• Kabul military academy attacked

    Kabul military academy attacked

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    After attempting initially to bypass the second checkpoint, the bomber detonated his weapon. The force of the blast was felt across the city. The global Red Cross is calling use of an ambulance to penetrate security and kill so many civilians "harrowing".
  • Facebook takes on Twitch and YouTube in game streaming push

    Facebook takes on Twitch and YouTube in game streaming push

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    Naturally, monetization is also integral to that-can't earn a living without money-and Facebook is looking into ways to enable direct payments to streamers during some livestreams. Facebook cites streamer StoneMountain64 as being one of their most popular streamers with over a million followers. "Most of all, with each new feature we add for gaming video, we're committed to building it alongside our creators hand-in-hand", said Facebook in a statement.
  • Facebook says its news feed changes will promote more local news

    Facebook says its news feed changes will promote more local news

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    And then I came back - just in time for the debate around Facebook's role in the 2016 US election, in publishing "fake" news, and possibly being a mental health risk . Zuckerberg has said his personal goal for 2018 is "fixing" Facebook's many problems. "This change is taking effect in the USA, and we plan to expand to more countries this year", said the post , which was written by Alex Hardiman , head of news product at the company, and Campbell Brown , head of news partnerships.
  • Kim Poses In Her Underwear In Behind-The-Scenes Pic From Calvin Klein Shoot

    Kim Poses In Her Underwear In Behind-The-Scenes Pic From Calvin Klein Shoot

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    The reality star has been branded a "culture vulture" after naming her new corn row hairstyle the "Bo Derek" braids . "What's the problem with Kim Kardashian having braids?" Some called her a "culture vulture". Silence on "Bo West" braids aside, the 36-year-old apologized when her KKW Beauty line promo caused outrage. When is she ever going to learn?? She's really feelin' herself these days.
  • Xiaomi's Apple TV rival Mi Box 4 launched in China

    Xiaomi's Apple TV rival Mi Box 4 launched in China

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    The Mi Box 4 will be coming with a price tag of RMB 349 (Rs 3,500 approximately). Xiaomi is yet to launch any of these smart TV boxes in the Indian market. Priced at 2,399 yuan, the TV is part of the company's Mi TV 4A line-up, which Xiaomi launched past year. The devices are powered by the 1.5 GHz Amlogic Cortex-A53 quad-core processor, along with the Mali-450 GPU.
  • Dell may sell itself to VMware, a company it already owns

    Dell may sell itself to VMware, a company it already owns

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    The shares price has positioned at 26.16% over the past quarter while it has directed 63.04% during past six months. While looking at the Stock's Performance, VMware, Inc . What is more, an IPO of Dell, or a divestiture of one or more of its assets, would help it pay down debt faster, saving it money on expensive interest payments, for which it now pays about $2 billion annually.
  • Will There Be A "Super Blue Blood Moon" This Week?

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    Not all light is blocked during the eclipse, as the blue light from the spectrum is more scattered than the red giving the moon a reddish hue ( blood moon ). " Sometimes they call it the blood moon ", Florian said. The total lunar eclipse will happen when the moon will enter the Earth's shadow, ensuring that the Sun's rays do not fall on it.
  • Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Will Arrive in February

    Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Will Arrive in February

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    According to the Final Fantasy XV Pocket Editionportal, all 10 chapters will cost $19.99, for one thing. Mobile-friendly touch controls will let you "tap to move, tap to talk, and tap to fight", the listing reads. " Unbeknownst to Noctis, however, the journey ahead is fraught with perils ". The game tells the same story that the main game does, but condensed into 10 chapters and featuring a more cartoonish visual style.
  • Assassin's Creed Origins gets a new game plus mode

    Assassin's Creed Origins gets a new game plus mode

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    The New Game Plus news comes just after the release of Assassin's Creed's latest DLC pack, The Hidden Ones , which launched for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Given the overhauled combat system, the prospect of fighting renewed enemies is a lot more appealing than it once would have been as well. "We'll have more information to share soon".
  • 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Coming Wednesday

    'Super Blue Blood Moon' Coming Wednesday

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    Testin said the next blue moon total lunar eclipse will happen on December 31, 2028. This Blue Moon-Supermoon will appear 7 percent larger and 14 percent brighter because of its proximity to Earth. Given that this event is happening early in the morning, and is a great precursor to a nice breakfast, I've even heard it referred to as a Super Blue Blood Bacon Moon .
  • Shocker: iPhone X2 tipped to only be minor upgrade over iPhone X

    Shocker: iPhone X2 tipped to only be minor upgrade over iPhone X

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    ET reports that according to a rejig in the sales sales strategy by Apple's new Indian head, Michel Coulomb , these discounts may soon come to an end. Coulomb took charge last month after the departure of Sanjay Kaul amid slowing growth in sales. However, when BGR India reached out to Apple to know more about the same, we were told that the story is "highly speculative", and no further comment was shared.
  • SpaceX's Falcon Heavy to launch in early February: Elon Musk

    SpaceX's Falcon Heavy to launch in early February: Elon Musk

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    While the added power means it can move heavier payloads into space and out toward distant destinations, such as Mars , the first Falcon Heavy launch is more symbolic. The Falcon Heavy has been in the works for several years now and has seen more than a few delays. A couple of months ago Musk had announced that his cherry red Tesla Roadster sports vehicle would be the dummy payload aboard the Falcon Heavy.
  • Rocket Lab has been criticised for putting a 'disco ball' into orbit

    Rocket Lab has been criticised for putting a 'disco ball' into orbit

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    Astronomers across the world have criticised a privately owned, New Zealand-based space company after it secretively put a satellite likened to a giant disco ball into orbit. "My hope is that everyone looking up at the Humanity Star will look past it to the expanse of the universe, feel a connection to our place in it and think a little differently about their lives, actions and what is important".
  • Microsoft releases update to reverse problematic Spectre patch

    Microsoft releases update to reverse problematic Spectre patch

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    In our testing this new update has been found to prevent the behavior described", Microsoft said. For the full list of devices, see Intel's microcode revision guidance . The instructions for implementing this option can be found on Microsoft's advisory. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said at last week's earning update the company will "restore confidence in data security with customer-first urgency, transparent and timely communication".
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S with bezel-less design expected to launch soon

    Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S with bezel-less design expected to launch soon

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    Although the Mi Mix 3 is still far away from rumour mills, the device might be launched in September or October this year, going by the fact that the original Mi Mix was launched in October 2016 and the Mi Mix 2 in September 2017. Regarding the Mi Mix 2 S, it is claimed that the front camera will be on the top right side of the phone creating a notch on the right corner. However, the image shows a considerably thinner bottom bezel compared to the Mi Mix 2.
  • Weekend box office: Maze Runner: Death Cure takes down Jumanji

    Weekend box office: Maze Runner: Death Cure takes down Jumanji

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    Just like its predecessors " The Maze Runner " and " Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials ", the new " Maze Runner: The Death Cure " opens at #1 on the United States weekend box office chart. Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance " The Shape of Water ", which had a leading 13 nominations for Fox Searchlight, added 1,001 theaters which put it back in the top 10 in its ninth weekend of release.
  • Super Blue Blood Moon observation at National Planetarium

    Super Blue Blood Moon observation at National Planetarium

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    GETTYA blood moon against a clear night sky, the December 31 supermoon rising over TorontoWhat time is the lunar eclipse in the US? Piotrowski said that the moon will have a reddish tint because when it is in Earth's shadow during a total lunar eclipse, there is a circular ring around Earth that allows the sun's rays to pass through.
  • BioWare Focused On Anthem Which Is Now Slated For 2019 Release

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    BioWare has now focused most of it's man power on completing it's latest title Anthem . Dragon Age's next chapter has yet to be officially announced , but with Dragon Age: Inquisition launching for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC more than three years ago, it's high time we had another dose of BioWare's high fantasy series soon.