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Volkswagen Passat launched at Rs 29.99 lakh


New-gen luxury sedan powered by 177hp, 2.0-litre turbo-diesel; gets underpinned by VW's MQB platform; available in two trims. The company has commenced the bookings for the saloon at all the dealerships. It is mated to a 6 speed automatic DSG transmission, while it returns an ARAI certified mileage of 17.42kmpl. "The new Passat brings in style, luxury and sticks to the core values of high safety of the VW brand". Read More »

Here's how the front of the Huawei Mate 10 looks like


Huawei is close to launching the Mate 10 series of phones in less than two weeks, and today, it confirmed one of the more important hardware specs for the company's next flagship handset. Previous rumors also suggested that the Huawei Mate 10 will cost 4299 yuan while the Mate 10 Pro will have a 5499 yuan price tag. In any case, we just have to wait for six more days until the official launch. Read More »

Washington Nationals at Chicago Cubs Game 3 score, TV channel


In a tense, back-and-forth game with the Nationals , Chicago fell behind but came back late against Washington's bullpen, winning Game 3, 2-1, at Wrigley Field to grab a 2-1 series lead. La Stella crossed home plate as the ball somehow found grass to give the Cubs a 2-1 lead, and from there, closer Wade Davis finished it with a ideal ninth to give Chicago the series lead. Read More »

Saudi Aramco expands in India


He outlined a number of areas for potential collaboration with Russian companies in industrial localization, global gas, downstream petrochemicals, technology, trading, climate change and carbon management. Saudi Arabia is the second largest supplier of crude to India after Iraq and it accounts for about 19 per cent of our crude oil imports and also 29 per cent of LPG imports respectively. Read More »

YouTube bans gun modification videos after Las Vegas shooting

The changes are being implemented a little over a week after the shooting that occurred in Las Vegas on October 1. The Telegraph first reported that YouTube had "deleted content explaining how to make guns fire more rapidly", and quoted an unnamed company spokesperson who said that the site was making the move in light of a reevaluation of its policy on risky and harmful content. Read More »

Download iOS 11.1 Public Beta 2 for iPhone & iPad


The takeaway from this, perhaps, is not only that we're becoming increasingly reliant on hieroglyphics to communicate with each other (and how quickly and efficiently they're allowing us to do so), but also how inclusive they can be: Slowly but surely emojis have come to pretty thoroughly represent the diverse and changing world around us. Read More »

Here's What Time The Gran Turismo Sport Demo Goes Live


You can now download the GT Sports limited demo from over on the PlayStation Store . To let the players get a preview of the new game features of " Gran Turismo Sport ", Sony Interactive Entertainment will launch a free demo period starting on October 9. Read More »

Marshadow Now Available In Pokemon Sun and Moon


This event is part of the marketing campaign to advertise Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! Enter the download code you picked up and you'll be able to retrieve Marshadow from the deliveryman waiting inside any Pokemon Center in Alola. Once you have received your code from GameStop, start up your Pokémon Sun or Moon game and when on the main menu, click "Mystery Gift" instead of "Continue". Read More »

The beta for Star Wars: Battlefront II has been extended 2 days


Well, we have good news for those who did. On its SWBF2 Twitter account, EA fired off a tweet announcing that the beta has been extended to Wednesday, October 11. Here's also hoping that the campaign is strong. Become the hero and play as a fearless trooper, pilot a legendary starfighter, fight as your favorite iconic Star Wars characters, or forge a new path as an elite special forces soldier through an emotionally gripping new Star Wars story. Read More »

Cuts Rating On Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) To "Market Perform"

Currently, 749.42 million total shares are owned by the public and among those 698.01 million shares have been available to trade. Activision Blizzard, Inc . Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.27% of the company's stock. Emerald Advisers Inc Pa invested in 18,781 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Read More »

Apple does not slow down older phone speeds says bench-marking agency

In all, there are more than 100,000 pieces of data and tests were performed with the 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme Graphics and 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme Physics tests. With the new Apple iOS 11 update in September there came new enhancements for your iPhone and iPad and newly updated apps appearing almost every day. Read More »

SNES Classic Edition hack opens the door to more games


If any of that sounds familiar, as opposed to gibberish, it's because the same program and hacker emerged shortly after the launch of 2016's Linux-powered NES Classic . Several tutorials have now been published by the SNES Classic community that make it easy to install more games on your SNES. Now, the same has been found for its successor SNES Classic Edition , which also has been hacked to add custom games. Read More »

Alphabet's Project Loon to bring emergency internet connectivity to Puerto Rico


Hurricanes Irma and Maria destroyed the island's infrastructure, where 83% of people remain uncommunicated with the world due to the heavy damage all telecom services sustained. The balloons cross link to provide the best coverage matrix and when they drift off position or are otherwise disabled, they're capable of descent for recovery by crews on the surface. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Arrives in Malaysia for RM539

The company might get the great opportunity of revealing their both upcoming flagship handset Redmi Note 5 Plus along with the Redmi Note 5 Plus during the same launch occasion. The second image shows the rear side of the smartphone and we can see that there is a dual camera setup at the back. The whole package might be backed with a 4,000 mAh Li-ion juice pack. Read More »

AOL Instant Messenger To End Service In December

Project popularitate e-mails, was very popular in the late 90s.as of 2006, with the help of the messenger corresponded to 52% of Internet users in the United States. "You likely remember the CD, your first screenname, your carefully curated away messages, and how you organized your buddy lists". In April, it was announced that Yahoo would be renamed Oath as incoming owner Verizon completed its $4.8bn acquisition of the tech giant. Read More »

OnePlus 6 coming sooner than speculated time frame?

While dwindling OnePlus 5 stocks might indicate at an imminent launch, early reports had claimed that the OnePlus 6 will be launched in early 2018 - possible January. Despite the fact, it isn't yet confirmed what OnePlus' expectations in regards to the OnePlus 5 are sooner rather than later. OnePlus 5: has there been cheating on the Benchmarks? "With the OnePlus 5T , the Chinese firm is considering moving the fingerprint scanner on the back and this will also allow OnePlus to implement ... Read More »

Honor 7X spotted on GeekBench with 4GB RAM and Android Nougat


Last week, Honor has launched the Honor 9i smartphone in India with the 18:9 display and four cameras. The Honor 6X is ten months old at this point, so we're due for a new device in the budget series. A 3,240mAh non-removable battery will also be a part of this package, while the phone will sport 16 and 2-megapixel shooters on the back. It's likely we'll see a 16MP primary camera along with a 2MP camera, but we'll have to wait a day to find out what Honor has in store. Read More »

Here is How You Can Get Started With WhatsApp for Business

In this case, too, business users can install WhatsApp on the same phone from which they operate their personal WhatsApp account. Under the Settings option, you will see additions such as Business Settings and Statistics. BookMyShow in India has already confirmed it is a partner for WhatsApp's Business program and has started sending ticket updates via the app to consumers. Read More »

Bethesda Calls Reaction to Wolfenstein 2's Nazi-Killing Trailers "Disturbing"


Wolfenstein has been a game about fighting Nazis since its first ever release in the 1980s. "We aren't going to shy away from what the game is about", he continued. The only thing that's changed is the world, which is why Hines defended the game's marketing message. He says that video games are a powerful tool for this kind of expression. Read More »

Nintendo Releases A 5-Minute Overview Trailer for Super Mario Odyssey


The crowd certainly had the right idea. It's everything that a Mario fan could want and more. He ended those Games. The game will be released on October 27. The final stretch featured a Mario trio. In one scene, Mario switched up his outfit with a red jumpsuit and blue shirt while joining a lady in red singing on stage. Read More »

Ryan murder: CBI to probe Pinto's role in 'conspiracy'


The court also directed the CBI, which is probing the case, to submit a report in the matter on the next date of hearing, on December 5. Ryan International Group CEO Ryan Pinto was granted an interim bail by the Punjab and Haryana High Court today. Read More »

Hitman Announcement and DLC Coming Later This Month


In addition, the end of the month at the disposal of gamers will be several contracts, the Trustee of which will be the British master, specializing in the time, Hatch . On top of that, ten new player-curated feature contracts will also come this month at a later date. No exact details were shared as to what this new content will be, however, the developer confirmed that it won't be the game's highly-anticipated second season. Read More »

Pre-Order Cute Google Home Mini - Walmart, Best Buy, $49


Though it won't produce the strong sound of its larger brethren, it's the ideal size to sit anywhere you need a speaker or want easy access to Google Assistant . Still, getting the speaker for free obviously adds more value to your purchase . They are the big and little brothers to the original Google Home . Read More »

Cracked iPhone 8 reported anew in China

Liu in China reportedly cracked open while charging. Ogden's story is the first reported incident where a wireless charger was used. Last week there was a news report pointing out that an iPhone 8 Plus had ripped open because of a swollen battery. Read More »

Google to Provide Puerto Rico With Cell Service Using Balloons


Eight-three percent of the island's cellular sites remain out of commission, making communication on and off the island hard, according to the agency. Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, with 83% of cell sites remaining out of service. Read More »

More iPhone 8 Plus handsets 'burst open', Apple announces probe

The 4.7-inch display featured a resolution of 1334-by-750 pixels. The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus looked near identical to the iPhone 7, and you can expect the iPhone 11 to be near identical to the iPhone X . It isn't clear if the issue has plagued a whole batch of iPhones - like it was with the Galaxy Note 7 - or just a handful of them. This issue is seen in older batteries those are nearing the end of their lifespan but it is pretty rare. Read More »