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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Bets Big On Big Data

Microsoft has decided to make the offering available publicly following a wildly successful period of customer and partner adoption since its launch as a public preview at Strata + Hadoop World back in February. Ubuntu has made its debut in Azure Data Lake Analytics - a new processing and analytics service that lets customers focus on application logic instead of infrastructure.

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Oculus introduces United States dollars 99 Gear VR that works with new Samsung phone

Oculus lawyers told Carmack that an onerous contract with Mojang had basically turned him into a Microsoft employee, but he saw "Minecraft" as being too important to give up on for any reason. I'm sitting on my couch at home, next to my boyfriend as he plays Metal Gear Solid V. "If every PlayStation VR experience is like this one, sci-fi geeks won't want to take the damned thing off".

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Tony Hawks Pro Skater 5 Should You See It?

The patch, however, stands at 7.7GB in size. Pro Skater 5's total file size doesn't come close to other graphically intensive current-generation games, such as 2013's Killzone: Shadow Fall, which came in at just under 40GB. Without them, we're a little nervous about buying the game.   Activision recently revealed the full list of songs set to form the soundtrack of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5.

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Nikki Bella Talks About Losing The Divas Title, John Cena Rumors

I don't know what the big deal is", explains Nikki in her confessional. She got to say these things that weren't true, but we didn't get to speak back. I felt like that turned up the 'Diva Revolution.' It got us to the point where fans were like, 'What just happened? That was the story we wanted to tell, and it worked out.

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Facebook Privacy Changes - Fact or Fiction?

But in truth, anything posted to Facebook belongs to the user regardless of a status update. "Channel 13 News was just talking about this change in Facebook's privacy policy". If they find something they don't like, users can lobby for a chance through Facebook's Site Governance section . It's unclear why this hoax keeps resurfacing, but rest assured, we have nothing to worry about when it comes to Facebook privacy as long as we set our profiles from public to private.

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Lucha Underground Officially Announces Hernandez Release Due To TNA Situation

Hernandez had apparently left Lucha Underground and signed with TNA this past June, only for it to come out that Hernandez was still under contract to Lucha Underground . Tapings are expected to begin in December some time with pre-production probably starting in November. The Wrestling Observer Newsletter notes that the budget for each Lucha Underground episode will be decreased from last season's $400,000 per episode but the changes made due to the budget cut won't be noticeable.