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Labor Department calls to delay major rule about retirement advice

The Labor Department's proposed delay, which is scheduled to be published in the register on Friday , outlines a comment period of 15 days in which the public can ask questions about the department's intent as well as Trump's memo. Advocates say the rule can help retirement savers by making it more hard for brokers to recommend investments that are expensive or complicated. Kenneth Bentsen, SIFMA president and CEO, said, "The delay will allow the new administration an opportunity to review ... Read More »

Manchester City hierarchy 'wowed' by Aguero form

A win over the team in bottom place would lift City into second place if other results go their way. Soon at it again Aguero assisted Pablo Zabaleta sealing the victory within the first half. "Help the team and try to make Guardiola happy". For the northern team and its German-born coach David Wagner, promotion from the League Championship remains the priority - and it's a distinct possibility, with the team now in third place. Read More »

Europe's Mt. Etna Erupts In A Stunning Light Display


The volcanic eruptions began yesterday, treating citizens and vacationers alike to a spectacular pyrotechnic display. The activity was captured by a drone camera on Tuesday (February 28) with footage showing streams of lava running down the volcano into the snow. Read More »

One injured after gun goes off during French President's speech

One local report said the safety catch of the sniper's weapon was unlocked, allowing the gun to be discharged accidentally when the officer moved. Local media are reporting that the shot was mistakenly fired by a police sniper. Neither injury was life-threatening. Hollande was almost 17 minutes into his roughly 20-minute speech when the loud crack of gunfire was heard. "I think not", he said, asking whether anyone had been hurt. Read More »

How to Unlock the Nintendo Switch Easter Egg


The Switch has a fun little secret you can unlock on its home menu screen, with the Easter Egg allowing you to access a bunch of new sound effects if you play around with it. Surrounded by excited fans and curious onlookers, the event will kick off a new era in Nintendo gaming. In some ways, that restriction makes sense, as the game is all about tapping buttons that appear on the screen to the beat of the music, much like games in the Elite Beat Agents and Hatsune Miku series. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 To Have New Glass-Film Touch Display


Part of the reason why Apple is shifting to displays that are made of glass film is that they are cheaper to make and they have a higher yield rate . Apple also is bringing SiriKit to the Apple Watch, enabling users to ask Siri to do things like send messages or make a call. Nonetheless, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo stated past year that the Apple Watch 3 could come with an LTE chip for cellular connectivity. Read More »

Blizzard drops first hints at next Overwatch character


It's also a possibility that she will pilot a hero via remote control - perhaps even with multiple drones being used as different abilities, if community speculation is to be believed. Efi expresses her interest in using her robotics and AI knowledge to "build something that can keep us safe". This has led to suggestions that the new Omnic could potentially be the new Doomfist, as "The Successor". Read More »

With Instagram's latest update, everyone can share multiple photos in a post


The entire post will have one caption. Instagram continues to add new features. Now, the company announced it is rolling out the feature for all users on iOS and Android over the coming weeks. A single caption and location, as well as like and comments, will apply to the whole post. Maybe Instagram's next move will be to allow users to post quotes, audio without video, and insert links too. Read More »

Verizon plans 5G trial service in 11 cities this year

The press release issued by Verizon mentions gigabit home broadband multiple times, so it's clear that the company (and its technology partners) see home and office internet as the immediate application for 5G. 5G enable devices are now being manufactured according to the release along with chipsets and infrastructure products. The operator is working with partners in its 5G Technology Forum (5GTF) set up in 2015. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Leaked Documents Confirm New Feature

This report comes from Hankyung , and claims that Samsung could start selling refurbished Galaxy Note 7's with 3,000mAh to 3,200mAh batteries in India and Vietnam , starting in June 2017. Last year, Samsung was ranked No. 7 in the corporate reputation rankings for the 100 most visible companies in the US. Samsung and some other independent sources concluded that the Galaxy Note 7's battery was the only reason for its failure. Read More »

Solange Speaks Out Against Beyoncé's Grammy Awards Snub In Deleted Tweets


We all got to see another side to you that you don't always let us see, and we appreciate that. "You are our light". "And the way that you make me and my friends feel, the way you make my black friends feel, is empowering". She earned a loud applause from the audience, including daughter Blue Ivy and husband Jay Z. Beyonce , who walked into the show with nine nominations, won two: best music video ("Formation ") and urban contemporary album (" Lemonade "). Read More »

Isro launches record 104 satellites


Of 101 co-passenger satellites, 96 belong to US, five from global customers of ISRO - Israel, Kazakhstan, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, respectively. The satellites were released every few seconds from a single rocket as it traveled at 17,000 miles an hour. Union Ministers Arun Jaitley, Nirmala Sitharaman, M. Read More »

Appleton gas prices will be on the rise


DeHaan noted that gas usually rises 35-65 cents per gallon from its "low price, usually in February, through Memorial Day, and there's no reason to believe the same won't happen this year, so buckle up". According to Triple-A the increase can be attributed to global cuts in oil production and the ongoing tensions between the United States and Iran. At this time in January, prices were about 14 cents higher. Read More »

Donald Trump Spent His Sunday Morning Beefing With Mark Cuban on Twitter


Cuban said Saturday: "I'm proud of Steph for standing up for what he believes in", the Dallas Mavericks owner said Saturday. He backed me big-time but I wasn't interested in taking all of his calls. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Sen. Among other things, Trump has taunted Cuban about his golf game , his "physically weak" body , his intelligence , his wealth, his looks and the ratings of his shows , such as "Shark Tank" and "The Benefactor". Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Expedia, NVIDIA Upgraded --> Activision Blizzard, Expedia, NVIDIA Upgraded


During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.83 EPS. This was higher than $159 million, or $0.21 per share, in last year's fourth quarter. The price/earnings ratio (P/E) is 34.52 and the forward P/E ratio stands at 19.60. Number of analysts are covering this stock and now stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 8 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 4 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock. Read More »

Facebook Lite reaches more than 200 million users


In many areas, networks can be slow or unable to run the functionality found in Facebook for Android, so Facebook Lite gives people a better Facebook experience when bandwidth is at a minimum. It tried bringing features of the native app such as News Feed, status updates , push notifications, and camera/photo integration, while still being lightweight. Read More »

The Trump presidency on February 8 at 8:45 AM EST/1345 GMT

It has built big factories, created jobs". Trump has criticized the lack of access to the Japanese auto market for US producers and has accused Tokyo of using monetary policy to devalue its currency. He also wants to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) binding Mexico, the United States and Canada, the basis of many Japanese firms' investment plans. Read More »

Apple iPhone production in Bengaluru to commence soon

Apple iPhones will be manufactured in Bengaluru in India: Here's what we know so far. The press statement reads, "Apple's representatives led by Ms. The Union government had in May 2016 expressed its inability to offer any special sops for the company as any such gesture would be seen as discriminatory by other electronic manufacturers. Read More »

Bobcat escapes from National Zoo in D.C.

American University sent students a text message warning that the animal had escaped. Ollie's habitat has also been shut down because she will likely stay hidden if there are a lot of people around. A bobcat has gone missing after apparently escaping its enclosure at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, the zoo said Monday. At the zoo, they eat prepared meat, mice, rats and chicks. Read More »

Apple Removing Iranian App From Its App Store

It was just back in September 2016 that Apple had begun allowing for Iranian apps and developers to be on the App Store. Local media outlet TechRasa reports Apple has taken the biggest Iranian e-commerce service DigiKala off its app distribution platform. Read More »

Microsoft Enables Cross-Play for Gears of War 4

Because of this, the Social Quickplay playlist in multiplayer is meant to permanently support cross-play. However, the percentage gap between Xbox One players to PC players was staggering, with Windows 10 gamers making up just 9% of the entire group. Read More »

Trump's Mar-a-Lago DOUBLES initiation fees to $200000

The 20-acre resort that Trump acquired in 1985 for $10 million has a main mansion with more 100 rooms, along with private quarters for Trump and his family. To retain access to the resort, members must also pay $14,000 in yearly dues. Speaking of a planned expansion, Trump Hotels chief executive Eric Danziger told a Los Angeles investment summit on Tuesday, "There are 26 major metropolitan areas in the USA, and we're in five". Read More »

Trump Administration Puts Gag Order On Department Of Agriculture Researchers

That includes tweets under the USDA brand, synopses of scientific papers, news releases and social media posts . "This internal email was released prior to receiving official Departmental guidance and is hereby rescinded", she wrote. According to the Huffington Post , White House spokesman Sean Spicer said it was natural for a new administration to reconsider agency operations. Read More »

Horizon Zero Dawn With 1TB PS4 Bundle

Horizon: Zero Dawn never looked like a game that would incorporate microtransactions, but it's good to get confirmation. If you are looking for a fresh and new RPG experience, you can look forward to Horizon Zero Dawn . According to reports on the NeoGAF forums , the adventure RPG of Guerrilla Games is preparing to enter gold phase, and the staff of Sony is extremely satisfied with the quality of the title. Read More »

Google I/O 2017 takes place between May 17-19

The official Google I/O website is still not updated yet. Once again, it'll also be a three-day event. The GitHub page contained five puzzles that, when solved, confirmed the details. As yet there are no details on when the tickets for the event will be made available, as soon as we get some more information, we will let you guys know. Read More »