Technology


Oppo F5 goes on sale for the first time today
- November 09, 2017

Oppo F5 has been launched globally a couple of weeks ago and now the company is launching its mid-range device in emerging markets like Pakistan with a new slogan of "The Selfie expert and Leader". The 4GB RAM variant comes in Gold and Black colours while the 6GB RAM variant will be available in Red and Black colours and it will be available for sale sometime in December. (more...)
Xiaomi follows Apple's footprints for Xiaomi Mi MIX 2s
- November 09, 2017

Furthermore, these images also don't show the bottom completely. The entire bezel-less smartphone trend is because of Chinese brand Xiaomi and its Mi Mix smartphone released at the end of 2017. Under the hood, the device is likely to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Octa-core SoC, paired with either 4 GB or 6 GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64 GB or 128 GB internal storage with a dedicated micro SD card slot (probably). (more...)
IFixit Releases Internal iPhone X Wallpapers IFixit Releases Internal iPhone X Wallpapers
- November 09, 2017

Have you created any notch-hiding iPhone X wallpapers of your own? What do you think of iFixit's internals wallpaper for the iPhone X? To begin with, head towards the App store and download a free app named Notcho App for free from the store. (more...)
Ford new EcoSport: Price chart, variants, features and more
- November 09, 2017

The bookings for the SUV commenced on November 2, 2017 at the company authorized dealerships, while 123 units were also up for grab at the Amazon India website for 24 hours on November 5, 2017. In connectivity, it will support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and will let you make phone calls and play music through your voice commands. The petrol EcoSport returns a mileage of 17kpl when paired to the manual gearbox and 14.8kpl with the new automatic transmission. (more...)
Qs Investors LLC Has Raised Holding in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) Qs Investors LLC Has Raised Holding in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM)
- November 09, 2017

Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) traded down $0.14 on Tuesday, reaching $83.44. It has underperformed by 11.74% the S&P500. Qs Investors Llc increased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) by 6.22% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Contract approved, state will pay 17 percent of Foxconn employee salaries Contract approved, state will pay 17 percent of Foxconn employee salaries
- November 09, 2017

The board of the state's job creation agency has voted to move ahead on a almost $3 billion incentive package to bring tech company Foxconn to Wisconsin. The state could nix the deal and demand all its money back if the company supplies false information, leaves Mount Pleasant or simply closes its doors. (more...)
A disHarmonious sound has arisen from Logitech's customers A disHarmonious sound has arisen from Logitech's customers
- November 08, 2017

Logitech's Harmony remotes have always been one of the most popular ways to pare down the number of remotes floating around your living room. The Harmony Link allows customers with smartphones and tablets to control their TVs, consoles, and audio systems (among thousands of other devices). (more...)
Huawei Honor V10 will Reportedly Launch on December 5 Huawei Honor V10 will Reportedly Launch on December 5
- November 08, 2017

Here's what we know so far about the V10 so far. Per its leaked listing , the Huawei Honor V10 will join the bezel-less league and boast a tall display with 18:9 aspect ratio expected to be provided by BOE, a Chinese manufacturer even Apple is thinking of enlisting for its next OLED-oriented mobile ventures. (more...)
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Is Coming Along With Breath Of The Wild DLC's Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Is Coming Along With Breath Of The Wild DLC's
- November 08, 2017

Developed by Monolith Soft, " Xenoblade Chronicles 2 " is a sequel to the original " Xenoblade Chronicles", which was released in 2010 for the Wii console. The abilities of the Blades differ so a player can get more Blades to add more abilities for battle. Another thing announced was that the game's Expansion Pass is now available for purchase for $29.99 which will include a lot of different DLCs being released throughout 2018. (more...)
Chrome update kills unwanted ad redir… WIN A FREE iPad!! Chrome update kills unwanted ad redir… WIN A FREE iPad!!
- November 08, 2017

Chrome will now block those redirect attempts and will show that a redirect was attempted and prevented in an infobar, an example of which you can see in the image below. Lots of other restrictions are coming to rein in web developers who browser makers believe are pushing self-interest over a useful web. Starting in January, Chrome builds will also be blocking ads that try to hide links under "play" or "close" buttons. (more...)
Amazon Key available in St. Louis Amazon Key available in St. Louis
- November 08, 2017

Louis residents. Presumably, the price difference is because the Key Edition has some extra hardware like a radio to interface with the various Key-supporting smart locks, for which the camera serves as a hub. When that's completed, Amazon's Cloud Cam starts recording and the door is unlocked. So Amazon's subscription, while seemingly expensive, compares quite favorably. (more...)
Overwatch loot boxes aren't controversial — Blizzard co-founder Overwatch loot boxes aren't controversial — Blizzard co-founder
- November 08, 2017

Blizzard Entertainment co-founder and CEO Mike Morhaime doesn't believe that Overwatch's model of loot boxes belongs in the current discussion. Alternatively, you can buy loot boxes with money. When asked specifically about potentially crossing a particular line, Morhaime revealed that it is something the studio monitors and that they've worked hard to avoid. (more...)
Foxtel unwraps new streaming box
- November 08, 2017

At this point, Foxtel have to re-assess everything. "However, if you have a Foxtel Now subscription for your smartphone or tablet, or you select a subscription, then depending on the packages you choose to pay for on a monthly basis, you can stream pretty much everything Foxtel offers, including Love It or List It Australia, A Place to Call Home, Gogglebox Australia, plus global hits Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Outlander, Shameless and all the most popular titles from powerhouses ... (more...)
Texas church shooter escaped from mental health facility in 2012 Texas church shooter escaped from mental health facility in 2012
- November 08, 2017

Kelley served a year in military prison and received a bad conduct discharge, according to Air Force spokeswoman Ann Stefanek. Kelley "was consumed by a dispute with his mother-in-law and spent time posting anti-God and pro-gun statements on Facebook in the months before the shooting", CNN reported, quoting officials, acquaintances and former classmates of the shooter. (more...)
You Can Play 'Star Wars Battlefront II' for Free Right Now You Can Play 'Star Wars Battlefront II' for Free Right Now
- November 08, 2017

These parts of the game will be filled with your favorite locations, weapons, factions, heroes, and villains spanning all three eras of the Star Wars universe, but the majority of the content will still only be accessible once you pay full price for the game upon its release. (more...)
AFTRA Members Approve New Video Game Actor Agreement AFTRA Members Approve New Video Game Actor Agreement
- November 08, 2017

A dispute between the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and some of the world's biggest video game publishers is officially over, just over a year after it began. "I'm excited for all that we have achieved". The new contract doesn't meet all of SAG-AFTRA's demands, but 90% of those voting in September (only 10% of the guild's membership actually cast ballots) decided it met enough. (more...)
Analyzing the Forecast for Whiting Petroleum's Stock Price Range
- November 08, 2017

Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on WLL. ProShare Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Whiting Petroleum Corporation by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter. The company had revenue of $324.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $330.25 million. During the same period a year ago, the firm earned ($0.47) earnings per share. (more...)
LinkedIn can now help you build a better resume in Word
- November 08, 2017

According to Microsoft, around 80 percent of the world's resumes are edited in Microsoft Word, so this latest feature could prove useful to a lot of people. Called Resume Assistant, the feature combines data from LinkedIn with a little AI assistance to provide suggestions on how to make resumes stand out. (more...)
Xiaomi live event in Spain launches its products in Western Europe
- November 08, 2017

While Xiaomi already has an Eastern European presence in Poland and Russia, Spain was chosen as the major launch zone due to the high number of dedicated and active fans in the country. The device will be powered by a 3080mAh processor and will be fitted with a 12MP dual camera. A Special Edition model carries 8GB of RAM and 128GB of native storage, but it is not known whether it will be available in Spain. (more...)
Jeep Wrangler Shows Off Interior In Official Images
- November 08, 2017

Last week Jeep unveiled the first official photos of the all-new 2018 Wrangler and now we have our first interior photos. The 2018 interior is pictured below (left) next to the cabin of the 2017 model (right). And in what surely isn't a coincidence, a six-speed manual transmission can be seen in the center of this new Wrangler, likely hooked to the updated 3.6-liter V6, confirming for sure that a row-your-ovewn option will be available. (more...)
Moto X4 will be exclusively available on Flipkart in India Moto X4 will be exclusively available on Flipkart in India
- November 08, 2017

Moto X4 was unveiled at the IFA 2017 conference in Berlin and is already available in the European market. But still, it can be expected the phone will come with exchange offers and No Cost EMI offers. Out of the box, it runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with Moto Experiences. The Internal storage is expandable via memory card up to 200GB. On the imaging front, the smartphone comes with two cameras at the back - where the primary camera includes a 12MP sensor, while the secondary camera includes an ... (more...)
The Milky Way Seems to Have A Massive Exoplanet At Its Core
- November 08, 2017

At this point, NASA's Kepler telescope has literally found thousands of exoplanets candidates , and about half of them have been confirmed. The exoplanet has been given the clunky label OGLE-2016-BLG-1190Lb, but don't let the name bore you. (more...)
Opera adds new snapshot tool, VR player and more to its browser Opera adds new snapshot tool, VR player and more to its browser
- November 08, 2017

The new release also includes a "snapshot tool, ' created to make it easier to grab and edit screenshots of web content". Screenshot sharing has been added with the ability to annotate with emojis, selfies and so on, as well as (for grown-ups) proper editing tools to only show the part of the page you want, or make a note, highlight and so on. (more...)
Sonic Forces' Launch Trailer is Suitably Speedy Sonic Forces' Launch Trailer is Suitably Speedy
- November 08, 2017

Eggman has conquered much of the world with help from a powerful and mysterious new villain named Infinite". Dual Shockers reported that feature is also available on the Tag ability , where players can tag different characters in and out of the match to come up with various combos. (more...)
China Literature makes stellar public debut following $1B Hong Kong IPO China Literature makes stellar public debut following $1B Hong Kong IPO
- November 08, 2017

That implies China Literature is trading at 201 times its forecast 2017 earnings and 80 times its 2018 projections. Chan of Emperor Securities said the Hong Kong market still has room to rise, having shrugged off fears of additional rate hikes in the U.S, as well as concerns of slower economic growth in China, and stock valuation is still modest by global standards. (more...)
Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020 Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020
- November 08, 2017

There have been countless reports that Apple is working on augmented reality technology . Bloomberg notes that "with the headset at least two years away, Apple wants to make it easier for developers to bring new AR features to the iPhone". (more...)
Rocket League's Nintendo Switch launch trailer has landed Rocket League's Nintendo Switch launch trailer has landed
- November 08, 2017

The company also says that it plans to continue support for the Nintendo Switch as they recognise that the platform is selling extremely well, and recognises that momentum. That was four percentage points higher than PC games' 15 percent share and just one point lower than Xbox One software's 20 percent share. Come on, Sony, let your people play with others. (more...)
Instagram Stories now supports importing media more than 24 hours old Instagram Stories now supports importing media more than 24 hours old
- November 08, 2017

What this means is that you can upload media files that are older than 24-hours to the Instagram stories. You can add all the stickers, you can also resize and rotate it and can remove date sticker from your photo or video. Instagram had also announced a new feature through which users can go live with a friend. The Poll Stickers came with a live vote counter and also showed who voted for what at the end of the poll. (more...)
IO Interactive confirms work has begun on the next Hitman
- November 08, 2017

He also expressed "continued support and love" for fans of the game, as they've been playing in droves, even with the departure from the team at Square Enix . The 2016 game rolled out through the course of that year in five major episodic content drops with regular, smaller weekly updates. However, now the studio is apparently teasing the next Hitman game, though there aren't very many details. (more...)
J&K terror funding: NIA seizes Rs.36cr worth demonetized currency J&K terror funding: NIA seizes Rs.36cr worth demonetized currency
- November 08, 2017

Investigation by the agency revealed that some people who had links with the separatists and terrorists still were in possession of a significant amount of demonetised currency. A Kashmiri photojournalist has also been arrested by the agency. "Investigators found that a gang of suspects were trying to convert this demonetised money into valid currency", added Mittal. (more...)