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PlayStation Surprise Releases Erica, A New Live-Action Interactive Thriller For PS4
During the Opening Night Live stream from Gamescom 2019, PlayStation released a new trailer for Erica, a live-action interactive thriller for PS4. Erica focuses…
Aug 19, 2019 23:58 UTC Technology Read More

Cramer Remix: The amusement park stock that'll bring income to your portfolio
CNBC's Jim Cramer on Monday offered a recommendation on the stocks of two of the most recognizable amusement parks across the United States. After facing…
Aug 19, 2019 23:56 UTC Business Read More

Chinese smartphone brands such as Oppo are winning in Southeast Asia
The deep-pocketed Chinese smartphone players are driving into emerging markets, leveraging the same kind of strategies they used to gain market share at…
Aug 19, 2019 23:45 UTC Gadgets Read More

After a DNA test, I completely changed my diet
Seeing the evidence related to only me, and not a generic note, brought the message home - personalised nutrition could cut public spending on health care.
Aug 19, 2019 23:43 UTC Nutrition Read More

Watch the Xbox Gamescom event in 14 minutes
Microsoft loves to use Gamescom as a vehicle for its post-E3 news, and it had plenty on offer for the 2019 event -- even for PlayStation fans. PUBG added...
Aug 19, 2019 23:32 UTC Technology Read More

Apple is spending $6 billion on original shows and trying to beat Disney+ to market, reports FT
Apple has spent more than $6 billion on original TV shows and movies for its forthcoming Apple TV+ *service*, according to a Financial Times report on Monday.
Aug 19, 2019 23:30 UTC Technology Read More

PG&E stock plunges as $18 billion in Tubbs fire claims return to haunt it
Fallout from the deadly Tubbs fire, which hit Northern California in 2017 and pushed PG&E toward bankruptcy, has returned to plague the utility.
Aug 19, 2019 23:29 UTC Business Read More

The coolest you should keep your house is 78 degrees, federal program recommends
Energy Star also said you should set your thermostat to 82 degrees when you're sleeping.
Aug 19, 2019 23:25 UTC Business Read More

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé: The Good, the Bad, and Can You Pay My Bills?
There's a lot to love about eating healthier—but the cost isn't one of them; a point that has been roundly driven home to me, as I've attempted to comply with 22…
Aug 19, 2019 23:25 UTC Nutrition Read More

Call for crackdown on junk food price deals to tackle obesity
The first minister has been urged to restrict price promotions on food and drinks high in fat, sugar and salt to help fight Scotland's obesity "crisis". Health groups…
Aug 19, 2019 23:14 UTC Health Read More

AI Bot Writes Batman Movie Script, and the First Page Is Pretty Hilarious
A writer forced a bot to watch a bunch of Batman movies, then had it write a truly insane and hilarious script page for a Batman movie of its.
Aug 19, 2019 23:13 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Asia stocks edge higher as China debuts new loan prime rates
Stocks in Asia mostly traded higher Tuesday morning as minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting were released. The People's Bank of China…
Aug 19, 2019 23:05 UTC Markets Read More

Farmington nutritional supplement company Ultimate Nutrition shuts down, employees terminated upon arriving fo
Ultimate Nutrition, a Farmington nutritional supplement company, and a related company abruptly shut down over the weekend. Employees arriving for work…
Aug 19, 2019 23:00 UTC Nutrition Read More

PrideStaff Louisville Staffing and Employment Agency Under New Ownership
PrideStaff, a national, franchised staffing organization, is pleased to announce that its Louisville staffing and employment agency is under new ownership and…
Aug 19, 2019 22:59 UTC Jobs Read More

The Smart Way Into Emerging-Market Investing
Here's a stunning fact: Since the start of the year, the S&P index of U.S. stocks has outperformed its emerging market counterpart by a full 15 percentage points.
Aug 19, 2019 22:59 UTC Markets Read More

Respawn CEO apologizes for devs who insulted Apex Legends fans
An Apex Legends event featuring expensive cosmetic items kicked off a controversy that ended with angry players lashing out at the developers in a forum.
Aug 19, 2019 22:51 UTC Technology Read More

General Electric’s Insurance Regulators Call Markopolos Report ‘Fairly Simplistic’
The Kansas Insurance Department's news release says it takes allegations of fraud seriously, but adds that the Markopolos report doesn't take all information…
Aug 19, 2019 22:51 UTC Business Read More

If You're Running to Lose Weight, Here's How Long (and How Hard) Your Runs Should Be
When you're running to lose weight, trying to make every run as effective as possible, exactly how long should your runs be? Long, slower-pace runs and.
Aug 19, 2019 22:44 UTC Health Read More

Heat shield just 10 atoms thick to protect electronic devices: Atomically thin heat shields could be up to 50000 times thinner than current insulating materials in cell phones and laptops
Atomically thin materials could create heat-shields for cell phones or laptops that would protect people and temperature-sensitive components and make future…
Aug 19, 2019 22:39 UTC Gadgets Read More

Why Athletes Say Resilience and Getting Mentally Tough Matter
If you want to be physically strong and on top of your game, you need mental fortitude and resilience, top athletes, their coaches, and sports psychologists say.
Aug 19, 2019 22:38 UTC Mental-Health Read More

The five technical challenges Cerebras overcame in building the first trillion transistor chip
Superlatives abound at Cerebras, the until-today stealthy next-generation silicon chip company looking to make training a deep learning model as quick as…
Aug 19, 2019 22:38 UTC Business Read More

GE financials are old news: Former Vice Chair Bob Wright on Markopolos report
GE's former Vice Chairman Bob Wright says the financial issues alleged by Harry Markopolos are old news.“Most everything that was alleged has already been…
Aug 19, 2019 22:37 UTC Business Read More

A generational shift in consumer tastes is a boon for these retailers, Jim Cramer says
CNBC's Jim Cramer said Monday that the American consumer is thriving and that retailers can court their business if they have two things going for themselves:…
Aug 19, 2019 22:32 UTC Business Read More

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