Sci-tech

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:07

The BSE Sensex plunged below the 33,000-level, plummeting 471.44 points, or 1.42 per cent, to 32,534.83. In the domestic market, all the stocks in the 30-share Sensex were trading in the red. Tokyo stocks too opened sharply down Friday, with the benchmark Nikkei 225 index falling three percent on revived trade war fears. The global trade war adds to the list of worries of investors, already bufetted by a long-term capital gains tax, an ally pulling out of the ruling NDA at the Centre, ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 09:59

Many choose to mark Earth Hour by going "lights out" for 60 minutes at 8.30pm - a symbolic show of solidarity for the planet. Celebrating the tenth edition of its signature lights-out event in March 2016, the Earth Hour movement continues to harness the power of its millions of supporters to shine a light on climate action and the power of the individual to change climate change .

by | March 24, 2018 | 09:10

Vivo claims it attains a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent. This is why they adopted the notch design. That display is 6.3-inches, with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a Full HD+ resolution. The smartphone has a shiny rear which feels plasticky and picks up fingerprints quite easily. At the back, there's a fingerprint scanner in the center, and, a dual camera setup at the top-left corner in vertical orientation.

by | March 24, 2018 | 09:00

Excess weight is the second biggest preventable cause, followed by overexposure to UV radiation from the sun and sunbeds , causing around 13,600 cases. Dr Katrina Brown, Cancer Research UK's statistical information and risk manager, said the public did not understand the risks of smoking until relatively recently, and it is hoped that increased awareness will mean the same will happen with obesity.

by | March 24, 2018 | 08:36

The partnership also extends to developing a new sports utility vehicle (SUV) and connected auto solutions. In a similarly vague statement, Ford and Mahindra also agree to co-develop "a suite of connected vehicle solutions for consumers". "Listening to our customers and incorporating their future needs is the core premise of this collaboration". Last September, we learned that Ford was in talks with Mahindra to explore ways to expand into the Indian market and potentially collaborate on ...

by | March 23, 2018 | 21:42

By the decree of Queen Ayrenn, Summerset Isle is now open to foreigners, but a Daedric threat looms over the breathtaking home of the High Elves. Travelling to the verdant isle, you'll gather allies and attempt to get to the bottom of a "shadowy conspiracy" that could potentially engulf the whole of Tamriel.

by | March 23, 2018 | 20:20

So we get to see William Zabka and Ralph Macchio back in action as Johnny Lawrence and Daniel LaRusso, the Karate Kid himself. Instead, the series is focused on the reformed bully Johnny Lawrence ( William Zabka ), and his new endeavor: reopening the notorious Cobra Kai dojo.

by | March 21, 2018 | 17:04

It did so by scooping up data from the users' friends on the social network - as was possible under Facebook's rules at the time. A Facebook spokesperson told CNN that Kogan had breached Facebook's policies in several ways, including by transferring data to a third-party for commercial purposes.

by | March 21, 2018 | 16:46

About 170,141 shares traded. Burford Capital Limited (OTCMKTS:BRFRF) has 0.00% since March 20, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 3.62% the S&P500. Welling decreased its stake in Benchmark Electrs Inc (BHE) by 16.51% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:01

A spokesman for Westminster Abbey yesterday said his ashes will be interred there later this year at a thanksgiving service. " Charles Darwin was buried beside Isaac Newton in 1882", the Dean of Westminster, the Very Reverend John Hall, said in a statement.

by | March 21, 2018 | 07:45

Sergeant said however that Vivendi's sale of Ubisoft shares casted a doubt over Vivendi's ambition to expand its activities in the field of video games. I would like to warmly thank them all. Ontario Teachers' will acquire a three percent stake in Ubisoft, while Tencent - which owns League of Legends studio Riot Games and Fortnite creator Epic - will get five percent.

by | March 21, 2018 | 07:31

He tweeted , "It is time". It's not clear if Acton is advising others to delete Facebook or simply declaring that he plans to do so himself. Facebook had bought WhatsApp in 2014 for a whopping sum of $21 billion. "Consumers have a right to know how their information is used - and companies like Facebook have a fundamental responsibility to protect their users' personal information", wrote NY attorney general Eric T.

by | March 21, 2018 | 05:04

During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $1.54 EPS. About 208,497 shares traded. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. increased its stake in Amazon .com by 16.1% in the second quarter. The company has a quick ratio of 0.76, a current ratio of 1.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89. 127 funds opened positions while 657 raised stakes.

by | March 21, 2018 | 04:26

According to Bandai Namco , the powerful Google-owned cloud servers behind the game will keep latency between players worldwide at an absolute maximum of 150 milliseconds at all times, provided the connection from smartphone to server is good for both combatants.

by | March 21, 2018 | 01:36

As the current market price of the stock is $92.44 and diluted EPS for the trailing twelve month is 3.26, the P/E ratio for the stock comes out as 28.98. Balyasny Asset Management Ltd Liability Com reported 100,000 shares. Lmr Prns Limited Liability Partnership reported 0.16% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL).

by | March 21, 2018 | 01:30

Remember when Sony broke its promises by unceremoniously deleting that "OtherOS" feature with a firmware update? To claim back the $65 the owner of the console must meet certain criteria. You can access the claims website here. Keep in mind the deadline for submission is April 15, 2018. You'll also need the PS3's serial number, PlayStation Network username or sign-in ID, and you may need to tell the settlement authorities where you bought the console.

by | March 21, 2018 | 00:05

They are not covering their chests with hijab . A huge number of girl students under the banner of SFI have taken out " watermelon march ", holding watermelon slices in their hands and demanding action against the professor. They are not covering their chests with hijab . College principal C A Jawahar said though the students had taken out a march outside the college, no formal complaint has been received in the college against the teacher.The college authorities will decide about taking ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 23:21

According to Howard Eskin of Sports Radio WIP in Philadelphia, the Eagles will host the Vikings to open the 2018 National Football League season Thursday, Sep. So the Vikings might be against all things green because of the Packers , but perhaps they'll make an exception for their new quarterback when he cheers for his alma mater.

by | March 20, 2018 | 18:30

The sanctions were levied in response to what national security officials called a concerted hacking operation aimed at critical American infrastructure, including what a senior official called "an attempt by the Russian government to get into our energy grid".

by | March 20, 2018 | 16:19

Sudan even joined Tinder past year, as the zoo tried to raise awareness about his threatened species and raise money for reproductive research. "Giving birth to just one rhino won't save the species", Elodie Sampere, communications manager for the conservancy, told Fox News earlier this month.