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Electronics Terrorist Attack in the St. Petersburg Metro
Author: 0 Terrorist Attack in the St. Petersburg Metro

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev described the attack as a "terrorist act", but authorities have released no specifics on who they believe is responsible, and no group has yet claimed the attack as their handiwork. Bodies were seen strewn across a station platform outside the train. Interfax news agency cited unnamed sources as saying the bomb, packed with shrapnel, may have been hidden in a train carriage inside a briefcase.

Author: 0 Trump signs bill blocking online privacy regulation

Proponents of the measure said it is a matter of leveling the playing field, since large Internet companies such as Google and Facebook are already collecting personal data, and selling it to advertisers, because they are not regulated by the government.

Author: 0 Tesla's Record Breaking Delivery Rate is Great For the Model 3

Of that figure, 13,450 were Model S vehicles and 11,550 were Model X vehicles. That means the Model X accounted for 46.2 percent of all cars Tesla has delivered in the quarter. Tesla will begin building the Model 3 in July. So, Tesla's Q2 is also off to a good start with an early lead that's much bigger than the one it enjoyed in Q1.

Electronics Windows 10 Creators Update bets on mixed reality with Holograms
Author: 0 Windows 10 Creators Update bets on mixed reality with Holograms

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) said that Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP, and Lenovo will ship the world's first Windows Mixed Reality-enabled headsets with the Creators Update later this year. This means they remain exposed to attacks targeting unpatched security vulnerabilities, and this is a usual phenomenon as most security issues exist in a majority of Windows versions.

Electronics Vettel savours win as Ferrari strike first blow
Author: 0 Vettel savours win as Ferrari strike first blow

The Scuderia got the new season off to the flawless start with Vettel's victory in Melbourne , and the four-time world champion says the win is a result of not looking too far ahead during the off-season. But while running in 10th place and holding off Force India's Esteban Ocon, which had been behind for a long period, the Spaniard's auto suffered what he suspected was a suspension problem.

Electronics New Nokia 9 Leak Points To 2017's Killer Smartphone
Author: 0 New Nokia 9 Leak Points To 2017's Killer Smartphone

The feature is part of Nokia's OZO VR platform, which is now made up of a super expensive 360-degree camera. The technology allows for low latency playback of 3D audio when paired with virtual reality devices that support head tracking features, in addition to high-quality stereo playback when paired with devices that do not support Nokia OZO Audio.

Electronics Driver in deadly church bus crash told witness he was texting
Author: 0 Driver in deadly church bus crash told witness he was texting

The Associated Press reported that a witness told officers that the driver of the truck admitted that he was texting at the time of the crash and repeatedly apologized. The Texas Department of Public Safety reports the lone bus survivor remains hospitalized in critical condition, and the pickup truck driver is in stable condition.

Author: 0 US ambassador says no question Russia meddled in election

The former SC governor wound up instead as the usa ambassador to the United Nations - the first to enjoy Cabinet rank in a Republican administration since Jeane Kirkpatrick during Ronald Reagan's first term. He added on Sunday: "The real story turns out to be surveillance and leaking!" Haley said world leaders weren't anxious about Trump's habit of making pronouncements via Twitter .

Author: 0 Ryu wins ANA Inspiration in playoff after Thompson's penalty

LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters, who had informed a stunned Thompson of the penalty after the 12th hole, said she understood the outrage of fans but insisted that no other option was available. "I feel disgusting for Lexi Thompson , who proved she's one of the best golfers on the planet and certainly played well enough to earn a trophy", he continued.

Electronics Judge rejects Roman Polanski's bid to end sex abuse case
Author: 0 Judge rejects Roman Polanski's bid to end sex abuse case

Roman Polanski following the hearing on March 20, 2017. The " Rosemary's Baby " director pleaded guilty to unlawful sex with a minor in 1977 after plying Samantha Gailey with champagne and drugs before taking topless photos and having sex with her during a photoshoot when she was just 13 and agreed a plea deal which allowed him to serve 42 days in detention while undergoing psychiatric tests.

Author: 0 GST Inches Closer To Victory, Lok Sabha Clears 4 Crucial Bills

The panel headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet again on May 18-19 in Srinagar to finalise the rates of different commodities and services as also to approve the remaining ones. "Congratulations to all the countrymen over the passage of the GST Bills". Banks and insurance firms have been favouring the centralised registration system, but at the GST Council meetings, States wanted it their way.

Electronics Google Doodle Honors UIUC Alum Fazlur Rahman Khan, Architect of Chicago's Skyline
Author: 0 Google Doodle Honors UIUC Alum Fazlur Rahman Khan, Architect of Chicago's Skyline

Khan, the architect of Chicago's John Hancock Center and Sears Tower. He came to the United States for his graduate studies and worked at Chicago design office Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, where he began his work on designing skyscrapers. Khan pioneered the tube system, which placed a building's structure on its exterior, much like a hollow tube. Khan passed away in 1982 at the age of 52, but his legacy is visible in numerous most famous skyscrapers erected since then.

Electronics Democrats claim nearly enough votes to block Gorsuch, for now
Author: 0 Democrats claim nearly enough votes to block Gorsuch, for now

Last week, McConnell announced that the Senate would vote on Gorsuch this Friday before lawmakers leave Washington for a two-week recess. "Over the last couple of months the nominee's opponents have tried to find fault with him, that fault will not stick", Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen.

Electronics Egypt's 'Fantastic Guy' Sisi to Meet Donald Trump
Author: 0 Egypt's 'Fantastic Guy' Sisi to Meet Donald Trump

Politico has reported that Egypt's military ruler Abdel Fattah el-Sisi was never invited to the Obama White House. "We warned two years ago our European friends, the foreign fighters in Syria will return and commit terrorism in Europe", he said during a 2016 visit by French President Francois Hollande.

Electronics Destiny 2 to be Available for PS4 and Xbox One Soon
Author: 0 Destiny 2 to be Available for PS4 and Xbox One Soon

That gameplay also feeds beautifully into Destiny's variable-reward-schedule loot machine, so the team at Bungie will need to continue to build gear that feels suitably incredible according to the effort players invest in getting it. Give a player an add-on, and they'll play for a week. This implies that while cooperative multiplayer may be in the game, but players can not participate in "competitive multiplayer" in the base title.

Electronics Dishonored 2 Free Trial Begins April 6, 2017
Author: 0 Dishonored 2 Free Trial Begins April 6, 2017

While this announcement does not tell us whether or not you will be able to replay the first few missions over and over again or if the trial system is based on time invested. An extra bonus for those of you who could be swayed to pick up a full copy: you can carry your progress over should you decide to purchase the full version.

Author: 0 Samsung to engage in all-out promotional drive to woo consumers to S8

The Galaxy S8 features a 5.8-inch (6.2-inch for Galaxy S8 +) 1440 x 2960 resolution (~570 ppi, ~529 in S8+) Super AMOLED display, giving the device a ~83.6% and 84% screen-to-body ratio, respectively. As we mentioned previously, the S7 is charged via Micro-USB while the S8 and S8 + both have USB Type-C. The Galaxy S8 also comes with Octa Core processor with 2.3 GHz Quad core + 1.7 GHz Quad core.

Electronics Windows 10 is getting mixed reality support next month
Author: 0 Windows 10 is getting mixed reality support next month

In addition, the Remix3D.com community has also been busy connecting creators since October 2016, helping them find new ideas and providing instant access to a growing library of 3D objects to customise, edit, and share. The Creators Update will also introduce a Windows Defender Security Center dashboard created to make it easier for users to control their security settings and preferences from one location, Mehdi said.

Electronics Mike Flynn hid Russian state media payments from the USA government
Author: 0 Mike Flynn hid Russian state media payments from the USA government

It was noted that, prior to the November 2016 presidential election, Flynn said, "when you are given immunity , that means you have probably committed a crime". Schiff, who is the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, viewed the documents more than a week after that committee's Republican chair, Devin Nunes, said that he had viewed leaked intelligence that appeared to indicate that Trump and members of his campaign team were under surveillance during the late stages of the ...

Electronics Jeep Compass Trailpass Concept: For When The Trailhawk Isn't Enough
Author: 0 Jeep Compass Trailpass Concept: For When The Trailhawk Isn't Enough

The Mopar brand is responsible for developing, building and ensuring that all Jeep Performance Parts meet rigorous specifications and with 4×4 capabilities in mind, enabling Jeep owners to further enhance their stock vehicles. Get a better look at the Jeep Compass Trailpass Concept in video embedded below. The concept also comes with a roof basket, cross rails and rock rails from Jeep Performance Parts.

Author: 0 Feds tighten H-1B guidelines for computer programmers

As the government begins approving H-1B applications for the year, the Justice Department has issued a public warning to employers seeking those visas not to use them to harbor bias against US-based workers. These site visits are not meant to target nonimmigrant employees for any kind of criminal or administrative action but rather to identify employers who are abusing the system.

Author: 0 Final Four averaged 16.8 million viewers

Meeks is a 6-foot-10, 260-pound (listed) interior dump truck, an unstoppable force on the glass, the centerpiece of the best offensive rebounding attack in college basketball and the best reason to think North Carolina can meet and exceed Gonzaga's as-yet-unmatched interior strength when titans collide Monday night in the national title game.

Author: 0 14-year-old charged in Chicago sex assault streamed online

Police have said about 40 people viewed the attack on Facebook while it was happening, but none of them reported it to police. On March 20, her mother approached Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson outside the 10th district headquarters and brought to his attention the live stream.

Electronics Video Shows Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition Tricked By A Photo
Author: 0 Video Shows Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition Tricked By A Photo

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will feature iris recognition, which was earlier seen on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 which has been discontinued. That leads us to believe that the photo needs to have a certain composition to bypass the new security measure. Before the official launch, Samsung seems to have taken into consideration integrating a dual-camera setup with the Galaxy S8 series smartphones.

Electronics Jak and Daxter PS2 Classics Coming to PS4
Author: 0 Jak and Daxter PS2 Classics Coming to PS4

Stay tuned to Gameranx for more updates on the Jak and Daxter series. The only games missing from all of this are the quite excellent Daxter spin off for PSP and The Lost Frontier , which was released in 2009, during the twilight days of the PSP and PS2.

Author: 0 Patriots QB Tom Brady finally gets his stolen Super Bowl jerseys back

As they approached the pitcher's mound, Brady held up the jersey that was stolen from his locker following this year's Super Bowl. The jersey handover is only slightly less awkward than Roger Goodell's congratulations to Brady after his most recent title, with Kraft pulling each out of a bag as the pair stand in what appears to be a well-appointed study.

Author: 0 The Galaxy S8 is the iPhone we want

There's plenty of other options available on the Galaxy S8. Along with Android Nougat, Samsung has preinstalled the device with their new personal assistant called Bixby. Both versions of the Galaxy S8 , the 5.8-inch and the larger 6.2-inch S8 Plus, are now available for preorder and are expected to hit the USA market on April 21 at a cost of $720.

Author: 0 Apparently Nintendo Switch Could Overheat, Warp When Docked Too Long

One of these payloads, PUA. OneSystemCare , demands payment in exchange for fixing a range of "issues" affecting a user's computer. YouTube video claiming to show users how to download Nintendo Switch emulator. Some users feel it's probably not worth the hassle, especially if the bend is barely perceptible, while others point out that a bend in the console could mean damage to the hardware inside.

Electronics 'We Happy Few' Videogame Getting Movie Adaptation
Author: 0 'We Happy Few' Videogame Getting Movie Adaptation

Some have already voiced their surprise that a game that has yet to exit its Early Access period could be considered for a film adaptation, but there's no arguing that We Happy Few's premise is immediately alluring and seemingly ripe for a movie spin-off.

Author: 0 Boston Red Sox vs

Reigning AL Cy Young victor Rick Porcello will start for Boston opposite Pirates right-handed ace Gerrit Cole . The Sox are not only the favorites to win the American League East for the second consecutive season, but they have the third best Las Vegas odds of winning the whole damn thing.

Author: 0 Samsung, Netmarble join forces for mobile game on Galaxy S8

These larger bezels mean, that overall the 7 Plus is nearly identical in size to the S8 Plus. The S7 measures 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9mm and weighs 152g, while the S8 measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8mm and hits the scales at 155g, meaning it is only very slightly taller despite a 0.7-inch screen increase.

Electronics Netflix now lets you download videos onto your PC
Author: 0 Netflix now lets you download videos onto your PC

The company is rolling out a new update to its Windows 10 app which brings the new feature, simply titled "Download & Go". Netflix has finally updated its Windows 10 PC app to support offline viewing. You can find the full list of supported content by hitting the hamburger menu in the top left corner, and then finding Available for Download . After all, you're probably not going to lug your hulking desktop with you on vacation or business trips.

Electronics Arkham VR comes to PC on the Vive and Oculus
Author: 0 Arkham VR comes to PC on the Vive and Oculus

There's not much more to go on right now but, in fairness, there's not much else to know. We're still not seeing the can't-miss games crop up for VR platforms to compete with their normal console counterparts - we're still suckers for the more general VR "experiences", and one of the best experiences we've encountered on any platform is the PlayStation VR's Batman: Arkham VR.

Electronics Google Pulls The Covers Off Android O With First Developer Preview
Author: 0 Google Pulls The Covers Off Android O With First Developer Preview

The update also brings " Notification channels ", which are new categories defined by apps for managing notification content. It must be remembered that this is just one of the many Previews of Android O and Google "plans to update the preview system images and SDK regularly throughout the O Developer Preview " before rolling out Android O one and for all.

Electronics Tendulkar collaborates with Sonu, makes his singing debut
Author: 0 Tendulkar collaborates with Sonu, makes his singing debut

Sonu Nigam talking about the song and his view on Sachin said that, " Master is blessed". Yesterday, the Indian cricket icon launched his very own app called 100MB (developed by JetSynthesys) which will help fans to interact with the cricket legend more closely than ever before.

Electronics Italy Feb jobless rate falls to 11.5 pct, lowest in six months
Author: 0 Italy Feb jobless rate falls to 11.5 pct, lowest in six months

The Eurostat statistics agency said the jobless rate in the 19-nation eurozone fell to 9.5 percent, with sustained drops in Spain and Portugal also a factor. "In all, then, more encouraging evidence about the euro-zone economy, which we now expect to grow by about 2% this year". Data firm Markit meanwhile reported that factory orders in the eurozone were fueling the recovery in jobs.

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 8 - Apple Needs to Step Up its Game

It's a battle between the purest form of Android and the most popular form of Android. The Galaxy S8 was officially introduced on Wednesday, and besides the fact that there's a bloody Microsoft edition, it had few surprises in store. The company now has an eight-point checklist for inspecting batteries , and while suppliers do most of the testing, Samsung duplicates the tests to act as another measure in detecting and identifying potential issues.

Author: 0 Lexi Thompson leads LPGA major after long day

There, Ryu made a birdie on the first playoff hole to seal her second major title, and deny Thompson an emotional victory. LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters, who had informed a stunned Thompson of the penalty after the 12th, said she understood the outrage of fans but insisted no other option was available.

Author: 0 Huge HTC U "Ocean" specs and features leak reveals major device details

We've previously heard that the HTC U will come with a 12 MP rear camera and 16 MP front-facing camera , and now some their specific features have been speculated upon. And because it only takes a few seconds to adjust, you can easily go from one profile at home, to a different one on-the-go. Other specifications revolving around the upcoming HTC U is its QHD resolution, and it does not look like the company will transition to the side of OLEDs, at least for now.

Electronics Insomniac Games' PS4 exclusive Spider-Man is releasing this year
Author: 0 Insomniac Games' PS4 exclusive Spider-Man is releasing this year

While there is no official release date of when the game will be out this year, it could be the next month or the second half of 2017. Penagos stated clearly that both games are "on the horizon for 2017". Despite releasing in a similar period to upcoming feature film Spider-Man Homecoming, the two projects seem to be unrelated in terms of characters and story.

Electronics Microsoft is shutting down open source repository CodePlex, offers GitHub migration tool
Author: 0 Microsoft is shutting down open source repository CodePlex, offers GitHub migration tool

CodePlex has been available since 2006, as Microsoft attempted to make a name for itself as an open source provider, something it continues to this day with the likes of the.Net Foundation, but on this one, they've thrown in the towel. In a blog post, Microsoft announced that the company has made a decision to the pull the shutter down on CodePlex, after 11 years of its inception.

Author: 0 Teen suspect arrested in Facebook Live sex assault

Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said more arrests are expected as the investigation continues. "We've seen a couple of acts in this city now in a couple of months involving social media, and it just disgusts me that people would not pick up the phone and dial 911", Superintendent Eddie Johnson said.

Author: 0 Youth arrested in sexual assault of Chicago teen seen on Facebook Live

Chicago Police Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi Tweeted about the arrest early Sunday. None of those viewers called the police, though. But the charges against the 14-year-old - aggravated criminal sexual assault, manufacturing of child pornography and dissemination of child pornography - suggest that he shot video or took photographs of the attack, Guglielmi said.

Electronics After GOP Health Bill Failure, What's Next For The Affordable Care Act?
Author: 0 After GOP Health Bill Failure, What's Next For The Affordable Care Act?

Schumer added that Democrats were willing to work with the Trump administration on health care legislation if they "Take repeal off the table. we'll work with them on improving Obamacare". "I don't really believe anyone is going to quit", said Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., "I think we'll do it until we get it done". "It's just that valuable, that important".

Author: 0 Greencore Group plc (GNC) Earns "Buy" Rating from Whitman Howard

It has outperformed by 3.66% the S&P500. Berenberg Bank decreased their target price on shares of Greencore Group plc from GBX 370 ($4.65) to GBX 350 ($4.40) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Monday, December 12th. Glencore PLC had 360 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Underperform" rating by Credit Suisse given on Thursday, November 5.

Author: 0 Nokia 9 may sport Snapdragon 835 SoC, 6GB RAM

The still to be acknowledged Nokia 9 is starting to shape up to be quite the premium smartphone. Also, it is expected that the smartphone will come with an IP68 certification. Nokia 9 could come with the most high-tech audio technology from Nokia. Users who are already hooked to the Nokia 9 with the alleged details should simply hope that the tip is true.

Electronics What Does Galaxy S8 Mean for Apple's Next iPhone Release?
Author: 0 What Does Galaxy S8 Mean for Apple's Next iPhone Release?

Samsung yesterday revealed that the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will feature an nearly bezel-free, curved-edge " Infinity Display ", along with a fingerprint sensor that's been moved to the back of the phone. There are a couple of apps that can click a photo of the user and animate it with smiles and blinking eyelids. Of course there is no space left for a home button, so Samsung placed a virtual home button.

Electronics Pink Reveals Her Weight, Says She Doesn't Feel Obese
Author: 0 Pink Reveals Her Weight, Says She Doesn't Feel Obese

I know I'm not at my goal or anywhere near it after Baby 2 but dammit I don't feel obese, " said the "Just Give me a Reason" singer on her Instagram . When her postpartum curves made headlines in 2015, she was quick to dismiss her critics, saying, "Please don't worry about me". A few weeks after giving birth, the star took a selfie with her personal trainer and disclosed to the world that she hadn't lost any weight yet.

Author: 0 The iPhone 8 might have a radar-like, new home button

Furthermore, the company said that the new device customization is an example of Microsoft's aim to bring together their apps so its customers can work, play and connect from their pocket-sized devices. Now, it appears facial recognition wasn't ready either. The device's facial-recognition feature then sees the photo, which shows a person's face, and the handset unlocks.