• Classic Hot Wheels cars are coming to 'Rocket League'
Classic Hot Wheels cars are coming to 'Rocket League'

Now if you're anything like us here at Team VVV, you would've spent your childhood playing with toy cars. The cars aside, free Hot Wheels themed DLC in the guise of customization options will be available to all players as random drops after a match- so you get to join in on the fun regardless of whether or not you want to spend money on virtua...

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  • Comet, Full Moon, Lunar Eclipse Offer Celestial Triple Play
Comet, Full Moon, Lunar Eclipse Offer Celestial Triple Play

Friday, Feb. 10, appears ready to fulfill its ancient reputation, give or take a day. Look for the eclipse to begin around 6 p.m. Friday. What is the penumbral lunar eclipse? If the umbra hides only part of the Moon, the eclipse is partial.

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  • Abe's Trump invite to Florida shows significance of bilateral ties: Spicer
Abe's Trump invite to Florida shows significance of bilateral ties: Spicer

British Prime Minister Theresa May met with Trump on January 27 and affirmed the "special relationship" between their countries. Japanese politicians are also concerned that Abe might make hard-to-keep promises when the two play a round of golf that has echoes of one between Abe's prime minister grandfather, Nobusuke Kishi, and President Dwight E...

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  • Amazon is bringing Alexa Voice Services to United Kingdom and Germany
Amazon is bringing Alexa Voice Services to United Kingdom and Germany

The ZeroTouch itself is available in two configurations that enable hands-free control of a docked smartphone. Logitech now has two products available in the ZeroTouch line: an air vent mount that runs $59.99 and a more expensive dashboard mount that costs $79.99.

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  • Tesla Model S is now the world's quickest vehicle
Tesla Model S is now the world's quickest vehicle

The Tesla Model S has already built a dangerously impressive reputation, as we've now come to consider acceleration records normal when it comes to the P100D model. The closest competitor is the Porsche 918. Never before has it tested a vehicle that broke the 2.3 second mark. Upon launch, the Tesla S P100D sort of "snaps [the] body" in a way that...

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  • Microsoft Azure Backup and Site Recovery comes to United Kingdom data centres
Microsoft Azure Backup and Site Recovery comes to United Kingdom data centres

The company says its Azure Backup and Site Recovery features are now available across all its cloud regions within the UK. The Site Recovery service will also allow on-premises physical servers to be replicated in the Azure cloud for backup and recovery purposes.

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  • Love in the air with Pokemon Go's Valentine Day event
Love in the air with Pokemon Go's Valentine Day event

It's clear the link between Valentine's Day and candy is a strong one in the eyes of Niantic. While it is awfully pink, this new holiday event from Niantic seems pretty drab. Pokemon GO is now available on iOS and Android. The main addition is the increased likelihood of finding "adorable" Pokemon in the wild. Furthermore, Lure Modules will ...

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  • Tesla, SpaceX Join 97 Tech Giants in Opposing Trump Travel Ban
Tesla, SpaceX Join 97 Tech Giants in Opposing Trump Travel Ban

Uber also received public criticism shortly after the imposition of the January 27 travel ban, as it sparked public outrage by continuing its business as usual, even though taxi drivers began boycotting the New York's John F. Travis Kalanick , Uber's CEO, stepped down from Mr Trump's business advisory council after criticism from customers and driv...

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  • Wisconsin solar industry jobs up 45% since 2015
Wisconsin solar industry jobs up 45% since 2015

Solar jobs increased in 44 of the 50 states in 2016, the report found, with the top 5 states for solar jobs being California, Massachusetts, Texas, Nevada and Florida. While solar power generates only a little more than 1 percent of the nation's electricity, it has become a major source of jobs nationwide, largely because of the labor-intensive nat...

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  • How Was Ancient Mars Warm Enough For Keeping Water Unfrozen?
How Was Ancient Mars Warm Enough For Keeping Water Unfrozen?

Since Curiosity landed in Gale Crater in 2011, it has made no definitive detection of carbonates in any rock samples. Analysis of rock samples collected by the probe - including some of the same rocks that indicated a past presence of water - turned up no definitive carbonate, a salt derived from carbonic acid that one would expect to find in abund...

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  • Australian lungfish 'Granddad,' the oldest zoo animal in Chicago, dies
Australian lungfish 'Granddad,' the oldest zoo animal in Chicago, dies

President and CEO of the aquarium Dr Bridget Coughlin said in a statement : "It is incredible to know that more than 104 million guests had the opportunity to see Granddad in our care and learn about his unique species over eight decades", and that Granddad "sparked curiosity, excitement and wonder among guests of all ages".

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  • Tornado warnings issued in Louisiana and Mississippi
Tornado warnings issued in Louisiana and Mississippi

At least two other confirmed tornadoes touched down in southern Louisiana, wiping houses from their foundations, downing power lines and leaving 10,000 homes without electricity before moving across the Deep South. She didn't immediately have any information on whether the homes that were destroyed were occupied when the storm struck. Jonathan Si...

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  • How to download YouTube mobile live streaming video for iPhone or Android
How to download YouTube mobile live streaming video for iPhone or Android

Google's ubiquitous video-sharing app has supported live streaming since last summer , but it was only available to a hand-picked group of five partners, The Young Turks , AIB, Platica Polinesia, SacconeJolys , and Alex Wassabi . Live video is becoming a highly competitive feature on social platforms, with companies competing to stream major s...

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  • These smart TVs were apparently spying on their owners
These smart TVs were apparently spying on their owners

That software, the FTC continues, "captures information about a selection of pixels on the screen", then sends it back to Vizio where the data is "uniquely matched to a database of publicly available television, movie, and commercial content".

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  • Trump fires Justice Dep't head over clash on refugee ban
Trump fires Justice Dep't head over clash on refugee ban

By Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), Trump's nominee for attorney general. Boente said in a statement that he is "honored to serve President Trump in this role until Senator Sessions is confirmed. She said that though other lawyers in the department had reviewed the order, their review had not addressed whether it was "wise or just". Arguing that ...

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  • Disappointing Results Cause Frederic Cumenal, CEO of Tiffany to Step Down
Disappointing Results Cause Frederic Cumenal, CEO of Tiffany to Step Down

Because of continued decreasing revenues and their financial results, the company is facing struggles. According to many reports, the company hit a tremendous blow when their sales went below the holiday sales they had anticipated. Tiffany , which was founded in 1837 in NY, manufacturers gifts and fine jewelry and has retail stores it operates worl...

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  • US Ambassador to the United Nations condemns Russia's actions in Ukraine
US Ambassador to the United Nations condemns Russia's actions in Ukraine

Ukraine's government is concerned that the country could turn into a bargaining chip between the USA and Russian Federation. Another source told CNN's Elise Labott the National Security Council signed off on the remarks. This is simply not the case. Haley called for an immediate end to fighting and "full and immediate implementation" of the Min...

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  • Light snow could blow around Saturday; bigger storm expected Monday night
Light snow could blow around Saturday; bigger storm expected Monday night

Saturday . Overnight lows will be in the upper 20s to near 30 degrees. Two to four inches of rain can be expected for the coast, coast range and Cascades from Saturday morning through Sunday night , with one to two inches for the interior low lands, according to the weather service.

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  • London protesters call for United Kingdom to withdraw Trump invitation
London protesters call for United Kingdom to withdraw Trump invitation

One of Mr Trump's first acts as President was to issue an executive order banning entry to the USA for people from seven Muslim-majority countries. About 1,000 people gathered in Sydney to protest against Trump's executive order on immigration and to call on Australia to close its offshore processing centres on the tiny Pacific Island of Nauru an...

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  • Mixed reactions to Trump's push for Dodd-Frank overhaul
Mixed reactions to Trump's push for Dodd-Frank overhaul

A Manhattan businessman, Trump's aggressive orders are expected to draw backlash from Democrats who distrust big banks and want regulations and oversight in place. "There's nobody better to tell me about Dodd-Frank than Jamie, so you're going to tell me about it", Trump said . "The administration apparently plans to turn over financial regulatio...

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