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ARMS and Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct on Wednesday 12th
- April 12, 2017

Nintendo Direct video announcements are among the best recent company traditions. With The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild now out, Nintendo started focusing on other Switch exclusive titles which will hit all regions in the next few months. (more...)
Uber strikes back against Waymo's lawsuit over alleged stolen trade secrets Uber strikes back against Waymo's lawsuit over alleged stolen trade secrets
- April 09, 2017

Uber's LiDAR, the company said, used four lenses, while Waymo's used one, a fundamental difference that Uber suggests proves that the device is not based on misappropriated secrets. Waymo's lawsuit accuses Levandowski of downloading more than 14,000 confidential and proprietary files shortly before his resignation. " Waymo could not be more wrong, and Uber's design could not be more different", Uber argues. (more...)
PM Modi sets protocol aside, receives Sheikh Hasina at airport
- April 09, 2017

Both the countries inked a pact on the defence cooperation framework apart from signing an agreement for extending defence Line of Credit (LOC) of United States dollars 500 million. "Delighted to welcome H.E. Sheikh Hasina, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, on her State Visit to India". "I now ask the two Prime Ministers to step down", Verma said, drawing guffaws from Hasina, who had to explain what had happened to a seemingly befuddled Modi, before the diplomat corrected himself. (more...)
Hyperloop unveils 11 potential US routes Hyperloop unveils 11 potential US routes
- April 08, 2017

Inside the tube, pods filled with passengers and cargo will magnetically levitate and accelerate via electric propulsion to speeds approaching those of a commercial airliner. If self-operating cars develop as automakers are promising, Earle said, the cars could have the software to drive into and out of a hyperloop pod, allowing for a quick, seamless door-to-door trip. (more...)
Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter want to buy the Miami Marlins Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter want to buy the Miami Marlins
- April 08, 2017

Bush's brother, former President George W. Bush, owned the Texas Rangers before becoming president. Derek Jeter has interest in being part of a push to acquire the Miami Marlins , sources have confirmed. One of the many headlines leading up to the 2017 Major League Baseball season has been the potential sale of the Miami Marlins and the prospective bidders who might be interested in acquiring the two-time World Series victor. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro Goes on Sale in India
- April 07, 2017

Samsung told us that it has "no comment at this time on any third party activity". Talking about the specifications, the Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro features a 5-inch HD (720x1280) display with 720x1280 pixel resolution. What's also interesting here is that Samsung has a built-in fan to cool down your phone. Bixby is Samsung's virtual assistant who offers all the features of Google Assistant and more. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the Biggest Unveiling for 2017 Holiday Season
- April 07, 2017

YouTuber TechRax put the Galaxy S8 up against the iPhone 7 (specifically, the new red model ) in a brief durability battle, and neither phone fared very well after hitting the pavement during a series of 5-foot drops. The appearance of the device on the GFXBench benchmarking website has boosted such possibilities even more strongly. Currently, rumors are high that the South Korean tech giant would be debuting its first 4K device this year, in the form of the upcoming Galaxy Note 8. (more...)
Facebook launches resource to help spot misleading news Facebook launches resource to help spot misleading news
- April 07, 2017

He outlined the social network's stance towards disinformation: "News Feed is a place for authentic communication". The tool is set to sit at the top of Facebook user News Feeds. Check the URL. For example, if not looked at closely W1RED.co.uk could be mistaken for this website. Johnson said recent research and some focus groups have suggested that's true of adults as well and points to a need for Canadians to be skeptical of what they read online and to double-check information before ... (more...)
Ford recalls F-250 pickups that could roll while in park Ford recalls F-250 pickups that could roll while in park
- April 03, 2017

The automaker said drivers should use the parking brake to make sure that parked cars don't move. Anyone who owns such a vehicle can verify whether his or her auto is affected by the glitch via NHTSA website where they can enter the VIN to find out the result. (more...)
Two dead, tens of thousands stranded by Australia floods Two dead, tens of thousands stranded by Australia floods
- April 03, 2017

Queensland's Police Commissioner Ian Stewart warned there was "still a major risk to the community around Logan and further south caused by that flooding situation". Cyclone Debbie , a category four storm, pummelled northeastern Australia on Tuesday, bringing down power line, ripping off trees and smashing tourist resorts. (more...)
Dead, Tens Of Thousands Stranded By Australia Floods Dead, Tens Of Thousands Stranded By Australia Floods
- April 03, 2017

The military and emergency personnel are working to restore essential services such as water and electricity in towns that were in the direct path of Debbie. Ergon Energy will work with the Rockhampton Regional Council on disconnecting customers, to ensure there are no live wire issues, as Fitzroy River flood levels rise; 90 customers are expected to be disconnected today and they have been notified. (more...)
Creative Assembly Announces 'Total War: Warhammer II' Creative Assembly Announces 'Total War: Warhammer II'
- April 03, 2017

Across four continents-Ulthuan, Naggaroth , The Southlands , and Lustria-players will strive to conquer a new world where victory is hinged upon more than simple territorial dominance. Total War : Warhammer was a big success when it launched past year, receiving critical acclaim and becoming the fastest-selling Total War game ever. (more...)
Google Maps Lets You Play Ms. Pac-Man For April Fool's Google Maps Lets You Play Ms. Pac-Man For April Fool's
- April 02, 2017

Pac-Man box on the bottom-left side of the screen. Game play is exactly as you expect, but swiping to turn up some of the streets can be tricky, especially when they don't line up just right. "My recommendation for the best "Ms. Pac-Man" experience is to zoom out far or head to a location with more roads", she wrote . It released in 1981 with a female protagonist, new mazes, and other changes over the original Pac-Man. (more...)
Indonesia man swallowed by python, villagers and reports say Indonesia man swallowed by python, villagers and reports say
- March 31, 2017

The Jakarta Post interviewed a villager who said: "He was found in the location of the garden.Initially Akbar set out from his home to go to harvest palm". They typically suffocate their victims like boars and wild dogs with their fangs before swallowing them whole. The python was near the plantation owned by Akbar's family. (more...)
Shielding drifts away during record-breaking spacewalk
- March 31, 2017

The spacewalkers needed to hook up vital heater cables to the docking port and install shields to protect against strikes by micrometeorites. PMA-3 will provide the pressurized interface between the station and the second of two global docking adapters to be delivered to the complex to support the dockings of USA commercial crew spacecraft in the future. (more...)
Ford will record $295 million hit from two NA recalls Ford will record $295 million hit from two NA recalls
- March 30, 2017

So far, Ford is aware of 29 reports of engine fires. 19, 2015, file photo, shows a blue oval Ford sign above the entrance to Butler County Ford in Butler, Pa. A door latch with a fractured pawl spring tab typically results in a "door will not close" condition. This recall reportedly already cost the company $640 million. (more...)
Emmy Rossum Had $150000 Worth Of Jewellery Stolen After Break Emmy Rossum Had $150000 Worth Of Jewellery Stolen After Break
- March 30, 2017

A police spokeswoman said a burglary occurred between March 22 and March 24 on the block in Los Angeles where Rossum lives. Emmy Rossum has been through a home invasion, PEOPLE confirms. According to TMZ , the 30-year-old actress was in New York City "when the housekeeper showed up on Wednesday", and noticed nothing amiss. It's being said Emmy even made it easy for the criminals because she had the combinations to the safes sitting right next to them! Earlier this month, ... (more...)
Watch a replay of the Falcon 9 engine test
- March 29, 2017

The Falcon 9 rocket that is expected to launch at 6:27 p.m. ET on Thursday uses the first stage of a rocket that previously flew a payload to orbit. Launching something into space is expensive partly because millions on a rocket just to ultimately throw it away. Where did this particular booster come from? . (more...)
Samsung Electronics says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s
- March 28, 2017

This is why no markets and release dates have been confirmed as yet for the refurbished Galaxy Note 7. However, seeing the damage and injuries that users have suffered, the company will not let those who have not yet returned or exchanged their Note 7 continue using it. (more...)
Drake brings the heat on 'More Life' Drake brings the heat on 'More Life'
- March 22, 2017

The two were rumoured to be dating after they shared cuddled up pics on Instagram over the last few months and after a tracklist for the project revealed that J Lo was set to appear on a song (this later turned out to be fake), everyone was confused when she didn't. (more...)