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Don't miss this year's first and last supermoon

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The best time for moon-watching will be just after sunset, when the moon is beginning to rise. The exact moment of full moon - when the moon sits opposite the sun in the sky - will be 3.47pm, with moonrise about 45 minutes later. . "Full moons can occur at any point along the Moon's elliptical path, but when a full moon occurs at or near the perigee, it looks slightly larger and brighter than a typical full moon". Read More »

Microsoft Edge browser now available for all Android and iOS users

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Microsoft says that it will bring Edge for iOS and Android to additional markets and languages "over time". Microsoft today announced that the Edge browser for Android and iOS is now available for everyone. Edge's only unique capability is the option of opening your current webpage on another device. Next up is a new dark theme that comes to the mobile browser after first showing up on its PC counterpart. Read More »

Libya allows emergency evacuation of migrants facing abuses, slave trading

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The move follows the publication of video footage captured by CNN that appeared to show migrants from sub-Saharan Africa being sold in Libya as slaves. The previous summit also took place in Abidjan , in 2014, where more than 60 leaders from both geographical areas met. "I would like to appeal to our sense of responsibility to take all urgent measures to put an end to that practice, which belongs to another age", he said, opening the gathering of 55 African Union and 28 EU leaders. Read More »

Final Fantasy 15 update will add character swapping

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During today's Active Time Report , it's been confirmed that a character switching mechanic will be introduced by the December update, allowing players to control other characters in battle during the main campaign. According to Square Enix, the feature will be added in a December update set to hit sometime before the next DLC pack, Episode Ignis , lands on December 13. Read More »

How the Snapchat Stories-like tool works — YouTube Reels explained

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After Instagram , Facebook and WhatsApp , YouTube is now planning to roll out a Stories-like feature called Reels. They will not disappear after 24 hours or any other amount of time. Again, details are light at the moment. We hope the feature will see resistance on YouTube. However, according to TechCrunch , to make a Reel, you shoot "a few quick mobile videos of up to 30 seconds each", then you can fancy them up with filters, music, and text, and after that, you can pick a Reel to add ... Read More »

Google launches Datally, an app to manage cellular data

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Datally helps solve one of the biggest pain points for smartphone users around the world - worries about data usage. When it was being tested in the Philippines, we saw carrier integrations that would allow users to install specific apps and earn data. Read More »

The 2019 Lincoln Nautilus

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But hey, I'll take a real name over what this midsize, 5-passenger crossover SUV used to be called, which was MKX, and which was indistinguishable from MKC, MKS, MKT, MKZ, or any of a number of competing vehicles with "X" included in its alphanumeric name. Read More »

Apple Counters Qualcomm with Patent Lawsuit of Its Own

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But on Thursday, in a filing in U.S. District Court in San Diego, Apple revised its answer to Qualcomm's complaint with accusations of its own. In July, Qualcomm filed a lawsuit against Apple alleging the company infringed on six of its patents to prolong battery life on the iPhone. Read More »

Here Are The New, More Capable BMW i8 Coupe And Roadster

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BMW says the engine is less noisy than before, which is odd since the i8's been created to pump fake engine noise into the cabin to make you think you have a big V-8 instead of a lowly 3-banger. As with the previous model, it has a four-wheel drive system and six-speed automatic transmission. This allows for a 12-hp bump in peak power from the front electric motor, bringing its output to 141 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque. Read More »

Subaru Ascent debuts as the brand's largest SUV to date

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That means adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assist, automatic pre-collision braking and more are all included in the starting price. Subaru says the 2019 Ascent offers a quiet interior and "excellent driving feel", thanks to a stiffer chassis that makes extensive use of high-strength steel, as well as comprehensive soundproofing measures that include an acoustic windshield and front door glass. Read More »

Android's Andy Rubin Left Google After Inquiry Found Inappropriate Relationship

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Rubin reportedly announced his leave of absence on Monday, after The Information uncovered an internal Google probe from 2014 into his relationship with a woman who worked with him at its Android division. "With Android he created something truly remarkable - with a billion-plus happy users". Rubin reportedly left shortly after the probe. For his part, Rubin certainly tried his best to publicly defend the aptly named Essential Phone , or PH-1, in the face of everything from ... Read More »

Archaelogists find Roman origins of Jesus' tomb in Jerusalem

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Mortar found between the limestone surface and marble slab covering the tomb in Jerusalem is believed to date back to 345 AD - twenty years after Constantine is said to have found the tomb of Christ. The dating of the mortar shows historical continuity at the site, stretching through the Byzantine era, the Crusades, the Renaissance period and beyond, she said. Read More »

Cyber Monday helps Amazon break its single-day sales record

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Held during the typically slower summertime shopping season, Prime Day 2017 was the biggest sales day in company history , before now, and it was the biggest shopping day the year prior . The retailer had also heavily pushed its own products on Cyber Monday, offering deep discounts, which could have encouraged more sales. Regardless of specific numbers, it's clear that Amazon continues to get Alexa - the digital brain that powers many of its devices, including the Echo and new Fire TV ... Read More »

Microsoft announces support for SAP's S4/HANA software on Azure

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Best of all, it is integrated with Azure, allowing Microsoft Azure customers to add it to their cloud solutions easily and security. "The world's significant businesses trust Microsoft and SAP ". For customers of Microsoft Premier Support, " SAP is able to engage Microsoft on behalf of the customer", per the FAQ. Microsoft's FAQ page says organizations now using SAP's software can move their licenses to Azure. Read More »

Kobolds & Catacombs Headed Out the Gate on December 7th

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Pre purchasing the expansion will also give players a shining "FOR THE HORD" card back to add to their collection. The expansion introduces 135 new cards, as well as a free single player choose your own adventure style dungeon run mode available to all players. Read More »

DNA Tests Reveal Yeti Is Just A Himalayan Brown Bear

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The other eight were from Asian black bears , Himalayan brown bears or Tibetan brown bears. Although this study established that the well-preserved body parts believed to belong to the yeti are from bears and dogs, it may not be sufficient to dispel the myth altogether. Read More »

Asus launches Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with dual cameras, 18:9 FullHD

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The base model will come with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The phone has a fingerprint sensor in the back, room for two SIM slots and a microSD card, some form of facial recognition for authentication and it comes with 100 free gigabytes of Google Drive storage for a year. Read More »

Microsoft's new 'Sets' could be the best Windows feature in years

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As a further development of its Continuum feature, Microsoft says that it plans to allow users to tie Sets to their Microsoft accounts such that they will be able to take their entire workspace with them from device to device. The idea, according to Myerson, is that users can group windows of apps together based on what they're working on. There's no timeline for the feature yet, meaning that it could go through several iterations before Microsoft is happy with what it has on its hands. Read More »

When can you see the last supermoon of 2017?

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Astronomers say the moon will appear as much as 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter to many viewers around the world. On the night of December 3, the sky-watchers across the globe will witness the first and last observable supermoon of 2017. Read More »