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Sony PlayStation VR More Popular Than Expected

In an interview with the New York Times , Andrew House, global chief of Sony Interactive Entertainment, revealed that the Tokyo-based company has sold 915,00...


JCC on Staten Island receives bomb threat, 3 locations evacuated, police say

JCC on the Hudson, in Tarrytown, NY; JCC of Mid-Westchester in Scarsdale, NY; at least one center in Staten Island; and the Jewish Federation of Southern New Je...


Warriors to sign Jose Calderon after Lakers buyout, report says

Sports' The Vertical, the Charlotte Hornets have agreed to sign point guard Briante Weber to a 10-day contract. Calderon's buy-out gives the Lakers a roster...


Analyst Research Summary: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)

The company's a year ago sales total was 297.3 Million. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation ...


Telstra and Ericsson deploying Cat M1 IoT network

Telstra has already begun trialling the technology in Melbourne and Tasmania in preparation for Cat-M1 to make its way to Australia in the second half of 2017, ...


Moonlight wins Best Adapted Screenplay at the Oscars

Moonlight is up for a total of eight awards including a best director nod for director Jenkins, and best supporting actor and actress nominations for Mahersha...


Fowler closes deal, wins Honda Classic by four strokes

It's three minutes to get to the venue. "It's really nice. I'm really relaxed". The lead eventually ballooned to five before he came out of his tee shot and f...


St Albans: Siege in Melbourne's west after shots fired at police

A man has been charged with attempted murder, and four others have been charged with drug offences, following police raids in Melbourne over an alleged worldwid...


Sony Launches Xperia XZ Premium and XZs

Likewise, the Ultra has a 6-inch 1080p screen . The Sony Xperia XZ Premium will be available globally sometime in late Spring in Luminous Chrome and Deepse...


German sailor beheaded after ransom deadline expires

Kantner was reportedly beheaded by Muammar Askali, alias Abu Rami, who purportedly is a unit leader of the brutal Abu Sayyaf group, which is linked to the Islam...


World Health Organization says new drugs urgently needed to fight 12 "priority pathogens"

In more and more cases, none of the existing drugs work. Last year, Jim O'Neill, a former Goldman Sachs economist who was then a UK Treasury minister, propose...


HMD will Launch New Nokia Smartphones Today in A Live Event

The Nokia 3310 is expected to be available in second quarter of this year globally for a price of 49 Euros ($51/ £41/INR 3,450). The Nokia 6 smartphone come...


Shadow of Mordor sequel Shadow of War leaked

As for history, Talion and Celebrimbor will be found again, determined to forge a ring as powerful as that of Sauron. Experience an epic open-world brought to...


Islamabad United v Karachi Kings, PSL 2017

Notably, Sangakkara chose to drop Chris Gayle, who has been woeful with only 69 runs in six matches , and went in with former Sri Lankan teammate Mahela Jayawa...


Weather warnings in 18 counties as Storm Ewan hits Ireland

A spokesperson for Met Eireann said: "Extremely windy today, especially across southern and eastern counties". We've just seen Storm Doris out the door but do...


FCC chair proposes halting privacy rules

Internet service providers, the ad industry and others have petitioned the agency to reconsider the privacy order; broadband carriers also separately asked th...


EVE Online gamers to join in exoplanet search… for real

Well, sort of. Eve Online , as well as being a place for economically gifted sociopaths to get their rocks off without disturbing too numerous rest of us, has ...


One of Duterte's Biggest Critics Arrested on Drug Charges

The resolution, whose language and dangling modifiers were criticized by the Philippine Daily Inquirer in its Friday editorial, was penned by a panel of state p...


AB de Villiers becomes fastest cricketer to reach 9000 ODI runs

Prospects of an iffy total well inside the 250-mark beckoned, but the seventh-wicket pair consolidated intelligently and then put down the hammer to post a revi...


Can TRAPPIST-1 be seen in the night sky?

This means more work for Lockheed Martin's (NYSE:LMT) $9.5 billion space systems division - the company's second-most profitable division, and the one respo...


Giant worm fossil found, named after death metal guitarist

Back in 1994, Derek Armstrong, a Canadian scientist, flew to a remote area in northern Ontario and collected some fossils. In fact, W. armstrongi possessed ...


'Ring Of Fire' To Pass Over South America, Africa On Sunday

It will hit parts of Angola around 4:15 p.m. local time and make appearances in Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo before the sun sets. At sea, the e...


Draymond Green taunts Clippers' Paul Pierce over 'farewell tour'

The Warriors forward got tripped up with Blake Griffin in Thursday's game against the Clippers and shortly after the refs called a technical on Green. The futur...


Nintendo Switch to launch with Nindies but without Virtual Console

The Nintendo Account is distinct from the Nintendo Network ID, the system the company used to link accounts for 3DS and Wii U owners, but you can link your ...


Bihar IAS officers protest colleague's arrest

Bihar's IAS Association members on Sunday protested against arrest of their senior colleague Sudhir Kumar in connection with question paper leak of Bihar Staff ...


Sheila Dikshit clarifies on immature Rahul remark

One doesn't know what made Dikshit make this remark about Rahul. Looking to distance the party from the controversy, spokesperson Shobha Oza said, "Such comment...


Rich Communications Services (RCS), and Why Google is Pushing Android Messages

Initially, Google rolled Messenger in order to take place of the SMS or Hangouts App. Google's newly named Android Messages will be embedded on Android ...


LG unveils X Power2 phone, packs a beast of a battery

LG has primarily targeted gamers and tech enthusiasts with this smartphone. It packed a 4,100 mAh battery and was designed for long-lasting use. A one hour char...


Passengers forced to stand on PIA flight: Pak media

The Boeing 777 aircraft which can seat 409 including jump seats, those reserved for staff, allegedly took off with 419 people aboard. No action has been taken y...


'Get Out' Makes Fictional Horror Out of Real Racism

When they arrive at Rose's gorgeous house, we're introduced to her family who are so unintentionally racist it made the whole audience break out in laughter eve...


ZeniMax files permanent Injunction against Facebook's Oculus Rift

The $500 million judgement was against both the company and its founders, including Palmer Luckey, and now they're appealing the verdict. If granted, the inju...


Website Reveals Bioshock Director Ken Levine's New Studio: "Ghost Story"

In their own words, the studio is "excited to be working on our maiden game!" Interestingly, it seems that there are now only 25 staff on the team - Irrationa...


Former Gators safety Matt Elam arrested on felony drug charges in Miami

The Ravens' 2013 first-round pick is also charged with reckless driving and is being held on a $15,500 bond, according to officials. Elam is not particularl...


PSL2: Kings beat Utd by 6 wickets to qualify for playoffs

Lahore had a glimmer of hope had the Karachi Kings finished on 110 or lower. However, neither Karachi nor Islamabad can afford to depend on individuals. It ...


George W. Bush's Daughter to Give Keynote Speech at Planned Parenthood Fundraiser

But it's not entirely unexpected. Barbara's mother, former first lady Laura Bush, has also said she was pro-choice in a 2010 interview with Larry King. So Richa...