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  • After a varied career that included a long run in the Bundesliga, the Croatian striker has called time on his career Former Bayern Munich striker and Croatia international Ivica Olic has announced he is to retire from football. The veteran forward, who made over 100 appearances for his country and..

    Former Bayern Munich striker Ivica Olic announces retirement

    After a varied career that included a long run in the Bundesliga, the Croatian striker has called time on his career Former Bayern Munich striker and Croatia international Ivica Olic has announced he is to retire from football. The veteran forward, who made over 100 appearances for his country and..
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  • The defender, 34, will hang up his boots following an unsuccessful spell at West Ham, where he only played three Premier League matches. Former West Ham, Real Madrid and Liverpool full-back Alvaro Arbeloa revealed he is retiring from football. Arbeloa will hang up his boots following an unsuccessf..

    Former Spain and Real Madrid defender Arbeloa announces retirement

    The defender, 34, will hang up his boots following an unsuccessful spell at West Ham, where he only played three Premier League matches. Former West Ham, Real Madrid and Liverpool full-back Alvaro Arbeloa revealed he is retiring from football. Arbeloa will hang up his boots following an unsuccessf..
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  • In a recent post on its official blog, YouTube has outlined all the new announcements it made at this year's VidCon, a conference dedicated to online video. The internet loves to hate on vertical video (and for good reason), yet somehow YouTube's mobile apps haven't exactly supported..

    YouTube announces vertical video improvements to its mobile app, brand new VR format, and more

    In a recent post on its official blog, YouTube has outlined all the new announcements it made at this year's VidCon, a conference dedicated to online video. The internet loves to hate on vertical video (and for good reason), yet somehow YouTube's mobile apps haven't exactly supported..
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  • Japan Display (JDI), announced that it has started mass production of a 6-inch screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio and a 1440 x 2560 resolution. JDI is calling this the "Full Active" LCD display, which employs a new high density wiring allowing the bottom bezel to be as thin as the other three sides. T..

    Japan Display announces new 6-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio

    Japan Display (JDI), announced that it has started mass production of a 6-inch screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio and a 1440 x 2560 resolution. JDI is calling this the "Full Active" LCD display, which employs a new high density wiring allowing the bottom bezel to be as thin as the other three sides. T..
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  • In the beginning of the month, а Korean media reported that two new versions of the LG G6 dubbed LG G6 Plus and LG G6 Pro were expected to debut on June 27, and today LG has just announced the first one - the LG G6+.The LG G6+ differs from the original flagship model with its 128 GB of internal fla..

    LG announces G6+ with 128 GB storage, new colors and features for the G6

    In the beginning of the month, а Korean media reported that two new versions of the LG G6 dubbed LG G6 Plus and LG G6 Pro were expected to debut on June 27, and today LG has just announced the first one - the LG G6+.The LG G6+ differs from the original flagship model with its 128 GB of internal fla..
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  • During its E3 2017 conference, Ubisoft revealed a brand new South Park game aimed at mobile devices. As some of you probably know, Ubisoft will be launching South Park: The Fractured But Whole on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on October 17.However, the new mobile game called South Park: Phone Dest..

    Ubisoft announces South Park: Phone Destroyer mobile game

    During its E3 2017 conference, Ubisoft revealed a brand new South Park game aimed at mobile devices. As some of you probably know, Ubisoft will be launching South Park: The Fractured But Whole on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on October 17.However, the new mobile game called South Park: Phone Dest..
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  • The telecom network equipment manufacturer Nokia laid off 170 employees from its division in Finland. The job cut is part of a plan to save money after it acquired its main competitor the Franco-American Alcatel-Lucent back in 2016. Nokia currently has 6,100 employees in Finland and more than 100,000 around the world. This is a second mass job cut after 960 people were laid-off from the Finnish offices last year. 1,400 more will be released in Germany by the end of 2017. The reductions are part of a €1.2 billion cost-savings plan Nokia is implementing after the 2016 merger. Source

    Nokia announces 170 job cuts in Finland

    The telecom network equipment manufacturer Nokia laid off 170 employees from its division in Finland. The job cut is part of a plan to save money after it acquired its main competitor the Franco-American Alcatel-Lucent back in 2016. Nokia currently has 6,100 employees in Finland and more than 100,000 around the world. This is a second mass job cut after 960 people were laid-off from the Finnish offices last year. 1,400 more will be released in Germany by the end of 2017. The reductions are part of a €1.2 billion cost-savings plan Nokia is implementing after the 2016 merger. Source
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  • Despite reports he is a target for Premier League side Liverpool, the 21-year-old talent says he does not want to leave the Blancos Marco Asensio has announced he intends to stay at Real Madrid to fight for his place, despite speculation Liverpool want to bring him to the Premier League. Ronaldo i..

    ‘My goal is to be a starter’ – Asensio announces intention to stay at Real Madrid

    Despite reports he is a target for Premier League side Liverpool, the 21-year-old talent says he does not want to leave the Blancos Marco Asensio has announced he intends to stay at Real Madrid to fight for his place, despite speculation Liverpool want to bring him to the Premier League. Ronaldo i..
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  • Apple just announced the new watchOS 4. It packs new watchfaces, better Workout and Activity apps, improved fitness equipment integration and a redesigned Music app. The new watchOS 4 comes with three new watchfaces - Siri, Kaleidoscope, and Toy Story. The Siri watchface, as the name suggests, learns from your routine, and shows relevant information based on time and your location. It supports third-party app notifications and its machine learning will show you content from those if you need it. Kaleidoscope face needs a picture from you and then it does а magical mashup and creates a kaleidoscope effect on your Apple Watch. Finally, the Toy Story watchface isn't the same as Micky Mouse - it features Woody, Jessy, or Buzz in some funny animations. Apple improved the fitness capabilities of the watchOS. The Workout app comes with a brand-new interface with tap and go functionality, swimming support and auto-generated goals. Apple worked with popular companies such as Cybex, Ma..

    Apple announces watchOS 4 with new watchfaces, improved Workouts, and more

    Apple just announced the new watchOS 4. It packs new watchfaces, better Workout and Activity apps, improved fitness equipment integration and a redesigned Music app. The new watchOS 4 comes with three new watchfaces - Siri, Kaleidoscope, and Toy Story. The Siri watchface, as the name suggests, learns from your routine, and shows relevant information based on time and your location. It supports third-party app notifications and its machine learning will show you content from those if you need it. Kaleidoscope face needs a picture from you and then it does а magical mashup and creates a kaleidoscope effect on your Apple Watch. Finally, the Toy Story watchface isn't the same as Micky Mouse - it features Woody, Jessy, or Buzz in some funny animations. Apple improved the fitness capabilities of the watchOS. The Workout app comes with a brand-new interface with tap and go functionality, swimming support and auto-generated goals. Apple worked with popular companies such as Cybex, Ma..
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  • ZTE is anything but slowing down after it got slain with $1.3B in fines three months ago. The company keeps going strong and launches device after device. The latest addition to the Chinese manufacturer’s portfolio is the ZTE V870. The phone has 5.5” IPS screen with Full HD resolution. The chipset is the Snapdragon 435 by Qualcomm that has octa-core CPU, clocked at 1.4 GHz. RAM is 4 GB while storage is 64 GB, expandable via a microSD slot. There is one 16 MP camera on the back and another 8 MP one on the front. The phone also has a fingerprint scanner on the back of its metallic body. There is a non-removable 3,000 mAh battery and two massive speakers. The price in China is CNY2,699 or around $400. Via (in Russian)

    ZTE announces the V870 mid-ranger

    ZTE is anything but slowing down after it got slain with $1.3B in fines three months ago. The company keeps going strong and launches device after device. The latest addition to the Chinese manufacturer’s portfolio is the ZTE V870. The phone has 5.5” IPS screen with Full HD resolution. The chipset is the Snapdragon 435 by Qualcomm that has octa-core CPU, clocked at 1.4 GHz. RAM is 4 GB while storage is 64 GB, expandable via a microSD slot. There is one 16 MP camera on the back and another 8 MP one on the front. The phone also has a fingerprint scanner on the back of its metallic body. There is a non-removable 3,000 mAh battery and two massive speakers. The price in China is CNY2,699 or around $400. Via (in Russian)
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