Friday May 26-th, 2017

Spieth in control at Pebble Beach golf

His only bogey of the round, at the eighth, was followed by three birdies in a row at the ninth, 10th and 11th. He is well placed to win in California after carding a seven-under-par 65 in the third round to move to 17 under. To be honest, I just k...

Mark Cuban is 'not smart enough to run for president' Mark Cuban is 'not smart enough to run for president'

But Cuban's not really sure why. Cuban and Trump have gone back and forth ever since Trump's campaign heated up, with Cuban making a campaign appearance for Hillary Clinton. "I agree with the description, if you remove the "et" from asset." But ...

Sprint's limited time promo offers five lines of unlimited data for $90 Sprint's limited time promo offers five lines of unlimited data for $90

Coverage and speed - the only two things that really matter for a network's performance - are terrible compared to T-Mobile, Verizon and AT&T. The wireless carrier announced Sunday an introductory plan with unlimited data . When a plan owner excee...

Mourinho: 'Very defensive' Chelsea will not be caught Mourinho: 'Very defensive' Chelsea will not be caught

Sean Dyche believes that Burnley are still a "work in progress" following their 1-1 draw against Premier League leaders Chelsea on Sunday. "I have great respect for any team, for any manager, absolutely". Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte on Fr...

Elizabeth Warren Silenced by Senate for Quoting Coretta Scott King, Celebs React

It's that last part that quickly caught fire on social media , nearly immediately trending as #ShePersisted as soon as the words were public. Jeff Sessions becoming US attorney general, he was confirmed Wednesday evening. "The main thing is that mil...

National Football League stresses National Football League stresses "inclusiveness" regarding Texas bathoom bill

League spokesman Brian McCarthy said Friday that "discriminatory" legislation would "certainly be a factor" in awarding Super Bowls . It targets transgender people and would be similar to a bill that passed in North Carolina that led to the National...

Massive ancient undersea landslide discovered off Great Barrier Reef

Fortunately, no one was around to witness the landslide or a resultant tsunami, as the first humans likely didn't arrive until about 250,000 years later . He said future risk to the Queensland coast appeared unlikely because it was a "a very old e...

Stocks Higher as Energy Sector Leads; Twitter and Coca-Cola Tumble

The 52-week high for The Coca-Cola Company stands at -8.66% while the 52-week low stands at 5.37%. Meeder Asset Management Inc. now owns 4,917 shares of the company's stock valued at $196,000 after buying an additional 784 shares during the period....

Facebook Sees Strong FB Lite Adoption Facebook Sees Strong FB Lite Adoption

The app now supports 55 languages and is popular in many countries including Brazil, India , Indonesia, Mexico, and the Philippines, the United States social media giant said in a statement. The app is essentially built as lighter variety of Faceb...

Final Fantasy XV Dev's Plans on Project Scorpio and Nintendo Switch

Considering that Square Enix's mobile games have been tremendously successful for the company, it's odd that it would collaborate with an external studio such as Machine Zone on a game based on a mainline entry in the series. "On the other hand, they...

Rocket League will heat things up with Hot Wheels on February 21 Rocket League will heat things up with Hot Wheels on February 21

As for Hot Wheels , it's the latest move by Mattel to embrace digital platforms. Players who don't want to shell out for DLC can still deck out their auto with some Hot Wheels swag thanks to random post-match drops. One such toy vehicle manufactur...

Lunar eclipse, snow moon, comet happening in the sky Friday night

Of the three types of lunar eclipses that exist, a penumbral is most hard to spot. The eclipse will end around 9:53 p.m. And considering the time of year, you better add some blankets. The full moon in February is traditionally called the Sn...

Pokémon Go Valentine's Day Festivities Are Starting Today Pokémon Go Valentine's Day Festivities Are Starting Today

Candy earned for hatching, catching, and transferring Pokémon will be twice its normal amount, while the time it takes for Pokémon to actually find candy is cut in half. I can't say I support the notion - anticipation is useful for creating excit...

Microsoft Azure Price Cuts on VMs and Storage Underline Cloud Computing Trends

With the rise of patent litigations pushing against Azure (and alternative cloud) customers, the tech giant is beginning to push back with a new initiative to fight these claims. The services, which have been widely available in USA data centres, rep...

E3 2017 Open To Public: Here's How To Get Tickets

Though it remains a high-profile industry trade show, E3 suffered a decline in attendance in recent years, leading many major publishers to skip the event in favor of their own gatherings. Geoff Keighley is partnering with the ESA to provide publ...

Leicester give under-pressure Ranieri 'unwavering support' Leicester give under-pressure Ranieri 'unwavering support'

It remains to be seen whether the likes of Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez will be in attendance when Mayweather visits, with their side now sat just one point off of bottom place in the Premier League. Following Leicester City's 3-0 defeat agains...

New 2018 Ford Expedition Revealed Weighing 300 LBS Less New 2018 Ford Expedition Revealed Weighing 300 LBS Less

The handsome King Ranch option disappears, though it continues in the F-series pickups. The Expedition also boasts available active park assist for parking in and out of parallel and perpendicular spots, an available 360-degree camera system, lane ...

Failed Japanese 'space junk' experiment falls back to earth Failed Japanese 'space junk' experiment falls back to earth

After the HTV left the Space Station on January 27, KITE was expected to deploy, but the experiment hit an unknown snag that prevented the tether from unfurling it in the week between undocking from the station and re-entering Earth's atmosphere.

Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 coming to the Nintendo Switch Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 coming to the Nintendo Switch

This will be followed by three additional updates on February 17, February 24 and March 3. Current indications lead us to believe this won't be the case and, as we reported in November a year ago, third-party studios have said Nintendo are pursuing t...

MI solar industry jobs up 48% in 2016 MI solar industry jobs up 48% in 2016

Despite the growth, Michigan's solar workforce was just 4.1 percent of California's, which included 100,050 people - the highest in the nation, according to the report. "Coal country states are really lagging behind", Luecke said. Women represent a...

Germany's centre-left closing on Merkel's lead in polls Germany's centre-left closing on Merkel's lead in polls

Merkel and CSU leader Horst Seehofer are due to present their joint election strategy later on Monday. Though the CSU and CDU - sister parties - usually campaign together in national elections, their unity had been in doubt after Mr Seehofer spli...

Get real-time commute info and more in one tap

There are local places and recommendations on this bottom bar, along with transit data and traffic data. If you have already received this update, swiping up from the bottom while on the Google Maps interface will bring up three different tabs,...

Ancient 'lost continent' found lurking under the Island of Mauritius

Mauritius is only a few million years old, while some recently discovered zircon crystals on the island were estimated at 3 billion years old. According to the scientists' latest discovery, the continent is a long and thin one that spanned 350 squ...

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, for instance, has adopted a hardline approach, as was witnessed this week when she rebuked Russian Federation and announced that the U.S. "It shouldn't happen, or be that way". Thursday, Haley ...

Apple iPhone production in Bengaluru to commence soon

The U.S. tech giant now sells iPhones and other products in India through local distributors, but it lags far behind Samsung (SSNLF) and Chinese brands such as Xiaomi, Oppo and Lenovo in terms of market share. Additionally, the Indian government offe...

Huawei P10 Lite Spotted on Benchmarking Website

However, other markets can expect the phone to go on sale sometime in March this year. It features a glass back along with a metal frame and is initially available in black or white. There are 16GB of storage inside, expandable up to 128GB via microS...

Revenue Approximations Analysis: AT&T Inc. (T), Ford Motor Company (F) Revenue Approximations Analysis: AT&T Inc. (T), Ford Motor Company (F)

On Friday Barclays Capital upgraded its target price on Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) shares issuing the company with a "Overweight" rating. The number of shares now owned by investors are 3.97 bln. Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) shares moved to $0.92...

Facebook Ordered to Pay $500 Million in Oculus Lawsuit Facebook Ordered to Pay $500 Million in Oculus Lawsuit

According to Polygon , a jury awarded the sum after determining that Oculus executives violated a ZeniMax non-disclosure agreement in the early days of building the Oculus Rift VR headset. ZeniMax's lawyer, Tony Sammi, argued that Oculus committed a ...

Weekend weather: Rainy, with winter storm due Sunday Weekend weather: Rainy, with winter storm due Sunday

Areas north of Salem are more likely to receive snow. The National Weather Service said southern Wisconsin could get up to a half-inch of snow on Saturday , with winds gusting up to 25 miles per hour. Snow levels are expected to lower to sea level...

Trump "disappointed" at refugee deal with Australia: White House

The president has pledged to "study" the deal, which he claimed would see America take "thousands of illegal immigrants " from Australia , despite repeated assurances from senior United States officials he would honour the agreement. The senator sh...

Roku Xfinity App in Comcast Customer Trials

All Comcast customers who meet the requirements mentioned above and have a compatible Roku device will be able to take the app for a test drive. CNET contacted Roku to determine whether the app required at least one cable box in the home, among o...

Vodafone India sales affected by competition, demonetization

The London-headquartered telecom giant also reported a decrease in revenues in its home market of the United Kingdom, also as a result of price competition. Vodafone said that customer base in India during the reported quarter reached 205 million. H...

Ban rules out running for South Korea's presidency

Ban Ki-moon: South Korea's next president? Although he never officially declared he was running, the former United Nations chief embarked on a series of public appearances and was widely expected to join the ruling Saenuri party of impeached Presid...

Toxins in Your Fast-Food Packaging? Toxins in Your Fast-Food Packaging?

PFASs , also called fluorinated chemicals, are a big class of more than 3,000 widely used chemicals that make things grease- and stain-resistant. Of the food packaging samples tested, they found elevated fluorine levels in more than half the desser...

State police increasing presence for Super Bowl State police increasing presence for Super Bowl

Worsham, VSP Appomattox Division Commander. "Impaired driving can lead to disaster and tragedy". WRAP has a list of tips to prevent drunk driving. A driver is considered alcohol-impaired when their blood alcohol concentration is.08 or higher, pol...

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