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Samsung begins mass production of industry-first 4-bit consumer SSDs

Samsung begins mass production of industry-first 4-bit consumer SSDs

Back in 2006 when SSDs were just starting to appear, the flash chips Samsung used were 70nm and stored just 4Gb allowing for a drive with 32GB of storage. In addition to high-capacity SSDs, Samsung...

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Google Pixel 3 XL fully revealed in hands-on pics and video

Google Pixel 3 XL fully revealed in hands-on pics and video

In additional photos, we can see that Google will apparently be changing the color of the power button this time around. While there have been plenty of renders and images that reportedly show the f...

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Rool Just Got Announced as Playable in Smash Bros. Ultimate

Rool Just Got Announced as Playable in Smash Bros. Ultimate

Alucard, the tragic hero from Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, appears as an Assist Trophy , lending his cursed steel in battle. Super Smash Bros . The stage is going completely over-the-...

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U.S. Senator Paul delivers letter from Trump to Putin

U.S. Senator Paul delivers letter from Trump to Putin

The Kentucky conservative said the letter emphasized "the importance of further engagement in various areas including countering terrorism, enhancing legislative dialogue and resuming cultural excha...

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Ratas, Stoltenberg discuss accidental launch of missile over Estonia

Ratas, Stoltenberg discuss accidental launch of missile over Estonia

Two Spanish jets and two French jets were taking part in the drill when the incident happened. The Spanish jets are based in Lithuania as part of the Baltic Air Policing mission that was established...

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Iran's foreign minister says 'no one trusts America' anymore

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has vowed that Iran will stand firm against threats by the United States over oil shipments, after Washington reimposed economic sanctions on the Islamic republi...

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Theresa May condemns Boris Johnson's burka comments

Theresa May condemns Boris Johnson's burka comments

That step would mean Mr Johnson could not represent the party, and would be barred from standing in a future leadership contest. "As a Muslim woman observing Islam, I am fully supportive of Boris J...

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Syrian first lady Asma Assad is being treated for breast cancer

Syrian first lady Asma Assad is being treated for breast cancer

Such public announcements are uncommon in the Arab world, where cancer is considered a taboo. Her parents hail from the central province of Homs in war-ravaged Syria . As Syria's conflict worsene...

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Woman tells police she's a 'clean, thoroughbred, white girl'

Woman tells police she's a 'clean, thoroughbred, white girl'

Cutshaw reportedly had a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.18, the police report says . White or not, thoroughbred or not, Bluffton Police arrested our collective "white" hero on charges of spee...

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Saudi Arabia selling off Canadian assets: FT

Saudi Arabia selling off Canadian assets: FT

Saudi Arabia is bringing the diplomatic hammer down on Canada , sending a warning to countries around the world: criticize our human rights record and pay the price. Nevertheless, when Freeland was ...

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N.Y. Rep. Chris Collins arrested on insider trading charges

N.Y. Rep. Chris Collins arrested on insider trading charges

The defendants are accused of securities fraud, wire fraud, conspiracy, and making false statements , all related to publicly traded stocks of an Australian biotechnology company, Innate Immunother...

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Death toll rises to 131 in Indonesian quake

Death toll rises to 131 in Indonesian quake

But with not enough boats to evacuate tourists quickly and too few planes to fly them out of Lombok, many visitors were forced to wait for hours or camp on beaches and the floor of the global airport ...

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Texas A&M student gigs 'em with gator for graduation photos

Texas A&M student gigs 'em with gator for graduation photos

When it came to her graduation photographs Texas A&M University student Makenzie Noland wanted to make sure they really stood out. Makenzie Alexis Noland celebrated finishing Texas A&M by giving...

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Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak charged with 3 counts of money laundering

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak charged with 3 counts of money laundering

Appearing at a court in Kuala Lumpur , Najib was charged with three counts of money-laundering over claims he pocketed 42 million ringgit ($10.3 million) from a former unit of scandal-hit sovereign w...

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USA to impose $16 billion import tariffs on China

According to the U.S. Trade Representative's office on Tuesday...16-billion worth of Chinese imports will be subject to 25 percent tariffs starting August 23rd. The government has responded by releas...

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CEO Jack Dorsey Explains Why Twitter Didn't Ban Alex Jones

CEO Jack Dorsey Explains Why Twitter Didn't Ban Alex Jones

Dorsey's announcement after Apple, Facebook and YouTube earlier this week removed some content from Jones and InfoWars . YouTube on Monday deleted the Alex Jones Channel from its platform for...

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Sized Hailstones Kill Animals, Injure Guests at Colorado Springs Zoo

Sized Hailstones Kill Animals, Injure Guests at Colorado Springs Zoo

The fire department says five people were taken to the hospital by ambulance while 11 others were treated on scene and released. The zoo will be closed Tuesday so employees can take care of injured an...

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Samsung Galaxy Note9's United Kingdom pricing leaks online, might start at £899

Samsung Galaxy Note9's United Kingdom pricing leaks online, might start at £899

Since this is the global version of the Galaxy Note 8 , it will only work with GSM networks, so if you're looking for a Verizon or Sprint-compatible phone , this isn't it. However, there is no inf...

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Dota 2 Pros Play Bots, Get Wrecked

Dota 2 Pros Play Bots, Get Wrecked

OpenAI's five-on-five bot team has been in development all year, and last month it was beating amateur teams , according to OpenAI's developers, but this was the first bout against real pros: former ...

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Rick Gates Forced Into Admitting Extramarital Affair by Paul Manafort’s Lawyer

Defense attorney Kevin Downing pushed as hard as he could for the last two hours of Tuesday's proceedings to get a rise out of Gates, who refused to engage with more than flat, passionless responses. ...

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Balderson-O’Connor OH-12 Race Headlines Contests in Five States

Balderson-O’Connor OH-12 Race Headlines Contests in Five States

Maloney said that type of endorsement and Trump's brand of politics is damaging the Republican party. Voters in OH and Kansas joined those in Missouri, Michigan and Washington state. "I'm just exh...

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Explosion reported near Italys Bologna airport

Explosion reported near Italys Bologna airport

Italian prosecutors said the tanker was filled with liquefied petroleum gas , otherwise known as propane, used as a fuel in heaters, cooking equipment and vehicles. Two people have been killed and at...

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Osinbajo fires DSS boss, summons IG Idris, over siege on National Assembly

Osinbajo fires DSS boss, summons IG Idris, over siege on National Assembly

With about 34 years of experience, Seiyefa has served in different capacities, including the State Director in Osun, Akwa Ibom, and the Lagos States. Nigeria's acting president Yemi Osinbajo has ...

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‘Holy crap!’ Video shows breaching great white shark startle researcher

‘Holy crap!’ Video shows breaching great white shark startle researcher

Biologist Greg Skomal of the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries had a shark snap at his feet. Video uploaded to YouTube by the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy shows the researcher on a bo...

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Indonesia works to ban trade of meat from pets, exotic animals

Indonesia works to ban trade of meat from pets, exotic animals

While the sick practice isn't exactly a common sight on our shores, eating dog meat isn't actually illegal. Several regions in the country such as Central Java, Yogyakarta, Bali, North Sumatra and N...

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SAFD sending crew to help battle deadly Carr Fire in California

SAFD sending crew to help battle deadly Carr Fire in California

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for evidence to support Trump's tweet . Astronauts aboard the International Space Station shared images of the plumes of smoke billowing f...

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After Scientist Aziz Asbar's Murder, Syria Accuses Israel's Mossad

After Scientist Aziz Asbar's Murder, Syria Accuses Israel's Mossad

Katz told Israeli army radio. Asbar, the research director at Syria's Scientific Studies and Research Center, was believed to be developing a secret weapons manufacturing facility with the help of I...

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Tory Chairman Orders Boris Johnson To Apologise For Burka Comments

Tory Chairman Orders Boris Johnson To Apologise For Burka Comments

Latin-spouting, tousle-headed Johnson is a former mayor of London and one of Britain's best-known politicians. Mr Lewis's request comes after Alistair Burt, the Foreign Office minister, described Mr...

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Special counsel's star witness testifies he committed crimes with Paul Manafort

Special counsel's star witness testifies he committed crimes with Paul Manafort

They also failed to register Manafort as a foreign agent, Gates said. They said Mr. Gates did everything from approve expense reimbursements to draft business plans. Mr. Manafort provided the connecti...

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German couple convicted of selling son to pedophiles on dark web

German couple convicted of selling son to pedophiles on dark web

Her partner, Christian L, was sentenced to 12 years by the court in Freiburg. Prosecutors had demanded a 12-year prison sentence. Berrin Taha and Christian Lais, both German nationals, stand acc...

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