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HTC launches U11+, U11 Life smartphones HTC launches U11+, U11 Life smartphones
- November 03, 2017

The HTC U11 features a 3,000mAh battery while the U11 Plus has a 3,930mAh battery. The Life features a 5.2 inch, Full HD 1080p (1080 x 1920 pixels) made from Corning® Gorilla® Glass featuring display color customization. The U11 didn't bring a headphone jack and the U11 Plus has done the same. The Life also has done away with 3.5mm headphone jack, to make up for that they include their USB-USonic headphones. (more...)
Blizzard Announced 'Hearthstone' Expansion Blizzard Announced 'Hearthstone' Expansion "Kobolds & Catacombs" at Blizzcon
- November 03, 2017

If you're attending Blizzcon or watching the Virtual Ticket , you'll get a golden version of the card. There will be nine legendary weapons available in Kobolds & Catacombs, one for each class. Cards in the new pack will include the new keyword "recruit". Some cards will recruit minions that match certain conditions, while others recruit randomly chosen minions. (more...)
Overwatch's Hanzo coming as a main character in Heroes of the Storm Overwatch's Hanzo coming as a main character in Heroes of the Storm
- November 03, 2017

The additions of Hanzo and Alexstrasza were leaked prior to BlizzCon 2017 thanks to Blizzard's Chinese Heroes of the Storm website spotted by members of gaming forum ResetEra. More details to come. In addition to the HotS news, we've also learned that StarCraft II is going free-to-play, with players gaining access to a substantial chunk of the game without paying a dime. (more...)
Razer's Latest Overwatch Inspired D.Va PC Gaming Gear Announced Razer's Latest Overwatch Inspired D.Va PC Gaming Gear Announced
- November 03, 2017

So you want to be like Overwatch hero Hana "D.Va" Song, huh? The former StarCraft 2 professional gamer's mouse, mousepad, and iconic headset are being released by Razer . Polygon has reached out to Razer for more information about the D.Va MEKA headset and will update if more information becomes available. Firstly, the Razer Naga Trinity, the ninth iteration of the best-selling modular mouse Razer has for offer. (more...)
Perfect World has shut down very big developer Motiga Perfect World has shut down very big developer Motiga
- November 03, 2017

With just a few months left until Motiga's MOBA, Gigantic , officially launches, it seems Perfect World weren't satisfied with the way things were going and have made a decision to shutter the studio entirely. It's not clear for how long the game will be supported, as Chung simply stated that work will continue until it doesn' t make sense anymore. Chung also added that other studios will be affected by this decision. (more...)
Beware! Fake WhatsApp application spotted on Google Play Store
- November 03, 2017

There is another version with the same name with over million downloads. Fake version of WhatsApp is not a new thing. "Do not download", said a user. According to the report, a version of popular mobile game Temple Run 2 can also be found which was uploaded in October. Supposedly, all of Google's apps will considered system and will automatically receive any new updates . (more...)
Team USA gears up for 2018 Winter Olympics
- November 03, 2017

The flame has continued to make its way around Greece, having arrived at the Acropolis on Monday with the ceremony to hand over the flame to the PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee held at the Panathenaic Stadium on Tuesday. "I am really excited that I will get to watch some of the world's best athletes compete here for the Games, and I know that they will really inspire me and that this will be an experience I will never forget". (more...)
Targa Resources Corporation (NYSE:TRGP) Shorted Shares Decreased By 12.39%
- November 03, 2017

About 35,951 shares traded or 85.82% up from the average. About shares traded. Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP) has risen 18.42% since November 3, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment increased to 1.46 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.61 in 2017Q1. Van ECK Associates Corp grew its position in shares of Targa Resources by 24.0% in the second quarter. (more...)
OnePlus 5T gets confirmed by OnePlus CEO, launching on November 13th OnePlus 5T gets confirmed by OnePlus CEO, launching on November 13th
- November 03, 2017

However, the smartphone maker OnePlus has finally confirmed the existence of its upcoming flagship - the OnePlus 5T . The above photo was snapped during the ongoing Paris Game Week. HTC , Motorola, Xiaomi and many others are also taking down this path, but OnePlus says the 5T will stick to this endangered feature. However, the company maybe pushing for an early launch of the OnePlus 5T with the good demand seen for the iPhone X, the 10th Anniversary edition of the iPhone. (more...)
Cisco Introduces AI-Based Virtual Assistant for Business Meetings Cisco Introduces AI-Based Virtual Assistant for Business Meetings
- November 03, 2017

He sees a future in which Spark Assistant can interact with line-of-business applications such as Salesforce or ServiceNow - the AI tool might be used to pull up sales pipeline data in a meeting, for example. "Spark Assistant " is the latest innovation to be added to the Cisco Spark Platform , with the aim of helping employees run meetings smoother and more efficiently. (more...)
Xiaomi Launches Watered-Down Redmi Y Lite For Rs 6999 Xiaomi Launches Watered-Down Redmi Y Lite For Rs 6999
- November 03, 2017

The company also announced that MIUI 9 will start rolling out for Xiaomi smartphones by the end of November. As for the Redmi Y1 Lite , the phone comes in only one configuration with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage , and is priced at Rs. (more...)
Facebook Profit Jumps 79% to United States dollars 4.7 Billion in Q3 Facebook Profit Jumps 79% to United States dollars 4.7 Billion in Q3
- November 03, 2017

Intense words, although perhaps what you would get out of a CEO on a day when more than one lawmaker threatened to more greatly regulate Facebook if it couldn't police itself well enough to prevent intervening in USA elections. That's good for business, he said, since Facebook users don't want fake news, hate speech or bullying. He said Facebook will double the security team to 20,000 in the next year ( Facebook now has 23,165 employees) and introduce a tool that allows users to ... (more...)
For Honor Season Four update adds two new heroes
- November 03, 2017

The pack also offers two new heroes; the Samurai Hybrid Aramush who wields dual katanas and Shaman the Viking Assassin, an offensive-centric hero who presses attacks with his hatchet and a dagger. "Upon the presentation of an Offering, each Shrine grants the entire team a unique buff, forcing players to make strategic choices on where to place their Offerings". (more...)
Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) Given a $39.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC
- November 03, 2017

The Illinois-based Continental Advisors Ltd has invested 1.73% in Pfizer Inc. (RJFSA), Raymond James Ltd. (RJ Ltd.), Eagle Asset Management, Inc. It has a 19.42 P/E ratio. Hudson Pac Pptys Inc (NYSE:HPP) was raised too. Piper Jaffray maintained Pfizer Inc. "(PFE)" was reported by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. (more...)
Overwatch League players will be using i7-powered HP computers Overwatch League players will be using i7-powered HP computers
- November 03, 2017

It is uncertain as to what Intel will be bringing to the table for the Overwatch League but HP has been confirmed (via ESPN ) to be providing its Omen lineup for the players. "For Omen, in particular, we have an awesome set of competitive hardcore products that we're excited for", Josh Kocurek , global marketing management for gaming and esports for HP said. (more...)
YouTube Kids App Updated with Kid Profiles, Dynamic UI YouTube Kids App Updated with Kid Profiles, Dynamic UI
- November 03, 2017

When parents sign in through their Google account, they can create profiles for their kids. However, the passcodes don't prevent parents from keeping track of what their kids watch. The biggest addition this time around is the ability to add multiple users/profiles to YouTube Kids . A final setup screen offers a longer explanation as to why parents may want to turn search on or off, allowing parents to better understand the risk associated with that decision. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance
- November 03, 2017

About 5.59 million shares traded or 2.01% up from the average. Activision Blizzard, Inc is a developer and publisher of interactive entertainment content and services. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) was sold by ZACCONI RICCARDO on Tuesday, May 16. Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.24, from 0.91 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) (GS) Shares Bought by Roundview Capital LLC
- November 03, 2017

Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc (TSE:ENF) has 0.00% since November 2, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 8.26% the S&P500. Private Wealth Partners Llc increased its stake in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) by 70.53% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Samsung Experience 9.0 brings Android Oreo 8.0 beta to select users Samsung Experience 9.0 brings Android Oreo 8.0 beta to select users
- November 03, 2017

The biggest question is when Samsung will release the finished version. The beta period will allow Samsung to gather helpful insights and feedback from customers on their first impressions of the Samsung Experience 9.0 beta's performance and usability during the testing period to develop a more reliable, high-performing software package and provide Galaxy users with an improved and optimised experience. (more...)
JCPenny's Black Friday 2017 ad have leaked, bringing some great deals
- November 02, 2017

Costco will also offer a $100 discount for the 1 TB PlayStation 4 console, which will be sold for $189, while the Xbox One S 500 GB bundle will be sold for only $219.99 after an $80 discount. This bundle promo will come with free Kohl's Cash worth $90. Most of the prices are listed below, but for some, Costco has only listed the discounts. (more...)
Dia de Los Muertos event to celebrate lives of dead November 1 Dia de Los Muertos event to celebrate lives of dead November 1
- November 02, 2017

With a handcrafted altar and a plethora of traditional goodies, students at College of the Canyons (COC) celebrated Dia de Los Muertos Wednesday. For centuries, Mexico and families of Mexican heritage have observed Dia de Los Muertos , a tradition that precisely honors their ancestors and dearly departed. (more...)
Jawan lost his life during Pulwama encounter Jawan lost his life during Pulwama encounter
- November 02, 2017

The police official added that there were at least two to three terrorists still hiding in the village. The injured jawan succumbed to his injuries at Army hospital. According to sources, Army, Special Operation Group of Jammu and Kashmir Pollice and CRPF acting on a tip off information, cordoned off Samboora village of Pampore Thursday evening. (more...)
Kashmir: BJP youth activist's body found with his throat slit in Shopian Kashmir: BJP youth activist's body found with his throat slit in Shopian
- November 02, 2017

Police sources said that the body of Gowhar Ahmad Bhat son of Mohammad Auob Bhat, BJP Youth President Shopian , was recovered today evening at Kiloora with visible torture marks on body parts. "We are verifying whether the deceased is affiliated to any political party or not", he said. He was a resident of Bongam area in Shopian . He said Bhat had been associated with the party for over two years. (more...)
Oppo R11s and R11s Plus Android phones are here
- November 02, 2017

They have added every little and minute features into the devices. There also are some changes in the camera and battery departments but not enough to warrant a change if you already own the OPPO R11 or R11 Plus . It is also available in 64 GB of internal storage option with 4000 mAh of battery. In terms of the software, the R11s runs Android 7.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.2 on top. (more...)
Apple (AAPL) 4th Quarter Earnings: What to Expect Apple (AAPL) 4th Quarter Earnings: What to Expect
- November 02, 2017

The Cupertino-based tech giant, which has beaten Wall Street earnings per share estimates in five straight quarters, has made investors tons of money this year, putting up some 46% stock gains, including nearly 13% over the past three months. (more...)
Microsoft Edge updated on iOS, picks up battery life improvements
- November 02, 2017

As Microsoft wants to make Edge browser a cross-platform app, the company recently launched its Edge browser for iPhones in preview and today Microsoft is updating the web browser with improvements on the App Store. We looked under the hood and found a few optimizations. In addition to the battery life improvements, it's also more seamless to swipe left or right in order to switch between web pages. (more...)
Miss Peru pageant protests sexual violence Miss Peru pageant protests sexual violence
- November 02, 2017

Contestants at the Miss Peru 2018 competition took a stand for women's rights. The 20 year-old victor, Romina Lozano, disclosed that "3,114 women victims of trafficking up until 2014" on the top-rated Peruvian program. "More than 70 percent of women in our country have experienced street harassment", Juana Acevedo told the crowd. The organisers of the beauty contest backed the participants by displaying news material on prominent cases of sexual violence. (more...)
Senate insists that Police boss must appear before committee over alleged corrupt Senate insists that Police boss must appear before committee over alleged corrupt
- November 02, 2017

After about an hour waiting in vain for the arrival of the Police Chief at the public hearing, Alimikhena, who doubles as the Senate Deputy Majority Whip, said that although the committee received correspondence from Idris informing it that he had gone to court to challenge the Senate invitation, the court would not stop the parliament from exercising its constitutional role. (more...)
Huawei Y7 Prime arrives in India as Holly 4 Plus Huawei Y7 Prime arrives in India as Holly 4 Plus
- November 02, 2017

According to a report via BGR India, the device is fueled by a 4,000mAh battery pack, which is capable of offering 20 hours video playback, 15 hours of 4G web surfing or 66 hours music playback. The Honor Holly 4 Plus has been priced at Rs 13,999 and will be available for purchase from November 3 via all Honor partner stores across India. (more...)
Destiny 2 offline tomorrow afternoon
- November 02, 2017

This latest patch aims to fix the glitch with the Monty Python emote which allowed players to be able to walk through walls. It sounds like a minor bug in isolation, but the issue was serious enough for Bungie to cancel competitive multiplayer event Trials of the Nine for two weeks. (more...)