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Controversial Milwaukee County sheriff David Clarke resigns Controversial Milwaukee County sheriff David Clarke resigns
- September 01, 2017

In an email to The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Clarke said that "only someone with a political agenda would say this is plagiarism". On Sunday, President Trump promoted Clarke's book, "Cop Under Fire: Moving Beyond Hashtags of Race, Crime and Politics for a Better America". (more...)
Akpeyi out, Ezenwa to start in goal for Nigeria vs Cameroon Akpeyi out, Ezenwa to start in goal for Nigeria vs Cameroon
- September 01, 2017

But we won't sleep until then. The Group B rivals meet in Uyo on Friday and then in Cameroon's capital Yaounde three days later. "It is an important game for as a team, we know it's going to be hard, but we are prepared to beat Nigeria". (more...)
No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again: Everything We Know No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again: Everything We Know
- August 31, 2017

Hotline Miami is prominent in the trailer, so that's a shoo-in, but I wonder what other indie games will get in on this freaky collaboration? When Nintendo Switch was first revealed, they had Suda51 on hand to announce... In fact, the first No More Heroes , way back in 2007, was the last game Suda actually directed, with the exception of the recent remake of Grasshopper's 1999 sci-fi visual novel The Silver Case. (more...)
"No More Heroes" Returns on Switch with "Travis Strikes Again"
- August 31, 2017

Travis Strikes Again was officially revealed today with an announcement trailer during Nintendo's Nindies Showcase. Here's the description of the game that was given to us. publishing, and animation studio Shigorumi collaborating on the title. There was a new trailer and some more details, but the project still remains a bit of a mystery, especially with the intriguing details Nintendo dropped in today's livestream. (more...)
New Uber CEO confirms intent to WSJ New Uber CEO confirms intent to WSJ
- August 30, 2017

The Uber board of directors on Sunday chose Khosrowshahi as its next leader after about two months of searching, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter, but its problems are far from solved. Meg Whitman came tantalizingly close to scoring Uber's vacant CEO role this weekend, only to be passed over at the last minute in favor of rival candidate Dara Khosrowshahi of Expedia. (more...)
Amazon's Echoes Can Finally Sync Together to Play Music Like a Sonos Amazon's Echoes Can Finally Sync Together to Play Music Like a Sonos
- August 30, 2017

Along with the deal, Amazon's also offering up tips on how students can use Alexa's voice controls for music. A day after making its Whole Foods debut , the original Echo is no longer for sale from Amazon's site, a move that could indicate the imminent arrival of a new device. (more...)
Apple removes Iranian apps citing USA sanctions Apple removes Iranian apps citing USA sanctions
- August 26, 2017

In reaction to Apple's message, Azari Jahromi said the company's response is not precise. With a market of millions of iPhone users in the country, a cottage industry has sprung up creating apps relevant to Iranians-apps that are sold in App Stores in other locals and accessed by Iranians who have an Apple ID in those foreign locals. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Specs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Specs
- August 24, 2017

The Galaxy Note 8 has been a highly anticipated smartphone in the market. They are made from glass and metal, with curved backs and displays . Ultimately, Samsung blamed the phone's battery . It's not going to save you money, but it does increase the value and having two bundle options instead of one is ideal in case you already have a 360 camera . (more...)
Meizu Launches M6 Note as its First Snapdragon Powered Smartphone Meizu Launches M6 Note as its First Snapdragon Powered Smartphone
- August 24, 2017

The Meizu M6 Note will be on sale starting September 1st via official online store and from September 2nd through retail stores and other major online stores. Out of the box, the handset runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with Flyme OS 6 on top of it. The phone may get the Android Oreo update. The rear end sports a 12 megapixel camera which works in unison with another 5 megapixel camera to create the coveted Bokeh effect. (more...)
A list of devices that will receive Android Oreo A list of devices that will receive Android Oreo
- August 24, 2017

Just check out the list of phones in India that will get Android O update. Apart from these, nearly all the recent phones from the top brands will be receiving the Android Oreo update. Chinese phones have a heavily customized ROM, which makes it harder to push out the latest version of Android to its smartphones . It may be mentioned that OnePlus has confirmed Android 8.0 Oreo update for its OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T and the current flagship OnePlus 5 . (more...)
Who could Manchester United draw in the Champions League? Who could Manchester United draw in the Champions League?
- August 24, 2017

Sergio Escudero equalised for the hosts in the second half and Wissam Ben Yedder made it 2-1 on the night for the Spanish club with about 15 minutes left in regulation. "In the first half it was going fine but you can't rest in Europe, especially away from home, and it has given us a wee wake-up call but we are buzzing to get through". (more...)
Skyrim, Doom and Fallout 4 get VR release dates Skyrim, Doom and Fallout 4 get VR release dates
- August 24, 2017

Fortunately, this is not the case since Bethesda chose to confirm that Doom VFR, Fallout 4 VR and The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim VR will all come out before 2017 ends. However, it's coming out for both PlayStation VR and HTC Vive. Each game supports VR headsets and motion controllers - you'll literally throw fireballs in " Skyrim VR ", for instance. (more...)
Microsoft Offers Huge Xbox One X $200 Discount to Fans Microsoft Offers Huge Xbox One X $200 Discount to Fans
- August 23, 2017

Microsoft has launched a special edition of the Xbox One S Minecraft Edition Bundle for avid Minecraft players and collectors. To get your hands on Path of Exile's Xbox One release, go to the Xbox One store on your dashboard on or after August 24th at 2PM Pacific where it will be made available FREE for all Xbox One owners. (more...)
Gionee launches X1 with Android Nougat, priced at Rs 8999 Gionee launches X1 with Android Nougat, priced at Rs 8999
- August 23, 2017

Commenting on the launch, Alok Shrivastava, Director of Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India said, " Gionee has always been committed to amaze its customers with premium quality products at attractive prices". It comes with a price tag of Rs. 8,999 and will be sold via offline stores across the country. It looks like Gionee X1 will be competing against the rivals Xiaomi Redmi 4 and YU Yureka Black. (more...)
Top features, release date, device compatibility, and more
- August 22, 2017

Currently, this feature was rolled out for Android users and hoping to see Google video previews feature on other platforms as well. The company has posted the teaser video on its social media accounts which confirms that the name of Android 8 O will be reveled during Total Solar Eclipse . (more...)
Game of Thrones final season won't start shooting until October
- August 21, 2017

Apart from Game of Thrones , episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm upcoming season, as well as script summaries of Game of Thrones and one executive's emails had also been leaked by the hackers. Co-creator David Benioff revealed that " Game of Thrones " final season would be shorter than usual at the SXSW festival in March. Season 8 will consist of six episodes . (more...)
Coolpad to launch a new flagship smartphone on August 20 Coolpad to launch a new flagship smartphone on August 20
- August 21, 2017

In the new Coolpad Cool M7 is a 64 GB permanent and 4 GB of RAM. "We have always believed in launching products that start a trend in the market and Cool Play 6 is yet another victor from Coolpad ", James Du, Global CEO, Coolpad Group, told reporters. (more...)
Here's Where You Can Catch the Solar Eclipse in Chicago
- August 18, 2017

At 11 a.m., the Chicago Cubs' mascot, Clark, makes an appearance. The eclipse will start at 11:54 am. The block party kicks off with a "Mad Science" live show on stage at 10:30 a.m. Folks from Adler Planetarium will be handing out free eclipse glasses on Thursday in South Grant Park , "near the skate park", between 2 and 8 p.m. (more...)
BMW Z4 Roadster Concept Is Out and Looks Better Than Imagined BMW Z4 Roadster Concept Is Out and Looks Better Than Imagined
- August 18, 2017

Aside that imposing front grille, the headlights have been given an angrier look for a true shark-like face. At the rear, domes stretch out towards the back in order to integrate the rollover bars and give the roadster a sportier derriere . (more...)
Apple is reportedly investing $1 billion in original programming Apple is reportedly investing $1 billion in original programming
- August 17, 2017

The budget figure reported by the WSJ is about half of what HBO spent previous year, and is also around the same amount of what Amazon spent in 2013 when it announced it was going to create its own original shows , as pointed out by MacRumors . (more...)