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Research Twilight observations reveal huge storm on Neptune
Author: 0 Twilight observations reveal huge storm on Neptune

During the monitor period, Molter found that the complex storm system to get much bigger and brighter in between June 26 and July 2 which was extremely surprising to him. Other planets had a similar convective cloud, but there's a discrepancy in this answer. " Seeing a storm this bright at such a low latitude is extremely surprising ", said Molter, who spotted the storm near Neptune's equator during a dawn test run of twilight observing at WM Keck Observatory on Maunakea, Hawaii .

Research 9-year-old 'Guardian of the Galaxy' applies for NASA job
Author: 0 9-year-old 'Guardian of the Galaxy' applies for NASA job

He said he has seen all the space and alien movies he can see, and he is great at video games. Davis signed the carefully penned letter with what appears to be his self-ascribed current title, "Guardian of the Galaxy". "We hope to see you here at NASA one of these days", Green wrote. The employment announcement says that planetary protection is related to the avoidance of biological contamination and organic components contamination in space missions with a human or robotic ...

Research Google Pixel 2 leaked in rendered image, reveals thick bezels
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 leaked in rendered image, reveals thick bezels

So if you're eyeing a Google Pixel , check out Google's online store to find a number of solid discounts on all variants of the phone. Senior Google Pixel 2 XL will have nearly the same hardware, but the screen increased to 5.5 inches, and resolution has increased to Quad HD.

Research Cess ceiling on vehicles to rise from 15% to 25%: Finance Ministry
Author: 0 Cess ceiling on vehicles to rise from 15% to 25%: Finance Ministry

As a result of the government rejigging the cess ceiling, sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and luxury cars are likely to cost more. "The decision on when to raise the actual cess leviable on the motor vehicles will be taken by the GST Council in due course", the finance ministry added in another tweet.

Research Hyundai Unveils 'The Next Gen VERNA' in India
Author: 0 Hyundai Unveils 'The Next Gen VERNA' in India

The new gen HyundaiVerna was among the much awaited launches this year. "Our R&D Centre in Namyang (S. Korea), Chennai and Hyderabad has put extreme efforts to make this a world-Class sedan for Product Supremacy and utmost customer satisfaction, he added".

Research General Motors recalling almost 800000 pickup trucks worldwide
Author: 0 General Motors recalling almost 800000 pickup trucks worldwide

The 2014 Chevy Silverado LD and GMC Sierra LD apparently has a software and voltage problem that causes a brief loss of the trucks' electric steering assistance when a strain is put on the system. What Owners Should Do: Chevrolet and GMC manufacturer GM has not yet provided an owner-notification schedule. Potentially affected vehicle owners can visit the NHTSA website and type in the vehicle's VIN to learn if their vehicle has any recalls like this.

Research Google software engineer defends gender pay gap in leaked manifesto
Author: 0 Google software engineer defends gender pay gap in leaked manifesto

The 10-page treatise, titled "Google's Ideological Echo Chamber", argues that women are underrepresented in tech not as a result of bias and discrimination but rather biological difference between men and women. Gizmodo obtained and published it in full after this story went live. She wrote that the document "advanced incorrect assumptions about gender" and that "it's not a viewpoint that I or this company endorses, promotes or encourages".

Research Final Fantasy 15 Comrades DLC Receiving Another Closed Test on August 11th
Author: 0 Final Fantasy 15 Comrades DLC Receiving Another Closed Test on August 11th

In the Comrades expansion, players will be able to use a very deep character customization tool to create their personalized avatar, who will then team up with three other players, either also human-controlled or AI-controlled. There will only be a small sample of what will be available during the closed beta however. The requirements to gain access to the beta are a copy of Final Fantasy XV , a subscription to either the PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold services, and ownership of the ...

Research Watch partial lunar eclipse on August 7 from across India
Author: 0 Watch partial lunar eclipse on August 7 from across India

The event - which won't be full, but rather a partial lunar eclipse -will occur on Monday evening in the aforementioned territories as well as Antarctica. If you're a seasoned skywatcher who lives outside of North America, a partial solar eclipse might not be much of a replacement for a total solar eclipse, but at least it's something, right? The outer shadow, or penumbra, is a zone where Earth's shadow is partial and blocks some, but not all of the Sun's rays.

Research Total solar eclipse viewing party planned in Palmyra
Author: 0 Total solar eclipse viewing party planned in Palmyra

Lindsay Sallecchai". During the flight, guests will be suspended within the path of totality . It will start in OR at 9:05 a.m., and then go through Idaho , Wyoming , Montana, Nebraska , Iowa, Kansas, Missouri , Illinois , Kentucky, Tennessee , Georgia , and North and SC.

Research 9-year-old
Author: 0 9-year-old "Guardian of the Galaxy" submits application for NASA job

After hearing that NASA was looking for its next " Planetary Protection Officer ", 9-year-old Jack Davis chose to throw his name in the hat. Jack ends the letter stating the other attributes that would make him ideal for the position, such as his "great" video game skills and his youth, which will make it easy to "learn to think like an alien".

Research Titanfall 2 Should Have Sold Better According to Respawn Entertainment
Author: 0 Titanfall 2 Should Have Sold Better According to Respawn Entertainment

It doesn't help that the game competed with the critically and commercially successful Battlefield 1 . Again, I'll reiterate this point, because it's insane I have to even say it, perhaps releasing a game on October 28th alongside the genre (and general industry) juggernauts Battlefield 1 (October 28th) and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (November 4th) is a terrible, disgusting decision...

Research Niger Delta withdraws ultimatum to Nigerian government ( Find out the reason )
Author: 0 Niger Delta withdraws ultimatum to Nigerian government ( Find out the reason )

The meeting was well attended with several leaders from the Niger Delta region and Mr. Clark told reporters that even members of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, who were at the forefront of agitations from the region in recent years and who, disassociated themselves from PANDEF in a statement by its spokesperson, Jomo Gbomo were part of the meeting.

Research Washoe air moves into
Author: 0 Washoe air moves into "unhealthy for sensitive groups" range

High winds pushed the smoke downward through nearby counties like Okanogan, until it hit the Basin Monday and Tuesday. The smoke that has drifted into the Puget Sound region from wildfires in British Columbia has made the air quality so bad that the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is advising everyone to stay indoors.

Research The next Apple Watch will reportedly have LTE
Author: 0 The next Apple Watch will reportedly have LTE

The next generation Apple Watch might break free from your iPhone and connect directly to cellular networks, according to a report from reliable insider Mark Gurman of Bloomberg , who cited "people familiar with the matter". "No mention in Businessweek's report, though, of the all-new form factor that I've heard is coming for this year's new watches". Battery life is still an issue with a device of this size that's constantly connected to a network, but perhaps the new form factor will ...

Research 'Despacito' (Sans Justin Bieber) Breaks YouTube Record for Most Viewed Video
Author: 0 'Despacito' (Sans Justin Bieber) Breaks YouTube Record for Most Viewed Video

It now owns the pole position on the Billboard Hot 100 for a twelfth consecutive week and recently earned the top spot in our ranking for 2017's Song of Summer . The even more interesting aspect about " Despacito " claiming the top spot? "Wow", Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee , who is featured on " Despacito ", said to his almost 17 million followers on Instagram.

Research Samsung OLED production lines dedicated to iPhones ramping up to full capacity
Author: 0 Samsung OLED production lines dedicated to iPhones ramping up to full capacity

While Samsung partially produces flexible OLED panels along with rigid OLED panels on its A2 line, it will only produce panels for iPhones on its A3 line as Apple has reportedly requested different technologies. That will increase its production of panels for iPhones by 7x, going from 15,000 panels/month to 105,000 panels/month. Tim Cook had mentioned recently in a press conference that Apple is facing problem in maintaining a balance in supply and demand chain for AirPods due ...

Research Facebook Rolls Out Stories To Desktop As Part Of Pilot Test
Author: 0 Facebook Rolls Out Stories To Desktop As Part Of Pilot Test

Instead of giving several different avenues for people to post Stories , it makes more sense if Facebook could just sync Facebook and Instagram stories - as it is both the services can be linked together for a single user. Per se, the news feed feature which was first introduced in Facebook has now become the norm over social media platforms. Elsewhere, Stories is inspiring redesigns of other top apps, including most recently, Tinder , Match , and Skype .

Author: 0 Game of Thrones' newest episode brought up ominous memories from prior seasons

Even if Cersei Lannister still reminds herself about the shame from season 5, the queen has now been reborn. But one person who is now thriving is the Queen of the Seven Kingdoms, Cersei Lannister. After Cersei beds Jaime (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) in a fit of passion brought on by the thrill of exacting vengeance on Ellaria Sand , she boldly lets her handmaid see her brother in their post-coital bed.

Research Whatsapp-Reliance Talk Of Custom Made 'Whatsapp' For Jio Phone
Author: 0 Whatsapp-Reliance Talk Of Custom Made 'Whatsapp' For Jio Phone

Since JioPhone will be mostly bought by people who now don't own a phone, WhatsApp might look forward to capitalize on this new wave of internet users enabled by JioPhone . The deposit will be refunded in full after a period of three years, but only if the user returns the device. WhatsApp is used by 200 million users in India.

Research Aisha Buhari charges women to lead the process of uniting Nigerians
Author: 0 Aisha Buhari charges women to lead the process of uniting Nigerians

Accompanied on the visit by a former governor of Osun State, Olagunsoye Oyinlola , the former president, it was gathered, arrived the Abuja House on on Saturday, around 9.00 p.m.to the embrace of Buhari. Do not cut, copy or lift any content from this website without our consent. He, however, added that Buhari was doing well as he cracked jokes and was mentally alert during the London meeting, which was ostensibly meant to convince Nigerians that the President was not on life support or ...

Author: 0 Spotify said to be coming soon to Xbox One

Do you or would you use Spotify on your console? The news of the music streaming app hitting the Xbox One , comes up after Larry Hryb, or better known by his Gamertag, Major Nelson, teased fans on Microsoft's platform by going online while using the then to be announced Spotify on Xbox One.

Research Lenovo's Moto X moment: going stock Android on all phones
Author: 0 Lenovo's Moto X moment: going stock Android on all phones

The move towards stock Android seems to be a result of the Motorola - Lenovo partnership and is a step in the right direction. However, after years of trying to refine and flawless this custom skin, Lenovo has made the decision to abandon it altogether in favor of stock Android.

Research Massive Dinosaur With Armor Had Camouflage, Scientists Say
Author: 0 Massive Dinosaur With Armor Had Camouflage, Scientists Say

The results appear today in the journal Current Biology . The fossil is believed to be 110 million years old and was remarkably well preserved because the dinosaur died in a river and was preserved in the muddy riverbed. They might not look particularly appetizing, but the find suggests that predatory dinosaurs were still hunting nodosaurs regularly enough for them to evolve this extra line of defense.

Research Xiaomi Topples Apple, Fitbit In Wearables Business
Author: 0 Xiaomi Topples Apple, Fitbit In Wearables Business

Quarterly worldwide smartphone shipment numbers from market analytical firm IDC have been made public for Q2 2017 and the results are largely indifferent. That's close to 56 per cent rise in shipments, meaning Apple's recent strategy to position Apple Watch as a fitness device has worked in favor of the company.

Research Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Reaches New 12-Month High at $63.79
Author: 0 Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Reaches New 12-Month High at $63.79

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in 2016 Q4. If we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is 1.05%, whereas Month Volatility is at 0.99%. It has a 46.97 P/E ratio. (Activision), Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. Schwab Charles Investment Mgmt has 0.12% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Blizzard), King Digital Entertainment (King) and Other.

Research NASA hiring real-life Man in Black to fight aliens
Author: 0 NASA hiring real-life Man in Black to fight aliens

Men in Black , is that you? The planetary protection officer is also in charge of making sure that if and when we land on exoplanets that support life, we don't bring something along that'll wipe them them out, like those octopus-looking guys in War of the Worlds who were destroying New Jersey and then suddenly died from random terrestrial bacteria.

Author: 0 Galaxy Note 8 'final specs' leaked before official launch

The Korean electronics giant has already sent out invites for what can only be the Galaxy Note 8 launch, on August 23, at an event in NY. After all, what good would such a promotion be without the release of the device. This makes the Galaxy Note 8 to be the first handset of the company to arrive with a dual camera setup. An 8MP camera with f/1.7 aperture is expected on the front.

Research Senators hail passage of free tuition law
Author: 0 Senators hail passage of free tuition law

Duterte promised to Filipinos during his first few months in office. Scholarship grants and an improved student loan program will also be granted to students of both public and private college and universities. Guevarra added that the government was also expecting that both local and global sectors would help in the first few years for the effective implementation of the law.