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Xiaomi's new video teasing flagship dual camera phone is hilarious Xiaomi's new video teasing flagship dual camera phone is hilarious
- September 04, 2017

The company has scheduled an event for September 5 in Delhi, where it will unveil the device. Xiaomi India took to the Twitter to confirm that Flipkart will be their official partner and the forthcoming phone will be available on this e-commerce site exclusively for purchase. (more...)
Theresa May threatens more sanctions against North Korea
- September 04, 2017

The freedom to strike new trade deals independently of the European Union has been highlighted by the government as a benefit of Brexit. OSAKA, Japan ( Reuters ) - Britain is looking at ways to replicate the trade deals that the European Union has with countries outside the bloc when it exits the EU in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday. (more...)
Airtel's plan to take on Reliance Jio starts at Rs 8 Airtel's plan to take on Reliance Jio starts at Rs 8
- September 04, 2017

Here's a quick look at all the new Airtel plans. Finally on the higher end, there is a Rs 349 recharge with unlimited local and STD calls along with 28GB of data (1GB per day FUP ) for a period of 28 days. With recharge of Rs 198, Airtel users will get unlimited local and STD calls and 1GB of data for 28 days. Airtel has also launched a new pack that comes with 112GB 4G data. (more...)
Here's how Xbox One games will handle mouse and keyboard support Here's how Xbox One games will handle mouse and keyboard support
- September 04, 2017

He then want on to talk about Microsoft's recent partnership with Samsung, and said that Samsung's 4K QLED TV screens and Microsoft's Xbox One X systems are going to be the ideal pair, and that the two companies are trying to work together to optimize their own 4K capabilities to the fullest. (more...)
Woman Nasa astronaut sets records as she lands on Earth Woman Nasa astronaut sets records as she lands on Earth
- September 04, 2017

Before closing the hatch to Soyuz, Whitson, Fischer and Yurchikhin said goodbye to Sergey Ryazanskiy of Roscosmos, Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency and NASA's Randy Bresnik, who are taking over as Expedition 53 aboard the ISS . (more...)
Galaxy C8 to feature dual rear cameras and fingerprint scanner Galaxy C8 to feature dual rear cameras and fingerprint scanner
- September 03, 2017

The Galaxy J7 Plus is also looking gorgeous indeed. Samsung Galaxy On NXT features a 5.5 Full HD (1920×1080) 2.5D Curved Glass Display screen. However, the chipset SoC is not mentioned in the specs list but should be the MT P10 as the afore leaks. (more...)
Solange announces Boston show to benefit Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Houston Solange announces Boston show to benefit Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Houston
- September 03, 2017

Im committed to partnering with organisations on the ground in Houston and making contributions to uplift the city that raised me with so much love. Celebrities far and wide are reaching into their wallets in order to help those suffering from the horrendous aftermath of Hurricane Harvey . (more...)
Fourth Major Update Coming Oct. 17 [What to Expect] Fourth Major Update Coming Oct. 17 [What to Expect]
- September 03, 2017

Release of Windows 10 " Fall Creators Update " will come the same day that Windows Mixed Reality headsets powered by the software hits the market. This update is supposed to prepare the Windows 10 service for a bigger update to follow the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update . The updates will be available for download through the standard Windows update feature in October. (more...)
National Basketball Association 2K18 reveals shared world The Neighborhood National Basketball Association 2K18 reveals shared world The Neighborhood
- September 03, 2017

MyPLAYERs live in a neighborhood environment with several locations in the city blocks to visit, flush with other MyPLAYERS and characters with whom to interact. The Neighborhood was revealed in a brand new trailer today, showing players are no longer encumbered by numerous menus; Instead, players seamlessly walk in the social space to play pickup matches or enter various shops to deck their baller. (more...)
Game of Thrones Season 8 Spoilers - Does Cersei Lannister Have A Miscarriage? Game of Thrones Season 8 Spoilers - Does Cersei Lannister Have A Miscarriage?
- September 03, 2017

He saw what he saw, and he understood the threat [of the dead], and he understood that clearly if they don't all work together, they don't stand a chance. My subjects as an actor was "This is it. I gave you the signal!" I don't believe in this, you and me. He's going to have so many hours of the day with a therapist from now on and every time it's going to be back to Cersei. (more...)
British WWII bomb in Frankfurt could flatten a city block British WWII bomb in Frankfurt could flatten a city block
- September 03, 2017

The operation came a day before three times as many people must leave their homes in Frankfurt to allow another bomb to be neutralised - the biggest evacuation of its kind in postwar Germany. Police said they couldn't begin defusing the bomb until they were sure everyone had left the area. The compulsory evacuation radius of 1.5 km around the bomb includes police headquarters, two hospitals, transport systems and Germany's central bank storing US$70 billion (NZ$98 billion) in gold reserves. (more...)
The world's most experienced spacewoman is returning to Earth The world's most experienced spacewoman is returning to Earth
- September 03, 2017

Whitson ranks behind a handful of Russian cosmonauts record-setters who spent time on Russia's Mir space station as well as the International Space Station (ISS), where Whitson spent her most recent mission. Roscosmos's Sergey Ryazanskiy and Paolo Nespoli of ESA (European Space Agency) will operate the station until the arrival of Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba of NASA and Alexander Misurkin of Roscosmos in the crew. (more...)
Sylvester Stallone hints Creed sequel will shoot in 2018 Sylvester Stallone hints Creed sequel will shoot in 2018
- September 03, 2017

The news comes via star Sylvester Stallone himself, who recently took to Instagram to show a still from the 2015 movie, captioning it, "Getting stronger!" But it is still way too early to tell just exactly what Sylvester Stallone has planned for the sequel to Creed , even though it sounds that Stallone might just tell you if you walked up and asked because his excitement for the project can hardly be contained at this point. (more...)
Hockey Coach Roelant Oltmans Sacked, David John to Take Interim Charge Hockey Coach Roelant Oltmans Sacked, David John to Take Interim Charge
- September 03, 2017

The three-day meeting of the Hockey India High Performance and Development Committee, which was held to assess and take steps towards the way forward and long term success for Indian hockey, concluded today. India had finished sixth in the tournament, which is a qualifier for next year's World Cup. Under Oltmans, the Indian team won the Champions Trophy silver in June besides bagging the bronze medal at the World League Final in December 2015. (more...)
US Successfully Intercepts Ballistic Missile Target in Test Over Hawai'i
- September 03, 2017

The US conducted a missile-defence test on Wednesday off the coast of Hawaii and intercepted a medium-range ballistic missile, just days after North Koreas bold missile test over Japan . The MDA said the test gives the naval component of the missile defence system higher ability to intercept ballistic missiles in their terminal phase. (more...)
ARK: Survival Evolved's New Aberration Expansion Looks Gross in a Good Way ARK: Survival Evolved's New Aberration Expansion Looks Gross in a Good Way
- September 03, 2017

The expansion even borrows from the Alien franchise as you'll be able to tame a new creature called the Nameless Queen and "impregnate your foes with a horrifying reproductive chest-burster". Players who've purchased Ark's Explorer's Edition will receive Aberration at no additional cost, but everyone else will have the option to purchase the expansion separately for $20. (more...)
Huawei debuts new Kirin 970 chip with advanced AI processing Huawei debuts new Kirin 970 chip with advanced AI processing
- September 03, 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) built into its new chips can help make phones more personalised, or anticipate the actions and interests of their users, Wu said. "This is the latest technology and it is the first chip to have a neural processing unit inside, which is 20 times faster than a central processing unit", said Richard Yu, chief of Huawei's consumer business group, at the IFA consumer electronics trade show in Berlin on September 2. (more...)
Mysterious, Brain-Like Blob Found in A Canadian Lagoon Mysterious, Brain-Like Blob Found in A Canadian Lagoon
- September 02, 2017

Recently, they've been spotted for the first recorded time in Stanley Park in Vancouver, according to National Geographic , where a lake called the "lost lagoon" has experienced falling water levels. Because they sustain themselves on algae in nutrient-rich water, their proliferation could very well mean starving out other local organisms vital to a region's ecosystem. (more...)
Can Nationals even series at Brewers? MLB Predictions 9/1/17 Can Nationals even series at Brewers? MLB Predictions 9/1/17
- September 01, 2017

Jimmy Nelson will take the mound for the Crew. Roark has a 1.34 WHIP with 131 strikeouts in 149 2/3 innings. Milwaukee are just two-and-a-half games behind Colorado for the final wildcard spot. The Nationals have scored 15 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in seven of their last nine games. Hernan Perez was 2-for-5 with a double and a run, while Stephen Vogt finished 3-for-4 with an RBI. (more...)
The Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Rating Reiterated by Susquehanna Bancshares Inc The Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Rating Reiterated by Susquehanna Bancshares Inc
- September 01, 2017

The stock declined 0.94% or $0.29 reaching $30.5 per share. About 566,066 shares traded. It has outperformed by 1.37% the S&P500. Toshiba's self-imposed deadline for sale of its chip making unit passed without an agreement with a buyer, despite interest from several consortiums including one led by Western Digital ( WDC ), according to media reports. (more...)
Horseman Capital Management Ltd Invests $1.09 Million in Tesla Inc. (TSLA)
- September 01, 2017

Scott Burney decreased its stake in Tesla Mtrs Inc ( TSLA ) by 90.61% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Moreover, First Interstate Comml Bank has 0% invested in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) for 50 shares. 95,420 shares valued at $25.00M were bought by Musk Elon on Friday, March 17. 2,500 shares were sold by Musk Kimbal , worth $789,182. On Friday, April 7 the insider FIELD JOHN DOUGLAS sold $150,726. (more...)
STC Trending Lower For Apollo Global Management LLC (APO)
- September 01, 2017

Moreover, Concourse Mngmt Ltd has 3.54% invested in Apollo Global Management LLC (NYSE:APO). Lombard Odier Asset Management Switzerland Sa decreased Vca Inc (WOOF) stake by 66.67% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The company was downgraded on Thursday, January 26 by Raymond James. Morgan Stanley lifted their price objective on Apollo Global Management from $26.00 to $28.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. (more...)
Mercedes-AMG Project One has over 1000 hp Mercedes-AMG Project One has over 1000 hp
- September 01, 2017

The engine will create about 750 horsepower on its own and be able to spin up to 11,000 rpm. Mercedes-AMG hasn't released the specifics, but according to AMG head, Tobias Moers there will be "one for each front wheel, one on the crankshaft, and one in the engine turbocharger". (more...)
Tesla Charged With Employee Rights Violations by National Labor Relations Board Tesla Charged With Employee Rights Violations by National Labor Relations Board
- September 01, 2017

On November 14 the board will hold a hearing before an administrative law judge in Oakland. The UAW also emphasized the NLRB has found merit to allegations by workers the company violated their rights by requiring them to sign an overly broad confidentiality agreement that could bar them from talking about their working conditions and safety issues at the facility. (more...)
3-mile wide asteroid moves closer to earth 3-mile wide asteroid moves closer to earth
- September 01, 2017

This distance is roughly 18 times the distance now between the Moon and the Earth. The asteroid, which can be seen using a small telescope, will appear as bright as a 9th-magnitude star because its large surface means that it reflects nearly twice as much light from the sun as the moon, according to Sky & Telescope. (more...)
AMD's new budget 8-core Threadripper processor costs $549 AMD's new budget 8-core Threadripper processor costs $549
- September 01, 2017

In fact, the Threadripper 1900X's biggest competition might come from within. This price jump of $50 is not sufficient for you to create a Threadripper based desktop PC. Lenovo is the first of AMD's manufacturing partners to offer any specific product details. "Today's business PC users require more processing power than ever before to run increasingly demanding applications, to ensure they can multi-task without disruption, and to help protect against security threats", said Jim ... (more...)
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update launches October 17 Windows 10 Fall Creators Update launches October 17
- September 01, 2017

Lenovo actually showed off its headset during IFA 2017 called The Explorer, which will cost $350. It's been a while since Microsoft and Windows Insiders are testing the Fall Creators Update . The updates will be available for download through the standard Windows update feature in October. More specifically, the main goal is to complete the Fall Creators Update with the new Windows 10 Inside Preview 16278. (more...)
Vulcan Materials (VMC) Receives News Impact Score of 0.18
- September 01, 2017

For VMC, the company now has $1.13 Billion of cash on the books, which is offset by $525.78 Million current liabilities. The stock increased 4.45% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $2.58. cut its stake in shares of Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) by 8.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. (more...)
Does $3.53 justifies Glu Mobile, Inc. (GLUU) shares? Does $3.53 justifies Glu Mobile, Inc. (GLUU) shares?
- September 01, 2017

The value of the investment in Glu Mobile Inc. decreased from $3,359,000 to $2,693,000 a change of 19.8% for the reporting period. A number of other analysts have also commented on GLUU. The legal version of this article can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/08/29/glu-mobile-inc-gluu-shares-bought-by-geode-capital-management-llc.html. (more...)
Facebook opens up its 'Watch' video service to all United States users Facebook opens up its 'Watch' video service to all United States users
- September 01, 2017

Watch , unveiled last month , is the first dedicated place for Facebook users to view video and will feature live or recorded shortform programming from the likes of A+E Networks, Hearst and National Geographic. "We are not focused on acquiring exclusive rights". Facebook does not intend to make buying content a core piece of its strategy, Dan Rose, vice president of partnerships at Facebook , told Media. (more...)