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Fitbit unveils health-focused smartwatch Fitbit unveils health-focused smartwatch
- August 29, 2017

Fitbit signalled its intention to move into payments past year when it bought the wearable assets of Coin, helping it move beyond its core fitness tracking service. But the screen is fairly small considering the available real estate, which the thick bezels and Fitbit's logo on the bottom cut into. Llamas said, "It stands to reason we will see some other kinds of applications that are possibly not health and fitness oriented". (more...)
Target leaks possible Bethesda Game of Thrones game
- August 29, 2017

In the walls of Bethesda working on several games . One of those projects is trademarked as " Starfield " and is expected to be the first of the two to be developed and released. Games of Thrones' Season 7 finale airs tonight on HBO at 9pm ET. Previous efforts to bring the series to life in video game form include 2012's effort from Cyanide, and Telltale Games' six episode run in 2014, due to receive a second season down the line. (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII Ditches Endgame Killcam for Something Better Call of Duty: WWII Ditches Endgame Killcam for Something Better
- August 29, 2017

Call of Duty WWII is looking to invade your weekend like the Allied Forces who stormed the beaches of France's Normandy coast when the private beta officially kicks off. "Team up with your friends to compete in fan-favorite modes such as TDM, Domination, Hardpoint, and more". While the Call of Duty: WW2 beta is locked away from those who haven't pre-ordered the game in USA and Europe, it's open to all on the Singapore PlayStation Store. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8: Leak 'Confirms' a Price of $999 Apple iPhone 8: Leak 'Confirms' a Price of $999
- August 27, 2017

Longbow Research reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $173.00 price target on shares of Apple in a report on Friday, August 11th. Apple is expected to launch its new iPhone devices - together with a new version of the Apple Watch and its own 4K smart TV - at a press event next month, which some are speculating will be scheduled for September 12th. (more...)
Super NES Classic Mini Adds Rewind Function: Preorders Opening Super NES Classic Mini Adds Rewind Function: Preorders Opening
- August 23, 2017

Eager fans hoping to get Nintendo's Super NES Classic Edition were quick to jump on the opportunity early Tuesday morning to pre-order a game console from Best Buy . In a July call with investors, Nintendo said it has sold 4.7 million Switch units since it became available in March. A full review of what the game play is like will follow towards the end of September, but for now, if you managed to pre-order one, you have every reason to be very excited. (more...)
United States cities wrestle with Confederate statues' fate United States cities wrestle with Confederate statues' fate
- August 21, 2017

Despite the party's talk of inclusiveness and minority outreach, it's clear white fears continue to resonate with many in the GOP base. Pressured by advisers, the president had softened his words on the dispute Monday but returned to his combative stance Tuesday - insisting during an unexpected and contentious news conference at Trump Tower that "both sides" were to blame. (more...)
Profit and same-store sales slide at Urban Outfitters Profit and same-store sales slide at Urban Outfitters
- August 17, 2017

JP Morgan maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $31 target in Friday, March 18 report. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $25.00. and worldwide copyright law. The legal version of this article can be read at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/08/14/urban-outfitters-inc-nasdaqurbn-pt-set-at-17-00-by-royal-bank-of-canada-updated-updated-updated.html. (more...)
Google Cancels Diversity Town Hall Over Concerns for Employee Safety Google Cancels Diversity Town Hall Over Concerns for Employee Safety
- August 12, 2017

Sundar Pichai the CEO of Google has been forced to cancel an internal town hall meeting over a gender dispute rocking the tech company. Pichai said that he has met with many people at Google about the controversy, with the vast majority supporting the decision to fire the author of the manifesto. (more...)
Here Are The New Skins For 2018 Here Are The New Skins For 2018
- August 10, 2017

You can play a variety of Olympic games with Overwatch characters, including soccer, basketball, track and field and more. Lucioball gets a new map, adding a space-age Sydney field to the earlier Rio-themed pitch from previous year. However, three sprays have to be unlocked through achievements and one has to be unlocked by completing 10 competitive matches in Lucioball . Last year's Summer Games was tied to the 2016 Rio Olympics, so despite hints of a Summer Games return ... (more...)
Geopolitical Concerns Lead To Weakness On Wall Street Geopolitical Concerns Lead To Weakness On Wall Street
- August 10, 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was down 82.37 points, or 0.37 percent, to 22,002.97, the S&P 500 .SPX had lost 8.34 points, or 0.34 percent, to 2,466.58 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC had dropped 38.99 points, or 0.61 percent, to 6,331.47. (more...)
Dow notches 9th straight record close Dow notches 9th straight record close
- August 09, 2017

Apple rose 1.4 percent, and Wal-Mart climbed 1 percent. Avis Budget Group fell 5.84% as the auto rental company's second-quarter profit missed expectations and the company cut its full-year profit view. The company manages to take the lead in biggest gainers amongst consumer staples stocks. The price of oil fell 1.4 percent, sending energy companies lower. (more...)
High-End AMD Radeon RX Vega Graphics Cards Launched High-End AMD Radeon RX Vega Graphics Cards Launched
- August 02, 2017

It also needs a single 8-pin PCIe power connector with a typical board power of 150W, at least according to pictures and information provided by Smallformfactor.net site , which had a chance to snap a few pictures. Meanwhile, the top-end RX Vega 64 too comes in two versions, one being air-cooled while another comes with a water-cooling solution. Vega 10 leverages HBM2 memory for its HBC, which is connected via a 2048-bit interface, as reported by Tech Radar . (more...)
LG V30 to reportedly launch across the globe on September 28 LG V30 to reportedly launch across the globe on September 28
- August 02, 2017

This is revealed by an internal document, which apart from the global launch notes that the phone will be up for sale September 15 in LG's home market of South Korea . However, a source familiar with the matter has stated that the LG V30 will also be released in the # United States . In short, you can expect eye-catching designs from both companies, but LG is ready to step up things as far as the performance is concerned. (more...)
Local law enforcement addresses concerns over Ford Explorers and carbon monoxide poisoning Local law enforcement addresses concerns over Ford Explorers and carbon monoxide poisoning
- August 01, 2017

There have been other police departments across the US reporting similar issues. The agency made the move after finding more than 2,700 complaints of exhaust odors in the passenger compartment and fears of carbon monoxide in an investigation that it started a year ago. (more...)
'Lost Sphear' Hits PC, PS4, Nintendo Switch On January 23 'Lost Sphear' Hits PC, PS4, Nintendo Switch On January 23
- July 26, 2017

Lost Sphear will release on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC on January 23rd. You can also pre-order the game now for the PS4 and PC, but not for the Nintendo Switch . As it is too unsafe for Kanata alone, his friends accompany him from his town of Elgarthe: Lumina with Locke and a mysterious person named Van. LOST SPHEAR , the LOST SPHEAR logo, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, EIDOS, FINAL FANTASY, I AM SETSUNA , SPACE INVADERS, SQUARE ENIX, the SQUARE ENIX logo, TAITO, ... (more...)
Ford Mustang GT hits 60 miles per hour in under 4 seconds Ford Mustang GT hits 60 miles per hour in under 4 seconds
- July 25, 2017

The improvements of 25 horsepower and 20 lb-ft over the outgoing Ford Mustang GT come about mostly as a result of the Coyote's new dual-injection system . Ford says the torquier engine and quicker-shifting automatic will get the turbo Stang to 60 miles per hour in less than five seconds; we tested an EcoBoost automatic at 5.2 seconds a few years back. (more...)
First 'Ready Player One' Trailer Wows Comic Con With Retro Vibe First 'Ready Player One' Trailer Wows Comic Con With Retro Vibe
- July 24, 2017

Earth has been ravaged by an energy crisis and civilized society is crumbling. "I just hope it doesn't forget the story when it starts enveloping us in a world that we can see all around us and make our own choices to look at". Along with gamers from around the world, Wade joins the adventure, and quickly finds himself pitted against powerful corporate foes and other ruthless competitors who will do anything, in the oasis or the real world, to reach the treasure first. (more...)
Reliance Q1 earnings up 28%; GRM at Dollars 11.9/bbl Reliance Q1 earnings up 28%; GRM at Dollars 11.9/bbl
- July 21, 2017

Standalone revenue from operations climbed 18.4 percent to 704.34 billion rupees. "RIL proposes to acquire 2.52 crore equity shares of BTL, constituting 24.92 per cent of the post-issue paid-up capital of BTL... Segment EBIT (including exceptional item of Rs 1,087 crore) increased by 13.4% (YoY) to a record level of Rs 7,476 crore, against Rs 6,593 crore in Q1FY17. (more...)
European Central Bank's Draghi to tiptoe to stimulus exit European Central Bank's Draghi to tiptoe to stimulus exit
- July 21, 2017

The euro is now at $1.15135, backing off slightly from Tuesday's $1.1583, its highest level since May 2016 but still maintaining gains of 3.0 percent since ECB President Mario Draghi's Sintra speech and comfortably holding above the 1.15 line breached on Tuesday. (more...)
Nintendo Switch's online app is available for your phone now
- July 20, 2017

Nintendo's Switch online service will cost €/$3.99 a month, €/$7.99 for a three-month period and €/$19.99 for a 12-month period when it goes live next year. Of course, you can easily invite your Nintendo Switch friends, too! Retailers are receiving new Nintendo Switch inventory this week because of the Splatoon 2 release on Friday. (more...)
BSP chief Mayawati says she will resign from Rajya Sabha BSP chief Mayawati says she will resign from Rajya Sabha
- July 19, 2017

Mayawati has given a three-page resignation letter to Ansari which officials say may not be accepted because members quitting Parliament are expected to submit their resignation in a simple format and without conditions. Talking to reporters later, she said the government had tried to prevent her from speaking inside Parliament. Mayawati has had enough and she made a decision to get her way by hook or by crook. (more...)
Tekken 7 Fans Wants Old Character First Tekken 7 Fans Wants Old Character First
- July 18, 2017

Tekken 7's next DLC character is Fatal Fury's Geese Howard . Perhaps we'll see more crossover characters in the future in Namco's Tekken 7. Sporting his signature red hakama training trousers and white uwagi top, Geese is ready to wield heavy kicks and punches as he takes on the likes of Heihachi, Paul, Akuma , and the rest of the TEKKEN 7 fighters when he enters the King of Iron Fist Tournament in Winter 2017. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is Getting First-Person-Only Servers In the July Update PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is Getting First-Person-Only Servers In the July Update
- July 15, 2017

The server will present a tougher challenge for hardcore gamers, with a more realistic and limited point of view. The update is set to roll out first for NA/EU solo and duo matches, and will come to other regions in the future. Players can technically switch between third-person and first-person views at will, but the vast majority of players prefer to stick to third-person. (more...)
Trump and Macron turn on the charm Trump and Macron turn on the charm
- July 15, 2017

Handshake aficionado and President of the United States Donald Trump on Friday sustained his art of the grip for a duration never before seen on the worldwide stage. Mr Trump had said: "The friendship between our two nations - and ourselves, I might add - is unbreakable". A total of 3,700 members of the military paraded along the Champs Elysees in Paris for the occasion. (more...)
Lonzo Ball wearing Nikes: Is it another Lavar Ball marketing ploy? Lonzo Ball wearing Nikes: Is it another Lavar Ball marketing ploy?
- July 14, 2017

The Warriors were led by McCaw, who finished with 26 points, shooting 10-of-16 from the field. The Sixers' No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft , Ben Simmons, did not play in the contest but watched court-side. Ball reiterated his desire to make his own apparel decisions despite being part of the family business. "Just. Do. It", James wrote on Instagram . (more...)