Tag: Las Vegas

Paranormal Researcher May Have Found Time Warp Outside Las Vegas

Paranormal investigator Joshua Warren said that he found a spot in the desert just north of Las Vegas where he watched time slow down for 20 milliseconds. What are the possible causes of this anomaly?

Feature | Science July 2, 2018

'Fortnite' Breaks Twitch Record Again: Ninja's Charity Event in Las Vegas Draws 667,000 Viewers

Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins broke his own Twitch record with 667,000 concurrent viewers for a 'Fortnite' charity event in Las Vegas. The event allowed fans and casual players to play alongside professionals and streamers, resulting in a few interesting highlights.

Video Games April 24, 2018

LG Unveils ThinQ Smart Fridge: Alexa Support, 29-Inch See-Through Touch Screen, And More

LG is set to introduce its line of smart kitchen solution that will be powered by webOS and Alexa. First to unveil is the InstaView ThinQ refrigerator that boasts of a 29-inch touchscreen panel and remote management features.

CES 2018 January 7, 2018

Fake News Once Again Dominate Facebook And Google After Las Vegas Shooting: This Has To Stop

Fake news once again dominated Facebook and Google after the Las Vegas shooting incident that left at least 59 people dead. The companies have not been able to keep false reports off their platforms despite several initiatives and promises.

Google October 3, 2017

NY Police Officer Falls Ill With Legionnaire’s Disease

Two persons who made separate trips to Rio Las Vegas Hotel and Casino have recently fallen ill with Legionnaire's disease. Now in New York City, an East Harlem precinct also have a potential case of the disease.

Public Health June 12, 2017

Las Vegas Becomes The First US City To Debut Public Needle Vending Machines

The first public needle vending machine in the United States debuted in Las Vegas. This is in a bid to promote needle safety and prevent the HIV and Hepatitis viruses from spreading due to the use of contaminated needles.

Public Health April 15, 2017

Xiaomi Says It's Not Making Money From Selling Smartphones, So What Is Its Strategy?

Xiaomi executives revealed that the company remains unfazed despite the sharp decline of smartphones sales this year. The company reiterated its key income drivers come from its range of smart home devices.

Business Tech November 27, 2016

Toyota Land Cruiser Zooms Ahead As 'World's Fastest SUV': 2,000 Horsepower And 220 MPH Top Speed

Toyota's Land Cruiser is undeniably big in size but slow in speed, albeit it has proven it could traverse the toughest terrains with its sturdy build. Now meet the Land Speed Cruiser, with a top speed of 220 mph, introduced at the 2016 SEMA Show.

Car Tech November 2, 2016

Watch Drones Fly Through This Psychedelic Course Equipped With Shooting Flames

Only skilled pilots could navigate their drones through this course at the XDC 2 Xtreme Drone Circuit Races in Las Vegas last week.

FUTURE TECH January 19, 2016

Leave Luggage At The Hotel: CES Will Search All Bags And Ban Suitcases

New security measures at CES in Las Vegas include bag checks and pat downs before all attendees can enter the trade show. Guests are encouraged to leave their luggage at the hotel and to expect delays at the entrance in exchange for a smooth CES experience.

December 30, 2015

Billy Idol Dances With Himself At Las Vegas House Of Blues, Announces Sin City Residency

Billy Idol promises unforgettable performances in Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. What happens to those who will come to watch his Las Vegas performances on March and May 2016 will stay there.

Movies/TV Shows November 10, 2015

Nissan To Unwrap GT-R NISMO N-Attack Package At SEMA: Here's What It Offers

Nissan has been preparing for the unveiling of its GT-R NISMO N-Attack Package at the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Nissan will also display a trio of 2016 Titan XD models on the show.

FUTURE TECH October 26, 2015

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, Worth $840 Million, Lives In A Trailer Park: Here's Why

Tony Hsieh, the CEO of Zappos, is staying in a trailer park in downtown Las Vegas. Hsieh has invested about $350 million in the region to make it more attractive to investors.

Business July 20, 2015

Hear The New Batmobile Roar In This Video From Its Public Debut

'Batman v. Superman's new Batmobile is a monster of a vehicle. It's on display to the public for the first time right now, and this video shows just how loud it is.

Movies/TV Shows June 9, 2015

Betty Willis, Designer Of 'Welcome To Fabulous Las Vegas' Sign, Dies

Betty Willis, the designer of the iconic Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas neon sign, has passed away. She was 91 years old.

Internet Culture April 21, 2015

Shocking! Las Vegas Woman Gets $200 Ticket For Applying Lip Balm At A Red Light

Don't put that Chapstick on while driving in Las Vegas. Highway patrol officers are pretty serious about citing drivers for distracted driving as one woman found out.

Society April 5, 2015

CES 2015: CES Day 1 In Pictures

CES 2015 Day 1 cool images showing off the best of the beginning of the tech industry's biggest tradeshow.

January 12, 2015

District court sides with Uber, dumps Nevada restraining order

Uber may have launched with a lot of opposition in Nevada but it’s seen an ally in a District Court judge who denied a restraining order against it.

Society October 30, 2014

Uber launches in Nevada amid controversy and citations

Uber is undeterred in offering its ride-sharing services in Nevada. Taxi regulators have already cited four Uber drivers and impounded their vehicles for offering 'illegal' ride-for-hire services.

Legal October 26, 2014

Jersey, Nevada casinos link up to offer gamblers huge progressive jackpot

A slot machine manufacturer has linked 100 slot machines in Atlantic City with over 600 in Las Vegas for creating a progressive jackpot pool. Bally Technologies will fill the jackpot with a portion of the cash feed from the slot machines in the two cities.

Business August 21, 2014

'Ride Genie' hits Vegas, e-hailing app aims to boost traditional taxi service

A new transportation app is live in Las Vegas. But it's not Uber or Lyft as the city continues to maintain regulations on taxis that bar private drivers and prohibits ride-sharing apps.

Apps/Software August 14, 2014

Las Vegas dad sacrifices life to defend family from burglars

A father in Las Vegas sacrificed his life to defend his family from a pair of home invaders, who were on a crime spree that involved murder, burglary and a fake hostage situation.

Society August 2, 2014

Sweden’s WizzCom makes 3D TV without the glasses, possible

Sweden's WizzCom 3D has launched a series of monitors delivering 3D imaging without the need for those pesky glasses.

Gadgets April 12, 2014

Sore loser: Gambler blames Las Vegas casino for letting him play drunk and lose $500K

A gambler has sued a Las Vegas casino for letting him play and lose $500,000 while he was drunk. Mark Johnston claims the staff at Downtown Grand casino served him drinks and lent him money and now are trying to extort him with "letters and attorneys."

Society March 7, 2014

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