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IPhone 8 and 8 Plus launch may be worrisome for Apple IPhone 8 and 8 Plus launch may be worrisome for Apple
- September 23, 2017

The sticker price of iPhone 8 is Rs 64,000 in Jio stores . Either Apple built up a massive iPhone 8 inventory, or iPhone 8 sales are going to disappoint. Apple's guidance for its fourth quarter is strong. Apple stock is up 30% in 2017 and 31% year over year. Meanwhile, the Apple Watch Series 3 comes with a built-in cellular network and wireless charging. (more...)
CBI team reaches Ryan school to collect evidence CBI team reaches Ryan school to collect evidence
- September 23, 2017

The CBI on Friday registered an FIR in the killing of the seven-year-old kid. "A notice was served to them in Mumbai, and they have been asked to appear for interrogation on September 26, along with documents relevant to the probe", Sandeep Khirwar, Commissioner of Police, said. (more...)
New Bible-based claim says world will end Saturday New Bible-based claim says world will end Saturday
- September 23, 2017

Meade said his prediction is based on verses and numerical codes found in the Bible, specifically in the apocalyptic Book of Revelation. Meade claimed the dates of recent events like the solar eclipse of August 21 and Hurricane Harvey's devastating flooding of Texas were all tagged in the Bible and on ancient markers on the Egyptian pyramids. (more...)
Apple's New iPhone 8 Gets Torture Tested Apple's New iPhone 8 Gets Torture Tested
- September 23, 2017

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be arriving to retail shelves starting tomorrow. We have already seen some teardown pictures of the new iPhone 8 and now we have a torture test video of the handset. The iPhone 8 will start at $699, while the larger iPhone 8 Plus will start at $799 . In fact, JerryRigEverything says it's better than the iPhone 7 in this regard, as bending the older model damaged its water-resistance adhesive (which isn't the case with the iPhone 8). (more...)
LePage meeting with Pence in Washington on health care, taxes LePage meeting with Pence in Washington on health care, taxes
- September 23, 2017

The appearance was part of the White House's multi-pronged effort to pressure Republican senators to support the bill. She voted against previous repeal efforts over such concerns. Alliance members say Collins' work to investigate and examine issues important to ME seniors made her a flawless candidate for the award. Collins, a Republican, said earlier this week she was "leaning no" on the bill. (more...)
No need yet to shoot down North Korean missiles No need yet to shoot down North Korean missiles
- September 23, 2017

It comes after North Korea launched another provocative missile over Japan on Friday amid repeated threats to the US. Mr Lavrov said Russia's position on the issue is "completely identical" to China's, the statement said. "With its Friday missile launch, Pyongyang wanted to give the impression that sanctions will not work". Mr Park did not reveal exactly what further sanctions would be placed on the North, but if they stopped oil imports from China they would be the strongest yet. (more...)
IPhone 8 Plus Has the Best Performing Smartphone Camera Ever IPhone 8 Plus Has the Best Performing Smartphone Camera Ever
- September 23, 2017

DxO Labs has posted its review of the cameras on the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus . It's very likely that once the iPhone X arrives in early November, it'll dethrone the iPhone 8 Plus , as the dual camera on the iPhone X is slightly better than the Plus. (more...)
IPhone 8 launch sees dismal turnout IPhone 8 launch sees dismal turnout
- September 23, 2017

But he canceled his order on Tuesday after reading a critical review of the device. The latest event may have been just the warm-up act for launch of the iPhone X . But preorders appeared to fall short of previous models as many held out for the new flagship iPhone X coming out on November 3. Both Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will hit the retail shelves in India on September 29, a week after their launch in the US. (more...)
Orbital ATK launches Patriot system target vehicle Orbital ATK launches Patriot system target vehicle
- September 23, 2017

At the time of writing, Orbital ATK Inc (OA) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 117.26. Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. If you are viewing this story on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright legislation. (more...)
IPhone X will be Netflix HDR-ready on day one IPhone X will be Netflix HDR-ready on day one
- September 22, 2017

The reason for the same is the fact that Apple TV does not support the format YouTube uses to stream its videos. The first reviews of the new device, which boasts 32GB of storage for the $179 model and 64GB for $199, are out, and critics say it's flawless for those looking for enhanced picture quality and improved gaming experience. (more...)
'Destiny 2' factions will reward you with powerful discount weapons 'Destiny 2' factions will reward you with powerful discount weapons
- September 22, 2017

They each have unique weapons and armor, and the Rally victor will offer one special weapon to everybody. Destiny's three factions arrive in Destiny 2 next week, on 26th September. Faction Tokens can be turned in for rewards packages , which include a variety of faction-specific items, including weapons, armor, and shaders (you can see all of these in the gallery above). (more...)
China's Baidu launches $1.5 billion autonomous driving fund China's Baidu launches $1.5 billion autonomous driving fund
- September 22, 2017

Baidu has vowed to release a driverless auto by 2018, with mass production to begin by 2021 and has already enlisted 70 global and Chinese partners from vehicle makers and ride-sharing companies, as partners for its Apollo project. "The cloud simulation system on Apollo is the only platform that provides open, built-in HD maps tailored for autonomous driving". The company has even signed more than 50 cooperation agreements with Apollo partners on mass production or joint product development ... (more...)
Arizona-Led Asteroid Mission Swings Around Earth Arizona-Led Asteroid Mission Swings Around Earth
- September 22, 2017

NASA has taken precautions to ensure Osiris-Rex - about the size of an SUV - does not slam into any satellites. OSIRIS-REx is approaching Earth at a relative velocity of 19,000 mph - more than 30,000 kilometers per hour - after traveling nearly 600 million miles (1 billion kilometers) since its blastoff September 8, 2016. (more...)
Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Increases Holdings in Advanced Micro Devices,
- September 22, 2017

Finally, Robert W. Baird started coverage on Advanced Micro Devices in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. Advanced Micro Devices ( AMD ) soared to the top of the S&P 500 today on reports it has teamed with Tesla ( TSLA ) to build chips for self-driving cars. (more...)
Rockstar Games Teases Red Dead Redemption 2 Announcement Rockstar Games Teases Red Dead Redemption 2 Announcement
- September 22, 2017

What Rockstar intend to reveal however is unknown. "The objective of the delay of Red Dead Redemption 2 is to make sure we deliver the most extraordinary experience we're capable of providing", Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick said during the company's recent earnings call. (more...)
Cubs take firm control of NL Central with win over Brewers Cubs take firm control of NL Central with win over Brewers
- September 22, 2017

The Cubs would put two more runners on in the inning but failed to get them home. The Cubs now hold a 4 1/2 game lead over the Brewers, and are up five games in the loss column, with 10 games to play for the Cubs, and nine for the Brewers. (more...)
Intex launches 'Aqua Lions 2' smartphone at Rs 4599 Intex launches 'Aqua Lions 2' smartphone at Rs 4599
- September 22, 2017

The highlight of the new smartphone is the support for VoLTE and it runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. The handset will come in Champagne Gold and Black color variants and will be available across the country in offline stores. Connectivity options will include 4G VoLTE, as well as WiFi 802.11b/g/n, besides Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/AGPS, as well as more standard features like FM Radio. (more...)
Asteroids found orbiting each other between Mars, Jupiter Asteroids found orbiting each other between Mars, Jupiter
- September 22, 2017

It was discovered by members of the Spacewatch program, which led to its first appellation, that of 2006 VW139. Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope , an worldwide team of astronomers has found that an unusual object in the asteroid belt is, in fact, two asteroids orbiting each other that have comet-like features.These include a bright halo of material, called a coma, and a long tail of dust. (more...)
Just Like Humans, Jellyfish Sleep Just Like Humans, Jellyfish Sleep
- September 22, 2017

But jellyfish are the most ancient creatures on the evolutionary tree that we know requires its sleepy time. Scientists have long debated why animals sleep. In a 35-litre tank, Nath, Abrams and Bedbrook tracked the bell pulses of Cassiopea over six days and nights and found that the rate, which was an average of one pulse per second by day, dropped by nearly one-third at night. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise said to be cutting 5000 jobs Hewlett Packard Enterprise said to be cutting 5000 jobs
- September 22, 2017

During the same quarter a year ago, the company posted $0.49 EPS. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE ) traded down 0.51% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $13.56. this indicates a $0.26 annual dividend and a payout of 1.93%. Hewlett Packard Enterprise's payout ratio is now 371.48%. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.67, for a total transaction of $270,934.11. (more...)