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Dana White outraged by ref Mario Yamasaki in Shevchenko vs. Cachoeira fight Dana White outraged by ref Mario Yamasaki in Shevchenko vs. Cachoeira fight
- February 06, 2018

Shevchenko beat her opponent down from pillar to post. Yamasaki has copped plenty of hate. I could have stopped the fight in the second crucifix or in the mount, but she moved the whole time. Cachoeira was no match. Fans also were vocal in their displeasure, taking to Twitter to voice their concern for the fighter. UFC lightweight Gilbert Burns had harsh words for Yamasaki's work. (more...)
Commodities Buzz: BP Records One Of The Strongest Annual Performances In 2017 Commodities Buzz: BP Records One Of The Strongest Annual Performances In 2017
- February 06, 2018

It marked the best year for production since 2010. The company reported a net profit for the fourth quarter of 2.1 billion Dollars, surpassing analysts' forecasts of 1.9 billion USD. The total cost to the company came to more than $60bn and it had to sell off assets in order to pay the bill. BP also took a one-off charge of $900m to adjust to new U.S. (more...)
Sony Explains How PS4 Professional Supersampling Mode Works Sony Explains How PS4 Professional Supersampling Mode Works
- February 06, 2018

Notifications will be sent to children while they're playing so they know they should save and quit. Elsewhere, the Library UI is getting two new tabs, the first of which is This PS4, allowing you to have a gander at all the applications installed on your PS4. (more...)
DayZ will be hitting Xbox Game Preview this year, PlayStation 4 'eventually' DayZ will be hitting Xbox Game Preview this year, PlayStation 4 'eventually'
- February 06, 2018

Build up enough of these points and they can be spent on a variety of rewards, ranging from entries into sweepstakes to win big prizes to charitable donations to months of Xbox Game Pass. Since then, the game has faded into obscurity with ill support for the PC version and a lack of news updates from the development team regarding a console port. (more...)
Apple overtakes Samsung in Q4 smartphone shipments, but Samsung leads 2017 Apple overtakes Samsung in Q4 smartphone shipments, but Samsung leads 2017
- February 06, 2018

Apple reported a slight decline from the previous quarter, as the iPhone sold reached 77.3 million units, down by 1.3% from the same period a year ago. - the world's largest and third-largest smartphone markets - saw a decline in the last quarter, leading to a 6.3% year-on-year drop in total shipment volume in the quarter, according to IDC. (more...)
Chemical in McDonald's fries could cure baldness Chemical in McDonald's fries could cure baldness
- February 06, 2018

He continued: "These self-sorted hair follicle germs (ssHFGs) were shown to be capable of efficient hair-follicle and shaft generation upon injection into the backs of nude mice". Male-pattern hair loss, resulting in the loss of hair at the top an front of the scalp predominately, affects around half of all men and a quarter of women by 50 years of age. (more...)
Porsche to invest $9.4 billion in hybrids and electric vehicles Porsche to invest $9.4 billion in hybrids and electric vehicles
- February 06, 2018

The electrification and hybridization of the existing product range would be supported with 1 billion euro (1.24 billion), and several hundred million would be invested in the development of new technologies, charging infrastructure and smart mobility. (more...)
Hyundai Santa Fe revealed Hyundai Santa Fe revealed
- February 06, 2018

Finally, the new Santa Fe may have more engine options than the outgoing vehicle. Looking basically nothing like its predecessor, the SUV adopts a bold exterior with an interesting front fascia featuring slim upper lights in the same vein as those of the eccentric Kona and the more recent Nexo hydrogen fuel-cell crossover . (more...)
Intel's Smart glasses Look So Normal, It's Freaky Intel's Smart glasses Look So Normal, It's Freaky
- February 06, 2018

In terms of looks, Vaunt is obviously a huge improvement over Google Glass . Well, it's been pretty tough to fit a miniature display and a decent-size battery into traditional eyewear. To get the smart glasses working properly, Vaunt goes through a quick set-up process that measures pupil distance and a few other factors to ensure it displays notifications properly for each individual user. (more...)
Dow plunges more than 1000 points Dow plunges more than 1000 points
- February 06, 2018

The market's slump began on Friday as investors anxious that creeping signs of higher inflation and interest rates could derail the market's record-setting rally. The highest bond yields in years are making bonds more appealing to investors compared with stocks. There was no major move or news precipitating the stock market drop. (more...)
GTA 4 Paints Doubt Over Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date GTA 4 Paints Doubt Over Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date
- February 06, 2018

Developed by the creators of GTA 5 and Red Dead Redemption , Red Dead Redemption 2 is an epic tale of life in America's unforgiving heartland, the game's vast and atmospheric world will also provide the foundation for a brand new online multiplayer experience. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Viavi Solutions Inc. (VIAV)
- February 06, 2018

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . M Partners maintained Viavi Solutions Inc . Viavi Solutions had a return on equity of 8.99% and a net margin of 10.57%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 2.3% on a year-over-year basis. (more...)
IPad boosts market share as tablet market declines; Amazon overtakes Samsung - IDC IPad boosts market share as tablet market declines; Amazon overtakes Samsung - IDC
- February 06, 2018

For the three months from October through December, Apple delivered 13.2 million slates; that was up.6% from the 13.1 million that it shipped during the same quarter in 2016. While Apple continued to stay at the top spot, Amazon has managed to overtake Samsung to become the second biggest tablet vendor by market share. Meanwhile, shipments across the whole of 2017 declined by 6.5 per cent from 174.9m in 2016 to 163.5m past year. (more...)
Cisco, Apple, Others Team on Cyber Risk Management, Insurance Cisco, Apple, Others Team on Cyber Risk Management, Insurance
- February 06, 2018

This, in combination with individual risk insights gained through the Cyber Resilience Evaluation , makes possible the enhanced cyber insurance coverage to Cisco and Apple business customers. Cyber coverage is a mounting concern for companies worldwide as hackers increasingly take aim at their technology systems. "That's why, from the beginning, Apple has built products from the ground up with security in mind, and one of the many reasons why businesses around the world are choosing our ... (more...)
Capcom confirms layoffs at its Dead Rising studio Capcom confirms layoffs at its Dead Rising studio
- February 06, 2018

In a statement to Destructoid , a Capcom representative said "Capcom Vancouver has undergone a restructure which has impacted approximately 30 percent of the studio, as part of its regular periodic assessment of upcoming projects and overall studio goals". (more...)
HTC U11+ launched at Rs 56990, to be available exclusively on Flipkart HTC U11+ launched at Rs 56990, to be available exclusively on Flipkart
- February 06, 2018

The phone has always on microphone which means you can launch Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa even when screen is off. It offers 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 2TB via microSD card. The smartphone is also capable of recording 4K videos. Weight: 188g. Water and dust resistant (IP68). The phone also includes the company's proprietary USonic active noise cancellation and BoomSound Hi-Fi edition. (more...)
How safe is your child online? How safe is your child online?
- February 06, 2018

They're just two of the questions being asked on 'Safer Internet Day '. These new initiatives are in response to new research from Internet Matters showing that 7 in 10 teens want their parents to set filters to protect them online. Much has been made recently about the growing issue of technology addiction among young people and teenagers, and the importance of education and healthy boundaries online is vital. (more...)
Jerome Powell sworn in as new US Fed chief Jerome Powell sworn in as new US Fed chief
- February 06, 2018

His nomination was approved by the Senate earlier this month for a four-year term as chairman that will end in February 2022. But he said he and the other Fed officials will "remain vigilant and we are prepared to respond to evolving risks". (more...)
Clarence Seedorf named new Deportivo coach Clarence Seedorf named new Deportivo coach
- February 06, 2018

However, Friday's 5-0 hammering at the hands of Real Sociedad persuaded Deportivo to cut his tenure short after two wins in 13 LaLiga games, with the side languishing third bottom. Seedorf won the Champions League five times as a player along with five league titles in Spain, Italy and the Netherlands. Giampolo Pazzini came off the bench to score on his La Liga debut, earning Levante a share of the points at home against Real Madrid. (more...)
Samsung S9 Plus Support Pages Launched In Scandinavia Samsung S9 Plus Support Pages Launched In Scandinavia
- February 06, 2018

But we're not convinced that this is going to happen. The rear panel of the Galaxy S9 + looks almost identical to that of the Galaxy S9 . Make sure to keep checking back on all the latest news on Samsung Galaxy s10.Let us know in the comments of what you expect in the future flagship device from Samsung . (more...)
PlayStation Is Releasing A New Gold Wireless Headset For PS4 and PSVR PlayStation Is Releasing A New Gold Wireless Headset For PS4 and PSVR
- February 06, 2018

A new Gold Wireless Headset has been announced by Sony. Created as the official headset of the then-new PlayStation 4 , the original Gold headset was designed to be an affordable all-rounder, and it looks like the new version has been created with the same goals. (more...)
Nougat is now the most-used version of Android, 17 months later Nougat is now the most-used version of Android, 17 months later
- February 06, 2018

That said, Android Oreo , which is the latest version of Android, has also jumped up by 0.4% from last month , and hence, after more than five months from its release , it is finally running on more than 1% of devices. Android Marshmallow and Lollipop, on the other hand, faced decline from their respective market shares. Android Jelly Bean has a total of 5 percentage points of adoption rate if one combines all three variants. (more...)
Uber, Waymo face off in court over AV tech dispute Uber, Waymo face off in court over AV tech dispute
- February 06, 2018

Because for him, winning at all costs, no matter what, was his culture and was what he was going to do. Verhoeven added: "The evidence is going to show that he targeted and hired away one of its key engineers that had been with Chauffeur - that's the name of the program - since its inception". (more...)
HP unveils Core X options for Z4 workstation, 'pro' MR headset HP unveils Core X options for Z4 workstation, 'pro' MR headset
- February 06, 2018

HP has revealed a new workstation at Solidworks World 2018 that it says is ideal for engineering, simulation, rendering and virtual reality computing. Other than that the Professional Edition headset is pretty similar to the consumer version, and it's being sold at $449 (around £320). The chip is cheaper than the Xeon processors normally found in Z4 workstations but that should make it more accessible to developers and companies looking to dip their toes into VR without splashing too ... (more...)
TVS NTORQ 125 Walkaround And First Impressions TVS NTORQ 125 Walkaround And First Impressions
- February 06, 2018

The major highlight of the scooter is the new SmartXonnect technology, which basically connects user's smartphone through a Bluetooth-enabled application. The scooter features a five liter fuel tank that has an external fuel filler cap as a key convenience feature. The newest TVS scooter has a 1,285mm wheelbase, 155mm ground clearance and 116.1kg of kerb weight. (more...)
"Nobody Knows Repackaging Better Than BJP Government": Ghulam Nabi Azad
- February 05, 2018

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Amazon's 2018 Super Bowl Ad Won't Wake Up Your Echo Device Amazon's 2018 Super Bowl Ad Won't Wake Up Your Echo Device
- February 05, 2018

About a year ago, a Reddit user named aspyhackr might have figured out how Amazon accomplishes that objective. "The trick is to suppress the unintentional waking of a device while not incorrectly rejecting the millions of people engaging with Alexa every day", said Shiv Vitaladevuni, a senior manager on the Alexa Machine Learning team in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (more...)
We're Spending Less Time On Facebook, And Mark Zuckerberg Says That's Great We're Spending Less Time On Facebook, And Mark Zuckerberg Says That's Great
- February 05, 2018

As a result, time spent on the site at the end of past year dropped by 50 million hours daily. Facebook has become more self-critical since revealing a campaign by Russian Federation to spread political discord around the 2016 presidential election that reached an estimated 150 million United States users on Facebook and Instagram. (more...)
2018's Call Of Duty Could Be Coming To The Nintendo Switch 2018's Call Of Duty Could Be Coming To The Nintendo Switch
- February 05, 2018

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Chicharito admits he wanted to leave West Ham in January Chicharito admits he wanted to leave West Ham in January
- February 05, 2018

Asked if the incident had a bearing on the result, Moyes said: "It had no effect whatsoever". According to a report in the Daily Mail newspaper, Henry said the club wanted to limit the number of African players in their squad as "they have a bad attitude" and "cause mayhem" when they are not in the team. (more...)