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Research Disney withdraws 'Jack and the Beanstalk' project
Author: 0 Disney withdraws 'Jack and the Beanstalk' project

Quietly launched a few years ago as Giants , but then formally announced as enormous at the D23 convention in 2015, the film was to have been directed by Tangled's Nathan Greno and Inside Out co-writer Meg LeFauve , with songs in the works from Frozen duo Robert Lopez and Kirsten Anderson-Lopez.

Research Amazon's Thinnest Kindle Ever is Getting a Big Upgrade
Author: 0 Amazon's Thinnest Kindle Ever is Getting a Big Upgrade

It has a rating of IPX8, which means it can withstand immersion in up to two meters of freshwater for up to 60 minutes. For years, we've been wondering why Amazon hasn't done more to support Audible for Kindle fans. In 2016, data showed that ebook sales were actually down , while sales of physical books surged. The device itself should also be a bit faster than before-an Amazon spokesperson said the new model runs on a dual-core 1GHz NXP i.MX7D processor, up from the Cortex-A9 chip in ...

Research Bharti Airtel launches 4G smartphone at Rs 1399, partners with Karbonn
Author: 0 Bharti Airtel launches 4G smartphone at Rs 1399, partners with Karbonn

The customer needs to make a down payment of Rs 2899 for the 4G smartphone . Besides, unlike in case of Jiophone , the Airtel phone does not need to be returned to the company at any point, and the ownership remains with the user. However, the unlimited calling might not include calls made while in the roaming network. If the user continues to do the recharge for a period of 18 months, they'll get a refund of Rs 500.

Research Earth to witness asteroid swingby over the southern sky on Thursday
Author: 0 Earth to witness asteroid swingby over the southern sky on Thursday

The upcoming asteroid will fly over the Pacific Ocean at 1:42 AM ET. With error bars still in the asteroid's orbit calculations, there's the chance it could get as close as 42,000 km - just above the roughly 36,000 km altitude of geosynchronous satellites - and that could make the pass visible to amateur astronomers.

Research Belgian journalist reveals freaky twist in Charly Musonda saga
Author: 0 Belgian journalist reveals freaky twist in Charly Musonda saga

The post was interpreted as a dig towards Chelsea following his recently limited chances, and although it's alleged that this wasn't the case, Musonda is failing to convince many given the post's evident frustrations. The wide man faced a huge summer as he weighed up whether to stay at Stamford Bridge or try his luck elsewhere in a bid to play first-team football - and he did have interest from other clubs.

Research Mahindra launches KUV100 NXT at Rs4.39 lakh
Author: 0 Mahindra launches KUV100 NXT at Rs4.39 lakh

Confirming this to media at the launch of the KUV100 facelift+ in Mumbai , Pawan Goenka , managing director of Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) also said that all the SUVs from the brand will have an electric variant in future. The console also includes an electronic temperature control panel, which means instead of the three dials now you get one single dial with buttons. Launched just 21 months after its earlier iteration, the KUV100 NXT is being offered in five variants, and eight colour options.

Research The scientists finally detect the 'missing matter' of the Universe
Author: 0 The scientists finally detect the 'missing matter' of the Universe

A term, Baryonic matter if used in the astronomy, which consists of a large number of particles of building-block that take place in the high school text book of physics including neutrons, protons and electrons. Both found evidence of gas filaments, and both teams' data suggested that this matter is much denser than the mean of the normal matter in the universe.

Research Porsche Passport subscription service to be trialled in the USA
Author: 0 Porsche Passport subscription service to be trialled in the USA

Dubbed Porsche Passport, the monthly subscription service allows users to receive on-demand access to up to 22 different Porsche vehicles via an app. Besides the models mentioned above, the Accelerate package includes the 911 Carrera S , Panamera 4S , Cayenne S E-Hybrid , and Macan GTS .

Research Range Rover P400e Can Travel 31 Miles in EV Mode
Author: 0 Range Rover P400e Can Travel 31 Miles in EV Mode

This 85-kilowatt-hour motor is located in the eight-speed ZF transmission in the center of the vehicle alongside a 7-kW on-board charger. The hybrid set-up means 64g/km of Carbon dioxide emissions are claimed by Land Rover , as well as 31 miles of pure electric range.

Research Android Wear Updates Can Now Come Through the Play Store
Author: 0 Android Wear Updates Can Now Come Through the Play Store

It might also ease your mind if you were anxious that Google's decision to pull Android Wear devices from its store might be representative of a retreat from Android Wear as a whole. One of those being the fact that Google can now push updates through the Android Wear app from Google Play. You'd be forgiven for thinking that Google was over and done with Android Wear , given the dearth of smartwatch news at its recent product launch event - not to mention the Android Wear ...

Research Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Earns Buy Rating from Guggenheim
Author: 0 Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Earns Buy Rating from Guggenheim

Richard Bernstein Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Fuller H B Co (FUL) by 23.3% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.71. Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2017 Q2. It is positive, as 83 investors sold TSLA shares while 159 reduced holdings. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 160,274 shares in the company, valued at $51,505,652.64.

Research New York Mets to purchase the Nationals' Class AAA affiliate Syracuse Chiefs
Author: 0 New York Mets to purchase the Nationals' Class AAA affiliate Syracuse Chiefs

When the New York Mets played their inaugural season in 1962, the franchise was affiliated with the Syracuse Chiefs . Once it concludes, the Mets will establish Syracuse as its Triple-A affiliate. Flights last for over five hours, and by the time the minor leaguer comes to NY, that first day is essentially wasted. The Chiefs have struggled financially for years and lag behind other Triple-A clubs in attendance.

Research Offshore wind farms have powerful advantage over land-based turbines, study finds
Author: 0 Offshore wind farms have powerful advantage over land-based turbines, study finds

So while covering the central U.S.in wind turbines would still fall short of powering the US and China, they argue that wind turbines over the North Atlantic could generate three times as much energy, leading to "civilization scale power". The intension of this idea of floating wind farms across a deep ocean is actually a major step towards the wind energy technology. They efficiently mix energy from fast, upper level winds down to the surface of the ocean, speeding surface winds.

Research Jio Payments Bank could launch in December this year
Author: 0 Jio Payments Bank could launch in December this year

Reports state that more than 11 payments bank licences were issued by the RBI past year, only a handful have started operations. "Therefore, delivery of Jio Phone will start this Sunday (24 September) in rural areas and small towns", the PTI report said , quoting an unnamed channel partner of Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.