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A strong cold front is expected to roll across central IL tonight , dropping temperatures by at least 20 degrees Friday and bringing snow on Saturday , weather forecasters say. A winter storm warning is in effect for Cape Cod and the Islands starting at 1 a.m. on Friday and lasting until 4 p.m. Regardless of how much snow accumulates, some sunshine and above freezing temperatures will return by the early afternoon Sunday .
  • FCC Approves LTE-U Devices That Share 5GHz Spectrum With Wi-Fi

    FCC Approves LTE-U Devices That Share 5GHz Spectrum With Wi-Fi

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    LTE-U conducts a search but will broadcast immediately on the least-congested frequency instead of waiting for an open channel. LTE-U is shorthand for LTE for unlicensed spectrum. "LTE-U will make it possible for T-Mobile to bring its forthcoming Gigabit LTE to more places across the country", a press release from T-Mobile read .
  • AMD Unveils Ryzen 7 CPU Line With The 1800X, 1700X, And 1700

    AMD Unveils Ryzen 7 CPU Line With The 1800X, 1700X, And 1700

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    If you were hoping to see maximum clocks in the mid 4GHz range (eg, 4.3-4.5GHz), that's not happening. Indeed, AMD's own demos have shown the 1800X outperforming Intel's 8-core i7-6900k, which is a £1,000 chip. Single-threaded performance , meanwhile, is also quite strong. And, of course, the Core i7-6900K is a $1000 CPU. The testing not only achieved the unbelievable clock speed but also managed to get a Cinebench score of 2449 in multi-threaded tests.
  • Trump to revise travel ban; legal fight on hold

    Trump to revise travel ban; legal fight on hold

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    Meanwhile. the US Justice Department said that Trump would replace his executive order "in the near future", according to a court filing . "In so doing, the President will clear the way for immediately protecting the country rather than pursuing further, potentially time-consuming litigation", the Justice Department said in its filing.
  • At least 130000 urged to evacuate as concerns over California dam increase

    At least 130000 urged to evacuate as concerns over California dam increase

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    A day after 188,000 people were evacuated from the towns surrounding Northern California's Oroville Dam , officials sounded a note of cautious optimism about containing the threat of flooding. Several Northern California towns dodged a fatal bullet Sunday night when a weakened auxiliary spillway at Oroville Dam - the nation's highest - didn't collapse.
  • Verizon's move to unlimited data ups ante in wireless war

    Verizon's move to unlimited data ups ante in wireless war

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    Verizon's 16GB and 24GB plans (which have reportedly been replaced by the unlimited offering) were $90 and $110 per month, respectively. We're not limiting you to a single plan. Don't forget, with T-Mobile Kickback , you get PAID BACK up to $10 per line when you use less data. In comparison, two lines on Verizon Unlimited will run you $140.
  • Only Rav4 has a sense of Adventure

    Only Rav4 has a sense of Adventure

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    Key exterior features include colour-keyed mirrors, front and rear bumpers; colour-keyed hood scoop; 20-inch alloys, LED headlights with smoked chrome bezel, DRLs and LED fog lights; mesh grille with body colour surround and TRD Sport bedside graphics.
  • YouTube's super-light app is now available on Android

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    Once you reach the home tab, you can browse through recommended videos or search for a specific YouTube video you want to download. The app is officially only available to test in India on Google Play from this page ; if that doesn't work for you, grab the installer from APK Mirror to try it out.
  • ZTE's Axon 7 is now Daydream-ready, capable of identifying spam callers

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    Just download the Android 7.0 Nougat software update to your handset, and it will automatically be VR-ready. ZTE is also teaming up with Hiya , the leading source for caller ID and phone spam protection services, to integrate caller identification, spam detection and call blocking into the Axon 7 .
  • Google Brain algorithm makes

    Google Brain algorithm makes "zoom in, enhance" nearly real

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    The result was a series of 64×64 pixel images that add realistic detail to the original 8×8 images and are surprisingly similar to the 64×64 originals used to assess the tool's output. Google Brain's super-resolution technique was reasonably successful in real-world testing. The computer-generated images were accurate enough to fool a test audience.