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Hello, STEREO-B! NASA Regains Contact with Long-Lost Sun Probe

Hello, STEREO-B! NASA Regains Contact with Long-Lost Sun Probe

Most recently, they attempted a monthly recovery operation using NASA's Deep Space Network (DSN ), which tracks and communicates with missions throughout space. NASA's STEREO project stands for Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory , and was first launched into orbit a decade ago. STEREO-B lost contact before it arrived at the far side of the sun and never came back online.



Android 7.0 Nougat: Google has launched its latest mobile OS

In Android Nougat, Google is implementing some new features and improving on some of the features that are carried over from the earlier Marshmallow OS . When the first maintenance update is ready, it will be sent out as a dev preview first. Also it will not wake up if the network connection changes. Doing so will instantly switch to the previously-used app.


Divyank Turakhia's Media.net acquired by Chinese consortium for $900M in cash

Divyank Turakhia's Media.net acquired by Chinese consortium for $900M in cash

Advertising technology startup Media.net said Monday it had been acquired for about $900 million in cash by a group of Chinese investors. Zhang Zhiyong of Beijing Miteno Communication Technology Co. "Further, we look forward to launching our various products in the highly lucrative China market". But because the acquisition is taking place in stages through an intermediary group of financiers, we'll have to wait and see What this could mean for Bing and Yahoo's contextual ad program .


Fiona is holding as tropical depression in the Atlantic

Fiona is holding as tropical depression in the Atlantic

Indian River County Emergency Management Division Director Etta LoPresti advised people to check their disaster plans and supply kits. But, she wrote, "Stay tuned". As of Monday evening, the odds ofInvest 99 forming into at least a tropical depression are marked as 20% in the next 48 hours but 50% in the next five days.


Bengal Congress tweet gaffe on Rajiv birth anniversary

Bengal Congress tweet gaffe on Rajiv birth anniversary

This year's Sadbhavana Award was conferred on Hindustani classical music singer Shubha Mudgal. "There are, unfortunately in India today, men and women who actively promote disharmony, who humiliate and separate, who isolate and kill". On the Occasion, The Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, who is the son of Rajiv Gandhi gave a tribute to his father today on his 72nd Birthday. Congress party has always had to face the ire of a statement allegedly made by former prime minister, Rajiv ...


Badminton: Axelsen beats Lin Dan to clinch bronze

Badminton: Axelsen beats Lin Dan to clinch bronze

He lost the gold medal fight against Lin Dan in 2008, he fell in the final to him again in London four years later after holding a clutch of match-points. The deciding game was much closer, with the lead swinging back and forth. But Marin opened another lead to win 21-15. Most badminton players in their thirties struggle to keep up with the fitness required in the modern game but Lee and Lin have defied Father Time .