• Research shows lifestyle change can prevent thousands of cancer cases

    Research shows lifestyle change can prevent thousands of cancer cases

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    A healthy diet , more exercise and quitting smoking could help you avoid four in 10 cancers. Being overweight or obese is another risk factor for cancer, with 6.3% of cancer cases being linked to excess weight . Because the cancer was caught in the earliest stages and hadn't spread, she avoided any further treatment. While air pollution is to blame for around 3,600 lung cancer cases a year (1% of all cancer cases), it still causes far fewer cases of lung cancer than tobacco.
  • Mahindra and Ford come together to develop SUVs

    Mahindra and Ford come together to develop SUVs

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    In a past release, the companies highlighted mobility programs, connected vehicle projects, electrifications, product development, sourcing and commercial efficiencies, improve Ford's reach in India and to improve Mahindra's reach outside of India.
  • Elon Musk's $2.6B pay package gets Tesla shareholder approval

    Elon Musk's $2.6B pay package gets Tesla shareholder approval

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    The stock exchanged hands with a volume of 4.76 million shares compared to its standard daily volume. But to shareholders like Ross Gerber, CEO of Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management in Santa Monica, California, which holds Tesla shares, Musk is worth every penny.
  • Watch The Insane COBRA KAI Trailer

    Watch The Insane COBRA KAI Trailer

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    Cobra Kai finds Daniel a successful vehicle dealership owner ( and kind of a bully ) objecting to down-and-out Johnny's plan to reopen the Cobra Kai dojo and become a self-proclaimed sensei to yet another young bunch of would-be bullies.
  • Best Buy won't sell Huawei phones, laptops, or smartwatches anymore

    Best Buy won't sell Huawei phones, laptops, or smartwatches anymore

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    CNET on Thursday reported that the big box electronics retailer has chose to cut ties with the Chinese smartphone giant. But the most important thing to keep an eye on is why the USA government is so against Huawei in the first place. Best Buy follows United States mobile-phone carriers AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications Inc in distancing themselves from Huawei , which has come under scrutiny by USA officials concerned about whether the company is too closely affiliated with the ...
  • Veteran Crew Launches to the Space Station Today

    Veteran Crew Launches to the Space Station Today

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    EDT Wednesday (11:44 p.m. Baikonur time). The astronauts Ricky Arnold and Drew Feustel and cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev will blast off in the Soyuz MS-08 spacecraft at 1.44 pm for a two-day ride to the ISS, the USA space agency said in a blog post.
  • How Apple iPhone X Disappointing Sales Affect Successor

    How Apple iPhone X Disappointing Sales Affect Successor

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    That should translate to a cheaper price than the $999 price tag Apple has affixed to the iPhone X . A bill of material is a list of raw materials or components needed to manufacture a product. The device is said to be the one that's sporting an LCD screen. "It will consist of two OLED-based iPhone models at 5.85" and 6.45" and a single LCD model at 6.1".
  • Apple Welcomes Spring With New Apple Watch Bands

    Apple Welcomes Spring With New Apple Watch Bands

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    The Woven Nylon bands will be available in Black, Blue, Gray, and Pink Stripes. The soft and breathable sport loop band now offers four new color options: Flash Light, Hot Pink, Marine Green, or Tahoe Blue. All the new Watch bands and models will be available for purchase on Apple's website later this month , and via select Apple Stores, authorized resellers, and carriers.
  • Zuckerberg's silence on data scandal stumps Facebook employees

    Zuckerberg's silence on data scandal stumps Facebook employees

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    British data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica is at the centre of controversy in the United States and Britain after two newspapers reported that the company harvested personal data about Facebook users beginning in 2014. "But there are plenty of people irked about this, about Facebook's silence". While Facebook investigates, the social network said it was suspending Cambridge Analytica, its parent SCL, Kogan and another man, Christopher Wylie, formerly of Cambridge Analytica, from its ...
  • Apple's 3D Sensing Tech Reportedly Two Years Ahead Of Android

    Apple's 3D Sensing Tech Reportedly Two Years Ahead Of Android

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    Apple was the first company to introduce a fingerprint reader on a phone when it launched its iPhone 5S in 2013, but the technology and hardware required to replicate this was relatively easy to acquire. (But) the volumes would be very low. The feature uses components, including lasers and sensors, on the front of the iPhone X to create a 3D scan of a person's face.
  • Facebook 'outraged' by misuse of data by Cambridge Analytica

    Facebook 'outraged' by misuse of data by Cambridge Analytica

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    In September 2016, deep within a story about the NRA's efforts to defeat Hillary Clinton , the "Guardian" reported that the NRA had worked with Cambridge Analytica to implement the NRA's "Trigger the Vote" campaign, which was created to register new voters and get them to the polls.
  • Google Pay now supports transit passes and tickets

    Google Pay now supports transit passes and tickets

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    According to the blog post, compatibility with both prepaid tickets and passes is exclusive to the Las Vegas Monorail right now, with more cities and transit agencies to be added soon. You don't need to open the app to validate the ticket. You will now be able to buy your tickets online and store it on your Google Pay app for a quicker way to navigate through your commute around Las Vegas.
  • Brokers Ratings on: Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

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    The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 16th. The stock of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, February 6. The stock decreased 0.22% or $0.1419 during the last trading session, reaching $63.8781. About 66.18 million shares traded. Shares of NVIDIA Corporation, (NASDAQ: NVDA ) exhibits a change of -3.78% to $241.00 on Monday.
  • Microsoft and BlackBerry announce partnership to make work phones more secure

    Microsoft and BlackBerry announce partnership to make work phones more secure

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    BlackBerry has announced it is partnering with Microsoft to release BlackBerry Enterprise BRIDGE , which combines some of Microsoft's most popular programs with BlackBerry's secure, mobile working tools. BlackBerry and Microsoft entered into a strategic partnership to offer enterprises a platform that integrates BlackBerry's expertise in mobility and security with Microsoft's cloud and productivity products.
  • Stephen Hawking to join Newton and Darwin in Westminster Abbey

    Stephen Hawking to join Newton and Darwin in Westminster Abbey

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    The funeral of Professor Stephen Hawking will be held in Cambridge on Easter Saturday, his family have announced. "For this reason, we have made a decision to hold his funeral in the city that he loved so much and which loved him". Thousands more have signed the College's online book of condolence, filled with heartfelt messages of thanks. Hawking defied predictions that he would only live for a few years after developing a form of motor neurone disease in his early 20s.
  • Feinstein Requests Hearings, Documents From Cambridge Analytica

    Feinstein Requests Hearings, Documents From Cambridge Analytica

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    Photo by Associated Press /Times Free Press. " Cambridge Analytica & data harvesting: the only protection is to set in law that personal data is part of individual property to which they have full property rights and that this can not be used without their formal agreement, including the right to share in the profits created", he wrote .
  • Ubisoft buys itself back from Vivendi; Tencent new strategic partner

    Ubisoft buys itself back from Vivendi; Tencent new strategic partner

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    Vivendi will get 2 billion Euros (approximately $2.45 billion) with this agreement, most of which directly coming from investors of Ubisoft who will help the publisher buy back the stocks. Sounds to me like they have a vested interest in not setting quite as much homework... Additionally, Chinese company Tencent will acquired 5% of Ubisoft shares, and this will lead to a "strategic partnership that will significantly accelerate the reach of Ubisoft franchises in China".