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PUBG Mobile Version Has Been Confirmed For China PUBG Mobile Version Has Been Confirmed For China
- November 28, 2017

Tencent already dominates the Chinese mobile market with games like Honor of Kings-in fact the publisher had 8 out of the 20 top Chinese mobile games and apps in November. to take advantage of their play on PC and maintain a consistent experience". According to the press release, the tech, media, and gaming powerhouse company will hold publishing rights to the mobile version, while the game's developer PUBG Corp. (more...)
Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
- November 28, 2017

The stock increased 0.44% or $0.32 on November 24, reaching $73.36. Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) has risen 8.85% since November 26, 2016 and is uptrending. Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag stated it has 246,023 shares. The stock of Ascena Retail Group Inc (NASDAQ:ASNA) has "Market Perform" rating given on Wednesday, June 1 by Telsey Advisory Group. (more...)
Greta Gerwig's 'Lady Bird' Now Best-Reviewed Movie on Rotten Tomatoes Greta Gerwig's 'Lady Bird' Now Best-Reviewed Movie on Rotten Tomatoes
- November 28, 2017

It is the first film to be directed by Gerwig and is set in Sacramento in 2002. Those chosen few include classics like North by Northwest and All About Eve as well as more modern critical darlings like Man on Wire and Greta Gerwig's new film, Lady Bird , which joined the ranks of the 100 percenters just a few weeks ago. (more...)
Amazon Inc. founder Jeff Bezos now worth $100 billion
- November 28, 2017

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was a $100-billion man on Monday as the online retail colossus raked in cash from the holiday weekend's cyber shopping spree. Unlike Gates, who was the world's richest person until Bezos passed him in October, or USA investor Warren Buffett, the world's third-richest person with $78.9 billion, Bezos has given relatively little of his fortune to charity. (more...)
PlayStation Just Had The Biggest Black Friday In 22 Years — Sony PlayStation Just Had The Biggest Black Friday In 22 Years — Sony
- November 28, 2017

Earlier today, Sony Interactive Entertainment Senior Vice President and Head of PlayStation Network Eric Lempel joined CNBC during a brief segment to discuss what he called the "biggest Black Friday of PlayStation History", the future of PlayStation VR, and how the console market is looking after many had counted them out. (more...)
Dream of eSports Greatness? Check Out the Path to Pro 2018
- November 28, 2017

Embracing Existing Regional Leagues - Overwatch APEX, Overwatch Premier Series, and the Overwatch Pacific Championship will become Contenders Korea, Contenders China, and Contenders Pacific, respectively. The preseason for the Overwatch League is set to begin on Wednesday, December 6th at the Blizzard Arena in Los Angeles, California, while Stage 1 will kick off on Wednesday, January 10th. (more...)
'Call of Duty WWII' Leak Shows New Game Modes and Weapons 'Call of Duty WWII' Leak Shows New Game Modes and Weapons
- November 27, 2017

The video gives a glimpse at a few returning game modes that'll be new to COD WW2. New game modes mentioned include Gun Game and Demolition, both now unavailable in the game. It's also unclear if these new weapons will be available to all, or only available to those who receive them via supply drops. The Call of Duty: WW2 train keeps rolling, and there's some significant additions coming according to this latest leak. (more...)
Facebook's AI Will Now Detect Suicidal Posts Before They're Reported Facebook's AI Will Now Detect Suicidal Posts Before They're Reported
- November 27, 2017

This prompts the social network to get that user in touch with resources that can offer help, and though the tool has been criticized in some ways, it has largely been a welcomed addition to the service. Rosen says that early testing of the system is already promising, with Facebook's proactive detection tools resulting in more than 100 wellness checks - cases where Facebook alerted local first responders - in the last month alone. (more...)
Italian retailers list Assassin's Creed Rogue HD for PS4, Xbox One Italian retailers list Assassin's Creed Rogue HD for PS4, Xbox One
- November 27, 2017

I would find it hard to truly recommend Assassin's Creed Rogue to anyone who is not very entrenched into the story line, especially at its full retail price. The listings don't indicate what updates the game will receive, but The Ezio Collection, another set of Assassin's Creed games remastered by Ubisoft, received a noticeable boost in visuals. (more...)
Demon's Souls online services to end on February 28 in Japan Demon's Souls online services to end on February 28 in Japan
- November 27, 2017

From Software's seminal action RPG Demon's Souls will, after almost nine years of unremittingly bleak multiplayer adventuring, see its wonderfully idiosyncratic online services discontinued on February 28th, 2018. A significant drop off in the number of players likely prompted this decision, but regardless of the reason, it's impressive that From Software kept the servers up for so long. (more...)
YouTube investigates reports of child abuse terms in auto-fill searches YouTube investigates reports of child abuse terms in auto-fill searches
- November 27, 2017

The videos were highlighted in a BuzzFeed report that described a "vast, disturbing, and wildly popular universe of videos" that included live-action footage of children depicted in compromising situations. A number of people claimed that typing "how to have" would prompt the suggestion "s*x with your kids" and "s*x in school". The BBC reports that some speculate the asterisk in the results meant that YouTube was targeted in a campaign by trolls to make that response appear by gaming ... (more...)
India pre-orders for Oppo F5 6GB RAM variant are now live India pre-orders for Oppo F5 6GB RAM variant are now live
- November 27, 2017

However, now only the black model is available. The pre-orders are now live on Flipkart for the black color variant. The Oppo F5 recently became available and it proved to be quite popular from the start. One of the most appealing features of the Oppo F5 is its 20MP selfie camera. It is powered by a 2.5GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio P23 Processor with 6GB of RAM. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)
- November 27, 2017

According to Crunchbase, HPE has closed five acquisitions so far in 2017 including the acquisition of flash storage provider Nimble Storage for more than $1.0 billion. As a result results using moving averages can be random at times the market appears to respect SMA support/resistance and trade signals, and other times it shows no deference. (more...)
Schumer warns of genealogy website privacy concerns
- November 27, 2017

Before buying a test - genetic data is used by law enforcement in criminal cases and by insurance companies to disqualify those with pre-existing conditions - Schumer said consumers should know their rights. A number of DNA testing companies say they have strict rules about sharing any personal information and don't provide genetic data without user's consent or a court order. (more...)
Pokemon GO Accidents While Driving Costs Billions In Damages
- November 27, 2017

Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell of the Krannert School of Management crunched accident data from Tippecanoe County, Indiana to find out the truth behind their theory that the growth of smartphone apps have indeed caused a rise in vehicular accident numbers. (more...)
Revenue from PC free-to-play microtransactions has doubled since 2012 Revenue from PC free-to-play microtransactions has doubled since 2012
- November 27, 2017

In five years, this is expected to grow to $25 billion. The practices may change, but microtransactions as a whole aren't going anywhere anytime soon, especially with the numbers reported: in 2012, PC free-to-play games resulted in $11 billion in revenue, and as of 2017, that number has doubled for $22 billion, with projections for 2022 hitting $3 billion more. (more...)
Snapchat now recommends filters based on your photos Snapchat now recommends filters based on your photos
- November 27, 2017

The most relevant filters for your pictures will pop up automatically in the filter carousel, making it quick and easy to share your photo without having to endlessly scroll in search of the flawless embellishment. The filters are available in the normal carousel, accessed by swiping left and right. The company had also filed a patent for an advertising system patent back in 2015, which was published last July, the report said. (more...)
Best Deals on Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
- November 27, 2017

PS4, PS3 and PS Vita fans can now get a huge discount on PS Plus membership. Or are you all about Cyber Monday deals? It will also be selling the PS4 for $200, letting shoppers earn $60 worth of limited-time gift cards; it is a Kohl's Cash that you need to be used from November 26 until December 6. (more...)
Mercedes CLS teased ahead of LA debut Mercedes CLS teased ahead of LA debut
- November 27, 2017

Not so long ago, Mercedes-Benz has officially declassified the appearance of the interior of the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class 2019 model year, so there is no doubt that the public debut of the model will be held in the near future. Another difference between the two will be the fully fledged AMG version of the GT whereas the CLS will top out with a hybrid variant, but don't expect to see it from day one. (more...)
Samsung's 'graphene balls' could make phone batteries last longer and charge faster Samsung's 'graphene balls' could make phone batteries last longer and charge faster
- November 27, 2017

With Samsung looking at a $4 billion-plus hit due to the Galaxy Note 7's explosive lithium-ion battery problems, how are the alternative technologies shaping up? Using a technique detailed in the Nature journal this month, SAIT managed to engineer a 3D graphene structure by adding silicon oxide nanoparticles. (more...)
Sanic Comes to Sonic Sanic Comes to Sonic
- November 27, 2017

So if your dead-eyed creations weren't frightening enough , you can now slap this shirt on them to complete the package. Based on a since-removed YouTube video in which Sonic was deliberately misnamed and drawn poorly, the meme has become an internet staple for use when the franchise makes weird or laughable decisions. (more...)
Amazon has the best Nintendo Switch deal on Cyber Monday Amazon has the best Nintendo Switch deal on Cyber Monday
- November 27, 2017

It's worth noting that the deal is still technically live for another four hours and if anyone drops out, cancels or fails to pay in the next 15 minutes, stock will go back up for grabs, so if you've missed out, you should add yourself to the waitlist just in case. (more...)
Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Shares Bought by Palo Capital Inc
- November 27, 2017

The company had a trading volume of 906,806 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,062,769. During the past six months, Palo Alto Networks , Inc. On Monday, August 14 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy". The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, February 22 by Barclays Capital. (more...)
Microsoft finally brings full Office support to all Chromebooks
- November 27, 2017

It seems that day has finally come, as AndroidCentral reports that Microsoft's full Android Office Suite are now available for all Chromebooks. Last year, Google announced that it would be bringing Android apps to ChromeOS in order to make their laptops and hybrids more versatile. (more...)
My Tamagotchi Forever hatching in 2018 My Tamagotchi Forever hatching in 2018
- November 27, 2017

Evolve your Tamagotchi characters from one type to another depending on how you care for them. My Tamagotchi Forever is now slated for a worldwide release sometime in 2018; however, the app is now available on both iOS and Android devices in Canada, where it's already been soft launched. (more...)
Amazon's best Cyber Monday 2017 deals Amazon's best Cyber Monday 2017 deals
- November 27, 2017

Cyber Monday shows no signs of slowing down with retailers gearing up to offer more deals than ever before. Spending reached a peak of nearly $700 billion in 2016, according to research published by the National Retail Federation. A survey by the National Retail Federation highlighted that a year ago 109 million Americans shopped online over the Black Friday weekend compared with 99 million who went in-store, underlining e-commerce's growing importance to retailers. (more...)
Miss Universe 2017 - Judges & Hosts Announced! Miss Universe 2017 - Judges & Hosts Announced!
- November 27, 2017

The three-hour event is expected to last until 10pm EST but prior to the winner's announcement, fashion lovers can tune in to watch a pre-event red-carpet show via MissUniverse.com or on the Miss U mobile app . Jay Manuel, former judge on America's Next Top Model , Lele Pons , the Vine and YouTube star, and Wendy Fitzwilliam, the 1998 Miss Universe victor from Trinidad & Tobago will be this year's Miss Universe pageant. (more...)
PlayStation Black Friday Deals: $199 PS4, Cheap Games & More PlayStation Black Friday Deals: $199 PS4, Cheap Games & More
- November 26, 2017

Will this deal finally see you donning a VR headset? You can turn right around with those savings and put it into a new game that you could still nearly certainly find with leftover Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday discounts quickly approaching. (more...)
Facebook Continues Its Series of Snapchat Copies with the Streak Feature Facebook Continues Its Series of Snapchat Copies with the Streak Feature
- November 26, 2017

To stay as the leader in this game of messaging, Facebook constantly revises and even copies its best competitor - Snapchat. It all started with the Stories feature, the option popularized by Snapchat where users can share photos which disappear after 24 hours. (more...)
This mashup of Dark Souls and Cuphead is absolutely incredible This mashup of Dark Souls and Cuphead is absolutely incredible
- November 26, 2017

After watching the full crossover video between the two games above, you'll be left hoping that somebody, somehow, will bring the game to life. Whenever a hard game comes out, people love to call it "the Dark Souls " of that particular genre. (more...)