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Technology 6 dead in IL house fire
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First responders from 10 fire departments responded to deadly blaze where six people were killed in a house fire early Tuesday in rural northern IL. However, the two-story home was fully engulfed in fire by the time the first firefighters arrived.

Technology US Threatens Huge Tariffs on Samsung, LG Washing Machines
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President Donald Trump is expected to make a decision on the recommendation by early next year. Under the WTO ruling, the U.S.is obligated to end tariffs on Korean washing machines during a 15-month period that ends on December 26. Samsung and LG, which are building washing machine factories in SC and Tennessee, respectively, insisted the increased taxes will lead to limited consumer choice and affect job creation in the two states.

Author: 0 Technical Story: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) stands 11.10% away from 50 SMA

Now it is offering a dividend yield of 0.68% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 2.53%. Now we'll turn to some key quant data and ratios. A longer-term moving average may be used to identify the primary price trend, a shorter moving average period to identify the secondary, price trend, and an even shorter moving average period to identify the minor price trend.

Technology Albino deer found shot near Gordon; DNR investigating
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Ohio's young hunters went out this weekend and checked nearly 5,000 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun season. Visit dnr.wi.gov and search "deer harvest" for a full list of opening weekend numbers throughout Wisconsin. The rest of the carcass was donated to the Mondovi Conservation Club, where it will be mounted and used as an aid to teach hunter safety. Fewer hunters visited in-person registration spots this year, said Jeff Pritzl, DNR program manager for several ...

Technology Facebook Still Allows Advertisers To Discriminate By Race
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Along with the concerns over fair housing, Facebook was also criticized because its ad platform allowed people to target automated categories including "Jew haters" and "why jews ruin the world". In fact, the only meaningful change Facebook appears to have made is a cosmetic one: the company renamed "ethnic affinity" to "multicultural affinity" and relocated the category under "Behaviors".

Technology Xbox Games with Gold announced for December 2017
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Choose from five characters with differing abilities and strengths in your quest to drive the Skaven out of the proud city of Ubersreik. Fight your way through the city of Ubersreik, from the top of the Magnus Tower to the bowels of the Under Empire.

Technology Best Black Friday deals from Amazon
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It's no question that Amazon has some great deals leading up to Black Friday , and its latest tablet, the Amazon Fire HD 10 , is no exception. Either way, this Black Friday is set to be a record year with number expecting to get close to £10 billion in terms of United Kingdom sales.

Technology Apple iPhone SE 2 could be the next release from the company
Author: 0 Apple iPhone SE 2 could be the next release from the company

We don't believe that the iPhone SE 2 is going to be sporting a dual-camera because Apple could once again be targeting a smaller price tag and to do that, it is going to have to make a few compromises down the road. Oppo and Vivo followed them to keep up with the competition, but Apple has refrained from increasing its margins for retailers. The Apple iPhone X will retail for the same ₹89,000 and ₹1,02,000 for the 64 GB and the 256 GB storage variants.

Technology Apple reveals self-driving vehicle work in research paper
Author: 0 Apple reveals self-driving vehicle work in research paper

This specific picture describes how Apple researchers, including paper authors Yin Zhou and Oncel Tuzel, created something called VoxelNet that can extrapolate and infer objects from a collection of points captured by a LiDAR array. They've found a method that allows this technology to be used with fewer sensors than previously thought. The solution uses complex computer vision and artificial intelligence to carry out this function.

Technology Apple may launch new Dual-SIM iPhones in 2018
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However, a new report suggests that the 2018 iPhones might solve this problem. Ming-Chi Kuo believes that Apple will opt for the Intel XMM7560 along with the Qualcomm SDX 20. Even though the iPhone X hasn't even been out for a full month, the Apple rumor mill never takes a day off. Kuo has also predicted that next year's iPhone models will feature dual-SIM dual standby (DSDS), with support for LTE+LTE connections, which allows two SIM cards to be active simultaneously using only ...

Technology Surface Book 2's power issues are a feature, not a bug
Author: 0 Surface Book 2's power issues are a feature, not a bug

When plugged into the charger, the Surface Book 2's battery reportedly drains during certain games, especially when power settings are set to maximum, as the device attempts to utilise the full power of its hardware. Microsoft says that it is all within expected behavior when using the "best performance" setting. However, in some cases, the device's battery may not be able to keep up.

Technology 'Plants Vs. Zombies' Creator Reportedly Fired For Objecting To Pay-To-Win
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EA is once again in hot water after allegedly firing the creator of the hit game " Plants vs. Zombies " for objecting to the pay-to-win system that EA wanted to introduce to the game's sequel. In light of the topic, McMillen brought up the story of how George Fan and his departure from EA while making Plants vs. Zombies 2 . But given his silence it might be that Fan would rather not incriminate a former employer.

Technology Mladic 'Significantly Contributed' to Srebrenica Massacre — UN Court
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Mladic, 74, was hustled out of the court minutes before the verdict for screaming "this is all lies, you are all liars" after returning from what his son described as a blood pressure test which delayed the reading-out of the judgment. The judgment marks the end of the tribunal's final trial. The conflict in the former Yugoslavia erupted after the breakup of the former multi-ethnic federation in the early 1990s, with the worst crimes taking place in Bosnia.

Technology Apple reportedly buys VR headset maker Vrvana for $30 million
Author: 0 Apple reportedly buys VR headset maker Vrvana for $30 million

Apple has made this arrangement in $30 million as detailed by sources . VRvana says that the headset is an "extended reality" device, which means it takes from both augmented reality and virtual reality technology. Called the Totem, the headset promises a "seamless blend" of augmented and virtual worlds by capturing the the outside world on its outward facing cameras and displaying them on the inward facing OLED display.

Technology Instagram adds a request button for friends to crash your live stream
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A few months ago, Instagram introduced the ability to let you invite a friend onto your livestream. Once accepted, the stream divides in half (either horizontally or vertically, based on the orientation you're watching the stream). You can leave your friend's live video at any time, making it easy to join for a quick hello or a longer chat.When hosting your own live video, you can easily see requests from friends who want to join.

Technology Facebook messenger now lets you send 4k video and stills
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Now the company is improving photos. It also removes all the properties of the photos including the capture date, ISO, and camera name. Sharing services take this step to reduce the internet usage and make the sharing quicker as a smaller image will upload sooner than a larger image.