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NASA Tool Predicts Which Cities Will Flood As Ice Melts

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Projecting when destructive coastal inundation could occur in your city just became easier, thanks to a new tool developed by NASA scientists. As ice sheets and glaciers melt, sea level rise around the world is not uniform. Londoners, however, need to look primarily at the northwest portion of Greenland, the part of the island farthest from the city itself. There is a physical explanation for this - gravity. Read More »

Nigerian Women's Bobsled Team Qualify For Winter Olympics

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Nigeria's team - driver Seun Adigun and brakewomen Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga - have done little to play down the comparison. Three Nigerian women have qualified for the 2018 winter Olympics Bobsled event. "They are all very successful people in their own right - in sports and out of it, and somehow they are still motivated and still push for more success". Read More »

Meteor spectacle on offer on this weekend

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As the stargazing season in the United Kingdom has finally set in, take a chance and spare some time this week to admire the attractive Leonid meteor shower . The name for the meteor shower is geographically motivated, as it will occur in a region close to the constellation Leo. "Since the meteors can appear to zip across large tracts of the overhead sky, it's best to lie down on a reclining lawn chair back-to-back with an observing buddy so that you can cover the entire sky as a team", ... Read More »

Vive Tracker Accessory Bundles Available To Pre-Order

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This bundle will turn the Hyper Blaster into both a motion and gun controller, flawless for use in games like Duck Season , Arizona Sunshine and Practisim VR . Although this may seem like slim pickin's, Vive reports that there are 10 other developers who will be incorporating the gun in Q1 of 2018. They're custom-molded and weighted to make things feel more realistic, and the package comes with handles of both the types mentioned above. Read More »

Scientists Discover New Exoplanet Close To Earth That Could Host Life

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Many red dwarf stars, including Proxima Centauri , are subject to flares that occasionally bathe their orbiting planets in deadly ultraviolet and X-ray radiation. Then, Ross 128 b will also replace Proxima Centauri's exoplanet, Proxima b, as our closest exoplanet and our closest potentially-habitable exoplanet . Read More »

OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus 5 - Here are the 5 Major Changes

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The OnePlus 5T marks the introduction of a 6-inch "Full Optic AMOLED Display" with an 18:9 aspect ratio to deliver a more immersive viewing experience. With a modern display, improved camera setup, and a special facial recognition feature, we evaluate whether OnePlus 5T has that "OnePlus" factor or not. Read More »

Police and CBI failed in Ryan murder case

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The CBI counsel said Kumar's role in the crime has not been ascertained yet, but a decision on giving him a clean chit could be taken only when scientific reports were out. The CBI has also rejected the sexual abuse angle in the Pradyuman murder case. The accused can be seen moving out of the washroom in about 8 minutes. Read More »

Chevrolet unveils 2019 Corvette ZR1

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GM says the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 will have a 755-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged engine and a top speed of 210 miles per hour. The powertrain will be available with either a seven-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed paddle-shift automatic gearbox. Read More »

Tesla unveils semi truck and a new roadster

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Tesla unveiled a prototype of its electric big rig at its Hawthorne headquarters Thursday night, after several delays. The truck has Tesla's latest semi-autonomous driving system, created to keep a vehicle in its lane without drifting, change lanes on command, and transition from one freeway to another with no human intervention. Read More »

GameStop's Black Friday ad leaks with plenty of gaming deals

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The retailer is offering $50 off the RRP, meaning it'll be just $349 compared to the usual $399. Toys R Us will have 1TB PlayStation 4 Slims for $199 (originally $299), plus DualShock 4 controllers for $39 each (originally $59). Note: The one-month deal expires on Tuesday, November 28 while the 12-month card is today-only and expires before midnight Pacific Time. Yes, although we expect further deals on Black Friday - GAME are already offering reductions on packages around the ... Read More »

Guida Michelin 2018, i ristoranti stellati della Toscana

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Nell'edizione 2018 ci sono anche tre new entry fra le due stelle , mentre 22 sono le novità tra i ristoranti premiati con la prima stella. In tutta Italia sono invece 41 i ristoranti a 2 stelle. In Sardegna Roberto Petza con il suo "S'Apposentu" di Siddi ha avuto una stella per il sesto anno consecutivo. La "bibbia" della ristorazione, temutissima e amata, conferma infatti il massimo riconoscimento all'Enoteca Pinchiorri di Firenze . Read More »

Search For Gunman Forces Three Oakland Districts To Close

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Gary Miller said Quigley was not happy about his wife's new friend. Police say the female victim is the suspect's wife, and that she had just recently filed for divorce. If you see and recognize Quigley, you're asked to call police immediately and remember that he is likely armed. Both victims are intensive care at a local hospital and are in stable condition. Read More »

Middle-earth Shadow of War Details Free DLC and Expansion Plans

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Enhanced Photo Mode - Every battle and siege can be captured and new filters, frames and textures can be applied with the Enhanced Photo Mode update. Warner also posted a tweet which indicates that more free updates are being planned for 2018 and it also includes a timeline for the paid-for DLC . Read More »

Mobile's New BOGO Offer Covers This Year's Best Handsets

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You'll get the rebate on a prepaid MasterCard within eight weeks of mailing it in. Please visit T.Mobile's website for more information . The list of devices includes the Samsung Galaxy S8 , Galaxy S8 Plus and the Galaxy Note 8 . Offer available in store and online, nationwide and for a limited time. You'll also need to pay tax on the pre-rebate price of the devices at the time of purchase. Read More »

Bench Brawl Breaks Out Between Red Wings And Flames

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Athanasiou opened the scoring when his cross-crease pass was deflected by Flames defenseman T.J. Brodie through the legs of Calgary goalie Eddie Lack just 5:35 into the game. Larkin is off to a nice start this season, with 15 points (2G, 13A) on 47 shots in 18 games. "He was looking for an excuse to come back". "When you stick up for each other and you stick up for yourselves its a positive thing", Detroit coach Jeff Blashill said. Read More »

Meek Mill: FBI Launches Probe Into Judge After Controversial Prison Sentence

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Lawyers for the imprisoned rapper Meek Mill have launched a campaign to get his jail term overturned and to free him immediately, amid reports that the Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing the judge who handed down the sentence. Mill, 30, born Robert Williams, has been held in protective custody - in a single cell 23 hours a day, with one hour for exercise - in the state prison at Camp Hill, near Harrisburg, pending his permanent prison assignment. Read More »

Tencent's Q3 profit jumps 69%, revenues climb 61%

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Tencent's net profit for the three months ended September rose 69 percent to 18 billion yuan ($2.7 billion), beating an average estimate of 15.2 billion yuan. IBD'S TAKE: Tencent is among the best Chinese stocks to buy and watch . Ma attributed the gains made by Tencent last quarter to strong revenue growth across multiple business lines, including games, digital content, online advertising and payment-related services. Read More »

Samsung might possibly release three new Galaxy S9 models next year

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Some reports also say that Samsung will launch a special edition of Galaxy S9 Plus with 256GB of internal storage. Leaks used to be very reliable, but with more unknown brands making phones that look remarkably similar to Samsung's signature designs (curved edges, narrow bezels, edge-to-edge displays, etc.), it's become more hard to separate the "probably real" from the "smells fishy". Read More »

Mazda to Unveil New 2018 Mazda6 at LA Auto show

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Mazda's large and rather classy looking sedan was dropped from the South African market a year ago due to a lack of demand locally, but it is soldiering on happily overseas and soon there will be a new version, sporting a turbo engine. This is the same engine in the Mazda CX-9 , where it delivers 250 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. However, Mazda has been lagging behind in respect to power for the segment, with the Hyundai Sonata and Kia Optima offering up to 180kW, the Subaru ... Read More »

Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro track auto revealed

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Yes, it's the promised track-only version of the Valkyrie. Just 25 being built. Now, we move on to the more astonishing feats of performance this thing is capable of. This will include simulator time, on-track instruction and physical fitness programs. Let that sink in for a moment. The Valkyrie AMR Pro is lighter than the roadgoing version too - through a ruthless option delete process. Read More »

Google Docs is down for some, and users are not impressed

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The first report today from Google on this issue included the standard fare: "We're aware of a problem with Google Docs affecting a significant subset of users". For a product with a user base that reaches into the hundreds of millions at a minimum, that's certain to mean a huge number of people experiencing a disruption. Read More »

Google Maps new UI and icons make it easier to use

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Google previewed a redesigned look for Maps that makes it easier to find venues around you. Google Maps may be a cornerstone of navigation for many people, but its visual presentation can occasionally leave something to be desired. For the caffeine addicted, Food & Drink locations will feature an orange coffee cup icon. Furthermore, if you add a restaurant to your "Want to Go" list, it will show up on Google Maps as well. Read More »

Some AT&T wireless customers unable to make calls

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A Northern California AT&T representative acknowledged the wireless service problems telling ABC 7 News, "We are aware of an issue affecting some users ability to make certain wireless calls". Many customer complaints on social media focused on problems among its iPhone users. Some users report that briefly toggling Airplane Mode also fixed the issue for them. Read More »

Google adds salaries to its job search tool

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Most job listings don't even list salary ranges, after all, so having Google show data from Glassdoor, Payscale and others will definitely save you a few clicks. This is not the just which Google has upgraded with its Google job search platform , it also added some filters over there which will help you in selecting your desired location in which you are seeking for a job. Read More »

HTC's Vive Focus offers wireless 'world-scale tracking' for the first time

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Like the Go, it's an all-in-one headset that can take you to alien worlds, haunted houses and the Rick & Morty garage, without the assistance of an almighty PC and an assortment of external trackers. This week HTC announced the HTC Vive Focus, the company's standalone VR headset that's set to be a direct competitor to Oculus Go . It will run on Vive Wave, which is the content platform already setup by the company. Read More »

Arsene Wenger admits he could leave Gunners at end of season

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However, Wenger already appears to be making plans for his next job, telling beIN Sports that he could potentially transition into an global management role ahead of the 2022 WorldCup in Qatar. Manchester City have scored nine goals and have conceded just twice in resounding victories over Arsenal , Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur. "But until now I like to be involved every day in a life of a club because the real test is there". Read More »

Starcraft II goes free-to-play today

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Two weeks ago, Blizzard announced that StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty would be going free-to-play and it's finally happened! If you already own Wings of Liberty , you'll receive the second installment in StarCraft II's campaign, the zerg-focused Heart of the Swarm , for free. Read More »

Alien life breakthrough on newly-discovered planet 'just like Earth'

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But since Ross 128 is less active than Proxima Centauri, it is now "the closest known comfortable adobe for possible life", according to the European Southern Observatory. However, Ross 128b's star is much less volatile than typical red dwarfs. Conditions on the closest exoplanet to Earth that sits in a habitable zone , Proxima Centauri b , are likely to be far less pleasant. Read More »

Oppo F3 Plus 6GB RAM Price in India

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The Android Marshmallow smartphone features a 6-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) and packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC. In terms of protection, the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The F3 Plus also incorporates lightening fast Fingerprint sensor which unlocks the phone in a mere 0.2 second. On the connectivity front, the device support triple sim, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS + GLONASS. Read More »

UC Browser gets temporarily delisted on the Play Store for 'misleading' users

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The disappearance of the app was first spotted by Reddit users. It's worth noting here that the iOS version of the app is still available in the Apple App Store while the UC Browser Mini continues to be listed on the Play Store . To add to that, it was claimed that the application could access user data even after its successful installation from the device. According to Internet Trends Report 2017 by Kleiner Perkins released in June this year, UC Browser was the sixth-most ... Read More »

'No Indication' Saudi Coalition Reopening Yemen Ports

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Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the UN Abdallah al-Mouallimi told reporters in NY on Monday that ports in government-controlled areas such as Aden, Mukalla and Mocha will be reopened, but demanded more rigorous checks at the Red Sea port of Hodeida. Read More »

Mozilla Firefox Live With New Version

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The result: a significant speed increase. A comparison video produced by Mozilla shows that Firefox Quantum can load certain popular websites such as Wikipedia faster than Google Inc.'s market leading Chrome. Chrome's USA market share has since doubled to about 60 percent, according to data from analytics provider StatCounter, with Mozilla , Apple Inc and Microsoft Corp browsers capturing the rest. Read More »

Android Fragmentation: One billion active devices now out of date

As you can see, Android 7 Nougat was the big victor in the November distribution chart with a gain of 2.8% over its October results. Google has been trying to tackle the crippling issue of Android fragmentation for years now, but the latest evidence seems to prove the firm's efforts are futile . Read More »

GameStop halts used-games subscription service

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The plan wasn't fully scraped, per those sources, as they were supposed to store the materials in the back room, indicating they would be put to use in the future. And while your subscription is technically now over if you're one of those who signed up, it's not all bad news. Why GameStop suspended the service right after soft-launching it is unclear. Read More »