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Gloves becoming the talk in Mayweather/McGregor showdown

Gloves becoming the talk in Mayweather/McGregor showdown

The August 26 fight is looked at controversially in the boxing world, with a number of fighters feeling like they should've had a shot at Mayweather rather than a man who's never boxed professionally. What previous fights has he taken charge of? I'm not sure what Conor is going to be using. "After the Manny fight happened, there's no more real draws". Read More

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Confirmed: Pixel 2 will have HTC U11-like squeezable frame

Confirmed: Pixel 2 will have HTC U11-like squeezable frame

The Pixel 2 could have the same two-tone metal and glass back like we saw in Google Pixel . According to the FCC website documentation, the standard variant of the Pixel 2 will be indeed manufactured by HTC . Under the "Languages, input & gestures" setting, instead, the text reads "squeeze for your Assistant". The feature let users open different apps, click images and more just by squeezing the device. Read More

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Hamilton County Schools, childcare to close for 2017 Solar Eclipse

Hamilton County Schools, childcare to close for 2017 Solar Eclipse

A partial eclipse will be visible everywhere across the nation as well as in the hours before and after a far shorter total eclipse, which will only be visible for 2-3 minutes along a 67-mile wide path from OR to SC. Overlapping 2017 & 2024 total eclipses. Harold Henderson is the director of the Lake Afton Public Observatory. "Watson was trying to confirm this alleged planet and thought that he did in the eclipse of 1878". Read More

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New aerial photos appear to show just how massive Tesla's Gigafactory is

New aerial photos appear to show just how massive Tesla's Gigafactory is

The Tesla Model 3 is a critical launch for the company. Tesla's chief executive officer, Elon Musk , is famous for his ambitious goal-setting but has a couple of times failed to meet the timelines he has set. The new sedan is smaller but is expected to feature the same self-drive hardware and will have a range of about 215 miles. Elon Musk first opened the door for pre-ordering the Model 3 electric vehicle over a year ago, and within days over 300,000 eager customers shelled ... Read More

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Martian Soil More Toxic To Life Than Before

Martian Soil More Toxic To Life Than Before

Although it sounds alarming, researchers of the paper also said there is some good news in their findings. The discovery of the presence of perchlorates on Mars several years ago nearly dashed all hope that scientists had of finding signs of life on the planet (if it had existed) as these chemical compounds are powerful oxidizing agents. Read More

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Murray pulls out of second Hurlingham exhibition

Murray was seen limping today as he practised at Wimbledon after not training for two days due to a sore hip . But when asked if he was OK, Murray told Sunsport with a smile: "I haven't tested it yet". Murray has only played one grass-court match this year, suffering a shock first-round defeat by world number 90 Jordan Thompson at Queen's. Murray is facing hard times for the last one year and after an early exit from the French Open , the British player is searching to regain his form. Read More

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New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

See what's new in iOS 11 with our deep dive into the new iOS 11 features that matter the most and how the iOS 11 vs iOS 10 comparison shapes up now that Apple showed off a new look and new options for your iPhone and iPad . We already know that some of the new iOS 11 features will not come to all of these devices. So, no third party apps required. However, this year's iOS 11 will focus on iPad productivity the most, as far as Apple announced. Read More

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New South Korean president vows to end use of nuclear power

New South Korean president vows to end use of nuclear power

The speech was Moon's followup on his presidential campaigns to cut coal and nuclear power . "So far, the country's energy policy focused on low prices and efficiency". Moon said he will soon reach a consensus on the Shin Kori No 5 and Shin Kori No 6 reactors after fully considering their construction costs, safety and the potential costs of paying compensation. Read More

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Tropical development expected in Gulf of Mexico

Chris said the system will remain rather weak with winds around 40-45 miles per hour at landfall, but that the storm will contain a lot of moisture. This system is forecast to develop into a tropical storm on Monday. Another scenario takes the system on a more northwestward track toward the coasts of far northern Mexico, Texas or western Louisiana. The next name used for this season is "Bret", followed by "Cindy". Read More

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Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions (3DS) Announced

Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions (3DS) Announced

The " Bowser's Minions " portion of this game is a new storyline featuring enemy characters. Superstar Saga is a Mario role-playing game that is something of a spiritual successor to Super Mario RPG and the Paper Mario series. One of the Game Boy Advance's seminal RPGs is making a comeback. There will also be Goomba and Koopa Troopa amiibos coming soon. The title is a remake of the original Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga and features a new mode called Minion Quest . Read More

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Hyundai's new Kona to heighten small SUV boom

Hyundai's new Kona to heighten small SUV boom

With an aim to diversify its SUV lineup, Hyundai Motor also shared plans to introduce new SUV models- such as one smaller than Kona and one bigger than the Sante Fe midsize SUV- and powertrains by 2020. The reality of how entertaining the little SUV will be to drive is still up for discussion, but you can't deny that Hyundai's increasingly staid design language has been given a thorough going over, instilling the Kona with distinctive, if not necessarily attractive sheet metal. Read More

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E3 2017: EA Details Battlefront II's First Free DLC Drop

E3 2017: EA Details Battlefront II's First Free DLC Drop

A new class system is one of the biggest changes in the game, but players will also be able to earn Battle Points throughout each match that they can then spend on acquiring new heroes and playable characters, such as droids and vehicles. The microtransaction model has worked for other games, like Overwatch and the undying Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. EA is promising three times the content, including the return of the couch co-op mode with Skirmish. Read More

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10000 evacuated, 3 dead as fires engulf South African town

10000 evacuated, 3 dead as fires engulf South African town

However, experts believe the blaze was caused by strong winds caused by the ongoing storm in Cape Town , 500 kilometers west. The expected influx of claims may not push the bigger property and casualty insurers into losses for the year, but companies like Zurich Insurance South Africa and Auto & General Insurance may struggle, Adrian Cloete, analyst at PSG Wealth, said in Cape Town. Read More

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UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050

UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050

Marine and coastal ecosystems include marine living resources and important habitats such as coral reefs, sea-grass beds, which are crucial for sustainable oceans and seas. Ambassador Shava expressed hope that the conference, to be dubbed "Our Oceans, Our Future: Call for Action ", to support the implementation of Goal 14, would be a co-operative effort to ensure the pooling of financial and technical resources as well as technology sharing and capacity-building. Read More

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Elon Musk teases Tesla Model Y SUV

Elon Musk teases Tesla Model Y SUV

Traders will be watching to see if Tesla can maintains its bullish momentum with the stock's RSI already at the overbought level of 73.4. There will also be a new plant for the Model Y. Tesla made just 84,000 cars previous year. The first 200,000 Tesla Model 3 cars will get a $7,500 tax credit. Model S and Model X owners are already anxious about having to share Tesla's Supercharger stations with an influx of new cars. Read More

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SpaceX taking recycling all the way to orbit with cargo ship

SpaceX taking recycling all the way to orbit with cargo ship

When the Dragon arrives at the space station, U.S. astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer will grapple Dragon using the station's 57-foot-long robotic arm. Falcon Heavy was created to carry humans into space and make it feasible to fly humans to the Moon or Mars, said SpaceX . The spaceflight company SpaceX is one of several firms building private space taxis and cargo ships to launch astronauts and supplies into space. Read More

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Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Apple watchOS 4 with Siri watch faceSiri intelligence extends further into Apple Watch with the new Siri watch face . Activity tracking is one of the best things about the Apple Watch . A new Music App: Apple acknowledges that music wasn't an Apple Watch strong suit. For Crossfitters or triathletes there's also the ability to easilt add a different workout to the same session for those involved in multiple activities. Read More

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PS Plus June 2017 Free Games: Here's what to expect next month

PS Plus June 2017 Free Games: Here's what to expect next month

PlayStation's Turkish Twitter feed posted this now deleted tweet yesterday, highlighting new titles coming in June, highlighting Killing Floor 2 and Life Is Strange . On the other hand, " Killing Floor 2 " is the sequel to the first-person shooter game that was first released for retail in 2009. Whether this will be applying across the board, Playstation has yet to confirm - but it is true, this will be pretty awesome considering the monthly lineup of PlayStation games have been pretty ... Read More

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1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India

1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India

She said that her party condemns Shabbirpur incident and alleged that Yogi Government is anti-dalit. Members of the Bheem Army, a Dalit group, had on May 9 torched a bus and set a number of two-wheelers afire after the administration had turned down their request to hold a mahapanchayat in Gandhi Park to demand compensation for those affected in the May 5 inter-caste clashes. Read More

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Mysterious 'Alien Megastructure' Star Flickers Again

Mysterious 'Alien Megastructure' Star Flickers Again

Most scientists, including Wright and Boyajian, don't think it's very likely that there is an alien civilization building planet-size structures around one of their stars. So we need to have a network of people around the world'. What's weird about the star is that it goes through dramatic and somewhat random periods of getting dimmer from our viewing perspective here on Earth. Read More

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Hackers behind stolen NSA tool for WannaCry: More leaks coming

The cybercriminal gang behind the WannaCry ransomware - Shadow Brokers - posed in a blog post that every month they will be releasing more and more of the data they stole. To mitigate its instability in the early days, the NSA hackers were under strict usage rules that required approval from a senior supervisor on a target-by-target basis to use the exploit, the employees recalled. Read More

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