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by | January 23, 2018 | 17:22

Aside from the hubs, Facebook will partner with Freeformers to train 300,000 people across the European Union in the UK, France, Germany, Poland, Italy, and Spain. The company will use its Community Boost EU program to work closely with small business owners, providing in-person training for 100,000 SMBs and online training for a further 250,000.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:15

That, in turn, means that flicks could become a standard unit of time - if not on your wristwatch, then in the visual arts. "When working creating visual effects for film, television, and other media, it is common to run simulations or other time-integrating processes which subdivide a single frame of time into a fixed, integer number of subdivisions", the post states.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:16

The company claims it to be one of the best gaming consoles for 4K gaming. It's a break from the company's usual wait time that saw the Xbox One S release almost a year and a half after the rest of the world and original Xbox One hitting the country nearly a year after everywhere else.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:52

NASA ASTRONAUT Jeanette Epps , who was expected to become the first black crew member to live on board the International Space Station, was unexpectedly pulled from her June flight. The post has since been removed. Henry Epps wrote. "We have lost all of the gains we gained over the past 40 years in one year? No more!" he wrote in the post.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:23

After a shaky start , Google's pairing of Chrome OS and Android apps has progressed enough to make Google Play support something of a deal breaker for many Chromebook buyers. Either way, the laptop's hinge opens a full 180-degrees for groups to gather round. The device has a finless design, a battery life of up to 12 hours' use and supports Google Play.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:12

It'll cost the same $349 it debuted with and go up for pre-order this coming Friday. HomePod will be available in Apple Stores and at select Apple Authorised Resellers, including Best Buy in the US; Argos, Dixons Carphone (Currys PC World), John Lewis, Shop Direct (Very and Littlewoods), EE and Apple Premium Resellers in the United Kingdom; and The Good Guys, Harvey Norman, JB Hi-Fi, Myer and Telstra in Australia, beginning Friday, February 9.

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:32

For the Patriots' Tom Brady and Bill Belichick it will be their eighth Super Bowl appearance - they're now 5-2 in previous league championship games. "I'm just so proud of everyone on our team, we made so many great plays". New England's early struggles offered Grant the opportunity to add some highlights to his film.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:07

After the Eagles defeated the Vikings in the NFC Championship, a Bud Light spokesperson told CBS Sports-Philadelphia that they are working on a deal to assure Philadelphia residents free beer via Bud Light should the Eagles defeat Tom Brady and Co.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:41

She says, "The night before we made the cookies we were hanging out with some friends and talking about the tide pod challenge and the dangers associated with it and one of our friends made the comment, 'Why don't you make a cookie and we can promote the idea of, not to put things in your mouth that are not edible'".

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:15

Some of the cool, more subtle features of Android 8 .1 are still rolling out weeks after the first significant update to Oreo was released. When you're surrounded by public Wi-Fi networks, it's almost impossible to tell which is fastest without connecting to each one, conducting a speed test, and dutifully recording the results.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:01

The moon will pass through Earth's shadow to give viewers in the right location a total lunar eclipse . A blue moon - which occur about every 2½ years - is another term for the second full moon in a single calendar month. A super blue blood moon happens when three different lunar events happen at once - a supermoon, a blue moon and a blood moon combining to offer sky gazers a triple whammy of lunar treats.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:48

SpaceX had previously requested a new static fire date for Falcon Heavy on Monday, January 22 (today), a date that is now clearly going to move right for at least as long as the government lacks funding for basic launch operations. What's more, SpaceX and the Air Force told The Verge that all launch operations, not just the static fire, will be affected until the civilian employees of the 45th Space Wing can get back to work.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:36

Check back often for updates on this developing story . Ryen Russillo of ESPN went a step further noting that Kidd's relationship with rehabbing star Jabari Parker was in a less than ideal place too. The somewhat unexpected move - which came on the 50th anniversary of the N.B.A. awarding a franchise to Milwaukee - leaves a team now in line for the eighth playoff seed in the Eastern Conference looking for a new coach who can get more out of a talent-laden roster led by Antetokounmpo.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:56

The specific Mustang that was auctioned is VIN 001 of the new Bullitt . The new Ford Mustang Bullitt may have been the hottest sports vehicle at the Detroit Auto Show , but a pair of Chevrolet Corvettes left it in the dust in the desert.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:49

Yuji Naka has been a major name in game development since he joined SEGA in 1983. Today, via Twitter of course, Yuji Naka has announced that he has joined Final Fantasy developer and publisher, Square Enix . What kind of game would you like to see Naka tackle at Square Enix? We don't know exactly what role the veteran developer will have, but he promises he'll be having a hands-on influence wherever Square Enix choose to place him.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:38

Intel says that it has root-caused the issue on Haswell and Broadwell systems and that it has already issued a version of the fix to hardware partners , which are now testing it. Intel pumped the brakes on updates to some of its processors Monday, telling phone and computer makers as well as users to stop updating systems until Intel finishes investigating why the patches were causing devices to reboot unexpectedly.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:55

The league's suspension is a clear warning to other players to stay professional and not be hateful or else they'll risk losing out on vital time playing with their teams. "The Overwatch League takes standards of player behavior seriously, whether during league play or otherwise, and is committed to responding swiftly when violations occur", the league said in a statement.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:54

An update to the immersive game Minecraft: Education Edition , created to engage students in chemistry through virtual experimentation and other tasks. In the coming months, the suite will get a dictation feature so students can write papers using their voice. Teacher training . Free teacher training, in-person or virtual, will be available on how to use Microsoft tech in the classroom after schools purchase certain Microsoft 365 Education software licenses, not including the still-free ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:46

The fighting in Dragon Ball FighterZ is just as fun as it looks. Using the power of the Unreal engine and the talented team at Arc System Works, DRAGON BALL FighterZ is a visual tour-de-force. Her special move, appropriately named "Tasting Cut", has her latching on to her opponent and draining their energy. Android 21 appears to have a fairly decent reach thanks to her long tail that can reach far outwards or go underground and also has some dramatic supers and other attacks fitting ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:50

While the overall state of wireless speeds in the U.S. Compared to a year ago , when T-Mobile and Verizon were neck and neck for 4G LTE download speed - 16.65 Mbps and 16.89 Mbps, respectively - T-Mobile pulled ahead with an average download speed of 19.42 Mbps compared to 17.77 Mbps on Verizon.