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WWE 2K18 is bodyslamming its way onto the PC later this year WWE 2K18 is bodyslamming its way onto the PC later this year
- September 26, 2017

Players who purchase the WWE 2K18 Cena (Nuff) Edition at participating retailers will receive Early Access to their game copies and in-game bonuses beginning four days early on Friday, October 13, 2017 for the PS4™ system and Xbox One. (more...)
Voice Actor Strike Tentatively Ends, Agreement Reached with Game Companies Voice Actor Strike Tentatively Ends, Agreement Reached with Game Companies
- September 26, 2017

This is a big deal because the strike has affected the game industry significantly, bringing hundreds of protestors to picket outside of game companies and fouling up voice acting arrangements for games like Life Is Strange: Before the Storm . (more...)
NASA explains why the world didn't end on September 23 NASA explains why the world didn't end on September 23
- September 26, 2017

Time will tell if Meade's new ominous prediction for around October 21 gets watered down like he did with his last one. "It's a very biblically significant, numerologically significant number". NASA on its website last week dismissed the Planet X theory as a hoax. The Internet was alight with a doomsday prediction that billed this past Saturday as a fateful day, one that would result in the fabled planet Nibiru colliding with Earth and killing everyone. (more...)
Microsoft Teams will soon replace Skype for Business Microsoft Teams will soon replace Skype for Business
- September 26, 2017

Slack's easy-to-use software, and its free tier for people to experiment with, has made the company one of the hottest business-technology start-ups. "We are excited about this new infrastructure because it will provide both speed of innovation as well as higher quality communication experiences", the company said in an announcement pegged to its Microsoft Ignite event in Orlando, Fla. (more...)
Big 12 Notebook: Oklahoma teams stay flawless, Kansas State struggles Big 12 Notebook: Oklahoma teams stay flawless, Kansas State struggles
- September 26, 2017

TCU will pose the stiffest test yet for the Cowboys as both teams look to start off Big 12 play on a high note. Each weekend, we'll tell you where and when to watch the top college QBs expected to be available for the 2018 NFL Draft. (more...)
Iran successfully tested new ballistic missile, says state media Iran successfully tested new ballistic missile, says state media
- September 26, 2017

Iran today said it had successfully tested a missile with a range of 2,000 kilometres and that can carry multiple warheads, in defiance of USA warnings. Iran says all of its missiles are created to carry conventional warheads only and has limited their range to a maximum of 2,000 kilometres, although commanders say they have the technology to go further. (more...)
Sen. Paul deals blow to GOP health care efforts
- September 26, 2017

Resistance to the bill from a few of their GOP colleagues may sink this latest Republican attempt at a new approach to health care. Democrats said the GOP numbers were deceptive because they omitted the impact of cuts Republicans would impose on Medicaid, the health insurance program for the poor and disabled. (more...)
IOS Siri and Search, and macOS Spotlight, are now powered by Google IOS Siri and Search, and macOS Spotlight, are now powered by Google
- September 26, 2017

This ends a Bing integration that was introduced in iOS 7 back in 2013 . Apple's products accounted for about half of Google's mobile search revenue before the newest promotion above Bing. Microsoft can point to Amazon, AOL, and Yahoo/Verizon as those partners, but with this change, it provides only a single search service to Apple, Bing Image Search in Siri. (more...)
IFixit Tears Down the Apple Watch Series 3 IFixit Tears Down the Apple Watch Series 3
- September 26, 2017

There is a clear victor here, with iPhone 8 beating these two devices to a pulp. No replacement costs are confirmed for the iPhone X , but because it also has a glass back, we can assume Apple will apply different pricing. Overall, the price of the iPhone X may have you asking many questions. It comprises of an Apple A11 Bionic processor, a Snapdragon X16 LTE modem, Skyworks SkyOne SKY78140, Avago 8072JD130, NXP 80V18 secure NFC module on the front. (more...)
What's Next for AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN) After Today's Significant Increase? What's Next for AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN) After Today's Significant Increase?
- September 25, 2017

Visainc. now has $241.39B valuation. The stock increased 3.47% or $1.14 on September 22, reaching $33.95. About 552,175 shares traded. AstraZeneca plc ( LON AZN ) opened at 4912.00 on Thursday. About 375,739 shares traded. Capital Power Corp (TSE:CPX) has 0.00% since September 25, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 63.36% the S&P500. Fayez Sarofim & Company decreased Franklinresourcesinc (NYSE:BEN) stake by 40,350 shares to 398,182 valued at $17.83 million in 2017Q2. (more...)
Oxbow Advisors LLC Has $8.84 Million Position in Apple Inc. (AAPL) Oxbow Advisors LLC Has $8.84 Million Position in Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- September 25, 2017

Carlson Capital Management acquired 3,847 shares as Apple Inc (AAPL)'s stock rose 12.78%. Los Angeles Capital Mgmt Equity holds 24,833 shares. BidaskClub has downgraded Apple Inc . Alta Capital Management LLC's holdings in Apple were worth $93,162,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) on Tuesday, May 16. (more...)
IOS 11 is causing massive battery drain problems IOS 11 is causing massive battery drain problems
- September 25, 2017

Many flocked onto social media and Reddit to proclaim their woes over iOS 11, stating that their phone is dying significantly faster than usual. This is not the first we have heard of battery problems with the latest batch of releases from Apple. (more...)
NASA Names Facility After Katherine G. Johnson NASA Names Facility After Katherine G. Johnson
- September 25, 2017

Despite being widowed in 1956, Johnson went on to become one of the first women credited as an author of a major research report, did trajectory analysis for Alan Shepherd's flight - America's first manned space mission - and was personally selected by John Glenn to double-check the orbital calculations for his entire mission - the first American space mission to orbit the earth. (more...)
TGS 2017: Fire Emblem Warriors DLC Plans Revealed TGS 2017: Fire Emblem Warriors DLC Plans Revealed
- September 25, 2017

All the information on the pass has only been in regards to a Japanese release, but I'm positive Nintendo will announce a Season Pass for the USA closer to release. DLC Pack #3 (March 2018, $8.99): Fans of Fire Emblem Awakening will love this DLC, as much of the content is themed after the classic game. These details and more will undoubtedly come closer to the North American release date. (more...)
Attack on Titan 2 confirmed for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC Attack on Titan 2 confirmed for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
- September 25, 2017

As announced before, " Attack on Titan 2" will be based on the events of the second season of the manga of the same name, which means that things are about to get even more bloody and major deaths are at hand. While more information about the game's release date, narrative, and new mechanics will be unveiled in the coming weeks, KOEI TECMO released a new selection of in-game assets which further showcase famous scenes from the anime and character interactions outside of battle. (more...)
999 for Select Customers 999 for Select Customers
- September 25, 2017

The plan costs Rs 999 but users will get discount of 50 per cent if they recharge via Airtel Payments Bank. As this new Airtel plan is specific only to select prepaid subscribers, to know if you are eligible for this plan, you need to check the same from the My Airtel app. (more...)
JioPhone deliveries start, here's how to track your phone JioPhone deliveries start, here's how to track your phone
- September 25, 2017

From September 24, Reliance Jio has officially begun with the delivery of over 6 million JioPhone units. Jio company has taken millions of order and after all the orders are delivered there could be possibility that they will start another booking till now there is is no information. (more...)
Intel Announces 8th Generation Core i7, i5, And i3 Processors For Desktops Intel Announces 8th Generation Core i7, i5, And i3 Processors For Desktops
- September 25, 2017

These are considered "Premium Consumer Processors" built for gamers, overclockers and content creators encompassing SKUs in the Core i3, Core i5, and Core i7 product families. Both chips include six physical cores capable of executing a total of six threads, and support DDR4-2666 memory. This processor has base/boost clocks of 3.7GHz and 4.7GHz and of course has an unlocked multiplier. (more...)
Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis
- September 24, 2017

The stock declined 0.17% or $0.11 reaching $64 on the news. About 53.20 million shares traded. (NASDAQ:ATVI). Parkside Bancorp Trust reported 0% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . As per Thursday, August 6, the company rating was downgraded by Hilliard Lyons. Morgan Stanley has "Overweight" rating and $56 target. On Friday, August 4 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". (more...)
Hurricanes not enough? Now, word comes that the world's ending on Saturday Hurricanes not enough? Now, word comes that the world's ending on Saturday
- September 24, 2017

David Meade , who wrote a book called, "Planet X - The 2017 Arrival", claims that on September 23, a sign would come that "Planet X" also known as "Nibiru" will have an encounter with Earth, changing the world as we know it. "It's a very biblically significant, numerologically significant number". The life-threatening revelations come as another expert claimed Nibiru was the cause of the Atlantic's summer of hurricanes. (more...)
New Super Mario Run update to add Daisy, new mode and world New Super Mario Run update to add Daisy, new mode and world
- September 24, 2017

You can unlock Daisy by playing through Remix 10, a "frenetic" mode which will feature 10 level snippets from across the game. Whenever players do so, the characters in the game will be wearing headphones for a cute visual touch. And there's a brand new world to discover. Additionally, Super Mario Run players will get access to a mode called Remix 10, which remixes and randomizes sections of existing levels for a new challenge. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 Packs in New Functionalities to Attract Consumers Apple Watch Series 3 Packs in New Functionalities to Attract Consumers
- September 24, 2017

And if you're interested in JUMP! Specifications Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus comes in two storage variants - 64GB and 256GB. The greatest news is that the iPhone X has the best battery life out of all the new phones, lasting up to two hours longer than the iPhone 8 . (more...)
The Psychology Behind the New iPhone's Four-Digit Price The Psychology Behind the New iPhone's Four-Digit Price
- September 24, 2017

Both the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X were recently shown in a launching event where both were displayed and explained to the public. The phone is scheduled to go on sale on November 3. While the device's price tag is expensive, the iPhone X is a stunningly designed smartphone that features a almost bezel-less display and new facial recognition technology. (more...)
IPhone X, 8, and 8 Plus Singaporean pricing IPhone X, 8, and 8 Plus Singaporean pricing
- September 23, 2017

During a half-hour stay at the Apple store, there wasn't a scalper to be seen outside the shop. At the other end of the country in Beijing, customers at the Apple Store in the capital's popular upscale shopping area Sanlitun were also thin in the ground on launch day. (more...)
CBI takes over probe into Ryan International School student's killing CBI takes over probe into Ryan International School student's killing
- September 23, 2017

Pradhuman Thakur, a Class 2 student, was found dead with his throat slit in a toilet of the school on September 8. CBI on Friday registered a case under sections of murder, arms act, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and Juvenile Justice Act. (more...)