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What to expect from the Dubai Air Show

Leaders of the global aerospace industry are gathering for the Dubai Air Show. The show kicks off Sunday in a region where geopolitical uncertainty has cast a shadow, and where aviation is the backbone of its economic future. But less business is expected to be conducted than in previous years. That’s because the trio of super-carriers that dominate the region — Emirates airline, Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways — have run into struggles after years of rapid growth that could affect purchasing decisions. Qatar Airways, which has more pending orders ...

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What to Expect From Apple’s Neural Engine in the A11 Bionic SoC

At Apple’s unveil event for the iPhone X and iPhone 8 this week, the company announced the A11 Bionic, an SoC with a six-core CPU, Apple’s first custom GPU, and what the company is calling a Neural Engine. Apple isn’t really talking much about the hardware, beyond saying this: The new A11 Bionic neural engine is a dual-core design and performs up to 600 billion operations per second for real-time processing. A11 Bionic neural engine is designed for specific machine learning algorithms and enables Face ID, Animoji and other features. ...

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What to Expect From Apple’s iPhone 8

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Rumors about Apple’s iPhone 8 (aka iPhone X, aka iPhone Anniversary Edition), began to spread last year, almost before the print was dry on Apple’s iPhone 7 announcements. With Apple’s September 12th unveil now less than a week away, some of those rumors have reached a fever pitch. But what, exactly, should consumers be expecting? 9to5Mac believes the new high-end phone will be called the iPhone Edition, making this the second time Apple has launched ...

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What to Expect From the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. During Gamescom last week, Microsoft showed a significant number of games running on the new Xbox One X (See it on Amazon) hardware. New titles like Forza Motorsport 7 are looking superb on this half-step console, and older releases like Rise of the Tomb Raider are being jazzed up as well. So if what we’ve seen recently is representative of what we’ll get this November 7, will Microsoft’s new console be able to deliver on ...

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What to Expect From the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. During Gamescom last week, Microsoft showed a significant number of games running on the new Xbox One X (See it on Amazon) hardware. New titles like Forza Motorsport 7 are looking superb on this half-step console, and older releases like Rise of the Tomb Raider are being jazzed up as well. So if what we’ve seen recently is representative of what we’ll get this November 7, will Microsoft’s new console be able to deliver on ...

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The Four Avatar Sequels Have The Same Villain, And It's Someone You Might Not Expect

Director James Cameron has revealed new details about the four long-awaited Avatar sequels, which are shooting back-to-back. Specifically, he told Empire about how the sequels will all have the same villain, but it’s someone you might not expect. [AVATAR SPOILERS FOLLOW BELOW] Cameron told the magazine that Stephen Lang’s Colonel Quatrich will be the villain for the four sequels. But, he died at the end of the first Avatar, didn’t he? He took two massive Na’vi arrows to the chest at the end of that movie. But apparently he did ...

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London fire: Police expect Grenfell death toll to rise

The number of people believed to have been killed in the Grenfell Tower fire in west London is expected to increase from 58, the Met police has said. Commander Stuart Cundy said an updated figure for those presumed dead would be released on Monday. But he said the process of identifying victims was likely to take weeks due to the conditions in the tower, which “verge on the indescribable”. A minute’s silence is to be held later in memory of the victims. The BBC understands about 70 may have died. ...

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Comey to testify Trump told him: 'I expect loyalty'

Former FBI Director James Comey will testify to Congress on Thursday that President Donald Trump told him at a dinner: “I expect loyalty.” According to his opening statement, Mr Comey will also say the president asked him to drop an inquiry into fired National Security Adviser Mike Flynn. Mr Comey will back up the president’s assertion that the FBI chief assured him Mr Trump was not under scrutiny. He will say Mr Trump called the Russian probe “a cloud” over him. In Thursday’s eagerly anticipated hearing before the Senate Intelligence ...

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What to expect at Apple's big event Monday

Apple unveils new “spaceship” headquarters Apple is playing catch up. Six years ago, it was the first major tech company with a voice assistant. Now Amazon’s Echo and Google’s Home smart speakers are finally making the assistants mainstream, while Apple’s Siri flounders. Next week at WWDC, Apple(AAPL, Tech30) may try to get back in the game by announcing a Siri smart speaker. CEO Tim Cook and other Apple executives will show previews of the next iPhone, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV operating systems during a Monday keynote address in ...

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How much can I expect to earn on my retirement savings?

The Treasury Secretary explains MyRA: A ‘starter’ retirement account My nest egg is invested in a relatively simple portfolio of stock and bond index funds. What’s a reasonable rate of return for me to expect in the future? –Paul You ask an important question. Clearly, the returns you earn will affect such issues as how much you need to save each year to build a nest egg large enough to support you in retirement and how much you can reasonably expect to draw from savings year to year during retirement ...

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