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This Nintendo Switch Lookalike Is The Perfect Way To Play SNES Titles This Nintendo Switch Lookalike Is The Perfect Way To Play SNES Titles
- December 29, 2017

Also available to download for the Switch this week is a pair of side-scrollers that previously appeared on other platforms. Playing the vast open world of Zelda at home, then taking it with you on your commute to work is a obvious yet deep thrill that never really wears off. (more...)
Porsche Mission E May Suffer Tesla Delays If Volume Exceeds Expectations! Porsche Mission E May Suffer Tesla Delays If Volume Exceeds Expectations!
- December 29, 2017

All-wheel drive will initially be standard equipment, but Porsche might later offer an entry-level rear-drive version. Another option that will likely be offered will be a limited-slip differential at the rear. The Porsche Mission E will be smaller than the Panamera, but the company aims to offer the same amount of room in the cabin with a auto from the class above; using an electric powertrain frees up a lot of space but Porsche goes even further, creating a recess in the floorpan where the ... (more...)
Elon Musk teases timeline for Tesla pickup truck with tweet Elon Musk teases timeline for Tesla pickup truck with tweet
- December 29, 2017

It's substantially bigger than the "one-tonne" pick-ups we get in the United Kingdom so Tesla's truck is likely to be targeted at the U.S. where larger trucks are big business with the F150 selling over 800k units in 2017. Updating the browser. Musk responded, " Yeah, it's awful. So that means it's likely to be another two to three more years before Tesla's pick-up hits the market. (more...)
Google to open dedicated, official stores in India Google to open dedicated, official stores in India
- December 29, 2017

On February 1, 2017, Google discontinued their Pixel C Tablet's 32GB variant. In the US, the remaining 64GB variant has been out of stock for several months, with the 32GB version going out of sale much earlier. Google confirmed it will continue updating and supporting the Pixel C tablet, but it is no longer available for sale. The good news is even though Google has stopped selling the Pixel C tablet, the company will continue to support and update the device. (more...)
Airtel launches Rs 93 pack with 1GB data, unlimited calling Airtel launches Rs 93 pack with 1GB data, unlimited calling
- December 29, 2017

Users will be able to make free calls on all the local and STD numbers. With recharge of Rs 93, Airtel users will get unlimited local and STD calls including roaming and 1GB data for 10 days. The plan also includes unlimited free calls, national roaming free and free access to Jio bouquet of services. Ide is also offering 1GB extra data for its users who recharge through the MyIdea app/website. (more...)
A new spider is named after reggae legend Bob Marley A new spider is named after reggae legend Bob Marley
- December 29, 2017

The researchers still aren't sure how widely distributed the species is, but so far they've recorded it living in intertidal zones of the Great Barrier Reef on the northeastern coast of Queensland - yet another example of the fantastic biodiversity found in and around this famous reef system. (more...)
Here's a leaked list of devices sporting the Snapdragon 845 in 2018 Here's a leaked list of devices sporting the Snapdragon 845 in 2018
- December 29, 2017

By now it's pretty clear that most of the top of the line Android smartphones of 2018 will have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC at the helm, which was unveiled at the beginning of this month. In February, Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S9 and S9+, which will feature Qualcomm's chip in some markets. Thanks to Ronald Quandt , we have complete information about the forthcoming chipset, which will power the premium mid-tier smartphones costing ₹25,000 to ₹30,000 price bracket. (more...)
Tesla wants to build a pickup truck after 'Model Y' Tesla wants to build a pickup truck after 'Model Y'
- December 29, 2017

The 46-year-old tweeted to his followers asking for advice on how the electric car-makers can improve. Nevertheless, amid a string of tweets with Tesla fans , Musk answered a straightforward statement from someone who pleaded that they "need an electric Pick up truck please". (more...)
Park administration kept parts of 'comfort women' agreement secret Park administration kept parts of 'comfort women' agreement secret
- December 29, 2017

Moon said that though the deal was an official promise approved by the leaders of both countries, he as a president of South Korea should make it clear again that the comfort women issue can not be resolved by the 2015 deal. Japan has often expressed its displeasure over civic groups' movement to build "girl statues" embodying comfort women across South Korea and in other countries. (more...)
A full wolf supermoon will grace the sky New Year's night A full wolf supermoon will grace the sky New Year's night
- December 29, 2017

The current forecast shows about 80 percent sky cover throughout New Year's Day. Night skywatchers are in for a treat - as we will be able to see two supermoons in January. From Los Angeles, the eclipse starts on January 31 at 2:51 a.m. and ends, with the moon still partially immersed in Earth's shadow, when it sets at 6:56 a.m. (more...)
A Tesla Pickup Truck? Believe It. Here's When You Should Expect One A Tesla Pickup Truck? Believe It. Here's When You Should Expect One
- December 29, 2017

After the launch of the Model Y, Tesla had already announced plans for the pick-up, an electric cargo van and a minibus - all likely based on the platform of the Model X SUV . For the most part, however, Musk promised that Tesla would be releasing smaller software-based improvements, like rain-sensing windshield wipers (a function that has been on the back burner for some time), better maps and navigation , and browser updates . (more...)
HTC and Motorola don't intentionally slow down older devices, unlike Apple HTC and Motorola don't intentionally slow down older devices, unlike Apple
- December 29, 2017

An HTC spokesperson said that designing phones to slow down their processor as their battery ages "is not something we do". If it isn't, Apple would be the standout and it would beg asking why the other companies are seemingly immune. Last week, Apple officially admitted it is throttling the speed of the processor and slowing down iPhones with older batteries . Google and LG spokespeople had apparently not responded yet. (more...)
Apple slapped with lawsuits for slowing down aging iPhones Apple slapped with lawsuits for slowing down aging iPhones
- December 28, 2017

Of course, it probably doesn't help that Apple only came forward and confirmed the fact after a series of reports revealed the intentional throttling - including a Reddit user whose post has accumulated almost 1,100 comments. As Patently Apple reports, Apple is facing eight lawsuits over its iPhone slowdowns and one of them, filed by a Violetta Mailyan in California, seeks a staggering $999 billion in damages. (more...)
Watch a developer erase his face with the iPhone X Watch a developer erase his face with the iPhone X
- December 28, 2017

The video shows Kazuya moving his transparent head creating a see-through effect that shows parts of his home accurately mapped to where his face should be. The effect shows the potential of sensor-laden phones like the iPhone X - which are bound to become more common with Face ID-like security - and how ARkit can work with other developer platforms like Unity. (more...)
Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)
- December 28, 2017

The average volume was noted at 8.51 million shares while its relative volume was seen at 0.85. Over the last 12 months, VRX's free cash flow per share is a positive 5.37, while that of ETP is negative -26.64. Cadence Capital Lc accumulated 768,468 shares. It also reduced Magellan Midstream Ptnrs (NYSE:MMP) stake by 20,300 shares and now owns 19,125 shares. (more...)
Two arrested after allegedly delivering drugs via drone Two arrested after allegedly delivering drugs via drone
- December 28, 2017

Benjamin Paul Baldassarre, 39, and Ashley Lauren Carroll, 31, were arrested December 21 on suspicion of using a drone to deliver drugs to customers in a parking lot near their Riverside, California, home, according to the Riverside Police Department. (more...)
Dez Bryant Not Interested in Pay Cut This Offseason Dez Bryant Not Interested in Pay Cut This Offseason
- December 28, 2017

The Cowboys receiver is now scheduled to make $12.5 million in base salary next season, which would make him one of the three highest-paid receivers in the NFL . Just me thinking about this long-ass offseason is frustrating, and I just got to see what it is. Understand, this is the same scheme that made Bryant a star from 2012-14 when he averaged 91 catches, 1,312 yards and 14 touchdowns and was considered among the league's best receivers. (more...)
Newly Found Asteroid the Size of a Bus to Buzz Earth Today Newly Found Asteroid the Size of a Bus to Buzz Earth Today
- December 28, 2017

YZ4 will be known by its unaffectionate designation until given a more lively name, like that given to "Phaethon 3200", the much reported on "mysterious" space object that flew by our planet on December 16. New PHAs are being discovered every month and still there are tens of thousands of uncharted PHAs of significant size, according to the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) project. (more...)
Indigenous AAD interceptor missile test-fired off Odisha coast Indigenous AAD interceptor missile test-fired off Odisha coast
- December 28, 2017

After the successful test fire by the DRDO, every one of Twitter extended their congratulations to DRDO for AAD success. The AAD is 7.5 metres long and is a single-stage solid rocket-propelled guided missile. In the test carried out at 9:45 am from Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha, a direct hit destroyed an incoming hostile missile, actually a modified Prithvi missile. (more...)
Source code of Apple's first computer LISA to be revived Source code of Apple's first computer LISA to be revived
- December 28, 2017

Next year, the Computer History Museum plans to release the Apple Lisa operating system for free, as open source. Once that code is finished being reviewed by Apple, the Computer History Museum will make the code available sometime in 2018. (more...)