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Honor 7X to be unveiled next week

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This phone will be available exclusviely on Amazon.in starting 12PM on 7th December. The "to-be" launched Honor 7X is the successor to the Honor 6X . But appetite, even with basic saturation, looks to be growing and Huawei's online-only brand in the country, Honor, is on the rise on that front. It was part of the "Make in India" initiative that Huawei Honor has taken a keen interest and significant part in. Read More »

Andy Rubin reportedly left Google after 'inappropriate' relationship

But according to The Information , an investigation into an "inappropriate relationship " Rubin had with a woman junior to him was the catalyst for him leaving the company. It is rather surprising that the creator of Android doesn't work at Google. Essential did not specify when exactly the leave started or when employees had been told of Rubin's absence. Read More »

Amazon Readies Alexa for Business

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Here's some examples of things you can ask Alexa when you've linked up your account. An update to Amazon Echo's Alexa computer assistant now allows Alexa to interact with Destiny 2 , and answer questions as if it itself was a Ghost from the game. Read More »

Jim Beam releases world's first intelligent bourbon decanter

The unit does rely on 3G service which will be available for six months. Evidently, if JIM is real and you do get hold of one, then it looks like it is going to lose its smart functionality rather quickly. Ask it the best way to drink bourbon and it'll reply in a convincing Southern accent, "Any damn way you please". Jim Beam dubbed it "the first drinkable wearable". Read More »

PlayStation Plus December 2017 Free Offerings Include Some Truly Awful Games

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Though it might seem like November passed by in a blur, there is one upside to the end of the month getting here quickly: it's nearly time for a fresh batch of PlayStation Plus games. On the PS3 side, PlayStation Plus members can pick up Syberia Collection and Xblaze: Lost Memories . November is a huge month for Sony and PlayStation, with the company's earnings getting pumped up by Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. Read More »

Instagram is finally testing a 'regram' button among other new features

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Currently, when users want to share each someone's post, they have to either save the image and post it on via their own Instagram account, or use apps designed for this goal, such as Regram. Searching for and including GIFs in posts and Stories is also now being tested and appears to be powered by Giphy . The latest feature that the company rolled out was 'Remix '. Read More »

Final Fantasy 15 update will add character swapping

Next year will also feature the release of at least three DLC episodes, and one of them will focus on Ardyn, Final Fantasy XV's antagonist. Ignis' DLC Episode hasn't come out yet, so it looks like players will be able to use him in the update without having to pay for the additional content. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 appears at TENAA ahead of launch

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As mentioned previously, the Redmi 5A is an update to the Redmi 4A launched earlier this year. Still, there are few minor upgrades to Xiaomi's latest offering. The Redmi 4A came with a 3,120mAh battery, while this year's model only offers a 3,000mAh one. That comes out to just $77, making the Redmi 5A Xiaomi's most affordable handset to date. Read More »

Wingsuit flyers jump from Jungfrau and land inside a plane

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While flying at huge speeds, they managed to land inside the door of a Pilatus Porter aircraft - a door measuring just 1.6m wide by 1.25m high. When you're in the plane and you see your friend flying closer and closer, it's incredible. During the stunt itself they were able to communicate with the plane's pilot. Their latest project is called A Door In The Sky and saw them BASE jump from one of Europe's highest peaks and into a plane while it was flying at altitude. Read More »

World first for new Infiniti QX50

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The latest crossover that is built on an entirely new platform while remaining true to the design of QX50 Concept and QX Sport Inspiration features a stunning design as well as unrivaled interior space. The QX50's new internal combustion power plant, coming at a time when many auto companies are focusing more energy on hybrid and electric technologies, "will extend the functional life span of gasoline engines", one analyst said. Read More »

New York Giants QB Eli Manning near tears after demotion

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The network bigwig was out in Los Angeles with broadcasting legend Al Michaels, who said, "Eli will have a future a lot of places, wherever he wants". "Coach McAdoo told me I could continue to start while Geno and Davis are given an opportunity to play", Manning said. "Eventually they were going to start working in Davis and I thought I was just starting and playing to keep a streak alive and I didn't think that was the right thing". Read More »

Lexus LX 570 drops $5000 in new 2-row trim

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The extended body of the RX L also means boot capacity has increased over the standard model's 453-litre load bay, but Lexus hasn't said by how much. Meanwhile, Lexus shrinks the seating in its biggest utility vehicle with a new 2-row variant of the LX announced here. On the complete opposite of things, if you need more cargo space in the massive LX 570 , Lexus will happily rip the third-row out to give your knick-knacks some breathing room. Read More »

Waze gains support for HOV lanes, motorcycles and voice activation

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Waze has a number of measures to reduce distractions and keep your eyes on the road ahead, but there has been one inescapable distraction: you usually have to touch the screen to get things done. If you're driving a fuel-efficient auto, go to Settings, tap Navigation, and select Vehicle Type. The feature is now supported in Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, ... Read More »

Lincoln Nautilus SUV packs luxury and safety tech galore

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And we further applaud the promises that all letters-only names will be phased out. Lincoln is bringing in a lot of attention from the customers. Perhaps this is a sign of things to come for Ford's luxury brand, as it phases out "MK" vehicle names and replaces them with journey-themed names. Read More »

Google keeps word, fixes burger emoji

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The latest Android 8 .1 Oreo Developer Preview 2 comes with a handful of tweaked emojis, including the burger emoji, which now has the cheese slice on top of the patty instead of below. This was, supposedly, the very step, which lead the designers and developers to reverse their design decision. The burger emoji isn't the only beloved food and drink item Google's upgrading. Read More »

Ricky Aguayo, FSU Frat Fight Video from 2016 Released by TMZ

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The fraternity brothers heckled him about the missed kicks as he walked by their house and then several of them rushed off the porch and attacked Aguayo. Witnesses who were driving by during the fight said they had to stop because the ruckus spilled into the street. This time around, Aguayo made his only field goal attempt and was 5-for-5 on extra points in the Seminoles' easy 38-22 win over the Gators on Saturday. Read More »

Here Is Snapchat's 'Disruptive' New Redesign

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Snap , which owns the app, said it'll make the update available to a " small percentage " of users at first. Unlike Facebook , Snap employees will approve everything that appears in its content feed. As for the page to the right of the viewfinder, this is being dubbed as the "Discover" page. In addition to separating people and brands, it's creating a true algorithmic feed on the friends page for the first time. Read More »

Microsoft plans upgrade for Redmond headquarters

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This project represents a significant investment by the company, will involve roughly 2,500 construction and development jobs, and will take five to seven years to complete. Microsoft plans to move all cars to an underground parking facility and is designing the campus entirely around pedestrians and bikes. "We've focused on the cultural transformation of the company". Read More »

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 officially fastest saloon round the 'Ring

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Using a slight loophole, the Leaping Cat claimed to have pounced into the record books today, claiming blistering 7:21.23 time around the Nordschleife in its XE SV Project 8. Cast that aside and Jag's Project 8 is essentially the quickest saloon auto ever around the 'Ring, taking 11 seconds out of the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio (and matching the pace of an independently lapped Ferrari 488 GTB ) in the process. Read More »

Now No Need To Leave Chats To Play YouTube Videos

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In the latest update, the platform has added two new features which allow the users to watch YouTube videos without leaving a conversation and record audio without holding the record button. Now when you receive a YouTube link and click on it, the video will open within the app itself and float on the window. We were also not able to replicate the built-in player or PiP on the latest version of the iPhone app, but, the voice message recording lock is there. Read More »

HDMI 2.1 Officially Releases, Makes Way For 10K Video

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The specification is available as of today to all HDMI 2.0 adopters. The spec also supports Dynamic HDR, which ensures that video being played constantly maintains ideal values for depth, detail, brightness, contrast and wide color gamuts, with adjustments being made on a granular, frame-by-frame basis. Read More »

Oxford strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Freedom of the City

In September, an Oxford college removed a portrait of Suu Kyi from public display and placed it in storage. A statement on Monday said that on first receiving the Freedom Ms Suu Kyi had represented Oxford's "values of tolerance of nationalism". Read More »

Rise & Fall expansion announced for Civilization VI

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Civilizations can now go through Dark Ages, Golden Ages, as well as Heroic Ages, with each age giving cultures various challenges to overcome and bonuses to make use of. Civilization VI has some huge changes on the way-and that's before we've even mentioned the "nine new leaders and eight new civilizations " to be unveiled as the February release date draws near. Read More »

Accept my sympathy over loss of senior APC member, Buhari tells Oyegun

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Abubakar defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday but did not state his next political move. "This hope has now been dashed", Atiku said in the letter. The former vice-president was one of those who contested the party's presidential ticket ahead of the 2015 general elections and lost to Buhari. "The three senators from the state are APC, even the House of Representatives, including Adamu Kamale, who recently moved to the APC". Read More »

14-Year Old Video Game Cheater Sued, Mom Defends Him

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The studio says it has taken the step because the boy declined to remove a YouTube video he published which promoted how to use the software. Epic also alleges that the pair are staff members of this site. Game developers often try to mitigate the effectiveness of cheaters by closing loopholes and patching up bugs that can be taken advantage of by unscrupulous players. Read More »

Featured Stock for Investors: Amazon.com, Inc

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The stock of Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) earned "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, October 11. On Wednesday, June 28 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Buy". Van Hulzen Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 1,584 shares. The institutional investor held 13,335 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $12.91M, up from 11,790 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Google's lightweight YouTube Go app is out of beta

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Now, Google has apparently decided that the app is stable enough to deserve ditching that beta label. An Android Authority reader has reported receiving a questionnaire which describes a handset with a number of YouTube-focused features, such as one called " YouTwist ", which would throw up a grid of suggested YouTube videos when you turn your phone to landscape orientation. Read More »

Ubisoft's New Game Ode is Unapologetically Calm

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While Ubisoft is done with AAA releases for the year, the French company still has some games up their sleeve to cap off 2017. " Ode lets you experiment in open environments where everything reacts to you". Ode is available today, November 27 on Uplay PC worldwide. The teams throughout Ubisoft's worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, ... Read More »

YouTube's battery drain problem on iOS devices is now fixed

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It was also not just restricted to those who updated to the newest iOS 11 . One Twitter poster, for example, said his iPhone X battery life dropped by 20 percent in 30 minutes. They also advised users to use the Youtube website on their browsers to watch videos as they work on resolving the problem. It is clear that YouTube consumes battery at a higher speed than any other task or app in your smartphone or iPad but this much drain of 50% battery in less than an hour of YouTube is not a ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T New Lava Red Colour Announced

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The OnePlus 5T was made available to buy in India on Tuesday, November 28. There is Rs 1500 instant discount on the purchase of the smartphone via HDFC Bank debit and credit cards. In case you were in a cave all this while and did not know what the spec sheet of the OnePlus 5T looks like, here is a brief lowdown. Globally, on November 21, OnePlus 5T , broke launch day sales record and in just 6 hours became the company's fastest selling device. Read More »

IPhone X gets fooled by mask again

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Now the company that unlocked the handset with the mask, a security firm called Bkav from Vietnam have created a new mask to unlocked the iPhone X. The new mask was made using a 3d printer. The video also showcases the entire FaceID enrollment process. "About 2 weeks ago, we recommended that only very important people such as national leaders, large corporation leaders, billionaires, etc. Read More »

Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview 2 released for Nexus and Pixel devices

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There isn't a ton of new stuff in 8.1, but there is one big update coming for Pixel 2 owners: support for the phone's " Visual Core ", an imaging chip Google included but wasn't ready to activate at launch. According to the blog post, the company has added "targeted enhancements" to Oreo platform including a number of enhancements for the "Android Go" environment and Neural Networks API. Read More »

Ben Stokes heading for New Zealand to visit family

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Reports out of Sky Sports UK suggest the New Zealand-born star is on a plane to Christchurch to spend time with his family and practice ahead of his imminent Ashes call-up. The news of Stokes' movements come in the wake of another embarrassing saga for the European Central Bank, folowing the revelation that Jonny Bairstow "headbutted" Cameron Bancroft, the Australia opener, on a night out in Perth at the start of the Ashes tour. Read More »

Destiny 2 Free Trial Arrives Tomorrow on Consoles and PC

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As of Sunday, the system has been removed from Destiny 2 though players were once again up in arms after noticing that the experience needed to earn a bright engram was quietly doubled from 80,000 to 160,000 in the same patch. Bungie assures that it'll be keeping an eye on and subsequently reviewing XP data to make sure the XP changes "meet our expectations, as well as yours". Read More »

Samsung's use of graphene in batteries makes charging five times faster

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So Samsung's smart folks have worked to have the graphene battery tech remain stable at 60 degrees Celsius, thereby avoiding getting too hot and bothered. Samsung to unveil Micro-Led TV Technology at CES 2018 - 11/27/2017 09:06 AMSamsung Electronics is expected to showcase micro-LED based TVs next year. Read More »

Amazon Sumerian For Building Virtual Environments

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Developers can use Sumerian to build apps for mobile devices, head-mounted displays, and web browsers. Sumerian is launching in preview today , with the ability to create 3D scenes for Oculus , HTC Vive , and iOS devices . Amazon Sumerian is integrated with Amazon Lex and Amazon Polly, which provide automatic speech recognition (ASR), natural language understanding (NLU), and text-to-speech capabilities. Read More »

Tag: Galaxy A8 2018 specifications

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It seems the upcoming Galaxy A8 (2018) may come with a dual selfie camera setup. Considering the original Galaxy J5 Prime was launched past year, there's a high chance the new model will make its debut by the end of 2017. The Galaxy Tab A 8.0 builds on the Galaxy design legacy, featuring a refined look and feel with a sleek, metal body and smooth rounded edges, making it comfortable to hold. Read More »

Destiny 2 December Update's Economy Changes Teased by Bungie

Well then you're not alone, as Destiny 2 players caught a whiff of something in the XP air, and it didn't exactly smell kosher. Players will see XP gains across all formats consistently, with no interference on the user interface. Look, I understand the intent of the system: Keep the game balanced and avoid players abusing any stages (ala Destiny 1's Warmind level which could power-level a character easily thanks to hordes of Thralls) for quick experience gains. Read More »

Oppo F5 6GB RAM Variant Goes on Sale in India: Price, Specifications

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OPPO Malaysia has yet to reveal the official price and actual availability, but the price is definitely higher than the standard F5 that carries an RM1,298 price tag. With an edge-to-edge screen as well as a decent 16MP rear camera, the phone offers a lot for just under RM1300, making the fight for the midrange bezel-less crown pretty fierce. Read More »

Amazon Echo Show - the first Echo with a display

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It's a hands-free, voice-controlled device that uses Amazon's voice assistant Alexa to play music, control smart home devices, provide information, read the news, set alarms and more. "Amazon boasts the newest Fire HD 8 with 8" display can run on 12 hours of battery life, improved RAM at 1.5GB (50% more than Fire 7), and packs 50% more RAM than its predecessors. Read More »

In the Network appeared renderings of the smartphone Oppo A79 Full HD

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The device features nearly similar design like Oppo R11s , but it varies in the aspects of specs. On the software front, the phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.2 on top. Moreover, the device ships with facial recognition technology, which enables you to unlock the phone in a secured manner. On the connectivity front, the device support 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, USB-Type C, GPS, GLONASS and dual-SIM support. Read More »

Game recap: Los Angeles Rams 26, New Orleans Saints 20

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Goff, who lost to the Saints previous year in his rookie season, completed 28-of-43 attempts for 354 yards. "Not necessarily a must-win, but a game that's going to give us a lot moving forward". On a day that had the Rams most productive offensive weapon, receiver Robert Woods , on the sideline nursing a shoulder injury, LA got the depth chart involved finding names that typically are only mentions on Sunday. Read More »

Small business Saturday encourages people to shop local

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The holiday shopping deals continued today with Small Business Saturday . "You get to know people on a personal level". Last year, Cyber Monday was the "biggest day in the history of US e-commerce", as consumers spent $3.45 billion online that day, setting a new record and jumping 12 percent from the previous year, according to Adobe Digital Insights. Read More »

Walmart Cyber Monday 2017: Best Deals On 4K TVs

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Deal Tomato participates in affiliate programs including the Amazon Associates program and earns income by providing links to Amazon.com and other websites. In 2016 an estimated 52% of shoppers went online to shop for Black Friday weekend, according to data from the NRF Survey. When does Argos' Black Friday sale end? Many outlets will extend their opening times today to give shoppers more time to find a bargain, with others choosing to stretch their sales over the entire Black Friday ... Read More »

New video with gameplay Sea of Thieves

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Then the number of people wishing to try out the game in the hundreds and reached thousands over the year this number has increased 200 times. All current Insiders will also be eligible to play Sea of Thieves in its final moments of the Technical Alpha. Read More »

Black Friday 2017: SNES Classic Mini back in stock in the UK

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If you asked me "Nadia, what's the best gift you can give someone that's not a real-live bio-engineered Pokémon of some kind", I'd say "Probably the SNES Classic Edition ". But on Saturday, Best Buy is going to make a ton of customers very happy when it gets more SNES Classics in stock at around 1,000 retail stores across the United States. Read More »