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SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch: Here's how and when it'll happen

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch: Here's how and when it'll happen

This heavy lift vehicle can place about 68.3 metric tons in low Earth orbit. These same engines power Falcon 9, enabling efficiencies that make Falcon Heavy the most cost-effective heavy-lift launch vehicle in the world. Falcon Heavy was designed from the outset to carry humans into space and restores the possibility of flying missions with crew to the Moon or Mars. SpaceX's Jaw-Dropping Rocket Launch Wows Spectators Across Southern California. Read More

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NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) - Long Term Trend

The stock decreased 3.69% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $15.65. The company saw 0.64 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. The correct version of this news story can be read at https://www.thelincolnianonline.com/2018/02/03/nvidia-co-nvda-shares-sold-by-peregrine-asset-advisers-inc.html. Read More

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Google Assistant Go; Support For Entry Level Smartphones

Google Assistant Go; Support For Entry Level Smartphones

Apps like Google Go, YouTube Go, and Gboard Go are available in Play Store. Copyats are apps that try to trick users into downloading and installing them by impersonating well-known apps; major apps get a lot of search traffic on particular keywords, so bad actors try to get people to install their apps by using similar names, sometimes with confusing, and sometimes almost invisible, Unicode characters. Read More

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Google crossed $100 billion mark in revenue in 2017

Google crossed $100 billion mark in revenue in 2017

Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had reckoned a net profit of $9.98 a share on revenue of $31.86 billion. Expenses jumped 27 percent to $24.7 billion in the fourth quarter from the year-earlier period. The company reported profits, excluding the impact of the tax law change, of $9.70 a share - short of the $10.04 expected by analysts. Apple's sales in Japan grew 26 percent. Read More

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GovSat-1 Launch SpaceX

GovSat-1 Launch SpaceX

GovSat CEO Patrick Biewer said the satellite is created to meet government clients' requirements and support defense and civilian security missions even in remote areas. Yesterday, the reusable SpaceX rocket successfully launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Witnessing the launch were Luxembourg's Prince Guillaume and his wife, Stephanie. Read More

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Spotify testing out new free music streaming app called Stations

Spotify testing out new free music streaming app called Stations

Apparently you can add or delete playlists that exist, but can't create new ones. While Spotify claims it is simply testing a new product, this could take the Swedish entity one step closer to conquering the streaming market. After a while, the app does begin to learn what you like and suggests playlists but it gives you absolutely no freedom to choose your own music and search for songs. Read More

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The Making of Monster Hunter: World Part Two: Design

The Making of Monster Hunter: World Part Two: Design

This according to a report by Famitsu , which suggests Capcom's new game is comparing favourably to the popularity of the old portable entries in the series, and also is helping breathe new life into PS4 sales. Monster Hunter World didn't just line up Capcom's coffers, but Sony's too. After slaying the monster, gamers can take the SFV Tickets and other materials to Smithy for him to craft the armor. Read More

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Mark Salling's Victims to Lose Compensation Due to his Death

Mark Salling's Victims to Lose Compensation Due to his Death

The actor's body was found near an LA baseball field, with a law enforcement official - who was not authorised to speak publicly - saying he was discovered hanging. In August previous year, Salling attempted suicide and told a judge in December that he was on medication for depression. That would have meant he was banned from coming within 100 feet of schoolyards, parks, public swimming pools, playgrounds and video arcade venues; and can not speak to children under the age of 18 without ... Read More

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Google took down 700000 bad apps in 2017

Google took down 700000 bad apps in 2017

Last year, Google removed over a quarter of a million of these bad apps. That's a 70 percent increase over the total removals in 2016. From keeping those apps from ever making it onto the service, to removing them if they actually do make it through, the company has its hands full. Read More

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This week's blue moon will be copper

This week's blue moon will be copper

Supermoons have been aptly named for being measurably larger than the regular full moon as seen from Earth. A Supermoon is a full moon that occurs when the moon is at perigee or its closest point to Earth in its orbit. Th lunar eclipse will begin at 5:48 a.m. Wednesday, give our take a couple of minutes depending on your exact location. When: Wednesday, January 31st, best viewing 6:15 a.m. Read More

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Western Digital (WDC) Given New $110.00 Price Target at Craig Hallum

It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500. Among 32 analysts covering Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. Therefore 48% are positive. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on WDC. Western Digital Cp (WDC) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 85.54. The insider CORDANO MICHAEL D sold $302,975. The collective rating of 2 for Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. Read More

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Exclusive Microsoft Games Will Remain in the Catalog Permanently

Exclusive Microsoft Games Will Remain in the Catalog Permanently

The Games with Gold February 2018 line-up is headlined by Shadow Warrior and Assassin's Creed Chronicles India on the Xbox One . Members who own an Xbox 360 get free games as well. All in all, February looks to be a great month for the program, with a decent range of games to sink your teeth into. This affects now unannounced titles as well, such as future additions to the Halo , Gears of War, or Forza franchises. Read More

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Ugandan President Backs Trump's 'Shithole' Comments: 'He Speaks to Africans Frankly'

Ugandan President Backs Trump's 'Shithole' Comments: 'He Speaks to Africans Frankly'

He said: "Donald Trump speaks to Africans frankly". President Donald Trump sparked a firestorm of criticism after he allegedly disparaged Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations by calling them "s**thole countries". At any rate, many countries in Africa do fit Trump's alleged description, and to whatever extent Uganda may be one, its president seems more concerned with improving things than with having a conniption fit over someone saying it. Read More

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Google schedules I/O 2018 for May 8-10 in Mountain View

Google schedules I/O 2018 for May 8-10 in Mountain View

Indeed, it seems like Google is still working out what it wants to show off at IO 2018. The first clue arrived in the initial image of that initial tweet-it's binary for google.com/io. Its unsafe to go alone, so heres a Discord group dedicated to solving the puzzles. Our only clue so far is a picture of a pineapple upside-down cake, found by The Verge on Google's IO website, and we suspect that might be a red herring. Read More

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Xbox Games Pass to Include All Microsoft-Published Games at Launch

Xbox Games Pass to Include All Microsoft-Published Games at Launch

To make the most of your new Xbox One you're going to want to find the cheapest Xbox Live membership available now. Early this month, the Xbox team is already bringing six new Xbox 360 titles to the Xbox One, with more coming. It has been built for true 4K gaming, with enough power to drive native 4K resolutions, high dynamic range and wide colour gamut into a pristine visual package beyond what's capable in existing consoles. Read More

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Private lunar mission: Antrix, TeamIndus terminate deal

Private lunar mission: Antrix, TeamIndus terminate deal

An global panel of judges from the Google Lunar XPRIZE after reviewing the moon mission plan of TeamIndus in October during a visti here had said the team has made "substantial progress" and was in the "right direction". " SpaceIL is committed to landing the first Israeli spacecraft on the moon, regardless of the terms or status of the Lunar X Prize ", SpaceIL spokesman Ryan Greiss told Space.com via email. Read More

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Turn Off iPhone Slowdown Feature With iOS 11.3 This Spring

Turn Off iPhone Slowdown Feature With iOS 11.3 This Spring

Previously, the company said its software updates for the iPhone 6 , iPhone 6S, iPhone SE and iPhone 7 aimed to "smooth out" peak power demands, avoid unexpected shutdowns and extend the lifespan of batteries . Notably, the battery health functionality will come in "a later iOS 11.3 beta release" rather than the initial beta, which is scheduled to be released today. Read More

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God of War gets April 20 release date

God of War gets April 20 release date

Thank you everyone for your continued support of our game making addiction. Here's hoping that the return to God of War is well worth the wait. The second of the two is the Stone Mason Edition , which features all of the contents of the Collector's Edition in addition to a set of exclusive figures modeled from in-game items, such as Atreus' wooden horse, and more. Read More

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Smartphone Battery Explodes After Customer Bites It

Smartphone Battery Explodes After Customer Bites It

Indeed, even the man who bit the battery seemed shocked at the sudden ball of flames. Fortunately for everyone involved, no one was injured. So what caused the explosion other than the fact that batteries were never created to be taste tested? Last month, Apple admitted that it throttled older iPhones as their batteries age. Read More

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Telecom stocks tumble as Jio steps-up data war

Telecom stocks tumble as Jio steps-up data war

For example, if a subscriber has the Rs 349 plan with 70-day validity that ends on February 29 and then buys the Rs 349 recharge after January 26, they will get 1GB data per day in February, and then 1.GB per for 70 days from March 1. 50, just like all the other plans from Jio. The Jio users will get 50% more internet data at the daily monthly recharge. Both the plans are valid for 28 days. Read More

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