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Husband serenades wife of 73 years as she lies on her deathbed
Sep 22

Husband serenades wife of 73 years as she lies on her deathbed

Tallahassee  A video has emerged of a man serenading his wife of 73 years on her deathbed with a song she sang to him as he went to fight in the Second World War.  Howard, 92, from Sarasota in Florida, sang, “You’ll Never Know” to Laura, 93, as she lay in her hospice bed in a touching...

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Apple's App Store suffers worst-ever malware attack
Sep 21

Apple's App Store suffers worst-ever malware attack

Washington  Apple acknowledged Monday that malicious code had found a way into some of its popular Chinese mobile apps, raising security concerns as the US tech giant prepares its newest iPhone launch.  The company said it had removed tainted applications from its App Store, days after security researchers...

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'The Jungle Book' live-action movie trailer looks promising
Sep 15

'The Jungle Book' live-action movie trailer looks promising

Disney has released the official trailer of the live-action remake of their 1967 animation film, 'The Jungle Book', and it looks promising already.   With big names such as Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Scarlett Johanssen, Bill Murray, Lupita Nyong’o and Christopher Walken, lending their voices, this movie is...

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Man recreates heartbreakingly priceless pictures of his late wife with his daughter
Sep 14

Man recreates heartbreakingly priceless pictures of his late wife with his daughter

They say love is beautiful and true love last forever. And when you have found your soulmate, it’s equivalent to nirvana. But how long is forever? Although the sad truth is that you don’t know long your true love will be with you, yet it doesn’t mean that your love would fade away. It transform into...

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Apple unveils new iPhone 6S, 6S Plus
Sep 09

Apple unveils new iPhone 6S, 6S Plus

San Francisco Apple on Wednesday unveiled two updated iPhones, aiming to build on the success of its large-screen handsets introduced late last year.  The new smartphones are the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, keeping the same overall dimensions of the last version.  "They look familiar, but we have changed...

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All new 2016 Infiniti Q70 - DT News Test Drive
Sep 06

All new 2016 Infiniti Q70 - DT News Test Drive

The all-new 2016 Infiniti Q70 is a flagship model in brand’s line up and is the mark to its rivals like Audi, BMW and Merc. The model had already gone many upgrades both in style and mechanics and now it looks smarter, sharp and more refined than its previous versions. Exterior: Infiniti Q70 looks...

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Google may return to China with Android app shop: report
Sep 05

Google may return to China with Android app shop: report

San Francisco  Google is talking with Chinese authorities and smartphone makers about opening an online shop in China stocked with applications for Android-powered mobile devices, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.  The move would mark a return for the US Internet firm, which moved its online...

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Killer T-cell therapy shows promise against leukemia
Sep 02

Killer T-cell therapy shows promise against leukemia

Miami A cancer-killing therapy that engineers a patient's own immune cells to wipe out chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) has shown long-term success in a handful of people, a US study said Wednesday. Experts said the approach is on the cutting edge of a growing field known as immunotherapy, which coaxes the body to...

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2016 Hyundai Santa Fe - DT News Test Drive
Aug 18

2016 Hyundai Santa Fe - DT News Test Drive

There may be two words which we can firmly attach when we see a SUV; one is strength and the other will be Sports.  But, when you see the Hyundai Santa Fe, the SUV line of Hyundai Motors, you will remember about the word “Cute” DT  News got a chance to drive and experience this car.  We...

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Google 'Alphabet' spells surprise reorganization
Aug 10

Google 'Alphabet' spells surprise reorganization

San Francisco  Google unveiled a surprise corporate overhaul Monday, forming a new parent company dubbed Alphabet to include Internet search and a handful of independent companies.  Google chief executive Larry Page announced the change, saying he would hold the same title at Alphabet, the new holding...

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The all-new Chery Tiggo3 – DT News Test Drive
Aug 08

The all-new Chery Tiggo3 – DT News Test Drive

The Chinese automobile brand, Chery whose principal products are passenger car, minivans, and SUV’s has already won the hearts of varied customers.  Launched in mid-2005, the brand Chery Tiggo, has already sold close to half a million units by the mid of August 2012, making it the most successful compact...

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 Facebook ready to test Internet-beaming drones
Jul 30

Facebook ready to test Internet-beaming drones

Menlo Park  Facebook on Thursday said it is ready to begin test flights of a high-altitude drone designed to provide Internet access to remote locations of the world.  The Aquila drone has a wingspan on par with that of a Boeing 737 jet; weighs less than a small car; can remain aloft for three months or...

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Google adds 20 languages to instant translation app
Jul 29

Google adds 20 languages to instant translation app

San Francisco Google announced Wednesday it was adding 20 new languages for its mobile translation application that reads text and instantly converts to another tongue.  The smartphone app now can read 27 languages and instantly convert the text without an Internet connection, the tech giant said.  Google...

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No sci-fi joke: 'killer robots' strike fear into tech leaders
Jul 29

No sci-fi joke: 'killer robots' strike fear into tech leaders

Buenos Aires  It sounds like a science-fiction nightmare. But "killer robots" have the likes of British scientist Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak fretting, and warning they could fuel ethnic cleansing and an arms race.  Autonomous weapons, which use artificial intelligence to select...

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All-New Jaguar XE 2016 - DT News Test Drive
Jul 25

All-New Jaguar XE 2016 - DT News Test Drive

The wait is over. The all-new Jaguar XE 2016 is here.  It is the Jaguar’s first entry into the compact executive market since the Mondeo based X-type left us – but the time lag was worth enough for moto-fanciers, the XE means real business. The XE is really having a tough job to topple the compact...

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Is Apple Watch a dud?
Jul 20

Is Apple Watch a dud?

San Francisco  Nearly three months after the launch of Apple's fashionably smart wrist wear, some analysts say it's not a mainstream mega-hit. But others see promise in its popularity with Internet-savvy young people. Media outlets last week jumped on a study by research firm Slice Intelligence suggesting that,...

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Ferrari recalls 2,600 cars over airbags risk
Jul 20

Ferrari recalls 2,600 cars over airbags risk

Milan Italy sports car giant Ferrari has recalled 2,600 cars globally because of a default in airbags supplied by Japanese company Takata, the company said Monday. "The issue is a possible production defect in a component inside the airbags, which were fitted to around 2,600 cars," a Ferrari spokesman told AFP. The...

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Indian researchers cook up low-fat ghee
Jul 16

Indian researchers cook up low-fat ghee

New Delhi  Scientists in India have developed a low-fat version of ghee that cuts the cholesterol content by 85 percent in a move that could give a much-needed boost to fitness levels, a senior researcher said Thursday.  Ghee, a form of clarified butter, is a staple of Indian cooking and also used in...

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Feast your eyes - the roadmaster 'Skylark'
Jul 13

Feast your eyes - the roadmaster 'Skylark'

Ahmed Janahi is a major car devotee; proven by the range of classic automobiles, mainly muscle cars, that he owns. Among his collection, one that stands out is a 1969 ‘Buick Skylark’. The Buick Skylark is a passenger car produced by the Buick division of General Motors. The...

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Russia launches 'safe selfie' guide amidst series of deaths
Jul 07

Russia launches 'safe selfie' guide amidst series of deaths

Russia  Russian police on Tuesday launched a campaign urging people to take safer selfies after around 100 were injured and dozens died this year in gruesome accidents while striking high-risk poses.  "A cool selfie could cost you your life," the interior ministry warned in a new leaflet packed...

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Yahoo tests using Google search skills
Jul 02

Yahoo tests using Google search skills

San Francisco  Yahoo said on Thursday that it is testing letting Google put its online search skills to work at some of its online properties.  The pioneering Silicon Valley Internet firm was looking at whether having a mix of players handling search results or search ad placement at its websites would...

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Sugary drinks may cause 184,000 global deaths a year: study
Jun 30

Sugary drinks may cause 184,000 global deaths a year: study

Washington  Sodas and other sugary drinks may cause up to 184,000 deaths a year worldwide, according to a study published Monday in the journal Circulation.  Billed as a first, the report analyzed the global risks of death due to diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancers linked to the consumption of...

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This is the world’s ugliest dog
Jun 29

This is the world’s ugliest dog

California  Quasi Modo, a mixed-breed dog from Florida, won a contest for the world’s ugliest dog on Friday for defining "ugliness."  The 10-year-old pit bull-Dutch shepherd mix won the title from a pool of 27 underdogs at the annual World’s Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in...

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3D printing technology paves way for customized carmaking
Jun 29

3D printing technology paves way for customized carmaking

California Divergent Microfactories has designed a 3D-printed supercar—Blade-- as a proof of concept to spur the establishment of other microautomakers and reshape the auto industry. Divergent Microfactories envisions microautomakers emerging similar to the way microbreweries have popped up across the U.S. It...

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Samsung plans to double battery life of smartphones
Jun 29

Samsung plans to double battery life of smartphones

Washington  Samsung is planning to double the battery life of your smartphone without increasing the size.  The scientists at Samsung have reportedly developed lithium-ion battery technology that promises much longer-lasting batteries. They use a silicon anode, but grow layers of graphene on top to improve...

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SpaceX rocket explodes after launch
Jun 28

SpaceX rocket explodes after launch

Miami-- An unmanned SpaceX rocket exploded less than three minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Sunday, in the first major disaster for the fast-charging company headed by Internet tycoon Elon Musk. Skies were sunny and clear for the 10:21 am (1421 GMT) launch of the gleaming white Falcon 9 rocket...

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Woaah PHHHOTO???
Jun 27

Woaah PHHHOTO???

A new app promises to revolutionise the way we take pictures, creating hypnotic animated loops of everyday snapshots to be shared on social media. Phhhoto launched in July last year but over the last few weeks has received an increasing amount of attention after pop stars like Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, and Joe...

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Disney bans selfie sticks over safety fears
Jun 27

Disney bans selfie sticks over safety fears

Miami-- Disney on Friday became the latest major tourism operator to ban selfie sticks as part of a growing backlash against the extendable devices. The ban covers Disney theme parks in the United States, Paris and Hong Kong. "We strive to provide a great experience for the entire family, and...

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Bill Gates hopeful of AIDS vaccine in 10 years
Jun 26

Bill Gates hopeful of AIDS vaccine in 10 years

Paris-- Billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates, who spends millions of dollars on AIDS drug development, said Friday he hoped for a vaccine against the disease within the next decade as a cure remains far off. "Probably the top priority is a vaccine. If we had a vaccine that can protect people, we can stop the...

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Most expensive divorce? Google it!!!
Jun 26

Most expensive divorce? Google it!!!

California-- Google co-founder Sergey Brin and his former wife Anne Wojcicki have officially called it quits by quietly divorcing last month. It comes two-and-a-half years after Brin's relationship with Google employee Amanda Rosenberg was revealed. The same day it was announced that Brin and Wojcicki had split....

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