Sci-tech

by | April 07, 2018 | 22:02

Investigators on two congressional panels are looking into whether Russian Federation acquired the data of millions of Facebook users and if companies with ties to then-2016 Republican election candidate Donald Trump's campaign played any role in providing it, three sources familiar with the inquiries said.

by | April 07, 2018 | 21:42

One campaigner for gun reform who was present at the "coffee with constituents" meeting called the USA representative's actions "a far cry from what responsible gun ownership looks like". "Mental health, and more importantly, a lack of morality is the driving force behind this epidemic". "Congressman Norman is right - he's no Gabby Giffords", Kelly said in a statement on Friday, according to the Washington Examiner .

by | April 07, 2018 | 19:54

Razer's zGold is a digital currency that debuted with zVault, a payment and customer reward platform that the company launched early past year. Razer has now launched its own digital game store platform, which offers titles from Bethesda , Ubisoft, Rockstar, Bandai Namco, and more.

by | April 07, 2018 | 17:56

The smartphone market is getting crowded. Alongside the news that Apple is reportedly working on touch-free iPhone controls, a recent Bloomberg report also indicated that the company is investigating using curved screens in its future handsets.

by | April 07, 2018 | 17:39

Ardor (ARDR) traded up 9.6% against the dollar and now trades at $0.28 or 0.00004166 BTC. ION (ION) traded down 3.2% against the dollar and now trades at $2.08 or 0.00030384 BTC. The official message board for QASH is steemit.com/@quoineliquid . The official website for QASH is liquid.plus . Envion mining units use low-cost green energy directly at the source - near the shore, in the desert or in other remote locations.

by | April 07, 2018 | 15:14

It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500. Argi Investment Services Llc increased Public Svc Enterprise Group Com (PEG) stake by 56.53% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Waverton Investment Management Ltd lessened its holdings in shares of Microsoft Co. The company's revenue was up 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Microsoft will post 3.63 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

by | April 07, 2018 | 15:04

He excused it as typical "punches" from a daunting golf course in hard conditions. Reed is the only player in the field to birdie all eight par 5s in the first two rounds. Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas are tied for sixth place at 3-under-par. More winds and cooler conditions are expected Saturday along with rain.

by | April 07, 2018 | 12:43

Over the past few weeks, the Cambridge Analytica scandal has mushroomed into investigations across continents, including a probe by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. and Alphabet Inc.'s Google. Cambridge Analytica said in a statement Wednesday that it had data for only 30 million people. Wigand said that European Union data protection authorities will discuss over the coming days "a strong coordinated approach" on how to deal with the Facebook investigation.

by | April 07, 2018 | 12:29

In his work heading up Apple's machine learning and AI strategy, Giannandrea will influence products like Core ML for iOS app developers and the dedicated AI chip reportedly under development , as well as the struggling Siri assistant.

by | April 07, 2018 | 10:35

The company is facing a global backlash over the improper data-sharing scandal. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg was in the hot seat this week with NBC's Savannah Guthrie. "We approached this research as we would any other scientific, medical, or clinical research - ensuring that the research protocol would be consistent with HIPAA regulations, the HHS Office of Human Research Protections regulations, and relevant Institutional Review Board decisions", Valentine said in an emailed statement.

by | April 07, 2018 | 06:13

So in 2015 when Cambridge - when we received word that this researcher gave the data to Cambridge Analytica , they assured us it was deleted. " Today's updates are created to prevent future abuse in elections - and to help ensure you have the information that you need to assess political and issue ads, as well as content on pages".

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:58

These included limiting the retention period for Mark's messages in Messenger . One possibility is that message authors will be able to set an expiration time for their messages, after which point they'll be automatically deleted from the recipient's inbox.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:07

It has outperformed by 10.69% the S&P500. Executive Vice President - CFO, Chavez R. Martin, sold 11,829 common shares of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . Neuberger Berman Group Llc, which manages about $87.00B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Tower Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:TSEM) by 1.14M shares to 1.20M shares, valued at $40.87 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:54

The company did confirm the action, saying that a few sensitive messages were deleted owing to the increasing threat of hacking of the accounts . A separate Facebook statement said the changes would help improve transparency and accountability of the network.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:15

The stock ended last trade at 19.14 a share and the price is up more than -66.00% so far this year. It is kind of a like a radar for how "in-play" a stock is. The stock has PEG ratio of N/A whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is N/A. A low ATR value correlates with a weaker trend movement. Longfin has a 52 week low of $4.69 and a 52 week high of $142.82.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:01

The speed with which Moro issued the warrant surprised many, as legal observers said there were technicalities from da Silva's upheld appeal that would not be sorted out until next week. Lula's detractors celebrated the decision at the supreme court as a victory against corruption and impunity, while his supporters condemned it as an attack on Brazil's democracy.

by | April 06, 2018 | 23:37

Within weeks of its August launch, Lawbreakers' low concurrent player counts became a hot topic among gaming outlets. Now, a few months after the last update, developer Boss Key Productions has finally come out and made a statement regarding the game, the future, and more.

by | April 06, 2018 | 23:27

Rallies were also held in various parts of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by political parties and other groups. "India wants to suppress Kashmiris who are asking for the right to self-determination". A special event was held in this regard at the Embassy of Pakistan, Abu Dhabi, on Friday to commemorate Kashmir Solidarity Day. The premier went on to say that Islamabad will continue to extend its political, moral and diplomatic support to the Kashmiri people.

by | April 06, 2018 | 21:20

Meanwhile, the operating profit is at a record-high, above the 15.15 trillion won (~$14.2 billion) posted in the previous quarter and the 9.90 trillion won in Q1 2017 (~$9.4 billion). Samsung shares fell as much as 2.7 per cent on Friday before paring losses to fall 0.7 per cent as of 0345 GMT (11.45 p.m. ET), compared to a 0.4 per cent drop in the wider market.

by | April 06, 2018 | 18:49

Whitnell & Co. increased its holdings in shares of Amazon .com by 581.3% during the 3rd quarter. Short-term as well long term shareholders always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 1.00 as current ratio and on the opponent side the debt to equity ratio was 1.11 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 0.89.

by | April 06, 2018 | 17:42

The interior features a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter, black cloth seats and an eight-inch touchscreen with Chevy's Infotainment 3 multimedia system. A 1.5-liter turbo continues to make 163 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque, but it's now mated to a CVT instead of a six-speed automatic. An updated face and new available active safety technology for the 2019 Spark add attitude and goal to Chevrolet's feisty, segment sales-leading mini-car.

by | April 06, 2018 | 17:36

By the end, the Wildcats who spent part of the year making coach Jay Wright wonder if they were going to just try to outscore everybody was long gone. The sophomore guard had 12 points and an assist during a first-half run to help the Wildcats (36-4) pull ahead, then scored nine straight for Villanova midway through the second to put the game away - capped by a 3-pointer he punctuated with a wink over to TV announcers Jim Nantz and Bill Raftery on the sideline.

by | April 06, 2018 | 16:41

Foxconn, major manufacturing partner of Apple, was accused past year of running a virtual slave labor factory. The phone will secure the digital currencies such as Bitcoin . Sirin chief executive Moshe Hogeg hopes to sell the phone through mobile carriers in the future, alongside a shipping target between 100,000 to a few million phones this year.

by | April 06, 2018 | 13:45

The company also announced a new feature that will notify customers by email or phone if ransomware is detected and lead them through the process of recovering files on OneDrive. This prevents files from getting into the wrong hands if the link is accidentally shared with an unintended person. Microsoft will give users with a one-time passcode that will allow them to read the encrypted outside of their default client - but that's only if they aren't already using Outlook.

by | April 06, 2018 | 12:13

Apple has had such moments before the launch of the iPhone X, with the HomePod firmware revealing enough about the handset. Google may also launch the Pixel 3 XL alongside the base model that is the Pixel 3 . There's a chance that Google will stick with the same date and timeline for the Pixel 3 series . Two of these devices are expected to be premium devices that could mirror the 2017's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL .