Science


Huge 'monster' planet could challenge scientists' theory of how worlds form Huge 'monster' planet could challenge scientists' theory of how worlds form
- November 03, 2017

NGTS-1b is one such planet, and scientists just revealed its discovery today, but there's just one problem: it shouldn't even exist. "The planet is about 25 percent the radius its host star". The researchers made their discovery by monitoring patches of the night sky over many months, and detecting red light from the star with innovative red-sensitive cameras. (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey: 11 Million Switch Users Confirmed Missing Super Mario Odyssey: 11 Million Switch Users Confirmed Missing
- November 03, 2017

This makes it also the fastest selling Super Mario game in the USA. Similarly, Nintendo of Europe notes that the cap-throwing, hero-transforming romp surpassed the opening weekend sales of its nearest competitor, Super Mario Galaxy 2 . (more...)
Michael Owen predicts West Ham United v Liverpool Michael Owen predicts West Ham United v Liverpool
- November 03, 2017

They have conceded 15 goals already in the league as pressure continues to mount. "At half-time I asked immediately and the ankle was already swollen". The Merseyside club is still awaiting the returns from injury of Sadio mane and Adam Lallana . Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is in line to make his first Premier League start for the Reds after impressing on his full Champions League bow. (more...)
Market Now: BSE Smallcap index outperforms benchmark Sensex
- November 03, 2017

Better-than-estimated earnings by some more companies too bolstered trading sentiments. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched up 0.15 percent, to be just a whisker from its highest since late 2007. Technical Analyst Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com, has a buy on State Bank of India with a stop loss of Rs 318 for target of Rs 334 and a buy on Dr Reddy's Laboratories with stop loss of Rs 2,400 for target of Rs 2,520. (more...)
Thor: Ragnarok may be the best Marvel movie yet Thor: Ragnarok may be the best Marvel movie yet
- November 03, 2017

He talked about how Thor: Ragnarok is a Taika Waititi movie set in the Marvel universe, how excited he was to work with Cate Blanchett , how his armor and look in the film were designed by WETA (the same people that did Lord of the Rings ), the challenges of filming the ending action set piece during additional photography, and a lot more. (more...)
The Banco Santander SA (san) To Go Ex-Dividend on October 13th The Banco Santander SA (san) To Go Ex-Dividend on October 13th
- November 02, 2017

Morgan Stanley set a €6.80 ($8.00) price objective on Banco Santander , and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, September 8th. The stock recovered 34.27% since its low point and has performed 27.43% year-to-date. While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. (more...)
Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio price revealed Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio price revealed
- November 02, 2017

It's also been put to work around the famed 12.8-mile Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit, completing the gruelling track in just 7 minutes and 51.7 seconds - making it over eight seconds quicker than the Cayenne Turbo S. The vehicle manufacturer has also included the Chassis Domain Control (CDC) unit, with differential Alfa Active Torque Vectoring as standard. The model also has an electromechanical integrated braking system with carbon-ceramic brakes. (more...)
Men with bent penises are at higher risk of getting cancer Men with bent penises are at higher risk of getting cancer
- November 02, 2017

The research team, which presented its study at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, found that men with penile fibrosis have a 40 percent increased chance of having stomach cancer and testicular cancer, and a 29 percent increased chance of melanoma. (more...)
IPhone X Face Data Can Be Shared With Developers IPhone X Face Data Can Be Shared With Developers
- November 02, 2017

According to the developer agreement, third-party app makers only have access to the visual facial mapping data, and not the same mathematical representation of it that is used to unlock the iPhone X. Privacy experts are anxious app developers could use the facial expressions to analyze emotional responses to advertisements shown in apps. The fact that app developers will have access to such data renders the security of such data more vulnerable to hacks . (more...)
Nioh: Complete Edition debut trailer Nioh: Complete Edition debut trailer
- November 02, 2017

The package also includes all three add-ons in Dragon of the North, Defiant Honour, and Bloodshed's End . After landing in the fishing village of Usuki You can claim this item by selecting "Boons" at the shrine. Needless to say, it won't be an easy task. The trailer shows gameplay and environments form the the PC version along with some accolades that the game has received since it launched earlier this year. (more...)
No more than 800 orangutans from this newly identified species remain No more than 800 orangutans from this newly identified species remain
- November 02, 2017

The researchers also reconstructed the history of the Tapanuli population. But it wasn't until biological anthropologist Erik Meijaard , the founder of conservation group Borneo Futures in Jakarta, discovered the paper in the mid-1990s that scientists went looking for the Batang Toru group. (more...)
Adobe Systems Inc (NASDAQ:ADBE) Institutional Investor Sentiment Is 1.1
- November 02, 2017

This technical setup was reported by Barchart.com. Vetr's target price points to a potential downside of 1.33% from the company's current price. Active traders may be zooming in on some additional technical indicators for share assessment. (more...)
Microsoft Hololens Certified As Protective Eyewear For Industrial Use; Expands Availability
- November 02, 2017

HoloLens is already available in 10 markets-the U.S., the U.K., Australia, Germany, Canada, France, China, Ireland, Japan, and New Zealand-but the new push will add another 29, essentially covering the rest of the European Union plus Turkey, Switzerland, Norway, and Iceland. (more...)
NY terror: Donald Trump 'may send suspect to Guantanamo Bay' NY terror: Donald Trump 'may send suspect to Guantanamo Bay'
- November 02, 2017

Eight people were killed and more injured when a man in a rental truck ploughed into cyclists in a bike path in lower Manhattan yesterday at around 3pm local time. "That would be foolishly controversial and counterproductive, considering the criminal case that authorities are already building in NY", the board wrote, noting that the suspect had been charged under terrorism laws. (more...)
Tim Cook says social media manipulates and divides people
- November 02, 2017

Representatives from some of the country's largest tech companies, including Facebook and Twitter, have been on Capitol Hill this week testifying to lawmakers on the House and Senate Intelligence committees as part of the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election. (more...)
Found: A Large 'Void' Inside the Great Pyramid of Giza Found: A Large 'Void' Inside the Great Pyramid of Giza
- November 02, 2017

While in the humid, cramped conditions of the pyramid's tunnels and chambers, Mehdi expected not to have any phone signal but what wasn't expected was an "astonishing" discovering. Around 10,000 muons rain down on each square metre of Earth's surface every minute. "We're sort of bathed in them all the time". The place is located in the "tribal mountain" area near the Pyramid of Giza and contains graves of thousands of workers and three important people - the royal palace supervisor, the ... (more...)
The Xbox One X will support 1440p displays
- November 02, 2017

This means that if you play a 4K or 1440p game on a Pro hooked up to a 1440p monitor, it'll just output 1080p and upscale, which doesn't look great. But fear not, as late last night Corporate Vice President and Xbox Software Engineering at Microsoft Kevin Gammill‏ tweeted the following as an answer to a question about this matter: "On X, we will effectively output native over HDMI in this case at 1440p". (more...)
IPhone X wasn't meant for release until 2018, says Apple IPhone X wasn't meant for release until 2018, says Apple
- November 02, 2017

Apple took the risk of rolling out the iPhone X and its technology a year earlier than planned. First debuted in iPhone 7 Plus, the unique dual-lens design - one wide angle and one "telephoto" module - has allowed Apple to enhance the platform's picture taking capabilities. (more...)
Spacex Falcon 9 rocket completes successful launch from Kennedy Space Center
- November 02, 2017

The company's Falcon 9 rocket blasted-off from Kennedy Space Center on Monday afternoon. The launch and delivery was streamed live. The satellite, also known as Mugungwha 5A, will be delivered into a geostationary orbit. Problems with the satellite's solar arrays have forced the communications company to retire the craft. It is likely that Space X will launch two or three additional missions in 2017, which would bring the company's tally for the year to 19 missions. (more...)
Facebook's rip-roaring Q3: 5 insights into the future of the social network Facebook's rip-roaring Q3: 5 insights into the future of the social network
- November 02, 2017

Changes are focused on preventing abuse and harmful content, removing fake news, hate speech and other "problematic content", he said. For the fourth quarter, analysts model earnings of $1.70 a share on revenue of $12 billion. These workers won't all be full-time at Facebook and will include contractors. Facebook quietly increased its number of estimated duplicate accounts from 6% to 10%. (more...)
Tesla, Inc. (TSLA), HP Inc. (HPQ)
- November 02, 2017

Korea Investment CORP's holdings in Tesla were worth $11,971,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 96,649,460 with a reported 3,731,825 bought and 17,365,809 sold. (more...)
Razer Phone with 120Hz display, Snapdragon 835 and 8GB RAM launched Razer Phone with 120Hz display, Snapdragon 835 and 8GB RAM launched
- November 02, 2017

Razer had acquired Nextbit earlier this year, revealing plans to foray into the mobile phone segment. The Razer Phone looks similar to the Nextbit Robin, which was launched in India in 2016. The handset offers massive 8GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage capacity. The Razer Phone is powered by a 4000mAh battery and it supports Quick Charge 4 which means less time is spent when the phone needs a charge. (more...)
2 millions en 3 jours d'après Nintendo — Super Mario Odyssey 2 millions en 3 jours d'après Nintendo — Super Mario Odyssey
- November 02, 2017

Sur l'ensemble de l'exercice, le groupe compte ainsi écouler 50 millions de jeux pour la Switch, contre une prévision précédente de 35 millions. De plus, la campagne de pub de la Switch était beaucoup mieux gérée. U (5.73 millions) et Super Mario 3D World (5,7 millions). Après l'échec de la WiiU, Nintendo a repris le sourire grâce au lancement retentissant de la Switch. (more...)
EPS Estimates Revision Screen: Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV) EPS Estimates Revision Screen: Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV)
- November 02, 2017

The company trades on average around 85066000 shares per market session. Apollo Investment Corporation is a closed-end, externally managed, non-diversified management investment company. Additionally the company announced a dividend for shareholders that was paid on Thursday the 5th of October 2017. As per Monday, September 14, the company rating was maintained by UBS. (more...)
Popular platformer Owlboy lands on Xbox One soon Popular platformer Owlboy lands on Xbox One soon
- November 02, 2017

That date specifically applies to the digital release of the game. A physical edition is also in the works. One of the most inspiring stories in the gaming world over the past year has been the long road to-and eventually successful release of-Owlboy. (more...)
Share Rating Recap: Fitbit Inc (FIT)
- November 02, 2017

Morgan Stanley reiterated an "overweight" rating and issued a $31.00 price objective on shares of Fitbit in a report on Wednesday, August 31st. Fortaleza Asset Management Inc. WARNING: This report was originally posted by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. If you are reading this report on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright & trademark law. (more...)
Living in space has drastic, negative effects on the brain Living in space has drastic, negative effects on the brain
- November 02, 2017

For example, she said, what happens when the brain is no longer getting normal sensory information from the legs for months? If necessary, there may be ways to halt these brain changes in space. In a NASA-funded study published on Wednesday, Dr. Donna Roberts of the Medical University of SC and her colleagues therefore compared before- and after-mission MRIs of 34 astronauts, 18 who spent months on the International Space Station (average voyage: 165 days) and 16 who had shorter jaunts (14 ... (more...)
Scientists have guessed what aliens may look like Scientists have guessed what aliens may look like
- November 02, 2017

Most of the conventional predictions about what aliens would be like are based on what happened on Earth. But, using evolutionary theory, they were able to assume that their forms adapted to be similar to us. "Like humans, we predict that they are made-up of a hierarchy of entities, which all cooperate to produce an alien ", said Levin. By complexity, we mean anything more complex than, say, a virus. (more...)
Released CIA Files: Hitler Survived WWII, Lived in Colombia?
- November 02, 2017

The CIA was aware of and interested in rumors that Nazi leader Adolf Hitler escaped Germany at the end of the World War II and fled to South America, documents released this week by the USA foreign intelligence agency show. "Citroen also stated Hitler left Colombia for Argentina around January 1955", the memo notes. Another document dated October 17, 1955, offered additional information, citing, "an undated memorandum, believed to have been written in about mid February 1954". (more...)
Housemarque Abandons Arcade Genre For 'Multiplayer Experiences' Housemarque Abandons Arcade Genre For 'Multiplayer Experiences'
- November 01, 2017

For those interested in picking up the studios recent titles, Matterfall is available exclusively on PS4, while Nex Machina is available on both PC and PS4. The team is now exploring something totally different than what fans of the studio expect, but believe it wil lead to the "creation of even more engaging gaming experiences". (more...)