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Author: 0 Danny Rose issues Spurs apology even as Chelsea tempt with double wages

Gabriel Jesus would finish the season as the Premier League's fourth top scorer with 37 goals, ahead of team-mate Sergio Aguero in seventh place on 28 goals. Earlier today, Danny Rose released an official apology through his representatives, which has been accepted by the Spurs hierarchy and everyone seems ready to put this episode behind them.

Sci-tech Solar eclipse glasses offer protection from vision loss
Author: 0 Solar eclipse glasses offer protection from vision loss

If you look at the sun without protective eyewear the solar radiation and thermal energy from the sun can burn the retinal tissue. Stand so that when you look through the viewing hole, you can see a tiny circle of light on the image screen; that's the sun.

Sci-tech Neymar Cleared to Make PSG Debut on Sunday
Author: 0 Neymar Cleared to Make PSG Debut on Sunday

The French Football Federation revealed the news, saying: "The FFF confirms receipt of the Neymar transfer certificate sent by RFEF [the Spanish FA]". PSG wanted Neymar to start the season at its Parc des Princes home but his debut was delayed because of the paperwork issues. "The other players here are also some great players so together we can get better".

Sci-tech Scientists discover two new 'super-Earth' planets that may support life
Author: 0 Scientists discover two new 'super-Earth' planets that may support life

They dubbed two of the four planets "super-Earths", so-called because they have masses of around 1.7 Earth mass, larger than Earth but among the smallest planets ever detected around the nearest sun-like stars. Study co-author Guillem Anglada of Queen Mary University of London, meanwhile, urged some skepticism surrounding the existence of the planets, but he told Gizmodo the evidence "cannot be denied from a statistical sense".

Sci-tech Disney reports $177M payment after 'pink slime' suit settled
Author: 0 Disney reports $177M payment after 'pink slime' suit settled

A legal settlement between ABC and a South Dakota meat producer in a defamation lawsuit over the network's reports on a beef product that critics dubbed "pink slime" exceeded $177 million, an attorney for the producer said Wednesday. Revenues for the company dropped by 80%. The firm sued ABC for $1.9 billion in South Dakota, which can award triple damages for disparagement of a food's safety.

Sci-tech Mbalula very disappointed with Manana
Author: 0 Mbalula very disappointed with Manana

Mbalula said he was concerned and could not understand why Manana had not been arrested, even after charges of assault were laid against him. The Minister of state for Education in South Africa, Mduduzi Manana, has admitted to assaulting a middle-aged woman identified as Mandisa Duma at a Johannesburg nightclub after she apparently called him gay during an argument.

Sci-tech US Gov't Report Confirms 2016 Was the Hottest Year on Record
Author: 0 US Gov't Report Confirms 2016 Was the Hottest Year on Record

But as humanity continues to rely on fossil fuels for energy, unprecedented levels of greenhouse gases are polluting the atmosphere, acting like a blanket to capture heat around the Earth, the report emphasised. California experienced its warmest summer on record a year ago, the report noted, as one of its most severe droughts gave way to one of its wettest winters.

Sci-tech HBO Game of Thrones hack prompts forensic review
Author: 0 HBO Game of Thrones hack prompts forensic review

HBO is the latest entertainment company to suffer a hack that resulted in the loss of valuable, jealously guarded content. Hackers claim to have stolen 1.5TB of data from the company , including forthcoming episodes of "Ballers" and " Room 104 ", and posting them online.

Sci-tech Egypt to witness Perseid meteor shower from Friday till Sunday
Author: 0 Egypt to witness Perseid meteor shower from Friday till Sunday

Photo captured during the 2015 Perseid meteor shower . The meteor shower can be watched from even your terrace, and it is only the light pollution that prevents you from getting a clearer view. It may take a while to see any shooting stars as they tend to appear in clusters, followed by a lull. Cooke told Space.com, " Instead of 80 to 100, [there will be] 40 to 50 per hour ".

Sci-tech Early investor sues Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick for fraud
Author: 0 Early investor sues Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick for fraud

Kalanick was ousted as Uber's CEO in June by Benchmark and other investors after the company was rocked by months of scandals. This is a reference to the ongoing lawsuit between Uber and Alphabet, the latter accusing the former of stealing its self-driving auto secrets.

Sci-tech Doklam row not serious, Hindi, Chini Bhai-Bhai, says Dalai Lama
Author: 0 Doklam row not serious, Hindi, Chini Bhai-Bhai, says Dalai Lama

China has been unrelenting with its statements and threats against India. India had granted political asylum to the Dalai Lama who fled his homeland almost six decades ago, as a young monk of 24, to save himself from the Chinese Army , who sought to crush the mass uprising in Tibet against what they described as "China's imperialist designs".

Sci-tech Mobile's upcoming REVVL handset gets outed, pricing and availability confirmed
Author: 0 Mobile's upcoming REVVL handset gets outed, pricing and availability confirmed

Rumor has it this device was manufactured by TCL, the came company that makes Alcatel phones and some BlackBerry phones - and by the looks of it, that assessment seems right on point. T-Mo explains that most of the smartphones available through JOD are higher-end models, but now T-Mobile is making several of its Smartpicks available through JOD, too.

Sci-tech Officials in Guam say it's safe from North Korea
Author: 0 Officials in Guam say it's safe from North Korea

The Post said it was not known if North Korea had successfully tested the smaller warhead design, though North Korea a year ago claimed to have done so. The Trump administration considers North Korea to be America's greatest national security threat and tensions have steadily risen this year. "North Korea likely made some of the key measurements required to define those extreme conditions during the two July tests, but I can't imagine it has learned enough to confidently make a warhead ...

Sci-tech Scientists unearth largest dinosaur species in Patagonia
Author: 0 Scientists unearth largest dinosaur species in Patagonia

The name roughly translates to the "giant from Patagonia" - with a nod to the Mayo family, who own the farm where the fossils where found. Studies on fossils from the dinosaur Patagotitan mayorum show that it weighed around 62 tonnes, and measured more than 35 metres from nose to tail.

Sci-tech Essential's investors include Amazon, release date for phone being announced next week
Author: 0 Essential's investors include Amazon, release date for phone being announced next week

All three images highlight the titanium frame and ceramic body in various machining stages. Android founder Andy Rubin's smartphone project was handed a lifeline on Wednesday, as Amazon and Tencent invested $300 million. Rubin, Essential's founder and CEO, has said Essential Home will be created to interact with various smart home ecosystems and will allow owners to use Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant to control their device.

Sci-tech Perseid meteor show to light up sky Friday night, early Saturday
Author: 0 Perseid meteor show to light up sky Friday night, early Saturday

Weather permitting, an eye to the sky in the predawn hours will catch one of the brightest meteor showers that passes through the Earth's atmosphere. We see meteors flash in the night sky when the meteoroids from the debris stream hit the top of Earth's atmosphere, travelling at incredible speeds - over 200,000 km/h (124,274 mph).

Author: 0 Game of Thrones Stars' Phone Numbers, Email Addresses Leaked — HBO Hack

A group that calls itself "Mr Smith" sent a ransom note to Richard Plepler , HBO's chief executive, after releasing a fresh cache of stolen scripts, internal documents and private emails online this week. The leak includes draft scripts for five episodes of Game of Thrones , internal network and administrator passwords. Today they made good on that promise, making ransom demands of HBO to halt this trickle release of stolen data.

Sci-tech Lenovo launches K8 Note in India; sports dual-camera #LenovoK8Note #KillerNote
Author: 0 Lenovo launches K8 Note in India; sports dual-camera #LenovoK8Note #KillerNote

Lenovo claims that all upcoming smartphones (including the K8 Note) will be updated to Android O in the future. The launch is slated to start at 12pm, but as with any tech launch nowadays, expect a delay of a few minutes. 343. The Lenovo K8 Note also features a trio of capacitive navigation touch buttons and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, which is located in the middle of the back panel.

Sci-tech Valve are making a Dota 2 digital card game called Artifact
Author: 0 Valve are making a Dota 2 digital card game called Artifact

However as DotA 2 fans have been dreaming of a card game of their own, we can only imagine that many players are pretty excited to see what it entails, and hopefully it will be able to live up to the hype. However, it will also have "lanes", just like in Dota 2 . The digital card game will be out in 2018. Announced via Sean "Day9" Plott just before the final match of the day's global events, There were sparse details revealed about the title, but it was revealed that it will include ...