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US, Canada back in women's hockey final

US, Canada back in women's hockey final

The U.S. hadn't won gold since the 1998 Nagano Games, each year since belonging to Canada . "She is a pure goal-scorer, one of the most prolific goal-scorers in the world, and the Americans are on to it", said former Canadian national team defenceman-turned analyst Cheryl Pounder, who isn't fond of rookie head coach Laura Schuler's decision to have Poulin at the point on the power play, which struck against OAR and is 4-for-21 in South Korea . Read More

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Colorado's Mikaela Shiffrin wins gold medal in Women's Giant Slalom

Colorado's Mikaela Shiffrin wins gold medal in Women's Giant Slalom

Sure was. And sure did. Shiffrin became just the third American to win two career gold medals in Alpine skiing. After the final skier crossed the line and it was clear she had won, Shiffin fell to her knees and cried tears of happiness. Sweden has opened the Pyeongchang Olympic men's hockey tournament with a 4-0 win over neighbor Norway, even without playing highly rated young defenseman Rasmus Dahlin. Read More

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Wall Street closes in correction territory as stocks tumble

Technology companies accounted for most of the broad gains, outweighing losses in energy stocks, which slumped as US crude prices declined. The yield on benchmark 10-year U.S. Concerns about higher bond yields and interest rates spurred recent selling of equities, disrupting an extended advance in stocks, though the retreat in the USA market had been long awaited by investors. Read More

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The Dow Jones' Worst Point Decline in History

The Dow Jones' Worst Point Decline in History

Hebert said that, on Monday, he saw more of the same concerns building up into the market. During Tuesday's trading, the Chinese Shanghai composite index plunged 3.35 percent, Japan's Nikkei closed nearly 5 percent down, key Western European indices fell nearly 2 percent; Russia's dollar-denominated RTS index was down 1.82 percent. Read More

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Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Tomas Berdych for semifinal place

Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Tomas Berdych for semifinal place

In the first set, Federer was down 2-5, before he back into the action and complete first set 7-6 (7-1). I have to think about the ceremony, something, " he said, explaining how he got slightly ahead of himself. "I'm just trying to find the feeling back I had like 2016", said Kerber, who had a forgettable 2017 after winning not only in Australia, but also the US Open in 2016. Read More

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Netflix Shares Take Off After Earnings

Netflix Shares Take Off After Earnings

The 6.36 million members added in other countries beat the 5.05 million average of analysts' estimates . And, the new additions could perhaps be a sign that Netflix has become such a desirable service that its customers will roll with future price hikes , too. Read More

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Blake Bortles Shed Tears During Closing Seconds

Blake Bortles Shed Tears During Closing Seconds

Brady ran out onto the field around 2:14 p.m. without a glove on his right hand. "It's been an unbelievable time for all of us". The Patriots trailed 20-10 in the fourth quarter before completing yet another incredible comeback. Brady completed 26 of 38 passes for 290 yards with two touchdowns. The Jaguars held onto the momentum on the next drive. Blake Bortles is going to come in and disrupt this? The Jaguars' defense came up big on the next play, as linebacker Myles Jack ... Read More

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Japanese broadcaster sends out false North Korea missile alert

Japanese broadcaster sends out false North Korea missile alert

Another was writing the cancellation notice, since a retraction script was not kept on file. On Jan. 13, people in Hawaii were awakened by a terrifying false alert about an inbound missile . Hawaii Emergency Management Agency spokesman Richard Rapoza says the state has had the capability to send the alerts since November. But she worries that system failures allowed it to go uncorrected for too long. Read More

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Drawing nearer: Man Utd beat Stoke to close gap with City

Drawing nearer: Man Utd beat Stoke to close gap with City

As things stand for the Champions League qualification, the victory took United three points clear off the third and fourth-placed Chelsea and Liverpool respectively. When Pogba is in the side, United simply do not lose. Stoke had hoped to have a new manager in place ahead of this fixture, but their failure to land top target Quique Sanchez Flores means that Eddie Niedzwiecki will be in caretaker charge at Old Trafford. Read More

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Derek Carr Not Officially Ruled Out For Week 5

Derek Carr Not Officially Ruled Out For Week 5

That punt decision seemed to be the team's last gasp on a day when they did nothing well but still were clinging to a chance. Oakland and Baltimore began the season on high notes but have since hit the skids. "You just went out and didn't get it done three weeks in a row". Raiders LCB David Amerson (concussion) was inactive . Michael Wagaman is a freelance writer. Read More

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What is Google Clips? Mystery device tipped for Pixel 2 event

The wait for the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will soon be over as the search engine giant will unveil them at an event in San Francisco later tonight. That was bolstered on Tuesday, when serial leaker Evan Blass published press images of what he said, are the real Pixel 2 handsets. This version is expected to be a successor to the Google Home with better features like stereo speakers. Read More

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Amazon gives Alexa some cool new smart home tricks

Amazon gives Alexa some cool new smart home tricks

The new Echo replaces the current model and sports improved sound with Dolby processing and better far-field microphones. The speaker will also have upgraded Dolby sound. Amazon also announced the next generation of its voice activated speaker Echo , Echo Plus , which has a built-in smart home hub to connect with IoT lighting, locks and other appliances. Read More

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New Nokia 3310 Feature Phone with 3G Support Launched at Rs. 5350

New Nokia 3310 Feature Phone with 3G Support Launched at Rs. 5350

Apart from the entry level smartphone i.e. Nokia 2 , the company is also expected to unveil a new premium flagship smartphone in the market with Nokia 9 . The new handset is integrated with a 2-megapixel primary camera with LED flash and a Micro-USB port. The patched up Nokia 3310 has brighter hues, updated determinations, all wrapped with the nostalgic substance. Read More

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Amazon's brand new Echo is smaller, sounds better and costs less

Amazon's brand new Echo is smaller, sounds better and costs less

The revised Echo is shorter and a little more rotund than the original model. Which means you are buying three Echo's for just $250 - that's only $70 more than the original Echo cost in the first place. Sporting a 2.5-inch screen, the device can be used for video calling. The Echo Connect is compatible with the Echo (1st Gen.), Echo (2nd Gen.), Echo Dot (1st Gen.), Echo Dot (2nd Gen.), Echo Show , Echo Spot , and Echo Plus . Read More

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IOS 11 control won't turn off WiFi or Bluetooth completely

IOS 11 control won't turn off WiFi or Bluetooth completely

Both Bluetooth and Wifi will also switch on at 5AM local time though we aren't sure why. However, it would seem that the Cupertino firm is doing the exact opposite with the new iOS 11. It offers fixes for the most common software problems. Still, this kind of UI change is an annoyance - Apple just made turning networks off to save battery life more hard, in the name of making an Apple Pencil easier to use. Read More

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Apple watchOS 4 rolled out: What's new and how to install it

Apple watchOS 4 rolled out: What's new and how to install it

Today we will go over what makes iOS 11 so special and why everey iPad owner should be happy to know that it's coming their way. The feature is already available in most of the Android devices but, yes it is new for Apple users. When you're in the vehicle, you can activate a Do Not Disturb while driving feature that will detect when your iPhone is a auto moving and automatically silences notifications. Read More

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IOS 11: Ready, set, download with our handy guide to Apple's latest

IOS 11: Ready, set, download with our handy guide to Apple's latest

These new features come pre-installed on the new iPhone 8 and iPhone X , but if you're not ready to spend over N359,000 on an iPhone , here's how you can make your old iPhone look and feel new by upgrading to iOS 11. Keep in mind to download on WiFi as data charges will be high, considering this could be a heavy update, close to 1GB depending on when you last updated the iOS device . Read More

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Could iPhone X be watershed moment for wireless charging of electric cars?

Could iPhone X be watershed moment for wireless charging of electric cars?

You may have even seen or used a few of them dotted around establishments like McDonald's, Starbucks, and in some hotels. In-car wireless charging mats or stands have been in cars since the 2013 Dodge Dart. All of which is very juicy information for those lucrative advertising profiles. To replace either a headphone or the case Apple will charge you £69 - or $69 - for each item you need replaced, and it's the exact same fee for any out-of-warranty repairs or replacements due to ... Read More

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Super Mario Odyssey will have a photo mode

Super Mario Odyssey will have a photo mode

Finally, a special edition Super Mario Odyssey Switch console bundle was also announced , including special Mario Red coloured Joy-cons, launching on the same day as the game in Europe. The Pokemon New 2DS XL releases November 3. -Mario Party 100 mini-game compilation is coming to 3DS November 10th. And of course, the games! Their design pushes to a completely new direction, and their competitors, in turn, would have a hard time following them there. Read More

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Apple Watch 3 With 4G LTE Support Goes Official

He also said that Apple Watch is ready to rival with Rolex, Fossil and Omega which are the No.1 manufacturers of watches in the world. One thing that may scare a lot of people is that a new Face ID replaces Touch ID for security. The Apple Watch 3 additionally comes in a GPS-only model for £329, but we'd recommend spending the extra for the myriad extra features . Customers will be able to order Apple Watch Series 3 beginning Friday, September 15, with it arriving in stores from ... Read More

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State Senate focusing on cyber security following Equifax breach

State Senate focusing on cyber security following Equifax breach

And it's just the latest hack. At the end of July, Equifax discovered signs of unauthorised access to data including names, addresses and social security numbers. Many experts also expect the Federal Trade Commission to launch its own investigation. "After entering all the info in the prompts, it comes back and tells you "We're unable to process your request". Read More

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Should You Get The IPhone 8 Or Wait For The iPhone X?

Should You Get The IPhone 8 Or Wait For The iPhone X?

But what about security? Only one in one million people will be able to spoof your device using Face ID, according to Apple , while for Touch ID , that number was one in 50,000. There's even an infrared camera so you can use it at night. Another iPhone feature includes wireless charging. Both also have wireless charging. The iPhone X comes in 64GB ($1579 AUD) and 256GB ($1829 AUD) versions, available in Silver and Space Grey. Read More

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Out Of Every 5 Harvey Victims Don't Have Flood Insurance

Out Of Every 5 Harvey Victims Don't Have Flood Insurance

Consumer advocates say the law could add more delays to the already-tedious claims process and may discourage lawyers from taking on legitimate cases, according to the Consumer Federation of America's Bob Hunter. Some emergency aid goes out in the form of low-interest loans made by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to businesses, non-profit organizations, homeowners and renters. Read More

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RIP Tango: Google announces ARCore, its answer to Apple's ARKit

RIP Tango: Google announces ARCore, its answer to Apple's ARKit

To help developers, Google is releasing prototype browsers for experimenting with AR . Tango requires special hardware, whereas ARcore works with the components found on most modern smartphones. Google had been investing in its Tango augmented reality platform, but that required special hardware and sensors on new smartphones. Unlike Google's Tango offering, however, ARKit is not capable of mapping a three-dimensional space like Tango, resulting in the platform's inability to take ... Read More

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Samsung heir convicted in bribery scandal

Samsung heir convicted in bribery scandal

Mr. Lee, who also goes by the name Jay Y. Lee in the West, had survived the prosecutor's first attempt to arrest him last month when a court in Seoul ruled that there was not enough evidence of bribery. "I think the court should have accepted prosecutors' request for 12 years in prison ", said Choi Sukun, a 37-year-old teacher in Seoul . Mr Lee also joins the list of Korean business leaders to be convicted of corrupt behaviour, one that already includes his father Lee Kun-hee. Read More

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Everything you want to know about Reliance Jio 4G Feature Phone

Everything you want to know about Reliance Jio 4G Feature Phone

Are you eager to purchase the JioPhone? As I confirmed in my previous article, JioPhone will be free. The company said this security amount is taken so as to avoid the misuse of a free product. JioPhone comes with a 2.4-inch QVGA display and an alphanumeric keyboard. This phone will respond to our voice commands, and it is the feature phone which is not present in the world till now. Read More

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