Pittsburgh vs. Virginia Tech updates: Live NCAA Football game scores, results for Saturday

The Pittsburgh Panthers have had a week off and are no doubt ready to get back on the field. Pitt and the Virginia Tech Hokies will face off in an ACC battle at 4 p.m. ET on Saturday at Heinz Field. The Panthers should still be feeling good after a big win, while Virginia Tech will be looking to right the ship.

Pitt made easy work of the Florida State Seminoles two weeks ago and carried off a 41-17 victory.

Meanwhile, Virginia Tech was first on the board but had to settle for second at the end of their game against the Miami (FL) Hurricanes last week. Virginia Tech and Miami (FL) were almost perfectly matched up, but the Hokies suffered an agonizing 25-24 loss. RB Jalen Holston put forth a good effort for the losing side as he punched in two rushing touchdowns. Holston had some trouble finding his

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Instagram updates Threads app with Status tab, revamped navigation system

Instagram Threads Status tab update

Instagram’s Threads app is getting a refresh.


Instagram is givings its Threads app a refresh with a new Status tab and a tabbed navigation system, the company said Thursday. Threads is a companion app for Instagram designed for messaging close friends and sharing photos, videos and Stories in a private setting. The app launched last year, following the death of Instagram’s other standalone messaging app, Direct.

With the new Status tab, Instagram says users can more easily stay up to date with and interact with a friend’s Story or status. The tabbed navigation system is designed to allow users to easily move between sections in the app.

Last month, Threads added an inbox tab for “Everyone Else,” where users could see all their other messages and chat

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TTU vs. BAY Live updates Score, results, highlights, for Saturday’s NCAAF game

Through 1 Quarter

The Baylor Bears are on the road but looking no worse for wear. a victory is still up for grabs for either team after one quarter, but the Bears are up 7-3 over the Texas Tech Red RaidersNobody has stood out from the pack for Baylor offensively yet, with RB Qualan Jones being one of several leaders. He has picked up 29 yards on the ground on six carries.

Both Baylor and Texas Tech suffered losses in their previous contests, but Baylor is closer to making up for it this week. Baylor is out front, but they can’t get complacent.

Who’s Playing

Baylor @ Texas Tech

Current Records: Baylor 1-4; Texas Tech 2-5

What to Know

The Baylor Bears are on the road again Saturday and play against the Texas Tech Red Raiders at 4 p.m. ET Nov. 14 at Jones AT&T Stadium. The Bears stagger in

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Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what happened Nov. 13 with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

The number of new confirmed and probable cases of the coronavirus in Illinois topped 15,000 for the first time Friday, setting a record for the fourth straight day.

The 15,415 cases state public health officials reported Friday are 2,713 more than the previous record set a day earlier. Over the past week, the state is averaging 12,345 cases of COVID-19 per day.

The total number of known infections in Illinois now stands at 551,957 and the statewide death toll is 10,504 since the start of the pandemic, with 27 additional fatalities reported Friday.

The state also updated the data that it posts related to contact tracing, which involves reaching out to people diagnosed with COVID-19, urging them to isolate and asking them where they’ve been and whom they’ve seen during the two weeks prior to their positive test so those people can be asked to quarantine.

The data — covering

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Georgia Tech vs. Pittsburgh updates: Live NCAA Football game scores, results for Saturday

The Pittsburgh Panthers are 4-1 against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets since October of 2015, and they’ll have a chance to extend that success on Saturday. Pitt and Georgia Tech will face off in an ACC battle at 7 p.m. ET at Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field. The Panthers will be strutting in after a victory while Georgia Tech will be stumbling in from a loss.

Pitt made easy work of the Florida State Seminoles last week and carried off a 41-17 win.

Meanwhile, Georgia Tech ended up a good deal behind the Notre Dame Fighting Irish when they played two weeks ago, losing 31-13. QB Jeff Sims had a memorable game, but not in the way you want to be remembered: besides failing to produce a single touchdown, he fumbled the ball once with only 150 yards passing.

Pitt is the favorite in this one, with an

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S&P 500 Advances Toward Record: Live Stock Market Updates

By: Ella Koeze·Source: Refinitiv

Stocks pushed close to new highs on Wednesday, even as Americans braced for the next phase of the pandemic in the United States.

The market rally came as coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in the United States soared to new highs, straining medical facilities. As winter approaches and cooler weather drives people indoors, experts expect the totals to continue to climb.

Investors stuck with stocks despite the rising risks of the virus, buying up shares of giant technology companies and stay-at-home companies, while smaller companies and companies tied to shorter-term economic developments lagged.

Even so, the S&P 500 was up almost 1 percent, just below its record high close, set Sept. 2. The Nasdaq was 2 percent higher, led by a rebound in giant tech stocks that have served as a safe haven for investors amid the pandemic. Amazon

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Nexstim Plc Updates its Future Outlook for the full year 2020 with net sales growth estimate

Company announcement, Inside information, Helsinki, 10 November 2020 at 9.00 am (EET)

Nexstim Plc Updates its Future Outlook for the full year 2020 with net sales growth estimate

Nexstim Plc (NXTMH:HEX, NXTMS:STO) (“Nexstim” or “Company”) announces that it updates its future outlook.

The demand for the Company’s products and services has remained strong despite the changes in business environment due to Covid-19 epidemic. The company has also successfully implemented new ways of working remotely, which enables sales efforts and customer support despite the global pandemic. Nexstim estimates that the positive business development in the first half of 2020 will continue also in the second half.

Updated Future Outlook: Full year 2020 net sales are estimated to increase, and operating loss is expected to decrease in comparison to year 2019.

This updated future outlook replaces the previous 2020 financial guidance given on 3 April 2020, in which the Company estimated that

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SpaceX’s Crew-1 astronaut launch for NASA: Live updates

Shannon Walker, Soichi Noguchi posing for a photo in front of a plane: NASA astronauts Shannon Walker, Victor Glover and Mike Hopkins and Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Soichi Noguchi will fly on SpaceX's Crew-1 mission.

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NASA astronauts Shannon Walker, Victor Glover and Mike Hopkins and Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Soichi Noguchi will fly on SpaceX’s Crew-1 mission.

SpaceX plans to launch the first operational flight of its Crew Dragon astronaut taxi to the International Space Station on Nov. 14, 2020. Called Crew-1, this will be the second Crew Dragon mission to carry astronauts, following the successful Crew Dragon Demo-2 test flight in 2019.

Riding on top of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, NASA astronauts Michael Hopkins, Victor Glover and Shannon Walker, along with Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Soichi Noguchi, will lift off from the historic Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 7:49 p.m. EST (0049 GMT), if all goes according to plan. 

The astronauts will spend about six months at the International Space Station as members of Expedition 64/65 before returning

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Microsoft Teams Issues New Blow To Zoom With Superb Features And Updates

Microsoft Teams is continuing to ramp up the video conferencing wars to beat Zoom with a bunch of new features and updates. So, what’s new?

First up is a feature that many people could find useful—the ability to switch accounts much more easily. In a bid to simplify day to day Teams use, Microsoft is giving users the opportunity to add multiple accounts and manage them without having to log in and out.

Using the new Teams feature, you can link your accounts together and switch between them via your Settings. 

Previously, if you were using multiple Teams accounts, you had to log in and back out, costing valuable time and effort and killing the service’s usability. The feature is in

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TCU vs. TTU: Live updates, score, results, highlights, for Saturday’s NCAAF game

Through 1 Quarter

The experts predicted a victory for the TCU Horned Frogs, but it’s no sure thing at this point. It’s still tight after one quarter, with TCU leading 3 to nothing over the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Nobody has stood out from the pack for the Horned Frogs offensively yet.

TCU has yet to string together two consecutive wins, but this may be their chance. We’ll see if they can pull it off.

Who’s Playing

Texas Tech @ TCU

Current Records: Texas Tech 2-4; TCU 2-3

What to Know

A Big 12 battle is on tap between the TCU Horned Frogs and the Texas Tech Red Raiders at 3:30 p.m. ET Saturday at Amon G. Carter Stadium. TCU earned a 33-31 in their most recent contest in November of last year.

The Horned Frogs beat the Baylor Bears 33-23 last week. TCU can attribute much of their success

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