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Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Gets A Release Date And Special Editions Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Gets A Release Date And Special Editions
- August 18, 2017

As you can see from the details on the season pass above, six additional DLC characters will be added to the game at some point along with color variants and weapons for those same characters. Check out this overview of the content for the different editions via press release, and pre-order the game at Square Enix's website . There is also a SteelBook Brawler Edition costing $59.99. (more...)
Hacker decrypts Secure Enclave firmware Hacker decrypts Secure Enclave firmware
- August 18, 2017

That doesn't mean your iPhone 5s is less secure. TechRepublic claims that it would now be open season as far as developing vulnerabilities for the enclave goes. The fact that it was, until now, a black box made it that much more secure: We could see what went in and what came out but there was no way of knowing what the process was. (more...)
Essential Phone has already received a 50% discount even before it's released Essential Phone has already received a 50% discount even before it's released
- August 18, 2017

PH-1 will receive "guaranteed" Android OS updates for two years, with monthly security boosts for three years. In the US, Sprint will be the only carrier selling the Essential Phone PH-1 thanks to an exclusive agreement between Essential and the carrier. (more...)
Philippe Starck Shows Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Concept Video That's Mind-blowing Philippe Starck Shows Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Concept Video That's Mind-blowing
- August 18, 2017

Last year, Xiaomi had launched two new flagship smartphones called Mi Note 2 and Mi MIX smartphone in China. Fuelling the already-prevailing rumors, there's another one that claims that the Chinese technology giant will introduce not one, but two Mi Mix 2 variants at its September 12 event. (more...)
Russian 3D-printed satellite deployed in space for first time Russian 3D-printed satellite deployed in space for first time
- August 18, 2017

NASA said in a statement: "The satellites, each of which has a mass of about 11 pounds, have a variety of purposes..." Russian cosmonauts released a satellite made nearly entirely with a 3-D printer on August 17 in a first for the space program. (more...)
Lawrence makes plans for eclipse viewing Lawrence makes plans for eclipse viewing
- August 18, 2017

Visit the Boone County website at bccdil.org or view the video for more information. Director of Astronomy at Three Rivers Foundation, Jeff Barton said, "The way it works out is, somewhere on the surface of the earth, you can see a total solar eclipse a couple of times a year". (more...)
Molson Coors Brewing Co (TAP) Stake Maintained by Empyrean Capital Partners Lp Molson Coors Brewing Co (TAP) Stake Maintained by Empyrean Capital Partners Lp
- August 18, 2017

The stock has "Sell" rating by Jefferies on Friday, July 14. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Hold" on Thursday, July 13. Suntrust Robinson maintained Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ:CLVS) rating on Friday, September 23. The insider Cox Simon sold $43,444. The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $71.77. Trio-Tech International (TRT) has risen 56.80% since August 17, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
FCA Joins the Autonomous Driving Party with BMW, Intel FCA Joins the Autonomous Driving Party with BMW, Intel
- August 18, 2017

FCA's chief executive, Sergio Marchionne , has said repeatedly he would like to merge FCA with another large firm for better economies of scale. The partners have been working on the design and development of scalable architecture that can be easily deployed on vehicles from several manufacturers, across the industry. (more...)
Leaked Image Teases Major iPhone 8 Feature Leaked Image Teases Major iPhone 8 Feature
- August 18, 2017

But it also featured an image of a smartphone nearly identical to recent renders claiming to represent Apple's next iPhone. Simply put, it's the component that will allow the iPhone 8 to offer wireless charging . The same report also hints that Apple may not enable wireless charging initially. While leaks have to yet to reveal what this inductive charging pad looks like, it is said to use the standard Qi charging technology over Apple's proprietary system. (more...)
Skype's new mobile design arrives on the desktop for Windows 10 testers Skype's new mobile design arrives on the desktop for Windows 10 testers
- August 18, 2017

The new Skype Preview for desktop has been created to take full advantage of the increased screen real estate on desktops. Skype Preview features improvements to chat and group calling, with real-time screen and photo sharing. Microsoft has announced the release of Skype Preview for Mac and Windows desktops. Who can try the Skype desktop preview? You should now be able to install the new Skype on your WIndows 10 PC, Anniversary Update or higher. (more...)
Dangers of the Solar Eclipse Dangers of the Solar Eclipse
- August 18, 2017

If you only look at the sun for 10 seconds at a time but do that repeatedly, that will damage your eye significantly more than just viewing it for 10 seconds once. "There is so much light energy that comes out through that little tiny sliver of the sun that that alone could cause a burn to the retina", Dr. Oliver said. (more...)
Calling All Solar Eclipse Chasers, Where Will You Be On August 21st? Calling All Solar Eclipse Chasers, Where Will You Be On August 21st?
- August 18, 2017

Andre issued a statement saying that the Board of Education approved the decision to make August 21 a non-attendance day. So users are able to see what the eclipse would look like if you were standing on the sun, or looking down on the North Pole. (more...)
Things to Know About the August 21 Eclipse Things to Know About the August 21 Eclipse
- August 18, 2017

Schools, including those in the New Orleans area, are approaching Monday's eclipse with a sense of caution, seeking permission slips from parents, planning for activities to stay indoors, and in some cases closing early. Or one can avoid all that and take in a 95-percent eclipse viewing right here in Yuma at the public library. The eclipse will start at 9:06 a.m. (more...)
Bremer Trust National Association Has $2.18 Million Position in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- August 18, 2017

Perry sold 16,281 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, August 14th. Public Employees Retirement System of OH now owns 401,800 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock valued at $58,084,000 after buying an additional 159,282 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Gazing at 1963 eclipse for just 20 seconds partially blinded OR man Gazing at 1963 eclipse for just 20 seconds partially blinded OR man
- August 18, 2017

According to Today , Tomososki began to see flashes in his vision, similar to the spots that occur when a picture is taken with a flashbulb. By that night, both Tomososki and Roger were having vision problems. "I'm going to go out and enjoy it", he said. Dr. Brandon Lujan of the Casey Eye Institute in OR tells KGW that looking at the solar eclipse for "even an instant" can damage the eyes. (more...)
IOS 11 'Cop Button' Will Temporarily Disable Touch ID IOS 11 'Cop Button' Will Temporarily Disable Touch ID
- August 18, 2017

Rapidly clicking the sleep/wake button five times will automatically disable Touch ID and present you with the Emergency SOS slider. This new setting (being called a "cop button") is now in beta and seems to be designed as a way to automate emergency service calls, as well. (more...)
Student arrested for the destruction of the Confederate statue Student arrested for the destruction of the Confederate statue
- August 18, 2017

She said her actions were justified because Confederate statues represent white supremacy. The statue of a Confederate soldier was dedicated in 1924 . The incident took place outside of the old Durham County courthouse on Main street. In Robeson County, a Confederate soldier monument is in front of the courthouse. (more...)
United States allies 'trust Vladimir Putin more than Donald Trump' United States allies 'trust Vladimir Putin more than Donald Trump'
- August 18, 2017

The Canadians are against the current of this trend, as 22 % of them say they have confidence in Trump compared to 19 % for Putin. Of the 36 countries surveyed, Pew said 22 said they have more confidence in Putin. to slash staff at its diplomatic missions. Results from the United States , which was also part of the survey, weren't included in this question, and China wasn't polled. (more...)
Sony Xperia XZ1 Factory CAD Renders Surface, Reveal a Very Familiar Design Sony Xperia XZ1 Factory CAD Renders Surface, Reveal a Very Familiar Design
- August 18, 2017

The new meal that Sony is cooking, seems to be a Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact as it's new leaks has surfaced. If the leaks are true, we may not see any notable differences in the design side of things. Besides that, it should house the most powerful processor in the market, Snapdragon 835 , along with a 2600 mAh battery to take care of your power needs. (more...)
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Your complete guide Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Your complete guide
- August 18, 2017

Never stare at the sun directly during a partial eclipse or at any other time; you can easily permanently damage your eyes . At 1:07 p.m., the party takes place on the museum's level 3 terrace for the totality . "Students and parents should understand the inherent risks of looking directly into the sun during the eclipse and plan accordingly", the school system said in a release Wednesday. (more...)
Quake Champions enters early access next week Quake Champions enters early access next week
- August 18, 2017

Quake Champions' free-to-play version will launch at a later date. Now in closed beta , the game will be made available both through Steam and through publisher Bethesda's own launcher, with Early Access available for £20/$30 Dollars, a discount on the projected final retail price of £30/$40 USD. (more...)
Acquires 8172 Shares of Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI)
- August 18, 2017

Busey Trust CO purchased a new stake in Johnson Controls International PLC during the first quarter worth $2,994,000. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $50.43. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.07 earnings per share . Johnson Controls International plc (JCI ) has 937.7 Million shares outstanding and 927.1 Million shares were floated in market. (more...)
Microsoft buys Cycle Computing to strengthen cloud business Microsoft buys Cycle Computing to strengthen cloud business
- August 17, 2017

According to the company, the deal will enable its users to use high-performance computing as well as other "Big Computing" capabilities that will improve how they run their workloads in the cloud. "We are committed to providing customers a seamless migration experience to Azure if and when they choose to migrate", the company said in a statement. (more...)
Comcast's Xfinity Mobile wireless plans arrive nationwide Comcast's Xfinity Mobile wireless plans arrive nationwide
- August 17, 2017

Phones on Xfinity Mobile won't always be on the network, though, and when possible, they'll automatically connect to nearby Wi-Fi hotspots so data use is curbed. So far, Comcast reported that almost 70 percent of customers are connecting to Xfinity WiFi when they're in transit. The $45 unlimited talk, text and data plan (reduced speeds after 20 GB) is priced $20 lower than it was initially and has no line access fees for up to five lines. (more...)
View (partial) solar eclipse next Monday View (partial) solar eclipse next Monday
- August 17, 2017

The most dramatic view will be at 10:33 a.m., a point when the moon's shadow blocks almost 70 percent of the sun. As of Tuesday, the group had almost exhausted their supply of glasses reserved for the community, according to Chen, and 34 individuals indicated that they plan to attend the viewing, with 46 others expressing interest. (more...)
A new Overwatch animated short will debut at Gamescom A new Overwatch animated short will debut at Gamescom
- August 17, 2017

Here's what's on the development slate for Overwatch patch 1.14 . On Monday, August 21 , Blizzard will also release a special preview video of all the playable content bring showcased at the event at 12pm eastern, 5pm United Kingdom and 6pm CET. (more...)
Han Solo Movie: New image teases the Death Star Han Solo Movie: New image teases the Death Star
- August 17, 2017

In fact, Ron Howard has unveiled a photo of scenery, where there are the accessories of a soldier of the Empire. That Han Solo solo movie may have just made a huge reveal. At work: Ron also posted a picture on his Twitter account of a gold-plated R2 unit rather than its iconic blue bodywork and wrote: "These droids can be so damn intractable". (more...)
PS4 Firmware Update 5.0 Beta Out Today PS4 Firmware Update 5.0 Beta Out Today
- August 17, 2017

If you signed up for the beta and are accepted, you should receive an email today including instructions on how you can download and test out the new system software. Shared tracks can be listened to directly from the message or through the Spotify app from the PS Messages app on mobile and added to a playlist. PlayStation VR now supports 5.1ch and 7.1ch virtual surround sound through your headphones when watching Blu-rays and DVDs in Cinematic Mode, making for an even more immersive ... (more...)
Trump slams 'grandstanders' who quit CEO council over Charlottesville Trump slams 'grandstanders' who quit CEO council over Charlottesville
- August 17, 2017

Brian Krzanich , the CEO of Intel , has resigned from U.S. president Donald Trump's manufacturing council following Trump's less than fullsome denunciation of the neo-Nazi demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend. (more...)
Deadline for Google Lunar X Prize Moon Race Extended Through March 2018 Deadline for Google Lunar X Prize Moon Race Extended Through March 2018
- August 17, 2017

Today XPRIZE said the deadline has been reworked, giving teams until March 31, 2018, to complete their missions. The second place team will win a $5 million purse. Google Lunar XPRIZE, the space exploration competition sponsored by Google, is offering additional prize money to finalists who can complete two in-space missions as it extends program's deadline to 2018. (more...)

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