Science


Thirty Seconds to Mars to Perform at Blossom in June Thirty Seconds to Mars to Perform at Blossom in June
- February 09, 2018

Tickets can be purchased in person at the Walton Arts Center box office in Fayetteville, by calling 479-443-5600 or by visiting www.amptickets.com . The announcement was made during Leto's appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show . Counterbalancing Thirty Seconds to Mars' bombastic sound is an opening band that'll bring a brighter, more party-like vibe to the night: Shut Up and Dance rockers Walk the Moon . (more...)
Tesla Reports Record Loss In Last Quarter Tesla Reports Record Loss In Last Quarter
- February 09, 2018

Cars that were promised in early 2018 are now being pushed to 2019. "It is bridging the gap as we redesign the full automation and bring that online", said Tesla's chief technical officer, JB Straubel. Musk's latest promotional stunt involved firing off a sports vehicle into the sky atop the world's most powerful rocket. But he didn't say whether the company will meet its stated goal of making 10,000 Model 3s per week at some point this year. (more...)
Auto Expo 2018: Scooters launched by Honda, Hero MotoCorp, Suzuki and more Auto Expo 2018: Scooters launched by Honda, Hero MotoCorp, Suzuki and more
- February 09, 2018

Annual passenger vehicle sales in India crossed 3 million units a year ago and the country is expected to become the world's third-largest auto market by 2020, trailing only China and the United States. All the three models will be launched in the next financial year. The new generation has stunning look from inside as well. Leading from the front, "India loves Activa". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 finally gets Android 8.0 Oreo, here's how to update Samsung Galaxy S8 finally gets Android 8.0 Oreo, here's how to update
- February 09, 2018

Earlier today, we have reported that the Galaxy S7 Edge phone got the new Android Oreo update accidentally in Vietnam. The Galaxy S8 Android Oreo update is now limited, but we expect the roll out to expand to other models in regions around the world in the near future. (more...)
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch in pictures SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch in pictures
- February 09, 2018

The new rocket is slated to fly a hefty telecommunications satellite for Arabsat, a Saudi Arabia-based firm, during the first half of 2018. Rocket payload comparison via SpaceX . Since then, the agency has relied on Russian spacecraft. Mr Obama made it clear he saw private sector involvement as an essential part of such a project. (more...)
House Intel Republicans to build a wall separating GOP, Dem staffers House Intel Republicans to build a wall separating GOP, Dem staffers
- February 09, 2018

Rep. Tom Rooney explained: "The level of trust and the level of everything down there.it's poison". "At last look, I think they had somewhere in the neighborhood of 75 Republicans and about 55 Democrats had viewed the Democratic memo", he said. (more...)
Intel begins releasing fixed Meltdown, Spectre microcode updates Intel begins releasing fixed Meltdown, Spectre microcode updates
- February 09, 2018

The updates, released to laptop-makers earlier this week, should be made available to consumers during the coming days. The chipmaker had previously released a patch to address the security flaws that led to frequent reboots and stability issues to such a degree that the company later recommended that its users should not even bother installing it . (more...)
(QCOM) Shares Sold by Hartline Investment Corp (QCOM) Shares Sold by Hartline Investment Corp
- February 09, 2018

The institutional investor held 178,323 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $14.45M, up from 123,162 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 0.4% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Moreover, Glob X Mgmt Comm Ltd Liability Com has 0% invested in Zumiez Inc. (more...)
'Pokémon Go' appears to be adding quests 'Pokémon Go' appears to be adding quests
- February 08, 2018

Rayquaza is the third and final of the "mascot Legendaries" from the Hoenn region. Starting from February 9 new Gen 3 Pokemon will be available to battle and catch in Pokemon Go , Legendary Pokemon Rayquaza will start to spawn as a Raid Boss, new Pokemon will appear as Raid Bosses and new special boxes will go live for a limited time. (more...)
Snap Crosses IPO Price After Adding Nearly 9 Million Users Snap Crosses IPO Price After Adding Nearly 9 Million Users
- February 08, 2018

Snapchat's daily active users rose to 187 million in the quarter that ended December 31 from 178 million in the third quarter , beating analysts' average expectation of 184.2 million users, according to financial data and analytics firm FactSet. (more...)
Volkswagen launches flagship Arteon sedan at Chicago Auto Show Volkswagen launches flagship Arteon sedan at Chicago Auto Show
- February 08, 2018

Woebcken. We've already seen the European-spec Arteon, but VW just unveiled the US-spec version of its new flagship sedan at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show . Items on the options list will include adaptive cruise control, Volkswagen's Digital Cockpit full-LED gauge cluster, a panoramic sunroof, ventilated front seats, massaging driver's seat, and heated rear seats. (more...)
Stock Picks with Performance Analysis: NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) Stock Picks with Performance Analysis: NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES)
- February 08, 2018

NetEase , Inc. (NTES ) performance during the last one year upgraded 22.53 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a negative trend of -9.45 percent. Jefferies initiated NetEase, Inc . As per Thursday, February 25, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 2 by CLSA. (more...)
Microsoft previews Progressive Web Apps on Edge and Windows 10 Microsoft previews Progressive Web Apps on Edge and Windows 10
- February 08, 2018

Well-known services and sites such as Flipboard, Twitter and Trivago already have PWAs, and Microsoft says it is whittling down the best web apps for inclusion in the Store from more than 1.5 million candidates. PWAs will look and function the same as any other Store app, and will be packaged as an appx in Windows 10 - running in their own sandboxed container. (more...)
Tesla is surging ahead of its earnings (TSLA) Tesla is surging ahead of its earnings (TSLA)
- February 08, 2018

Axa, France-based fund reported 2,536 shares. About 2.90 million shares traded or 38.86% up from the average. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2017 Q3. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.46% negative EPS growth. But the new standard battery pack timeline is more of a surprise and it is interesting for a few reasons. (more...)
Bates-Diop, No. 14 Ohio State crack Purdue win streak Bates-Diop, No. 14 Ohio State crack Purdue win streak
- February 08, 2018

The junior forward finished with a double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds to go along with three assists to lead the way for the Buckeyes (21-5, 12-1), who closed strongly to secure their third successive win. Make no mistake, Purdue remains one of the nation's best teams and still could win a second straight conference crown. Some nights it's going to happen, but against teams like Ohio State or Michigan State, it's unacceptable. (more...)
Saraki Faults EFCC's Trial Of CCT Chair, Umar Saraki Faults EFCC's Trial Of CCT Chair, Umar
- February 08, 2018

The announcement came as a surprise to all, because the defence had, at the commencement of proceedings, indicated its intention to call four witnesses. In another form, the witness read where Saraki also said he bought the same houses through bank loan from GTB. In its judgment, the three-man panel led by Justice Tinuade Akomolafe-Wilson dismissed 15 out of the 18 counts of false assets declaration instituted against the Senate President. (more...)
Tesla Motors Inc's (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sentiment is 1.3
- February 08, 2018

Investec Asset Management LTD now owns 3,690 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $1,259,000 after purchasing an additional 1,617 shares in the last quarter. Branderiz Eric sold $284,019 worth of stock. J&P (China) Capital Management Co.Ltd owns 781,379 shares or 45.47% of their USA portfolio. Analysts await Tesla, Inc . (more...)
What We Learned From The Latest Tesla Inc (TSLA) Earnings Call What We Learned From The Latest Tesla Inc (TSLA) Earnings Call
- February 08, 2018

But investors are concerned about the Model 3 because it was supposed to be the mass-market vehicle that could fly quickly off the assembly line and make money for the cash-burning company. While there are no plans yet to allow people to test drive the auto, there are still 455,000 people who have placed a $20,000 deposit to receive the vehicle as it rolls out of the factories. (more...)
My Nintendo Gold Points can soon be spent on the Switch eShop My Nintendo Gold Points can soon be spent on the Switch eShop
- February 08, 2018

How much a Gold Point is worth in real money hasn't been announced as of yet, but Nintendo assures that we'll be getting more information in the coming weeks. Next time, you'll be able to use those points and save $2.50. The Gold Points that you earn will only remain valid until the end of the following calendar year. (more...)
Twitter (TWTR) PT Raised to $30.00 Twitter (TWTR) PT Raised to $30.00
- February 08, 2018

The target implies a 30.79% spike from where the shares are now trading. Zacks Investment Research now has $28.00 price objective on the social networking company's stock. Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Marcus Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of Twitter in the 4th quarter worth approximately $212,000. (more...)
Ford Transit Connect Wagon gets Ford Transit Connect Wagon gets "EcoBlue" diesel option, no hybrid so far
- February 08, 2018

Available across the line for the passenger-friendly Transit Connect Wagon, the new 1.5-liter EcoBlue four-cylinder diesel is the latest entry in the complicated and controversial United States diesel fleet. If you get the long-wheelbase wagon with the seven-passenger seating option, however, you can not have the diesel - it's gas-only due to some kind of packaging conflict with the diesel's systems. (more...)
Purported iOS iBoot source code leaks, potential security issue for iPhones Purported iOS iBoot source code leaks, potential security issue for iPhones
- February 08, 2018

As per security researchers, parts of this code exist in iOS 11 , and it could help hackers to find flaws in iOS 11. It is still unclear where this code comes from and its legitimacy remains unproven. Motherboard describes it as "like the iPhone's BIOS". A part of the source code for iOS was published by an anonymous user on the web-based hosting service, GitHub that is primarily used by developers to share code with one another. (more...)
Supreme Court to start final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today Supreme Court to start final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today
- February 08, 2018

The Apex Court also clarified that it never meant to hear the case on 'day-to-day basis'. But due to the incomplete documentation process, the Supreme Court fixed 14 March as the next date of hearing, according to ANI . The hearing assumes significance as the top court had on December 5 past year rejected vehement submission by senior lawyer and Congress leader Kapil Sibal and others that the pleas be heard after the 2019 general elections. (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE): What's the Story?
- February 08, 2018

About 8.98M shares traded or 13.22% up from the average. NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has declined 9.24% since February 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. BB&T Investment Services Inc. now owns 923 shares of the software company's stock worth $138,000 after purchasing an additional 275 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Telegram for Android Gets Instant Video Streaming, Auto-Night Mode, and More Telegram for Android Gets Instant Video Streaming, Auto-Night Mode, and More
- February 08, 2018

With more than 10 million downloads on Google Play, Telegram is undoubtedly popular. The playback bar tracks your progress through the video, and a light gray line shows how much of the playing video is buffered. Once logged in with the Telegram widget, it will share your name, user name, and profile picture with the website or service. Your phone number remains hidden, though. (more...)
United States 'ready for any eventuality' on North Korea - Pence United States 'ready for any eventuality' on North Korea - Pence
- February 08, 2018

But South Korea has been flexible with these rules as it accommodates the North Koreans to the Pyeongchang Games. The Pyeongchang Olympics have begun with a curling competition featuring a showdown between a pair of US siblings and a Russian husband-and-wife team competing in neutral uniforms with no national insignia. (more...)
First Modern Briton Had Dark Skin And Blue Eyes, DNA Analysis Shows First Modern Briton Had Dark Skin And Blue Eyes, DNA Analysis Shows
- February 08, 2018

The most noticeable difference between Cheddar Man and modern British people is that the former has a darker skin tone. The pair work together on Neanderthal reconstruction projects for other museums, and report that the project took about 3 months to carry off, Alfons Kennis shared , adding that the project was a challenge for them, given the completely different facial features: "It's really nice to make a more graceful man, not a heavy-browed Neanderthal". (more...)
Chinese police don high-tech glasses to apprehend suspects Chinese police don high-tech glasses to apprehend suspects
- February 08, 2018

The glasses are linked to a database that can match travelers with criminal suspects. It has been reported that police have so far identified seven fugitives connected to both hit-and-run and human trafficking cases. Beyond a name, officers are also supplied with the person's address, according to the BBC . China has been ramping up its use of facial-recognition technology as it moves toward a nationwide database that can recognize any citizen within three seconds . (more...)
Yup, Flat-Earthers Think the Falcon Heavy Launch Was a Conspiracy Yup, Flat-Earthers Think the Falcon Heavy Launch Was a Conspiracy
- February 08, 2018

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk successfully launched the Falcon Heavy rocket into space as part of his SpaceX program. SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon Heavy Rocket on Tuesday afternoon (Feb. Two of the Heavy's boosters are recycled; they have flown on previous Falcon 9 launches. Thousands traveled to Florida's Space Coast to witness the demonstration flight from Kennedy Space Center's Pad 39A, jamming roads for hours after liftoff of the world's most powerful ... (more...)
Huawei to hold event on 27 March, likely for P20 phone unveiling Huawei to hold event on 27 March, likely for P20 phone unveiling
- February 08, 2018

There is a possibility Huawei may announce these devices at MWC 2018 . PocketNow pointed out that this battery capacity seems to be too small for either the P20 or the P20 Plus . Huawei is just playing with us at this point, but this all points to the P20 and P20 Plus sporting three main cameras. The sketches for the P20 Lite also doesn't show any fingerprint scanners. (more...)