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Trion Worlds to release Defiance remaster this summer Trion Worlds to release Defiance remaster this summer
- March 02, 2018

You can check out the announcement trailer above, as well as a developer update for the game below. Defiance 2050 will be available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC summer 2018. Defiance 2050 will launch as a free-to-play experience, as opposed to the first game that started as a full retail title before going F2P a few years later. (more...)
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have 'killed people directly', Bill Gates claims Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have 'killed people directly', Bill Gates claims
- March 01, 2018

To claim that cryptocurrency could have already directly led to deaths is a bold claim but Bill Gates is nearly certainly correct with his assertion. "I don't think this is a good thing", he remarked in the Reddit AMA . Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett has been making his feelings on bitcoin clear since 2014, and those feelings are anything but positive. (more...)
Microsoft soaks in Singapore sun Microsoft soaks in Singapore sun
- March 02, 2018

This marks the company's first renewable-energy deal in Asia, and also means that Microsoft's Singapore datacenters will eventually be 100% solar powered. Singapore is home to Microsoft's data centres that deliver its cloud services such as Microsoft Azure and Office 365. "Microsoft also serves as a role model more broadly for leading corporate buyers pursuing clean energy strategies in Asia, and their support on this project inspires our work in Singapore and our operations throughout ... (more...)
Dyson Seeks More Engineers To Work Dyson Seeks More Engineers To Work
- March 02, 2018

Dyson's profits for 2017 rose by nearly a third since 2016 to reach £801m, with nearly three-quarters of the company's growth coming from Asia at a time of growing demand for technology and consumer products from the region's burgeoning middle classes. (more...)
Brokers Opinions on: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM)
- March 01, 2018

Metlife Inc now has $49.51 billion valuation. (JD) as shares traded with positive change of 0.93% at $48.8 during last trading day on a USA exchange. About 230,232 shares traded. Therefore 50% are positive. New Mountain Finance had 8 analyst reports since January 20, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Friday, November 4. (more...)
Charles River Laboratories Intl. (NYSE:CRL) Earns Hold Rating from Barclays
- March 01, 2018

The hedge fund run by Thomas Lenox Kempner held 162,500 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $17.55M, up from 100,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Qs Investors Ltd Co reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. Snyder Cap Mgmt Lp holds 0.29% or 53,413 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
PlayStation Plus to ditch PS3 and PS Vita games from 2019 PlayStation Plus to ditch PS3 and PS Vita games from 2019
- March 01, 2018

Join Ratchet, Clank , Captain Qwark, and their new friends as they battle to save the Solana Galaxy. It's not a big stretch to suggest that the PS Plus Free Games for March 2018 output is putting an actual month of new game releases in the shadows. (more...)
Audi A6 revealed ahead of Geneva Motor Show debut Audi A6 revealed ahead of Geneva Motor Show debut
- March 01, 2018

As far as straight up acceleration goes, Audi claims the 340 HP A6 will reach 62 miles per hour from rest in 5.1 seconds which means it will be 0.3 seconds slower than the xDrive alternative from BMW . The Tour assist package comes with the adaptive cruise assist, which supplements the adaptive cruise control with a light steering assist feature to keep the vehicle in lane. (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne: Man City's Carabao Cup win is just the beginning Kevin De Bruyne: Man City's Carabao Cup win is just the beginning
- March 01, 2018

Sky Sports' Jamie Redknapp is another pundit to lavish praise on the Blues, suggesting the Carabao Cup is the first of many trophies we can expect to be brought back to the Etihad Stadium. "But if we play like we did in the second half we will go far". Manchester City certainly did not have to be at their best to beat a below-par Arsenal side. (more...)
Warren Buffett hungry for deals Warren Buffett hungry for deals
- March 01, 2018

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway , along with Amazon.com and JPMorgan Chase, said in late January that they planned to start a joint venture to improve health care for their workers. Warren Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, distributed over the weekend, highlighted the closing out of his ten year bet against hedge funds. (more...)
Sridevi: Repatriation procedure for her body further delayed Sridevi: Repatriation procedure for her body further delayed
- March 01, 2018

Commenting on the usual legal procedures, Anuradha Vobbiliselty, an advocate and legal consultant at Dr Ibrahim Al Mulla legal consultants said, "After the completion police investigation, all death cases of expatriates, including natural and unnatural death, are transferred to public prosecution department". (more...)
Overwatch adds Torbjorn's daughter Brigitte, available now on PTR Overwatch adds Torbjorn's daughter Brigitte, available now on PTR
- March 01, 2018

She can also create Repair Packs to heal allies, as well as provide armor like Torbjörn does. Her default attack is her Rocket Flail , a melee weapon with both decent range and spread that lets her hit diving enemies easily. "As a squire, Brigitte had many responsibilities, the most important of which was the upkeep of Reinhardt's Crusader armor (a design she was familiar with as the current version was designed by her father)". (more...)
Xbox Game Pass March Lineup Revealed Xbox Game Pass March Lineup Revealed
- March 01, 2018

The Xbox Game Pass system already has a large selection of games to choose from, but more are set to be added to the subscription service. Microsoft just confirmed that Rise of the Tomb Raider will be available for its Xbox Game Pass service next month, according to Larry Hryb's tweet. (more...)
H1Z1 leaves Early Access and fully releases today, introduces Auto Royale mode H1Z1 leaves Early Access and fully releases today, introduces Auto Royale mode
- March 01, 2018

However, battle royale spawned a huge following and the mode was rebranded as just H1Z1, which is now out of early access. "And we were the first ones that really came out with its own standalone version of Battle Royale". The mode will introduce two new vehicles to the game: a sedan and an armoured recon vehicle (ARV). Power ups for Auto Royale are split into Defensive , Evasive and combative . (more...)
McLaren Senna Carbon Theme shows off its fiber weave ahead of Geneva McLaren Senna Carbon Theme shows off its fiber weave ahead of Geneva
- March 01, 2018

This brevity-averse model is one of five special themes that this limited-edition hypercar can be ordered in, and as you might guess from the name, it's all about carbon fiber. McLaren will build just 500 units of the Senna , and every one is already spoken for . Just 500 examples will be hand-built at the McLaren production centre in Woking, in a process that takes close to 300 hours for each auto - which is why they cost a cool £750 000 (R12.2 million) each - and yes, they're all spoken ... (more...)
Reliance Big TV launches subscription-free offer Reliance Big TV launches subscription-free offer
- March 01, 2018

Pre-booking for the box and outdoor unit opens on 1 March. Apart from getting all HD channels for free, the set-top box will be equipped with features like a USB port, recording, YouTube among other things. The Mukesh Ambani owned Reliance communications is known for its market-sweeping strategies and to none's surprise Reliance has again come up with its most affordable, nearly free plans to mark its presence in the Cable TV networks. (more...)
Waymo fleet adds another million miles in three months Waymo fleet adds another million miles in three months
- March 01, 2018

As you ride along in the three-in-a-half-minute long, immersive clip, you'll hear a narrator explain how Waymo's minivans are able to identify everything around them, the types of sensors used by Waymo ( LIDAR , radar, and high-def cameras), and more technical details. (more...)
Saraki absent at APC caucus meeting Saraki absent at APC caucus meeting
- March 01, 2018

The meeting started when President Muhammadu Buhari arrived at the APC headquarters, accompanied by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. "The governors and majority of APC members, have confidence ‎in our national chairman, Chief John Oyegun". Investigations by our source confirmed that Tinubu had told the NWC to start preparing its hand over notes and set the stage for congresses and convention. (more...)
Growing opportunity for startups in the Global Fire Pump Controllers Sales industry Growing opportunity for startups in the Global Fire Pump Controllers Sales industry
- March 01, 2018

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Lazio 3rd, Milan sink Roma Lazio 3rd, Milan sink Roma
- March 01, 2018

Gattuso admitted that his side struggled in the opening 45 minutes and was keen to try a different approach after the interval. Winning their last four matches in all competitions, Rossoneri are now unbeaten in their last 11 matches and although they may sit eight points adrift of the top four, Gattuso's side will now be confident about securing European football come the end of the season, Milan currently sit seventh in the Serie A table. (more...)