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NTSB: Freight crew was on scene during SC train crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released a preliminary report on the head-on collision between an Amtrak passenger train and CSX freight train in Cayce on February 4. "NTSB investigators inspected the track structure, signal system, and mechanical equipment; collected and are examining records for operations, signal systems, mechanical equipment, and track and engineering; and interviewed train crewmembers, train dispatchers, and other personnel from CSX and Amtrak", the ... Read More »

Survey suggests group of Milky Way stars are homegrown, not alien invaders


Most of the stars in our Milky Way galaxy are trapped in its disk, a flat spiral with a bulge at its center. New analysis suggests a group of Milky Way stars among the galaxy's halo actually began life within the central disk. But the stars have the same chemical fingerprints as ones in the Milky Way's disc, leading the researchers to believe that they were torn from it by tidal interactions caused by a dwarf galaxy that came too close for comfort. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 Back In Stock In India, Now Cheaper


The company will initially sell its Mi television from cellphone stores and subsequently through consumer electronic and white goods stores. Xiaomi also said that it would be collecting significant feedback from the users, which will be incorporated into future offerings by Xiaomi in the country. Read More »

Idea VoLTE services rollout to commence on March 1

Idea Cellular will offer VoLTE in all 20 Idea 4G circles by April 2018. "Idea VoLTE services on the high-speed 4G network will enable users to simultaneously have un-interrupted internet experience while using voice service", said Idea in a press statement. Read More »

Bud Luckey, Animator Who Designed Woody For 'Toy Story,' Dies at 83


In a statement offered to the Hollywood Reporter , Luckey's family confirmed that he died at a hospice facility on Saturday after a lengthy illness . Luckey provided the animation in addition to writing the songs and providing the vocals and other voice work. Former Pixar CCO, John Lassester , once called Luckey " one of the true unsung heroes of animation ". Read More »

Talk To Pikachu With Amazon Alexa Or Google Home


The Pokemon Company International has revealed its celebration plans for Pokemon Day 2018. Lots of Pokemon fun going on. "In addition to Snapchat, the hashtag " #PokemonDay " will be used on other social media platforms, with select fans having their posts featured on the official Pokemon Day hub . Read More »

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Dress Up As 'Scooby Doo' Characters


The 48-year-old singer celebrated her youngest son, Apollo's , birthday this weekend. Gwen threw on a red wig, headband, green scarf and purple dress to look like Daphe, while Blake rocked a bright green polo and a shaggy wig to look like, well, Shaggy! Apollo will turn 4 on Wednesday, Feb. Read More »

Nissan Terra: First Official Preview Of The The Navara SUV


From the photos, it seems that the leaked photos were spot on. The new model was recently spotted in some viral images which made rounds over the internet. Despite dropping the first official images of the Terra, no technical details have been revealed for now. It is underpinned by the same body-on-frame platform which makes it a rugged SUV, unlike the more road-biased X-Trail. Read More »

Principal Financial Group Inc. Acquires 4055 Shares of Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN)


It has outperformed by 25.67% the S&P500. Inc. lifted its position in Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) by 10.4% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. (NASDAQ:MCRI). Renaissance Technologies Lc reported 223,900 shares stake. Paccar Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) was reduced too. Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $9.23 million activity. Read More »

Samsung's Galaxy S9 Phone Bets on Animated Human Emojis


Batteries and charging: You've got a 3,000 mAh battery on the S9, and a 3,500 mAh battery on the S9+. Galaxy S9 will be available with 4GB RAM and S9+ with 6GB RAM . The S9 has a single sensor 12 MP (f/1.5) camera . I'm looking forward to putting it in a three-way death match versus the Pixel 2 and iPhone X , both of which have a fixed aperture. Read More »

Orion Group (ORN) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.41

Jet Capital Investors LP who had been investing in Mplx Lp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $28.06B market cap company. The stock increased 4.18% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $2.74. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Monday, December 19. (NYSE:ORN) on Friday, August 4 with "Hold" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. Read More »

Kalonzo's Wiper to review its engagement in NASA


Speaking during a burial ceremony in Mwingi, the lawmaker warned that using abusive language on NASA principals should be the last thing leaders should do. As a man who has been preaching against impunity, with all due respect, Raila should stop hogging the "opposition power" and, as the document demands, peacefully hand it over to his coalition colleagues who have been very faithful and unconditional in their support for him. Read More »

Snapchat's CEO finally answered to more than 1.3 million petition signers


Meanwhile an online petition has gone viral and the number of people sighing on is only going up. However, it did not seem to appease the disgruntled users as well. "We hear you, and appreciate that you took the time to let us know how you feel", the U.S. company posted. It also introduced an upcoming update to the app, which will add tabs in both Friends and Discover to make it easier for users to sort through different stories. Read More »

Cold blast from Russia will bring temperatures as low as -5C


Yellow warning for snow/ice covers most of Tuesday . Monday is forecast to be mainly dry, with some sunny spells and the odd snow flurry in eastern areas. Ireland is heading for its coldest snap since the snows of December 2010 brought the country to a halt. The Met Office said the last time the United Kingdom was hit by a similar weather event was in 2013. Read More »

En el Día de la Bandera, la izan al revés en México


En presencia de las fuerzas armadas, el gabinete y el presidente Enrique Peña Nieto , la bandera ondeó al revés por algunos minutos. La ceremonia se transmitió en vivo y las imágenes de la bandera al revés fueron compartidas por usuarios de las redes sociales. Read More »

Hands-on with Nokia's new lineup from MWC 2018


Other notable features of the Nokia 1 include dual SIM slots, a 3.5mm headphone jack, IP52 water resistance, a microUSB port, a removable 2,150mAh battery , and swappable Xpress-on covers. This contributes to an incredibly thin side profile and the whole thing looks a lot more like a real flagship than the Nokia 8 of old. The Nokia 7 Plus also shows off HMD Global's very different approach to design. Read More »

Tesla wants to install charging stations at your office


Tesla's Destination program installs chargers on restaurant, hotel and report parking lots that anyone is able to use, this Workplace program is more focused on providing charging capabilities for company employees. So don't expect to roll up to some random headquarters and juice up the Model 3. The most convenient way to charge is to plug in overnight at home, and for most people, this is all that is needed. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Specs


Sure sounds like a Samsung phone , doesn't it? DJKoh unveils Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 +. The S9 and S9+ both carry an IP68 dust and water resistance rating, as well as fast wireless charging capability. Another key camera feature is super slow motion video. Yes, it's 960FPS and not 940 as we noted earlier. DJ Koh, head of Samsung's IT & Mobile Communications Divisions, announced the phones at a launch event for press and partners in Barcelona, on the eve of Mobile World Congress . Read More »

Water on the moon is widespread

But with so many unanswered questions surrounding this fact, a team of researchers analyzed the findings from two lunar missions, discovering that lunar water is spread evenly and widely across the satellite's surface. Also Read: Moon at your doorstep! However, these analyses depended on remote-sensing instruments which were challenged by the mixture of reflected and emitted light. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9+ focus mostly on camera improvements


The GS9 will also get speeds around 20 percent faster than the GS8 on T-Mobile's network because of its support for 12 simultaneous data streams rather than 10, McDermott said. The bigger Galaxy S9 + also gets an extra camera trick as well. Samsung's Galaxy S9 is a gorgeously constructed device with a camera that could seriously take mobile photography to the next level. Read More »

Huawei shows first 5G router for fixed-wireless services


While 5G is expected to eventually able network speed of 20 Gbps, this first chipset from Huawei offers up to 2.3 Gbps. "5G technology will underpin the next leap forward for our intelligent world, where people, vehicles, homes and devices are fully connected, delivering new experiences, insights and capabilities", Yu said. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S confirmed with Snapdragon 845 chip, launching March 27


Wang Xiang, Senior Vice President of Xiaomi has confirmed the launch of Mi Mix 2S as March 27 in China on his official twitter handle. The Mi Mix 2S apparently scores 273741 points in Antutu right now. The phone, which will be the successor to 2017's Mi Mix 2, (shown above) was confirmed by Xiaomi company spokesperson Donovan Sung in a Twitter post (via The Verge ). Read More »

ZTE just announced three new smartphones, including its first Android Go device


It comes courtesy of LG and promises impressive brightness and viewing angles. ZTE's Blade series is a tier under the top-of-the-line Axon series, and as such garners somewhat of a mid-range distinction. The Blade V9 with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage will cost €269 while the 4GB/64GB model is listed at €299. Most other specs remain mostly unchanged from the bigger sibling, including fingerprint reader, VoLTE support, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi b/g/n and Global Positioning System. Read More »

IPhone X Plus Leaked Photos Show New Changes


Another photo seen below shows a tray of for assembled digitizer/display components. The first photo shows us a digitizer part held in a person's hand. While one would be an updated version of the iPhone X, other would be the magnified version with a bigger 6.5-inch display. The poor sales of the iPhone X might make some wonder at the business sense the decision to make a larger iPhone X would make. Read More »

This is the Samsung Galaxy S9 in all its glory


It also seems the Galaxy S9 will have a focus on the camera, most notably by the tagline of the camera being 'Reimagined.' Unfortunately, no details on specs. Unfortunately, Samsung's new smartphones will have quite a high price tag. The snapper could be a lot more expensive to produce, but given the lack of upgrades we would have expected the phone to remain the same price, and the more expensive new component costs are offset by the absence of change elsewhere. Read More »

Brewers describe Shohei Ohtani's fastball as firm but flat


Will be updated. On Saturday, Ohtani took the mound against the Brewers for his first official outing in an Angels uniform. The 23-year-old Japanese star got the start for the Angels against the Milwaukee Brewers . He allowed two runs (one earned) on two hits (one home run) and one walk, while striking out two. He played just over an inning, throwing 31 pitches, before Angels manager Mike Sciosia pulled him with the score tied 2-2. Read More »

Android Go phones will be unveiled at next week's MWC 2018


Since it is going to be a mid-range smartphone, there is a good chance that the smartphone is going to feature a 1080 x 2160 Full HD+ resolution panel. Dubbed Vision AI and Voice AI, the enhanced AI camera and voice features will be featured in the LG V30 (2018). Samsung maintained its status of being the most popular mobile brand in India but the last decade has seen so many waves of new brands and technologies coming in that have brought the Indian Mobile market to its current situation ... Read More »

Unsuspecting Duisburg Keeper Concedes A Goal As He Takes A Drink


Seizing on the opportunity from the goalkeeping howler of howlers, Ingolstadt forward Stefan Kutschke nicked in and tapped the ball into the empty goal from a metre out. However, the Schauinsland-Reisen-Arena stadium still boomed out the music for a goal, which confused Flekken, who, thinking his side had scored again, turned around to take a drink of water. Read More »

Countdown to Mobile World Congress


The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus will be the biggest highlights of the MWC exhibition. MWC or Mobile World Congress will see a massive meet-up of telecom companies and of course a show floor teeming with smartphones. It would have a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor . Rumours also claim that Sony might ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack in their new flagship smartphone. Read More »

Apple's (AAPL) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Bank of America

St James Investment Company Llc, which manages about $1.41B and $888.87 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in News Corp New (NASDAQ:NWSA) by 83,000 shares to 1.58M shares, valued at $20.95M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Rowland And Co Invest Counsel Adv owns 33,205 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 141,938 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Whitnell holds 29,788 shares. Roof Eidam & Maycock Adv holds 1.41% or 17,864 shares. Read More »