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Ahead of Diwali, Apple, Samsung, OnePlus Gear Up Doubling Smartphone Shipments

Moving away from the Dussehra festival discounts, both global smartphone giants Apple and Samsung will be pitched in a heavy discount battle in India with host of Chinese mobile makers gearing up for steep discount and online flash sale strategy including Xiaomi, Lenovo and OnePlus, while Micromax, an indigenous firm, is equally in a combat mood. While Diwali is no ...

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NASA’s Messenger Spacecraft reveals flood volcanism similar to Earth on Mercury

NASA’s Messenger spacecraft, which has orbited Mercury,  sent some new photos and information about the planet Mercury. The data shows widespread flood volcanism similar to Earth, clearer views of Mercury’s surface, the first measurements of its elemental composition, and details about charged particles near the planet. MESSENGER, or the MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging spacecraft, conducted 15 laps ...

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