AccuWeather recently debuted a new VR experience called AccuWeather -- Weather for Life, which promises users "engaging 360 video content, current weather conditions, a daily and hourly forecast," and more. The post You can now experience the weather in VR thanks to AccuWeather and Oculus appeared first on Digital Trends.
Much of the U.S. should expect higher than average temperatures this spring with a region stretching from Texas to New England expected to have the most unusually tepid temperatures, federal climate scientists said Thursday. Forecasters from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) also warned that communities in the midwest, California and southeastern U.S. could be vulnerable to flooding. North Dakota and Idaho face a particularly high risk of flooding as high levels of snow mel...
What happens with the National Weather Service gets it wrong? It turns out, they won’t tell you, and will allow you to cower in fear in your apartment, terrified that you will be snowed in for days without food, water and access to all the benefits of civilization. According to the Associated Press, the National Weather Service, which issues the meteorological proclamations that send Americans scrambling to load up on groceries they’ll never eat and enough toilet paper to turn the S...
A French woman with Down’s Syndrome fulfilled a lifelong ambition on Sunday by presenting the weather forecast on national television. Mélanie Ségard, 21, provided a summary of the weekend weather on France 2 after challenging broadcasters to take her on if she received 100,000 likes on her Facebook page “Melanie can do it,” Agence France-Presse reports. The page, set up by advocacy group UNAPEI, picked up 200,000 likes within ten days, earning Segard two offers...
Adding to the “on-again, off-again” flame between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, a new video via Fight Hype surfaced with Mayweather making what seems to be quite the definitive statement. While on the UK leg of his Undefeated tour, the champ addressed the crowd by announcing his intention to step out of retirement to fight McGregor once and for all. Mayweather went on to say, "Simple and plain. Let’s fight in June. You’re the B side. I’m the A side. We’re not here to cry about...
FLoyd Mayweather is currently touring the U.K. where earlier this week somebody set one of his vans on fire. During a stop in England today, Mayweather announced that he was coming out of retirement and wanted to fight Conor McGregor in June. The onus is now seemingly all on McGregor to make this happen. Video below, quote via Yahoo!: “For Conor McGregor, I’m coming out of retirement, just to fight Conor McGregor. I don’t want to hear no more excuses about the money, about the UFC. Sign th...
Wet Weather Dampens Hopes of a Podium for HRC After weather hampered the MXGP classes opportunity to put in a qualifying race Saturday, both HRC MXGP riders Gajser and Bobryshev had high hopes of a better day of racing aboard their CRF450RWs.With no rain falling overnight as had been feared, the track had settled slightly meaning that the riders could take to the gate to fight for those all-important championship points.Tim GajserzoomTim Gajser Tim GajserzoomTim Gajser Both HRC MXGP riders opte...
A dominant strain in fashion this season that has occasionally been overlooked? The stripped-down kind of sophistication afforded by a brand new trench coat. Balenciaga lead the charge on the spring/summer 2017 catwalk with utilitarian khaki raincoats with inflated shoulders that had seasoned acolytes salivating over their simplicity; meanwhile Bottega Veneta, Belstaff, and Burberry produced them in a variety of luxe finishes. If taking it straight seems a little uninspiring, look to Marni, Rose...
Ino Technologies has produced a handheld device that combines weather data with lightning detection, as an all-in-one way to be prepared for rough weather. The post Ino Technologies Weather Pro lightning detector review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Former boxer Floyd Mayweather was out celebrating his 40th birthday this past weekend when his home was reportedly broken into, according to TMZ. As Mayweather celebrated with the likes of Mariah Carey and Justin Bieber, his gated Vegas home was robbed for over $150,000 USD in valuables, including a timepieces and several luxury bags. According to sources within law enforcement, it is believed that the thief (or thieves), forced their way through a back door. The police have advised Mayweather t...
Freddie Roach, the famous boxing trainer, is now involved in the Manny Pacquiao Conor McGregor – FLoyd Mayweather rumors. Roach went on the MMA Hour on Monday where he revealed that Floyd Mayweather had spoken to him about the possibility of the fight happening. Via MMA Fighting: “It looks like it’s gonna happen. Everything is pointing in the right direction. I think Conor will have his hands full with a boxer like Floyd. But he’s sellable, he’s making some noise.” Roach said Ma...
Forecasters are warning of dangerous wildfire conditions Monday and Tuesday in parts of Texas and Oklahoma.The National Weather Service issued a Fire Weather Watch for several North Texas counties effective Tuesday afternoon from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.The counties involved are -- Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Delta, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Fannin, Grayson, Hamilton, Hill, Hood, Hopkins, Hunt, Jack, Johnson, Kaufman, Lamar, Montague, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rains, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, Van Zandt a...
MELBOURNE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) released the first images taken by Harris Corporation’s (NYSE:HRS) Advanced Himawari Imager (AHI) onboard Himawari-9, the country’s newest weather satellite. The imager captured detailed clouds over Japan and the Pacific Ocean. The Harris-built AHI significantly improves the quality, speed and accuracy of information provided to meteorologists with its higher resolution, 11 additional spectral bands and more rapid scans...
Weatherford International (WFT: NYSE) By Wells Fargo Securities ($5.77, Feb. 2, 2017) We believe Weatherford International took a significant step forward with its fourth-quarter earnings-per-share report and conference call by laying out a compelling strategy and financial framework to delever the company and get operations back on track and profitable. However, we still reduce our 2017/2018 earnings before interest, taxes,...
Image source: Getty Images. What happened Investors in Weatherford International (NYSE:WFT) are breathing a huge sigh of relief on Thursday after the oilfield service company's fourth-quarter earnings came in ahead of expectations, suggesting that the worst of the oil market downturn is in the rearview mirror. Those results, along with the announcement of an alliance with Nabors Industries (NYSE:NBR), fueled a 14% rally in the stock by 11 a.m. EST. So what Weatherford reported a 4% sequential i...
On 1/30/2017, Shares of Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) closed at $5.18 in last trading day. After noting the initial trading entry at $5.24, it reached to a day’s high of $5.25 and moved to a day’s low of $4.97. The recent daily volume was 25.12 million as contrast to it’s an average volume of 28.73 million. The last close of the Weatherford International plc stock reflects that it traded  -3.20% from its 50-day moving average of $5.35. The stock traded below -4.98% to its 200-...
A Conor McGregor PPV interview reportedly brought 5,000 to the EventCity exhibition center in Manchester, England. It was at this interview that the UFC lightweight champion talked about everything from his UFC career to the WWE and a possible fight with undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather. It was the talk about Floyd Mayweather that had many people talking, including the boxer himself. Floyd, who has a boxing record of 49-0, spoke in an interview with The Independent about the possibility...
Not only does Conor McGregor have his eyes on Floyd Mayweather and only Floyd Mayweather right now, he believes a fight between them could go down at the end of this year.In a Q session that took place in front of 5,000 paying fans in England over the weekend, McGregor said his UFC career is currently on hold so he can pursue a fight with Mayweather. And to put the wheels in motion, McGregor intends on meeting up with Mayweather in Las Vegas to hammer out the details on what he believes could be...
NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Monday released the first photos taken by a new weather satellite, launched last November, that promises to result in more accurate and timely forecasts. The GOES-16 satellite (previously called GOES-R) is the first of four weather satellites that will provide images of the entire Earth from a geostationary orbit roughly 22,300 miles above the equator. The second satellite is expected to launch sometime in the spring of 2018. GOES s...
Get ready to revel in some next-level planetary beauty, because on Monday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released the first images taken by its GOES-16 weather satellite, launched in November 2016. Perched 22,300 miles above Earth, the spacecraft has a spectacular view of our world’s complex atmospheric dynamics. Take this stunning shot of the Americas, snapped on January 15, which captures the fine details of meteorological phenomena like cloud cover, storm devel...