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That Cool Sea of Thieves Xbox Controller is Getting Some Cool Accessories That Cool Sea of Thieves Xbox Controller is Getting Some Cool Accessories
- February 08, 2018

The 2TB Sea of Thieves themed Seagate Game Drive for Xbox will be available alongside the game's release on March 20. It's small enough to slip into a pocket, doesn't need a separate power cord and can store a catalog of downloaded games and achievements for continued gameplay on any Xbox One X or Xbox One console. (more...)
Instagram Testing 'Regram' Feature - But Only Within Its 'Stories' Section Instagram Testing 'Regram' Feature - But Only Within Its 'Stories' Section
- February 08, 2018

According to TechCrunch who confirmed the test with Instagram , the photo-sharing service is now developing a feature where you can share pictures and videos in your timeline to your Story . Right now, Instagram is just testing the feature likely with a select number of users. At the top of that menu, however, there's a new " Add post to your story " option. (more...)
This WhatsApp new feature is going to change your life This WhatsApp new feature is going to change your life
- February 08, 2018

In the beta versions for both iOS and Android , WhatsApp now shows the payment feature and the list of partner banks. It has been rolled out to only a few beta users, so even if you have enrolled for the beta program, you may not be able to see this feature. (more...)
Street Performance on Payback- Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Street Performance on Payback- Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)
- February 08, 2018

It has underperformed by 35.14% the S&P500. Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI ) has been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the twenty-seven research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Pillar Pacific Capital Management Llc, which manages about $683.62 million and $777.04 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) by 12,580 shares to 230,493 shares, valued at $12.01 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Google is now letting you create your own themed movies in Photos Google is now letting you create your own themed movies in Photos
- February 08, 2018

People who haven't installed the Google Allo app were able to send and receive the messages on the device even if they have not installed the app on their devices. If you want to tweak the result, you can take a seat in the director's chair and edit your movie with the movie editor in the iOS or Android app. So if you haven't downloaded the Google Photos app-and you should, it's one of Google's most impressive and useful services-you can head over to Google Play and pull down the latest ... (more...)
Credit Suisse Group Reiterates Credit Suisse Group Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW)
- February 08, 2018

On Thursday, October 5 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". The hedge fund run by John H. Scully held 14.23 million shares of the investment bankers and brokers and service company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $622.47M, down from 14.65M at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Streams of David Bowie's Life on Mars spike following SpaceX launch Streams of David Bowie's Life on Mars spike following SpaceX launch
- February 08, 2018

TechCrunch also reported that Musk said the company will now focus on the development of its BFR rocket following the inaugural launch of Falcon Heavy . At the wheel is a dummy dressed in a spacesuit. A space-suited mannequin was strapped in the driver's seat, and the radio set to play a David Bowie soundtrack on a loop. (more...)
When To Expect The New Release When To Expect The New Release
- February 08, 2018

Therefore, the Battery Health screen on the latest iOS 11.3 beta includes a section for Peak Performance Capability . Also worth pointing out is that if iOS is unable to determine the health level of your battery , or if the level is low enough, you will be directed to take your iPhone to an Apple Store or an authorized service center to have it tested and possibly replaced. (more...)
Tesla survives a bumpy ride as production misses target Tesla survives a bumpy ride as production misses target
- February 08, 2018

The production and delivery of the Tesla Model 3, their "affordable" $35,000 (£25,227.30) vehicle seems to be hitting several roadblocks. However, the company has been plagued with production problems, pushing back the release dates twice now, with only a few thousand having been delivered to customers. (more...)
Consumer Reports' Says Roku, Samsung Smart TVs Have Security Vulnerabilities Consumer Reports' Says Roku, Samsung Smart TVs Have Security Vulnerabilities
- February 08, 2018

The External Control setting can be turned off, but that also keeps you from controlling a Roku-based TV with its own app. Roku told Consumer Reports that there is "no security risk". Consumer Reports said many of these TVs has a tech add-on called "Automatic Content Recognition", which tracks what you watch. Now a representative from Roku reached out to 7 On Your Side, on Wednesday morning, and released this statement: " Roku takes security very seriously. (more...)
Elon Musk's self-driving strategy still doesn't include LiDAR
- February 08, 2018

Revenue for the quarter was $3.3 billion, which was in line with analysts' forecasts. Tesla's shares are also in the stratosphere, up 8 per cent from the start of this year. "We were promised they would work and they just didn't work", Musk said during the call. Also avidly interested will be numerous hundreds of thousands of would-be buyers who put down $1,000 deposits, starting nearly two years ago, to reserve Model 3s. (more...)
Dow Jones suffers worst loss in six years Dow Jones suffers worst loss in six years
- February 08, 2018

On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had its biggest single-day point decrease in the history of the index. After numerous turns higher and lower, it wound up with a gain, coincidentally, of 567. Dallas Federal Reserve president Robert Kaplan said Wednesday that the stock market correction is a healthy one. That could take a lot of air out of the stock market. (more...)
Uber vs Waymo Trial: Kalanick Says Uber Trailed in Self-Driving Automobiles Uber vs Waymo Trial: Kalanick Says Uber Trailed in Self-Driving Automobiles
- February 08, 2018

Waymo is suing for damages that could end up totaling more than a billion dollars. Levandowski is not a defendant in the case. Uber was once a prized investment for Alphabet, whose venture capital arm made a $258 million bet on Uber in 2013. (more...)
Smart home unit Nest is spun back into Google Smart home unit Nest is spun back into Google
- February 08, 2018

Nest's current CEO, Marwan Fawaz, will now report to Rick Osterloh, a former Motorola executive who is overseeing Google's fledgling hardware division. Here you'll find the latest product reviews, news, and how-tos to help you connect your surroundings to the internet in the smartest way possible. Google spokeswoman Lily Lin said "significant role reductions" are not expected at Nest because the businesses are not being combined "to gain efficiencies". (more...)
Pornhub and Twitter are banning 'deepfake' face-swap porn videos Pornhub and Twitter are banning 'deepfake' face-swap porn videos
- February 07, 2018

That site puts deepfakes in the same category as revenge porn. Since GIF-sharing site Gfycat and major porn streaming provider PornHub both banned deepfakes last week, celebrity porn creators have been looking for new places to host their wares. (more...)
Ford Finally Gave Us the Mini Raptor We've Always Wanted Ford Finally Gave Us the Mini Raptor We've Always Wanted
- February 07, 2018

Like its big brother , this is a complete performance overhaul and has new suspension and engine components that should make this an indomitable off-roader. Like the F-150, the Ranger Raptor gets six electronically-controlled driving modes-Normal, Sport, Grass/Gravel/Snow, Mud/Sand, Rock, and Baja-to help you drive through virtually any terrain. (more...)
Google Might Be Developing Game Streaming Service and Possibly an Associated Console Google Might Be Developing Game Streaming Service and Possibly an Associated Console
- February 07, 2018

This new service has reportedly been in development for two years, and it's so far along that Google reportedly considered launching it for the Holiday 2017 season. The report in The Information says that Google has already started talks with developers about Yeti , but that's about as deep as it goes. The original intent was for Yeti to be used on Chromecast streaming devices with a Yeti hardware controller, while the idea of console being a more recent addition. (more...)
PlayStation 5.50 Beta Rolls Out PlayStation 5.50 Beta Rolls Out
- February 07, 2018

Sony has revealed some features in an upcoming PlayStation 4 update that include tools for play time management, custom wallpapers, and library enhancements. Other new additions include a "This PS4" and "PS Plus" tab, differentiating between apps and games already installed on the PS4 and apps and games you have on the PS Plus Monthly free games platform, respectively. (more...)
Securities Analyst Recommendations: Enbridge Energy Management, LLC (EEQ), Energous Corporation (WATT)
- February 07, 2018

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.46% the S&P500. Susquehanna International Group Llp increased its stake in Enbridge Energy Management L ( EEQ ) by 98.03% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Russians cleared of doping eligible for Games - IOC Russians cleared of doping eligible for Games - IOC
- February 07, 2018

The IOC last month said 169 Russian athletes had been invited to compete at the Winter Games as "neutrals" who would be identified as "Olympic athletes from Russia", wear neutral uniforms and participate under the Olympic flag. The punishment was that Russia as a whole was banned from the upcoming Winter Olympics in South Korea starting on February 9 and 28 Russian athletes were banned for life and stripped of any medals or titles they had. (more...)
Overwatch Year of the Dog Event Details Teased Overwatch Year of the Dog Event Details Teased
- February 07, 2018

Kaplan explained that the map has one side which has a more ancient feel to it with a temple whilst the other side is much more bright with a more modern feel to it. "The games are much more offensive and much more action packed". The mode is going to be the start of the entire event. Blizzard is also planning a four-week competitive season dedicated to Capture the Flag. (more...)
Watch Will Smith hilariously recreate his son Jaden Smith's 'Icon' music video Watch Will Smith hilariously recreate his son Jaden Smith's 'Icon' music video
- February 07, 2018

Now he's bumped his reputation up by yet another notch by starring in a parody of the music video of his son Jaden's song " Icon " (from the 19-year-old's first album Syre ), which came out last November. "Keep Doin' You!" he said in the caption. Imagine inviting your mates over for dinner and being like, 'Oh, yeah, that's just my Dad, the Fresh Prince of Bel Air.' It'd be ace. (more...)
Olympic committee gives strong warning to boxing, says could face expulsion Olympic committee gives strong warning to boxing, says could face expulsion
- February 07, 2018

After match-fixing concerns, the IOC's board has frozen contracts with AIBA, as well as financial payments to it . Olympics chief Thomas Bach on Monday said the Pyeongchang Winter Games have brought "real hope" to the divided Korean peninsula - and added there was no "Plan B" even when nuclear tensions put them under threat. (more...)
Overwatch League responds to Geguri rumors Overwatch League responds to Geguri rumors
- February 07, 2018

Former ROX Orcas off-tank Kim " Geguri " Se-yeon appears set to join the Shanghai Dragons, which will make her the first female player to join the Overwatch League. After Geguri livestreamed a game to prove her critics wrong, she played in the Overwatch Apex tournament in her home country previous year. Geguri has often expressed disinterest in gender issues, though there is no denying her impact in the diversity of the Overwatch League . (more...)
Searching and Booking Hotels and Flights through Google is Now Very Easy Searching and Booking Hotels and Flights through Google is Now Very Easy
- February 07, 2018

This is part of a broader discovery feature to surface "other destinations, weekend getaways and trips you might be interested in". Let's just say you search for a hotel, you can also click to the "Flights" tab to check prices and fare options. (more...)