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Research Meet Kumail Nanjiani's Character in Middle-Earth: Shadow of War
Author: 0 Meet Kumail Nanjiani's Character in Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

The game hosts many new updates and story elements, but focuses on a bigger approach to the nemesis system introduced in Shadow of Mordor . Kumail Nanjiani , probably most famous for his role as Dinesh Chugtai in the comedy series Silicon Valley , will be playing a pretty weird orc in Warner Bros.' upcoming Middle-earth: Shadow of War .

Author: 0 Cwm LLC Sells 5376 Shares of Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI)

Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is -20.34%. Finally, Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Johnson Controls International PLC during the first quarter valued at approximately $1,152,000. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, June 26th. Zacks Investment Research raised Johnson Controls International PLC from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 11th.

Research Final Fantasy XV's The Regalia coming to Forza Horizon 3
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV's The Regalia coming to Forza Horizon 3

The transportation method of choice for Final Fantasy XV's royal main character Prince Noctis Lucis Caelum and his friends Ignis, Gladiolus, and Prompto, the Regalia is unofficially the fifth member of Noctis' party. In order to celebrate this announcement, Turn 10 released three screenshots showcasing the Regalia in Forza Horizon 3 . In Forza Horizon 3 , the car's size (nearly 21 feet long and seven feet wide) makes it a cruiser's delight.

Research Echoes an Elusive Age, Heading West — Dragon Quest XI
Author: 0 Echoes an Elusive Age, Heading West — Dragon Quest XI

The director of the Dragon Quest series, Yuji Hori, confirmed the news in a new video today, where he thanked fans of the series and talked about the new entry. Are you happy to finally get news of Dragon Quest XI coming to the west? Dragon Quest XI is the first game in the series to feature two different art styles and launch simulateously on two different paltforms.

Research Soyuz MS-05 Manned Spacecraft to Be Launched From Baikonur on Friday
Author: 0 Soyuz MS-05 Manned Spacecraft to Be Launched From Baikonur on Friday

The liftoff of astronauts Randy Bresnik from NASA, Sergey Ryazanskiy of Roscosmos and Paolo Nespoli from ESA ( European Space Agency ) is scheduled for 3.41 p.m. All six of the Expedition 52 members will work together to continue the research conducted on the station. The newcomers will join the three astronauts already living on board the ISS, bringing the total number of crew to six.

Research August Xbox Game Pass Titles Announced
Author: 0 August Xbox Game Pass Titles Announced

The game won a range of rewards when it was first released and was highly regarded by players. Xbox Live Gold members will receive four new free games - two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360 - as part of the Games with Gold program for the month of August .

Research WhatsApp Gets Launcher App Shortcuts in Latest Android Beta
Author: 0 WhatsApp Gets Launcher App Shortcuts in Latest Android Beta

This says that around 76% of the monthly users get into the app every day. WhatsApp App Shortcuts was first spotted by Android Police , and the site put out screenshots of the new features. WhatsApp , however, has not officially confirmed the new feature. As for now, you will see shortcuts such as New chat, Starred messages and Camera, which are not so useful at the moment, but probably because the app is still in beta.

Research Rolls-Royce Phantom 2018 - Luxury Redefined
Author: 0 Rolls-Royce Phantom 2018 - Luxury Redefined

The vehicle also features the Starlight Headliner (the longest one yet) which makes you feel at one with the cosmos as the roof lights up like a starry sky. Despite being lighter than before more than 130kg of sound insulation has been added, plus a double skin alloy floor and bulkhead, and new tyres called "Silent Seal" - they feature a foam layer that are claimed to reduce tyre noise by 9db.

Research Monster Hunter World Weapon Details
Author: 0 Monster Hunter World Weapon Details

Sometimes you'll even have to choose the right weapon for the right monster, so be sure to remember the pros and cons of each weapon. Also appearing in videos are the Heavy Weapons and Technical Weapons. So if you'd rather stay still, or if you are just awful at anticipating attacks before they come, such a heavy sword and shield combination might be the right choice.

Research Brewers deal for White Sox veteran reliever Swarzak
Author: 0 Brewers deal for White Sox veteran reliever Swarzak

The White Sox defeated the Cubs 3-1. The Brewers sent minor league outfielder Ryan Cordell , rated their 17th-best prospect in the newly updated MLBPipeline.com rankings, to the White Sox. Cordell, who has played all three outfield positions and third base, appeared in 68 games for Triple-A Colorado Springs this season, hitting a respectable.284/.349/.506 with 10 homers, 45 RBI and nine steals in 261 at-bats.

Research Jeff Bezos briefly dethrones Bill Gates as world's richest person
Author: 0 Jeff Bezos briefly dethrones Bill Gates as world's richest person

Earlier, anticipation of good results for the online retail giant saw share prices rise and briefly push Mr Bezos' wealth to 91 billion U.S. dollars (£69.6 billion) - ahead of Microsoft founder Bill Gates on the Bloomberg rich list. There is a new name at the top of the world wealth league - Jeff Bezos. If Amazon's share price remains steady following today's earnings call, Bezos will remain on top, at least for another day.

Research Partial solar eclipse visible across Alaska
Author: 0 Partial solar eclipse visible across Alaska

A solar eclipse happens when the moon blocks any part of the sun. After this year's event, the next solar eclipse in North America will be in 2024, when the total eclipse starts in Mexico and travels northeast through Texas, southern IL and Canada.

Research Michael Caine's Voice Can Be Heard in 'Dunkirk'
Author: 0 Michael Caine's Voice Can Be Heard in 'Dunkirk'

Sources have revealed that the director had also cast Michael Caine in the recently released " Dunkirk ". The director said he's surprised more people haven't spotted Caine's cameo, noting "he has really one of the most distinctive voices in cinema".

Research The unlocked Moto Z2 Play is now available for preorder for $499
Author: 0 The unlocked Moto Z2 Play is now available for preorder for $499

With the original Z Force, the front panel was reinforced by a second pane of Motorola's own protective material that could, potentially, be removed by hand. The back has two 12MP sensors, where one is a monochrome and the other is a color sensor alongside a dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and support for 4K video recording.

Research Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano
Author: 0 Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano

The only remaining iPod model - the iPod touch - is also sporting some updated prices. They were the last two iPods that didn't run iOS, the same software that runs on the iPhone. Analysts surveyed by FactSet estimate that Apple has sold about 1 million iPods per quarter in 2017, compared to 40 million to 50 million iPhone sales during the same periods.

Research New TSA Rule to Require Separate Screening of Electronics
Author: 0 New TSA Rule to Require Separate Screening of Electronics

TSA officials said the goal is to give officers clearer X-ray images. It's going to start implementing a new screening procedure for electronics in carry-on luggage. Travelers are encouraged to keep their carry-on bags unorganized and uncluttered to make the screening process quicker. That pilot program was successful and the agency said it plans to expand the rules nationwide "during the weeks and months ahead".

Research Gionee A1 Plus launched in India for Rs 26999
Author: 0 Gionee A1 Plus launched in India for Rs 26999

On the front, there is a 20-megapixel front-facing shooter with an f/2.0 aperture and soft LED flash for capturing bright selfies and making video calls even in low lit conditions. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS with Gionee's Amigo 4.0 layer on top. On the rear, it bears a dual camera setup, with a 13-megapixel autofocus 1/3.06-inch sensor bearing an f/2.0 aperture, a 5-megapixel fixed focus sensor bearing an f/2.2 aperture, and a flash module that integrates and IR remote control sensor.

Research Blizzard promises Overwatch League players at least $50000 per year
Author: 0 Blizzard promises Overwatch League players at least $50000 per year

This is great news for Overwatch players who want the game to stay fun, friendly, and competitive. In the post , Blizzard urges Overwatch players to make use of the game's reporting system, calling attention to players engage in abusive chat or harassment, spam, match inactivity and griefing .

Research Walmart SNES Classic preorders will all be cancelled
Author: 0 Walmart SNES Classic preorders will all be cancelled

Update: It appears that more-and seemingly all-SNES Classic Edition pre-orders have been canceled , including those that were made shortly after it first went live. On the other hand, those who paid via PayPal or a gift card will soon receive a refund. The chat also revealed that the SNES Classic Edition was not supposed to be displayed on Walmart's website at that time.

Research Senate may pass NFIA Bill today
Author: 0 Senate may pass NFIA Bill today

The NPC bill was passed in the House of Representatives in June 2016, while the Senate passed its version in November 2016. The bill was just passed for first reading last week. On Wednesday, July 19, the Senate resolved to pass a law to establish a substantive and autonomous Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU), following the suspension of Nigeria from the EGMONT Group.

Research OnePlus explains why OnePlus 5 emergency 911 call bug happened
Author: 0 OnePlus explains why OnePlus 5 emergency 911 call bug happened

A few of them were able to replicate the issue and even capture it on video. OnePlus and Qualcomm are confident now, though, that this bug has been fixed via the OTA update that rolled out on July 21. OnePlus worked with Qualcomm to resolve the issue globally. In case you were wondering, Wikipedia says that the OTDOA protocol is "a multilateration method in which the User Equipment (UE) measures the time difference between some specific signals from several enodeBs and reports these time ...

Research Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 render video shows possible design
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 render video shows possible design

The Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 have both gotten leaked in the form of a series of renders and a video depicting the front and back design of the handsets. These phones will have 4GB/6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB storage. The head of hardware at Google confirmed earlier this yearthat the firm is developing a second-generation Pixel for the "premium smartphone market".

Research Apple Watch 3 Might Just Land Alongside iPhone 8
Author: 0 Apple Watch 3 Might Just Land Alongside iPhone 8

And now, according to the latest report from Chinese website Economic Daily News (via DigiTimes ), Apple is yet again roping Quanta Computer for the next iteration of the watch, dubbed Apple Watch Series 3. Back in May, Apple acquired acquired Beddit, a Finnish company specialising in sleep-tracking devices and apps for iOS devices. Apparently, the design language of the next-generation model won't change.

Research Google's Trusted Contacts app arrives on iOS
Author: 0 Google's Trusted Contacts app arrives on iOS

Finally, nine new languages have been added to Trusted Contacts , including Greek, Persian and Urdu, bringing the total up to 25. Tech company Google has rolled out its Trusted Contacts app for iOS users world over. Google says the new version of Trusted Contacts can now be set to delay up to an hour before automatically sharing a user's location with someone else, or it can be set to do so immediately.

Research Elon Musk Show Off Boring Company Car Elevator
Author: 0 Elon Musk Show Off Boring Company Car Elevator

Musk and a number of other backers, pledged $1bn to the non-profit research company OpenAI whose mission is to ensure that artificial general intelligence was built safely. Zuckerberg is no stranger to AI. The serial entrepreneurs latest venture, The Boring Company, is digging a tunnel in the SpaceX parking lot with the eventual goal of extending it to Los Angeles International Airport.

Author: 0 Android Flagship Phone Expected to Launch on August 16

The most affordable Nokia smartphone is expected to come with Nokia 3-like design, and now its specifications and features have been spotted on benchmarking site Geekbench. Going on sale in August, the Nokia 6 & Nokia 5 will be available exclusively in Ireland with Three and the Nokia 3 will be available from Three, Vodafone, Eir & Carphone Warehouse.

Research Apple ordered to pay $506 million to university for processor patent infringement
Author: 0 Apple ordered to pay $506 million to university for processor patent infringement

That strategy worked well in the trial against Samsung , but it's now Apple's turn to taste the bitter medicine called USA patent system. The controversy began in 2014 when the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) sued Apple. Conley said he would only announce a ruling in that case after Apple has had an opportunity to appeal the 2015 jury verdict. The patent that has led to this hefty fine revolves around a "predictor circuit" that helps improve processor performance.

Research English FA contact Chelsea about Kenedy's social media posts
Author: 0 English FA contact Chelsea about Kenedy's social media posts

Kenedy was sent to Watford on loan last season, where he played just one Premier League game, in part due to a knee injury. Fans in China accused Kenedy of xenophobia and racism, leading to an apology from the player after Chelsea's 3-0 win over London rivals Arsenal in a pre-season friendly in Beijing on Saturday.

Research Q2 2017: Xiaomi regains market share, Apple continues to lose ground
Author: 0 Q2 2017: Xiaomi regains market share, Apple continues to lose ground

A research study has found out that domestic companies like Huawei, Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi dominate Chinese smartphone market that contributes to nearly 30 percent of the global smartphone volumes. The top four Chinese brands-Huawei, Oppo, Vivo, and Xiaomi-have eaten away close to 69% of the market. A positive brand image among consumers and active sales channels have enabled first class brands including Huawei, Oppo and Vivo to continually lead sales in China, said Zhao Ziming, an analyst ...

Research Facebook introduces 4K VR support for Live 360, and more
Author: 0 Facebook introduces 4K VR support for Live 360, and more

This list doesn't seem to be exhaustive in terms of cameras that will support Live 360 , just the ones Facebook likes best. In previous versions of the YouTube app on SHIELD, there were buttons which allowed you to skip forward and backward in a video.

Research Kaspersky introduces free antivirus for Windows devices
Author: 0 Kaspersky introduces free antivirus for Windows devices "Kaspersky Free"

The company had been testing the antivirus software with some versions of Windows the company has finally released the Free antivirus " Kaspersky Free ". "Last year the product successfully piloted in the Russia-Ukraine-Belarus region, in China, and also in the Nordic countries", the company said. The "first APAC wave" - including Australia and New Zealand - the US, Canada, the Caribbean, and Kazakhstan are due for rollout this week; Africa, the Middle East, and Turkey can access the ...

Research Declining sperm counts could lead to human extinction
Author: 0 Declining sperm counts could lead to human extinction

Levine and seven other researchers from Israel, the U.S., Denmark, Spain and Brazil performed a comprehensive review of more than 7,500 studies on human sperm count, eliminating those that didn't meet stringent criteria to ensure data consistency.

Research NASA seeks to build a quieter supersonic plane for passenger flight
Author: 0 NASA seeks to build a quieter supersonic plane for passenger flight

Florida's famed Space Coast may be rattled by 33 sonic booms during a two-week NASA investigation in August into the effects of turbulence when aircraft break the sound barrier. There's $390 million up for grabs to make and test a demo. Its design will depart from the Concorde , which was able to travel between NY and London in less than three and a half hours.

Author: 0 The Hype Behind Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (SIX), Brunswick Corporation

The stock of Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) earned "Buy" rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, July 18. The stock was sold at an average price of $65.04, for a total transaction of $5,137,639.68. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Thursday, May 25. The stock of Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, June 20 by Wedbush.

Research Destiny 2 patrol zones look like a fun place to hang out
Author: 0 Destiny 2 patrol zones look like a fun place to hang out

Bungie says a lot of what was learned from Court of Oryx and other PvE-focused, repeatable events has been used here to make Public Events more exciting. World Quests unlock once players finish the main campaign, allowing for replayability. Upon discovering the entrance, they can delve into unknown depths, encounter boss fights, and be rewarded with a loot chest.

Research Roomba Maker Preparing to Sell Maps of Your Home to Advertisers
Author: 0 Roomba Maker Preparing to Sell Maps of Your Home to Advertisers

The Roomba robotic vacuum has been whizzing across floors for years, but its future may lie more in collecting data than dirt. If user data is so valuable to tech companies, individuals ought to have the right to either share in the profits companies gain from selling it, or to pay for their data to be kept private at a cost that reflects the wholesale value of their private data.

Research How major USA stock market indexes fared on Monday
Author: 0 How major USA stock market indexes fared on Monday

The Standard & Poor's 500 lost 2.63 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,469.91 after nine of the 11 sectors that make up the index logged losses. Apple gained 1.2 percent. Health information site WebMD soared 20 percent Monday after agreeing to be acquired by the investment firm KKR. Oanda analyst Craig Erlam said: "The Federal Reserve will begin its two day meeting later on today, with the announcement and statement following it tomorrow evening".

Research Local bill a big part of special session
Author: 0 Local bill a big part of special session

The bathroom bills, referred to as privacy legislation on Abbott's special session agenda, have the support of 44 percent of Texas voters, according to a recent Texas Tribune poll. The bathroom bill would require everyone to use public bathrooms corresponding to the gender on their birth certificate. "My daughter is not a threat to your daughters in the restroom".

Research Toyota's Fast-Charging Car By 2022
Author: 0 Toyota's Fast-Charging Car By 2022

Which is bang on Toyota's target for EVs we reported on in 2011. The Chunichi Shimbun daily newspaper reports that Toyota's future EV will use advanced solid-state batteries and be capable of being recharged in just a matter of minutes.

Research The Sims 4 is Coming to Xbox One Really Soon
Author: 0 The Sims 4 is Coming to Xbox One Really Soon

There is also a Deluxe Party Edition that will offer gamers early access along with extra content. Some of these items include the Tiki bar with a flaming design element, animal hats for Sims, as well as several outfits ideal for special celebrations.

Research Xbox Games with Gold August 2017: Bayonetta & more
Author: 0 Xbox Games with Gold August 2017: Bayonetta & more

I'm not sure about you but Bayonetta is definitely the one I'll be waiting for. Trials Fusion will be available for free from Aug 16 to Sept 15. For more detail on the games and the Xbox 360 titles, visit the Xbox website. You can see the date information above. If you're an Xbox Live Gold member , you should definitely be checking these out every month, as it offers four free games (two Xbox One and two backward compatible Xbox 360), as long as you claim them within the ...

Research Facebook reportedly working on touchscreen smart speaker
Author: 0 Facebook reportedly working on touchscreen smart speaker

It said the device has already begun small volume of pilot production at Pegatron's plants in China. Citing unnamed sources from the upstream supply chain, Digitimes reported that the product will be manufactured by Pegatron Technology for release in the first quarter of 2018.

Research RPG 'Lost Sphear' to release this January from Square Enix
Author: 0 RPG 'Lost Sphear' to release this January from Square Enix

With Lost Sphear , Tokyo RPG Factory made a decision to build upon what fans loved about I Am Setsuna , "blending nostalgia... with the latest technology" to bring in new players that might know the older game. The Vulcosuit is mechanized armor gifted to the people from the ancients within the world of Lost Sphear . This armour serves a dual objective as enhanced in-battle weaponry and tools players can use in certain map environments.

Research Google adds SOS alerts and disaster info to search results and Maps
Author: 0 Google adds SOS alerts and disaster info to search results and Maps

Google said those located close to a crisis area may also receive notifications on their smartphone that directs them to information on the situation. The SOS alert feature on the Maps app will be useful for drivers, since it displays real-time updates, like road closures and traffic and transit updates.

Research Swiss National Bank Has $1071000 Position in Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB)
Author: 0 Swiss National Bank Has $1071000 Position in Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB)

The stock increased 0.50% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $66.01. It is down 0.00% since July 24, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 0.56% the S&P500. Vetr upgraded shares of Hibbett Sports from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $32.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Monday, April 17th.

Research British Government Announces Decision on Drone Usage
Author: 0 British Government Announces Decision on Drone Usage

At present, the date of implementation remains undetermined. Drones will have to be registered and users will have to sit safety awareness tests under new rules to better regulate their growing use , the United Kingdom government has announced.

Research New statewide poll shows tie for Northam and Gillespie
Author: 0 New statewide poll shows tie for Northam and Gillespie

Currently Gillespie has 91 percent Republican support while Northam has 88 percent Democratic support. It also finds that support for and opposition to President Trump has the potential to impact the fall election. With regards to the country as a whole, 31 percent of voters in Virginia say the county is heading in the right direction and 62 percent say it isn't.

Research Merck, Samsung Selling Low-Cost Arthritis Medicine
Author: 0 Merck, Samsung Selling Low-Cost Arthritis Medicine

The biosimilar infliximab-abda (Renflexis) is now being commercialized in the United States following its April 2017 FDA approval. The U.S. and Korean drug makers said they would sell their version, to be called Renflexis, at 35% discount to the list price of J&J's top-selling medicine, or about $735 for a 100-milligram dose.