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Instagram now ALERTS people when YOU take a screenshot, just like SnapChat Instagram now ALERTS people when YOU take a screenshot, just like SnapChat
- February 12, 2018

Instagram is testing a feature that will show users when someone else takes a screenshot of their story. To be clear, creators won't get a specific notification when someone takes a screenshot of their story, it will only show up in their list of story viewers. (more...)
Farthest Photos Ever Taken, From Nearly 4 Billion Miles Away Farthest Photos Ever Taken, From Nearly 4 Billion Miles Away
- February 12, 2018

They are also the closest-ever images of Kuiper Belt objects. "New Horizons has always been a mission of firsts - first to explore Pluto , first to explore the Kuiper Belt , fastest spacecraft ever launched", Alan Stern, principal investigator of the New Horizons mission, released Thursday. (more...)
Jennison Associates LLC Has $22.72 Million Stake in SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS)
- February 12, 2018

About 9.16M shares traded or 77.43% up from the average. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: SEAS ) has risen 3.38% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. 32 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 2017, SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. Quantbot Techs L P holds 14,313 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. (more...)
NASA Is Planning To Privatize International Space Station
- February 12, 2018

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has ripped plans to defund the space station, hoping those reports "prove as unfounded as Bigfoot" and calling Office of Management and Budget decision-makers "numbskulls", according to the Post . A Russian rocket destined for the International Space Station (ISS) cancelled its lift off just seconds before it was supposed to blast into the sky. (more...)
WEC move Fuji race to avoid Alonso clash WEC move Fuji race to avoid Alonso clash
- February 12, 2018

During the launch of the 2018-19 WEC "Super-season" it was confirmed the Fuji event has been pushed forward one week in order to avoid a clash with F1's United States Grand Prix to which free up Alonso to compete at both . "It was logical [to reschedule Fuji]". "We work always to protect the interests of the championship and this is first and foremost what we took into consideration". (more...)
Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's Moon to visit Pyongyang Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's Moon to visit Pyongyang
- February 11, 2018

The delegation gave Moon a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inviting him to visit the North, a day after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he and Moon had reaffirmed their shared stance of maximizing pressure on Pyongyang until it scraps its nuclear weapons program. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi7 May Have 8GB Of RAM: Specifications and Renders Leaked Xiaomi Mi7 May Have 8GB Of RAM: Specifications and Renders Leaked
- February 11, 2018

A new banner leak of the Mix 2S shows off the gorgeous design of the phone along with key specifications. The Adreno 630 GPU is also on board. Now, we have known that the device should come with a Dual camera setup on the back, an all-glass build as seen from the Xiaomi Mi6 and a bezel-less display on the front as these are all the specifications that should be on a flagship smartphone launching in 2018. (more...)
Now a new self-healable, recyclable 'e-skin' Now a new self-healable, recyclable 'e-skin'
- February 11, 2018

Indeed, an electronic skin, perceived as e-skin, is a thin, translucent material that can mimic the function and mechanical characteristics of human skin. An extra favorable position of the novel CU Boulder e-skin is that it can be effortlessly fit in with bended surfaces like human arms and automated hands by giving medium warmth and weight to it without presentation of surplus burdens. (more...)
Tesla auto sent to Mars takes wrong turn into deep space Tesla auto sent to Mars takes wrong turn into deep space
- February 11, 2018

Elon Musk's vehicle is headed off into very deep space after being strapped to the top of a rocket. The auto and its spacesuit-wearing driver named "Starman" were launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, and have captured the attention of people all over the world. (more...)
Nancy Pelosi tells US House immigrant stories for eight hours Nancy Pelosi tells US House immigrant stories for eight hours
- February 11, 2018

Party leaders technically take the floor for one minute, but are allowed to speak for as long as they wish.At times she turned to scripture, and cited the biblical tale of the Good Samaritan. Prospects for dealing with immigration, however, were fuzzy as ever. Their status has been in jeopardy since the Trump administration announced in September it would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, the Obama-era initiative that has protected almost 800,000 of them from deportation. (more...)
Don't think for one second that Elon Musk is an AI fear-monger Don't think for one second that Elon Musk is an AI fear-monger
- February 11, 2018

The hotels were full, the press room overflowing, and the traffic near the Kennedy Space Center was bumper-to-bumper. Tesla has been digging deep into its pockets as it rolls out the next generation of electric cars, the Model 3 sedan. Elon Musk founded private space agency SpaceX made history on February 7 when it successfully launched the world's most powerful rocket "Falcon Heavy", strapped on with a Tesla Roadster auto with a mannequin dressed in a space suit in its front ... (more...)
Olympic Opening Ceremony a night to remember Olympic Opening Ceremony a night to remember
- February 11, 2018

South Korea's figure skating superstar and Olympic gold medalist Kim Yuna lit the Olympic cauldron. Just before boarding Air Force Two for South Korea, Pence spoke more specifically about North Korea's participation in the Olympics . (more...)
PyeongChang Winter Olympics opening ceremonies PyeongChang Winter Olympics opening ceremonies
- February 11, 2018

Adam Rippon doesn't want his monthlong dispute with Mike Pence over the USA vice president's record on gay rights to overshadow his long-awaited Olympic performance. When asked about her experience with North Korean athletes, she said she did not encounter too many problems although at times it was hard to understand them because of the language differences. (more...)
Tesla Model 3 Delayed In Europe To 2019 Tesla Model 3 Delayed In Europe To 2019
- February 11, 2018

Right now, says Gianluca Masi, an astrophysicist with the Virtual Telescope Project , you need a telescope of six-inches or larger to image the vehicle. This means that the vehicle will reach its farthest distance from Earth in about half that time. Over the past few days, a few astronomers did just that to get shots of the Tesla before it drifts too far away to be seen from Earth. (more...)
What will happen to Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster in space? What will happen to Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster in space?
- February 11, 2018

After it was detected by the automatic software system, the object's positions were submitted to the International Astronomical Union Minor Planet Center, which is responsible for determining the orbits of asteroids and other small solar system objects. (more...)
Pyeongchang or Pyongyang? Twitter users place Olympics in North Korea Pyeongchang or Pyongyang? Twitter users place Olympics in North Korea
- February 10, 2018

Washington has long insisted the North must show a willingness to denuclearise before any negotiations - which Pyongyang says it will never do. Kim's sister Kim Yo Jong, who is visiting South Korea to attend the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , delivered her brother's personal invitation during a meeting with Moon at the Blue House, a presidential spokesman said . (more...)
Flexing Muscles Mid-Session Are These Shares: Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) Flexing Muscles Mid-Session Are These Shares: Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)
- February 11, 2018

Telsey Advisory Group upped their price target on shares of Urban Outfitters from $35.00 to $38.00 and gave the company a "market perform" rating in a report on Tuesday, January 2nd. If RVOL is above 2 it is In Play and this is more evidence Investors ought to be in the name. Vanguard Group owns 6.28 million shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. (more...)
Trudeau makes pitch to Silicon Valley, Amazon to invest in Canada Trudeau makes pitch to Silicon Valley, Amazon to invest in Canada
- February 10, 2018

The collision occurred about four miles from the Reagan Presidential Library, where Trudeau had just left, following a speaking engagement there on U.S. But a nonpartisan review by the Congressional Research Service in 2017 concluded that while the deal has not produced the "large economic gains predicted by supporters", it also "did not cause the huge job losses" feared by critics. (more...)
Asteroid bigger than a blue whale soon to hit Earth, NASA says Asteroid bigger than a blue whale soon to hit Earth, NASA says
- February 10, 2018

A powerful air burst echoed across the city, breaking windows and injuring more than 1,000 people. But there are margins for error. This GIF from Nasa shows how close the rock's trajectory will get to the earth , relative to the moon's orbit. (more...)
Is This Car Really in Space? Is This Car Really in Space?
- February 10, 2018

Now the question is whether it can maintain its momentum and live up to the promise of returning human to space , while landing spacecraft on the surface of the moon - inherently hard and unsafe endeavors, even for NASA. His overriding goal is to establish a city on Mars, sending people there in a flotilla of SpaceX spaceships launched by colossal SpaceX rockets. (more...)