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General Data Protection Regulation policy goes into effect in May General Data Protection Regulation policy goes into effect in May
- May 15, 2018

Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract. If they do so, the barcode on the badge will reflect this. User consent is also important. Along with expanding what constitutes a data breach , after a company is alerted to a data breach, it is required to report the breach to the government and to notify the individuals affected by the breach. (more...)
Uber ends mandatory arbitration for sexual assault, harassment claims Uber ends mandatory arbitration for sexual assault, harassment claims
- May 15, 2018

Arbitration clauses have played a role in high-profile settlements involving film mogul Harvey Weinstein and others, enabling accusations and settlements to be made in secret. "Whatever they decide, they will be free to tell their story wherever and however they see fit". Following CNN's investigation and the letter, Senator Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from CT, challenged Uber's use of forced arbitration and in a letter to CEO Dara Khosrowshahi "respectfully requested" the company end ... (more...)
Waugh to step down as Australia selector Waugh to step down as Australia selector
- May 15, 2018

Before he leaves his role as a selector, Waugh will still carry out his duties for Australia's upcoming limited overs tour of England and the T20 tri-series in Zimbabwe, which will also feature Pakistan. "Being a selector is not an easy task, and Mark has made an important contribution to Australia's on-field success alongside his fellow panel members". (more...)
Subaru America cues up Crosstrek PHEV Subaru America cues up Crosstrek PHEV
- May 15, 2018

The Crosstrek Hybrid will thus beat the rumored Subaru " Evoltis " to dealerships, despite the supposed death of the Crosstrek Hybrid project in 2016. California is one of the biggest auto markets in the country, and the state requires the automakers who sell more than 20,000 vehicles there to produce a certain number of plug-in cars. (more...)
Mario Tennis Aces Online Tournament Demo Release Date Confirmed for Japan Mario Tennis Aces Online Tournament Demo Release Date Confirmed for Japan
- May 15, 2018

Tennis hopefuls will be able to pick from four playable characters - Mario, Peach, Yoshi, and Bowser - and take part in online multiplayer matches in a tournament format. Once you get past that, however, there's some new animated cut scenes, an indication of what the singleplayer campaign will be like, a board game-like mode that looks a touch Mario Party-esque, and different kinds of levels that include an Egyptian-themed court. (more...)
Fujifilm Unveils New Square Format Instax Camera Fujifilm Unveils New Square Format Instax Camera
- May 15, 2018

Fujifilm has just announced the new Instax Square SQ6, the world's first analog square-format Instax camera. With the auto mode, Fujifilm says the camera is created to balance the shutter speed with the flash and the ambient light to prevent that dark background. (more...)
Oppo Realme 1 launched in India starting at Rs. 8990 Oppo Realme 1 launched in India starting at Rs. 8990
- May 15, 2018

The phone is expected to sport a 6-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The device will be powered by MediaTek's Helio P60 which the company claims is the first smartphone powered by 12nm processor . The Realme 1 runs on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with the highly customized ColorOS 5.0 laid on top. The company revealed that an AI battery management has been implemented to optimise the longevity of this smartphone. (more...)
Rainbow Six Siege Para Bellum Villa Map Includes Assassin's Creed Easter Egg Rainbow Six Siege Para Bellum Villa Map Includes Assassin's Creed Easter Egg
- May 15, 2018

Also, Ubisoft is now working on the adjusting how dropshotting is handled and implementing a new counter defuser animation. Rainbow Six Siege's Operation Para Bellum is set in Italy, as you've no doubt seen in the Villa map reveal , and the first operator is an Italian. (more...)
HP unveils first All-in-One PC with Alexa on tap HP unveils first All-in-One PC with Alexa on tap
- May 15, 2018

The new HP notebooks are a mix of laptop, convertible (2-in-1), and detachable models belonging to the Envy series and freshly minted EliteBook 1000 family of products. It comes in gold or silver (May, $1,000). There's also a business version, the HP EliteOne 1000 AiO G2, with a 34-inch display. HP ENVY Curved AiO 34 is set to be the first PC with Amazon's Alexa personal digital assistant built-in. (more...)
'Lawbreakers' studio Boss Key shuts down 'Lawbreakers' studio Boss Key shuts down
- May 15, 2018

Their game prior to Radical Heights , Lawbreakers , showed well at trade shows, but did little in the actual market, money- or player-wise. He did not mention anything about LawBreakers' servers, despite the Boss Key Production's statement last month stating they wanted to give the game a second life but couldn't spare the resources at the moment. (more...)
Aston Martin DB11 AMR - new 639 PS V12 flagship Aston Martin DB11 AMR - new 639 PS V12 flagship
- May 15, 2018

It packs an impressive 630 horsepower from Aston's biturbo 5.2-liter V12 - a 30-hp boost over the standard DB11 V12 that the AMR replaces. Aston Martin's DB11 has gone over to the dark side with a new performance flagship derivative, breaking cover at the official opening last week of the new Nurburgring-based AMR Performance Centre. (more...)
Divinity: Original Sin 2 Enters Game Preview This Week Divinity: Original Sin 2 Enters Game Preview This Week
- May 15, 2018

Divinity Original Sin 2 is the well-acclaimed sequel to its fantasy RPG predecessor, Divinity Original Sin . This means that, for those of you lucky people who own an Xbox, can get your hands on the first three hours of the game for free. (more...)
Ford India expands EcoSport portfolio Ford India expands EcoSport portfolio
- May 14, 2018

The Ford EcoSport S and is priced at Rs 11.37 Lakh (Ex-Showroom), while its Titanium variant gets a price tag of Rs 11.89 Lakh (Ex-showroom). New top-spec trim comes with the 125hp 1.0-litre turbo-petrol EcoBoost engine, along with the 1.5 diesel; Signature Edition also launched at Rs 10.40 lakh. (more...)
Google introduces Google One to replace Drive online storage plans Google introduces Google One to replace Drive online storage plans
- May 14, 2018

Not to mention, you want to be sure that the cloud storage is being maintained by a company that is well-known and unlikely to go out of business - Google certainly meets that. More benefits are coming over time, Google says. For Google Drive paid storage space users, Google One would be coming as an upgrade "over the coming months", first to the US, then to other regions around the world. (more...)
How to Gift Xbox One and Microsoft Store PC Games Digitally How to Gift Xbox One and Microsoft Store PC Games Digitally
- May 14, 2018

Sending someone a game gift can be done using Windows 10, any Xbox One , or in a web browser. Additionally, there's a USB port and a 3.5mm audio jack on the side. Given E3's imminent arrival next month, we should be officially hearing about this controller very soon. It's certainly heartwarming that Microsoft apparently noticed that the Elite controller helped make its games more accessible. (more...)
Final Fantasy VII Remake Soundtrack Is Being Worked On By Nobuo Uematsu
- May 14, 2018

He was the one who composed the music for the original Final Fantasy 7 as well. According to a tweet posted by a Twitter user named aibo , he was confirmed to be part of the team by an interview posted by Kitase. While it can be hard to pull away from the air of disappointment surrounding Final Fantasy VII Remake and Square Enix's apparent inability to actually show us the game, there appears to be at least some glimmers of hope dripping through from the title's development. (more...)
Lenovo is teasing the Z5, a true all-screen smartphone Lenovo is teasing the Z5, a true all-screen smartphone
- May 14, 2018

Lenovo seems to have eliminated all of that entirely. The teaser is surprising, as it shows a true all-screen device - one without bezels or a notch. We don't know if the Lenovo Z5 is in production now, or merely a concept. The upcoming Lenovo Z5 honestly looks like it gained inspiration from the Vivo APEX and the iPhone X . The phone had a attractive edge-to-edge display with really thin bezels but left out the notch which many Android manufacturers were quick to copy Apple . (more...)
First Renders Of Moto C2 and Moto C2 Plus Surface First Renders Of Moto C2 and Moto C2 Plus Surface
- May 14, 2018

Last year's Moto E4 and E4 Plus were great devices that grabbed lots of attention thanks to their affordable price tags. Neither phone seems to offer an 18:9 display, sticking to the more traditional 16:9 screen ratio. However, apart from announcing the Moto Z3 Play , the company might also announce the Moto C2 and Moto C2 Plus smartphones in the coming weeks. Eventually, the Moto C series for this year were overshadowed for so long. (more...)
Mental Health Awareness In Scarborough Mental Health Awareness In Scarborough
- May 14, 2018

To mark this week's Mental Health Awareness week, and as part of the show's ongoing #DontFilterFeelings campaign highlighting mental health issues, cast and crew have contributed personal stories of their own experiences to a new video in an attempt to de-stigmatise the topic and raise awareness. (more...)
Nintendo To Release Additional NES Classic Video Game Consoles This June Nintendo To Release Additional NES Classic Video Game Consoles This June
- May 14, 2018

NES Classic Edition will now return with full-on availability. When the console first hit the market back in November 2016, there was a great demand, leading to the sell-out of the entire stock nearly immediately. There are settings on the NES Classic for scanlines additional features allow you to save the game at any point. Both it and the SNES Classic are expected to be in regular supply through the end of the year at minimum. (more...)
Valve activates bluetooth in Steam Controller Valve activates bluetooth in Steam Controller
- May 14, 2018

It is recommended that you use the BLE connection in the scenarios listed below, and stick to the original protocol otherwise as it was created to provide the best experience for a Steam Controller . If you have successfully paired to your Wireless Receiver and connected to your device over BLE, your Steam Controller is capable of switching between these modes. (more...)
OnePlus 6 is Coming with AI Camera Function OnePlus 6 is Coming with AI Camera Function
- May 14, 2018

The OnePlus 6 was spotted on Amazon Germany and the listing has been removed now. In the leaked page, OnePlus 6 is shown to have a metallic rim around the edges and on the back, it comes with a smooth glossy shell with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 cover on top and also on the front display, as well. (more...)
Crypto Facilities Derivatives Exchange Opens Ethereum (ETH) Futures Crypto Facilities Derivatives Exchange Opens Ethereum (ETH) Futures
- May 14, 2018

The company said in its announcement that the move marked the first time futures for the second-largest cryptocurrency would be traded on a regulated platform. "Max Boonen, Founder of B2C2, says: "We welcome the launch of Ethereum futures by Crypto Facilities, a natural next step for the digital asset". Toby Allen, the Head of Digital Assets with Akuna Capital, expressed his excitement for his company's role in the ETH futures, and sees it as the solution for "a gap in the market". (more...)
Hollywood Take on Hollywood Take on "Monster Hunter" Enters Production This September
- May 14, 2018

The plan is for the film to shoot in Cape Town, South Africa. "We are very much in a comfort zone of production". Anderson has written a draft for the film's script. Fans of Monster Hunter will be excited to learn that Constantin Film, the Resident Evil series' production company, will begin working on its film adaptation later this year in September. (more...)
Today May 11 Guggenheim Total Return Bond ETF (GTO) Rises 0.17% Today May 11 Guggenheim Total Return Bond ETF (GTO) Rises 0.17%
- May 13, 2018

The ETF's YTD performance is -4.53%, the 1 year is 10.61% and the 3 year is 10.35%. The firm owned 170,709 shares of the company's stock after acquiring an additional 5,641 shares during the quarter. It has 2.82 million net assets and 0.50% volatility for the month. The ETF is -5.75% of its 52-Week High and 17.93% of its low, and is now having ATR of 1.88. (more...)