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Sci-tech Hubble Discovers Helium in Atmosphere of an Exoplanet
Author: 0 Hubble Discovers Helium in Atmosphere of an Exoplanet

The star is 200 light years from Earth. Helium has always been thought to be a byproduct of planets close enough into their stars that they lose parts of their atmosphere, and helium is common across our solar system - but it hadn't been seen on an exoplanet until now.

Sci-tech Google Pay makes its way to Mac and iOS
Author: 0 Google Pay makes its way to Mac and iOS

Gerardo Capiel, product management director of consumer payments, announced the news in a blog post , and it means you can use the service on Chrome , Safari or Firefox. This is pretty forward thinking from the company that maintains four separate ... " Google Pay helps you save precious time at checkout-and get rewarded for it, too".

Sci-tech Google building social gaming startup
Author: 0 Google building social gaming startup

But while that is a move that industry insiders might have seen coming, what has shocked people all over the world is the fact that a 21-year-old is the founder and co-owner of this new arm of the tech titan. When launched, Arcade will have no tie-ups with any of the existing social networks such as Facebook. After interning at Facebook, he was hired as an engineer at the age of 18 and helped the company gain insights on teen behavior with technology.

Sci-tech Microsoft Promises E3 2018 Will Be Its Biggest One Yet
Author: 0 Microsoft Promises E3 2018 Will Be Its Biggest One Yet

Xbox Live players are up 13 percent and Xbox One sales are up 15 percent over the same period previous year, but that's not all. Whilst this news is obviously positive for Microsoft, it's not really clear how positive. It's been incredible to see the growth in the service and the growth of engagement in franchises made available in Xbox Game Pass. It's also been unbelievable to see what the passionate Mixer community has achieved in such a short period of time.

Sci-tech Steam gets Nintendo Switch Pro controller support, including gyro features
Author: 0 Steam gets Nintendo Switch Pro controller support, including gyro features

From there, users can enable support for the Pro pad by ticking the "Nintendo Switch Configuration Support" option under Controller Settings. Like with PS4 and Xbox controller support activation is handled via the controller settings menu. Steam Switch Pro Controller Support is great for Steam users as it gives them yet another control option. Nintendo's Switch Pro controller is for my money the finest gamepad around, with terrific weight, button feel, and ergonomics.

Author: 0 Tpg RE Finance Trust Inc (NYSE:TRTX) Shares Shorted Strengthened By 214.16%

Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Wednesday, April 20 report. It attempts to measure buying and selling pressures of a security for single period. It also provides management, leasing, and development services to affiliate and third party property owners. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp in their top 10 holdings was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number.

Sci-tech Professor Stephen Hawking's final theory: The universe is a hologram
Author: 0 Professor Stephen Hawking's final theory: The universe is a hologram

Visualisation of the inflating multiverse . The multiverse theory posits that our immediate universe is simply a small pocket of a seemingly infinite mosaic of parallel universes. The theory was revisited and updated with more powerful mathematical techniques used in string theory, where reality is described through the interaction of one-dimensional objects called cosmic strings.

Author: 0 Cities Skylines Natural Disasters DLC Dated for Consoles

Separate from the expansion, three new radio stations with "pleasant city-building tunes" will be introduced to the game free of charge, but owners of Natural Disasters will get to hear stations switch their broadcasts to disaster warnings when appropriate for an added layer of immersion.

Sci-tech Hawaii is about to ban reef-killing chemical sunscreens
Author: 0 Hawaii is about to ban reef-killing chemical sunscreens

The bill , if signed into law by the state's governor, David Ige, will make Hawaii the first USA state to enact such a ban starting January 1, 2021. "This will make a huge difference in protecting our coral reefs, marine life, and human health".

Sci-tech Apple Watch Heart Rate Monitor Alert Saves Teen's Life
Author: 0 Apple Watch Heart Rate Monitor Alert Saves Teen's Life

Later its found that she had untreated hyperthyroidism. An 18-year-old Deanna Recktenwald of the Tampa area is praising the Apple Watch for saving her life when she suffered a medical episode at The Crossing Church in Brandon. According to doctors both of her kidneys were found to be functioning at 20 percent and indicating a transplant which is needed in the coming future.

Sci-tech Facebook employee fired over bragging about access to user information
Author: 0 Facebook employee fired over bragging about access to user information

Facebook employees and contractors have varying levels of access to non-public user data. In a thread of tweets , Stokes said she had confirmed the man works at Facebook through his Tinder profile, LinkedIn, and through Facebook's outgoing chief security officer Alex Stamos' connections on encryption key directory Keybase.io.

Author: 0 What Can We Expect After Match Group (OTC:MTCH)'s Downgrade By Jefferies?

Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.29 EPS. The company is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Tuesday, May 1st. The target price per share gives a potential upside of 30.29% from company's last stock close price. About 21.35M shares traded or 800.13% up from the average.

Sci-tech Twitter also sold data to researchers in Cambridge Analytica scandal
Author: 0 Twitter also sold data to researchers in Cambridge Analytica scandal

Twitter confirmed on Saturday to The Telegraph about its data access to the academic who later sold it to political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica . Although GSR's shopping habits were above board, Cambridge Analytica was quick to deny receiving or using any data obtained this way. Now, it should be noted that there is a distinct difference between Twitter selling their user data , and Facebook doing the same.

Sci-tech Gilead Sciences (GILD) Shares Sold by BRYN MAWR TRUST Co
Author: 0 Gilead Sciences (GILD) Shares Sold by BRYN MAWR TRUST Co

Psagot Investment House Ltd bought 168,691 shares as the company's stock rose 1.93% while stock markets declined. The biopharmaceutical company reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.67 by ($0.19).

Sci-tech Abortion ban: Iowa legislature passes nation's most restrictive bill
Author: 0 Abortion ban: Iowa legislature passes nation's most restrictive bill

The Republican-majority Iowa Senate fast-tracked a vote early Wednesday morning on a so-called "heartbeat" bill that seeks to ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. Among the few exceptions are if the woman was raped or a victim of incest and has reported that to authorities. According to the American Pregnancy Association, most women find out they are pregnant between four and seven weeks, meaning the bill would effectively ban most abortions in Iowa.

Sci-tech Xiaomi unveils Mi Music and Mi Video in India
Author: 0 Xiaomi unveils Mi Music and Mi Video in India

Users will be able to download music and avail Hungama Pro package for Rs. 899. They can also jump onto the favorite part of the song with just one click. After announcing strategic partnership with The Viral Fever to bring content to Mi TV platform, Xiaomi has today announced yet another strategic partnership with Hungama Music at a Mi Pop event in Mumbai.

Sci-tech Nokia is selling its Health business back to the former owner
Author: 0 Nokia is selling its Health business back to the former owner

Nokia acquired Withings two years ago for $191m (€170m) and branched out into various enterprise and consumer internet of things (IoT) devices, including fitness trackers and digital scales devices under its digital health portfolio. On the sale of the units engaged in the development of "smart" hours, said Nokia may 2. The licensing businesses of Nokia Technologies are not affected by this announcement.

Sci-tech New Anti-Bullying Filter Will Purge Threats, Personal Attacks — Instagram
Author: 0 New Anti-Bullying Filter Will Purge Threats, Personal Attacks — Instagram

You can also minimize the chat screen to scroll through your feeds. If you see someone going through a hard time during a live broadcast, you can anonymously report it to Instagram. For every lovely comment that a friend or stranger might leave, there seems to be no shortage of trolls who make it their mission to bully other users.

Sci-tech NASA mission to the 'heart' of Mars
Author: 0 NASA mission to the 'heart' of Mars

It is slated to lift off from Vandenberg Air Force Base near Santa Barbara on May 5 and arrive on Mars on November 26. The space agency is targeting to launch the InSight aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at 7:05 a.m. This will be a first test of miniaturized CubeSat technology at another planet, which researchers hope can offer new capabilities to future missions.

Sci-tech Saints sign Ohio State QB JT Barrett to 3-year deal
Author: 0 Saints sign Ohio State QB JT Barrett to 3-year deal

The Saints now have Drew Brees , Tom Savage and Taysom Hill on the offseason roster, and Barrett will provide depth during the summer months while competing for a roster spot. When the Saints traded up the No. 14 pick in the draft last week, it was assumed they were moving to get Lamar Jackson as their heir apparent to Brees.