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Research Oil prices tank on higher OPEC output
Author: 0 Oil prices tank on higher OPEC output

New Delhi, Oct 3 Crude palm oil prices fell 0.48 per cent to Rs 529.50 per 10 kg in futures trade today as speculators booked profits at prevailing higher levels amid fall in demand at the spot market. For this purchase, Reliance bought 1 million barrels of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) Midland and a similar-sized cargo of Eagle Ford crude, both of which are expected to arrive in November, the sources said.

Research Goodfellas star Chuck Low dies aged 89
Author: 0 Goodfellas star Chuck Low dies aged 89

He shared several scenes with De Niro, 74, before being killed off at the hands of Joe Pesci's character, Tommy DeVito. He was close friends with Robert De Niro , starting off as the legend's real estate consultant and landlord. Past year a source told the NY Post: "De Niro showed up with a few guys, and they sounded like they were having a lot of laughs". Low later had small roles in other De Niro films including Mistress (1992) and Night and the City (1992).

Research Rumour: PUBG Developers Bluehole Could Extend Xbox Exclusivity
Author: 0 Rumour: PUBG Developers Bluehole Could Extend Xbox Exclusivity

Well, Microsoft isn't having any of that, it seems. In an interview with Bluehole , Bloomberg states that they are "in talks" with Sony to bring the game to PS4 after the Xbox One release, however they don't really elaborate on how these talks are going, or whether they have settled on an exclusivity period.

Research OnePlus 5T launch canceled, OnePlus 6 to come in early 2018
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T launch canceled, OnePlus 6 to come in early 2018

The report points out that the upcoming flagship from the company will pack Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 along with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The company is therefore supposedly working on pushing the timeline for the OnePlus 6 to Q1 of 2018 rather than sticking to the usual Q3 for its smartphone launch.

Research Nougat is now installed on 18% devices, Oreo makes its first appearance
Author: 0 Nougat is now installed on 18% devices, Oreo makes its first appearance

Coming to the older versions of Android, Google has published that Marshmallow runs on 32 percent of devices but is a 0.2 percent drop from last month's number which was 32.2 percent. So, here are the detailed Android platform share figures, with comparison to the previous month for some context... These numbers detail which versions of Android were used to access the Google Play Store during the 7-day period ending on October 2.

Research Here's another look at Google Pixel 2 XL and Google Home Mini
Author: 0 Here's another look at Google Pixel 2 XL and Google Home Mini

Walmart actually published the pre-order page for the Google Home Mini a bit early than it was probably supposed to, and the company pulled the page quickly. The new device was requesting for a setup which hints that a Google employee might be testing the device ahead of the official rollout. However, it do tell us the size which is 4.53 x 4.53 x 4.72 inches.

Research Physics Nobel Prize Honors Work On Gravitational Waves; Win For US Team
Author: 0 Physics Nobel Prize Honors Work On Gravitational Waves; Win For US Team

The laureates for the Nobel Prize in Physics Rainer Weiss, (L) Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne. All three scientists have played a leading role in the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, or Ligo, experiment, which made the first historic observation of gravitational waves in September 2015.

Research Ferrari and Vettel are letting Mercedes off the hook
Author: 0 Ferrari and Vettel are letting Mercedes off the hook

Hamilton could be handed another break in Suzuka as Vettel may incur a grid penalty if he needs a new gearbox after a insane post-race shunt with Lance Stroll . "In motorsport, you have good days and bad days and he has had quite a few bad days this year. We turned it around and the vehicle was great". "If they finished the races as they should have performed, we would not have increased our points advantage, but would have lost many points to them".

Research Microsoft concedes defeat against Spotify and loses its Groove
Author: 0 Microsoft concedes defeat against Spotify and loses its Groove

Because it's built-in with Windows, there are probably plenty of people out there who are using Groove to manage their local music. Groove Music Pass content will be available to move to Spotify until at least January 31, 2018. To be fair, it was a perfectly competent music streaming service , but there was nothing special about it. This includes playlists as well, so you'll be able to pick up right where you've left off after Microsoft shuts down Groove for good.

Research Google launching Gmail security tool to protect executives from high-profile attacks
Author: 0 Google launching Gmail security tool to protect executives from high-profile attacks

Advanced Protection Program, a new security tool for Gmail, aims to make executives' and other leaders' emails more secure with the help of two physical security keys. The feature, if it comes to pass, will be the latest in a string of attempts by Google and parent company Alphabet to strengthen the security of Gmail and the rest of its G Suite of apps.

Research Uber's CEO will meet with United Kingdom transport authorities
Author: 0 Uber's CEO will meet with United Kingdom transport authorities

Uber disputes the findings and is appealing the decision, during which time the service can remain in operation. The city's transportation agency, Transport for London , said last week it would not renew Uber's license when it expires September 30, citing a lack of corporate responsibility.

Research Elon Musk Wants Humans to Travel the World by Rocket
Author: 0 Elon Musk Wants Humans to Travel the World by Rocket

The BFR would lift a passenger ship into orbit and then land on floating pads near cities around the world. This is an uncouth, totally iconoclastic but enormously success rocket and spaceship company, associated through Mr Musk with the Tesla electric auto maker and latest technology heavy duty industrial and residential battery storage technology.

Research IPhone 8 Plus Swollen Batteries Reports To Be Investigated
Author: 0 IPhone 8 Plus Swollen Batteries Reports To Be Investigated

Apple is now selling the Belkin 3.5 mm Audio + Charge RockStar in the Apple Store, and for some iPhone owners, it couldn't have come sooner. Apple confirmed that it was investigating the cases with a swelling of the iPhone 8 Plus, introduced in September of this year.

Research Negotiating With North Korea A Waste Of Time, Says Trump
Author: 0 Negotiating With North Korea A Waste Of Time, Says Trump

He added , "Save your energy Rex, we'll do what has to be done!" Tillerson said the USA was probing North Korea's willingness to talk, and called for a calming of the situation on the Korean Peninsula, adding it was incumbent on the North to halt the missile launches.

Research PlayStation VR is getting a minor hardware update
Author: 0 PlayStation VR is getting a minor hardware update

As yet there are no details on a confirmed release date, and it's likely that both models will be available for a short time, so make sure you check the model number before purchasing. This new video series expresses the physical sensations you experience when PS VR transports you to the unbelievable gaming worlds like Skyrim VR and Gran Turismo Sport.

Research UK Government To Back Birmingham's Potential $1B Bid For 2022 CWG
Author: 0 UK Government To Back Birmingham's Potential $1B Bid For 2022 CWG

Birmingham beat off competition from Liverpool in the race to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games . With putative bids from Australia and Canada fading away and Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur now signalling it is more interested in a push for 2026, Birmingham 2022 would appear to be a done deal.

Research IPhone X Reportedly Facing Delays Due To Facial Recognition Sensor Production
Author: 0 IPhone X Reportedly Facing Delays Due To Facial Recognition Sensor Production

Wu, who had recently purchased her gold 64GB iPhone 8 Plus , and had reportedly been in use for five days, reported the Taiwanese media. However, reports online are mixed regarding how widespread the issue is. The customer in Taiwan claimed her phone began to split while the phone was on charge, according to Next Web . But they did swell up, which is a safety mechanism meant to prevent actual battery explosions and fires.

Research Here's How Google's Parental Controls for Android Work
Author: 0 Here's How Google's Parental Controls for Android Work

First introduced in March as an invite-only programme, the "Family Link" app lets parents block or approve app download and also track what apps are capturing their child's attention by viewing weekly and monthly activity reports. There are also a few devices that can support the app on Android 6.0. Smartphones are increasingly becoming an integral part of our lives and with growing affordability of these devices, it's not uncommon for parents to hand over one to their kids too.