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Industry New Zelda: Breath of the Wild patch improves frame rates
Author: 0 New Zelda: Breath of the Wild patch improves frame rates

Breath of the Wild definitely runs smoother in handheld mode, but this recent patch should make the distracting dropped frames much less frequent. While frame rate seems to be improved (not perfected, mind you) on the Switch version, the verdict still seems to be out on the Wii U version.

Industry China official manufacturing, services PMI rises in March
Author: 0 China official manufacturing, services PMI rises in March

China's own factories stopped cutting employees last month, according to new figures released by the government today that credited a pickup in both production and external demand for the "steady trend" in manufacturing. China's PMI is widely watched because it provides one of the earliest insights into the economy. The results suggest that China's economy "continued to perform well in March", said Julian Evans-Pritchard of Capital Economics in a note, adding that the data show ...

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8: Top 5 features of the smartphone

The Galaxy S8 display takes up more than 80% of the phone's front screen, and it's about 18% larger than the display of the previous Galaxy S7 model. The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are nearly bezel-less. New features in the devices include iris and face biometric authentication in addition to the fingerprint sensor found in the S7 family; a redesigned user interface with a customisable, always-on display; and a new intelligent interface and virtual assistant named Bixby .

Industry Park arrives at Seoul court for hearing on arrest request
Author: 0 Park arrives at Seoul court for hearing on arrest request

If the court approves the arrest warrant, Park will be immediately sent to a detention facility as prosecutors can detain her for up to 20 days before laying formal charges. Park stayed at the prosecution office for 21 hours during her first interrogation from Tuesday to early Wednesday last week. A day earlier, Park was questioned at a court hearing for almost nine hours.

Industry Facebook adds Stories feature to core app
Author: 0 Facebook adds Stories feature to core app

You can now see a camera icon in the top left corner of your Facebook app (Android or iOS) or you can simply swipe right from News Feed to try out the new in-app camera. Worldwide, there are over 1.86 billion monthly active Facebook users ( Facebook MAUs) which is a 17 percent increase from past year. By copying a page from Snapchat, which is hot among teens and twenty-somethings, Facebook hopes those masks and disappearing messages will act like teenage catnip.

Author: 0 Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK) shows weekly volitility of 4.46%

National Bank Financial also issued estimates for Endeavour Silver Corp's Q2 2017 earnings at $0.01 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.00 EPS and Q4 2017 earnings at $0.00 EPS. Endeavour Silver Corp has a 12 month low of $3.07 and a 12 month high of $7.75. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -4.23% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -19.94% and -26.02% respectively.

Author: 0 Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. State Street Corp boosted its stake in shares of Adobe Systems by 2.6% in the fourth quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.66 earnings per share. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 21.6% on a year-over-year basis.

Industry Apple quietly launches special edition red iPhone 7
Author: 0 Apple quietly launches special edition red iPhone 7

In a statement Tuesday, Apple boss Tim Cook addressed the new phone's design and its potential ability to help in the battle against AIDS. Apple also announced it would be offering its iPhone 7 in a red special edition to benefit HIV/AIDS programs through its partnership with (RED).

Industry Facebook 360 Live Streaming Now Open To All Users
Author: 0 Facebook 360 Live Streaming Now Open To All Users

The spatial audio "gives viewers the ability to experience 360 degrees sound just as they would in real life". The next best thing to being there might just be virtually being there, and this new offering from Facebook might be one of the easiest ways to do that, with a built-in large audience.

Industry Micromax makes a strong comeback with dual-camera sporting Dual 5 flagship
Author: 0 Micromax makes a strong comeback with dual-camera sporting Dual 5 flagship

Micromax has also added an security chipset , which can store passwords indecently. Priced at Rs 24,999, Micromax Dual 5 will be available from 10 April on Flipkart as well as offline channels. We perceive that the trend for dual cameras is bound to grow with camera being an important consideration for consumers when buying a smartphone. It boasts a dual lens camera module with two 13MP Sony sensors on the rear.

Author: 0 Samsung explains "Infinity Display" on the Galaxy S8 and S8+

Samsung's early marketing of the S8 has eschewed the safety issue, which brand experts say is an attempt to avoid reminding consumers of the images of burnt Note 7s that spread throughout the world's media late past year. This is going to be the first smartphone by Samsung with Bixby, the very own AI assistant of the company. So now that we're officially done with rumors and speculation, let's move on to what we know for sure about Samsung's upcoming smartphone.

Industry Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition being sold at Microsoft stores
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition being sold at Microsoft stores

The South Korean consumer electronics giant that was overthrown by Apple Inc.as the world's biggest smartphone maker last month for the first time in five years held a grandiose unpack event for its Galaxy S8 series in NY at Lincoln Center on Wednesday (local time) in hopes of winning back the heart of consumers.

Industry US denies loosening rules for avoiding civilian casualties
Author: 0 US denies loosening rules for avoiding civilian casualties

Iraqi forces are approaching the Grand Mosul Mosque where Islamic State declared its "caliphate" two years ago, Iraqi officials said. Helicopters were strafing Daesh targets around Al Nuri Mosque, where Daesh's leader declared his "caliphate" almost three years ago after militants took control of swaths of Iraq and Syria.

Industry Pedestrian Deaths Are Rising-and Walking Here Is the Most Dangerous Route
Author: 0 Pedestrian Deaths Are Rising-and Walking Here Is the Most Dangerous Route

The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA ) projects that 5,997 people were killed on foot past year, which would be the highest number of pedestrian fatalities in more than two decades. "Distracted driving we always think about, but distracted walking we don't always think about that", Gray said. On the other hand, non-intersection travel lanes, like midblocks or on the highway, accounted for the vast majority of pedestrian fatalities-nearly 3 out of every 4.

Author: 0 US air raids 'probably' killed people

He said the street-to-street battles in Mosul , which have seen Iraqi ground troops slowed by ISIS suicide bombers, booby traps and snipers, represented the "most significant urban combat" since World War II. "We realise the huge responsibility the liberating forces shoulder", Iraqi parliament speaker Salim Jabouri tweeted, calling on them to "spare no effort to save the civilians".

Industry PlayStation Plus freebies announced for April 2017 - Drawn To Death arrives
Author: 0 PlayStation Plus freebies announced for April 2017 - Drawn To Death arrives

Meanwhile, for PlayStation Vita owners, the free titles are 10 Second Ninja and Curses 'n Chaos , both of which are crossbuy games with the PlayStation 4. Along with that is Lovers In a Dangerous Spacetime, a unique co-op experience where you work alongside a partner to guide a unusual, circular-shaped spaceship through a series of scenarios, taking down enemies and avoiding obstacles along the way.

Industry This is the Samsung Galaxy S8; best leak yet reveals all
Author: 0 This is the Samsung Galaxy S8; best leak yet reveals all

After the short clip comes out rumors regarding the status of Samsung Galaxy S8 that includes an edge-to-edge display which is curved on one side. Recently, we learned from Samsung Turkey about the release roadmap for the Nougat version for Galaxy S6 Edge+, and it showed that it will happen in the middle of March.

Author: 0 Battlefield 1's Premium Friends Prohibits XP Gains

DICE has announced a new feature coming to Battlefield 1, allowing Premium Pass owners to take their non-premium party members into DLC maps. And for DICE and EA, Premium Friends serves as a way to expose more players to premium content and potentially net a few more Pass purchases as a result.

Industry Apple Rejecting Apps With Pricing Info Like 'Free' in App Title
Author: 0 Apple Rejecting Apps With Pricing Info Like 'Free' in App Title

It highlights the best titles and encourages users to download apps . However, it is not clear how the new feature is made, or what are their criteria for choosing a specific app . That gap is expected to widen in 2021, with Android app stores generating $78 billion in revenue and Apple's App Store at $60 billion in revenue, according to App Annie's report released on Wednesday.

Industry Uber's diversity report reflects gender gap
Author: 0 Uber's diversity report reflects gender gap

In Uber's customer support, women make up 49.7 percent of the workforce. Retention - the percentage of each demographic group that stays at the company each year - reveals more about the hospitality of the workplace culture than the percentage of white and Asian men there overall.

Industry Telegram app update adds voice calling features for Western Europe
Author: 0 Telegram app update adds voice calling features for Western Europe

That's all well and good but the one feature which makes Telegram's voice calling capabilities stand out from the average messaging app is the introduction of artificial intelligence into the mix. A major concern that arises is terror outfits and other anti-social elements using such features that can compromise the safety and security of the rest of the world.

Industry Final Four guide: Teams, players and matchups to watch
Author: 0 Final Four guide: Teams, players and matchups to watch

And dadgum it, one fiery southern gentleman. The best player on the court might be Thornwell, the SEC Player of the Year. SCOUTING REPORT: "I thought there were teams that maybe could take advantage of (7-foot-1, 300-pound center Przemek) Karnowski by getting him in high ball screens, and teams have tried to do that, but they haven't been able to do it consistently".

Author: 0 Vettel and Hamilton relishing prospect of title showdown

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany (R) speaks with second-placed Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain at the post-race press conference. But it is part of F1. But the three-time world champion might not have it easy considering the way Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel have started this season.

Industry New 'War for the Planet of the Apes' trailer, poster released
Author: 0 New 'War for the Planet of the Apes' trailer, poster released

If that name rings a bell, it's because she's the same character played by Linda Harrison in 1968's Planet of the Apes and its 1970 sequel, Beneath the Planet of the Apes . But if that's what is needed to give me a movie where apes routinely ride horses through snowy fields while also carrying weapons, then I'll take all the vile humanity I can get.

Industry Samsung launches S8, hopes to recover from S7 blunder
Author: 0 Samsung launches S8, hopes to recover from S7 blunder

Samsung is hoping the design update and the new features , focussed on making life easier for consumers, will be enough to revive sales in a year where Apple is expected to introduce major changes to its iPhones, including the very curved screens that have become staples of the Galaxy brand.

Industry VW to pay over $157M to settle emissions claims by 10 states
Author: 0 VW to pay over $157M to settle emissions claims by 10 states

According to Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, the state received $30.4 million in the settlement. Volkswagen settles with 10 US states over diesel emissions cheating. Schneiderman. Overall, VW has made a decision to spend up to $ 25 billion in the United States to address claims from owners, environmental regulators, states and dealers and to make buy-back offers.

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 integrates Pinterest visual search in Bixby

After the exploding Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung needed a smartphone that could thrust it back into reckoning and inspire confidence in customers. The Samsung Galaxy S8 also comes with a new virtual assistant called Bixby. Bixby can be activated with a press of a dedicated hardware button or with a voice command, and supports voice control for apps. Another first is the unveiling of Samsung's digital assistant Bixby .

Industry Top aide to President Donald Trump leaves administration
Author: 0 Top aide to President Donald Trump leaves administration

On Wednesday, in a sign of fresh urgency from Trump's allies, another pro-Trump nonprofit, Making America Great, sprang to life to help Trump - just days after the defeat of the Republican plan to repeal and replace the 2010 Affordable Care Act.

Industry Samsung looking to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices
Author: 0 Samsung looking to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices

Samsung said in a statement it will determine in which markets it will sell the refurbished Note 7s after discussions with relevant regulatory authorities and carriers. Samsung didn't reveal which markets would get the Galaxy Note 7 or which carriers would sell the refurbish handset. The Galaxy Note 7 was recalled back in September and discontinued in October after reports of fires and explosions.

Author: 0 Destiny 2 confirmed for PC, consoles in September

Now, after many teases, leaks, and official confirmation earlier this week, developer Bungie just announced Destiny 2's release date, while also confirming that the title will appear on both consoles as well as PC. Destiny 2 is set to launch on September 8th for the PC, PS4 and Xbox One. However, in Destiny 2 , all players will be starting from scratch. The first gameplay will be streamed by Bungie on May 20.

Industry Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Gets a PS4 Beta This Week
Author: 0 Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Gets a PS4 Beta This Week

Because of this, the game will be available in several different languages, which include English, German, Russian, French, Brazilian-Portuguese, Spanish, Latin American- Spanish, Italian and Polish. According to CD Projekt Red, the upcoming beta is meant to test Gwent' s performance during periods of heavy traffic. The report states that "Despite the unprecedented financing requirements of its new games - Cyperpunk 2077 , GWENT and Blood and Wine ( released in May) - the Group was ...

Author: 0 Investors Catching Stocks Chevron Corporation (CVX)

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for CVX to be 918.2%. Chevron now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $119.64. To view Vetr's full report, visit Vetr's official website. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 10th.

Industry Twitter Just Made This Big Change to its 140-Character Limit
Author: 0 Twitter Just Made This Big Change to its 140-Character Limit

I was able to tag 50 people in a single Twitter thread, and made a lot of people very annoyed at me in the process. The new design is very similar to one that Twitter tested on select users last fall. However, the company has been working on ways to allow users to express more in 140 characters and it has now decided that users will no longer count against that limit.

Author: 0 Trump says 'we must fight' Freedom Caucus, Democrats

Kelly Stanger of Lowell, Michigan, argued that conservatives were prevented from contributing to the bill, and said she'd vote again for Rep. Justin Amash who opposed it. President". Corker was referring to comments Paul Ryan made to CBS warning against the idea of Donald Trump working with Democrats if Republicans can't revive their health care legislation.

Industry Microsoft hit with second cloud disruption in two weeks
Author: 0 Microsoft hit with second cloud disruption in two weeks

Microsoft's cloud service went offline again, taking down with it several other services like Hotmail, Outlook, Skype, Xbox Live and OneDrive (although all services are operational now). At the time of writing, OneDrive users were still experiencing issues and were unable to log in. Obviously not everyone knows about this issue and people are getting confused and that's why Microsoft chose to update the status pages .

Industry Samsung Unveils the Galaxy S8, a Nearly Bezel-Less Smartphone
Author: 0 Samsung Unveils the Galaxy S8, a Nearly Bezel-Less Smartphone

Users will be able to take pictures of monuments, for example, and Bixby will then be able to recognize the place, and it will also provide detailed information about it. Gone is a horizontal strip with the home button at the bottom. The space saved by getting rid of the physical buttons has been used to add more screen real estate to offer an immersive experience.

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