• Intel says updated chips coming to protect against Meltdown, Spectre
Intel says updated chips coming to protect against Meltdown, Spectre

However, information about Meltdown and Spectre began to leak before the January 4 public announcement, and several companies have reported that patches aimed at addressing the vulnerabilities have created new issues like freezing computers and impacting antivirus products.

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  • International Olympic Committee 'not humiliating Russia': Bach
International Olympic Committee 'not humiliating Russia': Bach

While punishing Russian Federation for even unproved violations, the bodies allow athletes from other countries to officially use doping under WADA's Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) program. Pozdnyakov expressed his disappointment at the IOC's ruling, saying that all the athletes who were denied entry to the Games have never been implicated in ...

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  • Facebook Implements Two-Question User Survey to Combat Fake News
Facebook Implements Two-Question User Survey to Combat Fake News

If you're on a desktop computer, go to the Sauk Valley Media page on Facebook , and click the Following button. Here, click "prioritize who to see first" and select any and all of the publications, pages, and even friends you'd like to stay up-to-date on.

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  • Epic Games' MOBA Paragon is shutting down in April
Epic Games' MOBA Paragon is shutting down in April

It turns out those apocalyptic concerns were correct: Paragon is getting shut down on April 26th. While we'll likely never see what the true potential of Paragon might have been, the Paragon shutdown will hopefully at least allow those developers to keep their jobs and be moved to other games, like Fortnite .

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  • 'America is open for business,' says Donald Trump at World Economic Forum
'America is open for business,' says Donald Trump at World Economic Forum

On Friday, Trump also repeated remarks first made upon arrival in Switzerland that his message was one of "peace and prosperity". The U.S. President, who cancelled a visit to the United Kingdom capital earlier this month as a result of fears that his trip will be met with wide-scale protests, is set to make a long-awaited visit later this year.

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  • Stocks Rating Report: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Stocks Rating Report: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

In that case, its shares would mark a 5.54% decline from the most recent price. NiSource Inc. (NI) has risen 5.02% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 67% are positive. BRF S.A. had 11 analyst reports since September 16, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock is a Buy among 6 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research.

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  • The first-ever Chrome OS tablet has been spotted in London
The first-ever Chrome OS tablet has been spotted in London

Recently, rumors of tablets running Chrome OS have popped up here and there, but thus far, no one company has been the first to pull the trigger on the idea. What's clear, however, is that Acer isn't officially releasing the tablet just yet. The tablet seems to feature an eight or ten-inch display, and it's very clearly running Chrome OS.

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  • PlayStation Network is down
PlayStation Network is down

It appears that many do not know the cause for this reason, but the frustration is visible. The PSN status page paints a grim picture, with all areas (except for PlayStation Vue) experiencing issues. This is particularly bad news for owners of Monster Hunter World , with the game's release day now being blighted by these PSN problems. If you a...

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  • Google Testing New Crowdsourced 'Hyperlocal' News App, Bulletin
Google Testing New Crowdsourced 'Hyperlocal' News App, Bulletin

Presumably, there will be some form of moderation before your post goes live, but the idea is that news can be shared nearly instantly to other members of your local community. "With Bulletin you can contribute to local stories and be the voice of your community!" the website reads. Bulletin content will also be available instantly on Google News.

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  • Sea of Thieves beta extended by 2 days
Sea of Thieves beta extended by 2 days

As a result of all the issues, Rare has chose to extended the beta by two more days. Seeing player content and reactions is the best reward for the work we've put into building Sea of Thieves! After some teething problems last week with Dragon Ball FighterZ, this time it's Sea of Thieves that's lengthening its voyage of discovery with two addit...

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  • Apple to add battery features after slowdown row
Apple to add battery features after slowdown row

This, however, proved to be a mistake. A Chinese man bit an iPhone battery to check if it was genuine. The man, apparently, wanted to verify its authenticity and, so, placed the battery in his mouth and bit it. It will also let users turn off a controversial piece of software that slows the phone's performance in some situations when the battery ...

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  • Apple may discontinue the first-generation iPhone X
Apple may discontinue the first-generation iPhone X

Right now, Apple is rumored to launch three iPhones this year, with two of them being OLED devices. A recent report claimed that the iPhone X was being outsold by the iPhone 8 , and even by the iPhone 7 . The iPhone SE 2 is expected to launch at Apple's Spring Event, during the first quarter of 2018. However, the feature has so far been ...

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  • Netanyahu to visit Putin in Moscow, will discuss Syria and Iran
Netanyahu to visit Putin in Moscow, will discuss Syria and Iran

Of particular concern to Trump are the sunset provisions that allow Iran to begin ramping up its nuclear activities once again after a decade, as well the JCPOA's failure to impose restrictions on the Iranian ballistic missile program. She has proven this commitment in the past at various opportunities. Prime Minister Netanyahu and Swiss Presiden...

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  • Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) Shares Sold by Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC
Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) Shares Sold by Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC

The stock decreased 3.51% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $19.51. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Ross Stores by 1.9% in the second quarter. About 335,406 shares traded. Blair William And Il holds 9,298 shares. Sit Inv Assocs Inc, a Minnesota-based fund reported 535 shares. The Delaware-based Cypress Capital Llc h...

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  • Apple showcases changes coming in iOS 11.3
Apple showcases changes coming in iOS 11.3

And in Augmented Reality there's a new feature allowing ARKit enabled phones to "see" 2D images such as pictures on a wall and incorporate them into the AR experience. Apple says all heath record data is encrypted with a passcode. Apple has also just announced that its HomePod will ship without multi-room support , so does Airplay 2's presence i...

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  • Aly Raisman 'almost passed out' during Larry Nassar testimony
Aly Raisman 'almost passed out' during Larry Nassar testimony

He wrote a letter to the court about how listening to so many impact statements was detrimental to his health. "And Larry, you have wounded hundreds of children", she continued. "I was a good doctor because my treatment worked, and those patients that are now speaking out were the same ones that praised and came back over and over, and re...

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  • McLaren MSO X - 570S GT4-inspired, only 10 units
McLaren MSO X - 570S GT4-inspired, only 10 units

The bespoke cars are created to imitate the 570S GT4 race vehicle. McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has created a run of just 10 570S cars for a US McLaren dealer inspired by the 570S GT4 race cars - the McLaren MXO X. The standout features of the MSO X are the huge rear wing and a carbon fibre "roof snorkel" to transmit the incredible so...

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  • Olympics: 169 Russian athletes to compete at Pyeongchang as neutrals
Olympics: 169 Russian athletes to compete at Pyeongchang as neutrals

During this year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea , a trio of Olympians will have a chance to represent the LGBT community. Still, he knows that any edge can help, and welcomes the new training regimen as "an important part of our programming and helping athletes achieve their dreams and win medals on the global stage".

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  • Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds
Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

Express Inc (NYSE:EXPR) has a market capitalization of $576.06 Million and most recently 78.81 Million outstanding shares have been calculated. The stock decreased 3.19% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $7.29. Qs Invsts Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Barnes & Noble, Inc. Art Advsr Limited Co a...

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  • Files Go update brings SD card and tablet support,
Files Go update brings SD card and tablet support, "open with" option

But Google is also applying features, namely machine learning and AI, to achieve that effect without users having to do that manually. Meanwhile, the app is adding support for tablets , with Google particularly citing the ability to wirelessly transfer files between devices without using data.

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  • Hearthstone Just Announced Some Huge Changes to Ranked Mode
Hearthstone Just Announced Some Huge Changes to Ranked Mode

Starting with the new season, player ranks will reset to four ranks below your current standing. The problem up until now was that no matter where you ended up in Ranked play you were reset at the end of the month. During the March Ranked Play Season and forward, five games must be won to receive the seasonal card back. However, rank floors will ...

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  • Trump Ad: Dems 'Complicit' in Murders by Illegal Immigrants
Trump Ad: Dems 'Complicit' in Murders by Illegal Immigrants

The president has previously signaled he is open to a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program after rescinding it a year ago, but attacked Democrats for refusing to get behind increased border security in exchange to secure votes for the spending bill.

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  • Kashmiris observe Black Day as India celebrates its Republic Day
Kashmiris observe Black Day as India celebrates its Republic Day

Extraordinary security marked the Republic Day eve in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday as security forces were put on high alert following an intelligence input that a teenaged female suicide bomber may carry out an attack in the state.

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  • For Honor Season Five ushers in the Age of Wolves
For Honor Season Five ushers in the Age of Wolves

For Honor has come a long way since its release, and Ubisoft aims to keep that up with the announcement today that the fifth season of For Honor , titled Age of Wolves , would be launching simultaneously across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on February 15.

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  • Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) Given a €6.20 Price Target by UBS Group Analysts
Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) Given a €6.20 Price Target by UBS Group Analysts

Vetr raised Nokia Oyj from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $6.37 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, September 25th. During the same period previous year, the firm posted $0.04 EPS. Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in NOK . The stock decreased 2.22% or $0.11 during the last t...

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