• Mukesh Ambani says data is the new oil, India largest consumer

    Mukesh Ambani says data is the new oil, India largest consumer

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    Reliance Industries' subsidiary Reliance Jio recently shook up the Indian telecom space with its low-priced data plans. He said he will also use his position as chairman of London-based GSMA to ensure the global mobile industry lobby group combines forces to make India Mobile Congress events the flawless global platform for showcasing the new stirrings in India's digital technology.
  • Locals ask for help for their family in Puerto Rico

    Locals ask for help for their family in Puerto Rico

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    Gov. Rick Scott will be making a stop in Kissimmee Wednesday where volunteers have been collecting supplies and donations for Hurricane Maria-ravaged Puerto Rico. "Puerto Rico is very important to me and Puerto Rico - the people are fantastic people", Trump said from the Oval Office. "United had a humanitarian flight for us, and after seven hours I got on - I can't believe it", Garcia says.
  • Intel unveils new chip modelled on the human brain

    Intel unveils new chip modelled on the human brain

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    This Neuromorphic Computing chip Fabricated on a 14nm process. A human brain approximately has over 80 billion neurons. A new AI chip under development at Intel is taking its inspiration from the human brain in an attempt to overcome technological hurdles.
  • Russia, US shoot for the moon with joint lunar station project

    Russia, US shoot for the moon with joint lunar station project

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    NASA offered few other details about the agreement, which was signed at the 68th International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia. In an earlier release about the Deep-Space Gateway , NASA explained: "Missions in the vicinity of the moon will span multiple phases as part of NASA's framework to build a flexible, reusable and sustainable infrastructure that will last multiple decades and support missions of increasing complexity".
  • IPhone 8 rear glass assessed in SquareTrade breakability test

    IPhone 8 rear glass assessed in SquareTrade breakability test

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    However, this turned out to just be marketing speak, as SquareTrade's iPhone 8 drop test showed that durability is not one of the stronger points of the device's glass back. The test revealed that though they performed better than the Galaxy S8 and Note 8, the iPhones glass backs were also prone to damage in the very first fall itself.
  • Aldi cheers record sales as price cuts and investment hit profits

    Aldi cheers record sales as price cuts and investment hit profits

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    The promise of more investment in the United Kingdom comes despite a 17 per cent fall in profits. The business, which operates 726 stores in the United Kingdom and employs 29,000 people there, said that sales in the United Kingdom and Ireland had been 8.74 billion pounds ($11.83 billion) in the full year 2016, up 13.5% from the prior year, according to a statement published on its website.
  • Rodney Hogg lashes out at skipper Smith, Cricket Australia

    Rodney Hogg lashes out at skipper Smith, Cricket Australia

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    Indore: Captain Virat Kohli praised Hardik Pandya , describing the Baroda all-rounder as a "star" as he helped India defeat Australia by five wickets to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match One-Day International (ODI) cricket series here on Sunday.
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of War's charity DLC will be free for everyone

    Middle-earth: Shadow of War's charity DLC will be free for everyone

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    So today, Monolith changed the plan entirely: The Forthog Orcslayer DLC will be free for everyone, and instead of raising funds, WBIE will make a donation to Forgey's family. Monolith executive producer Michael Forgey who passed away past year was set to appear in Shadow Of War as the DLC character Forthog Orc-Slayer. Answering that direct question itself could have triggered compliance obligations or put us in violation of cause marketing laws in some of the 241 territories in which the ...
  • Porsche 911 GT2 RS claims Nurburgring lap record

    Porsche 911 GT2 RS claims Nurburgring lap record

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    This result makes it official: the GT2 RS is not only the most powerful, but also the fastest 911 ever built'. Their target was a lap of less than 7m05s around the full, notoriously hard 20.6km/h circuit - but the lap record for street legal sports-cars, set in October 2016 by a Lamborghini Huracan LP640-4 Performante, stood at 6.52.01s.
  • Microsoft to release Office 2019 with new Excel, PowerPoint features in 2018

    Microsoft to release Office 2019 with new Excel, PowerPoint features in 2018

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    Understanding a holistic picture of the health and performance of Office 365 deployments and associated services using custom, interactive dashboards. SQL Data Warehouse delivers a new optimised-for-compute performance tier, significantly improving performance of analytics in the cloud. This new compute-optimized performance tier also scales further than before, up to 30,000 compute Data Warehouse Units.
  • Puerto Rico faces a humanitarian crisis after Hurricane Maria

    Puerto Rico faces a humanitarian crisis after Hurricane Maria

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    The president announced earlier in the day Tuesday his plans to visit the island next week. President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's got "plenty of time on my hands" - rejecting criticism that he was too preoccupied tweeting over the weekend about NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to respond to the crisis in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico .