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Overwatch League Had More Than 10 Million Viewers In Its First Week Overwatch League Had More Than 10 Million Viewers In Its First Week
- January 19, 2018

Viewers were split across Twitch , MLG, and the three Chinese streaming partners ZhanQi TV, Netease CC, and Panda TV. Participation in the real world was quite healthy as well; tickets for opening week at the Blizzard Arena in Los Angeles Country were completely sold out. (more...)
Android Wear heads to the dark side with new update Android Wear heads to the dark side with new update
- January 19, 2018

Google has said the update will roll out over the next few days, but it didn't supply a list of devices that will get it, which suggests it'll come to all watches that feature Android Wear 2 .0. As in OLEDs, the display doesn't emit any colour when its black. There might be other changes included in the app's update, but these are the only ones confirmed by Google. (more...)
NASA tests nuclear reactor that could power Mars mission NASA tests nuclear reactor that could power Mars mission
- January 19, 2018

While powering a colony is only one of the many complex technical questions that must be answered when we think about sending humans to other planets, it's a critically important one. In addition to Los Alamos, NASA and NNSS, the experiment is being conducted in collaboration with NASA's Glenn Research Center, the Marshall Space Flight Center and the Y-12 National Security Complex, along with NASA contractors SunPower and Advanced Cooling Technologies. (more...)
Definitive Edition locked in for February 20 launch — Age of Empires Definitive Edition locked in for February 20 launch — Age of Empires
- January 19, 2018

Age of Empires , a behemoth of PC gaming in the 90s, will be released in remastered 4K for the PC on February 20, Microsoft announced Thursday . The remastering of Age of Empires will come chock full of new features and updates. On top of the visual and gameplay improvements, players will be able to compete against one another over Xbox Live (though LAN play is still supported, of course). (more...)
Prime minister Karen Karapetyan extends condolences to Uzbek counterpart Prime minister Karen Karapetyan extends condolences to Uzbek counterpart
- January 19, 2018

The Ministry of Interior of Kazakhstan, in turn, said it is hard to identify the bodies and asks to respond those, who know anything about the citizens, who were going to Kazan through Kazakhstan. The bus was travelling from the southern Kazakh town of Shymkent to the Russian city of Kazan on the Volga river, a distance of around 2,100 kilometres (1300 miles), the Kazakh investments and development ministry said. (more...)
'Counter-Strike' tournaments will now stream exclusively on Facebook 'Counter-Strike' tournaments will now stream exclusively on Facebook
- January 19, 2018

The broadcasts will be available at facebook.com/ESLProLeagueCSGO . The first ESL One event to be streamed exclusively via Facebook is ESL One Genting 2018, which takes place January 23-28, a Dota 2 Minor tournament with a $400,000 prize pool and qualifying points for The International 2018. (more...)
Fitbit's personalized workout app is making its way to the Xbox One
- January 19, 2018

While you can engage in the workouts without having a Fitbit tracker on your wrist, Fitbit says having one that tracks your heart rate will greatly enhance the experience. Knowing your heart rate and which heart rate zone you're in will help you optimize your intensity and help Fitbit better measure your calorie burn. (more...)
App Downloads in India Grew 215 Percent in 2017: App Annie App Downloads in India Grew 215 Percent in 2017: App Annie
- January 19, 2018

In turn, users of the app are subsequently asked to take part in a research study whereby the data tabulated via the initial download speed test is examined for any overt evidence of throttling from carriers. Users in China spent over 200 billion hours in apps across iOS, Google Play, and third-party Android. In addition to Paytm, fintech launches including Google Tez , PhonePe , and Jio Wallet are further expected to shake up the market. (more...)
China's GAC to scrap Trump-sounding brand for USA market China's GAC to scrap Trump-sounding brand for USA market
- January 19, 2018

But according to reports, the company might could enter into a partnership with Italian-owned Fiat Chrysler. GAC said the vehicle would get more than 370 miles of battery range. There are, however, some unanswered questions. Two more vehicles are being researched for U.S. sales, but have not been selected yet. Wang said GAC is the top-ranked domestic brand for initial quality in China in JD Power and Associates surveys, and it ranks fourth or fifth when joint ventures with foreign ... (more...)
Bulls point guard Kris Dunn has been diagnosed with a concussion Bulls point guard Kris Dunn has been diagnosed with a concussion
- January 19, 2018

Bulls also noted that Dunn was evaluated for a concussion, but was cleared. Team officials will re-evaluate Dunn and offer another update later Thursday. He apparently didn't lose any in the process and at the same time managed to take a chunk of the wood flooring with him. Warriors won the game 119-112 thanks to a late flurry in the third quarter. (more...)
Sarvikas: Sarvikas: "Please expect it [MWC 2018] to be awesome" for Nokia phones!
- January 19, 2018

However, he did mention that people can expect the upcoming products to be " awesome ". While we don't know much about Nokia 1 other than it being an Android Go device, A recent leak shows the possible design of the smartphone. A tweet on Thursday from the chief product officer at HMD Global - the company that licenses the right to make Nokia-branded phones - teased a phone launch for Mobile World Congress, also called MWC . (more...)
Analysts optimistic about IBM's Q4 results; cloud computing, big data Analysts optimistic about IBM's Q4 results; cloud computing, big data
- January 19, 2018

The company said its fourth quarter sales grew to $22.5 billion, a 4% increase from the $21.8 billion during the same quarter a year earlier. Revenue from strategic imperatives for the year topped $36.5 billion, up 11% from the year-ago period and representing 46% of total revenue. (more...)
Spotify Spotlight merges audio-first content with visual elements Spotify Spotlight merges audio-first content with visual elements
- January 19, 2018

Some of Spotify's own shows, like Secret Genius and Viva Latino, will also be getting the Spotlight treatment. Spotlight will feature contributions from several top media companies, including BuzzFeed News , Gimlet Media , and Lebron James' Uninterrupted . (more...)
Scientists Discovered A Black Hole In A Star Cluster Scientists Discovered A Black Hole In A Star Cluster
- January 19, 2018

It should help astronomers better understand not only the formation of giant star clusters like NGC 3201, but the formation of black holes themselves. The mentioned star cluster in particular is over 10.2 billion years old. This is the first time that such a small black hole has been discovered by studying the motion of a star orbiting it. (more...)
December 2017 US NPD Group Results December 2017 US NPD Group Results
- January 19, 2018

In the Wii U's entire life-cycle, the console only managed to ship 13.5 million systems. The PS4 won November , largely due to some appealing limited-time discounts, but once the sales came to a close, it seems it was the Switch consumers wanted. (more...)
Cold weather not expected to delay Atlas V launch Cold weather not expected to delay Atlas V launch
- January 19, 2018

Mission Description: SBIRS, considered one of the nation's highest priority space programs, is created to provide global, persistent, infrared surveillance capabilities to meet 21st-century demands in four national security mission areas: missile warning, missile defense, technical intelligence and battlespace awareness. (more...)
Echostar Corp (NASDAQ:SATS) Institutional Investors Sentiment
- January 19, 2018

About 4.97 million shares traded. Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) has risen 23.57% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating, nineteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. (more...)
Instagram DMs get Instagram DMs get "last active" feature: here's how to disable it
- January 19, 2018

A recent Gadgets360 report says that the feature is visible to them at the Instagram Direct messages (DM) section, we weren't actually able to see that on our DM page. This will disable the feature entirely, so no one will be able to snoop on your activity, but you won't be able to snoop on your friends' activity, either. (more...)
Two Meteorites From Michigan Meteor 2018 Believed Found In Hamburg Township Two Meteorites From Michigan Meteor 2018 Believed Found In Hamburg Township
- January 19, 2018

Meteorites, perhaps 1-2 ounces in size, are likely spread over a 2½-mile west of the hamlet of Hamburg in Hamburg Township, said Bill Cooke, lead for NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office in Huntsville, Ala. Permission should be sought by property owners before searching a particular piece of land. The American Meteor Society says it received hundreds of reports of a fireball Tuesday night over the state, including many in the Detroit area, according to an AP story. (more...)
New UK and Ireland boss named at Fiat Chrysler New UK and Ireland boss named at Fiat Chrysler
- January 19, 2018

Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 5.24%. Analysts anticipate that traders could see stock price minimum in the $25 range (lowest target price). Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. ( FCAU ) analysts on average have given a price target of $23.37 on FCAU stock. Likewise, the performance for the quarter was recorded as 32.90% and for the year was 136.05%. (more...)