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Electronics The world's first manned hoverbike is as awesome as it is terrifying
Author: 0 The world's first manned hoverbike is as awesome as it is terrifying

This allows the riders to manoeuvre in the air just like riding a bike. It can reach speeds of 30 miles per hour and it can support a single rider weighing up to 19 stones. It's called the "Scorpion 3", and it's being called the first fully-manned "hovering bike" in the world. Hoversurf claims its hoverbike may be used for "extreme sports", but with so much potential for personal transportation, it's sure to be put to other uses if and when it evolves beyond the prototype phase.

Author: 0 Students clash day after ABVP ruckus, cops crack down

Even before he could reach the venue, the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) and ABVP members reached the campus and began protesting and disrupting the proceedings. Teachers and students were pained by this decision. "But by the time we reached near the conference hall, some students from the terrace started pelting stones and twigs at us.

Author: 0 Google again releases Windows zero-day vulnerability details

These updates will be offered to the following operating systems: Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10, and Windows Server 2016. Google Security Researcher Mateusz Jurczyk previous year discovered multiple bugs in the Windows graphic device interface library that could potentially be exploited to read sensitive data within the device's memory.

Author: 0 Everything you need to know about Snapchat Spectacles

A spokesperson declined to comment on when Spectacles will available outside the U.S. These are sunglasses, but not normal ones, but sunglasses that integrate two small cameras that enable the recording of videos of 10 to 30 seconds. Although Snapchat insists that the Spectacles have "not generated significant revenue", making the much coveted glasses available online prior to Snap's debut on the NYSE could be a strategic move.

Electronics Malaysian envoy to North Korea recalled after Kim Jong Nam slaying
Author: 0 Malaysian envoy to North Korea recalled after Kim Jong Nam slaying

Kang referred to the dead man as "Kim Chol", the name on the passport found with Kim Jong Nam. Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak told reporters later Monday that he had confidence in the objectivity of his country's police and doctors. China will suspend all imports of coal from North Korea until the end of the year, the Commerce Ministry announced Saturday, in a surprise move that would cut off a major financial lifeline for Pyongyang and significantly enhance the effectiveness of United ...

Author: 0 Uber to launch investigation into harassment claims

Fowler said a manager sent her inappropriate messages on her first day rotating to the department. She said she was given the choice of joining another team, or staying in her position, with the possibility of receiving a poor performance review from her manager.

Electronics Australia Is Coming To Civilization VI
Author: 0 Australia Is Coming To Civilization VI

Sorry Canada. Maybe you're next. The Australian civ will be led by John Curtin, who served as Prime Minister during World War II. Cities get extra housing when built on coastal tiles, and campuses, commercial hubs, holy sites and theatre squares get additional yields when built on tiles with charming or breathtaking appeal.

Author: 0 'Great Wall' crumbles in US

It was produced by Legendary Entertainment , which has since been acquired by Chinese company Wanda Group. " The Great Wall " crumbles in its United States debut, and the psychological thriller " A Cure for Wellness " was DOA. According to comScore estimates, this year's films were only able to rack up a grand total of $178 million, a 36 percent drop from last year's Presidents Day, which got a boost from Fox's R-rated blockbuster "Deadpool".

Author: 0 Microsoft Discounts Xbox One and Xbox One S For Limited Period

It has dropped the price to $250 for a limited time and now Microsoft is following suit, not to be outdone. In addition, it will be noticed that some discounts will gradually get larger as the weekend of the holiday nears. And if you take a moment and look at that list of Sony console exclusives, eight of those ten games are developed in Japan. The Xbox One S bundle is being offered at $249 and normally retails for $299.

Author: 0 Range Rover Velar breaks cover

While no prices have been released yet, if Land Rover splits the difference at around $50k, then it could compete against the Porsche Macan and possibly even both the BMW X4 and X6. It's rumored that Velar is based off the Jaguar F-Pace, which would make sense, given its size. Back then, LR tells us, development engineers needed to shroud the first RR to hide its identity and keep it a secret, and chose the name because it derives from the Latin "velare".

Author: 0 Police release video of the heart-stopping moment missing toddler is found

Popular Video A lot of liberals are outraged over this photo of Ivanka Trump. He was found in a blackberry bush a few streets away from his house five hours later by search and rescue dogs. "I'm pretty beside myself". 'My son was lost, ' she told Oregon Live . A professional bartender, he explained that he arrived home at 5 a.m., and was awakened an hour later by his wife's screams, after she realized that their son was missing.

Author: 0 Huawei tops China's smartphone shipments in Q4 2016: Canalys

On the other hand, Apple´s situation in China´s smartphone market has been quite concerning, given the fact that the Cupertino company shipped 43.8 million units of iPhone throughout the year, which represent a year-on-year decrease of 18.2 percent.

Author: 0 Samsung At MWC 2017: AR Prototype, New Galaxy Tablets Could Be Revealed

Samsung also plans on introducing live video analysis involving 5G use cases, which shows huge amounts of video information collected in real-time, and also a latency-free analysis of the videos at the mobile edge cloud. It works by using a pair of glasses that resemble a regular pair of sunglasses to view the content on the device. VuildUs uses a 360-degree camera and a mobile app for VR headsets to scan a room, enabling users to place virtual furniture in their homes.

Electronics Aston Martin V8 And V12 Vantage Get Red Bull Racing Editions
Author: 0 Aston Martin V8 And V12 Vantage Get Red Bull Racing Editions

Taking inspiration from Red Bull Racing's race livery, both the Red Bull Racing Editions will be treated to a deep Mariana Blue paint finish as standard. Of course, it was only a matter of time before Aston Martin would jump on the special editions bandwagon with its most recent partner, Red Bull Racing.

Electronics Switch launch game The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ delayed
Author: 0 Switch launch game The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ delayed

While these bonuses will likely help convince fans that the delay isn't a big deal, the fact that The Binding of Isaac won't be part of the Switch's launch lineup is bad news for early adopters. "This handsome homage to an 8-bit era gone-by features little details on the game and some never-before-seen art inside", said Rodriguez, adding that none of the physical items will be included in future production runs of the Switch version.

Author: 0 IOS 10.3 beta 3 now available for iPhone and iPad

Users still receive notifications (including haptics) while in Theater Mode , which they can view by tapping the screen or pressing the Digital Crown. The Apple recommends the device to have 50 percent battery and must be connected to its charger. The watchOS 3.2 beta 3 requires iOS 10.3 to download and strictly just only for developers.

Author: 0 Apple Has Appealed $14 Billion EU Tax Ruling

Apple claims that, by refusing to reveal how it reached its ruling, the Commission violated the company's "fundamental rights" to good administration. The Irish government has backed Apple's stance against the ruling. 'Profit-driving activities' "The Commission made fundamental errors by failing to recognise that the applicants' profit-driving activities, in particular the development and commercialisation of the intellectual property (Apple IP), were controlled and managed in the United ...

Author: 0 The 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Is One Of The Fastest Cars Ever

No, they didn't rocket around the Nürburgring again. That's something to keep in mind if you own a ZL1 and have access to a giant top-speed test track. The ZL1 did its high-speed runs with some added safety and data-logging equipment, but was otherwise completely stock. After running both directions around the track the top speed was certified at 198 miles per hour.

Electronics Mugabe backs Donald Trump's agenda as he marks 93rd birthday
Author: 0 Mugabe backs Donald Trump's agenda as he marks 93rd birthday

Former Vice President Joice Mujuru was expelled from the party following the party's congress in 2014 for allegedly harboring ambitions to topple Mugabe and has since formed her own political outfit. "You will see people voting for Mugabe as a corpse". If you want Mugabe to go, then you leave together. Another leading candidate is Mugabe's vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa .

Electronics Sony Xperia X price slashed by Rs. 14000
Author: 0 Sony Xperia X price slashed by Rs. 14000

This follows close on the heels of the smartphone's price being slashed by Rs 10,000 in September previous year. Sony Xperia X has received a price cut of ₹14,000, and it is now available for ₹24,990. The price of the device is slashed by ₹14,000 as it was originally priced at ₹38,990. The Redmi Note 3 with Snapdragon 650 sells for a surprising Rs 11,999.

Author: 0 Disney builds living room that can wirelessly charge devices

Its ubiquitous wireless power delivery can, in the team's own words, "enable purpose-built structures, such as cabinets, rooms, and warehouses, to generate quasistatic magnetic fields that safely deliver kilowatts of power to mobile receivers contained almost anywhere within".

Author: 0 Square Enix Announces New IP and Studio

No platforms or release dates are mentioned and, what with the studio hiring, Project Prelude Rune sounds like it is a long way away. Baba will be producing Project Prelude Rune , which looks like it's going in a completely different direction from the Tales Of games, along with what we're used to seeing from him.

Electronics Trump to interview national security adviser finalists
Author: 0 Trump to interview national security adviser finalists

President Donald Trump named Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to the job Monday. When asked about speculation that he was not allowed to bring his own staff at the National Security Council, Harward told the Associated Press: "I think that's for the President to address".

Electronics You can now transfer money internationally through Facebook
Author: 0 You can now transfer money internationally through Facebook

Businesses, including banks, are hoping that they can be used to improve and reduce the cost of their customer service operations. Facebook users will soon have another means at their disposal to part with their cash as the social network begins accepting money transfers facilitated by TransferWise on its chat app.

Author: 0 Horizon Zero Dawn Sequel Might Feature A Different Protagonist

Exactly one week out from the launch of Horizon Zero Dawn and following the near-universal acclaim, anticipation for Guerrilla's post-apocalyptic adventure is palpable. For example, IGN gave it 9.3 out of 10 and lauded its in-game combats to be "extremely satisfying" and the missions to be "compelling". Recall that Digital Foundry recently tested Horizon Zero Dawn of PS4 and PlayStation 4 Pro, the results are visible in a comparison video presented at the bottom of this news.

Author: 0 Verizon and Yahoo confirm $350 million acquisition discount following hacking scandals

The revised agreement could be announced as soon as Tuesday, the Journal said. This transaction will accelerate Yahoo's operating business especially on mobile, while effectively separating our Asian asset equity stakes. We have a terrific, loyal, experienced team at Yahoo . Verizon had been trying to persuade Yahoo to amend the terms of the agreement to reflect the economic damage from two cyber attacks.

Author: 0 We can now preload the open beta of 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands'

Ubisoft has been boasting the impressive landscape of " Ghost Recon: Wildlands " since the game was announced in 2015. The widespread trial period would end on Monday, February 27. Reports from players all over the world have confirmed the file size to be around 23-24GB. The open beta itself is set to go live on February 23rd and will last until the February 27th, but no timings have been revealed about exactly what timings the beta will adhere to.

Author: 0 Samsung To Release New Gear VR with Dedicated Controller

Google's Daydream View, released a year ago, arrived with a handheld controller, used primarily for menu navigation and playing games. For the previous flagship, its Samsung Gear VR headset features the model number SM-R323, which falls similar to the rumored upcoming Samsung Gear VR SM-R324.

Author: 0 Stock Futures Rise After Walmart, Home Depot Top Earnings Estimates

The National Retail Federation, the nation's largest retail trade group, estimates this so-called border adjusted tax proposal would cost the average family $1,700 in the first year alone. Wal-Mart had seen a slowdown in e-commerce but starting late a year ago, that business has seen a rebound. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.03 EPS.

Author: 0 Blizzard to kill Windows XP, Vista support this year

Microsoft stopped supporting XP and Vista in favor of Windows 10, which is now among the most popular operating systems in the world. Blizzard has recently announced on its forums that it will be ending its support for both Windows XP and Vista in "World of Warcraft", "StarCraft 2", "Diablo 3", "Hearthstone", and "Heroes of the Storm".

Author: 0 Bovis Homes focused on 're-setting business' after hard year

The group built nearly 4,000 homes past year but said it expected volumes to fall by between 10% and 15% in 2017 before a return to "normal industry production", despite almost all its peers building more homes and posting bumper profits. The group also said it would slow the rate at which it builds homes in 2017 as it focuses on "re-setting the business". Bovis said higher home-sale prices helped offset the impact on its performance from problems with subcontractors and its own customer ...

Author: 0 Microsoft's HoloLens successor reportedly arriving in 2019

A report from Thurrott .com suggests that Microsoft has made a decision to sideline its plans for a second version of HoloLens in favor of a third version it has also been preparing. "Our commitment requires no roadmap", read a statement given by Microsoft. Microsoft's device is available to developers, but costs a whopping £2,719 ($3,355), putting it out of reach for most consumers.

Author: 0 Mukesh Ambani on Reliance Jio achievement

And that is not the end of the partnership either. While there are several digital payment solutions, Reliance Jio is making JioMoney one of the most convenient ways to transact online for your cab rides. The company has been providing free 4G service since its soft launch on December 27, 2015 for RIL employees only and later opened it for all customers on September 5, 2016 thus completing over 160 days of its commercial operations.

Author: 0 Doomfist Might Not Be Overwatch's Next Character

For a while now, fans have been talking about Doomfist being added to " Overwatch ", to the point that it nearly seemed guaranteed that this mysterious character would be the next roster addition. Blizzard is known for dragging out and teasing players when it comes to new characters, having dragged out the Sombra reveal to a point that made Overwatch fans frustrated with anger.

Author: 0 Verizon introduces 2GB prepaid plan

The Verizon plan costs $80 per month for a single line or $180 for four lines with unlimited data. Business customers can also take advantage of their additional corporate discount. If you need more data, Verizon offers prepaid plans with 5GB and 10GB of high-speed data for $50 and $70 per month, respectively. Verizon's prepaid options have become a lot more attractive since they've added "Always-On Data" - 128kbps after the data cap might not let you stream Pandora reliably, but it ...

Author: 0 AT&T's LG G5 is now receiving Android 7.0 Nougat

The update will also include the adjustments that were made to the Quick Settings menu that can be accessed by dragging down the notification shade and it also includes the January 1st security patch so the security software is mostly up to date, though still a little behind as some devices are already on the February security patch.

Author: 0 'We definitely want to explore this world,' says Horizon Zero Dawn producer

Since Horizon Zero Dawn is one of the big first party game to support the PS4 Pro, as showcased in the original reveal, it should be interesting to see how the standard PS4 version compares to the PS4 Pro version here. No mean feat, indeed, but Guerrilla Games has pulled it off, in no small way thanks to its Decima Engine, which has proven uniquely flexible and thus flawless for the stated goal.

Electronics Lenovo Vibe K5 Note announced at Rs 13499; available exclusively on Flipkart
Author: 0 Lenovo Vibe K5 Note announced at Rs 13499; available exclusively on Flipkart

The company made the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note 4GB RAM with 64GB ROM variant in colour options namely, Grey and Gold. In between all this, the company also launched Lenovo K6 Note as the successor to the Vibe K5 Note. The device will go on sale starting from February 21st, comes with a price tag of Rs 13,499 and will be exclusively available on Flipkart . The Vibe K5 Note with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage will go on sale starting 11:59 pm on Tuesday, exclusively on Flipkart .

Author: 0 Russia Compiles Psychological Dossier on Trump for Putin: Ex-Deputy Minister

To remind Trump that being friends with a man like Putin can be a risky proposition, Oliver staged a cheesy techno-pop song complete with dancers and a driving beat to drive home the point. 16 and many were expecting it to be notable, considering that it was Donald Trump's first solo press conference as president. Accordingly, Russian media has reined its pro-Trump position in, with its best-read tabloid, Komsomolskaya Pravda , declaring late last week that "you need to be drunk to ...

Author: 0 Oppo Smartphone With 5X Camera Tech Tipped By MWC Teaser

The latter is even known as the Selfie Expert so this one is important, more than interesting. In additional to a bunch of great smartphones like the LG G6 and Huawei P10, we'll also get to see the new camera tech OPPO has been developing for the past year or so.

Electronics No Xbox One release for Nier Automata, producer clarifies
Author: 0 No Xbox One release for Nier Automata, producer clarifies

While the PS4 version will definitely debut in the next month on March 7th, the Japanese team would be anxious by the possibility that the version of Steam will end up being pirated and therefore want to take all the necessary precautions. As in these other games, your corpse in Nier Automata may be visible in other players' worlds if you're both playing online, and the livestream confirmed that you can also resurrect strangers' corpses to fight alongside you.

Electronics Samsung's reputation plummets after Note 7 debacle
Author: 0 Samsung's reputation plummets after Note 7 debacle

Apple is the fifth most reputable major company active in the USA according to an annual poll that gauges public perception of 100 consumer brands (via The Korea Herald ). After everything that happened with the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 a year ago, many customers have been fairly wary about the company's devices, some even stating that they'll never use a smartphone made by the Korean giant ever again.

Electronics Rumour: Apple's next iPad refresh could also bring new iPhone models
Author: 0 Rumour: Apple's next iPad refresh could also bring new iPhone models

There'd also be a new 9.7-inch, A9 powered iPad Pro, which may offer a more tempting price point. Late a year ago, a report surfaced indicating that Apple may have intentions of launching a red iPhone 7 eventually down the line, but the rumor seemed pretty sketchy since the phone had just launched and the company had never made a red iPhone before in the past.

Author: 0 Though Not Scientific, Trump's Media Survey Reinforces Resentment of Press

Tom Malinowski, former assistant secretary of state for democracy, human rights and labour, was also shocked by Trump's words. China's state-run newspaper Global Times noted in an editorial that Trump's "war with mainstream media" would make it hard for the president to challenge Beijing on "ideological" issues such as human rights.

Author: 0 Maven Fleet in Los Angeles Gets New Chevrolet Bolt EVs For Sharing

Another good thing about this deal is that Lyft is planning to operate the test vehicles in a number of states in which it operates so the new autonomous fleet will cover a lot of ground too. CNET reported that General Motors said it had nothing to include, however, there are claims that the organization stated, " We have said that our AV innovation will show up in an on-demand ride-sharing system application sooner than everyone might suspect".

Author: 0 HTC U Ultra with Snapdragon 821 coming to India tomorrow

HTC says the event will be live streamed through Facebook. Furthermore, there is mention that which version will be making its first entry in India. Although the press invites indicate the release of U Ultra model, which is a high-end flagship device, but U Play is also expected to be launched along with it.

Author: 0 Nokia 3310 is coming back

Its features were the reason of its trend since the year it was first released. Since it was launched, the classic Nokia feature phone has been praised and recognized for its lengthy battery life which would last for days, and its almost indestructible build that kept the gadget functional even after falling from a considerable height.

Electronics Apple Could Drop Home Button For Upcoming iPhone
Author: 0 Apple Could Drop Home Button For Upcoming iPhone

Now what this does is create more room to fit a bigger battery into the already slim iPhone chasis. In a note to investors, Kuo said that the iPhone 8 will see a new "function area" at the bottom of the display. The reason being that Apple plans to enhance the phone's water-proofing capabilities, and in the process it'll likely get rid of all the physical buttons.

Electronics WhatsApp Status is WhatsApp's Snapchat Stories competitor - and its rolling out now
Author: 0 WhatsApp Status is WhatsApp's Snapchat Stories competitor - and its rolling out now

By implementing one of Snapchat's most popular features across its dominant suite of social apps, Facebook is forcing Snap, Inc.to find new ways to grow its business. The status feature will be rolled out initially in Europe and will come to other geographies, including India, soon after. The Status addition to WhatsApp is essentially identical to the "Stories" feature in Instagram and Snapchat, both of which allow users to share daily life updates with friends and family that expire ...