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Whether anywhere other than Earth has harbored life is one of the supreme questions in science , and the new findings offer tantalizing evidence, though no proof. However, while the find is tantalizing for astrobiologists eager to find alien life, it's also a bit of a tease. It will require flying a robot there, which is capable of drilling through 1.5 kilometers of ice.
  • SC faces heavy rain due to storm

    SC faces heavy rain due to storm

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    Subtropical Storm Alberto - the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season that starts June 1 - prompted Florida , Alabama and MS to launch emergency preparations Saturday . The Savannah River is expected to flood near Clyo, Georgia as early as Monday morning and the effects are forecast to be seen in Jasper and Hampton counties in SC, according to a news release from the City of Hardeeville.
  • Subtropical Storm Alberto forms; on track for Gulf Coast

    Subtropical Storm Alberto forms; on track for Gulf Coast

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    On its current forecast track, Alberto is expected to continue its slow journey north through the weekend until making a turn to the northwest Monday as it approaches the north-central Gulf coast , the hurricane center said. Heavy rain will likely begin to affect the central Gulf Coast region and the southeastern USA later this weekend and continue into early next week.
  • US Senate Panel Finds Russia Worked To Aid Trump In Election

    US Senate Panel Finds Russia Worked To Aid Trump In Election

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    That being said , there is no federal statute against "collusion". The excerpts also shed light on the anxiety that rippled through President Trump's orbit a year later, as news of the meeting became public and his aides and lawyers tried to manage the story.
  • Google Pixel Buds pick up new control gestures and easier pairing

    Google Pixel Buds pick up new control gestures and easier pairing

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    You'll notice that double tap is in there twice, that's because the action is actually configurable. Instead of that gesture reading incoming notifications, it can now be set to skip tracks. Furthermore, Google makes it easier to skip to the next track by double tapping on the right earbud. Maybe I'm being too picky, but I wish on/off were active quadruple-tap.
  • Rage 2's Gameplay Shown Off In New Trailer

    Rage 2's Gameplay Shown Off In New Trailer

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    Bethesda is promising a "carnival of carnage where you can go anywhere, shoot anything, and explode everything". Bethesda Softworks bills Rage 2 as a marriage of " Avalanche Studios , masters of open world mayhem and id Software , gods of the first-person shooter".
  • Google investigated by Australian regulator over its Android data harvesting practices

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    One example of this, the letter notes, is Google's ability to share blog posts about "holiday shopping habits" through the data it collects from users' Location History. Moreover, the phone doesn't need to have any apps installed, or even a SIM card inserted. We are exploring how much consumers know about the use of location data and are working closely with the privacy commissioner , he further added.
  • Successful launch and touchdown for next-generation Falcon 9 rocket

    Successful launch and touchdown for next-generation Falcon 9 rocket

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    SpaceX lifted Bangladesh's first satellite into orbit today using an upgraded rocket designed for dozens of repeat flights including back-to-back, same-day launches. "This is quite normal for rocket launches as you can not take any risk", he said. As such, Block 5 rockets have been created to conform to NASA's crew-carrying requirements.
  • Why John Legend voicing the Google Assistant matters

    Why John Legend voicing the Google Assistant matters

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    With the help of this, we can generate speech which mimics any human voice and sounds much more natural. One of those voices is the voice of celebrity soul singer John Legend . The assistant will picture answering your questions. Alexa has most of the same features, albeit more limited. A video played during the announcement showed Legend recording some audio for the project, including phrases like "i want a puppy with sweet eyes, and a fluffy tail" and "happy birthday to the person whose ...
  • Nintendo Switch Virtual Console Not Coming According to Company Spokesperson

    Nintendo Switch Virtual Console Not Coming According to Company Spokesperson

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    Unfortunately, the downside to multiplayer gaming is the need to download the Nintendo Switch Online app on your mobile device to chat with friends. There will be some exceptions to this, not every game will require the online service to play online. Nintendo didn't clarify if the 20 NES games would later be joined by SNES games , but they did mention that they would be expanding the roster of NES titles over time.
  • Fitbit female health tracking goes live as healthcare apps start rolling out

    Fitbit female health tracking goes live as healthcare apps start rolling out

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    All of your data in one place: View holistic data to reveal connections between your cycle and other stats in the Fitbit app, such as activity, sleep, and weight trends. The on-device experience can be used to track where users are in their cycle and see when their period is expected. By tapping into all of the other data you log with Fitbit (such as steps, calories burned, heart-rate, etc.), women will be able to see any links between biometrics and their menstruation.
  • Mark Zuckerberg announces new 'Clear History' option & more at Facebook's F8 Conference

    Mark Zuckerberg announces new 'Clear History' option & more at Facebook's F8 Conference

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    It's a move that Zuckerberg justifies by claiming that one in three marriages in the USA begins online, and by citing the number of people who come up to him on the street, gesture to their children, and thank him personally. It will be interesting to see if users trust Facebook enough to fork over more personal information and conduct their dating activities on the platform.
  • Kate Middleton Reveals How We Should Be Pronouncing Prince Louis' Name

    Kate Middleton Reveals How We Should Be Pronouncing Prince Louis' Name

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    The vehicle is adorned with balloons and streamers while the license plate reads "JU5T Wednesday". The couple first met when they were students at the University of St. A friend of the couple added that Kate "is one of three siblings, and it's a good family size". By the end of the week, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had named their new little Prince- Louis Arthur Charles .
  • JEE Main Result 2018: CBSE to declare result at 11am

    JEE Main Result 2018: CBSE to declare result at 11am

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    JEE Main Rank does not become certified a student for admissions to Indian Institutes of Technology. After that, 90 questions are drawn randomly and 8-9 sets are created. Reportedly, this year, candidates appeared for Paper 1, only 2 lakh 31 thousand candidates could qualify the examination and selected for JEE Advanced while rest got failed to clear the examination out of the 11 lakh students.
  • Facebook's profits keeps growing despite data scandal

    Facebook's profits keeps growing despite data scandal

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    The results marked the company's first quarterly earnings report since the Cambridge Analytica scandal erupted almost six weeks ago. "We remain strongly committed to protecting people's information and appreciate any opportunity to answer questions the European Parliament may have", said a company spokeswoman.