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Science Apple to start making iPhones in Bangalore from April
Author: 0 Apple to start making iPhones in Bangalore from April

The plant, according to TOI will be set up by Apple's Taiwanese manufacturing partner Wistron, at Peenya in Bangalore. Time seems ripe for Apple to start making phones in India, touted as the world's fastest growing smartphone market.

Science State parks offer First Day Hikes
Author: 0 State parks offer First Day Hikes

Each of the 26 state parks in Kansas has trails, Lanterman said. ~Hikes offered across the state between sunrise and sunset~ . Start your New Year off right with a First Day Hike! Hot chocolate or coffee will be provided at numerous guided hikes.

Author: 0 Look to the sky for New Year's Eve comet

Astronomers estimate the maximum brightness of the comet at magnitude 6, which means that looking at it is equivalent to seeing a faint star with the naked eye. So if you can spot it on New Year's Eve, look out for it then. It returns to the inner solar system about every five years. Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova is set to appear on sky as people will be welcoming 2017 on 31st December.

Science Adele sparks marriage rumours after wearing gold band
Author: 0 Adele sparks marriage rumours after wearing gold band

Commentators were quick to describe the slim, gold ring as a "wedding band". The couple got engaged last October. According to The Mirror , Simon, who is dad to Adele's son Angelo, has a nine-year-old daughter form his previous marriage and wants her to a have a role in the ceremony.

Science LG loves neckbuds so much it made a neck speaker
Author: 0 LG loves neckbuds so much it made a neck speaker

When its 10-hour battery begins to run low, the smart portable speaker automatically descends to the Levitation Station and begins to charge wirelessly with no intervention from the listener and no interruption in the music. The model named HBS-W120 also offers an option of Dual Play using which you'll be able to connect two LG TONE Studio wearable speakers simultaneously.

Science Ford unveils sleeker self-driving Fusion
Author: 0 Ford unveils sleeker self-driving Fusion

Electrical controls are now closer to production form, suggesting the project is beginning to bridge the gap between expensive testbed and a showroom model. The new vehicle also evolves the two main elements to creating an autonomous vehicle - the autonomous vehicle platform, which is an upgraded version of the auto itself, and the virtual driver system.

Science Aadhaar Payment app For Digital Transactions To Be Launched Today
Author: 0 Aadhaar Payment app For Digital Transactions To Be Launched Today

The customer can then use the scanner to identify the customer and authenticate the transaction. In rural and semi-urban areas, where customers need "assisted digital" banking formats, IDFC Bank's Aadhaar Merchant solution is a "perfect fit", the bank said, adding that merchants too would benefit from it as there is no merchant discount rate (MDR) attached to it.

Science BlackBerry Announces Device Launches in 2017
Author: 0 BlackBerry Announces Device Launches in 2017

Earlier this year, there were reports that Blackberry devices which were codenamed "Neon", "Argon", and "Mercury" are in the works. There are quite a few QWERTY smartphones on the market from BalckBerry, and users loved knowing they could have the physical keyboard again instead of being on the touch screen.

Author: 0 Actress Carrie Fisher suffers 'cardiac episode' on flight - L.A

The 60-year-old "Star Wars" actress was preparing to land in Los Angeles when she went into cardiac arrest, and was given cardiopulmonary resuscitation by an emergency responder on board. Fans on Twitter hoped she would pull through. "If anyone can survive 2016, it's her". It's being reported that passengers gave her CPR until a paramedic on the flight was rushed to help her.

Science Oil Drilling Banned in Large Portions of the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans
Author: 0 Oil Drilling Banned in Large Portions of the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans

As reflected in several cabinet-level appointments and nominations by President-elect Trump, the new administration likely will have a much friendlier approach to oil and gas operations both on and offshore. 31, 2016. USA leadership in the Arctic is crucial to set a high bar for environmental protection and safety standards for other nations to follow. "The Clean Arctic Alliance applauds the commitment of President Obama and Prime Minister Trudeau to develop a concrete proposal to phase ...

Science Honda and Google's Waymo discuss self-driving auto tech plan
Author: 0 Honda and Google's Waymo discuss self-driving auto tech plan

It's unclear which cars in particular Honda and Waymo are discussing. Rather than manufacture automobiles, the company aims to sell its technology. Waymo unveiled its latest vehicle , a Fiat Chrysler minivan modified with Waymo's self-driving tech, on Monday. "These vehicles would join Waymo's fleet, which are now being tested across four USA cities", the company said in a statement given to IBTimes UK .

Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler Ready to Recall SUV's that could Suddenly Stall

The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Hold and their mean rating for the stock is 3.00 on scale of 1-5. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is now 2.30. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.61/Share Lagging the analyst estimate of $0.61/Share by the difference of $0.

Author: 0 Flashy night from Irving leads Cavs past Bucks

Dellavedova averaged 2.7 points and 1.0 assist per game in just under 8 minutes of action during The Finals and was a big factor throughout the Cavaliers' 2016 playoff run. "Over the next several years, they could be really, really good", he added . It was a special moment for Dellavedova, who joined the Cavaliers as an undrafted free agent in 2013.

Science Super Mario Run hits 40m downloads in just four days
Author: 0 Super Mario Run hits 40m downloads in just four days

The decades-old Super Mario franchise's latest offering managed to claim the number one spot on the "Top Free " apps charts in 140 countries following its worldwide release December 15, Apple's Phil Schiller and Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto announced Wednesday.

Science Adrian Peterson Misses Vikings Practice With Groin Injury
Author: 0 Adrian Peterson Misses Vikings Practice With Groin Injury

The Vikings did have their other starting receiver, Adam Thielen (neck), practicing on Wednesday and he said on Tuesday he would be "ready to roll" for the Packers game. The Vikings are 7-7 on the season and have not officially eliminated from playoff berth, however they will need a lot of help. Peterson has 72 yards on 37 carries a season removed from winning his third rushing title.

Science Baldwin on 'SNL' Trump impersonation: We have to 'dial it up'
Author: 0 Baldwin on 'SNL' Trump impersonation: We have to 'dial it up'

In a recent interview with the New York Times , Baldwin finally revealed the secret to a pitch-perfect Trump impression. That's much, much less than a star of stage and screen, one who has played NBC bigwig Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock and appeared in big-budget films such as Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation and The Departed , is used to earning.

Author: 0 Lawsuit Claims McDonald's Value Meals Are No Value

If you're a frequent fast-food eater, or even if you like the occasional Big Mac, you've more than likely ordered a value meal that gets you a sandwich, fries, and drink in one package deal. But the difference in 41 cents hardly is a serious issue. Gertie bought the Two Cheeseburger Meals from at least five restaurants owned by the same franchisee between October 15 and November 13, and says he was overcharged each time.

Author: 0 New CERN experiment could solve the mysteries of antimatter

The existence of antimatter is well established in physics, and it is buried deep in the heart of some of the most successful theories ever developed. In one series of runs, we tuned the light so that it is in resonance with the 1S-2S transition in hydrogen, and in a second series, so that it was detuned by 200 kHz.

Science Employees at Kemper plant donate to Angel Tree program
Author: 0 Employees at Kemper plant donate to Angel Tree program

By the end of the week, Sopczyk estimates Family Services will provide gifts and toys to more than 600 children and provide food for the holidays for about 500 families. "They are going to be so happy", said Angelica Machuca. "One wants dinosaurs and the other wants Papa Trolls", Johnson said of her sons' present preferences, "but they're not very picky".

Science European Union charges Facebook with giving 'misleading' information over WhatsApp
Author: 0 European Union charges Facebook with giving 'misleading' information over WhatsApp

The commission says that when it asked Facebook for details of its takeover plans back in 2014, it asked about "the technical possibility of automatically matching Facebook users' IDs with WhatsApp's user IDs". In a statement issued by the European Commission (EC) today (20 December), the organisation has said that it has issued a statement of objections to Facebook over its handling of the deal with Europe.

Author: 0 Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation According To Analysts

Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of US & worldwide copyright & trademark laws.

Author: 0 Spokane to collect $3.8 million in homelessness grants

Department of Housing and Urban Development. Other grants will support SNAP's rapid re-housing programs, the city's homeless management information system and the coordinated assessment program that directs homeless people to services. Also, the Institute for Human Services was granted almost $317,000 for a new program focusing on re-housing homeless youth. The Continuum of Care program will be organizing volunteers nationwide to help count the number of persons located in emergency ...

Author: 0 Cargo plane crashes in Colombia

The Aerosucre plane crashed shortly after take-off from the German Olano airport, close to the Venezuelan border. Colombia's Civil Aviation (CCA) agency has said six people are thought to have been on board - the pilot, co-pilot and crew members.

Science Pregnancy changes a woman's brain
Author: 0 Pregnancy changes a woman's brain

The process may help a mother's ability to recognise the needs of her child. The changes, reported in medical journal Nature Neuroscience , result in a reduction of grey matter in areas of the brain responsible for social cognition - that is thoughts, feelings and intents towards other people.

Author: 0 BlackBerry results show progress on transition to software

Its software sales are significantly higher than BlackBerry's , given its huge smartphone-installed base, clocking in at $6.9 billion last quarter. BlackBerry has completely divorced itself from the competitive hardware business. After a detour where QNX's industrial-focused software was used to reinvent the now-discarded BlackBerry phone operating system, BlackBerry is focused on how its embedded software interacts with the explosion of sensors, cameras and other components required ...

Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg builds his own home AI called Jarvis

In a blog post , Zuckerberg stated that by the end of the year, Jarvis could respond to text and voice commands, play music, and control the air conditioning, doors, and other systems. The year-long project was part of an effort to learn about the state of artificial intelligence, Zuckerberg wrote, and also an opportunity to experiment with cutting-edge technology at a time when voice-activated assistants like Amazon's Echo and Google Home are gaining widespread popularity .

Science Incredible video shows orcas eating shark near Monterey
Author: 0 Incredible video shows orcas eating shark near Monterey

A group of rarely seen type of killer whale was captured on video off the coast of California killing and eating a shark. Drone pilot Slater Moore , who was aboard the SeaWolfe II last Tuesday with a whale watch tour group under the company Monterey Bay Whale Watch, captured an fantastic footage after he saw two killer whales indulging in a "snack".

Science Cold start to a quiet week ahead
Author: 0 Cold start to a quiet week ahead

Following a predicted low of 24 degrees Monday night , the high on Tuesday should get into the high 40s and probably won't drop below freezing for at least a week. The holiday weekend brings even warmer air, plus more rain chances. Another winter weather disturbance is expected to enter the region at the start of the Christmas weekend with rain a distinct possibility for Friday and a high of 43.

Author: 0 Facebook Messenger camera is now central to the messaging expereince

Here's everything you need to know. You can read all about Facebook Messenger, including tips and tricks, from here. Facebook has also dressed up the camera button for the holiday season. So now the camera is just one tap away and it comes with special effects and 3D Masks. You can now transform yourself into a reindeer when taking a selfie, for example, or play with falling snow on the screen.

Science Powerful quake hits off Papua New Guinea; no damage reported
Author: 0 Powerful quake hits off Papua New Guinea; no damage reported

New Zealand also issued a tsunami warning which it later cancelled. December 17: The US Geological Survey reported that a magnitude 8.0 natural disaster struck 97.5miles east of Rabual, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, sparking a tsunami warning in the region.

Author: 0 Mysterious ghost shark captured on camera for the first time

Chimaera live deep in the ocean beyond where the light of the sun can reach, earning them their spooky nickname. This suggests that researchers are not completely sure that the specimen filmed was indeed a pointy-nosed blue chimaera , although its characteristics match the official description of one.

Science This real-life Death Star eats planets, new study suggests
Author: 0 This real-life Death Star eats planets, new study suggests

It contains four times more lithium than would be expected for a star that is 6 billion years old , as well as a surplus of refractory elements-metals resistant to heat and that are abundant in rocky planets. It's as if we saw a cat sitting next to a bird cage ... The most recent discovery, which still needs confirmation, includes two planet candidates-a super Neptune and a super Earth.

Author: 0 China protests Dalai Lama meeting with Indian president

Prime Minister of the Tibetan government in-exile Lobsang Sangay on Saturday criticised China for objecting to Dalai Lama's meeting with President Pranab Mukherjee asserting India did the "right thing" which Beijing "should not" oppose.

Science Super Mario Run smashes Pokémon Go in day one downloads
Author: 0 Super Mario Run smashes Pokémon Go in day one downloads

If you already have the game , however, here are some tips to make the most of it . Only those with unlimited data plans can really justify playing on a data connection, with others losing out on a truly mobile game . The controls have the same crisp response and agility of the best games in the series, which is remarkable considering you play in portrait mode (meaning you can't see very far in front of you) and the only way to control the game is to tap on the screen.

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