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LG Announces the HU80KA 4K UHD Projector - CES 2018

So users are able to move it to another room if they wish to do so. The new tiny 4K projector is one such project capable of projecting 150-inch screen on any wall in your house. Alternatively, external speakers or a sound bar can be connected via optical output, HDMI or wirelessly through Bluetooth for enhanced audio performance. Read More

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Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed

Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed

The phone is running Android 7.1.1 Nougat for now and it is upgradeable to Android 8.0 Oreo, with the stock Android OS. The fingerprint scanner in Nokia 6 is embedded into the home button on the front. The Nokia 6 2018 has been launched in China in two variants - one with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage for CNY 1499 (roughly Rs 14,600) and one with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage for CNY 1699 (roughly Rs 16,600). Read More

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CES 2018: LG showcases 88-inches OLED display with an 8K resolution

CES 2018: LG showcases 88-inches OLED display with an 8K resolution

We saw 4K and HDR getting popular in 2017 and now as we enter 2018 LG is all set to launch world's first 8K OLED display at CES 2018 . LG has teased the 88-inch 8K display and we will know more about it next week at CES. LCDs are usually non-emissive which means they require backlight units. LG said that conventionally, increases in resolution make pixels smaller, and that lowers aperture ratio, which makes it hard to maintain luminance. Read More

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Bears Drop Season Finale vs. Vikings

Bears Drop Season Finale vs. Vikings

The Vikings haven't allowed the fewest yards in a season since 1993 or the fewest points in a season since 1971. They are the No. 2 seed in the conference for the first time since 2009. Keenum said 13-3 had "a nice ring to it". "This place is insane hard for teams to come in and play, especially with our defense". The Bears have missed the playoffs in 10 of the past 11 seasons and Fox recorded only three wins against NFC North teams entering Sunday's finale against the division ... Read More

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Apple's CEO Must Fly Private Aircrafts For Security Reasons

Apple's CEO Must Fly Private Aircrafts For Security Reasons

That's up from $8,747,719 in fiscal 2016, which saw Apple's first dip in annual revenues in more than a decade as a result of lower iPhone sales . Cook is getting the mandatory perk that cost the company $US93,109 ($A119,459) this year for personal trips alone, The New York Post reports . Just like Cook, other Apple executives can also use the private jets when required. Read More

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BSE Sensex trades at record high, Nifty rises above 10500

It was yet another day of records for stock markets Tuesday as both Sensex and Nifty closed at life highs, mainly because of some fag end buying by participants. dollar in a moderately less active traded market as many dealers were on leave for the year end. Sixteen out of 19 sector gauges compiled by BSE were trading higher led by the S&P BSE Oil & Gas Index's 0.9 percent gain. Read More

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Amazon Sees Surging Prime Memberships in 'Biggest' Ever Holiday Season

Amazon Sees Surging Prime Memberships in 'Biggest' Ever Holiday Season

This combined with the fact that Amazon is the largest retailer in the world, makes being blacklisted a negative impact on sales even for a company of Google's size. The most requested song from Alexa customers this holiday season was " Jingle Bells ". Amazon's Alexa app also topped the App Store charts for Apple's iPhone, presumably as people set up their new devices. Read More

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Reliance Jio, Vodafone, Airtel

Reliance Jio, Vodafone, Airtel

This 229 plan of Vodafone offers same benefits as the 199 plan with an added advantage that users opting for Vodafone 229 plan will get 1GB 4G data per day, 100 Free SMS per day and Unlimited calls. But Vodafone falls short of Reliance Jio though as the new entrant is offering 1.2GB data per day for the same price. Jio's Happy New Year plan gives tough competition to incumbent operator's plans . Read More

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First images of 2019 Jeep Cherokee refresh revealed

First images of 2019 Jeep Cherokee refresh revealed

And anoraks will note that the bars of the signature seven slated grille are shorter and chunkier (another nod to the Compass ) and that the number plate has migrated from the rear bumper to a restyled tailgate. Between the A- and D-pillars, changes appear minor. Until then, we'll bring you all of the latest Jeep news as it unfolds in Detroit next month. A redesigned rear bumper and what appears to be elongated exhaust pipe finishers complete the revisions at the back of the 2019 Cherokee. Read More

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New details released about deadly dog attack case

New details released about deadly dog attack case

Bethany Stephens , 22, was found about 8:20 p.m. Thursday in a wooded area in Goodland, WTVR reported . "It appeared the attack was a violent attack initiated by the victims' dogs while the victim was out for a walk with the dogs", Sheriff James Agnew said of the preliminary findings from the Medical Examiner's Office. Read More

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Injustice 2 To Receive a Free Weekend

Injustice 2 To Receive a Free Weekend

Warner Bros. Interactive has announced that PS4 and Xbox One owners who've not yet tried out the popular DC fighting game Injustice 2 will get the opportunity to do so thanks to a free trial. It'll also be on sale this weekend for $30 Dollars, though it's unclear if that also includes any DLC or the Ultimate Edition, which comes with all of the DLC characters, whether they be present or upcoming. Read More

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This Google Maps update could be a day saver for sleepy commuters

This Google Maps update could be a day saver for sleepy commuters

What's new here is that you'll soon be able to tap a "start" button at the bottom the screen with the details about your transit journey and then get live updates as you walk or ride on your local buses and trains. These updates will appear within the app when you have it open as well as on the lock screen during your trip. Google products set to incorporate the new feature include Google Assistant, Google Search, Google Earth, and Android Auto. Read More

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NASA to make announcement on new discovery from planet-hunting mission

NASA to make announcement on new discovery from planet-hunting mission

NASA does not mention aliens explicitly in its description of the telescope's mission, but it does state that Kepler is on the hunt for planets like Earth . " Machine learning is an approach to artificial intelligence , and demonstrates new ways of analyzing Kepler data", said NASA in a press release meant to tease the highly anticipated reveals on the conference, as reported by The Inquisitr . Read More

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Geminid meteor to display this Wednesday

Geminid meteor to display this Wednesday

NASA will livestream the Geminid shower beginning at 9 p.m. on December 13, from the Automated Lunar and Meteor Observatory at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Spectators will see several Geminids in the Southern Hemisphere, where the radiant doesn't rise very high above the horizon. Give your eyes time to settle in the dark. Read More

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Al Franken Makes Announcement While Under Pressure to Resign Over Allegations

Al Franken Makes Announcement While Under Pressure to Resign Over Allegations

Lindsay Menz told CNN that Franken put his hand on her buttocks in 2010 while posing for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair . "It's like I was no longer a person, only ornamental". Comedian-turned-U.S. Senator Al Franken has resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct. According to Politico, the woman, a former Democratic congressional aide, said Franken tried to kiss her after a taping of his radio show in 2006. Read More

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Instagram tests new messaging app

Instagram tests new messaging app

Today, Instagram Direct , Instagram's in-app messaging service, is being tested as a standalone app, and moving out of the main Instagram app for those who download the new one. Direct also ships with four exclusive filters and is ultimately seeking to grow its user base even more by providing people with a more focused experience, albeit one that's still deeply integrated into Instagram . Read More

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Massive Black Hole Quasar Is The Farthest Ever Discovered

Massive Black Hole Quasar Is The Farthest Ever Discovered

Based on the quasar's redshift, the researchers calculated the mass of the black hole at its center and determined that it is around 800 million times the mass of the sun. Before, scientists thought that if there were black holes that formed soon after the Big Bang , there would need to be certain conditions which would allow the supermassive black hole to be born. Read More

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Facebook Messenger Kids: How does it work and where is it available?

Facebook Messenger Kids: How does it work and where is it available?

Parents are concerned by Facebook's new app for kids under 13. When it comes to ads, Facebook said it will also not use data from Messenger Kids for Facebook ads. Through the app kids can still message their friends and family members but under parental control. Balkam also stated that the millions of kids under 13 are already on Facebook, with or without their parents' approval. Read More

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Look for December's Supermoon this Weekend!

Look for December's Supermoon this Weekend!

A supermoon is a Moon that is full when it is also at or near its closest point in its orbit around Earth. In November 2016, the moon reached a distance closest to the Earth than ever seen since 1948, producing a supersized supermoon. But for those who can't wake up that early, the moon will still look bigger - and brighter - throughout the night. If you want to celebrate the year's most super supermoon as a holiday for moongazers, I don't see anything wrong with that. Read More

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Waze Is the First GPS App to Support Carpool Lanes

Waze Is the First GPS App to Support Carpool Lanes

The new motorbike option will make Waze more useful and enjoyable for those who enjoy riding on two wheels, and the Talk to Waze feature allows complete handsfree interaction with a new hotword " Ok Waze ". In addition, the new Waze 4.33 update will see a new feature allowing drivers and motorcyclists to get to their destination with two simple words - " OK Waze ". Read More

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Get the iPhone 7 now for an absolute steal for Black Friday

Get the iPhone 7 now for an absolute steal for Black Friday

SAVE Add items to your online shopping basket or save the links to your bookmarks to revisit on the day. Best Buy (BBY), Wal-Mart and Target also were offering discounts on various models of Apple iPad tablets. Pick up an iPhone 6s or iPhone 7 (or their plus equivalents), and you'll score a $70 gift card. The Macbook , Macbook Air, Macbook Pro , iMac and Mac Pro are all covered by the deal. Read More

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