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Hi-Tech Unesco confirms Israel's notice of withdrawal
Author: 0 Unesco confirms Israel's notice of withdrawal

Azoulay said in a statement on Friday, Xinhua news agency reported. Israel has formally notified the United Nations' culture and education body of its withdrawal from the organisation, two months after it announced it would follow the USA by walking out over resolutions critical of the Jewish state.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch: 64Gb game cards delayed?

A promotional image of the Nintendo Switch featuring the Joy-Con. The Nintendo Switch was discovered a few months ago to have a hidden NES game inside, but the latest update for the hybrid console apparently removes it. While the PlayStation 4 had some excellent releases, the Nintendo Switch had a record year and has won 2015. Nintendo said it expects sales to remain strong, forecasting it will sell another 10 million units over the next year.

Hi-Tech Xiaomi plans facial recognition phone like iPhone X
Author: 0 Xiaomi plans facial recognition phone like iPhone X

Over the years, Android's take on navigation within the OS has been different from that of iOS. Thanks to bezel-less display, the smartphone will also have onscreen navigation keys like the one found in the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2. On the back, it has a dual camera arranged horizontally with the LED flash facing left of the camera. As for the battery, there are speculations that the Mi 7 will use a 3200 mAh battery.

Hi-Tech Porsche releases official power outputs for Mission E concept
Author: 0 Porsche releases official power outputs for Mission E concept

However, Tesla's EV performance crown will soon be challenged by Porsche , which is well along in development of its Mission E , with production set for 2019 . This would put it in the range of Tesla's Model S , which starts at $74,500. Tesla's Model S can travel 294 miles per charge. Tesla's Model S has been roaming the streets since 2012, and has pretty much had the high-end, all-electric sedan market to itself.

Hi-Tech Whatsapp will stop working on these phones from January 1
Author: 0 Whatsapp will stop working on these phones from January 1

WhatsApp says it's making this decision as a way of improving their security and encryption methods, providing a safer and better experience for all of their users. "As we look ahead to our next seven years, we want to focus our efforts on the mobile platforms the vast majority of people use", the company said in a blog post.

Hi-Tech Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Leaked by Danish Retailer
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Leaked by Danish Retailer

At that time, the game was slated for a spring 2018 release window. Red Dead Redemption was a massive success when it launched on the PS3 and Xbox 360 back in 2010, selling millions of units with a highly successful online component that helped tailor the Grand Theft Auto 5 experiences massively and offered some of the best story DLC only second to Grand Theft Auto 4's Story DLC.

Hi-Tech Motorola slashes Moto G5S plus price
Author: 0 Motorola slashes Moto G5S plus price

The phone comes with a feature that lets users replace the background in photos with solid colours like white and black. The Moto G5S Plus boasts a metal unibody design and is made using high-grade aluminum. The front camera is 8MP and with LED flash. In terms of connectivity , it supports 4G VoLTE , Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, Global Positioning System and microUSB 2.0.

Hi-Tech Twelve dead in New York City fire
Author: 0 Twelve dead in New York City fire

The dead included a child of around a year old, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a briefing outside the building. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro, standing alongside the mayor, described the fire as a "tragedy. It took him a moment to realize what was happening. Another local, Jamal Flicker, told the New York Post: "The smoke was insane, people screaming, 'get out!' I heard a woman yelling, 'we're trapped, help!'".

Hi-Tech Martinsville to collect Christmas trees through January 11
Author: 0 Martinsville to collect Christmas trees through January 11

The Solid Waste Division of Worcester County will host its annual collection of Christmas trees through January 31. If you are unable to drop off your tree at the center, please place it at the curb om your normal residential yard trash collection day the Clean City Professionals will collect it for recycling.

Hi-Tech Google's killed the Pixel C tablet
Author: 0 Google's killed the Pixel C tablet

The Pixel C never quite reached the heights of popularity Apple's iPad enjoyed and it struggled with mixed reviews from consumers who either called it the worst or the best tablet around. Google claims that the Pixelbook is the thinnest, lightest laptop it has ever made, with a 10.3mm thin aluminium body that weights 1.1 kilograms. This news comes in the backdrop of Google getting ready to open brick and mortar stores in India to improve the sales of its Pixel devices.

Hi-Tech Windies aim to bounce back in first T20I against New Zealand
Author: 0 Windies aim to bounce back in first T20I against New Zealand

The West Indies won't have Twenty20 specialist Kieron Pollard available for three worldwide cricket matches against New Zealand in the next week. West Indies: Chris Gayle, Chadwick Walton, Kyle Hope, Shai Hope, Jason Mohammed, Rovman Powell, Ashley Nurse, Jason Holder (captain), Nikita Miller, Sheldon Cottrell, Shannon Gabriel.

Hi-Tech Meet American Girl's girl of the year, future astronaut Luciana Vega
Author: 0 Meet American Girl's girl of the year, future astronaut Luciana Vega

The brown-eyed, dark-haired doll is the latest in American Girl's long line of characters that "encourage girls to think about who they want to be and how they want to make their mark in the world". Though American Girl hasn't yet started selling Luciana and her gear online (the countdown clock suggests we'll get her come January 1), it appears she comes with a very cool looking space suit, in addition to her own NASA uniform and, apparently, part of a space station .

Hi-Tech Italian company 'Steve Jobs' wins battle with Apple to use name
Author: 0 Italian company 'Steve Jobs' wins battle with Apple to use name

When two brothers from Naples made a decision to stop doing fashion design for other companies and start a brand of their own, they went hunting for an attention-grabbing name. The reason? The letter "J" is not edible, and therefore, the "bite" in the letter can not technically be a bite mark. The brothers now claim to have full legal right to use the name and logo globally.

Author: 0 Worth Observing Stock: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)

Horseman Capital Management Ltd who had been investing in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $197.81 billion market cap company. Rothschild Investment Corp, which manages about $1.10B and $883.36M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in At&T Inc Com (NYSE:T) by 17,355 shares to 252,977 shares, valued at $9.91M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Author: 0 Sentiment Change Report: Gentex Corp (NASDAQ:GNTX)

The day's high marked a slight increase on the previous day's close which saw GNTX finish the day's trading at 20.82. About 1.39M shares traded. Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) continues to be a formidable company. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Outperform" on Monday, October 23. The stock of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by FBR Capital.

Author: 0 Apple Facing Criminal Claims in France For Slowing Down Older iPhones

The lawsuit by Halte à l'Obsolescence Programmée ( HOP ), an environmental association, was filed in the Paris prosecutor's office on Wednesday. Planned obsolescence is a widely criticised commercial practice in which manufacturers build in the expiry of their products so that consumers will be forced to replace them.

Hi-Tech Reddit calls out Microsoft for stealing fan art promoting PUBG and Xbox
Author: 0 Reddit calls out Microsoft for stealing fan art promoting PUBG and Xbox

Many Redditors aren't pleased with Microsoft , stating that while Macsterr has no legal right to defend his work, which uses assets of two other companies ( Microsoft and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ), using the same concept art without approaching, acknowledging or crediting the original artist is incredibly discourteous.