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Sci-tech Orionid Meteors visible near Orion till October 26
Author: 0 Orionid Meteors visible near Orion till October 26

NASA said that the comet would be visible in the darker part of the sky nearby the Orion constellation. This year, the show will last from October 15th to October 29th, but it has a distinct peak in the middle. Jane Houston Jones, from Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, said: "The Orionids peak on October 21, a dark, moonless night". These particles continue on the comet's trajectory and appear as meteors ("falling stars") when they pass through Earth's upper atmosphere.[7][10] Halley's comet ...

Sci-tech Plan's Validity Reduced as Tariff Revision Goes Official
Author: 0 Plan's Validity Reduced as Tariff Revision Goes Official

Notably, the Rs 349 plan from Airtel offers 300 minutes of voice calls per day and 1200 minutes per week and 1GB 4G data per day for 28 days. Smartphones and other smart devices without internet are somewhat useless and to get the best out of our smartphones we opt for various data packs so that we can get a ideal combination of price and offers.

Sci-tech Michelle Williams says she was suicidal during Destiny's Child fame
Author: 0 Michelle Williams says she was suicidal during Destiny's Child fame

Michelle Williams has opened up about her relationship with depression and mental health issues before, through and after the years with Destiny's Child . " I'm in one of the top-selling female groups of all time, suffering with depression ", she said on the show. Particularly, Mr. Knowles , who may not have understood her battle at the time either and wasn't the only person who tried reassuring her that she was OK.

Sci-tech Subaru Outback and Legacy Ace New IIHS Passenger Crash Test
Author: 0 Subaru Outback and Legacy Ace New IIHS Passenger Crash Test

The IIHS added a new test to its routine this year to determine how the passenger-side airbag systems work on mid-size automobiles, especially when it comes to protecting your passenger. The test follows a 2016 IIHS report that published the results of passenger-side small overlap tests of small SUVs with good driver side ratings.

Author: 0 What Does Wall Street Say about NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)?

Thomson Reuters Corp now has $34.01 billion valuation. The quarterly performance for the stock is 5.32%, while the half-yearly performance is -27.14%. The third largest holder is Blackrock Inc., which now holds $6.91 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 5.93% of its market capitalization.

Sci-tech (QCOM) is up at $52.29 Qualcomm and SenseTime to Collaborate to…
Author: 0 (QCOM) is up at $52.29 Qualcomm and SenseTime to Collaborate to…

Winslow Evans And Crocker Incorporated owns 14,890 shares. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. ( NYSE:AVT ), 0 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 6 Hold. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Company holds 0% in Avnet, Inc. The company has market cap of $174.22 million. The Company's subsidiaries include TriState Capital Bank, a Pennsylvania chartered bank; Chartwell Investment Partners, LLC (Chartwell), an investment advisor, and Chartwell TSC Securities Corp.

Author: 0 Alphabet leads $1bn investment in Uber rival Lyft

But Uber has been enmeshed in internal strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick . This year, Waymo sued Uber, alleging trade-secret theft, in a case that is set to go to trial in December. Alphabet's side of the investment leaves the company even further entwined in the automotive market.

Sci-tech Wall St opens lower as tech stocks slide
Author: 0 Wall St opens lower as tech stocks slide

Stocks dropped on Thursday, with both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 on pace for their biggest losses since late September. The S&P 500 index rose 0.84 points, or 0.03 percent, to 2,562.10. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 49.36 points, or 0.21 percent, to 23,108.24. Johnson & Johnson rose 1 percent. NASDAQ measures a number of indices reflecting the reaction of USA's high tech markets and business environments on the country's political and economic developments which have an ...

Author: 0 Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr Inc

Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, September 19th. Adobe Systems Inc ( ADBE ) has a current ROIC of 12.82. Its up 0.10, from 1 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 49 investors sold ADBE shares while 326 reduced holdings. Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in ADBE .

Sci-tech Facebook Testing News Subscriptions, But Not on iOS
Author: 0 Facebook Testing News Subscriptions, But Not on iOS

It seems the social media giant is doing a new test that involves adding a paywall to its Instant Articles service. The new subscription model will allow publishers in the USA and Europe to start putting some of its news content behind a paywall.

Author: 0 Nokia 7 : A camera "bothie" for double selfies !

Today Nokia and HMD Global made the Nokia 7 official. Nokia's tryst with bezel-less designs will still have to wait - the Nokia 7 comes with substantial bezels on the top and bottom. The phone comes across as a much more affordable version of the Nokia 8, ditching the dual-camera design and employing a mid-range Snapdragon 630 SoC in the process.

Author: 0 Google partners with HackerOne for Android app flaw bug bounty

The new feature leverages Google's Android Instant Apps functionality that was introduced past year. This means that Android Instant Apps uses valuable information such as identity, firebase, location and payments which can only be accessed through on Play Services.

Sci-tech Destiny 2 Prestige Leviathan Raid World First Team Used Glitch to Win
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Prestige Leviathan Raid World First Team Used Glitch to Win

Until people started reporting that the team had been exploiting a glitch in order to win. The weapons glitch isn't the same exploit that delayed the launch of the Prestige Raid, so the record is expected to stand. So switching to Wardcliff Coil, picking up a brick of power ammo, and then switching to another power weapon should deliver close to full ammo for that weapon.

Sci-tech Dogs Have Facial Expressions Just For When You're Looking, Study Says
Author: 0 Dogs Have Facial Expressions Just For When You're Looking, Study Says

While every pet owner is aware of the "puppy dog eyes" expression that their pooches put on in an attempt to get some cuddles or the occasional treat, a new study is now offering *some* vindication of owners' suspicions. It's possible those puppy dog eyes are a result of domestication - dog behavior adapted to tap into humans' preference for child-like characteristics.

Sci-tech Alicia Keys Is Returning to 'The Voice' for Season 14
Author: 0 Alicia Keys Is Returning to 'The Voice' for Season 14

I think what's different for me is her ability to really fall in love with every detail of everything... I get to see that more up close and personal now. The clip is brief but it already manages to show off the chemistry between Kelly and her fellow coaches, especially Alicia herself. The reality show is now in its 13th season, with Jennifer Hudson and Miley Cyrus coaching alongside Levine and Shelton .

Sci-tech Polestar unveils their first auto as an independent company
Author: 0 Polestar unveils their first auto as an independent company

For more performance the vehicle is equipped with two-liter four-cylinder petrol engine. It's hard not to swoon over the Polestar 1's photogenic body inspired by the curvaceous Volvo Coupe Concept, but the company's subscription model is dividing opinions.

Sci-tech Ghost Type Pokemon Coming In 'Pokemon Go' Halloween Update
Author: 0 Ghost Type Pokemon Coming In 'Pokemon Go' Halloween Update

Get a look at some of the ghostly Pokemon in the trailer above. For the longest time, only the first 150 Pokemon were invited to the Pokemon GO party for trainers to capture. Others include Dusclops, Sableye and Shuppet will also make their first appearances. Starting October 20 at 12 p.m. PDT and running through November 2 at 1 p.m.

Sci-tech Orionid Meteor Shower to Peak This Week
Author: 0 Orionid Meteor Shower to Peak This Week

The annual Orionid Meteor Shower peaks this weekend and the best viewing in the Philadelphia area will be Friday night into Saturday morning. WAKING up at an absurdly early hour on Sunday morning will be a small price to pay to see the Orionid meteor shower.