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Facebook rushes ad update after disturbing 'Jew haters' report

Facebook rushes ad update after disturbing 'Jew haters' report ProPublica , an investigative site, reported Thursday that Facebook's advertisement algorithms generated categories including " Jew hater ", "How to burn jews", and "History of 'why jews ruin the world'". The promoted post campaigns were approved in under fifteen minutes, writes ProPublica , confirming that the user audiences were real and able to be targeted by ads. [Full Article...]

Minecraft Coming to New Nintendo 3DS, Out Today

Minecraft Coming to New Nintendo 3DS, Out Today It was on the latest Nintendo Direct event on Wednesday, September 13, and they announced that the game would be made available on the New 3DS handheld as well. The launch comes just a few months after the game became available on the Nintendo Switch. One restriction is that Minecraft will work only on the new 3DS , 3DS XL and 2DS XL devices. [Full Article...]

Hospital In Lockdown After Reported Shooting

Hospital In Lockdown After Reported Shooting The city's official website posted that a person was in custody who was believed to be involved in the shooting reports. Tweets began filtering in at around 1:45 p.m. According to a tweet from hospital officials at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, police are now on site. All schools in Lebanon were also placed on lockdown. [Full Article...]

Are Teva Pharmaceutical (NYSE:TEVA) Shares Headed North? BTIG Research Issues Upgrade

Are Teva Pharmaceutical (NYSE:TEVA) Shares Headed North? BTIG Research Issues Upgrade It has outperformed by 0.38% the S&P500. First City Capital Management Inc acquired 14,635 shares as Teva Pharmaceutical Inds ( TEVA)'s stock declined 15.11%. "It is good that a CEO from the industry has arrived, and good that he is coming over overseas, because that delivers a soothing message to foreign investors", she adds. [Full Article...]

Three Takes: Seahawks' 17-9 loss to Green Bay Packers

Three Takes: Seahawks' 17-9 loss to Green Bay Packers He led a march from the Green Bay 25 to Seahawks 22. Their last win there was on November 1, 1999. In those three games combined, the Packers have sacked Wilson 10 times and intercepted him 10 times ; in their first two meetings with him - the first being the infamous "Fail Mary" game - they failed to intercept him, gave up four touchdown passes and only sacked him twice. [Full Article...]

Ramsey strikes as Wales keep World Cup hopes alive

Ramsey strikes as Wales keep World Cup hopes alive Rock bottom of Group D , Moldova are without a win after seven qualifying games and were beaten 3-0 by the leaders Serbia on Saturday night. "I'll most probably see him when I'm back at Melwood [Liverpool's training ground]", Rush said. [Full Article...]

Union Cabinet rejig being worked out

Union Cabinet rejig being worked out AIADMK leader and Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M. Thambi Durai met Shah on Thursday, leading to speculation that the party might become part of the Union Council of Minister. Incumbent Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu offered to quit last week in the wake of recent back-to-back train derailments that claimed around two dozen lives. [Full Article...]

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Ends Record-Breaking Space Mission with Smooth Landing

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Ends Record-Breaking Space Mission with Smooth Landing Moreover, she is the only American astronaut who will have accrued a total of 665 days in space over the course of her career, achieving the eighth rank on the alltime space endurance list. "When you think about the days of training that it takes for every single day here in orbit, that four years and two months comes across as many , many lifetimes of normal astronauts and cosmonauts". [Full Article...]

Schumacher still one of the best if Hamilton breaks his records - Sainz

Schumacher still one of the best if Hamilton breaks his records - Sainz Behind the lead three was Kimi Raikkonen , who was 0.2s down on teammate Vettel . "I anticipate it's going to be similar to the last race in that sense". How it would feel with Ferrari I do not know. The race on Sunday is all but certain to be a Ferrari vs. Mercedes tussle. Ted Kravitz gives his thoughts on Sunday's action packed Belgian Grand Prix , where Lewis Hamilton was victorious in h... [Full Article...]

Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update rollout to kick off October 17

Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update rollout to kick off October 17 Since version 1511 was released in November 2015, Microsoft has released additional feature updates that build upon each other, delivering the newest features and more comprehensive security . Asus won't be able to release its own Mixed Reality headset until Spring 2018. "One that is easy to setup, not requiring you to mount cameras around the room, just put the headset on your head, plu... [Full Article...]

Kenya election overturned, new vote ordered within 60 days

Kenya election overturned, new vote ordered within 60 days August's elections, that he lost to President Uhuru Kenyatta , were widely expected to be his last shot. East Africa's biggest economy has a history of disputed elections. A lawyer for Kenyatta, Ahmednasir Abdullahi, said the decision was "very political" and the election board had "done nothing wrong". Odinga, who secured 44.7% of the vote, said the electoral commission's computers were ha... [Full Article...]

Maruti Suzuki opens Arena to sell two million cars by 2020

Maruti Suzuki opens Arena to sell two million cars by 2020 Through Arena, customers can experience the convenience of booking their cars or even personalising their vehicles through the new-look website. " Maruti Suzuki Arena is at the core of our strategy to transform our network and meet customer expectations". [Full Article...]

Researchers detect first repeating radio bursts to come from distant galaxy

Researchers detect first repeating radio bursts to come from distant galaxy Scholz, who was not involved with the new discovery, was with McGill University when he and a team of astronomers discovered FRB 121102 to be a repeater . 400 Terabytes of data over the 4 to 8 Hz frequency band was collected which is mostly used for satellite communications transmissions. "It should be noted that they can still be valid for other FRBs". [Full Article...]

Conservative Firebrand David Clarke Resigns as Milwaukee Sheriff

Conservative Firebrand David Clarke Resigns as Milwaukee Sheriff But Clarke has been fighting a series of scandals in his position as sheriff in Milwaukee County as well, including the death of a mentally ill man who was allegedly deprived of water in his cell. He recently published a memoir, "Cop Under Fire". Clarke's spokeswoman did not immediately respond to telephone messages and emails seeking comment. [Full Article...]

Expedia Head Dara Khosrowshahi Likely to be New Uber CEO

Expedia Head Dara Khosrowshahi Likely to be New Uber CEO The litigation - extremely rare in the cozy world of Silicon Valley investing - has exposed deep and bitter divisions between Uber's backers. For example, the board discussed whether to team up with a vehicle company for Uber's driverless auto operation, tech news outlet The Information recently reported . [Full Article...]

Apple removes Iranian apps to comply with United States sanctions

Apple removes Iranian apps to comply with United States sanctions The Office of Foreign Assets Control, the US Treasury Department's financial intelligence watchdog says Apple is not prohibited from hosting Iranian applications. Today, respecting the rights of consumers is a principle which Apple has violated. Apple has no presence in Iran, due to USA trade sanctions which prevent companies from doing business with the country. [Full Article...]

Check out the first Meizu M6 Note camera samples

Check out the first Meizu M6 Note camera samples For the average consumer, the Meizu M6 Note should easily meet their requirement without having to be too hard on their wallet. It will be available in Black, Bluem and Gold color options. It uses multi-frame noise reduction and HDR algorithms from ArcSoft. The front-facing camera is a 16MP shooter with f/2.0 aperture and it can take good pictures even in low light. [Full Article...]

Google to serve next version of Android as 'Oreo'

Google to serve next version of Android as 'Oreo' Emojipedia has the full list of the almost 2,500 emojis available on Android O . The latest version of Google's mobile software will be rolled out as OTA update in a phased manner. On the launch of Nokia 8 company claimed that Nokia 8 will be the first phone to receive Android O . So all Android phones of Nokia will get the Android O update. [Full Article...]

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Looks Friggin' Adorable

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Looks Friggin' Adorable Another announcement was Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition which is something we're not entirely sure anyone was asking for. Hajime Tabata was asked about bringing Final Fantasy XV to additional platforms, and to which he replied that the development team is very interested in a console that sounds similar to Twitch as part of bringing FFXV to all audiences. [Full Article...]

Gionee launches 4G VoLTE smartphone X1 at Rs 8999

Gionee launches 4G VoLTE smartphone X1 at Rs 8999 Camera options on the Gionee X1 include an 8-Megapixel rear camera and an 8-Megapixel front camera as well. Gionee India, leading smartphone company with its innovative and cutting-edge technology plans to introduce a new line of products with spectacular product quality at really attractive prices in the times to come. [Full Article...]


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