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Tech Victims of Oneida County helicopter crash identified
Author: 0 Victims of Oneida County helicopter crash identified

The three people killed were flight crew members, and no patients were on board when the helicopter crashed, Hess said. Air Methods operates medical air services for Ascension, providing mechanics and pilots. At the moment it is not known whether the dead employees of the company . It was reported that the connection with the helicopter was lost on Thursday on April 26.

Tech Ford shifts its strategy for North America
Author: 0 Ford shifts its strategy for North America

Ford, during its announcement Wednesday that it had a first-quarter profit of $1.7 billion, said its traditional auto lineup soon will be trimmed to just the Mustang and a new Focus Active crossover that comes out next year. Abstaining from that spending is part of Hackett's plan to cut $25.5 billion in costs by 2022. Ford also reaffirmed its commitment to the creation of hybrid electric powertrains for the F-150, Mustang , Explorer, Escape, and upcoming Bronco.

Tech Mark Zuckerberg to come to Brussels: Parliament official
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg to come to Brussels: Parliament official

Echoing this sentiment, Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said , "Despite facing important challenges, our community and business are off to a strong start in 2018". Facebook did not immediately respond to a Fortune request for comment on Schroepfer's comments. We believe that, given the large number of outstanding questions for Facebook to answer, Mark Zuckerberg should still appear in front of the Committee.

Tech Microsoft reports robust growth in earnings powered by cloud products
Author: 0 Microsoft reports robust growth in earnings powered by cloud products

Microsoft stock, which has been hovering close to the $100 per share mark for much of 2018, is down slightly following the company's latest financials. Driven by consistent growth in its Office and Cloud solutions, Microsoft has posted revenue of $26.8 billion and net income of $7.4 billion in its third quarter that ended on March 31.

Tech Retailers Warned To Not Sell E-Cigarette To Children
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That's a problem for Juul Labs , which spun off from from Pax previous year, because teenagers like cool things. "They don't think there's anything more than water", said Francis Thompson, principal at Jonathan Law High School in Milford, Connecticut.

Tech Xiaomi announces the Mi 6X with 5.99-inch display
Author: 0 Xiaomi announces the Mi 6X with 5.99-inch display

As you may well know, Xiaomi put out its first Android One phone in the Mi A1 a year ago, which was received warmly by the already huge fanbase that the Chinese manufacturer has. Xiaomi uses high-quality hardware and the camera module is no exception. As far the Mi A1 is concerned, it also comes with a dual rear camera system (12MP wide angle lens and 12MP telephoto lens) with dual LED flash.

Author: 0 US Market Indexes Mixed With Further Increases in Treasury Yields

Fox rose 1.6 percent to $36.58, while Disney, which plans to buy most of Fox's overseas and entertainment assets, climbed 1.7 percent to $101.15. The S&P 500 dropped 35.73 points, or 1.3 percent, to 2634.56. While investors expect the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates two more times this year, growing numbers of them now expect it to raise rates a third time after that.

Tech Google introduces new feature for jobseekers
Author: 0 Google introduces new feature for jobseekers

The process is quite simple and you can simply use relevant keywords like jobs near you, type of job, and more. For this initiative, Google has partnered with several companies including Aasaanjobs, Freshersworld, Headhonchos, IBM Talent Management Solutions, LinkedIn , Quezx, QuikrJobs, Shine.com, T-Jobs, TimesJobs*, and Wisdomjobs.

Tech J&K: 2 soldiers, four terrorists killed in encounter
Author: 0 J&K: 2 soldiers, four terrorists killed in encounter

A gunbattle broke out between militants and security forces when the ultras opened fire. However, Defence Ministry spokesman was not available for give details about the operation. Both succumbed in hospital later - they were identified as Sepoy Ajay Kumar and Constable Lateef Gojri. She also conveyed her sympathies to the personnel injured in the incident.

Tech H1Z1 Coming to PS4 for Free with Open Beta Late Spring
Author: 0 H1Z1 Coming to PS4 for Free with Open Beta Late Spring

According to Daybreak Games, H1Z1 on PlayStation 4 will be specifically designed for the console and feature a new weapon progression system, a fully reworked UI, new weapons, and new gear as well. For those not looking forward to fighting over airdrops, the game will also have special crates hidden around the map (on the ground) that contain high-level weapons and armour.

Tech ASUS made a sub-$200 smartphone to fight Xiaomi in India
Author: 0 ASUS made a sub-$200 smartphone to fight Xiaomi in India

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , on the contrary, comes with the company's own MIUI software on top of the outdated Android Nougat. The display has a 2.5D curved glass on top as well. The device hosts a dual rear camera with 13 MP and 5 MP sensors. As far as video recording is concerned, the primary camera can take 4K videos at 30fps.

Tech Apple is offering free battery replacement for some MacBooks with battery flaw
Author: 0 Apple is offering free battery replacement for some MacBooks with battery flaw

Apple has announced to offer free replacement for such batteries worldwide. "If your 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) has an eligible serial number, Apple will replace the battery, free of charge". Owners can head over to Apple's battery replacement program website and type in their laptop's serial number to see if they are eligible. Well, such replacements are in the rage and so is the Apple.

Tech Verizon, AT&T under investigation
Author: 0 Verizon, AT&T under investigation

The new technology offers universal standard for eSIM that allows consumers to switch wireless providers without having to insert a new physical SIM card, which is a microchip. Google's Pixel 2 smartphones and Microsoft's Surface devices also use eSIM tech, hinting that these companies may have had reason to file complaints as well.

Tech God of War's Game Director has emotional response to game's reviews
Author: 0 God of War's Game Director has emotional response to game's reviews

For the Leviathan Axe and Atreus skill trees, you're limited by the level of their weapons, which can only be upgraded to the next level once specific materials are granted throughout the game . Pre-downloading is currently unlocked so you can save yourself some time and get the game ready now. It's a journey that takes players through the stunningly breathtaking, yet tumultuous landscapes of the Norse gods.

Tech Facebook will exclude 1.5 billion users from GDPR privacy protections
Author: 0 Facebook will exclude 1.5 billion users from GDPR privacy protections

Facebook is changing its terms of service to shift responsibility for users outside the United States, Europe and Canada from its global headquarters in Ireland to its main offices in California, Reuters reported . And to make sure data from users from outside of the U.S., Canada, and Europe is out of the hands of European lawmakers, Facebook has now chose to move the data of more than 1.5 billion users from Ireland to California.

Tech BJP's response to Kathua and Unnao rape cases
Author: 0 BJP's response to Kathua and Unnao rape cases

The high court said there was no State Bar Council in Jammu and Kashmir and the high court performed the functions of the Bar Council. Manmohan Singh said "should follow his advice to me" and "speak more often". He said the Ministers resigned on the moral grounds. The Congress leader said that Modi's failure to speak up earlier had allowed people to think that they could get away without stern action being taken against them.

Tech Sidney Crosby, Penguins Dominate Flyers to Take 3-1 Series Lead
Author: 0 Sidney Crosby, Penguins Dominate Flyers to Take 3-1 Series Lead

The second Penguins goal came as a huge deflation, following a fury of Flyers shots, chances and possession time in the Pittsburgh zone, an errant pass led to an odd-man rush that allowed Kessel to score after a ideal pass from Malkin. Crosby's goal gave him 173 points for his postseason career, passing Mario Lemieux for the most in franchise history. Neuvirth was looking over his right shoulder for the Crosby shot that slipped in by his left skate.

Tech APC condemns mace theft in Senate Chamber
Author: 0 APC condemns mace theft in Senate Chamber

However, plenary resumed after the commotion with an executive or closed-door session where the earlier incident of forceful removal of the mace was deliberated upon. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debt, Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna), has described the invasion of the senate chambers as an attempted coup d'état .

Tech Apple iPhone X contributed 35% of the smartphone industry's global Q4 profits
Author: 0 Apple iPhone X contributed 35% of the smartphone industry's global Q4 profits

As per the report , Apple during this particular quarter clocked five times more profit than the combined profits of 600 plus Android smartphone makers from across the globe. The 2017 report said the iPhone SE 2 would be manufactured exclusively by Taiwanese manufacturer Wistron, and that it would be powered by Apple's A10 Fusion chip alongside 2GB of RAM and up to 128GB of local storage.

Tech Hear the BMW M2 Competition Roar in First Teaser
Author: 0 Hear the BMW M2 Competition Roar in First Teaser

Nought-62mph is now a tenth faster at 4. 4 seconds in six-speed manual-gears form, or an even better 4.2 seconds when opted-up with the seven-speed paddle-shift M DCT transmission. - Revised aerodynamics has been combined with a new cooling system, front skirt and redesigned kidney grille and new dual exhaust system . A scattering of M2 Competition branding on the door sills and welcome note in the dashboard central digital display completes the transformation.

Tech Inspirational Final Finisher at Boston Marathon
Author: 0 Inspirational Final Finisher at Boston Marathon

But her time isn't what grabbed the attention of the nation today; her incredible determination did. Five years ago, Mary Shertenlieb was diagnosed with an aggressive form of leukemia, known as AML. But St. Agatha native and former Wisdom High School and University of ME basketball standout Tracy Guerrette had a memorable performance as she finished 25th overall among the 13,391 female entrants with a time of 2:54:02.

Tech Samsung might make its own iPhone X-style phone notch
Author: 0 Samsung might make its own iPhone X-style phone notch

So it's significant to see Samsung exploring the notch zone as a way to increase the screen-to-body ratio. The ultra slim S9 and the glass screen catches the eyes with its attractive design while iPhone X remains the same with a just a bit of adjustment here and there, specifically the size of the screen.

Tech Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Will Not Include Single-Player Mode
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Will Not Include Single-Player Mode

Which isn't to say that dropping the single-player story is a risk-free strategy-obviously it's quite the opposite-but the Call of Duty series has historically been about multiplayer anyway. In fact, Treyarch believes Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's cooperative modes would be a decent replacement. According to the report, the resources would be shifted to multiplayer and zombies content.