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Retirements, Injuries, Flying Ants: Wimbledon 2017 Rife With Complaints

Retirements, Injuries, Flying Ants: Wimbledon 2017 Rife With Complaints

So, yeah, I think just watching from outside I can just really kind of pick their brain a little bit and see where they go on big points. After two rounds it's hard to get too much of a sense of where everybody's at, but it seems that way. Wimbledon's blazing afternoon sun on Thursday was no hindrance to Djokovic as he brushed aside Adam Pavlasek on Court One, a 6-2 6-2 6-1 win taking just one hour and 33 minutes.


Victory over IS in Mosul soon

Victory over IS in Mosul soon

Reports in Iraq indicate that government forces will announce victory in Mosul in the coming hours. "It's a matter of hours", the Iraqi state television anchor said. The battle for Mosul has already displaced 90,000 people, about half the city's pre-war population, according to aid organizations. This came as a number of the city's streets and alleys, then, had still been under the ISIS' control which were fully liberated later during operations by the Iraqi forces on July 6 and 7.


A new virus is infecting millions of Android phones, stealing ad revenue

A new virus is infecting millions of Android phones, stealing ad revenue

The attack primarily hit Android users in Asia but was relatively widespread, infecting more than 280,000 devices in the United States. There was no evidence that CopyCat was distributed on Google Play Store. The malware also made it onto some devices via phishing scams, the researchers noted. The malware works by lingering until the smartphone is restarted.


Android Distribution Chart For July Reveals Double Digit Growth In Nougat Adoption

Android Distribution Chart For July Reveals Double Digit Growth In Nougat Adoption

Android is without doubt one of the most used operating systems in the world.The much-awaited next generation release, codenamed O, is only expected to be roll out in Q3. With the launch of several Android devices running Nougat out-of-the-box, last month , Android 7.0 has finally crossed 10% in the July distribution chart.


Super Mario Odyssey Completely Removes the Dreaded

Super Mario Odyssey Completely Removes the Dreaded "Game Over" Screen

However, no matter how many times Mario succumbs, you won't have to worry about a Game Over message. The lack of a game over screen indicates that Nintendo is aiming to make the upcoming platformer as casual friendly as possible. According to a recent tweet from the game's official Japanese account (via Polygon ), Mario will lose 10 coins whenever he "plunges to the depths".


Nokia partners with Zeiss for dual-lens smartphone

Nokia partners with Zeiss for dual-lens smartphone

Our fans expect it and, together with ZEISS, we're delivering it - co-developed imaging excellence for all. But what is new in this is the fact it will be the first time that a Zeiss-powered camera will feature on a Nokia branded Android phone.