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Microsoft Azure to support AMD's new EPYC datacenter processors

AMD's stock AMD, +7.48% ran up 8.3% in midday trade, putting it on course to close at the highest level since May 1. ( AMD ) are trading -18.71% downward from the 52-week high mark and 171.83% above from the fifty two-week low mark. The firm owned 22,968 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock after buying an additional 11,388 shares during the period. This SMA data will help a long-term trader to figure out that Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) stock price level can be now recognized ... Read More »

Saudi King switches heir to son

Prince Nayef, 57, has also been removed from his role as head of domestic security, the state media said. The campaign has made limited progress over the past two years, seen Saudi Arabia and its allies being accused of human rights violations, and triggered a humanitarian crisis in the Arab world's poorest country. Read More »

Overwatch Releases New Map and Patch 1.12


The research proved promising, until all contact with the base was suddenly lost. The long awaited changes to McCree, Roadhog and Reaper have also landed, having been tested on PC first. The Scrap Gun's clip size is now five (up from four) and can fire 30% faster, but each bullet's damage has been reduced by 33%. The hitbox for his head has been shrunk to improve his survivability, but his primary change comes to his weapon. Read More »

Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure


Kalanick said in a statement to The New York Times yesterday that he has accepted a request from investors to step aside. Uber's board in a statement said, " Mr. But, fresh reports flooding the interwebs now suggest that Kalanick has resigned as the C.E.O when the company is caught amid a series of controversies that've been steadily unraveling over the past few months. Read More »

OnePlus 5 launched: Features, specifications and pricing


It's selling like hotcakes , and for good reason. Smartphones are packing in more and more RAM and OnePlus is taking the lead with its greatest and latest offering - the OnePlus 5 . Perhaps what makes the OnePlus 5 really stand out is the dual-camera setup. Apple faced a lot of backlash when it made a decision to remove the audio feature from its current flagship handsets, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Read More »

Why Selena Gomez Is a Perfect Fit for Coach


In addition to the fall campaign, it includes a special design project with Coach executive creative director Stuart Vevers later this fall. Fabien Baron did the creative direction, Pat McGrath did the makeup and Guido Palau styled the hair. Read More »

Stephen Hawking Calls for Return to Moon

Hawking said that the aims now should be to restore space programs, create new alliances and provide humanity with a sense of goal. And he admitted: "Of course, this would not be human interstellar travel, even if it could be scaled up to a crewed vessel". Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Release Date Revealed in New Leaks


In the event that rumors about a noteworthy iPhone update are valid, this would imply that Samsung has a genuinely solid inspiration to get the Galaxy Note 8 out to showcase before Apple's most recent gadget is out, particularly if the two will be outwardly comparable. Read More »

Uber founder and CEO Travis Kalanick resigns from the embattled company


Uber has come under mounting pressure in recent months over concerns about its workplace culture, including allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination. It is not yet clear who will replace Kalanick at the helm. Between getting caught on video berating a driver , his deputy obtaining a rape victim's medical records in a possible attempt to discredit her, getting ridiculed after his " sex guide " for employees resurfaced, embroiling the company in a stolen tech dispute with ... Read More »

France's Macron says EU door remains open to UK


After meeting May for the first time during the French presidential campaign last February, Macron had said the British prime minister should not expect any favours from the European Union during Brexit talks. 'I confirmed to president Macron that the timetable for the Brexit negotiation remains on course, ' she added. Mohammed VI and Macron have spoken to key Gulf players in recent days and Macron said he will invite regional leaders to Paris for further discussions. Read More »

NASA's Kepler space telescope spots 219 new potential planets

Kepler has already found dozens of worlds of interest and has still only looked at a tiny part of the galaxy. The Kepler data set is unique, as it is the only one containing a population of these near-Earth analogs: planets with roughly the same size and orbit as Earth. Read More »

United Kingdom government's priority is to win best possible Brexit deal

The speech also made no reference to Donald Trump's planned state visit, but did include reference to one from the Spanish monarchy, leading many to believe the USA president's visit has been indefinitely postponed. Her speech will have Brexit at its core, with the Great Repeal Bill as its centrepiece, in which European Union law will be transposed onto the UK's statute book. Read More »

Saudi king names son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince


Saudi Arabia's Allegiance Council voted 31 to 34 in favor of the changes , according to state-owned channel al-Arabiya. As defence minister he has attracted worldwide criticism for his role in Saudi Arabia's bloody intervention in the Yemeni civil war , but to younger generations, used to elderly kings and princes, Prince bin Salman's rise is a sign that things in the conservative kingdom are changing. Read More »

Tropical storm Cindy strengthens over central Gulf of Mexico: NHC

The cities of Tallahassee, Florida; Mobile, Alabama; Biloxi, Mississippi; and New Orleans, Baton Rouge , and Lake Charles, Louisiana, are most likely to feel the brunt of the tropical storm. Between Wednesday and Thursday morning, the storm could bring up to 12 inches of rain to some areas between Texas and Louisiana. If it does, the local region will be susceptible to flooding, the National Weather Service said. Read More »

Sega Forever bundles a collection of classic video games on mobile


It is taking the catalog from consoles like the Sega Genesis and putting them on iOS and Android devices. "We're going to have two decades of classic games that span every Sega console", Evans said. Controller support - fully integrated wireless Bluetooth controller support. Phantasy Star II - The longtime fan-favorite RPG from 1989. Look for Sonic the Hedgehog to spearhead the first round of Sega Forever titles on your smartphone tomorrow. Read More »

Korea says N. Korea drones 'grave provocation'

The United States flew two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday in a show of force against North Korea , South Korean officials said. A spokesman for the Hamilton County coroner says Dr Lakshmi Sammaraco's office has accepted the case. The latest bombers training comes as reports surfaced of the death of Otto Warmbier , the US student released in a comatose state from a North Korean prison last week after spending around 17 months in captivity for stealing a ... Read More »

Karen Handel wins Georgia special election handing Dems upsetting loss

Trump's party also claimed victory in another congressional race Tuesday, in neighboring SC. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call ) Handel claps during a rally with supporters at the Cherokee Cattle Ranch restaurant in Marietta, Ga. But it could be a huge psychic boost for the winner's party - and a blow for the loser's. She also welcomed a parade of national GOP figures to Atlanta to help her raise money, with Ryan and Vice President Mike Pence holding fundraisers following Trump's April visit. Read More »

Who to believe, Comey or Trump?

Friday, after a Washington Post report that said Mueller's probe was looking at whether Trump obstructed justice, Trump tweeted: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Mueller was selected by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to lead the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged ties with Russian Federation, with the move coming after Trump fired then-FBI Director James Comey . Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf


Residents in nearby counties were also offered sandbags. Satterwhite, who works out of the Birmingham office, said though the area isn't in the direct path of the center of the storm, Cindy is "lopsided", and most of the rain and storm activity is on the east and northeast side. Read More »

Polestar moves into electric vehicle manufacturing


The Swedish auto giant, owned by the Chinese company Geely, has now made clear it will produce and market its "high perfomance electric cars " under a separate brand - Polestar. And, showing just how serious Geely is taking Polestar, its new CEO will be former Volvo design chief Thomas Ingenlath, the former Senior Vice President of Design at Volvo. Read More »

USA shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

The incident also happened just a day after the Russian Defense Ministry rebuked the USA for shooting down a Syrian jet and threatened future US planes that came in their territory. A top U.S. general said the country would work to relaunch the " deconfliction " hotline established in 2015, after Russian Federation said Washington had failed to use the line - a vital incident-prevention tool - before targeting the plane near Raqa. Read More »

NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds

In close collaboration with many European partners Germany will play a key role in the mission: the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Berlin will head the overall mission; the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen will lead the processing of the observations at the PLATO Data Center. Read More »

Lennar Corporation (LEN) Earnings Blow Away Expectations

Finally, ING Groep NV boosted its position in shares of Lennar Corporation by 180.0% in the fourth quarter. Lennar Corp. (LEN) shares rose more than 5 percent on Tuesday after the homebuilder had said its second-quarter earnings topped analysts' estimates and said contrary to recent data the US housing market is in good shape. Read More »