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Neureuther wins slalom as Briton blows World Cup chance Neureuther wins slalom as Briton blows World Cup chance
- November 13, 2017

The Pendle racer's silver in Kitzbuhel had made him the first British skier to reach a World Cup podium since Konrad Bartelski in Val Gardena in 1981. Ryding was fastest on the first run but Neureuther set a storming pace in the second run and was watching nervously as Ryding flew down the top part of the course. (more...)
Rowan Atkinson 'to become a dad at 62' Rowan Atkinson 'to become a dad at 62'
- November 13, 2017

An insider told the Sunday People that the couple are thrilled to be expecting. Aged 62, the actor's partner is said to have been spotted with a "sizeable baby bump" during a recent shopping trip in North London. He split from Sunetra in 2014, who cited "irreconcilable differences" in the divorce papers the following year. The former couple were planning to build an $16.6 million home in Oxfordshire when they split, and Sunetra has since moved to a London mansion while Rowan has his own ... (more...)
IPhone X Face ID Fooled By A Mask IPhone X Face ID Fooled By A Mask
- November 13, 2017

Now, researchers at a security firm called Bkav claim to have "thwarted" Face ID by using a specially-built mask. It has been developing with the specific aim of fooling Face ID's depth-mapping technology. Not really. The security firm also acknowledges that "normal people" shouldn't be anxious about their iPhone X Face ID being compromised by such masks, as the effort it takes to make such masks is simply too much. (more...)
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Position Increased by Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc
- November 12, 2017

Activision Blizzard Inc now has $47.63B valuation. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 3rd. Ajo Limited Partnership accumulated 153,162 shares. Barometer Management reported 142,750 shares stake. Moreover, Regent Inv Management Limited Liability Com has 0.12% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (more...)
Holder Foxhaven Asset Management LP Upped Liberty Global Plc (LBTYK) Holding
- November 12, 2017

The original version of this story can be viewed at investing/aperio-group-llc-has-3501000-stake-in-liberty-global-plc-lbtyk/1106401.html. United States Steel Corp now has $4.87 billion valuation. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB boosted its position in shares of Liberty Global PLC by 3.3% in the second quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund raised its position in Liberty Global PLC by 41.5% in the second quarter. (more...)
Venus and Jupiter conjunction to be visible in dawn sky Venus and Jupiter conjunction to be visible in dawn sky
- November 12, 2017

On Monday 13th November, just before early hours of sun rises, you have a chance to witness Jupiter and Venus conjunction and it can be seen with your naked eye. The next one is expected on 22 January 2019. It is the unusual proximity that will make the event bigger, although Venus will still be 246 million kilometers from Earth, while Jupiter is almost 594 million miles away from us. (more...)
Various outfits hold protest to seek ban on Various outfits hold protest to seek ban on "Padmavati"
- November 12, 2017

As the certification by the Censor Board is yet to be granted qua the film, hence it was premature for the petitioners to seek the relief as prayed. The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud said the CBFC has enough guidelines in place already to grant certificates for films. (more...)
Sony US Reveals Its Week-Long PlayStation Black Friday Deals Sony US Reveals Its Week-Long PlayStation Black Friday Deals
- November 12, 2017

The company is yet to reveal which games will be on sale. Sony is promising "deals of up to 40 percent off on the hottest blockbuster titles". The Black Friday sale also extends to the PlayStation Store, where players will be able to pick up games at discounted prices. (more...)
Developers Pokemon Go created a game in the Harry Potter universe Developers Pokemon Go created a game in the Harry Potter universe
- November 12, 2017

Interactive Entertainment (WBIE) has reportedly launched a new label called Portkey Games, where a series of " Harry Potter " console and mobile games will be released. " Ingress " was the first augmented reality game released by Niantic in 2012, though it was not as warmly welcomed by players as " Pokemon Go ", which still attracts players to this day. (more...)
Capcom Reportedly Has Plans to Bring Capcom Reportedly Has Plans to Bring "Ace Attorney" Games to Switch
- November 12, 2017

Capcom is now developing new games for Nintendo Switch, Capcom COO Haruhiro Tsujiro confirmed in an interview with Japanese news site Jiji . The Wall Street Journal's Takashi Mochizuki gave a brief translated summary via his Twitter account today, which is big news for fans looking for more of Phoenix Wright and the rest of the Ace Attorney clan. (more...)
Heat source detected underneath West Antarctic ice sheet Heat source detected underneath West Antarctic ice sheet
- November 12, 2017

A new NASA studybolsters the theory that a heat source exists under West Antarctica . Understanding the sources of the meltwater under West Antarctica will help determine the rate at which ice may be lost to the ocean in the future. They found that the flux of energy from the mantle plume must be no more than 150 milliwatts per square meter. In an area of West Antarctica called Marie Byrd Land, the ice sheet seems to have a mind of its own, rising and falling by as much as 20 feet over ... (more...)
Newegg Tips Black Friday Gaming, PC Deals Newegg Tips Black Friday Gaming, PC Deals
- November 11, 2017

Thousands of deep discounts will be unlocked at 1 p.m. "Enabling people to shop whenever it suits their schedule is the best way to provide value to customers, which is why we're getting an early jump on Black Friday and extending the savings well beyond Cyber Monday". (more...)
Samsung has announced a new processor for Galaxy S9 Samsung has announced a new processor for Galaxy S9
- November 11, 2017

In terms of connectivity, the processor is expected feature 6CA (carrier aggregation) to replace the 5CA on the Exynos 8895 Octa-core SoC, which powered the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ and the Note 8. Being the latest flagship processor from Samsung , we can safely say that it will power their upcoming flagships. This means that the processor will enable your device to reach a maximum download speed of 1.2 Gbps. (more...)
The Legend Of Zelda The Legend Of Zelda
- November 11, 2017

The DLC armor and the quests for it come with the game's 1.3.3 update. The Amiibo of the four Champions (Revali, Daruk, Urbosa, and Mipha) are now supported. Players expecting anything related to the major paid DLCs for " Breath of the Wild " will have to wait for official announcements though, as Nintendo has made no proclamations on the upcoming first major DLC. (more...)
IPhone photos, FaceID could get help from Apple acquisition IPhone photos, FaceID could get help from Apple acquisition
- November 11, 2017

The company mentions that the QuantumFilm sensor can absorb the same amount of light as the CMOS sensor but uses a layer that is one-tenth the thickness with a better low-light performance. Like most of Apple's acquisition of smaller promising tech startups, there has been no word on the finances involved. Besides producing proper images, the QuantumFilm technology also has a number of other applications such as IoT, autonomy, authenticity, virtual reality or augmented reality. (more...)
HPV jab reduces need for cervical cancer smear tests, researchers say HPV jab reduces need for cervical cancer smear tests, researchers say
- November 11, 2017

The current test checks for abnormalities first, which is less efficient, noted the researchers. Vaccination against HPV - which is thought to cause almost all cervical cancers - has been offered to girls aged 11 to 13 since 2008. The risk of cervical cancer in women with IUDs was one-third lower than women without them, said the review in the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology. (more...)
Analyst Stock Ratings: Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS), Changyou.com Limited (CYOU)
- November 11, 2017

Tiaa Cref Investment Management Llc decreased Citrix Systems Inc (CTXS ) stake by 9.63% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (NASDAQ: CTXS ) by 25.8% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Little Nightmares gets a demo on PS4 and Xbox One Little Nightmares gets a demo on PS4 and Xbox One
- November 11, 2017

This three-part expansion introduces a new character, Runaway Kid, who will have his own adventures that run parallel to the main game. A free demo has been readied for download on the PlayStation Store and on Xbox Live. What secrets are buried in their nest? The second chapter has more complex puzzle mechanics that require players to work with the Nomes and a hub-like layout that enables greater freedom of exploration. (more...)
Bank of America Corporation (BAC) PT Raised to $28.50
- November 11, 2017

The stock of Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:ATI) has "Underperform" rating given on Friday, January 20 by Bank of America. The stock of Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, June 6 by Jefferies. Envestnet Asset Mngmt invested in 1.84M shares. Nippon Life Insurance Co. cut its holdings in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) by 1.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Sangamo Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:SGMO) Stock Price Up as Sentiment Increases
- November 11, 2017

Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 23,991 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $250,466.04. IL now owns 12,100 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $106,000 after purchasing an additional 500 shares during the period. (more...)
Researchers Catch Prehistoric Frilled Shark in Trawler Net Researchers Catch Prehistoric Frilled Shark in Trawler Net
- November 11, 2017

Archaeologists have found fossils of this serpent-like shark dating back 80 million years to the Cretaceous period, meaning they co-existed with the Tyrannosaurus and Triceratops. Samuel Garman was one of the first scientists to study the animal, back in 1883. While these spooky-looking fish can be found in locations across the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, they have a patchy range and prefer deeper waters. (more...)
South Park: Phone Destroyer Out Now on iOS and Android South Park: Phone Destroyer Out Now on iOS and Android
- November 10, 2017

It reminds us of everything that awaits us in this new adventure, which promises moments of action with the typical humor of the series. The character is somehow able to use his phone to destroy his enemies in combat - whether that it Timmy, decked out in pirate clothing or the infamous ManBearPig. (more...)
Philippine president: 'I already killed someone' at age 16 Philippine president: 'I already killed someone' at age 16
- November 10, 2017

In 2015, the president said in an interview with Esquire magazine that he could have " stabbed somebody to death " during " a tumultuous fight in the beach " at the age of 17. Totoo... If you do not like me, I do not like you. Asked whether he has plans to visit the United States now that Trump, with whom he has "warm rapport" with, Duterte said he still has not changed his mind about going to the US. (more...)
Just Dial stock soars after media report suggests acquisition by Google Just Dial stock soars after media report suggests acquisition by Google
- November 10, 2017

This puts a full stop to all the rumours of Google buying JustDial floating in the air. The statement came in response to a report in the Business Standard daily that said Google has started talks with Just Dial to acquire its business. (more...)
YouTube to target disturbing videos masquerading as kids' shows YouTube to target disturbing videos masquerading as kids' shows
- November 10, 2017

Along with filtering content out of the Kids app, the new policy will also tweak who can see these videos on YouTube's main service. According to YouTube's policy for age-restricted content, as part of determining if videos should be blocked from YouTube Kids, moderators will evaluate vulgar language, violence and disturbing imagery, nudity and sexually suggestive content, and the portrayal of harmful or risky activities. (more...)
Will Suffolk and Essex see the Northern Lights tonight? Will Suffolk and Essex see the Northern Lights tonight?
- November 10, 2017

Wonderful northern lights display over Sinclair & Girnigoe Castle in Caithness, Scotland. Experts at the University of Lancaster predicted the Northern Lights will pass over the United Kingdom between 9pm and 6am and will be brightest between 9pm and midnight. (more...)
Zen Admire Unity With 5-Inch Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications Zen Admire Unity With 5-Inch Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications
- November 10, 2017

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Zen Admire Unity packs a 5-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 2-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The smartphone also supports Indian regional languages like Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Marathi on the system level. (more...)
Are Christmas songs bad for our health? Are Christmas songs bad for our health?
- November 10, 2017

The holiday season is upon us and that probably means the icicle lights are going up at your local hangouts, your neighbors are starting to set up the decor in their front yards and, of course, Christmas music is likely on a continuous loop everywhere you go - or it will be soon. (more...)
Microsoft brings Windows Defender ATP to macOS, iOS & Android via its partners Microsoft brings Windows Defender ATP to macOS, iOS & Android via its partners
- November 10, 2017

Microsoft has partnered with Bitdefender , Lookout , and Ziften to extend the threat detection capabilities of its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) service across multiple platforms, including macOS, Linux, iOS , and Android. (more...)
Pokemon Go Dev's Harry Potter AR Game Wizard Unite Confirmed Pokemon Go Dev's Harry Potter AR Game Wizard Unite Confirmed
- November 10, 2017

In partnership with Warner Bros. "With this game, we are allowing the passionate, worldwide fan base to experience J.K. Rowling's deeply powerful and imaginative universe in a new, truly immersive way", said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. (more...)