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Research Bitcoin, Rival Cryptocurrencies Plunge on Crackdown Fears
Author: 0 Bitcoin, Rival Cryptocurrencies Plunge on Crackdown Fears

South Korean regulators are said to be considering a ban on cryptocurrency exchanges, while China is reportedly considering shuttering apps with exchange-like services after banning exchanges outright in 2017. That means it has attracted a range of backers, from libertarian monetarists who enjoy the idea of a currency with no inflation and no central bank, to drug dealers who like the fact that it is hard (but not impossible) to trace a bitcoin transaction back to a physical person.

Research 2017 was world's second-hottest year, federal scientists say
Author: 0 2017 was world's second-hottest year, federal scientists say

Among extreme weather events past year, the Caribbean and the United States suffered a battering from hurricanes, the Arctic ended 2017 with the least sea ice for mid-winter and tropical coral reefs suffered from high water temperatures. It is the third straight year in NASA's records temperatures have exceeded 1 degree Celsius higher than the temperatures in the late 19th century. A separate, independent analysis from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration determined that ...

Research Auto world focused on Detroit as new models unveiled
Author: 0 Auto world focused on Detroit as new models unveiled

BMW , which already sells the $44,450 i3 electric city auto, said it plans to offer EVs at a premium to combustion-engine vehicles while also cutting costs elsewhere in the business. Ford also is focused on building an autonomous vehicle business, including a goal built vehicle, the self-driving technology and the operational infrastructure in parallel, which will allow it to scale quickly as it enters production in 2021.

Research Xiaomi Mi 7 may show up at MWC 2018 conference
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 7 may show up at MWC 2018 conference

He is depicted in the picture, and this year will see the light of his descendant Xiaomi Mi Max 3 , details about which leaked to the web. We have previously reported that the Xiaomi Mi 7 could launch in March 2018 . A dual camera setup is located in the upper-left corner of the phone's back side, next to which you will spot a dual-LED, dual-tone flash. Xiaomi Mi 7 is also rumored to be featuring a 6-inch 18:9 panel made by Samsung.

Research International Business Machines Corp
Author: 0 International Business Machines Corp

Piermont Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Viad Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.15 billion market cap company. Its down 0.17, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 70 investors sold IBM shares while 676 reduced holdings. 100 funds opened positions while 451 raised stakes.

Research Padmaavat producers move SC against screening ban by various states
Author: 0 Padmaavat producers move SC against screening ban by various states

I urge all social organisations which opposed this film over the past one and a half months to observe a "social and janata curfew" on January 25", he said. "It will prejudice the decision of CBFC", the bench had then said. The set of the movie was vandalised twice - in Jaipur and Kolhapur, while its director Sanjay Leela Bhansali was roughed up by members of Karni Sena earlier previous year.

Research Nintendo Dominated December With Big Switch and 3DS Sales According to NPD
Author: 0 Nintendo Dominated December With Big Switch and 3DS Sales According to NPD

It seems like there may still be some room for the Nintendo 3DS after all. "The Nintendo 3DS family of systems also demonstrated continued strength, posting its best sales month since December 2014", reads the announcement . in January. In total, Switch, 3DS and SNES Mini sales accounted for over half of all game hardware units moved last month in the United States, with over 2.6 million units sold during the lucrative holiday season.

Research Tide Pod challenge: YouTube blocks videos after poisoning fears
Author: 0 Tide Pod challenge: YouTube blocks videos after poisoning fears

Teens have reportedly been participating in the so-called " Tide Pod Challenge ", which includes recording themselves biting into washing machine capsules and then uploading the videos online to go viral. The video was posted to Twitter on January 12 and has received more than 60,000 retweets and 125,000 likes. Ann Marie Buerkle, acting chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, told CBS that ingesting the liquid within detergent pods could be deadly.

Research Choosing Between Hot Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NEOS)
Author: 0 Choosing Between Hot Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NEOS)

Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) has risen 26.42% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 64.66% the S&P500. Citigroup upgraded Wells Fargo & Company ( NYSE : WFC ) on Thursday, January 7 to "Buy" rating. Wells Fargo & Company ( NYSE :WFC) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges.

Research Asteroid longer than world's tallest building to pass Earth
Author: 0 Asteroid longer than world's tallest building to pass Earth

The object is called 2002 AJ129 and is due to zoom past Earth on February 4. You can run and you can hide, but there's no need to panic, as the "potentially hazardous" asteroid is predicted to miss our planet. An impact with a rock of this size could plunge the Earth into a mini Ice Age, NASA warned in a 2016 study. This asteroid is more than eight times wider than the minimum (3,696 feet) and will pass within just over half the minimum distance (2,615,128 miles) to our planet.

Research Here's a first look at the new Harry Potter mobile game
Author: 0 Here's a first look at the new Harry Potter mobile game

Interactive Entertainment has announced a new game called Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery , which is set to release sometime this spring. It seems that Portkey Games is on a roll with its Harry Potter titles, and we're very interested to see what kind of title is released next - we wouldn't object to seeing an open RPG of this ilk released on the latest consoles, that's for sure.

Research Google tightens YouTube rules
Author: 0 Google tightens YouTube rules

He took his film crew with him as they explored the forest and came upon a person who had committed suicide. Now, small content creators are suffering the consequences of Logan Paul's major mistake. The change comes after a backlash over a video showing the YouTuber Logan Paul fooling around by the corpse of a suicide victim. Paul, one of YouTube's most popular personalities, apologized after his posting of was met with a massive outcry.

Research Google, Coursera to Launch New Programme for IT Jobs
Author: 0 Google, Coursera to Launch New Programme for IT Jobs

It's created to assist students with no previous IT education or training to get the relevant experience necessary to secure an entry-level job in just eight to 12 months. Google was already offering a couple of courses through the platform, specifically for certifications for Google Cloud architects and Google Cloud developers, for companies that are implementing its cloud services and want to train up staff to run them.

Research Here's the reason why WhatsApp became 'obsolete' on Xiaomi smartphones
Author: 0 Here's the reason why WhatsApp became 'obsolete' on Xiaomi smartphones

After several denials, finally in an exclusive statement to Techook today, Xiaomi has officially taken responsibility for the problem faced by its users and has given a clarification on the issue. "A few Xiaomi users reported an issue with WhatsApp on their smartphones". For some time now, we've been hearing of a potential integration of WhatsApp with YouTube.The feature has now been rolled out to iOS users.

Research Google launches Cloud AutoML to automatically build custom AI models
Author: 0 Google launches Cloud AutoML to automatically build custom AI models

On Cloud AutoML Vision specifically, they said its drag-and-drop interface helps users easily upload images, train and manage models and then deploy these trained models directly on Google Cloud . Access to AutoML is now restricted, and users have to request access to the service through this form . Google is now developing several other AI-powered services within Cloud AutoML, according to Li and Li.

Research Apple Details $350 Billion Contribution to US Economy Over Next 5 Years
Author: 0 Apple Details $350 Billion Contribution to US Economy Over Next 5 Years

Apple will make about $US38 billion ($A53 billion) in tax payments on its overseas cash and plans to open a second U.S. campus as part of a five-year, $US30 billion United States investment plan. This doesn't include ongoing tax payments, plus tax from employee wages and Apple product sales. "We have a deep sense of responsibility to give back to our country and the people who help make our success possible".