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Research See how Call of Duty: WWII is shaping up for its beta
Author: 0 See how Call of Duty: WWII is shaping up for its beta

The Infantry , Expeditionary , Airborne , Armored, and Mountain Divisions will all be available; however, progression will be limited, allowing access to only a selection of weapons and other unlockables. War Mode will focus objectives that one team will have to push through in order to win, ranging from crossing a bridge to blowing up a supply depot to escorting a tank through enemy territory.

Research Protect your eyes from damage during solar eclipse
Author: 0 Protect your eyes from damage during solar eclipse

A lot of folks have been gearing up for the event that will - depending on where you are - either totally block out the sun or partially block it as the eclipse moves across the North American hemisphere on August 21st. He also said he could find himself with thousands of unsellable eclipse glasses sitting in Amazon's warehouses when the eclipse is over. "I have seen instances where the patient has eventually shown up with crescents burned into the back of the eye, and you can nearly ...

Author: 0 Trump speaks with Guam's governor in extremely candid phone call

NPR's Elise Hu is in Guam. ELISE HU, BYLINE: Hi there. But Sullivan said the USA needs "belts and suspenders" when it comes to missile defense - redundancy. Guam, a tropical island more than 3,000 km (2,000 miles) to the southeast of North Korea, is home to about 163,000 people and a USA air base, Navy installation that includes a submarine squadron and Coast Guard group.

Research Nintendo Being Sued Over Switch's Controller Design
Author: 0 Nintendo Being Sued Over Switch's Controller Design

Gamevice, which designs clip-on controllers for mobile phones and tablets, has called for a complete sales ban of the popular console, as well as damages. Earlier this year, Gamevice launched an iPhone 7 game controller which cost around $100. Gamevice got the patent granted for the Gamevice controller in 2015 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, which is nearly a year before the Nintendo Switch made its way to the market.

Research Nokia 5 to be Sold Offline in India Starting from 15 August
Author: 0 Nokia 5 to be Sold Offline in India Starting from 15 August

Priced at Rs. 12,899, the Nokia 5 will be made available for purchase in India starting tomorrow (August 15, Tuesday) via select retail outlets in more than 10 cities across the country. Nokia 5 features a 5.2-inch 2.5D curved HD IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels. For the memory, we have 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

Research LG V30 software revealed ahead of launch
Author: 0 LG V30 software revealed ahead of launch

For starters, LG's new UX i.e. 6.0 will make its debut with LG V30 . The big news though is the new " Floating Bar ", which LG is using in lieu of an actual secondary display , a feature which has been a staple of the V-series to date. This will be one of the features of LG Electronics' upcoming flagship smartphone V30, which will also offer an intuitive user experience and a professional camera mode.

Research Amazon Recalls Counterfeit Solar Eclipse Glasses
Author: 0 Amazon Recalls Counterfeit Solar Eclipse Glasses

McDonald's locations in OR are on NASA and the American Astronomical Society's list of certified retailers of eclipse glasses, which allow you to safely watch the solar eclipse on August 21. Amazon on Saturday said the supplier could not confirm the item came from a recommended manufacturer. Still, Amazon is giving refunds to customers who purchased the glasses through the third-party vendor and said there is no need to return the glasses.

Research Amazon recalls solar eclipse glasses
Author: 0 Amazon recalls solar eclipse glasses

At Lake Mead, 71 percent of the sun will be eclipsed. The next solar eclipse visible from the continental United States will be April 8, 2024. As a measure of excitement surrounding the event, a leading supplier of solar lenses, Arizona-based Thousand Oaks Optical, has sold enough of its filters this year alone to produce roughly 100 million pairs of glasses, company owner Pat Steele-Gaishin told Reuters.

Research August 21 solar eclipse requires safe viewing
Author: 0 August 21 solar eclipse requires safe viewing

The eclipse will be visible here from about noon to 3 p.m. The solar filters, which must meet the worldwide standard ISO 12312-2, are used in eclipse glasses and hand-held filters. Monday through Saturday. They are also available for purchase at the Children's Museum of South Dakota gift shop, Wal-Mart, Lowe's and Casey's General Stores.

Research J&K: Security forces and terrorists exchange fire at Shopian's Awneera village
Author: 0 J&K: Security forces and terrorists exchange fire at Shopian's Awneera village

Two army men had lost their life in the gunfight on Saturday, while three others were injured. Also, a group of militants was reported to have opened fire on the forces but from an area that was outside the cordon. This prompted the security forces to wait till dawn while keeping a tight cordon around the area before launching a major strike. Top police official told Mirror that the killed terrorists are identified as Irfan Sheikh, Umar Majeed and Adil Malik.

Research Fired Google Engineer: Tech Company Is 'Like a Cult'
Author: 0 Fired Google Engineer: Tech Company Is 'Like a Cult'

In the 10-page, 3,300-word manifesto, the 28-year-old argues that a gender gap at Google exists not exclusively because of sexism, but in part because of "biological" differences between men and women. Damore concludes that "the viewpoint I was putting forward is generally suppressed at Google " but it was because of the "giant media controversy" that he was let go.

Research Tesla Model 3s Annually Just About Right, Says Musk
Author: 0 Tesla Model 3s Annually Just About Right, Says Musk

Tesla Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA ) CEO Elon Musk has always been a controversial and vocal mouthpiece for the electric vehicle company, often to the detriment of the company's stock. Until now, Tesla has only referred to the two models by the 220 and 310 miles they respectively drive before needing a recharge. Musk hopes to accelerate production cycle time through a combination of plant automation and by designing vehicles for simpler construction - such as the Model 3 and the Model Y.

Research Eclipse do's & don't's when it comes to eye protection, photography
Author: 0 Eclipse do's & don't's when it comes to eye protection, photography

Check back for updated fun facts, videos and explanations of the once-in-a-lifetime celestial event! Hence, people travel to see a total solar eclipse and eclipse day will see many Americans on the road - adjusting their plans as some places have a cloudy forecast perhaps while others appear more promising.

Research Perseid meteor shower to light up the skies tonight into Sunday
Author: 0 Perseid meteor shower to light up the skies tonight into Sunday

Met Eireann predict that skies will be clear for Irish star-gazers to see the celestial fireworks display. "But the numbers are going to be quite good". A tip from Mr Scagell is not to look towards the radiant, but to direct your gaze in the opposite direction. This means that you will have better chances of seeing more meteors before the moon rises and adds additional light to the sky.

Research OpenAI Bot Triumphant Playing Dota 2
Author: 0 OpenAI Bot Triumphant Playing Dota 2

What OpenAI has learned with Dota 2 might just translate to other fields where understanding subtleties can be crucial to success. Dota 2 , for those unfamiliar, is an online multi-player battle game . The next big step for the project is to create a team of five that can compete against a full squad at next year's global, according to OpenAI. But when the game kicked off, it became clear Open AI's bot was a different beast.

Research Library giving out 500 pairs of eclipse glasses on Monday
Author: 0 Library giving out 500 pairs of eclipse glasses on Monday

For the first time I in almost 30 years, a total solar eclipse will be visible in the USA on August 21. Conditions dramatically improve from Jackson, Wyoming , going northwest into Idaho and ending in Salem, Oregon, according to the data collected from August 21, 2000 and 2016.

Research LG Unveils V30 Smartphone Featuring an F1.6 Aperture Camera
Author: 0 LG Unveils V30 Smartphone Featuring an F1.6 Aperture Camera

According to a report by ETNews , LG plans to announce a "Plus" variant of the V30 alongside the standard variant during the IFA 2017 event in August. LG's first F1.6 lens is also the largest aperture among existing smartphone cameras, delivering 25 percent more light to the sensor compared to an F1.8 lens.

Author: 0 Liberty Media Corporation - Ser (NASDAQ:FWONK) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

The shares were purchased at an average price of $38.08 per share, with a total value of $25,891,734.40. Shares last traded at $33.19 a tad under $33.58, the 50 day moving average and a tad above the 200 day moving average of $32.54. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 761,550 shares of the technology company's stock worth $29,630,000 after buying an additional 45,983 shares during the last quarter.

Research In phone call, Trump assures Guam of safety - and fame
Author: 0 In phone call, Trump assures Guam of safety - and fame

President, as the governor of Guam.and as an American citizen, I have never felt more safe or confident with you at the helm", Gov. Eddie Baza Calvo (R) said , according to a video posted to his Facebook page. Don't worry about a thing. "They should have had me eight years ago, or at least somebody with my thought process", Trump said. Mr Trump and Mr Calvo were speaking over the phone.

Research Here's where the clearest skies will be during the total solar eclipse
Author: 0 Here's where the clearest skies will be during the total solar eclipse

By the way, the widest shadow does occur about 10 miles from Hopkinsville. Walmart has nearly everything, and solar eclipse glasses are not an exception. Petro says observations of the sun during totality will also allow scientists to study the solar corona. People across the country and here in eastern North Carolina are getting geared up for the highly anticipated eclipse.

Research OnePlus 3/3T won't receive any major software update following Android O
Author: 0 OnePlus 3/3T won't receive any major software update following Android O

The first question starts off by asking why the OnePlus 5 has received more updates since it was released than the OP3/3T has had during that same time frame. Even with Android O , the OnePlus 3T will receive just a little over a year of support, which is not much. Many wondered would OnePlus follow the same footsteps for OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T .

Research Leaked Email Reveals HBO in Negotiations With Hackers
Author: 0 Leaked Email Reveals HBO in Negotiations With Hackers

The video letter uploaded on Monday claimed the hackers spend a half million dollars a year to purchase "zero-day" exploits that let them break into networks through holes not yet know to Microsoft and other software companies. While the memo appears to be more of a stalling tactic than a serious offer, HBO really shouldn't be surprised that it got out. But the negotiations with HBO aren't going well, a new report explains.

Research LLC Has $211000 Stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)
Author: 0 LLC Has $211000 Stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)

The firm owned 106,315 shares of the company's stock at the end of the second quarter. FMR LLC raised its stake in shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.by 88.3% in the first quarter. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.45 earnings per share.

Research Hearing in Supreme Court to start on eve of Babri razing anniversary
Author: 0 Hearing in Supreme Court to start on eve of Babri razing anniversary

The apex court also announced that the case would be heard by a three-judge bench from December 5, comprising of Justices Dipak Misra , Ashok Bhushan and Abdul Nazeer. He had requested the court for an "intervening opportunity" to get heard. Mr. Sibal and Mr. Dhawan said the documents needed to be translated first and the translations have to be finalised before the hearings start.

Research Game of Thrones season 7, episode 5: Eastwatch predictions
Author: 0 Game of Thrones season 7, episode 5: Eastwatch predictions

George R.R. Martin's series is called A Song of Ice and Fire after all. Accordingly, Daenerys Targaryen , Cersei Lannister, Sansa Stark and Jaime Lannister - played by Emilia Clarke , Lena Headey, Sophie Turner and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, respectively - follow suit.

Research Solar eclipse scams: Don't get duped into buying fake glasses
Author: 0 Solar eclipse scams: Don't get duped into buying fake glasses

The eclipse's path of totality , a 70-mile-wide band on the ground where the sun is seen as totally blocked by the moon , cuts across much of the middle of the state on a centerline that leads from St. Sometimes the moon is smaller and does not completely cover the sun, leaving a bright golden ring, an annular eclipse. Many wild animals may mistake solar eclipses for twilight, McLendon wrote in MNN .

Research Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 replaces SS as NASCAR racer
Author: 0 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 replaces SS as NASCAR racer

Chevy will field Camaro ZL1 race cars in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series starting in 2018, meaning the pony vehicle will be the only stock racer the American automaker fields across all series. More than 40 years later, Chevrolet reintroduced the ZL1 as the ultimate performance Camaro, developed to offer track-capable performance straight off the showroom floor.

Research Apple may drop the S from the iPhone
Author: 0 Apple may drop the S from the iPhone

These numbers mean that we now know that the iPhone will have a screen that measures 5.8 inches diagonally - at least according to the official HomePod firmware , anyway. Also, I am curious about the potential size increase of the iPhone Plus model. Verdict: The iPhone 8 wins. In a sense, it's better that Apple is taking its time to flawless the handset and remove any problems remaining, but such a big delay means that it has no excuse for not providing a near ideal device.

Research Multiplayer is Finally Coming to No Man's Sky… Sort of
Author: 0 Multiplayer is Finally Coming to No Man's Sky… Sort of

Hello Games added that more details regarding update 1.3 will be released once it goes live, which is likely happening this week. As it turns out, Atlas Rises is much, much bigger than Murray initially let on. While interaction with others is now very limited, this is an important first step into the world of synchronous co-op in No Man's Sky and VOIP (Voice over IP) allows proximity based voice chat with other nearby explorers.

Research Acura RLX revealed ahead of Monterey Car Week
Author: 0 Acura RLX revealed ahead of Monterey Car Week

The refreshed sedan is in line with the new design language at Acura, most notably the adoption of a "diamond pentagon grille", a new signature that's a very welcome replacement for the ugly chrome beak that's been plaguing otherwise good looking Acuras for nearly a decade.

Author: 0 Motorola Moto Z2 Force goes on sale in US

This can be attributed to the smartphone being made of glass pieces encasing a metal frame. At the top, there is one antenna band along with a microphone and SIM slot, while at the base, one will find a USB Type-C port along with a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Research Tesla's autonomous trucks will move in platoons, report says
Author: 0 Tesla's autonomous trucks will move in platoons, report says

Reuters also reported that California DMV officials will meet with Tesla this week "to talk about Tesla's efforts with autonomous trucks". Tesla is working on electric, self-driving trucks that can travel in " platoons " or road trains capable of following a lead vehicle, according to leaked correspondence with regulators.

Research Nintendo Sued Over Switch Detachable Controller Design
Author: 0 Nintendo Sued Over Switch Detachable Controller Design

The device features two analogue sticks, an analogue D-pad and 4 action buttons. The Wikipad line doesn't allow you to play games on the tablet then dock it to play on the TV, for example. Nintendo's Switch console has been wildly successful since its release early previous year. With Gamevice's lawsuit against Nintendo, it could possibly become a threat to the Switch's success moving forward.

Research Scientists right to force Trump's hand on alarming climate report
Author: 0 Scientists right to force Trump's hand on alarming climate report

Global sea level was also the highest on record, at 82 millimeters higher than the average in 1993, when records began to be recorded with the current method. The Times followed with publication of the final report. A new government report warns that regions across the USA are feeling the effects of rapid climate change, with some of the greatest impacts in Alaska and the Arctic.

Author: 0 View partial solar eclipse at Capitol Reef National Park

While we have not heard of this happening locally, there are reports of travelers in other states who booked hotels for the eclipse long in advance, before it was more publicized. The event is expected to bring millions of sky-watchers to the path of totality . When it does happen, the darkest part of the shadow - the umbra - is what causes a total eclipse.

Research Rally for Kaepernick planned
Author: 0 Rally for Kaepernick planned

The Chicago Bears have largely been able to stay out of the growing conversation surrounding former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , but the conversation will be brought to them before their season-opening game against the Atlanta Falcons.

Research South Bay Professor Finds 13 Million Year Old Ape Skull
Author: 0 South Bay Professor Finds 13 Million Year Old Ape Skull

Publication: Nengo, I., Tafforeau, P., Gilbert, C.C., Fleagle, J.G., Miller, E.R., Feibel, C., Fox, D., Feinberg, J., Pugh, K.D., Berruyer, C., Mana, S., Engle, Z.and Spoor, F. This technique revealed microscopic enamel layers that had formed daily from birth in developing adult teeth that yet to erupt. The skull is also so well-preserved that scientists were able to estimate that the creature died at about 16 months of age.