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Apple Awards Corninrg Its First Advanced Manufacturing Fund Investment

Apple Awards Corninrg Its First Advanced Manufacturing Fund Investment

Corning , which makes break-resistant glass for phones and tablets, has been a long-time Apple supplier. Apple COO Jeff Williams said that the company was proud of its long-standing relationship with Corning . Weeks, Corning's chairman, chief executive officer and president. In the US, Apple now supports 2m jobs across all 50 states, including 450,000 jobs attributable to Apple's spend and investment with US-based suppliers.


Leak delays start of 200th spacewalk at International Space Station

Leak delays start of 200th spacewalk at International Space Station

The spacewalk is the 200th in support of station assembly and maintenance since construction began in 1998 on the $100-billion laboratory that flies about 250 miles (400 km) above Earth. According to NASA, the duo will "replace a large avionics box that supplies electricity and data connections to the science experiments", and make some preparations for an global docking port.


Weekend forecast: Cloudy and muggy, scattered thunderstorms possible

Weekend forecast: Cloudy and muggy, scattered thunderstorms possible

Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Forecasters with the National Weather Service said northeast winds could gust as high as 40 miles per hour and will be pushing the cold front up against the mountains. Cullman County weather will be hot and windy with a high temperature pushing 90° in some parts of the County. West wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening.



Rumored Xbox Scorpio UI Sneaks Out of Microsoft Event

We've heard a bit about Project NEON in recent months, and this has now evolved in to the Fluent Design System . Microsoft believes that the new Fluent Design will help it build the next era of Windows. Light- means ensuring avoiding distractions and strive to ensure that attention is drawn to where it needs to be. Depth means working in a pseudo-3D environment, complete with all-direction parallax scrolling.



The Future of Microsoft Design

For example, the Acryilic material (blur) will only be applied to the titlebar and tabs user-interface, giving the app window a slight-transparent effect. Unfortunately, complete details about them are scarce. Windows Phone may not be dead yet. It's sneaking on iOS and Android devices. A companion Pick Up Where You Left Off feature will let you continue what you're doing on another device, much like Apple's Handoff feature.



Arctic Is Changing as U.S. Mulls Climate Policy, Tillerson Says

The agreement was negotiated under the auspices of the Arctic Council, and aims to allow scientists and their data "to flow more freely across global boundaries within the Arctic", according to US Deputy Assistant Secretary at the Bureau of Oceans, Environment and Science David Balton.