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Researchers discover first live birth evidence in pre-dinosaur reptile

This led some scientists to wonder whether there was something in their biology that prevented live births. The remarkable fossil of a Dinocephalosaurus , discovered in a field in China, shows an embryo inside the ribcage of the mother. "We identified that Dinocephalosaurus , a distant ancestor of crocodiles, determined the sex of its babies genetically, like mammals and birds". Professor Mike Benton,
from the School of Earth
Sciences at the University of Bristol, said: "The analysis of ... Read More

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Production Reportedly Increased

The report also mentions that initial shipments could be up to 55 million units in 2017. The Galaxy Note 7 fiasco eventually resulted in two recalls, which took a toll on the company's finances and reputation. A picture of a case also revealed that the phone may not feature a home button , with the fingerprint scanner located next to the rear camera. According to ZDNet, the Samsung Galaxy S8 would have 3,000mAh battery for the regular phone and 3,500mAh battery for the plus-size models. Read More

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ISRO Launches Record 104 Satellites Into Orbit On A Single Launch Vehicle

This launch is significant for India because if it turns out to be successful, it will be a record-breaking feat for the country. ISRO is also mulling the idea of missions to Jupiter and Venus. The XL Variant, the most powerful rocket, which was used in the ambitious Chandrayaan and during the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) has been used by ISRO scientists this time too. Read More

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Shares in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Acquired by Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC

Shares in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Acquired by Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC

In most recent quarter, LT Debt/Equity ratio was listed at 0.48 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was noted at 0.55. A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. If you are reading this article on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. The original version of this piece can be accessed at ... Read More

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Mike Pence Told About Flynn Warning 11 Days After Trump, White House

Mike Pence Told About Flynn Warning 11 Days After Trump, White House

His resignation on Tuesday followed reports that the Justice Department warned the Trump administration weeks ago over his ties to Russian officials that could leave him in a compromised position . Kislyak on December 29, the day President Barack Obama's administration announced sanctions against Russian Federation in response to its reported efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election. Read More

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Contractor woes delay completion of SC nuclear project

Toshiba had been scheduled to announce its April-December results at noon local time Tuesday, the final day for companies to release quarterly results under Tokyo Stock Exchange rules. Whistleblowers have flagged concerns that senior management at Westinghouse exerted "inappropriate pressure" to advance the acquisition process, Toshiba said. Read More

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Starbucks Will Soon Serve Ice Cream at over 100 Locations

Starbucks Will Soon Serve Ice Cream at over 100 Locations

The Roastery's Affogatos menu will be offered at 10 upscale Reserve locations in Los Angeles, Boston and Washington D.C. this week. An affogato is created by pouring a shot of espresso over a scoop of ice cream. Starbucks' Seattle Roastery also started offering affogato to its customers past year, and it's reportedly very popular. With CEO Howard Schultz stepping down to focus on Starbucks' premium Roastery efforts, one of the coffee giant's biggest challenges is figuring out how to take ... Read More

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One dead, several injured after two trains crash in Luxembourg

One dead, several injured after two trains crash in Luxembourg

Among the injured is the driver of the freight train and a female ticket inspector, neither of whose injuries were said to be life-threatening. Both trains will now be pulled apart to reach the victim. It appears that the French-bound passenger train ignored a stop light, for as yet unknown reasons. The Luxembourg rail concern CFL said its initial readings from recorded data showed that the passenger train driver had overseen a red signal. Read More

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Analysts believe Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is worth $68.97 per share

As earning per share serves as an indicator for company's profitability, analyst have given their estimate trends for the next year with quarterly estimate of $0.68. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 9.3%. Royal Bank Of Canada upped their price target on Microsoft Corporation from $65.00 to $71.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research note on Friday, January 27th. Read More

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Oracle launches cloud for data integration to support real-time analytics

Oracle launches cloud for data integration to support real-time analytics

They will help organizations in incorporating the insights got from detecting, analyzing and responding to IoT signals, into their existing and constantly evolving market capabilities. Organizations will be able to apply Oracle's new solutions to different business verticals including employee movements, manufacturing, logistics, product development, and quality management. Read More

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Glitter, glam and Cee Lo Gold on Grammys red carpet

Glitter, glam and Cee Lo Gold on Grammys red carpet

The Grammys aren't called the truest gem of red carpet fashion for no reason. Best Dressed: Rihanna upped the swag quotient on the red carpet as she coolly sipped from her jewelled flask and made quite the diva appearance in an Armani Privé outfit - a bright sparkling orange halter top, drawing the focus to her fierce tattoos, that she paired with a full black ruffled silk organza skirt. Read More

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Baby on the Way for Kel Mitchell

Baby on the Way for Kel Mitchell

Along with that sweet caption came a photo of Mitchell and Lee dressed in Good Burger hats - holding a bottle of soda and a burger to complete the scene. He even revealed that he would "love" to get back with Kenan & Kel . Mitchell has mentioned the possibility of making a Good Burger 2 , and told the Brown and Scoop podcast in 2016 that he'd discussed the project with co-star Kenan Thompson . Read More

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Trump in Palm Beach: Massive fireworks display not at Mar-a-Lago

Trump in Palm Beach: Massive fireworks display not at Mar-a-Lago

Richard DeAgazio , a MA businessman and Trump supporter, shared the photos that show he had a front-row seat as Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe handled the response to North Korea's firing a missile in the direction of Japan. But the Democrats were fuming, and quick to recall Mr Trump's criticism of Mrs Clinton's use of private e-mail server. I am sure you remember the massive OPM hack. Read More

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Trump reassures Canadian prime minister Sarah Palin will not be named ambassador

Trump reassures Canadian prime minister Sarah Palin will not be named ambassador

The new president has already clashed with the other NAFTA partner, Mexico , though much of that involves Trump's planned border wall along the U.S. He added: "The last thing Canadians expect is for me to come down and lecture another country on how they chose to govern themselves". "We continue to pursue our policies of openess towards refugees without compromising security", said Trudeau . Read More

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Q3FY17: Tata Motors' net profit declines by 96% at Rs 112 crore

Consolidated net profit for the three months ending December fell to 1.12 billion rupees ($16.73 million) from 29.53 billion rupees a year earlier, the Mumbai-based company said. But higher new model launch costs, biennial pay negotiation settlement, higher depreciation and amortization pulled down JLR's profit. While JLRs total retail sales rose 8.5 per cent to 1,49,288 units, including in China, the JV there turned in a profit of 35 million pounds. Read More

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Senators ask for info on Trump's smartphone use

Senators ask for info on Trump's smartphone use

If that was true, it would probably be the most widely-prized device on the internet for hackers - and top of the target list for intelligence agencies around the world. Trump's use of an unsecured phone comes after an election filled with hacks of the personal communications of Democratic political figures and organizations . Read More

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The Nokia 3310 is making a comeback

The Nokia 3310 is making a comeback

While there's always been rumours of a Nokia P1 flagship device, Blass only mentioned the Nokia 5, Nokia 3, Nokia 6, and Nokia 3310 . Both these smartphones will run Android 7.0 Nougat but with a few modifications. With overwhelming demand on Nokia 6 , HMD is a little confused how to manage the demand but this is a positive sign for Nokia to come back. The most interesting thing about this new rumor is that the company will release a "modern version" of the classic Nokia 3310 . Read More

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Damaged Oroville spillway in California prompts mass evacuations

Mike Williams, a Red Cross volunteer from Salem, is driving one of three Emergency Response Vehicles to help with the Oroville Dam response. At least 130,000 people were asked to evacuate their homes in Northern California after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the country's tallest dam was in danger of failing Sunday and unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below. Read More

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High levels of pollutants found in the deepest parts of the ocean

NPR reported that trench water is near freezing that the pressure would crush a human like a bug and researchers have just recently investigated it. Dr. The Mariana Trench in the northern Pacific is the deepest part of the world's oceans. From the published study , researchers from the University of Aberdeen and the James Hutton Institute in the United Kingdom found that concentrations of chemical pollutants are far more palpable in the deepest parts of the world's oceans largely ... Read More

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Around 2.2 million deaths in India and China from air pollution

The State of Global Air 2017 report states that extensive, long term exposure to fine particulate matter contributed to more than four million premature deaths in 2015. "The new scary results leave no room for diffidence and denial of the problem anymore", it said while asserting that as the Gross External Damage (GBD) analysis becomes an annual tracker of change, it is "possible for the world and India to know the trend in emerging health risk from air pollution". Read More

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Mass fraud in Vyapam exam: SC

Mass fraud in Vyapam exam: SC

About MP Professional Examination BoardProfessional examination board is the only institute of its kind in the country that organises competitive tests for entrance to various professional courses every year on a very large scale. Justice Sapre, however, wanted them to be barred. Following a split verdict, the matter was placed before the 3 member bench of CJI Khehar, Kurian Joseph and Arun Mishra. Read More

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Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) Insiders Move Reflect Future Prospects

The average revenue estimate for the year ending December 2016 is $525.77M by 5 analysts. Equity research analysts have given opinions on where they foresees the stock level. Medical Properties Trust (NYSE: MPW ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 9th. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.33 in that period. Read More

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Samsung Chromebook Pro Could Be Game-Changer for Google

Both are 2-in-1s that, for the first time , also come with built-in digital pens for on-screen drawing, writing and note-taking. Budget models sell for less than United States dollars 200. The Chromebook Pro, with a faster processor, will come out in late April for Dollars 549. The Acer Chromebook 14 has been one of the more popular Chromebook's from Acer in recent history, and that's due to the fact that it is built so well . Read More

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