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Orionid meteor shower visible this weekend, here's where you can watch it

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Orionids meteor streams are groups of meteoroids originating from dust grains ejected from Comet 1P Halley. Orionid meteor captured by a NASA meteor camera located in southern Arizona in the pre-dawn hours of October 12, 2014. The word shower might give you the idea of a rain shower, but few meteor showers resemble showers of rain. But don't stare straight at this spot, Cooke said, "because meteors close to the radiant have short trails and are harder to see - so you want to look away from ... Read More »

Jio Hikes 4G Prices, Here Are New Plans

Big gift for Jio subscribers. All plans of Jio will continue to offer unlimited voice calls. Under this plan, Jio prepaid users will have a daily FUP limit of 0.15GB. It will now come with a year's validity instead of the earlier 210 days time-limit. Similarly, the Rs 999 plan that offered 90GB of 4G data will now offer 60GB data for three months. Read More »

How a Destiny's Child Member Struggled with Depression

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However, it wasn't until her thirties that she was able to understand what she was going through. US Weekly reports that during an appearance on The Talk , Michelle Williams revealed that she was suicidal during her time in Destiny's Child . Read More »

Subaru Outback and Legacy Ace New IIHS Passenger Crash Test

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According to the IIHS , the Outback's passenger space was preserved well during testing, with a maximum intrusion of 10.2 centimetres (four inches) into its passenger-side foot well. "At first, a majority of models earned poor or marginal ratings in the test, which bypasses most of a vehicle's primary structure and is therefore more challenging than the head-on crash test conducted by the federal government or the moderate (40 percent) overlap test that the Institute has conducted since ... Read More »

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Helping Development of Pokemon For Switch

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Game Freak's director Shigeru Ohmori said the team pushed the redesigned 3DS "even further to what we thought was the most we could draw out of it". On November 17th, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon , a sorta-sequel to the original games of past year, will be the series' swan song on the device. Read More »

Liberty Global Plc (LBTYK) Position Held by Sq Advisors Llc

Here are a few substantial investment firms who have updated their positions. Finally, Vivaldi Asset Management LLC grew its stake in shares of Liberty Global PLC by 589.0% during the 2nd quarter. Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYA) was the target of a significant drop in short interest during the month of September. The stock's market capitalization is 31.09B, it has a 52-week low of 27.36 and a 52-week high of 37.00. Read More »

(QCOM) is up at $52.29 Qualcomm and SenseTime to Collaborate to…

Stifel Financial Corp now owns 2,932,964 shares of the wireless technology company's stock valued at $168,002,000 after acquiring an additional 943,026 shares in the last quarter. Numeric Investors Limited Liability Company holds 0.04% or 124,900 shares in its portfolio. Since May 11, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 4 insider sales for $1.73 million activity. Read More »

Lyft raises £750m from Google's owner in blow to Uber

The latest round, which comes after a $600m investment six months ago, boosts Lyft's valuation to $11bn, up from $7.5bn. This isn't surprising at all. The company poured almost $250 million in Uber back in 2013. Things between Google and Uber have taken a turn for the worse, though. It invested $258 million in Uber in 2013 but later it embroiled in a bitter lawsuit with the company over stolen trade secrets. Read More »

Blue Apron Layoffs: 300+ Employees Get Chopped

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Because of the layoffs, the company expects to have approximately $3.5 million "in employee-related expenses, primarily consisting of severance payments, substantially all of which will result in cash expenditures." the filing stating. The company reported ($0.47) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.26) by ($0.21). Cerankosky is projecting a "significant loss" for the company's third quarter, which it is scheduled to report on November 2. Read More »

Nokia 7 goes official with Bothies, 6GB RAM

HMD Global or Nokia has not yet confirmed as to when the smartphone will be reaching India. HMD Global , nearly two months after the launch of its Nokia 8 flagship smartphone, has unveiled Nokia 7 . The only color that you will get Nokia 8 6GB RAM variant is Polished Blue. Another nifty feature found in the Nokia 8 has made its way to the cheaper Nokia 7 . Read More »

New Android malware adds victims' devices to botnet

Android Instant Apps: what do they mean for users and developers? The program does not cover every app in the app repository, however. The malware appeared to be mainly aimed at US users but has also been seen in Russia, Ukraine, Brazil and Germany. Read More »

Does Your Dog 'Talk' to You?

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The person would then conduct four different poses, the first two would have the person face the dog while displaying food and then not displaying food, and the last two would be facing away from the dog while displaying food and then without food. Read More »

This Candy Is Dentists' Top Pick for Halloween

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Candystore.com released its list of the most popular Halloween candy by state. Similarly, the ADA suggests skipping hard candy because accidentally (or purposely) chewing on them can break your teeth, and the fact that you're sucking on them for longer periods of time means that the bacteria have even more time to infiltrate your chompers. Read More »

Alicia Keys Is Returning to The Voice Next Season

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The "Fallin" singer debuted as a coach in the said talent show on its seventh season in 2014 and returned to coach again in Season 11 and Season 12. And yes, that's the very same Alicia Keys who coached Chris Blue to victory in season 12! Paul Telegdy , NBC Entertainment President of Alternative and Reality Group had the following to say about the announcement... Read More »

Polestar 1 unveiled | New Release

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A 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder petrol engine drives the front wheels. It also debuts the use of carbon-fibre on major body parts for the first time on a vehicle of Volvo Group. Polestar hasn't made a decision about how these will be distributed, but chances are 300 will be sold in China, where the auto is going to be produced at a new factory set to be inaugurated in Chengdu by mid-2018. Read More »

Ghost Type Pokemon Coming In 'Pokemon Go' Halloween Update

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As you collect, you'll find a lot more ghost-type and spooky Pokemon including Gengar, Cubone and Misdreavus. "Finally, players will be able to wear the all-new avatar item, Mimikyu's Disguise Hat, created in the likeness of the mysterious Disguise Pokemon Mimikyu". Read More »

When can I see the handsome Orionid meteor shower this weekend?

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The Orionid meteor shower will be putting on its best sky show of the month this weekend - late Friday night, October 20, into early Saturday morning, October 21. It won't come again until 2061. The Orionids get their name because they radiate from the constellation Orion the Hunter - one of the brightest and most recognisable clusters of stars in the night sky. Read More »

Warning of 'ecological armageddon' as number of flying insects drops 75%

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Germany is losing its flying insects - and that could be bad news for the entire planet. They tracked the rapid decline across 96 unique location-year combinations in Germany, which is "representative of Western European low-altitude nature protection areas embedded in a human-dominated landscape", as they wrote in the peer-reviewed study, published in the journal PLOS ONE . Read More »

Scientists Want Us to Live in Lava Tubes on the Moon

Lava tubes form when the outer edges of a lava flow harden into crust and the remaining lava drains away, leaving an empty cylinder. If future lunar explorers could use the underground space for a base, it could provide shelter from cosmic radiation and menacing temperatures, while water or ice could be used as fuel, the JAXA team said. Read More »

Apple has a huge iPhone 8 problem

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But the negative news out of Asia isn't scaring Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White, who says to "buy into the iPhone 8 gloom and doom ahead of the iPhone X". American Beacon Advisors Inc. bought a new position in Apple in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $117,000. Predix is an IoT operating system that GE introduced a year ago, similar in function to a phone or laptop operating system but able to manage much higher volumes of data ("hyperscale") from multiple sources, securely. Read More »

WhatsApp location sharing function: should cheating spouses be anxious?

The end-to-end encrypted feature is similar to what other apps are offering, giving you the ability to choose who to share with and for how long, as well as to easily stop sharing at anytime you want. And if more than one person shares their Live Locations in a group chat, all locations will be visible on the same map. To get started, turn on the location settings or Global Positioning System. Read More »

Rel Jio hikes tariffs, brings relief for older telcos

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The update to Jio's data plans comes a week after the company introduced a Rs 399 plan under which it was offering 100% cashback. Additionally, there is the Rs 149 plan which offers 4.2GB of data and is valid for 28 days. The Rs. 999 recharge pack now offers 60GB data instead of 90GB, and Rs. 1,999 plan gives 125GB data, not 155GB. An interesting point to note is that as per the new T&Cs, the FUP policy will cap the bandwidth to 64Kbps instead of the 128Kbps limit enforced previously, post ... Read More »

Moto X4 Now Available For Pre-Order at Amazon & Other Retailers

The mod will work exactly as the normal assistant and comes with a dedicated speaker that will output Alexa's voice. Even though Lenovo has also confirmed that an unlocked variant of this phone, which is the first in Google's Android One program to come to the USA, there is a new channel of buying the Moto X4 , especially for those who want nothing to do with Fi. Read More »