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Earth Hour: What is it and how can you get involved? Earth Hour: What is it and how can you get involved?
- March 24, 2018

Sydney Opera House, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, New York's Empire State Building, the Kremlin and Red Square in Moscow, the Egyptian Pyramids and Tokyo Tower will be switching off the lights during their Earth Hour between 8.30 p.m. (more...)
Vivo V9 to launch today in India Vivo V9 to launch today in India
- March 24, 2018

Thanks to its thin bezels, the phone has a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent. The Vivo V7 comes with the Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 which is an Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and is paired with the Adreno 506 GPU which is considerably underpowered when put against the Snapdragon 626 on the Vivo V9 . (more...)
Obesity to overtake smoking as the leading cause of cancer deaths Obesity to overtake smoking as the leading cause of cancer deaths
- March 24, 2018

Adding, "We need to turn that tide around and we need to act quickly". Because the cancer was caught in the earliest stages and hadn't spread, she avoided any further treatment. Deborah Arnott, chief executive of Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), says in a statement: "If we are serious about preventing cancer, smoking remains the number one priority". (more...)
Amazon patents delivery drones that can recognise 'unwelcoming' hand gestures Amazon patents delivery drones that can recognise 'unwelcoming' hand gestures
- March 24, 2018

This means the UAVs could respond to people screaming, waving their hands and making frantic or rude gestures during a delivery. Diagrams show the drone reading human body language with commands such as "Receive human gesture" and "access gesture database", writes Los Angeles Times . (more...)
Siri Bug Can Reveal Hidden Notifications On The iPhone Siri Bug Can Reveal Hidden Notifications On The iPhone
- March 24, 2018

Now, Apple seems to have take note of this widespread issue and has confirmed a fix is coming soon. Now when you receive a notification, just ask Siri to "read my notification". The magazine also verified that other messaging apps like Skype are affected by the flaw. This means that if you're someone who primarily communicates using apps like Apple's Messages, you should be safe. (more...)
New Executive Team Picked For Vodafone India And Idea Cellular Merger New Executive Team Picked For Vodafone India And Idea Cellular Merger
- March 24, 2018

As a chief on the leading group of Vodafone India and as an individual from its official board of trustees, Sharma is in charge of driving the circle tasks, benefit conveyance, promoting, business and venture capacities, including the advancement of new business activities and driving development over the association. (more...)
Norway's wealth fund opposed Elon Musk's stock option plan Norway's wealth fund opposed Elon Musk's stock option plan
- March 24, 2018

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $61.44. (NASDAQ:TRUE) are the two most active stocks in the market based on today's trading volumes. Company fiscal year is ending in December and analysts' consensus recommendation is Hold for TSLA and estimated EPS for next quarter is -3.21. Tesla will "begin generating positive quarterly operating income on a sustained basis" this year, Musk said on an earnings call last month. (more...)
Best Buy To End Sales Of Huawei Phones Within A Few Weeks Best Buy To End Sales Of Huawei Phones Within A Few Weeks
- March 23, 2018

CNET first reported the termination of the agreement earlier on Wednesday. Huawei further noted that their products are sold by 46 of the top 50 global operators and that the company has won the trust and confidence of individuals and organizations from 170 countries across the globe . (more...)
(COST) Shares Bought by Geode Capital Management LLC
- March 22, 2018

The stock increased 0.93% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $98.68. About 279,544 shares traded. It has underperformed by 15.95% the S&P500. Finally, Guggenheim restated a "hold" rating on shares of Costco Wholesale in a research report on Wednesday, November 22nd. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Thursday, January 5. (more...)
Hamilton not convinced Mercedes has the quickest auto Hamilton not convinced Mercedes has the quickest auto
- March 22, 2018

Toto Wolff has said that Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport's previous achievements bare little relevance to this point in the 2018 Formula 1 season and acknowledged that Scuderia Ferrari's title challenge in 2017 reminded the team they could not afford to relax. (more...)
Veteran Crew Launches to the Space Station Today Veteran Crew Launches to the Space Station Today
- March 22, 2018

On board the capsule were NASA astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold, and Roscosmos' cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev. The Soyuz spacecraft that will carry the three individuals is scheduled to arrive at the space station on March 23. Highlights of upcoming investigations include: a new facility to test materials, coatings and components of other large experiments in the harsh environment of space; a study on the effects of microgravity on bone marrow and blood cells produced in bone marrow; and a ... (more...)
Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR)
- March 22, 2018

A company with a high P/E ratio usually indicated positive future performance and investors are willing to pay more for this company's shares. Additionally, the price to earnings ratio is another popular way for analysts and investors to determine a company's profitability. (more...)
New ESO Expansion Will Take Players to Summerset New ESO Expansion Will Take Players to Summerset
- March 22, 2018

Explore the ancestral home of the High Elves, an all-new zone packed with adventure. The Summerset Isle is the home of the Thalmor-also known as the High Elves-and hasn't appeared in an Elder Scrolls game since the first installment in the series, Arena. (more...)
NASA to divert asteriod Bennu from hitting Earth with spacecraft Hammer NASA to divert asteriod Bennu from hitting Earth with spacecraft Hammer
- March 22, 2018

NASA and the European Space Agency are also planning a mission called the Asteroid Impact and Deflection Assessment, which will see a satellite smashed into an asteroid in 2020. As per a report by the Washington Post , astrophysicists have come up with a strategy to avoid collision with the asteroid. While speculations are strong, only gets we near 2135 there will be a clearer idea if Bennu could actually hit Earth. (more...)
The Karate Kid Returns in New 'Cobra Kai' Trailer The Karate Kid Returns in New 'Cobra Kai' Trailer
- March 22, 2018

It's been all downhill since for Lawrence, who can't even stop by LaRusso's auto dealership without being mocked. When he saves a teen from a group of bullies, though, Johnny is inspired to reopen the infamous Cobra Kai dojo and his luck takes a turn for the better. (more...)
Xiaomi starts rolling out MIUI 9.5 Stable ROM Xiaomi starts rolling out MIUI 9.5 Stable ROM
- March 22, 2018

Additionally, the company also announced estimated schedule and availability for MIUI 9.5 on numerous other phones in the coming weeks. Three months later, the update has arrived in the Global Stable ROM. Xiaomi plans to release MIUI 9.5 for Mi Note 2, Mi 5S, Mi MIX, Mi Note 3, Mi 5S Plus, Redmi Note 2, Redmi 3, Redmi 4, Mi 3 and Mi 4 in mid April. Should you download and install MIUI 9.5 China stable? Previously, some Redmi Note 4 users were reporting to have received MIUI 9.5 Nightly ... (more...)
Apple Introduces a Spring Collection for Apple Watch Apple Introduces a Spring Collection for Apple Watch
- March 21, 2018

The popular Sport Band will now be available in fresh new colors including Denim Blue, Lemonade, and Red Raspberry. You'll also be able to buy a Nike Sport Loop in new colors like Flash Light, Hot Pink, Marine Green, and Tahoe Blue colors, alongside a Classic Buckle with new colors such as Spring Yellow, Electric Blue, and Soft Pink. (more...)
European Union unveils plans to make big tech companies pay more taxes European Union unveils plans to make big tech companies pay more taxes
- March 21, 2018

Under the proposals, a 3 percent tax would be levied on the sale of user data , targeted advertising, and "interfaces that put together buyers and sellers". This is a major break from the traditional way of calculating tax based on profits. In the meantime, it wants to introduce an interim tax based on revenues "created from certain digital activities which escape the current tax framework entirely". (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)
- March 21, 2018

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NasdaqCM: AMD ) is -0.040923. This percentage is calculated by adding the dividend yield plus the percentage of shares repurchased. The Technology stock showed a change of 0.18% from opening and finally closed at $11.43 by scoring -0.35%. Short-term as well long term shareholders always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 1.80 as current ratio and on the ... (more...)
UK investigating Cambridge Analytica, Facebook UK investigating Cambridge Analytica, Facebook
- March 21, 2018

Senior executives of Cambridge Analytica, the United Kingdom political advertising firm that worked on behalf of Donald Trump's 2016 USA presidential campaign, were recorded on camera boasting about the research and analysis they did for the candidate. (more...)