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After Trump sides with Dems on debt, Pelosi predicts greater leverage

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Some insist tax reform is needed, while others just want cuts. Unfortunately, Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan of Wisconsin has to deal with unyielding factions within his chamber. And it was Trump's handling of the Obamacare repeal that caused Rep. Trott to recently lash out against Trump, according to unnamed Republicans who attended a closed-door GOP meeting in July. Read More »

Weapons of mass destruction will not be used on Korean peninsula - Putin

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South Korean Marines wrapped up a three-day firing drill on Thursday aimed at protecting its islands just south of the border with North Korea, while the air force will finish up a week-long drill on Friday. Hong Joon-pyo, the leader of LKP, said his party will continue to seek the redeployment of USA tactical nukes in South Korea. North Korea has said in public statements that it wants an official end to the Korean War. Read More »

NASA Destroying Its Cassini Spacecraft after a Great Achievements

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In fact, one of Cassini's biggest revelations includes unveiling Enceladus - Saturn's icy moon - and the fact that it has numerous ingredients needed for life. They have been there prior to the advent of Cassini in 2004. Cassini's missions have revolutionised our understanding of Saturn, giving us a portal to look at the processes that shaped the development of our solar system, as well as planetary systems around other stars. Read More »

Samsung will launch a foldable phone and voice-controlled speaker

The Galaxy Note 8 bears a price tag of Rs. 67,900. "It has been enhanced to recognise the Indian English accent", Warsi said. For more updates, stay tuned with us. The camera is equipped with different modes including Live focus, food mode, pro mode, panorama and slow motion. Also, the camera lets you save photos as RAW file. Read More »

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) - RSI Oversold/Overbought Signals to Track

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company ( HPE ) has an Analysts' Mean Recommendation of 2.5. The highest price HPE stock touched in the last 12 month was $14.86 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $11.99. The business had revenue of $8.21 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.49 billion. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link . Read More »

The The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) Issues Earnings Results

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LSV Asset Management now owns 10,230,101 shares of the company's stock worth $357,644,000 after acquiring an additional 634,919 shares in the last quarter. Therefore 57% are positive. Cooper Tire had 23 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, March 1 by Standpoint Research. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro Specifications and Features

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To keep this laptop cool under high performance loads, Xiaomi has engineered extra-large cooling system. There is a built in fingerprint sensor embedded into the touch pad which makes the unlocking of laptop easier. Xiaomi, besides its new laptop, also launched its Mi Mix 2 phablet. 15-6 inch display with thin-bezels and unknown resolution. The laptop comes out with the latest 8th generation Intel processors. Read More »

Jaguar Is Turning the I-PACE Electric Crossover Into a Race Car

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The racecars will be produced by Jaguar's Special Vehicle Operations team based on the I-Pace SUV that goes on sale next year. The eTrophy package is also comprehensive, with the as yet undisclosed entry fee covering all 10 race entries, trackside technical support including data engineering, logistics for the cars, spares and support team, all tyres and consumables, a garage for each race weekend, hospitality, branded racewear and TV coverage. Read More »

Xiaomi A1 to go on sale on Flipkart at 12PM today

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The Android One smartphone was launched at an event in New Delhi last week, and is a product of Google's partnership with the Chinese smartphone maker. It also comes with beautify 3.0 feature which lets you make your photos even better. The smartphone, in the Indian market, sports a dual pyrolytic graphite sheet, which helps radiate heat, helping reduce thermal performance by up to 2-degrees Celsius. Read More »

Facebook's Instant Videos will reduce mobile data usage

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For one, Facebook cares a ton about video right now, and it can potentially boost viewership and improve the viewing experience by having clips ready to go, without any loading time. Facebook has yet to reveal how it will choose videos for offline caching. The feature is somewhat similar to YouTube's offline videos, with the exception of Facebook downloading the videos automatically instead of manual initiation in case of YouTube. Read More »

SC notice to Centre, CBSE and cops over Gurugram murder

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His son, a Class II student of Ryan International School was found dead in the school washroom on September 8 with his throat slit with a sharp-edged weapon. The Congress spokesperson said that the district authorities in Gurugram - where the school is situated - had drawn up a set of guidelines for safety of children in schools in 2014 jointly with the police, parents, child safety experts, child psychologists, judiciary, civil organisations and members of the media. Read More »

As Irma nears Florida, concern for animals a major issue

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While protecting and preserving human life is paramount with a storm such as Irma , the animals were not forgotten. So are plenty of horses, pigs, goats, sheep, tropical birds, alligators, snakes, turtles and other species the sheriff's office cares for at a farm for abandoned, abused, confiscated or donated animals. Read More »

Get a closer look at the big solar flares that keep coming

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Aside from just glimpsing something spectacular, getting the solar flare on camera is important in helping to predict when they might occur, which will be vital if one is of such severity that it could affect Global Positioning System satellites and power grids on Earth. Read More »

Grow Home, Grow Up Team Announces New FPS Atomega

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Titled, Automega , the new game is a first person shooter that tasks players with collecting mass, which can be gathered from mass "blocks" laying around or by attacking other players to get their mass. The Exoforms decide to fight for dominance, which is where the arena comes in. It's set to release really soon, September 19, but it'll only be available for PC through Steam for around $10 - the price isn't concrete just yet. Read More »

Action against KP Sasikala, a political controversy: Kummanam

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Kozhikode: The police have registered two separate cases against Hindu Aikya Vedi leader K P Sasikala over alleged hate speeches. Sasikala, who is known for vitriolic speeches, had said that secular writers would meet the same fate as murdered journalist Gauri Lankesh if they did not pray. Read More »

Porsche 911 GT3 with Touring package mimics 911 R, may upset collectors

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It is available exclusively with a manual six-gear transmission, and instead of the fixed rear wing it has a variable rear spoiler like the 911 Carrera. An "Exterior in Black" option returns them all to the black finish of the regular 911 GT3, as well as tinting the front turn signal lenses and the taillamps. Read More »

'The Insult' director Ziad Doueiry detained in Beirut

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But Doueiri has been criticised by some Lebanese journalists and activists for partly filming " The Attack " in Israel. The actor, who was born in East Jerusalem, and works as an actor, director, writer and teacher, graduated from Jerusalem's School for Visual Theater and works primarily in East Jerusalem, on Arabic language stage productions. Read More »

Top Performer of the day: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

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Treehouse Foods Inc now has $3.83 billion valuation. About 107,641 shares traded or 12.75% up from the average. Marcus & Millichap Inc (NYSE:MMI) has declined 0.91% since September 11, 2016 and is downtrending. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Microsoft Corporation Earnings, with 27 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.74. Read More »

The Bugatti Chiron is officially the fastest auto from 0-249mph-0

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This time, the brand found a long stretch of pavement, hired Formula One and IndyCar driver Juan Pablo Montoya to take the helm, and got with a bunch of technical nerds at SGS-TÜV Saar (a company known for "testing, auditing, verifying and certifying") to verify just how quickly the Chiron could accelerate-in both directions. Read More »

Shenmue 1 & 2 Pack leaked for Xbox One and PS4 - Rumor

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There's no other information on these games in the listing, so unfortunately this is all the information we have at this point. This kind of thing should always be considered with a hefty grain of salt, so do keep expectations in check until further notice. Read More »

Ragini MMS gets a digital makeover; check out the steamy hot poster

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ALSO READ: Bold Beauty Karishma Sharma Oozes Oomph In Her Black And White Picutres! It is very hard to match Sunny Leone's screen presence but the maker of the " Ragini MMS " franchise have found a new leading lady. ALT Balaji has been teasing out with fillers before releasing the latest poster. The film featured Rajkummar Rao and Kainaz Motivala. It had Sunny Leone and Pravin Dabas in the lead roles. Read More »

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib granted leave for two Tests

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He will not be travelling with the team but he can tell us what he decides to do,"he said". He can miss the first Test against South Africa but if he wants, he can play the second Test. Meanwhile, it will be the first time that a Bangladesh player will voluntarily miss a Test. Shakib is said to have mentioned about his wish to take a sabbatical to the BCB chief on Thursday, in a discussion during which he also cited fatigue and the need to reinvigorate himself. Read More »

BlackBerry Priv will not be updated to Android Oreo, confirms company

As per reports, the Canadian tech giant has confirmed the news of the update not being rolled out to Priv lineup, which was launched in the year 2015 in the global market. As for the DTEK phones, the reasons are slightly different. Based on the BlackBerry KEYone, it turned out great, says BlackBerry . So the company might abandon the DTEK, which is now practically being painted as a commercial concept device. Read More »

New South Park videogame more hard for black characters

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As seen below in the trailers for South Park: The Fractured But Whole , players will be able to choose from the two separate groups of Eric Cartman's superhero set known as Coon and Friends or Kenny McCormick's justice-dishing division Mysterion and The Freedom Pals. Read More »

Irma and Jose have just broken a new terrifying record

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The "spin" of the hurricane is down to the rotation of the Earth affecting the movement of the air: since Irma formed north of the equator, it spins anticlockwise. Irma beat Hurricane Ike for having the most hurricane days. . Irma has broken the record for the most ACE generated in a 24-hour period. . It's being closely followed by storm Jose, which is now a Cat 4 itself, though it's hoped that cyclone will track out into the Atlantic Ocean. Read More »

Destiny 2 now has 1.2 million concurrent players online

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Destiny 2 is now available for Playstation 4, and Xbox One . That's 1.2 million Guardians fighting the Red Legion in the game's campaign, exploring the open-world environments, and battling each other in PvP multiplayer, all online at the same time. Read More »

Twitter To Introduce a 'Tweetstorm' Feature

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Luckily Twitter has built but not yet launched a feature for easily composing tweetstorms . This is particularly useful when you have a longer content to talk about and when 140 characters are not enough. Popularized by tech investor Marc Andreessen, coined by fellow VC Chris Dixon, and vilified by BuzzFeed's Charlie Warzel , tweetstorms have been a Twitter power user trick since at least 2014. Read More »

Take A Peek Inside The Mercedes Project One's F1-Inspired Interior

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Speaking of which, the Project One utilises a 1.6 litre turbocharged V6 from the F1 W06 Hybrid racer from 2015 (in which Lewis Hamilton won his third world championship), albeit with a revised construction for road auto duty, a lower 11,000 rpm redline (down from 13,000 rpm) and revised pistons, crankshaft and electrical systems for a reported thermal efficiency of 43%. Read More »

SIM cards not linked to Aadhaar to be deactivated after February 2018

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UIDAI is an agency of the Indian government which is responsible for implementing the Aadhaar scheme that aims to provide a unique identification number to all the people across the nation. In this case, one has to get their mobile number registered with UIDAI and this can only be done via UIDAI centres. The Court asked the Centre to devise a plan for pre-paid SIM card users so that each person will have to fill and deposit a form whenever he or she recharges. Read More »

Moon presses Putin over North Korea oil supplies

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Previously, Russian President Vladimir Putin underlined that Moscow does not recognize North Korea's nuclear status and noted that the economic sanctions could not completely hinder North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, stressing that through unilateral sanctions "we would not achieve what we want". Read More »

US calls for a vote on toughest-ever North Korea sanctions

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With North Korea's burgeoning nuclear programme, unbridled missile tests and the Unites States' threats of military action , a highly-plausible prospect of nuclear war looms across the world. But after North Korea conducted its second flight test of a developmental intercontinental ballistic missile in July, Moon ordered his military to work with United States commanders in South Korea to temporarily place more launchers before the reviews are conducted. Read More »

Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares

Citrix Systems, Inc. offers Enterprise and Service Provider products, which include Workspace Services solutions and Delivery Networking products. It has outperformed by 9.72% the S&P500. Rockland owns 142,398 shares. Ishares Msci Eafe Etf (EFA) was raised too. Ratings analysis reveals 48% of Citrix Systems Inc.'s analysts are positive. Read More »