• Dow hits record as Fed signals gradual rate hikes
Dow hits record as Fed signals gradual rate hikes

If BoC joins the Fed this will not only boost the Loonie, but other major currencies as well, as investors will start to anticipate similar moves by the European Central Bank, Riksbank and the Bank of England. PayPal Holdings Inc. gained $1.79, or 3.3 percent, to $56.55. Asian shares edged higher, with the MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacif...

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  • Arms' first free DLC includes new fighter, stage and weapons
Arms' first free DLC includes new fighter, stage and weapons

From the starts it was obvious Max Brass would eventually be playable in ARMS . Players are now able to fight as Brass and battle it out on his Skylot Arena stage. If one player turns into Hedlok it'll be up to the other players to take him down. Arms producer Kosuke Yabuki confirms that Hedlok Scramble will be available in online mode and...

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  • What Remains Of Edith Finch Hits Xbox One July 19
What Remains Of Edith Finch Hits Xbox One July 19

That said, if you enjoy a good story and want a game you can finish in an evening, What Remains of Edith Finch will do the trick. The gameplay and tone of the stories are as varied as the family members themselves. Crafted by developer Giant Sparrow, the same studio that had previously received high marks for PlayStation platforms (PS4, PS3, an...

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  • LG V30 will be announced on August 31, according to leaked invitation
LG V30 will be announced on August 31, according to leaked invitation

The invitation does not tell directly that the LG V30 will be debuting on August 31. In other words, this is a direct hint that LG's next phone will part of its premium V series. The notice includes an image of a phone outline with a glowing letter V on what would be the screen. This means that if you were hoping for LG to come up with an embed...

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  • 'Destiny 2' Open Beta Begins July 21
'Destiny 2' Open Beta Begins July 21

The open beta for Bungie's hotly anticipated space shooter kicks off the week of July 18, letting you blast away both enemy aliens and fellow players before the game hits consoles on September 6. Bungie is reportedly set to reveal the start times on PC as soon as some tiny hiccups get ironed out. The Destiny 2 beta doesn't go live until ...

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  • Destiny 2 Will Tell
Destiny 2 Will Tell "Big, Expansive and Cinematic Stories"

In conversation with IGN , Ward and senior narrative lead Jason Harris discussed the incoming shooter's narrative underpinnings. Destiny 1 in a way was foundational. "I think players are ultimately going to see a wide variety of story channels and an eclectic number of outlets to see story infused throughout the game", Harris continued.

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  • Canadian man killed by whale he saved
Canadian man killed by whale he saved

Federal Fisheries Minister Dominic LeBlanc also expressed his condolences to the Howlett family. His expertise and dedication will be greatly missed. " They got the whale totally disentangled and then some kind of freak thing happened and the whale made a big flip ", Mr Green, who was not on the vessel at the time, told the Toronto Star.

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  • Microsoft's New iPhone App Helps the Vision Impaired Navigate the Real World
Microsoft's New iPhone App Helps the Vision Impaired Navigate the Real World

Seeing AI takes its name from the Microsoft research project that developed the tool. The app relies on the iPhone camera, backed by Microsoft's machine learning and image recognition algorithms. There is no word yet on whether the app will come to Android, Windows 10 Mobile or other countries, or when that might happen. The app guide's users, ...

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  • KFC Announces Huawei-Made Phone To Mark 30 Years in China
KFC Announces Huawei-Made Phone To Mark 30 Years in China

The phone also provided access to K-music - KFC's new jukebox function available on the KFC app, trade magazine Campaign Asia said. Of all the products offered on KFC Ltd ., there is one that is truly out of this world-a 400-year-old meteorite.

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  • This Is the Smallest Star Ever Discovered
This Is the Smallest Star Ever Discovered

The shining light for its size slightly larger than Saturn . The small star (artist's depiction shown in reddish orange) is about the size of Jupiter, and slightly smaller than the ultracool dwarf Trappist-1 (shown in grey). For example: the " failed star " designation for objects that are larger than planets but smaller than stars. If the dimmin...

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  • Pokemon Go Live Events Begin This Month, Here Are All The Details
Pokemon Go Live Events Begin This Month, Here Are All The Details

Today, the developer shared more details about some of the events that will take place this summer across the U.S. and Europe. Niantic has made it clear that Legendary Pokemon will eventually be added to Pokemon Go , but this is the first concrete evidence we've seen outside of interviews with Pokemon Go team members.

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  • Nigeria, Cameroon meet on Boko Haram
Nigeria, Cameroon meet on Boko Haram

Borno state police commissioner Damian Chukwu told reporters the four struck in the suburb of Molai Kalemari on Tuesday night and that most of the victims were civilian militia manning security posts. The militant group has stepped up attacks and suicide bombings in the past few weeks as the end of the rainy season facilitates movement in the bush.

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  • Nintendo Switch finally gets its first video app...in Japan
Nintendo Switch finally gets its first video app...in Japan

However, for now, its availability will be limited to Japan only. In that case, there should be very little in the way of making third-party apps available on the Switch, which hopefully implies that the others will be on their way very soon.

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  • You can now use PayPal to buy iPhone apps
You can now use PayPal to buy iPhone apps

While the feature is available initially only in the U.K., Australia, Canada, Mexico, and the Netherlands, it will also soon roll out to U.S. users as well. The new option means it's now possible to make purchases across iPhone , iPad , and iPad touch and Mac using a PayPal account . PayPal didn't say how much of the revenue generated from eac...

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  • NASA's Juno Spacecraft's Rendezvous With Jupiter's Mammoth Cyclone
NASA's Juno Spacecraft's Rendezvous With Jupiter's Mammoth Cyclone

At the time of perijove, Juno was about 2,200 miles (3,500 kilometres) above the planet's cloud tops. NASA's Juno Spacecraft has successfully completed flying over the Great Red Spot on Jupiter coming closer to the largest storm in the universe.

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  • Samsung just launched new mobiles (no, it's not yet the Note 8)
Samsung just launched new mobiles (no, it's not yet the Note 8)

Again, Xiaomi and Meizu is also not sitting on the ground and prepare their advanced mobiles, and then there's a Note 7 a year ago, began to set fire to the houses and people that has led to a significant increase of the distrust in Note 8.

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  • Huge iceberg breaks off of Antarctica
Huge iceberg breaks off of Antarctica

Professor Luckman added: "We have been anticipating this event for months, and have been surprised how long it took for the rift to break through the final few kilometres of ice". The Larsen C ice shelf has now become 10 per cent smaller than before the iceberg broke off. While the researchers said the calving was a "natural event", it put the ic...

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  • Trump attacks Democrats on twitter for obstructing nominees
Trump attacks Democrats on twitter for obstructing nominees

As the bill, which passed 98-2 in the Senate last month, remains mired in the House, Trump administration officials are getting valuable time to push changes to the bill that would give them more leeway to warm diplomatic ties with a longtime USA nemesis.

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  • IPhone 8's software isn't ready yet either, dread ensues at Apple
IPhone 8's software isn't ready yet either, dread ensues at Apple

And even if both of those features are disabled at launch , arguably the biggest feature of the iPhone 8 is seemingly in better shape, with the source saying that "in all likelihood" the fingerprint scanner would be built into the screen.

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  • Chinese researchers teleport object to orbit for the first time
Chinese researchers teleport object to orbit for the first time

Named after an ancient Chinese philosopher, the highly sensitive photon receiver satellite was placed in a Sun-synchronous orbit so that it passes over the same point on Earth at the same time each day. Entanglement, though, can be lost, making these long distances particularly tricky and hard to pull off; past teleportations of photons on Earth ha...

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