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OnePlus 6 256GB Midnight Black now available in India OnePlus 6 256GB Midnight Black now available in India
- July 10, 2018

In global markets, the 8GB RAM/256GB storage model is available in Midnight Black , Mirror Black, and Silk White colors. The OnePlus fans can buy the new variant from Amazon India today (July 10), and the smartphone will be available at the exclusive offline stores from July 14, respectively, the tech company had said in a statement earlier. (more...)
The 'dual-screen' Ticwatch Pro costs $250 The 'dual-screen' Ticwatch Pro costs $250
- July 10, 2018

TicWatch made its name in smartphone circles for its dual displays. That's more than both the Ticwatch S and Ticwatch E cost, but it's not as much as other high-end Wear OS watches like the LG Watch Sport . "Smart Mode" is Wear OS at its fully functional. Over the OLED display is a transparent FSTN display which is used when you aren't actively using the watch for general tasks. (more...)
Fortnite Season 5 starting on July 12 Fortnite Season 5 starting on July 12
- July 10, 2018

The Fortnite Worlds Collide event will happen on July 12. Without a doubt, Epic Games' decision to do some guerrilla marketing across the globe for Fortnite is the company's way of promoting Season 5 of the game, which is set to go live not too much longer from now. (more...)
This is Microsoft’s $400 Surface Go This is Microsoft’s $400 Surface Go
- July 10, 2018

Surface Go with Wi-Fi will be available for pre-order tomorrow , July 10 in select countries*, with products beginning to hit shelves on August 2. As for storage , you're looking at 64GB to start, but that can be upgraded on the Surface Go to 128GB or 256GB. (more...)
If you have this popular phone, you're probably rich If you have this popular phone, you're probably rich
- July 10, 2018

The iPhone is, of course, the most expensive smartphone you can buy, especially the newest generation. With (worrying) reports out of the USA that people who shop online using an Apple device can be charged a premium as much as 25 per cent due to the perception Apple fans are less price sensitive comes a new study that suggests that iPhone users are, indeed, richer than their Android-using counterparts. (more...)
New Toyota Supra Teased In Production Form, Will Run Up Goodwood Hill New Toyota Supra Teased In Production Form, Will Run Up Goodwood Hill
- July 10, 2018

Although birthed from a joint project with the German automaker, the Supra will be 'very different' from the Z4 it is being developed with, said Supra chief engineer Tetsuya Tada . Toyota Gazoo Racing created the GR Supra Racing Concept that was unveiled at the Geneva motor show as a pointer to the Supra production auto and a demonstration of how Toyota is applying expertise gained in motorsport to develop road cars. (more...)
Nathan Drake doesn’t actually take bullet damage in the Uncharted series Nathan Drake doesn’t actually take bullet damage in the Uncharted series
- July 10, 2018

So there you have it - Drake isn't superhuman, he's just really, really lucky like Indiana Jones . But this explains that Drake isn't just taking bullets left and right and living to tell the story. 'Eventually enemies will get a clear shot and kill him if he takes enough near-misses'. As Amy Hennig, director of the first three Uncharted games explained: "True!" "That was the original intention (to stay more aligned with the spirit and tone of the films we were homaging)". (more...)
Pixel 2 XL, Home, & Chromecast, including $150 off Home Max pair Pixel 2 XL, Home, & Chromecast, including $150 off Home Max pair
- July 10, 2018

The astute consumers out there will have noted that the deals on the Google Store either mirror, or in some cases like the Chromecast Ultra are actually worse than at JB Hifi which is offering it for $84 . Google is now offering the Pixel 2 XL for $100 off its list price. The Google Home Max is a beefy smart speaker. Daydream View, meanwhile, is down to $49 - but only if you buy the headset in coral - while Chromecast Ultra and Chromecast have $15 and $10 discounts, respectively. (more...)
Darksiders III Launches On November 27, 2018 Darksiders III Launches On November 27, 2018
- July 10, 2018

This new trailer shows FURY fighting a Lava Brute. To that end, the game will launch on Xbox One , PS4 and PC on November 27, 2018 and you'll be able to pick from the standard edition of the game, the standard collectors edition or the Apocalypse Edition. (more...)
Apple releases iOS 11.4.1 with USB Restricted Mode Apple releases iOS 11.4.1 with USB Restricted Mode
- July 10, 2018

Camera issues and battery drain problems stemming from iOS 11.4 have been patched in the update. Significant but not listed: USB Restricted Mode , a change originally included in the iOS 12 beta that makes it more hard for anyone, including authorities, to break into the iPhone through the Lightning port. (more...)
HMD is launching the Nokia X5 this week HMD is launching the Nokia X5 this week
- July 10, 2018

Nokia X5 will come in two variants - 32GB and 64GB priced at 799 Yuan which is approximately Rs 8,290 and 999 Yuan which is approximately Rs 10,360 respectively. Nokia X5 along with its specifications appeared on TENAA recently. According to the listing, the smartphone will feature a 5.86-inch HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio. (more...)
Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign to debut at Goodwood By Chris Thompson Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign to debut at Goodwood By Chris Thompson
- July 10, 2018

It will make its world debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed . Based on a standard GT-R, the GT-R50 rocks entirely new bodywork with a lower roofline, fatter fenders and "floating" taillights. Brembo brakes are also equipped, and a "large adjustable rear wing" should provide extra downforce to improve handling. The 21-inch alloys - uniquely designed for this auto - are shod with Michelin Pilot Super Sport tyres measuring 255/35 R21 up front and 285/30 R21 behind. (more...)
Monster Hunter World PC Release Date Announced Monster Hunter World PC Release Date Announced
- July 10, 2018

Capcom announced Monster Hunter World past year much to the delight of fans. The Fair Wind charm carries a skill that increases your attack power, and one that adds a chance of reducing the damage you take. Talking with PC Gamer, World producer Ryozo Tsujimoto confirmed that the game will not be supporting cross-platform play at release. The PC specifications that leaked on Saturday have proven true, but Capcom has added the clarification that these specifications are targeting 1080p ... (more...)
IHOP admits it 'faked' IHOb to promote new burgers IHOP admits it 'faked' IHOb to promote new burgers
- July 10, 2018

The name change lit up social media. The answer is yes, both burgers and pancakes will be left on IHOP's menu. The restaurant known for its pancakes tweeted Monday the only reason they said they were changing their name on June 11 was to "promote our new burgers". (more...)
Fans ask Microsoft to make Surface Phone a reality Fans ask Microsoft to make Surface Phone a reality
- July 09, 2018

A person named Zachary Hinski chose to start a petition on Change.org to make Microsoft reconsider its decision and claimed that he was ready to pay $799-999 (Rs 55,000-69,000) for the device if it looked anything like its leaked photos. (more...)
Warframe coming to Nintendo Switch Warframe coming to Nintendo Switch
- July 09, 2018

Now, to push excellent into awesome, Digital Extremes has just announced a partnership with Panic Button to bring Warframe to Nintendo's latest hybrid console, leaving many eager players wondering just when Warframe will release for the Nintendo Switch . (more...)
Samsung’s biggest factory will be inaugurated in India today Samsung’s biggest factory will be inaugurated in India today
- July 09, 2018

Here's a look at everything we know about Samsung's new mobile phone factory. Last year, India overtook the U.S. to become the world's second-largest smartphone market after China. Samsung's Mobile factory in India: What time will it be inaugurated? . The South Korean President, who is on a four-day visit to India, was accompanied by first lady Kim Jung-sook, senior members of his cabinet, officials as well as industry captains. (more...)
Apple may launch new iPhones in blue, orange, gold Apple may launch new iPhones in blue, orange, gold
- July 09, 2018

In September 2017, Apple Co. launched its 3 Apple iPhones including the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 plus and iPhone X that was also known as the iPhone X. It is also likely that the 5.8-inch OLED iPhone will carry the same three color options as the 6.5-inch OLED iPhone. (more...)
Smartphone maker Xiaomi's shares open 2.9% down on debut in Hong Kong Smartphone maker Xiaomi's shares open 2.9% down on debut in Hong Kong
- July 09, 2018

But Xiaomi's value pricing is tailor made for that country. Against that backdrop, Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng index fell 2.7% last week and has dropped 5.8% so far this year. Demand for the shares from investors was considered to be disappointing, and overall the U.S. From day one, we've set up a dual-class share structure. (more...)
Skyrim Switch mod support is not looking likely right now Skyrim Switch mod support is not looking likely right now
- July 08, 2018

Elder Scrolls Online is one of the biggest online games in the world, we have Fallout Shelter which we keep updating, and Elder Scrolls: Legends . Mod support has been - and will be - a fundamental part of Bethesda Game Studios games going forward. Howard is a busy chap at the moment, as his team is working on a number of projects including The Elder Scrolls Blades , Fallout 76 , Starfield , and The Elder Scrolls VI. (more...)
Emirates offers VR 360 view of cabin when reserving seats Emirates offers VR 360 view of cabin when reserving seats
- July 08, 2018

Earlier, no Pakistani airport has the facility for the landing of the biggest airplane. The service marked the first time that the double-decker Airbus A380 aircraft has landed in Pakistan. The airline has confirmed that it intends to make make the A380 service permanent. Hundreds of passengers travelled on the special flight, many o+f whom had made their bookings specially for this unique flight. (more...)
European Parliament rejects EU copyright law European Parliament rejects EU copyright law
- July 08, 2018

It has already been fiercely criticised by Internet stalwarts such as Jimmy Wales, World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee, internet pioneer Vint Cerf and others. SACEM, the Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers of Music, issued a statement describing the vote as "the product of a violent GAFA campaign that manipulated the opinion of a large number of MEPs, disregarding the work done by their colleagues in the Legal Affairs Committee". (more...)
Calif. lawmakers reach agreement on strict net neutrality legislation Calif. lawmakers reach agreement on strict net neutrality legislation
- July 08, 2018

The lawmakers say they will release the new bill language next month, when the Legislature returns from its recess. On June 20, the Assembly Committee on Communication and Conveyance - which Santiago chairs - found some areas of the bill weak and unlikely to pass judicial muster. (more...)
Arc System Works Has a Kill La Kill Game Coming Next Year Arc System Works Has a Kill La Kill Game Coming Next Year
- July 07, 2018

Arc System Works has just announced that the big hit anime that rocked the world and Mankanshoku's family in 2013, " Kill la Kill ", is coming to the PC in 2019. They did not, however, confirm which other characters from the show will appear in the game. It's unclear where the game's story will pick up. It's known for its absurd yet gripping story, visual comedy, and extreme but lighthearted fanservice. (more...)
Stan Lee's Restraining Order Against Keya Morgan Dismissed Stan Lee's Restraining Order Against Keya Morgan Dismissed
- July 07, 2018

Lallas appeared in court against Robert Reynolds, who also said he represented Lee. Ruth Kleman, the Superior Court Judge in the case, said her only concern was who has the right to represent Lee. Lee's new lawyers said they would also work with police and prosecutors in an elder-abuse investigation involving Morgan. "Their relationship exists outside of anybody's restraining order", Kessel said. (more...)