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Pressure on May to gain concessions on Brexit backstop

Pressure on May to gain concessions on Brexit backstop

Reiterating earlier comments that the European Union would not ratify a deal without the backstop being included, the Irish Republic's deputy prime minister and foreign minister Simon Coveney said: "Even in a no-deal Brexit situation every party and every MP in the United Kingdom will have a responsibility to ensure there is no return to a hard border and Northern Ireland is protected". Consulte Mais Informação

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Thousands Protest Australia Day Legacy - engteco_world Tempo.co

Thousands Protest Australia Day Legacy - engteco_world Tempo.co

On Saturday 26 January, Australia marks its national holiday. Prime Minister Scott Morrison's government, which faces a general election due in May, opposes any change and has moved to shore up support for the holiday. Too many people [.] seem to think the problem with Australia Day rests exclusively on the day we celebrate it, not with what we are celebrating. But for some that's not enough to heal the wounds of the impact on indigenous people of that long ago arrival on January 26. Consulte Mais Informação

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Xiaomi Confirms Foldable Phone With Teaser

Xiaomi Confirms Foldable Phone With Teaser

The confirmation comes through a teaser posted on the social media site Weibo . Fast forward to this week and we have Xiaomi teasing the same dual-fold phone in a brand new video. The company is the fourth biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world behind Samsung , Huawei, and Apple, according to IDC . But it's hard to get too excited about the Galaxy F, a phone that's supposed to cost around $2,000, knowing that a Chinese company has already shown off a prototype of a device that ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Italy police probe French pilot over helicopter-plane crash

Italy police probe French pilot over helicopter-plane crash

The rescuers were equipped with metal-cutting tools. The helicopter was bringing skiers to the glacier. Italy's mountain emergency service tweeted Friday that they were of French and Swiss nationality. The helicopter was reportedly being used for heliskiing when it crashed. La Stampa, the Italian newspaper , said it remains unclear how many passengers in total were traveling on the plane and the helicopter. Consulte Mais Informação

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YouTube to Stop Recommending Conspiracy Theory Videos

YouTube to Stop Recommending Conspiracy Theory Videos

The changes will start small in the USA, but YouTube plans to roll the new recommendations out globally as its systems get smarter. YouTube's recommendation algorithm, a secretive formula that determines which clips are promoted in the "Up Next" column beside the video player, drives a large percentage of traffic on the video platform, where over a billion hours of footage are watched each day. Consulte Mais Informação

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Overwatch's price has been quietly halved

Overwatch's price has been quietly halved

Overwatch's "Year of the Pig" event just kicked off with its usual Chinese and Korean theme in tow. In terms of maps, we received an overhauled version of portions of Busan for Capture The Flag . Reaper's The Reaping life steal has increased from 30% of damage dealt to 50%. Even with the success of Overwatch as a premium title, it is still among those paid games that have been under pressure to justify their hefty price tags by the overwhelming success of free-to-play titles such as ... Consulte Mais Informação

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China's smartphone market plunged by 11% in 2018

China's smartphone market plunged by 11% in 2018

In the fourth quarter of 2018, the proportion of iPhone users paying for increased storage increased from 33% in the same period a year ago to 38%. Overall smartphone shipments in China dropped 11 percent year over year, down from 121 million units in Q4 2017 to 108 million units this year, marking the fifth consecutive quarter that smartphone shipments fell in China. Consulte Mais Informação

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Roger Stone says he has not asked Trump for pardon

And I will affirm that what is in the indictment about me is accurate. "Do you know who directed that senior campaign official to talk with Roger Stone ", Tapper asked, "do you know who either of those individuals are?" "That's why I made such an incredible effort to look through every one who showed up in my 2016 emails or the phone conversations I had", he said, adding: "The FBI went and interviewed, I found out later, nearly everyone who showed up in my 2016 conversations, emails, phone ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mobile could launch its long-awaited free TV streaming service in weeks

How Xumo explained it sounds nothing like AT&T Watch TV, a sports-free skinny bundle that's being offered for free to AT&T mobile subs and for $15 per month as a standalone service. It also acts as a prelude to the separate, still-to-come "disruptive TV service" that CEO John Legere had initially said would launch past year. Sadly, this may not be the free service many got excited about, but it does look like Metro by T-Mobile customers have something coming their way. Consulte Mais Informação

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Auschwitz survivors pay homage as world remembers Holocaust

Auschwitz survivors pay homage as world remembers Holocaust

Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett used the occasion to call on world leaders to "rid your societies of anti-Semitism and take harsh stance against the hatred of Jews". The incident comes amid a surge of right-wing extremism in Poland. "During the period of National Socialism, millions of people were deprived of their rights, tortured, tortured and murdered", says Merkel, referring to the German government's commitment against anti-Semitic and misanthropic incitement. Consulte Mais Informação

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