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Samsung's Note 7 successor will be revealed next month

But judging by the number of leaks we've seen in the past few days, it may launch in the coming weeks, at least in China. It is still unclear if these numbers will be bumped up, but it wouldn't be surprising to see a jump in RAM to 6GB, given that some devices like the OnePlus 5 already offer this.

US Announces Largest 'Takedown' of Dark Web Market in History - Attorney General

The investigations were a global affair that resulted in the 5 July arrest of an alleged adminstrator of AlphaBay , Canadian Alexandre Cazes , who was arested in Thailand. During the press conference, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein echoed these sentiments and warned prospective dark net customers and traders that Tor would not necessarily shield their identities.

Maryam Mirzakhani, prize-winning mathematician, dies at 40

After receiving her bachelor's degree in mathematics from the prestigious Sharif University of Technology in 1999, she moved to the United States and earned her a PhD from Harvard University five years later. Her questions came in English. Mirzakhani, who joined Stanford in 2008, specialized in theoretical mathematics. She won the prize for a 172-page paper on the trajectory of a billiards ball around a polygonal table that has been hailed as a "titanic work" and the "beginning of a new ...

House rejects proposed denial of sex reassignment surgery to transgender troops

Once the amendment comes to the floor, it will be the first time in history the USA history has considered a measure specifically aimed at rolling back rights for transgender people. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., declined to fully endorse Hartzler's amendment while telling reporters it's important for Congress and the Defense Department to work closely together on military transgender policies.

This is how Uber and Yandex are taking over Russian Federation right now

He said Uber is investing $225 million cash in the new company and its 36.6% ownership stake will be worth nearly $1.4 billion; the San Francisco-based company will fill three of the seven seats on the new company's board. The Russian company Yandex and Uber unite business taxi. The UberEATS food delivery service is also included in the deal . Uber retains a 17.7 percent stake in the company.

Brace yourself: More ads are coming to Facebook Messenger

In April, Facebook Messenger recorded more than 1.2 billion monthly users. The ads will start rolling out slowly. "Advertising is not necessarily everything, but it's definitely how we're going to be making money right now", Messenger's head of product, Stan Chudnovsky, told VB.

J&K: Curfew brings normal life to standstill in valley

The Hizbul terrorist was killed by security forces on July 8 previous year. Army also conducted flag marches at some places in Pulwama. To avoid a repeat of the violence that rocked Kashmir after Wani was killed in a gunfight with security forces on July 8, 2016, security has been stepped across Jammu and Kashmir.

Egypt raises toll in Sinai attack to 23 killed

After the attack, the militants looted the checkpoint, taking away weapons and ammunition before fleeing the scene, the officials added. The terrorists drove in two vehicles and blew themselves up as they passed through an army checkpoint. For the past three years, Egyptian forces have been fighting Daesh offshoot Wilayat Sinai in the Sinai Peninsula. "These inhumane attacks, whether in Egypt or in England, only strengthen our determination to defeat the terrorist killers", Casson said, ...

Microsoft Wields The Ax As Focus Shifts To Cloud Platform

Last year , the company cut almost 3,000 employees from its smartphone and sales teams. Microsoft said revenue from its "Intelligent Cloud " rose 11 percent from a year earlier to $6.8 billion. "The shifts will be some of the most significant in the sales force in years", the report said. The software giant did not specify how many jobs would be cut.

In Lucknow, 'gangrape victim' alleges acid attack

She has sustained burn injuries on her face and neck, police said, adding that no FIR has been registered yet and they are awaiting a complaint. The two men are facing trials over all the attacks, but they were released on bail in April. The police does not have any CCTV footage so far and has been unable to track from where the miscreants entered the compound of the working women's hostel in Aliganj locality.

New report suggests that Mass Effect: Andromeda won't get Single-Player DLC

While it's nearly traditional to see post-release content launched for Mass Effect games, it appears that Andromeda is going to break the cycle. The situation got out of hand so badly that BioWare and EA had to take to official channels once again and tell people once and for all (hopefully) that there is no final secret DLC coming to Mass Effect: Andromeda .

Sore hip rules Andy Murray out of Wimbledon warm up at Hurlingham

World No1 Sir Andy Murray's stuttering preparations for his Wimbledon defence suffered another blow after he was forced to withdraw from his first exhibition clash at the Hurlingham Club through injury. But mum Judy is confident her boy will be fit and firing. "Our seasons are very long". That was a significant interruption to his preparation for Wimbledon but he said it would give him more quality training time with his coach, Ivan Lendl , who made a decision to stay on in Europe ...

Atlantic Canada could be exempt from United States softwood duties: Ross

Canada, which denies it subsidizes producers, said earlier this month it would give C$867 million ($654 million) in aid to the domestic industry. Canfor will pay the highest of BC producers, at 7.72%, while West Fraser will pay duties on 6.76%.

New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

Fortunately, iOS 11 comes with a new feature which will help users extract more longevity out of their device's internal storage. Apple has announced new features for watchOS 4, including major updates coming to Workouts, Activity, Music, all-new watch faces, and "GymKit", which provides a seamless connection between Apple Watch and gym equipment.

A Fully Renewable Energy Grid Is Too Costly For Now

The things you're reading about in this article are at least partially related to this - Moody's: Falling wind energy costs threaten Midwestern coal plants . This country got a lot of attention past year when it was reported that almost 100% of the country's energy demand was covered by renewables for part of a day.

Tesla cleared of responsibility for fatal crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) had been digging into the May 2016 incident in which OH resident Joshua Brown's Tesla Model S collided with a tractor-semitrailer truck near Williston, Florida, and has now released its accident docket.

E3 2017: Cross-console Minecraft and Super Duper Graphics Pack announced

This new update will unify all the versions of the game, all under one single edition. The Xbox press conference was full of worthwhile news from the reveal of Xbox One X , a release date for Cuphead , and the debut of Bioware's newest game, Anthem .

Apple Now Allows Users to Tip with In-App Purchases

Tencent's WeChat instant messaging platform shut down the tipping function of its apps in the Apple Store in April, after failing to reach an agreement with Apple on the issue. As for the individual pages of the apps, Apple has chosen to highlight reviews, placing more emphasis on Editor's Choice for instance. I scrolled down the list in the Productivity category and saw apps from well-known companies like Dropbox, Evernote, and Microsoft .

SpaceX set to host historic launch pad's 100th mission tonight

The SpaceX Dragon craft will be filled with almost 6,000 pounds of research, supplies and hardware for the ISS. Dragon's new launch date will enable the Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo spacecraft to depart the station Sunday, June 4. The Dragon will remain docked for about a month before it is loaded with lab results and trash to head back home to Earth. However, the mission is a significant milestone for the commercial space industry.

Apple unveils watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with new fitness features

WatchKit for watchOS 4 is available immediately for iOS Developer Program members at developer.apple.com. Apple watchOS 4 with Siri watch faceSiri intelligence extends further into Apple Watch with the new Siri watch face . For Crossfitters or triathletes there's also the ability to easilt add a different workout to the same session for those involved in multiple activities.

Emotional Murray in last eight

Britain's Andy Murray returns the ball to Russia's Karen Khachanov during their tennis match at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open on Monday in Paris . The Japanese man beat Fernando Verdasco , 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0. "I just try to find myself into this zone where I don't do much unforced errors", the Ukrainian said, "and still play aggressive".

Password manager OneLogin compromised by data breach

In a blog post published Tuesday, the single sign-on service wrote that it had detected unauthorized access to OneLogin data in its USA data region. "We are thus erring on the side of caution and recommending actions our customers should take, which we have already communicated to our customers", Hoyos wrote.

Wales boss Chris Coleman speaks out about Crystal Palace links

And Coleman, who pledged this would be his final campaign after leading Wales to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 last summer, says his focus is on reaching next summer's World Cup finals in Russian Federation. "Lots of things are being said on the back of comments I made at the start of the campaign when I signed a new contract, but honestly all I think about is Wales ".

Trump to Retain Private Attorney for Russia Investigations

The firm, Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP , publicizes a number of its partner's representations of the president on its website , including in the restructuring of business debt, defamation cases and the effort to keep Trump's divorce records sealed as he campaigned a year ago.

1 killed, 24 arrested in fresh violence in Saharanpur after Mayawati's rally

After Mayawati completed her visit to the village, a mob attacked a Bolero carrying BSP supporters from Sarsawa to attend the event and killed Ashish in the process. Raju said: "Though hundreds of upper caste youths have committed such atrocious acts on Dalits, so far only 32 have been arrested". This government is against the Dalits.

Samsung To Showcase World's First Stretchable Display Panel

The panel to be displayed in Display Week has a diagonal of 9.1 inches and can be folded up to 12 mm in both directions, maintaining its high resolution. According to industry watchers, sales of the global flexible display market could rise to $15.5 billion in 2022, from $3.7 billion past year. However, according to research firm IHS Markit, flexible displays could make up almost 15 percent of the display market by 2024.

Google AI beats Chinese master in ancient game of Go

DeepMind's success astounded experts, who thought it would take as much as a decade before AI could beat top-ranked professional players of the game. "I feel like his game is more and more like the "Go god". "For the first time , AlphaGo was quite human-like", Ke said. And both stipulation matches will demonstrate not only a wider range of AlphaGo's capabilities than before, but how the arrival of AI has changed the way that humans play Go.

Instagram updates Explore with new location and hashtag stories

Snapchat is an application which helps to upload your stories or pictures and share it with your contacts. Your footage will be added to that city's Explore story. Instagram's Location Stories will appear on Explore tab (left), and both Location and Hashtag Stories will appear atop search results. If you want to be included, just add a location sticker or hashtag to your story.

Rebel Wilson's defamation trial against publisher begins

The defamation trial for "Australian success story" and Hollywood movie star Rebel Wilson will hear from a number of witnesses including her mother and siblings, her Australian and U.S. "I'm not a professional rapper", she was moved to note at another point, after retelling a story involving hallucinating rap-performances. Sitting behind the Hollywood actor in the front row of the Supreme Court, the bespectacled man's attention barely shifted from the pages of his crumpled book.

Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

There's also the possibility of even more risky Shadow Broker releases in the coming months. Things might take a turn for the worst because the collective hacking group known as The Shadow Brokers has revealed that they will be releasing more zero-day bugs and exploits.