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Electronics Thanks to Brexit, even Oxford is thinking of absconding to France
Author: 0 Thanks to Brexit, even Oxford is thinking of absconding to France

In a break from its 700-year-long history, the UK's University of Oxford is considering opening its first-ever foreign campus in France in order to continue receiving European Union funding post-Brexit, a media report said on Monday. The dean of a Paris-based university group, involved in the process, had said that discussions had started with the French government. The news comes during a period of uncertainty for higher education, as universities and researchers evaluate the impact that ...

Author: 0 More details emerge about Xiaomi's in-house Pinecone octa-core CPU

Though the company is then rumored to have worked with the low-priced chipmaker to make the affordable 4G processor, there is no official confirmation till date. The silicon market is has a very high cost of entry and is already quite a bit crowded so whether Xiaomi manages to leave it mark, and help its devices along the way, remains to be seen in the years ahead.

Author: 0 HTC One X10 live images leak

This is not the first time leaks of the images. The HTC One X10 is expected to feature a 5.5-inch sized display with 1080 x 1920 Full HD resolution, which should give it a pixel density of 403 pixels per inch. The other key features of the device include 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage and a 3.5mm audio jack. The primary camera sports a 16MP lens while the front selfies touts a 8MP lens.

Author: 0 Amazon to create 5000 United Kingdom jobs this year

Global e-commerce giant Amazon today said it would create 5,000 full-time jobs in the United Kingdom this year as part of a new employment drive, demonstrating strong confidence in the British economy ahead of Brexit. And Facebook (FB, Tech30) has announced plans to open a new office and hire 500 additional workers in London. In a press release , the company said that in 2016 it added 10,000 full-time jobs in Europe, bringing its total employment base here to 50,000.

Electronics LG G6 gets two 13-megapixel main cameras
Author: 0 LG G6 gets two 13-megapixel main cameras

Other software improvements include new selfie filters and new shooting modes such as "guide shot", which superimposes a previous photo into the frame to act as a reference for a new shot. The display's 18:9 aspect ratio is claimed to maximize the convenience of the camera UX. For Instagram photos, the G6 will offer a "Square Camera" for 1:1 ratio photos.

Electronics Motorola will celebrate its third anniversary via 'Moto Days Sale' at Flipkart
Author: 0 Motorola will celebrate its third anniversary via 'Moto Days Sale' at Flipkart

The customers can avail offers under the "Moto Days" up to Rs. 20,000 off on exchange of their old smartphones, which is up to Rs. 18,000 now on purchasing Moto Z, Moto Z Play, and Moto M smartphones from Flipkart. The offer varies from Rs 500 off to Rs 3500 off on G Turbo edition. The Moto Z has specifications such as a 5.5 inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 1.8 GHz processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, 13 megapixel rear camera and 5 megapixel front camera and 2600 mAh battery.

Electronics Voters Trust Trump Administration Over News Media
Author: 0 Voters Trust Trump Administration Over News Media

And the tweet ends with what has become Trump's favorite way to dismiss anything he'd rather not hear: "Fake news!". Reporters attempt to pose questions to President Trump during a news conference announcing Alexander Acosta as the new Labor Secretary nominee Thursday in Washington , D.C.

Author: 0 Repealing Obamacare will create harm for millions

A benefit of age-based tax credits for health insurance is that a flat rate tax would treat the economic realities of the super-wealthy and those living in poverty the same. Sommers, et al., in 2012 analyzed data from Maine's Medicaid expansion in the early 2000s, among other states, and showed that expanded Medicaid saved lives.

Author: 0 Shaun Wane elated after Wigan win fourth World Club Challenge

Joe Burgess believes the gap between the NRL and Super League is "100 per cent" closing and stated that Wigan Warriors' aim is to win "everything" this season after their historic World Club Challenge victory over Cronulla Sharks. But he does enjoy facing the Sharks, having scored in a 12-6 Souths' victory previous year, and showed great athleticism to acrobatically touch down in the fifth minute, before adding a second in the 23rd minute and sealing the result with his third in the final ...

Electronics MacBook Air Eliminated, iPad Pro To Blame?
Author: 0 MacBook Air Eliminated, iPad Pro To Blame?

One of Apple's commercials puts the emphasis on the fact that Windows PCs are vulnerable to malware infections, pointing out that the iPad Pro is completely secure and no virus can compromise the device. "So relax, there's nothing to be afraid of". With competition in the tablet and hybrid market heating up with the release of devices such as the Surface Pro 5, however, the iPad Pro 2 needs to be a very impressive device in order to make a significant impact in the mobile market.

Electronics Kushner Makes A Play On 'Very Fake News' CNN
Author: 0 Kushner Makes A Play On 'Very Fake News' CNN

Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner recently met with Gary Ginsberg , executive vp of corp. marketing and communications for Time Warner, CNN's parent company, and expressed concerns regarding what he sees as "unfair coverage slanted against the President".

Author: 0 India Launches Record 104 Satellites In A Single Mission

Standing outside this time are the two gentlemen, holding up rockets, one with the American flag on it, and the other - strangely enough - carrying a Swiss flag. The launch was "another success for the Indian Space Research Organisation, which is rapidly gaining a reputation globally for its effective yet low-priced missions,", The Washington Post said , noting that India has already sent up dozens of satellites, including 20 at once previous year.

Author: 0 Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong arrested on bribery charges

It said on Friday it will indict him on charges including bribery, embezzlement, hiding assets overseas and perjury. The judge in the case explained that with the new criminal charges and additional evidence, necessary thresholds for arrest have been met.

Author: 0 Horizon Zero Dawn Review Leaked, A Perfect Blend Of Sci-Fi And Fantasy

Horizon Zero Dawn releases in other regions on March 1. In the "Countdown to Launch" trailer above, Sony confirms that pre-load starts 48 hours prior to the game's release in the U.S. Both Guerilla games and PlayStation have been heavily promoting the upcoming game. You can see how pockets of humanity live on in primitive hunter-gatherer tribes, while their dominion over the new wilderness has been usurped by the Machines - fearsome mechanical creatures of unknown origin.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Arrives Ahead of Launch Date

Even though Nintendo released a couple of trailers for the console, not all of its features have been showcased. In simple words, its purchasing practice is not a unified account system. Rather than keep it to himself, NeoGAF has produced a short video showing the Switch's operating system. NeoGAF users ShiftaDeband and hiphoptherobot have posted photos and a video of their early Nintendo Switch arrivals, offering a detailed look at the system new UI, settings and menus.

Author: 0 Portal writer Erik Wolpaw has left Valve

After more than a decade working for Valve, screenwriter Erik Wolpaw has made a decision to put an end to his working relationship with the company that owns Steam. Prior to his time at Valve, Wolpaw worked on Psychonauts at Double Fine, and he's collaborating with that studio again on Psychonauts 2 . Wolpaw's departure come one year and change after Half-Life writer Marc Laidlaw moved on from Valve.

Electronics Voting for third phase UP elections gets underway
Author: 0 Voting for third phase UP elections gets underway

Retaining the 55 seats the SP won in 2012 will be a challenge as family has not been able to put up a united front. There are a total of 826 candidates in the fray, including 105 women. The polls will also tell whether the big-ticket projects of Akhilesh Yadav government in Lucknow-the Metro, Janeshwar Mishra Park, Gomti River Front-will convert into votes.

Author: 0 11 ft snake found in vehicle engine

So they called police to check it out. Officer Tony Bernardo and two others worked to extricate an 11-ft python from a college student's vehicle in Davie, Florida. Davie Police said the snake, which has since been turned over to a care company, was most likely a pet and it was not a Burmese Python. When Price saw the snake he said it was "Bigger than I initially thought it was".

Electronics Vice Chairman of Samsung Lee Jae-yong Arrested
Author: 0 Vice Chairman of Samsung Lee Jae-yong Arrested

The 48-year-old billionaire was taken into custody at the Seoul Detention Centre early on Friday after waiting overnight for a decision. South Korea's special prosecutor's office has focused its investigations on Samsung Group's relationship with Park, who was impeached by parliament in December and has been stripped of her powers while the Constitutional Court decides whether to uphold her impeachment.

Author: 0 Google Invents AI That Plays Piano With You

We have marveled together over a neural network's stomach-churning attempt at writing a Christmas carol-never forget the line "I've always been there for the rest of our lives"-and now Google has released something called the A.I". The response technology was created in partnership with Creative Lab and Magenta , Google's open-source computational music and art project. The experiment's coder Yotam Mann said in a video that the computer was able to learn key and rhythm without him ...

Electronics Sane Trilogy Releases On June 30
Author: 0 Sane Trilogy Releases On June 30

The first footage of the remaster (embedded below) was revealed at the PlayStation Experience in December, showing off the game's improved visuals, some of which were compared against the the PlayStation One originals. While we're still a little uncomfortable with the new animation style, the chance to play Crash Bandicoot: Warped with a fresh glossy sheen is something we'll happily take for a spin.

Author: 0 Skyrim Creator Teases New Mobile Game

Hines told Gamespot that Nintendo have turned out to be a good partner to work with, before adding: "Whereas before they were less interested in the types of things that we did or some other groups did". According to Howard, two of the aforementioned projects are "classically Bethesda" with the third being another mobile game. So what's next for Bethesda mobile gaming? Howard says that they do have another mobile game project that they thought about for a while.

Author: 0 PSA's chief seeks meeting with British PM on planned Vauxhall takeover

Business Secretary Greg Clark, who visited Paris on Thursday for talks with PSA Group and French ministers, is expected to join Mrs May at the meeting with Mr Tavares. "I will be using this meeting to press the case for the UK's world class facilities and workforce, and ensuring that Mr Tavares and the PSA Group understand fully that Luton, Toddington and Ellesmere Port, and thousands of dedicated United Kingdom workers, deserve a strong backer and a positive future".

Electronics Samsung leader Lee Jae-yong arrested on multiple convictions
Author: 0 Samsung leader Lee Jae-yong arrested on multiple convictions

Following the court's decision, Lee will stay at a detention center in Uiwang, south of Seoul, where he had been waiting for the ruling overnight. Prosecutors aim to file a formal charge against Lee by the end of this month. If the court dismisses the arrest warrant, it will deal another blow to the prosecutors who have until February 28 to investigate the scandal, unless the parliament extends the deadline.

Author: 0 One dead and dozens injured as train derails outside station in Belgium

Frederic Petit of the Infrabel rail service told the VRT network that the accident occurred as the train left the Leuven station at slow speed in the direction of the Belgian capital. On June 5, 2016, three people were killed and nine injured when a fast-moving passenger train slammed into the back of a goods train on the same track in eastern Belgium.

Electronics Unilever Shares Soar 11% As Kraft Heinz Pursues $139 Billion Takeover
Author: 0 Unilever Shares Soar 11% As Kraft Heinz Pursues $139 Billion Takeover

Unilever today has already rejected the proposal, but Kraft Heinz has signaled it plans to be persistent. Though Unilever has managed to stave off the bid, but it remains to be seen what happens ultimately. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. The stock gained as much as 12 percent in Amsterdam, while Kraft Heinz gained about 4.7 percent in pre-market trading in NY.

Electronics Today Analysts Focus on General Mills, Inc. (GIS), KKR & Co. LP (KKR)
Author: 0 Today Analysts Focus on General Mills, Inc. (GIS), KKR & Co. LP (KKR)

General Mills opened for trading at $62.81 and hit $63.73 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $63.09, with a gain of 0.32% or 0.2 points. General Mills's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 71.64%. This article was posted by [[site]] and is the sole property of of [[site]]. If you are accessing this story on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright & trademark legislation.

Electronics Jat agitation: Haryana appoints senior officers to districts
Author: 0 Jat agitation: Haryana appoints senior officers to districts

A year after the Jat agitation crippled the state and left it to recuperate from damages worth crores, the swelling number of protestors demanding reservation in Haryana has once again put the state government in a tough spot. Pointing out that the challenge before the Manohar Lal Khattar-led BJP government was to co-opt Jats and their leadership into the State's power structure, Mr.

Author: 0 Ethics office: White House should investigate Conway for Ivanka Trump plug

Conway gave the endorsement on Fox News Channel last week, one day after the president attacked the Nordstrom department store chain for treating his daughter unfairly. Representative Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the top Democrat on the Oversight Committee, called it a "textbook violation of federal ethics rules". The White House didn't immediately respond to questions sent via email Tuesday.

Electronics U.S. markets end lower on Thursday
Author: 0 U.S. markets end lower on Thursday

The Dow is up 342.49 points, or 1.7 percent. For the week, all three major indices posted solid gains, with the Dow , the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq jumping 1.7 percent, 1.5 percent and 1.8 percent, respectively. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.42% from Thursday's 2.45%. In Europe, the German Dax index rose 0.2%, while the French CAC 40 rose 0.6% and the UK's FTSE 100 added 0.5%.

Author: 0 The Pokémon GO Eevee Nicknaming Trick Works With Espeon & Umbreon

There are also reports of more " Pokemon GO " secrets after the Android update. With the recent Generation 2 update finally hitting Pokémon GO, fans are scrambling to figure out how to acquire the coveted Espeon and Umbreon - two fan favorite evolutions of Eevee - and Inverse knows how.

Electronics Child dies following auto bomb attack in Turkey
Author: 0 Child dies following auto bomb attack in Turkey

Sanliurfa Gov. Gungor Azim Tuna told the news agency that a person parked the auto near a housing complex in Viransehir for members of the judicial system and detonated the bomb with a remote device. "The housing complex has been largely damaged", Gungor was quoted as saying. Has anyone admitted being behind the attack? Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag on Twitter called it a terrorist attack saying it targeted judges, prosecutors and clerks.

Author: 0 Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing Build a Beastly Boat

Owners who want to take full advantage of that power will need to use the Race Key, while anyone running their boat on regular 91 octane fuel has access to a more sedate 2,700 hp (2,013 kW) with the Pleasure Key Fob (no we're not making that up and yes, it does sound like something entirely different) plugged in.

Author: 0 Details About Xbox E3 2017 Briefing Out

Microsoft's annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) press conference will be a day earlier this year. It will be on Sunday, June 11, and will start at 2 PM PT / 5 PM ET. Aside from the possible Xbox Scorpio release, the video game company will also its Xbox Fan Fest to 2017 E3. Gamespot also reported that Xbox's big boss Phil Spencer teased the Microsoft E3 2017 lineup in January.

Electronics Why Arista Networks, Inc. Stock Popped Today
Author: 0 Why Arista Networks, Inc. Stock Popped Today

Finally, Argus initiated coverage on Arista Networks in a report on Tuesday, October 25th. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $99.62. The shares were sold at an average price of $93.58, for a total value of $187,160.00. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 3,111 shares of the company's stock worth $200,000 after buying an additional 105 shares during the period.

Author: 0 Geneva Motor Show: Honda Civic Type R set for scorching Swiss debut

The upcoming Civic Type R will be the 5 generation of the long-running series. In addition to revealing the latest version of its now legendary hot hatch, Honda will be showcasing a range of its advanced vehicle and powertrain technologies at the Geneva Show including a fully electric concept auto which Honda says can "read the driver's emotions" - and make money for its' owner.

Author: 0 Mass Effect Andromeda's Weapons And Combat Detailed

Video game stories from other sites on the web. Players will reportedly take on the role of the Pathfinder, the ultimate adventurer in a vast, unexplored galaxy, on a mission to find a new home for humanity. There are no class-specific weapons, so everything is available to everyone. Earth-type weapons, for example, use bullets while some weapons rely on plasma and can overheat.

Author: 0 Meeting in Astana Seeks Mechanism to Regulate Truce in Syria

A new round of United Nations -backed peace talks is due to begin in Geneva next week. Russia's role in Syria has grown since it threw its military weight behind regime leader, Bashar al Assad. Head of the Russian delegation and Representative of the Russian President on Syrian settlement Alexander Lavrentiev noted that "the Astana platform is not confined to military matters on Syria, the parties might as well engage more closely with political issues".

Author: 0 Trader's Buzzers: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)

The highest analyst price target is $90.00, which implies a rally of 61 percent. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $65.00 price target on shares of Microsoft Corporation in a report on Wednesday, September 28th. Morfit G Mason sold 11,000,000 shares in the company at $63.32 each and collected $696,520,000 in proceeds. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link .

Author: 0 Microsoft Azure customers 'very likely' to hire an MSP

Forrester found that 56% of organizations surveyed said they had multiple cloud solutions. "Companies report using eight different clouds on average; optimising cloud costs is the top cloud initiative; cloud challenges, including security concerns, continue to abate; and Docker continues its phenomenal growth".

Author: 0 Mobile Rolls Out Nougat Update to Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

Lest you think there's fierce competition at play, keep in mind that Samsung is also the foundry manufacturing Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835. Other users too, are expected to get this update in a day or two. In a move that will boost the production and launch of this year's Samsung flagship, the Samsung Galaxy S8, Sony has joined a list of equipment manufacturers who will now produce and supply batteries.

Electronics Samsung boss arrested on corruption charges
Author: 0 Samsung boss arrested on corruption charges

This development isn't too surprising, given that the office of special prosecutor Park Young-Soo had an arrest warrant back in January, but clearly whatever they had on him wasn't enough as it was dismissed and Lee was released by the court.

Author: 0 You Can Now Shop With Google Assistant on Google Home

Users can simply tell the speaker to order items - diapers, paper towels, or trash bags, for example, and get delivery from any of dozens of participating retailers. After initial setup, you'll be able to order home essentials merely by asking Google Home. According to Google's announcement post, there are no fees or service charges through April 30, 2017.

Author: 0 Pokemon GO Receives 80 New Creatures and Gameplay Update

In addition to the new Pokemon , Niantic is also including new Evolution items for evolving Pokemon , and a new purchasable accessory and outfit options for customizing your trainer. Previous events were not a likely indication: extra candy might have attracted the hardcore Go players out there, but new creatures to catch is always going to be exciting to just about everyone.

Electronics The Pokémon Company teases an upcoming game for Japan
Author: 0 The Pokémon Company teases an upcoming game for Japan

The holes, of course, are shaped like Magikarp . You might, however, want to set your expectations low, as the game seemingly revolves around none other than Magikarp . No one knows the reasons for the holes, but an investigation has begun. The latter, however, will be more special than ever because it will have Magikarp as the leading character.

Author: 0 Diesel "T-charge" zone comes into effect on London's roads in October

He said the T-charge was the "toughest emission standard of any major city" and was overwhelmingly backed by Londoners because they wanted immediate action to tackle air pollution. In total, more than 37 stakeholders and organisations - including numerous councils, Global Action Plan and the Licensed Taxi Drivers Association - support the principle of the T-Charge, which uses cameras as monitoring and enforcement measures.

Electronics First Data Corporation (FDC) PT Raised to $18.00
Author: 0 First Data Corporation (FDC) PT Raised to $18.00

In last trade, the intraday high was $16.44, putting the share price -2.29% below its 52-week high and trades 69.01% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. The company reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $1.73 Billion, according to consensus forecast of 20 analysts.

Electronics PlayStation Plus will be free during the last week of February
Author: 0 PlayStation Plus will be free during the last week of February

This is for North America and will last until February 23rd. However, in the European Union the free access runs from 10:00 on February 22 to 23:59 on February 26? Sony has revealed that you won't need PlayStation Plus to play PlayStation 4 games online starting tomorrow, the 17th February, in North America.