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Research Agents of Mayhem Tips to Get You Started
Author: 0 Agents of Mayhem Tips to Get You Started

Agents of Mayhem includes 12 unique characters, each of which have their own weapons, specialisations, skills and upgrades, special moves and motivation for fighting LEGION. Explore the futuristic city of Seoul with a team of three interchangeable agents, each with their own distinct look, sense of humour, weapons, and skillset, with only one aim: to destroy LEGION, its operatives and their vile plans to take over the world.

Research North Korean tensions put Americans on tiny Guam in crosshairs
Author: 0 North Korean tensions put Americans on tiny Guam in crosshairs

Guam Homeland Security and Office of Civil Defense released a two-page fact sheet on social media and its website . Asked if the USA was going to war, he said cryptically, "I think you know the answer to that". South Korea's President Moon Jae-in is scheduled to meet with US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford on Monday, according to an official with South Korea's Presidential Office.

Author: 0 Packard, Not Picard - HPE supercomputer heads to space, the final frontier

SpaceX plans another launch, this one from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, on August 24 to boost an Earth observation satellite into orbit for Taiwan, followed by the launch of a solid-fuel Orbital ATK Minotaur rocket from Cape Canaveral on August 25 carrying a military satellite.

Research Apple working with insurer Aetna to discount Apple Watches for customers
Author: 0 Apple working with insurer Aetna to discount Apple Watches for customers

The relatively exclusive meeting occurred in California, and was led by Apple's Myoung Cha , who's official title is "Special Projects, Health", according to CNBC , which cites three unidentified people privy to the meeting. The report comes as a more health-conscious population turns to technology to monitor fitness. According to a report from research firm Strategy Analytics, Apple had shipped 3.5 million Watches for the first quarter of 2017, up from 2.2 million units in 2016.

Research It's costing Google billions for prime position on iOS
Author: 0 It's costing Google billions for prime position on iOS

Confirming prior estimates, court documents from a year ago showed that Google paid Apple $1 billion in traffic acquisition costs (TAC) related to its place as the default search engine in iOS. There are about a dozen open positions for data scientists working with Siri, and at least two that will focus on crunching numbers in real-time in Spotlight Suggestions, which shows suggestions from the Internet, iTunes, and the App Store, movie showtimes, and nearby locations, among other locations.

Research Sapphire Radeon RX Vega 64 Pictured, Features Liquid Cooling Mechanism
Author: 0 Sapphire Radeon RX Vega 64 Pictured, Features Liquid Cooling Mechanism

In all these three benchmarks the upcoming Vega 64 is able to outperform the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 but it's still pretty far away from the flagship GTX 1080 Ti. While the RX Vega 64 cards are available today, the RX Vega 56 cards are expected sometime around the beginning of September. Moreover, the clock speeds reported by 3DMark are peak clocks, meaning that the AMD Radeon RX Vega - as well as the other graphics cards - may have been overclocked during these tests.

Research Josh Jackson named Hokies starting quarterback
Author: 0 Josh Jackson named Hokies starting quarterback

Jackson began the preseason competing with junior-college transfer AJ Bush and true freshman Hendon Hooker . "He showed us that that's really important to him and those factors combined altogether", added Hokies offensive coordinator Brad Cornelson.

Research David Tennant Returning For Season 2 of 'Jessica Jones'
Author: 0 David Tennant Returning For Season 2 of 'Jessica Jones'

Entertainment Weekly revealed that Kilgrave is maybe not quite as killed or in a grave as we thought Monday with a photo of Tennant and Krysten Ritter together on the set of the Marvel series, which is set to return early next year. Speaking in 2016 , showrunner Melissa Rosenberg (who also helmed serial killer drama Dexter) initially sought to dispel rumours of a return for Tennant's character "Sure, when you have David Tennant, you want him around forever".

Research Uber's Kalanick Says Benchmark Suit Should Go to Arbitration
Author: 0 Uber's Kalanick Says Benchmark Suit Should Go to Arbitration

Two of the three extra seats are vacant (Kalanick took one after vacating the CEO's seat), meaning the board sits at nine now, but Kalanick has been actively involved in trying to fill the other two spots. Uber's board voted a little more than a week ago for the Dragoneer deal to move forward. There have also been various reports about SoftBank and the possibility of the Japanese investment firm buying up shares.

Research NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty in US
Author: 0 NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty in US

Hutchins, who normally lives in the United Kingdom, has been detained in the U.S. since early August after the Def Con hacking conference in Las Vegas. Hutchins, also known as MalwareTech, is accused of creating and distributing the banking trojan between July 2014 and July 2015 alongside another defendant, who has not been named and is at large.

Research The World's Largest Volcanic System Is Under The Antarctic Ice
Author: 0 The World's Largest Volcanic System Is Under The Antarctic Ice

Dr Robert Bingham, from the University of Edinburgh, said the detection of the volcanoes could help them understand other rift systems. The volcanoes in the region range in height from 100 meters to 3,850 meters tall. The finding unseats east Africa as the area of the world with the highest concentration of volcanoes. Because these volcanoes are buried under kilometres of ice, it's unlikely they could pose a direct immediate threat to anything on the Antarctic surface - but if one were to ...

Research Local science organizations offer help to prepare for the solar eclipse
Author: 0 Local science organizations offer help to prepare for the solar eclipse

The best of the apps are the Smithsonian's Eclipse 2017 and Eclipse Safari , which offer science history, and best practices for why you need to wear your solar glasses during the time of totality, respectively. Homemade filters and ordinary sunglasses don't provide enough protection for looking at the sun or the eclipse. If Aug. 21 comes and you don't have an approved eclipse viewer, you can always make a free and relatively simple device, like the "vastly under-appreciated" pinhole ...

Research Nintendo Gets Sued Over The Switch's Controllers
Author: 0 Nintendo Gets Sued Over The Switch's Controllers

Gamevice is demanding Nintendo to stop selling the Switch , cover all the costs related to the lawsuit , and pay damages for infringing the patent. Following a legal battle over Nintendo's 3DS, the gaming company is going back to court - this time for the Switch's Joy-cons. Gamevice's controllers are usable on tablets and they come with two separate controllers on the front, which are connected by a flexible band on the rear side.

Research LG V30 to feature upgraded unlock features for quicker and easier access
Author: 0 LG V30 to feature upgraded unlock features for quicker and easier access

Floating Bar is a transparent on-screen bar that offers quick access to frequently used features. LG V30 can also be unlocked via face or fingerprint recognition functions as well as knocking on the phone. With its new Graphy feature, users can choose from a variety of professional shots from the Graphy website, which LG will create together with professional photographers.

Research Justin Bieber Looked for Love on a Gym's Instagram-Here's What Happened
Author: 0 Justin Bieber Looked for Love on a Gym's Instagram-Here's What Happened

She posted a screen shot of the initial message as well. Maxim have reported Jessica is 22 years old and manages the front desk at the gym, as well as working as a trainer there. It emerged that she is the Dutch-born Cindy Kimberly, who was 17-years-old at the time and living in Spain. Meanwhile her gym, Fitness on Broughton , is relishing in the attention, and enjoying the boost from a meagre 73 Instagram followers to well over 1,000 in the space of a couple days.

Research Rhode Islander heading south for best view of solar eclipse
Author: 0 Rhode Islander heading south for best view of solar eclipse

But in the so-called " path of totality " where Levesque is headed, spanning from OR to SC, viewers will be able to see the total eclipse in all its glory. Never look directly at the sun without eye protection, even briefly. The American Astronomical Society , a NASA partner, has verified that these manufacturers are making eclipse glasses and handheld solar viewers that meet the ISO 12312-2 global standard for such products.

Research Proper eye protection needed for viewing the eclipse
Author: 0 Proper eye protection needed for viewing the eclipse

The legitimate glasses, which offer no views outside the eclipse, carry their own hazards, however. The program examines what eclipses are, how and when they occur. Amazon is sending emails to customers who bought certain solar eclipse glasses from a third-party seller, recommending to the buyers to not use them.

Research Amazon recalls solar eclipse glasses
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Inspect solar filters before use. "Look for ISO 12312-2 to be printed on the product". Eclipse watchers in the 60 to 70-mile wide "path of totality" that will cut through much of the middle USA could briefly look directly at the eclipse without protection when the moon fully covers the sun.

Research Google employees harassed online after engineer's gender gap memo
Author: 0 Google employees harassed online after engineer's gender gap memo

James Damore shared a 10-page document internally at Google suggesting that the prevalence of men in the tech sector had at least something to do with biology. "I think what's really inspiring is they did this on their own - basically", Johnson added. This is hurting minority Googlers because it creates the perception that they are less qualified.

Research Businesses scramble to order more eclipse glasses
Author: 0 Businesses scramble to order more eclipse glasses

There is no location in Florida where you'll see 100 percent of the sun obscured by the moon - a total solar eclipse . In less than a fortnight, the moon is going to totally cover the sun. That is why it is important to use solar filters, or eclipse glasses. NASA's eclipse website has more safety tips as well as a list of approved, reputable makers of safe eclipse glasses put together by the American Astronomical Society.

Research Tesla in talks to test self-driving trucks in Nevada
Author: 0 Tesla in talks to test self-driving trucks in Nevada

The firm has a 50-day moving average of $341.13 and a 200-day moving average of $307.07. This will allow the firm to bring the Model Y to market much sooner than was originally anticipated, and will also slash R&D costs. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . The company's stock price has increased by 67 percent this year, and it is widely expected that bond investors will show the electric vehicle company ...

Research Here's how you can see the Perseid Meteor Shower Saturday night
Author: 0 Here's how you can see the Perseid Meteor Shower Saturday night

In dark skies away from city lights you may see up to 40-50 meteors per hour. However, "The Perseids will be a little more hard to see due to the presence of the moon, which will be three-quarters full and will rise shortly before the shower hits its peak", Space.com quoted Cooke.

Research Elon Musk's AI bot beats world-class gamers at Dota 2
Author: 0 Elon Musk's AI bot beats world-class gamers at Dota 2

While its actions per minute aren't any better than that of an average flesh-and-bone player, the choices make a huge difference. Check out the gameplay the bot shows off - with players even saying that it plays in a very human-like manner.

Research Safety Tips for Watching the Solar Eclipse
Author: 0 Safety Tips for Watching the Solar Eclipse

The total eclipse will only be visible in a narrow 67-mile stretch of the country running from OR to SC. The longest total eclipse of the sun of this century triggered tourist fever in Asia as astronomy enthusiasts from home and overseas flocked to watch the event The eclipse was visible from within a narrow corridor that begins in India and crosses through Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar and China.

Research LG V30: 6 Reasons to Wait & 4 Reasons Not to
Author: 0 LG V30: 6 Reasons to Wait & 4 Reasons Not to

The Life's Good crew has already confirmed that the V30, its next flagship smartphone , will debut on August 31 and that it will have an impressive camera , but apparently it might not be the only handset seeing the lime light on that big day.

Research Trump tells Guam governor: 'We are with you 1000 percent'
Author: 0 Trump tells Guam governor: 'We are with you 1000 percent'

This is not to say that North Korea will not respond to President Trump's remarks with plenty of blood-curdling threats, but it is important to note that the threat universally cited by the mainstream media as Kim Jong-un's terrifying push back against Trump's bluster was, in fact, a threat issued for entirely different reasons - both of them involving American military forces located on USA soil.