Odd light from rocket launch visible in northern NevadaOdd light from rocket launch visible in northern Nevada

The lift-off came at its scheduled time of 7:21 p.m. SpaceX then successfully handled the launching of an Argentine satellite after setting of a colorful pyrotechnic display as its rocket stages separated.

NASA video shows looming Hurricane Michael from spaceNASA video shows looming Hurricane Michael from space

Hurricane Michael is a "monstrous hurricane" and will deliver a potentially devastating strike to the Florida Panhandle sometime Wednesday, Gov. Rick Scott said.

Strengthening Hurricane Michael Closes in on Florida PanhandleStrengthening Hurricane Michael Closes in on Florida Panhandle

"Hurricane Michael is a monstrous storm", said Florida Gov. Rick Scott, at a Tuesday news conference, adding that it could bring "total devastation to parts of our state, especially in the Panhandle".

3 scientists awarded chemistry Nobel Prize3 scientists awarded chemistry Nobel Prize

The 72-year-old was sentenced on Monday to two years in prison for the rape of a woman seven years ago.No literature prize will be awarded this year.Nobel chemistry laureate George Smith, reached at his home in Columbia, Missouri, was quick to credit the work of others in his prize.

Don't Fall For The Latest Facebook 'Hacking' HoaxDon't Fall For The Latest Facebook 'Hacking' Hoax

A new Facebook scam is making headlines across the country. "I actually got another friend request from you yesterday ... which I ignored so you may want to check your account.

Mobile wallet Ipaymu and QR codes increase sales in Indonesia

Nowadays the majority of payment transactions in Indonesia are conducted by means of cash. However, modern technical solutions soon will be able to change this situation. Recently an e-wallet Ipaymu was introduced to citizens of the country, which will help to draw attention of smartphone users with the possibility to make mobile payments by means of QR technologies and will probably increase the popularity of cashless payments.

QR codes are used for medical purposes

QR codes have gained popularity around the world. They are used in all spheres of a human activity, helping him to get quick access to the information of his interest, for convenience of making purchases and payment of bank receipts.

New opportunities with the mobile wallet of FIS based on QR codes

Mobile payments become popular around the world. Many banks and financial institutions create special applications for smartphones due to which clients can make transactions by means of their mobile devices.

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