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Due to fund crunch, India's first private moon mission which is scheduled for launch by TeamIndus has run into difficulties. The total cost of the mission was estimated a $ 65-70 million, of which the start-up had raised about $35 million (approximately ₹250 crore), and was to raise the remaining amount by March 2018.
  • Apple pays extra £136m in back-taxes to United Kingdom taxman

    Apple pays extra £136m in back-taxes to United Kingdom taxman

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    The Silicon Valley giant's European arm, which provides sales support, financial and marketing services to Apple's other businesses, will pay the extra corporate income tax on for the years up to 2015. That followed a ruling by the European Commission in August that tax arrangements between Ireland and Apple were in breach of the EU's state aid laws.
  • 'Super blue blood moon' on January 31

    'Super blue blood moon' on January 31

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    You nearly feel as though you could reach out, grab the glowing orb, and drop it into your coffee cup. If you can only catch one episode of the supermoon trilogy, catch the third one. That's rubbish - try once in a blue blood super moon for size! Each of the different events are rare on their own, but together they have not happened for 150 years.
  • Polk Command Bar may be the best-sounding Alexa device yet

    Polk Command Bar may be the best-sounding Alexa device yet

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    In addition, the Polk Command Bar includes a dedicated HDMI port created to fit Amazon Fire TV devices and other HDMI streaming devices with wide form factors. The company will announce additional music service support later in 2018. Despite its powerful driver arrangement, the Polk Command Bar's optimized far-field microphone array enables customers to easily ask Alexa to share the time, weather, set alarms, tell jokes, or turn on the lights from anywhere in the home theater.
  • OnePlus 5T Lava Red color variant to launch in India tomorrow

    OnePlus 5T Lava Red color variant to launch in India tomorrow

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    Now, the company has been teasing a new launch on Twitter scheduled for January 11 in India. Might be launching on January 11th. The pricing and availability of the new variant are not yet known, however, reports suggest that the smartphone will carry the same price tag as that of the midnight black variant.
  • The latest Moto Mod wants to keep your help in check

    The latest Moto Mod wants to keep your help in check

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    This new mod comes as part of Motorola's Transform the Smartphone challenge where teams of engineers work together to bring something new to the Moto Mod line up. The Vital Moto Mod for health and wellness will be available for purchase April 1st of 2018. Moto , the sub-brand of Lenovo , is putting all its efforts in expanding its Moto Mods portfolio.
  • Facebook signed a deal for licensed music sharing with Sony

    Facebook signed a deal for licensed music sharing with Sony

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    Facebook , of course, has been busy negotiating deals with all the big music companies in a bid to legitimise the music that features in videos uploaded to its platform. But hey, at least Sony/ATV boss man Marty Bandier is "THRILLED". Financial terms were not disclosed, but the companies said the tie-up would give songwriters the opportunity to earn royalties when their music is used on Facebook and Instagram.
  • Spacecraft Juno sent pictures of Jupiter and it looks like modern art

    Spacecraft Juno sent pictures of Jupiter and it looks like modern art

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    The probe was almost 8,292 miles (13,345 kilometers) above the tops of Jupiter's clouds while capturing the image at a latitude of 48.9 degrees. The most recent Juno trip led to another incredible image from "citizen scientists" Gerald Eichstädt and Seán Doran , based on pictures "of colorful, turbulent clouds in Jupiter's northern hemisphere".
  • Dell's New Latitude 2-in-1 Laptops Are Big On Security

    Dell's New Latitude 2-in-1 Laptops Are Big On Security

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    That's pretty darn compact, and yet the 360-degree flippable Windows 10 powerhouse packs up to an Intel Quad Core i7 processor from Santa Clara's 8th generation of high-end computer chips. So maybe it'll be OK? You get plenty of USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 ports-but not a single USB Type-A. It's certainly not unusual to see big tech companies claim various unique achievements, firsts and records for new products unveiled at major trade shows like CES, but whether or not the Dell XPS 15 is ...
  • Nokia 6 Price in India | 6 Specification, Features & Comparisons

    Nokia 6 Price in India | 6 Specification, Features & Comparisons

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    The Nokia 8, on the other hand, is entitled to a Rs. 2,000 Amazon Pay cashback on payment via any prepaid method on Amazon.in. The sale kick-started on January 8 midnight and will continue until 12th January midnight Friday. The discount is valid even if the phone is bought in an exchange offer. Appearance Nokia 3310 4G has not changed compared to the Nokia 3310 sample of 2017.
  • Metal Gear Survive Gets a New Single-Player Trailer

    Metal Gear Survive Gets a New Single-Player Trailer

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    Ever since Metal Gear Survive was first announced, the game has been heavily criticized by fans of the franchise, both for being a major departure from series norms as well as the lack of involvement by Hideo Kojima. The video also shows a variety of ways to fight zombies, from fire arms and other traditional weaponry, to explosive arrows and traps that push the creatures over a cliff.
  • AMD Slashes Ryzen CPU Prices to Take On Intel's Coffee Lake

    AMD Slashes Ryzen CPU Prices to Take On Intel's Coffee Lake

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    On the CPU side of things, Ryzen desktop and mobile APUs (which combine CPU and GPU performance) are set to launch first, followed by second generation Ryzen desktop CPUs, then " Ryzen Pro " mobile APUs. Slashing existing prices doesn't just give AMD a better competitive standing against Intel; it also preps the company's product stack for the future introduction of Zen+.
  • Call of Duty WWII: The Darkest Shore Zombie Map Revealed & More

    Call of Duty WWII: The Darkest Shore Zombie Map Revealed & More

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    The event features both Multiplayer double XP and Weapons double XP, and whether you prefer to play Public Matches or the Nazi Zombies mode, you'll get the bonuses either way. Intel received by the heroes indicates that Doktor Straub is hiding on an island north of Germany. Blanketed in fog, this island is surrounded by Nazi air and sea power - and crawling with the Undead .
  • SKAGEN goes touchscreen with Android Wear Falster Smartwatch

    SKAGEN goes touchscreen with Android Wear Falster Smartwatch

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    And that's part of the reason it took Kate Spade so long to release its first touchscreen wearable. The 1.19-inch watch face is surrounded by scalloped edging, which you'll find on some other Kate Spade products. However their target audiences are different, with the Skagen Falster watch being aimed at men, and the Kate Spade Scallop watch being aimed at women.
  • Tesla surges - but it's hard to figure out why

    Tesla surges - but it's hard to figure out why

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    Tesla founder and chief executive Elon Musk has continued his Twitter trend of offering up unique ideas for buyers of his electric cars. Tesla's official release focused on the bright side of Model S and Model X sales: combined delivery of these two models reached 28,320 units, a 27 percent growth over 2016 and an all-time high.