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Heart of Milky Way Galaxy Might be Home to 10000 Black Holes

Scientists predicted that every galaxy hosts a supermassive black hole at its center. These results were observed after contemplating between the frequency of isolated black holes with the total number of binaries that would eventually form black holes in favorable situations, there are over 10,000 isolated black holes located near the giant Sgr A*.

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OnePlus 6 Will Fight iPhone X with This

To recall, OnePlus had previously launched the Bullets V2 headphones two years back. The latest Bluetooth listing confirmed a OnePlus Bullets Wireless headset which looks like it is the follow up for the popular Bullets V2 in-ear phones.

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Ridgewood Investments LLC Invests $227000 in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Quantbot Technologies Lp who had been investing in Vmware Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $49.38 billion market cap company. Wesbanco Bankshares reported 272,413 shares. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 12 of Thomson Reuters analysts , 6 given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating.

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Apple's working on curved iPhones with touchless gestures

The chief rival of Apple; Samsung is known to be working on foldable phones for a while, and according to the head of mobile of Samsung, DJ Koh, the company may soon launch a foldable phone by this year. For example, if Apple is indeed working on touchless gesture control, a slight curve could help Apple better position cameras and sensors in order to detect movements close to the screen.

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England's Brownlee brothers suffer shock Commonwealth Games defeat

I knew I was going to struggle on the run and I was downplaying my chances. The 29-year-old has had a swift rise to prominence over the last year and said she was surprised to win a medal. "Once I've hit my objective then we can get excited". It is rare a triathlon medal ceremony goes ahead without Alistair and Jonny Brownlee but the national anthems rang out in their absence on Thursday after the brothers had laboured to the finish line at the Commonwealth Games .

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Star India bags Indian cricket home series media rights

Jigar Rambhia, who is national director, sports and entertainment partnerships at Wavemaker India had told Mint, "My sense is that there has been a lot of focus on the digital media rights , bids for which are increasing each day". Star previously paid $750 million for the 2012-2018 rights. There was a complete lull for three hours thereafter before the announcement that the victor would be named at 5 pm.

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Overwatch 'Retribution' Limited-Time Event Begins Next Week

We had that last year with Uprising , which depicted Tracer's first mission with Overwatch , and this year will feature the second step back into the history of Overwatch with Retribution . A variation of the map will also be available in the PvP Payload mode of the game. You'll also get an in-game spray and player icon. And, of course, the Overwatch event wouldn't be complete without a slew of new skins.

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Now Spyro Trilogy Screenshots Have Leaked Online

Activision could always do the same thing it did with the Crash trilogy and bring it to other platforms a year later. The listing claims that the upcoming trilogy will contain remastered versions of Spyro: The Dragon , Ripto's Rage and Year of the Dragon .

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Xiaomi 'Mi Crowdfunding' platform launched in India

While the Mi Band 2 has proven to be a strong seller for the company in its native China, one of its most attractive points is the price. First up is the Mi Selfie Stick Tripod , a unique product that doubles as a selfie stick and tripod together.

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Dell Launches New XPS 15 Laptops, Inspiron AIOs, S-Series Monitors & More

Alienware 15 and 17 size laptops will come in not only the iconic space grey aesthetic but also in a new and sleeker Epic Black color option. The AIO comes equipped with Intel's 8th Gen Core processors, optional Nvidia GTX 1050 graphics card, and the company's Intel Optane Memory.

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Bed Bath & Beyond offers to exchange Toys "R" Us gift cards

Liquidity allows an investor to enter and exit a stock at a good price (i.e. tight spreads, or the difference between the bid and ask price of a stock, and low slippage, or the difference between the predictable price of a trade and the actual price).

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Samsung launches new Odyssey Z midrange gaming laptop

The Galaxy Note 9 images surfaced just days after the handset with model number SM-N960U was spotted on the Geekbench benchmarking site. If this Samsung smartphone that has appeared on Geekbench is indeed the Galaxy S9 Mini , then you can expect it to come with toned down specifications in all departments - be it the display , camera or the battery .

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Apple hired Google's AI chief in an industry coup

VP of Core Search Ben Gomes is looking at a promotion in the former department, whereas artificial intelligence is getting its own separate unit, to be managed by renowned computer scientist Jeff Dean , who's been with Google for almost two decades now.

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Tinder begins testing its first video feature, Tinder Loops

Changes meant to fix Facebook broke Tinder . As opposed to traditional video, the Loops are small, GIF-like looping videos, similar to the ones created by apps like Instagram's Boomerang and Twitter's Vine. Roderick Hsiao, a senior software engineer at Tinder, tweeted that users could still access the service through its web browser while engineers worked on fixing the mobile client.

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Mozilla Just Announced An Open Source Virtual Reality Browser: "Firefox Reality"

However, the browser will be available on the HTC Vive Focus and other headsets supported by HTC's Vive Wave VR platform at launch, as seen in a demo video posted on YouTube. With the announcement it has released the source code for Firefox Reality along with developer builds for a number of platforms. From a design and interactive standpoint, everything will be new again with VR / AR...

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'Hitman' (ALL) Gets Definitive Edition, Published By Warner Bros

Did you play through all of Hitman's content as it released, or are you thinking about jumping in with the Definitive Edition? Interactive Entertainment. Hitman: Definitive Edition will be released exclusively as a retail boxset that includes all episodes and locations from Season One and all Game of the Year Edition content.

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Maya Angelou Honored By Google Doodle On Her 90th Birthday

She wrote more than 30 books and was a Grammy victor for three spoken-word albums. Maya worked for Martin Luther King, Jr . as the Northern Coordinator for Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Google celebrates John Harrison's 325th birthday. Angelou's time in Europe also gave her the chance to hear other languages, and she paid very close attention.

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The Milky Way Galaxy Is Growing Faster Than the Speed of Sound

The Milky Way has, at the moment, a diameter of 100,000 light years, houses about 250 billion stars and is presenting huge volumes of interstellar gases and dust, all swirling and whirling under the gravity force. The younger short-lived stars are found in the disc of the galaxy, where new stars continue to form, whereas older stars dominate in the bulge around the galactic centre and in the halo that surrounds the disc.

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Ghost Recon Wildlands Outlines Plans for Next Year's Season of Free Content

Year 2 will continue to deliver substantial post-launch support with four free major updates , updates to the campaign, updates for the Ghost War mode, and features highly requested by the community. For more information on the Ghost Recon Wildlands Year 2 content you can check out the trailer below, or maybe even wander off to the official Wildlands website .

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Far Cry 5 Live Event 'Well Done' is Now Live

These limited time objectives are supposed to give players an added challenge while exploring Hope County and some unique rewards should they, and the community, prove successful. The executive producer of Far Cry , Dan Hay, responded to the first week saying "We are humbled by players' reception of Far Cry 5 and fired up to keep growing and supporting the Far Cry community in the months and years to come".

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Will Testify In Congress On April 11

Because Zuckerberg controls around 60 per cent of the voting shares, the Facebook CEO has the power to stamp out pretty much any effort that he doesn't approve of. (D-NJ), said in a statement. "We're not trying to harm Facebook , we're trying to make it a stronger company", the comptroller contends. "Mr. Mark Zuckerberg , you better know the observation of IT Minister of India".

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Google Reportedly Developing Mid-Range Pixel Smartphone

However, since it has been confirmed by multiple sources who spoke to the Economic Times that Google is planning to spend big for advertising in India, to face the behemoths like Samsung and Apple , we might bump into some teasers sooner than expected.

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Dinosaur footprints on Skye provide insight into their evolution

These could have been anything up to 15 metres tall and weighed more than 10 tonnes. They're thought to be about 170 million years old from the mid-Jurassic period, and belong to some species of long-necked sauropods, the most famous of which is the brachiosaurus.

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Online auction process of BCCI India International and Domestic media rights commences

The rights are for a 5 years starting April 1, 2018. Incidentally, all the three bidders chose to bid for the global consolidated rights (GCR), which include the global television as well as digital rights of all the cricket matches played in India.

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Manny Pacquiao splits from longtime trainer Freddie Roach

Earlier in March, Pacquiao announced this fight versus the Argentinian boxer. "But I'm excited to fight and be a world champion again", Pacquiao said. "I'm the underdog in this fight but I'm used to it". Pound-for-pound king Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs), the junior lightweight world champion, is moving up to lightweight to challenge Jorge Linares for his title on May 12 at Madison Square Garden in NY on ESPN.

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Market still waiting for Spotify's first public trade

Daniel is the Founder and CEO of Spotify, where he sets the company's overall vision. The company has set a reference point of $132 a share. The element of uncertainty could cause peaks and troughs in the price of Spotify shares, according to Laith Khalaf of stockbroker Hargreaves Lansdown.

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Tiangong-1: China's Out-of-Control Space Station Crashes to Earth

Professor Timothy Horbury of London's Imperial College said it was unlikely anyone would be harmed by debris from the space station. After several manned missions, including Senzhou 9 and Senzhou 10, it remained unmanned since 2013 and without contact since 2016, which is when the Chinese terminated all data operations and relinquished control over the station.

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LG's upcoming G7 flagship smartphone will be reportedly called LG G7 ThinQ

LG introduced the Q7 and V35 ThinQ models. If the LG G7 will make its debut at the end of the month, we won't have much longer to wait. These days 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB storage is becoming common in high end phones and we are expecting the same in G7 too.

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NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Photographs Its Most Distant Star Ever

Even this is too faint to be picked up by Hubble. The study , published on Monday online in the journal Nature Astronomy , revealed the discovery of a star called Icarus , magnified by gravitational lensing by over 2,000 times, reported Xinhua .

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One Plus 6 Price, Specifications, Launch Date Revealed

What are you looking forward to the most with the OnePlus 6? Apart from the pricing details, we've also got the picture of an official OnePlus 6 case. Its design is similar to what a recent photo of the OnePlus 6 leaked by Evan Blass revealed. the OnePlus logo can be seen on the case along with the device name.

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Chinese Space Lab Finally Plummets Back To Earth

China's defunct space station is likely to plunge to the Earth after 9 a.m. Monday somewhere in the South Atlantic Ocean, South Korean space authorities here said . Tiangong-1 was launched in 2011 to carry out docking and orbit experiments. "It's normal for spacecraft to re-enter the atmosphere, yet Tiangong-1 received so much attention partly because some Western countries are trying to hype and sling mud at China's fast-growing aerospace industry", it said.

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ISRO confirms loss of contact with GSAT-6A, India's largest communications satellite

GSAT-6A is the twin of GSAT-6, which has been orbiting since August 2015. The space research organisation said in a statement today that they have lost communication with the satellite as it was being prepped for the final push that will place it in orbit.

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The Brewmaster Behind Blue Moon Is Launching a THC-Infused Beer Company

Villa is launching a new line of craft beers that don't have alcohol and instead cause intoxication with infused marijuana. Keith Villa is expected to release the marijuana-infused non-alcoholic beer with his new company Ceria Beverages .

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Eddie Redmayne Spoke at Stephen Hawking's Star-Studded Funeral

Renowned British physicist Hawking died peacefully at his Cambridge home on 14 March at the age of 76. The actor Eddie Redmayne , who portrayed Hawking in the 2014 biographical drama, gave a reading from Ecclesiastes during the service at St.

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Google Maps Adding Where's Waldo Mini-Game For The Next Week

Exactly why Google is doing this is a mystery, but OK, whatever. For April Fool's Day this year, Google has teamed up with Waldo and will be sharing his location with Google Map users all week long. but if you're super competitive, you can stay and find the rest of the crew. You can end the game at any time and return to your current location in Google Maps .


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