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'CHOOSE FRANCE' Emmanuel Macron tries to SNATCH enterprise from United Kingdom after Brexit 'CHOOSE FRANCE' Emmanuel Macron tries to SNATCH enterprise from United Kingdom after Brexit
- January 23, 2018

Probably. In a similar context", he said , when challenged directly by interviewer Andrew Marr. But our context was very different, so I don't want to take any bets . "As soon as you decide not to join the [EU] preconditions, it's not a full access". "There should be no cherry-picking in the single market because that's a dismantling of the single market", he said. (more...)
Man arrested over threats to 'gun down' CNN employees Man arrested over threats to 'gun down' CNN employees
- January 23, 2018

The FBI alleged that Griesemer called CNN's headquarters in Atlanta , Georgia, approximately 22 times between 9 January and 10 January, threatening violence against the network's staff and making racist remarks. "We take any threats to CNN employees or workplaces, around the world, extremely seriously". CNN said in a statement on Monday that it had been in contact with law enforcement officials and taken steps to protect its staff. (more...)
Rust Leaves Steam Early Access in February After Four Years Rust Leaves Steam Early Access in February After Four Years
- January 23, 2018

Facepunch says they are, "not planning any big reveals, launch parties, around the world tours or cash prize giveaways for this event". It's very much going to happen without much fuss. As for that price increase, Rust will cost $34.99 United States dollars, up from $19.99 USD, when it leaves Early Access on February 8th. And that can probably be summarised as "not all that much, beyond a price increase". (more...)
SteamWorld Dig Nintendo Switch Release Coming Next Week SteamWorld Dig Nintendo Switch Release Coming Next Week
- January 23, 2018

The sequel , SteamWorld Dig 2 , and the original's spiritual successor, SteamWorld Heist , released on the Switch past year to wide acclaim. Mostly notably, the levels in the sequel are completely handcrafted - the same each time you play them - while SteamWorld Dig features procedurally generated worlds for a new experience with each playthrough. (more...)
Brokerages Set Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Price Target at $70.19
- January 23, 2018

Moreover, L And S Advsr has 0.15% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc . It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. Robotti Robert increased its stake in Radnet Inc (RDNT) by 14.09% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
U.S. 9yo accidentally passes marijuana-laced gummy bears to classmates U.S. 9yo accidentally passes marijuana-laced gummy bears to classmates
- January 23, 2018

An announcement was made over the school's public address system asking any student who ate a gummy in the elementary cafeteria to come to the office. She added that she was unaware if any charges would be filed in connection with the incident, "but we turned it into a teaching moment for all of us - staff and students". (more...)
Excalibur Management Corp Sells 8770 Shares of Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)
- January 23, 2018

City Holding Co. now owns 103,389 shares of the chip maker's stock worth $3,487,000 after acquiring an additional 11,465 shares during the last quarter. The stock of RPC, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 6 by Evercore. (NYSE:ARE) earned "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Monday, October 19. (more...)
OnePlus Credit Card Hack Affects 40000 Customers OnePlus Credit Card Hack Affects 40000 Customers
- January 23, 2018

The company has even said that if the users require any kind of assistance, they should contact the OnePlus support team, who will help them out. OnePlus has quarantined the infected service and has since eliminated this script. The company concluded by stating that they will be collaborating with their payment processing partner to create a more secure payment system to prevent similar hacks in the future. (more...)
South Korean Media Show Split Opinion on North Korea's Olympic Participation South Korean Media Show Split Opinion on North Korea's Olympic Participation
- January 23, 2018

Appearing live on South Korean television, Hyon Song Wol didn't speak when she walked past a crowd of reporters, onlookers and a barrage of camera flashes before boarding an express train at Seoul's railway station for the eastern city of Gangneung, where the art troupe she also leads is to perform during the Pyeongchang Olympics. (more...)
Google's Waymo expands to Atlanta to test self-driving cars Google's Waymo expands to Atlanta to test self-driving cars
- January 23, 2018

Waymo's autonomous vehicles will have to tackle high levels of traffic in Atlanta, considering the city is the ninth most congested metro area in the world, according to the Inrix Traffic Scorecard. "With our talented workforce and legacy of innovation, Georgia is at the forefront of the most dynamic, cutting-edge industries like autonomous vehicles", said Georgia Governor Nathan Deal in a statement. (more...)
Area poison centers taking more calls following Tide Pod Challenge Area poison centers taking more calls following Tide Pod Challenge
- January 23, 2018

The laundry pod challenge or "Tide pod" meme has been sweeping the web since late 2017, showing teens consuming laundry pods. USU police initially called the incident a "tide pod overdose". Tide issued a running PSA on social media featuring Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski sternly wagging his finger when asked if Tide Pods are OK to eat. (more...)
A powered-on 'Xbox Watch' emerges, shows off fitness focus A powered-on 'Xbox Watch' emerges, shows off fitness focus
- January 23, 2018

According to Windows Central , the product only had four apps at this stage in its development: Workout, GPS, Settings, and USB debugging. What's not clear is exactly did this watch have going for gamers with it being called the Xbox Watch - so is that why it ended up as the Microsoft Band? Its entertainment services used the Xbox name, like Xbox Music and Xbox Video. (more...)
Apollo Micro Systems ends with over 64% premium Apollo Micro Systems ends with over 64% premium
- January 22, 2018

The stock further rose to ₹480 before settling with a gain of 60.6 per cent at ₹441.75, which is also the day's low, on the NSE. The IPO of Apollo Micro Systems , which caters to the Defence sector, saw overwhelming response from investors. (more...)
Vivo X20 Plus Under Display variant to launch on January 24 Vivo X20 Plus Under Display variant to launch on January 24
- January 22, 2018

While the Vivo X20 Plus is an already existing smartphone from the company, the under-display fingerprint sensor is the new addition to it. This would be the first Vivo smartphone to feature in-display Fingerprint Sensor which would be acquired by the upcoming smartphones in the future. (more...)
Nvidia moves against the miners Nvidia moves against the miners
- January 22, 2018

This takes a heavy toll on the GPU, and always benefits from more than one card active. A Reddit thread discussing the topic lays blame at people and organisations going to wholesalers and buying Nvidia GPUs in bulk to support their mining operations, thereby limiting supply to retailers and pushing the prices of GeForce cards up. (more...)
Overwatch reveals new standard loot cosmetics Overwatch reveals new standard loot cosmetics
- January 22, 2018

We're only three short days away from the next Overwatch update, that includes over 100 new cosmetic items. As expected, another new item was revealed today and it's a legendary skin for our favorite Brazilian DJ. Coming second in terms of hype are the new costumes that Blizzard will bring out with the cosmetics update, with some of them paying homage to classic Blizzard game series like "Starcraft" and "Diablo". (more...)
Sonic creator Yuji Naka joins Final Fantasy maker Square Enix Sonic creator Yuji Naka joins Final Fantasy maker Square Enix
- January 22, 2018

To this day the blue blur remains one of SEGA's prime properties but Naka, despite going on to create equally singular games like Nights Into Dreams , ChuChuRocket! and Phantasy Star Online , left the company over a decade ago. I%u2019m joining game development as before, and strive to develop games at SQUARE ENIX. Naka-san did not provide any further information on the game he is planning, but it's certainly intriguing to see him work on the development side once more. (more...)
Sony PlayStation's Totaku Figurines Are Gorgeous To Look At Sony PlayStation's Totaku Figurines Are Gorgeous To Look At
- January 22, 2018

PlayStation will launch its own line of figurines based on characters and franchises familiar or exclusive to the console. Each of these small figures is about 10 centimeters tall, and represents a character in one of his most iconic poses. (more...)
Apple to CANCEL the iPhone X, new report claims Apple to CANCEL the iPhone X, new report claims
- January 22, 2018

This claim comes from highly-regarded Apple prognosticator Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at the KGI securities firm. A report from TechInsights found the iPhone X's flashier parts cost Apple 25 percent more than the iPhone 8 , but that it retailed 43 percent higher. (more...)
Microsoft doubles down on its low-cost Chromebook competition for schools Microsoft doubles down on its low-cost Chromebook competition for schools
- January 22, 2018

Microsoft's CVP Yusuf Mehdi says the new devices are for those who "don't want to compromise on Chromebooks". In an ongoing effort to stay at the forefront in the minds of educators and students, Microsoft has unveiled four new laptops created to give students and schools what they need while not putting a huge dent in the wallet. (more...)