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by | December 21, 2017 | 22:34

That could include Facebook and Instagram videos made by users with the music in the background . Over time, this could expand to users being able to access the archives of UMG music as part of the social platforms. We have more questions, of course. This deal is a step in the right direction as it will tackle the prevalent copyright infringement issues related to music on the world's largest social network.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:38

State of Tennessee Treasury Department acquired a new position in shares of Cousins Properties during the 3rd quarter valued at $2,802,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Insiders own 1.14% of the company's stock. Art Advsrs Lc has invested 0.01% in Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE: CUZ ). In the past 3-month period alone, shares of CUZ have appreciated +0.27 - or +2.90%.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:37

The news is a big boost to Peru and its chances of success at the World Cup. Guerrero, 33, failed a drugs test on October 5 after a World Cup qualifying match against Argentina and was provisionally suspended for 30 days on November 3. But according to Federation Internationale de Football Association, the Flamengo forward has gotten the ban reduced after a successful appeal. Guerrero has 86 caps for his country, scoring 32 goals.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:40

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI ) knifed -0.8 percent lower and now trades for $64.38. The average volume was noted at 18.8 million shares while its relative volume was seen at 0.86. NCLH's profit will be $143.93 million for 21.75 P/E if the $0.63 EPS becomes a reality. Macquarie Group Ltd. increased its holdings in Activision Blizzard by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:07

Analyzing the cocoons from neutron-star mergers may shed light on the origin of many of universe's heaviest elements. The detection earlier this year of a collision between two superdense neutron stars 130 million light-years from Earth has been justifiably called the science story of the year by many outlets.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:54

This system will be put in place alongside Facebook's existing strategy for combating fake news, which uses machine learning to identify bogus stories before passing those pieces on to human fact-checkers. Including articles by " troll farms " that spread misinformation to make a profit. The tech giant maintains that demoting fake news in people's news feed - which it says leads to an 80 per cent drop in traffic - is one of its "best weapons".

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:25

Dr Wade said: "People have thought about this question for a long time, but never tested the theory of the water being absorbed as a result of simple rock reactions". These are only subtle distinctions but they cause significant effects that, over time, add up. Now we just need to get there ourselves to start drilling and find out which theories hold the most water.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:11

Now, iOS platform holder Apple is doing something about it. Apple has revised its section 4.2.6 App Store guideline , which previously read simply that "Apps created from a commercialized template or app generation service will be rejected", adding that template apps will be accepted on the App Store provided that they are "submitted directly by the provider of the app's content" rather than by a third-party app development house.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:56

Honor 9 Lite price starts at CNY 1,119 (roughly Rs. 11,700) for the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage variant, with the 4GB RAM, 32GB storage variant priced at CNY 1,499 (roughly Rs. The aspect ratio of 18:9 is meant for a full-screen movie viewing. Under the metal casing, the Huawei Honor 9 Lite is powered by a Kirin 659 processor and the octa core CPU is expected to be more powerful than what most average users would need.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:03

Graham Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Tesla Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $55.27B market cap company. Picton Mahoney Asset Management reported 36,600 shares stake. First Personal Financial Svcs reported 0.03% in Tesla, Inc . Technical Look at Tesla, Inc .

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:59

The winter solstice will officially begin at 11:27 a.m.in NY this year. While a solstice represents either a longest or shortest day, the equinox falls on the days where day and night are the same length. The summer solstice happens in June. "Meteorologists, on the other hand, (say) winter began three weeks ago on December 1". Winter Solstice Heating Radiation On Earth.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:57

It is odd that they did not mention if AMD and Radeon would support HDR as they are more than capable to support it. Do you have an HDR-enabled Windows 10 set up? PC users seeking to jump aboard with the premium visual standard will need a Premium Netflix subscription.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:59

NASA just announced two finalists for its next robotic mission to explore mysterious corners of our solar system. NASA also announced funding for a pair of technology concepts. Comets are some of the most important but least understood bodies in the solar system, similar in composition to the earliest material that formed the planets.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:53

This will be the last Game Ready driver to be released in 2017. And of course, there's our new Game Ready driver, with further optimizations and tweaks, delivering the fastest and smoothest PUBG experience of any platform. Star Wars Battlefront II hangs when the game is launched in DirectX 12 API mode on Kepler GPU systems. [GeForce GTX 1080][Notebook]: The driver may not recognize or install the GPU.

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:35

In a tweet, SpaceX founder Elon Musk shared photos of the rocket in a hanger on Florida's space coast. They show the three booster cores all linked up and ready for a payload. The three cores are strapped together, and appear to only be missing the payload and the nose cone. However, the higher speed of Falcon Heavy launches could make landing much more hard.

by | December 20, 2017 | 20:15

As part of the new strategy Toyota, which sold 10.2m vehicles previous year, said that by 2030 it aimed to have annual sales of 5.5m "electrified vehicles", which have either battery, fuel cell , or hybrid power systems. Everything points to the industry going all-electric and hybrid powertrains are starting to look like bad compromises. Indeed, the brand has committed to not producing a vehicle line-up without an electrified variant.

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:31

About 6.28 million shares traded. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:COMM). Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec reported 22,400 shares. During the same period past year, the business posted $1.50 earnings per share.

by | December 20, 2017 | 19:22

Whoever took the time to create an illegal app version of Cuphead must have been quite pleased with themselves when it went live this morning and sales started pouring in. In this case, there was no mention of an iOS release on any website or profile officially connected to Cuphead's developer. It seems that the developer is focused on macOS.

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:24

These improvements come care of Apple's ARKit framework, meaning they are Apple-exclusive. In AR+ mode if you catch a Pokemon when up close, you'll earn Great and Excellent Throw bonuses and a new Expert Handler Bonus which Niantic describes as one that "awards even more XP and Stardust".

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:26

In preparation for the release, PUBG will be resetting the leaderboards tonight at 6PM PST / 3 AM CET (20th). Leaderboards on PC will be reset alongside the launch of 1.0 so all players jumping into the new version will presumably be on a level playing field when it comes to online ranking.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:53

SplashData each year compiles a list of the most commonly used bad passwords scraped from stolen credentials. Make passwords unique . Use a different password for every website. Thankfully, the latter two phrases seem to have fallen out of use, but " starwars " has only shot up in the rankings. You'll notice it's also quote obvious there are plenty of Star Wars , football and monkey fans out there, the further you get down the list.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:08

This is despite of the fact that the list of Xbox exclusive games is smaller than the PS4. Good news if you missed the previous promotion last month, you can once again get one month of Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Games Pass for just $1 for a limited time.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:04

This star system is positioned in the constellation of Centaurus at a distance of 4.3 light-years from Earth. Nasa hopes it will be able to build spacecraft which travel at one-tenth of the speed of light, meaning a probe could journey to the star system in about 44 years.

by | December 20, 2017 | 14:41

He will be produced in court on Friday, the board said. Confirmin the incident, Sushil Tekriwal, lawyer of Pradyuman's family, said, "The convict will be considered as an adult". The three member team of CBI tried to make the case with full proof against the detained 11th class student by taking the fingerprints of the accused.

by | December 20, 2017 | 15:30

Call of Duty WWII is available now for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Players can purchase the pack individually or buy the season pass to get all four planned DLC packs. The three multiplayer maps are quite varied with " Anthropoid " featuring a centre lane divided by a river and long-flanking paths for ranged attacks and " Valkyrie " being a medium-sized map with multiple overwatch positions and mounted gun machines.

by | December 20, 2017 | 13:04

It's been known for a while that the 2019 Jeep Cherokee is going to get a new, less controversial face. Naturally, the new front end integrates the Cherokee into the current Jeep family, with the design being closely inspired by the new Compass and the facelifted Grand Cherokee .

by | December 20, 2017 | 11:35

What is notable from the launch of the new mid-end smartphone is that Samsung made the brand names of the Galaxy A8 and A8 Plus similar to those of its flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus series. It is backed by sumptuous 6GB RAM, 50 percent more capacity than the Galaxy S8. The renders show that both the smartphones will bear nearly similar design language as we have seen in Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:00

There will be no model available after that point with just a gas or diesel engine. By comparison, many manufacturers are choosing to focus on hybrids and pure electric models rather than invest in costly hydrogen vehicle development. The carmaker said today's announcement was a "main pillar" in its goal to reduce global average new-vehicle Carbon dioxide emissions by 90 percent from 2010 levels.

by | December 20, 2017 | 05:25

In the second half of 2018, Play will require that new apps and app updates target a recent Android API level. The goal here is to push developers to embrace 64-bit architecture since future Android devices won't be supporting 32-bit apps at all.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:28

The former Democratic leader from Nevada was instrumental in starting the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program, according to The New York Times . "I've done something that no one has done before", he added. He said the program had multiple enemies at senior levels of the department, from officials who were either skeptical or ideologically opposed to AATIP's mission.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:46

In a preliminary assessment, the Federal Cartel Office (FCO) said it had focused its probe on the USA social media giant's use of third-party sites to track users' browsing behaviour, often without their knowledge. The preliminary ruling, which emerged from a probe by Germany's cartel office, the FCO, begun in 2016, found Facebook does have a dominant position amongst Germany's social media, that it limits users' ability to switch and that signing up for an account resulted in the company ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:10

The doctor treating McCain at Walter Reed , Dr. Mark Gilbert, Chief of Neuro-Oncology at the National Institutes of Health's (NIH) National Cancer Institute, says McCain has responded well to treatment he's undergone for a viral infection, and his underlying cancer is "responding positively to ongoing treatment".

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:15

Facebook will do that by looking at various signals, like that person's IP address. That's why Facebook is rolling out new features meant to make it more hard for harassers to maintain contact with the people they target after they've been blocked.

by | December 19, 2017 | 22:00

Bob Corker of Tennessee announced they would vote yes for the Republican's tax plan when it came to the floor of the Senate. "He looks forward to returning to Washington in January", McCain's office said. Senate Republican leaders are working to round up at least 50 in favor of the overhaul; Mike Emanuel explains on 'Special Report'. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., missed votes last week.

by | December 19, 2017 | 21:40

As VentureBeat points out, this is date isn't tied to the release of a particular Chrome version: Chrome 64 comes out January 23rd and Chrome 65 is scheduled for March 6th. Affected site owners can submit their site for re-review after the violations have been fixed. The browser's ad blocker will be taking an all-or-nothing approach: All ads blocked if one ad doesn't follow the standards or all ads allowed if all the ads follow the standards.