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Project Loon: Stratospheric Balloons Are Connecting Hurricane Maria Victims In Puerto Rico

It sent five planes and almost 40 ships containing network supplies, equipment, vehicles and personnel to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and it's continuing to send more assets as needed. Since Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. 'As we get more familiar with the constantly shifting winds in this region, we hope to keep the balloons over areas where connectivity is needed for as long as possible.

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The power of Linux is coming to select Galaxy devices, via DeX

This way, whenever a user needs to use a function not available on Android, users can simply switch operating systems and run any app or program they need to using a Linux desktop environment. There were a few similar concepts, but the first mainstream implementation was Samsung DeX . Is the DeX dock something you have considered getting? It does need to utilize the same Linux kernel as Android OS though.

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Facebook Messenger now allows you to send and receive money via PayPal

Those users who have linked their PayPal account to their Facebook Messenger app can now send or request money and also split bills. This new announcement expands the partnership between the two companies into peer-to-peer payments .This also includes the first customer service bot of PayPal that can handle customer queries online and requests for any assistance.

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Mohd Amir Responds to Virat Kohli's Praise For Him

Virat Kohli survived some scary moments to guide India to win with a stupendous 49. The 28-year-old star batsman praised Amir saying one has to be one his "A game" when facing the left-arm pacer. Earlier this month, Arjun Tendulkar made his U-19 debut for Mumbai in the Vinoo Mankad Trophy, but didn't enjoy a particularly good time, and was dropped after two games, in which he bowled just six overs, which went for 62 runs.

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Harvey Weinstein 'Bullied His Way Into Her Room': Attorney

Following the sexual assault claims, Mr. Weinstein was sacked The Weinstein Company, of which he is a co-founder. The employees say they knew of Weinstein's "infamous temper" and that he could be "manipulative", but didn't know "that he used his power to systematically assault and silence women".

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Nintendo Switch tiptoes toward letting users back up their data

So, if you lose or damage that Switch .you're still out of luck. Switch update 4.0 now allows video capture, so clips of games can be shared from the system. Nintendo today announced that their hardware sales account for two-thirds of Septembers video game hardware sales. Given its built-in snapshot tool, Super Mario Odyssey looks like the next Switch title that could support video capture.