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Pandora Names Sling TV Founder Lynch New CEO; Adds Snap Chairman

Pandora Names Sling TV Founder Lynch New CEO; Adds Snap Chairman Pandora has found its next CEO. Naveen Chopra , who has served as interim CEO since June, will continue as chief financial officer. Bay Area stocks started the week on an upbeat note Monday, with Pandora Media announcing the appointment of a new chief executive, and chipmakers Nvidia and Advanced Micro Devices flexing their muscles by the close of trading. [Full Article...]

The PSN Maintenance Today, August 14, Is Only 30 Minutes Long

The PSN Maintenance Today, August 14, Is Only 30 Minutes Long At the end of August, prices on PlayStation Plus subscriptions are going to rise, somewhat significantly in some cases. After all, who would be? Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe (SIEE) announced that players will benefit from PlayStation Plus 15 months by purchasing a 12-month subscription from the PlayStation Store . [Full Article...]

Apple working with insurer Aetna to discount Apple Watches for customers

Apple working with insurer Aetna to discount Apple Watches for customers The secret meetings took place on Thursday and Friday of last week and included Apple , Aetna , and hospital chief medical information officers from around the country. With Aetna having their own employees using Apple Watch as part of their corporate wellness program, Aetna must know the benefits that the Apple Watch has delivered for the employees first hand and will be able to sell th... [Full Article...]

Why an Uber investor sued former CEO Travis Kalanick

Why an Uber investor sued former CEO Travis Kalanick Benchmark sued Kalanick last week , centered around what they saw as his power move of adding three board seats and then taking one of the seats after he resigned. Benchmark is Uber's biggest investor. The investors would also make a small purchase of Uber stock at the current, higher valuation so that Uber could retain its sky-high valuation, one person with knowledge said. [Full Article...]

Okami HD Coming to PS4/Xbox One in December

Okami HD Coming to PS4/Xbox One in December Recent rumors suggest that Okami , the gorgeous Zelda-inspired game from Capcom and the now-defunct Clover Studio, will be available on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this December. While we still hold out hope for a Switch version of Okami , we'll take any excuse we can get to experience this somewhat underrated masterpiece one more time. [Full Article...]

US Dragon cargo ship launched from Cape Canaveral to ISS

Generally, in order for NASA to approve computers for space, the equipment needs to be "ruggedized", or hardened to withstand the conditions in space, Andreoil explained. We'll find out soon enough. In this case, the computer employs a 56Gbps optical interconnect to link its different nodes. That, he said, will be the next major victory. [Full Article...]

How Apple Could Make Default Apps A Profit Machine, Like Google

How Apple Could Make Default Apps A Profit Machine, Like Google Apple has been touting its services business as a quickly growing segment of the company, noting that it expects that branch alone will soon be as large as a Fortune 500 company. Basically, this means that the analysis started out with the $1 billion payment in 2014, and then extrapolated for Google or Apple's growth in the relevant line items in the three years since then to come up with the $... [Full Article...]

British cyber researcher pleads not guilty to USA hacking charges

British cyber researcher pleads not guilty to USA hacking charges Hutchins, also known as MalwareTech, was arrested in Las Vegas earlier this month for his alleged role in creating and distributing malware that steals people's banking information. Prosecutors allege that before Hutchins won acclaim he created and distributed a malicious software called Kronos to steal banking passwords from unsuspecting computer users. [Full Article...]

Game Of Thrones Season 7: 'Eastwatch' Confirms Major Fan Theory

Many theorize that Rhaegar and Lyanna were somehow married, leaving Jon with a helluva strong claim for the Iron Throne since he wouldn't be considered a bastard anymore. But while we've already seen Lyanna in one of Bran's visions from the past, we're yet to see Rhaegar come to life on screen. It is now understood that Rhaegar kidnapped Lyanna and hid her away in Dorne, although what happene... [Full Article...]

ZTE Blade Z Max boasts dual rear cameras for only $129

ZTE Blade Z Max boasts dual rear cameras for only $129 For such a low, low price, you get a 6-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, and inside there's a huge 4,080 mAh battery, which is suppose to offer up to 31 hours of talk time. The Blade Z Max will come running Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, includes a headphone jack, and charges over USB-C. But the best might be yet to come, as the new ZTE Blade Z Max purportedly packs "top-of-the-line features... [Full Article...]

Become a Pikachu with Snapchat's new Pokemon filter

Become a Pikachu with Snapchat's new Pokemon filter Pokémon is making an entrance into the Snapchat game in the form of a filter with a familiar mascot. Snapchat says it will only be available for the "short term", but did not specify when the filter would disappear - so use it while you can. [Full Article...]

Reliance Jio holds maximum share of 41.01% in overall broadband segment: Trai

Reliance Jio holds maximum share of 41.01% in overall broadband segment: Trai Telecom subscriber base in India grew by about half a per cent to cross the 121 crore mark at June-end, with the mobile segment accounting for the lion's share of growth with a net addition of over 60 lakh customers. As for service area-wise growth in wireless subscribers , Jammu and Kashmir outdid other circles. The report added that the wireless tele-density percentage in India increased from... [Full Article...]

League of Legends Developer Loses Lawsuit to Soccer Player

League of Legends Developer Loses Lawsuit to Soccer Player Riots argument to the court of Netherlands was that players of League would recognise Striker Lucian as Lucian first and not Davids but this was not enough for the court and ruled in favour of Davids. According to a report on Dutch site Het Parool (Google translated ), Riot argued that the similarities between the skin and the real person weren't as great as Davids claimed, and that LoL playe... [Full Article...]

Game Of Thrones Fans Think They Saw Catelyn Stark's Ghost Haunting Winterfell

Can you spot the "ghost". While Arya and Brienne sparred - as Sansa watched from above - in Sunday's episode, one observant viewer thought they may have spotted Mama Stark returning to check up on her two daughters. If the figure is indeed Catelyn Stark's ghost, it could mean the show is picking up a key storyline from George RR Martin's novels that until now has been left alone. [Full Article...]

What to Look For When Buying Eclipse Glasses

What to Look For When Buying Eclipse Glasses If you're anxious about your camera, experts recommend you put your solar filter glasses over the lens and take pictures of the solar eclipse like that. On Aug. 21, Marylanders will get to see an nearly full eclipse of the sun. It takes a few seconds for this to happen, but afterwards you will see a spot as big as the solar surface you glimpsed when you look away from the sun at some other scene... [Full Article...]

Opera kills off its Max data-saving Android VPN

Opera kills off its Max data-saving Android VPN The company officially announced the news in a blog post . "The product had a substantially different value proposition than our browser products, and represented a different focus for Opera ". Even though it has been removed from the Play Store, it is still working server-side and there are no immediate plans to change that, and Opera (who are good eggs) have promised to give people notice ... [Full Article...]

Destiny 2 Might Come To Steam After All

Destiny 2 Might Come To Steam After All Secondly, if Destiny 1 was coming to PC, I am sure Bungie would have announced it by now, especially with Destiny 2 just a couple of months away from release. Clearly it hasn't happened, and we doubt it's going to happen any time soon - Destiny 2 is right around the corner and it's coming on the Blizzard app, so we'd be pretty stunned if Activision chose to launch the original on Steam right now. [Full Article...]

Mewtwo Has Finally Come To Pokemon GO

Mewtwo Has Finally Come To Pokemon GO Tweet Embed: https://twitter.com/mims/statuses/897022842138542081 Here my MEWTWO is! New data mined from Pokemon Go files has revealed that Mewtwo may be much closer than Trainers had anticipated with several new assets pointing towards the next Legendary Pokemon. [Full Article...]

Watch Out for Fake Eclipse Glasses

Watch Out for Fake Eclipse Glasses Solar eclipse glasses are flying off the shelves . If you're purchasing them for an event, they can be customized. But if you think just wearing your sunglasses is going to keep your eyes safe, you may want to think again. They are offering refunds to customers who might have purchased risky glasses. "The market is being flooded with counterfeits", he said. But reports are now suggesting th... [Full Article...]

Scientists unearth 91 volcanoes under Antarctic ice sheet

Scientists unearth 91 volcanoes under Antarctic ice sheet Researchers at Edinburgh University in the United Kingdom revealed a staggering 91 volcanoes, adding to the 47 others that had been discovered previously, with the highest as tall as the Eiger, which stands at nearly 4,000 metres, in Switzerland. [Full Article...]


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