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Where to Find Vending Machines in Fortnite: Battle Royale


Each Vending Machine will randomly select a rarity. The spawns aren't completely random, but it also isn't guaranteed if there will be one at the spawn point each time; exactly how chests work, but there's a lot less of them. Things are really BOOM-ing in v2 of this explosive mode! Do you like getting new content without the need for an additional download? Read the full patch notes below. Read More »

IOS 11.4: 3 Reasons to Get Excited & 2 Reasons Not To


Whether it will make it into the consumer iOS 11.4 release remains to be seen. It's rare that long-promised features like Messages in iCloud and AirPlay are outstanding at this point in the release cycle. iOS 11.4 beta also includes ClassKit, Apple's latest framework for developers to build education apps to support the new Schoolwork iPad app , which lets teachers assign specific assignments within apps. Read More »

Does Samsung have a Galaxy S9 Mini in the works?

But despite the narrower and more compact design, the 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch Infinity Displays on the phones might seem a bit much for lovers of compact smartphones. The company is still updating the Note 8 and Galaxy S8 ranges in territories around the world, so the S7 will probably follow this summer. They are devices that are mostly similar to the flagship entries in terms of appearance and hardware, but they come with minor compromises on screen resolution, display size, battery ... Read More »

CBC names Tait as president


Tait, 60, will replace outgoing president and CEO Hubert Lacroix, 62, who has been at the helm of the public broadcaster through a turbulent period of budget cuts and digital transformation since being appointed by the government of former Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper in 2008. Read More »

Lawyer given jail sentence for lying to Mueller's investigators


Van der Zwaan's apology and his lawyer's explanations for his client's actions appeared to ring hollow for the judge. Alex van der Zwaan's sentence could set a guidepost for what other defendants charged with lying in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation may receive when their cases are resolved. Read More »

Facebook Removes Russia's Internet Research Agency Pages, Accounts


Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg told Reuters in an exclusive interview that the agency "has repeatedly acted to deceive people and manipulate people around the world, and we don't want them on Facebook anywhere". Russian media organisation RBC past year reported that FAN and the Internet Research Agency once shared the same street address and had other connections. Read More »

Facebook suspends 273 accounts and pages linked to Russian misinformation agency

Facebook has been dealt with substantial public criticism since it initially disclosed previous year that the Russian troll farm had purchased $100,000 worth of ads in its platform. Pages and accounts set up by the troll farm regularly engage in misinformation campaigns, ranging from spreading potentially false memes to creating Facebook events. Read More »

Acer updates Nitro 5 gaming laptop with Intel Coffee Lake processor


The display, which has 178-degree viewing angles, is framed by incredibly narrow 0.106-inch bezels all around, which give the Aspire S24 an impressive 90 percent screen-to-body ratio. There's also a bump up to the latest Intel Wireless-AC 9560 2×2 802.11ac adaptor, which is dual-band and offers up to gigabit speeds. A black and matte gold color scheme lends the ultra-slim S24 a luxurious appeal. Read More »

Firefox Reality - The new Mozilla browser for VR


You will now be able to see you flat 2D web browser in an incredibly realistic 3D world that you can point at.with a virtual laser pointer. The nonprofit this morning introduced a new release of Firefox specifically created to work with headsets such as the HTC Vive Focus. Read More »

Microsoft (MSFT) Upgraded by Vetr to "Strong-Buy"


Maple Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $683.28 billion market cap company. Neville Rodie And Shaw Inc accumulated 186,697 shares. Flossbach Von Storch Ag invested in 1.98% or 2.42M shares. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 31st. Read More »

Scientists Discover The Milky Way Is Slowly Expanding Over Time


Based on this, they calculate that galaxies like the Milky Way are growing at around 500 metres per second, fast enough to cover the distance from Liverpool to London in about 12 minutes. Different other connection and interaction of galactic elements and gravitational fields can determine irregular galaxies and elliptical galaxies. As a barred spiral galaxy, the Milky Way consists of a disk in which stars, dust, and gas are mostly in a flat plane with arms extending from the central bar. Read More »

Lockheed Martin to build quieter supersonic aircraft for NASA


Lockheed Martin Skunk Works and NASA have partnered for more than a decade to enable the next generation of commercial supersonic aircraft. U.S. aerospace and defence giant Lockheed Martin has won a $247.5 million Nasa contract to build an experimental supersonic jet created to hush the continuous boom emitted after aircraft break the sound barrier . Read More »

Eye-popping Stock: Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)


At the end of 12/31/2017 reporting period, 1,234 institutional holders increased their position in Facebook, Inc . Country Trust Bank now owns 566 shares of the social networking company's stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 479 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

GM March US Sales Up 15.7%


The stock has actually weakened in the past week, as the company has gathered a -0.03% return in the past 5 trading days. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Limited Liability Co accumulated 2.46 million shares or 0.59% of the stock. Sterneck Capital Mgmt Limited Com reported 1.25% stake. State Street invested in 0.18% or 55.71M shares. Davis R M reported 184,111 shares. In other General Motors news, insider Mark L. Read More »

Airtel Offers 1000GB Extra Data for Broadband Users


The offer was launched in May 2017 and was to end on March 31, 2018, but Airtel has extended it due to good customer response. However, the service provider has extended it to October 2018. Airtel's Rs 1,099 broadband plan also offers unlimited local and STD calls and the broadband data bundled is 250 GB. While the basic plan of Rs 699 in Mumbai offers 500GB bonus data over the 40GB data, with 40Mbps speed. Read More »

Apple is building tiny microLED displays for AR glasses

Chips in the iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch and even Airpods are designed by Apple with help from Arm Holdings. Apple took a large bite out of Intel on Monday . Codenamed Kalamata , the plan is to create custom chips that would make Macs , iPads, and iPhones work "more similarly and seamlessly together ". Read More »

NASA to Deploy Swarm of Robotic Bees on Mars


Phase I awards are valued at approximately $125,000, over nine months, to support initial definition and analysis of their concepts. Fourteen years ago, two rovers were set on the red planet of Mars. Called "portable life support systems", the backpacks can be heavy and hard for the wearer to carry around. Entrepreneurs, inventors and researchers can submit a five-page concept paper on transformative energy technologies through the NASA iTech website until April 29, DOE said Thursday . Read More »

Summary of what has been trade about NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)


The stock holds an average trading capacity of 16.59M shares for the past three months. (NASDAQ:CFFN) has declined 11.87% since April 2, 2017 and is downtrending. Ledyard Bancorp reported 58 shares. That is why we can find certain situations in the market that occur regularly. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Read More »

Dinosaur footprints believed to be 170 million-year-old found in Scotland


In a study published recently by University of Edinburgh in a Scottish Journal of Geology is based on a huge array of tracks discovered in the north of Skye. Analysis of the clearest prints - including the overall shape of the track outline, the shape and orientation of the toes, and the presence of claws - enabled scientists to ascribe them to sauropods and theropods. Read More »

Intel's new Core i9 chips for laptops show incredible promise


Unlike the laser focus on enthusiast gaming of Core i9 on mobile, Intel looks for its Coffee Lake H- and U-series to improve upon the experiences of all gamers and general users, respectively. Intel research shows that that in the US, China and the United Kingdom there are more than 50 million producers of digital content, and that number is set to grow. Read More »

Stephen Hawking's funeral held in Cambridge, Eddie Redmayne gave reading from Ecclesiastes


And thanks to his donations more than 50 guests enjoyed the meal put on by FoodCycle at Wesley Methodist Church. Alexis Collis, FoodCycle's East of England Regional Manager, told ITV: "Lucy Hawking [Stephen's daughter] contacted me and mentioned that the family would like to make a donation so that while the funeral was taking place people would be sitting down to a hot meal "on Stephen". Read More »

Recent Analysts Ratings Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of -6.98% from last close price of 67.46 and act as support or resistance of price limit. Therefore 77% are positive. Activision Blizzard has a one year low of $48.41 and a one year high of $79.63. Advisory Services Network LLC increased its stake in Activision Blizzard by 24.0% in the third quarter. Read More »

Honor 7A with 18:9 display, face unlock, dual rear cameras launched


Now coming to the specifications, the Honor 7A has a 5.7-inch HD+ display with 1440x720p resolution and 238ppi pixel density. Under the hood is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor clocked at 1.4GHz. Today, it has officially confirmed to launch yet another budget smartphone. The official sales of the Honor 7A will begin at 10:08 AM in China through various channels like Huawei Mall, Lynx, Jingdong, Suning, Vipshop and Gome. Read More »

Chinese space station expected to fall to Earth this weekend


Speaking at a daily news briefing, foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said the government had been continually informing the United Nations space agency of the latest information about the Tiangong-1. The station played host to two crewed missions and served as a test platform for perfecting docking procedures and other operations. The crewed Shenzhou-10 spacecraft docking with Tiangong-1 space lab in June 2013. Read More »

Chinese Space Ship 'Tiangong-1' Crashes Into Pacific Ocean


But, the uncontrolled and defunct Taingong-1 eventually got burnt up above the South Pacific's central region. For starters, Earth's lower orbit is choked with hundreds of thousands of space debris pieces that remain from old satellites and equipment like launchers dating back as far as the start of the Space Race. Read More »

China's 8-ton space lab plummets to Earth


Earlier, the European Space Agency (ESA) had predicted that a majority of the space module debris would break up over water, which covers most of the Earth's surface. When Chinese controllers lost contact with the craft in 2016, that left the lab's orbit subject to a gradual decay in altitude due to atmospheric drag. Read More »

Farthest star ever seen captured by astronomers


In this case, a star about the size of our sun briefly passed directly through the line of sight between the distant star Icarus and Hubble, boosting its brightness more than 2,000 times. Analysis of the light emitted by the star revealed it to be a blue supergiant, a rare type of star that is larger than the Sun and far more luminous - a well known example is the star known as Rigel in the constellation of Orion. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8, S8's Always On Display receives GIF support


After this new price cut, the Samsung Galaxy S8 now starts at Rs 49,990, making it a noteworthy option in this price segment despite its age. These offers depend based on the model, which you choose to buy. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are fuelled by the Exynos 8895 SoC in India, which still stays to be a genuinely capable recommendation. The Samsung Galaxy S9 (64GB) is priced at Rs. Read More »

China's fallen space lab plummets into south pacific


Ground teams apparently lost contact with the space lab after it stopped working in March 2016. No one knows for sure. 'But since most of our planet is covered by oceans, he says the most likely scenario is that it will come down over the water and never be seen or heard from again'. Read More »

Poorly selling Steam Machines finally removed from Steam store front page


Now when you click or hover on Hardware, it only shows links for the Steam Controller , Steam Link , and HTC Vive. It said Steam Machines were on the way from Asus, Alienware, Falcon Northwest, Gigabyte, and many more. Additionally, most of the games were not meant for SteamOS, and this same problem continues even now. KitGuru Says: Steam Machines came at a time when Valve was anxious about the future of Windows, and the potential threat of Microsoft locking PC gaming down. Read More »