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Overwatch PTR Update Reworks Hanzo; Here Are The Patch Notes Overwatch PTR Update Reworks Hanzo; Here Are The Patch Notes
- April 21, 2018

Hanzo's Scatter Arrow ability, the bane of anyone trapped in a small room with him, is now gone. Hanzo now has a brand new ability called "Storm Arrows" which will replace his current ability "Scatter Arrows". On top of that, he can now go along corners without having to leave the wall, and his Soundwave no longer requires ammo. Blizzard said this should prevent some frustration when using it (or being hit by it), as "the ability is more accurate to its visual representation". (more...)
H & R Block (NYSE:HRB) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Goldman Sachs
- April 21, 2018

Bb Biotech Ag who had been investing in Esperion Therapeutics Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.97B market cap company. Ticker's shares touched $27.1 during the last trading session after 2.92% change. Ahl Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.32% in H&R Block, Inc . Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 224,060 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. (more...)
Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor - Martyr delayed by a few weeks Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor - Martyr delayed by a few weeks
- April 21, 2018

Warhammer 40k Inquisitor Martyr developer NeocoreGames has shone a light on the brutal schedules that those in the games industry keep, with the game's producer saying that the studio will work 90 hour weeks as an "apology" to players for delaying the release of the game. (more...)
Grand Theft Auto V Grand Theft Auto V
- April 20, 2018

Grand Theft Auto V is already in contention to be the best-selling game of all time - by some accounts it already is - and now Rockstar are set to make another mint with the new release of Grand Theft Auto V: Premium Online Edition . Take-Two claims it's "the fastest way for new GTA Online players to jumpstart their criminal empires with the most exciting and popular content plus $1,000,000 bonus cash to spend in GTA Online - over GTA $10,000,000 in value". (more...)
First Android Smartphone With 3D Sensing Technology First Android Smartphone With 3D Sensing Technology
- April 20, 2018

The report also notes that suppliers of 3D sensing modules are having a problem combining the software and hardware needed to make the technology work. After Apple ditched the fingerprint sensor on the iPhone X for 3D Facial recognition, a lot of Android OEMs have added face unlock feature on their smartphones. (more...)
Bill Nye The Cardboard Guy Goes Fishing Using Nintendo Labo Bill Nye The Cardboard Guy Goes Fishing Using Nintendo Labo
- April 20, 2018

After being revealed at the beginning of the year, Nintendo Labo has finally arrived. Nintendo Labo releases today, and Nintendo released a new trailer featuring Bill Nye trying out the building process for the Variety Pack. We've pondered that very same question on Nintendo Life , and now it seems some schools here in the United Kingdom see some real potential for the cardboard creations of Ninty's latest project. (more...)
Investors Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on XPO Logistics (XPO)
- April 20, 2018

BioTelemetry, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEAT) has risen 11.39% since April 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.76% the S&P500. Oakmont Corp decreased Xpo Logistics Inc (XPO) stake by 10.94% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Qci Asset Mgmt New York holds 0% or 285 shares. Private Advisor Gp Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 2,972 shares. ARDEA RES LTD ORDINARY SHARES AUSTRALIA (OTCMKTS:ARRRF) had a decrease of 47.74% in short interest. (more...)
Deadpool 2 Director Signs On to Helm The Division Movie Deadpool 2 Director Signs On to Helm The Division Movie
- April 20, 2018

The game is set in a near future NY where a smallpox pandemic has killed a lot of the world's population, and you play as an agent of the Strategic Homeland Division who is trying to investigate how this outbreak occurred while fending off all the criminals who have taken over Manhattan. (more...)
LG's OLED production woes are bad news for Apple LG's OLED production woes are bad news for Apple
- April 20, 2018

People familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal that the South Korean firm has been hit by manufacturing problems. This year was supposed to be different, as the iPhone maker has reportedly teamed up with LG Display to make at least 20% of its panels. (more...)
Fight For Your Throne In Disgaea 1 Complete On Nintendo Switch Fight For Your Throne In Disgaea 1 Complete On Nintendo Switch
- April 20, 2018

Since they are launching the better version of Disgaea after 15 years, NIS has decided to make the most of it and that includes releasing a limited and special edition called Rosen Queen's Finest Edition of Disgaea 1 Complete. Disgaea 1 Complete appears to be a straightforward remaster with the aim of translating the original to modern consoles, promising more detailed visuals and a smoother framerate. (more...)
Abu Dhabi to get first-ever commercial Hyperloop system by 2020 Abu Dhabi to get first-ever commercial Hyperloop system by 2020
- April 20, 2018

Aldar Properties PJSC ("Aldar"), announces that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT), the innovative transportation and technology company, that will enable the development of a new urban centre within Aldar's Seih Al Sdeirah landbank and in close proximity to Alghadeer. (more...)
Honor 10 arrives in China ahead of May 15 London launch Honor 10 arrives in China ahead of May 15 London launch
- April 20, 2018

Huawei P20, P20 Pro were uncovered by the organization in Paris in March, and the Pro variation is the principal gadget to accompany a triple camera on the back of a mobile. The smartphone is powered by the latest HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC which is coupled with 6GB of RAM and 64 or 128GB of internal storage. Huawei P20 Lite will be a mid-range device, expected to be priced at around Rs 20,000. (more...)
Porsche 911 GT3 RS a Nürburgring star already Porsche 911 GT3 RS a Nürburgring star already
- April 20, 2018

The time is also - and this is scarcely believable - 24 seconds faster than the previous GT3 RS around the 'Ring. At the Nurburgring, he shared driving with Porsche development driver Lars Kern, but it was the flying Frenchman who recorded the quickest lap. (more...)
Twitter Post Indicates Fortnite Heading to China Twitter Post Indicates Fortnite Heading to China
- April 20, 2018

An image in the tweet shows a passport that's been stamped for April 23rd. The two prevailing theories are a Chinese release of the game, or a payoff for the falling meteors now appearing in game. It also made more than 1.5 times as much money as King's popular puzzle game "Candy Crush Saga". Alternatively, some players are theorising that the meteors that have been falling in game for the past few weeks, increasing in size, prominence, and number, will finally collide with the ground on ... (more...)
LG appliances will now respond to both Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa LG appliances will now respond to both Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa
- April 20, 2018

But if you can live without the USB connection, you'll find it in stores next week for $199, as well as on Amazon's website. The device sells for $130 in the USA, which translates to roughly AU$167. And while it boosts the experience, don't expect to be watching your favourite TV shows on it. That said, when CNET's senior associate editor (and smart home pro) Ry Crist tested out the Echo Spot, his verdict was that it was still very much a voice-first user interface. (more...)
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Upgraded by Vetr to "Strong-Buy"
- April 20, 2018

Empirical Financial Services Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $735.21 billion market cap company. Finally, Outfitter Advisors LTD. raised its stake in Microsoft by 0.8% during the 2nd quarter. (NASDAQ:PFPT). 1,713 were accumulated by Exane Derivatives. (more...)
PUBG will soon add a map select feature PUBG will soon add a map select feature
- April 20, 2018

While that may not be a concern in regions where PUBG is super popular, like here in the United States or in China, implementing a map selector could potentially increase matchmaking times in other regions that aren't quite so populated. "We'll still have to keep a close eye on it, since it could become problematic as new maps continue to be added", said the company. You can use this to tell the game that you'd only like to play one specific map, though if you leave multiple maps selected, ... (more...)
Valve's Appeal Against $3 Million Fine Dismissed By High Court Valve's Appeal Against $3 Million Fine Dismissed By High Court
- April 20, 2018

The case began life in 2014 , when regional body the Austalian Competition Consumer Commission brought a lawsuit against Valve due to what it perceived as the company misleading consumers with its refund policies. The Federal Court of Australia did not agree with those claims. Valve appealed the findings and on 22 December 2017 the Full Federal Court dismissed Valve's appeal on jurisdiction and the ACCC's cross appeal on penalty. (more...)
'Vivo V9 Youth' in India, comes with dual rear camera 'Vivo V9 Youth' in India, comes with dual rear camera
- April 20, 2018

The new Vivo V9 Youth is launched in India for Rs 18,990 and will be available on both online and offline channels. The Vivo V9 Youth retains some of the design elements seen on Vivo V9 and will be available in two different color options. (more...)
House of Representatives drop election re-ordering bill House of Representatives drop election re-ordering bill
- April 20, 2018

The bill sought to amend electoral act to change the sequence of the election in a way that the presidential election comes last, after the state assemblies/national assembly and governorship elections. "Another one was the powers of INEC as contained in the Constitution, but I don't want to go into the legality of these issues". Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, who presided over the plenary said the three areas objected to by President Buhari should be removed. (more...)