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by | September 21, 2017 | 01:22

The 100-player PVP mode in Fortnite will be completely free for everyone from 26th September. Discussing whether or not the mode will be pay-to-win, Epic continued: "No". Unlike PUBG , you don't only have your wits and your gun skills: players will also be able to harvest resources and build structures just like they can in Fortnite's campaign mode.

by | September 21, 2017 | 01:06

Growth in Japan is expected to be 1.6% this year and 1.2% next year. However, the recovery of business investment and trade remain too low to sustain healthy productivity growth, the OECD said. That's up from the June forecast for 1.4% in 2017 and 1.0% in 2018. It maintained its Canadian outlook for 2018 at 2.3 per cent. Further, wage growth has been disappointing on average, and not equitable across workers, the report added.

by | September 21, 2017 | 01:01

Though the lack of a screen and camera would seem to neuter the glasses, dropping them would dramatically improve its battery life. The guts of the device come in the form of the MediaTek processor that is clocked at 1.8GHz and is a quad-core unit, making it faster than the old Fire HD 10 by 30-percent.

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:36

Only trucks with the diesel 6.7-liter V-8 engine are affected. Some of those fires caused damage to the vehicles in the area around the water pump. FCA traced the problem to a bad bearing in a water pump that could overheat and trigger the fire.

by | September 20, 2017 | 02:16

Redmi Note 4 and Yu Yureka 2 comes with a 4GB RAM and Lenovo K8 Plus comes with 3GB RAM but soon the Holiday Edition of the K8 Plus smartphone will be launched in India with 4GB RAM. Coming to Mi A1 specifications, the dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) handset features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass.

by | September 20, 2017 | 01:37

Hurricane Maria was upgraded from a tropical storm Sunday afternoon as it takes aim at Caribbean islands devastated less than two weeks ago by Hurricane Irma . Other islands, like Antigua and Barbuda , Anguilla, St. Maarten and Saba and St. Eustatius, have tropical storm warnings . The center adds the hurricane is developing a "dreaded pinhole eye" that makes the storm spin faster.

by | September 20, 2017 | 01:07

New entrant Reliance Jio said that cost of delivering calls on new technologies is nearly negligible and incumbents continue to gain from IUC even after having recovered cost of their entire network. The IUC mainly consists of termination charges, originating charges and carriage/transit charges.Interconnection allows subscribers, services and networks of one service provider to be accessed by subscribers, services and networks of the other service providers.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:44

Google has finally introduced a feature to Gmail and Inbox by Gmail that's been available in most other email clients for ages. The new Gmail update is available for the web and Gmail mobile app for iOS and Android . The chances are that when you read that headline - particularly if you're not a Gmail or Inbox user - your reaction was something along the lines of "how is that not already a thing?" For example, if a user clicks on a link to a physical address, Google Maps will be ...

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:42

T-Mobile said it will only reduce a user's speeds after they have already used 50GB of data in a given month, and they are in an area experiencing congestion. Once you enter a new billing cycle, your usage resets and your data usage will stop being deprioritized until you hit 50GB in a single cycle again. For heavy data users, this bump up probably won't make a huge difference, but for people who only do a moderate amount of streaming, this increase likely ensures that they'll be able to enjoy ...

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:32

The new tablet is now on pre-order in countries like US, UK and Germany. It costs just $150 and offers solid improvements over the previous generation Fire HD 10 . It looks and functions as tablet, but also has the capabilities of Amazon Echo . With regards to storage , you can pick a 32GB or a 64GB model, both of which include support for up to 256GB of expandable storage via microSD and free cloud storage for all Amazon content and photos taken with Fire tablets.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:34

Computers are needed to handle sensor processing, general compute and connectivity and enabling real-time decisions for full autonomy in city conditions. The hybrid vehicles are expected to form part of Google's ridesharing service, and are already being tested in California. A day after closing the $15 billion deal to buy Mobileye , which specializes in driver-assistance systems, Intel said it will begin rolling out fully autonomous vehicles later this year for testing in Europe, ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 05:08

Despite the mixed user reviews of the game, websites like " We Got This Covered " still gave the game a ideal 100 rating, saying that the game was a rebirth of the franchise, as it paid homage to video game classics like "Metroid" and its protagonist "Samus Aran".

by | September 19, 2017 | 04:37

It was also linked to the end of the world prediction for 2012. On the earth, nations will be in anguish and perplexity at the roaring and tossing of the sea. Conspiracy theorists claim the woman in question is Virgo, and on September 23, the sun and moon will be in Virgo, as will Jupiter, now being said to represent the Messsiah.

by | September 19, 2017 | 04:15

Hardware simply isn't able to deliver the same speed on newer software and when dealing with apps that require more power. Get your new iPhone , and start setting it up. Video previews will be more prevalent than before, and richer writeups on the programs will help app shoppers become better informed on what they're about to buy or download.

by | September 19, 2017 | 04:06

Before their release on Sunday, September 17, they had remained in quarantine inside a dome placed on a vast plain below the summit of the Big Island's Mauna Loa . "So the previous three missions , the four, eight and 12-month missions, those were primarily looking at crew cohesion and performance", Binsted said.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:39

This is a big deal because previous Nintendo consoles that offered classic games through the Virtual Console were direct ports, and were not changed in any way. Not only that, but the retro sports game appears to have been updated with motion controls - which use the Switch's Joy-Con controllers. Most intriguing though, is the fact that this version of GOLF has motion control support, as seen in this screenshot.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:15

Unfortunately for them, it appears that hackers made a decision to sneak their own code into a recent build of CCleaner for Windows in an attempt to steal data and possibly infect users' systems with even more malicious applications. "We resolved this quickly and believe no harm was done to any of our users", the company said in a statement . "Working with USA law enforcement, we caused this server to be shut down on the 15th of September before any known harm was done ", said the ...

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:13

Xbox Live is the only network that allows spaces in gamertags. Elsewhere, on Reddit one poster shared a picture of an Xbox One and a PS4 hooked up online in the same room. He booted up his Xbox One and typed it in there, "for the hell of it", he said. Over e-mail, a representative from Epic Games confirmed to Kotaku that, "We had a configuration issue and it has now been corrected".

by | September 18, 2017 | 08:48

The civil disobedience followed the acquittal of Stockley for fatally shooting Smith after the suspected drug dealer crashed his vehicle after leading the officer in a chase. Protesters destroyed businesses and set an American flag on fire Friday night and some police officers suffered injuries while trying to keep the peace.

by | September 18, 2017 | 08:40

The company has partnered with HDFC Bank , ICICI, and State Bank of India for backend processing. Tez is Google's payment app for India, which uses the UPI interface to connect to a user's bank account and for transactions. If the friend has not linked their bank account to Tez yet, Google does highlight that when you are making a payment or asking for money. The payments can be made for online goods, physical stores, and person-to-person transfers.

by | September 18, 2017 | 08:19

The glamorous show-down of 2017 Singapore Grand Prix will take place at Marina Bay Street Circuit on 17 September. "It is a shame we couldn't put it on pole", Verstappen added. Vettel was obviously upset by the outcome of his short race , and he demonstrated that to reporters after the race . "I knew we'd come here with a good vehicle".

by | September 18, 2017 | 07:50

The exoplanet is classified as a "hot Jupiter" or 'roaster planet, ' a type of gas giant that has a very short orbital period of less than 10 days. The planet's atmosphere is so hot that most molecules are unable to survive on the blistering day side of the planet, where the temperature is 2537.7 degrees Celsius.

by | September 17, 2017 | 15:42

It's unclear will the new change actually increase the amount of players using the mobile app but at least the apps are now freely downloadable from the Google Play Store in the mentioned countries. Hidden inside wallpaper apps, the malware has been named "ExpensiveWall", after finding its way to Google Android devices through Google users downloading malicious apps through the Google Play store .

by | September 17, 2017 | 15:26

The iPhone 8 64GB will cost $699, while iPhone 8 Plus starts at $799 for 64GB. The Series 3 has two big new features: mobile internet (on the £399, S$730 "cellular" version) and a built-in barometric altimeter, which lets your Watch measure changes in altitude.

by | September 17, 2017 | 02:07

Cassini's final signal took 83 minutes to reach planet Earth and the Deep Space Network antenna complex in Canberra Australia where loss of contact with the spacecraft was recorded at 11:55 UT. With its dense atmosphere and huge liquid reservoirs, Titan is more like a terrestrial planet, and is one of the largest moons of our solar system.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:32

Weier's attorney said she was suffering from a mental illness at the time of the stabbing at a Waukesha park, and should not be found criminally responsible. Van Rybroek is the second court-appointed expert to evaluate Weier's insanity plea. A second psychologist has testified about the delusional mental state of a girl who's admitted to helping stab a classmate almost to death in a Wisconsin park in 2014.

by | September 16, 2017 | 06:53

Apple claims Face ID can't be fooled in any way, meaning you won't be able to get into someone's phone by scanning a photo of them. Many of these questions will most likely be answered when the phone is released and people have had more time to play around with it, but there is one question that some are asking and that is how do we prevent our faces from being scanned? If you need further convincing, just read what Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, Philip Schiller, ...

by | September 16, 2017 | 06:25

He appreciated Apple on implementing the system responsibly but went on to say that "substantial questions remain about how Face ID will impact iPhone users' privacy and security, and whether the technology will perform equally well on different groups of people".

by | September 16, 2017 | 06:01

And now famous tipster Evan Blass has tweeted out the images of the Nokia 2 . If you have a visceral hate of bezels, you'll probably want to close this post and move on, but design is hardly the point here. As for the internal specs, the benchmark listing reveals the Nokia 9 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 system-on-chip (SoC) with 4 GB of random-access memory (RAM), the Adreno 540 graphics processing unit (GPU), and internal storage capacity of up to 64 GB.

by | September 16, 2017 | 04:54

Production is to begin in January in Berlin and Stockholm, with the film scheduled to be released on October 19, 2018. Additionally, Alvarez, who is also no stranger of reimagining familiar concepts (he wrote and directed 2013's Evil Dead remake, in addition to writing/directing Don't Breathe ), wished to have a free hand in creating his own vision of Lisbeth away from audiences' preconceived notions.

by | September 16, 2017 | 04:21

First, it won't unlock unless you stare at the iPhone . Mr Federighi also clarified whether the Face ID would continue to work when someone is wearing sunglasses. It works by relying on an advanced suite of technology - including an infrared camera, flood illuminator, front camera, dot projector, proximity sensor and ambient light sensor - packed into the front of the new iPhone X , which starts at US$999 (NZ$1380).

by | September 16, 2017 | 02:34

Apple also says the "saved facial information is protected by the secure enclave " and any processing for recognising the face is done on-device itself for better privacy and requests are stored on servers. With FaceID, your eyes need to be open and you need to be staring at the camera. The iPhone X has you covered with two key mitigations, according to Federighi.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:29

Authorities have said Jenkins was seen on surveillance video staggering drunk near the front desk of the hotel around 3:20 a.m. Saturday, but the family said they were not told about that video until late Saturday night, and they don't believe police began reviewing surveillance video until Saturday afternoon.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:16

Police are conducting a criminal investigation into the death of eight people in a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida. "This situation is unfathomable", he said. Jon reports: "As of Tuesday, [the facility] was reporting that everything was OK, that they were using portable air conditioners and fans". "All evidence and records in the control of the center are being preserved".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:09

Xbox One gamers have loved this feature ever since it debuted over a year ago, though there's been some debate about how much they actually use it. Tagged chunks are the backbone of the new Intelligent Delivery system and allow developers to send out parts of a game piecemeal - a very good way to cut down on the initial download time and should save significant hard drive space when utilized for your entire game collection.