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Leak Reveals Open-World Action RPG Starring Furry Creature And Grasshoper Leak Reveals Open-World Action RPG Starring Furry Creature And Grasshoper
- August 21, 2017

This information was gathered by an entry on the Linkedin page of one of the studio's developers who referenced a title that sounded a lot like BioMutant . This afternoon the game was listed up on various Amazon sites, Twitter user Wario64 also posted an image of the Collector's Edition of the game. Biomutant is centered around heavily-customizable characters that allow players to use mutations, bionic prosthetics, and weapons to build their own machines of destruction. (more...)
Fleet Science Center Expects Crowds to View Solar Eclipse Fleet Science Center Expects Crowds to View Solar Eclipse
- August 21, 2017

Experts say the eclipse will start at 1:25 this afternoon , with maximum coverage at 2:45, ending around 4:00. The college has been designated an official eclipse viewing location by NASA . There will be 69 total solar eclipses visible from somewhere on the planet in the next 100 years, but only a few will be visible from North America . (more...)
Points requirement for many Galway courses drop this year Points requirement for many Galway courses drop this year
- August 21, 2017

Applicants have until this day next week to accept their offers. Most course have actually seen a drop in the required points, this doesn't reflect a drop in demand though, it's down to the new system. Previously applicants for primary teaching required a minimum 40pc, an old D3, in maths at either higher or ordinary level to meet the minimum requirement for their course. (more...)
How to Tell the Difference Between Real and Fake Solar Glasses How to Tell the Difference Between Real and Fake Solar Glasses
- August 21, 2017

If you have legit glasses- and not fakes, like the ones Amazon recalled earlier this week- you shouldn't be able to see ANYTHING but the sun. KGW talked to Dr. "This may heal in some people or may be permanent in some people", he said. "Because right now I'm anxious about people's eyes", Jim Manning said, a Richland County councilmember. (more...)
Oak Associates Ltd /oh/ Modifies Its Stake in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock
- August 21, 2017

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Microsoft Corporation and for the current quarter 27 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.76/share. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Thursday, May 12 by Northland Capital. Pacific Crest reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $78.00 price objective (up previously from $70.00) on shares of Microsoft Corporation in a research note on Friday, April 28th. (more...)
Aditya-Jacqueline to replace Kareena on LFW 2017 ramp? Aditya-Jacqueline to replace Kareena on LFW 2017 ramp?
- August 21, 2017

And, on August 20, he did the finale for Lakmé Fashion Week in Mumbai, with his collection, Tales of Indulgence . And of course, Jacqueline Fernandez and Aditya Roy Kapoor on the ramp, with Jackie's daring see through gown proving once again why she has the best fans in Bollywood. (more...)
Google's New Algorithm Can Remove Watermarks From Photos, Suggests Replacement Google's New Algorithm Can Remove Watermarks From Photos, Suggests Replacement
- August 21, 2017

Research at Google recently published a paper called "On the Effectiveness of Visual Watermarks " regarding how easily watermarks can be removed, and how this can be prevented. What results is an edited photo that leaves behind clearly visible evidence that the image once contained a watermark . Introducing random geometric perturbations to the watermark - warping it when embedding it in each image - improves its robustness. (more...)
Sonos speakers with built-in voice control coming soon Sonos speakers with built-in voice control coming soon
- August 21, 2017

Fortunately, this week Sonos published details of a very telling update to its privacy update, offering a major hint that Alexa support is nigh. Owners of Alexa-enabled devices, such as Amazon Echo , Echo Dot and others, can begin a conversation with simple voice commands like "Alexa, ask BondTrack for the last trade price on CUSIP 123456AA2" or "Alexa, ask BondTrack about CUSIP 234567BB2". (more...)
Gionee launches 'X1' smartphone at Rs 8999 Gionee launches 'X1' smartphone at Rs 8999
- August 21, 2017

The Director of Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India , Alok Shrivastava said at the launch event, " Gionee has always been committed to amaze its customers with premium quality products at attractive prices". The 5 inch Gionee X1 comes with full HD IPS display and is shipped in two colours - black and gold . The handset houses a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC paired with 2 GB of RAM. (more...)
Hackers can take control of smashed Android phones using replacement screens Hackers can take control of smashed Android phones using replacement screens
- August 21, 2017

The paper mentions that this malicious replacement might not be true when considering that certain companies have authorised service centers which sell genuine replacement parts, but is a factor since there are a lot many more third-party fix shops. (more...)
The first unboxing of the Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition The first unboxing of the Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition
- August 21, 2017

Moreover, recently comments made by Mojang CEO Jonas Martensson made the news as Martensson said that Nintendo has agreed to introduce an XBOX Live Login for cross platform gaming of Minecraft from Nintendo Switch. Here's the trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of War . The Minecraft Creeper controller will be available to buy separately, too, alongside a Minecraft Pig controller . (more...)
Mercedes-AMG GT-R And GT Roadster Launched In India Mercedes-AMG GT-R And GT Roadster Launched In India
- August 21, 2017

It's what happens when the AMG GT puts on a pair of trainers and de-carbs completely. The GT Roadster essentially features the same twin-turbo, 4.0-litre V8, but in a detuned state. Transmission is done by the same 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox and power is also sent to the rear wheels only. A few highlight of the AMG GT R, also known as the Beast of the Green Hell, include a Panamericana grille, traction control, electronic rear-axle limited-slip differential, Ride Control sports ... (more...)
PlayStation Classic Fear Effect Gets A Modern Makeover PlayStation Classic Fear Effect Gets A Modern Makeover
- August 21, 2017

The original Fear Effect is a 2000 PlayStation game by now-defunct Kronos Digital Entertainment, in which a trio of mercenaries in Hong Kong gets wrapped up in a freakish adventure involving triads, demons and a trip through hell. Fear Effect , though it has a strong cult following, suffered with a lot of issues that kept it from achieving its true potential. But at its heart were cool characters, slick puzzles, an intriguing plot, creepy villains and a fascinating, highly-stylised world. (more...)
BidaskClub Upgrades Western Digital Corporation (WDC) to "Hold"
- August 21, 2017

The stock of Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ: WDC ) earned "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, March 24. The stock rose 1.04% or $0.85 reaching $83.33. Nationwide Fund invested in 0.01% or 54,787 shares. National Bank & Trust Of America Corp De has 0.01% invested in Hologic, Inc. Virtus Investment Advisers owns 7,789 shares or 0.04% of their United States portfolio. (more...)
Yamaha Fazer 25 India Launch: Details, Images And Prices Yamaha Fazer 25 India Launch: Details, Images And Prices
- August 21, 2017

Yamaha is all set to launch the Fazer 25 in India today. Unlike its smaller displacement sibling, the Fazer 25 has a single unit LED headlight up front. Just read the Yamaha Fazer 250 Specs and Mileage details. This price is around Rs 10,000 more than the FZ25. It is also speculated that the company might launch an ABS system but as an option. (more...)
Assassin's Creed Origins' new cinematic trailer shows trouble brewing in ancient Egypt Assassin's Creed Origins' new cinematic trailer shows trouble brewing in ancient Egypt
- August 21, 2017

Bayek, the main character of the game assassinates Egypt braces and dignitary in the game. Experience the Mysteries of Ancient Egypt - Uncover lost tombs, explore the Great Pyramids, and discover the secrets of mummies, the gods, and the last pharaohs. (more...)
Permanent price cut for HTC Vive Permanent price cut for HTC Vive
- August 21, 2017

HTC announced today that it is permanently reducing the price of the Vive system to $599 , which is a full $200 cheaper than its previous $799 price. HTC has dedicated efforts over the past year to ensure that users can have a more modular approach to upgrades on the Vive which really have made having a lower base price a necessity. (more...)
Intel's eighth-gen CPUs will be more powerful than we thought Intel's eighth-gen CPUs will be more powerful than we thought
- August 21, 2017

Contrary to many rumors, Intel didn't discuss upcoming changes in its desktop processor lineup or set new desktop products for launch today. New laptops featuring the chips will go on sale today, with Intel expecting about 80 systems to be available by the holiday season, with standout features to 4K panels, more Thunderbolt ports and 2-in-1 form factors. (more...)
Pre-order for Xbox One X: 'Project Scorpio' edition has started
- August 21, 2017

This new Xbox One S (1 TB) features a full custom console and controller sporting looks from the game. As well as this there's a "dynamic graphic pattern" on the shell and the packaging has been designed in a similar way to the original Xbox console. (more...)
The Tech Companies That Have Banned Hate Groups Since Charlottesville The Tech Companies That Have Banned Hate Groups Since Charlottesville
- August 21, 2017

The iPhone maker also will match employee donations to those two groups and other human rights organizations on a two-for-one basis. Groups included Vanguard America, Physical Removal and Genuine Donald Trump. Are service providers responsible for the content they help deliver? Still, Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince warned that even as he chose to sever ties with the Daily Stormer , the move could set a unsafe precedent. (more...)
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to take 2-month paternity leave Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to take 2-month paternity leave
- August 21, 2017

Mark has said he will be taking this two months of leave a little bit differently than he did with Max . Zuckerberg informed followers that he would again take a two-month paternity leave when the new baby comes. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 44.8% compared to the same quarter previous year. He also told users about the flexible leave policy of Facebook . (more...)
Pinhole projection and other alternate eclipse-viewing techniques Pinhole projection and other alternate eclipse-viewing techniques
- August 21, 2017

Check with your local institutions to determine the scheduling of any special public eclipse events in your community. Using the duct tape, tape the foil over the hole in the box, then use a pin to make a tiny hole in the foil. The next step is to cover the left hole with the aluminium foil. The next thing you do is stick a push pin into the tin foil so that the hole is big enough for the sun to peek through. (more...)
Everything you need to know about tomorrow's solar eclipse Everything you need to know about tomorrow's solar eclipse
- August 21, 2017

The lunar shadow of the total solar eclipse on Monday will enter the United States near Lincoln City, Oregon at 9.05am (PST) and totality begins at 10.18am (PST). It's a simple project that only takes and few minutes, so it is flawless if you missed out on buying the sought-after eclipse viewing sunglasses. Looking into the sun at any time is damaging to your eyes, especially with the added harshness of the solar eclipse rays. (more...)
United States solar eclipse to be major test for renewable power United States solar eclipse to be major test for renewable power
- August 21, 2017

For another, the sun is about 400 times larger than the moon and is about 400 times farther away, meaning they appear to be roughly the same size when in alignment. Odds are, you are a short auto ride away from the path of totality. "There is nothing compared to a total eclipse of the sun". Hugh Mercer Elementary School Principal Marjorie Tankersley has invited her faculty and staff, as well as the School Board and school administrators, to gather on her school's soccer field to watch ... (more...)
Safety first in watching Monday's solar eclipse
- August 21, 2017

Future total solar eclipses will cross the United States in April 2024 and August 2045 (10 states). His advice for motorists driving south to see the 100 percent eclipse is to be mobile at a moment's notice if it looks like clouds might obstruct your view. (more...)
The procrastinator's guide to viewing the solar eclipse The procrastinator's guide to viewing the solar eclipse
- August 20, 2017

Staring at the sun can blind you - it's even called "eclipse blindness". The glasses also must have the ISO reference number 12312-2. The totality of the eclipse will occur at 10:16 a.m.in OR, lasting less than two minutes. While partial solar eclipses often occur up to two times per year, Monday's event offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience for viewers in the United States because a large swath of the country will experience a complete blotting out of the sun by the moon. (more...)
Aston Martin DBR1 sells for £17.5 MILLION Aston Martin DBR1 sells for £17.5 MILLION
- August 20, 2017

At RM Sotheby's auction, it has recently been sold at an equally spectacular price of $22.6 million (Rs 1.4 billion approx.). When we revealed the first DBR1 was heading for auction this summer, we said it was expected to hit £16 million, but at £17.5 million it becomes the most expensive British-made vehicle ever sold at auction. (more...)
Xiaom Redmi Note 5A Launch Tomorrow ; Key Specs and Features We Know Xiaom Redmi Note 5A Launch Tomorrow ; Key Specs and Features We Know
- August 20, 2017

Today, we have compiled a slew of rumors and leaks regarding the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A for the Mi fans interested in knowing more details about this smartphone. Redmi Note 5A will likely run MIUI9 with Android 7.1 Nougat on top. Moving on to memory and storage configuration, the premium variant will include 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 128GB via microSD slot. (more...)
Can't be there? How to watch solar eclipse on TV, online Can't be there? How to watch solar eclipse on TV, online
- August 20, 2017

When: Starting at 9:05 a.m. (PDT), the lunar shadow will enter the USA near Lincoln City, Oregon but sun won't be completely covered until 10:16 a.m. (PDT), according to NASA. Astronomy professors William Istone, PhD and Tom Blon, MA are celebrating the event on the Newburgh and Middletown campuses, respectively, by setting up the large telescopes equipped with sun filters. (more...)
BioWare Confirms There'll Be No Mass Effect: Andromeda Story DLC BioWare Confirms There'll Be No Mass Effect: Andromeda Story DLC
- August 20, 2017

Early in development, we chose to focus Mass Effect: Andromeda's story on the Pathfinder, the exploration of the Andromeda galaxy, and the conflict with the Archon. More updates and content is on the way for that side of the game with additional announcements to come soon. But if you were hoping for single player DLC well this news will prove to be disappointing. (more...)