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Industry SNES Classic Edition production has some very good news
Author: 0 SNES Classic Edition production has some very good news

The Nintendo exec insists that they've planned to manufacture plenty of consoles this time around. Indeed, the NES Classic runs for many times over its initial price point at some auction sites. Deciding not to guarantee anything, he admits "there is a potential that demand is going to outstrip supply". Can we do more? But Nintendo America president Reggie Fils-Aimé says it's not Nintendo's fault that it was such a mess.

Industry Destiny 2 pulls in 1.2M concurrent online players
Author: 0 Destiny 2 pulls in 1.2M concurrent online players

The developer revealed that 1.2 million players were online concurrently on September 9th. Still, few could deny the impressive nature of this figure, especially with a release limited to consoles. In other sales news, PS4 exclusive Knack 2 debuted at number 12 on the chart . Why are Bungie restricting this? I'm still trying to wait for the PC version myself.

Industry Mercedes-AMG Project One Is An Outrageous $2.53 Million Hybrid Hypercar
Author: 0 Mercedes-AMG Project One Is An Outrageous $2.53 Million Hybrid Hypercar

This is really insane for a product road-legal vehicle and it doesn't help knowing that the Project One's shape will be greatly inspired by pure F1 cars. The steering wheel is also noteworthy. Inside, there's room for two with bucket seats that have adjustable backrests while still being integrated into the monocoque.

Industry Crystal Palace Sack Frank De Boer After Worst Premier League Start
Author: 0 Crystal Palace Sack Frank De Boer After Worst Premier League Start

Crystal Palace Chairman Steve Parish had been defensive of his carefully selected manager, regularly tweeted his support of the Dutchman and the team. "I said before the match I had a good feeling that the squad have confidence, but they didn't start with that confidence, and maybe that is the result of the goal we conceded".

Industry Xiaomi Launches The Mi Notebook Pro
Author: 0 Xiaomi Launches The Mi Notebook Pro

The Mi Notebook Pro is available in Dark Gray color. Xiaomi was also keen to point out the 1.5mm key travel on its backlit full-size keyboard, and admittedly, I've yet to get used to the shallow key travel on my new MacBook Pro since its arrival two weeks ago.

Author: 0 Maverick Vinales takes San Marino pole in closely fought battle

As the race headed into the final 10 laps, championship leader Dovizioso began to push, closing on Marquez in second which forced the reigning world champion to respond. Jack Miller (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) put in a signature stunner in the wet from way down on the grid, for some time threatening Vinales for the top four before eventually crossing the line in sixth.

Industry Paul Clement: 'Swansea City were not good enough'
Author: 0 Paul Clement: 'Swansea City were not good enough'

It's a good team, a great group that's got us promoted. "I think we missed an opportunity there, I really do". Newcastle make the long trip to South Wales on Sunday afternoon with Rafa Benitez's men looking to build on their first Premier League victory of the season against West Ham before the global break.

Industry New Google Feed to improve Search experience for Indian users
Author: 0 New Google Feed to improve Search experience for Indian users

This update will help one to get better access to the flow of news and information from the web to your phone. Android app optimization on Chromebooks has been detailed by Google in a new post on the Android Developers blog, as the search giant seems to be nudging developers of Android apps to optimize their apps for Chromebooks now and goes over some key factors on how to complete such a process.

Industry Ahead of unveiling, new Apple smartphone appears labeled 'iPhone X'
Author: 0 Ahead of unveiling, new Apple smartphone appears labeled 'iPhone X'

Unlike previous iPhones that were just a type of up-gradation of their previous versions, the iPhone 10th anniversary edition that is iPhone 8 , will feature a almost bezel-less front display. If it sounds like Apple is hedging its bets here, that's par for the course when it comes to the company's IP portfolio in general; and the existence of this patent does not guarantee that such a system will be realized in a future product.

Industry Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Price Specifications Features Review Comparison
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Price Specifications Features Review Comparison

This, however, was understood to be a larger Mi 6 suggesting that a Mi 6 Plus was in the pipeline, this we now know is not true and that the second device is the Mi Note 3 . As per India report , the Xiaomi smartphone is expected to run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system with the latest version of MIUI 9. It will be backed by a 4000mAh Li-ion battery which will be enriched by Quick Charge 4.0 fast charging technology.

Industry Video Game Influencers Settle FTC Complaint Over Endorsement of CSGOLotto
Author: 0 Video Game Influencers Settle FTC Complaint Over Endorsement of CSGOLotto

According to the settlement order by the FTC , TmarTn and Syndicate are required to "clearly and conspicuously disclose connections with an endorser or between an endorser and any promoted product or service". In June of past year, it was revealed that both TmarTn and Syndicate had ownership stakes in CSGO Lotto. Letters sent today cite specific posts by Instagram influencers the FTC believes may violate its Endorsement Guides .

Industry Instagram could soon allow sharing Stories on Facebook
Author: 0 Instagram could soon allow sharing Stories on Facebook

Facebook added its own version of Stories earlier this year, but it seems it hasn't taken off quite like its Instagram counterpart. "Not only have Americans grown somewhat in their use of social media for news overall, but now they are more likely than ever to get news from multiple social media sites", Pew analysts Elisa Shearer and Jeffrey Gottfried write in the report , noting, "About one quarter of all USA adults (26%) get news from two or more of these sites, up from 18% in 2016 ...

Industry Albanese jokes de Blasio cheats like his Red Sox
Author: 0 Albanese jokes de Blasio cheats like his Red Sox

Looking back to his time on the Council, Albanese touted his progressive credentials in a neighborhood then known as among the city's most conservative enclaves. "The only way to deal with him is to stand up to him". Albanese said of the city's decision to soften how quality of life offenses like public urination and drinking are policed.

Industry 5 Things You Need to Know — Nissan Leaf
Author: 0 5 Things You Need to Know — Nissan Leaf

Let's take a look. Photo: Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. George Peterson, president of AutoPacific, an automotive marketing research firm, told Consumer Reports the new Leaf has only one chance to make a good first impression. That's less than the current Leaf despite the 2018 variant offering more technology, range, and power. Leaf started entering the Sri Lankan market about three years ago with the second-hand 2012 model which had a theoretical range of 120 kilometres, but practically did ...

Industry Huawei Mate 10 rendered, measured and docked out
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 rendered, measured and docked out

Huawei Kirin 970 is said to be only made available for Mate 10 . First and foremost is this new set shows a physical front-facing home button/fingerprint sensor, whereas the fingerprint sensor was on the rear panel in the other renders we've seen.

Industry Xbox One S Bundles Discounted Ahead of Xbox One X Launch
Author: 0 Xbox One S Bundles Discounted Ahead of Xbox One X Launch

Destiny 2 is out on now on PS4, Xbox One. Failing that, you can head over to Microsoft's own online store and take your pick from the bundles on offer there, including an Xbox One S with Madden 18, Battlefield 1 or Gears of War 4 $249 each, among other offers.

Industry Mini John Cooper Works GP Concept is for the track and street
Author: 0 Mini John Cooper Works GP Concept is for the track and street

Ahead of the driver, a head-up display shares information duty with the digital instrument cluster, while the MINI "central instrument" is home to a large-screen display with one-touch adjustment of the GP's suspension settings. Speaking of the car's radical design, BMW Group senior vice president of design, Adrian von Hooydonk, said that "if you know about Mini, you'll be aware of the brand's long and successful history in motor sport".

Industry Trump is going to shred the program protecting 'Dreamers' from deportation
Author: 0 Trump is going to shred the program protecting 'Dreamers' from deportation

The US state of NY will sue President Donald Trump if he scraps a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the US illegally as children, officials said . "We have been working closely with legal teams around the country, and we expect to be joined by other states in this action", Ferguson, a Democrat, said in a prepared statement.

Industry There is no Snapdragon 836
Author: 0 There is no Snapdragon 836

Google used this strategy a year ago with the release of the original Pixel phones arrived with the Snapdragon 821, while other Android flagships debuted with the Snapdragon 820. We are expecting the new Pixel 2 smartphones to be made official some time next month. There were talks that the new Pixel 2 device could be coming in with a design that is similar to what Google offered on the Nexus 6P although there were speculations that the Pixel 2 XL will be the only one getting the ...

Industry Nissan unveils new Leaf EV with improved range
Author: 0 Nissan unveils new Leaf EV with improved range

For reference, BMW's 60mAh i3 could only manage 130km, while the newer 94mAh is capable of nearly 200km on a single charge. Saikawa, who took the helm from Ghosn in April, says reasserting Nissan's lead in electric vehicles is a top priority.

Industry So How Popular Is Bake Off Now It's Moved To Channel 4?
Author: 0 So How Popular Is Bake Off Now It's Moved To Channel 4?

Hollywood is joined in the new series by judge Prue Leith and presenters Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding . Jay Hunt , Channel 4's chief creative officer, said: "The Great British Bake Off's audience last night proves it's still one of the country's favourite shows".

Industry A year on, disruption a work-in-progress at Reliance Jio
Author: 0 A year on, disruption a work-in-progress at Reliance Jio

With Jio continuing to make waves in the telecom industry with its Jio Dhan Dhana Dhan Offer and other plans , Airtel has launched a few new plans to take on the newest telco on the block. Nevertheless, the plans offer different recharge options in different circles. Since Reliance Jio's tariffs are considered the best in terms of offering unlimited calls and 4G data, Airtel has been offering plans that are hard to forgo.

Industry Woman pulls gun during fight over school supplies at Walmart
Author: 0 Woman pulls gun during fight over school supplies at Walmart

Scary moments at a Walmart in Novi on Monday afternoon. The argument reportedly got physical, according to the Detroit Free Press , with the two Farmington Hills women pulling the 20-year-old South Lyon woman's hair. Local authorities are now calling on witnesses to come forward, as they attempt to get surveillance footage from the Walmart to further investigate the case.

Industry Xbox One Will Soon Support Keyboard and Mouse
Author: 0 Xbox One Will Soon Support Keyboard and Mouse

We run two platforms; the Xbox platform and windows platform. For this reason, Microsoft would prefer that developers offer gamers the choice to play with opponents using the same controllers as them, thus erasing potential disadvantages.

Industry New Crystal Dualshock 4 Range Is Coming For The PS4
Author: 0 New Crystal Dualshock 4 Range Is Coming For The PS4

Check out the Crystal DualShock 4 line in the gallery below, perhaps while reminiscing about the translucent purple Game Boy Color or green aftermarket PlayStation shell you had long ago. Meanwhile, Europe will be getting Crystal, Red Crystal, and Blue Crystal on October 18. First up is the Crystal controller, which is white. Though Walmart and Best Buy do not appear to be offering them for pre-order right now, the set of three DualShock 4 controllers are on PlayStation's Canadian ...

Industry Sony's Speaker Looks Like HomePod, Works Like Google Home
Author: 0 Sony's Speaker Looks Like HomePod, Works Like Google Home

You can also use the gesture control to skip forward and back between tracks. With a cylindrical design reminiscent (or arguably derivative) of the HomePod , the LF-S50G is available in black, blue, and white. Each smart speaker is typically comprised of a speaker and a virtual assistant. In an announcement about the speaker, a spokesperson for Sony said: 'With a 360-degree vertical two-way facing speaker system, the S50G wireless speaker can comfortably fill the average room with sound'.

Industry Federal Judge Blocks Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's Ban on Sanctuary Cities
Author: 0 Federal Judge Blocks Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's Ban on Sanctuary Cities

This law was never about good public policy-it was passed to criminalize almost half of Texas, sweep immigrants into a deportation dragnet, and punish local law enforcement for not volunteering to do the job of federal enforcement agents. Cities and counties are claiming SB 4 violates a host of constitutional rights-the First Amendment , the Fourth Amendment, the Fourteenth Amendment, the Ninth Amendment, and the Tenth Amendment, not to mention the Supremacy Clause and Texas' own constitution.

Industry Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact Hands on Video
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact Hands on Video

There are no new flagships but we're still interested in the Xperia XZ1 and this, its smaller brother. Today, Sony Launches Budget Friendly Xperia XA1 Plus with Some Improvements over Predecessor. In addition to a slew of advanced camera features, these new smartphones will be surprisingly the first non-Google products to be powered by the latest Android Oreo out-of-the-box.

Industry Google takes on Apple's ARKit with new ARCore platform
Author: 0 Google takes on Apple's ARKit with new ARCore platform

For starters, there's the matter of putting aside the 3D mesh formation that the Tango employs and replacing that with the motion-tracked AR technology that most Android phones are capable of. This will create a more accurate, and thus realistic, placement of virtual objects. But will your Android device support ARCore apps? For Google , this means it can "scale" AR across Android ecosystem, without it being limited to a couple of specialised devices.

Industry Alexa meets Cortana: Amazon and Microsoft to integrate their digital assistants
Author: 0 Alexa meets Cortana: Amazon and Microsoft to integrate their digital assistants

Although Nadella and Bezos haven't talked to them yet about it. "It's so cool, we really believe it is going to take your home music experience to the next level", Apple chief executive Tim Cook said of the new device. While Microsoft is still tempting developers to create their own Cortana skills , existing Cortana users will be able to call up Alexa to get access to the ones that Cortana is missing.

Industry Olympic Runner Found Dead In Arizona Swimming Pool
Author: 0 Olympic Runner Found Dead In Arizona Swimming Pool

Firefighters removed the Olympic runner's body from the pool. USA Track & Field tweeted, "Devastating news". Friends of Torrence took to social media to remember him. The notable athlete had previously competed for the United States Olympic team, but switched to Peru's team for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The cause of death will be determined by the Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office.

Industry Taylor Swift's New Single Is Breaking All the Records
Author: 0 Taylor Swift's New Single Is Breaking All the Records

However, a representative for Universal Music Group insists any connection between the two dates is purely a coincidence. As soon as the single dropped, Swift also launched her Taylor Swift Tix website in conjunction with Ticketmaster's Verified Fan feature.

Industry Apple will unveil the iPhone 8 and Apple Watch 3 in September
Author: 0 Apple will unveil the iPhone 8 and Apple Watch 3 in September

I imagine Apple will indeed charge customers an extra fee for a wireless charging station similar to Samsung , with the accessory sold both online and in-store. Apple will most likely launch two other iPhone models at the event that are more like the current iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus . Nothing revolutionary but the ability to charge through the air in the eighth the other is not - it was chose to give preference to the already proven solution.

Industry Apps Dominate Users' Digital Time - But Is Interest In New Apps Falling?
Author: 0 Apps Dominate Users' Digital Time - But Is Interest In New Apps Falling?

Thus, while Google provides certification for Android smartphones the new website will help users gain knowledge about what exactly is a certified device and how it is certified. According to comScore's new 2017 U.S. Mobile Apps Reports , more than half of American smartphone users download exactly zero new apps a month. Google Play Store is the most reliable source for downloading apps on an Android phone, as the risk of potential threats lurking behind them is less compared to ...

Industry We're Giving Away Call of Duty: WW2 Private Beta Codes!
Author: 0 We're Giving Away Call of Duty: WW2 Private Beta Codes!

The concept could have been at least slightly inspired by Destiny's The Tower, the futuristic shooter's own social space. During the course of both Call of Duty: WWII Private Multiplayer Beta weekends, Sledgehammer Games will be gathering player feedback to help finalize features, optimize gameplay balance and refine remaining development leading into launch this November.