The brand new Call of Duty Battle Royale Blackout beta is now live on all platforms and has been seen as an early success for Activision. Analysts have been watching how the new beta has been performing and have been left impressed by some of the stats. Streamers testing out the game on Twitch have […]
GOLDMAN SACHS: Chinese tech giants are dominating North America in VC funding for the first time, and it could be the start of an unprecedented boom (BABA, BIDU, JD)
Chinese companies outpaced their American counterparts in venture-capital funding for the first time during the second quarter, according to Goldman Sachs. Tech giants and Softbank contributed the most to this milestone. According to Goldman’s analysts, Chinese tech giants including Alibaba and Baidu are creating ecosystems with unprecedented influence to develop new technologies and business models. Watch […]
It wasn’t that long ago when the only resource that parents could reliably turn to were books. Nowadays, flipping through a book may not be most parents’ first instinct when looking for parenting advice.Instant access to blogs, websites, and forums provide multitudes of answers and “expert opinions,” which can either be helpful or contradicting and […]
'Love story over': Macron says EU can't rely on US for security – is it time to start wooing Russia?
Emmanuel Macron’s remark that Europe can’t rely on the US for security, along with hints at rapprochement with Russia, show a rift in EU-Washington ties – a relationship that’s crumbling amid pressure to end sanction policies. “Europe can no longer rely on the United States for its security,” the French President said in a recent […]
When does Vanity Fair on ITV start? Vanity Fair is starting tonight (Sunday, September 2) on ITV at 9pm. ITV will be screening episode two tomorrow (Monday, September 3) at 9pm. Episodes of Vanity Fair are likely to air on weekly basis thereafter, pitting it against Bodyguard on BBC One in the same time slot. […]
A WIDOWER whose tear-jerking poem about loneliness inspired Dame Esther Rantzen to help millions in the same boat has been crowned citizen of the year. War hero Bob Lowe was given the honour in recognition of his charity work, which includes volunteering for The Silver Line, a round-the-clock helpline for isolated older people.
The beginning of a mass shooting at a video game tournament in Jacksonville has been captured on a livestream of a game. Multiple gunshots and screams can be heard in the background during the disturbing footage. At least four people were killed and some 10 injured during the incident, according to initial reports. The video […]
Liverpool beat Crystal Palace courtesy of a James Milner penalty (Image: GETTY) The man who netted 44 goals last year and was on Monday nominated for the Uefa Player-of-the-Year award, may not have scored at Selhurst Park last night – but he was at the apex of everything. It was Salah who was controversially tripped […]
After months of speculation, the first 13 housemates are set to enter the house tonight for the autumn season of Celebrity Big Brother Tonight, Emma Willis will be welcoming a baker’s dozen of celebrities that includes adult film star Stormy Daniels, Cheers actress Kirstie Alley, and TV psychic Sally Morgan. The theme for this year […]
Enlarge / The launch screen for Fortnite on Android, as rendered by a Samsung Galaxy S8+. (Account information has been scrubbed.) (credit: Epic Games) Last week, Epic and Samsung took the wraps off a huge Fortnite promotion—albeit after the surprise had been ruined by leakers. Fortnite‘s mobile version was indeed launching on Android, as Epic […]