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Most Americans Blame Antifa or 'Both Sides' for Charlottesville Violence

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They chanted antisemitic, racist and neo-Nazi slogans and violence erupted with counter-demonstrators. He was referring to Heather Heyer, the woman who was killed when she was struck by a vehicle driven into the crowd. The US president has in recent days been engulfed by criticism of his response to the actions of white supremacists and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville last weekend. Read More »

PG&E says solar power deficit during eclipse will be covered

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Berkshire Hathaway Energy's NV Energy utility in Nevada said it'll rely on this regional system, capable of dispatching power every five minutes, to help balance supply swings and set aside 400 megawatts in reserves. Mihlmester says the lessons learned will also inform decisions about how to include other renewable sources, like wind, in future power portfolios. That's equal to the output of about two power plants. Read More »

Skype mobile redesign comes to the desktop with a raft of improvements

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Microsoft has begun rolling out a new preview of Skype to its desktop users. Microsoft Corp. rolled out its Skype redesign to mobile users in June, sparking a backlash from many users who hated the new design. "A notification panel enables users to keep tabs on important updates while support for so-called "@ mentions " allows users to quickly jump into chats that involve them while juggling multiple conversations. Read More »

Australia announce squad for ODIs, T20Is against India; Mitchell Starc rested

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Faulkner was man of the match in Australia's victorious 2015 World Cup final against New Zealand but then lost his place in the national side ahead of their failed 2017 Champions Trophy campaign. Steven Smith will continue to captain lead the side with David Warner designated as vice-captain. Every all-rounder in the Australian squad possesses the ability to clear the boundary, an important skill in white ball cricket in India , with the likes of Cartwright, Stoinis, Maxwell and Christian ... Read More »

Monster Hunter World trailer heads to Wildspire Waste

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Wildspire Waste is described as " a massive, dry expanse with swamplands , this particular area of the New World sees creatures who inhabit the areas adapting to survive". We see how you accept quests, access the item box, track monsters, fight and loot them, and then craft equipment from the spoils. Don't be fooled by its taste for smaller meals though, this creature will charge anyone or anything that invades its territory and only the bravest of hunters can take on the challenge to bring ... Read More »

Xbox One X Day One Edition Surfaced

All of the streams can be viewed on PC, Xbox One, or on mobile devices via the official Mixer apps. We will also be getting another look at games coming with Xbox One X support, which may also include older games that already have PS4 Pro patches. Read More »

Alibaba Group Holding Limited

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West Oak Capital LLC boosted its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Limited by 81.0% in the second quarter. The stock rose 4.76% or $7.6 reaching $167.1 per share. Vetr raised shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $173.25 price objective for the company in a research report on Tuesday. Read More »

Cautionary tale: Man goes partially blind after 1963 solar eclipse

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Lou Tomososki was a high school teen in 1962 when his science teacher told the class about a solar eclipse that was going to take place that afternoon, NBC affiliate KGW reported . Russell N. Van Gelder, a professor of ophthalmology at University of Washington School of Medicine and clinical spokesman for the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Read More »

ULA hits 120 successful missions with NASA satellite launch

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Rough Cut (no reporter narration). NASA delayed that launch when an antenna on the satellite was damaged during processing. Nasa on Friday launched the latest in a series of satellites aimed at ensuring astronauts at the International Space Station can communicate with Earth. Read More »

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Out January 30th In USA

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Fans have multiple pre-order options to experience DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT's fast-paced 3-on-3 battles, highlighted below. This test will run for a few days and will allow players to test out some of the characters in the game. The " Ultimate Collector's Edition " gets a 21cm tall bust of the first Final Fantasy's stock hero alongside a soundtrack, 80-page artbook and season pass for six more characters after launch. Read More »

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon's photo mode is cute as heck

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This is further emphasised by the mascot duo from the original pair, Solgaleo and Lunala on the cover of the new games, featuring black armour that resembles the mysterious Pokemon. The video also gives players a closer look at Dusk Form Lycanroc , the recently revealed new form of the wolf Pokemon. You can check out the trailer below, which also shows some of the changes and additions that will come for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon . Read More »

Foot Locker shares plunge 15% after dismal Q2 results

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The 6 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $4.73B company. On Friday, the utilities shares climbed by 0.25 percent. This high-volume gap to the downside on Friday has now pushed shares of Foot Locker below some previous major support levels at $46.40 to $44.60 a share. Read More »

EE TV adds voice commands through Amazon Alexa

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Finally, they include the various capability agents which rely on the AVS APIs to do all of the Alexa functions familiar from Amazon's own Echo products, like speech synthesis, streaming media, timers, alarms, notifications, and more. "Customers can now ask Alexa to find things to watch and record the shows they want-no remote required". EE will be hoping to leverage the relatively high penetration of Amazon voice assistants in the UK. Read More »

It's A Once-In-A-Lifetime Total Eclipse Of The Sun, Almost

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Those in this zone will see the eclipse in its totality (i.e., when the moon appears to cover the sun). "There have been many partial eclipses over Wisconsin", Heasley said. until 2 p.m. on the lawn of the Buda Library. The simplest way to protect yourself is by viewing the eclipse through eclipse glasses that have special solar filters that make it safe to look directly at the sun. Read More »

Eclipse: Prepare For Your Experience

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A total solar eclipse is defined by Merriam-Webster as an event "in which the moon completely hides the solar surface or photosphere (of the sun) and thereby cuts off all direct rays of sunlight from the observer". The eclipse will start at 9:06 a.m. PDT in Madras, Oregon, and will end in entirety at 16:06 p.m. EDT in Columbia, South Carolina. Nashville is the largest city within the path of eclipse totality. Read More »

Texas Anti-Transgender Bathroom Bill Dies

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After the caucus meeting, Straus released a statement praising the Texas House members and Gov. Greg Abbott for calling a special session. Abbot called for the special session after a similar attempt failed earlier in the year, in conjunction with the controversial bathroom bill , which proposed limiting where transgender Texans can use the bathroom. Read More »

NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Announces Earnings Results

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Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services Llc increased Phillips 66 (PSX) stake by 308.01% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. It also reduced Toronto Dominion Bk Ont (NYSE:TD) stake by 90,600 shares and now owns 563,200 shares. Analysts expect that NetApp will post $3.03 earnings per share for the current year. That represents a quarterly year/year change in revenues of 0.07 in sequential terms, the NTAP saw sales decline by 0.06. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A sighted on TENAA, coming soon

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Also, he tweeted that which is the Xiaomi's first dual camera phone in India, Can you guess the smartphone name? The Redmi Note 5A has hit headlines once again, this time appearing on the website of a telecommunications agency in China. Read More »

Nintendo Switch bundle brings a fresh new Joy-Con color stateside

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The bundle, announced today by Nintendo, will include Neon Pink and Neon Green right and left Switch controllers, as well as Splatoon 2 , the console and the dock, along with the Switch controller holder. "This exclusive Walmart bundle gives people who have been waiting to buy a Nintendo Switch a great value and incentive to get splatting". Nintendo's press release does mention that this bundle provides fans in North America "their first chance to get their hands on that Joy-Con color ... Read More »

Trump aide tried to set up Russian Federation meetings, Washington Post reports

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Papadopoulos allegedly attempted to initiate "a meeting between us and the Russian leadership to discuss US-Russia ties under President Trump ", The Post reported . And why does Trump refuse to acknowledge Russias meddling? JAMES DOBBINS: Well, I think it's important that the United States be able to walk and chew gum in its relations with Russian Federation. Read More »

More arrests made in toppling of Confederate statue

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The woman who allegedly climbed a ladder to the top of a Confederate statue in Durham, North Carolina , and put a rope around its neck so the gathered crowd could pull it down has been arrested . Meanwhile and elsewhere, police's inaction in Charlottesville means that almost none of the violent attackers on the side of White Nationalists have been arrested , and the public has been forced to step in to try and bring these attackers to justice. Read More »

North Korea Says No Talks On US Detainees

Essentially, if North Korea can not be backed down by the US's superior nuclear might, then it makes sense to attack before it develops full nuclear capability. " Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision", Trump wrote on Twitter. "The alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" While the USA and South Korea are unlikely to back down from the planned drills, South Korea President Moon Jae-in appeared to down play Mattis' comments ... Read More »

BMW Z4 concept revealed ahead of Pebble Beach Concours

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It may be a "concept" but this is the best look yet at the highly anticipated next generation Toyota Supra whilst also satisfying fans of the BMW Z4 . The Z4's look is all sports auto. The instrument cluster appears to be fully digital and another small display is mounted on the steering wheel - probably displaying information about speed, lap times, etc. Read More »

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: It should be obvious that neo-Nazis are wrong

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Since the protests over the weekend, Facebook has already taken down a number of accounts, pages and posts from white supremacists. Right-leaning and pro-Trump Facebook employees reportedly began to see the group as somewhat of a safe haven, until the company shut down the group in December shortly after Trump won the election. Read More »

Google improves collaboration tools in Docs, Slides and Sheets for G Suite

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The changes include the ability to Name the various versions of a Doc , Sheet or Slide . Google is also adding the ability to view a "clean" version of any document, without any editing marks on it. One of the templates from LegalZoom and DocuSign , for example, offers an outline for a mutual non-disclosure agreement (NDA). You can also create your own template with built-in add-ons customized to your company's workflows, such as a Sheets template with an add-on to gather internal ... Read More »

91 volcanoes discovered under Antarctica

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This has nearly trebled the number of volcanoes known to exist in west Antarctica . Recent discovery of 91 volcanoes underneath the massive ice sheet of Antarctica shocked scientists. But what does it mean? As Dr. Robert Bingham, a glacier expert and one of the paper's authors noted to the Guardian , "The big question is: how active are these volcanoes? ". Read More »

THQ Nordic Announces Black Mirror, Not To Do With The TV Series

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This new game, however, will have nothing to do with any of those titles, and it will tell an entirely new story. Players will take on the role of David Gordon and will investigate the nightmarish visions that plague his mind. King Art Games ( The Book of Unwritten Tales , The Dwarves ) created the sequel Black Mirror II in 2009 and is now in charge of a reboot to the series, with THQ Nordic as producer and publisher. Read More »