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Little Lincoln MKC refreshed for 2019 with big auto style and tech

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Since the MKC's introduction in 2014, Lincoln executives say nearly half of the crossover's sales have come from customers switching from other brands. Built-in Wi-Fi will also be standard across all trims. Under the hood, the 2019 MKC can be powered by either a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder with 245 horsepower or a turbocharged 2.3L four-cylinder with 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. Read More »

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Raised to "Buy" at Societe Generale

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Marathon Oil's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is -9.26%. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. Also, the Hold rating count is 1 as of 11/17/17. General Electric Company now has $157.92B valuation. Thompson Siegel Walmsley Ltd owns 757,245 shares. Cullinan Assoc stated it has 116,210 shares or 0.47% of all its holdings. Clarivest Asset Management Limited stated it has 0% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Read More »

Toyota's new T-HR3 robot is basically a symbiotic humanoid helper-bot

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The user wears data gloves and an HTC Vive VR headset that's linked to cameras to show the robot's perspective. Developed to explore the possibility of assisting people in the home or in places too unsafe for the average human (like space), the T-HR3 synchronizes with its operator via data gloves and an HTC Vive VR headset that allows the user to see things from the robot's perspective. Read More »

Apple removes several apps, including Skype, in China

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The latest is Skype, which has been missing from Chinese app stores - including Apple's - for a month, according to the New York Times . Skype is a popular VOIP service which allows users in China to make calls to users outside the country. Read More »

Polestar Production Plant will be built in China

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The parent-company Geely Automotive Holding has hired the Snohetta architects from Norway in order to make the new plant the "most environmentally-responsible auto factory in China". The new vehicle factory in China is by far the most ambitious project so far, as it will be the most eco-friendly production centre worldwide and also the most efficient. Read More »

New 'Pokemon Go' Event Tasks Players With Catching 3 Billion Pokemon

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But this time around, players will need to catch 3 billion Pokemon to unlock all of the rewards. Once unlocked, rewards will last until 1pm PT on December 1st. The new sale items don't now have an expiry date, but we'd guess that they will most likely end with the Global Catch Challenge on November 26th, or when the Challenge Rewards end on December 1st. Read More »

Mercedes teases interior of new CLS

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The new CLS coupe , which is a more luxurious coupe version of the popular Mercedes-Benz E-Class , will now be available with a five-seater configuration due to demand for the same from customers. The hybrid AMG CLS's combined system output is expected to exceed 450bhp, ranking it more than 100bhp behind the current V8-engined CLS 63 S. However, the hybrid model's electric torque-filling ability should ensure performance is much closer. Read More »

Astronomers unveil secrets of interstellar visitor

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For the first time ever, astronomers have discovered an asteroid that's entered our solar system from interstellar space. They had to be speedy, given that the object is now moving 95,000 kilometres per hour and heading away from the sun. So it would stand to reason that other planetary systems are sending the same remnants our way. The asteroid has a number of other qualities that set it apart from usual asteroids. Read More »

Justin Verlander, Eminem hang out back stage at Saturday Night Live

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With Chance The Rapper hosting and Eminem showing out as the musical guest, yesterday evening was the flawless time to sit back and relax in front of the TV and enjoy the show live from NY! After his latest single Walk On Water received a mixed response from fans and critics alike, the Detroit rapper was further slammed on Twitter on Sunday after his SNL performance with Skylar Grey failed to impress many. Read More »

Xiaomi planning $1bn spending spree in Indian start-ups

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It's possible the company is thinking of releasing a new phone with "i" in its name like the Mi 4i from a few years ago. The handset was launched with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean-based MIUI 5.0, which means that Xiaomi supported such devices for five years and it is only legit to drop them from getting further updates as their hardware won't be able to handle the software requirements. Read More »

Tesla now Brings Power-Bank for iOS and Android, Worth $45

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According to the listing on Tesla website, the device features "integrated USB, integrated Apple lightning and detachable micro USB, high efficiency circuitry to deliver maximum battery capacity and charge status indicator". While all the hype last week surrounded Tesla's new semi truck and the ridiculously fast Roadster , the electric automaker also quietly announced an external mobile battery pack meant to charge your smartphone and other devices. Read More »

Today is Universal Children's Day

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First proclaimed by the UK in 1954, Children's Day is also celebrated in Canada, Greece and some North African nations on November 20, which was the day the United Nations adopted the Declaration of Children's Rights. In a world of Instagram likes and fidget spinners, life a as child in 2017 is a tad different to the childhood most of the people reading this experience. Read More »

Honor V10 spotted on TENAA ahead of the launch

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The dual camera comes with 16 MP and 20 MP sensors and the selfie camera will feature a 13 MP sensor. But following on from the Honor 6X was going to be a hard thing to do for the brand, so does the Honor 7X innovate enough to make it another great affordable phone? We can expect to see the 7X available SIM-free from 5th December at Argos, Amazon and Very, as well as Honor's own website. Read More »

SEGA Bringing Valkyria Chronicles 4 to Xbox One in the West

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That's not an absolutely accurate measure (and will include copies from bundles and so on), but even at the time SEGA professed themselves to be more than satisfied with the PC sales. Given how close the game is to releasing in 2018, expect some gameplay footage to follow and expect a lot of comparison videos as well. The hybrid turn-based/third-person action combat system (BLiTZ) will be back too, with a new Grenadier class and chance to perform a "Last Stand" before death (and more promised ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) gets November update in India

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Another report on the Samsung Galaxy S9 suggests that the smartphone will feature a dedicated button for an advanced Bixby AI assistant. Each of the three models will accompany Samsung dual-edge-curved 'Infinite' display, not at all like past smaller than normal models styled uniquely in contrast to leader variations. Read More »

Argentina unsure if signals came from missing submarine

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He said: "I pray for the men of the crew of the Argentine military submarine which is missing". It is thought that the submarine may have had communication difficulties caused by a power cut. Both assets are operated by two crewmembers and mate with the submarine by sealing over the submarine's hatch allowing Sailors to safely transfer to the rescue chamber. Read More »

OnePlus 3, 3T finally get their sweet Android Oreo snack

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OnePlus 3 series users were eagerly waiting for the Android Oreo update for their smartphones. The company confirmed the software update roll out via blog post . You can also head over to the settings section of your phones to check if you have any update available. Living up to its promises, OnePlus - starting sunday - has started rolling out the Oreo update to both the devices - OnePlus 3 and 3T. Read More »

Devastating earthquakes to strike as Earth's rotation speed slows

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Changes in the speed of the Earth's rotation could reportedly spark powerful tremors worldwide that would be devastating. Professor Roger Bilham of the University of Colorado in Boulder and Rebecca Bendick of the University of Montana wrote a paper on the subject and presented it at the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America between 4-7 November. Read More »

IMac Pro to include hands-free 'Hey Siri' thanks to A10 processor?

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More importantly, Guilherme Rambo has found references to "hey Siri" support - as with Cortana on Windows 10, you might not have to click an icon or invoke a keyboard shortcut just to ask about the weather. There are a couple things that cramming this coprocessor inside the iMac Pro could allow. This always-running chip, which would be the first A-Series chip ever to feature inside a Mac, could be the key to enabling "Hey Siri" voice control. Read More »

'Lions don't recover like humans': Zlatan back in United win

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Paul Pogba scored one and created another on his return from a two month injury layoff to lead Manchester United to a 4-1 win over Newcastle United at Old Trafford on Saturday as they maintained their 100 percent home record. "He's shown incredible personality to fight such an important injury". Of course, we welcome him back. "The returning of injured players is obviously nice". Read More »

Rocket launch at Vandenberg AFB set for launch

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According to NASA's blog, the launch of the United Launch Alliance Delta II Rocket was scrubbed due to a late launch vehicle alarm. The satellites will circle the Earth from pole-to-pole and cross the equator about 14 times daily. "Launching JPSS-1 underscores NOAA's commitment to putting the best possible satellites into orbit, giving our forecasters - and the public - greater confidence in weather forecasts up to seven days in advance, including the potential for severe, or impactful ... Read More »

54.2% Of NetEase, Inc. (NTES) Is Owned By Hedge Funds

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As per Wednesday, August 26, the company rating was upgraded by Standpoint Research. NetEase Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:NTES) has risen 77.85% since November 17, 2016 and is uptrending. Company shares have been seen trading 9.52% off of the 52 week high and 75.11% away from the 52 week low. As of quarter end Artisan Partners Limited Partnership had sold a total of 262,240 shares trimming its stake by 27.4%. Read More »

H&M Black Friday 2017 Collection Starts At $4.99

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Walmart has put out some of their online deals early this year when they opened this month with their Opening Act Holiday Specials . I4U News guides you to the best Black Friday 2017 deals during November. Companies are finding it harder to deliver big price cuts amid strong inflation partly resulting from the fall in the value of the pound since last year's Brexit vote, as well as rising business rates and other costs. Read More »

NASA releases 20-year time-lapse of Earth

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Our most complete picture of life on Earth is coming into focus, as a stunning new NASA time-lapse video crams 20 years into just a few minutes. From the unique vantage point of space, NASA observes not only Earth's landmasses and oceans but also the organisms that live among them. Read More »

Mangaluru ahead of Mumbai, New York in flooding risk

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Previous NASA research has said that if Antarctic ice in the western portion of the continent were to melt, the world's sea levels would rise four feet across the globe, but the Eastern Seaboard of the US would see rises of more than triple that estimate. Read More »

Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (SGMO)

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Several other research analysts have also commented on SGMO. ValuEngine raised Sangamo Therapeutics from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th. "(SGMO) Receives "Hold" Rating from Wedbush" was posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. If you are reading this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright legislation. Read More »

Analyst Ratings and Financial Health of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Looking ahead in his "crystal ball" as to what to expect for the iPhone X ramp, the analyst calls for AAPL to sell more iPhones in the 12 months on back of the launches for both the iPhone X as well as the iPhone 8/+ than when the iPhone 6 upgrade cycle hit its peak high. Read More »

Leonid Meteor Shower 2017: When and Where to Watch in UK

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If you don't have access to dark skies, or the weather isn't cooperating where you are, you can also watch a live feed of the Leonids courtesy of the Slooh observatory (free registration required). Because the next night, the meteors will be very much. Optimal viewing conditions will give star gazers the opportunity to view this year's Leonid meteor shower this weekend. Read More »

Instagram adds ability to create Stories, save posts on its mobile website

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A new camera icon has been added to the web browser version of the photo-sharing service, and those accessing it from a mobile device will now be able to add photos from their library by tapping on that button. The feature is rolling out globally on Android and iOS . Facebook's version also lets you add graphic filters to let people know how you're feeling (with sayings like "so blue", "so done", "blessed", etc) what you're doing ("study time", "woke up"), or what you feel like doing ... Read More »

Kickstarter relaunches Drip as a subscription service to take on Patreon

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Kickstarter made a name for itself as one of the first and most successful crowdfunding platforms, but since it launched in 2009, Kickstarter has had one major limitation: it only works for one-time projects. Kickstarter acquired the company in 2016, saving it from shutting down. To begin with Drip, artists are advised to think in terms of what they can provide to subscribers to make the relationship mutually beneficial. Read More »