Tuesday December 12-th, 2017

Arms patch 1.1 adds LAN and spectator modes Arms patch 1.1 adds LAN and spectator modes

We've already seen the first new face coming to the playable roster, so while we wait for Max Brass and other, promised updates make sure to give these new features a try once they're live. Fixed an issue where Barq (of Byte & Barq) does a big warp...

Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs

Pandora is reportedly set to become the latest music streaming platform to cease operations in Australia and New Zealand. And the hits keep coming: this week CEO and co-founder Tim Westergren also stepped down, as did chief marketing officer...

Honor 9 launches with dual cameras, microSD and a headphone jack Honor 9 launches with dual cameras, microSD and a headphone jack

We've seen this chipset stuffed inside loads of Huawei and Honor phones now, including Huawei's own flagship devices, the Huawei P10 and the P10 Plus . The one thing that might irk some potential buyers is the position of the fingerprint reader....

Google says it is considering appeal against EU antitrust fine

Today's fine is the largest antitrust judgement handed out by the executive body of the EU, the European Commission , and beats a €1 billion penalty given to Intel in 2009 . "We look forward to continuing to make our case", a Google spokesperson ...

Global Automotive Antenna Market: Manufacturers- LLC, Fuyao Group and Pittsburgh Glass Works Global Automotive Antenna Market: Manufacturers- LLC, Fuyao Group and Pittsburgh Glass Works

Analysis also covers upstream raw materials, equipment, downstream client survey, marketing channels, industry development trend and proposals. The report then estimates the market development trends by 2017-2021. The Automotive Air spring report...

'ARMS' Update 1.1.0 Now Available, Adds Spectator Mode 'ARMS' Update 1.1.0 Now Available, Adds Spectator Mode

Players can switch (no pun intended) to LAN mode by clicking down on the left stick, and pressing L and R, while on the main menu. You can now battle against players via LAN. Firstly, the game now has a new way of playing locally: Arena Mode. It's ...

AirAsia X flight forced to land after 'shaking like washing machine'

The plane landed back in Perth around 10:00am, with emergency services on site as a precaution. "The pilot identified technical issues, turned around and returned", an airport spokesman told AFP, adding that emergency crews were put on standby ...

Military plane flips at Dayton International Airport Military plane flips at Dayton International Airport

Both pilots were extricated from the plane and no injuries were reported, according to Dayton Daily News . The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds confirmed crew members were "conducting a familiarization flight" and "there was a mishap upon landing".

Beyonce and Jay Z welcome twins Beyonce and Jay Z welcome twins

Accompanied by two friends and a bodyguard, the Empire State Of Mind rapper was spotted leaving his Beverly Hills mansion in an SUV. Jay-Z, who changed his name again by adding a hyphen, was reportedly in tears as he held his newborn babies for the f...

Nintendo Sends Apology and Promises More Switch Bundles in Future Nintendo Sends Apology and Promises More Switch Bundles in Future

According to the post , the manufacturer has been shipping newly manufactured consoles every week without fail. With the Nintendo Switch remaining almost impossible to find at retailers nationwide, those same accusations of "false scarcity" have b...

Confederations Cup: Australia defender Milos Degenek sees 'magic' in ambitious formation Confederations Cup: Australia defender Milos Degenek sees 'magic' in ambitious formation

Degenek added: "They won't underestimate us - they will see from our second half against Germany that we are a team that plays a lot of good football". So you've got two contrasting opinions. "I'm absolutely over the moon that there's debate", he t...

Gym Tweaks Detailed; Co-Op Raid Battle Confirmed; Are Legendaries Included? Gym Tweaks Detailed; Co-Op Raid Battle Confirmed; Are Legendaries Included?

The powerful Dragon/Rock-Type is one of the game's strongest creatures alongside the similarly tier four Dragonite. Raid is some new that will allow players to get Legendary Pokemons, yet there is not much information on the same. As per Niantic's...

Spectators Gear Up in United States for Coast-to-coast Solar Eclipse Spectators Gear Up in United States for Coast-to-coast Solar Eclipse

The solar corona is very hot, millions of degrees, many orders of magnitude, hotter than the surface below the surface of the sun. It is hauntingly attractive. "Sunlight focused by the optics will burn right through the filters and injure your eyes...

Apple's new iPad Pro models outperform MacBook Pro, benchmarks reveal Apple's new iPad Pro models outperform MacBook Pro, benchmarks reveal

The new Surface Pro promises great productivity features thanks to the full Windows 10 OS, aiming to offer the power and functionality of a laptop with the portability of a tablet. This led to the device failing to penetrate the minds of many users a...

S.Africa's central bank says studying watchdog's report that rattled currency

The report was released in November after Zuma unsuccessfully tried to stop it being made public. Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane wants government to recover more than R1 billion in alleged misappropriated public funds awarded to Absa in a se...

Dani Alves rubbishes 'sh*t' claims as Man City close in Dani Alves rubbishes 'sh*t' claims as Man City close in

With a couple more years of top level football left within Alves, this could be a smart move for everyone involved. Dani Alves is prepared to call time on his spell with Juventus , after just a single season, in order to reunite with former co...

Reports swirl about Beyonce's twins, but no confirmation yet

Reports she had become a mum began swirling this week when rapper Jay Z missed his Songwriters Hall of Fame induction in New York City on Thursday night (15Jun17). "Jay and I are also fools for our daughters, although he's going to have me beat on...

Eating fried potatoes twice a week may increase risk of early death Eating fried potatoes twice a week may increase risk of early death

While it's no groundbreaking news that fried foods aren't good for us, new research has specifically focused on the consumption of fried potatoes, and linked it to an increased risk of premature death. Other factors like high intake of salt, ob...

GTA Mod Tool Program closes after receiving cease letter GTA Mod Tool Program closes after receiving cease letter

OpenIV is a popular GTA V modding tool that offers numerous changes in the game like adding vehicles, weapons, etc. Open IV, a hugely popular set of modding tools for Grand Theft Auto V , will no longer be distributed after the creator receive...

Extension of Federal Gulf Red Snapper Season Extension of Federal Gulf Red Snapper Season

If the catch limit is not met by September 4, there could be a fall red snapper season in state waters until the catch limit is met. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, during an appearance before a Senate committee last week , said the agency is cond...

Looks Like Monster Hunter XX for the Switch Won't Be Coming West Looks Like Monster Hunter XX for the Switch Won't Be Coming West

Although the pragmatist in me wants to sit on a high horse and say "this is the issue with speculation", the reason why so many people were shocked by this announcement is because every main Monster Hunter title has come to North America since 2008...

Amazon in new rewards program for Prime Amazon in new rewards program for Prime

Amazon already offers a branded credit card for Prime members that gives card holders 5% cash back on Amazon.com, and cash back when spending at restaurants, gas stations, and drugstores. Amazon has a slightly unusual new service called " Prime Rel...

Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections

The ruling, which the state is appealing, tossed out requirements that doctors who perform abortions have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, and that clinics meet hospital-like standards for outpatient surgery. The legislation also would requi...

Australian journalist shot in war-torn Philippine city

US President Donald Trump, however, has described the campaign as a "great job" and invited his Philippine counterpart to the White House in April saying, "The Philippines is very important to me strategically and militarily". Hapilon, the leader o...

Wallenda to discuss hanging by teeth over Niagara Falls

Erendira said she remembers wondering to herself five years ago watching her husband cross the falls what doing something similar would look and feel like. And if just being up that high wasn't enough of a thrill, she used the strength of her teeth t...

US says US says "troubled" by Hungary's crackdown on foreign-funded NGOs

The authorities have attempted to justify the law as a bid to fight against money laundering and worldwide terrorism. The new law comes amid a general crackdown on dissent and heightened verbal attacks by the government of Prime Minister Viktor Or...

Soaring mobile data usage in A/NZ an opportunity for businesses Soaring mobile data usage in A/NZ an opportunity for businesses

India's total mobile subscriber base is expected to grow to over 1.4 billion in the next five years of which 520 million will be 4G subscribers, the report said. However, despite 4G growing at a fast pace and operators also investing the maximum on...

PlayStation 4 PlayLink Service Introduced At E3 PlayStation 4 PlayLink Service Introduced At E3

Additionally, players will be sent unique information which may contribute to their character's hidden agenda and should not necessarily be shared with the rest of the group. But it also appears PlayLink can be used to crowdsource decisions for g...

Destiny 2 PC launch set for October 24 Destiny 2 PC launch set for October 24

That's a Wednesday, which is pretty uncommon for major video game releases, but console gamers should be happy to get a couple days of early access. Blizzard says making a brand new PC launcher/network client "would needlessly extend the development ...

Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

Notably, the App Store saw downloads increase by more than 70% over the past year, according to Philip Schiller, Apple's SVP of worldwide marketing. If they are not a trustworthy customer, this is a significant risk to take with your data. Worse, s...

Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

After calling the election in search of an increased majority , the Conservatives have emerged with 13 fewer seats than they held at the start of the campaign. "Whoever it is, they are going to have to make deals with other political parties, and ...

Sandy Hook group dumps Megyn Kelly as event host

All this means that Jones "is someone who is worthy of examination", said Cole. Even Jones himself joined in the choruses calling for the interview to be pulled, describing it as a "hit piece". But Liz Cole , the executive producer of " Sunday N...

Verizon Closes $4.5 Billion Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Resigns Verizon Closes $4.5 Billion Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Resigns

Verizon - which acquired AOL two years ago and started an online video application - is building what it hopes will become a leading digital service that supplements its core business of helping consumers send and receive information on their de...

Google hires designer behind Apple's mobile chips Google hires designer behind Apple's mobile chips

According to Variety , Google has hired Manu Gulati, a former SoC architect at Apple for the last 8 years, a move that has been confirmed on Gulati's LinkedIn profile . Google hiring Apple's veteran chip architect away from the company indicates...

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Revealed XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Revealed

The Chosen will be the "ultimate enemies of XCOM ", in the form of three different entities. You battle them multiple times during a campaign, and each time they grow stronger as the human vs. He also said War of the Chosen is twice the size of t...

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