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by | January 12, 2018 | 17:24

Another seven drones were "eliminated" by Pantsir-S anti-aircraft missiles fired by the Russians, with the bases reporting no casualties or damage, the statement explains. The agreement has helped reduce fighting significantly and contributed to warmer ties between Russian Federation and Turkey. This was stated by the Russian Defense Ministry, FOCUS reported quoting TASS.

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:19

You can all go home now", Fortune Magazine's tech editor Rachel King tweeted . Day one's big stories were a shaken GoPro CEO , a royally pissed off Huawei executive and Las Vegas's utter lack of preparation for a rainstorm . In the meantime, feel free to point out all of the applicable metaphors to the current state of the electronics industry. After about an hour, only the south and north halls in the plaza were without power.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:56

But things don't have to be this way. As expected, vivo is demonstrating the first smartphone with an in-screen fingerprint sensor right here at CES 2018 . The fingerprint reader itself is about the size of a small coin and works by scanning your finger through the tiny gaps found along the phone's pixels.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:54

There's local and online co-op, full touch-screen support, and HD rumble to enhance the feel of weapon recoil. If you thought a remastered version of Dark Souls for both the Nintendo Switch and PS4, Xbox One , and PC, wasn't enough, Bandai Namco also stealthily announced a new Dark Souls Trilogy Box (thanks, ResetEra !).

by | January 12, 2018 | 14:59

And what's more, the ice looks pretty damn pure. New research shows that a sizable portion of this water ice is surprisingly near the surface - in some cases just a few feet down. The remarkable ice cliffs appear to contain distinct layers, which could preserve a record of Mars' past climate, according to the report . Blocks falling from an ice-rich scarp, suggestive of erosion.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:26

G has now officially confirmed to launch the LG Pay service in the USA this year. Even Android Pay, which was recently combined with Google Wallet to form Google Pay, is in 17 countries and can be used on Android devices with NFC functionality.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:34

Yeah, I know, yet another Mario Tennis may not sound that interesting at first - the last couple entries in the series for 3DS and Wii U have been a bit bland - but there's reason to be excited for this new game. EA's intriguing indie, Fe, also got a release date and a Switch trailer, confirming that its ethereal adventuring will arrive on February 16. This woman-only SNK fighter looks to use the models and animation from The King of Fighters XIV, but the game looks to be a much ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:29

What makes things tricky is the fact that the satellite failed to achieve orbit, reportedly burning up in the earth's atmosphere. "We have chose to stand down and take a closer look at data from recent fairing testing for another customer", said SpaceX communications director John Taylor at the time.

by | January 11, 2018 | 23:30

This questioning also comes alongside pressure from the French government's fraud watchdog, which has opened an investigation into claims of alleged deception and planned obsolescence. And the GOP lawmaker is pressing the company to explain how it settled on a $29 battery replacement for iPhone 6 or later - as opposed to offering it for free.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:54

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders issued a statement Wednesday night, saying the "administration urges the House ... to preserve the useful role FISA's Section 702 authority plays in protecting American lives". Critics warn that the approval of the bill would further increase the FBI's intelligence and surveillance powers . "Abouts" collection occurs when communications that mention a target-the surveillance includes information about an individual-are swept up in addition ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:28

On the blinking lines: Republican lawmakers and top intelligence officials perplexed that Trump had appeared to contradict more than a week of public statements from the administration in support of the reauthorization, which allows the government to conduct warrantless spying on United States soil.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:13

The game will also include the original DLC as well, meaning players will also get the Artorias of the Abyss DLC included. Update: Sadly, we don't know anything else about From Software's "New Project" just yet, but in other exciting news, it's been announced that its classic 2011 RPG Dark Souls is being remastered for Nintendo Switch .

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:09

A Definitive Edition has officially been announced and it's bringing the fantastic hack and slash to the beloved hybrid console this Spring! " Hyrule Warriors " is a spin-off based on " The Legend of Zelda ". Alongside the game's release on the Nintendo Switch (and giving players the first portable version of the game), Nintendo also revealed that a new character will be coming with the Switch release next month named Joy.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:25

Be sure to be on the lookout for The World Ends With You Remix for Nintendo Switch later this year. The Direct also includes details on updates for Super Mario Odyssey , Mario & Rabbids: Kingdom Battle , and Pokken Tournament . Breath of the Wild fans will be excited to hear that Nintendo will add new outfits for Link and Zelda the latest entry in the Legend of Zelda series.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:14

Tucked away in its own hidden corner of the app, Today In isn't prominent enough to be designed as a News Feed replacement or anything so radical - but that's kind of a shame. Mobile local advertising tactics - such as geo-fencing, click-to-call and click-to-map - will become more popular among national brands that are putting money into increasingly available and "currently undervalued" mobile local ad inventory, BIA/Kelsey said.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:37

Yet Apple still announced last July that it would invest $ 1 billion in Guizhou so as to establish the new database there. As we noted at the time, regulations introduced in June 2016 also prevent transfer of sensitive economic, scientific or technological overseas.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:27

Ford Edge sales totaled 142,603 of the overall Ford brand SUV sales of 796,302 in 2017, a 6% increase over the previous year. A glance at its new face and specs sheet will tell you that there's still an upgraded powertrain, new tech, and pretty styling present to make this look like your seasonal run-of-the-mill upgrade, but rest assured it's anything but.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:25

Since 2016, scientists have been baffled by the phenomenon known as FRB 121102 , a series of radio waves that appear to be broadcast out to the stars in much the same way that we send out desperate messages in the hopes of connecting with some other intelligent life.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:06

The official Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter account just ended more than four years of silence. An announcement regarding the Cyberpunk 2077 video game may be coming soon. but... just look at the tweet. Since then, well, it's been pretty quiet on the Cyberpunk news front. Nearly 5 years after it was first revealed, the hype surrounding CD Projekt RED's upcoming futuristic RPG is still at a fever pitch.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:40

That's a long list of old phones, and odds are you have one just lying around the house, but still, the ideal BOGO is not both a switch and trade affair. And, the funds come back to you via a mail-in rebate. Meanwhile, if you just need one new smartphone, T-Mobile has a separate deal you might be interested in: $150 back via rebate when you purchase a new Samsung or LG handset on the company's Equipment Installment Plan and trade in a qualifying smartphone.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:01

There is no way of unlocking the League Skins through gameplay and you will have to buy them using a new in-game currency called League Tokens. The very first match sees San Francisco Shock take on Los Angeles Valiant in a match that most certainly won't be watching, because I will be very, very fast asleep.

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:06

A 13-megapixel autofocus camera is on the back, while a 5-megapixel camera is on the front, above the 12.3-inch 1920 x 1280 touchscreen with its Gorilla Glass protection. Lastly, the left flank features another speaker grille, an SD card slot, a nano SIM slot, and what looks like a 3.5mm headset jack. Graphics processing is taken care of by the chip's integrated Adreno 540 GPU clocked at 710 MHz.

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:55

World's First Vivo Indisplay Fingerprint Smartphone is ready for mass production. UBI Research predicted that bezel-less displays will grow in market share from 20% in 2017 to over 50% by 2020. While it's been sometime Synaptics had announced the breakthrough in developing in-screen fingerprint sensor, Vivo has the crown of being the first to offer the tech in a workable phone.

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:53

What do you think of The Darkest Shore? The island is surrounded by thick fog and closely guarded by both the Luftwaffe and the Kriegsmarine. The game's publisher Activision promises that these Nazi zombies are " more cunning, quick, and even more bloodthirsty than before ".

by | January 10, 2018 | 18:47

Beane said he's seen all of the potential first-rounders in this group, but he might not have his pick of the bunch. "I think there was misunderstanding of what was said". Martin left the Dolphins and later revealed that he struggled with depression and tried to kill himself on multiple occasions after quitting football due to the harassment.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:51

Toyota e-Palette fully-autonomous concept vehicle unveiled at Consumer Electronics Show . As everyone who's caught up on the new Black Mirror episodes knows, the self-driving Pizza Hut delivery vehicle is striking similar to technology featured in the season 4 episode " Crocodile ".

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:01

Sandisk's smallest 1TB flash drive is for now in the "prototype" stages and may take a while to hit the mass market. It has the same form-factor as other SanDisk Ultra Fit drives, which means it is just a tiny bit larger than the part that sticks into your USB port.

by | January 10, 2018 | 14:08

The screen of this 65-inch LG OLED TV rolls up into its base. This helps to deliver better space utilisation alongside enabling a large TV-viewing experience. LCDs, for instance, use colour filters and liquid crystals that block light to create an image. Users can also control their new LG smart TVs with voice and ask it to find a TV show or adjust screen settings.

by | January 10, 2018 | 13:13

The Vive Pro brings many improvements over the original headset, including an upgrade to the displays, which are now dual-OLED and offer a combined resolution of 2880x1660 with a field of view of 110º. "Wireless VR has been on almost every VR user's wishlist since the technology was unveiled", said Frank Soqui, General Manager Virtual Reality Group at Intel Corporation.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:28

While iPhone users can't run full apps on the PC, they can read and respond to texts as well as make and receive calls. "All your phone data could only be accessed on your paired PC while you are in range", Dell says. However, it might take ages to achieve a kind of continuity similar to Apple. "Your connection is only accessible on the PC when you are present and the communication remains secure through a point-to-point connection, never going through the internet or Wi-Fi routers", Dell ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:34

It's certainly not unusual to see big tech companies claim various unique achievements, firsts and records for new products unveiled at major trade shows like CES, but whether or not the Dell XPS 15 is one-of-a-kind, its state-of-the-art features can not be ignored.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:35

Aside from its flagship video doorbell, Ring also sells security cameras such as the Ring Floodlight Cam and Ring Stick Up Cam . The set, which is valued at $199, comes with various accessories including a Base Station, Contact Sensor, Keypad, Passive Infrared Sensor and Z-Wave Extender.

by | January 10, 2018 | 06:12

In China, the Honor 9 Lite was launched in Black, White, Blue, and Silver color options. Honor is a leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei Group. Plus, there's a microSD card slot (up to 256GB external storage), 64GB of internal storage and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera to go along with those 16-megapixel rear lenses.

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:11

Speaking of Google, the technology behemoth has a presence on the show floor where it is spotlighting four new smart displays , all Google Assistant-enabled. "Our products will learn from users to provide intelligent services, not the other way around", Park said. "Televisions, refrigerators and more will understand you and your preferences, and tailor an experience that is right for you", said Samsung global consumer electronics president HS Kim.

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:13

SpaceX declined to comment further, citing the mission's classified status, as did Northrup Grumman, which manufactured the Zuma satellite and hired SpaceX as the launch contractor. "If we or others find otherwise based on further review, we will report it immediately", she said. According to Shotwell, "Since the data reviewed so far indicates that no design, operational or other changes are needed, we do not anticipate any impact on the upcoming launch schedule".