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Northern Senators Forum Removes Abdullahi Adamu As Chairman Northern Senators Forum Removes Abdullahi Adamu As Chairman
- February 22, 2018

There are some things that some of my colleagues can not say but I'm not used to holding back what is the truth. When we resumed as senators, Ahmad Lawan tendered the sum of N70 million to the 8th Senate. Senator Adamu refused to comment saying he will speak to reporters only at a later time. A source said that the allegation of financial mismanagement leveled against Adamu may be a smoke screen to cover up the real issue. (more...)
Senate set to suspend Omo-Agege over Buhari comment Senate set to suspend Omo-Agege over Buhari comment
- February 22, 2018

The Senate consequently resolved to look into the matter and asked its committee on ethics and privileges to investigate. However, At the plenary session on Tuesday, Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi-West), raised a point of order to accuse Omo-Agege of denigrating the Senate by alleging that the resolution on the amendment was targeted at Buhari. (more...)
Walt Disney World announces opening date for much-anticipated Toy Story Land Walt Disney World announces opening date for much-anticipated Toy Story Land
- February 22, 2018

So, what would the planned Toy Story Land look like? The area in inspired from the hit " Toy Story " movies, as the area is created to make characters such as Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Slinky Dog become "larger than life". - In Toy Story Land, Andy's footprint is about 25 feet long or the equivalent of a size 240 shoe. Recently updated with a third track, the popular attraction will put even more guests in the carnival playset action taking aim at 3D objects -- using everything from ... (more...)
Overwatch League makes the grade Overwatch League makes the grade
- February 22, 2018

Without discounts, Bits are $1.40 (USD) for 100, giving the skin a value of more than $400,000 (USD). It was originally announced that viewer rewards would be coming when the Overwatch League's partnership with Twitch was announced. In that time, the game has amassed over 30 million players , gave birth to countless memes and parodies, and also launched its own professional esports league. (more...)
Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- February 21, 2018

Tower Rech Cap Limited Company (Trc) has invested 0% in Carrols Restaurant Group , Inc. It closed at $12.9 lastly. (NASDAQ: TAST ) has risen 0.56% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:TAST). Alliancebernstein LP has 36,400 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Public Sector Pension Investment Board accumulated 48,807 shares. Stephens Invest Management Ltd Com stated it has 102,550 shares or 0.29% of all its holdings. (more...)
My PlayStation Is a New Browser-Based Social Hub My PlayStation Is a New Browser-Based Social Hub
- February 22, 2018

Also, if you're already signed in, click on your Profile image at the top right and then, from the drop-down menu, click on your name, which will take you to your My PlayStation profile page. Sony says that My PlayStation works with a number of web browsers on Windows 10, MacOS 10, iOS 10, and Android 5, so you should be good to go regardless of your current setup. (more...)
Street Analysts View On Starbucks Corporation (SBUX), Arconic Inc. (ARNC)
- February 21, 2018

The stock has a market cap of $78,670.00, a P/E ratio of 18.78, a PEG ratio of 1.56 and a beta of 0.70. The number of shares that were traded during the day was 10.15 million, which corresponds to its 3-month volume average of 10.62 million shares a day. (more...)
Marco Rubio's Ridiculous Screed Against Gun Safety Makes No Sense Marco Rubio's Ridiculous Screed Against Gun Safety Makes No Sense
- February 21, 2018

In a radio interview Thursday morning he said , "I've said this before, a lot of people don't like when I say it, to date, none of the gun laws that have been proposed here in Washington would have prevented any of these attacks". "If you're going to talk about gun violence, you're going to have to focus on the gun part". It's fucking true. And, thanks to Rubio being so incredibly bought and paid for by gun rights groups like the NRA, we can expect him to not do a damn thing about it. (more...)
Honor 9 Lite gets Face Unlock feature in India via OTA update Honor 9 Lite gets Face Unlock feature in India via OTA update
- February 21, 2018

Both phones offer large 18:9 displays, mid-range specs, and affordable price tags. Honor 9 Lite has started receiving the advanced Face Unlock feature . It is packed with 3000mAh battery with Honor's fifth-generation smart battery saving technology for extended battery life. The biggest USP of the Honor 9 Lite is its unique and premium glass design which helps it stand out from the swath of metal clad smartphones out there. (more...)
Shining Resonance Refrain Is Getting A Draconic Launch Edition Shining Resonance Refrain Is Getting A Draconic Launch Edition
- February 21, 2018

While the initial news only relates to the PS4 version, Game Informer has heard there will also be a Switch release. Shining Resonance Refrain will be available for $49.99 United States dollars / $64.99 CAD and will be released this Summer. (more...)
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 enables music streaming to multiple Bluetooth devices Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 enables music streaming to multiple Bluetooth devices
- February 21, 2018

While mobile technology is understandably a huge focus for Qualcomm , it has also announced big steps forward in its C-V2X (cellular vehicle-to-everything) communication technology testing, which first started 12 months ago. Neutral Network library which allows them to run AI algorithms directly on Qualcomm's Hexagon Vector Processor. It supports Tensorflow, Caffe, and Caffe2 frameworks aside from the Open Neural Network Excahnge interchange format. (more...)
New Ford Edge revealed ahead of Geneva Motor Show New Ford Edge revealed ahead of Geneva Motor Show
- February 21, 2018

Under the hood, there's a new 2.0-liter EcoBlue bi-turbo diesel engine that produces 238 PS (175 kW). The refreshed Edge will be offered in Trend, Titanium and top-spec Vignale trims, along with a new ST-Line specification - a sportier choice that adds unique styling details like 20 or 21-inch wheels, dual-exit exhausts and a sharp bodykit to the mix, plus sports suspension and variable-rate steering. (more...)
New Apple iPads will launch in March, leak suggests New Apple iPads will launch in March, leak suggests
- February 21, 2018

The most recent entries include filing for devices with model numbers A1954 and A1893. According to the latest filing, there are two new models that the tech giant might be unveiling during the month of March. Instead, this is probably a refresh to the cheaper non-Pro iPad line. Apple had traditionally updated the iPad lineup in March, with last year's announcement being a more affordable iPad. (more...)
Facebook unveils improved Group Video Chat in Messenger Facebook unveils improved Group Video Chat in Messenger
- February 21, 2018

To add someone while you're on a video or audio chat, tap on the screen and select the new "add person" icon, then tap on the people you want to add. With this added new feature, users will easily be able to turn a one-on-one chat into a group chat without interruption. (more...)
Instagram Direct Introduces New Privacy Controls Instagram Direct Introduces New Privacy Controls
- February 21, 2018

In a bid to give users enhanced control over what they share, Instagram announced modifications to its privacy settings, thereby enabling increased usage of Instagram Direct . With this update, users can exercise control over content being shared. It has been suggested that these new features have been introduced to encourage users to send more sensitive imagery, although whether or not you think that sensitive messages should be sent over social media platforms is a debate for another ... (more...)
Android-powered scooters are now a thing thanks to Archos Android-powered scooters are now a thing thanks to Archos
- February 21, 2018

As per an official statement, the company will unveil the electronic scooter at Mobile World Congress ( MWC) 2018 . The Archos Citee Connect boasts a 5-inch touch panel and runs on the latest Android 8.0 Oreo. On the contrary, the device attached to the bar handle of the scooter is connected with the main motor with the help of sensors, and in turn provides a number of relevant data like charge of the motor, speed of the scooter on the display. (more...)
New Volvo V60 revealed New Volvo V60 revealed
- February 21, 2018

Very pragmatic. Very Swedish. Certain markets will be offered a unique plaid upholstery, but Volvo has not yet detailed specifics for the North American market. More familiar Volvo attributes are of course present and correct, the new V60 building on the outgoing model's already strong safety offering. A detection system that can recognise pedestrians, cyclists and large animals (as well as other traffic) is connected to an automatic emergency braking system to help avoid crashes, while ... (more...)
Nightdive puts development of System Shock Remastered on hold Nightdive puts development of System Shock Remastered on hold
- February 21, 2018

Maybe we lost our focus. In his post today , Kick said this was a decision the team doesn't regret, but along with the engine switch everyone began "envisioning doing more", yet strayed from "the core concepts of the original title". The original 2016 Kickstarter project managed to garner 21,000 backers and a little more than USD$1.3 million on little more than a trailer and a promise. (more...)
Factional APC queries el-Rufai, suspends aides Factional APC queries el-Rufai, suspends aides
- February 21, 2018

The party announced the decision after an emergency State Executive Committee meeting at the party's secretariat, which ended around 7pm on Friday. We queried Mallam Nasiru el-Rufai for his anti party activities and anti human activities. Senator Hunkuyi has further illegally created a faction, headquartered in his house, as a bargaining chip. "The government is aware of Senator Hunkuyi's pompous claims that he will change the leadership of Kaduna State in 2019, by installing himself as ... (more...)
Total War: Rome 2 announces Desert Kingdoms DLC, adds Cleopatra and Teuta Total War: Rome 2 announces Desert Kingdoms DLC, adds Cleopatra and Teuta
- February 21, 2018

Each faction features new rosters of unique units with differing military strengths, building chains for your cities and new tech trees. They will each have individual Faction Traits while sharing several Cultural Traits such as Desert Warriors , which grant bonuses to morale during desert battles and bonus agricultural income, and Deep-rooted Traditions , which unfortunately gives a penalty to faction research rate. (more...)