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The first object ever known to enter our solar system from beyond is not your average asteroid or comet . "'Oumuamua had already passed its closest point to the Sun and was heading back into interstellar space". "And now that we have found the first interstellar rock, we are getting ready for the next ones", Hainaut said. Our solar system recently had a very odd visitor.
  • Sensex flat with negative bias; Nifty trades at 10272

    Sensex flat with negative bias; Nifty trades at 10272

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    Indian shares also tracked their subdued Asian peers after uncertainties clouding a US tax-overhaul bill saw a retreat on Wall Street on Friday. Meanwhile the euro declined after German Chancellor Angela Merkel's push to form a coalition government collapsed.
  • This is what Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S9 may look like

    This is what Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S9 may look like

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    So, there will be a Qualcomm Snapdragon model as. It also packs 3rd-generation custom CPU cores and an upgraded GPU, possibly Mali G72. The handset scored 656 on the single-core test and recorded 1852 on the multi-core test. Xiaomi has managed to produce some of the best budget smartphones we've seen this year and I hope they'll be ... The Samsung Galaxy S9 series is expected to be launched in the MWC set to happen in Barcelona on February 26th.
  • Argentina's Search for Missing Sub Hampered by Bad Weather

    Argentina's Search for Missing Sub Hampered by Bad Weather

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    The communication attempts were originally thought to have indicated that the crew was trying to re-establish contact. He said: "I pray for the men of the crew of the Argentine military submarine which is missing". The UUVs are uniquely capable to help in the search. Navy protocol dictates that a vessel should come to the surface if communication has been lost.
  • OnePlus 3, 3T finally get their sweet Android Oreo snack

    OnePlus 3, 3T finally get their sweet Android Oreo snack

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    Having said that, it is disappointing to know that the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T have received their September security patch while some devices have also been updated with the November security patch. This is the first official Oreo build for these handsets. However, this works for OnePlus as the company now has to roll out Android Oreo and Android P for the device fulfilling the mandatory 2 updates policy.
  • American Music Awards Best Dressed: See the Top 10 Looks

    American Music Awards Best Dressed: See the Top 10 Looks

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    At these moments of crises, heroes emerge". Two of the fiercest females in music came together Sunday for a duet you probably didn't know you wanted - but still totally enjoyed. Then, earlier Sunday, both singers captioned the same rehearsal photo with some awwwww-inducing mutual fangirling. In the past she's taken to Giorgio Armani gowns, a sparkly Givenchy halter mini-dress, and a sweeping red Prada number, too, though this leather turn was a statement-making departure from her wardrobe, ...
  • Scientists predict upsurge in earthquakes

    Scientists predict upsurge in earthquakes

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    However, based on the analysis of the past, it seems a tendency to occur in tropical regions near earth's equator, where our planet rotates at a speed of about 460 meters per second. " In these periods, there were between 25 to 30 intense earthquakes a year ", said Bilham. The other periods identified only averaged 15 quakes a year, Bilham was quoted in the report .
  • The upcoming iMac Pro could support a

    The upcoming iMac Pro could support a "hey Siri" command

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    Elsewhere, developers digging around in BridgeOS 2.0 appear to have discovered the iMac Pro will utilise the A10 Fusion Chip as a co-processor on the iMac Pro . It's possible that the A10 chip is always running, which would represent a break from the custom T1 chip driving the Touch Bar in some recent MacBook Pro models.
  • General American Investors Company Has Cut Merck & Co

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    About 9.88M shares traded. (NYSE:IBM) has risen 4.86% since November 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 84.34% the S&P500. Merck & Co, Inc is a global healthcare company. (MRK)'s stock declined 2.46%. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt has 0.01% invested in Cree, Inc. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock.
  • Analysts' Activity: Gamestop Corp (GME)

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    However, stiff competition, aggressive promotional strategies and waning store traffic are the headwinds with which the retail sector is grappling, and GameStop is not immune to it. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 855,428 shares of the company's stock worth $17,673,000 after buying an additional 209,311 shares in the last quarter.
  • Premier League preview: Man United vs

    Premier League preview: Man United vs

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    Asked about Pogba, the Portuguese said in a press conference: "Paul you can see that there was, and now I can speak because he's back, but you can clearly see Manchester United this season before Paul's injury and after Paul's injury". Where has Zlatan Ibrahimovic suggested he could play for Manchester United? "I see the same team and feel the same atmosphere". Mourinho said: "Zlatan has made a full recover but you can not expect him to play 90 minutes or consecutive matches like ...
  • Manning & Napier Advisors LLC Has $41.05 Million Position in NetEase, Inc. (NTES)

    Manning & Napier Advisors LLC Has $41.05 Million Position in NetEase, Inc. (NTES)

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    Institutional investors own 50.30% of the company's stock. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK now owns 72,450 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $21,781,000 after purchasing an additional 28,450 shares during the period. This represents a $2.87 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.78%. The most current P/E ratio is 24.65 and the market value is 48.55B. The company was initiated on Monday, July 18 by Brean Capital.
  • Top RSI Trades for Today: The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS)

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    Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) was reduced too. More interesting news about Waste Management, Inc. H.C. Wainwright maintained Aduro BioTech Inc (NASDAQ:ADRO) on Tuesday, October 17 with "Buy" rating . Therefore 53% are positive. The stock of Aduro BioTech Inc (NASDAQ:ADRO) earned "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer on Monday, October 30. Walt Disney Company (The ) (NYSE: DIS ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th.
  • Watch NASA's Incredible Timelapse Of Life On Earth Over The Years

    Watch NASA's Incredible Timelapse Of Life On Earth Over The Years

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    According to researchers, This mysterious planet's atmosphere could comprise of nitrogen, water and even oxygen - molecules found in our atmosphere, too - but with much higher temperatures throughout. " If there is lava on this planet, it would need to cover the entire surface ", one of the authors of the study, Renyu Hu from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, said, " but the lava would be hidden from our view by the thick atmosphere ".
  • Black Friday competition heating up this week

    Black Friday competition heating up this week

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    Black Friday used to be synonymous with 4am queues and in-store fights over the last TV , but that's no longer the case. The fun doesn't even stop there, since Base has joined in with the discounting action with a pre-order discount on Metal Gear Survive, three months prior to the game's launch.
  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) - Investors Must See

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    The stock of Constellium NV (NYSE:CSTM) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, March 16. At the moment, the average analyst rating for AAPL is Moderate Buy. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Shelton Mgmt accumulated 427,639 shares. They expect $3.75 earnings per share, up 11.61% or $0.39 from last year's $3.36 per share. AAPL's profit will be $19.25 billion for 11.41 P/E if the $3.75 EPS becomes a reality.
  • Baidu enters AI market with 'smart home' products

    Baidu enters AI market with 'smart home' products

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    At its annual Baidu World conference in Beijing on Thursday, the company unveiled two home assistants under its Raven line of smart products, the Wall Street Journal reports. The Raven R is an automated six-axis robot. Looking like something that has been as much inspired by Lego bricks as it has from concept speakers, the Raven H smart speaker at first glance appears to be a stack of plastic squares.
  • Mangaluru ahead of Mumbai, New York in flooding risk

    Mangaluru ahead of Mumbai, New York in flooding risk

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    This means that, though the icy country is pretty far away from NY, the water from Greenland will affect NY more than other, closer, coastal cities. The project is meant to be used by coastal planners who can help these cities prepare for sea level rises as global warming increases the risk of coastal flooding.
  • Instagram on mobile site now lets you create Stories and save posts

    Instagram on mobile site now lets you create Stories and save posts

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    Users will now notice a new camera icon at the top left of their feed. Previously, mobile web users could only view Stories , which have to be created in Instagram's native apps . Facebook today officially launched Messenger Day , a new Snapchat Stories-like feature inside the social network's Messenger app that lets you share updates about your day with all your friends at once, or just a few specific people.
  • Watch the shooting stars just before dawn on Saturday morning

    Watch the shooting stars just before dawn on Saturday morning

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    The shooting stars travel at around 45 miles per second (72km/s) and around half of them leave visible trains that sometimes linger for seconds after. Where does the Leonid Meteor Shower come from? Since meteoroids that create a meteor shower all move on a parallel path, and at the same speed, they seem to originate from a single point in the sky to observers on Earth, known as the radiant.
  • Drip By Kickstarter Offers Creators A Unique Funding Platform

    Drip By Kickstarter Offers Creators A Unique Funding Platform

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    Drip's original incarnation was a crowdfunding service that let music fans subscribe to artists and record labels on a monthly basis in exchange for perks such as early access to music. Kickstarter bought Drip in May 2016 , and the platform continued operating relatively unchanged since then. "The work and relationships that creators build online should belong to them", Chen wrote.