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Scientists uncover 91 volcanoes under Antarctica ice Scientists uncover 91 volcanoes under Antarctica ice
- August 16, 2017

We identified 138 volcanoes, 91 of which have not previously been identified, and which are widely distributed throughout the deep basins of West Antarctica, but are especially concentrated and orientated along the 3000 km central axis of the West Antarctic Rift System. (more...)
Intel Confirms Ice Lake Core Processor Family on 10nm+ Intel Confirms Ice Lake Core Processor Family on 10nm+
- August 16, 2017

Logically, this would result in Ice Lake being identified as the 9th Generation Intel Core CPU, and since it will be produced with the second iteration of Intel's 10 nm process, we aren't likely to see any desktop/laptop microarchitecture separation. (more...)
Google Pixel 2 FCC listing reveals Active Edge squeeze feature Google Pixel 2 FCC listing reveals Active Edge squeeze feature
- August 16, 2017

Furthermore, a new Setting app confirmed the phone running Android O with an August security patch. For those unaware, HTC Edge Sense technology offers users the ability to activate advanced touch capabilities and use a "short squeeze" as well as a "squeeze and hold" for even more functionalities. (more...)
Facebook, Instagram get a new design change Facebook, Instagram get a new design change
- August 16, 2017

This feature will allow users to record two-second GIFs and quickly share them via Facebook's Story functionality, the News Feed, or via Messenger. And while Facebook hasn't been criticized for a clunky or confusing user interface like Twitter, it is still cleaning things up. (more...)
Essential Phone Will Land On Sprint This Week Essential Phone Will Land On Sprint This Week
- August 16, 2017

According to Bloomberg columnist Tim Culpan , Foxconn's FIH Mobile, one of Essential's latest investors, has filed for a $3 million investment that offers back just 0.25% of the company. It's been nearly three months since the Essential Phone was announced, but the handset can't be bought yet (although you can register for it if you're in the US). (more...)
Huawei Mate 10 renders and specs leak Huawei Mate 10 renders and specs leak
- August 16, 2017

Well, images of the alleged Mate 10 have now been posted on China's social media platform Weibo . As you can see, the handset has a almost bezel-less display but keeps in line with the general shape of previous Mate handsets. The main one though is that the device will be bringing in a new era of smartphones in Huawei's lineup. Based on the specifications we can expect the Huawei Mate 10 Price In India as around Rs. (more...)
Aston Martin Unveils The Vanquish Zagato Speedster And Shooting Brake Aston Martin Unveils The Vanquish Zagato Speedster And Shooting Brake
- August 16, 2017

But it's a hobby that's set to get even more expensive with Aston Martin's announcement that it will be producing not one, but two more Zagato versions of the Vanquish : a speedster and a shooting brake, which will join the coupe and the Volante roadster that the company has already produced. (more...)
SpaceX rocket is set to deliver space station's first super computer SpaceX rocket is set to deliver space station's first super computer
- August 16, 2017

The Spaceborne Computer is nothing like the mammoth supercomputers on Earth, which take up rooms the size of basketball courts to tackle complex challenges like simulating the planet's weather or the effects of aging on nuclear weapons. (more...)
Deadly Premonition director Swery announces RPG about people who turn into cats Deadly Premonition director Swery announces RPG about people who turn into cats
- August 16, 2017

Welcome to The Good Life . Here, you'll play as Naomi, a photographer from NY who finds herself stuck in this small town in rural England. Is this why everyone in town is so happy? The England-based town, called Rainy Woods, actually bears a dark secret though: there's a mysterious murder, and all its residents surprisingly turn into cats come nightfall. (more...)
Caught on Camera: Cop punches suspect Caught on Camera: Cop punches suspect
- August 16, 2017

Across the street, a nearby woman captured the beating on video, which has since been viewed more than 4 million times. I can assure you the incident will be reviewed thoroughly and appropriate action will be taken. Officers then cuff Hubbard's hands behind his back as an outraged crowd looks on. Hubbard's passenger is taken to the ground and can be heard asking why she is under arrest. (more...)
Cassini Probe Dips Its Toes in Saturn's Atmosphere Cassini Probe Dips Its Toes in Saturn's Atmosphere
- August 16, 2017

The view was acquired at a distance of approximately 1.2 million miles (2 million kilometers) from Titan. She says that once the Cassini Probe manages to pass the 5 rings and plunge into Saturn's atmosphere it will be the first atmospheric probe to ever do that. (more...)
How to set up and use Allo for Web How to set up and use Allo for Web
- August 16, 2017

Likewise, if you're intentionally blocking the Allo app from running in the background on your Android handset for any reason, you'll need to stop doing so if you're planning on using Allo For Web . Google's scattershot messaging strategy has one less problem. Not only does it run Allo and Duo (which would arguably be better combined, a la Facebook Messenger), it also split Hangouts into two apps - Chat, a Slack competitor, and video and audio communications app Meet. (more...)
Qualcomm enhances Spectra Module program for Android photography, AR Qualcomm enhances Spectra Module program for Android photography, AR
- August 15, 2017

Launched a year ago, Spectra was originally created to increase the product-to-market timeframes for vendors who wished to include camera technology in their Android devices capable of producing high-quality images - without increased manufacturing time. (more...)
Bandai Namco Teases Out New Game Bandai Namco Teases Out New Game "Projekt 1514"
- August 15, 2017

There are sounds of a distant battle, and the logo has a military industrial design. While many were expecting, hoping and pleading for the company to reveal a new SoulsBorne game after the release of Dark Souls 3, it was not, and surprisingly Bandai's reveal was still worth it and an era of hype has begun. (more...)
New Shadow of War Trailer Shows the Terror Tribe New Shadow of War Trailer Shows the Terror Tribe
- August 15, 2017

The mini-campaign will be broken into various stages, which get progressively more hard. Essentially, while the campaign was Talion taking over various fortresses, Shadow Wars is the enemy trying to take them back. It isn't confirmed at this point, but rumor has it that the game's true ending will actually tie into the events of The Lord of the Rings . If the latter happens, you will need to retake the fortress before you can advanced to the next stage. (more...)
Using Smiley Faces In Work Emails Portrays Low Competence, Study Finds Using Smiley Faces In Work Emails Portrays Low Competence, Study Finds
- August 15, 2017

Concluding that "a smiley is not a smile", academics have even warned that peppering an email with emojis could harm your job prospects by making colleagues less likely to share information with you. Friendliness was not evaluated on the basis of the smileys. On the contrary, those who saw a happy face in a work email message thought that the sender was less competent than if the message did not contain any such characters. (more...)
Ford GT '67 Heritage edition pays tribute to Le Mans win Ford GT '67 Heritage edition pays tribute to Le Mans win
- August 15, 2017

In addition to the colors, the vehicle also wears number one decals, white side stripes, and decals that say "FORD" in front of the rear wheels. The Ford GT '67 Heritage edition features a gloss-finish Race Red exterior with white stripes and exposed carbon package. (more...)
Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro - Now with a Swim Tracker Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro - Now with a Swim Tracker
- August 15, 2017

Additionally the Fit 2 Pro will support music playback and even while offline through the Spotify app and feature Global Positioning System functionality. Plus, Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro has integrated support for a Speedo app. The Gear Fit2, by comparison, is IP-68 certified against brief interactions with water, but is not submersible. (more...)
Apple Watch 3 Design To Be Similar To Apple Watch 2 Apple Watch 3 Design To Be Similar To Apple Watch 2
- August 15, 2017

Apple has reportedly struck a deal with Intel to supply the connectivity chips, and is in talks with telecoms companies in the United States and Europe over who will carry it, according to Bloomberg . In typical Apple fashion, LTE won't ship with every Apple Watch model but will rather be exclusive to pricier models. He says that the so-called Apple Watch Series 3 won't look any different to older models of the device, as keen Apple watcher John Gruber claimed last week. (more...)
Some Egg Products Contaminated with Insecticide Found in Austria Some Egg Products Contaminated with Insecticide Found in Austria
- August 15, 2017

The offices of Sovimo, one of five egg production companies, which has imported eggs containing fipronil. "It is important to note that farms in several European countries have been affected by the insecticide Fipronil, which is banned in its use on chicken farms". (more...)