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PSVR Rick And Morty Collector's Edition Is $50, Includes Figure And Poster PSVR Rick And Morty Collector's Edition Is $50, Includes Figure And Poster
- February 17, 2018

As a clone of Morty, you'll be put in the center of a unique story that takes you across dimensions, to death's door, and alien planets. So, it seems like a basic day in the life of Morty. There is no confirmed price of the collector's edition, but hopefully, it won't be something to break the bank of Rick and Morty fans. Are you interested in experiencing Rick and Morty using PlayStation VR? Adult Swim Games officially announced today that Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality will ... (more...)
Lindsey Vonn is a 'caged bull' waiting for her Olympics return Lindsey Vonn is a 'caged bull' waiting for her Olympics return
- February 17, 2018

At the Turin Olympics in 2006, Vonn-who was still Lindsey Kildow at the time-crashed during a training run and had to be airlifted to a nearby hospital to get checked out, but she managed to be back on the mountain for the downhill and finished eighth. (more...)
2200 cashback (for multiple recharges) 2200 cashback (for multiple recharges)
- February 16, 2018

In the payment page you will have to select the mode of Payment and after successful payment, a notification will be received about the transaction details and the store details from where you can get the JioPhone. are eligible. The much-awaited successor to Redmi Note 4 has arrived along with its big brother. However, the cashback will only be offered to those Jio customers who are inserting their Jio SIM for the first time on a new 4G device. (more...)
Apple's HQ Apparently Has a Weird Hazard for Workers Apple's HQ Apparently Has a Weird Hazard for Workers
- February 16, 2018

As well as the pieces that make up the exterior ring, each open plan pod of Apple Park makes use of glass extensively, including sliding glass doors. The injuries were reportedly so bad in two cases that the company had to call emergency services . None of the injured employees required hospitalizations, but some were treated for minor cuts to the head. (more...)
Apple's HomePod speaker damages wooden furniture Apple's HomePod speaker damages wooden furniture
- February 16, 2018

It's exactly what it sounds like: a coaster for your smart speaker for when you decide to place it on top of certain surfaces, most especially wooden ones. "The company suggested it can improve over several days after the speaker is removed from the wood surface and if it doesn't self-correct, to try cleaning the surface with the manufacturer's suggested oiling method". (more...)
US, Turkey to set up US, Turkey to set up "mechanisms" to ease disputes
- February 16, 2018

The US's backing of Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Unit (YPG) militia - deemed to be a terrorist organisation by Turkey - has exacerbated tensions considerably between the two countries. S. that Kurdish YPG fighters withdraw to east of the Euphrates river in Syria and that Turkish and US troops be stationed together in the country's Manbij area, a Turkish official said. (more...)
Smartphone revenue leaders: Strategy Analytics Smartphone revenue leaders: Strategy Analytics
- February 16, 2018

Apple captured a record 51 percent global smartphone revenue share , accounting for more than the rest of the entire industry combined . South Korea's Samsung captured $18.9bn in revenue, up from $16.2bn previous year. Sui added that South Korean tech giant Samsung grew its global smartphone wholesale revenues by 16 per cent annually to $19 billion in fourth quarter of 2017. (more...)
Pokemon Go Celebrates Lunar New Year With Two More Shiny Pokemon Pokemon Go Celebrates Lunar New Year With Two More Shiny Pokemon
- February 16, 2018

Good Boy lovers everywhere will be pleased to know that the doggo-themed Lunar Event lasts until February 17, giving you just over another 24 hours to go searching for those elusive shinies. This will help allow you to evolve them more quickly. Both the new Rainbow Rocket and more traditional Team Rocket grunt outfits are available and will set you back 950 coins for a full set. (more...)
Uber sets up helpline and pledges immediate police reports Uber sets up helpline and pledges immediate police reports
- February 16, 2018

Ready to get started? The firm's United Kingdom general manager, Tom Elvidge, said: "With millions of trips across the United Kingdom booked through our app each week the safety of riders and drivers using Uber is a top priority". TfL is now investigating what changes need to be made to current legislation in order to improve private hire, including ride-sharing services, in light of advances in technology, and to ensure the safety and security of passengers and drivers. (more...)
Global Automotive Wire Market 2017 - Yazaki, Sumitomo Electric, Delphi, LEONI, Lear, Yura Global Automotive Wire Market 2017 - Yazaki, Sumitomo Electric, Delphi, LEONI, Lear, Yura
- February 16, 2018

So, the first time reader benefits with a clear and better understanding of the automotive navigation systems market . In addition, the Automotive Fuel Delivery and Injection Systems market report includes historical growth markers, competitive hierarchy, and development trends and data about how these indices will change in the regional and worldwide markets for Automotive Fuel Delivery and Injection Systems in the coming years. (more...)
Subaru Announces Pricing on All-new 2019 Ascent Three-row SUV Subaru Announces Pricing on All-new 2019 Ascent Three-row SUV
- February 16, 2018

Standard equipment includes the Starlink 6.5-inch infotainment system with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay , four USB ports, three zone automatic climate control, power side mirrors, raised roof rails and 19 cup holders . Two additional USB ports are added to Limited, to bring the total number to six. Only available in seven-passenger form, the Touring is fully loaded with all the options packages included on other trims. (more...)
Researchers devise silicon-based quantum computing architecture Researchers devise silicon-based quantum computing architecture
- February 16, 2018

This means a qubit, when scaled up, can carry a lot more data than traditional computing bits. They can also operate at higher temperatures, up to 50 times warmer than superconducting qubits. The silicon quantum chips have been made using Intel's 300mm process tech and are based on isotopically pure wafers, not dissimilar to how the chipmaker knocks-out its traditional silicon transistor tech and chips. (more...)
Xbox gets mobile party chat on Android and iOS apps Xbox gets mobile party chat on Android and iOS apps
- February 16, 2018

After months of testing , Microsoft has finally released Party Chat for the Xbox app on Android and iOS. Ordinarily - and still on the PlayStation 4 - gamers would need to use the console itself to start or join a party chat. Similar to WhatsApp, The feature allows Xbox Live users to communicate with their gaming friends via both voice and text when they're out of the house and away from the console. (more...)
Mirai Nagasu Made Olympic History This Weekend For Team USA Mirai Nagasu Made Olympic History This Weekend For Team USA
- February 16, 2018

Marred by high winds and terrible conditions that cut down on the number of runs each woman could make, Jamie Anderson took home the gold! The wonderful thing about the inspiring story of Mirai Nagasu is that it's not over. "I think we need to get those people who think that I was ripped off on a judging panel immediately, maybe before the individual competition", Rippon , 28, said Monday on Good Morning America. (more...)
Google kills 'view image' button from image search results Google kills 'view image' button from image search results
- February 16, 2018

Once a direct link to a high resolution version of your chosen image, the " view image " button was a concern for photographers, publishers and stock image sites alike, as it allowed people to access a high res version of the image without visiting the source site. (more...)
Ampere And Turing: NVIDIA's Future GeForce Gaming And Cryptocurrency Mining GPUs? Ampere And Turing: NVIDIA's Future GeForce Gaming And Cryptocurrency Mining GPUs?
- February 16, 2018

If true, it will be nearly two years after Nvidia unveiled the GeForce GTX 1070 and GTX 1080 in Austin, Texas. Considering returning the problem with the shortages and prices, it can be assumed that at this time, the start of a new generation of 3D cards Nvidia will not, as usual, because the adapters will disperse in a matter of days, and the prices are initially inflated. (more...)
An Indian Character Bug Could Crash Your iPhone An Indian Character Bug Could Crash Your iPhone
- February 16, 2018

TechCrunch was able to recreate this behavior on two iPhones running an older version of iOS, one iPhone running iOS 11 .2.5 and a MacBook Pro running High Sierra. "In this case, the entire Springboard will be blocked". If that happens, developers recommend waiting and hoping for the phone to restart properly as forcibly restarting it can result in a boot loop , potentially requiring you to reinstall the operating system (OS). (more...)
Facebook is spamming users of its two-factor authentications security Facebook is spamming users of its two-factor authentications security
- February 16, 2018

Software engineer Gabriel Lewis said this week that after he activated the security measure with his cellphone number, he began to receive not just one-time login tokens as expected, but texts from Facebook with links to stuff happening on the social network . (more...)
Xbox Live Free Play Days for All This Weekend Xbox Live Free Play Days for All This Weekend
- February 16, 2018

Xbox has announced that it's hosting a Free Play Days For All event, meaning those without Gold can still jump into their favorite multiplayer games and play for free (via Major Nelson ). The event coincides with Ubisoft's hugely popular multiplayer shooter Rainbow Six Siege and National Basketball Association 2K18 both being free to play until Monday 8am. (more...)
PlayStation VR bundles are on sale again PlayStation VR bundles are on sale again
- February 16, 2018

While you're not getting any games or extra goodies with this PlayStation VR deal, you are saving a fair amount of cash, and that's a bonus, right? Designed for use with a PS4 and PlayStation Camera, the PS VR headset features a 1920×RGB×1080 (960×RGB×1080 per eye) OLED display with a 100-degree FOV (Field of View) and up to a 120Hz refresh rate. (more...)
Borneo orangutans dying off as forests are lost Borneo orangutans dying off as forests are lost
- February 16, 2018

The most dramatic declines were found in areas where tropical forests were cut down and converted to plantations for palm oil, which is used in a vast array of consumer products, and for timber. Coauthor Maria Voigt agrees, telling NPR the number of orangutans lost is "much higher than people had anticipated". For Sumatran orangutans, that number is less than 15,000 . (more...)
The Steam Lunar New Year Sale has begun The Steam Lunar New Year Sale has begun
- February 16, 2018

However, this also grants these developers access to Steam's private developer forums, where Valve makes announcements for things like upcoming sale dates, allowing publishers an opportunity to prepare their discounts in advance. Also, games can now be added to the cart straight from the Wishlist without needing to visit their store pages. However, this is only available for games with only a single purchase option-those with multiple editions will require you to go to the store page, so as ... (more...)
Volvo V60: Are These The First Official Photos? Volvo V60: Are These The First Official Photos?
- February 15, 2018

The event will be live-streamed on Facebook ahead of a physical reveal at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Although low-resolution and not confirmed as official, the images look legitimate. The V60 will be front-wheel drive with the option for all-wheel drive. A mild-hybrid system will likely be standard, with a more robust plug-in system available as an optional upgrade. (more...)
Quickly Transfer iPhone Photos to PC With Microsoft Photos Companion App Quickly Transfer iPhone Photos to PC With Microsoft Photos Companion App
- February 15, 2018

With this latest update, the Photos app has just returned to its former self, losing all its new editing tools along the way. "The biggest hurdle many classrooms faced was getting the content students had captured with their phones onto their project PCs", explains Microsoft's photos team . (more...)
Football clubs are accountable for Barry Bennell abuse, says victim Football clubs are accountable for Barry Bennell abuse, says victim
- February 15, 2018

On Tuesday, Barry Bennell , was convicted of 36 counts of sexual offences, relating to 10 victims. The trial's jury had been deliberating on the three of the final seven outstanding charges brought against Bennell over the past 48 hours, and a majority verdict has now been carried out on those after much discussion. (more...)