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Latest Doom update adds motion controls on Nintendo Switch

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Motion control support can also be used fully or partially, allowing players to use the controller's analog stick should they want a middle ground. Doom's release on the Nintendo Switch has always felt like a bit of a miracle , and that miracle became a bit easier to play with today's patch that adds motion controls to the game. Read More »

Bank of America Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Amazon.com

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) traded down $13.07 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $1,448.69. About 4.47 million shares traded. Price T Rowe Associates Inc sold 2,319 shares as the company's stock rose 5.20% with the market. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 144,780 shares. Wesbanco Bankshares Inc holds 1.08% or 21,623 shares. Beck Mack Oliver Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.02% or 510 shares. Read More »

Rent-a-church spire plan to boost mobile phone coverage

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About two-thirds of England's Anglican churches and the parishes they represent are located in rural areas. Some of these are wireless transmitters tucked at the top of spires, others are aerials and satellite dishes, or simply using the parish as a hub for cables to home. Read More »

Limited Edition BMW M4 Convertible Celebrates 30 Years Of Droptop M Cars

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The birthday auto is based on the M4 with M Competition Package that gets an M sport exhaust and adaptive M suspension along with a 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine that produces 331kW of power and 550Nm of torque - a sizeable upgrade from the original 2.3-litre naturally-aspirated four-cylinder engine which produced half as much power. Read More »

Jupiter's Great Red Spot will DIE within 20 years

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During the late 1800s, the storm was as wide as 30 degrees longitude, Orton told Business Insider , which works out to more than 35,000 miles, about four times the width of our Earth . Earth is also smaller and rotates on its axis slower than Jupiter , which revolves around its axis once every ten hours. "In truth, the GRS has been shrinking for a long time, ' he said , noting it is now shrinking". Read More »

Drake gives out almost $1 million in donations in new music video

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Drake's God's Plan looks set to extend its reign at Number 1 on this week's Official Singles Chart. He performs at both of the locations in the " God's Plan " video . Drake gifted a US$50,000 check for scholarship for SC student Destiny James to attend UM and study public health. Some of his good deeds earned the press before the video's release; Drake gave $25,000 to Miami Senior High School , and it was reported that he camped out at a local supermarket and paid for $50,000 ... Read More »

Tampa Bay Buccaneers release Doug Martin

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The Bucs announced the release of Martin on Tuesday freeing up $6.75 million in salary cap space. Martin's career highlights include 11 100-yard rushing games, tied for second-most in team history. After the season, the Bucs gave him a huge vote of confidence with a five-year, $37.5 million extension containing $15 million in guaranteed money. A second-round pick out of Clemson, Buckner played 12 years in the league with Pittsburgh (1994-96), Cincinnati (1997), San Francisco (1998-2000) ... Read More »

Fable Fortune Leaves Early Access This Month

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Fable Fortune will soon be leaving its beta phase and going free-to-play on Xbox One and Window 10. Although the game will become free-to-play when it leaves Early Access, as was always the plan, Flaming Fowl notes that interested parties can still pick up the Fable Fortune Founder's Pack for £9.99 / $14.99 Dollars on Xbox One and Steam right now. Read More »

What You Need to Know About SpaceX's Next Rocket Launch

However, according to the company, the next Falcon 9 launch has been delayed at least until February 21. SpaceX delayed the launch of its next Falcon 9 rocket , to Wednesday at the earliest. Even still, the current state of the rocket is already impressive. Also, the first-stage booster which was used to launch Taiwan's Formosat-5 satellite in August 2017 is ready. Read More »

Spotify Could Be Working on an Apple HomePod Killer

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An ad for a senior product manager (hardware), spotted last April , showed Spotify was looking to build "fully-connected hardware devices" akin to the " Pebble Watch , Amazon Echo , and Snap Spectacles ". Apple's decision to forego Spotify support on the Homepod , in favour of its own music streaming service , was bashed by some reviewers. While there are plenty of smart speakers that are perfectly compatible with Spotify, you can't really blame the company for wanting some sort of device ... Read More »

Missing child alert issued for 11-year-old Orlando girl

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Investigators said Byrns and Johnson met while playing the online game Minecraft, WESH reported. Posing as a young girl, he chatted with the girl and persuaded her to meet him near her home, police said. The two then traveled to Macon, where they stopped at the hotel. Deputies called the Federal Bureau of Investigation and they tracked the 11-year-old's cell phone to a Holiday Inn in Macon, Georgia - five hours from home. Read More »

Sony is building an AI-based taxi hailing system in Japan

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Sony said it was planning a joint venture to offer artificial intelligence technology to six taxi operators, which now own a total of 10,000 vehicles in Tokyo . The company a year ago opened access to its deep-learning software tools in a bid to attract artificial-intelligence developers. Each have already formed a partnership with cab company Daiichi Koutsu Sangyo . Read More »

Russia's Ilya Kovalchuk throws shade at U.S. after hockey win

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Afterwards, he had some words for the U.S. "You know they will always show up". But these aren't normal circumstances. Should the case be confirmed, the organisation said it will "be considered by the OAR Implementation Group", which will report back to the International Olympic Committee at the end of the Games. Read More »

Sony releases mysterious teaser for its next phone

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Will it be a Xperia with the back curved or that design that the video drops will be applied to other elements such as the screen? From what we know so far, one of the phones that Sony may unveil could be the Xperia XZ2 as it has been the most talked about phone in recent weeks. Read More »

Twitter Trolls Crashing iPhones With Telugu 'Text Bomb'

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It was clear that the patch was rushed out to stop the Telugu bug on its tracks, and in so doing, Apple had to bypass the inclusion of other improvements. This bug is problematic because the only way to now fix it is by deleting the entire messaging thread on other devices unaffected by it. The bug annoyed many iPhone and iPad owners since their devices would freeze up and become unresponsive. Read More »

Windows Phone 7.5 And 8.0 Devices No Longer Receive Push Notifications

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Those phones were initially released to the public in 2011 and 2012, respectively. Microsoft has spared device running Windows 8 .1 and 10 mobile. Many have jumped at declaring that this is Microsoft's next move in nixing the Windows Phone products completely. At the rate smartphones evolve and become useless, you find them to be dropped quicker than desktop OS versions, as users typically flock to newer phones within just a few years on average (most of this is thanks to strategic ... Read More »

SpaceX wants to beam the internet down to Earth

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These satellites will take the next step into space, which is critical for the network's progress. "Whereas SpaceX's technology would be a lot more satellites, smaller, and not in geostationary orbits". Over the past decade, that has ratcheted up $19 billion in development costs and it is set to cost about $1 billion per launch - 10 times as much as the Falcon Heavy. Read More »

Developers 'Have the Choice' to Allow Xbox One Keyboard and Mouse Support

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One of those is through the use of adaptors, letting players access more complex control schemes, as they would on a PC. Players have asked Microsoft to ban the use of such peripherals because they make certain matches unfair. The company claims its up to developers to allow for Xbox One keyboard and mouse support in games. Crucially, Ybarra said Microsoft understands the concerns people have about keyboard and mouse users having the upper hand against people using a controller. Read More »

Jivi Mobile Partners With Jio For Rs 699 4G Smartphone With Cashbacks

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After applying Jio Football Offer this smartphone will be available in just Rs 699. The Jio Football offer is available for both existing and new Jio customers. Jio cashback offers are back. The top end 4G smartphone model from Jivi Mobile, Prime P444, is available in market for Rs 4,799 and after the offer it will cost Rs 2,599 a unit to customers, as per the statement. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Benchmark Reveals 10.5-inch Display, SD 835, Android…

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Yes, the Elephone U Pro is a rather brazen clone of the Samsung Galaxy S9 , the Korean electronics giant's flagship phone that is still a week away from being officially released (though leaks have all but confirmed the phone's looks). Let's see what all Samsung launches at its event later this week. Shortly before the Galaxy S9 trailer was released, ET News had already reported about a "3D Emoji" feature on the upcoming Samsung device that was believed to have some advantages ... Read More »

Scientists discover hidden image behind Picasso's painting

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His painting from the blue period, La Miséreuse accroupie , also known as The Crouching Beggar or The Crouching Woman , was created in 1902. However, a team of scientists at the Northwestern University in IL recently found another secret artwork that shows how the artist painted over his own work as well. Read More »

Nokia 4 with Snapdragon 450 SoC to launch at MWC 2018

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Here's what the scheme offers. What do you guys think about this new cashback offer? The cashback benefit will be given to customers in two instalments over 36 months. The Nokia 2 is now available in India at an MRP of Rs. 6,999, while the Nokia 3 has a MRP of Rs. 9,499. This takes the effective cost of the price of the smartphone comes down to Rs 7,499. Read More »

Google App Beta Gets Tools To Edit And Share Screenshots

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This is because back in early 2017, Google had already begun testing out the feature, but it seems that it is only now that the feature is live and available to everyone with version 7 .21. Once you tap on Edit, Google will open the basic editor, with options including crop and doodle . This saves it in your phone 's Screenshot folder, and calls up the share menu. Read More »

Poor iPhone X sales affecting Samsung

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A new report from Nikkei today explains that by lowering iPhone X orders, Apple has left Samsung scrambling to find new customers for its OLED panels. This new development follows earlier reports that Apple was cutting production of the iPhone X after slowing sales. Only 5-10% of smartphones made by Oppo and Vivo, China's major smartphone makers, use OLED panels. Read More »

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by Comerica Bank

Shares of Walt Disney ( DIS ) traded up $1.64 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $112.19. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -19.78% negative EPS growth. Ashfield Capital Partners Llc, which manages about $2.94B and $746.61 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd ( NYSE :BABA) by 6,743 shares to 18,168 shares, valued at $3.14M in 2017Q3, according to the ... Read More »

Stifel Nicolaus Sticks to Their Hold Rating for Citrix Systems

Citrix Systems Inc. had 78 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Twin Tree Management Lp bought 24,836 shares as the company's stock rose 2.84% with the market. Packaging Corp Amer (NYSE:PKG) was reduced too. Therefore 60% are positive. In a report released yesterday, Oppenheimer also assigned a Hold rating to the stock. Read More »

In a first, scientists directly observe electrons behind colorful auroras

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Northern Lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, are a magnificent display of light. One of Earth's most dazzling natural phenomena are the brilliant moving lights of the aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights. However, under the right conditions they can be viewed throughout the United Kingdom as well. We'll tell you all you need to know about seeing them in this article - but first, here's the science bit. Read More »

The Opportunity Mars rover has taken its first ever selfie

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But they were quite wrong, and they named the region "Perserverance Valley" in honor of Opportunity's incredible endurance on the Martian surface. In 1997, NASA's Pathfinder mission arrived on Mars, but its Sojourner rover broke down after just three months and carried a relative dearth of useful scientific tools. Read More »

Are The Transformers Movies Being Rebooted After Bumblebee?

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The quality of the Transformers sequels have reflected their quick turnaround, but despite the series' increasingly terrible critical reception (they sport a combined 29% over on Rotten Tomatoes ), they've continued to pull in massive numbers at the box office. Read More »

LEGO assembles its own take on Solo: A Star Wars Story posters

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With the Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer now out as well as some character posters, Marvel Entertainment has announced a new comic book project that will accompany the theatrical release of the film. The modern era of Star Wars movies has embraced cameos in a way that rivals nearly any other franchise in existence. The rest of the creative team has not been announced at this time, but the series will debut the Wednesday after Solo: A Star Wars Story is released in theaters: May 30, ... Read More »

Microsoft Launches Party Chat for Xbox App on Android and iOS

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That ends with this new app support, untethering Xbox Live party chats so that players can experience them while out and about. Although the use of third-party apps like discord is an entirely valid option, having a dedicated feature within the Xbox app just adds a layer of convenience that Xbox users will appreciate. Read More »

New Form Of Light Could Support Quantum Computing

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What's more likely, however, is that the new form of photonic light will be used to power super fast quantum computers. The researchers said that the discovery of this new form of light may be used to perform complex and fast quantum computations and perhaps even pave way to the creation of real-life Star Wars lightsabers. Read More »

The Neptune's Latest Found Vortex Is Dying

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But when the scientists analyzed the Hubble Space Telescope data that looked at the dark vortex SDS 2015 for two years, they were surprised by the unusual behavior of the dark vortex which is of the size of the Atlantic Ocean. Once it got too close to the equator, the vortex would break up, creating a flashy outburst of cloud activity - or so the prediction went. "The particles themselves are still highly reflective; they are just slightly darker than the particles in the surrounding ... Read More »