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Galaxy Note 7 banned from planes in US

On Tuesday, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd pulled the plug on its new Samsung Galaxy Note 7, noting incidents where "affected devices can overheat and pose a safety risk". Passengers now traveling with Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones should contact Samsung ...

Trudeau warns European Union over CETA reluctance

On Wednesday, the francophone parliament of the Federation of Wallonia-Brussels voted to reject the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement. Opponents of CETA had appealed to the high court to stop the German government from approving the agre...

Keith Scott's Family Orders Autopsy, Results Released

An independent autopsy commissioned by Keith Scott's family concluded that Scott died from two gunshot wounds - one to the left back and another to the left abdomen. They said Scott pulled into the parking lot and parked beside the unmarked police ve...

PlayStation 3 early adopters can now claim 'Other OS' settlement cash

The lawsuit points out the feature that the PS3 had at launch called "OtherOS". Those who purchased the original launch PS3 console between November 1, 2006 and April 1, 2010 from an authorized USA retailer can now submit claims to receive a cash p...

Space station launch set in Virginia, 2 years after blast

The roll-out of the Antares rocket to the spaceport launch pad is expected on Wednesday. That is, if Hurricane Nicole - now on course to hit Bermuda on Thursday - gets out of the way in time. The return-to-flight was originally supposed to occur ...

Tesla to unveil "unexpected" new product October 17

Musk has previously confirmed that both the much-rumoured Model Y compact SUV, a new electric minibus and a pick-up truck will form part of the Tesla's future model line-up. Tesla employees were told in an August 29 e-mail from Musk that the carma...

Amazon launches for-pay streaming music service

A single-person subscription costs $9.99 a month, falling to $7.99 if you are a Prime subscriber. Amazon has offered music to Prime subscribers for a while, but it's always been more of an add-on. As of now Amazon have never calculated the stat...

Tesla pulls Model X 60D listings after just three months

While the Model X wasn't precisely a budget automobile to begin with, that certainly raises the price of entry. Tesla Motors has quietly dropped the Model X 60D from its lineup, eliminating the most affordable package. Many are speculating the X ...

Long Island train derailment: 33 injured, services suspended

The collision, of a maintenance train and a commuter train as they traveled eastbound, sheared chunks off the commuter train cars, several of which derailed just east of New Hyde Park station in Nassau County. "The two trains made contact at a switch...

Muslims Report Literally Everything After Trump Calls for Muslims to Report Things

So, Muslims followed Trump's advice, though he probably wasn't too thrilled with the results . "When they see hatred going on, they have to report it". Unfortunately, he wasn't very specific about what that "something" is (however, many pointed out ...

Is Any Note 7 Safe? Flight Evacuated After Replacement Starts Smoking

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have begun investigations into an incident Wednesday, where a Southwest Airlines flight was evacuated after a replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 started...

New Samsung Note 7's might still be exploding!

To recap, Samsung had issued a worldwide recall for the Galaxy Note 7 in most countries where it was being sold except for China. The company seems to take some pride in the fact that nearly 90% of the Note 7 users chose a new device since thei...

How do I upgrade to macOS Sierra?

You can use Siri on macOS Sierra , unlock your Mac with your Apple Watch, get access to a universal clip board between all of your devices, easily access your Desktop and Documents in iCloud and use Apple Pay on the web. The first obvious upgrad...

Facebook hires former Yahoo exec in Messenger top team

In his Facebook post, Chandrasekaran said he would be working closely with David Marcus, head of Facebook Messenger, Ime Archibong, director for strategic partnerships, and Stan Chudnovsky, the head of products for Messenger. Facebook counts India as...

Attorney says Tulsa officer felt threatened

It takes almost two minutes for the officers to even approach him to check his vital signs. Wood tells the Tulsa World that Shelby says Crutcher repeatedly ignored officers' commands. Police said she requested backup, saying she was "not having c...

Meek Mill Taps Beanie Sigel For Game Diss Track

I mean, you don't just use rat and cheese emojis unless someone was a tattle tale. In 48 hours after The Game dropped " 92 Bars ", Meek clapped back with a response track. Game also had a white Range Rover parked about 15 feet away from where th...

New Jet Black iPhone 7 Is A Fingerprint Magnet and Scratches Easily

Yes, T-Mobile has announced that it will offer a free 32GB iPhone 7 during pre-order. Apple has killed off standard technology features before (remember the CD drive?). Haven't yet picked up a Bluetooth headset? Assuming that condition is...

Newton sets TD passing mark, Panthers down 49ers 46-27

A 0-2 would be crippling to start the season for the Panthers , and their MVP won't let it happen. If Marlowe is active against the 49ers, the Panthers would have to choose someone to be inactive who wasn't against the Broncos . In Week 1, 49...

Lockheed-Built OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Lifts Off for Asteroid Sampling Mission

NASA's asteroid-hunting spacecraft will be launched to space on Thursday and despite the unfortunate SpaceX rocket explosion on the same base at Cape Canaveral in Florida, the agency is confident that the mission will be launched smoothly.

Fishermen upset over creation of Atlantic's first monument

The White House said that more than 20 countries attending the annual ocean conservation meeting will announce the creation of 40 significant new marine protected areas, totaling almost 460,000 square miles (1.2 million square kilometers) of oc...

SpaceX aims to resume launches in November, president says

The Sept. 1 blast occurred while the rocket was fueling in order to test its engines. Material may be useful for investigation, " a SpaceX official said in a Tweet . Successfully meeting those requirements has always taken precedence over schedule...

Apple unveils two new iPhones, Watch

First and foremost, the Pokemon GO Apple Watch app is the ideal companion to the smartphone version of the game . This was accomplished by configuring the speaker so that it ejects water after it's submerged - that was the main entrypoint for wa...

Asteroid Bennu getting first visitor in billions of years

With the science done and samples collected, the Orion capsule returns to Earth. OSIRIS-REx is ambitious due to its complexity, mission length, level of surface analysis, and quantity of samples it is created to return. Each day, the start of the w...

Sony's new flagship Android phones still don't have fingerprint sensors

The Xperia XZ sports a 23-megapixel camera paired with what Sony calls " triple image sensing technology ". Aside from the XZ's 4K video and 5-axis IS, The biggest difference between the X and the XZ are their designs. And while the company...

WhatsApp to share users' phone numbers, device information with Facebook

Thankfully, users will be able to opt out of sharing information with Facebook "for any sort of products or ad experiences", although their phone numbers will still be shared between both services. Facebook couldn't look even if it wanted to sin...

Gov. Christie announces changes to make MVC lines shorter

Christie's veto recommended ditching the smart-gun initiative and lowering permit standards, because, as he told the paper, New Jersey's regulations are already "among the most unreasonable and onerous in the country". Scott Bach, executive directo...

Best Buy Returns $309 Million to Shareholders in Buyback Plan

As for overall performance. Analysts are expecting third-quarter EPS of $0.45 on sales of $8.77 billion. "In what we characterize as a solid quarter, especially given the heavily-promotional July environment due to Amazon's Prime Day and Walmart's...

Celebrity Big Brother's Stephen Bear dumped by girlfriend when she enters house

I thought I would be with [Lillie] forever, but after thinking in here, she's not the one.' He added: 'I haven't got time for a girlfriend'. "I stood up to Bear, what a w****r". No one actually really knows me in here. "She's had a lucky escape fro...

Overwatch Season 2 Changes Skill Ratings, Reward System

Competitive points are gong to be multiplied by ten, an loot such as golden guns are going to cost ten times more. Blizzard has finally confirmed they will be implementing something they promised for Overwatch . Having a relatively tight-fisted...

Donald Trump and the Middle East

While Trump sought to take his approach to confronting terrorism beyond his heated rhetoric and policies, vowing to work with moderate Muslim communities and countries, the billionaire also called on the USA to guard against admitting immigrants and ...

Alligator almost severs Florida woman's hand off, authorities say

Two witnesses grabbed hold of Sexton's legs and pulled her to safety, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The alligator was trapped and removed from the area. "The hand was still attached though it was a very sever...

Philippines president calls USA ambassador 'gay'

During an appearance before soldiers on Friday, the president recounted a meeting he held with US Secretary of State John Kerry. U.S. State Department spokeswoman Elizabeth Trudeau on Monday also criticized recent remarks by Duterte about the U.S.

'Sightings' Tracking Feature, Safety Prompts, Battery Saver

These tracking features were previously broken beyond belief. Let's hope it's the latter, as these cheaters are really ruining the "Pokemon Go" experience for everyone-and it's impossible for Niantic to really not be aware, if they were able to det...

Android bug leaves 900 million phones at risk

For a user's phone to be attacked, he or she would have to be tricked into installing a malicious app onto their handset. The devices that contain the bug include BlackBerry Priv and Dtek50, Google Nexus 5X, Nexus 6 and Nexus 6P, OnePlus One, OnePl...

Samsung Galaxy Note 6/7 Rumors: Price, Specs and Release Date

How anxious are you guys for the Galaxy Note 7? If the above specs are somewhat familiar to you, that is because they are nearly exactly what can be found in the Galaxy S7 Edge, apart from a slightly larger display and a smaller battery.

Sea Slug? Disco Ball? Beautiful Deep-Sea Purple Blob Puzzles Scientists

According to a story published on the topic by Seeker News, "The as-of-yet unidentified purple orb could represent a previously unknown type of egg sac or a new species, according to researchers aboard the vessel, which has been streaming live foot...

Professor Layton's Daughter Takes Over in "Lady Layton" Game

In June, Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino hinted that the puzzle franchise would return for a new mainline game, but the lead character himself would be taking a break for some new stars when the series returned and that new lead character is Lady Layt...

Roger Federer to miss Rio games

Federer underwent knee surgery to fix a torn meniscus earlier this year. As Federer says in his post, his injured knee will need extensive rehab, and he will have miss more time to make sure the knee is fully healed. He had won the silver medal in ...

Rio-bound wrestler Narsingh Yadav cries foul over dope test failure

Confirming the news, NADA Director General Navin Agarwal said Yadav appeared before a NADA disciplinary panel on Saturday. Narsingh Yadav, India's hope in Rio Olympics' wrestling competition in 74kg category, has failed a dope test, National Anti D...

Sega announces two new Sonic games

The game is co-developed by Sega of America, PagodaWest Games , and developers Christian Whitehead and Simon Thomley. The kind of enthusiasm tends to accompany every Sonic reveal, and as Jim Sterling shows in the video below, the actual livest...

Facebook's solar-powered internet drone takes flight

Facebook has been conducting test flights of a smaller drone in its testing arena for the past few months. This first functional check was a low-altitude flight and the aircraft flew for more than 90 minutes - three times longer than Facebook s...

Samsung Galaxy S7 model isn't actually water resistant, report says

A new leak seems to have detailed Samsung's long-rumored Galaxy Note 7 even further, revealing more of its possible specs and also giving people a better idea of what to expect. We also noticed water in the slot holding the SIM card. By contrast, Co...

Regulator probes July 1 crash of Tesla Model X in Pennsylvania

In a statement, the company says that it now has "no reason to believe" that Autopilot was turned on at the time of the crash and hasn't had any success calling Scaglione since. In many ways, we've been warned: Players like Google and Ford have made ...

Verizon expected to hike prices on plans, but offer more data

Verizon is also introducing Safety Mode which kicks in whenever you've used up your monthly data allotment. Now that Verizon has also added more data to the plans, it shows just how much users are becoming hungrier for data. Safety Mode will...

Roast's Symon says Trump not welcome at his restaurants

They're counting on Trump's sagging poll numbers to push more members to their camp. Celebrity chef Michael Symon, owner of Roast in Detroit, made it clear during a Thursday call to a Cleveland radio station that he would not allow presumptive R...

TCL to bring smartphone with eye verification technology to India

Leaks and rumors for the devices codenamed, "Hamburg" and "Rome" have been circulating around the web for a while now. However, he is still confident that BlackBerry can still profit from its device business. Prior to this, a certain BlackBerry ...

Google Cast for Education lets students show their work to the class

The app will soon make its way to Apple's devices as well. The teacher can assist as a tour guide while students follow via VR, knowing about historical places and events in the whole process. The hope is that Google will be able to put streami...

Samsung to skip Galaxy Note 6?

Blass also mentions that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will feature a 5.7-inch QHD (2560×1440 pixels) Super AMOLED display , and 64GB internal storage, which can be expanded using a microSD card. Galaxy Note 7 chassis will boast dustproof body certi...

Mets officially re-sign Jose Reyes

Alderson said on a conference call he believes Reyes deserves a second chance, though he acknowledged he expects some fans will not agree with the decision. Reyes, 33, played primarily at shortstop for the Mets from 2003-11, but may be used in a util...

England putting whole hearted effort in wide-open Euro: Cahill

Rooney was one of six players dropped for the final group game against Slovakia, which ended 0-0 despite Hodgson's side having 29 shots and 61% possession. "If this was four years ago and you were saying you have to play France, Spain, Germany, you...

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Meek Mill Taps Beanie Sigel For Game Diss Track

I mean, you don't just use rat and cheese emojis unless someone was a tattle tale. In 48 hours after The Game dropped " 92 Bars ", Meek clapped back with a response track. Game...

New Jet Black iPhone 7 Is A Fingerprint Magnet and Scratches Easily

Yes, T-Mobile has announced that it will offer a free 32GB iPhone 7 during pre-order. Apple has killed off standard technology features before (remember the CD drive?). H...

Newton sets TD passing mark, Panthers down 49ers 46-27

A 0-2 would be crippling to start the season for the Panthers , and their MVP won't let it happen. If Marlowe is active against the 49ers, the Panthers would have to choose ...

Lockheed-Built OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Lifts Off for Asteroid Sampling Mission

NASA's asteroid-hunting spacecraft will be launched to space on Thursday and despite the unfortunate SpaceX rocket explosion on the same base at Cape Canaveral in Florida, the ag...

Fishermen upset over creation of Atlantic's first monument

The White House said that more than 20 countries attending the annual ocean conservation meeting will announce the creation of 40 significant new marine protected areas, tota...

SpaceX aims to resume launches in November, president says

The Sept. 1 blast occurred while the rocket was fueling in order to test its engines. Material may be useful for investigation, " a SpaceX official said in a Tweet . Successfull...

Apple unveils two new iPhones, Watch

First and foremost, the Pokemon GO Apple Watch app is the ideal companion to the smartphone version of the game . This was accomplished by configuring the speaker so that it ...

Asteroid Bennu getting first visitor in billions of years

With the science done and samples collected, the Orion capsule returns to Earth. OSIRIS-REx is ambitious due to its complexity, mission length, level of surface analysis, and qua...

Sony's new flagship Android phones still don't have fingerprint sensors

The Xperia XZ sports a 23-megapixel camera paired with what Sony calls " triple image sensing technology ". Aside from the XZ's 4K video and 5-axis IS, The biggest differ...

WhatsApp to share users' phone numbers, device information with Facebook

Thankfully, users will be able to opt out of sharing information with Facebook "for any sort of products or ad experiences", although their phone numbers will still be shared b...

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Gov. Christie announces changes to make MVC lines shorter

Gov. Christie announces changes to make MVC lines shorter

Christie's veto recommended ditching the smart-gun initiative and lowering permit standards, because, as he told the paper, New Jersey's regulations are already "among the most u...

Best Buy Returns $309 Million to Shareholders in Buyback Plan

As for overall performance. Analysts are expecting third-quarter EPS of $0.45 on sales of $8.77 billion. "In what we characterize as a solid quarter, especially given the heavily...

Celebrity Big Brother's Stephen Bear dumped by girlfriend when she enters house

I thought I would be with [Lillie] forever, but after thinking in here, she's not the one.' He added: 'I haven't got time for a girlfriend'. "I stood up to Bear, what a w****r". No...

Overwatch Season 2 Changes Skill Ratings, Reward System

Overwatch Season 2 Changes Skill Ratings, Reward System

Competitive points are gong to be multiplied by ten, an loot such as golden guns are going to cost ten times more. Blizzard has finally confirmed they will be implementing som...

Donald Trump and the Middle East

While Trump sought to take his approach to confronting terrorism beyond his heated rhetoric and policies, vowing to work with moderate Muslim communities and countries, the billion...