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Why the change? The biggest difference between USB-C and Lightning is the former's ability to charge a device in minutes, not hours. Apple's next iPhone will feature at least one model with a curved OLED screen, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal .
  • IN teen filmed suspect before double homicide, police say

    IN teen filmed suspect before double homicide, police say

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    German and her friend, 13-year-old Abigail "Abby" Williams, were found dead last week in a wooded area near a hiking trail in Delphi, Indiana. Indiana State Police say while they haven't requested search assistance from surrounding states they are asking for anyone to be on the lookout.
  • Confirmed: Google Allo will soon be available on your desktop

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    Google could garner more users than any other communication app if it just merges all its apps into one power-packed app. Fox also shared a screenshot of Google Allo for web along with the Tweet . The head of the team revealed a screenshot on his Twitter icon that provided a quick glance of how the interface would look like. With Google's I/O planned for May, however, chances are Google will divulge more information then.
  • Passwords and dating site messages leaked by internet giant CloudFlare

    Passwords and dating site messages leaked by internet giant CloudFlare

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    Because Cloudflare serves billions of pages each day, the number of leaky pages added up to about 120,000 a day, the company said. While it is patched now, who knows what private information is still out there. "It contains an excellent postmortem, but severely downplays the risk to customers", the researcher said about Cloudflare's blog post. "The greatest period of impact was from February 13 and February 18 with around 1 in every 3,300,000 HTTP requests through Cloudflare ...
  • Emails reveal new EPA chief Pruitt worked closely with oil, gas firms

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    We need to look at the bigger picture and at our collective futures as Americans, and determine how we will combat climate change and protect the public's health. 17. I confess that I have not read through all of the emails, but the reports in The New York Times and The Washington Post have evidently turned up nothing that is particularly surprising or corrupt in this batch (more emails are expected to be released later this month).
  • BHP Billiton digs deep for $3.2bn profits

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    Copper chipped in $US1.74 billion, almost double the year earlier's $US829 million. A year ago, BHP reported an underlying profit of US$412 million. · The Board has determined to pay an interim dividend of 40 USA cents per share which is covered by free cash flow .
  • Jio Prime subscription announced - Details, Tariff, Validity

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    If you choose to not opt for Jio Prime, you will be ported to a Jio postpaid or prepaid plan and will have to pay for data and other services, but not voice calls (including on roaming). Enrolment will start from March 1 and remain open until March 31. Afterwards, every Jio customer will get free unlimited domestic calls, no terms and conditions and no hidden charges.
  • You can finally now buy Snapchat Spectacles online

    You can finally now buy Snapchat Spectacles online

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    When on your face and turned on, Spectacles record 10-second videos or take photos and send them directly to your connected Snapchat account. Perhaps with this move the company is trying to prove to investors that Spectacles wasn't just a brand stunt and that it's a viable hardware product that can make some good money for the company.
  • Patrick Stewart Not Ready To Leave X-Men

    Patrick Stewart Not Ready To Leave X-Men

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    There's even an outstanding action scene with Xavier, a stunning reminder of how unsafe the world's most powerful mind can be when it goes off the rails. But when Logan shows up, the woman has been murdered and the young girl is missing. Logan is a pretty solid action movie regardless of its how unique it is by virtue of starring a previously PG-13 comic book character.
  • GST Council to meet in Udaipur to finalise new tax draft

    GST Council to meet in Udaipur to finalise new tax draft

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    GST Council to next meet on March 4-5. However, the other three supporting legislations crucial for the implementation of the new indirect tax regime-the central GST (C-GST), the state GST (S-GST) and the integrated GST (I-GST) bills did not receive the nod from the GST Council.
  • NASA would like you to please find this planet

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    If finding another planet doesn't excite you, there are other ways to be a citizen scientist. Objects that produce their own faint infrared glow would have to be large, Neptune-size planets or brown dwarfs , which are slightly smaller than stars.
  • Astronomers find 60 new planets, including a 'super Earth'

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    The global team of scientists revealed that all of the nearby stars that they analysed had at least one planet orbiting them. Astronomers have discovered a "super-earth" near our solar system among more than 100 new planets. "In essence, we are now building an observational roadmap for future giant telescopes that can be used to image some or even most of these newly found worlds", Tuomi added.
  • Higher Oil Price Pushes UK Inflation To Two-Year High

    Higher Oil Price Pushes UK Inflation To Two-Year High

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    For the month of November, 2016, the final Wholesale Price Index for "All Commodities" stood at 183.5 as compared to 183.1 (provisional) and annual rate of inflation based on final index stood at 3.38 percent as compared to 3.15 percent (provisional) respectively.
  • 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' to have meaningful sidequests, akin to The Witcher

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    They learned a lot of the complaints coming from Inquisition players and they're applying that knowledge to Andromeda . However, those at BioWare seem aware of the setbacks they took with their fantasy series and are instead looking at a game that ultimately did open-world RPGs a bit more properly: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt .
  • Putin says he's ready to meet Trump in Slovenian capital

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    Three sources told Reuters the billionaire baron had to pull aside an aide to explain what happens to be a milestone accord constraining the us and Russian nuclear and missile arsenals. "I would never take any of my cards off the table", he said . However, Reuters floats the suggestion that Trump did not even prepare for the Putin call, which is a growing concern about his conversations with other leaders.
  • Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) Is Losing Ground After Guidance Disappoints

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    Finally, shares of online real-estate listing company Zillow Group - its voting as well as its nonvoting shares - both lost roughly 7% of their value today despite performing better than expected in its recently completed fourth quarter. will post $11.47 earnings per share for the current year. Investors of record on Thursday, December 15th were given a dividend of $0.47 per share. Gilead Sciences's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 17.44%.
  • Kanye West Withdraws Support For Donald Trump

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    Reportedly, Trump was interesting in making west an "ambassador of sorts". The pair told the media that they were discussing a number of social issues facing the nation. He implied the same notion when he tweeted #2020. The chair of Trump's Presidential Inaugural Committee informed the press, "it's not the venue". The meeting came after West declared he "would have voted Trump " if he had voted in the election at a concert in San Jose in November.