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Author: 0 Snap, NBCUniversal Partner On New Digital Video Venture

It was not immediately clear how advertising on shows that come out of the studio will be sold, though presumably they be sold much like other original programming that runs on Snapchat, with the two companies sharing ad revenue. In the past, Snapchat and NBC have worked together to produce original, short-form shows for Snapchat including NBC News' "Stay Tuned" and E!'s and NBC's offshoot of " The Voice ", which received an Emmy nomination.

Science WhatsApp introduces live location sharing
Author: 0 WhatsApp introduces live location sharing

Back in May, Facebook officially rolled out temporary location sharing in Messenger having experimented with the idea in different formats within Messenger and the main Facebook app for years. When someone shares their location, it appears in chat as a map with their avatar in the center and a notice on the bottom that says "Live Until 2:00", or whatever time the share is set to expire.

Author: 0 What Is Insider Trading Activity Like At American Express Company (AXP)?

United Community Banks, Inc. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Legal & General Group Plc decreased American Express Co ( AXP ) stake by 1.44% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. American Express Company (NYSE: AXP ) has a market cap of $81.84 billion and over the last 12 months, AXP has risen by 52.88%. The Iberiabank Corp holds 19,282 shares with $2.78 million value, up from 16,288 last quarter.

Science Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Launch Trailer
Author: 0 Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Launch Trailer

To celebrate the upcoming launch of Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus , Bethesda just revealed the stunning launch trailer. Equip an arsenal of badass guns, and unleash new abilities to blast your way through legions of advanced Nazi soldiers, cyborgs, and über soldiers in this definitive first-person shooter.

Science EA shuts down Dead Space developer Visceral, Star Wars project being moved
Author: 0 EA shuts down Dead Space developer Visceral, Star Wars project being moved

The Star Wars game in development at Visceral will be revamped and move to a different studio, EA says, although it will now be something completely different. Lastly, while we had originally expected this game to launch late in our fiscal year 2019, we're now looking at a new timeframe that we will announce in the future.

Science The Axon M is ZTE's First Dual Screen Foldable Smartphone
Author: 0 The Axon M is ZTE's First Dual Screen Foldable Smartphone

When you fold it out, you get an identical 5.2-inch display that, when not in use, folds around the back and just turns this phone into a glass sandwich. Launch Facebook or an e-mail app and the second screen becomes a keyboard. It's tough for me to work on a computer without having two displays and soon ZTE will offer a similar experience on your phone.

Science Google Maps Is Removing That Cupcake Calorie Counter After User Backlash
Author: 0 Google Maps Is Removing That Cupcake Calorie Counter After User Backlash

The update was tied to directions and displayed how many calories you'd burn if you were to walk to your destination. That's exactly the sort of snack a gaggle of Soylent-chugging gym nerds eternally cloistered in the amniotic sac of a Google conference room would assume we on the outside are shoveling into our maws, taking breaks only to unlock our auto doors or use our sticky fingers to order more mini cupcakes .

Science Google's strongest security, for those who need it most
Author: 0 Google's strongest security, for those who need it most

The receipt of attachments will also be delayed by about 60 seconds while Google carries out more extensive security checks. It will protect Gmail , Google Drive and YouTube data with a variety of measures including a physical authentication key.

Science Here is the unannounced Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2
Author: 0 Here is the unannounced Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

However, the Portrait Mode uses software and camera hardware tricks in order to blur the background from the foreground, making the latter appear more prominent and from what we have seen from the Pixel 2 camera , you honestly do not need a secondary shooter to make this happen.

Author: 0 Umb Bank NA/mo Modifies Its Ownership in Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Stock

Activision Blizzard, Inc . (NASDAQ: ATVI ) has risen 47.83% since October 17, 2016 and is uptrending. Technical analysis of The Southern Company (SO) stock includes the study of technical indicators and past trends. This technical momentum indicator compares the size of recent gains to recent losses helping to identify possible overbought and oversold conditions.

Author: 0 Microsoft tries again with troubled Surface Book line

The Surface Book 2 will be available in 13 and 15-inch configurations, with the smaller model starting at $1,499 and the larger at $2,499. As for longevity, Microsoft naturally has lofty claims for the battery life of its second round of Surface Books.

Science Micromax Bharat One feature phone expected to launch on October 17th
Author: 0 Micromax Bharat One feature phone expected to launch on October 17th

Commenting on the announcement, Rahul Sharma, Co-founder Micromax said, "BSNL is one of the major service providers in the country and has a vast reach and network that spreads across every nook & corner of the country". In terms of camera, the BSNL mobile has a 2-megapixel rear camera and a VGA camera at the front. As for the pricing, the Micromax Bharat 1 will be sold at just Rs.

Science This Is The New Polestar 1
Author: 0 This Is The New Polestar 1

Here it is, the very first standalone auto from Polestar , Volvo's performance arm. First is the aptly-named Polestar 1, limited-production, plug-in hybrid , 600-horsepower grand tourer based on Volvo's Scalable Platform Architecture, the same as Volvo's new-generation 60- and 90-series cars.

Author: 0 Facebook Acquires 'tbh'- An Anonymous Messaging App for Youth

Since the app got officially launched in August, it captured more than 1 billion poll answers out of which majority was of teens and high school students. Users can choose from a set of pre-selected compliments and carry polls on it, with names of four friends as options. A relatively unknown name in this part of the globe, tbh has been in existence for only a few months in the west on iOS and has garnered 5 million downloads for its primary feature - the ability to send honest compliments ...

Author: 0 HTC to launch new U-series smartphone on Nov 2

But, as per the reports, the company is now gearing up to launch a new smartphone, which is likely to be HTC U11 Plus . In case you can't recall, we've heard rumors in the past that the Taiwanese company is working on the alleged HTC U11 Plus featuring a bezel-less 18:9 ratio display .

Science Google Photos now recognizes your pets
Author: 0 Google Photos now recognizes your pets

If you're not familiar with Google Photos , it's pretty much like hiring a secretary to organize all of your images be people, places, and things. If you've snapped photos of multiple cats or dogs, you can also search by specific breed, such as ME coon or poodle.

Science CD Projekt Red Address Recent Staff Morale Rumors
Author: 0 CD Projekt Red Address Recent Staff Morale Rumors

After the success with The Witcher: Wild Hunt , the Polish studio CD Projekt RED earned the respect and admiration of millions of fans around the world and many members of the industry. Instead, the comment, which you can read in full below, touches only on vague defenses of CD Projekt Red. It closed by saying that, 'Cyberpunk 2077 is progressing as planned, but we are taking our time - in this case silence is the cost of making a great game '.

Science UK: Mercedes to recall 4,00000 cars with faulty airbags
Author: 0 UK: Mercedes to recall 4,00000 cars with faulty airbags

Mercedes said it was recalling models - the A, B, C, and E-Class as well as the CLA , GLA, and GLC - built between November 2011 and July 2017. Do you own an affected vehicle? The Associated Press reports via the German dpa news agency that 400,000 of the affected vehicles are registered in Britain, another some-hundred thousand in Germany as figures on other countries are expected to follow.

Science The Sky is Falling: Chinese space station heads for Earth
Author: 0 The Sky is Falling: Chinese space station heads for Earth

Chinese space station Tiangong-1 ( heavenly Palace ) falls on the surface of the Earth, and the speed of its fall is accelerating every day. The station is likely to crash into the Earth in late 2017 or early 2018. Although much of the craft is expected to burn up in the atmosphere, McDowell says some parts might still weigh up to 100kg when they crash into the Earth's surface.

Author: 0 Extensive Vulnerability Discovered with WIFI WPA2 Security

The flaw in WPA2 was discovered by Mathy Vanhoef , a postdoc security researcher in the computer science department of the Dutch university KU Leuven. In addition to allowing data to be decrypted, anything running Marshmallow or later can also be easily fooled into resetting the encryption key to all zeroes.

Science Redmi 4A heir to come with 8-days standby battery
Author: 0 Redmi 4A heir to come with 8-days standby battery

That itself was a giveaway of the fact that a new phone was en route. A first glance, the poster reveals that the 5A is not radically different than its predecessor in terms of design. It will come equipped with an 8MP rear camera along with a 5MP front-facing camera. On the connectivity front, the device supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and dual SIM cards with the hybrid SIM slot.

Science Android 8.0 Oreo Beta now available for OnePlus 3/3T
Author: 0 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta now available for OnePlus 3/3T

There doesn't seem to be anything new in this update, which means that this is just a general update. OnePlus has been under fire for the past few days for collecting sensitive user data including phone numbers, MAC addresses, and IMEI numbers.

Science Astronauts play with a fidget spinner in space
Author: 0 Astronauts play with a fidget spinner in space

Acaba, Randolph Bresnik, Mark T. Vande Hei and Paolo Nespoli. With the ubiquitous toy spinning in the foreground, Earth can be seen through a window of the station. But in space, the centre part doesn't stay still. Explaining the fidget spinner's odd behaviour, Bresnik wrote: " Allowing the fidget spinner to float reduces the bearing friction by permitting the rate of the central ring and outer spinner to equalize, and the whole thing spins as a unit ".

Science Zeku Joins The Street Fighter V Roster
Author: 0 Zeku Joins The Street Fighter V Roster

Guy ended up succeeding Zeku as the 39th master of Bushinryu and Zeku wasn't heard from since. But now, Zeku has returned to create his own group of ninjas and forge a new fighting style. Check out his image gallery here, which includes alternate costumes for both Zeku and his alter ego. One thing the three have in common is that die-hard fans already more or less knew they were joining the Street Fighter V roster based on leaked silhouettes.