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USGS upgrading Oklahoma earthquake to 5.8 magnitude

USGS upgrading Oklahoma earthquake to 5.8 magnitude

Because the wells are on tribal land, Oklahoma regulators have no jurisdiction over oil- and gas-producing facilities in the region. Following the tremor, the state Corporation Commission ordered 35 wastewater disposal wells within a 500-square-mile (1,295-square-km) area to shut down, Governor Mary Fallin said via Twitter .



PlayStation VR will also showcase an eight-game demo disc

Many of us are excited to get our hands on PlayStation VR next month, but there are still a few concerns. With the Japanese video game giant set to unveil their newest console upgrade, the PlayStation Neo, the event will most certainly be centered around it.



Can Apple make listening easy without a headphone jack?

Some industry watchers think that's a play on words for the expected name of the new iPhone, the " iPhone 7 ". Apple is expected to announce it September 7 at its keynote event. The updated software includes an improved iMessage application with support for new animations, stickers, and third-party plug-ins, voicemail transcription, notifications that show more detail, and an application for controlling smart home appliances.


IOS Continues to Grow, Android Sees a Slight Decline in Sales - Kantar

IOS Continues to Grow, Android Sees a Slight Decline in Sales - Kantar

If you are typing a message to share someone's phone number, the relevant contact details will pop up on the screen. For 2016 and iOS 10, this could mean either 7 September at the Apple keynote or 16 September when, according to reliable leaker Evan Blass, the iPhone 7 will go on sale - typically, the new versions iOS have become available at the same time as a new flagship iPhone is released.


NJ candidate ends race after rape remarks on journalist's Facebook page

NJ candidate ends race after rape remarks on journalist's Facebook page

Predictably, a candidate for office-even a laughable one like Krawitz-wishing rape on a reporter attracted dozens of headlines. "F*** you Olivia, I hope somebody rapes you today". Krawitz told Philly.com he was "hacked," though he didn't specify whether he was hacked every single time he posted something weird on Nuzzi's page or just this most recent time.


Facebook wants to tell you what your friends are talking about

Facebook wants to tell you what your friends are talking about

This is useful because it ensures that the post does not entirely overpower the News Feed, as is the case with Twitter. Before the News Feed, you wouldn't see a collection of updates and stories when you logged onto Facebook. Initially, News Feed wasn't in real-time. Numerous 17 million Ice Bucket Challenges videos were shared in News Feed, inspiring friends to take the challenge.