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Sci-tech Donald Trump dismays, angers allies by abandoning Paris climate pact
Author: 0 Donald Trump dismays, angers allies by abandoning Paris climate pact

The state previously set ambitious greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets to decrease emissions 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030 and 80 percent by 2050. During a recent UN meeting in Germany, an official with the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) discussed how the tech could provide benefits as the world moves to adopt the Paris Climate Change Agreement, an accord struck past year aimed at reducing global carbon emissions .

Author: 0 Blake Griffin opts out, becomes free agent

If he leaves, he could sign for up to four years and $130 million with another team. A source close to the player reportedly told The Association Press that the 28-year-old power forward made a decision to test the free agency market after being with the Clippers since 2009.

Sci-tech Word Macro Used to Break into the
Author: 0 Word Macro Used to Break into the "More Secure" Windows 10 S

While The Register claims 32TB of data, including unreleased Windows builds, has been leaked, The Verge understands most of the collection has been available for months, or even years. It is believed the data was exfiltrated from Microsoft's in-house systems. Apart from this, the leaked and top secret builds of Windows 10 were created by engineers for testing and bug-hunting purposes, which included private debugging symbols.

Author: 0 Kohl's Corporation (KSS) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.21

This volume capacity is dissimilar from 3 months average volume. The company's stock has a normal trading capacity of 4.78M shares while the relative volume is 1.16. Atlantic Securities raised shares of Kohl's Corporation from an "underweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and raised their target price for the stock from $36.00 to $42.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 4th.

Sci-tech Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma
Author: 0 Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma

MONSTER CUPTOYOTA/SAVE MART 350Site: Sonoma , California Schedule: Saturday, qualifying, 2:45 p.m. (FS1); Sunday, race, 3 p.m., FS1. Now signed as a road course driver for Rick Ware Racing (RWR), O'Connell will also run the Saturday race in the K & N Pro Series West race in the #77 Performance P-1 Motorsports Chevrolet.

Author: 0 Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill

On Thursday, former US President Barack Obama took to Facebook to write , "This bill will do you harm". The costs occur even if the state freezes enrollment in expanded Medicaid, a program now covering 82,000 state residents who earn between 100 percent and 138 percent of the federal poverty level, the analysis said.

Sci-tech Amazon opens smart home camera control to Alexa developers
Author: 0 Amazon opens smart home camera control to Alexa developers

Alexa will convert the input from a customer's voice into a command that Amazon calls a "directive". "With our skill for Alexa, customers don't have to take out their phones and open the Ring app to see their camera feed", Ring software engineer Darrell Sommerlatt said in a statement.

Sci-tech OnePlus Responds to Charges of Benchmark Cheating
Author: 0 OnePlus Responds to Charges of Benchmark Cheating

It's worth noting that this isn't the first time OnePlus has been accused of manipulating benchmarks . OnePlus sent OP5 review units to XDA Developers around ten days ago on an agreement that they weren't allowed to report on the device before the official launch .

Sci-tech Kepler's Mission Comes To Close As Scientists Publish Data
Author: 0 Kepler's Mission Comes To Close As Scientists Publish Data

The project will look for planets which lie in the so-called Goldilocks zone - not too near or far to their sun so conditions are not too hot or cold- which means it could hold liquid water for life to evolve. While the craft will collect a lot of information, the goal of the mission is to find both habitable worlds and Earth twins. An unmanned spacecraft created to search for habitable planets will be launched into space by the end of 2026.

Sci-tech YouTube reveals new VR format
Author: 0 YouTube reveals new VR format

The first such cameras will be available from retailers this winter. Besides, it will also support livestreaming videos. This new format delivers 3-D video while capturing 180-degrees around you. The YouTube mobile player, meanwhile, is being made to adapt to the screen it's being viewed on, including whether it's being watched vertically or in a square or horizontal format.

Sci-tech Indian sensex retreats from record highs on profit-taking
Author: 0 Indian sensex retreats from record highs on profit-taking

The 30-share index was up 220.49 points or 0.7 percent at 31,504.13. Minutes into trading, it was quoting at 31,370.11 points, up by 86.47 points, or 0.28 per cent. However, Sun Pharma rose 0.97 per cent, Wipro 0.79 per cent, ICICI Bank 0.71 per cent, Dr Reddy's 0.71 per cent, Cipla 0.39 per cent and Infosys 0.32 per cent.

Sci-tech Google Search Results Will No Longer Show Medical Records
Author: 0 Google Search Results Will No Longer Show Medical Records

The access to private medical records can be greatly harming to the victims, both emotionally and financially. If you're wondering how private medical records could appear in Google's search results in the first place, it's perfectly possible following a hack, a leak or a simple error.

Sci-tech Air Force Thunderbirds, jet trainer set for Ohio air show
Author: 0 Air Force Thunderbirds, jet trainer set for Ohio air show

No injuries were immediately reported as emergency responders were working to extricate the two occupants inside the aircraft. Reed says there was no immediate report of any fuel leaks. The Thunderbirds were "conducting a familiarization flight" in preparation for the annual Vectren Dayton Air Show. A witness told WHIO-TV the F-16 had slipped and flipped onto its top as it came in for landing.

Sci-tech Total solar eclipse an 'unprecedented' excuse to visit US
Author: 0 Total solar eclipse an 'unprecedented' excuse to visit US

On August 21, the moon will pass between the sun and Earth creating the first total solar eclipse to cross the US since 1918. If you live elsewhere in North America, a portion of the sun will partially disappear near midday. The U.S. space agency will also broadcast the eclipse live from locations along the path. "You need to be safe", he said. Definitely the chance of a lifetime to see something really unique.

Sci-tech Honda plant hits the brakes as WannaCry ransomware strikes again
Author: 0 Honda plant hits the brakes as WannaCry ransomware strikes again

It would appear that the company actually made the discovery last Sunday when it found that its computers in regions all across the globe were infected with WannaCry. Australian authorities reported on June 22 that more than 50 traffic cameras were infected with WannaCry. It is odd because the original WannaCry ransomware version that was deployed in the mid-May attacks has been stopped from making new victims after a security researcher registered a domain that prevented new infections.

Sci-tech International Engine of the Year award winners
Author: 0 International Engine of the Year award winners

The 567hp, 3,493cc, all-aluminium unit powers the 2017 NSX sportscar. Designed specifically for 100 per cent battery electric vehicles, the new Electric Powertrain award saw a field featuring Volkswagen, Renault/Nissan, GM and BMW among others.

Sci-tech Android Market support will end soon on Android 2.1 and older
Author: 0 Android Market support will end soon on Android 2.1 and older

Downloading install packages from unknown sources is not advisable, not to mention Google now provides security patches for Android versions 4.4 (KitKat) and above. Once June 30 rolls around, these old devices won't be able to access Android Market, and Google says that there won't be any notification about the change sent to the devices themselves.

Sci-tech Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Author: 0 Mourinho accused of tax fraud

He was alleged to have defrauded the tax authority for a sum of 14.7 million Euros. In an earlier report , Marca said Ronaldo has told his team-mates he was leaving and "there is no turning back". I will defend him as a player and as a human being. Perez said that "as far as I know Cristiano has always met [his fiscal obligations]" and that "it all must be some sort of misunderstanding that will be cleared up quickly".

Sci-tech Overwatch Cuts Rate of Loot Box Duplicates and Adjusts Highlight Feature
Author: 0 Overwatch Cuts Rate of Loot Box Duplicates and Adjusts Highlight Feature

It has become something of a rite of passage for newer Overwatch players to open dozens of loot boxes only to be given repeat legendary skins for characters they never use. Released in Overwatch's Patch 1.12 that went live on June 20, the two skins will just start popping up in lucky players' loot boxes. Players can now generate their own highlights! On PC, players will also have the option to select the quality at which these highlights are exported, supporting up to 4K at 60 FPS for ...

Author: 0 Nintendo is working to increase Switch production

Increasing production isn't just limited to the next two months, as Nintendo plans to strengthen their production system to improve the availability of the Switch in the future. But thanks to Scibetta, we now have a knowledge that Nintendo is planning for them to release in 2018. It appears as if the insatiable demand for iPhones and Switches alike have pitted Cupertino's Apple against Kyoto's Nintendo.

Sci-tech Portugal sidesteps Ronaldo's legal woes at Confed Cup
Author: 0 Portugal sidesteps Ronaldo's legal woes at Confed Cup

The goal came just eight minutes into the match. El Tri was extremely impressive in their opening 2-2 draw with Portugal , looking like a team with something to prove - after some inconsistent performances at major tournaments down the decades.

Author: 0 China talks focusing on North Korean threat

The coroner's office reviewed medical records from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and the air ambulance service that helped bring Warmbier from Pyongyang to Cincinnati after 17 months. And frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the result would have been a lot different. North Korea's government said it released Warmbier last week on "humanitarian grounds ".

Sci-tech Indomitable Lions seek Australia's scalp in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Indomitable Lions seek Australia's scalp in Russian Federation

Cameroon enjoyed an extra day's rest following their opening defeat to the South Americans, another reason fresh legs will be invaluable when they meet. And it's good to see the debate's not just the usual empty vessels, there's some new voices that have strong opinions, both for and against what I'm doing.

Sci-tech Pokémon GO Update Version 0.67.1 Now Available On Android
Author: 0 Pokémon GO Update Version 0.67.1 Now Available On Android

Added search functionality to Pokémon collection screen. The creatures will likely be stronger than the more easily obtainable Pokemon in Pokemon GO , so the mythical encounters will have to be limited carefully in the near future. High-level Pokemon will lose motivation the longer they are there, affecting their combat power. When that happens, up to 20 players will be able to take on the presiding Pokemon for the chance to capture it when the fight is done.

Sci-tech US total solar eclipse sparks spectator excitement
Author: 0 US total solar eclipse sparks spectator excitement

The postage stickers are printed with thermochromatic ink, letting snail mailers and stamp enthusiasts change the front image with the swipe of a finger. "In fact, if you leave your filters on, you won't see anything at all during totality". Fred Meyer , for example, will have eclipse glasses at all of its stores near and within the eclipse's path for $1.99 each.

Author: 0 Family: Freed student who died has 'completed his journey'

Warmbier, an OH native and student at the University of Virginia, was arrested in North Korea in January 2016 while visiting as a tourist. Washington has some 28,000 troops deployed in South Korea and a naval armada in the region. Otto Warmbier, 22, died at a hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio on Monday, a week after being released from North Korea in a coma. The U.S. Congress is also debating ways to tighten financial sanctions on the Kim regime to deny it resources to advance its weapons programs.

Sci-tech Jaguar Teases Its Smallest SUV E-Pace
Author: 0 Jaguar Teases Its Smallest SUV E-Pace

The baby SUV has a lot to live up to too, joining Jaguar's family of performance SUVs, after the F-Pace helped bump up Jaguar sales by 83 per cent past year. And while taller vehicles like these generally lean more when cornering and offer less driver engagement than a saloon, Jaguar's form with the F-Pace proves this need not always be the case.

Sci-tech Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over rude chants at Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over rude chants at Confederations Cup

Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo has faced the media for the first time since reports in Spain have claimed that he wants to leave the country. Hernandez's diving header against Portugal leaves "Chicharito", Mexico's all-time top-scorer, just two short of the 50-goals tally. "We played against an opponent playing at home with a home crowd, a team which pressured us, but we were better.We had more opportunities and we were just winners".

Sci-tech Samsung to Unveil Galaxy Note 8 in August
Author: 0 Samsung to Unveil Galaxy Note 8 in August

What other features do you hope to see when the Galaxy Note 8 launches? perhaps an updated S Pen or dual front speakers? The tablet will be available for purchase at offline retail stores and company's India website from today for Rs 47,990.

Sci-tech Latest 'Transformers' is even bad for a 'Transformers' movie
Author: 0 Latest 'Transformers' is even bad for a 'Transformers' movie

But for such visual amazement to be a worthy exercise, you need a bit of substance to back it up and, as ever, it's where Transformers fails once again . As said in FilmJournal, the Last Knight is the first movie in the world to strap two such cameras into a 3D rig. "It's awesome and it's inspiring, you know, to just kind of drive down the street and see that people, you know, won't be told (how) to live their lives".

Author: 0 IKEA, Apple partner to make furniture shopping easier

But of course, the method which is implemented in iOS 11 is far more polished and takes a lot of cues from the AirPods and the Apple Watch style of scanning an on-screen code. However, the partnership with Apple and the usage of the ARKit will improve the app's quality and consistency. While IKEA already offers a basic version of this within its iOS app, Valdsgaard says the advent of ARKit means that it will be far more accurate than it is now.

Sci-tech The US Has A New Personal Best For Renewable Energy Use
Author: 0 The US Has A New Personal Best For Renewable Energy Use

Throughout the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump promised to bring back coal mining jobs. "The U.S. coal industry will continue to decline, and it will continue to shed jobs", Sam Feaster, a data analyst at the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, wrote in a recent report .

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