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Dragon Age Creative Director Leaves BioWare


It is only appropriate that in his letter to the public that he ends it with a popular Elven endearment from the Dragon Age series, "Ma Serannas", which means "My thanks/thank you". The BioWare community says a tearful goodbye to the man behind some of the most iconic franchises in gaming history. He had been hired by BioWare as a guest writer on a Dragon Age project. Read More »

Bixby 2.0 on the way 18th October

The report also suggests that Samsung already put someone new in charge of the smartphone assistant because of a "lackluster" response to it so far. Former vice chief of Samsung Research in America, Chung Eui-suk, is now the head of Samsung's service intelligence group at its headquarters in South Korea, having been appointed to over see the next steps for Bixby which will aim to reverse the lacklustre response the virtual assistant has had, according to the Korean Herald . Read More »

Life is Strange: Before The Storm Episode Two Launch Trailer Released


If you have yet to play Episode 1, you may wish to skip down the page a bit. Before the duo can run away, Chloe gets involved with a risky errand for Frank Bowers, which exposes Chloe to an uglier side of Arcadia Bay. The new " Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode 2 Trailer" sets the scene for the events of Episode 2: Brave New World , showcasing some new characters and environments alongside others that are making a return from the first game. Read More »

Samsung Elec says Q3 operating profit likely almost tripled from yr ago


Operating profit was estimated at 14.5 trillion won (US$12.8 billion), compared with 5.2 trillion won tallied a year earlier, the company said in a regulatory filing. Sales of its display business, mostly from its high-end, small-sized flexible OLED screens, which it sells to rival Apple, are also a likely contributor. Read More »

Tesla voluntary recalls 11000 Model X SUVs worldwide

During recent internal testing, Tesla determined that a small number of cables in the second row fold-flat seats in some 2016 and 2017 Model X vehicles may need to be adjusted. There haven't been any reports of seat issues in the field. Tesla says some cables in the seat may have been improperly tightened, which prevents the left seat from locking in an upright position. Read More »

Gulf International Bank (uk) Ltd Modifies Its Holdings in Alphabet Inc. (GOOG)

Gulf International Bank (uk) Ltd now controls 98,891 shares valued at $94,847,000. After $-0.05 actual EPS reported by Rosetta Stone Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 400.00% negative EPS growth. The business's revenue was up 21.0% on a year-over-year basis. Stock's free cash flow yield, which represents the amount of cash available to investors before dividends, expressed as a percentage of the stock price, is 0.67. Read More »

Yellowstone supervolcano could blow faster than thought, destroy all of mankind


Ash from a mega-eruption at Yellowstone would spread across the USA , covering nearby states such as Wyoming, Idaho, Colorado and Montana in up to three feet of ash, according to a 2014 study of what might happen if a supervolcano erupted , and blanketing the Midwest and other parts of the US, killing animals and plants, affecting the power grid and destroying buildings, causing a volcanic winter . Read More »

Amazon, Microsoft Join To Offer Artificial Intelligence Platform

Further, they said Gluon code could be used to build deep learning components such as convolutional networks for applications ranging from object detection and speech recognition. Several companies, including Intel, Qualcomm, AMD and ARM, are working with the Open Neural Network Exchange ( ONNX ) project to help create a shared representation of one popular form of machine learning. Read More »

Nubia Z17S, Nubia Z17 miniS With Four Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications

The Nubia Z17 miniS will be available at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 20,000). Both will be available in China from Thursday and will go on sale from October 19. The dual-SIM phone runs Android Nougat-based Nubia UI and supports 4G LTE connectivity as also USB Type-C for charging and data syncing. All of this is backed by a 3,100mAh battery that supports fast charging technology. Read More »

Microsoft has the BEST news for fans


All of these consoles are the regular white Xbox One S with a 500GB harddrive plus one controller. "I look at Pro as more of a competitor to S than I do to Xbox One X . Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility should be with fans soon, as Microsoft gets closer to bringing classic games to Xbox One. In other words, the Xbox One X is a more powerful version of the Xbox One that Microsoft anticipates will be in demand by a lot of gamers, though not all of them. Read More »

Richard Branson invests in the hyperloop


Virgin Group has invested in Hyperloop One and rebranded the company Virgin Hyperloop One. Branson joined the board of Hyperloop One and the company would rebrand itself as Virgin Hyperloop One in the coming months, Hyperloop said in a statement on Thursday. Read More »

Samsung's Latest Robot Vacuum Looks Like Darth Vader


Samsung has partnered with Disney and Lucasfilm for a duo of limited edition Star Wars versions of its VR7000 Powerbot robotic vacuum cleaner. This means from a smartphone you can start or stop the machine, schedule cleaning times, and check the cleaning history. Read More »

Tatas to merge telecom business with Bharti Airtel


Bharti Airtel has made a decision to acquire the wireless business of Tata Teleservices , an ET report stated. In March this year, Airtel's rivals - Vodafone India and Idea Cellular had announced merger plans to create India's largest telecom firm. Read More »

Besides having two moons, dwarf planet Haumea also has a ring

The study's co-author Pablo Santos Sanz suggests that a debate will continue for some time, but it is likely that it could lose dwarf planet status. They say the dwarf planet has an unusual elongated ellipsoid shape, with axes of approximately 2,322 kilometres (1,442 miles) by 1,704 kilometres (1,059 miles) by 1,138 kilometres (707 miles), and no global atmosphere that can be detected. Read More »

Apple's $1 billion data centre gets Irish High Court green light


The decision was made by Justice Paul McDermott, who ruled that Apple should be granted permission to build the data centre, despite objections from local residents. The huge project has been plagued by delays over the last two years after a small number of people objected to its construction, citing environmental issues and other concerns. Read More »

LG and Apple may partner to make foldable displays for the iPhone


LG Display will create a foldable OLED panel for the 2020 iPhone, according to unnamed industry sources . While Samsung has reputedly been working on a foldable or flexible smartphone for quite some time, a report on Wednesday claimed that Apple is also developing a similar device. Read More »

Oculus Go VR Headset Introduced By Oculus From $199


Aside that the device will be powered by Qualcomm's mobile processor, the new #Pacific VR headset will be lighter compared to Samsung's #Gear Vr. The new product is meant to be more practical and accessible than Facebook's current flagship VR device, Oculus Rift , which requires a paired computer system to work - limiting its use to the home and to those who can afford a PC with the specifications needed to run virtual reality applications. Read More »

Intex launches X series smartphones with Aqua Lions X1+ and X1

Interestingly, Xolo handset company also tagged a one-time screen replacement offer with its latest smartphone devices in India as well. Apart from the different RAM and storage capacities, both the Aqua Lions X1 and Aqua Lions X1 Plus comes with the same specifications. Read More »

Coolest Things Facebook Announced At Oculus Go Launch Event

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems to be realizing a sobering reality about virtual reality. Soon to be launched, Oculus Venues will let you watch concerts and catch premieres of new movies and TV shows with up to 1,000 people. It comes with a wireless VR controller, room-scale movement, a head-mounted display equipped with a built-in camera and so on. Consumers may still be interested in budget-friendly VR devices . Read More »

How to watch SpaceX Falcon 9 launch

The rocket's first stage for the mission previously supported SpaceX's 10th resupply mission to the International Space Station in February of this year. Early Monday, a SpaceX Falcon soared from Southern California with Iridium satellites. Musk, SpaceX's chief executive officer, has championed reusability- once derided as a insane idea-to lower launch costs and win a growing roster of customers. Read More »

Google to disable Home Mini top touch functionality after 24/7 recording issue


Although we only received a few reports of this issue , we want people to have complete peace of mind while using Google Home Mini . While it's certainly conceivable that Google would be able to redesign the Home Mini's software to reject prolonged accidental activations, the bad optics of the situation somewhat forced its hand here. Read More »

Jio users! Here is a Dhan Dhana Dhan offer for you

This offer starts from 12th October till 18th October and cashback will be in form of vouchers. The offer will be available for the users on MYJio app, Jio .com website, Jio Store outlets, Reliance Digital large-format stores and other Reliance partners. Read More »

Five Hollywood Studios On Board For Movies Anywhere Service


While it's owned by Disney, it operates independently via an advisory committee representing the participants, and movies can be redeemed through Amazon Video, Google Play, iTunes and Vudu. In 2014, the Disney Movies Anywhere service opened support to iTunes and Google Play , specifically for Disney movies to be accessed virtually anywhere. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A5(2018) to sport an infinity display?


This sensor would be able to analyze atmospheric conditions and then give the user advice on whether they should wear a pollution mask. It was the same case with Galaxy Note 8 and Apple's iPhone 8. Talking about its software front, the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) runs company's custom UI skin, based on Android operating system (unspecified version). Read More »

Princess Nokia Throws Soup At Racist Subway Passenger


Footage of a drunken white man identified as Paul Lawson repeatedly calling a group of black teens a racial slur has been making the rounds on social media since Tuesday. When I slapped him he called me a nigger, and when I did all my brothers on the train came to my side and held my hand and comforted me. although painful and humiliating we stood together and kicked this disgusting racist off the train so we could ride in peace away from him. Read More »

Samsung unveils slimmer image sensors for large-screen phones

Today, the company announced it has developed two new camera image sensors that offer high-end hardware with a slim design, which could be used in future bezel-less smartphones. And did we mention that the smaller pixel size will contribute to a slimmer camera sensor, allowing manufacturers to design phones without a camera bump. Read More »

'The Evil Within 2' Frightens With New Launch Trailer


Along the way, he'll meet up with freakish creatures, like a long-haired woman who appears to be made up of body parts, psychotic photographers, and other deranged monsters who only look human. Dive into hell once more in the sequel to the hit 2014 survival horror game from the mind of Shinji Mikami. The Evil Within 2 launches on Friday the 13th for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. Read More »

Sensitive Australian Defence Force data stolen by hacker

The hacker, going by the codename "Alf", stole information about Australia's 13.2 billion USA dollars Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program and 3.1 billion US dollar P-8 surveillance plane project from an Adelaide-based defence contractor. Australia has agreed to buy 72 Lockheed Martin Corp Joint Strike Fighter planes. "Alf" used a tool named China Chopper, popular with Chinese hackers , but the group responsible could be a criminal group or state-sponsored, said Mr Clarke. Read More »

The world cup is 'non-negotiable,' insists Qatar

As the crisis enters its fifth month with no light at the end of the tunnel, the quartet has begun a new campaign targeting the FIFA World Cup to be staged in Qatar in five years. A statement from the Qatari government communications office said that the boycott was "founded on petty jealousy, not real concerns" . The World Cup is the centrepiece of a carefully crafted strategy to project Qatar onto the global stage via sport. Read More »

Amazon Echo Show Price Dropped By $30


The company also claims it will "get smarter", the more people use it. We heard recently that Google had made a decision to block YouTube on the Echo Show, the two companies have apparently not come to an agreement regarding YouTube on Amazon devices. Read More »