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Author: 0 Watch the Galaxy S8 run Nintendo GameCube games without a hitch

Samsung claims that Bixby will let you control your phone purely by voice, even for operations like manipulating or editing a photo. The company said preorders for the Galaxy S8 Plus have already matched its inventory, hinting at a delay in the shipment of the high-end devices to early adopters.

Author: 0 Microsoft is trialing a refund system for its digital stores

DLCs and season passes are also not eligible for refunds. Valve updated the Steam refund policy a couple of years ago, enabling refunds for just about anything-including DLC, pre-purchases, and even Steam wallet funds-for any reason. This return service looks to be very similar to the one that Steam offers now for players. That's right - if you want to activate your 14-day or two-hour refund, you'd better be near an actual web browser.

Electronics HTC One X10 is Official Now in Russian Federation with 4000 mAh Battery
Author: 0 HTC One X10 is Official Now in Russian Federation with 4000 mAh Battery

HTC has finally unveiled the iterative upgrade to One X9, called the One X10 . HTC Mid range Android phone "HTC One X10" is launched in Russian Federation. Further, the smartphone runs on Android with HTC Sense on top and is powered by an octa-core MediaTek P10 processor . The leaked photo reveals two big features about the phone: style and a bigger battery .

Author: 0 Instagram enhances Direct for more "fun, visual conversations"

Texts and reshares will now appear in the same thread with disappearing photos and videos so you can seamlessly go back and forth with your friends. Before Tuesday, this feature was largely unique to Snapchat, as Facebook's other Snapchat-like tools ( Facebook Stories, Messenger Day, WhatsApp Status and, of course, Instagram Stories) could only be sent to a users' entire friend group, and not single accounts.

Electronics Ford's Lincoln makes play for GM-dominates big SUV market
Author: 0 Ford's Lincoln makes play for GM-dominates big SUV market

The SUV also brings a new Lincoln technology called speed-dependent adaptive lighting, which provides a wider spread of light at lower speeds for increase visibility and as the vehicle accelerates, the beam of light narrows to help eliminate the glare off signs or other distractions.

Electronics Google Photos v2.13 update brings video stabilization and few other changes
Author: 0 Google Photos v2.13 update brings video stabilization and few other changes

Obviously, you have software stabilization doing its thing, so you will have a slight decrease in the quality of the video, but the result is definitely worth it. There is however no more information on what the new mystery feature may be. The teardown has spilled some code chunks that describe a few strings of functions like creating circles, adding people to them, and following people and pages, which look identical to the ones in Google+.

Electronics VW US chief says sales will recover, announces new SUV
Author: 0 VW US chief says sales will recover, announces new SUV

The longest warranty is now offered by Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) and its Kia Motors Corp (000270.KS) affiliate. Most major competitors to the Atlas and Tiguan offer a 3-year/36,000-mile basic warranty and a 5-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Electronics Micron Technology's (MU) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company
Author: 0 Micron Technology's (MU) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company

Macquarie Initiated its coverage for Micron Technology, Inc . The median estimate represents a 30.25% increase from the last price. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Micron Technology, Inc ., where 11 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 16 analysts have given a Buy signal, 2 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

Electronics Nintendo Has Discontinued The NES Classic Edition
Author: 0 Nintendo Has Discontinued The NES Classic Edition

The console featured 30 games including some of your favorites such as Super Mario Bros . It's unclear exactly how many Nintendo Switch console will be available at EB Games location, but the retailer suggests those interested check their local store for stock.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 LEAKS With Galaxy S8 Styling

The Bixby Vision is basically an augmented reality (AR) camera feature, allowing users to find out more about various objects in real time. Samsung has revealed that one of the key features of its upcoming Galaxy S8 device will be delayed.

Electronics Google now offers 'Style Ideas' when searching for fashion
Author: 0 Google now offers 'Style Ideas' when searching for fashion

For example, when a user conducts a search for images containing specific products and finds one they like, they would be able to pull up multiple similar images by clicking on that image. "The Similar Items carousel gets millions of impressions and clicks daily from all over the world", according to Google. Of course, the feature isn't just good for users - Google is in the business of selling ads, and alongside those fashion tips, Google will also present similar items that people can buy.

Electronics All-new Kia Rio debuts in NY
Author: 0 All-new Kia Rio debuts in NY

The sedan itself, the main novelty here, is longer by 0.6 inches (now at 172.6 inches) and the wheelbase has also been stretched by 0.4 to 101.6 inches to enable a more spacious cabin, especially in the back. In the U.S. where the Rio sedan will be sold, it is offered with a 1.6-litre four-cylinder GDI engine delivering 97kW/161Nm matched with either a six-speed manual or automatic transmission.

Electronics 27 died as ISIS bombs church in Egypt on Palm Sunday
Author: 0 27 died as ISIS bombs church in Egypt on Palm Sunday

The deadliest attacks on Coptic Christians in recent times on Palm Sunday , forced President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi to make a brief appearance on television last night, when he announced the state of emergency for three months. Another witness said she saw flames flaring up to the church ceiling. At least two police officers were killed in the line of duty while trying to stop the suicide bomber.

Author: 0 Bixby won't support voice commands when Samsung Galaxy S8 launches

Samsung says some features, including Home, Reminder, and Vision, will be ready for use on the global versions of the Galaxy S8, when it goes on sale later this month. Bixby integrates with a number Samsung's own native apps, including Camera, Contacts, Gallery, Messages and Settings, with more set to debut later this year (as well as third-party integration).

Electronics #PrepareToDine - Bandai Namco is teasing a mysterious new project
Author: 0 #PrepareToDine - Bandai Namco is teasing a mysterious new project

We're hoping that whatever this project is holds onto this teaser's aesthetic, if nothing else. Since that sounds very familiar to From Software's Dark Souls series, we're not sure how to feel. Indeed, the company has now unveiled a odd video on its worldwide social networks, with the phrase "Prepare to Dine". Check back with us next week to find out what this title is! Do tell us your opinion in the comment section below.

Author: 0 Guitarist J. Geils dead at 71

But Wolf said the J. Geils Band expected to continue to perform under that name. They finally hit it big with their 11th album Love Stinks in 1980 that spawned a hit single by the same name. His hometown of Groton honored the guitarist with J. Geils Day on December 1, 2009. "Together they're the J. Geils Band , but separately they're Mr.

Author: 0 Snap shares drop following strong growth by Instagram Stories

As of the last quarter of 2016, Snapchat roughly had 158 Million daily active users which is significantly south of what Instagram is at today. The 200 million figure represents how many people watch stories on Instagram every day. After you've created a story, tap the smiley face and there will be a new sticker with a camera icon that lets you capture what Instagram calls a "mini-selfie".

Author: 0 NFL Draft: Browns On The Verge of Another Blunder

Cleveland also owns the No. 12 pick, but several QB-needy teams are in line in the span of 10 selections between the Browns' first-round spots at 1 and 12. Myles Garrett looks like the top prospect in this draft. After a one-win season, Jackson's probably feeling the pressure to dramatically improve, and with the prospect of Cody Kessler being his starting quarterback in 2017, you can't blame him for being anxious.

Author: 0 Dragoons to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Canada's military achievements during the war raised our country's worldwide stature and helped earn Canada a signature of its own, separate from England, on the Treaty of Versailles that formally ended the war. "And they remind us that one can not exist without the other". It was the first time different Canadian military divisions had fought together under one command.

Electronics Robots Now Delivering Food For Yelp's Eat24 Service In San Francisco
Author: 0 Robots Now Delivering Food For Yelp's Eat24 Service In San Francisco

Robots are also wirelessly linked to operators who, from Marble's office, virtually ride along. "Marble is starting with a "handful" of robots and keeping it opt-in when it comes to whether machines handle deliveries". Each delivery will come with a fee that goes to Marble. Marble's robot is ground-based and able to navigate autonomously to a customer's address, but is only available in certain neighborhoods - probably those without any hills or potholes.

Author: 0 Here's Where You Can Watch Star Wars Celebration Live

With Star Wars Celebration set to get underway today, Disney and Lucasfilm have announced that they will be celebrating the iconic heroes of the galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: Forces of Destiny. Starting at 11 am ET on Thursday, April 13, you'll be able to watch all of the big Star Wars panels, announcements, and behind-the-scenes footage from the comfort of your living room or at work! For a first look at the new Star Wars Forces of Destiny Adventure Figures, stop by Hasbro booth ...

Electronics Porsche and Microsoft launch partnership
Author: 0 Porsche and Microsoft launch partnership

In Forza Horizon 3, you're the boss of the Horizon Festival - the biggest and best cars and music festival in the world. (PCNA) is the exclusive USA importer of Porsche 918 Spyder, 911, Boxster and Cayman sports cars, the Macan and Cayenne SUVs, and Panamera sports sedans.

Author: 0 How The New Samsung Galaxy Will Differ From Its Predecessors

The device sports a dual-curved screen with minimal bezels on top and bottom accompanied by an OLED panel with 2.5D glass protection. It has turned out the same way for Samsung's new Galaxy S8 smartphone as the facial recognition feature, an important security element, on the device can reportedly be fooled and bypassed using just the picture of the user.

Author: 0 Kirby Celebrating 25th Anniversary With Three New Games In 2017

Team Kirby Clash Deluxe: Available starting today on Nintendo 3DS eShop, as a free-to-start. Nintendo showed first screens of the game on their announcement tweet . But perhaps one that might slip through the cracks would be the puzzle platformer, BYE-BYE BOXBOY! . Non-titled 3DS Game: Nintendo teased an upcoming multiplayer action game starring Kirby , now in development.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition can be bypassed: Here is how?

Yeah, the 18.5:9 aspect ratio, curved edges and thin bezels help keep the handset's overall size down, but even the smaller of the two devices still towers over last year's S7, while the bigger one leaves the Note 7 looking like a pixie. Following the release of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus last September, Apple saw strong sales. The Galaxy S8 provides various levels of biometric authentication, with the highest level of authentication from the iris scanner and fingerprint reader.

Author: 0 Samsung to Strike Back With the Galaxy S8

We won't know for sure how well the Galaxy S8's facial recognition works until we've got our hands on one. As we can see from the video the handset was unlocked using a photo on another smartphone, the handset also comes with other security features built in.

Author: 0 Comedian Charlie Murphy dies in New York at age 57

Murphy's publicist, Domenick Nati, confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter that the " Chappelle's Show " alum died after a battle with leukemia. He had reportedly been diagnosed with leukemia and was undergoing chemotherapy. Charlie, who is also the brother of actor Eddie Murphy , most recently got off of the Comedy Get Down tour with Cedric The Entertainer , Eddie Griffin, D.L.

Electronics And the F-Pace has the Best Design too
Author: 0 And the F-Pace has the Best Design too

The winners of the 2017 World Car of the Year awards have been confirmed and it is premium car brands which dominate in most categories. A thoroughly deserved win by Jaguar, beating off competition from the Audi Q5 and Volkswagen Tiguan in the final top three (making the Jag's win a bit of a no-brainer), and doing no harm at all to future sales of the F-Pace in the process.

Author: 0 Russia vetoes UN condemnation of Syria attack

The White House declassified a report detailing evidence from USA intelligence and other sources which accuse Putin of a cover-up meant to "confuse" and "obfuscate" on behalf of the Assad regime. "I think it's very bad for mankind", Trump told Fox News. "We confirmed our common intention of leading an uncompromising fight against worldwide terrorism", Lavrov said at news conference following the talks.

Electronics Auto show: Concepts from Toyota, Subaru; Dodge Demon roars
Author: 0 Auto show: Concepts from Toyota, Subaru; Dodge Demon roars

Subaru has pulled the cover off the Ascent, the company's first three-row SUV since the departure of the ill-fated Tribeca in 2014. The Ascent will design will also be based on the Viziv-7 concept. Externally, the Ascent adopts the boxy style of the three-row wagons such as the Mazda CX-9, Toyota Kluger and Nissan Pathfinder. It's follows Subaru's typically utilitarian design mantra, but modern styling cues like the C-shaped headlights and hexagonal grille mean it still looks like a modern ...

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 Facial Unlocking feature not so secure after all

For the Samsung fans who wanted an unlocked version of Samsung galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, Best Buy will start taking pre-orders on May 9. Neither of the two has been made available on the market, so the Galaxy S8 will be the first to include them. The phone features Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 and X16 LTE model, which is allowing carriers to enable insane data speeds.

Author: 0 Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of Canada

VRX generated revenue of $0 in the same quarter, one year ago. The France-based Bnp Paribas Investment Ptnrs has invested 0.01% in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ). Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 25,190 shares of the company's stock, valued at $272,052. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink .

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition: what's in the box?

Microsoft has its own mobile platform in Windows 10 Mobile, but that isn't stopping the company from selling a new Android phone in its stores. Included in this suite is Microsoft's Office, OneDrive, Cortana, Outlook "and more". The FIR also mentions Dex Station as proof of the intent to cause severe damage to iPhone 7 and urged all relevant agencies to take action against the culprit.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 won't launch with Bixby Voice feature

Samsung's voice-assistant Bixby will not ship with any of its voice control functionality at launch. The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will be released commercially next week but sadly, Bixby will not be fully ready. In Bixby Voice's absence, customers can make use of Google Assistant, another voice assistant that comes pre-loaded on the phone. It is perhaps its biggest differentiating factor, with Vision coming a close second.

Author: 0 Microsoft Finally Gives Up On Windows Vista

Windows Vista will not get new security updates and non-security hot fixes either. The ride is over. The instant search feature, known as Windows Search, helped users find files much quicker than any previous version of the operating system .

Electronics Huawei Reportedly Started Internal Testing of Android O on the Mate 9
Author: 0 Huawei Reportedly Started Internal Testing of Android O on the Mate 9

As XDA Developers reports, Huawei has already released internal builds of Android O for the Mate 9 in an attempt to fine-tune its own EMUI user interface to play nice with the new OS. One showed the device's build number that suggests a current software build version was done. The folks at XDA , requested the uploader to share a photo of "About Page" of Android O running Huawei Mate 9 along with an image of the "Picture-in-Picture mode" in action.

Author: 0 6 things the Samsung Galaxy S8 tells us about audio and video

Samsung yesterday revealed that the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will feature an nearly bezel-free, curved-edge "Infinity Display", along with a fingerprint sensor that's been moved to the back of the phone. Let's hope that this battery will explode (fingers crossed). Being the newest chip from the company, the Galaxy S8 will be capable of having a Gigabit LTE-class speeds.

Author: 0 Samsung DeX Station Dock Now Available For Pre-Order

And now Microsoft announced that they will sell Galaxy S8 and S5 Plus on Microsoft Store. Let us know your thoughts down in the comments. But the first of the measures on that list - the facial recognition system - has been shown to be less than secure.

Electronics Google adds WebVR support to Cardboard and Chrome, and debuts WebVR Experiments
Author: 0 Google adds WebVR support to Cardboard and Chrome, and debuts WebVR Experiments

Google also introduced a new WebVR Experiments website to collect VR experiences compatible with the API. Given WebVR is not tied to any app, it bypasses this dilemma and should provide developers with an API platform that enables them to create VR software that easily runs on Android smartphones and in web browsers, not just Chrome, as well as offering compatibility with the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive premium VR headsets.

Author: 0 Eddie Murphy pays tribute to brother Charlie following his death, aged 57

He has since appeared in comedies such as the " Chappelle's Show ", "Lottery Ticket", "Hawaii Five-0" and his own sketch comedy series " Charlie Murphy's Crash Comedy " on Crackle. He took a chance on a young director in The Player's Club. "Keep his family in your thoughts and in your prayers and keep a space for Charlie in you're heart".

Author: 0 Android Pay gets inside bank apps

Customers of the Bank of America, Discover, mBank, USAA or Bank of New Zealand will now see an option to add their cards to Android Pay right from within the mobile banking apps of these banks. You'll also receive a notification immediately after each transaction. Now, Google is in a tough stage to meet the user base of its rivals. It is already available at millions of stores in 10 countries - with support for Russian Federation and South Korea coming later this year - and now, Google has ...

Electronics LG G6 could get 3D facial recognition functionality in June
Author: 0 LG G6 could get 3D facial recognition functionality in June

The LG G6 also has a lot to offer in the security section. If everything goes well, the 3D facial recognition software should become available as soon as June. While the Galaxy S8 has facial recognition software to unlock the phone, you won't be able to use it to buy goods. However, unlike Samsung's version, the Oez software has "security measures" in place that can identify a picture, according to the report.

Author: 0 Samsung Electronics says Galaxy S8 pre-orders exceeded S7

Peter Wells takes a first look at Samsung's latest mobile device at its NY launch. As the release date of April 21 fast approaches, Samsung has commissioned a series of enormous 7x3m custom sculptures in an effort to capture the immersive nature of the Galaxy S8's Infinity Display.

Electronics Google Launches its Areo App with home services features
Author: 0 Google Launches its Areo App with home services features

Google has details about all these different services in its date base built from Google Maps. For instance, you can choose among Faasos, Freshmenu , and Box8 in the food category. Once you checkout the payment process, the delivery of all the services under an order will take place as it usually does. You can schedule visits from professionals and pay for purchases through the app.

Electronics 'Rick And Morty' VR Game Coming Soon
Author: 0 'Rick And Morty' VR Game Coming Soon

In all seriousness, Roiland started a VR company previous year called Squanchtendo, and despite that being a direct Rick and Morty reference, the company is not involved with this project. "We could not have asked for a more successful collaboration, or a better way to demonstrate Turner's commitment to creating innovative fan experiences beyond the series".

Electronics The Investors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on NVIDIA (NVDA)
Author: 0 The Investors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on NVIDIA (NVDA)

Elsewhere, Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) options activity was mixed following a bearish note from BMO Capital Markets, and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 2.99% which for the week stands at 2.58%. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 35,927 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,916,043.

Electronics Man killed in police shootout, 2 kids found dead
Author: 0 Man killed in police shootout, 2 kids found dead

Gresham police said the area will be closed most of the day while they investigate. An autopsy will be performed on all three bodies to determine the cause and manners of death. Customers were turned away from shuttered businesses at the strip mall behind the gas station. Gresham Police confirmed that the vehicle had dark tinted windows, which made approaching it right after the shooting especially risky.