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Takata air bag recall made compulsory for Australia vehicles Takata air bag recall made compulsory for Australia vehicles
- March 02, 2018

The compulsory recall applies to 2.7 million vehicles now subject to a voluntary recall, as well as an additional 1.3 million vehicles that have not been voluntarily recalled. Some drivers voiced their frustration on social media upon news of the mandatory recall, saying they had been waiting months for their auto manufacturer to replace the airbags. (more...)
Volusia County Teacher Arrested for Having Sex With 14-Year-Old Student Volusia County Teacher Arrested for Having Sex With 14-Year-Old Student
- March 02, 2018

Police were alerted to the relationship on Tuesday, Feb. 27, after the student told his parents. The 14 year old boy told his parents that Peterson , also known by her married name, Stephanie Ferri , picking him up occasionally from their home at 11pm, while often spending hours with him at her house in Edgewater . (more...)
College students celebrate Holi in Mysuru College students celebrate Holi in Mysuru
- March 02, 2018

The festival of Holi has begun today and the festival will be played across the country on 2 March 2018. Back in the day, gulal was made from flowers, spices, and other natural materials like the brilliant Indian Coral Tree and the Flame of the Forest plants, offering medicinal properties and benefits for the skin . (more...)
Outlast: Bundle of Terror gets surprise release on eshop for Switch Outlast: Bundle of Terror gets surprise release on eshop for Switch
- March 02, 2018

Horror fans won't be surprised to learn that those "experiments" aren't based around aromatherapy and yoga. We will, at some point, make an Outlast 3 and answers will be given. It's a psychological horror game that is tailor-made for those who are less into the more action-packed adventures of recent Resident Evil games and want something closer to Siren or Silent Hill. (more...)
Leaked images seem to show LG's next flagship smart phone Leaked images seem to show LG's next flagship smart phone
- March 02, 2018

In another tweet, he also said he was informed that LG also had the LG Q7, LG V35, and a new watch at the event. However, we now hands-on images of the LG G7 right from the booths of MWC 2018 . The evidence backs this up as the phone above is next to a sign that says 'LG G7 (Neo)'. What has caught people's attention, however, is the appearance of the LG G7-a phone that's not supposed to exist. (more...)
OnePlus 6 leaked photos show off a notched-screen design OnePlus 6 leaked photos show off a notched-screen design
- March 02, 2018

We haven't seen any possible renders or live images of the OnePlus 6 , but that's going to change today, thanks to an alleged leak from Weibo. OnePlus has established itself as a smartphone vendor with a six-month upgrade cycle and this year also seems be the same. (more...)
Twitter introduces Bookmarks feature Twitter introduces Bookmarks feature
- March 02, 2018

The app has made some changes to the design and now you will see a new sharing button at the bottom of a tweet . Your Bookmarks are accessible in the main slide-out menu. whatever the reason may have been. Social media giant Twitter rolled out three new features globally on Thursday, including the much desired " Bookmark " feature. (more...)
Fitbit's Apple Watch rival leaks with strong hints of Pebble Fitbit's Apple Watch rival leaks with strong hints of Pebble
- March 02, 2018

Well, the first pictures showing the smartwatch that's supposed to be more appealing than the Fitbit Ionic have just leaked online, along with details about its specs. Smaller in size to the Ionic, it will be waterproof to a depth of 50m, have the same SpO2 sensor introduced with the Ionic and availible in four colours black, silver, rose gold, and charcoal, with a range of more fashionale straps. (more...)
Final Fantasy XIV Update 4.25 Gets Release Date and New Screenshots Final Fantasy XIV Update 4.25 Gets Release Date and New Screenshots
- March 02, 2018

It also marks a rare partnership between two publisher, Square Enix and EA, that are usually rivals. Players will be able to claim the additions for free so long as they purchase or pre-order the game prior to May 1st through Origin's game service. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 gets skiing and snowboarding workout tracking Apple Watch Series 3 gets skiing and snowboarding workout tracking
- March 02, 2018

Apple's smart watch has made a decision to delight its snow sports users. Spring may be upon us but Apple Watch Series 3 users will be happy to know they can now use their trusty device to track skiing and snowboarding. watchOS 4.2 included new APIs for tracking snow sports. The updates for Slopes includes lift vs. trail time and more. Obviously, all of this data will be synced with the Health app so you have a better track of how it all went down during your session. (more...)
[MWC 2018] World's biggest mobile show pictures a better future with 5G [MWC 2018] World's biggest mobile show pictures a better future with 5G
- March 02, 2018

Meanwhile Huawei launched its 5G customer-premises equipment (CPE), the world's first commercial terminal device supporting the globally recognised 3GPP telecommunication standard for 5G. Drawn by the latest 5G Computer Graphics (CG) Cloud technologies developed by Huawei and its partners, visitors seem more than eager to experience the real-time virtual reality of landing on the moon in a lunar module, opening the door, walking on the moon surface and picking up sample rocks. (more...)
Google opens up Flutter mobile app user interface software to beta test Google opens up Flutter mobile app user interface software to beta test
- March 02, 2018

Instead of wiring up to native Android and iOS components, Flutter paints every single pixel to the screen. They compile directly to the native processor architecture code on mobile devices and can access all of the iOS or Android platform's API and services according to Google . (more...)
Google partners Airtel for low-priced Android Oreo Go smartphones Google partners Airtel for low-priced Android Oreo Go smartphones
- March 02, 2018

LAVA International has launched today LAVA Z50 , one of the first smartphone to run on Android Oreo (Go edition) and is ideal for the first time smartphone users. Other features include a 2,460mAh battery, The base variant with 1GB of RAM will be available in April starting €100 and the top-end model for €110. (more...)
Google shopping bans 'gun' searches… including glue guns Google shopping bans 'gun' searches… including glue guns
- March 01, 2018

Even a search for "Laguna Beach" was blocked, and " Gundam " an anime series, did not yield any results. Google is trying to crack down on people shopping for firearms on its website - with some freaky results. People tweeted screenshots of their search results. A spokesperson for Google told The Telegraph that the company was looking into the problem, and indeed it appears that search results for numerous items listed have now been restored. (more...)
PlayStation Plus Games for March 2018 Revealed; Includes Bloodborne and Service Changes PlayStation Plus Games for March 2018 Revealed; Includes Bloodborne and Service Changes
- March 01, 2018

The launch of the PlayStation 4 Pro also gave many gamers the incentive to drop the last generation, making the goal for older titles less and less relevant as time goes on. Also included is the Dungeon Defenders PS Plus Pack, which will be available from March 13 to April 10 United States time. That said, Sony has made it clear that its decision won't affect any of the PS3 and PS Vita games that users have downloaded or will download prior to the termination date. (more...)
Indian-bound Audi A6 revealed ahead of Geneva debut Indian-bound Audi A6 revealed ahead of Geneva debut
- March 01, 2018

Audis all look the same these days! At first look (and second, and third and...) the newly revealed 2018 Audi A6 looks rather like a 2018 Audi A8 . All of the car's assists are managed by a central control module that uses five cameras, five radar sensors and a dozen ultrasonic sensors to monitor the car's environment. (more...)
Carabao Cup final: Guardiola speaks on winning first Man City trophy Carabao Cup final: Guardiola speaks on winning first Man City trophy
- March 01, 2018

Guardiola's first trophy must act as the springboard for sustained success and glory in the biggest competitions. It is often said that the first trophy is most significant, but while this may have been the one to break Guardiola's duck at the Etihad Stadium after a barren first season at the club, it was actually the sixth major trophy won by City this decade. (more...)
Sridevi's funeral delayed, Indian officials await certificates from Dubai government Sridevi's funeral delayed, Indian officials await certificates from Dubai government
- March 01, 2018

Sources have said that the Dubai Police have released the forensic report on Sridevi's death to her family and the Indian Consulate representative. The causes of a cardiac arrest can be multiple. And true to practice, the Dubai Police did just that. Traces of alcohol were found in her body. However, early reports also suggest that she lost her balance and fell into the tub. (more...)
Brigitte Revealed As New Hero in Latest Patch Notes Brigitte Revealed As New Hero in Latest Patch Notes
- March 01, 2018

Her default attack is her Rocket Flail , a melee weapon with both decent range and spread that lets her hit diving enemies easily. The company explains that Brigitte has, until now, worked as an engineer dedicated to fixing her godfather's armor. (more...)
Forget PS Plus, Xbox One Games Pass March 2018 lineup is incredible Forget PS Plus, Xbox One Games Pass March 2018 lineup is incredible
- March 01, 2018

Sea of Thieves isn't the only game coming in March to Game Pass with Rise of the Tomb Raider , Super Lucky's Tale Resident Evil Revelation 2 , Oxenfree , Sonic CD , The Final Station , and Euro Fishing joining the library on March 1. (more...)
H1Z1 launches in full with a new game mode H1Z1 launches in full with a new game mode
- March 01, 2018

After SOE became Daybreak Game Company, H1Z1 split into two different games: H1Z1: Just Survive (the survival game) and H1Z1: King of the Kill (battle royale). There are also a variety of power-ups, including Defensive ones like vehicle fix kits, Evasive ones like turbo boosts, and Combative ones like landmines. (more...)
New McLaren Senna Carbon Pack To Strut Its Stuff In Geneva New McLaren Senna Carbon Pack To Strut Its Stuff In Geneva
- March 01, 2018

The colours are carried through to the interior of the auto, with the door gas strut in Laurel Green and the contrast stitching on the Carbon Black Alcantara® trim on seats, door inners and facia. The McLaren Senna " Carbon Theme " makes its public debut next week at the 88th Geneva International Motor Show, and Mclaren says there will be an additional surprise at its press conference on Tuesday morning. (more...)
APC national caucus meets today over convention, NEC tomorrow APC national caucus meets today over convention, NEC tomorrow
- March 01, 2018

The party had so far been unable to hold the mandatory bi-annual non-elective convention since 2014 as stipulated in its constitution. Amid uncertainties over the fate of the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, John Odigie-Oyegun, who is embroiled in running battle with Bola Tinubu, national leader of the party, the party state chairmen on Monday passed a vote of confidence on the national chairman. (more...)
Nokia is bringing back its slick phone from 'The Matrix' Nokia is bringing back its slick phone from 'The Matrix'
- March 01, 2018

Launched at the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain which started February 25 and runs until March 1, the new version of the classic Nokia 8110 bears similarities with the Nokia 3310 . The device is also launched under Google Android One platform. Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with storytelling features including enhanced "dual-sight", ZEISS optics and acoustics with Nokia spatial audio. (more...)
Amazon.com has reportedly agreed to buy smart-doorbell startup Ring Amazon.com has reportedly agreed to buy smart-doorbell startup Ring
- March 01, 2018

Amazon is paying around $1 billion (€800 million) for Ring , according to a person with knowledge of the deal, making it one of the Seattle-based company's largest acquisitions. Some Ring video doorbells are, according to Ring , already integrated with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant . The deal should offer an even broader platform for Amazon Alexa's smart home features, tied to the Echo as a central hub for control. (more...)
Free Horizon Zero Dawn Theme and Avatars Available Tomorrow Free Horizon Zero Dawn Theme and Avatars Available Tomorrow
- March 01, 2018

Horizon Zero Dawn first released on February 28, 2017 in North America. This achievement puts Horizon Zero Dawn in the same league as other Sony blockbusters such as Uncharted and God of War . In a world where new games are a dime a dozen, with a lot of fresh IP falling foul of harsh (and often fair) criticism, it's awesome to hear that Guerrilla Games have pulled off such a feat - even moreso in that the studio was previously renown for their work on the Killzone series. (more...)
Sony A7 III Price & Specs Sony A7 III Price & Specs
- March 01, 2018

Additionally, the A7 III also comes with a "My Menu" feature that some may already be familiar with, as Sony previously launched this feature on the A9. It has EXMOR R CMOS sensor with an updated BIONZ X image processor. The buffer is very respectable: 177 JPEGs, 89 compressed raw, or 42 uncompressed raw frames. (more...)
FO summons Indian diplomat for sixth time in February FO summons Indian diplomat for sixth time in February
- March 01, 2018

The officer said the loudspeaker announcements on the LoC in Uri sector by the Pakistani Army were actually meant for villages on their side. In military warfare during peacetime, the Army uses its Artillery guns as a last defensive measure after all small arms fire and mortars held with the infantry have been used. (more...)
Uefa change favours top four Uefa change favours top four
- March 01, 2018

UEFA has confirmed the new qualifying process for the Champions League, with Italy getting four automatic group stage places. Brendan Rodgers and his Celtic side entered the competition at the second qualifying round this term in the "champions route", where they defeated Linfield over two legs before moving past Rosenborg and Astana to reach the group stages. (more...)
Google receives 2.4 million right to be forgotten requests Google receives 2.4 million right to be forgotten requests
- March 01, 2018

In deciding what to delist , search engines like Google must consider if the information in question is "inaccurate, inadequate, irrelevant or excessive"-and whether there is a public interest in the information remaining available in search results". (more...)