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Research 2016 down as warmest year on record
Author: 0 2016 down as warmest year on record

The Earth set a series of dire records in 2016, including hottest year in modern times , highest sea level and most heat-trapping gases ever emitted, a global climate report said on Thursday. The draft report directly contradicted claims by the Trump administration that the contribution of human activity to climate change is uncertain and unpredictable.

Research Overwatch is getting free-for-all and team Deathmatch modes
Author: 0 Overwatch is getting free-for-all and team Deathmatch modes

Here's everything you need to know: Two new game modes have been added to the Arcade: Deathmatch and Team Deathmatch . For the longest time, Blizzard has been staunchly against the idea of deathmatch modes in Overwatch . The top half of best-performing players will get a win credit. Kaplan also explained some of the maps have been modified to accommodate the two game modes, and a new map was made exclusively for Deathmatch .

Research LawBreakers 'Are You Skilled?' Launch Trailer Released
Author: 0 LawBreakers 'Are You Skilled?' Launch Trailer Released

It is developed by Boss Key Productions headed by Cliff Belzinski, the former Gears of War creator. This 40 minute run of PS4 Pro gameplay shows a smooth 60 frames per second throughout. Arjan Brussee, COO of Boss Key Studios, was quick to announce his frustration, retweeting the original tweet with his official statement. Prepare to put your FPS skills to the test and engage in a new kind of combat with low-gravity action and high-speed twitch shooting.

Author: 0 Leaked iOS code reveals new details about the iPhone 8's home button

The mockups give a look at three different smartphones. Apparently the iPhone 7S, iPhone 7S Plus and the iPhone 8 (or whatever it may end up being called) is shown on these images. Apple is tipped to be plotting major hardware upgrades for the iPhone 7S. Atlantic Securities reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $165.00 price objective on shares of Apple in a research note on Friday, April 7th.

Research Fire and fury in Korea: Samsung burns Note 7 owners in lawsuit
Author: 0 Fire and fury in Korea: Samsung burns Note 7 owners in lawsuit

The Investor reports that the same solution is being adopted for the Galaxy Note 8 in order to replace all the functionality of the home button and open a hidden menu with shortcuts to different features. A Weibo leak suggests that the phone will be sold in 8 color choices, as depicted above. We will also see a dual camera system in the back. Nelson used waterproof adhesive to fix the gasket and didn't bother to push the fingerprint sensor back down.

Research Consumer Reports removes recommendation for Microsoft's Surface
Author: 0 Consumer Reports removes recommendation for Microsoft's Surface

In Microsoft's most recent quarter, Surface sales were down 2% on the year to $20M. The 128GB and 256GB versions of the Surface Laptop and the 128GB and 512GB versions of the Surface Book are losing their recommended status due to poor predicted reliability relative to their competitors, the release said.

Research Look up! The Perseid Meteor Shower peaks August 12
Author: 0 Look up! The Perseid Meteor Shower peaks August 12

Fueled by false internet memes and sites such as Physics Astronomy (headlines include "Quantum Consciousness: The Universe May Be One Entity And Aware Of Itself" and "This One Gif Is Better Than Anything Else You'll See Today"), the Perseid peak this year is being wrongly billed as "the brightest shower in recorded human history".

Research Trailer of Sanjay Dutt's 'Bhoomi' out and it looks gripping!
Author: 0 Trailer of Sanjay Dutt's 'Bhoomi' out and it looks gripping!

The movie features Sanjay Dutt , Aditi Rao Hydari , Sharad Kelkar and Sidhant Gupta . And it promises a riveting tale of the love of a father for his daughter and of revenge! Sanjay Dutt , in an earlier interview with NDTV, said that Bhoomi is the ideal film for his comeback.

Research Four Earth-sized planets discovered around another star like TRAPPIST
Author: 0 Four Earth-sized planets discovered around another star like TRAPPIST

A year ago we learned the nearest star beyond our sun has a planet about the size of Earth , but it's very different than our solar system and not an ideal candidate for finding alien life. As far as habitability goes, the researchers themselves point out another problem: Due to the massive debris disk surrounding tau Ceti, the outer two planets are likely subject to intense bombardment via comets and asteroids, which would pose obvious issues for life.

Research Asus ZenFone 4 specs, pricing leaked
Author: 0 Asus ZenFone 4 specs, pricing leaked

Below the screen, there are capacitive hardware buttons, so you can navigate left back and open the multitasking menu on the right. According to his Twitter account and the website WinFuture , both the models will feature a dual camera setup at the front.

Research Regulator slams Apple for 'anti-consumer' behavior
Author: 0 Regulator slams Apple for 'anti-consumer' behavior

ET was the first to report in its edition on Wednesday that Trai would come out with a consultation paper on data. The Trai chief said another issue that needs to be debated is about the rights on the data that is being generated by a customer.

Research Facebook unveils new Watch tab for original video content
Author: 0 Facebook unveils new Watch tab for original video content

Facebook says it plans to roll out access to Watch to more users and more content creators soon. The world's largest social network added a video tab past year, and it has been dropping hints for months that it wanted to become a source of original and well-produced videos, rather than just shows made by users.

Research Mobile's $125 Revvl is a branded budget phone with a fingerprint sensor
Author: 0 Mobile's $125 Revvl is a branded budget phone with a fingerprint sensor

T-Mobile's unconventional marketing department strikes again, after very recently confirming the names and main features of an upcoming low-priced Android phone and tablet on the "Un-carrier's" official support webpages. The iPhone 7 runs about $26 per month. Regardless, you can get a cheap phone that (probably) doesn't suck. The Smartpicks plan operates just like the other Jump! The T-Mobile Revvl comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage, and a fingerprint sensor on the back.

Research PS4 System Update Version 5.0 Patch Notes Leaked
Author: 0 PS4 System Update Version 5.0 Patch Notes Leaked

First details on the recently announcedurogamer , which obtained a copy of the update's release notes. The PlayStation 4 next big system update, update 5.0, is going to introduce plenty of new features which will make sharing of content and interactions better than ever, according to a fresh report .

Author: 0 Energy Transfer Equity LP

The best measure of a company is its profitability, for without it, it can not grow, and if it doesn't grow, then its stock will trend downward. It was reported on Aug, 9 by Barchart.com. Creditors will loan money at a cheaper rate to a profitable company than to an unprofitable one; consequently, profitable companies can use leverage to increase stockholders' equity even more.

Research Intel closes blockbuster connected auto acquisition
Author: 0 Intel closes blockbuster connected auto acquisition

The cars will be highly automated "level 4" vehicles - one notch below fully autonomous cars but well above autopilot and other commonly used features that are already on the road. Intel's Automated Driving Group will combine its operations with Mobileye, which will remain headquartered in Israel and lead by Amnon Shashua, who will become an Intel senior vice presient and Mobileye chief executive and chief technology officer.

Research Facebook killed its high school-only Snapchat clone and nobody noticed
Author: 0 Facebook killed its high school-only Snapchat clone and nobody noticed

Although the app was launched to compete in the Snapchat dominated teenage social networking market, going by the fact that media reports regarding its shutdown started popping up nearly 5 days after it was taken down from the Apple App Store, seems like it never really presented any threat to its competitor.

Research Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
Author: 0 Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend

With up to 200 meteors recorded per hour, scientists called 2016's shower an outburst. "I think things may be slightly better in the pre-dawn hours of the 12th, but there should still be a decent show on either night". The meteor shower's actual peak is around 1 p.m. on August 12, which means that the night before and the night after will both have good rates. You can see them in the North-Eastern part of the sky, just South of the constellation Cassiopeia.

Research Where to buy solar eclipse glasses - and how to avoid bogus ones
Author: 0 Where to buy solar eclipse glasses - and how to avoid bogus ones

From Chicago, you will be able to see a partial eclipse , but if you're interested in watching the total eclipse, you'll have to go to one of the spots in the path of totality - the closest of which is in the Carbondale area. There will be a "twilight" in the sky during totality. In partial eclipses, only part of the sun is obscured. There will be a noticed darkening of the sky similar to a cloud blocking the sun.

Research New No Man's Sky update announced
Author: 0 New No Man's Sky update announced

This latest update will cement an nearly quarterly update cadence, as Hello Games slowly but surely improve the game. We'll hear how Portals will be implemented once the Atlas Rises patch notes is released shortly before the update goes live.

Research Bharti Airtel sells 3.65% in tower arm for Rs 2570 crore
Author: 0 Bharti Airtel sells 3.65% in tower arm for Rs 2570 crore

The divestment, through a secondary share sale in the stock markets , was made at a price of Rs380.6 a share, representing a discount of about 4 per cent to the previous day's closing price. The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. Bharti Airtel closed flat at Rs 410 a share. The telecom operator's consolidated net debt was Rs 87,840 crore at the end of June 2017 compared with Rs 91,400 crore three months before.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9: No Under Display Fingerprint Scanner; Substrate Like PCB Mainboard

Samsung's gen-next Galaxy S-series flagship will still not feature an under-display fingerprint scanner! However, while the Infinity Display looks undeniably breathtaking, the reduction of these bezels does complicate matters for Samsung as now it can not take advantage of more space to add in a large battery , which is why the handset features a 3,000mAh cell.

Research North Korea says considering missile strike near Guam
Author: 0 North Korea says considering missile strike near Guam

The official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) today said Pyongyang is "now carefully examining the operational plan for making an enveloping fire at the areas around Guam with medium-to-long-range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-1". The United States must quickly engage North Korea in a high-level dialogue without any preconditions. "He has been very threatening, beyond a normal statement ", Trump said regarding North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

Research Standard Life profits rise but GARS woes remain
Author: 0 Standard Life profits rise but GARS woes remain

The £23bn fund saw net outflows of £5.6bn, which Standard Life attributed to weaker short-term investment performance during 2016. Meanwhile, fee-based revenue for the group increased 5% from £836m to £794m but was slightly lower for SLI at £429m, down from £431m.

Research Has the Lost City of Jesus' Apostles Finally Been Found?
Author: 0 Has the Lost City of Jesus' Apostles Finally Been Found?

Archaeologists believe the find may tally with the account of a Bavarian bishop who reported visiting a church said to have been built over the home of Peter and Andrew during a trip to Bethsaida in 725 AD. The Sea of Galilee is seen near Tiberias, Israel December 1, 2016. Excavations at el-Araj will start again in June 2018. After decades of searching, Israeli archaeologists working on the shores of the Sea of Galilee believe they have uncovered the lost Roman city of Julias, home of the ...

Research ITC Will Investigate Qualcomm's Allegations Against Apple
Author: 0 ITC Will Investigate Qualcomm's Allegations Against Apple

The U.S. International Trade Commission announced Tuesday that it will investigate Apple Inc. products, including the iPhone 7 and some of its components, in a broadening probe initiated by chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. Any ban would therefore only affect those Apple devices built with Intel's components. "Qualcomm is pleased with the ITC's decision to investigate Apple's unfair trade practices and the unauthorized importation of products using Qualcomm's patents", executive vice president ...

Research At long last, Spotify has come to Xbox One
Author: 0 At long last, Spotify has come to Xbox One

Load up the app on a supported device while using the Xbox One version, and you'll be able to control and load up music directly on the device. The release comes more than two years after Playstation users got access to the streaming service.

Research Spotify is now available on Xbox One
Author: 0 Spotify is now available on Xbox One

Play your own playlists or songs from Your Music. The app includes support for background playback which will allow gamers to listen to music on Spotify while they are playing games. To mark the occasion, Larry " Major Nelson " Hryb shared a playlist that he personally curated. The Xbox One X pictured next to the Xbox One S.

Author: 0 Partial lunar eclipse wows sky-watchers across the world

Tennessee is one of 12 states in the so-called "path of totality", a swath of the country from OR to SC where the entire sun will be eclipsed by the moon for about two minutes. Here are 11 things to know about the eclipse and tips for viewing the historic event. "I actually can't remember the last time I got to see an eclipse like this".

Research Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Deletes Saved Files
Author: 0 Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Deletes Saved Files

Following years of anticipation, developer Ninja Theory's long-awaited Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice finally debuts this week and will bring players into a unique and epic adventure, with the studio giving one last look into the game's development ahead of its release.

Research Final Fantasy XIV Has More Than 10 Million Registered Players
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XIV Has More Than 10 Million Registered Players

The popular MMO is getting ready for another festival, and the publisher announced that the FFXIV community has hit a new milestone. In light of this, Square Enix tweeted through the official Final Fantasy XV account that there will be another closed beta that will run from August 11 to August 13, after the developer releases an update to improve the matchmaking capabilities of the expansion.

Research Man in auto seat costume tests response to driverless vehicles
Author: 0 Man in auto seat costume tests response to driverless vehicles

The reporter filmed himself approaching the vehicle, saying: 'Brother, who are you? He approached the vehicle and was stunned to see that the driver had been disguised as a auto seat. It was specifically look at the potential need for additional exterior signals on automated vehicles. "I'm with the news, dude", Tuss tried to ask the driver, who was holding he wheel low, sunk into his own seat.

Author: 0 Total solar eclipse comes to Chattanooga

Residents near Dallas, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Buffalo will all see a total solar eclipse . You'll see a white circle on the paper at the end of your box and can watch as the moon eats away at its shape as the eclipse is happening! When the sun , earth and moon come in a flawless straight line and as the Sun s rays falls on the Earth and its (Earth s) shadow falls onto a patch of space and the moon enters that patch a lunar eclipse is seen, he said.