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Google Ends "First Click Free" Program

Newman told Sputnik. This was known as the First Click Free policy and was meant to help drive traffic to sites that were not freely accessible all the time . That include introducing single-click subscriptions on Android and through other Google services. Google's CEO Sundar Pichai has made subscriptions a priority and said he was involved very closely in numerous discussions with publishers. Read More

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Canada taps Netflix amid review of TV, arts policy in online era

Canada taps Netflix amid review of TV, arts policy in online era

This has raised concerns over the loss of Canadian content, worries over how to compete with streaming services and calls for streaming taxes - with the proceeds going to fund Canadian programming. Joly announced that $125 million has been earmarked over five years to support a creative export strategy that includes the new Creative Export Fund, which will be launched in 2018 with the aim of helping cultural producers increase their presence outside the country. Read More

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Global airports hit by computer system crash

Global airports hit by computer system crash

Amadeus operates global booking systems for travel and offers airlines a check-in service. Lufthansa, Air France and Southwest Airlines all reported check in delays due to the outage. Long check-in lines were a common sight for passengers all over the world Thursday. A spokesman for Heathrow Airport, which is Europe's busiest and serves London, said that a "small number of airlines" were experiencing "intermittent issues" but that passengers could still check in for their flights. Read More

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Is the Apple Inc. iPhone 8 a Failure?

Is the Apple Inc. iPhone 8 a Failure?

The iPhone 8 Plus starts at $799, which is $30 higher than that of the iPhone 7 Plus at launch. Because Apple is demanding twice full service charge from replacement of rear window, according to change of e cran glass . In this article, you can read everything you need to know concerning iPhone X pre-orders. A popular new feature is the facial recognition. Special neural engine in A11 Bionic chip enables a host of computational photography capabilities in the portrait mode on the ... Read More

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JJ Watt takes out Russell Bodine to confirm Texans victory

JJ Watt takes out Russell Bodine to confirm Texans victory

The Bengals' tailback depth, with Mixon supporting accomplished veterans Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill , amassed only 75 yards on 21 carries, or 3.6 per rush. Additionally, each of the three tight ends was out against Cincinnati with an injury. "I have to put this one behind us", acknowledged Dalton. The real shocker though is how the supposed quarterback guru doesn't see what's so plain about the guys he is choosing - they just stink. Read More

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VW plans to roll out 80 electric and hybrid models by 2025

VW plans to roll out 80 electric and hybrid models by 2025

Volkswagen will offer both front and all-wheel-drive versions of the model, and promises that it will combine the ability of an SUV with the driving dynamics of a hatch, and offer ride comfort that on a par with the Golf . Voice interaction allows the driver to open or close the doors, although VW has not yet revealed how the voice command system will make distinctions between the owner and others. Read More

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See You On the Dark Side of the Moon - 2017 Solar Eclipse

See You On the Dark Side of the Moon - 2017 Solar Eclipse

Throughout all stages of human history, major events (like 9/11) have been marked by a spike or increase in solar activity. When I brought the images into Lightroom I didn't have to do too much editing. If and how an eclipse affects an individual is a specific and detailed calculation and is in itself a vast subject. This debris came together forming our moon which orbits in the Earth's gradational force and reflects back to us on Earth the light of the sun. Read More

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How to watch today's SpaceX rocket launch

How to watch today's SpaceX rocket launch

In what is fast becoming a routine event this was the 15th successful landing out of 40 launches , and the 9th to land on a barge. Formosat 5's launch was shuffled later in SpaceX's manifest for unexplained reasons. The satellite also carries a secondary Advanced Ionospheric Probe instrument built by Taiwan's National Central University. Speaking to the press after FormoSat-5's launch , Chen said the experience with the mini-satellite would serve as a foundation for the development ... Read More

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Admiral 'facing the axe' after US Navy collisions

Admiral 'facing the axe' after US Navy collisions

Daniel Paul Goetz, from US-headquartered cybersecurity firm Lantium, added that causing a collision would be complicated, as it would involve knowing the exact location, speed and bearing of both ships involved. The subsequent investigation led the Navy to relieve the Fitzgerald's commanding officer and several others of duty over the crew's actions. Jacob Drake, 21, of North Lewisburg, Ohio, was among the missing, according to a cousin, Brandie Roberts. Read More

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Rocket League Reveals Mario And Metroid Series Vehicles

Rocket League Reveals Mario And Metroid Series Vehicles

Rocket League on the Nintendo Switch now has a holiday 2017 launch window, coming with local wireless multiplayer and cross-play capabilities between the PC and Xbox One versions of the game. Samus' Gunship also has two different variations based upon what team color a player chooses, and are styled after different Varia Suits. Rocket league is soon coming to your console , as revealed on this year's E3 and it's going to be a huge one. Read More

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Samsung's DJ Koh Confirms, a Smart Speaker is Coming

Samsung's DJ Koh Confirms, a Smart Speaker is Coming

While Bixby suffered a delayed rollout and only formally launched earlier this summer, the assistant is slated to roll out globally soon. Bixby has a few great features but perhaps the most interesting is that it is contextually aware. Although DJ Koh did not provide any details about the design and look of the smart speaker he did say it will be powered by Bixby. However, this is the first time when Samsung has outrightly confirmed the existence of such device and also confirmed its ... Read More

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First Shenmue III Teaser Shows Off New Characters And World

First Shenmue III Teaser Shows Off New Characters And World

This trailer is the first of many that we'll (hopefully) see. Of course, this isn't all there is to games, as the Shenmue series is highly regarded despite being a commercial failure in terms of revenue. That theme, that feeling of nostalgia, continues in all the games". The teaser trailer gives us a look at Ryo, Shenhua, and other new characters we'll be seeing in the journey. Read More

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Donald Trump slams removal of historic statues as Confederate figures come down

Donald Trump slams removal of historic statues as Confederate figures come down

There are an estimated 1,500 public symbols honouring the Confederacy across 31 states, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center . They totally misrepresent what I say about hate, bigotry etc, Shame! Trump is still facing a political firestorm for doubling down on Tuesday on his claims that "both sides" were at fault for the violence last weekend in Charlottesville, even after one alleged white nationalist was charged with murder after ramming his auto into a crowd of protesters, ... Read More

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CBS2's Lonnie Quinn Explains Monday's Total Solar Eclipse

CBS2's Lonnie Quinn Explains Monday's Total Solar Eclipse

Never look directly into the sun. In the Oneonta area the show will start at about 1:15 p.m., with the maximum occurring around 2:40 p.m., according to timeanddate.com. The Society advises to obtain solar filters and viewers from reputable vendors as there have been recent cases of fake lens being distributed. Amazon recently notified customers it was recalling certain solar eclipse glasses it sold that didn't meet the required safety standards. Read More

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Get More: Calusa Nature Center on upcoming solar eclipse

Get More: Calusa Nature Center on upcoming solar eclipse

Then an eclipse-viewing demonstration takes place at 11:15 a.m. followed by live NASA coverage beginning at 11:45 a.m. NASA will broadcast the eclipse from other cities which can be viewed from Adler's main stage. James Albury, the planetarium coordinator at the SF Kika Silva Pla Planetarium says that because the eclipse will traverse the entire United States, and because of social media, this will be the most observed eclipse in human history. Read More

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A study of ice and fire

A study of ice and fire

The analysis began with the concept of an undergraduate, Max Van Wyk de Vries, who theorized that publicly-available radar mapping of the continent could reveal what lies beneath the ice cover. This story originally appeared on The Independent . With the highest over 13,000 feet, the network of volcanoes under Antarctica sits quietly about two miles below the surface. Read More

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Gene editing may pave way for pig to human organ transplants

Gene editing may pave way for pig to human organ transplants

But with a genome wiped of active viruses, the researchers produced 37 piglets that are PERV-free. "We have a pig we are very confident we can make work for kidney transplants", Tector said . Each pig cell was brought back to its earliest developmental stage and then slipped into an egg, giving it the genetic material to allow the egg to develop into an embryo. Read More

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Cloud hampers view of lunar eclipse

Cloud hampers view of lunar eclipse

The partial eclipse happened in the early hours of this morning as the Earth travelled between the sun and the moon and cast a shadow on the lunar body. Eclipse Projector Makerspace, Wednesday, August 16, from 10 a.m.to 7 p.m.at the Whiteford Library. For a complete list of eclipse related events along the Hammock Coast, please visit www.UltimateSPF.com . Read More

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Google Pixel And Pixel XL Get Huge Discounts In The US

Google Pixel And Pixel XL Get Huge Discounts In The US

As we get closer to the official announcement of Google's new Pixel phones, the leaks are starting to pick up. Apart from this, the latest report adds that these smartphones will not have thin bezels. Just like the HTC U11, the phone is also said to feature squeeze-sensitive frames that could activate certain apps or features of the phone. The Google Pixel 2 will likely be unveiled in October. Read More

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Tesla Model 3: The safest auto on the road?

Tesla Model 3: The safest auto on the road?

The company's stock has added about 67% for the year to date, after peaking at a year-to-date gain of almost 80% in mid-June. Moody's disagreed and said Tesla faces "significant risks" as it attempts to take production to that level: "This targeted plan could put full-year production in excess of 350,000 units". Read More

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Teen Emerges From Beach With Bloodied Legs After A Quick Dip

Teen Emerges From Beach With Bloodied Legs After A Quick Dip

According to report by the Guardian , Sam Kanizay's relatives said small marine creatures were eating his legs. "As soon as we wiped [his legs] down, they kept bleeding", Sam's father, Jarrod Kanizay , tells the AAP. "We got the email from Matt Hornsby , our fitness guy, and told us not to go in", Stevens said. When he came out of the sea, it was bleeding profusely from the bottom of the legs. Read More

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Toyota's big future bets include robots, M&A and self-driving cars

Toyota's big future bets include robots, M&A and self-driving cars

In the USA market, Toyota has been struggling to sell sedan-type cars as the sales of large vehicles are increasing because of low gasoline prices. Toyota, along with German and Asian automakers, have during the past 30 years built a second auto industry in the United States, rivaling the USA operations of the Detroit Three automakers in size and employment, but with newer, and far less unionized, plants. Read More

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