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Killer Whales Captured Eating a Living Shark with Drone in California

Killer Whales Captured Eating a Living Shark with Drone in California

A rare footage captured using a drone shows a pod of killer whales eating a living shark. The video was captured by wildlife photographer Slater Moore in Monterey Bay, California. Killer whales are fierce predators and the video shared by Mr. Moore shows two female adult killer whales and two young killer whales attacking a shark.

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Tesla targets users hogging superchargers to improve access to charging stations

Tesla targets users hogging superchargers to improve access to charging stations

Tesla Motors has announced a new policy aimed at users hogging superchargers in order to improve access for all Tesla users to the charging stations. In the recent times, Tesla users have expressed their concerns about access to superchargers. Tesla Motors has been improving its supercharging network but the issue at times is also caused by some users leaving their cars at terminals even after they have been fully charged. Tesla announced a fee of 40 cents per minute on users leaving their car on the charging point for more than 5 minutes after their vehicle has been charged.

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Twitter Would Need New Strategy for Growth as Salesforce Walks Out of Deal

Twitter Would Need New Strategy for Growth as Salesforce Walks Out of Deal

Salesforce announced walking out of the deal to buyout social network Twitter last week. The news led to 5 percent decline in Twitter stock and 5% jump in the stock price of Salesforce on Friday. Twitter has been losing its market valuation over the past several months as the company has been witnessing stagnation in number of users on its network. Twitter hasn’t declared profit over the last 11 quarters and investors are worried about the upcoming quarterly results from the social network.

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Report: Facebook’s popularity among US teens dropped 88% in 2014

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According to a report based on a survey carried out by research firm Frank N. Magid Associates, the popularity of Facebook social network among US teenagers has again witnessed a plunge.

Going by the statistics shared in the report, there was an 88 percent fall in the use of Facebook by US teens aged between 13 and 17 years in 2014.

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Sony’s new flagship, Xperia Z2, now available in US

Sony’s new flagship, Xperia Z2, now available in US

Sony has revealed in a recent announcement that its newest handset - the Xperia Z2 - has finally hit the US market, after delays. The availability of the Xperia Z2 handset in the US comes months after the device became available for sale in other regions.

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Google, Microsoft to activate theft-deterring ‘Kill Switch’ in their mobile operating systems

Google, Microsoft to activate theft-deterring ‘Kill Switch’ in their mobile oper

A recent report by the 'Secure Our Smartphones Initiative' has revealed that Google and Microsoft will soon sign a deal with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to activate the theft-deterring 'Kill Switch' in their respective mobile operating systems - Android and Windows Phone.

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Investigation in Progress on Trading Patterns of Icahn and Mickelson

Investigation in Progress on Trading Patterns of Icahn and Mickelson

Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor who has sizable stake in many companies, mentioned that he is not aware of any investigation that involves him and Phil Mickelson the golfer, in relation to trades concerning Clorox Co. and Dean Foods Co. He called a report that was published by the Wall Street Journal, “completely irresponsible.”

He said in a telephonic interview, “I never purchased or have been involved in any way with Dean Foods.” He added, “While I have obviously heard of Phil Mickelson, I have never spoken to him or met him.”

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First Award to Boston Student at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

First Award to Boston Student at Intel International Science and Engineering Fai

Intel has awarded eight Indian students as the winners at International Science and Engineering Fair. However, first prize was given to Nathan Han, a 15-year-old Boston native for developing a machine learning software tool capable of studying mutations of a gene associated with breast cancer. The programme was held to kindle interest of youth in science and its brilliant implications.

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Ignition problems lead to 824,000 cars recall by General Motors

Ignition problems lead to 824,000 cars recall by General Motors

Ignition problems in the General Motors cars that supposedly have resulted in 12 deaths and 30 accidents have led to recall of more than 824,000 cars by General Motors. Last month, the company sent out a note to recall 1.6 million cars with industry analysts questioning the delay in recalling the vehicles when the company knew about the defect way back in 2001 itself.
 

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Lingering labour problems force Toyota Kirloskar to declare lockout

Lingering labour problems force Toyota Kirloskar to declare lockout

The failure of discussions between the labour union and the management of Toyota Kirloskar over wage concerns has led to the lockdown of two Toyota manufacturing plants in Bangalore. For the last 25 days, production work at two manufacturing units, with the combined production capacity of 3,10,000 units has come to a standstill.
 

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