Lancashire Telegraph
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Techradar
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You've got the return of battle mode, new characters, all the previously released DLC tracks, and the ability to hold two special items at a time to add an extra layer of strategy to your racing. The new game is also a great way of playing the game in multiplayer. You can play online, split-screen with up to four players or link up to eight consoles together to play multiplayer wirelessly (where you can also play with up to two players per console). It's a versatile release, and well worth picking up for anyone who missed out on Mario Kart 8 the first time around. If ever there was a game to show off how useful the new Joy-Con controllers can be its SnipperClips. Best enjoyed in co-op mode, the game tasks you with cutting pieces out of your geometric-shaped partner in order to solve physics-based puzzles.
BBC News 24
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For lovers of traditional books, there really is no competition. A physical book every time. It's the experience and it's just an absolute joy to take yourself.
Techradar
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And if thats doubled up to 2Mbps, youre looking at huge problems such as 200ms extra latency and a packet loss level of around two-thirds. Jack that up further to 3Mbps, and packet loss of around 85% is generated, with things effectively becoming unusable even for basic surfing (let alone online gaming or business videoconferencing , for example). Downgrade is doubtful Some affected customers have even contacted Virgin Media to ask if they can revert to an older Super Hub to avoid this issue (and other flaws), but without any joy by all accounts. Hopefully a firmware fix will be coming, although theres certainly some doubt on the community forums about how long it might take Intel to produce a successful patch. As we noted in our review of the Super Hub 3 , since last year there have been reports of excessive lag and packet loss due to an issue with the Puma 6 chipset, and the patch for this is still a work in progress.
Edutopia
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Math doesnt have to be tedious—see how one middle school math teacher encourages students to get excited about it.
BBC News 24
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A physical book every time. It's the experience and it's just an absolute joy to take yourself away from the world and just enjoy that book and the smell and feel of it. It's got to be a physical book, except if you're going on holiday and you're going to be over the luggage limit. That's the only time, that's my only reason.
The Week
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Scientific American - Latest
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An infants laughter can reveal not only how babies think but also the serious reasons for this expression of joy -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
21stCenturyWire
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Female judges in Russia are also far higher in number than in many western countries. Russia was one of the first large countries to give women the right to vote and Russia sent a women into space decades before the United States even attempted to do so. READ MORE: What you didnt know about women’s rights and gay rights in Russia Unlike the United States, Women’s Day is a nation-wide and popular event in Russia. It is a day filled with joy where men offer women gifts, recite poetry and express gratitude for the positive role women contribute to society and the family. Likewise, Russia celebrates Defender of the Fatherland Day which is commonly known as Men’s Day, a day when females express their gratitude for the positive role that men contribute to society. Both days are free of politics and pessimism. They are happy occasions for both men and women.
Channel4 News
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Theresa May, by contrast, prefers to get the job done without fuss or, depending on how you look at it, without scrutiny. One Westminster source said: never underestimate her own little psychodrama of not doing things the way David Cameron did them. Four more women were selected on Wednesday, including Joy Morrissey in Ealing, Julia Dockerill in Upminster and former MP Mary Macleod in Brentwood.
ITV
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My priority right now is my family. It has been an absolute joy talking to you. Thank you so much for talking to us this morning from New York. Thank you very much and I.
ITV
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suing for 25, but still 15 down. Always a joy to talk to you. I will talk to you later. Up next, find out how we're helping these viewers to "drop a decade", simply by changing their hair cut! Now though, here's Jessica Taylor with this week's competition. We want you to hit.
Deadline
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BBC Two England
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What a match this could be! A joy to watch. 12-10. Could Ding Junhui win it in the end? Here really is playing next. Back to Dennis and Stephen. He scattered everything.
Variety
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No matter how serious things are, sometimes you have to laugh. And the stars came out to spread some joy while also fighting for the environment when the Natural Resources Defense Council held its “Stand Up! for the Planetbenefit on Tuesday night. The crowd that gathered to watch the all-star performances at the Wallis... Read more »
TIME - Top Stories
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These are characters who take chances, who define themselves two and three times over. Sure, we have only one life to live. But even though were fond of telling ourselves that life is short, in realityif were lucky enough to live a normal life spanits actually quite long, or at least capacious. Demmes films, at their best, assured us there was always room for moremore wildness, more heartbreak, more work, more joy and more love. He was unfailingly generous with us, his audience, and he sought to bring us closer rather than divide us. Maybe thats why it hurts so much to lose him.
TIME - Top Stories
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It comes with a clarification thats particularly important today: This force is thus instituted for the advantage of all and not for the particular utility of those in whom it is trusted. It was a vision of the job that we shared. But it was just one side of the man you were. The other side was filled of culture and joy, where cinema and music were so important to you. Seeing five movies in an enclosed movie theater during a sunny summer day didnt scare you. And, of course, you only favored the original versions as the purist you were and for the love of this language, English, that you wanted to speak perfectly. You went to one concert after another, sometimes following artists on entire tour. Celine Dion was your star. Zazie, Madonna, Britney Spears and many others made our windows vibrate. Theater transported you, and you embraced it fully.
The Huffington Post
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Were so used to being able to hop on the internet or watch TV or ask somebody a question, and shes lost all of that. And that, to me, was so scary and so frustrating. To this end, the team worked to design custom bonnets that would let light through, so that scenes filmed close to Mosss face would be possible. You feel every emotion go across her face, even when she wants to hide from the rest of the world, Miller said. Staying true to the heroines point of view was key for Miller, who said he wanted to keep as much of Atwoods original story intact as possible. Most of the updates were tethered to technology. In the book, Serena Joy, the woman who Offred serves as a handmaid for, is an evangelical personality on TV; in the show, shes an author. If it isnt real ― if you can say, Oh, thats not the real world ― then its less scary.
Mashable
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Nearly two decades after it first hit theaters, Unbreakable is finally getting a sequel. But in typical M. Night Shyamalan fashion, there's a twist. SEE ALSO: Here's a twist: M. Night Shyamalan is king of the box office again As announced by the filmmaker today, his sequel to Unbreakable will also be a sequel to Split the thriller by Shyamalan that opened earlier this year. My new film is the sequel to #Unbreakable AND #Split . It was always my dream to have both films collide in this third film. M. Night Shyamalan (@MNightShyamalan) April 26, 2017 The new film, titled Glass , will bring back Split 's James McAvoy as Kevin Wendell Crumb, along with Anya Taylor-Joy ( The Witch ) as Casey Cooke. Returning from Unbreakable will be Bruce Willis as David Dunn and (of course) Samuel L. Jackson as Elijah Price, a.k.a. Mr. Glass. Read more... More about M. Night Shyamalan , Split , Unbreakable , Entertainment , and Film
The Event Chronicle
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Once you know, you can prepare yourselves and remember how to allow God’s co-creative mind to assist you in making strategic plans of action for returning balance to all unbalanced circumstances. On the other hand, when you are ignorant of truth, which is unfortunately the “state of affairs” for most people on our planet, you will not be able to prepare to make the necessary balanced changes. You will, instead, suffer the consequences of your inaction or unbalanced action, which is a result of ignorance.” Truth is quite disagreeable and unpalatable at best. Do we wish to upset you or vanquish your joy? No–but truth will set you free and bring you joy. But joy alone will not bring you freedom. We love you. This article ( Response to the Latest attempt to discredit the Resistance Movement ) was originally published on Prepare for Change and syndicated by The Event Chronicle .
Variety
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Techradar - Reviews
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XnView was conceived as an image viewer, but over the years it's developed into much more. As well as providing you with countless way to display browse through your photo collection including slideshows XnView also features image editing tools to help you make the most of your photos. There's so much to like about XnView, but the real joy comes from realizing how well thought out it is. Just about every eventuality has been catered for, and there's endless scope for getting the program to work the way you want. Want to preview images in the Windows context menu? No problem. Want to convert between formats or batch process a load of photos with a watermark? Ditto. There's also TWAIN support for capturing scans of photos, a screen capture tool, and much more. You'll quickly discover that XnView is more of an image toolkit than a viewer.
BBC News 24
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partner and her daughter. And its board is at the end of joy Barton and his football career, the 34-year-old has been banned for 18 months after admitting an FA misconduct charge related to betting. Ronnie O'Sullivan.
BMW Blog
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Learning how to drive in a BMW i8 ? It doesn't get better than that for those looking to get their first driving license. Learner drivers in London can now take lessons in a £105,500 BMW i8 courtesy of Bill Plant Driving School who has equipped the 357 hp plug-in hybrid with dual controls, which will allow an instructor to hit the anchors if someone should get carried away with the performance. Jake Plant, operations director at Bill Plant driving school, said: “We’re thrilled to extend our BMW fleet to include the i8 and fill a premium gap in the market, we’ve seen instant demand since launching this on social media and look forward to the limitless joy it will provide pupils learning to drive in such a unique and fun driving experience”. The hybrid sports car is an instant head-turner wherever it goes and its unmistakable looks have built a cult among the enthusiasts, and its performance is just as breathtaking.