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Sci-tech Fiat Chrysler boss Mr Marchionne says no plans to break up company
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler boss Mr Marchionne says no plans to break up company

The firm now has a buy rating on the stock. UBS Group set a €13.00 ($15.48) price target on shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 11th. The company's ATR (Average True Range) is 0.27. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. ( FCAU ) ended its previous trading session at $23.12 with the Gain of 1.81%.

Sci-tech John Kelly Convinced Trump to Kill Bipartisan DACA Deal
Author: 0 John Kelly Convinced Trump to Kill Bipartisan DACA Deal

Trump has denied he is a racist and insists he didn't make the reported vulgar remarks . Trump was responding to questions as he met with Kazakhstan's president Nursultan Nazarbayev (nur-sul-TAHN' nah-sar-BAH'-yev) at the White House on Tuesday.

Sci-tech Electric cars create hum, not buzz, at Detroit auto show
Author: 0 Electric cars create hum, not buzz, at Detroit auto show

We'll be bringing highlights to you ahead of the public show, which starts this Saturday, January 20. Ford loves a good tease, and at the Detroit Auto Show 2018 this year that's all about electrification. Hau Thai-Tang, executive vice president of product development and purchasing, called it the most powerful and advanced SUV ever - and the first of a new Ford series.

Author: 0 MSFT) — Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ

Genesee Valley Trust Company who had been investing in Microsoft Corporation for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $695.39 billion market cap company. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $63.68. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of C in report on Monday, September 18 with "Buy" rating.

Sci-tech Huawei to include Google's RCS messaging in Android phones
Author: 0 Huawei to include Google's RCS messaging in Android phones

However, Google also offers its own app called Android Messages . As anticipated in the months to come, the global leader in carrier network technology, Huawei announced today that it will partner with Google to enable increased ease in mobile messaging for its huge global user base by strategically incorporating Android Messages (powered by RCS) in its Android smartphone.

Sci-tech Tag: Mi 7 launch date
Author: 0 Tag: Mi 7 launch date

Now, more than four months since the Mi Mix 2 made headlines, our attention is turning towards the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3. The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 is expected to be unveiled this June, the same month a year ago the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 was introduced to the world.

Sci-tech 'Padmaavat' ban to stay in MP, government to study SC order: Minister
Author: 0 'Padmaavat' ban to stay in MP, government to study SC order: Minister

The founder of the Rajput group, Lokendra Singh Kalvi, had warned+ last week that any theatre screening " Padmaavat " would face "detrimental consequences". During the certification process of the film, Bhansali appeared before a parliamentary panel where he said that the film is an adaptation of Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi's " Padmaavat ".

Sci-tech Switch sold 1.5 million units in December 2017, 3DS sold 750000
Author: 0 Switch sold 1.5 million units in December 2017, 3DS sold 750000

While the Nintendo Switch was initially hard to find online, supply has finally caught up to demand and you can grab a console from online retails like Amazon for $299. The Nintendo 3DS system posted its best sales month since December 2014, climbing the ranks despite the popularity of the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo's handheld moved 750,000 units in December, which was a 27 percent increase over a year ago, and the 3DS' best sales month since December 2014.

Sci-tech PEI Police Officer Reminds You To Eat Food, Not Tide Pods
Author: 0 PEI Police Officer Reminds You To Eat Food, Not Tide Pods

Manufacturers have been concerned about toddlers mistakenly ingesting them, but now teens are popping them on goal and posting videos of the results online, reports CBS News correspondent Anna Werner. this year, with half believed to be due to intentional ingestion and many more going unreported, according to Minnesota Poison Control System . "We have seen a large spike in single-load laundry packet exposures among teenagers since these videos have been uploaded", he said.

Sci-tech AJ129: 'Potentially hazardous' huge asteroid is heading in our direction
Author: 0 AJ129: 'Potentially hazardous' huge asteroid is heading in our direction

This superfast speed is nearly fifteen times faster than the world's fastest manned aircraft, the hypersonic North American X-15, which traveled at a speed of nearly 4,520 miles per hour. But fortunately Nasa does not think this asteroid will hit Earth. This would include evacuating the impact area and moving key infrastructure. Recently, more asteroids have been flying close by our planet, with a few giant rocks passing by in December of a year ago alone.

Sci-tech Faster websites will soon get priority on Google Search results on mobile
Author: 0 Faster websites will soon get priority on Google Search results on mobile

The ranking tweak, which will go into effect this July, "will only affect pages that deliver the slowest experience to users and will only affect a small percentage of queries", Google says in the blog. It is encouraging developers to think about how performance affects user experience of their page, and to consider user experience metrics. What that means exactly is anyone's guess, as Google says there is no tool that will determine whether a page is affected by this algorithm update.

Sci-tech Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery release date rumours, platforms and gameplay
Author: 0 Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery release date rumours, platforms and gameplay

And for those wondering about the game's timeline, it takes place between Harry Potter's birtha dn his enrollment at Hogwarts , when Nymphadora Tonks and Bill Weasley were originally students. The game is said to feature both large plot arcs and smaller stories that will help you build relationships with the residents at Hogwarts. Those who are lucky enough to attend A Celebration of Harry Potter - running January 26-28 at Universal Studios in Orlando - will have a chance to sit down in a ...

Sci-tech Bruce McCandless: first astronaut to float untethered in space dies
Author: 0 Bruce McCandless: first astronaut to float untethered in space dies

The space veteran died on Thursday in California, Nasa said. Mr. McCandless was later part of the 1990 shuttle crew that delivered the Hubble Space Telescope to orbit. McCandless was born on June 8, 1937 in Boston, Massachusetts. He earned his bachelor of science degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1958 (graduating second in his class) and his masters of science degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University in 1965.

Sci-tech Google Tries to Fill Vacant IT Jobs Through Certification Program
Author: 0 Google Tries to Fill Vacant IT Jobs Through Certification Program

The certificate is available to everyone, with no prior experience necessary. You'll need to apply for financial assistance through Coursera's Google IT Support page by February 20. "Throughout the program, people will hear directly from Googlers whose own foundation in IT support served as a jumping-off point for their careers", she explained .

Sci-tech Google's Cloud AutoML to Help Businesses Build AI Models
Author: 0 Google's Cloud AutoML to Help Businesses Build AI Models

And today, more than 10,000 businesses are using Google Cloud AI services, including companies like Box , Rolls Royce Marine , Kewpie and Ocado . The overseer of Google's cloud computing, Diane Greene says that one does not need earn a Ph. Google says its main aim is to use its research and technology to democratize data, which will result in models that are quickly ready for production while also providing a higher quality.

Sci-tech Oracle Issues Patches For Spectre & Meltdown Flaws
Author: 0 Oracle Issues Patches For Spectre & Meltdown Flaws

Now Intel has confirmed that newer processors can also be affected, with Sandy Bridge, Ivy Bridge, Skylake and Kaby Lake systems all requiring more frequent reboots. Unfortunately, protecting chipsets from the speculative execution flaws has a performance impact, especially in data centers as well as on clients that don't have the latest and greatest chip architecture or operating system (see Performance Hit: Meltdown and Spectre Patches Slow Systems ).

Sci-tech Xiaomi takes responsibility for 'WhatsApp Obsolete' issue
Author: 0 Xiaomi takes responsibility for 'WhatsApp Obsolete' issue

Earlier, when users clicked on the link, the YouTube video would open in YouTube app installed on the smartphones. Last weekend Xiaomi users complained about a problem with WhatsApp. In a statement, which was also shared with indianexpress.com, Xiaomi said, "A few Xiaomi users reported an issue with WhatsApp on their smartphones".

Sci-tech Facebook expands probe into whether Russian spies swung Brexit vote
Author: 0 Facebook expands probe into whether Russian spies swung Brexit vote

Facebook has heeded calls from British MPs to deepen its investigation into whether Russian agents used the social media platform to spread fake news in order to influence the Brexit vote. Damian Collins, the chairman, said Facebook had ignored clear instructions and looked only for accounts already linked to Russian Federation through investigations into electoral interference in the US.

Sci-tech There's a new single-player Fable game in the works
Author: 0 There's a new single-player Fable game in the works

No further details are now known about Playground's ambitious title, although it is believed they are starting from scratch despite previous Fable assets being backed up by Lionhead prior to shutting its doors. KitGuru Says: Microsoft has been lacking in the exclusives department over the course of this generation. 'I have slightly mixed feelings , ' said Simon Carter, co-creator of the Fable series.

Author: 0 (NASDAQ:INTC) Position Lessened by Texan Capital Management

Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 4,651 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $156,000 after acquiring an additional 265 shares in the last quarter. SunTrust Banks restated a "hold" rating and set a $43.00 price target (up from $39.00) on shares of Intel in a report on Friday, October 27th. As per Wednesday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank.

Sci-tech Nintendo will announce a 'new interactive experience' for Switch later tonight
Author: 0 Nintendo will announce a 'new interactive experience' for Switch later tonight

Nintendo has announced that it'll be revealing a "new interactive experience" for the Switch later tonight. Making moves to draw in a young and fresh audience is an unsurprising move from Nintendo . However, recent comments from the Nintendo France General Manager Philippe Lavoué suggest that Nintendo is no longer actively interested in the technology.

Sci-tech Sony Xperia XZ Pro design and specs leak ahead of MWC 2018
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XZ Pro design and specs leak ahead of MWC 2018

The invitation doesn't mention anything about phones, just that we'll get to see their latest technological achievements. Some rumors say that this flagship device will be the Sony Xperia XZ Pro , and the purported specs of the device are now out in public.

Sci-tech IBM and shipping giant Maersk launch blockchain company for global logisics
Author: 0 IBM and shipping giant Maersk launch blockchain company for global logisics

The new platform could save the global shipping industry billions of dollars a year by replacing the current EDI- and paper-based system, which can leave containers in receiving yards for weeks, according to the companies. The implementation of blockchain is likely partly fuelled by Maersk's desire to create a more secure and transparent, industry-wide system that should make it harder for cyber criminals to infiltrate.

Sci-tech Reliance Jio More Than 100% Cashback, Mobile Wallet Offers for Prime Members
Author: 0 Reliance Jio More Than 100% Cashback, Mobile Wallet Offers for Prime Members

After the completion of 1GB data per day, data speed will be reduced to 64 Kbps. Before the latest revision, Jio Phone's Rs 153 prepaid recharge plan only offered 500 MB data per day for a period of 28 days to Jio Phone users. The cashback will be done in the form of Jio vouchers worth Rs 400 and Rs 300 on above mentioned digital wallets . The offer gives a cashback up to Rs 700.

Sci-tech Land Rover celebrates its 70th anniversary with new £150k V8 Defender
Author: 0 Land Rover celebrates its 70th anniversary with new £150k V8 Defender

An all-new version of the Defender is now in development. By the way, brace for the pricing - 90 and 110 wheelbase Defender Works V8 are available, with the most affordable of them being at least £150,000 at home in the UK. The engine is matched to an eight-speed ZF automatic gearbox with sport mode. Not a word we've often heard in association with the Defender. It's no doubt terrifying that an old-school off-roader with a serious lack of on-street skills will be able to pack such a ...

Sci-tech Centurion Test: Kohli's ton takes India to 287-8 at lunch
Author: 0 Centurion Test: Kohli's ton takes India to 287-8 at lunch

Shami's key interventions came when he took three wickets in a seven-over spell before lunch after AB de Villiers and Dean Elgar had put on 141 for the third wicket. Rabada hung around following Keshav Maharaj's early dismissal but fell before Du Plessis, who struck only four boundaries, was caught and bowled by Jasprit Bumrah (3-70) soon after the paceman gave him another life.

Sci-tech Karbonn Titanium Frames S7 with 13MP selfie camera launched
Author: 0 Karbonn Titanium Frames S7 with 13MP selfie camera launched

MobiKwik users, on the other hand, can get SuperCash worth Rs.2,100. Similarly, a 10 percent discount will be given to customers purchasing the smartphone through IndusInd Bank or Standard Chartered Bank Credit or Debit Cards. Photography enthusiasts can also adjust white balance, shutter speed and ISO settings for a more professional experience. The phone measures 8.2mm in thickness and come with a 13MP selfie camera along with a selfie flashlight which helps in capturing good images during ...

Sci-tech Koreas agree to hold Olympics talks on Wednesday, Seoul says
Author: 0 Koreas agree to hold Olympics talks on Wednesday, Seoul says

The Korean Central News Agency also criticized South Korean president Moon Jae-in for suggesting that President Donald Trump deserved credit for bringing the two sides together. The warning is relatively milder than the North's typical fiery, bellicose rhetoric and it didn't appear to put the recent signs of warming Korean ties in imminent danger.

Sci-tech Scribblenauts Showdown Announced For Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Scribblenauts Showdown Announced For Nintendo Switch

There is also the standard Scribblenauts Sandbox mode that gives you free reign to experiment and play around within the game's engine. From the press release: "In the game's Showdown mode, up to four players face off and imagine their way to victory through card-based strategy and creative skill".

Sci-tech Monster Hunter World Famitsu Review Gives it a Near-Perfect Score
Author: 0 Monster Hunter World Famitsu Review Gives it a Near-Perfect Score

The system, which also includes the game, will be available on January 26 exclusively at GameStop for $449.99. In addition, the Glacier White PlayStation 4 Pro is getting a stand-alone release in North America. The console itself - a 1TB PS4 Pro - is emblazoned with a gloss-on-matte-black depiction of Monster Hunter World's cover star, and series' tough guy, the fire-breathing Rathalos.

Sci-tech Sega announces Theme Hospital spiritual successor Two Point Hospital
Author: 0 Sega announces Theme Hospital spiritual successor Two Point Hospital

The game comes from Two Point Studios, which former Lionhead employees Mark Webley and Gary Carr founded in 2016. Set in the fictional Two Point County, players will take charge of the newly-opened De-Lux Clinic in which one of the main points of order will be to manage and resolve the issue of a more serious affliction of light-headedness that has been sweeping the county as of late.

Sci-tech HUGE new patch launches with DLC release date
Author: 0 HUGE new patch launches with DLC release date

It also raises the player level cap to 45. This morning, Ubisoft sent out a notice announcing the first downloadable content for its stealthy adventure game arrives on January 23. As Bayek, players will go up against famous pharaohs and mythological Egyptian beasts, the level cap will be raised once again to Level 55, and the usual new outfits and gear will be included.

Sci-tech Google Arts & Culture App Picks Country Stars' Portrait Doubles
Author: 0 Google Arts & Culture App Picks Country Stars' Portrait Doubles

But the "match your selfie' feature has gone viral as it lets users match their face with one from a museum ". Users can now match their selfies to famous portraits from global museums and galleries. The selfie feature is similar to other apps that use matching technology to find lookalikes. Once it's installed, fire it up and scroll down until you see "Is your portrait in a museum?" Tap on Get Started and follow the instructions.

Sci-tech Toyota Avalon's aggressive new type pairs with security and effectivity
Author: 0 Toyota Avalon's aggressive new type pairs with security and effectivity

The 2019 Avalon and Lexus models boasting of Apple CarPlay support represents Toyota's baby steps into adopting smart vehicle features that involve third-party systems provided by Apple , Amazon, or Google. Apple CarPlay is now standard on the Avalon as well, Hollis said. But the automaker won't offer Android Auto with the Avalon's 9.0-inch infotainment screen-which can be pinched and flicked like a smartphone.

Sci-tech Google unveils $30bn infrastructure investment plans
Author: 0 Google unveils $30bn infrastructure investment plans

In an effort to expand its cloud business and compete more effectively with rival Microsoft and Amazon , Google will build three new underwater fiber optic cables from the Pacific Ocean to the North Sea over the course of the next two years, according to The Wall Street Journal .

Sci-tech Nugget of Knowledge: Blood, Blue and Super Moon!
Author: 0 Nugget of Knowledge: Blood, Blue and Super Moon!

It will also be the year's first lunar eclipse , which occurs when a full moon enters the Earth's shadow. A supermoon , blue moon and lunar eclipse will happen all at once. But something very special will happen to the moon on this date. Well that's great, but what's a supermoon , blood moon or blue moon? After this year, total lunar eclipses will be on December 31, 2028, and, after that, on January 31, 2037.

Sci-tech Jeep Cherokee shows toned down face and turbo four-cylinder in Detroit
Author: 0 Jeep Cherokee shows toned down face and turbo four-cylinder in Detroit

Before the 2018 NAIAS opens to the public from January 20 to January 28 at the Cobo Center in Downtown Detroit automakers show off new models and make world debuts in scheduled press conferences. The 3.2-liter Pentastar V6 makes 271 horsepower and 239 pound-feet of torque. The 2.4-litre four-cylinder, which now develops 180 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque, remains the base powerplant.

Sci-tech Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Suffers Network Problems
Author: 0 Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Suffers Network Problems

The beta will be open for 48 hours starting January 14 at midnight PST / 6:30 PM ACDT / 8 AM GMT, and ending January 15 at 11:59 PM PST / 5:59 PM ACDT / 7:59 AM GMT. Unfortunately, that's not the case so far, as there are Dragon Ball FighterZ beta issues plaguing the current client, and no timeframe on a fix. Despite the issues, the beta remained online allowing those who could actually make it in the opportunity to continue playing.

Sci-tech SpaceX Is An Engine Of Progress
Author: 0 SpaceX Is An Engine Of Progress

Among the three Falcon 9 rockets, two are already flown first stage boosters, and another is a powerful and strengthened central core stage. The launch of the Falcon Heavy has been on the cards for a long time . However, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk recognized that if the test proves successful, the first mission that would follow soon after should be a monumental challenge, adding that there is "a real good chance" the unmanned Falcon Heavy will not even make it into orbit.

Sci-tech OnePlus 5T updated with OxygenOS Open Beta 2
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T updated with OxygenOS Open Beta 2

The feature , which was introduced with OnePlus 5T in November, has already been rolled out for OnePlus 5 with OxygenOS open beta 3 built on Android 8.0 Oreo. The OnePlus 5T will now have the ability to auto-name folders and a new dynamic icon feature will be available for the desktop clock icon. Other apps such as Clipboard, File Manager, and Dialer have also been improved with some new features .

Sci-tech Moto E5 with Rear Fingerprint Sensor Leaked Online
Author: 0 Moto E5 with Rear Fingerprint Sensor Leaked Online

It has now been moved to the back. It should be noted that the fingerprint sensor does not double as a power button, as that remains on the right edge of the E5. As the Moto E4 was launched in India for 8,999 rupees, we can expect the Moto E5 to be priced somewhere in the vicinity of 8,000 - 10,000 rupees. The company could probably continue to use a MediaTek chipset inside the Moto E5 as well.

Sci-tech Nokia 6 (2018) and the Nokia 7 Receive Update to Android Oreo
Author: 0 Nokia 6 (2018) and the Nokia 7 Receive Update to Android Oreo

The changelog for the update only mentions the January Security patch that brings fixes for Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. Overall, HTC has pulled down the HTC 10's Oreo RUU download as well as the update page . The Indian variant of the HTC 10 was debuted with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor clocked at up to 1.8GHz and comes in 3GB of RAM and 32GB onboard storage.

Sci-tech One man ruptured his throat by trying to hold back a sneeze
Author: 0 One man ruptured his throat by trying to hold back a sneeze

It can also be due to vomiting, retching or heavy coughing. He also was losing his voice. The crackling, popping sensation was a condition known as crepitus, seemingly caused by air bubbles that had seeped into and rubbed against the soft tissues of his neck and the space between his lungs via the hole.

Sci-tech Netflix and NBC Team Up for Two Pre-Olympics Hype Specials
Author: 0 Netflix and NBC Team Up for Two Pre-Olympics Hype Specials

The rival Koreas would each get two spots in the sled, and the team would be trained in the days leading up to the four-man competition by Ferriani and fellow IBSF official Darrin Steele - the CEO of USA Bobsled and Skeleton . At the peak of the altercation, North Korea tested the reach of its Inter-continental Ballistic Missiles (ICBMs) some of which landed in areas close to Guam, an island and tourist resort in the north western Pacific Ocean which is an unincorporated territory of the ...

Sci-tech LG G7 development undergoing changes, starting from scratch again
Author: 0 LG G7 development undergoing changes, starting from scratch again

Why all the delay? On Monday, South Korean publication Korea Herald learned from an LG official that the team responsible for developing the G7 flagship phone has been instructed to halt recent work on the handset. In what might have been foreshadowing, Mr. Senong-jin said at CES in January that the company wouldn't necessarily launch smartphones at a predefined time intervals, and would instead unveil them "when they [were] needed".

Sci-tech GM releases image of Cruise AV self-driving vehicle
Author: 0 GM releases image of Cruise AV self-driving vehicle

No steering wheel, no problem. The Cruise AV is created to operate safely on its own, with no driver, steering wheel, pedals or other manual controls when it goes on the road in 2019. While Alphabet's Waymo hasn't made a similar request, it revealed in November that it is testing fully self-driving cars, with no human driver behind the wheel, in Arizona.