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You can now preorder iPhone, iPad apps You can now preorder iPhone, iPad apps
- December 13, 2017

He declined to say how many customers had purchased the app or if Apple would provide refunds. Additionally, pre-order titles are eligible for placement in the store's Today, Games, or Apps tabs, if the app is featured. Meanwhile, customers shouldn't worry about possible price hikes between an app's pre-order opener and availability commencement. Apple has also included an FAQ with further information about the pre-order process. (more...)
Should Russian athletes go to non-Olympic Games in South Korea? Should Russian athletes go to non-Olympic Games in South Korea?
- December 13, 2017

The athletes said that they want to perform their fatherland, their relatives, fans and "for the nation that has been and remains one of the greatest nations in the world for many centuries". The Schmid report was itself created to look into the findings of reports by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren which said the Russian state conspired with athletes and sporting officials to undertake a doping program which was unprecedented in its scale and ambition. (more...)
Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson announces he will transfer to MI Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson announces he will transfer to MI
- December 12, 2017

Patterson was the No. 1 quarterback recruit two years ago according to the 247Sports Composite Rankings and a top-10 overall recruit. More telling, O'Korn and Peters combined to go 60-of-121 for 735 yards and one touchdown with four interceptions in Michigan's four losses. (more...)
Hidden Keylogger Discovered On HP Laptops Hidden Keylogger Discovered On HP Laptops
- December 12, 2017

HP has acknowledged the keylogger's presence in a security notice on November 7, which included links to patched drivers for hundreds of HP and Compaq notebook computer models downloadable from the HP support website . Last week BleepingComputer covered how some HP laptops have a keylogger , or really a debug trace, in a certain version of the the Synaptic keyboard driver. (more...)
Android Wear smartwatches start receiving Oreo update Android Wear smartwatches start receiving Oreo update
- December 10, 2017

This leak suggests that Samsung is making progress behind the scenes and Galaxy Note 8 owners should keep an out for Android Oreo (and additional leaks) as we push into the new year. On the other hand, the Chinese phone maker is also pushing the December security patch to Mi A1 units. As reported by Mashable , the Android Oreo 8.1 version is now available after several weeks of beta testing. (more...)
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where To Find Royal Guard Uniform Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where To Find Royal Guard Uniform
- December 10, 2017

The game also won awards for Best Game Direction and Best Action/Adventure Game. Upon release, it was received as one of the best games in the 30-year-old Zelda franchise and therefore one of the best games of all time. Best Action-Adventure Game, Best Direction, Game of the Year; these are elite categories. "On behalf of all the staff who worked on the game let me once again say thank you so much". (more...)
27 arrested in ICE operation targeting criminal aliens, immigration violators in MI
- December 10, 2017

A majority of immigrants arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement in the 2017 fiscal year had been convicted of crimes. "Operations like this one demonstrate ICE's continued focus on the arrest of unsafe criminal aliens as well as those who enter the United States illegally", said Rebecca Adducci, an ICE field office director based in Detroit. (more...)
Monster Hunter World PS4 Pro Graphics Settings Revealed Monster Hunter World PS4 Pro Graphics Settings Revealed
- December 10, 2017

On your PS4 browse to Games from within the store, then head to Demos. Interestingly, we hear that Capcom plans to have regular updates to the game, which will add a lot more content after release. For additional information on the game, visit the Monster Hunter website . With a release date of January 26, we only have about two months left to wait, but certain fans will be able to get an early look at the game later this week. (more...)
Facebook unveils livestreaming and more for Messenger games Facebook unveils livestreaming and more for Messenger games
- December 09, 2017

Facebook also announced that it plans to test a feature that lets users video chat while gaming, as well. To start recording, just press the "Start Live Video" button . Like all posts, these live video posts can be deleted at any time. Casual gamers who are looking to share their gameplay and have an audience watch it are in luck as Instant Games on Facebook Messenger now supports sharing with Facebook Live. (more...)
'Overwatch's' Winter Wonderland Event Returns Next Week 'Overwatch's' Winter Wonderland Event Returns Next Week
- December 09, 2017

Speaking of which, Black Forest will be the setting for the return of Mei's Snowball Offensive . We should note that last year's Winter event ended in early January, and we'd expect this year's event to run into the new year as well. We get to see McCree and Sombra at a bar, Genji writing a note to Mercy, and Reinhardt spending time with Torbjorn's family. If Primal Rage becomes active, the Mei's must try to hide or escape by using her usual set of abilities and a new special ability called ... (more...)
Some Endgame Destiny 2 Content Now Locked Behind DLC Some Endgame Destiny 2 Content Now Locked Behind DLC
- December 08, 2017

What makes the entire situation worse, though, is that players who have not purchased the DLC can still acquire new items through the Eververse store, which is where Destiny 2's microtransactions take place. But the problem didn't end there. Has this locked off some content you were planning on playing? The Strike doesn't say that it is PL 330 when hovering over it in the Destination Map, but players will soon find that out when the enemies decimate their fireteam. (more...)
Google pulls YouTube app from Amazon Fire TV devices Google pulls YouTube app from Amazon Fire TV devices
- December 08, 2017

Back in June 2017, at its WWDC event, Apple announced that that the Amazon Prime Video app will be coming to its Apple TV and TV app users. Amazon's library of 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR) titles are available on Apple TV 4K . This is bad news for consumers, as streaming boxes have been and are expected to continue to be one of the most popular gift items, since they are (mostly) affordably priced. (more...)
TV shows halt production due to raging California fires TV shows halt production due to raging California fires
- December 07, 2017

In Los Angeles County, The Creek Fire has grown to 11,000 acres, and the Rye Fire is burning about 1,000 acres, according to latest updates from fire officials. They said filming would return to normal when the fires subsided. A major fire also flared up in LA County on Tuesday, and LA mayor Eric Garcetti said that the dry climate and high winds indicate the fire won't die down for another five day. (more...)
Amazon Prime Video is now available on Apple TV Amazon Prime Video is now available on Apple TV
- December 07, 2017

The Amazon Prime Video app requires a subscription to the service to operate, and works with Apple's inbuilt universal search for the 4th Generation and 4K versions of the Apple TV set top box. The support for Apple TV comes with the 5.0 update to the Amazon Prime Video app. This means Siri can now search for over 1.3 million episodes and movies on Apple TV. (more...)
Head To Mercury In The Destiny 2 Head To Mercury In The Destiny 2
- December 06, 2017

Once we've played through the DLC we'll give you a verdict on how it holds up. He has been spoken of in the game before, but Curse of Osiris marks his first in-person appearance to date. The expansion pack will also feature new weapons, armor, co-op multiplayer modes and multiplayer arenas. Aside from this, there are plenty of activities to undertake on Mercury, not too far from Brother Vance's location. (more...)
AMD Always Connected PCs will include Qualcomm modems AMD Always Connected PCs will include Qualcomm modems
- December 06, 2017

The Snapdragon 845 is (wait for it!) a direct successor to the Snapdragon 835 , which can be found lingering inside devices like the Galaxy S9, Galaxy Note 8, Pixel 2, and Moto Z2 Force. The new Envy x2 is nearly unrecognizable compared with its brushed-aluminum ancestor , which featured all-day battery life but a painfully slow Intel Atom processor when it debuted in 2013. (more...)
Body believed to be missing North Carolina girl found after arrest Body believed to be missing North Carolina girl found after arrest
- December 05, 2017

Sheriff Hans Miller said investigators recovered a body around 5:30 p.m. Saturday in Shelter Creek along Shaw Highway in Pender County. Kimrey is being charged with concealing her death but more charges could be coming. "Whoever is involved in the crime, whoever did this to her, justice needs to be served for them, for her, so that she can rest peacefully". Authorities said further charges are possible. (more...)
Governor Ducey Kicks Off Computer Science Education Week Governor Ducey Kicks Off Computer Science Education Week
- December 05, 2017

So far, more than 450 million students have signed up. In addition, fewer than 6,000 K-12 students are enrolled in a computer science course. This year's Computer Science Education Week starts today and there are over 122,000 Hour of Code global events registered to happen throughout the week. (more...)
Capcom Reveals Mega Man 11 During 30th Anniversary Capcom Reveals Mega Man 11 During 30th Anniversary
- December 05, 2017

This will present you with the chance to play all 10 games in the numbered Mega Man series, before the next game lands late next year. While the series is known for its lovely pixel art , Mega Man 11 will be the firt classic game in the series to use 3D character models. (more...)
Baker Mayfield, No. 2 Oklahoma Beat No. 10 TCU, Punched CFP Spot Baker Mayfield, No. 2 Oklahoma Beat No. 10 TCU, Punched CFP Spot
- December 04, 2017

Oklahoma is 7-1 in title game appearances and is seeking its third consecutive Big 12 title. Mayfield surpassed 4,000 passing yards and crossed the 40 touchdown barrier this season, which does not indicate National Football League success , but that kind of production should be noted. (more...)
In the operating system macOS High Sierra found a serious vulnerability In the operating system macOS High Sierra found a serious vulnerability
- December 04, 2017

Ergin said staff members reported the vulnerability to Apple on November 23, and he disclosed the flaw publicly in a tweet on Tuesday. MacOS High Sierra has discovered a vulnerability that allows anyone to get extended run as the root user. (more...)
Jak and Daxter classics to be available on PS4 Jak and Daxter classics to be available on PS4
- December 04, 2017

Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy is available now on PS4. See the official game site here and the announcement here on the PS Blog. You'll have the option of either purchasing the games in a bundle or individually, though anyone who's played Jak and Daxter will likely go straight for the bundle. (more...)
Mattis departs for five-day Middle East trip Mattis departs for five-day Middle East trip
- December 03, 2017

WASHINGTON: U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis would be arriving in Pakistan on Monday as part of his five-day trip to the Middle East, the Pentagon said in a statement . Analysts suggest the U.S. Defense Secretary is likely to repeat the American demand from Pakistan to take action against the Haqqani network, a militant group the U.S. (more...)
Xiaomi India giving Rs. 500crore gift to Redmi 5A buyers! Xiaomi India giving Rs. 500crore gift to Redmi 5A buyers!
- December 03, 2017

Here is a comparison between the two budget smartphones. If you're looking for a premium option in the Bharat 5 , Micromax has confirmed Bharat 5 Plus and Bharat 5 Pro to be launched in the next two months. 3,999 and the 3GB variant at Rs. 5,999. As far as connectivity is concerned the device supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.1, Global Positioning System and it bears the beloved 3.5mm headphone jack. (more...)
IPhone crashing? Widespread iOS date bug wreaks havoc on December 2 IPhone crashing? Widespread iOS date bug wreaks havoc on December 2
- December 03, 2017

The application is now only available in the United States, which according to the reports is not live yet. The issue seems to affect people randomly, with our iPhone X being affected and only a handful of reports across the internet on various sites and Twitter . (more...)