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Employees Retirement System Of Texas Increases Holding in Chevron Corp New (CVX)

About 1.24M shares traded. Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) has risen 4.69% since February 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.22% the S&P500. Staley Capital Advisers has invested 0.45% of its...

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Stifel Nicolaus Reaffirms Hold Rating for Snap (NYSE:SNAP)

Highbridge Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp owns 7,654 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Snap (SNAP) traded up $1.00 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $17.32. Rmb Capital Management Llc increase...

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How a teacher is educating students about computers - without computers

How a teacher is educating students about computers - without computers

According to a BBC report, Software giant, Microsoft has announced support for Richard Appiah. On Tuesday, Microsoft Africa replied, promising Akoto a computer and access to educational material. ...

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This asteroid will pass closer than the moon on Friday

This asteroid will pass closer than the moon on Friday

The asteroid is 23ft across similar to the size of a school bus. The "2018 DV1" will be the 18th known asteroid that from the beginning of the year passes from Earth at a distance less than the Moon...

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MET Eireann extend Status Red Alert

MET Eireann extend Status Red Alert

Interruptions to power supplies and mobile phone coverage are also possible". Weather warnings remain in place on Friday as Wales braces itself for a second day of snow . More falls are forecast ...

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Facebook won't move news into a separate feed after all

Facebook won't move news into a separate feed after all

Mosseri said that Facebook (fb) tested a separate news feed, dubbed the Explore Feed, based on feedback from users indicating they wanted to see more content from their family and friends in their n...

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Go Inside Eden's Gate With Far Cry 5's Live Action Short

Go Inside Eden's Gate With Far Cry 5's Live Action Short

The latest installment in the Far Cry franchise is an open-world thriller in which players are in the POV of a junior deputy in Hope County, which has been taken over by radical preacher Joseph Seed...

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Brigitte is Overwatch's next Hero… and Torbjorn's daughter

Brigitte is Overwatch's next Hero… and Torbjorn's daughter

Fortunately, Brigitte is now available on the Overwatch PTR servers. As an armored Support hero, most of Brigitte's abilities revolve around armor. She doesn't have a large healing factor but ...

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Intel's Latest Spectre Update Resolves Reboots On Haswell And Broadwell Systems

Intel's Latest Spectre Update Resolves Reboots On Haswell And Broadwell Systems

The new patch includes Intel's latest microcode release for Spectre Variant 2 CVE-2017-5715 "Branch Target Injection" vulnerability. That's not true of the " speculative execution side-channel att...

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Astronomers Detect Signal from Universe's Earliest Stars

Astronomers Detect Signal from Universe's Earliest Stars

With those tools in place, the researchers set up the EDGES antennae in the desert to eliminate as much radio noise as possible, selecting an isolated site at the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observato...

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India got just 33% of normal rainfall this winter

India got just 33% of normal rainfall this winter

The "normal" temperatures refer to the mean temperatures during these months between 1981 and 2010. The average temperatures from March to May across North India are likely to be above normal by mor...

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Childless model breastfeeding on magazine cover sparks debate in India

Childless model breastfeeding on magazine cover sparks debate in India

There have been numerous incidents where women have been shamed, humiliated, and even assaulted for breastfeeding in public. The 27-year-old is seen breastfeeding a baby on the cover of the magazine. ...

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Hangouts Chat now available for G Suite users

Hangouts Chat now available for G Suite users

The service also comes integrated with Vault so that admins can archive, preserve, search and export Chat-specific data. Google's also added support for automation via bots, a capability which has b...

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Amazon is buying smart-doorbell maker Ring

Amazon is buying smart-doorbell maker Ring

In an email statement to CNBC , Ring's spokesperson confirmed the deal, saying, "We'll be able to achieve even more by partnering with an inventive, customer-centric company like Amazon". "We look fo...

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Weather Warning Upgraded Ahead Of Snow

Weather Warning Upgraded Ahead Of Snow

The "Beast from the East" is expected to begin it's reign of terror from 3pm on Tuesday - with the latest weather warning in place until 11 on Wednesday morning. Mayo recorded a temperature of 1 degre...

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Slovakia police detain Italians named in murdered journalist's last report

Slovakia police detain Italians named in murdered journalist's last report

Mr Kuciak's final report described, among other details, the activities in agriculture, real estate and other sectors of a Slovak-based Italian man believed to belong to the criminal group. According ...

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First the Moon, Then Earth: New Theory Reverses Formation Story

First the Moon, Then Earth: New Theory Reverses Formation Story

This artist's rendering shows the hot, molten Moon emerging from a synestia, a giant spinning donut of vaporized rock that formed when planet-sized objects collided. According to this model, the m...

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WD launches 400GB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD card

WD launches 400GB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD card

Write speeds are up to 90MB/s. The SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSDXCT card conforms to the bleeding edge A2 specs, which has full backward compatibility (we're told) but uses proprietary WD technolo...

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Weinstein Company files for bankruptcy after sexual harassment scandal

Weinstein Company files for bankruptcy after sexual harassment scandal

The embattled production company was left reeling following the accusations of sexual harassment and abuse levelled at co-chairman Harvey Weinstein a year ago. Still, it's unclear whether Contreras-...

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Airtel's new plan offers unlimited calling, 1GB data/month at Rs 995

Airtel's new plan offers unlimited calling, 1GB data/month at Rs 995

It is to be noted that unlike other plans where FUP on voice calls is applied, the new Airtel Rs 995 plan does not appear to have any such restrictions. Since the plan has a validity of 180 days, us...

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Rajkumar Santoshi Hospitalised. Says, 'I'm Fine And Have No Heart Ailment'

Rajkumar Santoshi Hospitalised. Says, 'I'm Fine And Have No Heart Ailment'

The filmmaker has been admitted to the ICU. Officials at Nanavati Hospital confirmed Santoshi's admission to the hospital, but refused to specify the treatment he was undergoing. Santoshi, who start...

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Democrats introduce resolution to save net neutrality from repeal

Democrats introduce resolution to save net neutrality from repeal

Senate Democrats will need at least one more Republican vote . Sen. Even the Obama-era rules allowed internet providers to essentially prioritize certain data by creating so-called managed ...

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David Ortiz Offers Advice To Rob Gronkowski Amid Retirement Rumors

David Ortiz Offers Advice To Rob Gronkowski Amid Retirement Rumors

But on Wednesday, a report from Ian Rapoport of NFL Media told us that he's expected to come back for another season ( more on that here ). Rob Gronkowski's playing career is still uncertain. ...

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Smartphone makers with less than 10% market share is losing money: Huawei

Smartphone makers with less than 10% market share is losing money: Huawei

Additionally, it is packed with a full metal frame which makes it more durable. It also features the advanced 10-point touchscreen display. Huawei has taken enough care in designing this new gener...

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Metal Gear Survive review | Tense and intriguing, but marred by frustration

Metal Gear Survive review | Tense and intriguing, but marred by frustration

Daily and weekly missions are of course, already live. In our first playthrough, we took around 25 hours to clear the main story without indulging in a lot of the optional side quests available. Ser...

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Stock Bulletin: Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (VRX)

Stock Bulletin: Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (VRX)

About 914,047 shares traded. Aviva Public Limited Company has 0.02% invested in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International , Inc. ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE:OKE) has risen 23.81% since February 27, 2017 and is upt...

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Fitbit sees lower revenue from new devices in first quarter, shares fall

Fitbit sees lower revenue from new devices in first quarter, shares fall

The mean target projections are based on 11 opinions. Stifel Nicolaus cut Fitbit from a " hold " rating to a "sell" rating and set a $6.00 target price for the company.in a report on Friday, Decembe...

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Will Smith just can't handle the bugs in the south

Will Smith just can't handle the bugs in the south

Like dozens of other Hollywood productions drawn to the state's booming moviemaking industry, much of the filming is taking place in Georgia - and Smith says he couldn't be happier. The team is sho...

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Comcast bid for Sky could upend Disney-21st Century Fox deal

Comcast bid for Sky could upend Disney-21st Century Fox deal

The proposed offer pits Comcast against Murdoch, the 86-year-old media tycoon who helped launch Sky in Britain, and also against Walt Disney Inc, which has agreed to buy a string of assets fro...

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'Black Panther' Fan Creates Petition To Turn Wakanda Into Netflix Series

'Black Panther' Fan Creates Petition To Turn Wakanda Into Netflix Series

Diaspora was a central component of the film, and in the space of the Apollo Theater, there was talks about the African experience compared to the African-American experience and what it meant for the...

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Court reverses AT&T order seen harming consumer protection

Court reverses AT&T order seen harming consumer protection

Margaret McKeown in a published court summary. "In the months and years ahead, we look forward to working closely with the FTC to ensure the protection of a free and open internet". An AT&T spokesman ...

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(INTC) Holdings Reduced by Hartford Investment Management Co

Gareth Morgan Investments Limited Partnership decreased Intel Corp ( INTC ) stake by 62.02% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Dreman Value Management Llc bought 16,306 shares as the company's stock dec...

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Fortnite's jetpacks pushed in favour of new Hunting Rifle

Fortnite's jetpacks pushed in favour of new Hunting Rifle

For a game so big on vibrant colour and loud noises, getting new information appear so bloody casually on the news page of Epic's ridiculously popular free-to-play game Fortnite Battle Royale is a...

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Apple To Get Into 'Phablet' Business & New Value iPhones

Apple To Get Into 'Phablet' Business & New Value iPhones

The third phone in Apple's lineup will be geared towards providing a smartphone for everyone who may not want to spend $1,000+ on a smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus , by comparison, feature...

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Sony Shows Off the First Smartphone Camera with ISO 51200

Sony Shows Off the First Smartphone Camera with ISO 51200

Thankfully, Sony managed to keep IP68 water resistance on the Xperia XZ2 despite the complete makeover. Historically, Sony's design aesthetic has been pretty angular, with very sharp corners a...

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Everything worth knowing about Hearthstone's Year of the Raven

Everything worth knowing about Hearthstone's Year of the Raven

In the summer of 2018, in-game tournaments will be released for Hearthstone in beta, allowing groups of players to set up private tournaments within the game itself. The Year of the Mammoth is com...

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Google's AI-powered Clips smart camera is now available

Google's AI-powered Clips smart camera is now available

The camera itself is little more than a small teal and white box with a lens on the front - which you twist to turn the whole thing on or off - and a button underneath it. So yes, if you want to spend...

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Activision Confirms More Remasters are in the Works

Activision Confirms More Remasters are in the Works

But it also hinted that it could be releasing a few blasts from the past as well. While the document didn't detail just what IP was being remastered, fans of Activision's titles are hoping for a r...

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NASA rocked by 'living' alien report into Saturn moon

NASA rocked by 'living' alien report into Saturn moon

Enceladus is one of the most fascinating objects in the Solar System. The Cassini spacecraft , which flew through a plume of vapour erupting from cracks in the moon's icy surface, revealed the pres...

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Airtel joins 'Seamless Alliance' to provide in-flight connectivity

Airtel joins 'Seamless Alliance' to provide in-flight connectivity

Beyond that, OneWeb founder Greg Wyler told the WSJ that the alliance wants to develop "uniform hardware and operating standards" for airlines. While Airtel did not specify a date from which t...

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