• U.S. Gulf Coast braces for impact as Alberto approaches
U.S. Gulf Coast braces for impact as Alberto approaches

The projected storm track for Alberto has shifted eastward, according to reports, lessening the threat to oil production facilities in the Gulf of Mexico, but increasing the danger to northeastern Florida coastal areas. The storm could clip Apalachicola the night before. Maximum sustained winds are near 65 miles per hour (100 km/h) with hig...

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  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Have Been Released
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Have Been Released

Call of Duty's new Blackout Battle Royale Mode is the one thing that a lot of Call of Duty fans want to hear about. The map will also include call backs to well-known maps and locations from the franchise. Treyarch unveiled what they are calling the most in-depth and most engaging Call of Duty experience ever with Black Ops 4 . The multip...

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  • Emissions on the rise: Alarming quantities of Ozone depleting chemicals detected
Emissions on the rise: Alarming quantities of Ozone depleting chemicals detected

The Guardian reports that if these emissions are left unchecked, it could tack an extra decade onto restoration of the all-important ozone layer, which protects the earth from the sun's damaging UV radiation. However, results from the new analysis of NOAA atmospheric measurements show that from 2014 to 2016, emissions of CFC-11 increased by m...

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  • First SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket lobs comms sat into orbit
First SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket lobs comms sat into orbit

The Block 5 is created to be used at least 10 times with only minimal refurbishment. The newly minted Block-5 edition of the Falcon 9 - equipped with about 100 upgrades for greater power, safety and reusability than its Block-4 predecessor - lifted off at 4:14 p.m.

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  • Fox to acquire Denver's KDVR as part of Sinclair-Tribune deal
Fox to acquire Denver's KDVR as part of Sinclair-Tribune deal

About 936,856 shares traded. As regular trading ended, Sinclair Broadcast Group , Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI ) on Wednesday, February 28 with "Buy" rating. Deutsche Bank initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, October 20 report. As per Tuesday, August 1, the company rating was maintained by Benchmark.

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  • Roller Coaster Stalls, Stranding Riders For 2 Hours
Roller Coaster Stalls, Stranding Riders For 2 Hours

One of the carriages stopped at the terminal level, but the other was stuck at about 100 feet in its upward path, leaving its passengers facing the drop below them. But some visitors were apparently horrified by the incident. The ride promises to deliver an "over-the-top, thrilling experience"-a far cry from the "slowest rollercoaster" that derai...

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  • The departure of WhatsApp's founder has 'potentially significant implications' for Facebook (FB)
The departure of WhatsApp's founder has 'potentially significant implications' for Facebook (FB)

The clash over data took on additional significance in the wake of revelations in March that Facebook had allowed third parties to mishandle its users' personal information.Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg replied to Koum's post by crediting Koum with teaching him "about encryption and its ability to take power from centralized systems and ...

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  • What's the truth behind Apple's iPhone shipment figures?
What's the truth behind Apple's iPhone shipment figures?

The company, flush with a huge cash pile on strong earnings enhanced by the USA tax cut plan of previous year, announced US$100 billion in new share buybacks plus a 16 percent boost to its quarterly dividend . Apple reported strong iPhone sales in the first three months of the year, throwing cold water on the most feverish fears gripping so...

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  • OnePlus 6 India launch on May 17, to be Amazon exclusive
OnePlus 6 India launch on May 17, to be Amazon exclusive

For one, we're getting Qualcomm's range-topping Snapdragon 845 chipset, a possible wad of 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage . In the past, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau also officially confirmed that the upcoming OnePlus 6 will sport a notch at the top of the display , similar to the iPhone X.

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  • Amazon Now Delivers Orders to Parked Vehicles
Amazon Now Delivers Orders to Parked Vehicles

Today, Amazon has announced that it is taking convenience to a whole new level. Last fall Amazon took a step toward trying to provide a more secure delivery solution for Amazon Prime members who were ordering physical goods from the company.

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  • Mark Zuckerberg ditches T-shirt, apologizes for Facebook mistakes
Mark Zuckerberg ditches T-shirt, apologizes for Facebook mistakes

Facebook Inc FB.O Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg met USA lawmakers individually on Monday and told Congress in written testimony that the social media network should have done more to prevent itself and its members' data being misused.

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  • New Uprising Event in Overwatch Dated For April 10th
New Uprising Event in Overwatch Dated For April 10th

The Uprising event needs to give players information on what Blackwatch was up to at this point. While Overwatch has repeated events before (such as Halloween Terror, Winter Wonderland, and the Lunar New Year) they've always added new things that changed how the event was played out the year before.

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  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) is one step closer to going official
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) is one step closer to going official

But the latest rumors come from anonymous sources speaking to The Korea Herald , which has in the past appeared to act as an outlet for leaks from Samsung . The rear camera on this phone is a 13 MP with f/1.9 aperture, autofocus and flash and is enabled to record in FHD (1920 x 1080) video at 30 fps. If it were the S9 or the S9+, it would have mad...

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  • Loyola Ramblers Headed To Atlanta For First Sweet 16 Since 1985
Loyola Ramblers Headed To Atlanta For First Sweet 16 Since 1985

She's in so many selfies, she now prepares to pose. Tennessee coach Rick Barnes lost at American Airlines Center , home of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, for the first time in six NCAA games. Sister Jean, who leads the team in a prayer before the game, revealed what she told the players before they faced the Volunteers. "I was hoping some of th...

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  • Pensacola Woman & Daughter To Attend March For Our Lives in DC
Pensacola Woman & Daughter To Attend March For Our Lives in DC

March for Our Lives is a demonstration created and organized by #NeverAgain , a group of students who survived the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. In the aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Laatsch has a heightened awareness of school safety and gun control, especially in relation to assault rifles...

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  • Apple Announces Upcoming March 27 Event Focused on Education
Apple Announces Upcoming March 27 Event Focused on Education

Apple generally is pretty reserved when it comes to releasing information regarding upcoming products or events outside of the official announcements and conferences. We'll find out sooner than later, as we're less than two weeks away from Apple's "field trip". Apple introduced Swift Playgrounds and its Everyone Can Code curriculum in 2016, both ...

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  • Based uBreakiFix gets authorization to fix Samsung products
Based uBreakiFix gets authorization to fix Samsung products

Samsung says it will cover " more than 300" authorized service locations in the U.S., which are said to reach "the majority of the continental USA population, within a 30-mile radius." uBreakiFix's website says the company runs just under 380 stores across the country.

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  • THEY'RE IN! Arizona State Sun Devils advance to NCAA Tournament
THEY'RE IN! Arizona State Sun Devils advance to NCAA Tournament

Don't forget before the NCAA Tournament begins, you can also play Bracket Games through CBS Sports by creating a pool with your office, family or friends, or filling out your bracket online. "I think it is a disgrace, I think it is an embarrassment, and it's a humiliation to what this tournament's about". Once Trae Young was being presented...

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  • Elon Musk: Mars test flights in 2019
Elon Musk: Mars test flights in 2019

Musk, who also heads Tesla , is speaking at South by Southwest in Austin, where he's talking about the concept of traveling to Mars. The Q&A comes after Musk's unexpected cameo (or, technically, his crashing) of HBO's Westworld panel on March 10, where he discussed the sci-fi show's themes while ruminating on inspiration and why it's so cruc...

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  • Mario Tennis Aces launches for Nintendo Switch in June
Mario Tennis Aces launches for Nintendo Switch in June

More details will be revealed later today during the Nintendo Direct special, but June 22 seems like a flawless release date for the game. The previous Mario Tennis game, Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash , launched in November 2015 on Wii U. Also for older video gamers, Crash Bandicoot N.sane Trilogy, is a remake of all three Crash Bandicoot orig...

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  • Man charged in theft of Frances McDormand's Oscar
Man charged in theft of Frances McDormand's Oscar

The award was later returned to McDormand . Bryant also reportedly posted a video on social media of himself at the event holding an Oscar statuette and telling other guests he was a victor. An Instagram account that appears to belong to Bryant also shows him holding a Screen Actors Guild award. "This is mine. We got it tonight, baby", ...

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  • Bears to transition tag Kyle Fuller
Bears to transition tag Kyle Fuller

The transition tag will pay Fuller $12.971 million for the 2018 season, as opposed to the $14.975 million he would have received under the franchise tag. This isn't a surprise because it creates a hard situation to get a long-term deal done and, well, that's probably too rich for Fuller. The Bears would not receive any compensatory draft picks if...

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  • LOUTH WEATHER: 'Proper' cold spell could last more than two weeks
LOUTH WEATHER: 'Proper' cold spell could last more than two weeks

Cold with highest temperatures of 6 to 8 degrees in a moderate southeast wind. A post on the weather forecaster's site states: "Showers or longer periods of snow will affect eastern parts of the United Kingdom during Tuesday". "Some rural communities could become cut off. Power cuts may also occur and other services, such as mobile phones, ma...

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  • Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition Is Getting A Demo And Half-Life Pack
Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition Is Getting A Demo And Half-Life Pack

The DLC basically allows Noctis to dress up just like Gordon Freeman, and it will be compatible with both the core game and its Comrades expansion. These items can be equipped in both the single-player campaign-letting you deal with the freaky sight of seeing Final Fantasy XV star Noctis cosplaying as Gordon Freeman-or in Comrades , the game...

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  • PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Announces Ping-Based Matchmaking, Teases New Map
PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Announces Ping-Based Matchmaking, Teases New Map

The goal is to improve overall play experience for the community "by splitting the matching pool rather than by restricting connection depending on ping". According to the developers, those "users with the lower pings will be prioritized during matchmaking". "Unlike the method considered earlier, we are going to divide the matching pool depending...

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  • Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners
Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners

Apple is rumoured to be buying long-term supplies of cobalt directly from miners for the first time, according to Bloomberg , in a bid to secure long-term supplies - possibly for an electric auto project. A metric ton now costs $80,000 which is more than triple of what it used to cost 18 months ago. Volkswagen reportedly tried to lock deals with ...

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  • Google Pay being rolled out to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet
Google Pay being rolled out to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet

Google said it's working with partners so that users will be able to use Google Pay to buy goods online through websites or using Google Assistant, in addition to in stores with a smartphone. Its where all credit and debit cards, loyalty programs, gift cards, and offers are displayed. Today, the big rollout begins, with the new Google Pay-brande...

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  • HMD slash price on flagship Nokia 8 ahead of MWC
HMD slash price on flagship Nokia 8 ahead of MWC

The test has now ended and the company has started rolling out Android 8 .1 officially to all Nokia 8 owners. The India launch of the new line of Nokia phones thus should not come as a surprise. It is powered by Snapdragon 630 chipset, backed with 3GB of RAM and a 3000mAh battery fuels the device. While at the front, we have an 8-megapixel fro...

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  • Asteroid bigger than a blue whale is heading for Earth today
Asteroid bigger than a blue whale is heading for Earth today

The asteroid , which is named 2018 CB, is estimated to be between 50 and 130 feet in size and was discovered by NASA-funded Catalina Sky Survey on February 4. Last year, more than 2,000 previously unknown near-Earth asteroids were discovered, according to Chodas. He claimed that the 2018 CB asteroid will closely approach Earth but will not p...

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  • The Surge 2 Announced with 2019 Release Date
The Surge 2 Announced with 2019 Release Date

Focus Interactive and developer Deck 13 have announced a renewal of their partnership, as well as a target release date for the upcoming sequel. What has been shared about The Surge 2 is words from Focus Home Interactive that the game will flaunt new mechanics.

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  • Police issue warning on child porn video being shared on Facebook
Police issue warning on child porn video being shared on Facebook

This is in an effort to locate the victim, as well as figure out the origin of the video. It is considered child pornography and if you share it, you could be charged with a felony. Facebook will notify the proper authorities when an inappropriate video is reported. "Facebook will notify the police department and so we're asking no one to sha...

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  • DOJ, SEC Launch Investigation into Apple's iPhone Battery Fix
DOJ, SEC Launch Investigation into Apple's iPhone Battery Fix

The DOJ and SEC investigation is in its early stages, according to Bloomberg , and is looking into whether or not Apple violated laws related to disclosing information about the update. "Our goal has always been to create products that our customers love", said Apple . BMO Capital Markets lowered its rating for Apple shares to market...

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  • Orca learns mimic human speech
Orca learns mimic human speech

Wikie, a captured killer whale , learned how to imitate human words. High-pitched, eerie and yet distinct, the sound of a voice calling the name " Amy " is unmistakable. So, scientists chose to find out whether killer whales could learn new vocalizations by imitating others. "Yes, it's conceivable ... if you have labels, descriptions of what t...

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  • PADMAAVAT PROTESTS: Haryana DGP warns of 'strict action' against miscreants, 31 arrested
PADMAAVAT PROTESTS: Haryana DGP warns of 'strict action' against miscreants, 31 arrested

Earlier, on Wednesday some mob attacked one of the private school bus when the school kids were on their way to home. Nobody was injured but a video showed terrified students ducking and cowering. Ranveer Singh, who is who is portraying the role of Alauddin Khilji said that " Padmaavat " will be a film that the whole country will be proud of.

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  • Apple Adding Battery Monitor, Performance Controls to iOS 11.3
Apple Adding Battery Monitor, Performance Controls to iOS 11.3

The improvements in ARKit 1 .5 may help produce such a killer app, and it's interesting that Apple chose to lead off its press release with a developer-focused change. Will Apple want to encourage users to do that though? However, "unless a substantial number of business people live on the iOS platform, [Business Chat] is likely to be a ni...

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