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Dark Souls Remastered is on its way - PC, PS4, Xbox, Switch Dark Souls Remastered is on its way - PC, PS4, Xbox, Switch
- January 13, 2018

Early a year ago, Hidetaka Miyazaki, the president of From Software, said that there were no more plans to continue the Souls series . Dubbed officially as " Dark Souls Remastered ", the upcoming game is set to provide players with more chances to prove that they are worthy of stepping into the kingdom of Lordran. (more...)
Hundreds crowd Fairbanks Sam's Club as store reopens for final days Hundreds crowd Fairbanks Sam's Club as store reopens for final days
- January 13, 2018

Not all employees at the affected stores will be out of a job. Target had raised its minimum hourly wage to $11 in October, and said it would raise wages to $15 by the end of 2020. President Donald Trump took credit for the initial bonuses announcement and praised the GOP tax bill. Anyone who has worked there over five years will receive at least a $300 bonus. (more...)
LG G7 Confirmed, Puts Moniker Debate To Rest! LG G7 Confirmed, Puts Moniker Debate To Rest!
- January 13, 2018

And as an added bonus, reducing the amount of empty space around a smartphone's screen results in a much more immersive user experience since there's less surrounding the display to draw away the user's attention. It's official. The next flagship smartphone from LG will be called the G7. The render shows the front of the device confirming that there will be an 18:9 aspect ratio display and a dual selfie camera setup as well. (more...)
Intel details rollout of Meltdown and Spectre security updates Intel details rollout of Meltdown and Spectre security updates
- January 13, 2018

You'd better get used to it, because Spectre and Meltdown are deep problems that aren't easily patched. The flaws , known by the names Spectre and Meltdown , aren't unique to one particular chipmaker or device. Microsoft , Apple and Google have addressed the critical security bug with the December or January Update . Intel said fixes for security issues in its microchips would not slow down computers , rebuffing concerns that the flaws found in microprocessors would ... (more...)
Bandai Namco Comments On Potential Discount For Dark Souls Remastered On PC Bandai Namco Comments On Potential Discount For Dark Souls Remastered On PC
- January 13, 2018

These ports are being handled by a separate company from the Switch port, and will feature rebuilt lighting and SFX based on Dark Souls 3, as well as upscaled textures. It's a trilogy that is industry defining, and Japan is getting a suitably stunning box set to celebrate just that. Unfortunately, we did not get to see the actual game in action with any real-time gameplay footage during the Nintendo Direct. (more...)
Dark Souls Remastered Confirmed For Nintendo Switch Dark Souls Remastered Confirmed For Nintendo Switch
- January 13, 2018

Bandai Namco would also bring Dark Souls II and Dark Souls III on Switch, but it is not clear whether in a single package or individually. If you want all the info on Dark Souls Remastered , then we've got it. Not only that but the multiplayer will support 6 players at once, making it easier than ever to team up and beat up a boss. As well as all the feature enhancements found in the Switch version, PS4, Xbox One, and PC owners will reportedly be able to play the classic game with new ... (more...)
Bandai Namco announces Dark Souls: Remastered for all major platforms Bandai Namco announces Dark Souls: Remastered for all major platforms
- January 13, 2018

In a Japanese retailer listing, it was first leaked that Dark Souls will get a remaster for the PS4. The Switch version will run at a 1080p/30fps in docked mode and 720p/30fps in handheld mode. Once the camera steadied the pyre was lit aflame while a hero stood over it, which is usually one of the most defining images of Dark Souls given that players save their games at the campfires. (more...)
Advanced Energy Industries (AEIS) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
- January 13, 2018

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc . has a 52-week low of $26.41 and a 52-week high of $59.82. Needham upgraded the shares of AEIS in report on Thursday, January 5 to "Buy" rating. Therefore 33% are positive. BidaskClub lowered Advanced Energy Industries from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Friday, December 29th. (more...)
Lenovo launches a smart display with Google Assistant baked inside Lenovo launches a smart display with Google Assistant baked inside
- January 13, 2018

Google Assistant will also let people make video calls on devices that are equipped with a camera, the company said. Both the 8-and the 10-inch Smart Displays boast a single 10W speaker, 1.75-inches on the smaller unit, 2 inches on the 10-inch model, with both models sporting 2×2 dual microphone arrays. (more...)
Dark Souls Comes to Switch in Dark Souls: Remastered Dark Souls Comes to Switch in Dark Souls: Remastered
- January 13, 2018

On everything but Switch, Dark Souls Remastered will run at an upscaled 4K resolution at 60 frames per second. The first Dark Souls game turns seven this year and we're already getting a remastered edition. Bandai Namco also has plans to bring all the series on the Nintendo Switch , but not in the form of a trilogy release as it was being rumored months ago. (more...)
Dark Souls Remastered announced for PC with improvements Dark Souls Remastered announced for PC with improvements
- January 13, 2018

Dark Souls was first released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2011 to widespread acclaim. Nevertheless, we're still getting a better-looking game than the original, with more content, and that's something to write home about. On Switch , the game will run at 1080p and 30 frames per second when played in TV mode. PS4 players who can't wait to get their hands on " Dark Souls Remastered " will want to check out this gorgeous special edition version called the " Dark Souls Trilogy Box ". (more...)
CES 2018: Toyota vehicles to feature Amazon's Alexa in 2018 CES 2018: Toyota vehicles to feature Amazon's Alexa in 2018
- January 13, 2018

The announcement, made at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, marks a significant step forward for the Japanese automaker. Alexa has proved to be compatible with many smart devices and will be an easier way to connect your home than trying to hack together a solution with several different apps or assistants. (more...)
Dark Souls Remastered Trailer Released Dark Souls Remastered Trailer Released
- January 13, 2018

Yesterday, we learned that FromSoftware's iconic title, Dark Souls would be receiving an upgrade for current-gen consoles, due out May 25th . The US version of the Bandai Namco Store initially included information on a "50% loyalty discount reward for PC upgrades on Steam", namely for those that own the Prepare to Die Edition of the original game. (more...)
LG will likely make OLED panels for new 'iPhone X Plus' LG will likely make OLED panels for new 'iPhone X Plus'
- January 13, 2018

From the looks of it, the quality of LG's screen may be to blame. Currently LG has not mentioned the price of its new 88-inch display, but it's likely more expensive than the company's 77-inch panel. Even so, LG unveiling the TV during CES is key. First in the market for TVs was LED units, which were mainly sold as full HD and UHD TVs . LG Display's E6 plant has production capacity of 30,000 units of Gen 6 flexible OLED panel per month. (more...)
German yields near highs as coalition talks add to European Central Bank jitters German yields near highs as coalition talks add to European Central Bank jitters
- January 13, 2018

The ECB has pledged to continue its bond purchase programme at least until September and investors expect any rate increase to take place next year. In Europe, Germany's DAX fell 0.1 percent to 13,196 while Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.2 percent to 7,777. (more...)
Cool Smart Home Assistants At CES 2018 Cool Smart Home Assistants At CES 2018
- January 13, 2018

Apple and Google could also exploit their positions as integral parts of the general population's lives: we all walk into work with either Siri or Google Assistant in our pockets. The additional vehicle features will give auto owners ready access to Alexa and make use of the services that the digital bot is programmed to dispense. (more...)
Global East Ball Valve Market Vendors: Kitz, Tyco, Flowserve, Emerson and Cameron Global East Ball Valve Market Vendors: Kitz, Tyco, Flowserve, Emerson and Cameron
- January 13, 2018

The report also provides a comprehensive review of market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges in the global automotive valves market. The report Global Bag On Valve Technology industry delivers important market insights with support of large-scale primary and secondary research. (more...)
Bandai Namco announced the re-release of the game Dark Souls Bandai Namco announced the re-release of the game Dark Souls
- January 13, 2018

Keep in mind that the game will have a 30 frames rate per second regardless of whether you are using the Switch as a portable or if it is in the dock. This "complete" release will give the 2008 game, as well as the downloadable add-on "Artorias of the Abyss", an important facelift. Vaati has already apologized on Twitter , but it looks like there won't be any brand new assets or even HDR support for this remastered version. (more...)
"Dark Souls: Remastered" Revealed for Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC
- January 13, 2018

As a spiritual sequel to 2009's Demon's Souls , Dark Souls instantly became a fan-favorite with its challenging but rewarding action-RPG gameplay. I just wanted to step in very quickly and say that right now, we haven't officially announced anything about the subject of a discount. (more...)
Final Cut heads to Switch in 2018 Final Cut heads to Switch in 2018
- January 13, 2018

For the first time, we can play Dark Souls at 4k. Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition will be releasing on the Switch this Spring. The Wii U platformer Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is coming to the Switch with Funky Kong as a new playable character. (more...)
HCS cancels school ahead of winter storm HCS cancels school ahead of winter storm
- January 13, 2018

Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 3 a.m. In turn, Barnwell said that northern counties will get the cold weather first. Unseasonably warm temperatures and heavy rain could cause flooding in the Lower Hudson Valley on Friday . on Saturday . If we transition to snow faster Friday evening, we could expect higher snow accumulations. Be prepared for tough travel conditions throughout the day. (more...)
Dianne Feinstein's Explanations for Releasing Trump-Russia Testimony Are Bizarre and Alarming
- January 13, 2018

Dianne Feinstein who defied Republicans and released testimony a day earlier from an interview with the co-founder of Fusion GPS , the firm that commissioned a dossier of allegations about Mr. When the bureau reinterviewed Steele in early October, agents made it clear, according to Simpson's testimony released Tuesday, that they believed some of what Steele had told them . (more...)
Walmart abruptly closing 63 Sam's Club stores Walmart abruptly closing 63 Sam's Club stores
- January 13, 2018

It's not yet confirmed if other stores in the Houston area are permanently closing, however. Several stores were abruptly closed Thursday. Walmart plans to close 63 Sam's Club locations and convert up to 12 of the affected clubs to e-commerce fulfillment centers. (more...)
Epic teases upcoming Fortnite Battle Royale changes in a new developer video Epic teases upcoming Fortnite Battle Royale changes in a new developer video
- January 13, 2018

The swamp feel "swampier", mountains feel "more mountainous", etc. Epic Games is also doubling down on themes for different regions of the map, explaining that the map will now be divided into different biomes, each with its own unique personality. (more...)
Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik to tie the knot? Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik to tie the knot?
- January 13, 2018

Meanwhile, her older sis wore a printed Versace spring '18 top with black cropped pants and Christian Louboutin booties. Meanwhile, Gigi and Bella put on a united front in cat-eye liner and epic boots. Gigi had worn her wavy light brown hair down, whereas Bella in a '60s chic touch had swept her darker do partly up onto the top of her head. Gigi also took to Twitter to comment on the latest wave of the disaster, writing: "My handsome hometown, just after getting through weeks of ... (more...)
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT North America and Europe open beta trailer Dissidia Final Fantasy NT North America and Europe open beta trailer
- January 13, 2018

The next session will kick off on January 15 at 10.00pm GMT and runs until January 18 at 9.00pm GMT. 2pm PT/4pm CT/5pm ET on January 18 through 1pm PT/3pm CT/4pm ET on January 21. As well as the chance to customize the skills and even the appearance of each character . Square Enix has released a new trailer for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT ahead of the open beta set to occur for North America and Europe this weekend. (more...)
Google is adding new capabilities To Google Duo Google is adding new capabilities To Google Duo
- January 13, 2018

As mentioned above, Allo has supported the App Preview Messaging feature since it launched, including two-way communication. Reports, however, say this ability to make Duo calls to even those who aren't using the app is now restricted to Android users. (more...)
Sensata Technologies Holding (ST) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Cowen and Company Sensata Technologies Holding (ST) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Cowen and Company
- January 13, 2018

Insiders have sold a total of 87,588 shares of company stock valued at $4,258,599 in the last ninety days. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. RBC Capital Markets maintained Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) rating on Thursday, October 12. The rating was downgraded by SunTrust on Friday, November 13 to "Neutral". (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Huntsman Corporation (HUN), Spirit Airlines, Inc. (SAVE)
- January 13, 2018

Huntsman Corp now has $8.18B valuation. The stock decreased 1.89% or $1.21 during the last trading session, reaching $62.93. The firm owned 11,390,444 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 209,200 shares during the period. (more...)
Government in crisis talks over company that provides vital services to schools Government in crisis talks over company that provides vital services to schools
- January 13, 2018

It said the firm remained in constructive dialogue about short term financing while "longer term discussions are continuing". Any agreement was likely to involve the raising of new capital and the conversion of existing debt to equity, which would result in "significant dilution to existing shareholders", it said in a statement. (more...)