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'Fortnite': Every Season 4 Battle Pass Skin

'Fortnite': Every Season 4 Battle Pass Skin

It was rumoured to be part of the countdown to the update and it has proven true, with Fortnite's own game page on the App Store now confirming the comet has indeed crashed. In the game's over...

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AT&T launches '5G Evolution' speeds in 117 new markets

AT&T launches '5G Evolution' speeds in 117 new markets

The company said it has also rolled out LTE-Licensed Assisted Access (LTE-LAA) in parts of three new markets. NBN is this week trialling 5G with Ericsson in Melbourne in an effort to explore poten...

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Diamonds from ureilites formed inside the deceased proto-planet mesopodopsis

Diamonds from ureilites formed inside the deceased proto-planet mesopodopsis

But while many stony meteorites hail from Mars , these were peculiar. It argued that the pressures necessary to produce diamonds of this kind could only occur in planet of this size. We discovere...

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South Africa Lay Winnie Mandela To Rest

South Africa Lay Winnie Mandela To Rest

Tens of thousands of mourners at Orlando Stadium rose to bid farewell to the Mother of the Nation. Madikizela-Mandela, aged 81, passed away on 2 April at Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg. The ANC's ...

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Russian Federation vows to defy ban on grid girls for Sochi grand prix

Russian Federation vows to defy ban on grid girls for Sochi grand prix

They'll be there, on the grid, but won't be holding any name-boards. Monaco's move comes after the Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Kozak , who heads the Russian Grand Prix organising committee...

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China's space lab set for re-entry, but where will it hit?

At the moment, the Tiangong-1 orbits over Italy roughly every 90 minutes, three to four times a day at an altitude between 220 and 220km above Earth. Following a meeting with the Italian Civil Pro...

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Next Generation iPhone X To Be Much Cheaper?

Next Generation iPhone X To Be Much Cheaper?

In particular, the low yield of infrared 3D sensors for the iPhone X's FaceID functionality is cited as the main reason why that one hit the shelves at a later date and was initially always out of s...

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Samsung rolls out Android Oreo update for Galaxy Note8

Samsung rolls out Android Oreo update for Galaxy Note8

The company has not given the schedule of the update for different variants of the device. Rumors from various outlets hinted a March release date for the Android 8.0 Oreo which seems to be accura...

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Dolphins plan to move on from Ndamukong Suh, Lawrence Timmons

Dolphins plan to move on from Ndamukong Suh, Lawrence Timmons

The Dolphins have already agreed to trade receiver Jarvis Landry to the Browns and appear to be gutting the roster to improve team culture . If the Dolphins do cut Suh, this could be another lo...

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Super Smash Bros. Is Finally Coming To Nintendo Switch This Year

Super Smash Bros. Is Finally Coming To Nintendo Switch This Year

However, only the Super Smash Bros Brawl on the Wii contains a non-Nintendo character, Solid Snake, which is originally from Konami's Metal Gear video game series. However, the game's multi-player m...

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Fortnite season 3 is now live

Fortnite season 3 is now live

Players got a new crossbow weapon, a cupid statue skin, a teddy bear costume, and more. What makes it even more infuriating, is that headshot damage. If you want to unlock the pass at a faster pace, y...

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Conservatives cry 'conspiracy' over Russian bot Twitter purge

Conservatives cry 'conspiracy' over Russian bot Twitter purge

A Twitter spokeswoman said in an emailed statement that the company enforces its rules "without political bias" and that the company is engaged in ongoing enforcement of its policies. The steps are ...

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Gmail Go for Android Go phones now live on the Play Store

Gmail Go for Android Go phones now live on the Play Store

With Gmail Go, you can receive email notifications just like the original Gmail app . This is what makes the Gmail Go work smoothly on the Android Go phone size despite its smaller memory. The ap...

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The Trump administration wants to privatize the International Space Station

The Trump administration wants to privatize the International Space Station

NASA now spends about $3 billion a year on station operations and support , maintaining the U.S. segment of the outpost, supplying spare parts and other critical cargo and buying seats aboard Russia...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Shiffrin dismisses Phelps comparisons

Winter Olympics 2018: Shiffrin dismisses Phelps comparisons

Lindsey Vonn had a challenging trip this week to the Winter Olympics in South Korea. The gold she returned in Vancouver eight years ago was the first by an American woman in the downhill. "She's usual...

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Tamo RaceMo Makes Indian Debut at 2018 Auto Expo

Tamo RaceMo Makes Indian Debut at 2018 Auto Expo

Auto Expo 2018 , Day 1 Highlights: Electric buses, BMW i Series, Urban Mobility Solutions, stylish bikes win the hearts! South Korean auto maker Hyundai, which operates here through its wholly-own...

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Amazon Prime Exclusive Android phones dump lock-screen ads

Amazon Prime Exclusive Android phones dump lock-screen ads

The program previously offered Prime members access to significantly discounted phones with the catch being that buyers would have to put up with ads on the lockscreen and some Amazon bloatware pr...

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Call of Duty 2018 is Reportedly Black Ops 4

Call of Duty 2018 is Reportedly Black Ops 4

When can I play it? Information about Black Ops 4 first surfaced online this week in a Twitter post by "industry insider" Marcus Sellars . Sellars also mentions the Switch version will be port...

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Monster Hunter World Shipment And Digital Sales Pass 5 Million

Monster Hunter World Shipment And Digital Sales Pass 5 Million

Yes, games have been coming out fairly consistently. Monster Hunter: World is the first console release in a long while and the first to appear across multiple major platforms. Well, it turns out ...

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Microsoft moves to block Intel's Spectre patch

Microsoft moves to block Intel's Spectre patch

It is unlikely anything terrible has happened on a widespread basis because of this flaw and the playing field is now level again; however this remains a great example of how not to deal with the disc...

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See what the super blue blood moon will look like

People in western Kentucky will just be able to see the total lunar eclipse as the moon sets on the horizon. This is the first lunar occultation of the year and is special as it will overlap three...

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Cong attacks BJP over inaction against violent protests

Cong attacks BJP over inaction against violent protests

The video of frightened students crouching inside their school bus as the terrorists smashed the window glasses before burning another government bus had gone viral. Ranveer Singh, who is who is por...

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'Super blue blood moon' to appear Wednesday

'Super blue blood moon' to appear Wednesday

It's getting to be that we need a lunar scorecard! One year earlier, an American psychiatrist wrote a book entitled How The Moon Affects You, warning that lunar cycles could cause huge earthquakes (...

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Microsoft is expanding its Xbox Game Pass subscription service

Microsoft is expanding its Xbox Game Pass subscription service

Microsoft's move involves just its own releases, and while that may eat into physical sales for Sea of Thieves , State of Decay 2 , and Crackdown 3 in the coming months, the real pain will come i...

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'Super Blue Blood Moon' to occur next week

'Super Blue Blood Moon' to occur next week

This shadow covers the entire moon and causes a total lunar eclipse . For those in Greater Cincinnati, the eclipse will be visible before sunrise on January 31. Only seasoned skywatchers will be ab...

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Apple has released Meltdown patches for older versions of macOS

Apple has released Meltdown patches for older versions of macOS

Apple updated its entire suite of operating systems today with public releases of macOS High Sierra 10.13.3, iOS 11.2.5, tvOS 11.2.5, and watchOS 4.2.2. This update also includes bug fixes and i...

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Range Rover SV Coupe Slated for Geneva

Range Rover SV Coupe Slated for Geneva

What will it look like on the outside? The limited-edition vehicle also pays homage to Land Rover's 70 anniversary this year. Back last July we drove the prototype of the Range Rover from 1969, ...

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Gboard's built-in GIF creator featuring Motion Stills is already live on iOS

Gboard's built-in GIF creator featuring Motion Stills is already live on iOS

These stickers are provided by GIPHY , which is a service you'll be familiar with if you like to send GIFs through Facebook Messenger. You take a great photo, crop it, and then realize it looks total...

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Accord Named Car of the Year 2018 in North America

Accord Named Car of the Year 2018 in North America

The vehicles will be on permanent display in the Cobo Center alongside former winners. The Honda Ridgeline truck won truck of the year in 2017, and the Civic won auto of the year in 2016, CNN Money...

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Thanos Stands Atop the Avengers 4 Wrap Party Cake

Thanos Stands Atop the Avengers 4 Wrap Party Cake

Luckily, advances in effects that have taken place in recent years meant that Gillan didn't have to go to the extreme that she did for the first Guardians movie of actually shaving her head to p...

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Arizona vs. Oregon State - 1/11/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Arizona vs. Oregon State - 1/11/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

It was the first time the Ducks (12-5, 2-2 Pac-12) have beaten a Top 15 team on the road since 2007 when it won at Arizona. In the Beavers' last contest, they defeated the Oregon Ducks, 76-64. At ...

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Google Buys UK Audio Startup Redux

Google Buys UK Audio Startup Redux

The US tech giant snapped up Cambridge firm Redux which can turn screens into speakers using haptic feedback. It is not clear when one of Alphabet's Irish subsidiaries acquired the startup, but it...

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Nintendo Direct Mini Unveils a Bunch of Upcoming Switch Games

Nintendo Direct Mini Unveils a Bunch of Upcoming Switch Games

FPS fans weren't left out either, with the previously announced Payday 2 finally confirmed to be launching on February 23. Nintendo announced that Kirby Star Allies will come to Nintendo Switch...

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Korean Official: Cryptocurrency Exchange Ban 'Not Finalized'

Korean Official: Cryptocurrency Exchange Ban 'Not Finalized'

CMC, however, sent out an official Tweet on Monday, citing "extreme divergence in prices from the rest of the world and limited arbitrage opportunity" as the main reason behind dropping Korean excha...

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SpaceX-launched satellite isn't seen in orbit, Pentagon says

SpaceX-launched satellite isn't seen in orbit, Pentagon says

Northrop Grumman declined comment, citing inability to comment on classified missions. Gwynne Shotwell, president and chief operating officer of SpaceX that if their company or others find otherwise ...

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