first_imgFor games on the final three weekends of the season, the Southland will reveal its television selections 12 days prior to tipoff. This allows for the best matchups to be selected each week for various broadcast partners. Other TV choices were revealed during the preseason. FRISCO, Texas – The Southland Conference ESPN3 Game of the Week package will visit the campus of Central Arkansas on Feb. 17, as the UCA women and men host Nicholls. The doubleheader will be available on WatchESPN.com and ESPN apps. This is the first wild card selection of the season.The Nicholls men currently reside in first place in the Southland standings with an 8-2 mark after winning at New Orleans Saturday. The Bears are in a three-way tie for sixth place, and would claim one of the final spots in the conference tournament if the season ended today.UCA’s women are trying to position themselves for a top seed in their quest to win a third consecutive Southland tournament title. The Sugar Bears are in a tie for third place following last weekend’s loss at Southeastern Louisiana. The Nicholls women’s squad is presently in eighth place.ESPN3 will also have coverage of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at Lamar doubleheader Feb. 17 via school productions. The Southland Digital Network will carry that day’s Abilene Christian at Southeastern Louisiana women’s and men’s games, powered by the Southeastern Channel. Saturday, Feb. 17 (Women’s/Men’s Basketball Start Times)Nicholls at Central Arkansas, 1/3:30 p.m. CT, ESPN3 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at Lamar, 2/4:30 p.m. CT, ESPN3Abilene Christian at Southeastern Louisiana, 2/5 p.m., Southland Digital NetworkOther games will be streamed through instutional platforms. Check southland.org/scoreboard for links.last_img read more

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first_imgA Donegal mum has posted a picture of her son on Facebook for all the world to see how much he looks like Ed Sheeran.Is it Ed and Mark or Mark and Ed??But Eileen Doherty has a method to her madness.Like thousands of others she has been unable to get tickets for Ed’s two sold-out shows at Croke Park this summer. But Eileen is hoping that Ed sees the picture of son Mark and his remarkable resemblance to the singer.Eileen’s caption read “Hi Ed i’ll give you back your son if you give us 2 tickets for your show lol”And if Ed is reading this (well you never know!), Eileen has promised to bring Mark!‘ON ME ED, SON’ – MUM’S DESPERATE BID FOR ROCKER SHEERAN’S TICKETS! was last modified: March 9th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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first_imgGoogle is starting to put more energy into its programming language, Dart. The company has announced it the release of AngularDart 2.0, a framework designed for Dart and used in Google Web apps. It features API improvements, bug fixes and enhanced performance.Google also announced the developer preview of AngularDart components, such as material design widgets. In addition, Google announced it is working on speeding up Dart’s development cycle, and making it easier to use with existing JavaScript libraries. “We believe all this makes Dart an even better choice for web development than before. Dart has been here for a long time and it’s not going anywhere. It’s cohesive and dependable, which is what a lot of web developers want,” the Dart Team wrote in a post.Node.js 7 releasedThe Node.js team is announcing the next major version of the JavaScript runtime. Node.js has been released with support for 98% of ECMAScript 6 language features, enhanced reliability and performance, and a new experimental URL parser.The team recommended upgrading to the new version as long as it doesn’t disrupt one’s environment. For a more stable release, users should start on Node.js 4 or update to Node.js 6.Node.js 7 will be supported until June 2017. Version 8 of Node.js is expected to be released in April 2017..NET Core 1.1 Preview 1 now availableMicrosoft is announcing the preview of its first minor update to .NET Core 1.0. .NET Core 1.1 Preview 1 focuses on supporting new operating system distributions, such as Linux Mint 18, macOS 10.12, OpenSUSE 42.1 and Windows Server 2016. Other features include new APIs to enable specific scenarios, and bug fixes.This is only a preview release and is designed to provide developers with an early look at .NET Core 1.1. It is not recommended for production workloads.Along with this preview, Microsoft announced ASP.NET Core 1.1 Preview 1 and Entity Framework Core 1.1 Preview 1.IndexedDB 2.0 previewMozilla is providing some insight into the upcoming release of the Indexed Database API version 2.0. IndexedDB is an API designed for client-side storage of structured data.The new version will feature a new onclose event handler, binary key indexing, a new property to determine object stores, and other new APIs for fine-grained access to IndexedDB.The new APIs will be implemented in Firefox and available in Firefox 51. Firefox 51 is currently available as a developer edition; general availability is expected in January 2017.More information about the upcoming release is available here.last_img read more

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