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Tech Sea of Thieves beta extended as players face technical issues
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves beta extended as players face technical issues

Gamers who bought digital pre-orders were met with a "Too Early" message when they tried to access the beta, prompting Rare to get to work with Microsoft to get this issue sorted out. We are aware that players may still be receiving the "too early" error message when launching the Sea of Thieves Closed Beta. Further reports reveal that the outcry that triggered the extension came from the experience of several players who were supposedly granted access for pre-purchasing the ...

Tech Stock Impressing Investors: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)
Author: 0 Stock Impressing Investors: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

The firm owned 1,335,194 shares of the specialty retailer's stock after selling 20,200 shares during the period. The stock traded on impressive volume of 23.23 Million comparing to the average volume of 20242.37 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm.

Author: 0 Nokia 7 Plus specs revealed on benchmarking site

Interestingly, Nokia 7 has been spotted on the website Geekbench with Android 8.0 Oreo operating system, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor and 4GB RAM. As you can in the image, the model name clearly shows Nokia 7 Plus. While the single core score of the Nokia 7 Plus is mentioned as 1636, the device fetches a multi-core score of 5902, which is fairly a good score.

Tech Shopian: Three killed in Army firing, probe ordered; JRL calls for shutdown
Author: 0 Shopian: Three killed in Army firing, probe ordered; JRL calls for shutdown

A local teenager was also killed and two girls including the sister of one of the slain militants were critically injured when the security forces fired live ammunition to disperse protesters near the encounter site. The spokesman said the mob "tried to lynch the JCO and snatch his weapon, besides trying to set the vehicles on a fire". A junior commissioned officer got hit on the head and fell unconscious suffering serious injury even as the mob tried to lynch him and snatch his weapon, it ...

Tech Intel soars after beating big on earnings
Author: 0 Intel soars after beating big on earnings

Google's Project Zero researchers discovered Spectre and Meltdown past year, the errors behind which can allow hackers to steal data running in other apps on hardware from Intel , ARM, and AMD . At least for now, AMD's newly competitive products don't appear to have a great deal of impact; Intel's data center revenue was up 10 percent last quarter, with average selling prices rising eight percent.

Tech Google is Building a Local News Service to Which Anyone Can Contribute
Author: 0 Google is Building a Local News Service to Which Anyone Can Contribute

Stories can be discoverable within the app and results will appear in Google search. The app is seen as a new effort to put a spotlight on stories that aren't being told by conventional media. As long as you can type a bit of text and snap some photos/videos, you can create a story on Bulletin . Bulletin is also a good outlet to share local weather news and updates , providing a way for neighbors to keep track of any severe weather conditions as they develop.

Tech Moscow mocks Gavin Williamson over claims Russian Federation poses 'real threat'
Author: 0 Moscow mocks Gavin Williamson over claims Russian Federation poses 'real threat'

Mr Williamson made the comments less than three months after taking on the role and as he prepares to fight his corner in government against proposed budget cuts to the UK's military. The location of electric power plants and pipelines were as secret as 'Westminster Abbey or Big Ben, ' the spokesman said. The statement of UK's top official comes just days after the call of UK Chief of General Staff Gen.

Author: 0 'New York Times': Trump Intended To Fire Special Counsel Mueller In June

Trump has, of course, denied the report and slammed the Times , telling reporters in Switzerland on Friday, "Fake news, folks. Typical New York Times fake stories", Trump told reporters. According to the Times , Mueller found out about the incident over the last few months as his team of investigators interviewed current and former White House officials.

Author: 0 Samsung confirms Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus AR capabilities

Firstly, the fingerprint scanner placement will be different as it will be now placed below the rear camera module, unlike the side placement on the S8 and S8+. There are expected to be two models of the flagship phone, Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus. It's good to see Samsung differentiating both the phones.

Author: 0 VR is the US Olympic ski team's secret weapon

Team USA is bringing a whole lot of athletes to South Korea . According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation is the favorite for the game, as it is getting odds of +200 to win. "I think I've got an idea of the pressure from watching her last time but I also saw how much fun she had and what an experience and privilege it is to compete for your country", said Molly.

Tech (MSFT) Position Lowered by SFE Investment Counsel
Author: 0 (MSFT) Position Lowered by SFE Investment Counsel

Veritas Investment Management Uk Ltd who had been investing in Microsoft for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $722.34 billion market cap company. The stock has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, December 20. Pledger & Co Inc (NYSE:OPY) institutional sentiment increased to 1.16 in Q3 2017.

Tech US Trump will probably visit Britain in second half of year
Author: 0 US Trump will probably visit Britain in second half of year

Trump dined on tenderloin, fried fish and pureed peas with a small group of European business tycoons Thursday night, looking excited to take the role of salesman for American business opportunities as the executives took turns praising his policies.

Tech Smartphone Sales In China Decline For The First Time In The History!
Author: 0 Smartphone Sales In China Decline For The First Time In The History!

Canalys Research Analyst Hattie He said the Chinese market will have a detrimental impact on those Chinese vendors that have been heavily relying on their home market. There was a battle for fourth place during the quarter, and Apple managed to beat out Xiaomi for that position. But Canalys declined to give more specific data on Apple's shipments.

Tech For Honor Season 5 Bringing Dedicated Servers in February
Author: 0 For Honor Season 5 Bringing Dedicated Servers in February

By changing the way you connect to For Honor matches, the development team is doing away with resyncing, session migrations, and NAT requirements in order to deliver stable connectivity on all platforms. Dedicated servers will not be implemented at the start of season five, but will come during the season's duration, with the exact timing to be announced "at a later date".

Tech Wrong direction? Ubisoft raising prices on Rainbow Six: Siege by $20
Author: 0 Wrong direction? Ubisoft raising prices on Rainbow Six: Siege by $20

The now "standard" edition, which currently retails for $40, which includes all the starter pack stuff, but shortens the time to unlock operators and includes 600 Rainbow Six credits (only a $5 value) and 10 loot boxes for Outbreak, has been renamed the "Advanced version" and increased to $60.

Author: 0 Poor iPhone X sales slow down Samsung OLED business

But the vendor is likely to eventually launch the two LCD phones and the 6.4- to 6.5-inch OLED one. "And, Apple launched the new phones on a different schedule, announcing three new models at once, but delaying the launch of the most advanced and expensive one, iPhone X , for five weeks following the launch of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus ".

Tech Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Price & Specifications in Pakistan
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Price & Specifications in Pakistan

In Pakistan, the launch date is yet not decided. There is 64GB of storage provided onboard which can be expanded using a microSD card. Importantly, the Snapdragon 632 is expected to be an underclocked variant of the Snapdragon 636 though may have some advancements over the Snapdragon 630.

Tech Walmart signs Japan online grocery deal with Rakuten
Author: 0 Walmart signs Japan online grocery deal with Rakuten

The news comes as Walmart comes to terms with the fact that its global business is not the growth engine it once was, especially with Asda's run dismal financial results in the United Kingdom up until about mid-2017 and economic woes affecting its Brazilian operations.

Tech Soros says Trump administration is 'a danger to the world'
Author: 0 Soros says Trump administration is 'a danger to the world'

While laying into Trump, who is also in Davos for the forum, Soros mentioned the current drama unfolding between North Korea and the US. The billionaire investor said he expects a " landslide " win by the Democrats in the 2018 midterm elections, the Straits Times reports .

Tech Duerson Act would ban pre-teen tackle football in Illinois
Author: 0 Duerson Act would ban pre-teen tackle football in Illinois

He said studies have shown that starting tackle football before the age of 12 can lead to great neurological impairment later in life. When former Bears safety Dave Duerson killed himself in 2011, his family donated his brain to Boston University to understand him and get answers.

Tech Adobe Systems (ADBE) Downgraded to Hold at Vetr
Author: 0 Adobe Systems (ADBE) Downgraded to Hold at Vetr

The stock increased 1.41% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $35.95. About 378,608 shares traded. Vetr downgraded shares of Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE ) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Monday, January 15th.

Tech Asean-India agree to enhance maritime cooperation
Author: 0 Asean-India agree to enhance maritime cooperation

The ASEAN, founded in 1967, comprises Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos and Brunei. Earlier, ASEAN and Indian leaders met to talk cooperation in marine security in the Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean regions.

Tech Apple expands its self-driving auto fleet
Author: 0 Apple expands its self-driving auto fleet

Apple originally registered three Lexus Rx450h SUVs under its permit to test autonomous vehicles in April 2017. The tech giant specifically purchased two in July, seven in October, two in November, six in December and Seven in January, as reported by Bloomberg .

Tech Damien Chazelle Drama Scores Straight-to-Series Order at Apple
Author: 0 Damien Chazelle Drama Scores Straight-to-Series Order at Apple

The tech giant announced the new series on Thursday. For the mysterious new assignment, Mr. Chazelle will reunite with the producers Jordan Horowitz and Fred Berger , both of whom worked on 'La La Land .' MRC, which produced 'House of Cards , ' is the studio behind the show.

Tech Katy Perry Presents Minnie Mouse Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Author: 0 Katy Perry Presents Minnie Mouse Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Ironically, the then-50-yeal-old Mickey was the first animated cartoon character to get a star on the wall in 1978. "So delighted to help my gal celebrate her well deserved star on the walk of fame after 90 years of making the world smile!" Lucy Hale attends Lunch Celebrating Minnie's Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and launch of Disney X Coach Collection at Chateau Marmont on January 22, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

Tech New BMW 8-Series coupe goes to Italy for track testing
Author: 0 New BMW 8-Series coupe goes to Italy for track testing

BMW has released images of the testing of its upcoming luxury coupe, the 8 Series , at the Aprilia high-speed proving ground in Italy. "Our customers and fans can look forward to a genuine sports auto", says Klaus Fröhlich, a member of BMW's board.

Tech IOS 11.3 brings new Animojis, battery management
Author: 0 IOS 11.3 brings new Animojis, battery management

The update will begin rolling out in beta soon before publicly launching for all in the spring. Let's take a look. A new feature, Business Chat , will also be introduced in the latest update . IOS 11.3's new battery settings are a direct response to the controversy surrounding the company throttling the performance of older iPhones in an effort to ensure these devices remain stable as they age.