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The vast majority of trees form a single cylinder out of xylem which grows in rings year by year just under the bark. Berry, who has previously uncovered and studied a fossil cluster of 385-million-year-old cladoxylopsids in New York's Gilboa region, has found nothing like the recent find from China, according to a report .
  • Karbonn Titanium Jumbo price, specifications, features, comparison

    Karbonn Titanium Jumbo price, specifications, features, comparison

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    Lastly, this dual-SIM smartphone will be made available in two colour options- Black and Champagne. The new Karbonn Titanium Jumbo comes with a painting finish and a free back panel design. The Karbonn Titanium Jumbo is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Micro-SIM. Moreover, the users can further expand the native storage capacity to 64GB through microSD card.
  • Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX)'s RSI Reaches Overbought Range

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    Most recently Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX ) posted quarterly earnings of $0.65 which compared to the sell-side estimates of 0.86. About 19.19M shares traded or 290.84% up from the average. The rating was downgraded by Pacific Crest on Friday, October 16 to "Sector Weight". Craig Hallum upgraded Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX ) on Monday, October 2 to "Buy" rating.
  • Nokia to launch new device in India on October 31st

    Nokia to launch new device in India on October 31st

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    The sale took place on China's domestic e-commerce websites JD.com and Suning on Tuesday. HMD Global has just started sending out "Save The Date" emails for October 31st, possibly for a new product launch. There is also a cutout for the fingerprint sensor just below the rear cameras, which hints that the Nokia 9 will come with an all-screen front panel.
  • Hitman: Game of the Year Edition Trailer & First Details

    Hitman: Game of the Year Edition Trailer & First Details

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    Developer IO Interactive has announced Hitman - Game of the Year ( GOTY) Edition , which will launch on November 7 with the full gamut of content released thus far in season one. The new "Patient Zero" mission is described as following: "After the routine elimination of a target, a contingency plan to unleash a global pandemic is triggered and Agent 47 must race against the clock to prevent a virus from spreading".
  • Xbox One X Games That Will Be Part Of The Enhanced Program

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    The game was also available on the Xbox One anthology Halo: The Master Chief Collection. These are still the same games you remember playing, but a bit better. PT/11:00 p.m. ET until 9:00 p.m. PT/midnight ET when they launch Xbox One X in the U.S. You can also watch it on the Xbox channel on Twitch and Xbox channel on YouTube and Facebook Live .
  • Amazon Offers $30 Discount On Kindles To Mark Its 10th Anniversary

    Amazon Offers $30 Discount On Kindles To Mark Its 10th Anniversary

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    Kindle , Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Voyage have discounts on them. You can now choose which background theme you want while browsing the app. The search bar is now always available throughout the app, so whether a book is in your library or among the millions of titles in the Kindle Store, it's easier than ever to find it.
  • Sensex posts gains for 2nd day, up 100 pts on earning optimism

    Sensex posts gains for 2nd day, up 100 pts on earning optimism

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    European markets too were higher in their late morning deals with Frankfurt's DAX rising 0.08 per cent, while Paris CAC 40 up 0.07 per cent. London's FTSE, however, edged lower by 0.12 per cent. Better-than-expected financial numbers of heavyweights including Asian Paints and Zee Entertainment amid rally in banking counters after reports that the government is set to announce Rs 35,000-crore fund infusion into ailing PSU lenders with immediate effect lifted benchmark equity indices BSE ...
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds blue zone DOT being buffed - 1.0 testing starts soon

    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds blue zone DOT being buffed - 1.0 testing starts soon

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    The game's early access version has received a lot of bad reputation, mostly with players on Steam leaving unsatisfied reviews . This means that they will be updating and refreshing the # Video Game with numerous patches along the way. Well, the development team plans to ramp up the damage that the blue zone deals to try and get players to focus on combat inside the play area, it announced yesterday.
  • GTA V single-player DLC isn't necessary: Rockstar

    GTA V single-player DLC isn't necessary: Rockstar

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    Rockstar Games has always been known as one of the best in the business at not just delivering top-of-the-line games but also mastering the finer details that put their games on a level very few ever achieve. Why hasn't GTA V received any story expansions? Not everything is always possible, but we still love single-player open-world games more than anything.
  • LEGO Dimensions development comes to an abrupt end

    LEGO Dimensions development comes to an abrupt end

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    While Nintendo's Amiibo line continues to sell, the death of Disney Infinity seemed to point to troubling times for the once-lucrative game genre. There will not be a Season 3 of LEGO Dimensions . For over two years, LEGO Dimensions has brought together the imaginations and wonders of numerous franchises into one title, such as Harry Potter , Sonic the Hedgehog , and more, while the game is unfortunately building its last setpieces this year.
  • Stephen Hawking's Ph.D thesis goes online, website crashes

    Stephen Hawking's Ph.D thesis goes online, website crashes

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    More than 30,000 have so far accessed his work as a 24-year-old postgraduate. A University of Cambridge spokesperson said: "We have had a huge response to Prof Hawking's decision to make his PhD thesis publicly available to download, with nearly 60,000 downloads in less than 24 hours".
  • Samsung Awarded Yet Another Retrial In Apple Inc. (AAPL) Patent Lawsuit

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    Samsung previously fought the damages that were awarded to Apple and it was reduced to $339 million, although Samsung continued to dispute this. It did not immediately respond on Monday to requests for comment. was something other than the entire phone", Koh wrote in the order. However, they are not done as Judge Lucy Koh of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California has just granted Samsung a retrial.
  • A Look at Gears of War 4's Xbox One X Enhancements

    A Look at Gears of War 4's Xbox One X Enhancements

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    According to the words of the developer, this is one of the most important updates ever published for the game. It's a good week for players of " Gears of War 4 " with several updates arriving in the next few days, including two new maps on October 24 and a Halloween event on October 27.
  • Telcos rise after Jio raises tariffs; Reliance Industries hits record high

    Telcos rise after Jio raises tariffs; Reliance Industries hits record high

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    Telecom stocks surged after Reliance Industries (RIL's) Jio raised data tariffs recently, signalling more pricing discipline in the sector, while strong global markets also boosted sentiment. Jio's Rs. 399 plan will now be available for Rs. 459 for prepaid Jio customers. Deutsche Bank says Jio's action implies a "progressively normalisation of sector pricing".
  • Animal Crossing mobile game details will finally be revealed on October 24

    Animal Crossing mobile game details will finally be revealed on October 24

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    Tune in on October 24 at 8:00 p.m. PT/11:00 p.m. ET for a roughly 15-minute Animal Crossing Mobile Direct video presentation. In Japan it's been confirmed that it'll be shown at 12pm local time whereas in the UK, the Animal Crossing UK Twitter page has said there will be a broadcast at the slightly later time of 7am BST.
  • Buhari Orders Maina's Dismissal, Queries Head of Service

    Buhari Orders Maina's Dismissal, Queries Head of Service

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    Some Nigerians have reacted to the recent reinstatement of the former Chairman of Presidential Committee on Pension Reform Task force Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina , into the federal civil service, saying the development is victory over corruption and age-long pervasion of the civil service rules and labour laws.
  • The 2018 Ford Mustang GT gets a new Level 2 Performance Pack

    The 2018 Ford Mustang GT gets a new Level 2 Performance Pack

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    With the new 10-speed automatic and the GT Performance Pack, the Mustang is good for a sub-4 second 0-60 miles per hour run, quicker than a comparable Chevy Camaro . Performance Pack 2 is less about straight-line acceleration than steering, braking, grip and aerodynamics. "That really showed in the off-the-clock way we went about doing our work".
  • SNES Edition Hits North America On November 27th

    SNES Edition Hits North America On November 27th

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    Amazon also revealed an exclusive version of the console that comes bundled with a download code for Super Mario Kart . The Super Nintendo-themed New 3DSXL model has appeared on both Amazon's main page as well as the Canadian website. Set at $199.99, it will launch just in time for the holidays. However, it's possible this will get pulled, so pre-order at your own risk. If you are interested in getting one, you may want to place a pre-order as the latest Nintendo products are all ...
  • Apple iPhone 7 With 256GB Storage Discontinued: Here's Why

    Apple iPhone 7 With 256GB Storage Discontinued: Here's Why

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    Needham & Company LLC reissued a "buy" rating and set a $175.00 price target (up from $165.00) on shares of Apple in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 17,027,764 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $1,627,849,000 after buying an additional 2,857,040 shares in the last quarter.
  • 64 percent of Android devices protected with enhanced security on Chrome

    64 percent of Android devices protected with enhanced security on Chrome

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    When you pay with Google , you can use any of the credit or debit cards you've added to your Google Account from products like Google Play, YouTube, Chrome or Android Pay . In addition, Google partnered with over 40 payment providers to make integrations simpler for merchants who want to offer "pay with Google". Pay with Google is very similar, but instead of identity, it handles payment information.
  • Google offers $1000 to find bugs in Android apps

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    However, Google will actually expand the offers depending on how well the program performs. Each flaw will score at least $1,000 under the program announced on Thursday to back up automated checks that have failed to block malware and other problems that security experts say infect the 8-year-old app store far more than Apple Inc's rival App Store.