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Based on physical crash tests conducted by Euro NCAP , the F-Pace collected a 93 percent adult occupant protection rating, an 85 percent child occupant protection rating, and an 80 percent pedestrian protection rating. The Punto - which was first introduced in 2005 - is one of the latest cars to be re-examined by Euro NCAP . While we've talked about the ethics of only offering advanced safety technology as a costly add-on , five-star superminis like the new Ford Fiesta and Seat Ibiza ...
  • Feather-Gripping Tick Trapped in Amber Dined on Dinos

    Feather-Gripping Tick Trapped in Amber Dined on Dinos

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    However, those collectors spotted the tiny creatures in them and, believing they could have scientific value, shared the amber with scientists. However, these discoveries are still quite rare, and this one represents the first evidence of a blood-sucking parasite having targeted dinosaurs.
  • Bitcoin mania: Google's top searches in 2017 dominated by digital currency craze

    Bitcoin mania: Google's top searches in 2017 dominated by digital currency craze

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    Ireland v Denmark took the top slot in the sporting events search list with "All Ireland hurling" in ninth place and not a single reference to gaelic football anywhere in the top 10. In fact this was the second most asked question in the "How to." section, right after a query straight from a Mensa member: " How to make slime ". Sundar Pichai summarizes that in 2017 people "searched "How" more than ever before".
  • Analyst's Predictions on The Walt Disney Company (DIS), CIT Group Inc. (CIT)

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    It is calculated by dividing the current closing price of the stock by the latest quarter's book value per share. Endowment Management Lp reported 33,910 shares. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company raised Walt Disney from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $109.00 to $116.00 in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th.
  • Facebook's AR Studio is now open to all third-party developers

    Facebook's AR Studio is now open to all third-party developers

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    Facebook is opening its augmented reality tool AR Studio to all third-party developers, the company announced Tuesday. Facebook seems to not be running out of things to add to its Messenger built-in camera in order to continually mimic and challenge Snapchat and other similar apps.
  • Capture the most picturesque event of the year tonight : Geminid Meteor Shower

    Capture the most picturesque event of the year tonight : Geminid Meteor Shower

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    This year the visibility of this meteor shower will be high as the moon will only be a crescent and the moonlight will not be bright to suppress this celestial firework show. What are meteor shower, meteoroids and meteors? To increase the chances of seeing meteors, choose a site at least 40 miles from a major city, Astronomy.com said.
  • Apple now lets you pre-order apps in App Store

    Apple now lets you pre-order apps in App Store

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    Pre-orders are useful for any app that gets promoted in the App Store's "Today" tab, like Reigns: Her Majesty , a witty and artsy mobile game about being queen. Once app is released, users will be notified and the app will automatically be downloaded on their device. For example, a user pre-ordered an app for $0.99, but the developer suddenly changed the price to $1.99 a day later.
  • Ataribox gaming console preorders start Thursday

    Ataribox gaming console preorders start Thursday

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    If you want to learn more, you can also visit their official website here. Prices vary between $250 and $300 depending on the model you choose, and will only be available digitally via the indiegogo campaign page, a retail release hasn't been planned, but I'm sure we can expect one if this project actually makes it off the ground.
  • Donald Trump wants to send man back to moon, on to Mars

    Donald Trump wants to send man back to moon, on to Mars

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    The goal of the White House Space Policy Directive 1 is to "make America a leader in space exploration again", according to a White House news release. Astronauts on the International Space Station are only hours away from Earth, but the "proving ground" near the moon will be days away, a natural stepping stone to a Mars mission which will be months away.
  • Juno data offers new insights into Jupiter's Great Red Spot

    Juno data offers new insights into Jupiter's Great Red Spot

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    A spacey soundtrack adds to the sci-fi feel. Data collected by Juno during its first pass over Jupiter's mysterious, roiling storm called the Great Red Spot in July 2017 indicate that this famous feature has roots that penetrate about 200 miles (300 km) into the gas giant's atmosphere.
  • Overwatch Winter Wonderland live on PC until January

    Overwatch Winter Wonderland live on PC until January

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    Also on tap for the event are new legendary skins, many of which Kaplan held close to the vest. Dubbed the Winter Wonderland event , players can expect a plethora of new cosmetic items and additional arcade related game modes to play. Things get even more complicated with the addition of Ice Walls and Ice Blocks. It's essentially a boss fight mode where players face-off against a team controlling six Yetis, while the other players controls just ONE Winston.
  • Twitter will now help you thread tweets

    Twitter will now help you thread tweets

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    The "Show this thread" button will make it easier to spot new threads, according to Twitter. To compose a single tweet you just tap the compose button then tap the "Tweet" button now located in the top right hand corner. If someone has made a threaded tweet, you can click or tap on a new option called "Show this thread" to see everything at once. You can add to your published thread by tapping the "Add another Tweet" button.