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The System Shock Remake Has Been Put on Hiatus

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The shift from Unity to Unreal engine seems to be a big roadblock for the development team, as it's there where the notion that the team was "straying from the core concepts of the original title" started to appear. "As the budget grew, we began a long series of conversations with potential publishing partners", said Kick. When pressed for a timeline, Kuperman estimated the game's release at "18 to 24 months" from now. Read More »

Twitter kills its Mac desktop client

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This should come as little surprise, considering Twitter outsourced the development of its Mac app. It added that the Twitter for Mac app will no longer be supported in 30 days. We'll be doing a roundup of Mac Twitter clients on Monday. It makes sense that the app kind of sucked, though - Twitter didn't actually develop it in-house, it hired a third-party digital studio to the job. Read More »

Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race

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The Russians are accused of using the stolen identities of real US citizens, including social security numbers, to interface with USA political groups and impersonate grassroots activists online. Mueller's indictment lays out in precise detail how, prosecutors believe, Russia's Internet Research Agency carried out a multi-year, multi-million-dollar project to impersonate USA citizens on social media, hold on-the-ground protests in states like Florida, and even further bogus claims that ... Read More »

Save $400 on the Verizon Google Pixel 2 XL

However, if you're planning to buy a Pixel 2 or Pixel 2XL right now, you're in luck. You can get $400 off this phone (nearly half price), but there are some strings attached. If you missed that or want the XL variant, Google has something new and exciting in store for you. In addition to the warmer temps, many Pixel 2 handset owners are reporting decreased battery life, some saying it is now "terrible" after the updates, others seemingly with less severe impacts. Read More »

Almost 150000 Orangutans Vanished Over 16 Years

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The IUCN estimates the number of orangutans could further decline to about 47,000 by 2025 from their population estimate of 105,000 in 2016. The researchers note that despite the significant decline in the orangutan population, there is no real risk of extinction anytime soon. Read More »

Uber hopes to win back London with a 24/7 helpline

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This has already been implemented in London, and the plan is to make this standard procedure across the United Kingdom once the finer details have been worked out with regional forces. Announcing the decision for a 24-hour support line, Uber said it was "listening to feedback", and would "pro-actively" pass on serious complaints to the Metropolitan Police immediately. Read More »

Kia reveal all-new Ceed engineered exclusively for European roads

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It tracks vehicles in front of the Ceed in traffic, and identifies appropriate spaces in other lanes to move in to safely to gain more ground in heavy congestion. The infotainment system is available with five- or deven-inch touchscreen audio system, or 8.0-inch touchscreen navigation system. In Normal mode, the emphasis is on fuel economy and easy manoeuvrability, while Sport gives quicker acceleration and more weight to the steering. Read More »

American ice skater Mirai Nagasu makes history by landing triple axel jump

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I'm being me. And I'm being myself. "They were barely juggling multiple jobs , providing a roof over our heads, feeding us, working at the restaurant, my dad was working at a phone company, and then they gave me this insane opportunity to ice skate!" Canada won the gold medal and the Olympic athletes from Russian Federation took home the silver. Read More »

Google Has Made It Harder To Steal Images From Google Images

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The view image would take you directly to the image file, whereas visit site opened the webpage hosting that particular image. Now with the removal of the option, Google makes it slightly hard (read annoying) to save pictures. The deal comes after Getty lodged gripes with regulators in both the United States and Europe over Google Images. But the agencies became really frustrated when Google redesigned the image search results in 2013 to show high-res version of the images right in the ... Read More »

How a single character could make your Apple device crash

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Now it looks like there's another bug and this time it can crash any app with just a Telugu language character. Telugu is a Dravidian language spoken by nearly 60 million people in the southern part of India. A new bug is on the rounds, this one reportedly affecting iMessage, Twitter and other apps with just a single character. If it doesn't restart properly and you force a reboot, your entire device may get stuck in a bootloop and require a DFU mode restore. Read More »

Find anything good in Steam's Lunar New Year sale?

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Any bargains you have your eye on? That's especially useful if you want to whizz down your list and stick games in your cart as you go - say, when it's sale time. The actual listings in the wishlist have also been bolstered with more information. It's now possible to add a game to your basket directly from the list, without having to leap around to the store page first. Read More »

Volvo V60 LEAKS as Volvo start the new V60's tease

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Although low-resolution and not confirmed as official, the images look legitimate. The event will be live-streamed on Facebook ahead of a physical reveal at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Like the V90, the V60 should be available as a standard wagon or as a high-riding Cross Country model. Spy photos have also hinted at a plug-in hybrid version. Read More »

Sony apologises to parents over 'Peter Rabbit' food allergy scene

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Kenneth Mendez, the president and CEO of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America , wrote an open letter to the studio Saturday asking for the opportunity to educate the company and the film's cast on the realities of food allergies and urged the studio to "examine your portrayal of bullying in your films geared toward a young audience". Read More »

Ubisoft Pleased with the Nintendo Switch, Promises More Projects to Come

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The marketing strategy going forward is to instill a desire to purchase Nintendo Switch among a wide consumer base in all the regions of Japan, the U.S., and Europe. "When you think about what can be done with the Nintendo Switch as a device that can be taken on the go and that every person has in their hands to play, you realise it has many features not available on any other hardware to date", Miyamoto said. Read More »

Thiel executing exit from Silicon Valley

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Thiel, who counts himself among Facebook's earliest investors, has seen his relationship with Facebook and its CEO Mark Zuckerberg become strained following his open support of President Donald Trump, sources told The Journal . He had sold most of the rest of his stake in the company last November. Thiel co-founded payment service PayPal and is known for funding the Hulk Hogan lawsuit that led to the shutdown of online news site Gawker. Read More »

Kepler Space Telescope Discovers 95 More Alien Planets

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Researchers have been examining data from the mission - which has so far identified almost 300 new exoplanets - since 2014. "In turn 95 of these planets have proved to be new discoveries", said PhD student Andrew Mayo from the Technical University of Denmark, and lead author on the project. Read More »

Devil May Cry HD Collection Trailer - PC, PS4, Xbox One

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This is very noticeable in the crisp-clear graphics of cutscenes or the 60FPS fluidity of the battle segments. The official announcement from Capcom says you'll "claim" the game, which suggests it will indeed remain available on your account after the promotion is over. Read More »

Nintendo Labo detailed, I want cardboard accessories NOW

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Nintendo has released three new videos that show off Nintendo Labo , the interactive cardboard build-and-play experiences for the Switch. On the more musical side, Toy-Con Piano tasks you with assembling a 13-key piano which you can use to record songs and play them back. Read More »

Exane Derivatives Has $585000 Holdings in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

Crestwood Advisors Gru Ltd invested in 3,227 shares. Its up 45.51% from 270,900 shares previously. Among 19 analysts covering Targa Resources ( NYSE:TRGP ), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. On Monday, October 30 the stock rating was downgraded by Bernstein to "Sell". Dougherty & Company upgraded Rudolph Technologies, Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, July 31 by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 1 photos leaked ahead of MWC 2018

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This Nokia 7 Plus - Android One might be sold in two different variants, one for China and other to be an global variant. The phone will have Nokia logo as well as Android One branding at the back cover. The specifications were leaked online ahead of the images but the specifications and leaks coincide to show us how the Nokia 1 will be. The Nokia 1 , from what we know so far, is expected to come with a 720p display, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage much like the Nokia 2 ... Read More »

Sanjay Dutt's look from Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 revealed

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Apart from Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 , Sanjay Dutt has also signed an action comedy Nazar Ke Saamne Jigar Ke Paas recently. Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 is slated to hit the screens on 27 July 2018 that is on Sanjay Dutt's birthday. The first film revolved around a royal family of U.P and starred Jimmy Shergill, Mahi Gill, and Randeep Hooda in lead roles. Sanjay did the critically reviled movie, Bhoomi a year ago, and hasn't had a hit since he came out of prison on Parole. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9+ SD845 variant's scores listed on AnTuTu

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It's not uncommon for accessories like cases and covers to be made available for purchase by online retailers even before the device has been announced. The camera is said to come with a functionality which will enable the user to switch between two apertures - F/1.5 and F/2.4. This is referencing its new "innovative emoji function" which is similar to the Apple Animoji released on the iPhone X . Read More »