Renown "Dota 2" team fires 3 members over internal drama

Three players were released Monday from top-earning esports team Natus Vincere, a split caused by internal conflicts among the five-man squad after they failed to qualify for the upcoming $3 million Boston Major tournament. And then there were two.  .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableNov 7th, 2016

Airbus notches win over rival Boeing with Bombardier deal

The European plane maker reached an unusual, no-cost deal with Canada’s Bombardier that sent Airbus shares up Tuesday......»»

Category: aviationSource:  defensenewsRelated News45 min. ago

CAMI Assembly Plant Strike Comes to an End as Workers Agree to a New Four-Year Contract

Exactly one month ago today, members of the Unifor union and workers at the General Motors CAMI Assembly Plant in Ingersoll, Ontario went on strike, seeking stronger job security. Fortunately for GM, the strike fell short of of its one month mark. In.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News45 min. ago

Critical Microsoft database breach was kept secret from the public

Back in 2013, Microsoft suffered a rather critical security breach. The company’s internal bug reporting database was compromised, giving those who hacked into it access to a list of unresolved bugs and vulnerabilities within Windows. That̵.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News45 min. ago

People are going nuts over this best-selling $90 sound bar on Amazon

Two weeks ago we told you about a killer sale on a best-selling sound bar on Amazon that dropped the price to just $90. That’s right, $90 for a terrific sound bar that will upgrade the audio on any TV. Well, it flew off of Amazon’s virtua.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News45 min. ago

Suburban LEGO Sisyphus mows his lawn over and over again

2015 gave us the wonderful kinetic LEGO sculpture of the tragic Greek mythological character Sisyphus perpetually pushing a boulder. When creator Jason Allemann of JKBrickworks saw fellow LEGO artist Josh David's lawn mower kinetic sculpture, he.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News45 min. ago

America Ferrera reveals she was sexually assaulted when she was 9 years old

In wake of the dozens of damning allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Alyssa Milano's #MeToo hashtag has encouraged thousands of people to share their stories of sexual harassment and assault over the past few days.  Now, actress America Ferrer.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News53 min. ago

Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody"s Counting

An anonymous reader shares a Bloomberg report: Over the past two years, after decades of declining deaths on the road, U.S. traffic fatalities surged by 14.4 percent. In 2016 alone, more than 100 people died every day in or near vehicles in America,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News54 min. ago

Netflix Aims to Release 80 Original Movies in 2018

Netflix is ramping up its film production to be more in line with its ambitious TV offerings. Netflix aims to release 80 original films over the course of 2018. Variety reports that Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos said in an investor.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 13 min. ago

A high school dance team recreated "The Wizard of Oz" for homecoming and it was stunning

There's no place like homecoming.  The PAC dance team at Walden Grove High School from Sahurita, Arizona, uploaded a video last month of a Wizard of Oz inspired homecoming assembly dance and it's actually super incredible.  SEE ALSO: Bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 13 min. ago

Microsoft Responded Quietly After Detecting Secret Database Hack in 2013

Citing five former employees, Reuters reported on Tuesday that Microsoft's secret internal database for tracking bugs in its own software was broken into by a highly sophisticated hacking group more than four years ago. From the report: The company d.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 13 min. ago

Air Force Academy Probes Alleged Cheating, Athlete Misconduct

Cheating by freshman Air Force Academy cadets and alleged misconduct by members of the lacrosse team were under investigation......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

VR and AR, Time for Marketers to Experiment

Tech evangelist Robert Scoble strode onto the stage at &THEN conference, and shared his excitement over the fact that his iPhone had more sophisticated features than a video camera he had bought three years ago for far more money. Continue reading......»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News1 hr. 37 min. ago

Mechanism explains how seizures may lead to memory loss

A team of researchers reveals a mechanism that can explain how even relatively infrequent seizures can lead to long-lasting cognitive deficits in animal models......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 52 min. ago

Bellew To Exit Malaysia Airlines, Rejoin Ryanair

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) CEO Peter Bellew has decided to leave the carrier after just over a year in the top role in order to return to LCC Ryanair. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News2 hr. 4 min. ago

Gran Turismo Sport Review in Progress

Our first impressions of the long-awaited return of Sony’s flagship racer. Gran Turismo Sport is a remarkable technical showcase and the most polished GT game I’ve played in over a decade, although it’s still been hamstrung by a set of s.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

The evolution of gaming: From 8-bit to today

The history of gaming is as long and complex as the Lost Levels of Super Mario Bros., and it's filled with its fair share of drama, intrigue, and fierce opinion.  From a technical standpoint, the advancements of the past half-century have been f.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Chevy and GM Continue Partnership with American Cancer Society

Chevrolet and GM continue to support the American Cancer Society for the seventh consecutive year, with both entities having donated over $7.7 million since 2011. Paul Edwards, U.S. vice president of Chevrolet Marketing, articulates: “The Chevrolet.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Check out the Destiny 2 PC launch trailer and Assassin"s Creed live-action promo

The original Destiny seemed like one of those games that would have been right at home on the PC, but it was never to be. For the sequel, developer Bungie decided to bring its online-only multiplayer title to the home of the FPS. Now, over a month af.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 37 min. ago

Snap and NBCUniversal team up on Snapchat scripted shows

 Snapchat parent co. Snap is working with NBCUniversal on its first scripted series, with an initial effort led by the Duplass Brothers – Mark and Jay, to those in the know. The duo will create scripted programming for Snapchat through Don.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 37 min. ago

Massive Methane Leak in 2015 Left California Residents With Elevated Uranium, Styrene Levels

Two years after a well blowout dumped over 100,000 tons of methane into Southern California, residents are still suffering significant health problems and are showing elevated levels of various heavy metals and benzene-related chemicals. The post Mas.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News2 hr. 37 min. ago