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Here's What The First Flower Looked Like

Here's What The First Flower Looked Like Since then, the first flower has evolved into at least 300,0000 species that include nearly all plant types used by people for food, medicine and other purposes, said the research team. Prehistoric flowers are thought to have had whorls of three petals per layer and to have as many as 11 tepals and stamens for reproduction. Then, primitive flowers burst onto the scene, and flowering plants took ov... [Full Article...]

Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ:QVCA) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Insiders purchased a total of 3,858,865 shares of company stock valued at $147,199,486 in the last 90 days. Point72 Asset Management L.P. raised its position in Liberty Media Corporation by 185.5% in the first quarter. The stock of Liberty Interactive Corp (NASDAQ:QVCA) earned "Outperform" rating by Wolfe Research on Tuesday, September 22. The company was initiated on Wednesday, June 8 by Pivota... [Full Article...]

Idris Elba Can Sing! (Unfortunately, It's Google Translated Lyrics Though…)

Idris Elba Can Sing! (Unfortunately, It's Google Translated Lyrics Though…) Now, instead of "I like big butts, and I can not lie", the lyrics were, "I love large saplings, that is the truth". A few of your siblings were here. "As the game progressed, Fallon sang a version of Britney Spears' "... Elba started, as the original "Close your eyes, make a wish" translated to "Shut your face, pray for dreams and now throw away your lamp". "Because darkness comes for you", ... [Full Article...]

Moltres is Pretty Easy to Beat in Pokemon Go

Moltres is Pretty Easy to Beat in Pokemon Go While Articuno had a double weakness to Rock-Type attacks, it's powerful Ice-Type moves could knock out Pokemon like Golem or Rhydon in a single move. While four players running teams of just Golem and Tyranitar should be able to take down Moltres with time left on the clock, a less experienced player running with a Blissey could quickly lead your team to failure. [Full Article...]

Fire TV gets Amazon Echo integration for remote control-free channel changing

Fire TV gets Amazon Echo integration for remote control-free channel changing Amazon's Marc Whitten said: "Alexa is built in the cloud and always getting smarter, and these new Fire TV features are the latest way that Alexa is making it simple for you to enjoy and control your living room entertainment". Amazon also tells us that far-field voice control of those TV sets that doesn't require users to press a mic button on the remote is coming to customers in the United Stat... [Full Article...]

SNES Classic pre-orders will go live later this month

SNES Classic pre-orders will go live later this month The pitchforks sharpened as the angry Nintendo fan-mob shout when the hell they'll be able to pre-order the sought-after SNES Classic, which launches on September 29. In the post , Nintendo also mentions that it will ship a "significant amount" of SNES Classic Edition units to retailers for launch time. Just last week, Target announced that it will offer pre-orders for the SNES Classic Editi... [Full Article...]

Andromeda developer BioWare Montreal merges with EA Motive

Andromeda developer BioWare Montreal merges with EA Motive With the dismal performance of ME: Andromeda and internal issues within the development, it only seems logical to assimilate resources where needed, this and considering the fact that many developers have already been moving to EA motive since May. [Full Article...]

Stardew Valley's multiplayer lets you marry your friends and more

Stardew Valley's multiplayer lets you marry your friends and more Multiplayer, as well as a Nintendo Switch port, was announced back in February . Yes, the plan is that you'll be able to marry your real-life pals in-game. Friend invites will be handled through Steam , rather than separate multiplayer servers, and local multiplayer options, split-screen, and PvP aren't now planned. [Full Article...]

Android would soon support battery life indicator for connected Bluetooth devices

Android would soon support battery life indicator for connected Bluetooth devices You may have probably thought about this before-a battery level indicator for Bluetooth devices-but we don't know why nobody has really made the effort to add such feature. It may sound unexciting, but the ability to check the battery level of Bluetooth devices such as your headphones, speakers, watches and more from your phone is extremely handy - especially if you've ever been caught with flat b... [Full Article...]

Microsoft's Making it Easier to Buy Surface Hardware, Including Hub

Microsoft's Making it Easier to Buy Surface Hardware, Including Hub Teachers can expect online workshops, tweetmeets, and more once this series begins with a global #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet on August 15 at both 10 a.m. PT and 4 p.m. For an additional $8.25 per user per month, businesses can enjoy the ultimate productivity experience on Surface. For customers in the USA, we invite you to visit your nearest Microsoft Store for a device fitting or enroll online tod... [Full Article...]

Moto G5S & G5S Plus Mid-Rangers Are Official, Out This Month

Moto G5S & G5S Plus Mid-Rangers Are Official, Out This Month As seen in the leaks, both the devices look similar to the already launched Moto G5 and G5 Plus. Motorola has added two more smartphones to its G5 line: the G5S and G5S Plus. As for the new Moto G5S Plus , it has dual 13-megapixel rear cameras , combined with what Motorola described as "special photo enhancement software", such as selective focus. [Full Article...]

Earth likely to warm more than 2 degrees this century

Earth likely to warm more than 2 degrees this century The world will nearly certainly reach a tipping point and bring about unstoppable, destructive climate change , according to a new study . "The bad news is they are unlikely to be enough to achieve the target of keeping warming at or below 1.5 degrees [Celsius]". [Full Article...]

Confirmed: South African sides to join expanded Pro 14

Confirmed: South African sides to join expanded Pro 14 The Scottish, Italian and South African sides will play each other three times. The conferences have been decided based on last season's results. "But it is also a fantastic opportunity for South African rugby to widen our rugby horizons". [Full Article...]

HP has crammed a workstation into a backpack

HP has crammed a workstation into a backpack Created to work with HTC's Vive business edition headset or HP's own mixed-reality headset, the Z VR Backpack G1 Workstation runs on Windows 10 Pro, and features an Intel Core i7 processor with 32GB memory, an Nvidia Quadro PS2000 graphics card with 16GB video memory, and 1 TB SSD storage. [Full Article...]

Ford Mustang adds stealth mode for 2018

Ford Mustang adds stealth mode for 2018 As for the feature itself, the Mustang's new mode will use steering-wheel mounted controls allowing users to toggle through the menu to select what time they want to start up their vehicle. For example, if you happen to leave for work while your neighbors are sleeping, you can set your Mustang to start in Quiet mode during early-morning hours. [Full Article...]

Police Report Additional Items Stolen From Armstrong Museum

Police Report Additional Items Stolen From Armstrong Museum As Doubek reports, it's hard to put a value on Armstrong's copy of the scale model. In 2003, the gold model was auctioned for over $50,000. Gutheinz said it would be a "damn shame" if the replica was melted down, and it would also make finding the thieves very hard. [Full Article...]

Facebook acquires Ozlo AI startup to make Messenger smarter

Facebook acquires Ozlo AI startup to make Messenger smarter Facebook announced it has bought Ozlo , a start-up company that built a virtual assistant app for smartphones, hoping to improve the Messenger app with AI. Ozlo had raised $ 14 million (£10.6 million) from a number of investors before Facebook's acquisition, including United States capital venture firm Greylock . [Full Article...]

US Carries Out 'Successful' Test of THAAD Anti-Missile System in Alaska

US Carries Out 'Successful' Test of THAAD Anti-Missile System in Alaska The release said that the terminal high altitude area defense weapon, or THAAD, system at Narrow Cape successfully located and intercepted that test missile. "Intercepting a warhead during this phase is hard and the least desirable of the phases because there is little margin for error and the intercept will occur close to the intended target", the Missile Defense Agency said on its website. [Full Article...]

Ex-Google chief says iPhone is years ahead of Android camera-wise

Ex-Google chief says iPhone is years ahead of Android camera-wise He stated that since Samsung is using Android which is open-source, Samsung has to "convince" Google to allow the innovations to trickle down to Google applications through the appropriate APIs. Finally, the former Google exec says that Apple doesn't suffer from these same constraints and that if it wants to update its camera software, it can do so without having to wait any prolonged period... [Full Article...]

Asteroid Flyby To Assist NASA Test Global Tracking Network

Asteroid Flyby To Assist NASA Test Global Tracking Network Asteroid 2012 TC4 is estimated to be between 10 and 30 metres in size. An asteroid discovered in 2012 will pass close to, but safely by, Earth on October 12. The asteroid last whipped by Earth in 2012 at about one-fourth the distance to the moon. "This is the ideal target for such an exercise because while we know the orbit of 2012 TC4 well enough to be absolutely certain it will ... [Full Article...]


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