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Valve isn't totally killing Steam Machines after all

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Steam Machines used to be an option underneath the "Hardware" section, now all that remains is the Steam Controller, Steam Link, and HTC Vive. These are compact, console-like gaming PCs that run a customised version of Linux called SteamOS . Read More »

Alexa hands-free experiences comes to Fire 7 and 8 HD tablets

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This gives the tablets the same abilities as the retailer's Echo range of smart speakers, although audio quality from the slates won't be as good as the dedicated devices. You can set and manage settings using the Amazon Alexa App which is preinstalled on your tablet's Fire OS. Alexa has been available on Amazon's tablets for quite some time now however, the hands-free mode was kept limited to the Fire HD 10 . Read More »

Hitman: Definitive Edition to be Published by Warner Bros

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One of the best games of 2016, Hitman is getting its second edition soon. So, there will be three new outfits inspired by Freedom Fighters , Kane & Lynch and Mini Ninjas . "We're very excited to be working with IO Interactive , a talented studio with a long-standing legacy creating the iconic HITMAN games", said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Read More »

Shooting reported at YouTube headquarters in California

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YouTube HQ shooter reportedly identified as Nasim Aghdam. A law enforcement source on Tuesday afternoon said investigators were looking into whether she may have been targeting a boyfriend, however San Bruno Police late Tuesday night confirmed she was the attacker but said investigators were trying to determine her motive. Read More »

Eye-popping Stock: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

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The S&P 500 fell 58 points, or 2.23 percent, to 2,581, slightly above its low for the year reached February 8. "What's hurting everything is that the S&P went through its 200-day moving average", said Brian Battle, director of trading at Performance Trust Capital Partners in Chicago. Read More »

Xiaomi to hold next Mi MIX 2S flash sale on Friday

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It also carries Xiaomi's Mi logo alongside the Black Shark logo, confirming that the device will be made by Black Shark, a company that is backed by Xiaomi. The Black Shark smartphone is also rumored to have a 120Hz refresh rate display, which would enable the device to offer a smooth stutter-free gaming experience with zero frame-lag. Read More »

Dark Souls Remastered: Watch 30 Minutes Of PS4 Pro Gameplay

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The Arena will support 3v3 team and six-player death match now, as well as password matching and random respawn points. Judging by the previews, Dark Souls Remastered for PlayStation 4 Pro delivers smooth 60 frames per second in crisp 4K resolution (although it is mentioned that game a couple of times "prisila"), textures are pulled and the Garden is Dark Roots and the ruins of New Londo lightly covered with fresh atmospheric effects like volumetric lighting. Read More »

Far Cry 5's First Live Event Now Available

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The first of many Far Cry 5 Live Events kicked off Tuesday, April 3 at 1 pm ET and will continue for a full week. With Eden's Gate and all of the Seed family stealing the show thanks to impressive performances and excellent dialogue. The Well Done live event for Far Cry 5 runs until April 10th. Anyone can sign up for the Far Cry 5 live event regardless of if they have a season pass or not. Read More »

God of War file size revealed, and it's huge

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And considering the size of the other AAA games that are released now, the news that the size of God of War being rather big is not much of a shock. This time around, he's guiding his young charge Atreus through a Norse mythology-based world, challenging enemies while solving puzzles and trying to keep them in one piece. Read More »

Police to arraign Dino Melaye, four rearrested suspects

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However, the police said only four of the six suspects have been rearrested, contrary to media reports. In fact, there was tension and palpable fear both at the Louis Edet House, Force Headquarters, Abuja and the police formations in Kogi State. Read More »

Is Wedding date confirmed for Ranveer-Deepika Padukone?

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Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone and the most talented actor Ranveer Singh are all set to tie the knot by the end of 2018 and preparations for the wedding are in full swing. Bollywood's Baadshaah Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma walked the ramp for Mijwan fashion show, last year. Amitabh Bachchan , Abhishek Bachchan, Anil Kapoor along with daughter Sonam Kapoor , Shatrughan Sinha and Sonakshi Sinha and other celebrities have previously walked the ramp. Read More »

Apple Seeds iOS 11.4 Beta 1 to Registered Developers

Chief among the additions was a battery health feature that allowed users to address the throttling of older iPhones - a controversial practice to save battery life that Apple only recently admitted to. First and foremost, support for AirPlay 2 has reappeared. The Apple TV also appeared in the Home app. Apple has released public betas of iOS 11.4 and tvOS 11.4 which include beta support for AirPlay 2. Read More »

Apple poaches Google's head of AI

Giannandrea first joined Google in 2010 after it acquired MetaWeb, where he served as CTO, TechCrunch confirmed. For example, the Google Assistant , which is available for both iPhone and Android phones, is considered smarter than Apple virtual assistant Siri. Read More »

Apple hires former Google AI chief John Giannandrea

He counted 161 job listings from Apple related to Siri. That's the good news. Case in point, Siri. For example, while Google Assistant and Alexa both boast thousands of third-party developer integrations, Apple still only allows specific types of apps to integrate with Siri. Read More »

Apple reportedly hires Google's former search, AI chief

The New York Times is reporting that Apple has hired Google's chief of search and artificial intelligence, John Giannandrea. He served as the CTO of the startup that was developing a solution to make search results contextually aware through a large scale of a database comprising of tagged data. Read More »

BlackBerry (BB) Earns News Sentiment Rating of

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The S&P 500 fell 58.99 points, or 2.23 percent, to 2,581.88 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 193.33 points, or 2.74 percent, to 6,870.12. Analysts said the declines in recent weeks have been triggered by uncertainties over many aspects of the economy, counting borrowing costs, trade tensions, debate about data regulations, and driverless auto technology . Read More »

Trade tensions and tech drag down Wall Street

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The S&P 500 rose 12 points to 2,593 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq managed to remain up by 19.7 points at 6,889. Free trade, he says, has been a pillar behind the growth the world has seen since the early 1990s. In a span of nine weeks, investors have lost $3 trillion in market wealth and about a third of the gains since President Trump was elected has been erased. Read More »

Google To Launch Low Cost Pixel Phones In Select Markets

Until now, Indians imported the Home smart devices. However, interacting with these apps using voice isn't possible yet and Google should roll out the feature once the devices go official in India. The Google Assistant lets you have a conversation with Google to help you get things done in your world from telling you about your day, to finding the fastest route to work, or just setting an alarm for the next day all in Hindi. Read More »

NRA Board Member Ted Nugent Is Still Mocking Parkland Survivors

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Later in the segment, host Joe Pagliarulo showed Nugent clips of two of the most vocal student activists, David Hogg and Emma González , railing against the NRA . "I was not attempting to impugn the youth of America and this lovely thing that they accomplished". Nugent, 69, went after 17-year-old David Hogg during an appearance on the Curtis and Cosby show for New York's WABC Radio on Monday. Read More »

New Vive Pro Starter Kit Bundle & Free Viveport Titles Galore

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Chump change, am I right? This means that users who already have a decent PC can get everything they need to get into the highest-grade room-scale VR now on the consumer market for less than $1,200, including tax and shipping. "Our goal has always been to offer the most premium VR platform available and to drive adoption for VR", said Daniel O'Brien, GM U.S, VIVE. We have lowered the entry price of Vive to $499 as we still expect Vive to serve as the entry point for most people into room-scale ... Read More »

Pandora Media, Inc. (P) closed the last trading session at $4.79

US stocks rebounded for the holiday-shortened week after wild swings, as shareholders assessed the trade tensions between the United States and China amid economic reports. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 458.92 points, or 1.9 percent, to end at 23,644.19 after dipping below its 200-day moving average. A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR , and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR . Read More »

Samsung Will No Longer Release Updates For Galaxy S6

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I warn you of this because the Samsung Galaxy S6 is now officially outside the realm of regular security updates. The smartphones will also miss-out on monthly security patches from Samsung. There were rumors that Samsung will release Oreo for the smartphone, but it is now clear that the smartphone will not get any new taste of Google's dessert-named mobile operating system. Read More »

A Third Woman Is Suing To Break A Trump-Related Nondisclosure Agreement

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Jessica Denson - who filed the lawsuit last month in a New York City federal court - claims the nondisclosure agreement required for her employment prevented her from being able to discuss discrimination claims, Bloomberg News reported . But according to Denson, the agreement is unenforceable because it's broad and it violates public policy. Denson's case was filed on March 26 in the US District Court for the Southern District of NY. Read More »

Intel becomes official technology partner of the National Basketball Association 2K League

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According to the manufacturer, it has launched six new gaming laptops, powered by a Windows 10 operating system based on the new eighth generation of Intel Core processors. 1060 Max-Q graphics are optional. The G3 series laptops also include a 2×2 WiFi antenna design, which provides superb wireless performance, while the SmartByte software is created to prioritize gaming and video content keeping them smooth, especially during large file downloads. Read More »

Adobe Systems (ADBE) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Buy

Klingenstein Fields & Co Llc who had been investing in Facebook Inc Cl A for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $451.41B market cap company. On Wednesday, January 11 the stock rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with "Market Perform". Finally, BidaskClub lowered Adobe Systems from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 6th. Read More »

Facebook bans over 200 new Russian accounts

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The pages and accounts collectively spent $167,000 on advertising since January 1 2015, according to numbers provided by Facebook. Stamos said that 95 percent of the accounts that Facebook brought down were in Russian and focused at Russians or Russian speakers in adjacent nations like Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine . Read More »

Active Stock Momentum: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

Genesis Asset Managers Llp who had been investing in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $448.20B market cap company. Therefore 48% are positive. Analysts await Merit Medical Systems, Inc. The rating was maintained by M Partners on Wednesday, August 26 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Friday, August 12 by Brean Capital. Read More »

Spider-Man PS4 Release Date, Suit Upgrades Teased in Game Informer

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All this month, Game Informer will be promoting the Spider-Man PS4 video game and announced the news with a Spider-Man PS4 trailer and cover art to their latest issue by legendary comic book artist Alex Ross. Insomniac's Spider-Man certainly looks like it will be the most engaging title of its kind since the beloved 2004 tie-in game to Spider-Man 2. The game is one of the first Spiderman games to come out in several years, and being made by a studio like Insomniac, which has developed ... Read More »