• Chargers fire head coach Mike McCoy after four seasons
Chargers fire head coach Mike McCoy after four seasons

The team says it will start the search for a new head coach immediately. The Chargers followed by defeating Cincinnati in the wild-card round before falling to division rival Denver, whom McCoy served as offensive coordinator for before coming to San Diego.

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  • Amazon patent hints at floating warehouses in the sky
Amazon patent hints at floating warehouses in the sky

Yes, it sounds like something out of a science-fiction movie. It could become a reality, as Amazon has received a patent for "aerial fulfillment centers , " according to Inverse . Now, Amazon .com Inc. may have come up with a clever solution for this problem: a flying drone fortress. Rather than build fulfillment centers on the ground, Amazon...

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  • Brokers Ratings on: Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR)
Brokers Ratings on: Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR)

Murphy Capital Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Frontier Communications Corp. during the second quarter valued at about $106,000. Now shares have been rated as "Buy" from Analysts. Moreover, Advisory Network Llc has 0% invested in Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) for 876 shares. The Keystone Project consists of 377 unpatente...

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  • Google Doodle celebrates Charles Macintosh, inventor of the raincoat
Google Doodle celebrates Charles Macintosh, inventor of the raincoat

Google wrote on their Doodle page , "it's a wonder how the weatherbeaten Brits coped before Scottish chemist Charles Macintosh invented his eponymous waterproof coat ". Waterproof materials was not the only invention by Macintosh. It was only when fellow scientist Thomas Hancock improved upon the efficiency of the material by adding more rubber i...

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  • Apple terms AirPods 'a run away success' but supply constraints persist
Apple terms AirPods 'a run away success' but supply constraints persist

But that's all anecdotal, since the product's availability is limited by how many units Apple was able to get off the assembly line before launch and how quickly it's now able to make more of them. Apple did not respond to a request for more details on the AirPods' sales figures, nor on whether it would highlight the AirPods during its coming ea...

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  • Samsung Galaxy A 2017 phones to launch in India by January-end
Samsung Galaxy A 2017 phones to launch in India by January-end

The 2017 series of Galaxy A phones will reportedly come with a number of changes compared to the A series phones this year. As you can see in this media invite attached in this story, Samsung has clearly mentioned about Galaxy A 2017 edition, and the venue is not visible, though it is shown that, it is held somewhere in Kuala Lumpur.

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  • PlayStation Plus Free Games Lineup For January 2017
PlayStation Plus Free Games Lineup For January 2017

PlayStation Plus subscribers on the PS4 will be getting their hands on Day of Tentacle Remastered and This War of Mine: The Little Ones . Looking ahead to next year, he hopes to make it a year that delivers "amazing software" to take advantage of the new hardware.

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  • Windows 10 Adding New Mode to Boost PC Game Performance
Windows 10 Adding New Mode to Boost PC Game Performance

It appears that Microsoft is working on a "Game Mode" for Windows 10 that will improve performance while playing games. "Looks like Windows will adjust its resource allocation logic (for GPU / Gfx etc.) to prioritize the "Game" when running in 'Game Mode'".

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  • Mario Kart 64 drifts into Wii U's Virtual Console store
Mario Kart 64 drifts into Wii U's Virtual Console store

However, this version does not have the ghost data feature, as Wii U can not use N64's Controller Paks. I was the embarrassingly bad driver among my group. Mario Kart 64 making its way to Nintendo's latest console marks an important milestone for the Wii U. Unfortunately for you (and Nintendo), if you don't own the system already, you'll have a h...

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  • Holiday Boxes, Christmas event & discounted items surprise fans
Holiday Boxes, Christmas event & discounted items surprise fans

This facility will be available till January 3, 2017. The last update of the year for Niantic's Pokemon GO adds a couple of item packs, which will be available for a limited time to those playing the game during holidays. They were happy with the Christmas event and now they are simply elated because of abundance of surprises. The game's make...

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  • Tunisia arrests Berlin terror attack suspect's nephew
Tunisia arrests Berlin terror attack suspect's nephew

The interior ministry statement said Amri's nephew - the son of his sister - had confessed that he had communicated with his uncle via the encrypted chat application Telegram to evade security surveillance. German investigators are now focusing on whether Amri had help from accomplices. The suspect opened fire at two police officers who had...

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  • Rahul Gandhi Dharamsala rally: 10 things he said
Rahul Gandhi Dharamsala rally: 10 things he said

PM Modi has been urging the public of the nation to use mobile banking and other technology-related services in an effort to go cashless and curb the hoarding of black money. He alleged that Income Tax raids revealed "Sahara group paid off Narendra Modiji nine times in six months" starting 2013. BJP unit under the new Delhi chief Manoj Tiwari, di...

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  • Google sued over employee novel-writing rules
Google sued over employee novel-writing rules

The case is Doe v. Google Inc, California Superior Court, San Francisco County, number not immediately available. He claims that "Google's policies violate labor laws that say employees must be allowed to discuss workplace conditions, wages and potential regulatory and legal violations inside the company", The Information reported.

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  • Super Mario Run Gets New Mode (Sort of)
Super Mario Run Gets New Mode (Sort of)

Nintendo shares dropped as the long-awaited mobile game launched on iOS. The relatively high price, coupled with the need to earn and use tickets to play the Toad Rally mode and the required internet connection, dulled the response to what could have been a smash hit for Nintendo.

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  • Drone safety measures announced by Ottawa
Drone safety measures announced by Ottawa

In an effort to improve ongoing drone regulation in Canada, Transport Canada is moving forward with a number of safety initiatives focused on unmanned aerial vehicles. Professional services firm PwC published a report in May which estimated the global market for drone use will be worth £103billion in the coming years.

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  • Uber sends SF self-driving cars to Arizona after backlash
Uber sends SF self-driving cars to Arizona after backlash

Uber claims its cars are still primarily controlled by humans - there is a driver inside each vehicle with his or her hands on the wheel, ready to take control just in case. Uber announced Thursday that it was shipping the self-driving cars to Arizona after they were banned from California roads over safety concerns. But Uber says it doesn't ...

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  • Steam Winter Sale Now Underway Until January 2nd
Steam Winter Sale Now Underway Until January 2nd

Steam's 2016 Winter Sale has gone live with thousands of hot PC gaming deals galore , but hold onto your bottle caps. KitGuru Says: I'm eyeing up a couple of games on my Wishlist, but I need to be good and hold out until after Christmas.

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  • Rogue One's Original Ending Would've Been Way Worse
Rogue One's Original Ending Would've Been Way Worse

The Jungle Book made $967 million, while Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which debuted in December a year ago, brought in $737 million of its $2.1 billion global take in 2016. But Rogue One also deepens our understanding of what's at stake in Star Wars , and the sacrifices that have been made to get to this point. It's intimate in its character b...

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  • Big jump in fixed rate mortgage rates
Big jump in fixed rate mortgage rates

A year ago at this time, the average rate was 3.96 percent. Total mortgage applications increased 2.5% on a seasonally adjusted basis in the week ending December 16. Mortgage rates have climbed steadily since late October on anticipation of stronger inflation, fueled in part by President-elect Donald Trump's fiscal stimulus proposal.

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  • Uber stops San Francisco self-driving pilot as DMV revoked registrations
Uber stops San Francisco self-driving pilot as DMV revoked registrations

The DMV revoked the registration on 16 self-driving test vehicles Uber was using in its pilot. The climbdown after just a week of testing is a blow to Uber , which has said its San Francisco scheme was essential to both developing its technology and building public trust in self-driving cars.

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