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Author: 0 Splatoon 2 Is the Best Reason to Own a Switch Since Zelda

The intuitive mechanics are still as addictive as the first time around, but a larger number of maps and the addition of Salmon Run cements Splatoon 2 as an excellent standalone value. In Turf Wars - the game's main competitive multiplayer mode - two teams of four players compete to cover as much of the map with their color of paint before time runs out.

Sci-tech Google unveils Hire, a recruiting app for SMBs using G Suite
Author: 0 Google unveils Hire, a recruiting app for SMBs using G Suite

At the end of the day, that adds up. Intended for small-to-medium-sized businesses, Hire also keeps track of candidates that made an impression but didn't make the cut, allowing employers to find "silver medal" applicants easier if another position suddenly opens up.

Sci-tech Users report OnePlus5 phones malfunction when dialing 911
Author: 0 Users report OnePlus5 phones malfunction when dialing 911

Over the last few days, a small but growing number of OnePlus 5 users have claimed that upon dialing "911" or "999" - numbers designated for emergency services in the US and United Kingdom, respectively - their phones have rebooted prior to the call going through.

Sci-tech An Adorable Floating Robot Is Helping Astronauts on the ISS
Author: 0 An Adorable Floating Robot Is Helping Astronauts on the ISS

Japan's space agency has for the first time released photos and videos taken on the International Space Station by its resident robot drone, which can be remote-controlled from Earth . There's also a huge lag between the astronauts capturing the images and sending them to the crew on Earth. Int-Ball can help meet the objective of adding automation to both intra-and-extra vehicular experiments, too.

Sci-tech Destiny 2 PS4 Beta Starts
Author: 0 Destiny 2 PS4 Beta Starts

PS4 gamers that pre-ordered the game will be able to jump online from 10am PDT on July 18. Over the last few weeks, Bungie has been revealing more and more about the beta. PlayStation 4 players will need 15 GB of free space to pre-load Destiny 2 , while Xbox One players will need 12.8 GB, as reported by GameSpot .

Author: 0 Samsung will mine defunct Note 7 handsets for rare materials

Now Samsung is planning to recover some by recycling the parts of the returned units. Sales of Galaxy S8 - a strategic smartphone released by South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co.in April - has outperformed its predecessor, presenting a rosy outlook that the world's largest smartphone maker is on course to recovering its reputation after the Galaxy Note 7 setback previous year.

Sci-tech Army Major shot dead by jawan in J&K
Author: 0 Army Major shot dead by jawan in J&K

The deceased, an officer of Major rank, was shot dead by a jawan of the counter-insurgency force Rashtriya Rifles. Major Thapa belonged to 71 Armoured Regiment but was now attached with 8 Rashtriya Rifles, Indian Army's elite counter-insurgency unit deployed in the Uri sector, located close to the Line of Control (LoC).

Sci-tech Xiaomi Mi Max 2 launches for Rs 16999; key specifications, features
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Max 2 launches for Rs 16999; key specifications, features

Mi Max 2 gets a price of Rs 16,999 in India, and there's only one variant this time: 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The Adreno 506 GPU (inside the Mi Max 2 ) is good, just not better than the Adreno 510 inside last year's Mi Max, meaning, although the Mi Max 2 should handle basic games well, GPU-intensive games would still leave you a something to be desired.

Sci-tech Hyundai i30: Hotter Design Spells Doom For Honda Civic
Author: 0 Hyundai i30: Hotter Design Spells Doom For Honda Civic

Thomas Schmid, Chief Operating Officer, Hyundai Motor Europe told reporters at a launch event in Dusseldorf, Germany that more buyers are moving towards SUVs and Crossovers as the C-Segment in European countries is a bit "boring". After the long wait, we finally got to see how the new 2018 Hyundai i30 Fastback model will look like. At the rear, the triangular third brake light in the new glossy black spoiler and the double muffler exhaust underline the sporty stance of this hatchback.

Sci-tech FORECAST: Storm chances shrink as heat builds this week
Author: 0 FORECAST: Storm chances shrink as heat builds this week

Highs will be hotter in the low 90s for the Upstate and upper 80s in the mountains. An excessive heat watch has been issued for Wyandotte County for noon Tuesday , July 18, through 8 p.m. Tonight , it will be clear with a low of 74 and a south southeast wind of 3 to 6 miles per hour, according to the weather service. The humid weather does not back down this week.

Sci-tech WhatsApp now testing an In App Youtube playback for Videos
Author: 0 WhatsApp now testing an In App Youtube playback for Videos

However that is expected to change in the future. The update bumps the app's version 2.17.40 and adds features like pinned chats, ability to share all file types and more. But that is about to change as WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new feature that will let users play the YouTube videos within the app. It is available for iPhone Beta testers.

Sci-tech Kuwait: Not about time to curb oil production in Libya, Nigeria
Author: 0 Kuwait: Not about time to curb oil production in Libya, Nigeria

Output cuts from producing countries coordinated by OPEC have been stymied by rising output from Libya and Nigeria , which are exempt. Still, US shale oil production was forecast to rise for the eighth consecutive month, climbing 112,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 5.585 million bpd in August.

Sci-tech United Kingdom adult websites face £250000 fines
Author: 0 United Kingdom adult websites face £250000 fines

An NSPCC spokesperson told Alphr: "Watching online pornography can have a deeply damaging effect on children and teenagers development, both in how they think and behave". By April 2018, websites that make pornographic content available to United Kingdom users for commercial purposes-even if they are not based in the United Kingdom -will be legally required to install age verification controls, the BBC reported .

Sci-tech Police officer mown down by 'suspicious vehicle' close to White House
Author: 0 Police officer mown down by 'suspicious vehicle' close to White House

The officer and driver of the auto suffered minor injuries. The Capitol Police officer was transported to the hospital where he was treated for minor injuries and released, said police spokeswoman Eva Malecki in an email to WTOP . Sponsored Content: Questions about moving to the cloud? Police used explosives to open the vehicle's trunk and, after a long investigation that disrupted traffic, determined that there was nothing suspicious inside.

Sci-tech Netflix's surprising subscriber growth pushes stock higher
Author: 0 Netflix's surprising subscriber growth pushes stock higher

Cantor Fitzgerald raised their price objective on shares of Netflix from $165.00 to $190.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 6th. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was originally published by BNB Daily and is owned by of BNB Daily. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright and trademark laws.

Sci-tech Ashley Madison reaches tentative settlement in class-action suit
Author: 0 Ashley Madison reaches tentative settlement in class-action suit

Ashley Madison , the online "dating" website for married people looking to have an affair, has a proposed settlement worth $11.2m with users exposed in the huge data breach it suffered back in 2015. It claims that the account credentials were not verified for accuracy and some may have been created using other individuals' information. Ruby also spent millions of dollars to bolster its security and improve user privacy.

Sci-tech Elon Musk says artificial intelligence is humanity's 'biggest risk'
Author: 0 Elon Musk says artificial intelligence is humanity's 'biggest risk'

However, Musk seems to be cautioning that we need to know what we're getting into and be prepared to control it properly. Musk feels that artificial intelligence is one of those cases in which one should be proactive with regulations and not reactive because by the time people react, it will be too late.

Sci-tech Microsoft reveals first Windows Server Insider Build
Author: 0 Microsoft reveals first Windows Server Insider Build

Microsoft announced the long-overdue Windows 10 app today. This is without a doubt, this could only cause more confusion among users, especially because in some parts of the world, like the southern hemisphere, the Redstone 3 update would see daylight during the spring.

Sci-tech Price: Insurers' opposition to GOP health bill 'perplexing'
Author: 0 Price: Insurers' opposition to GOP health bill 'perplexing'

Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) guardedly offered support given that the legislation contains a version of an amendment they presented. Specified disease insurance is a kind of insurance that provides benefit for only a single disease, such as cancer, or for a group of diseases.