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'Potentially hazardous asteroid' to fly past Earth on Feb 4

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Scientists say it will pass by Earth at around 67,000 miles per hour - about 15 times faster than the fastest manned aircraft humanity has managed to build, the hypersonic North American X-15, which has reached speeds of 4,520 mph. Scientists have warned that this would the asteroid impact would cause a very severe global impact that would last several years making our Earth a much colder, darker and drier planet. Read More »

Nearly 1m drivers told to stay off Scotland's roads as snow hits

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According to weathermen, Scotland, parts of Northern Ireland and the far North of England could witness heavy rains which could turn into sleet, hail and snow. The Met Office has issued an amber warning for snow and ice for parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland, warning of heavy, squally showers of snow. Read More »

Possible government shutdown looming by end of week

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The aides, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the plan is not yet public, also predicted the measure would include a long-delayed renewal of a popular health insurance program for children. "The idea that Republicans would deny immigrant families from staying together is inexcusable", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi wrote on Twitter . Read More »

Tag: Moto G6 Leaked

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In case you're wondering, there is no sign of any sensors capable of carrying out iPhone X-like facial recognition. Motorola had included the G4 Play phone in the Moto G4 series that it had introduced in 2016, but it did not release Moto G5 Play in 2017. Read More »

Bank of China seeks to reinforce control of cryptocurrency trading

This yo-yoing of the price of cryptocurrencies has left bitcoin more than 40% lower of its record high in December 2017 when it reached $20,000. A dramatic crash in the cryptocurrency market on Wednesday has been explained - not as a bubble bursting, but as an effect of Chinese New Year. These regulations aren't being considered only in South Korea, the European Union agreed in December on harsher rules to prevent money laundering and terrorism financing on cryptocurrencies exchange ... Read More »

EPS for Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK) Expected At $0.50

City Of London Investment Management Com holds 1.93% or 2.22M shares in its portfolio. Its segments are U.S. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a $24.00 target price (down previously from $29.00) on shares of Discovery Communications in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Read More »

Apple to invest $350 billion, hire 20000 over next five years

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All of Apple's USA facilities, including offices, retail stores and data centers, are powered by 100 percent renewable energy sources like solar, wind and micro-hydro power, which Apple generates or purchases from local projects. Using the new 15.5 percent repatriation tax rate, the $38 billion tax payment disclosed by Apple means they are doing a $245 billion repatriation. Apple said this would be the largest tax payment of its kind. Read More »

Taoiseach tells Europe there "can be no backsliding" on Brexit agreements

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Taoiseach's opening statement at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, 17-01-2017. Varadkar meanwhile warned Britain against "backsliding" on commitments that it made in a provisional deal in December to prevent the return of a hard border between British-ruled Northern Ireland and European Union member Ireland. Read More »

Google wants to make AI easier to use, starting with image recognition

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It's called Cloud AutoML and is already being used by companies including Disney and Urban Outfitters to make search and shopping on their websites more relevant. Early results using this technology to classify popular public datasets like ImageNet have shown "more accurate results with fewer misclassifications" than generic machine learning APIs , they added. Read More »

Fortnite Battle Royale hits 40 million players as map update looms

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Despite the fact that the experience is free, it's a remarkable feat. This update is set to be one of the biggest coming to the game so far and we're pretty excited. Battle Royale will be getting its big map update on 18th January and you can take a look at what's in store in the trailer below. The next milestone commences with the update internally termed "map 2.0". Read More »

Sit Investment Associates Inc. Buys 600 Shares of General Dynamics Co. (GD)

Dec 6, 2017 is the announcement. The stock increased 4.05% or $2.215 during the last trading session, reaching $56.975. The hedge fund run by Thomas E. This represents a $3.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.63%. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $172.43. If the value is greater than one, the 50 day moving average is above the 200 day moving average, which may signal positive stock price momentum. Read More »

Camila Cabello Reveals The Meaning Behind 'In The Dark'

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The 'Havana " singer caught up with Apple Music's Zane Lowe and revealed that she actually wrote her new song 'In The Dark' after a little "flirtation-ship' with a rather famous person at last year's Grammys. "I could not sleep". You know, I want to get to know the real person. "I'm from Miami so that's just not great", she told Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday's show. Read More »

Korea warns of Olympics pullout after South's praise of Trump

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North Korea last week agreed to send an Olympic delegation and hold military talks aimed at reducing frontline animosities in its first formal talks with South Korea in about two years. The Unification Ministry says the two Korea will hold further talks on a detailed makeup of the North Korean Paralympics delegation. Foreign ministers from various countries meet in Canada on Tuesday to discuss the North Korean nuclear problem, focusing on ways to ensure enforcement of sanctions against the ... Read More »

Overwatch's Blizzard World Map Has Its Grand Opening on January 23

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Blizzard has announced the Blizzard World map for Overwatch will go live in January 23. The map hit the Overwatch PTR shortly after, and it's been in testing ever since. If the most recent Overwatch events are any indication, this year's Chinese New Year event should feature skins for characters that were overlooked last year. Read More »

Bitcoin plunges amid fears of wider int'l crackdown

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And on Tuesday, Bitcoin hit a four-week low amid worries that the country would actually go through with its planned crackdown. That means that Bitcoin's value plunged with more than $1,300 in under 2 hours. "It seems they're getting wise and waiting for the market to even out before buying in again". Their eventual decision to ban mining farms can trigger a massive sell-off of cryptos, which will exacerbate the current situation. Read More »

China's GAC on track to enter USA late in 2019

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The company will drop its brand "Trumpchi" as it sounds connected with US President Donald Trump . Candidates include Mike Manley, who leads the company's Ram and Jeep brands, and Reid Bigland, who leads the Alfa Romeo and Maserati brands and USA sales. Read More »

Meizu M6s Smartphone Gets Official

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The company is also boasting Super mBack, which apparently appears to be their virtual assistant, and by implementing a pressure sensor below the display, the company effectively integrated all of its features in their "Halo" home button. The below image contains the entire specifications of the Meizu M6s. The smartphone is believed to come with a 5.7-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. Read More »

Reliance Jio revamps its Rs 153 plan; offers 1GB data per day

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Jio Phone Rs 153 recharge now give 1GB daily data. The revised Rs 153 plan now offers 1GB data per day for a period of 28 days, a report by TelecomTalk said. That cashback offer ended on January 15, i.e. yesterday, and hence, the telco has now announced a new offer under which it's offering "more than 100% cashback" to its customers. Read More »

Amazon Fire TV Adds Live Programming Guide for HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax

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All the channels you've favorited will show up at the top, too. In addition, Fire TV is rolling out a new Channel Guide that lets you browse the channels' full lineup, starting with what's on right now and going out two weeks. None of this matters unless you subscribe to certain services via Amazon Channels, including Showtime, HBO, Starz, and Cinemax. If you use a Fire TV stick to watch television and movies on the big screen, you might now see a new row of available live programming ... Read More »

Cranberries Frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan's Death Is Not Suspicious, Police Rules

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For a time, O'Riordan was one of Ireland's richest women, but she struggled with both physical and mental health problems. Last year, The Cranberries had to cancel a concert tour because the singer was experiencing back problems. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar tweeted Monday that "for anyone who grew up in Ireland in the 1990s, Dolores O'Riordan was the voice of a generation". Read More »

Vivo X20 Plus UD Spotted on TENNA

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Vivo showcased the device during CES 2018 and the in-display fingerprint scanner has mostly been received positively by those lucky enough to have had time to try it out. The front-facing camera is listed as 12MP too. The Primary Camera on the device has f/1.8 aperture. There will be two cameras placed on this big guy's back, sporting 12 and 5MP lenses, with a single 12 MP shooter in charge of selfie action, a 3800mAh battery responsible for keeping the lights on between charges, and Android ... Read More »

Meteor soars through MI, possibly in Ohio

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The National Weather Service in Detroit suggested the flash could've been caused by a meteor, though they said they couldn't confirm that to be the case. A meteor is a block of matter, relatively small by cosmological standards, that has descended into earth's atmosphere from outer space, burning a trail of dust and fire as its high speed produces friction with the air. Read More »

Revenue Estimates Analysis The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BK)

CLSA maintained the shares of BAC in report on Friday, September 23 with "Outperform" rating. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, July 18 report. It also increased its holding in Mobile Mini Inc (NASDAQ:MINI) by 20,619 shares in the quarter, for a total of 162,931 shares, and has risen its stake in Sumitomo Mitsui Finl Group I (NYSE:SMFG). Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 specs leaked - new features revealed

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Prolific phone leaker Evan Blass has shared what he claims are several Galaxy S9-related launch dates, provided to him from a "C-level executive at a major case maker". If the front and back of the Galaxy S9 are what we've been tipped so far, it'll be more Gorilla Glass, much like the Galaxy S8. You can also expect Bixby, Samsung's home baked Artificial Intelligence voice assistant to be available on the Galaxy S9 . Read More »

Here's the New Design of Foldable Samsung Galaxy X

March 16 is when consumers should get their hands on the devices. The Bell's report also pointed out that unlike the Galaxy S8 launch that happened in March previous year, the smartphone maker is looking at an earlier schedule this time due to the swift growth of the iPhone X . Read More »

Report says no major MacBook Pro upgrade is coming this year

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On the issue of new upgrades in 2018 to the MacBook series, the report says, Apple has no major plans for 2018 and this is why it is shifting orders for current models to Foxconn to reduce cost. The Taiwanese publication adds that Foxconn is expected to begin mass shipments to fulfill the new orders in the second quarter of this year. Quanta Computers, in an attempt to recover its losses from the expected shift, is pushing orders from other manufacturers in its latest Request For Quotation ... Read More »

Ex-Theme Hospital devs return with Two Point Hospital

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SEGA Europe and Two Point Studios have announced that Two Point Hospital is on the way to Steam in late 2018. Together, Sega and Two Point say the game will come "packed with the humor, charm, and replayability fans of the genre have come to expect". Read More »

Facebook Messenger chief admits the app has gotten too cluttered

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Aside from this promise to pare back on Messenger's bloat, Marcus says that 2018 will bring a larger focus on things like real time communication, group chat, and Messenger as both a customer service and marketing tool. Facebook in part recognized the problem by past year creating an Android-only Messenger Lite app aimed at those in developing countries with limited data, but later rolled it out to the United States and elsewhere as it proved popular as a way of cutting out the crud. Read More »

Strs Ohio Increases Stake in Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG)

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $89.93. The stock traded on impressive volume of 40.68 Million comparing to the average volume of 19062.61 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. Read More »

Prudential Financial Inc. Purchases 319228 Shares of Facebook Inc (FB)

Total S A now has $146.93 billion valuation. Shares of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) traded up $0.66 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $180.03. About 77.55 million shares traded or 356.22% up from the average. Trexquant Ltd Partnership accumulated 5,842 shares. New York-based Braun Stacey Associate has invested 1.31% in Facebook, Inc. Carroll Associate has invested 0% in The Gap, Inc. Read More »

We're receiving a new Assassin's Creed Origins patch today

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Also included are four new Legendary weapons, some new threads, two new mounts, and various new weapons. Ubisoft announced that Assassin's Creed Rogue Remastered will be available on March 20, 2018, for PlayStation 4 Pro and Playstation 4 computer entertainment systems, and across the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X. Read More »

Vancouver Island woman recounts terrifying ballistic missile false-alarm in Hawaii

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HAWAIIANS are so mad over the bogus missile alert sent to their phones over the weekend that they're calling in death threats to the agency responsible, according to a new report. This is a very unfortunate mistake, but these alerts are vital. "Seconds and minutes can save lives". "This is not a drill", the ominous, all-caps push alert blared on people's phones. Read More »