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Sci-tech Solar eclipse to occur next month
Author: 0 Solar eclipse to occur next month

During the event, a massive cloud shadowed the eclipse and that was the moment when a drop in solar energy was recorded by researchers. 21's solar eclipse , NASA is asking for the help of "citizen scientists" all over the us with collecting and analyzing environmental observations.

Sci-tech Microsoft Kills Word Flow Keyboard for iOS
Author: 0 Microsoft Kills Word Flow Keyboard for iOS

SwiftKey has always been popular with iOS users. Word Flow was an alternate keyboard for the iPhone that arranged the keys in an arc so they were all easily reachable with your thumb. This popular Microsoft Garage project is terminated effective immediately, and you can no longer download or even find the "blazing fast" keyboard product in Apple's App Store.

Sci-tech Kenya Police Investigate Murder of Election Official
Author: 0 Kenya Police Investigate Murder of Election Official

The apparent murder of Chris Msando , the electoral commission's acting technology director, raised fears that an already acrimonious poll could be marred by the type of violence that killed 1,300 people in Kenya ten years ago. He is facing longtime rival and opposition leader Raila Odinga in an increasingly-close race. If no victor is declared, the election will go to a runoff, which would be a first in Kenya's history.

Sci-tech Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, according to reports
Author: 0 Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, according to reports

The IOC have confirmed that an announcement is due today. Los Angeles officials and International Olympic Committee leaders have to come to an agreement that will "pave the way" for LA to host the 2028 Olympics, according to a report from the Los Angeles Times' David Wharton .

Sci-tech Ben Stokes stands firm for England after Alastair Cook exit
Author: 0 Ben Stokes stands firm for England after Alastair Cook exit

Kagiso Rabada found alarming bounce and the left-hander offered up a simple catch to gully. Fall of wickets: 1-30, 2-92. An abstemious maiden Test fifty by Tom Westley was the centrepiece of a heedful morning. Whilst Roland-Jones' debut continues to improve having hit 23 not out following his five-for yesterday, Bairstow proved all doubters wrong with a confident and quick 63 that took all the impetus away from the tourists.

Sci-tech IPhone 8: Apple software reveals plans for 'Face Detect'
Author: 0 IPhone 8: Apple software reveals plans for 'Face Detect'

Adding to these findings, another iOS developer Guilherme Rambo dug into the HomePod firmware and found out that the upcoming iPhone 8 will have the codename D22. Other data in the HomePod lead to signs of an infrared camera by Apple which would be used for 3D face scanning. The image, referenced to as "D22", seems to confirm an edge-to-edge display with no home button.

Sci-tech LG V30 will go on sale on September 28
Author: 0 LG V30 will go on sale on September 28

Last year's V20 was unveiled on September 6, 2016, putting it only a week later in the year than the expected V30 announcement date. While the Note 8 is widely expected to have its unveiling on August 23 during the Korean tech conglomerate's Unpacked event in NY, an internal document cited by Android Authority has disclosed that the LG V30 will be taking the spotlight for the first time on August 31 at IFA 2017, which will be held in Berlin.

Sci-tech Apple 'aiding China censorship' by removing privacy apps
Author: 0 Apple 'aiding China censorship' by removing privacy apps

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is removing virtual private network ( VPN ) services from its app store in China, VPN service providers said on Saturday, July 29, accusing the USA tech giant of bowing to pressure from Beijing to comply with stringent cyberspace regulations, according to Reuters.

Sci-tech US President to Sign Bill Imposing Fresh Sanctions on Russia, Iran
Author: 0 US President to Sign Bill Imposing Fresh Sanctions on Russia, Iran

Asked if Russian President Vladimir Putin had authorized the move, Peskov said such measures are "impossible without the President's permission". President Donald Trump will sign a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russian Federation that passed Congress with overwhelming support, the White House said Friday.

Sci-tech Amusement park accident in US kills one, others injured
Author: 0 Amusement park accident in US kills one, others injured

The Fire Ball , an "aggressive thrill ride", swings 24 riders back and forth like a pendulum while they sit facing each other in four-seat carriages that also spin and are attached to the main arm. KMG, a company based in the Netherlands, manufactures both rides. Similar rides in parks across California, New Jersey, and Canada were closed as well.

Sci-tech US Stocks End Mixed as Dow Jones Extends Record
Author: 0 US Stocks End Mixed as Dow Jones Extends Record

The three major indexes hit record highs earlier in the day, powered by a barrage of strong quarterly earnings, led by Facebook and Verizon. More than halfway through reporting season, S&P 500 companies are on track to increase earnings by 10.8 percent, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

Sci-tech Final Fantasy XV's The Regalia coming to Forza Horizon 3
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV's The Regalia coming to Forza Horizon 3

Then came the Halo Warthog in Forza Horizon 3 . Prince Noctis' ride is taking on some new terrain. Everyone who has played Forza Horizon 3 on an Xbox One , Xbox One S, or a Windows 10 PC, will receive The Regalia for free via the in-game messaging system, as is usually the case.

Author: 0 Pokémon Go Fest Was Such a Disaster That Fans Are Suing

The Pokemon Go fest event was supposed to be a big event, but the game failed to work at the designated time. Concerts are frequently canceled with less compensation to disappointed fans than Niantic has offered the would-be Pokemon hunters, however, so it will be interesting to see if this lawsuit leads to additional compensation for those impacted.

Sci-tech Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shares Bought by Welch Group LLC
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shares Bought by Welch Group LLC

When the trading finished on 07/27/2017, shares of Visa Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) previously announced its fiscal periodic earnings information on Early Thur, Apr 27th. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, July 4th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Institutional investors own 62.48% of the company's stock.

Author: 0 Polish Leader Vows To Target Media After 'Radical' Reform Of Courts

EC has identified a total of four laws adopted by the Polish Parliametn threatening the independence of the judiciary and the rule of law in the country. Bochenek said, however, that Poland would be receptive to talks with Brussels. The EU executive also made a decision to launch an infringement proceeding against Poland for breaches of EU law, as soon as a third controversial judiciary law is published - the Law on the Ordinary Courts Organization.

Sci-tech Adobe Flash will finally be killed off in 2020
Author: 0 Adobe Flash will finally be killed off in 2020

Web browsers across the board will end support for it. Adobe is recommending that companies and developers move their software to modern programs that do not rely of Flash. Google Chrome, now the number one web browser, has seen usage of Adobe Flash fall drastically. In 2014 it was used each day by 80% of desktop users, according to Google.