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Search for first stars yields proof of dark matter

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During a survey of the most ancient light in the universe , Barkana and his colleagues discovered a unique radio wave with a frequency of 78 megahertz. Astronomers looked at a specific wavelength. Unlocking the secrets of what these stars looked like and how they formed could give us unprecedented insight into our universe's birth - and we've just taken a significant step in that direction. Read More »

Facebook ends alternative News Feed experiment

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Last year, the Explore Feed received a limited public launch following a period of beta testing , effectively separating news from friends and posts from pages. The tech giant specifically said it would jettison its "Disputed Flags" program, which instituted indicator warnings for potentially fraudulent or misleading information in certain articles seen on the trending news sidebar or users' news feeds. Read More »

Federal Government issues compulsory recall for cars fitted with deadly airbags

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Manufacturers including BMW, Mazda and Mitsubishi have already called for state road authorities to block people from registering vehicles still equipped with potentially risky airbags. Mr Sukkar said priority would be given to vehicles assessd as high risk based on the car's age, the location of the vehicle, particularly in areas of high heat and humidity, and the location of the airbag within the vehicle would alos be given priority. Read More »

LG G7 'Neo' appears in hands-on images, specifications revealed

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We first heard that LG wouldn't be calling its next flagship "G7", then that LG has scrapped the in-development G7 for a completely new phone, and most recently that we'll see LG's flagship in June. Other expected features include IP68 water and dust resistance with a military standard rating for durability, camera AI, digital assistant and wireless charging. Read More »

NASA will launch next generation GEOS-S satellite today

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The two new GOES satellites join a group of satellites launched by Japan to keep watch over almost the entire Western Hemisphere all the way from Africas west coast to New Zealand. The combined target areas mean the two next-generation spacecraft have a almost complete view of the Western Hemisphere with modern tools that capture high-definition images several times faster than legacy weather satellites. Read More »

Slovakia reveal mascot, slogan and song for Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympics

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When South Korean authorities told North Korea's recent high-level delegation that Seoul and Washington intend to resume their postponed military drills after the Paralympics end on March 18, the officials from Pyongyang responded they "cannot accept" the exercises and forewarned heavy backlash, multiple sources from the ruling Democratic Party exclusively told the JoongAng Ilbo. Read More »

#beast from the east - Red Alert issued for some areas

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Blizzard conditions swept across Ireland on Thursday night as polar air brought by the so-called Beast From The East weather system mixed with 100km gales from Storm Emma. Gardaí are advising motorist and all road users to use caution on our roads. Met Eireann is forecasting that there will be some brighter weather on Saturday with dry spells developing. Read More »

Battlefield 5 Will Reportedly be Set in World War II

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Instead, the Battlefield franchise will be returning to WWII for the first time in nearly a decade. While referred to as Battlefield 2 internally, the Battlefield 2018 release will be called " Battlefield V ". They report that sources have confirmed "loot boxes are back but cosmetic only". It should also be noted that this isn't the first time that we heard Battlefield 2018 would be set in WWII . Read More »

Vero: The Popular Social Media App Dubbed the 'New Instagram'

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Only a week ago, Vero was a little-known app that didn't even rank in the App Store's top 1500 apps. If you're also wondering whether or not to get in on the ground floor, we've given the app a test spin for you. On the left, a post in the fairly Facebook-y news feed. The Vero app is a social network app that is an alternative to Instagram and Facebook. Read More »

Amazon acquires Ring in $1bn smart security play

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The finer details are yet to be disclosed, but Reuters estimated that the deal is worth more than $ 1 billion . Santa Monica, California-based Ring sells a doorbell with a built-in camera. This service will allow Amazon delivery people to drop packages inside of people's homes. Called Ring, the startup, which develops smart home systems, has one of its largest development centers in Ukraine. Read More »

Huawei P20 Leaked Photos Suggest that it will have a Notch Display

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The base variant of the Huawei P series devices will reportedly come with a dual-camera setup at the rear, unlike its bigger brother which is expected to sport a triple-camera setup . Alongside a notch, the rear dual camera arrangement on the P20 will probably look familiar to iPhone X owners as well, considering the cameras are also stacked vertically. Read More »

Organized labor case from Ill. goes in front of Supreme Court

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Various union members marched downtown on Saturday to fight for worker's rights. The challenge at issue arose in IL where Mark Janus , a child-support specialist, objected to the more than $45 taken out of his paycheck each month by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees to cover his share of collective-bargaining expenses. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus launched: Price, specifications and features

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But when you look at the fine print of the details on the Galaxy S9 , you find out the things Samsung kept mum, probably because they don't want you to know or think about that. With that out of the way, the main USP of the Galaxy S9 especially the Galaxy S9 Plus are those camera's , and Samsung is touting them to be first on a smartphone and class leading. Read More »

'Google Assistant to be available in Hindi by this year'

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The new languages' addition and multilingual support will help Google Assistant to better compete with Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri, both of which support more languages. To make this possible the company has developed a new Android Link feature which makes the process smoother. With SpotHero , for example, users can purchase a parking reservation with Google Assistant and then move to the app to see more details about the reservation or redeem their spot. Read More »

Asus unveils 3 new Zenfone 5 models

The ZenFone 5 and the ZenFone 5Z are expected to hit the Indian shores in the coming months. The notch here is smaller than the iPhone one. While the display's resolution might be a little less impressive than the QHD screens found in leading flagships, the rest of the phone's specs are certainly at a similar level to the competition. Read More »

Apple Announces New Medical Care Center for Its Employees

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To be specific, one is located north of its Cupertino HQ, and the other will be build inside its "spaceship" Apple Park headquarters. As well as coming hot on the heels of other big United States business plans to provide better healthcare services for their employees, the news is also in the wake of Apple CEO Tim Cook's comments at the latest shareholder meeting . Read More »

Konami's Metal Gear Survive Did Not Sell Very Well In The UK

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According to the latest update from the development team, there is about to be even more reason to logon with friends starting this March, when a co-op mission is planned to debut. In the opening moments of Metal Gear Survive , after you type in your character name, a cut-scene plays that shows a list of names including your own and those of your comrades. Read More »

This concept phone is everything the iPhone X couldn't be

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Vivo unveiled their new APEX FullView concept smartphone which completely redesigns their existing smartphone sets a new benchmark for future designs. Positioning the selfie camera has been particularly problematic for manufacturers in their war against bezels with the best compromise being the now common, notch. Read More »

#MWC2018: Samsung finally unveils much-awaited Galaxy S9, S9+

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The new phones feature Infinity Display . - UNCHANGED: The S9 features the same screen, same virtual home button and same battery capacity as the S8. Want to know what you get for that price? You will also be able to do super slow-mo video recording at up to 960 frames per second. It's actually pretty impressive. Read More »

Five hotly anticipated smartphones at MWC

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It has a 6-inch 2160x1080px IPS LCD which is both polarized and laminated, and promises 500 nits of brightness and 1500:1 contrast. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and MicroUSB 2.0 port. The front camera consists of a large 16MP snapper with F2.0 lens. A 3,000 mAh battery keeps things running. The Nokia 8 Sirocco is yet another Android One smartphone announced by HMD Global at this year's MWC . Read More »

Google Android OS Won't Get Dark Mode but Apps Will

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Google makes a strong claim that the augmented reality platform is now supported by 100 million Android phones and the tech-giant has joined hands with several companies (Samsung, Huawei, LG, Lenovo owned Motorola, Asus, Xiaomi, HMD collaboration Nokia, Sony Mobile, LTE and Vivo) to ensure new ARCore smartphones in the future. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 Promo Video Leaks Ahead Of MWC Unpacked Event

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At the discounted prices , both S7 and S7 Edge look really appealing against their new peers. Except for the positioning of the fingerprint sensor below the camera at the rear, there appears to be no major change in the upcoming models. Samsung isn't giving anything away in its teaser advert, though it does come with the tagline "The Camera". Aperture switching: Both phones will have "variable aperture" on their main 12-megapixel cameras, Blass wrote. Read More »

The Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Given "Buy" Rating at Stifel Nicolaus

Voya Investment Mngmt Ltd Com reported 0.06% in Kinder Morgan, Inc. University Of Notre Dame Du Lac decreased its stake in Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc (ALNY) by 14.73% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. for 33,400 shares. Gamble Jones Invest Counsel reported 0.54% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 3,649 shares. During the same quarter a year ago, the firm earned $1.54 EPS. Read More »

US Olympic hockey team includes five Boston College players

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For the first time since the 1998 Nagano Olympics , Team USA has won the gold medal in women's ice hockey . Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease. Read More »

Denver Broncos Expected To Trade Trevor Siemian

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The team is expected to use a pick to select a quarterback in this year's draft, and general manager John Elway is going to take a close look at the top prospects when he heads to in for the Scouting Combine next week. "In trades, quarterbacks fetch a lot more than you would think". Getting even that in return may require some patience as teams wait for other things to play out before turning to a Plan B that includes Siemian. Read More »

Ivanka Trump gets a red-carpet welcome to South Korea

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Ivanka Trump , eldest daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump , arrived in South Korea Friday as part of a charm offensive in the closing days of the 2018 Winter Olympics . The closing ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 25. Who is North Korea's representative, Kim Yo Jong, and what is her relationship with Kim Jong Un? Seoul blames the North for the 2010 sinking of the Cheonan - widely believed in the South to have been ordered by Kim Yong Chol - although ... Read More »

ASU among Peace Corps' 2018 top volunteer-producing colleges and universities

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For the second year in a row, the University of Wisconsin-Madison was ranked first on the Peace Corps 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list, officials announced Wednesday. "We must understand both sides to make a positive impact in the world". The announcement comes in advance of Peace Corps Week, which will be celebrated at UW-Madison Feb. Read More »

Smartphones unveiled at MWC to come with high specs

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Sony will likely bring a few smartphones to the party, likely in the Sony Xperia XZ2 - or something somewhere around there - and don't forget the Compact lineup. The wireless industry's bet is that emerging technologies such as virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and blockchain can help create new products and fresh revenue streams as traditional sales wane. Read More »

The Tesla Inc (TSLA) Stake Increased by Horseman Capital Management Ltd

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About 1.09 million shares traded or 146.84% up from the average. Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) has risen 16.15% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 37% are positive. Morgan Stanley downgraded Tesla, Inc . (NYSE:MTOR) has "Underweight" rating given on Tuesday, June 28 by Piper Jaffray. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of TSLA in report on Tuesday, April 5 with "Outperform" rating. Read More »

New organ opt-out legislation passes second reading by MPs

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In plans endorsed by Theresa May , a system of "deemed consent" will be in place - which means everyone will be presumed to be a donor unless they specifically say no. There are now more than 6,000 people waiting for transplants in the United Kingdom and MPs hope the new changes will help save many lives. After Keira Ball died in a road accident last year, her father Joe made the decision to donate - saving the lives of a man, woman, boy and 10-year-old Max Johnson who had been in ... Read More »

Dropbox officially files IPO, cloud service seeking $500 million

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Arash Ferdowsi, who co-founded the firm with Houston, and Quentin Clark, who oversees engineering, product and design, got shares worth $46.7 million and $34.1 million, respectively. The unicorns still on the IPO sidelines include ride-hailing company Uber and home-sharing company Airbnb. Dropbox has over 500 million registered users across 180 countries. Read More »

Title of Don Jr's remarks in India change amid backlash

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Senator Robert Menendez released a letter on Wednesday to the U.S ambassador in India that raised questions about the level of engagement of the embassy with Trump who is in India for the week, to promote various real estate projects of Trump empire. Read More »

SpaceX Completes Successful Launch, Narrowly Misses Catching $6 Million Nose Cone

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SpaceX's launch last Thursday morning, February 22, from California re-used a Falcon 9 flown a year ago to deploy a satellite for Hisdesat . According to reports , the satellites carried by the Falcon-9 rocket are created to test the technology the company plans to use for its high-speed internet service for rural communities in the United States and around the world. Read More »

Samsung resurrects Opera Max; meet Samsung Max

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The new Android app replacing Opera Max is crafted with an "enhanced design and user experience" as per the company. The feature offers smart advice on which applications are consuming the most data, and constantly scans for data saving opportunities. Read More »

An Apple Repair Center Has Been Making Hundreds Of Accidental 911 Calls

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If you've accidentally triggered SOS on your own iPhone or Apple Watch , you can switch off the auto call feature-the source of these problematic 911 calls. Dispatchers have commented that employees can sometimes be heard in the background talking about general maintenance work and Apple products. Although for some, these features are life-saving , they are also a fatigue for many. Read More »

Seat Leon Cupra R ST - 300 PS estate gets unveiled

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Plenty of other manufacturers have their own separate luxury and performance divisions, but not too many of them go as far as SEAT is doing to develop an nearly entirely separate brand purely focused on performance models. "The whole project has surfaced as the dream of a group of people who were looking for a way to conquer a new group of auto lovers". But once Cupra has exhausted the supply of SEAT models on which to do its performance magic, the motorsport-influenced brand could ... Read More »

Google Assistant bringing 30 new languages, multilingual support, and more

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The move aims to help Google, which has been lagging in the market for connected devices against Amazon's Alexa-powered hardware, ramp up competition in new markets. The former will build on the Assistant Routines that Google first announced a year ago, effectively macros that will combine multiple actions together under a single command. Read More »

Rolls-Royce unveils 8th gen Phantom priced at Rs 9.50 crore

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The 8th generation new Phantom is based on the company's all-new aluminium spaceframe structure, described as Architecture of Luxury by Rolls-Royce, the British super premium auto brand now owned by BMW. A divine selection of materials has been placed thoughtfully throughout the interior of New Phantom. A curated selection of rear seating options is available on New Phantom, from the lounge to individual formats. Read More »

You need to pay for extra save slots in Metal Gear Survive

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Well, the news doesn't get any better for fans who picked up a copy of the game yesterday. After the title was released - as reported by IGN - it's been discovered that players wishing to start a new save game have to pay a $10 fee if they don't want to delete their existing character. Read More »

Lady luck smiles on 'old man' Myhrer at last for slalom gold

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Silver went to Ramon Zenhaeusern of Switzerland, 0.34 seconds back. After two falls, Wise got it right at the third time of asking, scoring 97.20 in the final round to push compatriot Alex Ferreira (96.40) into second place. Reacting to his silver, Zenhaeusern said: "It's just insane". He suffered a back injury last year and trails both Hirscher and Kristoffersen in the World Cup slalom and overall standings this year. Read More »

Xiaomi now testing Android O updates for Mi 5 and Mi Mix

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Today, at a first flash sale of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , the Chinese mobile manufacturer sold over 300K units in just 3 minutes. What does Redmi Note 5 have to offer? The company's now done away with this delay by making the tool available immediately through an OTA update to MIUI version 9.2.4 NEIMIEK for all owners. Read More »

Spain: Cave Paintings Reveal Neanderthals Were 'Sophisticated'

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However, archaeological evidence revealed over the past 2 decades tells a different story. Scientists now know that the Neanderthals were no ape-men. The technique of U-Th dating is based on the radioactive decay of uranium isotopes into thorium. RG: Is there anything about the art that leads you to believe it was done by Neanderthals other than the date? Until now, the oldest known cave art was roughly 40,000 years old - stenciled hands and animals in an Indonesian site that was ... Read More »