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Here's how Xbox One games will handle mouse and keyboard support Here's how Xbox One games will handle mouse and keyboard support
- September 06, 2017

As for the solution, during the panel Ybarra mentioned that they plan to "coach" developers on bringing the ability for players to choose who to play against, whether it's exclusively keyboard and mouse users, exclusively controller users, or both. (more...)
Flying Taxi Start-up Lilium Raises $90M In Series B Funding Flying Taxi Start-up Lilium Raises $90M In Series B Funding
- September 06, 2017

The investors who put their trust and money into the start-up via its B series funding include Tencent , global private banking and asset management group LGT, previous investor Atomico (the VC firm created by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström), and Obvious Ventures (the VC firm founded by Twitter co-founder and former CEO Evan Williams). (more...)
Oppo A71 Launched with 3GB RAM & Android Nougat | Check Price & Full Specs Oppo A71 Launched with 3GB RAM & Android Nougat | Check Price & Full Specs
- September 06, 2017

The 3,000mAh battery packed in the handset should definitely suffice, plus the Android Nougat 7.1 with Color OS on top will unlikely disappoint the average user. Given the fact that there is no information regarding a microSD card slot on Oppo's website, the 16GB storage is rather disappointing. We don't expect the OPPO A71 to ace in the camera department, but it should provide decent results with its 13MP rear camera and the 5MP front facing shooter. (more...)
Union Minister Rudy resigns ahead of Cabinet reshuffle Union Minister Rudy resigns ahead of Cabinet reshuffle
- September 06, 2017

The five resignations came after India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah met senior ministers, including Finance and Defense Minister Arun Jaitley, at his residence in the national capital Thursday morning. Sources said that the Cabinet reshuffle may take place on Saturday upon return of President Ram Nath Kovind from Thirupathy. Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has already offered to quit after three train derailments earlier this month. (more...)
Lenovo to pay states over hacker-vulnerable software Lenovo to pay states over hacker-vulnerable software
- September 06, 2017

Being fined just $3.5 million spread across 32 states is nothing short of ridiculous, and it goes to show just how profitable is to fake selective amnesia and turn a blind eye. The states alleged that Lenovo did not make any disclosures about the program prior to purchase, and that many consumers inadvertently became active users because the opt-out link was easy to miss, and even if selected, did not fully disable the adware from running on the computer. (more...)
Nissan Leaf 2.0: Still EV price leader Nissan Leaf 2.0: Still EV price leader
- September 06, 2017

The Leaf also gets an updated edition of Nissan's ProPilot autonomous driving system as well as a new e-Pedal technology that turns the gas pedal into a combined accelerator-brake. At a time when electric power is regarded as the "future of motoring", the new Leaf's arrival could hardly be better timed. Charging time is from 8 hours to 16 hours depending on the power capacity and the Leaf also get quick charging feature which can give 80 per cent battery time in 40 minutes. (more...)
No Qualcomm Snapdragon 836, for Pixel 2 or anyone else No Qualcomm Snapdragon 836, for Pixel 2 or anyone else
- September 06, 2017

This is the same time-frame when the search giant launched its first-generation of Pixel smartphones a year ago. This should probably put to rest most of the confusion, though, of course, the only real proof will be when the Google Pixel 2 finally comes out. (more...)
Facebook Offer $100m+ For Legal Music Rights Facebook Offer $100m+ For Legal Music Rights
- September 06, 2017

Facebook recently launched a new service on their platform called Watch . The Bloomberg report comes as Facebook is rolling out a new video hub on its platform called Watch , which is meant to go head-to-head with YouTube and could provide Facebook with billions of dollars in additional ad revenue. (more...)
Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) Closed Higher Than Its 50 Day Average
- September 06, 2017

About 250,428 shares traded. Azimuth Capital Management Llc decreased Ross Stores ( ROST ) stake by 15.83% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Vanguard Group Inc. 341.62 million shares or 0.09% more from 341.30 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Fdx Advsrs Inc holds 0.05% or 27,586 shares. Huntington Retail Bank holds 813 shares. (more...)
The John Cooper Works GP Concept Previews Mini's Hottest Ever Hatch The John Cooper Works GP Concept Previews Mini's Hottest Ever Hatch
- September 06, 2017

A bold Mini typeface is seen on the tailgate and a Union Jack pattern is used for the tail light. On the outside the John Cooper Works GP concept is wider than the production MINI Cooper, with its large fenders, side skirts and a huge rear spoiler. (more...)
ZTE launches the Blade A2S with 3GB of RAM in China ZTE launches the Blade A2S with 3GB of RAM in China
- September 06, 2017

The new model is an upgraded version of its predecessor and it features more memory and a 1080p display . The ZTE Blade A2S comes with a 2,540mAh battery . Adding to the list of specification for $105, the metal unibody of the phone also houses a fingerprint scanner at the back, under the camera module. (more...)
Alleged Xiaomi Redmi 5A appears on TENAA with Android Nougat, 32GB storage Alleged Xiaomi Redmi 5A appears on TENAA with Android Nougat, 32GB storage
- September 06, 2017

And I have to say, Xiaomi pulled all the stops there. As part of the launch offer, Airtel users will get 200 GB data extra on the Mi A1 . Af the below side of the back panel, it also has Android One branding. It's an impressive device for an impressive little price. However, if one were to go purely by specifications, Mi A1 and Mi 5X's main point of difference would be the lack of MIUI on the former. (more...)
YouTube Live flips the switch on iPhone streaming, ultra-low latency YouTube Live flips the switch on iPhone streaming, ultra-low latency
- September 06, 2017

Users will find a new ultra-low latency setting under Stream Options , making it possible to steam with less than 2 seconds of latency. Live streaming isn't always as "live" as you'd think. Also, users can delegate a moderator for their live chat to flag or hide messages. Finally, there are also several new tools aimed at chat moderation. (more...)
Huawei signs deal to put Microsoft apps on Huawei Cloud Huawei signs deal to put Microsoft apps on Huawei Cloud
- September 06, 2017

Speaking at the annual Huawei Connect conference in Shanghai, Guo in his speech assured customers and partners that Huawei has made strategic investments in the public cloud domain, and will provide long-term public cloud services. " Huawei cloud does not monetize data or coerce customers to exchange data with Huawei". He added, "Huawei is a technology firm". Want to know more about cloud services? Guo likened Huawei's strategy to the three major airline alliances - SkyTeam, Star ... (more...)
Mercedes unveils facelifted S63 and S65 Coupe and Cabriolet Mercedes unveils facelifted S63 and S65 Coupe and Cabriolet
- September 06, 2017

You can find out more information about the new Mercedes AMG S63 and S65 Coupe and Cabriolet over at Mercedes at the link below. The Coupe is available with a 270-kW (367-hp) V6 in base S450 4MATIC trim, while the Cabrio range starts with the 345-kW (469-hp) S560 V8. (more...)
LG's new tablet features an 8-inch display and Android Nougat LG's new tablet features an 8-inch display and Android Nougat
- September 06, 2017

There's also an inclusion of a detachable stand. Also, one may note that the box comes with stereo speakers as well as a USB port. LG G Pad X2 8.0 Plus sports an 8-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920×1200 pixels. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS right out of the box and is backed up by a 2,900mAh battery . Apart from this, there are a number of basic features and applications that would come as the default apps on the Tablet. (more...)
Seat's New Leon Cupra R Limited To 799 Cars Seat's New Leon Cupra R Limited To 799 Cars
- September 06, 2017

Choose the manual and the Leon Cupra R comes with 306bhp, while the dual-clutch automatic makes do with the same 296bhp as the standard Cupra. Seat has revealed the most powerful auto it has ever built - the Leon Cupra R. There's more carbon-fibre treatment on the side skirts and rear diffuser. The interior, meanwhile, gets in on the carbon fibre and copper action, while the steering wheel and gearstick are wrapped in fancy Alcantara. (more...)
Nintendo Switch Will Get More FIFA Games Nintendo Switch Will Get More FIFA Games
- September 05, 2017

Finally, despite previous reports that Federation Internationale de Football Association on Switch would lose functionality seen in other versions when playing with just one Joy-Con, Lazarescu informed us that different button combinations and modifiers mean only skill moves are lost when playing with a friend. (more...)
The Oculus Rift is catching up to the Vive on Steam The Oculus Rift is catching up to the Vive on Steam
- September 05, 2017

According to Valve's latest Steam survey data , the headset has increased its market share on the platform by 8.1%, the largest leap in a single month. That leaves the HTC Vive with 52.3 percent, a near eight percent drop from this time just one month ago. Even with these price cuts, these headsets require expensive PCs to run, and the amount of people willing to jump into VR will still be limited. (more...)
President's greetings on the eve of Teachers' Day President's greetings on the eve of Teachers' Day
- September 05, 2017

A teacher takes a hand, opens a mind and touches a heart. The CM remembered the contribution of Dr Radhakrishnan on the occasion and appealed teacher to come forward for effective implementation of modern education. I thank you for your effort and hope you remain a superb mentor for others also. If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of handsome minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. (more...)