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'Pokemon GO': Legengary returning until August 31, Mewtwo coming soon via raids 'Pokemon GO': Legengary returning until August 31, Mewtwo coming soon via raids
- August 18, 2017

Don't worry, Niantic has got your back. Mewtwo is the first of the Exclusive Raid Bosses, as more bosses will be added in the coming weeks. And why are the Legendary Birds still in the game - not like we previously discussed!? But how does one get invited to such Raid? These will "periodically appear" at Gyms and play out like the Raids that are already available, except you'll now need an invitation in order to take part. (more...)
700000 pesticide-contaminated eggs imported into United Kingdom - authorities 700000 pesticide-contaminated eggs imported into United Kingdom - authorities
- August 12, 2017

Fipronil is commonly used to get rid of fleas, lice and ticks from animals but is banned by the European Union from use in the food industry. A joint Dutch-Belgian task force conducted raids at eight poultry farms in the Netherlands , according to the Dutch prosecution service. (more...)
LG V30 leaked schematics confirm the final design LG V30 leaked schematics confirm the final design
- August 02, 2017

LG's second flagship device of the year, the phone has been spotted in numerous leaks in the past. It is a well-known fact that LG is working on the latest V30 smartphone, which it might unveil on August 31 during IFA 2017 . The secondary screen will be replaced with a LG V30 floating bar . The display screen is set to feature a massive 6-inch edge-to-edge panel with a QHD resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio and for the cameras, you get a dual-lens setup on the back. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 passes through the FCC, launch imminent? Samsung Galaxy Note 8 passes through the FCC, launch imminent?
- July 31, 2017

While Samsung is busy with its Samsung Galaxy S8 phones selling nicely and its upcoming reveal of the Galaxy Note 8, they are also getting ready to reveal another great phone, namely, the Galaxy A7 2018 edition which is all set to launch next year with A7 2018 edition. (more...)
Mayawati: Top India Dalit leader quits parliament Mayawati: Top India Dalit leader quits parliament
- July 19, 2017

BSP ended up with 19 MLAs depriving Mayawati required numbers to get herself nominated to RajyaSabha on her own strength. "I have dedicated my life for the uplift of the poor, Dalits , tribes, backwards, Muslims, and other minorities groups". (more...)
Geese Howard From Fatal Fury Joins Tekken 7 Geese Howard From Fatal Fury Joins Tekken 7
- July 18, 2017

In addition to Geese, a new stage, Geese Tower, was also revealed for the game, and is likely to be packaged in with his character upon release, which is likely to be sometime later this year. The fighters from Bandai Namco's Tekken 7 will soon be able to do battle with another crossover character, as the publisher announced that Geese Howard will be added to the game this Winter. (more...)
We know a lot more details about Kingdom Hearts III We know a lot more details about Kingdom Hearts III
- July 17, 2017

Showcased through the above trailer, it shows Sora , Donald Duck and Goofy arriving in Andy's Bedroom ( With their forms taking that of toys ). The Gummi Ship minigame is also confirmed to return, with some tweaks and changes to make it unique to Kingdom Hearts 3 . (more...)
CBO: Trump budget would not balance CBO: Trump budget would not balance
- July 14, 2017

The cumulative federal deficit would be one-third smaller than CBO baseline projections that show deficits rising to 5 percent of GDP by 2027, the CBO said. The analysis came as the administration and Republicans controlling the House are struggling to unite Republicans behind an alternative congressional budget plan that's a prerequisite for a hoped-for tax reform effort this fall. (more...)
Destiny 2 gets limited edition Glacier White PS4 Pro bundle Destiny 2 gets limited edition Glacier White PS4 Pro bundle
- July 11, 2017

Sony has made this announcement merely a week before the beta for Destiny 2 is due to start. Blech. If you were in the market for a PS4 Pro anyway , this SKU is still worth pursuing, but the gains to be had with the game advertised on the front of the box are minimal. (more...)
Nintendo Switch App Launches July 21 Nintendo Switch App Launches July 21
- July 08, 2017

Splatoon 2 releases on July 21st for Nintendo Switch . Today, Nintendo held their latest Nintendo Direct presentation, focused entirely on Splatoon 2 . Here are the Wii U games that must come to Nintendo Switch. Nintendo has been rather reticent in allowing online services due to security concerns regarding youthful players. (more...)
Goodwin Fire map: Track size of wildfire burning near Prescott Goodwin Fire map: Track size of wildfire burning near Prescott
- June 30, 2017

The cause of the fire, which started on Saturday 14 miles south of Prescott, was still under investigation. Low humidity, temperatures hovering around 90 Fahrenheit and 35 miles per hour (55 kph) wind gusts are in the forecast through the weekend and may "contribute to extreme fire behavior", the National Weather Service said in an advisory. (more...)
Kevin Harvick showcases usual form, returns to Victory Lane — NASCAR Sonoma recap Kevin Harvick showcases usual form, returns to Victory Lane — NASCAR Sonoma recap
- June 30, 2017

Trevor Bayne (6 ) is 18th, but 90 points out of the last qualifying position. Johnson stealthily made his way through the field from mid-pack in stage two, and when a debris caution came out on lap 39, crew chief Chad Knaus made the call to leave his driver out when the leaders pitted, and the #48 Hendrick Motorsports driver was never headed for the remainder of the second stage after restarting in the lead. (more...)
SNES Classic Edition Controllers will be Five Feet Long SNES Classic Edition Controllers will be Five Feet Long
- June 30, 2017

The new one is bit smaller than the NES Classic , with a total of 21 games compared to the original's 30. It comes with an HDMI cable, USB charging cable and AC adapters, and two wired controllers. These games include a variety of classics such as Earthbound , Super Metroid , Super Mario World , The Legend of Zelda: A Link To The Past , Super Mario RPG , Secret of Mana , and Final Fantasy III . (more...)
Newcomer Genesis gets top JD Power quality honors Newcomer Genesis gets top JD Power quality honors
- June 22, 2017

DETROIT (AP) — Kia has claimed the top spot in a survey of new vehicle quality for the second straight year. The survey ranks auto brands by the reported number of flaws per 100 owners in the first 90 days of buying a new vehicle. "As Ford accelerates the pace of innovation, we believe this best-ever quality ranking demonstrates our new technologies are reliable and easy to use", said Bennie Fowler, group vice president, Quality. (more...)
Here Are Some Of The New Features In iOS 11
- June 11, 2017

Apple has revealed that its latest mobile operating system will include a "do not disturb" feature to stop phone use at the wheel. Apple executive Craig Federighi made the announcement Monday at the company's annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California. (more...)
Apple WWDC 2017 Conference Revealed New iMac Models With Intel Kaby Lake Apple WWDC 2017 Conference Revealed New iMac Models With Intel Kaby Lake
- June 07, 2017

The iMac Pro with two additional 5K displays. John Ternus begins his presentation by talking about the display. The company said the screen is also 43 percent brighter than its previous models. The 10.5-inch iPad Pro rocks a native resolution of 2224x1668 (264 PPI) with 20% more screen real estate over the 9.7-inch model, and 40% smaller bezels. (more...)
Job creation slumps in May; unemployment rate at 4.3 percent
- June 03, 2017

Still, investors continue to give both the economy and President Donald Trump's administration the benefit of the doubt, said Michael Arone, chief investment strategist at State Street Global Advisors in Boston. ET after drifting little changed ahead of the report. Against the yen, the USA dollar fell to two week lows and last changed hands at 110.44 yen, down 0.8 per cent. (more...)
Apple's Siri-powered smart speaker will reportedly debut next month
- June 01, 2017

It's unclear if the Siri speaker will indeed make its debut at WWDC, potentially significantly ahead of its actual launch, though in some ways the developer audience there does make sense. This year's developers conference will be the first since 2013 to introduce new hardware. Additionally, a new Bloomberg report sheds some more light on how Apple may carve out space for itself in a market now dominated by Google and Amazon . (more...)
Ariana Grande Has Released an Official Statement on Manchester Arena Bombing Ariana Grande Has Released an Official Statement on Manchester Arena Bombing
- May 30, 2017

Officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb were published in the New York Times . The United States has apparently annoyed two of its closest allies, the UK and Israel, by its recent inability to keep secrets concerning security intelligence. (more...)
Mosul civilians in 'grave danger' as ISIS resists Iraqi forces
- May 29, 2017

Speaking at a news conference in London, Dillon explained that the remaining ISIS militants control less than 10 square kilometers of the city, adding that cleansing this area is hard to control and constitutes a great challenge. When the operation to retake Mosul was launched last October, the United Nations estimated more than a million civilians were still living in the city. (more...)
That story about unaccompanied children at a Manchester Holiday Inn isn't true
- May 24, 2017

A woman who shepherded 50 children to a nearby hotel in the aftermath of the Ariana Grande concert bombing is being hailed as a hero. An electronic advertising board displays a Union flag and the words " Pray for Manchester ", close to the Manchester Arena . (more...)
QUALCOMM's (QCOM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Mizuho
- May 24, 2017

Kornitzer Capital Management Inc decreased Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) stake by 20,657 shares to 670,831 valued at $25.77 million in 2016Q4. Sterling Global Strategies LLC increased its position in QUALCOMM by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. (more...)
Nike Announces New Collection of Apple Watch Bands Nike Announces New Collection of Apple Watch Bands
- May 23, 2017

According to the company, the new band colors have been "inspired by a shade of the sky, from dawn to dusk". These new bands feature the same style as the existing Nike Sport Bands with a perforated design similar to the standard Sport Bands for Apple Watch. (more...)
North Korea launches another ballistic missile test, says South's military North Korea launches another ballistic missile test, says South's military
- May 22, 2017

The above given information was reportedly attested when North Korea's state media confirmed the estimates. Adm. Harry Harris Jr. made the remarks at a lecture for a Tokyo think tank after meeting with Japanese leaders that he said focused on North Korea's missile and nuclear programs. (more...)
New Microsoft Surface Pro Coming Our Way on Tuesday New Microsoft Surface Pro Coming Our Way on Tuesday
- May 22, 2017

Microsoft will host a big event in Shanghai on Tuesday, May 23. As mentioned in a previous post, a successor to the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is years away according to Microsoft CVP for Surface Computing Panos Panay. Apple recently released a new version of its 9.7-inch tablet simply called iPad. These include the keyboard, the stylus, and the mouse. They come in four different colors. (more...)
Security experts find clues to ransomware worm's lingering risks
- May 21, 2017

The attack held users hostage by freezing their computers, popping up a red screen with the words, "Oops, your files have been encrypted!" and demanding money through online bitcoin payment — $300 at first, rising to $600 before it destroys files hours later. (more...)
'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack: What We Know
- May 21, 2017

The ransomware virus is such lethal and smart that "it also drops a file named '!Please Read Me!.txt' which contains the text explaining what has happened (to the computer) and how to pay the ransom". But the kill switch couldn't help those already infected. Still, it was Microsoft that wrote the exploitable software to begin with. "Some organisations just aren't aware of the risks; some don't want to risk interrupting important business processes; sometimes they are short-staffed", ... (more...)
Blizzard REVEALS new Skins and voice lines Blizzard REVEALS new Skins and voice lines
- May 20, 2017

What can players expect from this momentous event? Before many of us had even gotten our hands on Overwatch , Blizzard's animated shorts warmed us up to its characters, setting, and lore. "So our first season started with " Recall " and ended with 'The Last Bastion .'" According to Kaplan, the team is "hard at work on more of those" and "making good progress". (more...)
Dignity PLC (LON:DTY) Noted As 'Hold' In Update From Peel Hunt
- May 17, 2017

The SI to Patrick Industries's float is 3.99%. The stock declined 0.87% or $1.01 reaching $115.22 per share. About 695,391 shares traded. Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX) has risen 34.89% since October 6, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
HTC unveils U11, a smartphone that you squeeze to interact with HTC unveils U11, a smartphone that you squeeze to interact with
- May 17, 2017

That means it's metal and glass - a departure from the all-aluminum unibody designs of past HTC phones - with curved panels that blend into the metal frame and vibrant, pearlescent colors. HTC U11 also features a technology called "Acoustic Zoom", which makes the audio sound louder as you zoom into a video. Users can also customise the Edge Sense functions. (more...)
Android Nougat update for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016), A7 (2016) in India Android Nougat update for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016), A7 (2016) in India
- May 16, 2017

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) is powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core Samsung Exynos 7 7570 SoC (System-On-Chip), coupled with Mali-T720 GPU to handle the graphics. The battery will be of 3,200 mAh and not the original 3,500 mAh that was on the device before it was recalled. As time is passing Galaxy Note 8 coming into news. (more...)
Callista Gingrich To Be Named Vatican Ambassador Callista Gingrich To Be Named Vatican Ambassador
- May 16, 2017

A nomination of Callista Gingrich could come this week, pending approval from the Office of Government Ethics. Mr. Gingrich, reached by phone on Sunday evening, declined to confirm or deny that his wife would be nominated, saying only that he and his wife were told to " be very cautious " until an actual nomination was announced. (more...)
Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease
- May 16, 2017

In a joint statement issued after the briefing, both ministers agreed to do whatever it takes to reduce global inventories to their five-year average and expressed optimism they will secure support for the extension from other producers. OPEC, of which the Saudis are the de facto leaders, is likely to follow suit when its 13 members meet in Vienna on May 25. The nearest crude spreads are also at their least bearish since the end of March, a sign that traders of physical oil barrels, as ... (more...)
Woman killed saving daughter on Mother's Day in NY Woman killed saving daughter on Mother's Day in NY
- May 16, 2017

Mother and daughter were struck Sunday by a Toyota Corolla that 80-year-old driver Ann Riolo had accidentally put in reverse as she was leaving a bakery in Lindenhurst. "The mom was hands down a hero". This past Mother's Day, however, a NY mother made the ultimate sacrifice for her teenage daughter. Her daughter was treated for her injuries and is not likely to die. (more...)
SEGA Plans Revival of Major IPs SEGA Plans Revival of Major IPs
- May 16, 2017

In a way, Sega has already begun this process. Recently though the company has started to port over games like Bayonetta and Vanquish to PC, but it isn't going to stop there. Back in the day, SEGA used to be a pretty big household name as far as gaming was concerned. Beyond that, titles like Shinobi and Streets of Rage feel like pretty safe bets, while more grandiose efforts - such as a Skies of Arcadia revival - are much more of a longshot. (more...)

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