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NYPD Ditching Outdated Windows Phones for iPhones

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A major impact in the decision to replace the 36,000 Windows Phones for newer iPhones is Microsoft recently ending support for Windows Phone 8.1 , the OS of choice on the Lumia 830 and 640 XL which the department was using in the field . Read More »

Remake Of Yakuza 2 Announcement Leaked With Yakuza Kiwami 2

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The good news for Yakuza fans is that Yakuza Kiwami 2 for PlayStation 4 will be powered by Dragon Engine (the tech behind Yakuza 2 ) which means graphics and visuals are going to be completely overhauled. The title doesn't even have a Japanese release date, so its unlikely the title will be arriving there anytime before late 2017. The system comes in either " Jet Black " or " Glacier White ", with 500GB or 1TB of storage. Read More »

Mike Glennon settles in as Chicago Bears' starting QB

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The first was as he broke late from the huddle, and was forced to call a timeout to avoid a penalty. Though most of Chicago is ready for Mitch-a-palooza, Glennon is an important asset to this organization. This could just be lighting a fire under Williams, but if this team likes someone else they may cut bait. Fortunately, this connection means good new for Tanner Gentry . Read More »

Razer Announce Wolverine Ultimate Xbox One/PC Gaming Controller

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According to Razer , its new gamepad can adapt itself to any gameplay style due to interchangeable parts. Reconfiguring the controller is completed via Razer Synapse on PC or Xbox, and the RGB LED cherry on the cake is the inclusion of Razer Chroma 16.8 million colour lighting effects. Read More »

WikiLeaks hints at Aadhar data access by Central Intelligence Agency

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The biometric system itself was provided by USA identity management firm CrossMatch. Typically, these systems are accessible only by trusted 'administrative users.' To be clear, this is the case with India UID. CIA provides a biometric collection system to its partner agencies. Its tweet also had a linkto an article on Cross Match's Indian operations with its partner Smart Identity Devices Pvt Ltd. Read More »

Vivo Y69 launched with 16MP selfie camera and 3000mAh battery

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Running Android 7.0 Nougat based Funtouch OS 3.2, the Vivo Y69 sports a 5.5-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor . This phone features 35GB of the in-built internal storage. Furthermore, the camera app on the Vivo Y69 comes with a ton of features which includes Bokeh, Group Selfie, and Live Photo. Read More »

Vivo Y69 selfie smartphone launched at Rs 14990

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Vivo Y69 comes with 5.5-inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and runs on Funtouch OS 3.2 based on Android 7.0. It comes in Champagne Gold and Matte Black colors. There is a 13MP camera at the back with Vivo's first ever live photo feature. This phone features 35GB of the in-built internal storage. The storage is expandable up to 256GB. Read More »

United States in awe of total solar eclipse

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The rest of the nation, including here in central Virginia, saw it as a partial eclipse and it basically took over the news all around the country for the whole day. And that rare experience took place Monday, Aug. 21, where the entire North American continent witnessed an eclipse, some in total, and others partially. Read More »

Highlighting the best solar eclipse photos from the Valley and beyond

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It's also where the media and hard-core crazies gravitate because they want to be at some "center" - no matter how thin the reasoning. They camped at John Day, in Grant County Oregon. EclipseMob , the largest project of its kind, is a great example of how using various eclipse watchers from around the nation helps scientists pin point measurements from around the country thanks to the observer's smartphone! Leiva learned how the corona of the sun looks when the sun is eclipsed by the ... Read More »

Confederate flag maker 'overwhelmed' by orders as tensions flare

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Alabama Flag & Banner, which is located near Huntsville, has been hand-sewing Confederate flags since 2015, when Amazon and other retailers made a decision to stop producing the items in wake of the Emanuel AME Church shooting. " The general feeling I get from customers that call and email is that they are pushing back at people who are trying to revise our history ". She said online orders trickle in, day and night. Read More »

Samsung to launch Galaxy J7+ with dual-camera

At first, the company will launch this new smartphone in Thailand and is expected to ship across the globe afterward. In the recent past, the lithium-ion batteries in smartphones typically retain only 80 percent of their original capacity over two years. Read More »

PV Sindhu reaches semi-finals

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Saina, 12th seed, fought off home favourite and 16th seed Kirsty Gilmour 21-19, 18-21, 21-15 in an hour and 14 minutes to assure India of at least a bronze medal. As for his meeting with top-seeded Korean Son Wan Ho, who was taken to three games by Thailand's Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk, Srikanth said, "You can not go by past records". Read More »

US City of Charlottesville Shrouds Confederate Statues After Violence

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James Alex Fields Jr. allegedly drove his auto into a crowd of demonstrators, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer who was there to protest the event. The work began around 1 p.m.in Emancipation Park, where a towering monument of Gen. A man believed to be a Nazi supporter plowed his auto into a crowd of counter-demonstrators, killing Heyer and injuring 19 others. Two police officers were also killed when their helicopter crashed. Read More »

Roku continues to trounce Apple TV

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By contrast, Apple TV's market share fell from 19% to 15% year-on-year. The French site Mac4Ever reported Tuesday that Apple is planning an event for September 12 to unveil the iPhone 8, so an Apple TV announcement could conceivably come at that announcement. Read More »

Mercy is getting some drastic changes in Overwatch

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Yet as Blizzard fundamentally changes how characters are played, and rebalances various aspects of the game, some of those trophies start slipping away from that median, either becoming easier or more hard to obtain than they were before. "We felt like her resurrect was something that needed to be addressed". Should this change go through and hit the live Overwatch server, Reinhardt players will be able to access the key for success-information. Read More »

"Secret of Mana" Remake Revealed for PS4, PS Vita, and PC

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Secret of Mana will release for the PlayStation 4 , PlayStation Vita, and on STEAM . Secret of Mana , the second in the Mana series (known as Seiken Densetsu in Japan), originally reached North America in October of 1993. In Japan, the game is also getting the inevitable limited edition bundle. Also included are DLC costumes including a Moogle Suit, Tiger Two-Piece and Tiger Suit. Read More »

BlackBerry looking to license its version of Android

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It remained in the business and has tried to get back in the game by launching phones that run Android OS. "We have a number of different contracts that we are working on right now". BlackBerry has a similar deal with BB Merah Putih in the Indonesian market. To recall, BlackBerry has licensed its brand name to TCL in the US. Read More »

Ancient tablet reveals genius who lived 3700 years ago

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The Greek astronomer Hipparchus , who lived about 120 BC, is broadly considered "the father of trigonometry " for compiling the first known "table of chords" or trigonometric table, which allows users to figure out the ratio of two sides of a right-angle triangle with only one known ratio. Read More »

Apple removes Iranian apps to comply with USA sanctions

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According to the official literature, Apple is not prohibited from hosting Iranian software products on App Store. Over the last several days, the Cupertino, Calif. He has a history of advocating for online freedoms in Iran. After the Apple notice, nearly all Iranian apps, including Snapp, switched to shaparak, cash and other methods of payment. Read More »

Nokia 6 price and availability in India: Rs. 14999 on Amazon

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HMD launched its flagship smartphone Nokia 8 and in a big improvement in handling the release to market has targted September month for its global roll-out. According to these sources, the Chinese variant may come with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal memory. It is backed by a 3,090mAh non-removable battery that also supports Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology. Read More »

Facebook's Mobile App Can Now Capture 360-Degree Photos

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Facebook is making it a lot easier to capture and share 360-degree photos. Of course, since phones don't have 360-degree cameras built in (yet, at least), the process resembles how you create panoramas in your phone's camera app. You can now also use them as Cover Photos - that should've been the case from the start, but this is the first time Facebook has given the Cover Photos feature a refresh. Read More »

'Blacks For Trump' Leader Is A Former Cult Member

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That link leads to honestfact.com and lists a number of claims about Cherokee Indians, Hillary Clinton , Donald Trump , and many other things. Other weird claims of the Black Man are: Real KKK slave masters are "Cherokee Indians", "ISIS (an evil he claims has moved into the body of Hillary Clinton) and Hillary race war plot to kill all black and white women of America". Read More »

Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) Stock Price Down as Sentiment Crashes

Mastrapasqua Asset Management Inc, a Tennessee-based fund reported 189,483 shares.#img1#. Acceleron Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:XLRN) has declined 22.43% since August 23, 2016 and is downtrending. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 19.65% and performed 64.99% over the last six months. From another technical standpoint, NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)'s 14-day Relative Strength Index (RSI) has reached 49.19, putting it inside a neutral zone. Read More »

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro offers advanced fitness tracking, 5ATM water resistance

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After selecting the 360 x 360 resolution and going to the next screen, you're then met with a new prompt asking you to choose which device pairs the app will be compatible with (e.g. The device will also arrive with an improved buckle strap. It seems like a safe bet Samsung will continue to focus on health-related features for the new wearable . Read More »

Google Pixel 2 May Launch On Oct 5

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The launch date for the Pixel 2 phones, however, is new. However, unlike most premium flagship smartphone , the device will not come with dual rear-camera or wireless charging capability. Some say the Pixel 2 could adopt a thick-bezel design, while the Pixel 2 XL will favor a more G6-esque narrow-bezel one . As was the case with the first Pixel , Google will release two devices of different sizes, reports The Next Web . Read More »

HTC might spin off Vive business or sell entire company

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HTC is also said to be open to the idea of a "strategic investor" bringing in extra finance, or spinning off the VIVE business to be operated separately. Even with the price cut, the HTC Vive in India still costs more than double the United States price. If something occurs, it will likely be limited to the Vive group. Read More »

A Final Fantasy XV Sequel Is Unlikely, Says Game Director

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What that is [the specifications that went out to press] based on the specs that we're running the demo on today. In conversation with IGN at Gamescom , Tabata noted that, "There is certainly a chance". The mobile version of Final Fantasy XV is being condensed into 10 episodes compared to original game's 15 chapters (the first episode will be free upon release), which leads to speculation that most of the filler content and side quests may be hashed out for the sake of the game's ... Read More »

European Union risks breakup without social dumping reform, Macron says

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This concern was one of the factors behind Brexit. The current European Union directive allows companies to post workers in other European Union countries for a limited amount of time. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis said that European Union rules needed to be clearer. France's Emmanuel Macron said expert teams would discuss the contentious issue in the coming weeks. Read More »