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Twitter's Threads Feature Now Lets You Build Your Own Tweetstorm Twitter's Threads Feature Now Lets You Build Your Own Tweetstorm
- December 13, 2017

When you're finished with one tweet, you just tap in the space below to continue your thread . "[.] Hundreds of thousands of threads are Tweeted every day", said Reddy in a post . Twitter might have begun as a way for people to share their thoughts and ideas short-form style, but as time went on, users began to find ways to post longer tweets . (more...)
Nintendo Switch Worldwide Sales Surpass 10 Million
- December 12, 2017

That's sold through to customers, not sold to retail. The Switch still has a long way to go, though, if it wants to challenge Nintendo's best-selling home console, the Wii; which sold more than 100 million units over its lifetime . This marks the first time that the franchise has released a title for a Nintendo console. Other notable titles that arrived to the Nintendo Switch include the side-scrolling adventure game "Embers of Mirrim", the classic shooter "Gunbird", the puzzle-solving ... (more...)
Men: Dark Phoenix is a tribute to the 'X-Women' Men: Dark Phoenix is a tribute to the 'X-Women'
- December 12, 2017

I've always wanted to do a big comic book franchise-y film but I had some issues with the female characters in the films I was being offered. "I think we took our eye off what has always been the bedrock of the franchise which is these characters", said Kinberg. (more...)
Unibail Buys Westfield For $16 Billion As Mall Owners Merge Unibail Buys Westfield For $16 Billion As Mall Owners Merge
- December 12, 2017

Today's deal shows that it had set its sights on a much bigger target. The Lowy family that made its fortune through Australia's Westfield shopping centres is exiting the business selling its empire for $32.7 billion. The acquisition is the second major commercial property deal in a week. One challenge he faced was a shareholder revolt in 2014 over his proposal to demerge Westfield's Australian and New Zealand assets from the USA and United Kingdom portfolio, they continue. (more...)
Leaked Huawei Enjoy 7S has Honor 7x's internals Leaked Huawei Enjoy 7S has Honor 7x's internals
- December 12, 2017

While the Honor 6X is a mid-range offering, the Honor 8 Pro is the company's flagship killer device award-winning cameras. The sketchy details of Honor 9 Lite reportedly indicate that the phone will feature a 5.65-inch 18:9 full-screen display alongside a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. (more...)
Rumor: Battlefield 2018 Could Be Called As Bad Company 3 Rumor: Battlefield 2018 Could Be Called As Bad Company 3
- December 12, 2017

In 2011, however, DICE revived the mainline Battlefield series (that had been dormant since 2006) with the release of Battlefield 3 and set aside plans for Bad Company 3 ... It will feature maps that focus on " tighter gameplay " versus the all-out warfare that gamers have experienced in previous titles. Players will be able to customise their characters, guns and vehicles. (more...)
Ataribox Available for Pre-Order on December 14 Ataribox Available for Pre-Order on December 14
- December 12, 2017

Customers who pre-order will be eligible for receiving a discount, but the available units will be extremely limited . Ataribox , will be available at a discount to supporters signed up to receive emails from the official website. It will also run Linux and come preloaded with "tons of classic Atari retro games ", as well as some current titles that different studios are now developing. (more...)
Micron Technology (MU) Receives Micron Technology (MU) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank
- December 12, 2017

The company has its outstanding shares of 1.11B. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 1,652,878 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock valued at $52,016,000 after buying an additional 232,083 shares in the last quarter. Cowen & Co maintained Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU) earned "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, February 16. BTIG Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $14.0 target in Wednesday, November 8 report. (more...)
This Sure Looks Like a New Bullitt Mustang This Sure Looks Like a New Bullitt Mustang
- December 12, 2017

Ford declined our request for comment on the photos, but there are good reasons to believe the Bullitt is coming back. Rumors about this new engine (allegedly nicknamed " Predator ") are that it will have a cross-plane crank (unlike the flat-plane crankshaft of the GT350), and also that it may be making around 800 horsepower. (more...)
Flipkart New Pinch days: Unbeatable Offers For Electronics, Fashion and Accessories
- December 12, 2017

Coming to mobiles, a host of deals on flagship smartphones like Google Pixel 2 , HTC U11 , LG V20 , Mi Mix 2 , and Samsung Galaxy S7 are listed on Flipkart. This sale included some wonderful discounts on smartphones. The previous flagship Samsung Galaxy S7 will be available at Rs 24,990, which is retailing now for Rs 33,490, along with an additional Rs 5,000 off on exchange. (more...)
Cortana can now sync with your Google account
- December 12, 2017

Windows 10 users can now connect their Gmail account with Cortana , giving Microsoft's digital assistant access to mail, calendar, and contacts tied to a Google account. There, you will be able to find Gmail, click it and press Connect. In October this year, Microsoft integrated its Cortana intelligent assistant into the Skype messaging platform. (more...)
Soldiers Missing Along LoC, Three After Avalanche In Gurez Sector Soldiers Missing Along LoC, Three After Avalanche In Gurez Sector
- December 12, 2017

Initial reports suggest the avalanche had hit Mani Post in Bagtor Gurez sector. At least five Army personnel went missing after avalanches, triggered by heavy snowfall, struck two forward posts in Gurez and Nowgam sectors of north Kashmir's Bandipora and Kupwara districts on Tuesday. (more...)
Conan Exiles will leave Early Access on May 8 Conan Exiles will leave Early Access on May 8
- December 12, 2017

DIGITAL RPG BOOK: Code to unlock the 368 full-color digital rule book created by Modiphius for their Conan pen and paper role-playing game. "By the time we launch, the game will have received over a year of constant polish, improvements, bug fixes, and new content". (more...)
Detective Pikachu movie gets official release date Detective Pikachu movie gets official release date
- December 12, 2017

Alex Hirsch ( Gravity Falls , upcoming animated Spider-Man movie) and Nicole Perlman ( Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel ) wrote the latest draft of the Detective Pikachu script. Letterman, for his part, has proven himself to be a mostly reliable director when it comes to delivering solid family-friendly entertainment, with modest hits like Goosebumps and Monsters vs. (more...)
Apple Acquires Music Identifying Service Shazam Apple Acquires Music Identifying Service Shazam
- December 12, 2017

It also features augmented reality technology that could be one of the reason behind Apple's attraction as the Cupertino giant has been heavily investing in AR in recent years, especially with the launch of its ARKit platform this year. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Leak Shows The Back of The Device Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Leak Shows The Back of The Device
- December 12, 2017

Notably, unlike the Mi Mix 2 that has a single camera, Xiaomi's next bezel-less Mi Mix 3 smartphone will feature a dual camera setup. Xiaomi has recently launched the Mi Mix 2 smartphone, but the Chinese company is already working on the successor. (more...)
Wildfires Are The 'New Reality' For California, Gov. Brown Warns Wildfires Are The 'New Reality' For California, Gov. Brown Warns
- December 12, 2017

The fires threatened Californians from Santa Barbara County down the Pacific Coast to Mexico. Six were registered during the week: in addition to Thomas, in Ventura County, there were three in Los Angeles (Creek , Rye , Skirball ), Lilac in San Diego; and Liberty in Riverside. (more...)
Microsoft launches Quantum Development Kit in preview Microsoft launches Quantum Development Kit in preview
- December 12, 2017

Krysta Svore, a principal researcher at Microsoft who has led the development of the quantum software and simulator, says that a quantum computing simulator could see quantum algorithms quickly finding more "nuanced patterns in data", which in turn could prompt considerable advances in fields like speech, vision, or language recognition. (more...)
YouTube for Xbox One now supports 4K resolution YouTube for Xbox One now supports 4K resolution
- December 12, 2017

Since the release of the Xbox One S, Xbox owners have questioned when the app would be upgraded to support the buzz around 4K, though it certainly took quite a while for the change to be made. And if you aren't tech savvy and thought that only the Xbox One X supported 4K, that is just for gaming. Users should start seeing their YouTube app automatically update shortly, though those who are impatient can head to the Microsoft Store to speed up the process. (more...)
Bright Stock Buzz: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)
- December 11, 2017

In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 45,392,429 shares of company stock valued at $617,658,345. About 171,322 shares traded. It has outperformed by 9.12% the S&P500. A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on AMD shares. Cincinnati Insurance Com invested in 1.03M shares. Los Angeles Cap Mgmt And Equity has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (more...)