• Chandrayan-2 mission Rs 265 crore cheaper than 'Interstellar'

    Chandrayan-2 mission Rs 265 crore cheaper than 'Interstellar'

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    According to ISRO , the Chandrayaan-2 mission comprises an Orbiter, Lander and Rover and after reaching the 100-km lunar orbit, the Lander housing the Rover will separate from the Orbiter. ISRO had planned for a soft landing after which the rover will be set out of the payload carrier. If we launch between April and November we won't get the ideal dawn-to-dusk landing and experiment time due to moon eclipses, therefore, we will avoid the launch in between.
  • MTV FIRES Teen Mom 2 Star David Eason Over Homophobic Rant!

    MTV FIRES Teen Mom 2 Star David Eason Over Homophobic Rant!

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    I did. So CPS [Child Protective Services] were like - I was in the hospital - they said, 'Did you smoke when you were pregnant?' I said, 'I did within the past 30 days. Now that he realizes his voice is very strong within media/tabloids, he has deactivated his account. He agrees he'll keep his comments to himself from now on'.
  • Where Is Starman? Elon Musk, SpaceX's Man Traveling Space In Tesla Roadster

    Where Is Starman? Elon Musk, SpaceX's Man Traveling Space In Tesla Roadster

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    Some of the problems are inescapable due to the use of distant satellites, while others can be mitigated with massive satellite deployments and state-of-the-art equipment. Globalstar and Iridium have operated dozens of satellites for voice services at that altitude for many years, and Starlink competitor OneWeb already has approval for a constellation of several hundred broadband satellites.
  • The Saga of President Trump and the FBI

    The Saga of President Trump and the FBI

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    Facebook has previously released information to the Congress that "Russian-linked ads may be as many as 10 million users in the US, while the posts from Russian agents were believed be as many as 126 million Americans", according to TechCrunch.
  • Shares in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT) Acquired by Smith Moore & CO

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    The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $29.62. About 64.72M shares traded. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. (NYSE:OPY) has risen 11.51% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas owns 42,135 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. Finally, Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber during the fourth quarter valued at about $420,000.
  • French Ice Dancer Gabriella Papadakis Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction at Winter Olympics 2018

    French Ice Dancer Gabriella Papadakis Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction at Winter Olympics 2018

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    They finished second only behind the Canadian pair Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, who also delivered their own awesome performance to just edge past with 206.07 vs 205.28. Americans Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue are in third, two-hundredths of a point ahead of their compatriots, Maia and Alex Shibutani. "I'm just heartbroken that this even had to be part of their Olympic story".
  • Snapchat Stories just copied an Instagram idea (for once)

    Snapchat Stories just copied an Instagram idea (for once)

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    Since the new and redesigned Snapchat rolled out to users worldwide, there's been backlash and complaints that the updated app is too hard to use. As part of the update, you'll be able to sort through friends with active stories, group chats and subscriptions for publishers, creators, and the community in Discover .
  • Nintendo Switch is blown open by hackers

    Nintendo Switch is blown open by hackers

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    Nintendo first launched the Switch back in March 2017 past year, and was generally a bare bones tablet without support for even the most popular apps. The group says the flaw is hard-coded into current Tegra X1 chips, therefore can't be fixed by a future firmware update from Nintendo, but the exploit could be addressed in future Switch production.
  • Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is Slowly Dying

    Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is Slowly Dying

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    Researchers still don't know numerous specifics of what drives the storm , but it's obvious that it's beginning to breath its dying gasps. Orton says, "The GRS is stable and long-lived, because it's 'wedged" between two jet streams that are moving in opposite directions'.
  • Spotify Reportedly Working On A Smart Speaker

    Spotify Reportedly Working On A Smart Speaker

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    According to a recent report from The Guardian , Spotify is now on the lookout for an Operations Manager: Hardware Product , a Senior Product Manager: Hardware Production, and a Project Manager: Hardware Production and Engineering. READ NEXT : Microsoft demonstrates Cortana commitment with new integrations Smart speakers are seeing strong growth as interest in smart home tech picks up.
  • Epic Games Adds 30 More Tiers to Fortnite's Battle Pass

    Epic Games Adds 30 More Tiers to Fortnite's Battle Pass

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    Completing all 100 tiers will earn you 6 outfits, 3 pickaxes, 4 emotes, 3 gliders, 23 banners, and 21 emoticons. There will be five total Skydiving Trails to earn from season three's Battle Pass , but it's possible that even more could be added to the game via the in-game store.
  • Next Falcon 9 Launch Delayed Until Feb 21

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    According to Space , developing reusable and recoverable payload fairings would provide significant savings to SpaceX-each one costs about $5 million. The two demonstration satellites , known as Microsat-2a and Microsat-2b, will launch as the so-called secondary payload on the Falcon 9 launch, according to documents filed this month with the Federal Communications Commission.
  • Assassin's Creed transforms ancient Egypt into an interactive museum

    Assassin's Creed transforms ancient Egypt into an interactive museum

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    So, what exactly does New Game Plus mode entail in Assassin's Creed Origins? We've been in touch with teachers from the very first instalment of Assassin's Creed games about ten years back. "Many of them already used the games during their History classes but soon came to realise that what they needed was an easily accessible educative tool based in our historical reconstructions", explains Maxime Durand, in-house Historian at Ubisoft Montreal.
  • Burnout Paradise Remastered hits consoles in March

    Burnout Paradise Remastered hits consoles in March

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    The remaster will feature the original game and the eight add-on packs that were released alongside it. Big Surf Island: Introduces an all-new district to Paradise City with fresh discoverables, events, online challenges, and nine new vehicles.
  • Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact Prototype Leaked Ahead of MWC 2018

    Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact Prototype Leaked Ahead of MWC 2018

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    There haven't been any rumors about it doing so though, so the theory is a bit of a stretch. If true, the change is welcome considering that most, if not all, Android flagships make use of the rounded device design language. Notwithstanding, the clues that Sony has allowed to leak out so far served to jumpstart the speculations on what the next flagship package, which is rumored to take the name Xperia XZ Pro, will deliver once it slides out of the box.
  • Drake gives out almost $1 million in donations in new music video

    Drake gives out almost $1 million in donations in new music video

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    The beginning of the video is a blank screen that reads "The budget for this video was $996,631.90". Before its release, Drake , 31, called the video "the most important thing I have ever done in my career". "Whatever you guys want". Highlights in the video include Drake giving a year's tuition to a student at the University of Miami, paying for a shopping spree at a mall for the women of the Lotus House, giving away toys to the entire Lotus House, giving a brand new vehicle to ...
  • Tampa Bay Bucs release RB Doug Martin

    Tampa Bay Bucs release RB Doug Martin

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    According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times , the Bucs informed Martin on Tuesday that he has been released. Martin scored 11 rushing touchdowns and recorded over 1,400 rushing yards. As a result of his resurgence, Martin inked a five-year, $35.75 million extension with the Bucs. This contract was to run through 2020, but Tampa Bay has since moved off it only two years in.
  • Watch The Aspark Owl Accelerate From 0-60 In Under Two Seconds

    Watch The Aspark Owl Accelerate From 0-60 In Under Two Seconds

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    That might not seem like much but the Owl only weighs 1,874 pounds. In the video above, Aspark has thrown down the gauntlet to the world of supercars, setting a 0-60 time of just 1.921 seconds. The company claims that the all-electric machine is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in about 1.9 seconds or 0.2 seconds faster than Tesla's new Roadster prototype, which is expected to hit the market in 2020.