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The plant is a member of the carrot family and can grow to more than 14 feet tall, according to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation . Well, giant hogweed (despite having an ugly name) is actually kind of pretty. You could also soak a compress in a mixture of aluminum acetate, which is available at most pharmacies, if you think you've come into contact with the hogweed.
  • SpaceX delays launch debut of upgraded Falcon rocket

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    Falcon 9 Block 5 is created to be capable of 10 or more flights with very limited refurbishment as SpaceX continues to strive for rapid reusability and extremely high reliability. The Block 5 is also outfitted with improved navigation fins - which help guide the rocket's first stage back to Earth after delivering a satellite into orbit - made from fire-resistant titanium.
  • How and when to watch the Bangabandhu launch

    How and when to watch the Bangabandhu launch

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    Reusing the rockets is a major cost-saving step for space travel . SpaceX founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk said before the launch that a successful test flight could set up the Falcon Heavy's first launch for a paying customer just three to six months later.
  • Facebook Establishes Dedicated Blockchain Technology Team

    Facebook Establishes Dedicated Blockchain Technology Team

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    As a technology and communiocation company Facebook is working to bring on board new innovations as it seeks solutions to sustain its growth and it is hoping that blockchain technology will help achieve that. The Blockchain research group will also gain Instagram's head of product development Kevin Weil as part of the organization's reshuffle, Facebook confirmed .
  • Google Just Fixed the Biggest Maps Problem with This Brilliant Idea

    Google Just Fixed the Biggest Maps Problem with This Brilliant Idea

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    Innovations in camera technology will now allow problems such as helping people travel, for example when your phone says head south, now through the use of the camera, an arrow will be placed on top of the video feed, telling you where to head, without having to guess where south actually is.
  • Gmail gets Snooze and Google Pay support on iOS

    Gmail gets Snooze and Google Pay support on iOS

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    You can take a look at the feature in action below. Smart Compose operates in the background, letting you accept its suggestions or ignore them, so you don't need to change the way you now compose drafts. It's useful for moving less important stuff to when you have time to deal with it and for getting to the much coveted 'inbox zero'. Another major new feature is that Google Photos can now recognize documents in pictures, and it will tell the user that it can automatically fix it.
  • The Face ID in the Apple iPhone X has some issues

    The Face ID in the Apple iPhone X has some issues

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    It turns out, however, that Face ID isn't flawless and Apple already has instructions for its stores and authorized service providers to fix or replace faulty devices. If it doesn't, then a fix is required. These unexpected bug issues have become tedious for Apple as the company is now refraining itself from pushing out new features and is instead working to improve stability and rectify the existing issues.
  • Why Do People Celebrate Cinco de Mayo? Facts, History About Mexican Holiday

    Why Do People Celebrate Cinco de Mayo? Facts, History About Mexican Holiday

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    He launched his presidential campaign in 2016 by accusing Mexico of "sending people that have lots of problems" to the USA, and has repeatedly vowed to build a border wall between the two countries. "AAA will be there to get you home safely", Michael Blasky, spokesperson for AAA Utah, said in a news release. Heck, you can even try to learn some if you like.
  • Tesla temporarily shuts down Model 3 production in Fremont

    Tesla temporarily shuts down Model 3 production in Fremont

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    Credit Suisse Ag stated it has 873,067 shares. (NASDAQ:TSLA). Stephens Investment Grp Ltd Liability Com holds 0.05% in Tesla , Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA). Tanaka Capital Management holds 3.24% of its capital in Tesla , Inc. Shares of Palo Alto, California-based Tesla was last down almost 1 percent. About 6.74 million shares traded or 13.33% up from the average. Tesla's capacity to meet the rising demand for its Model 3 has been tested to breaking point by now.
  • Tesla drops in premarket after Musk lets loose on call

    Tesla drops in premarket after Musk lets loose on call

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    Tesla said it hit a production rate of 2,270 Model 3's per week in April, and it was able to churn out 2,000 or more cars for three straight weeks - finally reaching a milestone it hoped to hit past year. Snap Inc.'s Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy saw their net worth fall more than 22 percent on Wednesday after the company said revenue gains will be even smaller in the current quarter as users of its mobile photo-sharing app revolt over a redesign.
  • Oculus' Hugo Barra Unboxes the new Oculus Go

    Oculus' Hugo Barra Unboxes the new Oculus Go

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    Facebook is expected to drop a new VR headset when its F8 developers conference kicks off today. The first standalone virtual reality headset from Facebook-owned Oculus is finally available for purchase today. As for how much you'll pay for the chance to jump into VR with no wire, it depends on what Oculus Go storage option you choose. The VR headset will have built-in spatial audio and also an integrated microphone.
  • Nokia 7 Plus offers

    Nokia 7 Plus offers

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    The phone might either have a Snapdragon 636 processor or a Mediatek Helio P60 chipset. It comes with 64GB on-board storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB using MicroSD Card. Buyers will also get flat 25 percent instant discount on domestic hotel bookings through Makemytrip . The handset is available in two colours- black/copper and white/copper.
  • Fortnite is Now the Biggest Free-to-Play Console Game Ever

    Fortnite is Now the Biggest Free-to-Play Console Game Ever

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    Epic Games' massive free-to-play survival Battle Royale game " Fortnite " has overthrown " PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds " in terms of overall monthly players and revenue generated, market research company SuperData announced today. Fortnite Season 4 is coming soon, and there are rumors that the game may make its way onto Nintendo Switch at some point in the near future as well.
  • Spider-Man Will Include Avengers: Infinity War's Slick Iron Spider Costume

    Spider-Man Will Include Avengers: Infinity War's Slick Iron Spider Costume

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    Now, the studio has taken to the PlayStation Blog to reveal that the second suit in the preorder bundle will be none other than the Iron Spider suit , one of the most iconic Spider-Man costumes the web-slinging hero has ever worn. Your feedback to our release date , collector's edition, and Game Informer cover story has been tremendous and humbling. " We start filming early July ", Feige told the outlet.
  • Bob Dorough, creator of 'Schoolhouse Rock,' has died

    Bob Dorough, creator of 'Schoolhouse Rock,' has died

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    His granddaughter Corin Wolf didn't disclose his exact cause of death but told CNN that Dorough was diagnosed with cancer past year. Bob Dorough , the jazz musician who wrote numerous best-loved Schoolhouse Rock songs, has died at age 94.
  • Amazon is going to release the Fire TV Cube

    Amazon is going to release the Fire TV Cube

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    Voice-controlled music streaming with multi-room music: Users can listen to music on Echo Spot through its built-in speaker . With Alexa integration on current Fire TV devices you can search for shows by name, star, genre, and more.
  • How to create a personal Alexa skill

    How to create a personal Alexa skill

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    New skills will be stored on the Blueprints site from which you can retrieve and edit them. Users can create skills for games, learning, connected home, and storytelling, according to the website. Next, head to the Skill Blueprints page - and consider bookmarking it, because this is where you'll come to add future Blueprints and manage the ones you have.
  • Musk's SpaceX Launches Planet-Hunter Satellite to Orbit

    Musk's SpaceX Launches Planet-Hunter Satellite to Orbit

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    TESS is a scout, equipped with four high-tech cameras to systematically capture images of 200,000 of the Milky Way's stars over the next two years. The TESS launch was called off April 16 to allow scientists to conduct more guidance navigation and control analysis of the rocket, NASA officials wrote on Twitter .