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Bethesda Announce Free Wolfenstein 2 Trial For PS4, Xbox One & PC Bethesda Announce Free Wolfenstein 2 Trial For PS4, Xbox One & PC
- November 23, 2017

If those Steam reviews are making you hesitant to buy the game, then why not take advantage of the free trial, which is also available on the PlayStation Store and the Xbox Games Store. If you're down in the dumps over the progressively depressing state of online multiplayer games and their monetisation, you might just need a break from other people online and a great single-player adventure to sink your teeth into. (more...)
Padmavati cleared for release in United Kingdom without cuts but won't be screened Padmavati cleared for release in United Kingdom without cuts but won't be screened
- November 23, 2017

The BBFC has certified the film under the category "12 A". Also, Vasundhara Raje, the Chief Minister of Rajasthan had written a letter to the Information and Broadcasting minister, Smriti Irani stating that she will let Padmavati release in her state only if the controversial parts are removed. (more...)
Honor 8 Lite gets a price cut, now available at Rs 15999 Honor 8 Lite gets a price cut, now available at Rs 15999
- November 23, 2017

Now, the Honor 8 Lite price in India is Rs. 15,999. Honor 8 Lite can be bough in black and blue colour options. With the latest Huawei EMUI running on Honor 8 Lite , it can be used as a WIFI ROUTER that lets you connect up to four devices and share the available WIFI connection with a feature called Wifi Bridge. (more...)
Marvel Heroes Developer Gazillion Reportedly Shut Down, Game to Close Early Marvel Heroes Developer Gazillion Reportedly Shut Down, Game to Close Early
- November 23, 2017

Earlier this week, we learned that Disney would be abruptly shutting down Marvel Heroes , the Diablo-style superhero action game. Now news has spread that the company has been disbanded, though its employees are not best pleased with how the situation has been handled. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone could launch in India on November 30 Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone could launch in India on November 30
- November 23, 2017

Xiaomi VP and India MD Manu Kumar Jain has teased the upcoming phone via twitter, naming it Desh ka phone. "Aa raha hai #DeshKaSmartphone " The hashtag has sparked speculation this will be a budget smartphone or a feature phone with some smart features. (more...)
Light Pollution Rises On A Global Scale Light Pollution Rises On A Global Scale
- November 23, 2017

The researchers used data captured by Visible/Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument on Suomi NPP satellite . Solutions include using lower intensity lights, turning lights off when people leave an area, and choosing LED lights that are amber instead of blue or violet, since these tend to be the most harmful to animals and humans, experts say. (more...)
Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) Shares Bought by GW Henssler & Associates Ltd.
- November 23, 2017

Cutter & Company Brokerage Inc decreased At T Inc (T) stake by 22.99% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Daiwa Secs Grp Inc Inc accumulated 103,405 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Among 29 analysts covering AT&T Inc. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.80 EPS. analysts expect that Intel Corporation will post 3.25 EPS for the current year. (more...)
This is our first confirmed visitor from another solar system, NASA says This is our first confirmed visitor from another solar system, NASA says
- November 23, 2017

That has led scientists to speculate that the asteroid is an interstellar wanderer that has stumbled across our solar system . NASA has released a video showing an artist's concept of the object. While the rocky asteroid, dubbed 'Oumuamua, is definitely not piloted by aliens, it could give us clues into the formation of other solar systems. Other telescopes including the European Southern Observatory ( ESO ) Very Large Telescope in Chile were quickly deployed to study the object in more ... (more...)
Nokia 2 with 4100mAh Battery Launched in India for Rs. 6999 Nokia 2 with 4100mAh Battery Launched in India for Rs. 6999
- November 23, 2017

It's not just about the high-capacity 4100 mAh battery , the 5-inch LTPS LCD HD display offers a bright, crisp viewing experience while delivering lower power consumption. This delivers both a great feel and the build-quality you expect from a Nokia smartphone. " said Ajey Mehta, Vice President and Country Head - India, HMD Global". (more...)
Volvo XC40 Production Kicks Off In Belgium Volvo XC40 Production Kicks Off In Belgium
- November 23, 2017

In preparation for the XC40, the Ghent facility went through an 8,000-sq.m. expansion of the body shop. The XC40 will ride on Volvo's new modular small vehicle platform, dubbed Compact Modular Architecture (CMA), which will also support all upcoming 40-series cars. (more...)
Telcos seek time for new re-verification modes Telcos seek time for new re-verification modes
- November 23, 2017

Once we get that, the number of machines in operation will rise, " Pune district collector Saurabh Rao said.At a meeting held earlier this week with the Aadhaar authorities, the collector proposed to rope in private operators and requested UIDAI to allow fix of machines at the district level rather than sending them to Mahaonline, which was yet to renew the annual maintenance contract."The process will take time and UIDAI authorities are fine with the fix work. (more...)
Airtel vs Jio vs Vodafone Airtel vs Jio vs Vodafone
- November 23, 2017

The plan comes bundled with 1.5 GB internet data per day valid for 28 days. Wifi Dabba now offering customers data at a fraction of existing prices. If you make calls to more than 300 unique numbers in a week, Vodafone will charge you 30 paise per minute for the remaining validity. Taking cue from it, other telecom operators also started offering new offers and data packs for its users. (more...)
Niantic announces important Raid Battles changes for Pokemon GO Niantic announces important Raid Battles changes for Pokemon GO
- November 23, 2017

First of all, EX Raids will take place most commonly at Gyms found in parks as well as sponsored locations , in an effort to give both players and the public a little more space. Hopefully these changes will smooth out fan concessions, seeing that EX Raids become more popular in Pokemon Go in the future. Pokemon Go developer Niantic has given Raid battles and Ex Raids a complete overhaul. (more...)
Alleged Samsung Galaxy S9 Case Render Show Dual Cameras, Repositioned Fingerprint Sensor Alleged Samsung Galaxy S9 Case Render Show Dual Cameras, Repositioned Fingerprint Sensor
- November 22, 2017

Talking about the internals, the Galaxy S9 might be powered by Samsung's Exynos 9810 SoC and the Snapdragon 845 SoC. Qualcomm is expected to unveil the Samsung-made Snapdragon 845 SoC next month, which will replace the current high-end Snapdragon 835 SoC. (more...)
Signs of running water on Mars dunes are probably just dry sand Signs of running water on Mars dunes are probably just dry sand
- November 22, 2017

SCIENTISTS have dashed hopes of Mars supporting alien life after realising the mysterious "water" marks were actually left by SAND. "This new understanding of RSL supports other evidence that shows that Mars today is very dry", Dundas added. (more...)
Tencent secures PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Chinese exclusivity Tencent secures PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Chinese exclusivity
- November 22, 2017

PUBG was developed by South Korean company Blue Hole and has shipped over 20M copies since the March launch to become the top-selling game in the world. Tencent's top-grossing " Honour of Kings " is No.2. The exact form these changes will take isn't entirely clear yet, but Tencent adds that the Chinese PUBG will include "healthy, positive cultural and value guidance, especially for underage users". (more...)
Google's Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 deals Google's Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 deals
- November 22, 2017

Sadly, the Pixel 2 or Google's Pixelbook aren't discounted for either Black Friday or Cyber Monday. If you don't care about Android games or apps, maybe a Google Play Music subscription sounds good? Again, these deals start November 23. (more...)
Apple Scientists Shares Research into Self-Driving Car Software Apple Scientists Shares Research into Self-Driving Car Software
- November 22, 2017

The paper was first noticed by Reuters , which said it was first submitted on November 17 to an independent online journal called arXiv . In what appears to be the company's first publicly disclosed paper on autonomous vehicles, the research focuses on making machines smart enough to detect 3D objects, reads a new report from Reuters . (more...)
New BlackBerry KeyOne Replacement Gets Benchmarked
- November 22, 2017

This is all that was revealed by the newly uncovered GeekBench results. At this stage in the year we can be sure that whatever this device in testing is, it will be being prepped for a launch inside 2018, meaning it could be next year's flagship BlackBerry phone. (more...)
No going back on Ekpeyong, Oke - Magu No going back on Ekpeyong, Oke - Magu
- November 22, 2017

Armed guards of the NIA and DSS on Tuesday in Asokoro district of Abuja were reported to have prevented officials of the EFCC from arresting their former bosses residing in the area. It added that, "The suspect in question is not a serving officer of the DSS, which makes this action particularly reprehensible". Following the recent sack of Oke, THISDAY gathered that the EFCC made a second attempt to arrest him at his Asokoro residence Tuesday but the move was also thwarted by the DSS. (more...)