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Here's Microsoft's take on Surface Reliability reports by Consumer Reports

Here's Microsoft's take on Surface Reliability reports by Consumer Reports

The company hasn't finished firefighting yet, it would seem, and Panay further notes that Microsoft has "put together a comprehensive set of data that reflects the strength of our quality and our customer sentiment, and will be working with partner organizations, including marketing, retail, and sales, to share that information broadly".



North Korea deadline on Guam looms amid Trump warnings

Vice Defense Minister Suh Choo-suk said on a Korea Broadcasting System show that North Korea has yet to master missile re-entry technology and doing so will take close to one or two more years of work, Reuters reported . The paper said, "The powerful revolutionary Paektusan army of the DPRK, capable of fighting any war the USA wants, is now on the standby to launch fire into its mainland, waiting for an order of final attack".


'Nokia 5' comes to India at Rs 12499

'Nokia 5' comes to India at Rs 12499

HMD Global has announced that the Nokia 5 will be up for offline sale in India starting from tomorrow. The Nokia 5 has a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display with 720x1280 pixels resolution. In terms of memory, the Nokia 5 is backed up by a 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.


Illinois Senate votes to reject governor's school funding veto

Illinois Senate votes to reject governor's school funding veto

School funding has become the most recent flashpoint in a clash between Mr. Rauner and the General Assembly that resulted in $14.6 billion in unpaid bills and the longest state financial crisis since the Great Depression. She said Madison County plans to release local property taxes early in an effort to help with school funding. Despite the timeline, Manar says this doesn't mean a bipartisan compromise is out of reach.


Doctors Stress Proper Eye Protection For Viewing Solar Eclipse

Doctors Stress Proper Eye Protection For Viewing Solar Eclipse

The next solar eclipse visible from the continental United States will be April 8, 2024. However, at totality, when the Moon completely blocks the Sun, make sure to remove the filter so you can see the Sun's outer atmosphere - the corona.


August 21 solar eclipse requires safe viewing

August 21 solar eclipse requires safe viewing

However, in Madison - where a maximum of 85 percent of the sun will be blocked by the moon at about 1:15 p.m. - that won't be an option. Eclipse watchers in the 60 to 70-mile wide "path of totality" that will cut through much of the middle USA could briefly look directly at the eclipse without protection when the moon fully covers the sun.