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Yahoo Esports Closes its Doors


The closing of the deal, announced in July, had been delayed as the companies assessed the fallout from two data breaches that Yahoo disclosed previous year. Verizon shares were slightly down at $46.68 in midmorning trading. Mayer's net worth now amounts to $540 million . Mayer's term at Yahoo has been filled with controversies, with many of her decisions drawing flak by Yahoo employees as well as end users. Read More »

Ford F-150, Expedition Power Numbers Revealed


The redesigned 2018 Ford Expedition and the updated 2018 Ford F-150 aren't just better-looking than their 2017 counterparts; they're also more powerful.Like last year's Expedition , the all-new aluminum-bodied full-size SUV is powered exclusively by Ford's twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V-6 engine. Read More »

Dying Light is getting ten free bits of DLC


According to Techland , about 500,000 people still play Dying Light every week , which is down only 200,000 from the 700,000 weekly players in the first few months of the games release. Techland made it clear that the content would be free across the board, on Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and PC. As we firmly believe in active collaboration between the design team and players, we hope this announcement will encourage our fans to share their thoughts, stories, and ideas about how we can ... Read More »

Apple to turn iPhone into hub of medical info


This leads to many mistakes and missed diagnoses within the industry due to the breakdown in communication, and Apple will have an uphill struggle to bring all sections of the industry on to the same page. Bud Tribble, Apple's vice president of software technology , is said to be involved with Carin Alliance. Worth noting is that while Apple's HealKit platform now includes a "health records" feature, which includes the option to import so-called "summary of care" documents, that feature ... Read More »

The Nintendo Switch May Finally Be Catching Up With Demand

Why announce it so early? A souped-up version of the existing Xbox One system, it will be the most powerful home console ever when it launches - not that this concerns Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime. "And so that's how we think these through". "It literally is game by game, title by title, how we make that decision". While some major products like the Switch itself have a short turnaround between reveal and release, others like the recently-unveiled Metroid Prime 4 make sense to ... Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey Producer teases multiplayer, but we'll have to wait

Xenoblade Chronicles 2's release date has been confirmed. A new Yoshi game has been announced for Nintendo Switch . Here's a trailer , but it doesn't show much of anything. Fire Emblem Warriors sees the classic Nintendo RPG given an endless-combat, hack-and-slash makeover, similar to the recently released Legend Of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors . Read More »

17 confirmed dead in London tower inferno, figure 'likely to rise'

Entire families are missing, and the death toll is certain to rise after flames tore through the 120-unit Grenfell Tower in the early hours of Wednesday when most people were asleep. Wednesday. Its 24 floors were consumed by flames as inhabitants attempted to escape. Speaking within weeks of London's deadliest attack by militants in more than a decade, Cundy said nothing suggested the fire was linked to terrorism. Read More »

Nova Launcher integrates Google Feed through a workaround

Google Now is a feature known to stock devices, Sony and Lenovo's Moto devices. Long story short, the only way to achieve this integration with Google Now was to have root access, and thankfully Nova never went down that path. While Nova Launcher has actually enabled access to Google Now via gestures for years, it's still nice for those of us who want to create a launcher with the power or Nova but the look and feel of Nova to have the option. Read More »

Newspaper: Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump


The news comes one day after Rosenstein affirmed his support for the special counsel , despite recent reports that Trump was weighing Mueller's dismissal . A true claim of a Comey "conflict of interest" would require proof that Mueller and Comey had a longstanding personal friendship that would clearly impede the impartiality of the special counsel . Read More »

The future-proof 10.5-inch iPad Pro

The physical changes start on the outside. And so the iPad Pro 10.5 scores a measly 2 out of 10 in iFixit's eyes, making it harder, though not impossible, to fix. The Tab S3 does no better than the iPad in this test (83fps), making the iPad Pro 60 percent faster than its primary Android competitor. When it comes to web browsing, the iPad Pro again excels in the Jetstream and Browsermark tests (203.5 and 472.7, respectively). Read More »

UFC Singapore features Holm, Correia, Arlovski, Dos Anjos & more


She doesn't have that many fights left in her career, and Holly's got numbers, she's got followers. She's really evolved in her game and improved her grappling, she just submitted Julianna Pena and now she's fighting for the world title. While Winkeljohn implied that Cyborg has benefited from previous use of Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs), he did say that Holm would consider a fight with her down the line if the right money was on the table. Read More »

XBox update to allow gender neutral clothing for avatars


The new Xbox avatar system is primed to deliver more body types and gender neutral clothing in order to encourage players to express themselves more creatively within the existing Microsoft ecosystem. I know they're technically still around and accessible, hence the update, but I'd love it if they could be brought more to the forefront of the Xbox One's UI. Read More »

LeBron's finals triple double history doesn't ease loss

That's what the Cavaliers must do after falling to the Warriors in the final for the second time in three seasons, having rallied from 3-1 down a year ago to win the crown when James led the series in points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks-another unprecedented feat. Read More »

Samsung expands 64-layer 256Gb V-NAND line-up


The 64-layer V-NAND chip shows over a 30 percent gain in speed, productivity, and energy efficiency thanks to the adoption of three key technologies, Samsung explained. Samsung had been producing the latest V-NAND chips for a limited number of customers since January, but the company had not made it public in order to gauge real demand accurately and first secure its production capacity. Read More »

Twitter gets a new look on every platform


Numerous new tweaks are meant to make the service easier for new users, Twitter VP of user research and design Grace Kim said in a blog post Thursday: "More intuitive icons make it easier to engage with Tweets - especially if you're coming to Twitter for the first time ". Read More »

QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) Shares Bought by Coastline Trust Co


The company had a trading volume of 13,624,828 shares. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since June 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, December 21. On Friday, October 9 the stock rating was maintained by M Partners with "Buy". Read More »

New Surface Laptop and Surface Pro 5 are available to buy today!

A Surface Laptop will set you back at least $999 in the U.S. and £979 (up to £2,149) in the UK. The tech titan has also released the new Surface Pro in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the US. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor announce long-awaited fight for August 26

He confirmed that the event will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and that it will be fought at 154lbs. He had tweeted a picture of himself sparring in recent days to show he was already getting ready for the bout. In doing so, he said that McGregor - the current lightweight champion - will fight in the UFC before the end of the year. The Nevada Athletic Commission on Wednesday approved the request from Mayweather Promotions to put on a boxing card on August 26 at ... Read More »

Nokia launches faster network chips


Nokia said a suite of new IP technology launches has been created to prepare businesses and operators for a complete rethink of how their internet infrastructure is set up. Shares of Juniper Networks fell 2.4 percent to $28.60, while Cisco fell 1 percent to $31.38. Beyond sheer speed, there is enough processing power head-room in its new chipset to offer built-in security features to fend off distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. Read More »

Nintendo stealth reveals Metroid: Samus Returns at E3 2017


Mr. Sakamoto responded, "This time there is not any direct connection between Metroid Prime 4 and Metroid: Samus Returns ". But so far, Nintendo sounds like they're doing everything that Metroid fans want with the game, minus the part where they took AM2R down. Read More »

E3 2017: Mario Odyssey Amiibo Revealed

Just watch the trailer , seriously. The launch of Super Mario Odyssey is likely to provide a huge sales boost for the games machine during the Thanksgiving and holiday season. Rocket League is coming to Switch - meaning Car Soccer will become portable at last. No Nintendo presentation is complete without talking about Pokemon . Read More »

IPad Pro review roundup: A powerful tablet that shouldn't have been released

And the new iOS 11 software, which will be available in the fall, adds useful new multitasking features that mimic working on a "real" computer. Most existing owners can wait until that iOS 11 upgrade hits before taking the plunge, though the upgrade from the 2015 12.9-incher to the 2017 version is more substantive than the step up from the 2016 9.7-incher to its 2017 10.5-inch replacement. Read More »