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Science Verizon, AT&T fall on report DOJ is probing collusion
Author: 0 Verizon, AT&T fall on report DOJ is probing collusion

AT&T and Verizon face accusations that they colluded with the G.S.M.A.to try to establish standards that would allow them to lock a device to their network even if it had eSIM technology. The newspaper cites six people with knowledge of the inquiry and alleges the wireless carriers worked in coordination to make it more hard for people to switch carriers.

Science Apple struggling to cut its dependence on…
Author: 0 Apple struggling to cut its dependence on…

In July previous year, Apple had concerns that Samsung's supply of OLED displays would be tight, so it struck up talks with LG Display to invest between $1.75 billion and $2.6 billion in the company's OLED production lines, as long as LG can dedicate production lines exclusively to Apple's orders.

Science Hubble Space Telescope Celebrates 28th Anniversary With Stunning Lagoon Nebula Photo
Author: 0 Hubble Space Telescope Celebrates 28th Anniversary With Stunning Lagoon Nebula Photo

In honor of the Hubble Space Telescope's 28th anniversary, NASA has gifted all of us with stunning new images of the Lagoon Nebula. Using its infrared capabilities, the telescope was able to peer through the thick clouds of dust and gas. The clouds may look majestic and peaceful, but they are in a constant state of flux from the star's torrent of searing radiation and high-speed particles from stellar winds.

Author: 0 The Walt Disney Company (DIS)- Price to Book (P/B) Ratio to Watch

The Walt Disney Company ( DIS) stock is now trading -2.52% away from its average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of -1.54% from its 50 Days Moving Average and 0.82% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average. It has change of 0.01, from 2017Q3's 0.89. The ratio improved due to DIS positioning: 58 sold and 690 reduced. 508 grew stakes while 162 funds took stakes.

Science Moto E5, Moto E5 Plus, Moto E5 Play launched: Price, specifications, availability
Author: 0 Moto E5, Moto E5 Plus, Moto E5 Play launched: Price, specifications, availability

Here's a look at the difference between the specifications and prices of the Moto G6 phones. Like the E5, it only has 2GB of RAM , a 16GB internal storage capacity which is expandable to 128GB, and a smaller 2,800mAh. The Moto G6 3GB RAM version, on the other hand, comes with 32GB storage , while the 4GB RAM with 64GB of internal storage . Again microSD support is 128GB.

Science New Nokia smartphones finally launch in South Africa
Author: 0 New Nokia smartphones finally launch in South Africa

The smartphone features a Curved edge-to-edge 5.5-inch pOLED 2K display . As per some reports from the web, the latest update for the Nokia 2 doesn't bring any noticeable change in the layout or the features of the phone. The Nokia 7 Plus comes in a single storage option of 4GB + 64GB which has been priced at Rs 25,999 in Black Copper and White Copper colours, while the Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with a premium price tag of Rs 49,999 and will be offered in only one colour - Black.

Science Nubia's Red Magic smartphone is for
Author: 0 Nubia's Red Magic smartphone is for "extreme gamers"

The Nubia Red Magic gaming smartphone is exclusive to the Chinese market and we can't say if it will be available in India anytime soon. The new Nubia Red Magic's most distinctive feature, however, is not the power it packs but a customizable LED strip on the rear.

Science Dutch Gaming Authority Declares Loot Boxes As Gambling
Author: 0 Dutch Gaming Authority Declares Loot Boxes As Gambling

Loot boxes, also known as loot crates, are purchasable in-game items that contain further items, some of which could be of great value and help to players, while others could only represent simple customization options . While not every game examined by the DGA was found to be noncompliant with gambling laws, that did not stop the group from admonishing them. While the range of games wasn't mentioned, the four games that contravene the act are Dota 2 , Rocket League , PUBG and ...

Science Facebook Seeks Consent For Facial Recognition Tech In Canada, EU
Author: 0 Facebook Seeks Consent For Facial Recognition Tech In Canada, EU

The new GDPR will allow European regulators to fine companies that collect or use personal data of their users without their permission. Facebook, like many other US technology companies, established an Irish subsidiary in 2008 and took advantage of the country's low corporate tax rates, routing through it revenue from some advertisers outside North America.

Science Moto G6 vs Moto G5: What's the difference?
Author: 0 Moto G6 vs Moto G5: What's the difference?

This year Motorola's releasing the Moto G6 , G6 Plus, and G6 Play. The G6 improves on this again with a premium-looking design that belies its mid-range price point. Meanwhile, the G6 Plus ups the ante to a 5.9-inch display with a 1080p resolution. "Five years ago, we set out to address a gap in the market, quality smartphones that could do great things at a price even more people could afford", said a Motorola representative.

Science IPL 2018: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils

The Big Bash-er from Australia , D'Arcy Short, was one of the most awaited players in this year's IPL auction but his 21 runs from the first three innings showed that the left-hander was not very comfortable with Indian conditions, especially against the spinners.

Author: 0 Tracking the EPS & Revenue for General Motors Company (GM)

About 509,194 shares traded. Several analysts have released their opinion on General Motors Company ( NYSE :GM), with 7 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Analysts await Aramark ( NYSE :ARMK) to report earnings on May, 8. F's profit will be $1.64 billion for 6.91 P/E if the $0.41 EPS becomes a reality.

Science WhatsApp gets 'Dismiss as Admin' and 'High Priority' features
Author: 0 WhatsApp gets 'Dismiss as Admin' and 'High Priority' features

Facebook-owned WhatsApp continues to internally develop new features for WhatsApp groups, providing them more tools to easily manage the group and in order to improve the admin experience. WhatsApp has rolled out a new update that gives more power to a group administrator. These new features are extremely useful features and will make interaction in Whatsapp Groups even easier to use.

Science NASA's Orion spacecraft will include 3D-printed parts
Author: 0 NASA's Orion spacecraft will include 3D-printed parts

Orion's 3D printed parts will be made at Lockheed Martin's additive manufacturing lab. Next-gen materials used include ULTEM 9085 and Stratasys' new Antero material. Orion's Exploration Mission-1 (EM-1) is the first integrated test of NASA's deep-space exploration systems, including the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and ground systems at Kennedy Space Center.

Science Great Barrier Reef coral cooked in damaging heatwave
Author: 0 Great Barrier Reef coral cooked in damaging heatwave

Footage of Zenith Reef (northern Great Barrier Reef) in November 2016 showing extensive death of corals due to the 2016 bleaching event. Prolonged ocean warming events, known as marine heatwaves, are taking a significant toll on the complex ecosystem of the Great Barrier Reef.

Science Cambridge Analytica sought to create its own digital currency
Author: 0 Cambridge Analytica sought to create its own digital currency

User agreements, that long and awfully boring "terms and conditions" section no one ever reads but agrees to so they can use the service, should find a better way of relaying to users that their information shared both with the site and the device they're using will be collected.

Science SC/ST Act: Tamil Nadu Govt. to File Review Petition
Author: 0 SC/ST Act: Tamil Nadu Govt. to File Review Petition

Addressing a DMK-led protest demonstration of opposition parties here seeking reversal of the apex court order, Mr. Stalin said, "the Centre must file a review petition against the Supreme Court diluting the SC/ST Act or include that Act in the Constitution's Ninth Schedule and create a good ambience".

Science Protests against new PM spread to more cities in Armenia
Author: 0 Protests against new PM spread to more cities in Armenia

It said due to the unpredictable nature of the protests, there could be a potential for violence and for the safety of United States citizens in Armenia and therefore it is recommended that they avoid the areas directly affected by these protests and continue to monitor local media for further information.

Science Best Buy becomes an Amazon seller for the first time ever
Author: 0 Best Buy becomes an Amazon seller for the first time ever

Amazon is partnering with Best Buy to peddle the next generation of Fire TV Edition smart TVs in the United States and Canada. "It's not a zero-sum game". Retail availability will extend to Canada "later this year". Amazon and Best Buy were also quick to note that the televisions will let you watch live, over-the-air television by connecting any HD antenna to the sets.

Science Ariana Grande teases first music since Manchester Arena attack
Author: 0 Ariana Grande teases first music since Manchester Arena attack

Ariana Grande is teasing new music following a months-long Twitter hiatus. Following the news, fans were quick to express their excitement, with one writing: "Today we got Ariana's first tweets and Instagram posts of 2018". Originally, it was rumored that Ari would be dropping her new single on April 27th, but on her Instagram Stories last night, EVERYTHING changed. So then TODAY, Hits Daily Double, which is a relatively reliable source when it comes to breaking music news, reported that, ...

Science BMW M2 Competition Changes In Depth
Author: 0 BMW M2 Competition Changes In Depth

The refreshed performance spec model sees a host of race-ready goodies inherited from its older siblings, the M3 and M4 , in order to make it an overall more exhilarating to drive. A set of 19-inch "Y-spoke" alloy wheels is fitted, finished in silver as standard or jet black as an option. If you like to tinker with your car's settings, though, the M DCT will be for you.

Science TC3 was a long lost planet of the solar system
Author: 0 TC3 was a long lost planet of the solar system

It seems they just might - and, yes, there is much more to this story. Almahata Sitta is the first case in which meteorites have been recovered from a known asteroid that was tracked in space and during its subsequent collision with our planet.

Science Supreme Court rules Microsoft privacy dispute moot
Author: 0 Supreme Court rules Microsoft privacy dispute moot

A long-running legal battle between the USA government and Microsoft has been dismissed by the Supreme Court (PDF ) after the crux of the conflict was mooted by recent legislation. "No live dispute remains between the parties over the issue", the court said in an unsigned opinion, declaring the case moot. In March, the Justice Department was granted a new search warrant meant to force Microsoft to turn over the emails in question.

Science Dennis Mammana: Lyrids Meteor Shower to Offer Grand Show in the Sky
Author: 0 Dennis Mammana: Lyrids Meteor Shower to Offer Grand Show in the Sky

While meteor showers are hard to accurately predict, you'll probably get your best glimpse of it in the early morning hours of April 22 (if you're in the northern hemisphere), when the waxing moon is least likely to interfere. Modern-day experts say that if you're hoping to view the Lyrids, you should not look directly at Vega , which is known as the "radiant" because it appears to be the point where the shower originates.

Science Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls brings the vampire-hunting series back to iOS
Author: 0 Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls brings the vampire-hunting series back to iOS

Selected testers will be contacted by e-mail around mid-May. The story is pretty simple: after the defeat of Count Dracula, it seemed like eternal peace had finally descended upon the world. We're sure that gamers would have much preferred seeing a brand new , full-blown Castlevania title launch on consoles, but in the meantime we suppose this will have to do.

Science AMD Ryzen 7 2700X overclocked to 5.8GHz
Author: 0 AMD Ryzen 7 2700X overclocked to 5.8GHz

Out of the box, the Ryzen 7 2700X should be able to achieve a maximum boost clock of 4.3GHz on a single-core with the aid of Extended Frequency Range 2. The 2700 model will come with single-color Spire LED cooler, while the 2600X and 2600 will come with regular "Wraith" coolers. "Every 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ 7 processor now comes with an illuminated Wraith cooler", the company announced in its main Ryzen webpage.