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Neptune's mysterious storm shrinking out of existence

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This includes two dark storms that appeared in the 1990s but suddenly vanished, and now the massive storm identified in 2015 is shrinking. Although storms have come and gone in the decades since NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft whizzed by closer than any man-made object had approached Neptune, the space agency reported that this is the first time it is actually seeing a storm diminish into oblivion. Read More »

How The Cryptocurrency Frenzy Is Interfering With Our Search For Alien Life

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According to Werthimer, this is because of the demand for GPUs rising over cryptocurrency mining . "That's limiting our search for extra-terrestrials, to try to answer the question, "Are we alone?" Price increases have made it increasingly hard for PC owners to build their dream systems and while they probably mostly endorse the search for alien life, at the moment it's a struggle just finding a GPU at a reasonable price. Read More »

Global sea level surging at faster rate

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Using satellite data rather than tide-gauge data that is normally used to measure sea levels allows for more precise estimates of global sea level, since it provides measurements of the open ocean. Extreme water levels, such as high tides and surges from strong storms, would be made exponentially worse. At this rate, the levels could go up to 10mm per year by 2100. Read More »

Bangladesh Gives Names to Begin Rohingya Repatriation

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The US embassy in Bangkok did not immediately comment on whether Min Aung Hlaing would visit military exercises held in Thailand this week, where Myanmar's participation as an observer has sparked criticism. "We met and spoke with survivors of violence in Myanmar, who are now sheltering in overcrowded and unsanitary camps in Bangladesh", said Dr. Sidney Wong , medical director of the organization . Read More »

IPhone Telugu bug will be fixed before iOS 11.3, assures Apple

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According to reports, the effects of this bug range from system crashes to access to apps such as WhatsApp, iMessage, Facebook , Messenger, and Gmail being lost. The Guardian reported that Telugu is spoken by at least 80 million people in India and elsewhere combined. If that's not available to you, you might be able to delete the thread when you receive a new message on it. Read More »

Space Station Astronauts Live-Streamed Their Spacewalk

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The need for robot arm fix work isn't unexpected - especially considering that the hands are original space station parts that have been in orbit since 2001. The other LEE unit was placed in a storage location. During that spacewalk, the degraded LEE was temporarily stored on the station's Mobile Base System (MBS), a portable platform that serves as a base for Canadarm2. Read More »

Nasa discover almost a hundred new planets

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This huge discovery brings the total number of exoplanets discovered on this mission close to 300. An International team of scientists analysed 275 possible exoplanets. Scientists at NASA are packed with more than 275 candidates contesting to achieve the title of exoplanets. The brighter the host star, the more we can determine about the planet that orbits it - perhaps even more so when the next generation of much higher resolution space telescopes is launched. Read More »

Twitter just got rid of its extremely unpopular Mac desktop app

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Part of this dissatisfaction comes from the fact that Twitter repeatedly failed to keep its Mac app up to date with its latest updates. The company declared that it will refocus its efforts on "a great Twitter experience that's consistent across platforms" rather than continuing development for Twitter for Mac, a message that doesn't sound great for TweetDeck lovers. Read More »

Apple employees can't stop banging their heads against the walls

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Employees at Apple's brand new Apple Park " Spaceship " campus are the masterminds behind some of the world's most advanced consumer technology. According to documents and sources, Apple has run into a problem at Apple Park: Because so much of the interior is made from glass - the walls and doors, for example - people are walking into the panes, sometimes painfully. Read More »

Elon Musk's Red Roadster Heads for Asteroid Belt

The auto and driver will make repeated passes near Earth - but the next relatively close one won't come until 2091, at a distance of a few hundred thousand kilometers, according to a new study that modeled the Tesla's orbital evolution over the next few million years. Read More »

Frank Ocean Drops Surprise Cover of 'Moon River'

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The "Chanel" artist dropped his version of the track, first composed by legendary composer and musician Henry Mancini , Wednesday via YouTube . Originally performed by actress Audrey Hepburn , the Grammy-winning tune got the signature Ocean treatment, as the singers' dreamy vocals envelop the foggy record over a minimal bass line and a hazy lo-fi synth. Read More »

Monster Hunter World Player Beats High Rank Boss With No Armor

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Since Monster Hunter World's release just several weeks ago, many diehard fans of the action-RPG have been consistently upping the ante when it comes to almost unthinkable feats of triumph against the game's unforgiving Elder Dragons. Each game console as its own characteristic, and it's necessary that we, as game makers, adapt to that when making [a game]. Many past fans have been clamoring for a graphical overhaul of the Monster Hunter series, and it seems World was Capcom's answer. Read More »

Scientists rush to explore underwater world hidden for 120000 years

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And this month, a team of scientists will venture to the long-ice-buried expanse to investigate the mysterious ecosystem that was hidden beneath the Antarctic ice shelf for so long. Now, the scientists want to take advantage of this rare opportunity to study a newly exposed seafloor before change occurs. However, the calving of A-68 "offers a new and unprecedented opportunity to establish an interdisciplinary scientific research program in this climate sensitive region", David Vaughan, ... Read More »

Microsoft Garage Launches Photos Companion For Android & iOS

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This is a frustration Microsoft understands well if the company's latest experimental Garage program project is anything to go by. Select Import- From mobile over Wi-Fi. It works between your smartphone that installed the app and the Microsoft Photos app on your Windows 10 PC. You can download Photos Companion app for iOS devices here and Android devices here. Read More »

Essential Teases New 'Ocean Depth' Phone Variant Ahead of February 15 Launch

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The new colors, Ocean Depths , Stellar Gray , and Copper Black aren't going on sale at the same time. Its approach, as a result, feels sort of artisanal, and that seems even more true of these limited edition models. Meanwhile, Essential will also launch the Stellar Gray (pictured just above) color option, which offers a matte black back for a "sooth touch and comfortable grip". Read More »

Project Fi expands worldwide coverage to 170 markets

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Shortly before your trip, you'll receive a notification in the Project Fi app showing your coverage options and costs. This applies to worldwide data, too. These notifications are enabled by default, but you can turn them off in your account settings. But, as always, the catch to Project Fi is that it only works on a very short list of phones, namely the entire Pixel line , the Moto X4 and Android One Moto X4 , the Nexus 6 , the Nexus 6P , and the Nexus 5X . Read More »

Petition to scrap Snapchat redesign hits 1 million

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The Change.org petition , started by Australian Snapchat user Nic Rumsey four weeks ago, said that many users were now resorting "risky" methods to try and reverse the update or reinstall older versions of the app. But users are urging the photo and video-sharing app to revert "back to the basics", slamming the changes as "annoying". Evan Spiegel , Snapchat's founder in a blog post wrote that fake news being propagated was on the increase and separating the two was an effort to combat ... Read More »

This single-character message can crash your iPhone

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The new smartphone is expected to feature a design similar to the iPhone X with Face ID but make some compromises for a lower price. Comparatively, Kuo predicted that the latest model of Apple - iPhone X might reach total sales of 62 million units before being pulled back. Read More »

Wales told TMO made no-try error against England in Six Nations

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That's one of the traditions of Rugby, you get on with it, you respect the decision. "The referee's decisions are made during the game". Head coach Eddie Jones lauded the winger in his post-match press conference saying he was the only England player fast enough to have got to the ball for the first try. Read More »

Ford Focus RS Production to End

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It is not known whether Ford Australia will introduce a special Focus RS to mark the end of the production run. On Friday 6 April 2018, the final MkIII Ford Focus RS will burble its way off the Saarlouis factory production line in Germany, and the Drift Mode-equipped hot hatchback's time will be done. Read More »

Gunman kills at least 17 in Florida high school shooting

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Authorities report that they recovered an AR-15 rifle with multiple magazines. It is one of the largest in the county with more than 3,000 students . Though he didn't have a breakdown of how many victims were students and how many were teachers, the sheriff said the deceased were a mixture of young people and adults. Read More »

As Uber eyes IPO, its losses are slowing but they're still massive

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As part of the cleanup, Uber last week agreed to pay $245 million to settle the trade secrets case brought by Waymo, the company spawned by a self-driving auto project started by Google. As a private company, Uber is not obligated to disclose its financial results. The company shared the numbers with technology news website the Information after the call and confirmed them to Bloomberg . Read More »

Presented smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note and Redmi Note 5 5 Pro

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Over at the rear, it comes with a 12MP f/2.2 main camera with dual-LED flash, while the front gets a 5MP selfie camera that comes with its own selfie light. The smartphone comes with a 5.99-inch full screen display . The familiar antenna lines on the back have been retained from the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 , and so is the circular fingerprint sensor. Read More »

FBI offers $10K reward in girl's disappearance

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SLED was expected to issue a statewide bulletin about the girl, who was last seen wearing pink trousers and a blue shirt. The 37-year-old led officials on a "pretty long chase" and later was taken into custody. Heidi is described by police as having sandy brown hair. A $20,000 reward had been offered in the case: half of the money came from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, while the other was a private donor who wanted to remain anonymous. Read More »

SpaceX is to launch first test Starlink satellites for Global Internet

Elon Musk's plan to use satellites to beam Internet to Earth just got a key endorsement Wednesday from Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai. In order for large broadband constellations to deliver services in the United States, the FCC must approve their operations to ensure the satellites don't interfere with other uses, and will operate in a way that lowers the risk of collisions. Read More »

The Evil Within 2 Can Now Be Played In First-Person

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Like its predecessor, The Evil Within 2 unfolds predominantly from a third-person perspective, although several first-person sequences do feature. Once you have the latest patch installed, simply toggle first-person mode on in the options menu. Read More »

You can probably run Sea of Thieves on your potato laptop

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Sea of Thieves is out March 20 on PC, and Xbox One . As part of the test Rare will purposefully push the servers at specific times to test the data centres worldwide and simulate outages. As to the gameplay being offered, the Scale Test will be home to nearly all of the features seen in the closed beta, with Gold Hoarders being the only Voyage offering company available. Read More »

AAP completes three years in office in Delhi

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The CM said to control pollution, landscaping would be done on vacant land on both sides of the roads by planting grass and trees to curb spread of dust. In the video which is pending for clearance, Kejriwal says: "When you walk on the path of truth and honesty, all seen and unseen forces of the universe help you". Read More »

Chipotle incoming CEO wished best by iwaspoisoned.com founder

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Chipotle's announcement came on the same day Taco Bell announced Niccol had stepped down as its CEO , a role he held for the past three years after serving as the 7,000-location fast-food chain's president in 2013 and 2014. "This will attract customers, return the brand to growth, deliver value for shareholders and create opportunities for employees", says Niccol. Ells founded Chipotle as a single restaurant in Denver in 1993. Read More »

Ford Planning Increased Production of SUVs Due to Demand

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DETROIT-Ford Motor Co.is boosting production of its two largest SUVs. "Using a combination of Ford's advanced manufacturing and American hard work and ingenuity, we'll deliver more high-quality Lincoln Navigators and Ford Expeditions to customers than originally planned". Read More »

Fox President Says Disney Is Better Fit Than Comcast

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The editorial board would be made up of two of Sky's current independent directors and a third director with journalistic experience to be nominated by Sky's independent directors, according to a letter from Fox's lawyers Allen & Overy published by the CMA on Monday. Read More »

Facebook's real-name policy is ILLEGAL according to new court ruling

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At the same time, the social network will be making changes to comply with European Union privacy laws being introduced in June. The dpa news agency reported Monday that the court also ruled some clauses in Facebook's terms of service were framed too broadly, and that several settings that are activated by default shouldn't be. Read More »

Julia Louis-Dreyfus 'ready to rock' post-surgery

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Louis-Dreyfus, who recently completed her last round of chemotherapy, has maintained an unbelievable sense of humor since revealing her breast cancer diagnosis in September 2017. The good news is that I have the most glorious group of supportive and caring family and friends. "I wish I could have been @SAGawards tonight but have to admit it's pretty fun to watch in my pj's", she tweeted. Read More »

Satellite Data Show Sea-Level Rise Will Double Previous Estimates

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Significantly, the projected sea level rise is a "conservative" estimate and may likely be higher, the researchers warn. While other researchers have used tide gauge data to evaluate the acceleration in global sea-level rise, they have struggled to identify other important details from this information including changes over the past couple of decades stemming from more active ice sheet melting. Read More »

Former Samsung CTO To Lead Google IoT Business

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Prior to joining Google, Rhee was an executive in Samsung for nearly six years. Former Samsung Chief Technical Officer Injong Rhee joined the Korean conglomerate back in 2011 and played a key role in the development of Samsung's Knox enterprise security platform and its Samsung Pay mobile payments solution. Read More »

Apple's Wearables Business Revenue Is Fortune 300-Class Company Says Tim Cook

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But didn't giving any other specifics. When prodded on the topic, executives told investors that an update would be coming in April, and that the board was committed to an annual dividend. According to Cook, the combined revenue from all those products is nearing that of a Fortune 300 company. A shareholder asked Cook if the tech firm was considering doubling its dividend under new United States tax laws allowing corporations to repatriate overseas profits and benefit from a lower rate. Read More »

Snapchat Redesign Attracts Ire of Over 600000 Customers

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Moreover, now friends are shown in algorithm statistics in which most frequently connected friends are shown on the top of the list of "Friends Feed", which can be counted on good points. Once you have the file, you can uninstall the newer version of the app from your device, and then proceed to copy the older APK file you found to the phone or tablet using Windows Explorer (File Explorer). Read More »

Facebook Introduces New 'Lists' Feature For Status Updates

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Once you receive the update, you can access Lists by pressing on " What's on your mind " to post your status. Facebook wants you to share your to-do lists and rank your favorite things. It's a significant update, which is created to encourage users to publish more personal updates. The company is projected to further lose around 2.1 million such users more this year. Read More »

Solar Eclipse 2018 : When and Where you can see February 15 eclipse

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The partial solar eclipse is likely to start at 5:43 pm local time in the Antarctic Peninsula, it will be visible for nearly two hours and end around 7:34 pm according to reports. Greatest eclipse - defined as the point when the largest amount of the sun will be covered within the entire range of the visibility of the eclipse - will be visible (weather conditions permitting) very near to the British Halley Research Station , located on the Antarctic's Brunt Ice Shelf. Read More »

Snapchat faces backlash after app redesign

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With this feature, businesses have some assurance that their ads will be paired with "professionally developed shows". It appears that Snapchat is changing its ways following CEO Evan Spiegel's strategy flip-flop on the Q3 2017 earnings call when he said "We have historically neglected the creator community on Snapchat ". Read More »

Day One: Chrome Switches On Its Ad Blocker

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The policy classifies various kinds of "intrusive" ads (such as flashing animated ads) and lays out which web pages violate standards for things like high ad density and prestitial ads with countdown . Enter your email to be subscribed to our newsletter. Google notes that some sites affected by this may also contain Google ads. Starting tomorrow , Chrome will simply remove ads from sites that do not follow the Better Ads Standards. Read More »

Despite "Pixel vs iPhone" Google phone sales are tiny

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And it's just a sliver compared with the 77.3 million iPhones Apple sold in the last quarter alone. Though the numbers are small, the good news for Google is that they're growing. Do you own one of the 3.9 million Pixel phones that Google shipped in 2017? Lower-end phones lead to more sales, and Samsung matches yearly Pixel shipments every 3.5 days. Read More »

Sea of Thieves for Windows 10 - Let's Talk About Specs

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According to design director Mike Chapman, Sea of Thieves might feature slight microtransactions, but they'll be cosmetic and won't affect your progress in any way. "It's with great pleasure then for us to announce that after all of the above, and more than a year of working with our partners at AMD, Intel and NVIDIA, it's time to smash a bottle of rum against our PC specifications so that you can see how your rig will fare". Read More »

Astronomers Spot Elon Musk's Tesla Flying Through Space After Launch

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In a Twitter conversation, Musk replied to a person asking how he would land two boosters with only one drone by revealing that a third one is under construction. Musk has said in the past that SpaceX's fairings cost about $5 million , so catching them for reuse could be a significant savings. SpaceX could try to capture a falling Falcon rocket fairing sometime this year, he added. Read More »