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Game of Thrones season 8: Everything we know so far Game of Thrones season 8: Everything we know so far
- September 03, 2017

That is the big question now that the penultimate season of HBO's highest-grossing TV series has reached its end and the final installment more than one year away. There may be no greater follow-through from Season One's promise than the Night King being victorious. Right now, Martell is pretty much Schrodinger's House; we don't know whether it's dead or alive until we see what happens when Theon rescues his sister Yara. (more...)
Experts defuse one of two WWII bombs found in Germany Experts defuse one of two WWII bombs found in Germany
- September 03, 2017

A tent covers the area around an unexploded British World War Two bomb which was found during renovation work on the university's campus in Frankfurt, Germany, September 1, 2017. The massive bomb in question is an HC 4000, a high capacity explosive used in air raids by Britain's Royal Air Force during World War II and contains 1.4 tonnes of explosives. (more...)
NASA's space champ Peggy Whitson returns to Earth, logs 665 days aloft NASA's space champ Peggy Whitson returns to Earth, logs 665 days aloft
- September 03, 2017

However, Whitson is impressive in many other ways beyond her American record, including as the first female commander of the ISS, the most experienced space walker with 60 hours of spacewalks under her belt and she's the oldest woman to go to space at the age of 57. (more...)
ARK: Survival Evolved 'Abberation' Expansion Coming in October ARK: Survival Evolved 'Abberation' Expansion Coming in October
- September 03, 2017

Within the new expansion, Ark players will be wake up in the malfunctioning setting by the name of the DLC as they take on plenty of new environmental and biological obstacles. The new ARK expansion is called Aberration , and marks the second major expansion for the massively popular MMO after the controversial Scorched Earth , which was released while the game was still in early access. (more...)
Huawei's Kirin 970 is official: high-power, AI-enabled mobile SoC Huawei's Kirin 970 is official: high-power, AI-enabled mobile SoC
- September 03, 2017

The company names it 'The Future of Smartphones.' It will be one of a kind chipset where it will have the in-built artificial intelligence. The ultimate goal is to provide a significantly better user experience. Supported by strong chip processing capabilities, devices will become more cognitive of user needs, providing truly personalized and readily accessible services. (more...)
National Basketball Association 2K18 and More Future Games Require SD Card on Switch National Basketball Association 2K18 and More Future Games Require SD Card on Switch
- September 02, 2017

The official Nintendo Switch SanDisk memory cards should be affordable as the performance and capacity are more mainstream rather than the high-end specifications used for enthusiast grade microSD memory. A 400GB microSD card could power one interesting Raspberry Pi PC, too, or store a whole lot of Nintendo Switch games-because that 32GB of onboard storage just doesn't cut it. (more...)
McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Hits 52-Week High
- September 02, 2017

About 992,590 shares traded. Mosaic Family Wealth trimmed its stake in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) by 0.3% during the Q1, based on the latest document with the SEC. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MCD in report on Wednesday, April 26 with "Outperform" rating. Among 29 analysts covering Michael Kors Holdings Ltd ( NYSE:KORS ), 4 have Buy rating , 2 Sell and 23 Hold. (more...)
3 burnt to death as CNG auto catches fire 3 burnt to death as CNG auto catches fire
- September 02, 2017

Fire tenders rushed to the spot and doused the fire. The vehicle was badly burnt and two bodies were found on the rear seat. "The flames engulfed the auto within minutes, and the police and the eyewitnesses had little opportunity", said Station House Officer, Badshahpur, Rajender Kumar.The deceased, all residents of Padla village, have been identified as Narender, 28, Gajender, 38, and Devender, 38. (more...)
Mysterious, Brain-Like Blob Found in A Canadian Lagoon Mysterious, Brain-Like Blob Found in A Canadian Lagoon
- September 02, 2017

The blob is called a bryozoan and is actually made up of tiny microscopic organisms called zooids, which can multiply without needing to have sex. But for now their greatest impact is on the people who discover them and get grossed out. Because they sustain themselves on algae in nutrient-rich water, their proliferation could very well mean starving out other local organisms vital to a region's ecosystem. (more...)
Plains Group Holdings LP
- September 02, 2017

The portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock was $0.66 a share in the trailing twelve months. Below is a list of Plains GP Holdings LP (NYSE:PAGP) latest ratings and price target changes. The correct version of this piece can be read at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/09/01/plains-group-holdings-l-p-pagp-upgraded-by-ubs-ag-to-strong-buy.html. (more...)
Harman JBL Link Wireless Speakers With Google Assistant Support Harman JBL Link Wireless Speakers With Google Assistant Support
- September 01, 2017

This bluetooth speaker by JBL is the company's largest speaker weighing around 11 pounds and 20 inches long. All three will be released later in the Autumn. The JBL LINK 10, LINK 20, and LINK 300 are priced at 169 EUR (approx $201), 199 EUR (approx $237), and 299 EUR (approx $356) respectively. With Google's recent announcement of expanding its AI assistant to third party speakers , it seems Google Assistant will find even more new homes in the coming months. (more...)
AMD's new budget 8-core Threadripper processor costs $549 AMD's new budget 8-core Threadripper processor costs $549
- September 01, 2017

ASRock has supported by launching its X399 Taichi motherboard for AMD Ryzen Threadripper processor. In case you missed it earlier, the Ryzen Threadripper 1900X works at 3.8GHz base and 4.0GHz Turbo clock and uses the same TR4 socket as the rest of the lineup, meaning it will fit in AMD's X399 chipset motherboards. (more...)
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus launched at IFA 2017, sports 23MP rear camera Sony Xperia XA1 Plus launched at IFA 2017, sports 23MP rear camera
- September 01, 2017

Same Soc, Ram and Adreno 540 GPU. Both smartphones have been launched with worthy features such as 3D image sensing, Hi-Res audio, HDR display and MotionEye Camera. The Sony has come up with a 3D scanner which is detailed and accurate revealing the professionality of Sony, attached with the Android hardware. The battery capacity is just sufficient but not so enhanced. (more...)
Florence, The Largest Asteroid to Pass Earth Since 1890 Florence, The Largest Asteroid to Pass Earth Since 1890
- September 01, 2017

UPI reported that Florence, the largest near-Earth asteroid discovered, was tracked by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory flying past the Earth at a closest range of 4,390,892 miles. As per the USA space agency, last time such an asteroid came close to earth was in 1890 and next asteroid to achieve this feat will be after 2500. Amateur astronomers have the chance to spot a huge asteroid flying past Earth over the next few days - all from their own backyards. (more...)
Shovel Knight's Very Funny Amiibo Reveal Trailer Is Here Shovel Knight's Very Funny Amiibo Reveal Trailer Is Here
- September 01, 2017

The triple pack contains King Knight, Plague Knight and Specter Knight, joining the existing Shovel Knight amiibo . Not only will these amiibo look great on your shelf, they also unlock extra content such as bonus armor and, as the trailer teases, maybe some other things... (more...)
Confirmed: Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar Wiil Debut At Frankfurt Motor Show Confirmed: Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar Wiil Debut At Frankfurt Motor Show
- September 01, 2017

Using aerodynamics technology developed in Formula 1, the insane creation is likely to offer mind-bending downforce and grip around corners. Judging by that roof scoop, the aerodynamics and air flow optimizations will also be heavily inspired by the world's most advanced motorsport category. (more...)
NLRB Issues Complaint Against Tesla NLRB Issues Complaint Against Tesla
- September 01, 2017

It also claims some Tesla security guards and human-resources employees intimidated factory workers who were trying to pass out leaflets regarding the union organizing efforts and asked them to leave the premises. ´╗┐Four separate charges were filed last week to the NLRB, including one that lists the UAW as a charging party against Tesla. "I'm proud of my coworkers who filed these charges and stood up for us". (more...)
Analyst Hints Surrounding Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) And CBIZ, Inc. (CBZ)
- September 01, 2017

Hilltop Holdings Inc. now owns 26,722 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $1,661,000 after buying an additional 74 shares during the last quarter. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, May 10. The company was maintained on Wednesday, December 16 by Deutsche Bank. (The) reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $78.00 price objective on shares of Microsoft Corporation in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. (more...)
Miranda Lambert's MuttNation Foundation Seeking Donations Miranda Lambert's MuttNation Foundation Seeking Donations
- September 01, 2017

On day three of Miranda and her team's rescue efforts, the charity confirmed that they had helped another 40 dogs, 38 cats and 21 other pets. "Rigs now rolling into Houston for another load". The organization Instagrammed: "Our team is headed South!" Miranda's love for animals has always been an important part of who she is. For pets stranded in the hurricane, there are few places to go, especially because many shelters are already full or flooded. (more...)
Windows VR Headsets Start Arriving On October 17th Windows VR Headsets Start Arriving On October 17th
- September 01, 2017

That makes it "the most-popular version of Windows" to date. "One of the ways we're supporting that mission is by taking this next step in our Windows journey and empowering the creator in all of us with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update ". (more...)
Wii Remote Lawsuit Ends in $10M Verdict Against Nintendo Wii Remote Lawsuit Ends in $10M Verdict Against Nintendo
- September 01, 2017

The Japanese publisher was awarded around United States $9.5 million by a Canadian federal court, reaffirming that the distribution of these "circumvention" devices is illegal. This is far from the first legal battle Nintendo has been involved with. When iLife originally filed a patent on the tech, the company had no thought of using the technology in video games. (more...)
US Settles Lawsuit Over Trump's First Travel Ban US Settles Lawsuit Over Trump's First Travel Ban
- September 01, 2017

Protesters rally at John F. Kennedy International Airport in NY on January 28, a day after President Donald Trump issued his first immigration travel order. Lee Gelernt , an ACLU lawyer who helped spearhead the litigation, said in a statement, " Although the government dragged its feet for far too long, it has finally agreed to do the right thing and provide those excluded under the first Muslim ban with proper notice of their right to come to the United States ". (more...)
Samsung will soon start testing self-driving cars in California Samsung will soon start testing self-driving cars in California
- September 01, 2017

The DMV issued a statement earlier this week saying that it has issued Autonomous Vehicle Testing Permits to a number of companies, including Samsung Electronics. Being given the green light to use self-driving cars in California means Samsung could potentially begin testing the technology elsewhere in the country, enabling the tech company to compete with rivals Apple and Google. (more...)
WikiLeaks website hacked : OurMine strikes again, hacks Wikileaks.org countering the challenge WikiLeaks website hacked : OurMine strikes again, hacks Wikileaks.org countering the challenge
- September 01, 2017

OurMine hackers are notorious for hacking the social media accounts of a string of tech titans, such as Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg , Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey and Google CEO Sundar Pichai, as well as social media accounts of various media outlets and broadcasters. (more...)
Xiaomi leads wearable devices market ahead of Apple, Samsung, Fitbit Xiaomi leads wearable devices market ahead of Apple, Samsung, Fitbit
- September 01, 2017

Today, that figure is at 41.7%. The number one brand in the industry might come as a surprise, though: for the second straight quarter, Chinese brand Xiaomi beat out Apple and Fitbit for the top spot. This transition means that Fitbit is losing focus, which just might be the reason behind its year-over-year struggle. Apple is also expanding its reach among health insurance providers to gain market share. (more...)
Sources Report Destiny 2's First DLC Will Feature Osiris Sources Report Destiny 2's First DLC Will Feature Osiris
- September 01, 2017

Yesterday, a source sent over some high-level details on the upcoming DLC , which is called The Curse of Osiris and scheduled to be out in December, three months after Destiny 2 launches on September 6 . With Destiny 2 , Bungie will be reattempting its original DLC release schedule for Destiny 1 . Kotaku's report did not mention if the DLC would feature a new Raid . (more...)
Microsoft's Mixer introduces mobile game streaming apps for iOS and Android Microsoft's Mixer introduces mobile game streaming apps for iOS and Android
- September 01, 2017

You can now broadcast playing your favorite mobile games directly from your phone - no extra software or equipment needed. Mixer Create lets gamers broadcast themselves and their mobile gameplay. Interact with viewers . As with Mixer on Xbox One and the PC, you can interact with your viewers while you play using chat with moderation tools. Moderating comments, editing profile, and even the ability to stream from your phone's camera is also possible using the Mixer Create app. (more...)
Nokia 130 price and specifications Nokia 130 price and specifications
- September 01, 2017

The Nokia 130 features LED torchlight. The Nokia 130 is now available at retail stores around the country at an MRP of Rs 1,599. It features a 1.8-inch colour QQVGA screen. The device comes with a free game , Snake Xenzia, and a five try-and-buy gameloft games including Nitro Racing , Ninja Up! The dual SIM variant of the handset has been released and is available in three color options - Red, Black, and Gray. (more...)
Google adds Stickers and Bitmoji to GBoard Google adds Stickers and Bitmoji to GBoard
- September 01, 2017

If you are, though, you now have the ability to download stickers and insert them directly into your conversations from the Google keyboard. As the title says, the new update introduces downloadable stickers and adds support for Bitmoji . Tap the sticker you want to insert it into your chat message. Initially, Gboard for Android users will be able to download sticker packs like Mickey Mouse , NBAmoji, Google Allo selfie stickers , Disney Princesses, Hello Kitty, Garfield, and Star Wars . (more...)
Worms WMD heads to Nintendo Switch later in 2017
- September 01, 2017

Watch the announcement trailer below... W.M.D has introduced some new features and, for the first time ever, usable vehicles and even elements of crafting for the most destructive Worms experience ever. The game will also include a new Space theme, new Mushroom and Tree forts, and new customisations including three new outfits and three new gravestones. (more...)