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Jul 14 2017

NASA watching sunspot as it becomes visible - could cause solar flares, auroras

While there is some erratic behavior, sunspot formation largely depends on the sun's 11-year magnetic cycle. NASA's Sun Dynamics Observatory satellite caught the fir...

Jul 14 2017

Nintendo kills off its smaller, stereoscopic 3DS line in Japan ars_ab.settitle(1132411)

The news comes via Japanese Nintendo and is backed up by the official page, which states " all production ended ". Even though it was smaller in stature people preferre...

Jul 14 2017

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is adding first-person only servers

PLAYERUNKNOWN's Battlegrounds released on Steam March 23, 2017, and has accrued over 300,000 active players. Thus, calls for a "hardcore mode" were made public. Meanwhil...

Jul 14 2017

Sprint will start selling BlackBerry KEYone on July 14

The problem is that it's only compatible with GSM networks, so you can't use it on CDMA carriers like Sprint, for example. BlackBerry hasn't officially acknowledged the...

Jul 13 2017

Morgan Stanley Buys 1353136 Shares of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. According to the analysts, Sirius XM Holding...

Jul 13 2017

NextEra Energy Partners LP

The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $0.66 and compares with the $0.41 52-week low. $497,415 worth of NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE: NEE ) was bought...

Jul 13 2017

Audi A8 vs Tesla Model S: Which has the best tech?

There's also wireless charging - the A8 features one pad between the front wheels for 3.6 kW charge with over 90 percent efficiency - and you'll also have to acquire the ...

Jul 13 2017

Retailers Didn't Let Amazon Have All of the Fun on Prime Day

By 4 a.m. Tuesday, Amazon said that millions of Prime members globally had already shopped the website for bargains and "lightning deals". But even without hard data...

Jul 13 2017

Released are new images of the Google Pixel XL 2

The fingerprint sensor is now under the glass part of the device and the familiar Google logo is also visible at the bottom. If it is in fact final (or close), it shows c...

Jul 13 2017

Xbox One update adds custom Gamerpics, co-streaming and more

Up until now, the ability to add custom gamerpics was restricted to Xbox Insider testers and users of the Xbox (beta) app on Windows 10. The exact details on FanF...

Jul 13 2017

Prime Day 2017 Was a Recording Setting Day For Amazon

Amazon has been introducing new lines of the speakers that have screens and can take pictures. The original Echo model was discounted 50 percent to $89.99 while the ...

Jul 13 2017

Analyst's Proposition on Alphabet Inc. (GOOG), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

In other news, EVP Christopher C. Capossela sold 3,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 16th. Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which...

Jul 13 2017

New images from Jupiter's Great Red Spot

On Monday, NASA sent its Juno spacecraft skimming just 2,200 miles above the spot's roiling cloud tops. The Great Red Spot is a storm that's been monitored since 1830...

Jul 13 2017

New Amazon Echo to be More Like Apple HomePod

The current Echo has just one large tweeter and a woofer; whereas, the HomePod has seven tweeters. The HomePod, in comparison, features seven tweeters, which is big reaso...

Jul 13 2017

Gran Turismo Sport release date is this October

The new mid-October release date is more than 11 months after the game was originally scheduled to arrive - publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment said in May 2016 ...

Jul 13 2017

Company for Luxury Smartphones Bankrupted

The company's smartphones included a 24-hour concierge service that could be accessed via a dedicated button on its phones. Vertu's £128million ($165 million) of debt m...

Jul 13 2017

Mario Kart Arcade VR gameplay looks awesome

That's the goal with " Mario Kart GP VR ", a real " Mario Kart " game being made. You're literally inhabiting Mario, or Luigi, or Peach, or Yoshi, and you're literally ...

Jul 13 2017

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has reportedly extended the service policy

Boyd Watterson Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Oh reported 1.78% in Apple Inc. It has underperformed by 61.60% the S&P500. Ao Asset Management Llc decreased Apple Ord (AA...

Jul 13 2017

Samsung installs first LED screen in a cinema

Samsung's screen couples 4,096 x 2,160 UHD resolution with High Dynamic Range technology, now common in big screen televisions, for the promise of true-to-life colors and...

Jul 13 2017

FCA Plan Would Pave Way For $100B Saudi Aramco IPO in London

The FCA said the proposal to be brought forward will address companies controlled by a shareholder that is a sovereign country. To view the full article, register now...