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by | May 14, 2018 | 13:32

The new S model will slot in between the two, doling out 515 hp and 494 lb-ft. Compared to the base GT Roadster , the AMG GT S Roadster is rendered more dynamic by numerous modifications to the engine, suspension, brakes, design and interior.

by | May 14, 2018 | 12:14

RR won the toss and elected to bowl, and MI took to the crease. Sportsbet Australia gives slimmer 8/13 odds of a Mumbai victory, while a Royals victory returns 13/10 odds. Buttler scored his fifth consecutive fifty in this year's IPL to bat Mumbai Indians out of the contest. Despite the shaky start, skipper Rahane and Jos Buttler batted confidently and stitched a 95-run partnership.

by | May 14, 2018 | 11:44

On May 8, astronomers spotted the asteroid and gave it a new name before realizing it was 2010 WC9 . Astronomers think that in spite of its dimension as well as range to Earth , 2010 WC9 will securely zoom past the planet. "The asteroid will be moving quite rapidly (30 arc seconds per minute)". Aside from its impending visit, 2010 WC9 is particularly interesting because it has an unusual story behind it.

by | May 14, 2018 | 10:10

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking, who passed away in March, is set to be interred in Westminster Abbey in June. And it appears that the organisers of his memorial service are not excluding anyone, even those born in the future. 'So far we have had applications from all round the world, and we do mean round - there are no flat-Earthers here'. To test the theory he threw a champagne party, complete with Krug and hors d'oeuvres, in 2009.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:10

Activating new Gmail for yourself is fairly easy. After the new Gmail UI has loaded, click on the settings tab again and choose " settings ". All you need to do is compose a new email or reply to one, and click on the new "confidential mode" icon in the send button row of the compose interface.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:50

The objective of the JPC to meet various stakeholders was to obtain feedback from the migrants, if any, belonging to religious minority communities of Afghanistan , Pakistan and Bangladesh i.e Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians residing in the State of Meghalaya and other stakeholders in connection with the examination of " The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 ".

by | May 13, 2018 | 21:31

Airtel's node to provide Apple Watch Series 3 cellular service is located out of India, Jio alleged, stating it was in "gross violation to the license terms". Thanks to Reliance Jio's new tariff plan - which severely undercuts global calling rates charged by Indian telecom companies now - the stock price of Idea crashed almost 12% while Bharti Airtel lost over 6%.

by | May 13, 2018 | 19:48

The case alleges that "thousands" of owners of these devices have faced issues because of the design. On most occasions, the lawsuit went on to say "minimal amount of dust and debris" was enough for keyboard failure. However, Apple seems to be aware of the issue and seems to have acknowledged the problem. A support document issued to some of the authorized service providers talks about a method of cleaning the keyboard with a can of compressed air.

by | May 13, 2018 | 13:10

It marked a key milestone for the country and was celebrated throughout Bangladesh. The launch center is the Kennedy Space Center. "Successful deployment of Bangabandhu Satellite-1 to geostationary transfer orbit", SpaceX said on Twitter.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:33

The new feature is now available on YouTube Android app version 13.17+ and comes in line with Google's attempt with Android P. YouTube is kicking off Google's plans to help users balance technology and life. When the timer reaches the reminder that has been set, the video will be paused. A user can now see daily average video surfing time, the amount of time spent watching YouTube on the current day, yesterday along with the insight on the same for past seven days.

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:13

YouTube hasn't made any official announcement, but a Reddit post and tweets suggest that the feature is now rolling out widely to iPhone X users. HDR videos offer a higher range of colours and brightness compared to non-HDR content, and this format is also suitable for a wide array of screen sizes.

by | May 12, 2018 | 20:12

Going the Aamir Khan way, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan made an Instagram debut a la Aamir Khan posting a series of 9 grids. This left most fans wondering if it indeed was Aishwarya's official account. According to Pinkvilla, Aishwarya is quite upset with her team. Even though her hubby and father-in-law are pretty social media savvy have a loyal fanbase even there Ash chose to not be a part of the new media sphere.

by | May 12, 2018 | 18:38

Lynn even hit Barinder Sran for a big six. After hosts Punjab made a decision to bowl, both Kolkata openers - Chris Lynn and Narine - fired on all cylinders from the word go. The pace bowlers are just not causing enough damage; in the ten matches so far, the KKR quicks have only picked up a total of 21 wickets , while leaking runs at a rate of 10.50 runs per over on an average.

by | May 12, 2018 | 17:23

Google announced a new tool for educational purposes, on day 2 of the ongoing I/O 2018 . Google's first educational dives into VR, years ago, were about taking magic trips to worlds other people created. The 360-degree photos can be annotated, you can create clickable areas, among other things. A positive feedback from teachers and students also gave the company an idea of creating this new service which would allow them to share their VR experience with others.

by | May 12, 2018 | 05:59

In 2016, students from Georgetown University and UC Berkeley showed that it was possible to hide commands within white noise coming from loudspeakers or YouTube videos to make smart devices perform functions like opening websites and activating airplane mode.

by | May 12, 2018 | 04:50

The Mars Helicopter is being envisioned as a major advancement for future exploration of the planet, providing a new way of exploring areas of the Mars surface that are not easily accessible by land. Engineers built the copter's twin, counter-rotating blades to "bite into the thin Martian atmosphere at nearly 3,000 rpm - about 10 times the rate of a helicopter on Earth", said a NASA statement.

by | May 12, 2018 | 02:28

All exterior brightwork has been given the monochrome treatment, with a dark grille and dark headlight surrounds at the front and smoked tail lamps with dark exhaust tips at the rear. For those after a little more exclusivity, Aston Martin is also offering the DB11 in three "Designer Specifications", each combining bespoke exterior and interior colour and trim options, including just 100 units in AMR's signature Stirling Green and Lime livery.

by | May 12, 2018 | 00:54

The satellite is expected to expand communication capabilities across Bangladesh and in India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, the Philippines and Indonesia. Not only is it the most powerful version of the Falcon 9, it's also the most highly reusable model, and it's going to be the rocket that takes humans to space for NASA.

by | May 11, 2018 | 20:42

China's people spent US$12.7trillion in mobile payments in 2017, and with this announcement Huawei and BTC.com will help crack into the mobile payment market dominated by Alipay and Tencent (WeChat) which makes up more than 90% of all mobile payments.

by | May 11, 2018 | 20:38

After drawing criticism from users worldwide about its controversial redesign , audio-video sharing platform Snapchat has rolled out another app redesign for iOS users. That petition, started in the United Kingdom, grew to more than 1.2 million signatures: too big to ignore. In an earnings call last week, Snap CEO Evan Spiegel said the company was "optimizing the redesign" based on its ongoing experimentation and learning.

by | May 11, 2018 | 19:32

It's been known that you can use obvious voice commands in non-conventional ways to cause actions on virtual assistants - a South Park episode previous year messed with Alexa quite a bit - but using hidden instructions is something else entirely.

by | May 11, 2018 | 18:56

Layden explained, "The last two or three years, to the careful observer, you'll see that we continue to try to refresh and remake and reignite what we do at the what used to be called a press conference for E3". Most of their internal studios seem to already be working on announced games, so the only logical thing to do is show those off instead of reveal new titles.

by | May 11, 2018 | 18:46

One can select the gift from an unlimited number of digital games. The gift is then given to the recipient as a redeem code that can be redeemed instantly on Xbox One or Windows 10 PC. Unfortunately, gifting of Xbox 360 , Xbox original, free games, pre-orders, as well as "consumable downloadable game content" such as virtual currency and power ups, is unavailable.

by | May 11, 2018 | 18:39

The updated site also lets publishers know that if they serve ads through Google, they will need to get additional consent. To support that aim, we've recently initiated the Data Transfer Project on GitHub, providing early-stage open source code that will, in time, be of use to any developer wanting to offer seamless transfer of data from one service directly into an alternative (or vice versa).

by | May 11, 2018 | 14:25

The simplicity of the Apple Watch has made is very simple for iPhone users to now leave behind their bulky, unnecessary handsets at home when working out or out on an adventure where you may not be able to use your iPhone as conveniently.

by | May 11, 2018 | 10:24

The first of its kind to be found so far away, 2004 EW95 is a carbon-rich asteroid that now resides in the Kuiper Belt, a cold region beyond the orbit of Neptune , according to TASS. Some scientific models already suggested that some carbonaceous asteroids could have been expelled to the Kuiper belt, but until now no one had been able to detect it reliably.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:30

The company's stock had a trading volume of 31,071,610 shares, compared to its average volume of 33,045,559. Prentiss Smith & Co Inc holds 3.14% of its portfolio in Umpqua Holdings Corporation for 309,740 shares. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight". Afam Capital Inc, which manages about $787.96M and $908.39M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares Jpmorgan Usd Emerging Markets Bond (EMB) by 14,713 shares to 40,805 shares, valued ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:46

Google I/O 2018 was all about AI. Those aren't the only Android Auto changes Google was showing off at I/O. This will give you more overall battery life-always a plus. John Legend will be one of the voices Google's Assistant can try on. The new Google digital assistant converses so naturally it may seem like a real person.

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:12

Horrified that a man like this could be elected to the most powerful position in the United States, Crooks ran for the Democratic nomination for Ohio's 88th district, in the Sandusky area. She called Trump's presidency "demoralizing for a moment". "Please, by all means, share the footage from the hallway outside the 24th floor residential elevator bank on the morning of January 11, 2006", her campaign account wrote on Twitter .

by | May 10, 2018 | 21:26

The Isolment Battlefield 1 Easter Egg website . The reveal of Battlefield V seems to be very close: in the past few hours, an Easter egg of Battlefield 1 has been discovered that refers to a page of Electronic Arts (called Never Be The Same) that shows the date of May 23, 2018, in addition to a hashtag of #Battlefield .

by | May 10, 2018 | 19:56

Founded in 1973 by Eikichi Kawasaki and incorporated in 1978, SNK entered the arcade game market a year later with Ozma Wars and launched its second title, Safari Rally, in 1980. There will be two console designs offered with the black, white, and red version looking like the version played in Japan. Software-wise, though, SNK should have no trouble finding enough games to populate the promised roster of 40 titles.

by | May 10, 2018 | 19:46

Reports are coming that Nokia 6 (2018) 4GB RAM+64GB storage model has been listed on Amazon India and will be for registrations and the sale for upcoming May 13. However, the images that have been leaked so far may be showing a highly polished aluminum back so it's hard to say if it really has a glass back. Anyway, everything will be clear once the Nokia X launch in China on May 16.

by | May 10, 2018 | 18:24

In recent months, university students and investors have also called on Apple to offer more tools that can limit iPhone use, and thereby prevent social media from overtaking people's lives. And, if that's not enough, you will be able to hear Google Assistant in the voice of American singer, songwriter and actor John Legend later this year.

by | May 10, 2018 | 17:19

Eight minutes after launch, SpaceX will attempt to land the first stage booster on a ship off the coast in order to reuse the rocket again. Still, that's a massive improvement over what we've dealt with previously in terms of space travel .

by | May 10, 2018 | 16:44

Lenovo's Vice President, Chang Cheng , has teased a "full-screen smartphone" on Weibo , a Chinese microblogging website. The teaser picture posted by Cheng discloses only a portion of the sides and top of the phone. An image of the smartphone was also posted which showed a glimpse of the bezel-less display of the device. Cheng also revealed via Weibo , China's equivalent of Twitter, that this handset is going to have a screen to body ratio of 95 percent which is something that ...