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Here's How To Track the Best Prime Day Deals on Amazon Here's How To Track the Best Prime Day Deals on Amazon
- July 11, 2017

Smartphones of the Moto G5 family will also carry a discount of Rs 1000 in the Amazon Prime Day Sale. Prime Day will offer new deals every five minutes, and a lot of them sellout in just minutes. "The stuff may be cheaper, but in a way you are probably purchasing more stuff than you actually need ", said Proops. Go to the app's settings menu, click notifications and toggle alerts on for "Your Watched and Waitlisted Deals". (more...)
Steam Bans Over 40000 Accounts After Summer Sale Steam Bans Over 40000 Accounts After Summer Sale
- July 11, 2017

Cheaters have been an unrelenting force, especially during the summer, in Dota 2 and even more prominently in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive because of this cheap workaround. This is just another way Valve is cracking down on rampant cheating in its top-performing games. The last record Valve ban saw over 15,000 user accounts facing a ban due to cheating a year ago in October and the current ban is more than triple this number. (more...)
LG Q6 Teaser Confirms 18:9 Display Aspect Ratio LG Q6 Teaser Confirms 18:9 Display Aspect Ratio
- July 11, 2017

The smartphone's "bezel-less" form factor was created to maximize the screen while still preventing accidental touching of the screen when being held. The metal frame surrounding the Q6 is constructed of ultra-strong 7000 series aluminum, one of the highest strength aluminum alloys available and used extensively in industries such as aerospace. (more...)
Supreme Court affirms Obaseki's victory, dismisses Ize-Iyamu's appeal Supreme Court affirms Obaseki's victory, dismisses Ize-Iyamu's appeal
- July 11, 2017

Ize-Iyamu had challenged the decision of the appeal court which affirmed the position of Obaseki as governor. The Chief Justice of Nigeria Walter Onnoghen led seven other judges that gave the judgment. He then proceeded to the Court of Appeal in Benin, where he also lost and thereafter proceeded to the Supreme Court. "We thank the people of Edo State for supporting our Party, the PDP and our Candidate during the litigation processes". (more...)
Snap slips below IPO price amid doubts over future growth Snap slips below IPO price amid doubts over future growth
- July 11, 2017

Shares of Snap ( NYSE SNAP ) opened at 17.18 on Monday. 1,777,734 shares of the stock were exchanged. Snapchat's stock price has fallen below its IPO for the first time amid speculation that the company won't grow as quickly as expected and amid. (more...)
Airtel To Invest Rs 2000 Crore to Improve Customer Experience Airtel To Invest Rs 2000 Crore to Improve Customer Experience
- July 11, 2017

The Create Zone will allow customers to create their own plans; Experience zone will allow them to try out all the Airtel services including movies, music, and Live TV as well. To remedy all these issues, Airtel is introducing what it calls the all new " Postpaid Promise ". This announcement was made by the company's MD and CEO Gopal Vittal at an event in Gurgaon In Haryana on Monday. (more...)
Chinese students simulate self-sustaining space station in Beijing Chinese students simulate self-sustaining space station in Beijing
- July 11, 2017

Two bunkers have been converted into quarters that replicate living in a space habitat, minus the zero gravity, and the whole set-up is called "Yuegong-1" (Lunar Palace-1). "They can become a bit depressed". For the students, however, having their physical needs met is only part of the challenge. The current volunteers are replacing the first group who spent 60 days in the system, and will be relieved in 200 days by a different batch of volunteers who will take on the final 105 days of the ... (more...)
New study claims that drinking coffee leads to a longer life New study claims that drinking coffee leads to a longer life
- July 11, 2017

Dr Marc Gunter, of the IARC , said: "We found that higher coffee consumption was associated with a lower risk of death, and specifically for circulatory diseases and digestive diseases ". Researchers have discovered the benefits of drinking coffee are seen in 10 countries. "If people enjoy their coffee they can relax and enjoy their coffee", he said, adding that people should not imagine that drinking extra coffee would militate against "other bad health behaviours". (more...)
Average Gas Prices In OKC Rise $0.09 Cents In Past Week Average Gas Prices In OKC Rise $0.09 Cents In Past Week
- July 11, 2017

AAA Northeast says its weekly survey conducted Monday found regular gasoline selling for $2.23 for a gallon. The national average headed in the other direction, though - rising 3.4 cents per gallon last week to $2.25, GasBuddy said. That's three cents more than it was last week, a news release stated. "Call it the summer blues at the pump-prices may fluctuate mildly in the weeks ahead, but we'll be bouncing near the summer low for some time", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst ... (more...)
Sky Sports tweaks logo, reorganizes channel lineup Sky Sports tweaks logo, reorganizes channel lineup
- July 11, 2017

Sky's official announcement says Main Event will offer "Live Premier League football plus global qualifiers and the biggest games from EFL and La Liga, F1, Ryder Cup and Major golf , England Test cricket , worldwide Rugby Union, World Darts Championship and more". (more...)
NASA's Juno spacecraft finally visits Jupiter's mysterious Great Red Spot NASA's Juno spacecraft finally visits Jupiter's mysterious Great Red Spot
- July 11, 2017

Jupiter's defining feature is the Great Red Spot , a swirling vortex of gas about 10,250 miles (10,250) kilometers in diameter. Only one other spacecraft has circled our solar system's biggest planet: NASA's long-gone Galileo. At the time of perijove, Juno will be about 2,200 miles (3,500 kilometers) above the planet's cloud tops, says NASA . According to NASA , while that distance might seem like a great distance, if Jupiter were as large as a basketball, the equivalent distance would be ... (more...)
Amazon Prime Day revealed (as it woos new members with subscription discount) Amazon Prime Day revealed (as it woos new members with subscription discount)
- July 10, 2017

That's all. In return, you'll get a $10 credit on Amazon, which you have to spend by the end of Prime Day on July 11. Amazon offers discounts and deals every day but the online retailer has one day where it offers the best of them. Although Amazon has yet to reveal much about its Prime membership numbers, John Blackedge, an analyst with Cowen & Co. believes there are about 80 million subscribers around the world. (more...)
Kareena's mom sentenced to 2 years jail Kareena's mom sentenced to 2 years jail
- July 10, 2017

According to reports, previously too, Alka was sentenced to jail for two years in 2015, but the actress had filed a petition against it in Sangrur Court. But those cheques got bounced, after which Avtar Singh filed a case. As reported by TOI, the actress and her mother are now in Sangrur district jail. (more...)
May says Aust-UK trade deal a priority May says Aust-UK trade deal a priority
- July 10, 2017

During the visit to the market, accompanied by Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick, May said they had "paid tribute to the professionalism and bravery of the police and emergency services who undoubtedly prevented further loss of life, and the heroism of local business owners who shielded people from the terrorists". (more...)
Sony Is Finally Releasing a Special Edition PS4 Pro Sony Is Finally Releasing a Special Edition PS4 Pro
- July 10, 2017

Like the original PS4 Destiny bundle from 2014, the Limited Edition PS4 Pro bundle comes with a Glacier White PS4 Pro with a 1TB HDD, and a matching DualShock 4 Controller. Sony has announced a new colour for the PS4 Pro, and it's available only in this new Destiny 2 bundle. If you've been waiting to purchase the PS4 Pro in white, well the wait is over. (more...)
WWE 2k18 Enters The Switch Arena WWE 2k18 Enters The Switch Arena
- July 10, 2017

That means this is a full on port of the game, not simply a stripped down version (like Federation Internationale de Football Association 18) for the Switch. We are excited to share the roster for this year's game soon, but for now, our recent announcement of WWE Hall of Famer and current Raw General Manager, Kurt Angle, as the game's pre-order bonus is a sign of the good things to come with the roster. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Package Leaked Online, Probably Fake Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Package Leaked Online, Probably Fake
- July 10, 2017

However, at present the specifications and features of the alleged Redmi Note 5A are oblivious. It would also sport a 5. 5 Inch display with 2160 x 1080 pixels of resolution. The leak also reveals that the X1 will come with 4GB of RAM and 64/128GB of storage and could be priced at 1999 yuan (Rs 19,000) or 2299 yuan (Rs 22,000) for the base variant and 2499 yuan (Rs 24,000) or 2799 yuan (Rs 26,500) for the high-end variant. (more...)
This Year's Summer Games Done Quick Raised Over $1.7 Million This Year's Summer Games Done Quick Raised Over $1.7 Million
- July 10, 2017

If you've been on the Twitch homepage at any point during the last week, chances are you noticed Summer Games Done Quick 2017 sitting in the featured window. They also shattered last year's record, which raised about $1.3M Dollars. Of course, this year's riotous achievements will only drive Games Done Quick to try and do better during next year's speedrunning marathons. (more...)
Alleged aide of Bashir Lashkar arrested in Kashmir Alleged aide of Bashir Lashkar arrested in Kashmir
- July 10, 2017

Mr Muneer said that Sharma was part of many attacks on security forces, including killing of six police personnel, including Station House Officer (SHO) Feroz Ahmad in Anantnag last month. "He (Kumar) joined Bashir Lashker of LET and worked as key aid". Lashkari was killed in an encounter with the security forces in Anantnag on July 1. (more...)
Google Home calls authorities, saves woman from being killed Google Home calls authorities, saves woman from being killed
- July 10, 2017

Barros allegedly pulled a gun on his girlfriend when they got into an argument and asked her: "Did you call the sheriffs?" "Did you call the sheriffs?" The woman sustained injuries from the altercation but was not taken to a hospital. Court records show that he now faces several charges, including aggravated battery against a household member, aggravated assault against a household member, false imprisonment and possession of a firearm or destructive device by a felon. (more...)