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Asus ZenFone 5 Lite With Four Cameras Leaked Ahead of MWC 2018
- February 12, 2018

Meanwhile, WinFuture's Roland Quandt points back to a January benchmark of a (not so) mysterious Asus X017DA prototype as further corroboration of a Snapdragon 660 processor and 4GB RAM inside the ZenFone 5 Lite . We think that number could have been halved if ASUS didn't release Lite, Pro, and Plus variants for each phone. On the back, we can notice a vertically placed camera setup in the middle, with the LED-flash sitting next to it. (more...)
WH Considers Space Station Privatization WH Considers Space Station Privatization
- February 12, 2018

The internal Nasa document suggests that although direct federal money could end, the White House is not planning to abandon the orbiting laboratory altogether but will essentially privatise the effort. The International Space System is, after all, international, and it's unlikely that America's partners in low orbit would be so enthusiastic about the USA bringing about the deconstruction of the intergalactic state. (more...)
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Given "Buy" Rating at Canaccord Genuity
- February 12, 2018

Soroban Capital Partners Lp who had been investing in Facebook Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $511.60 billion market cap company. The social networking company reported $2.20 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.96 by $0.24. It dived, as 53 investors sold FB shares while 618 reduced holdings. (more...)
Winter Olympics website downed by cyber attack Winter Olympics website downed by cyber attack
- February 12, 2018

After heavy investment, the Winter Games in PyeongChang will be much more than a showcase for athletes. Despite favorable coverage in the South Korean media that largely ignored the horrors inflicted on North Koreans by Kim's regime, many ordinary South Koreans were skeptical of the North's motives. (more...)
Here's How to Get Old Version of Snapchat Back Here's How to Get Old Version of Snapchat Back
- February 12, 2018

Twitter user Clare James posted step-by-step instructions Friday on how to revert back to the old Snapchat on iOS, and we confirmed on our own iPhone X that it works! Many people hated it and reacted very angrily as out of all social media platforms, snapchat is considered to be less user friendly app. (more...)
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
- 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...)