Sunday November 18-th, 2018

NASA studying asteroid Bennu: Will it hit Earth in 2135? NASA studying asteroid Bennu: Will it hit Earth in 2135?

The California lab is part of national planetary defense team that also includes NASA and the National Nuclear Security Administration. The plan is called Hypervelocity Asteroid Mitigation Mission for Emergency Response . "Dealing with it" involve...

AMD promises fixes coming for new processor security vulnerabilities AMD promises fixes coming for new processor security vulnerabilities

The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -9.7%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 8.07% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year en...

Why Facebook will ride out the data leak scandal Why Facebook will ride out the data leak scandal

OTTAWA-Facebook says it doesn't yet know whether Canadian users' personal information was swept up in a massive data harvesting scheme embroiling the social media company. A British TV news program is airing more footage from the secretly recorded ...

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact NVIDIA (NVDA) Share Price

Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:BHE) has risen 60.40% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 29.74% the S&P500. Umb Bank N A decreased its stake in Nvidia Corp ( NVDA ) by 19.78% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory fil...

Professor Stephen Hawking will be buried at Westminster Abbey Professor Stephen Hawking will be buried at Westminster Abbey

A spokesman for Westminster Abbey said Wednesday morning (AEDT) the celebrated physicist's ashes will be interred later this year at a special thanksgiving service. 'We believe it to be vital that science and religion work together to seek to answe...

Turpin children 'full of joy' after being freed from captivity, lawyer says Turpin children 'full of joy' after being freed from captivity, lawyer says

The seven adult children rescued from the California "horror house" have been released from medical care and are living together in a rural area of the state. Now, the seven siblings who are free have enjoyed getting relative privacy for the first ...

WhatsApp co-founder tells everyone to delete Facebook WhatsApp co-founder tells everyone to delete Facebook

Facebook acquired WhatsApp for US$19 billion in 2014. The tweet comes on the heels of an undercover investigation broadcast on the U.K.'s Channel 4 News Senior of Cambridge Analytica - the United Kingdom data company at the heart of a major wo...

Ubisoft VS. Vivendi Hostile Takeover Saga Has Seemingly Come to a Close Ubisoft VS. Vivendi Hostile Takeover Saga Has Seemingly Come to a Close

New investors are an odd pair with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan snapping up some stock along with China's Tencent bringing home 5%. Slowly and steadily Vivendi bought up shares in Ubisoft, hoping to eventually take over the company.

Here's how you can bring back Google's 'View Image' button

A new Chrome extension re-implements the Google " View Image " and "Search by Image" buttons. With that feature gone, users are now prompted to visit the webpage where the image is housed if they want to save it. Next, click the add to Chrome but...

'Watermelon protest' in Kerala as teacher passes sexist remark over Muslim girls 'Watermelon protest' in Kerala as teacher passes sexist remark over Muslim girls

Munavvir commented that Muslim girls at the training school were not wearing the hijab properly and were exposing their chests like "sliced watermelon" on objective. She further added, "Just because people may find my breasts attractive, doesn't me...

You better believe QB Trevor Siemian is 'excited' to be joining Vikings

Cousins' agent, Mike McCartney, spoke at length with Peter King of The MMQB about the days and hours leading up to Cousins signing with the Minnesota Vikings . Siemian said. "There's so many dimensions you can grow as a player, and that's what kee...

Vikings to Open Season in Philly? Bring it On! Vikings to Open Season in Philly? Bring it On!

Siemian, 26, was named the starting quarterback out of training camp each of the past two seasons. In his career thus far, Siemian has had a 59.3 percent completion rate, throwing 5,686 yards, 30 touchdowns and 23 interceptions. When he found out...

Chris Wallace: Trump's Russian Federation sanctions 'neither bold nor swift' Chris Wallace: Trump's Russian Federation sanctions 'neither bold nor swift'

Yesterday, the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) blacklisted 14 new Russian individuals and the Internet Research Agency as Specially Designated Nationals (SDNs) for their role interfering with the 2016 U.S. However, there are still mult...

Windows 10: Movie-grade, real-time 3D graphics near with DirectX Raytracing API Windows 10: Movie-grade, real-time 3D graphics near with DirectX Raytracing API

Up to this point, developers have been relying on "rasterisation" techniques to render lighting and shadows for scenes. This is a technique commonly used in film to generate a visual scene from all angles based on how light would react to objects and...

Former NFL Player Jonathan Martin Hit With Multiple Charges Over Instagram Post Former NFL Player Jonathan Martin Hit With Multiple Charges Over Instagram Post

TMZ is also reporting that there is now a warrant out for his arrest. According to online images of the Instagram message, Martin posted a photo of a shotgun with a several shotgun shells, emblazoned with the hashtags #HarvardWestlake and #MiamiD...

This 100TB SSD is the world's largest and it's available now This 100TB SSD is the world's largest and it's available now

A standard rack with these new ExaDrive 100TB SSDs will hold an insane 100PB of storage, that's 1000TB folks. While the random read speeds are only slightly better than regular enterprise-grade SATA SSDs, the random write speeds is very impressive....

Ataribox branded as Atari VCS, is a 'connected device' Ataribox branded as Atari VCS, is a 'connected device'

Formerly called Ataribox during a funding stage, it is now called the Atari VCS - a throwback to the original name of the Atari 2600 in the 70s. The Atari VCS will of course serve up lots of classic content, but it is so much more than a "retro...

Last male of the northern white rhino dies in Kenya Last male of the northern white rhino dies in Kenya

To end his suffering, his veterinary team chose to euthanize him. Ol Pejeta Chief Executive Officer Richard Vigne told Anadolu Agency veterinary scientists had been treating Sudan for age-related problems at the conservancy and the Dvur Kralove Zoo...

Huawei P20 pricing and new pictures just leaked Huawei P20 pricing and new pictures just leaked

Now, some new leaks have emerged online that reveal some key information about the upcoming device. WinFuture's report also mentioned that the P20 Pro will come with a 20MP monochrome sensor and an 8MP telephoto lens. With the Huawei P20 Lit...

First interstellar visitor likely came from binary star system: astronomers First interstellar visitor likely came from binary star system: astronomers

But 'Oumuamua displayed no cometary activity - no long tail, no cloud-like "coma" around its core - even after getting relatively close to the sun, so it was soon reclassified as an asteroid. "It has been wandering interstellar space for a long time ...

Aussies Can Get PUBG Mobile Right Now Aussies Can Get PUBG Mobile Right Now

Go ahead and check out PUBG Mobile right now on Google Play. "We are very excited to launch PUBG Mobile on iOS and Android internationally", said Chen Jerry, Corporate Vice President of Tencent & President of Lightspeed & Quantum Studios ...

Vivo Y85 specs leak: Notch display, Snapdragon 450 SoC, Android Oreo Vivo Y85 specs leak: Notch display, Snapdragon 450 SoC, Android Oreo

Coming to the specifications part, the Vivo V9 was recently leaked with a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) AMOLED display. The smartphone appears to have an iPhone X-like notch as well as a vertically placed dual rear camera setup - looks similar...

Secret Development: Apple Into Creation Of Its Own Screens Secret Development: Apple Into Creation Of Its Own Screens

Despite enjoying hyped created around the 10th anniversary iPhone , Apple could manage to sell 77.3 million units of iPhone in the first fiscal quarter of 2018 - 1 million fewer than the same quarter past year. Also, by the time it's ready for man...

HTC Vive Pro headset now available for pre-order at $799 HTC Vive Pro headset now available for pre-order at $799

It makes complete sense for HTC to make this price drop, and frankly is now a far better value for those that have yet to dig into HTC Vive . Current Vive owners can upgrade their headset to Vive Pro for the best display, audio, and comfort in the i...

LEGO The Incredibles Revealed for Consoles and PC Later This Year LEGO The Incredibles Revealed for Consoles and PC Later This Year

For well over a decade, developer TT Games' series of LEGO games have covered a wide range of franchises ranging from Star Wars to Indiana Jones and beyond, with another title seeming to bring a certain superpowered family to consoles and PC la...

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