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Nothing says Trump-Putin friendship like gold-plated iPhones

Much has been made of the seemingly cozy relationship between US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Should you wish to revel in their apparent bromance, you can now do so with custom companion gold-plated iPhones from Caviar, ...

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Science Will Suffer Under Trump’s Travel Ban, Researchers Say

Researchers, academic officials and science policy makers are expressing alarm at President Trump’s order barring entry to the United States to people from certain predominantly Muslim countries, saying it could hinder research, affect recruitment of top scientists and dampen the ...

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Apple pulls online Activation Lock tool

Apple’s online tool meant to help prevent the use of lost or stolen iPhones may have actually aided phone thieves. Apple has removed the Check Activation Lock Status page from iCloud.com. The change was noted Sunday by MacRumors. The page ...

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BlackBerry, Microsoft and the Ever-Smarter Connected Car

In a couple of interesting briefings last week, BlackBerry announced that its turnaround was finished, and Microsoft finally provided some information on its new connected car deliverables. One strange thing was that after CEO John Chen excitedly pointed out that ...

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Smartphone, Internet use at record high in US: Survey

WASHINGTON — More than three-fourths of American adults now use a smartphone, helping to boost Internet adoption to a record level, a survey showed on Thursday (Jan 12). The Pew Research Centre survey found 77 per cent owning a smartphone ...

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Exclusive: Peanuts, home of Snoopy and Charlie Brown, up for sale

U.S. brand management company Iconix Brand Group Inc is exploring a sale of its majority stake in Peanuts Worldwide LLC, which owns the rights to cartoon strip characters Snoopy and Charlie Brown, according to people familiar with the matter. The ...

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Hydrate To Prevent Snoring And 5 Other Ways Foods Can Solve Your Sleep Problems

In case you’re not already familiar with the statistics, roughly one in three Americans aren’t getting enough sleep ― which could certainly be contributing to our obsessions with coffee guzzling. Many who are sleep deprived point to common problems as ...

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Inside 21 Royal, Disneyland’s New Hidden Dinner Experience That Costs $15,000

Say goodbye to churros and pretzels: Disneyland has a new ultra-fancy dining space, and we’re already saving our pennies for a bite. Welcome to 21 Royal, a hidden wonderland tucked above the Pirates of the Caribbean ride in Disney’s original ...

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Suspek serangan di masjid Quebec City didakwa

QUEBEC CITY: Seorang penuntut universiti warga Kanada berketurunan Perancis menjadi suspek tunggal dalam insiden tembakan di masjid yang juga pusat kebudayaan Islam di Quebec City dan kini berdepan dakwaan membunuh enam orang, ujar pihak berkuasa Kanada pada Isnin. Reuters melaporkan, ...

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Bangladesh akan pindahkan etnik Rohingnya ke sebuah pulau

DHAKA – Pihak berkuasa Bangladesh dijangka akan meneruskan rancangan untuk memindahkan ribuan pelarian etnik Rohingnya ke sebuah kepulauan terpencil dikenali sebagai Thengar Char berhampiran Pulau Hatiya, Teluk Bengal pada masa akan datang. Pemindahan itu akan dilakukan ke atas warga Rohingnya ...

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