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Could Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt be heading to Uber? Could Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt be heading to Uber?
- August 22, 2017

Recode , citing numerous sources with knowledge of the situation, said a board vote is expected within two weeks. A possible move by former General Electric ( NYSE: GE ) CEO Jeffrey Immelt to ride-hailing company Uber is surprising, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Monday. (more...)
Gwent is getting a $850000 tournament series, Gwent Masters Gwent is getting a $850000 tournament series, Gwent Masters
- August 22, 2017

However, her lands are being invaded by a foreign power so she heads off on "a dark journey of destruction and revenge". There are three tiers of tournaments-Gwent Open, Gwent Challenger, and Gwent World Masters with a total of $850,000 on the line. (more...)
Walmart and 9 Food Giants Team Up on IBM Blockchain Plans Walmart and 9 Food Giants Team Up on IBM Blockchain Plans
- August 22, 2017

The trials also demonstrated that stakeholders throughout the global food supply chain view food safety as a collaborative issue, rather than a competitive one, and are willing to work together to improve the food system for everyone. The news comes alongside the launch of a new blockchain platform - the first fully integrated, enterprise-grade production blockchain platform, as IBM puts it - alongside consulting services to beef up rollouts and strategic initiatives for organisations. (more...)
Huawei Mate 10 Leaked Render Shows a Much Different and Impressive Device Huawei Mate 10 Leaked Render Shows a Much Different and Impressive Device
- August 22, 2017

This is the first time we're seeing an image of the Huawei Mate 10 . Right now best Huawei Mate 9 can be bought for 565 United States dollars in the version with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of internal memory, and its price fell by as much as $ 150. (more...)
Don't worry, you can buy Xbox One X's vertical stand separately Don't worry, you can buy Xbox One X's vertical stand separately
- August 22, 2017

They only need to trade it in when Xbox One X starts shipping (November 7th). With Path of Exile coming to the Xbox One right around the same time as the Xbox One is set to get a refresh via the Xbox One X, we chose to ask Chris Wilson, producer at Grinding Gear Games, whether the game will be leveraging the full power of Microsoft's superpowered console. (more...)
The Crew 2 Release Date, Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed The Crew 2 Release Date, Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed
- August 22, 2017

During Gamescom , Ubisoft provided fans of The Crew 2 with some great news. Interested fans can head to the official site to register. Players can challenge racers from four motorsport families - street racing, off-road, pro-racing and freestyle - seeking to become the champion of the extreme sports Motornation. (more...)
Nissan adds Titan, Titan XD, and Frontier trucks to Midnight Edition line Nissan adds Titan, Titan XD, and Frontier trucks to Midnight Edition line
- August 22, 2017

Like all other Midnight Edition vehicles the models are set apart from normal versions with black trim and badges. The Midnight Edition is available on Crew Cab 4×2 and 4×4 (fitted with the auto box), with buyers getting the choice of Magnetic Black, Gun Metallic and Glacier White exterior colors. (more...)
D.Va could get a new ability in Overwatch D.Va could get a new ability in Overwatch
- August 22, 2017

Blizzard seems to have pivoted to change her play style entirely, turning her into an offensive tank hero, which can still nullify damage with the right timing. The new Micro Missiles ability, which let D.Va shoot while airborne, also open up some interesting plays against enemies such as Pharah, who can be annoying to bring down. (more...)
TN plan for one-year exemption on NEET exam fails TN plan for one-year exemption on NEET exam fails
- August 22, 2017

The apex court has told the state government to start the counselling process for admissions for MBBS and BDS seats in the state based on the NEET merit list. On 14 August, the Centre agreed to exempt the State from the exam, for a year, only 'If the state government promulgates an ordinance asking for exception for NEET this year'. (more...)
Samsung's Bixby rolled out in 200 countries
- August 22, 2017

Samsung is planning to continue expanding Bixby's voice capabilities in other countries, languages, and devices with additional features and third-party apps. users as a preview, and then to more people as a final version, though with the caveat that it is still very much a work in progress. Bixby will understand which photo you're referring to, and will be able to pick Ben out from your contacts list. (more...)
Moto X4 hands-on images leaked Moto X4 hands-on images leaked
- August 22, 2017

Motorola Moto X4 has seen its fair share of rumors and leaks in the past few weeks, including leaked specifications, press renders and what not. It is having a curved display with front facing fingerprint sensor, which can be used for navigation as well. (more...)
Jio effect: Bharti Airtel to launch Rs 2500 4G phone by Diwali Jio effect: Bharti Airtel to launch Rs 2500 4G phone by Diwali
- August 22, 2017

Sources at handset makers Lava and Karbonn confirmed to ET that they are in separate talks with the telecom market leader for a mass-market 4G smartphone. At present, nearly 100 percent of smartphones now shipped in the country are 4G enabled. According to leaks, the device will feature a bigger screen, better battery life and high-speed processor compared to JioPhone . (more...)
Google's new Chromebook Pixel arriving this autumn Google's new Chromebook Pixel arriving this autumn
- August 22, 2017

Whether or not this new Chromebook Pixel is the Bison or not, though, it's expected to be a Chromebook rather than run Andromeda . Starting with the smaller Google Home, Android Police did not provide exact measurements or what the device will include as far as features are concerned. (more...)
AT&T launching 'Primetime' tablet on August 25 for $10 per month AT&T launching 'Primetime' tablet on August 25 for $10 per month
- August 22, 2017

Finally, there is a 5-megapixel camera on back and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. As mentioned earlier, the software on this tablet is Android 7.1 Nougat. Dual front-facing speakers are included as well. Owners will also be able to use two different Bluetooth-enabled devices, like speakers and headphones, at the same time. (more...)
WhatsApp intros colorful text-based status features for Android and iOS users WhatsApp intros colorful text-based status features for Android and iOS users
- August 22, 2017

And now with the recent updates, users cannot only include a colorful background to update its status but can also include links to its status. WhatsApp is also planning on integrating a payment system for its users and it is working on a new feature in this matter called WhatsApp Payments. (more...)
Is Google Building Voice Assisted Smart Headphones? Is Google Building Voice Assisted Smart Headphones?
- August 22, 2017

Such headphones have been rumored here and there for quite some time, but this is pretty solid evidence for their existence. A 9t05Google APK teardown of the Google app's latest beta update reveals information about Bisto, a set of headphones that run Google Assistant. (more...)
Android 8.0 Oreo System Images Available for Supported Pixel and Nexus Devices Android 8.0 Oreo System Images Available for Supported Pixel and Nexus Devices
- August 22, 2017

Google said the new software will begin rolling out to users "soon", and is likely to be joined by a new version of Google's Pixel smartphone, which is heavily rumoured to be launching in the autumn. Google YouTube also tied up with the NASA to show the eclipse live online to the world. As ever with Android , the update won't come at the same time for everyone. (more...)
Android Oreo - Leaked Images suggest at Oreo
- August 22, 2017

An hour before the Great American Solar Eclipse begins to hit the USA shores - Intel will be hosting a major live streaming event at 8:00 a.m. PDT where they'll introduce their eighth generation Core processors as we first reported on back on August 9. (more...)
Google Android 'O': Know about release time, specifications
- August 22, 2017

You should get a notification when your update is ready. So, we do not yet know how far we can trust on this new rumour. Finally, Google has confirmed the name of recent Android version 8 .0. Android Oreo will begin rolling out to Google's Pixel , Pixel XL , Pixel C , Nexus 6P , Nexus 5X , and Nexus Player in the near future after carrier testing is complete. (more...)
AI Milestone: Microsoft Voice Transcription Beats Humans AI Milestone: Microsoft Voice Transcription Beats Humans
- August 22, 2017

Microsoft is making big efforts in the field of voice technology, and is boasting about having honed its speech recognition AI to an even greater extent, with a system that apparently now rivals the accuracy of multiple human transcribers. Both studies transcribed recordings from the Switchboard corpus, a collection of about 2,400 telephone conversations that have been used by researchers to test speech recognition systems since the early 1990s. (more...)
Horizon Zero Dawn Easy Story Mode Out Now Horizon Zero Dawn Easy Story Mode Out Now
- August 22, 2017

Horizon Zero Dawnls latest patch , among other fixes, introduces a new easier difficultly called Story Mode. Roding notes that this difficulty mode drives down the damage inflicted on the player by the game's robotic monsters and increases the amount of damage the player inflicts in return. (more...)
(JCI) Shares Trading unchanged at $37.05 Johnson Controls announces accelerated…
- August 22, 2017

Bessemer Group Inc. boosted its position in Johnson Controls International PLC by 5.5% in the second quarter. The value of the company's investment in Johnson Controls International increased from $43,000 to $49,000 increasing 14.0% since the last quarter. (more...)
Formula 1 launches new eSports World Championship! Formula 1 launches new eSports World Championship!
- August 22, 2017

As expected, the first season of the new eSports league will kick off in September to coincide with the launch of the new F1 2017 game, and there'll be a test to select the 40 quickest drivers. It is hoped the partnership with global esports group, Gfinity , Formula 1 will help the sport reach the core esports fan base, thereby enhancing its growing popularity with this demographic. (more...)
Eclipse forecast | What to expect during the solar eclipse Eclipse forecast | What to expect during the solar eclipse
- August 21, 2017

The moon is expected to cover the sun for up to 4 minutes and 33 seconds providing an opportunity for eclipse enthusiasts who are willing to travel outside the country to witness the event . The total solar eclipse won't be visible in India as its timing will be 9:15 pm to 2:34 am. Additional safety information is below. The Science Channel will broadcast its live coverage from Madras, Oregon with commentary from educators and astronomers from the Lowell Observatory. (more...)
2K Celebrating BioShock 10th Anniversary with Collector's edition and PAX West Party 2K Celebrating BioShock 10th Anniversary with Collector's edition and PAX West Party
- August 21, 2017

Inside, you'll find copies of all three BioShock games remastered in 1080p (all single-player DLC included), as well as a statue of a Big Daddy and his Little Sister. To see where you can score this great sale price, would you kindly check here for full list of participating retailers? The BioShock 10th Anniversary Collector's Edition is available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One . (more...)