People as far away as Los Angeles and beyond stopped to see the rocket launch into the sky. It was the Falcon 9 booster which took off from coastal Vandenberg Air Force Base carrying the latest batch of satellites for the US company Iridium Communications.
Universal - home to some of the biggest names in music from The Beatles to Elton John and Lady Gaga - billed the agreement as its latest success in securing more revenue from songs in an age of round-the-clock Internet sharing. That has obvious benefits for Facebook , as well (but to spell it out - Facebook wants to do anything it can to encourage people to make and share content on its services.).
President Trump on Monday ordered NASA to send astronauts back to the moon and then eventually to Mars , part of the administration's focus on manned space exploration . The resulting NASA programme, Constellation, was to put astronauts on the moon by 2020 but was hobbled by delays and cost overruns, reports The New York Times.
And, we personally don't prefer Google's Play Music either for myriad reasons. One upon a time YouTube even offered something of its own as well, making this another attempt at breaking into the market. For now that's about all that's known about the offering, but with that information it would be interesting to see what kinds of features the service would include and if it could stay competitive, and how it would do so.
The sentiment also remained upbeat as U.S. markets settled higher overnight and opinion polls suggesting BJP may see easy win in Gujarat elections that kicks off on Saturday. Biggest gainers in the 30-share index were Bharti Airtel (2.34%), Tata Motors (1.90%), Maruti Suzuki India (1.61%) and Wipro (1.56%). In contrast, Hero MotoCorp, SBI, Reliance Industries, TCS, Asian Paint and Dr.
Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK. "Uber users who notice anything suspicious can contact Uber's Help Centre by tapping "Help" in the app, then "Account and Payment Options" "I have an unknown charge" "I think my account has been hacked".
The researchers also said that aside from physical activity, owning a dog might also contribute to a person's wellbeing by increasing social contact or possibly changing gut bacteria. "We can not infer a causal relationship, however, dog ownership is associated with increased physical activity, improved psycho-social wellbeing and socialisation, all of which are associated with reduced CVD mortality- so it is plausible the effect is mediated though these mechanisms".
Kolstad will serve as an executive producer for the Hitman show which Fox 21 hopes to be a new "flagship" series for the company. Revolving around the stoic Agent 47 , a bald guy with a barcode tattoo on his skull nobody seems to notice, is all about creatively bumping off jerks who really have operatic deaths coming to them in some of the world's most glamorous locales.
Broadcom CEO Hock Tan, famed for his M&A expertise in the chip industry, said Qualcomm shareholders told him that they were interested in the deal. Another tactic Broadcom could use is to nominate directors for Qualcomm's board ahead of the company's annual general meeting in 2018.
A Twitter verification - visible by a small blue checkmark next to a user's name - is what Twitter uses to confirm someone's identity so that others know they are hearing from the real LeBron James , for example, not an impersonator .
The list of celebrity images contained former president Obama, actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Emma Watson and British newsreader Fiona Bruce. "We've shown that sheep have advanced face-recognition abilities, comparable with those of humans and monkeys", Professor Jenny Morton , who led the study, said in a statement.
The warehouse favorite has released its Black Friday ad covering November 23-27. Stores will then reopen at 6 a.m. local time on Friday until 10 p.m., 11 p.m. Notable November Deals - The company's annual go-to holiday catalog, The Ultimate Guide to Play, features savings on hundreds of the year's hottest toys and brands, such as Imaginext®, Doc McStuffins, Paw Patrol and more .
Bloomberg reports that Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM ) filed a new lawsuit against Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) yesterday accusing the iPhone maker of using its chip software access to benefit Intel (NASDAQ: INTC ). The chip maker's latest move takes the form of a lawsuit that was submitted to the California state court in San Diego on Wednesday and hit the news cycle this morning.
You have to finish the first mission for co-op mode. In Far Cry 3 , for example, the co-op mode had its own, original plot. A hilarious new Far Cry 5 trailer showed off a different look at the highly anticipated new chapter to the franchise.
Kinect 2.0 was created to be an essential part of the Xbox One, but Microsoft did a 180 following early negative reactions to the console. The Kinect for Xbox One was mostly used for voice recognition and occassionally to snap photos and scan QR codes to connect gamers to DLC faster.
Budding astronomers and stargazers will want to mark their calendars for the peak of the Orionid meteor shower , which is coming up this weekend. The particles come from Halley's Comet, which passes near Earth every 75 or 76 years. Yes! The meteors which are part of Halley's comet, can cause fast, bright meteors during much of October. Scientists believe that the Orionids are on a 12-year cycle, which last peaked in 2006, when the shower was as strong as the Perseids.
Tesla says it plans on filling a "vast majority" of the vacancies with new hires. Elon Musk prefers to work long hours as he serves as CEO of Tesla and SpaceX simultaneously. Unlike Ford, Tesla still hasn't posted an annual profit yet. Yet, in a report from the Wall Street Journal, it is said that some Model 3 parts are being made by hand by workers at the Fremont facility, thanks to an assembly line that is not yet fully operational.
The trademark filing flew under the radar until Japanese news sites like Rocket News 24caught wind of it in recent days. There's also a possibility that Nintendo is planning on releasing a new entry in its series of classic consoles: The Game Boy Classic Edition.
Gameplay wise it conjures up a lot of 90s nostalgia, which is ironic. " Stranger Things: The Game " will not only challenge players to avoid enemies, but also solve some puzzles. After all, there seems to be an appetite for Stranger Things video game content, as we've seen a couple of impressive fan projects in the past connect the series to games.
The latest Android version - Android Oreo - was released a little more than a month ago and Google's Android distribution numbers for the month of October reveal that the new operating system has recorded a 0.2 percent adoption rate with the first month of its release.
The latest statistics on the Android Developers website show Android Oreo's presence in the pie chart, although accounting for a mere 0.2 percent. As expected, the Android Nougat-based devices logging into the store are slowly rising. While Android Nougat 7.0.0 is on 15.8 per cent devices, around 2 per cent users are on Android Nougat 7.1.
Arriving tomorrow, the Apple TV 4K also supports HDR content. And if your Internet speed isn't fast enough, the quality of video will be downgraded to what your connection can support. Moreover, Apple is not charging users an extra amount for 4K content. 4K movies will be charged as much as the HD version. Apple , however, has confirmed to The Verge , as well as other publications, that Dolby Atmos support is coming to the Apple TV 4K in the future, though a timeline for the ...
Amazon is boasting a new starting price of $149.99, making it easier than ever to afford a 10-inch Fire tablet. While the new features are a definite plus, the biggest news of the day is the fact that Amazon has dramatically cut prices for the Fire HD 10 , which will be available in Black, Marine Blue or Punch Red.
Brian Krzanich , the Chief Executive at Intel , told Reuters that the company has created a customized piece if silicon, which fits the requirements of Waymo's sensor fusion and has tapped the processing power of Intel . Numerous existing self-driving cars on U.S. roads, including Waymo's , are now within or close to level 4 autonomy, making it one step away from being advanced enough to be fully autonomous.
A packaged cartridge version of the game will be available at retail at a later date, Nintendo confirmed. New Nintendo 3DS Edition is launching on the eShop today, and you can get it as long as you own a New 3DS , a New 3DS XL, or a 2DS XL.
Lebanon police said Tuesday that they are investigating reports of an active shooter at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. The hospital has been placed on lockdown with those inside being told to shelter-in-place. Special agents from ATF's Boston office and representatives of the New Hampshire attorney general's office, including state police, are also responding to the scene.
Scary clowns dominated the United Kingdom box office as the remake of Stephen King's horror film It raked in almost £10 million during its opening weekend. The road ahead is bright for It which could finish its domestic run in the $250-300M range which is just mind-blowing for a $35M production. The movie's success over the weekend was spectacular considering the project cost only $35 million to produce.
Woodburn shot to prominence with a superb victor in Saturday's 1-0 defeat of Austria , the substitute's goal preserving his side's hopes of qualifying for next year's World Cup. So you try and guide him away from the problems. But does he make Bale feel old? "We have to do the same again in Moldova (on Tuesday)". "Mentally I think we all still feel 17 - me, Joe (Ledley), Wayne (Hennessey), Rambo (Aaron Ramsey), all of us - we're still young in our minds, maybe not so much in our bodies.
The origins of such "supermassive" black holes (SMBHs) remain unknown, although those of stellar-mass black holes are well understood. The new " black hole " discovered is the second largest in the Milky Way , and as Japanese astronomers have seen this mighty phenomenon, "a possible scenario is that intermediate-mass black holes ( IMBHs ) are formed by the clustering of stars in small compact stars, merge into the center of a galaxy to form an oversized black hole ".
In terms of video games 2007 no joke was an interesting year: when I saw the light, BioShock, Assassin's Creed, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Crysis, the Orange Box compilation from Valve, and many other notable works. Almost four years later, players were treated to The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings; almost a year later, the series finally move to console with the Xbox 360 launch.
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update also sees the loss of Paint , the 3D Builder app, Outlook Express, EMET, and various other features . With the Fall Creators Update , we are introducing some fun, new ways to get creative. But the big additions are gaming and mixed reality - check out our review here. Headsets and motion controllers (starting at $299) from these companies are expected to be release along with the Fall Creators Update on October 17, notes PCMag.
However, don't take our word for it... Apple's iPhone 8 unveiling could be just a couple of weeks away, and now Bloomberg's Mark Gurman has shared all the details he's hearing about the next handset. Due to the OLED screen's colour reproduction, however, when the display is black the sensor notch will blend in "nearly perfectly" with the iPhone display, presenting a seamless look.
If you happen to have missed the whole show you can catch it by visiting Xbox's YouTube channel . As you'd expect it's going to be a limited run, but Microsoft isn't divulging just how many units of Scorpio Edition there will be. On the one hand, it has built-in support for features like HDR, 4K video streaming, and the like. Also included is a full game download of Minecraft , unique Minecraft skins, sounds, textures, and much, much more! A selection of these games are: Federation ...
If you happen to have missed the whole show you can catch it by visiting Xbox's YouTube channel . Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition . The Xbox One X hits stores November 7th for $499.99. During Microsoft's Gamescom briefing today , the company announced an expanded partnership with Playerunknown's Battlegrounds developer Bluehole.
Inside the museum, guests can check out exhbitions, including the newest, Chasing Eclipses, which prepares visitors for the total solar eclipse. The Planetarium will host events with expert astronomers, telescopes, educational displays and live streams of the eclipse from multiple states throughout the country including those experiencing totality.
This financing means SoundCloud remains strong & independent. SoundCloud has just received an investment of $170 million a "global merchant bank" called The Raine Group and a Singapore-based investment company called Temasek . "We see a strong, independent future for the company". "Millions of creators choose these tools to share their work with the world - that will remain at the focus and center of the company".
It is not a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity because the Perseid shower happens every single year from July through Sept , reaching its peak in August, so if you miss it this year, there's always next year. Some meteors are expected to produce a train, or a spectrum of colors. "Actually next year, it occurs, I believe, around the time of new moon so we should have a much better display next summer", Chester said.
Amid the stand-off in Doklam, Chinese soldiers transgressed into the disputed territory along the global border with India. Talking about the Uttarakhand transgressions, official sources said that incidents of similar nature have happened in the past but are normally sorted out locally and should not be given undue importance.
The Ghost Recon Wildlands four-on-four PvP mode that Ubisoft announced in March (but somehow didn't include with the original release) will begin open beta testing later this summer, the publisher announced today. Istrate cautions that "all of these elements will make team play, communication, and strategic skills more crucial than ever". Ghost War will see two groups of players teaming up for 4v4 Team Deathmatch battles.
This new feature has several oddities, including the order at which music is played. The station is available to free radio listeners and subscribers globally and will be constantly updated with the latest new releases. Google also points out that there are certain limitations, such as how using your voice to play music and selecting the genre/mood/activity will not be supported for songs uploaded by yourself or purchased.