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Sci-tech 14 killed, 9 missing in Andhra boat tragedy
Author: 0 14 killed, 9 missing in Andhra boat tragedy

Unconfirmed reports suggest that another seven persons were feared dead. They said that the boat, run by Simple Water Sports, was ferrying 35-40 passengers, much more than its capacity of 20. He said an enquiry has been constituted. The accident took place at around 5.45 pm. Five bodies were later recovered from under the boat. Search and rescue operation going on.

Author: 0 Venus Jupiter conjunction 2017 on November 13, all you need to know

Weather permitting, for those observers who don't have any tall obstructions such as trees or buildings toward the east-northeast, this "double planet" should make for a very striking visual spectacle, no doubt attracting the attention of even those who don't give more than a casual glance at the sky, Space added.

Sci-tech Morocco is qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Morocco is qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation

Tonight we are proud of the Moroccan shirt, proud that the Moroccan flag returns to the World Cup. The Moroccan Football Federation has put up unprecedented financial rewards for the players of the Moroccan national team. Before today's matches, Morocco had 9 points while the Ivorians had 8 points; meaning the victor of the match would qualify. Belgian coach Marc Wilmots tried to revive the lacklustre Ivorians by introducing Ghislain Konan at half-time and Maxwel Cornet and veteran Salomon ...

Sci-tech Google, Just Dial in deal talks
Author: 0 Google, Just Dial in deal talks

Meanwhile, the BSE earlier in the day sought clarification from Justdial with reference to news that Google and Justdial are in deal talks. It may take some more time before the discussions are finalised, the investment banker told the financial daily.

Sci-tech Angry wife gets Doha-Bali flight diverted to Chennai
Author: 0 Angry wife gets Doha-Bali flight diverted to Chennai

The Qatar Airways flight they were traveling on was forced to make an emergency landing in India after she started to repeatedly hit her husband following the discovery. "The family spent the day at Chennai airport and was sent to Kuala Lumpur by a Batik Air flight. No police action was taken", a source told the newspaper.

Sci-tech Apple Working on Next-Generation Augmented Reality System
Author: 0 Apple Working on Next-Generation Augmented Reality System

Bloomberg , citing sources familiar with the matter, reports that the AR system would utilize its own display and be powered by a new chip and operating system - and unlike current models, it would not need an accompanying smartphone to function.

Author: 0 Star Wars: Millennium Falcon Is Stored Near An English Golf Course

Scenes for director Rian Johnson's sequel were filmed at nearby Longcross Studios in Surrey. The prop, which first appeared in Star Wars in 1977, was spotted by an eagle-eyed viewer on Google Maps. However, thanks to the birds-eye-view of Google Earth, it's clear that it's the shape of Han Solo's ship now in the hands of Chewbacca and Rey following the events of Star Wars: The Force Awakens .

Author: 0 Ford launches new EcoSport priced between Rs 7.31-10.99 lakh

In order to counter the challenge posed by contemporaries, Ford has put in a great deal to improve upon the EcoSport's looks and has added more features and given the petrol variant a new engine. As for safety features , along with the standard features , the vehicle also comes with rear wiper and defogger, front foglamps, and rear parking sensors.

Sci-tech Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot crate prices revealed
Author: 0 Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot crate prices revealed

New locations and vehicles will also arrive . There will also be another chapter released for the single-player campaign. Called The Last Jedi Season , this first season of additional content for Star Wars Battlefront 2 will begin on December 5th and carry throughout the entire month.

Sci-tech Apple iOS 11.1.1 arrives to clean up the ridiculous autocorrect bug
Author: 0 Apple iOS 11.1.1 arrives to clean up the ridiculous autocorrect bug

Need the fix? Just pop into Settings General Software Update and let iOS do its thing. All of the changes in those updates are now rolled into iOS 11 .1.1, which arrived as a small, but very important upgrade to iOS 11 .1. When some people typed the letter "i", it would be automatically changed through Apple's autocorrect to what appears to most people to be a question mark box.

Sci-tech Elon Musk's SpaceX Rocket Exploded during Test
Author: 0 Elon Musk's SpaceX Rocket Exploded during Test

The current generation of engines, known as Block IV, have not been impacted by the failure and will continue to fly payloads for SpaceX customers, meaning the incident will not affect this or next year's launches. The 1st stage Merlin test stand at McGregor is composed of two test cells. SpaceX said one of them should be up and running within a couple of days, while the other may require up to four weeks of fix works.

Sci-tech Google is reportedly working on an AirDrop-like file transfer app
Author: 0 Google is reportedly working on an AirDrop-like file transfer app

There are two tabs on the Files Go app, with one being Storage and the other being Files. We've downloaded the app and tested it. While it's not ideal, when it does work, transferring files from an iOS device to another iOS device, or from an iOS device to a Mac (and vice versa) is like magic.

Author: 0 NASA Wants Your Help To Nickname A Distant World In Kuiper Belt

So that's where you come in. Once New Horizons flies by MU69, the mission team will propose a formal name for the body to the International Astronomical Union ( IAU ). "We're pleased to bring the public along on this exciting mission of discovery". As far as we know, MU69, which is more than 4 billion miles from Earth, could either be a binary orbiting pair or a contact pair of almost like-sized bodies stuck together.

Sci-tech Chrome will crack down on unwanted redirects in 2018
Author: 0 Chrome will crack down on unwanted redirects in 2018

For this objective, the company is rolling out a new security feature primarily for Chrome that will make it harder for third-party ads to subvert pop-up blockers or disguise links within a site. Google is also making it easier for site owners to discover whether their site is among those in question. In addition to the new Chrome features, Google says it is opening an 'Abuse Experiences Report ' console that will let site owners see when the newly-blocked ads were served to their ...