The annual Lyrid meteor shower will dazzle the skies this weekend, hitting its peak on Saturday around dawn. In mid-April of each year, Earth runs into the stream of debris from the comet, causing the meteor shower . They had seen a brilliant meteor exploding in the sky just over my shoulder. The best times to watch the Lyrid meteor shower will be after midnight and just before dawn, the Met Office says.
The spacecraft was launched into space aboard a Falcon 9 rocket on April 2, 2018, from Cape Canaveral, Florida. That liftoff initiated the second mission for both the rocket's first stage and the Dragon. It's clear that the assistance from SpaceX is mutually beneficial, with NASA getting the SpaceX Cargo Capsule carrying supplies the station desperately needs and SpaceX receiving an influx of cash that might be able to assist Elon Musk's vision to bring a man to Mars.
In related news, it turns out that despite recent comments made by Brendan "PlayerUnknown" Greene to the contrary , PUBG Corp will soon be trialling region-locked servers. "These servers will be rendered invisible to players residing in other regions". The function is now being tested on the game's test server for Korean and Japanese players only.
But no one knows for sure. China's 8.5-ton space station will come crashing down to Earth from Saturday onwards, the country's space authorities said, although they cannot confirm where it is likely to hit. Tiangong-1 was still over 200 km above Earth's surface on March 26, 2018, but its orbit is predicted to decay very quickly in the days ahead. The European Space Agency says that there have never been any confirmed casualties due to falling space debris.
The jet stream, the upper level river of air that guides weather , is stuck in a plunging pattern that brings plenty of moisture from the south up the East Coast, said Brian Hurley, senior forecaster at the National Weather Service's Weather Prediction Center.
According to TechCrunch , Apple plans to let the company and app (which is available on iOS , Android , Amazon Kindle Fire, and Windows) continue to operate as they do now. Eddy Cue , an Apple senior vice president, announced the Texture acquisition at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, where he called out bogus stories on social media .
Nintendo also plans to host a pre-launch online tournament, one that will presumably offer players the chance to check out Mario Tennis Aces ahead of its launch through an exclusive 1 vs. Having something just drop over the net before bending the other way, or curving into the side wall, will be a crucial move for messing up people's positioning and timing with the new trick shots .
In an interview with the BBC's Andrew Marr programme conducted on Friday and broadcast on Sunday morning, May said: "If we were to accept passporting we would just be a rule taker, we would have to abide by the rules that were being set elsewhere".
Of course Buffett being Buffett, we're expected to not only pretend like we care what he says, but also to pretend like what he says is some semblance of profound when it nearly invariably is not. OK, in 2008 "the roof fell in" writes Mr Buffett with a huge stock market crash. The stocks included, American Express , Apple Inc , Bank of America , The Bank of New York Mellon, BYD Co, Charter Communications, The Coca-Cola Co, Delta Airlines, General Motors, The Goldman Sachs Group, Moody's ...
They will also lose the useful live tile updates that displayed information at a glance, and users will no longer be able to locate devices with the "find my phone" feature. The phrasing here keeps the door open that things could change in the not-so-distant future. Microsoft previous year had announced that it will no longer provide any support for the existing Windows Phones in terms of software updates that contain any new features.
The 33-year-old, who won downhill gold in Vancouver 2010 , said: 'I want so badly to do well for him. She won a gold in the downhill and a bronze in the super-G at Vancouver in 2010. "Because of the schedule and because it's my last Olympics, it's very important to me to attend", she said, "and I'm going to get as much of the Olympic experience in these next two weeks as possible".
Alongside modern spider traits such as a silk-producing structure called a spinneret, it possessed a remarkably primitive feature: a whip-like tail covered in short hairs that it may have used for sensing predators and prey. And it's not known what the tail would have been used for or if the spider was venomous. They introduced their discovery, dubbed Chimerarachne yingi , in a pair of papers published Monday in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution .
In 2016, ad revenue for the newspaper industry, was about $18 billion, a decrease of 10 percent compared to the previous year, according to the center's annual report about the state of the news media. Pressure has been building on Facebook and its CEO as the toxic content flowing through Facebook - violent live videos, fabricated news articles and divisive messages from Russian operatives that rocked the 2016 US presidential campaign - has been blamed for social problems.
Ahn says most of the apps the company has taken off the Play Store were copycat apps mimicking more famous applications. Last April, ESET, a security company, found that this seemingly harmless flashlight app on the Google Play store was actually malware dedicated to stealing your banking information.
This also happened to be the first mention of a new Gears of War game, which would be the fifth in the series. The team at Xbox also stated that this will also be the case for upcoming releases that have yet to be announced by Microsoft Studios, including any future installments to the Forza Motorsport franchise.
They have taken the decision voluntarily. Karni Sena Chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi has refused to back down and says that the protest will now happen in states where the film is not banned yet. "Therefore, do not compel us to take to the path of violence", he said. The Supreme Court has now chose to hear another plea banning some scenes on Monday.
Details now available include a two-door body style, a seating capacity for four, a limited run of 999 units (all of which will be hand-assembled by SVO in the UK), and "seductive" styling. "The Range Rover SV Coupé is a highly compelling design with peerless refinement and uncompromised sophistication from its breathtaking exterior proportions to its sumptuous, beautifully appointed, interior".
There is no reason to own the Totaku figures beyond actually liking the characters. There's Crash Bandicoot , Parappa the Rapper , Wipeout's Feisar FX350 racing ship, Tekken's Heihachi, Sackboy from LittleBigPlanet , the hunter from Bloodborne , and Kratos from the new version of God of War .
It would, though, mean furloughs for some federal employees - including some civilian defense workers. The shutdown , which comes on the first anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, set off a new round of partisan disagreements and posed risks for both parties, the New York Times reported .
Montiel says no one was injured , but it appears the unmarked buses are being targeted. "It's not like they are hidden". Montiel said he had received no reports that other company buses or private vehicles had been targeted. The windows of the buses were smashed in the incident and although, no casualty was reported. The buses were apparently the victims of vandalism, possibly by pellet or BB gun or rocks.
The Tide POD meme, which is often compared to the running joke of drinking bleach, has recently gotten so out of hand online that Tide is actually acknowledging it. "If you're concerned that your child or their friends could potentially participate in something this unsafe, it may be wise to use another form of laundry detergent".
Nintendo's Wii U was host to some damned good games - but the system was a bit of a failure. Nintendo announced today that the game will be coming to their console this Spring, with the release date set for May 4th. Funky sports a double jump, hover, infinite rolls, and infinite corkscrews underwater - he seems like an easy mode of sorts and looks really fun to play.
Dark Souls Remastered will launch this May in all regions on PC, PlayStation 4 , Xbox One and Nintendo Switch . Pokken Tournament DX will receive some new content through a DLC " Battle Pack ". On Nintendo's website , it's stated that PayDay 2 will have several perks on the Switch. We also learned of some new DLC coming to Nintendo titles that are already out.
A military satellite launched by Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies Corp. hasn't been spotted in orbit by the US Strategic Command, creating a mystery about the fate of the classified payload and doubts about whether the mission was a success.
OnePlus has launched the Sandstone White version of OnePlus 5T. OnePlus explains about how the new variant was made. Available in both white and black, this special flagship was covered using an attractive sandstone texture. The phone was launched in single storage variant- 8GB RAM/128GB storage for a price of Yuan 3499 (around Rs 34,150). Among all the things we mentioned about, another big reason to go for Sandstone White is the same pricing as its Midnight Black counterpart.
Diving deep into the specifications, the Nokia 6 2018 version features a 5.5-inch Full-HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) IPS display , 16:9 aspect ratio with the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on the top for protection. Rs 16,600). The device will be up for sale in China starting January 10. Nokia 6 (2018 ) and Nokia 8 both features a 16MP rear sensor with f/2.0 aperture and PDAF and LED flash, along with an 8MP front camera .
Meltdown and Spectre are what are known as exploits, vulnerabilities or weaknesses, even though they are being reported widely as bugs or flaws on central processing units (CPUs), the computer chips at the heart of every PC or smartphone.
Some iPhone users have long suspected that Apple was intentionally slowing down older devices, while others have blamed the problem on glitches in new releases of the company's mobile operating system. In addition to, like, blowing up, battery life will be adversely effected if you are using your iPhone for an extended period in direct sunlight. Apple said it wanted to "prolong the life" of customers' devices.
Although bitcoin cash was already rising steadily before Coinbase enabled trading of it last night, it was trading at a significant premium on the platform versus the rest of the market. There have been many changes in the industry, but this divergence would offer each and everyone the same amount of Bitcoin cash that they had in the virtual currency.
Mobile versions of the game will include a new Photo Mode , which will allow players to take pictures and modify them with filters. As an additional sweetener, buying the game will also provide access to exclusive Life Is Strange iMessage stickers as well as choice sharing through social media.
I can't wait to catch 'em all. Niantic has confirmed we will get another taste with 50 new Pokemon later this week. Speaking to IGN in the wake of today's Pokemon Go generation 3 and dynamic weather announcement , Niantic global product marketing lead Archit Bhargava explained that the team is always considering new features and how to prioritize them.
In a statement on Tuesday, Amazon said it would offer free delivery on "eligible" orders over $49, and one-day delivery in some regions. Crucially, Amazon's " Prime " service, which in the United States gives shoppers ultra quick, free delivery via its futuristic nationwide network of warehouses and delivery methods, will not at first be available in Australia .
Its distance from Earth would be 3,57,983 km. NASA officials said the second supermoon is coming on New Year's Day. Unusual astronomical phenomenon called the Supermoon, or perigee moon.The orbit of the moon around the Earth in form is not a flawless circle, and a few stretches.
TRAI also recommended that "specialised services" and content delivery networks (CDNs) be excluded from the scope of "any rules on net neutrality". "No one owns the Internet, so it should be open and accessible to everyone". The much-awaited recommendations come after TRAI floated a consultation paper on the topic inviting views on net neutrality in January. Experts suggest that the CDN exemption could strengthen the position of integrated operators which also provide content.
Bluehole Studio plans to release its record-breaking mega-hit shooting game " PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds " in China , in partnership with internet and game giant Tecent Holdings, the two companies said on November 22. Tencent will run PUBG's Chinese servers and has also vowed to help combat the game's problem with cheaters. " PUBG is the most popular eSports game played by worldwide players".