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Google has Google Home featuring Google Assistant, and the Microsoft Invoke is equipped with Cortana. It looks like "soon" for Samsung is several months later, because a report from Bloomberg suggests we may see the smart speaker launch at some point in the first half of 2018.
  • Injustice 2 Free Trial Coming to PS4 and Xbox One

    Injustice 2 Free Trial Coming to PS4 and Xbox One

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    Interactive Entertainment announced that a free trial for the game will start tomorrow and run through December 18, giving players nearly a week to download the game and play it on the PlayStation 4. Unfortunately there does not appear to be a free trial for PC gamers, at least not in this capacity, but hopefully there will be later. The trial also includes the full roster of launch characters, as well as several DLC characters through the game's Multiverse mode.
  • A Maxed-Out iMac Pro Costs Over $13000

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    It appears that Apple has surpassed all the odds to push through with the iMac Pro's late 2017 launch. Now we know it's definitely going to be available before the end of the year (unlike the HomePod ), when it goes on sale later this week on Thursday, December 14th.
  • Oldest living vertebrate estimated to be 512-years-old

    Oldest living vertebrate estimated to be 512-years-old

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    The researchers measured the creature and estimated that it could have been born as early as 1505. This was the very year when King Henry VIII canceled his engagement with Catherine of Aragon and Martin Luther turned to a monk too. The Greenland sharks spend their lives swimming around the far and wide corners of the ocean looking for a mate while having an average lifespan of at least 400 years.
  • Fiat Punto makes history with first-ever zero-star crash-test rating

    Fiat Punto makes history with first-ever zero-star crash-test rating

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    Back when it was first tested in 2005 and under different test criteria, the Punto (then known as the Grande Punto) scored five stars for the protection it offered adult occupants, and three stars for child passengers. The Toyota Yaris meanwhile, is the only vehicle to keep its five-star rating. The relaunched Punto supermini is the first vehicle to score zero stars since NCAP testing began 20 years ago.
  • Facebook accused of inaction over Russian ads in Brexit vote

    Facebook accused of inaction over Russian ads in Brexit vote

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    The globalist financier recently pumped some $18 billion into his so-called "civil society" organisations - a sum which significantly exceeds the Internet Research Agency's 97 cent spend on immigration ads before the Brexit vote - and keeps a list of hundreds of European Parliament members he deems " reliable allies ".
  • Nokia 6 (2018) pops up with some unexpected changes

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    The 3C certification is similar to the others and is meant for product quality standardization but there are some significant differences too. The Nokia 9 has also been listed as the TA-1005 and TA-1009, but it is possible we're looking at multiple regional variants and different capabilities, such as different network calibration or dual-SIM functions.
  • Arrow season 6 confirms Colton Haynes' return; story tied to Thea

    Arrow season 6 confirms Colton Haynes' return; story tied to Thea

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    Thea's absence in the second half of Arrow's fifth season was noted by many fans, but Guggenheim told ComicBook.com that it was the byproduct of Holland's own request to scale back her time on set. The show's writers were all too happy to welcome Haynes back, tweeting that they "can't wait for the fans to see what [they] have planned". This return was announced as a "short arc".
  • Hot Stock to Watch: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)

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    Synchrony Financial comprises 1.3% of Hosking Partners LLP's holdings, making the stock its 21st biggest position. Shares of Synchrony Financial ( SYF ) traded up $0.05 on Monday, reaching $37.55. SYF's profit will be $532.16 million for 13.79 P/E if the $0.68 EPS becomes a reality. Therefore 41% are positive. Clovis Oncology had 54 analyst reports since September 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
  • Apple to invest $390M in Finisar

    Apple to invest $390M in Finisar

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    With that massive cash infusion, Finisar will be able to exponentially increase its research and development spending, along with its high volume production of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs) that power some of the features on Apple's iPhone X enabled by its TrueDepth camera .
  • Overview of Different Indicators: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

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    Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with "Hold" rating and $4000 target in Thursday, July 20 report. (NYSE:GEO) on Thursday, September 1 with "Buy" rating. shares while 25 reduced holdings. Microsoft Corporation on 9/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.8 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.79.
  • Netflix & DreamWorks team for new slate of originals

    Netflix & DreamWorks team for new slate of originals

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    Right now, Trolls is the only one with a concrete premiere date of January 19, 2018 and will pick up where the feature film left off. The series will be available to Netflix members worldwide in 2018. The series is executive produced by Penguins of Madagascar's Brandon Sawyer. An adaptation of Dav Pilkey's book series, the series directly follows this year's " Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie" and will be produced by Peabody and Emmy award victor Peter Hastings.
  • Blue Origin flies next-generation New Shepard vehicle

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    For instance, the capsule on this rocket actually has windows, whereas the windows on the last vehicle were just painted on. The October 2016 test closed out a run of four successful test flights in the year , with the latter testing its new pusher abort system that's created to safely separate the New Shepherd crew capsule from the New Shepard booster in the event of an anomaly during powered flight.
  • Ticks Sucked Blood of Feathered Dinosaurs, Fossil Discovery Shows

    Ticks Sucked Blood of Feathered Dinosaurs, Fossil Discovery Shows

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    Way back in 2001, for example, scientists found a 90-million-year-old tick fossilized in amber that they deduced had fed on dinosaurs, but only because of its age. While the discovery may conjure images of " Jurassic Park ", the fossil will not yield any dinosaur-building DNA, as all efforts to extract DNA from amber specimens have failed due to the brief life of the complex molecule.
  • Idea launches Rs 309 plan to offer free roaming calls, 28GB data

    Idea launches Rs 309 plan to offer free roaming calls, 28GB data

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    However, a company with IPO plans should earn a minimum Rs 15 crore as average "pre-tax operating profit" in at least three years of the immediate preceding five years and have a net worth of at least Rs 1 crore in each of the preceding three full years, as per SEBI rules.
  • FIFA Fine: Heads'll Roll - NFF

    FIFA Fine: Heads'll Roll - NFF

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    Super Eagle's defender Abdullahi Shehu was shown yellow cards in previous matches against Swaziland and Zambia and should have consequently missed the game away to Algeria where it ended one all. We are actually looking at a re-organisation of the Technical Department. The NFF technical committee is saddled which such responsibility of documenting sanctioned players.