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New Overwatch hero Moira available on the live server now New Overwatch hero Moira available on the live server now
- November 17, 2017

When the free weekend was announced, Blizzard specified "Overwatch's full roster of 26 heroes" would be playable during it - a number only possible with Moira's inclusion . Biotic Grasp Using her left hand, Moira expends biotic energy to heal allies in front of her. Moira's cutting-edge capabilities make her a mobile healer and damage dealer capable of adapting to any situation. (more...)
Le Thi Xoan: Teenager dies after being electrocuted by iPhone cable Le Thi Xoan: Teenager dies after being electrocuted by iPhone cable
- November 17, 2017

It's thought she plugged her phone in and rested it on her bed - as she did every night - according to investigators. Police said the teenager, identified as Le Thi Xoan , had reportedly rolled over onto the torn cable, and as a result got exposed to the live wire, The Mail Online reported on Thursday. (more...)
Broker's Roundup on Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD)
- November 17, 2017

Amicus Therapeutics has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $11.08. Amicus Therapeutics Inc (Call) now has $2.09B valuation. Robert W. (PHM) worth $269.02 million at the end of the most recent reporting period. As of the end of the quarter Redmile Group, LLC had disposed of a total of 1,031,371 shares trimming its holdings by 8.6%. (more...)
Celebrate start of Christmas season at Brampton tree lighting Celebrate start of Christmas season at Brampton tree lighting
- November 17, 2017

Trees over 20 feet tall are not designated for cutting by the Christmas tree permit, and the height of the tree stump left after a tree has been cut should be six inches or less above the soil. For more information concerning Christmas tree cutting permits, contact the Rio Grande National Forest Supervisor's Office at 719-852-5941. Forest users are also asked to respect forest and private lands, dispose of litter in trashcans or "pack it out", and close all forest gates after passing through ... (more...)
Facebook Offers New Tools For Creators Facebook Offers New Tools For Creators
- November 17, 2017

There's no guarantee that Facebook's push for communities built around popular video producers will result in a more cohesive online environment. Facebook is taking another step to build a more attractive home for digital video creators - and to take on internet-video heavyweight YouTube - with the rollout of a new purpose-built app for people whose full-time job is creating internet content. (more...)
Game gifting rolls out to all Xbox One owners Game gifting rolls out to all Xbox One owners
- November 16, 2017

Even though Microsoft has done an impressive job with the Xbox One X hardware, lots of gamers are still waiting on the company to deliver increased numbers of exclusive 4K games for the console. For Black Friday, that can be signed up to for as little as $1. If you purchase a Surface Laptop (either i5 256GB or i7 ) then Microsoft is bundling the Harman Kardon Invoke Cortana speaker free of charge. (more...)
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Position Up in Latest Report from Capital World Investors
- November 16, 2017

It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. Capital World Investors reports that it bought 715,000 shares in the previous quarter increasing its stake in Activision Blizzard ( ATVI ) by 3.2%. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) for 133,126 shares. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Gsa Cap Prtnrs Ltd Liability Partnership owns 52,545 shares for 0.2% of their portfolio. Comparatively, ATVI posted earnings of $0.93 per share in the same quarter, a year earlier. (more...)
ARMS Update Adds New Fighter, Weapons, and Splatfest-Like Event ARMS Update Adds New Fighter, Weapons, and Splatfest-Like Event
- November 16, 2017

Nintendo continues to push updates for popular Nintendo Switch brawler ARMS , and following on from last month's addition of badges , another new fighter has been added in the form of Misango. "Join in, earn points and raise your Lab level", an in-game message for the competition states. By fighting as Spring Man or Ribbon Girl, players will have points boosted by 1.5x, with scheduled sessions for boosting points further. (more...)
Facebook announces new tools to fight fake news Facebook announces new tools to fight fake news
- November 16, 2017

The "trust indicator" will appear as an icon on articles shared across Facebook. The initiative, spearheaded by a journalism ethics enterprise called the Trust Project , is being implemented by media companies comprising dozens of news sites. (more...)
Dynasty Warriors 9 Heads West On February 13, 2018 Dynasty Warriors 9 Heads West On February 13, 2018
- November 16, 2017

As customary for the open world genre, Dynasty Warriors 9 will enjoy a full day and night cycle couple with dynamic weather. Are you hyped for Dynasty Warriors 9? This entry will also introduce new battle mechanics called the State Combo System, based on performing different styles of attacks named Trigger, Flow, and Finish, each dealing more damage progressively, which helps to make a more seamless and engaging experience. (more...)
Xbox One X Enhancements Coming To Two More Games This Week Xbox One X Enhancements Coming To Two More Games This Week
- November 16, 2017

The latter managed 65,000 units in its first week but this is still a lot better than what the Xbox One X has achieved. Xbox One X bundle: If you're looking to the enhanced 4K future, it's probably time to upgrade to the most powerful console out there. (more...)
Vivo introduces V7 with 24 MP selfie camera Vivo introduces V7 with 24 MP selfie camera
- November 16, 2017

The Portrait Mode feature can shoot fantastic selfies with bokeh effect. The major highlight of the smartphone is the 24-megapixel selfie camera with aperture f/2.0, face beauty 7.0, and soft light flash. Connectivity options on the Vivo V7 include 4G VoLTE , Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and FM radio. However, the brand has already announced the smartphone in Indonesia and it comes with a price tag of around $300, which roughly translate to Rs 19,609. (more...)
Panasonic launches P91 with multi-mode camera at Rs 6490 Panasonic launches P91 with multi-mode camera at Rs 6490
- November 16, 2017

Available in Gold, Blue, and Black color variants, the Panasonic P91 will be available in all retail stores at Rs. 6490. The smartphone also lets you access apps with simple actions and gestures. The phone sports a poly-carbonate body with glossy finish and a 5-inch HD IPS screen. On the optics front, the Panasonic P91 houses an 8-megapixel autofocus primary camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel secondary camera for selfies. (more...)
Relief rally lifts Sensex 346 points, Infosys, RIL stand tall Relief rally lifts Sensex 346 points, Infosys, RIL stand tall
- November 16, 2017

The benchmark BSE Sensex jumped 346.38 points or 1.06 percent to finish at 33,106.82 while the broader Nifty index ended up 96.70 points or 0.96 percent at 10,214.75. Among the top Sensex gainers, Reliance Industries jumped 2.6 percent, Tata Motors advanced 1.6 percent, Infosys gained 4 percent while State Bank of India rose 2.7 percent. (more...)
See Skyrim For Switch's Classic Zelda Items Right Here See Skyrim For Switch's Classic Zelda Items Right Here
- November 16, 2017

Skyrim is also a massive open world game, and every version has had some bugs. It comes with all the expansion content that Bethesda released over the years, which could provide yet another reason to revisit this classic if you never played any of the expansions when they were first released. (more...)
How To Read 'Delete For Everyone' Message On WhatsApp? How To Read 'Delete For Everyone' Message On WhatsApp?
- November 16, 2017

In order for messages to be successfully deleted for everyone, both the users must be using the latest version of WhatsApp for Android , iPhone or Windows Phone. Messages you successfully delete for everyone will be replaced with "This message was deleted" in your recipients' chats. Also, the notification log usually only saves notifications for a few hours. (more...)
Hyundai is planning eight new crossovers by 2020 Hyundai is planning eight new crossovers by 2020
- November 16, 2017

The Hyundai Kona celebrated its global premiere in mid-2017, but it is just one of several models that the Korean carmaker, specifically its American division, has in its rollout plan. "Our customers are going to have a lot of great CUV choices in our dealerships". These vehicles will debut at a number of auto shows spread out between Detroit , New York and Los Angeles. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Launch Happening BEFORE MWC 2018 Samsung Galaxy S9 Launch Happening BEFORE MWC 2018
- November 16, 2017

It is in repetition from Samsung to launch its devices at MWC but a year ago there was no such release from Samsung at MWC 2017 and that was because of the Note 7 Fiasco. As if to back this up, the same platform is now giving us a similar look into some of the specs of the standard Samsung Galaxy S9 - and there are no surprises either. (more...)
DJI's New Drone Is Exclusive To Apple DJI's New Drone Is Exclusive To Apple
- November 16, 2017

When it launched, the DJI Mavic Pro was showered with universal acclaim for its size, price, and feature set. It is small enough to be thrown into a bag and easy enough to launch quickly no matter where the consumer is. The Mavic already was our favorite drone, but I have to say that it looks very sharp in Alpine White. The battery enables it to fly for up to 27 minutes and even reach speeds of up to 40 miles per hour in Sport mode. (more...)
EPS Estimates Revision Screen: Capital One Financial Corporation (COF)
- November 16, 2017

The firm owned 32,200 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 1,400 shares during the period. BB&T Investment Services Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Capital One Financial Corporation during the second quarter worth about $108,000. (more...)
Mazda6 Gets New Turbo 2.5-Liter Engine Mazda6 Gets New Turbo 2.5-Liter Engine
- November 16, 2017

For 2018, Mazda will stuff the CX-9's 2.5-litre turbo-four under the hood of the 6. According to the manufacturer, the engine produces "torque on par with a 4-litre V8", which should equate to decent performance for the Mazda6. The adaptive cruise control system has been revised to be capable of bringing the auto to a complete stop and take off again when the vehicle in front moves, and there's a new 360-degree parking camera option. (more...)
Raymond James & Associates Increases Its Position in Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Stock Raymond James & Associates Increases Its Position in Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Stock
- November 16, 2017

Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, September 15 report. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt on Thursday, August 4 with "Reduce". Its up 0.13, from 0.89 in 2017Q1. The last closing price is up 12.06% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.02% over the same time period. (more...)
Some AT&T customers experiencing network outage Some AT&T customers experiencing network outage
- November 16, 2017

At around 8:30 p.m. ET, AT&T officially addressed the questions on Twitter after many customers posted that once they rebooted their phones, the issues went away. DownDetector.com, which tracks service outages, showed most reports of issues were coming from Houston, Mountain View, San Francisco, Chicago, Austin, New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Orlando and Arlington, Texas. (more...)
Microsoft debuts beta Visual Studio Tools for AI Microsoft debuts beta Visual Studio Tools for AI
- November 16, 2017

During his opening remarks at the software giant's Connect 2017 conference in New York City, Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise division, told attendees that there has "never been a better time than today to be a developer". (more...)
MARVEL HEROES Shut Down by Disney MARVEL HEROES Shut Down by Disney
- November 16, 2017

Maybe it was inevitable when the 2017 launch of the console version, Marvel Heroes Omega , prompted cries of outrage from a PC community that had supported the game since 2013. It also appears there have been some layoffs at Gazillion as a result of this shut down. A current and former employee told the site that some people were told to not come into work this week, so it appears this move has been brewing for some time. (more...)
Massive fire damages Khanqah-e-Moa'lla shrine partially Massive fire damages Khanqah-e-Moa'lla shrine partially
- November 15, 2017

Kashmiris reverently call Mir Syed Ali Hamadani "Amir-e-Kabeer" (Great Commander) and "Shah-e-Hamadan" (King of Hamadan ). Authorities immediately rushed fire tenders to the spot to contain flames and prevent the shrine from damaging completely. (more...)
The Case for and Against Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) The Case for and Against Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL)
- November 15, 2017

Its position was worth $22,361,000 an increase of 2,003.6% as of the end of the quarter. Buckingham Research reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research report on Tuesday, September 5th. Investors of record on Monday, November 13th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share. Since June 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $683,154 activity. (more...)
IOS 11.2 will enable faster wireless charging on iPhones
- November 15, 2017

The good news is Apple is working on iOS 11.2 update which will bump up the wireless charging support to 7.5W as mentioned by MacRumors . Aside from faster charging times, the update also allows the new iPhones to be compatible to a wider array of wireless chargers. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV Comrades Multiplayer DLC Achievements / Trophies
- November 15, 2017

Given its multiplayer contents, " Comrades " requires a PlayStation Plus subscription on PlayStation 4, or an Xbox Live Gold membership on Xbox One. The main story takes place after the events of Chapter 13 and sheds more light on the remaining Kingsglaive members who are fighting to restore the Light. (more...)
Grigor Dimitrov reaches semifinals, beats David Goffin — ATP Finals Grigor Dimitrov reaches semifinals, beats David Goffin — ATP Finals
- November 15, 2017

On Tuesday, Jack Sock kept his dreams of a fairytale finish to his season alive, beating Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (4). I had the commitment with the event, with the city, with myself. Goffin, another first time Tour Finals qualifier, had made a flying start with his dramatic three-set victory over Nadal on Monday. Two weeks ago Nadal had withdrawn from the Paris Masters before his quarter-final match after experiencing pain in his right knee. (more...)