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Final Fantasy IX PS4 version confirmed, out now in Japan


Final Fantasy IX has been rated by the Pan European Game Information Board, which means we could be seeing the game coming to PlayStation 4 in the near future. In case you're unfamiliar, Final Fantasy IX tells the story of Zidane, a mysteriously-tailed individual who traverses the world of Gaia, collecting friends and diving deeper into the tragic events that have recently transpired on the Mist Continent. Read More »

U.S. opens first permanent military base in Israel


It will operate independently from within an Israeli military base in southern Israel that houses an air defense school, according to the Israel Defense Forces. "It's a message that says Israel is improving the response to threats", Haimovich, the commander of Israel's aerial defense, told The Associated Press . Read More »

Moon to Block Planet Venus, Mercury and Mars


These events should help us appreciate our solar system and remind us of the cosmic clockwork. For starters, lunar occultation involves the moon passing in front of a celestial object. Jackie Faherty, an astrophysicist at the American Museum of Natural History, told the site: 'It's nearly like it's a dance in the sky. However, the process will occur on some parts of the globe meaning that the occultations are hard to catch. Read More »

IOS 11 release is tomorrow: Our essential 'getting ready' list


Apple's latest mobile operating system will be available on Wednesday morning for Kiwis to download, though not all iPhones will be compatible . Type that in, and you're good to go. With last year's iOS 10 update, for example, EverythingApplePro found that older iPhone's running iOS 10 took longer to boot and took longer to launch apps. Read More »

Mars isolation test will end this weekend after eight months


Crew members pose for a photo 17 September, 2017, after emerging from their habitat, after eight months of living in isolation in a Mars-like habitat in Mauna Loa volcano, Big Island, Hawaii. NASA has dedicated about $2.5m for research at the facility. "There are certainly human factors to be figured out, that's part of what HI-SEAS is for", Lark said in a video message recorded within the dome. Read More »

Intel, Waymo, expand self-driving vehicle collaboration


Google parent company Alphabet's self-driving vehicle unit on Monday said the compute platform on its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica hybrid minivan was designed "entirely-in house" by Waymo engineers, with some help from the Silicon Valley chip giant. Read More »

Hurricane Maria forecast to become Category 4 storm


That storm, one of the most powerful ever recorded in the Atlantic with winds up to 185 miles per hour (298 kph), killed at least 84 people, more than half of them in the Caribbean. Maria is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 6 to 12 inches with isolated maximum amounts of 20 inches across the British Virgin Islands through Wednesday night. Read More »

Microsoft Outlook suffers major European outage - are you affected?


Outage reports were concentrated in the United Kingdom and western Europe, according to DownDetector , an outage reporting site. Maritsa Lemon wrote: "I just spoke to them they are aware of the problem - there is an ongoing system update - they are working to resolve the issue - told me not to worry everything would be resolved with 24 hours". Read More »

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Shares Sold by Mutual of America Capital Management LLC


On August 14 Canaccord Genuity kept the stock rating at "Buy" but raised the price target from $35.00 to $190.00. Therefore 45% are positive. NVIDIA Corporation has a 12 month low of $62.12 and a 12 month high of $191.20. Finemark National Bank And Tru owns 841 shares. Tower Bridge Advsrs reported 8,800 shares. Pettyjohn Wood And White holds 49,904 shares or 1.21% of its portfolio. Read More »

Christian Numerologist Claims The World To End On September 23


Meade's claim gained popularity from a freakish 4-minute YouTube video that includes a seven-headed dragon, a prediction of a "heavenly sign" over Jerusalem and a depiction of the supposed rapture. "People will faint from terror, apprehensive of what is coming on the world, for the heavenly bodies will be shaken", the passage says. Meade's theory suggests that the alignment of Virgo and Leo symbolizes Revelation 12:1 - Virgo being the woman clothed with the sun and the Leo constellation ... Read More »

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds breaks Steam player records


Battlegrounds has surpassed Dota 2's peak concurrent players. That figure was the first time Dota 2's record peak of 1,291,328 has been breached. PUBG has now smashed DOTA 2's concurrent user record with 1.3 million players which beats DOTA 2′s record of 1,2 million. Read More »

Apparently you can play Fortnite together on PS4 and Xbox One


Some suggested the player with an Xbox gamertag was gaming on PC, but then video and screenshots of him playing the Xbox version surfaced, debunking that idea. Today, it gets more convincing as we have spotted a Spanish retailer starting to take pre-orders for the game. "I guess there's a bit of Game of Thrones going on in the way that console makers deal with each other" Sweeney told us, "but ultimately there's huge value in enabling gamers to connect with all of their friends". Read More »

Micromax launches Bharath 3 and Bharat 4 with 4G VoLTE support


The Micromax Bharat 3 has been launched in the country with a price tag of Rs. 4,499, while the Micromax Bharat 4 has been priced at Rs. 4,999. Both the smartphones come in Black color and will be sold through offline stores. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, USB OTG, 3.5mm audio port, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. The Bharat 3 phone battery capacity is 2000mAh; it gives a talk time of 6 to 7 hours. Read More »

The mysterious dark side of Venus is covered in chaotic swirling clouds


The recent analysis carried out on a global scale discovered that the toxic atmosphere on Venus with its powerful winds was actually even more erratic and aggravated on the dark side, reported the journal, Nature Astronomy . The team made use of visible and infrared Spectrometer (VIRTIS) on ESA's Venus Express spacecraft and they found that VIRTIS sanctioned the clear visibility of the clouds for the first time permitting the exploration that was not a success for the previous team and ... Read More »

Shiv Sena slams Modi's bullet train


He was hopeful that the government will make provisions to make tickets for the bullet train affordable to general public, and added that it will prove beneficial to those, who can't afford flight tickets. This was a $7 billion contract envisaged under the Delhi-Mumbai Economic Corridor that would have also led to the introduction of bullet trains. However, some welcomed the new venture, and were optimistic about its service. Read More »

New iPhones to launch in India on September 29 evening


On the other hand, iPhone 8 Plus will cost Rs 77,000 for 64GB storage and Rs 86,000 for 256GB. However, we can only be glad that iPhone is willing to borrow useful ideas from other smartphones. In order to get to this size, Apple had to give up on certain features. The brilliant new addition was confirmed in the small print for the new iPhone models on Apple's website. Read More »

Rocket and missile maker Orbital ATK sold for $7.8bn


Orbital shareholders will $134.50 per share in cash, which represents a 22% upside to the stock's Friday closing price of $110.04. The announcement follows another major aerospace transaction after United Technologies Corp . It was reported Northrop is nearing a deal to buy the rival firm Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA) in a deal valued at around $7.5bn. Northrop is also the prime contractor for the B-21 bomber, as well as the maker of the Global Hawk unmanned aerial vehicle. Read More »

Ryan International School Reopens Again; Students, Parents Apprehensive


Over a week after the murder of seven-year-old Pradyuman Thakur in the bathroom of Bhondsi Branch of Ryan International School , Gurugram, the school reopened on Monday only to find 4 students in the class of the deceased child. Another parent was less optimistic and said he had come only to cancel his son's admission. "We tried to persuade him to continue but he is just not ready", he said of his son, who is in Class 5. Read More »

St Louis police killing: 30 arrests after acquittal protests


That's not protest. That's a crime. He said the National Guard is on standby. "In light of this information, we can not in good conscience risk our fans" safety by proceeding with tonight's concert. In an interview with the St Louis Post-Dispatch, Stockley said he understood how the video might look bad to investigators and the public. "I feel helpless and I feel just rage", Prins said . Read More »

Vettel takes pole as Hamilton finishes 5th: Singapore GP qualifying

Ricciardo clocked 1min 42.489 just after the hour mark, beating the now-retired Nico Rosberg's 1:42.584 set in qualifying past year around the Marina Bay street circuit . Lewis Hamilton claimed a surprise win ahead of Australia's Ricciardo for Red Bull and Hamilton's Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas third. "We have worked as hard as we can to understand the auto and we come here with a full attack". Read More »

IPhone 8 And 8 Plus Delivery Dates Start Slipping In The UK

But what's the biggest feature? Earlier this week, Apple unveiled the new Apple Watch Series 3 and it comes with built-in LTE . As for charging times, Apple claims that the Watch Series 3 will charge to 80 percent in 1.5 hours and a full charge will take two hours. Read More »

Galaxy Note 8 preorders top 800000 in S. Korea


The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has just been released to over 42 countries the world over. LG's phone comes with two rear-facing cameras: one standard and one wide angle, like the iPhone X and iPhone 8 Plus . The review phone has finally arrived here at Ausdroid and the short and skinny is that the Note 8 is lovely. It also befits their status of being the one that popularized the concept of smartphones in the first place. Read More »

When and How to Pre-Order the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus


And finally the flagship iPhone X , the 64GB variant of this smartphone is priced at $999 in the U.S. In India, the handset is priced at Rs. 89,000 which is approximately $1,388 and around 39 percent more than the U.S. Sprint has said it will support the Watch, but it hasn't said for how much. However, given the Series 3 upgrade is largely centered around the inclusion of an LTE antenna it's easy to understand Apple's thinking. Read More »

Boris Johnson Slammed for Claiming Brexit Will Help UK Save $475M Weekly


Rudd, however, said she did not think Johnson was laying the groundwork to challenge May. Mr Johnson's spokesman came back once again, saying: "We stand by what was said on the call". When you hear, for instance, a reference to a "robust exchange of views", you can assume the encounter actually bordered on the violent. Speaking on the BBC's Sunday Politics programme, he said: "The timing is pretty second order in the big scheme of things but to pick up from what Amber said it is ... Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 vs Apple Watch Series 2: should you upgrade?


Oh and of course, with the TrueDepth camera on the iPhone X you can have a lot of fun with the brand new Animoji feature on your iPhone X. We've got our iPhone upgrade program. Existing O2 customers who sign up to selected plans with over 10GB of monthly data will also get another 10GB thrown in for free. None of the other major U.S. Read More »

Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach


It's a good idea to ask for a letter confirming that the fraudulent account doesn't belong to you, that you aren't liable for it, and that the account was removed from your credit report . But in the meantime, identity theft criminals have created a new account or run up charges on one or more of your credit cards, knocking your debt-to-income ratio out of sight. Read More »

Get 60GB data with this simple step


However, there's a small task which needs to be performed by you to get the free data of 10GB. Bharti Airtel on Saturday announced a new free data plan for its postpaid users. Airtel recently announced its Postpaid Promise scheme, under which the operator is allowing its postpaid subscribers to carry forward this month's unused data to next month. Read More »

Traders Buy High Volume of Advanced Micro Devices Call Options (AMD)


Credit Suisse Group reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $10.50 price target (up previously from $7.00) on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research note on Thursday, February 2nd. Finally, Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a "sell" rating on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a report on Monday, May 22nd. If you are viewing this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & global copyright and trademark laws. Read More »

IPhone X Shipping Delay May Dampen Apple's Holiday Quarter


Some may feel it is eerily like the Essential Phone , however, it is expected to sell in the millions starting from November 3rd. Bam, instant 100 percent charge. But the bulk of its new features were invented to accommodate that design rather than to make any meaningful steps forward. And it stretches all the way to the edges on all sides, which means viewing photos or watching videos is something that you will fall in love doing on the iPhone X all over again. Read More »

See DOOM On Nintendo Switch Compared To Its PS4 Version


In another news, if you decide to purchase a physical format of DOOM on Nintendo Switch then I would like you to take a note that the DOOM cartridges will only have the single-player portion of the game. DOOM will launch on Nintendo Switch during Holiday 2017, the exact release date is still awaited. "Along with that goal, the mantra of our technology team is that we want to be the best-looking game out there at 60 FPS and 1080p". Read More »

Honda promises electric tech for all new Euro models


Automaker has also announced that every vehicle it sells, particularly in Europe from 2025, would have an electric or hybrid option in the range.While the company said two-thirds of its new auto sales across the world would be electric by 2030, it has lowered the target to 2025 in Europe. Read More »

Flipkart Confirms iPhone 8 Pricing And Pre-Order Dates

You can do it practically hands-free, too, because the new phone will use Face ID . As we all know that Apple has launched iPhone 8 series and iPhone X on the 12th September but we all were confused from when it would go on sale. A video purporting to show an internal Foxconn presentation, posted on a Baidu social media site, shows slides discussing a "2017 iPhone" codenamed "Cyclops", and featuring text referring to a "Cyclops - ID Rear Touch Relocation" and a "Mesa cutout ... Read More »

Apple readies its 4K movie catalog for Apple TV pre-orders


If you have bought an HD movie on iTunes and now the 4K HDR version is available, Apple has also got you covered here without applying additional costs. Owners of Sony 4K HDR TVs like the X930E or above and owners of Vizio or LG 4K HDR TVs of all types since 2016 should have a particular interest in Apple TV 4K and the revamped iTunes due to their Dolby Vision support. Read More »

Apple Unlikely to Meet Demand for iPhone X Until Next Year

Although Apple is launching the new bezel-less, OLED-equipped iPhone X on November 3, with pre-orders commencing on October 27, the company is unlikely to meet the demand for the device until next year, making it extremely hard for potential buyers to get their hands on the phone initially, according to a reliable Apple analyst. Read More »