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Research Fortnite adds competitive Solo Showdown mode for limited time
Author: 0 Fortnite adds competitive Solo Showdown mode for limited time

As we've come to expect now with the release of new Fortnite updates ( patch 4.2 in this case), community hackers and dataminers have now dug deep to reveal unannounced new features, skins and the like. Here's more from Epic Games , who confirm: "Unlike other LTMs, Solo Showdown will not change core gameplay of the current Solo mode". "Top performers will be rewarded at the conclusion of this competition".

Research Google moved the clock in Android P because of the notch
Author: 0 Google moved the clock in Android P because of the notch

Google is also unveiling ways to let you issue multiple commands without having to say "Hey Google" each time. To get rid of apps just swipe an app to the top, you can even copy and edit text or other useful features of an app within the multitasking tray.

Research Israel missiles hit Syria military bases
Author: 0 Israel missiles hit Syria military bases

The press service of the Israel defense forces said that the Iranian armed factions operating in Syria, in the night of Thursday, may 10, fired about 20 rockets at IDF positions on the Syrian-Israeli border. Syrian media said it was the first time in years that Syrians had fired at Israeli forces in the Golan Heights. In the early hours of the morning, explosions were heard in Damascus, while live images were broadcast on television showing projectiles above the Syrian capital and several ...

Research Windows 10 Now Powers Nearly 700 Million Devices
Author: 0 Windows 10 Now Powers Nearly 700 Million Devices

The Project Kinect for Azure will combine the depth sensor with Azure AI services to help developers make more precise devices that use less power. Microsoft's Azure IoT Edge service uses AI, Azure services and custom logic to deliver cloud intelligence locally on cross-platform IoT devices.

Research Steven Gerrard to be named as Rangers boss
Author: 0 Steven Gerrard to be named as Rangers boss

The Liverpool legend is now an academy coach at Anfield but it emerged last week that Rangers were interested in making the 37-year-old their next permanent manager. BBC Sport claims that the 37-year-old, who now holds the position of the Champions League semi-finalists' Under 18 coach, is on the brink of accepting the role at Ibrox Stadium, which will be his first senior managerial job since announcing his intentions to get into coaching following his retirement from football in 2017.

Research Google Assistant gets new features on Wear OS, including Actions support
Author: 0 Google Assistant gets new features on Wear OS, including Actions support

Google Assistant , Amazon's Alexa , Microsoft's Cortana and Apple's Siri are competing to be the spoken-word answer to the smartphone touchscreen, the Windows Start Menu and the living room TV remote, with the potential to speak to users from their kitchen counters, auto dashboards, wristwatches and television sets.

Research Xiaomi shows massive growth ahead of IPO
Author: 0 Xiaomi shows massive growth ahead of IPO

While the application omitted financial terms, bankers familiar with the plan said the Beijing-based company is seeking to raise US$10 billion, in a sale that values the eight-year-old company at US$100 billion. Its relatively cheap handsets pose a rising challenge to market leaders Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc . Lei scaled back global operations and instead focused on India, where it's now the top seller alongside Samsung.

Research Apple shrugs off iPhone X fears and enjoys strong quarter
Author: 0 Apple shrugs off iPhone X fears and enjoys strong quarter

Sales of iPads rose 2 percent to 9.1 million units compared with the same period a year ago, while Macbook sales slipped 3 percent to 4.07 million. Despite a starting price of $1,000 for the iPhone X, revenue from total iPhone sales fell 38 percent to $38 billion from $61.6 billion during the period.

Research Celtics, Sixers renew rivalry with new casts in East semis
Author: 0 Celtics, Sixers renew rivalry with new casts in East semis

When the Celtics eliminated the Bucks, 112-96, for a spot in the NBA's Eastern Conference semifinals, it meant that the Sixers had lost something they'd worked hard to earn. That trio combined for 83 of Boston's 117 points, with each scoring at least 26. The Celtics are already without stars Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving , as well as Daniel Theis .

Research Straight Bat: Mumbai Indians Come to The Party!
Author: 0 Straight Bat: Mumbai Indians Come to The Party!

Chasing a modest target, Rajasthan did not have a brisk start but Samson and Ben Stokes kept them in the hunt before Gowtham finished the job in great style. The Mumbai skipper was run-out first ball as he underestimated the pinpoint accurate Ajinkya Rahane and made a decision to steal a run after hitting the ball straight to the Rajasthan skipper.

Research NASA's Planet hunter TESS was launched from Florida by SpaceX
Author: 0 NASA's Planet hunter TESS was launched from Florida by SpaceX

NASA HAS LAUNCHED a spaceship created to scan the skies for signs of planets where life may exist outside of our solar system. A couple of solar arrays to power the spacecraft were deployed at 7.53 pm EDT. A transit happens when a planet crosses in front of its star as viewed from Earth. TESS will be the first space-based, all-sky surveyor to search for exoplanets .

Research Battlefield V Battle Royale Mode in the Works
Author: 0 Battlefield V Battle Royale Mode in the Works

Throw one more on the pile though, as DICE and EA are also considering a similar game mode in the next Battlefield game, now called Battlefield 5 . The introduction of a Battle Royale mode in the next Battlefield game is not surprising given the popularity of the mode. If there's money to be made or a trend to be followed, EA won't be far behind.

Research Police in Armenia Detain Dozens of Demonstrators
Author: 0 Police in Armenia Detain Dozens of Demonstrators

The demonstrations in Yerevan are being held since April 13. Serzh Sargsyan resigned as president on April 9 and was elected as prime minister during a special session of parliament on April 17 by a vote of 77 to 17. A former military officer, Serzh Sarkisian, 63, has been in charge of the landlocked South Caucasus nation of 2.9 million people for a decade. Protests began in Yerevan on Friday and have since spread to the country's second and third largest cities, Gyumri and Vanadzor.

Research Hamilton takes a record but still in no-man's land
Author: 0 Hamilton takes a record but still in no-man's land

This wasn't a high-downforce circuit, such as Monaco or Singapore, which favours Ferrari's package and leaves Mercedes struggling. After years of qualifying inadequacies and under-performing on a Saturday, the Scuderia have finally made a vehicle that can beat the Mercs.

Research Indian Athletes Got Disqualified From Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Indian Athletes Got Disqualified From Commonwealth Games

Babu has been banned from competing in the triple jump final tomorrow as a result of the decision from the CGF's Federation Court, which deals with disciplinary matters at the Games. Under games rules only medical practitioners and athletes who give prior notice and with an approved medical condition requiring auto-injection such as diabetes can bring needles into the athletes' village.

Research First Capital Advisors Group LLC. Boosts Position in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)
Author: 0 First Capital Advisors Group LLC. Boosts Position in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company. Therefore 91% are positive. FB was included in 66 notes of analysts from October 9, 2017. Cowen reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $220.00 price target on shares of Facebook in a report on Thursday, January 4th.

Research Taylor Swift -
Author: 0 Taylor Swift - "September" (Earth, Wind & Fire Cover)

But now, she's delivering two exclusives to the streaming service. "We think about everything they might've heard about us, every reason they wouldn't want us", she told Spotify about the track. The country duo, made up of Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush, released the tracklist for Bigger today, and Swift is featured as a vocalist on "Babe", a song that she wrote with Train's Pat Monahan.

Research Almost one in 10 Americans have deleted their Facebook accounts, survey says
Author: 0 Almost one in 10 Americans have deleted their Facebook accounts, survey says

CORNISH: So was it more of the same in terms of the style of questioning? Zuckerberg says he doesn't think Facebook has a monopoly. Chairman Greg Walden, Oregon Republican, opened by nodding to Facebook's old motto. "I hear about all these people deleting their Facebook profiles and protesting", Trivisonno said. As I watched Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg go head-to-head with members of Congress, I couldn't help but have the same reaction I have when I get a pointless chain ...

Research Uber Kenya signs deals with nine firms for driver benefits
Author: 0 Uber Kenya signs deals with nine firms for driver benefits

Khosrowshahi said the new plans would help Uber offer solutions for an increasingly urban world population and reduce the need for vehicle ownership. This can allow users to reserve public transit trips within the Uber app. On Wednesday, Uber said it will add auto rentals, train booking and other new services to its platform in some United States cities.

Research How to find out if Facebook shared your data with Cambridge Analytica
Author: 0 How to find out if Facebook shared your data with Cambridge Analytica

For anyone wondering about Zuckerberg's possible political ambitions , Tuesday's hearing will be an opportunity to see how he handles the spotlight. Last month, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg promised to "show everyone a tool at the top of your News Feed with the apps you've used and an easy way to revoke those apps' permissions to your data".

Research Better Snapchat AR Lenses are now available on the iPhone X
Author: 0 Better Snapchat AR Lenses are now available on the iPhone X

It's unclear if new filters will be added, and how long the existing ones will be available. It has been nearly seven months since the announcement, but they they are finally available. The masks do a decent job covering up your glasses (if that's what you want), but you're out of luck if you want your glasses on top of them (we tried).