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Introducing New Overwatch Hero Brigitte, Live Now on the PTR Introducing New Overwatch Hero Brigitte, Live Now on the PTR
- March 03, 2018

Brigitte doesn't have the combo ability of the likes of Doomfist, but like most heroes with a stun attack, there are certain tricks she's got up her sleeve that take advantage of an immobilized enemy. Brigitte will be the sixth new hero added to the game, and the first new Overwatch character in 2018. But more and more, she found her main job was taking care of Reinhardt himself, trying to protect him from his overenthusiasm even as his body was breaking down from years of combat. (more...)
Google Has Received Over 2.4 Million European Requests to Be 'Forgotten'
- March 03, 2018

Google explains that the European privacy law has had an impact on information available for certain queries. Germany's appeals court has settled to sustain a lower court verdict that cleared Google from responsibility to inspect the content of links that come from its search engine in order to make sure they don't contain offensive content. (more...)
Dropbox and Google Cloud Partner to Deliver Cross-Platform Integrations Dropbox and Google Cloud Partner to Deliver Cross-Platform Integrations
- March 03, 2018

Today, Hangouts Chat leaves that EAP and will be available to all G Suite users as a core application. Last time, it was the Hangouts Chat as well. While Hangouts may seem merely a branching-out of Google's existing Hangouts platform for regular users, it actually illustrates the company's desire to play a key role in how businesses communicate and perhaps snatch some of Slack's popularity and success in the business sector. (more...)
Ford is bringing self-driving cars to Miami-Dade County Ford is bringing self-driving cars to Miami-Dade County
- March 03, 2018

Ford has confirmed that it's taking its self-driving service to the streets of Miami and Miami Beach. By having self-driving testing done in the streets of Miami (even other places), it will spare the "pain points" for people to drive their own vehicle. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition Will Use Denuvo DRM Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition Will Use Denuvo DRM
- March 03, 2018

Not only does Denuvo prevent gamers from playing games if they can't perform the necessary digital handshake every twenty-four hours, some claim the program negatively impacts game performance. Denuvo is one of the most secure anti-piracy DRM softwares out there, making it the obvious choice for a large number of developers to use in order to protect their games from being hacked into by pirates. (more...)
Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference locked in for June 10 Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference locked in for June 10
- March 03, 2018

The design style for Bethesda's E3 2018 Save the Date is somewhat of a departure from last year's invitation to tune in, as 2017's showcase included a "Bethesdaland" theme park aesthetic , with different aspects of the park focusing on specific properties from the company. (more...)
Samsung's Galaxy S9+ named Best New Connected Mobile Device at MWC 2018 Samsung's Galaxy S9+ named Best New Connected Mobile Device at MWC 2018
- March 02, 2018

Nokia brought back a classic from the past in a new avatar and Samsung flagships now feature variable aperture in the rear cameras. "We will continue to showcase the best products and make innovations to provide better experience to our consumers in line with their needs", Lee Young-hee, chief marketing officer of Samsung Electronics, said in a press release . (more...)
AMS Capital Ltda Takes $2.58 Million Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- March 02, 2018

About 146,525 shares traded. AMS Capital Ltda acquired a new position in shares of Adobe Systems in the 4th quarter valued at $2,576,000. It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. The legal version of this piece can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2018/03/02/coatue-management-llc-sells-100429-shares-of-adobe-systems-incorporated-adbe.html. (more...)
Square Enix Has a New Teaser Trailer for Valkyrie Profile -Lenneth Square Enix Has a New Teaser Trailer for Valkyrie Profile -Lenneth
- March 02, 2018

It also had a port to PlayStation Portable which was titled Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth and was first released in Japan on March 2, 2006 (which is exactly twelve years ago today) before receiving a localization to North America in July 2006 and Europe in April 2007. (more...)
Overwatch's New Hero Is Brigitte, Available on PTR Today Overwatch's New Hero Is Brigitte, Available on PTR Today
- March 02, 2018

Instead of continuing to apprentice with Torbjorn , Brigitte chose to strike out with with Reinhardt, who also happens to be her godfather. The image that was released on the Overwatch Twitter page shows a sketch of what appears to be lion design, very much similar to that of Reinhardts shield . (more...)
Ubisoft Buys Brawlhalla Developer Blue Mammoth Games Ubisoft Buys Brawlhalla Developer Blue Mammoth Games
- March 02, 2018

That game, per SteamSpy, has more than 8.3m players, but an average of just 6,152 people playing in the last 30 days. Detoc wants to expand Ubisoft's audience with Brawlhalla by "providing players with long-lasting, entertaining gaming experiences". (more...)
Lourd Capital LLC Takes $790000 Position in Walmart Inc (WMT)
- March 02, 2018

The rating was maintained by S&P Research on Friday, August 14 with "Buy". Investors Asset Mgmt Of Georgia Ga Adv has 0.51% invested in DSW Inc. (NYSE: WMT ) for 2,812 shares. Sei Investments, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 63,203 shares. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 7th will be issued a dividend of $0.52 per share. (more...)
Vodafone and Nokia are going to put 4G on the moon Vodafone and Nokia are going to put 4G on the moon
- March 02, 2018

It is hoped that the creation of a high-speed Ultra Compact Network (UCN) will help a series of rovers, operated by auto manufacturer Audi , to scout for potential lunar base sites. The private company creating the rovers hopes their budget mission will eventually make trips to the moon commercially viable. "It is also a great example of an independent, multi-skilled team achieving an objective of enormous significance through their courage, pioneering spirit and inventiveness". (more...)
Hope Has His Biggest Dream Come True With Hope Has His Biggest Dream Come True With "Hope World"
- March 02, 2018

Just before releasing the much-anticipated video, J-Hope, whose real name is Jung Ho Seok, said: "I am now working hard so please look forward to it and continue to cheer me on". Even though the seven-track Hope World is available for free download and via streaming services, the tape is still topping iTunes charts across the world , reigning at No. (more...)
Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (TTWO) Position Lifted by ARP Americas LP
- March 02, 2018

Insight Capital Research & Management Inc who had been investing in Take for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $12.79 billion market cap company. Light Street Ltd Liability Com holds 1.25% in Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Meeder Asset Mgmt Inc invested in 5,198 shares. (NASDAQ:TTWO). Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) holds 630 shares. (more...)
MiMedx Group (MDXG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Craig Hallum
- March 02, 2018

Pacad Inv Ltd owns 38,149 shares or 0.1% of their U.S. portfolio. Northern Trust Corp now owns 1,381,250 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock valued at $20,677,000 after purchasing an additional 29,265 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
London’s Medical Startups Challenge Welcomes a New Judge, Max Polyakov London’s Medical Startups Challenge Welcomes a New Judge, Max Polyakov
- February 28, 2018

Max Polyakov is a well-known, Ukrainian science enthusiast and initiator of many social projects and challenges such as Vernadsky Challenge, BestRoboFest, NASA Space App Challenge and many more. The Medical & Biological Startup Challenge is designed to help Ukrainian inventors that live outside of Ukraine reach their potential. Such startup challenges are open opportunities to demonstrate projects that are in the idea stage, to prototype stage to an intentional panel of ... (more...)
Video Games Market Now Worth A Staggering £5.11bn In The UK Video Games Market Now Worth A Staggering £5.11bn In The UK
- March 02, 2018

Now, it looks like the Nintendo Switch may also get a version of the game. The introduction of Nintendo's new console saw hardware sales jump 29.9 percent. Diablo III on consoles is a particularly interesting concept. Diablo III also received some new content past year, with the addition of the Necromancer class. (more...)
Walmart Changes Gun Sales Policy Walmart Changes Gun Sales Policy
- March 02, 2018

The retailer's shake up comes as the White House weighs in on gun control after last month's Florida high school shooting. At the same time, it's still ensuring that sales will be largely unaffected. "It was not the gun, nor type of gun, he used in the shooting". Clearly this indicates on so many levels that the systems in place are not effective to protect our kids and our citizens. (more...)
Google is helping you make beats on your browser Google is helping you make beats on your browser
- March 02, 2018

Song Maker is Chrome's new music lab created to facilitate beatmaking for even the most inexperienced musicians. When you open it up, you'll be greeted with a grid that is separated into two: melody and rhythm. While you're at it, also have a look at the other instruments in the Music Lab. It's not exactly complex, but it's not really supposed to be, mainly because it's been made with schools in mind. (more...)