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Research Instagram Type Mode lets you post text-only Stories
Author: 0 Instagram Type Mode lets you post text-only Stories

After opening the camera, users will see "Type" next to "Normal" under the record button. "Then, you can pick different background colours, highlight words and phrases or add a background photo", the company added. Ads randomly appear in Instagram Stories as users tap and swipe away on the app. From there you, can write out whatever you want and choose from a host of different fonts, backgrounds, and more.

Research Polar Bear Camera Captures Life-and-Death Struggle in the Arctic
Author: 0 Polar Bear Camera Captures Life-and-Death Struggle in the Arctic

They collared nine adult female polar bears on the sea ice of the Beaufort Sea in Alaska with a Global Positioning System video camera and observed the bears for discreet time periods over three consecutive years. A study of polar bear metabolism conducted near Alaska's Prudhoe Bay has provided more reason to worry about the future of these massive predators that prowl the Arctic.

Research Electric Production Car Series gets FIA sanctioning
Author: 0 Electric Production Car Series gets FIA sanctioning

The Electric Production Car Series (EPCS) is the first all-electric, zero-emissions motorsport category from Electric GT Holdings Inc. Electric GT Holdings Inc said motorsports governing body Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) has approved circuit races for the Tesla Model S P100D .

Research Nintendo announces its next mobile app release: Mario Kart Tour!
Author: 0 Nintendo announces its next mobile app release: Mario Kart Tour!

As part of a series of announcements , Nintendo also confirmed that its long-awaited online gaming service for the Switch will launch in September. This is going to be the next step in Nintendo bringing their different properties to smartphones. It would have made them so much money. - Tom Harrison (@Tom1993harrison) February 1, 2018 Mario Kart looks like it's coming to iPhones and I am pumped to rekindle the Luigi bromance.

Research Images of Samsung Galaxy S9 components leaked
Author: 0 Images of Samsung Galaxy S9 components leaked

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 + will be backed by a 3,000mAh and 3,500mAh batteries respectively. The most noticeable change is the new shape of the fingerprint sensor and single camera lens. The confirmation comes as the mysterious device with model number SM-G892U & SM-G892A gets certification with the Wi-Fi Alliance. Notably, Samsung's invitation for the launch event has the number "9" on it as well.

Research Counter-Strike co-creator Jess Cliffe arrested, suspended by Valve
Author: 0 Counter-Strike co-creator Jess Cliffe arrested, suspended by Valve

Local news outlet KIRO 7 states Cliffe is expected to have a bail hearing this afternoon, but Kotaku reports that bail has already been denied. KIRO 7's report says that, while the exact nature of the Counter-Strike co-creator's arrest is still unknown, charges of this nature typically indicate the creation of child pornography.

Research Indian Gov't Vows to Weed Out Cryptocurrencies From India
Author: 0 Indian Gov't Vows to Weed Out Cryptocurrencies From India

Enthusiasts of cryptocurrency in India have come up with different interpretations of the finance minister's Budget speech , with some claiming that it had been declared illegal. The government is reportedly studying the report that the committee has submitted. "Rather than restricting cryptocurrencies, they can be regulated to prevent any adverse impact and risks while exploring blockchain side by side and leverage opportunities which are available with new concepts and ...

Research Space Shuttle Columbia exploded 15 years ago
Author: 0 Space Shuttle Columbia exploded 15 years ago

The shuttle exploded and broke apart as it entered into the earth's atmosphere. See footage of the crew in space in the video above. Kalpana Chawla was born and brought up in Karnal, Haryana. Onboard were Rick D. Husband, Commander; William C. McCool, Pilot; Michael P. Anderson, Payload Commander; David M. Brown, Mission Specialist; Kalpana Chawla, Mission Specialist; Laurel Blair Salton Clark, Mission Specialist and Ilan Ramon, Payload Specialist.

Research Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed Again, But Finally Gets a Release Date
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed Again, But Finally Gets a Release Date

The game was originally planned to ship in fall 2017 before being pushed back again to spring of this year, making this the third (and hopefully final) delay. Rockstar then say that they "look forward to sharing a lot more information with you in the coming weeks". "Developed by the creators of Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption , Red Dead Redemption 2 is an epic tale of life in America's unforgiving heartland", reads a Rockstar Games statement.

Research Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Sets Lap Record at Virginia International Raceway
Author: 0 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Sets Lap Record at Virginia International Raceway

Of course, Ford can always go back and say that it didn't care about turning a lap record at VIR and that lap times are not what the GT is about, but c'mon. It simply arrived at the circuit with a pre-production GT to take part in some testing, with hot shoe Billy Johnson at the wheel. You can probably see where Chevy is going with this.

Research Super Blue Moon Coincides with Lunar Eclipse
Author: 0 Super Blue Moon Coincides with Lunar Eclipse

According to astronomical calculations by Qatar Calendar House (QCH), this total lunar eclipse will be a rare one as there are three astronomical phenomena that will take place. Because last night's full moon was the second full moon of the month, it was dubbed a blue moon . Stargazers will need to wait until May 18, 2019, for a blue moon that fits this older, original definition.

Author: 0 DOJ and SEC probing Apple over phone slowdown

The probe is said to be at an early stage and it is too early to speculate any enforcement will follow, the sources said. Apple's statement did not refer to any specific agency. Apple also reiterated that it did not release the update aimed at preserving battery life to make older phones obsolete and thus push new ones. The land could see Wistron expanding its assembly operations to also cater to clients other than Apple , industry officials said.

Author: 0 'Mario' Movie to be Produced by Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto and Illumination

Both Universal Pictures and Nintendo are funding the movie, which will be distributed worldwide by Universal Pictures. He'll be joined by Chris Meledandri , who in addition to producing the aforementioned " Despicable Me " films was also executive producer of the original " Ice Age " and "Horton Hears a Who".

Research Microsoft's cloud computing business grows, stock edges up
Author: 0 Microsoft's cloud computing business grows, stock edges up

The hedge fund held 112,257 shares of the catalog and specialty distribution company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.65M, down from 254,954 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has dividend yield of 1.33% that is also considered as effective indicator. Microsoft's dividend payout ratio is now 56.76%. Wedgewood Pa invested in 19,495 shares or 1.22% of the stock.

Research Mario Kart Tour Is The Next Official Nintendo Mobile Game
Author: 0 Mario Kart Tour Is The Next Official Nintendo Mobile Game

What we can imagine is that it will be executed with the same level of polish as Nintendo's other mobile titles, and we can worry (just a bit) about its longevity. It will likely be a version of the popular Mario Kart series, though how it will run is anyone's guess. Even better, they gave a general release window, noting that the game should release "in the fiscal year ending in March 2019".

Research First Super Blue Blood Lunar Eclipse in 152 Years Debuts
Author: 0 First Super Blue Blood Lunar Eclipse in 152 Years Debuts

Second, the blue moon , which is classified by the second full moon in a month. Finally, a " blood moon " occurs during a lunar eclipse . Early Wednesday morning, those on the West Coast of the United States who braved the cold predawn hours witnessed a stunning event: a total lunar eclipse .

Research Lister Thunder rumbles into view
Author: 0 Lister Thunder rumbles into view

See, Lister and Jaguar have shared heritage; Lister built its own racer off the Jaguar D-Type which was raced by Sir Stirling Moss in the 1950s. Lister has made something of a name for itself (again) in recent years: having wowed global sportscar racing with the Storm in the 1990s, the recreation of its legendary 'Knobbly' models has received plenty of positive attention since the 2013 announcement.