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LG G7 Revised From Scratch Amid Struggling Smartphone Business

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The Investor , quoting an unnamed company official, states that LG G7 engineers were told to halt recent work related to the phone's development and "review [it] from scratch". While LG G7 is one of the most anticipated smartphones of 2018 we are closely following the developments that happen with the said device. Although LG's home appliances unit is doing quite well, the smartphone unit has been posting losses for past 11 quarters. Read More »

Google Chromecast and Google Max are Crashing WiFi Networks

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TP-Link and Linksys were first out of the blocks with firmware fixes, and TP-Link has posted this explanation of the issue. The problem isn't an isolated case as more device owners that connect to different routers are affected. As an experiment, the user disconnected their Google Cast-enabled devices from the network, including an Android handset, multiple Chromecasts and Google Home Mini units. Read More »

Nintendo Change is fastest-selling U.S. house console

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From Software's painfully hard and atmospheric RPG will be coming to a Nintendo console for the first time on May 25th. Greenberg further states that the report will show that Nintendo sold the most overall units with its Nintendo Switch console. Read More »

Ford Teases A New ST, It May Just Be A Mustang

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The vehicle will be available in two colours, black and the iconic Dark Highland Green seen in the action film, though it's hard to see many buyers opting for anything other than the green paint. Here, the trusty 5.0-liter V8 has been tuned up to deliver "at least" 475 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque and a 163 miles per hour top speed-8 miles per hour faster than the 2018 Ford Mustang GT. Read More »

Toyota Finally Adopts Apple CarPlay

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Toyota's new 2019 Avalon was just announced at the 2018 North American International Auto Show, and the new model includes a long-awaited and welcome addition: Apple's CarPlay platform , a first for a Toyota vehicle, according to AppleInsider . Read More »

"The World Ends With You Final Remix" Coming to Switch This Year

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Nintendo already has an incredible list of first-party and third-party titles to keep Nintendo Switch users engaged. In TV mode, it will run at 30 FPS in 1080p resolution. Donkey Kong will make his debut as a playable character with a new storyline and world in addition this spring. A Japanese hacker wearing an "in-your-face" LED mask that made us think of Watch Dogs 2. Read More »

Teekay Offshore Partners LP (TOO): Attractive Mover

The stock decreased 0.97% or $0.68 during the last trading session, reaching $69.61. About 2.97 million shares traded or 12.69% up from the average. Big Lots, Inc. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, August 4 by Global Hunter Securities. The rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets to "Outperform" on Thursday, August 18. Read More »

Stinger-Inspired Kia Forte Debuts

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Kia's Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) features prominently in the new Forte saloon. The designers added creases in the hood to add to the Forte's muscular appearance, along with Kia's signature tiger-nose grille and an aggressive black lower valance. Read More »

Chromecast Confirmed to Cause Local Network Dropout Issues

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Both Linksys and TP-link have also independently confirmed this problem and the cause has been narrowed down to Google Cast devices. From what we have gathered so far, the issue appears to be related to some recent releases of Android OS and Google Apps. Read More »

Honda Accord named vehicle of the Year

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For the first time in the award's history, no Detroit cars were eligible. The Volvo XC60 compact luxury crossover SUV is shown in a promotional image. In the end, the Truck class proved to be the closest, and the Navigator came out on top with 212 points, compared to 200 points for the Colorado and 188 points for the Expedition. Read More »

Yoshi Nintendo Switch To Release On June 29th - Rumor

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Netflix and Nintendo will hopefully work out plans to bring the service to the Switch in the future, as failing to do so would be a wasted opportunity. While Amazon correctly revealed release dates for games before, we still have to take this with a grain of salt until an official confirmation comes in. Read More »

TAG Heuer made another Android Wear watch - it still costs $1200 United States dollars

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If you've got smaller wrists, Tag Heuer may have just made the ideal luxury smartwatch for you. In a press release issued yesterday, TAG Heuer has announced its successor: the Connected Modular 41. They further point out that given the amount of customisations available, the price can quickly skyrocket with the 45 working out at $6,750 for a diamond bezel and calfskin strap maximum. Read More »

Power Being Restored At CES After Outage

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Access will be limited until power is fully restored. "A preliminary assessment indicates that condensation from heavy rainfall caused a flashover on one of the facility's transformers", said a statement from the Consumer Technology Association, which runs the event. Read More »

Mercedes-AMG Reveal New Performance Trio

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The three new 53-series AMG models are set to crown their individual line-ups, with Mercedes-AMG confirming that there are no plans for full-blown 63-series models in the E-Class Coupé, E-Class Cabriolet and new CLS ranges. While the latter continuously monitors traction and grip across both axles and each driven wheel allowing it to run in fully four-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive, unlike the E63's driveline you cannot turn all the driver aids off to create a 450bhp rear-wheel drive ... Read More »

Micromax to launch first Android Oreo Go Edition smartphone BHARAT GO

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We've already seen attempts made by telecom companies like Airtel and Vodafone, who have partnered with vendors like Micromax and Intex to launch affordable and "effectively priced" smartphones under a bundled offer. The list of optimised apps include the Google Go, Google Assistant Go, YouTube Go, Google Maps Go, Gmail Go, Gboard, Google Play, Chrome, and the new Files Go app by Google. Read More »

Xbox's 'The Duke' Controller Remake Gets Price, Release Window

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Speaking to Xbox founding father Seamus Blackley, CNet learned that The Duke will retail for $70 Dollars in the states. The Xbox isn't coming with it; Microsoft is just rereleasing a version of the Duke for use with the Xbox 360, all versions of the Xbox One, and Windows 10 devices. Read More »

Uncertainty over DACA program? Rep. Pete Aguilar says he has bipartisan solution

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Trump has said he remains open to a legislative fix for DACA . Fox News' Tucker Carlson placed it all in pungent perspective Tuesday night: "The Democrats' goal is to import more Democratic voters and by any means necessary". Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg visited the White House Wednesday. A groups of Dreamers are confident a resolution will be found on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), after meeting with the Utah delegation. Read More »

Nintendo: Expect More Nintendo Switch Titles From EA

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The update will also add new outfits and Snapshot Mode filters. The Nintendo Direct , which has been called a Nintendo Direct Mini , came with a ton of updates on known games and a pretty big reveal! Super Mario Odyssey got near flawless scores from pretty much all reviewers. Read More »

The World Ends With You is coming to Nintendo Switch in 2018

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No exact release date was given for the DLC, but it will be out sometime this spring. Wave one (January 31) will include new contender Aegislash and supports Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu. As a reward, you can move up in rankings. The new costumes are called Musician Hat, Sunshine Shades, and knight armor. Added filters to the snapshot mode are also on the way. Read More »

HTC U11 EYEs Price, Specifications Unveiled Via HTC's Own Website

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As we already know The HTC U11 EYEs will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. Blass says the U11 EYEs will sport a 6-inch Full HD+ Super LCD3 display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160. Unfortunately, HTC U11 EYEs will be running on Android Nougat and not the latest version of Android: Oreo. The device will be available in Black, Silver, and Red colors. Read More »

Facebook Overhauls Feeds To Bring Less News, More Sharing

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Zuckerberg's vision for Facebook has always been a platform for giving people a voice and a place to make meaningful connections, though he spent much of a year ago on the defensive. Although users will still be able to post links to fake news articles and share those posts with their friends under the new system, stories that garner lots of interactions will now be prioritized on a user's News Feed, while factual news that debunks the fake news will be deprioritized. Read More »

Legendary Original Xbox Duke Controller Finally Returns In March

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The new version of The Duke will be manufactured by Hyperkin and will be compatible with the Xbox One family as well as Windows 10. The new controller is on schedule for a March release date, with a £50 price tag. And, if it was never made the standard controller for the Xbox console, it could have never led to the best and world's most favored Xbox One S controller that people have come to love on all platforms. Read More »

Vodafone offers Rs 1500 cashback on select Samsung 4G smartphones

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The more good news is the fact that Samsung has retained the 3.5mm headphone jack and the MicroSD Card slot. After the grand leak out of the final design of Galaxy S9 , Samsung is trying its hardest to turn out one of the biggest partners of Samsung that may have unintentionally overturned the biggest 2018 Smartphone by Samsung . Read More »

'Mario Tennis Aces' announced for the Nintendo Switch

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Two new DLC waves are in the works for the Switch version of Pokken Tournament that adds new fighters and support Pokemon . The paid Deluxe Battle Pack DLC is now available for purchase and the content will be released in two phases. Read More »

General Motors (GM) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.23

The stock increased 3.24% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $14.35. Susquehanna Gp Llp accumulated 0.07% or 12.28M shares. It has outperformed by 15.16% the S&P500. Korea Invest Corp has 678,276 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. Capital World Investors now owns 31,327,192 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $1,094,259,000 after buying an additional 1,500,500 shares during the period. Read More »

Here Are All The Nintendo Switch Announcements From Nintendo Direct Mini 2018

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NINTENDO held a surprise announcement this week , revealing a whole host of new content for the Nintendo Switch. The original game is included in all its slippery, frozen glory with a brand-new novice mode that lets players take up the mantle of Funky Kong, a "groovy" new character who can hover, double jump, and use his surfboard to do a lot of cool tricks underwater. Read More »

Mario Tennis Aces Revealed; Coming This Spring to Nintendo Switch

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The game will be largely the same as the DS classic, but a new scenario has also been promised. Players will get a new playable character Funky Kong in the game. He'll first appear in a new DLC for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle in spring. No exact release date was given for the DLC, but it will be out sometime this spring. Read More »

Dark Souls: Remastered brings From Software's accidental masterpiece to the Nintendo Switch

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Similar to the PC's Prepare to Die edition, this reinvention also comes with the base game's Artorias of the Abyss DLC in tow. It's also headed to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The company revealed that not only is a remastered version of Dark Souls in the works, but that it will actually be getting a release on Switch. Dark Souls originally launched in 2011 to widespread critical acclaim. Read More »

'Dreamers' get reprieve as judge blocks Trump's DACA plan

Roy Beck is founder and president of Numbers USA , which regularly gives grades to members of Congress and congressional candidates on their positions on border enforcement. A Republican senator had to jump in and explain to Trump what he was agreeing to. That's GOP Sens. Cory Gardner of Colorado, Jeff Flake of Arizona, Lindsey Graham of SC and Democrat Sen. Read More »

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Raised to Neutral at Macquarie

The stock trades on a P/S of 2.33, which suggests that the shares are attractive compared with peers. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. 559.57 million shares or 2.90% more from 543.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.23, from 1.28 in 2017Q2. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Read More »

Makar Sankranti special trains introduced by Indian Railways

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This year, Makar Sankranti is set to be celebrated on 14th January. The day is considered auspicious but there are some facts about the festival which are important to know. Fairs are a must during Makar Sankranti and many melas are organised in several parts of the country. People gift the laddoos to each other and say " Til gul ghyaa, god-god bola" (accept this til-gul and speak sweetly). Read More »