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Large Iceberg Detached From an Antarctic Glacier Large Iceberg Detached From an Antarctic Glacier
- September 27, 2017

At the current melting rate, the entire Pine Glacier Island - which is now anchored well below sea level - could be cast adrift within the next century. Howat warns that's not the only problem. He noted something similar happened after the 2015 break, a sort of "aftershock" event following a massive calving. (more...)
Why Twitter Won't Remove Trump's Controversial Tweet On North Korea Why Twitter Won't Remove Trump's Controversial Tweet On North Korea
- September 27, 2017

Since whatever the President of the United States says was likely to be in the public interest in some respect, as long as he held that position it seemed unlikely Mr Trump's account would be censored or shut down by the platform. Donald Trump has been a divisive character for many years, and this is trend that has continued with his presidency. We continue to seek a peaceful denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. (more...)
Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers
- September 27, 2017

A video testimonial highlighted how HP is using Microsoft's technologies to improve customer satisfaction and handle requests and wait times more quickly and efficiently. Quantum computers should be good at solving optimization problems, which would make them a great match for training artificial intelligence that has to learn from millions of data points by "approximating" a solution. (more...)
Another tackle to IR: Packers dangerously thin on the O-line Another tackle to IR: Packers dangerously thin on the O-line
- September 27, 2017

If anyone can clone himself and pull off a medical marvel, it's definitely Mr. Rodgers. The Packers also moved backup tackle Kyle Murphy to injured reserve. In this Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) passes the ball during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md. (more...)
You can now pre-load Call Of Duty: WW2's PC open beta You can now pre-load Call Of Duty: WW2's PC open beta
- September 26, 2017

To read up more on some PC specific features, you can read the download notes here. A fan on Twitter asked Sledgehammer Games' Glen Schofield‏ about the length of the campaign in Call of Duty: WWII . And while aim assist will be supported in the final version, this feature has been completely disabled for the open beta. In addition, the publisher revealed the features that will be supported in it. (more...)
NFL & Facebook in Worldwide Programming Partnership NFL & Facebook in Worldwide Programming Partnership
- September 26, 2017

While trying to build a video platform rivaling YouTube, Facebook has been paying producers to offset production costs, offering to license or buy content outright and offering some a share of revenue generated from planned video ads. The league will post highlights and official NFL Game Recaps to its Facebook page throughout the regular season on through to the Super Bowl. The NFL is also creating a couple of highlight shows specifically for Facebook's new "Watch" video platform, which ... (more...)
Sorry, Microsoft: Now, Even Bill Gates Uses Android Sorry, Microsoft: Now, Even Bill Gates Uses Android
- September 26, 2017

Microsoft's decision, over the last couple of years, to bring many of its Windows Mobile exclusive apps and services to competing platforms, such as iOS and Android, shocked some pundits and fans and baffled others. Asked if he had an iPhone too, he responded: "No, no iPhone". It's also worth noting that at one point, in the past, he banned Apple's iPhones and iPad from the family home. (more...)
Next-Gen Jaguar F-Type in Development Expected to Be a Hybrid Next-Gen Jaguar F-Type in Development Expected to Be a Hybrid
- September 26, 2017

Automotive News notes that Jaguar has only sold around 45,000 units globally since the F-Type's 2013 launch. "In the world there are people who think that the era of sports cars ended". In line with Jaguar's aim to electrify all the things as soon as it can, Jaguar's North American CEO, Joe Eberhardt, confirmed that any future Jaguar sports auto would have an electrified model. (more...)
What's in the Ataribox console What's in the Ataribox console
- September 26, 2017

The Ataribox will arrive with a large library of publisher's classic games . "We want you to have early access, grab special editions (and pricing) and to have you as active partners in the rollout of Ataribox", the team said. "Linux lets us be more open; you can access and customise the OS, and you can access games you've bought from other content platforms (if compatible with the OS and HW)", reads the email. (more...)
Microsoft CEO: Technology isn't a villain, it's a tool Microsoft CEO: Technology isn't a villain, it's a tool
- September 26, 2017

Svore has played a large role in Microsoft's efforts, she has led development of the software created to work on quantum computers along with the simulators created to let testing of that software continue before quantum computers actually exist. (more...)
Nokia 8 price revealed hours ahead of launch in India today Nokia 8 price revealed hours ahead of launch in India today
- September 26, 2017

While Nokia 6 , the current highest variant in India from HMD Global is an Amazon exclusive, the other two phones Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 are both offline exclusive smartphones. The Dual-Sight feature will let users click photos and videos using both the front and rear cameras at the same time and this is another notable feature of the Nokia 8 . (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) Receives Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) Receives "Hold" Rating from Loop Capital
- September 26, 2017

Many other brokerage firms also quite recently weighed in on the share. Additionally Hewlett Packard Enterprise Comp announced a dividend that will be paid on Wednesday the 4th of October 2017. If you are reading this piece on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. (more...)
Merkel Considers New Partners After Election Shatters Former Alliance Merkel Considers New Partners After Election Shatters Former Alliance
- September 26, 2017

The far-right, anti-immigrant party was founded just four years ago as an anti-euro force. We are the strongest power in Germany and my commitment is to my voters. The Free Democratic Party will have 80 seats, the Green Party will get 67 seats, while the Left Party will receive 69. A coalition between the CDU/CSU, the liberal, pro-market FPD and the Greens (dubbed a Jamaica coalition due to the combined parties' colours) looks like the most likely option. (more...)
SNES Classic Edition Wireless Controller Announced by Nyko SNES Classic Edition Wireless Controller Announced by Nyko
- September 26, 2017

Wrangling controller cables isn't a part of your childhood worth reliving, however, so Nyko once again has mercifully bestowed gamers with an affordable wireless alternative. With up to 15 hours of battery life, they can certainly put up with even the most extreme retro gaming sessions. It has been a long time coming, but on September 29, Nintendo will finally launch its much-anticipated console, the SNES Classic Edition. (more...)
Clovis Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLVS) Closed 7.1% Above Its 50 Day Average
- September 26, 2017

About 550,584 shares traded or 141.79% up from the average. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) has declined 23.19% since September 24, 2016 and is downtrending. Consonance Lp reported 544,843 shares. Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University stated it has 3,780 shares. Equities analysts predict that Clovis Oncology will post ($7.56) EPS for the current year. (more...)
Ignite 2017: Skype Gets a Boost -- And a Transition Plan to Teams Ignite 2017: Skype Gets a Boost -- And a Transition Plan to Teams
- September 26, 2017

Building out the Skype infrastructure and updating the Skype for Business Server makes sense - not everyone is going to go rushing into the cloud and conference calls are still a primary form of communication in so many workplaces. Although Microsoft did not give a specific date for retiring Skype for Business, Patrick Moorhead, at Moor Insights & Strategy, said users are likely to be given plenty of time to migrate. (more...)
Iran successfully tested new ballistic missile, says state media Iran successfully tested new ballistic missile, says state media
- September 26, 2017

The strategic missile can cross the enemy's air defense systems and can be guided from the launch time to the moment when it hits the enemy's target, he said. Takht-Ravanchi said: "The new executive order is also worthless from a judicial point of view". The test comes at the end of a heated week of diplomacy at the UN General Assembly in NY, where US President Donald Trump again accused Iran of destabilizing the Middle East, calling it a "rogue state whose chief exports are violence, ... (more...)
Republicans Push for Health Care Vote With Support Uncertain Republicans Push for Health Care Vote With Support Uncertain
- September 26, 2017

Lindsey Graham of SC and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana, the repeal bill would end the ACA's Medicaid expansion, which has provided insurance to about 600,000 people in Washington. "I'm still at the table ready to keep working", Murray, D-Wash., said after McCain announced his opposition to Graham-Cassidy. Another part of the revised bill would give one-fourth of a $6 billion contingency fund to states with the lowest-density population - Alaska among them. (more...)
General Motors Company (GM) price reactions to earnings announcements
- September 26, 2017

The institutional investor held 15,577 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $5.63 million, down from 19,337 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock has "Hold" rating by Vetr on Tuesday, August 11. The stock has "Mkt Perform" rating by Raymond James on Tuesday, October 25. Morgan Stanley has "Equal-Weight" rating and $29 target. (more...)
Introducing Levi's® Commuter Trucker Jacket with Jacquard by Google Introducing Levi's® Commuter Trucker Jacket with Jacquard by Google
- September 26, 2017

The touch-sensitive product is now a reality two years after the companies released a very early version of what the jacket's touch capabilities will look like and how they'll work. It's durable and has been created to be comfortable for cycling. These electronics and special threads allow you to perform a number of tasks - like starting or stopping music, getting directions, checking the time or reading incoming text messages from your phone - by simply swiping or tapping the jacket sleeve. (more...)