• Capossela Sells 3500 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT) Stock

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    Capital Research Global Investors now owns 69,663,044 shares of the software giant's stock worth $4,801,874,000 after buying an additional 47,353,245 shares during the last quarter. BMO Capital Markets maintained Parsley Energy, Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Leerink Swann given on Wednesday, January 31. The stock of Franklin Resources, Inc.
  • Stephen Hawking explains what existed before the 'big, big bang'

    Stephen Hawking explains what existed before the 'big, big bang'

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    So his explanation here, while not completely simple, is easy to follow as much as astrophysics can be, comparing the time-space continuum to a curved surface like the Earth. The example Hawking uses is that of Earth, where the surface is finite but you can go around it as many times as you like without falling off, because there is no boundary or edge to fall off from (no matter how steadfastly flat-Earthers believe otherwise).
  • Celebrate 20 Years of StarCraft with Free Goodies

    Celebrate 20 Years of StarCraft with Free Goodies

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    As it has done with other games from its back catalog, Blizzard is marking the occasion with some StarCraft-related extras. So get ready to party StarCraft fans, because rewards will be ready for you to snatch up simply for logging into the respective games, as indicated by Blizzard.
  • Mercedes-AMG C43 4Matic Gets 390 PS, Minor Styling Changes

    Mercedes-AMG C43 4Matic Gets 390 PS, Minor Styling Changes

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    Although at a first glance it may look virtually the same as the outgoing version, there are quite a few changes worth mentioning. The exterior of the 2019 C43 sedan gets a revised AMG grille with twin louver in matte iridium silver. The C43 does the 0-100 km/h (0-62 km/h) sprint at 4.7 seconds (4.8 for the Estate), which is the same as before despite the power bump, and its top speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h (155 mph).
  • Samsung Launches Galaxy A8 and Galaxy S9 Enterprise Edition Models

    Samsung Launches Galaxy A8 and Galaxy S9 Enterprise Edition Models

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    While the Exynos 9810 chip outperforms the Snapdragon 845, it doesn't quite match Apple's A11 Bionic chip. This mobile device was immediately awarded in 30 categories, including design, specifications, graphics, software features, wireless charging, advanced camera features, performance and even battery life.
  • 90th Academy Awards show whiles away the hours today

    90th Academy Awards show whiles away the hours today

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    Comedian and late-night host Jimmy Kimmel will preside over the Oscars for the second consecutive time , with critics tuning in to see how he navigates the tricky balancing act of being amusing without making light of the #MeToo victims.
  • How Does The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Stack Up Right Now?

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    Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services Llc who had been investing in Disney Walt Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $154.86B market cap company. The Maine-based Bangor Financial Bank has invested 0.33% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Tci Wealth Advsrs reported 130 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.
  • Exoplanet found with a lot more water than expected

    Exoplanet found with a lot more water than expected

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    JWST will be able to provide a much fine and greater detailed images and data of WASP-39b and other exoplanets in the universe . "This spectrum is thus far the most attractive example we have of what a clear exoplanet atmosphere looks like", said Wakeford.
  • Samsung Galaxy S9 Loses to Apple iPhone X in Performance Benchmarking Tests

    Samsung Galaxy S9 Loses to Apple iPhone X in Performance Benchmarking Tests

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    A Samsung spokesperson, however, clarified to AnandTech that the phones that went through the benchmark tests were running other firmware designed for the demo smartphones showcased at the MWC. Samsung continues to use a fingerprint sensor in their flagship devices as their face ID recognition is not as secure as Apple's iPhone X and could easily be fooled using a photograph.
  • UK: Toyota to launch next generation Auris project

    UK: Toyota to launch next generation Auris project

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    In a further vote of confidence for United Kingdom engineering expertise, the majority of engines for the new model will be sourced from the company's Deeside factory in north Wales, helping to secure 3,000 jobs across the two sites. He stressed: 'The introduction of a new model is a big responsibility and we are committed to building vehicles and engines of the highest quality, at the best cost.
  • Predicted Reds XI to face Newcastle United

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    Repeating the feat at Anfield will be far more hard, particularly as there is so much at stake for Liverpool , who will want to travel to Manchester United next week with the opportunity to leapfrog them into second place. They were smart enough to use Phil, now they are smart enough to use each other. To work with him each day is great for me. It didn't change attitude, it's football.
  • Last full moon of winter rises

    Last full moon of winter rises

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    Full moons are given different nicknames based on the month in which they appear, loosely related to what happens around that time of the year. Called a Full Worm Moon , it will be visible in New York City at 7:51 p.m. However, there will be two full moons in March . The confluence of these lunar events earned the name " super blue blood moon ". The second full moon will be on Saturday, March 31.
  • Huge 'Mega-colonies' of 1.5 million penguins discovered in Antarctica

    Huge 'Mega-colonies' of 1.5 million penguins discovered in Antarctica

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    The scientists who have discovered the hidden 1.5 million penguins "supercolony" admitted that the Danger Islands have never been considered suitable for penguins colonies but since these islands were affected less by the global warming in comparison with the rest of Antarctica, this discovery makes sense.
  • Offaly hit with fresh Status Orange warning for tonight

    Offaly hit with fresh Status Orange warning for tonight

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    We'll keep you updated on that red warning as we get more. There will be a good deal of dry weather across the south of the country; but, wintry showers, or some showery rain, will affect more northern counties. Public transport remains at a standstill with no buses, trains or Luas services for the rest of the day. Met Éireann's highest warning level is set to remain in place until Friday at 3pm.