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Research One Millionth Porsche 911 Rolls Off The Production Line
Author: 0 One Millionth Porsche 911 Rolls Off The Production Line

All Porsche 911 sports cars are built in the brand's Zuffenhausen plant near Stuttgart. All of the above details culminate to make this one-millionth 911 feel special-but there won't be a lucky private owner made to feel special by this auto: Porsche has reserved this vehicle for display in its factory museum, though the auto will be put through its paces on a world tour before getting stowed away.

Research 'Arizona Sunshine' Coming To PSVR Next Month
Author: 0 'Arizona Sunshine' Coming To PSVR Next Month

A "full-feature game that puts you in the middle of a zombie apocalypse as if you were there", Arizona Sunshine includes a solo campaign, co-op campaign, and an endless multiplayer Horde mode for up to four players. Armed with little more than your motion-controlled weapons and the scarce ammo and consumables you find along the way, you need to navigate the hordes of zombies coming for your brain in your desperate search for human contact.

Research Oppo R9s in list of top five best-selling smartphones of Q1 2017
Author: 0 Oppo R9s in list of top five best-selling smartphones of Q1 2017

Apple also sold 17.4 million units of the iPhone 7 Plus in the first quarter, with the United States giant's iPhone 7 series accounting for more than 11 percent of the global sales of smartphones. Strategy Analytics' data showed that the Apple iPhone 7 was the bestselling phone of 2017 in the first quarter, though there was a slight year-over-year drop in sales.

Author: 0 Jakarta Governor Ahok Sentenced for Blasphemy Against Islam

Prosecutors had originally requested a one-year jail term, suspended for two years. Ahok was detained immediately after the verdict and taken to the Cipinang detention center in East Jakarta , local media reported . Indonesia is home to the largest Islamic population globally, with 88 per cent of its 250 million people being Muslims, mostly moderates. Thousands of police were deployed in the capital in case clashes broke out, but there was no immediate sign of any violence after the ...

Research Mobile Offering Buy One Get One Free Deal on Galaxy S8
Author: 0 Mobile Offering Buy One Get One Free Deal on Galaxy S8

We have known for a couple of months now that Samsung is planning on reselling a portion of its recalled Galaxy Note 7s. Check out our video guide to get the most out of your GS8's camera arsenal, and be sure to subscribe so you don't miss the latest Android reviews and opinions as they land! The South Korean news site, ETNews , reported on the possibility of the Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 coming to the Asian nation soon.

Research Alan Wake Disappearing from Steam Store and Xbox Store Soon
Author: 0 Alan Wake Disappearing from Steam Store and Xbox Store Soon

After May 15th, you will no longer be able to purchase Alan Wake or all the DLC on PC or in the Xbox Store . To combat expiring licenses prior, other games have been patched to remove the offending tunes. As a result, there'll be a "Sunset Sale" for the game on Steam starting tomorrow. The game is now listed for $29.99, meaning it will cost $2.99 from tomorrow until 10am PST Monday.

Research Equipment water leak stalls spacewalk by 2 US astronauts
Author: 0 Equipment water leak stalls spacewalk by 2 US astronauts

NASA says astronauts Peggy Whitson and Flight Engineer Jack Fischer will be performing a landmark 200th spacewalk at the International Space Station this morning. The spacewalk was supposed to take place in early April, but was put on hold because of delays in launching the replacement box. The parts finally arrived late last month aboard Orbital ATK's commercial cargo ship, the S.S.

Research Rotting carcass of huge sea creature washes up on Indonesian beach
Author: 0 Rotting carcass of huge sea creature washes up on Indonesian beach

Mr Tuanakota said he mistook the creature for a stranded boat. The bloated 45-foot corpse is believed to have been dead for several days before washing up on the beach. Locals have asked the government for help in removing the body. As has happened in the past, locals often dub washed up creatures monsters from the deep or suggest they could be entirely new species because they look so alien.

Research Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Michael Flynn
Author: 0 Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Michael Flynn

Some of Trump's fellow Republicans, including Burr, also expressed strong doubts about the timing of Trump's action. In a joint statement from the committee's chairman Richard Burr and vice chairman Mark Warner said they issued the legal demand after Flynn was asked to produce the documents on 28 April but his lawyer did not hand them over.

Research Micromax launches Canvas 2 smartphone with free 4G from Airtel
Author: 0 Micromax launches Canvas 2 smartphone with free 4G from Airtel

The Canvas 2 is priced at Rs. 11,999. The device runs on the latest Android Nougat and supports connectivity options like Wi-Fi, microUSB, 4G, dual SIM and Bluetooth. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. It comes with fingerprint sensor under its home button.

Research André Holland to star in Stephen King Hulu series Castle Rock
Author: 0 André Holland to star in Stephen King Hulu series Castle Rock

The series stars André Holland (AHS: ROANOKE), so far. Alright, so.unless I'm forgetting someone, that's not a Castle Rock citizen we're already familiar with. This idea seems less likely now, because having the lead be a death row attorney suggests that the supporting cast members (the Stephen King villains, presumably) will pass through the story a bit more quickly.

Author: 0 Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Spy Satellite, Breaks Up Lockheed-Boeing Stronghold

The SpaceX Falcon 9's first-stage engines fired up at 7:15 a.m. EDT and successfully launched the rocket from Florida's Space Coast, putting on an exciting show for tourists and residents in the area. A spy satellite has been launched into space by billionaire Elon Musk's Space X company . Musk believes reusable rockets are the key to drastically cutting launch costs, eventually making it possible to fulfill his vision of colonizing Mars.

Research Sacked Delhi minister on hunger strike attacked outside his home
Author: 0 Sacked Delhi minister on hunger strike attacked outside his home

Mishra, on the third day of his "indefinite fast", penned another letter to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, alleging that the attacker Ankit Bhardwaj was attached with the mohalla clinics project under Health Minister Satyendar Jain. The activist had earlier said he was pained to see Kejriwal, his "former colleague in the anti-corruption crusade", facing allegations of accepting money.

Research Warm and Breezy Today; Heavy Rain and Strong Storms Sunday
Author: 0 Warm and Breezy Today; Heavy Rain and Strong Storms Sunday

Saturday night - Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7 p.m., then a chance of showers. We will continue to monitor this storm system and keep you posted. Mostly cloudy , with a low around 47. West wind 7 to 10 miles per hour. Tonight , there is an 80 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5 a.m. Winds will stay as a light breeze shifting from the south to the north around 5 to 15 miles per hour.

Research Abe, Moon discuss North Korea, 'comfort women' issue
Author: 0 Abe, Moon discuss North Korea, 'comfort women' issue

I will go to Beijing and Tokyo. Exit polls in South Korea's presidential election show that liberal human rights lawyer Moon Jae-in expected to win today's vote. In the 2015 comfort women agreement, Abe issued an apology over the issue and arranged for ¥1 billion to be deposited into a South Korean foundation for the dwindling survivors.

Author: 0 Tillerson says US won't be rushed on climate change policies

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, seated right, and U.S. Sen. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, laughs as he talks to people before the welcoming ceremony to kick off Arctic Council events in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Author: 0 Meet the next Windows 10

The software giant is also expected to debut the Windows Mixed Reality motion controller , a device that gamers and others can use as they play in virtual worlds. Finally, Microsoft is continuing to embrace Linux developers and toolchains on Windows. Microsoft recently released the Creators Update to Windows 10, and today they will announce the Fall Creators Update to Windows 10.

Author: 0 Microsoft launches Azure app for Android

Cosmos DB could be a real diamond for Microsoft that helps it to finally overtake Big Red. Users can continue to build applications using popular OSS APIs and get all the benefits of a battle-tested and fully managed, globally distributed database service.

Author: 0 Supposed Google Pixel 2 Benchmarks Leak

Most likely, the latter represents the Snapdragon 835 model. Those rumors noted that LG had not inked a partnership with Google over OLED screens, while other reports said that LG is looking to win OLED contracts for the iPhone in the future.

Research Karabo Mokoena killed and burnt by her boyfriend
Author: 0 Karabo Mokoena killed and burnt by her boyfriend

The deceased had reportedly been in an abusive relationship with the suspect before they broke up. The lady was declared missing On the 28th of April 2017, and has since been unreachable. The story has once again raised eyebrows around the high levels of domestic abuse and the marginalisation of women, and in particular black women, in South Africa.

Author: 0 China's Silk Road forum latest effort to boost Xi's stature

China's pitching a massive trade project, but the propaganda for it is a bit odd. Nilsson returns the next night to reveal that the "Belt and Road Initiative" is also about "people and cooperation", noting that while any country is free to join, the United States has yet to do so.

Author: 0 Tillerson: US reviewing climate change policy

Herrmann contines: "The transition from the Obama Administration's One Arctic vision to President Trump's America First agenda has left Arctic states unsure of how, and to what extent, the USA will actively contribute to the ambitions of the Finnish Chairmanship and engage in the Council".

Research Google's Allo app introduces AI-powered illustrated selfie feature
Author: 0 Google's Allo app introduces AI-powered illustrated selfie feature

Furthermore, according to Fast Co , Google estimates there are 563 quadrillion faces that could potentially be generated using the tool. In its research blog, Google said, "The traditional computer vision approach to mapping selfies to art would be to analyze the pixels of an image and algorithmically determine attribute values by looking at pixel values to measure colour, shape, or texture".

Research Uber's driverless auto program to be probed
Author: 0 Uber's driverless auto program to be probed

Regardless, the judge noted that there's "ample evidence" that Waymo's former self-driving engineer Anthony Levandowski stole trade secrets and other sensitive documentation from his former employer before leaving to found autonomous truck startup Otto and joining Uber that acquired his new company previous year.

Author: 0 President's China visit to focus on trade relations, visa requirements

In September 2013, when Xi first pitched the plan at an obscure Kazakhstan university, he focused on the Eurasia landmass. The initiative is in many ways natural for China, the world's biggest trader. Li noted that globalization and regional integration is also driving China to promote the BRI. "The future's coming now, the Belt and Road is how; we'll share the goodness now, the Belt and Road is how", goes the refrain.

Research NASA detects signs of water on distant 'warm Neptune'
Author: 0 NASA detects signs of water on distant 'warm Neptune'

The researchers say this new finding will help them understand how exoplanets get their variety of atmospheres and offer clues as to how they form. Researchers were able to observe the Warm Neptune's atmosphere is the exoplanet passed across the face of its host star, located some 430 light years from Earth.

Author: 0 Snapchat's disappointing growth leads to shares slump

In the first 3 months of 2017, Snapchat's daily active users increased by only 36.1 percent, continuing a downward spiral evident in the second half of 2016 (62% in Q3, 47% in Q4). Not to miss out on the trend , Facebook also launched disappearing stories this year. Investors are anxious that Snapchat will continue to falter as Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) continues to target the app's audience.

Research Judge blesses $1 bn compensation deal in VW diesel case
Author: 0 Judge blesses $1 bn compensation deal in VW diesel case

In addition to today's settlement, California has previously reached two settlements with Volkswagen: one for a landmark $14.7 billion in environmental mitigation and consumer relief related to Volkswagen's inclusion of defeat devices in its 2.0 liter vehicles, and the other for $86 million in civil penalties.

Author: 0 White House Defends Changing Accounts in Comey Firing: 'Our Story Is Consistent'

But Trump in an interview Thursday said he had made up his mind about firing Comey before receiving the written Justice Department memo from Rosenstein that recommended Comey's dismissal. "On Tuesday, the President's letter said that Director Comey told him he was not under investigation". Democrats have accused Trump of dismissing Comey in order to squash the investigation into Russian interference in the election and possible collusion by Trump associates.

Author: 0 Microsoft's new Cortana skills include Dark Sky and Domino's

Today, Microsoft announced at its Build 2017; day one, keynote that it has signed on HP as another partner for the devices. Microsoft had a dashboard mock-up on stage too, and from there Cortana appeared at the top of the touchscreen in the center stack.

Research Google Chrome banned from Windows 10 S
Author: 0 Google Chrome banned from Windows 10 S

The vulnerability itself lies in NScript, a Defender component. Back in April, flaw an exploit for Microsoft Word that allowed cyber criminals to infect computers and capture banking logins. Microsoft has issued a patch for a remote code execution vulnerability in the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine. "Anti-virus normally tries to intercept these things before you get to them", said cyber-security expert Graham Cluley.

Author: 0 Amazon Reveals $230 Touchscreen Echo Show

A spokeswoman for Amazon said the company is aware of competitors using bots to check its listings and denied any "campaign" to stop them. Roughly 3,000 of the 13,000 skills in the Alexa Skills Store fit this description, Marchick said.

Author: 0 Samsung launches a new 5100mAh Fast Charge Portable Battery Pack

It was already known to everyone that the South Korean giant, Samsung would launch a portable battery pack for their much-hyped phones, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus . The phone is expected to come out into the markets with a 4.2 inched display, along with the Snapdragon 430 processor. Something that made many people fans of Samsung phones for years was how the firm clung on to the removable battery design long after everyone else was doing sealed unibody handsets.

Research Overwatch: Datamining Reveals Game of the Year Edition and Anniversary Event
Author: 0 Overwatch: Datamining Reveals Game of the Year Edition and Anniversary Event

There are no details on what items will be found in the boxes, but game director Jeff Kaplan has already strongly hinted that Symmetra will be getting a new legendary skin soon. It's definitely set to be a big few months for Overwatch gamers. Last week (4 May) evidence began to mount that an anniversary event was in the pipeline, with an update to the game's public test realm (PTR) server revealing the potential number of new items being introduced for the game's 24 heroes, as well as ...

Research Official Statement from Cellino & Barnes
Author: 0 Official Statement from Cellino & Barnes

It's unclear why Cellino is seeking to end their partnership. "They basically invented themselves out of thin air, with very thoughtful, successful, innovative advertising", said Cambria, who owns a law firm that sometimes competes with Cellino and Barnes.

Research Looks like Harman Kardon's Cortana-powered connected speaker just got leaked
Author: 0 Looks like Harman Kardon's Cortana-powered connected speaker just got leaked

INVOKE looks great as it is crafted from premium materials and its metallic speaker cabinet delivers power and projects sound at full 360-degrees. The voice assistant will be backed by a seven-microphone array, along with echo- and noise-cancellation technology - all of which should help Cortana hear you better when you say, "Hey, Cortana, what's the weather?" The Invoke speaker comes with 3 woofers and 3 tweeters that allow it to deliver 360-degree sound.

Research Hands-on with Google's new Fuchsia OS and the 'Armadillo' UI
Author: 0 Hands-on with Google's new Fuchsia OS and the 'Armadillo' UI

There are a lot of different overlapping talks going on this year, so you're going to have to make some pretty tough choices. While clearly inspired by Material Design, navigation on Fuchsia OS is a far cry from Android too, with the Armadillo UI presenting itself as a vertical scrolling list, taking you from your profile, to recent apps, to Google Assistant.

Research New Black Ops 3 Patch Out Now, Here's What It Does
Author: 0 New Black Ops 3 Patch Out Now, Here's What It Does

Unopened Supply Drop bundles will now remain in the Black Market after the events have ended. Check out the patch notes in full below. For those looking forward to playing the Zombies Chronicles DLC, it should be noted that the expansion is slated to release as digital-only, and requires a copy of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 to be experienced.

Research Life Expectancy With HIV Nears Normal With Treatment
Author: 0 Life Expectancy With HIV Nears Normal With Treatment

The best outcomes also depend on an early diagnosis of HIV and treatment starting promptly in younger adults - so early detection and testing is important. They concluded that an HIV-positive 20-year-old who started antiretroviral therapy between 2008 and 2010 and whose infection was well controlled by the drugs could expect to live to the age of 78.

Research Payday 2 Will Soon Get Official VR Support For The Entire Game
Author: 0 Payday 2 Will Soon Get Official VR Support For The Entire Game

The teaser trailer above shows VR players grabbing at riches, reviving teammates, and doing their best Neo impression as they dual-wield, unleashing a volley of hot lead towards waves of cops. The bank robbery/heist oriented game has been a big hit, and we'll be seeing more of it in the future, as a third chapter is already in development. Instead, the game wants you to sit down to cover, revive teammates and provide supplies to help the entire team wade through hard heist missions.

Author: 0 Microsoft fixes critical security flaw in Windows Defender

The vulnerability was discovered by Google Project Zero cyber-security researchers Tavis Ormandy and Natalie Silvanovich on Saturday, who describe the issue as being related to the "NScript" component of MsMpEng.exe, a core process of Windows Defender that scans downloaded files for spyware and quarantines or removes them.

Research A College Falls for Another Hate Crime Hoax
Author: 0 A College Falls for Another Hate Crime Hoax

St. Olaf President David R. Anderson sent a letter to students Wednesday saying the note was "fabricated" and that a student admitted to writing it as an apparent "strategy to draw attention to concerns about the campus climate," the Star Tribune reported .

Research Xiaomi unveils its first offline store 'Mi Home' in India
Author: 0 Xiaomi unveils its first offline store 'Mi Home' in India

The offline mobile store gets started from 20th of this month. Xiaomi is also letting interested consumers pre-book phones online for a token of Rs 1000, and they can then pick these phones from the Mi Home store . Since the launch of its exclusive e-commerce platform Mi.com in India in May 2015, it has seen significant traction and emerged as one of the top 5 e-commerce platforms in India as stated by the company.

Research Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles
Author: 0 Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles

Now, 50 years later, Kathrine Switzer will return to the Boston Marathon starting line wearing the same number an official tried to rip off her clothing in the 1967 race. The winners' times are considered a world best and not a world record. Gibb is working on a new sculpture - a life-sized bronze that she hopes will be the first of a woman along the Boston Marathon course.

Research Tesla Model S is now better value than ever before
Author: 0 Tesla Model S is now better value than ever before

At the other end, pricing for both cars' 100-kwh versions are increasing. "We expect our total average selling price to remain nearly exactly the same", Tesla said in a statement to press on Monday. Model S 70 owners have also chimed in with their reports that Tesla is offering a 5 kWh range upgrade for just $500. That's just $1,500 more than the 60 kWh version, which has been discontinued.

Research Trump's EPA Chief: Time To Exit
Author: 0 Trump's EPA Chief: Time To Exit "Bad Deal" Globalist Climate Agreement

Bannon and Pruitt are said to be strongly opposed to remaining in the agreement, while Kushner and Tillerson are said to be in favor of staying. But there is one table that USA diplomats could find themselves absent from this fall-the negotiating table at the next worldwide climate meeting in Bonn in May.

Author: 0 Samsung's Bixby Not Ready for English-Language Launch

At the time of unveiling the Galaxy S8, Samsung promised that the full version of Bixby will be ready for prime time use when the device will go on sale. Must Read: Can Samsung's Bixby virtual assistant rule the AI world? Despite this, the Samsung Galaxy S8 will arrive with all of Bixby's other features, except for the most important one - voice control.