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Severed Gets A Surprise Release On Nintendo Switch Severed Gets A Surprise Release On Nintendo Switch
- August 09, 2017

That's perfectly fine, as the game is already a delight and those of you who own a Switch should definitely consider picking the game up. Severed tells a brilliant, colorful tale of a young warrior named Sasha who has had one of her arms severed off, and must fight her way through odd enemies and puzzles to find her missing family. (more...)
The Exxon Mobil Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:XOM) The Exxon Mobil Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:XOM)
- August 09, 2017

Meyer Handelman Co who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $338.65B market cap company. The ROA ratio is calculated by comparing net income to average total assets, and is expressed as a percentage. (more...)
Sonic Mania reveals first footage of Competition Mode Sonic Mania reveals first footage of Competition Mode
- August 09, 2017

The music and graphics are just about flawless (for 16-bit era); it's a lot of fun to play; watching Tails accidentally succumb multiple times (only to come back!) is hilarious; and, on top of that, there's fun to be had with the two-player competitive mode. (more...)
Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC Acquires 3 Shares of United Technologies Corporation (UTX) Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC Acquires 3 Shares of United Technologies Corporation (UTX)
- August 09, 2017

Norges Bank purchased a new position in United Technologies Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at about $740,872,000. Through this figure traders can analyze that ASX show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side. (more...)
Asos lives the American dream with new $40m fulfilment centre Asos lives the American dream with new $40m fulfilment centre
- August 09, 2017

ASOS CEO Nick Beighton said the facility would enable the young fashion etail giant offer more cost effective, fast and flexible services to its growing U.S. The news comes after Asos posted runaway growth of 32 per cent for the four months to June 30, driven largely by global sales which rose 42 per cent. (more...)
The Times of India The Times of India
- August 09, 2017

Trai's app allows users to flag pesky calls and unsolicited messages directly to the regulator as it pulls out such details from messages and call logs. Sharma said that Apple's stand is not in the interest of its customers. How can you take away my right over my own data? "The ownership should remain and shall remain with the consumer who produced the data", he said. (more...)
Sony's G8441 And G8341 Show Up In Leaked Images Sony's G8441 And G8341 Show Up In Leaked Images
- August 09, 2017

As per the GFX listing revealed by GSMarena , the upcoming Sony Xperia XZ1 will come running the Google Android O " Sony Edition" suggesting that the handset will have the standard Sony's customization features deployed over the Android OS. (more...)
Snapchat Photo Gets Little Leaguers Kicked Out Of Tournament Snapchat Photo Gets Little Leaguers Kicked Out Of Tournament
- August 09, 2017

This seems like a bit far to go over a social media post, especially when it comes to promoting the losing team into that championship game instead, and especially when that losing team's own actions were controversial. Its president, Jamie Batten, pointed out in a statement that the "unpleasant interactions" were not all "on the part of those on the Atlee softball team". (more...)
Nintendo Switch News Channel to finally receive a goal with BotW Nintendo Switch News Channel to finally receive a goal with BotW
- August 09, 2017

Nintendo hasn't said what items will be gained by accessing the game this way, though it notes that some may not be available depending on your progress and location. A new patch is live for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , and it definitely packs variety in terms of the things it accomplishes. As for other changes, the update fixes issues with The Master Trials DLC which saw certain enemies not contributing to one's completion rate once defeated. (more...)
Instagram testing new two-person live stream video feature Instagram testing new two-person live stream video feature
- August 08, 2017

One person does the broadcasting, and can bring in guests that'll start broadcasting alongside them (see above). The viewers can also simultaneously view both the live broadcasts and comment on them as usual. Instagram live videos were introduced in November previous year. However, most social channels are seeing a dip in live-streaming video performance. (more...)
Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 will launch in September after all, KGI says Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 will launch in September after all, KGI says
- August 08, 2017

The new image is in line with the recently leaked image of the iPhone 8 cutout that shows the wedge at the top. There are talks that the iPhone 8 could be delayed, mainly because Apple is unclear with the Touch ID sensor 's placement in the phone. (more...)
Tile's new lost item trackers have double the range, better looks Tile's new lost item trackers have double the range, better looks
- August 08, 2017

The new premium line of products reflect consumers' various lifestyles. The Tile Sport has a unique tread-like design with a dark slate finish and a graphite ring for added durability. Working together, it has recovered lost and stolen cars, bikes, bags, jewelry, pets, passports, cameras and, of course, countless keys and wallets. Using our 80m-long open-plan office as a test bed, I placed the Tile at one end and walked to the other end (260 feet) and still had a connection to the tracker. (more...)
Kingly Collector's Editions Announced for Ni no Kuni II Kingly Collector's Editions Announced for Ni no Kuni II
- August 08, 2017

Those who will pre-order the game will also get a set of five special DLC swords, which you can see in the gallery. In addition to the season pass , Prince's Edition includes a making-of Blu-ray and Steelbook case. Are you looking forward to Ni no Kuni II? No details on Australian special editions were available at time of writing. The season pass for the Ni no Kuni II was glimpsed by Bandai Namco Asia's social media but, was quickly deleted. (more...)
Mississippi Nissan workers vote Mississippi Nissan workers vote "no" to unionization
- August 08, 2017

The union claims in fresh charges filed with the NLRB that Nissan "conducted repeated captive audience meetings" and played "virtually non-stop anti-union videos" ahead of the vote. A corruption scandal involving union employees allegedly taking bribes from a former Fiat Chrysler executive also threatened to spread. "They have rejected the UAW and chosen to self-represent, continuing the direct relationship they enjoy with the company", she said in a statement. (more...)
Spotify Comes to Xbox One Today Spotify Comes to Xbox One Today
- August 08, 2017

According to all the screenshot we've seen so far, Spotify for Xbox One will be similar to the app already available on Playstation 4 and Android TV, and its Pivot UI is quite a throwback to the old "Metro" Windows 8 apps. You can use Spotify Connect to control the music from your mobile device. Find the play bar at the bottom of the Xbox menu to skip songs, play/pause, or adjust the volume. (more...)
PCB wants Under-19 Asia Cup shifted out of India PCB wants Under-19 Asia Cup shifted out of India
- August 08, 2017

Miandad held that if Pakistan boycotts India at ICC matches then it would entail losses for the ICC which would eventually lead to equal treatment to Pakistan by ICC as well as other forums. The PCB last week said it has allocated one billion rupees ($10 million) for the legal battle. "I did my best this time too and also faced a lot of criticism for it as critics termed it "begging". (more...)
Sharp announces the full-screen Aquos S2 in Beijing Sharp announces the full-screen Aquos S2 in Beijing
- August 08, 2017

The Aquos S2 , which is the latest device in the line, pushes the concept further, packing a 5.5-inch display into a tiny frame. The top corners are also diagonals instead of rounded or squared-corners. In both the variants, the storage is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card slot. On the battery front, the Sharp Aquos S2 packs a decent 3,020mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 technology support for fast charging. (more...)
Trump Calls for International Toughness, Decisiveness on North Korea Trump Calls for International Toughness, Decisiveness on North Korea
- August 08, 2017

Regarding gerrymandering, the Democrats seem to have forgotten the time they controlled the General Assembly and gerrymandered Mel Watts right into the U.S. Only a quarter of Americans (24%) say they "trust all or most of what they hear in official communications from the White House", while more (30%) say they trust "nothing at all" that they hear from the President's office. (more...)
Bharti Infratel dips almost 4% after block deal Bharti Infratel dips almost 4% after block deal
- August 08, 2017

The company along with its subsidiaries now owns 58% in Bharti Infratel. At 09:44 hours IST , Bharti Infratel was trading at Rs 382.40, down 3.90 percent and Bharti Airtel was at Rs 419.75, up 0.49 percent on the BSE. The sale was for a total consideration of over Rs 25.70 billion (over Dollars 400 million) and was executed at a price of Rs. 380.6 a share, representing a discount of c. (more...)
Intel 18-core Core i9-7980XE launches September 25 for $2000 Intel 18-core Core i9-7980XE launches September 25 for $2000
- August 08, 2017

First of all, full specs for the i9-7920X reveal that the Turbo Boost frequency is 4.4 GHz, so it might not prove to be faster than AMD's Threadripper 1920X after all. The 14-, 16- and 18-core Core-X processors will be available on September 25. During the annual Computex IT show in June, Intel announced a new range of HEDT (High End Desk Top) CPUs called Basin Falls that was quite extraordinary. (more...)
Harvard investigated over 'racist' admissions process Harvard investigated over 'racist' admissions process
- August 08, 2017

Cotter says, the Michigan Civil Rights Initiative, passed in 2006, made it so no public university in Michigan could discriminate against or grant preferential treatment to anyone on the basis of race, ethnicity, or gender when selecting potential students . (more...)
Gain Goodies for Destiny 2 Using Rockstar Energy Drinks and Pop-Tarts Gain Goodies for Destiny 2 Using Rockstar Energy Drinks and Pop-Tarts
- August 08, 2017

Each box of Pop-Tarts will also sport "custom-designed, collectible" packaging based on Destiny 2's subclasses (if you're the kind of guy who collects Pop-Tarts boxes, I guess). Destiny 2's worldwide collaboration with Rockstar Energy Drink includes limited edition Destiny 2 themed cans in different flavours available in the USA and Canada, U.K. (more...)
Firefox is the latest browser to add support for VR viewing Firefox is the latest browser to add support for VR viewing
- August 08, 2017

The latest version of Mozilla Firefox , Firefox 55 , will be released on August 8th equipped with virtual reality support (VR). Marking a huge advancement for WebVR, the latest public update of Firefox has been announced today and it now adds support for the Rift and Vive. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 to feature a large battery
- August 08, 2017

As Apple and Samsung Electronics, which are leading global Smartphone markets, chose to start using SLP for their upcoming Smartphones, main board manufacturers for Smartphones are set to face catastrophic impact. SLP is a natural evolution of current PCB technology, and Samsung would likely make use of it even without Apple leading the way. In other words, companies which don't have the semiconductor packing technology can die out in the future. (more...)
Husband's Post About Curvy Wife Backfires Husband's Post About Curvy Wife Backfires
- August 08, 2017

In an act bolder than posting a no-makeup selfie, Tripp captioned a photo earlier this week of his wife and himself on a beach. Robbie explains in the caption how he loves his wife, even though he used to get made fun of for liking "girls on the thicker side". (more...)