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Meizu M6 Note Smartphone Gets Official Meizu M6 Note Smartphone Gets Official
- August 23, 2017

The M6 Note represents a couple of firsts for the Chinese brand: it's the first Meizu phone to be released internationally with a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, and it's the first to sport a dual-lens camera. The M6 Note also packs a 16MP front camera for stunning selfies. The physical home button placed beneath the display also comes with an integrated fingerprint sensor. (more...)
Stabbing fruits to breaking your skull: robot bugs make hacking too easy Stabbing fruits to breaking your skull: robot bugs make hacking too easy
- August 23, 2017

On Tuesday, the security team at IOActive revealed security flaws in robotic products developed by Universal Robots, the UR3, UR5, and UR10. The release by the two researchers detailed the specific vulnerabilities they found, including one case where many of those weak points were combined to hijack a factory robot, making it lurch about dangerously. (more...)
Samsung Bixby voice feature expands to 200 countries Samsung Bixby voice feature expands to 200 countries
- August 23, 2017

Bixby was introduced with the launch of the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus earlier this year but without voice recognition. Recognition of personal preferences will increase as time goes by, the company said. The capabilities of the interface might vary according to a user's country or service provider, Samsung said. Editor's Remarks: Bixby is Samsung's answer to Apple's Siri and Google's Assistant and has been created to allow users to "talk, tap or type" and integrate voice and touch commands ... (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 Gamescom 2017 Trailer Features Ronaldo and Griezmann Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 Gamescom 2017 Trailer Features Ronaldo and Griezmann
- August 23, 2017

Those of you who pre-order the game will automatically gain access to Ronaldo from the FUT mode, as well as eight special edition FUT kids, and Jumbo Premium Gold FUT packs. The Nintendo Switch version of Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 will be drastically downgraded from other versions of the game. (more...)
FIFA 18: 'Leaked' footage suggest FIFA Street WILL make a comeback FIFA 18: 'Leaked' footage suggest FIFA Street WILL make a comeback
- August 23, 2017

The trailer begins with Real Madrid talisman Cristiano Ronaldo sprinting out of the tunnel of the stunningly authentic Bernabeu before team-mate Gareth Bale pings in a cross for the Portuguese to volley home. Instead of retired players in Ultimate Team, FIFA 18 will now have Icons who will be available on all platforms. This is likely to prove a popular move with fans of the game, who will either get to indulge in some real moments of nostalgia, or experience a new format to the ... (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Closed Over Its 50 Day Average Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Closed Over Its 50 Day Average
- August 23, 2017

Decatur Capital Management Inc decreased Zoetis Inc. The dividend payment was $0.075 per share for the quarter or $0.30 on an annualized basis. Bristol now has $94.45B valuation. Durkin Dennis M also sold $4.90 million worth of Activision Blizzard, Inc. KELLY BRIAN G had sold 420,063 shares worth $20.96 million on Tuesday, March 28. (more...)
Huawei Mate 10 Leaked Render Shows a Much Different and Impressive Device Huawei Mate 10 Leaked Render Shows a Much Different and Impressive Device
- August 23, 2017

The same post also shows an image of a new mobile device which we're assuming is the new premium Mate. The render shows dual cameras , which are now part of nearly every release by Huawei . Huawei has arranged the sale of its flagship smartphone Mate 9 , and on a global scale, dramatically reducing its recommended value. - Dual cameras, which the render shows. (more...)
Skyrim VR, Doom VR and Fallout 4 VR Editions Dated Skyrim VR, Doom VR and Fallout 4 VR Editions Dated
- August 23, 2017

The reality of how this plays out remains to be seen for a few more months, however. However, Skyrim VR seems to be the base game with all the expansions, but ported to virtual reality. Lastly, on December 1, Doom VFR will release on both PlayStation VR and HTC Vive. Previously Bethesda said that it would like to support "as many platforms as we can" when it comes to VR releases. (more...)
Nokia 6 to go on sale today on Amazon Nokia 6 to go on sale today on Amazon
- August 23, 2017

The smartphone will be available to buy via Amazon India at 12pm IST. The Nokia 6 will be made available in Matte Black, Silver, and Tempered Blue colour variants. In the camera department, the Nokia 8 sports dual camera setup featuring 13MP RGB sensor and 13MP Monochrome sensor. There is also an 8MP front-facing camera with 84-degree wide angle lens and f/2.0 aperture. (more...)
Thousands demand end to killings in Duterte's drug war Thousands demand end to killings in Duterte's drug war
- August 23, 2017

A shadowy group of soldiers and police on Monday issued a statement calling for Duterte's removal for turning the security forces into his "private army" and ordering them to carry out extrajudicial killings. Kian sustained three fatal wounds, according to the autopsy results conducted by his family's legal team. "We are the ones you should help". He said stopping the inflow of shabu from overseas, usually from China, would go a long way in reducing drug dependence in the country. (more...)
New app freezes kids' phones until they reply to parent's message New app freezes kids' phones until they reply to parent's message
- August 23, 2017

But you may not have to deal with that problem any longer, thanks to a new smartphone app. It's called ReplyASAP and, basically, it freezes your kid's phone-and sounds an alarm if the phone is on silent mode-essentially forcing your teenager to stop what they're doing and reply to their anxious parents if they want to regain access to their device. (more...)
Destiny 2 Shows Off New Launch Trailer Before September 6 Release Destiny 2 Shows Off New Launch Trailer Before September 6 Release
- August 23, 2017

To defeat the Red Legion and confront Ghaul, players must reunite humanity's scattered heroes, stand together, and fight back to reclaim our home before all is lost. "From the makers of the acclaimed hit game Destiny , comes the much-anticipated action shooter sequel, Destiny 2 ". However given that Destiny 2 is published by Activision, it's not hard to see how this worked out. (more...)
Switch eShop gets PayPal support Switch eShop gets PayPal support
- August 23, 2017

Nintendo has added the option for payment via PayPal on the Switch eShop . But Nintendo didn't stop at physical games. In May, Nintendo added the option to save credit card information directly to the Switch - a step in the right direction, but still limited users to buying gift cards at brick-and-mortar stores if they weren't comfortable leaving credit card deets on their gaming device. (more...)
Swimmer Sacrifices Race Glory to Pay Tribute to Spanish Terror Attacks' Victims Swimmer Sacrifices Race Glory to Pay Tribute to Spanish Terror Attacks' Victims
- August 22, 2017

Since then the video has been watched over half a million times. He told El Espanol that after he swam the 100m breaststroke on Friday, he asked Fina about a period of silence to honour the victims, but Fina denied his request, saying they couldn't spare a minute from their timeline. (more...)
Life is Strange: Before The Storm Gamescom Launch Trailer Released Life is Strange: Before The Storm Gamescom Launch Trailer Released
- August 22, 2017

You can check out the new launch trailer revealed for Gamescom in the following video. Life is Strange: Before the Storm will be playable at Gamescom on the show floor in Hall 9. So with this way, the actual gamers can figure out the things which the standard edition of this game may feature inside. We would hear some more official information regarding this game and its other two episodes in the coming days. (more...)
AT&T offers AT&T Primetime own-brand tablet AT&T offers AT&T Primetime own-brand tablet
- August 22, 2017

The new Primtime tablet comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage, there is also a microSD card slot which takes up to a 128GB card. On the front, there is a huge 10-inch FHD display meaning that it has a resolution of 1920 x 1080. But the tablet is built primarily for watching videos so it has Dual Bluetooth media streams so you can watch, or rather listen through up to 2 headphones or speakers. (more...)
Latest GWENT Trailer Teases Latest GWENT Trailer Teases "Thronebreaker" Campaign
- August 22, 2017

But developer CD Projekt Red revealed later that Gwent would have a full, Witcher-esque single-player story mode, which set it apart from its competitors. Separate from the ranked mode already available to Gwent players, Gwent Masters will allow players to compete in online tournaments that may qualify them for the first-ever Gwent World Masters, a competition with a $250,000 prize pool. (more...)
IBM taps blockchain to combat food contamination in global supply chain IBM taps blockchain to combat food contamination in global supply chain
- August 22, 2017

Naturally, each of the food retailers emphasised security in their reaction; Scott Stillwell, SVP of food safety and quality assurance for Tyson Goods said that producing safe food was "critical" for their business. The technology ensures that records can not be duplicated, manipulated or faked, and because it allows data to be entered, shared and viewed across the supply chain, the goods' journey from farm to plate is immediately visible and transparent to all parties. (more...)
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Opens Preorders for Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Opens Preorders for Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition
- August 22, 2017

Xbox One X is the first console to offer true 4K gaming which completely changes how games look into the better. The tech firm also made it clear that those looking to upgrade to the newer Xbox One can simply use an external hard drive to move the games from the older console onto the new one. (more...)
Facebook Lost Teen Support to Instagram and Snapchat Facebook Lost Teen Support to Instagram and Snapchat
- August 22, 2017

Monthly users aged between 12 and 17 years old will fall 3.4% to 14.5 million people this year, an accelerated decline from the 1.2% fall in 2016. Bill Fisher, eMarketer's United Kingdom senior analyst, said that more young adults turn to Snapchat repeatedly throughout the day, helping to create a space away from older generations. (more...)