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More than that, analysts are reporting that Treyarch is already working on a new entry in the Black Ops franchise. Did you run into any of the above issues? These issues include a remarkably high volume of players on the servers in a short amount of time, and to combat this Sledgehammer has "pushed a change enabling higher capacity load balancers, resulting in improved live connectivity".
  • Humans 'dominant cause' of climate change, federal report says, contradicting Trump officials

    Humans 'dominant cause' of climate change, federal report says, contradicting Trump officials

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    It would not have been easy for the Trump administration to suppress or doctor the report , said Rachel Licker, a senior climate scientist for the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Union of Concerned Scientists . He has commented dismissively upon the term "global warming", calling it "an expensive hoax ", and once termed climate change "b--", as he instead called for "clean, attractive and healthy air".
  • Earth's ozone hole shrivels to smallest since 1988

    Earth's ozone hole shrivels to smallest since 1988

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    Ozone is a combination of three oxygen atoms. In 1987, the Montreal Protocol initiated the phase-out of these chemicals. He said scientists haven't quite figured out why some years are stormier - and have smaller ozone holes - than others. NASA says the ozone hole over Antarctica shrank to its smallest peak since 1988. That's why the ozone hole worsens in the Southern Hemisphere winter.
  • A Beaver Moon Rises This Weekend

    A Beaver Moon Rises This Weekend

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    Why is it called the Beaver Moon? All these names are evocative of the time of the year, the end of the growing season, and the coming of winter to this part of the world. The moon has a slightly elliptical orbit - it does not move around the Earth in a ideal circle. Royal Observatory astronomer Tom Kerss said: "It should be a really handsome sight".
  • Qualcomm stock jumps on reported Broadcom interest

    Qualcomm stock jumps on reported Broadcom interest

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    With crypto-currencies topping $200 billion market cap - is this the big turning point? That represents a 22 percent premium to Qualcomm's closing price on Thursday, but it's basically equal to what the company commanded in the market last December.
  • BlizzCon 2017: Kobolds & Catacombs is Hearthstone's Next Expansion

    BlizzCon 2017: Kobolds & Catacombs is Hearthstone's Next Expansion

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    The new Hearthstone expansion Kobolds and Catacombs , which game designer Ben Brode calls "our love letter to that classic, fantasy, dungeon crawling vibe". Marin the Fox, however, is coming to the game this Monday. This card will be free to everyone, and everyone either at BlizzCon 2017 or Virtual Ticket holders will receive a golden copy.
  • JCPenney offers early glimpse of Black Friday deals

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    Now the cost of the bundle dropped to $249. It also comes with a $30 gift card. Dell's 27-inch gaming monitor has a discounted price of $399.99 from an original price of $799.99. There are also some great deals that can only be purchased online, including the $289 1 TB PlayStation 4 Slim bundle with Destiny 2 and Call of Duty: WWII , originally $389.99, and the $299.99 Xbox One S 500 GB Sports bundle with a three-month Game Pass and an extra controller, originally $389.99.
  • LG to provide glimpse of Android Oreo to V30 users

    LG to provide glimpse of Android Oreo to V30 users

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    V30 owners can at least look forward to an Android 8.0 Oreo update very soon. The LG V30 is the latest flagship device from the company, and in this regard, LG seems to be speeding up their roll-out of software updates. For now, the preview is only made available to South Korean owners of LG V30. Currently, the only smartphone running on Android Oreo released in South Korea is the Xperia XZ1 by Sony Corp.
  • Reflections on the Current State of Intel Corporation

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    Profund Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Intel Corporation by 14.3% during the first quarter. The stock has a beta value of 1.06. Intel Corporation (INTC ) average trading volume of 28,099,506 during the past month is 20.03% above its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been more active than usual in the stock in recent times.
  • Amazon launches annual Black Friday deals

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    In this post, we'll show you the five best pre-Black Friday sales you can find online right now. Although 27 of November will see the biggest and best of the deals laid down for the customers, the festivity of the app will not end with this Cyber Monday.
  • Telltale Releasing Complete Collection of The Walking Dead

    Telltale Releasing Complete Collection of The Walking Dead

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    There have been quite a few games based on The Walking Dead released since the popular zombie survival franchise was launched, but none have been embraced as strongly as those made by Telltale games . This release is intended as a primer for the upcoming fourth season for The Walking Dead . "Clementine has meant so much to fans since the series premiered in 2012", said Melissa Hutchison, the award-winning actress behind the iconic character.