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MANCHESTER UNITED, Mourinho: MANCHESTER UNITED, Mourinho: "Zlatan's return would make no sense"
- July 28, 2017

Paul Pogba has explained how Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains a real leader at Manchester United despite not now being able to play for the club. "Obviously Zlatan is a leader, always a big leader", Pogba said , via Manchester Evening News . (more...)
Apple iPhone Sucks in China Apple iPhone Sucks in China
- July 28, 2017

While Apple doesn't breakout its iPhone sales for specific markets, the company saw its sales in the country overall decline by 14% year-over-year in the period. Similarly, Oppo and Lenovo , with the purchase of almost 1.9 million smartphones in Q2 2017, have grabbed fourth and fifth position respectively. The big victor, however, was Xiaomi. (more...)
PS Plus Free Games August Lineup Revealed PS Plus Free Games August Lineup Revealed
- July 28, 2017

The cost of a PS Plus membership is set to increase this August from August 31 . That's a £10 increase on the current price of a yearly subscription. "Turn OFF "auto-renew" in your account settings at least 48 hours before your next payment on or after 31 August 2017 is due". Read on to find out the free games you can download next month, provided you're a PlayStation Plus member, of course. (more...)
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice PS4 Pro Support Detailed Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice PS4 Pro Support Detailed
- July 28, 2017

For those planning on getting Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice on PS4 Pro, this version features some neat improvements. The game takes place in the Viking version of Hell. If you pre-order the game, you'll receive different goodies, depending on the platform you are planning to play on. Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is set to release August 8 on PlayStation 4 and PC. (more...)
IPhone 8 Could Be Delayed Until October Or November (Rumor)
- July 28, 2017

Apple already uses white bezels on its iPhone 7 lineup, but it could be running into issues with the specialized ink or the bonding process due to the iPhone 8's new design and OLED display. Those same suppliers refute theories that the Touch ID might be under the iPhone 8's power button. This likely means that the side button on the iPhone 8 will function like previous sleep/wake power buttons. (more...)
Arizona football gathers fewest votes in Pac-12 media poll Arizona football gathers fewest votes in Pac-12 media poll
- July 28, 2017

The conference announced the results Wednesday before its preseason media availabilities in Hollywood. North 1. Washington (309) 2. Both the Trojans and Huskies received 49 first-place votes with Stanford, Washington State, Oregon, Utah, UCLA and Colorado all receiving one first-place vote in their respective divisions. (more...)
For first time al-Qaeda declares it is active in Kashmir For first time al-Qaeda declares it is active in Kashmir
- July 28, 2017

It said jihad was the only way to "liberate Kashmir". He was one of Burhan Wani's successors after he was killed by security forces in July a year ago. "It should be exclusively for Islam so that sharia is established here". In a carefully worded video response, which did not name al-Qaeda or Bhat, Hizb-ul-Mujahideen chief Muhammad Yusuf Shah said "some forces are creating confusion among the masses in the name of Islamic law and martyrdom". (more...)
Overwatch League Reveals Minimum Player Salaries and Benefits Overwatch League Reveals Minimum Player Salaries and Benefits
- July 28, 2017

Thus far, the following cities have teams: Boston , New York , Los Angeles , Miami-Orlando, San Francisco , Shanghai, and Seoul . This will help team owners discover and measure potential pro players, from the supremely skilled but unknown leaderboard standouts to the proven esports veterans with personal accolades and championships on their resumes. (more...)
Go Long Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock on This Huge Spike
- July 28, 2017

The stock has actually made strong gains in the past year, as the company has gathered a 165.9% return in the past twelve months. It is calculated by multiplying the price of a stock by its total number of outstanding shares. $11.80's average target is -23.23% below currents $15.37 stock price. ( AMD ) stock showed the move of 4.61% with the closing price of $14.76. BMO Capital decreased shares of Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD ) stock from a "Outperform" rating to a "Market Perform" ... (more...)
LG Display to take on Samsung as it lifts OLED investment LG Display to take on Samsung as it lifts OLED investment
- July 28, 2017

Production lines for both TVs and smartphone displays will be partly located in the Paju district northwest of Seoul in South Korea and partly handled in a giant upcoming OLED production plant in Guangzhou, China, where LG plans to focus particularly on OLED TV screens for its overseas markets. (more...)
Idea Q1 net loss doubles at Rs 815 cr Idea Q1 net loss doubles at Rs 815 cr
- July 28, 2017

On Friday, Reliance Jio announced the August launch of the JioPhone, a 4G feature phone that the firm plans to make available to users, effectively for free. Vittal said that Jio's feature phone will open up a new segment for 4G services. "We will continue to look at opportunity where we can bundle", he said while saying there was uncertainty over the pick-up of the JioPhone. (more...)
Bodycam video shows Florida officer wrestling alligator on front porch Bodycam video shows Florida officer wrestling alligator on front porch
- July 28, 2017

So, Officer Vargas, who had learned to handle and wrestle alligators in Hollywood , Florida was able to put his own skills to the test. "I want to learn how to do it, ' so I did", Vargas said at a press conference. After removing the tape, he released the alligator in a canal behind the home. After several failed attempts, Vargas managed to get a rope around the gator's neck, but it was hard to control as it thrashed in an attempt to get loose. (more...)
Tech review with Peter Marks: The end of 'Flash' technology Tech review with Peter Marks: The end of 'Flash' technology
- July 28, 2017

Adobe's move to kill Flash has been received eagerly by the industry players including Apple , Facebook , Google , Microsoft , and Mozilla who teamed up their announcements to reassure their users that all will be fine. "Today, most browser vendors are integrating capabilities once provided by plugins directly into browsers and deprecating plugins", Adobe admitted in a blog post. (more...)
Find out how much the Moto X4 will cost Find out how much the Moto X4 will cost
- July 28, 2017

According to the listing of Moto X4 on Geekbench Moto X4 will come with a latest operating system of Android 7.1.1 Nougat. the smartphone will be equipped with 3GB RAM and there is no information regarding the internal storage of the phone. (more...)
Stockton teen 'broken apart' after streaming sister's death, Lawyer says Stockton teen 'broken apart' after streaming sister's death, Lawyer says
- July 28, 2017

Police say 18-year-old Obdulia Sanchez was driving the auto Friday when it veered onto the shoulder of a road about 75 miles (120.7 kilometers) northwest of Fresno. Although Obdulia spoke in the moments after the crash to anyone who was watching - she is now refusing to speak to CHP investigators. The California Highway Patrol says the driver was wearing a seatbelt but not the others. (more...)
Google plans to streamline music streaming services Google plans to streamline music streaming services
- July 28, 2017

Which is something that has been rumored for a while as the company had even combined the teams who were working on these two streaming services back in February of this year. Google hopes that a simplified promise of access to the entire Play Music catalogue and ad-free YouTube videos will be a win in the hotly contested music market. (more...)
Microsoft's extended bug bounty program now pays up to $250000 Microsoft's extended bug bounty program now pays up to $250000
- July 28, 2017

Microsoft has launched the Windows bug bounty program on Wednesday with pay-outs ranging from US$500 to US$250,000. "Since 2012, we have launched multiple bounties for various Windows features", the software giant said in a blog post. (more...)
Microsoft releases official Windows 10 S ISOs to MSDN subscribers Microsoft releases official Windows 10 S ISOs to MSDN subscribers
- July 28, 2017

The latest developer preview build 16251 in the " Fast Ring" of Windows 10 brings in the continued-web browsing feature for Android devices as of now. As a workaround, you can move these apps to internal memory, update them, and then move them back to your SD card. For years, Microsoft's vision of the future was that your phone was your PC. (more...)
AMD is slipping ahead of earnings (AMD) AMD is slipping ahead of earnings (AMD)
- July 28, 2017

Year to date ( YTD ) refers to the period beginning the first day of the current calendar or fiscal year up to the current date. About 59,641 shares traded. (NASDAQ: AMD ) or 262,155 shares. Norges Bank acquired a new position in Advanced Micro Devices during the fourth quarter valued at about $50,722,000. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Enters In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Race Samsung Galaxy S9 Enters In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Race
- July 28, 2017

Now, there's another leak confirming the phone's specifications. Earlier this week a leak surfaced that claimed to show the Galaxy S8 Active smartphone on video . The device, a more rugged version of the widely-accepted Galaxy S8, has been the subject of many leaks . The differences between the Galaxy S8 and S8 Active will be the massive 4000mAh battery. (more...)
AMD launches its low-end Ryzen 3 gaming and VR processors AMD launches its low-end Ryzen 3 gaming and VR processors
- July 28, 2017

Both of these models are going to be made available to users worldwide starting from today. While these results proved enticing to traders, another reason for the surging share price is a belief that the recently-launched Epyc server chip will provide a whole new revenue stream. (more...)
IPod Nano, Shuffle Discontinued by Apple IPod Nano, Shuffle Discontinued by Apple
- July 28, 2017

After years of being outsold by the iPhone , the venerable iPod has taken a big step toward eventual oblivion. Go back a little more than decade, and the iPod helped drive Apple to record profits. The company has never been shy about getting rid of products to simplify its offerings. However, iPod Touch's memory is just doubled. This indicated its shift in focus only on devices that can play songs from Apple Music through iPhones. (more...)
Apple gets approval for 5G trials in the US Apple gets approval for 5G trials in the US
- July 28, 2017

Apple has reportedly jumped on the 5G bandwagon, adding itself to the growing list of companies experimenting with the network. Why Apple is choosing to work on 5G itself instead of allowing network operators to do the heavy lifting is unclear, but Google and Facebook also have their own 5G projects in the works in addition to all major United States carriers, so it should not be too surprising that Apple wants to join in as well. (more...)
IPhone 8 Release Now Expected In November, White Bezel Won't Be Offered IPhone 8 Release Now Expected In November, White Bezel Won't Be Offered
- July 28, 2017

It will without doubt be the most expensive iPhone ever to be built by Apple . This Macotakara report would seem to corroborate what we have been hearing. The same site has more bad news though, also reporting that the iPhone 8 may not launch until October or November , based on information from various suppliers and accessory makers, and that when it does it might land in limited numbers . (more...)
Pro Kabaddi League 2017 Match Preview: Experienced Titans vs debutant Thalaivas Pro Kabaddi League 2017 Match Preview: Experienced Titans vs debutant Thalaivas
- July 28, 2017

The playoffs themselves will consist of three qualifiers and two eliminators. Anup Kumar will lead a strong raiding contingent against the Deepak Hooda's Pune side, which boasts of star names such as Sandeep Narwal, Rajesh Mondal and Dharmaraj Cheralathan. (more...)
Lawsuit Filed Over Pokemon Go Fest Bogged Down by Issues
- July 28, 2017

The plaintiffs are demanding Niantic compensate them for travel to the festival, which was an unmitigated disaster. According to the suit's organizer, Chicago attorney Thomas Zimmerman , many fans would like to have travel costs reimbursed after coming to the event from out of state or even out of the country. (more...)
See how PS4 to Vita remote play fares for Dragon Quest XI See how PS4 to Vita remote play fares for Dragon Quest XI
- July 28, 2017

The next mainline entry in Square Enix's Dragon Quest series, Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age , is coming to the West in 2018. It will be released in five languages, with English being one of them. "There's quite a lot of text, so it's an exorbitant amount of work", Horii said. If you can't wait that long, you can also try to import the Japanese version of the game which is due out tomorrow for the PS4 and Nintendo 3DS. (more...)
Constitution Review: Reps reject state creation, others Constitution Review: Reps reject state creation, others
- July 28, 2017

I can be recalled that 49 senators had voted in favour of the bill with 43 senators voting against it while two abstained. The lawmakers have approved autonomy for local governments amongst other major amendments to the constitution. Here two-thirds (24) of the 36 states must approve each clause by a vote of a simple majority. He queried the decision of the National Assembly to whittle down some executive powers of the president of the country. (more...)
Grand Theft Auto 6 Motion Capture Already Underway Grand Theft Auto 6 Motion Capture Already Underway
- July 28, 2017

The Pegassi Torero is also new to GTA Online this week. Few franchises can boast the kind of success that " Grand Theft Auto " has enjoyed since its debut. There's absolutely zero mention of a Tim Neff working on motion capture or stunt work on the official GTA V credits page on IMDB , nor is his name mentioned on a separate GTA V credits page . (more...)
Moto Z2 Force Specifications, Price and Carrier Availability Moto Z2 Force Specifications, Price and Carrier Availability
- July 27, 2017

The first lets Moto Z2 Force Edition users blur out the background or foreground and the latter allows them to transform the background or foreground to black and white. The date of launch of Moto Z2 Force Edition for the Indian market has not been announced as of now. The phone has NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11ac with MIMO connectivity options. (more...)