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Microsoft Offering Free Extra Game With Any Xbox One S Bundle

Still on the fence whether to pick up a Xbox One S or not? The idea was to give people an option of which console they would get without misleading anyone. "I think we've given them enough information that they can understand what's coming". Others probably don't care and might buy both regardless, but everyone is different.

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Aetna to Provide Apple Watch to 50000 Employees, Subsidize Cost for Customers

So far Apple Inc.'s HealthKit has mostly collected fitness data from its devices. The sleep-tracking app is being developed along with more advanced health-monitoring features and an app that gauges a person's health by timing how long it takes their heart to return from its peak to a resting level after exercise.

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How EA works out Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 player ratings

Using 300 different data points for each player and an algorithm that weights that data against the players' position, Mueller-Moehring's team comes to a final score. "When you look at passing completion, if you play for Bayern Munich or if you play for Manchester City or if you play for Pep Guardiola, if your system is based on possession, you will have more successful passes than other players, but this doesn't necessarily make you a better passer".

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Jet Black iPhone 7 Proving Difficult To Manufacture

The fiasco of marketing the Galaxy Note 7 would, according to them, had a huge impact on sales of the iPhone 7 . Then there was the case of the iPhone 6 line which also came with a huge problem: most devices would bend easily while inside a pocket.

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Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day

Headcount has now registered almost 400,000 new voters. If you aren't registered to vote, don't panic. On the website, voters can select Virginia as their state of residence and find resources to register to vote on the Department's Citizen Portal at vote.virginia.gov.

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Microsoft Partners with Adobe to Compete with Amazon in Cloud

Microsoft and Adobe on Monday announced a strategic partnership, focusing on enhancing customer experience and relationship, mainly using both firms' cloud computing service. In that sense, it shows the dynamic nature of partnerships across the cloud market. That deployment, it said, "could be used to accelerate AI to near real time, making Azure the foundation for the world's first AI supercomputer".