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Nest Joins Google As Alphabet Doubles Down on Smart Home Nest Joins Google As Alphabet Doubles Down on Smart Home
- February 08, 2018

But none of these extra resources resulted in new or improved products. Assuming Google uses this partnership to release new smart home products this year, what kind of gadgets would you like to see? It launched the very expensive $300 Nest Cam IQ and the even more expensive Nest Secure home security system, which runs $500 for a starter pack. (more...)
Fortnite Patch v2.4.2 Brings the Valentine's Day Love With Cupid's Crossbow Fortnite Patch v2.4.2 Brings the Valentine's Day Love With Cupid's Crossbow
- February 07, 2018

This will be rolled out as part of the games newest patch, V.2.4.2. "Gunpowder, not your thing?" Shooting Test 1 is the first of two tests that will ultimately decide how Fortnite's shooting mechanics will change in the future. Scoped Assault Rifle is now 100% accurate when zoomed in. Fix for Item Shop panels disappearing after completing a V-buck purchase through the Store Tab. (more...)
Google May Step Into Gaming With 'Yeti' Streaming Service Google May Step Into Gaming With 'Yeti' Streaming Service
- February 07, 2018

It's also claimed that Google has been in discussions with top gaming developers but it's unclear right now if any of them will develop a game specifically for its service or only make their existing games available. This means Google must be taking the console approach quite seriously. The Information notes that "an early version" of this service was created to work over a Chromecast, which is interesting since it's unclear how a game controller would ever hook up to a Chromecast. (more...)
Didi and 12 automakers to launch app for new energy cars Didi and 12 automakers to launch app for new energy cars
- February 07, 2018

The Alliance and DiDi have signed the MOU to explore future business partnerships on a new electric vehicle car-sharing program. The network, which will also involve the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance and Chinese carmakers Geely Auto and BAIC, will provide vehicles for short-term rental, some of which will be from third-party providers and some of which will be owned by Didi, the company said. (more...)
Ex-STALKER developers reveal new battle royale game, Fear the Wolves Ex-STALKER developers reveal new battle royale game, Fear the Wolves
- February 07, 2018

In traditional fashion, players will be able to play solo, or with a squad, as they are dropped into the oppressive environments of radiation infested Chernobyl. "Along with a day-night cycle, this constantly forces survivors to adapt their strategies, and players can find protective gear that allows them to explore unsafe off-limit zones", says publisher Focus Home in a statement. (more...)
Ford Released Brand New Ranger Raptor Today Ford Released Brand New Ranger Raptor Today
- February 07, 2018

The front bumper also includes new LED fog lamps with functional air-curtain ducts, which help to reduce air resistance of the body. It certainly looks the business: intimidating front end, flared fenders, and chunky cabin. The Ford Ranger Raptor will be produced at Ford Thailand Manufacturing (FTM) using Ford's latest state of the art manufacturing techniques and facilities. (more...)
'Astonishing' number of viruses are falling from the sky 'Astonishing' number of viruses are falling from the sky
- February 07, 2018

Viruses and bacteria get swept up into the atmosphere in enormous amounts, and now a new study has quantified that amount, finding that untold billions of microorganisms are raining down across the Earth every day. That's 25 viruses for each person in Canada, ' Suttle explained. "Every day, more than 800 million viruses are deposited per square meter (11 sq ft) above the planetary boundary layer ", explained University of British Columbia virologist Curtis Suttle, a senior author of ... (more...)
EPS for Callidus Software Inc. (CALD) Expected At $
- February 07, 2018

Callidus Software Inc . stock acknowledged attractive focus from Investors and it has been trading on front line. (NASDAQ: CALD ). Ameriprise Financial invested in 592,574 shares or 0.01% of the stock. After having $-0.02 EPS previously, Callidus Software Inc .'s analysts see -50.00 % EPS growth. Many active investors may be focusing on which way estimates are trending heading into the company earnings release. (more...)
HP Unveils New EliteBook Laptops HP Unveils New EliteBook Laptops
- February 07, 2018

That's not the only nifty addition to the EliteBook 800 series. The ZBook 14u/15u also passed two additional MIL-STD tests for bench handling and crash hazard shock for unpredictable conditions in technical environments. Sure Click prevents attacks through the browser, and Sure Recovery allows for network-based recovery. According to HP, employees will be able to reimage a PC with HP's or a company's own software image even if the entire hard drive is wiped, without the help of IT. (more...)
Officials discuss arrest of suspect wanted for widely shared child porn video Officials discuss arrest of suspect wanted for widely shared child porn video
- February 07, 2018

Garrett said the video may have been shared by some in an effort to identify the man in the video, but the act of sharing such material is considered a crime. Meanwhile, several parents echo the warning to stop the distribution of the explicit images and video. Walker said it became apparent during the investigation that the video had a strong connection to the Montgomery area. (more...)
Metroid Prime 4 and Ridge Racer 8 rumours surface Metroid Prime 4 and Ridge Racer 8 rumours surface
- February 07, 2018

Since the moment Nintendo dropped the big Metroid Prime 4 announcement at E3 previous year, fans have not stopped asking the publisher to reveal who's actually making the game. That being said, the current description lines up with the only notable first-person shooter under Nintendo's belt, leading many to believe that this Singapore team is now heading up Metroid Prime 4's development. (more...)
#Sona2018 postponement a step towards the removal of Zuma, says EFF #Sona2018 postponement a step towards the removal of Zuma, says EFF
- February 07, 2018

However, Mbete says it had become clear that it was unlikely that a joint sitting of the two houses would be uneventful if it was held this Thursday as planned. Speaking ahead of a press briefing on Tuesday, Mbete said that the decision to postpone the SONA came after parliament learned that Zuma was writing to it to have the address pushed back. (more...)
IOS 11.3 iPhone Battery Health feature detailed: here's your first look IOS 11.3 iPhone Battery Health feature detailed: here's your first look
- February 07, 2018

Apple is also reportedly planning to use iCloud for a single sign-in option on iOS 11 .3, but there is no word on whether the feature has made it to the beta update or not. However, if you experience another shutdown due to the battery performance, it will again turn on automatically. Further, Thune also wanted to know if it is so, "what notice" Apple planned to provide to customers beforehand. (more...)
Stocks under Analysis: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Stocks under Analysis: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Vodafone Group Plc (VOD)
- February 07, 2018

It has underperformed by 12.01% the S&P500. Glaxis Capital Management Llc bought 38,180 shares as the company's stock rose 23.27% with the market. The institutional investor held 236,600 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $15.26M, down from 256,600 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski's house burglarized during Super Bowl week Rob Gronkowski's house burglarized during Super Bowl week
- February 07, 2018

Foxborough Police Chief William Baker said authorities were contacted about 6:18 p.m. Monday about the crime at Gronkowski's home , which is near Gillette Stadium, about 30 miles south of Boston. Another housemate, Robert A. Goon, reported that his bedroom had been broken into and at least one item worth about $500 was missing, police said. The third roommate's door appeared to have been broken into. (more...)
Oregon senator groped women at Capitol Oregon senator groped women at Capitol
- February 07, 2018

In another, Kruse called a female law student who worked in his office during the 2017 session "sexy" and "little girl". She also said that sometimes he would whisper so closely to her ear, it would be wet when he pulled away. The governor called on Kruse to resign in a statement released Tuesday evening. "The evidence in this investigation established that Senator Kruse has engaged in a pattern of conduct that was offensive to Senator Gelser and Senator Steiner Hayward, as well as other ... (more...)
Oppenheimer Comments on Colfax Corp's FY2017 Earnings (NYSE:CFX)
- February 07, 2018

The Company provides gas and fluid handling and fabrication technology products and services to customers around the world. For 2017 (results not yet released), the company maintained its adjusted earnings guidance at $1.65-$1.75 per share. (more...)
The Surge 2 Announced, Coming To PS4, Xbox One & PC in 2019 The Surge 2 Announced, Coming To PS4, Xbox One & PC in 2019
- February 07, 2018

Much of what made the first robotic souls-like a success will carry over into the new game, which has a release date planned for 2019. It featured the same high stakes combat with an emphasis on skills but tried to present the game in a sci-fic setting. (more...)
Beetles can escape from toad stomachs by releasing explosive chemicals Beetles can escape from toad stomachs by releasing explosive chemicals
- February 07, 2018

They have a special combustion chamber in their stomach which mixes up toxic chemicals, and when needed they can spray these from their rear end at the predator and run away. Size mattered, too. Large beetles escaped more frequently than small beetles, and small toads were more likely to vomit beetles than large toads. Only 35 percent of the toads that shared habitat with the beetles coughed them up, compared to 57 percent of the toads with no common habitat. (more...)
Sony Explains How PS4 Pro Supersampling Mode Works Sony Explains How PS4 Pro Supersampling Mode Works
- February 07, 2018

In addition, the family manager/guardians can choose whether or not to automatically log the child out of their PS4 once their playtime is over. When is the PS4 system update 5.50 release date? If you ever want to quickly access specific friends in your custom list, you'll be able to do so via the pulldown menu under the Friends tab in Quick Menu. (more...)