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Hebron celebrates first oil production

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The standalone gravity-based structure supports an integrated topsides deck with living quarters and drilling and production facilities. The Hebron oil field was discovered in 1980, and it's estimated it will produce more than 700-million barrels of oil throughout the lifespan of the project. Lire la suite »

Google has a new site for tracking your investments

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As part of an upcoming update , many of Google Finance's features are being integrated directly into Search as part of a new dedicated tab. The tab is dedicated to financial details. Google says that search interest in finance and stocks has more than doubled globally in the last five years. There is also a handful of other nested tabs, including "your stocks", "local markets", and "world markets", and Google said that it will be possible to set up notifications for when stocks go up or ... Lire la suite »

Tampa police 'optimistic' tip connected to Seminole Heights murders

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It's unknown if the incident is related to a recent string of killings in the Seminole Heights area. After Felton's death, police released surveillance video of a man taken right before Felton was killed, which appears to show the same person seen in surveillance video taken on October 9 right after the first victim, 22-year-old Benjamin Mitchell, was killed, police said. Lire la suite »

Manning & Napier Advisors LLC Acquires 4954 Shares of BB&T Corporation (BBT)

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in BB&T during the second quarter worth $111,000. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.84%. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: " BB&T Corporation (BBT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 09, 2017" on November 08, 2017. Lire la suite »

Turkish jets destroy PKK targets in northern Iraq

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The military further said jets and drones that were involved in the air strikes returned safely back to the base. The targets destroyed include shelters, hideouts and tunnels used by the PKK in northern Iraq. Since then, it has been responsible for the deaths of some 1,200 security personnel and civilians, including women and children, and more than 4,000 security personnel and over 2,000 civilians have been injured. Lire la suite »

Baidu and Xiaomi team up for IoT and AI venture

It is the world's leading company in the IoT industry. Xiaomi presented its new IoT strategy today announcing its cooperation with Baidu. However, exact details regarding the tie-up have not been disclosed as of now. The open platform aims to help developers create voice-enabled devices that can hear, understand and follow commands given by the user. They will also leverage Xiaomi's experience in applications and its large number of active users, along with the smart device ... Lire la suite »

Canadian Solar achieves new milestone in Japan solar market

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Zacks Investment Research downgraded Canadian Solar from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, August 28th. Canadian Solar Inc . The firm had revenue of $912.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $812.37 million. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 38.8% compared to the same quarter previous year. Lire la suite »

Syrian regime 'agrees cease-fire in Eastern Ghouta'

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In the past 24 hours dozens of civilians, including some children, have been killed by Syrian government airstrikes on the outskirts of Damascus . SOHR relies on a network of on-the-ground sources to relay information. The implementation of the "de-escalation" zone, agreed earlier this year between government allies Russian Federation and Iran and rebel backer Turkey, had initially reduced the violence in Eastern Ghouta. Lire la suite »

Honda: Toro Rosso a 'more equal' partner

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And that's not just because of the size of the team. Zak Brown paid tribute to Honda for its efforts over the past three years ahead of its final race as McLaren's Formula 1 engine supplier in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, adding he could "never say never" about a future reunion. Lire la suite »

Grizzlies GM defends decision to fire coach David Fizdale

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Sources told Lawrence that Toronto is open to trading center Jonas Valanciunas for Gasol, and Memphis also might consider acquiring centers Jakob Poeltl and Lucas Nogueira. "It's a first for me, trust me, and I don't like it one bit", Gasol said. But the Grizzlies are 14-26 since March 1 of last season, and questions swirled over Memphis' desire and level of play. Lire la suite »

Christmas tree could have of bugs in it, but not thousands

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Now, demand is back up and the supply is limited. Sure, the recession was 10 years ago, but it takes at least 12 years to grow a healthy Christmas tree. According to a Nielsen study commissioned by the association, Americans spent an average of $74.70 on fresh trees past year and an average of $98.70 on artificial trees. Lire la suite »

Trump 'considering' U.S. embassy Jerusalem move: VP

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The event, initiated by Israel's Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon, took place in the Queens Museum, which served as UN headquarters in 1947 when the vote took place. "He doesn't think the timing is right, right now". "Israel is a testament to the unbreakable spirit of the Jewish people". The Palestinians claim East Jerusalem for the capital of a future state. Lire la suite »

La démission de la vice-Première ministre évite des élections — Irlande

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Si elle s'était accrochée au pouvoir, soutenue qu'elle était par le Premier ministre Leo Varadkar, Frances Fitzgerald aurait provoqué la chute du gouvernement et l'organisation d'élections anticipées. Deux autres partis d'opposition, le Labour (travailliste) et le Sinn Fein (nationaliste) ont estimé mardi que le départ de Frances Fitzgerald ne devrait pas suffire à éviter la tenue d'élections anticipées d'ici trois à quatre mois. Lire la suite »

Photoshop uses AI to make selecting people less of a hassle

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Using it is pretty much idiot-proof: From the main or "Select and Mask" workspaces, you just need to click anywhere on the image, and it'll automatically select the subject or subjects in the image. The company noted that in cases where there are fine hairs or fur on a subject, for example, the tool may not select all elements correctly. Adobe just revealed a powerful new tool that's coming soon to Photoshop CC. Lire la suite »

New Evidence Suggests This Tomb Is Where 'Jesus Was Buried And Resurrected'

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National Geographic has lined up the hour-long program The Secrets of Christ's Tomb: Explorer Special , which follows a team of scientific experts as they fix the Edicule enclosing the burial chamber of Jesus Christ in Jerusalem. The tomb was opened for the first time in centuries in October 2016, when the shrine that encloses the tomb, known as the Edicule, underwent a significant restoration by an interdisciplinary team from the National Technical University of Athens. Lire la suite »

HDMI 2.1 arrives with Dynamic HDR and 10K support

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The latest specification is ready for the future of display hardware, namely very high resolution ranging up to a huge 10K. While the spec is backwards compatible, you will need a new Ultra High Speed HDMI cable to achieve the 48 Gbps bandwidth, thanks to the better shielding such cables have. Lire la suite »

Le lobby pro-armes se réunira près de Polytechnique

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Valérie Plante, mairesse de Montréal, s'y est également opposée en termes non équivoques. Le rassemblement, qui compte dénoncer "le contrôle excessif des armes à feu", est prévu samedi, quatre jours avant les commémorations du tragique événement, à l'initiative de l'organisme intitulé Tous contre un registre des armes à feu. Lire la suite »

Archdiocese sues DC transit authority over Christmas ad

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The design says "Find the ideal gift" and shows shepherds and sheep, as in a classic Nativity scene. "Yet citing its guidelines, WMATA's legal counsel said the ad 'depicts a religious scene and thus seeks to promote religion, '" Ed McFadden , Secretary for Communications for the Archdiocese of Washington commented. Lire la suite »

Not Congress, PM Modi harassed senior leaders of his party: Randeep Surjewala

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Of these 10 BJP candidates, seven are Kolis. In all, the Congress has fielded 65 OBC candidates, followed by Patidars (47), other forward castes (19), SCs (14), STs (25), and Muslims (6). Upper castes like Brahmins and Jains have lesser representation this election in both parties. In particular, OBC candidates nominated by the Congress in 13 Patidar-dominated constituencies in North Gujarat, from where Alpesh Thakore is contesting, might create trouble for the party. Lire la suite »