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Research North Korea And South Korea Officially Agree To Hold High-Level Talks
Author: 0 North Korea And South Korea Officially Agree To Hold High-Level Talks

The top US military commander in South Korea said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may have an ulterior motive in offering talks and reconciliation in his New Year's speech. However, another diplomatic lever that allowed the trickle of hope for peace to flow forward was a delay in U.S. "(Kim) knows I'm not messing around.

Research Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance
Author: 0 Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance

Suffice it to say, FCC chairman Ajit Pai isn't exactly a popular guy these days, and for good reason. On Thursday, Shapiro told Digital Trends that Pai did not tell him why he was canceling his appearance, but speculated that his decision had to do with his personal security.

Research Critical chip flaw affects Intel, AMD and ARM
Author: 0 Critical chip flaw affects Intel, AMD and ARM

Aside from applying the relevant patch, the only other solution is to buy a brand-new processor which isn't blighted by the bug now Intel has ironed it out - not exactly a practical prospect for most folks (unless you were mulling over pulling the trigger on a CPU upgrade anyway).

Research More Burnout Paradise HD Remaster rumors surface
Author: 0 More Burnout Paradise HD Remaster rumors surface

The news was spotted by Gematsu , who noted a listing for the game on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Japan. Previous listings for the Burnout Paradise remaster which have surfaced have all had similar release windows. so I imagine they'll have to make the deal for the HD remaster a lot more lucrative than just a 1080p and (maybe) 60fps if they want to convince gamers to shell out anything more than $20 for it.

Author: 0 Apple warns iPhones, iPads and Mac computers hit by Intel flaw

According to Apple , it is working on software updates to fix a pair of vulnerabilities which affect Apple gadgets as well as "all modern processors and affect almost all computing devices and operating systems". Apple plans to address the Spectre by "patching" Safari across its macOS and iOS platforms in the coming days as it considered that the Meltdown flaw had the most potential to be exploited.

Research UIDAI probing reported Aadhaar data breach, but denies information leak
Author: 0 UIDAI probing reported Aadhaar data breach, but denies information leak

The alleged loopholes in security of Aadhaar data have caught the eyes of the public and the government alike, with the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ) denying the newspaper report that the data was leaked. The Tribune , an Indian publication, claimed that it was able to access the demographics and other personal data of any registered citizen after an anonymous individual granted an admin access to the database.

Research Samsung upgrades the Notebook 7 Spin with an eighth-gen Core i5
Author: 0 Samsung upgrades the Notebook 7 Spin with an eighth-gen Core i5

One of the highlights of the Notebook is that it includes a fingerprint sensor for authentication, which will work with Windows Hello security suite. Topping the whole package off are what should be sublime inputs in a backlit keyboard with 1.5mm of travel and curved keycaps - paired with a Microsoft Precision Touchpad.

Author: 0 Apple Confirms Devices Affected by Meltdown, Spectre

Apple Watch isn't vulnerable to the Meltdown attack, the company said. The U.S. tech giant has confirmed that all its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are affected by two recently disclosed processor flaws called Spectre and Meltdown.

Research The Nokia 6 (2018) is smaller and fiercer than its predecessor was
Author: 0 The Nokia 6 (2018) is smaller and fiercer than its predecessor was

The noticeable difference is in the positioning of the fingerprint scanner along with a modified design with a rose gold camera accent running around the rear camera module. It also comes with Audio recording technology, and a "Bothie" photo mode. Think of it as picture-in-picture. With its new design, Nokia 6 (2018 ) tries to mimmick phones with bezel-less screen, though there's thick bezels on top and bottom of the device.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Game Console Ever

And although Pokkén Tournament is technically a Pokémon game, the Switch deserves something more along the lines of what players have gotten on the 3DS the past few years. Since the console's launch in March 2017, Nintendo had sold 4.8 million Switch systems nationally. The company attributed the Switch's strong showing to a strong library of games, including Super Mario Odyssey which some 60% of U.S.

Research Akshay Kumar's Pad Man to now release a day early
Author: 0 Akshay Kumar's Pad Man to now release a day early

Akshay Kumar begins shooting on Friday, January 05, 2018 for his much-awaited film " Kesari ". Kesari was earlier supposed to be a joint production by Salman Khan and Karan Johar but the former backed out. Akshay Kumar is starring in a film called Kesari , which is based on the Battle of Saragarhi. "Need your best wishes as always (sic)". It is based on The Battle of Saragarhi'.

Research Idea launches Rs 93 plan, offers 'unlimited calling'
Author: 0 Idea launches Rs 93 plan, offers 'unlimited calling'

Jio's other four plans will be offering 50% more data benefits which have tariffs of Rs 198, Rs 398, Rs 448 and Rs 498. Vodafone plan offers 1GB 3G/4G data per day and unlimited voice calls for 28 days . Calls exceeding this limit will be charged at 1 paisa per second. Additionally, Jios's Rs 399 plan will now provide 20 per cent additional data with enhanced validity of two additional weeks.

Research Oxygen Is Disappearing From The World Oceans
Author: 0 Oxygen Is Disappearing From The World Oceans

And, as the paper in the journal Science points out : "Major extinction events in Earth's history have been associated with warm climates and oxygen-deficient oceans". Less extreme reduction in oxygen can also lead to problems, such as negatively impacting animals' growth & reproduction or the release of unsafe chemicals.

Research Ozone hole is officially shrinking, proof that worldwide treaties can be effective
Author: 0 Ozone hole is officially shrinking, proof that worldwide treaties can be effective

The findings are based on yearly MLS measurements conducted between 2005 and 2016. A new study published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters shows the fruits of this treaty. According to a report by Ars Technica, during the 1970s and 1980s there had been evidence that the ozone layer hole had been spreading as a result of the CFC substances, which resulted in the ozone layer hole over Antarctic, causing nations and companies to take action.

Research Genetic Analysis Reveals New Native American Ancestry
Author: 0 Genetic Analysis Reveals New Native American Ancestry

But the data also showed the infant likely was not related to the people who crossed over from Asia and then migrated into both North and South America - the people who became Native Americans. One is that there were two distinct groups of people who crossed over the Beringian land bridge prior to 15,700 years ago. A new study finds the first genetic evidence that all Native Americans are descended from a single, previously unknown, population, which scientists have named the Ancient ...

Research Tiger Shroff - Disha Patani starrer Baaghi 2 to release on March 30
Author: 0 Tiger Shroff - Disha Patani starrer Baaghi 2 to release on March 30

After seeing the poster of the sequel to the 2016 release Baaghi , many vouched for Tiger acing the combat sequence in this one too like he did in Baaghi , directed by Sabbir Khan. Majority were shot in various parts of Goa. Talking about the professional front of the actor, Tiger Shroff is also a part of Yash Raj Films' next venture.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Is Fastest-Selling Console In US History

We still need to see Nintendo's slate of games for 2018, but we may hear more news on that sooner than you think. ONE HELL OF A COMEBACK is what Nintendo is going through at the moment as its Switch has become the fastest selling games console in United States history.

Research SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket stands tall on the launchpad
Author: 0 SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket stands tall on the launchpad

The maiden flight of Falcon Heavy is expected some time in late January or early February. "Hold-down test fire next week". Traditionally, rockets that have been launched into space are used just once and are left to burn up in the atmosphere after a mission.