• Unicorn Frappucino: Starbucks baristas melt down on social media over sugary drink

    Unicorn Frappucino: Starbucks baristas melt down on social media over sugary drink

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    Starbucks said in a statement on Thursday that the popular reception of the drink has "exceeded everyone's expectations". By swirling the drink, yu can "reveal a color-changing spectacle of purple and pink". He then launches in to a massive tirade about what demands for the Unicorn Frappuccino has done to him. "Please don't get it", he screamed into the camera.
  • Volkswagen ID CROZZ Concept

    Volkswagen ID CROZZ Concept

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    This allows the CUV to offers handling characteristics similar to a Golf GTI, VW claims. Volkswagen says that the Crozz has an electric all-wheel drive system, 302 horsepower, a top speed of 112 miles per hour and a 311-mile range on one battery charge.
  • Nintendo Switch sales are off to a roaring start

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    That is up from its original forecast of 5 million units, showing that this is a better start than the research group was expecting. And the Nintendo Switch therefore has broken all records. Fast forward to today, and Nintendo has finally announced its official sales numbers for March, at least in the US. It might be too outlandish to say that Minecraft is a boring game but the truth of the matter is, many gamers find it quite interesting.
  • Facebook for 'everyone' and not just high end: Zuckerberg

    Facebook for 'everyone' and not just high end: Zuckerberg

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    However, some Indians in their outrage over the perceived insult to the country have turned to vengeful social media action against the application by encouraging a boycott via uninstallation and bad reviews. Anthony Pompilano, the ex-employee in question, had revealed the conversation with Spiegel from September 2015 where worldwide growth plans for the app were being discussed.
  • Google Earth relaunches with new storytelling and exploration features

    Google Earth relaunches with new storytelling and exploration features

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    Additionally, Google Earth users can now directly share locations with a simple link. But the best update by far is the addition of a 3D view , which allows you to explore any location in rich 3D detail. The updated version of Google Earth is already live. Google Earth has received an update "two years in the making" that includes new guided nature tours from Sir David Attenborough.
  • Thumbs-up for electronic sports at the 2022 Asian Games

    Thumbs-up for electronic sports at the 2022 Asian Games

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    Alisports , the sports subsidiary of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has announced a strategic partnership with the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) that aims at bringing electronic sports to the Asian Games by 2022 as an official medal sport, says a press release from OCA .
  • Google Russia agrees to pay $8mn antitrust fine

    Google Russia agrees to pay $8mn antitrust fine

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    Google has also agreed to soon offer a "Chrome widget" that will let Android users in Russian Federation choose a default search engine aside from Google. The FAS Russia, driven by the necessity to eliminate consequences of the violation and to restore competition in the market, agreed to sign the settlement agreement.
  • YouTube channels must win audiences before winning ads

    YouTube channels must win audiences before winning ads

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    Qingzhen Chen, a senior analyst for IHS, an advertising research firm, said most creators shouldn't have a problem reaching 10,000 views from YouTube's global audience of more than a billion users. If the result turned out to be good, ads would be served to the content. Bardin added that such new moves will help them ensure that revenue flows to those creators who adhere to the rules.
  • Hacked files suggest NSA penetrated SWIFT, Middle East banks

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    Hickey provided The Intercept with a video of FUZZBUNCH being used to compromise a virtual computer running Windows Server 2008-an industry survey from 2016 cited this operating system as the most widely used of its kind. Additionally, the release included previously unknown tools, including an exploitation framework identified as "FUZZBUNCH". Reuters could not independently confirm that EastNets had been hacked.
  • Turkey referendum: What are the main issues and process?

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    The referendum will take place under a state of emergency that has been in place since last summer's failed coup, which has seen some 47,000 arrested in the biggest crackdown in Turkey's history. Erdogan's supporters reject such charges, saying the 18 constitutional amendments being put to a simple "Yes/No" vote contain sufficient checks and balances, such as the provision that a new presidential election would be triggered should the president dissolve parliament.
  • RCB vs MI: Virat Kohli announces comeback date

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    Head to Head Overall: Matches - 19, RCB Won - 8, MI Won - 11 In Bengaluru: Matches - 7, RCB Won - 1, MI Won - 6 Trivia Virat Kohli was the top run-getter in IPL 2016; he scored 973 runs in 16 matches. His teammate and South Africa's 360 degree batsman AB de Villiers had also missed the first two games due to a back injury he suffered during a 50-overs domestic tournament in South Africa.
  • Will 'Quantico' Star Priyanka Chopra Join Tom Cruise In 'Mission: Impossible 6'?

    Will 'Quantico' Star Priyanka Chopra Join Tom Cruise In 'Mission: Impossible 6'?

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    Mission: Impossible 6 is scheduled to be released on July 27, 2018. The announcement came after paparazzi captured shots of Cruise filming a sequence for the sequel in Paris, France that appeared to involve helicopters. The " Top Gun " star will once again play the character of Ethan Hunt in the newest instalment. Jeremy Renner, who joined the series with the fourth film, Ghost Protocol , was reported earlier in the year to be struggling with dates for the new Mission: Impossible .
  • Email-based attacks exploit unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft Word

    Email-based attacks exploit unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft Word

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    Once opened , the exploit connects to a remote server and downloads a file containing a HTML application dressed up as a Microsoft document. Researchers at McAfee , who first reported the discovery Friday, said because the HTML application is executable, the attacker can run code on the affected computer while evading memory-based mitigations created to prevent these kinds of attacks.
  • Rep.Pelosi on internet privacy: "you should be very very scared".

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    While everybody was busy discussing how disastrous the GOP health care plan (aka Trumpcare) had turned out, House Republicans quietly voted to take away your internet privacy. Representative Michael Burgess, a Republican, described the rules as "duplicative regulation" on the House floor and said the repeal would "level the playing field for an increasingly anti-competitive market".
  • The Final Dodge Demon Teaser is Here, Launch Date Revealed

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    Of course, if you want to conquer the drag strip, then you need the right fuel for the job. Now while it won't hurt the engine to combine the fuels, Dodge warns customers that the high-octane fuel only reaches its full potential if it is not mixed with unleaded fuel.