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Research Wanted: Protector of planets. Salary: Six figures
Author: 0 Wanted: Protector of planets. Salary: Six figures

However, the arduous work profile justifies the six figure salary. "Planetary protection is concerned with the avoidance of organic-constituent and biological contamination in human and robotic space exploration", NASA wrote in the job posting on its website late last month .

Research Check out the three new Wireless Xbox One Controllers
Author: 0 Check out the three new Wireless Xbox One Controllers

The first controller up is the classic looking Green/Grey , simple but gets the job done. The Xbox Wireless Controller - Patrol Tech Special Edition is the second controller in our Tech series and is inspired by military technology and performance patterns found in airborne navy patrol units.

Research Overwatch Player Finds Lucioball Achievements In Recent Patch
Author: 0 Overwatch Player Finds Lucioball Achievements In Recent Patch

After much anticipation, the Summer Games 2017 event for Overwatch has been announced. Blizzard is yet to reveal what new skins are heading for the community in the coming days. The tweaks for Lucioball multiplayer mode include a change in the mode's ultimate. This time around, the event will be headed to Sydney, Australia; last years Summer Games was in Brazil, to sync up with the Olympics.

Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Shares Bought by Gabelli Funds LLC

The last session's volume of 10.82 million shares was higher than its average volume of 7.25 million shares. Mairs And Pwr Inc invested 0.26% of its portfolio in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ). Bbva Compass Retail Bank holds 0.19% or 47,061 shares. About 245,093 shares traded. Wellington Management Grp Inc Llp has 2.17% invested in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY).

Research Gold Cartier lunar module replica stolen from museum
Author: 0 Gold Cartier lunar module replica stolen from museum

The local police department are continuing with their investigation with help from the FBI. Museums care for and exhibit items on behalf of you, the public. We are simply vessels of the public trust. Today, you can see "one-of-a-kind artifacts including the Gemini VIII spacecraft, Neil Armstrong's Gemini and Apollo spacesuits, and an Apollo 11 moon rock" at the museum, in addition to two aircraft Armstrong flew.

Research Amazon snatches ATP tennis rights from Sky
Author: 0 Amazon snatches ATP tennis rights from Sky

Those looking to catch up with the end of year ATP World Tour finals, held at the O2 Arena in London, will also need to sign up to Amazon. Sky's five-year contract with the ATP ends in 2018. Sky is preparing for a new round of bidding for the rights to the Premier League, which now costs the broadcaster around £1.2 billion a year, forcing it to be more selective over its other rights packages.

Research Facebook said to test video chat device in hardware push
Author: 0 Facebook said to test video chat device in hardware push

According to the report, Facebook's video chat gadget is being designed in its hardware-focused Building 8 division. The social network's experimental Building 8 lab is developing the device, which is described as "the first major hardware product" from the lab.

Research Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia, discuss N. Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia, discuss N. Korea

Speaking to reporters, he warned: "We don't think having a dialogue where the North Koreans come to the table assuming they're going to maintain their nuclear weapons is productive". Tillerson's tone was also markedly different to Trump's on China's role with regard to North Korea , and its failure to pressure North Korea into curbing its weapons programme.

Research Apple Sales Rise, Pushed by Sales of iPads and Macs
Author: 0 Apple Sales Rise, Pushed by Sales of iPads and Macs

Comgest Global Investors S.A.S. raised its stake in Apple by 5.1% in the fourth quarter. Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC now owns 16,100 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $1,865,000 after buying an additional 4,000 shares during the last quarter.

Research Cheetahs, Kings Officially Join Pro14
Author: 0 Cheetahs, Kings Officially Join Pro14

The expanded tournament will be called the Pro14 and see the teams split into two conferences of seven made up of two Welsh, two Irish and one team each from Scotland, Italy and South Africa. But South African teams will not be eligible to qualify for the European Champions Cup or Challenge Cup at present. The news broke in the last month that the two South African sides would be joining the PRO12 to turn it into the PRO14, and it has now emerged that a strategic agreement has been signed ...

Research Idris Elba slays Google Translate version of Baby Got Back
Author: 0 Idris Elba slays Google Translate version of Baby Got Back

Actor Idris Elba joins Jimmy Fallon on this show for a Google Translate singing session. " I'll place kindness on you , to your liking yes, you'll be constricted, a baby in goodnight time", they sang, dropping to their knees in front of the Tonight Show audience on Monday.

Research EA has Merged Mass Effect Studio Bioware Montreal with EA Motive
Author: 0 EA has Merged Mass Effect Studio Bioware Montreal with EA Motive

Before the studio was fully absorbed, staff from BioWare Montreal were also drafted over to BioWare Montreal to help with the upcoming Anthem . According to TechRaptor , there were previous hints that this might happen. The following statement was given to IGN by EA: " The teams in EA Worldwide Studios are packed with talent, and more than ever, we're driving collaboration between studios on key projects ".

Research SNES Classic Available for Pre-Order - We're Serious This Time
Author: 0 SNES Classic Available for Pre-Order - We're Serious This Time

The retail giant accidentally listed pre-orders for the system weeks ago, and pre-orders poured in from all over the world before Walmart admitted it was a mistake. Ever since Nintendo announced the SNES Classic Edition , fans have been frantically looking for a chance to reserve one. The company will also be making units available "throughout the balance of the calendar year".

Research Stardew Valley Multiplayer Details Revealed, Coming Early 2018
Author: 0 Stardew Valley Multiplayer Details Revealed, Coming Early 2018

One of the most eagerly awaited features for the hit indie game Stardew Valley is the addition of co-op multiplayer , something which has been in the works for a long, long time. Effort so far has been focused on overcoming the biggest technical hurdle: synchronising multiple games over the Internet. The post said that "15,000 lines of code have been rewritten", and nearly every source file had to be changed in some way to facilitate the multiplayer addition.

Research Asus ZenFone 4 launch actually set for August 17?
Author: 0 Asus ZenFone 4 launch actually set for August 17?

Besides the highly-anticipated Zenfone 4 and Zenfone 4 Max , Asus is also rumoured to launch other variants of the new phone series. The promo images attached to the press invite confirms that the device will include a set up of dual cameras at the rear side.

Research Owning Surface just got easier with the new Surface Plus Program
Author: 0 Owning Surface just got easier with the new Surface Plus Program

A version for businesses, called Surface Plus for Business, allows for variable lease terms and upgrades as often as ever 12 months. With the Surface Plus plan, customers in the USA can now own expensive products like the Surface Laptop , Surface Pro , Surface Book and Surface studio , and pay them off with a 24-month, zero-interest payment plan that's targeted at students, educators and businesses, according to the company's press release .

Research Amazon Halts Blu Phone Sales over
Author: 0 Amazon Halts Blu Phone Sales over "Potential Security Issue"

In October previous year her phone was taken off the market after Kryptowire first discovered the spyware in the smartphone Adups R1 Blu HD, Amazon bestselling and most popular model of the company. What's at dispute is the OTA firmware update software that Blu phones use. ADUPS is a well-known application used by several device manufacturers around the world.

Research Chrome ad-blocker shows up in experimental Android browser
Author: 0 Chrome ad-blocker shows up in experimental Android browser

The Canary channel for Android is an experimental and sometimes unstable version that includes some of the latest features Google are testing that are not yet ready for the prime time. The tool blocks all types of ads which are "offensive" according to Better Ads Standards. Google have previously expanded on the scope of the ad-blocker to suggest it will only target those ads that are intrusive to the user experience.

Research Earth Almost Certain to Warm by 2 Degrees
Author: 0 Earth Almost Certain to Warm by 2 Degrees

The Paris accord, signed by 195 countries, commits to holding the average global temperature to "well below 2C" above pre-industrial levels and sets a more aspirational goal to limit warming to 1.5C. Findings state that the latter is barely credible with only a 1% chance that temperatures will go above less than 1.5-degrees Celsius. There was a 13% chance that the Earth was already committed to 1.5C warming by 2100, said the authors led by Dr Thorsten Mauritsen, from the Max Planck ...

Research Ex-Google exec says Android cameras are years behind iPhone
Author: 0 Ex-Google exec says Android cameras are years behind iPhone

This comment was mainly directed towards differentiating the quality of pictures taken by an Apple iPhone and a flagship Android smartphone. The iPhone 7 Plus's Portrait mode is really impressive - the dual cameras and image signal processor crunch billions of computations on each photo where the "depth effect" is applied - but Android phones like the Galaxy S8 and Google Pixel have caught up in other ways.

Research Resident Evil: Revelations Coming To Nintendo Switch In Late 2017
Author: 0 Resident Evil: Revelations Coming To Nintendo Switch In Late 2017

The Switch version will not be broken up in parts and will download as a single game. The release will be delayed (much like numerous Wii U ports) but it's for a good reason. It was ported to the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC later with Resident Evil Revelations 2 debuting in 2015 for PS3, Xbox 360, PS4, Xbox One, PC and PlayStation Vita.

Research Apple Backs LG After Trouble From Samsung Over iPhone 8 OLED Screen
Author: 0 Apple Backs LG After Trouble From Samsung Over iPhone 8 OLED Screen

While speculations stand that the market penetration for LGD won't be more than 4%-6% in 2018 Apple hopes LG will gain substantial supply share in 2019. However, considering its strengths are in front-end process, collaborating with a specialized back-end process provider like GIS will, in our view, significantly boost iPhone OLED panel output rate.

Research Asteroid Flyby To Assist NASA Test Global Tracking Network
Author: 0 Asteroid Flyby To Assist NASA Test Global Tracking Network

The Asteroid didn't Earth this time, but it should serve as a wake-up call, that we need to do more to detect incoming asteroids. 2012 TC4 is about 30mts across, and will become the test subject for a new detection and tracking network developed to assess the level of threat posed by rogue asteroids .

Research Microsoft working on Windows Dev Center app for Android
Author: 0 Microsoft working on Windows Dev Center app for Android

However, this should not be confused with the idea that people have manually downloaded the app this many times. Instead, the app is automatically loaded onto your Android-powered gadget - if it has access to Google's suite of Play services, that is.

Research Formula E Victory 'A Dream Come True' - Di Grassi
Author: 0 Formula E Victory 'A Dream Come True' - Di Grassi

Rosenqvist's 1m22.344s knocked Jean-Eric Vergne off top spot and Bird, who ran last in the superpole after heading the group stage, fell 0.215s short of that benchmark. "The circuit - like always - can always be improved", he said previous year. Buemi scored six victorious over the course of the season, compared to di Grassi's two, but picked up two disqualifications and was absent from the double-header in NY.

Research Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is adding new animations to the game
Author: 0 Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is adding new animations to the game

Interestingly enough, while the idea of a collective hive mind taking control of a single soldier in the title should have logically resulted in a major loss, Twitch Chat actually managed to end the match by getting third place out of 97 other players after being run over by a vehicle.

Research What Time Is the Total Solar Eclipse? Depends on Your Zip Code
Author: 0 What Time Is the Total Solar Eclipse? Depends on Your Zip Code

Most eclipse maps highlighting the path of totality show a dark circle that represents the umbra. According to Dr. Tyler Nordgren, a professor & author of " Sun , Moon , Earth", "A total solar eclipse is going to take place in the continental United States, as the Moon will cross in-between the Earth and the Sun".

Research Samsung's New Mobile LTE Modem Supports Speeds Faster Than Fiber
Author: 0 Samsung's New Mobile LTE Modem Supports Speeds Faster Than Fiber

While Samsung's current Exynos 9 Series (8895) modem supports 5CA and turned the S8 into the first gigabit-speed phone, Samsung added one more bandwidth in its newest modem to generate the.2 Gbps boost. To be blunt, any device using Samsung's new modem - which, the company says, will begin mass production by the end of the year if all goes to plan - will be ahead of the curve.