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Kazakhstan will participate in Winter Olympics 2018 despite IOC's banning Russian Federation

Kazakhstan will participate in Winter Olympics 2018 despite IOC's banning Russian Federation

Russian athletes who can prove their innocence of drug cheating will be permitted to compete in Pyeongchang under the designation of an "Olympic Athlete from Russia (OAR)". Haley said the Trump administration would try to "find out the best way" to protect American athletes participating in the Games. The country plans to host an Olympic summit with athletes, coaches and officials on December 12 to decide whether to accept the places available.


Google to Pull YouTube from Amazon Echo Show, Fire TV

Google to Pull YouTube from Amazon Echo Show, Fire TV

This was resolved in November for Echo Show users, when Amazon began forwarding people using that device to a stripped-down third-party app that leveraged the YouTube website , instead of a native app. Without some broad-ranging truce, in which each company agrees to treat each other's services equally and let consumers decide what's best, Amazon and Google would only be undermining themselves.


IPhone X Plus: More details emerge about plans for 2018 iPhones

IPhone X Plus: More details emerge about plans for 2018 iPhones

Sources told Nikkei that Apple was also planning to release two iPhones with OLED screens. The same source revealed that Pegatron subsidiary Casetek could become the supplier of the metal backs for the 6.1-inch iPhone units. Alongside this metal-backed iPhone , the source claims Apple is tentatively planning two new OLED handsets, one of which would be around 5.8 inches (like the iPhone X, which is now Apple's only OLED phone) and one of roughly 6.3 inches.


Huawei Nova 2s with dual rear and front cameras unveiled

Huawei Nova 2s with dual rear and front cameras unveiled

This smartphone is fueled by the Kirin 960 64-bit octa-core SoC, which is Huawei's flagship processor for previous year, and it's still more than powerful enough. The front camera sports a combination of 20MP + 2MP dual-camera system with f/2.0 aperture and supports 1080p video recording. On the left side of the Nova 2s device, one can see the device barren, however, right at the right edge, the device comes with volume buttons as well as the power key.


Call of Duty: WWII Winter Siege Event Detailed; New Trailer Released

Call of Duty: WWII Winter Siege Event Detailed; New Trailer Released

Are you jumping in this weekend? Throughout the event, players will be given challenges in order to get specific rewards. In addition to all of this, a new NPC called "Captain Butcher", will appear in the Headquarters. He'll have all-new winter-themed items for sale. Simply logging in during the Winter Siege event each week will earn you a themed Supply Drop, or you can buy them with COD Points.


IPhones may get reversible emoji in 2018

IPhones may get reversible emoji in 2018

This list from the Unicode Consortium will likely make its debut sometime in fall of next year, coinciding with the release of Apple's new iPhone operating system update. With the final list not yet nailed down and Apple's new operating system still a ways out, it looks as if we could be waiting nearly an entire year to get our hands on this collection of new iOS 12 emojis .