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Sci-tech Bungie Responds to Destiny 2 Bans on PC
Author: 0 Bungie Responds to Destiny 2 Bans on PC

Bungie has now confirmed it did ban "approximately" 400 players on PC on launch day. This page was either implemented or updated on October 23, 2017 as of this post, meaning that the passage of connecting to the Destiny 2 service with modified game software, game assets, hardware and console firmware all count under "Player Behavior that can lead to Account Bans or Restrictions".

Author: 0 O'Reilly Dropped by Talent Agency After Reports of Sexual Harassment

But on the larger issue, it seems rather obvious to me that if you think allegations of sexual harassment cause your children pain and suffering, there's an easy way to avoid that: Don't sexually harass anyone. "I'm not going to sit here in a courtroom for a year and a half and let my kids get beaten up every single day of their lives by a tabloid press", he told the New York Times in an interview published Saturday.

Sci-tech Subaru WRX STI S208 Special Edition is new range-topper
Author: 0 Subaru WRX STI S208 Special Edition is new range-topper

Measuring 4630mm long, 1950mm wide and 1430mm tall with a 2730mm wheelbase, the VIZIV Performance is similar in size to the current WRX, albeit significantly wider and with 80mm extra space between the axles. The 2.0-litre turbo engine has been handbuilt and balanced by STI technicians and fitted with a twin-scrolle ball bearing turbo charger to deliver 245kW, with a free-flowing exhaust system and an intercooler spray system.

Author: 0 Google ties up with Cisco on hybrid containers for business

Google and Cisco announced a partnership today that's created to provide their shared customers with a consistent environment for running applications in a hybrid cloud configuration. The companies will provide joint technical support for the platform. One is Kubernetes, a product developed by Google to build and deploy apps in digital containers .

Author: 0 Xbox Accessory Kinect Has Officially Ceased Production

Developers just weren't willing to sink funds and research into creating games designed exclusively for the Kinect, and consumers weren't happy about Xbox One resources behind held back from developers in order to enhance the Kinect. Once again, the Kinect is meeting its end. "And like all product launches, you monitor that over time, you learn and adjust". It's now rumored that Microsoft will continue to support the device for current users, but the extent of that support - especially as ...

Author: 0 Leicester City vs Leeds United EFL Cup Round of 16

Leicester pulled a goal back just three minutes later, as Iheanacho scored his first goal for the club after capitalising on an error at the back from Leeds . After Gray, Andy King and Slimani failed to take the opportunities that came their way, the hosts finally struck again on 71 minutes through the Algerian striker, who converted Iheanacho's low cross from close range.

Sci-tech Metal Gear Survive hits in 2018
Author: 0 Metal Gear Survive hits in 2018

It's set to take place following the events of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes in an alternate reality, some that combined with the zombie gameplay creates a pretty interesting diversion from the series' core gameplay. Although the game will also be released for the PC, these release dates for that platform will not coincide with the console versions, even though Konami reps have said otherwise in the past .

Sci-tech Google starts investigating clicking/ticking sound issue with Pixel 2
Author: 0 Google starts investigating clicking/ticking sound issue with Pixel 2

Our source referred to them as " Pixel " devices, though. For the first-gen Pixel devices, Google Lens is slowly rolling out through the Photos app. The investigation follows Google's acknowledgement that it may introduce new software to respond to users' concern about a blue tint to the Pixel 2 XL's 6-inch screen.

Sci-tech Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.3M at auction
Author: 0 Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.3M at auction

The second scribbled note in Einstein's hand read, succinctly, "Where there's a will there's a way". If you are lucky, the notes themselves would someday be worth more than some spare change, Einstein supposedly said. The seller was reported to be a relative of the messenger. Did they ever. Ninety-five years later, Einstein remains a household name-now synonymous with brilliance-and at auction in Jerusalem , the notes sold for far more than estimated: $1.5 million and $240k, respectively.

Sci-tech Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is Overbought Based on Its RSI
Author: 0 Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is Overbought Based on Its RSI

Coty Inc now has $11.50 billion valuation. Traders and investors often use earnings per share (TTM) to determine a company's profitability for the past year. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) earned "Sell" rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, August 22. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Thursday, November 5 report.

Author: 0 Google adds enterprise tools directly into Gmail

Gmail is getting some brand new enterprise tools so users can get work done without even leaving their inboxes. In all, Google details 11 new add-ons that are launching for Gmail today. Add-ons can be installed by clicking on the settings wheel at the top right of the inbox and clicking on "Get add-ons". Add-ons for Gmail work in both the Android app and the web client, and you only need to install once to access them on all your devices.

Author: 0 Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Stock Soars After Q1 Earnings Beat

In other Seagate Technology PLC news, insider Philip G. Brace purchased 1,000 shares of Seagate Technology PLC stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 1st. Liberty Mutual Asset Management stated it has 0.03% in Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX ). Korea Inv accumulated 229,538 shares. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund, a Oregon-based fund reported 157,351 shares.

Sci-tech UN Welcomes Nicaragua to Paris Climate Change Agreement
Author: 0 UN Welcomes Nicaragua to Paris Climate Change Agreement

The move means that the USA, which announced it would pull out of the agreement in June, heads into the COP23 talks in Bonn next month alone with Syria as the only two countries in the world not participating in the global accord. In 2015, it refused to sign the Paris accord as it claimed the Agreement was too weak and it did not protect developing countries from climate change .

Sci-tech Hitman to reactivate Elusive Targets next month
Author: 0 Hitman to reactivate Elusive Targets next month

After the routine elimination of a target, a contingency plan to unleash a global pandemic is triggered and Agent 47 must race against the clock to prevent a virus from spreading. As mentioned at the top of the post, when the GOTY edition hits, a free game update will also be made available for current players. This GOTY Edition of the 2016 title will include all of the original game's base content - meaning that it will compile all of Season One's episodic missions - as well as some ...

Sci-tech First photo from Venom set released
Author: 0 First photo from Venom set released

The picture shows three people - one of whom is Hardy - and was captioned: "Day 1". First appearing in the comic book series as an alien costume worn by Spider-Man in Marvel 's The Amazing Spider-Man #252 in 1984, it was several years before the creature left Peter Parker and merged with photographer Eddie Brock, forming the antihero known as Venom .

Sci-tech Samsung's Stable Android Oreo Update To Debut In Early 2018
Author: 0 Samsung's Stable Android Oreo Update To Debut In Early 2018

The Galaxy Note 8 Oreo seems next in the pipeline, but it could be February 2018 when we see the 8.0 OTA rolling out for the device. Previous year also, Samsung updated its flagship smartphones around the same timeline. Other than the security patch no further information is available that what other possible changes (if any) the update might bring. Even Sony's Xperia XZ Premium smartphone has already started receiving the Oreo update.

Sci-tech Sensex cuts initial gains, Nifty shoots above 10200-mark
Author: 0 Sensex cuts initial gains, Nifty shoots above 10200-mark

The NSE Nifty closed at 10,184.85, showing a gain of 38.30 points, or 0.38 per cent. The S&P BSE PSU Index jumped about 2 percent, led by Syndicate Bank up 7 percent, Andhra Bank gaining 7 percent, Punjab National Bank rising 5.5 percent while IBI Bank added 5 percent.

Sci-tech European Union raids Daimler and Volkswagen, further expands cartel inquiry
Author: 0 European Union raids Daimler and Volkswagen, further expands cartel inquiry

The raids are believed to have targeted Daimler, the owner of Mercedes-Benz , and Volkswagen Group , which owns brands including Audi , Porsche , Lamborghini and Skoda . Volkswagen and other manufacturers have also been told that they could still benefit from leniency if they come forward with material evidence first.

Sci-tech Australian Teen Survives Great White Shark Attack
Author: 0 Australian Teen Survives Great White Shark Attack

This thing was going to eat my daughter and going to eat the kayak and anything else that was in its way'. Sarah Williams , 15, was paddling on a kayak about 200 metres from the shore near Normanville on Sunday afternoon while her father, brother and sister were just metres away in a small tinny.

Sci-tech Gears of War 4 Gets New Maps, Halloween Event
Author: 0 Gears of War 4 Gets New Maps, Halloween Event

Fuel Depot has already been used for " Gears of War 1 and 2" but this time it will be larger. Fuel Depot and Lift Apex will be available for everyone else for free in Public Matchmaking on October 30. According to Microsoft's Xbox Wire, Season Pass holders can access said maps with double experience (XP) and 20 percent credit bonus as early as October 23.

Sci-tech Razer unveils new camera and microphone for streamers
Author: 0 Razer unveils new camera and microphone for streamers

With regards to the video quality itself, streamers can choose between 720p at 60 frames per second and 1080p at 30 frames per second. It'll sell for $99.99. "When Razer invited me in to check out some early prototypes, it was awesome to see their take on features and equipment I use every day", says streaming aficionado Jericho.

Sci-tech USA judge orders new trial to decide how much Samsung owes Apple
Author: 0 USA judge orders new trial to decide how much Samsung owes Apple

The lawsuit was originally settled in 2012, with a court ordering Samsung to pay Apple more than $1 billion in damages. Samsung did pay Apple $548 million in late 2015, but the company's legal team believed it had a chance to reduce that sum, and a Supreme Court ruling the following year proved it does indeed have a shot.

Sci-tech OnePlus 5T With Slim Bezels Leaked In Images Again
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T With Slim Bezels Leaked In Images Again

No official confirmation has been issued by OnePlus, but an eagle-eyed fan on Chinese social network Weibo supposedly spotted a page on its site that was published by mistake. As rumoured up until now, the OnePlus 5T will feature an 18:9 display, much like several other 2017 flagship smartphones. The leak is in line with some of the previous renders and leaks .

Sci-tech Is This The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 With 18:9 Display?
Author: 0 Is This The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 With 18:9 Display?

As per the information available on TENAA's website, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 features a 5.99-inch display with 2160 × 1080 pixels resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. While it is not clearly mentioned, it seems that the new chipset from Qualcomm, the Snapdragon 636 mobile platform is going to make an appearance on the phone.

Sci-tech Porsche 911 Carrera T revealed
Author: 0 Porsche 911 Carrera T revealed

Porsche has priced the 911 Carrera T at just over £85k in the United Kingdom, representing a £12k jump in price over the standard Carrera. The result of the lightweight construction measures: At an unladen weight of 1,425 kilograms, the two-seater is 20 kilograms lighter than a 911 Carrera with comparable equipment.

Sci-tech Twitter to crack down on abuse, hatred, sexual harassment
Author: 0 Twitter to crack down on abuse, hatred, sexual harassment

The company been criticized over the past several years for not doing enough to crackdown on abuse and problematic content. Twitter has made strides in stamping out pro-terrorist communities, but many users complaints that abuse still runs rampant, particularly for women.

Author: 0 Manchester United expect Zlatan Ibrahimovic to return before end of year

The former Red Devils striker, who is progressing well in his rehabilitation despite admitting it has been "a lot harder" than expected, says Ibrahimovic is showing signs he is getting close to a return. "It's just then a question of the way you position yourself in relation to that, the way you think is best way you think is to do it". "We have the same players as we had for the Benfica match".

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Author: 0 "Orionids" meteor shower peaks early Sunday morning

The meteor shower is usually visible from all over the planet if weather conditions are right, and this year we're lucky enough to have a low-light moon that won't get in the way of the display. It's tempting to think that the brighter meteors represent fragments that would reach the ground, but Cooke said that isn't the case with the Orionids.

Sci-tech Fitbit Inc (FIT) Buy, Hold or Sell? What Analysts Recommend
Author: 0 Fitbit Inc (FIT) Buy, Hold or Sell? What Analysts Recommend

The firm presently has a "weight" rating on the scientific and technical instruments company's stock. 3 analysts rate Fitbit , Inc. a Buy or Strong Buy, which is 20% of all the analyst ratings. In other news, Director Jon Callaghan sold 15,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 1st. The company's market cap is $1.44 Billion, and the average volume is 6.69 Million.

Author: 0 Reliance Jio raises tariff - what it means for Airtel, Idea, Vodafone

Recently, Anshuman Thakur, head of strategy and planning, at Jio , had told economic times (ET) that most of Reliance Jio's users have subscribed to its Rs 399 plan and very few have taken up the Rs 149 plan . 309 plan still remains in the postpaid listing, with 30GB data doled out at 1GB per day; the security deposit for the pack is Rs. 400. Rs 1999 plan: The Rs 1999 plan is now offering 125GB of 4G data along with unlimited voice calling services and SMSes both local and STD.

Sci-tech Growth Analysis of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL)
Author: 0 Growth Analysis of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL)

Analysts' ultimate objective when projecting revenue is to determine the appropriate value for a stock. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in United Continental Holdings by 4,642.3% in the 1st quarter. Equities analysts anticipate that United Continental Holdings will post $6.45 EPS for the current fiscal year. Insiders own 0.27% of the company's stock.

Sci-tech Seventh-grader Gitanjali Rao is America's `Top Young Scientist'
Author: 0 Seventh-grader Gitanjali Rao is America's `Top Young Scientist'

Gitanjali, a student at STEM School and Academy in Highlands Ranch, Colo., was inspired to make the device after studying major water crises in places like Flint, Mich., for two years. She may only be 11, but Gitanjali Rao has already caused a big bang in the science world. Gitanjali, a seventh grader, was able to witness just how hard testing for lead could be through the demonstrated attempts of her parents Bharathi Rao and Ram Rao, both engineers, who'd begun testing water in their own ...

Sci-tech Michelle Williams says she was 'suicidal' when she was in Destiny's Child
Author: 0 Michelle Williams says she was 'suicidal' when she was in Destiny's Child

Go see a professional so that they can assess you. Michelle Williams has opened up about her relationship with depression and mental health issues before, through and after the years with Destiny's Child . Williams first spoke about living with depression back in 2013 during an interview with The Associated Press. Williams noted that at the time, she thought it was just growing pains.

Sci-tech Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain promises patience at Liverpool
Author: 0 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain promises patience at Liverpool

He confessed to having to learn a new style of play under Klopp, whose high-pressing approach differs from what Oxlade-Chamberlain encountered under Arsène Wenger, ... The manager said when we come to these places it'll be a tough game, we can't be complacent, we need to give them 100% effort and I think the boys did that right from the off.

Sci-tech IIHS Adds Passenger-Side Small Overlap Test to Awards Criteria
Author: 0 IIHS Adds Passenger-Side Small Overlap Test to Awards Criteria

What's arguably the toughest crash test in U.S. automotive safety trials is getting an upgrade, with a new version of the small overlap test announced. Check out the IIHS video below as Becky Mueller talks about the new passenger crash testing. Turns out, all passenger-side airbag systems are not created equal-especially when it comes to protecting the passenger versus the driver.

Sci-tech Apple's IPhone X Copies 'Animoji' Mark, App Developer Says
Author: 0 Apple's IPhone X Copies 'Animoji' Mark, App Developer Says

The Tokyo-based company, Emonster, filed the suit on Wednesday in United States federal court, saying, " Apple made the conscious decision to try to pilfer the name for itself". Still, the company says its business has suffered since Apple's launch - both because its app is no longer the top search result for " Animoji ", and because they're now having to rush out their next update.

Sci-tech Audi unveils all-new A7 Sportback
Author: 0 Audi unveils all-new A7 Sportback

On the technological front, the big change is the inclusion of the new Audi AI remote parking pilot , activated via smartphone. At the rear, the A7 has a light bar that is integrated into the boot line and incorporates the brake lights and indicators, and a rear spoiler that raises at 74mph for improved downforce on the sleek body.

Sci-tech Mac Mini Is In Apple's Future Plans, Confirms Tim Cook
Author: 0 Mac Mini Is In Apple's Future Plans, Confirms Tim Cook

Apple hasn't updated its Mac mini in three years, suggesting it was being left to die out, but now it looks set to be given a new lease of life. Check out the full exchange below. This also isn't the first time that the venerable Mini received backing from Apple as the company's marketing chief Phil Schiller too had stated in April they continue to have faith in the desktop PC.

Sci-tech Hodgson tries to keep Palace players grounded after shock win
Author: 0 Hodgson tries to keep Palace players grounded after shock win

However, he did admit that he's spoken with Toon managing director Lee Charnley about the situation. Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez is refusing to allow excitement at the prospect of a takeover cloud his judgement as he looks to kill Crystal Palace's recovery in its infancy.

Sci-tech Facebook is Now Testing Subscriptions
Author: 0 Facebook is Now Testing Subscriptions

The first choice is a model where everyone gets to read ten free stories per month before having to subscribe. Facebook announced a few months ago a plan to start testing subscriptions and paywalls for their Instant Articles. "The publisher will process the payment directly and keep 100 percent of the revenue", Brown, Hardiman, and Salari wrote. Subscribers will get full access to the publisher's sites and apps.

Sci-tech Dude dressed as Pikachu arrested at White House
Author: 0 Dude dressed as Pikachu arrested at White House

A Kentucky man dressed as a Pokémon character tried jumping over a White House fence on Tuesday because he wanted to make a YouTube video in hopes of becoming famous, according to an affidavit. He noted that he could not complete the video because of the "quick response" from officers. Investigators also said that Combs knew he'd be arrested and had even researched previous jumpers.

Author: 0 Resident Evil Revelations 1 and 2 for Switch Include Retro Minigames

The first one is a shooter called " Ghost Ship Panic ", and as it can be deduced by its name, it comes included with the first Revelations . These minigames are optional, of course, but they also provide an additional way for players to earn BP that can be used in the games' extremely fun Raid Modes.

Author: 0 Betting On Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) ?

Several other research firms have also issued reports on OAS . The High end of the forecast is $0.07 per share, while the Low end is $-0.19 per share. The company has market cap of $50.97 million. Oasis Petroleum (NYSE: OAS ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. The average estimate of Wall Street analysts had projected -0.06.

Sci-tech Epic fail: new auto owners blast technology in Consumer Reports reliability survey
Author: 0 Epic fail: new auto owners blast technology in Consumer Reports reliability survey

We have urged them multiple times to correct this, and they've refused. You bet. After the magazine called the Model S the best vehicle it had ever tested, it generated massive attention. "It's important to note that Consumer Reports has not yet driven a Model 3, let alone do they know anything substantial about how the Model 3 was designed and engineered", the spokesperson wrote.

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