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Sci-tech Stephen Colbert Can't Get His 'Late Show' Russia Week Story Straight
Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Can't Get His 'Late Show' Russia Week Story Straight

There was always a chance Stephen Colbert's " Russia Week" would prove timely, but this must be beyond his producers' wildest dreams. "I just wanna get out ahead of the story here - I recently met with a lot of Russians", Colbert said, mocking Donald Trump, Jr's shifting stories on his meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya.

Sci-tech Unemployment rate steady at 5.6 percent
Author: 0 Unemployment rate steady at 5.6 percent

Monthly hours worked in all jobs increased 8.9 million hours (0.5%) to 1,703.5 million hours. "As part-time employment weighed heavily on total jobs and full-time employment increased, markets took it as a healthy employment set", he said.

Sci-tech Hip-Hop Now Most Popular Music Genre in America
Author: 0 Hip-Hop Now Most Popular Music Genre in America

Back then, rap, hip-hop, and R&B were still subcultures, brimming with loyal followers but lagging just below the attention of the mainstream. Hip hop and it don't stop. It is also the most popular genre on leading streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music . Other heavyweights include Drake, who's album "More Life" broke a record for audio on demand streams in one week.

Author: 0 HMD Global CEO Arto Nummela Quits With Immediate Effect

In a very vibrant career, Nummela not only served as the CEO of HMD Global but was part of the original Nokia team starting 1994. The phone will be priced at Rs 999 for single SIM model and Rs 1,149 for double SIM variant, effectively making it the first phone from Nokia ever, to be priced at less than Rs 1,000.

Sci-tech Samsung potentially returning to iPhone chip production in 2018
Author: 0 Samsung potentially returning to iPhone chip production in 2018

Samsung, the world's largest mobile OLED maker with a whopping 95 percent market share, is the sole OLED supplier for the upcoming iPhone. This follows with the reports that Apple was having trouble procuring enough OLED screens to meet their initial launch production goals.

Sci-tech Elon Musk Admits Flying to Mars Might Be Hard
Author: 0 Elon Musk Admits Flying to Mars Might Be Hard

But it's not clear if safety was the main reason for not landing the Dragon on Mars, too. The company has been working on an updated version of the capsule called Dragon 2 that will eventually carry people back and forth from the ISS, and SpaceX hoped to have that vehicle land propulsively with people on board.

Sci-tech Apple Patents Secret 911 Calling Tech for the iPhone
Author: 0 Apple Patents Secret 911 Calling Tech for the iPhone

By contrast, Apple's newly patented feature could allow you to designate a certain finger or special sequence of presses that sends for help without having to be engaged with your phone throughout the emergency. But "no indication of the execution is apparent". It would also allow for live audio or video to be streamed from the phone to the dispatcher and for personal information stored on the device, like social security numbers or home addresses, to be deleted.

Author: 0 Destiny 2 Footage Reveals New Planet Nessus Ahead of Beta

The Destiny 2 beta begins on July 18 for PS4 and July 19 for Xbox One , and will have a PC beta in late August. Playing through the game's Strike mode in the Beta will reward you with legendary loot, for which Destiny as a whole is famous, and it ends up being a very satisfying reward indeed.

Sci-tech Qualcomm's patent battle with Apple weighs on profit
Author: 0 Qualcomm's patent battle with Apple weighs on profit

Wall Street was modeling for fiscal fourth-quarter adjusted earnings per share of 90 cents on sales of $5.48 billion. Our financial guidance for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017 excludes QTL revenues related to the sale of Apple products by Apple's contract manufacturers as well as the other licensee in dispute as we expect the recent actions taken by these licensees will continue until the respective disputes are resolved.

Sci-tech AMC Comic-Con Art Reveals 'The Walking Dead' Season 8 Premiere Date
Author: 0 AMC Comic-Con Art Reveals 'The Walking Dead' Season 8 Premiere Date

Negan brutally forced Rick and the group to fall under his will in the first half of Season 7, and now Rick understands that Negan can not be reasoned with, and that he and his group have to prepare to go to war. Season 8 will officially premiere on October 22 on AMC, with the premiere also happening to be the series' 100th episode. He also teased how Rick's "swagger is definitely back" in the next season, which will please anyone who was getting exhausted of weepy, fragile Rick.

Sci-tech Tyrannosaurus rex couldn't run says new research
Author: 0 Tyrannosaurus rex couldn't run says new research

That is the conclusion drawn from the latest research by scientists at the University of Manchester in England, whose study flies in the face of decades of Hollywood depictions of T. rex could weigh as much as 9 tons, it wouldn't even be able to get up to running speed without risk of breaking the bones in its legs, not to mention really embarrassing itself in front of Jeff Goldblum.

Sci-tech Doom Unlocks DLC for All, Gets Free Weekends
Author: 0 Doom Unlocks DLC for All, Gets Free Weekends

If you've played multiplayer since Doom's release, you'll receive a special badge indicating your veteran status. They have to option to try out the new progression system in a new start, but they can also retain all of their guns, customization unlocks, demons, and more.

Sci-tech British writer Jane Austen is the new face on £10 note
Author: 0 British writer Jane Austen is the new face on £10 note

The new note, due to go into circulation on September 14, is the bank's latest effort to make its notes more secure by using plastic, not paper. The Bank of England on Tuesday unveiled a new bank note featuring Jane Austen to coincide with the author's death 200 years ago after a campaign to include more women on Britain's currency.

Sci-tech UIDAI launches mAadhaar app for Android users: Here are 6 key features
Author: 0 UIDAI launches mAadhaar app for Android users: Here are 6 key features

The application provides interface to Aadhaar Number holders to carry their demographic information in their smart phones, making it easier to avail the Aadhaar-linked services. Instead of that apps is featured with TOTP (Time-based One-Time Password) generation process. The app will then send an OTP number to your registered number.

Sci-tech Alleged LG V30 Appears on Geekbench
Author: 0 Alleged LG V30 Appears on Geekbench

Reports are also such that LG could launch the smartphone the V30 sometime around the month of September. The smartphone appeared with the id LGE LG-H932PR. We're assuming someone made a mistake in posting the LG V30 phone cases because they are no longer accessible while some Samsung Galaxy Note 8 cases are still there.

Sci-tech Trump and Putin held a second undisclosed meeting at the G20 summit
Author: 0 Trump and Putin held a second undisclosed meeting at the G20 summit

He was told of conversation by other world leaders who were present. An unnamed White House official told Reuters that the interaction between the two leaders was a "brief conversation" rather than a "second meeting". Ongoing special counsel and congressional investigations are now looking into possible collusion between President Trump and Russian Federation. Trump says there was no collusion and Russian Federation denies interference in the election.

Sci-tech Celtic's Leigh Griffiths charged by UEFA for 'provoking spectators' at Linfield
Author: 0 Celtic's Leigh Griffiths charged by UEFA for 'provoking spectators' at Linfield

Griffiths responded to the Linfield supporters with a hand gesture referencing either Celtic's six Scottish league titles in a row or the 5-1 scoreline of the last Old Firm match at the Ibrox...or maybe both. For provoking spectators at end of the game when he tied a Celtic scarf around the goalposts. We are yet to see the final word by the European house of football and the decision will be known on 20th of July when the disciplinary board is set for a meeting.

Sci-tech Singer bidisha bezbaruah found dead
Author: 0 Singer bidisha bezbaruah found dead

The actress allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan. Bidisha Bezbaruah, a native of Assam did not take calls from her father for a long time, which was quite unusual. Bidisha was known for her acting in the play, Xanto Xixto Histo Pusto Moha Dusto. The actress's husband has been booked after Bidisha's father filed an FIR UNDER Section 306 (abatement to suicide) of THE IPC at Sushant Lok police station.

Sci-tech Mercedes-Benz unveils X-Class ute
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz unveils X-Class ute

While its main bodywork remains largely Nissan , the recast front end of the X-Class is pure M-B and evidences strong GLS-Class cues with unique details on its Pure, Progressive and Power trim grades. Inside, the X-Class gets some of its own design touches, and you'll recognize a lot of switchgear from elsewhere in the Mercedes range. Mercedes-Benz is claiming a 600mm wading depth for the ute and up to 221mm of ground clearance.