Tech


The Crew 2 Releasing on March 16th 2018 The Crew 2 Releasing on March 16th 2018
- August 22, 2017

You can register for the beta on The Crew 2's website here . "Everything you achieve, competing or roaming free in the open world, drives your progression and upgrades your fame status". The Crew 2 is scheduled to host a beta later this year. However, if you decide to pre-order one of the various editions of the game, you will get to play three days early on March 13th. (more...)
Nissan Introduces Midnight Editions Of The Frontier, Titan, And Titan XD Nissan Introduces Midnight Editions Of The Frontier, Titan, And Titan XD
- August 22, 2017

Black-painted wheels are all the rage, but that's not what makes Nissan's announcement that it is extending its Midnight Edition package to its pickup lineup for 2018 so newsworthy. The trucks include the Titan, Titan XD, and Frontier mid-size truck. It also adds Midnight Editions sell on average two times faster than standard models. (more...)
Overwatch's D.Va is getting some tweaks, and a new ability Overwatch's D.Va is getting some tweaks, and a new ability
- August 22, 2017

The next hero to be in Blizzard's sights for changes in Overwatch looks to be D.Va, as Geoff Goodman , principal designer on Overwatch , has noted some major internal changes for the warrior. Decreasing its uptime will mean that D.Va players will have to ration their Defense Matrix usage to ensure it's available when needed. While extra damage output and missiles are cool, and the ability to shoot while flying was something many had been hoping for, it is unclear whether the shift ... (more...)
Samsung's Bixby Voice Assistant Now Available Worldwide Samsung's Bixby Voice Assistant Now Available Worldwide
- August 22, 2017

Bixby Voice, however, was delayed due to what Samsung called English language processing issues, and initially only launched in South Korea , before eventually making its way to the USA just a few weeks ago. It is Samsung's equivalent of Apple's Siri and Google's Assistant - which is pre-installed already in Samsung phones as they run the Android operating system. (more...)
Shenmue III Gamescom teaser trailer shows its first real gameplay Shenmue III Gamescom teaser trailer shows its first real gameplay
- August 22, 2017

Ys Net has released the first teaser trailer for Shenmue III ahead of Gamescom 2017 in Cologne, Germany this week. Koch Media/Deep Silver CEO Klemens Kundratitz added, " Shenmue is one of a few game franchises that have historical value whilst continuing to ignite passion across gamers". (more...)
New images reveal the Moto X4 to be very shiny New images reveal the Moto X4 to be very shiny
- August 22, 2017

As more leaks come in, are you looking forward to the Moto X4 , or have its mid-tier specs driven you elsewhere? As we saw from previous leaks , the Moto X4 seems to continue Motorola's new design language - for better or worse - and if you're looking for a well-built phone that's both affordable and pure in terms of software experience, the Moto X4 might be the device to get this year. (more...)
Airtel 4G Smartphone by Diwali to counter Jio Airtel 4G Smartphone by Diwali to counter Jio
- August 22, 2017

On the contrary, Reliance Jio has grown with a rapid pace since its launch a year ago, as it added more than 100 million customers in just 170 days of its arrival, according to Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani. We don't comment on market speculation- a spokesperson for Bharti Airtel said . Reliance recently announced the launch of a 4G VoLTE feature phone locked in with a Jio SIM, and effectively free of tariffs for just a Rs 1,500 deposit, which will be returned to the user ... (more...)
Google reportedly planning two new Pixel smartphones Google reportedly planning two new Pixel smartphones
- August 22, 2017

Android Police's source doesn't give any information or specs about the new laptop, but it's possible that it's a reworked version of the Project Bison laptop that was planned to release in Q3 2017, and was first documented in September 2016. (more...)
WhatsApp Coloured Text Status Now Rolling Out to Android and iPhone WhatsApp Coloured Text Status Now Rolling Out to Android and iPhone
- August 22, 2017

WhatsApp started testing its new colorful Status option with select users earlier this month before rolling it out to everyone today. Moreover, you can limit the status-meaning who in your contact list can view the status which you have posted. (more...)
Google reveals official name of Android O
- August 22, 2017

To alleviate charge concerns, Android Oreo minimizes unintentional overuse of battery from apps in the background. Google has also added support for downloadable fonts , new accessibility features, adaptive icons and integrated printing support. (more...)
Android O officially arrives on August 21 Android O officially arrives on August 21
- August 22, 2017

As you may recall, this is not Android's first brand tie-up. It suggested that Google may officially roll out the new software on the day of the United States total solar eclipse which is today - August 21. The new Video Previews function in the Google app or the Google Chrome app will allow the first video in the search result to automatically play. (more...)
Microsoft's Cortana boosts speech recognition accuracy Microsoft's Cortana boosts speech recognition accuracy
- August 22, 2017

Advances in speech recognition have created services such as Speech Translator, which can translate presentations in real-time for multi-lingual audiences. But in practice, Microsoft still faces significant challenges. For starters, systems need to be able to recognize words in noisy areas, or from mics that are far away. (more...)
New Horizon Zero Dawn Patch Adds Easier Difficulty Setting New Horizon Zero Dawn Patch Adds Easier Difficulty Setting
- August 22, 2017

I certainly think that is a smart decision- while taking down increasingly more hard machines is exhilarating and a highlight of the Horizon experience, it can also be prohibitive for many who just want to take in the game's cool story and try to uncover and unravel its central mystery. (more...)
Johnson Controls International PLC Johnson Controls International PLC
- August 22, 2017

The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.70. The ex-dividend date was Monday the 26th of June 2017. Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. Over the past month the firm's stock is -16.01%, -13.03% for the last quarter, -11.60% for the past six-months and -11.96% for the previous year. Cowen and Company restated a "buy" rating and set a $52.00 price target on shares of Johnson Controls International PLC in ... (more...)
Bioshock 10th Anniversary Collector's Edition Announced By 2K Bioshock 10th Anniversary Collector's Edition Announced By 2K
- August 21, 2017

To RSVP and for full details of the night's festivities, head here. For you hardcore fans, we've assembled the BioShock 10th Anniversary Collector's Edition . Well, this is the flawless time to take your friends to Rapture - and Columbia. BioShock launched ten years ago today, beginning one of the most influential franchises of the seventh-generation of consoles. (more...)
Here's an early look at the 2018 BMW M5 Here's an early look at the 2018 BMW M5
- August 21, 2017

Expected to lob in Australia around April next year, the G30-series M5 is motivated by a heavily revised 4.4-litre twin-turbocharged V8 petrol unit, which punches out 441kW of power from 5600-6700rpm and 750Nm of torque between 1800-5600rpm. (more...)
The Sims 4 Cats and Dogs expansion pack coming November The Sims 4 Cats and Dogs expansion pack coming November
- August 21, 2017

There are no horses, birds, rodents, or lizards in this pet expansion, but players should find plenty to do with their cats and dogs . Of course, there's more than just your fuzz-ball friends . There's no word on a price point just yet, but you can count on falling in love with your new pawed pals when Cats & Dogs launches on November 10 for Mac and Windows PC. (more...)
You Probably Didn't Know This About Replacement Touch Screens You Probably Didn't Know This About Replacement Touch Screens
- August 21, 2017

They also used an STM32L432 micro-controller, adding that most other micro-controllers could also do the job. Then they used a copper wire to embed their chip into the device . Although this set-up looks far from inconspicuous, the team claims a little more effort could easily hide the altered part within a reassembled device. (more...)
Teenager among two shot dead in Kashmir Teenager among two shot dead in Kashmir
- August 21, 2017

Hizbul Mujahideen also condemned the civilian killing. A cable operator was shot dead by unidentified militants in south Kashmir's Shopian district on Sunday evening. In the late 1990s, militants attacked several cable TV operators in Srinagar asking them to wind up their operations. His funeral prayers were offered outside the Jamia Masjid Shopian. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV PC Release Confirmed Final Fantasy XV PC Release Confirmed
- August 21, 2017

Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition will be available to purchase on Steam , Origin, and through the Windows Store. We've known it has always been a matter of time since practically every Final Fantasy game has made its way to PC now. You'll also see more on the GameWorks technology features and capture tools in the trailer below . Final Fantasy XV will soon be available to PC players with a Windows Edition releasing in early 2018. (more...)