Monday August 20-th, 2018

Commonwealth Games 2018: Galadima claims 8th gold for Nigeria Commonwealth Games 2018: Galadima claims 8th gold for Nigeria

A statement later said: "The Cameroon Commonwealth team is sad to announce that eight of the 24 athletes they took to the XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast , Australia are missing from their respective rooms in the Games village". On top of tha...

American Century Companies INC Continues to Hold Stake in Facebook INC (FB) American Century Companies INC Continues to Hold Stake in Facebook INC (FB)

Moreover, Ithaka Gru Ltd Liability has 7.68% invested in Facebook, Inc . The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 3.07%. Wellcome Trust Ltd decreased its stake in Facebook Inc (FB ) by 9.89% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC...

Survey claims that 9% of Facebook users have deleted their accounts Survey claims that 9% of Facebook users have deleted their accounts

At the Settings menu, choose "General" and then find the link that says " Download a copy of your Facebook data". Zuckerberg said he understands the concerns, especially because "Facebook and tech industry is located in Silicon Valley, which i...

Taylor Swift Desecrates EWF's Taylor Swift Desecrates EWF's "September" With Struggle Vocals

But now, she's delivering two exclusives to the streaming service. Recorded at The Tracking Room in Nashville, Tennessee, Swift paints the 1978 disco classic a decidedly country hue on the new rework, recorded exclusively as part of her new Spotif...

Day before Ambedkar Jayanti, statue vandalised in Greater Noida Day before Ambedkar Jayanti, statue vandalised in Greater Noida

Chamling hailed Ambedkar for his selfless service to the nation and recalled his role in the framing of Indian constitution. Venkiah Naidu, the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and the Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Smt. SP (rural) Suniti Singh said ...

Some Android OEMs lied about applying security updates Some Android OEMs lied about applying security updates

Security Research Labs stressed that exploiting Android handsets is still hard, but as hackers become incentivised to target smartphones, ensuring devices are kept current with patches is important. The whole process that takes place during the te...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Will Come With Larger Display And Better Battery Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Will Come With Larger Display And Better Battery

As per the reports , Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will launch in the third quarter of 2018. For instance, looking at a three-generation change it's undeniable that the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S9 are both Samsung phones . The Galaxy J7 Duo's headlining...

Donald Trump proposes rejoining Trans-Pacific Partnership Donald Trump proposes rejoining Trans-Pacific Partnership

Trump also indicated that talks are progressing toward successful renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Farm-state lawmakers said after a White House meeting on agricultural trade that Trump told his economic adviser, Larr...

Bargain Guide - God of War Bargain Guide - God of War

When you're in the nucleus of any video game website, it can be hard to forget that real people work really hard to bring the titles we love to life. We can travel through the nine kingdoms of Norse mythology , and two of these are completely opti...

Why Mark Zuckerberg didn't want to talk about your data Why Mark Zuckerberg didn't want to talk about your data

Durbin's questions may have started more people thinking about what the United States can do. Regarding the Cambridge Analytica issue, Zuckerberg said it will take "many months" to complete an audit of other apps that may also have improperly gat...

Apple begins preparing for the end of 32-bit support on macOS Apple begins preparing for the end of 32-bit support on macOS

It is possible that the next version of macOS will retain some limited compatibility with 32-bit apps. At our Worldwide Developers Conference in 2017, Apple informed developers that macOS High Sierra would be the last version of macOS to run ...

Fortnite's Port-a-Fort Will Give You Instant Protection in a Pickle Fortnite's Port-a-Fort Will Give You Instant Protection in a Pickle

While the game is a port of the hugely successful PC game, Fortnite is catering to mobile gamers in a way. It's essentially a grenade that gives players the high ground and tactical advantage, according to its official description: " New portable...

Will Captain America become Nomad in Avengers: Infinity War?

The Infinity Gauntlet and six Infinity Stones look to be the center of attention in Anthony and Joe Russo's upcoming blockbuster Avengers: Infinity War . 'He was just cool. So, let's assume that Hawkeye's mission is really important to the en...

Ford Focus debuts with a classier look Ford Focus debuts with a classier look

The VW Golf was the best hatchback, Donald Trump was still hosting the American version of The Apprentice and "fake news " was merely a form of poor journalism. It also spawns three driving modes: Normal, Sport and Eco. Announced alongside the new...

Fox News accidentally broadcast graphic showing they're the least trusted news network Fox News accidentally broadcast graphic showing they're the least trusted news network

A graphic that appeared during a segment of the Fox News show " Media Buzz " on Sunday. On Sunday, Fox News media analyst Howard Kurtz was having a chat with Republican strategist and pollster Frank Luntz about how President Trump's excessi...

Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo - 804 hp e-racer Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo - 804 hp e-racer

Beginning on April 14th in Rome, the Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo will be deployed as a "race taxi" piloted by either former DTM driver Rahel Frey or Le Mans victor Dindo Capello, allowing those lucky VIPs to experience the performance offered b...

First 'Luxury Space Hotel' Set To Open In 2022 First 'Luxury Space Hotel' Set To Open In 2022

The price tag is an all inclusive figure (flights are included) and if you have the cash, fully refundable deposits of $80,000 are now being accepted. If you think you have seen all that luxury travel has to offer, then think again, as a luxury h...

The DRAMAwatch League - DreamKazper's Suspension The DRAMAwatch League - DreamKazper's Suspension

Another girl made accusations (backed with screenshots ) that the now former Overwatch League player solicited pictures from her while knowing she was just 15 years old. According to PC Gamer, OWL team, #Boston Uprising , has officially termina...

Humboldt Broncos coach, killed in bus crash, played at NMU Humboldt Broncos coach, killed in bus crash, played at NMU

While snow was on the ground at the time of the collision, there was no active weather in the area. People gather at a memorial set up on the stairs that lead to Elgar Petersen Arena in Humboldt, Sask. Daigon Elny, a member of last year's team, tol...

Menendez brothers convicted of killing their parents have been reunited in prison

The publication noted that their unit has a focus on educational and rehabilitative programs. In 1995, the brothers asked to be jailed together but a Beverly Hills detective said they may conspire to escape if put together. During the high-profile tr...

Sri Reddy goes nude, protests on road Sri Reddy goes nude, protests on road

She also brought to light the dearth of roles for Telugu actresses in the film industry. She alleged that Telugu girls are sexually taken advantage of. According to TOI, she said, "They see the videos and give no roles". While many thought that she's...

Shock, pity for Iranian-American YouTube shooter in Tehran Shock, pity for Iranian-American YouTube shooter in Tehran

Nor did she give any indication she was a threat to herself, the news service said. Hossein Naderi, a 23-year-old art student in Tehran, questioned why Aghdam chose to live in America, adding: "I wish I was there to use YouTube freely".

A new startup wants to launch a luxury space hotel into orbit A new startup wants to launch a luxury space hotel into orbit

According to Orion Span, Aurora Station will be able to accommodate six guests at a time, including two crew members. While enjoying the thrills of zero gravity, the travelers will be able to float freely through the hotel, taking in views of the...

Facebook adds disclosure requirements for issue ads

The social media company will now begin labeling all political and issue ads, and showing who paid for them, and it will require anyone who wants to run a political or issue ad to verify their identity and location. The ads will be put into a searcha...

Google Voice Seeks Beta Testers For New Wi-Fi Calling Functionality Google Voice Seeks Beta Testers For New Wi-Fi Calling Functionality

Beta sign-ups are now live, and Google has detailed the forthcoming feature that'll allow users to place and receive calls via Wi-Fi or data. It could also mean that what you see in the current build might not necessarily make it into the final build...

Fortnite Adds Vending Machines, Explosives Mode to Battle Royale Fortnite Adds Vending Machines, Explosives Mode to Battle Royale

Battle Royale will be getting vending machines that let you exchange materials for loot, and will also see the return of the High Explosives mode. Each of the three items in a machine will cost you materials. Chalk it up to luck though, hunting down...

Far Cry 5 Sets a Record as Fastest-Selling Title in Series Far Cry 5 Sets a Record as Fastest-Selling Title in Series

The game is now available, and you can grab it on PC, PS4, or Xbox One via Amazon . Far Cry 5 players can now tuck into the open-world sequel's first live event , developer Ubisoft has announced ( via XBA ). Are you enjoying your trip to Ho...

The centre of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes The centre of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes

High-energy x-ray sources (blue) are seen near the core of the Milky Way (bright region at lower right) in this composite image. Astronomers poring over old x-ray observations have found signs of a dozen black holes in the inner circle of the Milky...

Is your company paying men more than women? Is your company paying men more than women?

The companies will also have to publish the numbers showing the proportion of women at the top posts, along with the proportion at which the men and women receive their bonuses. It claimed the majority of men were employed at higher grading levels in...

Apple bolsters AI team as it poaches Google's search & artificial intelligence chief Apple bolsters AI team as it poaches Google's search & artificial intelligence chief

Google has appointed veteran programmer Jeff Dean as the new head of the company's artificial intelligence unit. Giannandrea joined Google in 2010 after the company acquired his start up Metaweb Technologies. Snagging Giannandrea is Apple's bid to...

No British referees picked to officiate at World Cup in Russian Federation No British referees picked to officiate at World Cup in Russian Federation

Would you like to place a soccer bet? South Korea will not have its football referees at the 2018 FIFA World Cup after the country's match officials failed to earn selection from the world football governing body. Still, FIFA said a "candidat...

China says space station burns up over South Pacific China says space station burns up over South Pacific

The Tiangong-1 is expected to make an uncontrolled earthbound plunge today Beijing time, China Manned Space said in a statement , an estimate roughly in line with European Space Agency (ESA) projections. Since then it has been orbiting gradually...

Manufacturers are anxious about Trump tariffs Manufacturers are anxious about Trump tariffs

The tariff spat is one aspect of wide-ranging tensions between Washington and Beijing over China's multibillion-dollar trade surplus with the United States and its policies on technology, industry development and access to its state-dominated econ...

Google might launch Mid-range Pixel Phone, Pixelbook, Nest devices in India Google might launch Mid-range Pixel Phone, Pixelbook, Nest devices in India

While reports hint at April 10 as the launch date, the company, in its tweet , confirmed the arrival of the two products, but did not mention a date. According to a report by Economic Times , Google is aiming to carry out large-scale marketing ...

Earth-bound Tiangong-1 spacelab to offer 'splendid' show, says China Earth-bound Tiangong-1 spacelab to offer 'splendid' show, says China

Far from posing a threat to our bodies or our livelihoods (only about 10-40% of the original mass of Tiangong-1 will make it down to the surface of the Earth), an innocuous object in low-Earth orbit (LEO) like this one can instruct us on the intricat...

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