• David Tennant voicing Scrooge McDuck in DuckTales TV reboot

    David Tennant voicing Scrooge McDuck in DuckTales TV reboot

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    The all-new animated comedy series premieres summer 2017 on Disney XD. Pudi ( Community ) will play Huey, Schwartz ( House of Lies ) will take on the role of Dewey, with Moynihan ( Saturday Night Live ) playing the third brother, Louie. To announce the cast, Disney cobbled together a video of the actors paying tribute to what's perhaps the most beloved Duck Tale (can they be singular?) of all: The iconic theme song.
  • Samsung reportedly knows why the Galaxy Note 7 exploded

    Samsung reportedly knows why the Galaxy Note 7 exploded

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    AT&T will also be releasing the Note 7-killing update to its customers on January 5 . A few days ago we told you major carriers in the USA agreed to work with Samsung and push an update that will suspend the Galaxy Note7's ability to charge.
  • Twitter Rolls Out Live Video

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    Twitter has announced that it is integrating live streaming directly into its core app on Android and iOS, negating the need to download Periscope separately, something it has been encouraging since it acquired the company almost two years ago.
  • Emergence of smallpox is recent, claims study

    Emergence of smallpox is recent, claims study

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    Smallpox is an infectious disease and originally known in English as the "pox" or "red plague ". The eradication was declared official in 1979 by WHO or the World Health Organization. Despite the virus' prevalence, however, its origins have remained mysterious. The extracted smallpox virus DNA was heavily fragmented but yielded the necessary strain sequences.
  • Gators' Kasey Hill has best game of the season on Sunday

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    The Blazers are coming off a 52-49 loss to Samford that snapped a three-game winning streak. They did just that with an 83-78 victory that was closer than the score suggests. Barry hit the floor and came up bleeding from his face, but officials ruled that it was Mann who had been fouled. He made both FT's and iced the game.
  • Kashima Antlers vs. Mamelodi Sundowns

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    The Japanese side recorded a hard-fought 2-1 win over Auckland City to book their ticket for the quarter-finals, with Kanazaki netting an 88th-minute victor to send his side through, and they once more struggled early on. Ishii sent on strikers Akasaki and Kanazaki in a bid to get Antlers back in the game and the move paid quick dividends as Akasaki swept in Ryota Nagaki's pass in the 67th minute.
  • Magnitude-6.5 quake strikes off coast of Humboldt County

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    PST, registered a depth of 6.2 miles. There were no immediate reports of damage. Brower described to the news agency it felt like the ground was rolling, "like you were on a boat". At this time, it is too early to tell which fault line the quake stuck along. The USGS initially said the magnitude was 6.8, but later revised it.
  • Saskatchewan researcher helps ID feathered dinosaur vertebrae encased in amber

    Saskatchewan researcher helps ID feathered dinosaur vertebrae encased in amber

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    With the new discovery, CT scans and microscopic analysis have shown that the specimen indeed belong to a dinosaur, proving that at least some had feathers. McKellar used the specialized photography and microscopy setup at the museum to do most of the detailed specimen study. Some suggest for insulation, rather like the hair of mammals.
  • Microsoft has found a new solution to its mobile conundrum: Windows 10

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    By bringing Windows 10 to ARM, Continuum gets a lot more useful. Although Windows 10 IoT Core does indeed run on ARM-based devices, in particular the popular Raspberry Pi single-board computer, it's not Windows as most users would know it; instead it's a cut-down operating system created to run a single application at a time, and built with the intention of winning over embedded developers from Linux and other non-Windows kernels to the Windows ecosystem.
  • Father of Reno Teen Shot by Police Hires Lawyer

    Father of Reno Teen Shot by Police Hires Lawyer

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    Reno Police and other law enforcement agencies were called to a report of shots fired at Hug High school a little before 11:30 yesterday morning. A lockdown was lifted by mid-afternoon, and all students were reunited with their families, Soto said.
  • Shoppers at Amazon Go store can just carry out goods

    Shoppers at Amazon Go store can just carry out goods

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    The stores will be a mix of the Amazon Go cashless stores it announced yesterday as well as convenience stores in different formats. The online retail giant revealed a new kind of physical store concept in a video published on Monday.
  • A third of the world's Polar Bears facing extinction

    A third of the world's Polar Bears facing extinction

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    Jonathan Day, co-author of a recent study . November 2016 is now the seventh month this year to have hit a record low extent in the 38-year satellite monitoring period. As a result of this process, October and November saw the lowest sea ice extent ever registered in both the Arctic and Antarctic, according to the US National Snow and Ice Data Center .
  • Apple issue Notice about Battery Issues in iPhone 6s in China

    Apple issue Notice about Battery Issues in iPhone 6s in China

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    Some of these shutdowns can occur under normal conditions in order for the iPhone to protect its electronics. Fresh on the heels of Samsung's worldwide Galaxy Note 7 safety fiasco, the state-run Shanghai Consumer Council said it had received eight reports in recent months of iPhones that spontaneously combusted while being used or charged.
  • Google hits renewables goal to save energy

    Google hits renewables goal to save energy

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    Google also started creating more efficient facilities that would use less energy. As covered at CleanTechnica earlier this year, the ministry plans to add 12 GW of solar power, 4 GW of wind energy, 500 MW of biomass-based power and 225 MW of small hydro power capacity between April 2016 and March 2017.
  • Buzz Aldrin treated by Dr David Bowie in remarkable coincidence

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    Ms Korp had earlier tweeted: "Thank heavens doctor is David Bowie". But Aldrin - who walked on the moon in 1969 during the Apollo 11 mission - fell ill during the trip at the Amundsen-Scott Science Station. His manager Christina Korp, who accompanied him, said he was in good spirits. "I didn't get as much time to spend with the scientists as I would have liked to discuss the research they're doing in relation to Mars", he said in the statement, adding that he would continue to pursue ...
  • The World Still Sucks in 'The Last of Us Part II'

    The World Still Sucks in 'The Last of Us Part II'

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    If what Layden is saying is true - that the game is still early on and running on a new engine - don't expect to see The Last of Us: Part II on store shelves until late 2018. Playing a guitar suggests a rare moment of tranquility in The Last of Us' walker-fested world. Sony eventually released The Last of Us Remastered on PlayStation 4, an upscaled and more pretty version of the game for more powerful gaming hardware.
  • Stumbling champion Leicester loses 2-1 at Sunderland in EPL

    Stumbling champion Leicester loses 2-1 at Sunderland in EPL

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    With 15 minutes to go Sunderland looked to have it wrapped up as a loose ball in the box was profited on from Defoe, who stuck a foot out to poke beyond Ron-Robert Zieler. The London club scoring all three of their goals in the second-half with Diego Costa, Willian and Eden Hazard slotting home, to condemn Pep Guardiola to his worst EPL defeat as City manager.
  • Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl asks Obama for pardon on desertion case

    Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl asks Obama for pardon on desertion case

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    Pres. Barack Obama ignited a firestorm after securing Sgt. Bergdahl's release in 2014 upon acknowledging that the United States had transferred five high-profile Guantanamo Bay detainees to Qatar in exchange. President Obama's last day in office is January 20 and comments made by President-elect Donald Trump during his campaign aren't particularly promising for Bergdahl.