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The man behind the fastest-growing PC game rarely plays it

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is a sensation. It’s the most-streamed game on Twitch. It’s the No. 3 most-played game on Steam. It’s sold 6 million copies in just four months, despite — and this is crazy — being a buggy, unfinished Early Access game with a ridiculous name. (See our guide full of PUBG tips here.) The other unusual thing about PUBG? ... Read More »

Europe’s Galileo Satnav Identifies Problems Behind Failing Clocks

HIGHLIGHTS Problems behind failure of atomic clocks in Galileo have been identified ESA has been investigating reasons behind failing clocks on 18 satellites Three rubidium and six hydrogen maser clocks were not working Investigators have uncovered the problems behind the failure of atomic clocks onboard satellites belonging to the beleaguered Galileo satnav system, the European Commission said Monday. For months, ... Read More »

Reasons behind success of modern budget friendly cars in India

Growing competition and customer aspiration has pushed automakers to look beyond producing conventional budget friendly cars. Modern day cars have evolved in terms of features and style aspect. The newer generation cars have been developed to appeal to a middle class conventional buyer as well as the younger car buyers. In recent time popular names like Renault Kwid, Datsun Redigo, ... Read More »

The Samsung Galaxy Note7’s extreme thinness may be behind battery explosions

It’s been a while since Samsung has been in the news for its exploding Galaxy Note7 batteries—and we sincerely hope any of our readers who bought has returned it to the company for a refund—but a team of enterprising engineers and developers who solve problems for a living may have discovered the root cause of the disaster. Samsung has been ... Read More »

An IoT botnet is partly behind Friday’s massive DDOS attack

Malware that can build botnets out of IoT devices is at least partly responsible for a massive distributed denial-of-service attack that disrupted U.S. internet traffic on Friday, according to network security companies. Since Friday morning, the assault has been disrupting access to popular websites by flooding a DNS service provider called Dyn with an overwhelming amount of internet traffic. Some of ... Read More »

Samsung to reveal reason behind replacement Galaxy Note7 fire incidents in coming weeks

Samsung may have canceled the Galaxy Note7, but the exact reason behind latest fire incidents involving the phablet isn’t yet known. The South Korean company has now issued a statement saying that it is currently investigating the reason behind the fire incidents involving replacement Galaxy Note7 units, and will share more information in weeks to come. Following is the complete ... Read More »

Here’s,what’s,behind,gold’s,crazy,post-jobs,volatility

Gold had a hard time making up its mind about Friday’s jobs report. In the 20 minutes before the number came out, gold futures first rose about $10, before promptly giving up those gains. At the second before the number was released at 8:30 a.m. EDT, gold was sitting at $1,356.5 per troy ounce. On the initial news that the ... Read More »

Nest throws its support behind Amazon Echo and reportedly won’t try to compete

Mar 3, 2016 10:16 AM Nest and Amazon seem to be putting their differences aside and to enable their connected-home products to work with one another. In a blog posting today, Nest founder Matt Rogers announced that in few weeks, Nest thermostat users will be able to set the temperature through Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, which is available on the ... Read More »