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Sonic Forces releases on November 7th

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Sonic Forces is coming to the Nintendo Switch , PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One for both North America and Europe on November 7. So if you've always wanted to dress up your Sonic OC as the main character from Persona 5 , now's your chance. Read More »

Woman delivers own baby still in its amniotic sac in auto

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But as the pain intensified, she and her fiancé, Ean Vanstory, hopped in their vehicle and rushed to the hospital-but before they could make it, Scurry found herself part of a attractive, rare event. "And then I rubbed his face with my thumb through the sac and he pulled his little hands and feet up to his face as if he understood my prayers and wanted to reassure us he was okay", she wrote. Read More »

Tinder Gold lets you pay to see who likes you -- viewer beware

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Normal users who swipe too much in a 12-hour period can run out of likes. For a monthly fee, users can see which of their fellow Tinder users swiped right on their profile thus indicating their interest in them. It will also let you re-do accidental swipes with a rewind feature, something you could already opt to do with Tinder Plus. As a noted-girlfriend-haver, I can't add any special insight to whether Tinder Gold is worth it, but if you're looking for an enhanced experience on the ... Read More »

Rumour: Destiny 2's First DLC Will Be All About Osiris

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The Curse of Osiris will reportedly drop in December 2017, while the yet unnamed second expansion will come out sometime in spring 2018. On Wednesday, Kotaku's Jason Schreier reported that the first DLC for Destiny 2 will be called The Curse of Osiris and is scheduled to launch this December - just three months after Destiny 2 hits store shelves. Read More »

The Destiny 2 PC beta is live

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The Destiny 2 live-action trailer, helmed by Kong: Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts and produced in partnership with 72andSunny, RSA Films, and Framestore, will make its network television debut on Saturday, September 2 in the premiere college football matchup of the weekend between the University of Alabama and Florida State University. Read More »

Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Stake Cut by Whalerock Point Partners LLC

The firm has a market cap of $11.66 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.94 and a beta of 1.49. The stock rose 0.62% or $0.47 reaching $76.89. About 685,959 shares traded. Atlantic Trust Gp Llc invested in 0.06% or 103,346 shares. Millennium Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 22,308 shares. Linscomb And Williams accumulated 10,004 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Read More »

Asus ROG Chimera: A GTX 1080 behemoth with a 144Hz screen

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One of Intel's most powerful 7-generation quad-core mobile chips, it ships overclocked out of the factory at 4.3GHz. A 17.3-inch Chimea gaming laptop from ASUS will definitely get some fingers pointing and though the latest product is not as large as Acer's Predator 21X gaming laptop, it has some very powerful internals that will make it a true gamer's delight. Read More »

MINI ELECTRIC CONCEPT To Debut At IAA Cars 2017 In Frankfurt

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Mini first ventured into electric cars about a decade ago with its Mini E. This auto is said to have laid foundations at the BMW Group for the development of electric mobility solutions to be brought to production readiness. Yeah, about that. Mini is yet to release absolutely any details of the Electric Concept, which means we can only speculate how powerful or fast it would be. Read More »

Battlefield 1 In The Name of the Tsar DLC Launch Date Announced

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In addition to the maps , the expansion includes the Russian army as a first for the game, new weapons, vehicles, the Supply Drop game mode, and more. Nothing will ever replace Conquest, but DICE is adding a new mode for us to try out called Supply Drop . Teams will be tasked with recovering airdrops with weapons and ammo. Read More »

Pokemon Go Servers Down, Niantic Is Investigating

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They're a limited-time deal, just like Articuno, Moltres , Zapdos and Lugia before them. They will be removed from the game after August 31 to make way for the Legendary dogs. Their official announcement explained that Exclusive Raid Battles were similar to existing Raid Battles, with a few notable differences. To get an invite, you will have to had completed a Raid at that location "recently". Read More »

Large Asteroid to Safely Pass Earth on September 1

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The asteroid is fairly large in size when compared to other asteroids that make a close encounter with Earth every other week; which is why scientists and astronomers are excited to observe and study the celestial object. Florence will brighten to ninth magnitude in late August and early September, when it will be visible in small telescopes for several nights as it moves through the constellations Piscis Austrinus, Capricornus, Aquarius and Delphinus. Read More »

Indian Scientist Detects 15 Bizarre, Repeating Radio Bursts Coming From Dwarf Galaxy

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In 2015, scientists confirmed the dwarf galaxy to be the first to send repeating pulses, and hence excluding theories of the origins of the bursts that accounted for the catastrophic obliteration of the progenitor. "One would generally expect most FRBs to come from large galaxies which have the largest numbers of stars and neutron stars". It has been more than decades when the first freaky radio burst was detected, and up to now, the mysteries of their creation and presence is poorly ... Read More »

IFA 2017: Sony Xperia XZ1 hands-on review

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The Xperia XZ1 succeeds the Xperia XZs and XZ, while the Xperia XZ1 Compact takes over from 2016's Xperia X Compact . As seen previously with Sony handsets, there is little drop in spec between the large and compact versions of its phones - which is to be applauded - but let's break the rest of the features down phone-by-phone all the same. Read More »

Galaxy S9 to release early in January 2018

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However, it is still unclear if Samsung can do the same with its Android smartphone lineup. The vertically aligned dual-rear camera will be part of iPhone 8 along with new A11 chip, storage starting at 32GB and going to 256GB. Hunting for the best Samsung Galaxy S8 deal? The company is said to be utilizing Substrate-like PCB technology that allows manufacturers to pack additional parts without increasing the board's size. Read More »

Nubia Z17 Lite Is Now Official With 6GB Of RAM, SD653 SoC

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It came with the top of the line Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with an insane 8GB of RAM. The Nubia Z17 Lite comes with a fingerprint scanner mounted at the rear side. Under the hood, Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 paired with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB onboard flash storage with a dedicated SD card slot which can accept micro SD cards up to 256 GB. Read More »

LG V30 Color Variants Leak: 4 Variants Spotted Before Launch

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This could be disappointing to many as its predecessor, the LG V20 was the first non-Google smartphone to arrive with the Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. For recording audio, there's also the Receiver-as-a-mic feature, which means the earpiece doubles as a microphone to ensure crystal clear audio. The only drawback with the LG G6 was the older Snapdragon 821 chipset, but the V30 comes with a much better Snapdragon 835 SoC. Read More »

Moto X4 confirmed to be unveiled at IFA 2017

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The listing reveals the FCC ID IHDT56WK1 and model number XT-1900-1 along with other key specs. The device will likely be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, and the other variant will likely be fuelled with a Snapdragon 660 SoC. However, this theory goes against a previous rumor which had alleged that Motorola was planning to launch the 32GB variant in North America, Latin America, and Europe and the 64GB one in the Asia Pacific region. Read More »

Requests This While CCing Multiple Customers : essential

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The team has also disabled the "misconfigured" account to prevent people from accidentally sharing their personal information with other Essential customers, and Rubin promises to invest in infrastructure and customer care. The phishing scam is only hitting those who submitted orders to Essential , which could mean that Essential's order database has been compromised, or somebody within Essential is sending these messages from within the company. Read More »

Game of Thrones S07E07: Pivotal deleted scene revealed

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This is Westeros, and shit is cray. Cersei is already doing her very best to plot, scheme and maintain control over the Iron Throne , but to paraphrase Jon Snow's words, she'll be "ruling over a graveyard" if the Night King isn't defeated. Read More »

Logitech launches high-end wireless mechanical gaming keyboard and mouse

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Thankfully, there's a new mouse on offer as well. What makes the G603 different from the other peripherals in the G-series is the optical sensor called HERO (High Efficiency Rating Optical). It also has six programmable keys that let you execute macro sequences and in-app commands easily. Combined with a low-force 45g actuation, Romer-G switches provide near-instant responsiveness and help minimize fatigue over long gaming sessions. Read More »

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stake Reduced by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank

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The stock rose 0.77% or $1.28 reaching $167.23. Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 17th. (NASDAQ:NFLX) earned "Buy" rating by M Partners on Monday, July 10. There were 77 sold out positions, amounting to 2.64 million shares. Therefore 69% are positive. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Netflix in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Read More »

Ram Harvest Editions Are Ready To Provide Agricultural Assistance

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Harvest Edition trucks are loaded with features that are created to work. Ram is adding Case IH Red and New Holland Blue to the color palette. The Harvest Edition seems to provide the right combination of options for farmers who want a tough yet comfortable work truck that looks good. Read More »

Kia hatches sporty wagon concept for Frankfurt Motor Show

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The South Korean brand has given its first glimpse of the next-generation cee'd small auto, giving the model a glamorous new silhouette. Much like Hyundai has made a decision to spice up the i30 range by adding a fastback body style, it appears Kia will be doing the same with the cee'd sister model. Read More »

Global Wireless Earphone Market Forecast 2017 to 2021- LG, Ultrasone, Beyerdynamic

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The report starts with a basic Skewer Machines market overview. The prevalent global and Chinese Ultrafiltration Membrane trends and opportunities are also taken into consideration in Ultrafiltration Membrane industry study. The process is analysed thoroughly with respect three points, viz. raw material and equipment suppliers, various manufacturing associated costs (material cost, labour cost, etc.) and the actual process. Read More »

Rally calls for removal of Jefferson Davis Monument from Capitol Rotunda

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In July, a state committee agreed to provide additional historical context for the Davis statue and others in the rotunda, the Associated Press has reported. Recently, Governor Bevin has voiced opposition to removing similar symbols describing doing so as "revisionist history". The statue of the Confederacy's lone president and native Kentuckian has stood there since 1936, funded with private donations and a $5,000 contribution from state government. Read More »

Clear Skies, Cool Temps In Store For OKC Metro

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Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. Thursday night: Patchy fog after 4 a.m. Thursday night: Mostly clear with a low around 64. Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90. An excessive heat watch - a prolonged period of hot temperatures - is expected to last from Friday morning through Labor Day evening, including a projected peak of 109 degrees on Saturday and ... Read More »

The Division's Free 1.8 Update Coming This Fall

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The Division's new free 1.8 update will be offering it's players 2 new modes , the Resistance for PVE and Scirmish for PVP. Players can also check out West Side Pier , a new area that expands on the existing map. A new social hub, Camp Clinton, is also included as a place for players to equip and change gear before venturing into the fight. Ubisoft also teased additional features such as "improvements to the Underground DLC and rogue mechanics". Read More »

Intel Xeon W processor could end up in the new iMac Pro

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Intel executive Lisa Spelman said the new chips will enable workstations that can be used for photorealistic design, modeling, artificial intelligence (AI), analytics, and virtual reality (VR) content creation. The Intel Xeon W will be the brains in workstations that the world's biggest chip maker says will be used to build immersive creations, from wonderful special effects in movies to engineering marvels. Read More »

Field Museum in Chicago To Become Home To New Dinosaur

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The new dinosaur that was discovered in 2014 is a cast made from the fossil bones of Patagotitan mayorum (pat-uh-go-tie-tan my-or-um), a giant, long-necked herbivore from Argentina. For those who can't wait until Spring, titanosaur is now at the American Museum of Natural History in NY, which has had the cast of the 70-ton giant on display since a year ago. Read More »