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Author: 0 Warriors expect a different Cavaliers team in Game 2

The Warriors ripped defending National Basketball Association champion Cleveland 113-91 on Thursday behind 38 points from star forward Kevin Durant , many of them on slam dunks, and 28 by guard Stephen Curry , who sank six 3-pointers as the best-of-seven championship series began.

Electronics Google's Chrome browser to block some ads starting next year
Author: 0 Google's Chrome browser to block some ads starting next year

These blockers threaten web publishers that rely on digital ads for revenue. They includes pop-up ads, huge ads that do not go away when a user scrolls down a page, and videos that start playing automatically with the sound on. A new extension called "Funding Choices" provides the publisher with the tool to embed into their website. The company is also starting a programme that would help publishers deal with users who have downloaded popular ad blockers.

Author: 0 Apple app developers, many of them Indians, earned over $70B

It found Google Assistant to be the clear leader, with Microsoft's Cortana a bit behind. A Siri smart speaker could be announced on Monday, though likely not available until later in the year. The Siri speaker reached an advanced prototype stage late previous year, Bloomberg News reported at the time. Apart from focusing on sound quality, Apple will also have to find ways to leverage its own ecosystem of services - iTunes, the App Store, HomeKit, Siri and more - to convince ...

Author: 0 USA states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit

On Thursday, Bloomberg said mayors, governors , and business leaders from both political parties were "signing onto a statement of support that we will submit to the United Nations -- and together, we will reach the emission reduction goals the USA made in Paris in 2015".

Author: 0 NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors flex its muscles Game 1

Those of you that share Beyoncé's disdain for organized sports should know that LeBron and the Cavs are facing off against the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals . "I mean, it's no if, ands, or buts". It is what it is. "But that's what stands out". It's easier for Durant to dominate games now because opponents have three other All-Stars to worry about on the Warriors, including one in Stephen Curry, whose range is pretty much wherever.

Author: 0 Apple App Store Delivers Over US$70 Billion To Developers

The statistic casts doubt on the reports of "app fatigue", a phenomenon that is widely thought to be spreading through the smartphone population. Since the release of iOS 10 a year ago, iPhone and iPad users have also experienced new engaging and creative ways to connect, such as giving a friend a Starbucks gift card using Apple Pay, collaborating on a fashion design sketch using Prêt à Template or making someone smile with an endless assortment of stickers.

Author: 0 Here's how much we've spent in Apple's App Store

The App Store , home to the most innovative apps in the world, has seen downloads grow over 70% in the past 12 months alone. From the trends we've seen on the App Store and the experiences we've heard from indie developers lately, it wouldn't surprise me at all if that $70B has gone to a single-digit percentage of the now registered Apple developers.

Author: 0 Champions League final: Dani Alves reveals vow to Buffon

I've got back more than I gave. He can immortalise himself as the manager of the first side to successfully retain the Champions League title. This is it, Real Madrid's last game of the 2016/17 season and a chance to win back-to-back Champions League titles, something no club has achieved since UEFA transformed the competition in 1992.

Author: 0 We are completely calm ahead of India match, says Pak coach

However, the left-handed batsman Salman, who has five ODI centuries to his name in 21 games against India , feels a win against the Men in Blue would leave Pakistan players in good stead to qualify for the semi-finals. "Also, their batting isn't anywhere close to what South Africa (AB de Villiers and Faf Du Plessis) and India ( MS Dhoni , Virat Kohli , Ajinkya Rahane and Rohit Sharma ) can boast", said Harbhajan.

Electronics Valve sets Steam Direct self-publishing fee at $100
Author: 0 Valve sets Steam Direct self-publishing fee at $100

Valve was initially thinking of a fee around the $500 ( R 6,500) mark, but through the various community discussions from discussing the pros and cons of whether there should be an amount, what that amount should be, ways that recouping could work, which developers would be helped or hindered, predictions for how the store would be affected.

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin Fights Election-tampering Accusations with His Own Shots at US

Russian authorities endeavor to create favorable conditions for business, President Vladimir Putin said on Friday at the meeting with chief executives of largest foreign companies and associations within the framework of the St. "They don't want to recognize this mistake right now". Putin added that USA participation is essential for the success of global efforts. "The other (Clinton) team miscalculated".

Author: 0 Leaders say world will abide by Paris Accord, with or without US

Microsoft - which along with 21 other companies had earlier sent an open letter to Trump, urging him to not back out from the accord - showed "steadfast support" for the Paris agreement as it expressed disappointment with the " White House's decision".

Electronics Today is National Donut Day! Donut deals you can't miss
Author: 0 Today is National Donut Day! Donut deals you can't miss

Entenmann's , instead of a daily deal, is hosting a sweepstakes from May 17 through July 15, with winners eligible for free doughnuts for an entire year. But now for the important part - where can you get free doughnuts? There will undoubtedly be a good run on the doughnuts in Hy-Vee, Casey's General Stores and other places that people have as their fave places for the deep-fried treats .

Author: 0 Pacific Alliance "Profoundly Disappointed" By Trump's Climate Change Decision

Next up, it was Scott Pruitt , the Environmental Protection Agency administrator, who spoke at the White House press briefing on Friday. "The Paris climate accord is simply the latest example of Washington entering into an agreement that disadvantages the United States to the exclusive benefit of other countries", Trump said .

Author: 0 Peduto issues executive order committing Pittsburgh to climate change

China has overtaken the U.S.in transitioning to renewable energy , generating a fifth of its electricity from renewable sources. Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank on Friday criticized President Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement , months after the sports apparel company founder drew heavy criticism for praising his administration.

Author: 0 Game 1 produces historic NBA Finals ratings on ABC

The Warriors wiped the floor with the Cavs over the first two games , bolted out to a 3-1 lead, and lost the series. The Warriors and Kerr did not rule out a return for Game 1 earlier in the week, holding back on an announcement on who would be coaching until two ours before game time .

Author: 0 Apple: $70 Billion Paid to App Developers to Date

Apple said downloads have grown over 70 percent over the past 12 months, fueled by hit games like Pokemon Go and Super Mario Run . Apple typically kicks off their WWDC keynote (which is Monday at 10:00 AM Pacific) boasting about how great everything is going, so don't be surprised to hear even more insane statistics like this next week.

Author: 0 HMD Global confirms Android O for Nokia 3, 5 and 6

Now, we reached to HMD to understand about when we can expect next major Android update aka Android O that is under Beta testing to hit Nokia 3, 5 and 6 . The smart audio amplifier with dual speakers possesses a deep bass and unmatched clarity whilst the Dolby Atmos sound delivers a powerful entertainment experience.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Rain rescues Australia against New Zealand at Edgbaston

It is generally agreed that the DL method favours the side batting second but the formula has been changed in recent years and when there was another rain delay during the innings break, Australia's goal post of 292 in 46 overs was moved to 235 in 33 overs, which sounded a much stiffer ask.

Author: 0 Ronaldo: Real Madrid better than Juve

Tomorrow's match is very important to me . I say this as a friend and a former teammate, someone who knows him well - he deserves it. "I'm convinced my players will claim this trophy because they deserve it". Ronaldo will be Madrid's most unsafe weapon in Saturday's Champions League final against Juventus and Zidane did not try to hide the fact. The best shot-stopper of his generation has a medal collection befitting of his standing in the game , but continental glory remains a ...

Author: 0 Developer Earnings from the App Store Top $70 Billion

Sign-ups to subscription services are also on the rise. The message to iPhone developers is that Apple's platform is healthy, thriving, and presents an opportunity to start and grow a business. It was also noted that apps in the gaming and entertainment categories managed to bring in the most revenue. And as Apple puts a greater emphasis on its devices' cameras, such as the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus , it was also sure to point out apps in the Photo and Video category has ...

Electronics OnePlus 2 Won't be Upgraded to Android Nougat; Software Support Discontinued Officially
Author: 0 OnePlus 2 Won't be Upgraded to Android Nougat; Software Support Discontinued Officially

Although buyers of the two-year-old OnePlus 2 will surely disagree with that as the handset hasn't received any major releases since last year's March when the company rolled out an OTA for Android Marshmallow. Now, this leak is very sketchy, to say the least, we can see the "OnePlus 5" and "3,300mAh" parts in this image, but the rest of the info had been intentionally covered up.

Electronics US auto sales fall for fifth straight month in May
Author: 0 US auto sales fall for fifth straight month in May

The P-R Herzig & Co holds 192,900 shares with $2.34 million value, up from 151,400 last quarter. Ford Motor Co now has $46.25 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.76% or $0.26 reaching $34.17 per share. Tudor Inv Et Al invested in 63,300 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Dixon Hubard Feinour And Brown Va, a Virginia-based fund reported 94,373 shares. Ford Motor Company also was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Some US Cities And States Aren't Giving Up On The Paris Agreement

As of June 2, 83 American mayors , including those leading the USA six largest cities, have signed a declaration committing to "adopt, honor, and uphold Paris Climate Agreement goals". Aside from Musk, Disney's CEO Bob Iger also announced his resignation, and was retweeted by Elon Musk in a show of support. Michael Bloomberg, the United Nations special envoy for cities and climate change, at the C40 Mayors Summit in Mexico City on December 1.

Author: 0 Rihanna stole the show during Game 1

But when the Cavs play the Warriors , LeBron can't run all over the court, wreaking havoc on the entire lineup. In order to not repeat their lead blowing ways from last summer, Golden State needs to get all three of their big-time shooters in a rhythm as early in this series as a possible.

Author: 0 Apple saves the Mobile App Market

From Pokémon GO to Super Mario Run , "We are amazed at all of the great new apps our developers create", he said. Upon hearing that Apple has paid out $70 billion, our minds may initially turn to the initial costs of an app. And as Apple puts a greater emphasis on its devices' cameras, such as the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus , it was also sure to point out apps in the Photo and Video category has skyrocketed to almost 90% growth.

Electronics Woman, 81, apparent homicide victim in Needham
Author: 0 Woman, 81, apparent homicide victim in Needham

The station reports that the woman's body had been there for a few days. Her death is being treated as a homicide. Residents in the area said they were nervous when police swarmed the area Wednesday night. Shifrina lived at the Needham Housing Authority elderly-home complex on Linden Street for more than 15 years. Morrissey said there hasn't been a homicide in Needham for more than 10 years.

Author: 0 Stephen Curry's pep talk for his Warriors teammates: Be yourselves

Durant , who missed 20 games during the regular season with a sprained knee, was simply spectacular in his Warriors championship series debut. "We're real tough to beat when he's doing that ". Kyrie Irving added 24 points for Cleveland while Levin Love had 15 points and 21 rebounds for the Cavs, who outrebounded the Warriors 59-50. Image: Golden State's Draymond Green in full voice with LeBron James nearby.

Author: 0 ESPN's Sarah Spain Breaks Down Game 1 of the NBA Finals

Stephen Curry bombed in a pair of 3-pointers in a 13-0 flurry to begin the second half as the Golden State Warriors ran away from the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-91 in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. James finished with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists, Irving scored 24 points and Love had 15 points and 21 rebounds. "Overall it was a complete team effort", Green said.

Electronics Apple, Inc.'s App Store Downloads Are Soaring
Author: 0 Apple, Inc.'s App Store Downloads Are Soaring

Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing Philip Schiller said customers had been downloading apps in record numbers, with download growth of over 70% in the past 12 months. The message to iPhone developers is that Apple's platform is healthy, thriving, and presents an opportunity to start and grow a business. And it's not just outright app purchases or in-app purchases driving the growth, subscriptions are now growing for developers - up 58% year on year.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant dominates as Warriors beat Cavaliers in Game 1 of final

Smith was invisible and Kyle Korver provided nothing off the bench for the Cavaliers , who committed 20 turnovers. Adding Kevin Durant in the summer, the No.1 seed in the West has looked almost unstoppable this postseason. And it wasn't just about the shots the Cavs didn't get. Cleveland is 12-1 in the playoffs, winning by an average of 13.6 points. "We're just going to have to dig our feet in and be able to guard the basketball", guard Kyrie Irving said.

Author: 0 Juventus bar Zidane's path to history with Real

The Portuguese scored back-to-back hattricks against Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid respectively in qualifying for the final. He is now on 103 goals, after he scored another treble against their city rivals, Atletico Madrid . Zidane, the once hot-headed playmaker whose last act of an illustrious on-field career was slamming his head into the chest of Italy defender Marco Materazzi during the 2006 World Cup final, has quickly establish himself as a diligent and intelligent coach.

Electronics Mishima Clan Soap Opera Tekken 7 Launches Today
Author: 0 Mishima Clan Soap Opera Tekken 7 Launches Today

Values are what define us and make us human, regardless of our strengths or weaknesses. Experience the epic conclusion of the Mishima clan and unravel the reasons behind each step of their ceaseless fight. Three runner ups will also get themselves a copy of the base game! Hopefully, they do add some way to unlock the character through one of the modes like Treasure Battle, but no plans for such a method have been revealed.

Electronics China's standing boosted by Trump's exit from Paris climate pact
Author: 0 China's standing boosted by Trump's exit from Paris climate pact

A statement issued by the leaders of France, Germany and Italy said the deal can not be renegotiated, and that they remain committed to the "irreversible" accord and regard it as "a cornerstone in the co-operation between our countries, for effectively and timely tackling climate change ".

Electronics House Democrats demand Kushner's security clearance be revoked
Author: 0 House Democrats demand Kushner's security clearance be revoked

President Donald Trump says celebrity Kathy Griffin "should be ashamed of herself" for appearing in a video holding what looked like Trump's bloody, severed head. At an April meeting to discuss whether the USA should stay in the Paris climate agreement, for example, Kushner was mostly silent while his wife Ivanka Trump made a forceful case to stay in the deal, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt was critical of remaining in the agreement, and Bannon calculated the political repercussions, ...

Author: 0 LeBron says stopping Warriors' Durant will be tough

Golden State's Kevin Durant scored 38 points and sparked a smothering defense that powered the unbeaten Warriors over defending champion Cleveland 113-91 in Thursday's opening game of the NBA Finals . On top of that lethal two-pronged attack of Durant and Curry, the Warriors were ultra protective of the rock throughout the evening. They also posted 12 steals to the Cavaliers' zero .

Electronics Alexa Can Now Help You Set Reminders
Author: 0 Alexa Can Now Help You Set Reminders

Meanwhile, the new reminders feature will help you keep track of all your to dos. By making a full request to the Echo , you'll be able to remind yourself or others about requests for household tasks or events. The Amazon Alexa Coding Bundle is available in our deals store for $19 and it normally retails for $316. The good news is, you don't have to so much as lift a finger to get the update.

Electronics Pacific Islands accuse US of 'abandoning' them to climate
Author: 0 Pacific Islands accuse US of 'abandoning' them to climate

Many countries only reluctantly signed the accord and were largely persuaded to do so because the world's two largest economies - China as a developing country and the United States as the leading developed country - were able to build a bridge of cooperation that persuaded all but Syria and Nicaragua to come on board.

Author: 0 Key duels in the Champions League final

The Italian giants will be attempting to lift their third European Cup, but they also hold the unenviable record for the most final defeats, after been on the losing side six times. "I think the next Ballon d'Or will come from the team that wins the Champions League", added Mijatovic. They have been longtime teammates in Brazil's national team and are expected to be starters under coach Tite in next year's World Cup in Russian Federation.

Electronics Protests, New Climate Pledges After Trump's Paris Pullout
Author: 0 Protests, New Climate Pledges After Trump's Paris Pullout

Petersburg International Economic Forum. The industry is in a long-term decline as it faces competition from cheaper natural gas and - increasingly - wind and solar. "Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world", the CEO of electric auto maker Tesla Inc. tweeted shortly after Trump officially withdrew the US from the global climate pact.

Electronics Waymo and Lyft to Join Forces for Self-Driving Cars
Author: 0 Waymo and Lyft to Join Forces for Self-Driving Cars

On Tuesday, Uber fired Levandowski , who had failed to meet a company deadline to deliver information relevant to the court case. After years of development under the Project X umbrella, Waymo was created last December as a standalone company to monetize Alphabet's advances in self-driving technology.

Electronics The first Smartphone Nubia Z17 launched with 8GB RAM
Author: 0 The first Smartphone Nubia Z17 launched with 8GB RAM

The company named this phone " Gigabit Phone ". The smartphone packs quite a punch with its rear dual camera setup, Snapdragon 835 SoC and an 8GB RAM/128GB ROM variant. The smartphone is seen sporting a sleek metal unibody with a dual camera setup at the back and a fingerprint sensor in the middle. The volume rockers as well as the power/lock buttons are placed on the right-hand edge of the smartphone and the traditional red circular capacitive home button is situated at the front panel ...

Electronics Ronaldo at his best ahead of Champs League final
Author: 0 Ronaldo at his best ahead of Champs League final

Creative Isco or overpowering Bale? "It's going to be a hard decision", Zidane said. "It would be the greatest joy of my career, together with the World Cup, because it would nearly be a reward - the end of a very difficult road paved by bravery, stubbornness and hard work".