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by | February 01, 2018 | 11:38

Lawmakers in Poland on Thursday approved a controversial proposal for a law that would make it a crime to ascribe responsibility to Poles for crimes committed by Nazis in World War II, according to Reuters. She warned Poland risks repercussions to both its strategic interests and relations should the bill become law. The US, though recognises the fact that "the history of the Holocaust is painful and complex", and said it understands "that phrases such as " Polish death camps " are ...

by | February 01, 2018 | 09:23

Revenues in Intelligent Cloud, for example, were up by 15 percent to $7.8 billion, largely driven by Azure revenue growth, which was up by 98 percent. For the fiscal third quarter, the company forecast More Personal Computing revenue of as much as $9.4bn, and up to $8.8bn for the productivity unit.

by | February 01, 2018 | 08:11

Jennison Associates LLC now owns 3,382,553 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock valued at $1,053,158,000 after acquiring an additional 494,761 shares in the last quarter. After $1.05 actual EPS reported by Adobe Systems Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.95% EPS growth. Shares for $748,311 were sold by Musk Kimbal .

by | February 01, 2018 | 04:24

The rocket's first stage had flown once before, helping launch the NROL-76 spy satellite for the US National Reconnaissance Office back in May 2017. The booster used was a reflown rocket, however, having been used May previous year during a mission for a different client.

by | February 01, 2018 | 03:30

Upon detection, such programs will be removed from the user's system. Some free programs promise a check-up but then "use alarming, coercive messages to scare customers into buying a premium version of the same program", he wrote. Other unacceptable conduct includes reporting errors in an exaggerated or alarming manner, suggesting that spurious "issues" can only be resolved using the upgraded software, or requiring users to act within a certain time period.

by | February 01, 2018 | 02:18

Named the Thunder , it will be unveiled at the Historic Motorsport International, staged at London's ExCeL, where full details of the new limited-production Lister supercar will be revealed. Its iconic Lister-Jaguar "Knobbly" sports vehicle - an aluminium bodied racer powered by a Le Mans-winning Jaguar D-type 3.4-litre, straight-six engine - enjoyed notable track successes when raced by Stirling Moss, among others, in the late 1950s.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:31

Millions of Canadians have used the hashtag, including a number of high-profile figures. From 2011 to 2017 , Bell has provided over $7 million in community fund grants, helped over 740,000 people access mental health care in Canada and donated over $86 million to mental health initiatives.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:18

But this isn't what Trump tried to do at all. But atop these substantial supports, no bridge was built with Democrats during Mr. Trump's State of the Union address . "African American unemployment stands are at the lowest point ever recorded". "I'm working for all these Minnesotans, and I call on President Trump to do the same", Smith said in a prepared statement.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:13

Led by the Boston-based Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, the group includes psychiatrists, pediatricians, educators and the children's music singer Raffi Cavoukian. Concerns around child use of social media and digital devices have become topical recently. Many preteens have found their way onto Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram, despite rules that require users to be at least 13 years old.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:28

Revenues rose 12.0% from previous year to $28.92 billion, also topping analysts' view of $28.4 billion. Azure revenue growth was up 98 percent. Revenue in Productivity and Business Processes was $9.0 billion, an increase of 25%. "This quarter's results speak to the differentiated value we are delivering to customers across our productivity solutions and as the hybrid cloud provider of choice", said Satya Nadella, chief executive officer of Microsoft.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:59

Mr Trump went on: 'I know but I believe that, I really do. Morgan asked Trump about one tweet in particular that has unnerved Brits. Trump said . I believe in clean air . "I am busy", he told Morgan. Asked by Morgan about his position on the Women's March, the #MeToo and Time's Up campaigns, and also to convince women who see him as a misogynist that he was "for them", Trump responded by emphasising his electoral victories and his standing in the polls .

by | January 31, 2018 | 23:21

You can track the status of your flight by searching for your flight number or the airline and flight route, notes Google. Google Flights will now inform searchers about even cheaper flights than what were surfaced before, and will start providing details about flight delays.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:11

CoreOS has approximately 130 employees worldwide and is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in NY and Berlin. What has CoreOS produced that has gotten Red Hat salivating? "We believe this acquisition cements Red Hat as a cornerstone of hybrid cloud and modern app deployments".

by | January 31, 2018 | 22:17

According to Bartel, only one of three lunar events overlapping that day can create an unusual spectacle, and most of the world will miss it. The moon will pass through Earth's shadow to give viewers in the right location a total lunar eclipse .

by | January 31, 2018 | 21:52

Cim Llc sold 3,978 shares as Union Pac Corp (UNP)'s stock declined 2.52%. National Planning Corp's holdings in Union Pacific were worth $637,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company maintains price to book ratio of 4.32 vs.an industry average at 3.40.

by | January 31, 2018 | 18:15

The figure includes digital sales as well, and to celebrate, Capcom is giving all players the Celebration Pack . As expected, Monster Hunter: World has taken Japan by storm . Capcom Infinite , which has surpassed the 1 million milestone. The series has always been an absolute juggernaut in its native region, and World only solidifies that status - clearly Monster Hunter doesn't need to be exclusive to a handheld device in order to sell incredibly well.

by | January 31, 2018 | 17:55

After a successful project and a mission extension, the agency lost contact with the craft in 2005. " NASA considered the spacecraft a total loss due to a design flaw that manifested while the spacecraft was in its extended mission", he wrote.

by | January 31, 2018 | 16:12

It's not too shocking to learn that Grand Theft Auto V was noticeably absent from the Humble Rockstar Games Bundle. The offer stands for two weeks. GAMERS can bag a huge bargain that nets you four Rockstar titles - including two GTA games - for around £0.70.

by | January 31, 2018 | 16:17

Rumors about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus peaked Tuesday due to a leaked image of rendering and a release date as well as a possible price range, about a month ahead of the smartphones' debut. "Samsung will continue its efforts to differentiate its smartphones by adopting cutting-edge technologies, such as foldable OLED display", the company said during a public earnings call for the fourth quarter with investors.

by | January 31, 2018 | 16:16

However, esports fans will have to wait a while to see the changes make it into the Overwatch League. Junkrat's concussion mines also now do less damage to enemies further from the centre of the explosion, and D.Va's black cat skin no longer risks making her hair and face disappear.

by | January 31, 2018 | 15:47

What's more, two human utterances and all of the human-produced orca sounds were managed on the first attempt - although only one human sound - "hello" - was correctly produced more than 50% of the time on subsequent trials. Imitating vocal sounds in this way is a key component of language, and the ability to do so is rare in mammals besides humans. Say what? Orcas can mimic human speech - a few words of it, anyway.

by | January 31, 2018 | 15:04

Intra-day, it shuttled between 35,818.41 and 36,050.69. "It's hard for investors to take a call before the budget". "The main requirement is to have a good balance between fiscal discipline and growth reforms". ONGC, Dr Reddy's Laboratories, Hindustan Unilever and Coal India fell around 1 percent in the Nifty pack while GAIL and Hero MotoCorp rose over 1 percent.

by | January 31, 2018 | 13:44

We also get an update of the forecast for shipments by March 31st, 2018, which is the end of the current fiscal year. Sales volume was firm in other regions as well, with the total reaching 5.86 million units (9% decrease on a year-on-year basis).

by | January 31, 2018 | 14:17

Looking at the full year, the company recorded sales of 223.4 billion dollars last year, with an operating profit of over 50 billion dollars, almost doubling that seen the year before. Samsung blamed higher marketing costs for the decline. Samsung may be facing a lot of internal crisis that led to the chaebol replacing all of its current CEOs last quarter, but it certainly isn't affecting the company's performance.

by | January 31, 2018 | 13:10

The megahyped, redesigned phone, initially short on supply when released in November, now has more units available than consumers want to buy. Apple did not respond to a request for comment. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Apple from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $197.00 target price for the company in a report on Thursday, January 18th.

by | January 31, 2018 | 13:09

You can drag files in between folders in OneDrive and, if your teammates use SharePoint to work together, you can even drag OneDrive files to a SharePoint site giving them immediate access. Files app support has been added too. Previously when you received a link to a shared file, you would be directed to a browser and prompted to re-authenticate.

by | January 31, 2018 | 12:09

The handsets may become "more responsive" and "less prone to cause customer support issues.' Although there is no official word on the matter, we may get a clearer picture of what's about to come at this year's WWDC 2018 conference". "While a renewed focus on quality and performance might ease some outside criticism, some inside the team question whether the approach will actual lead to higher quality", Axios reported .

by | January 31, 2018 | 11:31

Google Assistant in Hindi is not as skilful as the English one, but it is likely to improve in coming months. Hence, whenever you invoke Google Assistant through any of the gazillion methods and speak in Hindi, it will automatically transcribe the command to English and reply to you in proper Hindi.

by | January 31, 2018 | 11:51

I am yet to install this on my OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition because of the issues it has with maintaining the Star Wars theme but by all accounts the new gestures work well and are being well received. Good on OnePlus for thinking outside the Android box with their navigation and hopefully it makes it into a stable build soon. Inside the apps, swiping up from the middle will directly take to the home screen and swiping up from left or right of the screen will function as a back button.

by | January 31, 2018 | 08:42

It now has negative earnings. (NasdaqCM: AMD ) has an M-score Beneish of -2.066767. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. BMO Capital Markets reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $15.00 price target on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:57

More Allied Races are coming in the future, though these have yet to be officially announced. " Battle for Azeroth brings a whole new dimension to the Horde-vs". Players who pre-purchase the Digital Deluxe edition will unlock the above bonuses today with the exception of the mount for Heroes of the Storm , which Blizzard say will arrive later due to the game's content update schedule.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:17

Hope for clear skies and follow this schedule to get the most out of this spectacular display of our nearest neighbor in the cosmos. In other words, if you're on the West Coast, it's time to set those alarm clocks. Islanders won't get another chance until January 2019, when the next total lunar eclipse is scheduled. "The moon looks nearer to you because it's nearer other objects that you have a size perspective on - buildings, trees - but it doesn't change size as it goes higher in the ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:08

This work demonstrates the feasibility of rapid waste treatment in a compact reactor design, and proposes recycling of nutrients back into foodstuffs via heterotrophic (including methanotrophic, acetotrophic, and thermophilic) microbial growth.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:07

BioWare confirms Anthem's delay with new job listings that call for gameplay programmers, lead cinematic tools programmers, technical artists, senior level designers, environment artist, and principal gameplay designers. There's a new Battlefield coming in October, and EA CFO Blake Jorgensen told the Wall Street Journal the company decided that Anthem will "get more attention if it came out in a quieter quarter".

by | January 31, 2018 | 02:19

The President will also touch on his proposal to provide a path to citizenship to more than 1 million undocumented immigrants, including the recipients of the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Commenting on his forthcoming speech, Trump said he would focus largely on trade and immigration during his first speech. "Those days are over". On North Korea, Trump has a record of using controversial rhetoric, including taunting North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un as " Little ...