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Cape to be declared disaster area Cape to be declared disaster area
- February 08, 2018

Western Cape Environmental Affairs Department MEC Anton Bredell says the new funding will be focused on municipalities that border the City of Cape Town. The purified spring water will be distributed to all participants via sachets and other water delivery systems. Police are guarding some natural springs to avoid any scuffles over access to the increasingly precious liquid. (more...)
Free Bud Light at the Eagles parade? Here's how it works Free Bud Light at the Eagles parade? Here's how it works
- February 08, 2018

Drinkers who show their ID at participating bars are given a token they can exchange inside the bars for one free beer. Whether it's Bud Light or hometown favorite Yards, the free beer will be flowing Thursday. More than two dozen bars along the Eagles victory parade route in Philadelphia, stretching from South Philly to the steps of the art museum - a five mile journey - are offering one free Bud Light to parade-goers who are 21 or older. (more...)
What to Expect When Tesla Reports After the Close What to Expect When Tesla Reports After the Close
- February 08, 2018

Because of the feedback he received from the Tesla Inc ( TSLA ) sales channel, he slashed his Q1 2018 Model 3 delivery estimate from 13,000 to 8,500. Tesla's reasons behind fitting the hardware on all vehicles, regardless of whether the customers pay to have full use of them or not, is easy to understand: it allows the company to have a huge fleet of cars out there that run the self-driving system in ghost mode, gathering the much-needed data for the learning algorithms. (more...)
Volkswagen Arteon makes USA debut at Chicago Auto Show Volkswagen Arteon makes USA debut at Chicago Auto Show
- February 08, 2018

In short, the Arteon aims to take the style of the outgoing CC a step further while also offering improved accommodations for its passengers, creating a standalone model quite different in packaging from the long-serving Passat . Earlier reports have hinted of a range-topping, turbocharged VR6 Arteon with more than 400 horsepower, but were it to make production, it will likely remain out of reach for US customers. (more...)
New York Times reports 4Q loss New York Times reports 4Q loss
- February 08, 2018

The investment managers in our partner's database now possess: 108.81 million shares, up from 103.47 million shares in 2017Q2. Sold All: 16 Reduced: 47 Increased: 65 New Position: 32. Darsana Capital Partners LP is the second biggest holder with 9 million shares now valued at 184.59 million whilst Fairpointe Capital LLC has 9 million shares valued at 166.76 million. (more...)
Investment Research Analysts Opinion: Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC), Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR) Investment Research Analysts Opinion: Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC), Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR)
- February 08, 2018

Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc who had been investing in Northrop Grumman Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $58.83 billion market cap company. Daiwa Sb Investments Ltd reported 36,860 shares. (NYSE:NRZ). Tru Investment holds 81,725 shares. Crestpoint Cap Ltd Com accumulated 0.21% or 1,600 shares. (more...)
Bridge Constructor Portal Coming To Nintendo Switch On February 28th Bridge Constructor Portal Coming To Nintendo Switch On February 28th
- February 08, 2018

Already available on PC, MacOS, Linux, iOS and Android, Bridge Constructor Portal will be released for Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on 28th Febuary, with PS4 following on 1st March. Speaking of GLaDOS: We're very happy that everybody's favorite Ellen McLain returned as her voice, this time as your friendly construction guide. Bridge Constructor Portal features gameplay similar to previous Bridge Constructor titles, but it takes place in Portal's Aperture Labs. (more...)
Google fined by India's regulatory commission Google fined by India's regulatory commission
- February 08, 2018

CCI passed the order in response to informations filed by Matrimony.com Limited and Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS) in 2012. The CCI has also observed in its order that Google was leveraging its dominance in the market for online general web search, to strengthen its position in the market for online syndicate search services. (more...)
Google hires new CEO for Access business Google hires new CEO for Access business
- February 08, 2018

He served as COO of Time Warner Cable from January 2014 to May 2016 (when Charter completed its acquisition of TW Cable). Jain is replacing former Access CEO Greg McCray, who left past year amid turmoil at Access over the future of Google Fiber and Alphabet's longer-term plans for providing low-priced, high-speed internet to both consumers and businesses. (more...)
Niantic apologizes for Pokémon Go Mewtwo raid issues Niantic apologizes for Pokémon Go Mewtwo raid issues
- February 08, 2018

Unfortunately the details about the quests and its tasks aren't clear yet, but the datamine has revealed things like catching Pokemon , hatching an egg, walk buddy, feeding Pokemon, winning gym battles, completing a raid battle, and so on. (more...)
Experts Predict Apple Music Will Destroy Spotify By Summer Experts Predict Apple Music Will Destroy Spotify By Summer
- February 08, 2018

They predict that by summer, Apple Music will have more paid subscribers in the USA than Spotify. Despite the narrowing gap in the United States, Spotify has maintained its global advantage over its competitors. But while consumers have reaped the benefits of listening to their favorite tracks via streaming services, the people who make those songs happen; the songwriters, have always been fighting to receive adequate payments for their contributions. (more...)
Nintendo is overhauling My Nintendo's Gold Points to work on Switch Nintendo is overhauling My Nintendo's Gold Points to work on Switch
- February 08, 2018

In Australia, you'll get 1 cent (yes 1 cent) for every 1 gold coin that you have in your account. Regular digital buyers are about to get a boost from My Nintendo . While the amount of Gold Coins you have now might not be impressive Nintendo is upping the rate at which you receive them. It's worth mentioning that Gold Points are only valid for the 12 months since they were first earned. (more...)
No, Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Not Be Delayed Again No, Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Not Be Delayed Again
- February 08, 2018

When asked what the delay was for, Zelnick confirmed what Rockstar relayed in their original messaging and that is that the game needed more polish. Rockstar Games parent company Take-Two Interactive has just released their earnings report for the quarter ending December 31 , and, unsurprisingly, the company continues to ride high on the seemingly-unstoppable success of Grand Theft Auto V . (more...)
SC to start final hearing in Ayodhya case today SC to start final hearing in Ayodhya case today
- February 08, 2018

The Supreme Court on Thursday fixed the next hearing in the Ayodhya dispute , to determine ownership of the 2.77 acre Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi disputed land, for March 14. Appearing for UP Sunni Central Waqf Board, Sibal had said that the hearing should be deferred to July 2019, suggesting that it be held after the outcome of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. (more...)
Skoda's bringing a facelifted Fabia to Geneva Skoda's bringing a facelifted Fabia to Geneva
- February 08, 2018

Changes to the car's exterior are minimal, with the introduction of LED head and tail-lights, lightly restyled front and rear bumpers and some new wheel designs, including an 18-inch option for the first time. A step up to the "Amundsen" system brings Skoda's online traffic information service, while Apple CarPlay and Android Auto also feature as part of Skoda's 'SmartLink+' technology. (more...)
Secret iPhone code published online in 'biggest ever' leak Secret iPhone code published online in 'biggest ever' leak
- February 08, 2018

While the code is for iOS 9.3.x, it's possible that it contains portions that are still used in iOS 11 . The blueprint details the iPhone's "iBoot" system, which kicks in when a phone switches on. Even though you can't compile it due to missing files, you can mess with the source code and find vulnerabilities as a security researcher . Jonathan Levin, the author of a series of books on iOS and Mac OSX internals told Motherboard that this is "the biggest leak in history" and pointed ... (more...)
North Korea says it's not interested in meeting US VP Pence North Korea says it's not interested in meeting US VP Pence
- February 08, 2018

North Korea test-fired ballistic missiles over Japan past year, as well as a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that climbed to an altitude of more than 4,000 km (2,485 miles) before splashing into Japanese waters. North Korean and Iranian athletes at the Winter Olympics will not receive high-end smartphones being handed out to their fellow competitors because of United Nations sanctions, organisers said Wednesday. (more...)
Study reveals ozone layer depleting faster above populated areas Study reveals ozone layer depleting faster above populated areas
- February 08, 2018

However, scientists working with Switzerland's Physical Meteorological Observatory are unsure what is causing ozone levels to vary at lower latitudes. The study released in European Geosciences Union Journal on Tuesday has called the phenomenon "unexpected" and warned that the status of ozone shield is worse today than 20 years ago. (more...)
Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark
- February 08, 2018

Britain's oldest complete skeleton, known as Cheddar Man, was unearthed more than a century ago in Gough's Cave in Somerset. The scientists from London's Natural History Museum and University College London (UCL) analysed DNA from an nearly complete Homo sapiens skeleton, known as Cheddar Man after it was found in a cave in Cheddar Gorge in south-western England in 1903. (more...)
If Asteroids Don't Destroy Elon Musk's Space Tesla, Radiation Will, Experts Say If Asteroids Don't Destroy Elon Musk's Space Tesla, Radiation Will, Experts Say
- February 08, 2018

SpaceX Chairman Elon Musk refers to Falcon Heavy as the "Big F***ing Rocket", or "BFD", because it has the capability of lifting 140,700 pounds of payload into space. Apparently, there is a auto in orbit around Earth. Batteries powering the camera views of the Roadster were only expected to last about 12 hours, so they won't provide close-up views of the vehicle near Mars or an asteroid, but that was never the idea. (more...)