Body of second missing Irishman found in Ecuador

Sligo Kayak Club , where Mr McGourty was a trainee instructor, said the young man "died while fulfilling his dreams, kayaking in Ecuador ". An "inspirational" young kayaker is feared dead after his group lost control in "crazy" conditions on a riv... More..

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by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Rothschild Investment Corp IL Has $10.09 Million Position in Pfizer, Inc. (PFE)

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) soared 1.96% year-to-date. It has underperformed by 19.46% the S&P500. Schnieders Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Pfizer Inc (PFE) by 17.46% based on its latest 2017Q3 reg...More..

What Is A Blood Moon?
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

What Is A Blood Moon?

Though the exact moment of this full moon is 8:37 a.m. ET Jan. 31, the moon will appear plenty full for a day or two before and after that. Whether you're romantic or not, the "Super Blue Bloody Moon" is a phen...More..

by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Dollar Tree (DLTR) Now Covered by Analysts at Oppenheimer

Watching the last 5 trading periods, shares have changed 0.16%. Its down 3.83% from 1.47 million shares previously. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Investors Bancorp, Inc. Finally, MKM Partners raised their targe...More..

$30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE will end without a victor
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

$30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE will end without a victor

The company has an existing five-launch contract with Rocket Lab, which completed the second test of its Electron vehicle on Saturday . It got federal clearance to send the first private payload to the moon ah...More..

Range Rover Coupe for Geneva reveal
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Range Rover Coupe for Geneva reveal

The last of the two-door Range Rovers rolled off the assembly line in Solihull, England in 1994 and its like was never seen again. Land Rover may be known for its luxury off-road SUVs, but today it's te...More..

Smartphone battery explodes after man bites into it
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Smartphone battery explodes after man bites into it

Amazingly, no one was hurt in this incident. CCTV footage from the unspecified electronics store showed the man giving the battery a good gnaw before it exploded in a burst of flames. Robots are the next step...More..

Trump's 'shithole' remark, a wake-up call for Africa - Museveni
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Trump's 'shithole' remark, a wake-up call for Africa - Museveni

The US president's reported "shithole" remark was a reaction to a plan drafted by a bipartisan group of senators to protect juvenile immigrants, the so-called "dreamers" from deportation. president came just ho...More..

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Domino's Pizza, Inc. Lifted by Analyst (DPZ)
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Domino's Pizza, Inc. Lifted by Analyst (DPZ)

Maxim Group raised Domino's Pizza from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their target price for the stock from $220.00 to $230.00 in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. (NYSE: DPZ ) for 122,355 share...More..

FG asks court to revoke Metuh's bail
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

FG asks court to revoke Metuh's bail

But in response, the lawyer prosecuting Metuh and his company, Destra Investments Limited, on behalf of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. While applying for revocation of the bail, EFCC, faulted...More..

Google Play Audiobooks Section Going Live Right Now
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Google Play Audiobooks Section Going Live Right Now

Like on similar platforms, you can hear a preview of the audiobook on the Play Store and audiobooks are automatically part of your family library , so you can easily share your audiobook copy of "The Subtle ...More..

God Of War PS4's Release Date Confirmed, New Story Trailer Released
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

God Of War PS4's Release Date Confirmed, New Story Trailer Released

Creative Director Cory Barlog confirmed (via the PlayStation Blog ) that God of War will be released for the PS4 on April 20. The God of War release date has been set for April 20. It focuses on Kratos as ...More..

Instagram now supports GIFs in Stories
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Instagram now supports GIFs in Stories

For anyone yet to see the feature on their phone, it's just a matter of time before it reaches everyone. The stickers are a lot of fun to use, and they do remind us a little of the animated emoticons on Yahoo M...More..

Barbados removed from European Union blacklist
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Barbados removed from European Union blacklist

Barbados, Grenada, South Korea, Macao, Mongolia, Panama and Tunisia were also removed from the EU's list on Tuesday. The European Council said the intention is to revise the list at least once a year, althoug...More..

Gurugram: Woman Dragged Out of Car, Raped in Front of Husband
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Gurugram: Woman Dragged Out of Car, Raped in Front of Husband

The accused identified as Deshvir, Dharmender, Pawan and the rapist Sanjeet have been arrested. The men then dragged the complainant out of the auto. "The accused have said they were unaware of what Sanjeet w...More..

Ford Finally Addresses Issue with Focus RS Head Gaskets
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Ford Finally Addresses Issue with Focus RS Head Gaskets

Ford has responded to reports of engine faults and white exhaust smoke on early third-generation Focus RS models by offering owners of vehicles a free inspection and fix. The customer satisfaction program af...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Brenham Capital Management LP Holds Stake in Diamondback Energy INC (FANG)

The stock increased 0.30% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $46.59. About 585,348 shares traded. Aon plc (NYSE:AON) has risen 21.47% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. DST's profit will ...More..

'Xbox One X' gaming console in India for Rs 44990
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

'Xbox One X' gaming console in India for Rs 44990

The console comes with built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player along with the Dolby Atmos and DTS:X offering 3D spatial sound. If you own a 4K TV or plan to get one and have a good enough Internet connection, it's ...More..

2017 was second warmest year on record
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

2017 was second warmest year on record

That implies the planet's long haul warming pattern is proceeding, with normal global temperatures in 2017 climbing 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.90 degrees Celsius). While looking at the impact of El Nino and La ...More..

Study Finds No Link Between Video Games and Violence
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Study Finds No Link Between Video Games and Violence

If a player was "primed" by being immersed in the game they would categorize objects associated with the game more quickly. It has always been theorized that exposure to in-game concepts like violence has a "...More..

The 'real' Rosie the Riveter dies at 96
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The 'real' Rosie the Riveter dies at 96

The poster was meant to deter absenteeism and strikes among Westinghouse employees in wartime and never meant for public display, but became a popular feminist symbol in the 1980s and was seen on t-shirts, coff...More..

IPhone X likely to be binned over poor sales
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

IPhone X likely to be binned over poor sales

Apple posted sales of $78.35 billion during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 9.5%. The iPhone maker reported $2.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the qua...More..

Snapchat will now let you share some Stories outside the app
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Snapchat will now let you share some Stories outside the app

The feature is not the rumoured "Stories Everywhere" feature which will let you share your own pics, but a feature created to let you easily repost Stories shared by celebs or publications. You will also be abl...More..

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. Cuts Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. Cuts Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

The firm owned $8.51 million shares of the company's stock after selling 1.06 million shares during the period. Media coverage about Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) has been trending somewhat positive this week, acc...More..

Acer announces new affordable Chromebook duo
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Acer announces new affordable Chromebook duo

Other specs include a 180-degree hinge with both touch and non-touch 1366×768 displays. The Chromebook can be configured with various Intel processors, including a quad-core Intel Pentium N4200, quad-core C...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)

The market capitalization of the company is $36.79 Billion. Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. now owns 40,065 shares of the company's stock worth $1,767,000 after acquiring an additional 26,618 shares d...More..

Apple Debuts 'Apple Music for Artists' to Provide Analytical Data
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Apple Debuts 'Apple Music for Artists' to Provide Analytical Data

The dashboard, called Apple Music for Artists, is now available only for select beta users ahead of a broader launch planned for later this spring. The source notes that the dashboard's home page provides a...More..

Flick: Facebook Invents A New And Open Source Unit Of Time
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Flick: Facebook Invents A New And Open Source Unit Of Time

The "flick" as it is called - derived from "frame-tick" - represents 1/705,600,000 of a second in C++. Put simply, Facebook's new unit of time, is 13.02810625 periods of the radiation corresponding to the tra...More..

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Upgraded to
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Upgraded to "Buy" at Vetr

It has outperformed by 23.61% the S&P500. Grt Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Tesla Inc (Put) ( TSLA ) by 342.86% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Sell" r...More..

Australia once part of North America: Curtin University
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Australia once part of North America: Curtin University

Curtin University researchers have discovered rocks in northern Queensland that bear striking similarities to those found in North America, suggesting that part of northern Australia was actually part of Nor...More..

MIUI 9.2 update is now rolling out to select Xiaomi phones
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

MIUI 9.2 update is now rolling out to select Xiaomi phones

All Xiaomi Redmi 5A users will now get the OTA notification for the update or alternatively, they can check for the update in the phone update section in About Phone. Redmi 5A boasts a 5-inch fully-laminated ...More..

One Dead, Nine Down With Lassa Fever In Ondo
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

One Dead, Nine Down With Lassa Fever In Ondo

He said, "We have taken steps against the disease, we have equipped the isolation centre in FMC (Owo) with health equipment". Idowu Ahmad, a medical doctor at the Federal Medical Centre, FMC , Lokoja, Kogi ...More..

Metal Gear Survive Producer Confirms No Lootboxes And Pay To Win Microtransactions
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Metal Gear Survive Producer Confirms No Lootboxes And Pay To Win Microtransactions

Last week, we reported that Metal Gear Survive would indeed feature microtransactions , adding gamer-angering fuel to the already raging fire. "There will not be loot boxes, and there will not be Pay-to-Wi...More..

Customers hold candlelight vigil for Taco Bell destroyed in fire
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Customers hold candlelight vigil for Taco Bell destroyed in fire

Members of a small Montgomery community came together Sunday (Jan. 21) to hold a candlelight vigil for a Taco Bell that burned down. Her roommate, Russell Dowis, eats a lot of fast food, so when he told her h...More..

P&G Trying to Stop 'Dangerous' Tide Pods Challenge, CEO Says
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

P&G Trying to Stop 'Dangerous' Tide Pods Challenge, CEO Says

Joe Krug reportedly said of the issue. Tide Pods were introduced in 2012 and sparked concerns about small children ingesting them. The company enlisted the help of National Football League star Rob Gronkows...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

INTC) — Intel Corporation (NASDAQ

Murphy Capital Management Inc. now owns 31,721 shares of the chip maker's stock worth $1,070,000 after purchasing an additional 4,928 shares during the period. Staley Capital Advisers holds 586,180 shares. Fina...More..

Waymo to expand its self-driving testing program to Atlanta
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Waymo to expand its self-driving testing program to Atlanta

Last week Waymo started building 3D maps of the downtown Atlanta area in preparation for the launch, ensuring that the cars have an up-to-date reference before Waymo starts inviting locals to hop in the vehicle...More..

Faulty Nexus 5X will be Replaced with Moto X4 Android One Phones
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Faulty Nexus 5X will be Replaced with Moto X4 Android One Phones

However, now it appears that Project Fi is finally ready to make up for its mistakes and Nexus 5X owners will receive a Moto X4 Android One to replace the devices that have issues. Obviously, this made phon...More..

Uber Eats Steps Up Food Delivery Game with Ando Takeover
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Uber Eats Steps Up Food Delivery Game with Ando Takeover

Since the concept debuted back in May of 2016 , UberEats has been the primary deliverer of Ando's relatively simple menu of mostly lunch staples, cookies, and bottled drinks; it's probably no surprise then tha...More..

Airtel prepaid plans 2018: Rs 399 tariff revised to match Jio's offerings
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Airtel prepaid plans 2018: Rs 399 tariff revised to match Jio's offerings

Reliance Jio's Rs 399 plan is offering the same amount of data and the same validity period. As we mentioned above, the Rs.399 pack now comes with a validity period of 84 days. Just like the Rs.399 prepaid pac...More..

The Bucks Made Right Decision for Giannis Future By Firing Jason Kidd
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The Bucks Made Right Decision for Giannis Future By Firing Jason Kidd

Check back often for updates on this developing story . He also played a meaningful role in helping to keep the Bucks in Milwaukee. The Bucks made what some are regarding as a risky decision with respect to G...More..

Search for missing Irish man in Vienna underway
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Search for missing Irish man in Vienna underway

Reports in The Irish Independent reveal that his parents have met with the Irish Ambassador to Austria and have been putting up posters around Vienna in a bid to find their son. Katharina Weinmann, a journalist...More..

Assassin's Creed Origins: The Hidden Ones DLC Receives its Launch Trailer
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Assassin's Creed Origins: The Hidden Ones DLC Receives its Launch Trailer

Developers have confirmed that finishing the base game is not a requirement to take on the expansion, though they are advising players to at least get close to level 40 if they want to fully experience what the...More..

Intel Identifies Spectre And Meltdown Patch Reboot Bug Root Cause
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Intel Identifies Spectre And Meltdown Patch Reboot Bug Root Cause

Intel has a patching problem. Patches addressing security flaws identified by the company will affect the Sandy Bridge, Sky Lake, Ivy Bridge, and Kaby Lake processors specifically, according to an official s...More..

Retailers lock up Tide pods after risky social media challenge
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Retailers lock up Tide pods after risky social media challenge

The warning was sparked by social media posts and online videos of people participating in a challenge that involves eating the pods and filming the reaction. The challenge has been sweeping social media over t...More..

Mobile gets the fastest 3G and 4G network title
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Mobile gets the fastest 3G and 4G network title

OpenSignal wrote, "T-Mobile established itself as the dominant operator in speed, and won almost every OpenSignal performance award in the 4th quarter". While Sprint's performance didn't warrant any awards, ...More..

Sony readying its first handset without a headphone jack?
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Sony readying its first handset without a headphone jack?

It's not uncommon to see Sony's Xperia smartphones go year to year without any major changes. An FCC filing reveals that the upcoming Sony Xperia handset will feature a 5.7-inch display in an 18:9 asp...More..

Working Xbox Watch Seen In Leaked Images
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Working Xbox Watch Seen In Leaked Images

Unless Microsoft was working on deep integrations between the watch and Xbox consoles (we doubt it), using the Xbox brand would have probably created unecessary confusion in the minds of consumers. It's always ...More..

Rumor: Resident Evil 2 Remake Coming Later This Year
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Rumor: Resident Evil 2 Remake Coming Later This Year

With Resident Evil 2 scheduled for a remake, someone had to allay some fears. However, Capcom has been very tight-lipped when it comes to Resident Evil 2 remake release date , however, the studio has poten...More..

Facebook Says It's Not Always Good For Democracy
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Facebook Says It's Not Always Good For Democracy

Facebook has offered a status update about what happens to democracy when social media gets involved. Chakrabarti added that Facebook was "far too slow" to recognise how foreign powers used its platform to m...More..