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This is what a super blue blood moon looks like This is what a super blue blood moon looks like
- February 01, 2018

That's about 1,500 miles (2,400 kilometers) farther than the supermoon on January 1. A lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth moves between the sun and the moon, it then blocks most of the sun's light from reaching the moon, but the light that gets around the planet passes through the atmosphere and causes the moon to appear red. (more...)
Super Blue Blood Moon and how it affects your zodiac Super Blue Blood Moon and how it affects your zodiac
- February 01, 2018

This one also happened to be an especially close and bright moon, or supermoon . However, it won't be a blue moon - those only happen once.in a blue moon . The next blue moon total lunar eclipse will happen on December 31, 2028, though it won't be quite as large since it will not be as close to Earth . (more...)
Destiny 2 Roadmap Includes 6v6 Iron Banner, Private Matches and More Destiny 2 Roadmap Includes 6v6 Iron Banner, Private Matches and More
- February 01, 2018

Christopher Barrett, the Game Director for Destiny 2 , assured players that everything scheduled on the outline will be available to every player. Be sure to check out all the changes coming with each update. Then at some point in May, Bungie will launch the 1.2.0 update that kicks off Destiny 2's Season 3 of content. Crucible rankings are among those changes, as well as private matches, vault space increase, multi-emote wheel, Eater of Worlds Prestige Mode, and Exotic Masterworks. (more...)
United States urges Poland to rethink Holocaust bill United States urges Poland to rethink Holocaust bill
- February 01, 2018

The bill also prohibits describing Nazi death camps in Poland as Polish. Nauert said the USA understands that phrases like "Polish death camps" are "inaccurate, misleading, and hurtful" but voiced concern the legislation could "undermine free speech and academic discourse". (more...)
NASA in UPROAR as missing £93m satellite found after 13 YEARS NASA in UPROAR as missing £93m satellite found after 13 YEARS
- February 01, 2018

IMAGE was designed as a two-year mission when it was launched in 2000. Tilley was scanning the S-band frequency range looking for something altogether different - the supersecret US government spy satellite known as Zuma that reportedly failed to reach orbit this month after launch from Cape Canaveral by a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster. (more...)
Apple will delay iOS release Apple will delay iOS release
- February 01, 2018

Also, the iPhone X SE may have to make do without the OLED display, dual camera and 3D Touch. Stonehearth Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Apple by 0.8% in the first quarter. It seems that Apple may try the iPhone 5C gambit again. The report comes from Reuters . Even after a positive report from Canalys, the Cupertino tech Giant Apple has run in trouble with the iPhone X . (more...)
Featured Stock for Investors: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Featured Stock for Investors: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)
- February 01, 2018

The overall volume in the last trading session was 37.99 million shares. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 23.24M shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. (MU) worth $2.84 billion at the end of the most recent reporting period.The investor is now holding 65,642,699 shares thanks to an increase of 3,167,366 new shares in their portfolio. (more...)
Southern California gets clear view of super blue blood moon Southern California gets clear view of super blue blood moon
- February 01, 2018

It's called a super blue blood moon . At Cape Canaveral, where a rocket delivered America's first satellite to orbit exactly 60 years ago - Explorer 1 - the blue super moon loomed large in the sky. Channel 3 spoke with residents who were out early January 31st to view the moon in its splendor. Different phases of moon during lunar eclipse in New Delhi. (more...)
Super Blue Blood Moon: What to expect in Tampa Bay Super Blue Blood Moon: What to expect in Tampa Bay
- February 01, 2018

Here's how it breaks down. The second full moon in a calendar month is known as a blue moon . A supermoon is a full moon or new moon that coincides with the moon's position at its closest to the Earth. The "show" is to watch the shadow of the earth moving across the surface of the moon. The Moon will become much darker and take on an ash-grey colour - there will be no extensive red colour. (more...)
The Lister Thunder Is a 666-HP, 208-MPH Jaguar F-Type The Lister Thunder Is a 666-HP, 208-MPH Jaguar F-Type
- February 01, 2018

It's called the Thunder , and it's a souped-up version of the Jaguar F-Type R. It makes sense, since Lister sees itself as a tuner of Jaguar vehicles, much like Brabus and Alpina are for Mercedes-Benz and BMW, respectively. Although we are not directly affiliated with Jaguar Land Rover, Lister has a Jaguar tuning heritage dating back 65 years. The Lister Storm, in 2000, also borrowed a Jaguar V12 and won the FIA World GT Championships that year. (more...)
Windows Defender To Remove Coercive 'Cleaner' Programs Windows Defender To Remove Coercive 'Cleaner' Programs
- February 01, 2018

Specifically it is targeting registry cleaners and optimizers, which Microsoft previously didn't endorse but also didn't blacklist them as unwanted programs or malware. Microsoft started requiring cleaner and optimizer applications to provide customers with detailed explanations about what supposedly needs to be fixed back in February 2016. (more...)
Bell Let's Talk, End The Stigma Bell Let's Talk, End The Stigma
- February 01, 2018

According to the Bell Let's Talk website , the initiative had registered close to 50 million interactions by midday Wednesday. "Through my work with youth in Nunavut, I see every day just how important it is to keep talking so that we can help young people living with mental health issues". (more...)
The State of the (White Nationalist) Union The State of the (White Nationalist) Union
- February 01, 2018

She said Trump also described the successes over the past year - from tax cuts to changes in regulatory policies - and laid out his plans for the next year, including a favorite area of hers: infrastructure. He again called for the construction of a border wall that remains unfunded in Congress. "They have allowed millions of low-wage workers to compete for jobs and wages against the poorest Americans". (more...)
Partial lunar eclipse seen over Charleston Wednesday morning Partial lunar eclipse seen over Charleston Wednesday morning
- February 01, 2018

Nasa said: "While the Moon is in the Earth's shadow it will take on a reddish tint, known as a 'blood moon ". But for the rest of the world, he said: "Everywhere where you will be able to see the full moon, you will be able to see the lunar eclipse ". (more...)
Facebook's new Messenger Kids app in activists' crosshairs Facebook's new Messenger Kids app in activists' crosshairs
- February 01, 2018

Led by the Boston-based Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, the group includes psychiatrists, pediatricians, educators and the children's music singer Raffi Cavoukian. "We are at a pivotal moment, and the tech companies need to decide if they are going to act in a way that is more ethical and more responsive to the needs of children and families, or are they gong to continue to pursue profits at the expense of children's well-being?" he said. (more...)
MGM Resorts International (MGM) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds MGM Resorts International (MGM) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds
- February 01, 2018

Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc who had been investing in Vail Resorts Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.97 billion market cap company. Epoch Invest Prns invested in 33,359 shares or 0% of the stock. The United Kingdom-based Pictet Asset Mgmt has invested 0.02% in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM). (more...)
First Images Of The Detective Pikachu Movie Set First Images Of The Detective Pikachu Movie Set
- February 01, 2018

While the plot of the movie is unclear at this point, what's known is that Ryan Reynolds will voice the titular Pikachu , who is a police detective. The story is set into motion when Smith's character's father is kidnapped, forcing the teen to team up with Pikachu and a young journalist (Newton) in order to find him. (more...)
Microsoft reports better-than-expected quarterly revenue, profit
- January 31, 2018

Microsoft's commercial cloud business continued to gain momentum, but its sequential growth rate appears to be slowing a bit. Azure revenue growth was up 98 percent. Revenue from the Windows commercial business and its related cloud services dipped 4% "due to the impact of a prior year large deal", Microsoft says in a release. (more...)
Investment in the British car industry is plummeting Investment in the British car industry is plummeting
- January 31, 2018

The number of cars that rolled off the production lines in 2017 was still the second highest since the turn of the century. The UK's reputation as a centre for excellence in engine design and manufacture was also boosted in 2017, as billions of pounds of investment helped drive production to record levels, with demand for British-built engines growing at home and overseas. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)
- January 31, 2018

The Donaldson Capital Management Llc holds 32,785 shares with $3.23M value, down from 43,950 last quarter. Walter & Keenan Financial Consulting Co. Burt Wealth Advisors now owns 3,182 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $338,000 after buying an additional 15 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Google is now using machine learning to predict flight delays Google is now using machine learning to predict flight delays
- January 31, 2018

Though Google Flights already includes delay notices, the new ability adds a prediction element so that travelers can be alerted to potential delays before the airline has announced them. Google's excellent Flights service has a new feature that should help remedy this. According to Google, this prediction ability exists independent of the airlines, meaning it can offer predictions even when airlines haven't made any such data available yet. (more...)
Essential Phone to Get Upgrade to Android Oreo 8.1, Not 8.0 Essential Phone to Get Upgrade to Android Oreo 8.1, Not 8.0
- January 31, 2018

So rather than releasing Android 8.0 riddled with bugs, the Essential PH-1 will instead receive Android 8.1 Oreo. Essential claims that, through its long-running beta program, it discovered "several stability issues" in the core operating system update, Thus it will be putting the work in to issue the updated version to users. (more...)
Super Blue Moon Meets Total Eclipse in Rare Astronomical Phenomenon Super Blue Moon Meets Total Eclipse in Rare Astronomical Phenomenon
- January 31, 2018

Secondly, this event shall showcase a moon that is 30 percent more bright than usual as well as 14 percent larger. "These three lunar events separately are not uncommon, but it is rare for all three to occur at the same time", said AccuWeather meteorologist and astronomy blogger Brian Lada. (more...)
Figo-based crossover Ford Freestyle unveiled in India Figo-based crossover Ford Freestyle unveiled in India
- January 31, 2018

It puts out class leading power of 96 PS along with 120 Nm of torque. Ford India President and MD Anurag Mehrotra said that they plan to inaugurate a new touch point every two weeks to enhance accessibility from the current 350 authorised workshops. (more...)
Upcoming Sony Xperia Compact could feature a 18:9 display Upcoming Sony Xperia Compact could feature a 18:9 display
- January 31, 2018

Sony Mobile (previously known as Sony Ericsson Mobile) is a subsidiary of the electronics giant Sony Corporation. "Sony is expected to implant its success factors in the TV business in its smartphone business and develop products such as foldable phones ", Xperia blog quoted an official familiar with LG Display . (more...)