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HyperDrive Is A USB-C Hub For Your MacBook Pro HyperDrive Is A USB-C Hub For Your MacBook Pro
- December 10, 2016

The HyperDrive can be ordered now at Kickstarter, and should be delivered to Early Bird buyers in February 2017 and to everyone else in March 2017. Because even if you're waiting a bit for your HyperDrive, when it arrives, you'll have a full MacBook Pro again. (more...)
Tweet Emojis to Get Local Search Results Tweet Emojis to Get Local Search Results
- December 10, 2016

And tweeting a picture of a Christmas tree will help you find nearby tree lots. The new tool represents the latest way Google Search has tried to make its platform more interactive. Google opened up to emoji searches in May, giving users results for the symbols instead of "no results found". The company's Twitter handle is then supposed to respond with an animated GIF related to the emoji, a #KnowNearby hashtag, and a link to its search results. (more...)
Pokémon GO: New Pokemons coming next week Pokémon GO: New Pokemons coming next week
- December 09, 2016

Sweet and fruity, fun and colorful... so ideal to sip on while playing Pokemon GO . Pokemon Go fans discovered new features by searching through the game files following the recent Pokemon Go transfer update . Sprint will pay Niantic upfront for the partnership, and although the terms weren't disclosed, it is an exclusive deal. Trainers will be able to transfer multiple Pokémon at a time to Professor Willow. (more...)
Area veterans commemorate the attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago
- December 09, 2016

Laura Stoller accompanied her adoptive grandfather and Pearl Harbor survivor Stan VanHoose of Beloit, Wisconsin, to the event. He caught up with other veterans today for some good conversation over a cup of Joe.talking about the past, and the present. (more...)
'Tis the Season to Be Jolly with Dead Rising 4 Launch Trailer 'Tis the Season to Be Jolly with Dead Rising 4 Launch Trailer
- December 07, 2016

Frank needs to outsmart them if he wants to survive. Again, it's a matter of being too much trouble for not enough payoff when the mode doesn't work as intended. Numerous times Frank would get caught in a corner or on some game geometry that I couldn't immediately free him from for unknown reasons. Another improvement is the button layout. (more...)
Recount is Under Way in MI
- December 07, 2016

At a news conference on Monday across the street from Trump Tower in Manhattan, Stein said every dollar she raised for the recount was going to an account for that goal. According to the official vote totals, England lost the race by 12 votes - he received 6,981 votes, Joy Hopkins received 6,993 votes, and Steve O'Driscoll received 7,639 votes. (more...)
Instagram's 2 new features let you take control of comments
- December 07, 2016

While users with private accounts always had the power to approve each new follower, up until now, there hasn't been an easy solution for going in the other direction. Instagram has been rolling out a ton of new features as of late, but their newest update makes strides in the platform's mission to curb cyberbullying and make the network a safer and friendlier place for all. (more...)
Man facing manslaughter charge in McKnight case Man facing manslaughter charge in McKnight case
- December 07, 2016

Records from the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center show that authorities booked a man named Ronald Gasser into jail Monday. Gasser, 54, shot McKnight in an alleged road rage incident last Thursday in a town roughly five miles outside of New Orleans. (more...)
LG V20 Flagship Smartphone to Officially Launch on December 6th LG V20 Flagship Smartphone to Officially Launch on December 6th
- December 07, 2016

LG has made sure the phone is feature loaded with dual-camera setup, and B&O audio among other audio-focused features. Today, Motorola announced the new Moto X and G, Moto Hint and Moto 360 by opening its headquarters for media to meet the engineers and designers committed to offering people more choice, control and accessibility in their personal technology. (more...)
Pokemon Sun and Moon Sales Set New Record For Nintendo
- December 03, 2016

Any London-based fans should head down to the first major Pokémon Sun and Moon tournament that takes place from December 9th until 11th at the European Championships in London. The success isn't limited exclusively to the Americas, either. As expected by many , " Pokémon Sun and Moon " dominate the race, and also pushed the Nintendo 3DS higher, far beyond than any other gaming systems in the market. (more...)
Ace Hardware denies ban on sales to pipeline protesters Ace Hardware denies ban on sales to pipeline protesters
- December 02, 2016

Allard also questioned the governor's rationale of issuing the emergency evacuation order during the winter storm. Unsurprisingly, the water protectors have not left camp, and CNN now reveals that authorities will take the drastic measure of cutting off supply access and entry to the camp . (more...)
The 'Full House' House Has Been Sold-To The Show's Creator
- December 02, 2016

It originally popped up on the market at $4.15 million, but Franklin managed to buy it for about $4 million. Full House's 30th anniversary is September 22nd, 2017, and Franklin also said he'd like to invite the entire cast for a one-night slumber party in honor of the date, "so people can drive by and actually see the Tanner family living there for one whole day". (more...)
Facebook users can now play Pac-Man on Messenger app Facebook users can now play Pac-Man on Messenger app
- December 01, 2016

It's clear that Facebook is targeting some of its more nostalgic users: Instant Games is debuting with Pac-Man, Galaga , and Space Invaders. A user, in the midst of a conversation, can tap on a game controller icon to choose a game and start playing. (more...)
IPhone 8 Likely To Feature 3D Photography With LG Made Dual Cameras
- November 29, 2016

In other Apple news, CFO Luca Maestri sold 16,950 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, November 7th. When Apple unveiled the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in September, the company finally brought OIS (optical image stabilization) to the 4.7-inch iPhone 7 but still kept to its tradition of using the "Plus" model's camera to differentiate its latest and greatest iPhones. (more...)
Apple announces recall of iPhone 6s for battery replacement
- November 29, 2016

To make matters worse, iPhone fans have reported problems with the audio, whether using the Earpods or not, per TechTimes . So, we are expecting that Apple will release another update that will resolve this battery issue. Plugging it in reports 30 percent charge after a few seconds. There is a fairly lengthy thread of discussion on the Apple support forum where users explain a number of different issues. (more...)
Amazon is making a giant Echo speaker with 7-inch touchscreen
- November 29, 2016

The idea is to have an Alexa-powered smart device with a touchscreen for the kitchen or living room. It shouldn't be surprising, then, to hear that the new device will reportedly use an "optimized version" of Fire OS, Amazon's operating system for those tablets. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 may have virtual assistants in male, female voices
- November 29, 2016

It's an easy decision for Samsung to make that allows it to stay level with the specifications of the smartphone competition, but it does come with a built-in question. Samsung has also recently released a Galaxy Note 7 "onyx black" color finish; however, it didn't fare well in the market. The phone will reportedly have 4 GB of random access memory (RAM) and will run on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. (more...)
Super-fast EV charging network planned for Europe from next year Super-fast EV charging network planned for Europe from next year
- November 29, 2016

This means an expansion on the existing standard for AC and DC charging of electric cars now in use, with the addition of DC fast-charging up to 350 kW, which will significantly reduce the waiting times motorists have to endure while their electric vehicles recharge. (more...)
Sanchez's double leads Arsenal to 3-1 win over Bournemouth
- November 28, 2016

Alexis Sanchez's performance inspired his team #Arsenal to beat AFC Bournemouth 3-1 on Sunday at Emirates Stadium . The Gunners finally took the lead after 12 minutes of the game, thanks to a misplaced pass from Bournemouth defender, who tried to return the ball to the keeper. (more...)
US Stores Far From Overwhelmed as Black Friday Sales Begin
- November 27, 2016

E-commerce giant Amazon is also capitalizing on this trend, with the company reporting that customers are shopping at record levels both on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, one of the busiest shopping days of the year. As in years past, numerous best deals appear to be regarding electronics. That excludes vehicle sales, gas and restaurant receipts, but includes online spending and other non-store sales such as catalog spending. (more...)
Super Mario on the Xbox Scorpio: Will Nintendo and Microsoft Unite?
- November 26, 2016

Sitting around playing video games probably won't help, but it can at least be fun! Black Friday is just around the corner, and retailers are getting ready. If you need the extra capacity then you'll struggle to find a deal that beats this bundle . If you want to get the most out of your games, the S is the way to go. (more...)
Best Buy & Amazon Cut Prices On More TVs For Black Friday
- November 24, 2016

People are going to be the most aggressive and this section will be the busiest. The calendar had barely flipped from October to November before retailers including Kohl's , Macy's and JC Penney announced that they would welcome deal-hungry shoppers on Thanksgiving Day , right in the middle of what would traditionally be dinner with the family. (more...)
Facebook builds censorship tool for re-entry into China Facebook builds censorship tool for re-entry into China
- November 24, 2016

Facebook has been banned in China since 2009 but Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made several trips to Beijing and had even kept a book by President Xi Jinping on Chinese governance when Lu Wei, China's former Internet czar toured Facebook headquarters in 2014. (more...)
Daily Ratings & News for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co Daily Ratings & News for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co
- November 24, 2016

HPE stock also declined after its earnings release, albeit by a smaller 1.79%. The company has a market cap of $38.56B and now has 1.69B shares outstanding. 10/19/2016 - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. US Bancorp DE boosted its stake in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 1.0% in the second quarter. (more...)
Don't freak out about Galaxy S7s — Samsung
- November 23, 2016

So far, we only know HTC has began offering Black Friday promos online. You can still sell your old iPhone to a service like Gazelle or put it up on Craigslist or eBay to get significant money towards a new iPhone. T-Mobile will also let you upgrade to an iPhone with more storage if you're willing to pay a little extra. The 256GB phone is listed for $1,069.99 on Best Buy's website . (more...)
Wayne State Police Officer Shot and Critically Injured Wayne State Police Officer Shot and Critically Injured
- November 23, 2016

Rose, originally from Kalamazoo, was shot in the head in the Woodbridge area of Detroit while investigating reports of auto break-ins in the area. sWayne State Police Chief Anthony Holt said that "the officer is very critical". The shooting happened near Lincoln and Brainard around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Michigan State Police released a photo of a person of interest in the case, Deangelo Davis . (more...)
The Grand Tour breaks Amazon viewership record The Grand Tour breaks Amazon viewership record
- November 22, 2016

However, The Grand Tour failed to attract a record number of new Prime subscriber sign-ups on Friday, even with the offer of a cut-price subscription fee. Having departed that show under a cloud, the presenting trio of Clarkson, Hammond and May had a lot to live up to with their new show on Amazon, but it turns out The Grand Tour fully met expectations, and then some. (more...)
Two Big Xbox One Backward Compatible Games May Have Leaked Two Big Xbox One Backward Compatible Games May Have Leaked
- November 22, 2016

A number of deals are being offered by Sony and Microsoft under the Black Friday 2016 deals. Microsoft is seeking to aggressively sell its flagship console device, the Xbox One, with a host of exciting offers and discounts ahead of the upcoming Black Friday sales. (more...)
Alfa claims Stelvio QV will break Nurburgring SUV record Alfa claims Stelvio QV will break Nurburgring SUV record
- November 19, 2016

The top shelf Stelvio Quadrifoglio is a pure performance machine in the most spirited Alfa Romeo tradition. The Stelvio looks properly Alfa Romeo, with numerous styling cues reminiscent of its Giulia platform-mate. All the way around, the suspension is independent. Combined with torque vectoring technology - a first on any Alfa Romeo - torque can then be optimised between the rear wheels individually thanks to two clutches in the rear axle. (more...)
Holiday Hints - How to get Black Friday deals Holiday Hints - How to get Black Friday deals
- November 18, 2016

Six in 10 shoppers plan to buy gifts for themselves - a 4 percent increase over last year - with total spending this Christmas season second only to last year's record high. And what's more, it's going for a whopping 50% off its regular price. Split up the shopping responsibilities so you and your family can get your shopping done quickly. (more...)