Sci-tech

by | December 13, 2017 | 23:47

About 4.91 million shares traded or 21.02% up from the average. First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE: FHN ) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:29

Through an analysis posted on its YouTube channel, Digital Foundry pointed out that, in the moments before the battle, PUBG runs at 18 frames rates per second on Xbox One, while on Xbox One X it has a frame rate of 23fps. "The 5GB of memory available to Xbox One and the 9GB on the X have been utilised to some degree with higher quality assets, but with that said, the overall presentation is still rough in this respect: PC's ultra-level textures are a clear upgrade over the X's output here, ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:04

Irish PM Leo Varadkar previously described Britain's commitments to ensure no return to a hard border as "cast-iron" and "bullet proof", and allies warned last night that they would "hold the United Kingdom to account". David Davis says he doesn't have to be clever to manage Brexit . The unguarded comments came after Mr Davis was sent out to try to soothe a row he triggered by playing down the UK's commitment to a soft border in Ireland as merely a "statement of intent".

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:47

Finisar will use the funds to transform a shuttered, 700,000-square-foot manufacturing plant in Texas to a facility developing vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) chips. Shares of Finisar, a Sunnyvale, California-based optical components maker , rose 14 percent to $22 in premarket trade on Wednesday. In May, Apple announced a $200 million investment in Corning, which manufactures the glass used in iPhones and other Apple products.

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:14

Still, for comparison, Spotify's 2016 losses were around $581 million, though revenue was around $3 billion. But yesterday a TIDAL spokesperson, tried to paint a different picture. The Norwegian newspaper previously questioned Tidal's subscriber numbers after the service claimed it hit the 1 million number. However, DN, citing internal payments, claimed that the number is somewhere around 350,000.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:08

Private spaceflight company Blue Origin is back to launching rockets again after pulling off another successful launch and landing of its New Shepard tourist vehicle today. The New Shepard crew capsule after landing. Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos checks out the capsule after the flight. In addition to writing, Lloyd has also been doing more photography of launches and aviation.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:28

The firm owned 444,232 shares of the technology company's stock after buying an additional 81,315 shares during the period. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC lifted its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 3.2% during the 2nd quarter. The lowest target is $6 while the high is $45. The Stock shows P/E value of 55.02 and Forward P/E of 11.26. (DAL) have shown a high EPS growth of 41.80% in the last 5 years and has earnings rose of 2.90% yoy.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:37

Investors may also want to take a longer-term look at company shares. PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS LLC raised its stake in Global Blood Therapeutics Inc . State Street Corp now owns 2,138,323 shares of the company's stock worth $58,479,000 after acquiring an additional 1,465,595 shares in the last quarter.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:39

Google announced today that it will open a new artificial intelligence research centre in Beijing, tapping China's talent pool in the promising technology despite the U.S. Fei-Fei Li joined Google a year ago. Chinese search engine Baidu's team was banned for a year for breaking the rules during the 2015 competition.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:21

At 9.29 a.m, the Sensex was trading down 32.53 points or 0.10% at 33,195.46 with 14 components falling. The index had rallied 858.61 points in the previous three sessions. The Federal Reserve, which is scheduled to issue an interest rate policy update on Wednesday, kicks off its meeting. FMCG, banking and power indices retreated by up to 0.16 per cent.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:14

You've actually committed to paying for the app on the day you pre-ordered, so you'll be automatically charged for the program on the day it's released. "For paid apps, customers will be charged before download ", says the dedicated Apple iTunes page. It'll be interesting to see whether any developers will do so.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:15

Even in base specification, the new G-Class has a premium feel. Heated, cooled and massaging front leathers seats are available, in addition to active air bolsters that adjust according to driving conditions. The rear doors are each capable of accommodating a 1-liter water bottle. Even further back the boot's 480 litre capacity has grown, though Mercedes wouldn't reveal by just how much.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:02

The shooting stars will appear to emerge from a "radiant" point in the constellation of Gemini, the Twins. These meteors are pretty unique because they originate from an asteroid, though some refer to it as a dead comet. Below you can see 3200 Phaethon passing through a field of stars. From tonight until the 16th, every single country in the world will be able to view the spectacular display put on by the Geminids meteor shower .

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:28

The move, Trump said, "marks an important step in returning American astronauts to the moon for the first time since 1972 for long-time exploration". The mandate orders NASA "to lead a creative space investigation program to send American space explorers back to the Moon, and in the end Mars", representative Hogan Gidley later said in an announcement.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:41

Due to the sanction, Nigeria's points in the group stage dropped from 14 to 11, while Algeria gets five points. Although he should be serving suspension for picking up yellow cards in two previous games, Abdullahi Shehu played the full game against Algeria.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:38

Researchers working with ancient amber thought to be almost 100 million years old have discovered something that sounds like the beginning of a new chapter in the Jurassic Park franchise: a host of ticks which appear to have feasted on dinosaur blood.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:18

Following hashtags is just like following people, just search for the hashtag or topic you want to get updates from. Enter following hashtags, which allows you to check out all that Instagram has to offer in posts and videos on a given subject, a company spokesperson tells Teen Vogue .

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:30

After launching an unlimited plan of Rs 509, Idea has now rolled out another similar plan at Rs 309, but with less days of validity than the Rs 509 plan. The validity of BSNL 395 plan is 60 days. Idea is also offering 1 GB of additional data for 28 days on this Rs 309 plan if you recharge your Idea prepaid account trough MyIdea app.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:16

Thanks to the data regarding the depth of the storm, scientists know that no storm on Earth has winds as fast as the Great Red Spot , and that, as the MWR has revealed as much as it can, there is a possibility that the storm could be even deeper than the data reveals.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:40

For the first time ever, the UK Gambling Committee's year-end report on Young People and Gambling has looked into "awareness and participation rates" of skin gambling (if you're not sure what that is, here's a primer ). In four years, he lost more than £2,000 ($2,672). That puts gambling with skins and other cosmetics in the ballpark of how often children in the survey admitted to playing some form of physical slot machine in the previous week.

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:48

Overwatch's Winter Wonderland 2017 event is now live, offering a ton of seasonal merriment. Alongside the event, a few new legendary skins have popped up in the Overwatch shop. The goal of this new PvE mode is to try and kill Winston using all of Mei's unique abilities before he turns into an unstoppable juggernaut. Several changes have been made to the player report system.

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:18

A fossil penguin discovered in New Zealand has been identified as a new species and it was so tall it was about the height of an adult man. The bird's gigantism indicates that "a very large size seems to have developed early on in penguin evolution, soon after these birds lost their flight capabilities", said study co-lead researcher Gerald Mayr, a curator of ornithology at the Senckenberg Research Institute, in Germany.

by | December 13, 2017 | 02:10

SteamWorld Heist: Ultimate Edition is fully optimized for Nintendo Switch ™ and comes with extra content previously only available as DLC. The Switch version of SteamWorld Heist will include all of the previously released downloadable contenet, as well as optional touchscreen controls, a lovely home menu icon, and more.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:20

Catherine Zeta-Jones celebrated her father-in-law, Kirk Douglas' 101st birthday , saying that the Hollywood veteran is a real-life hero to her. My brother Joel and I attend a family celebration for Kirk's 101st birthday on Saturday. Kirk Douglas's wife Anne, son Joel, and granddaughter Kelsey Douglas all took part in the party, the website added. Douglas' family presented him with a bright, sunflower-patterned cake with his age written in frosting, and his cardiologist allowed the " ...

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:42

This means Prestige Nightfall will require ownership of Curse of Osiris . This maintenance comes one week after the launch of Curse of Osiris , Destiny 2's first piece of DLC, and seeks to add a few new mechanics while also swinging the nerf hammer at some grotesquely overpowered weaponry.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:26

Mercedes has today revealed that the base auto - the CLS 350d 4Matic AMG Line - will start from £57,510. The 350 d can achieve 48.7 mpg (combined) and emits 156 g/km of CO2. The 400 d does similarly well with 47.9mpg, while producing 335bhp and 700Nm. The petrol-powered CLS 450 boasts a combined fuel consumption figure of 36.2mpg, while Carbon dioxide emissions stand at 184g/km.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:31

In July, Microsoft announced the launch of "AI for Earth", a program meant to leverage AI to tackle some of the "biggest environmental challenges of our time". As part of this, the company is setting up a new "multi-disciplinary team" that constitutes AI and sustainability experts, who will work with the latter-stage projects.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:41

Somewhat related to downloading content fast, Intel is introducing a new display technology that will let you enjoy that content under any lighting condition. That connectivity comes via the use of 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi with 160 MHz channels, which Intel claims is the first time Gigabit Wi-Fi is being made available only any PC platform.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:07

To analyse whether crashes were more common on such nights, the team looked at the number of nighttime crashes exactly one week before and one week after each full moon , when a half moon would be present. The study found 703 fatal crashes occurred in the U.S. on the 65 supermoon nights (with increased brightness and larger apparent size), equal to 10.82 per night.

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:06

It measures 4,688 mm in overall length, 1,902 mm in width and 1,658 mm in height, while the wheelbase is 2,865 mm. Globally, the XC60 is offered with a couple of petrol engines as well - T5 and T6, along with an entry-level diesel motor D4, all are 2-litre turbocharged units.

by | December 12, 2017 | 16:20

Monday said the company is now targeting Wednesday to launch its cargo Re supply mission for NASA, also known as CRS-13, in order to allow more time for ground checks. The mission , called CRS-13, is SpaceX's 13th commercial resupply services mission for NASA. Jensen says the pad has a new and improved strongback, which raises and retracts from the rocket, as well as launch infrastructure that was buried underground to better protect it.

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:45

The Breakthrough Listen project was launched by Stephen Hawking in 2015 and is funded by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner. They say they are looking for radio signals, claiming the mysterious visitor could be an alien spaceship. The object will pass the orbit of Jupiter next year and past Pluto by 2020. "If we do identify a signal that appears artificial in origin, we'll know instantly".

by | December 12, 2017 | 16:44

That said, much of this doesn't sound all that far-fetched, and indeed, during a chat we had with DICE Design Director Lars Gustavsson past year (in the video below), he stated that the Bad Company games are "always" at the back of the developer's mind.