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Research CHIP Gets Momentary Reprieve, Long-term Funding Still Uncertain
Author: 0 CHIP Gets Momentary Reprieve, Long-term Funding Still Uncertain

Kimmel argues that Republicans have held up CHIP, while in reality, Democrats have opposed any significant legislation to reauthorize CHIP . A spokesman says Governor Wolf will sign the CHIP re-authorization bill now that controversial language related to transgender children has been removed.

Research EasyJet's Air Berlin deal wins approval
Author: 0 EasyJet's Air Berlin deal wins approval

Lufthansa and Air Berlin's administrators had also previously warned that would happen if the deal was not approved. The decision by Lufthansa has plunged Niki into financial turbulence as it lost bridge financing from the German airline giant.

Research Hyderabad: Woman murders husband but mutton soup exposes her sinister plot
Author: 0 Hyderabad: Woman murders husband but mutton soup exposes her sinister plot

When the police grilled Swathi, she confessed to killing her husband with the help of Rajesh . However, she came close to Rajesh , a physiotherapist. "When he was unconscious, she and her lover, Rajesh , hit her husband Sudhakar on the head with an iron rod and bludgeoned him to death". Based on the information provided by her, they recovered the burnt remnants of the body from the forest area.

Author: 0 Blue Origin Named Its Space Flight Dummy 'Mannequin Skywalker'

Further details noted this test was called Mission 7 (M7), featuring a next-generation booster - powered by its BE-3 engine - and the first flight of Crew Capsule 2 .0, a spacecraft that now features real windows, measuring 2.4 x 3.6 feet.

Research SpaceX delays fully recycled rocket and capsule launch
Author: 0 SpaceX delays fully recycled rocket and capsule launch

The mission will be the 13 delivery flight to the ISS for NASA by SpaceX, which has a resupply contract with the US space agency. The company now aims to launch its first recycled rocket for NASA on Wednesday. The launch was delayed today due to the need for additional pre-launch ground systems checks. This will be the first mission to launch from Launch Complex 40 since a September 2016 explosion damaged the pad's structure, forcing the company to rebuild and modernize the complex.

Author: 0 Trump charts Nasa space flight: Moon first, then Mars

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin noted in a tweet that Apollo 17 was the 6th time humans landed on the moon's surface. Just $5 a month. At a White House signing ceremony for Space Policy Directive-1, Trump said that "long-term exploration and use" of the Moon will restore US leadership in space and lay the foundation for eventually sending humans to Mars and possibly beyond.

Research Video games luring 11-year-olds into gambling 'skins'
Author: 0 Video games luring 11-year-olds into gambling 'skins'

The report states that, "based on the description provided within the questionnaire", 45 percent of children aged 11-16 knew about skin gambling, and 11 percent said they had placed bets with in-game items at some point in the past. In fact, the rate of playing those games matches the incidence rate of skin gambling, at 11 percent. The items usually consist of modified guns or knives within the video game, which are known as "skins".

Research Capture the most picturesque event of the year tonight : Geminid Meteor Shower
Author: 0 Capture the most picturesque event of the year tonight : Geminid Meteor Shower

Taking note of weather conditions it is advised that you stay warm while heading out to see the best meteor shower of the year. Yes, the annual Geminid meteor shower has arrived and it's the best time to go out and enjoy it. Geminid meteor shower peaks around the second week of December every year and are quite numerous. As the star chart shows, Castor is highest in the sky just before 4am.

Research Synaptics announces mass production of in-display fingerprint sensors
Author: 0 Synaptics announces mass production of in-display fingerprint sensors

Samsung will reportedly bring several upgrades to the iris scanner on its next Galaxy S phone, presumably called the Galaxy S9 . Currently, fingerprint sensors are embedded in the metal bodies of the phones. The Synaptics Clear ID FS9500 responds well to touch even with cold, dry, or wet fingers. It has been rumoured that the S9 will use a single-lens rear camera but will offers features like the Portrait Mode that use AI and machine learning, similar to what the Pixel 2 provides.

Research Apple Is Purposefully Throttling Older iPhones With Degraded Batteries
Author: 0 Apple Is Purposefully Throttling Older iPhones With Degraded Batteries

Reddit user TeckFire pointed out that their iPhone 6S had been "very slow these past few weeks". He concluded that, " Apple slows down phones with low capacity batteries, replacing it makes them full speed again". One of the benefits of such an imaginary iPhone Xc with a plastic and colorful build is that users need not worry about the glass back that is prone to cracking.

Research Birth of new island could help search for life on Mars
Author: 0 Birth of new island could help search for life on Mars

While it was initially expected to stay above sea level for only a few months, new satellite observations have led scientists to estimate it could survive around six to 30 years. "What the researchers see occurring at Hunga Tonga Hunga Ha'apai therefore may be a kind of template to help them understand better the water environment on early Mars and, by extension, whether the conditions might also have been favourable for the initiation of simple life".

Research Instagram update lets you follow hashtags to stay in the loop
Author: 0 Instagram update lets you follow hashtags to stay in the loop

Simply open the hashtag page and tap on the follow button. A hashtag will no longer be an aimless branding tool, instead serving as a gateway to more of what you want to see, more often. Instagram has rolled out the ability for users to follow hashtags on their feed. Until now, hashtags were always a kind of take-it-or-leave-it addition to posts.

Research Twitter to let users make tweet threads more easily
Author: 0 Twitter to let users make tweet threads more easily

Oh, and who can forget this epic, 127-tweet thread that went viral a year ago: Strategic intelligence analyst Eric Garland went on and on about how almost every event in American political history led to Russian Federation interfering with last year's presidential election.

Research Microsoft Previews Quantum Computing Language Q#
Author: 0 Microsoft Previews Quantum Computing Language Q#

The kit will let people create applications that can run right now on the quantum simulator, and those same apps also will eventually work on a topological quantum computer , which Microsoft is in the process of developing for general objective quantum computing.

Research Google releases a trio of experimental camera apps
Author: 0 Google releases a trio of experimental camera apps

These are small apps that perform a basic function using experimental technology, much like Motion Stills . Next is Selfissimo! , which automatically snaps black and white photos . It will let you review the images by saving individual images or the whole shoot. Many technology companies are working to develop similar photo and video apps, as well as new AI-based technologies that make it ever easier for ordinary users to manipulate content in creative or persuasive ways.

Author: 0 Detective Pikachu set for May 2019 release

Ryan Reynolds ( Deadpool ) was recently tapped to play the title character in the movie. Detective Pikachu will bow on May 10, 2019, just a week after Disney's untitled fourth Avengers movie. It has sold 300M video games worldwide and 23.6 billion TCG cards are in 74 countries. Universal are handling Western distribution, while legendary Japanese studio Toho will market the movie in the East.

Research Nintendo Switch Has Sold 10 Million Units to Date
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Has Sold 10 Million Units to Date

Nintendo Switch is the first console that not only connects to the home TV, but also turns into a portable gaming system, and allows players to use their favorite games wherever, when and with whomever you want. Polish website FilmWeb has got in touch with ConQuest Entertainment, Nintendo's Polish distributor, which confirmed that both Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 will run at 720p, 60 FPS Switch, regardless of the console's mode.

Research Galaxy S9 could feature in-display fingerprint scanner
Author: 0 Galaxy S9 could feature in-display fingerprint scanner

The Exynos 9810 and Snapdragon 845 have officially been announced and another piece of the puzzle remaining was the in-display fingerprint sensor from Synaptics. The tech can read a fingerprint with a single touch and can be placed under glass. "Consumers prefer fingerprint authentication on the front of the phone, and with the industry quickly shifting to bezel-free OLED infinity displays, the natural placement of the fingerprint sensor is in the display itself", writes Kevin Barber, ...

Research Brooks Brothers Is Using Amazon's Alexa To Build A More Efficient Office
Author: 0 Brooks Brothers Is Using Amazon's Alexa To Build A More Efficient Office

The songs can be chosen from your preferred streaming service including Amazon's Prime Music or partner services like Spotify, TuneIn, and Pandora. When checking out one of the many music streaming services available nowadays, you just can not miss those mindless user comments saying that some popular hit is missing.

Research Alleged 2018 Nokia 6 leaked in TENAA certification
Author: 0 Alleged 2018 Nokia 6 leaked in TENAA certification

A new device passing certification from TENAA with the model number TA-1054 could possibly be the 2018 edition of the Nokia 6 . Earlier rumours have suggested that the Nokia 6 (2018 ) will sport a new 18:9 display, which is the norm for smartphones these days.