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Senate Confirms Investor as Commerce Secretary Senate Confirms Investor as Commerce Secretary
- February 28, 2017

Ross will assist President Donald Trump's efforts to reduce the trade deficit through increased exports and to boost investment - and increase employment - in the United States with tax cuts, deregulation and other incentives. The Senate was also holding a closure vote on Representative Ryan Zinke of Montana, Trump's nominee for interior secretary. But Ross has also been criticized for shipping jobs overseas at some of those struggling companies, something that Trump has slammed Ford (F), ... (more...)
Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc (AHT) Trading Down 13% After Earnings Miss
- February 28, 2017

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Monday, January 9th. Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on FelCor Lodging Trust Incorporated (NYSE:FCH) where 1 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 0 analysts said it's a Buy, 5 rated the stock as Hold, 1 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (more...)
Nokia's iconic 3310 makes a comeback at the Mobile World Congress Nokia's iconic 3310 makes a comeback at the Mobile World Congress
- February 28, 2017

However, the device does not support WiFi , GPS , or app store . The announcements , including the resurrection of its popular snake game, would be available by the second quarter of this calendar year. Moreover, the phone will be available in several colors: glossy yellow , red , matte grey , and dark blue . It is released with a price tag of Euro 49 (approximately Rs. (more...)
NASA Is Bound to Send First Visitors to the Moon by 2018
- February 28, 2017

At the request of the Trump administration , NASA is conducting a feasibility study of putting astronauts on the first test flight of its new rocket and space capsule and sending them into lunar orbit. Gerstenmaier said the first flight, if astronauts are involved, would likely last about eight or nine days. Gerstenmaier said the new course, if adopted, "will be an increased risk" to astronauts. (more...)
Gionee announces A1 and A1 Plus at MWC Gionee announces A1 and A1 Plus at MWC
- February 28, 2017

The A1 and A1 Plus will be available for 349 Euro and 499 Euro respectively starting March 2017 and April 2017. The 5.5-inch full-HD AMOLED display carrying A1 is powered by MTK Helio P10 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM and houses 4,010mAh battery . (more...)
Little New in Buffett's Annual Letter Little New in Buffett's Annual Letter
- February 28, 2017

Warren Buffett's conglomerate had operating earnings of $4.38 billion, or $2,665 per Class A share, in the three months that ended December 31, compared to $4.67 billion, or $2,843 per Class A share, a year earlier. In 2016 Berkshire Hathaway earned 27.5 billion dollars in net worth. "If there were ever to be another Ajit and you could swap me for him, don't hesitate". (more...)
Scientific breakthrough lost? Unique metallic hydrogen sample disappears Scientific breakthrough lost? Unique metallic hydrogen sample disappears
- February 28, 2017

Ranga Dias, a research partner with Silvera said we will work again on creating the sample. However, it seems that the metallic hydrogen sample has disappeared. "As much as 15 percent of energy is lost to dissipation during transmission, so if you could make wires from this material and use them in the electrical grid, it could change that story". (more...)
12 injured as part of Rio Carnival float collapses 12 injured as part of Rio Carnival float collapses
- February 28, 2017

Police were investigating the cause of the accident. Health officials also said eight people sought medical attention due to stress. One has a suspected broken collar bone, one suffered head injuries and the third was treated for abdominal trauma. (more...)
Xiaomi officially announces Mi 5C with its own Pinecone processcor Xiaomi officially announces Mi 5C with its own Pinecone processcor
- February 28, 2017

Though notable by its absence from the year's biggest phone show, Mobile World Congress, Xiaomi's has unveiled the Surge 1 processor to power its latest smartphone, the Mi 5C. The Xiaomi Mi 5c packs in 3GB of RAM (dual-channel LPDDR3) and 64GB of internal storage ( eMMC 5 .0). On the software front, the Mi 5c is launching with MIUI 8 based on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. (more...)
Wilson Earns SEC Player of the Week Wilson Earns SEC Player of the Week
- February 28, 2017

SC senior Tiffany Davis would love to cap her career with a fourth consecutive SEC title. The Gamecocks opened the game ideal from the floor, connecting on their first seven field goals to jump out to a 15-9 lead with 6:03 left in the first period. (more...)
Paytm crosses 200M wallet users, launches Mall app Paytm crosses 200M wallet users, launches Mall app
- February 28, 2017

Paytm has further revealed that it will allow only trusted sellers passing strict quality guidelines and qualification criteria on the "Mall". Ecommerce and payment platform , Paytm has launched a consumer shopping app, Paytm Mall for its users. (more...)
OnePlus to skip '4' might launch OnePlus 5 with dual edge display OnePlus to skip '4' might launch OnePlus 5 with dual edge display
- February 28, 2017

Apart from this, the RAM capacity on the OnePlus 5 might also get a boost but if not, it will come with at least 6GB of RAM and with an internal storage of 64GB or 128GB. OnePlus is also expected to introduce a pricier model with 256GB of internal storage. Continuing the same, the Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus is reportedly working on a handset with the dual edge display. (more...)
NASA To Send Solar Probe To The Sun In 2018
- February 28, 2017

Due to the surface of the blazing inferno, no spaceship can safely land on the surface, but the Solar Plus will get within 4 million miles of the Sun . "But we do not understand how that gets accelerated", he said. "In order to unlock the mysteries of the corona, but also to protect a society that is increasingly dependent on technology from the threats of space weather , we will send Solar Probe Plus to touch the sun". (more...)
The new Nokia 3310 The new Nokia 3310
- February 28, 2017

Now the legendary 3310 is making a big return in loaded with a more modern design and feature updates, thanks to HMD - Nokia's phone manufacturing partner . Though the S30+ OS allows for web browsing, it is limited in terms of apps - which is understandable given Nokia's aim to revive a bare-basic phone brand. (more...)
White Helmet volunteers save child in Idlib as group wins Oscar White Helmet volunteers save child in Idlib as group wins Oscar
- February 28, 2017

However, his travel plans were scuppered when USA officials said they had found "derogatory information" on the young Syrian - which, as AP reports, is a broad category that can include anything from terror connections to passport irregularities. (more...)
Who is Tom Perez? Who is Tom Perez?
- February 28, 2017

Supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent who had lobbied hard for Ellison, anxious that the party was alienating the growing "resistance" that has organized against President Trump. But that is all the more reason to throw them a win. Each of the leading candidates devoted portions of their stump speech to a call for unity no matter who won. (more...)
IPhone storage full? SanDisk has a solution
- February 28, 2017

It's used with the companion SanDisk Connect app , which lets you easily manage and transfer content between iOS, PC and Mac devices. One end of the drive sports a Lightning connector to plug directly into a iPhone or iPad. The SanDisk Wireless Connect Stick features both WiFi and USB 2.0 connectivity. Both the SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive and Connect Wireless are available now from Amazon for £175 each. (more...)
Snipperclips Added To Nintendo Switch Launch Line Up Snipperclips Added To Nintendo Switch Launch Line Up
- February 28, 2017

Because of this, publisher Flyhigh Works has stated that the Switch version of Voez can not be played while the Switch is docked in TV mode. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was originally going to be for the Wii U , but was also announced for the Nintendo Switch once the console was unveiled, as a launch title. (more...)
Moto G5 Plus launching in India on March 15, confirms company Moto G5 Plus launching in India on March 15, confirms company
- February 28, 2017

Both displays use 1080p panels and both are larger than those of the Moto G4 duo, which have 5.5-inch screens. As expected, the Moto G5 and its elder sibling, the G5 Plus would come with an all-metal build which is a welcome move considering these devices are budget-friendly. (more...)
The Reanalysis of Supernova 1987A Celebrating the 30th Anniversary
- February 28, 2017

The intricate remains of Supernova 1987A. Located in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way, SN 1987A was the closest observed supernova to Earth since the invention of the telescope. As the star ages, the winds get faster and often outflows are produced by the star as it settles into its red giant phase of life. Even 30 years later, supernova 1987a is still giving astronomers an unprecedented look at what happens to a massive star before and after it explodes. (more...)

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