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BMW's 8 Series Convertible is $121K sunny day real estate BMW's 8 Series Convertible is $121K sunny day real estate
- November 04, 2018

Power is provided by a 4.4-liter TwinPower Turbo V8 engine that produces 523 hp (390 kW / 530 PS) and 553 lb-ft (748 Nm) of torque. The 6 Series Convertible is officially no more, but there's no reason to be sad as BMW is replacing it with this gorgeous droptop. (more...)
Global smartphone shipments down 8% Global smartphone shipments down 8%
- November 04, 2018

Market share leader Samsung posted shipment volume of 72.3 million in the quarter, down 13.3% from 83.4 million shipments in the third quarter of a year ago. Shipments of Huawei, on the other hand, expanded 32.5 percent to 51.8 million units and Xiaomi's 19.1 percent to 33 million units. Samsung is more seriously losing market share-down from 22.1% to 20.3% year-on-year-with its shipments down around 13% year-on-year. (more...)
Spending too much time with your mobile may up risk of cancer Spending too much time with your mobile may up risk of cancer
- November 04, 2018

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS). However, those tempted to toss away today's most important tool of communications may want to consider that the study's researchers did specify the levels of radiation the rats were subjected to were not comparable to those humans are exposed to. (more...)
Mario Segale, Inspiration For Nintendo's Hero Plumber, Has Died Mario Segale, Inspiration For Nintendo's Hero Plumber, Has Died
- November 04, 2018

The Super Mario character has become one of the most recognized characters in the world and it went on to become a franchise. That changed when Segale stormed into Nintendo's offices demanding back rent, according to NPR . A 1993 Seattle Times article quotes him as joking, " You might say I'm still waiting for my royalty checks ", seemingly the only on-the-record comment on his ancillary role in Nintendo's history. (more...)
Blizzard announces Diablo Immortal for mobile devices, opens pre-registration Blizzard announces Diablo Immortal for mobile devices, opens pre-registration
- November 03, 2018

Once a character and class is selected, players will be able to find and upgrade gear, craft new items and team up to raid dungeons for all kinds of loot. Power that Diablo's minions hope to harness to bring about the return of the Lord of Terror. A new keyword for the set is Overkill, which rewards you with powerful effects for killing minions with more damage than needed. (more...)
Cheaters Using Speed Hack Ruin Game, Bethesda Fears Microtransaction Controversy? Cheaters Using Speed Hack Ruin Game, Bethesda Fears Microtransaction Controversy?
- November 03, 2018

Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Skyrim and Fallout 4, welcome you to Fallout 76 , the online prequel where every surviving human is a real person . These missing graphical setting in Fallout 76 are v-sync, anti-aliasing, and FOV slider. So if you have a 144Hz or 120Hz display, the above INI hacking may not even be necessary. (more...)
WhatsApp To Place Ads In Status Posts WhatsApp To Place Ads In Status Posts
- November 03, 2018

It is a promising advertising avenue as there are close to 450 million users for WhatsApp status , 400 million for Instagram stories and 300 million for the Facebook app and messenger stories on a daily basis. In Facebook discussed different approaches to monetizing apps. "This is going to be [the] primary monetisation mode for the company as well as an opportunity for businesses to reach people on WhatsApp ". (more...)
Rogue browser extension blamed for theft of millions of Facebook private messages Rogue browser extension blamed for theft of millions of Facebook private messages
- November 03, 2018

BBC posed as potential buyers of this data, and uncovered that these hackers were not linked to the Russian state or to the Internet Research Agency - a group of hackers linked to the Kremlin. The breach was first discovered in September . One example included photographs of a recent holiday, another was a chat about a recent Depeche Mode concert, and a third included complaints about a son-in-law. (more...)
Passengers to face AI lie detector tests at European Union airports Passengers to face AI lie detector tests at European Union airports
- November 03, 2018

You might attempt to "act casual" at the border if you are carrying more than your allowance for duty-free, or far more seriously, are attempting to smuggle illegal contraband across country lines, but the pilot AI, dubbed iBorderCtrl , will detect the little gestures we can not but help to make when we are lying and under pressure. (more...)
Warcraft 3 REMASTERED: New Warcraft Reforged 4K release price revealed
- November 03, 2018

Well, for one, it's a mobile game . "I just was wondering, is this an out of season April Fools' joke?". With Diablo Immortal , every class gets new abilities that we haven't seen before. Each class will have a unique selection of 12 or more different skills to choose from. Like, over four-hours of in-game cut-scenes reworked with new voices and wonderfully detailed characters like Arthas and Sylvanas to help re-tell the Warcraft III story. (more...)
There are some catches to buying a OnePlus 6T through T There are some catches to buying a OnePlus 6T through T
- November 03, 2018

Although OnePlus promises bi-monthly updates for the 6T, the T-Mobile version won't necessarily get them at the same time. This was capped off with the launch of the latest "flagship killing" OnePlus 6T , which U.S. OnePlus has also launched Star Wars Edition for the OnePlus 5T and Avengers Edition for the OnePlus 6T . In a first of it's kind, the OnePlus 6T has a fingerprint reader built into the display. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 made $725 million over the weekend Red Dead Redemption 2 made $725 million over the weekend
- November 03, 2018

Rockstar Games is proud to announce that the critically acclaimed Red Dead Redemption 2 has achieved the single-biggest opening weekend in the history of entertainment*. Elsewhere in the top ten, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 , and Federation Internationale de Football Association 19 both fall one place each, to second and third respectively. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 smashes entertainment opening weekend records Red Dead Redemption 2 smashes entertainment opening weekend records
- November 03, 2018

You can not view the leak anymore, as Trusted Reviews have replaced it with an apology to Take-Two for leaking "a confidential corporate document". Take-Two's Rockstar Games studio, best known for Grand Theft Auto , said its latest Red Dead title was the most pre-ordered full game ever on the PlayStation Network. (more...)
A California start-up beat Microsoft and Samsung to the foldable tablet/phone A California start-up beat Microsoft and Samsung to the foldable tablet/phone
- November 03, 2018

The outlet adds that the device is equipped with a 16MP+20MP telephoto pairing, and can reach 80 percent capacity with 60 minutes of charging. Samsung has been defeated by a little known company called Rouyu Technology to launch the world's first foldable smartphone . (more...)
Destiny 2 Free to Download on PC Until November 18 Destiny 2 Free to Download on PC Until November 18
- November 03, 2018

Current Destiny 2 players on PC will get an exclusive Anniversary Emblem in December. New Battle.net accounts created after 11 a.m. PDT on November 2 (today), will be required to enable Blizzard's SMS Protect before claiming the game. (more...)
Diablo 3: Eternal Collection on Switch is seemingly getting amiibo support Diablo 3: Eternal Collection on Switch is seemingly getting amiibo support
- November 03, 2018

Early details regarding Diablo Immortal confirm that the mobile game will feature six different classes at launch: Barbarian, Monk, Wizard, Crusader, Demon Hunter, and Necromancer . Check out some Diablo Immortal gameplay footage, below. As of the writing of this article, the game's cinematic launch trailer has 2k likes and 54k dislikes on YouTube . (more...)
No Iris Scanner for Galaxy S10 next year: Rumours No Iris Scanner for Galaxy S10 next year: Rumours
- November 02, 2018

The removal of the Iris Scanner will help Samsung push the display to the extreme edges, with the front camera being the only item that will retain its position within a hole in the display. The standard S10, codenamed "Beyond", features an OLED screen curved on both sides, round-shaped corners and nearly no bezel at the top and bottom, the people said . (more...)
Google's interest-focused Discover feed makes mobile web debut Google's interest-focused Discover feed makes mobile web debut
- October 31, 2018

Now, it's rolling out to mobile devices in the United States on both Android and iOS . Given Google's system, it could be progressively an issue of when you see Discover as opposed to whether it appears in any case. A screenshot of the Google Discover page on mobile. Pressing the Lens icon will highlight the interesting subjects with dots, with tapping an item sliding up a panel of related images or products. (more...)
Ford GT Carbon Series is the lightest version of Ford's supercar Ford GT Carbon Series is the lightest version of Ford's supercar
- October 31, 2018

Hopefully most of the new ones will be the new GT Carbon Series, which is lighter than the normal GT but not lighter than the GT Competition Series . The interior sills, air register pods and centre console are all done up in matte carbon as well. The Carbon Series also features a unique seat pattern with silver stitching that is repeated on the steering wheel as well as clear anodised paddle shifters and a unique badge for the instrument panel. (more...)
Fallout 76 Live Action Trailer Released, Features Giant Sloth Fallout 76 Live Action Trailer Released, Features Giant Sloth
- October 31, 2018

ET on Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and PC. Well, live action would be a loose term since the trailer features plenty of CGI mutated monstrosities and fusion powered automatons you'll get to murder when the game launches. That will give you automatic access if you do it through the PlayStation, Xbox One or Bethesda online stores. Bethesda's decision to take Fallout in a different direction and making it into an online-only multiplayer Fallout game took fans by surprise, to say the least. (more...)