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Nab 'Tech Series' Xbox Controllers Ahead of Project Scorpio

Recon Tech Special Edition Xbox Wireless Controller is the first in the series. You may learn a bit more about the controllers by reading the excerpt below. Premium finishes like a laser etched texture on the front, gold accents and insignia are on the front of the controller. Also, the custom button mapping feature is available through the Xbox Accessories App.

Apple might pull a fast one and release new stuff tomorrow

Apart from this, the 9.7-inch iPad Pro along with the 12.9-inch iPad Pro are expected to be updated as well. MacRumors points out that the page specifies that the Apple Online Store "will be updated" which could mean that the site will either have backend upgrades or new products will be available.

Tottenham Hotspur ignore Harry Kane absence, beat Southampton FC 2-1

We hope it will be different [to the last time Kane was injured]. Van Dijk, McCarthy, Austin and Target. Forster; Cedric, Stephens, Yoshida, Bertrand; Romeu, Davis; Ward-Prowse, Tadic (Boufal, min. "You can see with James, I looked at the interview when he was young, it was the same spirit - I think James is the ideal son-in-law!" INCIDENTS: Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton , held at White Hart Lane .

Tesla raises $1.2 billion in slightly enlarged stock, debt deal

In addition to an increase in the common stock offering, Tesla also raised $850M from a convertible debt sale with an additional $127.5M available to the underwriters. Tesla Inc has raised a total of $1.2 billion in fresh capital by selling common shares and convertible notes, with the sum exceeding its target from earlier this week to raise $1 billion.

Here's why Honey Nut Cheerios pulled its mascot

The company has set a goal of sending out 100-million seeds in increments of 100 seeds per participant completely free to anyone in the nation who signs up. It's no secret that Cheerios is passionate about bees, with its claims to use real honey and its mascot being a Buzz the bee . With the exception of disease, which may occur naturally, the collapse of bee colonies is thus mainly attributable to our activity.

Things to Watch For at Donald Trump's Meeting With Angela Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has scrapped her Tuesday visit to the White House because of the snowstorm bearing down on Washington and the Eastern Seaboard. Topics of discussion were expected to include Russian Federation, trade, NATO, and refugees. Driven by Events: Merkel's Refugee Policy by political journalist Robin Alexander says Mrs.

South Korea Impeachment Protest Death Toll Rises to 3

Surveys before the latest ruling showed that 70 to 80 per cent of South Koreans wanted the court to approve Park's impeachment. Charges against the disgraced president also include neglect of duty in the government's rescue efforts during the 2014 Sewol ferry sinking which left more than 300 dead or missing.

Kony Ealy Reportedly Traded to Patriots in Deal Involving Multiple Draft Picks

Since being selected 60th overall in the 2014 draft, Ealy has racked up 14 sacks in three seasons. A key consideration in the deal is that Ealy enters the final year of his contract, so this could be a one-and-done situation. And even if Ealy is nothing more than the 4th pass rusher in the rotation, he only cost the Patriots 8 draft places in an extremely deep draft. Another oddly balanced move here, but given how edge rushers are getting overvalued in free agency right now, you have to ...

Alphabet Trots Out New Cloud Clients For Amazon, Microsoft To See

Google is also offering a new product called Cloud Dataprep - a serverless data preparation tool that helps to quickly ready data for immediate analysis or machine learning. Rackspace has announced a partnership with Google Cloud to become its first managed services support partner. In all likelihood, Google values Kaggle for its deep user base, rather than any proprietary technology, which is a bit of a departure from its usual penchant for cutting edge intellectual property.

BJP confident of winning UP polls with 2/3rd majority

Of the 403 Assembly berths in UP, India Today-Axis projected 251 to 279 seats to the BJP, 88-112 to SP-Congress and 28-42 seats to BSP. Two polls show the Congress winning, the other shows AAP ahead. If these numbers are correct, BJP is in for victory in the crucial state of Uttar Pradesh. The SP had conceded 105 seats to the Congress while keeping 298 for itself, after hectic negotiations.

Security, rebels clash near Mynamar-China border; 30 dead

This week, the Myanmar government said at least 30 people were killed in fighting triggered by a pre-dawn attack by an ethnic rebel group. He said that all sides needed to find a peaceful solution through dialogue and urged restraint to "prevent further escalation" and "to restore peace and stability to the border areas".

EU leaders reappoint Donald Tusk as European Council president

Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo earlier this week wrote a letter to MEPs underling the lack of Poland's support for Tusk. The leaders from 27 European Union member sates will meet again on Friday to prepare for the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, as British Prime Minister Theresa May , who is expected to trigger Article 50 to start Brexit talks later this month, will not attend.

RadioShack in trouble again, announces another big downsizing

RadioShack , based in Fort Worth, Texas, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Wednesday in Delaware. The company that set out to revive the fortunes of RadioShack , the venerable consumer-electronics chain, filed for bankruptcy after failing to keep up with changing consumer habits.

Final Fantasy VII Remake's Battle System Will Lean Towards Action

Final Fantasy VII Remake has been in development for quite some time and Square Enix has been revealing new details about the game from time to time. He noted that the battle will be really flashy in the remake and it includes environmental destruction and some other attacks that weren't seen before.

Bills would have interest in Denver QB Trevor Siemian

Siemian played in 14 games, winning eight while enduring two injuries that cost him time. Said they're moving forward with the 2 QBs but are open to anyone who can help them win. "But we aren't that far away". The Broncos offense finished No. 27 in the National Football League in total yards and No. 22 in points scored. "Yes, that's a possibility, I'm not going to say that's not a possibility".

Delay implementation of fiduciary rule

The Labor Department on Wednesday announced a proposal to push back the implementation of a controversial retirement savings rule by 60 days, giving officials more time to determine whether the rule should be revised or eliminated. He said it would be hard for the department to initiate modifications or rescind the rule "without the direction of a secretary". The Labor Department is now running without a leader.

FA Cup: Iheanacho completes rout as Man City whip Huddersfield

Bravo has been criticised since his £15.4m arrival from Barcelona in August, and the Chile keeper, 33, was replaced by Caballero for last week's Champions League win over Monaco . Agüero scored a second goal in the second half before substitute Kelechi Iheanacho closed out the scoring in stoppage time . "I have three months to give my best and as I always said in June, it will be seen".

Trump's Interior Department pick expected to win Senate confirmation

The man who lost to incumbent Steve Bullock in November's gubernatorial election is now running for the Republican nomination to replace Ryan Zinke in Congress. The congressman will reportedly resign his House seat before his official swearing in as the next Secretary of the Interior. In January, six Democrats joined 16 Republicans to pass Zinke's nomination out of the Senate energy panel.

Huawei P10, P10 Plus Android smartphones unveiled

Also , it's worth mentioning that the Watch 2 comes equipped with NFC module making it ready for the Android Pay. Huawei's P-series smartphones have always been ahead of the curve, in terms of looks and design. Fortunately, both are expandable with MicroSD card storage . The slim designs mean no rear camera bump, and the metal backs and smooth edges mean a comfortable feel.

Strava Fitness Tracking App Launched on Apple Watch

The curvature of the Apple Watch makes it hard to manufacture touch sensors, wherein the TPK Holding even made losses past year due to the low yield. Digitimes detailed that Apple is wanting to use another glass-film touch display solution for the up and coming Watch Series 3, rather than the glass on glass series, which has been used up until this point.

Share a whopping 10 photos and videos in one Instagram post

You can now post up to 10 photos or videos at once on Instagram , the Facebook-owned app announced on Wednesday. A single post on Instagram just isn't enough at times. Maybe Instagram's next move will be to allow users to post quotes, audio without video, and insert links too. As Instagram details in its official blog post: "You no longer have to choose the single best photo or video from an experience you want to remember".

Verizon plans pilot of 5G service in 11 markets by mid

Verizon will begin pilot testing 5G "pre-commercial services" in cities, including Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Miami, Seattle and Washington, D.C. The carrier first laid out its goals for 5G deployment at last year's Mobile World Congress, but now Verizon has given specific markets and a time frame for the roll out.

North Victoria to acquire 3 solar farms totalling 320 MW

Earlier, the electric utility had announced to build four new universal power plants in the year, but has doubled the number. Located in the north of Victoria, in the southeast of Australia, Island Green Power (IGP) and Overland Sun Farming (Overland) will construct three separate large-scale solar projects near the towns of Wemen, Yatpool, and Iraak.

This is how the Samsung Galaxy S8 will stay button

Samsung looks set to put its discontinued Galaxy Note 7 back on sale, after reports in South Korea suggested the company was readying refurbished models of the controversial handset. However, the company is planning to relaunch the smartphones only in emerging markets like India & Vietnam . This, of course, means decreased battery life but hopefully a safer phone.

India set to launch record 104 satellites with single rocket

It is using the same rocket this time - the XL version of the popular Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV), to push the boundaries of efficiency and effectiveness in space launches. At present, ISRO is a global favorite as it can successfully launch satellites at a much lower cost than what is offered by other countries. The nano-satellites belonging to worldwide customers are being launched as part of the arrangement by Antrix Corporation Ltd (ANTRIX), the commercial arm of ISRO.

Adele and Beyonce to collaborate for a song on women empowerment

While accepting her award for Album of the Year at the star-studded ceremony on Monday, Adele gave an acceptance speech that didn't go unnoticed as she praised Beyoncé so highly that the Lemonade singer couldn't help but get emotional.

India launches 104 satellites, a world record

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated ISRO for the successful launch of 104 satellites , calling it a "remarkable feat". "Space technology race is not mainly about the number of satellites at one go". The two Indian nano satellites INS-1A and INS-1B were developed as co-passenger satellites to accompany bigger satellites on PSLV. India had earlier made a national record in June 2016 after it had successfully rocketed 2o satellites at one go, including 13 from the United States of ...

Pokemon GO to add Johto region Pokemon later this week

The update will also add the Nanab Berry and Pinap Berry. The biggest ever update to Pokemon Go will arrive this week as 80 new creatures will appear in the augmented reality world. Pokemon will react in new and exciting ways during encounters. Hone your skills and catch those elusive Pokemon! The new Pokemon could be coming in the nick of time as players have shown increased frustration with the monotony in the game since its initial release in July 2016.

Brain scans show potential to diagnose autism in infancy

The study also assessed behavior and intellectual ability at each visit, using criteria developed by Estes and her team. Now, new research shows such a diagnosis could be predicted as early as one year old - based on scans of infants' brains.

A team of astronomers open dataset of nearby stars to the public

This dimming is caused by an exoplanet blocking some of the star's light when it passes in front, and the change in brightness can tell us a lot about the size of the planet and how fast it orbits. The planet leaves an impact on the star, though it is affected by stars gravity. In an astonishing find, astronomers from the US have uncovered over 100 new exoplanets that have potential to harbour life located almost 8.1 light years away from the Earth.