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Tech Android Go phones will be unveiled at next week's MWC 2018
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Nokia 8810 is a "smart feature phone" as it comes with access to an app store. The Nokia 7 Plus is machined from a single block of aluminum which then receives 6 layers of paint for a ceramic-like finish. This one also has a 6-inch screen with 18:9 aspect ratio to narrow down the size of bezels. There is 32 or 64GB storage on board which can be expanded via a microSD card.

Tech CHS students join nation's gun protests
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Some high schools are pushing back against national protests like March for Our Lives and National School Walkout with internal policies. Boston University , Dartmouth, Northeastern, UCLA, and more have spoken out promising the same. Such disciplinary action can sometimes hurt a student's chances of getting into a preferred college. Nor do Seattle Pacific University, Gonzaga University or Whitman College, spokespersons for those schools said.

Tech Huawei launches Mediapad M5 and M5 Pro at #MWC2018
Author: 0 Huawei launches Mediapad M5 and M5 Pro at #MWC2018

The MateBook X Pro is also one of very few notebooks to offer a 4 speaker Dolby Atmos experience for high-quality audio bolstered by treble and bass speakers. The speaker is powered by a dedicated ship for the ideal sound, the 8.4 inches model comes with dual speaker setup. On the software front, the tablet runs Android 8.0 Oreo-based EMUI 8 .0 OS on top.

Tech LG V30S ThinQ with enhanced AI capabilities announced at MWC 2018
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When taking photos, for example, the AI CAM feature takes control over settings like saturation, sharpness, and contrast, and adjusts them optimally based on the scene it "sees". Further, the QLens feature offers detailed information of landmarks such as buildings and statues. As we mentioned, LG is offering the standard V30S ThinQ with 128GB of onboard storage , while a V30S ThinQ+ variant is also available with 256GB of internal storage .

Tech Microsoft & Xiaomi Team Up To Make AI-Powered Devices
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This would increase Microsoft's userbase. The two companies are exploring an integration and other ways to take advantage of the growing market around the world for AI-powered speakers. Also, Microsoft will get more users for Windows 10 and other Microsoft services. " Xiaomi's mission is to let everyone in the world enjoy technology".

Tech Nokia 7 Plus Leaked In Product Renders
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From the leak, the new Nokia phone is expected to feature a full-screen design and a display that comes with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The likes of BT Group Plc, Vodafone and Telefonica are trying to sell products and services to companies by helping them digitize their processes and hook factories up to the internet so they work more efficiently.

Tech Indian Minister Babul Supriyo calls for temporary ban on Pakistani artists
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In the meantime, composer Shamir Tandon has defended why his voice was used in the film. "I will be the first one to refrain", Tandon said. He told news agency IANS that 'people should take a collective stand against all Pakistani artistes and not just single out one person.' Rahat Fateh Ali Khan's voice in Ishtehaar had irked singer-turned-union minister Babul Supriyo, who later demanded a dubbed version of the song in the final cut.

Tech Kendrick Lamar & SZA Sued Over 'Black Panther' Music Video Artwork
Author: 0 Kendrick Lamar & SZA Sued Over 'Black Panther' Music Video Artwork

The critically acclaimed artist said she ended up declining to work with the teams both times . Viktor and her lawyer will now approach the discrepancy with litigation. "We are confident that Ms. Viktor will prevail". As well as reportedly stealing the "unique look and feel" of her work, Viktor claims Kendrick and SZA lifted "stylized motifs of mythical animals, gilded geometric forms on a black background, and distinctively textured areas and patterns".

Tech Winter Olympics 2018: How to watch the closing ceremony
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Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond performs during the women's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. The US still look likely to fall slightly below the forecast of Games statistics-provider Gracenote, which predicted 11 golds. Canada's men's shocker came a day after the women's disappointing 3-2 shootout loss to the United States in the gold-medal final.

Tech Nokia 9, Nokia 8 Pro likely to launch during MWC 2018
Author: 0 Nokia 9, Nokia 8 Pro likely to launch during MWC 2018

On all major online and offline channels, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge 32GB variant has received a price cut and it can be bought for Rs 35,900 . Even as we count the remaining hours rather than the days left to Samsung's MWC 2018 attention-hogging Galaxy S9 announcement , inside information continues to be disclosed without official authorization, painting a not-very-pretty pricing picture.

Author: 0 United States men's curling upset, women's figure skating finals

Eileen and Jeff Shiffrin, who had raced on the Master's circuit, started Mikaela's prodigious career when she was a toddler - pulling her around the living room on skis, according to a recent New Yorker profile. But this time , the commentary just might be worth the wait, since NBC announced on Wednesday that their glam figure skating team of Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir will be helming the network's primetime coverage.

Tech Florida plan requires gun buyers to be 21 and up
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President Donald Trump in the White House. Handful of states already have laws allowing teachers to carry guns if they get special training. American Outdoor Brands Corp. Records show he was recently nominated twice for Deputy of the Year. NRA officials have been sharply criticized in recent days for the organization's attacks on law enforcement, the intelligence community, and its claims that those who want to alter existing laws to crack down on school shootings as trying to "destroy" ...

Tech Florida deputies to guard schools with rifles
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Not even 24 hours after the massacre, threats began pouring into schools across the country, prompting schools to not only ensure parents their children were safe, but also to examine what measures they had in place to prevent a tragedy in their district.

Tech Porsche reveals new GT3 RS (+ SA pricing)
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Porsche promises to retain "the flat-six engine in the rear" and "the ideal feedback from the brakes, steering, and pedal system" that have made the 911 a favourite among enthusiasts. He said: "I drove the prototype of our upcoming electric sports vehicle, the Mission E , and it was a very compelling experience. But the customer has to make the choice to use them and, above all, be able to switch them off when they're not desired".

Tech Monkeys Carted Away N70m Belonging To Senate Caucus - Shehu Sani
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Adamu alongside eight other senators, staged a walk out from Senate proceedings last week at the amendment which they said was "hurriedly passed" to target President Muhammadu Buhari. "But, I will stand by my decision". One of the dissenting senators, representing Delta Central Senatorial district, Ovie Omo-Agege on Wednesday preempted being sanctioned by the senate leadership.

Tech Police name Netanyahu associates in Israeli corruption probe
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Netanyahu. Case 4000 is looking into whether the prime minister enacted policies that would be financially beneficial to his friend Shaul Elovitch, the controlling shareholder of the telecommunications company Bezeq, in exchange for positive coverage on Elovitch's Walla! news site.

Tech Amazon, tech stocks lift Wall St
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Also, the January Fed policy meeting came before the latest reports on employment, consumer prices and producer prices, which showed ongoing labor market tightening, wage growth and evidence that inflation is heating up. This as the U.S. economy is at the end of its 10-year business cycle, meaning the labor market situation and inflation are still the primary factors to watch out for when making longer-term GDP and policy projections.

Tech Google Connects Business And Android Users Via RCS Messages
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RCS messaging aims to provide a better experience than SMS text messages sent from four digit phone numbers by businesses. First launched in 2007, the RCS initiative has been led since 2008 by the Groupe Speciale Mobile Association (GSMA), a trade group for the mobile device and services industry that organizes the annual Mobile World Congress.

Tech Do You Own Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) Shares?
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This represents a decrease of -20% in the number of shares being shorted compared to the previous reading, and implies that investors felt less pessimistic about the stock during the past two weeks. Also, EVP Henry Gomez sold 119,515 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 18th. Investors may use Price to Book to display how the market portrays the value of a stock.

Tech Dropbox officially files IPO, cloud service seeking $500 million
Author: 0 Dropbox officially files IPO, cloud service seeking $500 million

While many have noted a track record of profitability, Dropbox had a net loss of $111.7 million in 2017. Dropbox privately filed for its IPO just last month as the company built expectations for a public offering over the a year ago. It lost $112 million in 2017, down from $210 million in 2016. Dropbox was last valued at $ 10 billion in a 2014 venture-capital round. The California-based digital storage firm with 11 million paid users across 180 countries said that about half of its ...

Tech Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact surface ahead of MWC debut
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact surface ahead of MWC debut

Both the XZ2 and XZ2 Compact will apparently share the same redesigned look. The XZ2 will feature a 5.7-inch display, while the XZ2 Compact opts for a 5-inch one. For example, both will run Android 8.0 out of the box and will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 processor (which is also present in the Galaxy S9).

Tech Up for Grabs: Steve Jobs' Typo-Filled Job Application
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But he stuck around the campus for a year and a half to audit creative courses, including classes on Shakespeare, dance, and calligraphy, according to a news release. The document dates from when Jobs had dropped out of college, and before he secured a job at Atari where he met Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple.

Author: 0 Nokia 7 Plus fresh images leaked ahead of launch at MWC 2018

First and foremost is the Samsung Galaxy S9 , which is all but confirmed to be debuting at MWC. Nokia 7 Plus is an upgrade to the basic Nokia 7 device that was launched previous year by the Finnish Start-up - HMD Global. The renders show a dual camera setup with a Carl Zeiss lens, dual LED flash on the back, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. We expect these two devices to climb on to the display racks next week when the MWC is on.

Author: 0 Are actors portraying Florida school shooting victims?

Since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting , some conspiracy theorists believe that actors have been paid to appear at mass shootings and talk to media in order to advance gun control messages. US Senator Marco Rubio came to the student's defense on Twitter saying: 'Claiming some of the students on TV after Parkland are actors is the work of a disgusting group of idiots with no sense of decency'.

Tech New Huawei P20 live images leaked sans the headphone jack
Author: 0 New Huawei P20 live images leaked sans the headphone jack

It's unclear exactly what this means, but it likely indicates the phone uses a virtual volume key, with the ability to swipe up and down to control the volume. The bottom of the device shows a USB-C charging port and NO headphone jack. The Huawei logo follows the same design line, suggesting the phone will be used for taking pictures in landscape mode (or as some might call it, the proper mode to take smartphone pictures).

Tech Water Pump Market Size, End-Use Industry, and Region - Global Industry Insights
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Tech Defiant Florida Survivors Leave NRA Spokeswoman Stuttering For Answers
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The National Rifle Association's national spokeswoman argued Thursday that " many in legacy media love mass shootings" during a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference. "I expected to be able to ask my questions and give my opinion on my questions", said Haab."I don't think that it's going get anything accomplished", he concluded.

Tech Peyton High School students could face felony charges for possible threats
Author: 0 Peyton High School students could face felony charges for possible threats

Jeff Davis school officials contacted the sheriff's office this morning to report an incident involving a student at Hathaway High School. The arrested teen will have a court hearing at 9 a.m. "We did not feel it was a situation enough to go to that next level", he said. Dr. Seymore communicated with the parents this morning through our school messenger.

Author: 0 Theresa May 'can't handle' hard Brexit MPs

The EU has said the transition phase should end on 31 December, 2020, the end of its budget period. "The best way to protect and enhance the high standards that exist in this country is to stay in the Single Market and the Customs Union", which British Prime Minister Theresa May has said Britain will leave, Umunna said.

Tech Airbnb is going mainstream and adding regular hotels to its listings
Author: 0 Airbnb is going mainstream and adding regular hotels to its listings

The company is adding four new property types to its existing line up, new tiers of service, a "Collections" listing for homes that fit specific types of travelers and a guest membership loyalty program. "People thought the idea that strangers would stay in each other's homes was insane", Chesky said. For those looking for a specific type of house to rent, Airbnb will also be launching what it calls Collections, homes that fit the needs of different groups.

Tech New Battlefield Will Be Playable At EA Play This Year Before E3
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The three-day event will include hundreds of game stations with demos and some pretty unique experiences for those who attend. Moreover, EA confirmed that the event will provide the "chance to play our next Battlefield experience , new EA SPORTS games, and get an inside look at the stunning new action game, Anthem ".