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Facebook Introducing 'Watch', New Platform For Shows Facebook Introducing 'Watch', New Platform For Shows
- August 10, 2017

But that's not what's exactly happening here. The service is essentially an alternative to YouTube as a place for creators to showcase their own episodes or series on a new platform. In late June , Facebook executives reportedly met with Hollywood studios and talent agencies to discuss the production of new and original TV shows. (more...)
Trust in Brother in the Latest Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Clip
- August 10, 2017

In Nazi-occupied America, even the smallest pleasures come with big risks. Victor of more than 100 awards at E3 2017, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus also received four nominations from the official E3 Game Critics Awards (including Best of Show) and won Best Action Game. (more...)
WhatsApp's Payment feature spotted in beta WhatsApp's Payment feature spotted in beta
- August 10, 2017

In what could come as a good news for Whatsapp users , the chatting app can now be used to transfer money through the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transaction system. Launched in partnership with ICICI Bank, Truecaller Pay allows users to send and receive money from other UPI-enabled banks. The service also supports Paytm. (more...)
DEADPOOL Director Tim Miller Will Bring NEUROMANCER to the Big Screen DEADPOOL Director Tim Miller Will Bring NEUROMANCER to the Big Screen
- August 10, 2017

A seminal novel of the cyberpunk genre, Neuromancer introduced a number of concepts that would later become science fiction staples, including outlaw computer hackers, the idea of " cyberspace " and the "matrix ". This would be the third project Miller has joined after his exit from the Deadpool franchise; he is working on Paramount's new Terminator movies with James Cameron, and an adaptation of the Daniel Suarez novel Influx for Fox. (more...)
ASUS Zenfone 4 Selfie and Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro ASUS Zenfone 4 Selfie and Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro
- August 10, 2017

Citing the sources, an Italian website called DDay.it had posted few live images of the upcoming Zenfone 4 Pro smartphone. While the rear camera might not sound that impressive, readers should know that Zenfone 4 also features an impressive dual-setup front facing camera that's made out of a 24MP and a 5MP sensor. (more...)
Carolina Panthers: Key Takeaways from Preseason Week 1 Carolina Panthers: Key Takeaways from Preseason Week 1
- August 10, 2017

Don't expect to see a lot of trickery out of the Panthers in preseason week one. The total is 37; totals are always lower in the preseason. While Houston lost the game 27-17, those that came to see Watson did not leave disappointed. The undrafted wide receiver has had a solid training camp, but missed the last four days of practice with an undisclosed injury . The Panthers will line up McCaffrey all over the field: at running back, receiver even a Wildcat quarterback. (more...)
Virgin Australia details Wi-Fi plans for global and domestic flights Virgin Australia details Wi-Fi plans for global and domestic flights
- August 10, 2017

The carrier is using Gogo 2Ku aero antennas and Optus satellite for local services, and Intelsat and SES technology for worldwide flights. "Through our partnership with Gogo and Optus Satellite, we will have access to the largest fleet of satellites servicing Australia and New Zealand, providing our guests with a fast and reliable wi-fi experience on board", Mr Borghetti said. (more...)
LG V30 to Feature F/1.6 Camera, Crystal Clear Lens LG V30 to Feature F/1.6 Camera, Crystal Clear Lens
- August 10, 2017

The LG V30 will feature a dual camera. Not only that, but LG thinks an accompanying special Crystal Clear lens will bring more "vivid images than ever before". The last bunch of devices that the company launched with OLED display panels was way back when they introduced the G Flex and G Flex 2 smartphones. (more...)
Facebook Set to Launch 'Watch' Streaming Platform with Dozens of Content Partners Facebook Set to Launch 'Watch' Streaming Platform with Dozens of Content Partners
- August 10, 2017

Watch features personalized recommendations of live and recorded shows to watch, plus categories like "Most Talked About", "What's Making People Laugh" and "Shows Your Friends Are Watching". Advertisers may be more comfortable buying Facebook's mid-roll ads when they're running in the middle of a TV-style show than a closed-circuit video of a judge trying to understand why the defendant has no trousers. (more...)
Disney dumps Netflix to start their own streaming service in 2019 Disney dumps Netflix to start their own streaming service in 2019
- August 10, 2017

As for Disney , this new service will become the home for Disney content for the U.S. and will offer subscription-based on-demand viewing of all of the company's latest movies from Disney and Pixar. Splashers, do we remember what it was like when Starz pulled its movie library from Netflix? It can be recalled that last August 2016, the company already bought 33 percent stake in the BAMTech which also worked with digital media company MLB Advanced Media. (more...)
Fidelity allows clients to see digital currencies on its website Fidelity allows clients to see digital currencies on its website
- August 10, 2017

Now, as Reuters reports , Fidelity Investments rolled out the new service, as clients can now see their Coinbase holdings on their website. Stern said that Fidelity looks forward to the feedback from its customers on this new feature that would help them view their digital asset holdings as part of their overall financial picture. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz Teases its Next Vision Concept Mercedes-Benz Teases its Next Vision Concept
- August 10, 2017

Last year, the stunning Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 concept made its debut during the Monterey Car Week, in conjunction with the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Could this be a revised or convertible version of last year's "hot and cool" concept? The BMW Concept 8 Series serves as a preview of a forthcoming BMW model - the new BMW 8 Series Coupe, slated for launch in 2018. (more...)
Rainbow Six Siege Update 2.2.2 Now Live, Patch Notes Released Rainbow Six Siege Update 2.2.2 Now Live, Patch Notes Released
- August 10, 2017

Title Update 2.2.2 is out now, and it's created to set the stage for even bigger changes coming later. Following the update, Terrorist Hunt will exclusively be hosted on dedicated servers , removing the annoying host migrations and other connection issues. (more...)
Anker Eufy Genie undercuts Echo Dot for low-priced Alexa Anker Eufy Genie undercuts Echo Dot for low-priced Alexa
- August 10, 2017

And while that's kind of a weird name, the product itself is pretty straightforward. Though it's now more well-known, it hasn't lost sight of why people buy its products: they're cheap. For that, you'll have to wait for a $40 version of the Genie with Bluetooth that's still listed as "coming soon." Hm. Eufy's simplifying it all. Called the Eufy Genie, it's a small, 2W speaker for the smart home. (more...)
North American Management Corp Holds Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) North American Management Corp Holds Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
- August 09, 2017

The stock of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, September 18 by TheStreet. Wal-Mart Stores Inc had 92 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold" on Monday, May 16. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Neutral" on Monday, November 9. (more...)
Panasonic launches the Eluga A3 and A3 Pro Panasonic launches the Eluga A3 and A3 Pro
- August 09, 2017

Both the Panasonic Eluga A3 and the A3 Pro come with a 5.2-inch HD thin-bezel display each, with a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and Dragon Trial Glass on top. On the other hand, the Eluga A3 Pro packs a MediaTek MT6753 octa-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz. "Customers will continue to look for technology which will shape the product interface and the way we interact with our smartphones", Manish Sharma, President and CEO, Panasonic India and South Asia, Vice President, Appliances ... (more...)
Your feedback is helping shape Windows privacy Your feedback is helping shape Windows privacy
- August 09, 2017

This will extend support for Windows 10 Mobile. Last month, the company made a decision to do the same with Windows Server by letting users test upcoming features. Microsoft has planned to backport the new APIs that will be introduced with Redstone 3 and 4. However, Windows 10 Mobile won't get Redstone 4 and 5. Today, Microsoft said that it's received a considerable amount of positive feedback to its recent privacy improvements. (more...)
How to get the new Outlook.com design right now How to get the new Outlook.com design right now
- August 09, 2017

As Warren notes, do not click the toggle to turn the beta off when using this method of accessing the Outlook.com beta otherwise you will loose the ability to access the beta features using this URL hack. Based on your feedback, we'll iterate, improve, refine, or discard them. The problem, as with all Microsoft rollouts, is only some users will be able to access the beta. (more...)
Rez Infinite Hits Steam And Oculus Today Rez Infinite Hits Steam And Oculus Today
- August 09, 2017

Rez Inifinite came out with the PS VR and sat there for months, looking absolutely fantastic on the PS4 but still trapped in exclusivity. Rez Infinite is now available on PC with full VR support (not required but very nice if you have it) and up to 4K resolution, putting it on equal footing with the PS4 Pro version. (more...)
Acer Chromebook 11 C771 is a durable laptop for schools Acer Chromebook 11 C771 is a durable laptop for schools
- August 09, 2017

Who says Chromebooks can't be both durable and affordable? Acer just announced an updated version of this with the C771, and like the C731 before it, this latest model is focused directly at customers in the education and commercial spaces. (more...)
Apple's new iPhone is under production now! Apple's new iPhone is under production now!
- August 09, 2017

Parts suppliers speaking with DigiTimes say two TFT LCD panel models are in production along with a OLED panel model. The research note also claims that Apple is planning to launch black, silver and gold variants of its iPhones this fall, as reported by Toms Guide . (more...)
Fallout Official Board Game Announced Fallout Official Board Game Announced
- August 09, 2017

Players will have the opportunity to select playable characters in Fallout: The Board Game including a Super Mutant , Ghoul, Brotherhood of Steel Outcast, or just your regular wastelander. Four scenarios are included: The Capitol Wasteland, The Pitt, The Commonwealth, and Far Harbor. There's a main storyline to progress through, but as with the Fallout video games, there are also plenty of side-quests to get distracted by. (more...)
Valve Reveals Steam's Impressive Monthly User Count Valve Reveals Steam's Impressive Monthly User Count
- August 09, 2017

What's significant about that is that the number is greater than that of Xbox Live's most recent tally, which comes in at around 53 million. Steam has pulled in 27 million new users since January 2016, reaching 67m active monthly players. (more...)
Dean Foods Company (DF) Downgraded by Wells Fargo & Company to Dean Foods Company (DF) Downgraded by Wells Fargo & Company to "Market Perform"
- August 09, 2017

CarMax, Inc.is a holding company. Market Cap is also the figure use to determine company's size, as opposed to using sales or total asset figures. The Firm is a retailer of used vehicles. The Firm processes and distributes fluid milk, and other dairy and dairy case products in the United States. It has a 19.08 P/E ratio. It is involved in manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing a range of branded and private label dairy and dairy case products. (more...)
ESports players could compete for Olympic medals in 2024 ESports players could compete for Olympic medals in 2024
- August 09, 2017

Press Association Sport reported Tuesday, citing unnamed anti-doping officials, that the International Olympic Committee could be close to issuing a fine worth about $100 million as an alternative to Russia's exclusion from the 2018 Winter Olympics. (more...)