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Mercedes keen to extend Bottas deal Mercedes keen to extend Bottas deal
- September 02, 2017

Sebastian Vettel feels Ferrari has not reached its full potential at Monza as it looks to take the challenge to the dominant Mercedes squad at the Italian manufacturer's home race. I've been fortunate to win some races and get the closest thing to it but the point now is to win enough in a season where it leads to a world title. (more...)
Microsoft sets the date for Fall Creators Update Microsoft sets the date for Fall Creators Update
- September 02, 2017

The new version of Windows 10 finally brings Windows Mixed Reality headsets to the world, after it was originally teased for this spring's Windows 10 update. The update will allow PC gamers to set the computer to max out the processor for smoother gameplay, and there'll be a bunch of new games as well. OneDrive: Files on demand make a comeback. (more...)
Kenyan assets drop after court declares election result invalid Kenyan assets drop after court declares election result invalid
- September 02, 2017

Kenyans will decide, and that is the nature of democracy ". After the election, global monitors from the EU, the African Union and the United States had said there was no major fraud on polling day and urged Mr Odinga to concede. The court ordered a new vote within 60 days. After Kenya's Supreme Court voided his electoral win, President Uhuru Kenyatta said he disagrees with the ruling but will respect it. (more...)
New Nest Thermostat Has Almost Same Features And Design But Is Cheaper New Nest Thermostat Has Almost Same Features And Design But Is Cheaper
- September 01, 2017

While still being unmistakably a Nest product, Thermostat E is a much simpler device both in terms of hardware and software design . A new display . It's still a "learning" thermostat, though they've dropped the "learning" bit from the name - that is, it can learn your temperature preferences over time, eventually cranking the heat or cooling to your predicted likings without you having to touch it. (more...)
LG's new V30 flagship packs imaging, audio muscle LG's new V30 flagship packs imaging, audio muscle
- September 01, 2017

Additionally, the phone is also IP68 and is built in accordance to the MIL-STD 810G military standards. The 16MP sensor has an aperture size of f/1.6 which is world's first and it comes with 71° wide angle lens. On its rear, you can find a dual camera setup. The LG V30 reportedly will start shipping from September 21, first at its home country in South Korea . (more...)
Alexa and Cortana meet in new Amazon and Microsoft partnership Alexa and Cortana meet in new Amazon and Microsoft partnership
- August 31, 2017

Ensuring Cortana is available for our customers everywhere and across any device is a key priority for us. The concept of bringing the platform's knowledge as well as Office 365 integration and reminders to Alexa proved to be a good step in the achievement of that objective. (more...)
Australian university scientists solve 3700-year-old mystery Australian university scientists solve 3700-year-old mystery
- August 27, 2017

But now, UNSW scientists believe the tablet was used for more practical purposes, such as calculating how to construct palaces, canals and temples. This study's findings hint that these understudied artifacts from a long-dead empire could hold exciting discoveries, not only for understanding the history of mathematics but also for enhancing how math is studied today, Wildberger explained. (more...)
SpaceX successfully launches its 12th Falcon 9 rocket of 2017 SpaceX successfully launches its 12th Falcon 9 rocket of 2017
- August 25, 2017

SpaceX plans to launch an Earth-observing satellite into orbit on Thursday and then attempt to land the Falcon 9 booster rocket on a platform offshore. The larger, more powerful Falcon Heavy rocket is set for a demonstration launch later this year. SpaceX has recovered 15 Falcon 9 first stages in total. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Revealed for Mobile Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Revealed for Mobile
- August 23, 2017

Fans will be happy to know that Final Fantasy XV for PC will leverage with NVIDIA GameWorks tech as well. During a livestream from the Twitch booth at Gamescom in which FFXV producer Hajime Tabata was discussing upcoming projects like the Windows and mobile versions of the RPG, he slipped in an interesting aside about other plans. (more...)
Android O launch to coincide with total solar eclipse in the US Android O launch to coincide with total solar eclipse in the US
- August 22, 2017

That Google has used up until now as a basis for OS names, aside from a reference to "super new powers" and a couple of constellations of old snack-themed mascots. The next version of Android will feature redesigned list of emojis. Quick Setting: New version of Android provides better quick setting. The release date has been synchronized with the solar eclipse which is the first of its kind since 1918. (more...)
Sonic Mania's joke gameplay mode is an awesome secret Sonic Mania's joke gameplay mode is an awesome secret
- August 17, 2017

Of course, there's still one version of the game still to come, after the PC release of Sonic Mania was delayed until August 29, 2017. A set of Nintendo Switch games were also announced and released at the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Plus release. (more...)
Aston Martin Debuts Vanquish Zagato Speedster, Teases Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake Aston Martin Debuts Vanquish Zagato Speedster, Teases Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake
- August 17, 2017

Zagato boss Andrea Zagato commented: "Zagato's relationship with Aston Martin began with my grandfather nearly sixty years ago". The Shooting Brake, meanwhile, follows the current trend for high-performance sports estates with the addition of a larger rear load area. (more...)
North Korea Says It Won't Fire Missiles At Guam After All
- August 16, 2017

Tensions have been mounting since the North tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month, which appeared to bring much of the U.S. within range. The United States and South Korea remain technically at war with North Korea after the 1950-53 Korean conflict ended with a truce, not a peace treaty. (more...)
Maryland House speaker calls for removing Confederate statue Maryland House speaker calls for removing Confederate statue
- August 15, 2017

A 32-year-old woman was killed and more than a dozen others injured when a auto crashed into a crowd in an incident that is now being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice. "We have thoroughly examined this issue, and heard from many of our citizens", he wrote . "The tragic events in Charlottesville today have accelerated the announcement I meant to make next week", wrote Gray in a statement. (more...)
Deathmatch in Two Flavors Coming Soon in Arcade Mode Deathmatch in Two Flavors Coming Soon in Arcade Mode
- August 12, 2017

The same rules apply but if players are resurrected prior to respawning via Mercy's Ultimate then those points will be deducted from the enemy team's score. In addition, a new map has also been unveiled. As for character selection for the Free-For-All mode, you should probably go for someone with a decent damage output, who would usually lead the attack in Payload or Capture the Point modes. (more...)
Korea to cease actions leading to end of its regime Korea to cease actions leading to end of its regime
- August 10, 2017

DPRK is the acronym of North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro said that the missile that North Korea was threatening to hit Guam with was tested in May and South Korea's intelligence analysts concluded it was capable of flying up to 5,000 kilometres, "which does make Guam well within striking range". (more...)
Facebook's Artificial Intelligence bots create own language Facebook's Artificial Intelligence bots create own language
- August 02, 2017

However, researchers at the Facebook AI Research Lab (FAIR) found that they had deviated from script and were inventing new phrases without any human input. The Facebook Artificial Intelligence Researchers (FAIR) set up an experiment where a number of chatbots were trained to become adept negotiators. (more...)
Candidate for Assembly, Three Others Killed in Venezuela on Election Day Candidate for Assembly, Three Others Killed in Venezuela on Election Day
- July 31, 2017

Venezuela's opposition has called for protests over the weekend and beyond to press Maduro to drop the election of a 545-seat citizens' "Constituent Assembly" with wide-ranging legislative powers. "Vice President Pence once again called for the full and unconditional release of all political prisoners in Venezuela, free and fair elections, restoration of the National Assembly, and respect for human rights in Venezuela". (more...)
India declare to set Sri Lanka 550 target India declare to set Sri Lanka 550 target
- July 30, 2017

Earlier in July, Kohli broke Tendulkar's record for most hundreds in chases during the fifth and final One-Day International against West Indies in Jamaica. But once again, Ashwin rose to the challenge and coming back to bowl after the tea break, he got a faint edge off Dickwella's (67) bat for Saha to complete another catch. (more...)
Scott Walker: Foxconn won't get $3B unless 13000 jobs are created Scott Walker: Foxconn won't get $3B unless 13000 jobs are created
- July 29, 2017

He also claimed the plant will be the largest economic development project in the state's history. "The construction of this facility represents the return of LCD electronics and electronics manufacturing to the United States, the country we love", Trump said. (more...)
Will Apple Inc. (AAPL) Really Build US Plants Like Trump Says? Will Apple Inc. (AAPL) Really Build US Plants Like Trump Says?
- July 28, 2017

Trump said , referring to Mr. Cook. For example, Cook may have said that Apple's providers are assembling new industrial facilities in the USA, as opposed to Apple itself. Recent reports reveal that in order to do exactly that, Apple has told U.S. President Donald Trump that it is planning to build three big manufacturing plants in the country. (more...)
Pokemon For The Nintendo Switch Will Arrive 2018 (Or Later) Pokemon For The Nintendo Switch Will Arrive 2018 (Or Later)
- July 27, 2017

With this recently-ended quarter's 1.97 million units accounted for, Switch sales now sit at 4.7 million worldwide. This was Nintendo's first full quarter following the launch of the popular Switch, which combines the capabilities of a mobile video game platform and a home-based console. (more...)
Motorola Moto Z2 Force Edition announced with Snapdragon 835 SoC Motorola Moto Z2 Force Edition announced with Snapdragon 835 SoC
- July 26, 2017

In fact, the place you were most likely to notice it - the thickness - has been even further reduced in the Z2 Force. The Moto Z2 Force will be available on all major United States carriers including Verizon , AT&T , T-Mobile, Sprint, and U.S. (more...)
Michael Kors buys Jimmy Choo in £896m deal Michael Kors buys Jimmy Choo in £896m deal
- July 26, 2017

USA fashion retailer Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE: KORS ) has snapped up United Kingdom luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for US$1.2bn. " Pierre Denis will continue in his role as Chief Executive Officer of Jimmy Choo ". One of America's best-known fashion retailers has agreed to take over luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo in an £896m deal, reports Sky News . Jimmy Choo was made available for sale in April after its holding company JAB made clear its intentions to focus on the ... (more...)
Overcooked: Special Edition Release Date For The Switch July 27 Overcooked: Special Edition Release Date For The Switch July 27
- July 25, 2017

It will be priced at $19.99 via the Nintendo eShop. In Overcooked , chefs are tasked with chaotically preparing and serving meals in all sorts of different environments. If you're interested, Overcooked: Special Edition will be available to buy via the Nintendo eShop for $19.99 United States dollars. Choose a human, racoon, dinosaur, French bulldog, robot or even a reindeer in your quest for culinary greatness! For people who may not have played, Overcooked: Special Edition is a ... (more...)