Tech

by | October 04, 2017 | 01:32

The user has bought a 64GB, Rose Gold variant of the iPhone 8 Plus and was charging it with the provided charger and adaptor. A silver iPhone 8 Plus had popped open out of the box which is likely to have happened during transportation. Behind the new Apple Face ID system are a pair of components being called Romeo and Juliet. There have been no reports of similar iPhone incidents in the United States.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:46

Microsoft hasn't announced a release window for the Buy as Gift option, so we can't confirm that it'll be included in the global version of the next firmware update , but we hope it is. This is not specific to independent retailers and we are finding that every retailer would wish to have more Xbox One X stock for launch, which is reflective of the strong pre-order performance we are seeing.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:38

Access to the four-day demo ends for everyone at 8am PT/10am CT/11am ET on October 12, 2017. We'll also get to keep all of the credit (up to $1 million) we earn in the demo if we buy the full game. Campaign Mode has Daily Workouts, challenges, circuit experiences, and missions to complete, awarding people with experience, in-game money, and vehicle unlocks.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:40

Polyphony says that all progression earned in the game will carry over to the full release of GT Sport , allowing players to earn up $1 million dollars in in-game credits and garage personalization to be used in full release on October 17th.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:29

The users are able to set the DIY route from the Street View camera that will be mounted on top of the vehicle. The catch is that there is only one supported camera right now and it is the Insta360 Pro. The catch is that in some areas Street View imagery is simply not available. If the pictures comply with Google's algorithms, the company might just upload the shots to the Street View app as well as Google Earth and Google Maps.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:22

Facebook says that it reviews millions of ads each week, and about 8 million people report them each day, meaning it can't catch every one that breaks the rules. On Monday, the world's biggest social platform announced plans to hire an additional 1000 employees to review ad submissions, along with other new policies and procedures created to improve the transparency of Facebook's advertising.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:19

Of the remainder, if we assume equal exposure for each ad, only 44 percent were actually shown during the election - fewer than 1,000 ads. Some of the ads were paid for in Russian currency. Lastly, $3 was spent on 50% of the ads; and for 99% of the ads, less than $1,000 was spent. "After the election, I made a comment that I thought the idea misinformation on Facebook changed the outcome of the election was a insane idea", said Mr Zuckerberg last week.

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:20

Add to that that Google's doesn't take into consideration any Android versions with less than 0.1% distribution and we might have the answer to the question of why Oreo hasn't made it to the charts earlier than October. With a huge market share of 32 percent, Android 6.0 Marshmallow is the Android version that is widely available on Android devices. However, the numbers should rise by end of the year as many smartphone brands like Samsung, Nokia, Sony and Motorola amongst others have ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:50

Out of 54,000 Apple computers 4.2% machines had unexpected versions of extensible firmware interface. In most cases, firmware is a hassle to update with the latest security patches. The researchers describe the problem as "software secure, firmware insecure". "Apple continues to work diligently in the area of firmware security and we're always exploring ways to make our systems even more secure", it said.

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:37

Imagine your Facebook account has been hacked, you are trying to regain access to it and instead of you answering some security question or selecting pictures of your friends in order to get a security code via email that you'll use to log back in, you can just use your face.

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:28

For those unaware, Fallout 4's PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One iterations were generally considered to be among the top 10 best video games of 2015 , as it won more than 200 "best of" awards. Joel Breton, the general manager of Vive Studios, said that "we are about to achieve success and to direct properly the promise of a game with more than hundred locations, near endless content, fully playable in VR, and quests".

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:18

As of writing, today alone, Battlegrounds has received more than 4,000 negative reviews. The ads are of a third-party gaming VPN, which is quite the sore spot for players in the region after many have complained of lag-ridden servers. Many of these negative reviews appear to be coming from Chinese players (content and language warning at the link). For those who do not understand what I'm talking about, I'm a Chinese player and seemingly Bluehole get parterned up with some "game ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:17

Back when Nintendo first revealed the line up of indie games destined for the Switch, the announcement of Stardew Valley came as something of a surprise to pretty much everyone. Priced at $14.99, the Switch port has been developed by Sickhead Games who have also ported Axiom Verge to Switch and multiple games to Playstation Vita.

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:13

The long-awaited Cuphead is finally out and available for players that want to take a colorful (and brutal) romp through 1930s-inspired platforming gameplay, while recently some players have encountered a potential bug that could erase your save, if you aren't careful.

by | October 02, 2017 | 14:25

Tonight concludes Yom Kippur , the holiest day of the year for Jews when we reflect on the past year and ask forgiveness for our mistakes. Facebook is facing a probe after disclosing the details about the presence of Russian political ads worth $100,000.

by | October 02, 2017 | 14:22

Apple infamously removed the iPhone headphone jack and replaced it with the Lightning port beginning with last year's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus , and the trend continues with this year's iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus as well as with the upcoming iPhone X .

by | October 02, 2017 | 14:19

Crowds of pro-choice campaigners met at Parnell Square and marched through the city up to the gates of the Irish parliament, waving placards and chanting. A smaller march was also held outside the Irish Embassy in London. Each year, however, thousands of Irish women go overseas for abortions and opinion polls show a large majority of voters do want some change.

by | October 02, 2017 | 13:35

This is of particular relevance for those with younger children as the Family Link service is primarily aimed at parents of kids under the age of 13. For example, kids may be able to download games, but they might be blocked from downloading dating apps.

by | October 02, 2017 | 13:04

Mate 10, Huawei's flagship device, will be the first ever device of Huawei to come with their newly developed Artificial Intelligent Chip. It is believed that Huawei was referring to the Mate 10 Pro in that teaser. The Pro variant will come in three colours - dark blue, black and brown and will feature a wide, lighter band across the top of the phone. The phone is also expected to come in both 64GB and 128GB internal storage variants.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:59

Any members of the program are now banned from live streaming any Nintendo content. "You can not broadcast content on YouTube Live from the account you have registered to the Nintendo Creators", according to Nintendo , which would force you to do it from another account and register that video individually if you wanted to get revenue out of it.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:22

Brutal Deluxe , Paradroid and Impossible Mission . The Commodore 64 is being re-released as a miniature console in the style of the NES and SNES Classic Editions . A timeless classic is being given a new lease of life with the launch of THEC64® Mini. As well as the joystick, it comes with a HDMI cable and USB charging cable: if you want to plug it into the mains, you'll have to pick up a USB AC adapter.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:14

According to BGR , if the Samsung can not offer something better than the iPhone X, such as an edge-to-edge display, it will have to work hard on making the said rumors at least half-true. Bixby is Samsung's own digital assistant, taking on the likes of Google Assistant, Siri, Alexa and Cortana. Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S8 smartphone is displayed during a media event in Seoul, South Korea.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:12

Trump's tweets in response - in which he criticised Cruz for "poor leadership" and added, speaking of the people of Puerto Rico , " They want everything to be done for them " - sent celebrities scrambling to register their disgust. Carmen Yulin Cruz Soto told the world of the "horror" she had witnessed in the flooded streets, which she had been walking ever since the storm, in a place she expects to have no power for half a year.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:11

The device has now been tipped to be launched in India on September 26. Indian users, however, can expect the price of the handset to fall within the same range as the European market. The software is also butter smooth and devoid of any bloat, unneeded gesture or gimmick. Processor: The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset, which clocks at 2.45 GHz and is supported by Adreno 540 GPU.

by | October 02, 2017 | 11:42

Customers can enrol for the upgrade programme that will return 70% of what they pay for the new iPhones if they take up a Jio connection. For reminder, Reliance Jio Phone features with a 2.4-inch QVGA screen in a candy bar form factor, an alphanumeric keypad, micro SD card, FM Radio with 22 Indian languages and a 4-way navigation key.

by | October 02, 2017 | 11:23

Both women wore bullet-proof vests as they were led into the court on the outskirts of Malaysia's largest city. The women, who claim they were tricked into carrying out the killing after being told it was a prank, face the death penalty if convicted.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:27

The proposed governance changes that Kalanick opposes include changes to how the three board seats under Kalanick's control get filled - and it's unclear whether Kalanick's two new appointees will be able to vote on these changes themselves.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:26

As outlined in the Star Wars Empire and Star Wars Aftermath books, the Contingency was built to punish not only the Rebellion, but also the Imperial forces that failed to keep Palpatine alive. The game is said to be a lot bigger than the EA's original Star Wars: Battlefront game that released in 2015 as the new game will feature three times the content.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:27

Following his press conference Thursday morning , U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is formally calling on President Trump to put the Department of Defense (DOD) in charge of handling the logistics of distributing recovery aid in Puerto Rico as the island grapples with the crisis caused by Hurricane Maria .

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:25

Westchester Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT ) by 3.66% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kcm Invest Advisors has invested 1.49% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ). The company had revenue of $24.70 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $24.29 billion.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:22

You can feel the urgency in this building". This is after Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said, "I'm an advocate for those that simply want to do their jobs". Denver just seems on a little bit firmer ground on the offensive end, which is why they should cover the 2 1/2 point spread at home. And if the Broncos can force the Raiders into giveaways, they'll have them where they want them.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:15

The Yankees , who will at the least host the Minnesota Twins in the wild-card game, are two games behind Boston with two to play. Charlie Morton is who I would give the game four nod to as things stand at the moment (depending on how he performs this evening against the Boston Red Sox ) as he has had a great September going 3-1 with a 2.35 ERA and 29 strikeouts in 23 innings.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:13

SQL Data Warehouse will deliver a new, optimized for compute performance tier, significantly improving the performance of analytics in the cloud, with workloads running up to 2x. According to TechCrunch , the Experimentation Sevice will help developers to "quickly train and deploy machine learning experiments". Earlier this summer, Microsoft announced that they would be acquiring Cloudyn and we are now seeing the fruits of that purchase materializing as Azure Cost Management.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:48

Users who've previously bought HD versions of shows or movies will get a 4K upgrade automatically, when available. The Apple TV 4K only supports H.264, HEVC (H.265), and MP4 video formats for streaming and 4K videos on YouTube are streamed in the VP9 format, which isn't supported by the new device.

by | September 21, 2017 | 01:04

The company says it is investigating a fix for the problem. Apple's new Series 3 smartwatch begins dispatching this Friday, and the greatest element change between a year ago's model and this new Watch is that it has worked in cell capacities.