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Technology Ubisoft Changes Its Logo
Author: 0 Ubisoft Changes Its Logo

A similar design, but now presented in monochrome, the logo will "take on the colors and textures of our worlds" according to an Ubisoft blog post . That purple swirl is no more. This marked the company's shift from distributor to creator, and highlighted the fact that Ubisoft was creating mainly family-oriented content. As you can see below, the new logo is simple and understated while maintaining the same feel as the old one.

Author: 0 Trump abandoning global climate pact? Decision 'very soon'

Speculation mounted Wednesday that President Donald Trump would pull the U.S. out of the Paris climate change deal. Trump's top aides have been divided on the accord. Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said Trump's likely decision to withdraw from the Paris climate deal poses a grave threat to the planet's future. "Climate change is undeniable", Guterres said.

Author: 0 Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris climate pact

Holthuas then pointed to an article that appeared to show other nations agreeing that they will have to be stronger in light of the United States-one of the biggest emitters of greenhouse gasses-and said Trump is on the "wrong side of history" when it comes to climate change .

Technology Nest wants your home security camera to recognize you
Author: 0 Nest wants your home security camera to recognize you

It offers a 130-degree field of view and it will record video up to 1080p at 30fps. The camera has a new and improved speaker on board that is, at least according to the company, seven times more powerful than the one found on the standard Nest Cam.

Author: 0 Pakistan violates ceasefire in two sectors in Jammu and Kashmir

He was being treated at an army hospital in Mendhar. "A Head Constable from Border Security Force was also injured in the attack", Defence ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta told IANS . Tantray said police had received unconfirmed reports about the death of an Indian soldier in Mankote. On May 17, Pakistan Army had fired on forward posts along the LoC in Balakote sector in Rajouri district.

Author: 0 Flynn and Trump lawyer subpoenaed over Russian Federation investigation

However, those three Obama administration officials did not personally receive subpoenas, the sources told the Journal. Unmasking refers to an internal process within the classified world by which names the names of Americans that are collected while another target is being spied upon are uncovered at the request of intelligence agencies.

Technology Ariana Grande announces benefit concert in honour of the victims
Author: 0 Ariana Grande announces benefit concert in honour of the victims

Authorities are chasing possible links between the bomber, Salman Abedi , and militants in Manchester , elsewhere in Europe, and in North Africa and the Middle East. The Times story was published after Rudd rebuked the US for naming of suspected suicide bomber hours before United Kingdom authorities were ready to share it.

Author: 0 SoundCloud's first game console app arrives on Xbox One

But, it's an encouraging development for game enthusiasts for the reason that it shows the development of the Xbox Project Scorpio is going well , Express reported. As we near the official reveal of Project Scorpio at E3 2017, much of the talk surrounding Microsoft's next console is starting to focus on its unknown price.

Author: 0 Americans among hundreds injured in Kabul attack that killed about 80

No group has claimed responsibility for the bombing that hit in a highly secure diplomatic area of the Afghan capital where the Indian embassy is located. "Our embassy is in lockdown", Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade secretary Frances Adamson said following the attack. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the "despicable" attack killed an Afghan guard from the German embassy, and added that some employees had been injured, though he did not give further details.

Technology Gunman reported at Orlando International Airport
Author: 0 Gunman reported at Orlando International Airport

According to an arrest affidavit, at 7:22 p.m. the Orlando Police Department was notified about a disturbance in the level 1/A side of the terminal, near the rental auto area of the airport . The suspect's friend called authorities and told them the suspect was at the airport and said he wanted to die, a law enforcement source told the Orlando Sentinel .

Author: 0 Franken offers possible explanation for what 'covfefe' means

Republished with permission of The Associated Press. "The notion of world leaders calling each other up via cellphone may seem unremarkable in the modern, mobile world". President Donald Trump says celebrity Kathy Griffin "should be ashamed of herself" for appearing in a video holding what looked like Trump's bloody, severed head.

Technology Google Updates Gmail with Safe Browsing To Warn Against Phishy Emails
Author: 0 Google Updates Gmail with Safe Browsing To Warn Against Phishy Emails

In an attempt to further improve its phishing detection analysis, Google will be adding new click-time warnings that will notify users when they are about to click on a malicious link that could direct them to a malware site. The new malware defenses in Gmail work by correlating spam signals with attachment and sender heuristics. If let's say Gmail's security systems would go down for a day, you can only imagine the amount of spam a user's inbox would receive.

Technology CNN fires Kathy Griffin over offensive Trump photo
Author: 0 CNN fires Kathy Griffin over offensive Trump photo

Trump tweeted Wednesday morning: "My children, especially my 11-year-old son, Barron, are having a hard time with this". But it was too little, too late as Griffin found herself on the receiving end of an avalanche of condemnation, including from both Trump and his wife Melania.

Technology Kyrgios wins first-round match, loses argument with umpire
Author: 0 Kyrgios wins first-round match, loses argument with umpire

Kyrgios next plays big-serving South African Kevin Anderson - who beat Tunisia's Malek Jaziri in straight sets - for a place in the last 32 for the third straight year. "I have obviously been struggling physically and obviously not having matches on the clay and not feeling that confident and I saw the draw and I thought it was going to be very tough".

Author: 0 United States successfully tests ICBM defense system

The Army fired an intercontinental ballistic missile from the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, some 4,705 miles away from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California, where the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency launched a rocket - officially known as a "mid-course defense system" - from an underground silo.

Author: 0 Trump to pull out of climate deal

Trump has referred global warming as a hoax, however, pulling out not only would affect the economy and cities living close to the cost, it would isolate the nation from 6 world leaders that have already reaffirmed their commitment to the accord.

Author: 0 Flynn agrees to provide documents to Senate panel

Cohen, has received and rejected a request for documents as part of Congress's ongoing investigation into Russia's election meddling and contacts with the Trump campaign. The House and Senate intelligence committees, as well as the FBI, are conducting an investigation into Russian activities during the 2016 election campaign, including whether members of Trump's campaign team colluded with Russian officials.

Author: 0 At least 90 killed after bomb rips through central Kabul

Germany's foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel said that along with the Afghan guard who was killed , a German diplomat was lightly wounded while an Afghan employee sustained severe injuries. The latest attack highlights the deteriorating security situation across Afghanistan. Germany started deporting Afghanis in December as it started tackling the high number of migrants by removing those who do not qualify as refugees.

Author: 0 Blast in Afghanistan kills 50

A security message from the U.S. Embassy in Kabul said the explosion happened near the German Embassy, which is also near the British, Canadian, Iranian , Turkish and Chinese embassies. Afghan Government authorities are responding to the attack. Early estimates put the fatality count at 80 , with dozens more wounded . A massive blast has hit Kabul's embassy district.

Technology Trump plans to pull out of Paris Agreement
Author: 0 Trump plans to pull out of Paris Agreement

During Trump's overseas trip last week, European leaders pressed him to keep the U.S.in the landmark agreement . The landmark accord, onto which almost every country had signed, aims to lower emissions and take other measures to collectively combat global warming.

Author: 0 Trump meets with EPA chief on Paris climate pact

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex) also called on Trump to keep his campaign promise and withdraw from the agreement . UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has warned United States that quitting the Paris climate agreement could threaten the country's economic, security and societal status.

Author: 0 GOP health bill a far cry from Trump promises

Obviously, the comparison falters when you consider that you have infinitely more control through personal choice over where you buy a home or how you drive your auto than you do over the state of your health. "What I think is a shame is now when we have a special counsel, it's going to slow down and inhibit the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation", Johnson said.

Author: 0 Brooks Macdonald Group plc (BRK) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital

As per Monday, October 3, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating by Berenberg given on Tuesday, July 28. Barclays Capital maintained IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG) rating on Tuesday, December 1. RTN's profit will be $515.76M for 23.00 P/E if the $1.77 EPS becomes a reality. Blackrock Fund Advisors holds 0% in Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) or 28,103 shares.

Author: 0 Del Potro sails through on French Open return after injury scare

Dolgopolov is 2-1 in head-to-head matches with Wawrinka. Second-seeded Djokovic barely put a foot wrong in a 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 win over Joao Sousa, while Muguruza had to dig deep to avoid becoming the first reigning champion at Roland Garros to lose in the second round since 2014, when she upset Serena Williams.

Author: 0 Price of Amazon shares hits $1000 for the first time

Insider Trades for Amazon .com, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 22 May 2017 where Wilke (Jeffrey A ), the Officer completed a transaction type "Sell" in which 400 shares were traded at a price of $972.56. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was first published by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. (NASDAQ: AMZN ). Contour Asset Management Ltd Llc invested 4.37% of its portfolio in Amazon .com, Inc.

Technology Xerox Corp (XRX) Insider Yehia Abouelmaaty Omar Sells 29375 Shares
Author: 0 Xerox Corp (XRX) Insider Yehia Abouelmaaty Omar Sells 29375 Shares

United Services Automobile Association raised its stake in Xerox Corp by 7.6% in the third quarter. Brandywine Investment Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 741 shares in its portfolio. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 19.18% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -4.70% along with sales growth of 65.20% in the last five years.

Author: 0 Intel's new CPU has a insane 18 cores

But barely eight months after the Kaby Lake unveiling, Intel is pushing the chip envelope once again with the introduction of the Core X line of processors , showing us that Moore's Law is indeed far from dead. Occupying the very top spot in Intel's consumer portfolio, this beast of a chip tops out at 18 cores and 32 threads , with Teraflop performance and a $2,000 pricetag.

Author: 0 Rush-hour bombing near embassies kills 80, wounds hundreds in Kabul

The explosion shattered windows and blew doors off their hinges in houses hundreds of meters (yards) away. It is unclear whether German embassy staff in Kabul were injured or killed, a security source said. Violence around Afghanistan has been rising throughout the year, as the Taliban push to defeat the US-backed government. Wall Street Journal reporter Jessica Donati said a vehicle packed with explosives detonated close to the green zone entrance.

Technology Kabul blast hurts German embassy staff, kills guard
Author: 0 Kabul blast hurts German embassy staff, kills guard

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing, which came as Muslims around the world mark the holy month of Ramadan. The U.S. Embassy and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Kabul , located about a kilometer away from the site of the explosion, both condemned the attack .

Technology Škoda improves comfort and safety of Superb with new equipment
Author: 0 Škoda improves comfort and safety of Superb with new equipment

Starting May 2017, the brand will roll out the upgraded models which come with automatic emergency call as additional security and a few comfort-oriented features. Both now feature a glass display. Apart from this, the Skoda Superb will also have new driver assistance systems such as park distance control and manoeuvre assist.

Technology Google's Android Pay launches in Canada with most major banks as partners
Author: 0 Google's Android Pay launches in Canada with most major banks as partners

It's a fast, reliable, and most importantly secure method of payment. Android Pay launched in Canada on Wednesday, with support for a number of major banks at launch, and additional banks to be added soon. And if your phone is ever lost or stolen, you can simply use Find My Device to instantly lock your device from anywhere, secure it with a new password, or even wipe it clean of your personal information.

Author: 0 Spicer on Kushner Back-Channel: "Not Substantiated by Anything but Anonymous Sources"

U.S. Senator John McCain, a key foreign affairs figure in Congress, said he views Russian Federation and its president, Vladimir Putin , as the "greatest challenge we have", even more so than that posed by Islamic State terrorists. The White House was reacting Tuesday over allegations that President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , tried to establish backchannel communications with Russian Federation.

Technology Trump keeps world guessing on Paris climate deal pullout
Author: 0 Trump keeps world guessing on Paris climate deal pullout

Details on how the USA will be withdrawing are still being worked out by a team including EPA administrator Scott Pruitt , CBS News reported . On Wednesday, Fox News also cited unidentified sources confirming that Trump was set to pull out of the climate deal.

Technology Massive blast near Indian embassy in Kabul
Author: 0 Massive blast near Indian embassy in Kabul

A huge explosion hit near foreign embassies in Kabul on Wednesday morning, leaving at least 67 people injured, Afghan officials said . Germany , Japan and Pakistan said some of their embassy employees and staff were hurt in the explosion.

Technology Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.23/litre, diesel by 89 paise
Author: 0 Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.23/litre, diesel by 89 paise

Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs66.91 per litre from Thursday as against Rs65.32 a litre now. The government has reduced prices of petroleum products for the month of June, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced on Wednesday. "The current level of global product prices of petrol and diesel and INR-US$ exchange rate warrant decrease in selling price of petrol and diesel, the impact of which is being passed on to the consumers with this price revision", IOC said in a statement.

Technology Rumor: Is This The Full Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite Roster?
Author: 0 Rumor: Is This The Full Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite Roster?

If the rumor is accurate, then Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite will feature 28 on its base roster at launch, with six characters joining the game as DLC later on (ultimately 34 characters will be available, 28 at launch and six DLC). The same individual who confirmed the game's existence before it was officially confirmed by Capcom has reportedly shared the roster information on NeoGAF .

Technology If you get this message on WhatsApp delete it immediately
Author: 0 If you get this message on WhatsApp delete it immediately

Many users across the world have reported receiving fake text messages warning them that their subscription has run out. A text message is appearing on phones, telling people that their subscription to WhatsApp has expired. "Lifetime subscriptions were available for users that activated their phone number in WhatsApp for iPhone prior to July 2013, when WhatsApp was a paid download".

Technology German Court Denies Mother Access to Dead Daughter's FB Data
Author: 0 German Court Denies Mother Access to Dead Daughter's FB Data

She believed logging on to her daughter's Facebook account would help her to determine if the incident was an accident or if she took her own life. The refugee had sought to get the online group to search out and delete defamatory posts, but the court ruled that it was unclear whether Facebook was able to conduct such searches without surmounting major technical hurdles.

Technology President Trump considering overhauling White House staff
Author: 0 President Trump considering overhauling White House staff

Shortly after Mr Trump's remarks, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly made the rounds of Sunday television news shows to praise any so-called back channel communications, especially with Russian Federation, as "a good thing". But it remains unclear whether the president might envision them working inside the White House or in outside roles. And West Wing aides became freshly tense amid reports Trump is considering firing some of them.

Technology Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal
Author: 0 Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal

A White House official says President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord. The agreement was reached by almost 200 countries in 2015, the first global climate accord to include that many nations.

Author: 0 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance

Dollars, at $52.7 per every share at the time of the sale. Summit Redstone reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research note on Saturday, January 21st. Citigroup Inc reported 1.77M shares. Wellington Management Group LLP increased its stake in Advanced Micro Devices by 5,764.6% in the first quarter.

Technology Reddit continues to reshape itself, adds location tagging
Author: 0 Reddit continues to reshape itself, adds location tagging

The new feature will roll out to the Reddit mobile apps, enabling users to share their real-time location powered by Foursquare's location directory. The Reddit app will be using Foursquare's location intelligence which is also used by tech titans like Apple, Samsung, Twitter and Snapchat, among others.

Technology 'Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself'
Author: 0 'Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself'

Kathy Griffin says she knew her new photo shoot with Tyler Shields would "make noise". I move the line then I cross it. Silicon Valley executive Andrew Crow went as far to change his last name on Twitter to "Covfefe". Donald Trump Jr. said Tuesday the picture was "disgusting but not surprising". A photo of Griffin holding a fake, bloody decapitated Trump head may have been just that.

Author: 0 Indian cricket has got to be priority, says Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar heaped praises for the 46-year old spinner and said that "Kumble has done a very good job as coach". The BCCI clarified that Kumble would have a direct entry for the process, but the last-minute scramble, just as Virat Kohli's men landed in England, raised questions.