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Grasshopper app from Area 120 teaches you basic coding

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At the moment it includes three sets of lessons (functions, using variables, and objects) with the animations. Now, a team has built an app called Grasshopper that makes it easy to learn to code right from your phone. Animations II - Creating more complex functions using D3 and the topics from The Fundamentals course. Naturally, you can also explore alternatives for learning to code, such as the courses offered by edX and FreeCodeCamp . Read More »

Apple's recycling robot takes apart 200 iPhones an hour

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In an hour, Daisy is able to disassemble 200 iPhones. The firm will also make donations to Conservation International for every iPhone brought in for recycling in celebration of Earth Day this Sunday. We're continuing to go further than most companies in measuring our carbon footprint, including manufacturing and product use. "We're committed to leaving the world better than we found it", said Apple in their announcements. Read More »

Kratos, Atreus, and Everything You Need to Know About God of War

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God of War is not a role-playing game, but it borrows liberally from the genre. Bear McCreary's soundtrack for God of War is available right now, just ahead of the launch of the PlayStation 4 exclusive, God of War . As such, you have the opportunity to customise Kratos in the way you see fit by altering his armour and attaching enchantments to them which offer various perks and ability boosts. Read More »

Facebook to put 1.5b users out of European Union privacy law's reach

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However, changes to their terms and conditions will mean that more than 1.5 billion Facebook users across the globe, from the U.S. to Asia and Africa, won't fall under the protections of GDPR , which eliminates the burden of financial responsibility should Facebook improperly handle the data of the vast majority of its users. Read More »

Fortnite Battle Royale Brings Back an Improved 50v50 Mode

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Fortnite fans have braced themselves for the impact of a major event rumored to hit the game soon. Players can also earn double the XP from Thursday, April 19 until Sunday, April 22. The Week 9 Challenges for Fortnite Battle Royale may have leaked ahead of time. The only app that is now making more money than Fortnite is Netflix, which draws in a little over $12 million per day, according to SensorTower . Read More »

Motorola announces the Moto G6, G6 Play, E5 Plus, and E5 Play

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Despite costing £220, this is a phone that much more closely resembles a flagship device than bargain-bucket handset. It may be the runt of the range (except in the U.S., which gets the Moto E5 Play instead), but the Moto E5 still packs a sizeable 5.7-inch display with a tall 18:9 aspect ratio display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, 13MP rear camera, microSD slot and a rear facing fingerprint scanner. Read More »

AABA) — Altaba Inc (NASDAQ

About 19.17 million shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) has risen 37.43% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500. Atlas Browninc holds 21,945 shares. Mackenzie Corp has invested 0.22% in Carter's, Inc. Guggenheim Capital Ltd accumulated 82,513 shares. World Asset Mngmt, Michigan-based fund reported 6,900 shares. Read More »

OnePlus likely to launch 'Avengers: Infinity War' themed OnePlus 6 in India

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OnePlus fans who love the Marvel universe were probably super hyped to learn that their favorite smartphone may be specifically customized with an Avengers: Infinity War theme . However, the Avengers Edition might only launch in the 256GB storage variant, since the OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition was only launched in the 8GB RAM/128GB storage variant. Read More »

Whatsapp Rolls Out "Dismiss as Admin" Feature for Android and iOS Devices

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Another new feature added is termed as High Priority Notifications that is similar to pinned chats facility made available in the mid of a year ago. The particular option can be seen under the Group Info menu. It is likely to be rolled out to Android devices within the next few days. It is possible to local the option in the Group Info menu option. Read More »

30% of coral died in 'catastrophic' 2016 heatwave

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In surveying the 3863 individual reefs that make up the system off Australia's north-east coast, scientists found that 29 percent of communities were affected. Though some coral species proved more resilient to rising temperatures, some died much more rapidly than expected. "If we don't deal with the impact of climate change, we won't see diverse coral reefs in the future". Read More »

Starbucks to close 8000 US stores for bias training

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Listen to the call and radio dispatches here: The arrests last week sparked protests and calls for a boycott on social media. Howard Schultz , the Seattle-based coffee chain's executive chairman, appeared on CBS This Morning Wednesday to discuss what the company plans to do after last week's incident , in which a video of the two men being removed in handcuffs for sitting in the store without making a purchase spread across the internet. Read More »

50th Anniversary Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Aims for the 8s

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Revealed at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, this new Cobra Jet shares as much as 75% production engine parts with the factory standard Mustang GT (5.0 liter supercharged engine included), while still being able to call itself a genuine 8-second auto when it comes to doing 1/4 mile runs. Read More »

NASA's Orion crew capsule will have over 100 3D printed parts

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Stratasys is supplying the products that will be utilized in the printer, particularly their brand-new Antero 800NA, a thermoplastic that the business stated "is preferably fit to satisfy NASA's requirements for heat and chemical resistance, in addition to the capability to endure high mechanical loads". Read More »

Amid protests, Armenia's ex-president becomes prime minister

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It was noted that the demonstrators will not spend the night at France Square. Addressing the protesters, Pashinyan said he had to leave for 1.5 hours to conduct a consultation with organizers of the protest campaign Armen Grigoryan and David Sanasaryan ahead of today's big assembly in downtown Yerevan . Read More »

Became known palette of colors Xiaomi Mi 6X

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The Xiaomi Redmi S2 specifications that we discovered that tell us this is an entry-level device are the resolution and the system-on-chip. Something that has powered Xiaomi's smartphones like the Redmi Note 4 and the Redmi Note 5. Over at the rear, you get a 12MP f/1.9 main camera with dual-pixel autofocus and a secondary 5MP camera for depth of field effects. In Indonesia , the Redmi Note 5 with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage is priced at 2,499,000 IDR (about RM706), while the higher spec ... Read More »

Microsoft's Xbox E3 2018 Plans And Fan Events Further Detailed

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E3 2018 is fast approaching, which means Microsoft's June 10 press briefing is just around the corner. It will be live streamed via multiple platforms. Fans can register for a chance to win tickets to the show on the official Xbox website . Today at 12 p.m. PDT, we'll be launching the Xbox E3 Fan Event Submission Site , where you can submit your name for a chance, via random drawing, to win a ticket (or tickets, if you choose to add a guest) to Xbox FanFest or a Briefing-Only Fan Ticket. Read More »

Amazon and Best Buy partner to sell smart TVs

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Best Buy CEO Hubert July coyly alluded to the fact that the company is the place to be for all things electronics, saying in Wednesday's Fire TV release that "our goal is to enrich the lives of our customers by offering them the very best products and services, whether they come to us online, visit our stores, or invite us into their home". Read More »

Ariana Grande teases first music since Manchester Arena attack

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Prior to Grande's big reveal, her manager, Scooter Braun, stoked speculation when he coyly tweeted, "I need to make plans for this Friday". Ariana hasn't released an album since the Manchester Arena terror attack in May previous year, when 23 people died at one of her concerts. Read More »

Russian Federation threatens to block Facebook

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Russia's media watchdog wants Facebook to move its Russian user database to Russia, remove "illegal" content, and explain why some accounts have been deleted. According to earlier reports, the latest of these meetings took place in February 2018. "If none of them is fulfilled, partially fulfilled, or the Russian state is not informed about the intention to implement these actions, then, obviously, the question of blocking will arise", Zharov said. Read More »

New BMW M2 Competition on sale in August 2018

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There's also the usual M badging and extra trim, including M2 Competition badging along the door sills. While detuned, in the M2 the 3.0-litre twin-turbo straight six still produces 410hp from 5,250-7,000rpm, a worthwhile 40hp gain over the standard vehicle. Read More »

Diamonds from ureilites formed inside the deceased proto-planet mesopodopsis

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It all starts with dust grains in the protoplanetary disc around a young star. The study shows that the parent body from which the meteorite came was a planetary embryo of a size between Mercury to Mars . The other fascinating thing about diamonds is that, as they are forming, they often trap minerals present in their formation environment. The parent planetary body is believed to have been formed in an impact during the first 10 million years of the solar system, according to the analysis ... Read More »

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Will Not Include Single-Player Mode

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Because of this, it was mentioned that Treyarch chose to instead focus on both the multiplayer and the zombies portion of the gameplay, making the cooperative experience more even more emphasized. In some sense, it gives credence to the report's claims of not being able to meet deadlines to finish a sufficient campaign. This would be the first Call of Duty installment not to ship with a single-player campaign, although it should be noted that Black Ops 3 didn't have one either in its ... Read More »

When can we see the Lyrid Meteor Shower 2018 this weekend

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The Lyrid meteor shower is one of the oldest known meteor showers. However, your highest chance of catching a glimpse of the Lyrids in action will be next weekend, on April 22, when the 2018 Lyrid meteor shower is expected to peak. Accuweather said this weekend's shower will radiate from east-northeast near the Lyra constellation, which is how the shower earned its name. Picking a dark sky site is doubly important for Lyrid meteors because they tend to be rather faint, but anywhere ... Read More »

Kim Jongun Strategies Formal Nod to Denuclearization, South Korea States

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The art troupe performed on Saturday at the Mansudae Art Theatre, and the North Korean leader Kim's wife Ri Sol Ju watched a ballet 'Giselle, ' performed by the National Ballet of China, but Kim was not present, the KCNA said. It will also serve as a test of whether the fond personal relationship the two leaders have forged on the golf course and over meetings and phone calls has chilled over Trump's recent moves, including his failure to exempt Japan from new steel and aluminum tariffs. Read More »

SpaceX to build its massive BFR in Los Angeles

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It's going to be a big and powerful rocket indeed. "We have the confidence to look up to the stars, and the guts to realize our dreams", Garcetti said . Elon Musk says SpaceX will soon try to land the upper stage of its workhorse Falcon 9 rocket using a "giant party balloon". "Officially announcing that @ SpaceX will start production development of the Big Falcon Rocket in the @PortofLA!" He said that the BFR rocket will travel across the globe with lightning speeds and will fly ... Read More »

Monster Hunter World Reveals Terrifying New Beast

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Capcom is not backing down from their promise of epic post-launch content for their incredibly immersive Monster Hunter World title. "The primary goal of this Siege is to repel Kulve Taroth, but its shimmering golden mantle happens to be a collection of shiny weapon relics it has gathered along its journey through the New World". Read More »

SpaceX and NASA Delay Launch of Planet-Hunting Satellite TESS

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According to SpaceX , the launch was delayed due to unspecified problems in the rocket's guidance control system and the Falcon 9 rocket along with the NASA telescope is now set for a launch on Wednesday. The data will be collected during a two-year period in which TESS will survey the entire sky by breaking it into 26 equal sectors. "Fifty, sixty, 100 years from now, you could use those same techniques to thoroughly explore the solar neighborhood", said MIT's George Ricker , ... Read More »

Konami Has Announced a New Castlevania Game, But It's Mobile Only

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The record-breaking Kickstarter game is due out this year, although not much as been heard of it in a while and it doesn't have a specific release date. Strengthen your favorite character and take on the powerful enemies that block your path forward! You'll moslty control the main character, Genya Arikado. Read More »

'Tunguska'-size asteroid 2018 GE3 gives Earth surprise flyby

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If you are not aware that a giant asteroid the size of a football field flew past Earth over the weekend, you are not alone as even NASA scientists got to know about the flyby only a few hours before it happened, media reported. "2018 GE3 was found less than a day before its closest approach", said the report . If GE3 had entered Earth's atmosphere it could have caused similar, if not more severe, damage. Read More »

How to See All Your Facebook Data

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The company yesterday published a blogpost, where its product manager David Baser said that Facebook collects data about web users who aren't even logged into Facebook . While the blog post by Baser very cautiously explains how the Facebook tracking is a good thing and that it does not exploit people's data, it also makes two big revelations when you read between the lines. Read More »

MSFT) — Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ

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It has underperformed by 65.90% the S&P500. Delta Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) by 0.69% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock of Facebook, Inc. JP Morgan has "Underweight" rating and $11 target. SunTrust maintained Facebook, Inc. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, December 16 with "Buy". Read More »

Billy Mitchell responds to Twin Galaxies' Donkey Kong controversy

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Mitchell, speaking with his affiliated publication Old School Gamer Magazine , has promised to reveal new information that will apparently prove that he did not cheat in his efforts to bag the high-score in the retro classic. I wish I had it in my hands right now, I wish I could hand it to you. Mitchell, wearing the tie that will forever make him a hero in my eyes, speaks of an investigation underway to clear his name and restore his legacy as one of the highest scoring arcade gamers of all ... Read More »

Russia says alleged chemical attack in Syria staged by UK

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A joint UK-US statement said the state of US and UK network devices, coupled with a Russian government campaign to exploit these devices, "threatens our respective safety, security and economic well-being". "We are open for those contacts, they help to understand each other better", he said. Witnesses and Western governments say helicopters dropped chemical bombs that killed many children and women hiding in cellars from bombardment. Read More »

Netflix INC (NFLX) Holder Srs Investment Management LLC Cut Its Stake

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Contravisory Management invested in 0.01% or 80 shares. Sanford C. Bernstein assumed coverage on shares of Netflix in a research report on Thursday. On Tuesday, February 13 a trade for 10,716 shs valued at $2.77M was made by BATTLE A GEORGE. NFLX outperformed the S&P500 by 97.18%. Covering sell-side analysts are estimating company growth for next year to be 57.23%. Read More »

Sega Previews 5 Classic "SEGA AGES" Games for Switch

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Instead, they'll be released digitally through the Switch eShop, with more than 15 different games planned for the first phase of releases (if you could call it a phase). In fact, Shimomura is hopeful that if the new Sega Ages initiative on Nintendo Switch proves successful, more games will be announced from the Dreamcast and Saturn. Read More »

Shenmue 1 and 2 Announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

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The most interesting, yet long anticipated, was a PC, PS4 and Xbox One Shenmue remaster. In the meantime though, Sega will be re-releasing Shenmue 1 and 2 on PC and current generation consoles. The games will be released in both physical and digital formats, and they'll feature improved textures, which should come as a relief to anyone who remembers the original Dreamcast versions. Read More »

Sensex pares some losses to reclaim 34K; Nifty above 10400

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India's exports dipped by 0.66 per cent to United States dollars 29.11 billion in March, even as they increased by 9.78 per cent for the full 2017-18 fiscal. Other major losers were Tata Motors , Wipro, Axis Bank, ONGC, NTPC, RIL, Dr Reddy's SBI, Bharti Airtel, ICICI Bank, Maruti Suzuki, Asian Paint and Tata Steel, falling by up to 1.54 per cent. Read More »

Casetify Impact & Glitter Cases For Samsung Galaxy S9 Review

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According to Evan, the codename of the Galaxy Note 9 (wait for it) is Crown. Unlike the Glitter lineup, Impact cases add a negligible amount of weight to Samsung's latest Android flagships and aren't bulky given how they don't have to accommodate a tank of liquid sparkles. Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium with Dual Rear Cameras Announced

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The XZ2 Premium will be available on the shelves this summer and should be priced around $900 -$1000. Now it's Sony's turn to boldly claim that its phone camera is the most advanced there is. The lens is f/1.6, while the pixel size is 1.55μm. Most of you are aware of the fact that the ISO measures the sensitivity of the sensor. "Given the strength of the existing Xperia XZ range, specifically the XZ2, XZ2 Compact, and XZ Premium , there are now no plans for widespread ranging of the handset ... Read More »

NASA's TESS to launch on Monday to hunt planets

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The goal: To find planets that are smaller than Neptune, with a radius less than about four times that of Earth. At last count NASA's planet finder has helped identify 2400 alien planets of all sizes, including entire solar systems, orbiting faraway stars. Read More »

Trump Lawyer Cohen Reportedly Seeking Restraining Order Over FBI Raids

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After much speculation over who would show up at Michael Cohen's New York City hearing this week, Michael Avenatti said his client, porn actress Stormy Daniels , would indeed make an appearance. It's unclear whether Mueller's investigators also have evidence that Cohen met with a prominent Russian - purportedly Konstantin Kosachev, an ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin - in the Czech capital. Read More »

United States blames Syria government for gas attack, mulls aggressive strike

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In a warning to the West against further strikes on Syria , the Russian Defense Ministry said it is now considering arming Assad with Russian S-300 long-range surface-to-air missile systems for the first time. Germany, another important European ally, stayed out of the conflict despite US urging, the White House official said. "Final decisions haven't been made", White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Calls Saint West And Dream Kardashian 'Blessings' In New Photo

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For the occasion, Kardashian sported a white minidress with a collar and plunging neckline, which she paired with transparent, pointy-toed pumps - a leg-lengthening style that she often selects. Now, the bikini pictures are back on the 'gram - with new and improved filters. "Kim and Kourtney Kardashian are furious with Khloe's boyfriend Tristan Thompson - but played nice while with him in the star's birthing suite". Read More »

Peru opens Americas Summit decrying scourge of corruption

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And while Trump grapples with the ongoing Russian Federation investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller, Pence sought to draw a bright line against Vladimir Putin's alliance with Syria following the suspected chemical attack. He acknowledged that the two have a difference of and said that some issues were "set aside, for a later date". Some of that discord was on display at Saturday's plenary session, when Cuban foreign minister Bruno Rodriguez chastised Pence as "ignoring reality". Read More »

Mark On the Stand Aka The Art Of Saying Nothing

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Zuckerberg clearly admitted to mistakes and took responsibility. "It certainly doesn't feel that way to me", he said , breaking into a smile as the audience laughed. What isn't as well known, however, is just how many companies, big and small , provide information about you the other way. Zuckerberg further noted that the counter-terrorism team had designed systems, which helped to proactively flag terrorist groups' communication, thereby removing their accounts automatically. Read More »