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Take-Two: Nintendo reaching out to third parties

Take-Two: Nintendo reaching out to third parties

The media-only event will officially be held on the 13th of January 2017 in NY, following the already announced Nintendo Switch presentation this coming January 12. The maker of Stardew Valley recently announced plans to bring the farming sim to the Nintendo Switch next year. At least, the optimistic words from Karl Slatoff provide enough hints that this game will be coming once the Nintendo Switch releases in 2017. Read More

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SpaceX May Deliver Audi Lunar Rover To The Moon

This challenge will grant a prize to any team which successfully makes the rover to reach the surface of the moon , steer up to 500 meters and come back to earth with some fantastic pictures. TeamIndus' journey thus far has received support from a wide range of thought leaders including Ratan Tata, Nandan Nilekani , Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, Rajiv Mody of Sasken Communications and stock market investors Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Ashish Kacholia, RK Damani amongst others. Read More

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First Local Zika Transmission Outside Of Florida Hits Close to Home

First Local Zika Transmission Outside Of Florida Hits Close to Home

According to the V.I. Health Department's weekly report on Tuesday, the territory saw 27 new confirmed cases of Zika , which is five fewer confirmed cases than was reported last week. "Discovering just how common it is for the virus to be passed during sex by a man or woman is a key focus for Zika researchers". The infographic offers descriptions of the two illnesses - including differences in their constellations of signs and symptoms, modes of transmission, and disease course - as well as ... Read More

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Hackers took down the computer system for San Francisco's Muni metro line

Hackers took down the computer system for San Francisco's Muni metro line

Yet the attacker believed he or she had received many emails from SFMTA; it's unclear if SFMTA ever responded, but with the Yandex email address plastered on Muni screens, many people and news agencies contacted the attacker . Muni Metro service and bus service were not affected by the ransomware attack, said SFMTA spokesperson Paul Rose. Service and safety, as well as customer privacy, were unaffected, the SFMTA said . Read More

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'Hit the gas!' Escape from Gatlinburg fire caught on terrifying video

'Hit the gas!' Escape from Gatlinburg fire caught on terrifying video

In all, more than 14,000 residents and tourists were forced to evacuate the tourist city in the mountains, where some hotspots persisted and a curfew was in effect overnight Tuesday. "Everything was like a flawless storm", said Cassius Cash, superintendent of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, to CNN affiliate WATE . Thousands of people have fled deadly wildfires that have destroyed hundreds of homes and a resort in the Gr. Read More

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Titanfall 2 Is Hosting A Free Multiplayer Trial This Weekend

Titanfall 2 Is Hosting A Free Multiplayer Trial This Weekend

Angel City's Most Wanted releases on December 3, and features the Angel City map from the original Titanfall. Xbox Live Gold subscription is required for players on the Xbox One platform. Those who pre-ordered Titanfall 2 prior to the game's release can access the map and items from tomorrow. Once again, if you have EA Access or Origin Access, you can leap into the free trial starting November 30th. Read More

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Satya Nadella is Teasing the New Surface Phone

Nevertheless, at least they managed to release something really big in the form of the Surface Studio. It seems this device could replace the company's Lumia line, and it is likely that they enter the market by mid-2017. Microsoft is undeniably one of the most popular tech brands in the world. What will the Surface Phone bring? According to TechRadar, the patent details a magnetic charging dock built to give the new Surface Pen its juice, seemingly with connectors meant for a Surface ... Read More

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'Moana' cruises with $81.1M Thanksgiving weekend

The Burbank, California-based studio had already won seven of the top eight highest Thanksgiving opening three-day weekends, adjusted for inflation, thanks to movies like " Toy Story " and "Frozen". The film earned $600,000 at 2,382 locations and should finish the five-day frame with around $ 2 million . Overseas, Fantastic Beasts topped the chart with a pleasing $132 million for a foreign total of $317.5 million and global haul of $473.7 million. Read More

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NASA offering $30000 for solving 'space poop' problem

NASA offering $30000 for solving 'space poop' problem

NASA is offering US$30,000 to anyone who can come up with a solution to a serious problem - how to deal with human bodily functions when you're stuck in a spacesuit for a week. "While sealed, it is impossible for an astronaut to access their own body, even to scratch their nose", NASA said in a statement . The waste management systems should address faecal, urine, and/or menstrual waste management in a pressurised survival suit environment for six days while protecting the safety and ... Read More

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Pokemon GO Players Can Catch Ditto Now

Pokemon GO Players Can Catch Ditto Now

This is a short Pokemon GO guide on where to locate the transforming Pokemon and how to catch him. Instead, he will appear as a low-level Pidgey, Zubat, or Rattata, and after it is caught, it will reveal its true form! Just yesterday, in fact, we discussed a leaked Starbucks internal memo that discusses the addition and even specifies a release date of December 7. Read More

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Pre-Black Friday Sale Has An Amazing Xbox Deal

With Black Friday fast approaching, customers are eagerly anticipating what Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has to offer. Before you know it, Thanksgiving has come and you are entangled in the thick of it. Sony mentioned that the " Uncharted 4 PS4 bundle includes the new, slimmer PS4 with a 500 GB hard drive, a DualShock 4 , and Naughty Dog's hit game Uncharted 4: A Thief's End ". Read More

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Rumored Version of Pokemon Sun and Moon Coming to Switch

The game has just come out so we should get numbers regarding global sales in a few days time. A new Pokemon Sun and Moon Pokedex feature has been discovered, allowing fans to track down QR codes using the Nintendo 3DS. The 3DS games launched in Japan on November 18. This can be used to find the Alola area in which that certain Pokemon will spawn, although there's an even better way to use the feature. Read More

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Worker Hurt in Explosion at Kansas Chemical Plant

Worker Hurt in Explosion at Kansas Chemical Plant

According to their website, Airosol manufactures and packages aerosols and liquids for various industries, including automotive and janitorial. All other employees were evacuated. "Everybody else was evacuated safely to area churches; The First Christian Church, The United Methodist Church, and The Nazarene Church". A thick, black cloud of smoke could be seen rising from the plant. Read More

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De Blasio vows to defend New Yorkers against Trump

De Blasio vows to defend New Yorkers against Trump

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and former Mayor David Dinkins announced their support for de Blasio on Sunday. "The president-elect talked during the campaign about the movement that he had built", de Blasio added. On Monday, state Republican Chairman Ed Cox called them "two scorpions in a bottle" vying for the 2020 Democratic nomination in the kind heated rhetoric that is marking the days since Trump upset Democrat Hillary Clinton to win the White House. Read More

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Yemen rebels prevent food aid from reaching besieged city

The conflict erupted in 2014, when the Iran-backed Huthi rebels and their allies of renegade troops loyal to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh overran Sanaa and other parts of Yemen . "What's happening in Yemen is totally unacceptable", Mr Besselink added. He said the rebels support a full cessation of hostilities, but that the reality at the moment is "all parties are engaged in fighting". Read More

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Mode and Custom Difficulty settings

Mode and Custom Difficulty settings

The update, which weighs in at a hefty 7GB, according to PC Invasion , will hopefully fix the issues plaguing the PC version of the game. For PC users with AMD video cards, the recommended driver version is the 16.10.2. More specifically, the publisher said, "Our work on Dishonored 2 continues". Update 1.2 is in development, and will address a broader range of issues, including performance issues. Read More

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Toyota C-HR Preview

Toyota C-HR Preview

Key styling features include slim projector-beam halogen headlights with LED daytime running lights extending almost to the C-HR's front-quarter panels; deep, curving character lines that come out of a large Toyota badge and run below windows and above the rear wheel into the C-pillar; and in the rear of the vehicle protruding taillamps and an inward tapered hatch. Read More

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Samsung denies any Galaxy Note 7 related incident in India

According to reports , Samsung is now working on an update for the Galaxy Tab S2 and Galaxy Note 5. Now, after scores of disparaging memes, forum complaints, and reports, it looks like Samsung is hoping to rebound big-time with its next flagship while using some key iPhone features that have made Apple's flagship a consistent best-seller in the smartphone space. Read More

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Maggie and Negan were married in 'Batman v Superman'

Maggie and Negan were married in 'Batman v Superman'

A new photo that's circulating online, though, suggests that Negan might be getting a shave before long, to bring his character into line with his comic book counterpart. Negan is then taken to the grave. Negan and the Saviors have done all they could to strike terror in the community. Daryl also didn't bother to move the hair out of his eyes, making them hard to see. Read More

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Family Focus: National Adoption Awareness Month highlights need to adopt older children

It's been 574 days of sharing their love and home, but on Friday it became official. "We're just so very blessed by these kids", said David Needham. Yolanda was a long time family friend and a familiar face to the children. He gains a younger brother, Aidan, 13, and an older sister Alexis, 22. "It makes me happy now knowing that I will have a mother", said Newland. No doubt, Coni Bergmann cares a lot about the children of this world. Read More

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PlayStation 4 Pro: What various reviews say about the new gaming console

PlayStation 4 Pro: What various reviews say about the new gaming console

Originally, Sony only allowed 900 MB but increased it to 1GB. Just like the mod support for Xbox One and PC, the one for PS4 is expected to come out via a patch that should be released before the end of the year. Just a quick note regarding mods, though. When mod support is available for the Microsoft and Sony consoles, players simply have to download the Creation Kit. Read More

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