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Intel's New Caching Optane Memory Can Dramatically Accelerate Standard Hard Drives


But Intel says that Optane's all-memory approach to data allocation is better than the hybrid drives that have been on the market for almost a decade, both because of advances in memory technology and the fact that the Optane software configures everything automatically: you don't have to chose which data are kept in memory and which go on the storage drive. Read More »

With $1 bn funding, Flipkart adds muscle in battle against Amazon


Bloomberg said Flipkart was valued at $10 billion in this round, and was looking to raise an additional $1 billion. The fundraising round, which closed last week, includes Microsoft Corp., EBay Inc. Flipkart will have to persuade investors to inject still more capital if it's to counter its deep-pocketed rivals. Flipkart, however, has not made any official announcements about the fresh funds. Read More »

Microsoft Corporation Posted gains of 0.17% in the Last Trade

William Blair also issued estimates for Microsoft's Q2 2018 earnings at $0.91 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.77 EPS and Q4 2018 earnings at $0.80 EPS. Several research analysts have commented on the stock. The business had revenue of $26.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $25.13 billion. Microsoft had a return on equity of 32.12% and a net margin of 19.57%. Read More »

Eminem's Daughter Hailie Is All Grown Up - and Stunning! See Her Photos


The junior Mathers is seen flaunting her curves in various body-hugging dresses in most of the pictures. It also appears that she may have a hot man, too. She is now studying psychology at Michigan State University and credits her parents for all her achievements. Hailie even managed to find time to be on the volleyball team. Read More »

London attack: Women gather on Westminster Bridge in silence to remember victims


Officers have carried out a total of 15 searches at various addresses in east London , south London , Brighton, Surrey, Carmarthenshire, Birmingham and Manchester. "He was such a heart centered person, that he could just empathize and validate everybody's perspective", she said. "This has been a humbling and hard experience, but we've felt the love of so many people during these past several days", Melissa Cochran's brother, Clint Payne, said. Read More »

Destiny 2 Announced With First Official Teaser Image


Now, after several years of loot caves, co-op missions, and DLC, it's finally come to an end: Destiny 2 is officially on the way. This is all we have to go on for now, unfortunately, but we can at least confirm that the previous leaks were legitimate. Read More »

Wheel treads break on Curiosity rover


After spending it's first four month on Mars, NASA extended Curiosity's two year mission indefinitely. Researchers started an advanced program of monitoring the wheel damage of the rover, as well as a program of wheel testing after, in 2013, they noticed how damage was starting to accumulate in the wheels faster than they had anticipated. Read More »

Twitter reacts as 'son of England' Defoe scores vs. Lithuania


Defoe was playing for England for the first time since 2013, and scored the opening goal for Gareth Southgate's side. But Jermain Defoe, who was making his first global appearance in more than 3 years, broke the deadlock midway through the first half with a clinical finish from Raheem Sterling's low cross. Read More »

Aadhaar to be mandatory for driving licence


In yet another move to push the Aadhaar or Unique Identity card, the government has now planned to make Aadhaar mandatory for seeking a new licence or renewal of your driving licence in a bid to ensure that there are no multiple driving licenses under one name. Read More »

You can now share your location with friends in Facebook Messenger


The location sharing feature was previously available within the Messenger application, but it would automatically share the same with your friends and family without consent. Those you choose to share with will be able to see where you are on a map for 60 minutes (a small clock in the lower right hand corner of the map shows how much longer you'll be sharing your location for). Read More »

Massive brown dwarf 750 light years away


The brown dwarf and its stellar neighbors are the oldest in the galaxy. Unlike stars a brown dwarf is unable to sustain a nuclear fusion reaction of ordinary hydrogen to yield helium in their cores. The finding was published in the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . Astronomers estimate the mass formed 10 billion years ago. Read More »

Australia braces for 'absolutely huge' Cyclone Debbie


Australian Bureau of Meteorology said that the cyclone Debbie was expected to cross the Queensland state coast along a sparsely populated 100-kilometer stretch early Tuesday. Debbie is expected to develop into category three late Sunday. Older homes would not withstand a Category 4 storm, Palaszczuk said. IT'S a common belief that when the state is hit by weather events, Queenslanders dig deep, roll up their sleeves and give each other a hand. Read More »

Cyclone forces evacuations in Queensland


The bureau has warned it will be the most severe storm to hit the state since 2011's Cyclone Yasi . "I am just pleading to everyone, please, listen to authorities". "We don't actually have a cyclone shelter in the Burdekin so we are encouraging people who are wanting to shift from their house to stay with family and friends, we know there are people who have left the district to go elsewhere to wait to see what happens", Cr McLaughlin said. Read More »

Panasonic launches AI-based Eluga Ray Max, Eluga Ray X in India


Company's in-house virtual assistant Arbo uses self-learning that observes user behavior and maps daily activities regularly. It will display frequently used apps and further save their location and time impressions. It has fingerprint sensor on the home button. The Ray Max will be available in Gold, Metallic and Rose gold color variants, while the Ray X will be available in Gold, Rose Gold and Space Grey. Read More »

Dinosaur family tree could soon be completely uprooted


A major new paper on the dinosaur family tree has shaken up what scientists thought they knew about the prehistoric creatures. The research sends dinosaur origins back to relatively soon after a mass extinction on Earth 252 million years ago. Read More »

WhatsApp may Re-think about its end-to-end encryption technology? Here is why

A 58-year old and a 30-year old man who could be linked to the attack are now in custody for questioning, although neither has been charged with a crime. The British government is putting renewed pressure on Facebook's most popular messaging service, saying its intelligence services should get access to WhatsApp messages following the London attacks last week. Read More »

Razer Gives Out zSilver for Each Minute of Gameplay


Now before you get too excited, there's a good chance that you probably won't be seeing the hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars that professional gamers make. By Gamers" motto. Three zSilver per minute, up to 900 each day, will be awarded to gamers playing such games as Paladins , League of Legends, DOTA 2, Counter-Strike: "Global Offensive, and OverWatch. Read More »

Ozil expects decision on Arsenal future 'soon'


Although the midfielder won the 2014 World Cup with Germany, lifting the Champions League trophy remains his biggest dream as a footballer, and he believes he can do it with Arsenal. However, despite being linked with a move to Fenerbahce, the 28-year-old claims talks will be held soon. The German insists that he is comfortable at Arsenal and London, insisting that they will bounce back from their recent dip in form and secure a Champions League spot, something they have managed to do for ... Read More »

Inside The Matchup: 2017 NCAA Final Four


East champion SC (6:09 p.m. ET, CBS) Point spread: Gonzaga -6.5 Total: 138 Notes: The Bulldogs stomped underdog Xavier in the West Region final on Saturday; underdog SC put away SEC rival Florida in the East Region final on Sunday. However, they may have a stronger fan backing next weekend considering Phoenix is geographically closer to OR than North Carolina by about 1,000 miles. Read More »