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Tech The new Mac Pro is coming in 2019
Author: 0 The new Mac Pro is coming in 2019

Apple has said that even though it was "completely rethinking" the Mac Pro , the device is still "by definition" a modular system. Basically, Apple is just letting potential iMac Pro buyers know that while the Mac Pro is coming, you can feel safe buying the company's current professional computer and not stress over whether it'll be outdated in the next six months.

Tech WhatsApp beta for Android makes audio recording easier
Author: 0 WhatsApp beta for Android makes audio recording easier

The feature has been available for a few months iPhone users, and it looks like it will soon be available for all Android users as well. And considering that the app claims to have 200 million monthly active users in India alone, the voice message update (and the ability to view status updates live, if you're an extrovert) come as great news for a subsection of iOS users in their fold.

Tech Hands-free Alexa coming to Amazon Fire tablets
Author: 0 Hands-free Alexa coming to Amazon Fire tablets

Enabling Alexa hands-free on supported Fire tablets is as simple as swiping down from the top of your device's home screen , and pressing the "Alexa Hands-Free" icon from within the quick actions menu. Amazon has added the ability to play music and podcasts as part of Alexa Routines, as it looks to make its smart home schedules even smarter. The update is now rolling out to both the Fire 7 and the Fire 8 HD.

Tech Spyro The Dragon Reignited Trilogy Leaked By Amazon
Author: 0 Spyro The Dragon Reignited Trilogy Leaked By Amazon

These screenshots from the Spyro Reignited Trilogy look like they're from a finished or almost finished build of the game. A Spyro the Dragon Trilogy announcement just has to be close now, right? Assuming this all proves legit, no doubt an official announcement will be forthcoming soon.

Author: 0 Google Search Gets Movie Showtimes Feature in India, the US

However, since it has been confirmed by multiple sources who spoke to the Economic Times that Google is planning to spend big for advertising in India, to face the behemoths like Samsung and Apple, we might bump into some teasers sooner than expected.

Tech Hitman Definitive Edition Announced as Warner Bros Takes Over Publishing
Author: 0 Hitman Definitive Edition Announced as Warner Bros Takes Over Publishing

This is great news for fans of Hitman . Square Enix declared its intention to sell off the firm, causing the studio to be hit with layoffs and it potentially losing the rights to the Hitman IP entirely. According to the Business Wire is vague and only really relates to Hitman Definitive Edition . Now, it looks like one company has chose to step up to the plate: Warner Bros.

Tech Facebook scandal affected 87 million users, more than thought
Author: 0 Facebook scandal affected 87 million users, more than thought

Facebook said it would inform its users if their data "may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica ". Facebook introduced a new data policy and terms of service on Wednesday that aim to better explain the information it gathers on you, but the company says it isn't collecting anything new.

Tech Fortnite Battle Royale High Explosives v2 Mode Showcases Maximum Destruction
Author: 0 Fortnite Battle Royale High Explosives v2 Mode Showcases Maximum Destruction

Fortnite developer Epic Games revealed earlier this week that Vending Machines would be coming to the game very soon, confirming theories about the feature, but providing little detail about how they would work. Items found in a Uncommon (green) version will cost 200 materials . The Vending Machines are indestructible so you don't have to worry about someone using it once and then destroying it.

Tech Far Cry 5's Accolades Trailer Soars with High Scores
Author: 0 Far Cry 5's Accolades Trailer Soars with High Scores

Players must eliminate 10 animals using fire, but they can not use Molotovs or the flamethrower weapon. As an individual, players need to kill at least 20 animals to beat the challenge. If the community goal is reached, every member will receive a Flamebearer outfit to go with their flamethrower prize. I reviewed Far Cry 5 and gave it a 7.5.

Tech Analysts Set Nokia (NOK) Price Target at $5.51
Author: 0 Analysts Set Nokia (NOK) Price Target at $5.51

Nokia phones run the pure version of Android with little bloatware. ► With fewer pre-installed and much lighter apps you get 2x more available storage out of the box. Nokia 6 2018 smartphone offer 3000mAh battery , but no fast charging is enabled. Among 24 analysts covering Nokia (NYSE: NOK ), 11 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold.

Author: 0 Samsung reportedly launching Samsung Galaxy S9 mini

Although Samsung's decision on the final version can not be ascertained yet, we expect that the final version of the device will be equipped with an on-screen fingerprint sensor. Now, as per the leaked Galaxy Note 9 images, there's no fingerprint scanner on the back, implying that this feature could be hidden under the display screen.

Tech Trump Calls For Military Forces On US-Mexico Border
Author: 0 Trump Calls For Military Forces On US-Mexico Border

But over the past 12 years, presidents have twice sent National Guard troops to the border to bolster security and assist with surveillance and other support. "We're going to be doing things militarily", Trump said. In short, if President Trump attempts to place active-duty Army troops at the US border without congressional approval, he will be acting in violation of federal law.

Tech Spider-Man release day is just around the corner
Author: 0 Spider-Man release day is just around the corner

In the new footage, we see Spider-Man free-roaming around the game's large environment, running up walls and sailing from building to building in fluid motions. We also reveal the names of villains you may or may not know. The developers have used speed, style, and fluidity to describe their aims for the Spider-Man.

Author: 0 Apple Hires Artificial-Intelligence Executive From Rival Google

The company will also expand distribution into general trade and spend big on marketing like Apple and Samsung have been doing in India, they said. However, the device could - and this is pure speculation on my part - feature the same specs as the first-generation Pixel device, just with a new design.

Tech Seven candidates eye 2026 Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Seven candidates eye 2026 Winter Olympics

The organizing committee for PyeongChang 2018 said its chief, Lee Hee-beom, will serve on the IOC's Coordination Commission on the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. They even published a statement from Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, whose city was awarded the 2028 Summer Games following a historic double-award which saw Paris given the 2024 edition.

Author: 0 IOS 11.4 dev preview arrives with AirPlay 2 and Messages in iCloud

Yesterday Apple released iOS 11.4 beta 1 for developers , along with other first betas of watchOS, tvOS and macOS. The second big feature to reappear in the iOS 11.4 beta is stereo pairing for the HomePod. Outside of the expectation of these new features, we should also expect the new Schoolwork app for students and a ClassKit API to allow developers to make third-party applications to better support Apple's efforts to become a staple in the classroom.

Tech Man shot in head during Facebook Live video accident
Author: 0 Man shot in head during Facebook Live video accident

As she waves the weapon around addressing "lying a**e hoes", the victim tries grabbing it from her, saying: " You're making me nervous ". The shooting was reported early Sunday morning in the parking lot of a gas station, reported Click2Houston.

Tech Facebook brings 360 degree photos and HD video support to Messenger
Author: 0 Facebook brings 360 degree photos and HD video support to Messenger

Once done, you can share it in Messenger same way you would share a normal photo. To share one, just select it from your camera roll the way you would any other video. Facebook Messenger users can now send 360-degree videos through the ap as well as HD video up to 720p, but there's a caveat. You will see a compass icon on the right-hand side of a panoramic photo.

Tech ANC, government respond to the passing of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Author: 0 ANC, government respond to the passing of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

On Monday evening, Ramaphosa returned to her Soweto house as mourners gathered outside, singing struggle-era songs in tribute and praise. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela will receive a state funeral on April 14. The Presidency has announced that Madikizela-Mandela will have an official funeral on 14 April while the official memorial service will take place on 11 April 2018 at Orlando Stadium in Soweto.

Tech Huawei launches Honor 7A with Snapdragon 430 and Face Unlock feature
Author: 0 Huawei launches Honor 7A with Snapdragon 430 and Face Unlock feature

The Honor 7A features an 18:9 display with a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor with Adreno 505 GPU. It will go on sale in China from today. The phone succeeds last year's Honor 6A and also shares some of its specs with it. The phone comes in Black Gold and Blue colors and is now available for order.

Tech Chrono Trigger on PC Will Offer Retro Graphics Mode
Author: 0 Chrono Trigger on PC Will Offer Retro Graphics Mode

Today, we have our first glimmer of hope that Chrono Trigger may one day be legally playable on PCs without hating ourselves. When Chrono Trigger stealth dropped onto Steam a few months ago, fans across the globe went giddy with surprise and glee.

Tech Shahid Afridi draws controversy over tweet on Kashmir
Author: 0 Shahid Afridi draws controversy over tweet on Kashmir

He alleged that the government was trying to "clamp voice of self-determination & independence". Afridi is only looking for @UN which in his retarded dictionary means "UNDER NINTEEN" his age bracket. Their remarks came as a shutdown was observed in Kashmir following a bloody Sunday in which 20 people - 13 terrorists , four civilians and three soldiers - were killed in the three separate gunfights in Shopian and Anantnag districts.

Tech Snapchat gets group video calls and Mentions feature for tagging friends
Author: 0 Snapchat gets group video calls and Mentions feature for tagging friends

From that notification, they can seamlessly join the call and start chatting. The feature is relatively simple. If your crew is even bigger, you'll have to rely on a standard group voice call, which lets you chat with up to 32 people. The group video chat feature on Snapchat is only limited to 16 people. Snapchhat averages about 187 million daily active users, with people visiting the app about 25 times each day, according to the company.

Tech Shadow of War scraps all microtransactions and loot boxes - permanently
Author: 0 Shadow of War scraps all microtransactions and loot boxes - permanently

Now the game will be eliminating microtransactions altogether with a new update. Players can now purchase a variety of War Chests using real money, containing epic and legendary orcs for use in the game's Nemesis System. The permanent removal of Gold, War Chests and the Market will take place on July 17, 2018, at the same time as all other updates discussed above. All aforementioned updates will be entirely free to all owners of Middle-earth: Shadow of War .

Tech Google to purge cryptomining extensions from Chrome Web Store
Author: 0 Google to purge cryptomining extensions from Chrome Web Store

There seems to be a complete clamp down on cryptocurrencies and ICO, especially with big advertisement companies, claiming through body languages, that they pose more threat to users. In December it was found that a popular Chrome extension called Archive Poster, an add-on for reposting Tumbler pages with over 100,000 users, had included a hidden Coinhive miner.

Tech Intel's new Core i9 chips could make laptops as powerful as desktops
Author: 0 Intel's new Core i9 chips could make laptops as powerful as desktops

Intel says the first Core i9 for laptops boasts a 29 percent improvement over the 7 generation Core i7, with a 41 percent FPS boost to games and 32 percent faster gameplay streaming and recording. Along with these are six other 35W models intended for small-form-factor or OEM PCs, spanning the range from Core i3 to Core i7. At the top of the stack, the 8 Gen Intel Core i9-8950HK processor is optimized to push the limits of performance.

Tech SC to hear TN's plea against Centre on Cauvery Management Board
Author: 0 SC to hear TN's plea against Centre on Cauvery Management Board

The DMK has said black flags would be shown to Prime Minister Narendra Modi whenever he comes to Tamil Nadu. Chennai: Condemning the Modi government and the Tamil Nadu government for "betraying" the state on the Cauvery river water issue, major opposition parties on Sunday chose to hold a statewide shutdown on Thursday (April 5).