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Disney‘s John Snoddy will talk imagineering augmented worlds at TC Sessions: AR/VR in LA this week

At our one-day TC Sessions: AR/VR event in LA on October 18, we’ll be joined by Walt Disney Imagineering’s R&D Studio Executive Jon Snoddy. We’re going to talk about how Disney is using augmented and virtual reality in their parks an

Cyberstalkers are crowdsourcing danger to victims’ doorsteps with dating apps - CNET

After being visited by more than 1,000 strangers, one victim asked Grindr for help more than 50 times. A judge agreed with the app’s decision to ignore his requests.

Tanak inspired Latvala to tone down «aggressive» style

Though Latvala is going into his 13th full season in the WRC and joined Toyota a year ahead of Tanak, it was the Estonian who emerged as the team's title contender in 2018.Latvala believes he can use Tanak's approach to get more out of the Yaris WRC this year

Mysterious Planet Nine May Actually Be Massive Icy Disc

There is a perfectly logical explanation for the strange orbits of objects in the farthest reaches of our Solar System. And it’s not the so-called “Planet Nine.” Researchers at the University of Cambridge […] The post Mysterious Plane

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Jewellers rush to offer discounts as sales slow down this wedding season

Sluggish economy, high bullion prices and consumer shift towards cheaper gifting options such as electronic goods and mobiles take the sheen off gold

Reliance Nippon Life Asset Q3 net profit drops 17% to Rs 109 cr

In comparison, the company logged a net profit of Rs 132.01 crore in October-December 2017, RNAM said in a filing to stock exchanges.

HDFC Life Q3 profit rises 18% to Rs 246 cr

The private sector insurer#39;s profit stood at Rs 207.32 crore in the same quarter of 2017, HDFC Life said in a statement.

Why is SBI selling Essar Steel debt one day before a court decision on the resolution?

The fight between the Ruias and Mittals could mean that the bidding sees a price war – and thus, SBI could get more money.

Oil drops nearly 2% as China#39;s economic slowdown bites

The gloomy news from the world#39;s second-largest economy and top oil importer pulled down financial markets across Asia.

Arsenal defender Bellerin to miss rest of season with injury

Arsenal says defender Hector Bellerin will be sidelined for the rest of the season after rupturing ligaments in his left knee

Nadal into 30th Slam semifinal; ends Tiafoe's Melbourne run

Rafael Nadal eliminated 21-year-old American Frances Tiafoe to get back to the Australian Open semifinals

'NFL bleaux it': Billboards protest missed call in NFC game

'NFL bleaux it': Billboards protest missed call in NFC game

The Latest: Official says no survivors expected from plane

An official involved in the search for a plane with an Argentine soccer player on board says it's unlikely there are any survivors

Kvitova back in Grand Slam semis, a 1st in 'second career'

Kvitova back in Grand Slam semis, a 1st in 'second career'

Abbreviated pundit roundup: Trump's shutdown scam

We begin today’s roundup with Eugene Robinson at The Washington Post and his analysis of Donald Trump’s shutdown and his cruel approach to the presidency: Imagine going a month without a paycheck. Imagine lining up the bills and deciding which get paid

Feared Sauber the «team to watch» in 2019

The Ferrari customer emerged as the most improved team of last season, starting the year at the back of the grid before developing into a regular top-10 qualifier and finisher.After clinching Alfa Romeo title sponsorship for 2018 it strengthened its technica

Honda to keep NSX for Super GT's Class One era

Super GT and DTM signed off a new set of technical regulations in June last year and Super GT manufacturers will officially adopt the new rules at the the start of 2020 season.It had been reported Honda was working on a front-engined version of its current NS

UK's world-famous Beefeaters on strike over pensions

LONDON (AP) - Workers at the Tower of London and Hampton Court Palace - including some of London's famed Beefeaters - are on strike in a dispute over pensions. The historic attractions, among London's most popular, remained open Tuesday despite the work slowd

AP wipes Iran-Contra pardons from Bill Barr's record: Another win for conventional wisdom

Isn't it relevant that Trump's AG nominee helped a president use the pardon power to cover up possible crimes?

Man with 'Alice in Wonderland Syndrome' Watches Computer Icons Leap Off Screen

At first, the man couldn't believe his eyes. The icons on his desktop computer were slowly jumping out of his monitor, hovering in the space between him and the screen.

No, Archaeologists Have Not Found the Tomb of Antony and Cleopatra

Alas, the «pair so famous» has yet to be discovered. Here's what we do know.

Did 'The Big Bang Theory' Get the Science Right? A Lesson in Supersymmetry and Economy Class

Is super asymmetry a thing? And do big physicists really travel economy class?

11 Surprising Uses For Pee and Poop

Solid and liquid waste have an unexpectedly wide range of useful applications.

100-Word Take | Sugar output may go lower but mills root for higher prices

Lower sugar output may mean a tighter supply situation, but stocks from previous seasons and low international sugar prices could weigh on mills.

Nissan to drive in Leaf EV in India later this year

The company is also looking at other eco-friendly technologies such as its e-Power vehicles and hybrids for the country.

UK startup veteran and investor Wendy Tan White joins Alphabet X as Vice President

Wendy Tan White, a veteran of the U.K. startup scene — including founding SaaS website builder Moonfruit, which exited to Yell Group for $37 million — is joining Alphabet X (formerly Google X), TechCrunch has learned. According to sources, Tan Whi

The Pill Club raises $51M as VCs find new opportunities in women’s health

VMG Partners has led the $51 million round, with participation from new investors GV and ACME Capital (fka Sherpa Capital).

Franck Muller Unveils Vanguard Crazy Hours Lady at WPHH

Franck Muller held its own fair titled World Presentation of Haute Horlogerie (WPHH) from January 14 through January 18 and unveiled the Vanguard Crazy Hours Lady timepiece.While attention last week was being lavished on the 29th edition of SIHH, Franck Mulle

Mido Offers Ocean Star Diver 600 in Black

Mido recently unveiled the Ocean Star Diver 600 in black and once again displayed the horological expertise that the company employs in creating diving watches.With the Ocean Star Diver 600 in Black, Mido is showcasing the advanced horological technology whic

Auction Preview: Chinese Fine Art & Antiques at Eastern ATC, Richmond Hill, Feb 8

What: Chinese Fine Art & AntiquesWhere: Eastern ATC, 26 tomscot ave, Richmond Hill, ON, CAWhen: 8 February, 07.00 PM ESTTop lots of the sale:- Chinese Beautiful Fine Bronze Zeng Hou Zun disk; Length: 20.5 inch Width: 20.5 inch Height: 14.8 inch net weigh

Auction Preview: Finest European Arts and Antiques at Washington Crossing Fine Arts & Antiques, Washington Crossing, Feb 9

What: Finest European Arts and AntiquesWhere: Washington Crossing Fine Arts & Antiques, 1087 Mount Eyre Rd, Washington Crossing , PA, USWhen: 9 February, 11.00 AM ESTTop lots of the sale:- A superb French 19th century three door ebon credenza having amboy

Auction Preview: 2019 Racing, Flying & Yachting Retromobile Sale at Artcurial, Paris, Feb 10

What: 2019 Racing, Flying & Yachting Retromobile SaleWhere: Artcurial 7, Rond-Point des Champs-Elysees 75008, Paris, FranceWhen: February 10, 11.00 AMPublic Viewing: February 6, from 10 am to 10 pm; February 7, from 10 am to 7 pm; February 8, from 10 am t

Tata Steel announces vision to combat growing housing crisis in UK

A white paper published on Monday in partnership with the Agile Ageing Alliance recommends a fundamental shift in the way housing development is considered in the UK.

Steel imports a serious threat, says Seshagiri Rao of JSW Steel

The change in trade balance threatens to dampen the environment for Indian steel makers, who are already facing a demand slowdown since November 2018.

TVS Motors: Decent Q3; valuation at elevated levels


Havells Q3 earnings: Electric consumer durables see highest revenue growth

Cables was the largest standalone business segment in terms of revenue.

Just Eat acquires restaurant software platform Flyt for £22M

Just Eat, the takeout marketplace and food delivery service, has acquired Flyt, a startup that offers software for restaurants and restaurant suppliers. The acquisition price is £22 million, which Just Eat says it has financed from cash reserves. “A fu


Discover the local faces and places at the heart of the homegrown music of French Louisiana, zydeco; a blend of Creole beats and American blues.

Matro GBJ, Fashion Dark Horse, winner of the BAZZAR Jewelry Awards

The prizes for the jewelry industry BAZZAR Jewelry and the Jewelry Night of 2018 ended recently. This event, known as “The Academy Academy Awards for Advanced Jewelry” (“The Advanced Jewelry Academy Awards”), was full of stars and celebrities. Matro G
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