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Nasa releases action cam footage from spacewalk


In Oct. 2015, USA astronaut Scott Kelly had released a video of a similar experiment that was captured on camera with the help of the ISS' then newly-acquired 4K video camera. There are three adapters on the space station, and the PMAs allow the conversion of the American dock to support Russian spacecraft. This PMA-3 was taken away from the port side of Tranquility module to the space-facing aspect of the Harmony module. Read More »

SpaceX just broke a 10-year monopoly on launching top-secret spy satellites

Another Falcon 9 is being prepared to launch a commercial satellite from Kennedy Space Center as soon as May 15. Space Exploration Technologies' launch on Monday was completed as part of a contract between spacecraft maker Ball Aerospace (NYSE:BLL) and the National Reconnaissance Office , which oversees US spy satellites. Read More »

EVM demonstration bid to divert attention: Sacked Delhi Minister


The Karawal Nagar MLA, who was yesterday suspended from primary membership of the AAP, also dared Kejriwal to fight elections against him from any seat of his choice. "It is with a heavy heart that I am doing this", Mishra said, while reading from a prepared statement. AAP's official Twitter handle tweeted a video of senior party functionary, Sanjay Singh. Read More »

Equipment water leak stalls spacewalk by 2 US astronauts


The spacewalk is the 200th in support of station assembly and maintenance since construction began in 1998 on the $100-billion laboratory that flies about 250 miles (400 km) above Earth. NASA's bulky white spacesuits are aging, and the same models have been in use for four decades. "Oh my gosh, this is handsome", Fischer said as he worked 250 miles above the planet. Read More »

Apple Picks Corning for Manufacturing Fund Investment


Apple , in the press release, further notes that the investment will help "support Corning's R&D, capital equipment needs, and state-of-the-art glass processing." . The partnership hasn't always been smooth - there was a brief blip in 2014 when Apple thought about working with a company that produced synthetic sapphire crystal screens, but Corning returned to supply Gorilla Glass for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus after that partnership fell apart. Read More »

Chance of showers, then sun — Sunday weather


Saturday , Much more sunshine with party cloudy skies and a 20% chance of showers after noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. High near 72. South wind 10 to 18 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 31 miles per hour. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy skies and scattered rain showers develop for Wednesday , with a high temperature of 68 degrees. Read More »

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 Fall Creators Update in Build 2017 event

The company that once held a mock funeral for the iPhone-complete with dedicated "iPhone trashcans"-now has a very different attitude about the company of Jobs". Unlike the high-level wonkiness of the previous day, day 2 of the company's Build developers conference had a lot for average consumers across the operating system spectrum. Read More »

Brokers Change Their Target Price On Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)


The company was downgraded on Friday, February 5 by Lakestreet. Inc. purchased a new position in Sirius XM Holdings during the first quarter valued at $105,000. Natixis stated it has 213,222 shares. Sirius XM Holdings had a negative return on equity of 112.66% and a net margin of 14.81%. ( SIRI ) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that Sirius XM Holdings Inc. Read More »

Tillerson: Trump will not rush United States climate policy review

Adding pressure on the Trump administration, scientists from the United States and other Arctic nations issued a report ahead of the meeting warning that warming in the region could lead to trillions of dollars worth of damage to buildings, roads and other infrastructure this century. Read More »

Wholesale prices jumped in April

New applications for USA jobless benefits unexpectedly fell last week while producer prices rebounded strongly in April, pointing to a tightening labor market and rising inflation that could spur the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in June. Read More »

Microsoft announces Xamarin, Windows features at Build developer conference

The answer is Windows 10 S, the new version of the OS that Microsoft announced - along with the Surface Laptop - just a few weeks ago. Unfortunately, Microsoft hasn't detailed how many of those users are using Windows with a Microsoft account, or how many people out of that number are using universal Windows Apps on the regular. Read More »

Microsoft aims to inject Windows into Android and iPhone

Windows 10 grew by 24% since Microsoft ended the free upgrade offer previous year, but the staying power of Windows 7 - that edition still powered more than half of all Windows PCs in April - hinted that enterprises have yet to migrate to the newer OS in large numbers. Read More »

500 mn Windows 10 devices, half of 2018 goal

Until now, though, you still needed a Mac to build and tes your apps. Build 2017 takes place at the Seattle Convention Center Wednesday through May 12, and some of its big sessions will be live streamed . Microsoft explained that HP is planning to integrate Cortana into devices, while Intel will focus on reference platforms. This should drastically improve Cortana and make any upcoming Cortana hardware more useful. Read More »

Visual Studio for Mac is now out of preview, and officially available

Whether you use C#, F#,.NET Core, ASP.NET Core, Xamarin or Unity, you'll get a best-in-class development environment, natively designed for the Mac. To run Visual Studio 2017 for Mac, you will need a device running OS X El Capitan 10.11 or macOS Sierra 10.12 with at least 4GB of RAM and a processor clocked at 1.8GHz or higher. Read More »

Cash crunch on China's new Silk Road

China's ambitious Belt and Road initiative was a hot topic of conversation on the second day of the World Economic Forum on ASEAN, where speakers urged Southeast Asian leaders to embrace the opportunities it presents, but to not rely too heavily on Beijing. Read More »

Microsoft shows 'versatile' Windows update

Microsoft previewed the new Windows features Wednesday at a conference in Seattle. For now, it will be limited to Fedora, Ubuntu, and SUSE. The company announced on Wednesday both Intel and HP plan to pack Cortana in their upcoming devices. Read More »

ITunes Coming to the Windows Store


The added bells and whistles will roll out later this year as part of "Fall Creators Update" that will be provided for free to 500 million personal computers, smartphones and tablets powered by Windows 10. More importantly, it has Windows Ink support to write on photos and videos easily. It is mainly useful for mobile devices. Video editing is about to become easier with Microsoft's introduction of a new application called Story Remix. Read More »

Samsung intros 5100 mAh Fast Charge Portable Battery Pack


According to the latest rumors that have been doing rounds in China for quite a while now, it is speculated that the South Korean Electronics giant Samsung is building up the Galaxy C10 that will be fueled by Qualcomm's forthcoming mid-go framework on-chip, the Snapdragon 660. Read More »

'Castle Rock' Casts Andre Holland: What Death Row Details Suggest About Plot


According to Deadline , Moonlight's André Holland has signed on to play the lead in the series, who will apparently be "a death row attorney with a unique and complicated history in Castle Rock , Maine". Castle Rock will go into production at some point this year, so we'll presumably have more details about what the show is actually about within the next few months. Read More »

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update coming later this year

Another feature expands the realm of the virtual clipboard , enabling a copy and paste function from Windows to other operating systems and back again. - Timeline: With Timeline in Windows 10, you can now jump back in time to find what you were working on. Acer will also offer a retail bundle of their HMD along with the first ever set of Windows Mixed Reality motion controllers for $399 this holiday season and they will track your location in your space without the need for external ... Read More »

Microsoft outlines plans for Windows 10 update

Microsoft says a half billion devices are now running Windows 10, its latest operating system. Story Remix works in the cloud and essentially lets you pull in images and video from any device - whether iOS, Android, or Windows. Alongside the design overhaul, Microsoft is also updating the way digital pens interact with Windows, with the aim of allowing users to interact with the OS just using a pen, according to Belfiore. Read More »