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Square Enix Announces Project Octopath Traveler For Nintendo Switch

Square Enix has announced that they have a new RPG in development, and this game has the working title of Project Octopath Traveler , not to mention a little r...


Ireland to consider banning schools from using religion in admissions

A "catchment area" approach which would prohibit religious schools from giving preference to children of their own religion who live outside the catchment area ...


Microsoft is making some changes to Xbox Home Button, Guide, more

Microsoft doesn't say when these new guide changes will be implemented, but it's reasonable some will arrive around the same time as the Creators Update ships t...


Grace Packer's birth mom, family attend memorial service

The foundation will also assist women and children who have been victims of domestic violence, Green-Adams said. They may call it "On Gracie's Wings", in a nod ...


Sony coming with two MediaTek handsets

The smartphones will run on Mali-T880 GPU. The two phones are now named G3112 and G3221, though those are likely just codenames. However, it appears that the ...


Peace sign selfies could lead to your identity being stolen

Researchers in Japan have been able to "copy" fingerprint data from a digital photo of a person holding up a peace sign. The combination of the two-fingered p...


South Korea seeks arrest of Samsung heir as bribery suspect

Prior to An, Choi Soon-sil said the president had asked her for details on small-and-mid-sized companies, including chemical maker KD Corporation and that she r...


Samsung Galaxy S8: This Could Be It

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is likely to be launched to coincide with MWC 2017, which kicks off in Barcelona on 27 February. Well, a new report from Eldar Murtazin ha...


MLK events buzzing about Biloxi tweet

In a since-deleted tweet that was captured by a local TV station on Friday, the city of Biloxi wrote that some municipal offices would be closed on Monday "...


Vancouver feels icy about mayor, poll shows

Robertson's approval rating is just 50 per cent, compared to Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson's 79 per cent. That dubious honour belongs to Matt Brown, mayor of London, ...


Gene Cernan, the last man who walked on moon, passes away

Cernan flew three space missions, and was the commander of Apollo XVII. Cernan served in Gemini 9A, Apollo 10 and Apollo 17 missions in the 1960s and 1970s. C...


Intelligence insiders call Russian dossier 'complete fraud'

The president-elect, who is to be inaugurated on January 20, didn't specify the members of the intelligence community who came up with the assessment. On Thursd...


The Sims 4 Adds Toddlers To The Mix

I think you're really going to love how interactive they are, so get ready for a lot of cute, heart-warming moments as your Sims help their toddlers to develo...


Huawei's Mate 9 Finally Gets A Solid Release Date For Oz

Compared to the last-gen chip, it's 40 per cent more powerful at processing and 180 per cent more gutsy in the graphics department. As for its camera, the Hua...


Monica Crowley Forgoes White House Position

Crowley was also accused of plagiarism in 1999 for a Wall Street Journal column she wrote that was similar to a 1988 column in the conservative magazine Co...


Apple iPhone 8 to battle Samsung Galaxy S8, underwater

Chinese sources said to WCCF Tech reckon that a 4K display of some kind will hit Samsung's next flagship, that could also be part of the feature of the Gala...


IPhone 8 will be even more water-resistant

According to leaked specs, Samsung Galaxy S8 expected to come with two different display i.e, 5.1-inch Quad HD (2560x1440p) display while the S8 Edge is exp...


Trump slams 'Saturday Night Live' after press conference sketch

And then, two months later, Mike Pence will become the 46th". A former host of Saturday Night Live , Trump has been critical of how the NBC sketch show has p...


Hang 10, Venus! Huge wave spotted in planet's cloudy atmosphere

After ruling out possibilities like a thermal tide (these are similar to ocean tides, but highly unlikely given that Venus has no moon) or an instrumental error...


Woman Shot, 11-Year-Old Injured in North Aurora Drive-By Shooting

The male subject was transported to Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora by Aurora fire department paramedics and then airlifted to Loyola Medical Center in ...


Obama: Trump was a 'change candidate'

The outgoing president will be speaking to Steve Kroft in an hour-long special broadcast. "They're sincerely interested in the economy, in terrorism, in socia...


PS4's First Big Exclusive of 2017 "NiOh" Has Gone Gold

As you probably know, the game of Team Ninja did not have an easy life, with the development, according to Wikipedia, starting in 2004 as a multimedia project i...


Awesome Games Done Quick raises over $2.2M for cancer charity

Catching this late? You get another shot to watch/support Games Done Quick this summer with Summer Games Done Quick. "Since 1985, the Prevent Cancer Foundat...


Microbead beauty products to be banned by Government

These include products such as deodorant, shampoo, hair conditioner, shower gel, lipstick, hair colouring, shaving cream, sunscreen, insect repellent, anti-wrin...


Nvidia Shield (2016) gets Nougat update and 4K HDR support

The Nvidia Shield TV can be bought now for £189.99, at Nvidia's official website , Amazon, Currys and Ebuyer , with all site's listing the device as in stoc...


Tesla reveals race-ready Model S P100D for Electric GT

It will take part in the inaugural season of the Electric GT championship, the first ever racing event reserved for all-electric GT cars. Electric GT claims...


Microsoft patent reveals foldable phone that turns into a tablet

It merits mentioning here that this isn't something Microsoft just dreamt up, it filed for this patent back in 2014. Of course, patents are by no means a guar...


Germany defends auto industry after Trump assault

He insisted the refugees, branded as "illegals" by Trump, had mostly fled war and turmoil in the Middle East, but Gabriel did agree with the president-elect tha...


Denied party ticket, Goa Agriculture Minister denies

MGP and its allies are all set to form the next government". MGP on Saturday said the party would not align with the BJP after the elections even if the Natio...


Cancelled Version Of Resident Evil 4 Gets Playable Demo

In addition to this, all the aforementioned content is due for release by December 31, 2017, which gives you plenty of time to courageous the horrors of the mai...


Trump's favorable ratings pre-inauguration are historically low

By contrast, a slim majority, 51 percent, disapprove of his transition. Only 13% of Democrats approve of the Trump transition - down from 17% in December - wh...


Supreme Court Issues Notice To Centre, Whatsapp And Facebook On Data Privacy

Today's ruling by Chief Justice JS Khehar reignites the plea two students brought to the Delhi High Court past year. Senior advocate Harish Salve, appearing f...


IPhone 8 set to be fully dust and waterproof

The change of current IP67 rating used in iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus, allows the devices to survive in only one meter of water for nearly the same time, which i...


SpaceX returns to flight

SpaceX's high-anticipated launch Saturday was initially scheduled to launch on Monday, but flight plans were canceled because of high winds and rain. The prim...


Syracuse vs. North Carolina basketball preview: scouting the Tar Heels

Ironically, I was wondering if this one might be a letdown after UNC got out to a 14-5 lead. Then the exclamation point, after a few inspirational defensive shi...