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Deviljho Is Monster Hunter

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The common occurring of delayed releases for the PC is something which gamers have grown accustomed to and if you're among them, then you shouldn't be surprised that Monster Hunter World for the PC has been delayed further. "From the giant Rathalos head, to the super-sized meat platters, we hope the Monster Hunter Meat Shack is a hit with fans of the game both new and old immersing all its guests deep into the world of Monster Hunter ". Read More »

Nintendo's Switch Is The Fastest Selling Gaming Console Ever

The company says 60% of Switch users own the game, but we're not sure if this is based on the current 10 million console sales milestone or standard "over 4.8 million sales" ten-month figure. The Switch will see more high-profile first-party games like Bayonetta 3 and possibly Metroid Prime 4 this year. Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was also a hit alongside numerous successful ports of Wii U and indie games. Read More »

Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Out in Japan in March

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The confirmation came from a Japanese store listing that only had the PS4 edition, but it's nearly certain it'll come to both PS4 and Xbox One. According to a report, with information from the Twitter account, Renka_schedule , which reports on video game releases in Japan, the HD Remaster of Burnout Paradise will arrive on PS4. Read More »

Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2 press renders leak

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The screen on the XA2 has increased by 0.2-inches over the XA1 to 5.2-inch and receives a jump in resolution to full HD 1920 x 1080. What is certain is the processing power of the Xperia A2 Ultra, which will come from Snapdragon 830 octa-core chip, clocking in at around 2.2 gigahertz (GHz). Read More »

SpaceX pushes rocket launch back to Sunday

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Air Force, although the timing of those missions is uncertain. The rocket-which will be "the most powerful operational rocket in the world"-is set to lift off for the first time later this month". SpaceX later released photos of the vehicle being encapsulated in the rocket's payload fairing. The September 2016 accident that blew up a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket does not count as a failed mission, since the rocket blew up while it was on the launch pad, and not during a mission. Read More »

Nexon might be done with Lawbreakers

Nexon has released its investor presentation Q3 2017 report that states Bluehole Studio's PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has made it tough for FPS games in the current market. The future looks pretty bleak for LawBreakers at this point, as Nexon commented that it won't be "accruing any more impairment losses". With Nexon written the game off, the future of the game is uncertain. Read More »

Microsoft stops production of the Xbox Kinect Adapter

You may have ended up with one of these adaptors completely by accident when Microsoft threw it at your head - sorry, released it for free - after the release of the Xbox One S. Sadly when the most powerful console ever, the Xbox One X was launched Microsoft ended this promotion. With such powerful hardware, Xbox One X owners will be able to play 4K-resolution games at 60 frames per second (FPS). Read More »

Coral reefs head for 'knock-out punch'

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Scientists argue that a three-pronged approach is needed to tackle the issue - by addressing the issues of nutrient pollution and climate change; by protecting vulnerable marine life through measures such as "no-catch" zones; and by improving low-oxygen tracking worldwide. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Is Fastest-Selling Console In US History

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The previous record holder, the Wii, sold four million consoles in the U.S. during its first ten month on sale in 2006-2007. "Fans across the country have experienced the joy of playing their favorite games at home or on the go", said Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America's President and COO. Read More »

Apple: All Mac and iOS devices affected by CPU flaws

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Just a day after the disclosure of the deadly Spectre, Meltdown bugs in Intel, AMD and ARM-based processor chips, Apple has revealed that their all devices (iOS and macOS), which come integrated with one of the aforementioned branded chips are also vulnerable to the security breach. Read More »

Nokia 6 2018 Version Launched - Specifiction, Price and More

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Nokia 6 2018 will be launched officially in china tomorrow . One of the more notable internal upgrades of the Nokia 6 (2018) is its processor. While this change could give way to a larger screen, it actually remains the same 5.5-inch display with full HD resolution. Likewise, the interior stockpiling of the new Nokia 6 is upgradable by means of microSD card opening (up to 128GB) in a half breed double SIM design. Read More »

Exynos will power Samsung Galaxy S9 phones this year

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To add on to that, cache memory, single-core performance is improved twice as much and the multi-core performance has been increased 40%. These features appear similar to Apple's Face ID and Animoji features on the iPhone X . That includes recognizing faces as well, and Samsung explicitly mentions the technology in the context of scanning faces in 3D for the purposes of unlocking devices and enabling face tracking filters. Read More »

Jimmy Iovine reportedly leaving Apple in August

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It is believed his departure is timed to his Apple shares fully vesting, sources tell Billboard . When asked what he planned to do after Apple Music , Iovine said , "I'm 64 years old". Iovine has a long history with Apple . Iovine's ties to Apple dated back to 2003 when the tech company introduced the iPod and iTunes. He was a key proponent of both the device and the music download service. Read More »

SpaceX began preparing to launch a Falcon Heavy super-heavy

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NASA also has transferred numerous former shuttle facilities to commercial tenants or government agencies such as the Air Force or Space Florida. Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com and owner of The Washington Post newspaper, said in February that his private space firm Blue Origin expects to begin crewed test flights of the New Shepard, the company's flagship rocket, next year and begin flying paying passengers as early as 2018. Read More »

LaVar Ball is the founder of the National Basketball Association, says Google

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Maybe you read about his publicized feud with President Trump . If you searched, "Who founded the National Basketball Association?" or " NBA founder", Tuesday afternoon, you'd be greeted by the following answer: LaVar Ball . Ball is creating this league as a paid alternative for top prospects who may not want to take the college route considering the many issues former college-athletes have expressed with Division one athletics. Read More »

Sumo Digital Acquires EVE Valkyrie Studio

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Now, on the first business day of 2018, we know where that team will land. Thirty-four staff members - including Owen O'Brien who will take the mantle of Studio Director - from the garnered game studio will remain in Newcastle as part of Sumo Digital . Read More »

Ripple had a better 2017 than Bitcoin - Here's how!

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But unlike bitcoin or Ethereum, Ripple Labs can potentially add more liquidity to the market should it decide to do so. The transaction time for Ripple is the fastest among all current cryptocurrencies right now. The consortium is also exploring the institutional use of XRP for sourcing on-demand liquidity for cross-border payments. The biggest difference that will probably get investors attention is the affordability of Ripple . Read More »

Amazon shipped 5B Prime items in 2017, and plenty of Instant Pots

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More than 100 million items are available for two-day delivery via Prime, double the amount Amazon was trumpeting a year ago. Amazon said on Tuesday that more consumers paid for Amazon Prime benefits in 2017 than any prior year. In addition to its core areas of shipping and video, Amazon broke some new ground with Prime in 2017. After the holidays , Amazon announced it sold "tens of millions" of Alexa-enabled devices worldwide over the holidays. Read More »

Phantom Redmi Note 5 to be powered by the "Snapdragon 632"

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In terms of OS, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is likely to run Android 7.1 Nougat wrapped over company's MIUI 9 custom UI. Xiaomi is waiting for Qualcomm to release the Snapdragon 632 chipset SoC officially, and immediately after that Xiaomi will launch the Redmi Note 5 . Read More »

IPhone battery replacement programme to start early

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Apple's Cupertino headquarters officially apologized for the iPhone's performance deterioration and announced its support of US$50 for the US$79 battery replacement fee on its website on December 28 (local time). In the US, Apple reduced the price of an out-of-warranty iPhone battery replacement by $50 - from $79 to $29. The company said that this only affected handsets from the iPhone 6 and above. Read More »

NFL coaching carousel: Lions fire Jim Caldwell

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Furthermore, Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians announced his retirement , the New York Giants hired Dave Gettleman as their general manager, and Denver Broncos president John Elway reinstalled confidence in head coach Vance Joseph after a brutal 5-11 season. Read More »

Google Nexus 5X Issue Returns To Haunt Pixel 2!

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If you're using the first-gen Pixel , Pixel XL , Nexus 6P or Nexus 5X then you're in for a major treat. Camera NX - a Google Camera mod that allows various levels of customisations while shooting - has been updated with the much-loved Portrait Mode straight from the Pixel 2 series. Read More »

Telecom giants Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea Cellular announce new year plans

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Overall, Airtel is offering 98GB data with the same plan, whereas Jio is offering 84GB with the same plan. Reliance Jio's 799 plan, on the other hand, which is intended mainly for iPhone users, offers 3GB of 4G data per day. For instance, the Rs. 349 gives prepaid users access to 2GB data per day, unlimited calls (local, STD, and roaming), and 100 SMSes per day, with a validity of 28 days. Read More »

Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Shares Sold by Frontier Wealth Management LLC

About 5.06M shares traded. Clovis Oncology, Inc . (NASDAQ: CLVS ) has risen 282.71% since January 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 237.58% the S&P500. M&R Cap Mgmt holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) for 4,876 shares. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of APA in report on Thursday, August 3 with "Hold" rating. Read More »

Bp Plc Lifted Stake in Intel Corp (INTC) as Market Valuation Declined

About 304,240 shares traded or 24.95% up from the average. AquaVenture Holdings Limited (NYSE:WAAS) has 0.00% since January 1, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 55.06% the S&P500. It is without change, as 52 investors sold INTC shares while 663 reduced holdings. only 127 funds opened positions while 608 raised stakes. BRYANT ANDY D sold 89,087 shares worth $3.99M. Read More »