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Technology Nintendo 'ruin childhoods' as they confirm the truth about Toad's head
Author: 0 Nintendo 'ruin childhoods' as they confirm the truth about Toad's head

Since then the character has become an integral part of the Mario franchise. After years of speculation, Nintendo is putting to rest the debate over the anatomy of a beloved Super Mario Bros. Dorkly writer Tristan Cooper took it upon himself to delve into the logistics - referencing dialogue from 2017's Mario Party: The Top 100 , where Toad says: "I'd tip my hat to you, but neither of us wants to see that".

Author: 0 SpaceX's colossal Falcon Heavy may finally fly today

The above animation of his Tesla roadster heading off to Mars , an astro-bot's arm hanging languidly out the open window, is pretty amusing, and straight out of a 1980s music video. Musk certainly grabbed the media's attention, now all he needs if a faultless launch later today. According to SpaceX , the Falcon Heavy rocket has the ability to lift almost 64 metric tons - or 141,000 lbs into orbit.

Technology Car-nation: Russian motorists rally to help Group Russia
Author: 0 Car-nation: Russian motorists rally to help Group Russia

In its February 1 decision, CAS unanimously ruled there was not enough evidence against the 28 Russian athletes to conclude they had committed any anti-doping rule violations. "I agree we need to get Russian Federation back in the Olympic family but on our terms, not on its terms of denial and attack". The IOC, which has cleared 169 Russians to compete at Pyeongchang , said that "not being sanctioned does not automatically confer the privilege of an invitation".

Technology Here's How to Watch (or Stream) the 2018 Olympics Opening Ceremony
Author: 0 Here's How to Watch (or Stream) the 2018 Olympics Opening Ceremony

With the Pyeongchang Olympics set to begin Friday, the Washington Post revisits the only other time South Korea hosted the games-and the mass murder that scarred the run-up to it. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the U.S. top diplomat, also didn't dismiss the possibility of a meeting with Pyongyang officials. White House officials said Pence was expected to continue to bring attention to North Korea's human rights abuses on the trip, and offer of reminder of grim ...

Technology Snapchat stock pops 25% after ending losing streak
Author: 0 Snapchat stock pops 25% after ending losing streak

The company also reported revenue of $285.7 million for the quarter, well above the $253 analysts were looking for. Facebook said last week its daily average users in the US and Canada fell slightly from the third quarter, to 184 million.

Technology Good thing fans are inside for coldest Super Bowl Sunday
Author: 0 Good thing fans are inside for coldest Super Bowl Sunday

The actual size of the audience is likely bigger than Nielsen's numbers portray, because Nielsen doesn't count those watching at bars, restaurants and Super Bowl parties. Squad cars cleared the streets ahead of the procession as part of an operation that included top officials in the Minneapolis Police Department including Chief Medaria Arradondo, the city's first black police chief, who took over previous year amid the political fallout over a pair of fatal police shootings in the city.

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Author: 0 For "Padmaavat", Deepika Padukone Got This Gift. Guess Who Sent It

The limited screen time did nothing to dampen the actor's happiness and Hydari said that she felt "overwhelmed" with the film's success and praise for her portrayal. I'd have liked to do a slightly less exhausting and emotionally draining film. "I didn't find anything wrong with the creativity in the film", says Tallulah.

Technology Mario Yamasaki Releases Statement on UFC Belem Fiasco
Author: 0 Mario Yamasaki Releases Statement on UFC Belem Fiasco

Yamasaki even managed to squeeze in another example of his inexplicable refereeing as he missed Cachoeira's first tap, condemning her to a few more seconds of unnecessary punishment. MMA is a contact sport, and no fighter likes to have the fight interrupted without a chance to reverse the outcome. Yamasaki was even late on stopping the fight there.

Technology BP earnings double on larger oil value
Author: 0 BP earnings double on larger oil value

It marked the best year for production since 2010. Oil giant BP has cheered one of the strongest years in the company's recent history after a hike in the cost of crude helped annual profits more than double. The move is a clear sign that the BP is recovering after oil prices collapse and is gradually shake off by the impact of the 56 billion Dollars paid for fines and oil clearing costs since 2010.

Technology PS4 5.50 Update's Features Detailed, Here's What It Does
Author: 0 PS4 5.50 Update's Features Detailed, Here's What It Does

The development team also added the option for you to play background music when playing games on PS Now. There's also name/avatar tab that showcases all the apps you have purchased with your PSN ID, as well as a PS Plus tab displaying all the free games you have nabbed from the monthly list.

Technology Devs Say DayZ Still Coming to the PlayStation 4
Author: 0 Devs Say DayZ Still Coming to the PlayStation 4 "Eventually"

It was recently revealed on the official blog of Major Nelson , a Director of Programming for Xbox Live, that on February 20, an Xbox One S bundle featuring the game Player Unknown's Battlegrounds will be made available. Too little, too late? On Steam, it now holds a rating of Mostly Negative reviews due to poor performance and, well, being stuck in Early Access for almost half a decade.

Technology Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's athletes 'hugely disappointed' with IOC verdict
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's athletes 'hugely disappointed' with IOC verdict

The IOC hasn't said why any of the individual Russians weren't invited, but did say it used a newly available database detailing past doping when it decided who should be eligible. "The main objectives I would like to focus on are the implementation of this great strategy that we have all worked so hard to bring together", said Coventry after her appointment was confirmed.

Technology McDonald's fries might have the cure for baldness
Author: 0 McDonald's fries might have the cure for baldness

Scientists in Japan say that a cure for baldness might be found in using a chemical also used to cook McDonald's fries . Chemical dimethylpolysiloxane used in McDonald's' cooking oil has shown signs of helping develop hair follicles.

Technology Nissan to pump $9.5 billion into China enterprise, eyes high three spot
Author: 0 Nissan to pump $9.5 billion into China enterprise, eyes high three spot

Nissan has a target of raising annual deliveries by 1 million units by 2022, with much of the growth coming from electrified models, Jun Seki, head of Nissan's China operations, told reporters in Beijing Monday. These quotas will require partially or fully electric models to make up a proportion of automakers' sales and production. According to reports the Japanese automaker intends to dominate the Chinese electric vehicle market through the investment.

Technology Porsche: 6 billion Euros for electric vehicle development
Author: 0 Porsche: 6 billion Euros for electric vehicle development

The existing engine plant is being expanded to manufacture electric drive trains and the body shop will also be developed. Porsche is doubling its investment in electric mobility to add more electrified variants to its range and create extra derivatives of the all-electric Mission E.

Technology Red Dead Redemption 2 Set to Include Battle Royale Mode
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Set to Include Battle Royale Mode

However, due to parts of the document turning out to be accurate based on the information shared by Rockstar over the months, they made a decision to share the rest of it as well. You guys can check out the TrustedReviews article here - it carries a lot more details on the various side activities that you can do in Red Dead Redemption 2 campaign and multiplayer portion, companion app which will release alongside Red Dead Redemption 2 on October 26.

Technology Hyundai Santa Fe first OFFICIAL photos arrive
Author: 0 Hyundai Santa Fe first OFFICIAL photos arrive

Hyundai is calling these fixtures "twin headlights", and if the Nissan Juke and pre-facelift Jeep Cherokee are any indication, it's not entirely clear which units are the main beams and which are the daytime running lamps. Furthermore in conjunction with SoundHound a song identification feature is also incorporated. Additionally, a new server-based voice recognition system incorporates artificial intelligence technology from Korean tech company Kakao to improve functionality and accuracy.

Technology Intel's Vaunt smart glasses won't make you look like a glasshole
Author: 0 Intel's Vaunt smart glasses won't make you look like a glasshole

Overall the smart glass by Intel looks much better than Google Glasses and does overcome some of the issues that it had but one question still is left unanswered, what exactly is the target audience for such a device and who exactly is willing to spend money to buy glasses that can show information on a part of screen.