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Sci-tech John McCain: Trump Cares More About 'Toughness' Than American Values
Author: 0 John McCain: Trump Cares More About 'Toughness' Than American Values

He returned to Congress in the fall while undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatments. "They might not be the most colorful politicians in town, but they're usually the ones who get the most done", McCain writes. He recently returned home from the Mayo Clinic after surgery for an intestinal infection related to diverticulitis , according to The Huffington Post.

Sci-tech Zuckerberg talks privacy efforts at Facebook conference
Author: 0 Zuckerberg talks privacy efforts at Facebook conference

A company spokesperson did say it would be following up with the committee to answer any outstanding questions it had after Schroepfer's session. About a week after The Guardian published its story, the company announced that it would be conducting an audit of all third-party app developers that had access to Facebook's developer program before it limited in 2014 the amount of data apps like Kogan's could collect.

Sci-tech Dark Souls Remastered's network test lets you invade someone else's game
Author: 0 Dark Souls Remastered's network test lets you invade someone else's game

The network test will take place within the Undead Parish location and have players summoning co-op partners or invade others' games. The Xbox Games Store listings for European territories did not list a date or time when we checked. Switch owners will get the chance to purchase Dark Souls Remastered later this Summer, and Bandai Namco is planning a second Network Test before the game's launch on Nintendo's newest console.

Sci-tech Vodafone Launches New Prepaid Plans of Rs. 511 & 569
Author: 0 Vodafone Launches New Prepaid Plans of Rs. 511 & 569

The user also get free calling plus 300 SMS. The pack offers unlimited voice calls on local and STD network along with free national roaming. The Rs. 149 plan offered by Jio includes 1.5GB data per day for a validity period of 28 days along with free voice calling and up to 100 SMSes per day.

Sci-tech Hyperloop technology to be applied to on-demand cargo transportation
Author: 0 Hyperloop technology to be applied to on-demand cargo transportation

Virgin Hyperloop One and DP World are launching a new joint venture, DP World Cargospeed , two years after the high-speed transportation technology developer tapped the UAE-based shipping company in a $50mn financing. "We have big aspirations because we have unlimited mindsets and the confidence that we can achieve whatever we set our minds to". Branson became involved in Hyperloop One previous year, investing in it, becoming chairman and renaming it Virgin Hyperloop One .

Sci-tech OnePlus 6 starting price rumored to be around Rs
Author: 0 OnePlus 6 starting price rumored to be around Rs

True Tech blog citing reliable sources has claimed that the upcoming Android flagship OnePlus 6 will be much costlier than any previous OnePlus phones. It is also coming with glass back hinting the device will support wireless charging, which was sorely missed in the nearly flawless predecessor (OnePlus 5T).

Sci-tech 4G voice call outage strikes Telstra network
Author: 0 4G voice call outage strikes Telstra network

For several hours, customers across Australia had been reporting they could not make or receive calls on the 4G network. "We apologise to our customers and we are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible". NSW Police also took to social media to warn locals that the outage may affect those attempting to call Triple Zero (000) or Police Assistance Line (131 444).

Author: 0 Apple Inc. (AAPL) Gains "Purchase" Rating from Longbow Research

The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 7.94%. Lyons Wealth Management Llc increased its stake in Apple Inc ( AAPL ) by 326.71% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. They expect $2.71 earnings per share, up 29.05% or $0.61 from last year's $2.1 per share. AON's profit will be $687.20M for 12.88 P/E if the $2.79 EPS becomes a reality.

Author: 0 Summary of Victoria plc (LON:VCP) Ratings as of April 30, 2018

Panagora Asset Mgmt owns 1.26M shares or 1.39% of their U.S. portfolio. 42,365 were reported by Cibc Financial Bank Usa. 200,000 were reported by California Pub Employees Retirement Systems. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of GLEN in report on Thursday, February 22 with "Outperform" rating. The target price per share suggests a potential downside of -7.10 % from the current stock price of WPP Group PLC (LON:WPP).

Sci-tech IPhone X blamed for Apple's slow growth in smartphone sales
Author: 0 IPhone X blamed for Apple's slow growth in smartphone sales

By expanding this scheme, Apple will attempt to convince investors that business is doing well amid claims that iPhone sales are beginning to decline . In an effort to take the emphasis away from the poor result Apple is expected to announce the executives have come up with a plan to return between $100 billion and $150 billion to shareholders.

Sci-tech WhatsApp's founder Koum to leave amid reports of clashes with Facebook
Author: 0 WhatsApp's founder Koum to leave amid reports of clashes with Facebook

Facebook bought the company in 2014 for $19 billion in cash and stock. The chief executive officer of messaging unit WhatsApp confirmed in a Facebook post Monday afternoon that he was leaving the company. I'm leaving at a time when people are using WhatsApp in more ways than I could have imagined. WhatsApp, a pun on the phrase "What's up?", only stores messages on users' smartphones and not on the company's servers, making the service more private and hard to hack.

Sci-tech Apple Ditching 3D Touch In 2018 Entry-Level iPhone X2
Author: 0 Apple Ditching 3D Touch In 2018 Entry-Level iPhone X2

It is expected that Apple will show just 2 percent growth in smartphone sales compared to a year ago during the first quarter. The iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X are less than a year old but it appears that Apple has plans to provide more options for 2018.

Sci-tech USA and United Kingdom join forces in biggest ever Antarctic field campaign
Author: 0 USA and United Kingdom join forces in biggest ever Antarctic field campaign

Like other glaciers of its kind, Twaites is melting - at an increasingly rapid rate in later years. The Thwaites Glacier is the size of Great Britain. "Rising sea levels are a globally important issue which can not be tackled by one country alone", said UK Science Minister, Sam Gyimah. The Thwaites Glacier part of the West Antarctica Ice Sheet is undergoing accelerated melt along with a number of other glaciers that could see sea levels rise by between 10 and 13 feet.

Sci-tech Lagos High Court convicts Senior Advocate of justice perversion
Author: 0 Lagos High Court convicts Senior Advocate of justice perversion

Nwobike was convicted in 12 out of the 13-count charge. Adebiyi, however, acquitted him of counts one, two, four, six and 18. The SAN allegedly told the EFCC investigator: "The only judicial officer that I had assisted financially is Justice Yunusa of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos".

Sci-tech Apple Could Leave Out 3D Touch Feature For Some of Its iPhones
Author: 0 Apple Could Leave Out 3D Touch Feature For Some of Its iPhones

The 3D Touch feature was one of the biggest additions for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, released back in September 2015. "That lower-priced iPhone X , essentially, should be a successful product". Morgan Stanley recently slashed its forecast for iPhone sales in the June quarter to 34 million, implying a 17 per cent year-on-year decline. Apple is expected to completely ditch Touch ID on its iPhones in 2019.

Sci-tech BlackBerry KEYone Successor Spotted on TENAA, Leaked Images Emerge
Author: 0 BlackBerry KEYone Successor Spotted on TENAA, Leaked Images Emerge

It, therefore, appears that the BlackBerry KEYone successor could be one of the upcoming models by the Canadian company. The rear will be manufactured using plastic material coupled with a rubberised pattern to provide adequate grip. The KEYOne also comes with BlackBerry's suite of software and functionality, including preloaded apps like Hub, DTEK and the Blackberry launcher.

Sci-tech Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: Iran lied about nuclear program
Author: 0 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: Iran lied about nuclear program

The talks that lead to the 2015 deal, concluded by the US, France, Germany, Russia, China, the United Kingdom and European Union, were designed specifically to prevent Iran from starting up work again. "Americans are trying to provoke Saudi Arabia against Tehran ", Khamenei said. The day before, Syria got rocked by a massive missile attack that appeared to ignite a munitons depot hard enough to register as a 2.6 magnitude natural disaster and reportedly killed dozens of Iranians, - and ...

Sci-tech Twitter too sold data to Cambridge Analytica researcher
Author: 0 Twitter too sold data to Cambridge Analytica researcher

Twitter's API platform provides broad access to "public Twitter data that users have chosen to share with the world", Rob Johnson, senior director of Product Management at Twitter, recently said in a post outlining Twitter API policy. In reality, that data was being given to Cambridge Analytica. The company also said that GSR tapped only a "random sample of public tweets" for one night.

Sci-tech Shadow of the Tomb Raider Ultimate Edition costs $200
Author: 0 Shadow of the Tomb Raider Ultimate Edition costs $200

There are also multiple special editions: Digital Deluxe, Croft, and Ultimate and anyone who pre-orders these gets access to the game three days before launch. The studio boasts outstanding experience working on past hit Square Enix titles such as Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, Rise of the Tomb Raider , Deus Ex: Mankind Divided and many others.

Sci-tech IPhone X inspired Nokia X expected to launch on May 16
Author: 0 IPhone X inspired Nokia X expected to launch on May 16

The Nokia 7 Plus comes with a bigger 6-inch Full HD+ display with Octa-core Snapdragon 660 chipset coupled with 4 GB of RAM and Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. The Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco come with several launch offers including additional data, complimentary accidental damage insurance, exchange offers and more.

Sci-tech Nokia 7 Plus offers
Author: 0 Nokia 7 Plus offers

Here are details on price, launch offers, etc. There is also the option of No Cost EMI on HDFC Bank debit cards as well as other major credit cards. It is powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB RAM . There is a fingerprint sensor below the rear camera with which the phone can be unlocked.

Sci-tech New Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer drops Wednesday - and art book leaks
Author: 0 New Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer drops Wednesday - and art book leaks

Amazon accidentally leaked some early details about an art book being released for Red Dead Redemption 2 later this year. The trailer will be available on the Rockstar Games website , as well as the Rockstar Games YouTube channel . Well, we've got a couple of tantalizing pieces of news relating to Rockstar's much-anticipated much-delayed western sequel to what is arguably one of the greatest games of all time.

Sci-tech Here are the new features
Author: 0 Here are the new features

To this end, Windows 10 users will get access to Apple Music courtesy of the iTunes app, with the ability to listen to millions of songs on the Apple Music streaming service, including their own music libraries whether they're online or offline - all ad-free.

Sci-tech Bezos' Blue Origin launches its 1st space mission of 2018
Author: 0 Bezos' Blue Origin launches its 1st space mission of 2018

This is New Shepard's eighth test flight so far and Blue Origin's first rocket launch of the year. "We want to make sure it's completely safe for our passengers", Smith said . We have to give Blue Origin the upper hand in sending a rocket to the edge of space and landing it back on Earth in one piece. The prize for the booster's survival was a well-earned retirement from test operations and a tour of Blue Origin events around the United States.

Sci-tech NASA cancels sending of a new lunar probe
Author: 0 NASA cancels sending of a new lunar probe

The rover, called the Resource Prospector , was created to pull valuable compounds like water and oxygen from within the Moon's rock. As part of its Resource Prospector mission , NASA was developing a lunar rover that would search one of the moon's poles for compounds essential to human life, such as hydrogen, oxygen, and water .

Sci-tech Australia announces record investment in Great Barrier Reef
Author: 0 Australia announces record investment in Great Barrier Reef

He said the funding represented the single largest investment for reef conservation and management in Australia's history. The Australian government will allocate $500 million to protect the Great Barrier Reef from climate change and reduce pollution, local media reported Sunday.

Sci-tech Govt sends second set of notices to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica
Author: 0 Govt sends second set of notices to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica

Schroepfer said it was clear Facebook had not done enough to ensure its tools could "potentially being used for harm" or take a broad enough view of its responsibility. Zuckerberg, in Wednesday's call, said he couldn't be sure. Facebook shares jumped 6.7pc in pre-trading on Wall St on the back of the strong results.

Sci-tech Cubs 3B Bryant out of starting lineup for 3rd straight game
Author: 0 Cubs 3B Bryant out of starting lineup for 3rd straight game

Milwaukee only managed four hits in the game. Pedro Strop entered and limited the damage, getting Jesus Aguilar to fly out to end the inning and keep the game tied. Thursday's 1-0 win over the Brewers marked the third consecutive game Bryant has missed. "In weather like this, there are no runs out there", Brewers manager Craig Counsell said.

Sci-tech What is Arbor Day and why do we celebrate it?
Author: 0 What is Arbor Day and why do we celebrate it?

Oneonta recently received more than $142,000 in state grant money for its tree programs, city officials said. Learn how to properly prune a tree with landscaping professionals, understand more about the pests that threaten our tree populations locally and what you can do to prevent it.

Sci-tech A national memorial confronts the terror of lynching
Author: 0 A national memorial confronts the terror of lynching

A memorial to recognise thousands of African Americans who were lynched to death has opened in Alabama. About 800 six-foot steel monuments hang in the new National Memorial for Peace and Justice . "It's people in distress", Stevenson says. "I'm not interested in talking about America's history because I want to punish America", Stevenson said.

Author: 0 Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc

The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.04. The short interest to Twenty-first Century Fox Inc - Class A's float is 1.17%. (NASDAQ:JCOM). Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt Systems has 7,071 shares. Drw Secs Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.02% in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .

Sci-tech Gionee S11 Lite and F205 Smartphones Launched in India
Author: 0 Gionee S11 Lite and F205 Smartphones Launched in India

It has dual camera setup on its back side. The smartphone Lite runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with company's Amigo OS 5.0 running on top of it. Gionee is shipping the phone with Android Nougat out of the box with no news of an update yet. Gionee also seems to have compromised the battery capacity in order to make the F205 slimmer. It is a dual sim device with dual standby support. Moving on to the front, the device houses a 5.45-inch Full View display that has an aspect ratio of 18:9.