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Apple Watch saves United States man's life Apple Watch saves United States man's life
- October 19, 2017

A pulmonary embolism is a sudden blockage of a major artery in the lungs, usually a blood clot. Our smartwatches and fitness bands have been created to keep track of certain biometrics, like calories burned, distance walked, and even our heart rate. (more...)
Tichome Mini with Google Assistant now on pre-order for $79.99 Tichome Mini with Google Assistant now on pre-order for $79.99
- October 18, 2017

Despite a minor setback , the Google Home Mini has officially launched and is available for purchase from the Google Store today. To remind you, Tichome Mini comes with a built-in battery, so the device is portable and can be carried around the house. (more...)
NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) moves 0.78% away from 52-Week High = Active Alert
- October 18, 2017

The company was downgraded on Wednesday, April 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Friday, November 6 by Morgan Stanley. The stock exchanged hands with 6,249,870 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 16.15M shares. (more...)
Adobe deploys new Lightroom plan, Photoshop tools in massive Creative Cloud update Adobe deploys new Lightroom plan, Photoshop tools in massive Creative Cloud update
- October 18, 2017

Both the versions, according to Adobe, would be more user-friendly, allowing users to edit the photo in real-time on different devices. The biggest news out of MAX is the splitting of Lightroom into two separate offerings: the synced, simpler-interfaced Lightroom CC that includes 1TB of online storage; and Lightroom Classic, which hews closely the existing interface. (more...)
Security flaws put billions of Wi-Fi devices at risk Security flaws put billions of Wi-Fi devices at risk
- October 18, 2017

Wireless security has a fundamental flaw that allows hackers with malicious intent to enter your device, which can only be combated by applying a number of proper practices to your network. "Wi-Fi Alliance will test the vulnerability within our global certification lab network". As per statistics, more than 11 million devices are using Wi-Fi in Singapore, and it includes routers, smartphones, computers and even surveillance cameras. (more...)
Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists
- October 18, 2017

Lego fan Maia Weinstock , a science writer and editor, created the concept for the set and received the backing of 10,000 supporters through the Lego Ideas projects site. The set will be available to purchase on 1st November, though it will be available at a one-off event on 28th October in the 5th Avenue Lego Store in NY. (more...)
Yuvraj Singh, mother, brother booked for domestic violence by sister-in-law Akanksha Yuvraj Singh, mother, brother booked for domestic violence by sister-in-law Akanksha
- October 18, 2017

A report on entertainment portal SpotboyE, com suggests that Akanksha has made a decision to speak about the matter after the first hearing of the matter on October 21. "Yuvraj even told Akanksha that if she does not toe the line then she has no place in that house", Malik concluded while clearing that the notice has been sent to the family of the cricketer. (more...)
McLaren confirms ultimate road-legal track auto is coming McLaren confirms ultimate road-legal track auto is coming
- October 18, 2017

That shouldn't be much of a problem as those who can afford this vehicle can probably buy the more relaxing 570GT without making a financial effort. For the sake of comparison, that would make it nearly 250 kg (551 lbs) lighter than the P1. (more...)
Snack attack: alligators like to eat sharks, study reveals Snack attack: alligators like to eat sharks, study reveals
- October 18, 2017

These include nurse sharks and stingrays. Alligators will eat sharks given a chance, a stomach-pumping scientist said in a recently published study, and the battle between the two feared predators often comes down to size and opportunity. (more...)
Google Pixel 2 devices come with image processing chip for better HDR Google Pixel 2 devices come with image processing chip for better HDR
- October 18, 2017

The Pixel Visual Core is an eight-core chipset used to enhance the quality of the phone. The vast majority of grievances also include mentions of Verizon network usage, but we probably shouldn't hurry and point the finger at Big Red either. (more...)
Halo: Master Chief Collection will be enhanced for Xbox One X Halo: Master Chief Collection will be enhanced for Xbox One X
- October 18, 2017

The Xbox Wire blog provides more information. There's some good news though, as Microsoft has finally confirmed that Halo: The Master Chief Collection will be updated so that it can be played in True 4K and HDR. "Right now, 343 Industries is targeting kicking this off next spring", Jarrard explains. There's no word of a delay on that work, fortunately, so perhaps we'll see that update soon. (more...)
Saturn's A ring contained by not one, but seven moons Saturn's A ring contained by not one, but seven moons
- October 18, 2017

Cassini was able to capture images of six such baby planets - now known as Bleriot, Earhart, Santos-Dumont, Sikorsky, Post and Quimby. Lower altitudes in Saturn's atmosphere, imaged just before the spacecraft was destroyed, show even more complexity and are still being analyzed, noted INMS team associate Mark Perry of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHUAPL) in Maryland. (more...)
Vermintide II will have you battling Chaos — Warhammer End Times Vermintide II will have you battling Chaos — Warhammer End Times
- October 18, 2017

The sequel to the Left 4 Dead style survival game Warhammer: Vermintide will add the forces of Chaos to the series' main antagonists - the Skaven. The new locations are set in and around Helmgart, a fortress city protecting the Bretonnian border of the Empire. Players can expect to get their hands on Warhammer: Vermintide II in the first quarter of 2018. (more...)
Intel to release first AI processor by year-end Intel to release first AI processor by year-end
- October 18, 2017

As part of this, Intel has announced that the company is intending to use the NNP chips to increase the sophistication of AI programs to a hundred times greater than its current level by 2020. Intel plans to not be left behind in this AI race and level with Nvidia . Meanwhile, Intel's arch-rival Qualcomm has been working on chips that are exceptionally good at executing AI programs. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson gets court reversal of verdict over talc cancer risks Johnson & Johnson gets court reversal of verdict over talc cancer risks
- October 18, 2017

The verdict to the family of Jacqueline Fox, who died in 2015, was the first of a series of jury awards in the St. Louis court. In a statement, a Johnson & Johnson spokeswoman said the company is pleased with the opinion and is continuing its appeals. (more...)
Astronauts experiment with fidget spinners Astronauts experiment with fidget spinners
- October 18, 2017

Our biggest question here is just how long will that fidget spinner spin in microgravity? The fidget spinner is considered a stress relieving device that exploded onto the scene back in early spring of this year. The astronauts said it was a great experiment with Newton's laws of motion. "Notice how it can spin without turning the inside", he says at the beginning of one clip, showing how allowing the fidget spinner to float freely reduces friction and allows the whole thing to spin as a ... (more...)
Wanted Man Who Lost Facebook Bet With Police Turns Himself In Wanted Man Who Lost Facebook Bet With Police Turns Himself In
- October 18, 2017

Zaydel, who goes by "Champagne Torino" on Facebook , then got into an argument with officers and wagered that if their next post was shared over 1,000 times he would turn himself in. "Also, a bagel for the Sergeant who is a bagel guy", said Zaydel. Social media users met the challenge in a little over an hour. Some thought his sentence should be reduced because he turned himself in. (more...)
Acadia Realty Trust (AKR) Stake Increased by Vanguard Group Inc
- October 18, 2017

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in Digital Realty Trust by 2,651.9% in the first quarter. Acadia Realty Trust now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $35.75. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of US and worldwide trademark & copyright law. (more...)
England beat Japan on penalties to reach quarter-finals England beat Japan on penalties to reach quarter-finals
- October 18, 2017

Dortmund have asked that he heads back to Germany, which is obviously a disappointment in terms of the tournament. "People enjoyed seeing him play and it's a disappointment for him because he very much enjoyed his time in India and relished the chance to play in a World Cup". (more...)
Unprecedented star collision observed through light and gravitational waves Unprecedented star collision observed through light and gravitational waves
- October 18, 2017

Only 1.7 seconds after the gravitational waves were recorded, Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope detected a short burst of gamma rays from the same region, evidence that concentrated jets of energy are produced during the merger of neutron stars . (more...)