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US President Donald Trump has banned the trading of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency in the US through an executive order. WASHINGTON-The Trump administration on Monday banned all use by Americans of Venezuelan cryptocurrency, saying that its introduction is meant to skirt US sanctions .
  • Federer edges Coric in three sets in Indian Wells semifinals

    Federer edges Coric in three sets in Indian Wells semifinals

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    Federer , who had won 18 of his previous 24 previous ATP meetings with Del Potro , said: "I'm so happy to be back in the final here in Indian Wells ". He wants to stay silent on his celebration plans but did say he has is saving something special for when he gets to Miami. Del Potro , the world No 8, is bidding for his second successive tournament win, having won in Acapulco, Mexico, in March, beating three fellow top 10 players in his run to the title.
  • Huawei P20 Lite Goes On Sale Before Official Launch

    Huawei P20 Lite Goes On Sale Before Official Launch

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    In the camera department, the P20 Lite sports a 16MP + 2MP dual camera setup on the rear and a 16MP single camera on the front. Continuing with the technical characteristics, the smartphone offers a double 16 2 mega-pixel camera on the back, obviously without Leica lenses, while on the front there is a 16 mega-pixel camera that also allows you to unlock the phone by recognizing facial.
  • Drake and Ninja's 'Fortnite' battle sets a new Twitch record

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    Drake saying " God's Plan " (the name of his new hit single) after reviving Scott. Later, Pittsburgh Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster and rapper Travis Scott also jumped in on the fun. According to Kotaku , the achievement wouldn't be possible without crossplay , which gamers have been requesting across platforms. The stream with Drake reportedly increased the pro gamer's revenue by more than $35,000 per month.
  • Girl discovers Tinder, attacks boyfriend with samurai sword

    Girl discovers Tinder, attacks boyfriend with samurai sword

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    Police in Camas, Wash. northeast of Portland, Ore . allege in a court affidavit that when they arrived on scene, Javier told them she had suspected Lovell had been cheating on her. Apparently, not everyone knows that "tall dudes slay Tinder" because this so-called common knowledge did not stop Javier from assuming Lovell had been using the app to cheat on her.
  • WhatsApp Group Description feature on Android, iOS updated version

    WhatsApp Group Description feature on Android, iOS updated version

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    The third feature which the Facebook-owned messaging platform launched is the ability to switch between the video and voice calls effortlessly by tapping on a single button. Reports say that the description can be of maximum 512 characters. WhatsApp for iOS has already received the group participants search feature earlier this month.
  • Apple (AAPL) Shares Sold by Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC

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    It has underperformed by 0.42% the S&P500. Ativo Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Banco De Chile Sp Adr (BCH) by 46.64% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 116 funds opened positions while 640 raised stakes. Bank & Trust Of Stockton has 1.43% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). The Oregon-based Jensen Investment has invested 2.69% in Apple Inc.
  • Logitech Introduces G560 LightSync PC Gaming Speaker

    Logitech Introduces G560 LightSync PC Gaming Speaker

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    They cost $199.99 and can be ordered on the Logitech G website . Logitech takes it's first leap into the speaker market that targets gamers specifically with the impressive G560 gaming speakers with Lightsync technology. This combined with built-in Logitech Easy-Switch™ technology, enables you to switch seamlessly between any four connected devices such as a PC, smartphone and tablet, so you can listen to your favorite playlist off your phone while playing a PC game.
  • New shocking game mode being added to 'Fornite: Battle Royale'

    New shocking game mode being added to 'Fornite: Battle Royale'

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    If you're on Android and are itching for the final release, there's actually a clone of the game that functions quite similarly called FortCraft that is now available for download on both iOS and Android. Celebrities joining in on the Fortnite hype speaks volumes about the game's current popularity. "We believe Fortnite is growing the overall gaming TAM [total addressable market], but some cannibalization is likely".
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Starts Updating To Android Oreo Earlier Than Expected

    Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Starts Updating To Android Oreo Earlier Than Expected

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    The phone was about to get the update on March 30 . But according to a new report from France, the flagship phablet is already getting the update. The company has delayed enough to release this update for their phones as they were working on a new Experience 9 which is company's own customUI created to work alongside the Android 8.0 Oreo update .
  • Nintendo Switch indie games are about to get some love

    Nintendo Switch indie games are about to get some love

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    The Nintendo Switch has been the home for hundreds of independent titles already, including Stardew Valley , Punch Club , and, our personal favorite, Celeste . Earlier this month, Nintendo premiered a new Direct that focuses on some of the triple-A titles launching for the platform over the course of 2018.
  • Xiaomi Mi Exchange now available from Mi.com: Here's how it works

    Xiaomi Mi Exchange now available from Mi.com: Here's how it works

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    The user can use that coupon after placing an order for a new smartphone and at the time of delivery, the old smartphone must be handed over in exchange for a new cell phone. 5. At a time, you may will be allowed to exchange only one device. Xiaomi says that if the old smartphone is in working condition and not physically damaged, it can be exchanged.
  • PMB Meets Leadership Of NASS

    PMB Meets Leadership Of NASS

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    His words, "Senate has not taken any action on the letter vetoing the 2010 Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2018 for now because there are processes and procedures of taking such actions". But he later recanted the claim on the floor of the Senate when he withdrew his statement; and apologised to the Senate for giving the information which he admitted was wrong.
  • Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF (VGLT) Rises 0.0676% for Mar 15

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    Wealthfront Inc. now owns 5,498,261 shares of the company's stock worth $560,988,000 after acquiring an additional 702,342 shares during the last quarter. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 1st. Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond ETF ( BIV ) traded down $0.02 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $81.44.
  • Fortnite for iOS leaves jailbreakers heartbroken

    Fortnite for iOS leaves jailbreakers heartbroken

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    In the App store, Fortnite is marked as an "invite event" which means you can download it to your devices, but you will need an approved Epic games , account to get into the app. There's no official word yet from Epic Games as to why exactly users of this phone and the game are experiencing crashes, but it's likely due to the age of the phone itself, and the fact that the newer Apple devices such as the iPhone X are actually using an A11 chip, which is safe to say far more powerful than ...
  • Sonic Mania Plus Announced + Details

    Sonic Mania Plus Announced + Details

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    Sonic Mania Plus will also be available digitally, and existing owners of the original version will be able to upgrade to Plus, with pricing information to be announced at a later date. The panelists offered one other hint when a fan asked about further classic Sonic game ports to mobile platforms like iOS. Sonic Mania Adventures will star Sonic , Tails, and Knuckles, and not feature any dialogue.