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Research IPhone 8's Face ID Could Work While Laying On A Table
Author: 0 IPhone 8's Face ID Could Work While Laying On A Table

At this point, it's all still a bit unclear, but Apple is expected to unveil the phone in September so stay tuned. Both wireless charging and fast charging are tipped in the details, although we assume fast charging is via the Lightning Cable rather than being a fast, wireless charge.

Research Darren Daulton, former Phillies All-Star catcher, dies at 55
Author: 0 Darren Daulton, former Phillies All-Star catcher, dies at 55

According to ESPN , Darren Daulton is survived by his parents, Carol and Dave, brother Dave Jr., wife Amanda, and four children, Zachary, Summer, Savannah, and Darren Jr. Over his 14-year career, Daulton collected 891 hits, 137 homers and 588 RBIs while playing in 1,161 games. Darren was a super human being. He won the Silver Slugger Award in 1992, and was named to the All-Star team in '92, '93 and '95.

Research Google Pixel 2 leaked in rendered image, reveals thick bezels
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 leaked in rendered image, reveals thick bezels

Google " s next-generation Pixel device or Pixel 2 , which is codenamed " walleye' , has been leaked in an image by tipster Evan Blass on Twitter. If you are in the U.S., and are planning to purchase any of the Google's Pixel series smartphones , you'll be glad to know that the devices have received official price cuts in the country.

Research SUVs, Luxury Cars Could Cost More, Cess Likely To Go Up
Author: 0 SUVs, Luxury Cars Could Cost More, Cess Likely To Go Up

If you are planning to buy an SUV or a luxury sedan, you may need to hurry up in case you don't want to shell out more. The GST Council in its 20th Meeting held on August 5 considered the issue that the total tax incidence on motor vehicles after GST has come down .

Research New Lycanroc form revealed for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Author: 0 New Lycanroc form revealed for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

That all changed today. In Pokemon Sun , Rockruff evolves into the Midday Form of Lycanroc, while in Pokemon Moon , Rockfull evolves into its Midnight Form. A lot more Pokemon are set to get a third form, which in typical Pokemon fashion will get you to collect the game, if you're really hardcore into filling your dex.

Research Hyundai unveils 5th gen Verna; launch later this month
Author: 0 Hyundai unveils 5th gen Verna; launch later this month

Under the hood of the new Verna will be the same tried-and-tested 1.6- litre diesel engine and a 1.6-litre petrol engine. Its 1.6-litre dual VTVT petrol produces a maximum power of 123PS and the 1.6-litre U2 CRDi VGT diesel produces 128PS.

Research GM recalls almost 700000 trucks for steering defect
Author: 0 GM recalls almost 700000 trucks for steering defect

The recall includes about 690,000 vehicles in the United States, 80,000 in Canada and around 25,000 in other markets. The company says the vehicles can temporarily lose electric power steering assist, especially during low-speed turns. To solve the problem , the GM dealers will reinstall the software. This fix is free for the owners. GM has not yet provided a notification schedule.

Research Google software engineer defends gender pay gap in leaked manifesto
Author: 0 Google software engineer defends gender pay gap in leaked manifesto

And the document also suggests that men have a greater drive for status, in contrast to women who may be less interested in coding and have a greater connection to "people and aesthetics". The manifesto, which was released in full by Gizmodo , has sparked anger and alarm among women in the U.S. technology industry. Some critics of the diversity-challenging memo are demanding that Google fire the software engineer who wrote it.

Research Final Fantasy XV Comrades closed online test starts today
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV Comrades closed online test starts today

In the Comrades expansion, players will be able to use a very deep character customization tool to create their personalized avatar, who will then team up with three other players, either also human-controlled or AI-controlled. Final Fantasy XV is available on PS4 and Xbox One. However, all members of the party are members of Kingsglaive, the elite fighting force of Final Fantasy XV , so they all have access to the warp strike, magic skills, and different weapons of Prince Noctis.

Research Lunar eclipse on Monday
Author: 0 Lunar eclipse on Monday

The event - which won't be full, but rather a partial lunar eclipse -will occur on Monday evening in the aforementioned territories as well as Antarctica. If you're a seasoned skywatcher who lives outside of North America, a partial solar eclipse might not be much of a replacement for a total solar eclipse, but at least it's something, right? In this scenario, the earth blocks some of the sun's light from directly reaching the moon's surface and covers all or part of the moon with the outer ...

Research Apps for viewing the 2017 Solar Eclipse
Author: 0 Apps for viewing the 2017 Solar Eclipse

In Fenton, the eclipse will start at approximately 1 p.m., and peak viewing time will be at 2:26 p.m. An example of this is when you look at the sun and then glance away and still see a spot as big as the solar surface appeared to your eye.

Research NASA replies to 9-year-old 'Guardian's' job application
Author: 0 NASA replies to 9-year-old 'Guardian's' job application

NASA says although the Planetary Protection Officer job isn't exactly what we may compare it to in sci-fi flicks, it does "promote responsible exploration of our solar system by preventing microbial contamination of other planets and our own".

Research Titanfall 2 going head-to-head with Battlefield 1 hurt sales
Author: 0 Titanfall 2 going head-to-head with Battlefield 1 hurt sales

Despite the poor timing of Titanfall 2, Zampella promises that there is more Titanfall on the way and that they aren't going to give up on it just because it didn't sell as well as it should have. Zampella didn't specify if Respawn would be working on multiple titles simultaneously, or fans Titanfall fans would have to wait for them to wrap up their Star Wars game.

Research GOP Donor in Virginia Sues Over Failed ACA Repeal
Author: 0 GOP Donor in Virginia Sues Over Failed ACA Repeal

White House adviser Kellyanne Conway says the president is not accepting that it is "time to move on" after last week's defeat. Finally, a bare-bones plan by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., rolling back a few pieces of Obama's law failed in a nail-biting 51-49 roll call.

Research Niger Delta Leaders Withdraw Nov 1 Ultimatum Issued To FG
Author: 0 Niger Delta Leaders Withdraw Nov 1 Ultimatum Issued To FG

I think I see the ultimatum more in terms of alarm bell, small urgency that is required to do certain things. He accused the government of not showing sincerity. "There is more consensus", Oil Minister Ibe Kachikwu said after the meeting. On why the Niger Delta people not speaking with one voice he said, "We are speaking with one voice".

Research Court hearing reset for United Kingdom hacker arrested in US
Author: 0 Court hearing reset for United Kingdom hacker arrested in US

Hutchins will appear in a court in Nevada on Friday (today) at 3 p.m. (PT) when he could enter a guilty or not guilty plea, although this might happen at a later date. Andrew Mabbitt, a British digital security specialist who had been staying in Las Vegas with Hutchins , said he and his friends grew anxious when they got "radio silence" from Hutchins for hours.

Research Air quality to reach unhealthy range today
Author: 0 Air quality to reach unhealthy range today

High winds pushed the smoke downward through nearby counties like Okanogan, until it hit the Basin Monday and Tuesday. Some areas in BC, western Montana, and the western portions of Washington and OR have "unhealthy" air quality today, according to Air Now .

Research Businessweek: Apple Plans to Release a Cellular-Capable Watch
Author: 0 Businessweek: Apple Plans to Release a Cellular-Capable Watch

This feature will allow you to leave your iPhone behind and still have full functionality. The network access would come via new LTE modems in the devices, which sources claim will be supplied by Intel. John Gruber , who runs the Daring Fireball blog and has been known to have early information on Apple products, said he had also heard the new cellular watch model would include an "all-new form factor".

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Author: 0 Wiz Khalifa's "See You Again" Youtube Record Dethroned By "Despacito"

The chart shows that not only is the original " Despacito " video the most viewed, it achieved the feat much quicker than any other top video in YouTube history. " Despacito " became an global smash hit this year, topping the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The news adds to a big day of achievements for the artists, whose remix of the song in collaboration with Justin Bieber was named United Kingdom number one for an 11th week.

Research Former Mexican President: Trump 'Trying to Save Face' With Voters
Author: 0 Former Mexican President: Trump 'Trying to Save Face' With Voters

Vargas also suggested Fox set an example and omit curse words during any future discussion about Trump's border wall . "He's not looking after America and the great Americans, it's that he's trying to save face". Fox also used the expletive in an interview with Fox Business Network, discussing the same topic. Following leaked transcripts that revealed that Trump begged current Mexico President Peña Nieto to stop saying he would not pay for the wall, CNN turned to Vicente Fox - a ...

Research ASUS ZenFone AR phone now up for pre-order on Verizon
Author: 0 ASUS ZenFone AR phone now up for pre-order on Verizon

After almost seven months, it's time to finally see what ASUS can do with Google's Tango augmented reality platform. Amazon now offers the unlocked version of the smartphone for just $599, but there's a catch. On the front you have an 8MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture, a 85-degree wide-angle lens, and dual-LED flash. Augmented reality is only getting started, but as unpolished and gimmicky as it still might feel at times, it's definitely fun to try out.

Research Facebook's Snapchat-Like Stories Feature is Coming to Desktop
Author: 0 Facebook's Snapchat-Like Stories Feature is Coming to Desktop

Are you excited to see Stories on the desktop? After rolling out stories to Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook app, now the company is testing stories on the Facebook website. Instagram recently released a press release where they shared a little insight into how often millennials use Instagram on a daily basis , and the numbers are wild.

Author: 0 Game Of Thrones Showrunners On The Latest Death Of Fan-Favorite Character

So as we grieve for her, and her precious perspective and sinister sass, let's look back on Lady Olenna's best lines. On that note , back to season 1. "It was terrible enough for me - a shocking scene". Think no one could ever love (or love to hate) Lena Headey's Cersei more than you? That may have been true when he was in Winterfell , but Jon Snow isn't the king of anything while he's an unwilling "guest" of Daenerys Targaryen .

Research Aisha Buhari returns from London, visits Owerri
Author: 0 Aisha Buhari returns from London, visits Owerri

Ortom noted this on Thursday, August 3, Abuja, amid growing speculation that the President was due back in the country, Punch reports. "We were happy to see the president in high spirit, jovial and not on wheel chair nor bedridden". Do not cut, copy or lift any content from this website without our consent. "We should be praying for him". We asked him not to hurry home because there is no vacuum.

Author: 0 Spotify on Xbox rumors heat up

A certain eagle eyed Reddit user posted an image that shows Major Nelson - otherwise known as Xbox Live Director of Programming Larry Hyrb - using the app on Xbox One. Sony and Spotify have had an exclusive partnership since 2015 but the music sharing company never ruled out the possibility of the app coming to Xbox One at some point in the future.

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Author: 0 "Sleeping" dinosaur fossil so well preserved it still sports skin and scales

The two-toned concealment tends to show up in animals that are under pressure from predators. An artistic rendering showcases the tank-like appearance of the newly discovered dinosaur species Borealopelta markmitchelli . Caleb Brown , a paleontologist at the Royal Tyrell Museum. "The result is that the animal looks nearly the same today as it did back in the Early Cretaceous", the scientists said.

Research Xiaomi topples Fitbit, Apple to become top seller of wearable devices
Author: 0 Xiaomi topples Fitbit, Apple to become top seller of wearable devices

Quarterly worldwide smartphone shipment numbers from market analytical firm IDC have been made public for Q2 2017 and the results are largely indifferent. But yes, for Fitbit, this is a major defeat, as they saw their market share sliding drastically in the last quarter, giving way to Xiaomi to become the global leader of wearables.

Research NASA seeks Planetary Protection Officer
Author: 0 NASA seeks Planetary Protection Officer

The famous space agency are now on the look out for a Planetary Protection Officer and it turns out it truly is as sci-fi as it sounds. The Planetary Protection Officer will have the task of ensuring that the NASA members are doing everything in their power to follow those rules.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note8 tipped to hit stores in mid-September

After all, what good would such a promotion be without the release of the device. Unlike the original Samsung Galaxy Note 7 that came with a model number SM-N930, the refurbished Galaxy Note FE has model number SM-N935. Nonetheless, one of the camera on the dual camera system will have f/1.7 aperture and an optical image stabilization, while the second camera will have a f/2.4 aperture with 2X optical zoom.

Research Duterte signs law on free internet access
Author: 0 Duterte signs law on free internet access

The law provides for free tuition in all state universities and colleges , which Pres. Duterte promised to Filipinos during his first few months in office. According to Guevarra, the government would only have to spend on the mandatory provisions of the bill which includes tuition and miscellaneous fees which would need around P16 billion.

Research Principal Financial Group Inc. Buys Shares of 4616 Tableau Software, Inc
Author: 0 Principal Financial Group Inc. Buys Shares of 4616 Tableau Software, Inc

Wells Fargo maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, May 5 report. Tableau Software had 102 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. In other Tableau Software news, insider Chris Stolte sold 150,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, May 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $60.52, for a total transaction of $302,600.00.

Research WannaCry Bitcoin ransom wallets emptied
Author: 0 WannaCry Bitcoin ransom wallets emptied

Law enforcement and the security community believes that almost 300,000 computers were targeted in the WannaCry attack. WannaCry infected Windows machines and encrypted their files - demanding a $300 or $600 ransom in Bitcoin to have them returned.

Author: 0 Tesla roof tile production at Gigafactory 2 delayed

The company's net loss attributable to shareholders widened to $336.4 million, from $293.2 million a year earlier. In its report, Tesla said it generated $2.79 billion in revenue during the quarter, doubling the $1.27 billion figure from the same period a year ago, most of it from Tesla's automotive division.

Research Jurgen Klopp gives Liverpool update on Philippe Coutinho amid Barcelona link
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp gives Liverpool update on Philippe Coutinho amid Barcelona link

The Spanish publication has also linked Philippe Coutinho with the Catalan giants, despite Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's plan to keep the Brazilian in England. "The fee for Neymar has been made public and opposition clubs will know that Barcelona have all that money - they are not going to let their best players go cheaply".

Research IBM and Sony Cram 330 Terabytes into Tiny Tape Cartridge
Author: 0 IBM and Sony Cram 330 Terabytes into Tiny Tape Cartridge

The magnetic tape drive can save 330TB of uncompressed data, which is a remarkable innovation. On Wednesday, IBM researchers unveiled a new tape storage solution that holds 330 TB of uncompressed data (roughly equivalent to the text of 330 million books) on a palm-sized cartridge.

Research Motorola ramps up retail presence with 6 'Moto Hubs' in India
Author: 0 Motorola ramps up retail presence with 6 'Moto Hubs' in India

The Moto G5S comes with a bigger 5.5-inch fullHD display as compared to the 5.2-inch screen on the Moto G5 Plus. Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, it runs Android 7.1 Nougat . The company has announced that the "S" in the product names stands for "Special Edition" and accordingly, users will be getting a couple of upgrades as compared to the earlier Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus devices.

Research Facebook's Zuckerberg Hires Clinton Pollster
Author: 0 Facebook's Zuckerberg Hires Clinton Pollster

Zuckerberg has in the past said he was not interested in becoming USA president, but in January, the couple hired David Plouffe as president of policy and advocacy. He also toured a Ford assembly plant outside Detroit, a key city won by President Trump during the 2016 election. But the hiring of Benenson is sure to fuel speculation that Zuckerberg is getting more serious about how he plays in the political and policy worlds.

Research Apple and Google pull hundreds of potentially harmful apps from app stores
Author: 0 Apple and Google pull hundreds of potentially harmful apps from app stores

The applications have been divided across three different groups. That's exactly what happened to a number of people, prompting a United Kingdom newspaper investigation, and a subsequent request by the financial regulators there and in Australia that the 330 or so such apps they found in the App and Play stores be shut down.

Research Dragon Quest 11 is a Massive Hit in Japan
Author: 0 Dragon Quest 11 is a Massive Hit in Japan

According to Famitsu , in two days, the game has sold two million copies, with 950,338 of that coming on the PlayStation 4 . Dragon Quest 11 is now only available in Japan for the Playstation 4 and Nintendo 3DS , but a Switch port is planned in the future and sometime in 2018 we'll also be getting an worldwide release , both of which will contribute even more to 3DS and Switch sales.

Research First look at RED's $1200 modular phone: Hydrogen One
Author: 0 First look at RED's $1200 modular phone: Hydrogen One

So surprisingly, RED went from only showing a super dim, stealthy promotion render back in July to giving Marques a prototype that has a near-final hardware design. Of course, another aspect worth noting about the Hydrogen One is the fact that it is a modular phone and that, as Brownlee puts it, the ones developed by RED will be "like Moto Mods on steroids".

Author: 0 Apple Inc.'s iPad Biz Delivers Double-Digit Unit Growth

Apple shares climbed more than 6 percent in after hours trading and are now trading at almost $159, resulting in a market capitalization of more than $828 billion. Sales of other Apple products rose in mainland China and were also up in Taiwan. Other Products had a good quarter, which suggests it was a good quarter for the Apple Watch, unless there was a shocking flurry of Apple TV sales.

Research Apple returns to growth as iPad sales boost Q3 2017 earnings
Author: 0 Apple returns to growth as iPad sales boost Q3 2017 earnings

However iPad sales jumped from 10 million to 11.42 million, a real boost for Apple's tablet business which has in the past been accused of stagnating . Not that the world's richest company was overly anxious about anything, but Apple turned in a Q3 2017 earnings report August 1 that was a bounce-back from Q2, in which the device maker saw a hitch in iPhone sales that translated to $1 billion less in revenue than had been projected by Wall Street analysts.

Research Fake eclipse glasses flood the market, experts warn of 'devastating' dangers
Author: 0 Fake eclipse glasses flood the market, experts warn of 'devastating' dangers

Here in Pennsylvania, at its height, the moon will cover between 78 and 80 percent of the moon, beginning with first contact - when the moon seemingly touches the sun - around 1:21 p.m. For some in a very narrow band (about 70 miles wide) this will be a total solar eclipse . These will give you a magnified view that will clearly show the progress of an eclipse.

Research OpenSignal Mobile Networks Report is Out and T-Mobile Cleaned House
Author: 0 OpenSignal Mobile Networks Report is Out and T-Mobile Cleaned House

As T-Mobile has suggested for months, those other networks may not be built for excessive load of a bunch of customers with unlimited data. But OpenSignal's findings echo data from Ookla, which T-Mobile cited just two weeks ago when it claimed that the networks of both Verizon and AT&T " have caved " following the launch of unlimited plans from those carriers.

Research You can now use Skype to send money to friends
Author: 0 You can now use Skype to send money to friends

To send money through the app, you'll need to have the latest version, but the person receiving the money can have any version of Skype . Microsoft added PayPal integration to Skype just weeks after the company launched a garish and much criticised redesigned version of its Skype mobile app .