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Self-driving cars tested on United Kingdom roads

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Further trials are planned in the city next year as well as the next stages of a trial in Milton Keynes which saw driverless pods tested on the town's pavements in October 2016. "We are supporting innovative research that will be integral to the infrastructure, technology and legal landscape needed to make intelligent, self-driving vehicles a reality within the next decade". Read More »

Dogs owners have lower risk of death

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Tove Fall, professor of epidemiology at Uppsala University , and owner of a five-month-old Kooikerhondje puppy, said the health benefits of dog ownership appeared to be starkest for people who otherwise lived alone. "Stress relief through companionship has an inherent benefit to people's overall health, so it is not surprising that dog owners display a lower risk of heart disease", said Dr. Read More »

Intel says will have commercial 5G modem in 2019

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The news comes as Intel today announced that it has "successfully completed a full end-to-end 5G call based on its early 5G silicon, a key milestone in its development". Well, that needs to be correct considering how the Galaxy Note 8 burned iPhone X in recent LTE speed tests. Intel also revealed an update to its XMM LTE modem line, signifying an upgrade on the XMM 7460 model now being used in the latest iPhone devices from Apple. Read More »

Troubleshoot problems on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL with Google Assistant

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Google Assistant has improved quite a bit since its inception, and in the near future, it may become even more useful. Running Android Oreo, Pixel 2 XL comes with full screen, 6-inch QHD+ 18:9 display with 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 4GB RAM and houses Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor. Read More »

Skyrim is Switch's first non-Nintendo game to support video capture

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When docked, the Nintendo Switch version of the game seems to be coming head to head with both Sony's and Microsoft's consoles. Though, he said, it can be hard to predict what demand will be like. However, the Nintendo dominance doesn't stop there, as the Super NES Classic Edition charted as the number 2 spot. Naturally, many fans were left wondering just how many corners would have to be cut to get the game running on Nintendo's portable console. Read More »

Newly discovered planet could be home to alien life

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It's not as close as Proxima b, now the closest Earth-like exoplanet known to man, but it could be one day because Ross 128 and its planet are moving closer to our solar system. Argument remains of whether the exoplanet might be in the habitable zone where liquid water could exist on its surface. The exoplanet is predicted to have a temperature range of between -60 and 20C. Read More »

'Detective Pikachu' Movie Casts 'The Get Down' Star in Lead Role

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Universal Pictures is set to handle the distribution for Detective Pikachu outside of Japan, while The Pokémon Company's long time movie collaborator Toho will take on the distribution of the film franchise in Japan. In that game, Pikachu is a detective who meets a boy named Tim Goodman who can understand Pikachu's unique language. Universal Pictures will distribute Detective Pikachu to remaining global territories. Read More »

Investor Watch on Shares of Netapp Inc (NTAP)

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Short traders are feeling a little more bearish on the company lately if you look at the uptick in short interest. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $46.38. That shift is reflected in NetApp's sales of its strategic product sets including all-flash storage, converged infrastructure, hyper-converged infrastructure, and hybrid cloud which together now account for 69 percent of total product revenue, up 23 percent over the same period past year, ... Read More »

Apple releases iOS 11.1.2 to fix iPhone X cold weather issue

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The bug caused the iPhone X to selectively miss certain inputs, meaning that typing was a lot more hard than it should have been. The fix is a pretty fast turnaround for Apple , which acknowledged the issued far sooner than usual when reports of the problem first emerged last week. Read More »

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PYPL) Reaches a New Pinnacle

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Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC grew its holdings in shares of Paypal Holdings by 511.9% in the third quarter. Gabelli Funds LLC now owns 695,600 shares of the credit services provider's stock worth $44,539,000 after purchasing an additional 227,600 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

EPS for Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Expected At $

The company's beta value is at 2.89. Where the relative strength index (RSI) is a technical momentum indicator that compares the magnitude of recent gains to recent losses in an attempt to determine excess buying & selling conditions of an asset, it is one of the most popular technical indicators, computed on the basis of the speed and direction of a stock's price movement. Read More »

Shadow of War Free & Premium DLC Release Dates Announced

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Shadow of War will add new content between now and the end of the year through free updates, Warner Bros. has announced today. Endless Siege will have you defending your Nemesis fortresses from the forces of the Dark Lord Sauron as he strives to reclaim Mordor, while Rebellion will have you crushing attempts from within to undermine the Bright Lord, pitting you against turncoat Ologs and Uruks. Read More »

Firefox Quantum Competes With Google Chrome

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The company also revealed a new user interface (UI) that looks decidedly minimalist. "It's by far the biggest update we've had since we launched Firefox 1.0 in 2004", Mark Mayo, the Mozilla executive who oversees the browser, wrote in a Tuesday post to a company blog . Read More »

Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro track vehicle revealed

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The "standard" road auto version of the Valkyrie is already set to turn out fairly extreme, equipped as it is with a 6.5-litre V12 Cosworth engine in combination with an F1-style KERS hybrid device that is expected to produce over 1,100bhp in a vehicle that weighs around 1,000kg. Read More »

Blue House: South Korea to hold summit with China on Saturday

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Abe said he had proposed visiting China at an appropriate time, which would then be followed by Xi visiting Japan. He also repeated his official stance that "This is the time to focus on toughening sanctions and pressure in order to guide North Korea down the path toward dialogue". Read More »

SpaceX to launch its most mysterious payload yet

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Cape Town - In a galaxy far, far away American President Donald Trump might call Kim Jong-un of North Korea Rocket Man, but the United States government will be launching Zuma into space on Thursday. As Florida Today said, SpaceX is no stranger to launching top secret missions, including a spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office and another payload for the Department of Defense. Read More »

OnePlus 5T special Star Wars edition likely to be in the works

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In the query, a user asked if 4000 yuan (approx Rs 39,000) will be enough to buy the new OnePlus 5T . The tweet is taken as a sign that the company may price the OnePlus 5T same as that of OnePlus 5 . The OnePlus 5 had huge success due to its price point and specifications. One of the major highlights of OnePlus 5T is speculated to be its extended display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Read More »

New Internet TV Service Has $16 Monthly Tab and No Sports

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A group of United States cable networks has launched a new subscription streaming service focused on entertainment, lifestyle and knowledge programming. Philo also offers a cloud DVR at no extra charge. Philo also plans to roll out a set of social features for its streaming platform in early 2018. Read More »

Analyst EPS Estimates Screen: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc

It has underperformed by 19.60% the S&P500. Eric Bannasch increased its stake in T Mobile Us Inc (TMUS) by 6.16% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Moreover, Banc Funds Co Llc has 1.28% invested in the company for 1.62 million shares. The Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 67.52 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.94. Read More »

FBI launch investigation into judge who jailed Meek Mill

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A lawyer for Meek Mill is asking a Philadelphia judge to recuse herself before he appeals the rapper's sentence of two to four years in prison . Amid mounting backlash over rapper Meek Mill's prison sentence, hundreds of activists and prominent personalities - including Rick Ross , the Philadelphia Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins and the Philadelphia 76ers' Julius Erving - gathered at Philadelphia's Criminal Justice Center on Monday for a rally protesting the rapper's imprisonment. Read More »

'Super Mario Bros.' Movie in Development at Illumination

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Nintendo's marquee characters have always been tempting to Hollywood, particularly now that the movie business is driven by globally popular franchise films featuring well known brands like Marvel superheroes, " Fast and Furious " and Harry Potter . Read More »

Bungie reveals first details for Destiny 2's Curse of Osiris expansion

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We also know that Curse of Osiris will take us back to Mercury and straight into the Infinite Forest, a simulated reality displaced in time by the Vex. The lair for Leviathan, Eater of Worlds, will require six players like the normal raid does, and will still require a high power level, but will not be as lengthy as the normal raid. Read More »

Apple iOS 11.2 Speeding Things Up

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Apple is now testing iOS 11 .2 by offering developer releases. Since the wireless wired charging on the iPhone 8 and iPhone X is made using a more powerful laptop adapter, it is very likely that in the future we will see a new increase in charging speed over the 7,5 W possible in this moment. Read More »

Lenoid meteor shower to occur in the UAE this weekend

With no illuminated moon to dampen the show, all the better for sky-gazers that Leonids are "bright meteors with a high percentage of persistent trains, "according to the American Meteor Society, referring to the often swirling trails of glowing vapor left in the sky after a meteor fades from view". Read More »

Man declares himself the king of disputed territory in Africa

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Bir Tawil is the largest uninhabited territory which was neither claimed by Egypt nor Sudan. There is no road, but it was not a hard trip, although I was afraid of being abducted by terrorists. 'It was an epic journey starting from Abu Simbel at 4am. I took help from a local driver Mustafa for the auto and most part of driving. Dixit said, 'Following the early civilisation ethics and rules, if you want to claim a land then you need to grow crops on it. Read More »

Apple reported to be working on laser-powered, 3D-sensing rear camera

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The infamous notch of the iPhone X houses an infrared dot projector that beams 30,000 dots onto a user's face, while another sensor reads these beams and creates a data-based 3D map that allows it to identify faces. After the relative success of Apple's front-mounted 3D sensor on the iPhone X, which is the component that enables Face ID and the company's playful Animojis, Apple is reportedly aiming to complement 2019 iPhones with similar tech on their backsides, too. Read More »