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In interviews with Co.Design , Alex Kipman, creator of the Kinect, and Matthew Lapsen, GM of Xbox Devices Marketing, revealed that the software giant has stopped production of the device. However, the company will no longer produce it once retailers are able to sell all of their remaining stock. While Kinect may have failed, Microsoft isn't done exploring new technologies.
  • Nicaragua Officially Signs Paris Climate Accord

    Nicaragua Officially Signs Paris Climate Accord

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    Adopted by almost 200 countries during a conference in Paris in December 2015, the document lays out a 31-page plan that seeks to keep global average temperature rise to below 2 degrees Celsius, limit greenhouse gas emissions and also remove them from the atmosphere.
  • Nokia 7 Headed To India This Month

    Nokia 7 Headed To India This Month

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    The smartphone received over 150,000 registrations for the sale that took place on domestic e-commerce sites JD.com and Suning on Tuesday. No one knows exactly which device will be launched and the list holds a few candidates with the Nokia 2 , 7, and 9 being possibilities.
  • Hitman to reactivate Elusive Targets next month

    Hitman to reactivate Elusive Targets next month

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    In the Patient Zero campaign , Agent 47 must stop a global pandemic triggered after the elimination of his target. The biggest piece of new content in the Hitman: Game of the Year Edition is a four-mission campaign called Patient Zero, which spans reworked locations Bangkok, Sapienza, Colorado, and Hokkaido.
  • Tom Hardy's Venom movie officially begins production

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    The photo does little to show us anything of the movie except for the fact that it's actually happening, which is still slightly baffling. Jeff Pinkner (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) and Kelly Marcel ( Fifty Shades of Grey ) wrote the script for Venom , which has Ruben Fleischer ( Zombieland , Gangster Squad ) directing.
  • Sensex up over 100 points, Nifty above 10200

    Sensex up over 100 points, Nifty above 10200

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    The S&P BSE PSU Index jumped about 2 percent, led by Syndicate Bank up 7 percent, Andhra Bank gaining 7 percent, Punjab National Bank rising 5.5 percent while IBI Bank added 5 percent. Kotak Mahindra Bank, Hindustan Unilever, HCL Technologies , IDFC Bank, RBL Bank and Tata Communications on October 25. Bharti Airtel shares jumped 4.9 percent, Idea Cellular rallied as much as 8.2 percent and Reliance Industries jumped 3.3 percent.
  • PUBG to increase blue zone damage damage over time

    PUBG to increase blue zone damage damage over time

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    Additionally, a bug where bullets fired from weapons would sometimes avoid armor and penetrate a player's base health has been corrected. These changes are expected to roll out early next week. "We would love to hear the responses regarding the changes from all members of our community once you've tried it in the test servers". These fixes, the company added, will be in the upcoming test servers it plans to run at least three times before official release.
  • Vodafone to offer smartphone at Rs 2899

    Vodafone to offer smartphone at Rs 2899

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    The data war has intensified recently and the operators are giving many lucrative offers to their customers. "And now because the industry structure has been corrected into three large players, Jio, Bharti Airtel and Vodafone-Idea, we think at some point of time Jio will start converting its behavior from a hunter to a farmer".
  • Rockstar never thought Grand Theft Auto V single-player DLC was possible

    Rockstar never thought Grand Theft Auto V single-player DLC was possible

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    Rockstar Games released Grand Theft Auto V four years ago, and to this day it continues to generate strong revenues for the company - thanks in large part to its online component, Grand Theft Auto Online . "At Rockstar , we will always have bandwidth issues because we are perfectionists and to make huge complex games takes a lot of time and resources", adds the developer.
  • Stephen Hawking's doctoral thesis now free to read online

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    The work considers implications and consequences of the expansion of the universe, and its conclusions include that galaxies can not be formed through the growth of perturbations that were initially small. In fact, this will open a new tradition among Cambridge graduates, who will all have to make all their theses and works available on the web. All PhD students at Cambridge will now be required to submit an electronic copy of their PhD theses in an online archive.