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Everything Wrong With IT Takes Aim At Pennywise’s Powers

Attempting to find logic in a villain who defies anything traditionally logical is obviously going to be a difficult task, but this video does manage to aim at a few issues with Pennywise’s tactics and abilities. For starters, it notes that his feeding habits don’t entirely make sense. Beyond that, however, the video also points out that IT seems to ...

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‘Rahane a strong candidate for No. 4’ – Kohli

What to do with Ajinkya Rahane in ODIs is a question India have grappled with since the last World Cup. As action moved to slower pitches, captain MS Dhoni identified him as a batsman who could open the innings but would struggle against the older, softer ball. With the opening positions packed with two of the best in ODI cricket ...

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Security consultant granted bail after ‘hacking’ GoGet systems

Image: GoGet A New South Wales court has granted bail to the 37-year-old man accused of accessing the systems of car-sharing service GoGet, after the company went public with the breach Wednesday morning. Entrepreneur and self-proclaimed hacker Nik Cubrilovic was arrested on Tuesday and charged on the spot by NSW Police on two counts of unauthorised access, modification, or impairment ...

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Chandra Grahan 2018: Dos and don’ts

Mumbai: According to science, Lunar Eclipse is a celestial phenomenon involving changes in the planetary/heavenly body positions. But Chandra Grahan (Lunar Eclipse), if visible to the naked eye, is of significance to the Hindus. To ward off the impact of Chandra Grahan, people perform a few rituals and avoid doing certain activities during the Grahan period. Wondering what is expected ...

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Hurricanes hope expectation weighs heavy on Scorchers

Bolstered by his experience of Perth Stadium’s first official cricket fixture between Australia and England on Sunday, Tim Paine is hoping that Perth Scorchers will be burdened by the expectations of a sell-out crowd of more than 50,000 spectators when the Big Bash League’s most vaunted team takes on Hobart Hurricanes in the first semi-final. Paine was the last man ...

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Apple confirms US agencies are looking into iPhone slowdown

After it was discovered Apple is purposely slowing down older iPhone’s due to poor battery performance, the company has found itself in the middle of a controversy that doesn’t seem like it will go away anytime soon. On Tuesday, it was reported the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are investigating Apple to determine whether ...

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Don’t want to closet myself in one type of role: Taapsee Pannu

Mumbai: From portraying strong characters in films like “Pink” and “Naam Shabana” to doing glamorous roles in “Judwaa 2”, Taapsee Pannu has a diverse career graph and she would like to maintain that in future. Asked if she will do more glamorous roles like her character in “Judwaa 2”, Taapsee told IANS: “I want to maintain that. I am an ...

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Why Black Panther Got A New Costume For His Solo Movie

Thematically speaking, it does make quite a bit of sense to emphasize new and advanced technologies for the first Black Panther movie. Wakanda is known in the Marvel lore as the most technologically-advanced nation on the planet (and Shuri is the smartest human on Earth), which means its science needs to remain at least one step ahead of the outside ...

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CPL window set between August 8 and September 16

A window for the sixth edition of the Caribbean Premier League has been finalised, with the tournament to take place between August 8 and September 16. The schedule for the CPL has been set to avoid matches coinciding with West Indies’ international games, allowing marquee players to submit their names for this year’s draft. Graphic: A calendar of the major ...

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