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Mercy nerfed, Ana buffed in the latest Overwatch PTR

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First up, there is now a 1.75-second delay from when she activates her resurrect ability to when it actually resurrects allies. Blizzard recently gave Overwatch hero Mercy a huge rework that completely changed the support character's abilities, including her ultimate. Read More »

Qualcomm's latest Apple suit involves Intel

The semiconductor company's Q4 2017 operating income stood at just $300 million, compared to $1.8 billion in last year's Q4. In January, Apple sued Qualcomm for almost $1 billion for charging a hefty price for royalties on technologies that Apple said the chipmaker should not be associated with. Read More »

Sleep in this insane Lego house courtesy of Airbnb

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The bedroom is entirely constructed from LEGO bricks, from the armchairs, to the alarm clock, to the TV, to the floating bed (complete with waterfall). How you top building a two-bedroom Lego house with a living room is beyond us, though. A newly built house in Denmark is filled to the gills with Lego everything. Read More »

The Hanson McClain Inc. sells partial stakes of Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO)

When selecting potential stocks to buy, many investors want to find out what Wall Street professionals are thinking about the company beforehand - like what the average analyst rating is. Holderness Investments holds 1.12% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc . On Thursday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy". Read More »

Oppo F5 selfie smartphone to launch in India today

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In the brief hands on we had with the device, the smartphone exhibited a few lags and stutters, not helped by Oppo's heavy and cluttered Color OS on top (running atop Android 7.1.1 Nougat). The Oppo F5 flaunts a fancy 6-inch Full HD+ screen with incredibly thin bezels. As for the release date and pricing details for the Oppo F5 6GB and F5 Youth , we have yet to get any news from the officials. Read More »

Gareth Bale in Wales squad for upcoming friendlies

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Coleman has been linked with Premier League managerial vacancies at Everton and Leicester - the latter has since filled by Claude Puel while David Unsworth remains in caretaker role at Goodison . "The next step is going to be harder because the margins are smaller. Nobody can take that away from me". "Maybe not all parties will agree but that's my take". Read More »

Demand for The Xbox One X Is "Super High"

Xbox group program manager, Kevin Gammill, revealed one such capability on Wednesday. Gammill confirmed this while answering a question, "What about a 1440p monitor hooked up on the X. So that's good news, and Xbox One X will thus correctly support a broader range of display types than just Full HD and 4K/UHD. The console packs 6 TFLOPS of processing power, 12 GB of GDDR5 RAM, a 4K Blu-ray player and a faster hard drive. Read More »

Apple fanatics might have to wait longer for the iPhone X

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The unusual gap before the iPhone X hit store shelves has spurred a cottage industry of rumors that the device needed to be delayed . Considering the iPhone lineup hasn't had any major design changes since 2014, the wait has actually been far longer than that. Read More »

OnePlus 5T Will Feature A 3.5mm Headphone Jack

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Days after some leaks and rumours, and following some recent hints by its executives, OnePlus is working towards building additional hype for the OnePlus 5T . Looks like the OnePlus 5T that has been leaked a couple of weeks ago and believed to come with a larger 18:9 display is nearly ready. According to many sources - including Italian website GizChina - the OnePlus 5T will be getting a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and 8GB of RAM, and could feature 20-Megapixel cameras on the ... Read More »

Hennessey Venom F5 unveiled

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Coupled to this is an all-new V8 powerplant. The sprint from 0-249 miles per hour is estimated in under 30 seconds, and as we previously reported, Hennessey projects top speed will exceed 300 miles per hour. Hennessey also expects the new Venom F5 to be the first road vehicle capable of achieving more than 482 kmph. Hennessey plans to build 24 copies of the Venom F5, and each will be priced at $1.6 million. Read More »

HTC unveils premium U11 Plus, mid-range U11 life with Android One

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HTC's designs tend to be fairly predictable as it evolves its industrial design. It is the first phone from the company to be released as a part of Google's Android One program. Of course, on closer inspection, the differences are pretty clear, particularly when you've got the standard U11 on-hand. There's an opportunity with this device for HTC to create another large screen device and tune the display well. Read More »

Samsung Electronics names 3 long-time execs as new leaders

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Kinam Kim has been appointed as head of the device solutions division, taking over from Oh-Hyun Kwon, who recently announced his resignation. The personnel reshuffle was made based on a judgment that the appointment of the new heads should not be delayed any longer as presidents Yoon Boo-keun and Shin Jong-kyun expressed their intentions to step down following vice chairman Kwon Oh-hyun. Read More »

Razer's gaming-centric phone has 8GB RAM and a 120Hz screen

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It sports a dual-camera setup on the back, consisting of a 12-megapixel sensor and a 13-megapixel sensor. Called the Razer Phone, the device features two phone firsts, according to the company. Razer is also offering 1,337 units of Razer Phone Special Edition with Razer's iconic triple-headed snake logo which will have a Neon Green colour. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 selfie phone launched in India: Price, specifications, features

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The update will make the device faster and introduce nifty features like split screen and AI based functions within the operating system. It comes with a dedicated microSD card slots. The rear camera, on the other hand, is a 13MP f/2.2 shooter with phase detection autofocus. Tha latest MIUI 9 also comes with software optimizations that allow smoother app switching and multitasking. Read More »

IBM acts on $50b private cloud spend prediction with new platform

However, in regulated industries like finance and healthcare, private cloud remains a large part of the cloud journey. IBM Cloud Private wishes to help customers take IBM middleware and other legacy application, situate them within containers and alters them into contemporary applications in order to receive benefits of containers and container orchestration run by Kubernetes and all the flexibility that proposes them. Read More »

Sony Is Releasing A New Robotic Dog

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Sony's new aibo is up for pre-order in Japan today for ¥198,000 (about US$1,700), though a subscription plan will also be needed to fully utilize the robot dog - costing a further ¥2,980 per month (or ¥90,000 for 3 years). In 1999, Sony was seen to be at the cutting edge of robotic technology with its Aibo series. Aibo chases toy balls, wags its tail, can do tricks like give a person a high-five, and has "eyes". Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Official Android 8.0 Oreo Beta [Screenshots]

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Apart from the Android 8.0 Oreo Goodies including new Settings and Notification panel UI, Picture in Picture (PIP), Adaptive icons, Autofill, Notification timeout, Samsung has add several new features to the Samsung Experience. After installing the app, navigate to the Registration menu in the app and input your information in the Galaxy Beta Program application form. You will need to register for or sign-in to your Samsung account in order to complete this process. Read More »

Here's how the Nokia 2 compares to the competition

While the USP of the launch event in New Delhi was a hands-on session on a moving metro train, the phone boasts several interesting features of its own. Samsung usually keeps its AMOLED panels for high-end devices, but the J3 comes with a 5-inch Super AMOLED 720p display offering a nice vivid experience. Read More »

Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate Edition is the series' swan song

As production of its long-running Vanquish flagship winds down, Aston Martin has given the big GT a last hurrah, in the shape of a limited-edition runout model, the aptly-named Vanquish S Ultimate. There are three "Designer Themes" you can choose from (paintwork and interior selections), along with carbon-fibre side strakes, rose gold "Ultimate" decals, carbon-fibre treadplates and special seat stitching. Read More »

Google Just Announced Fast Pair for Hassle-Free Bluetooth Pairing

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So far there are only a handful of devices that support Fast Pair like, Google's Pixel Buds , Libratone's Q Adapt On-Ear, and Plantronics Voyager 8200-series, users will need to install the latest version of Google Play Services which should automatically be updated in the next coming days. Read More »

$0.40 EPS Expected for Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR)

BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd now owns 3,717 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $132,000 after buying an additional 16 shares during the period. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.18%. Great West Life Assurance Can invested 0.03% in Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT). Read More »

Reliance Communications completes merger with MTS

If this successfully happens, lenders led by SBI will hold at least 51 per cent in the telco and promoters stake will be halved to around 26 per cent. Jio doesn't want to deal directly, RCom's executive director Puneet garg said. "The remaining RCom will largely be focused on our B2B business, which is annuity like, profitable, sustainable and predictable business", Garg said. Read More »

Bharti Airtel Q2 net profit dips 76.5%

Bharti Airtel along with other established telecom firms has been engaged in a fierce tariff war with Mukesh Ambani controlled Reliance Jio . India revenues for the September quarter at Rs 16,728 crore have declined by 13 per cent over the year-ago period, led by mobile drop of 16.8 per cent. Read More »

Apple releases iOS 11.1 with new emoji, 3D Touch multitasking fix, more

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Apple reportedly knows about this latest iPhone bug and has already issued a patch in its latest iOS 11.2 version. There are also a handful of gender-neutral faces, as well as the American Sign Language sign for "I Love You". The update also fixes a relatively minor bug in Calculator . The popular feature was intentionally removed during the beta testing phase of iOS 11 due to an unknown technical constraint. Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey sells 2m copies in three days

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Super Mario Galaxy's 12.76 million , meanwhile, is further afield, but if this momentum keeps up Odyssey definitely stands a chance of hitting those lofty heights. "We also ran campaigns to foster more interest, including a special price offer for a limited period, to commemorate the release of the new version", Nintendo said. Read More »

Far Cry 5 co-op trailer flaunts quad bikes, jet planes and tractors

The game includes a recruitment system, allowing you to bring an AI-controlled partner along with you for missions. You can play through the entire campaign in co-op. This means that even though co-op is limited to two players, the host can hire an additional AI ally to keep them company while raining destruction upon Hope County. Read More »

Key Specs of the Razer Smartphone Gets Leaked on the Internet

Today seems like the ideal day to find out more about Razer's first monster smartphone , which is widely expected to be officially unveiled tomorrow , at a (not so) mysterious London keynote. While there is no information on the processor of the handset, the listing says it to feature an 8GB RAM. Also, it's hard to imagine the Razer Phone coming with less than 64GB or 128GB of internal storage. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Gets a Permanent Price Cut in India

The 64GB version now costs 15,999 and the 32GB version can be had for 13,999 Indian Rupees. Still, with the launch of MIUI 9 just three days away, it won't be long before the stable release starts rolling out officially. Today, two users have reported that they have received the Global Stable build of MIUI 9 on their Mi Max 2 and the Mi 6 smartphones, respectively. Read More »

Microsoft brings premium Outlook.com features to Office 365

Finally, Office 365 Home and Personal subscribers will also now have a larger mailbox storage size of 50GB, compared to the 15GB offered to a standard free account. But it is bringing some key features from that service over to Office 365. It's not clear why personal domain names aren't being extended to Office 365 subscribers. Read More »

What Do Analysts Say About Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Kinsight Ltd Liability invested 0.2% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ). It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Forester Capital Management Ltd decreased Cvs Health Corp (CVS) stake by 24.88% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Read More »

CCP Puts VR On Hold And Lays Off Employees

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Getting out of VR is giving CCP a chance to regroup around its successful massively multiplayer online galaxy simulator Eve: Online . CCP has provided severance packages and job placement assistance for all those affected. The move is not a good sign for the current state of virtual reality. "Today we have made tough, but important, changes to CCP in response to how we see the gaming market evolving in the coming years". Read More »