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Sci-tech Plan travel for Meadowhall lights celebration as rail strike hits
Author: 0 Plan travel for Meadowhall lights celebration as rail strike hits

He said: "This week passengers will be placed at greater risk because rail bosses have trained an army of managers and inexperienced backroom staff to replace highly trained and experienced guards in a bid to break the strike action". "We are, of course, sorry for any inconvenience this will cause to people attending one of Sheffield's most popular annual events". Employees are also losing out on pay while they strike.

Author: 0 NASA wants your help naming New Horizons' next destination

Now the object is officially titled as '(486958) 2014 MU69', which is a bunch of some numbers that eventually referred to the object at the time when it was observed by the Hubble Space Telescope. On the site, you'll find a submission form, a list of names now under consideration, and a ranking of the names submitted so far. The campaign, open to the public, will close at 3 pm on December 1 .

Sci-tech Russian claims he lived on Mars in past life
Author: 0 Russian claims he lived on Mars in past life

He said the life on earth will change after the Great Sphinx of Giza is "unlocked" using a mechanism behind its ear. He further claims that he was part of a Martian military organization and flew raids both on Mars as well as traveling to Earth, where Martians freely interacted with the ancient Egyptians.

Sci-tech Waymo pulls engineer from driver's seat on public roads
Author: 0 Waymo pulls engineer from driver's seat on public roads

After nearly a decade, Google's parent company Alphabet is getting closer to fulfilling its promise of rolling out cars that can take anyone anywhere without a driver behind the wheel. Soon, Early Riders will be able to ride in these Level 4 vehicles as well. Waymo is doing so in a limited region of Phoenix, Ariz., where it is running a pilot program with volunteer passengers .

Sci-tech Nvidia launches limited edition Star Wars Titan Xp GPUs
Author: 0 Nvidia launches limited edition Star Wars Titan Xp GPUs

Nvidia says it subjected the die cast aluminum exterior of the card to an extensive, corrosive salt spray to achieve the look. Star Wars fans who love having powerful GPUs in their machines can now combine their two passions together by splurging on NVIDIA's new graphics cards.

Author: 0 Grab a free copy of Watch Dogs through Uplay this week

Watch_Dogs is an interesting game, especially if you are into an anarchist/cyberpunk setting. The first Watch Dogs game came out around three and a half years ago, but do not let its age fool you-there is still some entertainment value to be had from Ubisoft's cleverly conceived third-person action title.

Sci-tech IPhone X Has the Most Colour Accurate Display Ever Tested, Claims DisplayMate
Author: 0 IPhone X Has the Most Colour Accurate Display Ever Tested, Claims DisplayMate

Soneira rightly points out that not all the credit should go to Apple, mind. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and the iPhone 8 both scored 94 in the previous tests. Soneira added that the anniversary iPhone's image contrast is "slightly too high". In DisplayMate's test, the iPhone X was found to be as good as or better than every single smartphone on the market.

Author: 0 Ratings Analysis of: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Now the stock price is moving -9.17% off from the highest level of twelve months and 30.17% above from twelve months low. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $-0.23 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.02, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 333.45.

Sci-tech Seldom used 'i' mangled by baffling autocorrect bug in Apple's iOS 11
Author: 0 Seldom used 'i' mangled by baffling autocorrect bug in Apple's iOS 11

The bug appears to be impacting iPhones with the new iOS 11.1 software. It's a glitch in the iOS 11 update. The symbol is known in unicode as FE0F, a variation selector used to display characters in other languages that support them. After that, you are required to type an upper-case "I" character for the phrase and a lower-case "i" character for the shortcut. In the meantime, you are recommended to take help from the workaround fix provided by the company to type correctly.

Sci-tech Huawei Mate 10 Series unveiled
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 Series unveiled

The HUAWEI Mate 10 is available in Black, Mocha Brown and Champagne Gold while the HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro is available in Midnight Blue, Mocha Brown and Titanium Gray. But consumers will have to dig deep as the Huawei Mate 10 Pro will retail for R17,999 while the Porsche Design Huawei Mate 10 goes for R26,999.

Sci-tech Video of Face ID failing to tell brothers apart is actually misleading
Author: 0 Video of Face ID failing to tell brothers apart is actually misleading

Interestingly, Apple notes that the odds of Face ID registering a false positive and allowing an unauthorized person access to a device is about 1 in 1,000,000. When the iPhone X was next to me on the desk, it would show the full notifications unless instructed otherwise; when it was elsewhere, it would restrict the content of those notifications as it does now.

Author: 0 Carter Page Coordinated Russia Trip with Top Trump Campaign Officials

According to the newspaper, the email contradicts earlier statements by Page who had said that during his visit he had only a brief exchange of greeting with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich. Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to lying to investigators as part of a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, who is probing Russian meddling in the US election.

Author: 0 RCom to sell DTH biz to Veecon Media

At the end of the October 2017, RCom said that it's going to shut down its DTH arm business, Reliance Big Digital TV with effect from November 18, and it even tied with TataSky to ensure a hassle-free migration to the consumers . Brookfield cited the failed merger with Aircel as one of the reasons for the withdrawal from the deal. R-Com did not disclose the value of the deal.

Sci-tech T Rex used its tiny arms for vicious slashing
Author: 0 T Rex used its tiny arms for vicious slashing

The giant head with razor-sharp teeth and immensely powerful hind-legs contained enough power for the T. rex to hunt. The new paper was presented at the annual conference of the Geological Society of America , where Stanley suggested that T.

Sci-tech Facebook Messenger launches peer-to-peer payments in the UK
Author: 0 Facebook Messenger launches peer-to-peer payments in the UK

Once you've done this, tap Pay and add your debit card. Facebook may soon start testing two features - " red envelope " that would enable users send money to others from the platform, and a " breaking news " tag that publishers can use to make people aware of the latest happenings around them.

Author: 0 Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. Sells 8058 Shares of Intel Corporation

It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Buckingham Asset Management Llc decreased Spdr Ser Tr stake by 18,378 shares to 90,948 valued at $4.41M in 2017Q2. Wilkins Counsel Incorporated invested in 304,517 shares or 3.27% of the stock. Acrospire Investment Management LLC increased its position in shares of Intel Corporation by 111.8% during the second quarter.

Sci-tech IPhone X is 'most breakable phone ever'
Author: 0 IPhone X is 'most breakable phone ever'

Here's the video of the tests. He also burnt the phone with a cigarette lighter and attempted to bend it, but concluded that the iPhone X is indeed a solidly-build handset that's hard to damage without deliberately trying to do so. In a " dunk test ", the iPhone fared on a level with the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus models, surviving 30 minutes under five feet of water, with some audio muffling during playback.

Author: 0 What do Insider Trends Have to Say About Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)?

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Kbc Group Nv decreased Udr Inc (NYSE:UDR) stake by 98,602 shares to 34,927 valued at $1.36M in 2017Q2. The hedge fund held 275,000 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $15.83M, down from 350,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Sci-tech IOS 11.1 Devices Hit With Weird Autocorrecting Keyboard Bug
Author: 0 IOS 11.1 Devices Hit With Weird Autocorrecting Keyboard Bug

When they try to type the symbol, their predictive text corrects it to an "A" alongside a unusual character. It's possible to correct the letters once they're in a text, though hard since they'll keep getting replaced and it's easy to miss them in the first place.