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Nintendo Switch sold 2.3 million consoles in first month

We knew the Nintendo Switch was off to a good start, based on USA sales numbers from March NPD numbers, but now it appear that the young upstart console has b...


Man convicted of killing teenage girl missing from BC's Mission Institution

Dezwaan is serving a life sentence with no chance of parole for 15 years after being convicted of second degree murder. Dezwaan admitted to having sex with hi...


When, What and Where of the Windows 10 Creators Update

Furthermore, it has been widely reported that Microsoft has no intention of revealing any details regarding its next line of Surface devices, such as the Surfac...


Tesla Drops Entry Price of Model S to $69500

Model S. Image source: author. "Price increases for our 100D and P100D models will take effect on April 24, 2017, to best accommodate customers already in the...


North Korea Displays New ICBM, Other Missiles

The new strategy will be deployed at a time of escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula. North Korea rolled out its military hardware Saturday at its annua...


Very little scope to better India-Pakistan ties

Mr Ghafoor said Mr Jadhav can appeal against the judgement in Pakistan's army appellate court and then to the army chief against the decision of the appellate c...


About 100 Kashmir students hurt in clash with Indian troops

At least 20 people were injured in the clash, he said. More than 65 students were injured in that college on Saturday. The students also staged protests in ot...


Nokia 8 may be in the works, images leaked

The Nokia 6 is yet to reach several markets, but ahead of the global launch in May, the smartphone is receiving a new Android Nougat update that takes it to lat...


Analysts Predict the Nintendo Switch Mini Will Be Coming in 2019

The console has been on the market for only a month but it is already looking to break the million units point. In addition to this lovely sales number, is th...


Convicted killer captured after escape from Mission prison

The RCMP says staff are now reviewing the circumstances of this incident and are focused on assisting the ongoing investigation. Correctional Service Canada s...


'Yes, I Think' Rice Committed A Crime

In her defense, Ms. Rice was reported saying that for some reason there has been a false allegation about officials from the Obama administrations utilizing...


Phones Found in Theft Suspect's Backpack at Coachella Festival

Henao was arrested on several charges, including grand theft and possession of stolen property, according to the police department. Police suggested the fol...


Radulov, Habs even series with overtime win against Rangers

With Lundqvist's stick broken behind his net, Petry took a Phillip Danault feed in the right circle and waited before wiring one into the net at 4:05. Lundqvist...


Alphabet's Verily announces health-focused smartwatch with week-long battery life

This smartwatch isn't for sale, but it could help with life-saving research. There also isn't much in the way of user features: Study Watch displays the time ...


B Sai Praneeth wins Singapore Open Super Series

These kind of heart-warming actions, are rare in worldwide circuit where players gun for individual glory often side kicking compatriots. Sai Praneeth, Kidamb...


Respawn Teases More Titanfall 2 DLC Plans For 2017

Unlike many other first person shooters, Titanfall 2 launched without a season pass, and Respawn assured that all gameplay-oriented post-launch content would ...


Life beyond earth? Try Saturn's moon Enceladus

Hydrogen was detected by Cassini in the gas plumes and icy material that was spotted spraying from Enceladus while it was having a close flyby in October 2015. ...


NewsFix in Space: NASA announces possible life on another planet

Now, the American space agency has announced that Saturn's moon Enceladus is a habitable world because it has almost all the ingredients to support life. "Thi...


Russian Federation open to restarting Syria airstrike safety phone calls with US

The Trump administration on Tuesday said it had collected intelligence that purportedly proved Syrian forces had carried out the deadly chemical weapons attac...


8 people detained in connection with St. Petersburg Metro bombing

Russian investigators on Tuesday said the bomb was set off by a suicide bomber and identified him as Kyrgyz-born Russian citizen Akbarzhon Dzhalilov, who turned...


South Korea: North Korea missile test ends in failure

North Korea has a history of marking significant dates with a show of military force, and Pence's arrival will come a day after the country celebrates its most ...


Samsung's Bixby Not Ready for English-Language Launch

The company had already explained that Samsung Bixby Voice will not be available worldwide at the time of launch. Will you buy Galaxy S8 despite the limitat...


Three share lead at LOTTE after weather delays second round conclusion

Combined with playing the final eight holes of her third round in 7 under, Kerr was 13 under in her last 26 holes. Back-to-back birdies on the 14th and 15th g...


The BlackBerry's (BBRY) "Market Perform" Rating Reiterated at William Blair

Over the past month the firm's stock is 26.85%, 23.68% for the last quarter, 16.43% for the past six-months and 24.03% for the previous year. During the same ...


Arena thinks US could win 2026 World Cup

Arena couched that it isn't a given, of course, that the U.S.'s joint bid will win the right to host that tournament, although it is widely expected to. The new...


British intelligence passed Trump associates' communications with Russians on to US counterparts

This intelligence was passed to U.S. intelligence services as part of a routine exchange of information. The countries that shared information with the U.S.in a...


Chinese foreign minister: No winners if Korea war breaks out

Whichever side provoked a conflict "must assume the historic responsibility and pay the corresponding price", he said. As tensions climb to historic highs b...


Samsung tips huge jump in profit despite corruption scandal

That could help it stage a comeback in the wake of a string of controversies. Despite the problems with the exploding Galaxy Note 7, concerns may not have bee...


For Saturn moon, possible 'restaurant' at bottom of the sea

The discovery of this chemical energy source means Enceladus is now the very best place to look for life outside of Earth, with conditions that could be just ri...


North Korea threatens 'merciless response' to any United States provocation

The parade may also feature some of the country's most valuable military hardware, such as its prototype intercontinental ballistic missiles. The Trump admini...


This Device Can Pull Three Liters Of Water Out Of Thin Air

The Berkeley co-authors include graduate student Eugene Kapustin, project scientist Hiroyasu Furukawa, and professor of chemistry Omar Yaghi . While the tech...


NFL head of officials Blandino resigns

During his three years away from the NFL, Blandino launched "Under the Hood", which provided training and evaluation for replay officials. "We wish Dean the ver...


Nintendo discontinuing the NES Classic, according to report

The NES Classic Edition was a lovely piece of hardware Nintendo released previous year. And because of this decision, the Nintendo NES Classic Mini stocks a...


NASA Sees Possible Ingredients For Life On Saturn's Moon

The US space agency has also released a video explaining that Saturn's icy moon Enceladus has all the basic ingredients for life. Cassini project scientist Li...


Video of Kashmiri youth tied to Indian forces army jeep goes viral

The video, which triggered a public outcry in the restive Kashmir valley, prompted the civil and army authorities to launch separate investigations. "They relea...