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SpaceX to launch its most mysterious payload yet SpaceX to launch its most mysterious payload yet
- Ноября 16, 2017

All that is known at this point is that Falcon 9 will fire from NASA's Kennedy Space Centre, Florida, and deliver Zuma into orbit. Manchester based company Starchaser has successfully launched a research rocket and now aims to rocket tourists into space by 2022. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Launch Set for Today OnePlus 5T Launch Set for Today
- Ноября 16, 2017

But the company will unveil add another security method on the OnePlus 5T which was discovered from the unboxing video. A competition to win tickets to the event was also held earlier. The OnePlus 5T will come with two internal memory options - 64GB and 128GB. The Android 7.1.1 Nougat based smartphone is likely to come with Snapdragon 835 processor, Adreno 540 GPU, 6/8 GB RAM with 64/128 GB memory respectively, and a 3300 mAh battery. (more...)
Philo is a sports-free TV bundle for just $16 per month Philo is a sports-free TV bundle for just $16 per month
- Ноября 16, 2017

But as society becomes more accustomed to OTT's world of customization, and with the launch of TV services from YouTube, Hulu, and fubo, the once skinny bundle is looking a little bulkier, especially for those who watch sports using an antenna or don't hold interest in the genre at all. (more...)
The Value of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) Underpriced by 14.3%?
- Ноября 16, 2017

Twenty First Century Fox Inc now has $52.34 billion valuation. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. now owns 5,409 shares of the company's stock valued at $153,000 after purchasing an additional 2,336 shares during the last quarter. They issued an "overweight" rating and a $35.00 target price on the stock. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of TSS in report on Sunday, September 24 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
New icon & color system that better highlights points of interest New icon & color system that better highlights points of interest
- Ноября 16, 2017

Being able to quickly discern details while navigating is important, and Google is hoping some new changes in Google Maps will help with that. Google earlier today announced a new Google Maps update created to make getting from point A to point B even easier. (more...)
Rick Ross Joined 'Free Meek Mill' Protest in Philadelphia Rick Ross Joined 'Free Meek Mill' Protest in Philadelphia
- Ноября 16, 2017

TMZ has obtained a court transcript in which the Assistant D.A.in Meek's case reminded the judge that she made a big exception for Meek associating with Charlie Mack . Judge Brinkley has not replied to requests for comment, and Mack claimed to Page Six that he doesn't know the judge, and was merely an "old family friend" of Meek, having represented him in his early career. (more...)
'Super Mario Bros' movie going to 'Minions' studio 'Super Mario Bros' movie going to 'Minions' studio
- Ноября 16, 2017

Super Mario will be bringing his wrenches and magical brand of justice to the big screen if a deal being discussed by Nintendo and animation studio Illumination Entertainment gets signed. How it will perform is uncertain given the relative failure of many video game-based movies...both animated and live action. Last year's " Warcraft " was a flop in the US, though it did well in China, and other disappointments have included adaptations of "Doom", " Need for Speed ", "Prince of "Persia" and ... (more...)
Watch the 'Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris' reveal right here Watch the 'Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris' reveal right here
- Ноября 15, 2017

More streams detailing more of the content coming to Curse of Osiris will run in the weeks to come, ahead of the DLC's December 5 release. On Mercury is a place called the Infinite Forest, which is described as "a reality engine the Vex use to simulate all the aspects of reality that they can touch, because they are looking for something specific". (more...)
Lenoid meteor shower to occur in the UAE this weekend Lenoid meteor shower to occur in the UAE this weekend
- Ноября 15, 2017

Leonid meteor shower, near Amman ReutersThe Leonid meteor shower can be one of the most spectacular meteor showers of the year - with thousands of shooting stars blazing across the sky. expects clear skies during Thursday night and partly cloudy skies Friday night in Myrtle Beach. People in the northern hemisphere will get the best seats to enjoy the stunning show, while those in the southern hemisphere can also get good views, depending upon the clarity of the night sky. (more...)
N+1 Singer Reaffirms Buy Rating for Fenner PLC (FENR) N+1 Singer Reaffirms Buy Rating for Fenner PLC (FENR)
- Ноября 15, 2017

The stock decreased 2.27% or $2.3 during the last trading session, reaching $98.86. This is assuming the current $0.14 EPS is accurate. After $1.78 actual earnings per share reported by Celgene Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.25% negative EPS growth. (more...)
Motorola Moto Tab Price in India Motorola Moto Tab Price in India
- Ноября 15, 2017

Now available exclusively via Flipkart .com in the country, the Tab 7 carries a price-tag of INR 9,999. Lenovo-owned Motorola , after a gap of more than five years, has launched a brand new tablet dubbed as Moto Tab in the US. The device is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor and 2GB RAM. Among other specifications, there is Global Positioning System, a microSD card slot, dual-SIM support and Dolby Atmos Sound with Single Front Facing Speaker in the device. (more...)
Amazon brings Alexa, and Echo speakers, to Canada
- Ноября 15, 2017

Amazon launched Prime Music and Alexa in Canada today, along with three devices that support the voice assistant: the Echo, Echo Plus, and Echo Dot. Amazon Echo Plus includes all the features of Echo but includes a built-in ZigBee smart home hub, allowing you to control Alexa when you're not home, available in Silver, White and Black. (more...)
Starcraft II goes free-to-play today Starcraft II goes free-to-play today
- Ноября 15, 2017

Starcraft II is available for both Windows and Mac, but before you can get it, you'll need a Blizzard Battle.net account. If you do not have a Battle.net account, you will need to sign up for one using the registration page . You'll get Heart of the Swarm simply by logging in between November 8 and December 8. You will be able to access the ranked multiplayer ladder to compete with other players to become the best of the best, complete with all of the multiplayer units from Wings ... (more...)
Astronomers find another Earth-size world relatively close to the Sun Astronomers find another Earth-size world relatively close to the Sun
- Ноября 15, 2017

The star is classified as a red dwarf, which are some of the coolest, faintest - and most common - stars in the universe. Ross 128 b is 20 times closer to its star than Earth is to the sun, hence its year lasts just 9.9 days. Scientists estimate that the newly discovered exoplanet likely has temperatures similar to Earth. The only closer temperate planet is Proxima b, whose star, another red dwarf, bombards it with ultraviolet and X-ray radiation, possibly rendering it uninhabitable. (more...)
This 10-year-old unlocked his mom's iPhone X using Face ID This 10-year-old unlocked his mom's iPhone X using Face ID
- Ноября 15, 2017

He also unlocked his dad's phone too. But in a shocker, a 10-year-old accidentally unlocked his mother's iPhone using his face which was not even registered in the phone. While cases like this one might not be that common, it seems family members with similar facial structure could circumvent the privacy of their loved ones by fooling the Face ID tech. (more...)
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Stake Increased by Graticule Asia Macro Advisors LLC
- Ноября 15, 2017

Llc has 0.68% invested in the company for 733,806 shares. The stock increased 0.64% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $64.03. SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE:SXC) has risen 59.81% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Archford Capital Strategies Limited Liability Company stated it has 602 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Radian Group Inc . (RDN) has a Return on Assets of 3.00%. (more...)
Time running out to save planet, 15000 scientists warn
- Ноября 15, 2017

The paper is a " second notice " because 25 years ago, a majority of the world's Nobel laureates and other scientists signed a warning letter, saying issues such as ozone depletion, forest loss, climate change, and population growth needed to be addressed. (more...)
GameStop halts its unlimited used game rental program GameStop halts its unlimited used game rental program
- Ноября 14, 2017

This essentially turned GameStop into a kind of library where you can pay to take out any games you want to play. GameStop's all-you-can-eat subscription to used games has been suspended, apparently over concerns with how the aging computer systems in the company's 7,000 stores can handle and track checkouts. (more...)
OnePlus left a backdoor in its devices capable of root access OnePlus left a backdoor in its devices capable of root access
- Ноября 14, 2017

The application is present in all OnePlus devices including 3, 3T and 5. "If you have an OnePlus device, I'm pretty sure you have this app pre-installed". However, it also holds a backdoor which is capable of root access, even if the device has not been unlocked. The developer claims that the company has left behind the software intentionally, and he will come out with the application for rooting OnePlus devices without unlocking. (more...)
Senior cop caught getting massage from lady home guard Senior cop caught getting massage from lady home guard
- Ноября 14, 2017

The weird incident took place in Telangana Jogulamba Gadwal district around 4-5 months ago. Though no official statement was released from the state police, a report in HT said that the incident did happen at the Jogulamba Gadwal police headquarters. (more...)
Rocket Issue Delays Launch of Advanced New JPSS-1 Weather Satellite Rocket Issue Delays Launch of Advanced New JPSS-1 Weather Satellite
- Ноября 14, 2017

The satellite, called JPSS-1, will provide meteorologists with a variety of observations, such as atmospheric temperature and moisture, sea-surface temperature, ocean color, sea ice cover, volcanic ash and fire detection. The mission is a joint effort between NOAA and NASA. The JPSS-1 was scheduled to be launched around 4:47 a.m. EST from Vandenburg Air Force Base in California. (more...)
Pradyuman case: CBI denies allegations of accused's father Pradyuman case: CBI denies allegations of accused's father
- Ноября 14, 2017

After thorough investigation, the CBI detained the boy and claimed that he had murdered Pradyuman to get school exams postponed. In a complete u-turn the juvenile has retracted his statement given to the CBI in connection with the Ryan murder case. (more...)
Google Home Speakers Now Act as Intercoms in Canada and Beyond Google Home Speakers Now Act as Intercoms in Canada and Beyond
- Ноября 14, 2017

Google Assistant powered speakers have a brand-new feature allowing users to broadcast messages to every speaker in the house. So, if you need to round up the family or your co-workers in the morning, all you have to do is say "OK Google, broadcast it's time for school" or "OK Google, broadcast it's time for a meeting". (more...)
Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser Space Plane Aces Free-Flight Drop Test Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser Space Plane Aces Free-Flight Drop Test
- Ноября 13, 2017

Ten years into development, the spacecraft completed a successful free-flight drop test in the Mojave Desert in November 2017. On Saturday, private spaceflight company Sierra Nevada announced that its Dream Chaser spaceplane had successfully glided and landed on a runway after being released from a helicopter. (more...)
'Call of Duty WW2' Dev Addresses Connectivity Issues, Delays Next PC Patch 'Call of Duty WW2' Dev Addresses Connectivity Issues, Delays Next PC Patch
- Ноября 13, 2017

Although originally launched with dedicated servers and a bustling social Headquarters feature, most PS4 & Xbox One users are left asking, "Why Am I alone in Headquarters ?" Call of Duty WW2 is currently a mess right now when it comes to online connectivity . (more...)

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