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The Verge Playlist: Damn, two years since Daniel

As you may have heard, it has been two years since the Snapchat-turned-Twitter video “Damn, Daniel” changed the way we think about viral content, white sneakers, and Weezer. If ...

5 hours ago from The Verge

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The best Samsung Galaxy S9 pre-order plans and prices in Australia

If you're keen to get your hands on the best Android phone available, you'll want to be looking at these plans.

2 hours ago from Techradar

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is here but just how much of an upgrade is it on the Galaxy S8 Plus?

8 hours ago from Techradar

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SDO reveals how magnetic cage on the Sun stopped solar eruption

A dramatic magnetic power struggle at the Sun's surface lies at the heart of solar eruptions, new research using NASA data shows. The work highlights the role of the Sun's magnetic landscape, ...

Fri 23 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Amateur astronomer captures beginning of the end as star goes supernova

Amateur astronomers have made some pretty amazing observations in the past, including asteroids striking Jupiter, a brand-new system of four Super-Earth exoplanets, and just recently, ...

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Gizmag

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Galaxy S9 And S9+ Hands-On: Samsung Flagships Offer Impressive New Features And Performance

After months of leaks and weeks of teasers, Samsung has finally officially pulled the wraps off its next generation flagship smartphones: the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. If you're familiar with ...

8 hours ago from HotHardware

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Improved Hubble yardstick gives fresh evidence for new physics in the universe

Astronomers have used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to make the most precise measurements of the expansion rate of the universe since it was first calculated nearly a century ago. Intriguingly, ...

Thu 22 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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German nights get brighter - but not everywhere

Potsdam, Germany (SPX) Feb 26, 2018 The nights in the German federal states ("Bundeslander") have been getting brighter and brighter - but not everywhere at the same rate and with one peculiar ...

13 hours ago from SpaceDaily

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Samsung Resumes Android 8.0 Oreo Update For Galaxy S8, S8+

Earlier this month and to the delight of many users, Samsung finally released the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. This was following months of beta testing, so like we said, ...

Thu 22 Feb 18 from Ubergizmo

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Star Wars: Episode IX Script Is Finished, Begins Filming In Summer

Star Wars: Episode IX was expected to be released in May 2019 but it was later delayed to the end of 2019 instead, although given that most of the Star Wars releases have taken place towards ...

Thu 22 Feb 18 from Ubergizmo

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