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Industry Sea of Thieves is Microsoft's Fastest Selling New IP of The Generation
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves is Microsoft's Fastest Selling New IP of The Generation

With one million players at launch, apparently that number has doubled since then. Duncan noted that in addition to its successful sales, Sea of Thieves is also seeing incredible community engagement numbers. More than 100,000 players have streamed Sea of Thieves since launch which has resulted in more than 10 million hours being watched since last week.

Industry Volkswagen Introduces Atlas Tanoak Pickup Truck Concept
Author: 0 Volkswagen Introduces Atlas Tanoak Pickup Truck Concept

Being a concept, it's unlikely that all of these features would make it into a production version. The company says that 54 percent of its US sales already are being generated by the new-for-2018 Tiguan compact SUV and the current three-row Atlas mid-size family SUV.

Industry Google just launched a new unified TV watching experience for Android
Author: 0 Google just launched a new unified TV watching experience for Android

This will automatically open the TV show's page inside the particular streaming service. "By adding an innocent-looking "graphics" subcomponent to a collection of programming routines that you'd expect to find in a regular Android program, the adware engine inside the app is effectively hiding in plain sight", said the Sophos researchers.

Author: 0 All-new Toyota RAV4 unveiled

Yet the company has noted that the polarizing styling, lack of true off-pavement credibility, and lackluster acceleration of the current-generation model are all complaint points among reviewers and consumers alike. Using a pair of clutches on the center driveshaft, disconnecting the rear wheels and reducing fuel consumption when all-wheel drive isn't needed. The side glass is continuous, like the Highlander, but in back it looks like Toyota's stylists were looking more closely at a Jeep ...

Industry GOP Cuban-American lawmaker defends Emma Gonzalez from Steve King
Author: 0 GOP Cuban-American lawmaker defends Emma Gonzalez from Steve King

And speaking to Yahoo , she said that being open with her bisexuality meant she was able to speak out in this powerful way as one of the leaders of the Never Again MSD movement. Gonzalez's position as head of her school's Gay-Straight Alliance has also been a crucial part of making her the activist she is today, she said .

Industry PUBG Corp is finally testing region locking in Battlegrounds
Author: 0 PUBG Corp is finally testing region locking in Battlegrounds

To further this, the developers are considering adding region-locked servers. To say that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is a hit would be a massive understatement. The former is a non-random weekly crate that requires a key to open, but the latter will be free to open. PUBG developer Bluehole continues to improve and refine the player experience and the newest update is no exception.

Industry Nvidia Stock Falls As Self-Driving Reports Overshadow Conference
Author: 0 Nvidia Stock Falls As Self-Driving Reports Overshadow Conference

Bets that Nvidia will become a leader in chips for driverless cars, data centers and artificial intelligence have sent its shares up 26 percent since the beginning of the year. DGX-2 can train FAIRSeq, a state-of-the-art neural machine translation model, in less than two days - a 10x improvement in performance from the DGX-1 with Volta, introduced in September.

Industry Firefox's new add-on blocks Facebook from tracking you on the web
Author: 0 Firefox's new add-on blocks Facebook from tracking you on the web

You'll need to be in your Facebook account, of course, and then you can go to the Settings tab and click on the " Download a copy of your Facebook data" option. This prevents Facebook from associating information about your activity on websites outside of Facebook to your Facebook identity. It seems clear from the Cambridge Analytica scandal among other things that Facebook can't necessarily be trusted with this kind of deeply detailed data.

Industry Logitech Unveils $49 Crayon and Rugged Case for Apple's New iPad
Author: 0 Logitech Unveils $49 Crayon and Rugged Case for Apple's New iPad

Though the focus at its press event was on a new budget iPad and education-oriented software updates, Apple on Tuesday also teased two new Logitech iPad accessories: the "Crayon" stylus, and a mysterious case. The Rugged Combo 2 case and keyboard combo ($99 USD), with adjustable kickstand, acts as the iPad's first line of defence against spills and drops, capable of enabling the tablet to survive drops up to four feet.

Industry Huawei P20 and P20 Pro launched: Specs, features
Author: 0 Huawei P20 and P20 Pro launched: Specs, features

Several hours back, Huawei officially announced its latest Android flagship series, having unveiled it in the form of the P20 and P20 Pro following months of teasers and dozens of leaks. Tests in the past have revealed that Leica camera technology in a phone does not add to the overall improvement of quality. The memory aspect of the smartphone is taken care of by 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

Industry Microsoft Edge browser debuts on iPad and Android tablets
Author: 0 Microsoft Edge browser debuts on iPad and Android tablets

Detailed on Microsoft's blog, this new release follows a preview program that Microsoft launched at the end of 2017, which first introduced the browser to smartphone users outside of the Windows 10 bubble. Microsoft is continuing to try to seed its Edge browser beyond Windows. This is especially evident in the iPad version of the app, which doesn't have any kind of splitscreen support for the iPad Pro.

Industry Gun channel moves to Pornhub after YouTube gun video ban
Author: 0 Gun channel moves to Pornhub after YouTube gun video ban

YouTube said this week that it would tighten restrictions on some firearm videos , its latest policy announcement since coming under scrutiny following last month's mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla. The amassing of the public relations-friendly moves have been seen as a response to the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 students and faculty members dead.

Industry India slaps Cambridge Analytica with notice over data storage
Author: 0 India slaps Cambridge Analytica with notice over data storage

The investigators were seen leaving the premises early Saturday. Christopher Wylie was a former employee of Cambridge Analytica and blew the whistle on the political consulting firm, accusing it of misusing the personal information from millions of Facebook users to manipulate voters during the 2016 US election .

Industry IOS Bug Workaround: How To Prevent Siri From Reading Out Hidden Notifications
Author: 0 IOS Bug Workaround: How To Prevent Siri From Reading Out Hidden Notifications

Apple's own Messages app isn't affected. The bug worked with WhatsApp and a couple of more third-party apps. It has reported it to Apple. Apple famously gives release dates for its security updates by actually releasing them, hiding behind its official policy that "for our customers' protection, Apple doesn't disclose, discuss, or confirm security issues until an investigation has occurred and patches or releases are available".

Industry Egypt: Alexandria's security chief survives vehicle bombing
Author: 0 Egypt: Alexandria's security chief survives vehicle bombing

The interior ministry said the bombing was targeted at the city's security chief, Major General Mostafa Al Nemr, whose convoy was passing at the time. Pictures of the scene of the attack soon emerged on social media, showing the burnt-out remains of a auto surrounded by clouds of smoke. No group or individual immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing.

Industry Dropbox to start trading after strong IPO
Author: 0 Dropbox to start trading after strong IPO

As Dropbox climbed on Friday, all major USA indexes showed losses. Dropbox's much-awaited debut ended a long dry spell in the U.S. IPO market for big tech names. Dropbox now has over 500 million registered users across 180 countries, but only 11 million of those users are paying. This move is for DropBox to lure in investors but isn't a good look for customers.

Industry Dem calls for CDC to immediately begin gun violence research
Author: 0 Dem calls for CDC to immediately begin gun violence research

The map below shows the street closures and parking restrictions in the area through the weekend, according to the D.C. police. In San Diego, a march was registered at the County Administration building and events were also registered in Encinitas and Escondido.

Industry Instagram finally becoming more chronological
Author: 0 Instagram finally becoming more chronological

Instagram came under fire when it canned the chronological feed in favor of an algorithm in 2016. Well, Instagram have finally vowed to change all of that with a " New Post " button. Now, however, Instagram's new algorithm improvements will prevent old posts from showing up high in the feed and will give more importance to when a post is published.

Industry Students head to Washington DC for March for Our Lives
Author: 0 Students head to Washington DC for March for Our Lives

Lin Manuel-Miranda and Ben Platt have recently released a mash-up of one of the songs from their two musicals "Hamilton" and "Dear Evan Hansen". It left 16-year-old Jaelynn Wiley dead. He paid for the advertisement out of pocket, asking for money to send local students to " March For Our Lives " in Washington, D.C. The Parkland school shooting has triggered a ripple effect, prompting many states to talk about different kinds of gun legislation, sometimes challenging views that seemed ...

Industry Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ now available for purchase at Microsoft Store
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ now available for purchase at Microsoft Store

However, since this is an enterprise product, business customers should contact Samsung for more information if they want to pair the Galaxy Tab Active2 with other U.S. Charging and data transfer is accomplished with pogo pins on the side of the tablet. The TFT LCD display on this tablet is 8-inches large with 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution.

Industry YouTube Will 'Frustrate' Some Users With Ads So They Pay for Music
Author: 0 YouTube Will 'Frustrate' Some Users With Ads So They Pay for Music

Moreover, YouTube's new live streaming feature for Chrome browsers is available now. The service will show more ads to users passively listening to music for long periods of time. There's been no word on the price for a YouTube subscription. "They will appreciate in time the advertising". "Everyone is drunk on the growth of subscription".

Author: 0 'US News & World Report' ranks RIT among best graduate schools

The Darla Moore School of Businesses' Professional MBA program ranked 13th among public universities and 22nd overall. "We have consistently shown that UF Health has earned its place among the nation's best research-intensive schools". Bright spots in this year's rankings for UF also include the Warrington College of Business , which also moved up five spots to No. 14. For the U.S.

Industry Redmi Note 5 Pro Gets LineageOS 14.1 Treatment [Screenshots]
Author: 0 Redmi Note 5 Pro Gets LineageOS 14.1 Treatment [Screenshots]

Over 4 lakh #Redmi5 will go on sale on 20th March - 12 noon. Xiaomi Redmi 5 will be selling at a starting price of Rs 7,999. Similar regarding design to the Redmi Note 5 , the Redmi 5 succeeds the Redmi 4 in the Indian market. Successor to the popular Redmi 4 handset, the Redmi 5 is part of Xiaomi's "Make in India" initiative and will be manufactured in India. It will be available in Black, Gold, Lake Blue, and Rose Gold colour variants.

Industry Oppo R15, Oppo R15 Dream Mirror Edition launched in China
Author: 0 Oppo R15, Oppo R15 Dream Mirror Edition launched in China

There is also a special edition of Oppo R15 with ceramic body and it is priced at 3499 Yuan (approx. The smartphones are available for pre-order and will go on sale in China from April 1. It runs on a 3450mAh battery and supports Oppo's VOOC quick charging technology. It will be powered by a Qualcomm's Snapdragon 660 processor , paired with 6GB of RAM.

Industry Facebook launches audit of data leaked to Trump consultant
Author: 0 Facebook launches audit of data leaked to Trump consultant

The company has touted its use of psychological profiling as a way to predict voter behavior. In response to the Channel 4 News investigation, Cambridge Analytica said in a statement: "We entirely refute any allegation that Cambridge Analytica or any of its affiliates use entrapment, bribes or so-called "honey-traps" for any goal whatsoever".

Industry Android Wear is now known as 'Wear OS by Google'
Author: 0 Android Wear is now known as 'Wear OS by Google'

Google has also confirmed that future versions of its Android operating system would block apps that fail to target a recent AP level. Thus all apps targeting below this API level will not work on Android P version of the operating system.

Industry Sonic Mania Plus Release Date and Details
Author: 0 Sonic Mania Plus Release Date and Details

The updated version of the title will have two additional playable characters - Ray the Flying Squirrel and Mighty the Armadillo. Sonic Mania Plus will also add the all-new Encore mode (with new ways to explore the game's stages) and a 4-player Competition mode.

Industry Google offering free USB-C charger with Pixel 2 purchase
Author: 0 Google offering free USB-C charger with Pixel 2 purchase

While Google's Pixel 2 family now has the spotlight, last year's original Pixel devices aren't out for the count just yet. The more frustrating part probably for some of the users is that while Google has already marked it as an issue with P3 status (although a Redditor said it should be P2), there has been no feedback from the tech giant since January.

Industry Google Teams Up with Major Retailers to Boost Their Exposure
Author: 0 Google Teams Up with Major Retailers to Boost Their Exposure

Walmart and Target were both already partnered with Google on voice-based shopping, which includes integrations with Google Express and Google Assistant . For instance, a shopper looking for decoration items for the home on their phone can see the listing of the same from a retailer and add that to their Express cart.

Industry Android P Will Block Apps Built for Android 4.1 or Lower
Author: 0 Android P Will Block Apps Built for Android 4.1 or Lower

Users with the latest update of Google Play will be able to test games without a full download. Instead, you simply head for the Google Play store , find a game that supports this feature, and hit the " Try now " button. That is why we embedded the video at the top of the story; tap on it to play the clip. "Users who have historically abandoned instead of installing a game are instead trying the game out and then installing", Karmel said.

Industry Potential of strong to severe storms for Monday, Tuesday
Author: 0 Potential of strong to severe storms for Monday, Tuesday

This include large hail (pea to tennis ball size), damaging winds up to 60 miles per hour and tornadoes. Nashville's Emergency Operations Center will partially activate at noon. The National Weather Service has advised thunderstorms are expected to develop around 3 p.m. The Weather Service said new or ongoing brush fires could spread rapidly.

Industry Verizon Releases Android 8.0 Oreo For Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+
Author: 0 Verizon Releases Android 8.0 Oreo For Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+

P.S.: In case you're wondering, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active - available on Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile - has not received its Android Oreo update yet. According to an update from a Samsung Turkey website , the Galaxy Note8 is expected to receive its Android 8.0 update on 30 March 2018 while the Galaxy S7/S7 edge is scheduled to receive it around the middle of April.

Industry Two militants killed, three policemen injured in Srinagar gunfight
Author: 0 Two militants killed, three policemen injured in Srinagar gunfight

A senior police officer told GNS that the BJP leader Mohammad Anwar Khan along with his two PSOs was sacked upon by the militants at Balhama near Arash Medical College and tried to snatch service rifles from them. In the initial exchange of fire one CRPF trooper identified as Pradeep Kumar of 110 bn got injured and shifted to army's 92 base hospital for treatment.

Industry Fortnite: Battle Royale iOS Is Out Now; Requires An Invite To Activate
Author: 0 Fortnite: Battle Royale iOS Is Out Now; Requires An Invite To Activate

When I first logged into the program, I got right into the game. What is Fortnite Battle Royale? Interestingly, the Fortnite Mobile game has no differences compared to the original PC game. There are obviously some small differences: it's not quite as visually accomplished as it is on more powerful devices, the controls are touchscreen, and a lot of audio cues have been made visual so you can play comfortably in public without the need for headphones.

Industry Google Lens now available for iPhones and iPads
Author: 0 Google Lens now available for iPhones and iPads

Google Lens was first announced previous year at Google's I/O developer conference, and is made possible by the recent advancements in machine learning and image recognition technologies. If you want to see your previous activity, you can select this setting within the app. The user may even delete any history from the "My Activity" page at any time.

Industry Apple's March 27 event in Chicago takes place at school
Author: 0 Apple's March 27 event in Chicago takes place at school

Today, March 16, Apple sent journalists an invite to an event March 27, likely to show off some new products. Both would fit with the student theme. The world seems to love a big Apple event, so mark your cards for March 27, which is when the next one is happening. It's an unusual locale for Apple as the company typically hosts media events closer to home in California.