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Nintendo announces sky-high March Switch sales and full-year forecast

Finally, IGN asked Fils-Aime whether Nintendo had any plans to introduce more classic games to its current Virtual Console offerings on 2DS/New 2DS XL/New 3DS XL. According to the company executive, there is a difference on the visual content of the two handheld console devices that caters to the needs of different players.

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Humans in US 115 000 years earlier than thought

Mikkel Pedersen, a researcher who has worked on studies about how and when the first humans arrived in North America, says that "from a genetics standpoint, there's absolutely no evidence" humans were in the area as early as the new paper suggests.

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Explosion Rocks Damascus Airport

He spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations. In March, Syria warned that scud missiles would be fired towards Israeli targets if Israel carried out any further airstrikes in the war-torn country. It made no mention of whether it would respond. A spokeswoman for the Israeli military, asked if Israel had been involved in carrying out air strikes targeting Damascus airport, said: " We can't comment on such reports ".

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U.S. scientists develop fluid-filled artificial womb to help premature births

However, the researchers are always emphasizing the machine's incapacity to save babies younger than 23 weeks of age. Flake says the group hopes to test the device on very premature human babies within three to five years. Another key feature of the new device is that there is no external pump to drive the circulation of blood in the device, because pressure even from gentle pumps can fatally overload an underdeveloped heart, the researchers said .

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Advocates fan out in global show of support for science

It's Earth Day, which means that, like every Saturday, there are widespread protests planned, only this time they're on behalf of science , rather than taxes or women, both odious to our president as well. "So we can make changes", said one student who marched. He says that is why he teaches students about the history and development of science so that they can make their decisions about its place in society.

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Careful With the Samsung Galaxy S8's Display, Or Be Ready to Pay

However, it means that the previous rumors were false as they suggested that the device will run on Android Marshmallow. Specs-wise, the device is powered by an SoC with quad-core 1.35GHz processor, and sports a 5-inch HD display. Anyway, if we compare the specifications of the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) with other smartphones from the same price range, it fails to impress. Shares in Samsung Electronics jumped more than 2.5 percent Friday, adding around $7 billion to its market ...

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Target Encourages Store-Wide Mayhem With Mario Kart Shopping Carts

Wardell said " Nintendo doesn't arguably need third party" in the interview , "You think about the Mario games, Zelda , I mean, there's plenty there". Target will display Mario and Luigi faces outside of the stores on those spherical ornaments so guests know what to expect before they even walk inside.

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Ailing Mets put 1B Duda, INF Flores on DL; deGrom scratched

Catcher Travis d'Arnaud, who also left Wednesday's game with a right wrist contusion, also did not start but manager Terry Collins said he would be available to play. More bad news arrived on Friday afternoon, when the club announced that Lucas Duda and Wilmer Flores will be going on the 10-day disabled list, with T.J.

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China launches first unmanned cargo spacecraft into space

Meanwhile, the first spacecraft Tiangong-1 is not longer operational. "I greatly appreciate China's contribution to worldwide cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space and its ongoing and wide-ranging support of the Office's activities".

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Apple self-driving car testing plan gives clues to tech program

Apple (AAPL) has developed an "Automated System" to be implemented into self-driving cars, Business Insider reports . The latest report came a week after the Cupertino tech giant obtained permission to test self driving cars in California.

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Planet Could Have Alien Life: LHS 1140 Is The Most Exciting Exoplanet

Instead of torching LHS 1140b, the star - known simply as LHS 1140 - provides only half the energy that Earth receives. The newly announced world could be among the best targets to search for signs of life elsewhere in the cosmos. "It is astonishing to live in a time when discovery of potentially habitable worlds is not only common place but proliferating", said MIT astronomer Sara Seager, who wasn't part of the study .

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Supreme Court seeks nominees of JIT from concerned departments

The corruption controversy erupted when the 11.5 million secret documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca , which documented the offshore dealings of numerous world's rich and powerful, were leaked previous year. The Panama case ruling was announced in favor of the prime minister, prompting his supporters to celebrate in the streets of Islamabad . The JIT will present fortnightly reports before the bench.

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Unusual April Tropical Storm Forms Far From Land

Last year, Hurricane Alex formed in January, and the year before that Tropical Storm Ana formed in May. Subtropical Depression One was named on the 19th April and forecasters then found it transitioned into a full tropical depression yesterday, subsequently being named tropical storm Arlene yesterday afternoon.

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Apple Enlists 15′ Lexus RX 450h For Self-Driving Tests

Apple Inc ( AAPL ) has secured a permit to test autonomous vehicles in California, the state Department of Motor Vehicles said on Friday. The permit covers the registration of three Lexus RX450h SUVs, and allows six drivers to operate them.

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Tesla drops price on Model S 75, adds new standard content

All versions of the Model S now come standard with a glass roof and power liftgate, according to Tesla's website. Tweaks in pricing is quite normal for vehicle makers like Tesla . Also, certain upgrades are now off-limits on some models. These changes seem to represent a streamlining of Tesla's offerings before the release of the Model 3 .

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Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

Companies from Starbucks and Pepsi to oil giant ExxonMobil and coal producer Cloud Peak Energy have lobbied the Trump administration to stay in the Paris agreement. In January, China's National Energy Administration outlined a plan to make massive investments in clean energy through 2020, even as President Trump has focused nearly exclusively on supporting the fossil fuel industry.

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Cristie Kerr wins LPGA Lotte in Hawaii for 19th tour title

American Cristie Kerr has won the LPGA Lotte Championship for her 19th tour title, closing with a six-under 66 for a three-stroke victory in Hawaii. "I just love the competition". "I haven't been able to play as well as I would have liked". "I got some longer range putts to go in which I haven't seen that much this season".

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University Of California Researcher Solves Drought Problems With Solar-Powered 'Water Harvester'

There is no other way to do that right now, except by using extra energy. Though researchers at Berkeley and MIT have developed a way to extract clean water from thin air , it will take more research and development to bring the prodct to an affordable enough price that it can be economically distributed to countries around the world and aras where clean water is in short supply.

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Gamasutra reacts to the Project Scorpio dev kit

Good news, as we're seeing a strong collection of 4K HDR Blu-rays released these days. Like I think.I log in with a controller, it kind of has power options and auto-update options that just feel a lot more like my cable box than it does my laptop.

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United States envoy Nikki Haley says Syria regime change is 'inevitable'

During an interview on CBS Sunday , he said destroying ISIS was Trump's top priority. Efforts to reach an agreement on statements and strategy ahead of time - a normal part of pre-meeting G7 diplomacy - has gone very slowly, partly because of a hard transition at the US state department, where many key positions remain unfilled.

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Burger King tried to hijack the Google Home with new Whopper ad

A suggestion: move your Google Home far, far away from the TV. Google Home houses the "Assistant" virtual assistant, which responds to voice commands after the user utters the words, "OK, Google". Burger King did not immediately respond to a question asking whether the company had any concerns about angering consumers. It's not the first time virtual assistants have been activated by the television - to the profound annoyance of users.

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UN Names Malala Yousafzai Its Youngest Messenger Of Peace

This time around too, Malala , now 19, is the youngest ever messenger of peace, and the first Pakistani designated as such. That attack only strengthened her resolve and as media coverage spread of the cowardly attack, her recovery and her ongoing campaign she soon became an worldwide symbol and champion for girls' education.

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Samsung Galaxy S9: what we want to see

We so far know nothing about when the Samsung Galaxy S9 will be announced, so we'll just have to go off what Samsung has done in the past. While it could be the Galaxy Note 8 , there's plenty of reason to approach this with a lot of skepticism.

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Overwatch Uprising skins revealed

Overwatch's latest event takes us back to simpler times: when robots tried to take over London. There are a couple of new skins that players will be able to get in the game through loot crates. "If you do, don't be surprised if you get disconnected and lose SR". We've included said image down below. Listen to "Jeff [daddy Kaplan] from the Overwatch team" talk us through all the new additions in the Uprising event , including game modes, lore, and loot.

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Former Fox anchor: Harassment is pervasive

It has not mentioned the advertiser reaction. The New York Times has reported that five women were paid $ 13 million to settle allegations O'Reilly mistreated them. O'Reilly has denied the claims have merit - but that hasn't stopped the sponsor pullback. "I don't think Bill did anything wrong", President Trump said .

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YouTube Is Making it Harder for Fake Channels to Make Ad Money

That is, of course, as long as you've passed the review and follow community guidelines . Youtube has implemented a 10k video view threshold before a content creator can make money on the platform. A 10,000 threshold allows a certain level of self-selection - videos that are obscure and offensive enough to never find much of an audience won't be included, and it also likely narrows the pool of potential cases in need of human review by a significant amount.

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Facebook Starts to Educate Users on How to Spot Fake News

Tips to spot false news include looking closely at website addresses to see if they are trying to spoof real news sites, and checking websites' "about" sections for more information. It has pledged to make it harder for hoax news sites to generate ad revenue on the platform and to enable users to better detect which links are from trusted news sources.

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Comcast Reveals the Nitty-Gritty on Its Xfinity Mobile Service

The Philadelphia-based company will offer service that unlimited data starting at $45 a month for existing TV and internet customers and $65 for internet customers. All-hours customer service is available via text or call. Xfinity Mobile's phones will be connecting up to towers operated by Verizon Wireless for their cellular coverage.

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Netflix axed its star rating system for thumbs up or down

Almost half (47 per cent) of Netflix users are now outside the United States, a proportion expected to increase as it adds more customers. Though the star system is remains in place (for now), Netflix will activate the thumbs icons today, with plans to eventually cast a dark shadow on the stars rating mechanism for good.

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Elon Musk's latest target: Brain-computer interfaces

Using this technique humans can directly connect with technology instead of having a physical interface. "Neural lace" is the implanting of tiny electrodes to the brain for humans to be able to make computations directly. These neural enhancements could offer augmented improved memory for users, or allow them to more directly interface with devices. Musk has previously predicted that in a future dominated by artificial intelligence, a "merger of biological intelligence and machine ...