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How To Farm Legendary Shards: Destiny 2 How To Farm Legendary Shards: Destiny 2
- September 09, 2017

And without knowing exactly what Xur's going to be selling, or really even what part Exotics play in Destiny 2 (they're likely still highly prized, but most major systems have been reworked and reimagined since the first game), I couldn't wholeheartedly recommend immediately destroying your best stuff on the promise of what might come in a week or two. (more...)
Facebook Says Russia Likely Funded Ads During US Presidential Election Facebook Says Russia Likely Funded Ads During US Presidential Election
- September 08, 2017

US intelligence agencies say there was an extensive Russian cyber-influence operation during the 2016 election campaign aimed at helping Donald Trump , a Republican, defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton. "Facebook's being fearless. They probably could have buried this, and they did the right thing by coming forward". The company said it does not allow " inauthentic " accounts and all were removed. (more...)
Skyrim: Special Edition Gets its First Ever Free Weekend on Xbox One Skyrim: Special Edition Gets its First Ever Free Weekend on Xbox One
- September 08, 2017

Skyrim Special Edition launched a year ago for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, revamping the game with new textures, lighting and all of the other bells and whistles you'd expect from a remaster job. If one chooses to purchase the game after the free weekend has ended, all of their progress and achievements will remain intact. This free weekend is already underway, so you can download the game now and start playing right away. (more...)
Equifax cybersecurity incident affects almost 143 million United States consumers Equifax cybersecurity incident affects almost 143 million United States consumers
- September 08, 2017

It says it detected the "unauthorized access" July 29, and responded as soon as possible to halt the infiltration. According to a news release , credit card numbers for approximately 209,000 USA customers and other dispute documents with identifying information for 182,000 consumers were also accessed. (more...)
Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Shares Bought by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Shares Bought by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank
- September 08, 2017

Cibc Ww Mkts Corp holds 0.19% in Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU) for 19,782 shares. (NASDAQ:MU). Neuberger Berman Gru Ltd Liability holds 0% or 12,237 shares in its portfolio. Arnzen sold 1,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, July 3rd. Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 29th. (more...)
Blizzard opening its own esports arena in LA Blizzard opening its own esports arena in LA
- September 07, 2017

Blizzard continues to march towards a new wave for esports with the announcement that the company will open a brand new facility for esports competition: the Blizzard Arena Los Angeles. "We're at a tipping point for eSports", said Mike Morhaime, CEO of Blizzard Entertainment, a division of Activision Blizzard, run by CEO Bobby Kotick. (more...)
Hacker gives iPhone 7 a headphone jack Hacker gives iPhone 7 a headphone jack
- September 07, 2017

In Allen's YouTube video, he had to take iPhones apart, use headphone jacks from an iPhone 6s, use the chips inside Apple's Lightning headphone jack adapter, use machine drilling, make his own circuit boards, use microscopes, use soldering irons, and do some insane wiring. (more...)
Ford announces Ford announces "off-road" Ranger is coming to South Africa
- September 07, 2017

Ford's Australian arm has only given us a teaser, but the most important part is that it confirmed that the brand's midsize truck will be given a hardcore, dune-bashing variant based on the big-boy Raptor we enjoy here in the US. Sharing the same nomenclature as the F-150 Raptor, the performance version of the big United States truck, Ford says the Ranger Raptor will create be in a class of its own among off-road performance vehicles. (more...)
Pack up, go home to your family: Google Drive is flipping out Pack up, go home to your family: Google Drive is flipping out
- September 07, 2017

Starting around 7:30am PT, Google's file storage service, which forms the backbone of much of Google's G Suite , became either unreachable or incredibly slow, depending on where you were. Note: It is possible for a user can run Drive File Stream and Backup and Sync on the same machine, but in order to save disk space , they'll be prompted to stop syncing My Drive with Backup and Sync. (more...)
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Under Analyst Spotlight
- September 07, 2017

The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer on Thursday, March 17. On July 21 Citigroup kept the company rating at "Sell" and moved up the price target from $60.00 to $74.00. Cambridge Inv Rech Advisors has invested 0.5% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). 28,371 are owned by Barton Invest Management. Moreover, Atwood Palmer has 0.06% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). (more...)
Analyst Stock Recommendations For Huntsman Corporation (HUN), TransUnion (TRU)
- September 07, 2017

It has underperformed by 9.03% the S&P500. Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN ) share price decreased in the last trading session with a previous 52-week high of $28.30. 132 funds opened positions while 525 raised stakes. The stock traded at a volume of 2.41 million shares. Hsbc Plc has 26,668 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (more...)
WhatsApp has finally chose to invest the app for Business Purposes WhatsApp has finally chose to invest the app for Business Purposes
- September 07, 2017

At present, companies in Brazil, Europe, Indonesia, and India are testing the services. Third, WhatsApp Business will help manage consumer chats. WhatsApp has also announced the official closure of its pilot program that verifies legitimate enterprise accounts with a green checkmark for the consumers to differentiate them from fake and personal accounts. (more...)
ASUS HC102 Mixed Reality Headset Unveiled ASUS HC102 Mixed Reality Headset Unveiled
- September 07, 2017

First of all, the rebranded version of the Alcatel Idol 4S has yet to officially receive the Windows 10 Mobile Creators Update, which is now only available via the Windows Insider Program. Among other notable upgrades are the enhanced experience for gaming and accessibility as well as security features that the major update will bring upon its release. (more...)
LA Noire Announced for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, VR Edition Revealed
- September 07, 2017

For those playing in handheld mode, new contextual touch screen controls have also been added for this edition. The Xbox One and PS4 versions will be "a range of technical enhancements for greater visual fidelity and authenticity" including hi-res textures, new lighting and clouds, and new camera angles. (more...)
Destiny 2 PS4 Players Are Experiencing Errors Signing In Destiny 2 PS4 Players Are Experiencing Errors Signing In
- September 07, 2017

Destiny 2 seems to be pretty stable on consoles, but release has not been entirely smooth. Guided Games is a new feature that links solo players with a Clan to tackle hard missions, and is Destiny 2's answer to traditional matchmaking. Destiny 2 has it all . Players can choose from playing the story campaign, or venturing into the destinations to join in cooperative modes including Strike missions. (more...)
Some Users Can Now Post Instagram Stories Directly to Facebook Some Users Can Now Post Instagram Stories Directly to Facebook
- September 07, 2017

Facebook is looking to boost usage of its Snapchat-like Stories feature by letting people post from Instagram to its main mobile app. In Facebook , they'll appear in the Stories section as though you'd actually created them there, but you'll know that those stories actually originated from Instagram because they're denoted with an "Instagram" label beneath the user's name. (more...)
Microsoft might announce new Surface Computers in late October Microsoft might announce new Surface Computers in late October
- September 07, 2017

Head of Microsoft's Surface hardware line , Panos Panay , will have a keynote speech during the event . Hardware tipped for launch at the event include the likes of; the Surface Pro LTE, a new Surface Book , and / or a slightly updated Surface Book with Performance Base. (more...)
Vivo V7+ launched in India: Know price, specs, features, camera Vivo V7+ launched in India: Know price, specs, features, camera
- September 07, 2017

The enormous feature of the Vivo V5s is the front camera - it bears a 20-meapatureixel front camera with a "Moonlight Glow" front light and a f/2.0 aperture, aside from the Face Beauty 6.0 application. You can also watch it below. So, the smartphone can go on sale only after September 15, after the pre-bookings end. The display of the phone is protected with 2.5D Curved Glass, Gorilla Glass. (more...)
OnePlus 3 receives Android Oreo update in a closed beta group OnePlus 3 receives Android Oreo update in a closed beta group
- September 07, 2017

The interesting thing to note here is that according to the report, OnePlus is aiming at end of September for the public beta build. Interestingly, the company has already announced that Android Oreo 8.0 will be the last OS update for OnePlus 3 and 3T. (more...)
Every Jaguar Car From 2020 Will Be Electric Every Jaguar Car From 2020 Will Be Electric
- September 07, 2017

The announcement from Jaguar Land Rover , which is owned by Indian conglomerate Tata, follows a similar pledge from Volvo , which plans for all its new cars to have an electric motor from 2019. Already it is the largest investor in research and development in the United Kingdom and since 2010 has spent £16 billion on new products for its facilities in Gaydon, Warwickshire, Birmingham, Coventry, Solihull, Wolverhampton and at Halewood on Merseyside. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc
- September 07, 2017

About 2.76M shares traded or 1.10% up from the average. FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FLT) has declined 6.67% since September 6, 2016 and is downtrending. 168 funds opened positions while 262 raised stakes. The investment management company reported $3.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.39 by $0.56. (more...)
Huawei overtakes Apple to become second largest smartphone maker Huawei overtakes Apple to become second largest smartphone maker
- September 07, 2017

The research note did not include specific sales data but showed that Samsung took more than 20 percent of the overall market share during the aforementioned months. They feel that the company's current line-up lacks a true hero device. The report by Counterpoint Research was based on tracking the monthly model-level sales of more than 300 brands across over 40 countries globally. (more...)
Destiny 2 Clan features won't be available in-game for Destiny 2 Clan features won't be available in-game for "several days"
- September 07, 2017

While it's not intrinsic to success in the new online first-person shooter, clans in Destiny 2 allow for players to find a consistent group of players to explore, and triumph through different quests, Nightfalls , and Raids . Clans will also receive their own customizable banners which will grant perks to its members. Bungie had previously confirmed that Guided Games wouldn't be ready for launch, instead rolling out in a limited access state as a "soft beta". (more...)
SC notice to Google, Twitter and Central Govt on data privacy SC notice to Google, Twitter and Central Govt on data privacy
- September 07, 2017

Addressing the constitution bench, Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said that that after the report comes into being, there is a possibility that a law regulating data protection will be passed. You better file a detailed affidavit. After the affidavits are filed, the matter shall be listed for consideration of passing the interim order. The court has fixed November 28 to hear the matter. (more...)
Twitter rolls out Night Mode feature to desktop users Twitter rolls out Night Mode feature to desktop users
- September 07, 2017

You might not see it now, but it will eventually come to you after a while. Activating Night Mode turns Twitter's usual white screens and cheerful light blue into a attractive Tumblr-like navy blue and fills up the moon icon with blue. The feature will stay active for however long you'd like; you can turn it off whenever you want by following the same actions that enabled it. You didn't necessarily need this to have a night mode. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: 'Get out now,' says governor Hurricane Irma: 'Get out now,' says governor
- September 07, 2017

Puerto Rico is getting lashed by Irma , and while meteorologists say the worst of the hurricane will likely miss the U.S. territory, the island is still getting very strong winds. French authorities reported four of the " most solid" buildings were destroyed and there were reports of severe damages at the airport. Oxfam responded to last year's Hurricane Matthew in the Dominican Republic , Haiti, and Cuba. (more...)
Wednesday Apple Rumors: What is the Name of Apple's 2017 iPhone? Wednesday Apple Rumors: What is the Name of Apple's 2017 iPhone?
- September 07, 2017

New iPhones typically go on sale within two weeks of Apple's launch events. "We have approached the design, engineering and making of our new campus with the same enthusiasm and design principles that characterize our products", said Jony Ive, Apple's chief design officer. (more...)
Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster Offers up 740 HP, Open Air Thrills Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster Offers up 740 HP, Open Air Thrills
- September 07, 2017

Based on the upgraded coupe that arrived earlier this year, the Aventador S Roadster amplifies the performance of the V12-powered supercar as one of the world's fastest convertibles. For its mechanicals, the Aventador S Roadster takes the coupe's four-wheel drive, active suspension, four-wheel steering and EGO driving mode. Lamborghini claims the lightweight "Independent Shifting Rod" automatic seven-speed transmission can bang off shifts in just 50 milliseconds. (more...)
New 2K18 Trailer Heralds the Demo of The Prelude New 2K18 Trailer Heralds the Demo of The Prelude
- September 07, 2017

The NBA 2K Twitter account tweeted out a hilarious text message exchange that can happen in the game if players aren't performing well on their rookie year. National Basketball Association 2K18 is out on September 19 for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. The game itself will be released on September 15th. (more...)
US Stock Futures Rattled by North Korea Tensions US Stock Futures Rattled by North Korea Tensions
- September 07, 2017

ANALYST TAKE: "Global stock markets appear to be in a period of nervous uncertainty, as the threat of another North Korean test looms large over any investors wishing to invest in risky assets", said Joshua Mahony, market analyst at IG. The pan-European Stoxx 600 Index closed down 0.5 on Monday. Investors will focus on the Fed's Beige Book, a round-up of anecdotes on the health of the economy, that will be issued later in the day. (more...)