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Private US E&P operators finding innovative ways to lower costs: execs

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Houston — Private US exploration and production companies are typically smaller in resources and staff than their larger rivals, but what they lack in size they often make up for in lower unit costs, according to executives. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now One reason is that Read More

2019 World Oil Awards finalists announced

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8/19/2019 World Oil and Gulf Energy Information are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 World Oil Awards. For 18 years, these prestigious awards have recognized and honored the upstream energy industry’s leading innovators and innovations and recognized step changes in technology that have made a lasting impact. Best Completions Technology Award FloFuse – Read More

There is a palpable sense of shame in Hong Kong

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By Diana Magnay, news correspondent, in Hong Kong Protest movements over time, just as crowds do, ebb and swell – gathering momentum only to deflate again as if heaving a collective sigh. Tuesday night at the airport by all accounts was a moment where a mob – albeit small – turns monstrous, gripped by adrenaline Read More

Russian satellites may soon become INVISIBLE from Earth

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Russia’s space agency claims to have found an unconventional way of equipping its satellites with stealth features, effectively making them hard to spot from Earth. A special wrap may be the solution, they say. Roscosmos has invented top-notch technology which involves covering satellites with a unique air-bubble wrap that scatters light, Russian media reported. The Read More

Reported! Instagram to roll out special button letting users flag ‘fake posts’

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Fresh after the memes purge, Instagram is getting more ‘alert’ to ‘fake content’ urging users report it with a touch of a button. Experienced ‘fact-checkers’ of its parent company Facebook will take it from there. The company is rolling out the option first in the US, and then worldwide by the end of August. “I’m Read More

Feature: USGC ULSD jumps as export demand to Brazil surges

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Houston — Brazilian demand for US Gulf Coast diesel (gasoil) this month — spurred by a refinery outage and state-run pricing — has helped drain supplies and push spot differentials past a one-month high. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now S&P Global Platts assessed USGC ULSD Thursday Read More

Feature: IMO 2020 preparations and their impacts on US exports

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Houston — Ahead of IMO 2020, shipowners are increasingly taking ships off the water for scrubber installations, reducing tonnage availability in the Americas and supporting expectations that freight will firm in the coming months, impacting US export competitiveness. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now On January 1, Read More

Time to up your Instagram stories game with AR effects

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Get ready to see your friends turn into a Terminator and take a selfie in outer space as Instagram adds augmented reality (AR) effects. Much like the visual tricks seen in smartphone games like Pokemon Go, which allows players to see Pikachu and pals as if they were appearing in the real world, Instagram users Read More

Once upon a time in… Chelyabinsk: Tarantino ‘helps’ Russian man sell his flat (PHOTOS)

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A creative Russian used his Photoshop skills and added Quentin Tarantino to the images of the flat he is trying to sell shortly after the premiere of the famous director’s new film ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’. The 67-square-meter apartment with quite a typical Soviet-style interior in the Russian Ural city of Chelyabinsk, where Read More

Exclusive: Google’s jobs search draws antitrust complaints from rivals

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BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google’s fast-growing tool for searching job listings has been a boon for employers and job boards starving for candidates, but several rival job-finding services contend anti-competitive behavior has fueled its rise and cost them users and profits. FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of Google logo in this Read More