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IPhone 7 Saves Woman's Life During Vegas Massacre IPhone 7 Saves Woman's Life During Vegas Massacre
- October 05, 2017

The image showed the bottom of her phone completely shattered, with the metal edge peeling off. Paddock fired hundreds of rounds at concert-goers, killing at least 58 people and injuring more than 520 in the worst mass shooting in modern American history. (more...)
Danger behind the wheel: High tech distractions Danger behind the wheel: High tech distractions
- October 05, 2017

The study found drivers were visually distracted for more than 40 seconds when programming the navigation system or sending a text message. "Some of the most advanced systems are really very hard for the driver to use", he said. The knobs and buttons that were once ubiquitous in cars have given way to a touch screen that allows drivers to use social media, email, and text - but the technology can be complicated to use. (more...)
Microsoft Address Complaints Surrounding Forza 7's VIP Membership Changes Microsoft Address Complaints Surrounding Forza 7's VIP Membership Changes
- October 05, 2017

In Forza 6, it included exclusive cars, special online events, and most coveted of all, double credit earnings for races. For Forza Motorsport 7 this was changed to limited use mods. It seems that Forza Motorsport 7 players will need to wait a bit longer before developer Turn 10 Studios lets them personalize their playlists. Props to Turn 10 for listening to their most dedicated fans. (more...)
Nest products will soon do more with Google Home Nest products will soon do more with Google Home
- October 05, 2017

The Google Home platform looks like a flawless match for Nest's series of smart home products and the newly announced partnership is yielding some interesting new features. In effect, this allows the Google Assistant to distinguish between different voices, thereby allowing products such as Google Home to recognise different members of the family and tailor the responses and tasks according to each person and the associated Google account. (more...)
Google Home is getting a lot friendlier with Nest products Google Home is getting a lot friendlier with Nest products
- October 05, 2017

At today's Made by Google event, Google made pretty clear that they were completely invested into the Google Assistant and, especially, into the Google Home, which formally became a product lineup today. For example, customers will be able to use the Assistant to view footage from their Nest Cam on a television with a connected Chromecast, just by asking a Google Home speaker to play it. (more...)
Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
- October 05, 2017

Next Financial Group, Inc expanded its ownership by buying 300 shares an increase of 25.2%. AvalonBay Communities Inc (AVB) has risen 6.66% since October 5, 2016 and is uptrending. Bank of America downgraded the shares of AVB in report on Wednesday, November 23 to "Neutral" rating. Stryker Corp (NYSE:SYK) was reduced too. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. (more...)
IGP has 2 police lovers, has impregnated 1 - Senator Misau IGP has 2 police lovers, has impregnated 1 - Senator Misau
- October 05, 2017

Misau, who noted that he had been having a running battle with the IGP over his concern on the level of corruption in the Nigeria Police Force, said it became imperative for him to bring the matter before the Senate because the matter had been in public domain for some weeks. (more...)
John Krasinski in a New Jack Ryan Teaser John Krasinski in a New Jack Ryan Teaser
- October 05, 2017

Check out the teaser above! Meantime, we have to sit tight and wait for the Amazon series to premiere on Prime Video at some point in 2018. When CIA analyst Jack Ryan stumbles upon a suspicious series of bank transfers his search for answers pulls him from the safety of his desk job and catapults him into a deadly game of cat and mouse throughout Europe and the Middle East, with a rising terrorist figurehead preparing for a massive attack against the U.S. (more...)
Microsoft's Edge browser comes to iOS and Android for beta testing
- October 05, 2017

For Android and iOS, Microsoft is not porting their rendering engine to the respective mobile platforms. People interested in trying out need to go through a few hoops: the preview is now only available for Windows Insiders (which is what Microsoft calls its volunteer beta tester community), and also only to those ones now residing in the United States. (more...)
MI and Wisconsin!! Targets of Russian-linked Facebook Ads??? MI and Wisconsin!! Targets of Russian-linked Facebook Ads???
- October 05, 2017

The ads employed a series of divisive messages aimed at breaking through the clutter of campaign ads online, including promoting anti-Muslim messages, sources said. Some of the ads were paired with sophisticated targeting not only toward the Midwest battlegrounds but toward specific areas of those states, CNN reported . (more...)
Street Fighter 5 arcade mode coming in January Street Fighter 5 arcade mode coming in January
- October 05, 2017

Who's involved? Check out the Street Fighter 5 roster . Nearly two years since it was first released Street Fighter V is finally getting an arcade mode, along with new V-triggers and visuals. The release of this game flies directly in the face of claims that producer Yoshinori Ono made about not releasing updated versions of Street Fighter V when the game originally launched back in 2016. (more...)
Maruti Suzuki India launches a refreshed CELERIO Maruti Suzuki India launches a refreshed CELERIO
- October 05, 2017

It is tuned to develop max power of 67bhp with peak torque of 90Nm and comes mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox along with an AMT. Besides the petrol, the Celerio is also available in CNG variant options. Launched in 2014, Maruti Celerio was the first Indian vehicle with Auto Gear Shift (AGS) technology. The Celerio X gets a black body kit comprising of a matte black rear bumper with a silver scuff plate, black wheel arch cladding and side mouldings as well as a dual-tone front ... (more...)
Latest Play Store update hits web as version 8.2.58 [APK] Latest Play Store update hits web as version 8.2.58 [APK]
- October 05, 2017

In a surprising turn of events, Google has chose to release its Assistant app in the Google Play Store. Google Assistant has a quality new addition-everyone now has the option of a male voice. Before, Spotify voice commands were only available on Google Home , but now the same functions translate to Google Assistant on your phone. Now the Google Store is expanding, meaning you'll be able to access it in even more countries! "You can still access your Assistant by pressing and ... (more...)
New Google Daydream View VR Unveiled New Google Daydream View VR Unveiled
- October 05, 2017

What comes as a surprise is the Google Home Max , which is essentially a competitor to the Apple HomePod, owing to the sheer size and capabilities. Both of Google's new Pixel 2 smartphones feature Daydream support, and there are now more than a handful of smartphones featuring support for Google's VR platform including the recently announced Samsung Galaxy Note 8 , and the Galaxy S8 and the S8+. (more...)
The Mitsubishi e-Evolution Concept Has Three Motors And An 'AI System' The Mitsubishi e-Evolution Concept Has Three Motors And An 'AI System'
- October 05, 2017

The e-Evolution uses a triple motor set-up - one driving the front wheels and two at the back - to offer four-wheel drive and enable active yaw control. How do you feel about the Evo name being revived? This identifies individuals, learns their behaviours and speech then provides a range of services that best match their taste and needs. (more...)
Huawei Honor 9i in Pictures Huawei Honor 9i in Pictures
- October 05, 2017

The design is typical to the Honor devices we have seen from the brand in the past, with rounded corners and some fine gaps for antenna gaps on the back. Well, you are out of luck. Coming to the camera department, the Honor 9i comes with four cameras - a dual camera setup on both the front and the back of the device. (more...)
Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL to get updates until 2020 Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL to get updates until 2020
- October 05, 2017

Both the displays also come equipped with 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The Pixel 2 sports a 5inch AMOLED display while the 2 XL will use a 6inch P-OLED display. Google has been working closely on developing its ARCore which is the company's take on Augmented Reality for Android. The platform is already capable of numerous possibilities from incorporating Street View images for step by step training to helping you choose showroom furniture right in your living room. (more...)
The Witcher 3 Has Been Updated With PlayStation 4 Pro Support The Witcher 3 Has Been Updated With PlayStation 4 Pro Support
- October 05, 2017

This means full 4K resolution support for the base game and its DLC's - Hearts of Stone and Blood and Wine . This shouldn't be too surprising considering how massive the game is, and even a slight performance boost will be great to see considering how smoothly it runs as is. (more...)
Big screen phone from Google: Google Pixel 2 XL
- October 05, 2017

The Google Pixel Buds are Google's wireless, Bluetooth earbuds that are in sync with the company's Pixel 2 phones ( the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL lack the 3.5mm headphone jack). The Pixel buds will sell for nearly $160 and ship next month. At an onstage demo at Google's Pixel 2 event in San Francisco Wednesday, the headphones translated a conversation from English to Swedish with about a 1-2 second lag. (more...)
Hand of Fate 2 Release Date Announced; New Companion Revealed Hand of Fate 2 Release Date Announced; New Companion Revealed
- October 05, 2017

Most encounters were conveyed through wonderfully evocative writing, constantly enriched by wry comments from the Dealer; Only occasionally would the game abandon its tabletop perspective, dropping you into more fully realised environments for the odd bout of third-person dungeon crawling, and admittedly slightly underwhelming Arkham-style combat. (more...)
Apple Releases Software Update for Series 3 Watch Bug Fix Apple Releases Software Update for Series 3 Watch Bug Fix
- October 05, 2017

Since the Wi-Fi networks didn't allow actual usage, the Apple Watch couldn't get any Internet access. We haven't been able to test the new software yet, but early reports suggest the flaw has been nixed. The Apple Watch Series 3 brought LTE connectivity into the picture for the first time, but a pre-launch issue tempered some of the excitement. Some users took to Twitter to detail their situation. (more...)
Fidayeen are determined, can't stop attacks in Kashmir, says BSF chief Fidayeen are determined, can't stop attacks in Kashmir, says BSF chief
- October 05, 2017

The well-known Pakistani terrorist group Jaish - E - Mohammad has taken the responsibility of this attack. All three were killed by security forces, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) said. That is why Pakistan is now pushing in foreign terrorists in huge numbers, they say. Three terrorists were killed in an eight-hour operation after which security forces stormed the campus for the remaining terrorist. (more...)
Triumph Debuts New Bonneville Bobber Black Triumph Debuts New Bonneville Bobber Black
- October 04, 2017

The Speedmaster has been part of the Bonneville range since 2002, starting out as a cruiser version of the first-generation roadster. Delivering category-leading peak torque of 78FT-lb at 4,000rpm - a massive 42% more peak torque than the 2015 Triumph Speedmaster and up to 10% more than the current generation Bonneville T120. (more...)
Google Home, Home Mini, Home Max launched; Check price, specs, features
- October 04, 2017

The Home Max has Cast built-in, along with Bluetooth and a standard 3.5mm jack. Google also announced Home Mini , an Amazon Echo Dot competitor that will cost $49. A year after launching the Home, the technology giant's first AI-powered smart speaker, the Home Mini will be available to buy in the United Kingdom and the USA from October 29. (more...)
How To: Move your Music and Playlists from Groove Music to Spotify How To: Move your Music and Playlists from Groove Music to Spotify
- October 04, 2017

Microsoft also recommends that users download and back up their purchased tracks, since the download feature, like the streaming service, will also be discontinued on December 31. Spotify has always been far superior. The company is in fact not supporting the Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform app, Spotify has three different apps for Windows PC, Windows Phone and Xbox One instead of one UWP app. (more...)