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The US Navy Will Use Xbox Controllers for Steering Periscope Sights The US Navy Will Use Xbox Controllers for Steering Periscope Sights
- September 19, 2017

Navy. The images from above are cast onto screens allowing everyone in the control room to monitor the surroundings in real time. Sounds cool, right? Problem was, the joystick and the control panel Lockheed Martin developed to steer it cost around $38,000. (more...)
Amazon India Great Indian Festival Sale 2017: All you need to know Amazon India Great Indian Festival Sale 2017: All you need to know
- September 19, 2017

And that's not all. The Flipkart Big Billion Days sale is here, and it promises to be bigger and better, with super-saver discounts, deals, and much more. Under the cart financing option, you can add a TV and a washing machine to your cart, and convert the entire cart value into EMIs. However, it may be noted that only Prime members can avail offers on the opening day while it will start on September 21 for others (non-Prime members). (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 will be able to record 1000FPS Slo-Mo videos
- September 19, 2017

While companies are trying to capture the attention of consumers through new features, Apple seems to play on its brand name till now as the novelty factor of the phone isn't the bezel-free displays, or dual lenses, or face recognition system. (more...)
Monster Hunter World Kicks Off 2018 With January Release Monster Hunter World Kicks Off 2018 With January Release
- September 19, 2017

There has been no release date set for the Xbox One and PC versions of the game. In addition to the release date, Capcom also confirmed that there will be a Digital Deluxe Edition and a physical Collector's Edition for the North American market. (more...)
IPhone X hype will hurt iPhone 8 pre-orders IPhone X hype will hurt iPhone 8 pre-orders
- September 19, 2017

And the only difference between then and now is the inclusion of pre-orders for the Apple iPhone X . Looking at this using common sense, one might expect that those who pre-order the iPhone usually are looking to purchase the latest and greatest model of the phone. (more...)
New Square Enix IP Left Alive coming to PlayStation 4 in 2018 New Square Enix IP Left Alive coming to PlayStation 4 in 2018
- September 19, 2017

Details for the game are scarce, but the reveal trailer seems to hint at an action game featuring mechs in some fashion. It actually reminds us of the company's vaunted Front Mission series. The game is being directed by Toshifumi Nabeshima, who's previously worked on the Armoured Core series and the excellent Chromehounds at FromSoftware. (more...)
Trump says will make decision 'very soon' on Iran nuclear deal
- September 19, 2017

The president endorsed UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' plan to reform the UN. Like Israel, President Trump has opposed the nuclear agreement with Iran from the outset. "I say it can happen". Netanyahu stressed how he wanted to discuss with POTUS "how we can address together with the bad nuclear deal with Iran" and how to roll back Iran "growing aggression in the region, especially in Syria". (more...)
Google Pixel 2 Will Come with Active Edge Technology with Squeezable Edges Google Pixel 2 Will Come with Active Edge Technology with Squeezable Edges
- September 19, 2017

The HTC-made Google Pixel 2 was certified by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the U.S .in the previous month. Given that the Pixel 2 is set to be built by HTC , which pioneered the squeezable frame earlier this year, it won't be too much of a surprise if the rumours are correct and Active Edge does indeed bring squeezable sides to the Pixel 2. (more...)
Pi Wireless Charging Will Not Require A Charging Mat Pi Wireless Charging Will Not Require A Charging Mat
- September 19, 2017

Lixin Shu and MacDonald figured out how to shape the magnetic field so energy could be beamed to smartphones placed or in use within a foot of a Pi. Pi chargers are conically shaped and look like a small table vase, they don't occupy much space either. (more...)
Sony Is Releasing A Monster Hunter World PS4 Before The Game's Out Sony Is Releasing A Monster Hunter World PS4 Before The Game's Out
- September 19, 2017

Set foot on the New World as a hunter from the Research Commission . Capcom will also begin pre-orders today including bonus incentives for the standard version of the game or the newly announced Digital Deluxe and physical Collector's editions. (more...)
Addresses & Numbers In Gmail & Inbox Will Be Clickable Links Addresses & Numbers In Gmail & Inbox Will Be Clickable Links
- September 19, 2017

Even for phone number or email address, they had to copy and paste it on other apps to initiate the communication. If you click on to the phone number into the inbox app, you will be taken to the call log with that clicked phone number so you can instantly make calls, save number or edit it as per your choice. (more...)
Xbox One X Standard Edition Pre-Order Leaks Online
- September 19, 2017

At the event, Xbox fans and the community can get hands on with Forza Motorsport 7 and Super Lucky's Tale on Xbox One X ahead of their official launch. That's when the Xbox One X broke some company records, according to Microsoft . As first spotted by Reddit user YouAreSalty (via Thurrott.com ), the latest weekly Walmart ad notes that Xbox One X preorders will be available in-store on September 21. (more...)
'Dreamers' Sue Trump Admin for Violating Due Process With DACA Repeal 'Dreamers' Sue Trump Admin for Violating Due Process With DACA Repeal
- September 19, 2017

Diana Campos, a 23-year-old student who attended Pelosi's Sacramento event, said the " DREAM Act " Pelosi is promoting doesn't go far enough because it doesn't protect the parents of young immigrants. On the sidewalk outside the building, she told ABC7 News they are fighting for comprehensive reform but the first act will be to pass something along the lines of the DREAM Act. (more...)
WhatsApp beta for Android gets granular storage control feature WhatsApp beta for Android gets granular storage control feature
- September 19, 2017

This way, you will know how much space each WhatsApp conversation take on your handset (from the largest to the smallest). However, this granular control feature was exclusive to iOS, and has been missing in Android still. Earlier, users could only delete entire conversations along with the media files but now they will be able to delete each of these separately. The number of text messages, contacts, locations (without the file size), images, GIFs, video messages, audio messages, and ... (more...)
Trump Calls for UN Reform, Cites 'Bureaucracy and Mismanagement' Trump Calls for UN Reform, Cites 'Bureaucracy and Mismanagement'
- September 19, 2017

She said war is undesirable but added that " something has got to be done" if North Korea continues to threaten the US and its allies. In many ways the 72nd meeting of the UN General Assembly will be all about USA president Donald Trump , who makes his first address to the institution on Tuesday and is spending the week in NY meeting various delegations. (more...)
McLaren Releases Six Specially Painted 570GT MSO Collection Cars McLaren Releases Six Specially Painted 570GT MSO Collection Cars
- September 19, 2017

Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, and others have all been purveyors of wild and unique colors for decades; just look at the Verde Singh on a one-off Lamborghini Veneno . As usual, these components are finished in the car's body color or "Dark Palladium". Each vehicle will cost £21,000 more than a regular McLaren 570GT, at £188,567 - but buyers are likely to ask for a few more options on top. (more...)
Lenovo Tab 4 family of tablets now available on Amazon, B&H Lenovo Tab 4 family of tablets now available on Amazon, B&H
- September 19, 2017

Aside from the two Tab 4 slates that were launched in the United States back in June, Lenovo released two additional models that are upgraded versions of the Tab 4 8 and Tab 4 10. For those who want to buy a Tab 4 device from United States, they will only get one which has a max of 2 GB Ram and 16 GB internal storage. The Tab 4 10 and Tab 4 10 Plus are priced at Rs. (more...)
TROPICS: Maria continues to strengthen, Jose gives us unsafe beach conditions today TROPICS: Maria continues to strengthen, Jose gives us unsafe beach conditions today
- September 19, 2017

Forecasters said hurricane conditions should begin to affect parts of the Leeward Islands by Monday night, with storm surge raising water levels by 4 to 6 feet (1.2 to 1.8 meters) near the storm's center. Because the storm is compact, it could quickly intensify as it moves over warm ocean waters and faces weak wind shear, they said. A tropical storm warning was in effect for Antigua and Barbuda, St Lucia and Martinique. (more...)
Samsung Now Allows Users to Disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S8 Handsets Samsung Now Allows Users to Disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S8 Handsets
- September 19, 2017

Ironically, the easiest way to do this will be to press the button on the left hand side of the phone . No matter whether users liked it or not, After a series attempt by Samsung to restrict the user from remapping the Bixby button . (more...)
Apple's iTunes removes iOS App Store from desktop version Apple's iTunes removes iOS App Store from desktop version
- September 19, 2017

Not that many apps have yet to take advantage of the new Augmented Reality feature coming to iOS 11 . Surprisingly, the new update has removed AppStore support option from the iTunes . With the new OS, users can customize Bluetooth settings on the AirPods to configure direct skip and forward gestures with double-taps on both AirPods. (more...)
Motorola will launch its new Android One Smartphone in India Soon Motorola will launch its new Android One Smartphone in India Soon
- September 18, 2017

On Twitter, Motorola India has initiated a promotional campaign urging fans to guess what the company plans to launch soon. Lenovo-owned Motorola is gearing up to launch a new smartphone in India, and all signs point at the arrival of the Moto X4 . (more...)
Carvajal extends contract with Real Madrid until 2022 Carvajal extends contract with Real Madrid until 2022
- September 18, 2017

Real Madrid right-back Dani Carvajal has agreed a new five-year deal with the club, it was confirmed on Sunday. Going down in the history of the club isn't easy. Some day, I would like to do it, though'. And though he hailed current skipper Sergio Ramos, Carvajal admitted that he has thought about one day taking the armband. (more...)
Waymo seeks delay in self-driving trade secret trial against Uber Waymo seeks delay in self-driving trade secret trial against Uber
- September 18, 2017

Get tech news in your inbox weekday mornings. Alphabet's self-driving auto unit, Waymo's position received a boost earlier this month, when a federal court in California ordered that Uber had to turn over a "due diligence" report that it commissioned at the time it purchased Otto, the self-driving truck company started by Anthony Levandowski after leaving Google. (more...)
PlayerUnkNown's Battlegrounds tops Steam concurrent user table PlayerUnkNown's Battlegrounds tops Steam concurrent user table
- September 18, 2017

Well, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has finally done it. Prior to this, DOTA 2 sat happily with a concurrent player record of 1,295,114, however as you can see PUBG has and continues to smash it, and persists in its growth month after month. (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII lines up big week of single player announcements Call of Duty: WWII lines up big week of single player announcements
- September 18, 2017

The game will feature battles in locations such as the Hürtgen Forest and the Battle of the Bulge, culminating in the squad's entrance into Germany. The second reveal will tell you more about your squad in the campaign while the third day talks about the NPCs that you'll be cooperating with in the story. (more...)