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Now send messages using Siri on WhatsApp for iOS

However, the telecom firm's CEO John Legere has confirmed that Apple has released a fix to the connectivity problem, and has resolved the is...

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NASA sends off OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to take asteroid sample in 2018

Professor Dante Lauretta, the Head of Planetary Science and Cosmochemistry at the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory says ...

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Fishermen upset over creation of Atlantic's first monument

Recreational fishing will still be permissible in the monument. The administration said the reserve was created to protect only the most vulnera...

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World's most accurate dinosaur model

According to the study, published today in Current Biology , areas of higher and lower melanosome concentration clearly showed the animal had a...

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Schools Shut, Flights Canceled as Super Typhoon Meranti Hits Taiwan

Taiwan Power Co., the state-run utility, estimated as many as 207,999 homes lost power on Wednesday. There were severe travel disruptions for ...

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IOS 10 released today; more Siri, new iMessage, photo, music features

The current bug in iOS 10 affects the Bluetooth "peripheral mode" which is used to power the Touch-to-Open experience unique to Kevo smart locks...

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SpaceX rocket explosion burns Facebook's plans of internet-for-all

Founder Elon Musk says the company continues to look into the cause. SpaceX is now spearheading the ongoing investigation with the supervisi...

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NASA spacecraft on way to asteroid to bring back samples

Scientists from across the country are helping with the mission, including planetary scientists from UCF. Despite extensive observations of Ben...

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Passengers warned not to use Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on planes

USA air-safety regulators and the FAA have taken the unusual step of singling out Samsung ElectronicsCo.'s Galaxy Note 7 smartphone as a potenti...

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Airlines Ban Use of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7

U.S. air safety regulators have warned airline passengers not to use Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 aboard planes, following a recall of the devices be...

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How to get an iPhone 7

All in all, Apple's event was very underwhelming. Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller said ditching the 50-year-old jack comes down to ...

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FCC prepares to vote on freeing consumers from cable set-top boxes

Some in the entertainment industry, particularly cable companies and content studios, were irate at the prospect of a mandate to provide video...

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Stock To Watch: Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR)

Brahman Capital Corp. boosted its position in Dollar Tree by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Regentatlantic Capital LLC now owns 95,290 shares of ...

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Rocket carrying NASA asteroid probe blasts off from Florida

NASA's asteroid-hunting spacecraft will be launched to space on Thursday and despite the unfortunate SpaceX rocket explosion on the same base ...

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Amazon reveals new iPhone before Apple's big unveiling

It's still priced at $650 for the iPhone 7 and $770 for the larger Plus model. One is wide angle and one is telephoto. The iPhone's main imp...

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Apple introduces the iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2

And what else has changed? If you don't want to spend cash on the Series 2, the original version of the Apple Watch is getting an upgrade, too...

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Nintendo lawyers jump on No Mario's Sky parody

No Mario's Sky was described as that mashup you've always dreamed of. We would love to see an official Nintendo game in this style - a Mario Gal...

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GE ups its digital game, snaring two 3-D printing companies

GE Germany Holdings AG said today it would offer €38 (RM173.14) per share to buy SLM Solutions, which values the company at €683 million. GE o...

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NASA chasing down asteroid to scoop up, bring back samples

Once it reaches the asteroid and sends back signals, the scientists will use the spacecraft's instruments to study it from top to bottom and sid...

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2 shot to death at carnival before NY West Indian Day Parade

Andrew Cuomo who was hit by a stray bullet. A former aide to NY state Governor Andrew Cuomo was killed previous year after getting caught in t...

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ESA: Rosetta Space Probe Finds Lost Philae Lander on Comet

You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996. "It's a huge psychological bonus to fi...

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Satellite owner says SpaceX owes it $50 million or a free flight

The test was in advance of a launch planned for Saturday to take Facebook's first satellite into orbit. At this time, the data indicates the ano...

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World leaders prepare to wrap up G-20 meeting in China

Both sides say that the incident resulted from a dispute over whether a non-English speaking driver could roll a stairway up to Air Force One. ...

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SpaceX scouring data for clues to launch pad explosion

Coincidentally on Thursday, a report released by NASA's inspector general, Paul K. Martin, said SpaceX and Boeing were likely to face additi...

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The Mission to Explore the Core of Mars is Back On

NASA has set a new launch opportunity, beginning May 5, 2018, for the InSight mission to Mars. SEIS is meant to measure ground movements on ...

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New Knox 2.7 for improved security

Samsung Mobile President Koh Dong-jin, in a session with KoreaTimes has mentioned that the Galaxy Note 7 will receive Android 7.0 Nougat in "t...

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Clinton offers plan to prevent 'excessive' drug price hikes

Its price has jumped from $35 per dose to over $450 per pen, resulting in huge cost increases for emergency medical services agencies to stock t...

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Porsche Macan Turbo Performance Package announced

That should make trips to the supermarket a lot more interesting. This new package takes the already potent 3.6-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine an...

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Obama releases 111 drug offenders, bringing total commutations to 673

Newton was sentenced to life imprisonment, plus five years supervised release on February 19, 1992. Daniel Williams, 42, who in 2008 pleaded g...

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Court date set for singer Chris Brown

Police said about half a dozen people had been escorted out of the residence and would be interviewed. More is coming out about the Chris Bro...

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Trump's Interview With Black Pastor Scripted, to Be Edited — NY Times

The interview will be aired a week later, on Bishop Jackson's religious cable channel the Impact Network . Bishop Jackson said he understan...

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Dropbox Hack Exposed Details for nearly 70M Accounts

It claimed: "Our investigation found that usernames and passwords recently stolen from other websites were used to sign in to a small number of ...

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Mukesh Ambani declares war with Reliance Jios super cheap data prices

The RIL Chairman also announced his plans of Reliance Jio covering 90% of India's population by March next year, as compared to its present ...

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Zuckerberg quietly leaves Nigeria for Kenya

The energy here is wonderful and I'm excited to learn as much as I can. The visit ended at an Express WiFi stand in Lagos owned by Rosemary Nj...

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Pope calls for new work of mercy: Care for environment

The pope also calls on individuals in the various countries of the world to push their governments to make good on recent global agreements aime...

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