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Antares: Astronomers Snap Most Detailed Image of Star That's Not the Sun

In a major breakthrough for our understanding of the wider universe, a team of astronomers has generated the clearest ever image of another star. Using ESO's Very Large Telescope Interferometer astronomers have constructed this remarkable map of the motions of material on the surface of the red supergiant star Antares.

Android presentó su nuevo sistema operativo 8.0 'Oreo'

Como ya ocurrió con la versión Android KitKat , Google vuelve a recurrir a una marca comercial para la denominación de su sistema operativo móvil. Se añaden límites automáticos para regular el funcionamiento de las aplicaciones en segundo plano, con el objetivo de reducir el consumo de batería y mejorar el rendimiento del teléfono.

The New Hearthstone Animated Short Is A Musical Masterpiece

The Hearthstone Global Games Finals will also play out at Gamescom on August 25th and 26th. Instead, it's an amazingly well-made animated short that fleshes out Hearthstone itself! The star of the video is a young girl who stumbles upon Harth Stonebrew's tavern, where everybody gets along and knows how to belt out a group song or two.

Reliance Jio 4G Mobile Pre Booking Online Registration

Reliance Jio has also said that the device will be given on first-come-first serve basis. The Reliance Jio Phone pre booking was started from today (August 24, 2017) evening 5 PM . Secondly, the device will be only available from September this year and the company has promised that 5 million JioPhones will be made available every week.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launched: Specifications, features and must know facts

While the front looks lovely, I can't say the same about the back. There is a fingerprint sensor on the right of the rear camera which is used to unlock the device. The optics department comprises of a dual rear camera setup . Samsung also introduced a couple of innovative features with the Galaxy Note 8 .

Watch the International Space Station fly across the solar eclipse

The US space agency reports that the "next total solar eclipse is on July 2, 2019 with totality running through Chile and Argentina ". This rare alignment, in which only the sun's corona is visible, hasn't been seen across the continental USA since 1918, and a record number of people are flocking to states where they can see totality.

Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) Closed -5.3% Below Its 50 Day Average

Webster Finl Corp Conn now has $4.28 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.19 on August 18, reaching $127.11. About 20 shares traded. It has outperformed by 16.62% the S&P500. The rating was downgraded by Stephens to "Equal Weight" on Tuesday, August 4. The stock's market capitalization is 11.38B. On Thursday, April 21 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with "Neutral".

Google to announce Pixel XL 2 on October 5

Further, he says, yet-to-be-announced Snapdragon 836 processor will power the device. Google Pixel 2 series will have two devices under its banner - Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL . Both phones could be the first phones to run on Android 8.0, if LG V30 fails to get Oreo out of the box. This year, Google will try to make a flawless Android device to compete with Galaxy S8, Note 8 and iPhone 8.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 unveiled

The Note 8 will get a higher RAM than the S8 with a 6GB standard RAM . Follow all the latest news from Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 event here! The Galaxy Note 8 sports two 12MP sensors at the back. Another striking feature of the phone is going to be it dual-lens camera system which is similar to the one on iPhone 7 Plus . The artificial intelligence voice recognition system Bixby has also been included.

Three Utah State football games to air on Facebook this fall

Southern Miss football was already set to have four games broadcast live on Twitter this season and now you can add two more on another major social network, Facebook. San Diego State, New Mexico and San Jose State will also appear during MW games on Facebook. "We are continually exploring ways by which we can innovate and expand the visibility of our Conference membership", commissioner Craig Thompson said in a release.

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Has A Season Pass, Ubisoft Confirms

There will be eight unique steampunk weapons that will become available at launch, each with their own statistics and exclusive to season pass owners. Ubisoft's season pass offering is very similar to what we received for Breath of the Wild . "The Mario + Rabbids Season pass will be available on August 29 in the Nintendo eShop for $19.99".

Speaker Ryan: 'I Don't Think a Govt Shutdown Is Necessary'

There is a big showdown coming in Congress over Trump's border wall. Ryan has denounced the violence and the white supremacists, but has not directly criticized Trump's comments. "We can't afford to allow that to happen again", Ryan said. Pocan called the Ryan event a "stunt" and said in a fundraising email Monday that Ryan is "petrified" to take questions from his constituents.

VW reveals T-Roc compact SUV, and it's coming to SA

And while we wouldn't normally delve too deeply into a car's etymological roots, the "T" in T-Roc pays homage to the car's larger Tiguan and Touareg siblings, while the "Roc" is meant to emphasise permanence and dominance. The diesel options are similar: at the bottom of the range is a 113bhp 1.6-litre engine with front-wheel drive and a manual gearbox only. The official powertrain line-up has not yet been confirmed for the United Kingdom; however, petrol is predicted to make up around 80% ...

Microsoft uses Intel FPGAs for real-time AI in the cloud

Microsoft plans to bring Project Brainwave to Azure in 2018 so any customer can gain access to the technology, allowing them to run their most complex deep learning models at record-setting performance, and bring Armageddon one step closer.

Rainbow Six Siege - New Free Weekend Coming Up

Operation Blood Orchid is now targeting a September 5 release. As for weaponry, Lesion will be sporting the T-5 SMG and SIX12 SD as his primary weapons with the Q-929 as a secondary weapon. Originally set for an August 29 release, the expansion will first arrive to PC's Technical Test Server before its official release date sometime in early September.

In Fire Emblem Warriors' new trailer, friendship conquers all

Fire Emblem Warriors isn't the typical turn-based strategy experience the FE brand promises. The new trailer, revealed at Gamescom, adds Camilla , Leo , Hinoka , and Takumi to the cast of characters, geared for battle, when Fire Emblem Warriors launches this Autumn on Nintendo Switch and New 3DS.

CT Mason Invests $3.51 Million in Amazon.com, Inc

Wealthfront Inc. now owns 11,496 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $8,621,000 after buying an additional 245 shares during the period. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) news were published by: Fool.com which released: "Here's Why the Best Is Yet to Come for Amazon.com, Inc." on August 13, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: "Better Buy: Amazon.com Inc.

OZZY OSBOURNE Playing "Bark At The Moon" During The Solar Eclipse's Totality

Ozzy's eclipse celebration looks incredible, with his band kicking off " Bark at the Moon " in pure daylight. Ozzy Osbourne played the Moonstock Festival Walker's Bluff Vineyard in Carterville, Illinois during said eclipse, and managed to perform " Bark At The Moon " during the eclipse's totality.

BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust (BBK) Shares Bought by ProVise Management Group LLC

The stock's 50 day moving average price is $14.55 and its 200-day moving average price is $14.19. Using a longer term moving average such as the 200-day may help block out the noise and chaos that is sometimes created by daily price fluctuations.

Samsung will unveil its next Gear S smartwatch on August 30th

However, there's a couple of new additions under the surface which should be welcome to wearables enthusiasts. It's waterproof so it can track your swims, has built-in Global Positioning System and the new device can supposedly also track your weight and calorie intake (probably via the companion app rather than directly) and includes a heart rate monitor.

Ken Block Takes Gymkhana Madness Off-Road With Terrakhana

The 600hp rally monster - last seen in Gymkhana 8 - leaves a trail of sand in its wake and it gets airborne at the hands of Block. But Block showed no fear as he completed his course before casually returning to check on the telemetry in his pop-up garage.

Twitterati celebrate as hashtag turns 10

If you want to take a stroll down hashtag memory lane, you can use #Hashtag10 on Twitter today to share your thoughts or check out what others are saying. #NowPlaying: Often shortened to #np, it was first used in 2007 in a tweet about Lavender Diamond's "Open your Heart". In India, Cricket hashtag #IPL, TV show BiggBoss #BB10 and movie #Sultan were among the most tweeted hashtags of all time, the company said in a statement.

Quake Champions now on Steam Early Access for a price

The Early Access version can be purchased for $30 with the Champions Pack which grants access to all present characters and newer ones that will release in the future. As for future characters, there are at least six more coming before the end of 2018, and more could come after that. Finally, the Champions Pack includes three loot chests, which are called Reliquaries in Quake Champions .

Quake Champions now on Steam Early Access for a price

The Early Access version can be purchased for $30 with the Champions Pack which grants access to all present characters and newer ones that will release in the future. As for future characters, there are at least six more coming before the end of 2018, and more could come after that. Finally, the Champions Pack includes three loot chests, which are called Reliquaries in Quake Champions .

Rocket League® - Nintendo Switch Battle-Cars Trailer

This means you can still show off your Nintendo flair even if you opt to not use one of the new cars. This might prove to be slightly confusing, as each auto is primarily red or green, with blue highlights that are meant to look like their suspenders.

Swipe Neo Power, the most affordable 4G LTE smartphone unveiled

It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Swipe Neo Power features a 4-inch HD FWVGA (800 x 480 p) display with Corning Gorilla Glass Protection and is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, which is paired with 512MB of RAM. Every citizen in India should be able to avail the benefit of Digital India in the true sense. "Swipe Neo Power is a budget phone specifically created to cater the needs of common man of our country".

Essential Phone pre-orders start, deliveries expected in September

Canadian operator Telus also announced the start of pre-orders for the phone and camera on its website. Rubin's startup Essential has recently been in the news for its Essential PH-1 phone which is set for its USA launch this week, and will be making utilisation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to change the way people interact with their devices, by assigning some of the tasks performed on the phone to its AI.

Again, court orders interim forfeiture of Diezani Alison-Madueke's $16m assets

A vacation judge, Justice Abdulaziz Anka , gave the order yesterday while ruling on an ex parte application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC ). The houses, located at No. 7, Thurnbull Street and 5, Raymond Street, Yaba, were allegedly bought by Diezani for the United States dollar equivalent of N937m through Chapel Properties Ltd.

Tata Motors Limited (TTM) Consensus Earnings Predictions

The stock's market capitalization is 19.72B, it has a 52-week low of 28.97 and a 52-week high of 44.79. The Relative Strength Index (RSI), developed by J. It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income. 1 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $40.28 Billion for the current quarter.

Video shows Rise of the Tomb Raider on Xbox One X

To highlight all of the improvements that Rise of the Tomb Raider is going to get on the Xbox One X, Square Enix has released a new trailer for the game. Spatial audio support, including Dolby Atmos, for true 3D audio. Sound of in the comments if you think game developers should give this choice to Xbox One X owners.

Elon Musk just unveiled the SpaceX spacesuit

The company's CEO shared the image on Wednesday, which will serve as the official outfit for future missions. On August 20th, Elon Musk tweeted that we would soon get a glimpse of what the next generation of spacesuits for NASA may look like.

New Ferrari Portofino unveiled, to replace California T

The hardtop convertible is powered by a 592 hp, V-8 engine that accelerates from 0 to 62 miles per hour in 3.5 seconds. The Portofino's top speed is claimed to be more than 199mph, which is at least 3mph better than its predecessor. The Portofino is a replacement for the Ferrari California T, a grand touring model designed for comfort over outright handling and performance. The Ferrari Portofino is a hard top convertible that combines a roomy boot, generous cockpit space and two rear ...

Call of Duty: WW2 Multiplayer Gameplay Shows Operation: Breakout Gameplay

There's a lot to be excited about with the impending launch of WWII's beta-and Call of Duty esports fans are even more thrilled to see some Capture the Flag action in tomorrow's exhibition match. You can hit up the gun range, practice using your kill streaks or take part in friendly competitions. An open beta for all PS4 and Xbox One users with online services subscribed can check out the game from September 1 to September 4.

Ariel Is Working On A 1180-HP Electric Hypercar

According to the publication, Ariel's electric supercar will be the fastest accelerating and most technologically advanced auto on the planet when it arrives in 2020. The battery will be joined by a turbine range extender, which will allow the vehicle to continue driving once the 100-120 mile EV range has been depleted.

Sony finally settles the Xperia Water Proofing Lawsuit

As for covering the extension of warranty, the owners of Sony devices will be getting one year of extended warranty and the device out of the warranty period will get six months of extended warranty. If the eligible users are still not satisfied with the settlement, they can avoid the refund offered by Sony and can still fight in court. The deadline for the submission of documents is January 30, 2018.