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Tennessee girl finds 475-million-year-old fossil Tennessee girl finds 475-million-year-old fossil
- May 06, 2018

An 11-year-old girl from East Tennessee is making headlines after discovering a rare ancient fossil near a lake with her family one afternoon. Next, for clarification, her family approached Colin Sumrall, a University of Tennessee professor of paleobiology. (more...)
Army chief confirms death penalty for 11 hardcore terrorists Army chief confirms death penalty for 11 hardcore terrorists
- May 05, 2018

The militants whose death warrants have been signed were involved in heinous terrorist activities, including attacks on security personnel and educational institutions. He was also found in possession of fire-arms and explosives. Moreover; at least 142 people sustained injuries in the attacks. The convict - also a member of proscribed organization - was involved in attacking armed forces of Pakistan which resulted in death of Havildar Muhammad Ismail along with a soldier. (more...)
Google News to be revamped with elements from Play Newsstand and YouTube Google News to be revamped with elements from Play Newsstand and YouTube
- May 05, 2018

The rumored Google News update also comes a few months after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced major changes to the social media platform's News Feed feature, where personal interactions with friends and family would be prioritized over links from news publishers and businesses. (more...)
Global Carbon Dioxide Concentration Surpasses Record Level, Highest In Last 800000 Years Global Carbon Dioxide Concentration Surpasses Record Level, Highest In Last 800000 Years
- May 05, 2018

As noted by Mashable , this marks a 30 percent increase over the levels recorded in 1958, which were at approximately 315 ppm, and an even more substantial increase over the estimated 280 ppm levels recorded at the start of the Industrial Revolution. (more...)
New hardcore 617bhp BMW M5 variant leaked online New hardcore 617bhp BMW M5 variant leaked online
- May 05, 2018

In a publication Bimmerpost had photos of the most powerful and fastest version of the M5 sedan new generation - the Competition Package. Motor 1 reports the vehicle will get an extra 37 pound-feet of torque, raising the specs of the 4.4-liter biturbo V8 to 625 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque, giving it an extra 22 ponies above the Mercedes-AMG E63 S but 37 lb-ft less torque. (more...)
Google Assistant now lets you purchase movie tickets with your voice Google Assistant now lets you purchase movie tickets with your voice
- May 05, 2018

Although it's now easier than ever to order movie tickets, having to download an app, search for a showtime, and enter your credit card info can still prove to be a royal pain. The new feature (via Engadget ) comes, aptly, on the same day tickets for Solo: A Star Wars Story , this summer's standalone spin-off, went on sale. (more...)
Vine sequel app V2 postponed Vine sequel app V2 postponed "indefinitely"
- May 05, 2018

But today he explained that "financial and legal" hurdles were preventing the project from getting off the ground. Announced in late December out of his frustration regarding how Twitter neglected and eventually shut down Vine. He also blamed "overwhelming" legal fees for hamstringing the project, without elaborating. Until then, we still have hours-worth of compilation videos on YouTube. (more...)
Google rolls out updates to United States election ad policy Google rolls out updates to United States election ad policy
- May 05, 2018

We're also building a searchable library for election ads, where anyone can find which election ads purchased on Google and who paid for them. Google is overhauling its political advertising system in an effort to crack down on shady election ads. (more...)
Smoke Tube Boiler Sales Market Analysis and Professional Outlook 2018 to 2025 Smoke Tube Boiler Sales Market Analysis and Professional Outlook 2018 to 2025
- May 04, 2018

What makes the report worthy? Questale clientele includes big names (many from the "Fortune 500" list). The reports are well researched and help the organisation in the decision-making process by providing explicit content and data relating to the market and the key influencers. (more...)
MoviePass competitor Sinemia slashes prices to as low as $4.99 a month MoviePass competitor Sinemia slashes prices to as low as $4.99 a month
- May 04, 2018

The big question, of course, is whether or not this subscription revamp will pull in new customers for Sinemia. As opposed to the current MoviePass membership that offers a ticket each day of the month, Sinemia's highest price bracket offers a maximum of three tickets each month as part of its $15/month annual subscription. (more...)
Stock under Discussion: Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO)
- May 04, 2018

The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 340.83%. Wall Street firms hire hundreds of stock analysts who provide their own personal recommendations on stocks, based on financials and their own models. From the start of year 2017 to present date SGMO reported surged performance of 4.27%. When looking at the investment recommendation on say a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell), M is given a 2.80 while 1.90 placed for SGMO . (more...)
Volkswagen teases Golf GTI TCR Volkswagen teases Golf GTI TCR
- May 04, 2018

The Golf GTI TCR appears to have full-LED taillights and it rides on what looks to be a large set of wheels, likely measuring at least 18 inches. The car's powertrain is a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 and drive is to the front wheels only, via a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission and front axle differential lock. (more...)
Petition calls Apple to recall all defect MacBook Pro keyboards Petition calls Apple to recall all defect MacBook Pro keyboards
- May 04, 2018

Interestingly, the petition makes no mention of the 12-inch MacBook, which also features the butterfly keyboard mechanism. Since hitting store shelves, there have been no shortage of stories detailing how the MacBook Pro's new butterfly keyboard is extremely temperamental and, in turn, dreadfully unreliable. (more...)
How to See This Weekend's Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower How to See This Weekend's Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower
- May 04, 2018

NASA says from the Northern Hemisphere, the meteors will appear as "Earthgrazers", long meteors that appear to skim the surface of the Earth at the horizon. The next-best meteor shower will be Delta Aquarids (debris left behind by Marden and Kracht comets), which will reach its maximum around July 28-29 and will yield approximately 20 meteors per hour but, this year, the viewing might be troublesome due to the almost full moon. (more...)
Chevy Suburban RST Performance Pack adds family-friendly aggression Chevy Suburban RST Performance Pack adds family-friendly aggression
- May 04, 2018

Chevrolet has a RST trim for its larger Suburban, too, but it's relegated to appearance upgrades. It's coupled to a 10-speed automatic transmission, and magnetorheological suspension. The angrier styling from the standard Suburban RST sticks around. In its place the package adds a body-color grille surround and door handles, gloss-black grille and mirror caps, and black roof rails, window trim, badging and Chevy bowties. (more...)
UK MPs to aim for crown dependencies, Cayman Finance CEO addresses concerns UK MPs to aim for crown dependencies, Cayman Finance CEO addresses concerns
- May 04, 2018

Theresa May's minority government agreed to the amendment in a dramatic, last-minute U-turn on Tuesday, following a back-bench rebellion by 19 Conservative MPs. The amendment was backed by all opposition parties and Mitchell, a former worldwide development secretary in David Cameron's 2010-16 governments, reportedly won support for it from at least six former cabinet ministers. (more...)
Teenagers in NASA challenge targeted by hackers for their race Teenagers in NASA challenge targeted by hackers for their race
- May 04, 2018

Though they were targeted by racial attacks and hackers, they are one of eight finalists in a NASA competition . The challenge from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center encourages students to find "spinoff" technology in their everyday world, the USA Today reported on Thursday. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi S2 likely to launch in China on May 10 Xiaomi Redmi S2 likely to launch in China on May 10
- May 04, 2018

The image has also the launch date of the Redmi S2 written on it. The alleged Redmi S2 has also cleared China's 3C and TENAA certification , revealing its key specifications and features. The headphone jack is of 3.5 mm. Alongside the dual cameras, the rear panel of the phone may also include a fingerprint sensor within a circular housing. (more...)
Gang Used 'Drone Swarm' to Thwart FBI Raid Gang Used 'Drone Swarm' to Thwart FBI Raid
- May 04, 2018

The high-tech intrusion occurred on the outskirts of a big US city where an Federal Bureau of Investigation hostage rescue team had set up an observation post - and then suddenly got buzzed by small drones, the head of the agency's operational technology law unit revealed at a tech conference in Denver, Defense One reported . (more...)
The Red Hydrogen is being delayed to add more features The Red Hydrogen is being delayed to add more features
- May 04, 2018

RED founder Jim Jannard says , "There are so many things going on with HYDROGEN that I wanted to make sure we finalised everything before posting again". For those who are nervous. let me see if I can offer some comfort . Whether it's incredible or a steaming pile of garbage, the Hydrogen One will undoubtedly be one of the most interesting phones we see all year. (more...)