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Amazon Is Creating Its Own UPS/FedEx

Amazon Is Creating Its Own UPS/FedEx

Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of FedEx by 2.7% during the 2nd quarter. Inc. now owns 484 shares of the shipping service provider's stock worth $105,000 after purchasing an additional 300 shares in the last quarter. Maier Henry J had sold 11,150 shares worth $2.55M on Thursday, October 26. Stifel Nicolaus maintained FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) on Thursday, March 17 with "Buy" rating.


Future of robotics vision is a praying mantis (wearing tiny red glasses)

Future of robotics vision is a praying mantis (wearing tiny red glasses)

In that way, they wanted to see the depth of their perception. Apart from humans, other animals such as horses, monkeys, and cats also have stereo vision . The mantis was shown two types of movies - one which showed video clips of moving prey, while the other featured static patterns of dots and a moving spiral of dots.


Rumor: More sources say Bandai Namco is behind Metroid Prime 4

Rumor: More sources say Bandai Namco is behind Metroid Prime 4

Now, sources close to Eurogamer have confirmed that a new Metroid game is coming. No more details have been added though, so there's no clue on the status of the project, let alone a potential launch date. That is in no way to say that Bandai Namco would flub this. It's at least nice to know that they're getting to work on something else within the realm of sci-fi, and something that gamers are just as excited about - or dare I say, more excited about.


Congress & TDP MPs heckle Arun Jaitley in Lok Sabha

Congress & TDP MPs heckle Arun Jaitley in Lok Sabha

While speaking in the Lok Sabha, Jaitley hit back at the Congress party for leveling corruption charges against the NDA government and said when UPA was in power, then defence ministers Pranab Mukherjee and AK Antony had told Parliament several times that giving out such details would be against the interest of national security.


Tonga's Taufatofua completes switch from taekwondo to cross-country skiing

Tonga's Taufatofua completes switch from taekwondo to cross-country skiing

Pita Taufatofua , who introduced himself to the world by marching into Rio de Janeiro's Opening Ceremony slathered in coconut oil, maintained the suspense all the way to subfreezing Pyeongchang . He hasn't changed much since 2016. He said, "After Rio, I needed a new challenge", he said. He opted for the gruelling discipline of cross-country skiing because it was the "hardest" thing he could think of doing.


Apple TV app gains promised News section first shown in September

Apple TV app gains promised News section first shown in September

Check out a few screenshots below or visit the For You section in Apple News to see more. "Building off our successful partnership for the Rio Olympics, we're excited to significantly expand the NBC Olympic experience on Snapchat by delivering even more content and coverage to the platform, including a live look-in on one of the most compelling moments each day during the Games ", said Gary Zenkel, President, NBC Olympics.