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The 30-share BSE Sensex bounced back in the last one hour of the session to hit a high of 33,321.52 before closing up 193.66 points - or 0.59 per cent - at 33,246.70. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) net sold shares worth Rs 578.65 crore yesterday and domestic institutional investors (DIIs) too were on the same boat selling equities of Rs 116.48 crore.
  • Legion Lake Fire Evacuations

    Legion Lake Fire Evacuations

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    Fire officials say the fire reached 7-11 road east of Buffalo Gap, but still west of Highway 79 thanks to successful burnouts by firefighters working overnight. Custer County Emergency Management director Mike Carter said Wednesday that residents of about 200 homes east of the park have been evacuated or warned to evacuate.
  • Latest iOS update fixes autofocus issues

    Latest iOS update fixes autofocus issues

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    Don't panic if you can't see iOS 11.2.1 showing on your compatible iPhone or iPad, due to the high volumes of users trying to download the software, things might be a little slower than usual. The official release note says, "iOS 11.2.1 fixes bugs including an issue that could disable remote access to shared users of the Home app". It is not for sure if the iOS 11.2.1 brings a fix for the recent Apple Pay Cash reinstall bug.
  • Ghost Recon Wildlands Predator DLC Puts You In Arnold's Shoes

    Ghost Recon Wildlands Predator DLC Puts You In Arnold's Shoes

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    So this week (beginning on December 14th) they'll be kicking off a special Predator PvE challenge event for a limited time, ya know, with the super stealthy alien hunter from comic and motion picture fame? After all, there's one moment in the footage that shows the camera resting behind the Predator for just a quick moment while its prey runs around the jungle spraying bullets indiscriminately, intimating the feature's availability.
  • Natalie Portman Enters a Strange New World in Annihilation Trailer #2

    Natalie Portman Enters a Strange New World in Annihilation Trailer #2

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    It was written and directed by Alex Garland ( Ex Machina, 28 Days Later ). Based on Jeff VanderMeer's terrifying eco-horror novel of the same name (the first book in the Southern Reach trilogy ) and starring Natalie Portman and Jennifer Jason Leigh , the story follows the expedition of four women who are sent into the mysterious "Area X", a portion of land in the U.S.
  • This may be Samsung Galaxy S9's 'biggest' feature

    This may be Samsung Galaxy S9's 'biggest' feature

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    It will come with top-end hardware, including the recently-announced Snapdragon 845, infinity display - incidentally, the same term is used by Synaptics in its statement - and a metal and glass body. Synaptics is a name known for providing reliable human interface solutions. This technology will work similar to the standard fingerprint scanner .
  • Google Assistant Now Available for Android Tablets, Phones Running Lollipop

    Google Assistant Now Available for Android Tablets, Phones Running Lollipop

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    While most users can enjoy a simple long-press of the home button to activate the Google Assistant, this won't be the story for those on these older devices. If you still own one of these older Lollipop phones, you should see an update relatively soon. Supported languages include English and Spanish. "With the Assistant on tablets, you can you can get help throughout your day-set reminders, add to your shopping list (and see that same list on your phone later), control your smart devices ...
  • Tidal Facing Cash Crunch, Has Cash Left Only For Six Months

    Tidal Facing Cash Crunch, Has Cash Left Only For Six Months

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    The company, fronted by rapper Jay Z , is said to have run up about $44 million in losses in 2016. Speaking to The Verge , a Tidal spokesperson, however, expressed confidence in the company's growth. "We have experienced negative stories about Tidal since its inception and we have done nothing but grow the business each year", a spokesperson for Tidal told Engadget .
  • OnePlus 5 starts receiving OxygenOS 4.5.15 update

    OnePlus 5 starts receiving OxygenOS 4.5.15 update

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    And it's an incremental OTA update, which is now available only for a small percentage of users. OnePlus 5 users should get a notification for the OxygenOS 4.5.15 update. We would have loved to see OnePlus including the November patch at least. Those of you who are wondering when will Android 8.0 Oreo land on the OnePlus 5 , well, you'll have to wait until next year to get that update.
  • Most Popular iOS Apps of 2017

    Most Popular iOS Apps of 2017

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    Apple allows an app to be pre-ordered up to 90 days before release. As a consumer, you'll be able to place a pre-order during this period. Although users won't pre-order photo editing apps or any other productivity apps, this step could prove to be important for game developers as it may work as a tool to generate the hype around it ahead of its availability.
  • Mercedes-Benz at CES 2018

    Mercedes-Benz at CES 2018

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    Mercedes says that as standard the G-Class comes with a choice of black, brown or beige leather upholstery, but this can be upgraded to other colours with various optional interior packages. Merc's now ubiquitous curved touchpad for infotainment control, which does duty in almost all other models, makes its way into the G-Class for the first time and the revised centre console layout has also freed up space for two proper cup holders - something previous G-Wagen owners have sorely missed.
  • Appeal court rules against Saraki, says he must face trial

    Appeal court rules against Saraki, says he must face trial

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    The original charges are related to allegations that Saraki falsely declared his assets when he was a state governor from 2003 to 2011, to which he pleaded not guilty. Meanwhile, both Saraki's legal team and the EFCC team have hinted that they will both cross-appeal the decision of the Court of Appeal at the Supreme Court.
  • LG 'V30+' with dual cameras launched for Rs 44990

    LG 'V30+' with dual cameras launched for Rs 44990

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    The LG V30 + comes with a curved OLED - called FullVision display , which is also HDR 10-ready. It comes coupled with 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of internal storage that can be expandable additionally up to 2TB via MicroSD card. To recall, the smartphone was launched along with V30 at the IFA 2017 . On the front, the device sports a 5MP secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture.
  • Synaptics launches Clear ID FS9500 optical in-display sensor

    Synaptics launches Clear ID FS9500 optical in-display sensor

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    You've also got to deal with the rumored devices from 2018 which, as of right now, include a bigger iPhone X model, multiple Samsung Galaxy S9 models, and a potential successor for the popular 4-inch iPhone SE. This apparently led many to believe that finger scanners will soon be phased out, as the mobile companies tend to emulate Apple more often than not. It's trusted by top OEMs like Samsung and OnePlus and we know more companies will probably come to them once the new Clear ID sensor ...
  • Facebook introduces new augmented reality effects for Messenger

    Facebook introduces new augmented reality effects for Messenger

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    The new AR features makes Facebook Messenger far more playful as users will be able to make use of these objects in AR and use them to communicate with others. "One of our goals with AR Studio is to put the power of augmented reality in the hands of all creators", said Kirkpatrick. Initially, world effects will include objects like a floating heart, an arrow, a 3D Robot and an Unicorn.
  • Life is unusual will launch for iOS on December 14

    Life is unusual will launch for iOS on December 14

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    The first three episodes of Season One will be available to download on December 14. Life is unusual is a 5 part episodic adventure with episodes 1-3 available on Decber 14th, and episodes 4 and 5 releasing in Q1 2018. "In Life is unusual the player's decisions have deep and lasting repercussions on the game's narrative, its characters and the world". The game itself follows the story of Max Caulfield, a photography student who discovers her ability to rewind time while saving her best ...
  • Overwatch Launches Winter Wonderland Event with Trailer, New Skins

    Overwatch Launches Winter Wonderland Event with Trailer, New Skins

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    Game Director Jeff Kaplan has kept numerous legendary skins coming during this year's event a secret, although he has said Hanzo will receive a "long-awaited" legendary skin this time around. In addition to this, fans also have Mei's Yeti Hunt , which is Blizzards interpretation of a boss fight. As expected "Reflections" comic Hanzo is here as well as a summer skin for Junkrat, which is aparently a troll.
  • Xiaomi Mi 7 and Mi 7 Plus Launching In March, Report Says

    Xiaomi Mi 7 and Mi 7 Plus Launching In March, Report Says

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    The biggest transformation is that the tiny devices such as a Smartphone have the capability to process huge data faster and efficient than the behemoths used in ancient days. Check out some features that are expected for devices that will feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip in 2018 and beyond. Microsoft is pretty confident that these new machines will be a big hit and teaming up with the most important PC manufacturers will definitely help.
  • Conan Exiles Graduates From Early Access May 8th, 2018

    Conan Exiles Graduates From Early Access May 8th, 2018

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    Conan Exiles will be a bit cheaper on PC than consoles, $39.99 vs $49.99, and Funcom says there won't be any previews, betas or other public tests before the PS4 version of Exiles is released. The collector's edition will also contain a specialized artbook containing production artwork from the concept phase to the full color design images.