people and displaced more than 11 million.
  • 'Gilmore Girl's' Luke's Diner Coming to Vancouver

    'Gilmore Girl's' Luke's Diner Coming to Vancouver

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    The first 200 customers at each pop-up will receive a free 12-ounce cup of coffee. This Gilmoreversary is unique, considering there is an upcoming Gilmore Girls four-part series coming to Netflix on November 25 called, " Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life ".
  • Microsoft Azure sets up shop in France

    Microsoft Azure sets up shop in France

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    Recommendations in the book include the idea that governments establish privacy frameworks that give users control over their data but also enable companies and organizations to analyze the information to gain insights in an ethical manner.
  • European Parliament Ratifies Paris Climate Agreement

    European Parliament Ratifies Paris Climate Agreement

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    The internationally agreed Paris climate change agreement only comes into force legally once it is ratified by at least 55 countries, which between them produce 55 per cent of global carbon emissions. "Rapid entry into force would demonstrate anew Europe's commitment to worldwide cooperation, which is at the heart of the European Union's identity", noted the UN Secretary-General, highlighting that it would spur the transformation to a low-carbon, high-opportunity, climate-resilient economy ...
  • Apple Music execs talk exclusives, relationships with artists, and more

    Apple Music execs talk exclusives, relationships with artists, and more

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    The fact that the new playlists are algorithmically generated is a first first for Apple Music, which since launching 14 months ago has instead relied on human curators (and the influential Beats 1) for discovery. Apple have used their extensive wealth to nab exclusive releases from major artists like Frank Ocean, Taylor Swift and Drake. UMG's Lucian Grainge reportedly took umbrage to the move and informed label heads that Universal was done with streaming exclusives on one platform.
  • Trump Joins Cruz Effort to Block Domain Name Hand-Off

    Trump Joins Cruz Effort to Block Domain Name Hand-Off

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    Trump is committed to preserving Internet freedom for the American people and citizens all over the world". In a blog post from August 16, NTIA said its "legacy role has always been a source of irritation to foreign governments and prompted calls by some governments to push for the United Nations International Telecommunication Union, or another intergovernmental organization to take over stewardship of the DNS ".
  • Yahoo says at least 500M users affected by 2014 data breach

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    The investigation, which the company said is ongoing, said stolen information did not include unprotected passwords, payment data or bank account information. Citing sources close to the matter, Recode said on Thursday that government investigations and legal action has been linked to the breach. Yahoo is about to finalize the $4.8 billion sale of its email service and other core internet properties to Verizon, and this development may have huge implications for the company.
  • Miami kosher cafe celebrates control of Zika

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    To date, there have been more than 3,000 travel-related and localized cases of Zika in the continental United States and more than 17,000 in US territories. Since the end of August, Singapore, the region's hot spot, has reported 383 local Zika cases, according to the most recent information from the country's National Environment Agency (NEA).
  • How To Charge iPhone 7 And Use Headphones At the Same Time

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    Including $5 in basic manufacturing costs, total cost to manufacture the iPhone 7 mobile elevates to $224.80, $36.89 higher than the business research provider's estimates for the iPhone 6S . Customers who preordered the 256 GB version of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus Jet Black model have been informed that they would receive their units much earlier than expected.