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Soyuz spacecraft returns to Earth Soyuz spacecraft returns to Earth
- September 07, 2017

The landing marked the first time since November 26, 2010, that two NASA astronauts returned to Earth in a Russian Soyuz spacecraft . He logged 673 days over five missions. During her expeditions, she continually asked for more scientific research to do. On his first mission to the ISS in 2007, he flew on the space shuttle. (more...)
SpaceX Targeting Thursday for Falcon 9 Launch SpaceX Targeting Thursday for Falcon 9 Launch
- September 07, 2017

The launch is being held at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, which makes accounting for weather particularly tricky at the moment. Neither the Air Force nor SpaceX have disclosed a specific launch time, but a notice issued to aviators by the Federal Aviation Administration indicated that airspace would be closed between 9:20 a.m. (more...)
Deputy shoots newspaper photographer after mistaking camera for gun Deputy shoots newspaper photographer after mistaking camera for gun
- September 07, 2017

I'm sorry, dude. you pulled (the camera and tripod) out like a gun, dude. The video shows that deputy Jake Shaw realized his mistake immediately and apologized to photographer Andy Grimm. As Shaw reports over the radio that he fired two shots, Grimm says with a laugh: 'Thank God you missed one'. Grimm underwent surgery for his wounds and is now at home recovering. (more...)
Physicists invent the 'flip-flop' qubit - an entirely new form of quantum computing Physicists invent the 'flip-flop' qubit - an entirely new form of quantum computing
- September 07, 2017

If you follow the latest developments taking place in the field of quantum computing , you must be knowing that researchers are working hard to find a feasible way to build a quantum computer. "Crucially, this qubit can be controlled using electric signals, instead of magnetic ones". "Electric signals are significantly easier to distribute and localise within an electronic chip". (more...)
No one is using Facebook stories, so Facebook is borrowing Instagram's No one is using Facebook stories, so Facebook is borrowing Instagram's
- September 07, 2017

As Mashable reports , some Instagram users are already seeing an option to simultaneously share their image or video story to Facebook just before uploading to Instagram. While it may seem unusual for the photo-sharing app to be testing such a close integration with Facebook , as the two have traditionally been kept separate, it's not altogether surprising. (more...)
Huawei overtakes Apple to become the second largest smartphone company Huawei overtakes Apple to become the second largest smartphone company
- September 07, 2017

With August sales looking strong for the Chinese vendor, a hat-trick for Huawei could be on the cards but that may be short-lived as the launch of the iPhone 8 billed for this month could see Apple regaining its position with greater vigor. (more...)
What's Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS) Upside After Today's Significant Increase?
- September 07, 2017

It has underperformed by 2.80% the S&P500. Numeric Limited Liability Com has invested 0.01% in Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ: CLVS ). (CLVS) stake by 64.65% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Therefore 72% are positive. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, April 4. The relative strength index or RSI highlights overbought (above 70) and oversold (below 30) areas. (more...)
Most powerful solar flare in decade causes radio blackouts Most powerful solar flare in decade causes radio blackouts
- September 07, 2017

Solar flares are powerful bursts of radiation. These jets of radiation, which can disrupt the operation of communication satellites and the Global Positioning System as well as the electricity distribution networks reaching earth's upper atmosphere, were detected and recorded by the satellite "Solar Dynamics Observatory" of the u.s. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 Will Set New Record Apple iPhone 8 Will Set New Record
- September 07, 2017

While not an official confirmation by any means, Apple has historically opened up pre-orders for new iPhone models on the Friday following its special media event. This actually has a double meaning that makes sense. On Google's Pixel, the fingerprint sensor is actually on the back, so users can use the screen with their thumb. (more...)
Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX) Analyst's Long Term Pick
- September 07, 2017

The stock has "Negative" rating by Susquehanna on Wednesday, March 29. The stock of Skechers USA Inc (NYSE: SKX ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 3 by Standpoint Research. On Wednesday, March 15 Maestri Luca sold $2.51M worth of Apple Inc. Investors sentiment increased to 1.41 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.10, from 0.92 in 2016Q3. (more...)
Samsung aims to sell 700000 Galaxy Note 8 units in one month Samsung aims to sell 700000 Galaxy Note 8 units in one month
- September 07, 2017

However, customers should know that the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 comes with a great and elegant design and has some promising features. The report adds that Samsung will supply the above-mentioned number of units by the end of September. (more...)
Pokémon President talks using Nintendo Switch's features with new Pokémon game Pokémon President talks using Nintendo Switch's features with new Pokémon game
- September 07, 2017

What do you want from the console's exclusive Pokemon game? Now Ishihara is commenting on how the new Pokemon game will be taking advantage of the Nintendo Switch . "With the Switch , we see it as a chance to create Pokemon that goes deeper and with a higher level of expression". "Unlike smartphones", he explained, "the Switch is not a game device that assumes that there's constant network connectivity. (more...)
New Nissan Leaf unveiled as EV market grows New Nissan Leaf unveiled as EV market grows
- September 07, 2017

Nissan said it aims to sell at least 90,000 new-model Leafs annually, "doubling, or even tripling" sales of its predecessor, which topped 47,000 a year ago. The 2012 model had dropped to about two million rupees while the 2013 and newer models were selling way below three million rupees. "If it's successful, the Leaf will be a major part of the portfolio of Nissan", Saikawa said. (more...)
Man goes on rampage at Santa Ana 7-Eleven Man goes on rampage at Santa Ana 7-Eleven
- September 07, 2017

In the surveillance footage included here, the suspect tries to open the door of a beer refrigerator, but it was locked. Anthony Bertagna told KTLA . It's safe to say the man still didn't get his beer. The clerk didn't want to return to work, Tendon said. He is then seen smashing out several storefront windows with what appears to be a baseball bat. (more...)
Mirage: Arcane Warfare sales Mirage: Arcane Warfare sales "sucked" so get it free today only
- September 07, 2017

Starting at 10 AM PT on September 6, you'll have 24 hours to add the game to your Steam account before it goes back on sale. The game's getting a price drop and a big promotional push as a response to its lacklustre performance and low multiplayer counts. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Which is best? Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Which is best?
- September 07, 2017

When fully open, the device will be sporting a 6.8-inch display screen. Some folks complained of Live Message not working on their Galaxy S8s, only to have it work after restarting their devices. They're tiny advantages, but they're worth noting. Also, the XDA Developers forum member that made Live Message work on the Galaxy S8 says the feature might work on any Samsung phone that runs Nougat, but your mileage will vary. (more...)
Affordable Honor V9 Play launches alongside even cheaper Honor 6 Play Affordable Honor V9 Play launches alongside even cheaper Honor 6 Play
- September 07, 2017

The CPU of the smartphone Huawei Honor Play V9 is MT6750 MediaTek with eight cores inside, and he supervises the work RAM 3 GB in the basic version and 4 GB in top. The Huawei V9 Play will be available in the five colors variants i:e Gold, Rose Gold, Red, Blue, and Black. The finger print sensor is located on the rear-side of the device, which can unlock the device in less than 0.4 seconds. (more...)
Kobo enters audiobook market Kobo enters audiobook market
- September 07, 2017

Even better, it has launched $10-per-month Audible-like subscription service, which sounds like a good deal if you regularly purchase audiobooks. "Audio lets you be in two places at once - exploring the galaxy on the daily commute, solving a crime while doing the laundry, or wherever you want your favourite story to take you". (more...)
Hoosiers among those who may witness Northern Lights Wednesday night Hoosiers among those who may witness Northern Lights Wednesday night
- September 07, 2017

Europe said there could be an "incredible show" of the aurora borealis above the UK, Ireland, Denmark, northern Germany and Estonia. The sky show is usually restricted to high latitudes, because our planet's magnetic field tends to funnel these particles toward the poles. (more...)
UAE residents can pre-order their gold iPhone 8 UAE residents can pre-order their gold iPhone 8
- September 06, 2017

To get a British price, you need to factor in the plunging value of the Brexit-bashed pound has caused the price of consumer electronics to shoot up in the UK. Plus the $ 900 price tag is in line with the price of the Galaxy Note 8, so the two will be competing with one another in a variety of different categories. (more...)