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Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing Philip Schiller said customers had been downloading apps in record numbers, with download growth of over 70% in the past 12 months. Gaming and Entertainment, of course. You can go ahead and download the latest version of the WWDC app for free via iOS App Store . If Apple has paid out more than $70 billion to apps developers, the company has likely made about $30 billion from them.
  • ZTE launches Nubia Z17, the first smartphone to have QuickCharge 4+

    ZTE launches Nubia Z17, the first smartphone to have QuickCharge 4+

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    The 6GB/64GB memory variant will be priced at CNY 2799 (around Rs 26,450), 6GB RAM with 128GB storage will be sold at CNY 3399 (around Rs 32,121), and the 8GB RAM model will come with a price tag of Rs 37,876. The speaker grilles are seen at the bottom edge of the handset along with a USB Type-C charging port sitting in the middle. The device also features an IR Blaster (Infrared Sensor) that can be used as a remote to control third-party electronics & appliances like set-top boxes, audio ...
  • England's Star All-Rounder Ruled Out Of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

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    Root (133no) was required in only the third over of England's Group A chase of 305 for six, after Jason Roy's miserable run of form continued with just a single on his home ground. There is probably a little more bounce than India . The wicket-keeper-batsman further vowed that his side would perform to the best of their abilities and make their country proud in the elite eight-nation tournament .
  • Xavi: I would like to see Buffon win the Champions League

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    He had been a reserve to Danilo but won the crowd and the coach's confidence with solid performances. Allegri , a manager since 2003, is in his second Champions League final and seeking his first title. LUKA MODRIC: The hard-working midfielder endured a series of injuries that kept him from playing as much as in previous seasons, including a left-knee ailment that required arthroscopic surgery in December.
  • Trump's communications director resigns as staff shake-up looms

    Trump's communications director resigns as staff shake-up looms

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    The fact that Michael Dubke, the White House's communications director, resigned cut:[from that position] earlier this month, and that his decision became public Tuesday, has only stoked such speculation. "Do you think people should be concerned that the president posted a somewhat incoherent tweet last night, and then it stayed up for hours?" a reporter asks Spicer in the recording taken from the audio-only conference.
  • Goldman's Blankfein criticizes US decision to leave Paris climate deal

    Goldman's Blankfein criticizes US decision to leave Paris climate deal

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    Blankfein openly opposed the president's controversial travel ban, and he voiced support for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton during the 2016 election. He said American withdrawal "represents a reassertion of American sovereignty". "Despite this, the tech industry's determination to innovate and problem-solve for the threats posed by climate change and generate clean energy opportunities that create jobs and grow our economy remains unchanged".
  • Paris agreement irreversible, can not be renegotiated

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    The Eiffel Tower displays the message "No plan B" during the United Nations Climate Conference on Climate Change , on December 11, 2015 in Paris . The three states are committed to reducing emissions by 26 to 28 percent compared to levels in 2005. German Chancellor Angela MerkelChancellor Merkel expressed "regret" at Trump's decision, and called for a continuation of "climate policies which preserve our world".
  • Hyundai Kona SUV Teased Before The World Premiere

    Hyundai Kona SUV Teased Before The World Premiere

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    Of course, a lot of the teasing is really a bit pointless when we've already published a photo of the Hyundai Kona completely undisguised on a photo shoot. Kona shares a platform with the i20 Cross. The Kona badge continues Hyundai's love of American place names for its SUVs: it's a district on the Big Island of Hawaii.
  • Check specs, features and prices — Nissan Micra launched

    Check specs, features and prices — Nissan Micra launched

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    More so, since the fifth generation Micra will not be hitting the Indian markets anytime soon. The new Micra gets minor changes and is offered in XL and XV variants . The diesel variant is powered by a 1.5 litre engine, which generates 62 hp of power and 160 Nm of torque and is mated a 5-speed manual transmission.
  • GOP rep: Trump's Paris deal exit 'misguided'

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    But he may be overstating how much it would have hurt the economy. "We don't want other leaders and other countries laughing at us anymore". "Apple is committed to fight climate change and we will never waver". Trump's announcement fulfilled a campaign pledge. "Once again we're seeing a weak Prime Minister failing to stand up tall on the world stage in the face of near-criminal behaviour from one of our closest allies", she said.