• NASA To Get

    NASA To Get "Insight" Into Mars' Core

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    InSight Lander is scheduled to launch from Space Launch Complex-3 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on May 5 at 10.30 AM GMT (3.30 AM local time). This seismometer will listen for marsquakes - the Martian version of earthquakes - as well as meteorite strikes. After lift-off, InSight is expected to head south over the Channel Islands and will reach orbit 13 minutes into the flight as it passes about 1,200 mi (1,900 km) northwest of Isabella Island, Ecuador.
  • Xiaomi Redmi S2 confirmed to be launched on May 10

    Xiaomi Redmi S2 confirmed to be launched on May 10

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    However, unlike the OnePlus 6, Redmi S2 comes with images. Xiaomi has announced that it will be launching the Redmi S2 in China next week on May 10 . The phone will sport a 5.99-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixel) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It sports a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Xiaomi Redmi S2 is also expected to come in 2GB, 3GB and 4GB RAM versions with 16GB/32GB/64GB internal storage - all with a 2.0 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor.
  • China reportedly asked USA to lighten ZTE's 7-year ban

    China reportedly asked USA to lighten ZTE's 7-year ban

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    ZTE has said the ban was unacceptable and threatened its survival.A commerce ministry spokesman said after the ban was announced last month that China would take any necessary measures at any time in response to the USA move against ZTE. The ban on sales to ZTE, which is heavily reliant on imports of USA chips, had threatened to scupper the Chinese firm's smartphone business. The Commerce Department announced a major export ban to ZTE in April , alleging that the Chinese ...
  • Meet JioInteract, Reliance's New AI-Based Brand Engagement Platform

    Meet JioInteract, Reliance's New AI-Based Brand Engagement Platform

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    Jio in a press release revealed that services such as video call centres, video catalogue, and virtual showrooms will soon be added to the platform. It is claimed to be world's first AI-based service made for brand engagement. The company has also included an option to share the videos after users are done chatting with their friends and family. In addition the auto-learning feature in JioInteract platform helps improve the answering accuracy.
  • NASA Successfully Tests Nuclear Reactor to Power Future Missions

    NASA Successfully Tests Nuclear Reactor to Power Future Missions

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    With maximum power output of 10kW - 1,200 times less than the world's most powerful wind turbine, the GE Haliade-X - space colonists would need at least four units to provide enough power to establish an outpost. NASA's prototype KRUSTY system uses a solid, cast uranium-256 reactor core that is about the size of a roll of paper towels. The objective of the test in Nevada was to show that the system could create electricity with fission power and that it's stable and safe no matter what ...
  • Instagram introduces in-app payments feature

    Instagram introduces in-app payments feature

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    The new feature will let users save credit or debit card information and start paying for products without being redirected to an outside source. While Instagram had previously expressed interest in allowing users to book services with Instagram, this is the first time it's become apparent that this involved an actual payment - not just booking - system.
  • NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Analysts See $1.47 EPS

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    Nine Masts Capital Ltd who had been investing in Nvidia Corp (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $137.40 billion market cap company. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, February 9 by Citigroup. As per Monday, July 17, the company rating was maintained by UBS. On Tuesday, May 30 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy".
  • Airtel Launched Rs.129 Recharge Pack to take on Jio

    Airtel Launched Rs.129 Recharge Pack to take on Jio

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    Indian telecom sector has seen a data war after the arrival of Reliance Jio in 2016. Since the launch of Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio , every telecom operator in the country has come up with a host of attractive plans - for both data and calling - to lure and retain its customer base.
  • Nokia 6.1 officially launching in the USA, costs $269

    Nokia 6.1 officially launching in the USA, costs $269

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    This device is also being touted as the " Nokia 6 2018 " due to its similar design to its predecessor. It sports a 5.8-inch display with full HD+ (2280 x 1080 pixels) resolution. The phone is part of Google's Android One program, which means it'll receive timely software updates for at least 2 years from now. The smartphone is powered by a 3000 mAh battery under the hood and that also supports the fast charging feature.
  • Advanced imaging technology reveals unnoticed writing on Dead Sea Scrolls

    Advanced imaging technology reveals unnoticed writing on Dead Sea Scrolls

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    The Dead Sea Scrolls were uncovered in the 1950s by Bedouins and archaeologists in caves near Qumran, which lies on the West Bank near the Dead Sea. When he examined a few dozen fragments that were discovered in "Cave 11" near Qumran, he was excited to discover traces of ink on many fragments that appeared blank to the naked eye.
  • Facebook Smart Speakers Could Hit Aussie Shelves Before US

    Facebook Smart Speakers Could Hit Aussie Shelves Before US

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    The upcoming Facebook smart speakers could arrive in Australia before the United States as American citizens and politicians are closely watching the social media site after the Cambridge Analytica data scandal , according to CNBC . But now that reports suggest that an global rollout will go first, we may not see the smart speakers from Facebook in the United States at all in 2018.
  • Cigna's 1Q profits up 53%

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    It has underperformed by 10.39% the S&P500. Cigna (NYSE:CI) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, May 3rd. Jones Nicole S had sold 5,856 shares worth $1.12 million. Marco Ltd Company holds 0.03% or 1,075 shares. Hanson & Doremus Mngmt invested in 817 shs. Chemical Bank accumulated 2,487 shares or 0.05% of the stock.
  • How birds got their beaks

    How birds got their beaks

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    Bhart-Anjan Bhullar, a co-author of the research from Yale University , according to The Guardian . As explained in a report from BBC News , the creature known as Ichthyornis dispar lived in North America about 86 million years ago and had several features shared with modern birds, including a beak and a similar brain.