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Middle-earth-: Shadow of War Will Have Microtransactions Middle-earth-: Shadow of War Will Have Microtransactions
- August 07, 2017

The microtransactions will be added via Shadow of War's new marketplace which will allow players to purchase Loot Chests and War Chests with Middle-earth's in-game currency, Mirian, earned from playing the game as well as real money. During the livestream, where this was all announced, they had no information about how much real-world money that premium currency would cost. What can I get with Gold? Within Loot Chests , players will find weapons and armor, as well as XP Boosts , ... (more...)
Asus ZenFone AR: Now available from Amazon for $599 Asus ZenFone AR: Now available from Amazon for $599
- August 06, 2017

The Zenfone AR is said to be the world's first smartphone to come with Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual reality (VR) in one device. The Zenfone 3 Zoom is already available in the market but people were eagerly waiting for the next device, i.e. (more...)
Facebook's troubled Stories feature is coming to the desktop Facebook's troubled Stories feature is coming to the desktop
- August 06, 2017

According to TechCrunch , the implementation of Stories that some people are seeing on Facebook's website is a test ahead of a "wider rollout" that will take place soon. Facebook itself has added Stories to Instagram, Messenger, and its flagship app. Although Instagram Stories have been a huge hit, WhatsApp Status - a story-like feature on the messaging service - as well as Stories feature on Facebook failed to garner much response. (more...)
Respawn Reinvests in Titanfall and More Content is on Its Way Respawn Reinvests in Titanfall and More Content is on Its Way
- August 06, 2017

Despite the poor timing of Titanfall 2 , Zampella promises that there is more Titanfall on the way and that they aren't going to give up on it just because it didn't sell as well as it should have. However, Zampella also acknowledged that sales should have been stronger. So yeah, Titanfall 2 kinda had a hard time standing up to the competition but it was a great game. (more...)
Cyber expert who stopped 'WannaCry' attack arrested in US Cyber expert who stopped 'WannaCry' attack arrested in US
- August 05, 2017

Such malware infects web browsers then captures usernames and passwords when an unsuspecting user visits a bank or other trusted location. The arrest was made because on an indictment filed in a U.S. When released on bail, MalwareTech is prohibited from accessing the Internet, must wear a Global Positioning System tracker, and must not contact the unnamed co-defendant mentioned in the FBI's indictment. (more...)
Balakrishna slaps assistant on the sets of his 102nd film Balakrishna slaps assistant on the sets of his 102nd film
- August 05, 2017

The video sent shock waves across industry and made everybody wonder about the behavior of a star of such stature. In fact, the actor has been part of several controversies. Legend actor is creating a new trend in Tollywood by introducing Social responsibility activities during the release of his 101st film " Paisa Vasool ". (more...)
The next Apple Watch will reportedly have LTE The next Apple Watch will reportedly have LTE
- August 05, 2017

It's not clear yet how a cellular plan would work with a cellular Apple Watch . The new "Series 3" smartwatch will allegedly be equipped with an LTE chip that will let it perform tasks without an iPhone in range. Apple has historically announced the latest version of the iPhone and Apple Watch during its annual September keynote. There was no mention of any wrist-based phone call functionality, à la Dick Tracy, so that type of phone-watch separation might still be left in the realm of comic ... (more...)
Unofficial Pixel XL 2 Case Compared With Pixel, Galaxy S8 Unofficial Pixel XL 2 Case Compared With Pixel, Galaxy S8
- August 05, 2017

The report mentions that the Pixel 2 will be manufactured by HTC, while the larger Pixel XL 2 will be put together by LG. We have seen Google doing wonders with the 2016 Pixel cameras and it seems that Google will be breaking the walls again to create new Imaging Standards with the Pixel 2 . (more...)
Spotify on Xbox rumors heat up
- August 05, 2017

Of course, this is all speculation at this point based on a single image, but many users have long asked for Spotify to bring their service to the Xbox One console. "PlayStation have gaming exclusivity", Murray Pannell, UK marketing director for Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, confirmed to Eurogamer at a preview of the app last week. (more...)
Google Stands Against the Android Crashing Applications Google Stands Against the Android Crashing Applications
- August 05, 2017

According to the Android Developers Blog , disgruntled consumers cite a lack of app stability and recurring bugs as reasons for leaving a negative review. For example, the company will take into account no-brainers such as app crashes, battery drain and the number of uninstalls that an app has. To counter this, Google, using its Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning is looking to persuade developers to enable apps with seamless functioning. (more...)
Lenovo To Ship The K8 Note With Stock Android Lenovo To Ship The K8 Note With Stock Android
- August 05, 2017

The move to the new Vibe Pure UI was also an attempt to reduce bloatware, and the company's latest decision to move to stock Android is once again driven by consumer demand. Beyond the K8 Note, all 2017 phones in Lenovo's K-series have been confirmed to be updated to Android O as soon as possible. However, after years of trying to refine and flawless this custom skin, Lenovo has made the decision to abandon it altogether in favor of stock Android. (more...)
Apple may launch the expected iPhone 8 in two different sizes Apple may launch the expected iPhone 8 in two different sizes
- August 05, 2017

It is believed that Apple will switch to OLED displays for all of its iPhone releases in 2019. According to Kuo, Samsung is now the only OLED panel supplier for Apple for both the front- and back-end manufacturing of the iPhone . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 image leaked by Evan Blass
- August 05, 2017

There's no mention of global market release dates for either the LG V30 or the Galaxy Note 8 though, so we'll have to wait and see how Samsung and LG handle that. Once this report came out, it caused people to wonder if Samsung would release theirs on the same day. Noted tipster Evan Blass of VentureBeat has spilled the beans on the final Galaxy Note 8 specifications. (more...)
GTA V just had its most successful three months ever GTA V just had its most successful three months ever
- August 04, 2017

Aside from that, you can check out the solar system, move swiftly in your buggy while exploring the moon, and even get to know new NPCs. Past Grand Theft Auto 5 mods have given players the chance to brush shoulders with popular animated characters Rick and Morty of Adult Swim's Rick & Morty, fly through space and explore various parts of Earth, the Moon, and Mars, and even play as Iron Man . (more...)
NASA Found an Exoplanet with a Stratosphere Made of Glowing Water NASA Found an Exoplanet with a Stratosphere Made of Glowing Water
- August 04, 2017

Of course, there can be layers in the upper atmosphere that also get hotter as they rise, but study co-author Dr. Tiffany Kataria tells Inverse that, "At the wavelengths used for these observations, we know we are sensitive to the lower atmosphere", which means that it had to be a stratosphere. (more...)
Weak services sector data, banks stocks drag equities lower Weak services sector data, banks stocks drag equities lower
- August 04, 2017

Data released during market hours revealed that the Nikkei India Services Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), a pointer to services output on a monthly basis, plunged to 45.9 in July, the lowest since September 2013, from June's eight-month high of 53.1. (more...)
MKBHD shows off non-functional RED Hydrogen phone prototypes MKBHD shows off non-functional RED Hydrogen phone prototypes
- August 04, 2017

Actually capturing that 4-View video will be more complex than just a single Android smartphone , however. The main one shown in the above video is a "fit and finish" model, without any internal components. The phone will also come with a headphone jack at the bottom through which it promises to deliver "expansive multi-dimensional audio". In the video MKBHD says it will be a super high-resolution display. (more...)
Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) Upgraded at BidaskClub Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- August 04, 2017

For the current quarter Nokia Corp (NYSE: NOK ) has high EPS estimates of $0.08 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.04. The company's stock had a trading volume of 5,115,810 shares. The original version of this piece can be read at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/08/03/nokia-corporation-nysenok-lifted-to-buy-at-bidaskclub-updated-updated.html. (more...)
Motorola goes offline; to open 50 stores by March 2018 Motorola goes offline; to open 50 stores by March 2018
- August 04, 2017

Talking about the G5S, which is basically an upgrade of Moto G5 (launched in February this year), the device gets a 5.2 inch full HD IPS Display (little larger than its previous version). Bearing a fingerprint scanner at the front area, the handset also comes with onboard sensors including a proximity sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. (more...)
Facebook promises new fake news measures Facebook promises new fake news measures
- August 04, 2017

Facebook said it had taken similar factors into account in the past also to ensure people quickly see relevant stories to them. The News Feed will show the more web links that load faster and fewer stories to takes to time to open. But Facebook has said it doesn't want to be an "arbiter of truth", and has stopped short of full censorship. They utilize thousands of signals including comments and likes to identify the content is entering a user's news feed. (more...)