• Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch
Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch

Players will take control of a group of soldiers defending against the Imperial army in battles that blends turn-based strategy and third-person gunplay. You step into the shoes of Commander Claude Wallace and his childhood friends. Valkyria composer Hitoshi Sakimoto is coming back to again do the music for Valkyria Chronicles 4 .

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  • OnePlus 5T launched - here's how much it will cost in India
OnePlus 5T launched - here's how much it will cost in India

What's sure to be a victor among existing fans and new customers, OnePlus has given the 5T the flavour of a high-end smartphone, at a price you can stomach. It comes with two rear cameras with portrait mode, video stabilisation and low light photography ability. It's not too big, and not too small. OnePlus default calibration is excellent, bala...

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  • OnePlus 5T
OnePlus 5T "confirmed" to cost the same as OnePlus 5

Some wireless charging pads are being marketed as offering up to 15 watts of power, that is if the smartphone is properly placed on the charging pad. For it to be convenient, the executive noted that a charging pad should be readily available to use wireless charging, which can be expensive.

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  • Twitter is giving everyone 280 characters
Twitter is giving everyone 280 characters

This change in the app was given to specific users to test how it would go over among English-speaking users and Twitter must have decided it went over well because on Tuesday it announced the change would be rolling out to all users. The change was made to give people more space to express themselves in certain languages where the company felt t...

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  • Apple's New iPhone Has a Frustrating Bug That's Driving People Crazy
Apple's New iPhone Has a Frustrating Bug That's Driving People Crazy

It's not a ideal fix, but it should do fine till Apple rolls out a permanent solution. Not surprisingly, the bug is frustrating many Apple users. The workaround involves using the autocorrect Text Replacement feature in iOS. The technical glitch comes at a bad time for Apple. Some iPhone users may have recently noticed their smartphone has a ...

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  • Amazon Releases $49.99 Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Without Alexa Voice Support
Amazon Releases $49.99 Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Without Alexa Voice Support

The remote it comes with lacks the microphone and the Alexa button. It's also available in over 100 new markets. What it doesn't provide is support for Alexa, Amazon's digital personal assistant. It supports Bluetooth 4.1 and 802.11 ac Wi-Fi, and can decode H.265 video, according to Android Police . From what I could gather, the Basic Editi...

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  • StarCraft II Is Going Free To Play Starting On November 14
StarCraft II Is Going Free To Play Starting On November 14

Now, the entirety of this aforementioned campaign can be played free of charge . It's a fantastic game, just be ready for some stiff competition if you decide to get serious about multiplayer. Valve saw a sizable uptick in players - and money - after making the aging Team Fortress 2 free-to-play, as well. "We spent a lot of time thinking a...

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  • Potential T-Mobile And Sprint Merger Falls Apart
Potential T-Mobile And Sprint Merger Falls Apart

Its wide portfolio and clout have made it a good fit to own and operate Sprint from above thus far, though that was not always the case; at one point, Masayoshi Son was very open about the fact that the company was losing money thanks to Sprint.

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  • Chipmaker Broadcom plans blockbuster bid for Qualcomm
Chipmaker Broadcom plans blockbuster bid for Qualcomm

Broadcom , which has a market value of $110 billion, just announced on Thursday that it's moving its headquarters to the U.S. from Singapore. The news, reported by Bloomberg today, would value Qualcomm shares at around $70, and investors immediately responded enthusiastically by sending Qualcomm stock up almost 14 percent in what Bloomberg sa...

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  • HTC U11+ Announced At A Price EUR 699
HTC U11+ Announced At A Price EUR 699

Getting the latest version is great but it's also an Android One phone, as the logo on the back shows. So HTC's new U11 Life phone isn't unique for removing the headphone jack - but it is unique for the solution it presents instead. The front-facing camera can record 1080P videos at 30fps. An 8MP camera sits on the front of the phone, w...

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  • Apple Earnings: iPhone Sales Up Even Before iPhone X Went On Sale
Apple Earnings: iPhone Sales Up Even Before iPhone X Went On Sale

Telstra consumer group managing director Vicki Brady said demand for this year's Apple smartphones together was "above previous iPhone launches" and the telco was working to secure new stock. The new iPhone also requires more sophisticated components to power the facial-recognition technology for unlocking the device. Apple forecast fiscal...

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  • Nintendo launches
Nintendo launches "legendary" Black Friday deals and more

Nintendo has wasted no time revealing some of its Black Friday offerings, and announced today two special bundles for Legend of Zelda fans. If your tastes skew a bit more old-school, there's also a $79.99 Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D Black Friday bundle that includes a 2DS system on which to play the game.

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  • Apple releases iOS 11.1 with more than 100 new emoji
Apple releases iOS 11.1 with more than 100 new emoji

Apple has rolled out new versions of its mobile operating systems for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple Watch . To close the App Switcher just use the Home button. Beyond the merriment of new emoji to play with, iOS 11.1 delivers an important patch for the worrying Krack Wi-Fi vulnerability . Some existing emoji have also been updated with more...

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  • Spelunky 2 Revealed at Paris Games Week
Spelunky 2 Revealed at Paris Games Week

You can get a taste of the action in Ultrawings VR in the official Paris Games Week trailer embedded below. Doing as much of the game as possible while carrying an eggplant was a whole thing, it's a long story. If you're wondering why this curious squib of an event happened at all then the answer then remember, remember the seventh of November, g...

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  • Huawei retains fragile lead in China smartphone shipments, Apple finally finds growth
Huawei retains fragile lead in China smartphone shipments, Apple finally finds growth

Huawei remains the top smartphone manufacturer in China, but the gap between the first, second and third-placed manufacturers is narrow, as Huawei, Oppo and Vivo took 19%, 18% and 17% market share respectively. The latest sign of trouble for the iPhone 8 comes from the largest smartphone market in the world : China. Mo feels the price tag ...

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  • Alleged match-fixing sparks controversy ahead of Blackcaps v India ODI
Alleged match-fixing sparks controversy ahead of Blackcaps v India ODI

The reporters asked Salgaonkar that two players want to bounce on the pitch and if it can be done, to which Salgaonkar replied, "It will be done". Pandurang Salgaoncar , the curator, was caught in a sting operation, conducted by India Today TV.

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  • Apple dismisses Bloomberg's report on Face ID downgrade
Apple dismisses Bloomberg's report on Face ID downgrade

However, there have been reports that more value-conscious iPhone buyers, seeing little obvious difference between the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 , are choosing to go with the cheaper iPhone 7. As more people pre-order, delivery times will likely lengthen as Apple's initial supply of iPhone X models is eaten up. "And clearly the more that you can l...

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  • WhatsApp testing group calling feature; Unsend, money transfer coming soon
WhatsApp testing group calling feature; Unsend, money transfer coming soon

It wouldn't have been hard for WhatsApp engineers to introduce the WhatsApp Group Voice Calling feature as Facebook already has a similar feature on Messenger. According to WABetaInfo , the messaging app is finally testing the " Delete for Everyone " feature. However, eager WhatsApp users can get their hands on this feature ahead of ev...

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  • The criminal cases against Harvey Weinstein
The criminal cases against Harvey Weinstein

The increasing number of allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has put the harassment of women into the spotlight. Weinstein's representative has denied the Oscar-winner had non-consensual sex with any woman. But I made a quiet promise to myself to never ever work with Harvey Weinstein ". In accordance with the Academy's esta...

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  • Garmin Speak Is A GPS Device With Amazon Alexa Built in
Garmin Speak Is A GPS Device With Amazon Alexa Built in

Okay, but there's already a world of mounts available for Sonos speakers. As with any always-powered device in your home with a microphone, it's worth at least being aware of the privacy implications, and Sonos has gone to great lengths to ensure this device is as private as possible.

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  • Up to 50% of Android devices impacted by WPA2 vulnerability
Up to 50% of Android devices impacted by WPA2 vulnerability

The full finding of vulnerabilities discovered will be made public by the KU Leuven team on November 1 at the ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security in Dallas. "We updated to protect customers as soon as possible, but as a responsible industry partner, we withheld disclosure until other vendors could develop and release updates".

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  • Resident Evil 7 DLC Trailer
Resident Evil 7 DLC Trailer

Not a Hero stars Chris Redfield . Resident Evil 7 sets a new course for the Resident Evil series as it leverages its roots and opens the door to a truly terrifying horror experience. The Gold Edition includes full gameplay and all 3 available DLCs ( Banned Footage Vol. 1 , Banned Footage Vol. 2 and End of Zoe ), thus forming a single a...

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  • Sublime New Aston Martin DB11 Volante Unveiled
Sublime New Aston Martin DB11 Volante Unveiled

The steering wheel is heated and the fabric roof-made up of eight insulating layers-has been tested to destruction, first in weather chambers and then in Death Valley and around the Arctic Circle. The 0-62mph sprint takes 4.1 seconds, with the auto accelerating on to a top speed of 187mph. Being based on the coupe's aluminum platform, the DB11 Vola...

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  • Why is Oculus making four different VR headsets?
Why is Oculus making four different VR headsets?

Oculus has been trying to find a "sweet spot" when it comes to the price and quality of a virtual reality headset. The virtual headset would be competing the brands by start of the year. The Gear VR headset and controller will set you back £119 in the United Kingdom and still requires a high-end smartphone for use. So, what's so special ab...

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  • Facebook will help investigators release Russian Federation ads, Sandberg tells Axios
Facebook will help investigators release Russian Federation ads, Sandberg tells Axios

In addition to the ads, Facebook will be handing over the pages they link to and supporting targeting data to Congress, Sandberg told Allen. Facebook had earlier turned over 3,000 Russian-linked ads to the intelligence committees but bristled at the notion of releasing them, citing the company's privacy policy .

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  • Google To Focus More On Offline Pixel 2 sales in India
Google To Focus More On Offline Pixel 2 sales in India

Both phones have mostly identical hardware, with the exception of the screen. Now Google Pixel 2 owners face a similarly frustrating future, but Google seems to be low on sympathy. Inevitably, Google's competitors will attempt to apply the same techniques to their phones. "I'd say the Pixel 1 is the last Google phone I'll own if this ho...

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  • Pick 6s fuel Jaguars in sloppy 30-9 upset over Steelers
Pick 6s fuel Jaguars in sloppy 30-9 upset over Steelers

For the Steelers to best all of those team, better play from Roethlisberger is a must. He has posted a quarterback rating above 87 once this season and has not thrown for more than 250 yards yet. On offense, all of the starting offensive linemen for this game played its entirety. Had good ones, too. His first game this season was the Pitts...

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  • Google Assistant will now support Spotify
Google Assistant will now support Spotify

The company also brought forward kid-friendly accounts for Home. Google has expanded the capabilities of the Google Home by introducing Voice Match. Once the user switches to the Voice II, a huskier AI assistant will be activated across the devices including iOS apps, Pixel phones or the Google Home speaker.

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  • Oil Change International Reacts to the Cancellation of Energy East
Oil Change International Reacts to the Cancellation of Energy East

Regarding the Energy East pipeline , Lisa Raitt , deputy leader of Canada's conservative opposition, called it a awful day for Canada and blamed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for not championing the nation-building project and the nation's energy sector.

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  • Sonic film shifts from Sony Pictures to Paramount
Sonic film shifts from Sony Pictures to Paramount

It's great to see big names like Deadpool director Tim Miller and Neal H. Moritz attached to the project. And few things kill any possible optimism for a Sonic film than "live-action/CGI hybrid". Fowler was the director of the 2005 Academy Award-nominated animated short film " Gopher Broke ", which was produced by Miller. In fact, the Archi...

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  • Sony announces subtly redesigned PS VR headset
Sony announces subtly redesigned PS VR headset

Today Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that the PlayStation VR will get a hardware update bringing some improvements to the cabling and to the processor unit. The packaging for the refreshed headset will also be slightly different, with a new product image that shows the changes. The new Sony PlayStation VR comes with updated PSVR...

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  • Boston Red Sox vs
Boston Red Sox vs

One Red Sox win or Yankees loss over the final two days and the division is Boston's . The Yankees will now host the AL wild-card game, while the Red Sox will continue battling Houston in the ALDS. Pedroia 2B 3. Benintendi LF 4. Chad Bettis picked up his second win since returning from testicular cancer, holding the NL West champs to one run ove...

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  • Long surviving Kashmiri terrorist killed at LoC
Long surviving Kashmiri terrorist killed at LoC

Najar, 39, who had been an active part of terror operations since 1999, was killed near Zorawar Post of Lachiproa in Uri . Qayoom was a resident of Sopore area of Baramulla district and was one of the longest surviving Kashmiri terrorist commanders carrying a bounty of Rs 10 lakh.

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  • Pep Guardiola provides update on Ilkay Gundogan's latest setback
Pep Guardiola provides update on Ilkay Gundogan's latest setback

The Daily Mail reports that Ilkay is hoping to return in just a week and is targeting the Chelsea fixtures for his comeback. Manchester City forward Leroy Sane was pleased to give Pep Guardiola a timely reminder of his talents with a match-winning display in the 2-1 EFL Cup victory at West Brom .

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  • Apple's iOS 11 has killed off almost 200000 old iPhone apps
Apple's iOS 11 has killed off almost 200000 old iPhone apps

We've moved well past the age of severely limited connections, even in a "third world" country like India. We're expecting a lot of things that are using AR Kit for no good reason other than because they can. And hey, be patient as it might take you about an hour to download the file. Apple iOS 11 is around 1.89GB in size, bad news for thos...

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  • Apple admits new watch has connectivity issues
Apple admits new watch has connectivity issues

Otherwise, the Apple Watch Series 3 looks and functions nearly exactly like its predecessors, albeit with a faster processor and a new altimeter sensor. Why is Apple Watch Series 3 connecting to unknown WiFi networks? Apple began taking preorders for the device last Friday. " Apple sells a lot of watch bands that clash with the red dot".

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  • Google launches new Tez payments app for India
Google launches new Tez payments app for India

Tez differs from the other mainstream mobile wallet in India, PayTM , by linking directly to users' bank accounts enabling them to make payments from those accounts. If your primary number is the one linked to your bank account, then you need to make sure the smartphone has that SIM inserted in it. Also, there is a different "Tez for Business"...

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  • Mueller Investigation Into Russian Facebook Ads May Be a Very Big Deal
Mueller Investigation Into Russian Facebook Ads May Be a Very Big Deal

Committees in both the House and Senate committees, like Mueller, are investigating Russia's role in the election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. Evidence has come to light in recent months that people connected to the Russian government used social networks and other media in various ways in attempts to sway public opinion in fav...

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  • Billboard hints, Google Pixel 2 coming on October 4
Billboard hints, Google Pixel 2 coming on October 4

Have you received a Pixel smartphone as a replacement for a faulty 6P? Google has also kickstarted its massive marketing campaign by also installing numerous billboards to tease the launch event which is about to occur. The Pixel and Pixel XL 2 were widely praised for their excellent cameras, and were consistently ranked near the top for ...

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  • Xiaomi's Mi Notebook Pro takes on Apple's Macbook
Xiaomi's Mi Notebook Pro takes on Apple's Macbook

Unfortunately, it doesn't look like Xiaomi plans to bring the Mi Notebook Pro to the United States (at this time). It comes with a fingerprint scanner which is embedded in the touchpad. The set of connectors of Mi Pro Notebook includes two USB Type-C and USB 3.0, one HDMI, a slot for three types of SD memory cards and a 3.5 mm audio Jack.

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  • IOS 11 leak reveals iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
IOS 11 leak reveals iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

On the other hand, all thanks to previous rumors and leaks that we are aware of the display, design , and OS information to a particular degree. The Apple iPhone 8 will also sport a bezel less display with more aspect ratio. Does it mean, Portrait Mode in the new iPhone will have flash support? According to 9to5Mac, iOS 11's latest l...

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  • When does the iPhone 8 come out?
When does the iPhone 8 come out?

The new biometric recognition feature is expected to accurately authenticate payments on Apple Pay. That decision, combined with an unsuccessful attempt to include Touch ID in the new display, has put production a month behind schedule, according to the paper.

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  • The most exciting new Android phone is… an Android One?
The most exciting new Android phone is… an Android One?

As for the rest of the story that has been leaked in various forms over the past weeks, this is what we are looking at. On the face of it, it is a great partnership considering Xiaomi is one of the most popular smartphone brands in India and Google has tried very hard to make Android One take off.

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  • Black Hole Discovered Near Heart Of The Milky Way
Black Hole Discovered Near Heart Of The Milky Way

The size of the hole classifies it as an intermediate-mass black hole ( IMBH ), considerably larger than a stellar black hole , which is formed by a collapsing star and has a mass only up to a few times that of the sun. The properties exhibited by the molecular cloud are being associated to gravitational kicks that are caused by invisible co...

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  • Amazon teams up with Microsoft to integrate Alexa with Cortana
Amazon teams up with Microsoft to integrate Alexa with Cortana

The New York Times reports that Microsoft and Amazon partnered in May past year, after Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos raised the idea with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at Microsoft's CEO summit. Now, you can use the Alexa app to create "groups" of Echo devices that you want to sync up. The update will be a major shift for Amazon Echo funct...

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  • Xbox One X is Microsoft's fastest-selling Xbox pre-order
Xbox One X is Microsoft's fastest-selling Xbox pre-order

The upcoming Xbox One X console is the best yet, packing 12GB of GDDR5 memory, a GPU capable of 6 TFLOPs of performance, and 320GB/sec of memory bandwidth. Microsoft's official store has already sold out, for example. "We're excited to see our loyal community of gamers get hands on with the console and to see everything that the most powerful c...

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  • Olympian David Torrence dies at 31
Olympian David Torrence dies at 31

Woke up from a nap only to hear David Torrence is dead. "Firefighters removed the male subject from the pool and he was pronounced deceased", said Sergeant Ben Hoster of the Scottsdale Police Department. David Torrence celebrates on the podium after placing second in the 5,000 meters during the 2015 Pan Am Games. Torrence was born in Okinawa...

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  • Modified Pixel Launcher Now Available With Android Oreo Features
Modified Pixel Launcher Now Available With Android Oreo Features

If you've ever looked at your smartphone and thought about how many of those various apps you actually use, the report's main findings are not very surprising. The aim of the certification is still the same, i.e.to ensure the security of the device with pre-installed Google apps and the Play Store . The new Android Oreo also comes with an Au...

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  • Game of Thrones Title in the Works from Bethesda? Possibly!
Game of Thrones Title in the Works from Bethesda? Possibly!

Will Bethesda's main RPG studio be working on the game? The developer is in the midst of porting Skyrim to the Nintendo Switch and VR along with Fallout 4 to the VR. Martin's Game of Thrones have plenty of things in common. In 2012, an action RPG simply called Game of Thrones was released by Atlus USA, but got a mixed reception from criti...

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  • SDK confirms Fitbit Ionic supports Windows Phone
SDK confirms Fitbit Ionic supports Windows Phone

The smartwatch bundles a battery that is layered inside the watch's body said to be able to offer four+ days of battery life (or 10 hours if the Global Positioning System in on or the device is streaming music). The display also features an ambient light sensor, allowing Ionic to adjust brightness as needed to suit environmental lighting cond...

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