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Proceeds of Hellblade going to mental health charity today


The game was designed with mental illness in mind (seriously, no pun intended), therefore sought to reimagine what it must be like. "We are delighted to be supporting this important work with this donation". Tomorrow, October 10th proceeds from all purchases of Hellblade Senua's Sacrifice will go to Rethink Mental Illness , a charity constantly working to help people with mental disorder. Read More »

Delta Air Lines shares fly lower ahead of third quarter results

The company has Beta Value of 1.28 and ATR value of 1.12. Texas Instrs Inc now has $90.59 billion valuation. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility of the stock are 2.07% percent and 2.50% percent, respectively. Eagle Asset Mgmt Inc holds 0.46% or 1.43M shares. (NYSE: DAL ) for 825,500 shares. Shares have struggled to take off this year, due to various headwinds, and according to Zacks, has underperformed the Zacks Transportation-Airline industry on a year-to-date basis. Read More »

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) to Hold


It offers a menu of Website add-ons, including a mobile inventory management application, third-party inventory integrations and business management integrations. Activision Blizzard, Inc .is a developer and publisher of interactive entertainment content and services. It has a 42.91 P/E ratio. Its segments include Activision Publishing, Inc. Read More »

Ghost Recon Wildlands is Free to Play This Weekend


Ubisoft is also discounting the game by 50% over the course of the free weekend. This includes the new Ghost War PvP deathmatch mode which is being released to everyone as a free update. This is the full game download on all platforms, so save files will carry over to the full thing if you purchase it. Ghost Recon Wildlands came out earlier this year, but Ubisoft now wants to encourage more people to play. Read More »

Two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists killed in encounter with security forces


Further details of the encounter are awaited. Times Now reported that the area has been cordoned off as the gun battle between the terrorists and government forces is still going on. Seeing the forces close in, the terrorists opened fire. "Three militants have been killed in the gunfight and all the bodies along with as many AK rifles were recovered from the site". Read More »

Slow iPhone? Apple's iOS updates aren't to blame

However, putting an end to all this chatter, benchmarking company Futuremark released its analysis which concluded that all these claims are baseless and mere speculations. However, the company does admit that new iOS updates can put more demands on older hardware, and newer apps might not run as smoothly on older iPhones - in other words, the same amount of CPU and GPU power is available, but apps begin to suck up more of it, leaving you staring at loading screens. Read More »

GM Buys LiDAR Tech Company Strobe


GM and its USA rival Ford Motor Co have both publicly stated that they aim to have fully self-driving cars on sale by 2021. In a post on Medium , Cruise CEO Kyle Vogt writes that LIDAR-on-a-chip will drop the price "by 99 percent" versus other LIDAR systems. Read More »

Pixel 2 vs iPhone 8 and iPhone X: which is best?

So, when Google announced the launch of its new Pixel devices, well after most of the big launches of the year were done, the pressure was on the Mountain View giant to come up with something that matched up to the high standards set by everyone else. Read More »

Alphabeth Inc given approval to restore wireless service in Puerto Rico


This is not Project Loon's first deployment outside the US. A team of tech giants are hoping to provide some electronic relief after Puerto Rico's electric grid and communications infrastructure were devastated by Hurricane Maria. Project Loon , part of Google's original "moonshot" efforts, was created to bring connectivity to remote parts of the world and areas struggling with the aftermath of a natural disaster. Read More »

Monstrous new Overwatch Halloween skins leaked


Last year, the Halloween Terror event was started: new skins and other cosmetics were available in special loot boxes, and the Junkenstein's Revenge event was released for a limited time. If this is the case, hats off to Blizzard for incorporating some very cool and very spooky creatures into this year's event. It was simple, but a fun exercise in how Overwatch can work quite well even when not a competitive player vs player shooter. Read More »

Microsoft sounds the death knell for Windows Phone

Joe Belfiore, Corporate Vice President in the Operating Systems Group at Microsoft, has taken to Twitter to confirm that no new features or hardware are to be introduced for Windows 10 Mobile, with the platform limping forward with the bare minimum of bug fixes and security updates. Read More »

IPhone 8 preorders in S. Korea likely to begin October 27

The iPhone X is due for release on 3rd November, with pre-orders available from 23rd October. Dealers too acknowledge that Galaxy Note 8 is ahead in terms of sales when compared to iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. On a brighter note, Kuo predicted Apple's iPhone X shipments will "pick up strongly" by the first half of next year after the company resolves production issues by the last quarter of 2017. Read More »

Kyle Busch's winning streak ends at Charlotte infield care center


Chase Elliott took runner-up honors for the second straight time after taking the position from Denny Hamlin on an overtime restart that followed the 10th caution of the race. By capturing the opening race of the three-race quarterfinal round, Truex can go to Talladega - the place where he was knocked out of the playoffs a year ago - next week and Kansas the following week without worry. Read More »

Petrol pumps to go on strike on October 13 in Kerala


Summary: Pune: All the 550 petrol pump dealers in the district will join the nationwide strike on October 13, followed by an indefinite closure from October 27. Dealers also protested the proposed "Home Delivery" of petroleum products saying that it was riddled with major security issues, could lead to serious accidents and hence must be reconsidered. Read More »

Bandai Namco Entertainment announces God Eater 3


Teased last month , Bandai Namco has released the debut trailer for the new installment of their God Eater series, God Eater 3 . A new God Eater project was first revealed at Tokyo Game Show 2016, where series producer Yusuke Tomizawa was wearing a God Eater 3 t-shirt, making the game all but officially announced until now. Read More »

Most Indian men don't want wives to fast on Karwa Chauth


The festival falls on fourth day of "Krishna Paksha" on the month on "Kartik' as per the Hindu calendar". Summary: KARVA CHAUTHAvneet KaurJalandhar, October 6With Karva Chauth two days ahead, the markets in and around the city are abuzz with women shoppers. Read More »

Celebrities respond to Las Vegas shooting and criticise American gun laws


But for all that progress, police are still dependent on an antiquated, carefully-guarded process to find the trail of a gun's ownership. "It's quite obvious that many Americans are so disturbed by these domestic acts of terror, which happen again and again because our government refuses to take leadership to fight the ignorance, fear and greed that feed the gun violence epidemic". Read More »

Bloated iPhone 8 Batteries Reported in China

An Apple spokesperson told GearBrain on October 2 that it was looking into the incidents, and added on October 6 that, despite fresh reports of expanding batteries surfacing online, Apple has nothing further to add at this stage. The news outlets in Taiwan reported that the local mobile carrier had taken the iPhone back and passed it on to Apple for investigation. "Just a random event, and it's only a few". Read More »

International Olympic Committee suspends Rio 2016 chief Nuzman amid bribery probe


The International Olympic Committee suspended Brazil's Olympic Committee and its head over alleged corruption as the investigation over vote-buying for the Rio 2016 Games continues. Leonardo Gryner, the Rio 2016 committee's chief operating officer, was also taken into custody, Brazilian newspaper O Globo reported. In a news conference following Nuzman's arrest, federal prosecutor Fabiana Schneider said the investigation had uncovered evidence Nuzman paid an additional $450,000 to ... Read More »

Kyocera DuraForce PRO receives Nougat update at Verizon

This annoying issue was reportedly brought about by the Galaxy A3 (2016)'s Nougat update that was released earlier in the summer. Seemingly, it's affecting those on all of the major U.S. By combining Samsung DeX with Amazon WorkSpaces , Prosumers can gain a more powerful desktop experience with the ability to securely access their own Microsoft Windows virtual desktop, files and applications, giving users like students, freelancers and entrepreneurs access to a full Microsoft ... Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey Overview Trailer Has Us Really Excited


In addition to scheduled stops, Mario will take time in between set locations to visit other areas in the USA that remind him of various locations in the game. The Los Angeles kickoff event will be held at Universal CityWalk, with plenty of opportunities to play the game and take photos with Mario – the only celebrity in the city that knows how to triple jump. Read More »

Harman Kardon Invoke official price leaked, surprisingly costly


Microsoft claims Cortana is "the most productive digital assistant", and now boasts a user base of more than 145 million people on PC and mobile devices. As Google, Apple and Amazon introduced new and updated hardware initiatives that look to leverage their own digital assistants, it's becoming imperative that Microsoft seek as many partner integrations it can to keep pace. Read More »

Japanese GP: Hamilton flies to first Suzuka pole ahead of Bottas


Fernando Alonso , who will start from the back of the grid after picking up a 35-place penalty when the team's mechanics fitted his vehicle with a fresh power unit late on Friday, was eighth fastest. Vettel, who has won four times at Suzuka in the past, but never with Ferrari, now lines up second, thanks to his lap of 1.27.791. Only four other drivers did set times, Esteban Ocon's Force India going closest to three-time Japan victor Hamilton with a 1:49.518."It's been an interesting ... Read More »

Global Light Vehicle EPS Market 2017: JTEKT, Bosch, Nexteer, Mobis, Showa, Mando


The Selenium Hexafluoride market report provides an in-depth overview of Product Specification, technology, product type and production analysis considering major factors such as Revenue, Cost, Gross and Gross Margin. Pocket Watch Market analysis reports provide a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists and competitive analysis of Pocket Watch market . Read More »

Google Pixel 2 Scores 98 On DxOMark


The ultimate expression of this is the Samsung Note 8 , which includes everything except the kitchen sink, ranging from removable storage, stylus, waterproofing, fingerprint reader and even a 3.5 mm headphone jack. The Note 8 also includes wireless charging and has IP68 water and dust resistance (IP68) - making it fully protected from dust and able to handle being submerged in 1.5 metre of static water for up to 30 minutes. Read More »

IPhone 8 Plus And Galaxy Note 8 Tied For Best Camera Phone


However, the iPhone 8 Plus is no longer the undisputed leader of smartphone cameras. The Note 8 meanwhile offered the best zoom capabilities of any mobile device it's tested, according to DxOMark's Paul Carroll. One weakness was that it produces visible noise in certain shots, such as when rendering blue skies. Last week , DxOMark rated the iPhone 8 Plus' camera as the best smartphone camera the site has ever tested. Read More »

Samsung launches Enterprise Editions of Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S8


In comparison, the iPhone 8 Plus features a smaller 5.5 inch-screen and lower 1920x1080 resolution at 401 PPI. People, who converged at several Apple reseller stores in the Delhi-NCR region after the new Apple flagships were made available in the country on September 29, were put off by "no or less innovation". Read More »

Xbox Live free for Xbox One, 360 owners this weekend


The beta client should show up on Origin , PlayStation 4 , and Xbox One, and contains quite a bit of content for you to work through. The real problem arises when developers dangle early access to the beta in front of players, offering it as a reward for preordering. Read More »

Costco shares down on fears of grocery delivery eating into margins

They now have a United States dollars 190 price target on the stock. Cowen rates Costco shares outperform with a $182 price target. "Finally, we also believe investor sentiment continues to be cautious - and investors will likely continue to believe Costco remains a stock that's vulnerable to Amazon ". Read More »

HP Ditches Windows Phones, Microsoft "Less Focused" On Mobile

Canalys Channels Forum HP Inc has finally confirmed it is to kill off X3 device sales and support by the end of 2019, cutting short the proposed roadmap and hanging the blame on Microsoft's "change of strategy" with its mobile OS. With HP losing faith in Windows Phone , the future of Microsoft's mobile operating system looks very bleak. The demise of the Elite x3 puts yet another nail in Windows phone's well-shut coffin . Read More »

House Democrats pushing gun control after Las Vegas mass shooting


Chris Murphy of CT, where another well-armed shooter killed 20 children and six staff at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012, rightly called out his colleagues on Monday for being "so afraid of the gun industry that they pretend there aren't public policy responses to this epidemic". Read More »