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Samsung boss Lee Jae-Yong goes on trial in South Korea Samsung boss Lee Jae-Yong goes on trial in South Korea
- April 23, 2017

We already have evidence of the same in the form of previous quarterly reports , where these businesses contribute about 68 percent to the overall operating profit. Samsung was forced to recall it late a year ago after reports of the device overheating and exploding. Lee's defence lawyers however said the payments to Choi were charitable contributions for sports and culture development that Samsung was obliged to make under pressure from officials, and not bribes. (more...)
New Trailer and Release Date! New Trailer and Release Date!
- April 23, 2017

Yesterday, Gun Media released a new trailer for Friday the 13th: The Game that finally revealed its release date. The single-player update will be arriving this summer via an update, so not to worry as it won't be charged as a DLC. Based on the popular horror franchise, the 1v7 asymmetric online multiplayer will have players take on the role of Jason Voorhees himself or that of the teenage Camp Crystal Lake counsellors to stealthily hide or work together to escape the crazed, masked ... (more...)
Hackers Target Snapchat After CEO Calls India 'Poor Country' Hackers Target Snapchat After CEO Calls India 'Poor Country'
- April 23, 2017

Recently, Evan Spiegel, the CEO of Snapchat, allegedly made a shockingly disparaging statement about India during a meeting in order to discuss the growth of the app's user base. Now, the Anonymous Indian hacker group has reportedly claimed to leak the database of 1.7 million Snapchat users. "This app is only for rich people", he said. (more...)
Zuckerberg to transform Facebook New Camera to depict reality Zuckerberg to transform Facebook New Camera to depict reality
- April 23, 2017

The new app, Facebook Spaces, lets current Facebook users interact with each other in virtual reality environments, as long as they have an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Franklin said that VR is able to give people "a magical feeling of presence", and that the new Facebook Spaces app is the "first Facebook product we built to bring the vision to life". (more...)
Google PhotoScan can now have glare removal turned off Google PhotoScan can now have glare removal turned off
- April 23, 2017

Up until now, you had to save your scans first and then share them from Photos. When users decide to turn off the glare removal option, a single picture will be enough for the printed photograph to be scanned. If you share the photos directly from the PhotoScan application, they will bear a watermarked border at the bottom. But if you're a fan of Google products and you save your pictures on Google Photos anyway, then you should probably try out the Google PhotoScan app, which has been ... (more...)
Microsoft wants to beat Chromebooks at their own game Microsoft wants to beat Chromebooks at their own game
- April 23, 2017

According to Liliputing , Microsoft will be making a low-priced "Cloudbook" laptop. The fact that performance benchmarks are directly compared with Google's Chrome OS hardware indicates we'll likely see Windows 10 Cloud-branded devices at some point as well. (more...)
John Cena and Nikki Bella Go Nude in Celebration of YouTube Milestone John Cena and Nikki Bella Go Nude in Celebration of YouTube Milestone
- April 23, 2017

John then says: "So this didn't go right", before Nikki returns, throwing her balled-up paper at him. "This is a very good idea because why?" "I still don't think this is a good idea", Cena quipped, before giving in and pulling down his shorts as Bella removed her silk robe. (more...)
DJI Introduce Phantom 4 Advanced Drone With Upgraded Camera DJI Introduce Phantom 4 Advanced Drone With Upgraded Camera
- April 23, 2017

DJI says the Phantom 4 Advanced is similar to the Phantom 4 Pro in that it features several "intelligent" features that allow for smooth, automatic flight modes such as ActiveTrack, Draw, TapFly, Gesture and Tripod. The Phantom 4 comes with advanced sensors and processors to ensure that more image details are captured and the image needed for advanced post production. (more...)
Ghost Recon, Legend Of Zelda Dominate March 2017 Game Sales Ghost Recon, Legend Of Zelda Dominate March 2017 Game Sales
- April 23, 2017

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was a strong #2. However, even though The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild managed to sell more than 900,000 copies, it wasn't able to secure the #1 spot. Despite the February launch, this is the first month Zero Dawn was tracked, as the NPD tracking start date was Feb. 26. The list of games is compiled between US dollar sales and combined digital and physical sales as provided by the publishers, save for Sony and Nintendo . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ to launch in India today
- April 23, 2017

Both the phones will go on sale across online and offline channels starting May 5th. Users do not have to worry about getting the device damaged when dropped in water, as deep as 1.5 meters, for up to 30 minutes. Such fact could suggest the possibility of experiencing a color balance issue because the Samsung Galaxy S8's panels have two greens. Moreover, the smartphone also comes bundled with Samsung's own AI assistant dubbed Bixby. (more...)
Upcoming HTC flagship, codenamed Upcoming HTC flagship, codenamed "Ocean", finally got a name
- April 23, 2017

Leaks in the past have pitted the design of the HTC U11 in quite a similar place as the one shown in the video by HTC. The HTC U 11 flagship phone will be released on May 16, and the Taiwanese smartphone company should price the device affordable, otherwise, it will be another huge dent in the business for them. (more...)
Global UV Stabilizers Market in North America, Europe and Asia
- April 23, 2017

Major key Manufacturers working in Smart Waste Management industry is also mentioned. The Frosting & Icing market analysis 2017 focuses on development history, competitive analysis, Frosting & Icing market development status of leading sectors/countries (United States, EU, China, and Japan) and its impact on Frosting & Icing market. (more...)
Today Analysts Focus on Office Depot, Inc. (ODP), Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) Today Analysts Focus on Office Depot, Inc. (ODP), Zynga Inc. (ZNGA)
- April 23, 2017

The institutional investor owned 91,280 shares of the specialty retailer's stock after buying an additional 5,890 shares during the period. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of ODP. (more...)
PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Stars Open Up About Hit Show's Final Season PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Stars Open Up About Hit Show's Final Season
- April 23, 2017

Will the Liars Survive AD's Endgame? The final 10 episodes will play out from now until June 20 with the big finale, "Till DeAth Do Us Part". After shooting Spencer , Jenna is seen lying in a van with a hooded figure who removes their mask, she realizes the person is A.D. (more...)
Check out Stock Earnings Report: Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.'s (TRQ) Check out Stock Earnings Report: Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.'s (TRQ)
- April 23, 2017

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI boosted its position in Turquoise Hill Resources by 5.9% in the fourth quarter. During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly -4.55%. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.8. According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $261.56M for the current quarter. (more...)
Woman wins vehicle after kissing it for 50 hours Woman wins vehicle after kissing it for 50 hours
- April 23, 2017

The contestants get 10-minute breaks every hour. But, for the remaining 50 minutes, they were expected to stand, bend or kneel next to the vehicle. They also were required to rotate around the cars they were kissing and had to spend time sitting and standing. (more...)
On E-sports at the 2022 Asian Games On E-sports at the 2022 Asian Games
- April 23, 2017

As mentioned above, the Asian games is an Olympic-recognized event and is the largest outside of the Olympics, meaning this is a major announcement for esports and the dreams of going mainstream. Possible MOBA games include DOTA 2 and League of Legends, while possible RTS games include StarCraft II. Esports generated $493 million in revenue from merchandising, media rights, event tickets, and other channels in 2016, according to research firm Newzoo and attracted an audience of 323 ... (more...)
Galaxy Note 8 rumoured to feature dual-camera and 6.4-inch display Galaxy Note 8 rumoured to feature dual-camera and 6.4-inch display
- April 23, 2017

It would also be available for offline purchase via Samsung's official retail partners. The most striking feature of the new phones is what Samsung dubs an "infinity display" - an expanded glass screen that covers the entire front of the device and appears to curve seamlessly around its edges. (more...)
Unicode flaw in Chrome and Firefox aids phishing Unicode flaw in Chrome and Firefox aids phishing
- April 23, 2017

For example, in this demo page that Zheng set up, the domain xn-80ak6aa92e.com is rendered as аррӏе.com (in Cyrillic characters). Firefox is yet to address the issue. "Chrome's (and Firefox's ) homograph protection mechanism unfortunately fails if every characters is replaced with a similar character from a single foreign language". (more...)
"Gruelling" RPG Code Vein Releases First Official Screenshots
- April 23, 2017

Last week Bandai Namco teased a new game with a beautifully hand-drawn trailer using the tagline "Prepare to Dine"; a not-so-subtle nod to the Dark Souls franchise. The Lost are a group of fiendish ghouls which are "devoid of any remaining humanity". As revealed by Famitsu (translated via Gematsu ), Code Vein is a new action RPG to come out sometime next year. (more...)