Friday, 24 November 2017
Latest news
Home » Sci-tech

Sci-tech

Kohl's Black Friday Ad for 2017

perth_map

Black Friday 2017 is about a month away, but a leaked advertisement for Kohl's already showed what customers can expect from the retailer chain. These include an Xbox One 500GB model for $189.99, with $45 in "Kohl's cash" that can be used to purchase other goods in store. Read More »

Vodafone launches plans for new 4G customers

perth_map

The plans are FRC 496 and FRC 177 and they both offer voice calling and data benefits. Telecom major Vodafone has come up with two new attractive voice offers for prepaid customers in Delgi-NCR region. We are pleased to extend world-class Vodafone services with a basket of offerings to mobile subscribers in Delhi NCR . Earlier, the company was offering 84GB of data and Unlimited Calling for 84 days in the Rs 399 plan. Read More »

Mystery asteroid not from our solar system - astronomers

perth_map

The astronomers noticed that the same object was captured in the images obtained in the previous night as well, but the automatic moving object detection did not flag the asteroid or comet. "It" may eventually get a better name than A/2017 U1, but since the object is the first of its kind, the International Astronomical Union will have to come up with new rules for naming the object. Read More »

You can now buy your friends gift cards on Steam

There will be improvements for front page recommendations. Valve is also making Curator recommendations appear in more places around Steam, including on genre and tag pages. Tools have been added on Steam's website to help with this process, and make it easier for developers to compile a list of curators they want to work with. Read More »

'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' heads to Android and iOS devices this November

perth_map

Nintendo has not given a specific date for the release of " Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp ", but players in Australia will enjoy an early release and may now download the game on both Android and iOS devices. While you can purchase real-life Leaf Tickets if you choose, you can also earn them in-game through regular play. Pocket Camp is smaller, and a more conservative version of the entire game. Read More »

Destiny 2 - What Is Xur Selling - October 27, 2017 - Week 8

perth_map

Xur will only be sticking around until the weekly reset on Tuesday, October 31st, so make sure you pay him a visit before then if you're interested in any of this week's items. The D.A.R.C.I. sniper rifle is offers more information about enemies that you view through the scope, including exact health percentages. First, for anyone who forgets to reload chronically, it will steadily reload the magazine of the equipped auto rifle from reserves. Read More »

Former Southampton boss Puel appointed Leicester City as manager

perth_map

New Leicester boss Claude Puel has announced that Pascal Plancque will join his coaching staff. Everton , too, have already made a managerial change this season, with Puel's predecessor at Southampton - Ronald Koeman - relieved of his duties earlier this week; despite a solid start to the season, the Toffees have endured a torrid run of results recently, culminating in the humiliating 5-2 home defeat against Arsenal that led to Koeman's departure from Goodison Park. Read More »

VEREIT, Inc. (VER), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) — Yesterday Stock's Trend

perth_map

The company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.02. The Stock shows P/E value of 8.1 and Forward P/E of 5.96. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 18.16%. The company's past year sales total was 31.79 Million. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV by 84.9% in the third quarter. Read More »

No match-fixing in NRL, say NSW police

NSW police say their probe, while finding no match-rigging, uncovered potential criminal offences relating to drug supply and money laundering that do not involve the NRL and they have referred them to the force's Organised Crime Squad. "In particular, we will continue to work with the clubs and players on drug and gambling programs - and to educate players on the need to make the right lifestyle choices". Read More »

Is Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) a great bet right now?

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of eBay Inc. 3,045,435 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. About 5.13 million shares traded or 22.73% up from the average. Cushing Asset Ltd Partnership holds 0.19% or 178,158 shares. Greenlight Capital stated it has 0.34% in Tempur Sealy International Inc (NYSE:TPX). Benchmark Cap holds 1.11% in Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN) or 44,053 shares. Read More »

Kaspersky found malware on NSA hacker's PC

perth_map

Days after launching a global transparency initiative , Russian security firm Kaspersky Lab has released details of an internal investigation into claims that its antivirus software was used to spy on the US. which turned out to be infected with malware '. The owner of the machine had Kaspersky software installed at the time, but uninstalled it to add the pirated version of Word to their computer. Read More »

Facebook partners with dealership sites to make vehicle buying easier on Marketplace

perth_map

So Facebook is creating a dedicated section of Marketplace for vehicles. The social media giant has teamed up with the likes of Edmunds, Cars.com, Auction123, CDK Global and SOCIALDEALER in order to boost inventory listings. This feature is being powered by a few different companies including Contact At Once! and ActivEngage. Any dealing done through the marketplace for cars will not be linked to Facebook. Read More »

New giant predatory dinosaur species found in southern Africa

That's four times the size of a lion, which is now the largest carnivore in southern Africa . The theropod tracks, the largest known in Africa , were found in Lesotho - a small landlocked kingdom surrounded by South Africa. With an estimated body length of about 9m and hip height of 2.7m, this animal would have roamed a landscape otherwise populated by much smaller carnivorous dinosaurs and a variety of herbivorous and omnivorous dinosaurs. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Sonic Forces Demo Available Now

perth_map

If you want to try out Sonic Forces a few weeks early, a demo for the game is available now on the Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop and Japanese PlayStation Store . Once that minute is up, you receive a cinematic and the opportunity to start any level again from the beginning. All it requires is making a new Nintendo account, setting the region to Japan, and connecting the account to your Switch. Read More »

Introducing Superzoom and Halloween Creative Tools

perth_map

To try it out, just open the camera and click the "Superzoom" option, which is located under the record button next to Boomerang , and tap record. If you tap it once, it creates a 3-second Superzoom but you can hold it to create a longer one and all Superzooms include dramatic music to heighten the hilarious effect. Read More »

Carlos Takam has earmarked his first title defence after Anthony Joshua

perth_map

BRITAIN'S Anthony Joshua steps back into the ring this weekend for his first professional encounter since convincing Wladimir Klitschko it was time to call it a day back in April. Joshua is coming in lighter for his first defense of the WBA belt and the fourth defense of the IBF strap because he wanted to counter the speed of Pulev, who he described as a "real amateur-style boxer". Read More »

HMD intros Nokia phones beta labs program for Android 8.0 Oreo

perth_map

Not much information has been shared but joining the beta labs is highly encouraged especially if you own a Nokia 8 . For Nokia Android users, the all-new beta build brings the new Android version to the device as well as features like picture-in-picture, notification dots, Google Play Protect security scans, autofill passwords, and faster boot up. Read More »

Steady Stock Movements: JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)

Holding worth $7,577,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Institutional investors own 72.32% of the company's stock. The consensus recommendation is the average rating on a stock by the analyst community. The average 1-year price target for J. C. Penney Company, Inc . The Company's department stores and Website generally serve the same type of customers, its Website offers virtually the same mix of merchandise as its store assortment and other categories, and its department ... Read More »

Microsoft announces Games with Gold November 2017 lineup

perth_map

Xbox 360 titles Nights into Dreams and Deadfall Adventures also join November's lineup and last month's The Turing Test also carries on through the month. How often is Xbox Games with Gold updated? Can I play Xbox 360 Games with Gold on Xbox One? October is coming to a close, so it's time for Microsoft and Sony to release their lists of free games for November 2017. Read More »

Trunk-or-Treat Roundup

perth_map

This is the event's first year, but Lacy Beth McMunn, volunteer coordinator, said it's something they hope to do every year. Just a few blocks away, employees at The News Courier will be handing out candy to costumed visitors from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Read More »

FIFA Corruption Scandal Affected US Banks

perth_map

This is the first sentence prescribed by the judge Pamela Chen, who officiates in Brooklyn, NY on the set of the folder Federation Internationale de Football Association in the United States. The first person sentenced in the U.S.in the world soccer corruption scandal has gotten eight months in prison. Wednesday's sentence was far lighter than the 41-month minimum requested by government prosecutors. Read More »

Verizon 4K Video Streams Are Back, for a Price

If your phone doesn't have a 4K resolution screen, you will have to decide whether it is worth it for you to spend the extra $10 a month. On tablets, video can be viewed at 720p. Paying the new $10 fee will essentially make your plan work the way it did before August-video will be passed along to your phone at its original quality, whether that be 1080p, 4K, or something else. Read More »

Xiaomi India Schedules Nov. 2 Event, Redmi Note 5A Coming?

The phone features a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera, while a 16-megapixel front-facing snapper is also included in this package. Xiaomi has been aggressively bringing in smartphones in India for the past few months including two new series with the launch of the Xiaomi A1 and Mi Mix 2 . Read More »

Production Spec 2018 BMW X2 SUV Unveiled

perth_map

Inside, the 2018 BMW X2 borrows heavily from the new X1. Described by the company as the "cool X" model, the new X2 features an upside down kidney grille, as well as a sportier roof line and more aggressive styling than its X1 sibling. It's closer in shape and style to the Mercedes-Benz GLA, which probably isn't entirely accidental. The boot remains spacious at 470 litres . Question: Do you think the BMW X2 could be a cat amongst the pigeons when it lands here? Though, the one to have ... Read More »