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The Last of Us Part II Gets a New Trailer The Last of Us Part II Gets a New Trailer
- October 30, 2017

The trailer shows a woman being strung up on a noose by a group that appears to be some sort of cultists. That's pretty much the crux of the trailer, a cold open to what The Last of Us Part 2 is going to be presenting to you in its game. (more...)
Sucker Punch announces next game, Ghost of Tsushima Sucker Punch announces next game, Ghost of Tsushima
- October 30, 2017

Sony began its Paris Games Week conference with the world reveal of Ghost of Tsushima , a new IP from inFamous developer Sucker Punch. But, honorable tactics won't lead you to victory. And in order to defeat them and fight for the freedom of Japan, that means learning the way of the Ghost in order to strike back. As of the time of this writing, Ghost of Tsushima now has no release date, however, it will be released exclusively on PlayStation 4. (more...)
EPISODE IGNIS- Yasunori Mitsuda Guest Composer Trailer — FINAL FANTASY XV
- October 30, 2017

The trailer has the episode's main theme in it. Fast-paced gameplay and stunning cinematic sequences are a guarantee. Final Fantasy XV originally released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in November of past year. In this standalone add-on, you get to customize your own character and go fishing/camping with the boys. Being VR-compatible, Monster of the Deep even lets you interact with Noctis and crew like never before. (more...)
Facebook Says They've 'Never' Used Your Computer 'Microphone For Ads' Facebook Says They've 'Never' Used Your Computer 'Microphone For Ads'
- October 30, 2017

According to Facebook , some 10 million people may have viewed the ads placed by a Russian entity that appeared aimed at sowing division and mistrust. Facebook's initial tests in Canada will only display ads that are now live, but Goldman says Facebook has a plan to eventually display political ads that are no longer active as well. (more...)
Skype's new mobile design comes to Windows and Mac today Skype's new mobile design comes to Windows and Mac today
- October 30, 2017

Two months after launching a preview of the new Skype experience on Windows and Mac (and a couple of weeks later on Linux), Microsoft announced today that the redesigned desktop app is now out of beta. There are a slew of other, sometimes subtler upgrades, including customizable themes , a more flexible chat list (such as pinning favorites) and easier drag-and-drop file sharing up to 300MB. (more...)
Rumor: HTC U11 Life To Cost $429 And Be Offered In Black
- October 30, 2017

The image kind of further suggests that the home button is missing on the new U series smartphone. The U11 Plus, unlike the U11, is said to come with a larger 6-inch screen but because the phone would have nearly no bezels, it should occupy a much smaller footprint when in the hands. (more...)
BMW Unveils M5 Safety Car For MotoGP BMW Unveils M5 Safety Car For MotoGP
- October 30, 2017

This time, it's the brand new M5's turn to wear strobe lights and wicked decals. Following the recent launch of the BMW M5 , the German automaker has unveiled the MotoGP Safety Car version, set to premiere at the championship's final round in Valencia, Spain. (more...)
Apple sacks employee after daughter's iPhone X video goes viral Apple sacks employee after daughter's iPhone X video goes viral
- October 30, 2017

Major promotions on the iPhone X from US carriers have yet to materialize, and in some cases, the offers have been even less generous than what was available for the iPhone 8 , said Walter Piecyk, an analyst at BTIG in a research note on Thursday. (more...)
Interstellar objects from beyond the solar system; detected by astronomers Interstellar objects from beyond the solar system; detected by astronomers
- October 30, 2017

A week later it was to the nearest proximity of the Sun. Scientists hope to use the data collected while tracking A/2017 U1 to confirm the object's interstellar origins and know more about its composition. Astronomers believe the object to be on a "hyperbolic trajectory" suggesting that the object broke free from a star outside our own solar system. "This is the most extreme orbit I have ever seen", said Davide Farnocchia, a scientist at NASA's Center for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) ... (more...)
Xbox One X Console Shipments Have Not Been Delayed
- October 30, 2017

Well, we've got the answer: not very big at all. For now, we can only show you the unboxing. Quite literally, in fact. Talking to people in the press, all the feedback we've gotten is that any news about Xbox One X drives a lot of coverage, a lot of interest. (more...)
A Foldable Phone that can Takeover iPhone X — Samsung Galaxy X A Foldable Phone that can Takeover iPhone X — Samsung Galaxy X
- October 30, 2017

The Galaxy Tab A builds on the Galaxy design legacy, featuring a refined look and feel with a sleek, metal body and smooth rounded edges making it comfortable to hold. Other offers with your purchase include three free months of YouTube Red - with Offline Mode capabilities to watch and download video. Parents can set limits on usage and customize the content available in order to make sure it's always a fun and safe environment for children. (more...)
CO2 concentrations grew at record rate in 2016 — United Nations agency CO2 concentrations grew at record rate in 2016 — United Nations agency
- October 30, 2017

The latest WMO Greenhouse Gas Bulletin released Monday says a strong El Nino and human activity contributed to an increase of Carbon dioxide concentrations to 403.3 parts per million past year, up from 400 in 2015. Last year's growth rate was 50 percent higher than the average of the past 10 years. The agreement is already under pressure because U.S.President Donald Trump said that he intends to take the United States out of the deal, which seeks to limit the rise in temperatures to "well ... (more...)
Chrome Now Displays All Saved Passwords On Android Chrome Now Displays All Saved Passwords On Android
- October 30, 2017

This feature will help you in regaining your saved passwords which is a common thing. Unlike before where users had to go to the official Google passwords page in order to view their saved passwords, the updated version of Chrome now lets you view them through Settings Saved passwords. (more...)
NASA releases playlist of spooky space sounds for Halloween NASA releases playlist of spooky space sounds for Halloween
- October 30, 2017

Indeed, it is obvious, that the vaccum of space does not let anyone hear any sounds, so the scientists at NASA tapped into some of its spacecrafts that have instruments capable of capturing radio emissions instead. An audio picked by the spacecraft shows data from Galileo's Plasma Wave Experiment instrument. But creepy noises don't just come from elsewhere in the Solar System - turns out our own planet's magnetosphere can generate some pretty intense noises, too. (more...)
007's vehicle bought by Steve Jobs up for sale at £300k
- October 30, 2017

The auction house says the Jobs Z8 was sold to its current owner and sold a year later to another tech executive. He kept it for three years before selling it to the current owner who has put it up for auction at RM Sotheby's in NY on December 6. (more...)
China smartphone shipments fall 5% in Q3, Apple sales jump 40% China smartphone shipments fall 5% in Q3, Apple sales jump 40%
- October 30, 2017

As a result, that Apple saw its first increase smartphone sales in that critical market after an 18-month losing streak. What's more, we are presently at the pinnacle time of its sales where it has just propelled three heavenly gadgets i.e. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Price Cut in India
- October 30, 2017

The device was first launched in India, and later brought to India. At launch, Xiaomi only offered the 64GB version for consumers in India. Xiaomi India announced the price cut via a tweet on Monday. The Mi Max 2 is backed by a massive 5300mAH battery with Qualcomm's Quick Charge support. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 comes with a curved edge design and is sleeker as compared to its predecessor. (more...)
Qualcomm likely to announce the Snapdragon 845 in early December Qualcomm likely to announce the Snapdragon 845 in early December
- October 30, 2017

It will be the successor to Snapdragon 835 chipset which was announced in November a year ago. According to a Weibo post , Qualcomm will be launching the next-gen processor sometime in December. To recall, the company announced the Snapdragon 835 system-on-chip at CES 2017 in January, so this would be a month earlier than expected. The new chipset is also optimised for augmented reality (AR) and virtual (VR) that are making their way to lot of smartphones. (more...)
Airtel offering 100% cashback on Rs. 349 plan for a limited time Airtel offering 100% cashback on Rs. 349 plan for a limited time
- October 30, 2017

The cash back will be credited to their Airtel Payments Bank account. The new offer gives customers 100 percent cashback over seven months, in the form of a Rs. The telco has revamped its existing plan of Rs 349 and now it offers unlimited free outgoing roaming calls as well and 100 SMS per day for 28 days. (more...)
Minecraft gets Stranger Things skin pack, available now Minecraft gets Stranger Things skin pack, available now
- October 30, 2017

I do not yet have the time to watch all the episodes in one sitting, but from what I've seen, Season 2 will no doubt have a great ending. Netflix's original sci-fi hit, Stranger Things , is invading the Minecraft world through a skin pack releasing the same day as the show's season two premiere. (more...)
Kansas State-Kansas football summary for Oct 28 Kansas State-Kansas football summary for Oct 28
- October 30, 2017

Beaty characterized Stanley's game as "great" and said the QB who started the final three games of 2016 "did some of the things we really thought he could do and I was proud of him". That's what I expect out of Carter", said Sims, who finished with 233 receiving yards. The fourth quarter was a back and forth affair. Instead of going for it, he sent punter Cole Moos onto the field. (more...)
Delhi's Khadi Gramodyog saw record sale on Dhanteras Delhi's Khadi Gramodyog saw record sale on Dhanteras
- October 30, 2017

Compared to past year, the total sales of khadi and village industries products have risen nearly by 90 per cent. "On Gandhi Jayanti, I have always advocated the use of khadi and handloom". He highlighted India's role in not just sending troops for the United Nations peacekeeping missions but also in training of United Nations peacekeepers. (more...)
Deputy Mayor Arshad Vohra defects to PSP Deputy Mayor Arshad Vohra defects to PSP
- October 30, 2017

The Deputy Mayor of Karachi, Arshad Vohra, has quit the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and joined Mustafa Kamal's Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP). Referring to a MQM member from North Nazimabad town, Sohail Qureshi, joining PSP, he said Qureshi was forced to ditch his old party. He was elected Deputy Mayor of Karachi on August 24, 2016 and took oath on August 30, 2016. (more...)
Shikiar Asset Management Inc. Sells 6960 Shares of NVIDIA Co. (NASDAQ:NVDA) Shikiar Asset Management Inc. Sells 6960 Shares of NVIDIA Co. (NASDAQ:NVDA)
- October 30, 2017

Spectra Energy Partners Lp now has $13.45 billion valuation. (NASDAQ: NVDA ) traded up 3.15% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $201.86. About 2.06M shares traded. Company insiders own 5.82% of the company's stock. Prudential Public Ltd Com reported 3,187 shares. The computer hardware maker reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.16. (more...)
Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Stake Raised by Lord Abbett & CO. LLC
- October 30, 2017

The stock decreased 0.46% or $0.57 on October 27, reaching $122.45. Shares of Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) traded down 0.3996% on Friday, reaching $122.5185. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with "Market Perform" rating in Friday, October 20 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of VMC in report on Monday, October 9 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
NASA's Dawn spacecraft finds traces of liquid ocean on dwarf planet Ceres NASA's Dawn spacecraft finds traces of liquid ocean on dwarf planet Ceres
- October 28, 2017

Researchers said that the Ceres' three craters-Occator, Kerwan and Yalode and its only tall mountain, Ahuna Mons, are all related to the gravity anomalies. Clathrate hydrate's structure is found to be 100 to 1,000 times stronger than water ice, while having nearly the same density. According to researchers, in ancient times Ceres was the great ocean . (more...)
Merlin Entertainments PLC (MERL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt Merlin Entertainments PLC (MERL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
- October 28, 2017

BMO Capital Markets upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, October 25 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Investec given on Monday, September 12. Howe Rusling Inc holds 0% or 47 shares. Moreover, Argent Com has 0.63% invested in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). Riverhead Cap Management Limited Liability owns 1,908 shares or 0% of their U.S. (more...)
H1B, L1 visas' issue taken up with US: Prabhu H1B, L1 visas' issue taken up with US: Prabhu
- October 28, 2017

In response to USA concerns relating to the implementation of IPRs in India, Prabhu pointed out that with the adoption of the National IPR Policy 2016, which lays down the road map for future development in the field of IPRs, India has taken a major step towards revitalizing the IPR regime. (more...)
Ancient skull likely of first ever Tsunami victim recovered Ancient skull likely of first ever Tsunami victim recovered
- October 28, 2017

As per the resources, the skull found discovered with hallmarks of a tsunami . Scientists believe it belongs to the oldest-known human tsunami victim . John Terrell, Regenstein curator of Pacific anthropology at the Field Museum in Chicago said the Aitape skull could help scientists convince climate change skeptics that rising sea levels were and are a serious threat. (more...)
Google Search Will No Longer Use Domains to Indicate Country Service Google Search Will No Longer Use Domains to Indicate Country Service
- October 28, 2017

Google said that it'll now deliver search results relevant to your current location no matter which domain you visit. You've always been able to get localized search results by visiting Google at different domains - like google.com for the United States, google.co.uk for England, or google.co.jp for Japan - but that won't be the case any more after today. (more...)