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Eclipse in Minnesota: Timing, safety and tips for optimal viewing

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So it's better to be safe than sorry and use something to look at the sun instead - like a pair of eclipse glasses! Central Indiana will experience a partial eclipse; where only 91-percent of the sun's light will be obscured. So, be careful when you get the glasses. the special glasses to wear. In the past, the AAS recommended looking for the "ISO 12312-2" stamp to verify that the glasses were manufacturer-tested to protect. Read More »

Sims 4 Finally Gets Pets

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Electronic Arts announced today that the new Cats & Dogs expansion pack will be available for PC and Mac on November 10. Sims 2 and 3 both had pets expansions, which were among the last expansions to come out. As the name suggests, it centers around adopting cats and dogs for your Sims , taking care of them and whatnot. "This includes our free releases, like Toddlers or Pools, new game packs and especially with expansion packs", said Rodiek. Read More »

Gionee Launches Budget Smartphone X1 In India At Rs 8999

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Camera options on the Gionee X1 include an 8-Megapixel rear camera and an 8-Megapixel front camera as well. The fingerprint sensor also doubles up as the camera shutter button for taking selfies. Notably, the device has three SIM card slots - two dual SIM slots and a dedicated microSD card slot. Airtel subscribers who purchase the Gionee X1 will be receiving additional 10 GB data for a period of six months when recharging a data pack of 1 GB or higher. Read More »

Microsoft will be publisher for PUBG on Xbox One

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Microsoft made the announcement today at Gamescom that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is heading to the Xbox One. Furthermore, Game Informer contacted Microsoft who responded that, "As we announced at E3, 'PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS' will be a console launch exclusive on Xbox One and right now, the development team is exclusively focused on bringing the best game possible on Xbox One and PC". Read More »

OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB, 128GB variant goes on sale in India

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The device is available via Amazon and company's online store. Ahead of the festive season, OnePlus announces OnePlus Super Seller Week on Amazon from 21st to 25th August, 2017 with exciting offers on OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 3T. OnePlus 5 sports a 5.5-inch Full HD Optic AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. There is no MicroSD card slot for further expansion of storage. Read More »

Confederate monument in Arizona tarred, feathered

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The spray paint, which was not as hard to remedy, has since been removed. The state's department of public safety is investigating the matter. Anyway, State. Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our lovely statues and monuments. You.... "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our handsome statues and monuments", the president tweeted. Read More »

People who fund terror fear NIA, says Rajnath Singh

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He said the agency was an autonomous organisation and since there was no interference in its work, it was executing its job very effectively. "If we are able to destroy the main source of terror funding then I am sure it will lead to an end of terrorism ", he added. Read More »

Traders face problems in GST filing due to portal glitch

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The press release said that states which have been affected by floods, as well as Jammu and Kashmir, which passed the GST Ordinance late, had also asked for an extension. Users access the website of GST to file their returns and with the taxpayers across the country sitting before their computers to submit it, the shutdown can have severe consequences. Read More »

Create your own Jurassic Park in 2018

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Which sounds interesting. Jurassic World Evolution will be coming to PC, PlayStation 4 , and Xbox One in 2018. The last big Jurassic Park-themedgame to come out was Lego: Jurassic World in 2015. Like a lot of sandbox, open-world games, you get out what you put in to the game. It also helps that the game looks gorgeous, and runs solidly. Like with almost every other Jurassic Park game I've played, keeping your park populated is only half the battle as you'll have to keep your ... Read More »

Stop the threats, China tells US, North Korea

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China supports economic penalties that punish North Korea for defying the United Nations and continuing its testing programs. The Jiang faction, which increasingly is being pushed to the brink, may attempt to talk Kim Jong Un into further nuclear provocations in a bid to embarrass the Xi leadership, who many observers feel actually has some control over Pyongyang . Read More »

View the Eclipse Safely with Pizza Box

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Open the bottom of the box and put the cut piece of paper onto the bottom of the box and tape it so that it sticks. If you're outside that narrow 70-mile wide band, you will need solar glasses or other viewers the entire time. Option 2: If you don't want to do a craft project, just look for something that casts a shadow on the ground. When you're done, stand with the sun to the back of you. Read More »

Can't be there? How to watch solar eclipse on TV, online

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Because the eclipse develops at the time of day when it normally is brightest, the gradual darkness will be obvious. Are you headed south for "America's Eclipse" on Monday? Solar energy now accounts for more than 42,600 megawatts (MW), about 5 percent of the U.S.'s peak demand, up from 5 MW in 2000, according to the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC), a group formed to improve the nation's power system in the wake of a 1964 blackout. Read More »

Solar eclipse visible in MI on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017

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For Jacksonville, the eclipse will begin at 1:16 p.m.as the shadow of the moon starts to slowly cover the sun . He estimates the eclipse will be around 90 percent in places like Ponca City in northern Oklahoma and about 80 percent in Wichita Falls. Read More »

Everything you need to know about the total solar eclipse

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These researchers will be live-streaming video of the moment of total-eclipse from Charleston at 2:47 p.m. Visitors to UVI will be able to watch the total eclipse by video on a large-screen set up in the UVI Sports and Fitness Center, weather permitting in Charleston. Read More »

A Playlist For The Solar Eclipse

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Per NASA, anyone within 70 miles of the eclipse's " path of totality " will be able to see the entire thing. The Eclipse 2017 Observing Event will be held from noon - 4:30 p.m.at the Automotive Center (building AT) on Seminole State's Sanford Lake Mary Campus and is free and open to the public. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price leaks, might cost over $1000

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is expected to be available globally by the end of September 2017. Additionally, consumers will be able to pre-order the Galaxy Note 8 on August 24th, just a day after the the Samsung's Unpacked event. The Galaxy Note 8 is expected to feature an AMOLED Infinity Display which could be larger than 6.3 inches, and is rumored to sport a similar design as the Galaxy S8. Read More »

For Trump the civil war is just beginning

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And we need to call slave owners out for what they are, whether we think they were protecting American freedom or not. On Thursday morning, Republican Senator Lindsey Graham repeated his criticism of the president's actions in a series of Twitter posts after Mr Trump tweeted that Mr Graham was "publicity seeking". Read More »

NASA Tracking Three-Mile-Wide Asteroid That Will Pass Earth in September

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Asteroid Florence was discovered by Schelte Bus at Siding Spring Observatory in Australia in March 1981. More importantly, it is only on very rare occasions (i.e. "The resulting radar images will show the real size of Florence and also could reveal surface details as small as about 30 feet (10 meters)", it said . Read More »

Here is How North Korea Can Be Stopped — PODCAST

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He added that North Korea is "always provocative when we start, so it's a delicate moment". Trump then said America's military was " locked and loaded " if provoked. It is unclear what might have happened had he not done so, but Trump believes that the alternative would have been, as he said, "catastrophic". Trump wrote on Twitter . Read More »

How the solar eclipse will affect the state's power grid

The Challenger Learning Center says they are receiving more than 100 phone calls and 50 to 60 social media messages after residents are concerned they got unsafe glasses to see the eclipse . Californians won't really know where that power comes from until that day: Power flows back and forth between states based on rapidly fluctuating market prices. Read More »

No war on Korean peninsula: South Korean President Moon Jae

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But Moon said Seoul effectively had a veto on military action by the USA, its security ally and protector. U.S. Forces Korea, the command that oversees some 28,500 American military personnel on the Korean Peninsula , has no current plans to change the size, format or messaging for this year's exercise, said Army Col. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 video, 3D facial recognition feature leaked

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Last year Philippe Starck designed the whole smartphone and it was a huge success. These new Mi MIX 2 renders reveal just how incredibly fast Android smartphone manufacturers are advancing the bezel-free concept. Looking at the design it seems Mi Mix 2 will have 95% screen-to-body ratio which looks fantastic. The Mix was a proper flagship, and we expect its successor to pack the latest technological features in the market. Read More »