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Starcraft II goes free-to-play today

Starcraft II goes free-to-play today

Ready to get started? Game players must be thrilled since the StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is now available for free. For users who purchased Wings of Liberty before Blizzard's free-to-play announcement, the company will give them Heart of the Swarm for free.


Astronomers Have Discovered 'The Closest Known Comfortable Abode' For Life

Astronomers Have Discovered 'The Closest Known Comfortable Abode' For Life

The newly discovered exoplanet is the second-closest found to our solar system, only 11 light-years away. Red dwarf stars are some of the coolest, faintest and more common stars in the universe which makes them prime candidates for finding planets which could potentially support life.


Which? calls for security-unaware IoT toys to be yanked from shelves

Which? calls for security-unaware IoT toys to be yanked from shelves

The problem is that the Bluetooth connection is completely open, meaning anyone in range can access the four toys simply by using their smartphone, according to the consumer watchdog . "If that can't be guaranteed, then the products should not be sold". The UK distributor behind i-Que also said there's been no reports of anyone maliciously abusing the toy's Bluetooth connectivity, Which? said.


IPhone X Face ID Fooled with a $150 Mask

IPhone X Face ID Fooled with a $150 Mask

However, she chose to further test things by registering all over again under indoor night-time lighting, similar to the first time. Attaulah Malik, Ammar's father shared this story on Youtube and LinkedIn as well, where he acknowledged that his son's face can not always unlock his mother's phone, as reported by Wired .


Ally Financial INC Boosted Cisco Systems INC (CSCO) Position by $8.53 Million

Ally Financial INC Boosted Cisco Systems INC (CSCO) Position by $8.53 Million

Founders Financial Securities Llc, which manages about $511.93M and $263.11 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares Tr (EFA) by 52,468 shares to 127,733 shares, valued at $8.33M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. American Grp Incorporated holds 236,501 shares. 145 are held by Independent Consultants. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Geneva Advsr Ltd Liability holds 79,198 shares.


NC a finalist for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda plant, report says

NC a finalist for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda plant, report says

The Japanese automakers announced the plans for the new plant in August, saying the move will create 4,000 jobs. Chairman Rid Pell said he hopes the land will be a draw for the potential plant. The two companies reportedly want $1 billion in tax breaks and other incentives for the privilege of being the home of the newest transplant facility.