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Research Carbon emissions up, 'time is running out,' warn scientists
Author: 0 Carbon emissions up, 'time is running out,' warn scientists

The budget, which refers to the amount of carbon we can release into the atmosphere before we exceed climate change targets, has been determined by the Global Carbon Project . Emissions from fossil fuels and industry will reach around 37 billion tonnes carbon dioxide in 2017. In 2017, carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels and industry are projected to grow by 2% (0.8% to 3%).

Author: 0 Xbox One X smash PlayStation Pro sales numbers in UK

Achieving significant advancements in graphical processing power, the console debuted as the most powerful on the market, pushing 4K resolutions, HDR content and other visual enhancements. The figures have also revealed that the Project Scorpio edition of the console achieved the most sales, while Call of Duty: WW2 was the top-selling Xbox One game in the new console's launch week.

Research Google begins shipping wireless Pixel Buds
Author: 0 Google begins shipping wireless Pixel Buds

Just a few days after we posted about the screen flashing when some owners unlock or lock their Pixel 2 XL , some of the device's owners are having difficulty with touch responsiveness near the edges of the screen. Indeed this seems fishy and as the source reports it is to do with accidental touch protection logic. Judging by the fact that an official Google Community Manager has responded to say a fix is in the works, this sounds like a genuine issue that Google is acknowledging.

Research Dinosaur shark: Portugal scientists make terrifying discovery in Ocean
Author: 0 Dinosaur shark: Portugal scientists make terrifying discovery in Ocean

The group of scientists caught the frilled shark at a depth of 700 metres while working on a project to minimise unwanted catches in commercial fishing. The scientists further said that the rare and ancient creature might have inspired 19th-century tales of " sea serpents ". Pretty much all other sharks have separate gills, but the frilled shark's first pair of gills stretch all the way across its throat.

Research Google to remove Apps from Play Store if rules are ignored
Author: 0 Google to remove Apps from Play Store if rules are ignored

Action required: If you aren't already doing so, you must explain to users how your app is using the 'android. permission .BIND_ACCESSIBILITY_SERVICE' to help users with disabilities use Android devices and apps. There are of course apps that you can download to help check which apps are vampires, draining your phone of blood (battery). Google states that developers can alternatively remove the request for accessibility services within the app, or can choose to unpublish their app.

Research North Korean soldier shot while defecting to South Korea
Author: 0 North Korean soldier shot while defecting to South Korea

Moon also asked the Chinese leader to visit the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea next year, and Xi responded, "I will make efforts to visit South Korea". Xi urged South Korea to take a "responsible attitude on THAAD that stands the test of history", adding that it would be "new beginnings and a good start".

Author: 0 Samsung announces next generation Exynos 9810 SoC

The details are anything but conclusive but it narrows options down to the, admittedly unrealistic, Galaxy S9 Mini, or the A3 (2018). The Galaxy A5 (2016) that arrived in December 2015 had a model number of SM-A510. The Galaxy A5 (2018) will sport a 5.5-inch Full HD+ Infinity display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, while the Galaxy A7 (2018) will feature a 6-inch Full HD+ display with a similar screen resolution.

Research Brennan: Trump Should be Ashamed of Impugning Clapper's Character on Vet's Day
Author: 0 Brennan: Trump Should be Ashamed of Impugning Clapper's Character on Vet's Day

Putin is very clever in terms of playing to Mr. Trump's interest in being flattered ". "He said he didn't meddle-I asked him again", Trump said, per the New York Times . "POTUS embraces Putin yet again telling world he believes former KGB agent's denial of attack on our election over our own Intel public servants, calling them 'political hacks.' Disturbing and shamelessly unpatriotic, on Veterans Day no less", she tweeted on Saturday following Trump's comments.

Research Krishna river boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 16, ex-gratia announced
Author: 0 Krishna river boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 16, ex-gratia announced

The incident occurred when the boat set off for Pavitra Sangamam at Ferry village near Vijayawada from Bhavani Island, the police said. In a separate incident, at least six people had drowned in river Ganga in Bihar's Maranchi. Chinnarajappa, who rushed to the site, said 16 bodies had been recovered while the search was on for the missing. National Disaster Response Force personnel are now performing rescue operation.

Author: 0 Venus, Jupiter conjunction tomorrow: Set your alarms for 45 minutes before sunrise

Observers will have to have an uninterrupted view to the south-east as the planets will be very low in the sky . Venus is known as the brightest planet and it always follows up as the second one and will be "snuggling "with Jupiter". You should go out about 45 minutes before sunrise, and can expect a better a view if you stand on a hilltop or balcony, according to EarthSky . It is the unusual proximity that will make the event bigger, although Venus will still be 246 million kilometers ...

Research Salah delighted as Tunisia, Morocco seal World Cup spots
Author: 0 Salah delighted as Tunisia, Morocco seal World Cup spots

Two goals in five first half minutes from Nabil Dirar and Medhi Benatia saw Morocco win at Ivory Coast to claim top spot in Group C. Morocco returns to the world's biggest stage for the first time since 1998. The first blow came when an intended cross from Dirar went over an Ivorian defender and a Moroccan attacker and slipped past goalkeeper Sylvain Gbohouo into the far corner.

Research Must work as one: Kejriwal tells Punjab and Haryana
Author: 0 Must work as one: Kejriwal tells Punjab and Haryana

In a tweet put out on Wednesday, Kejriwal informed his followers on Twitter that he had sought meetings with the chief ministers of Punjab and Haryana to find a solution to crop burning. Punjab CM has also requested the Prime Minister to convene meeting of Chief Ministers of the affected States along with the Union Ministers for Agriculture, Food and Environment on the issue.

Research Billion Capture+ Smartphone with Dual-lens camera launched by Flipkart
Author: 0 Billion Capture+ Smartphone with Dual-lens camera launched by Flipkart

It aims to bring high-quality products to the Indian consumer. The phone will go on sale starting November 15. It is a Billion branded smartphone. The Flipkart smartphone, based on the Android operating system, will be priced at Rs10,999 for the 32GB model and at Rs12,999 for the 64GB model, Billion category head Hrishikesh Thite said.

Research Roku shares surge 50% on first-ever Earnings beat
Author: 0 Roku shares surge 50% on first-ever Earnings beat

Shares rose in extended trading to a high of $24.30 after closing at $18.84 Wednesday in NY before the results were released. A number of other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on the stock . The stock was sold at an average price of $14.00, for a total value of $96,600,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink .

Research Amazon to roll out pop-up stores inside Bay Area Whole Foods locations
Author: 0 Amazon to roll out pop-up stores inside Bay Area Whole Foods locations

The Seattle-based company says that Whole Foods stores in Chicago; Denver; Rochester Hills, Michigan; Davie, Florida; and Pasadena, California, will open Amazon pop-up stores next week. The acquisition gives Amazon a footprint of 470 stores across the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Amazon introduced new Fire TV and Echo devices in September .

Research Bentley unveils all-new Continental GT3 challenger
Author: 0 Bentley unveils all-new Continental GT3 challenger

The new reconfigured track suspension and racing brakes. The previous generation Continental GT3 was a championship victor in the endurance racing world with 120 podiums and 45 wins across 528 races globally. Based on the latest Continental coupe, the auto will go on sale from June 2018. The new auto is powered by a development of the four-litre twin-turbo V8 from the original Continental GT3.

Research Apple Planning Augmented Reality Headset
Author: 0 Apple Planning Augmented Reality Headset

The report also claims that Apple will release a new version of ARKit in 2018 that will pave the way for developers to begin building experiences that could target this device. Just as tvOS powers the Apple TV, macOS runs on Macs and watchOS runs on Apple Watches, " rOS " will power Apple's AR headset. Also mentioned is that Geoff Stahl, a former software manager for games and graphics at Apple is also one of the directors of rOS.

Research Nintendo to Heavily Increase Switch Production in 2018
Author: 0 Nintendo to Heavily Increase Switch Production in 2018

A new report reveals that Nintendo is planning a significant increase in Switch production for 2018. This week, people familiar with Nintendo's plans told the Wall Street Journal that the company is hoping to produce and ship between 25 million and 30 millions Switch units in the next fiscal year, which begins in April 2018.

Research IBM researchers achieve 50 qubit quantum processor prototype
Author: 0 IBM researchers achieve 50 qubit quantum processor prototype

IBM is increasing the pressure on Google in the battle to commercialize quantum computing technology. "These latest advances show that we are quickly making quantum systems and tools available that could offer an advantage for tackling problems outside the realm of classical machines".

Research Logitech is offering Harmony Link owners a free Hub following backlash
Author: 0 Logitech is offering Harmony Link owners a free Hub following backlash

Logitech launched the Harmony Link in 2011. The company offered Harmony Link owners a 35 percent discount on the purchase of a new Harmony Hub (its modern successor) but needless to say, that didn't sit well with loyal users. The free upgrade may placate recent purchasers of the Harmony Link but because of the short warranty, users who have owned the Harmony Link for as little as 91 days will still have to pay to upgrade to the Harmony Hub or be stuck with a device that no longer works.

Research Nintendo Switch: Hulu Is Console's First Streaming Service
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch: Hulu Is Console's First Streaming Service

The Wii had Hulu , Amazon, and Netflix , while the WiiU added YouTube and the anime-centric Crunchyroll. Over the years, there were two extremes (high end and low-end games) but with the release of Nintendo Switch , developers can offer a mid-tier experience to the players as well.

Author: 0 Facebook Combats "Revenge Porn" With New Algorithm

Facebook is trying to combat " revenge porn " by encouraging users in Australia to submit their nude photos to a pilot project created to prevent intimate images from being shared without consent. Once Facebook is notified, they use image-matching technology to access and tag the image to prevent anyone from sharing it on their platforms. But that still requires human workers and human eyes on the sensitive images.

Research Twitter pauses future account verification to fix 'busted' system
Author: 0 Twitter pauses future account verification to fix 'busted' system

He took to Twitter on November 7 to celebrate earning that blue checkmark. The revelation that Twitter had lent its imprimatur to such a figure unleashed an angry response and, within hours, led the site to issue a statement pledging to temporarily halt new verifications as it reexamine the process.

Research Merging Fortunes: Trump Administration Wary of AT&T, Time Warner merger
Author: 0 Merging Fortunes: Trump Administration Wary of AT&T, Time Warner merger

Discussions of individual assets, including the division that includes CNN, have come up in conversations between the companies and Justice Department officials, according to people familiar with the matter. Television empire and DC Enterntainment (a vehicle for Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and other superheroes), along with HBO, Cinemax and the array of Turner Broadcasting properties: TNT, TBS, TruTV, Turner Classic Movies, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, HLN and CNN.

Author: 0 Name a world contest

The US space agency is planning to fly past the space rock system nestled in the Kuiper Belt on New Year's Day in 2019. So that's where you come in. Among names nominated by participants is "Pangu", which some Chinese mythologies recognize as the first ever living being. The campaign is open for voting by everyone, the report added.