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These 3 HTC Devices are Getting Android Oreo These 3 HTC Devices are Getting Android Oreo
- August 28, 2017

As a result, the newly updated launcher can now be downloaded on more phones aside from the Google Pixel lineup. The U11 will be the first smartphone to the update first in the upcoming weeks. Theming of third-party applications, custom fonts for third-party applications, and other modifications are also possible now. HTC has just confirmed Android Oreo ( Android 8.0) timeline for its smartphones . (more...)
Micromax launches Canvas Infinity with bezel-less design priced at Rs. 9999 Micromax launches Canvas Infinity with bezel-less design priced at Rs. 9999
- August 25, 2017

The 18:9 format offers more viewing space and a better immersive experience while streaming videos and playing games. Micromax announced their latest smartphone - the Micromax Canvas Infinity into the markets. Unlike many popular phones today, the Micromax Canvas Infinity does not feature a unibody design . After series of teasers, Micromax finally unveiled the Canvas Infinity at an event in New Delhi on Tuesday. (more...)
Sony blocks yet another game from cross-console play with Xbox One Sony blocks yet another game from cross-console play with Xbox One
- August 24, 2017

Pre-order customers still have to wait until November 7 to receive the Xbox One X . However, Head of Xbox Games Marketing department Aaron Greenberg was recently featured in a a panel at gamescom 2017 , via WCCFTech , where he praised Xbox One's upcoming holiday period line-up and expressed his excitement. (more...)
How to tell if the solar eclipse damaged your eyes How to tell if the solar eclipse damaged your eyes
- August 24, 2017

So what did you think about the eclipse? Symptoms of damage can include having small blind spots, distorted areas in your vision , areas that aren't clear and "seeing" a prolonged after-image (like when a camera's flash goes off), said Dr. (more...)
Lamborghini Alpha-One made with the finest materials launched at $2500 Lamborghini Alpha-One made with the finest materials launched at $2500
- August 24, 2017

The major highlight of the Lamborghini Alpha-One is its design. But once in a while you come across a smartphone with a ridiculous price tag that makes you wonder why anyone would buy it. The result is a luxury phone that features "Italian handmade black leather". The Alpha-One sports a 5.5-inch WQHD (1440×2560) display and is powered by a now two-year-old Snapdragon 820 SoC. (more...)
No Man's Sky Atlas Rises Update Released No Man's Sky Atlas Rises Update Released
- August 12, 2017

With all the new features, however, the biggest aspect of this update is likely the additions to No Man's Sky's story mode. Visit the new Mission Agent in Space Stations to pick up unique and rewarding new tasks. It works "anywhere on any planet", and lets you choose from various materials, shapes and sizes. Now, thanks to portals making traveling cross-galactic, players can be joined with small blue orbs of others to explore and play the game. (more...)
Samsung showcases 6CA LTE modem tech Samsung showcases 6CA LTE modem tech
- August 01, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 series and Xperia XZ Premium are those few flagship handsets which support Cat.16: (4CA) LTE technology with the max speed of 1000 Mbit/s. "The 1.2Gbps maximum downlink speed with 6CA support highlights Samsung's leading design capabilities and well-positions Samsung for the upcoming 5G era". (more...)
WhatsApp now has 1 billion daily active users worldwide WhatsApp now has 1 billion daily active users worldwide
- July 27, 2017

On top of that, the app boasts 1.3bn monthly active users. Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg also said that 250 million use WhatsApp's Snapchat Stories clone WhatsApp Status on a daily basis. "We are humbled that so many people are using these new features to connect with one another in their own special way", the company stated. Meanwhile, it's been rumoured that WhatsApp is working to monetize its app. (more...)
Rumor: The Sims 4 Coming to Consoles This November Rumor: The Sims 4 Coming to Consoles This November
- July 25, 2017

The news comes via a tweet Spencer wrote on Sunday evening. Spencer has also confirmed that Microsoft will "show off more" of the Crackdown during the Gamescom event running from August 22 through 26in Cologne, Germany. It was inevitable for pre-orders to happen in the first place, so the question has always been more about "when" whether than "if". Despite featuring powerful hardware specifications, Microsoft claims the Xbox One X is its smallest console. (more...)
The XJR575 Is Jaguar's 575-Horsepower Executive Missile The XJR575 Is Jaguar's 575-Horsepower Executive Missile
- July 25, 2017

Next year's version also will races to 60 miles per hour in 4.2 seconds, according to Jaguar, while the current version takes 4.4 seconds and tops out at just 172 miles per hour. A new 10-inch touchscreen now sits in the central console, and there's 4G wi-fi capability that allows occupants to stay online. Jaguar has revealed its updated XJ range due to go on sale in Australia early next year - with the big news being a ferocious new range-topping model. (more...)
Destiny 2 PS4 Beta Starts
- July 19, 2017

For starters, there are two PvP modes to tinker around with, both using Destiny 2's new 4v4 team format. Countdown - a new competitive Crucible mode, where you're alternating between attacking an enemy base and planting a bomb or defending it. (more...)
Final Fight's Abigail Joining Street Fighter 5 Later This Month Final Fight's Abigail Joining Street Fighter 5 Later This Month
- July 17, 2017

You can check out the trailer for the new fighter below. Opponents will get a tough fight, as Abigail can squeeze the life bar of her opponent drastically with the grapple move, a punch combination and a move in which the opponent is nothing but a punching bag for Abigail, notes Heavy.com. (more...)
Five-judge constitution bench to hear Aadhar petitions on July 18 Five-judge constitution bench to hear Aadhar petitions on July 18
- July 13, 2017

This is the first time that the Centre has formally joined the petitioner's side to mention for an early hearing by a larger Bench. It had also asked the Centre and those opposing Aadhaar to approach the CJI for setting up of a Constitution Bench. (more...)
Mexico shines in Gold Cup debut Mexico shines in Gold Cup debut
- July 11, 2017

Mexico finished with 66 percent possession and 16 shots (seven on goal) to El Salvador's 12 (four on goal), per ESPNFC.us . In the 28th minute, Hernandez restored Mexico's lead with a sweetly struck right-footed volley from an acute angle. (more...)
Swift and easy wins for former Wimby champs Swift and easy wins for former Wimby champs
- July 08, 2017

While speaking during BBC's Wimbledon coverage on Wednesday, McEnroe drew a comparison to Woods while discussing the struggles of Djokovic , who has not won a Grand Slam since simultaneously holding all four titles following last year's French Open. (more...)
Microsoft Is Microsoft Is "Reorganizing" Its Workforce To Shift Its Attention To The Cloud
- July 05, 2017

And an article in Bloomberg Friday citing "people familiar with the matter" said the changes would affect Microsoft's Worldwide Commercial Business and the global sales and marketing group. Company executives have now communicated to employees, via a memo, that there will be a shake-up in its sales and marketing teams but, interestingly, didn't mention the rumored layoffs . (more...)
Pakistan would intensify campaign to highlight Indian brutalities in Kashmir: Aziz Pakistan would intensify campaign to highlight Indian brutalities in Kashmir: Aziz
- July 03, 2017

A delegation of U.S. senate (Armed Services Committee) headed by Senator John McCain earlier called on Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz today. Senator McCain said that the USA policy regarding the Kashmir issue hasn't changed, adding that the U.S. (more...)
Sony Music to start pressing records after almost 30-year hiatus Sony Music to start pressing records after almost 30-year hiatus
- June 30, 2017

In April official figures revealed that more than 3.2 million LPs were sold previous year in the United Kingdom - driving revenues from vinyl up by two thirds. Japanese record maker Toyokasei, was reportedly struggling to keep up with demand for the nostalgic format, while Sony had trouble finding older engineers who could press vinyls. (more...)
'DRB Hicom-Geely partnership will spur Proton's success' 'DRB Hicom-Geely partnership will spur Proton's success'
- June 25, 2017

Of the sum, RM170.3 million is a cash injection while the remaining RM290 million comes from the valuation of Geely's popular SUV, Boyue, which it will produce in Malaysia using the Proton name. DRB-HICOM will retain 50.1 percent stake in Proton. Li Shufu was not able to provide a timeline for Proton's return to profitability when asked, but said that Geely would want the company to be back in the black as soon as possible. (more...)
Hike messenger in talks with Flipkart, Amazon, Uber, Zomato for wallet solution Hike messenger in talks with Flipkart, Amazon, Uber, Zomato for wallet solution
- June 21, 2017

WhatsApp has previously mentioned that the company plans to add mobile payments in India to accommodate the company's 200 million users. "We've laid down the foundation of payments and we're definitely having those discussions", Kavin Mittal, founder and CEO of Hike Messenger told ET. (more...)