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Six Nations: Wales name team to face Scotland, Josh Adams makes debut Six Nations: Wales name team to face Scotland, Josh Adams makes debut
- February 01, 2018

Wales have not won the Six Nations title since 2013, and need a winning start against a side they last lost at home to 16 years ago, especially as they then face successive away games against England and Ireland. We are really happy with his form and the combination with Gareth Davies at nine". Wales: L Halfpenny; J Adams, S Williams, H Parkes, S Evans; R Patchell, G Davies; R Evans, K Owens, S Lee, C Hill, A Wyn Jones (capt), A Shingler, J Navidi, R Moriarty. (more...)
Game Developers Conference backtracks on award for Atari founder after #MeToo outcry Game Developers Conference backtracks on award for Atari founder after #MeToo outcry
- February 01, 2018

Amid the outcry, organizers of the conference announced via Twitter that it chose to rescind its award to Bushnell and instead planned to use it "to honor all of the pioneering and unheard voices of the past". Proffitt, the chief executive of Ker-Chunk Games , an independent games developer with a focus on women's empowerment, was referring to incidents described in The Ultimate History of Video Games , a 2001 oral history in which Bushnell and Atari are discussed at length. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 delayed until October Red Dead Redemption 2 delayed until October
- February 01, 2018

Rockstar Games has finally issued a release date for Red Dead Redemption . The motivation for the delay is the usual, with Rockstar requiring "extra time for polish". The announcement also mentions that "a lot more information" about the game will be shared in the coming weeks, so the goodies don't end here. We will keep you updated on the game as soon as more come in on it, so stay tuned for all the latest news. (more...)
Google Closes $1.1 Billion Deal for HTC Design Talent Google Closes $1.1 Billion Deal for HTC Design Talent
- February 01, 2018

Cher Wang, chairwoman and CEO of HTC , commented on the partnership, "This agreement is a brilliant next step in our longstanding partnership, enabling Google to supercharge their hardware business while ensuring continued innovation within our HTC smartphone and VIVE virtual reality businesses". (more...)
Arun Jaitley proposes to cut customs duty on raw cashew to 2.5% Arun Jaitley proposes to cut customs duty on raw cashew to 2.5%
- February 01, 2018

According to Jain, the Centre's move to walk the talk on "Make in India" by increasing the Customs duty to 20 per cent on imported mobile phones and in PCBAs of accessories like batteries & chargers (15 per cent), will give a big boost for localisation and setting up of a domestic component ecosystem. (more...)
LG Settles Bootloop Lawsuit, Members Can Choose Between Cash Settlement or Rebate LG Settles Bootloop Lawsuit, Members Can Choose Between Cash Settlement or Rebate
- February 01, 2018

However, as of this writing, visiting the link to the survey brings up a message saying it's been closed. Did you ever have one of the phones included in this lawsuit? Because such a side swath of smartphones were plagued by bootlooping , owners filed a class-action lawsuit against LG. (more...)
Lookout for Price Target? Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY), Qorvo, Inc. (QRVO)
- February 01, 2018

Qorvo, Inc. (QRVO ) is intriguing when broken down to its core data. Achmea Investment Management B.V. bought a new stake in Qorvo during the 2nd quarter valued at $188,000. The ROA ratio is calculated by comparing net income to average total assets, and is expressed as a percentage. The company's revenue was down 8.3% compared to the same quarter previous year. (more...)
'I Am a Good Guy Who Made a Bad Decision' 'I Am a Good Guy Who Made a Bad Decision'
- February 01, 2018

He re-emerged on January 24 with a suicide prevention video and then sat for his first TV interview since the controversy on Thursday morning (Feb. 1) with Good Morning America's Michael Strahan . "Millions of people, literally, telling me they hate me, to go die in a fire", he says. "It's not like i'm a bad guy", he said. "Sometimes I cuss, sometimes I make inappropriate jokes, I wanna make jokes [that] kids my age are gonna like". (more...)
HVAC Sensors Market Size Set for Rapid Growth 2017 HVAC Sensors Market Size Set for Rapid Growth 2017
- February 01, 2018

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Hero shooter-MOBA hybrid big is shutting down Hero shooter-MOBA hybrid big is shutting down
- February 01, 2018

It always sucks to see games get shut down, but hey, I guess this means onto bigger and greater things. Discontinuing Gigantic was not an easy decision. As of July 31, the servers will cease function and huge will officially be no more. Despite our best efforts, we were unable to find an impactful solution that would help huge break through in a crowded market . (more...)
More Than 700000 Bad Android Apps Removed From Google Play More Than 700000 Bad Android Apps Removed From Google Play
- February 01, 2018

The figure is up a staggering 70 per cent over 2016, but algorithms have meant that 99 per cent of apps were rejected before anyone had a chance to install them. Potentially harmful applications-such as those created to serve up ads, steal a user's personal information or conduct SMS fraud-continued to be another significant threat to Android users. (more...)
Zuma's end inches closer as corruption charges hang over his head Zuma's end inches closer as corruption charges hang over his head
- February 01, 2018

President Jacob Zuma, submitted documents on Wednesday night to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) arguing why he shouldn't be prosecuted for 783 counts of corruption, relating to a $2 billion arms deal in the 1990s. Zuma, 75, has seen a reversal of fortune since Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa succeeded him as African National Congress leader last month. ANC officials have given conflicting remarks about the fate of Zuma, with some claiming that Zuma would be recalled before SONA ... (more...)
Foldable Samsung phone for 2018 will have a folding screen Foldable Samsung phone for 2018 will have a folding screen
- February 01, 2018

The report also mentions the company is betting big on the Samsung Galaxy S9 flagship to be launched at the Samsung Unpacked event on February 25, leading up to the MWC 2018 . When folded, it becomes compact and easy to handle in one hand while the full 7.3-inch display will convert it into a tablet with a much bigger screen. (more...)
Bert: It'll do it my way, not Ange's way Bert: It'll do it my way, not Ange's way
- February 01, 2018

The Asian champions will open their Russian Federation 2018 campaign against group heavyweights France, before further outings against Denmark and Peru. "The challenge is to let them play in a way that gives a them a chance to win games. I was also raised that you have to run behind your opponent, but I think it's better ... (more...)
Redmi 5A sale on Flipkart today at 12 PM Redmi 5A sale on Flipkart today at 12 PM
- February 01, 2018

Xiaomi's entry level smartphone Redmi 5A is now also available in rose gold colour. Xiaomi's Redmi India Twitter handle posted the first glimpse to the new colour. The smartphone features a 5-inch HD display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor. Similar to other current generation Redmi phones, the antenna-lines have been pushed to the edges of the device, giving it a cleaner look altogether. (more...)
Rocket League Xbox One X upgrade pushed to late 2018 Rocket League Xbox One X upgrade pushed to late 2018
- February 01, 2018

The Spring Feature update is part of Psyonix's new plan to alternate between what it calls Feature Updates and Content Updates. Rocket League will get improved visuals for its Nintendo Switch version later this spring, and for Xbox One X later this year. (more...)
SEE PIC: Shahid Kapoor's daughter Misha's adorable smile will make your day SEE PIC: Shahid Kapoor's daughter Misha's adorable smile will make your day
- February 01, 2018

The popular Bollywood couple turned showstoppers for designer Anita Dongre and also shared a romantic moment at the ramp. "But, today we feel vindicated", Shahid told reporters on the sidelines of the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018. (more...)
Apple shelves major new features in iOS 12 - but for good reason Apple shelves major new features in iOS 12 - but for good reason
- February 01, 2018

Back in December, it was reported by Bloomberg that Apple will let developers create a single app that can run on iOS devices and macOS computers. At the same time, Apple introduced various features meant to allow users to seamlessly transition between iOS and macOS. (more...)
Keep Your Active Eyes on Huntsman Corporation (HUN)
- February 01, 2018

TG Therapeutics, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 31.17%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of SMA50 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 19.19%. It also upped Stemline Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:STML) stake by 30,000 shares and now owns 1.19M shares. Sure, the percentage is encouraging but better times are ahead as looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go up by 12.95%, annually. (more...)
Mario movie cometh, Nintendo working with 'Despicable Me' studio Mario movie cometh, Nintendo working with 'Despicable Me' studio
- February 01, 2018

Legendary game designer, co-Representative Director of Nintendo, and Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto will co-produce the feature film with Illumination head Chris Meledandri . The iconic video game character recently made waves with his new Nintendo Switch exclusive game Super Mario Odyssey which garnered dozens of ideal review scores, game of the year nominations, and over 9 million units sold within the first three months of release. (more...)