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Aston Martin and Zagato have built a wagon

All four cars are based on the Vanquish S, and so are powered by a Aston's traditional, naturally-aspirated V12 with 580 horsepower, mated to a slick-shifting TouchTronic III automatic transmission. Prices will be well over £500,000. It's set to cost just less than £1 million. "My family name is associated with all kinds of wonderful designs, but for many enthusiasts and collectors around the world those that combine the Z of Zagato with the wings of Aston Martin are the most special".

Instagram got a major update today with threaded comments

Threaded comments have already been available on Facebook for a long while, and they have made their way to some other services, too. Facebook owns Instagram , and it's likely the latter took a page from its parent company in order to encourage increased engagement between users.

Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC Decreases Position in Ford Motor Company (F)

Instinet cut Ford Motor from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and reduced their price objective for the company from $14.80 to $11.60 in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. The company had revenue of $36.98 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $37.67 billion. General Motors's quarterly revenue was down 1.1% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

The early reviews for '90s throwback Sonic Mania are really positive

It's one of several unlockables that seems okay by the community to reveal on launch day, although we've still obscured it from our headlines, featured image and have provided a spoiler warning just in case. You can tell from the development team's efforts that they truly appreciate the life and times of Sonic the Hedgehog , and even more so about the pop culture that surrounds the series.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Short Interest Down 20.7% in June

Yet another important factor while evaluating a good buy/sell decision for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCAU) is its Earnings per Share or EPS. This trading sentiment put the stock on Active spotlight. They may also be used to assist the trader figure out proper support and resistance levels for the stock. Finally, US Bancorp DE raised its stake in shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.by 5.7% in the first quarter.

Apple Speaks out Against User Data Searches without Warrant

United States, in which the American Civil Liberties Union represents a man who had months' worth of cell phone location information handed over to police without a warrant. Tech companies aren't the only ones supporting the ACLU in this case. The case will be closely watched, as the court's decision may have profound implications for privacy in the digital age.

Intel confirms 9th-generation Ice Lake processors

In January we heard that three 10nm Core processor families would be launched by Intel; Cannonlake, then Ice Lake, followed by Tiger Lake (following this model: Process-Architecture-Optimization). There's also the Coffee Lake series destined for desktop machines. Intel seems to be putting the smaller die sizes (i.e. anything under 15W for a laptop) into the 10nm Cannon Lake bucket, while the larger 35W+ chips will be on 14++ Coffee Lake, a tried and tested sub-node for larger CPUs.

Widower, 94, digs a pool for neighborhood kids

So, the retired judge made a decision to fill his life and the lives of others with something positive. "You get used to having a person there to enjoy, and now this doggone place is just so quiet", he told People magazine about the loss of his wife, Eve Davison.

Google Allo for web finally arrives, but only for Android users

You probably don't have Google Allo installed on your phone because even as fun of a messaging app as it may be, it still lacks the feature set for most of us to even consider using it for more than a few minutes. If, however, you don't count yourself among that group, getting up and running with the Allo web app is fairly straightforward. And that's pretty much it.

We may now know what the Huawei Mate 10 looks like

HiSilicon aims to put the 970 right on par with the Samsung and Qualcomms top offerings: the Exynos 8895 and the Snapdragon 835. There are also talks in the town about the fact that the Kirin 970 will be the first processor to ship with artificial intelligence specific features.

Qualcomm reveals its next-generation camera modules and depth-sensing image tech

The camera comes in 2 versions, an "Entry-Level Computer Vision" setup and a "Premium Computer Vision" and delivers passive and active depth-sensing, respectively, using Qualcomm's newly revamped image signal processing (ISP) architecture. "Depth-sensing is going to be mission critical going forward", said Qualcomm's product marketing lead for camera and computer vision Philip-James Jacobowitz.

A botched update to smart locks leaves many locked out

The initial problem occurred on Monday of last week when the firm sent the wrong firmware update to its RemoteLock 6i WiFi Smart Lock model. Some 500 customers have been affected by the fault. This, however, will take between two and three weeks. A botched wireless update for LockState 6000i locks has left them inoperable, and customers without an immediate fix.

LinkedIn's Been Told it Can't Stop Third Parties Harvesting Public User Data

LinkedIn, the social media platform for grown-ups, has been ordered by a U.S. district judge to stop blocking a third-party data company's access to data on its users' public profiles - a ruling that backs up the long-held belief that nothing is truly free on the internet.

NASA satellite brushes Saturn's atmosphere

We're about to get a little preview of that event as Cassini's most recent dive at the gas giant sent it through the upper atmosphere, by far the closest it's ever been to the planet. After spending 13 years around Saturn, the spacecraft is now running low on fuel. To maximize the scientific value of sending the spacecraft to Saturn, NASA decided that Cassini will make multiple purposeful passes over Saturn before crashing into its atmosphere.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War trailer shows off Terror tribe

Awards and the BAFTA for Game Design. The main story will require the player to lay siege to and take various enemy strongholds in epic sieges. In the Shadow Wars, Sauron's army launches a counter assault against Talion, attacking different regions and attempting to take back those hard-won fortresses.

Using emojis in work e-mail might make you appear incompetent

According to new research in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science , the more we use emojis in emails to work colleagues, the more they look down on us. In another experiment, the email included only a photograph. Researchers said this attribution didn't affect perceptions of competence or friendliness.

Ford GT Goes Old School With '67 Heritage Edition

Called the '67 Heritage Edition, it follows a trend set by last year's '66 heritage model by taking inspiration from the GT40 racer that won at Le Mans 50 years earlier. The Ford GT '67 Heritage edition can be viewed at FordGT.com using the configuration tool. Ford made much ado about the historic accomplishment by competing with the new GT in LeMans last year and releasing a 2017 GT model year '66 Heritage edition to honor the auto that won that race.

Bandai Namco Is Teasing a New Game Called #Projekt1514

Bandai Namco's site does offer us a short trickle of information surrounding the games premise stating: "Military battlefield, bullets, shots, and dark atmospheres are key elements of this trailer". Knowing they worked on Freedom Wars gives a bit more pause to thought on what Projekt 1514 could be, but both DBX and Freedom Wars are distinctly different from the looks of Projekt 1514, so who knows? In fact, back in April of this very year the Japanese company spent weeks hyping up the ...

Reiance Jio Phone released for Beta Testing today

Shipments will begin in September on first come, first serve basis. Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio has reportedly commenced beta-testing of its smart feature-mobile JioPhone. Reliance Jio JioPhone can be pre-booked online as well as offline starting August 24. Only one unit will be sold against one Aadhaar number and it will be on first come, first serve basis.

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro Leaked

Speaking purely about the reported Gear Fit2 Pro , this wearable is a followup to the Gear Fit 2 , bringing a few new features to those who rely on fitness trackers. Samsung will apparently offer a year's subscription to Under Armour's "premium" digital service, allowing for better training. Blass also reports that the Gear Fit 2 Pro will have a built-in Global Positioning System, a watch-style clasp, and music playback support, including a way to play offline tracks on Spotify .

Starcraft Remastered Has Been Released!

And with the addition of cloud saved games, online matchmaking support, and multiplayer compatibility with the original game, this update improves on the original in nearly every way possible. Download the PC or Mac version and install the game so you're ready to rumble with the Terran, Zerg, and Protoss races when the game unlocks. StarCraft was the game that launched Battle.net as we know it, and it's only fitting that the updated version would make the best of what Blizzard's modern ...

Doctors urge solar eclipse viewers to get approved glasses

But on Monday, anyone within a roughly 70-mile-wide path from OR to SC will be able to experience a total solar eclipse for about 2 minutes, weather permitting. "Severe damage to the eye is your alternative, so you want these for sure", Whisler said. "I just think that it's one of the coolest things". Lorenzo Thompson knows firsthand what can happen if you ignore the doctor's orders.

Reliance Jio has added more than 6 million subscribers in June

According to subscription data put out by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai ) on Monday, Airtel added 2.04 million customers in June, while the country's No. "These service providers were Reliance Jio Infocomm (12.33 crore), Bharti Airtel (5.53 crore), Vodafone (4.11crore), Idea Cellular (26.37 crore) and BSNL (2.17 crore)", the report stated.

Police search for missing endangered girl from Trumbull County

According to the Ohio Attorney General's Office, she left sometime during the night. She is described as a 5'2 tall and 125 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. While this is not an Amber Alert, Copley is believed to be in danger. He was driving a 2012 white Infiniti SUV (OH, FSE9009). Anyone with information about Copley is asked to call detective Sgt.

The Battle.net name is back from the dead-sort of

In a blog post , the publisher said that it chose to keep the name after hearing feedback. "After giving the branding change further consideration and also hearing your feedback, we're in agreement that the name should stay as well", the company added, hence its decision to not alter the name in any meaningful way.

Call of Duty: WWII Gets an Explosive New Private Multiplayer Beta Trailer

As with the previous Call of Duty betas, the WW2 beta will be multiplayer only. The beta's main draw, at least to my mind, is the chance to try the new War mode . Progression will be limited, however, and not all weapons, scorestreaks, and Basic Training Skills will be available. That's Infantry , Expeditionary , Airborne , Armoured, and Mountain Division .

Google Pays Apple Billions Each Year to Stay on the iPhone

Because of this, it believes the amount Google will pay Apple this year "will be closer to $3B". IBD'S TAKE: Google stock is up only 15% in 2015 after weakening this month and is nowhere near a technical buy point of 1,008.71 while another FANG stock, Amazon.com, remains on the IBD Leaderboard along with Alibaba Group Holdings, Arista Networks and Netflix.

Goldfish turn to alcohol

In short, these fish have evolved to become experts at alcohol brewing throughout time. The researchers found that the muscle tissue of the fish contains two types of enzymes that funnel carbohydrates to mitochondria, the cellular powerhouses where energy is produced, according to a press release .

Experiments, ice cream launched to space station

On Monday, August 14 , HPE's Spaceborne Computer will blast off to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX CRS-12 rocket. In a NASA advisory meeting, Sam Scimemi, NASA Director for the ISS, discussed the upcoming SpaceX missions for 2017.

TRAPPIST-1 System of Earth-Sized Planets Is 'Quite Old'

Burgasser said his team was able to find the age of Trappist-1 by measuring the changes and movement of the stars in the system . "We think it's about 7 and a half to 9 billion years old", said Burgasser. Because they're so close, it's possible that the equivalent of an ocean has evaporated from each TRAPPIST-1 planet, except for the two farthest from the star.

Attorney: British cyber expert will be cleared

US prosecutors have claimed that he and an unnamed co-defendant advertised, distributed and profited from malware code known as "Kronos" between July 2014 and 2015. The Milwaukee court has granted the cyber-security researcher permission to work and use the internet again, though he will not be allowed access to the server he used to stop WannaCry spreading.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 64

Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) announces the commercial launch of its Radeon RX Vega graphics cards at global e-tail outlets. In fact, the cards look almost identical (the Vega 64 is on the left in the image above, while the Vega 56 is on the right), with the only external giveaway being a difference in PCB color between them.

Game of Thrones snuck a huge revelation into this quiet scene

Fans have long discussed and theorized the identity of Jon Snow's parents since the start of Game of Thrones . Lyanna, Ned Stark's sister, gave birth to baby Jon in the Tower of Joy after she was "kidnapped" by Rhaegar Targaryen . As Daenerys and Jon Snow get closer in the caves of Dragonstone, it appears that the history of 'familial' relationships in House Targaryen looks set to continue.

Could This Person Be Jon Snow's Father?

Thanks to Gilly who found High Septon Maynard's detailed accounts of his bowel movements, the game of thrones has officially been changed. "He issued an annulment for a Prince "Raggar" and re-married him to someone else in a secret ceremony in Dorne".

Reliance Jio Phone bookings open; Know the procedure, delivery date, documents required

You can be one of those lucky few who can stand ahead of millions in this race only if you have a near-by retailer taking pre-orders. Jio phone bookings will begin officially from August 24 (both offline and online), but some retailers have started taking pre-orders for the handset.