The event, which is hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, brings together leaders and influencers from across the world who work in various areas of social development in their respective countries.The two day event sees multiple thought leaders presenting data, case studies and keynote speeches that relate to the UN s Sustainable Development Goals, also known as Global Goals .
India's Chandrayaan 2 mission has marked another milestone in its journey to the moon, leaving Earth's orbit and heading toward lunar orbit with an engine burn.The burn, called a translunar injection, occurred on Aug. 13 (2:21 a.m. local time Aug. 14 at mission control in India) and lasted for 1,203 seconds, according to a statement from the Indian Space Research Organisation, which oversees the mission.
The crypto market is in utter turmoil right now as the bears refuse to let go of their stranglehold on the market. Four of the top five and six of the top ten registered double digit losses. Let 's take a closer look at how the top three did and then reveal the biggest winners and losers of the day, among the top 20 coins. Information on these pages contains forward looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Markets and instruments profiled on this page are for informational purposes only and should not in any way come across as a recommendation to buy or sell in these assets. You should do your own thorough research before making any investment decisions. FXStreet does not in any way guarantee that this information is free from mistakes, errors, or material misstatements. It also does not guarantee that this information is of a timely nature. Investing in Open Markets involves a great deal of risk, including the loss of all or a portion of your investment, as well as emotional distress. All risks, losses and costs associated with investing, including total loss of principal, are your responsibility.
New Delhi: India and China on Monday seemed to have stepped back from allowing Kashmir to become an unmanageable irritant between the two countries. In doing so, the two sides may well have blunted Pakistani efforts to internationalize Kashmir and drag ally China into what India sees as an internal matter. China has control of a section of Kashmir ceded to it by Pakistan and hence is seen as a stakeholder too.In his remarks at a meeting in Beijing with Indian foreign minister S. Jaishankar, Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi referred to recent tensions between India and Pakistan after New Delhi revoked Article 370 that bestowed special status on Jammu and Kashmir.
The LTO Program Technology Provider Companies (TPCs), Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM Corporation, and Quantum, announced that Fujifilm and Sony are now licensees of Generation 8 technology, meaning that both companies are planning to produce LTO 8 media moving forward. Products from these two companies will be officially certified by the TPCs, with global availability of Generation 8 media anticipated in fourth quarter 2019.With up to 30TB of compressed capacity and up to 750 MB s data transfer rates, LTO Generation 8 pushes innovation as the latest in tape technology.
Not having enough funds pushes you to be more creative, Khosla said in a fireside chat with Nandan NilekaniThe veteran investor and entrepreneur sees AI, 3D printing as the new tech platforms that will drive innovation
Of the 12 people who have walked on the moon, zero have been women. NASA's Artemis program aims to change that by landing the first woman on the moon. "I have a daughter. She is 11 years old, and I want her to see herself in the same position that our current, very diverse astronaut corps currently sees itself, having the opportunity to go to the moon," NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said in an agency town hall May 14. "In the 1960s, young ladies didn't have the opportunity to see themselves in that role. Today they do, and I think this is a very exciting opportunity."
A popular entertainment host could be out of the job because he admitted he sees problems with allowing 3 year old children to determine their sexual and gender identities. Mario Lopez s future with NBC s Access Hollywood is reportedly in doubt several weeks after the 45 year old TV personality said it s dangerous for parents to allow their very young kids to embrace transgenderism.
Naturally, many Windows 7 users would undoubtedly prefer that Microsoft continue to support their favorite OS indefinitely; but the tech giant has made it clear that this isn't in the cards despite 7's still significant market share. Microsoft has a vision for the future of Windows, and it doesn't lie in significant, infrequent OS changes (such as XP, 7, and 8). Instead, it sees Windows as a platform: a "live service" that can be updated, changed, and sometimes broken, on a whim over time.The purpose of today's article is to present some intriguing new Windows usage information. Data provided by NetApplications reveals that Windows 10 usage now sits at around 48 percent.
The campaign is titled ;Real Friends; and sees various inspirational quotes about friendship featured on a Snapchat yellow background above the brand;s ghost logo. The trolling part? Snapchat worked with a bunch of ;quote influencers; to spread the ads on Instagram.Captioned with hashtags such as #RealFriends and #FriendshipQuotes, it wasn 't long before Instagram was flooded with advertising for its social media rival, with the added implication that real friendships aren 't formed on Instagram, whereas Snapchat is a place where legit bonds exist.
Flipkart Super Flash Sunday is being held today, the first of its kind that sees five of the most popular smartphones Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20, Redmi 7A, Realme X, and Realme 3i going on sale on the platform at the same time. Flipkart has another sail going on, and apart from this, the week held its fair share of news, from a new reported Jio GigaFiber commercial launch date, to Netflix unveiling its first mobile only plan, with India the sole launch market for now. Read on for the top news stories of the week in the world of personal technology.As we mentioned, Flipkart Super Flash Sunday will see the Redmi K20 Pro (Review), Redmi K20 (Review), Redmi 7A (Review), Realme X (Review), and Realme 3i (Review) being made available via the flash sale model at the same time 12pm IST. Apart from Flipkart, the five smartphones will also go on sale on their respective company platforms Mi.com and Realme.com correspondingly at the same time. Flipkart announced the sale on Friday.
Exterior ChangesOne look at the 7 series and you notice the enlarged signature kidney shaped grille. The headlights have gone slimmer and now come with laser light technology. The hood of the car is revamped to give a taller, upright and an aesthetic look. The BMW logo is increased by 12mm in diameter making it the largest BMW logo ever. The bumpers have been redesigned with large air intakes to match with the profile of the car. The rear profile sees chrome surrounds at the exhaust but that is only available with the M Sport trim.
The near 9 minute video sees Beyonc eacute; in various colourful outfits, dancing around vast picturesque landscapes of Africa. #39;Spirit #39; #39;Bigger #39; also features the artistic group choreography that Queen Bey is known for, as well as appearances from Blue Ivy. Footage from the movie, in which Beyonc eacute; voices Nala, is interpolated throughout the music video, transitioning seamlessly between film and music. #39;Spirit #39; and #39;Bigger #39; are two out of 27 tracks in The Gift, which features works from Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams, Major Lazer, Tierra Whack, as well as contributions from the cast of the movie.
David A. Graham Staff writer at The Atlantic Leah Millis Reuters In some ways, President Donald Trump refuses to follow any of the established rules, like avoiding open racism. In others, he is perfectly derivative for example, when called on his racist remarks, the president reverted to one of the most tired cliches in the book:
The data is based on a nationally representative sample of US adult Twitter users who gave permission to have their accounts analyzed and answered some questions in December 2018. Almost a quarter of all adults said they use Twitter (22%), and they tend to be younger and more Democratic leaning than the overall population. But Trump's tweets reach further and wider than just those who follow him.Trump tweets almost constantly, often concurrently with things he sees or hears on television. A series of recent tweets from the President drew criticism even from some members of his own party in the last few days after he made racist jabs at four Democratic congresswomen.