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Electronics Latest Dell XPS 13 Models Get 8th Gen Intel Core Processors
Author: 0 Latest Dell XPS 13 Models Get 8th Gen Intel Core Processors

In another key development, Dell has announced numerous crucial updates to its XPS (XPS 13) and Inspiron systems. Finally, Dell is refreshing its Inspiron 5000 2-in-1s with eighth-generation processors from Intel. Dell also promises a high level of comfort. As a Windows Mixed Reality device, the Dell headset uses some of the same technology that Microsoft has in its HoloLens augmented reality device.

Electronics The Sonos smart speaker with microphone hits the FCC
Author: 0 The Sonos smart speaker with microphone hits the FCC

From an FCC filing , the speaker has been given model name S13. Sonos appears to be working on a new speaker that has a built-in, voice-controlled digital assistant - just like the Amazon Echo . We know about its forthcoming voice-enabled speaker because such a device was filed with the FCC , and the filing describes a speaker with voice control and far field microphones capable of picking up voice commands in a big room and filtering out background noise.

Electronics Western Digital likely to win Toshiba deal
Author: 0 Western Digital likely to win Toshiba deal

Western Digital, Toshiba and a state-backed fund, the Innovation Network of Japan, which is a member of the consortium declined to comment. If agreed, the arrangement is expected to be announced Thursday. The losses have plunged the Japanese conglomerate into negative net worth, a situation it must remedy by next March to avoid delisting from the Tokyo stock market.

Electronics Kim and Kanye think Taylor Swift's diss track is 'pathetic'
Author: 0 Kim and Kanye think Taylor Swift's diss track is 'pathetic'

Why?" For years, Swift folded gossipy bits, which allowed fans to feel like canny sleuths privy to secret insider info, into songs so well-crafted and expansive that non-celebrities (even non-fans) could recognize elements of our own heartbreak and desire within them as well.

Electronics Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Release by End of August
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Release by End of August

Xiaomi now offering a 3GB RAM variant of Redmi 4A at Rs. 6,999, and the Redmi 4 with much better hardware, metal body, and fingerprint scanner retails for just Rs. There are a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP rear camera for the photography department. It will be interesting to see whether consumers go for the powerful version of the Redmi 4A or the entry-level premium Redmi 4 .

Electronics Pop Star Pink Give Inspirational Speech Against Bullying At MTV VMA's
Author: 0 Pop Star Pink Give Inspirational Speech Against Bullying At MTV VMA's

She said she told her daughter that critics have levelled abuse at her, claiming she is "too strong" or "too masculine " but she has not made any attempt to change to meet their expectations. After her daughter conceded "no" to all these points Pink asked, "do you see me selling out arenas all over the world?" Pink added that it doesn't matter if people see her differently and they criticize her for her opinions , what she looks like, that she does not grow her hair out, change ...

Electronics Nintendo is Shutting Down Miiverse in November
Author: 0 Nintendo is Shutting Down Miiverse in November

All related services, including TVii, WiiU chat and Miiverse itself, will cease be come 3pm JST on November 8. We knew this was coming. Miiverse may not have been one of the most essential Wii U feature, but plenty of people used it when the Wii U was the latest and greatest machine from Nintendo.

Electronics YouTube's big makeover continues with redesigned mobile app, new logo and more
Author: 0 YouTube's big makeover continues with redesigned mobile app, new logo and more

The updated logo consists of the YouTube icon - a red tube with a white screen and a red play button - followed by the YouTube wordmark in black. So, first thing's first: the new logo. The latter refers to the multi-faceted nature of the logo that now has an abbreviated version which will automatically be displayed on smaller screens, whereas its full variant that can be seen above is now reserved for other offerings.

Electronics Sonos appears set to launch Amazon Alexa-controlled smart speaker
Author: 0 Sonos appears set to launch Amazon Alexa-controlled smart speaker

Named S13 (though this may be a codename), the speaker supports multiple voice platforms as well as multiple music services, meaning that there's a possibility it could work with Apple's Siri, Amazon's Alexa and Google's Assistant. It was easy to dismiss the rumors that Sonos was planning on integrating Alexa, Amazon's smart assistant, into its Play family of connected speakers.

Electronics Amazon slashes Music Unlimited subscriptions for students
Author: 0 Amazon slashes Music Unlimited subscriptions for students

Now that your group is setup, all you have to say is, "Alexa, play Gangstarr on upstairs ", and all group Echo members will fire up your favorite Gangstarr tracks. Spotify and SiriusXM support is coming soon. Either way, Alexa music controls are expanding and you may not need an Echo to take advantage for long. Echo devices, Echo Dot and Echo Show smart speaker systems will support multi-room music in the U.S., U.K., and Germany, starting today.

Electronics VMware Product Reveals Include Team-Ups with AWS, HP
Author: 0 VMware Product Reveals Include Team-Ups with AWS, HP

CloudPhysics is announcing the availability of two assessment offerings. VMWare has announced the launch of AppDefense , a new security solution created to protect applications running on VMware vSphere-based virtualized and cloud environments.

Electronics BMW i3s Debuts With More Power and Sportier Looks
Author: 0 BMW i3s Debuts With More Power and Sportier Looks

The warmer i3 S is no different. 0 - 97 km/h is achieved at 6.8 seconds while top speed is limited at 160 km/h. BMW quotes an official range of 174 miles for the i3s, but estimates owners should be able to manage 125 miles between charges in everyday use.

Electronics Taylor Swift slammed by Beyonce's fans
Author: 0 Taylor Swift slammed by Beyonce's fans

Swift has teamed up with Ticketmaster's new Verified Fan program to offer her followers a chance to buy tickets to her upcoming concert tour by participating in various "boost activities" until initial registration closes on November 28. The Taylor Swift clones have taken Adele's Vevo crown. Some felt the song was a diss toward Kanye West, whom Swift has had issues with in the past.

Electronics Final Fantasy XV: even GTX 1080 Ti can't do 4K 60FPS
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV: even GTX 1080 Ti can't do 4K 60FPS

This version of Final Fantasy XV is a mobile adaptation of the game in which everything seems to take a chibi art style. "We very much do want to move out and do as much as we can with the game, with the franchise". It's certainly not zero. Recently, Square Enix , at the Gamescom of Cologne, announced the arrival of the Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition , which will be available early in 2018 on the Windows 10 store, Steam, and Origin .

Author: 0 Bethesda: Game of Thrones? Target Might Have Just Leaked a new IP

It's certainly possible a Game of Thrones RPG is one of them. Over the weekend, the sleuths over at NeoGAF spotted a peculiar product listing on a United States retailer's website. However, the listing is quite clearly a placeholder and doesn't contain any sort of description, a box art, a price, a release date, or confirmation that this is even a video game.

Electronics Capcom announces Menat, as the new Street Fighter
Author: 0 Capcom announces Menat, as the new Street Fighter

The Eyes of the Future will be added to the game with three unique appearances-her standard skin, a story costume, and a battle costume. Most Street Fighter V fans will definitely want to get their hands on Menat when she is officially added to the game on August 29.

Electronics LG V30 to pack improved audio chops, company confirms
Author: 0 LG V30 to pack improved audio chops, company confirms

The phone will have digital filter features, which allow users to choose from short, slow, or sharp reverberation; while sound preset allows users to choose from four sounds: balanced, clear, live, and amplify low. The Hi-Fi Quad DAC controls left and right audio signals separately, adjusting balance in such detail that listeners will feel as if they are standing in the center of a concert venue.

Electronics Beware! Sarahah Breaches Anonymity, Uploads Private Contact Information
Author: 0 Beware! Sarahah Breaches Anonymity, Uploads Private Contact Information

According to a report in The Intercept , Sarahah is getting all your email addresses and contact details and storing them on its servers. Sarahah, according to its description, "helps you in discovering your strengths and areas for improvement by receiving honest feedback from your employees and your friends in a private manner".

Electronics Download: Android 8.0 Oreo Pixel Launcher Port For Any Device
Author: 0 Download: Android 8.0 Oreo Pixel Launcher Port For Any Device

Google Play Store is the most reliable source for downloading apps on an Android phone, as the risk of potential threats lurking behind them is less compared to third-party stores. Unlike there's any big update, Google doesn't disclose the changelogs of this app. It blocks installation of apps without your permission even if the setting to download apps from unknown sources is enabled.

Electronics WhatsApp announces Verified Business Accounts update
Author: 0 WhatsApp announces Verified Business Accounts update

This would appear as a green tick mark beside the profile. It has confirmed the users that this new update will enable WhatsApp to support Verified Business Accounts . We have already seen Facebook , Twitter , Instagram with a verified account that has a small badge on them. If you already have a verified account number saved by generic name, the name that you have given will be displayed.

Electronics Taylor Swift premieres 'Look What You Made Me Do' at the VMAs
Author: 0 Taylor Swift premieres 'Look What You Made Me Do' at the VMAs

The MTV Video Music Awards show is known for controversial moments and just plain weird stuff , and this includes some eye-opening attire worn by celebrities arriving on the red carpet. British veteran rocker Rod Stewart will also perform his 1978 hit Do You Think I'm Sexy with U.S. dance-rock band DNCE while other performers include Fifth Harmony , Lamar, Cyrus, Sheeran and Demi Lovato .

Electronics Xiaomi teases global launch of a new Mi phone on Sept 5
Author: 0 Xiaomi teases global launch of a new Mi phone on Sept 5

Xiaomi claims that the Mi 5X can parallel the Mi 6 in terms of camera performance. Earlier: August 18th, 2017 - Xiaomi now sells the high-end smartphones under the Mi series and the affordable smartphones through the Redmi series. Now, the company might announce a new smartphone called Mi A1 under the Mi series. Xiaomi launched the Mi 5X smartphone in China last month. Still, it is expected that the device will be the Xiaomi Mi 5X .

Electronics PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds just toppled Dota 2 off its throne on steam
Author: 0 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds just toppled Dota 2 off its throne on steam

Making its achievements even more impressive is the fact that the game, with a price tag of $30, is not yet even finished. Unfortunately, it still has a long way to go to holding the overall record. Simply put, more people can get into PUBG , whether they're playing or watching from the sidelines. This weekend PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds finally surpasses DOTA 2 for concurrent users on Steam .

Electronics Google could allow users to permanently mute websites with autoplaying content
Author: 0 Google could allow users to permanently mute websites with autoplaying content

Google's François Beaufort on Friday announced that the Chrome team "is now experimenting with a setting to mute/unmute a website directly from the Page Info bubble", which is located to the left of the URL in the address bar. For those who are using the Canary build , have you seen the option to mute tabs yet? For websites with HTTPS enabled, the icon will instead appear with a padlock icon and a "Secure" label.

Electronics Facebook down: Users unable to log
Author: 0 Facebook down: Users unable to log

More than 3,000 users have reported issues accessing the photo sharing site. And the comments just kept coming, with one Twitter user writing: "I love the fact that when Instagram stops working, the first thing I do is go to twitter to confirm it's not just me".

Electronics BlackBerry to license out its secure OS to global smartphone makers
Author: 0 BlackBerry to license out its secure OS to global smartphone makers

It's unclear at the moment, whether the licensing deals will target only the special security apps or whether BlackBerry will directly provide Secure updates to all devices running the said operating system. In addition to smartphones, BlackBerry is also looking into using BlackBerry Secure as an operating system for Internet of Things devices. All of the company's Android phones come with the " DTEK " security suite, and BlackBerry has done a pretty good job of pushing out ...

Electronics 10 die in violence in India after guru convicted of rape
Author: 0 10 die in violence in India after guru convicted of rape

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been briefed on the violence; Home Minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to the Chief Ministers of the two worst-affected states, Punjab and Haryana. He was convicted of rape on Friday. There have been 64 instances of violence in Punjab till last reports came in. "I appeal to everyone, particularly his supporters, to maintain peace".

Electronics 'Half-Life 2: Episode Three' plot revealed by former Valve writer
Author: 0 'Half-Life 2: Episode Three' plot revealed by former Valve writer

It's been ten years since the release of Half-Life 2: Episode 2 and we've been waiting years for the third and final episodic instalment to come - let alone a fully-fledged sequel in the form of Half-Life 3 . Or rather, it is until Valve announces an official, HTC Vive-exclusive Half-Life 3 that renders this all moot. But the storyline released by Laidlaw may signal the final nail in the coffin for the beloved franchise, especially since Laidlaw left Valve previous year.

Electronics Google Cloud Platform Opens To Public Internet For Cheaper Use
Author: 0 Google Cloud Platform Opens To Public Internet For Cheaper Use

Network Service Tiers , detailed in a Google blog post by cloud networking product manager Prajakta Joshi, are now officially in Alpha. Google will continue to deliver cloud services using its private fiber network - the largest network of its kind in the world - under the Premium Tier, but will eventually charge more for traffic that travels further.

Electronics Comcast Xfinity Subscribers Can Play 'Call of Duty: WWII' Early
Author: 0 Comcast Xfinity Subscribers Can Play 'Call of Duty: WWII' Early

We're giving away a PS4 Pro, along with a copy of Call of Duty: WWII Pro Edition (which includes a steel book and season pass as well as the game), a T-shirt and a poster to the creator of our favourite footage. To play, interested customers can visit xfinity.com/CallofDuty between August 21 and 31 and enter their Comcast account number to obtain a unique access code along with instructions on how to redeem the code and the dates of the beta availability.

Electronics Amazon Will Start Lowering Whole Foods Prices Starting Monday
Author: 0 Amazon Will Start Lowering Whole Foods Prices Starting Monday

A view of a Whole Foods Market in Brooklyn, New York. The retail giant said Prime "will become Whole Foods Market's customer rewards program" in the future once the company completes "certain technical integration work" and that members will get "special savings and other in-store benefits".

Electronics Drilling Down Into Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
Author: 0 Drilling Down Into Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

About 2.80 million shares traded. Maxwell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) has risen 2.75% since August 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.76% the S&P500. Among 27 analysts covering Medtronic ( NYSE:MDT ), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. The rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group with "Market Perform" on Wednesday, August 19.

Electronics Roku Takes the Lead and Runs With It
Author: 0 Roku Takes the Lead and Runs With It

Of the other major players in the market, Amazon Fire TV significantly increased its share of the installed base over the same period, growing its share from 16% to 24%, overtaking Google's Chromecast , which now holds an 18% share of the overall installed base.

Electronics Awesome New Aircraft Coming to GTA Online in Smuggler's Run
Author: 0 Awesome New Aircraft Coming to GTA Online in Smuggler's Run

The update also provides a number of new purchasable aircraft hangers and properties which will act as storage for your planes and headquarters for all your smuggling operations. The twist here is that players will have to switch vehicles during races as they travel across land, sea, and air. This is all in addition to new goodies Rockstar Games is planning to introduce for Halloween and the upcoming holiday season.

Electronics Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: All you need to know about Dagdusheth Ganpati temple
Author: 0 Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: All you need to know about Dagdusheth Ganpati temple

The 10-day festival is filled with fun, devotion and gaiety and among them are Bollywood celebrities, who welcome Ganpati with love and bid him farewell with the promise to welcome him again next year. The immersion would take place on September 5 this year. The festive fever rises high as Mangaluru is all set to rejoice Ganesh Chaturthi on Friday, August 25.

Electronics Square Enix announces remake of Secret of Mana
Author: 0 Square Enix announces remake of Secret of Mana

The reveal trailer showcases a full-scale remake, complete with voice acting, a revamped score, and 3D graphics. Secret of Mana will be available digitally for the PS4, PS Vita and on Steam from the 15th February 2018. LOCAL MULTIPLAYER: Yes! Sit down with two of your friends (up to three players) to experience the adventure together. The PlayStation 4 version is now available for pre-order in Australia for $59.95.

Electronics 'Mahanadi' actors Rachana and Jeevan killed in auto crash
Author: 0 'Mahanadi' actors Rachana and Jeevan killed in auto crash

Interestingly, its been a couple of days when Television actors Gagan Kang and Arijit Lavani too died in a road accident on Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway. Jeevan was rushed to a hospital, but was declared dead on arrival. NH 48 Kudur Police have registered a case and are investigating further. Police added that the postmortem reports suggested that they had not c o n s u m e d a n y alcohol.

Electronics Chengdu 2017: Maserati reveals refreshed Ghibli GranLusso
Author: 0 Chengdu 2017: Maserati reveals refreshed Ghibli GranLusso

Modena is preparing to show the new 2018 model year Maserati Ghibli at the Chengdu motor show in China this week. Not only does it adopt a new name-it replaces the Luxury and Sport trims-but it receives subtle design tweaks, added technology and additional refinement across the board.

Electronics Overwatch: Here's a Breakdown of the New Mercy Changes
Author: 0 Overwatch: Here's a Breakdown of the New Mercy Changes

The D.Va changes were first covered earlier this week. Her new ultimate ability changes her into an extremely mobile healing force with the freedom of flight. The changes to D.Va are in line with what was publicly announced a little while ago: her defense matrix duration is cut in half to two seconds, from four, but she's got new long-range missiles.

Electronics Snapchat to launch original scripted shows
Author: 0 Snapchat to launch original scripted shows

The broadcast features four or five segments focused on the top national and global stories of the day. A "behind the scenes"-type video doesn't cut it, he said". This week, eMarketer reported that teenagers are ditching Facebook for Instagram and Snapchat . To date, almost 25 total series and over 200 episodes of those Shows have aired on Snapchat .

Electronics Jai Lava Kusa teaser: Innocent Lava
Author: 0 Jai Lava Kusa teaser: Innocent Lava

So, did you like the Lava teaser? They said, "Two million digital views up for #LavaTeaser in no time!" The teaser reveals that Lava is a manager of a private bank and his life is like anybody else's. The background score goes perfectly well with this character, it adds the correct kind of drama. Makers plan to release audio on September 3rd Rajamouli as chief guest.

Electronics Samsung's Battle With Amazon, Apple and Google Gets Even Hotter
Author: 0 Samsung's Battle With Amazon, Apple and Google Gets Even Hotter

Samsung could be aiming for an $800 price point with the 4GB Galaxy Note 8 . In addition, the S Pen will have a new translation feature that will translate in record time after hovering over the selected text. The global version of the phone is powered by Samsung's Exynos 8895 octa-core processor , which is similar in quality to the one used in HTC U 11, OnePlus 5, Nokia 8 and Sony Xperia XZ Premium phones.

Electronics Trump shares 'eclipse' meme of him blocking out Obama
Author: 0 Trump shares 'eclipse' meme of him blocking out Obama

The series starts with a photo that shows a glimpse of Trump, who is in colour in the frame, along with a black-and-white image of Obama. The tweet quickly caught fire, generating over 17,000 comments and almost 16,000 retweets, as people jumped at the opportunity to call the president "racist", "insecure", and "juvenile".

Electronics Age of Empires 4 Announced, Made by Dawn of War Developers
Author: 0 Age of Empires 4 Announced, Made by Dawn of War Developers

Further reports indicate that " Age of Empires IV " has yet to receive a release date, but fans are expecting to see it sometime next year in the latest. In addition to the announcement of the new game, the first " Age of Empires " game celebrated its 20 anniversary. Its fans' enduring love, however, has maintained it throughout the collapse of the original developer behind the series, Ensemble Studios , and now Microsoft is looking to bring it back to the fore.