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Experienced Spacewalkers Wrap Up Station Maintenance Excursion Experienced Spacewalkers Wrap Up Station Maintenance Excursion
- March 30, 2018

Two American astronauts on Thursday completed a lengthy spacewalk to replace old hoses on the the International Space Station's cooling system and make other equipment upgrades, footage from the U.S. The system is created to take temperature measurements of plants all the way down on Earth. The experiment will measure the temperature of plants on Earth to better understand how much water they need and how they respond to stress. (more...)
What's Propelling Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) After Lower Shorts Reported? What's Propelling Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) After Lower Shorts Reported?
- March 30, 2018

The stock decreased 4.39% or $4.58 during the last trading session, reaching $99.73. About 19.28M shares traded. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 15.88% since March 29, 2017 and is downtrending. The SI to NORTEC MINERALS CORPORATION ORDINARY SHA's float is 0.09%. Rocky Mountain Advisers Limited Co reported 1,078 shares stake. Harvey Capital Management has 6.18% invested in Apple Inc. (more...)
Saturday Will Be Year's Second — Blue Moon Saturday Will Be Year's Second — Blue Moon
- March 30, 2018

Now if you are hoping to seeing this rare second Blue Full Moon that arrives this Saturday, you'll have a hard time seeing it. The popular meaning of "Blue Moon" is two full moons in the same calendar month. The phrase "once in a blue moon" refers to something that's rare, and a blue moon is decidedly uncommon. The next blue moon will occur in 2020 on Halloween night, but the next time two blue moons will happen in the same year will not be until 2037, according to Accuweather . (more...)
"IOS 11.3 is out, but only for the new 9.7" iPad
- March 30, 2018

Both compatible with Apple PencilWhile the 12.9-inch iPad Pro was already compatible with an Apple Pencil , the new 9.7-inch iPad also supports the same accessory. While education was the theme of its launch, the new iPad is for anyone. So yes, there will be a bunch of stunning new color cases with Silicone and Leather materials available for you if you are looking for a new case for your iPhone . (more...)
Fifa Investigate 'Racist' Chants At Nigeria Vs Argentina Venue Fifa Investigate 'Racist' Chants At Nigeria Vs Argentina Venue
- March 30, 2018

The game took place in St Petersburg - a tournament host city which will hold six matches including a semi-final - where it is understood Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele were subjected to alleged monkey chants. (more...)
Google gives developers text-to-speech capabilities
- March 30, 2018

The main one is voice response systems for call centers, for which Cloud Text-to-Speech can provide real-time, natural-language conversation. Today, via a Google Blog post , Aharon announced that the company is bringing its text-to-speech synthesis technology to the Google Cloud Platform with Cloud Text-to-Speech. (more...)
A careful Technical Snap of Stock: Baozun Inc. (BZUN)
- March 30, 2018

The Nasdaq composite fell 2.9 percent to 7,008.81 as shares of Apple and Amazon declined. Both these indexes and the Dow Industrials recorded their biggest percentage jumps since August 2015. A beta of greater than 1 indicates that the security's price is theoretically more volatile than the market. A beta of less than 1 means that the security is theoretically less volatile than the market. (more...)
National Space Agency predicts Tiangong-1 to cross Malaysia on March30 National Space Agency predicts Tiangong-1 to cross Malaysia on March30
- March 30, 2018

However, Alan Duffy, a research fellow in the Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing at Swinburne University of Technology in Australia, said that China's secrecy around the space mission made the risks hard to assess. Tiangong-1 is 12 m long with a diameter of 3.3 m and had a launch mass of 8506 kg. The approximate re-entry location can not be determined until the last two hours before it starts to fall, China's space authorities reiterated, state-run Global Times said. (more...)
(INTC) Position Trimmed by Stokes & Hubbell Capital Management LLC
- March 30, 2018

The mounting pressure on price table, shares of the company has 20 days moving average (MA) price volume of 0.91% from previously ending price volume of 38.78 million. Therefore 80% are positive. SunTrust Banks reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $50.00 price objective on shares of Intel in a research note on Friday, January 26th. (more...)
New Hyundai Tucson receives worldwide debut at New York International Auto Show New Hyundai Tucson receives worldwide debut at New York International Auto Show
- March 30, 2018

At the 2018 New York International Auto Show, Hyundai Motor is celebrating the world premiere of the New Hyundai Tucson , the redefined version of Hyundai's most important sales driver worldwide. The two petrol engines offered are both 1.6-litre GDI engine but one is turbocharged. The new oil burner is available in two power tunes - 115 PS and 133 PS. (more...)
These Products Could Get More Expensive in a Trump Trade War These Products Could Get More Expensive in a Trump Trade War
- March 29, 2018

Tackling the USA trade deficit, especially with China, was one of Donald Trump's election promises. At a time when USA wine exports have been slipping overall, there's been growth in exports to China, where a rapidly growing middle class is adopting many Western tastes. (more...)
Walt Disney (DIS) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.17
- March 29, 2018

About 1.65M shares traded or 11.66% up from the average. 43,233 were reported by & Investment Group Inc. It has outperformed by 0.64% the S&P500. Copeland Capital Management LLC's holdings in Walt Disney were worth $3,592,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (more...)
Facebook to Give Users More Control Over Personal Information Facebook to Give Users More Control Over Personal Information
- March 29, 2018

Part of the controversy surrounding Facebook and data gathering company Cambridge Analytica right now arose because users who never agreed to have their personal data used were being involved. The communications experts that spoke with Spectrum News say even though Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg will be testifying before some congress subcommittees about the issue, they don't anticipate much of anything will happen because the federal government has been leaning toward ... (more...)
Facebook privacy settings 'should be easier to find and use'
- March 29, 2018

Although the tech giant yesterday announced that it would bring changes in its privacy settings tools to better protect the users' data, experts are still unconvinced and want such companies to be held accountable on privacy matters. The ministry has asked social media major to submit a reply whether the company or its related or downstream agencies utilising Facebook's data have previously been engaged by any entities "to manipulate the Indian electoral process". (more...)
Three people are suing Facebook for collecting call/text logs on Android Three people are suing Facebook for collecting call/text logs on Android
- March 29, 2018

To test its case, the National Fair Housing Alliance created an ad for a fictitious apartment rental in Washington, D.C., using Facebook's features to exclude "corporate moms", "stay-at-home moms" and other categories that would eliminate women from the ad's potential audience. (more...)
Govt serves notice to Facebook over data leak, privacy breach concerns
- March 29, 2018

Facebook adjusted the privacy settings on its service on Wednesday , giving users control over their personal information in fewer taps. Facebook is also planning to make it easier to download a copy of all the data you've shared with the company. (more...)
13000 years old footprints indicate early entrance of people in America 13000 years old footprints indicate early entrance of people in America
- March 29, 2018

Scientists believe that humans moved from Asia to North America using a land bridge during the last ice age. Along the pacific coast of Canada, much of this shoreline is today covered by dense forest and only accessible by boat, making it hard to look for the archaeological evidence that might support this hypothesis. (more...)
Look! Google Search To Roll Out Mobile-First Indexing Look! Google Search To Roll Out Mobile-First Indexing
- March 29, 2018

Now, Google who have a single index that it uses to produce search results, would not be able to filter out mobile-optimised pages for a user viewing the results on a smartphone. Until now, Google used content from a page's desktop version to index and rank websites, but switched links at the last moment to a site's mobile page if the user was searching from his mobile device. (more...)
Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again
- March 29, 2018

The Plus Code feature of Google Maps is actually based on a system which divides the geographical surface of the Earth into tiny "tiled areas" also. If you wish to download all the above mentioned information and more, you can do so by following this link . Let us see if Google has anything planned in a similar vein to tackle this rejection. (more...)
Doom Patch Adds 4K Support for PS4 Pro, Xbox One X Tomorrow Doom Patch Adds 4K Support for PS4 Pro, Xbox One X Tomorrow
- March 29, 2018

Doom achieved this through dynamic resolution scaling, but fans are wondering if the performance will be the same at native 4K. While the PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One X are both capable of running DOOM in 4K, the latter is considered to be the most powerful console ever made available to the public. (more...)
Scientists Detect Massive Stellar Flare From Proxima Centauri
- March 29, 2018

In short, the flare detected by the researchers is likely one of many that have slammed into Proxima B over its lifetime, and if Proxima Centauri has a habit of blowing off steam in this manner there's little hope that its nearby " habitable " planet is actually habitable at all. (more...)
Family's vehicle ends up at bottom of swimming pool Family's vehicle ends up at bottom of swimming pool
- March 29, 2018

He has four daughters of his own and a wife. I went to college, and my mother kept every copy of THE STAR she bought so that I could get to read them when I came home for breaks. But her forgetfulness was to get worse, as she ran back for the cash without putting the handbrake on. The busy stretch of road, between Elton Corner and Howell's Lane in Blakeney was closed for around five hours after the crash, which happened about 11am on Friday. (more...)
French policeman killed in extremist attack honoured in national tribute
- March 29, 2018

His comments underscore the enduring tension and alarm among France's 400,000-strong Jewish community over antisemitism, which Interior Minister Gerard Collomb on Tuesday described as a cancer that must not be allowed to eat away at the nation. (more...)
With New $299 iPads, Apple Is Making Inroads Into The Education Sector With New $299 iPads, Apple Is Making Inroads Into The Education Sector
- March 29, 2018

The market is now dominated by Microsoft and Google . Some analysts had believed Apple might cut prices , but the company stuck with its more traditional approach of packing more features into a device and maintaining its minimum price point. (more...)
Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Death of Predecessor May Have Been Poisoning Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Death of Predecessor May Have Been Poisoning
- March 29, 2018

After Chris Wylie, the whistleblower in the Cambridge Analytica (CA) data breach scandal, said that Congress had hired his company, the Congress refuted any such claim. The House of Commons' committee investigation into fake news will resume next month after the Parliament's Easter recess, when a senior Facebook executive is expected to give evidence on what the social media giant knew about the alleged misuse of its data by CA. (more...)
Playboy Leaves 'Sexually Regressive' Facebook, Deletes Pages Following Data Controversy Playboy Leaves 'Sexually Regressive' Facebook, Deletes Pages Following Data Controversy
- March 29, 2018

Fury has grown across the site's estimated 1.8 billion users after it was revealed that Cambridge Analyitica, the Trump campaign's data firm during the 2016 presidential race, used a third-party app to obtain private data from more than 50 million Facebook users, most without their consent. (more...)
Funerals held for victims of Kemerovo mall blaze Funerals held for victims of Kemerovo mall blaze
- March 29, 2018

Harrowing accounts have emerged in recent days about the chaos that ensued as the fire engulfed the converted Soviet-era sweet factory, sweeping through a children's play area and movie complex on the shopping center's top floor. She had saved her daughter from the burning cinema but died after going back in to save others, pupils said. One person who had been cited as a possible successor was Tsivilyov, the deputy governor who suggested the man who lost his sister, wife, and children in the ... (more...)
Huawei P20, P20 Pro coming to India soon, company confirms Huawei P20, P20 Pro coming to India soon, company confirms
- March 29, 2018

The gadget will also get a Kirin 970 processor with a clock frequency of 2.3 GHz and 4 GB RAM and 128 GB of internal. Clearly, the triple Os in the word "Soon" hint at the Huawei P20 Pro . It is powered by a Kirin 970 octa-core SoC that comes with AI-based neural processing unit (NPU), which will allow functions like object recognition, and automatic screen recognition when clicking photos. (more...)
Facebook to bring in clearer privacy controls for mobiles Facebook to bring in clearer privacy controls for mobiles
- March 29, 2018

Facebook's product marketing director Graham Mudd said in a statement that shutting down the feature over the next six months "will help improve people's privacy on Facebook". Facebook has said it has received invitations to testify and that it is talking to legislators. Zuckerberg said last week in a CNN interview that he'd be "happy" to testify, but didn't commit to appear. (more...)
Facebook announces new steps to protect users' privacy Facebook announces new steps to protect users' privacy
- March 29, 2018

It's also not at all clear this data being used to target Facebook users is gathered with Facebook users' consent. Until now changing settings had been complex, spread over at least 20 screens, which had frustrated users. They said the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages, in the latest legal challenge facing the company. (more...)