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Speaking on Friday night at the Princess of Asturias Awards - Spain's answer to the Nobels - King Felipe described Catalonia as "an essential part of 21st century Spain". Francisco Franco's abolishment of Catalonia's regional government in 1939. The Spanish government after an emergency meeting on Saturday will forward to the President of the Senate PIO Garcia Escudero specific proposals.
  • Google's Duo voice chat app is about to become Android's FaceTime

    Google's Duo voice chat app is about to become Android's FaceTime

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    You can now download the Google Play Store APK v8.3.42 from the link shared below, and don't forget to share with us if you do find anything interesting inside this latest Play Store update. The ability to upgrade an ongoing voice call to video with just a tap is coming "later this year". As for supported devices, you and whoever you are video calling only have a handful to choose from.
  • Google updates Home Mini to address major privacy bug

    Google updates Home Mini to address major privacy bug

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    The Google Home Mini won't officially hit store shelves until October 19. As of now, Google brushed the issue aside by rolling out a patch and terming the issue as a hardware issue. However, there's also a touch-sensitive button on the top that can initiate a voice command, and this is apparently the problem. The Google Home Mini isn't out yet, but Google is already dealing with an issue related to it.
  • Russian Federation purchased Google ads to meddle in United States election

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    But the ads do not appear to come from the same Kremlin-affiliated troll farms that bought thousands of ads on Facebook meant to distribute disinformation online about the election, the report said . Meanwhile, Congress has started multiple investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election, with lawmakers on both sides saying Russia meant to sow discord in the USA, spread propaganda and sway the election to elect Donald Trump.
  • Google Pixel XL 2 is already out of stock

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    In the 'Tech Specs' section its mentioned "Minimum 3 years of OS and security updates". The Pixel is Google's flagship phone, created to show off the best possible version of the company's Android mobile operating system. But everything shot by Google Clips stays within the camera's 16GB of onboard storage until you decide which images are worth saving and sharing. Not much of a difference, but enough for you to know youre not getting the best.
  • Bloated iPhone 8 Batteries Reported in China

    Bloated iPhone 8 Batteries Reported in China

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    In case you wondered, both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are stuck together using water-resistant adhesive and getting that removed is a chore on its own. Apple needs the iPhone 8 to do well in China to make up for the fact that sales on its cash cow are dying. However, it's also true that everyone in the industry is more attuned to such problems in the wake of the exploding Galaxy Note 7 situation.
  • GST likely for Netflix and iflix soon

    GST likely for Netflix and iflix soon

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    Under the composition scheme, the tax rate for traders of goods will be 1 per cent, 2 per cent for manufacturers and 5 per cent for restaurants and suppliers of food or drinks. All diagnostic kits and reagents, exercise books and notebooks, glasses for corrective spectacles, spoons, forks, fish knives, tongs, fixed speed diesel engines, two-way radio (walkie-talkie) used by defence, police and paramilitary forces etc., will come under the 12 per cent tax slab.
  • Brazilian Olympic Committee president arrested on corruption charges

    Brazilian Olympic Committee president arrested on corruption charges

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    Carlos Arthur Nuzman was arrested yesterday on suspicion of corruption, money laundering and participating in a criminal operation. Another senior Brazilian Olympics official, Leonardo Gryner, was also detained Thursday for allegedly making a deal with Diack to deposit money in his bank account the same week Rio was chosen for the games.
  • Instagram Stories: Users can get lots more views with new Facebook tie

    Instagram Stories: Users can get lots more views with new Facebook tie

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    Avid users of Facebook and Instagram might see a new feature in the apps soon. Facebook and Instagram have tied their platforms closer together, in a setup that will satisfy heavy social media sharers. Facebook Stories were introduced globally in March 2017 after testing the feature in Ireland. But its safe to say that this feature might be included in future updates.
  • Google Home Gets New Night Mode, Refreshed App UI

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    The new Google Home Mini costs £49 in the United Kingdom and $49 in the US. While the Home Mini is not meant to play back music like its larger sibling, it can be paired with any Chromecast speaker to provide the tunes you need.
  • Range Rover Sport PHEV is Jaguar Land Rover's first plug-in hybrid

    Range Rover Sport PHEV is Jaguar Land Rover's first plug-in hybrid

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    Inside the Range Rover Sport keeps with the digital times, inheriting JLR's latest Touch Pro Duo infotainment system that features two vertically-stacked 25cm touchscreens, and this latest version of the Rangie Sport also gets up to 12 power points, including two domestic plugs, and the vehicle can be ordered with Land Rover's "Activity Key".
  • Google shows off Clips, its smart camera

    Google shows off Clips, its smart camera

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    An artificial intelligence engine inside looks for smiles, people you care about, dogs chasing their tails, and automatically captures the moment. An AI engine snaps photos when you are not even looking or paying attention. You won't need to be connected to the internet to record, and there is a light on the device so you'll know that it is recording. Google Clips is coming soon to the US only for $249US.
  • Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Gambled For $10000 Per Day

    Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Gambled For $10000 Per Day

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    An official said she was returning to clear her name of any involvement in the worst mass shooting in modern USA history. The sisters of Australian woman Marilou Danley say the Las Vegas gunman sent her away so he could plot his massacre at Mandalay Bay hotel.
  • Bring your SNES Classic Edition into modernity with this wireless controller

    Bring your SNES Classic Edition into modernity with this wireless controller

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    As long as these classic systems are selling like hot cakes, there is no rush to make the digital content available. I wonder how many of you right now have leapt straight into the unreleased flying-furry sequel, Star Fox 2? If pre-order buzz is any indication, it could be even harder to pin down a Super NES Classic this holiday season.
  • Google working on smart screen assistant device to compete with Echo Show

    Google working on smart screen assistant device to compete with Echo Show

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    TechCrunch's sources say Google was originally planning to launch the new device in mid-2018, but may push up that deadline because of Echo Show . Word has it Google is finding some new inspiration from Amazon . In case you missed the event, we have listed all the major announcements down below.
  • Trump waives Jones Act shipping restrictions for hurricane-battered Puerto Rico

    Trump waives Jones Act shipping restrictions for hurricane-battered Puerto Rico

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    The island relies heavily on ports. The presenter of the video said the hospital she was in had "no water, no cash", and added that "the hospital is completely full with no generators, so they have open windows". The Department of Homeland Security had said as recently as Monday that the law would not be suspended. "It is meant to ensure we have enough fuel and commodities to support lifesaving efforts, respond to the storm, and restore critical services and critical infrastructure ...
  • Delta will allow text messages during a flight

    Delta will allow text messages during a flight

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    Passengers expect the kind of connection speeds they get on the ground, even while flying across continents. Gogo's pricing for Wi-Fi on flights varies depending on the plan, but Delta customers will not have to pay for Wi-Fi access for texting.
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation report: Houston's murder rate down, violent crime increases

    Federal Bureau of Investigation report: Houston's murder rate down, violent crime increases

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    The total number of property crimes reported, 5,073, also represents a 30-year low. But it's not all good news, violent crime is up. If officers showed up at the scene of a murder and finds their suspect also robbed their victim and was carrying drugs, the only crime they would report to the Federal Bureau of Investigation was the most severe - in this case, the murder .
  • Intel announces 8th Generation Core desktop CPU family

    Intel announces 8th Generation Core desktop CPU family

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    We are already familiar with the confusion the company has created regarding the naming and generation. While Intel's 8th generation of Core processors for mobile devices, codenamed Kaby Lake Refresh , was an iterative improvement over its predecessor, its desktop counterpart will introduce something Intel hasn't done in a long time: bumping the core counts of its mainstream CPUs.
  • Intel unveils 'best ever' gaming processor, sired in Haifa

    Intel unveils 'best ever' gaming processor, sired in Haifa

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    We are already familiar with the confusion the company has created regarding the naming and generation. And for the first time, buyers of the budget-priced Core i3 chips get four cores instead of two. Today, Intel announced its latest Core processor family for desktop called Coffee Lake . The new chips will be available worldwide from October 5th, Intel has confirmed, with the first original equipment manufacturer (OEM) boxes to feature the parts arriving before the end of the year.
  • Nintendo reveals its DLC plans for Fire Emblem Warriors

    Nintendo reveals its DLC plans for Fire Emblem Warriors

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    As detailed by Gematsu the first DLC pack, Fire Emblem Fates , will be released by the end of this year. Each pack, individually priced at 1,400 yen, will feature new playable characters and weapons. A bundle set with all three packs will also be available for purchase that will include an exclusive bride costume for Lucina. Fire Emblem fans (or Dynasty Warriors fans too, probably) can look forward to playing Fire Emblem Warriors on either Nintendo Switch or the New Nintendo ...
  • New Remix 10 mode, Daisy and discount coming to Super Mario Run

    New Remix 10 mode, Daisy and discount coming to Super Mario Run

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    If you're interested, you can download Super Mario Run from the Play Store via the link below. Playing Remix 10 more lets you collect new items and eventually unlock a brand new character with a brand new special move: Princess Daisy , and double-jump.
  • SEC victim of hacking, filing system breached

    SEC victim of hacking, filing system breached

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    The test filing portion of EDGAR is used to verify that information submitted through EDGAR is accurate before it is sent on to the SEC and then to the public. consumers were accessed. His statement didn't provide any details about the information the hackers obtained or which companies might have been affected, but did make clear that the investigation is continuing.
  • IOS 11 could let you secretly record Snapchat snaps

    IOS 11 could let you secretly record Snapchat snaps

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    In iOS 11, iPhone users can hold down on the globe button on their keyboard and shift it to the left or right of the screen to make it easier to type with one hand. Just send it over to Control Center. The feature essentially allows to record what you are doing on the screen. The camera app of iPhone users those using iOS 11 will let the users scan the QR code.
  • Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale: 5 hot deals on laptops

    Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale: 5 hot deals on laptops

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    TelevisionAmazon: A 49-inches TCL LED TV is being offered at a 29% off, and will cost Rs 28,990, not Rs 40,990. Samsung Galaxy J7 prime , a smartphone with "Great battery Life" is on a 37 percent discount and is priced at Rs 10,590. It is available in two RAM/storage variants of - 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB and storage on both variants is expandable up to 128GB through MicroSD card. Moto G5 Plus (Fine Gold): The sale is offering Moto G5 Plus at the discounted rate of Rs 12,999 and is ...