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NASA Tool Predicts Which Cities Will Flood As Ice Melts NASA Tool Predicts Which Cities Will Flood As Ice Melts
- Ноября 17, 2017

A new simulation from NASA highlights how big this potential problem is, showing what could happen to 293 coastal cities around the world over the next 100 years. Sydney, on the other hand is expected to face the effects of ice loss in the Amundsen Sea Sector, a region in Antarctica farthest away from it, while the glaciers closest to the Australian city are less likely to affect it. (more...)
Meteor shower to light up the First Coast sky tonight Meteor shower to light up the First Coast sky tonight
- Ноября 17, 2017

It is important to be far away from artificial lights. The 2017 Leonid meteor shower will peak during the early morning hours of Saturday, November 18, 2015, which is predicted to produce up to 10 meteors per hour this year. These particles are travelling at close to 44 miles per sec (~250,000 kilometres per hour), so they burn up due to friction with air molecules in our atmosphere some 50 miles (80 kilometres) above the ground, leaving a brief incandescent trail. (more...)
Post Instagram Stories From the Mobile Web Post Instagram Stories From the Mobile Web
- Ноября 17, 2017

When you visit Instagram .com on your mobile web, you will see a new camera icon on the top left of your feed. Users can simply tap on it to click a picture or to add a photo from their library. The mobile web features could give Instagram Stories a boost in the developing world, where some users don't have new enough phones or cheap enough data to download native apps . (more...)
To reassert its dominance, Kickstarter wants to take on Patreon To reassert its dominance, Kickstarter wants to take on Patreon
- Ноября 17, 2017

Kickstarter has launched a new version of Drip, a platform for creative artists to gather both support and funding for their work. Kickstarter is hoping to change that with Drip. Drip provides the artists with an opportunity to gather funds and support, but the extra draw for the donors is the invitation to witness and thus be a part of the creative process by being given things like behind-the-scenes access, the artists' latest releases and updates on current projects. (more...)
Dog-owners live longer, new study says Dog-owners live longer, new study says
- Ноября 17, 2017

By analysing national registries of people aged 40 to 80, and comparing them to dog ownership registries, a team from Uppsala University found that dog ownership cut the risk of cardiovascular disease . It could be that those who chose to own dogs simply had more active , healthier lifestyles to begin with, although senior author Tove Fall added it's very likely that owning a dog prompts a more active life. (more...)
Global Sulfuric Acid Market Outlook 2017 Growth, Trends, Forecasts 2022 Global Sulfuric Acid Market Outlook 2017 Growth, Trends, Forecasts 2022
- Ноября 17, 2017

Later part of the Ambient Air Quality Monitoring System report administers in-depth determination of objections, Ambient Air Quality Monitoring System industry drivers, controversies, movements, current announcements and occurrences of the Ambient Air Quality Monitoring System market. (more...)
IPad Pro To Come With 8-Core A11X Bionic Processor IPad Pro To Come With 8-Core A11X Bionic Processor
- Ноября 17, 2017

Apple has kept iPad design basic for a long-time. Supply chain sources indicated that the octa-core processor is tentatively named A11X Bionic chip. By contrast, the A11 Bionic offers 25 percent faster high-performance cores and 70 percent faster high-efficiency cores than the Apple A10 chip from 2016. (more...)
Apple's working with Intel for 5G iPhone Apple's working with Intel for 5G iPhone
- Ноября 17, 2017

Intel is expecting its first 5G chips to roll out in 2019, with the rollout of 5G network. As for Sandra Rivera, Intel's Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Network Platforms Group, he claims that Intel is moving towards gigabit LTE speeds and with the official release of 5G networks, the future is going to look even brighter. (more...)
Troubleshoot problems on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL with Google Assistant Troubleshoot problems on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL with Google Assistant
- Ноября 17, 2017

Earlier this month, Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were reported to have a conflict with branded Bluetooth headphones that emerges through Google Assistant . The original Google Pixel phone also had issues with its camera, due to the cover glass generating a "halo" effect that tended to make its way to nearly every video and photo taken with the phone. (more...)
Ross 128 B, A Potentially Hospitable Exoplanet, Discovered Ross 128 B, A Potentially Hospitable Exoplanet, Discovered
- Ноября 17, 2017

Ross 128 b is only 11 light-years away and "revolves around a so-called 'quiet star, ' so it does not get blasted with harmful radiation". Red Dwarf stars are some of the coolest, faintest, and most common stars in the Universe. The exoplanet has been dubbed Ross 128 b and is the second closest temperate planet detected with Proxima b being the closest. And it might not be the only one. (more...)
Arms Gets a New Fighter Named Misango With Its Latest Update Arms Gets a New Fighter Named Misango With Its Latest Update
- Ноября 17, 2017

In addition to ARMS' thirteenth playable character, the 4.0 update also brings three new arms - Scorpio, Glusher, and Skulky. A new trailer featuring Misango has been embedded above. "When the event ends, collect ARMS currency and badges based on the level you reach". If you use either of these characters, your points will be boosted by 1.5x, with the community's totals then determining the victor. (more...)
Adult Gohan, Gotenks, and Kid Buu are joining Dragon Ball FighterZ roster Adult Gohan, Gotenks, and Kid Buu are joining Dragon Ball FighterZ roster
- Ноября 17, 2017

Although Piccolo helped serve Gotenks' special move in the original series, in the game, the partner will be a character from the team that Gotenks is in. The game will also include a Shop , where you can spend the Zeni earned in-game to buy titles and additional colors for your fighters. Weekly Jump covered the game's Arcade Mode , where players fight along a route that changes whether they win or lose. (more...)
Action Pokemon Movie Recruits Get Down's Justice Smith Action Pokemon Movie Recruits Get Down's Justice Smith
- Ноября 17, 2017

Legendary's live-action Pokemon movie Detective Pikachu has tapped The Get Down actor Justice Smith for the lead role, Variety reports. He's probably best known for his role in Baz Luhrman's The Get Down , which aired on Netflix. (more...)
NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Quarterly EPS Review NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Quarterly EPS Review
- Ноября 17, 2017

Insiders sold 74,343 shares of company stock valued at $3,302,273 over the last ninety days. Investors may be tracking various technicals on shares of Netapp Inc ( NTAP ). Among 43 analysts covering Netapp Inc . Therefore 33% are positive. A recent bid put the stock price near $53.60. Sealed Air Corporation had 44 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Facebook Adds a Trust Indicator to News Articles Facebook Adds a Trust Indicator to News Articles
- Ноября 17, 2017

While Facebook may be leading the way on this initiative, Google , Bing, and Twitter have all agreed to use Trust Indicators in future. It said Trust Indicators are part of a larger effort to combat false news and misinformation on Facebook. (more...)
Apple releases iOS 11.1.2 to fix iPhone X cold weather issue Apple releases iOS 11.1.2 to fix iPhone X cold weather issue
- Ноября 17, 2017

It arrives about one week after Apple released another iOS 11 update to correct an odd autocorrect bug that wouldn't let some iPhone users type the letter "I". Winter and cold temperatures are getting closer and closer for a lot of people, and that means that this iPhone X touchscreen bug was likely to become more widespread and more annoying. (more...)
Plenty of free content updates announced for Middle-earth: Shadow of War Plenty of free content updates announced for Middle-earth: Shadow of War
- Ноября 16, 2017

Endless Siege will have you defending your Nemesis fortresses from the forces of the Dark Lord Sauron as he strives to reclaim Mordor, while Rebellion will have you crushing attempts from within to undermine the Bright Lord, pitting you against turncoat Ologs and Uruks. (more...)
PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Position Lowered by Cullen Frost Bankers Inc PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Position Lowered by Cullen Frost Bankers Inc
- Ноября 16, 2017

PayPal Holdings, Inc. The stock has a market capitalization of $90,940.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 53.21. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc.'s holdings in PayPal Holdings were worth $21,278,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Where Moving Ahead?
- Ноября 16, 2017

Perhaps most importantly where cash movements are concerned, the company saw about 64 million in net operating cash flow. Currently, SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) has an average volume of 11.73 Million. Seadrill Limited has a one year low of $0.15 and a one year high of $4.59. SeaDrill Limited (SDRL ) shares have been seen trading -93.20% off its 52 week- peak value and changed 103.92% from its 52 week-bottom price value. (more...)
Mozilla Drops Yahoo For Google As Default Search Provider In Firefox Mozilla Drops Yahoo For Google As Default Search Provider In Firefox
- Ноября 16, 2017

Firefox Quantum integrates the search and address bars in a bid to reduce the clutter usually found on top of the window. Google is back to being the default search engine on Mozilla Firefox, a slot that till now was being held by Yahoo. The deal also required Yahoo to pay $375 million to Mozilla in 2015, with the amount likely to be largely the same for the subsequent years as well. (more...)
Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro promises F1-like track times Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro promises F1-like track times
- Ноября 16, 2017

Its design is said to be "freed from the constraints and considerations of road use", which implies it as purely intended for use on a track. Developed in collaboration with Red Bull Advanced Technologies and AF Racing, only 25 units of this track beast will be made, and all of them have been spoken for already, with deliveries to commence in 2020. (more...)
Subaru Ascent 7-seat SUV confirmed for LA show Subaru Ascent 7-seat SUV confirmed for LA show
- Ноября 16, 2017

Subaru has been enjoying an ascent - pun inteded - in recent sales. We also know that the Ascent Concept was fitted with a 2.4-liter flat-4 turbocharged engine so most people are expecting to see that under the hood of the 2018 Subaru Ascent as well. (more...)
The Liberty Global PLC (LILA) is Investure LLC's 9th Largest Position The Liberty Global PLC (LILA) is Investure LLC's 9th Largest Position
- Ноября 16, 2017

It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.35 in 2017Q1. 159 funds opened positions while 684 raised stakes. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, November 3 by Jefferies. The firm earned "Strong Sell" rating on Wednesday, August 12 by Zacks. Raymond James & Associates grew its stake by buying 17,536 shares an increase of 35.6% in the quarter. (more...)
Moon, Xi to Hold 2nd Summit in Vietnam on Saturday Moon, Xi to Hold 2nd Summit in Vietnam on Saturday
- Ноября 16, 2017

Last week, Seoul and Beijing agreed to move beyond a year-long stand-off over the deployment of a USA anti-missile system in South Korea, a dispute that has been devastating to South Korean businesses that rely on Chinese consumers. According to Norio Maruyama, press secretary for the Japanese foreign ministry, Japan had discussed North Korea at meetings with other state leaders to "deliver the message that we consider important at this time". (more...)
Overwatch Xbox One X 4K Update Being Worked on, Blizzard Confirms Overwatch Xbox One X 4K Update Being Worked on, Blizzard Confirms
- Ноября 16, 2017

A spokesperson for the company told Windows Central that the team will implement 4K support in the future and are exploring other ways that Overwatch can be enhanced on Xbox One X. Overwatch will receive an upgrade for the Xbox One X, Blizzard has confirmed. It is expected to be released in early 2018. Making her available this week would mean she is playable for the Overwatch free weekend that will be taking place from 17th November. (more...)

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