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by | May 31, 2018 | 18:01

A storm surge warning was in place from the Suwannee River to Navarre, Florida, and a tropical storm warning covered from the Suwannee River to the border of MS and Alabama. It's moving north at 14 miles per hour (22 kph), and has top sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 kph). A storm surge watch has been discontinued west of the Florida/Alabama border.

by | May 30, 2018 | 11:32

Morneau said the federal government does not plan to be a long-term owner and is in negotiations with interested investors, including Indigenous communities, pension funds and the Alberta government, which will provide funding for any unexpected costs that arise during construction.

by | May 30, 2018 | 10:58

Showers and storms should taper Friday night as what's left of Alberto continues to be pushed to the south and east of CNY. "On the forecast track, the center of Alberto will move over the northern Gulf of Mexico overnight and cross the northern Gulf Coast in the warning area on Monday ", the National Hurricane Center said .

by | May 29, 2018 | 15:16

The governors of Florida, Alabama and MS all declared states of emergency ahead of the storm. Rainfall totals of between 5 and 10 inches, with up to 15 inches, are possible from eastern Louisiana to Mississippi, Alabama, western Tennessee and the western Florida panhandle, the NWS said .

by | May 29, 2018 | 01:02

Alberto's high winds also led to concerns over the threat of storm surge and risky rip currents from the coasts of Gulf of Mexico to the Atlantic Ocean. Alberto got an early jump on the 2018 hurricane season, which doesn't officially start until Friday . Jeffrey Medlin, meteorologist in charge in Mobile, says even after the storm moves north there will still be swells coming up from the south.

by | May 28, 2018 | 07:06

Eddy Warner loads sand bags as he waits for family members to assist and tie off and load the bags into his vehicle, while preparing for Subtropical Storm Alberto to make its way through the Gulf of Mexico in Gulfport, Miss., Saturday, May 26, 2018.

by | May 28, 2018 | 04:16

In 1981, after logging more than 25 million miles of spaceflight, he retired at the age of 49 as head of the NASA astronaut training group to become an artist . space station, orbiting the Earth for 59 days and travelling 24.4 million miles - one of 11 world records he set in the fields of space and aeronautics.

by | May 25, 2018 | 05:26

As part of the NY probe, prosecutors are investigating Cohen for possible campaign finance violations and bank fraud. Evgeny A. Freidman, a key business associate of Michael Cohen , pleaded guilty to a minor tax evasion charge, and agreed to cooperate fully with the government's investigation .

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:01

The new feature is beginning to roll out to Android users today, while iOS users can expect it in the coming days. The logic behind the new feature seems to be aimed at re-sharing someone's post with your own commentary on top of it. And, you can also resize and rotate the post sticker in your Story to your liking, while also adding other stuff like emoji, hashtag and more. You can also add your own caption or thoughts to the post.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:59

CFC-11, used as a refrigerant, is considered the second most damaging of the chemicals phased out under the 1987 Montreal Protocol , The US stopped making it in 1996 and worldwide production had reached nearly zero by 2007. CFC concentration in the atmosphere has declined by 15 percent from its peak in 1993, but over the past few years, the rate of decline has slowed down .

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:00

We do know that it will be available on the Verizon Up rewards program, so every $300 spent on monthly bills can be turned into prizes - from VIP tickets to everyday rewards. The biggest takeaway from Brownlee's video of the Hydrogen One prototype, though, may be how big the phone is. That widespread availability is a nice feather in the cap for the Hydrogen One, a $1,200 Android phone that's said to boast a revolutionary 3D display.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:58

On July 24th, No Man's Sky will hit the Xbox One with all of the previously released updates and one massive new feature: Multiplayer. In listening to the community's requests, users now have the option to link their Discord account to their Xbox account, making it easier to see what your friends are playing on Xbox Live.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:38

As mentioned above, the new Black Ops 4 release will feature a Battle Royale mode , which will hope to compete with the likes of Fortnite . We will also see three returning Black Ops 3 specialist and they are Ruin, Seraph, and Firebreak.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:35

Although YouTube has a giant library of songs and videos , it competes with Google Play Music and YouTube Red , which is the company's advertisement-free video streaming service. YouTube Music is now the brand. YouTube Music reimagines the mobile app but also comes to desktop, similar to how Google Play Music now works.

by | May 17, 2018 | 04:59

Storage stands at 64GB for the base model, but you can also have it with 128 or 256GB built in. The OnePlus 6 is a flagship smartphone, so it comes with beefy hardware which is what was expected from it. On top of that, the OnePlus 6 is also water-resistant, but OnePlus did not give the phone any specific IP rating. Though its a little early to form a final verdict about the OnePlus 6 , going by all the information we have so far, the device will be a definite generational leap in ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:46

They utilized huge computer system simulations to recommend that, if other universes exists, they might be just as most likely to harbor life. Cosmologists from the Durham University in the United Kingdom and Australia's University of Sydney, Western Sydney University, and the University of Western Australia used huge computer simulations of our observed universe to examine how different levels of dark energy might affect the development of life.

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:32

And Twitter is freaking out about it. [ Editor's note: It was not in unison .] The pair each tried a number of headphones ranging from nice to incredibly crappy and still heard only " Laurel ". You might actually hear different sounds than the person next to you. Some people swear they hear nothing but Laurel , while others can't fathom hearing anything but Yanny .

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:27

Ultimately, HTC says that each Exodus will act as a node for the bitcoin and ethereum blockchains - so that every phone increases the overall size and scope of the network. HTC has followed in footsteps of Sirin Labs who announced a blockchain powered smartphone past year. Blockchain technology can be applied anywhere security and decentralization are important, from online shopping to private communications, and HTC is hoping to tap into that.

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:28

Since the fallout over political firm Cambridge Analytica obtaining millions of Facebook users' data without their permission, Facebook reiterated its commitment to being more transparent. This number apparently doesn't include millions of accounts that are blocked from being registered in the first place. Facebook says 0.22-0.27% of views by users were of content that violated its standards around graphic violence in the period.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:20

If Galileo already flew within the immediate vicinity of the jets without even trying, NASA could certainly achieve the same feat with a new probe created to specifically to sample the icy plumes in the hunt for microbial life or some other organic proof that something is alive in Europa's depths.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:19

The new policy is one of a number of changes made by new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, who also is tightening driver screenings and enhancing its app so customers can have more trusted contacts able to follow each trip and a new emergency button that automatically dials 911.

by | May 14, 2018 | 18:20

According to a news report by CNet , a class-action complaint was filed against Apple because of issues with the MacBook keyboard issues. The class action was filed in the Northern District Court of California and sites complaints of a finicky keyboard that failed for some users after only one month of use.

by | May 14, 2018 | 18:20

Our guess is that Bethesda may showcase some gameplay footage during its E3 2018 event. As Rage 2 is still now "unannounced", there is no information of when to expect the title, or who's behind development. A gameplay trailer for RAGE 2 will release tomorrow, May 15. The first Rage sport released was to get i-OS. We simply have no idea what it's going to show.

by | May 14, 2018 | 18:18

AMG says the GT S Roadster , the third introduction to the GT Roadster line-up, has had modifications made to not only its 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8, but also to its suspension, brakes, design and interior. The vehicle also comes standard with an electronically controlled locking differential at the rear axle, which is integrated with the rear-mounted transmission.

by | May 14, 2018 | 18:14

It's about the size of a football pitch and it will come as close as 126,419 miles from the Earth's surface. This asteroid was "lost" and then found again. Diameter in the range of 60-130 meters. A "lost" asteroid will be whizzing across our skies on May the 14th! Despite its seemingly large size, the asteroid will not be visible to the naked eye from Earth.

by | May 14, 2018 | 13:17

According to the rumour, OnePlus 6 will be available in "Black Mirror" and "Midnight Black" body colours. In comparison, the OnePlus 5T launched in Europe at 499 Euro for the 64GB variant. These users will also receive an extended manufacturer warranty of 3 months over and above the existing 1 year warranty for the OnePlus 6 . OnePlus will have an India event on May 17 in Mumbai, one day after the London launch where it will reveal the OnePlus 6 for India.

by | May 12, 2018 | 11:01

One will disable all notification sounds and vibrations in the YouTube program for a fixed amount of time. However, Google also announced its "Digital Wellbeing" initiative for Android P, as a part of which it also announced a feature called "take a break" for YouTube .

by | May 12, 2018 | 11:01

The company stated that the Block 5 model "is created to be capable of 10 or more refurbishments, and is very limited", which will help shorten the time between successive launches, which the company has been doing for some time. If all goes as planned, SpaceX would fly the same rocket twice in a single day in 2019, which would be another first for the company. The backup window for the launch set was set for 4:14 p.m.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:14

It will contain top trending lists like the Foodie List to show you where the tastemakers are eating, and help you find new restaurants based on info from local experts, Google's algorithms, and trusted publishers. Instead of relying on an unclear blue dot while walking around a cluttered city, Google suggests this camera-fueled augmented reality interface may one day save the day.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:00

The edge devices, in this case, are on-premises servers that can act as Azure IoT Edge devices. Microsoft has also updated its Bot Framework, which when combined with its new Cognitive Services updates, will enhance the next generation of conversational bots.

by | May 08, 2018 | 00:57

With the new feature, all Fitbit users age 13 and older will be able to log menstrual cycles , track symptoms, and receive notifications before the period start date. In the future, Fitbit hopes to use all this menstrual data to offer insights about how sleep and exercise impact your period and vice versa. What's different here is being able to see that in relation to other metrics that Fitbit already tracks, like sleep, weight and activity trends.

by | May 07, 2018 | 06:17

Geological Survey reported on its website. Residents have been evacuated from two remote, rural neighborhoods on the eastern edge of Hawaii Island where the lava is emerging from the fissures. Most of the earthquakes are caused by magma moving within the volcanoes. Local officials closed volcano viewing areas while a portion of the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park was also closed.

by | May 03, 2018 | 12:09

Apple sells more iPhone X units every week than any other iPhone model, and that's been the case since the launch of the device back in November. Revenue also rose 16 percent to $61.1bn (£44.7bn) from $53bn ($38.9bn) a year earlier , ahead of market expectations. Apple closed on Tuesday at a value of $169.10 but was able to reach almost $175.00 within a few hours of the quarterly results being posted.

by | May 03, 2018 | 12:01

The company is giving videos a similar treatment, bringing nearly 500,000 hours of content to Mi devices through Xiaomi's Mi Video app. The apps are the first internet services that Xiaomi has brought to India. The music app by Xiaomi is quite similar to other music apps available in the Indian market such as Saavn, Gaana, iTunes, Jio Music. It also has support for a wide variety of video formats, subtitles, and private folders.

by | April 30, 2018 | 11:30

Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg , Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop and Assistant Environment Minister Melissa Price will make the announcement in Cairns today. "You can't have both", Ms Casule said in a Greenpeace statement on Sunday. While the world worked on a plan to tackle climate change, these were practical measures to build the Reef's resilience, Chairman John Schubert said.