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Hi-Tech US Stocks Open Flat on Ongoing Government Shutdown
Author: 0 US Stocks Open Flat on Ongoing Government Shutdown

Senate Republicans and Democrats voted to approve a temporary funding bill, the BBC reported. "The market has blinders on", said Kristina Hooper, chief global market strategist at Invesco. In the quarter, the company recorded a loss of US$825mln, or a loss of 94 U.S. cents per share, a sharply wider loss from the US$153mln, or a loss of 17 USA cents per share, posted a year ago.

Hi-Tech Environment Canada says dense fog may cause 'near zero visibility'
Author: 0 Environment Canada says dense fog may cause 'near zero visibility'

The thick fog may be lifting, but a flood advisory is in effect through the morning rush hour Monday, according to the National Weather Service in Chicago. Environment Canada is advising that, should visibility be reduced while driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance. Travel may be challenging due to low visibility.

Hi-Tech How Vasant Panchami brings positivity and cheer for celebs
Author: 0 How Vasant Panchami brings positivity and cheer for celebs

Minister of Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal tweeted, "With spring in the air and fresh blooms in the fields, may the festival of Basant Panchami bring vigour and vitality in your life". The event of kite flying in Basant Panchami is filled with a lot of enthusiasm and thrill. Have a Blessed Vasant Panchami! To perform the puja , take a bath early in the morning by adding Gangajal to your bathing water.

Hi-Tech Korean delegation checks venues for performances in Seoul
Author: 0 Korean delegation checks venues for performances in Seoul

Hyon saw the activists but did not react. A member of the popular all-girl group Moranbong, Hyon was once the subject of unsubstantiated rumors that she dated Kim Jong Un. On the other hand, Chung also said she felt sorry for the women's ice hockey team because some members will not have a chance to play any matches in what could be their first and last Olympics, with the IOC's recent approval of a unified team.

Hi-Tech South Korea to require crypto exchanges to share user data with lenders
Author: 0 South Korea to require crypto exchanges to share user data with lenders

Despite a boom in cryptocurrency transactions, the exchanges go largely unregulated in South Korea as they are not recognized as financial products, with the country having no rules for protecting virtual currency investors. Some policymakers reiterated on January 18 that the government was considering shutting down all domestic virtual-currency exchanges. The news followed an announcement in late December the South Korean government is, and requiring users to use their real names.

Hi-Tech Waymo to Bring Autonomous Cars to Atlanta
Author: 0 Waymo to Bring Autonomous Cars to Atlanta

Waymo is already testing vehicles with riders on public roads in Chandler, Ariz., and has also been operating riderless tests in California , Washington, Texas and MI. Just over a week after news of Waymo returning to San Francisco to train its autonomous fleet, the Alphabet division has announced a new city. Atlanta is the 25th city in which Waymo is testing, following Detroit and San Francisco.

Author: 0 NVDA) — NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ

Legal & General Group Plc now owns 2,867,090 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock worth $512,549,000 after purchasing an additional 78,943 shares in the last quarter. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 22 by M Partners. Vetr raised NVIDIA from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $196.86 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th.

Hi-Tech N. Korean Officials Wrap up 2-Day Visit after Inspecting Performance Venues
Author: 0 N. Korean Officials Wrap up 2-Day Visit after Inspecting Performance Venues

Bach is flanked by North Korean Sports Minister and Olympic Committee President Kim Il-guk (left), and South Korean Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jong-hwan. However, the South's main conservative opposition party complained that "the Moon government is offering gracious hospitality to a North Korean army colonel as if she's a queen".

Hi-Tech Huge Overwatch Update Bringing New Map, Skins, and More Tomorrow
Author: 0 Huge Overwatch Update Bringing New Map, Skins, and More Tomorrow

The new cosmetic update will allow Blizzard to expand the line-up of hero skins as well as adding new emotes and sprays. Blizzard took to social media on Wednesday to tease fans with the new Pharah Legendary Skin, as they also announce new reveals coming every day until the content pack launches.

Hi-Tech Area poison centers taking more calls following Tide Pod Challenge
Author: 0 Area poison centers taking more calls following Tide Pod Challenge

The latest teen fad includes young people recording themselves biting into detergent pods and then posting videos of it online. "They should not be played with", the Tide manufacturer said in a statement to CBS. The pods are highly concentrated and poisonous, things can get really bad if the detergent gets aspirated down into your lungs. Swallowing even a small amount of the highly-concentrated detergent found in pods can cause diarrhea and vomiting.

Hi-Tech Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor is now official
Author: 0 Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor is now official

Today, Vivo has officially confirmed that the Vivo X20 Plus in-screen fingerprint variant will be unveiled to the world on January 24. Now, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has officially confirmed that it will unveil the Vivo X20 Plus UD with an under-display fingerprint scanner on 24th January.

Hi-Tech Nvidia requests retailers to focus GeForce sales on gamers
Author: 0 Nvidia requests retailers to focus GeForce sales on gamers

Miners are only earning a handful of dollars each day per card, but there's always that hope that the price of [your chosen cryptocurrency] is going to skyrocket and make you an instant multimillionaire. For example, Overclockers has Asus' take on the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti priced at £929, a few quid more than on Asus' own online store. Back in June a year ago we saw the first Mining Edition graphics cards released by the likes of Asus and MSI.

Hi-Tech Mobile tops OpenSignal network tests as AT&T launches new range extender
Author: 0 Mobile tops OpenSignal network tests as AT&T launches new range extender

During this period, OpenSignal looked at 5.9 billion tests taken on 237,213 mobile devices across the U.S. This still leaves a big gap between the other three, which have download speeds ranging between 13.2 and 19.4 Mbps on average. Power for the industry . According to the latest report, both Verizon and AT&T have stopped the declining performance on their networks that were attributed to the return of unlimited data plans.

Hi-Tech Microsoft announces Windows 10 PCs starting at $189
Author: 0 Microsoft announces Windows 10 PCs starting at $189

Microsoft officials have argued that their devices and platforms offer students and teachers a richer, more varied experience than Chromebooks can. Affordability is the top priority for many schools. Microsoft has agreed new partnerships with Lego Education, the BBC, PBS, NASA and Pearson, which will release six " mixed reality " applications for health, history, chemistry and maths.

Hi-Tech You will soon be able to buy audiobooks on Google Play
Author: 0 You will soon be able to buy audiobooks on Google Play

The Audiobooks advertising banner on Play Store itself looks very reasonable to assume that the Audiobooks on Play Store will be the reality soon. Now, though, it appears audiobooks are being added to that list. All the reports suggest that, the giant will soon come up with this dedicated Audiobooks section on the Play Store sometime this quarter. Fans will be hoping that a dedicated section of the audiobooks would provide them with more options and variety to choose from.

Hi-Tech Google Arts and Culture selfie feature is now available in India
Author: 0 Google Arts and Culture selfie feature is now available in India

Many people are having fun with the app, which takes the person's face, finds a comparable work of art and gives a percentage on how closely they match. The app basically looks for properties such as - beards, glasses, and few others to select relevant portraits from its database. Ever since Android operating system was launched, every tech company tries to bring new and useful mobile applications to cater the various needs of the users.

Author: 0 Sony Licenses PlayStation Characters for Amiibo-Like Figures

Kratos, Crash Bandicoot , Sackboy, Heihachi, Parappa the Rapper , Hunter, and a Wipeout ship are now available for preorder, priced at $9.99 each. US retailer GameStop , as well as GAME Spain , have listed a selection of new figurines for pre-order. In addition, the small base where the Totaku are supported is in the shape of a cross and can be joined to the other by interlocking, forming fun scenarios with your favorite video games characters.

Hi-Tech Apple is being probed by South Korea over iPhone performance throttling
Author: 0 Apple is being probed by South Korea over iPhone performance throttling

However, Sinolink Securities analyst Zhang Bin claimed shipments could be as low as 35 million during the first quarter of this year - which is about 10 million lower than older estimations. The 5.8-inch (14.8 cm) edge-to-edge display and associated parts cost $65.50, compared with $36 for the iPhone 8's 4.7-inch display, the analysis found.

Hi-Tech Dixons Carphone posts strong trading update for Christmas period
Author: 0 Dixons Carphone posts strong trading update for Christmas period

The UK's largest electricals and mobile phone retailer reported a 6 percent rise in underlying revenue in the 10 weeks to January 6, its fiscal third quarter. Its Greek and Nordic markets were the stars of its Christmas trading update, recording a significant like-for-like revenue increases of 23 per cent and 11 per cent respectively.

Hi-Tech Is Nokia creating the best smartphone with 5 cameras?
Author: 0 Is Nokia creating the best smartphone with 5 cameras?

Nokia 7 and Nokia 6 (2018 ) are both mid-range smartphones that were launched in China just a few months from each other. Not much is known about the penta lens Nokia mobile yet. However, a source close to Foxconn has revealed that the smartphone may be unveiled by the end of 2018, only if Foxconn finds a solution to mass produce it.

Hi-Tech Spence retains IBF welterweight title with TKO of Peterson
Author: 0 Spence retains IBF welterweight title with TKO of Peterson

It was a Spence house, and they saw him brutalize Peterson , a highly regarded former two-division world titleholder. Peterson's corner called the fight off at the end of the 7th round with the veteran's eye badly swollen. So I had to stop it. The Texas native lead 70-62 on all three cards at the time of the stoppage. In the 3rd round, Peterson finally got into the fight a little bit.

Hi-Tech Run ONGC to buy government stake in HPCL for Rs 36915 crore
Author: 0 Run ONGC to buy government stake in HPCL for Rs 36915 crore

The price it is paying is 14 per cent higher than Friday's closing price of HPCL and over 10 per cent of the 60 -day weighted average of the scrip. This is will be a record as after 2009, this will be the first time that the government will be surpassing its disinvestment target.

Hi-Tech North Korean Athletes Will Compete at Winter Olympics
Author: 0 North Korean Athletes Will Compete at Winter Olympics

The head of a hugely popular North Korean girl band crossed the heavily fortified border into South Korea on Sunday as part of an official delegation, triggering a media frenzy as she checked potential venues for performances during next month's Winter Olympics .

Hi-Tech 'Overwatch' pro player suspended for homophobic slur
Author: 0 'Overwatch' pro player suspended for homophobic slur

The ruling comes from the Overwatch League team in the aftermath of derogatory remarks made by xQc against Houston Outlaws player Austin "Muma" Wilmot, for which he was accused by many of being homophobic. The original suspension was for four games, but Dallas Fuel followed it up with one of their own. Not even a week into its first season, the Overwatch League already has its first controversy and its first suspension.

Hi-Tech Facebook will list sources according to their reliability
Author: 0 Facebook will list sources according to their reliability

Meanwhile, British lawmakers probing possible Russian interference in the Brexit referendum revealed this week that Facebook agreed to broaden its own investigation into fake news around the vote, after the social media platform's initial efforts drew criticism.

Author: 0 Women's March in Washington against Trump administration

In Leonia, N.J., rallygoers included Kristy Bortnik, who became a citizen shortly before the 2016 election and was able to vote then for the first time. Desperate Housewives actress Eva Longoria criticised the "sexist, racist rhetoric" coming out of the White House as she urged protesters to seize the momentum to fight for equality.

Hi-Tech Amazon Delays Opening of Cashierless Store to Work Out Kinks
Author: 0 Amazon Delays Opening of Cashierless Store to Work Out Kinks

If a shopper puts an item back on the shelf, Amazon removes it from his or her virtual cart. Then you just walk out. It's being described as a high-tech 7-Eleven : customers will have to use an app to enter the store by turnstile, but they can immediately leave after getting the items they need since their Amazon accounts are charged automatically.

Hi-Tech Apple to pay $38 billion in foreign cash taxes
Author: 0 Apple to pay $38 billion in foreign cash taxes

According to provisions in the new tax law, companies are required to pay a one-time tax on foreign-held income-regardless of whether they choose to bring that money back to the United States or not. Economy. Assuming Apple hasn't chosen a location, it would likely benefit from following close on the heels of Amazon's hunt, said site selection expert Steve Weitzner, principal at Cleveland-based Silverlode Consulting.