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The $799 Surface Laptop makes Microsoft's sleek MacBook Air rival more affordable


While the specs are nothing to get overly excited about, you can still bag yourself a more than reasonable computer for the asking price - and if the Surface name is something that particularly appeals, the value skyrockets. Windows Central points out that the cheaper Surface Laptop model now competes directly with Microsoft's base Surface Pro model, which also includes Intel's Core m3 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. Read More »

PlayStation 4 Closes in on PlayStation 3, Hits 76 Million Units Sold


The actually consoles sold should be instead 73.6 million. It's safe to say overall PS4 shipments will overtake the PS3 by the end of the year. The numbers of the Games & Network Services division are positive, including the PS4 brand. However, it's been estimated to be around 36 million. Although distributed units fell by 700,000 compared to past year, earnings grew 16.2% thanks to increased software sales and revenues from digital services such as PlayStation Store, PlayStation Now, ... Read More »

Super Bowl LII: 5 Interesting Prop Bets to Target


And while he had a "whole list" of grand ideas for possible special guests to join him, Timberlake said Thursday that he feels his band, The Tennessee Kids , are his true special guests. He brought up a couple of rumored names, including Jay-Z, Janet Jackson , and Chris Stapleton, but wouldn't confirm if those superstars would take the stage. Read More »

Overwatch's Lunar New Year event begins next week


It's been a busy few weeks for Overwatch fans, starting with the release of new maps and items as part of the Cosmetic update . The first iteration of the event, for the Year of the Rooster , brought a multitude of skins, sprays, and other cosmetics, as well as introducing Capture the Flag, which is now available in custom games. Read More »

Mario Kart is coming to your phone


The news came via a tweet by Nintendo of America posted at 1am on February 1, 2018 , which reads: 'The checkered flag has been raised and the finish line is near. Fans of racing against Mario in Mario Kart will be able to race against the Italian plumber while on the go. #MarioKart coming to the phone! excited isn't the word for it! He may be slow and useless, but Luigi is my guy. Read More »

JJ Abrams Sci-Fi Drama 'Demimonde' Lands At HBO With Series Order


Abrams will executive produce with Ben Stephenson , with a showrunner being announced at a later date. The daughter ends up digging through her mother's files and experiments, and as a result, she finds herself on another world, where a dark force threatens to consume everything. Read More »

Far Cry 5 DLC To Take Place In Vietnam And Mars


These three expansions are " Dead Living Zombies ", in which the player will fight the undead in a "zombie-infested wasteland", " Hours of Darkness ", in which players will fight the Vietcong in Vietnam, and " Lost on Mars ", in which players will fight martians on Mars. Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 2 release date announced for PS4 and Xbox One


After a few false starts and apologetic delays , Rockstar Games has officially come out with Red Dead Redemption 2's release date . It's not yet known what multiplayer modes will be available, but the newspaper says it would be "no surprise" if Rockstar Games regularly updated the online section with new content in a similar fashion to GTA Online. Read More »

Windows 10 Surpassed Windows 7 In Global Desktop OS Market Share


StatCounter CEO Aodhan Cullen said the news will allow Microsoft to move on from the disappointment that surrounded Windows 8, which had a market share of 2.44 per cent in January. In the future, the gap would grow as Windows 7 is slowly becoming obsolete especially since Microsoft pulled mainstream support for the OS. The latest figures from Microsoft showed there were 600 million active monthly users of Windows 10 , and some estimates are starting to indicate the overall Windows 10 ... Read More »

Farmers income to double by 2022, promises Jaitely Budget


If the insurance companies will foot the bill, the premium of Rs 5,000-15,000 per family will require an outgo of Rs 50,000-1,50,000 crore per year. As has been the trend with the current government, measures to augment India's physical infrastructure were complemented with a few announcements to support its digital infrastructure as well through plans such as the proposed creation five lakh Wi-Fi hotspots in rural areas at an investment of Rs 10,000 crore. Read More »

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)


F has been the subject of several other research reports. The company had seen its current volume reaching at 3.96 million shares in the last trade. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $19.00 target price on shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in a research report on Monday, October 16th. Read More »

Matchmaking in Monster Hunter


It's a small patch, at least on PS4, weighing in at a tiny 85 MB, though if you're updating the game for the first time the updates total to 930 MB. The most important fixes improve matchmaking conditions for Xbox One users and address issues with Bounty point counters. Read More »

Is this high-end fashion brand selling a lungi for Rs 5000?


Inditex is also the largest fashion retailer in the world by sales. Often coming in a chequered design, lungis can be made of varying quality fabrics. No brownie points for doing the math to calculate the price difference between a traditional lungi and that being offered by Zara. It is made of polyester and viscose and, unlike its inspiration, is dry-clean only. Read More »

Google does $1.5b phone deal to take on Apple


Osterloh said that their new colleagues from HTC bring to the company decades of experience in hardware manufacturing, noting that HTC achieved many firsts in the smartphone industry, like the first 3G smartphone in 2005, the first touch-centric phone in 2007, and the first all-metal unibody phone in 2013. Read More »

Logan Paul: 'I am a good guy who made a bad decision'


The clip included a dead body on camera with the face blurred out. The GMA host, who said his own 13 year-old twins are aware of Paul's videos, wondered if Paul was conscious of the age of his audience and if that influenced what he posts. Read More »

Electronic Arts' (EA) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Cowen

Therefore 89% are positive. The stock of Electronic Arts Inc . Sanford C. Bernstein's price target suggests a potential upside of 26.37% from the company's current price. Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. VFC has a 1-week performance of 0.21%. Management expects Electronic Arts earnings to be about $3.25 per share on a diluted basis for the full year. Read More »

Red Hat Inc. acquires CoreOS in hybrid cloud push


With CoreOS , we think the strategy involves a little of both, given the rapid adoption that Container Linux ( formerly known as CoreOS Linux and inspired by Google's self-updating, homegrown Linux for its Chromebooks) and Tectonic orchestration system (an implementation of the Kubernetes container controller that was inspired by Google's own Borg and Omega systems and open sourced by the search engine giant ), as well as the Quay container registry that it CoreOS acquired in 2014. Read More »

Rocket League For The Switch Is Getting Visual Updates This Spring


What's more is that we'll also see a beta for the Tournaments feature, coming to Steam. What would a new mode be without its own logo? The former will focus on introducing new functionality, while the latter will incorporate the likes of Competitive Seasons and rewards, new maps, events, and DLC. Read More »

Google removed over 700000 apps, 100000 developers from Play Store in 2017


The company has also added a new detection model that identifies repeat offenders and abusive developers, resulting in Google removing 100,000 "bad developers" from its App Store in 2017. - Then there are apps that come with PHA malware which include - apps that conduct SMS fraud, act as trojans, or phishing user's information. If you're getting your apps from places outside Google Play , chances are something is going to happen. Read More »

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) - Investors Must See

Analysts offer the company with a rating of 3 would be a sign of a Hold rating. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 22 by BMO Capital Markets. Da Davidson owns 77,050 shares. Sector Pension Board owns 55,042 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 33,998,738 shares of the software company's stock worth $4,808,783,000 after acquiring an additional 943,487 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Thandi Modise is resolute: Sona will proceed as scheduled


He said it was up to the ANC to decide on Zuma's fate. Market attention was also pinned on President Jacob Zuma's future as head of state. "The ANC could be forced to propose an unprecedented motion of no confidence against comrade JZ or we can go against our own tradition by supporting the EFF's motion", the ANC source said. Read More »

Nokia 5 and Nokia 8 receive significant price cut in India


Though the company has confirmed the price cut for the two phones, the new prices have not yet been updated on Flipkart or Amazon. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, the phone features 3GB RAM and 16GB storage. It's possible the discount has been granted to make way for the expected 2018 refresh of the Nokia 8. Nokia 8 was launched with Android 7.1.1 Nougat, though the phone has already received Android 8.0 Oreo update in India. Read More »

Black History Month events at Halton District School Board


On Feb. 6 , 13, 20 and 27, Ke Television will present a Black History Month Episode at 1 and 8 p.m. on Channel 99. In addition to el-Hakim and the museum, the world renown artist and performers, "The Last Poets", join campus for an engaging discussion on black history and culture. Read More »

(NASDAQ:QCOM) Shares Sold by Berkeley Capital Partners LLC


The institutional investor held 88,514 shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.59 million, down from 96,664 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts predict that QUALCOMM, Inc. will post 3.07 EPS for the current fiscal year. Read More »

Shahid and Mira grabs limelight with their traditional attire

Closing the day for Anita Dongre were one of the most lovely couple - Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput. Designer Anita Dongre posted a picture of her along with her showstoppers for the night, which she captioned: "Here's our bride and groom @mira.kapoor and @shahidkapoor singing the songs of summer @lakmefashionwk". Read More »

Apple will delay iOS release


Apple is changing up its plans for this year's mobile software, a new report claims. If Apple plans on sticking to its typical schedule, both iOS 12 and macOS 13.14 should be officially announced during the annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC), which usually takes place in June. Read More »

Asian shares sink after pullback on Wall Street


Among stocks, AT&T Verizon and Sprint dropped between 1.1 percent and 1.6 percent on reports that the USA government was planning to build a super-fast 5G wireless network to counter the threat of espionage. Moreover, the bond market braced for potentially hawkish language from the Federal Reserve, which will begin its two-day policy meeting on Tuesday. Read More »

CFTC Looking Into Bitfinex and Tether As Digital Tokens Face Scrutiny


Many members of a Reddit board for traders of ether, the native token of the Ethereum network, seemed incredulous at the notion that the $2.2 billion worth of tether issued so far might actually be fully backed by dollar reserves. News of the subpoenas, which were delivered on December 6 but reported only this week, prompted a sell-off of bitcoin and related assets and stoked fears that the market's meteoric rise and sky-high valuations may have been fueled by fake money. Read More »

Falconets land in France with six goal victory over South Africa


The Falconets , in a convincing display of class, pummeled their South African counterparts with six goals to nil in the second leg of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 Women World Cup qualifying match, at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City to earn the ticket to the World Cup in France. Read More »

Super Mario Animated Movie Announced, Shigeru Miyamoto Co-Producing

While some fans may feel a sense of dread given the quality of Mario's previous Hollywood outing, the film will be co-produced by Shigeru Miyamoto! According to a press release from Nintendo, the film will be co-financed by Universal Pictures and Nintendo and distributed theatrically worldwide by Universal Pictures. Read More »