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Science Additional items taken from museum
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The museum exhibit featured keys to the city, medals, trophies and other items that were presented to Armstrong on the world tour. Replicas made by the French jeweler Cartier were presented to Armstrong and fellow Apollo 11 space voyagers Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins in Paris shortly after they returned to Earth.

Science Amazon outbids Sky to win exclusive ATP tour tennis rights
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Amazon has signalled its intention to enter the United Kingdom sports market with the acquisition of the rights to the ATP men's tennis tour. Sky, which is understood to have paid about GBP8m a year for its current deal, is not thought to have matched the amount it bid last time to try and secure the new deal.

Science United States wants dialogue with North Korea 'at some point': Tillerson
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Tillerson even added a special message to Pyongyang: "We are not your enemy. but you are presenting an unacceptable threat to us, and we have to respond". Tillerson said that the USA is ready to conduct a dialogue with North Korea despite the Friday intercontinental ballistic test. The US continues to insist, however, that the government of President Bashar Assad " has no role in future governing of Syria " and that Iranian troops and militias backed by Tehran now in Syria " must go home ", ...

Science Apple Delivers Big Q3 Earnings Beat, Stock Hits All-Time High
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The hedge fund held 66,563 stocks of the iPhone maker's shares after unloading 475 shares through out the quarter. Fieldpoint Private Advisors Inc.'s holdings in Apple were worth $244,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. If you are viewing this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of worldwide copyright law. The original version of this piece can be accessed at ...

Science Pokemon GO cheats, tips & tricks: Niantic releases Moltres; best raid counters
Author: 0 Pokemon GO cheats, tips & tricks: Niantic releases Moltres; best raid counters

With a max CP of 2,730, Thunder Shock and Thunderbolt as it's quick and charge moves, you can't go wrong including Jolteon in your legendary raid lineup. Players should keep in mind to take note of their teammate's Pokemon before going on a Moltres Raid - a Blissey could lead the team to fail. Takes 71% extra damage from Moltres .

Science Idris Elba Sings Google Translate Songs On 'The Tonight Show'
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In fact, when you translate his show name to Latvian and back , it will translate to, "This is Jimmy Fallon's show tonight". In a new round of "Google Translate Songs" on " The Tonight Show ", Idris Elba gamely crooned hilariously weird versions of hit songs " Baby Got Back " and " I'll Make Love To You ".

Science Super NES Classic Edition Pre-Orders Going Live This Month
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However, although the system's pre-orders have been made available at some retailers, not every store planning to sell the console has allowed people to place pre-orders yet. This will come as a huge relief to many of you who previously believed that your pre-orders had been taken care of through Walmart . That means the SNES Classic Edition is already a limited-edition product; it will end its production run when 2017 ends, just like the NES Classic Edition before it.

Science Stardew Valley Multiplayer Entering Beta Before End of 2017
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A multiplayer game in Stardew Valley works much like a single player game at the beginning, with friends able to play as they would if they were starting a new save. Friend invites will be handled through Steam , rather than separate multiplayer servers, and local multiplayer options, split-screen, and PvP aren't now planned.

Science Asus teases Zenfone 4, showing the dual camera on its back
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The launch date, after much speculation, has finally been revealed officially by the company - 19th of August. The company, as per several report making rounds on the web, is preparing to launch not one, but many phones under the ZenFone 4 series by the end of this year.

Science Microsoft launches Surface Plus upgrade plan
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With Surface Plus, customers in the United States can buy any of the latest Surface devices with a 24-month payment plan at an April of only 0%. Subject to credit approval, regular consumers looking into Surface Plus will be able to purchase Surface hardware on a 24-month plan with 0 percent April.

Science Amazon removes BLU phones from lineup, OEM defends security software
Author: 0 Amazon removes BLU phones from lineup, OEM defends security software

Blu , for its part, released a public statement this week denying that there is any spyware , malware or "secret software" on any of its smartphones. The problem isn't limited to the R1 HD phone, instead being found on at least three different BLU handsets. "Now nearly a year later, the devices are still behaving in the same exact way, with standard and basic data collection that pose no security or privacy risk".

Science Two degrees too many: is Earth edging towards evisceration?
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Scientists have warned for years that an increase in global temperatures of 2 degrees Celsius could cause unsafe weather patterns, crunch the global food supply and force entire populations to migrate. The biggest factor was found to be carbon intensity, which has been dropping in recent years due to increased energy efficiency across industries. This latter target is barely plausible, the new research finds, with just a 1pc chance that temperatures will rise by less than 1.5C.

Science Former Google Senior Vice President Says Android Cameras Are 'Years Behind' iPhone
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You get the camera app that the manufacturer shipped and optimized - that's it. He pointed out a typical Samsung smartphone's "bewildering array of photo options" as an example. Former Microsoft employee has explained why the iPhone is better than Android and his own Windows operating system. And if we assume that Gundotra's children were not sitting perfectly still, the shots are even all the more impressive.

Science Resident Evil Revelations 1 And 2 Are Coming To Nintendo Switch
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Now you might be wondering why is the Switch version delayed? The release will be delayed (much like numerous Wii U ports) but it's for a good reason. It was ported to the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC later with Resident Evil Revelations 2 debuting in 2015 for PS3, Xbox 360, PS4, Xbox One, PC and PlayStation Vita.

Science Asteroid to test Nasa's 'planetary defence system'
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NASA's planetary defense system is created to protect the Earth from potential asteroid impacts , and this is the best time to see if the system works. " Scientists have always appreciated knowing when an asteroid will make a close approach to and safely pass the Earth because they can make preparations to collect data to characterize and learn as much as possible about it", Michael Kelley , program scientist and lead for the asteroid's observation campaign, said in the release.

Science Download Google Play Store 8.0.26 APK for Android
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Unfortunately, it will not work on devices that aren't running Android O Developer Preview , but if you can find the APK, you can install it manually on just about any Android device. It is nothing but, Google Play Services which achieved the feat. At the summit, Google brought together over 700 Indian app and games developers, where the company shared tips and tools to help developers create the best quality Android apps that are locally relevant.

Science Sebastien Buemi: Title defeat 'hard to accept' after early domination
Author: 0 Sebastien Buemi: Title defeat 'hard to accept' after early domination

Team member Buemi missed taking the driver award by one point in the first season, won it previous year, and has driven with the team since the beginning. Renault e.dams has taken the team award since the series started three years ago. "It's an incredible result for the team in our first year", he said.

Science NASA issues safety warning for unsafe eclipse glasses
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The long-awaited total solar eclipse will make landfall in the continental United States at 9:05 a.m. on August 21, 2017. If you were to drive 45 minutes northwest to Emmett, Idaho, you would be on the border of totality's path, with an eclipse opportunity of under a minute, at around 11:28 a.m.

Science Samsung's New Mobile LTE Modem Supports Speeds Faster Than Fiber
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Earlier this year, the Samsung Exynos 9 Series (8895) SoC presented its Cat.16 LTE modem with 1.0 gigabit (Gb) downlink speed and the industry´s first 5CA support. The 20-percent improvement in maximum downlink speed can allow mobile device users to download a full-length movie in HD resolution within 10 seconds.

Science PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Becomes the Most Popular Non-Valve Game on Steam
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Without a doubt, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has become a smash success, for not only does it now hold the peak player record on Steam for any non-Valve game, but also it managed to sell 4 million units in just 3 months . There are a few reasons for this. At the moment, it's the hottest game of 2017, dominating Steam's most played and most bought charts and is often found in the top three most popular games on Twitch, with hundreds of thousands of players watching and playing the ...