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Waymo Announces 'Fully Self-Driving Cars are Here,' Taxi Service Coming Waymo Announces 'Fully Self-Driving Cars are Here,' Taxi Service Coming
- November 07, 2017

For nearly a decade, self-driving cars have graced public roads - but always with a person behind the wheel. With Waymo officially pulling safety driver's from the front seat, the West Coast company is pulling ahead and again threatening to beat Detroit at its own game. (more...)
NVIDIA's GeForce TITAN Xp Collector's Edition Is Actually A Star Wars Collectible NVIDIA's GeForce TITAN Xp Collector's Edition Is Actually A Star Wars Collectible
- November 07, 2017

Now, we have all of the details. It's no coincidence these two Star Wars-themed GPUs look like lightsabers when seen from the side. The Nvidia Titan Xp Collector's Edition graphics cards were created for the ultimate " Star Wars " fan, with two distinct versions to choose from: The Jedi Order or the Galactic Empire. (more...)
Brian Michael Bendis Heads to DC in Exclusive Deal Brian Michael Bendis Heads to DC in Exclusive Deal
- November 07, 2017

However, that era is coming to an end this morning with an announcement from DC Comics . However one feels about the writer, there's no doubt that this is a big get for DC Comics . Bendis then began work in the main Marvel universe. He was also the writer on several big Marvel event series, including Avengers Disassembled , Secret War , House of M , Secret Invasion , Siege , and Age of Ultron . (more...)
Grab a free copy of Watch Dogs through Uplay this week
- November 07, 2017

That last bit is important, because some people swear off Uplay, but to get a free game of this quality I think it's probably worth logging back in or creating an account, even if you don't end up playing another game through the service. Watch Dogs 1 revolves around Aiden Pierce, a hacker on a quest for revenge after losing his niece in a vehicle accident orchestrated by two hitmen, The game itself takes place in a faithful recreation of Chicago, which is heavily monitored by the ctOS, a ... (more...)
Russian born on Mars? Boy claims he was a Martian Russian born on Mars? Boy claims he was a Martian
- November 07, 2017

Boriska, who is from Russia's Volgograd city, said that he lived on the "war-ravaged" Red Planet. His parents also claimed that the boy has spoken even about the alien civilization since he was younger despite that they had never taught him about the same. (more...)
Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 and GLA 45 launched in India
- November 07, 2017

The 45 AMG boasts of the 'most powerful four-cylinder series production engine in the world. German carmaker Mercedes has launched the AMG GLA 45 in India. Additionally, there is a matte black racing stripe that runs along the hood, roof and boot, and AMG graphics on both sides above the side skirts, which enhance the sporty character of the cars. (more...)
Amazon launches Fire TV Stick Basic around the world
- November 07, 2017

Amazon's Fire TV Stick Basic Edition , a streaming media player, is now available in over 100 countries - including South Africa. In addition to Prime Video, the 32-gram dongle can stream content from Netflix, YouTube and "over 4,000 apps and games across more than 100 countries and territories". (more...)
IPhone bug won't let some users type 'I' IPhone bug won't let some users type 'I'
- November 07, 2017

It's a glitch in the iOS 11 update. The autocorrect bug frustratingly replaces "I" to an "A" with a symbol. The symbol is known in unicode as FE0F, a variation selector used to display characters in other languages that support them. Apple is reportedly working on a fix that will be rolled out in the next iOS 11 update. The company recommends using text replacement as a short-term solution. (more...)
Indonesian Police Respons to WhatsApp's Pornographic Content
- November 07, 2017

According to kompas.com , Indonesian internet users began to share information about the "pornographic content" on the app on Sunday. "Therefore we won't block them", the director general from Indonesia's communication and informatics ministry, Semuel Pangerapan told Reuters on Tuesday. (more...)
Lamborghini debuts fully electric, 'self-healing' Terzo Millennio concept Lamborghini debuts fully electric, 'self-healing' Terzo Millennio concept
- November 07, 2017

So much so that it already owns a multi-million pound "acoustic test room" at its factory where it rolls finished cars in to tune the engine note. The concept is even more angular than we're accustomed to from the brand, with orange glowing wheels possibly owing to the four electric motors tucked within. (more...)
OCBC Bank adds Face ID logins 06 November 2017 17:22 GMT OCBC Bank adds Face ID logins 06 November 2017 17:22 GMT
- November 07, 2017

Its attention-based security has other benefits too, stepping in at any point where previously apps and services would ask you to authenticate with Touch ID. Though many seasoned iPhone users were initially skeptical about saying goodbye to Touch ID, the early consensus is that Face ID works exactly as advertised and is incredibly reliable and quick. (more...)
Huawei is bringing the Porsche designed Mate 10 to Australia in December Huawei is bringing the Porsche designed Mate 10 to Australia in December
- November 07, 2017

And that's really the point here, as the Porsche Design Mate 10 Pro will be coming to Australia in limited quantities, making it likely that whoever owns one will be in a very small group locally. The devices are also the "world's first smartphone" with Dual 4G SIM support, enabling each SIM to make calls and browse simultaneously. There is also an 8MP front shooter with f/2.0 aperture for selfies. (more...)
RCom to sell DTH business to Veecon Media
- November 07, 2017

Veecon will acquire the entire shareholding of RBTV with business on "as-is where-is" basis, along with all the existing trade liabilities and contingent liabilities. The apex court has threatened cancellation of Aircel's licences and barred it from selling its 2G or 3G spectrum until representatives of its Malaysia-based parent company appear before it - a key reason for the cancellation of the telco's merger with RCom . (more...)
Injustice 2 PC beta is now live and system requirements Injustice 2 PC beta is now live and system requirements
- November 07, 2017

If you're anxiously awaiting the PC version, don't fret. The Injustice 2 Online Beta is available via Steam and is slated to run until November 10 . Likewise, the PC beta will open up the game's character, stage, and DLC roster up to Raiden. Update: Following Monday's Injustice 2 stream, NetherRealm revealed that the contents of Fighter Pack #3 would be revealed during this Friday's ELEAGUE Injustice 2 World Championship, which is set to air on TBS. (more...)
Guide: How to Access The Frozen Wilds DLC in Horizon: Zero Dawn Guide: How to Access The Frozen Wilds DLC in Horizon: Zero Dawn
- November 07, 2017

Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds adds a whole new region known as The Cut, which becomes accessible after you've completed the quest A Seeker at the Gates. Rhavid , a Carja nobleman with information and speculation about the Banuk borderlands, can be found outside Meridian. Run a little further north and you'll find Yariki , which will lead you into the DLC. (more...)
Scientists stunned by astonishing T-rex discovery Scientists stunned by astonishing T-rex discovery
- November 07, 2017

Other experts, however, have yet to be convinced of Stanley's theory. The research was officially presented at the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America in Seattle, Washington, in October. rex , whether mounted on a victim's back or grasping it with its jaws, to inflict four gashes a meter or more long and several centimeters deep within a few seconds - and it could have repeated this multiple times in rapid succession", Stanley said. (more...)
Intel Corporation (INTC)- Performance Assessment Buzzers on Charts
- November 06, 2017

Insiders have sold a total of 659,036 shares of company stock worth $28,858,170 over the last quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 3,600 shares of the chip maker's stock worth $121,000 after acquiring an additional 1,900 shares during the period. (more...)
Facebook Messenger to allow you to transfer money within a chat Facebook Messenger to allow you to transfer money within a chat
- November 06, 2017

Despite Facebook owning WhatsApp the United States technology firm says this service will be exclusive to Messenger. It's a convenient feature that saves you from the hassle of having to exchange bank details with people, save them and then carry out the transfer in a different app. (more...)
News reporter who was body-shamed slams critics News reporter who was body-shamed slams critics
- November 06, 2017

Obilor addressed the body shamers and thanked her supporters in a powerful Twitter video. "So I'm always taken aback and forever grateful for everybody, people I don't even know, who come to my defense, stand next to me and say, 'You know what Demetria, you don't have to put up with this.' And I love you for that", she said in the video. (more...)
Stock'S Earning Overview Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)
- November 06, 2017

The share price was last seen -3.44% lower, reaching at $63.2 on November 3, 2017. The shares were sold at an average price of $61.32, for a total value of $1,211,744.52. Insiders have sold a total of 3,963,640 shares of company stock valued at $245,250,238 over the last three months. The legal version of this article can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/06/activision-blizzard-inc-atvi-given-a-75-00-price-target-at-wedbush.html. (more...)