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Tech Three classic Resident Evil titles are coming to Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Three classic Resident Evil titles are coming to Nintendo Switch

The surprise tweet from Capcom USA didn't specify whether these are the only big games from Capcom's stable coming to Switch next year, but it did mention that more information will be coming soon. Resident Evil 0 first appeared on the GameCube in 2002. In 2016, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC. A release date was not provided, but the company said to expect the Resident Evil titles to arrive in 2019.

Tech Microsoft plans to bring Xbox Game Pass to PC
Author: 0 Microsoft plans to bring Xbox Game Pass to PC

For FY19 Q1, Microsoft's Intelligent Cloud saw a 75% revenue hike for its Azure cloud, and the company's Server products/cloud services also grew by about 28%. On the Office side, Microsoft now has 155 million commercial customers and over 32 million consumers now using Office 365. While money from the Windows unit was up just a few percent, Microsoft chief financial officer Amy Hood said revenue there was expected to improve as consumers and businesses replace older machines with new ...

Tech Epic Games Gets $1.25 Billion Investment From KKR, Six Others
Author: 0 Epic Games Gets $1.25 Billion Investment From KKR, Six Others

Epic Games, the creator of video game sensation " Fortnite ", said on Friday it received $1.25 billion in funding from investors, including KKR & Co Inc KKR.N , Iconiq Capital and Smash Ventures . Chinese conglomerate Tencent owns 40% of the company, which was valued by Bloomberg over the summer at between $5 billion and $8 billion. Tencent paid a reported $330 million for a 48% controlling interest in Epic Games back in 2013.

Tech What's Going To Happen At Apple's iPad And MacBook Event Next Week?
Author: 0 What's Going To Happen At Apple's iPad And MacBook Event Next Week?

Apple's PR and marketing team have started erecting its event-specific decorations for the upcoming iPad Pro event on October 30th. New filings with the Eurasian Economic Commision's product registry spotted by French site Consomac .fr confirm the onslaught of desktop and laptop updates predicted by Apple wunderanalyst Ming-Chi Kuo for the company's October 30 event in NY.

Tech McLaren reveals Speedtail Hyper-GT
Author: 0 McLaren reveals Speedtail Hyper-GT

Remember when the McLaren F1 blitzed the supercar world back in the 1990s? And the one measure of acceleration McLaren has provided has the Speedtail rocketing from 0 to 186 miles per hour (300 kph) in 12.8 seconds. McLaren just keeps cranking out the sports cars. The driver's seat has a special "directional" finish that makes it easy to slide into but also helps hold the driver in place during hard turns.

Tech The iPhone XR Is the Most Exciting Phone Apple’s Released in Years
Author: 0 The iPhone XR Is the Most Exciting Phone Apple’s Released in Years

It can also be purchased from online channels like Flipkart , PayTM Mall, Amazon, Airtel, and Jio . Watch this unboxing and first impressions video to know more. Apple does not typically do budget devices, but as they go, the iPhone XR comes pretty close. Given the iPhone XR's colourful body, it makes sense for Apple to be planning to release a transparent case for the smartphone, though the tech giant likely has a wide variety of cases on the way for the device, including Leather, ...

Tech Huawei unveils new Mate 20 smartphone
Author: 0 Huawei unveils new Mate 20 smartphone

Huawei announced their new range of P20 smartphones last week, one of the handset unveiled was the new Huawei 20 Pro. Arguably the Mate 20 Pro's most interesting feature is its in-screen fingerprint sensor - something the industry has been waiting on for years.

Tech Oracle's Ellison calls out Amazon with next-gen cloud
Author: 0 Oracle's Ellison calls out Amazon with next-gen cloud

B2B Marketing Automation Platforms, Q4 2018 recognizes Oracle Eloqua as having the highest score in the current offering and strategy categories and among the highest scores in the market presence category. The new cloud services include a Key Management Service (KMS) that allows customers to control the encryption of their data; an integrated Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB ), which monitors and enforces secure configurations; a Web Application Firewall (WAF ) created to protect ...

Tech Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 to launch today: Here's what you should know
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 to launch today: Here's what you should know

The end result is a smartphone with a screen-to-body ratio of 93.4 percent and it actually looks pretty cool. The display itself is a 6.4-inch OLED at 1080p, and there are four cameras in play. There was a single 12MP rear-facing camera with Dual LED dual-tone flash and was accompanied by a 5MP front facing camera. The Palace Museum edition comes with 10GB RAM and 256GB storage , and is priced at 4999 yuan ($719.41).

Tech Google Lens Launches for Google Image Search on Mobile
Author: 0 Google Lens Launches for Google Image Search on Mobile

Lens in Google Images can also make it easier to find and buy things you like online. For example, if you see a photo in which someone is standing in front of a landmark, you can use Lens to know more about the landmark in the image. Lens in Images experience is now live on the mobile web for people in the USA searching in English. Google announced earlier that they would be bringing some updates to Google Images.

Tech Lenovo updates Smart Display with Google Home Hub features
Author: 0 Lenovo updates Smart Display with Google Home Hub features

Not even making the list is Microsoft's Invoke device. The research also found that there is plenty of opportunity for other smart speaker brands: when asked to name one brand they would choose for their next smart speaker, 54 per cent of users chose either Amazon, Google or Apple, leaving almost half the market open to competitors.

Author: 0 Samsung's New Windows Mixed Reality Headset Promises Better Displays

Samsung was among the companies that launched Windows Mixed Reality headsets as part of Microsoft's bit VR push previous year. This is known as the screen door effect and it's quite distracting, taking away from the immersion these headsets aims to generate.

Tech Red Dead Redemption 2 official companion app announced
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 official companion app announced

The app will launch October 26 alongside the game. For example, you can view the game's world map and mark waypoints and areas of interest as you explore. The app also provides real-time information on main character Arthur Morgan's health, stamina, and other stats. Because the information would be on a different screen, you can play the game without a HUD for improved immersion.

Tech Latest Facebook Messenger Update to Bring a Simplified UI and Less Tabs
Author: 0 Latest Facebook Messenger Update to Bring a Simplified UI and Less Tabs

Facebook Messenger tries to deliver " the closeness and authenticity " its users have been asking for, focusing on an easy to use interface that provides fast access to powerful features . That's because the Messenger team is very aware that its users aren't necessarily the biggest fans of big changes (and some people still haven't forgiven Facebook for forcing the app on them to begin with).

Tech Italy fines Apple, Samsung millions for ‘slowing phones’
Author: 0 Italy fines Apple, Samsung millions for ‘slowing phones’

The anti-trust body said in a statement that some Apple and Samsung firmware updates "had caused serious dysfunctions and reduced performance significantly, thereby accelerating the process of replacing them". Likewise, Apple "insistently suggested" to iPhone 6 owners to install an operating system designed for the iPhone 7 , "without warning consumers that its installation could reduce the speed of execution and functionality of devices".

Tech Fallout 76 Will Have Some Spectacular Bugs Bethesda Warns
Author: 0 Fallout 76 Will Have Some Spectacular Bugs Bethesda Warns

Hopefully, Bethesda will remedy this in the near future to make the times a bit more inclusive. It is positive to see that developers appreciate fan input and implement the feedback from gamers in order to make this game one that fans will truly enjoy.

Tech Audi R8 revealed with tweaked design and more power
Author: 0 Audi R8 revealed with tweaked design and more power

Audi has improved many areas of the R8, especially braking. The company claims that there is better response and more feedback. All of which underlines the sporty look of the Audi R8. Audi's just pulled the covers off of its latest R8, with slightly revised styling, a little more power and a host of new technology sure to make your head - but not the vehicle - spin.

Tech Big Google Pixel 3 camera bug set to be squashed soon
Author: 0 Big Google Pixel 3 camera bug set to be squashed soon

Now that the iPhone XS and Pixel 3 are finally available to buyers, we know exactly how much faster the A12 Bionic is compared to the Snapdragon 845 . In Android, applications shutting down suddenly is a common indication of a RAM shortage or a failure of the phone's OS to manage memory appropriately, which is why many other Android phones have run into the issue , including all the earlier Pixels, the Nexus 5x , and a wide variety of budget devices.

Tech Google Makes It Easier to Review and Delete Your Search Data
Author: 0 Google Makes It Easier to Review and Delete Your Search Data

The controls let you control the ads you see, review and delete your search history , and more. Google has been harshly scrutinized over the way that it handles user data for years. Updates to Android and iOS apps will be implemented in the next few weeks. According to Google, Your Data will be available in Google Search on desktop and mobile today.

Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Companion App Announced, To Release This Week

That said, though, the studio also acknowledges that due to RDR2's rather large size and scope, the update likely won't catch every issue at launch, so there's a good chance players could encounter unforeseen bugs. Once downloaded and connected, you will be able to explore the map and set waypoints and points of interest that will appear in-game as you play. Of course, we'll have to wait until Friday to get our hands on it in tandem with the game, but the app is nonetheless an exciting and ...

Tech Google moves to take control of apps shared outside the Play Store
Author: 0 Google moves to take control of apps shared outside the Play Store

The harvesting and sharing of data by mobile phone apps is out of control, researchers have warned. Data tended to get concentrated by big companies and their subsidiaries. Google responded to the study by making its position clear: 'Across Google and in Google Play we have clear policies and guidelines for how developers and third-party apps can handle data and we require developers to be transparent and ask for user permission.

Tech You need Bitcoin to buy HTC's first blockchain phone
Author: 0 You need Bitcoin to buy HTC's first blockchain phone

The company claims that the Exodus 1 will come with blockchain encryption that allows the device to be the safest to store keys which belongs to cryptocurrency. The Exodus runs on Android Oreo and backed up by a 3,500mAh battery. The EXODUS 1 is available to customers in the U.S., Hong Kong, Singapore, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and almost 30 other countries, according to the press release.

Tech Apple to unveil iPad, MacBook laptop overhauls October 30
Author: 0 Apple to unveil iPad, MacBook laptop overhauls October 30

We might also see what's become of Apple's AirPower charging pad, and possibly a change or two for other accessories. The event page is titled as " Apple Special Event " followed by other details. There's plenty of speculation that the new tablets Apple could reveal will follow the design of the iPhone by dropping the Home button and the bezels and relying completely on FaceID.

Tech Qualcomm introduces 11nm Snapdragon 675 with new CPU
Author: 0 Qualcomm introduces 11nm Snapdragon 675 with new CPU

Following the unveiling of Qualcomm's latest Snapdargan 675, Xiaomi has announced that it will launch a smartphone based-on the same chipset soon. Further, it includes X12 LTE modem with 600Mbps download speeds and 3x carrier acceleration, Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2×2 with MU-MIMIO, tri-band and Bluetooth 5.0.

Tech ‘Devil May Cry 5’ fans in Japan get insane $8,000 bundle
Author: 0 ‘Devil May Cry 5’ fans in Japan get insane $8,000 bundle

Finally, there's a ¥600,000 ($5,300) edition for V - DMC5's third and most mysterious playable character - and his, uh, sleeveless robe thing. The costumes are only the tops, no other parts will be included with your purchase. You also get the game as well, of course, so around $60 will go toward that. It seems that each bundle comes with three pieces of artwork and a copy of the game for either PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, so the bulk of the cost definitely comes from the jacket.

Tech 'No Free to Play in 2018'
Author: 0 'No Free to Play in 2018'

Fortnite is available now on PS4, PC, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch ad iOS and Android devices. At present, these aren't ready, and while Save the World has grown since launch in July 2017, "scaling up for the legions of player heroes who will be joining the fight is key to providing an excellent experience".

Tech Red Dead Redemption 2 Confirmed to Come on Two Discs
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Confirmed to Come on Two Discs

Unfortunately, though, the retailer has confirmed that the listing was only a placeholder and not confirmation of a PC version. That's a common placeholder date used by retailers, but it signals that the game might launch on PC sometime next year.

Tech Apple to Unveil iPad, MacBook Laptop Overhauls on Oct. 30
Author: 0 Apple to Unveil iPad, MacBook Laptop Overhauls on Oct. 30

Check them out here. This time around, however, the event will be held on the other side of the country at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House , on 30 October in NY. Apart from the iPhone, Apple has already refreshed its new MacBook Pro lineup with the latest 8th gen Intel Core processors. Apple's last iPad Pro was released back in 2017.

Tech A look at Master Trainers in Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee
Author: 0 A look at Master Trainers in Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee

The trainers will only battle Pokemon of their chosen species - so you'll have to bring a Charizard to challenge the Charizard Master or a Blastoise to challenge the Blastoise Master. "Well you know in general, I always want to be kind of facing new challenges and trying to you know, do new things with Pokémon ". Because these Master Trainer battles are true tests of you and your Pokemon's strength, neither you nor the Master Trainer will be able to use items during the match.