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People fleeing this week were settled in 400 locations across Bali , including temporary camps, schools and other public buildings. The volcano is in Bali's Karangasem district, which is home to 408,000 people. Indonesian authorities raised the alert level for Mt. Agung in Bali to level 4, the highest alert level classification, signifying the possibility of volcanic eruption.
  • Fortnite (unofficially) supports cross-play across PC, PS4, and Xbox One

    Fortnite (unofficially) supports cross-play across PC, PS4, and Xbox One

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    The phenomenon was discovered two days ago by a Reddit user playing Epic Games' recently launched early access game Fortnite on the PlayStation 4. After reaching out to the player, PRE_-CISION-_ says he confirmed the identities matched. Elsewhere, on Reddit one poster shared a picture of an Xbox One and a PS4 hooked up online in the same room.
  • Pirate Bay using visitor CPUs for cryptocurrency mining

    Pirate Bay using visitor CPUs for cryptocurrency mining

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    Cryptocurrency miners have already been deployed in hijacked adverts displayed on large numbers of sites. TorrentFreak did take the matter for important and found out that the code appeared functioning only in search results and category listing but not in the torrent listing or the most visited - homepage.
  • State's two-year budget nearly finalized after Senate vote

    State's two-year budget nearly finalized after Senate vote

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    The vote sends the $76 billion budget to the state Senate. Wisconsin is one of only two states with a July 1 deadline that still doesn't have a budget enacted. They sought to abolish, through an amendment rejected by the GOP majority, a new provision creating a special judicial track for Foxconn-related legal appeals - sending them straight to a state Supreme Court now dominated by conservative justices.
  • Destiny games going offline today for first weekly reset

    Destiny games going offline today for first weekly reset

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    Destiny 2 Guardians only have a handful more hours to go until they can begin playing the game's first Raid, now known as Leviathan . This means that it can be played from 7pm if you live in Europe, and either 10am PDT or 1pm EDT if you're based in the US.
  • Thatgamecompany's Next Game is Sky, Coming First on Apple TVs and iPhone

    Thatgamecompany's Next Game is Sky, Coming First on Apple TVs and iPhone

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    Demonstrated for the first time during Apple's conference earlier today, showing off the power of the newly announced Apple TV 4K , the gameplay is single touch orientated, making it seemingly a ideal fit for the platform. Thatgamecompany is a video game developer that is known for delivering some truly unique gaming experiences, with the likes of Flower and Journey being truly unlike anything else on the market.
  • Nintendo announces NES mini is back in production

    Nintendo announces NES mini is back in production

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    Love for Nintendo's classic systems hasn't waned over the years so its no surprise that the NES and SNES Classic Editions are so highly sought-after. Nintendo previously hinted in June that it would deliver "significantly more" SNES Classic consoles than the NES Classic from past year. A review of eBay listings shows the NES Classic now going for anywhere from as low as $71 to as high as $999.99.
  • Bungie stepped up their emote game for Destiny 2

    Bungie stepped up their emote game for Destiny 2

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    From what we've played and discovered so far, there are just two ways to unlock Sparrows . Given that Destiny is a loot-focused game in which you're constantly getting new gear, this is a odd decision. That means engrams are not purely cosmetic, but they're also not particularly powerful and are nothing you couldn't earn in the game through just playing it.
  • Seat Leon Cupra R revealed ahead of Frankfurt motor show

    Seat Leon Cupra R revealed ahead of Frankfurt motor show

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    Yup, it's the vehicle that leapfrogs the Cupra 300 in the power stakes; a auto we recently found to be a "well-rounded hot hatch", but lacking "panache in its delivery". But here we are, a week from the show opening, with Cupra R back on the rump of a Leon for the first time this decade (yes, the previous version was available until 2012, but the last Cupra R was launched in 2009).
  • Massive Black Hole Discovered Near Heart Of The Milky Way

    Massive Black Hole Discovered Near Heart Of The Milky Way

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    It wasn't until 2014 that researchers from the University of Maryland and NASA definitively measured a black hole with a mass of 400 suns and thereby confirmed the existence of the whole class. Brooke Simmons at the University of California in San Diego, who was not involved in the study, described the research as "careful detective work".
  • Resigned following party's order: Rajiv Pratap Rudy

    Resigned following party's order: Rajiv Pratap Rudy

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    Balyan said he was asked to resign and he did so immediately. Party sources said these were routine meetings. The government also is trying to make space for new allies the Janata Dal United (JD-U) and the AIADMK. Presently, Arun Jaitley is handling the two portfolios, finance and defence ministries. Followed by Rajiv Pratap Rudy and Junior Health Minister Faggan Singh Kulaste who were also learnt to have been summoned by Shah.
  • Instagram Has Been Hacked; What You Need to Do Now

    Instagram Has Been Hacked; What You Need to Do Now

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    And while the social media platform claimed it was limited to holders of verified accounts , it appears as if it hit non-verified members as well. A spokesperson told CNN Tech they are aware individuals are trying to sell the information, and the company is working with law enforcement.
  • Renault (Dacia) Duster unveiled

    Renault (Dacia) Duster unveiled

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    Dacia has just revealed an entirely new version of its popular compact SUV , the Duster . A larger scratch resistant satin-chrome-finish skid plate reinforces the car's power prowess. The prominent silver skid plates on the front and rear of the auto are said to be scratch resistant too. The model is the company's best-seller globally with over 1 million units sold.
  • Mini unveils its first all electric concept at 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

    Mini unveils its first all electric concept at 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

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    Even if this isn't a look at all future MINIs, it should be; the look is more cohesive, less blobby and much less a pastiche than the current vehicle, which does seem to have lost its way a bit in the current iteration. No other finer detail is known, other than the fact that it will have "a characteristic go-kart feel and powerful electric motor". The paint finish in Reflection Silver and Interchange Yellow is reminiscent of the Mini E presented in 2008.
  • Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Finally Launched

    Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Finally Launched

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    Ionic smartwatches will feature Global Positioning System, heart rate tracking, water resistance up to 50 meters, Fitbit Pay, on-board music, multiple clock faces and a battery that will last more than 4 days, the company said in a statement.
  • Court sentences Samsung heir to five years prison

    Court sentences Samsung heir to five years prison

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    As global tech giants are aggressively making investments to take the lead in the artificial intelligence, Internet-of-Things and virtual reality industries, industry watchers said the prolonged absence in Samsung's leadership may cause the company to fall behind the competition.
  • Sarahah Has Been Downloading All the Data In Your Address Book

    Sarahah Has Been Downloading All the Data In Your Address Book

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    The app asks for permission to access the user's contacts when installing, but does not state that the data will be uploaded back to the company's servers. Well, usually apps requests access to the phonebook, but only if the apps offer a feature that needs contacts. However, on the latest Android versions and iPhones, it is asking for a prompt to "access contacts", but without any justification of why it's doing so.