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Industry House Speaker Ryan: Tax rates must be permanent in tax reform
Author: 0 House Speaker Ryan: Tax rates must be permanent in tax reform

Interestingly, the CEOs of the host companies of Ryan's tour were among the CEOs who quit Trump's manufacturing Council over the President's equivocations about white supremacy and neo-Nazism last week, yet they hosted Ryan for his tour. "I think there's kind of a much ado about nothing there on that point", Ryan said. He pointed to lower taxes in countries like Canada, Ireland and Israel, and said the current tax code is essentially "taxing businesses out of America".

Industry 'Humans of New York: The Series' is coming to Facebook Watch
Author: 0 'Humans of New York: The Series' is coming to Facebook Watch

Stanton, who started HONY in 2010 and is said to have featured nearly 10,000 New Yorkers, has also frequently travelled to other countries in the past years and is now sharing stories from Russian Federation. " The key to all film, really, and certainly to the documentary films we do , is storytelling", she says. That really appealed to us. I'm often deeply moved by the people I meet.

Industry Google Pixel 2 Releasing On October 5 Featuring Latest Snapdragon 836 SoC
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 Releasing On October 5 Featuring Latest Snapdragon 836 SoC

If Evan's claim is proven to be true then the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will be introduced nearly exactly a year after the original Pixels. In that report, it was indicated that the 836 SOC would have slightly higher maximum speeds for both CPU and GPU, and that it would offer slight improvements in battery life.

Industry Read the Plot of Half-Life 2: Episode 3 and Find Peace
Author: 0 Read the Plot of Half-Life 2: Episode 3 and Find Peace

Cats go on adventures, presidents threaten nuclear war and, well, ex-Valve writers post thinly-disguised plot summaries of the unreleased and, so far as best guesses go , long-cancelled Half-Life 2: Episode 3 . Also, Laidlaw's blog has been down several times since the post was published , so there's that, too. What follows is a first-person outline, written by "Fremont", which details Gordon Freeman's story after Episode 2's completion.

Industry No 'Likes,' As Facebook, Instagram Suffer Outages On Saturday Morning
Author: 0 No 'Likes,' As Facebook, Instagram Suffer Outages On Saturday Morning

Some had trouble logging into their Facebook account entirely, others reported having issues posting on the platform, or sharing from platforms like Twitter onto their Facebook page. Let us know in the comments if Facebook is down for you too. The astonishing fact is the problem doesn't happen to all the users around the globe.

Industry It's Out! Revamped version of `Chalti Hai Kya 9 se 12`
Author: 0 It's Out! Revamped version of `Chalti Hai Kya 9 se 12`

This Sajid Nadiadwala production, which releases on September 29, fits in snugly with the era of irreverence that we've inherited from David Dhawan's cinema from generation to generation. What if you tell you she danced to the song again? The upbeat dance number has the leading stars dancing to its tune with much vigour. It is about twin brothers who are separated soon after birth, meet in adulthood and join forces to defeat their common enemy.

Industry U11 Android Oreo update release time line revealed
Author: 0 U11 Android Oreo update release time line revealed

Android Oreo comes with several improvements over the Android Nougat such as faster booting, extend battery life by cutting down on unnecessary activities of apps in the back ground, more fluid experiences to phones and tablets as well as improvements in security via Google Play Protect that checks suspicious activities and malwares in application.

Industry Huawei Mate 10 launching on Oct 16, teaser reveals dual Leica cameras
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 launching on Oct 16, teaser reveals dual Leica cameras

The 12 MP + 20 MP sensor cameras in together are expected to offer great photographic features. Interestingly, this is Samsung's first smartphone that has comes with a dual camera. Further, the regular Huawei Mate 10 would be featuring a fingerprint sensor on the front while the Mate 10 Pro model will feature a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.

Industry To Get People in Stores, Disney Offers 'Star Wars' Treasure Hunt
Author: 0 To Get People in Stores, Disney Offers 'Star Wars' Treasure Hunt

Starting at 12:01 a.m. PDT (3.01 a.m. ET) on September 1, more than 20,000 retail locations in 30 countries will feature displays that fans can scan with their smartphones to reveal characters such as Rey or Chewbacca. Each standee features three unlockable characters over the three days, with 15 in total. " Last Jedi " merchandise will also be sold online, and the AR characters will be accessible via some websites.

Author: 0 Google to serve next version of Android as 'Oreo'

Until now, only Google's Pixel and Nexus phones have been able to load up Android Oreo . Asus has also confirmed that its 2016-series Zenfone 3 and Zenfone 4 series models will get the firmware in the form of ZenUI v4.0. We now know that 2017's Android release will focus on new features in two major areas Google is calling "Fluid Experiences" and "Vitals". Primarily, faster performance, much quicker boot times and apps that launch faster as well.

Industry Solar Eclipse Eye Damage
Author: 0 Solar Eclipse Eye Damage

Amateur astronomers from across the area joined with fellow stargazers from across the country in donning special eclipse glasses and taking in a celestrial display where the moon's path briefly blocked sight of the sun in a 70-mile wide path.

Industry Microsoft has a plan for huge file sizes on Xbox One X
Author: 0 Microsoft has a plan for huge file sizes on Xbox One X

The video below shows off the " Minecraft " Limited Edition Xbox One S which was revealed at Gamescom 2017 and is now available for pre-order either at Microsoft's website or those of select retailers. Last but not least, Xbox One X is capable of doing anything that the older console is able to do. But in the world of cross-platform play Microsoft is proposing, the Xbox One might suddenly get a second look-especially since the system will give you access to a new Halo in addition ...

Industry Lamborghini launches Alpha-One smartphone with Android Nougat
Author: 0 Lamborghini launches Alpha-One smartphone with Android Nougat

It has an expandable storage of 128GB, but comes in 64GB model. It's also got dual SIM slots, a non-removable 3,250mAh battery, and support's Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology. For capturing pictures, the Alpha One has a 20MP rear-facing camera, with digital image stabilisation, and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The company claims that the luxury smartphone is made with the finest materials including liquid alloy that is stronger than titanium and handcrafted ...

Industry Walmart teams up with Google to market products online
Author: 0 Walmart teams up with Google to market products online

One of the primary use cases for voice shopping will be the ability to build a basket of previously purchased everyday essentials. The idea would be that Walmart shoppers would link their accounts to Google , allowing the latter to leverage its data gathering skills with voice recognition technology to predict what users will want in the future.

Industry Stunning 592bhp Ferrari Portofino Revealed - Goodbye California!
Author: 0 Stunning 592bhp Ferrari Portofino Revealed - Goodbye California!

Ferrari Portofino is able to accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h in 3.5 seconds and its maximum speed reaches 320 km per hour. Ferrari has surprised fans by unveiling its new Portofino supercar, a direct replacement to its drop-top California T that went on sale just three years ago.

Industry Elon Musk unveils slick new SpaceX spacesuit
Author: 0 Elon Musk unveils slick new SpaceX spacesuit

More photos and details are expected over the next few days. For comparison, have a look at the spacesuit Boeing announced in January . Elon Musk , the head of companies such as Tesla and Boring has shown off the first picture of SpaceX's spacesuit which could be used for manned missions .

Industry PlayerUnknown: we want PC version of PUBG on Xbox
Author: 0 PlayerUnknown: we want PC version of PUBG on Xbox

Battlegrounds launched on Steam Early Access in March . During a Gamescom 2017 stream, Microsoft today confirmed a partnership with PUBG's development team to publish PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on Xbox One for release on the Xbox Game Preview program in late 2017.

Industry Psyonix Reveals Exclusive Battle-Cars for Switch Version of Rocket League
Author: 0 Psyonix Reveals Exclusive Battle-Cars for Switch Version of Rocket League

Rocket League on the Nintendo Switch now has a holiday 2017 launch window, coming with local wireless multiplayer and cross-play capabilities between the PC and Xbox One versions of the game. So what better way to celebrate a partnership with Nintendo than to reveal three new Battle-cars coming with the game's release. Likewise, the "Wave Beam" Rocket Boost is exclusive to "Samus" Gunship'.

Industry Headquarters Revealed for Call of Duty WW2
Author: 0 Headquarters Revealed for Call of Duty WW2

On the other hand, those who put it away in a participating store have to exchange a code that can be found in the purchase ticket or in the email that they have registered. Activision has released a new trailer for one of the new features in Call of Duty WW2 , called Headquarters . The new Headquarters space serves the goal of being exactly that-your headquarters-but it does so in a way that the Call of Duty community will probably appreciate more than any other gaming community could.

Industry Teens Are Using Facebook Less, Says Analysis Group
Author: 0 Teens Are Using Facebook Less, Says Analysis Group

Users between the ages of 12 and 17 will show a Facebook usage decline of 3.4% to 14.5M. Stateside, Snapchat's growth figures have been adjusted higher for all but the oldest age group, with the biggest upward revision made to the 18-to-24 group.

Industry Google may be working on smart headphones
Author: 0 Google may be working on smart headphones

While the Chromebook Pixel launch may help in rebranding the Chromebook brand, Google Home Mini is expected to compete with Amazon Echo Dot, both being miniature versions of existing smart speakers, Android Police reported Monday , citing sources aware of the company's plans.

Industry Twitter Reacts To Paul Ryan's Wisconsin Town Hall Comments
Author: 0 Twitter Reacts To Paul Ryan's Wisconsin Town Hall Comments

Ryan said at the town hall that Trump had "messed up" in his responses, but the congressman also praised the president for a separate address delivered just before the town hall started in which he called for unity. Ryan agreed "you're not a good person if you're there", before later cautioning against "partisan" attacks on Trump's response to Charlottesville. "If we descend this issue into some partisan hack-fest, into some bickering against each other and demean it down into some ...

Industry Google's Chromebook Pixel 3 could be here sooner than you think
Author: 0 Google's Chromebook Pixel 3 could be here sooner than you think

Each uses Alexa, the company's voice-activated personal assistant to play music, answer questions, manage calendars, read news reports, control smart home devices and much more. A smaller, cheaper update would certainly be a welcome development, if Amazon's success with its Echo Dot is any indicator. Few details exist about a smaller model of the Google Home , but there's a high likelihood that it will simply be a smaller version of the original Google Home .

Industry Swati Maliwal : Appreciates the verdict of Supreme Court towards Triple Talaq
Author: 0 Swati Maliwal : Appreciates the verdict of Supreme Court towards Triple Talaq

Interestingly, the constitution bench comprising Chief Justice JS Khehar , Justices Kurian Joseph , RF Nariman , UU Lalit and Abdul Nazeer belong to different religions including Sikh, Christian, Parsee, Hindu, and Muslim. BJP President Amit Shah said the verdict is for the equality of women in the country. This verdict will empower #Muslim women in India. Modi has addressed the topic numerous times in public speeches, pledging to protect the right to equality of all women.

Industry SNES Classic Pre-Orders Are Going Up, Already Getting Sold Out
Author: 0 SNES Classic Pre-Orders Are Going Up, Already Getting Sold Out

The SNES Classic holds 30 different classic SNES games, including the unreleased Star Fox 2 . Good luck getting the SNES Classic . Clerks will also take in-store preorders of bundled versions of the system through an online ordering system, and GameStop was planning to make preorders available online later in the day.

Industry Microsoft Becomes Publisher of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for Xbox One
Author: 0 Microsoft Becomes Publisher of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for Xbox One

Additionally, large open-world games running on the Unreal Engine 4, like ARK: Survival Evolved and Conan Exiles , have been especially challenging on the base Xbox One. "Brendan" PlayerUnknown " Greene announced that Bluehole and Microsoft will focus on accelerating the PUBG console development without sacrificing the quality .

Industry Battlefield 1 Incursions Revealed at EA Gamescom
Author: 0 Battlefield 1 Incursions Revealed at EA Gamescom

As a sort of Game of the Year edition for Battlefield 1 , it includes the base game and the Premium Pass , thus offering access to all the DLC packs. They Shall Not Pass is now available but the second expansion In The Name of The Tsar will arrive in September. Ahead of its official release, an alpha test for Incursions will begin in September.

Industry Age of Empires 4 Announced at Gamescom
Author: 0 Age of Empires 4 Announced at Gamescom

The news came during an Age of Empires livestream from Gamescom 2017, now underway in Cologne, Germany. Age of Empires 4 is on its way. Honestly, we were expecting Microsoft's presentation to be nothing but more gameplay from the upcoming Age of Empires Definitive Edition .

Industry Intel Launches 8th Generation Core Processors
Author: 0 Intel Launches 8th Generation Core Processors

That's not too much of a stretch, as we've seen massive performance improvements over the last five years in laptops , desktops , hybrids and tablets . As announced by Intel , the 8th generation chips will perform and empower the laptops a little bit differently from other generation processors.

Industry Assassin's Creed: Origins - Gamescom 2017 cinematic trailer
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed: Origins - Gamescom 2017 cinematic trailer

The transformations made in Origins' fighting sequences are such that players are given the time of their lives as they try to struggle through this game. In an interview with GameSpot , Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot said that the best console version of Assassin's Creed Origins will be available on the Xbox One X.

Industry HTC Vive VR gaming headset gets huge £200 price cut in UK
Author: 0 HTC Vive VR gaming headset gets huge £200 price cut in UK

The rival PC-based Oculus Rift HMD VR system is now attracting new VR explorers with its "Summer of Rift" promotion . If yo buy the HTC Vive , you'll get a free trial to the Viveport Subscription , which will let you choose up to five titles per month to experience, as well as giving you copies of popular VR software like Google's Tilt Brush , Everest VR, and Richie's Plank Experience .

Author: 0 Google adds 6-second video preview to mobile search

Today it has been revealed that Android O , the next major version of Google's operating system, will be "touching down" (and likely shown off) on August 21st at 2:40 PM ET via a livestreamed event from New York City. So apps will run and load faster if you run Android O on a smartphone. We also expect Google to throw in an update for the now available Pixel series.

Industry Volkswagen reveals electric microbus
Author: 0 Volkswagen reveals electric microbus

After refusing to confirm its previous confirmation that a new electric VW microbus would go into production, Volkswagen has re-confirmed that the microbus will indeed be going into production in 2022. According to Hinrich J. Woebcken, the CEO of Volkswagen's North American Region, the Microbus will have a ideal balance between usability, sustainability, and emotion, but also be a technological showcase.

Industry Mourinho says not getting carried away with good start
Author: 0 Mourinho says not getting carried away with good start

Goals in the 80th, 82nd and 84th minutes added to a first half strike gave Manchester Uniteda thumping win over Swansea City on Saturday. Here is our pick of some of the best reactions to the game on Twitter , from fans using #MUFC . Manchester United have continued their ideal start to the season with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Swansea . Henrik Mkhitaryan and substitute Anthony Martial , who again scored as a late substitute, also continued to thrive.

Industry Trump says CEOs who quit his council are 'grandstanders'
Author: 0 Trump says CEOs who quit his council are 'grandstanders'

After Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier , one of America's most prominent black CEOs, quit the council earlier Monday, Trump lashed out at him on Twitter . A woman died and 19 people were injured in Charlottesville when a auto plowed into a crowd of people after a rally by Ku Klux Klan members and other white nationalists turned violent.

Industry Evolution coming summer 2018
Author: 0 Evolution coming summer 2018

Did you ever dream of building your very own Jurassic Park? The new trailer hints at some of the upcoming features that will be in the game, and can be viewed below. The title will arrive in the summer of 2018. The game will be developed by Frontier Developments - UK-based developers that have a strong history of theme-park development games, notably ListWinds , RollerCoaster Tycoon , Elite , and Planet Coaster .