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Electronics The Tamagotchi is coming back to steal your free time
Author: 0 The Tamagotchi is coming back to steal your free time

Yes, the new Tamagotchi looks very much like the original, including the device's egg shape, with six different designs pulled from the original Japanese launch. There have been 82 million Tamagotchis sold worldwide since the toy's 1997 release. "It's such an honor to bring back one of the most beloved toys in a way that captures the magic and joy of a generation while embracing the sensibilities of new generations".

Electronics Eagles reveal teams they will love to face in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Eagles reveal teams they will love to face in Russian Federation

With the victory, Nigeria now tops their Group B which comprises Cameroon, Zambia and Algeria with 13 points and qualified for the World Cup with a game to spare. The 64-year-old coach, who was employed 15 months ago, led the team to a 1- 0 defeat of Tanzania in Uyo in September 2016; 2-1 defeat of Zambia in Ndola in October, 2016.

Author: 0 Porsche Passport subscription service to be trialled in the USA

It will help consumers look around for more options when buying vehicles or leasing models. The good news is, Porsche's new Passport subscription program allows anyone in Atlanta to subscribe for $2,000 per month. Prospective members will need to pay a US$500 ($643) one-off activation fee, and membership is subject to background and credit checks. Those interested in the service must simply download the Porsche Passport application on either Apple or Android smartphones, and he or she can ...

Electronics Plug-in hybrid Range Rover confirmed for Australia
Author: 0 Plug-in hybrid Range Rover confirmed for Australia

Dubbed the P400e PHEV, this Range Rover combines a 2.0-litre petrol engine with an electric motor, producing a combined 398bhp. As with the current auto, this updated Range Rover can be ordered in both standard and long-wheelbase forms, with the latter geared towards markets where buyers are more likely to be passengers rather than drivers.

Electronics Nvidia Corp Sentiment Improves on Better Stock Potential
Author: 0 Nvidia Corp Sentiment Improves on Better Stock Potential

Leerink Swann has "Outperform" rating and $58 target. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 23rd will be given a $0.14 dividend. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $155.31. Keywise Capital Management Ltd holds 20.54% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation for 259,720 shares. Wealthfront Inc. now owns 20,343 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock valued at $2,171,000 after buying an additional 2,633 shares during the period.

Author: 0 RSI Alert: Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ: TXN)

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) has risen 0.69% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 62.83% the S&P500. QCOM's profit will be $1.02B for 19.16 P/E if the $0.69 EPS becomes a reality. The rating was maintained by Ascendiant Capital Markets with "Buy" on Thursday, July 23. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $58.0 target in Tuesday, January 12 report.

Electronics New Android Wear 2.0 Features Can Now Arrive Via Play Store
Author: 0 New Android Wear 2.0 Features Can Now Arrive Via Play Store

Last week Android Wear smartwatches disappeared from the Google Store, prompting (it turns out) unwarranted fears the platform was on the way out. The aim with this is to publish more timely improvements between full over-the-air firmware updates that can often take months to arrive after they've been released.

Author: 0 Dow Jones blames technical error for headlines claiming Google is buying Apple

Dow Jones provided the following statement to 9to5mac : "Please disregard the headlines that ran on Dow Jones Newswires between 9:34 a.m. ET and 9:36 a.m. He passed away in October 2011, so even if the headlines about Google buying Apple were true, the announcement would've been made years ago. In a weird quote, Google employees are stated to have said "yay" when they found out they were moving to "Apple's fancy headquarters".

Electronics Carrie Fisher's Dog Watching The New 'Star Wars' Trailer Will Destroy You
Author: 0 Carrie Fisher's Dog Watching The New 'Star Wars' Trailer Will Destroy You

Lupita Nyong'o also reprises her role as Maz Kanata. You'll be able to see the new Trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi momentarily, though the full film won't be out until mid December. It didn't scare me enough then.it does now". This being Star Wars , there are plenty of characters with weighty destinies. This is identical to The Force Awakens , which had a series of such one-sheets that were unveiled periodically over the early course of the film's theatrical run.

Electronics Russia-backed ads found on YouTube, Gmail
Author: 0 Russia-backed ads found on YouTube, Gmail

Google did this by downloading historical data that Twitter makes available to developers, according to the Post's sources. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.), Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J.) and Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) sent letters Facebook and Twitter last week, urging the companies to turn over ads bought by Kremlin linked actors to the CBC.

Electronics Middle-earth: Shadow of War is now available on Xbox One
Author: 0 Middle-earth: Shadow of War is now available on Xbox One

Shadow of War is no different, and according to recent info from an IGN editor, the game will weigh in at 97.7GB on PC, which is 53% bigger than the PlayStation 4 Pro's 63.93GB install size. We can't wait to see the awesome stories players are going to create and share once they experience all that Middle-earth: " Shadow of War has to offer".

Electronics Overwatch Halloween Event Now Live
Author: 0 Overwatch Halloween Event Now Live

The event sees the return of Junkenstein's Revenge and a brand new endless mode. The Halloween Terror event began Tuesday and runs for three weeks, and it also included the release of eight new legendary skins . Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017 skins are what we're all keen for though and Blizzard didn't disappoint. They're discounted from their typical 3x credit price down to typical prices, so if you didn't get skins like Junkenstein previous year, they're now cheaper! Overwatch ...

Electronics Zuckerberg taps VR to detail relief efforts in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Zuckerberg taps VR to detail relief efforts in Puerto Rico

In a video posted to his account, Facebook CEO Zuckerberg joined by the company's head of social virtual reality, Rachel Franklin , toured a devastated Puerto Rico as they essentially sold Facebook's products. Moreover, they also announced the creation of population maps using Artificial Intelligence (AI). Moreover, it will help people determine their location and density in those places.

Author: 0 Skype for Android adds Cortana support for chat suggestions and more

Cortana appears within Skype in two ways. "With Cortana, we've added a powerful, intelligent assistant to help you with your everyday tasks right where you are and save you time". "So now, you can have natural conversations in one-on-one chats with Cortana". While it seems like it's now becoming table stakes to include an A.I.

Author: 0 Active Volume Stock: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

The RSI was created by J. Welles Wilder who was striving to measure whether or not a stock was overbought or oversold. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Cowen & Co. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) on Monday, May 15 to "Overweight" rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, February 19 by Cowen & Co. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) on Wednesday, August 5 with "Buy" rating.

Electronics Student 'shoots police officer dead' at station
Author: 0 Student 'shoots police officer dead' at station

Daniels into the department for questioning when the officer was shot in the head, the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal is reporting. A SWAT group landed at the scene and Lubbock police aided the scan for Daniels , which finished when a Texas Tech officer handled him around 9.30 p.m.

Author: 0 Microsoft's Joe Belfiore confirms Windows phone is no more a 'focus'

Microsoft's Corporate Vice President in the Operating Systems Group Joe Belfiore tweeted; "We have tried VERY HARD to incent app devs". He says that the company even went so far as to write apps for developers, but the lack of users on the platform kept them from investing in it.

Electronics Twitter working on new bookmarking tool to save tweets
Author: 0 Twitter working on new bookmarking tool to save tweets

Micro-blogging site Twitter has announced that it is developing a bookmarking feature to save tweets . Both Coleman and Shah emphasised that they would be relying on community feedback to flesh out the new tool, and encouraged users to tweet at them with the #SaveForLater hashtag.

Author: 0 New Hellblade Accolades Trailer Highlights Mental Illness

Today being World Mental Health Day , all proceeds from Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice will go to charity. United Kingdom charity Rethink Mental Illness will be the beneficiary of Hellblade's profits. Hellblade was generally well-received, particularly in its depiction of how mental health can affect someone's life, albeit in a fantasy setting.

Electronics Huawei Mate 10 Pro specs surface
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 Pro specs surface

The Android 8.0 Oreo beta programme for Huawei Mate 9 comes weeks after it was spotted running the new firmware on benchmarking website Geekbench. The Chinese mobile phone manufacturer has now made Android 8.0 Oreo beta programme available for download for the Huawei Mate 9 . Instead, it appears from the previously leaked images that the bezel-less, full-screen model would be the Mate 10 Pro.

Electronics Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 India Launch Today, How to Watch Live
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 India Launch Today, How to Watch Live

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer will be announcing the bezel-less display flagship phone at an event set to happen in New Delhi today at 12PM. Under the hood, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 64-bit octa-core SoC is paired with Adreno 540 GPU and 6GB of RAM.

Electronics Honor 7X appears on Geekbench days before the official launch
Author: 0 Honor 7X appears on Geekbench days before the official launch

Honor 7X , which is a successor to Huawei's one of the most popular phones Honor 6X smartphone, has been spotted on GeekBench ahead of its October 11 launch in China. The device may have a 16MP+2MP rear Camera while in the front, it may come with an 8MP shooter. Standard features like a fingerprint scanner, Gyroscopic sensor and infra-red sensor will also make its way towards the Honor 7X .

Author: 0 Google Releases a Multitude of Devices to Counter Amazon, Apple, and... GoPro?

More specifically, the explanation was provided by Google Pixel Community Manager Orrin. Impressively, it manages this despite having "only" a single-camera design for its main camera . Pichai said that Google wants to create products that are ideal mix of hardware, software and AI. Pixel 2 is backed by a 2700mAh battery which delivers up to 7 hours of power after 15 minutes of charge and Pixel 2 XL by a 3520mAh which also up to 7 hours of power after 15 minutes of charge.

Electronics Evolution Gets First In-Game Footage, Still No Gameplay
Author: 0 Evolution Gets First In-Game Footage, Still No Gameplay

Frontier wanted gamers to experience that "original Jurassic Park dream" that spurred John Hammond forward in the 1993 film . A variety of challenges will greet players depending on the decisions made in the development of the park. You can also choose to balance all three. Developer Frontier, the studio behind Planet Coaster and Elite Dangerous , first announced Jurassic Park Evolution at Gamescom - but this new trailer is our first proper look at its gameplay.

Electronics Google Brings Cellular Service to Puerto Rico Using Balloons
Author: 0 Google Brings Cellular Service to Puerto Rico Using Balloons

In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. The FCC's daily status report also shows significant wireline, TV and radio outages remain in both Puerto Rico and the U.S. First announced in June 2013, Project Loon is a research and development project first developed by Google X division, whose main goal was to provide internet access to remote areas and restore communication to disaster-affected regions.

Author: 0 Apple still the best-selling smartphone

Still, any battery problems are concerning in light of the Galaxy Note 7 and its tendency to explode. Apple has released the all new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, which are already up for grabs across the globe. The test is conducted also in comparison with other models of equivalent range, namely the iPhone 8 Plus, the HTC U11 and the Google Pixel. Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy S8 flagship series recorded a smaller shipment volume this year.

Author: 0 'Blade Runner 2049' Opens With $6.8 Million in Early International Box Office

Despite strong advance ticket sales and glowing reviews from many critics, the movie made $12.7m on Thursday night and Friday, $11.4m on Saturday and a projected $7.4m on Sunday from just over 4,000 cinemas. It's set in a dystopian Los Angeles in 2049, with Gosling starring as an LAPD officer tracking down illegal replicants. "Alcon and Denis [Villeneuve, the director] made an incredible movie".

Author: 0 IPhone 8 Plus batteries swelling in at least 6 different reports

On the other side, new similar reports have now emerged from other countries as well including Greece, Canada , and China . Someone in Japan then posted photos of a split-apart phone on Twitter . It's quite likely that Apple's iPhone is designed in a way which allows this situation to unfold as it has, rather than risk such failure resulting in a fire - or worse still, an explosion.

Author: 0 Cracked iPhone 8 reported anew in China

A bunch of cases earlier this week have signaled towards a possible defective battery in some of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus units which abnormally swells up the device. An LCD version of the phone in 6-inch size is also speculated to be launched the same time. This may account for the two isolated cases that have been reported so far.

Author: 0 Google unveils new Pixel phones, futuristic headphones, other gadgets

Orrin went on to list off 12 available USB-C or Bluetooth headphones that are compatible with the Pixel 2 , as well as seven mode that are described as "coming soon". When switched on, it "automatically turns on Do Not Disturb while you're in a moving vehicle". On the front, the devices will sport an 8MP secondary camera.

Author: 0 Telltale's Batman features real image of assassinated Russian diplomat

Although Telltale Games' prompt response must be appreciated, it certainly raises questions regarding the QA testing of games, and as to how such a public and disturbing image made it to the final version of the game. You can see the image from Batman The Enemy Within below which contain that actual victim of the assassination . Our man Patrick reviewed the game recently and said: " Batman: The Enemy Within Episode 2 - The Pact moves the series' story forward nicely, confronting ...

Electronics IOC suspends Brazil Olympic Committee, Rio 2016 boss over vote-buying case
Author: 0 IOC suspends Brazil Olympic Committee, Rio 2016 boss over vote-buying case

The Brazilian National Olympic Committee will meet on Wednesday to discuss its suspension. In a statement, the IOC said the Brazilian Olympic Committee was also suspended due to its responsibility for Rio's bid. Nuzman is accused of arranging more than US$2 million in bribes in order to ensure Rio de Janeiro was elected host of the 2016 Olympic Games. Businessman Arturo Soares, a contractor for Cabral's administration, is alleged to have delivered the payments.

Electronics Super Mario Odyssey new overview trailer: It's time to get excited
Author: 0 Super Mario Odyssey new overview trailer: It's time to get excited

That's not very far off, so Nintendo has released a special overview trailer showcasing what we can expect to see in the game when it's launched. Mario teams up with a new friend, Cappy . There's a lot more the trailer covers - including Super Mario Odyssey's two-player mode - but we won't spoil it all here. In what looks like one of Cappy's most fun features, he can be tossed on the head of an enemy , or on top of various objects, to take it over.

Electronics Harman Kardon Invoke Speaker Price Possibly Revealed
Author: 0 Harman Kardon Invoke Speaker Price Possibly Revealed

That price does include 6 months of free Skype calls to mobile phones and landlines in the United States., but given the prevalence of VOIP via apps such as Facetime and Messenger this is unlikely to be a major enticement. From this new menu, users can sign into smart home services, thereby giving Cortana control. The Invoke will be a US -only product the page confirms.

Electronics Carentan will officially return in Call of Duty: WWII
Author: 0 Carentan will officially return in Call of Duty: WWII

According to Sledgehammer, Call of Duty: WWII's full suite of anti-hacking/cheating tech wasn't yet implemented in the beta, and security will be tighter in the final game. Pre-ordering the game is a low commitment. Well, it seems it's not a rumor anymore as the official Call of Duty Twitter account confirmed it! Get ready for a bit of nostalgia because a classic " Call of Duty " map will make its way to " Call of Duty : WW2".

Electronics Japanese F1 GP: Lewis Hamilton is 'prepared for war' at Suzuka
Author: 0 Japanese F1 GP: Lewis Hamilton is 'prepared for war' at Suzuka

But an optimistic Hamilton reported: "The auto was a lot better this morning in the dry than it was in the last race". Going into the race, Hamilton hinted at high rates of tyre wear due to the layout of the first sector of Suzuka and also predicted that Ferrari will be on the pace on Sunday.

Electronics The best smartphone for photography is the Pixel 2
Author: 0 The best smartphone for photography is the Pixel 2

The color accuracy, clarity, and contrast of the Galaxy S8 also earned top marks against the iPhone 8 and its predecessor, the S7. Overall, both the Note 8 and iPhone 8 Plus settled at 94/100. Google has managed to provide a great camera for sure, but what really makes a big leap in the performance of the phone's camera is its artificial intelligence that's giving it a palpable lead over Apple's brilliant camera chops.

Electronics Samsung Note 8 finally hits the Kenyan market
Author: 0 Samsung Note 8 finally hits the Kenyan market

In other words, it's capable of taking shots without that much noise even when zoomed in or in low-light settings and focusing on the subject fairly quick. DxOMark's newly published test of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has awarded it the same score of 94 that the Apple's iPhone 8 Plus achieved - just ahead of the iPhone 8's score of 92.

Electronics Indian shares post first weekly gain in three, Tata Steel jumps 5%
Author: 0 Indian shares post first weekly gain in three, Tata Steel jumps 5%

On Thursday, the benchmark indices closed with marginal losses. At 10.30 AM: Sensex zoomed over 187 points or 0.59% at 31,779.76 while the wider Nifty was up by over 68 points or 0.69% at 9,956.85. Market breadth was in the favour of gainers, with about 2 stocks advancing to every 1 stock that declined. Domestic institutional investors (DIIs) bought shares worth a net Rs 519.03 crore, while foreign fund outflows stood at Rs 656.50 crore yesterday, according to provisional data from ...

Electronics Destiny 2 Xur Items and Location for October 6
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Xur Items and Location for October 6

Xur will only be sticking around until the weekly reset on Tuesday, October 10th, so make sure you pay him a visit before then if you're interested in any of this week's items. He is not selling any cosmetic items but only one weapon and three exotic armour pieces. It also provides healing and increased movement speed when an ally is killed.