learningandfinance.com

Science

Nokia unveils 2 new devices in digital health 'rebirth'

In many ways it's business as usual, with numerous products that we've raved about from Withings over the last few years moving across, including the Activitie Fitness Watch range (though they lose the Activitie name), forehead thermometer, an improved blood pressure monitor and an upgraded BMI Wifi Connected Scale.

Science

Tunnel system makes headway with LA Mayor

Musk's remarkable vision for the future of transportation features autonomous cars being carried on trolleys through a vast series of tunnels at well over 100 miles per hour. Revealed last month, the first line is to run from LAX to Culver City, followed by Santa Monica and Westwood reducing the trip from 45 minutes to five.

Science

Google Officially Launches Job Postings Schema For Job Search Inclusion

This image provided by Google shows examples of help-wanted listings displayed on a smartphone. Now when people search for jobs on Google in the United States, they'll see an immersive experience that allows them to explore jobs from across the web and refine their search to meet their unique needs.

Science

Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation

Last week, the Washington Post reported Mueller is investigating the president for obstruction of justice in light of his firing of former FBI Director James Comey , something the president's legal team is denying. That Trump now feels the need to attack seasoned prosecutors for simply doing their jobs speaks volumes - and says nothing reassuring about the lengths to which Trump , for whom self-preservation has always been the top priority, might eventually go.

Science

Mueller Probing Jared Kushner's Business Activities

The Mueller panel is also investigating the alleged obstruction of justice by #President Trump, as reported by the Washington Post . Mueller is in the preliminary stages of his probe and has recruited a team of top investigators experienced in money laundering, campaign finance violations and eastern European organized crime.

Science

Rocket League Cross-Platform Play Is Being Blocked by One Company

The world's leading video game conference E3, or Electronic Entertainment Expo, is now going on in Los Angeles but we've already witnessed some of this years most important news. We want to see the Gearbox's signature deluge of weapons available on Nintendo Switch . Since there are no technical limitations for cross-network play, Dunham says, "Right now it's just a political barrier we need to help figure out how to crack".

Science

London fire: Death toll climbs to 79

On Saturday night, the Government announced new measures to support those who have lost loved ones, along with members of the emergency services. Thirty of the victims are confirmed dead. The statement came after May met volunteers and some of the people made homeless by the fire. "The figure will be higher but I do not wish to speculate on that number today".

Science

Aryan Khan looks irresistibly handsome in Gauri Khan's latest Instagram post

Arth , which has been completely designed by Gauri Khan , is situated in Bandra of Mumbai. And the series doesn't end here. She looked every bit of diva in an orange bandage dress. While Aryan has amassed quite the fan following on social media owing to his stud-like pictures, it seems like Suhana just might outdo her elder brother.

Science

Pakistan to face India in final of ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan's captain and wicket keeper Sarfraz Ahmed (left) celebrates with teammate Shadab Khan after taking the catch to dismiss India's Kedar Jadhav during the ICC Champions Trophy final. "I thought Pakistan were the better team in the first quarter and they created more opportunities but after we scored the first goal we started to play according to our plan", said India coach Roelant Oltmans.

Science

Otto Warmbier, US student sent home from N Korea, dies

Otto Warmbier, the American student who was imprisoned in North Korea for more than 17 months and was returned home to OH last week, has died, his family said Monday. Three more USA citizens are being held by the North. Doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Centre who cared for him said he had suffered extensive brain damage that left him in a state of " unresponsive wakefulness ".

Science

9 things to know during Day 3 of the 2017 US Open

Hoffman birdied five of his first eight holes to get to 9 under, one shot clear of a massive logjam in second. "It's not every day you enjoy a round of golf with an eight on the card, but I'm a pretty happy man". "And I showed what I can do". "Mistakes got exaggerated a little bit more". "This week I've been working with my coach, just sitting there and thinking, all right, let's go out and try to make a good golf swing and try to make a good putt".

Science

Father mourns son killed in Navy ship collision

Family and friends of a Navy sailor from OH say he was just months away from retiring and was thinking about becoming an auto mechanic when he was killed last weekend in a collision between a destroyer and a container ship off Japan .

Science

Scattered Storms Monday Morning

TODAY: Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers or thunderstorms, especially in the morning. Highs will be in the mid 70s inland, low to mid 70s along the south coast. And Saturday is on track to be a partly sunny day with a high near 86. Skies will continue to be partly cloudy to mostly clear. Clearing throughout the day, highs into the mid 70's.

Science

IKEA's Apple-Powered Augmented Reality App Launches This Fall

But for the lazy days when you'd rather stick to your own sofa, Ikea has a solution: an AR app that lets you visualise its furniture inside your own living room using your iPhone. At first, it may not be possible for customers to actually pay for the future inside the app, the spokesperson added, although that is the ultimate goal for it.

Science

Jared Kushner speaks in public. And Washington takes notice

Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook, who has castigated Trump for his travel ban and the United States withdrawal from the Paris climate treaty, responded with praise for Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner , who is leading the administration's technology sector outreach.

Science

London fire death toll rises as 58 are missing, presumed dead

Police Commander Stuart Cundy said the number of 58 is based on reports from the public and may rise. "I really hope it won't, but it may increase", he said. Mr Hammond said: "We've looked at those recommendations and what's happened to them". The tragedy cast a pall on the Trooping the Color festivities that mark the official birthday of Queen Elizabeth II.

Science

Leaving climate accord puts USA behind -- Ned Grossnickle

Hitting back at President Donald Trump's decision to leave the Paris Climate Accord , Michigan representatives have produced a resolution asking Gov. At a time when there is a "Spectacular" drop in renewable energy costs... Recently, Cllr David Smith, portfolio holder for planning and environment, said he was "extremely disappointed" Mr Trump had made a decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement , adding the council would "continue with their commitment to reduce carbon emissions in ...

Science

How cats became domestic

He gathered hundreds of cat specimens-bones, teeth, and mummies from across Africa, Europe, and the Middle East dating from about 7000 B.C.E.to the 19th century C.E. Cats were mummified and formally mourned by their owners, who shaved their eyebrows off when their kitties died. When you consider the sheer number of domestic cats prowling living rooms, back yards, and barns around the world - estimated to be in the hundreds of millions - it's pretty wild to think that scientists still ...

Science

Bjp names dalit leader as presidential candidate

Naidu said the prime minister had also spoken to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu , whose Telugu Desam Party is an ally of the BJP in the NDA, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao and some other leaders. "So, we said the opposition will meet and take a decision on June 22". But Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind, 71, has attributes that not many in the NDA family can boast of.

Science

Auto ploughs into police van in Paris Champs-Elysees 'attack'

The BBC reports that the investigators found a Kalashnikov rifle, gas bottles, and handguns in the vehicle. Earlier it was reported that the driver was arrested, however, AP stated the driver may have died following the incident. Police later found other weapons in Cheurfi's auto including a shotgun and knives. The French national gendarmerie service says the driver of a auto that rammed a law enforcement vehicle has been arrested.

Science

Trump calls North Korea 'brutal' after US student's death

It is our sad duty to report that our son, Otto Warmbier , has completed his journey home. They did not cite a specific cause of death. His family said in a statement released by a hospital that Warmbier died Monday afternoon . citizen has died from injuries sustained under North Korea after returning to the USA and there's likely to be pressure on the Trump administration to respond.

Science

Amazon.com to acquire Whole Foods at US$42 per share

You point out that 24 percent of millennials bought something from Whole Foods previous year. Amazon's $13.7 billion purchase of Whole Foods means the supermarket, and retailing overall, will never be the same. Dylan: But there's definitely a lot more going on here than the fact that Whole Foods has 30 locations in MA. It's easy to imagine that Amazon might later decide to integrate this technology from its warehouses to its Amazon Go shops, and probably Whole Foods stores, too.

Science

OnePlus 5's Final Render Officially Revealed; Horizontal Dual Camera Setup Confirmed

Well, nothing much that haven't been making rounds already, but at any rate, it falls in line with the renders that got out to the public earlier than planned. Earlier this month, OnePlus unveiled a teaser showing off the rear dual cameras and those handsome designs. This is slightly smaller than the 3400mAh unit used on the 3T, but it's apparently because the new OnePlus 5 will have a slimmer profile than its predecessor.

Science

America's Energy Secretary doesn't believe Carbon dioxide causes climate change

Right, climate is controlled by "ocean waters and this environment we live in", a formulation that literally includes every environmental variable that could possibly influence rapid climate change. What should be more unsettling to Perry: The White House was to slash the Department of Energy's funding. "Perry has the science exactly backward", Shaye Wolf , climate science director at the center, said.

Science

IPhone 8 Rumors: Leaked Screen Accessory Images Showcase New Phone Design

In the image, the screen protector has the same small overlapping covering on the top that past leaks have shown. Extremely eager buyers can pre-order the " Olixar iPhone 8 Full Cover Tempered Glass Screen Protector " right now priced at £24.99 (UK), $31.99 (US), or Rs 1702.99 (India) via MobileFun .

Science

Draymond Told Durant 'We Don't Need You Much Until Finals'

Steph Curry was incredible much of the night, going for 26 points, a team-high 13 rebounds, six assists and only one turnover. LeBron James was superb once again, carding 39 points, 11 rebounds and 9 assists on 15 of 27 shooting. "I can't be disappointed with the effort and how we played, but they made the plays down the stretch that we didn't execute defensively or offensively, and they took advantage of it".

Science

U.S. fighter jet downs Syrian plane in Raqqa province

The American F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down the Syrian SU-22 around 7pm as it "dropped bombs near SDF fighters" south of the town of Tabqa, the coalition said in a statement. The Russian Defence Ministry announced that, as of Monday, it has ceased cooperation with the U.S. through its de-confliction channel established with the aim of preventing incidents in the busy skies over Syria.

Science

Apple Now Offers a $99/Year Subscription Tier for Apple Music Users

If you're not a current Apple Music subscriber, the Music app only lets you subscribe to a normal monthly plan as pictured above. You'll save about $20 per 12 months, which isn't super much in the grand scheme of things, but it's still less than what an uneducated user will end up paying.

Science

Play ball! GOP, Democrats battle as one - Team Scalise

Bailey received a hero's welcome from a record crowd of almost 25,000 at Thursday's game when he threw out the first pitch , and Barth also showed up for the game, walking with crutches. But Nancy Pelosi , the top Democrat in the House of Representatives, criticized some Republicans who have blamed the shooting on vitriol from the political left.

Science

London police say 79 dead or missing after Grenfell Tower building fire

Prime Minister Theresa May , under pressure for keeping a distance from angry residents on a visit to the charred remains of the 24-storey block last week, said on Saturday the response to the disaster was "not good enough". Families who have lost their homes must be supported, he added, grieving people must be helped and lessons must be learned following the tragedy, including ensuring it is not "so hard" for those who need help to find it.

Science

US Reports a Major Milestone in Wind and Solar Power

Solar energy has seasonal swings, but with more installations being completed every month and the summer months being the highest generation, we can expect more records for solar generation as April, May, and June data is reported. Under the Clean Power Plan, it was estimated that renewables would surpass energy production from coal by 2040. "The contrasting fortunes of renewables and coal had much to do with the longer-run energy transition that is underway".

Science

NASA discovers 10 new Earth-size exoplanets

The search for Earth-like planets is in full swing as the team using the Kepler spacecraft to search distant stars for proof of orbiting planets has revealed hundreds of new candidates. But those 10 were joined by an additional 209 more garden-variety planets that are unlikely to be hospitable to life because they are too gassy, too hot, too cold or otherwise unlike the only known planet to host life: Earth.

Science

Alex Jones interview draws 3.5 million viewers

Despite a week's worth of stories about her controversial interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones , the Q&A ended up being watched by only 3.5 million viewers, and was soundly beaten by CBS rival " 60 Minutes ", which drew 5.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen.

Science

Boeing wins orders for new 737 model in bid to challenge Airbus

A Boeing 737 MAX is seen on the static display, before the opening of the 52nd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris , France, June 16, 2017. Boeing said demand for single-aisle planes as well as widebodies remain buoyant despite concerns about turbulence in West Asia and low fuel prices lessening incentive to invest in more efficient aircraft.

Science

Xbox One X at E3, in moving pictures

Xbox One X , in moving pictures. Spencer went on to tout the Xbox One X's features, including its fast processor and higher-end graphics chip, which he says, should deliver better graphical quality in video games. Microsoft's latest console will also feature a Ultra HD Blu-ray drive for 4K movies. "Not just more powerful hardware so we can get visual fidelity up, but also audio and how the game feels - the physical fidelity".


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 Forward → End