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‘Better than some ministers!’ Robot praised after giving evidence in Parliament

‘Better than some ministers!’ Robot praised after giving evidence in Parliament

Pepper is part of an global research project based at Middlesex University developing the world's first culturally aware robots aimed at assisting with care for older people. Pepper bowed before introducing itself and explaining how Middlesex students had programmed its interfaces to work with primary school children and those with special needs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suspicious letter delivered to Republican Sen. Susan Collins residence in Maine

Suspicious letter delivered to Republican Sen. Susan Collins residence in Maine

Police say they have no information that suggests there is any danger to the public. An FBI spokesman told The Associated Press preliminary tests to the envelope indicated there was no threat to the public. In Portland, another band of activists organized a sit-in at Collins' home office, which also was the site of graffiti scrawled on a nearby wall urging Collins to reject Kavanaugh. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Da Vinci': Samsung Galaxy Note 10 to have biggest ever screen

'Da Vinci': Samsung Galaxy Note 10 to have biggest ever screen

This will not only be the largest size display on any Galaxy Note or Galaxy S series device but also bigger than the iPhone XS Max (which has a 6.5-inch screen display ). Even though the Note 10 is about a year away and a lot could change between now and then, the display size is unlikely to change. This means that Galaxy S10 will offer a much bigger screen-to-body ratio than iPhone XS Max and this is surely going to give Galaxy S10 an edge. Consulte Mais Informação

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John Bercow 'to quit as Speaker next summer'

John Bercow 'to quit as Speaker next summer'

Maria Miller , chair of the women and equalities select committee, said there needed to be a "complete root and branch change at the top of the organisation", adding Mr Bercow "absolutely" needed to resign. They included frequent propositioning and "inappropriate touching" - including "trying to kiss them, grabbing their arms or bottoms or stroking their breasts or bottoms" - in an atmosphere fuelled by ready access to alcohol. Consulte Mais Informação

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Langley Air Force Base hosts evacuated F-22 Raptors

Langley Air Force Base hosts evacuated F-22 Raptors

In another unrelated freak accident, a Belgian air force mechanic accidentally unloaded an F-16 fighter's Vulcan cannon into another F-16, which immediately burned to an irreparable crisp . Bill Nelson of Florida told The Panama City News Herald on Sunday. He said it irks him he can't drive to his house. We will be working detailed plans in the days ahead to tackle and overcome the challenges. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iranian border guards kidnapped in the border with Pakistan

Iranian border guards kidnapped in the border with Pakistan

The Guard confirmed the latest abductions in a statement on its website, saying the attack was the work of "treason committed by infiltrators". The 14 were involved in "a security operation" and included two members of the elite Revolutionary Guards intelligence unit, seven Basij militiamen and five regular border guards, the Young Journalists' Club (YJC), a state-owned news website, said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Extremely Rare Viking Ship Burial Discovered Under Norwegian Cemetery

Extremely Rare Viking Ship Burial Discovered Under Norwegian Cemetery

Archaeologists have discovered traces of a Viking ship buried beneath a field in Norway , a rare find that could shed further light on the lives of Vikings. Curry at National Geographic cautions that while the ship may be an archaeological goldmine, it probably is not a real goldmine. The institute says it now considering what to do with the discovery, but ruled out an excavation at this time of the year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two Pilots Die In Ukrainian Fighter Jet Crash, U.S. Pilot 'Involved'

Two Pilots Die In Ukrainian Fighter Jet Crash, U.S. Pilot 'Involved'

Soldiers of the U.S. Army walk past Ukrainian fighter jets during a Clear Sky 2018 multinational military drills at Starokostiantyniv Air Base in Ukraine , Oct. USA servicemen stand in front of US F-15 fighter during an air force exercises on Starokostyantyniv military airbase in Ukraine, Oct. 12, 2018. "Training will focus on air sovereignty, air interdiction, air-to-ground integration, air mobility operations, aeromedical evacuation, cyber defense, and personnel recovery", the Air Force ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Nokia X7 aka 7.1 Plus official now

Nokia X7 aka 7.1 Plus official now

HMD has priced Nokia X7 very competitively starting at Yuan 1699 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB RAM internal storage variant. Just like the Nokia 7 .1, the new Nokia X7 might also support HDR10 playback. A fingerprint scanner is available below the dual camera module. The smartphone will come in Dark Blue, Red, Silver, and Black colours. The ZEISS branding is imprinted between the Sony IMX363 12-megapixel primary sensor and 13-megapixel secondary sensor. Consulte Mais Informação

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Scott Morrison downplays Indonesian warning over Jerusalem shift

There was a swift reaction by community leaders to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's announcement that the country is considering moving its embassy to Jerusalem and recognising the city as Israel's capital. "That is actually how you make decisions". Dr Colin Rubenstein , AIJAC's Executive Director, argued "Australia's bipartisan policy of supporting a two-state peace would be better served by recognising the simple fact that Jerusalem is and has been Israel's capital, and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

The news comes after a record antitrust fine from the European Commission earlier this summer, which claimed Google's business practices around the Android mobile operating system hurt competition in the industry. Next are the changes to the way Google apps are licensed. In order to give OEMs a break, Google says it will offer "new commercial agreements to partners for the non-exclusive pre-installation and placement of Google Search and Chrome". Consulte Mais Informação

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