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Sci-tech WhatsApp latest version on iOS now adds support for Apple's CarPlay
Author: 0 WhatsApp latest version on iOS now adds support for Apple's CarPlay

Apple's CarPlay solution now supports its first third-party messaging app, as users of Facebook-owned WhatsApp can now send and receive messages in the auto. From there on, you can open the app using your voice only with the 'Siri, open.' command. This is not the first time to control the WhatsApp via CarPlay interface.

Sci-tech Google completes deal to buy part of HTC's phone division
Author: 0 Google completes deal to buy part of HTC's phone division

Google has now successfully purchased the majority of HTC smartphone design division, with an estimated 2,000 engineers being transferred from HTC to employment under Google's hardware division. The acquisition should help Google streamline the process of making its Pixel phones in the future since it would have to rely on just company - and its engineering staff - to make its Pixel phones.

Sci-tech 6GB 'Moto x4' launched at Rs 24999
Author: 0 6GB 'Moto x4' launched at Rs 24999

Offered in Super Black and Sterling Blue color options, the smartphone will be available exclusively on Flipkart and Moto Hubs across India. It was launched in two RAM + Storage variants of 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB which are priced at Rs 20,999 and Rs 22,999, respectively.

Sci-tech Mansourasaurus Shahinae: Rare Dinosaur Fossil From Late Cretaceous Links Africa, Europe
Author: 0 Mansourasaurus Shahinae: Rare Dinosaur Fossil From Late Cretaceous Links Africa, Europe

But scientists know very little about what they were like, what happened to them, and how they're related to the dinosaurs found across Asia. The specimen answers questions like "What animals were living there?" and "To what other species were these animals most closely related?" Paleontologists from Egypt's Mansoura University were having an expedition at that time.

Sci-tech Apple releasing new iPad, three Macs this year
Author: 0 Apple releasing new iPad, three Macs this year

Details on these machines are scarce as they are presented as tidbits as part of a larger article on Apple's chip division. Now, if a new report from Bloomberg is any indication, Apple is already working on a new co-processor that is likely to debut in three new MacBook models.

Author: 0 Deputy attorney general reportedly approved surveillance of Trump associate Carter Page

The revelation is part of a memo drafted by Republican staffers on the House Foreign Intelligence Committee, three people in the know about the document told the New York Times . No information has publicly emerged that the Justice Department or the Federal Bureau of Investigation did anything improper while seeking the surveillance warrant involving Page.

Sci-tech Iran condemns terrible terror attack in Kabul
Author: 0 Iran condemns terrible terror attack in Kabul

At least 100 people have been killed and over 150 injured in suicide bombing in Kabul . In May, 150 people were killed by a suicide bomb attack in Kabul . The target was apparently an interior ministry building nearby. Kabul , with a population of almost five million, has been hit by series of terror attacks over the past couple of years.

Sci-tech Felt reduced to a vagina only: Swara Bhaskar on 'Padmaavat'
Author: 0 Felt reduced to a vagina only: Swara Bhaskar on 'Padmaavat'

She stressed: " Women have the right to live, despite being raped , sir". "She further wrote", A mentality that believes that the worth of women lies in their vaginas, that female lives are worthless if the women are no longer controlled by male owners or if their bodies have been "desecrated" by the touch of; or even the gaze of a male who doesn't by social sanction "own" or "control" the female".

Sci-tech 'Super Blue Blood Moon' to take place January 31
Author: 0 'Super Blue Blood Moon' to take place January 31

Just make sure you get up early Wednesday morning or you will miss out. A supermoon is a new or full moon which occurs with the moon at or near (within 90% of) its closest approach to Earth in its' elliptical orbit. "An eclipsed moon doesn't just disappear from view, it doesn't even appear black". What Regions of Earth Will Have the Best View of the Super Blue Blood Moon? The best times to see super moons are at sunset and sunrise, when the moon is closer on the horizon.

Sci-tech Facebook to Push More Local News Into Your Feed
Author: 0 Facebook to Push More Local News Into Your Feed

Facebook said it considers publishers "local" if their links tend to be shared "by readers in a tight geographic area". "We are testing this in six USA cities and plan to expand in the coming months". He also cited research suggesting that reading local news prompted people to be more engaged in their communities. In effect, two of the tech companies most often criticized for undermining the business model of news publishers are now looking to shore it up.

Sci-tech Kim Kardashian Shows off Her 'Bo Derek' Braids
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Shows off Her 'Bo Derek' Braids

On Sunday, the 37-year-old reality star posted a video of her flaunting thin, bleached-blonde braids with white beads at the end. This is not the first time the Kardashian sisters have got themselves in trouble for cultural appropriation.

Sci-tech Trump blasts European Union trade policies, hints at retaliation
Author: 0 Trump blasts European Union trade policies, hints at retaliation

The European Union gave President Donald Trump a fresh warning about any US curbs on imports from Europe by pledging rapid retaliation, highlighting the persistent risk of a trans-Atlantic trade war. "They're not the only one, by the way". "For us, trade policy is not a zero-sum game, it is not about winners and losers", he said. Trump delivered the warning during a wide-ranging interview last Thursday on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he took his "America First" ...

Sci-tech Truly rare Super Blue Blood Moon Wednesday
Author: 0 Truly rare Super Blue Blood Moon Wednesday

But just what and how rare are super-, blue and blood moons? A Blue Moon is the name of the phenomenon of having two full moons in one month. "At first, the moon will look dark gray in color during the overnight hours", said WLOX First Alert Meteorologist Wesley Williams. In Provo, the total lunar eclipse will begin at 5:51 a.m.

Sci-tech Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Will Arrive in February
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Will Arrive in February

Square Enix hasn't confirmed the official Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition release date as yet but this App Store listing mentions that the game is going to be released on February 9th for iOS devices. The pricing structure is a bit odd, in that chapters two and three will only cost $0.99 but four through ten will cost $3.99. Subsequent chapters will be available at a to-be-announced price.

Author: 0 Is International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) Ready for a Breakout?

About 758,917 shares traded. The Price to Cash Flow for International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ) is 9.263449. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. This continues to be an interesting story, and we look forward to updating it again soon on International Business Machines Corporation. Moreover, Ahl Prtn Llp has 0.23% invested in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM).

Sci-tech Humble Ubisoft sale live Assassin's Creed Origins, Ghost Recon and more
Author: 0 Humble Ubisoft sale live Assassin's Creed Origins, Ghost Recon and more

This news comes from Assassin's Creed Community Manager Dominik Voigt on Reddit, who replied to a thread saying: "New Game + is coming". More information will be shared soon, according to that post. Given the overhauled combat system, the prospect of fighting renewed enemies is a lot more appealing than it once would have been as well. To be honest, Ubisoft is working hard on the new title of the Assassin's Creed franchise, that's for sure.

Author: 0 Heritage Wealth Advisors Buys 87 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc

Amazon.Com Inc now has $675.61B valuation. The stock increased 1.01% or $14.135 during the last trading session, reaching $1416.185. About 1.42M shares traded. Lakeview Capital Partners LLC now owns 1,074 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $1,040,000 after buying an additional 176 shares during the period.

Sci-tech New Apple India chief Coulomb may end online discounts
Author: 0 New Apple India chief Coulomb may end online discounts

Since the past two years Apple's online presence in India has increased substantially. Now, the distributors can not think of doing that since the margins have been drastically reduced . and China. Apple shares are down 0.8 percent in Monday's premarket session after the report. Apple now does not have an offline sales channel of its own and has mandated five distributors to manage sales in specific areas and with trade partners.

Author: 0 Total lunar eclipse observation Jan 31

Anil Pandey said, On the 31st, the moon will be on the closer orbit to the earth. Lastly, when the sun, moon , and the earth come in a straight line, it is known as full moon . While viewers along the East Coast will see only the initial stages of the eclipse before moonset, those in the West and Hawaii will see most or all of the lunar eclipse phases before dawn.

Sci-tech Moto X4 with 6GB RAM launched in India at Rs 24999
Author: 0 Moto X4 with 6GB RAM launched in India at Rs 24999

The Moto X4 6GB RAM variant will be available exclusively via Flipkart and Moto Hubs across India starting February 1. Apart from the usual offers on exchange and bank-specific offers, Vodafone users will get up to 490 GB free data if they recharge their number for Rs 199 with the X4.

Sci-tech Microsoft issues new update to negate issues from Intel's Spectre fixes
Author: 0 Microsoft issues new update to negate issues from Intel's Spectre fixes

Not only the older PCs, even the hardware with the latest Intel chipsets will experience a minor performance impact, however, the average user should not notice any major software glitch. But Microsoft is taking things a step further, as this new update - which users can only download manually via the Windows Update catalog - will prevent Windows 10 devices from receiving Intel's buggy "fixes", and will also prevent them from rebooting or malfunctioning because of the Intel patches.

Sci-tech Xiaomi Mi 7 Will Not Launch At MWC 2018
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 7 Will Not Launch At MWC 2018

While the tipster did not reveal much about the device itself, he did, however, ask the readers to guess which of the upcoming Xiaomi devices will be the first to feature Qualcomm's latest flagship Snapdragon 845 chipset. At this moment, there is no official confirmation of the existence of Mi MIX 2S and these leaks should be taken with a grain of salt. Mi MIX 2, however, featured a more compact 5.99-inch display as compared to the predecessor's 6.4-inch.

Sci-tech Voting ends at Greek Cypriot administration
Author: 0 Voting ends at Greek Cypriot administration

However, Turkish Cypriots pulled out of the state in 1964 after intercommunal fighting which was instigated by nationalists who wanted a separate Turkish Cypriot state. Malas, a genetics scientist, was also the candidate supported by the AKEL in the 2013 elections, but lost to Anastasiades. Nicholas Papadopoulos, the leader of the center-right DIKO party and son of the late former President Tassos Papadopoulos, trailed in third place with 25.74 percent.

Sci-tech Missing mother's remains found stuffed in two suitcases in BMW
Author: 0 Missing mother's remains found stuffed in two suitcases in BMW

He was found in a ravine and had suffered self-inflicted slash wounds to the throat and wrist, Oregon Live reported. He survived and is in police custody. "And I love mine". You never would expect that to happen to someone that you know, ' Zghoul's childhood friend Gregory McKelvey told KOIN 6 News .

Sci-tech Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Receives
Author: 0 Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Receives "Sell" Rating from Cowen

The stock has a market cap of $58,510.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -40.05 and a beta of 0.94. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 4.72% gains and is up by 3.93% compared with its 200-day moving average of $61.73. (NASDAQ:EGRX) on Friday, September 1 with "Buy" rating. Quantbot Technology LP reported 7,316 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. (NASDAQ: TSLA ). Moreover, Lenox Wealth Advsr has 0.01% invested in Tesla, Inc .

Sci-tech YouTube Ads Hijacked Visitors' Computers to Mine Cryptocurrency
Author: 0 YouTube Ads Hijacked Visitors' Computers to Mine Cryptocurrency

The fact that it was so easy for cryptojackers to infuse their malicious codes on YouTube ads is quite alarming. Coinhive is an online service that allows you to mine cryptocurrency , but it's often looked down upon as it allows you to use computers you don't own to run its code and mine virtual currency for yourself.

Sci-tech SpaceX confirms Falcon Heavy rocket launch for February 6
Author: 0 SpaceX confirms Falcon Heavy rocket launch for February 6

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted the deadline on Saturday, including that there will be a lot of survey open door for people in general from the close-by highway. At that time, Musk said the launch would take place "in a week or so". Those launch viewing packages range in price from $35 per person (for simple viewing access and parking) to the already sold out $195 per person "Feel the Heat" package, which offers two-day admission to the KSC Visitor Complex, transportation to a viewing area at ...

Sci-tech Vodafone ₹198 prepaid plan revised, now offers more data
Author: 0 Vodafone ₹198 prepaid plan revised, now offers more data

The Jio Rs 299 plan which was currently offering 2GB of data per day, will now give customers 3GB of data per day. Additionally, the company has also introduced data add-ons for Jio Phone at Rs 11, Rs 21, Rs 51 and Rs 101. Our phones are flooded with hundred of SMSes from respective SIM operators offering best and cheap data plans and these messages are delivered nearly every day.

Author: 0 Triple threat: 'Super blue blood moon' to rise January 31

Mr Duari went on to say the northeastern and eastern parts of the country will see the eclipse a minute after the moon rises, which will be at 5.17pm in Kolkata (formerly known as Calcutta). The best time to view it will be from 5 a.m.to 6 a.m. Weather permitting, eclipse fans in Hawaii will experience the lunar eclipse from start to finish, as will skywatchers in Alaska, Australia and eastern Asia.

Sci-tech Blizzard now seek out toxic Overwatch players' YouTube channels to ban them
Author: 0 Blizzard now seek out toxic Overwatch players' YouTube channels to ban them

Yesterday, Kaplan appeared in another developer update video this time addressing community questions. "We now proactively seek out social media sites like YouTube, for example and look for incidents of very toxic behavior and track down the accounts that are participating in those and action them, often times before anybody's even reported them or they've shown up in any other place".

Author: 0 Starc, Gayle And New Tendulkar - Five To Watch In IPL Auction

The Punjab franchise bought right hand batsman K.L. Rahul for Rs11 crore following an intense bidding war, his base price was set at Rs2 crore. Meanwhile, Yuvraj Singh was sold to KXIP for his base price of Rs 2 crore. Mills headlines a selection of county players also including fellow paceman Tom Helm and batsman Joe Denly but in addition to the two dozen England-registered players, there is an intriguing wild card in Jofra Archer .

Sci-tech Researchers at BYU Recreate Iconic Holographic Image from Star Wars
Author: 0 Researchers at BYU Recreate Iconic Holographic Image from Star Wars

Who could forget the first time Luke Skywalker saw the 3D projection of Princess Leia in A New Hope? Smalley and his coauthors have developed a free-space volumetric display system, based on photophoretic optical trapping, which forms full-color, aerial volumetric images with 10-micron image points by persistence of vision.

Sci-tech DJI reveals its newest drone, DJI Mavic Air
Author: 0 DJI reveals its newest drone, DJI Mavic Air

In fact, since that drone features fixed struts, the Spark actually ends up being a bit wider. Mavic Air's global release, first unveiled on Tuesday in NY, follows the exit by rival GoPro, as it cuts more than a fifth of its workforce and ceded the global market for recreational drones to the Shenzhen-based DJI .

Sci-tech Western Digital (WDC) Updates Q3 Earnings Guidance
Author: 0 Western Digital (WDC) Updates Q3 Earnings Guidance

Western Digital had a net margin of 7.38% and a return on equity of 26.48%. Western Digital has a one year low of $71.38 and a one year high of $95.77. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, June 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. KeyCorp reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of Western Digital in a research report on Friday, October 27th.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9

Apart from that the most interesting thing here is the addition of a new AR trick implemented here. Firstly, the fingerprint scanner placement will be different as it will be now placed below the rear camera module, unlike the side placement on the S8 and S8+.

Sci-tech Publisher cancels price hike for FPS
Author: 0 Publisher cancels price hike for FPS

That sentiment was widely shared enough to make the pricing changs and new Outbreak loot boxes the topic du jour throughout the game's community, with a lot of other people chiming in to convey similar feelings . Outbreak, as Ubisoft explains it , is a four-week three-player cooperative mode that has players fighting a mysterious infestation in the town of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

Sci-tech How to watch the lunar eclipse in Chicago next week
Author: 0 How to watch the lunar eclipse in Chicago next week

To prepare you for the lunar triple whammy, here's your all-you-need-to-know guide. Dr Beshir Marzouk, the astronomy expert at QCH said two Blue Moons will happen during this year. "Weather permitting, the West Coast, Alaska and Hawaii will have a spectacular view of totality from start to finish", Johnston said. "Unfortunately, eclipse viewing will be more challenging in the Eastern time zone".

Author: 0 Microsoft (MSFT) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Instinet

After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $91.82, MSFT sits below its 52-week high. About 26.38 million shares traded or 10.94% up from the average. New England Research & Management Inc. now owns 17,954 shares of the software giant's stock worth $1,238,000 after buying an additional 2,350 shares during the period.

Sci-tech IOS 11.3 code hints at incoming 'modern' iPad with Face ID
Author: 0 IOS 11.3 code hints at incoming 'modern' iPad with Face ID

We are tempted to think that Apple did this now since people are used to the swipe-up-to-go-home gesture on the iPhone X . The new feature helps you shorten the delay time for multitasking activities. This feature may save your life in Europe, but in the US you'll have to hope you can tell operators the address or hope they can see you wave. The Business Chat will take place in the Messages app, which is where users are already getting text messages.

Sci-tech A rework for Destiny 2's raid rewards launches next week
Author: 0 A rework for Destiny 2's raid rewards launches next week

Destiny 2's January update, the game's first major patch of 2018, will launch alongside the year's inaugural Iron Banner week, developer Bungie announced today . Speaking of the January update, the Destiny 2 developer focused on improving two things - Raid perks and Masterwork armor . These mods will be Legendary by default, so players won't have to sacrifice 5 Power for a good bonus.

Sci-tech Apple started taking Pre-Orders of HomePod from Today
Author: 0 Apple started taking Pre-Orders of HomePod from Today

An Apple A8 SoC powers it and the company Apple has designed it in a way that the speaker adjusts to its surroundings, which is known as "spatial awareness" that lets the speaker tune the sound according to space. The Siri-enabled speaker is available on Apple's website as well as the iOS Apple Store app on iPhone and iPad. Only slightly more expensive than one Apple HomePod.

Sci-tech Alabama Locals Hold Candlelight Vigil For Taco Bell That Burned Down
Author: 0 Alabama Locals Hold Candlelight Vigil For Taco Bell That Burned Down

The event, organized on Facebook , asked fans of the chain to "join us in mourning as we stand together in the loss of our beloved Taco Bell ". According to Time , residents gathered in the parking lot Sunday night to "honor" the restaurant after its untimely "death" on January 17 when it caught fire.

Author: 0 Reviewing the Insider Trends for NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

It has underperformed by 49.36% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $2.37B company. A simple moving average (SMA) is an mathematical moving average calculated by adding the closing price of the security for a number of time periods and then dividing this total by the number of time periods.

Sci-tech Anti-Tracking Search Engine DuckDuckGo Launches Revamped Mobile Apps
Author: 0 Anti-Tracking Search Engine DuckDuckGo Launches Revamped Mobile Apps

The search engine DuckDuckGo has today revamped its iOS app to further protect your privacy online. They also have a new section dedicated to explaining oft-confusing privacy policies. The company thinks that because so many websites have such a poor track record on privacy, users have started to accept that they simply don't have any privacy when using the internet.

Sci-tech Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 might have passed 3C certification
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 might have passed 3C certification

Now, it seems that this was not an accurate assumption. Now according to a new report, Redmi Note 5 has passed 3C certification website. The smartphone will reportedly include 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. In order to keep up with the market demands, Xiaomi has launched a 4GB RAM variant of the Redmi 5in China at a price of CNY 1099 (Rs. 11,000 approx.).

Author: 0 Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) Shares Bought by Westpac Banking Corp

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Ejf Capital Llc decreased Meta Finl Group Inc (CASH) stake by 50% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 3 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell.

Author: 0 NextEra Energy Inc (NEE) Holdings Cut by Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co

The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $77.49. About 1.33 million shares traded. NextEra Energy Partners , LP (NYSE:NEP) has risen 18.85% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. Foundation Ltd Company reported 26.29% stake. Parametric Portfolio Associate Ltd Llc invested in 0% or 11,552 shares. The institutional investor held 186,905 shares of the miscellaneous company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.16 million, down from 229,108 at the end of the ...

Sci-tech Jose Reyes agrees with Mets on one-year contract
Author: 0 Jose Reyes agrees with Mets on one-year contract

Rosenthal notes the Mets are still looking for a second baseman to be their starter. Reyes will rejoin the Mets for the third consecutive season in his second stint with the club. Shortstop Amed Rosario has been vocal about wanting his mentor and best friend back with the team. Reports indicate that the agreement is pending a physical and comes with the understanding that Reyes is returning in a utility role.