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Industry Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaked
Author: 0 Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaked

This update, which is already rolling out to Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL handsets, installs a new HD Voice Calling feature, but this feature is not completely new for smartphone users. He also says in the post that this update to the Check for update button is not just limited to Pixel or Nexus devices, and instead applies to others that use Google's OTA system.

Industry Metro Exodus Receives an Exciting New Trailer at The Game Awards
Author: 0 Metro Exodus Receives an Exciting New Trailer at The Game Awards

The Game Awards ceremony takes place each year in December and in addition to honoring a slew of hit games in various categories, it also gives fans a sneak peek of what's to come. Despite the new changes in temperature and unfamiliar settings, Bloch also confirmed players will encounter friendly faces from previous entries in the series.

Industry Is Soul Calibur VI A Prequel Or A Reboot?
Author: 0 Is Soul Calibur VI A Prequel Or A Reboot?

Not a lot to glean fighting system wise, beyond it being the 3D, weapons-based beat-em-up we've known for years. The game does introduce one major new mechanic to the series though: the Reversal Edge . Who would you like to see appear in Soulcalibur VI? Bandai Namco has announced Soul Calibur VI for PC, PlayStation 4 , and Xbox One during the 2017 Video Game Awards.

Industry Breath Of The Wild - The Champions' Ballad DLC Is Out Now
Author: 0 Breath Of The Wild - The Champions' Ballad DLC Is Out Now

Nintendo was quick to reciprocate after being showered with praise, giving back to its fans by releasing announcements for the future of the Bayonetta series as well as the unveiling of a new DLC for the freshly crowned Game of the Year available Thursday night.

Industry Facebook Messenger app to add live streaming and more games in 2018
Author: 0 Facebook Messenger app to add live streaming and more games in 2018

To begin recording, press the "Start Live Video" button . Instant Games comprises 70 games from 100 developers, including Tetris and EverWing , that users can play alongside friends within the Messenger app. The second new feature is video chatting which will be made available early next year. You can activate live streaming by clicking on the new camera icon on the top of Messenger game.

Industry Rolls-Royce engine trouble forces Air New Zealand to ground flights
Author: 0 Rolls-Royce engine trouble forces Air New Zealand to ground flights

The first was an Air New Zealand flight headed for Narita, Japan on Tuesday morning, where the crew shut down an engine and returned to Auckland shortly after take-off. Singapore Airlines and Air New Zealand is expected to jointly launch a third daily flight between Singapore and Auckland starting October 28, 2018.

Industry Overwatch's Winter Wonderland event returns December 12
Author: 0 Overwatch's Winter Wonderland event returns December 12

Kaplan also hinted at the arrival of a new, "long-awaited" Hanzo skin, previously seen in one of the Overwatch comics. The seasonal pass for King's Row and Hanamura will be returning, and the Black Forest arena map will also get the Winter Wonderland treatment with its very own seasonal pass content.

Industry PUBG On Xbox One Will Receive These Exclusive Cosmetic Packs
Author: 0 PUBG On Xbox One Will Receive These Exclusive Cosmetic Packs

The largest city in the region, Los Leones offers high vantage points, construction sites and vast, abandoned buildings. As we collectively gird our loins for the launch of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on Xbox One, Microsoft has confirmed the release timings for the game's arrival in Game Preview on the Xbox Store, while one of the game's cosmetic item packs is already available for purchase .

Author: 0 Jordan Peele rebooting The Twilight Zone on CBS All Access

Peele, Kinberg and Marco Ramirez will serve as executive producers for the series and collaborate on the premiere. A reboot of The Twilight Zone exec produced by Get Out director Jordan Peele has been given a green light by United States network CBS.

Industry Amazon's Prime Video app now works with Apple TV
Author: 0 Amazon's Prime Video app now works with Apple TV

Earlier this week, Google made a decision to once again yank access to YouTube from Amazon's Echo Look video-streaming devices as well as from its popular Fire TV products. The app is not yet available for us, but it should be out soon as the update for the iPhone and iPad has already gone live. While Amazon appears to be patching things up with one of its rivals, another feud is building elsewhere.

Industry Amazon Prime Video Features On Apple TV
Author: 0 Amazon Prime Video Features On Apple TV

Amazon and Apple launched the Amazon Prime Video on the Apple TV yesterday , this is one app that many people have been waiting for on the Apple TV . Google's decision to withdraw support for Amazon's newish Echo Show device - the version of its voice-activated Echo range that has a screen - was actually announced back in September.

Industry Think before posting #lionselfies, Instagram implores users
Author: 0 Think before posting #lionselfies, Instagram implores users

Instagram's decision to post warnings on certain wildlife hashtags was made after World Animal Protection approached the social network with research showing a 292 per cent increase in the number of selfies with wild animals posted since 2014, according to the animal welfare nonprofit.

Industry Google Maps introduces,'Two-wheeler', mode as an India first feature
Author: 0 Google Maps introduces,'Two-wheeler', mode as an India first feature

This new feature is pegged to give more accurate travel time, improved landmark navigation which will be different than that under the, 'Drive, ' mode for four wheelers. It is also to be noted that estimated time of arrival (ETA) shown in "two-wheeler mode" is slightly less than that for the auto and other modes. Martha Welsh, Google Maps' strategic partner development manager, said, of the decision to start in India: "It's important that we get this right".

Industry Storm Caroline heads for Britain
Author: 0 Storm Caroline heads for Britain

The wintry weather follows snow and cold temperatures experienced in parts of Scotland earlier this month. The Met Office warned that the conditions could disrupt travel. Some roads and railways likely to be affected with longer journey times by road, bus and for train services. Some short term loss of power and other services is possible.

Industry IPhone X Face ID Crashes After New Update
Author: 0 IPhone X Face ID Crashes After New Update

Money received via Apple Pay Cash will be stored in a digital card in the Wallet app, which users will be able to spend anywhere Apple Pay is accepted. That cash can be used for purchases or it can be transferred to a bank account. Each payment, though, will prompt you to confirm it with a passcode, your face, or fingerprint.

Industry Instagram launches private archives for your Stories
Author: 0 Instagram launches private archives for your Stories

With Stories Highlights , however, comes an entirely new section on user profiles. Once that's done, select a cover for it and give it a name and then it will be posted to your profile as a gighlight, which you can then edit or remove by tapping and holding on it after it appears in your profile.

Industry SEC files ICO fraud charges
Author: 0 SEC files ICO fraud charges

In October , Quebec's Superior Court ruled LaCroix was in contempt of court for continuing to solicit investment into PlexCoins. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has yet to show its hand regarding potential oversight of bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies, and initial coin offerings (ICOs).

Author: 0 Google Lashes Out at Amazon by Blocking YouTube

Well, the fight between Google and Amazon just took a new step today. We've been trying to reach agreement with Amazon to give consumers access to each other's products and services, but Amazon doesn't carry Google products like Chromecast and Google Home , doesn't make Prime Video available for Google Cast users , and last month stopped selling some of Nest's latest products.

Industry SIM-free iPhone X now available from Apple in the US
Author: 0 SIM-free iPhone X now available from Apple in the US

Prefer a regional carrier, an MVNO, or virtually an other option? The iPhone includes all of the accessories you need to get started, including the EarPods with a Lightning connector, a USB-to-Lightning cable, the wall adapter, plus a Lightning to 3.5mm adapter for using regular earbuds or headphones with the handset.

Industry Escalating Takeover Battle, Broadcom Asks Qualcomm Shareholders to Replace Board
Author: 0 Escalating Takeover Battle, Broadcom Asks Qualcomm Shareholders to Replace Board

Qualcomm responded to the offer today by saying Broadcom's action was "a blatant attempt to seize control of the Qualcomm Board in order to advance Broadcom's acquisition agenda". Qualcomm's entire Board of Directors is now up for re-election, something that Broadcom is attempting to take advantage of in order to force through its desired acquisition, having had a $103bn takeover bid rejected by Qualcomm less than a month ago.

Industry Samsung starts production of world's first 512GB embedded flash storage
Author: 0 Samsung starts production of world's first 512GB embedded flash storage

Samsung announced that it is starting mass production of upgraded memory technology today-the first 512GB embedded universal flash storage (eUFS) device made for mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets. The new solution is also really fast, allowing users to "store approximately 130 [10 minute] 4K Ultra HD video clips", a feat that might make the experience very sluggish on current storage solutions.

Industry Lamborghini finally unveils the $200000 Urus SUV
Author: 0 Lamborghini finally unveils the $200000 Urus SUV

For now, only one engine is on offer - a 650hp twin-turbo V8 4.0-lite unit, which allows Lamborghini to claim bragging rights for the Urus as the fastest and most powerful SUV you can buy. Driving all four-wheels, of course, via an eight-speed automatic transmission, the Urus can send as much as 87 per cent of its engine's power to the rear wheels, although normally it will run in a 40/60 front/rear split.

Industry Facebook have launched a Messenger app just for kids
Author: 0 Facebook have launched a Messenger app just for kids

The Messenger Kids app, aimed at kids ages 6-12, rolled out Monday on iOS in the U.S. An Android version is coming soon. They also don't need their own phone number, since it runs on WiFi . We put the Messenger Kids' proactive safety filters to the test and found that they weren't efficient enough. "This is by far the most clumsy part of Messenger Kids", TechCrunch reported .

Industry HP and ASUS unveil Snapdragon-powered laptops
Author: 0 HP and ASUS unveil Snapdragon-powered laptops

Following Myserson on stage to put meat on the bones of the announcement, was Asus' Jerry Shen, announcing the Asus NovaGo - an ultraportable 2-in-1 convertible laptop running Windows 10. Qualcomm promised higher battery life when it announced the endeavor to create Always On Windows devices with its Snapdragon 835 SoC, and if Asus and HP's claims are true, these devices certainly appear to deliver on that promise.

Industry Google's first-ever coding doodle for children is fascinating
Author: 0 Google's first-ever coding doodle for children is fascinating

In the interactive Doodle, you program and help a furry friend across 6 levels in a quest to gather its favorite food by snapping together coding blocks based on the Scratch programming language for kids . Well, today's Google Doodle is a good reminder of how the past is not exactly the past and how we need to change the way we learn to prepare for the future.

Industry Supermoon lights up the sky
Author: 0 Supermoon lights up the sky

The next super moon will be on January 1, 2018. That often causes the moon to shine with a reddish hue, in what's known as a 'blood moon'. The biggest and brightest supermoon in 70 years illuminated the night sky across New Zealand last night.

Industry Apple releases iOS 11.2 to fix Springboard bug on iPhone
Author: 0 Apple releases iOS 11.2 to fix Springboard bug on iPhone

Apple took the unusual step of releasing its iOS update on the weekend to remedy that issue, but seems to have rushed it out with some parts not operational. You can update your iPhone in Settings General Software Update . However, the owners of iPhone X after the update a new problem appeared . The bug in the calculator app made the user wait for long animations to play out.

Industry Amazon Australia has finally launched... and it's frankly underwhelming
Author: 0 Amazon Australia has finally launched... and it's frankly underwhelming

Braeuniger said Amazon was committed to Australia for the long-term and wanted to become a significant part of the Australian economy and retail sector. "Over time, we will create thousands of new jobs and invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Australia ", Mr Braeuniger said. The Australian Financial Review has revealed that shares in Australia-based global delivery logistics software company GetSwift doubled on Friday, 1 December, following the news that it has signed a "master ...

Industry Kids learn computer science at Hour of Code event
Author: 0 Kids learn computer science at Hour of Code event

Hadi Partovi told VentureBeat in a phone interview that the nonprofit suggests states take three steps to increase students' access to computer science classes. Founded in 2012, Code.org is perhaps best known for its Hour of Code campaign, events held around the world that give students a one hour introduction to computer science and coding.

Industry Woods ties for ninth in Bahamas as Fowler wins with closing 61
Author: 0 Woods ties for ninth in Bahamas as Fowler wins with closing 61

He played the five par-five holes in four under on Friday, but was two over on Saturday. "When I was struggling with my back, the world seemed very small". "It felt great because I don't want to lose shots", he said. "But again, I am most happy to see him healthy". I think we have to crawl before we can walk and walk before we can run.

Industry Alabama opens as slight favorite over Clemson
Author: 0 Alabama opens as slight favorite over Clemson

Clemson (12-1) was ranked No. 1, followed by Oklahoma (12-1), Georgia (12-1) and Alabama (11-1). After Saturday's conference championship games, the question was whether the committee would value better wins and a conference title (Ohio State) or fewer losses and perhaps a more convincing eye test (Alabama).

Industry Google Has A New App To Help You Save Mobile Data
Author: 0 Google Has A New App To Help You Save Mobile Data

Now, Google is cracking down on apps that share information it shouldn't. "The app that blew us away this year - cleverly conceived, beautifully designed, and wonderfully useful", Google said. The latest update adds additional protections in the forms of user warnings against Android apps that collect user and device data without permission.

Industry Life Is Strange: Before the Storm getting bonus episode in 2018
Author: 0 Life Is Strange: Before the Storm getting bonus episode in 2018

Life is Strange Before The Storm saw a different voice actor for Chloe, however, original Chloe voice actress, Ashley Burch, has confirmed that she is returning to voice Chloe in Life Is Strange Before The Storm bonus episode. Fans of the series wanted their return for a long time and weren't too thrilled about other actors replacing them in Before the Storm . Life Is Strange: Before The Storm is an episodic adventure developed by Deck Nine Games for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation ...

Industry An iOS Bug May Hit One's iPhone on December 2nd
Author: 0 An iOS Bug May Hit One's iPhone on December 2nd

Apple Pay Cash feature is limited to the U.S. consumers only as the service is only available in the United States. That seemed to be an embarrassing end to the problems, but late last night reports emerged that Apple's rushed software patch could be just as buggy as the code it was supposed to fix.

Industry Micromax Launches Affordable Smartphone Bharat 5; Will Compete With Redmi 5A
Author: 0 Micromax Launches Affordable Smartphone Bharat 5; Will Compete With Redmi 5A

The Redmi 5A comes with a highly efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC and 2/3GB LPDDR3 RAM . Xiaomi Redmi 5A has a sturdy shell with a metallic matte finish and a 5-inch HD LCD screen that fully compliments the overall design. Furthermore, the upcoming smartphone is shown to have a full metal body with plastic portions on the lower top and bottom panel. If you're looking for a premium option in the Bharat 5 , Micromax has confirmed Bharat 5 Plus and Bharat 5 Pro to be ...

Industry Alfa Romeo Sauber unveil slick F1 auto and young driver
Author: 0 Alfa Romeo Sauber unveil slick F1 auto and young driver

The lineup leaves Pascal Wehrlein, Ericsson's German team mate, facing an uncertain future with former champions Williams the only remaining team with a vacancy but Poland's Robert Kubica favourite to fill it. Sauber finished last in the constructors' championship for the first time in their history in 2017. Leclerc had always been tipped for one of the Sauber seats after storming to the Formula 2 title, finishing 72 points ahead of Artem Markelov.

Industry Battlegrounds on Xbox One X will have one BIG advantage
Author: 0 Battlegrounds on Xbox One X will have one BIG advantage

They'll certainly be keen on trying, though. There's no word on when the Xbox One version of the game may see the new map, but we'll see what happens there on December 12. Not only is the hugely popular arena shooter slated to exit early access on PC by the end of the month, but it will also be arriving on consoles. "Fuck" cause it's a lot of work.

Industry World first for new Infiniti QX50
Author: 0 World first for new Infiniti QX50

According to Infiniti it combines the power of a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with the torque and efficient of a four-cylinder diesel engine. Launching a new model promising both fuel economy but performance, at a time when increasingly buyers are turning away from diesel cars, could be just what Infiniti needs to unlock significant United Kingdom growth.

Industry Google finally drops the ban hammer on the most annoying Android ads
Author: 0 Google finally drops the ban hammer on the most annoying Android ads

Google tested Datally earlier this year in the Philippines with a half-million users, finding they cut mobile data use by about 30 per cent, according to Woodward. Google launched a new app called "Datally" to help you understand where your mobile data is consumed, while also letting you manage and save data. But as for now one can't tell which app actually saves you more data.