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by | January 11, 2018 | 03:11

The hard-driving Buffett, who has been reluctant to name a successor, said in the past that Berkshire's board knows who would take over if something were to happen to him. Buffett, 87, and his 94-year-old longtime partner, Charlie Munger, are staying in their respective positions as chairman and CEO and vice chairman.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:33

We are talking about the WF-SP700N wireless headphones which are equipped with an advanced noise-canceling technology. You lose out on the noise cancellation feature, but if all you want are solid workout earbuds, these might get the job done.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:07

You'd better slip your grinding gloves back on too, as Origins' level cap will be raised to 45 with the DLC. The expansion is free for season pass holders, but non-subscribers will presumably pay for the expansion. "We are now investigating the possibility of implementing this option in a future title update", said Ubisoft . This expansion will include a new area and story, alongside a number of other updates set to come out in January.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:45

The ThinkPad notebook series is one of the most iconic lineups in the segment. The start of the year usually sees the range updated, and 2018 is no exception. It is the third generation X1 Yoga shares numerous capabilities of the X1 Carbon, but in a convertible form. A noise-cancelling far-field microphone array enables users to issue commands to the notebook from across the room, whether they're talking to Cortana or Alexa.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:28

There's a new BlackBerry on the block, but it's not a whole new handset, for now. TCL Communications further broadened their portfolio with the introduction of the BlackBerry Motion . "BlackBerry phones are the world's most secure Android smartphones because we've designed security into every possible piece of software", added Alex Thurber, SVP and GM of Mobility Solutions, BlackBerry.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:27

However, these glasses won't come cheap: They're expected to cost around $1,000 when they hit the market in the second quarter of 2018, according to Bloomberg . Google was an early player in AR glasses, launching the Google Glass prototype before pulling back and focusing on adding AR features to its Pixel smartphone and releasing an enterprise-oriented headset.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:24

At least we're guaranteed a certain level of quality, but we'll be sure to ask Sony what else has been tweaked. The X85F series, available in 55-inch, 65-inch, 75-inch and 85-inch models is a lower end series than the X9000F but still features the same HDR processor as the others.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:22

Being that this is a closed beta there are only a couple of ways to get in. For more on Sea of Thieves , check out Rare's guide to how players will progress in-game , or read about why developer Rare thinks returning to old franchises would be the "worst thing to do" .

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:21

In other impressive numbers 55.9 million PS4 games were sold during the 2017 holiday season in retail stores, which means non-digital to those of us who refuse to go "outside". "We promise our unwavering commitment to bring (ing) more awesome experiences to our fans, including exclusive games and innovative network services, as PS4 continues to flourish as the best place to play".

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:12

Intel says it will expand its home Wi-Fi portfolio with new 802.11ax chipsets for mainstream 2×2 and 4×4 home routers and gateways for cable, xDSL, fiber, and consumer retail devices in 2018. Only Draft 2.0 devices will be eligible for 802.11ax certification and get the Wi-Fi Certified badge. The company claims that its chipsets will outperform their predecessors operating under the 802.11ac standard by a margin of 40% on a single-client device in terms of peak data rates.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:09

Because Windows clients interact with untrusted code in many ways, including browsing webpages with advertisements and downloading apps, our recommendation is to protect all systems with Windows Updates and silicon microcode updates. And Microsoft and AMD are working on the issue, but the fact that an unknown number of PC owners with AMD CPUs are going to have to wait to have their devices protected from the risky bug is incredibly disappointing.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:09

They include Honda, Toyota, Audi, BMW, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Daimler vans, Jaguar-Land Rover, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Tesla. Takata posted a full list of the vehicles affected in the recalls. That deterioration can make the inflator explode and hurl shrapnel throughout the vehicle during a crash, turning the air bag that was meant to protect you into a potentially deadly device.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:07

However, there are 12 teams participating in the Overwatch League, meaning that there are a grand total of 312 skins. Each of the league teams competing this season will have thier skins made available for all platforms and will become available with an update launching today.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:09

Apart from Total Dhamaal , Aamir Khan will also star in Thugs Of Hindostan , co-starring Amitabh Bachchan while Anil Kapoor has Fanne Khan with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the pipeline. #TotalDhamaal shoot begins today. Sanjay Dutt, who was the part of earlier 2 films is not present in the third part. Ajay has chose to co-produce the film with Fox star India and the film will be a big budget affair.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:06

While electric cars and hybrids dominate the alternative vehicle headlines, automakers continue to hedge their bets with fuel cell vehicles . And if "traditional" electric chargers struggle with making their presence known against the likes of oil, imagine just how hard it will be for Nexo and other fuel-cell-powered cars to get charging stations along major roadways.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:00

Selecting the " Do Not Disturb " option will change your online status and thus avoid being distracted by the notifications that appear on the screen. A subset of users may also see additional experimental features meant to gauge interest and gather feedback for the team. Previously you could choose to automatically shut down your console after one hour or six hours of inactivity, but now there are hourly increments in between those options for you to shut down your console after two, three, ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:59

The brains of Project Linda is the Razer Phone , which already has some of the best specs on the market right now. And the Razer Phone's 120Hz refresh rate translates to smooth visuals on the larger 13.3-inch laptop's display as well.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:49

Possibly the coolest part of the upcoming Doogee V is the fingerprint reader. Dear readers, we have a new smartphone brand from Spain to be more widely used in the market: Doogee , and today, January 6, it has officially announced its new Android phone Doogee V.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:31

Nissan will use a driving simulator to demonstrate some elements of the technology at CES , and Dr. Lucian Gheorge will be available to answer questions. on January 10 at Tech East, Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9. The new technology is based on forecasting and detection. Nissan says the technology will use a special headset worn by the driver to monitor brain signs, and can also be used if and when a auto is in autonomous mode - changing in-car comfort settings if it senses discomfort.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:04

It'll sit alongside the rest of the ZenFone lineup available in places like the U.S. which includes the ZenFone 4 Max and Max Pro, ZenFone 3 Max, and ZenFone Max. It'll come in handy when taking a picture of, say, a group or a landscape. In the US, ASUS has made a decision to launch only the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant of the device.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:05

An investigation at Mitchell Senior High School on Monday morning showed that an online threat was a false alarm, police said. Deputies contacted law enforcement in Virginia where charges are pending for a juvenile suspect. The mother of a teen caught up in the Monticello High School threat hoax says her son did nothing wrong. The threat was regarding a Snap Chat post made by a juvenile subject picturing numerous firearms.

by | January 09, 2018 | 06:44

The Mi VR Standalone looks very similar to the Go, and shares the same core features. Hugo Barra, a former Google employee, left Xiaomi for Facebook in January 2017 after a three-year stint at the China-based electronics maker. To recap, Oculus Go was announced by Oculus and Facebook past year for $199 (approximately Rs 12,700). But Oculus is clearly trying to appeal to a much broader audience with the Go and the Mi VR.

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:15

Last year, Amazon introduced the AVS Device SDK , enabling OEMs to integrate Alexa directly into their connected products. However, the tech giant concluded that restricting it to a speaker-based functionality is also limiting its market reach.

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:15

For instance, you could book a table at a restaurant, order flowers, organize your next vacation and more using M. Facebook leveraged its acquisition of Wit.ai to develop M. So what this experiment basically did was allow Facebook to find out what tasks people would rely on a virtual assistant for and it automated the ones that it could.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:43

During the Television Critics Association winter press tour, TV Guide asked Showtime's President and CEO David Nevins whether or not the Halo TV series was even still happening. But while we've had both the live-action web series Halo: Forward Unto Dawn as well as the longer Halo: Nightfall starring Luke Cage's Mike Colter, a premium cable adaption appears to remain mostly vaporware at the moment.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:43

The company also estimates fourth-quarter Consolidated Sales of about 66.00 trillion won compared to 53.33 trillion won previous year. Sales are estimated to have increased 14.8 percent over the cited period to 16.9 trillion won, it added.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:31

Over the past three months, Whirlpool's stock has dropped 7.1%, Apple shares have climbed 12.7%, Honeywell shares have tacked on 8.3% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has rallied 11.1%. The Yummly app offers step-by-step tutorials and videos, but because it can communicate with smart ovens and microwaves, it can also send instructions to the appliances.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:07

The flame king dragon Teostra is a brutal foe that spits blazing fire. Monster Hunter World's first trailer featured a rich world covered in dense foliage, complimented by complex lighting systems, and riddled with truly massive creatures.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:17

With a minimum temperatures of zero predicted for some areas, icy patches are expected to develop overnight, most likely on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths. The forecaster is warning it'll turning extremely cold with temperatures falling to as low as -6 degrees. Southeasterly winds will increase fresh and along Atlantic coasts strong and gusty.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:59

Nvidia's GeForce Now cloud gaming service gives users a way to experience high-resolution, speedy graphics without shelling out all of the coin for a proper gaming PC . Another great part of the Geforce Experience is NVIDIA Ansel, which is the awesomely powerful photo mode for games. Additionally, we're announcing support for two new Highlights titles, including Crossout and Elex .

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:49

Google's statement implies that from October 19 to January 5, it sold at least 6.73 million Home speakers. If you take a look at the Home Max , it only launched mid-December and costs $399. Furthermore, building up the anticipation, Google said that they would be revealing more features and future of Google Assistant in 2018 at the CES 2018.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:44

AMD chips aren't vulnerable to the Meltdown attack, but operating system updates could address one of the Spectre attacks it was vulnerable to. Since this is an emergency update, it comes with security fixes only and no other bugs were fixed.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:39

The Ryzen 3 2200U is a 2.5GHz dual-core APU ( AMD's term for a processor that also has graphics) that can turbo up to 3.4GHz and has two physical processing cores and four threads; the 2300U has four cores and four threads, and starts at a lower 2-GHz clock rate (though its boost rate is the same).

by | January 08, 2018 | 21:08

Amazon and Microsoft partnered in August past year to let Cortana and Alexa work together. Acer dished out the news and some supported product lines (including Aspire, Spin, Switch, and Swift notebooks, plus its all-in-one PCs) at CES 2018, while tech website Thurrott had the scoop on other products.

by | January 08, 2018 | 20:09

To commemorate the launch, Fandango and Google are offering $5 off movie ticket orders to fans using Google Pay on the Fandango Android app and entering the promo code, "GooglePay2018". Such an integrated solution was long overdue given the rise of competing integrated solutions and was telegraphed by such efforts as " Pay with Google ".