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'Dancing With the Stars: Athletes' Reveals First 3 Stars Ahead of Premiere 'Dancing With the Stars: Athletes' Reveals First 3 Stars Ahead of Premiere
- April 05, 2018

Harding, who is most famous for her feud with Nancy Kerrigan , returned to spotlight this year with the release of Oscar-nominated I, Tonya . Do you think Margot Robbie will show up to cheer on Tonya Harding? However, to some Dancing with the Stars viewers, Harding's image will be forever tarnished by that ugly knee-bashing incident at the 1994 U.S. (more...)
The center of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes The center of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes
- April 05, 2018

Since there is a lot going on in the center of the galaxy it is not 100 percent sure that there are 10,000 black holes out there but even if there is just a tenth of that out there, it is a tenth more that scientists did not know about before. (more...)
New Alexa update for Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 tablets New Alexa update for Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 tablets
- April 05, 2018

Now that same functionality will roll out to Amazon's other tablets through a free, over-the-air software update. The two tablets, which are priced from $49.99, have had Alexa support since launch , but it's not worked in quite the same way as you'd experience the voice assistant through an Echo or Echo Dot . (more...)
Blizzard releases 'Retribution' comic revealing more about Overwatch's Blackwatch Blizzard releases 'Retribution' comic revealing more about Overwatch's Blackwatch
- April 05, 2018

Retribution sees four members of Blackwatch - Gabriel Reyes (who eventually becomes Reaper), Moira, McCree, and Genji - taking on hordes of Talon operatives in Venice. The structure of their hunt for Antonio also implies that it could be similarly multiphase level where you attack a facility, locate Antonio, then have to escort him out like a payload. (more...)
Reliance Jio begins Jio Payments Bank operations Reliance Jio begins Jio Payments Bank operations
- April 05, 2018

Jio Payments Bank is a joint venture between Reliance Industries and State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest bank by assets. What is a payments bank? After Airtel and Idea, Jio becomes the third cellular operator to launch payments banks. (more...)
Noteworthy Stocks: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU), JD.com, Inc. (JD) Noteworthy Stocks: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU), JD.com, Inc. (JD)
- April 05, 2018

They set a "neutral" rating and a $21.10 price target for the company. "From a planned perspective, the backdrop of elevated corporate leverage and tightening financial conditions drives our continued recommendation to own stocks with strong balance sheets", Snider and Kostin wrote. (more...)
Hubble spots farthest individual star ever seen Hubble spots farthest individual star ever seen
- April 05, 2018

Scientists have detected the most distant star ever viewed, a blue behemoth located more than halfway across the universe and named after the ancient Greek mythological figure Icarus . Details about the landmark event appear in a paper, titled "Extreme magnification of a star at redshift 1.5 by a galaxy cluster lens", which was published online yesterday in Nature Astronomy . (more...)
NBA Odds: Celtics Betting Underdogs Vs. Raptors In Eastern Conference Clash NBA Odds: Celtics Betting Underdogs Vs. Raptors In Eastern Conference Clash
- April 05, 2018

This is a critical game for the Raptors, especially if things go against them in Cleveland and Boston prevails in Milwaukee. Despite the tight race between the two teams atop the Eastern Conference standings, the Raptors sit well ahead of Boston at +950 on the National Basketball Association championship odds, while the Celtics trail at +2500. (more...)
Tinder begins testing its first video feature, Tinder Loops Tinder begins testing its first video feature, Tinder Loops
- April 05, 2018

When logging into Tinder using Facebook, you get a prompt that says the app "requires you provide additional Facebook permissions in order to create or use a Tinder account". Once a video is selected, the user drags on a time strip to select the 2-seconds to be used on the Loop. There's now no way of capturing Loops right inside the Tinder app, but it isn't hard to imagine that that could change in the future. (more...)
Facebook's Zuck isn't keen on adopting GDPR-style privacy rules globally Facebook's Zuck isn't keen on adopting GDPR-style privacy rules globally
- April 04, 2018

FACEBOOK ISN'T REALLY INTERESTED in taking the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and applying it beyond Europe. Following allegations that data belonging to its users was harvested by Cambridge Analytica , the company's senior executives have been summoned to appear before MPs in the United Kingdom and Congress in the US. (more...)
Stock Radar: Watching the Numbers for Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Stock Radar: Watching the Numbers for Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)
- April 04, 2018

About 41,153 shares traded. (NYSE:RYAM) has risen 69.18% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.03% the S&P500. Cls Investments Llc increased its stake in Intel Corp ( INTC ) by 646.83% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Facebook removes accounts owned by Russia-based IRA Facebook removes accounts owned by Russia-based IRA
- April 04, 2018

Mr Stamos said the company would remove every account linked to the IRA in future. Uncovering this activity took months of work by our team and I wanted to explain why we took this action. "It's why we don't want them on Facebook", Stamos said in a blog post. Nevertheless, the indictments by Mr. Mueller were widely regarded as his honest effort to expose the crimes had been committed by the Russian interference, which President Trump has since then fervently slammed as a "hoax". (more...)
HMD Global India event highlights: Nokia 6, 7 Plus, 8 Sirocco announced HMD Global India event highlights: Nokia 6, 7 Plus, 8 Sirocco announced
- April 04, 2018

The Android Oreo (Go)-powered device, priced at Rs 5,499 is targeted at entry-level smartphone buyers. However, it runs Android 7.1 with Xiaomi's proprietary MIUI 9 on top. It's actually the first phone that's come to India that's powered by this processor which is essentially Qualcomm's flagship 600 series processor . (more...)
Far Cry 5 Live Event 'Well Done' is Now Live Far Cry 5 Live Event 'Well Done' is Now Live
- April 04, 2018

While some are still fanning the flames for pointing out reasons to be offended by Far Cry 5 not being political enough, or being too political in some cases. Anyone can sign up for the Far Cry 5 live event regardless of if they have a season pass or not. To access the event, open the menu and keep scrolling until you find the online tab. (more...)
Tiger Shroff's 'Baaghi 2' set to enter Rs 100-crore club Tiger Shroff's 'Baaghi 2' set to enter Rs 100-crore club
- April 04, 2018

While Tiger plays an army officer in the film, Disha Patani plays his former college girlfriend. If sources are to be believed Disha has been talking to Mohit for a while and is set to sign on the dotted line. But everything happens for a reason. Directed by Ahmed Khan, Baaghi 2 marks Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani's debut Bollywood film and also features a special dance number by Jacqueline Fernandez, which is a reprised version of Madhuri Dixit's Ek Do Teen . (more...)
Ubisoft announces Ghost Recon Wildlands Year 2; four major updates incoming Ubisoft announces Ghost Recon Wildlands Year 2; four major updates incoming
- April 04, 2018

On the PvP side, the update has a brand new class and the sabotage game mode for Ghost War, which will have five new maps built exclusively for it. It will feature new Teammate Customization options, which will let players change their outfits using all the items they've unlocked. (more...)
Samsung reportedly launching Samsung Galaxy S9 mini Samsung reportedly launching Samsung Galaxy S9 mini
- April 04, 2018

We will provide with updates as soon as we get new information. Samsung hasn't released a Mini in the S-series lineup since the Galaxy S5 Mini back in 2014. Will you be upgrading to the Galaxy S9? The 64GB version of the Samsung Galaxy S8 is selling at Rs 49,990 and after the cashback the customers can get it for Rs 39,990 which is nearly similar to the price of OnePlus 5T. (more...)
Insomniac Games - Spider-Man is Insomniac Games - Spider-Man is "never" coming to Xbox One
- April 04, 2018

We were taken aback by the fact that Kratos' new axe in God of War could be altered and that "gear" could be crafted, but in all honesty, even narrative-driven adventure games like God of War and Spider-Man can benefit from progression loops like these; they add some nice replay value and empower players to hone the playstyle more to their liking. (more...)
Democrats Score Big Win In Wisconsin Supreme Court Race Democrats Score Big Win In Wisconsin Supreme Court Race
- April 04, 2018

On the heels of a major swing in Democrats' favor in a state Senate race in Wisconsin earlier this year, it's the latest indication that the political ground has shifted since President Donald Trump and Republican Sen. Several voters in liberal Madison said they were motivated to vote against Screnock because of his NRA support. Turnout is usually around 21 percent for Wisconsin's spring election. (more...)
Trump set for Amazon battle after Twitter attack Trump set for Amazon battle after Twitter attack
- April 04, 2018

Packages and shipping are one area that's growing for the postal service, bringing in more than $19 billion in revenue a year ago even as volume of letters and magazines declined. But, just a few hours later, the stock has recovered and is up about 1 percent today. "I have stated my concerns with Amazon long before the Election", Trump wrote on Twitter , after reports a day earlier said he was "obsessed" with getting Amazon. (more...)