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Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

And if you're not a developer, Apple also has something called the public iOS Beta Program, and if you own an Apple device that supports the new iOS, you qualify for a preview. Other handy features include an automatic login to new devices simply by bringing it close to a Mac or other iOS 11 devices. But Apple has added some new features to its new top-of-the-line slates, including the ability to drag and drop between apps, and split the screen so that multi-taskers can run more ... Read More

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Final Fantasy XV announcements coming to Gamescom

Final Fantasy XV announcements coming to Gamescom

The Final Fantasy 15 1.12 update is now live, and if you felt that off-roading was sorely missing from the game, you will be happy to know it is now a feature. Shirrako on YouTube uploaded the teaser trailer and it sees Ignis, the refined chef of the team, being captured by Niflheim soldiers and Ardyn Izunia, the main baddie. Read More

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Andy Murray to face Jordan Thompson after Aljaz Bedene withdraws from Queen's

If British tennis fans were stunned by Andy Murray's first-round exit at Queen's Club, the Australian who sent him packing admits he never saw it coming either. Grigor Dimitrov, the 2014 Queen's champion, is the only player other than Murray to have won the tournament in the last four years and the Bulgarian takes on Ryan Harrison of the United States in the first round. Read More

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IOS 11 Will Stop App Developers Abusing Location Permissions

IOS 11 Will Stop App Developers Abusing Location Permissions

It was available from a seller named on the site as "Ngan Vo Thi Thuy" and despite the outrageous price, the app has managed to make it onto the app store's top earners list for the past two months. As Gruber notes, app's appearance on the App Store was offensive to legitimate developers who've been struggling with Apple's review process. "Given the bad title of this app", Lin writes , "I was sure this was a bug in the rankings algorithm". Read More

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Zoo investors in China feed live donkey to tigers

Zoo investors in China feed live donkey to tigers

However, while they were leaving, the security guard tried to stop them, irked by this, the men then tried to push the animals into the tiger enclosure. Conditions in many Chinese zoos are notoriously cruel, and guests often throw food or other objects at animals. In a statement posted on Sina Weibo on Tuesday after the video went viral Monday evening, the park said they had already launched an emergency response plan, and apologized for any discomfort caused by the video to the viewers. Read More

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Morocco Elected Vice-Pdt of UN Oceans Conference

Morocco Elected Vice-Pdt of UN Oceans Conference

Sustainable Development Goal 14 contains all targets and indicators to conserve and sustainably use our oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development. Previous global meetings on problems facing the oceans have taken place, but the five-day conference is the first one being held under the auspices of the United Nations. Read More

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Android WARNING: Millions of smartphone devices infected by malware - are you affected?

Android WARNING: Millions of smartphone devices infected by malware - are you affected?

In fact, reports claim that Google has started removing the infected apps from the Play Store. Check Point writes in its blog post, "The malicious apps reached an astonishing spread between 4.5 million and 18.5 million downloads". "The malware uses infected devices to generate large amounts of fraudulent clicks on advertisements, generating revenues for the perpetrators behind it". Read More

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Dimming Star might be 'Alien Megastructure'

Dimming Star might be 'Alien Megastructure'

KIC 8462852, also known as "Tabby's Star" due to the discovery of its brightness changes by astronomer Tabetha Boyajian , experiences atypical brightness changes that can not be attributed to the transit of an orbiting planet. Kepler has been tracking the brightness of stars since 2009, looking for minor dips in their light, which could be a tell-tale sign of an orbiting exoplanet. Read More

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Rebel Wilson Suing Australian Publisher for Defamation

Rebel Wilson Suing Australian Publisher for Defamation

The trial, which took place in Australia's Supreme Court of Victoria on May 22, 2017, reportedly began with statements from Wilson's lawyer, Matthew Collins . Three days before publishing the article at the centre of the trial, Woman's Day editor-in-chief Fiona Connolly voiced concerns about it. Bauer Media , the publisher of Woman's Day , stands accused of humiliating her in a series of articles in print and online in May, 2015. Read More

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Macron names Edouard Philippe as French PM

Trained as a lawyer, Mr. Philippe has worked in the private sector, including for French nuclear giant Areva and an American law firm. French newly elected President Emmanuel Macron (R) poses with his wife Brigitte Trogneux at the Elysee presidential Palace after the handover and prior to the inauguration ceremony on May 14, 2017 in Paris . Read More

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