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Samsung on Wednesday debuted its Ultra laptop in the Galaxy Book3 series. Named the Galaxy Book3 Ultra, the laptop was unveiled alongside the Book3 Pro 360 and the Book3 Pro at the Galaxy Unpacked event. Samsung said the Galaxy Book3 Ultra will be available in select geographies on February 22. The product’s India availability has not been confirmed by the company as yet. “The latest Galaxy Book3 series is tailor-made for Galaxy enthusiasts looking for ultra-high computing performance and seamless connected Galaxy experiences to maximize their productivity and creativity,” said TM Roh, President and Head…

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Schools closed in Boston and Worcester over concerns about the risk of hypothermia Worcester, Massachusetts: A powerful arctic blast swept into the US Northeast on Friday, pushing temperatures to perilously low levels across the region, including New Hampshire’s Mount Washington, where the wind chill dropped to 105 degrees below zero Fahrenheit (-79 Celsius), forecasters said. Wind-chill warnings were posted for most of New York state and all six New England states – Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine – a region home to some 16 million people. The National Weather Service (NWS) said the deep freeze would be relatively short-lived, but…

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Vir Das said that he feels sorry and expressed regret for the fan. Comedian Vir Das is quite a popular figure and keeps his fans and followers entertained with quirky posts. In a sweet gesture, a fan mailed the comedian about how he named his son after him. However, the comedian said that he feels sorry and expressed regret for the fan.  The post was shared by Vir Das on Instagram. In the screenshot, the fan writes, “Subject: I named my son after you. Message: Hi Vir Das,I want you to know that I named my son after you almost…

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On a recent visit to Sri Lanka, American billionaire Tim Draper pitched the idea of adopting Bitcoin (BTC) as a legal tender to fight against the corruption that contributed to hyperinflation in the island country. However, a key Sri Lankan authority — central bank Governor Nandalal Weerasinghe — believed doing so would worsen the country’s economic situation. Taking time from a TV shoot in Sri Lanka, Draper met President Ranil Wickremesinghe and Weerasinghe to recommend Bitcoin as a viable option for getting out of financial problems. Tim Draper in Sri Lanka speaking about economic development. Source: YouTube During the meeting,…

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Since the Taliban returned to power in Kabul, Pakistan has witnessed a dramatic uptick in attacks Islamabad: Islamabad will ask the secretive supreme leader of Afghanistan’s Taliban to rein in terrorists in Pakistan after a suicide bombing killed scores of police in a mosque, officials said Saturday. Since the Taliban returned to power in Kabul, Pakistan has witnessed a dramatic uptick in attacks in regions bordering Afghanistan, where terrorists use rugged terrain to stage assaults and escape detection. Detectives have blamed an affiliate of the Pakistani Taliban — the most notorious terror outfit in the area — for the Monday…

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Last year, many crypto firms and startups went under due to the turmoil in the space. In addition, the devastating impact of the crypto winter affected many businesses as prices of crypto assets fell below expected levels. As a result, many crypto-related firms have started implementing restructuring strategies right from the beginning of 2023. Chainalysis is one of the firms making a proactive move to prepare its grounds for the year.  Chainalysis Prepares For Reorganization A report from Forbes revealed that the blockchain research company Chainalysis plans to lay off some of its employees. According to the report, Maddie Kennedy,…

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Microsoft’s new Bing powered by ChatGPT-4 AI will reportedly encourage natural language instead of keyword-driven search terms. The new Bing went live but the company quickly shut it down, reports Windows Central. Luckily, a user named Owen Yin was able to take a few screenshots and test out a few features before his access was removed. According to the screenshots, the new Bing describes itself as a “research assistant, personal planner, and creative partner at your side”. The major change between a normal web search engine and the new AI-powered…

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The United States has announced several packages of sanctions against Russian citizens (File) Washington: Attorney General Merrick Garland said Friday that he had authorized the United States to begin using seized Russian money to aid Ukraine, according to US media. The announcement came during a meeting between Garland and Ukrainian Prosecutor General Andriy Kostin in Washington, nearly one year after Moscow’s invasion of its former Soviet neighbor. “Today, I am announcing that I have authorized the first-ever transfer of forfeited Russian assets for use in Ukraine,” Garland said, according to CNN. The money will come from assets confiscated from Russian…

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Sberbank, Russia’s biggest banking establishment, is ready to have its decentralized finance (DeFi) platform operational by May. According to a report on February 3 by the Russian news agency Interfax, the Russian majority state-owned bank plans to roll out the project in multiple steps based on statements by the Product Director of the Blockchain Laboratory of Sberbank, Konstantin Klimenko. Speaking at the 7th Perm Economic Congress on Friday, Klimenko stated Sberbank’s mission of making Russia the leading nation in DeFi operations. He then commented on the highly anticipated project, saying it was in the closed beta testing phase, with open…

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New provident fund (PF) withdrawal rule: While presenting the Union Budget 2023, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed to decrease Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) from 30 per cent to 20 per cent for taxable component of the Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) Scheme for non-PAN cases. However, other income tax rule will remain same. As per the income tax rule, if a PF or EPF accountholder goes for its EPF withdrawal before completion of 5 years of account opening, then in that case, whole withdrawal amount would remain taxable and PF contribution above ₹2.5 lakh per annum would also remain taxable.…

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