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Research UK Foreign Secretary expresses thanks to Takahanga Marae
Author: 0 UK Foreign Secretary expresses thanks to Takahanga Marae

After a visit to a Maori meeting place known as a marae in Kaikoura , a South Island town often frequented by tourists and the scene of an natural disaster in November 2016, he was given the traditional greeting. Earlier today, Johnson visited Kaikoura's Takahanga Marae, where he joked that the "beautiful" hongi he received "might be misinterpreted in a pub in Glasgow".

Research Only 13 Percent Of Americans Support A Repeal-Only Plan, Poll Finds
Author: 0 Only 13 Percent Of Americans Support A Repeal-Only Plan, Poll Finds

The measure contains a two-year delay, created to provide lawmakers with sufficient time to craft an Obamacare replacement plan. Perhaps they were disturbed by the coverage numbers the Congressional Budget Office has produced about the current bill? The Senate bill would require anyone with such a gap in coverage to wait six months before buying insurance.

Research Google's Motion Stills GIF creation app finally comes to Android
Author: 0 Google's Motion Stills GIF creation app finally comes to Android

While this app is a good alternative for those who wish to take Hyperlapse videos, Google could have built this app in a better manner, making it an alternate to the primary camera app itself. The app is now live and is available for absolutely free of cost. Google will create a ideal time-lapse by using its algorithm and with that, it will give you a sharable low-graphic video or GIFs.

Research NASA Issues Warning About Unsafe Eclipse Viewing Glasses
Author: 0 NASA Issues Warning About Unsafe Eclipse Viewing Glasses

The astronomical event will make a long, 70-mile-wide path from the Pacific Northwest to the Southeast, crossing 14 states including southern Idaho. It would be too much to expect clear skies along the entire path of the eclipse across the continental US, but August is one of the sunniest months of the year for most of the country.

Research Derrick Rose In Talks With Chicago Bulls
Author: 0 Derrick Rose In Talks With Chicago Bulls

Rose, a former MVP award victor, is looking to continue his career rehab after multiple injuries. Rose missed the entire 2012-2013 season recovering from knee surgery. Cleveland have to improve the roster as much as possible and adding Rose would accomplish that, even if it's an incremental improvement. The former Most Valuable Player and Rookie of the Year isn't what he used to be after multiple leg injuries, though.

Author: 0 A literally resigned Sean Spicer admits SNL hurt his feelings

Sean Spicer's resignation from the press secretary post on Friday was generally framed as a positive development for President Donald Trump's White House , which has been battered by a rolling drumbeat of controversies since Trump took office.

Author: 0 Pokemon Go adds legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Go has announced that the moment all Pokemon Go players have been waiting for, the arrival of legendary Pokemon , will arrive soon. The company released a statement saying, "In the wild, players can search for a unique Legendary Eggs at the gym locations around the world".

Research Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Poses for the Camera Again
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Poses for the Camera Again

Also, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch will take place on August 23rd in NY. This means that the South Korean smartphone manufacturer may bring the Galaxy Note 8 to the Indian market sometime around the month of October. If the current leaks are anything to go by, the dual rear camera design may have been spotted again. We already knew it was only a matter of days until Samsung unveiled the new color option, and Samsung delivered.

Research Philippine lawmakers approve extending Mindanao martial law to end of year
Author: 0 Philippine lawmakers approve extending Mindanao martial law to end of year

Under the Constitution, the President can declare martial law for an initial period of 60 days and ask for its extension in case of rebellion, invasion or when public safety requires it. "If there is a spillage it will not be as bad if you have this stopgap", he added. "The imposition of martial law will send a strong signal to militants that the government is in control of the situation".

Research Man who livestreamed drunken joyride on Clearwater beach appears in court
Author: 0 Man who livestreamed drunken joyride on Clearwater beach appears in court

Officers kept following him in order to neutralize what they regarded as a public threat. "We had just gotten done playing volleyball and he came very bad close to the volleyball courts", said witness Jeff Vance. Police arrested Stiles without incident after his auto apparently broke down on Caladesi Island . "I want to see recordings of this", said Stiles .

Research Essential Phone finally starts shipping
Author: 0 Essential Phone finally starts shipping "in a few weeks", Andy Rubin says

Upon the phone's unveiling back in May, Rubin promised to get the bezel-less, modular phone to early adopters within 30 days. Needless to point out how silly we felt reporting on the Essential Phone's "imminent" United Kingdom launch and possible expansion to mainland Europe and Japan down the line with USA "reservations" still open instead of actual sales.

Research Lyft to open engineering center for self-driving cars
Author: 0 Lyft to open engineering center for self-driving cars

Lyft's plan to build in-house self-driving technology is a pivot from its strategy of primarily focusing on building partnerships with auto manufacturers, like General Motors and Jaguar Land Rover, or self-driving vehicle startups like nuTonomy .

Research 'The Originals' to end after Season 5, creator says
Author: 0 'The Originals' to end after Season 5, creator says

Ending The Originals now is "bittersweet" for Plec, but, she thinks it's the best decision for the show and for its fans. Join us at Comic-Con and as we move ahead with our final season of The Originals . During interviews around the series finale of The Vampire Diaries earlier this year, she mentioned having an idea for a second spin-off, this one featuring Caroline ( Candice King ).

Research RIL shares up almost 4% post Q1 earnings
Author: 0 RIL shares up almost 4% post Q1 earnings

During the quarter, RIL had a one-time gain of Rs 1,087 crore crore on the sale of stake in Gulf Africa Petro. Revenue of the company grew 26.7 per cent to Rs 90,537 crore primarily on account of increase in prices and volumes of refining and petrochemical products, partially offset by lower prices and volumes from oil and gas exploration and production business.

Research Nokia 8 Leaked Again, This One Has A Copper Gold Color
Author: 0 Nokia 8 Leaked Again, This One Has A Copper Gold Color

The Nokia 2 looks a little smaller in dimension and a much bigger bezel in the bottom, which means the Nokia 3 will have a bigger display. It's worth pointing out that the tipster has allegedly used a schematic of Nokia 3 to compare it alongside the alleged Nokia 2 .

Author: 0 Christopher Nolan Says Tom Hardy Would 'Be Amazing' As James Bond

A member of the costume department reportedly nearly got fired after they took a photo of a soldier's outfit for continuity. As the scene moves to Mr Dawson, the movie's " feel " changes. He read for me, then us collectively in London. With Allied ground forces unable to penetrate the enemy's stronghold, fighter planes attempt to ward off the enemy while every naval and civilian vessel available attempt to cross the English channel to reach the soldiers before they meet a most certain ...

Research Youth injured in firing in Kashmir dies
Author: 0 Youth injured in firing in Kashmir dies

Soon after the news of his death spread in the area, people came to the streets and started shouting against the Army, reports said. He was critically injured after he was hit by a bullet in the head. Irate residents took to roads and clash with police. For decades rebel groups have fought roughly 700,000 Indian soldiers deployed in the territory, demanding independence or a merger with Pakistan.

Research Facebook Developing A Modular Smartphone, Patent Suggests
Author: 0 Facebook Developing A Modular Smartphone, Patent Suggests

Facebook patent revealed the design, similar to Google's modular smartphone Project Ara , which was delayed and ultimately abandoned in 2016. The patent, however, indicates that it can be used as an Alexa-speaker or even a phone. This is especially so the case once you consider the fact that Facebook has little to no experience with hardware (no, Oculus doesn't count since Facebook had virtually no involvement in the Rift's development).

Research Report claims LG will be exclusive battery supplier for next year's
Author: 0 Report claims LG will be exclusive battery supplier for next year's

An industry insider said, "So far each iPhone has enjoyed sales of more than 100 million, so LG Chem could see its battery sales increase by trillions of won". It is also expected to provide faster charging for the device, Apple Insider reported . However, he hoped that Apple would employ the new battery for iPhone 8 but the Korean Economic Daily report indicates that the upcoming " iPhone 8 " may not have the new battery.

Research AI at the edge: Intel's Irish acquisition Movidius reveals $79 AI stick
Author: 0 AI at the edge: Intel's Irish acquisition Movidius reveals $79 AI stick

Movidius, an Intel company , has launched a new product that enables developers and researchers to deploy deep learning applications from a $79 USB stick. Interestingly this news comes just a month after Intel reportedly canceled plans to continue working on its own Edison, Joule and Galileo compute modules.

Research Volvo Cars plans technology-sharing venture with Geely
Author: 0 Volvo Cars plans technology-sharing venture with Geely

Acquisitive Mr Li's stable of businesses now includes Chinese auto maker Geely, electric auto business Lynk & Co, Lotus, and the London Taxi Company, which earlier this month renamed itself the London Electric Vehicle Company. The companies will also cooperate more closely by commonly sourcing components and cutting costs. Currently, Volvo and Geely already have an existing agreement allowing both to share the Compact Modular Architecture (CMA).

Research Lotus Evora GT430 is most powerful Lotus ever
Author: 0 Lotus Evora GT430 is most powerful Lotus ever

That second bit includes larger front intakes, a new carbon fibre splitter, air blades and louvers on top of each wheel arch, rear aero ducts, large rear diffuser and a prominent carbon wing. Lotus claims several weight saving measures, mainly from a titanium exhaust and carbon fibre body panels, that help reduce the kerb weight by 26kg to a claimed 1299kg.

Research OJ Simpson faces parole hearing in bid for freedom
Author: 0 OJ Simpson faces parole hearing in bid for freedom

After spending almost nine years in prison, OJ Simpson had a parole hearing on Thursday, July 20 at 1 p.m. ET. The parole board says O.J. Simpson has requested to live in Florida if he is released from prison . "Unfortunately, they got a get-out-of-jail-free card when they said 'O.J. told me (to do it),'" Simpson said. Via a video conference from the medium security prison that's been his home for the past nine years, OJ Simpson will make his case for freedom on Thursday.

Research LG Q8 Smartphone Gets Official
Author: 0 LG Q8 Smartphone Gets Official

However, the new LG Q8 has been launched in Italy with a price tag of Euro 599 (approximately, Rs. 44,800) and will be available for purchase sometime later this month in Europe in Titan colour option. The device also packs a fingerprint sensor at the rear and a similar horizontally aligned dual camera arrangement similar to the V20. There is 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 32GB of internal storage which can be expandable technically up to 2TB via MicroSD card slot.

Research Wipro to buy back shares worth Rs 11000 crore
Author: 0 Wipro to buy back shares worth Rs 11000 crore

Wipro , the country's third largest software company, on Thursday reported a 1.2 per cent growth in its net profit at Rs 2,083 crore during the first quarter (April- June 2017). Its consolidated revenues stood at Rs 13,626 crore, marginally down from Rs 13,988 crore recorded in the March quarter. IT Services Segment Profits fell 5.8 percent to 21.9 billion rupees or $339 million and IT Services Margins declined to 16.8 percent from 17.8 percent a year ago.

Research Google launches Motion Stills app on Android
Author: 0 Google launches Motion Stills app on Android

The UI for Motion Stills is pretty clean and straightforward - so much so that Google doesn't even give a tutorial screen introducing the app's features. The app is very fast and reliable. You can change playback speed from 1x to 8x after recording. Everything happens in a blink of an eye. Users can make dramatic cinemagraphs, which are photos that contain dynamic moving elements; "sweeping cinematic pans", thanks to the app's advanced stabilization and rendering tech; or looping GIFs and ...

Research Robert Mueller Is All Over Trump's Dubious Business Practices
Author: 0 Robert Mueller Is All Over Trump's Dubious Business Practices

Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks to the media about an global cybercrime enforcement action at the Department of Justice in Washington on July 20. Trump Jr. and former campaign manager Paul Manafort , who also attended the meeting, have been invited to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next Wednesday.

Research Meizu Pro 7 appears on TENAA with 10nm Helio X30 chipset
Author: 0 Meizu Pro 7 appears on TENAA with 10nm Helio X30 chipset

A new image of the Pro 7 has just leaked , unveiling its back shell and the second screen it should be equipped. The phones will first be first announced in China market post which there might be a global launch later. The battery on Pro 7 Plus is not known as yet. On the other hand, PRO 7 Plus will be coming in three variants including the base version 4 GB RAM + 64 GB, 6 GB RAM +128 GB ROM and 8 GB RAM +128 GB ROM.

Research Newcastle deny £10m bid for Liverpool winger Ojo
Author: 0 Newcastle deny £10m bid for Liverpool winger Ojo

However, according to Sky Sports , this is not the case and now Ojo must choose between Fulham and Middlesbrough , who have also made an offer. Reports had previously stated that Jurgen Klopp would keep the England Under-20 global among his first team squad for this campaign.

Research Moto Z2 Force leak suggests dual cameras, thinner 5.5-inch design
Author: 0 Moto Z2 Force leak suggests dual cameras, thinner 5.5-inch design

New details have emerged for the Motorola flagship Z2 device, and it isn't as top-notch as we'd hoped. According to VentureBeat , the Moto Z2 Force will come with a 2730mAh battery, which is 22% smaller than last year's 3500mAh. VentureBeat reported 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage will be standard in the U.S., with China customers receiving the larger options. The device is also almost a millimeter thinner, meaning the battery has shrunken.

Research One Giant Leap: The First Moon Landing in Photos
Author: 0 One Giant Leap: The First Moon Landing in Photos

The live broadcast was seen by 530 million people that day. A bag used by U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong to bring the first samples of moon dust back to Earth is expected to sell for up to $4 million at auction tomorrow. The spacesuits of Armstrong and his crewmates Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins were inserted with mannequins and placed inside the Columbia spacecraft for visitors to see them up close.

Research Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Stock Rating Lowered by Barclays PLC
Author: 0 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Stock Rating Lowered by Barclays PLC

The rating for shares of Advanced Micro Devices (NDAQ: AMD ), which happened to be a Equal Weight , has been adjusted by Barclays Capital, who now rates the shares as a Underweight . Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q4 2016. A recommendation of 1 or 2 would represent a consensus Buy . ( NASDAQ: AMD ) is where the correct value lies.

Author: 0 Nintendo files trademark for N64 controller in Europe, fuels N64 classic rumors

They were all for Nintendo controllers . Does this mean an N64 Classic Edition is in the works? Nintendo filed trademark documents with the EUIPO for both the NES Classic and SNES Classic's controllers before the systems were officially announced, making today's announcement a relatively persuasive argument that Nintendo is indeed planning a miniature version of everyone's favorite childhood console.

Research City Releases 911 Calls From Bride-to-Be
Author: 0 City Releases 911 Calls From Bride-to-Be

Noor's partner told state investigators that he had been startled by a loud noise right before the shooting . "She was not a threat to anyone, nor could she have reasonably been perceived to be". Police did not respond to questions Wednesday about the internal investigation. New details have emerged in the fatal shooting of an Australian woman in Minneapolis.