Blizzard brings back Battle.net branding

Well, the blue giant has now made a decision to un-kill it. In a blog post , Blizzard said it expected the shift away from Battle.net to be "challenging". Blizzard Entertainment's meandering approach to rebranding its well-known Battle.net servi... More..

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Uber investors accuse Kalanick of 'undermining' search for his replacement
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Uber investors accuse Kalanick of 'undermining' search for his replacement

It appears the task of trying to keep things calm in the boardroom during this upheaval will go to early employee Ryan Graves, the chairman of Uber's board. The sources, who spoke to CNBC on the condition of ...More..

NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty in US
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty in US

Hofman told reporters that Hutchins will "vigorously defend himself" against the charges brought against him, adding that they are confident that he will be vindicated once evidence comes to light. The FBI ar...More..

Call of Duty WWII Road to Beta Details, what's in, what's not
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Call of Duty WWII Road to Beta Details, what's in, what's not

War is the new, objective-based game mode coming into Call of Duty: WWII . You'll also be able to try out the new Divisions system , which replaces create-a-class. This test of the Private Multiplayer Beta...More..

Nepal: Devotees throng temples on occasion of Krishna Janmashtami
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Nepal: Devotees throng temples on occasion of Krishna Janmashtami

The local unit of the ISKCON will hold a special religious and cultural programme to mark the Janmashtami celebrations on their temple premises here on Tuesday. The "Chappan Bhog" as mentioned earlier consist...More..

A study of ice and fire
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

A study of ice and fire

They have not determined if the volcanoes are active or not, but the awareness of their presence could help scientists researching seismic monitoring in Antarctica . Nearly 100 volcanoes are hiding below the...More..

Microsoft falsely accused Intel for poor Surface drivers
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Microsoft falsely accused Intel for poor Surface drivers

Microsoft blamed Intel for the reliability issues on its Surface devices that caused the withdrawal of Consumer Reports' recommendation. Both our predicted one-to-two-year failure and actual return rates f...More..

by | Monday, August 14, 2017

North Korean tensions aren't deterring tourists from Guam

A senior general within North Korea's leadership specified last week that four missiles would be fired into seas just short of the island - home to 163,000 American citizens and two United States military bas...More..

Nokia 5 to go on sale from Independence Day onwards
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Nokia 5 to go on sale from Independence Day onwards

Launch offers on the Nokia 5 include 5GB data per month for Vodafone customers at Rs 149 and Rs 2,500 worth coupons on MakeMyTrip. HMD Global has announced that the Nokia 5 will be up for offline sale i...More..

IL Senate in gridlock over education funding bill
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

IL Senate in gridlock over education funding bill

The Senate override vote was 38-19. An analysis by the Illinois State Board of Education released Saturday found that CPS would receive $463 million less under Rauner's education funding plan than under the...More..

NASA announces television coverage for August 21 solar eclipse
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

NASA announces television coverage for August 21 solar eclipse

In Michigan, it will be seen at about 1 p.m. Experts say that Michigan will witness the moon obscure nearly 80% of the sun. Get help from an astronomer before using a solar filter with a camera, telescope or ...More..

Amazon recalls solar eclipse glasses
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Amazon recalls solar eclipse glasses

The group's spokesman Rick Fienberg says numerous glasses being sold on Amazon are not certified to be safe. As August 21 nears, scammers are flooding the market with fake solar eclipse glasses. Inspect solar...More..

Fired Google engineer continues blitz against company
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Fired Google engineer continues blitz against company

The engineer, James Damore, was subsequently fired for violating Google's code of conduct. Google's CEO had originally planned to address some of these issues at an all-hands meeting Thursday, but he canc...More..

Tesla Model 3 gets choice of 50kWh or 75kWh battery
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Tesla Model 3 gets choice of 50kWh or 75kWh battery

Making the announcement at an event for shareholders, Musk suggested a lack of battery supply from Tesla Gigafactory could cause a future bottleneck for the Model 3's production. The lower base price of t...More..

Solar Eclipse viewing party will be at Sternberg
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Solar Eclipse viewing party will be at Sternberg

Whether you are traveling for the eclipse or staying in town, enjoy this happy accident that we can experience eclipses at all. "The path of this eclipse makes it a once-in-a lifetime event in that it transec...More..

by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Amazon Advises Against Using Brand of Solar Eclipse Glasses on Site

You will notice in the shadows of tree leaves that the light spaces in between the leaves will show a bunch of tiny eclipses , acting like a bunch of pinhole projectors in one area. A solar eclipse party be...More..

Facebook figured out how to
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Facebook figured out how to "sneak" in China

Colorful Balloons appears to mimic the look and feel of Facebook's Moments app, which allows users to share photos with friends and family members. Facebook has been banned from China for years, but a new a...More..

Destiny 2 PC beta: here's what's changing from the console version
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Destiny 2 PC beta: here's what's changing from the console version

Competitive continues to be based on the Skill level of the players involved, which Bungie warns may lead to extended wait times to match you up with suitable opponents. The time it takes to charge up Super Ab...More..

A bot just defeated one of the world's best video gamers
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

A bot just defeated one of the world's best video gamers

Musk tweeted that the OpenAI bot was the first one to defeat the world's best eSports players, with a game that is more complex than traditional board games such as chess and Go. Artificial Intelligence i...More..

Trump tells Guam governor: 'We are with you 1000 percent'
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Trump tells Guam governor: 'We are with you 1000 percent'

He told the governor, "You seem like a hell of a guy". "The island of Guam made rare headlines this week when North Korea, responding to blustery language from President Trump, threatened to fire four bal...More..