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Microsoft to sell Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Microsoft edition


According to Know Your Mobile , the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are more visually appealing than the previous versions with the removal of the Home button. While Samsung S8 has a similar feature regarding face unlocking, its facial recognition software can be hacked with just an image. It is reported to make use of discrete ultrasonic transducers which is still on the display. Read More »

Ivory Coast's Toure prefers no referees for Manchester derby

The Gunners boss said: "I felt it was a big test for us today, a mental test because many people question if we can turn up on an occasion like this and that's why I'm very proud of the players because they stayed united and determined. "When the referee makes mistakes you respect them, they work hard and it's not easy for them sometimes". The victory on Sunday means Arsenal have registered back-to-back wins for the first time since January, following a miserable run of form in the league. Read More »

US carrier group heads for Korean waters, China calls for restraint


The exercises - also involving a United States guided-missile cruiser and guided-missile destroyer - are being held in the Philippine Sea, the navy said, as the naval strike group "continued its northern transit in the Western Pacific". "Initiating a conflict, especially taking out a major asset like an aircraft carrier, is probably going to be close to inviting the destruction of their regime", said former U.S. Read More »

Russell Westbrook Snaps At Reporter During Post-Game Press Conference


We play as a team and that's it". Russell Westbrook's dominant play wasn't enough to lift the Oklahoma City Thunder to victory in Game 4. "I don't want nobody to try and split us up". Westbrook had another poor shooting second half, making only five-of-17 from the floor in the final two quarters. As a team, the Rockets shot just 43 percent from the field and 11 of 35 from the three-point line, but the biggest disparity between the teams was the free-throw shooting as the Rockets drained 28 ... Read More »

Final Meal: McDonalds Worker Stalls Steve Stephens, Alerts Police


The mother previously said Stephens stopped by her house on Saturday with a cryptic message. "We have a lot of work and we will keep doing all we can to prevent tragedies like this from happening", he said. FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Cleveland Police shows Steve Stephens. CHIEF CALVIN WILLIAMS: We would like to have brought Stephen (ph) peacefully and really talked to him to find out exactly why this happened because there may be other people out there that are in ... Read More »

Sprint offers BOGO Galaxy S8 lease starting tomorrow

The most striking feature of the new phones is what Samsung dubs an "infinity display" - an expanded glass screen that covers the entire front of the device and appears to curve seamlessly around its edges. Subscribing to Google Play Music means you are signed up for YouTube Red, which offers ad-free access to YouTube, as well as special programming. The deal, announced Friday , arrives on launch-day for Samsung's new S8 line of phones and doubles the amount of songs that Samsung ... Read More »

Super Mario Run For Android Update Brings New Features


In addition, the maximum number of Toads that can live in a player's kingdom has been increased to 99,999, providing plenty of reasons for gamers to keeping on running. Apart from the new feature additions, Nintendo has packed bug fixes and performance enhancements in this release as well. Paying $10 is worth your time if you still like the game and would want something to play on the way to work or when you are waiting for food to be served in a restaurant. Read More »

Samsung and Qualcomm negotiating over Snapdragon 845?


The Snapdragon 845 is the next rumored SoC from Qualcomm that is expected to be announced this year and ship in devices next year. Once the development is complete, either Samsung or TSMC will begin manufacturing the chipset. The Galaxy S8 is now considered among the hottest Android smartphones on the market, packing a slew of top-notch specs, advanced features, and a sleek design to complete the package. Read More »

Revamped Galaxy Note 7 Moves Closer to Reality


As for India, Samsung hasn't hinted on selling the revamped Note 7 anytime soon. It is also not just the Samsung Qi chargers that are affected as users have reported a wide variety of Samsung Qi chargers and other brands that also appear to be impacted by this convoluted issue. Read More »

China warns United States to 'exercise restraint' in Korean Peninsula


A North Korean state-run newspaper said that a single airstrike would take out the vessel. "What's only laid for aggressors is dead bodies", the newspaper said. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman said the call between the two presidents was the latest manifestation of their close communication, which was good for both of their countries and the world. Read More »

Kingdom Hearts 3, Final Fantasy 7 Remake Not Releasing in 2017


According to Square Enix, the Final Fantasy 7 and Kingdom Hearts 3 release dates aren't going to be coming out any time before March 2018, once again delaying two of the publisher's most-anticipated upcoming titles. This is sad news as everyone has been waiting for both games for many years. "The release of the titles themselves have still have a way to go". The producer for Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness has now given a reason why the game will not be released. Read More »

Marissa Mayer Is Leaving Yahoo with an Insane Amount of Money


Marissa Mayer is expected to depart Yahoo following the closing of Verizon's $4.5 billion takeover in June - but she's going to cash out big time, as she now owns stock worth more than $200 million. The sale to Verizon will leave those two investments, along with other assorted assets like a patent portfolio, in a new company called Altaba. That said, the company's stock price has more than tripled on her watch (although the gain has more to do with the rise in value of Yahoo's investments ... Read More »

Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)


In most recent quarter, LT Debt/Equity ratio was listed at 3.20 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was noted at 4.90. A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. In BAML's view, General Motors recent decision-making has become more short-term focused, which could create challenges for the company in the years ahead, so BAML is closely watching for signs of continued capital discipline. Read More »

Apple delays release of first original series 'Carpool Karaoke'


Apple Music launched almost two years ago and reached 20 million paying subscribers toward the end of 2016, while Spotify revealed in March that it now has 50 million paying subscribers. According to Reuters , the premiere party was supposed to take place in March in Los Angeles. The official synopses released by Apple reads: "16 celebrity pairings riding along in a auto together as they sing tunes from their personal playlists and surprise fans who don't expect to see big stars belting ... Read More »

Job Posting Tips Spotify's Hardware Ambitions


The job description offered some interesting insights into the scale of Spotify's ambitions. The listing , which was for a senior product manager for Hardware, has since been taken down. A few of the many possibilities include a small iPod-like streaming player or perhaps wireless headphones that don't need pairing with other devices. Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ Premium now available in Bronze Pink colour


Satoshi Aoyagi, Xperia Color Designer, commented on the new color: "We wanted to find a color that represented a feeling of warmth whilst at the same time exemplifying a premium features and design". A Bronze Pink variant of Sony's STH32 stereo headset was also revealed, which is said to be "launching soon". The Motion Eye camera also has Predictive Capture and this starts buffering images before you press the shutter button. Read More »

Resident Evil 7 'Not a Hero' DLC Delayed

You can check out the development team's video message down below. In a fairly blunt and straight forward video, Resident Evil 7's director and producer sat down to give a quick explanation, stating that the DLC now does not match the quality of the main game . Read More »

Dozens of Minors Storm Oakland Train in Crime Spree


The youngsters were spotted by witnesses hastily jumping over fare gates before boarding a Dublin-bound train just after 9:20 the Coliseum Station on San Leandro Street, according the BART Police Department. We are not releasing the footage to the public at this time due to the age of the suspects involved. Some of the robbers apparently held open the doors of a Dublin-bound train auto while others streamed inside, confronting and robbing and in some cases beating riders. Read More »

Google may be working on three Pixel 2 devices

Google Pixel and Pixel XL are due for an upgrade this year. Google Pixel 2 has been confirmed by Google's Phone Hardware SVP Rick Osterloh in an interview with a famous tech website. Some rumours claim it to be a new tablet from Google as the company did not release a tablet since December 2015. Muskie and Walleye are likely follow-ups to the standard Pixel phone and the Pixel XL, respectively, but there is still no word on what Taimen may be. Read More »

Android SMS Spyware Sees Millions of Downloads


Other indicators which led to Zscaler looking into the app including blank screenshots on the store page and no proper description for what the app actually does. The problem with the Android spyware though, is that despite being deleted from the store, it did a lot of damage. Interestingly, the code is a carbon copy of the location-stealing code in DroidJack, the remote access trojan. Read More »

Fan Makes Breath of the Wild Prototype into a Playable Game

Looks can be deceiving - from a distance, the game appears to be nearly identical to The Legend of Zelda , but newer gameplay features like weaponizing falling trees, a day-to-night cycle, and a quick-switch item menu that features a number of never-before-seen objects and weapons. Read More »

Google, Yi Technology Unveil $17000 VR Camera


As for the Jump software, which brings the 360 VR videos to life, is the core behind the new Yi Halo camera. The Yi 360 VR uses a pair of overlapping 220-degree lenses, two 12-megapixel Sony IMX377 sensors, and an Ambarella processing chip to stitch the footage together in-camera. Read More »

LG to launch G6 on April 24 in India

The Snapdragon 835, which powers the US-bound variant of the Galaxy S8 , is produced by Samsung at its manufacturing facilities that are based on the advanced 10-nanometer design. What surprised us is that the original Galaxy Note 7 , model SM-N930F also passed Wi-Fi certification. Now the world's biggest manufacturer of Android devices is taking what is perhaps the most logical step: teaming up with Android's creator Google in a music-streaming partnership. Read More »

Samsung's assistant Bixby in tough challenge to rivals


This resulted in the same action taking place regarding the next year's Galaxy S7, and now the Windows creator is taking the initiative to a new level with the recently announced Galaxy S8 . Contextual awareness capabilities enable Bixby to offer personalised help based on what it continues to learn about the user's interests, situation and location. Read More »

Russian Federation joins world's top 3 for military spending


Russia , which came in fourth place past year, overtook Saudi Arabia due largely to Riyadh's decision to cut defense spending by 30 percent - to $63.7 billion - in 2016. Spending continued to grow in Asia and Oceania, Central and Eastern Europe and North Africa. By contrast, it added, spending fell in Central America and the Caribbean, the Middle East (based on countries for which data is available), South America, and sub-Saharan Africa. Read More »

LG G6 Launches In India

We all know that every smartphone with a glass body is a fingerprint magnet but the G6 is not as prone as the S8. On the front, the G6 sports a 5-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor paired up with 4GB of RAM and runs on the Android Nougat operating system . This is a flagship SoC from a year ago, which means either LG didn't get their hands on the new Snapdragon 835 or just couldn't wait for Samsung to launch the Galaxy S8. Read More »

'It's-a Me, Mario': Target Is Replacing Shopping Carts With Mario Karts

Plenty of shortcuts in Mario Kart 8 are hidden in plain sight, but most of the time you'll need a mushroom to boost your way over them: not these though. Since the game came out, Nintendo released two DLC packs of two additional cups each, along with new racers like Link from The Legend of Zelda and Villager from Animal Crossing. Read More »

Activision Officially Announces Call of Duty

In the past two years, Call of Duty games have launched on a Friday, and for as long as anyone can remember they've also taken place in the first week of November. So should everyone be anxious that developers Sledgehammer will fill the game with gimmicks and jetpacks? There was an announcement for the game's full title, and Box Art and first official screenshots were also revealed. Read More »