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Arkansas Department of Correction employees continued their preparations to execute Davis even though the execution's status was up in the air, reports CBS Little Rock affiliate KTVH-TV. District Judge J.P. Marshall halted one of the executions, saying the expedited schedule did not allow proper time for considering clemency for inmate Jason McGehee, who is one of the inmates set to die on April 27.
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 will launch without voice commands in Bixby

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    Tech Crunch reported that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will delay its English version (meant for the western users) of Bixby voice assistant. That's good news for Samsung , which has had to pick itself up after the Note 7 fail, shake off the shadow of consumer fears and refresh itself with the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.
  • Police warn of GoFundMe scams after Cleveland Facebook killing

    Police warn of GoFundMe scams after Cleveland Facebook killing

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    Amid a multistate manhunt, police said Monday that residents in Pennsylvania , New York , Indiana and MI should be on "alert", warning that Stephens may have fled Ohio . And in 2015, a shooter killed a TV journalist and her cameraman during a live-TV broadcast before posting his own video of the killing on Facebook. Godwin did not seem to recognize the woman's name.
  • Andy Rubin's Essential smartphone visits GFXBench with Android Nougat

    Andy Rubin's Essential smartphone visits GFXBench with Android Nougat

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    Judging from the Adreno 540 GPU, the octa-core 2.2GHz CPU in question is likely the Snapdragon 835. The screen resolution of the handset is listed as 1312x2560 pixels. The listing clearly shows the absence of autofocus feature for the rear camera. The smartphone runs on latest Android 7.0 Nougat, however, there is no mention of the battery capacity.
  • Samsung has started firmware development for the Galaxy Note 8

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    Samsung also said in January that conditions were likely to be tough this year, guiding for a "slowdown" in the smartphone sector and more competition in the market for display panels. He is due to make his first court appearance today, alongside four other Samsung executives, and could face at least five years in prison if found guilty.
  • Police Say NY Man Stole 100+ Phones at Coachella Festival

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    A thief who made off with cell phones belonging to more than 100 people at the Coachella music festival in California may want to consider a new line of work. Indio Police released this photo of more than 100 cellphones that were stolen during weekend 1 of Coachella on April 17, 2017. Using an elastic band around the wallet or phone will prevent it from smoothly sliding out of your pocket.
  • Intel kills off its PC-focused developer event

    Intel kills off its PC-focused developer event

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    We are a bit puzzled as to what is going on with Intel these days, a year ago here in the Netherlands and well, many other spots in the European Union, they cancelled all press-agencies and press contacts. At the core of this is Intel's enduring edge in 14nm and 10nm microprocessors and the evolution of Moore's Law. In a short post on its website , Intel says it has "evolved its event portfolio" and "decided to retire the IDF program moving forward".
  • Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) Analyst Target Changes

    Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) Analyst Target Changes

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    Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or Price to Earnings ratio . Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. The business also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.17%. Lloyds Banking Group plc is a provider of financial services to individual and business customers in the United Kingdom.
  • Trump congratulates Turkish president after internationally condemned power grab — Authoritarians unite

    Trump congratulates Turkish president after internationally condemned power grab — Authoritarians unite

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    The deputy head of the Republican People's Party (CHP), Erdal Aksunger, also said it could appeal up to 60 percent of the vote. The referendum has no "democratic legitimacy", HDP spokesman and MP Osman Baydemir told reporters in Ankara. Germany and France were among European Union member states who said on Monday that the close result in the referendum showed the division in Turkish society, while others questioned Europe's relations with the country.
  • Key Samsung Galaxy S8 feature pulled days ahead of launch

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    For now, Bixby Voice will only be available at launch in Samsung's home market of South Korea. The Samsung Galaxy S8 might be just days away from hitting retailers' shelves, but the Korean manufacturer has just pulled one of the phone's key new features.