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Trey Songz Responds To Assault Accusations: Trey Songz Responds To Assault Accusations: "I Am Being Lied On"
- March 20, 2018

Accompanied by his attorney Shawn Holley , Songz was arrested for an incident where he allegedly punched a woman in the face during NBA All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles. Songz, meanwhile, tweeted that the accusations are false. In another tweet Neverson added , "I won't be speaking too much more on this but would like to thank you for all the prayers and support". (more...)
Facebook starts direct PC-game streaming and spectator in-game rewards Facebook starts direct PC-game streaming and spectator in-game rewards
- March 20, 2018

When utilised, viewers on Facebook's platform will be rewarded with in-game items and currency of the developer's choosing. Seeing as this is tied to the SDK integration, it makes it easier to track and reward players. The company says that, when implemented, players can "in a matter of seconds" livestream directly to Facebook (profile, pages , groups) from their games. (more...)
YouTube's Kids app was apparently suggesting conspiracy theory videos YouTube's Kids app was apparently suggesting conspiracy theory videos
- March 20, 2018

The suggested videos also featured several videos hosted by conspiracy theorist David Icke. "The problem for YouTube, though, is that with the vast amount of videos on its platform, the company hasn't done a very good job at filtering out what is and isn't suitable for children", Mashable reported. (more...)
LinkedIn adds new feature to let you 'ask for a referral' LinkedIn adds new feature to let you 'ask for a referral'
- March 20, 2018

LinkedIn announced the change in a blog post today. Now, whenever you're looking at a job posting where a connection works, an option to "Ask for a referral" will appear. They'll be able to see you have an existing connection who has endorsed you for the position, which could improve your chances of getting the job. "And once you've asked for one and applied for the job, you're 4X more likely to hear back from a recruiter at that company". (more...)
NCAA Tournament 2018: Ranking remaining teams in Sweet 16 NCAA Tournament 2018: Ranking remaining teams in Sweet 16
- March 20, 2018

United Kingdom has been declared favorites due to their impressive play as of recent, but also because of a string of upsets that all took place in the South Region . With just 16 teams left, though, who is the best of the bunch? The bracket is an even bigger mess in the South . Fifth-seeded Kentucky will face ninth-seeded Kansas State in the Sweet 16, while seventh-seeded Nevada will take on 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago. (more...)
Ever buy an original PS3? Sony may owe you $65 Ever buy an original PS3? Sony may owe you $65
- March 20, 2018

The five plaintiffs received $3,500 each while the remaining money is being split between other PlayStation 3 buyers, lawyers and settlement organizers. The offer is only good for 20GB, 40GB, 60GB and 80GB models. Information that customers will need to provide include the serial number of their PlayStation 3 and the PlayStation Network ID associated with the console. (more...)
Huawei P20 Lite launched: Features, Specifications and Price Huawei P20 Lite launched: Features, Specifications and Price
- March 19, 2018

Talking about the Huawei P20 Lite which has been listed for purchase on the company's official website in Poland. Pre-orders are available with local retailers such as Komputronik and MediaExpert for a price of PLN 1,599 which is around Rs. (more...)
Epic releases Paragon Assets for free Epic releases Paragon Assets for free
- March 19, 2018

Epic's MOBA Paragon was canned a couple of months ago and is set to close for good on the 26 April. - Characters: 20 Paragon Hero characters will be initially available including all skins for distinct character variants. We don't know exactly how many people were playing Paragon , since the game was released independently by Epic , rather than through Steam, but in their own words, the numbers weren't enough for the game to be considered a "mainstream success". (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Shares Bought by AMP Capital Investors Ltd
- March 19, 2018

Institutional owners hold 89.10% stake while Insiders ownership held at 0.20% in the company. The stock decreased 2.20% or $2.83 during the last trading session, reaching $125.69. Therefore 80% are positive. SunTrust Banks set a $77.00 price objective on Activision Blizzard and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 24th. (more...)
USS Colorado, Navy's new attack submarine, joins the fleet USS Colorado, Navy's new attack submarine, joins the fleet
- March 19, 2018

The 377-foot-long sub weighs about 7,800 tons submerged. The Colorado is a flexible, multimission platform created to carry out the seven core competencies of the submarine force: anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface warfare, delivery of special operations forces, strike warfare, irregular warfare, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance and mine warfare. (more...)
Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy slams officiating after loss to Trail Blazers Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy slams officiating after loss to Trail Blazers
- March 19, 2018

Aminu has averaged close to 33 minutes recently and we expect the Trail Blazers to rely on him heavily to try and contain DeAndre Jordan and Tobias Harris. The Clippers have the advantage of rest and being at home, but Portland is playing so well right now that it shouldn't phase the Blazers. Whistles just seem to go your way when your team is winning big. (more...)
Google Play Instant: Try games without downloading them Google Play Instant: Try games without downloading them
- March 19, 2018

Major game titles that are participating in the launch include Clash Royale , Words with Friends 2 , Bubble Witch 3 Saga , and Panda Pop , plus other titles from Playtika, Jam City, MZ, and Hothead. It's now in a closed beta with eight developers as Google works to develop the tools that game makers will need to create instantly accessible experiences. (more...)
Amazon Has a New Strategy to Win Over Video Game Developers Amazon Has a New Strategy to Win Over Video Game Developers
- March 19, 2018

One interesting aspect is any real-world prizes will be fulfilled and delivered by Amazon, showing that the firm's gaming and cloud-based services have the potential to feed back into its shopping service and real-world deliveries, though only in the U.S. (more...)
Punch your transit ticket with Google Pay in Las Vegas Punch your transit ticket with Google Pay in Las Vegas
- March 19, 2018

The company already telegraphed that peer-to-peer money transfers were coming soon and now Google Pay is adding support for transit tickets. However, that new feature is only available in Las Vegas, Nevada, with that city's monorail system. (more...)
IBM's IBM's "world's smallest computer" is the size of a grain of salt
- March 19, 2018

Instead, it's about a computer that's smaller than a grain of salt. At the back of your mind, you may remember Tiny Computers - a British PC manufacturer that sold desktop computers to the home market from 1996. The computer was created to track the shipment of goods as well as detect theft, fraud, and non-compliance, according to the report. It can also do basic AI tasks, such as sorting the data it's given. (more...)
Intriguing match-ups in Champions League quarter-finals Intriguing match-ups in Champions League quarter-finals
- March 19, 2018

Atletico Madrid, CSKA Moscow , Lazio, RB Leipzig, Marseille, RB Salzburg and Sporting Lisbon round out the eight teams left in the competition. UEFA today charged French club Lyon with racist behaviour and crowd disturbances at last week's Europa League match against CSKA Moscow. (more...)
VW ID Pikes Peak electric race vehicle is ready to compete VW ID Pikes Peak electric race vehicle is ready to compete
- March 19, 2018

Driven by two-time Le Mans victor and three-time Pikes Peak victor Romain Dumas, Volkswagen's I.D. Manufacture of the first production model of the I.D. The 19.99km route runs from the start at 2,800 metres to the summit at 4,300 metres above sea level. However, the Wolfsburg-based manufacturer narrowly missed out on success. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) CFO Sells 140473 Shares of Stock
- March 19, 2018

The stock increased 0.95% or $1 during the last trading session, reaching $106.27. Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE:LAD) has risen 16.88% since March 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Wells Fargo maintained it with "Buy" rating and $1500 target in Thursday, June 29 report. (NYSE:LAD) on Wednesday, November 16 with "Overweight" rating. (more...)
HTC Vive Pro headset now available for pre-order at $799 HTC Vive Pro headset now available for pre-order at $799
- March 19, 2018

HTC's Vive Pro, the forthcoming upgrade to one of the leading high-end virtual reality systems, will ship April 5, and cost $799, the company says. HTC's assuming that you already have the tracking equipment and controllers that come with the standard Vive, and if you don't, you'll need to buy those separately. (more...)
Apple iPhone and Apple Watch users accidentally triggering emergency SOS feature Apple iPhone and Apple Watch users accidentally triggering emergency SOS feature
- March 19, 2018

In case of the Apple Watch , the Emergency SOS is triggered when a user has the "Hold to Auto Call" feature turned on where a long press of the side button will turn on this feature. This triggered the Emergency SOS feature and placed a 911 call, resulting in an awkward situation of three cops in the bedroom of a bewildered Rowley at 1 a.m. (more...)