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Traffic Fatalities on the Rise as Americans Drive More, Text More

Traffic Fatalities on the Rise as Americans Drive More, Text More

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the second year in a row, the number of people killed in traffic fatalities increased substantially from January through June. New data from the National Safety Council found approximately 19,100 people were killed in crashes on U.S. roads during the first six months of the year, a 9 percent increase over the same period [...]

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Meet the National Park Services newest protected area

Meet the National Park Services newest protected area

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

President Barack Obama created a new national monument on Wednesday, just in time for the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. The monument was created on 87,000 acres of Maine wilderness donated by conservationist Roxanne Quimby, who founded the health company Burt’s Bees. The Katahdin Woods and Waters monument includes the East Branch of [...]

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Stunning blue lakes spotted in Antarctica could be a sign its giant ice sheet may collapse

Stunning blue lakes spotted in Antarctica could be a sign its giant ice sheet may collapse

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

At first glance, they are a stunning image of the beauty of nature. However, scientists warn that in fact the meltwater ponds spotted in Antarctica may have a chilling message. Researchers say nearly 8,000 dazzling blue lakes appeared on the Langhovde Glacier in East Antarctica between 2000 and 2013 – and they could be a [...]

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Is This Generations Best-Selling Game

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Is This Generations Best-Selling Game

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

As part of today’s quarterly earnings report , Activision Blizzard took the opportunity to boast about the performance of some of its games, including the most recent iteration of Call of Duty. Last year’s Black Ops III “continues to be the top-selling current-gen game” according to Activision, which cited sales data from the NPD Group [...]

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Bungies Destiny Livestream Is Raising Money For St. Judes Today

Bungies Destiny Livestream Is Raising Money For St. Judes Today

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

News Bungie’s Destiny Livestream Is Raising Money For St. Jude’s Today By Justin Carter Posted on August 25, 2016 For the kids, Guardian. Share Tweet Share Share Email Destiny is a perfect game to livestream, and today, that’s what a group of gamers are doing for St. Jude’s Hospital. The Bungie Foundation, a group of [...]

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China Races to Tap Artificial Intelligence — WSJ

China Races to Tap Artificial Intelligence — WSJ

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Shutterstock photo Li Yuan The acquisition this month by ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing Technology of Uber Technologies’ China operation was a reminder of how strong Chinese tech companies have become domestically at outmaneuvering foreign rivals. But the biggest buzz in China’s internet industry isn’t about besting global tech giants by better adapting existing business models [...]

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Android 7.0 Nougat : Sony dévoile la liste des appareils Xperia qui seront mis à jour

Android 7.0 Nougat : Sony dévoile la liste des appareils Xperia qui seront mis à jour

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Android 7.0 Nougat vient d’être lancé avec des mises à jour visant principalement les Nexus  mais il faudra comme toujours faire preuve de patience pour les autres appareils. Et encore. Pas sûr que cela suffise. Chaque constructeur est plus ou moins libre de choisir lesquels il mettra à jour. Mieux vaut donc vérifier que vos appareils sont dans [...]

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Time To Update Your Drivers: Nvidia Game Ready Driver 372.54 Available Now

Time To Update Your Drivers: Nvidia Game Ready Driver 372.54 Available Now

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nvidia just launched the mobile 10-series (Pascal) GPU lineup , which includes GTX 1060, GTX 1070, and GTX 1080 GPUs that match the performance of their desktop counterparts. As is typical fashion, a new Game Ready driver launched alongside the hardware. Even if you have no plans of getting a laptop equipped with one of [...]

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Krishna Janmashtami 2016: SMSes, WhatsApp, Facebook messages, greetings and wishes for your loved ones

Krishna Janmashtami 2016: SMSes, WhatsApp, Facebook messages, greetings and wishes for your loved ones

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published:August 25, 2016 12:00 am Janmashtami is celebrated to to propagate goodwill and discourage evil in the world. (Source: Express photo by Pradip Das) Devotees all over the world have begun celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna – the eighth avatar of Vishnu, which falls on August [...]

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Maine delegates inspired and nostalgic after Obama speech

Maine delegates inspired and nostalgic after Obama speech

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

President Obama’s impassioned tribute to Hillary Clinton and uplifting description of America’s greatness electrified and unified delegates at the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night. “His belief that hope trumps hate is a far better way for this country and what makes us great,” said Maine delegate Troy Jackson, a former state senator from Allagash. Related [...]

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