• Super Mario Run Review
Super Mario Run Review

Mario responds differently depending on when you tap on the screen, so you have to get the timing right to pull off the flawless wall-jumps or hops to collect as many power-ups and coins as possible. You can get it on the App Store right here . You're out of luck: Nintendo hasn't said when the game will be out on Android beyond sometime i...

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  • Adobe fixes actively exploited critical vulnerability in Flash Player
Adobe fixes actively exploited critical vulnerability in Flash Player

It's worth noting that Microsoft isn't alone here, as Google, Apple and Mozilla are all making similar moves with their own browsers. The latter company has also blocked Flash ads from its Chrome browser. In addition, such choice will be remembered the next time the user visits the said site. The tooling and developer familiarity offered by Flash...

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  • Crazy Volume Spikes for: Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F)
Crazy Volume Spikes for: Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F)

Level 3 Communications, Inc. AllSquare Wealth Management LLC now owns 4,600 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $130,000 after buying an additional 650 shares during the period. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. A number of research firms have issued reports on F. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "sell" rating an...

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  • Before Trump meeting, IBM CEO pledges 25000 US hires
Before Trump meeting, IBM CEO pledges 25000 US hires

The company also plans to invest $1 billion in employee training and development over those four years. "We are hiring because the nature of work is evolving". She and other tech executives were to meet Donald Trump on Wednesday for talks on business strategies. "In fact, at a number of IBM's locations spread across the United States, as many...

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  • Amazon has just completed its first Prime Air drone delivery
Amazon has just completed its first Prime Air drone delivery

On Dec. 7, a bag of popcorn, along with an Amazon Fire TV stick, left a Cambridge warehouse in the United Kingdom and 13 minutes later, both were accepted by an Amazon customer, one of two who had agreed to be part of the test program. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos's dreams are slowly becoming reality: an autonomous drone has successfully delivered an ...

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  • Mixed Feelings over President-elect Trump's Sec. of State Pick
Mixed Feelings over President-elect Trump's Sec. of State Pick

Failure to do one or the other would likely result in criminal charges, since Cabinet members, unlike the president and vice-president, are covered by statutes created to prevent conflicts of interest. By choosing Tillerson, Trump adds another person to his Cabinet and circle of advisers who may favor a soft line toward Moscow, which is under US sa...

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  • Skype translates mobile conversations in real time with Microsoft Translator
Skype translates mobile conversations in real time with Microsoft Translator

In this case, only one of the Skype users will pay for the calling cost; person that initiates the call over Skype , but not the receiver of the call. Skype uses deep learning systems for the real-time translation and there can be certain levels of errors. Choose the Skype contact and tap the translator icon to bring up the options.

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  • Apple AirPods are now for sale online; in stores next week
Apple AirPods are now for sale online; in stores next week

The former houses the company's proprietary W1 chip, which are created to receive the signal independently to both the earpieces. Apple technical development personnel said, " Apple was struggling to ensure that both AirPods receive a Bluetooth signal simultaneously, something that would help them avoid sudden connection dropouts or out of syn...

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  • Super Nintendo World Will Open at Universal Studios Japan by 2020
Super Nintendo World Will Open at Universal Studios Japan by 2020

It looks like they'll be creating a whole other theme park with Super Nintendo World . Universal says that individual parks may have different attractions, and more specific details will be announced soon. The classic Mario Kart course Rainbow Road is a popular choice for potential rides, with numerous people begging Nintendo via Twitter for...

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  • EDITORIALLY SPEAKING: Pruitt wrong choice to lead EPA
EDITORIALLY SPEAKING: Pruitt wrong choice to lead EPA

But James Rubin, a former U.S. Department of Justice attorney who was an agency representative of the White House Climate Change Task Force, said it's too early to predict what will happen under a Pruitt-led EPA. In Oklahoma, Pruitt forged close ties not only with Hamm but with the entire oil and gas industry which dominates the state's politic...

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  • Overwatch Winter Event offers Santa Mei and more
Overwatch Winter Event offers Santa Mei and more

It's that wonderful time of year again, and Overwatch is celebrating the holidays with the brand new " Winter Wonderland " seasonal event with themed Loot Boxes, an a-Mei-zing new brawl, and more. The Winter Wonderland event of Overwatch will only run until January 2, so players who are looking to acquire all the items offered by the update ...

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  • Google's iOS keyboard with in-app search is now coming to Android
Google's iOS keyboard with in-app search is now coming to Android

As some of you might know by now, Google introduced GIF support for keyboards in Android 7.1.1 Nougat update, which was released earlier this month to Nexus and Pixel devices. This Gboard for Android appears as a G button on your phone's on-screen keyboard. The Gboard update also allows users to enable a dedicated, full-size number row, which...

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  • Titans of new industry spring $1 billion clean energy fund
Titans of new industry spring $1 billion clean energy fund

The venture "will finance emerging energy breakthroughs that can deliver affordable and reliable zero carbon emissions", said a statement from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Its investments, slated to take place over the next 20 years, won't be limited to electricity production - they'll also include new technologies for agriculture, manufa...

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  • Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent to Step Down Next Year
Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent to Step Down Next Year

In the last six months the stock's performance fell -5.36% while yearly performance of the company advanced 1.41%. "Muhtar has been a true visionary who led the company through sustained growth and set the stage for the tremendous opportunity that lies ahead".

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  • Snow, freezing rain, rain make for messy morning commute
Snow, freezing rain, rain make for messy morning commute

As of Sunday night, the storm had dumped more than a half-foot on several states in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions, causing risky travel conditions. FlightAware, which tracks air travel, said 190 USA flights had been canceled on Monday after 1,800 were grounded on Sunday, mostly at Chicago's two main airports.

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  • Bill English New Zealand's new Prime Minister
Bill English New Zealand's new Prime Minister

Deputy Prime Minister Bill English answers questions during a press conference at Parliament in Wellington , following the resignation of New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, Monday, Dec. "It doesn't define me but it is an important influence", he replied when asked about his faith Monday, saying he would now support gay marriage. "It gives a se...

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  • Weather: Snow, sleet could make for messy Monday commute
Weather: Snow, sleet could make for messy Monday commute

This morning it was a snowy and slick commute for most of New England. The coldest air of the season will be in place Thursday with high temperatures not making it out of the teens. Still brisk and cold with lows in the mid 20s. The fact that the high pressure center is off the coast also implies that there will be a component of the wind off...

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  • Bayern and Arsenal to meet again in Champions League
Bayern and Arsenal to meet again in Champions League

Paris Saint-Germain will also try to break a jinx when it faces Spanish champion Barcelona , which knocked the French side out in the quarterfinals in 2013 and 2014. "I can well remember that they played very defensively against us in the past". Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo during the Champions League, Group F, soccer match between Real Mad...

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  • Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22
Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22

Rob Kelley knocked over a defender at the end of a nifty, 22-yard TD run. The effort was there and it was another game for the taking for the Eagles . After the offense lined up to go for fourth-and-1, Wentz called a timeout. Jones had to reach up to catch Burton's snap and Sturgis took a stutter-step before kicking the ball through the uprigh...

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  • Trump set to name top Goldman Sachs official to economic post
Trump set to name top Goldman Sachs official to economic post

The Washington Post reported last week that Gary Cohn, president of Goldman Sachs, walked into Trump Tower recently, it served as a reminder that "one of the world's most important banks is making its way back into Washington's inner circle".

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