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Destiny 2: Grimoire Cards Absence A Blessing In Disguise

If you didn't play, then you should know that finding a Grimoire Card would unlock a piece of lore for you to check out, but it wasn't in game - it was over on the Destiny website. Bungie's first crack at Destiny was criticised for its disappointingly meagre main story, and the team only rectified that in some form with the release of third expansion The Taken King in 2015. Read More »

Trump Invokes 'Shared Interests And Values' In Speech To Muslim Leaders

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Instead, we are here to offer partnership - based on shared interests and values", Trump said . RIYADH , Saudi Arabia- It's day two of President Trump's first global trip. "I think Islam hates us". Speaking alongside Rivlin, Trump said, "There is growing realization among your Arab neighbors that they have common cause with you in the threat posted by Iran". Read More »

Real Reason Trump Called Manchester Bomber A 'Loser'

Trump, speaking after talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the town of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, said the United States stands in "absolute solidarity" with the British people. "Our society can have no tolerance for this continuation of bloodshed". "The terrorists and extremists and those who give them comfort must be driven out", Mr. Read More »

Germany, France pledge new efforts to strengthen eurozone

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The working group will make proposals on issues such as fiscal convergence and the coordination of economic policies before French and German ministers meet in July, said Mr. The latest German-French drive to strengthen the EU's economic coherence come as the United Kingdom prepares to leave the bloc. "We see in Brexit the possibility for our financial sectors to be more attractive than they were in the past". Read More »

Actor Roger Moore, known for James Bond role, dies at 89

Moore was the third screen Bond, but he was also the oldest. "I'm not that cold-blooded killer type". In the same tweet from the father's account, Moore's children said that they are all devastated. Eventually, as Alan kicked off a segment entitled An Audience With Sir Roger Moore - held in a special room full of 007-themed props - the actor's non-appearance prompted derision from his already fed-up other guests and a desperate outburst from our host. Read More »

Ariana Grande suspends tour following Manchester terror attack

The school posted a photo of Georgina on its website, smiling and look smart in her school uniform. " Manchester I love you". She tweeted , "I'm so angry and heartbroken at the state of the world". She was not injured in the attack, which as of right now, is being treated as a terrorist attack. "This was among the worst terrorist incidents we have ever experienced in the United Kingdom". Read More »

WannaCry Can Be Defeated With WannaKey Software Without Ransom Paying

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Expecting Microsoft to support a 16-year old product is unreasonable when you consider the expense, both in time and money, that goes into writing code for various operating systems. Guinet, a security researcher at Paris-based Quarks Lab, published the theoretical technique for decrypting WannaCry files late Wednesday and Thursday, which Delpy, also in Paris , figured out how to turn into a practical tool to salvage files. Read More »

Macron, Putin to meet in Versailles next week

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France's foreign ministry said on Monday that the reopening of its embassy in Syria was not on the table, signaling there may be no fundamental change to Paris' approach to the Syrian conflict under new president Emmanuel Macron . But speaking after his own meeting with Macron later on, the head of the more militant CGT union said the president seemed to be willing to take more time than initially planned. Read More »

IT sector to create 25 lakh jobs in 5 years

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Tendering has been finalized and BPO centres are in the process of being set up in towns like Imphal, Guwahati, Siliguri, Patna, Muzaffarpur, Samastipur, Gazipur, Unnao, Amravati", said the IT Minister. "There was request from IT sector to issue a model request for proposal format", Prasad said. Now the digital economy in India, which includes sectors such as fintech, communications, e-commerce, cybersecurity and electronics, is estimated at about $270 billion. Read More »

FBI Russia Probe Is Targeting "Someone Close to the President"

Considering Trump's questionable firing of FBI director James Comey and the Trump administration's misleading account of how and why Comey was ousted, it became increasingly clear that an independent investigation was needed. Capitol Hill hasn't come to any consensus about whether to give Rosenstein the benefit of the doubt. Trump later told news anchors at the White House that Mueller's appointment was a "very, very negative thing", adding: "I believe it hurts our country terribly, ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 iris scanner easily fooled by hackers

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Otherwise, the update shouldn't take too long to download and install on either the Galaxy S6 edge+ or Galaxy Note 5 . Previous it was believed that Samsung wanted to do this on the Galaxy S8 but it proved technically too hard, forcing the Korean tech giant to move the fingerprint sensor to the rear of the device. Read More »

Parched Cape Town imposes water restrictions due to drought

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The alert will last for three months but could be extended if the crisis persists, she said in a statement. The province will also appoint groundwater specialists in each district to identify main ground water sources and coordinate the exploration and management of these resources going forward, while local government would assess water restriction severity in respective municipalities. Read More »

New Dragon Age game in development, Sunless Sea creator is involved

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Or, perhaps he working on something to do with the Dragon Age tactical spinoff BioWare executive producer Mark Darrah polled folks about a year ago. "There are huge differences between all of that and what I'm working on at BioWare", Kennedy said in the interview with Eurogamer , before pausing and then continuing with "which I can now legitimately say is in the Dragon Age franchise although it has been known for a while". Read More »

Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia' after Trump's Saudi visit

In Khoramabad, a city of 500,000 near the Iraqi border, a 60-year-old bird seller took first place after a simple campaign that involved walking the streets from dawn to dusk introducing himself to people. In fight against terrorism, giving money of a nation to a superpower doesn't solve the problem, Rouhani added. That's when Saudi Arabia executed a prominent Shiite cleric and protesters in Iran attacked two of the kingdom's diplomatic posts. Read More »

Battlefield 1's Next Expansion Will Focus On A Female Battalion

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Battlefield 1 is adding female soldiers with the upcoming In the Name of the Tsar add-on. However, the game's story campaign already features a playable female protagonist . However, beginning in the spring of 1917, many more women were pressuring the Russian Provisional Government to create the special women's battalions. Read More »

Mobile's Samsung Galaxy Note 5 gets May Android Security Patch

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More and more evidence showing a Dual Camera for the Samsung Note 8, probably it is a 12-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 13 megapixel telephoto. We already knew that the phone's facial unlock feature can be easily fooled with nothing more than a simple photograph of the owner, but a new video from the Chaos Computer Club demonstrates that the new iris scan security layer - which Samsung calls " one of the safest ways to keep your phone locked and the contents private" - is just as ... Read More »

Apollo 11 relic owned by Illinois woman to be auctioned off

Turns out NASA forgot about the bag over time and accidentally auctioned it off with other space related objects for a little less than a thousand dollars. The bag's new owner sent it to NASA where they found it came from the Apollo 11 mission and used by Neil Armstrong himself! "It is one thing to read about going to the moon; it is quite another to hold in one's hands an object that was actually there and still carries traces of that faraway place", said Sotheby's vice president ... Read More »

Far Cry 5 Teaser Trailer Take You To Montana

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Each Far Cry game takes place in a lovely setting, and the mountains and rivers and farms of Montana will be the next main location. A few days ago, supposed leaks have speculated that Ubisoft will release Far Cry 5 as Western-themed game. Read More »

Worldwide smartphone sales grew over 9% in 2017 Q1

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Apple's market share dropped to 13.7 per cent from 14.8 per cent. Huawei edged ever closer to the top two thanks to smartphone sales of 34 million units and a market share of 9.0 percent in the first quarter, helped by the popularity of the P9 and P9 Plus over a year after being launched. Read More »

Stokes credits Smith for improving his game during IPL

People will queue up five hours for a seat just to see Dhoni walk out to bat. That's where all the pressure came on myself, in wanting to go out there and put in performances for the team I was playing for". The main benefit is that "all in all I think my areas are a lot better and tighter than they have been recently in one-day cricket, which came down from just working exclusively with [the bowling coach] Eric Simons over the six weeks I was there". Read More »

Manchester attack: Desperate search for missing Ariana Grande fans

Manchester Arena, the largest indoor arena in Europe, opened in 1995 and is a popular concert and sporting venue. Manchester Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said police were treating the blast as a terrorist incident and were working with counter-terrorism police and intelligence agencies but gave no further details on their investigation. Read More »