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Sci-tech Mark Zuckerberg asked about his own privacy at Senate hearing, super awkward
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg asked about his own privacy at Senate hearing, super awkward

Facebook has banned two other apps in recent days and has been rushing to make changes to avoid regulations. At times, he showed plenty of steel. After aggressive questioning about Facebook's alleged political bias from Sen. While on the site, Facebook also offers an option for users to review and update the information that they share with apps and websites. In the hearings, Zuckerberg is not only trying to restore public trust in his company but also to stave off federal regulations ...

Sci-tech Fortnite Shows How Port-a-Fort Item Works
Author: 0 Fortnite Shows How Port-a-Fort Item Works

Epic Games has revealed the latest item that is set to be added to Fortnite Battle Royale. This time we have the new Port-a-Fort to look forward to. Inspired by the likes of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , Fortnite Battle Royale drops 100 players onto a map as they're forced to survive in a slowly shrinking playing field.

Sci-tech Chevy Camaro gets a new face
Author: 0 Chevy Camaro gets a new face

The headlamp cluster has been re-designed along with the grille as well. Inside, the Camaro will offer two different screen sizes, a standard 7-inch touchscreen or an available 8-inch unit that will run Chevrolet Infotainment 3, a new multimedia system (navigation will be optional on top of that).

Sci-tech Jaw Fossil From English Beach Belongs to Monstrous Marine Reptile
Author: 0 Jaw Fossil From English Beach Belongs to Monstrous Marine Reptile

A quick ichthyosaur refresher: these marine reptiles show up in the fossil record and explode in size and number during the Triassic, get smaller but are still plentiful in the Jurassic (201-145 million years ago) and then die out during the Cretaceous, millions of years before the mass extinction that offed the dinosaurs.

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Author: 0 "The Ford Focus" Gets An Upgrade With The 2019 Model

Not to be left out of the race to make cars smarter, the 2019 Ford Focus is said to feature more "advanced features" than any Ford before it. Ford on Tuesday took the covers off a redesigned Focus in hatchback, sedan, and wagon body styles.

Sci-tech 'Radical Heights' is a 'Fortnite' and 'PUBG' Competitor From Boss Key
Author: 0 'Radical Heights' is a 'Fortnite' and 'PUBG' Competitor From Boss Key

After Lawbreakers , the hero shooter with an identity crisis, struggled so dramatically to make any kind of impact, it was a big question as to where Boss Key Productions would go next. You'll also come across cash and prizes in the world. Boss Key added that "Early Access is an incredible opportunity for us to get the core foundation of the game into players' hands and start building a community nearly immediately".

Sci-tech Moto G5s gets discount ahead of Moto G6 launch
Author: 0 Moto G5s gets discount ahead of Moto G6 launch

The G6 Play is the cheapest while G6 Plus is the most expensive one among all three. After the price drop, the Moto G5S is selling for Rs 9,999. Now, the smartphone is available at Rs 9 ,999, which makes for a Rs 5000 price cut on the launch price.

Sci-tech Google Home and Home Mini Voice Activated Speakers launched in India
Author: 0 Google Home and Home Mini Voice Activated Speakers launched in India

But the Google Home launch event that happened in New Delhi on Tuesday showed no signs of making excuses that will suppress the new product's popularity in India. The Home speaker needs to be supported by wall socket. Google Home Mini is sleek, it's small enough to easily place anywhere in your home. To compare, the Amazon Echo Dot comes at Rs.

Sci-tech Uber takes a ride with bike-sharing app Jump Bikes
Author: 0 Uber takes a ride with bike-sharing app Jump Bikes

Go farther. Get there faster. You'll ask for a ride to a restaurant for 1 person. The French court said Uber had broken the 2014 "Thevenoud law", which says chauffeured services run through an online portal have to return to a base between fares, and that they can't use apps to find customers.

Sci-tech Finger bone points to early humans in Arabian Peninsula
Author: 0 Finger bone points to early humans in Arabian Peninsula

Utilizing a method called uranium arrangement dating , a laser was utilized to make infinitesimal gaps in the fossil and measure the proportion between minor hints of radioactive components. People may have settled Arabia at this early date because it was an appealing place to live. The bone was discovered in an area rich with stone tools as well as the fossilized bones and remains of hippos and freshwater snails.

Sci-tech Steve Wozniak quits Facebook amid data concerns, says report
Author: 0 Steve Wozniak quits Facebook amid data concerns, says report

Cambridge, a political consulting, firm apparently misused users' data, USA Today said . In an email to USA Today , Wozniak says Facebook makes a lot of advertising money from personal details provided by users. "I did not feel that this is what people want done to them", he said. "Facebook's Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before Congress in wake of the controversy over the leak of users" data.

Sci-tech Boston Uprising Suspend DreamKazper on Misconduct Allegations
Author: 0 Boston Uprising Suspend DreamKazper on Misconduct Allegations

Professional Overwatch League player Jonathan " DreamKazper " Sanchez has been suspended indefinitely from the league and from his team, Boston Uprising , following allegations of sexual misconduct involving a minor. There's even a message where Sanchez admits to knowing that this fan was underage. Alongside this, we will continue to follow the DreamKazper story and see how it effects the Boston Uprising squad who sit in the top 3 for now.

Sci-tech New OnePlus 6 Renders Show All Angles Of The Phone
Author: 0 New OnePlus 6 Renders Show All Angles Of The Phone

The Dutch media has published a screenshot of Oneplus 6 running CPU test . The Company said that their notch will be bigger than the Essential Phone, smaller than the iPhone X. Expected to boast of the industry's top of the line specifications, the OnePlus 6 now appears to come in three different colour options, namely Black, White and Blue, the latter standing apart from the other two standard variants.

Sci-tech Kinder Morgan (KMI) Given Average Recommendation of
Author: 0 Kinder Morgan (KMI) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts

The original version of this piece of content can be accessed at parsec-financial-management-inc-buys-67332-shares-of-kinder-morgan-inc-kmi/1222512/. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.35%. Analysts mean target price for KKR & Co. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on Kinder Morgan in a research note on Thursday , January 4th. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Kinder Morgan, Inc .

Sci-tech Indian government demands Analytica's reply over Facebook data leak
Author: 0 Indian government demands Analytica's reply over Facebook data leak

Now, in the wake of the backlash, Facebook says it will release "a broader delete message feature" to users in the coming months. The firm's failure to disclose its ability to delete messages that have been sent has provoked anger, as has the absence of a similar tool for regular users, reported The Guardian .

Sci-tech CWG 2018: Shooting medal rush for India; Bhaker wins gold, Sidhu silver
Author: 0 CWG 2018: Shooting medal rush for India; Bhaker wins gold, Sidhu silver

What makes her success even more remarkable is the breakneck progression of her career. Hailing from Jhajjar in Haryana, shooting was never Manu's first choice of sport. The two Indians had also dominated the qualification stage, claiming the top two spots going into the final. Not one to be shaken, Heena held her composure to mound a stirring comeback with shots of 10.3 and 10.2 as the competition was eliminated one by one.

Sci-tech Facebook Secretly Deleted Zuckerberg's Messenger Chats From Recipients' Inboxes
Author: 0 Facebook Secretly Deleted Zuckerberg's Messenger Chats From Recipients' Inboxes

The development immediately follows backlash against the company that it deleted messages its CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent in the past to people with whom he was communicating on Messenger . In March, it was made public that personal information of about 50 million Facebook users had been harvested by the Cambridge Analytica consultancy firm without their permission.

Sci-tech Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg on Today Show
Author: 0 Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg on Today Show

In fact, leaked documents had already linked AggregateIQ with Cambridge Analytica , and it seems that association was too strong for Facebook's liking. "You build something, someone tries to abuse it". For all of their information to be protected, users would have to basically pay to use Facebook . Facebook did ask Cambridge Analytica to delete the data, but didn't bother to make sure it had actually been deleted.

Sci-tech Mnuchin: There Is 'Potential' for a Trade War With China
Author: 0 Mnuchin: There Is 'Potential' for a Trade War With China

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. Mnuchin tells CNBC, "We're absolutely willing to negotiate". Mnuchin described himself as "cautiously optimistic" that a deal to avoid trade barriers could be reached with China, in part because Trump and Chinese President XI Jinping "have a very good relationship".

Sci-tech Actress Sri Reddy protests sexual exploitation by stripping in public
Author: 0 Actress Sri Reddy protests sexual exploitation by stripping in public

She went on to declare that despite having sent nude videos on filmmaker's requests, she has not been given roles - "They see the videos and give no roles". Meanwhile, an emotional Kammula lashed out against the actress saying that she was lying and that he had the support of his family. Sri Reddy said no roles were given to Telugu girls in the film industry.

Sci-tech Snapchat unveils super-realistic lenses for iPhone X
Author: 0 Snapchat unveils super-realistic lenses for iPhone X

It's fine to develop it for the dark stage of the iPhone launch, but making sure the masks don't look awful in a variety of situations would be key before making them available to users. The new iPhone X-only lenses will appear at the front of your row of lenses. This marks the first time Snapchat has implemented Apple's TrueDepth camera technology in its lenses selfie feature.

Sci-tech IPL 2018 set for star-studded launch
Author: 0 IPL 2018 set for star-studded launch

Earlier, there were several critics who mocked the CSK camp for choosing senior players ahead of the young guns. And starting Saturday (April 7), it remains to be seen as to how much of an impact do the lack of fresher legs make to a T20 team.

Sci-tech HMD Global event: How to watch Nokia 7 Plus unveiling from anywhere
Author: 0 HMD Global event: How to watch Nokia 7 Plus unveiling from anywhere

Nokia 8 Sirocco is the device on which the company seems to boast their ingenuity. It will be available starting April at a global average retail price of 749 euros. First up, we aren't surprised of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset appearing there, as well as having 8GB of RAM , but what intrigues us is that the internal storage will be a big 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage .

Sci-tech Company plans to launch first-ever luxury hotel in space by 2022
Author: 0 Company plans to launch first-ever luxury hotel in space by 2022

A company called Orion Span plans to open a space hotel in 2022, with stays starting at US$9.5 million (about £6.7 million) per person. The luxury hotel will measure 43.5 feet long by 14.1 feet wide (13.3 by 4.3 meters) and feature a pressurized volume of 5,650 cubic feet (160 cubic m), revealed the press release.

Sci-tech Cannes to open with Asghar Farhadi's
Author: 0 Cannes to open with Asghar Farhadi's "Everybody Knows"

That's apparently what Disney are doing, at least according to sources close to Deadline ; Solo will reportedly make its debut on the 15th May - a full 10 days before the rest of us see it on the 25th. Everybody Knows , a psychological thriller, will be his first time opening the prestigious film festival, and only the second Spanish language film to open Cannes , after Pedro Almodovar's Bad Education in 2004, as reported by Variety .

Sci-tech Should you Upgrade: Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9
Author: 0 Should you Upgrade: Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9

The Samsung Galaxy S9 runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo) with a layer of custom UI TouchWiz. A lot of times when a new phone is announced, there's something clearly missing, like a feature or spec. The Galaxy S9 0.10% bit more display but to the naked eye no one will notice the difference. The choice is yours, but let's break down the exact differences.

Sci-tech Battle for Azeroth to Launch on August 14
Author: 0 Battle for Azeroth to Launch on August 14

And in a Standard Edition for $69.95, and a Digital Deluxe version for $94.95, which includes a mess of in-game bonuses for other Blizzards games. The Digital Deluxe Edition comes with tons of in-game loot spanning across many Blizzard franchise.

Sci-tech Heal the World with Pokémon GO on Earth Day
Author: 0 Heal the World with Pokémon GO on Earth Day

Picking up trash is a simple way to help out Mother Earth and players around the world should find a cleanup event near them or if they're willing, they can travel a bit to not just clean up but also have an adventure. So far, events are planned in the USA in California, Hawaii, and North Carolina. Mission Blue is a non-profit, global initiative which strives to establish a network of marine protected areas around the globe.

Sci-tech Fairbanks takes over the court as new boys tennis coach
Author: 0 Fairbanks takes over the court as new boys tennis coach

Cloud metro are doing their best to get in some indoor practices while the snow sticks around. "I trust the guys on the field to do the job and we have a lot of fun on the field", said Grosz. This time a year ago, NHS keeper Mackie Abbey had left soccer for competitive cheer. REDDITCH Borough reckon they could have set some sort of league record following last week's 3-0 defeat at top of the table NKF Burbage in Midland League Two.

Sci-tech Heart of Milky Way Galaxy Might be Home to 10000 Black Holes
Author: 0 Heart of Milky Way Galaxy Might be Home to 10000 Black Holes

Image credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech. "They're devilishly hard to find", Chuck Hailey , lead author of the paper and astrophysicist with Columbia University told CBC News. "The galactic centre is so far away from Earth that those bursts are only strong and bright enough to see about once every 100 to 1,000 years", said Prof Hailey.

Author: 0 Next generation iPhones could allow touchless user input

Instead of putting the sensors in the bezel, the entire screen would act as a sensor to detect finger proximity and position. Based on this info, we picture the design resembling that of the LG G Flex 2 , not the Samsung Galaxy S9 , though we have doubts that Apple would opt for plastic build materials as LG did in early 2015.

Sci-tech Brown Advisory Inc. Has $375.73 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
Author: 0 Brown Advisory Inc. Has $375.73 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Focusing on opinion signals for shares of Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) we see that the long-term opinion is now 67% Buy . The stock increased 2.16% or $1.935 during the last trading session, reaching $91.645. Nordea Inv Mgmt Ab accumulated 109,643 shares. 10,303 were reported by Prudential Public Limited Liability Com. Therefore 83% are positive. Dunkin Brands had 86 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Sci-tech India cricket media rights sell for record $944m
Author: 0 India cricket media rights sell for record $944m

Strengthening their sports portfolio, they even paid Rs 12,320 crore for the broadcast right to ICC tournaments between 2015 to 2023. BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhary said on Twitter that the sum was the equivalent of more than 60 million rupees ($935,000) per match included in the deal.

Sci-tech Spyro: Reignited Trilogy leaked by Amazon Mexico
Author: 0 Spyro: Reignited Trilogy leaked by Amazon Mexico

As with most remasters, there is the possibility of remastered music and new voice tracks, as well as 4K support and enhancements when played on the PS4 Pro. I imagine Activision's official announcement will be heading our way quite soon after this. Beyond his appearance in Skylanders , Spyro The Dragon has been flying under the radar for years now, so a remastered trilogy sounds right up our alley.

Sci-tech Bed Bath & Beyond will exchange Toys
Author: 0 Bed Bath & Beyond will exchange Toys "R" Us gift cards

The firm is having a distance of -4.14% form 20 day moving average, SMA 50 of -4.85% and an SMA 200 of -4.27%. More supreme high and low levels-80 and 20, or 90 and 10-occur less frequently but indicate stronger momentum. Relative volume is the comparison of current volume to average volume for the same time of day, and it's displayed as a ratio. After a recent check, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., ( NASDAQ: BBBY)'s last month price volatility comes out to be 3.28% which for the week stands at 3.87%.

Author: 0 Galaxy S9 mini spotted on Geekbench

It also made a score of 1619 and 5955 points in Geekbench's single and multi-core tests respectively. According to Sammobile , it's possible that the Samsung SM-G8750 phone could be the one that is now being tested for launch as the Galaxy S9 mini.

Sci-tech Mozilla unveils Firefox Reality browser for VR and AR headsets
Author: 0 Mozilla unveils Firefox Reality browser for VR and AR headsets

However, the browser will be available on the HTC Vive Focus and other headsets supported by HTC's Vive Wave VR platform at launch, as seen in a demo video posted on YouTube. "Currently, the world can browse the open web using our fast and privacy-focused Firefox browser, but continuing that mission in a rapidly changing world means constantly investing our time and resources into new and emerging technologies - and realities".

Sci-tech Hitman Series Finds New Publisher in Warner Bros
Author: 0 Hitman Series Finds New Publisher in Warner Bros

Although this won't be almost as alluring as more missions, it could be a good way to catch up if you hadn't played all the missions. IO Interactive is already working on the next game in the Hitman franchise. Now they The game will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Io Interactive , the studio that's responsible for developing the Hitman games, was let go by its publisher Square Enix past year.

Sci-tech Dell G-series notebooks let every gamer dive into Coffee Lake
Author: 0 Dell G-series notebooks let every gamer dive into Coffee Lake

Dell also announced that the XPS 15 2-in-1 will be available in black this May. Price starts at $999.99. Wrapped in a refreshed platinum silver exterior with premium materials and finishes, Dell's powerful XPS laptop also includes a stunning UltraSharp 4K Ultra HD InfinityEdge touch display with 100 percent Adobe RGB color for lifelike images for creation or entertainment.

Sci-tech Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands (Deluxe Edition)
Author: 0 Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands (Deluxe Edition)

Part of this comes in the form of addressing fan-requested additions. This new year of content will begin next week on April 10 with Special Operations I, adding "a campaign mission and challenge with exclusive rewards". The content includes planned updates 5 & 6 from Ubisoft's original Ghost War roadmap. All of this content is included with the Ghost Recon Wildlands Year 2 Pass, and is priced at $29.99.

Sci-tech The Center of Our Galaxy is Swarming With Black Holes, Scientists Say
Author: 0 The Center of Our Galaxy is Swarming With Black Holes, Scientists Say

While scientists have known that Galaxies do expand, it was previously thought that the actual radius of the Milky Way wouldn't expand unless an outside mass was absorbed into it. And where you find a supermassive black hole, astrophysicists predicted, you should also see clusters of stellar-mass black holes surrounding it, producing what's called a "density cusp".