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Introducing the New iMac Pro: Apple's Priciest Computer Yet

Maintaining the iMac's all-in-one design, the iMac Pro is the first iMac that comes in Apple's popular space-gray finish. While I realize people will argue about the relative value of Mac versus PC workstations until the end of time, there's no arguing the iMac Pro is a much better value than its predecessor. Read More »

Pandora lets free users sample its on-demand service

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Pandora users in the free tier will now be able to access Pandora Premium by watching ads. In order to get more users to engage with the platform, the firm has now announced that it will be opening the Premium feature to all users as a complementary option. Read More »

Google Maps Go App Launched on Google Play Store

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Being a lightweight version of Google Maps , it will take less power and data to function. The new Google Maps Go app is part of these apps that will be available for low storage devices. So, if you have a smartphone with 2GB or more RAM, you may not even find the app in your Play Store search results. However, as reported by Android Police , the app has been released in the form of a Progressive Web Application (PWA) on Google's servers. Read More »

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition Debuts In India At $607

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OnePlus has teamed up with Disney to launch the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition in India to celebrate the release of the movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi . The accessories were not forgotten as well with a special edition Kylo Ren helmet-style case. The smartphone is available in Sandstone White colour variant. Read More »

Titan Quest coming to consoles in 2018

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Iron Lore Games, along with Black Forest Games and Pieces Interactive, announced that THQ Nordic will be publishing and distributing Titan Quest for the Xbox One , PS4 and Nintendo Switch in 2018. " Titan Quest " will be available digitally and in stores for $30 for the standard release - this includes the base game with the " Immortal Throne " expansion. Read More »

Top Google Searches of 2017 Revealed

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Google released a breakdown of the most frequent searches and trending topics of 2017, and compiled clips of some of the most important moments of the year in a short and powerful video. Following close behind Lauer were rock star Tom Petty, who died in October , the Super Bowl and the Las Vegas massacre. Markle recently announced her engagement to Prince Harry. Read More »

Android 8.0 Oreo beta testing now open to Nokia 5: HMD Global

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Nokiamob has reported that current camera version supports 2X optical zoom and wide angle mode. It's now being speculated that these features might be intended for the Nokia 9 , which is expected to come with dual cameras on its back. In addition to these, the Nokia Camera 8.02 has also brought in a new UI that can be seen everywhere from Camera or Video modes to the settings to imaging and video options. Read More »

New Samsung Patent Reveals Phone With Double-Sided Display

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That said, whether this new design will materialise, is a question for another day, considering that Samsung had filed for the patent around the time of the Galaxy Note Edge launch. We don't know how Samsung plans to utilize the display at the back. Samsung might use the rear display for shortcuts and some specific apps. They are not the first company to propose a design like this, as Apple has a patent for a wraparound display last year and LG has its own ornamental wraparound screen ... Read More »

Microsoft releases Seeing AI app v2.0 with currency recognition and more

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A new search feature called "Bing for Business", which puts items from your company's intranet, such as org charts and information from employee manuals, at the top of results. Working with Microsoft, and using the company's sizable computing resources and AI prowess, is a solid way to make its site more searchable and to bring users back to old threads. Read More »

Samsung Notebook 9 2018 models include 2-in-1 "Pen" version

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Under the metal surface, the Samsung Notebook 9 is powered by a 8 generation Intel Core i7 processor with 16GB of RAM and 1 TB NVMe SSD which keeps it blazing fast at all times. For connectivity, the 13-inch Notebook 9 (2018) is equipped with USB-C, USB 3.0, HDMI, Dollars card slot, headphone/microphone and DC-in whereas the 15-inch model has Thunderbolt 3 (or USB-C), USB 3.0, HDMI, uSD card slot, headphone/microphone jack and DC-in. Read More »

IOS 11.2.1 rolls out with HomeKit fix

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Last week the HomeKit app on the iOS devices was affected by a bug, which was responsible for giving unauthorised access to others, due to which users were exposed to unsafe circumstances. Eligible devices can download and install the update by going to Settings - General - Software Update. Some users reported that they were not able to properly focus when trying to capture an image through their iPhone, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X . Read More »

Konami Announces Metal Gear Survive Beta, Set For January 18

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This will entail building up your Base Camp and ensuring that you collect enough food and water. Players will be able to experience both a single player campaign and co-op of up to four players. Producer Yuji Korekado introduces the game's survival and gameplay mechanics, as well as teasing a couple of action set-pieces. Participants will also receive an in-game bonus redeemable with the purchase of the full game. Read More »

Just in: Appeal Court sends Saraki back to Tribunal

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Delivering a unanimous judgment in the appeal filed by the Federal Government against the Senate President's acquittal, the three-man panel of the Court of Appeal headed by Justice Tinuade Akomolafe-Wilson dismissed 15 out of 18 counts filed before the CCT on the grounds of lack of evidence. Read More »

Ghost Recon Wildlands teases Predator-starring special event

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Sadly, the crossover game mode will be a limited time event, with the Predator leaving Bolivia sometime in early January, but Ubisoft has not disclosed an exact date yet. Starting tomorrow, players can hunt and be hunted by the legendary movie monster during a special event. While taking down the Predator is no easy task, players will be rewarded with exclusive items if they're able to do it, including the Predator mask - complete with Predator vision - as well as some other gear. Read More »

Synaptic Clear ID is the answer for fingerprint scanner under the display

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Based on our supply chain conversations, we believe the in- display fingerprint sensor will be incorporated into Vivo's Xplay 7, which is expected to launch in early 2018. This sensor is scratch-resistant and waterproof. Stated by Synaptics , "Clear ID performance is twice as fast as 3D facial recognition and requires only one touch to access your smartphone ". Read More »

Nigeria forfeit Algeria match for fielding ineligible player

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Abdullahi had received two yellow cards during the World Cup qualification. "The match played within the frame of the preliminary competition of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia between Algeria and Nigeria on 10 November 2017 is declared to be lost by forfeit by Nigeria (3-0)". Read More »

Life is unusual will launch for iOS on December 14

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The popular and lauded storytelling series Life is unusual is to be ported to iOS devices this week. Video game developers Square Enix just announced that they would be bringing the story-driven gameplay of " Life Is Strange " to Apple's iOS platform. Read More »

LG V30+with dual rear camera setup to launch in India today

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The handset is IP68 rated water and dust resistant; it also has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on front and back for protection. The company has scheduled an event in Delhi at 11.20 am, where it will launch the LG V30 Plus smartphone. It is backed by a 3,300mAh non-removable battery and supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology and wireless charging. The power button is placed on the rear, and it comes with an integrated fingerprint sensor. Read More »

AK Steel (AKS) Raised to Overweight at JP Morgan Chase & Co

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The stock now has Monthly Volatility of 4.37% and Weekly Volatility of 4.27%. Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. For example, a stock that has a high standard deviation experiences higher volatility, and therefore, a higher level of risk is associated with the stock. Read More »

Google will launch an AI research center in China

Chinese policymakers have shown intense support for AI research and development in the country, but have carried out increasingly strict guidelines on global companies in the past year, including new censorship restrictions. According to Li, 43 percent of the content in the top 100 AI journals came from Chinese authors in 2015. As an AI first company, this is an important part of our collective mission. Read More »

Augmented Reality In Messenger

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World Effects are basically Facebook's clone of Snap's World Lenses, but one problem Snap has is a lack of resources versus what its much more established rival has. What's next for AR Studio? In order to add a World Effect to your image, open the Messenger Camera , scroll through the camera effects and choose an effect to add to your image. Read More »

Activision Blizzard stock rises after Goldman Sachs upgrades to buy

With an institutional ownership near 57.1%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of -0.07. It has outperformed by 23.17% the S&P500. Ccm Investment Advisers Ltd Liability reported 171,275 shares. Atika Capital Management Llc decreased Masonite Intl Corp New (NYSE:DOOR) stake by 29,400 shares to 15,000 valued at $1.13 million in 2017Q2. More interesting news about Activision Blizzard , Inc. Read More »

Apple makes iMac Pro available for order

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Apple's new iMac Pro , which the company calls the "most powerful Mac ever made", will be launching on December 14, Apple revealed Tuesday. In short, with the T2 bearing more responsibility than its predecessor, the iMac Pro's primary processor will be able to handle primary computing tasks far more quickly. Read More »

The Nintendo Switch is having a killer first year

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For comparison: It took almost two and a half years for the Wii U to reach the 10-million mark. British game technology company IKinema announced today that it has signed a deal with Nintendo which will allow game studios to use its RunTime animation middleware in game development. Read More »

France's Unibail-Rodamco To Buy Australia's Westfield For $24.7 Bln

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Shares of such companies have been hit hard and store closures are accelerating, pressuring landlords to fill empty space and reinvent shopping centers", Pooja Thakur Mahrotri and Matthew Burgess write for Bloomberg . The Lowy family will retain control of Westfield's retail technology platform, OneMarket, which will be spun off into a new company on the ASX, with Steven Lowy remaining as chairman. Read More »

Face ID on other phones stinks - Apple

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To recall, there were reports recently that Apple will be coming up with three bezel-less phones with design similar to that of the iPhone X. Two out of the three will feature OLED display while one will use an LCD display. While you might be able to experience better battery life, it could result in slower performance. However now a days consumers want to have thinner phones. Read More »

Synaptics Announces Clear ID as World's First In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

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With Synaptics Clear ID sensor on the screen, device users can touch any part of the display to unlock the screen. As for innovation, we're going to see some features that would help Samsung compete with Apple's iPhone X . Clear ID will work no matter you have wet, dry or cold fingers and it is durable and protected by glass. When read carefully, the terms OLED Infinity suggest that the next phone is most likely one from Samsung . Read More »

Microsoft Launches Free Preview Version Of Its Quantum Development Kit

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Microsoft says this could include breakthroughs in artificial intelligence to get computers to recognise things, with language and image recognition possible, while the idea of quantum teleportation makes it possible for data to appear at the exact same time as something else, potentially speeding computers up immeasurably. Read More »

This Could Be The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3

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Unlike the Mi MIX 2 design, the iPhone X sports an edge-to-edge display with an ugly looking notch on the top. The original Mi Mix and the Mi Mix 2 both featured single camera setups on their backs. A back panel that's said to be of the Mi Mix 3 has been leaked in China. Amidst this, the news of Mi Mix 3 is really going to catch the eye of the users. Read More »