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Canada's volatile jobs survey posts biggest monthly drop since 2009

That put about 500 people temporarily out of work, although some of those have since been recalled. The drop reflected a record loss of 137,000 part-time jobs, and a 49,000 gain in full-time work. "Overall, a mysterious mix of good and bad, with th...

Qualcomm to meet Broadcom to demand more after the revised bid

Broadcom, which has begun a process to reincorporate in the United States, called its sweetened bid its " best and final offer ". This later lead to Broadcom nominating several new names to Qualcomm's board of directors in an effort to force negotiat...

Pokémon Go's last big wave of Gen 3 creatures arrives tomorrow

In a post on Pokemon Go's official site , Niantic announced that "several Flying- and Dragon-type Pokemon" will start to spawn in the game beginning tomorrow. In order to give players the best chance of catching these Pokemon, Niantic also revealed ...

The Cheddar Man rolls out a surprise

Initially, it was assumed that the man, who died in his 20s, had pale skin, but new analysis and facial reconstruction have revealed the opposite. " Cheddar Man subverts people's expectations of what kinds of genetic traits go together", Booth sai...

ESPN gets into streaming service game

The struggling network will roll out an updated ESPN app to target "cord-nevers", according to CNBC . Last August, when Iger first took the wraps off Disney's plans for the OTT product, the Disney boss indicated that subscribers to the then-unbran...

Teaser Implies Xiaomi Redmi 5 to Launch in India on February 14

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has already been certified by 3C in China, according to a report in MyDrivers . The company has sent out media invites for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 launch event scheduled for February 14. This phone will be the successor ...

This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4

Right now we recommend taking this info with a pinch of salt. " Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 " will also come to the Nintendo Switch , according to the source. Black Ops 3 was the first in that sub-series to shoot into the future, but the series beg...

Monster Hunter World Players Getting Free Celebration Pack

Now we just wait and see how long Monster Hunter: World can stick it out at the top of the pile. High rank begins once you hit the 6-star missions which means you'll be fighting tougher versions of the monsters you've already fought, including A...

Researchers Train Orca Whale To Mimic Human Speech

The study was the first of its kind that attempted to get an orca to mimic human sounds. Scientists recently learned that Orcas are capable of mimicking human speech. Recent studies have offered additional examples of "talking" animals: a beluga...

Detroit's Andre Drummond Replaces John Wall in the 2018 All-Star Game

Drummond earned his second All-Star selection, having previously represented the Pistons in the 2016 NBA All-Star Game . And though they don't really play defense in the All-Star game, Brown should get some brownie points for usually finding himse...

Vladimir Putin to Russian athletes: Ignore doping scandals at Winter Olympics

Putin's press secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters that the president, at a meeting on Wednesday, reminded members of the government of the decision to organise sports competitions for those Russian athletes who had been suspended from the Olympi...

Fossil of New Dinosaur Species Found in Egypt's Desert

Mansourasaurus belongs to the Titanosauria, a group of sauropods that were common throughout much of the world during the Cretaceous and includes the largest land animals known to science. A reconstruction of the new titanosaurian dinosaur ...

Google axed 700000 malicious Android apps in 2017

Last year, Google put all of its malware scanning and detection technologies under the umbrella of Google Play Protect . According to Andrew Ahn , Product Manager for Google Play, Google Play Protect helped reduce potentially malicious app installa...

Kim Kardashian Accused Of Cultural Appropriation After Getting Braids

And it seems that 2018 is no different, with Kim Kardashian already being dragged for wearing "Bo Derek" braids on her Snapchat overnight. Exactly five years back, she posted a photograph of herself with her hair meshed and called the loo...

Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of General Electric Company (GE)

The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $20.23. Busey Trust CO now owns 6,834 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $407,000 after buying an additional 31 shares during the period. Analysts a...

Tesla (TSLA) PT Set at $155.00 by Bank of America

It has outperformed by 0.99% the S&P500. U.S. Bancorp had 81 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Also, VP John Douglas Field sold 600 shares of Tesla stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 2nd.

See what the super blue blood moon will look like

It truly is a celestial triple threat! The last time it happened in the Americas was March 1866. The dark area of the Moon is, in effect, the shadow of the Moon itself. Typically, a supermoon will appear about 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighte...

Elon Musk Ties Salary to Tesla's Long-Term Success

The pay package, developed over the last six months by Tesla's board, still needs the approval of Tesla shareholders, who will vote on it at a special meeting in late March. Tesla wound up reaching all of the market cap milestones and nine of the 10 ...

The Worst Sandwiches For The Environment

Takeaway sandwiches are costing the environment the equivalent of 8.6m cars, according to a new study. Arguably one of Britain's greatest culinary successes, the United Kingdom public eats more than 11.5 billion sandwiches each year - and the num...

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Ubisoft delays Skull and Bones, but The Division 2 is coming

Once the game releases, Ubisoft promises to remain dedicated to the players' wants and desires for the title in an effort to offer "a lot of content at launch and to be ready to ...

Elon Musk's Boring Company reveals exciting ambitions

Joining him on stage was Steve Davis, a top executive at Musk's aptly named underground transit venture, the Boring Company . Half-joking that he was late because of heavy traffic...

The next feature update for Xbox One is available for everyone now

There are also better parental controls with a Details page in the setting. The company has already stated that their main concern is focusing on their console services more than ...

Astroboffins find most distant source of oxygen in the universe

These findings have been published on Wednesday in the journal Nature . The most likely explanation for the presence of oxygen is that it was cooked up in earlier generations ...

RED's Hydrogen One will be available at AT&T and Verizon this summer

But when it does, the camera-centric smartphone equipped with a holographic display will be available from a couple major wireless carriers. AT&T has only said the smartphone w...

PayPal Acquires iZettle, A Rival Of Square, Shopify, PagSeguro

The startup has been compared to Square , a payments platform co-founded by Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey that made it easy to take credit card payments using smartphone...

Tesla confirms Utah driver engaged autopilot functions before slamming into firetruck

The driver had previously told police that she had engaged the autopilot and was "looking at her phone prior to the collision". The NHTSA and the National Transportation Safety...

EA And DICE Hint 10 Things About Battlefield 2018

It has to be, right? The teaser site was discovered in a " Battlefield 1" Easter Egg, and the game's official Twitter account has now been linked to the recently discovered " ...

Microsoft Panning to Launch low-priced Surface tablets to Challenge Apple

The report also claims that the Microsoft tablets will be 20% lighter than the Apple counterparts. The current Surface Pro can last 13.5 hours on a single charge, according...

The Crew 2 Beta Starts May 31st

The Crew 2 is due out for PlayStation 4 , Xbox One, and PC on June 29. Pre-loading will begin on May 29 for all players that qualify, so you can be ready to go once the beta st...

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NES Classic Edition to return to stores in June

NES Classic Edition to return to stores in June

Now we know the release date for the Nintendo NES Classic Edition in Canada and the United States of America , as the units will hit retailers on June 29, 2018. The retro NES conso...

Ozone-Eating Chemical Emissions Rising Despite Ban

Ozone-Eating Chemical Emissions Rising Despite Ban

While the source of the causative chemical, trichlorofluoromethane (CFC-11) is yet unknown, the finding is likely to trigger a global investigation to determine exactly where it is...

Apple seeks $1.5 billion from Samsung in lawsuit

Apple seeks $1.5 billion from Samsung in lawsuit

Apple is " seeking profits on the entire phone", explained Samsung lawyer John Quinn, reports Bloomberg . Samsung's laser focus on breaking down the three patents was evide...

Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium

Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium

The YouTube Music signup page has been opened up for interested parties with a Google or Gmail email address can add their details. YouTube Premium will replace the YouTub...

Samsung introduces two new color variants of Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Samsung introduces two new color variants of Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Red seems to be the smartphone color of spring. Samsung said the gold edition will also be sold in large markets such as Australia, Chile, Germany and Russian Federation , with...

OnePlus 6 Launch in India Today

OnePlus 6 Launch in India Today

That said, the OnePlus 6 is an excellent phone because of the Android P. You will be able to work with a wide range of features. OnePlus is far from the first phone maker t...

Metro Exodus release pushed to 2019

Metro Exodus release pushed to 2019

The exact date has yet to be announced . The news comes via the latest financial earnings report from Deep Silver's new parent company, THQ Nordic . According to the announce...

Fast Growing Mega Black Hole Discovered by Researchers

Fast Growing Mega Black Hole Discovered by Researchers

However, the supermassive black hole is at a distance of 12 billion light-years, meaning that what the astronomers saw happened 12 billion years ago. Dr Wolf said as these kinds ...

Tesla just registered a new electric auto firm in China

Tesla just registered a new electric auto firm in China

The licence, dated May 10, allows Tesla to conduct R&D on electric cars , auto parts, batteries and solar panel products. Tesla , the biggest-selling electric carmaker in the...