Sci-tech

by | November 25, 2017 | 03:01

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Tanaka Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Corcept Therapeutics (CORT) by 62.65% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Its up 0.06, from 1.09 in 2017Q1. It worsened, as 72 investors sold AMGN shares while 463 reduced holdings. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company.

by | November 25, 2017 | 04:34

Capital Investment Services Of America Inc decreased Adobe Systems Inc ( ADBE ) stake by 4.8% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. KeyBanc Capital Markets upped the price target of Adobe Systems (NDAQ: ADBE ) to $216.00 indicating a possible upside of 0.18%.

by | November 25, 2017 | 03:03

Mott had been the subject of a missing child alert issued by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Police are looking for a missing woman and teenager, who are believed to be endangered, investigators said Wednesday night. About 9 p.m., Jacksonville and beach police blocked off Seagate Avenue, between Third and Fourth streets, near Fletcher Middle School and the Jacksonville Beach line (for those familiar with the area).

by | November 25, 2017 | 02:28

The graduate student was on the Galapagos island called Daphne Major when he noticed the bird. This lineage has been determined to be a new species . Researchers found that evolution of the new species developed in just two generations. Now, researchers have discovered how quickly they can evolve into a new species: with the help of an outside bird, a new species can develop in as little as two generations.

by | November 24, 2017 | 19:48

Black Friday 2017 is here and the lots and lots of fantastic deals are already flooding in. Over the past few days, I've been hunting for the best video games deals I could find ( to follow up on my best consoles deals post ), and discovered that some of my favorite games of 2017 are on sale at steep discounts for Black Friday , Cyber Monday and so on.

by | November 24, 2017 | 20:28

Actually, it was more about Google saying that the way YouTube works on the device violates its terms of service and thus, creates a "broken user experience". It's Black Friday today (November 24th) - and for many that means a brand new Amazon Echo . You can still ask Alexa to search for specific videos or topical videos on YouTube and it will give you results like before, in thumbnails and titles arranged horizontally so you can swipe through them.

by | November 24, 2017 | 18:09

A fresh report claims that Apple is preparing to launch the iPhone SE's successor in early 2018. That smartphone has been selling extremely well globally and will put pressure on South Korean-native firms Samsung and LG. Kay previously wrote, "The Korea Fair Trade Commission has pretty much run amok in recent years, slapping spurious charges on foreign companies". So you will get the new iPhone SE 2 initially from Indian market and the company will make the same device available to other ...

by | November 24, 2017 | 16:22

Image credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / Space Science Institute. "It was all too easy to get used to receiving new images from the Saturn system on a daily basis, seeing new sights, watching things change", Elizabeth Turtle, Cassini scientist, said in a statement .

by | November 24, 2017 | 16:22

As Thanksgiving draws near, retailers begin dropping hints about their Black Friday promotions. A recent Deloitte survey found that shoppers planned on making 51% of their holiday purchases online and 42% in stores. Some retailers, including H&M, Ikea, and Marshalls, have taken a stand against operating on Thanksgiving. Much like every other company out there, all have been announcing their Black Friday deals.

by | November 24, 2017 | 15:09

Dolly died on February 14, 2003, aged six. Examination of these animals, known as the "Nottingham Dollies", suggested these particular clones aged normally, and that Dolly must've been some kind of anomaly. However, the only formal record of OA in the original Dolly was a brief mention in a conference abstract which reported that Dolly had OA of the left knee.

by | November 24, 2017 | 11:41

Pistorius was originally convicted of culpable homicide - the equivalent of manslaughter - but the appeal court upgraded his conviction. Camera IconOscar Pistorius reacts in the Pretoria High Court on September 11, 2014, in Pretoria, South Africa.

by | November 24, 2017 | 03:32

The handset launched in the United States first and also landed in the United Kingdom recently. However, regardless of these solid specifications, the latest Razer phone has one shortcoming, and that is its camera performance. The future software update for the camera app will also bring the insta-zoom feature, which will enable users to switch to optical zoom with the help of telephoto lens in a jiffy.

by | November 23, 2017 | 20:21

If you're down in the dumps over the progressively depressing state of online multiplayer games and their monetisation, you might just need a break from other people online and a great single-player adventure to sink your teeth into. The New Colossus players fight the Nazis in iconic locations such as small-town Roswell, New Mexico, the flooded streets of New Orleans, and a post-nuclear Manhattan.

by | November 23, 2017 | 19:07

Up to this point, only the White Ceramic Edition was available. The device is designed by Philippe Starck and will have Starck's signature inscribed on the back. And now, a leaked prototype image has surfaced that shows alleged design of the Mi Mix 3. The front of the phone features a 5MP sensor that supports face recognition, Bear in mind though, the selfie camera has a rather unconventional placement and is placed at the bottom bezel and not next to the earpiece on top.

by | November 23, 2017 | 18:40

The sub was originally scheduled to arrive Monday at the Mar del Plata Navy Base, about 250 miles (400 kilometers) southeast of Buenos Aires. The submarine was traveling in the South Atlantic with a crew of 44 and last transmitted a signal on November 15.

by | November 23, 2017 | 18:36

Volvo's global SUV line-up is now nicely rounded out, with the XC60 medium SUV and XC90 large SUV already on the market. We can expect the Volvo XC40 in Australia a little later in the year. The XC40 will ride on Volvo's new modular small auto platform, dubbed Compact Modular Architecture (CMA), which will also support all upcoming 40-series cars.

by | November 23, 2017 | 19:51

Meanwhile, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said today that a call on on allowing the screening of film " Padmavati " in the state will be taken only after a decision of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh governments have already put a ban on the release of the film. From the sets being vandalised to the director being slapped by a member of Karni Sena, the film had faced many hurdles.

by | November 23, 2017 | 18:20

The Earth's surface is almost ten per cent brighter than it was four years as artificial light is turned up and introduced to new areas. The increase of artificial light is produced nearly everywhere on the globe, with regions of low informed previously where the luminescence is significantly more important, leading Christopher Kyba, a researcher at the Centre GFZ research of geophysics at Potsdam in Germany, the main author.

by | November 23, 2017 | 17:00

Now news has spread that the company has been disbanded, though its employees are not best pleased with how the situation has been handled. KitGuru Says: Marvel Heroes was actually a pretty fun game, but it seems that for whatever reason, the studio just couldn't stay afloat.

by | November 23, 2017 | 16:50

This seems to be the same device Xiaomi India Head, Manu Kumar Jain tweeted about recently. "Aa raha hai #DeshKaSmartphone " The hashtag has sparked speculation this will be a budget smartphone or a feature phone with some smart features.

by | November 23, 2017 | 16:45

Christopher Kyba explains that many natural processes are determined by light cycles, including animal activity and plant pollination. Experts call this the "rebound effect", and it can be seen with fuel-efficient cars, too. Sensors used by Suomi-NPP can't detect light below that wavelength, and sometimes records a dimming when, in fact, there is actually a brightening, as shown by pictures taken from the International Space Station, the researchers said in a statement Wednesday.

by | November 23, 2017 | 12:24

Qualcomm" on October 31, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Samsung will take Intel's top spot in semiconductor market" published on November 21, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "Intel Corporation May Have Turned the Corner At Last" on November 16, 2017.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:59

The interstellar asteroid received a name that's fitting to its status: 'Oumuamua ("Oh-moo-ah-moo-ah"), a Hawaiian word meaning "a messenger from afar arriving first". space agency's planetary defense officer Lindley Johnson said they were "looking in the right place at the right time" in capturing the elongated space rock.

by | November 23, 2017 | 12:12

UC Web has also reiterated the the dismissal of UC Browser from the Play Store had nothing to do with data security concerns, which was the top speculation on Reddit, where the reports about the removal of the browser from the Play Store first appeared.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:07

On the connectivity front, the Nokia 2 supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. It's not just about the high-capacity 4100 mAh battery , the 5-inch LTPS LCD HD display offers a bright, crisp viewing experience while delivering lower power consumption.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:06

The plan also comes with 4g data. Priced at Rs 199, the new Vodafone plan facilatates unlimited calls and 1GB data. The plan comes with a validity of 28 days. Last month, Vodafone introduced an Rs 496 plan under with it offers 84GB data. The Rs 399 plan offer free local and STD calls but the applicable national roaming call charges are applicable.

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:54

The paper appeared in Nature Geoscience this week. Dark flows streak down hills and craters on Mars each summer, before fading away in the colder months. "The RSL don't flow onto shallower slopes, and the lengths of these are so closely correlated with the dynamic angle of repose, it can't be a coincidence", said HiRISE Principal Investigator Alfred McEwen at the University of Arizona, Tucson, a co-author of the new report.

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:31

Tencent's localization will provide "healthy, positive cultural and value guidance", specifically for underage players. When Counter-Strike: Global Offensive was published in China through Perfect World earlier this year, they had to change the colour of the game's blood from red to black.

by | November 22, 2017 | 20:03

Additionally, there will special discounts, power ups and unlimited lives in Gardenscapes and Homescapes games. Hundreds of additional "must-have" Android apps are also part of this huge Google Play blowout, while Play Music subscriptions are once again free for the first four months as long as you've never tried the audio streaming service before.

by | November 22, 2017 | 20:41

Apple has been notoriously secretive about their autonomous vehicle development plans in recent years, and this paper represents the company's first public acknowledgement of its work on self-driving cars. While CEO Tim cook has called self-driving vehicles "the mother of all A.I. projects", the company filed a self-driving auto testing plan with regulators in California back in April.

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:03

In what could be the bad news for OnePlus fans and users, the company has confirmed the absence of Google's Project Treble from its software rollout process in the future. Project Treble , which was first announced by Google back in May, will separate Android Oreo OS code from the manufacturer's own hardware code. Moving forward, the metal frame of the OnePlus 5T help it surviving the bend test.

by | November 22, 2017 | 16:46

According to the listing, the model number of the upcoming device by BlackBerry is stated as QUALCOMM BBF100-1. It's successor to KEYone has been judged by the similarity of its model number to KEYone's, which was BBB100-X where X is a number depending on the region, suggests GSMArena .

by | November 22, 2017 | 16:39

The stock rose 0.01% or $0.01 reaching $118.32. About shares traded. Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK ) has risen 2.85% since November 20, 2016 and is uptrending. 91 funds opened positions while 275 raised stakes. 288.07 million shares or 0.29% less from 288.91 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Monetary Management Group Inc holds 0.27% or 5,653 shares in its portfolio.

by | November 22, 2017 | 16:24

Some operatives of the Economic and Financial Times Commission ( EFCC ) and the State Security Service, reportedly clashed on Tuesday over an attempt to arrest the embattled DG of NIA. "The suspect in question is not a serving officer of the DSS, which makes this action particularly reprehensible". An attempt by an operative of the EFCC to take photographs nearly led to a shootout.

by | November 22, 2017 | 12:34

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today granted conditional anticipatory bail to the Pinto family, owners of the Ryan International chain of schools. The bail was granted with a security bond of '50,000. A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) official said Chopra, Ashok's maternal uncle, was questioned after the agency obtained audio clips in which he was heard saying that "we will put it on the school authorities".