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Overwatch's Lunar New Year Event Returns for the Year of the Dog

Overwatch's Lunar New Year Event Returns for the Year of the Dog

The company added: "Wishing you happiness and prosperity in the Year of the Dog! ". Last year's Year of the Rooster event introduced a unique - and fun - event for Overwatch fans to enjoy. A re...

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HBO orders JJ Abrams sci-fi drama Demimonde to series

HBO orders JJ Abrams sci-fi drama Demimonde to series

After a reported bidding war between the premium cable outlet and Apple for the new science fiction show from Abrams , it was HBO who ultimately won the rights with a straight to series order for t...

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Alibaba to secure 33% stake in Ant Financial

Alibaba to secure 33% stake in Ant Financial

The Chinese ecommerce company is to acquire 33 per cent of Ant Financial, owner of the Alipay digital payment platform, in exchange for undisclosed intellectual property rights. "An equity stake in ...

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Office 2019 will be Windows 10 only

Office 2019 will be Windows 10 only

Those on older operating systems that want to retain the latest features from Microsoft's productivity suite can still opt for Office 365 . Microsoft at its Ignite Conference past year confirmed th...

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Google rolls out its 'offline first' YouTube Go app to 130 countries

Google rolls out its 'offline first' YouTube Go app to 130 countries

YouTube TV is also available on 2016 to 2017 Smart TVs from LG and Samsung, newer Sony TVs, Chromecast, Nvidia Shield, Roku players, and Xbox One. Google's data-friendly YouTube Go app is bei...

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Far Cry 5 Season Pass features alien spiders and zombies

Far Cry 5 Season Pass features alien spiders and zombies

The Season Pass will come with three slices of new content set in three distinct locations. Oh, and it also throws in a digital copy of Far Cry 3 , which sports the Classic Edition moniker. All three...

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Yunsong Zhao, Virginia Tech Student, Arrested for Assault Rifle

Yunsong Zhao, Virginia Tech Student, Arrested for Assault Rifle

The 19-year-old student, who was arrested after an investigation, also allegedly purchased a police vehicle and modified it with a special bumper and was researching bulletproof vests. Zhao faces up t...

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Monster Hunter World Update Fixes Matchmaking on Xbox One

Monster Hunter World Update Fixes Matchmaking on Xbox One

To get your rewards, log into the game and press triangle (Y on Xbox One) to claim your login bonus. These include improvements to bounties and research points, fixes for the Hunting Horn, and resolvi...

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Splinter 'Coalition for Nigeria' group surfaces; accuses Obasanjo of mischief

Splinter 'Coalition for Nigeria' group surfaces; accuses Obasanjo of mischief

Vanguard quoted the group as saying, "We are by this medium appealing to you and fellow Nigerians to give the Buhari administration 10 calendar months to make amends". On whether the movement would be...

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Samsung Galaxy X foldable OLED phone gets official tease

Samsung Galaxy X foldable OLED phone gets official tease

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 was released in September previous year with a 6.3-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screen, a 2,960x1,440 pixels (521ppi pixel density) and an Infinity display. The release also...

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Shahid and Mira showstopper in

Shahid and Mira showstopper in "Lakme Fashion Week"

On the ramp the couple created fairytale moments by showing some twirling and adorable moments, giving couples across some serious relationship goals. Everyone walk with so much attitude and poise, I ...

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Petrol, diesel to be cheaper by Rs 2 per litre

Petrol, diesel to be cheaper by Rs 2 per litre

The cut in duty has been offset by an additional levy of Rs 8 per litre under Levy of Road and Infrastructure Cess on petrol as well as diesel, according to Memorandum Explaining the Provisions of the...

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Vietnam Manufacturing PMI at 9-month high in January

Vietnam Manufacturing PMI at 9-month high in January

Analysts surveyed by Reuters had forecast a drop to 51.3. January's reading was still the third-highest in 18 years and activity has remained above the 50 mark separating growth from contraction sin...

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From March 1, Windows Defender Will Prevent Users From Losing Their Money

From March 1, Windows Defender Will Prevent Users From Losing Their Money

These programs often offer a free version that purports to find problems and a paid version that can supposedly fix those problems. Sometimes these programs even trick users with coercive messages to ...

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Apple responds to USA probe of iPhone battery flap

The lawsuits against Apple quickly started piling up, governments in other countries started investigations, and now the United States is in on the action, too. Since then the company has offered re...

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Microsoft reports loss on tax charge

Analysts on average had expected $7.51 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Microsoft has more than US$130 billion overseas, and its repatriation will trigger a USA tax bill estimated ...

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Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding rape trial to continue today

Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding rape trial to continue today

However, she claims Mr Jackson came up behind and subsequently raped her. After already telling him I didn't want to do anything further with him, he grabbed my pants by the waistband. She said the im...

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PlayStation reveals new DualShock 4 colors, coming next month

PlayStation reveals new DualShock 4 colors, coming next month

While Sony usually opts to go for more bright colors, it seems like the two additions this time offer more sleek, toned down options for players. The Midnight Blue and Steel Black DualShock 4s lau...

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So much for speech: Trump on hot mic says he'll release memo

So much for speech: Trump on hot mic says he'll release memo

Despite the nearly constant media coverage the issue gets in the U.S., the president did not comment on the alleged Russian interference in the 2016 elections, merely mentioning Russia and China as "r...

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Market Now: Nifty Auto index down; TVS Motor Company cracks 4%

Market Now: Nifty Auto index down; TVS Motor Company cracks 4%

The late surge in the market came on back of private bank scrips as the respective sub-index gained more than half a per cent. Sector-wise, the BSE healthcare index fell the most at 1.62 per cent,...

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Monster Hunter: World Crafting Guide: How To Get All Animal Parts

Monster Hunter: World Crafting Guide: How To Get All Animal Parts

But how common is it to get back to the Workshop, only for Smithy to inform you you're still missing one or two vital crafting ingredients? The game will also be released on PC but so far, the PC vers...

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Users can enjoy greater customisation with Snapchat's new and improved Bitmoji updates

Users can enjoy greater customisation with Snapchat's new and improved Bitmoji updates

We have all of the latest news about the Bitmoji update, so keep reading to learn about Deluxe and all of the options that are now available. Snapchat has announced an update to its Bitmoji anim...

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Family sues Facebook over livestreamed murder of grandfather

Family sues Facebook over livestreamed murder of grandfather

Before opening fire on Godwin, Steve Stephens announced his plan kill someone, according to the complaint, filed in Cuyahoga County Clerk of Courts. Facebook generated $27 billion in revenue in 2016...

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Jaguar I-Pace will be officially revealed on 1 March

Jaguar I-Pace will be officially revealed on 1 March

Rigorously tested across extremes of terrain and temperature, the I-PACE has tamed the Arctic at Jaguar Land Rover's cold weather test facility in Arjeplog, Sweden, at temperatures as low as -40°C. It...

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H&M sales double due to aggressive store expansion and lower merchandise prices

H&M sales double due to aggressive store expansion and lower merchandise prices

This corresponds to 2.41 krona per share in the quarter, compared to 3.57 krona per share past year. Investors gave a thumbs-down to a Hennes & Mauritz turnaround plan that includes the biggest stor...

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