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Remember past year when our hearts went all atwitter at the news that multi-hyphenate and best friend to fandoms everywhere, Lin-Manuel Miranda, signed on to adapt Patrick Rothfuss' The Kingkiller Chronicle books? " The Kingkiller Chronicle is a collaborative franchise between Showtime and Lionsgate that includes a television series and a major feature film (along with an interactive game) all being developed simultaneously".
  • Kendall Jenner Threw Major Shade At Scott Disick & Sofia Richie

    Kendall Jenner Threw Major Shade At Scott Disick & Sofia Richie

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    Disick, who initially struggled with his split from Kardashian, 38, in 2015, began dating Richie, 19, in September 2017. The two have both faced scrutiny over their young partners with Disick receiving harsher judgement, as there are 15 years between him and Sofia.
  • Apple to Half iPhone X Production in Q1 2018

    Apple to Half iPhone X Production in Q1 2018

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    In addition to the LCD version of the iPhone X , Kuo has detailed the second-generation iPhone X and the iPhone X Plus . Next-generation iPhone X , iPhone X Plus * The note claims higher RAM for the alleged second-generation iPhone X and iPhone X Plus smartphones.
  • Epic to shut down Paragon, offers full refunds

    Epic to shut down Paragon, offers full refunds

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    While Epic has been claiming that the game is under active development, recent problems with its more popular Fortnite battle royale game appear to have done for the MOBA with the announcement that Paragon is to be shut down this April - without ever having left beta.
  • Nissan Modernizes Japanese Hospitality With Self-Parking Slippers

    Nissan Modernizes Japanese Hospitality With Self-Parking Slippers

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    No, for that you'll want to look to Nissan. It will be officially unveiled at Nissan's specialized traditional inn, ProPILOT Park Ryokan , in the resort town of Hakone in March. We tell you all of this because someone at Nissan decided that all of these conventionally Japanese features needed a bit of a modern twist to make them even better.
  • Axios: Trump administration is considering nationalizing 5G mobile network

    Axios: Trump administration is considering nationalizing 5G mobile network

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    A debate in the Trump administration on the ways of building and funding such network, as well as the reaction from the industry, may be expected in the coming six to eight months, the news outlet suggested. Wireless carriers in the USA have spent billions of US dollars buying up spectrum for the launch of their 5G networks. "Thanks to multi-billion dollar investments made by American companies, the work to launch 5G service in the U.S.
  • Eyes on the prize, Super Bowl LII 'exciting' for Tom Brady

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    Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Philadelphia reached the Super Bowl by making life hard for the Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan and the Minnesota Vikings' Case Keenum . "That's what we're preparing for", Milani said. "It's not abnormal but it has been really swift and strong". His availability would affect point spreads and the under/over in a big way.
  • FA Cup Report: Chelsea v Newcastle United 28 January 2018

    FA Cup Report: Chelsea v Newcastle United 28 January 2018

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    However, it was Newcastle that started the better side using high press and going forward, whilst Chelsea began sloppy in possession in the middle, with Danny Drinkwater loosing possession early on. Alonso scored what is becoming his trademark goal when his curled free-kick from 25 yards out sailed past Darlow to seal victory for Chelsea . Chelsea will be without Willian , Alvaro Morata and Thibaut Courtois for Saturday's Emirates FA Cup clash against Newcastle United , ...
  • Beyonce isn't at the Grammys and we feel personally attacked

    Beyonce isn't at the Grammys and we feel personally attacked

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    Jay-Z is already one of the most accoladed artists in Grammy history with 21 awards. Sharing the image on Instagram , Priyaka captioned it as: " Oh just us. The Grammys are Sunday night. Newly named Today co-anchor Hoda Kotb wasn't rooting for anyone in particular, but admitted a deep fondness for "Marry Me", off Thomas Rhett's best country album nominee Life Changes , calling the song "powerful and devastating".
  • You can't deny Holocaust, Netanyahu tells Poland

    You can't deny Holocaust, Netanyahu tells Poland

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    This year's statement not only mentioned the Jewish people affected, it also paid tribute to the "millions of Slavs, Roma, gays, people with disabilities, priests and religious leaders, and others who courageously opposed [the Nazis'] brutal regime".
  • Chelsea goal Dzeko will proceed to be picked by Roma

    Chelsea goal Dzeko will proceed to be picked by Roma

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    LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 24: Ross Barkley of Chelsea controlls the ball during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final Second Leg at Emirates Stadium on January 24, 2018 in London, England. Mitrovic has struggled for game time this season, with just two goals in seven appearances across all competitions, not one of those coming as a start in the league, while he has been ruled out of action for the last nine games with a back injury.
  • Chris Martin to introduce new beau to ex-wife

    Chris Martin to introduce new beau to ex-wife

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    Paltrow had previously said about her relationship with Martin in an interview with Glamour previous year:"We're still very much a family, even though we don't have a romantic relationship". It is somewhat satisfying to see Gwyneth Paltrow cracking a joke about a yoni egg, though it would be more satisfying to see her explain, y'know, literally any of the other shit .
  • Steve Wynn stepping down as finance chairman of the Republican National Committee

    Steve Wynn stepping down as finance chairman of the Republican National Committee

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    In a statement released late Friday, the board said the special committee, "comprised exclusively of independent directors", would begin probing the allegations made in a Wall Street Journal article. The RNC has not yet said whether it will return any money donated by Wynn. "It is deplorable for anyone to find themselves in this situation". He was chosen by President Donald Trump to lead the RNC's fundraising effort, and he contributed more than $600,000 to GOP causes previous year, ...
  • Here's how to keep Wisconsin State Farmer stories in your news feed

    Here's how to keep Wisconsin State Farmer stories in your news feed

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    If you want to control how you're notified when KAMR posts fresh news updates, click the pencil icon next to the word "Notification" and you can make your choices. After you've made your selections, click "Done". When you open the Facebook app, click the three horizontal lines on the bottom right. Open the Facebook app and go to TAPinto Madison's page.
  • Vetr Lowers Paypal (NASDAQ:PYPL) to Buy

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    Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $85.00 price objective (up from $74.00) on shares of Paypal in a research report on Friday, November 17th. For the last quarter, the company's quarterly EPS was $0.66. Trading volume for PayPal Holdings, Inc . was 8.71 Million in its previous trading session.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company Stocks Sinks on Q4 Earnings

    Colgate-Palmolive Company Stocks Sinks on Q4 Earnings

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    Colgate-Palmolive Company reported earnings per share of 75 cents for the quarter. The stock decreased 5.23% or $4.04 during the last trading session, reaching $73.27. Glg Limited Liability Corp has 43,791 shares for 0.21% of their portfolio. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. reduced its position in Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) by 2.3% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • Intel Is Working on Chip-Level Patches for Spectre, Meltdown

    Intel Is Working on Chip-Level Patches for Spectre, Meltdown

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    Intel said: "We have and may continue to face product claims, litigation and adverse publicity and customer relations from security vulnerabilities and/or mitigation techniques, including as a result of side-channel exploits such as Spectre and Meltdown, which could adversely impact our results of operations, customer relationships, and reputation".
  • Technical Indicators Check on Shares of International Business Machines (IBM)

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    The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $165.47, up from yesterday's close by 0.06%. About 3.79M shares traded. Cavco Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVCO) has risen 19.38% since January 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It tells an investor how quickly a company is increasing its revenues. Its down 0.01, from 0.87 in 2017Q2. Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock.
  • Winter Olympics Odds: Russia favored to win Men's Hockey 1/26/18

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    Available as a free Google Play and iOS App Store download , the "all-in-one" app has gotten off to a bit of a rocky start in terms of user ratings on both platforms. "Four years ago I nearly missed out through injury and I feared the same thing was going to happen again", she said. Ultimately, I'm just so excited that this is happening.
  • Sea of Thieves Closed Beta Kicks Off Later This January

    Sea of Thieves Closed Beta Kicks Off Later This January

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    The fix will unfortunately take some time to reach all remaining affected players. Now, the Sea of Thieves closed beta will end at 12am PT, 3am ET, 8am United Kingdom on Wednesday, January 31. A number of gamers who had pre-ordered the digital version of Sea of Thieves were receiving a message stating that they were "too early" when they tried to access the closed beta, despite it already being opened up.
  • Google forays into hyperlocal news through 'Bulletin' app

    Google forays into hyperlocal news through 'Bulletin' app

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    What's still unclear though is how Google will vet the stories for accuracy. In a move to encourage local news, Google has launched a new app called Bulletin . Users will be able to create stories using photos, videos and text and the result is published straight to the web. The app, now in a limited pilot in Nashville, TN, and Oakland, CA, seemingly offers greater reach than social media as you aren't required to be friends with someone to be privy to their shared stories.
  • Trump booed as he knocks media at Davos

    Trump booed as he knocks media at Davos

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    Trump also said that US-backed coalition forces had won back nearly 100 percent of territory occupied by the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Donald Trump declared America " open for business" at Davos as he touted his tax cuts and regulation slashing to get companies investing in the country.
  • Rainbow Six Siege Getting Three New Editions for Year 3

    Rainbow Six Siege Getting Three New Editions for Year 3

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    The new pricing policy, which will be effective starting February 13, raises the cost for the buyer by $20 on average. The collection packs will contain cosmetic items in which the added $20 value is likely to be made up for, but only because Siege has a frightful tendency to overprice its cosmetics beyond belief.
  • CGOV Asset Management Reduces Position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

    CGOV Asset Management Reduces Position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

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    Glenview Trust Co now owns 13,044 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $155,000 after acquiring an additional 1,550 shares in the last quarter. Sure, the percentage is discouraging but better times are ahead as looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go up by 15%, annually.
  • McLaren Special Operations Reveals New Race-Inspired MSO X

    McLaren Special Operations Reveals New Race-Inspired MSO X

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    Each of the 10 cars gets a livery inspired by the F1 GTR cars from the 1990s, complete with a pylon mounted rear wing, like the 570S GT4, for an extra 100kg of downforce, and a gooseneck carbon fibre roof snorkel (just like the F1 GTR Longtail).
  • Qualcomm signs $2B MoU with Lenovo, Xiaomi, vivo, Oppo, and ZTE

    Qualcomm signs $2B MoU with Lenovo, Xiaomi, vivo, Oppo, and ZTE

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    Any obligation to purchase and supply these components is subject to the execution of subsequent definitive agreements. "ZTE established itself as a market leader in 5G research and development with the announcement at MWC 2017 of the world's first gigabit smartphone with download speeds up to 1Gbit/s, and we are committed to being a leading supplier of 5G commercial devices and solutions, with plans to launch in 2019", said Lixin Cheng, chief executive officer, ZTE Mobile Devices.
  • Apple May Replace 5.8-inch iPhone X With LCD Model

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    Any of the new LCD and OLED-based devices would come with wireless charging and 3D sensing, according to the report . This comes despite KGI's claims that the iPhone X hasn't sold as well as first thought. Aside from the 6.1-inch variant, Apple is predicted to unveil a 5.8-inch iPhone device with an OLED panel and a more extensive 6.5-inch OLED phone, which is believed to be the iPhone X Plus.
  • Soros calls Facebook and Google a 'menace' to society

    Soros calls Facebook and Google a 'menace' to society

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    Others argued that it was Soros who was a danger to the world... He compared the president to Russian strongman Vladimir Putin , saying Trump also would like to create a "mafia state" that suppresses individual rights. "That is why I expect a Democratic landslide in 2018". To head off a nuclear crisis, Soros recommended a " carrot and stick " approach in which North Korea is rewarded for "suspending further development of nuclear weapons".
  • Social media meltdown: Panic as Instagram, Netflix and FB are down

    Social media meltdown: Panic as Instagram, Netflix and FB are down

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    The hugely popular TV streaming site has been suffering major problems in Europe with almost 2,000 issues reported in numerous continent's major cities, according to Outage Report. Earlier today, our own Shields Gazette page experienced problems. "Is Facebook down? too many things I need to work have gone down this week". Yes, I'm not the only one with #facebookdown, ' one Twitter user wrote.
  • Illinois Bill Aims To End Youth Tackle Football

    Illinois Bill Aims To End Youth Tackle Football

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    He said studies have shown that starting tackle football before the age of 12 can lead to great neurological impairment later in life. "I personally think its a parental choice, there's big football families and a lot of boys that want to play, on the other hand look at the professional football players now who have been playing since they were young and they can't remember their own last names anymore", said Ellison.
  • People enthralled to witness ASEAN leaders attend 69th R-Day

    People enthralled to witness ASEAN leaders attend 69th R-Day

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    The word maritime was mentioned 14 times in the Delhi Declaration issued by the leaders after their summit. India and Asean also pressed for "early conclusion of the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea ". India enjoys the advantage of geography and some countries in the region see it as an alternative to China. The Indian and ASEAN leaders agreed "to establish a mechanism for greater cooperation in the maritime domain sector", Preeti Saran, secretary in the Indian foreign ministry, ...
  • Amazon Alexa and Amazon Echo devices now available to purchase in Ireland

    Amazon Alexa and Amazon Echo devices now available to purchase in Ireland

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    One of the biggest uses for home assistants - with the lack of a killer application so far - is to play music and set alarms. But, needless to say, the pros and cons of all Alexa products also apply to the Spot. With this setup, you can drop in on the kitchen by saying to any other Echo in the house: "Alexa, drop in on the kitchen". For the Spot, the speaker is a step-up from the Dot.
  • Drake's new single broke Apple Music's and Spotify's first day streaming record

    Drake's new single broke Apple Music's and Spotify's first day streaming record

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    Taylor Swift previously held the record with Reputation lead single "Look What You Made Me Do". The track is coupled with "Diplomatic Immunity" as part of a project called Scary Hours . He held the record for being the most streamed artist in Spotify for two years, 2015 and 2016, before "Galway Girl" singer Ed Sheeran snatched the title in 2017, bumping Drake to second place.
  • The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

    The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

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    HSN, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSNI) has declined 28.57% since January 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.55% the S&P500. Lowe's Companies, Inc. Fort Washington Investment Advsr Oh stated it has 73,530 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. (NASDAQ:CHRW). 26,290 are held by Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado.
  • Apple expands its self-driving vehicle fleet

    Apple expands its self-driving vehicle fleet

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    Chief Executive Tim Cook has suggested that Apple wants to move beyond integration of Apple smartphones into vehicle infotainment systems. The company is now expanding its self-driving auto fleet to 27 vehicles. California's Department of Motor vehicles a year ago authorized Apple to test self-driving vehicles in the state. This means that Apple can now have 27 test vehicles out on roads in California as it continues to work on its self-driving auto technology.
  • Mark your calendar! Samsung Mobile releases Galaxy 9 launch date

    Mark your calendar! Samsung Mobile releases Galaxy 9 launch date

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    Samsung is sure to finalized things by now on the smartphones. Previously leaked details suggest the ISOCELL sensor that will be used on the Galaxy S9 will feature a stacked design that, in theory, would allow it to record video at up 960 frames per second at HD 720p and up to 480 fps in Full HD 1080p, for super slow motion captures.
  • La La Land's Damien Chazelle to Make Apple TV Show

    La La Land's Damien Chazelle to Make Apple TV Show

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    In true Apple fashion, the details of the series - plot, characters, other writers - are still being kept secret. Moreover, he's reteaming with his La La Land producers Fred Berger and Jordan Horowitz for the TV series, the latter of whom you know as the guy who corrected the Best Picture mixup on live TV at last year's Oscars.