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Stardew Valley for PS Vita launches May 22 Stardew Valley for PS Vita launches May 22
- May 14, 2018

A PS Vita version has been in the works for sometime, and its release date was finally confirmed today in a blog post from Stardew Valley designer, Eric Barone. It's well-suited to portable play. The PS Vita version of Stardew Valley doesn't include any special upgrades or features, so don't expect there to be multiplayer or anything like that. (more...)
Microsoft (MSFT) Given "Outperform" Rating at Royal Bank of Canada
- May 14, 2018

Microsoft Co. has a twelve month low of $67.14 and a twelve month high of $97.95. Shares of Microsoft stock traded down $0.21 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $97.70. Gulf National Bank (Uk) Limited holds 0.08% in Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) or 139,930 shares. 337 were accumulated by Vantage Inv Advsr Ltd. Lenox Wealth Advisors Inc. (more...)
Blockchain Platform 'Monachain' Launched By Electronics Giant LG Blockchain Platform 'Monachain' Launched By Electronics Giant LG
- May 14, 2018

Monachain is created to ease blockchain-based logistics in several fields like manufacturing, finance, and communication according to local Yonhap News Agency. Back in 2015, LG CNS announced that it developed South Korea's first blockchain-based platform and issued electronic stocks of unlisted companies through it. (more...)
Intel Z390 chipset: Wi-Fi AC, Bluetooth 5.0, USB 3.1 Gen 2 Intel Z390 chipset: Wi-Fi AC, Bluetooth 5.0, USB 3.1 Gen 2
- May 14, 2018

All it seems the Z390 chipset is going to offer over the old Z370 is native support for the higher-speed USB 3.1 Gen2 interface. Unfortunately, most of these features can be seen on Intel's current Coffee Lake-compatible lower-end alternatives, such as the H370, B360, Q370 and H310. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi S2 officially launches in China Xiaomi Redmi S2 officially launches in China
- May 14, 2018

The Xiaomi Redmi S2 sports similar design as the Redmi Note 5 Pro , but the antenna bands on the top and bottom are clearly visible. This was because of various companies using the online channel to expand their share in the market. OPPO , following the footsteps of Xiaomi, conducted its first flash sale exclusive on Flipkart ahead of F7 launch . The report also clears that the company is aiming to launch its new series of smartphone that is "S" series which will include Mi S1, Mi S2, Mi ... (more...)
Chinese phones manufacturer, Huawei, is making a Bitcoin-based smartphone Chinese phones manufacturer, Huawei, is making a Bitcoin-based smartphone
- May 14, 2018

The new move comes at a time when the cryptocurrency industry is gaining momentum. He also disclosed in a separate interview with Bloomberg that, "It's a good opportunity to tap into the Chinese market". The mining company controls the largest Bitcoin mining pool in the world. "From our leadership position in China, the tip of the spear of mobile payments, we expect to see massive growth in global cryptocurrency adoption habits in the near future", Jaime Gonzalo, vice president of Huawei's ... (more...)
Snapchat Redesigns, To Undo Updates And Woo Its Users Back Snapchat Redesigns, To Undo Updates And Woo Its Users Back
- May 14, 2018

In addition, users will be directed straight to the camera once the app is started. When Snapchat was updated a year ago, users did not appreciate the changes made to it. However, the platform's growth continues to slow down. The redesign was nearly unanimously panned by users as it complicated many of Snapchat's features. (more...)
Facebook Suspends 200 Apps In Data Misuse Investigation Facebook Suspends 200 Apps In Data Misuse Investigation
- May 14, 2018

The apps were suspended pending a thorough investigation into whether they did in fact misuse any data, said Ime Archibong, Facebook's vice president of product partnerships , on Monday. The investigation was launched after revelations that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica hijacked data on some 87 million Facebook users as it worked on Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. (more...)
ACCC Investigating Google Over User Data Tracking
- May 14, 2018

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission chairman Rod Sims said he was briefed recently by USA experts who had intercepted, copied and decrypted messages sent back to Google from mobiles running on the company's Android operating system. (more...)
Aston Martin launches new DB11 Aston Martin launches new DB11
- May 14, 2018

Previously, the company Aston Martin has introduced another modification of the model DB11, which is equipped with a four-liter V8 engine from Mercedes-AMG with a capacity of 503 horsepower. Visually, the DB11 AMR is distinguished by a co-ordinated palette of exposed carbon fibre and gloss black detailing. All the chrome seen on the standard vehicle has been replaced with monochrome trims along with smoked headlights and tail lights to make the DB11 look more sinister. (more...)
Rumor: iPhone SE 2 to debut in September only Rumor: iPhone SE 2 to debut in September only
- May 14, 2018

There have been a flurry of reports claiming that the device will look like the iPhone X, but little in the way of solid evidence. Apple's decision to finalize on the display size is still in flux, but the iPhone X-like design will be a welcoming change for those who can not afford the pricey iPhone X. (more...)
Apple Watch plays good Samaritan, helps save elderly in Hong Kong Apple Watch plays good Samaritan, helps save elderly in Hong Kong
- May 14, 2018

Eighteen-year-old Deanna Recktenwald was visiting The Crossing Church with her mother, Stacey, when the Apple Watch she was wearing alerted her that her heart rate had risen to 190 beats per minute. He also later sent a letter off to Tim Cook in which Apple's CEO responded by saying, "I'm so glad you sought medical attention and you're fine now". (more...)
First Renders Of Moto C2 and Moto C2 Plus Surface First Renders Of Moto C2 and Moto C2 Plus Surface
- May 14, 2018

This situation appears to have changed now as the first renders of the Moto C2 and Moto C2 Plus smartphones have surfaced online. The Moto Z3 render looks quite real and as the Blass's history suggests, should be the final design for the phone. (more...)
Oppo Realme 1 full specifications leaked online ahead of May 15 launch Oppo Realme 1 full specifications leaked online ahead of May 15 launch
- May 14, 2018

Oppo Realme 1 is expected to ditch a fingerprint sensor for unlocking the phone, and use facial recognition. From the tweet, it is likely that the upcoming Oppo smartphone will be fitted with a 6-inch IPS LCD display with a FHD+ resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. (more...)
Valve activates Bluetooth on Steam Controller Valve activates Bluetooth on Steam Controller
- May 14, 2018

With emulators becoming more commonplace on Android, you should be able to use your Steam Controller to play a huge variety of games on the go without having to use an OTG cable! In other situations, Valve recommends that you use the controller's original wireless connectivity because it is the fastest connection with the lowest latency. (more...)
Walmart may need to list new acquisition Flipkart within four years Walmart may need to list new acquisition Flipkart within four years
- May 14, 2018

Hyderabad, May 14 Walmart's acquisition of 77 per cent stake in Flipkart is "credit positive" for the USA retail giant, though the Indian e-commerce firm is expected to continue to make losses for the next few years, said rating agency Moody's in its Credit Outlook report issued today. (more...)
OnePlus 6 Price and Specification Leak by Amazon: Priced at £459 / 519Euros OnePlus 6 Price and Specification Leak by Amazon: Priced at £459 / 519Euros
- May 14, 2018

OnePlus has itself confirmed a glass back design for the smartphone. The images that were showcased in the product page looked similar to previously leaked OnePlus 6 renders, though the difference is that these are official pictures. Inside, there's Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 chipset paired with 6GB of RAM and either 64 GB or 128 GB of storage. There's the third variant that OnePlus CEO and co-founder Pete Lau had confirmed for the OnePlus 6 with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. (more...)
Social reaction: Cardiff Blues beat Gloucester Rugby to Challenge Cup title Social reaction: Cardiff Blues beat Gloucester Rugby to Challenge Cup title
- May 14, 2018

Anscombe missed the hard conversion left, with extra-time in the offing, but he did not fluff his one final, glorious chance as Gloucester's Tom Marshall was whistled up by French referee Jerome Garces for not releasing after making a dash back to cover a Hail-Mary Cardiff punt up the wing. (more...)
Overwatch Anniversary Event Leak Reveals Start Date and New Skin Overwatch Anniversary Event Leak Reveals Start Date and New Skin
- May 14, 2018

Just after Junkrat is seen in his Mad Scientist skin, he switches to the never before seen pirate skin. The trailer highlighting the start of the event shows 1 new legendary skin, Junkrat channeling his inner pirate. However, it isn't yet known whether these items will be available to buy or if you'll have to be lucky with loot boxes. Last year's anniversary event also gave users a free loot box for every day you logged in. (more...)
IPhone explodes in Las Vegas fix shop IPhone explodes in Las Vegas fix shop
- May 14, 2018

KTNV reported that the whole ordeal lasted 20 seconds, before the flames fizzled out when there was nothing of the phone left to burn. The store is not being identified. This was a huge problem years back when several major computer makers had batteries that were exploding and causing fires. Tartaglio also recommends people use replacement batteries directly from the phone's manufacturer, saying they are often more reliable than aftermarket batteries and typically aren't any more expensive. (more...)