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Twitter users can now broadcast live video from within a tweet

But now that users can live-stream straight from the Twitter app, it remains to be seen how long the company will keep Periscope around at all. "With this update , anyone can now broadcast what's happening live". The fact that Twitter is adding live broadcast feature within its main app also raises some doubts about what the microblogging platform plans to do with the app it acquired previous year. Read More

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Lake-Effect Snow Now, But Heavier Later

Lake-Effect Snow Now, But Heavier Later

The Canadian model is the coldest, and it would bring freezing rain through the Upstate during the early AM, then change it to rain in the mid-morning (like the GFS model ). In the Northeast, "the cold weather will be more significant as we get into Thursday ", weather service meteorologist Brian Hurley said. Snow will change to rain before sunrise for most coastal communities, but travel will still be tough - melting snow, slush and some heavy rain. Read More

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IOS 10.2 is out with new emoji, TV app and wallpapers

IOS 10.2 is out with new emoji, TV app and wallpapers

For the complete release notes, including bug fixes and other things you might not notice, go here . The new TV app Apple demoed in their latest keynote is included with iOS 10 .2. The app's single sign-on (SSO) feature simplifies the process. The Photos app is better at grouping similar photos of the same person. If security is important to you, iOS 10 .2 is probably worth a download right now. Read More

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Kim Kardashian Makes Her Internet Return In Lingerie For LOVE Magazine

Kim Kardashian Makes Her Internet Return In Lingerie For LOVE Magazine

We assume the reclusive reality star did the sultry video before her Paris attack - but she's looking damn good. In her first-released photo shoot since being robbed at gunpoint, Kim Kardashian looks sexier than ever. It's unclear if the 36-year-old has done any work like this since she was held at gunpoint and robbed on October 3. The mother of two has kept a low profile since the robbery. Read More

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Navy, Coast Guard, NDRF geared up for cyclone Vardah

Navy, Coast Guard, NDRF geared up for cyclone Vardah

He wanted steps that would prevent breaches to tanks and help in effectively dealing with the situation arising from floods, while taking necessary relief and rehabilitation measures in Chittoor and Nellore districts. "Squally wind speed reaching 50-60 kmph gusting to 70 kmph very likely to prevail over remaining districts of north Tamilnadu & Puducherry and south Andhra Pradesh coasts during the same period", the Met Department said in a statement. Read More

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Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Hits Off Northern California Coast

There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from the quake. The quake - which hit around 6.50am Pacific time - was initially thought to be 6.9-magnitude, but the it was revised down to 6.5. Bay Area natural disaster tracker here. California's northern coast is one of the most seismically active areas in the state, regularly enduring major quakes, the Times reported . Read More

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Existing Windows Phone Flagships Won't Be Able to Run Desktop Apps

But, Windows RT failed in the marketplace because of confusion about how it operated and its lack of support for classic applications; Windows 10 Mobile also failed for lack of applications and being late to market. It's not even the first time we've seen Windows running on ARM processors . An emulator will allow such devices to run existing Windows applications built on Win32, the main programming interface for Windows, as well as programs designed under the universal Windows platform ... Read More

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Hating TV star arrested for battery after smacking Uber driver

Hating TV star arrested for battery after smacking Uber driver

LAPD officer Jenny Houser said the incident was officially recorded as a citizen's arrest, meaning a civilian took the law enforcement matters into their own hands, according to The Hollywood Reporter . The altercation with the driver occurred after Miller was picked up from the GQ Awards, according to TMZ. The Silicon Valley player was also reportedly at another event, NY magazine's Vulture Awards Season party , at the Sunset Gower Hotel last night. Read More

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Japan-US-Pearl Harbor story

Japan-US-Pearl Harbor story

And while President Obama wasn't at the ceremony, he is expected to visit the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial later this month with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. "Like September 11 was important, now its waned a little bit and that's like Pearl Harbor Day so one of the things we do is recognized those days so people don't forget Pearl Harbor Day", Leroy Jansky with the Chippewa Falls Patriotic Council said. Read More

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'Mannequin Challenge' Video Leads to Arrests for Guns, Drugs at Alabama Home

'Mannequin Challenge' Video Leads to Arrests for Guns, Drugs at Alabama Home

Cops seized two handguns, an assault rifle, a shotgun, along with multiple rounds of ammunition. The video has been shared almost 86,000 times since it was posted to Facebook on November 9. Majority are heavily armed and look like they're about to pull the trigger. Last month, prison officials were forced to investigate after a mannequin challenge was posted from inside an Alabama prison. Read More

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Microsoft aiming for Project Scorpio to have a

Microsoft aiming for Project Scorpio to have a "console price-point"

Here are the list of free games coming to Xbox One and Xbox 360 this month. Needless to say, gamers will have to shell out a hefty amount to own this Project Scorpio . "That leads us to believe one of two things". And the wonderful part about it is that Xbox One Scorpio is going to also use that tech. Although it's nothing too definitive right now, it's promising that Crackdown 3 will be among one of the many great titles Microsoft has planned for next year. Read More

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Oil industry urges Trump to approve Dakota Access pipeline

Industry backers said approving Dakota Access should be a top priority for Trump. The Army's decision likely halts progress on the project until after President-elect Donald Trump takes office on January 20. Energy Transfer Partners has said the pipeline is now more than 90 percent complete. Its intent is to carry oil to a shipping point in IL. Trump-who owns a stake in at least one company invested in the project-has indicated that he supports the pipeline to promote "policies that ... Read More

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THE LAST OF US PART II Is Revealed With Goosebumps-Inducing Trailer

THE LAST OF US PART II Is Revealed With Goosebumps-Inducing Trailer

Check out the trailer below. "You have to understand that no one loves these characters more than we do, and we would not do this if we didn't feel like we didn't have the right idea", Kotaku reported him as saying. From the developers at Naughty Dog comes the sequel to one of the most critically acclaimed games of the generation. Formally titled The Last Of Us Part 2 , it's now in early development for Playstation 4. Read More

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New Parkinson's discovery by Caltech could be ground breaking for future treatment

New Parkinson's discovery by Caltech could be ground breaking for future treatment

Persons with PD often exhibit gastrointestinal symptoms and intestinal pathology that precede motor symptoms by years in some cases, and the idea that disease might originate in the gut was proposed more than a decade ago. First, the team acquired two sets of mice that had been genetically modified to overproduce alpha-synuclein - the protein that is the hallmark of the disease. Read More

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Ohio State attacker buried amid shock from family over death

Ohio State attacker buried amid shock from family over death

It might have been better to wait for more information before having that chat, in retrospect. But it is impossible for several reasons for the Department of Homeland Security to anticipate and block every threat. 28, 2016, before he was shot to death by an officer. An alleged ISIS-inspired terror knife attack isn't going to stop people at Ohio State from talking about the Buckeyes' dramatic double-overtime win over rival MI. Read More

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Twitter accounts of Indian opposition party hacked

Twitter accounts of Indian opposition party hacked

Congress leader Ahmed Patel said on Twitter. He demanded that Congress tender an apology for making such a "baseless" allegation. Congress claims that the attempt is a "predetermined conspiracy" and attack on free speech and right to disagree and the hacking incident of two major accounts of the party is the proof for the same. Read More

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Twitter takes new head of product from newly-bought startup

Twitter takes new head of product from newly-bought startup

Prior to that, Coleman was a director of product management at Google . The company has today acquired a not-so-popular social networking company - 'Yes, Inc .' to onboard a new VP of Product. The move is expected to save the company between $10 million and $20 million. Jeff Seibert served as consumer product boss in the wake of Weil's departure for a short time before he was taken off the position over the summer . Read More

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Great Barrier Reef report in, scorecard pending

On some reefs in the north, almost all the corals have died. Heat stress from record high summer temperatures damages the microscopic algae (zooxanthellae) that live in the tissues of corals, turning them white. They reported no change over this extended period in the amount of corals in the remote, northern region. "Most of the losses in 2016 have occurred in the northern, most-pristine part of the Great Barrier Reef ", said Terry Hughes , head of the Centre of Excellence for Coral ... Read More

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Pokemon GO to get 100 new Pokemon, including legendaries

That would truly be a game changer for current players and don't forget it also means the release date at last for Mew and Mewtwo coming out for Pokemon Go as well. Our first six months has been nothing short of exciting and your continued support has been inspiring. Meanwhile, news about " Pokemon Go " Christmas event have surfaced online but Niantic has not confirmed their plans for the possible update. Read More

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Take-Two: Nintendo reaching out to third parties

Take-Two: Nintendo reaching out to third parties

The media-only event will officially be held on the 13th of January 2017 in NY, following the already announced Nintendo Switch presentation this coming January 12. The maker of Stardew Valley recently announced plans to bring the farming sim to the Nintendo Switch next year. At least, the optimistic words from Karl Slatoff provide enough hints that this game will be coming once the Nintendo Switch releases in 2017. Read More

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