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Ben Brode Announces He's Leaving Blizzard After 15 Years Ben Brode Announces He's Leaving Blizzard After 15 Years
- April 21, 2018

Brode says a lengthy goodbye on the official Battle.net forums, discussing his time with company. While it's true there's over 80 people now working with the Hearthstone development team, for many Brode is Hearthstone , and he will be ultra hard (if not impossible) to every fully replace. (more...)
Tesla (TSLA) Upgraded to Tesla (TSLA) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
- April 21, 2018

The stock decreased 1.08% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $2.75. Blackrock reported 5.62 million shares. TSLA underperformed the S&P500 by 8.23%. Therefore 33% are positive. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 43.9% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that Tesla will post -15.15 earnings per share for the current year. (more...)
Nasa satellite to look for earth-like planets Nasa satellite to look for earth-like planets
- April 21, 2018

The new TESS spacecraft will be keeping focus on the stars between 30 and 300 light-years away and about 30 to 100 times brighter than what Kepler had found. NASA's Kepler spacecraft found more than 2,600 exoplanets, most orbiting faint stars between 300 and 3,000 light-years from Earth, using this same method of watching for transits. (more...)
Cow may be biggest mammal if humans keep up extinctions Cow may be biggest mammal if humans keep up extinctions
- April 20, 2018

The results not only show how mammal size has changed throughout the years, but also the impact that human interaction with mammals has had on extinction, species populations, and body mass. But as humans migrated out of Africa, other size-biased extinctions began occurring in regions and on timelines that coincide with known human migration patterns, the researchers found. (more...)
Intel (INTC) Position Lessened by Delphi Management Inc. MA
- April 20, 2018

For personal guess ROI is usually expressed as a percentage and is typically used for taking any financial decisions, for the objective of comparing a Intel Corporation ( NASDAQ : INTC)'s profitability or to compare the efficiency of different investments, hence, INTC return on investment (ROI) is 12.40%. (more...)
Hubble Celebrates 28th birthday with awesome images of Lagoon Nebula Hubble Celebrates 28th birthday with awesome images of Lagoon Nebula
- April 20, 2018

And in case you were wondering why we call it the Lagoon Nebula, this image from 2015 shows why: it does look a little something like a celestial body of water surrounded by a cloudy "sandbank". There are lots of large, hot stars in the nebula and the UV radiation from them ionizes the surrounding gas and makes it shine brightly. As Herschel 36, the youngest star in Lagoona Nebula, sheds its native cocoon of material with its energy, it suppresses the formation of stars around it. (more...)
IPhone SE 2: Regulatory filing points to imminent launch IPhone SE 2: Regulatory filing points to imminent launch
- April 20, 2018

The EEC listing shows 11 new models of upcoming iPhones from Apple . Therefore, we think the company will most probably offer a much smaller-scale announcement for this year's WWDC rather than the big fanfare usually surrounding iPhone launches. (more...)
OnePlus 6 concept video released ahead of launch OnePlus 6 concept video released ahead of launch
- April 20, 2018

Either the date was wrong or the price, or may be both. Sources familiar with the development have said to The Mobile Indian, "OnePlus may not launch in India on May 18". Those who dislike notches will be able to black out the sides of the notches while in the landscape mode. The company posted a video teaser last month noting that OnePlus 6 will be a fast phone. (more...)
A Major Meteor Shower Will be Visible From Mississauga This Weekend A Major Meteor Shower Will be Visible From Mississauga This Weekend
- April 20, 2018

If you're willing to stay up super late or wake up super early to catch something unbelievable in the sky, you might be excited to know that there will be a stunning meteor shower hitting the skies soon. This weekend's shower will radiate from east-northeast near the Lyra constellation, which is how the shower earned its name. The dazzling Lyrid meteor shower will grace the night skies starting this week. (more...)
Christian Yelich Faces The Miami Marlins In Milwaukee Christian Yelich Faces The Miami Marlins In Milwaukee
- April 20, 2018

He left after second baseman Jonathan Villar muffed a one-out roller from Billy Hamilton, one of three errors by the Brewers . Saturday: Marlins RHP Jose Urena (0-3, 5.57) vs. Yelich and center fielder Lorenzo Cain , who signed a free agent, were together in the batting order for the first time since April 4. Outfielder Christian Yelich was activated from the 10-day disabled list by the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday after recovering from a strained right oblique, and right-handed ... (more...)
It's Hindus vs Muslims, says BJP MLA It's Hindus vs Muslims, says BJP MLA
- April 20, 2018

While speaking at an election rally in Sulebhavi village earlier this week, Patil allegedly said for the forthcoming elections in Karnataka , the issue wasn't a fight for better roads, drains or water. "And who wants Shivaji Maharaj and Ram Mandir and Shambhaji Maharaj should vote for the BJP", the MLA is heard saying in Kannada at what appears to be a public meeting. (more...)
'Chat' is Google's alternative to Apple's iMessage, and is based on RCS 'Chat' is Google's alternative to Apple's iMessage, and is based on RCS
- April 20, 2018

The way it works is pretty simple. If the recipient isn't on Chat, the message will be converted into an SMS/MMS, much like iMessage does already. Chat will introduce things like read receipts and full resolution images and video into messaging, along with other elements like group texts and typing indicators, all things which you'll generally find in numerous most popular messaging apps like Telegram, WhatsApp Facebook Messenger and more. (more...)
Facebook puts 1.5bn users on a boat from Ireland to California Facebook puts 1.5bn users on a boat from Ireland to California
- April 20, 2018

This sleight of hand shows the strain the new rules put on Facebook as it tries to overcome its own privacy scandal . Facebook will be rolling out new privacy choices to users under the GDPR , however. Facebook is now feverishly working on ways to legally transfer global users outside of the European Union back to the U.S. (the major region with the least protection for privacy) while maintaining the tax haven in Ireland. (more...)
Meet Daisy: the Apple robot that takes apart your dead iPhone Meet Daisy: the Apple robot that takes apart your dead iPhone
- April 20, 2018

Apple's latest recycling robot was revealed, not coincidentally, a few days before Earth Day, in a press announcement summing up the company's recent environmental accomplishments. The industrial robot is able to disassemble nine different versions of the iPhone, sorting all of their reusable components in the process. At Apple, we're constantly working toward smart solutions to address climate change and conserve our planet's precious resources. (more...)
Jaguar XE and XF get 300 Sport trim Jaguar XE and XF get 300 Sport trim
- April 20, 2018

The power from the four-cylinder engine is transferred to all four wheels and it helps the vehicle to reach 60mph from stagnant position in just 5.4 seconds. During the premiere of Jaguar XE 300 Sport, the company took help from Hungarian Olympic gold medal-winning speed skater Shaolin Sandor Liu. Sandor Liu negotiated the track in 4 minutes and 4 seconds but with Jaguar stability develpoment leader Sean Haughey behind the wheel, the auto set a blistering 3 minute and 3 second lap at an ... (more...)
Evan Rachel Wood Won't Get Equal Pay on 'Westworld' Until Season 3
- April 19, 2018

In a new interview with The Wrap , the actor explained that she didn't receive equal pay for the show's first season or its second, which premieres this weekend. Although she's not in "dire straits" financially, she said, she's been making "pretty much the same amount of money on things for years" and doesn't believe it's fair that women get paid less because they're female. (more...)
Google Launches Smartphone Game For Teaching Adults to Code Google Launches Smartphone Game For Teaching Adults to Code
- April 19, 2018

Welcome to Grasshopper, the coding app for beginners. "Coding is becoming such an essential skill, and we want to make it possible for everyone to learn even when life gets busy", the app's About Us page explains . You can choose to have Grasshopper remind you to login once a day, every other day, or twice a week - or not at all. "By the end of using Grasshopper's current curriculum, you should be familiar with core programming concepts and feel confident playing around within this ... (more...)
Google Maps to drivers: Turn right at the Burger King Google Maps to drivers: Turn right at the Burger King
- April 19, 2018

However, the only problem that Google Maps has is that people find it hard to follow the directions given out by the app. Keeping your eyes peeled for a small street sign is often not as convenient as using landmarks, or recognisable places of interest along the route. (more...)
Maruti Suzuki Ertiga leaked before official reveal Maruti Suzuki Ertiga leaked before official reveal
- April 19, 2018

Ahead of its scheduled reveal, the next-generation Maruti Suzuki Ertiga's official brochure has been leaked on multiple online sources, thus leaving nothing to imagination. The GX variant will also have an engine start/stop button. The Indonesia-spec Ertiga is powered by a new 1.5-litre K15B petrol engine producing 102bhp and 138Nm of torque. (more...)
Motorola 'Moto G6' series leaked online ahead of its launch Motorola 'Moto G6' series leaked online ahead of its launch
- April 19, 2018

So how does the Moto G6 stack up against other new budget handsets? But the Moto G6 has a few more tricks up its sleeve including TurboPower Charging, 3D Gorilla Glass finishes and unique camera features. It isn't so good in low light, with plenty of noise creeping in, but you can get useable results if you're careful. First impressions are that the back cameras are excellent for a phone at this price. (more...)
This Is honor's First-Ever Laptop, the honor MagicBook This Is honor's First-Ever Laptop, the honor MagicBook
- April 19, 2018

As of now, the MagicBook has been announced only for China. The name of this Honor laptop sounds similar to Apple's MacBook, but that's not the only thing that's reminiscent of Apple's MacBook, as the Honor MagicBook has a design that's similar to the MacBook as well. (more...)
New Amazon tool lets users customize Alexa's responses New Amazon tool lets users customize Alexa's responses
- April 19, 2018

With Blueprints, users can create their on personalized skills and responses using templates, with a total of 20 Skill Blueprints being offered initially. Called Alexa Blueprints, the guides let users write answers to custom questions - say, "what's the best city in the world?" - or set up trivia and games. (more...)
Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass has a teaser trailer Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass has a teaser trailer
- April 19, 2018

Hardcore fans of the series should rejoice though, as Croteam and Devolver Digital officially announced Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass today. The teaser shows off Sam driving through the countryside on a huge motorcycle, after which he crests a hill to face hundreds of enemies. (more...)
Selfie commerce: Snapchat adds shopping to its augmented reality ads Selfie commerce: Snapchat adds shopping to its augmented reality ads
- April 19, 2018

Clairol is selling an AR "beauty product trial", Adidas is moving its Deerupt running shoes, King has an AR Candy Crush game, and STX will try to get you to watch Amy Schumer's new comedy, I Feel Pretty . Also new is Giphy integration which will allow animated gifs to be integrated into lenses. The new feature allows advertisers to embed hyperlink buttons directly into a lens, through which users can purchase associated goods. (more...)
IPL 2018: CSK book entire train to Pune for the supporters IPL 2018: CSK book entire train to Pune for the supporters
- April 19, 2018

Around a 1000 fans have boarded the Whistlepodu Express while CSK has also arranged for complimentary passes for the match as well as free food and accommodation. Fans were seen shouting CSK! We suggested they get us one or two coaches to take fans to Pune . However, the management is tight-lipped about the two being featured in the playing XI in the next match. (more...)
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 will run 'pure' Android Oreo Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 will run 'pure' Android Oreo
- April 19, 2018

After all that, the highlight reel of the Zenfone Max Pro could only be the fact that it might run of a "pure" stock-ish version of Android Oreo. Leaked information reveals that the ZenFone Max Pro M1 will be featuring a 6-inch Full View display that will deliver an aspect ratio of 18:9. (more...)
For Honor Training Mode Now Available For Honor Training Mode Now Available
- April 19, 2018

For Honor offers an engaging campaign and thrilling multiplayer. The Apprentice and Warriors Trials are aimed at newcomers, and will help players familiarise themselves with the game's controls, basic moves and techniques before entering the fray against real opponents. (more...)
PUBG's Savage map will get a cave system you can parachute into PUBG's Savage map will get a cave system you can parachute into
- April 19, 2018

PUBG Corp. noted that it still has "some work to do" before showing off the underground cave. This all comes during what has been a busy period of activity for PUBG as new modes like Tequila Sunrise and the respawn War Mode were recently added to the game . (more...)
Even Facebook is designing its own processors, says a new report Even Facebook is designing its own processors, says a new report
- April 19, 2018

By developing its own chip, the Menlo Park, California-based company would join other tech giants hoping to reduce their dependence on chipmakers such as Intel and Qualcomm. An ASIC, or applications specific integrated circuit, is a chip designed for a narrow objective. Google is taking the ASIC approach with its tensor processing unit for AI, now in its second generation, while Microsoft's AI program is employing FPGAs. (more...)
Magnetic Proximity Sensor Market Production, Consumption and Quality Overview to 2023 Magnetic Proximity Sensor Market Production, Consumption and Quality Overview to 2023
- April 19, 2018

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