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Ken's take: The Jets' final decision regarding their protected list hinges on whether defenceman Toby Enstrom was asked and ultimately decides to waive his no-movement clause. Chances are, the Vegas Golden Knights - who will pick one player from each team's unprotected list - will select one of those five, perhaps with some enticement from Hurricanes GM Ron Francis in the way of a draft pick.
  • Nintendo's theme park unveiled... little by little

    Nintendo's theme park unveiled... little by little

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    It was previously reported last year that Super Nintendo World would be debuting in Universal Studios parks worldwide, and last week a trademark was filed that hints at some details included in the new Nintendo lands. Now, this could mean any number of things., but the specific reference to kart racing can really only mean one thing. Nintendo just released a deluxe version of Mario Kart 8 on the Nintendo Switch , and the Mario Kart franchise traces its origins back to the Super NES.
  • New Overwatch Hero Teased in Horizon Lunar Colony Lore

    New Overwatch Hero Teased in Horizon Lunar Colony Lore

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    In a series of emails between scientists at the Horizon Lunar Colony , we get a few hints about who Overwatch's next hero - or villain - might be. ( Winston was, of course, one of these test subjects .) The colony went offline when the gorillas rose in rebellion, and all contact ceased soon after.
  • Sonic Mania arrives in August, watch the awesome new trailer

    Sonic Mania arrives in August, watch the awesome new trailer

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    It is a throwback to classic Sonic , but with 60 FPS gameplay and improved physics. The game will let players take the role of Sonic, Knuckles or Tails as they pursue Dr. Welcome to the next level for the world's fastest blue hedgehog!" the company's game description reads. The game's Collector's Edition , which will be available only in North America for $69.99, is available for pre-order at various retailers while supplies last.
  • How to use PayPal with Android Pay

    How to use PayPal with Android Pay

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    Back in April, Google had promised that they would be bringing Android Pay support to PayPal, and that it would be coming in "the next few weeks". When you're ready to pay, just hold your phone near the payment terminal and wait for the checkmark to appear.
  • Apple iPhone 8 sized up against the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus

    Apple iPhone 8 sized up against the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus

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    Leaks, rumours, renders and mock-ups have been flying all over the net with new ones popping up every second day. If a recent Morgan Stanley report is any indication, the alleged production problems with the iPhone 8 components are rather inaccurate.
  • HTC Announces 'Revolutionary' New Standalone VR Headset

    HTC Announces 'Revolutionary' New Standalone VR Headset

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    The company has reportedly been working on the stand-alone VR system for more than a year now. Among those controls there will be a button that lets you access the new Chromecast support. The most outstanding product launched is, however, the VR headset. While none of the three companies involved have divulged much at this point, Google did confirm that the tether-free VR headsets will be powered by Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 835 SoC.
  • Google poised to roll out arsenal of services, gadgets

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    Google will also let you share whole photo libraries with others. For example, a couple could decide to share all photos they take of their kids, or pet iguana. It's essentially a super-powered version of Google Goggles that does way more than just do a search based on what you take a photo of. Google announced a "Lens" feature for its Assistant app that will tell you information about what's in front of your phone camera - what type of flower you're looking at, info about the restaurant ...
  • Volvo Partners With Google For Android-Based In-Car Tech

    Volvo Partners With Google For Android-Based In-Car Tech

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    Google Assistant was launched with the Pixel smartphones in 2016, and the company plans to roll it out to other smartphone manufacturers as well. Google's AI will be used to enable a new feature in Google Photos, the creation of physical photo albums.
  • Deutsche Bank Indicated Snap Chat (NYSE:SNAP) As 'Buy'

    Deutsche Bank Indicated Snap Chat (NYSE:SNAP) As 'Buy'

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    Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating, sixteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 285.6% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts expect that Snap-on will post $10.10 EPS for the current year.
  • Why did Amazon Echo Show just cannibalize this major Alexa advocate?

    Why did Amazon Echo Show just cannibalize this major Alexa advocate?

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    Amazon Echo Dot in March 2016. Amazon has priced the Echo Show at $229.99. Well, the Amazon Echo had a good run as an ad-free platform - and all good things, as they say, must come to an end. While it is a touchscreen, the idea seems to be more about having hands-free as a key component, rather than this simply being a weird way to start with a speaker and wind up with a tablet computer.
  • Conditions behind cyberattack may be hard to mimic

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    French vehicle maker Renault halted production at some factories to stop the virus from spreading, a spokesman said. Fortunately, Windows 10 customers were not targeted in Friday's attack. "More widely we ask people to use the NHS wisely while we deal with this major incident which is still ongoing". The attack was the latest in a growing menace of "ransomware", in which hackers deliver files to computers that automatically encrypt their data, making it unusable - until a ransom is paid.
  • Microsoft announces MySQL and PostgreSQL Azure services and Azure Cosmos DB

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    At this week's Build developer conference , Microsoft made a bunch of cloud-based data announcements , including previews of new Azure database services for PostgreSQL and MySQL . The database engine can efficiently translate and project different data models onto the ARS-based data model. Operate at a very low cost to pass on the savings to customers.
  • Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack

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    A precautionary "major incident" has been raised and the HSE will treat this as a "major incident" during this time and until further information is known. The malware, Wanna Cry, uses an exploit named EternalBlue to infect computers running versions of Windows operating systems. It's been a matter of weeks since a shady hacker crew called Shadow Brokers dumped a load of tools believed to belong to the National Security Agency (NSA).
  • BMW 1 Series and 2 Series facelift

    BMW 1 Series and 2 Series facelift

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    Scheduled for market launch in July, the coupe and drop top sisters of the 1 Series feature revised front-end styling, a refreshed interior and more equipment. BMW has also trademarked the 825, 830, 835, 850, 845, 860 and M850 monikers, indicating the variants which will be available in the 8 Series line-up.