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Sci-tech Microsoft reveals first Windows Server Insider Build
Author: 0 Microsoft reveals first Windows Server Insider Build

Microsoft announced the long-overdue Windows 10 app today. This is without a doubt, this could only cause more confusion among users, especially because in some parts of the world, like the southern hemisphere, the Redstone 3 update would see daylight during the spring.

Sci-tech Price: Insurers' opposition to GOP health bill 'perplexing'
Author: 0 Price: Insurers' opposition to GOP health bill 'perplexing'

Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) guardedly offered support given that the legislation contains a version of an amendment they presented. Specified disease insurance is a kind of insurance that provides benefit for only a single disease, such as cancer, or for a group of diseases.

Sci-tech Riders trapped inside subway after track fire snarls morning commute
Author: 0 Riders trapped inside subway after track fire snarls morning commute

Nicholas Avenue. Some were also trapped aboard a D train for about an hour. The fire was ongoing as of 9:00 a.m. with firefighters on the scene, and has been brought under control by 9:30 a.m. The station was filled with smoke'. It suspended service on the B and C lines, and partially suspended A and D train service. There is no train service between Bedford Pk Blvd and Brighton Beach in both directions.

Sci-tech Dave Gettleman out as Panthers GM
Author: 0 Dave Gettleman out as Panthers GM

Dave Gettleman has been relieved of his duties as the general manager of the Carolina Panthers . This year, it has not been a good one for general managers around the league. Beane would have been a natural choice to take Gettleman's place, but Carolina will have to go in another direction now. But Carolina slipped to 6-10 past year after a tumultuous offseason that saw Gettleman rescind cornerback Josh Norman's franchise tag after negotiations turned sour.

Author: 0 New Emoji In iOS 11 And macOS Revealed By Apple

It's unclear if Apple will add all 56 to its emoji keyboard, but here are the 16 we've seen so far. World Emoji Day is celebrated on July 17, which happens to be the default date shown on Apple's iCal icon. All of the new emojis will be released later this year. These emoji were previewed back in June as part of Unicode 10 . Apple has also said that these new emoji will also be available on macOS and watchOS platforms later this year.

Sci-tech Mobikwik ties up with Samsung Pay
Author: 0 Mobikwik ties up with Samsung Pay

PayPal is focused on delivering seamless mobile commerce experiences and extending this reach through strategic partnerships. "Moving into the next phase of new and innovative services for Samsung Pay, we are delighted to have MobiKwik on board as a partner", said, Sanjay Razdan, Samsung India Director (Samsung Pay Business).

Sci-tech HTC backlash over pop-up ads on keyboard
Author: 0 HTC backlash over pop-up ads on keyboard

Smartphone users are used to seeing ads on the web and sometimes in games, but apparently some HTC users are now seeing ads on their keyboard, too. As if implying that they're totally fine with the Touchpal update , HTC's "fix" is to tell users to just uninstall the latest update the to keyboard.

Sci-tech Passengers taken off plane after someone 'passes gas'
Author: 0 Passengers taken off plane after someone 'passes gas'

The plane was not identified though it is understood to have been scheduled to land at RDU rather than being diverted as a result of the potent gust. The airport later clarified that there had been a "medical issue" and that Wake County Emergency Medical Services had assumed responsibility of the situation.

Sci-tech Atari's New Console
Author: 0 Atari's New Console "Ataribox" Officially Revealed

You won't be surprised to learn that the Ataribox will be available with a number of classic games to let you bask in the early days of console gaming where we sat on the carpet in front of tiny tube TVs (with rabbit ears on the back, of course).

Sci-tech Moto G5S Plus Images, Specifications Leaked
Author: 0 Moto G5S Plus Images, Specifications Leaked

It may be mentioned that its predecessor Moto G5 Plus has a 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 1,080x1,920 pixels (424 ppi pixel density), a 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM, a 32GB/64GB storage. The most interesting part of the Moto G5S Plus is perhaps the dual cameras that the phone comes with. Evan Blass of Venture Beat has leaked that the double camera setup will enable users to bring in bokeh effect to photographs.

Sci-tech Amazon Alexa lands on HTC U11
Author: 0 Amazon Alexa lands on HTC U11

If you have updated your HTC phone with the latest Edge sense OS, you will get this new Amazon's Alexa assistant on your phone. There are now more than 15,000 Alexa Skills available and a lot of them work on the HTC U11 . I myself don't have a U11 to test it out, but we'll keep an eye on this and report back when we know it's working. And authorize that the HTC Alexa app will have the same terms and conditions as any Amazon Echo .

Sci-tech Xiaomi 5X could be the first smartphone under Lanmi sub-brand
Author: 0 Xiaomi 5X could be the first smartphone under Lanmi sub-brand

Chinese MyDriver has said that the Xiaomi 5X will be launched on July 26. An image of what's said to be the first phone under the upcoming sub-brand has already leaked (see below). So, we aren't sure about the authencity of the newly leaked poster, and chances are that the specs might change in the final product. The poster does not mention anything in regards to the resolution of the display, so that is something that will have to wait until details are revealed by Xiaomi.

Sci-tech Nokia 8 to take on flagship smartphones with high-end specs
Author: 0 Nokia 8 to take on flagship smartphones with high-end specs

The other high-end smartphone that HMD could be preparing to launch is seen to be the Nokia 8 . Further, the device will come with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Leaks also show that Nokia 8 will probably launch on July 31. One of the best features that are expected is the inclusion of a dual-lens camera on the rear side of the device.

Sci-tech EVO Smash 4 finals will be broadcast on Disney XD
Author: 0 EVO Smash 4 finals will be broadcast on Disney XD

Disney's airing of the Smash Bros . finals will be the second major live broadcast of EVO 2017 alongside ESPN's airing of the finals for Street Fighter V during the national fighting game competition. Melee , Tekken 7 , Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and BlazBlue Central Fiction . If you do not have TV service, fret not, as you will still be able to catch the show via Twitch and its array of streaming channels that are dedicated to the tournament.

Sci-tech You can now make, share GIFs with Facebook App camera
Author: 0 You can now make, share GIFs with Facebook App camera

GIFs have been increasingly used on Facebook since users were first able to send them in messages back in 2015. The new feature comes a month after Facebook finally rolled out a GIF button for comments on the social network, in celebration of the GIF's 30th birthday.

Sci-tech Tonga qualify for 2019 World Cup and will compete in England's group
Author: 0 Tonga qualify for 2019 World Cup and will compete in England's group

Tonga will now join England, France, Argentina and the United States in Pool C. Tonga will be playing in its seventh straight World Cup and its eighth overall. They took an early lead Saturday with Seniloli's first try, created by a pass from Volavola which allowed an inside break from Akipusi Qera. Henry Seniloli's hat-trick, combined with tries from Jale Vatatuba and Apisalome Ratuniyarawa, secured a win that ensured that Fiji retained the World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup, a title they ...

Sci-tech Nasa says not enough funding to land humans on Mars
Author: 0 Nasa says not enough funding to land humans on Mars

The chief of Nasa's programme on human exploration of space, William Gerstenmaier, was quoted by Newsweek as saying that with its current budget, the agency can not afford the cost of propelling a manned spacecraft to Mars . Several astronauts trained Thursday in the open water about 4 miles off Galveston for a possible mission to Mars . The US space agency revealed for a period from July 22 to August 1, Mars will be near the sun on the sky's dome, crossing the sky with the sun during ...