Author: 0 Minnesota Looks to Double Renewable Energy Standard to 50% by 2030

Wind energy generated 17% of the state's power, biomass generated 3%, and hydro 1%. Wind and solar power are expected to play a very significant role in the state's future, as these have become the most famous and well supported forms of renewable energy...

Science Panthers pick up scoring winger Vanek from Red Wings
Author: 0 Panthers pick up scoring winger Vanek from Red Wings

He scored a team-high two shorthanded goals for Carolina (25-25-8), which is tied with the Detroit Red Wings for last place in the Eastern Conference. They have good young players and solid goaltending. "We worked the phone for a number of days and I think we got the most we could in every deal, " Holland told The Associated Press.

Author: 0 PM Modi to visit Israel this summer

He said that with many regions in India facing water scarcity, Israel's water technology has been of much help. Since May 2014, there has been a conspicuous movement in India-Israel relations, with New Delhi even modifying some of its votes on worldwide human rights resolutions related to Israel.

Science Nintendo Switch Cartridges Leaving a (Literal) Bad Taste in People's Mouths
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Cartridges Leaving a (Literal) Bad Taste in People's Mouths

Shifty", " Wargroove ", "Stardew Valley", " Shakedown Hawaii ", " Graceful Explosion Machine ", " Tumbleseed ", " Overcooked: "Special Edition ", " The Escapists 2 ", " GoNNER ", " Kingdom: "Two Crowns ", "Dandara" among others. Images have surfaced on Instagram of the handheld console hybrid available for sale since February 28 - a full three days before the official release date.

Author: 0 Here's What PlayStation Plus Members Will Get For Free In March

The amusing thing about this rumor is that it was true. A new month begins today, which means that a new batch of free PlayStation Plus games will be rotating in as February's selection rotates out. Even though this game has just launched on the PlayStation Store it's now available for free to all PS Plus members as part of their membership. Get ready explore a world made of severed limbs, nightmarish creatures and ruined villages.

Author: 0 SmackDown Recap: Styles to Main Event WrestleMania

Comic Book Wrestling writer Brandon Gnetz believes that the Cena-Bella-Ellsworth-Carmella match is a placeholder couples' tag-team matchup created to amp up the drama for Cena and Bella's marquee tag-team matchup with another WWE power couple, Miz and Maryse, during the next Wrestlemania .

Science Kodak Black Arrested For Probation Violation
Author: 0 Kodak Black Arrested For Probation Violation

The 19-year-old Pompano Beach rapper, whose given name is Dieuson Octave, was arrested during a Tuesday hearing in Broward County after he went to a Miami strip club and a boxing match in OH without prior approval. The label is also hoping that Kodak stays out of jail so he can release his upcoming Painting Pictures album. Octave returned home to South Florida in December, after posting a $100,000 bond in Florence County, S.C.

Science The World's Oldest Fossils Unearthed in Canada
Author: 0 The World's Oldest Fossils Unearthed in Canada

Finally, the team found forms of iron in the rocks that could have been formed by iron-oxidizing, hydrothermal vent bacteria, the researchers reported. Over 3,770m years ago, the Earth looked very different. One of the biggest questions in science is whether life is an inevitable and common outcome of the laws of chemistry, or a lucky one-off confined to Earth alone.

Author: 0 SpaceX wants to send 2 people around the moon in 2018

According to a news release from the company, SpaceX was approached by two private citizens for the trip sometime next year. We will work closely with SpaceX to ensure it safely meets the contractual obligations to return the launch of astronauts to USA soil and continue to successfully deliver supplies to the International Space Station.

Science Samsung Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 may debut in India this week
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 may debut in India this week

However, a recent report indicated that Samsung is yet to finalise the Internal hardware configuration and also its rumoured flexible display-supply partner - Kolan Industries - needs time for mass production of Polyimide film, a core part of the flexible screen, which is said to be highly heat-resistant and capable of remaining stable at varying operating temperatures.

Science Amazon Working on Alexa Feature for Distinguishing Between Voices
Author: 0 Amazon Working on Alexa Feature for Distinguishing Between Voices

Last week, the company announced that it had launched more than 10,000 skills for its digital assistant Alexa , available in the United Kingdom since last September. Amazon Alexa is one of the best AI available in the market till date. After all, what good is a virtual assistant that has complete control over your smart tech and shopping account if just about anyone can use it? The Voice ID concept could improve parent controls, allowing mom and dad to prevent their kids from making ...

Science YouTube introduces its own TV service, for $35 a month
Author: 0 YouTube introduces its own TV service, for $35 a month

The service will launch in the spring at an unspecified date in "the largest United States markets", according to a YouTube statement. No launch date has yet been made public, but YouTube has confirmed the TV service will start with a limited roll out in USA markets only, with plans to expand to more cities across the country.

Author: 0 IPhone 8 To Ditch Lightning Port For USB-C Ports

Apple's competitors, over the past few years, began to use mini-USB and eventually adopted microUSB before fully supporting the standard USB Type-C port for most smartphones. This could mean either way, such that they could be changing the other end of the lightning cord that you use to charge your iPhone with from USBC to lightning .

Author: 0 Nintendo promises lots of indie game support on Switch

Whilst Nintendo hasn't always been the go-to place for indie games, there was no holding back in the presentation from highlighting the importance of Nindies and their place on the Switch. The latest game in the SteamWorld series follows the tradition of timed Nintendo exclusivity this year. There are sections for recent releases, games coming soon and the ability to enter a code.

Author: 0 DeVos Criticized For Calling HBCUs 'Pioneers Of Choice'

DeVos, who was confirmed as secretary of education on February 7, has long made school choice one of her main causes , but the problem is, HBCUs didn't exactly have a "choice" in the matter, considering the fact that they came into existence as a direct result of racial discrimination and Jim Crow segregation laws.

Science Blast from the past: Nokia is relaunching the classic 3310
Author: 0 Blast from the past: Nokia is relaunching the classic 3310

With an impressive 22 hours talk time and 1 month of standby time, the pared-down alternative to the nearly ubiquitous smartphone may prove to be extremely popular among those looking to disconnect from the world, at least partially. Described as "a modern classic reimagined", the updated version of the Nokia 3310 will be priced at 49 Euros (about $52) and will come in four colors: dark blue, gray, red and yellow.

Author: 0 Protests expected as Trump International Hotel and Tower opens in Vancouver

Steel fences surrounded the downtown property early Tuesday ahead of the grand opening ceremony. "I'd like to thank the press - just kidding", Donald Jr. The Trumps partnered with Joo Kim's Holborn Group to construct the tower. "I was terrified", Joo Kim told The Associated Press last week. "They understand that I'm trapped into - not trapped, locked into - an agreement".

Science Twitter plans new crackdown to root out abusive trolls
Author: 0 Twitter plans new crackdown to root out abusive trolls

Mr. Ho said: "We're continuing to improve the transparency and openness of our reporting process". This particular initiative, the announcement observes, is meant to stop specious or nuisance tweets from individual accounts to Twitter users who have no connection with the nuisance user, and adds that the measure would only be taken after significant automatic evaluation to conclude that the user deserves the ban.

Science Nokia Smartphones India Launch Date Unveiled by HMD Global
Author: 0 Nokia Smartphones India Launch Date Unveiled by HMD Global

Meanwhile, the fun game is also going to available in a new version of Facebook's Messenger app soon. We wanted to reward loyal Nokia phone fans and make a statement that rich heritage, innovation and modern design can go hand-in-hand. Nokia does offer smartphones in its lineup, but parent company HMD says consumers have asked for something like the 3310, and they made a decision to see if they could recapture some of the feature phone market once again.

Science Nokia 3310 Relaunches 17 Years After Original Release
Author: 0 Nokia 3310 Relaunches 17 Years After Original Release

Powered by a removable 1200 mAh battery , the feature phone packs a massive 22-hour talk-time, and the company claims that it has a battery standby for up to a month. Snake will also be coming to Facebook Messenger, with users able to find it under the "game" tab in the app. It's got more colors for, just like the phone itself, which has a new color screen and a handful of other, minor upgrades (including camera ).

Science New Nokia 3310 is official with new Style and $50 price tag
Author: 0 New Nokia 3310 is official with new Style and $50 price tag

That sounds a lot like the original, but that's where the similarities end. The new version does come with a slightly bigger screen and for the first time, also comes in colour. The company hopes the new phones will boost its fortunes. The nostalgia of the 3310 grabbed a large share of the Nokia attention at Mobile World Congress.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Works With PC Games

Melee, but with the keys mapped for his comfort. Drewoof shows it working with the Dolphin emulator (used for GameCube and Wii games), but it should also work for any game with gamepad support, he says. It's also worth noting that you can't use the Nintendo Switch controller while its charging. "It works with Steam Big Picture as well", Drewoof clarifies.

Science Meet
Author: 0 Meet "Meet", Google's new video chat app for business

I find the timing of Google's launch quite amusing as it has been only two weeks since Amazon unveiled its Chime application meant to perform the same task as the Meet. In a video conference on Meet, the main screen will show the video of the person who is addressing the meeting followed by other participants with their names and e-mail address.

Science Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8

According to reports, the device is expected to be made in limited numbers, rather than being a mass-market device like its sibling - the Samsung Galaxy S8. The Galaxy S8 is believed to have a 3,000 mAh non-removable battery, while the S8 Plus will supposedly include a 3,500 mAh battery. The Galaxy Book will run on Microsoft Windows 10.

Science Does Horizon Zero Dawn Have Difficulty Trophies?
Author: 0 Does Horizon Zero Dawn Have Difficulty Trophies?

You'll run into lots of battles while wandering Horizon: Zero Dawn's open world, so it can be smart to do your preparations ahead of time. One of the most useful mechanics in Horizon: Zero Dawn is Aloy's ability to override robots. Its beauty is only enhanced to a new level if you are using the PlayStation 4 Pro. From the lush green forest to the snowy mountains, Zero Dawn's graphics and art will often leave you in awe.

Author: 0 Reliable stocks in today's share market: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)

The current consensus target price is $16.576 on the stock. HP Inc.'s target price was set to 17.14 with an IPO date at 1/2/1962. It opened the session with a $17.34 price tag, later ranging from $17.31 to $17.68, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day.

Science The Nokia 3310 is back as a 'modern classic reimagined'
Author: 0 The Nokia 3310 is back as a 'modern classic reimagined'

Analysts said resurrecting the popular model was a clever way for HMD Global to re-launch Nokia's brand. But HMD , which licenses the Nokia brand name and creates mobile devices, also unveiled three Android smartphones on Sunday. The €139 (roughly $147) handset has a 5-inch, 720p display and a MediaTek MT6737 processor buried inside. At the MWC, Nokia has finally made the phone available for global markets with a few add-ons.

Author: 0 Internet services sputtering due to web issue

The issue with AWS S3 was acknowledged by the Amazon Web Services Twitter handle as well in which they revealed that the service was experiencing high error rates. The shift also increases the likelihood that problems with one service can have sweeping ramifications online. There's no estimate on when service will be restored, but Amazon says it is "actively working on fixing the issue".

Author: 0 US city holds vigil after shooting death of Indian engineer

Witnesses to the shooting said 51-year-old suspect Adam Purinton yelled "get out of my country" at 32-year-olds Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani before opening fire. He told the Star at the hospital: 'It would be nice for him to give some kind of closure'. Additionally, Clinton shared an Associated Press story on the Department of Homeland Security report that disputed the perceived threats from seven majority-Muslim nations that led Trump temporarily bar travel into the United ...

Author: 0 Roger Federer is coming back "refreshed" and "refueled" after slam win

Murray says he is unsure whether shingles effected him while Down Under and says he has been working hard to keep himself in good condition since overcoming the illness. "I'm fine now, I've been training flat-out for the past few weeks", Murray said. It's good for me and also the tournaments to know I will be playing.

Science Trump gives himself a 'C' on communicating
Author: 0 Trump gives himself a 'C' on communicating

Watch the above video for more on Trump's grades, and be sure to tune in to Fox New Channel tonight at 9pm ET for the big speech. 'I say, "Isn't that a good thing?" A President's main role is to come up with clear messages and grand aspirational goals, select the best people to implement them and then "preside" over them - at times holding their feet to the fire - so that they get it done.

Science Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

However, this is the first time that we get an official press render of the Galaxy S8, once again, courtesy to Evan Blass . Breaking down the details in the image, the Galaxy S8 is seen with a dual-edge curved display and thin bezels on the top and bottom.

Science Trump blames Obama for protests, security leaks
Author: 0 Trump blames Obama for protests, security leaks

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with state governors on Monday morning and spoke on plans he has to seek a historic increase in defense spending , but he also mentioned several interesting things regarding other cuts , including healthcare and infrastructure.

Author: 0 MWC 2017: Hands on with Blackberry's new KEYone smartphone

The BlackBerry KEYone was (and still is) one of the major highlights of Mobile World Congress 2017 tech show that is ongoing in Barcelona , Spain. It is in fact said to be the last device that BlackBerry developed in-house before signing the licensing agreement with TCL .

Author: 0 Rogue Trooper Redux announced by Rebellion

The owners of 2000 AD are hinting at new games based on Judge Dredd and Sláine , as they remaster the Rogue Trooper PS2 game. A release date for Rogue Trooper Redux was not provided, but it's "coming soon" to PC, PlayStation 4, Switch and Xbox One.

Author: 0 Google Daydream VR: Gear Up For These New Games!

Google announced four new games for its Daydream VR platform at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco Monday. Using the headset and controller, players will be plunged into the insane world of the Rabbids , which includes various levels that are full of hidden toys, an arsenal of tools and nutty gadgets.

Science House Democrats Push for More on Trump's Russian Ties
Author: 0 House Democrats Push for More on Trump's Russian Ties

The resolution, put forward by Rep. The vote does not outright ruin the bill's chances, but instead sends it to the House floor with the recommendation that the House vote against it. The committee's Republican chairman, Bob Goodlatte , opposed the resolution, even as he acknowledged the Justice Department hasn't acted on his own request for a briefing on alleged Russian interference with the us election and potential ties to the Trump campaign.

Science Apple is ticking up as Buffett buys more shares
Author: 0 Apple is ticking up as Buffett buys more shares

That's how many hours of video that YouTube viewers worldwide are seeing per day, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Berkshire disclosed a stake in the first half of 2016 and increased the holding later that year. Berkshire has been accelerating stock purchases in recent months, adding to stakes in the largest USA airlines and Apple . But Buffett says when he looks at Apple he sees a maker of consumer products, not technology.

Science Google announced the integration with Keep and Docs you've always wanted
Author: 0 Google announced the integration with Keep and Docs you've always wanted

The feature will essentially place your Keep notepad as a side-panel on the right-hand side of your open Google Doc and allow a few cool options that can go either direction between Docs and Keep . To do the latter, all you have to do is right click on the selection and then choose " Save to Keep notepad". Notes from Keep are available as a sidebar in Docs, that lets users drag and drop content from the notes directly into documents.

Science Legos will celebrate NASA women, including 'Hidden Figures' inspiration Katherine Johnson
Author: 0 Legos will celebrate NASA women, including 'Hidden Figures' inspiration Katherine Johnson

The idea for the project was originally pitched by Maia Weinstock, who submitted the concept to Lego through the company's Lego Ideas program. The news that it had won was a "dream come true" she said. "A big congratulations to 20tauri on becoming the next official LEGO Ideas fan designer!" officials stated on the LEGO website. The set honors computer scientist Margaret Hamilton, who developed the flight software for the Apollo missions; mathematician Katherine Johnson , who calculated ...

Science Stardew Valley coming to Nintendo Switch with multiplayer
Author: 0 Stardew Valley coming to Nintendo Switch with multiplayer

Developer Image & Form has been talking up their Nintendo Switch debut and a new entry in the SteamWorld series for a few months now. More than 60 quality outside the box games are affirmed for Nintendo Switch this year alone. Video game stories from other sites on the web. Today, Nintendo revealed that the game, now available to play on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, will be available this summer.

Author: 0 Hot Stocks Among Investors: General Motors Company (GM), Facebook, Inc. (FB)

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) traded up 0.26% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $35.17. Over the past five trading sessions shares of Altria Group, Inc. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.25, for a total transaction of $231,861.75. Earnings per share is the segment of profit for a company that is allocated to every outstanding share of a company's common stock.

Author: 0 First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Earns Hold Rating from Needham & Company LLC

In First Solar , Inc. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.12/share and a Low EPS of $-0.27/share.

Science The Apple (AAPL) of Warren Buffett's Eye Looks Sweet
Author: 0 The Apple (AAPL) of Warren Buffett's Eye Looks Sweet

ALSO READ: Warren Buffett, Oracle of Omaha, has bought 133 million Apple shares in 2017. Last year's production, Buffett wrote, was a success in all respects, registering 1.1 million unique visits in real-time viewing and 11.5 million more in replays.

Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi 4X with 4100mAh battery launched starting at Rs. 7000

The Xiaomi Redmi 4X runs on Android 6.0 with the MIUI 8 skin atop it. So consumers can either use two SIM cards or a microSD card along with a SIM. The device comes with the new revamped design, where the rear is moved from center on the Redmi 4 to the top left on the new Redmi 4X .

Science Billionaire Buffett tackles Trump in defending value of immigrants
Author: 0 Billionaire Buffett tackles Trump in defending value of immigrants

The 2016 letter details growth in the company's relatively new excess and surplus lines unit, again argues that its reinsurance operations are well-positioned even if a major catastrophe were to strike, but also expresses some regret over the dilution in Berkshire Hathaway stock following its purchase of General Reinsurance Corp.