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Kevin Towers, Former Padres GM, Dies at 56

Kevin Towers, Former Padres GM, Dies at 56

My heart goes out to his family! Towers was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in December 2016. He led our Club with strength, conviction and unwavering determination, and was beloved by all who knew hi...

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Nintendo posts best third quarter in eight years boosted by Switch console

Nintendo posts best third quarter in eight years boosted by Switch console

In the Switch's first 10 months on sale, ending December 31st 2017, Nintendo managed to sell 14.86 million units. While much of the success of the Switch might be able to be attributed to its inno...

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Smart wearables Google Clip now available

Smart wearables Google Clip now available

After passing through the FCC last week, Google Clips is now available for purchase on the Google Store . The intelligent camera has been created to capture candid moments of familiar people an...

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Amazon's Alexa can now send text messages

Amazon's Alexa can now send text messages

There are some catches outside of the Android requirement. You'll still be reaching for your phone most of the time, then, but this could be helpful if you want to let a friend know you're on your w...

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EA Confirms New Battlefield for 2018, Anthem Officially Coming in 2019

EA Confirms New Battlefield for 2018, Anthem Officially Coming in 2019

Hmm. As a result, the company's executives believe Anthem , as a new IP, would fare better commercially in a quieter quarter than the busy fall window. There are no details regarding what the new ...

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Dividend Diamond? Growth in Focus For Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ATVI)

The stock increased 2.40% or $1.7 during the last trading session, reaching $72.52. This works out to a net increase in ownership of 7.41 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bul...

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Apple 'to cut iPhoneX production target'

Apple 'to cut iPhoneX production target'

The report further reveals , the Cupertino-based tech giant has notified the suppliers that it has chose to cut the iPhone X manufacturing due to lower-than-expected sales in the US, Europe and C...

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Google Removed 700000 Bad Apps From Play Store Last Year

Google Removed 700000 Bad Apps From Play Store Last Year

Google is active against such apps as well and it took down more than a quarter of a million impersonating apps a year ago. The company claims that the odds of getting malware is 10x lower via Google ...

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Nokia 5 getting Android 8.0 Oreo update

Nokia 5 getting Android 8.0 Oreo update

According to HMD Global , the Oreo beta will also be released for the Nokia 6 smartphone soon. "The #Nokia5 and #Nokia6 are officially joining the #AndroidOreo family". Android Oreo also co...

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Super Blue Blood Moon Forecast: Will Tennessee be able to see it?

Super Blue Blood Moon Forecast: Will Tennessee be able to see it?

As the eclipse begins, Earth's shadow first darkens the Moon slightly. Full Moon Occurs each month but this month is Extra special as we said, so we would see second Full Moon Tomorrow. A "supermoon" ...

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Fossil of New Dinosaur Species Found in Egypt's Desert

Fossil of New Dinosaur Species Found in Egypt's Desert

Scientists say the dinosaur , which lived about 80 million years ago, is an "incredible discovery ". The dino, Mansourasaurus shahinae , was the length of a school bus and about as heavy as an elep...

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Waymo buys thousands of self-driving minivans

Waymo buys thousands of self-driving minivans

Waymo already uses cars from FCA, but this increase is going to massively juice up its current fleet . FCA delivered another 500 in 2017. FCA and Waymo did not reveal exactly how numerous modified...

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Apple releasing new iPad, three Macs this year

Apple releasing new iPad, three Macs this year

Apple making its own chips for Macs could mean faster processing, more power efficiency and a lower price for the consumer. While the report only mentions that the company will release three new Mac m...

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WhatsApp Gets Support For Apple CarPlay

WhatsApp Gets Support For Apple CarPlay

Facebook-owned instant messaging service WhatsApp will now support Apple's CarPlay . To get WhatsApp update on your CarPlay dash interface, you will first need to update the WhatsApp app to version...

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Google officially acquires part of HTC's smartphone unit for $1.1 billion

Google officially acquires part of HTC's smartphone unit for $1.1 billion

Google may also be considering building its own hardware for virtual/augmented reality headsets and artificial intelligence-based systems, although HTC enjoys its own market lead in the VR headset ma...

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Tom Hanks to play Mr. Rogers in biopic 'You Are My Friend'

Tom Hanks to play Mr. Rogers in biopic 'You Are My Friend'

Rogers' Neighborhood , following his being forced to write a profile piece on the entertainer. Tom Hanks has been cast as Mister Rogers from the beloved children's show " Mister Roger's Neig...

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Many moons to see in the sky or online

Many moons to see in the sky or online

A " super moon " is when the moon is at its closest proximity to earth and appears larger than the average full moon; this occurs 4-6 times every year. While not all of the U.S. will get to se...

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VMware May Buy Dell in Biggest-Ever Tech Deal

VMware May Buy Dell in Biggest-Ever Tech Deal

The stock witnessed 17.59% gains, 26.16% gains and 63.04% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51, a quick ratio of 2.86 and a c...

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Mark Zuckerberg Pledges Facebook Will Put More Emphasis on Spotlighting Local News

Mark Zuckerberg Pledges Facebook Will Put More Emphasis on Spotlighting Local News

Weeks after Facebook announced that it would de-prioritize news from publishers in people's News Feeds, the company continues to announce that it will prioritize certain types of news. For example, la...

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'Blue moon' will put on a show for skygazers on Wednesday

January 31 brings a lunar trifecta: the super blue blood Moon . The total lunar eclipse , which can be seen from everywhere in India, begins at 5.20 pm with what is called the partial shadow or p...

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Toronto police searching gardens for victims of alleged serial killer

Toronto police searching gardens for victims of alleged serial killer

Canadian police say they are in the midst of an "unprecedented" investigation as they search for more victims of an alleged serial killer. McArthur, 66, was charged with first-degree murder two week...

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'Fortnite' Maker to Shut Down 'Paragon' Operations, Offers Refunds for Microtransactions

'Fortnite' Maker to Shut Down 'Paragon' Operations, Offers Refunds for Microtransactions

The Unreal Engine 4 MOBA will be shutting down April 26, but getting into a match before then may prove hard, as the player population decreases. To be precise, the success of Fortnite: Battle Royal...

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SpaceX's Biggest Rocket Ever Has a New Date for its First Launch

SpaceX's Biggest Rocket Ever Has a New Date for its First Launch

According to Spaceflight.com, the launch time is not driven by orbital mechanics as the Falcon Heavy booster will fly without an operational payload. Musk has previously conceded that the launch is ...

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Reliance Jio Republic Day offers

Reliance Jio Republic Day offers

Now, with 1.4GB data per day, the total data benefit will be 39.2GB which is still less than Jio's Rs. 198 plan that offers total 56GB data. Once again, Airtel revised its 399 plan and now the pla...

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Credit Suisse Believes Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) Still Has Room to Grow

KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of ATVI in report on Wednesday, September 6 with "Buy" rating. Walleye Trading Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.05% in Activision Blizzard ...

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