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Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India
- April 30, 2017

Other details about the handset are not available, but we'll update you as soon as we get to hear more about it. Interestingly, the company has kept the prices of its two flagship devices under wraps and we won't know anything for sure till the company officially launches the two smartphones in India tomorrow. (more...)
North Korea carried out missile test, US officials say
- April 30, 2017

The North Korea missile test came a day after the Trump Administration praised China and its President Xi Jinping for having prevailed over Pyongyang in not carrying either nuclear test or missile test. Just yesterday, North Korea released another propaganda video which ends with a strike on the U.S. Capitol. In an interview with Reuters on Thursday, Mr. (more...)
Trump makes Earth-to-space call to record-breaking USA astronaut Trump makes Earth-to-space call to record-breaking USA astronaut
- April 30, 2017

Whitson mentioned the recycled urine process during a live interview with the President, but she's also spent more than 53 hours of time doing spacewalks and extra-vehicular activity. In addition to spending 535 consecutive days in space, Whitson became the first woman commander of the International Space Station in 2008. Whitson said she was proud of the honor but credited the vast crew on Earth for making it possible. (more...)
Trump chides astronauts to hurry up and get to Mars Trump chides astronauts to hurry up and get to Mars
- April 30, 2017

Whitson, who lives and works aboard the International Space Station, also encouraged students to study STEM classes (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), and those at the U.S. Kate Rubins. "So, unfortunately space flight takes a lot of time and money so getting there will require some worldwide cooperation to get the - it to be a planet-wide approach in order to make it successful just because it is a very expensive endeavor". (more...)
Don't politicise triple talaq issue: Modi Don't politicise triple talaq issue: Modi
- April 30, 2017

He said that discussions were on in this direction, Mr Modi hoped that the issue will be resolved within the Muslim community itself. He spoke on the issue at the BJP's national executive in Odisha's capital Bhubaneswar a few days back, where he stressed that "injustice should not be done to Muslim women". (more...)
Acer unveils news laptops in Aspire and Swift series Acer unveils news laptops in Aspire and Swift series
- April 30, 2017

As for performance , we're not expecting anything mind-blowing, with Acer resorting to Intel's more traditional Pentium and Celeron chipsets. Both these models are announced to be available for purchase in June in North America and EMEA, and in China starting from April itself. (more...)
NewsFix in Space: NASA announces possible life on another planet NewsFix in Space: NASA announces possible life on another planet
- April 30, 2017

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has detected hydrogen in a plume of gas and icy particles spraying from Saturn's moon Enceladus, prompting the question could it be a suitable energy source for microbes to exist in its sub-surface oceans. In a first confirmation of its kind, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has confirmed the possibility of life inhabiting Enceladus, the watery moon of Saturn. (more...)
Apple Launches New Watch With Nike Apple Launches New Watch With Nike
- April 30, 2017

The watch, dubbed Apple Watch Nike Lab, is otherwise exactly like the Nike+ watch. So don't expect this watch to popup at an Apple Store near you. Apple and Nike are expanding their collaborative Apple Watch collection with a new entry: Apple Watch NikeLab . (more...)
Earth dwarfed by Saturn's rings in humbling pic taken from Cassini probe Earth dwarfed by Saturn's rings in humbling pic taken from Cassini probe
- April 30, 2017

It has made many discoveries over its 20-year life. NASA's Cassini spacecraft faces one last perilous adventure around Saturn. The spacecraft is running out of fuel, and will be driven into the atmosphere of Saturn and burnt up on the 15 September 2017. (more...)
Apple releases JavaScript API for playing Live Photos on the web
- April 30, 2017

All the developers need to do in order to attach Live Photos content to a webpage is to embed the LivePhotosKit JavaScript and enable JavaScript strict mode. As the API has been just released by Apple, we might have to wait till it is integrated by developers into their websites. Developers will also gain access to details on how to build app extensions and entire apps using the new Live Photos API . (more...)
Watch List Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI), Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Watch List Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI), Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE)
- April 30, 2017

It has outperformed by 4.75% the S&P500. Among 11 analysts covering Xcel Energy Inc. In an overview of the current analyst recommendations, Buy count is 0 and Overweight is 0 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Underweight are 0 and 0, respectively. (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII trailer confirms setting with stunning gameplay Call of Duty: WWII trailer confirms setting with stunning gameplay
- April 30, 2017

In addition to the game's boots-on-the-ground combat, Multiplayer offers a host of new modes, new maps, and an all-new Nazi Zombies Cooperative mode. Normandy: From inside a Higgins landing boat, your squad will storm Omaha Beach in a visceral audiovisual experience unlike any D-Day landing experienced in a game to date. (more...)
What US, Mexico, Canada Want From Nafta Talks What US, Mexico, Canada Want From Nafta Talks
- April 30, 2017

Softwood lumber was at risk well before the Trump presidency, but is a sign that the USA administration is using the decision as the opening volley in going up against Canada on supply management for dairy, poultry and eggs, while taking a run at our energy sector. (more...)
Analysts Estimates And Ratings Uni-Pixel, Inc. (UNXL)
- April 30, 2017

Analysts reported that the Price Target for Uni-Pixel, Inc. might touch $5.25 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $2.51 and $1 respectively. (UNXL) has a market capitalization of 23.96 Million. They may also be used to assist the trader figure out proper support and resistance levels for the stock. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Wireless Charging Issues Surface After Red Screen Trouble Samsung Galaxy S8 Wireless Charging Issues Surface After Red Screen Trouble
- April 30, 2017

However, other than that, the refurbished Galaxy Note 7 should be the same great phablet that we all loved (albeit for a very short period of time). The phone's battery blasted that had a huge negative impact on the smartphone manufacturer that made them focus heavily on the battery part. (more...)
Storm-related death toll rises to 2 in North Carolina Storm-related death toll rises to 2 in North Carolina
- April 30, 2017

The woman was alone in the auto, which was later found by firefighters. The piedmont region of the state received nearly nine inches of rain, according to state officials, who reported nearly 100 road closures April 24 in eastern North Carolina due to rising water levels and downed trees. (more...)
Martian soil could be pressed into making strong bricks Martian soil could be pressed into making strong bricks
- April 30, 2017

On Earth we typically have to employ some type of adhesive to keep construction materials together. Particles need to be mixed with a particular type of binder to stay solid. Best of all, making them uses a no-bake recipe. Qiao and his colleagues thought there might be a way to simplify the chemical approach. "And it still worked". (more...)
Apple aims to launch money-transfer service, technology Apple aims to launch money-transfer service, technology
- April 30, 2017

In 2015 , the company had talks with banks about it. Many big banks, for example, have easy transfer features like Chase's QuickPay service or Bank of America's mobile money transfer. To pay, users have to hold their phone up to a card reader and press their finger on the Touch ID button in order to confirm their identity. Apple charges banks 0.15 percent of each Apple Pay credit card transaction in the USA, and a tiny sliver of debit card purchases. (more...)
DNA from dirt: Tracing ancient humans found in 'empty' caves DNA from dirt: Tracing ancient humans found in 'empty' caves
- April 30, 2017

They went extinct about 40,000 years ago. In a study published Thursday in the journal Science , a team of researchers revealed it had successfully retrieved DNA of our extinct relatives, the Neandertals, and their Asian cousins, the Denisovans, from archaeological sites that did not contain any visible human remains. (more...)
The Joker gets a makeover in new 'Injustice 2' trailer The Joker gets a makeover in new 'Injustice 2' trailer
- April 30, 2017

But as withered as he looks, he's got all the monstrous vitality and speed you'd expect of a murderous madman. The video game is a fighting game and a follow-up to 2013's Injustice: Gods Among Us , which allows players to choose from a vast library of DC Comics characters and do battle. (more...)