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Hulu Live Launches in Beta

Hulu Live Launches in Beta

Hulu with Live TV also bundles Hulu's subscription video service, which features Hulu originals and a slew of old TV shows and movies. "Now you bring in convenience, maybe some cost savings and you bring in news and sports and you start to get to that new world that we've been talking about for years", he said. Read More

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Samsung's Bixby Launches In South Korea

Samsung's Bixby Launches In South Korea

The new phone is one that opens new worlds. Rumour has it that Apple's going down exactly the same route. Ironically, this feature was not ready at launch when the Galaxy S8 came out on April 21st. On the S8 it's slightly awkwardly position on the rear, to the side of the camera . You can plug in standard headphones thanks to the headphone jack . Read More

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New image shows Earth between rings of Saturn

New image shows Earth between rings of Saturn

Cassini's days are numbered, but the probe is making the most if its waning mission. But they decided otherwise, with the fuel tank getting nearly empty. NASA will destroy its 20-year-old Cassini spacecraft. NASA has made a decision to kill this craft due to low fuel and to explore deeper inside the Saturn . Read More

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Google's new bet to win India's next billion users: speaking Indian languages

Google's new bet to win India's next billion users: speaking Indian languages

According to Google , its latest Neutrals Machine Translation has been loaded with nine Indian languages including Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada. The data released by Google suggest that its machine translation system receives more than one billion requests daily out of which more than 95 percent translation requests comes from users outside the US. Read More

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India plans to tag millions of cows to curb smuggling

India plans to tag millions of cows to curb smuggling

The committee had noted that despite various efforts taken by the government, the problem of cattle smuggling still persists along the India-Bangladesh border. The existing shelter homes lack facility and human resources. Almost 100,000 technicians have been armed with 50,000 tablets, the report said. Increased cattle smuggling and cow protection concern have propelled government to look into the matter and propose a Unique Identification Numbering for the cows across the country. Read More

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Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

The spacecraft launched from Cape Canaveral air force station in Florida on Tuesday. This was the seventh mission to resupply the space station for Orbital ATK . Peggy Whitson also holds the record for the highest number of spacewalks performed by a female astronaut. Novitskiy and Pesquet plan to return to Earth June 2 to close out a 196-day mission. Read More

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Mets LF Cespedes to undergo MRI on hamstring

New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes leaps for a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies' Maikel Franco for an RBI double during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 20, 2017, in New York . Cespedes' timetable, before the MRI he is set to have Friday, is 2-3 days according to Mike Puma of Newsday. "We'll grind it out - we always have, we always will", Collins said following the game Thursday. Read More

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Trump's Plans 'Big Rally' in Pennsylvania to Mark 100th Day

Trump previously announced that he is boycotting this year's dinner to protest what he says is unfavorable coverage by the news media. The rally marks Trump's 100th day in office. The dinner has for decades been attended by sitting presidents and scores of administration officials. Trump's rallies have been organized and funded by his presidential reelection campaign rather than the White House - a move that has raised eyebrows among campaign finance experts. Read More

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Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Tesla said there have not been reports of the parking brake system failing to hold a parked vehicle or failing to stop a vehicle in an emergency, adding that the issue does not affect the vehicles' regular braking systems. Of the 53,000 vehicles involved in the recall, Tesla expects less than 5% of those to be affected by the defective part. But now, it looks as if the carmaker has to deal with some production problems internally for Model S and X. Read More

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Rumor: Samsung To Launch A 5.3-Inch Galaxy S8 Mini Soon

Rumor: Samsung To Launch A 5.3-Inch Galaxy S8 Mini Soon

As it is, Bixby launches with a visual search feature, Bixby Home screen to the right of the device's main home screen and 10 native Samsung apps, with third-party integrations coming soon. Until now we knew a support of the native application wizard of Samsung Experience itself, such as the camera, the calendar, the gallery, the settings and messages together with Google Music. Read More

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Potentially habitable 'super-Earth' is prime target for atmospheric study

Potentially habitable 'super-Earth' is prime target for atmospheric study

This zone, sometimes called the Goldilocks zone, is the " just right " area of a solar system where water doesn't freeze or evaporate - meaning it could possibly support life as we know it. The MEarth-South instruments enabled scientists to measure the planet's diameter and, using the HARPS spectrograph at the LaSilla ESO Observatory in Chile, they also were able to measure its mass, density and orbital period. Read More

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First Living Giant Shipworm Discovered

First Living Giant Shipworm Discovered

Back in 2000, Distel published a study proposing the theory that mussels found living in deep sea vents had evolved from specimens commonly found on sunken whale bones and rotting wood. "Being present for the first encounter of an animal like this is the closest I will ever get to being a 19th century naturalist", added lead co-author Prof. Read More

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Tillerson, Lavrov open tense meeting in Moscow

Tillerson, Lavrov open tense meeting in Moscow

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson struck a similar tone in his two-hour meeting with Putin on Wednesday in Moscow , stating that the two nations had reached a "low point" in their relations. "So I am dismayed that Russian Federation has once again blocked the UN Security Council and in so doing refused to condemn the use of chemical weapons or support a full UN investigation into the attack". Read More

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All of the Nintendo Direct April 2017 News and Games

Developer Overkill Software continues to support the game on PC, recently ended a 10-day event for the community called " The Search for Kento ". New amiibos for the game will launch on the same day. Existing Splatoon amiibos will also be compatible. The amiibo will befriend players, remembering the unique customisations you set for your characters. Read More

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Burger King Ad Triggers Google Home Device

Burger King Ad Triggers Google Home Device

We'll also point out that in over a dozen tests at high speaker volume, the ad was unable to wake a Nexus 5X phone and issue a voice command, both with and without Trusted Voice enabled. It's not the first time virtual assistants have been activated by the television - to the profound annoyance of users. Of course the internet immediately took to Wikipedia to vandalize the burger's entry page, with some edits claiming it contained "toenails" or "cyanide". Read More

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