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HTC reportedly working on a new mid-range smartphone featuring Edge Sense HTC reportedly working on a new mid-range smartphone featuring Edge Sense
- July 05, 2017

Apparently, the Taiwanese tech giant has plans to unveil a new budget phone codenamed HTC Ocean Life . If you thought the HTC U11's Edge Sense was just a one-off gimmick, think again - a new rumor suggests the company is not only doubling down on the new technology, but will actually be equipping an upcoming mid-ranger with it. (more...)
Researchers Discovered What Made Ancient Roman Concrete So Strong Researchers Discovered What Made Ancient Roman Concrete So Strong
- July 05, 2017

Theirs was created with volcanic ash, lime and seawater, taking advantage of a chemical reaction Romans may have observed in naturally cemented volcanic ash deposits called tuff rocks. And the study suggests the ancient recipe could help modern builders create structures to stand the test of time - while reducing global warming. The crystals have platy shapes that strengthen the cementing matrix. (more...)
Indian cinemas shut in tax protest Indian cinemas shut in tax protest
- July 04, 2017

GST expert Pritam Mahure said, "GST is introduced for uniformity and thus temptation to increase revenue through taxes should be best avoided". However, in the case of entertainment tax, GST Council has been given the powers to impose additional tax over and above GST. (more...)
Sledgehammer Games: Call of Duty: WWII Is Not Coming To Nintendo Switch Sledgehammer Games: Call of Duty: WWII Is Not Coming To Nintendo Switch
- July 04, 2017

The shocking revelation was initially made by #Sledgehammer Games' co-founder Michael Condry during E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo). Sledgehammer Games will not be making a port specifically for the video game . This should leave no doubt about CoD: WW2's future on the Nintendo Switch , basically there isn't one. Other games such as The Witness and Tekken 7 have also followed the same protocol. (more...)
Sony Removes PS4 YouTube Video For BioWare's Anthem That Showed Xbox Buttons Sony Removes PS4 YouTube Video For BioWare's Anthem That Showed Xbox Buttons
- July 04, 2017

Anthem looks very similar to Bungie's Destiny , but with BioWare behind the shooter, players may expect a heavy focus on storytelling. It's no surprise that Xbox One X stole the show at E3 2017 a couple of weeks ago. As spotted by Eurogamer, fans pointed out that the Xbox One controller buttons were actually edited over by the PlayStation buttons. But, on the plus side, for anyone considering picking up an Xbox One X and a copy of Anthem , you'll know exactly what to expect. (more...)
Asus ZenFone 4 Max with Dual Rear Cameras, 5000mAh battery Announced Asus ZenFone 4 Max with Dual Rear Cameras, 5000mAh battery Announced
- July 04, 2017

So, the other Zenfone 4 models are also expected to come as two variants. There will be 16/32 GB internal memory. The new Asus smartphone has been launched in Russian Federation, and it also sports dual rear cameras . The phone also has 8 megapixels front camera that can capture 140° selfie panoramas. It comes with 10W charger that takes 4 hours to charge this battery . (more...)
Activision Teases That More Crash Bandicoot Games Could Happen Activision Teases That More Crash Bandicoot Games Could Happen
- July 04, 2017

In an interview with GI.biz, Hirshberg said "We know there's a vocal fanbase that wanted that to come back". If so, let us know what you think! So far, we are seeing some real passion for it, so that could lead to other things . The remake has already proven popular, delivering the promised nostalgia to the original fans of the series. The game is a complete remaster of the first 3 Crash Bandicoot games that were initially released for the PS1. (more...)
Moto X4 To Feature Dual Rear Cameras, Leak Reveals Moto X4 To Feature Dual Rear Cameras, Leak Reveals
- July 04, 2017

There is no matter in the screen size because Moto M also came up with the same size. Hence, we could credibly take it from him that the new Moto X4 would flaunt a 5.2-inch Full HD display, rendering a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. (more...)
Nubia N2 Appears On Amazon India, Launching On July 5 Nubia N2 Appears On Amazon India, Launching On July 5
- July 04, 2017

Here is the complete information regarding the Nubia N2 . A Camera built to capture beauty in the blink of an eye Launching on 5 July. The smartphone was announced back in March alongside the Nubia M2 and M2 Lite. Android 6.0 Marshmallow runs the Nubia UI (User Interface). On the photography front, the new Nubia N2 comes with 13MP rear camera with SONY IMX 258 sensor, f2.2 aperture, flash light, PDAF and blue glass IR filter. (more...)
No assignment of gender to a baby in British Columbia No assignment of gender to a baby in British Columbia
- July 04, 2017

Doty wished to omit the baby's gender so they can determine their own gender when they are older, BBC reported. Doty gave birth to Searyl in a friend's home in November, so no " gender inspection" was done by a hospital. The province did issue a health card card for the infant, which included a "U" for access to medical care. Two other Canadian provinces are now deliberating over whether to offer the option of documents with a third non-binary category. (more...)
Tesla chief Elon Musk announces first production model of Model 3 Tesla chief Elon Musk announces first production model of Model 3
- July 04, 2017

Tesla shares will fall within the next year to $165, a 46 percent drop from where the stock closed in April at $308.03 a share, according to BofA research analyst John Murphy . The deliveries will continue to increase as production is expected be on the highest side and will touch a massive number of 20,000 cars by December. (more...)
Andy Murray into Wimbledon second round
- July 04, 2017

ANDY MURRAY SAYS he will be fit to defend his men's singles title at Wimbledon following a recent hip injury. "I think that was probably the most important game of the whole match when Andy started his championship", he added. All that held up Murray were two brief rain delays, but he did not allow his momentum to be disrupted and eased to victory in an hour and 44 minutes, setting up a second-round clash with German-Jamaican Dustin Brown . (more...)
SpaceX Dragon cargo craft splashes down in Pacific Ocean SpaceX Dragon cargo craft splashes down in Pacific Ocean
- July 04, 2017

SpaceX said: "After a month-long stay at the International Space Station, Dragon will return to Earth on Monday, July 3 with more than 4,000 pounds of cargo and research materials for NASA". The company's 12th cargo mission is set for launch August 10 from the Kennedy Space Center. The idea is to drastically reduce the price of spaceflight by creating hardware - rocket boosters, spacecrafts, etc. (more...)
Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- July 04, 2017

Its last month's stock price volatility remained 1.82% which for the week approaches 2.64%. About shares traded. Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG) has declined 27.51% since July 3, 2016 and is downtrending. 499,307 were reported by Ameriprise. On a consensus basis, analysts are projecting EPS growth of 11.27% for next year and have a $29.60 one year price target on the stock. (more...)
Amazon Celebrates Its Birthday With Amazing Sales Only On Amazon Prime Day! Amazon Celebrates Its Birthday With Amazing Sales Only On Amazon Prime Day!
- July 04, 2017

Get £1 back by opting for No-Rush Delivery if you don't need your new bargain straight away. Cut and paste the URL (web address) of a particular Amazon item into the Camelcamelcamel search engine and they will tell you what's the lowest price the item has ever sold at. (more...)
Lenovo's Moto X4 will reportedly come to Project Fi in Q4 2017 Lenovo's Moto X4 will reportedly come to Project Fi in Q4 2017
- July 03, 2017

In the statement that came in response to a plea made by a Project Fi on Twitter for the service to unveil low-priced smartphones that can work with the service, the MVNO said that the device in question will be a mid-tier handset made in conjunction with one of Google's partner OEMs. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 Might Forgo In-Display Touch ID Says KGI Analyst Apple iPhone 8 Might Forgo In-Display Touch ID Says KGI Analyst
- July 03, 2017

It also repeats the heavily reported rumor that Apple is set to ditch the Home button altogether, with its functionality now being introduced to its OLED display. Instead, the iPhone will include 3-D sensing for facial recognition and "improved selfie quality". The third is expected to have a 5.2-inch or 5.8-inch OLED screen with an "all-new design". (more...)
Everton spree continues with capture of £5.2m Sandro Everton spree continues with capture of £5.2m Sandro
- July 03, 2017

The attacker has been heavily linked with a move to Goodison Park this summer amid speculation that the former Barcelona youngster had a release clause of just £5.1m at Malaga . The Spain Under-21s global has been closing in a switch to Goodison Park in recent weeks, despite spending time at the European Under-21 Championships in Poland. (more...)
NASA unveils plan to defend Earth from asteroids NASA unveils plan to defend Earth from asteroids
- July 03, 2017

NASA approved a move from concept development to the preliminary design phase on June 23. NASA is developing the first-ever mission that will deflect a near-Earth asteroid, and help test the systems that will allow mankind to protect the planet from potential cosmic body impacts in the future. (more...)
Nifty rallies 94 pts, investors cheer GST rollout Nifty rallies 94 pts, investors cheer GST rollout
- July 03, 2017

The stock rose 6 per cent or 19 points on the BSE to reach 343 level. The 30-share index, after soaring 337 points to touch a high of 31,258.33 at the outset, let go of some gains and traded at 31,069.20, up 147.59 points, or 0.48 per cent. (more...)