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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt attended the G7 meeting but left the summit one day early on Saturday, after other countries bashed Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord. 12 states and Puerto Rico have become members of the U.S. Climate Alliance and remain committed to achieving existing Carbon dioxide emission reduction goals (Green States).
  • Apple is reportedly phasing out the iPad Mini

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    The tech company claims that the watchOS 3.2.2 comes along with improvements and bug fixes . In this update, there are mostly bug fixes and security updates for iPhone and iPad. On the Macintosh platform that includes a fix for the problem where audio may stutter when played through USB headphones. The update also adds support for media-free installation of Windows 10 Creators Update using Boot Camp.
  • Netflix is disappearing from the Play Store for some users

    Netflix is disappearing from the Play Store for some users

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    Android Police said that although downloads are blocked the app still works on rooted devices. However, we would suggest our readers get their Android devices running on verified versions of Android if their phones are rooted. With this method, you wouldn't have to go through the Play Store and you could still receive regular updates to the Netflix app. The change, according to Netflix , is meant to make it harder for people to pirate the company's video content by using a new digital ...
  • Instagram wages war on Snapchat with Face Filters

    Instagram wages war on Snapchat with Face Filters

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    Facebook's Snapchat-style augmented reality face filters are coming to Instagram . Try them out - it'll work with both the front- and rear-facing shooters on your phone. Facebook, the largest social media platform, has been accused of copying features from Snapchat such as "Stories" which allows users to post pictures and videos that are erased after 24 hours.
  • McKayla Maroney Posts Racy Video, Says She Wasn't Hacked

    McKayla Maroney Posts Racy Video, Says She Wasn't Hacked

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    When people accused her of being hacked, the 21-year-old confirmed she posted the video herself. "All love", she added in the caption for a photo of a field of flowers. "Makeup and a camera can really make you look like a different person", she said. As you get older, your face fills out. The video, which can be seen below, has been watched more than 800,000 times on her Instagram page.
  • Hundreds pay homage to Lt Ummer Fayaz

    Hundreds pay homage to Lt Ummer Fayaz

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    The incident comes in the wake of the Hizbul declaring an open threat to local Kashmiris who either join the Army or the police force. There were scuffle marks on the body as well. Talking to The Indian Express , Rawat said, "The young officer was a role model for all young Kashmiris. Their posters have been put up across south Kashmir", said a senior officer.
  • Trump's climate stance looms over Arctic meeting

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    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the two days of Alaska meetings, which wrapped up Thursday night, in getting a consensus on recognizing the Paris accord. It's not clear whether Canada and the Nordic countries are likely to issue a joint informal statement on Paris if Tillerson and Trump insist on dropping it from the formal declaration.
  • Electronic Arts Inc. Setting The Table For Earnings

    Electronic Arts Inc. Setting The Table For Earnings

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    The stock traded with the volume of 5.18 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock added in the prior trading session by 12.65%, closing at the stock price of $108.16. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Electronic Arts from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 17th. Vetr upgraded Electronic Arts from a "strong sell" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $94.20 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, April 12th.
  • Mobile Launches BOGO Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8

    Mobile Launches BOGO Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8

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    Plus, you have to pay monthly, which, with taxes and fees, ends up costing you more out of pocket. With the changes, it should prevent easy physical damage to the battery, and the cells inside the new, lower-capacity battery should individually be safer.
  • Apple sends press invites to WWDC on June 5

    Apple sends press invites to WWDC on June 5

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    Not only are we expecting to see new versions of Apple's iOS and macOS, watchOS and tvOS, we may also hear more about Apple's push into original video and expansion with Apple Music. While WWDC is traditionally a software focused event, there's growing speculation around the debut of Apple's Siri-powered speaker. The latest version of Apple's iPhone and iPad operating system is likely to offer tweaks to existing tools such as 3D Touch, as well as boosting Siri , Apple's virtual ...
  • Officials from Arctic nations meet amid drilling concerns

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    Fairbanks, Alaska, will host a ministerial meeting of the Arctic Council on Thursday. The Arctic Council, he said, will continue to be an important platform as the Trump administration deliberates. remain committed to the Paris agreement. "Their achievements, most notably the GLACIER Conference and the initiatives that followed, constituted a considerable leap forward in America's commitments to Alaska, to the Arctic and to the Council".