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Tech Missouri records first win ever vs UK
Author: 0 Missouri records first win ever vs UK

This wasn't only a case of too many self-inflicted freshman mistakes by the youngest team in America. Even in a win against Kentucky, there were flaws. Vanderbilt said the Missouri crowd had nothing to do with Knox's performance. "We competed. We defended really well". The under is also 11-5 in the Wildcats' last 16 conference games, is 9-4 in their last 13 road games when playing a team with a winning home record, and is 11-5 in their last 16 games coming off a failed cover in their previous ...

Tech Jacob Rees-Mogg Scuffles With Protestors At University Of West England
Author: 0 Jacob Rees-Mogg Scuffles With Protestors At University Of West England

The Conservative Brexiteer MP addressed the University of West England's (UWE) politics and worldwide relations society in Bristol on Friday, but video showed him involved in an altercation. They're British, they weren't going to do me any harm. I was standing in front of him when he punched me. He told the Daily Telegraph the protesters shouted "no platform for Tory scum and other insults", although he chose to engage with the group "to stop anyone being hit because the whole thing would ...

Tech Do not share explicit images through Facebook
Author: 0 Do not share explicit images through Facebook

Sheriff's investigators say they're looking into the matter, and they're asking people not to forward, share, or show the video to anyone - "under any circumstances". "We understand that sharing information sometimes brings a criminal to justice, but sharing amongst Facebook friends is not the way to do it". Anyone who received or saw the video was advised to delete it and report it to Facebook.

Tech Commission launches European Union blockchain observatory
Author: 0 Commission launches European Union blockchain observatory

Blockchain - the technology used for independently verifying and recording transactions that's at the heart of bitcoin - can help make financial markets more efficient, quicker and more energy-efficient. In April last year the Commission allocated a two year budget of EUR500,000 to the project, and launched a call for tender for a services contract to set up the observatory - a contract which has been won by ConsenSys.

Tech As Critics Decry Facebook Messenger Kids, What Responsibility Do Parents Bear?
Author: 0 As Critics Decry Facebook Messenger Kids, What Responsibility Do Parents Bear?

Several parents and advocates are pleading with Facebook to consider its Messenger Kids app, which began a preview release in December 2017, because of the potential negative health effects on children. It's been in the top 40 most popular kids' apps since then. If two children want to connect with each other, each child's parent must approve. The app does not include ads.

Tech Apple launches fix program for iPhone 7 users with 'No Service' issues
Author: 0 Apple launches fix program for iPhone 7 users with 'No Service' issues

According to research firm Counterpoint, the premium smartphone segment in India witnessed an over 20 per cent growth in 2017 over the previous year with Apple maintaining its leadership position with a share of 38 per cent. The shares recovered some of those recent losses after the quarterly numbers came out, gaining $5.62 to $173.40 in after-market trading. It features a brighter screen that spans the device from edge to edge, and boasts facial recognition technology for unlocking the ...

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Author: 0 "Yakuza 6" Delayed to April 17 in the West

It will now appear in the west on April 17, 2018. In order to fully prepare everything for launch, Yakuza 6: The Song of Life has been delayed to April 17 in the Americas and Europe. It was released in Japan on December 8, 2016. With the delay of the release of the game , SEGA will reportedly launch a demo game of " Yakuza 6" on february 27.

Tech Google-Parent Alphabet's Stock Slips as Big Spending Causes Earnings Miss
Author: 0 Google-Parent Alphabet's Stock Slips as Big Spending Causes Earnings Miss

The recent US tax law change set Alphabet back $9.9 billion as a one-time expense during the quarter. The company said aggregate paid clicks increased 43 percent year-over-year and 18 percent from last quarter. GOOGL reported revenue of $3.4 billion in the Google Other bucker in Q3 which was an increase of 40% year-over-year. Google dubs those payments traffic-acquisitions costs, and they're eating up a greater share of Google's revenue .

Tech Mercedes-Benz A-Class Bows
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Bows

Since its famously wobbly start in 1997 and subsequent reinvention in 2012 from brilliant if boring original into thrusting and dynamic sportster, the A-Class family of cars has gone on to account for one in four of all Mercedes sold. Sprucing up the interior is a standard panoramic glass sunroof, and in hatchback form, it can fit 370 litres of luggage behind the rear seats. The system is available in three versions: two 7-inch displays, a 7-inch and a 10.25-inch display, or two 10.25-inch ...

Tech US Govt investigating Apple for slowing down old iPhones
Author: 0 US Govt investigating Apple for slowing down old iPhones

The U.S. Justice Department and the Securities Exchange Commission are investigating Apple's method, according to a Tuesday Bloomberg report . A report from Bloomberg claims that the USA government has requested information from Apple and is looking into public statements made by the company pertaining to the situation.

Tech Nintendo Is Making Animated Super Mario Movie With Illumination
Author: 0 Nintendo Is Making Animated Super Mario Movie With Illumination

This isn't the first time that Nintendo has tried to create a Mario-themed movie. There were no details on the title, release dates or storyline, but Universal Pictures will handle distribution worldwide. Hollywood is giving Super Mario another shot. Miyamoto said some people mistakenly think that making games is similar to making movies. The movie grossed just $20.9 million in ticket sales according to BoxOfficeMojo , deterring Nintendo from bringing its popular characters to ...

Tech Google's slim Assistant Go app is now available for slower phones
Author: 0 Google's slim Assistant Go app is now available for slower phones

The Google Assistant Go app offers most of the features that are available through the standard Google Assistant integration. The Assistant Go comes with most of its features from the main app. A support page by Google that the Google Assistant Go app has some differences over the original Google Assistant version since the app is made to use less storage and data.

Tech Fidel Castro's son has died after taking his own life
Author: 0 Fidel Castro's son has died after taking his own life

The boy saw relatively little of his father , who was imprisoned for his role in the armed struggle to oust Batista, fleeing to Mexico in 1955 after his release. He became an advocate for the civilian use of nuclear power and his mother later visited him several times in Cuba, where he had returned. However, the plans did not materialise the USSR stopped sending aid to Havana .

Tech LG settles class-action lawsuit over 'bootloop' issue plaguing its smartphones
Author: 0 LG settles class-action lawsuit over 'bootloop' issue plaguing its smartphones

This originally started out as a suit from owners of the LG G4 and V10, but it was soon expanded to those that had purchased a V20, G5, or Nexus 5X . LG refused to replace affected units that were out of warranty. As part of the settlement, members of the suit are being offered up to $700 off a new LG smartphone, which could get them a bootloop-free V30 or G6.

Tech Sony flagship smartphones to get two years of Android updates
Author: 0 Sony flagship smartphones to get two years of Android updates

Apparently, it is hard for most smartphone manufacturers to put into words their policy on pushing out Android updates . Generally, flagship phones are given updates for at least two years. Even before the Pixel 2 launch, Sony came up with the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact smartphones with Android 8.0 Oreo onboard. As for Sony's mid-range handsets , the company said that it might decide against updating certain models if the hardware can't provide a stable experience for users.

Tech New Surface Book 2 model comes with 128GB storage for $1199
Author: 0 New Surface Book 2 model comes with 128GB storage for $1199

Since the flickering usually takes place when the tablet is hot, some Surface Pro 4 owners have started putting their tablet in the ice box (freezer) in order to cool it down. Hardware like this will blow through basic productivity tasks, including Microsoft Office work, though you might want to pick up an external hard drive to supplement the miniscule solid-state drive.

Tech Sony Sold 9 Million PS4 Systems in 2 Months
Author: 0 Sony Sold 9 Million PS4 Systems in 2 Months

By comparison, the PS3 stands at more than 80 million units sold. That said, shipments for the PS4 is still lower when compared to the period from the previous year. In the fourth quarter (From January to March 2018) investment for PS4 software will be on par with the previous year, but sales have been increasing and production cost reduction for the PS4 have pushed profit upwards compared to last year.

Tech Patriots' Rob Gronkowski cleared to play in Super Bowl
Author: 0 Patriots' Rob Gronkowski cleared to play in Super Bowl

What can we expect, then? "I mean, yeah, it's kind of like that thing where my main objective is that he become a great person", said Timberlake. And while he had a "whole list" of grand ideas for possible special guests to join him, Timberlake said Thursday that he feels his band, The Tennessee Kids , are his true special guests.

Tech Lunar New Year to Begin February 8th
Author: 0 Lunar New Year to Begin February 8th

Last year's lunar event starred Mei and ran from January 24 through February 13. "Wishing you prosperity in the Year of the Dog! ". The second annual campaign will begin Thursday, Feb. Those skins will probably return, along with hopefully some new additions. Personally I'm hoping they surprise us with a new game mode, but I'll be glad to see a repeat of new skins, emotes and sprays.

Tech Alphabet shares fall as rising costs, margin pressure roil investors
Author: 0 Alphabet shares fall as rising costs, margin pressure roil investors

Inc. led a wave of big tech earnings on Thursday, surging past analysts' expectations in its fourth quarter, reporting a almost US$2-billion profit - its highest ever - as sales soared 38 per cent. The traffic acquisition costs increased so much that Google actually earned less year over year from the members' properties segment . Revenues for the quarter grew 24 percent to $32.32 billion from $26.06 billion past year.

Tech JJ Abrams working on sci-fi series 'Demimonde' for HBO
Author: 0 JJ Abrams working on sci-fi series 'Demimonde' for HBO

But after her mother ends up in a coma following the crash, her daughter begins digging through her experiments and finds herself transported to another land amid a battle against a monstrous, oppressive force . Demimonde does not have an episode count yet, and was shopped around as a spec script. This will be Bad Robot's third series on HBO, joining Westworld and the upcoming Lovecraft Country .

Tech YouTube TV App Now Available on Apple TV
Author: 0 YouTube TV App Now Available on Apple TV

YouTube TV lets users stream live television from almost 50 networks for $35 per month. Another praiseworthy feature of YouTube Go is that the users can share saved videos with anybody without using any data. It provides live access to nearly 50 networks including major networks like CBS, FOX, ABC , CW, ESPN, Disney, and more. Sports fans will also be pleased to know that there are 10 available channels for their Sports cravings, including big ones such as ESPN, NBCSN, and more.

Tech Another Delay for Red Dead Redemption 2
Author: 0 Another Delay for Red Dead Redemption 2

The game is released on 26 October, so there's still some way to go before it can be played. "We apologize to everyone disappointed by this delay ". 'While we had hoped to have the game out sooner, we require a little extra time for polish.

Tech Counter-Strike co-creator Jess Cliffe arrested, suspended by Valve
Author: 0 Counter-Strike co-creator Jess Cliffe arrested, suspended by Valve

While it's not clear what led to Cliffe's arrest, according to KIRO 7's televised report, prosecutors say an arrest of this type "typically. indicates creating child porn". Le left in 2006 while Cliffe stayed at the company, where he also worked on Half-Life 2 , Team Fortress 2 , Left 4 Dead 2 , and Portal 2 . Sexual exploitation of children, according to Washington state legislature, can include elements of commercial sexual abuse of a minor or "depictions of minors engaged in ...

Tech Windows 10 KB4077735 includes a logging issue
Author: 0 Windows 10 KB4077735 includes a logging issue

Nonetheless, StatCounter CEO Aodhan Cullen described Windows 10 surpassing Windows 7 as a "breakthrough for Microsoft". The latest version of Windows took the UK's greatest market share in June 2016, while the USA was a few months later in January 2017.

Tech Destiny 2 Development Roadmap > News
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Development Roadmap > News

The roadmap details the expected contents of three upcoming game updates: patches 1.1.3, 1.1.4 and 1.2.0. "While there are larger projects in development, these [the roadmap] are the game enhancements you'll find in your immediate future", Destiny's dev team writes on its blog.

Tech What's New in Patch 1.03? Everything You Need to Know
Author: 0 What's New in Patch 1.03? Everything You Need to Know

If the fixes work as intended, the patch should be good news for players wanting to group up with their friends while on the hunt. But many Xbox One players have struggled to participate in multiplayer hunts, one of the game's most enjoyable activities, since MHW debuted last week.

Tech Samsung downplays impact of weak iPhone X sales on its revenues
Author: 0 Samsung downplays impact of weak iPhone X sales on its revenues

As mentioned above, the Galaxy S9 is expected to have 4GB RAM and up to 128GB inbuilt storage, while the Galaxy S9+ is expected to feature 6GB RAM and up to 512GB inbuilt storage. Android Headlines reports that the nominal voltage of the batteries is listed as 3.85V as well as a charge voltage of 4.4V - once again identical to the specifications included in the Galaxy S8 .

Tech Zoella loses top spot to Logan Paul as children prefer YouTube nasties
Author: 0 Zoella loses top spot to Logan Paul as children prefer YouTube nasties

Logan Paul on 'Good Morning America '. YouTube removed two acid attack prank videos this week that... Microsoft has pulled a parody game based on YouTuber Logan Paul's Aokigahara Forest video from the Xbox Store. "I think that reason is so I could take this experience, learn from it, spread the message the right way about suicide prevention ". He recently returned to YouTube with a documentary about suicide survivors .

Tech Chevy Corvette ZR1 destroys Ford GT's VIR lap record
Author: 0 Chevy Corvette ZR1 destroys Ford GT's VIR lap record

Sure, the Ford GT might seem more of a purpose-built machine than the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 , but the latter offers a V8 (the Ford Performance halo vehicle has a 647 twin-turbo V6, remember?) and more chronograph glory for a quarter of the money.

Tech IPhone slowdowns focus of talks
Author: 0 IPhone slowdowns focus of talks

Apple ( NASDAQ : AAPL ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. Yesterday, Apple confirmed that U.S. government agencies have questioned the tech company about forcing software updates on iPhones which ultimately slow older phones down.