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Arsenal step up Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pursuit with Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan swap expected within 48 hours

“With the swap deal involving Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan set to be announced in the next 48 hours Arsenal are intensifying their efforts to sign striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang” writes Chief Football Correspondent for telegraph.co.uk. If Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang are signed it is expected to be the end of Arsenal’s recruitment this January window.Arsenal are confident that a deal can be done this month although Dortmund are pushing for a player – possibly striker Olivier Giroud – to be included as part of the transfer. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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Donaldson, Bryant set records ahead of arbitration swap

“Donaldson, Bryant set records ahead of arbitration swap FILE – In this Aug. 15, 2017, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays’ Josh Donaldson hits a three-run home run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto” writes Ronald Blum for yahoo.com. The hot corner figures to be smoking Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, when players and team swap proposed salaries in arbitration. Source: yahoo.com Share This:

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Apple’s $29 iPhone battery swap is now available, sooner than promised

“Apple says that that customers can now replace their batteries at the reduced price” writes Dec Est for theverge.com. The company also says that “Initial supplies of some replacement batteries may be limited,” and that details will soon be provided on Apple.com.Earlier this week, Apple published a letter to its customers, apologizing for slowing older iPhones as their batteries aged, and said that it would reduce the price of batteries of the affected phones to from $79 to $29. Multiple iPhone users have filed lawsuits against the company. Source: theverge.com Share…

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Ukraine and pro-Russia rebels in mass prisoner swap

“Ukraine and Russian-backed rebels swapped hundreds of prisoners in the war-torn east of the country on Wednesday, one of the largest such exchanges since the outbreak of an insurgency almost four years ago” writes Telegraph View for telegraph.co.uk. The war in the former Soviet republic broke out in April 2014, after Russia annexed Crimea the previous month. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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Watch This Porsche Rally Team Swap Out An Entire Drivetrain in 12 Minutes

“Despite the team doing the entire swap in an impeccable 11 minutes 45 seconds, it wasn’t enough to secure victory” writes Brian Silvestro for popularmechanics.com. The legendary Porsche racing shop filmed one of its crews swapping out the engine and gearbox from an air-cooled 911 race car during the 2017 East African Safari Classic Rally. Source: popularmechanics.com Share This:

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BP, Shell plan to swap energy commodities on a blockchain by end of 2018

“Reuters reported that BP PLC and Royal Dutch Shell PLC announced plans Monday to make a blockchain-based tool for energy trading in 2018” writes Kyt Dotson for siliconangle.com. A consortium of the world’s energy giants is planning to build a blockchain platform to enable them to swap energy commodities.The objective of the platform would be to reduce administrative costs and operational risks related to physical energy trading between partners.Blockchain technology, which allows the trading of digital currencies such as bitcoin, operates by providing a cryptographically secured distributed ledger between parties…

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