Science


Heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet
- November 08, 2017

The team developed a mantle plume model to look at how much geothermal heat would be needed to explain what is seen at Marie Byrd Land. 'I thought it was insane, ' said Hélène Seroussi of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, of when she first heard the idea. (more...)
Stellar encore: Dying star keeps coming back big time Stellar encore: Dying star keeps coming back big time
- November 08, 2017

According to the study , the exploding star is probably more than 50 times bigger than the sun, making iPTF14hls perhaps the most massive stellar explosion ever seen. It's hard to estimate the statistical significance of a signal in a digitized image of a photographic plate, Nugent said. Supernova iPTF14hls may the first example of a so-called " pulsational pair instability supernova ". (more...)
There's bad news about the Galaxy S9 display There's bad news about the Galaxy S9 display
- November 08, 2017

Widely acclaimed for innovative mobile solutions, mophie is the proud developer of the original juice pack. mophie products are recognized for style and engineered for performance, providing a seamless integration of hardware, software and design. (more...)
The Citrix Systems (CTXS) - Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates
- November 08, 2017

Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:SABR) has a market cap of $5.17 billion and over the last 12 months, SABR has declined by -19.19%. The stock increased 0.70% or $1.25 during the last trading session, reaching $180.17. Koch Industries Incorporated owns 633,120 shares or 0.17% of their USA portfolio. (NYSE:DG). Finemark Bancorp Trust reported 56,125 shares. It turned negative, as 24 investors sold AEIS shares while 103 reduced holdings. (more...)
Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL)
- November 08, 2017

The stock has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion, a PE ratio of 16.71 and a beta of 1.66. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 9 by Bank of America. Institutional investors have also been busy with the stock. 393,066 were reported by Prudential Financial. Among new and sold out positions, 39 holders initiated new positions by a total of 4.81 million shares and 34 holders exited their positions by a total of 13.58 million shares. (more...)
Harry Potter GO Has Officially Been Confirmed By Pokemon GO Creators
- November 08, 2017

Harry Potter's wizarding world will be coming to an augmented-reality mobile game in 2018 from Niantic Labs , the company behind AR game hit " Pokemon Go ". The idea of Niantic working on another game while Pokemon GO is still plagued by bugs and missing features sounds a bit insane, but it's not surprising to see the company attempting to extend its hold on the market of mobile AR games. (more...)
California Filmmaker's Spoof Ad To Sell Girlfriend's Used Car Goes Viral California Filmmaker's Spoof Ad To Sell Girlfriend's Used Car Goes Viral
- November 08, 2017

It's got it all: long trailing shots, aerial footage on a coastal road, and even a woman pouring coffee inside the vehicle with a cat on her lap. The ad was posted on YouTube and in amongst the humorous scenes also features some stunning drone photography of the Californian coastline. (more...)
Oppenheimer Believes Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH) Still Has Room to Grow
- November 08, 2017

A year ago, Match Group raked in $317 million in revenue and earned 23 cents per share. (The) reiterated a "neutral" rating and issued a $25.00 price target on shares of Match Group in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Match Group Inc ". If you are viewing this piece on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of U.S. (more...)
Volvo XC60 best all-round performer — Latest NCAP results Volvo XC60 best all-round performer — Latest NCAP results
- November 08, 2017

Overall, all variants of the XC60 available in Australia are given the five star rating except the T8 hybrid. It also scored 87 per cent for child occupant protection and 76 per cent for pedestrians. That said, the Vauxhall Crossland X and Citroen C3 Aircross (that share a platform) only feature AEB as an option, which would normally result in them attaining less than five stars. (more...)
Sony trolls Xbox One X launch with £449 PS4 Pro bundle Sony trolls Xbox One X launch with £449 PS4 Pro bundle
- November 08, 2017

Nearly certainly a deliberate jab at Microsoft , the PS4 Pro bundle included Sony's beefed up console and "five exclusive adventures", which is a tad misleading as the bundle includes four games plus some DLC. In terms of its visual feature set, Xbox One X is enhanced over the regular Xbox One edition, and ultimately it's a match for PlayStation 4 Pro's features. (more...)
Honda launches Grazia at Rs 57879, looks to strengthen scooter market Honda launches Grazia at Rs 57879, looks to strengthen scooter market
- November 08, 2017

This, however, is expected to change from H2 FY2017-18. The top-end Deluxe trim is priced at Rs 62,269 (ex-showroom, Delhi) and gets most of the listed features as standard. The Grazia will be equipped with a combi brake system with an equalizer. Speaking of the brakes, customers can either avail 130mm drum or 190mm disc at front, while it gets a 130mm drum with CBS as standard at the rear. (more...)
Global Blu-Ray Disc Players Market 2017-Toshiba, Hiteker and Seiki
- November 08, 2017

The report mainly divides the Blu-Ray Player market as per different applications, key manufacturers, basic Blu-Ray Player industry definitions, and different types of products. Present day status of Blu-Ray Player industry in key regions is stated and industry policies and news are analysed. Comprehensive details related to Blu-Ray Disc Players market development during the forecast period, investment return analysis, technological advancement taking place in Blu-Ray Disc Players will ... (more...)
INES Corporation (TSE:9742) Valuation By The Numbers
- November 08, 2017

A ratio of a publicly-traded company's book value to its market value. The Value Composite One (VC1) is a method that investors use to determine a company's value. A company with a value of 0 is thought to be an undervalued company, while a company with a value of 100 is considered an overvalued company. Checking in on some other ratios, the company has a Price to Cash Flow ratio of 5.650040, and a current Price to Earnings ratio of 22.312871. (more...)
Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) Surges 1.21% Pre-Market
- November 08, 2017

Canaccord Genuity's target means a potential upside of 9.34 % from the company's last close price. In addition to Exane BNP Paribas reporting its stock price target, a total of 10 analysts have released a research note on NOK . Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 1.7. They now have a $5.5 PT on the firm. If you are reading this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark and ... (more...)
RIP: Three-door Land Rover Range Rover Evoque goes away for 2018 RIP: Three-door Land Rover Range Rover Evoque goes away for 2018
- November 08, 2017

The three-door still will be sold in other markets around the world. Available in two power grades, the four-cylinder mill produces 237 horsepower and 251 pound-feet of torque or 286 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque . Along with this modification the rest of the models get new engines and extensive list of equipment. For starters, Land Rover has ditched the previously sourced Ford 2.0-liter turbo four in favor of its own turbo four, courtesy of the Jaguar F-Type, XE, XF and Range Rover Velar. (more...)
Renault unveils obstacle-avoiding autonomous system Renault unveils obstacle-avoiding autonomous system
- November 08, 2017

The technology scans the road in front for any obstacles to successfully avoid a collision. Debuted on a Zoe electric vehicle (nicknamed "Callie") the tech is meant to help avoid obstacles in the road and has reaction times as good as those of a professional driver. (more...)
Vodafone announces new range of postpaid plans
- November 08, 2017

The offer is available for RED Traveller , RED International , and RED Signature offerings. Users can carry forward up to 200 GB of data . RED International customers will get Free ISD minutes to USA, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. (more...)
Dorset student discovers 145 million year old fossil Dorset student discovers 145 million year old fossil
- November 08, 2017

Despite being markedly different from humans, Sweetman described the animals as "undoubtedly the earliest yet known from the line of mammals that lead to our own species". The researchers believe the mammal was small, furry, and probably nocturnal. The rat-like creature had highly advanced teeth that allowed it to pierce, cut and crush through food and it's suspected that the creature was a burrower and feasted upon insects. (more...)
NASA Kicks Off Creation of People's Assemby
- November 08, 2017

The opposition has crafted a motion that will be tabled in all Nasa-controlled counties from next week to allow the formation of the people's assemblies in the devolved units. "The people's assembly will be in each and every county". This is in line with the National Super Alliance (NASA) leadership's announcement that it would come up with various strategies to counter what it termed as a sham presidential poll held on October 26. (more...)
HTC Ocean Harmony to be launched in December
- November 08, 2017

Thanks to LlabTooFeR on Twitter, we can sample 21 of the wallpapers that will ship with the HTC U11 +, and true to the company's past form in this area, some of them are rather lovely... But only new two new devices were introduced. A Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor is likely to power the device. The device is speculated to be packed with a large 3,930mAh battery to keep the lights on. (more...)
Became known date of presentation OnePlus 5T Became known date of presentation OnePlus 5T
- November 08, 2017

Anyway, let's concentrate on a new report by Tech Radar that has revealed an interesting piece of information. Stay tuned for full coverage once the OnePlus 5T drops. Though OnePlus fans and potential users will get the first look of the smartphone on November sixteenth, they will have to wait for at least a week to get their hands on the new smartphone, for the OnePlus 5T Smartphone will go on sale on November twenty first and will be available in OnePlus stores and at counters in ... (more...)
Telstra to compensate 42000 customers for slow internet -regulator
- November 08, 2017

Telstra has offered to compensate 42,000 customers after failing to provide customers with the fast National Broadband Network speeds they promised. The Federal Opposition claims that's proof the National Broadband Network itself is a mess, but the Communications Minister Mitch Fifield says it's just evidence the ACCC's doing its job. (more...)
The iPhone X easily outsold the iPhone 8 at launch — Surprise The iPhone X easily outsold the iPhone 8 at launch — Surprise
- November 08, 2017

Bond-O Communications, which is also an outlet for Telus Mobility, now offers the 54 gigabyte iPhone X with the option of getting the much larger 256 gigabyte phone but that version is on order. "It is the 10th anniversary edition of the iPhone and I think for Apple fans, it is going to be a game changing phone", she said. My opinion is that Face ID as a feature will either thrive or die based entirely on the culture of Animoji . (more...)
Destiny 2 glitch gives you endless faction tokens Destiny 2 glitch gives you endless faction tokens
- November 08, 2017

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AIrtel brings data rollover for broadband AIrtel brings data rollover for broadband
- November 08, 2017

Customers of Bharti Airtel's home broadband connection will now be able to carry forward their unused data to the next month, the company said on Tuesday. Besides, it had also rolled out "V-Fiber", which offers speeds up to 100 Mbps. V-Fiber is now available in 87 cities across India. V-Fiber is available in areas where Airtel doesn't have fiber to offer broadband service. (more...)
Live updates from EICMA 2017 motorcycle exhibition Live updates from EICMA 2017 motorcycle exhibition
- November 08, 2017

The Continental GT 535 and the Continental GT 650 are nearly fully different to each other. "These two new bikes would help grow this segment", Lal said. The engine is mated to a six-speed gearbox, with a slip-assist clutch. The engine utilizes a 4-valve structure and 270-degree forged crank. Some of the optional accessories include low clip-on handlebars for the Continental GT 650, a flyscreen, engine and sump guards and so on. (more...)
Today's Google Doodle Celebrates Pad Thai Today's Google Doodle Celebrates Pad Thai
- November 08, 2017

Our Google overlords were apparently just in the mood to celebrate the signature street food of Thailand on Tuesday, so they made a Pad Thai Party out of today's Google Doodle . Inspired by Google Doodler Juliana Chen's research into the dish, the design features "pea-sized" characters acting as "culinary guides" through the preparation and consumption of a bowl of Pad Thai that, being at least a hundred times their size, represents an enviable Pad Thai-to-person ratio. (more...)
Microtransactions, Not New Games, Drive Majority of Take-Two's Revenue Microtransactions, Not New Games, Drive Majority of Take-Two's Revenue
- November 08, 2017

In addition, the company made note of recurrent consumer spending being on the rise, with gamers purchasing more virtual currency and add-on content through Microtransactions for Grand Theft Auto V's online component, as well as National Basketball Association 2K17. (more...)
Telltale Games Lays of 25% of Its Employees; Twitter Responds
- November 08, 2017

As part of a "comprehensive company restructuring", Telltale has laid off 25% of its employees, which amounts to 90 people. Telltale Games has grown considerably over the past few years, perfecting its formula of releasing episodic adventure games near-simultaneously on console, PC, and mobile platforms. (more...)
Female football fan charged with slapping cop, cop hits her back Female football fan charged with slapping cop, cop hits her back
- November 08, 2017

Police say she was belligerent, arguing with fans and cursing. Per the AP report, University of Miami officials said there were multiple skirmishes in the stands during Saturday's game. Three carry her up the steps, with one officer hoisting her torso with his arms under her shoulders and the other two carrying her legs. After her first attempted slap missed the mark, Frietas' second slap connected with an officer's face. (more...)