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Deviljho Is Monster Hunter


Monster Hunter: World will be an open world game in a similar vein as Capcom's previous titles, but will feature a "living ecosystem" that allows players to use and destroy bits of it and use monster behaviour to their advantage. Monster Hunter World is set to launch later this month but before the game launches, Capcom has planned another Monster Hunter World Beta, however, this beta is exclusive to PlayStation 4 . Read More »

HP recalls laptop batteries due to overheating issues


The faulty batteries were shipped with or sold as accessories for models including HP ProBooks, HP Envy m6, HP11 Notebook PC, and HP ZBook Mobile Workstations. Full details of the recall are available on the official website , along with a Windows utility to check the installed battery. 'Accepting Battery Safety Mode causes the battery to discharge and to cease future charging until Battery Safety Mode is disabled. Read More »

Kalanick to sell 29% of his stake in Uber amid SoftBank deal


Kalanick was ousted as chief executive officer in June 2017. Today's report explains that Kalanick originally had offered to sell around half of his stake in Uber, but that ultimately didn't happen due to limits outlined previously between Uber and the buyers, thus putting him at selling 29 percent of his shares. Read More »

Mercedes-Benz leaks online, off-road specs confirmed


That concept version of the G-Class wore a Mercedes-Maybach badge, though, suggesting the German luxury brand is keen to push its most utilitarian luxury auto as far up the upmarket mountain as it can. The G-Class' adaptive dampers come connected to a new G-Mode that tweaks the suspension, transmission, gas pedal and steering when the vehicle ventures off-road. Read More »

LG unveils 4K projector capable of outputting 150-inch projection

Today is your lucky day, as LG announced that it will be unveiling its first 4K UHD projector at CES 2018, the HU80KA. This is actually LG's brightest projector to date. If that's not enough, you can also connect your own speakers or a soundbar via the optical output, HDMI or via Bluetooth (though a wired connection would provide a better experience). Read More »

Jimmy Iovine to Leave Apple Music in August


Word of Iovine's departure first surfaced on the website Hits Daily Double , and was later confirmed by Billboard and Bloomberg . The former Interscope Records CEO and co-founder of Beats by Dre joined Apple back in 2014 when he sold the Beats company to the tech giant for a reported $3 billion. Read More »

Mad Catz comes back from the dead


According to CNET , a Chinese holding company largely comprised of former Mad Catz factory workers has purchased Mad Catz's assets and branding and is resurrecting the accessory manufacturer . Some of the other products are the Strike 4 gaming keyboard-which has a mechanical key bed, RBG lighting, and an aluminum frame-and the Freq 4 gaming headset, which uses 40mm neodymium drivers. Read More »

Apple keen on acquiring app development companies; here's the latest one


Furthermore, it is expected to make developing and iterating apps for iOS platforms much easier. Now, the acquisition of BuddyBuild could help Apple up the number of downloads, which is still behind Google's Android . The more people or companies develop apps for its devices, the more customers will be interested in buying iPhones or iPads. This acquisition is similar to the move of Apple when it acquired TestFlight in 2014. Read More »

(MSFT) Position Trimmed by Route One Investment Company LP

About 17.86M shares traded. WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:WGL) has risen 28.20% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Highland Capital Management Lp decreased Wright Med Group N V stake by 86,190 shares to 48,810 valued at $1.26M in 2017Q3. The Lombard Odier Asset Management Usa Corp holds 116,830 shares with $17.24M value, up from 74,330 last quarter. Read More »

Iranian Minister Apologizes over Social Media Restrictions


On Sunday, media reported that Tehran had temporarily restricted access to social media apps Instagram and Telegram , used by activists to exchange messages about the rallies. However the Iranian government has been pushing for control over foreign messaging platforms - including, in 2016, calling for companies to move their servers to Iran, sparking privacy fears. Read More »

Samsung's C-Lab has cooked up smartglasses for the visually impaired


The GoBreath consists of a portable device and mobile app which then teaches patients basic breathing techniques such as inspiration, coughing or deep breathing, and it's helped his patients recover faster than normal. The mode the company calls "regular" makes the outlines of images clearer to attempt to make the users vision less blurry. The company can decide whether or not to spin out the projects, or they can be spun out to an independent business. Read More »

Cardinal Capital Management Increases Position in International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)


The stock increased 0.29% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $85.79. About 1.56M shares traded. CACI International Inc (NYSE:CACI) has risen 32.11% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. Barclays Capital downgraded BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) on Tuesday, November 10 to "Equal-Weight" rating. The company was maintained on Monday, September 25 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Read More »

The Biggest PC Games of 2017, According to Steam


You can find the rest of the Top100 best selling games below. Steam is essentially the home of PC gaming at this point, so if you want to see what games did well this year, then there is no better place than Steam's top seller list. MetaCritic score isn't the only metric that varies greatly between Steam's best-sellers. In terms of best VR games, Steam arranged those similarly to the top sellers list, listing games like Job Simulator , Fallout 4 VR , Superhot VR , and Rick And Morty: ... Read More »

Apple offers $29 replacement batteries immediately


In a statement sent to TechCrunch , an Apple spokesperson said: " We expected to need more time to be ready , but we are happy to offer our customers the lower pricing right away". While no credible evidence has ever emerged that Apple engaged in such conduct, the battery disclosure struck a nerve on social media and elsewhere. Read More »

UK may tax tech giants in fight against extremism, minister says


MP Ben Wallace said that " patience is running out fast " with web companies that put profit before public safety. It's costing hundreds of millions of pounds. "We should stop pretending that because they sit on beanbags in T-shirts they are not ruthless profiteers ", added Wallace. Wallace justified the semi-proposal by saying that companies "will ruthlessly sell our details to loans and soft-porn companies but not give it to our democratically elected government". Read More »

OnePlus 5 Gets Face Unlock with OxygenOS Beta Update


JUSTPROMISED, owners of the OnePlus 5 can now unlock the smartphone using their mug. OxygenOS 5.0.1 is now being rolled out to OnePlus 3 and 3T devices which will bring about new features, bug fixes and overall system-wide improvements. Read More »

Nokia 3310 4G Specifications Surface on Updated TENAA Listing

New information has arrived to reveal two new phones coming this year. Provided the specifications of the Nokia 3310 are up to snuff, we could see support for popular apps. The phone has listed on the TENAA and from this, it is confirmed that soon Nokia 3310 4G phone will see the light of the day. Arrival on TENAA means the official launch is close, so we should know more about its pricing and availability shortly. Read More »

Criminals hacked point-of-sale terminals of Forever 21


The company did not say how many customers were affected by the breach only saying various POS terminals were affected between April 3rd and November 18th, 2017. In 2008, it admitted that customers' payment card data was illegally accessed on nine different dates from 2004 to 2007. The malware was operating in some outlets from 3 April 2017, to 18 November 2017. Read More »

The Pixel 2's Portrait Selfie Now Available For Older Phones


Yes, we're talking about portrait mode, and we're happy to report that this changes with the latest version of Camera NX! The second-gen Pixel smartphone cameras come with features like AR Stickers , Portrait Mode and Motion Photos. Moreover, XDA also states that 64-bit devices running Android Oreo are compatible with Arnova8G2's port that enables Portrait Mode on non-Google devices. Read More »

Telegram 4.7 adds multiple accounts and quick replies on Android


Telegram , a non-profit cloud-based instant messaging service, in its newest update version 4.7 has added support for multiple accounts for Android, while iOS platform gets four different "Themes" feature. You can also tweak different accent colours under the Day theme and change the appearance of the app. To use them one needs to just swipe left ( 'Swipe to reply' feature) on any message in a chat. Read More »

Slow iPhone: Apple makes discounted battery replacement available immediately


The company was initially aiming for a late-January timeframe in the States when it first offered up the discount, following blowback against its admission that it had slowed down older model phones to maximize performance. Along with the slowdowns, the phones would unexpectedly shut down with increasing frequency. As a result of the recent controversy, iPhone users from several U.S. Read More »

Arena Of Valor Closed Beta For Nintendo Switch Takes Up Arms

Both consoles launched in early March, not typically a crowded time for new releases. During the interview , Takahashi stated that one of the most notable upsides of the consoole is how players can experiment with various colour setups and designs for their console. Read More »

WhatsApp to stop working on some devices in 2018


But truth be told, BlackBerry owners still have a few solid IM apps at their disposal. According to the information given in WhatsApp blog post , users will not be able to use this app after December 31 in the smartphones with BlackBerry OS , BlackBerry 10 , Windows 8.0 and older operating systems. Read More »

Wisconsin vs. Miami score: Badgers outlast the Hurricanes in the Orange Bowl


If the Hurricane rush defense can slow down freshman star running back Jonathan Taylor , look for Johnson to lead the Miami secondary and take advantage. Wisconsin is playing in its 16th consecutive bowl game, the longest streak in the Big Ten, and Chryst said his players, especially his seniors, know how to balance focus and fun. Read More »

Apple offers discount battery replacement for secretly slowing down iPhones

The company explained that in addition to the update, they now believe older models are being slowed by the aging batteries. Apple promised that its recent iOS 10 and iOS 11 software updates to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 models would improve those devices' performance and it strongly encouraged its customers to accept those updates. Read More »

Lawsuits crop up over Apple's slowing down of older iPhones

The cheapest battery replacement kit comes in at $16.99 for the iPhone 4S with the iPhone 6S' kit costing $24.99. At least eight separate class-action lawsuits have been filed in the U.S. This same feature debuted in iOS 11.2 for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. He explained that batteries are built with a trade-off between high initial performance and longevity, a dynamic which is well understood by scientists. Read More »

Police arrest alleged 'Nigerian prince' in Louisiana internet scam


According to The Sacramento Bee , anyone with an email address has likely gotten a message from the so-called Nigerian prince or two offering hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of dollars in secret inheritances or, in some cases, payment for assistance laundering ill-gotten gains from mining conglomerates or royal treasuries. Read More »