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Google's new Wear OS update adds a suspiciously Samsung-like feature

Google's new Wear OS update adds a suspiciously Samsung-like feature

Google is continuing its slow revamp of Wear OS by adding more "Tiles" - what the company is now calling all the apps-in-brief found by swiping left - which now include things like goals, weather fore...

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BYU valedictorian told thousands he’s gay at a school convocation

BYU valedictorian told thousands he’s gay at a school convocation

The 24-year-old political science major says only a few people knew about his sexuality before Friday, when he spoke the words "I am proud to be a gay son of God". 'I felt it was important to share bo...

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Anti-Semitic attacks in the United States have doubled: ADL

Anti-Semitic attacks in the United States have doubled: ADL

The New York-based group counted 1,879 anti-Semitic incidents - either harassment, vandalism or physical assault - in 2018. The 2018 tally includes the 11 people who were killed and two congregant...

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Australia-born cricketer gets five-year rape sentence

Australia-born cricketer gets five-year rape sentence

During his evidence at this month's re-trial, Hepburn admitted sending "disgusting, frightful and embarrassing" WhatsApp messages while setting the rules of the sexual conquest competition involving...

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TikTok is back in play on Google, Apple app stores

TikTok is back in play on Google, Apple app stores

Apple's vice president of marketing, Phil Schiller has responded to a question from a MacRumors reader addressing the issue, claiming that the apps in question were using a format that was fundam...

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Aston Martin Reveals the Manual-Only Vantage AMR

Aston Martin Reveals the Manual-Only Vantage AMR

There isn't any extra power in the Vantage AMR , meaning the 4.0-liter V-8 still spits out 503 horsepower and 505 pound-feet of torque. Acceleration from rest to 60mph is an impressive 3.9 second...

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Nokia 4.2 Arrives May 14 for Just $189: Here's What You Get

Nokia 4.2 Arrives May 14 for Just $189: Here's What You Get

The handset came alongside the Nokia 3.2 and the Penta-lens enabled Nokia 9 Plus, as well as the budget-friendly Nokia 1 Plus and Nokia 210 feature phone. The handset is available in Pink Sand and Bla...

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Russian Federation will try to influence elections in 2050, - Pompeo

Russian Federation will try to influence elections in 2050, - Pompeo

Russian President Vladimir Putin has denied interfering in US election as recently as following the release this month of special counsel Robert Mueller's report detailing Moscow's meddling in the 2...

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Julian Assange appears in London court for sentencing over breaking bail

Julian Assange appears in London court for sentencing over breaking bail

He was found guilty of breaching the Bail Act at a hearing at Westminster Magistrates' Court earlier this month after being arrested at the Ecuadorian Embassy. In 2010, WikiLeaks released hundreds of ...

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Libyan air strikes kill four, wound 37 - government

Libyan air strikes kill four, wound 37 - government

The Libyan oil company (NOC) has pleaded for "the immediate cessation of hostilities", saying that the armed conflict "puts our activities, production and the national economy at serious risk". "The...

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China urges UK not to discriminate against Huawei in 5G development

China urges UK not to discriminate against Huawei in 5G development

The report, written by Peter Varnish OBE for the Henry Jackson Society, says that Huawei is almost 99% owned by a trade union, which in Chinese law are ultimately controlled by the Communist Party. ...

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Valve Index VR headset fully detailed: Price, specs, release date

Valve Index VR headset fully detailed: Price, specs, release date

New base stations allow for most room-scale VR setups to work with only two (though they support up to four for a 10x10 meter play area) and receive less interference from other infrared devices. Asid...

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Rahul Gandhi a British Citizen? - Home ministry sends notice

Rahul Gandhi a British Citizen? - Home ministry sends notice

Following reports of fire at Shastri Bhawan, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of "burning" files and said that suc...

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Two womens' bodies found in freezer in London flat

Two womens' bodies found in freezer in London flat

The bodies were discovered after officers were called to a property in Vandome Close on Friday morning following "concerns for the welfare of an occupant". Another described life in the local area. ...

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Jamal Khashoggi murder 'suspect' is found dead

Jamal Khashoggi murder 'suspect' is found dead

The two suspects were ordered to be arrested by a Turkish court earlier this month on charges of "political and military espionage" and " international espionage ". It said it was informed yesterday...

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Honor 20 Pro render leaks ahead of launch, confirms quad-camera setup

Honor 20 Pro render leaks ahead of launch, confirms quad-camera setup

The fourth color is Purple (Twilight), and it appears to be the Honor 20 Pro . Honor is set to announce the Honor 20 Series on 21 May, with the Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro both expected. The Hua...

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N. Korea accuses Pompeo of having ‘foolish ideas’ on denuclearization

Ms Choe was responding to comments made by the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revealing Washington could "change paths" over its stance on nuclear weapons. "To begin to take down the threat". C...

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Venezuela's Juan Guaido urges military uprising to topple socialist leader Nicolas Maduro

Venezuela's Juan Guaido urges military uprising to topple socialist leader Nicolas Maduro

Bolton named Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino, Supreme Court chief judge Maikel Moreno and presidential guard commander Ivan Rafael Hernandez Dala as having told the opposition that Maduro...

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Samsung’s Q1 Profits Fall 60%; Galaxy S10 Selling Strong Though

Samsung’s Q1 Profits Fall 60%; Galaxy S10 Selling Strong Though

Samsung had warned investors of a 60 percent-plus fall in first-quarter operating profits , citing weak display and chip sales. Revenue fell 13.5 percent to 52.4 trillion won, also in line with ...

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Malaysian accent ranked 39th sexiest in the world

Malaysian accent ranked 39th sexiest in the world

Big Seven Travel , a travel website with an audience of 1.5-million, provides information on everything travel, providing readers with recommendations, holiday inspiration and travel trends. The few A...

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Hillary Clinton reads from Mueller report in new video

Hillary Clinton reads from Mueller report in new video

But three minutes in, and after a delightful debate over goat milk, they come upon this campaign to raise money to have Hillary create an audiobook version of the Mueller Report . (Remember, curren...

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Indonesia approves plan to move capital out of Jakarta

Indonesia approves plan to move capital out of Jakarta

It's not clear exactly when this will happen, or where the new capital would be located. "It has even been approaching 100 trillion rupiah a year this year as the traffic congestion in Jakarta is ...

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Facebook makes major changes to Messenger for speed and privacy

Facebook makes major changes to Messenger for speed and privacy

Facebook announced at its F8 conference today a new feature to its Dating repertoire, this one apparently created to help single minglers poach potential paramours from their Friends by adding them t...

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Mexico urges U.S. to ratify trade deal after passing labor reform

Mexico urges U.S. to ratify trade deal after passing labor reform

According to the lawmaker's staff, the companies all shared that fair and strong trade deals addressing tariff issues are vital to their economic growth and development and that a vote from Congress o...

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New Japanese Emperor Naruhito pledges to work as symbol of the people

New Japanese Emperor Naruhito pledges to work as symbol of the people

Japan's Emperor Akihito, Empress Michiko and his royal family members including Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako attend a ritual called Taiirei-Seiden-no-gi, a ceremony for the Emperor'...

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Sunny Garcia, pro surfing legend, hospitalized and in critical condition

Sunny Garcia, pro surfing legend, hospitalized and in critical condition

Sunny has always been a great champion of surfing, both in and out of the water. Garcia, one of the most ferocious and legendary competitive surfers of all time, competed full-time on the World Tour...

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ECHOcast Twitch Extension Lets You Earn Borderlands 3 Loot Long Before Launch

ECHOcast Twitch Extension Lets You Earn Borderlands 3 Loot Long Before Launch

The original footage was found on the Echocast Twitch Extension video (via Reddit ). The gameplay reveal for Borderlands 3 will be shown tomorrow, and if you watch it through Twitch, you can ...

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Operation Spectre Rising Trailer

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Operation Spectre Rising Trailer

Operation Spectre Rising introduces Spectre as the latest Multiplayer Specialist and Blackout character. Black Ops Pass owners immediately get the three new Multiplayer maps. On the weapons fr...

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Instagram Is Testing New Feature Where Photo 'Likes' Will Be Hidden

Instagram Is Testing New Feature Where Photo 'Likes' Will Be Hidden

For more on Instagram's new updates, follow here. Facebook Inc.'s Instagram is considering removing the number of "likes" on posts, a move that mirrors efforts by social media companies like Twi...

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A total of 11 people backed Energizer's 18000mAh phone on Indigogo

Built by French company Avenir Telecom who license the Energizer brand for use on phones, the P18K managed just 1% (£11,551) of its £923,791 goal. The massive battery meant the P18K Pop was about ...

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