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New BlackBerry KeyOne Replacement Gets Benchmarked
- November 22, 2017

This is all that was revealed by the newly uncovered GeekBench results. At this stage in the year we can be sure that whatever this device in testing is, it will be being prepped for a launch inside 2018, meaning it could be next year's flagship BlackBerry phone. (more...)
No going back on Ekpeyong, Oke - Magu No going back on Ekpeyong, Oke - Magu
- November 22, 2017

Armed guards of the NIA and DSS on Tuesday in Asokoro district of Abuja were reported to have prevented officials of the EFCC from arresting their former bosses residing in the area. It added that, "The suspect in question is not a serving officer of the DSS, which makes this action particularly reprehensible". Following the recent sack of Oke, THISDAY gathered that the EFCC made a second attempt to arrest him at his Asokoro residence Tuesday but the move was also thwarted by the DSS. (more...)
Belgium Finished Investigation on Loot Boxes, Deems Them Gambling Belgium Finished Investigation on Loot Boxes, Deems Them Gambling
- November 22, 2017

It's actually similar to the situation in China, where legislation ensures that those who buy loot boxes know the exact odds of what they'll be getting out. At the same time, the Minister of Justice reported that all types of products involving loot boxes and not informing consumers that they are gambling will be banned in Belgium and will seek to extend the measure throughout Europe, although he acknowledged that it will take time. (more...)
Belgium Deems Loot Boxes as Gambling; Moves to Ban Them Across Europe Belgium Deems Loot Boxes as Gambling; Moves to Ban Them Across Europe
- November 22, 2017

Recently VTM News reported that the Belgian Gaming Commission has determined that the loot boxes present in the video games are gambling and will have to be governed according to the legal framework of the country in that area. In recent days, the controversy surrounding loot boxes and microtransactions has been on everyone's lips, especially after the problems that engulfed Electronic Arts and the presence of this monetization model in Star Wars: Battlefront II . (more...)
Conductor in Ryan case gets bail, to be freed today Conductor in Ryan case gets bail, to be freed today
- November 22, 2017

On Tuesday, the Gurugram District Court granted bail to Ashok Kumar, the bus conductor who was initially named as the accused. Despite the bail, the CBI is not ruling out his involvement in the murder. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is now handling the probe, had also stated that they have not given a clean chit to anyone as of now. (more...)
Best Xbox One Deals On Black Friday 2017 Best Xbox One Deals On Black Friday 2017
- November 22, 2017

What's better than a new gaming console? If you're into fighting games those are also available, including Namco's Tekken 7 , which is available in two different version, the standard one for $36 and the deluxe edition for $51. Among the many items up for grabs at a discounted price will be video games, including Federation Internationale de Football Association 18. One of the best shooters- and inventive, for that matter - in recent years has been Battlefield One, which covers the events ... (more...)
If your Pixel 2 phone buzzes, a fix is coming in 'weeks' If your Pixel 2 phone buzzes, a fix is coming in 'weeks'
- November 22, 2017

The Google Assistant was as of late refreshed with some fundamental investigating capacities that have all the earmarks of being restrictive to the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL for the present, as per various client reports that rose online as of late. (more...)
YouTube For Amazon Echo Show Is Back YouTube For Amazon Echo Show Is Back
- November 22, 2017

At the time, Google said that Amazon's implementation of YouTube on the Echo Show violated YouTube's terms of service, which include some rules about branding as well as core functionality. But in September, the YouTube app abruptly disappeared from buyer's devices, without any warning at all - because YouTube wasn't happy with how its content was being shown. (more...)
Belgium will push for loot box gambling ban in Europe Belgium will push for loot box gambling ban in Europe
- November 22, 2017

The answer is yes. The report clarified details of the Commission's verdict, revealing that they consider the mixing of money and addiction to be gambling and that exposing children to these sorts of ideas is harmful. The loot boxes have come to stay, but not all studios are in favor of its massive implementation; one of them is Cory Barlog, from Santa Monica, which has shown Kratos destroying a loot box with the GIF posted below. (more...)
Tesla boss Elon Musk teases flying version of Roadster supercar on Twitter Tesla boss Elon Musk teases flying version of Roadster supercar on Twitter
- November 22, 2017

If Tesla is already spending $1 billion a quarter getting the Model 3 up and running, imagine how much money will need to be spent to get the two new vehicles off the ground. Those trucks can have a more limited range of 100 miles (160 kilometers) or less, which requires fewer expensive batteries. Long-haul semi trucks , on the other hand, would be expected to go greater distances, and that would be challenging. (more...)
Battlefield 1 Turning Tide Expansion Will Be Available in December Battlefield 1 Turning Tide Expansion Will Be Available in December
- November 22, 2017

Alongside the two new maps, a new class called The Infiltrator will be released, six new weapons (including two new melee weapons) will arrive, as well as the L-Class Destroyer Ship. Hit the link below for all the details. There's a host of other Battlefield 1 news coming along with the third expansion's release date. The ideal warm-up for the new fronts of Battlefield 1 Turning Tides . (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: Oceaneering International, Inc. (OII), Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK)
- November 22, 2017

Jefferies Group LLC restated a "hold" rating and set a $15.00 price objective (up from $14.00) on shares of Graphic Packaging Holding in a report on Friday, July 14th. The firm has "Neutral" rating by UBS given on Friday, August 18. BidaskClub cut Graphic Packaging Holding from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. (more...)
New Dragon Ball FighterZ screens feature Gotenks, Kid Buu and Son Gohan New Dragon Ball FighterZ screens feature Gotenks, Kid Buu and Son Gohan
- November 22, 2017

Gotenks will have a short reach but rapid attacks, including one called " Super Ghost Kamikaze Attack ". They will progress and fight against stronger enemies to increase rank and become the strongest fighter of Dragon Ball FighterZ! Publisher Bandai Namco announced Gotenks , Gohan (Adult) and Kid Buu will be in the game from launch. (more...)
Venom looks fantastic in Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite, due December 5 Venom looks fantastic in Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite, due December 5
- November 22, 2017

He retains several of his moves from his previous iteration, and has a new movement option in Venom Glide - a web zip of sorts, which can be aimed in six different directions, enabling him to keep the pressure going in his favor. Returning to the series with some of his signature moves, Venom's aggressive playstyle is further amplified in Marvel Vs Capcom: Infinite . Unlike the previously released story demo , this version opens up the game's versus mode and lets players square off ... (more...)
Acquires 31400 Shares of Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Acquires 31400 Shares of Tesla Inc. (TSLA)
- November 21, 2017

Zevenbergen Capital Investments Llc sold 88,314 shares as Tesla Inc . Vetr raised shares of Tesla from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $372.51 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. Its up 0.19, from 1.08 in 2017Q1. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. (more...)
New 2019 Lincoln MKC sports updated face, crash-safety tech New 2019 Lincoln MKC sports updated face, crash-safety tech
- November 21, 2017

Lincoln has rolled out a new SUV called the MKC and it is small but still has the luxury touches you expect in a Lincoln. The most obvious change is the new grille that looks like it's lifted straight off the Navigator. The base 2.0-liter turbocharged I4 puts out 245 horsepower, while an uprated 2.3-liter I4 boosts output to 285 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque. (more...)
Sizing Up Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC): Analysts Take Sizing Up Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC): Analysts Take
- November 21, 2017

The stock declined 0.27% or $0.17 reaching $62.1 per share. Marathon Oil Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently -7.81%. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. Hightower Advsr Ltd stated it has 19,753 shares. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Mngmt Grp Incorporated Ltd Company reported 50 shares. Northern Trust holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) for 5.86M shares. (more...)
Toyota unveils T-HR3 3rd-generation surrogate robot Toyota unveils T-HR3 3rd-generation surrogate robot
- November 21, 2017

Toyota has a new, third-generation humanoid robot bears the charming name "T-HR3" and is created to be a helpful and safe assistant to humans. "Capable of mimicking the movements of its operator down to even gentle movements, the robot stands at 5'1" tall and weighs in at just 75kg, just under the height of the average person. (more...)
Made in India: Mi Power Bank 2i 10000mAh & 20000mAh Launched In India Made in India: Mi Power Bank 2i 10000mAh & 20000mAh Launched In India
- November 21, 2017

This factory is now product 7 power banks per minute and we will ramp up production further as demand increases. Earlier the company has set up two plants in Siri City, Andra Pradesh. "I believe a key reason for our success in the smartphone segment has been our commitment to the country". Both the devices come with dual USB output, which means that you can charge two devices using the powerbanks at the same time. (more...)
After WhatsApp, Skype removed from app stores in China
- November 21, 2017

Tumbleweeds are a-blowin' through app stores in China, as unmonitored and foreign-run communication tools continue to vanish. In recent years, Beijing has pursued a series of laws and regulations that have raised concerns from foreign companies trying to expand their user base across the country. (more...)