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The Gionee X1s comes with a price tag of Rs 12,999 and comes in Black and Gold colour options. Gionee X1s sports 16MP f/2.0 selfie camera with LED flash and 13MP rear camera . The device is backed by a big 4000mAh battery and considering the fact that it comes with an HD display the battery should be pretty frugal. "By launching Gionee X1s, we aim to offer our consumers with an outstanding confluence of advanced technology accompanied with enhanced selfie plus battery ...
  • Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner is coming to PC

    Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner is coming to PC

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    The game is now being developed by Cygames for Konami, and will be released in the spring of 2018. Apart from high resolution and PSVR support, the game features a completely reworked sound design and next-gen surround sound. The reboot is a remaster of Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner , the 2003 sequel to the PS2 game, which Kojima produced. "The year is 2174 and the despotic BAHRAM military organisation is using its new Orbital Frames mech-robot technology to complete the ...
  • Huawei G10 live images leaked ahead of the launch

    Huawei G10 live images leaked ahead of the launch

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    Connectivity options of the device include dual SIM, 4G-LTE with VoLTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS/A-GPS and a micro USB 2.0 port. The smartphone could be powered by Kirin 659 chipset and run on Android Nougat with EMUI on top. There are talks that the company could use Leica branded cameras in the phone. The Chinese tech company seemingly takes pride in its own Huawei Mate 10 , a device that they call "the real AI phone" to be unveiled on Monday, Oct.
  • Three Planets Blocked Out by Moon: Rare Celestial Event Happening Right Now

    Three Planets Blocked Out by Moon: Rare Celestial Event Happening Right Now

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    In lunar occultation , our Moon covers another celestial object making them disappear for a short period of time. As well as looking cool, occultations have some scientific usefulness too. Jackie Faherty, an astrophysicist at the American Museum of Natural History, told the site: 'It's nearly like it's a dance in the sky. Should you be in the places where the process will occur, you should be able to view the phenomena using a small telescope.
  • How To Prepare For iOS 11 Update Release [Install Guide]

    How To Prepare For iOS 11 Update Release [Install Guide]

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    Apple announced at its iPhone 8 launch event that iOS 11 will be available from tomorrow (September 19). Under the backups section select 'This Computer .' Then click on Apply . With iOS 11 , iMessage, Apple Pay, and Siri work in tandem to create a payment-request system so simple that Venmo will soon be but a distant memory (RIP).
  • Life on Mars: Researchers emerge from long-term isolation

    Life on Mars: Researchers emerge from long-term isolation

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    NASA hopes to send humans to Mars by the 2030s. While HI-SEAS studies the more technical and practical aspects of living on Mars, a large part of the investigation is to see how a group of people live together in isolation with little to no privacy.
  • Intel, Waymo partner to work on fully autonomous cars

    Intel, Waymo partner to work on fully autonomous cars

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    Intel's compute has powered the sensor suites and processing in Waymo's current fleet of vehicles, and claims that its tech will be efficient and powerful enough to enable them to reach level 4 and 5 autonomy eventually, the latter of which represents true self-driving capability.
  • Hurricane Maria threatens tired Caribbean with more destruction

    Hurricane Maria threatens tired Caribbean with more destruction

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    National Hurricane Center said on Sunday. A second powerful storm in as many weeks was bearing down on a string of battered Caribbean islands, with forecasters saying Maria would strengthen rapidly into a major hurricane as it ripped into the Leeward Islands on Monday night.
  • Office 365 outage resolved

    Office 365 outage resolved

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    According to service monitoring site Downdetector .co.uk, the platform began experiencing issues at around 9am, with the United Kingdom among the worst affected areas. Current status: We've identified that a subset of load-balancing infrastructure may be experiencing increased CPU utilization, which does not appear to correlate with increases in user traffic.
  • Christian Numerologist Claims The World To End On September 23

    Christian Numerologist Claims The World To End On September 23

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    There will be signs in the sun , moon and stars. David believes that the end of the world is nighWho is David Meade? Meade has been quoted previously saying: "It is very unusual indeed that both the Great Sign of Revelation 12 and the Great Pyramid of Giza both point us to one precise moment in time - September 20 to 23, 2017".
  • Cross-platform play may have arrived on Xbox and PlayStation

    Cross-platform play may have arrived on Xbox and PlayStation

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    PS4 players noticed it because Sony doesn't allow gamers to use spaces in their PSN usernames, while Microsoft does for Xbox Live gamertags. Some suggested the player with an Xbox gamertag was gaming on PC, but then video and screenshots of him playing the Xbox version surfaced, debunking that idea.
  • Venus' enigmatic night side disclosed

    Venus' enigmatic night side disclosed

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    According to the study, there will be more observations of Venus' night side in the future, with the Japanese space agency's Akatsuki spacecraft now in orbit around that planet. "We found that the cloud patterns there are different to those on the dayside, and influenced by Venus' topography". At the upper level around 65 to 72 kilometers above the surface, these clouds travel fastest.
  • South East: Obasanjo advises PMB to negotiate with IPOB leader

    South East: Obasanjo advises PMB to negotiate with IPOB leader

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    The Nigerian army has declared separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), a terrorist organization, local media portals are reporting. "Our laws make clear provisions for taking such actions and without the due process being followed, such declaration can not have effect".
  • Bullet train foundation stone laid with eye on Gujarat polls, misleading people

    Bullet train foundation stone laid with eye on Gujarat polls, misleading people

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    It also criticized that the bullet train project was being fast tracked even as there were a number of railway projects in Vidharbha, Konkan and Marathwada that were yet to commence. "In terms of saving time, it is good, especially for businessmen, but local trains and the Indian Railways also need reforms at the same time". Shalini Thackeray, MNS leader said, "How many people will travel regularly from Mumbai to Ahmedabad in bullet trains?" Is the money better spent on social ...
  • Nokia 2 and Nokia 9 smartphones Design leaks before launch

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    Nokia 2 is another offering from HMD Global which is an entry-level smartphone. As mentioned above, unlike Nokia 9, it is a budget phone. Also, the fingerprint scanner has been repositioned at the back. The camera of Nokia 9 might be better than the Nokia 8 with dual lens Zeiss camera. Other rumored specs for the handset include a 13MP + 13MP Carl Zeiss dual-camera at the back, 13MP selfie shooter, 6/8GB of RAM, 128GB internal storage + microSD support, IP68 water and dust certification, ...
  • Golovkin-Alvarez fight ends in controversial draw

    Golovkin-Alvarez fight ends in controversial draw

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    Atlas, who bailed up the Aussie champion immediately after his win to tell him he thought he'd lost the fight, said the Golovkin-Canelo bout was further evidence the sport was corrupt. If you wish to report any comment, simply click on the down arrow next to the offending comment and click "Report". So who the judges know if they are going to work.
  • Ryan International group north zone head to be produced in Special Court

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    Two of them came with their parents to quit the school. "From the entire sequence of events it appears that the school is guilty of gross negligence and failed to ensure safety and security of students in its schools", the notice said. 42-year-old Ashok, conductor of one of the school buses, has been arrested in connection with the murder. The doctor, who conducted the post-mortem of the deceased student, said that there were no signs of sexual assault on his body.
  • Newgarden holds off Pagenaud for IndyCar title

    Newgarden holds off Pagenaud for IndyCar title

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    Team Penske turned in yet another dominant performance at Sunday's GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma , the season finale for the IndyCar Series, as Simon Pagenaud won the race and Josef Newgarden captured the 2017 championship with his second place finish.
  • With protest-hit St Louis on edge, U2 and Sheeran cancel gigs

    With protest-hit St Louis on edge, U2 and Sheeran cancel gigs

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    Stockley, who shot Smith five times after the man fled from him and his partner during an attempted arrest, testified that he saw Smith holding a revolver. There was much anticipation of protest and violence as authorities have been preparing for the finality of the case days before the decision was announced.