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Antarctica may be hiding many more volcanoes than previously believed

Antarctica may be hiding many more volcanoes than previously believed

The tallest rises to a height of 12,600 feet (3,850 meters) the size of the Eiger in Switzerland. Geologists and ice experts say the range has many similarities to East Africa's volcanic ridge, which is now acknowledged to be the densest concentration of volcanoes in the world.


Google Pixel 2 features squeezable edges

Google Pixel 2 features squeezable edges

Keep in mind that this is the regular sized Pixel 2 smartphone and not the Pixel XL 2 - which is expected to be manufactured by LG. We'll have to wait for an official announcement to know more about the upcoming Google Pixel devices .


Samsung's portable SSD T5 is here!

Samsung's portable SSD T5 is here!

Samsung Electronics has announced the introduction of the Samsung Portable SSD T5 - the newest portable solid state drive (PSSD) that raises the bar for the performance of external memory products. The T5 can be connected to the standard range of devices including PCs, Macs, smartphones and other devices. A survey commissioned by Samsung found that 60% of Australians had lost content because they had not backed up data.


Snag a free pair of eclipse-safe glasses in St. Tammany

Snag a free pair of eclipse-safe glasses in St. Tammany

According to Farmer, the nonprofit museum ordered more than 300,000 pairs of glasses for the eclipse. "The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed Sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as " eclipse glasses " or hand-held solar viewers", it said, in its solar eclipse safety guidelines .


Why the solar eclipse is starting in the west

Why the solar eclipse is starting in the west

With just a week to go, many people across the USA are buzzing about the " Great American Eclipse ". The event will begin at 5 p.m. The whole thing will only take a few minutes to play out in our skies. Proper eclipse eye wear will block everything except the sun. It will cut across the country from OR to SC. " The path of totality is a relatively thin ribbon, around 70 miles wide, that will cross the US from west to east", school officials said.


Standard Life Aberdeen behemoth emerges

Standard Life Aberdeen behemoth emerges

On Aug 14, Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life announced the completion of their merger, forming Standard Life Aberdeen plc - an investment group with US$871 billion under administration. The Firm operates through four divisions, which include Standard Life Investments, Pensions and Savings, India and China, and Other. The business has established a market-leading position through a long-term commitment to support the needs of employers and their employees.