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Samsung launches new dual-camera solution Samsung launches new dual-camera solution
- February 07, 2018

Samsung has announced the news in a press release and said that the solution was aimed at "mid- to entry-level smartphones". This is where ISOCELL Dual would come handy, as it contains the dual-cam sensors along with the optimized image processing algorithms - making the implementation quite "simpler". (more...)
Is this what the first Britons looked like? Is this what the first Britons looked like?
- February 07, 2018

Known as "Cheddar Man" after the southern English village where he was found in 1903, the man had "dark to black skin" and dark curly hair, according to the researchers. His ancestors migrated to Europe from the Middle East after the Ice Age. The analysis also ruled out an ancestral link with individuals inhabiting Gough's Cave 5,000 years earlier, who appear to have performed grisly cannibalistic rituals, including gnawing on human toes and fingers - possibly after boiling them - and ... (more...)
Azerbaijan brings forward date of presidential election to April 11 - decree Azerbaijan brings forward date of presidential election to April 11 - decree
- February 07, 2018

The early election date could also be related to Ilgar Mammadov, perhaps Baku's highest-profile political prisoner. "It therefore also has a natural appeal for some in the Azerbaijani elite who want to see Western-leaning policies but who are sickened by the colossal corruption in the country". (more...)
KEYWISE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Ltd Lowers Stake in Tesla Inc (TSLA)
- February 07, 2018

Investec Asset Management LTD now owns 3,690 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock valued at $1,259,000 after acquiring an additional 1,617 shares in the last quarter. Adirondack Trust owns 192 shares. Branderiz Eric had sold 1,736 shares worth $589,355 on Tuesday, October 24. Jurvetson Stephen T sold 44,777 shares worth $15.24M. (more...)
House Committee Votes to Release Democratic Memo on FISA Application House Committee Votes to Release Democratic Memo on FISA Application
- February 07, 2018

The memo was released Friday after President Trump authorized its release. The president's tweets here are really exceptional in their tone and also in their content. Proponents of this memo claim it proves that the FISA warrant of Carter Page was politically motivated. Democrats defend the FBI's work and have disputed the dossier's overall importance in the warrant-approval process. (more...)
Russians Move from Longest Spacewalk to Shortest Cargo Delivery Russians Move from Longest Spacewalk to Shortest Cargo Delivery
- February 07, 2018

Two Russian astronauts, Alexander Misurkin and Anton Shkaplerov, have completed the longest Russian space walk. The maintenance continued till 6:47 pm EST (5:17 am Saturday IST). Despite the brief antenna incident, the old electronics box probably got the worst deal of the lot. Although the Russian cosmonauts successfully replaced the electron box for the communication, not everything went smoothly. (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: Dean Foods Company (DF), Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT)
- February 07, 2018

Dean Foods Company (DF) has a market cap of $929.81 million and over the last 12 months, Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) has gone weaker by -49.85%. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $130.19. 118,892 were reported by Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans. Tarbox Family Office Incorporated reported 109,562 shares or 2.75% of all its holdings. Rafferty Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Sanderson Farms, Inc. (more...)
Overwatch's 'Year Of The Dog' Event Will Come With A New Map Overwatch's 'Year Of The Dog' Event Will Come With A New Map
- February 07, 2018

One side has a more ancient feel to it, featuring a temple. "One side of the map is ancient and shows some temple that's very gorgeous and the other side is bright and attractive and very modern". Kaplan also stated that Blizzard had taken into account the various feedback that players gave from last year's event, and have since made a bunch of changes of the rules of capture-the-flag in the game. (more...)
Samsung's Galaxy S9 may be more expensive than last year's S8 Samsung's Galaxy S9 may be more expensive than last year's S8
- February 07, 2018

The publication says the source works in the United Kingdom mobile phone deals industry. Separately, a TechRadar report claims the Galaxy S9 price could be $100 (or approx Rs 6409) more than the Galaxy S8 . The S9 will go head-to-head with current, high-end devices like Apple's iPhone X when it's unveiled later on this month. Given Samsung's rich and colorful history of copying basically everything Apple does , these iPhone X-esque features shouldn't come as much of a surprise. (more...)
Revolutionary India Chandrayaan-2 Mission Will Explore Moon's Untouched South Pole
- February 07, 2018

It will be the first-ever mission to soft land near the moon's south pole, which poses a number of challenges. "(The moon's orbit is 3,82,000km away from the earth's surface)". As for the exact launch date, Sivan noted that the launch date "will depend on various factors like the moon's relative position with respect to the Earth". (more...)
Two dead, over 100 injured in Amtrak crash in South Carolina Two dead, over 100 injured in Amtrak crash in South Carolina
- February 07, 2018

Positive train controls are created to compensate for human error, such as leaving a train switch in the wrong position, officials said. The system that operates the train signals in the area was down, so CSX Corp. The passenger train was part of Amtrak's Silver Star Service. Local businesses provided coffee and breakfast. The dead were identified as engineer Michael Kempf, 54, of Savannah, Georgia, and conductor Michael Cella, 36, of Orange Park, Florida. (more...)
Jaguar recreates the D-Type Jaguar recreates the D-Type
- February 07, 2018

As was the case with the XKSS continuation cars, as well as the six Lightweight E-Types from 2014 and 2015, the new D-Types effectively complete the original plan for the model-in this case, bringing total production up from 75 to the 100 originally planned for in 1955. (more...)
Azerbaijan Will Hold Snap Presidential Election Azerbaijan Will Hold Snap Presidential Election
- February 07, 2018

The head of state congratulated the participants of the congress. Popular Front Party leader Ali Kerimli said the move was aimed at shortening the campaign and "hampering the opposition's efforts to prevent vote rigging". The news site offers no other reason for the snap election. Another area for speculation is that Azerbaijan's neighbor and foe, Armenia, is transitioning to a parliamentary system. (more...)
Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - DISCA Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - DISCA
- February 07, 2018

Out of the important value indicator of stocks, EPS growth rate is most important. (NASDAQ:DISCA). Advantus Mgmt reported 20,562 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Discovery Communications ( DISCK ) opened at $21.71 on Tuesday. The average analyst recommendation for DISCA is 2.80, or a hold. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D owns 0.03% invested in Discovery Communications, Inc. (more...)
HP shows off virtual reality kit for professional devs HP shows off virtual reality kit for professional devs
- February 07, 2018

HP also introduced a new Mixed Reality Headset which the company is calling as Mixed Reality Headset Pro. HP already has its Windows Mixed Reality headset , which resembles a cross between the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR , but it's now adding a commercial headset into its VR lineup. (more...)
Reliance Jio Rs. 149 and Rs Reliance Jio Rs. 149 and Rs
- February 07, 2018

It has unlimited STD and local calls, and free roaming on incoming calls, and unlimited roaming outgoing calls. Other benefits of this plan are similar to the Rs. In addition to the Rs. 149 and Rs. 198 prepaid plans, Reliance Jio also revised the plans those are specific to the JioPhone users. The total data offered in this Jio 149 pack is 42GB. (more...)
The First Apple HomePod Reviews Are Here: The Good and Bad The First Apple HomePod Reviews Are Here: The Good and Bad
- February 07, 2018

The early reviews are in and to the agitation of this particular editor, the reviews are praising Apple's HomePod as one of the best on the market . However, Siri's limitations and the lack of support for third-party music streaming services also mean that the HomePod's voice assistant features lag behind those of the Amazon Echo and Google Home . (more...)
Millions of tons of trapped mercury could be released as world warms Millions of tons of trapped mercury could be released as world warms
- February 07, 2018

Now, a new study about how much mercury found that that the largest reserve of natural mercury is trapped in the Alaskan permafrost. There is a nearly twice as much there as the rest of the planet's mercury combined. Scientists, however, warn that rising air temperatures due to climate change could defrost the existing permafrost layer and this could release a large quantity of mercury that could potentially affect ecosystems around the globe, phys.org reported. (more...)
China Cutting Access to Overseas Crypto Trading Websites China Cutting Access to Overseas Crypto Trading Websites
- February 07, 2018

The moves were outlined in a report Sunday by Financial News , a publication under the People's Bank of China, which said the aim was to snuff out the "dying cinders" of cryptocurrency trading and initial coin offerings "which are glowing once more". (more...)
Waymo vs Uber: Everything you need to know about the trial Waymo vs Uber: Everything you need to know about the trial
- February 07, 2018

Ultimately, it's up to Waymo to draw a clear line, from stolen documents, to Uber's self-driving work. A three-week trial against Uber Technologies for allegedly stealing trade secrets from Google's driverless vehicle division Waymo begins in San Francisco on Monday 5 February. (more...)