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AMG GT R and AMG GT Roadster come to India AMG GT R and AMG GT Roadster come to India
- August 21, 2017

The powerful V8 engine also assists the Mercedes-AMG GT R to reach a top speed of 317kph. The AMG GT R is underpinned by a heavily reworked double-wishbone suspension system developed from the GT3 racer. The biggest change to the chassis, however, is reserved for the steering. This bright green torpedo you see here is the Mercedes-AMG GT R - a meaner, hungrier and more shredded version of the already not-so-slow Mercedes-AMG GT. (more...)
KitKat Accused Of Copying Computer Game In Ad Campaign KitKat Accused Of Copying Computer Game In Ad Campaign
- August 21, 2017

Created as a successor to " Pong " by Steve Wozniak with help from Apple co-founder Steve Jobs , " Breakout " requires a player to knock down rows of colored bricks with a paddle. "Whether considered as the market for candy, chocolate, confectionaries, foodstuffs, or some similar market or sub-market, KIT KAT bars are sold in an enormous market featuring billions of dollars of annual advertising dollars", writes Wesley. (more...)
Cambridge University Press Will Block Certain Articles From China Cambridge University Press Will Block Certain Articles From China
- August 21, 2017

Steve Tsang, director of the China Institute at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, said that the CUP had created a "moral hazard" that would encourage more censorship efforts from China. China's General Administration of Press and Publication, a regulatory body, didn't respond to requests for comment Monday. The issue of censorship in China and other regions is not a short-term issue and therefore requires a longer-term approach. (more...)
Fear Effect Reinvented To Scare Switch Next Year Fear Effect Reinvented To Scare Switch Next Year
- August 21, 2017

For those who don't remember, the original Fear Effect featured some truly terrible controls made all the worse by the game's fixed camera angles. Reinvented is in development at French studio Sushee , which is now working on Fear Effect Sedna , a brand new Fear Effect game that was successfully crowdfunded in 2016. (more...)
Google Instant Apps rolled out to 500 million Android devices Google Instant Apps rolled out to 500 million Android devices
- August 21, 2017

Just like the other Google events, people all over the world will be able to witness the event via live stream. Back with Android 4.4, Google partnered with Kitkat and now with Android 8 , we can see the brand Oreo name on the upcoming OS. (more...)
Woman stuck in pool rescued after asking Facebook group for help Woman stuck in pool rescued after asking Facebook group for help
- August 21, 2017

I just don't have the upper-body strength to haul myself up over the edge", Kahn, a breast-cancer survivor, said. "My phone was inside". "I tried different ways to get out of the pool, but it was the middle step that broke and when I went down, I crashed my knee". (more...)
All or Nothing for This Amazing Apple Inc. iPhone Feature All or Nothing for This Amazing Apple Inc. iPhone Feature
- August 21, 2017

The best "iOS 12" features listed take full advantage of the revamped iPhone 8 design we've seen in recent renders (and, bizarrely, a McDonald's advertisement ), with many making use of the extra edge-to-edge screen space and minimal bezels. (more...)
[Gamescom 2017] Shadow of War releases new cinematic Monsters of Mordor Trailer [Gamescom 2017] Shadow of War releases new cinematic Monsters of Mordor Trailer
- August 21, 2017

R. R. Tolkien's legendarium and set between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings . Middle-earth: Shadow of War ™ is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor ™, victor of more than 50 industry awards-including the 2015 Game Developers Choice Awards' Game of the Year, Outstanding Innovation in Gaming at the 2015 D.I.C.E. (more...)
OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB, 128GB variant goes on sale in India OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB, 128GB variant goes on sale in India
- August 21, 2017

The device is available via Amazon and company's online store. The new model will be in addition to the already available Midnight Black and Soft Gold coloured phones. The OnePlus 3T is also eligible for the no cost EMI and Exchange offers. To recall, OnePlus 5 features a 5.5-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1,920x1080. (more...)
Google makes search easier with video previews Google makes search easier with video previews
- August 21, 2017

We know that most of you will ignore us, but the latest news claims that Google has teamed up with the Chinese giant Xiaomi to bring the Android One project live again. It will only appear in case of an unread notification. The new emojis will also be available as a new feature. Just long press on the unread notification and you'll notice a pop-up bubble appears in the form of the notification. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A to launch today: All you need to know Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A to launch today: All you need to know
- August 21, 2017

We already know what at least one variant of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A looks like, thanks to a bunch of renders shared by CEO Lei Jun. Freshly leaked specs and features of Redmi Note 5A have surfaced online, just a day ahead of the highly-anticipated launch event for Xiaomi's budget selfie phone. (more...)
PlayStation social media accounts hacked PlayStation social media accounts hacked
- August 21, 2017

Beneficial for all - Not only will we give you access to all your accounts again, we will give you future security tips and assist you with securing your account to it's maximum potential. In 2011, PlayStation Network was breached, and the personal details of approximately 77 million accounts were compromised. Still, it probably wouldn't hurt to keep an eye on your PSN account over the next few days... (more...)
State to restore tax sops for Paradip IOCL State to restore tax sops for Paradip IOCL
- August 21, 2017

The High Court granted a stay in favour of IndianOil and asked both the parties to settle the issue through the Joint Working Group constituted for the goal under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Petroleum, and consisting of representatives of IndianOil and the State Government. (more...)
Aston Martin DBR1 sells for £17.5 MILLION Aston Martin DBR1 sells for £17.5 MILLION
- August 21, 2017

The record for the most expensive British vehicle ever bought at auction was smashed last night by RM Sotheby's which sold the legendary Aston Martin DBR1 for a final hammer price of $22,550,000. It is the British firm's equivalent to the Ferrari 250 GTO and Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR - and DBR1/1 was created to win at Le Mans. The auto debuted at the 1956 race when Tony Brooks and Reg Parnell drove for 22 hours before suffering an engine bearing failure. (more...)
Jurassic World Evolution Announced, Coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One Jurassic World Evolution Announced, Coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One
- August 21, 2017

You'll build your own dinosaur park full of tourist traps, research facilities and containment pens that are sure to inconveniently break down at some stage and send your park into chaos. " Every choice leads to a different path and spectacular challenges arise when 'life finds a way "'. In other words, Jurassic World Evolution has the ideal developers behind it. (more...)
Jay-Z closes V Festival set with powerful Chester Bennington tribute Jay-Z closes V Festival set with powerful Chester Bennington tribute
- August 21, 2017

Jay-Z performed his portion of the track before it transitioned into a recording of Linkin Park's contribution, which stems from the band's hit single, "Numb" off their sophomore album, "Meteora". Carter: "We appreciate you". The Linkin Park frontman tragically died by suicide last month aged 41. "Please make some noise so he can hear you all the way in heaven tonight!" Bennington and Jay-Z collaborated on the 2004 EP Collision Course . (more...)
Chick-fil-A in new Falcons stadium will be closed on Sundays Chick-fil-A in new Falcons stadium will be closed on Sundays
- August 20, 2017

Once in the preseason on August 31 when they host the Jacksonville Jaguars and then again later in the year when they host the New Orleans Saints on December 7. It won't be open on football Sundays. Zaxby's recently signed a five-year deal to be the official chicken of the Falcons, but fans can't get that, either as its products are not now available at the stadium. (more...)
Lolo Peak fire rows to almost 19000 acres Lolo Peak fire rows to almost 19000 acres
- August 20, 2017

The Missoula County Sheriff's Office issued a statement Friday evening clarifying that residents east of Travelers Rest are not under an evacuation order and Highway 93 is not closed down. A lightning-sparked wildfire burning for more than a month in the western USA state of Montana has flared anew, prompting the evacuation of almost 750 homes on Thursday as firefighters braced for more hot and windy weather forecast for the weekend, authorities say. (more...)
New Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer Shows Off Dazzling Space Battles New Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer Shows Off Dazzling Space Battles
- August 20, 2017

Battlefront's space battles felt cramped and tacked on, albeit lovely, but like just about everything in Battlefront II , this iteration of the Starfighter Assault mode seems to be much more in line with what makes Star Wars, Star Wars . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 might be available as soon as September 15 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 might be available as soon as September 15
- August 19, 2017

PT, right here at Velvetiere. The firm recalled millions of Galaxy Note 7 devices previous year following reports over battery explosion during and after charging. Back in late July, evleaks also tweeted out full renders of the device in black and gold, which can give you an idea of what the phone and its dual camera could look like. (more...)