Tech


Up to 13000 cheaters are being banned from PUBG every day
- October 16, 2017

PUBG is now the hot thing in the game industry and is now the only game on Steam to reach 2 million concurrent players . That sort of popularity means it's rife with hackers, but PUBG is fighting back. Common cheats such as "aimbots" allow players to shoot more accurately by targeting specific colors on the screen, while more sophisticated cheats allow people to find hidden loot and see where other players are hiding. (more...)
Microsoft unveils treehouse meeting room at Washington campus Microsoft unveils treehouse meeting room at Washington campus
- October 16, 2017

A third treehouse is now being constructed which is a sheltered lounge space and due to be finished later in the year. There's also an observation post of "Crow's Nest". The treehouses have been described as more "hobbit" than headquarters and were designed by celebrity treehouse expert Pete Nelson who fronts a US TV show, Treehouse Masters . (more...)
British MP submits questions on loot boxes to the government British MP submits questions on loot boxes to the government
- October 16, 2017

A petition has since been set up with the aim of adapting the United Kingdom gambling laws to include video games which target children, and because it's now passed 10k signatures the Government will be formally required to respond. In addition, Zeichner's two questions explore the same subject. "To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what steps she plans to take to help protect vulnerable adults and children from illegal gambling, in-game gambling and ... (more...)
Doom is Coming to Nintendo Switch in November Doom is Coming to Nintendo Switch in November
- October 16, 2017

Next month will see the highly-anticipated release of DOOM on the Nintendo Switch, and now the official release date has been revealed. DOOM on Nintendo Switch will include both the entirety of the single-player campaign, as well as arcade mode, and each and every one of the multiplayer maps, including those originally released as DLC. (more...)
Dhanteras 2017: These are puja muhurat timings for this year Dhanteras 2017: These are puja muhurat timings for this year
- October 16, 2017

Dhanteras is important for Hindu households because on the auspicious day of Dhanteras , Hindus are supposed to buy new utensils, gold and/or silver. Yamadeepdaan or Naraka Chaturdashi is called as the next day. Yama is the lord of death and deepen means to glorify him using lamps and lights. The third legend is the one which relates to Dhanvantari , the god of health. (more...)
Samsung launches NB-IoT GPS smart tag Samsung launches NB-IoT GPS smart tag
- October 16, 2017

Samsung Connect Tag will also work with Samsung's SmartThings ecosystem. The device offers smart location notifications on a NB-IoT or Cat.M1 network to help a user conveniently see how far their belonging is. The geo-fence feature on the Samsung Connect Tag will notify the user's chosen smart devices when they are nearby. These tracking and notification abilities will minimize anxiety about the user's favorite items or loved ones, offering an exciting way to use technology for increased ... (more...)
Every Wi-Fi network at risk of unprecedented 'Krack' attack security flaw Every Wi-Fi network at risk of unprecedented 'Krack' attack security flaw
- October 16, 2017

WPA2 is a security protocol that protects modern Wi-Fi networks. The proof-of-concept exploit is called KRACK, short for Key Reinstallation Attacks. It's believed that the disclosure will be made through the website krackattacks.com. Security researchers have discovered a flaw in the security protocol used by nearly every modern Wi-Fi device, including computers, phones and routers, which puts them all at risk of attack, reported ZDNet on Monday. (more...)
How Analysts Feel About Howard Hughes Corp (NYSE:HHC)?
- October 16, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Howard Hughes Corporation (The) by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter. (NASDAQ:ISRG) has risen 39.52% since October 15, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 67% are positive. Piper Jaffray initiated the stock with "Overweight" rating in Wednesday, November 18 report. (NASDAQ:ALGN) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, March 23 by Roth Capital. (more...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Shares Sold by Bray Capital Advisors
- October 16, 2017

Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC now owns 32,971 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $4,748,000 after buying an additional 413 shares in the last quarter. UBS AG reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $170.00 price objective on shares of Apple in a research note on Friday, June 23rd. Samsung's chip manufacturing operations are, at the end of the day, part of the overall Samsung Electronics company. (more...)
Leaked Poster Of Xiaomi Redmi 5A Reveals 8-Day Battery Life Leaked Poster Of Xiaomi Redmi 5A Reveals 8-Day Battery Life
- October 16, 2017

The smartphone will launch alongside Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus. Latest reports now show that the Redmi 5A could soon make its way to China, after an official poster of the smartphone was leaked, giving us a few more clues as to how the device may look. (more...)
Akwa United Edge Tornadoes To Win Aiteo Cup, Claim CAFCC Spot Akwa United Edge Tornadoes To Win Aiteo Cup, Claim CAFCC Spot
- October 16, 2017

The tie went into penalties after the regulation time ended barren. With their win, Akwa United will get N25 million and would also be representing Nigeria in the CAF Confederation Cup. In a dire first 45 minutes, Friday Ubong was denied a clear sight on goal by a timely header from Niger Tornadoes defender Reuben Ogbonnaya. Dadzie, Olisema and Okechukwu converted their kicks for Akwa to win the title. (more...)
Crytek's Hunt: Showdown headed to Steam Early Access Crytek's Hunt: Showdown headed to Steam Early Access
- October 16, 2017

Crytek's Hunt: Showdown is one of our most hyped titles now in development, but it still has a long way to go and that could leave a lot of gamers, us included rather sad. Depending on players' thoughts on current and future changes to gameplay, development shorter or longer than the 12-month plan. Now that you know what the Hunt: Showdown has to offer, the latest Steam Early Access trailer can be seen right here, courtesy of IGN . (more...)
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Holdings Reduced by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
- October 16, 2017

VZ's profit will be $4.00 billion for 12.21 P/E if the $0.98 EPS becomes a reality. Shares are trading at $47.86 slightly below the 50 day moving average which is $48.47 and which is marginally over the 200 day moving average of $47.04. 112 funds opened positions while 587 raised stakes. (NYSE:VZ). Everett Harris Ca has invested 0.19% in Verizon Communications Inc. Klingenstein Fields & Limited Liability Corp invested in 0.05% or 28,448 shares. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Initiates Coverage on ENSCO PLC (ESV)
- October 16, 2017

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report. (more...)
Ed Boon talks bringing Injustice 2 and more NetherRealm games to Switch Ed Boon talks bringing Injustice 2 and more NetherRealm games to Switch
- October 15, 2017

VGCultureHQ is reporting that throughout 2018 more mature titles will be coming to the Switch and this fits in line with the company's plan to reach a broader audience outside of just kids and adolescents. There's also the fact that a poll was posted online earlier this year asking fans whether they'd like to see Injustice on Switch or Vita. With more third-party support than ever before, the Nintendo Switch continues to shatter expectations and once again bring the powerhouse company to ... (more...)
Palace: PDEA being 'demonized' by Amnesty International
- October 15, 2017

Edgard Arevalo reiterated its February 2017 memorandum of agreement with the PDEA, expressing the military's commitment to the anti-narcotics campaign. Nevertheless, Dela Rosa said, the PNP had big contribution in the campaign against drugs wherein they have allotted 100 percent of their resources in order to stop the proliferation of illegal drugs in the country. (more...)
Razer Gaming Smartphone Spotted: Dual-Camera With Xperia-Like Phone Design Razer Gaming Smartphone Spotted: Dual-Camera With Xperia-Like Phone Design
- October 15, 2017

The Razer Phone has been kept under wraps pretty well, until recently. Even as smartphone market looks lucrative, Razer will soon find out how hard it is compete with the likes of Apple and Samsung. How well Razer manages the software will of course determine whether its device is able to make the most out of the hardware. Razer is scheduled to release a beast of a smartphone later in the year with the phone expected to be marketed to hardcore gamers. (more...)
Death toll in Vietnam flooding, landslides rises to 68
- October 15, 2017

At least 37 people were killed in floods and landslide caused by a tropical depression in central and northern province of Vietnam Thursday, the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority said in a statement to AP. Houses of the families were buried in the landslide while they were a sleep on early Thursday. The heavy rain in the central and northern regions disrupted transportation in some areas, hampering efforts to rescue the missing. (more...)
Samsung may launch Bixby 2.0 in next seven days Samsung may launch Bixby 2.0 in next seven days
- October 15, 2017

Recently, Samsung rolled Bixby voice assistant with the Indian accent in India. Interestingly, its claimed that Samsung's chief in charge of AI department has been replaced by a new member, hence we think could be the reason for Bixby to keep getting enhancing instead of Samsung giving up in the AI virtual assistant race. (more...)
Android Oreo comes to OnePlus 3/3T as Oxygen OS Open Beta 25/16 Android Oreo comes to OnePlus 3/3T as Oxygen OS Open Beta 25/16
- October 15, 2017

The Android Oreo based Oxygen OS beta release was officially annouced by a staff member on OnePlus forum. It has been a little over a month since the OnePlus 3 reportedly received Android Oreo through a closed beta program , but now the update is ready to be tested for the OnePlus 3 and 3T for those in the Open Beta program. (more...)