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Android P may turn your smartphone into a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse Android P may turn your smartphone into a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse
- March 07, 2018

Little is known about the upcoming release in terms of user-facing features, though we've done our best to catalog all of the bits and pieces we've been able to find. The native support for Bluetooth HID in AOSP means that all the Android P devices can function as input devices over Bluetooth. The appropriate APIs are now unhidden for developers to use so that their apps will be able to work with the keyboard and mouse-like capabilities on phones running Android P. (more...)
Preorders for Microsoft's Surface Pro with LTE have begun Preorders for Microsoft's Surface Pro with LTE have begun
- March 07, 2018

Business users have been able to purchase this new LTE version since December , and the broader rollout will happen almost a year after the 2017 Surface Pro was released. Starting today, those who want to pick one up can head over to Microsoft's online store and place a pre-order for this device. Available for $1,449 at the Microsoft Store , the preorders for the LTE tablet come ahead of its May 1 release in the U.S., Canada, and Australia. (more...)
Google helps Pentagon analyze military drone footage-employees Google helps Pentagon analyze military drone footage-employees "outraged"
- March 07, 2018

Gizmodo sources say that some Google staffers were quite "outraged" that the company would use its AI technology for drone operations. Last fall, onetime Google C.E.O. TensorFlow is a prevalent arrangement of APIs and different instruments for AI abilities, for example, machine learning and PC vision. Google is not only applying machine learning across its products, but also encouraging other developers to adopt it in third-party services and other use cases. (more...)
Comparing Features, Specifications, Price in India Comparing Features, Specifications, Price in India
- March 07, 2018

The Xiaomi Mi TV 4 is priced at Rs. 39,999 for the 55-inch variant. Xiaomi launched the 32-inch, 43-inch, 49-inch, 55-inch and 65-inch screen variants of the Mi TV 4A a few months ago in China and yesterday it added another screen size to the array - 40-inch. (more...)
State of Decay 2 Release Date, Price Announced State of Decay 2 Release Date, Price Announced
- March 07, 2018

The glory doesn't stop there. The State of Decay 2 India price is Rs. 1,999 with the Ultimate Edition costing Rs. 3,324 . Though the Standard Edition releases on May 22, purchasing the Ultimate Edition will snag you early access to the game by May 18. (more...)
" "Anderson .Paak "'Til It's Over"
- March 07, 2018

Check out the clip below, which sees FKA dancing to the clip and the whole thing becoming increasingly surreal as she begins dancing with a clone that's just appeared. Recently, .Paak was tapped as one of the artists to be featured on the monumental Black Panther: The Album soundtrack. Watch the commercial below. (more...)
Nigeria's 2019 Elections A Major Priority - US Declares Nigeria's 2019 Elections A Major Priority - US Declares
- March 06, 2018

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will hold talks with President Kenyatta later this week but is not expected to meet with Raila Odinga, the State Department's top Africa official said on Monday. "And so those are some of the things that we need to look at". "It plays a critical role". "And what happens in Nigeria is going to affect the Lake Chad region, and that includes Cameroon as well as the G-5 countries". (more...)
McLaren Senna GTR Customer Racecar Debuts as Quickest McLaren Outside F1 McLaren Senna GTR Customer Racecar Debuts as Quickest McLaren Outside F1
- March 06, 2018

McLaren promises the extreme machine will be its fastest-ever auto around a racetrack - short of Formula 1 machines - as the Senna GTR uses extreme bodywork to produce 1000 kilograms of downforce. However, new front and rear fender and door designs for the carbon fiber body help improve aerodynamics. The rear deck is the lowest of any McLaren and aids both aerodynamic performance and cooling, as well as helping to optimise the performance of the active rear wing. (more...)
Chinese space lab might fall back to Earth this month Chinese space lab might fall back to Earth this month
- March 06, 2018

The space station, whose name means "Heavenly Palace", will be subjected to the full brunt of friction from Earth's atmosphere and, thankfully, will be incinerated nearly completely before any remaining debris finally lands on the surface. However, Aerospace insisted the chance of debris hitting anyone living in these nations was tiny. Jonathan McDowell, an astrophysicist from Harvard University has said such debris keep crashing every few years but this one is bigger in size and speeding size ... (more...)
Disney theme parks now on Google Street View Disney theme parks now on Google Street View
- March 06, 2018

While it's all make believe, the Street View experience of Disney parks could come in useful if you're a particularly meticulous planner and boss of the family. Maps lets you tour attractions and parks including Pandora- The World of Avatar , Epcot , Epcot Morocco , Disney Magic Kingdom Park , Disney Springs , California Adventures , Guardians of the Galaxy , Mickey & Minnie's Houses, Disney Hollywood Studios , and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park . (more...)
God of War Limited Edition PS4 Pro Revealed God of War Limited Edition PS4 Pro Revealed
- March 06, 2018

The God of War PlayStation 4 Pro is a 1TB system inspired by Kratos' Leviathan Axe. This bundle will become available for pre-order today in the US and Canada and will cost $399.99 Dollars or $499.99 CAD, which is pretty good considering this is about how much a new PS4 Pro usually costs on its own. (more...)
Gabriel García Márquez's 91st birthday celebrated in a Google Doodle Gabriel García Márquez's 91st birthday celebrated in a Google Doodle
- March 06, 2018

Marquez is widely known for his work Love in the Time of Cholera. Marquez is considered one of the world's most significant authors and penned works of fiction that lure readers into a world of magical realism. He was born 91 years ago on March 6, 1927 in Aracataca , Colombia and died on April 17, 2014 in Mexico City, Mexico at the age of 87. One of his great contribution to the literature is his excellence in the portrayal of magical realism. (more...)
Amazon Extends 2-Hour Whole Foods Deliveries to Atlanta, SF Amazon Extends 2-Hour Whole Foods Deliveries to Atlanta, SF
- March 06, 2018

Two weeks ago, Amazon announced that shoppers who pay with the Amazon Prime Visa card would start getting 5 percent back at Whole Foods . The introduction of the service in Atlanta and San Francisco means Prime members in the two cities can get free two-hour delivery on fresh produce, meat, seafood, everyday staples, select alcohol, and locally-sourced items which are found at Whole Foods. (more...)
Rumor: Blizzard is allegedly porting Diablo 3 to the Switch after all Rumor: Blizzard is allegedly porting Diablo 3 to the Switch after all
- March 06, 2018

A representative from Blizzard had no comment on the situation, adding some credibility to the rumors by not denying them outright. " Eurogamer sources have told us that yes - the project is very much in production". Last week, Blizzard set tongues wagging with an apparent tease for a Diablo game on Nintendo Switch . Nintendo already has a lot of uncertainty swirling around it's online multiplayer capabilities, a core component of Diablo III . (more...)
Use My Nintendo Gold Points When Purchasing Switch Games From Today Use My Nintendo Gold Points When Purchasing Switch Games From Today
- March 06, 2018

And that subscriptions, passes, in-game items, virtual currency, or downloadable content on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS will not reward you with Gold Points . A post on the official My Nintendo website has revealed that changes to the My Nintendo gold points system will be going live later today. 1 Gold Point amounts to 1 cent. (more...)
Trump Trade War - Germany rejects proposed tariffs Trump Trade War - Germany rejects proposed tariffs
- March 06, 2018

It marked the second consecutive monthly decline and the lowest level since April 2017. President Trump warned of more trade actions in the form of "reciprocal taxes", the term he has used for imposing levies on imports from countries that charge higher tariffs on United States goods that what the U.S. (more...)
New Radeon Drivers and Project ReSX New Radeon Drivers and Project ReSX
- March 06, 2018

AMD's new Adrenalin Edition 18.3.1 driver release is available now and promises to deliver the best performance in each of those games (on supported hardware, of course). AMD have fixed a few multi-GPU issues in Middle-Earth: Shadow of War and World of Tanks too, and you can read the full fix list below. Final Fantasy XV may experience minor stutter during some particle effects. (more...)
Range Rover SV Coupe - Geneva motor show 2018 Range Rover SV Coupe - Geneva motor show 2018
- March 06, 2018

One such option is the "Liquesence" finish, which gives the Range Rover SV Coupe a "liquid metal finish". This was before we knew its name, " Bentayga " but could imagine the specification and the budget Bentley had to throw at courtesy of the bank of mum and dad, aka Volkswagen. (more...)
BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept revealed BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept revealed
- March 06, 2018

BMW's looking to bookend the top of its lineup with a proposed M8 Grand Coupe. Regular 8 Series Gran Coupes should include most of these elements, although they're unlikely to feature the M8's deep air intakes at the front and its complex rear bumper and diffuser. (more...)
GTA VI location revealed? GTA VI location revealed?
- March 06, 2018

The Know previously had correctly revealed information about The Dark Souls 3 before it was officially unveiled. And given Miami has been a popular location for South American drug cartels to ship cocaine to, the idea of a South American section in a new GTA game based in Vice City makes sense, particularly given how gloriously GTA will happily poke fun at all sorts of cliches, regardless of cultural or political insensitivity. (more...)