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YouTube VR App With Theatre Mode Released By Google


Google Daydream View is finally here, and with the arrival of Google's mobile virtual reality headset comes its own take on everyone's favorite time sink, YouTube. Samsung's Gear VR, by comparison, already offers several games that can keep me busy for some time. Some, like the promotional app for Fantastic Beasts movie, are pretty fun and free. Read More »

North Carolina extends voting time in eight Durham County precincts


A hearing on the matter began at 6 p.m. ET. Durham is having "check-in software problems", the nonprofit group said . Motion passed to extend voting at two Durham County precincts 60 minutes. As long as they remain fifty feet from poll entrances, observers may pass out campaign materials, conduct polling, speak to voters and monitor and report voting concerns. Read More »

Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway: Not 'all' pollsters missed voters' true attitudes


Kellyanne Conway, Donald Trump's campaign manager, appeared to leave the door open as to whether the president-elect would make good on his promise to name a special prosecutor to investigate Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton . Trump shot back: "Because you'd be in jail". President Barack Obama could short-circuit the affair entirely, pardoning Clinton before he leaves office in January. Read More »

Student says man wearing "Trump" hat attacked her


In a statement , SDSU President Elliot Hirshman denounced the assault, calling hate crimes destructive to the spirit of the campus. Multiple reports of hate crimes against Muslims, Latinos, black people, and the LGBTQ community have already surfaced. Read More »

Souring on Sweet? Voters In 4 Cities Pass Soda Tax Measures


The November ballot will determine whether the California cities of Albany , Oakland and San Francisco , as well as Boulder, Colorado , will join them in adopting the anti-obesity policy. Mexico has also reported an astonishing plummet in soda consumption since implementing a soda tax in 2014 - something health officials hope will combat the country's burgeoning diabetes and obesity rates. Read More »

Fallout 4 mod support on PlayStation 4 is closing in


No exact release date for the update has been given just yet, though it is expected to come out before the end of the month. In a tweet yesterday, Bethesda confirmed that mod support for PS4 was finally coming, and that it'll arrive with the next title update. Read More »

Election sent millions to Facebook, Twitter, Google

Aside from the new tweet, Trump also updated his Twitter profile to read "President-elect of the United States", while his new header photo is an image of him and US vice president-elect Mike Pence. ET on Tuesday, far more than the 31 million messages sent on Election Day in 2012. "On the other side, a social media movement to express opposition to a Trump presidency arose around the theme "#blackout", with users "blacking out" their Twitter profile pictures, as well as Instagram and ... Read More »

PS4 Pro Review Roundup: What Technophiles Are Saying About Sony's Upgraded Console


This is for people that already own a 4K display or are about to make the shift. "Most consumers are better off waiting until more games get patched for the new system, and until Sony figures out its 4K media strategy". All existing PS4 games will work on the Pro , all pervious PS4 accessories will also be compatible to the new system. Sony is kicking things off with the launch of the PS4 Pro , their hyper-powered new PS4 that promises to deliver "resolutions up to 4K, HDR imaging ... Read More »

Pence 'grateful' for concerns expressed after campaign plane slides off runway


Pence, who had served six terms as a US congressman, was responding to critics who say Trump would look to be a big picture president, and delegate the day-to-day running of the country to his staff. "Mr. Trump did reach out to Governor Pence and is very glad everyone on board the plane is safe", the campaign said in a statement. He told the media of splattered mud on the front windows, giving an early indication that the plane had, in fact, skidded off the runway. Read More »

GoPro to recall about 2500 Karma drones


Yes, every part of the drone needs to be returned (including the Hero5 Black and Karma Grip, which aren't affected) for the refund. "GoPro deserves credit for acting so fast recalling Karma drones after a small number. "Safety is our top priority, GoPro founder and CEO Nicholas Woodman said". "To honour this commitment, we have recalled Karma until we resolve a performance issue related to a loss of power during operation". Read More »

SC approves Marcos burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani


He questioned the ruling that allows Marcos' be burial in LNMB. Maglana said they believe that the "rule of law" must prevail. In her dissenting opinion , Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno said Mr. Ilocos Gov. Imee Marcos immediately welcomed the SC ruling as she personally joined their family's supporters outside the SC compound. "Their family's refusal to take responsibility for atrocities of the regime is an insult to the Filipino people", Robredo wrote . Read More »

Andromeda Gets Its First Official Trailer


And technically, this new cast might never have known that Shepard came back to life after the events of the Mass Effect 2 opening. And how you're going to take up the mantle of Pathfinder, leading an expedition of humans to a new galaxy far beyond the one we all explored in the original trilogy? It was reported that a lot was revealed about the game , which gave fans a look at both the protagonist and antagonist of the latest installment, Gamespot learned. Read More »

Celebrate N7 Day with the New Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer!


A large portion of humanity are traveling upon the Arks "Hyperion" and "Nexus". Gian Garson, the person in the video whose name I may have misspelled, will be on the Nexus. At E3 in June, BioWare confirmed the game's protagonist would be called Ryder - later revealing that players would get to choose between a male and female Ryder, with the other appearing in the game as their sibling. Read More »

"It's good to be back", says Spurs ace Harry

The gunners took the lead after Spurs defender Kevin Wimmer headed Mesut Ozil's freekick into his own net, however Harry Kane converted a second half penalty which meant the points were shared. "We did well [against Arsenal], sometimes it is nice to freshen it up, do something different and new, we enjoyed it and I think it went well". "I felt it was a bit down to nervousness at the back too". Read More »

Tottenham impress in North London derby, earn point at Arsenal

Kane, who missed seven weeks with damaged ankle ligaments, scored from the penalty spot to give Spurs a point in the North London derby. Despite Spurs being on their longest unbeaten run in the league — 11 games — in more than 50 years they remain outside the top four. Read More »

'November nerves' for Arsenal as Spurs battle back to draw

On a day that Arsenal could go top and Tottenham could pull themselves into the top four, neither side made the most of their opportunities as it finished in a 1-1 draw. Wenger believes Liverpool and Chelsea have an advantage over Arsenal . " The penalty was harsh ", Wenger said, having described it earlier as "unlucky". Read More »

Europe no burden for Arsenal, says Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insisted Tottenham's formation did not unsettle his players. "The first game back is usually hard when the players come back at different times, but we have a lot of global players and we should be used to it by now". Read More »

Donald Trump rallies supporters in Sarasota


In one meta-moment, Trump held up a mask of his own face and remarked, "Nice set of hair". Also, the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Sunday its recent review of new Hillary Clinton emails still does not warrant criminal charges against her. Read More »

Russia BBC: Giant snowballs appear on Russian beach in Siberia

Giant snowballs have formed on the beach of Golf of Ob in Siberia. The balls of ice and snow range in size from just a few inches across to nearly three feet wide-and they number in the thousands . She added, "We all were very surprised". When they form in calmer waters, they often look more like pancakes or flattened discs. Snow rollers are another form of naturally occurring snowballs that can invade during winter months. Read More »

Clinton, Trump to campaign in Pennsylvania on Monday

Trump plans further stops in the final two days before the vote in Iowa, Michigan , Pennsylvania and Virginia - all of which have voted for Democratic candidates in recent elections. "You're going to be so happy". We're going to Colorado , where we're doing phenomenally well. Trump says unlike his Democratic rival, he doesn't need A-list celebrities to draw big crowds. Read More »

China pledges 18-percent carbon emissions cut by 2020


Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UNEP, said in a new release that while the Paris Agreement and the recent Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol to reduce hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), are steps in the right direction, the strong commitments are nevertheless still not enough. Read More »

Cubs players wave, take in scene as victory parade begins


Zobrist was named World Series MVP with a batting average of.357 and the Series-clinching RBI in the top of the 10th inning in Game 7. "I have had so many emotions", Cubs fan Allie Kutrubis told the Chicago Tribune on Friday. "You don't win the World Series on accident, you win the World Series because you have great people working together to achieve a goal", he said. "It happened, baby. Read More »

Paris climate change deal becomes international law

The agreement has been hailed as a "hugely important achievement" by Lord Turner, former head of the Government's advisory committee on climate change. Additionally, the agreement was aimed to strengthen the ability of countries to deal with the impacts of climate change. A major doubt looms over the process, however, as diplomats gear up for 11 days of talks in Morocco to discuss way of putting the agreement's political undertakings into practice. Read More »

Subscription-based Android apps will offer cheaper introductory plans


Now, Google wants to further support this business model by letting developers set introductory prices for their subscription services from the Play Store. When we'll see the effects of this update is unclear - Android Police recently reported some design changes on the Play Store for select users, but these are mostly cosmetic. Read More »

Don't Buy the New Call of Duty on Windows 10 Store


I wouldn't normally seek to influence your purchasing decision , but a recent update to the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Windows 10 FAQ at Activision Support has revealed a pretty damning little quirk of this specific version. Tomorrow Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare lands on store shelves, and tomorrow is also when we're allowed to talk about it extensively in our review , so look forward to that. Read More »