Wednesday January 17-th, 2018

Extreme Lotus Exige Cup 430 boasts supercar performance Extreme Lotus Exige Cup 430 boasts supercar performance

There are 430 reasons making this all good news, even taking into account that the Exige Cup 430 won't be able to get a plate in America until 2042. Its new engine, a 3.5-litre V6, scores 321kW/440Nm thanks to the assistance of an Edelbrock superch...

'Project Loon' balloons help 100k Puerto Ricans get online 'Project Loon' balloons help 100k Puerto Ricans get online

Alphabet X's balloon-powered Project Loon has beamed internet access to over 100,000 users in hurricane-stricken Puerto Rico. The idea behind this particular move was to help people in Puerto Rico who have been severely neglected ever since the h...

Chrome Will Finally Crack Down on Annoying Page Redirects Chrome Will Finally Crack Down on Annoying Page Redirects

Google's redirect blocker is one of the tools the firm is using to fight malicious ads by virtue of having the most used web-browser. One out of five user feedback reports received by Chrome mention encountering some form of unwanted content , and...

Top 2018 high school basketball recruit RJ Barrett picks Duke Top 2018 high school basketball recruit RJ Barrett picks Duke

Originally from Mississauga, Canada, Barrett will head to Duke next year as a polished scorer and defender. Barrett was born and raised in Canada, but plays his high school ball at Florida's Montverde Academy, the same school that produced Ben S...

Samsung to bring Infinity Display to its mid-range Galaxy A series smartphones Samsung to bring Infinity Display to its mid-range Galaxy A series smartphones

The Galaxy A series 2018 reboot is expected to arrive early in the new year, ahead of the Galaxy S9 flagship launch. How does it matter, you might ask? Samsung , meanwhile, quietly unveiled its next-gen mobile processor that's supposed to powe...

SOUL2SOUL Tour: McGraw and Hill coming to JQH SOUL2SOUL Tour: McGraw and Hill coming to JQH

Tickets prices are $69.50-$119.50 plus applicable fees and subject to change. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. November 17, but American Express Card members will be able to purchase the tickets early, beginning 10 a.m. Card members can ...

EA Has Acquired Titanfall Dev Respawn Entertainment EA Has Acquired Titanfall Dev Respawn Entertainment

Respawn is now developing a number of projects, including a brand new war-based VR game as well as a third-person action Star Wars game. The big news of the day for Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment is certainly that they are being acq...

Shoppers Scoop Up iPhone 7 in Q3, 8 Plus Tops iPhone 8 Shoppers Scoop Up iPhone 7 in Q3, 8 Plus Tops iPhone 8

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 25th. Not surprisingly, the Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus models didn't crack the top five list because they only debuted in mid-September, just before the...

EA is Considering Ditching Annual Sports Releases EA is Considering Ditching Annual Sports Releases

Regardless of how you feel, Electronic Arts chief Andrew Wilson envisions a future where his company may drop yearly Madden and Federation Internationale de Football Association releases. "There's a few things that have got to happen first, we do...

OnePlus 5T is said to be priced the same as OnePlus 5 OnePlus 5T is said to be priced the same as OnePlus 5

Moreover, he mentioned that users can not pick up their phone to play a game or make a call during wireless charging so the current standard of wireless charging "brings more limitations than freedom". He added that wireless charging technology needs...

Here's How to Fix That Weird iPhone Glitch Here's How to Fix That Weird iPhone Glitch

The fix for the bug was seen in the recently-released iOS 11.2 beta , according to MacRumors . Apple's new iOS 11 .1.1 update focuses primarily on bugs and issues which were previously discovered in iOS 11 .1. The Wall Street Journal's Joa...

Instagram Stories get support for old photos and videos

This is a stark departure to Instagram Stories' initial focus on ephemeral and live content . When you try to upload an older photo or video to stories, Instagram will automatically place a sticker showing the date the photo or video was taken.

Square Enix to Square Enix to "aggressively" make games for Switch

Sadly, Sony opted out of supporting online play with Switch players on the PS4. PS4 remained way out ahead with a 31%, however, the Nintendo Switch was where the surprise for many may lay. Players will be able to customize their cars with Super M...

UC hosts annual parade honoring veterans UC hosts annual parade honoring veterans

It called for the cessation of all hostilities to take effect at 11 a.m. on the 11th day of the 11th month of the year in 1918. "Veterans Day means appreciating the sacrifices veterans make so we live with the freedoms we enjoy", said Jessica Baggo...

Apple 'working on AR headset to replace the iPhone by 2020' Apple 'working on AR headset to replace the iPhone by 2020'

The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in NY and producer Bryan VanGelder. The headset could work similarly to the AR applications that are already available for Apple's ...

OnePlus 5T India launch confirmed, early access sale on November 21 OnePlus 5T India launch confirmed, early access sale on November 21

The lack of wireless charging on the OnePlus 5T shouldn't be surprising to you if you've been following the leaks and rumors about the Chinese company's next smartphone. So, we all need to wait for few more weeks to get the real view of the pho...

Restaurant wait times are coming soon to Google Search and Maps

A chart in it lists the busiest times at the restaurant while another click shows an estimated wait at a specific time. Diners will soon have a new tool to balance hunger and patience when Google adds a new feature to help dodge long wait times a...

Telltale Games lays off quarter of its staff Telltale Games lays off quarter of its staff

Telltale Games is the independent developer known for their episodic, narrative-driven, choice-based games, such as The Walking Dead , Tales from the Borderlands and Game of Thrones , among many others. The move, according to a press release from T...

"Xenoblade Chronicles 2" Video Reveals Expansion Pass, "Zelda" Collab

Toward the end of the presentation, Nintendo revealed an "Expansion Pass" for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 . Today Nintendo presented a special Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Direct (the recording starts at 25:00). If you pre-purchase the title on the eShop...

Demonetisation was an attack on RBI's credibility: Dr Manmohan Singh Demonetisation was an attack on RBI's credibility: Dr Manmohan Singh

Making a powerful defence of the exercise on the eve of one year of demonetisation , Jaitley said reform initiatives taken by the BJP-led government had lifted India's stature in the global economy , the measures preventing it from being knocked of...

The Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN) Downgraded to The Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN) Downgraded to "Neutral" at Guggenheim

Trimble Inc now has $10.18 billion valuation. The company has a market cap of $93,360.00, a PE ratio of 27.00, a PEG ratio of 1.49 and a beta of 1.43. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas owns 20,170 shares. Montag & Caldwell Llc decreased Priceline ...

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), Altria Group, Inc. (MO)

Inc. grew its position in NVIDIA Corporation by 0.7% in the second quarter. About 358,483 shares traded. Avista Corp (NYSE:AVA) has risen 5.40% since November 7, 2016 and is uptrending. Markel Corporation had 9 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 ...

Assassin's Creed Origins Is Easily Beating Assassin's Creed: Syndicate In Sales Assassin's Creed Origins Is Easily Beating Assassin's Creed: Syndicate In Sales

Ubisoft have shared their financial report for the first half of the fiscal year and results are excellent across the board, with continued success for many of their online games, solid performances from their new releases, and tremendous growth for ...

Broadcom -2.5%, Qualcomm +2.1% in wake of tech's biggest buyout offer Broadcom -2.5%, Qualcomm +2.1% in wake of tech's biggest buyout offer

Despite a 16% spike in Qualcomm shares since initial reports of the proposed deal, traders are still paying the highest premium in more than two years to bet on a further increase, relative to hedges against stock losses. Broadcom also got a commitme...

Death toll from Vietnam typhoon rises to 69 Death toll from Vietnam typhoon rises to 69

Typhoon Damrey made landfall in Vietnam on Saturday, killing at least 19 people, just days ahead of the APEC summit of Asia-Pacific leaders. In the provinces of Khan Hoa, Ninh Thuan and Phu Yen, almost 80,000 houses were damaged and some 35,000 peo...

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