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Sci-tech SanDisk Launches 'World's Fastest' 400GB MicroSD Card
Author: 0 SanDisk Launches 'World's Fastest' 400GB MicroSD Card

At Mobile World Congress , Fira Gran Via Exhibition Center in Barcelona, Spain, Hall 3, stand number 3K33, Western Digital is demonstrating the world's fastest UHS-I microSD card and PCIe-enabled flash memory card technology, as well as its new Western Digital PC SN720 and PC SN520 SSDs designed for responsive, always-connected user experiences on converged mobility devices.

Sci-tech The Weinstein Company Will File For Bankruptcy
Author: 0 The Weinstein Company Will File For Bankruptcy

Talks with Contreras-Sweet's consortium had ground to a halt earlier in February after the NY attorney general's officer filed a civil rights suit against the Weinstein Company and its co-founders, Harvey and Bob Weinstein. On February 11th, NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman sued the company and its founders, the Weinstein brothers, accusing them of "vicious and exploitative mistreatment of company employees".

Sci-tech Mercedes-Benz S 350d and S 450 launched in India
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz S 350d and S 450 launched in India

The S-Class remains the global benchmark in safety as well, with the radar-based assists and a suite of driver aids that help you harness all the performance and luxury motoring uninhibited. Performance wise, the petrol definitely has the upper hand with a 0-100km/h time of 5.1 seconds as against the diesel variant's leisurely time of 6 seconds.

Sci-tech Public Knowledge Urges Americans to Demand Congress Restore FCC Net Neutrality Rules
Author: 0 Public Knowledge Urges Americans to Demand Congress Restore FCC Net Neutrality Rules

The Congressional Review Act allows Congress to overrule an agency, with a majority vote , within 60 days of their submission to the Federal Register . That leaves them just one vote shy of passage. The Internet Association, a lobbying group that counts Google , Facebook , Amazon, and dozens of other major tech firms as members, has also vowed to intervene in the lawsuit in support of net neutrality rules.

Sci-tech Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski is expected to play in 2018
Author: 0 Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski is expected to play in 2018

It had been reported that Gronkowski was considering a switch to the WWE or Hollywood . But, of course, these are just rumours and it's highly likely that Gronkowski will return to the National Football League next season, although his recent social media activity will have Patriots fans anxious.

Sci-tech Fitbit (FIT) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.33
Author: 0 Fitbit (FIT) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.33

Also, new features and services, increased brand awareness, expanded global distribution and presence in the corporate wellness market will continue to be the growth drivers in our view. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 60,000 shares of company stock valued at $357,750. Currently Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT)'s shares owned by insiders are 0.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 67.9%.

Sci-tech Walt Disney Co (DIS) Could Find Itself In Bidding War For Fox
Author: 0 Walt Disney Co (DIS) Could Find Itself In Bidding War For Fox

Moffett adds that it could get even worse if Comcast made a decision to bid for the Fox U.S. assets that Disney is acquiring. Mr Murdoch, at an analyst briefing about the companies' consolidation, said if "anything goes wrong [with the Sky takeover] the existing shares would go to Disney ".

Sci-tech AT&T loses years-long quest to cripple FTC authority over telecoms
Author: 0 AT&T loses years-long quest to cripple FTC authority over telecoms

It is now legally clear that the FTC does have authority over the mobile branches of multi-faceted companies like AT&T and Verizon . Today's ninth circuit decision [PDF] left no room for misinterpretation. In a statement to Reuters , AT&T spokesperson said, "Today's decision on jurisdiction does not address the merits of the case". The companies argued to the 9th Circuit that Internet service providers like themselves should be subject to the FTC's authority.

Sci-tech Fortnite Hunting Rifle Coming This Week, Replaces Delayed Fortnite Jetpack
Author: 0 Fortnite Hunting Rifle Coming This Week, Replaces Delayed Fortnite Jetpack

Given recent delays and schedule adjustments, a tentative release date for that patch would be February 28 or March 1. While it does come as a surprise to see something like the Battle Royale Genre stand the true test of time like this, will constant innovation be the reason the game continues to succeed or can it succeed by just sticking to its guns? We don't know much about the 3.1.0 update beyond what's been teased in the latest Save The World development pipeline.

Sci-tech IPhone 11 Rumors: Largest iPhone Ever, Cheaper Model In The Works
Author: 0 IPhone 11 Rumors: Largest iPhone Ever, Cheaper Model In The Works

The iPhone X Plus may also have a dual-SIM option, a feature popular in Asia where the phablet-style phone would hope to sell well. "We saw that with the iPhone 6 , and we think this is setting up to be a similar step up in growth". Bloomberg is also claiming that there will be a gold option to appeal to Asian consumers. Apple has also embraced the used iPhone market as a way to expand its share of smartphone users.

Sci-tech Sony unveils entertainment-focused Xperia handsets
Author: 0 Sony unveils entertainment-focused Xperia handsets

You always felt like Sony had the potential to do something impressive, but year after year fans of the brand were left wanting. Partly due to bad Android customisation and outdated design. The handsets ditch the 3.5mm audio jack and have moved the fingerprint scanner to the rear panel. There is also an IP68 water-resistance and dual front-facing speakers as well.

Sci-tech 5 things you need to know about Hearthstone's Year of the Raven
Author: 0 5 things you need to know about Hearthstone's Year of the Raven

And the last card - and for many players the most exciting - is Molten Giant , which will not only be going into the Wild format, but will be reverting back to its original mana cost (20 instead of 25). If you own any of these cards, you'll get a full dust reward as if you'd disenchanted them - which can result in some free dust if you manage to craft them beforehand and dismantle them after, as this guide explains.

Sci-tech Google Clips Camera available for $249 in the US
Author: 0 Google Clips Camera available for $249 in the US

For those who don't remember, the camera was created to constantly take pictures and capture videos when its AI notices something is happening so you don't need to have a camera or a phone with you at all times . The camera is powered by AI, so it learns as you use it. That would presumably have sapped the 3-4 hours of active battery life even more. You can extract a single frame from them as a regular image, or alternatively trim them down.

Sci-tech Emerald Advisers Inc. PA Takes $216000 Position in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)
Author: 0 Emerald Advisers Inc. PA Takes $216000 Position in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. Whale Rock Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in NVIDIA in the 3rd quarter valued at about $93,171,000. Rockland Trust Communication has invested 0.05% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). It also upped Vaneck Vectors Etf Tr stake by 31,563 shares and now owns 93,052 shares.

Sci-tech This phone's camera pops up to take your selfie -- for reals
Author: 0 This phone's camera pops up to take your selfie -- for reals

The smartphone is a first to feature a bezel-less design in a true sense. Vivo was the world's first company to have demonstrated an in-display fingerprint scanner in a smartphone, but little did we know about the company's intentions to up the game in less than two months.

Sci-tech Samsung unveils Galaxy S9 and S9
Author: 0 Samsung unveils Galaxy S9 and S9

Otherwise, both the S9 and S9+ are almost identical to the S8 and S8+ in design . All the buttons are almost in the same place, including that unfortunate Bixby button, except for the fingerprint sensor which now rests below the camera in a much more accessible position.

Sci-tech HMD unveils first Android One smartphones under Nokia brand
Author: 0 HMD unveils first Android One smartphones under Nokia brand

Perhaps the public should wait for HMD Global's presentation at the MWC 2018 next week to know about the latest Nokia flagships coming this year. HMD Global has priced the phone at €279 (~$343/₹22,197) and will retail from April with three color options.

Sci-tech Samsung Galaxy S9 Now Also Leaking Through Instagram Stories
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 Now Also Leaking Through Instagram Stories

We're also certain that we're going to see two cameras on the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus , with just a single sensor on the smaller version. Interestingly however, Samsung is promoting the business capabilities of the Galaxy S9, touting its new Knox security, as well as Android Enterprise Edition, with improved dual screen multitasking.

Sci-tech LG take the wraps off their updated flagship, the V30S ThinQ
Author: 0 LG take the wraps off their updated flagship, the V30S ThinQ

Similarly, the extra RAM should make a small difference in performance, especially when multitasking, but it probably won't offer any considerable improvement over the existing V30. Talking about the Bright Mode , the LG V30S ThinQ smartphones can capture better photos in low light mode. It uses algorithms to brighten an image ( Bright Mode ) by a factor of two instead of just measuring the ambient as most smartphones do.

Sci-tech Samsung Galaxy S9: What to expect from Unpacked 2018
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9: What to expect from Unpacked 2018

Still is a bold pricing strategy for Samsung considering Apple's iPhone X has had little success with its $1000 pricing. Other major tech manufacturers are looking to get in on the action. But it seems like Samsung is not yet prepared yet to make this sacrifice. When do Samsung Galaxy S9 pre-orders begin? The two phones will run Android 8.0 Oreo with the Samsung Experience UI 9.0.

Author: 0 Heritage Wealth Advisors Increases Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Investors of record on Thursday, February 15th will be issued a $0.42 dividend. The rating was maintained by FBN Securities with "Outperform" on Wednesday, July 20. for 383,468 shares. Woodley Farra Manion Mgmt Incorporated invested in 502,899 shares or 4.34% of the stock. It is flat, as 25 investors sold TCO shares while 61 reduced holdings.

Sci-tech Alcatel 1X is the first Android Go smartphone
Author: 0 Alcatel 1X is the first Android Go smartphone

The 5 and 3V are "now" available in "select markets" , with the 3 and 3X due out next month, and the Android Oreo (Go edition)-powered 1X scheduled for an April commercial rollout. The back camera has a 13 MP sensor and comes with extra features like HDR, panorama, and face recognition. Along with an 8-megapixel rear camera, a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, Face Key support, a 2,460 mAh battery, and Android 8.1 (Oreo).

Sci-tech How to watch the Samsung Galaxy S9 launch event
Author: 0 How to watch the Samsung Galaxy S9 launch event

We'll be there to witness it and get some early hands-on action with the handset. Last year, Nokia announced an updated version of the 3310 - a phone first released in 2000 - among its range of new devices. Here's a look at some of the things we know are coming to the show next week. "Reimagined" Samsung runs through the key changes over the Galaxy S8 and S8+, and honestly you'll need to be looking closely in order to spot the difference.

Sci-tech Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Price Leak Suggests EUR 1000 Price Tag
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Price Leak Suggests EUR 1000 Price Tag

Most adults surveyed preferred Samsung's Galaxy S8 as a holiday gift instead of the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, or X. Sony always comes to MWC with new phones in tow, and this year will be no exception. "With the S9 launch just around the corner, consumers looking to upgrade to the S9 can get more money for their old device now rather than after".

Author: 0 'Exceptionally cold' weather forecast for next week

Next week's snow warnings have been extended to cover most of the south coast, including Brighton and Hove - and there is also the possibility of thundersnow on Wednesday. Temperatures will be below freezing by day and night with a strengthening easterly wind developing through the week. "Whilst a major widespread snow event is now not expected, some parts of Southeast England could have the first significant spell of snow so far this winter during next week", he said.

Sci-tech Canadian man acquitted in killing of 15-year-old indigenous girl
Author: 0 Canadian man acquitted in killing of 15-year-old indigenous girl

That case has sparked calls for reforms of Canada's justice system. Fontaine was in the care of social services and was staying at a Winnipeg hotel hotel when she disappeared. Jurors heard the recordings during the trial and were invited to follow along on a transcript but that transcript can not be used as evidence. What happened there really f-king it's not right.

Sci-tech Russians Charged With Interfering in the 2016 Election
Author: 0 Russians Charged With Interfering in the 2016 Election

The Trump administration is considering new sanctions against Russian Federation in response to election meddling and a devastating cyberattack previous year, senior US officials said on February 21, pushing back against criticism that it has been slow to act.

Sci-tech United Kingdom warns of Islamic State attacks in South Africa
Author: 0 United Kingdom warns of Islamic State attacks in South Africa

Police have not identified the couple, who live in Cape Town. The South African government has asked Britain to remove from its travel advice to its citizens any suggestions that the recent kidnapping of two South African-British dual nationals in KZN is linked to terrorism.

Sci-tech Microsoft and Xiaomi expand cooperation on AI, cloud support, hardware
Author: 0 Microsoft and Xiaomi expand cooperation on AI, cloud support, hardware

AI Service Collaboration: The two companies "intend to explore multiple cooperative projects based on a broad range of Microsoft AI technologies, such as Computer Vision, Speech, Natural Language Processing, Text Input, Conversational AI, Knowledge Graph and Search, as well as related Microsoft AI products and services, such as Bing, Edge , Cortana , XiaoIce, SwiftKey, Translator, Pix, Cognitive Services and Skype".

Sci-tech Warcraft 3 Invitational & PTR Patch Notes
Author: 0 Warcraft 3 Invitational & PTR Patch Notes

Blizzard has just pushed a big new patch to Warcraft 3 , and with it the evidence a remaster might be on the way keeps mounting. There's also updates to the team colors in what's described as an "ongoing effort" and changes to the world editor.

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