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Samsung update will prevent the Note 7 from charging

This software update will prevent U.S. Galaxy Note7 devices from charging and will eliminate their ability to work as mobile devices. An image shared with The Verge shows an alert sent out to a Note 7 owner in the USA stating that their phone will no longer charge as of December 15; a statement provided to The Next Web says December 19. Read More

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HTC launches Vive Studios, VR gaming and content studio to rival Oculus

When it launches, Arcade Saga will be compatible with both HTC Vive and Oculus Rift because of this. A top official from Vive Studios said " Arcade Saga " is a tribute to classic arcade games, Venture Beat reports. "We started with games because most of us are from games". 2 Bears Studios has alumni from Microsoft Game Studios, Midway and Rockstar at the helm, and will be continuing to develop games for the platform. Read More

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New Jersey honors 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attacks

New Jersey honors 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attacks

Groff was stationed at Pearl Harbor 75 years ago. Dozens of World War II veterans, and a handful of Pearl Harbor survivors gathered to share a meal and their stories on this, the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks in Hawaii. Groff, Jr. "I could see the planes coming in", 94-year-old Gordon Jones said. "It was a day that defined America and changed the world", said Tom O'Donnell, director of veteran affairs at Stockton University. Read More

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Galaxy S8: report claims 3.5mm headphone jack is no more

Galaxy S8: report claims 3.5mm headphone jack is no more

Removing the headphone jack, however, still seems dumb at this juncture. In addition to this report, the Galaxy S8 is said to have a stereo form Harman Kardon branding. Now rumors are populating on the Internet, that the next Galaxy device may ditch the audio headphone jack. Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. Read More

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Pokémon Sun and Moon set big new sales record for Nintendo

Pokémon Sun and Moon set big new sales record for Nintendo

This could mean that it is undeniably one of the fastest-selling units of games of Nintendo Company and even compared to the other games outmin the market these days. The games are available on the Nintendo 3DS worldwide in Japanese, English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Korean, and - unlike in the previous generation - Chinese (Traditional and Simplified). Read More

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Los Angeles Clippers vs

Los Angeles Clippers vs

The Clippers also will get only one day off in Los Angeles before hosting in on Sunday. The Clippers sat Blake Griffin Tuesday in Brooklyn, signs the Clippers are serious about a season-long maintenance plan for their players. "We need to have a different approach". Gordon Hayward had 32 points and seven assists for Utah. They limited the Cavaliers to just nine three-pointers, breaking Cleveland's National Basketball Association record of making at least 10 threes in its first 16 games. Read More

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Facebook COO donates $100 million to charity

Facebook COO donates $100 million to charity

The stock, 880,000 shares, was transferred into what is known as a donor-advised fund as per recode report . Sandberg's donations will also benefit OptionB.org, a new grief and loss support initiative that she plans to launch next spring together with her next book, Option B , that deals with building resilience in the face of loss and hardship. Read More

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The Rainbow Six Siege Year 2 Pass is out now

The Rainbow Six Siege Year 2 Pass is out now

The fun doesn't just end here. Additionally, if you owned the Year 1 Season Pass, you will receive a bonus 600 R6 Credits on top of the 600 that comes with the Year 2 Pass. "Year 2" is kicking off soon. Well, they plan on extending the content expectations for seasons to come. Ubisoft has promised more information about Year 2 will be announced at the Six Invitational on February 3-5, 2017. Read More

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Nintendo to Open Areas in Three Universal Theme Parks

Nintendo creative director Shigeru Miyamoto and Universal creative Mark Woodbury had a chance to lay out their vision for the upcoming attraction park expansion in a new video published by the Japanese game-maker. The Nintendo /Universal Parks collaboration will likely take a few years to come to fruition, so until fans can physically walk into the Nintendo universe they will have to settle for immersing themselves the old fashioned way. Read More

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NU community voices opinions on Electoral College

This is the second time in the past five elections the victor of the popular vote has lost the Electoral College. Each state gets the same number of electoral votes as they have members of Congress - U.S. Clearly, these people do not understand that the Electoral College is the most undemocratic part of our democracy. Electors are decided on the first Tuesday in November and they pledge to vote the way their state did. Read More

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ARK: Survival Evolved PS4 release date finalised

ARK: Survival Evolved PS4 release date finalised

Snail Games and Studio WildCard have announced a licensing agreement to bring ARK: Survival Evolved into the VR space through an "interactive dinosaur theme park multiplayer experience" called ARK Park. "The Survivor's Pack adds extra PS4 content including a Bionic Giganotosaurus skin plus an entire Manticore armour set for male and female characters". Read More

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Amazon worker leaps from building at Seattle campus

Amazon worker leaps from building at Seattle campus

He then jumped from a building at the company's headquarters in Seattle, Monday morning. The employee had also recently put in a request to be transferred to a different department. Considering that the company has previously faced enormous public criticism on occasions where employees have stepped forward and openly criticized it for its weak policies and bad work environment, Amazon's attempts to shun the bad press seem to have failed miserably this time . Read More

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Microsoft Surface Phone May Have Delayed Surface Book

GSM Arena reports that even though certain Surface Phones have made appearances in renders and benchmark leaks in the past, there is still no sign of their launch, let alone their existence. It is no secret that Microsoft wishes to expand its product line-up and their next major release is a Surface phone. "Therefore we stopped doing things that were me-too and started doing things, even if they are today very sub-scale, to be very focused on a specific set of customers who need a ... Read More

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Unlocked HTC 10 Flagships Now Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Update

Unlocked HTC 10 Flagships Now Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Update

Keeping its promise, the company has today rolled out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to the unlocked HTC 10 units. The company announced 25 November as the date and its good to know that they are sticking with the timeline. Both the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge were range-topping flagships but it took nearly half a year for the Marshmallow update to reach them. The HTC 10 is among the first phones to get the operating system. Read More

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Where to find the cheapest PS4 on Black Friday 2016

Where to find the cheapest PS4 on Black Friday 2016

This Black Friday, Gamestop is also launching a bunch of Black Friday offers, coupons, and promo codes for the latest PC games , Virtual Reality gear, collectibles, and apparel. Hourly deals on Gold, Silver and Bronze pack offers are expected, along with lightning offers which will likely include highly sought after players. Read More

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Facebook talks 'connectivity' at summit, fighting fake news

Zuckerberg's address follows heavy scrutiny of the role played by his massive social media in the recent US presidential election. Since anyone on Facebook can report links as false, the social media giant relies on clues within those reports along with how often people share links from myth-busting sites like Snopes to properly identify potential misinformation. Read More

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Facebook Struggles With Fake News Rife On Website

Facebook Struggles With Fake News Rife On Website

The Buzzfeed News' investigation tells us that those small fake news about the election campaign outperformed the Google Doc stories in the last three months of the election. He also published a story that went viral previous year about a Yelp vs. Since Trump's victory, Google and Facebook have said they will expand efforts to weed out fake news sites in order to help stop them from becoming viral. Read More

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