Science


Al Gore attends "productive" meeting with Trump
- December 09, 2016

All three networks promoted the global warming activist's meeting, but it was co-host King who lectured, "President-elect Trump is on the record as a climate change denier .But a meeting with former Vice President Al Gore suggests that he's thinking about the issue". (more...)
Stricter voter identification law passes House Stricter voter identification law passes House
- December 09, 2016

And, for many folks, if they forgot their ID, it can be impossible to get to the Clerk's office within in the 10-day window. Now, a voter who forgets their identification has to sign an affidavit that they are who they say they are, but if they show up on voting lists at their precincts, their votes are counted that day. (more...)
Trump Picked a Guy Who Loves Fossil Fuels to Run the EPA
- December 09, 2016

Mr. Trump said in a statement that Mr. Pruitt will "restore the EPA's essential mission of keeping our air and our water clean and safe". "We're anxious that if Mr. The choice enraged environmental activists and cheered the oil industry, as Pruitt is seen as an ally of the fossil fuel industry. "Attorney General Pruitt has great qualifications and a good record as the AG of Oklahoma", Conway told reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York City on Wednesday night. (more...)
Microsoft Targets Business Users with Windows 10 Creators Update Microsoft Targets Business Users with Windows 10 Creators Update
- December 09, 2016

Today Intel Security announced the new integration of the True Key extension with Windows Hello to deliver a seamless multi-factor sign in experience on Microsoft Edge. Windows Analytics is now informed by cloud-based insights, which could help customers adopt Windows 10 faster. In terms of Windows management, Creators Update will feature additions to the Windows Analytics dashboard that report on device health and other metrics using an organization's own telemetry data. (more...)
Porto routs Leicester 5-0, joins English champs in last 16 Porto routs Leicester 5-0, joins English champs in last 16
- December 09, 2016

No English club has ever scored more than one goal on their trips to Porto in the Champions League (11 games). Okay so Ranieri pretty much changed the entire starting line-up so we probably shouldn't read too much into this but it's astonishing just how poor Leicester were defensively. (more...)
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story promises immersive experience
- December 09, 2016

I meant a lot for Edwards that the " Star Wars " creator appreciated his work. Edwards insisted Disney, which bought Star Wars maker Lucasfilm for four billion dollars (£3.1bn) in 2012, allowed him to make the movie he originally planned. (more...)
'Godspeed, John Glenn': Former DC colleagues pay tribute to national hero 'Godspeed, John Glenn': Former DC colleagues pay tribute to national hero
- December 09, 2016

The dramatic splashdown of his Mercury space capsule in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Bermuda - with Glenn's radio transmissions coming back to life confirming that he had survived - was captured on live television for a worldwide audience. (more...)
Innovation or a monopoly? AT&T, Time Warner go before Senate Innovation or a monopoly? AT&T, Time Warner go before Senate
- December 09, 2016

Time Warner stock was up 0.1% to 94. Mike Lee, R-Utah, senators from both parties voiced serious skepticism about the deal. "The consumer is benefited from the aggregation", said Sen. The proposed takeover, which is facing major political opposition, will be the third-largest media merger in the last 30 years, if approved by regulators. (more...)
Trump's secretary of state drama is down to its final 4 candidates Trump's secretary of state drama is down to its final 4 candidates
- December 09, 2016

DeWit - who was hired on as a special adviser to Trump's transition team on Tuesday - echoed Conway's sentiments, saying, "Romney obviously went well above being critical throughout the campaign even after Donald Trump was the nominee". Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and former Central Intelligence Agency director David Petraeus . Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani also expressed interest the position. (more...)
President-elect Donald Trump honors the late John Glenn President-elect Donald Trump honors the late John Glenn
- December 09, 2016

He flew in missions in both World War II and the Korean War. The president said, " John always had the right stuff, inspiring generations of scientists, engineers and astronauts". The US space agency NASA was among the first to pay tribute to the legendary astronaut who went on to serve as a lawmaker for more than two decades, calling him "a true American hero". (more...)
Canadian astronauts salute John Glenn
- December 09, 2016

Glenn was 95 when he died; he had been hospitalized in an Ohio State University medical center in Columbus since last week. The cause of death was not immediately announced. Glenn's flight aboard space shuttle Discovery was created to help scientists learn about the effects of conditions in space on older people. It was another shining moment in a career of trailblazing successes spanning decades. (more...)
Frozen pitch 'should be OK' for Zorya Luhansk v Manchester United
- December 09, 2016

Players complained of the surface being like rock as their studs clacked on the frozen surface on the eve of the match at the Chornomorets Stadium, but Uefa deemed it playable after overnight heating and two pitch inspections. The Jose Mourinho-led side has begun the season on a poor note and now sit 9 points adrift of the coveted 4th spot in the League and are now enduring their worst ever start to a league season since 1989. (more...)
Cubs sign former Red Sox closer
- December 09, 2016

A two-time victor of the prestigious Sawamura Award given to NPB's most dominant starting pitcher, Uehara has also won the Best Nine and Golden Glove awards among many other accolades. He's attractive to the Cubs in large part because of his effectiveness against left-handers (.183 career batting against and.555 OPS vs.208 and.603). (more...)
Samsung Bests Apple in Legal Tussle - Tech Roundup Samsung Bests Apple in Legal Tussle - Tech Roundup
- December 09, 2016

The US Supreme Court sided with Samsung in the company's appeal, ruling 8-0 in Samsung's favor and sending the case back to the lower court. The issue before the court was whether an " article of manufacture ", as used in section 289 of the Patent Act [ PDF ], refers to an entire product or the individual components of that product. (more...)
October IIP contracts sharply; comes in at -1.9% versus 0.7% in September October IIP contracts sharply; comes in at -1.9% versus 0.7% in September
- December 09, 2016

India's industrial production declined 1.9% in October 2016 over October 2015, against strong 9.9% growth recorded in October 2016. Manufacturing as a sector has the highest weight in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP). Growth in output of consumer durables went up by just 0.2% in October compared to 41.9% growth a year ago. "In terms of industries, twelve out of the twenty two industry groups in the manufacturing sector have shown negative growth during the month of October 2016 as ... (more...)
Marc Andressen Sent Cheeky Texts To Mark Zuckerberg During Facebook Investors Call Marc Andressen Sent Cheeky Texts To Mark Zuckerberg During Facebook Investors Call
- December 09, 2016

Another line in the filing allows Zuckerberg to leave Facebook for up to two years without losing control of the company if his absence were "in connection with his serving in a government position or office". While the committee grilled Zuckerberg about why he wanted a special class of stock, Andreessen sent the CEO text messages to explain which of his arguments weren't working and why, according to messages quoted in court filings. (more...)
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) 200-Day MA At $4.14
- December 09, 2016

The original version of this story can be accessed at http://sportsperspectives.com/2016/12/09/sirius-xm-holdings-inc-siri-rating-reiterated-by-btig-research/. On average, equities analysts predict that Sirius XM Holdings Inc. will post $0.15 earnings per share for the current year. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 9th were paid a $0.01 dividend. (more...)
Al Gore calls Donald Trump meeting 'extremely interesting'
- December 09, 2016

He is also said to be plotting to take a meat ax to NASA climate change research, moving some of it to NOAA and using the rest to fund a return to the moon program. He also met with Ivanka Trump, and said in an MSNBC interview Monday night that she appears to be committed to the climate. "In the last couple of years, I've come to the conclusion that the balance has shifted in my own way of thinking about it partly because I do think that we would have a chance to really encourage ... (more...)
Astronaut who orbited Earth first, dies at 95
- December 09, 2016

Glenn was among the military pilots who were chosen as part of the "Original Seven", which was the first batch of U.S. astronauts in 1959. Glenn spent 24 years as a Democrat from OH in the US Senate and briefly made a run for president in 1984. (more...)
Windows 10: OS to be soon compatible with Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile chips Windows 10: OS to be soon compatible with Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile chips
- December 09, 2016

New Windows 10 PCs powered by Snapdragon can be created to support x86 Win32 and universal Windows apps, including Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office and Windows 10 gaming titles. With AMD being on a strong decline in the past few years, Intel needed more competition. He has been quoted telling The Verge , "We're working closer with Intel than we ever have before". (more...)

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