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Very big asteroid 'Florence' safely zooms past Earth

Very big asteroid 'Florence' safely zooms past Earth This distance is roughly 18 times the distance now between the Moon and the Earth. The fact this is near, relative to other heavenly bodies, is a reminder that space, "is really big". With a size of nearly 6 miles in width, it is the largest asteroid to be discovered by NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration). UPI reported that Florence, the largest near-Earth asteroid discovere... [Full Article...]

Insiders Are Selling - Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

The stock increased 0.39% or $0.13 on August 31, reaching $33.28. About 1.42 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 9.08% the S&P500. Whittier Trust Co decreased Microsoft Corp Com ( MSFT ) stake by 4.16% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. [Full Article...]

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Will Ship October 17th

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Will Ship October 17th It laid the foundation for a more creative operating system with the Creators Update earlier this year, but is now building on that with new 3D features, updates to media applications and gaming enhancements. You'll now be able to ink directly on PDFs, and Microsoft incorporates artificial intelligence to help improve upon your inking skills (i.e. making your drawn squares and circles look perfe... [Full Article...]

Nintendo Loses Wii Remote Lawsuit in Texas, Jury Awards iLife $10M Settlement

Nintendo Loses Wii Remote Lawsuit in Texas, Jury Awards iLife $10M Settlement To view the full article, register now. iLife originally devised its technology to detect when the elderly people had fallen and to monitor babies to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. "They denied infringement, they denied validity of the patent, and we feel like the jury did a good job in assessing the case", he said today. Because the written description in the patent hasn't correctly wr... [Full Article...]

Suit Over Trump's 1st Travel Ban Settled; Blocked Travelers Can Reapply

Suit Over Trump's 1st Travel Ban Settled; Blocked Travelers Can Reapply That means travelers affected by Trump's first executive order on immigration may reapply for United States visas. But the "legal fight against Muslim ban 2.0" would continue, he added, with the Supreme Court set to hear hold another hearing in October. [Full Article...]

Disney commits $1 million to Texas relief

Disney commits $1 million to Texas relief Just a few months after the Walt Disney Co. released up to 100 ESPN staffers, the Mouse House has turned its attention to the ABC Television Group as it continues to try and cut down on TV expenses. This landed ABC in fourth place among the big four networks. Disney shares reflect the company's recent lackluster performance, down 2 percent this year at $102 per share, after hitting a 52-... [Full Article...]

Skoda Octavia RS launched in India, priced at Rs 24.62 lakh

Skoda Octavia RS launched in India, priced at Rs 24.62 lakh Skoda skipped the third-generation model in India, and have now directly brought in this facelifted version. There is also likely to be a petrol version, like the Octavia vRS , but the focus will be on diesel, because the bulk of the Kodiaq market is diesel. [Full Article...]

Samsung secures self-driving permit to compete against Apple and Google

Samsung secures self-driving permit to compete against Apple and Google The DMV issued a statement earlier this week saying that it has issued Autonomous Vehicle Testing Permits to a number of companies, including Samsung Electronics. But in 2015, Samsung announced a new division that would focus on self-driving vehicle software, rather than the creation of the entire vehicle. Samsung covers many different areas including smartphone, TVs, tablets and home appliances... [Full Article...]

WikiLeaks Website Reportedly Targeted by OurMine, a Hacker Collective That Attacked Celebrities

WikiLeaks Website Reportedly Targeted by OurMine, a Hacker Collective That Attacked Celebrities OurMine has come on the hacking scene in rather short order and past year hacked several prominent technology executives, including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg , Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and others. By duping DNS servers, the perpetrators made it so that people attempting to access content typically associated with WikiLeaks .org were instead taken to a separate domain under the attackers... [Full Article...]

Xiaomi leads wearable devices market ahead of Apple, Samsung, Fitbit

Xiaomi leads wearable devices market ahead of Apple, Samsung, Fitbit At one point carrier executives had pinned their hopes on the growth of cellular-capable tablets as a way to derive more revenues from existing smartphone owners, but the relative slowdown in tablet sales appears to have snuffed those expectations. [Full Article...]

Mixer Create for Android and iOS Exits Beta

Mixer Create for Android and iOS Exits Beta It was back in May that Microsoft rebranded Beam to Mixer , and it did the same with its mobile apps, which are meant for consuming content. As Mixer co-founder Matt Salsamendi recently explained, that may change in the future if Apple delivers built-in mobile broadcasting with iOS 11. [Full Article...]

Nokia 130 feature phone launched in India, priced at Rs 1599

Nokia 130 feature phone launched in India, priced at Rs 1599 But they released the Nokia 130 now. The Nokia 130 is available in three distinct colours - red, grey and black. The new Nokia 130 also comes pre-loaded with the classic Snake Xenzia game . 1,599 and is sold through offline retail stores across the country. It is backed by a 1,020mAh removable battery that is rated to give up to 44 hours of music playback with a headset and lasts up to a mo... [Full Article...]

Gboard for Android updated with downloadable stickers and Bitmoji support

Gboard for Android updated with downloadable stickers and Bitmoji support To get into this Bitmoji and stickers thing, you'll need today's update before diving in and expressing yourself in ways you never thought digitally possible on your OG Droid. Tap the sticker you want to insert it into your chat message. As the image above shows, Google has worked with some companies in getting sticker packs for Gboard. [Full Article...]

Disneyland bans boy, 3, from princess makeover

Disneyland bans boy, 3, from princess makeover She attempted to book the experience , which includes a makeover and photo-shoot for participants, but received an email from Disney on Tuesday refusing the request. Unless you're a little boy who wants a Princess experience at Disneyland apparently". As reported by Revelist , Disneyland Paris released a statement to ITV after apologizing to McLean-Glass, calling this an isolat... [Full Article...]

Three Earth-sized planets 'likely to contain substantial amounts of water'

Three Earth-sized planets 'likely to contain substantial amounts of water' In February of 2016, de Wit and others from the University of Liege in Belgium announced the discovery of the seven Earth-sized planets around TRAPPIST-1. They then modeled how the star's energy may have affected the water resources on each of the TRAPPIST-1 exoplanets over the last 8 billion years. This means the planets could have retained "substantial" amounts of water on their surfaces, said... [Full Article...]

Middle-earth: Shadow of War 'Orc Tales' trailer

Middle-earth: Shadow of War 'Orc Tales' trailer Your every Orc encounter will be remembered. Shadow of War drops October 10th on Xbox One, PS4, and PC. Middle-earth: Shadow of War ™ is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor ™, victor of more than 50 industry awards-including the 2015 Game Developers Choice Awards' Game of the Year, Outstanding Innovation in Gaming at the 2015 D.I.C.E. [Full Article...]

What Is Apple's ARKit? Everything You Need to Know

What Is Apple's ARKit? Everything You Need to Know While they might be less spectacular, many of them use augmented reality to provide innovative solutions to commonplace problems: this case, forthcoming "social AR" app Neon demonstrates using augmented reality to throw up a sign indicating your friends' location at a busy festival. [Full Article...]

Apple breaks silence to defend net neutrality

Apple breaks silence to defend net neutrality Comcast maintained its commitment to an open internet and emphasized the need for bipartisan legislation enacting "sensible and enforceable" internet protections over the regulatory "ping pong" that has emerged from the FCC in recent years, according to a recent company blog post . [Full Article...]

Authorities Raid Synthetic Drug Lab In Long Island City, Queens

Authorities Raid Synthetic Drug Lab In Long Island City, Queens Additional details were not immediately available. Police were tipped off after a fatal overdose in Madison, Wisconsin, last year. Investigators say that this led them to the suspects. The overdose death prompted law enforcement to begin investigating one of Parker's websites, which revealed that he and others, including Koleski, conspired to send and receive packages for his narcotics distribut... [Full Article...]

DJI Mavic Pro Platinum edition boasts longer battery life

DJI Mavic Pro Platinum edition boasts longer battery life The sleek matte-gray Obsidian color features a magnesium, electroplated and anti-fingerprint coated gimbal. The compact Mavic Pro Platinum is claimed to make 60 percent less noise than its predecessor, while a smaller sibling has also received some new shooting capabilities. [Full Article...]


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