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Apple iMac Pro to go on sale on December 14

The iMac Pro comes with a seemingly astonishing 27-inch Retina 5K display with 500 nits of brightness. On Thursday, December 14, Apple will begin selling the all-new iMac Pro. The iMac Pro still has (yes!) a 3.5mm headphone jack. The device's itself comes in a hot new space gray colour, and Apple is also bringing the fresh splash of colour to the Magic Keyboard, the Magic Mouse 2, and the Magic Trackpad 2. Read More »

Twitter Makes It Easier to Compose and Read Threads

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A Twitter rep told TechCrunch that there is a tweet-grouping limit of 25 at the moment, but that could change based on how users flock to the feature. While people wait for the tool to launch on their devices, Twitter has revealed how the feature will work. According to the company, users tweet "hundreds of thousands of threads " each day. Read More »

Nintendo Switch sales top 10m worldwide

Other notable titles that arrived to the Nintendo Switch include the side-scrolling adventure game "Embers of Mirrim", the classic shooter "Gunbird", the puzzle-solving platform game "Teslagrad", and the exciting breakdancing game "Floor Kids". Read More »

Westfield shopping centres to be bought by France's Unibail-Rodamco

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The deal is expected to create the world's premier developer and operator of flagship shopping destinations with 61.1 billion euros or $72.2 billion of Gross Market Value. It is comparable in size to Westfield and Scentre combined. The deal, which would offer Westfield shareholders a combination of cash and shares in Unibail-Rodamco, values Westfield shares at US$7.55 each, or A$10.01, representing a almost 18% premium to Westfield's most recent share price of A$8.50. Read More »

The Next Battlefield Game Could Be The Long-Awaited Return Of Bad Company

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Micro-transactions in Battlefield: Bad Company 3 aren't a part of the plan right now due to the backlash from Star Wars Battlefront 2's implementation of them. A 5v5-centric mode similar to Squad Obliteration will also be present in the game. Whereas most Battlefield games are developed for PC and later ported to console, the Bad Company series was developed specifically for console play - and it was heralded by gamers around the world. Read More »

You can pre-order the Ataribox this week, but why would you?

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But without any games revealed, there's no reason you should be spending a couple hundred dollars on a console from a company that hasn't built hardware in decades. Will you be pre-ordering an Ataribox? Pictures shown HDMI and USB ports, plus an Ethernet port and SD card slot. We still don't know a ton about it, but we do know that it'll come packing some classic Atari games and running Linux . Read More »

Cortana now supports Google Calendar

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Fire up Connected Services and then choose Gmail to turn the new integration on. In terms of operating systems, this functionality is available to Windows 10 users only right now, although it's expected to arrive for Android and iOS in short order. Read More »

Army jawans missing after snow avalanche hits Bandipora camp

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An Army porter has also been missing since Monday after he was trapped under an avalanche in Tulail area of Gurez sector. "Following the incident, army pressed in rescue teams at both places to search the missing soldiers". The Kashmir valley received fresh snowfall on Tuesday, with the plain areas - including Srinagar - experiencing the first of the season. The upper reaches of the region received moderate snowfall, while plains were hit by light snowfall and rain. Read More »

Could Detective Pikachu Be Released Outside Of Japan?

Detective Pikachu's trainer will be played by The Get Down's Justice Smith , and Big Little Lies' Kathryn Newton will play a junior journalist assisting the pair. As we mentioned there, the movie is based on an honest-to-goodness 3DS spin-off of the Pokemon games that, until now, haven't seen a release outside of its native Japan. Read More »

Apple Confirms Acquisition Of Music Recognition App Shazam

Perhaps some of Shazam's audio-recognition technology might provide a quick fix, or at the very least Apple might believe it could add extra capabilities in the future. And with streaming experiencing rapid growth, competition has become even fiercer. The company has launched its own music and video streaming service which nearly took two years to compete with the music companies like Spotify and Pandora. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Leak Shows The Back of The Device

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Now there is an image that shows the alleged back panel of the Mi Mix 3. For now, it is early to talk about the design and specs of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 as the Mi Mix 2 is barely a few months old. The fingerprint sensor cutout appears to be at its normal spot and the "Mix Design" text also reinstates that this could indeed be the upcoming Xiaomi Mi Mix 3. Read More »

Firms & Funds Favorite: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)

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Currently, the stock has a consensus analyst rating of 3.1904761904762. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE ) opened at $14.34 on Friday. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . In other news, CEO Margaret C. Whitman sold 249,052 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 14th. Read More »

Google's AR stickers now available on Pixel phones

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The AR stickers aren't life-changing of course, but isn't it wonderful that you can now add BB-8, a stormtrooper, or a porg when you're posing for pictures or taking a video? There is also the Stranger Things animation with the theme music. Read More »

Firefighters forced to step aside as winds powered infernos

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Authorities also lifted evacuation orders on Saturday for sections of Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. Sheriff's deputies and the Search and Rescue volunteers went door-to-door to assist residents during evacuations , according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff. Read More »

Police identify victims of school shooting

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Map showing where Aztec High School in New Mexico is located. San Juan Sheriff's Office Capt. Brice Current said the families of the shooting victims have been notified. A student at a New Mexico high school says he huddled in a locked classroom as a shooter opened fire and killed two classmates. Other schools in the area also were locked down as a precaution. Read More »

New Bitcoin ETF Filings Follow CBOE Futures Debut

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Trading began Sunday, and the price rose as high as $18,850, according to data from the CBOE . It also gives investors who believe that the run-up in price has produced a bitcoin "bubble" a chance to place a bet that bitcoin will soon fall in value. Read More »

Wal (WMT) Shareholder Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC Has Lifted Holding

Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC increased its holdings in Wal-Mart Stores by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter. The stock increased 0.17% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $53.85. (NYSE: WMT)'s EPS over the trailing 12-months is $4.38. Tradewinds Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 3,733 shares. Smithfield Tru has 11,444 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. Read More »

Gardening & Outfit Crafting for Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

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As MyPotatoGames reports, the update is set to roll out sometime next week and will see a garden patch added to your campsite. You'll also be able to craft specific clothing - a feature now disabled in the game's interface. Clothing crafting will come after gardening, the notice reads. If this sounds fun to you, head on over to Google Play to get involved in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp right now. Read More »

You Can Download PUBG Xbox Right Now Regardless of Region

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Streamers on Twitch, Mixer, and YouTube are all pushing out videos for those of you still waiting to finally play Battlegrounds on consoles. As highlighted in the Xbox announcement that detailed the controls, numerous buttons on the Xbox One controller will serve dual purposes depending on whether you tap or hold down the trigger or button. Read More »

Google Assistant adds command for syncing smart home devices

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Strangely enough Best Buy is seemingly the only place where you can buy the Home Max in both colors right now. You have to use different apps for each brand, and new devices you add might not be visible to a Google Home. You also have a variety of connection options, including Chromecast , Bluetooth, and even a 3.5mm jack. At the time of this writing, what should be the "buy now" button merely invites you to put your name on a waiting list. Read More »

MyEtherWallet Knockoff Version Tops IOS App Store Charts

The creators of MyEtherWallet said in a tweet that they have contacted Apple in a bid to have the app removed. As reported by TechCrunch , there's an app in the iOS App Store that bears the same name as the popular online service called MyEtherWallet, which helps people to manage their holdings of cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum's ether. Read More »

Adriana Lima Is Reconsidering Her Career: 'Something… Changed In Me'

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Adriana Lima on the runway at the 2017 Victoria's Secret Show in Shanghai. She is now a Victoria's Secret angel, and her post suggests that she may stop working for the brand. She has said that she wants to change the superficial values that women are expected to live by, and pledged "I will make the change. I will not take of my clothes anymore for a empty cause". Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8

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According to the video uploaded by Far Star via a Romanian site , the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is rumored to boast a 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with FHD 2220 x 1080 pixels. It will be supporting both wired fast charging and wireless charging. The device is likely to be water and dust resistant with the IP68 rating. It will be on the Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box with the Samsung Experience UI on top. Read More »

WhatsApp beta versions get Private replies, Tap to unblock user, and more

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You will now get a new icon in the app which will appear while you are in a video call. PiP or picture-in-picture allows users to open a video in a separate floating window. With the latest WhatsApp update, you can unblock a person by just tapping on the contact. The functionality allows the user to simply tap and hold to unblock a previously blocked contact. Read More »

Apple to acquire music recognizing app Shazam

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According to tech blog Techcrunch , the iPhone maker is close to a deal to buy Shazam, the United Kingdom company founded in 1999 that allows users to identify any song, tv show or movies in seconds by listening to an audio clip. The 18-year-old company, which has required twice the average time to deliver an exit for backers, was valued at about $1 billion when it closed its last funding round in 2015. Read More »

The Last Of Us 2 Is Roughly 50-60% Finished

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The sequel to The Last of Us was officially announced at PlayStation Experience 2016 . While Naughty Dog has hinted at more than a few details since its big reveal past year, we haven't seen much, especially with its noticeable absence from E3 2017. Read More »

Putnam County kids shop with cops

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The Shop with a Cop event has been going on for the last 15 years. During the "Shop With A Cop" event each child was paired with a Deputy Sheriff who walked with them through the store to help them pick out various items on their Christmas List. Read More »