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Snapchat to acquire Israeli augmented reality business Cimagine

Snapchat to acquire Israeli augmented reality business Cimagine

Cimagine developed True Markerless Augmented Reality - technology that allows users to virtually place furniture and appliances they wish to purchase in the space of their home, via their mobile devices at the click of a button. Flite, the agreement was illustrated as an acqui-hire , Vurb , a mobile search app, Seene, a computer vision startup that allowed users to create tridimensional self-portraits and Bitstrips, the app for making personalized emojis.


More states consider circumventing the Electoral College

More states consider circumventing the Electoral College

Also voting for Hillary Clinton for president were New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and numerous mayors and top Democratic officials from across the state. Two Republican electors cast their ballots for alternatives. There is no constitutional provision or federal law that requires electors to vote for the candidate who won their state - though some states require their electors to vote for the winning candidate.


Brother of Berlin market attack suspect urges him to hand himself in

Brother of Berlin market attack suspect urges him to hand himself in

He opened fire onto police at a suburban train station when they asked him for ID. ISIS propaganda organ Amaq - which released the video - has confirmed Amri's death - and that he carried out the market massacre in Germany. The police responded accordingly and eliminated the suspect after he injured one officer who was transported to a hospital. His asylum application was rejected in July of this year, but he was not deported to Tunisia because authorities couldn't verify his identity ...



Russian troops find mass graves of people tortured, killed in Aleppo

Russian Federation will carefully document its findings and make them fully available to the public for further examination, Konashenkov said. While the Syrian war is now largely fought with mortars, tanks and air power, death has come at close quarters as well.


Russian Federation weighs military plane crash as possible terrorist act

Russian Federation weighs military plane crash as possible terrorist act

Mourners laid flowers and candles throughout the day in front of the Moscow concert hall where the Red Army Choir usually performs in the Russian capital. He added that the aircraft's black boxes had yet to be located. "Our prayers are with you. our sorrows and joys are one", Mr. Assad told Mr. Putin.



PTCL phone, internet services down in parts of Pakistan

PTCL engineers and technical staff have rectified the damage. "Due to PTCL's fiber optic cut, now Ufone's services are disrupted". The users of PTCL and mobile connections of different companies are facing problems in major cities of the country, including Lahore, Islamabad, Karachi and Peshawar.