Sci-tech


Rainbow Six Siege's New Operators Teased Rainbow Six Siege's New Operators Teased
- January 31, 2018

Instead, they're members of the CBRN, a multinational unit created by Six to handle chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear threats. The first operator will be French, and their special ability will utilize a drone designed for containing quarantines. (more...)
Insurgency Sandstorm Blasts Onto PS4 in 2018 Insurgency Sandstorm Blasts Onto PS4 in 2018
- January 31, 2018

The trailer features an action packed mix of gameplay and cinematic snippets that follows a wounded soldier. Like most shooters, Insurgency Sandstorm is all about teamwork, though they'll be plenty of time for bragging rights on the global ranked leaderboard, and customization options to make you stand out from the crowd. (more...)
Minecraft for Switch gains Master Chief costume and more Minecraft for Switch gains Master Chief costume and more
- January 31, 2018

Japanese video-game maker Nintendo says its net profit jumped 31 percent to 135.2 billion yen ($1.2 billion) in April-December, helped by the popularity of its Switch hybrid game machine. "The Moana Character Pack features an intrepid crew of Pacific islanders, the shapeshifting demigod Maui, a giant gold-grabbing crab, coconut-clad pirates, watery apparitions, volcanic demons and other denizens of the deep". (more...)
Overwatch is now Xbox One X enhanced with 4K resolution Overwatch is now Xbox One X enhanced with 4K resolution
- January 31, 2018

This means that Resurrection will not be instantly recharged when the new Mercy Ultimate is activated. " Additionally, we're toning back the amount of mobility Valkyrie provides through Guardian Angel and reducing its duration to overall reduce the power of this ability ", Blizzard said . (more...)
Is It Time To Buy Robert Half International Inc (NYSE:RHI)?
- January 31, 2018

It has outperformed by 1.12% the S&P500. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc (NYSE:MMC) was raised too. The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell) is 3.10 for PAYX and 2.90 for RHI, which implies that analysts are more bullish on the outlook for PAYX. (more...)
Asus sets a date for MWC 2018 event, Zenfone 5 series expected Asus sets a date for MWC 2018 event, Zenfone 5 series expected
- January 31, 2018

The Zenfone 3 was launched in India back in August 2016 alongside the ZenFone 3 Deluxe, the ZenFone 3 Ultra, and the ZenFone 3 Laser. The smartphones that received a price cut include ZenFone 3 (5.2), ZenFone 3 (5.5), ZenFone Max, ZenFone 3 Max (5.2), ZenFone 3 Max (5.5), ZenFone Go (5.0), and ZenFone Go (5.5). (more...)
Upcoming Sony flagship smartphones may flaunt flexible OLED displays Upcoming Sony flagship smartphones may flaunt flexible OLED displays
- January 31, 2018

Recent reports forecast Sony could incorporate an LG Display OLED screen within its forthcoming flagship Xperia smartphone. In addition to this, fresh information that has surfaced online tips that the company may unveil smartphones with flexible displays in the near future. (more...)
Vietnam U-23 team galvanise a nation, even in defeat Vietnam U-23 team galvanise a nation, even in defeat
- January 31, 2018

The Civil Aviation Authority of Việt Nam (CAC ) said Vietjet held the welcoming activities for the football team "without obtaining permission from the CAC". "Who let these escaped chimpanzees on the plane welcome home the under-23 team?" wrote Facebook user Ngoc Nhung after of the models interacting with the players, one of whom appeared visibly uncomfortable as a model in a bikini and reindeer antlers posed beside him. (more...)
Microsoft Supposedly Considering Purchasing Game Studios, Including EA and Valve Microsoft Supposedly Considering Purchasing Game Studios, Including EA and Valve
- January 31, 2018

The PlayStation 4 is far and away the leader in sales for the current generation, and though the Xbox One has little hope of surpassing the PS4 before we're onto the next round of consoles (whenever that will be), that doesn't mean Microsoft can't improve its fortunes right now. (more...)
HomePod Software Updates Will Happen Over-the-Air Like Apple Watch
- January 31, 2018

Axios reported Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi announced the priority shift to employees earlier in the month. At launch it won't support stereo pairs or multi-room audio; however, the site notes that Apple appears to have hardcoded iOS 11.3 as the first version to support stereo pairing. (more...)
OnePlus 5/5T Open Beta removes Clipboard app, adds iPhone X-like gestures OnePlus 5/5T Open Beta removes Clipboard app, adds iPhone X-like gestures
- January 31, 2018

OnePlus has officially started rolling out the Open Beta 3 to the OnePlus 5T owners who are testing the pre-release software. The new update, however, will be noted for two noticeable changes. This is a pretty cool addition and it can be found in the Phone Settings option. Once disabled, users have to use gestures to navigate through the UI. (more...)
Essential Phone Oreo update delayed, will release Android 8.1 instead Essential Phone Oreo update delayed, will release Android 8.1 instead
- January 31, 2018

An Oreo 8.1 beta update will be available for Essential Phone users soon, but no specific timing was revealed. Essential says that with this delay in place, the public launch of Android Oreo for the Essential Phone will be a couple of weeks later than they originally planned. (more...)
Analysts See $0.33 EPS for Acadia Realty Trust (AKR)
- January 31, 2018

With approx. 205.00 million shares in outstanding, the company has a market cap of $22010.85 as per the current valuation. Physicians Realty Trust ( NYSE:DOC ) traded down $0.21 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $15.95. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) rating on Monday, June 12. The company was maintained on Monday, June 12 by Cantor Fitzgerald. (more...)
Why Investors remained confident on Roku, Inc. (ROKU), Raytheon Company (RTN)?
- January 31, 2018

Therefore 86% are positive. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy" on Friday, January 26. As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Among 28 analysts covering The TJX Companies ( NYSE:TJX ), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 21% are positive. Raytheon Company has $237.0 highest and $118 lowest target. (more...)
Ideye Completes Loan Move To Malaga From Tianjin Teda Ideye Completes Loan Move To Malaga From Tianjin Teda
- January 31, 2018

He now hopes he could press for a place on Nigeria's World Cup squad in Russian Federation by playing regularly and scoring goals in Spain. "I am grateful and can't wait to get started". Ideye only moved to the Chinese Super League from Olympiakos a year ago, but only belatedly found form - scoring four in 14 outings - after initially struggling to settle. (more...)
Rumor: New 'Sonic The Hedgehog' Kart Racer In Development Rumor: New 'Sonic The Hedgehog' Kart Racer In Development
- January 31, 2018

According to user Dr. Carrol, they came across a leaked slide from a Sumo Digital presentation (see below). This is something they have a bit of experience with, having made not only LittleBigPlanet Karting, but also the incredible Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed . (more...)
Marvel's Jessica Jones Season 2 Photos Tease Hard Time for the Hero Marvel's Jessica Jones Season 2 Photos Tease Hard Time for the Hero
- January 31, 2018

We're sure the answers will be worth the wait. Netflix has dropped a few new pics from the second season of Jessica Jones , which reveals the titular hero will apparently be heading to jail in Season 2-though we al know it'll take more than a pair of handcuffs to keep her down. (more...)
Typecast Patriots take stage again as Super Bowl villains Typecast Patriots take stage again as Super Bowl villains
- January 31, 2018

Louis and a potential retirement. Overall, the 2018 market for Super Bowl tickets has been another example of the "slow ticketing", where ticket owners stretch out the sale for several months, which essentially blocks out the secondary market. (more...)
What a Nationalized 5G Network Would Look Like What a Nationalized 5G Network Would Look Like
- January 31, 2018

Even if Trump officials are considering moving forward with the plan, they would likely face strong resistance from other arms of the government. You can find the National Security Council's proposal to nationalize the 5G wireless infrastructure deck here . (more...)
Here's our First Look at Detective Pikachu Movie Here's our First Look at Detective Pikachu Movie
- January 31, 2018

The photos come from a Twitter user who stumbled upon the Ryme City police department set in London. They're now shooting in London, and these set pics show the Ryme City Police Department. Still, it's a far cry from what previous Pokemon games and animated movies have looked like. As the title suggests, the film will find a Pikachu - Ryan Reynolds in a motion capture suit, just one more detail that makes us wonder if this isn't all a lark - on the hunt for the missing father of a ... (more...)
Family Of Murdered Cleveland Man Sues Facebook For Letting Killer Post Video Family Of Murdered Cleveland Man Sues Facebook For Letting Killer Post Video
- January 31, 2018

Godwin, who was 74, was fatally shot on a Cleveland sidewalk in April. Steve uploaded the video of his crime to Facebook before he was found dead in Erie, Pennsylvania from a suspected suicide days later. Court documents, reported by Buzzfeed , say Facebook should have reported threats the killer made on the social media platform before the shooting. (more...)
Noteworthy Stocks to Watch For: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE), Amgen Inc. (AMGN)
- January 31, 2018

Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. The company has market cap of $1.19 billion. Hl Ser Llc reported 0.08% stake. 12,315 are owned by Old National Financial Bank In. The Average True Range is an investor tool used to gauge stock volatility. (more...)
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
- January 31, 2018

Over the last week of the month, it was 4.16%, 13.80% over the last quarter, and -1.49% for the past six months. 100,000 shares traded per day would be a minimum for most traders and some require 1,000,000. The firm has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, November 3. Impala Asset Management Llc decreased Navistar Intl Corp New (NYSE:NAV) stake by 19,263 shares to 1.11 million valued at $49.10 million in 2017Q3. (more...)
"Dissidia Final Fantasy NT" Finals Tournament Begins on January 17
- January 31, 2018

As part of the promotion, anyone who preorders Dissidia Final Fantasy NT via Amazon will get the "Cloud Strife Nail Bat" for their trouble. Hosted by the great Evan Hashimoto, you can watch all the explosive sword, magic, and summon wielding action going on at their Dissidia Live Fights streaming site . (more...)
PUBG's latest update adds improvements to the desert map PUBG's latest update adds improvements to the desert map
- January 31, 2018

Another user built a program entirely for the sole objective of removing the map entirely out of the question, making it impossible to get into the desert oasis. "Players, as with the last patch, a new type of anti-cheat solution, which is still under development, is to be applied on the test servers", community coordinator Hawkinz writes on the official PUBG forums . (more...)
Child Health Experts Urge Facebook to Scrap 'Messenger Kids' App Child Health Experts Urge Facebook to Scrap 'Messenger Kids' App
- January 31, 2018

More than 100 child development experts and advocates are urging Facebook to end its Messenger Kids app amid worries over the repercussions of encouraging elementary school children to use social media. There is no News Feed or advertising on the app. "Messenger Kids will exacerbate this problem, as the anticipation of friends' responses will be a powerful incentive for children to check - and stay on - a phone or tablet", the group says. (more...)
'Dragster' record holder stripped of his title after 35 years 'Dragster' record holder stripped of his title after 35 years
- January 31, 2018

In the years and decades that followed his initial record submission, Rogers would submit several other scores to Twin Galaxies , including a score of 65 million points in Centipede . Since Koziel attained his top score, 13 others have also managed the time, yet Rogers' alleged record still sits far above the rest. Interestingly, Dragster creator and Activision co-founder David Crane doesn't believe Rogers cheated his 1982 record. (more...)
Burgaw knitting group asking for donations for Little Hats, Big Hearts Burgaw knitting group asking for donations for Little Hats, Big Hearts
- January 31, 2018

Through the efforts of volunteers, Little Hats, Big Hearts continues to help spread awareness of heart disease and congenital heart defects. Defects range in severity from simple problems, such as holes between chambers of the heart, to very severe malformations, such as complete absence of one or more chambers or valves. (more...)
More than 54000 U.S. bridges structurally deficient More than 54000 U.S. bridges structurally deficient
- January 30, 2018

There are a total of 12,355 bridges in Florida, according to the report. The authors of the report said people who use the bridges deemed structurally deficient should take the information from this report and advocate for better infrastructure in their communities. (more...)
Microsoft OneDrive Gets a New Look & Major New Features Microsoft OneDrive Gets a New Look & Major New Features
- January 30, 2018

Furthermore, the update expands each file to take up the entire row and new columns have been added on iPad . A new shared icon will be displayed in the navigation bar for letting users to be sure that a file has been uploaded to a folder. (more...)