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A Hitman TV Series Is Currently In Development

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And yet, despite an attempt with Timothy Olyphant in 2007 and another go a few years back in 2015 , it didn't click with audiences. Hollywood hasn't yet cracked the code on making a successful video game adaptation, but maybe television is the key. Read More »

First full 'Wolfenstein II' DLC arrives on December 14th

Bethesda and MachineGames will release the first DLC pack, The Adventures of Gunslinger Joe , on December 14 . You can find out more information on each DLC and Season Pass by visiting bethesda.net. The Freedom Chronicles are part of Wolfenstein II's season pass which costs $24.99/ £17.99, though the episodes will be purchasable individually. Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Loot Crates Guide

Heroes earned through Credits: The intent is to provide players with a sense of pride and accomplishment for unlocking different heroes . Responding to miffed Redditors complaining about locked characters (including key figures like Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker) and the amount of time it takes to unlock them, EA made a decision to chime in and explain its choices to the community. Read More »

Walmart will open Thanksgiving, offer early discounts

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A year ago more people shopped online than in store during the Black Friday sales period, according to the National Retail Federation. Its almost that time of year again, Black Friday 2017 and Cyber Monday are fast approaching and if you want to find the best deals, now is the time to start preparing. Read More »

Japan's SoftBank may secure stake in Uber

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In addition to the direct purchase of $1bn Uber shares, Softbank also wants to buy out other investors' shares up to a total of $9bn, according to financial newswire Bloomberg. Although Kalanick quit as Uber chief exec, he remains on the board, having previously created the seat he now occupies. Now, the company has confirmed that Uber has sealed a multibillion dollar investment round from Japan. Read More »

Moto X4 India launch today: Know full specifications, features, price and photos

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November 13th. This smartphone comes laden with Android Nougat out of the box, but it will receive Android Oreo update very soon. The price starts at INR 20,999 for the 3 + 32GB variant and INR 22,999 for the 4 + 64GB variant. The Moto X4 comes with several new features such as Moto Key, Quick Screenshot, and a new wireless audio streaming feature called Wireless Sound System. Read More »

Google to remove Apps from Play Store if rules are ignored

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Google states that developers can alternatively remove the request for accessibility services within the app, or can choose to unpublish their app. If an app developer used the technique of LastPass for a malicious app, giving that access level on your device would be harmful. There is also the possibility that it is risky to give apps access. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 India Price Cut

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The Redmi Note 4 , 4 GB variant is available at Rs 11,999 as compared to the previous price of Rs 12,999 in India. Xiaomi has mentioned that it is a permanent price cut, making the device that much more alluring to buyers. The Redmi Note 4 comes in four colour options - Grey, Gold, Silver and a new matte Black version. The dual-SIM phone runs Android Marshmallow-based MIUI 8 (and is now upgradable to Android Nougat-based MIUI 9) and supports 4G LTE (VoLTE-ready). Read More »

Vodafone, Idea Cellular sell towers to ATC for INR 78.5 billion

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At 9.33 am, the stock was trading 3.81 per cent lower at Rs 93.35 on BSE . Idea said that the broadband data usage (3G+4G) has almost doubled to 413 billion MB in the second quarter from 228.8 billion MB in the first quarter. And also counter the bruising price war triggered by Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio Infocomm. In 2014-15, ICIS reported total income of Rs238 crore, according to filings with the Registrar of Companies. Read More »

IPhone X screen can become unresponsive in cold weather

Last week , some users found that the iPhone X's screen freezes in cold temperatures. The green line doesn't appear on the display when users first turn the phone on apparently, but spontaneously shows on screen after a short period of normal usage, reports MacRumors who cited users from the US, Canada, Poland, and Australia as having experienced the glitch. Read More »

Chevrolet reveals 563kW Corvette ZR1

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Chevrolet today introduced the 2019 Corvette ZR1 , a supercar that pushes Corvette's performance legacy with the highest power, greatest track performance and most advanced technology in its production history. The package also includes a front bumper air splitter with carbon fibre end caps, Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 summer tires as well as specific chassis and suspension tuning. Read More »

What's The Story Behind DR Horton Inc. (NYSE:DHI)

The stock declined 0.17% or $0.08 reaching $45.91 per share. About 7,725 shares traded. It has underperformed by 1.14% the S&P500. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating, twelve have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Read More »

Ellen Page to star in Netflix series based on comic

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He started creating " The Umbrella Academy " during downtime on the band's tours. The Umbrella Academy centers on the estranged members of a dysfunctional family of superheroes including The Monocle, Spaceboy, The Kraken, The Rumor, The Séance, Number Five, The Horror and The White Violin . Read More »

Just Dial off day's high post clarification

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Just Dial's stock closed at Rs 500.30 - 9% higher than the previous session's closing on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE ). Over the steep rise in the stock value, the National Stock Exchange (NSE ), earlier in the day, sought a clarification from Just Dial on the reports of takeover talks with Google. Read More »

Nintendo to Heavily Increase Switch Production in 2018

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The Nintendo Switch released in March, and since then has made an impressive name for itself with titles like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , Splatoon 2 , and Super Mario Odyssey . In other words, the Switch could beat the Wii U in under a year with a big holiday marketing push, and in all likelihood it'll eclipse it early in 2018. Read More »

Red Kettle campaign announces goal, chairmen

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Bubon says the familiar red kettles will be at the usual storefronts in Bloomington-Normal, and she has options to place kettles at other businesses that might be interested. While many cities' red kettle campaign began Friday, Cadillac's was scheduled for Monday. The money raised is not only used to provide Christmas assistance. Read More »

On the Google map found a spaceship from "Star wars"

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Lucasfilm had tried to hide the massive prop with shipping containers, but no one can hide from Google's prying eyes, not even Force users. Most people playing the Barrow Hills Golf Club in Surrey, England, probably didn't realize they were a stones throw away from a huge, iconic Star Wars prop. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) listing spotted on benchmarking site, specs revealed

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Samsung's next-generation Galaxy A series smartphones will reportedly feature 18:9 Infinity Display, which is now exclusive to its flagship smartphones such as Galaxy S8 and Note 8. It further says that the device runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system and will be powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz along with Mali-G71 GPU. Read More »

Destiny 2 Xbox One X and PS 4 Pro updates coming

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For example, Xbox One X players will have three graphical settings to choose from in Rise of the Tombraider Native 4k, Enriched Visuals, and high frame rate. When Destiny 2 was first revealed, it was hard getting a straight answer from Bungie as to whether or not it would receive enhancements on Xbox One X . Read More »

Watch John Lewis's Christmas advert with Moz the monster under the bed

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The song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Earlier this week we asked John Lewis if it was their handy work, but a spokesperson said: "We never comment on speculation as we don't want to ruin the surprise". A recording of actor Sally Phillips reading the Moz The Monster story will be available for download from johnlewis.com, Sky boxes and Google Home, with Google customers able to personalise it by choosing their own sound effects. Read More »

Flipkart Billion Capture+ with stock Android announced; price starts from Rs. 10999

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Both variants come in two colours: Black and Desert Gold. It is powered by the mid-range octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor along with 4GB LPDDR3 RAM . The features in the Capture+ too have been derived from deep data-mining of millions of Flipkart customers' reviews. Otherwise, this smartphone comes with the usual features such as a 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Read More »

Oppo F5 will use AI to make your selfies even more handsome

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What we know of specs is that the front camera will be 20MP. The F5 looks to further strengthen Oppo's position in the domestic market as the "Selfie Expert and leader", reads a press release. You can expand internal storage on both of these variants using a microSD card up to 256GB. According to the company, the phone will also come equipped with an industry first artificial intelligence (AI) technology for capturing ideal selfies. Read More »

New Bentley Continental GT3 racer revealed

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The new Continental will initially be raced by the factory M-Sport team ahead of the start of deliveries to customer teams in June 2018. Teams running Continental GT3's have scored 120 podiums and 45 race victories in 528 races. 'The new Continental GT road vehicle has proved to be a great starting point for the development of a new racer, and the engineering development work is true to Bentley's impeccable standards'. Read More »

Ford to export more cars, components

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Ford has agreed to a $765 million joint venture with Chinese car manufacturer Zotye Auto to build electric vehicles in China, CNET reports . Several years ago, Chinese lawmakers created this shared ownership model to safeguard the local market, helping the country to develop into the largest market for new vehicles. Read More »

Opel announces turnaround and expansion plans

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Speaking 100 days after General Motors sold Opel and Vauxhall to PSA, managers outlined a blueprint that will see the company become profitable again by 2020 and electrify all of its passenger auto lines by 2024 . There's also talk of a new SUV model in 2019, and a large vehicle at an unspecified time in the future. With Opel having lost around US$10 billion ($13 billion) and shed 30,000 jobs over the last 15 years, stemming the tide of red ink is one of management's more ... Read More »

EA is buying Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment

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Regarding this acquisition, Zampella said, "We have worked together a long time from the inception of the studio". EA will provide us with more resources, access to new technologies, and expertise that we can tap into to that will help us make better games, and Respawn will retain the same creative freedom and culture we've always had. Read More »

EA May Not Release Madden and Other Sports Titles Annually Anymore

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In the interview, EA chief Andrew Wilson suggested the idea that in the future, EA might instead turn Federation Internationale de Football Association and Madden into a "365-day, live service", where players might pay either a subscription fee, or purchase DLC updates, to keep their version of the game relevant and up-to-date. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Debuts Its First Streaming Service

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Streaming apps like Hulu and Netflix have been conspicuously absent from Nintendo's hybrid home/portable console since its March 3 launch, but Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime has previously hinted that they would eventually arrive on the console. Read More »

Humans to vet Facebook revenge porn photos

Facebook is involved in a groundbreaking scheme to stop revenge porn before it happens, by "blocking" nudes which a disgruntled ex might upload. The pilot program is being tested in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada. Read More »

Jio announces triple cashback offer for Jio Prime members

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In a bid to further consolidate its position, Reliance Jio Infocomm has rolled out a range of cashback offers for its Jio Prime customers, including a triple cashback offer of up to ₹2,599 on every recharge. Prime members can get triple cash back up to Rs. 2599 for every recharge of Rs. 399 and above. Under the Jio triple cashback offer, subscribers who recharge with Rs. Read More »

Ford India launches all new 2018 EcoSport; here's everything to know

Ford India today launched its new 2017 Ford EcoSport in the country at a starting price of Rs 7.31 lakh for the petrol manual variant. According to the company there are 1600 new changes in the comparison to the outgoing EcoSport. Talking about its specifications, it will be powered by 1.5 litre petrol and 1.0 litre EcoBoost petrol engine. The delivering fuel economy of petrol EcoSport is 17KM per liter and priced between Rs7.31 lakh and Rs10.99 lakh. Read More »

HC refuses to stay Tipu Jayanti fete

As many as 13,000 policemen, along with personnel of the Garuda Commando Force, 30 platoons of the Karnataka State Reserve Police (KSRP) and 20 platoons of the City Armed Reserve (CAR), will be deployed in sensitive and hypersensitive areas, he added. Read More »

Tata Motors Q2 profit vrooms 195% on JLR sales

Analysts on average expected a net profit of 14.99 billion rupees, according to Thomson Reuters data. Since then it has lined up a slew of new products for the Indian market. Sales of Jaguar and Land Rover may continue to prop up the financials of the group as they push forward with plans to add to their production line. Read More »