Science


New weather satellite heads into orbit aimed at improving weather forecasts New weather satellite heads into orbit aimed at improving weather forecasts
- November 23, 2016

NASA's Launch Services Program , based at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, acquired and managed the United Launch Alliance Atlas V launch service and led the countdown. NOAA teamed up with NASA for the mission. GOES-R will scan the skies five times faster than today's GOES spacecraft, with four times greater image resolution and three times the spectral channels. (more...)
Black Friday UK smartwatch deals Black Friday UK smartwatch deals
- November 23, 2016

But Black Friday will remain the busiest day of the holiday weekend with 74% planning to shop that day, the same as in 2015. So, keep an eye for the best massive deals on the " Turkey 5 ", or the most popular five days of online shopping starting Thanksgiving, Thursday, and continuing through Cyber Monday. (more...)
Asia laments Trump rejection of Pacific trade pact Asia laments Trump rejection of Pacific trade pact
- November 23, 2016

Trump's message, in a short video on his future administration's plans, was issued just after leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group ended their annual summit Sunday with a unified call to fight the backlash against free trade highlighted by Trump's victory and Britain's vote to leave the European Union. (more...)
Oculus Rift Black Friday 2016 Deals: Disappointing Offerings For VR Headset Oculus Rift Black Friday 2016 Deals: Disappointing Offerings For VR Headset
- November 22, 2016

The deal will be offered not just on the HTC website but across all websites such as Gamestop, Amazon, Microsoft, Newegg, Micro center and so on. For the fir st time ever, the HTC Vive will be available at Fry's 34 locations, and online. Yes, you read it right. HTC is also offering the HTC One A9 for $275. However, despite its efforts to boost sales of the HTC Vive, the company is expected to continue to operate in the red in the fourth quarter of 2016, affected by slack sales of its ... (more...)
Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Has The Last Laugh Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Has The Last Laugh
- November 22, 2016

According to Gamespot , the upcoming big update deal primarily with the game's multiplayer mode, updating Scorestreak. There were over 1,000 bug fixes in this title update across MP and Zombies this time around. The second exploit removed, is when players who played both MP and CP would get drastically increased weapon experience gains. The most recent game Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare even contains a remake of the campaign of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 4. (more...)
New Gameplay Trailer Released For Conan Exiles, Early Access Dates Announced New Gameplay Trailer Released For Conan Exiles, Early Access Dates Announced
- November 22, 2016

Conan Exiles will also debut on Xbox One's Game Preview in Spring 2017; there's no word on a PlayStation 4 release, but that might just be due to Sony's policy against Early Access games. Each gamer will start out with nothing but their bare hands in Conan Exiles , ready to forge the legacy of your clan. One of the most interesting features showcased in the trailer revolve around your player being able to enslave bandits in the exiled lands and force them to do you bidding, as seen from the ... (more...)
US Astronaut Becomes Oldest Woman in Space, Adds to List of Records US Astronaut Becomes Oldest Woman in Space, Adds to List of Records
- November 22, 2016

She already holds the record for the longest time spent in space by a woman with 377 days. Whitson, Oleg Novitskiy of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency will launch November 18, Baikonur time, for a six-month mission on the International Space Station. (more...)
Watch Dogs 2's full multiplayer experience going live Watch Dogs 2's full multiplayer experience going live
- November 22, 2016

In any case, you should expect seamless multiplayer to go live for Xbox One within the day. Prior to the launch of Watch Dogs 2 , however, prerelease players reported major issues surrounding the game's invasion-based multiplayer modes, resulting in severe lag and crashes. (more...)
Overwatch: Symmetra's redesign coming, she'll have two ultimates Overwatch: Symmetra's redesign coming, she'll have two ultimates
- November 22, 2016

That way you could get a teleporter up and your teammates wouldn't have to make the long trek back to the objective in order to defend it. When her ult is available, you can choose to either put down her teleporter - which will work the same way as it now does - or you can choose to put down a shield generator. (more...)
Nokia Android based Smartphones is Expected to launch at MWC 2017 Nokia Android based Smartphones is Expected to launch at MWC 2017
- November 22, 2016

With Nokia providing the patents, HMD will develop, market and sell the phones with Foxconn concentrating on the manufacturing and R&D aspects. As for the other rumored Nokia Android smartphone, Yahoo News has learned that it will be called Nokia P1. (more...)
BuzzFeed Receives $200M Investment from NBCUniversal BuzzFeed Receives $200M Investment from NBCUniversal
- November 22, 2016

NBCUniversal is doubling down on last year's $200 million investment in BuzzFeed , finalizing a deal for another $200 million stake in the digital behemoth. It will also expand its digital video operations and help grow BuzzFeed's popular food media network Tasty . However, in April, the Financial Times reported that BuzzFeed missed its 2015 projected revenue of $250 million, instead pulling in $170 million. (more...)
Surface Studios Will Begin Shipping This Week Surface Studios Will Begin Shipping This Week
- November 22, 2016

A part of its Black Friday 2016 promotions, Microsoft has decided to make its Surface Book more affordable for your wallet by offering a nice little discount on its beautifully crafted 2-in-1. It is believed that the surface phone is being built by Microsoft in collaboration with HP. Rumors point to a possible February 2017 announcement, which will coincide with the supposed release of another highly anticipated Microsoft release - the Surface Pro 5. (more...)
Your ultimate guide to successful Black Friday shopping Your ultimate guide to successful Black Friday shopping
- November 22, 2016

United Kingdom small businesses awaiting increased custom during Black Friday and Cyber Monday, can also expect a surge of returns - according to a report by Barclaycard. We have the Americans to thank for this "shopping holiday" which takes place every year the day after Thanksgiving, according to Wikipedia . Stay tuned to GamenGuide for the latest Black Friday news! However this year the company is back on the bandwagon, today emailing customers promoting a special 24-hour sale. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Beta Program's Nougat software not compatible with Gear VR Samsung Galaxy Beta Program's Nougat software not compatible with Gear VR
- November 22, 2016

As for the locked variant of Sprint LG G5, it's the time for upgrade to the new Android OS. While benchmark results can quite easily be falsified, for Samsung to do a trial of a new version of Android on a device like the Galaxy S6 means we could expect to see a new update come out in the not too distant future. (more...)
Protecting Donald Trump costs New York City $1M a day Protecting Donald Trump costs New York City $1M a day
- November 22, 2016

So far, the eye-popping costs regarding the security area were these huge because the new First Lady and the First Son of the United States insisted on living in their $100 million apartment from the Trump Tower. "The No. 1 imperative here is safety and security". "We have never had a situation where a Potus (president of the United States) would be here on such a regular basis", said Mr De Blasio. (more...)
Tesla Motors officially owns SolarCity Tesla Motors officially owns SolarCity
- November 22, 2016

And to think this all started with Silevo, a small tech startup out of California that was developing high-efficiency solar panels. SolarCity reports that the 1.4-megawatt capacity solar array on Ta'u took just one year to plan and implement. (more...)
Outlast brings the scares as part of December's Games with Gold Outlast brings the scares as part of December's Games with Gold
- November 22, 2016

So let's see what the Microsoft Santa is bringing us. I can not speak much for Outland , but between Outlast , Sleeping Dogs, and Burnout Paradise , this may be one of the best months ever across PS Plus and Xbox Live. Its gorgeous art design and combat resemble the action-platformer Strider , which saw its latest entry made free through PlayStation Plus in 2014. On the Xbox 360 side of things, Xbox Arcade adventure title Outland will go free from December 1 through December 15. (more...)
The wins will come for Manchester United, insists Michael Carrick The wins will come for Manchester United, insists Michael Carrick
- November 22, 2016

Instead of relying on the striker, he called in Juan Mata, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford to carry the game for the team. "Arsenal are a team who let their opponents play", Mourinho said after the match, as quoted by ESPN . "I don't play against managers". Kane was linked to a number of big clubs when it was reported that he was far from the top earner at Spurs despite being one of their best players. (more...)
The United States Of America Isn't So United Right Now The United States Of America Isn't So United Right Now
- November 22, 2016

Further, the country is split as to whether President-elect Donald Trump will do more to unite or divide the country, according to the survey. These views fall along party lines, with 88 percent of Republicans saying Trump will do more to unite the country and 81 percent of Democrats saying he will divide it. (more...)
Kanye West in hospital after tour dates ditched Kanye West in hospital after tour dates ditched
- November 22, 2016

The 39-year-old star's wife Kim Kardashian West, 36, is believed to have flown back to Los Angeles to be by her husband's side and cancelled her first public appearance since she was robbed at gunpoint in Paris. On Thursday during his concert in San Jose, West editorialized about racism and the Black Lives Matter movement before praising President-elect Donald Trump. (more...)