• Little Foot skeleton revealed

    Little Foot skeleton revealed

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    He explained that the name Little Foot was coined by Wits Paleontology professor Phillip Tobias who, upon seeing the size of skeleton's foot bones, said they should refer to her as Little Foot. Importantly, her presence suggests that hominins were spread out farther across Africa than previously thought, and she's the first skeleton that allows a comparison between arm length and leg length in a single individual.
  • Apple CEO hopes apps pulled from China store will one day return

    Apple CEO hopes apps pulled from China store will one day return

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    Apple is facing criticism from local users and rights groups for bowing to pressure from Beijing cyber regulators after it made a decision to remove dozens of apps from its Chinese store this year, including messaging apps and virtual private network (VPN) services, which help users subvert China's Great Firewall.
  • Consumer Reports Rates iPhone X Lower Than 8, 8 Plus in Testing

    Consumer Reports Rates iPhone X Lower Than 8, 8 Plus in Testing

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    The goal of all that repetition is to expose the phone to impacts from a wide variety of angles. The foldable iPhone patent was granted along with 50 others, including patents for a magnetic iPad stand, a system for sensing fingers and hands hovering over a device display, and AirPod earbuds equipped with biometric sensors that can measure galvanic skin response and cardiac signals.
  • Airtel and Intex introduce affordable 4G smartphones starting at Rs. 1649

    Airtel and Intex introduce affordable 4G smartphones starting at Rs. 1649

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    Airtel has plans to associate with more manufactures to create an open ecosystem of affordable 4G smartphones . The smartphone comes bundled with a monthly pack of Rs 169 from Airtel . The device is a dual-SIM touch-screen phone, and comes with rear and front camera, 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is Already Selling DLC on Xbox One

    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is Already Selling DLC on Xbox One

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    Xbox Australia announced via a press release that it will be dropping real life supply crates across the country. Please do not actually conduct yourself as you would in the game when approaching one of these IRL crates. "The password will also be revealed via the Xbox ANZ Facebook page on Saturday, 9 December which participants will need to say to the staff members on hand when they arrive at the crate's location in order to obtain the loot from the crate".
  • Scientists Discover Super Earth With Icy Rocks 111 Light Years Away

    Scientists Discover Super Earth With Icy Rocks 111 Light Years Away

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    Renewed interest in K2-18b after its initial discovery is the result of new research that determined the planet was both larger than Earth, and likely rocky, which is enough to classify it as a "Super Earth". student at the University of Toronto, Canada, and who was the lead author of the research, in a statement published on Tuesday. However, scientists weren't sure whether the planet had a rocky or terrestrial surface like Earth or if it was more like a Neptune kind of planet, which ...
  • Massive Black Hole Reveals When The First Stars Blinked On

    Massive Black Hole Reveals When The First Stars Blinked On

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    The astronomer who found the unusual black hole said that there's no way of explaining how a black hole would be able to pick up such mass, and that it might challenge out current understandings of how black holes form. This is the point at which the universe became transparent to light. The higher an object's redshift, the further away it is, both in space and time.
  • Citing volatile value, Steam drops Bitcoin support

    Citing volatile value, Steam drops Bitcoin support

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    Unfortunately, Valve has no control over the amount of the fee. With Valve unable to control these blockchain-linked costs (passed on from third-party Bitpay), the company anxious that it was leading to "unreasonably high costs for purchasing games when paying with Bitcoin" (though apparently these are costs Bitcoin users as a whole have been willing to shoulder of late).
  • The next Huawei phone might pack a triple-lens 40MP camera

    The next Huawei phone might pack a triple-lens 40MP camera

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    According to the Leaker Evan Blass , Huawei's P series will come with a triple-lens, 40 MP rear camera setup with 5x hybrid zoom. It should also sport a high-resolution 24-megapixel selfie shooter. If you can not wait to see what Huawei has to offer in the P11, the company's VP of smartphones Bruce Lee's statement should give you some peace.
  • Ryan Zinke Recommends Trump Change 10 National Monuments

    Ryan Zinke Recommends Trump Change 10 National Monuments

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    The Trump administration is facing lawsuits based on a recent order to shrink Bears Ears by 85 percent and Grand Staircase-Escalante by nearly 46 percent. In copies of the report leaked to the press, Zinke had recommended changes "to promote a healthy forest through active timber management" and to prioritize traditional uses such as hunting and fishing.
  • Astronauts Made Pizzas in Space

    Astronauts Made Pizzas in Space

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    The astronauts had foundations for pizza , tomato sauce, cheese, salami, olives, olive oil, anchovy paste, and pesto. The video footage of the crew the pizzas from floating in weightlessness ingredients gained in popularity. No need to worry about putting the pizza down in between bites - it just floats there. Despite its remote location, thousands of species live on the space station.
  • How Many Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

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    The fund owned 256,668 shares of the bank's stock after selling 16,640 shares during the quarter. The Koshinski Asset Management Inc holds 11,445 shares with $396.56M value, down from 11,867 last quarter. It has a 20.36 P/E ratio. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated operates as a holding firm for The Huntington National Bank that provides commercial, small business, consumer, and mortgage banking services.
  • General Mtrs Co (GM) Holding Maintained by Hamlin Capital Management Llc

    General Mtrs Co (GM) Holding Maintained by Hamlin Capital Management Llc

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    About 10.49M shares traded. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) has a 20-Day average volume of 33.79 Million. Virtus Investment Advisers Inc decreased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 13.83% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Fin Advisory Ser invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). Arrow Corp has 6,274 shares. Shares are now up over the past year, outperforming the broad market by -100% and underperformed a peer group of similar companies by -21%.
  • Microsoft releases preview of collaborative Whiteboard app for Windows 10

    Microsoft releases preview of collaborative Whiteboard app for Windows 10

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    Intelligent ink recognizes your freeform drawings and turns them into standard shapes, so it's easy to create great-looking tables, diagrams, and flowcharts. The app's real-time collaboration capabilities allow multiple participants to draw on the same canvas using their own PCs. A Microsoft or Office 365 account is required to save boards.
  • Europe, US take down massive Andromeda botnet

    Europe, US take down massive Andromeda botnet

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    Federal Bureau of Investigation and several non-EU Member States. "But by using ESET Threat Intelligence and by working collaboratively with Microsoft researchers, we have been able to keep track of changes in the malware's behaviour and consequently provide actionable data which has proven invaluable in these takedown efforts".