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Western Digital not to seek veto power in Toshiba chip unit deal

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According to insiders, the development of the deal comes after Western Digital agreed to accept Toshiba's proposal to drop its legal actions against the Japanese company in order to reach a deal. Both sides, however, have reason to cooperate. For its part, Western Digital is eager to keep investing in their joint venture to keep up with industry leader Samsung Electronics (005930.KS), which recently announced 20.4 trillion won ($18.2 billion) of new investments into NAND production lines. Read More »

Nintendo is killing the Miiverse in Japan

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The popular gaming site further stated that Miiverse was a popular way to see some of the best fan art, but the Nintendo police had a tough time filtering out inappropriate content. That's certainly good new for users since some of the posts were rather clever. It is worth checking out if you're a fan of Miiverse or are curious about the types of posts Wii U owners made. Read More »

Dell gets into VR with the Visor VR headset and controllers

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The entry of the technology company in the mixed reality arena, though belated than most other established players, has upped up the ante in the AR/VR market. Those headsets produce a total screen resolution of 2,160 × 1,200, so expect the Dell Visor's resolution to be even higher. Again there are latest-gen Intel processors and DDR4 memory. Read More »

Aston Martin trying to mitigate Brexit risk with USA sales drive

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Aston Martin also plans to make the technology optional rather than standard, unlike Volvo . The upcoming mid-engined sports vehicle, meanwhile, will be built at Aston Martin's Gaydon, U.K. This isn't a wholesale move to hybrid power, according to the article, and traditional V8 and V12 models will continue alongside hybrid and electric options for as long as emissions legislation allows, providing that customer demand is still there. Read More »

Olympic runner found dead in Scottsdale condo complex swimming pool

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A native of California, Torrence won silver for the US at the World Relay Championships in 2014 and finished second at the Pan American Games in 2015. Competing in the men's 5,000 meters, he came in 15th. The bet played out in unusual fashion, with Torrence running the mile downhill - on a city street at 2 a.m. Read More »

Apple Teams With Channel Heavyweight Accenture To Push iOS In The Enterprise

Under a partnership announced today, the global consultancy Accenture aims to help its enterprise customers transform their businesses through a business service based on Apple's iOS mobile operating system. He added that the new collaboration with Apple will enable Accenture to help its customers "transform the way they work". Rounding off the practice, migration services will allow businesses to transfer existing legacy applications and data to modern iOS apps, with the first ... Read More »

Moto G5S Plus and G5S to launch today

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The Moto G5S is backed by a bigger 3,000mAh battery and supports TurboPower fast charging technology. Backing the device is a 3000mAh battery that is rated to offer up to 6 hours of power with a charging time of only 15 minutes. The phone which will be exclusively available from Amazon , starting midnight will add dual camera capability to the Moto G5 Plus, and a slightly different design language. Read More »

Fight like an Egyptian with Street Fighter 5's new character, Menat

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To be fair, this isn't a premiere appearance for Menat in Street Fighter as a character, but this is the first time that she'll participate as a fighter. Do you think you want to purchase her as DLC? In addition, several 30th anniversary costumes for other characters will also be available when the DLC drops. Read More »

LG V30 to feature 32-bit Quad DAC audio, digital filters

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So far, LG Electronics gave hints about most of the key features of the LG V30 , in an apparent bid to catch up with Samsung Electronics Co.'s Galaxy Note 8 that was shown off last week. Though it's not explicitly stated, I guess this is tied to the Live sound preset . The feature was lost on the G6, in most markets at least , but with the V30 unveiling around the corner, LG has announced that the DAC is back, and it's better than ever. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J7+ will come with dual cameras, out in Thailand soon

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That being said, new images and video of the smartphone have yet again been leaked online . A couple of press pictures confirmed some of the phone's specs such as the dual-camera setup, as well as the dedicated Bixby button. However, unlike normal smartphones, this will be the second smartphone from Samsung to feature dual rear camera setup. At the front, there will be a 16MP sensor. Read More »

Samsung unveils Note 8

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the company's first handset to come with dual-rear cameras . Koh also responded to criticisms about the Galaxy Note 8's lack of a "wow" factor, saying that the company isn't chasing after innovation for innovation's sake. Read More »

Check out the Dell Visor, an upcoming affordable Windows Mixed Reality headset

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Since then, developer kits from HP and Acer were made available for pre-order at Microsoft's Build 2017 conference , and began shipping a few weeks ago . Regardless, Microsoft seems confident that they can make these devices work - even in the face of such stiff competition. "It's my pleasure to let you know that we are working with 343 Industries to bring future Halo experiences into mixed reality", Microsoft technical fellow Alex Kipman wrote in a blog . Read More »

Which Motorola phones will get the Android Oreo update and when?

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Meanwhile, 66 percent of users do not download any paid-apps in a given month, comScore found, suggesting more difficulty for developers who want to rely less on ad support. Besides the stock Google apps (YouTube, Play Movies, Music, etc), there are very few apps that can take advantage of Channels at the moment such as HBO GO. Read More »

There's a Listing for a Bethesda Game of Thrones Title on Target

It's certainly possible a Game of Thrones RPG is one of them. Over the weekend, the sleuths over at NeoGAF spotted a peculiar product listing on a United States retailer's website. If a new retailer leak from Target is to be taken at face value, then it looks like the high-profile video game developer and publisher Bethesda might be creating some kind of video game associated with HBO's smash hit series based on the books by George R.R. Read More »

Apple will reportedly announce the next iPhone on September 12

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New #iPhone 8 leaks, rumors, render, and concept designs have been surfacing online nearly every week. While we have known for a while that Apple is going to launch its new iPhones in September , an exact launch date was unknown. Leaked pictures of wireless iPhone charging pads were shared on Chinese social media site Weibo . The iPhone 8 is expected to start at $1,000 when it goes on sale, typically a week after its announcement. Read More »

Fitbit Ionic release date and price

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I fall squarely in the middle, at least after a week of use. For the most part, the company says it wants to focus on apps that will allow Ionic users to customize their smartwatch - think watch faces. The fitness-minded consumer electronics company dipped its toes in the smartwatch waters with the Fitbit Blaze in early 2016 but that wasn't really a "true" smartwatch. Read More »

Viral Feedback app Sarahah hits roadblock

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On both iOS and Android , Sarahah asks user permission to access phone contacts so it's not as if this is completely surprising. It also came to light that if you haven't used the application in a while, it'll share all of your contacts again. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5x To Launch in India on 5th September

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In the Indian smartphone market, the Xiaomi Mi 5X will likely to be priced somewhere in between the Rs. 13,000 and Rs. 14,000. In terms of connectivity , the Xiaomi Mi 5X supports dual-SIM dual standby using the hybrid SIM configuration (Micro-SIM + Nano-SIM/microSD) slot. Read More »

PM Modi congratulates Justice Dipak Misra on taking oath as CJI

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The 64-year-old Mishra took over from Justice JS Khehar . Last month, JS Khehar, the outgoing Chief Justice of India had recommended Mishra's name as his successor. Justice Misra was also the head of the bench that had made it mandatory for all cinema halls to play the national anthem before start of every movie show. Read More »

Microsoft stops selling the original Xbox One in US, UK

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In fact, the console is higher on the best-seller list than PlayStation 4 Pro. The company is no longer selling the original console in the United States. This is even accounting the fact that the Pro had the whole first half of the year to accumulate sales. If you're still looking to reserve the $499 console ahead of its November 7 launch, head over to IGN's Xbox One X preorder guide . Read More »

Final Fantasy XV is coming to PCs in early 2018

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As a result, he and Square Enix will leave mods up to the discretion of players. Hajime Tabata's team was very determined to optimize this game for PCs and they worked hard to make all the technical aspects ideal. Tabata also added that having such explicit content is not really a good thing, but leaving the people to decide on the basis of their moral sense is want he believes won't hamper their freedom. Read More »

Honda Cars India launches 'Privilege Edition' Jazz for festive season

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The new Jazz, when it comes to India, is unlikely to get any mechanical updates. Vice President, marketing and sales, Honda Cars India, said, "Our festive offering of Honda Jazz Privilege Edition, with advanced infotainment, security and comfort features, is a great value for our customers at a very attractive price and strongly enhances its appeal.HCIL has witnessed strong sales momentum in this fiscal year with a cumulative growth of over 21 per cent since April 2017". Read More »

Chrome Testing Option to Permanently Mute Audio on Annoying Websites

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This feature would be available on the far left side of the Info bar. For websites with HTTPS enabled, the icon will instead appear with a padlock icon and a "Secure" label. This will open up a pop-up menu as per usual, but there will be a new Sound option that will allow you to mute any and all sound from that particular site. Read More »

Now Yakuza 2 Is Getting A HD Remake

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However, there may be yet another remake of a classic Yakuza coming soon with Yakuza Kiwami 2. In addition to this, the remastered will also have an update to the story, and Goro Majima will be a playable character in a new scenario that will be added to the game. Read More »

What We Know So Far about New iPhone, Galaxy and Pixel Phones

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This likely means that, like past year, Google will hold a dedicated hardware event on the day, where additional products - like a new Chromebook Pixel and a smaller, cheaper Google Home smart speaker - may also be introduced. By squeezing the sides of the phone, Google Pixel 2 users will be able to perform an array of simple tasks. With HTC being involved with the manufacturing of the device, a feature from at the HTC U11 is expected to migrate to the next generation Google handset ... Read More »

Happy Birthday Misha: Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput's baby girl turns one

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The toddler will soon celebrate her first birthday with family in the USA. Shahid Kapoor is making his fans go insane with so many adorable pictures of his daughter Misha from his vacation diaries. Although Shahid Kapoor stays busy with his work all the time but he makes sure that he take out time good amount of time for his daughter. He shared a pretty adorable photograph of himself holding Misha and wrote, " Just about one ". Read More »

It's not just you. There was a Facebook and Instagram outage

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Down Detector , a website that tracks internet outages reported a large spike in users who were unable to access the social media website. Users were unable to comment or even use Facebook messenger. Not only does it appear on the desktop website, but on the mobile application as well. However, this outage was not reported by all users as not all faced it. Read More »

Curfew imposed in 10 Punjab districts with Dera stronghold

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Hospitals struggled to handle the number of injured. Dozens of cars were burning in Panchkula town while a bloodied body lay in the middle of a road. Ashwani Kumar, Jammu station manager told that due to the law and order situation in Haryana and Punjab, Northern Railways has chose to cancel 18 long-distance trains from Jammu and Katra. Read More »