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Sci-tech Amazon Alexa arrives on Huawei Mate 9
Author: 0 Amazon Alexa arrives on Huawei Mate 9

The large screen Android Mate 9 has been well reviewed , but hasn't really cracked the USA market, as none of the big US carriers are selling it yet. Although most users agree Siri is inferior to other assistants from Amazon , Google, and Microsoft, Apple isn't out of the running yet in the battle to win hotel rooms, and Siri's advantageous support of multiple languages could give it a leg up over its competition with worldwide travelers.

Sci-tech Pokemon Go's Next Event Begins Today
Author: 0 Pokemon Go's Next Event Begins Today

As it is a shiny , Magikarp appears in a golden color, rather than the usual orange. The moderator known as dronpes from the popular Pokemon GO sub-reddit, Silph Road , has confirmed the legitimacy these sightings and captures. Shiny Magikarp have been identified in the game, which can be evolved into a lovely red Gyarados! This mirrors Pokémon Gold and Silver as a Shiny Gyarados was the first shiny Pokemon most people ever saw in the games.

Sci-tech Los Angeles mayor expands immigrant protections
Author: 0 Los Angeles mayor expands immigrant protections

Today's executive directive extends the policies and procedures originated from Special Order 40, along with the LAPD's policy not to honor ICE detainers without a warrant, to the airport police, harbor police and Los Angeles Fire Department.

Sci-tech Curiosity Rover's Wheels Are Starting To Break Apart
Author: 0 Curiosity Rover's Wheels Are Starting To Break Apart

To get around, the Curiosity rover relies on six solid aluminum wheels that are 40 cm (16 in) wide. That was the conclusion when the Curiosity science team conducted a routine check of the rover's wheels on Sunday, March 19th, 2017 .

Sci-tech Airbnb changed its name to Aibiying in China
Author: 0 Airbnb changed its name to Aibiying in China

Comparing the inbound and domestic numbers between the two releases also shows how much Airbnb has grown in the past five months - in November it said that "there have been almost 1 million guest arrivals at Airbnb listings in China to date" whereas the latest stat is "nearly 1.6 million guest arrivals at listings within China".

Sci-tech Is it time to restore Pluto's status as a planet?
Author: 0 Is it time to restore Pluto's status as a planet?

A team of six scientists from institutions across the United States have suggested a new planetary classification system, which would restore to Pluto its status as the ninth planet.The team presented a paper at an global planetary science conference at The Woodlands, Texas, on March 21, which would base the definition of "planet" on geological properties such as shape and surface features.Using the proposed new system, some 110 orbiting objects, including Earth's moon, would be reclassified ...

Author: 0 United States spy agencies may have picked up Trump communications: lawmaker

Nunes however said there was no evidence that then-president Barack Obama ordered the surveillance - as Trump has claimed - or that the president was the target. Nunes, a Republican from California, added that he'll head to the White House to brief the president on the matter. "I must tell you I somewhat do".

Author: 0 Sears, Kmart says future in 'substantial doubt' as 108 stores close

All the time, though, price-cutting mass merchandiser Walmart was growing and overtook Sears as the nation's largest retailer. The company hasn't reported an annual profit since 2010. Sears Holdings Corp. acknowledged "substantial doubt" about its ability to keep operating, raising fresh concerns about a company that has lost more than $10 billion in recent years.

Sci-tech Will New Samsung Phones Undercut Coming Apple iPhone 8?
Author: 0 Will New Samsung Phones Undercut Coming Apple iPhone 8?

The Chinese variants of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus are expected to be powered by the Exynos 8895 system-on-chip (SoC), just like the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge that launched in the Far Eastern country past year were also fueled by the Samsung-made chipset.

Sci-tech Statewide tornado drill to be held Tuesday
Author: 0 Statewide tornado drill to be held Tuesday

The National Weather Service is working to address the issue and ensure that appropriate system improvements are made to prevent future issues. Local and state emergency management officials say the event is a good time for individuals, families and businesses to to discuss and practice plans for what to do when a tornado strikes.

Sci-tech Is Secret of Mana 2 Switch's first Virtual Console game?
Author: 0 Is Secret of Mana 2 Switch's first Virtual Console game?

Unexpectedly, Square Enix has videotaped Seiken Densetsu 3 for Nintendo Switch. Square Enix is enhancing each game slightly by implementing a quick-save ability as well as a "music mode" that will give you the ability to listen to the series' soundtrack from the Switch's home screen.

Author: 0 New Electronic Travel Ban Is Trade Protectionism For Legacy Airlines

In other words, if you're flying to one of the affected airports to change planes, you're better off sticking your laptop in your checked baggage on your flight into that airport and keeping it there. Kilani says the new rules were not applied to Royal Jordanian's direct flight that already departed on Tuesday from Jordan's capital of Amman to NY.

Sci-tech 'Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows Of Valentia' Bundle Announced, Amiibo Functions Revealed
Author: 0 'Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows Of Valentia' Bundle Announced, Amiibo Functions Revealed

Those amiibo characters will level up and grow stronger the more you use them. The limited edition of the game will be priced at $59.99 Dollars. Nintendo also revealed that all of your Fire Emblem amiibo will be functional in the game. The only way to get Fire Emblem Fates on a triple-pack physical cart was by way of a special edition, one of their most egregious ideas yet.

Sci-tech Drake Already Released The Playlist We'll Hear All Summer
Author: 0 Drake Already Released The Playlist We'll Hear All Summer

With so many streaming services battling one another and coming in between artists, the creators of the music began to exclusively release their new music via one of the top streaming platforms i.e. While some of these tracks are far stronger than others, their aesthetic is comforting and provides fans of " One Dance " and " Controlla " with more of the same.

Author: 0 Climate change: Global temperatures hit record high in 2016

In addition to record-high temperatures in the Arctic, Antarctic sea ice is also at a record low. Reports earlier this year from major scientific bodies included NASA, NOAA and the UK's Met Office which indicated that 2016 was the warmest year on record .

Author: 0 Google updates Search toolbar to include topical shortcuts

I still have to go over some of the finer details but these shortcuts do appear to be a pretty awesome way to connect yourself with the happenings in a particular sphere of interest. Google has always had all this functionality. At launch, tappable shortcuts are available only in the United States. Google also says it will be adding new shortcuts for big moments and events.

Author: 0 Trump signs NASA bill aimed at landing on Mars

However, the 2018 NASA budget is slightly smaller than the one pledged by Barack Obama previous year. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) attended the bill signing ceremony in the Oval Office. Roby serves on the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee that is responsible for NASA funding. The commander in chief signed the bill surrounded by astronauts and his former Republican rivals, Senator Ted Cruz of Texas and Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, ...

Sci-tech Spring is officially in the air
Author: 0 Spring is officially in the air

However due to the Earth's elliptical orbit of the sun , the date changes slightly every year. Meteorological spring began March 1. Once Spring rolls around, The North Pole will finally see the sunrise for the first time in six months.