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  • How to win a chess match in just 2 moves

    How to win a chess match in just 2 moves

    This win has made Carlsen a victor for the third on the row following up his previous wins in the year 2013 and 2014. It's the sort of game that's guaranteed to produce a victor with rules so frenetic they could introduce never-seen-before controversy into the chess universe.

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  • Buzz Aldrin, second man on moon, evacuated from South Pole

    NSF spokesman Peter West said a Safair cargo plane making the mercy dash to New Zealand touched down at Christchurch International Airport about 4:25am and he was transferred to Christchurch Hospital. Mr Aldrin had tweeted about the tour just a few days earlier. A live video allowed people on Earth to watch as he and Armstrong became the first two men to set foot on the moon's surface.

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  • 'Arrow' Season 5, Episode 8 Advanced Preview: 'Invasion!'

    'Arrow' Season 5, Episode 8 Advanced Preview: 'Invasion!'

    However, Barry and Oliver stay - Barry because of Flashpoint and Oliver to keep him company. Two years ago, I had the chance to write about the first half of the very first Arrowverse crossover, an episode of The Flash that saw a mind-controlled Barry take on Oliver in single combat.

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  • AMD schedules Zen preview for December 13th

    AMD schedules Zen preview for December 13th

    The event will take place on the 13th of December and people will be able to check out the upcoming CPUs before the launch next year. The event hosted by video game journalist Geoff Keighley is not to be missed as viewers will find out everything they need to know about Zen architecture.

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  • Australian Theme Park to Reopen 6 Weeks After 4 Deaths

    Australian Theme Park to Reopen 6 Weeks After 4 Deaths

    Dreamworld's owner Ardent Leisure said the attraction and its adjoining water park, Whitewater World, would only offer rides that had passed rigorous safety checks . Gold Coast Tourism Corporation chief executive Martin Winter said he had no concerns about safety at Dreamworld. Following the devastation to the park's brand and reputation after the October accident, Dreamworld has also offered to add an extra six months to every pass holder's current expiry date.

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  • McLaren unveils racing-inspired 570S Track Pack

    McLaren unveils racing-inspired 570S Track Pack

    The McLaren Track Telemetry system is also available, lifted straight from the McLaren 675LT and McLaren P1. The McLaren 570S is now available with an optional Track Pack that adds performance-enhancing parts to Woking's Sports Series two-seater.

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  • Tips and Tricks For Combat, Battle And Upgrades - Final Fantasy XV

    The method includes Old Coins and Rare Coins, along with using hotels to get an extra boost to reach higher levels in Square Enix's Final Fantasy XV , which is available for Xbox One and PS4. The tips mention below will surely enhance the overall gameplay experience of Final Fantasy XV players. The anticipation leading up to this moment had been intense as the game had undergone more than a decade's worth of development in order to flawless the experience for players who spend dozens of ...

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  • Amazon developing Alexa-powered touchscreen device for the home

    The next Alexa device from Amazon could come as early as the first quarter of 2017 but there's nothing official as of yet. The sources further said that implementing touchscreen interface to the smart speaker will make it easier for owners to access content like weather forecasts, calendar appointments and news .

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  • With deals offered early, will shoppers buy on Cyber Monday?

    Black Friday turned out to be the busiest day with 74 percent of those who shopped online and 75 of those in-store. But so-called Cyber Monday may be in danger of losing its online sales title. Convenience and great deals are driving the trend, said Becky Tasker, a managing analyst at Adobe Digital Insights. Online sales over the extra-long Thanksgiving weekend are on track to hit a record $12.7 billion, goosed by an expected chart-topping performance on Cyber Monday, according to ...

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  • Is Samsung Electronics Splitting Up? Company Considering Elliott Management Proposal

    And Samsung Electronics said it would add at least one outside director to its board. While there's no confirmation of the decision to split as of now, Samsung is expected to make a decision publicly some time on Tuesday. The move would, the investors argued, improve corporate governance and unlock shareholder value, with the holding firm becoming the main ownership vehicle (paywall) for the family of Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee.

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  • How do I catch Ditto in Pokemon Go? All your questions answered

    How do I catch Ditto in Pokemon Go? All your questions answered

    How do I know I've caught a Ditto in Pokemon Go? . Some Pokemon GO players report that they have encountered Rattatas that are actually Dittos after catching them. If one player captures a Pokemon and it turns into a Ditto, that same Pokemon caught by other players in the area will also catch a Ditto. Given Ditto's status as a transforming Pokemon , this doesn't entirely surprise us.

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  • US boosts refiners' 2017 biofuel quotas to record levels

    US boosts refiners' 2017 biofuel quotas to record levels

    That includes 15 billion gallons for conventional biofuel, which is mainly corn-based ethanol, and 4.28 billion gallons for the advanced biofuels mandate. Much of corn from Upper Midwest farms is used to make ethanol, which is blended with gasoline to raise octane and lower emissions. "When EPA issued its proposed rule, ASA clearly stated that the 2.1 billion gallon mark did not adequately capture the capacity of the biodiesel industry", he said, however EPA chose not to raise the ...

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  • Volkswagen will build EVs in North America starting in 2021

    Even before the diesel scandal, Volkswagen struggled to extend its dominance in Europe and China to the USA, misreading American tastes for large, affordable cars. VW's productivity is nearly 30 percent lower to other competitive brands like that of Toyota. Other goals in its transformation strategy include regaining its position as the top carmaker with SUVs leading the growth in the first stage of the program and electrification in the second stage.

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  • Police dash cam records fireball flashing across Florida night sky

    Police dash cam records fireball flashing across Florida night sky

    Concerned Florida citizens thought they were witnessing a real-life War of the Worlds as a high fireball lit up the night sky on Tuesday. At around 11 p.m. "It then moved slightly north of west.before disintegrating at an altitude of 15 miles". In 2013, a much bigger meteor broke apart 15 miles above the ground near Chelyabinsk, Russia, creating a shockwave equivalent to a 500-kiloton explosion - nearly 30 times more powerful than the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima in 1945 - and injuring ...

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  • Microsoft brings Solitaire Collection to Android and iOS

    Microsoft brings Solitaire Collection to Android and iOS

    This means you can play the game without any ads, receive double coins the whole day and game boosts are at your disposal. Solitaire has been bundled with Windows since version 3.0, released all the way back in 1990. More strategic than the Klondike version, FreeCell rewards players who think several moves ahead. Both follow the same sort-cards-in-sequence approach, with Tripeaks involving a limited number of deals while Pyramid demands matching cards that add up to thirteen.

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  • Cooper, Democrats pressuring Gov. McCrory to concede

    Pat McCrory as protests have slowed the State Board of Elections from tallying final results, the Associated Press reported. The voting dead? Roy Cooper should respect the process to ensure all legally cast ballots are counted before measuring the drapes.

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  • Peggy Whitson: Blast off to the ISS for oldest woman in space

    The workhorse Soyuz FG rocket roared to life with a torrent of fiery exhaust and climbed away from its pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 3:20 p.m. "The most important thing about the station is the friendships and the work we accomplish there", Dr Whitson said during a pre-launch news conference in Kazakhstan on Wednesday.

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  • Obama bans new oil drilling in Arctic Ocean

    Obama bans new oil drilling in Arctic Ocean

    The 5-year leasing plan (2017-2022) that was announced today does not include the Beaufort and Chukchi Sea because of extensive public input and analysis of the best available scientific data. The administration of President Barack Obama moved Friday to block new leases for oil drilling in the Arctic region, according to the Interior Department, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

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