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Research PS4 Firmware Update 5.00 Full List of Features Revealed
Author: 0 PS4 Firmware Update 5.00 Full List of Features Revealed

With the new update, users will be able to directly send songs and Spotify links via the PlayStation 4's messaging system, in addition to the PlayStation mobile app. Additionally, users in group chats with multiple people can now easily leave multiple groups by simply mass selecting them through the new update. The setting is on by default, but if now going to Settings Notifications the disable notifications will mean uninterrupted video bliss.

Research Amazon prepping to launch Echo Dot in India
Author: 0 Amazon prepping to launch Echo Dot in India

For instance, viewers will be able to ask Alexa "what's on tonight?", with Alexa returning recommendations the Freeview Picks service. The user then has the option to record any or all of the recommended shows using just their voice. It features far-field voice recognition and full support for Alexa, Amazon's voice assistant. Prime Music , on the other hand, will most probably be a part of the Amazon Prime subscription service, which the e-commerce giant had launched past year in India.

Research 10-year-old rape victim delivers girl child
Author: 0 10-year-old rape victim delivers girl child

The incident was reported when the girl complained of stomach ache on July 15. A local court in Chandigarh turned down the abortion plea on the grounds that she was too far into her pregnancy after a doctors' panel said that termination of the pregnancy would be "too risky".

Research You can pre-order the Asus Zenfone 4 now
Author: 0 You can pre-order the Asus Zenfone 4 now

Asus said the camera features the world's fastest Dual Pixel phase-detection auto-focus at 0.03 seconds, as well as a colour correction sensor and 4K video support. There's the titular ZenFone 4, the ZenFone 4 Selfie , and the ZenFone 4 Max, each of which also gets its own Pro version. The front camera is fitted with a Asus 13 megapixel Sony IMX214 SuperPixel Camera which allows people to shoot at night-time and in low-light situations.

Author: 0 HBO can't catch a break as Game of Thrones leaks online again

People who managed to catch the new GoT episode went ahead and leaked clips and essential details from the show. The premium cabler is now grappling with yet another leaked episode of Game of Thrones . The publication reports that the error apparently was made by HBO Spain , with the episode being made available to Spanish subscribers four days early.

Research Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups
Author: 0 Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups

A spokesman for the self-proclaimed contrarian did not respond to queries about Thiel's views on Trump's recent statements, even as business leaders have abandoned the president's advisory councils. One post cited in the WSJ account seemed along the lines of fired Google engineer James Damore-style bigotry masquerading as scientific truth , arguing Facebook had lowered its standards to admit more female engineers.

Research Spaniard Joselu joins Newcastle from Stoke City for 3 seasons
Author: 0 Spaniard Joselu joins Newcastle from Stoke City for 3 seasons

The former Spain Under-21 worldwide, spent last season on loan at Deportivo La Coruna in Spain, scoring six goals in 24 league appearances. With they do have top scorer from last season Dwight Gayle to call upon, the Magpies do not have reliable cover and competition for him Aleksandar Mitrovic is not exactly in the best of form.

Research We Happy Few Retail Release Date Revealed
Author: 0 We Happy Few Retail Release Date Revealed

Created to be replayed, We Happy Few doesn't let you reload your save if you die. The game will be leaps and bounds over the Early Access version, which will be good news for those that were slightly disappointed in how it turned out.

Research Black Mirror reboot arrives to PS4, Xbox One and PC
Author: 0 Black Mirror reboot arrives to PS4, Xbox One and PC

The premise certainly sounds intriguing for horror fans who haven't played the original Black Mirror , so this could be something to keep an eye on. While the familiar series point-and-click gameplay serves as the foundation for Black Mirror , this time around a whole new gameplay element is being introduced, as the ability to interact with "vision-like apparitions" allows players to discover more about the tragic history of the Gordon family.

Research The Evil Within 2's new trailer unveils a vicious photographer
Author: 0 The Evil Within 2's new trailer unveils a vicious photographer

The game will take place largely in an alternate dimension called the STEM world populated by ugly creatures. That's clearly shown in the game's latest trailer, which introduces the twisted and deadly photographer, Stefano Valentini. Players will come across his pieces of "art" scattered across the STEM world were he has retreated. Find out more about Stefano Valentini and his weird ways in the new trailer below.

Research You can now make free phone calls with your Google Home
Author: 0 You can now make free phone calls with your Google Home

Using the wake phrase of "OK Google" or "Hey Google" users can tell the small speaker to call a local business, either by name or business type (Ex., florist, bakery, etc.). In the meantime, Google Home owners can gain access to experimental features by enrolling in the speaker's Preview program . However, Google warns that 911 emergency calls are not supported on Google Home .

Research Essential Phone from Canada's Telus is a terrifying $1050
Author: 0 Essential Phone from Canada's Telus is a terrifying $1050

The Essential smartphone is ready to be shipped in a week according to an e-mail sent out to potential consumers who have registered with Essential for updates on the status of the device. Open sale for the handset is also expected to commence sometime later through Best Buy , Amazon and the finance company Affirm at $29.13 per month for 24 months.

Research DJI's Drones Can Now Operate Without Internet Data Transfer
Author: 0 DJI's Drones Can Now Operate Without Internet Data Transfer

Halting online communication between flight control apps and DJI servers may complicate the geofencing equation, though the company took pains to make clear its commitment to privacy. DJI has announced a new "local data mode" that it says stops internet traffic to and from its flight control apps to protect users' privacy. While users will experience performance limitations, they will have an enhanced level of data assurance for sensitive flights.

Research Asus Zenfone 4 Pro with Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM Spotted on GFXBench
Author: 0 Asus Zenfone 4 Pro with Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM Spotted on GFXBench

Unfortunately, pricing details of the Zenfone 4 Pro were not provided in the image, although we have to say that if the company decides to attach a $500 price for the handset, it will become a very strong contender against the OnePlus 5. Selfie Pro having a front camera of 24 MP + 5 MP combo and a rear camera of 16 MP. The GFXbench listing shows Asus Zenfone 4 with 5.5-inch full HD display on the front.

Research Opera kills off its free VPN, Opera Max
Author: 0 Opera kills off its free VPN, Opera Max

Eventually, though, Opera is going to terminate support for those who are still using the app, forcing them to switch to a different product altogether. It will "remain intact" for a period of time for the existing app users according to the Opera team. Opera did not provide any further reasoning for this move, though we've reached out to the company for a more detailed comment.

Research Scientists Find Dozens of Volcanoes Hiding Beneath Antarctic Ice
Author: 0 Scientists Find Dozens of Volcanoes Hiding Beneath Antarctic Ice

The volcanoes are located in the area known as the West Antarctic Rift System, which extends for 2,200 miles (3,500 kilometers) from the Ross Ice Shelf to the Antarctic Peninsula, according to a report by Gizmodo . Are the Volcanoes Active or Not? The researchers say it's imperative that we figure this out as quickly as possible. Results from the study , which is the first of its kind, will help scientists understand how volcanoes can influence long-term fluctuations in the ice ...

Research Facebook Making Changes to News its Feed
Author: 0 Facebook Making Changes to News its Feed

Namely, Facebook is now employing chat bubbles inside its core app as well, which is meant to make reading comments easier. Facebook then has a vested interest in dragging you back to the News Feed so it has made the back button more prominent.

Research Facebook, Instagram get a new design change
Author: 0 Facebook, Instagram get a new design change

Facebook has assured that these new design updates will not affect Pages' reach or referral traffic. It's essentially Instagram's Boomerang feature, but in Facebook. Profile pictures are round going forward, and not square, while link previews have become larger. These updates will be rolled out to the Facebook app across the globe over the coming weeks.

Research Google Pixel 2 features squeezable edges
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 features squeezable edges

In the above screenshot, the description for "Languages, input & gestures" in System settings is " Active Edge on, squeeze for your assistant". Reports have emerged that Google will start rolling out Android 8.0 update to its Pixel and Nexus devices as early as August 21.

Research Samsung launches lightning-fast T5 external SSDs
Author: 0 Samsung launches lightning-fast T5 external SSDs

On top of that, Samsung is offering the T5 with some pretty high capacities: 250GB, 500GB, 1TB and 2TB. It comes in two distinct aluminium finishes, a blue and black version, again nothing extraordinary. The T5 will include two connection cables: USB-C to C and USB-C to A, which allows for just about every device on the market to connect to the devices.

Research NASA's Cassini Begins its final orbit around saturn
Author: 0 NASA's Cassini Begins its final orbit around saturn

The spacecraft is expected to encounter atmosphere dense enough to require the use of its small rocket thrusters to maintain stability. "It's always been a goal in planetary exploration to send a dedicated probe into the atmosphere of Saturn, and we're laying the groundwork for future exploration with this first foray", Spilker said.

Research Stop what you're doing, Aston Martin and Zagato built a station wagon
Author: 0 Stop what you're doing, Aston Martin and Zagato built a station wagon

Most recently in 2003 both companies met again to produce 100 DB7 Zagatos, followed by 100 US-specific DB-AR1 (American Roadster 1), built as a pure two-seat, roofles roadster. "With only 325 cars worldwide they are still the rarest of the rare". Seating just two but with a Country Squire's blunt profile, the radical Aston is at once traditional - it's a wagon after all - and more dramatic - Ferrari's similarly named GTC4 Lusso seems tame by comparison.

Research Rally request pulled from Richmond's Monument Avenue Lee statue
Author: 0 Rally request pulled from Richmond's Monument Avenue Lee statue

Robert E. Lee statue in the city to be held September 13, prompting concerns that more Charlottesville-type violence could ensue. "We have withdrawn the request for the permit and cancelled the rally for the 16th". Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney has formed a commission to put the three Confederate statues along the national historic landmark thoroughfare in historical context.

Research Guam Gov. Defends Pres. Trump's 'Fire and Fury' Comment
Author: 0 Guam Gov. Defends Pres. Trump's 'Fire and Fury' Comment

Last week, President Donald Trump also warned North Korean leader Kim Jong-un that he "will truly regret it" if he continues to threaten the us and its allies. territory. Tensions have been mounting since the North tested two intercontinental ballistic missile tests last month, which appeared to bring much of the USA within range.

Research Google Allo is finally available on the web… sort of
Author: 0 Google Allo is finally available on the web… sort of

Google Allo for web only works on a computer and if you use an Android phone. And while it's great to host the application in a browser, it's often nice to have a separate desktop app to keep some services separate from the hundreds of tabs you probably have open.

Research Official Shadow Of War Terror Tribe Trailer
Author: 0 Official Shadow Of War Terror Tribe Trailer

This in turn provides plenty of opportunity for the player to experience the dynamics of the Orc society and various cultures via the expanded Nemesis System. Only once you have seen off the waves of ever increasingly hard enemies will your domination of the lands be complete and the true ending unlocked.

Research Ford looks back in time with GT '67 Heritage Edition
Author: 0 Ford looks back in time with GT '67 Heritage Edition

The 2018 Ford GT '67 Heritage edition will feature a glossy Race Red exterior with white stripes and exposed carbon package. It wears two white stripes and number one decals, and sits on bespoke 20in one-piece forged aluminium wheels that are painted in satin silver.

Research Japan prepares to intercept stray missiles from N. Korea
Author: 0 Japan prepares to intercept stray missiles from N. Korea

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said there are two scenarios that could trigger war with North Korea . Pyongyang says it will be ready to send its missile launch plan to Kim for approval just before or as the drills begin. "Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!" "Fight tonight" has long been the motto of US forces in South Korea to show they're always ready for combat on the Korean Peninsula.

Research Japan installs extra missile defense after N Korea threat to Guam
Author: 0 Japan installs extra missile defense after N Korea threat to Guam

The possibility of escalation is made even more acute by the lack of any means of official communication across the Demilitarized Zone, though there has been no easing of the barrage of inflammatory comments in the US and the North since new sanctions against North Korea were announced last week.

Author: 0 Next Space Station Experiment Tests HPE Computer in Space

You can rewatch the launch and landing in the video below. SpaceX will today launch a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a high performance computing system built by HPE to the International Space Station . From now on, only reused Dragon spacecraft will fly to the International Space Station, SpaceX representatives said Sunday (Aug. 13). One is the Cosmic Ray Energetics and Mass ( CREAM ) instrument, which will measure the charge of particles traveling through space.

Research Bernstein says Google could pay Apple $3B to remain iPhone search engine
Author: 0 Bernstein says Google could pay Apple $3B to remain iPhone search engine

Google could decide to stop paying the fees if it feels that its search engine is popular enough with iOS users that Apple won't risk including another option by default. Sacconaghi Jr. And as Apple's ecosystem of iDevices grows, the money it earns from Google will only increase. Whether you're aware of it or not, the default search engine on mobile Safari has always been Google.

Research Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Image and Spec leaked
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Image and Spec leaked

Flashing the ROM onto a device manually will require you to unlock your bootloader, which automatically voids your warranty. The smartphone has curved edges and sports a circular fingerprint sensor in the rear panel along with the company's logo.

Research Blizzard revives Battle.net and admits it made a mistake with rebranding
Author: 0 Blizzard revives Battle.net and admits it made a mistake with rebranding

Battle.net technology will continue to serve as the central nervous system for Blizzard games-nothing is changing in that regard. Users kept referring (and most likely will keep referring) to the Blizzard app as Battle.net during the transition period, a pervasive identity that was most highlighted by Bungie upon the release of Destiny 2.

Research Apple, Aetna Considering Bringing Apple Watch to 23 Million Aetna Customers
Author: 0 Apple, Aetna Considering Bringing Apple Watch to 23 Million Aetna Customers

Now, Aetna is negotiating with Apple on a plan to offer a free or discounted Apple Watch , Apple's wearable device, as a perk to its members. Apple has also been secretly hiring biomedical engineers and beefing up work on sensors for tracking blood sugar levels and detection of other diseases, which would come in handy for any health insurer wanting data-driven insights into its customer base.

Research AMD Officially Lifts Radeon RX Vega Benchmark Embargo
Author: 0 AMD Officially Lifts Radeon RX Vega Benchmark Embargo

In other words it's on the same level as a custom GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card. In all these three benchmarks the upcoming Vega 64 is able to outperform the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 but it's still pretty far away from the flagship GTX 1080 Ti.