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In an attempt to curb emissions, gas and heat will be more expensive starting Sunday with the implementation of the carbon tax. "I think climate change is a real problem and we're not doing enough to address it, but this is a start". The carbon pricing is part of a national strategy to reduce climate-change causing carbon emissions by making polluters pay. "B.C.is taxing 66 per cent of the carbon emissions", Palka said.
  • Final Xbox One S Holiday Deals As 2017 Nears

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    Killer Instinct Season 2 Ultra Edition , Xbox One: Killer Instinct has been one of the top fighting franchises in video game history for well over 20 years, topping the likes of Tekken and meeting the high standard set by Mortal Kombat titles.
  • BHIM App: PM introduces Aadhar-based BHIM app for digital payments

    BHIM App: PM introduces Aadhar-based BHIM app for digital payments

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    The customer has to feed their Aadhar number into the app, select bank through which the transcation will take place and the biometric scan will work as a password for authenticating transactions. It will be available on other phones soon. In a way, BHIM effortlessly connects the Aadhaar card, mobile phone and UPI/USSD technologies to provide a digital platform for making and receiving payments.
  • Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading

    Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading

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    Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 83.55% of the company's stock. BlackRock Fund Advisors increased its stake in shares of Whole Foods Market by 4.8% in the third quarter. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 13th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share.
  • What is a leap second?

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    The Earth's rotation is sometimes getting longer, sometimes shorter. Google uses "leap smear", where it gradually adds milliseconds to its system clocks before the official arrival of the leap second , to avoid problems associated with the extended time.
  • Capodanno: il nuovo anno inizierà con un secondo di ritardo!

    Capodanno: il nuovo anno inizierà con un secondo di ritardo!

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    Per convenzione il giorno, cioè il tempo impiegato dalla Terra a completare un giro su se stessa, dura 86.400 secondi esatti ma, in realtà, ogni 18 mesi circa si accumula un secondo di ritardo. Chi ha deciso quest'aggiunta di un secondo intercalare è stato l'International Earth Rotation Service - l'organismo internazionale con sede a Parigi che si occupa della gestione di vari sistemi internazionali di riferimento - nel 1972.
  • Skies should be mostly clear for New Year's Eve fireworks

    Skies should be mostly clear for New Year's Eve fireworks

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    Highs will peak in the mid 30s, but temperatures will drop sharply by Tuesday night. High temperatures Saturday will range from near 40 north of I-70 to the upper 40s south. Overnight lows will be in the single digits and even into negative territory. Mostly cloudy with a bit of freezing rain or drizzle (slippery conditions possible late at night).
  • Microsoft Surface Pro 5 con schermo 4k entro il primo trimestre 2017

    Microsoft Surface Pro 5 con schermo 4k entro il primo trimestre 2017

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    Microsoft Windows Surface ricopre un ruolo da protagonista nel mercato dei convertibili. Come di certo sapremo se siamo appassionati di questo tipo di tablet orientati alla produttività estrema ed alla grafica, essendo contraddistinti da grandi quantitativi di RAM, il predecessore Surface Pro 4 è dotato di risoluzione 2160 x 1440, ha uno degli ultimi processori di fascia alta Intel Core M in dotazione e fino a 16GB di memoia RAM a disposizione, assieme ad uno storage che tocca punte di 1 ...
  • A Fortress Of Garbage Trucks Will Protect Times Square On NYE

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    Talking to the NY Times ", NYPD Commissioner James P. O'Neill said, "We're going to have one of the most well-policed, best-protected events at one of the safest venues in the entire world, given all the assets that we've employed here. Many riders are aware of the heightened security for New Year's events and travel, but they aren't letting it damper their plans. Over two million people are expected to pack Times Square to watch the ball drop.
  • Looks like Apple's iPhone 8 is getting a major size upgrade

    Looks like Apple's iPhone 8 is getting a major size upgrade

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    The speculation surfaced after Apple, Google and Microsoft reportedly plan to obtain the foldable OLED display component from LG, as told by BGR . Apple is reportedly collaborating with Samsung for 5.8-inch AMOLED displays, something that will most likely be tied up to the iPhone 8.
  • Nomura parla del comparto tecnico di Kingdom Hearts 3

    Nomura parla del comparto tecnico di Kingdom Hearts 3

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    Anche Topolino, inoltre, avrà un nuovo vestito per l'occasione, tuttavia Nomura non ha fornito alcun indizio su di esso. Non sappiamo se anche il vestiario di Paperino e Pippo cambierà, ma essendo rimasto immutato nel corso della serie è probabile che manterranno i loro abiti originali.