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Electronics Ubisoft Will Now Auto-Ban Players Rainbow Six Siege For Abusive Chat
Author: 0 Ubisoft Will Now Auto-Ban Players Rainbow Six Siege For Abusive Chat

In a post on the game's subreddit , the developers said that these new consequences, including permanent bans, will only be levied against users on PC. I'm not talking general competitive trash talking here, but the kind of stuff that's designed just to offend. There were some concerns that were expressed in the thread about whether or not the banning system would work on voice chat as well.

Electronics Abnormal activity in my account - what is it?
Author: 0 Abnormal activity in my account - what is it?

Basically, users sign up for a free account, then download a modified Spotify installation file. To access their Spotify account again, users are told to uninstall any "unauthorized or modified version of Spotify" and download the real Spotify app from the Google Play Store .

Electronics Mercedes A-Class UK Price and Specifications announced
Author: 0 Mercedes A-Class UK Price and Specifications announced

The 2019 Mercedes-AMG C43 is scheduled to be available to Canadian consumers by the end of 2018. The four-door coupe is a longer version of the AMG GT two-door coupe and comes with a choice of three drivetrains, offering horsepower ratings of 429, 557 and a whopping 630.

Electronics Grand Rapids schools calls National School Walkout 'teachable moment'
Author: 0 Grand Rapids schools calls National School Walkout 'teachable moment'

Board members Baylor and Mansfield agreed that students could participate in the March 14 walkout as long as the protest was peaceful, and the students' safety remained a priority. "A group of us came together about three weeks ago, as students, to discuss the issue of gun violence and the ways we could address it", said Lyndsey Johnson, senior class secretary at Central.

Electronics Pizza Hut's Pizza-Ordering Sneakers are Back for March Madness
Author: 0 Pizza Hut's Pizza-Ordering Sneakers are Back for March Madness

The Pie Tops II add an additional feature to the left shoe: a second button that can pause your TV (in theory so that you can get off your couch and get your pizza). Other features that the sneakers boast of are quite notable: "Extreme marinara splash, cheese grater mesh, branded Pizza Hut lace tags, extra "cheese pull" laces, and branded inner soles".

Electronics Bentley Bentayga Hybrid Plugs Into The Future At Geneva
Author: 0 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid Plugs Into The Future At Geneva

Described by the manufacturer as the "world's first luxury hybrid ", the Bentayga Hybrid is said to deliver performance and refinement in the same league as the existing petrol W12 and V8 models . "The Bentayga Hybrid is our first step on the road to electrification, combining traditional Bentley values with the very latest technologies", stated Adrian Hallmark, new Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bentley Motors.

Electronics YouTube to soon offer an easy way to replace video background
Author: 0 YouTube to soon offer an easy way to replace video background

This is a video segmentation tool is about to roll out to YouTube stories on mobile. The feature is now only available on mobile meant to work as a feature for " YouTube stories " - the platform's Snapchat-esque feature. Thereafter, the team worked to improve the quality by adding layers to smooth the edges between the foreground and background . As it turns out, Google is also planning to bring a brand new tool.

Electronics StarCraft 20th Anniversary Celebrated With Free Overwatch Skin, Hearthstone Packs and More
Author: 0 StarCraft 20th Anniversary Celebrated With Free Overwatch Skin, Hearthstone Packs and More

March 31, 2018 will mark 20 years since the launch of the original StarCraft , and though Blizzard already released a remastered version of the game last year, it still has something planned for this occasion. StarCraft Remastered : A new console skin awaits those who log in during the StarCraft 20th Anniversary . StarCraft Remastered will also be on sale from March 6 through March 20.

Electronics All Blacks Sevens to face Australia in fifth-placed playoff
Author: 0 All Blacks Sevens to face Australia in fifth-placed playoff

The national Rugby sevens team, Shujaa, registered mixed results at the ongoing Las Vegas Sevens, the 5th stop on the 2017/18 IRB Sevens Circuit . "Three-straight years in the semifinals, to get knocked out and to come this year I can't really tell you how (good) it feels".

Electronics 27999 on March 7
Author: 0 27999 on March 7

Xiaomi's key differentiator will be the smart TV functionality similar to that on the bigger model. It is expected that Xiaomi may launch its new television models at lower price points that its previous launch the 55-inch Mi TV 4 at around the Rs 40,000 range.

Electronics Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ to launch in India tomorrow
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ to launch in India tomorrow

Here are some pics we took with the Galaxy S9 +. The model had all its attention on the camera and as soon as the announcement was made, it was evident Galaxy S9 beat the iPhone X with its brilliant photographic capabilities. When pushed about whether the smartphone manufacturer will deliver a foldable phone this year, DJ Koh would not reveal the planned release date, jokingly responding: "Sometimes I do not listen".

Electronics The Galaxy S9 isn't fairing too well in benchmarks
Author: 0 The Galaxy S9 isn't fairing too well in benchmarks

Mor than anything else, the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ smartphones bring a major upgrade to the cameras . Not only does the still shots see an improvement, Samsung also built in the ability to capture video at up to 960fps, which is four times slower than the S8.

Author: 0 Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Raised to "Strong-Buy" at BidaskClub

Sharlyn C. Heslam increased its stake in Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN ) by 11.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Everett Harris & Company acquired 2,210 shares as Amazon.Com (AMZN)'s stock rose 13.58%. Palisade Capital Management Llc, which manages about $5.40B and $2.81B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (Prn) by 2.00M shares to 2.80 million shares, valued at $5.13M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Electronics Amazon acquires Ring, manufacturer of smart home security products
Author: 0 Amazon acquires Ring, manufacturer of smart home security products

Amazon invested in Ring past year through its venture capital arm, the Alexa Fund. Amazon uses its Alexa fund to support businesses that develop apps for the Echo and Alexa. Currently, Ring devices can integrate with Amazon's voice-controlled assistant Alexa, Reuters continues. "By working with Alexa, Ring is making home security even simpler and more convenient".

Electronics Central Michigan shooting: 2 shot, killed; suspect on the loose
Author: 0 Central Michigan shooting: 2 shot, killed; suspect on the loose

Pleasant, Michigan , according to police, and no one else was hurt. While offering his condolences to the couple's loved ones, Harvey described James Davis Sr.as an "outstanding officer" who was "loved by all here at the Village of Bellwood" and his wife, Diva Jennen Davis, as a "wonderful woman".

Author: 0 Galaxy S9's display takes honors alongside its camera

These include augmented reality (AR) features and a new camera that produces clearer images in low-light conditions. The iPhone X is on the bottom and the Galaxy S9 is on top. So the iPhone X beating the Galaxy S9 isn't a huge shock. IT administrators can also remotely and selectively install firmware updates with the Samsung Enterprise Firmware-Over-The-Air (E-FOTA on MDM) service.

Electronics NRA: Selling guns always No. 1 goal
Author: 0 NRA: Selling guns always No. 1 goal

All of this comes two weeks after the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida , where 17 people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Credit where credit is due for the White House holding these meetings in the open. "Take the guns first, go through due process second". In fact, Toomey is one of the most high-profile Republicans on gun legislation, and the bill was opposed by the NRA.

Electronics Quick Facts to Know: 2019 GMC Sierra 1500
Author: 0 Quick Facts to Know: 2019 GMC Sierra 1500

GMC has been selling loaded pickups for nearly two decades now, and the company has high hopes for its new 2019 Sierra, which it revealed to the world on Wednesday afternoon in Detroit . ft. of cargo volume. We'll have to wait to see whether the CF bed becomes the most talked-about feature with the new Sierra or the six-way MultiPro tailgate which, like the bed, will not be offered on the Silverado.

Electronics GitHub hit by largest DDoS attack in history
Author: 0 GitHub hit by largest DDoS attack in history

The memcache protocol was never meant to be exposed to the Internet, but there are now more than 50,000 known vulnerable systems exposed at the time of this writing. "The payload is the ransom demand itself, over and over again for about a megabyte of data", said Matt Ploessel , principal security intelligence researcher at Cybereason .

Author: 0 Arsenal to rival Liverpool for Premier League midfielder

And his performances have caught the eye of Liverpool , who could be in the market for central midfielders with Emre Can set to leave. Can has risen to prominence at Anfield under Klopp as the defensive centre of a three-man midfield and therefore whoever replaces the German would need to have discipline and the ability to break up play.

Electronics Far Cry 5 live-action trailer details its villain, Father Joseph
Author: 0 Far Cry 5 live-action trailer details its villain, Father Joseph

The film takes place in Hope County, Montana, which is the same location as the game. The film delves deep into the project at Eden's Gate and its ruthless leader, Joseph Seed, setting up the stage for the game. The trio follows leads about missing locals and will encounter the risky cult. "Our partnership with Asylum Entertainment provided a unique opportunity for the team to work with top-tier acting talent in Greg Bryk that bridges the consumers' experience from the short film to the game".

Electronics Is Diablo 3 Coming To The Switch?
Author: 0 Is Diablo 3 Coming To The Switch?

Blizzard is teasing something new for Diablo 3 over on the game's official Twitter account, sharing a GIF of someone switching a Diablo night light on and off. However, I do worry about performance, as the game can have a lot of enemies on screen at once, especially at higher difficulty levels. That's not to say that a Diablo II remake is impossible, we just aren't there yet.

Electronics Dropbox and Google sign a deal for for cross-platform compatibility
Author: 0 Dropbox and Google sign a deal for for cross-platform compatibility

So members collaborating on a project can upload items directly from Drive and bring them into Google Docs , or Sheets or Slides said Scott Johnston, director of product management at Google in a February 28 blog . Google Hangouts Chat was announced in early 2017 , but the product was only available in beta until Wednesday, when the company began making it available to G Suite subscribers at no additional cost.

Electronics Instant Pot Model Sold At Walmart Recalled
Author: 0 Instant Pot Model Sold At Walmart Recalled

Instant Pot is recalling one of its multicooker models because it can pose a fire hazard . It asks anyone who owns the appliance with the batch code 1728, 1730, 1731, 1734 or 1746 to stop using it. Consumers are instructed to stop using the multicooker and to return it to Walmart to request a free replacement, or to contact Double Insight to request a return shipping label and instructions.

Electronics Alexa may be able to translate languages in real
Author: 0 Alexa may be able to translate languages in real

While the digital personal assistant lives in the Alexa app for Android users and as an optional assistant for a few smartphones, it's most associated with Amazon's smart speakers. Watch out, Google Translate and Microsoft Translator . Samsung's Bixby voice assistant on its Galaxy phones is already capable of basic translations, while Bragi also created wireless earphones a year ago that featured real-time translation.

Electronics Masked gunmen attack army headquarters in Burkina Faso
Author: 0 Masked gunmen attack army headquarters in Burkina Faso

Pictures from the scene showed a cloud of black smoke rising into the sky. The region is also now the home of a Burkina Faso militant figure, Malam Dicko, who has collaborated with militants across the border in Mali. A Reuters reporter said gunfire had largely ceased by noon. It's not clear who was behind the violence but Burkina Faso and other West African countries have been targeted by jihadist groups linked to al-Qaeda and Islamic State in the past few years.

Electronics Instagram Could Be Adding a Call Feature
Author: 0 Instagram Could Be Adding a Call Feature

Application Packages usually shows file for unreleased features that are ready to be launched by company. If Instagram rolls out the voice and video calling support, then it would make the platform a better alternative to Snapchat. So when is video and audio calling launching for Instagram? Facebook has been no stranger in helping people get in touch with each other with its social network platform, including its own Messenger service that is set to be streamlined during the ...

Electronics Google sued over the
Author: 0 Google sued over the "right to be forgotten"

The company says just 1,000 requesters were "frequent requesters ", often "law firms and reputation management services", which made up 15 percent of all requests . In a report released Monday, Google further fleshed out that metric by saying those requests comprise only 43.3 percent of the URLs it has reviewed.

Electronics Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact get full HD super slow-mo, but…
Author: 0 Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact get full HD super slow-mo, but…

With Apple being the most notable absentee from the event, Nokia and Motorola are a few manufacturers that have released a new range of smartphones. On the other hand, the Galaxy S9's camera will not disappoint either. Both the smartphones are believed to propose top-of-the line Snapdragon 845 processor of Qualcomm, and be shipped with Android Oreo. It supports high-dynamic range (HDR) display, which means colors would look more vibrant in photo viewing or video playback.

Electronics Apple plans largest iPhone, cheaper alternative
Author: 0 Apple plans largest iPhone, cheaper alternative

One will be the largest iPhone yet, while the other two will be an upgraded model about the size of the iPhone X and a less expensive phone. The current Apple flagship, the iPhone X is also available at a starting price of Rs. At 6.5 inches, it would be near, but not as large, as the iPad Mini. Bloomberg said Apple wants to "ensure it will have enough of the key battery ingredient amid industry fears of a shortage driven by the electric vehicle boom".

Electronics H1Z1 Leaves Early Access, Adds Vehicle Combat Mode, But Loses Players
Author: 0 H1Z1 Leaves Early Access, Adds Vehicle Combat Mode, But Loses Players

Although Auto Royale is a separate queue in H1Z1, the vehicle combat mode is now in beta and will be tweaked based on community feedback, according to Daybreak. With so many vehicles in play across a chaotic and deadly arena, Auto Royale is sure to be host to a wide variety of destructive gameplay and highlight moments between strategic driving and shooting.

Electronics Galaxy S9 marked the highest for display performance
Author: 0 Galaxy S9 marked the highest for display performance

Samsung has two new flagships , and like most years, they have several new features alongside welcome improvements. When light is low, the lens opens up to f/1.5. The Galaxy S9 Plus autofocus system is not the very fastest we have tested, but close to the best, and also produces very repeatable results. The aperture is basically the opening through which the camera sensor sees the image.

Electronics Apple Watch Series 3 will track your shredding on the slopes
Author: 0 Apple Watch Series 3 will track your shredding on the slopes

Until that arrives, Apple is announcing that skiers and snowboarders can use Apple Watch Series 3 to track their activities via new updates to apps available in the App Store. Apps that have been updated with the new features include snoww , Slopes, Squaw Alpine , Snocru , and Ski Tracks . I'm glad you asked. Using the new APIs and the Watch 3's built-in Global Positioning System and altimeter, they now offer the ability to track vertical descent, horizontal distance, number of runs, ...

Electronics ASUS ZenFone 5's notch looks a lot like the iPhone X's
Author: 0 ASUS ZenFone 5's notch looks a lot like the iPhone X's

There are also numerous other newcomers from Chinese OEMs like the Wiko View 2 Pro , Vernee M7 and the Ulefone T2 Pro . Many brands have sought to replicate the iPhone X design for their phones, and Leagoo was one of them. So, cameras are definitely the USP for Zenfone 5 Lite. In addition to the hardware, the ZenFone 5Z's software plays a critical role in its picture quality.

Electronics Tech giant rolls out Google Hangouts Chat for businesses
Author: 0 Tech giant rolls out Google Hangouts Chat for businesses

To accompany the release , Google also announced some intelligent feature updates to Docs and Calendar to improve their usefulness for professionals. The team communication app of Google is reportedly going to be made available for customers of its G Suite portfolio of cloud productivity apps.

Electronics Bismarck students to join national school walkouts
Author: 0 Bismarck students to join national school walkouts

But the wishes of students to participate in a walkout have raised "safety concerns" for Greenville County Schools, says Superintendent W. Burke Royster. Students and staff partaking in the walkout will be marked absent, she said. On Monday, a student in the library asked her about the details of the walkout.

Electronics Huawei in early 5G trials with more than 30 telcos: CEO
Author: 0 Huawei in early 5G trials with more than 30 telcos: CEO

Huawei has introduced its Matebook X Pro , a new high-end laptop that could sway potential Macbook Pro buyers - especially those looking to safeguard their privacy. The MateBook X Pro will launch this spring starting at around $1,850 in either space gray or mystic silver. In terms of connectivity, there are two USB Type-C ports, one of which supports Thunderbolt 3, as well as a USB 3.0 Type-A port.

Electronics Panthers release veteran RB Stewart
Author: 0 Panthers release veteran RB Stewart

Stewart, who will be 31 in March, had a year left on his contract with a salary cap number of $5.2 million. "He brought an element of toughness as a runner that set the tempo for our team". The 2018 NFL Scouting Combine got underway on Wednesday with press conferences from general managers and coaches across the National Football League, and now, on day two, players will address the media.

Author: 0 Flags to fly at half-staff March 2 to honor Rev. Billy Graham

He called Graham "an ambassador for Christ who reminded the world of the power of prayer and the gift of God's grace". Over 13,000 people attended Rev. Former President Carter, the late Coretta Scott King and Johnny Cash and boxing champ Evander Holyfield were among the notables who shared the stage during Graham's five-day crusade at the Georgia Dome in 1994, his final one here.

Electronics Jaguar's electric SUV can go nearly 300 miles on a charge
Author: 0 Jaguar's electric SUV can go nearly 300 miles on a charge

Each driver of a family's I-Pace can use their own personalized key. Hopefully we'll get a road test before long. Previously, the British brand revealed that the I-Pace can be charged to 80% capacity in just 45 minutes using a DC 100kW charger, promising great day-to-day usability.

Electronics LG Previewed The Cancelled LG G7 With A Notch At MWC
Author: 0 LG Previewed The Cancelled LG G7 With A Notch At MWC

Going by the leaked images, we can see that the G7 has adopted the iPhone X's screen notch, something that is being adopted by many Android OEMs this year. Apparently, this feature will allow the speakers on the device to play audio with "high resonance" when it's placed on any surface, according to 9To5Google.