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Google Maps turned into Mario Kart for Mario Day Google Maps turned into Mario Kart for Mario Day
- March 12, 2018

At the bottom of the screen, right beside the spot where you'd normally see "start navigation", you'll see a? question box. It comes as Nintendo confirmed they are now working on a mobile version of the game called Mario Kart Tour that will be available on iOS and Andriod . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Will Get Android 8.0 Oreo Starting March 30th Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Will Get Android 8.0 Oreo Starting March 30th
- March 12, 2018

The report notes that Samsung may not include the under-display fingerprint scanner despite all the rage during the Mobile World Congress and Consumer Electronics Show this year. Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) gets a new build number A530FXXU2ARB9 . Even though Samsung is doing an impressive job by releasing timely security updates, the Samsung Galaxy S9 still runs on Android 8.0 while Android 8.1 is the latest firmware. (more...)
Elon Musk wants to preserve humanity in space Elon Musk wants to preserve humanity in space
- March 11, 2018

Elon Musk may be an innovator and icon for several South by Southwest festival attendees, but the engineer and tech magnate made it clear who he turns to for inspiration - and it's one of the best in the rap game. "That's why we did this". You know, the rocket that carried a red Tesla with a dummy in an astronaut suit. Musk said he felt really excited by Tsiolkovsky's ideas around needing to be out there among the stars, and to expand the scope and scale of human consciousness. (more...)
Scientists Discover New Kind of Ice Inside Diamonds Scientists Discover New Kind of Ice Inside Diamonds
- March 11, 2018

According to the researchers, who published their findings in Science , the ice was found accidentally, preserved in a diamond among samples of material extracted from the Earth's mantle. Thanks to their discovery, ice-VII has been recognized for the first time as a mineral in the International Mineralogical Assn. "Usually the extremely deep minerals that come up to the surface are not stable once they experience low pressures", said California Institute of Technology mineralogist and study ... (more...)
OnePlus 5 and 5T might get Android 8.1 Oreo update soon OnePlus 5 and 5T might get Android 8.1 Oreo update soon
- March 11, 2018

You would be testing out the new beta updates as testers. Do make a note that the update is now available only for the OnePlus 5 users on Open Beta program. So if you don't like the default clock on the device, this new update will bring a whole new clock to your device. Additionally, the new update also adds up an updated Switch app which is company's own application. (more...)
Vivo V9 Looks more like iPhone X than Previously Thought Vivo V9 Looks more like iPhone X than Previously Thought
- March 11, 2018

Everyone is excited about the smartphone because of the features and specification it will have. The image also confirms a hybrid SIM slot for supporting dual SIMs or one SIM and one microSD card. Android Oreo fans will be happy to hear that this phone will come with this right from the box. If we talk about the previous leaks, we didn't see any specific information about these devices. (more...)
Davidson Investment Advisors Has $35.33 Million Stake in Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT)
- March 11, 2018

Grove Bank & Trust now owns 16,106 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $1,110,000 after acquiring an additional 4,079 shares during the period. On Friday, March 9 the stock rating was upgraded by Benchmark to "Buy". Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with "Hold" rating and $43.0 target in Tuesday, September 12 report. (more...)
Kim reveals why she sent perfume to her haters Kim reveals why she sent perfume to her haters
- March 11, 2018

Well, the 37-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star is finally revealing why she chose to do the "thoughtful" gesture. She then talked about that move in February where she sent gifts to her haters. "Success can sometimes cause people to try and bring you down, just to see you fail". "My advice for anyone dealing with haters is to just keep pushing through". (more...)
Apple patent hints at a crumb-resistant keyboard on future MacBooks Apple patent hints at a crumb-resistant keyboard on future MacBooks
- March 11, 2018

One of the solution mentioned includes a membrane beneath each key that effectively insulates the interior of the keyboard from the exterior. While this helped keep the laptop as thin as possible, the problem over time became that once debris like food crumbs or dust buildup did get under the keys, there was nowhere for it to go and no space for the key mechanism to be pressed. (more...)
Send Your Name to the Sun - Parker Solar Probe Send Your Name to the Sun - Parker Solar Probe
- March 11, 2018

In May 2017, NASA renamed the spacecraft from the Solar Probe Plus to the Parker Solar Probe in honour of astrophysicist Eugene Parker. The probe will complete seven flybys over almost seven years to gradually bring its orbit closer to the sun. (more...)
Talks, not 'negotiations' with North Korea: Rex Tillerson Talks, not 'negotiations' with North Korea: Rex Tillerson
- March 10, 2018

Tillerson said the decision to agree to the meeting was "a decision the president took himself". "What changed was his posture in a fairly dramatic way", Mr Tillerson said. " Kim Jong Un talked about denuclearization with the South Korean Representatives, not just a freeze", Trump wrote on the social media platform. (more...)
Oklahoma House Democrats blame Republican majority for teachers' plight Oklahoma House Democrats blame Republican majority for teachers' plight
- March 10, 2018

In the 1st District, 51 percent prefer a Democrat to 30 percent who favor a Republican - GOP Rep. Rob Wittman has long held the sprawling district easily, though three Democrats are now running for the chance to face him. Numerous latter are not committed partisans: While they are highly motivated to support populists, many refuse to lend their support to more conventional Democratic candidates. (more...)
Motorola reportedly scraps plans to launch the Moto X5 Motorola reportedly scraps plans to launch the Moto X5
- March 10, 2018

Interestingly, the company has opened 25 Moto Hubs in Kolkata and the more is on the way. According to a developer of one of the third party Moto Mods the layoffs will have a huge impact on the Moto Z and Moto Mod team. Last month, it launched the Moto Z2 Force in the country and next month, it might launch the Moto G6 series in the country, followed by Moto E5 lineup and Moto Z3 devices. (more...)
Elder Scrolls, Fallout Dev Bethesda Opens A New Studio Elder Scrolls, Fallout Dev Bethesda Opens A New Studio
- March 10, 2018

Bethesda Game Studios is expanding by adding another location. Lead by executive producer Todd Howard; the studio has created a name for itself in this industry with its critically-acclaimed action role-playing franchises Fallout and The Elder Scrolls . (more...)
Facebook and Warner Music Group Announce Licensing Deal Facebook and Warner Music Group Announce Licensing Deal
- March 10, 2018

Today's announcement (March 9) has seen Facebook strengthen its hand when it comes to music licensing, with business experts seeing the move as an advancement in Facebook's ongoing rivalry with the Google-owned YouTube. A win-win for all. We're not sure what the terms of the deal were, but you can bet that all three licensing deals were probably very similar. "We've taken our time to arrive at the best possible deal, one that recognizes the value that music creates on social ... (more...)
Mom 'locked out' of iPhone for 47 years after toddler plays with Mom 'locked out' of iPhone for 47 years after toddler plays with
- March 10, 2018

Before Face ID and Touch ID, it was a common scenario to be locked out of your phone for simply typing in the wrong password for too many times. Never would have this Shangai mother imagined in her wildest dreams that the iPhone given to her toddler to watch "educational videos" online would cost her the smartphone. (more...)
Juno gives insight into Jupiter's epic winds Juno gives insight into Jupiter's epic winds
- March 10, 2018

Kaspi's calculations and results from Juno revealed asymmetry in the gravitational fields between north to south. This was confirmed by measurements taken with Juno after the spacecraft arrived at the gas giant. "On Jupiter, a gaseous planet without a solid surface, we can only gather information from orbit", added aerospace engineering professor Luciano Iess of Sapienza University of Rome, who also led part of the research. (more...)
Pattern Energy Group Inc. (PEGI) stock lost -16.32% Quarterly return
- March 10, 2018

About 1.71M shares traded or 62.04% up from the average. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. grew its holdings in Pattern Energy Group by 7.9% in the second quarter. The company has a current ratio of 1.25, a quick ratio of 0.51 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.80. Northstar Grp holds 8,489 shares. Winslow Evans And Crocker has 9,226 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. (more...)
Data breach affects 3 Kansas Applebee's locations Data breach affects 3 Kansas Applebee's locations
- March 10, 2018

According to RMH Franchise , it learned in February of a data incident involving an unauthorized software placed on the point-of-sale system at its Applebee's franchises that could have exposed guests' credit card information at more than 100 restaurants across the country. (more...)
Nintendo Switch gets South Park: The Fractured But Whole Nintendo Switch gets South Park: The Fractured But Whole
- March 10, 2018

Note: If you purchase one of the awesome products featured above, we may earn a small commission from the retailer. This is the fourth Super Smash Bros . Just three days later comes Octopath Traveler on July 13th. A demo for it is available right now. Here's our round-up of the most memorable pieces of news from today's Nintendo Direct . (more...)
Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (PBYI) stock directed 20.39% up from its 20-SMA
- March 10, 2018

The firm has a market cap of $16,020.00, a P/E ratio of 25.68, a P/E/G ratio of 0.71 and a beta of 1.84. The stock increased 6.15% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $8.11. On Thursday, April 14 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Sell". Susquehanna maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, January 29 report. (more...)
Western Digital (WDC) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.20
- March 10, 2018

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) has risen 7.59% since March 9, 2017 and is uptrending. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc decreased Western Digital Corp ( WDC ) stake by 17.57% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 insider sales for $15.18 million activity. Morgan Stanley maintained Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC ) rating on Friday, May 27. (more...)
Norm Macdonald Talk Show Set At Netflix Norm Macdonald Talk Show Set At Netflix
- March 10, 2018

The streaming service says it's ordered 10 episodes of " Norm Macdonald has a Show ". Vulture also pointed out that Macdonald had mentioned he was "in negotiations" regarding the show during a Reddit AMA in January: "I did my podcast in order to see if I could host a talk show". (more...)
The mystery of Alexa's eerie laugh has been solved The mystery of Alexa's eerie laugh has been solved
- March 10, 2018

By Wednesday, Amazon had gotten to the bottom of the mystery. In a statement they said: "In rare circumstances, Alexa can mistakenly hear the phrase 'Alexa, laugh". She simply just laughed. According to market research company eMarketer, 35.6 million Americans used a voice-activated digital assistant device at least once a month in 2017. (more...)
Nintendo Switch To Get Mario Tennis Aces This June Nintendo Switch To Get Mario Tennis Aces This June
- March 09, 2018

More characters were confirmed for Mario Tennis Aces including franchise staples like Yoshi , Peach, Daisy, Bowser, Bowser Jr. On June 22, Switch owners will get the chance to hit the courts with some of the most popular characters in the Mario universe. (more...)
Sea of Thieves Opens Up for Final Beta This Weekend Sea of Thieves Opens Up for Final Beta This Weekend
- March 09, 2018

Sea of Thieves also supports cross-play across the Xbox One family of devices and Windows 10 PCs so that everyone can play regardless of their preferred platform. "It was incredible to be able to watch players live in Sea of Thieves for the first time, to see their adventures unfold first-hand and to hear the stories they had to share". (more...)
Disney releases drone video of Star Wars land under construction Disney releases drone video of Star Wars land under construction
- March 09, 2018

Initially hatched in '77, the time-honoured space opera has been pushing boundaries for nigh on 40 years, and thanks to Disney's record $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm back in 2012, the Star Wars franchise is arguably stronger now than ever before. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty fall for seventh session in eight Sensex, Nifty fall for seventh session in eight
- March 09, 2018

This is its biggest single-day gain since February 23, when it had jumped 322.65 points. Mumbai: Stock markets snapped six-day losing streak on Thursday as investors piled into recently hammered stocks amid positive global cues. "Central bank meetings should call for cautiousness, and markets will closely follow developments along United States import tariffs". However, Gitanjali Gems remained under selling pressure and traded 4.82 per cent lower at Rs 15.80. (more...)
Valve will begin shipping games again, has been jealous of Nintendo Valve will begin shipping games again, has been jealous of Nintendo
- March 09, 2018

Still holding out hope for Half-Life 3? "We aren't going to be talking about it today", continued Newell, "but sort of the big thing that, the new era we have in our quiver really is the ability to develop hardware and software simultaneously". (more...)
Mario Tennis Aces Pre-Launch Tournament Announced
- March 09, 2018

You can't just mindlessly spam zone shots either, since they rely on a finite energy gauge. It will also serve as an effective way to line-up your swings to counter an incoming Zone or Special Shot . Mario Tennis Aces' online multiplayer will let you play with far away friends for up to 4P multiplayer. What's more, the House of Mario is also planning events and tournaments for the game, which will reward new outfits and bonus characters. (more...)