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Science Canada's Two Newest Astronauts
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Lt. Colonel Joshua Kutryk of the Royal Canadian Air Force and Jenni Sidey, an engineer and lecturer at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom, were named by Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, as the Canadian Space Agency's (CSA) fourth class of astronauts.

Science Noteworthy Stock's Activity: Banco Bradesco Sa (BBD)
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HRT Financial LLC increased its stake in Banco Bradesco SA by 266.0% in the first quarter. Charlemagne Capital Ltd. raised its stake in shares of Banco Bradesco SA by 4.5% in the fourth quarter. On the other hand Banco Bradesco Sa (NYSE:BBD) has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 53.93 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.24. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 3rd.

Science Castlevania Netflix Series Producer Announces an Assassin's Creed Anime in the Works
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Has confirmed that the Assassin's Creed series will be an entirely original story based on the popular Ubisoft franchise. I played the first edition of Assassin's Creed the year I moved to Los Angeles to pursue my dream. A hard decision to make at this point is that he didn't confirm whether they are going to go full anime with Assassin's Creed just like Dragon Ball Z or Naruto.

Science Amazon completes acquisition of e-commerce firm Souq
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Souq.com itself claims over 45 million visitors per month and a range of 8.4 million products across 31 categories. Bloomberg previously reported that Amazon was in discussions over an investment at a valuation in excess of $1 billion but, amid rivalry from Emaar's ambitious Noon.com project and others, an acquisition agreement was reached.

Science Amazon's Alexa learning more new skills every day
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To see Alexa's Prime Day (July 11) deals without asking, check out Amazon's Alexa Deals page, which shows the current deals available via the vocal assistant and the phrases that unlock them. Amazon says that it will slash the price of this TV by over 30 per cent during the sale event. If you can not find them, think about how shoppers may search for your product using their voice.

Science After 5yrs, Sen Ndume finally escapes terrorism charges
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The Judge also faulted the prosecution, for failing to call eminent personalities to give evidence, in respect of the charges against Ndume. "When I read the evidence led by the prosecution witnesses, I didn't see any evidence by which the defendant was linked to Boko Haram members or to aid their logistics", he said.

Science Trump Body-Slams CNN In Doctored Video
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Trump supporters, however, came to his defense and disagreed with the characterization that the post was meant to incite violence against the press. O'Brien said on Monday that the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election is hanging over Trump and is likely driving a lot of his decisions, saying it "cuts to core issues in Trumplandia".

Science Seawater Strengthens Roman Concrete To Survive For 2000 Years
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Credit: J.P. Oleson. In order for Roman concrete recipes to gain more traction, Jackson said, test structures will be needed to evaluate the long-term properties of marine structures built with volcanic rock and measure how they stack up against the properties of steel-reinforced concrete, for example.

Science Rebellion announces Evil Genius 2
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Rebellion say they've wanted to make a follow-up ever since - CEO Jason Kingsley confirms the announcement toward the end of the video above. Evil Genius 2 is now in the early stages of development for PC, although a console release hasn't been ruled out.

Science Why are Kollywood's leading stars silent over tax blues in Tamil Nadu?
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Given the many loopholes left in the GST, the businesses must prepare themselves for more hiccups as and when the states feel the need to increase their revenues by levying additional taxes. The Tamil film industry recently woke up to the shocking news of double taxation under the new GST regime. Here are some tweets that were put out in protest of the state government's decision.

Science Samsung's Is Developing A Smart Speaker With Bixby Built In
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Samsung Electronics Co.is developing a voice-activated speaker powered by its virtual assistant Bixby, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. The South Korean phone maker promised a lot of features that will be included with the Bixby voice assistant, including voice commands and Bixby Vision.

Science Frog species boomed when the dinosaurs croaked
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As a result of this they noted that three frog clades, which account for about 88% of known frog species, actually diverged at about the same time the dinosaurs went extinct. But from the ashes rose a creature that at one point had been just a small number of species, but in a post-dinosaur world thrived and branched off into thousands of different species.

Science Asus ZenFone AR releasing in India on July 13
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The device comes with a 5.7-inch WQHD Super AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2560x1440 pixels, which makes it an ideal device to run augmented reality apps. It has a dual 13-megapixel camera setup on the rear side. The in-box charger is relatively weak – 10W – and it takes a long 4 hours to charge the battery to 100%.

Science The dual-lens Moto X4 just got detailed in full
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Having already made an appearance at Geekbench as XT1902 model, more juicy details on the device have become available today thanks to Andri Yatim , who has great standing when it comes to Motorola leaks. As Moto M was priced at Rs. 15,999 for the 3GB+32GB variant, we expect the company to price the upcoming Moto M in sub Rs. 12K price-point if it ever launched in the Indian market.

Science Elon Musk: Tesla's Mass-Market Model 3 Begins Production Friday
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Musk also said that Tesla will hold a handover party for the first 30 Model 3 customers on July 28th-which will presumably be our first chance to see the final, fully developed, production-spec version of the auto. The Tesla Model 3 is also expected to make its way to India in the near future. Musk said he expected an exponential growth of the production of the auto.

Author: 0 Andy Murray's wife Kim pregnant with second child

ANDY MURRAY made safe progression into the second round of Wimbledon with a straight sets win against Alexander Bublik . "But once I got out there and got the early break, after saving a few break points on my service game, I felt good and moved well".

Science Nubia N2 with 16MP Selfie Camera & 5000mAh Battery Listed on Amazon India
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That's not all, though, as Nubia India's official Twitter page basically confirmed that the phone will be launched on July 5, which is two days from now. It has a 5.5-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels. The phone comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 32GB via microSD card.

Science BMW gives first glimpse of i8 Roadster
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BMW's new i8 Roadster will be virtually silent, offer zero local emissions and will likely be high on the fun-to-drive meter. But spy photos of the new model have revealed a few things. "Hundred" coupe i8 takes 4.4 seconds. The facelifted plug-in hybrid is also expected to be more efficient - despite the fact the i8 already averages fuel consumption of just 2.1L/100km on the NEDC cycle.

Science Sony's Xperia XZ Premium gets a July launch window
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That means Sony is going to have first dibs on it for the upcoming flagship smartphone. Following lead of leading handset makers like LG and Samsung, Sony will reportedly be unveiling its next flagship with an aspect ratio of 18:9, and the smartphone will sport a screen size of 6-inches.

Science ICO Raps NHS Trust over Protection Failure in Google Trial
Author: 0 ICO Raps NHS Trust over Protection Failure in Google Trial

One of the most grievous offenses on the list, according to a report from the ICO, is the fact that patients were not adequately informed about how their data would be transmitted, or for what objective. The Information Commissioner (ICO) has now concluded a year-long investigation that focused on the Royal Free's clinical testing of Streams in late 2015 and 2016, which was meant to guarantee that the service could be deployed safely at the hospital.

Science Sony Uploads Edited Xbox One X Anthem Footage as PlayStation 4 Gameplay
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Even though its release date is still up in the air, the buzz around Anthem has already pushed Sony to take advantage of the hype. According to Eurogamer and many other fans who pointed it out, it is. Though it's common practice for publishers to share footage for a game to multiple channels, especially for different platform holders, the problem here is that the Anthem footage is from the Xbox One X version.

Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 specs leak, tipped to launch this month end

Hardware, of course, will see an overhaul in the Redmi Note 5. The Xiaomi X1 is the subject of a new leak and it appears that it could release instead of the much-rumored Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 . On the front, the Redmi Note 4 comes with a 5-megapixel camera. The Redmi Pro 2 would likely to feature a dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel sensor.