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Samsung develops 'graphene ball' to speed up battery charging Samsung develops 'graphene ball' to speed up battery charging
- Ноября 27, 2017

The graphene-ball coating improves cycle life and fast charging capability by suppressing detrimental side reactions and providing efficient conductive pathways. As they can also maintain stability at up to 60 degrees Celsius, the new batteries could also be used in electric automobiles. Lithium-ion batteries were first commercialized in 1991 and have since been the standard for use in electronic devices. (more...)
Amazon launches web-based tool for developing VR and AR experiences Amazon launches web-based tool for developing VR and AR experiences
- Ноября 27, 2017

Sumerian, which is now in limited preview, is meant to be free to AWS users, with users paying only for storage for 3D assets and traffic to access applications. Amazon believes that Sumerian would be a positive catalyst for developers and platform owners in achieving this. AWS is aiming Sumerian at businesses across a range of industries for applications including training simulations, virtual concierge services, enhanced ecommerce experiences, and virtual real-estate tours. (more...)
Black Friday creates biggest software week of 2017 thanks to bundles
- Ноября 27, 2017

There isn't one. At the time of writing there are no new games on the slate for this week. The PS4 Pro offers a faster and better gaming experience for gamers using both 4K and regular high definition displays.The team at Deal Tomato scan prices of popular products across the web to find the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals for shoppers each year. (more...)
Substitute Phone might help you break your smartphone addiction; here's how Substitute Phone might help you break your smartphone addiction; here's how
- Ноября 27, 2017

Schillinger told architecture and design publication Dezeen that he was inspired by Italian writer and philosopher Umberto Eco, who attempted to give up smoking by switching from his pipe to a wooden stick. He hopes that the rolling beads on the Substitute Phone serve as an appeasing method to people addicted to their small screens, allowing them to replicate the finger gestures for swiping, zooming in and out, bringing down the notification drawer, and more. (more...)
Leaked case renders reveal Infinity Display coming to mid-range smartphone Leaked case renders reveal Infinity Display coming to mid-range smartphone
- Ноября 27, 2017

The Galaxy Note 8 is the most powerful smartphone Samsung had released to date, well, next to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, of course. Since then, the game plan changed to having multiple variants of the S family, but in 2018, I'm sure many won't mind having a Galaxy S9 Mini that packs the same hardware specs and features as the standard S9, but for the display size and probably the battery capacity. (more...)
Oppo F5 Youth Edition launched in Philippines for PHP 13990 Oppo F5 Youth Edition launched in Philippines for PHP 13990
- Ноября 27, 2017

As expected, the new phone doesn't look too different from the Oppo F5 in terms of design and looks. Oppo Philippines has launched a new display-centric Android smartphone named Oppo F5 Youth Edition for PHP 13,990 (₹ 18,000). They also carry 20MP front camera that has been enhanced with AI Beauty Recognition technology alongside a 16MP rear camera and 3200mAh battery. The main feature of the Junior version, as it became known to journalists "VladTime" is the use of the front camera ... (more...)
Here are Amazon Canada Cyber Monday Deals [u] Here are Amazon Canada Cyber Monday Deals [u]
- Ноября 27, 2017

Additionally, if you're shopping on Sunday, you can still get a discount on print books sold by Amazon (not Kindle books ) - and this does apply to preorders, too. The device is now available from Amazon for £199.99. If you are in the market for a Fire Tablet, the Fire 7 is available for 40% off or $29.99. The Fire 10 HD uses the company's Fire OS, a forked version of Android, but you can also side load regular Android apps on the tablet as well. (more...)
Oppo A79 with 6-inch AMOLED screen & 4GB of RAM announced Oppo A79 with 6-inch AMOLED screen & 4GB of RAM announced
- Ноября 27, 2017

On the software front, the A79 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat with company's proprietary ColorOS 3.2 layered on top. Following the flagship, Oppo R11s and the recently launched Oppo F5 , Oppo has added yet smartphone that flaunts an 18:9 display. (more...)
Apple Watch Cyber Monday Deals and Sales 2017 at Amazon Apple Watch Cyber Monday Deals and Sales 2017 at Amazon
- Ноября 27, 2017

A bestselling Cyber Monday product for the last two years, there's several discounted hoverboard deals available again this year. Eye See 360 are a team of e-commerce experts who gather price data from the biggest retailers on popular consumer products. (more...)
Destiny 2 Changes Rigged XP System After Fans Catch On Destiny 2 Changes Rigged XP System After Fans Catch On
- Ноября 27, 2017

The December Destiny 2 update will offer gameplay updates, investment updates, economy updates, and will be detailed next week. That's as specific as Smith got, but he said players can expect more details, hopefully including all the specifics, on Destiny 2's big new update later this week. (more...)
Small Business Saturday in Salisbury Small Business Saturday in Salisbury
- Ноября 26, 2017

If you want to crank up your stress level for the holidays, you can drive a long way to shop in congested malls and big-box shopping centers. So come out and make the most of your neighborhood - or explore some new ones! That's because Small Business Saturday, which falls on November 25 this year, isn't about getting up before dawn, fighting traffic, jostling with crowds and standing in long lines to save a few bucks on things no one asked for. (more...)
After Uber, Imgur reveals 2014 data breach impacting 1.7 million user accounts After Uber, Imgur reveals 2014 data breach impacting 1.7 million user accounts
- Ноября 26, 2017

What comes as a relief is that in the said breach, no personally-identifying information (PII) such as mobile numbers or real numbers was compromised. Investigations into how the breach took place are ongoing but the company plans to disclose the incident to all relevant government agencies in addition to law enforcement and the state's attorney general. (more...)
Amazon Announces Preview Of Its Cyber Monday Deals Amazon Announces Preview Of Its Cyber Monday Deals
- Ноября 26, 2017

First of all the US does not celebrate Boxing Day, which was the equivalent of Black Friday, except it fell after Christmas. Retailers across the United Kingdom slashed their prices for Black Friday, as the Christmas season roared into life. (more...)
OnePlus releases Oreo system images for OnePlus 3 and 3T OnePlus releases Oreo system images for OnePlus 3 and 3T
- Ноября 26, 2017

It is important to note that OnePlus has not given an official statement from its side about the inclusion of Face Unlock in the Oreo update for OnePlus 5 . You'll also find your standard Android Oreo features present and accounted for, such as picture-in-picture, autofill, and pop-up menus when you press and hold an app icon. (more...)
PS4 Console Black Friday 2017 Sales PS4 Console Black Friday 2017 Sales
- Ноября 25, 2017

From BOGO video game sales to pre-order specials, we're covering it all in the hopes of saving you some money this holiday season. Retailers had plenty of stock on the video game console on Black Friday , though no discounts were offered on it. (more...)
Apple reportedly planning an iPhone SE 2 for Q1 2018 Apple reportedly planning an iPhone SE 2 for Q1 2018
- Ноября 24, 2017

It is ready to give a almost $250 cash gift voucher on the iPhone X , provided the buyer is ready to exchange their old iPhone [HERE]. Sadly, there are only a few Black Friday deals on Apple's most advanced mobile: iPhone X. It might be a flashy newcomer, but even the iPhone 8 isn't immune to the wiles of Black Friday . The company is offering bundled gift cards on the purchase of selected iPhone, iPad and Macs. (more...)
Sea of Thieves Last Call for Technical Alpha Sea of Thieves Last Call for Technical Alpha
- Ноября 24, 2017

You just need to head over to the official Sea of Thieves Insider program site and sign up between now and December 1. Interested players can join the Insider crew at this link. This trial phase will allow a greater number of players to take a look at the nautical action-adventure game, unlike the last alpha phase where only a small number of players were invited. (more...)
How Analysts Feel About Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) After Achieving Record High? How Analysts Feel About Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) After Achieving Record High?
- Ноября 24, 2017

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Baltimore Washington Financial Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Amazon.com during the fourth quarter valued at $23,951,000. (NASDAQ:AMZN) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. Nomura maintained the shares of AMZN in report on Tuesday, May 3 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Apple tops United Kingdom smartphone market in Q3, Samsung close second Apple tops United Kingdom smartphone market in Q3, Samsung close second
- Ноября 24, 2017

While the performance of the tech giant duo was largely mediocre, China's Huawei put up an impressive show with consistent double-digit market share during the period, according to a new report from market research firm Counterpoint Research. (more...)
Twitter is testing a feature allowing users to bookmark tweets Twitter is testing a feature allowing users to bookmark tweets
- Ноября 24, 2017

The information was made public last night in a sequence of Tweets from Tina Koyama , a staff merchandise designer at the corporation who stated that the company has pulled out different descriptions of how Bookmarks will appear and function and will at present, experiment with them in the Twitter community. (more...)
Facebook reportedly eyeing Snapchat's streak feature Facebook reportedly eyeing Snapchat's streak feature
- Ноября 24, 2017

It's not clear how many people are involved in testing Facebook streaks, or whether it will be rolled out to all users across the world. "For example, a lightning bolt may appear next to the name of a person you've messaged with for at least three days in a row, and a counter will indicate how many consecutive days you've been chatting". (more...)
60.8% of third-level graduates in Leitrim were female 60.8% of third-level graduates in Leitrim were female
- Ноября 24, 2017

This is compared with just 13.6% in 1991. In relation to Tipperary, the report shows that among those aged 15 and over and who had completed their education, the average age of completion was 19.3 years, an increase of 0.7 years on 2011.The average completion age at the national level was 19.9 years. (more...)
Stone pelting: Mehbooba orders review of cases Stone pelting: Mehbooba orders review of cases
- Ноября 24, 2017

Over 11,500 cases have been registered against stone pelters since July previous year when unrest broke out in Kashmir following the gunning down of Wani. "Centre's big amnesty push"! "This should have been a state govt decision", the party's working president Omar Abdullah said in a tweet. "After completion of his Jammu visit, he would visit Srinagar , where he would also stay for two days", sources said. (more...)
New Infiniti QX50 revealed with world's first production variable compression ratio engine New Infiniti QX50 revealed with world's first production variable compression ratio engine
- Ноября 24, 2017

Although there is only one image, it's clear to see that the production QX50 sticks close to the original QX50 concept vehicle in terms of design. On the EV, ProPILOT is a single-lane autonomous driving tech that can automatically control the distance to the vehicle in front using a speed preset by the driver (between 30 and 100 km/h), while steering and keeping itself centered in its lane. (more...)
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus gets a free trial Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus gets a free trial
- Ноября 24, 2017

PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Those who haven't yet purchased Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus can now play the entire first level for free. Naturally, if you fancy paying for the game once you've sampled its Nazi-brutalising delights, you'll be able to keep any progress you've already made. (more...)

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