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Research 288 day mission: Astronaut Peggy Whitson heading home
Author: 0 288 day mission: Astronaut Peggy Whitson heading home

The crew will participate in standard post-flight medical evaluations. More than any other woman in history, Whitson has also spent the longest amount of time in space of any American. Living and working aboard the space station is where I feel like I make the greatest contribution, so I am constantly trying to squeeze every drop out of my time here.

Research Apple sends out event invites for iPhone 8 event on September 12
Author: 0 Apple sends out event invites for iPhone 8 event on September 12

Just as with past events, the 2017 iPhone unveiling will start at 10am Pacific Time and Apple will stream the event live on its website and on the Apple TV . The iPhone 8 will also come with improved dual camera setup similar to what is there in the iPhone 7 Plus. The new iPhone will likely ditch both in favor of a much smaller top and bottom bezel with a small cutout on top for the front-facing camera and may incorporate the new home button under the display like the Galaxy S8.

Research Jio Phone Pre-Booking May Resume This Week
Author: 0 Jio Phone Pre-Booking May Resume This Week

The pre booking of the Reliance Jio feature phone was first started on the August 24, 2017 but was soon suspended due to the heavy traffic of the official website Jio4GPhone.in and the huge demand for the phone. JioPhone will effectively be "free" at a deposit of Rs 1,500 which is refundable after three years, when users return the JioPhone . Vodafone has tied up with feature phone maker iTel for free talk on devices priced above Rs 800.

Research The most popular wearables brand in the world isn't Apple or Fitbit
Author: 0 The most popular wearables brand in the world isn't Apple or Fitbit

This week has been a big one for wearable technology, with the formal announcement Monday of Fitbit's ( FIT ) " Ionic " smartwatch, followed by new gadgets from Garmin ( GRMN ) and Samsung Electronics ( 005930KS ), all of which is being chronicled by Raymond James analyst Tavis McCourt .

Research Samsung secures self-driving permit to compete against Apple and Google
Author: 0 Samsung secures self-driving permit to compete against Apple and Google

Samsung Electronics has become the latest entrant into the world of self-driving cars as the company has recently confirmed in a press release that it has secured a permit to test its own self-driving cars in California. Samsung seems to be locked in an eternal battle with Apple, and it looks like it's not just confined to the smartphone or tablet arena, either. The district court may require that a new trial be set that could have in impact on how US courts define patent infringements for ...

Research Asteroid almost three miles wide is going to pass by Earth today
Author: 0 Asteroid almost three miles wide is going to pass by Earth today

It will cruise by at a safe distance of 4.4 million miles or about 18 times the distance between the earth and the moon, NASA said. "When these small, natural remnants of the formation of the solar system pass relatively close to Earth, deep space radar is a powerful technique for studying their sizes, shapes, rotation, surface features and roughness, and for more precise determination of their orbital path", NASA scientists said .

Author: 0 Game of Thrones director gives Jon and Dany sex scene details

Jorah [Mormont], who really is in love with her, his relationship with Jon is complicated in a different way. Clarke has been outspoken about how she thinks her character will react, and it does not look good for Jon and Dany shippers . Podeswa went on to direct episodes of a number of hit television series including The Walking Dead, Boardwalk Empire and True Blood before directing Game of Thrones .

Research Stream games with Mixer
Author: 0 Stream games with Mixer

The Mixer Create application, which was so far in the beta phase, allows users to stream gameplay directly from the phone itself. No extra equipment is needed for streaming games from mobile platforms. The app also supports the Co-Streaming feature, which was first introduced for the Xbox One in July . Those interested in trying out the experimental and possibly unstable version of Mixer Create can do so by referring to the source link beneath the banner.

Research Shadow of War DLC character to raise money for developers family
Author: 0 Shadow of War DLC character to raise money for developers family

His name is partly based on the fact that Forgey was a prodigious musician and member of "Orc Slayer", a band formed by Monolith team members. A trailer has been created for the DLC, accompanied by some very powerful music that was written and performed by Forgey before his passing.

Research Star Wars: The Last Jedi Snoke's Ship The Supremacy Revealed
Author: 0 Star Wars: The Last Jedi Snoke's Ship The Supremacy Revealed

Unlike BB-8 and BB-9E, R2-D2's droid sounds actually come out of it instead of the user's smartphone. As the world celebrates Star Wars Force Friday II , one London department store is offering fans the ultimate experience by opening a replica of the famous Cantina.

Research Manny Pacquiao pulls out of rematch with Jeff Horn
Author: 0 Manny Pacquiao pulls out of rematch with Jeff Horn

Pacquiao's withdrawal from a planned November rematch was announced on Friday, due to his commitments as a Philippines senator. Manny Pacquiao's Senate schedule doesn't seem to fit in the boxing calendar of Top Rank, Duco Promotions and Jeff Horn , hall of fame promoter Bob Arum told The Manila Bulletin yesterday.

Research Hurricane Harvey Causes Auto Sales to Temporarily Decrease
Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey Causes Auto Sales to Temporarily Decrease

Hollencrest Securities LLC now owns 17,280 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $201,000 after buying an additional 4,900 shares during the last quarter. Texas-based Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas has invested 0.25% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). 332.47 million shares or 2.22% more from 325.25 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

Research Dead Rising 4 brings Frank's Big Package to PlayStation 4 in December
Author: 0 Dead Rising 4 brings Frank's Big Package to PlayStation 4 in December

That deal has now run its course, and PlayStation 4 gamers not only get the game, but they get some extra goodies already packaged in. The full game is coming to PlayStation 4 as Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package , including all downloadable content and a brand new " Capcom Heroes " game mode.

Research Some TRAPPIST-1 planets may have the right conditions for water
Author: 0 Some TRAPPIST-1 planets may have the right conditions for water

TRAPPIST-1 may be small and dim, but dwarf stars like it often emit powerful flares of radiation that could make water and life on its planets impossible without thick protective atmospheres. We've learned a lot about the TRAPPIST-1 planets in a very short amount of time. At the same time, measurements of the amount of ultraviolet light hitting these planets allow scientists to estimate the rate at which their atmospheres are bleeding into space.

Research Uber gets new CEO, former CEO at online travel company Expedia
Author: 0 Uber gets new CEO, former CEO at online travel company Expedia

In a call with reporters Wednesday afternoon, Okerstrom said he plans "largely a continuation of the strategic course we've been on". Kalanick was in attendance at the meeting. "I think what we have here is a political battle that belongs in the boardroom and not the courtroom", said Donald Wolfe, an attorney for Kalanick.

Research WC Qualifier: Boost for Ghana as Uganda stun Egypt
Author: 0 WC Qualifier: Boost for Ghana as Uganda stun Egypt

Speaking to media today, the Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson Emilian Kayima said that this is an global match with full watch of Federation Internationale de Football Association official thus security will be at its best. But Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary produced a finger-tipping save to deny Uganda's lively winger Emmanuel Okwi , whose cross was goal-bound in the 13th minute.

Research SanDisk Unveils Largest MicroSD Memory Card in the World
Author: 0 SanDisk Unveils Largest MicroSD Memory Card in the World

Given that SanDisk's 256 GB microSD card retails for $199.99 (though usually priced lower), an extra $50 isn't too bad for nearly double the storage. In terms of transfer speeds, the new 400 gig SanDisk card can reach up to 100MB/s for file transfers and goes as SDXC UHS-I class of a card. "Mobile devices have become the epicenter of our lives, and consumers are now accustomed to using their smartphones for anything from entertainment to business".