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by | November 29, 2017 | 02:05

Rental housing is getting harder to find in the Greater Toronto Area, although for those that already live here, that's not likely news. The federal agency says the vacancy rate in Canadian cities with at least 10,000 people fell to 3% in October, down from 3.7% a year earlier.

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:24

Can you lead your people into a Golden Age of prosperity? Civilization VI has some huge changes on the way-and that's before we've even mentioned the "nine new leaders and eight new civilizations " to be unveiled as the February release date draws near.

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:21

Virtual reality (VR) headsets aren't a huge market - at least not yet - but they have hit a milestone nonetheless. Sony's PlayStation VR is in a fortunate position; it's far more capable than mobile VR headsets like Google's Daydream or Samsung's Gear VR, but it also relies on Sony's extremely successful PS4, which has shipped almost 70 million units.

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:04

SoftBank , which has a $93 billion technology investment fund, saw an opportunity to buy shares at a discount. SoftBank is seeking to spend up to $10 billion for 17 percent to 22 percent ownership in Uber , but intends to offer a per-share price representing a 30 percent discount from the ride-hailing titan's last valuation of close to $70 billion, the Wall Street Journal has reported, citing anonymous sources.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:58

The muscle-like actuator is made up of an inner skeleton, which can be fashioned from a range of materials, including a metal coil or folded plastic, and is surrounded by air or liquid, before being sealed in a plastic or textile outer skin.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:54

In a new video by Edamame Arcade Channel , the crew got to have a sit-down interview with Hashimoto, who served as a Producer on several FF titles. "There aren't that many things that go for 30 years", he said. Whatever the case may be, 2018 should prove an interesting year for the series. The game is now out in arcades in Japan, but will also be releasing for the PS4 in the form of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT next January both there and in the rest of the world.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:53

Rogers then proceeded to challenge this takedown request, which put Epic into the position of either dropping the claim or file a suit against him, with the latter being the company's choice. She claims that her son did not, as Epic allege, help create the cheat software, but simply downloaded it as a user, and that Epic "has no capability of proving any form of modification".

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:54

For now, you can test your Mac by going to System Preferences, choosing Users & Groups then click the lock to make changes. In the login field, type " root " as the username. El Reg was able to replay the bug on our office Macs running High Sierra, which was released in September. "Never mind one from a security and privacy-conscious company such as Apple", Steve Troughton-Smith, a Mac software developer, wrote on Twitter .

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:38

In a trial at the reef's Heron Island off Australia's east coast, the researchers collected large amount of coral spawn and eggs late a year ago, grew them into larvae and then transplanted them into areas of damaged reef. The new research was not without its challenges, including the need for careful rearing of coral larval cultures and complex diving operations on the reef by the research team.

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:59

The report notes that, while Apple is now receiving all its OLED displays from Samsung Display, it's looking to lessen its dependence on the firm, and is looking for a new flexible OLED supplier. The patent shows the device may have a flexible display and a housing. According to Mashable's Ray Wong, the statement in the patent about the amorphous metal and an opening to facilitate bending may seem like a bold decision as Apple must think of battery sustainability and the ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:52

Sledgehammer Games has this week confirmed that after short downtime, dedicated servers are returning to Call of Duty: WW2. The video was shared on YouTube by self-proclaimed dataminer and modder MrJaRni on Twitter. This latest report makes it the third data leak that the game has had. These can be used to acquire rare supply drops along with zombie crates that have " Call of Duty: WWII " in-game items.

by | November 28, 2017 | 15:24

So, here are the complete details regarding the same. Huawei brand Honor on Tuesday confirmed that it is set to launch the Honor 7X in India on December 5. Even though using an 18:9 display, Huawei has managed to keep the fingerprint scanner on the front of the phone. Besides, the smartphone has a Hybrid Dual SIM tray, 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, USB Type-C port and NFC.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:11

That's more than double a basic Range Rover , and a hell of a lot more than you'd pay for well-specified versions of the Audi A8, Mercedes S-Class or BMW 7 Series. An exclusive new Zenith clock features on the rear centre console is inspired by the Elite 6150 watch and is specially created to complement the finish on the start/stop button, gear selector and pedals.

by | November 28, 2017 | 05:26

The software can identify expressions of suicidal thoughts in posts, comments and Facebook Live videos. As it stands, Facebook users can still directly report posts that concern them; these posts are shuttled off to the company's review teams which are said to "prioritize the most serious reports".

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:27

Brooks Entwistle, Uber Technologies Inc's [UBER.UL] recently appointed chief business officer for Asia Pacific, told newsmen that they have learned very quickly and they are tacking very quickly. Separately, Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., who serves on the Senate Intelligence Committee, also sent a letter to Uber , saying the company's conduct "raises serious questions about the company's compliance with relevant state and federal regulations".

by | November 27, 2017 | 22:36

The newly launched smartphone that comes with Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled selfie technology is pieced now available at Rs 24,990 and available to buy on Flipkart . "The front-facing 20MP camera uses a 1/2.8" type sensor and an f/2.0 aperture lens. On the photography front, the F5 sports a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture.

by | November 27, 2017 | 19:31

Aviation minister Baroness Sugg said: 'These new laws strike a balance, to allow the vast majority of drone users to continue flying safely and responsibly, while also paving the way for drone technology to revolutionise businesses and public services'.

by | November 27, 2017 | 11:10

Price of Oppo F5 Youth - This is the downgraded version of Oppo F5 smartphone so the price of Oppo F5 Youth is also less than the price of Oppo F5 . The storage can be expanded up to 256 GB with microSD. The rear camera comes along with the F/2.2 lens and a LED flash. The handset also comes with a fingerprint sensor at the rear and a facial recognition unlock feature at the front.

by | November 27, 2017 | 04:24

The compromised account information included only email addresses and passwords. The has therefore required affected users to change their password. It updated its algorithm previous year. Still, this is much less devastating than some of the very serious hacks to occur recently, like the leak of over 145 million Americans' personal information from credit rating agency Equifax, or a major Uber data breach that the company covered up by allegedly paying the hackers $US100,000 ($131,278).

by | November 26, 2017 | 19:20

Android Oreo has been announced in August and immediately after the announcement, Sony has released a list with all their compatible smartphones that are going to get the update. We are expecting Sony to release the same update for Xperia X Performance by the end of this year. These are intelligently suggested settings based on the user's preferences.

by | November 25, 2017 | 20:06

The bird also sang a peculiar song, differing from the other native birds. The study emanates from the work carried out on Darwin's finches which resides on the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific Ocean. He mated with females of other species, and emerged from this Union the Chicks turned out to be fertile, in other words, capable of reproduction, which is unusual for hybrids.

by | November 25, 2017 | 17:05

The sale packs the usual heavy-percentage discounts on nearly 5,000 titles just in time for Black Friday. 60% off Dark Souls IIIIf you fancy a real video gaming challenge, Dark Souls delivers in shadowy spades, and the most recent outing has seen a massive price reduction, being slashed by 60%.

by | November 25, 2017 | 02:58

Thankfully, Razer is looking to improve the camera experience with future software updates. Quality will still depend on the skills of the photographers plus the camera software. Completely new features like an "instazoom button" to get to the maximum optical range on the zoom lens and quarter-speed slow motion recording as well as 60 frames per second video will come in monthly wave updates to the camera app.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:32

Vermintide is definitely the highlight of the month - a four-player co-op FPS that takes place in the world of Warhammer . Nintendo Games - Nintendo only makes games for its consoles, so if you want the likes of Mario and Zelda, the Switch is one of the only options.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:03

I don't know what my wife is going to do. Griffen could face a penalty for the T-shirt message. It'll drive her insane. As insane as it sounds, ESPN pointed out that Griffen could possibly face a penalty for exposing his undershirt message, as the National Football League prohibits players from altering their uniforms with personal messages.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:02

There are still unanswered questions, such as why the streaks appear and vanish with the seasons, and what makes them dark in color. The appearance and growth of these features resemble seeping liquid water, but how they form remains unclear, and this research demonstrated that the RSL flows seen by HiRISE are likely moving granular material like sand and dust.

by | November 25, 2017 | 00:51

Apple seems to have its own plans for foldable phones. Depending on the consumer response in its home country, Samsung could bring the device to global markets in 2019 or 2020. Today's patent pending invention covers an electronic device having a flexible portion that allows the device to be folded. The device, or its patent, also mentions a MicroOLED screen, the next generation of screen technology.

by | November 24, 2017 | 12:51

Experts fear that artificial light poses a significant threat to plants and wildlife as it upsets the natural order by effectively turning night into day. The total radiance of lit areas over the country also increased by 7.1% per year or 31.6% during the same period. On top of that, the outdoor areas that already had been lit when the study started in 2012 also brightened by 2.2 percent per year.

by | November 24, 2017 | 11:32

Google recently confirmed it had collected data from Android users through cell towers even when the latter had disabled their devices' location services. The only way to stop it would be possible only when Google make changes to Android. The period between pings can vary by network and can have an affect on battery life and connectivity.

by | November 24, 2017 | 09:52

Sales are ubiquitous on Black Friday , and this year will be no different. Black Friday 2017 is here and the lots and lots of incredible deals are already flooding in. The firm pegs online sales on Cyber Monday alone at $6.6 billion, while it predicts $2.8 billion in sales on Thanksgiving. Moreover, ComScore's projection for Cyber Monday is that the day will remain the #1 day for US online sales, expected to generate $4.5bn in e-commerce, which an increase of +22% vs.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:41

Some speculated that the move may be strategic considering Google is reportedly developing its own hardware device to compete with the Echo Show. Naturally, watching video is one of the device's most interesting features, and the lack of the world's most popular video platform from its app catalogue may have kept potential customers away.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:30

Miley - born Destiny Hope Cyrus - rocked a loose grey t-shirt which showcased her never-ending pins, while surrounded by balloons which spelled out her moniker. 'So close to b-day time! As one fan summed it up, "Everyone's hating on @MileyCyrus 's dress but honestly I love how extra she is! Ain't it ironic? #VeganTurkeyBaby ", she captioned the photo.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:27

A well known Apple insider and KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kou revealed that Apple's flagship device for next year will have pre-5G speeds, utilizing both Intel and Qualcomm models in order to achieve faster data speeds. It's thought Apple would want to offer a version with dual LTE capabilities, but it may be this is a different model of phone rather than the feature being available in the normal iPhone 9.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:17

However, while this means that nothing stops the film from releasing overseas (unless the Supreme Court intervenes), it also opens up the possibility of pirated versions of the movie being made available before it finally gets to open in India.

by | November 24, 2017 | 00:59

It's also likely many other retailers will offer these bundles with some modifications or other PS4 bundles that clock in at under the £200 mark. Black Friday is here and we are here to celebrate the festival with a great kick. Sony is also slashing their prices on the latest PlayStation releases, including PlayStation VR ( down to $399.95 ). Headline deals include being able to pick up a DualShock controller in different colours and limited editions for just £39.99.