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22 children found dead after massive Mexico earthquake causes school to collapse 22 children found dead after massive Mexico earthquake causes school to collapse
- September 20, 2017

I can't stop crying". Earthquakes of magnitude 7 or above are regarded as major and are capable of causing widespread heavy damage. Mexico's Seismological Institute said it measured 6.8 on its scale, but later revised it to 7.1. It comes less than two weeks after the strongest quake in a century hit Mexico's southern coast and left 90 people dead . At least 200 Mexico City schools suffered some kind of damage, Nuño said. (more...)
JioFi Dongle Price Slashed By 50% JioFi Dongle Price Slashed By 50%
- September 20, 2017

Earlier Reliance has come up with different promotional plans like JioFi Exchange offer and JioFi Cashback. The new Rs 999 discounted plan offers JioFi users free unlimited voice calls with an additional 2GB of 4G data every day, as well as 100 local/national SMS per day with a 28-day validity. (more...)
Stuart Baxter names Bafana squad for World Cup qualifier with Burkina Faso Stuart Baxter names Bafana squad for World Cup qualifier with Burkina Faso
- September 20, 2017

The FBF have been vehement in their disapproval of what they feel is a "decision tainted by abuse of power and without any relation to the texts of the worldwide football forum". The decision to order a replay and strip Bafana of the three points they got from the match means the Lions of Teranga are in a good position to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. (more...)
Meizu M6 with 5.2-inch display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE announced Meizu M6 with 5.2-inch display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE announced
- September 20, 2017

The phone has polycarbonate body with a metal frame and metallic lines. The Meizu M6 sports the company's multifunctional mBack button below the display, and it doesn't exactly come with extremely thin bezels, but that is to be expected considering the price point of this handset. (more...)
LG Q6+ with FullVision 18:9 display launched at Rs. 17990 LG Q6+ with FullVision 18:9 display launched at Rs. 17990
- September 20, 2017

Priced at Rs 17,990, the smartphone is available in Astro Black and Ice Platinum color variants. Just like the LG Q6 , the LG Q6 + also comes with a FullVision Display, which is essentially a term generally used for an edge-to-edge display. (more...)
Sen. Sullivan joins Republican leaders in support of Graham-Cassidy bill Sen. Sullivan joins Republican leaders in support of Graham-Cassidy bill
- September 20, 2017

Lindsey Graham of SC, and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana - is remarkably similar to previous version of health care reform. With less than two weeks before a budgetary deadline that would allow the bill to pass with a simple majority, the so-called Graham-Cassidy bill is within a handful of votes from passing. (more...)
Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
- September 20, 2017

Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. increased its position in shares of Citrix Systems by 12.5% during the 2nd quarter. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK owned 0.11% of Citrix Systems worth $14,097,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. (more...)
Dodge Challenger and Charger to Adopt Maserati Platform Dodge Challenger and Charger to Adopt Maserati Platform
- September 20, 2017

Making a Chrysler 300 Hellcat wouldn't be hard. While the Dodge models now share their LX chassis with the Chrysler 300, going forward to two are set to part ways, despite Chrysler's original intention to create its own adaptation of the Giorgio chassis for the next 300. (more...)
Halo is going cross-platform, well in Minecraft, that is Halo is going cross-platform, well in Minecraft, that is
- September 20, 2017

That will change later this year when Minecraft's new cross-platform version - cunningly just dubbed " Minecraft " - launches. Back to Halo , Mojang has now confirmed (via Shacknews ) that the Halo pack will be available on all versions that run the Bedrock Engine. (more...)
Kaspersky Lab says it does not spy for any government Kaspersky Lab says it does not spy for any government
- September 20, 2017

The reason the US Senate voted on Monday to ban Moscow-based cyber-security firm Kaspersky Lab's products from use by the federal government is not far-fetched. "An NBC News report points out that Eugene Kaspersky, the billionaire owner of Kaspersky Lab, the products of which are widely used in the USA, "...has close ties to some Russian intelligence figures, according to U.S. (more...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) - Morgan Stanley Maintains Rating And Raises Price Target
- September 20, 2017

In the latest earnings report the EPS was $8.81 and is projected to be $9.01 for the current year with 5,165,228,000 shares presently outstanding. Next quarter's EPS is expected be $3.84 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $10.95. (more...)
Analyst's Viewpoint About Square, Inc. (SQ), PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)
- September 20, 2017

From another technical standpoint, PayPal Holdings, Inc . Analysts expect Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: PYPL ) to report $0.32 EPS on October, 19.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 10.34 % from last quarter's $0.29 EPS. 1,964,923 shares of the stock were exchanged. This the calculated average of the actual recommendations (strong buy, hold, sell etc.) made for a given stock. (more...)
Protests in St. Louis continue from the weekend after demonstrators jailed
- September 20, 2017

Mike Faulk, a reported for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, conveyed via Twitter that the police had blocked in a small group of protesters late Sunday despite a photo of his arrest showing Faulk wearing something that looks like a press badge. (more...)
TGS 2017: Sony's Biggest Announcements During Its PlayStation Event TGS 2017: Sony's Biggest Announcements During Its PlayStation Event
- September 20, 2017

The biggest news of the day was word from Square Enix of a brand new game with some interesting creative ties to franchises like Armored Core and Metal Gear. The Rest'Final Fantasy IX' Now On PS4 Starting right now, you can purchase Final Fantasy IX for the PlayStation 4. The beloved role-playing classic was released on the original PlayStation back in 2000, and made its way to PlayStation 3 and PSP a decade later via PSN . (more...)
Gurgaon: Haryana police officer shot dead at home, son prime suspect Gurgaon: Haryana police officer shot dead at home, son prime suspect
- September 20, 2017

Police suspect possibility possibility of involvement of his close contact. Yadav was posted at Pali police post situated on the Gurugram-Faridabad Road and was on leave. A team of policemen along with forensic experts rushed to the spot and gathered evidence from the spot. The family members didn't name anybody in the FIR. (more...)
Layers of Fear Coming To Switch Layers of Fear Coming To Switch
- September 20, 2017

Warily wandering through a constantly changing Victorian-era mansion, you will uncover the visions, fears and horrors that have long-haunted the painter and complete his unfinished masterpiece. Motion controls might certainly add another "layer" as it were to the game, but we'll have to sit tight and wait for more announcements, coming soon. (more...)
Weather watchers keep eye on Hurricane Maria churning toward East Coast Weather watchers keep eye on Hurricane Maria churning toward East Coast
- September 20, 2017

Norma was 185 miles (300 kilometers) south of Cabo San Lucas and moving north at 5 mph (7 kph) late Saturday night, with forecasters saying it could approach waters southwest of the peninsula late Sunday or early Monday . Meanwhile, Hurricane Jose has weakened slightly as it churns north, but is sill threatening "dangerous surf and rip currents" along the US East Coast in the next few days, the hurricane center said . (more...)
Brinton to open doors for Museum Day Live! Brinton to open doors for Museum Day Live!
- September 20, 2017

This year, six Boston museums will take part in the free event: the Museum of Fine Arts , Gibson House Museum , the Museum of African American History , the Nichols House Museum , The Mary Baker Eddy Library , and the William Hickling Prescott House . (more...)
Most-wanted fugitive's Instagram live video leads police straight to him Most-wanted fugitive's Instagram live video leads police straight to him
- September 20, 2017

However, a criminal in the U.S. couldn't resist live live-streaming a video on Instagram, which ultimately led police straight to him. Dallas police contacted the LAPD after Gonzalez streamed a live video on Instagram, showing a shotgun and other weapons, authorities said. (more...)
Business owner receives threats after firing contractor for 'vote no' Facebook post Business owner receives threats after firing contractor for 'vote no' Facebook post
- September 20, 2017

I'm a Yes voter, but believe people like you are setting a very risky precedence - we can not silence opinions. Others were quick to jump to Ms Sims' defence and throw their support behind her reasoning. "Madeline said her views were based on her faith". Another said, "I don't know what this woman's business is but we need to find out and spend money there". (more...)
Overwatch's Junkertown map is now live Overwatch's Junkertown map is now live
- September 19, 2017

After a successful testing period on the Overwatch PTR, Blizzard has given the Junkertown map a September 19 release date. The release of the Junkertown map will be followed by another free weekend on PS4, Xbox One and PC. The balance updates for Mercy , which Blizzard announced in late August , are created to address problems with her original ultimate ability, Resurrect. (more...)
Intex launches Cloud C1 and Aqua S1 exclusively on Amazon Intex launches Cloud C1 and Aqua S1 exclusively on Amazon
- September 19, 2017

The Phone gets a 2300 mAh user replaceable battery with normal charging capability. Both the smartphones run Android 7.0 Nougat and comes with 4G VoLTE support. Under the hood, is a Spreadtrum Cortex A7MP 32-bit quad core processor with Mali 400 GPU and paired with 1GB of RAM. There is no fingerprint sensor. There is a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor on the Cloud C1 and a 1.25 GHz quad-core processor on the Aqua C1. (more...)
Vodafone collaborates with Lava for cashback on feature phones Vodafone collaborates with Lava for cashback on feature phones
- September 19, 2017

The offer is valid until October 31, 2017, and it is available for both new and existing Vodafone customers. So far, the initiative seems to be interesting. It is allowing the users to get as much as Rs 900 cash back. Reportedly, the phone handsets would be manufactured by Lava and micromax. The Lava phones included in this offer is ARC 101, ARC 105, Spark i7, ARC One Plus, KKT Pearl, KKT 9s, KKT 34 Power, KKT 40 Power+, Captain N1, and Captain K1+. (more...)
No More Nazis - Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus trailer gets hyped No More Nazis - Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus trailer gets hyped
- September 19, 2017

Check out the Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus trailer below. All things considered, it seems as if Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus is set to provide gamers with an intense, albeit zany experience once it releases next month for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, and when it launches next year for Nintendo Switch . (more...)
Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Reveals Four More DLC Characters Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Reveals Four More DLC Characters
- September 19, 2017

Returning to the fray is everyone's favorite evil symbiote, Venom, who previously showed up in the first two games in the series. Pulled from classic Marvel lore, unique and game-changing Infinity Stones can be implemented into players' strategies as a way to influence the outcome of battle. (more...)
Turning Light Into Sound Could Speed the Internet Turning Light Into Sound Could Speed the Internet
- September 19, 2017

The process by which the light data is converted to sound includes a stringent phase-matching condition, which allows a multi-channel operation to store and retrieve information from different frequencies simultaneously. "It's like the difference between thunder and lightning", said the project leader, Birgit Stiller. But devices still need to transform the photonic data into electron-based or electronic data. (more...)
Powermat Wireless Charging Fully Compatible with new Apple iPhone Series Powermat Wireless Charging Fully Compatible with new Apple iPhone Series
- September 19, 2017

Qi requires devices to be extremely close to the charging source with a separation distance of less than 40mm . It's great that Apple went with Qi compatibility for the new iPhone's wireless charging because that means we have plenty of options for charger pads. (more...)
Rahm, Rauner Sending Delegation to Amazon's Seattle Headquarters Rahm, Rauner Sending Delegation to Amazon's Seattle Headquarters
- September 19, 2017

Seattle-based online retailer Amazon has announced it is building a second headquarters for 50,000 employees. "[Amazon] wants to be in a place with an awesome cultural scene that has progressive values, and Chicago has really, really big pieces of land [for it]", Ragas said. (more...)
'Reject move to make Tata Sons private' 'Reject move to make Tata Sons private'
- September 19, 2017

The six companies to which the letters have been sent out are: Tata Steel , Tata Motors , Tata Power , Tata Chemicals , Tata Global Beverages, and Indian Hotels. Mistrys own 18.4% in Tata Sons. Cyrus Investments urged the board of the Tata companies to act in the best interests of all stakeholders and be mindful that the investments in Tata Sons involved are "material in nature and size". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9: next-gen camera that shoots 1000FPS Samsung Galaxy S9: next-gen camera that shoots 1000FPS
- September 19, 2017

On Sprint , you could get that $699 Apple handset for free. The much-anticipated Galaxy Note 8 was released as Samsung's latest flagship model earlier this month in South Korea, following the company's established practice of releasing a large-screen "Note" device later in the year after the standard model's release. (more...)