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Electronics Minecraft Cross-Platform Play Limited Beta is Now Live
Author: 0 Minecraft Cross-Platform Play Limited Beta is Now Live

The update is now available for Windows 10 PCs and Android devices (via a Google Play Store update), and Xbox One will be getting the update shortly. That means players on either platform with the beta installed will be able to participate in games from either type of device, together in cross-platform play.

Electronics Gboard supports Google Maps, YouTube, doodling for iOS
Author: 0 Gboard supports Google Maps, YouTube, doodling for iOS

In its latest update , Google's Gboard , an app that integrates Google Search and other features into the smartphone keyboard itself, announced the inclusion of YouTube and Google Maps, thus enabling users to use both features directly from the keyboard .

Electronics PLAYERUNKNOWN Tops Steam Player Counts for a Non-Valve Game
Author: 0 PLAYERUNKNOWN Tops Steam Player Counts for a Non-Valve Game

PlayerUnknown tweeted the news, with screenshot showing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds now sitting third in Steam's overall peak players ranking . We have all of the latest news and information about PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and what new records the game has broken on Steam.

Electronics BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black Launched In India For Rs 39990
Author: 0 BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black Launched In India For Rs 39990

The main feature of BlackBerry KEYone is the back-lit touch enabled physical keyboard which is reminiscent of the old BlackBerry but with new-age functions and capabilities. Blackberry KEYOne smartphone is backed by a 3,505 mAh non-removable battery . Although, this is the same KEYone that TCL launched globally - it comes with the more or less the same hardware specs - the KEYone launched by Optiemus in India features a slightly tweaked design, in that it is an all-black phone.

Electronics Monster Hunter's 3DS RPG, Stories, Releases This September
Author: 0 Monster Hunter's 3DS RPG, Stories, Releases This September

These links leave Siliconera. In Monster Hunter Stories , become a rider and bond with monsters to raise their potential and unleash powerful combos. Nintendo also revealed that a demo would be out in the 3DS Shop on August 10th. Those seeking a mainline Monster Hunter title can look forward to Monster Hunter World which is out in early 2018 for Xbox One and PS4.

Electronics Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?
Author: 0 Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?

But there weren't many hard numbers about the show's effect on people who may be considering self-harm-until now. Terms like " suicide hotline number" increased 21 percent and "teen suicide " rose 34 percent. This translates to about 900,000 to 1.5 million more " suicide " searches than expected, the researchers said. Using the related search terms tool, we also monitored the top 25 terms and the next 5 most related terms to those, yielding 20 terms after ignoring duplicate, unrelated ...

Electronics Hackers hit HBO, claim to release 'Game of Thrones' script online
Author: 0 Hackers hit HBO, claim to release 'Game of Thrones' script online

The leak happened after HBO mailed DVD copies of the episodes to members of the media for review, according to Forbes . "Just as I said with #OscarsSoWhite , it would be great if the two of them would open the door to traditionally underrepresented folks so that more stories can be told", Reign said.

Electronics Nokia 3 Android 7.1.1 Nougat coming before end of August
Author: 0 Nokia 3 Android 7.1.1 Nougat coming before end of August

The future smartphone from Nokia , built by the Chinese HMD Global after they were able to retrieve the brand from Microsoft, continues to reveal a little upstream of its output. If you are wondering, that translates to about $600 here in the United States making it very close to the rumored $700 price tag we heard before. The chipset under the hood is said to be a Snapdragon 835 paired up with 4GB or 6GB of RAM.

Electronics Armed robbers loot J&K Bank in south Kashmir
Author: 0 Armed robbers loot J&K Bank in south Kashmir

During the initial investigation and with the help of CCTV footage, it was found that HM militants are involved in this crime. Earlier, in month of July, police had arrested a resident of Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh Sandeep Kumar Sharma alias Adil for links to militant group Lashkar-e-Toiba and accused him of being involved in bank robberies, militant attacks and snatching of weapons.

Electronics Latest games reveal drops 4K support as questions remain over Destiny 2
Author: 0 Latest games reveal drops 4K support as questions remain over Destiny 2

It was recently revealed that Killing Floor 2 is being ported over to the Xbox One, leaving interested gamers wondering on the Xbox One X support. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus and The Evil Within II have been enhanced for Microsoft's soon to be released Xbox One X which has been upgraded from earlier versions to provide the computing power needed to allow computer games to run natively at 4K with HDR support.

Electronics AMD Shows Off the Radeon RX Vega with a Mystery Surprise
Author: 0 AMD Shows Off the Radeon RX Vega with a Mystery Surprise

AMD have got the chip running at a respectable 1,156MHz base clockspeed and 1,471MHz boost frequency. Named Radeon RX Vega 64 Limited Edition, its performance specification though will be the same as the Radeon RX Vega 64 but will only be available to an initial lot of buyers.

Electronics Apple accidentally leaked iPhone 8 all-screen design and infrared 'Face ID'
Author: 0 Apple accidentally leaked iPhone 8 all-screen design and infrared 'Face ID'

Last week, Apple released the first build of the upcoming HomePod's firmware , allowing curious developers to unpack the code and learn a few additional details about the smart speaker. The rumor mill has gradually ratcheted up as far as Apple's yet to be announced iPhone 8 has been concerned. Smith explains that the code indicates the existence of infra-red face unlock in BiometricKit, which is the framework responsible for Touch ID.

Electronics Leaked Galaxy S8 Active training manual confirms specs from previous leaks
Author: 0 Leaked Galaxy S8 Active training manual confirms specs from previous leaks

A few days ago, Samsung had sent out press invites in the U.S. with an image of a device having lesser bezels and a stylus, all of which is enough to suggest that the Korean tech giant is getting ready to launch the Galaxy Note 8 . For photography, the smartphone is speculated to feature a dual camera setup with a combination of 13-megapixel wide-angle camera and a 12-megapixel telephoto sensor.

Electronics Mubarakan takes a Rs. 5.50 crore* start on Day 1
Author: 0 Mubarakan takes a Rs. 5.50 crore* start on Day 1

It had 20-25 % occupancy on Friday and it collected Rs. 7 crore. The movie has got a boring opening as it scored 20% -25% of occupancy on its 1st day. Anil Kapoor takes charge of the brigade in Mubarakan . The other important cast of the film is Neha Sharma , Karan Kundra, Ranta Pathak Shah and Rahul Dev.

Electronics Priebus is out as White House chief of staff
Author: 0 Priebus is out as White House chief of staff

Sanders did, however, mention that the President thanked Priebus for his service and said that he would "always be a member of the Trump team". The newly-appointed communications chief is also believed to have had an intense rivalry with Sean Spicer, who resigned as Press Secretary when Mr Scaramucci was hired by Mr Trump one week ago.

Electronics Twitter's monthly active users unchanged in Q2
Author: 0 Twitter's monthly active users unchanged in Q2

You'll also run a Promoted Tweet campaign that will include up to the first ten (10) Tweets you send each day. However, Twitter would have full control over which tweets get promoted and which don't. When Twitter revealed its Q2 earnings yesterday the figures weren't quite as bright as people would have hoped. The concept is sound - premium features for power users could help boost Twitter's revenue without the need for continuous user growth.

Electronics Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Official Trailer Released
Author: 0 Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Official Trailer Released

The all in-game footage trailer gives players a look at the twisted and nightmarish world facing the Celtic warrior Senua on her personal journey throughout the game. The PC version will also support 21:9 ultra widescreen. Ninja Theory's Hellblade is nearly here- and it will be the standard bearer, Ninja Theory hopes, for the "indie AAA" game.

Electronics Did the Galaxy S8 Active's specs just leak in full?
Author: 0 Did the Galaxy S8 Active's specs just leak in full?

A new Bixby-powered Earphones would also hit the technology market along with the upcoming high end Phablet device, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . The difference of the S8 Active with the standard version would be the bigger battery setup and the rugged features.

Author: 0 Facebook Outlines Messenger Advertising Plans, But Remains Focused On Video

Facebook has delivered a much higher-than-expected quarterly profit, driven by a sharp increase in sales of mobile video ads, sending its shares to an all-time high . Facebook's mobile business continues to grow . There were also many questions about Facebook's plan to monetize Messenger . The mobile advertising revenues in Q2 2017 stood at $7.97 billion in comparison to $5.24 billion in the same quarter past year.

Electronics Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
Author: 0 Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares

As per Tuesday, November 1, the company rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley. 07/11/2017 - Chevron Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. Goodyear Tire shares rose 0.25 percent to $35.67 in after-hours trading. Gamco Investors Et Al has invested 0% in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS). Mufg Americas Holdings Corp increased Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) stake by 2,528 shares to 31,568 valued at $8.95M in 2016Q4.

Electronics How 6 kidnapped Lagos students were freed
Author: 0 How 6 kidnapped Lagos students were freed

Owoseni disclosed that one Bright Adeniji and 17 others died in a gun battle with the Marine Police as they ambushed the operation of the police who were out to secure the release of the students. "They have been released". Information gathered by our correspondent revealed that the students were freed on Friday afternoon after joint efforts of Lagos and Ondo governments as well as security operatives.

Electronics Notable Moving Stock: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
Author: 0 Notable Moving Stock: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Several other research firms also recently commented on AMD . Another trade for 24,689 shares valued at $333,914 was sold by SMITH DARLA M. 30,000 Advanced Micro Devices , Inc. 07/26/2017 - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Mizuho. In related news, CFO Devinder Kumar sold 94,199 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 3rd.

Electronics Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Surfaces Online with 4GB RAM & QHD Screen
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Surfaces Online with 4GB RAM & QHD Screen

For a start, it's larger in height, width and depth than the S8. Proudly boasting the world's very first Infinity screen, the Galaxy S8 also holds an exceptional front-facing 8MP camera with a rear-facing camera that shoots in vivid 4k. The favourable reception of Samsung's Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus has indeed translated into good n terms of sales and profits . Coming to the processor, it is believed that the phone would feature a Snapdragon 835 Octa-Core chipset coupled with 4GB of LPDDR4 ...

Author: 0 Pokemon Go Fest Attendees Set To Sue Developer Niantic

The lawsuit, which was filed in Cook County Court Thursday, is seeking reimbursement for travel expenses after the festival, which sold out within minutes, was bogged down by connectivity issues on the game . It's worth mentioning that the developer did offer refunds for all tickets, as well as giving $100 worth of credit to spend in the game. Unfortunately, for Zimmerman and others, this wasn't enough.

Electronics IPhone 8 may not include Touch ID at all
Author: 0 IPhone 8 may not include Touch ID at all

We've heard talk of production delays before, but most recent sources seemed to be under the impression that the iPhone 8 would still get a September launch. iOS 11 Beta 4 includes a plethora of new user interface elements, including a redesign for the Touch ID prompt when on the lock screen. Previous rumours suggested the Touch ID scanner would be built behind the screen but Japanese website Macotakara says this looks unlikely.

Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 will be 'even more powerful' than the new iPhone

However, at this pace, the company can ship anywhere between 140-150 million smartphones, which will be only marginally higher than previous year. He also said that the Mate 10 would have longer battery life with quicker charging speed as well as better photographing capability as compared to Apple's next iPhone.

Electronics PlayStation Plus prices soaring, online membership more expensive from 31 August
Author: 0 PlayStation Plus prices soaring, online membership more expensive from 31 August

As a bonus for PS4 gamers is the title That's You , a party quiz game for up to 5 players where you get to find out what you really think about each other. As usual, there's a total of six games divided evenly across PS4, PS3, and Vita . Developed by Noego Games, this is a stealth game reminiscent of puzzles, in which you are trying to get the main character, Gary, to his job, since he is late.

Electronics Samsung Profits Set to Top Apple's For the First Time Ever
Author: 0 Samsung Profits Set to Top Apple's For the First Time Ever

Samsung pulled in 61 trillion won ($54.8 billion) in revenue and 14 trillion won ($12.6 billion) in profit for the three months ending June 31. Samsung Galaxy S8 Active will have the same 5.8-inch QHD+ display , Snapdragon 835 chipset, 12MP dual pixel rear camera and an 8MP front snapper.

Electronics Samsung Pay might work on non-Samsung phones from next year
Author: 0 Samsung Pay might work on non-Samsung phones from next year

The company has also been thinking to make an accessory which will let the users of the un-supported device also use the Samsung Pay services but at the end of the day, it should also be feasible to them. Apple Pay & the US Wallet Opportunity The research found that Apple Pay , and the alternative wallets that have followed in its wake, are set to establish themselves as the primary contactless mechanisms of choice in the US.

Electronics Motorola is working on to bring Google DayDream to Moto Z2 Force
Author: 0 Motorola is working on to bring Google DayDream to Moto Z2 Force

That means unboxing the device itself and its newest associate: the Moto 360 Camera ( Moto Mod ). According to the company, the ShatterShield display with help the smartphone stay protected even under harshest of the conditions. The previous leaks hint that the Moto X4 could come with a 12MP sensor in the rear and a 16MP camera at the front. Under this, one sensor is created to capture light in color while the other is known to capture images well in monochrome.

Author: 0 Despite Samsung's record profits, its smartphone business is still in trouble

Although Samsung anticipates a heavy third quarter for smartphone purchases, the company cited unidentified competitors as potential problems for its business. The company will also release a model with the Exynos 8895 chip for other markets. It sounds like Samsung is expecting lower sales for both its flagships in the coming quarter.

Electronics Stocks hit fresh record highs
Author: 0 Stocks hit fresh record highs

The S&P 500 , along with the Nasdaq, reversed gains from earlier in the session, while MSCI's 47-country All World share index eked out a record high. "When people get nervous, they take money out of the outperformers first", said Ken Polcari, director of the NYSE floor division at O'Neil Securities in NY.

Electronics Apple to release third-generation Watch
Author: 0 Apple to release third-generation Watch

It has been quite sometime Apple introduced an update to the operating system of its Watch series but things might change. The company will be making the new Apple Watch for Apple. Beyond this, key updates will likely be improved biometrics, improved battery life, new designs and, potentially, more models and partnership-sponsored devices like the one Apple did with Nike.

Electronics Say Goodbye to Adobe Flash Player Before It's Getting Eliminated
Author: 0 Say Goodbye to Adobe Flash Player Before It's Getting Eliminated

No more updates for Flash will come from Adobe after 2020. But the firm added that it remained committed to support Flash up until the end of 2020 "as customers and partners put their migration plans into place". This would end up being a death blow that would eat away at Flash for the next 10 years. But on Chrome, now the most popular web browser, Flash's usage has fallen off dramatically.

Author: 0 AMD Ryzen 3 1300X and Ryzen 3 1200

The Ryzen 3 1200 on the other hand runs at a 3.1GHz base, with a 3.4GHz boost. Entry level processors are going quad-core! That is very much Intel Core i3 territory, so let's now see how they could potentially stack up. AMD's new low-level CPU, Ryzen 3, is finally here. The Ryzen 3 1300X CPU was the second strongest performer on the Ashes of the Singularity test at 1080p and extreme settings, rendering the game at 46.8 fps (the lesser Ryzen 3 1200 saw a drop to 42.63 fps).

Electronics National Assembly votes on 32 constitution review bills
Author: 0 National Assembly votes on 32 constitution review bills

The third and fourth bills that we're happy to see were positively voted on are moves to ensure we have more women in power. They voted 92 against four to pass the amendment seeking to whittle down the power of the President to veto amendments to the constitution.

Electronics Samsung Pay could come to non-Samsung phones
Author: 0 Samsung Pay could come to non-Samsung phones

While several premium Samsung phones support the full-fledged Samsung Pay service, some mid-range phones, such as Galaxy J7 Pro and J7 Max that recently launched in India, only support a stripped-down version of the service, called Samsung Pay Mini .

Electronics Grand Theft Auto 6 Motion Capture Already Underway
Author: 0 Grand Theft Auto 6 Motion Capture Already Underway

According to the resume of an actor , motion capture work has begun on Grand Theft Auto 6. The last game in the series, " Grand Theft Auto V ", moved more than 70 million units as of November 2016 - it originally launched in September 2013.

Electronics Why Advanced Micro Devices' Stock Has Climbed 31% in 2017
Author: 0 Why Advanced Micro Devices' Stock Has Climbed 31% in 2017

Both companies report quarterly results on Thursday, with Twitter's numbers coming out before the stock market opens and Intel putting out its report after the close of trading. The operating income for this segment, of $7 million compares very favourably against the loss of $81 million in the same quarter previous year. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was originally published by Transcript Daily and is owned by of Transcript Daily.

Electronics New McLaren P15 to ditch hybrid engine
Author: 0 New McLaren P15 to ditch hybrid engine

Officials at the Woking-based supercar maker refuse to confirm the vehicle but Autocar reports the P15 will be the successor to the McLaren P1 . While company officials "refuse to confirm" its existence, the vehicle - dubbed " P15 " - is expected to "be the second model in the firm's Ultimate Series after the P1".

Electronics August 2017's PS Plus lineup revealed for PS4, PS3, and Vita
Author: 0 August 2017's PS Plus lineup revealed for PS4, PS3, and Vita

Though it doesn't require that you own Black Flag in order to play it, Freedom Cry is set 20 years after the events of Black Flag , so you may still want to play the main game before you check it out. PS Vita players, on the other hand, will be treated to copies of Downwell and Level 22 . Sony has also released PlayStation Plus Summer Movies for six weeks, featuring six popular titles including Boss Baby , Logan , LEGO Batman Movie, Power Rangers , Kong Skull Island and ...

Electronics Korea's LG Display to Invest $7bn in OLED
Author: 0 Korea's LG Display to Invest $7bn in OLED

LG will build two smartphone screen production lines at existing facilities in South Korea and will also add a large size screen facility, for TVs, in China. They are also more flexible and consume less power. "We can not say much about the partnership but our investment principle is hedging risks", he said in response to some concerns about the firm's big spending in the coming years.

Electronics Company develops hearing implant for iPhone
Author: 0 Company develops hearing implant for iPhone

So, a Nucleus 7 implant and a ReSound hearing aid will sync with each other when paired to an iPhone . Apple has teamed up with Cochlear to create the first cochlear implant that will be natively compatible with iOS . From a busy restaurant to outdoors in blustering wind, the technology prioritizes voices over background sounds in a noisy environment. With over 360 million people worldwide suffering from serious hearing loss, it's nice to see companies working together to make a ...