Atlanta officials confirm cyberattack on city servers

Atlanta city computers, including some used by the public to pay city bills and access court information online, have been struck by ransomware , the Associated Press reports . Public safety and water services are operating without incident. Atla... More..

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Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley 'researching' move, source says
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley 'researching' move, source says

If money is the most important factor in determining where he wants to coach next season, Hurley is nearly certainly headed to the University of Pittsburgh . UConn made the news official on social media. The ...More..

Despite being cheap, the Apple's upcoming iPad might support the Apple Pencil
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Despite being cheap, the Apple's upcoming iPad might support the Apple Pencil

It's entirely possible that Apple will have multiple cheap models of iPad - one at the rumored price of $259 for education , and a refreshed model of the existing one priced at $329 that gains Pencil sup...More..

Amazon Has Considered Buying Some Toys 'R' Us Stores
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Amazon Has Considered Buying Some Toys 'R' Us Stores

In a tweet, the company announced Lazarus' death, saying there had been "many sad moments" recently but none more upsetting than the death of its founder. Toys "R" Us released the following statement . The c...More..

Dropbox Shares Leap in IPO, and Silicon Valley Smiles
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Dropbox Shares Leap in IPO, and Silicon Valley Smiles

At the stock's opening price, the company touched a market valuation of $US12.67 billion ($A16.4 billion), above the $US10 billion valuation it had in its last private funding round. Founder and CEO Drew Housto...More..

Kovack Advisors Inc. Buys New Holdings in Walmart Inc (WMT)
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Kovack Advisors Inc. Buys New Holdings in Walmart Inc (WMT)

Shares are trading price at $87.95 with move of 0.57%. After going under observation of traders 49.08 million shares traded at hands. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since March 21, 2017 and is uptr...More..

Modern Warfare 2 Remaster Might Not Include Multiplayer
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Modern Warfare 2 Remaster Might Not Include Multiplayer

Eurogamer and Charlieintel are reporting that sources close to the remaster of Modern Warfare 2 have informed them the game will not feature a multiplayer mode. Recent job listings suggest that that Beenox...More..

Local AR-15 maker, some other gun videos banned from YouTube
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Local AR-15 maker, some other gun videos banned from YouTube

According to Cohen, the particular audience that will see more ads are users who passively listen to music for long periods of time. "There's a lot more people in our funnel that we can frustrate and seduce t...More..

That OnePlus 6 pricing rumor probably isn't as bad you think
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

That OnePlus 6 pricing rumor probably isn't as bad you think

While we can't price-convert exactly how much the OnePlus 6 will cost according to this leak , we can estimate that it'll amount to half as much as the 256GB iPhone X . While no further specs have been oute...More..

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ now available for purchase at Microsoft Store
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ now available for purchase at Microsoft Store

With all that, do you think it is worth the upgrade? The dust is slowly starting to settle on Samsung's latest Galaxy S9 series, and it's time to get excited about the next flagship in line - the Galaxy ...More..

Ninja's Monthly Earnings Top $500000 Streaming Fortnite on Twitch
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ninja's Monthly Earnings Top $500000 Streaming Fortnite on Twitch

This deal that Amazon Prime and Twitch Prime have together is incredible. Found by way of popular streamer Ninja , it seems like some players who use the leprechaun skin have a shrunken character model...More..

Lenovo S5 announced with dual cameras, 18:9 display
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Lenovo S5 announced with dual cameras, 18:9 display

On the other hand, the Lenovo K5 Play comes with the same 5.7-inch HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display . On the front we have 16 MP 80.2° wide angle lens with a F/2.0 aperture. The Levono S5 is fueled by a ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Amazon Launches GameOn Competitive Gaming Service

While Amazon's crosstown rival Microsoft has a huge gaming presence of its own with Xbox, it is playing catch up with Amazon in terms of providing the infrastructure for developers to build games on its cloud...More..

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton says it is time to delete Facebook
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton says it is time to delete Facebook

Five years later, Facebook acquired WhatsApp, a popular messaging app, for $19 billion. It's not clear if Acton is advising others to delete Facebook or simply declaring that he plans to do so himself. Acton ...More..

Amazon Passes Alphabet To Become Second-Most Valuable Company
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Amazon Passes Alphabet To Become Second-Most Valuable Company

Apple's market cap would reach US$1 trillion around a month later if its stock price continued to rise at the 25 percent pace seen over the past year. Pinebridge Invs Lp invested in 0.81% or 454,731 shares. Gl...More..

Some PS3 owners could be eligible for $65 refund
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Some PS3 owners could be eligible for $65 refund

As Polygon reports, the settlement allowed phat PS3 owners to claim $55, but the amount was increased to $65. Then, in April of 2010, Sony removed the feature from all devices - including the ones alrea...More..

Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway

The gunfight broke out in Arampora area when militants, hiding in the forest, fired at a security force party of the Rashtriya Rifles and the state police's Special Operations Group (SOG). Three bodies of mil...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

BU Grad Schools among Nation's Best

Criminal justice : Criminal justice , housed in the College of Social Science , ranked No. 10 nationally. Conducted annually, the U.S. News & World Report rankings are determined by weighing peer assessme...More..

Instagram lets users share other people's pictures with new 'Regram'-like button
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Instagram lets users share other people's pictures with new 'Regram'-like button

With the help of the e-commerce platform BigCommerce , shoppers in these eight countries will now be able to instantly purchase products from images, a service already available to merchants in the U.S. Howeve...More..

Nintendo Switch Nindies Showcase - watch all the announcements here
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Nintendo Switch Nindies Showcase - watch all the announcements here

Just Shapes and Beats launches as a timed console exclusive on Nintendo Switch this summer. from Nerial and Devolver Digital: As a monarch of the modern age, players face a seemingly never-ending series of req...More..

NVIDIA announces real time ray tracing tech, prepare for cinematic quality graphics
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

NVIDIA announces real time ray tracing tech, prepare for cinematic quality graphics

The utility creates a sort of fusion of rasterized and raytraced elements that allow game developers to improve things like shadow, ambient occlusion, and reflections in games. Raytracing is also being added to...More..

Latest & New Mobile Phones List — HTC Mobile Phones
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Latest & New Mobile Phones List — HTC Mobile Phones

The Desire 12 and 12 Plus will both ship with a 13-megapixel camera on the back, but the 12 Plus also has a secondary 2-megapixel lens for portrait effects. The HTC Desire 12 Plus , on the other hand, come...More..

HTC reveals Pre-order launch of Vive Pro at $799
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

HTC reveals Pre-order launch of Vive Pro at $799

The GM of US VIVE, Daniel O' Brien said that the Vive pro is going to deliver the best quality display and visual experience to all VR enthusiasts. The company also reduced the price of the existing Vive full k...More..

Assassin's Creed 2019: First Rumored Details Emerge
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Assassin's Creed 2019: First Rumored Details Emerge

Having said that, Comic Book does state that one of their sources has been accurate in the past regarding details around the development of Assassin's Creed Origins which was once codenamed Empire. Though t...More..

Nimbus Data unveils 100TB SSD
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Nimbus Data unveils 100TB SSD

Nearly exactly a month since the Korean firm announced the record-breaking 30.72TB PM1643 drive, Nimbus Data has just revealed the ExaDrive DC100, which squeezes 100TB of 3D NAND flash into a 3.5-inch SATA ...More..

Sony Releases CG Trailer for God of War
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Sony Releases CG Trailer for God of War

After gameplay footage of the upcoming God of War game leaked a few days ago, Sony has finally (and officially) released the 15 minutes of footage. Give Me God of War is the hardest difficulty setting tha...More..

Parkland students appearing on morning shows, urge change
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Parkland students appearing on morning shows, urge change

The walkout lasted 17 minutes, one minute for every life lost in the Parkland shooting. A senior at Pennridge said she organized the effort, saying it was disappointing the school "teaches us to be like Rosa ...More..

Epic Games Talks FORTNITE BATTLE ROYALE And Its Move To Mobile
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Epic Games Talks FORTNITE BATTLE ROYALE And Its Move To Mobile

The storm times are also shorter, with matches lasting a maximum of 15 minutes. What's more is that intervals between the spawns of Supply Drops and their descent time have been decreased, and harvest resourc...More..

Epic's giving away $12M worth of Paragon game assets for free
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Epic's giving away $12M worth of Paragon game assets for free

Due to the lack of interest, Unreal Engine is shutting down Paragon and giving their assets away with no-strings attached, as long as you are using it on the Unreal Engine 4 platform. Epic sends special tha...More..

Tencent's version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds reaches iPhone & iPad
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tencent's version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds reaches iPhone & iPad

Let us know what you think of PUBG Mobile and how it stacks up to the versions available on PC and Xbox . In case you're wondering, this is the port of a fully fledged PC game, not just a low-quality versi...More..