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Science Fmr LLC Cuts Position in HOSTESS BRANDS (TWNK)
Author: 0 Fmr LLC Cuts Position in HOSTESS BRANDS (TWNK)

Finally, Marshall Wace North America L.P. bought a new position in Hostess Brands in the 2nd quarter valued at about $26,466,000. The company has also introduced or announced plans for a Twinkies Cappuccino for the convenience store channel, a line of collaborative ice cream products under Hostess brands and Deep Fried Twinkies found exclusively at Wal-Mart.

Science Worth Observing Stock: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Author: 0 Worth Observing Stock: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

When calculating in the EPS estimates for the current year from sell-side analysts, the Price to current year EPS stands at 52.20%. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold.

Science Penguin disaster as just two chicks live
Author: 0 Penguin disaster as just two chicks live

The conservation organisation has been supporting research with French scientists in the region monitoring penguin numbers since 2010. He said: "The conditions are set for this to happen more frequently due to the breaking of the Mertz glacier in 2010 that changed the configuration of the stretch of sea in front of the colony".

Science Red Flag Warnings in California and Colorado
Author: 0 Red Flag Warnings in California and Colorado

Anticipating continuing gusty winds, the National Weather Service has extended a wind warning for Friday and Saturday in the north valley. In the San Gabriel Mountains in L.A. "Any fires that develop will spread rapidly", the National Weather Service Monterey Bay said. Including the San Gabriel mountains. The heavy winds and dry conditions that caused 17 wildfires in the North Bay are predicted to return Wednesday and potentially affect parts of the East Bay.

Author: 0 IGN acquires Humble Bundle

You can read the full statement regarding the purchase on the Humble Blog. Now a subsidiary of IGN , the company will apparently go through minimal operational changes, but now sport a greatly increased reserve of resources. "If it's not broken, don't fix it", said IGN executive vice president Mitch Galbraith in a conversation with Gamasutra in regards to the deal. "We want to stick to the fundamentals in the short term.

Science Qualcomm wants Apple to stop production and sales of iPhones in China
Author: 0 Qualcomm wants Apple to stop production and sales of iPhones in China

US Chipmaker Qualcomm is attempting to strike a devastating blow to Apple's operations, with a lawsuit seeking to ban the manufacture and sale of the iPhone in China . Apple's ongoing legal battle with Qualcomm is heating up today in a serious way. In July, it filed a similar claim in the USA, pointing to six patents that it said Apple was in violation of.

Science More details revealed about South Park: The Fractured but Whole Season Pass
Author: 0 More details revealed about South Park: The Fractured but Whole Season Pass

Releasing sometime in 2018, the player must "team up with The Coon and Mysterion to defeat a demonic presence at Casa Bonita". So, mostly costume packs and slight add-ons, but still pretty ideal for fans of the South Park franchise. Of course, all the aforementioned DLC can be purchased separately for those who don't want to spend $29.99 on the season pass. Prices for each DLC range from $1.99 to $11.99 - with the total purchased separately going as high as around $37.

Science After posting record profit, Samsung CEO resigns
Author: 0 After posting record profit, Samsung CEO resigns

Lee, who was found guilty in August of bribery, perjury and other charges relating to payments made by Samsung to ousted president Park Geun-hye's secret confidante Choi Soon-sil, is appealing his five-year sentence. Kwon is also leaving his position as chief executive of Samsung Display, which he has held since 2016. Kwon's departure from Samsung makes way for a new management that can finish the company's delayed reshuffle of its top executives.

Science Spike In Atmospheric CO2 Related To El Nino
Author: 0 Spike In Atmospheric CO2 Related To El Nino

Three hotspots at the Equator, warmed by the most recent El Niño, drove a sharp spike in global carbon dioxide increases in 2015 and 2016, according to observations from a NASA satellite. A study published Thursday in the journal Science found that the super-sized El Nino a couple of years ago led to an increase of 2.5 billion tons of carbon into the air.

Science Aston Martin DB11 Volante revealed
Author: 0 Aston Martin DB11 Volante revealed

Powered by a new 4.0-litre twin-turbo 503bhp V8, the DB11 Volante boasts an 8-speed paddle-shift automatic transmission, electric power steering and limited-slip differential with dynamic torque vectoring. Visually the DB11 Volante retains the styling of the coupe, but its soft top can provide the open air experience in a mere 14 seconds. "To protect the former you need strength and rigidity, but to preserve the latter you need to keep weight to a minimum".

Science Samsung to showcase Bixby 2.0 on October 18
Author: 0 Samsung to showcase Bixby 2.0 on October 18

Chung was earlier the heading the platform and solution lab at Samsung Research America located in Silicon Valley. Rhee played a big roll in the launch of Bixby, but also works in Samsung's mobile payment and mobile health categories, as well.

Science Dragon Age Creative Director Leaves BioWare
Author: 0 Dragon Age Creative Director Leaves BioWare

In his 14 years at the studio, he worked on multiple RPG franchises, including Mass Effect and Jade Empire . It is only appropriate that in his letter to the public that he ends it with a popular Elven endearment from the Dragon Age series, "Ma Serannas", which means "My thanks/thank you".

Science Osinbajo: Why I approved NNPC loans
Author: 0 Osinbajo: Why I approved NNPC loans

Speaking to reporters during the ground-breaking of the multi-billion naira Bonny-Bodo road project in Rivers state on Thursday, Osinbajo said he gave the approval as required by the law. He had said the Vice President approved the recommendations for the contracts as part of necessary actions to deal with the backlog of unpaid cash calls and incentivise investments.

Author: 0 Western Digital: MAMR hard-disk paves way for 40TB drives by 2025

But, WD has promised 40TB by 2025 thanks to microwave-assisted magnetic recording ( MAMR ). At the heart of the company's breakthrough, said Western Digital , is the "spin torque oscillator" used to generate a microwave field that increases the ability to record data at ultrahigh density.

Science Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Reveals Explosive New Z-Moves
Author: 0 Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Reveals Explosive New Z-Moves

In addition to the ability to use Z-Moves a couple of times in a battle, Rotom will also give stat, experience, and money boosts as well as faster egg hatching in a fashion similar to the O-Powers of the sixth generation Pokémon titles. Then there's the Rotom Dex, which takes a more active role in our adventure than before by speaking to the player more frequently, though rather unfortunately in the same doofy, cheesy tones as before and not in the snarky manner of Dexter, the original ...

Science Yellowstone Supervolcano May Rumble To Life Faster Than Thought
Author: 0 Yellowstone Supervolcano May Rumble To Life Faster Than Thought

The disaster has a capability to erupt materials as 2500 times more than that from the Mount St. Helens, which is an active composite volcano occurred 1980 at Skamania County in Washington, which had killed 57 people. "It's an extraordinary uplift, because it covers such a large area and the rates are so high", volcano expert Bob Smith from the University of Utah told the magazine at the time .

Science Shop Target nationwide on Google Express and with your Assistant
Author: 0 Shop Target nationwide on Google Express and with your Assistant

Google's announcement today that shopping will soon be available via the Google Assistant on eligible Android phones and iPhones, joining Google Home and Android TV , will allow Target guests to make their " Target Run" from a phone exclusively using voice commands, a first for the company.

Science Equifax may have been hacked again
Author: 0 Equifax may have been hacked again

Congressman Patrick Henry (R-N.C.) has since introduced legislation that would crack down on Equifax and other credit reporting companies and require them to stop using Social Security numbers. Once clicked, the phony Flash reportedly downloads adware onto the user's computer that fills their internet browser with ads. The breach has prompted investigations by multiple federal and state agencies, including a criminal probe by the U.S.

Author: 0 Astronomers have discovered a dwarf planet in the Solar system ring

Haumea's ring has a radius of almost 1,500 miles, the team discovered, and it moves very slowly in contrast with its host planet. Amanda Sickafoose, an astronomer at MIT and the South African Astronomical Observatory in Cape Town said that the New Work printed in journal Nature recommends that ring systems in the outer solar system are quite common.

Science Samsung now has Darth Vader and Storm Trooper VacuumBots
Author: 0 Samsung now has Darth Vader and Storm Trooper VacuumBots

The Darth Vader version of the robot vacuum has a special cover that has been created using premium materials that resemble Lord Vader's all-black mask. The Visionary Mapping Plus feature enables the vacuum to work autonomously by mapping the room and finding the fastest cleaning routes. Both versions are now available via pre-order and will begin shipping out on November 5.