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Saints Row studio Volition lays off more than 30 people Saints Row studio Volition lays off more than 30 people
- September 28, 2017

Those affected, it is claimed, include general manager Dan Cermak, who joined the company as vice president in 2003 following three years at Westwood Studios and 11 years at Strategic Simulations Inc. The studio was purchased by Deep Silver back in 2013 in the fire sale that followed THQ's demise. We're told that the studio isn't in danger of being closed, as the majority of the remaining developers have moved on to a new and exciting project, while some will continue to work on updates and ... (more...)
Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL leak suggests Dual Front Speakers Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL leak suggests Dual Front Speakers
- September 28, 2017

The previous versions also came at a premium; the Pixel (32GB) launched at around PHP33,177 (US$649) and the Pixel XL (32GB) at around PHP39,311 (US$769). That sucks, but how about no SIM card slot? The Pixel 2 XL will have an e-SIM card that will let users seamlessly switch between networks in the USA market. (more...)
Senate public hearing on Facebook will happen soon, intel chairman says Senate public hearing on Facebook will happen soon, intel chairman says
- September 28, 2017

House Science and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith asked the CEOs to file the information on ads, purchased by Russians , and any communications concerning ads. Mark Zuckerberg responded in kind, albeit not directly at the leader to attack him. Here's how it now appears: "'although Facebook representatives say the president did not single out Russian Federation specifically, '" a Washington Post spokeswoman told Fox News. (more...)
Apple iOS 11 battery and outlook problems: how to fix them Apple iOS 11 battery and outlook problems: how to fix them
- September 28, 2017

Since the new iOS rolled out in India this weekend, the major issues that are coming to the fore are the battery consumption of the iPhone. For the record, Apple users are quite used to it as whenever the new update jumps in battery starts to drain in a significant amount. (more...)
PlayStation Plus October 2017 Lineup Revealed, Features Metal Gear Solid V PlayStation Plus October 2017 Lineup Revealed, Features Metal Gear Solid V
- September 28, 2017

Phantom Pain is available on PlayStation 4 and is regularly priced at $26.99 CAD. Released in 2015, it is set a few years after "Ground Zeroes". Also in the lineup is the critically-acclaimed 2010 horror game " Amnesia ". You can look for the PS Plus games to go live starting this October. Sony's announcement comes with additional reminders, such as " That's You " leaving PS Plus on October 24. (more...)
China sees 'no winner' in a war on Korean peninsula China sees 'no winner' in a war on Korean peninsula
- September 28, 2017

Tensions have escalated since North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3, but the rhetoric has reached a new level in recent days with leaders on both sides exchanging threats and insults. China's fuel exports to North Korea fell in August, along with iron ore imports from the isolated nation, as trade slowed after the latest U.N. sanctions, but coal shipments resumed after a five-month hiatus, customs data showed on Tuesday. (more...)
BlackRock Inc. Buys 10593627 Shares of IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO) BlackRock Inc. Buys 10593627 Shares of IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO)
- September 28, 2017

Mutual of America Capital Management LLC raised its stake in IHS Markit by 20.0% in the 1st quarter. During last 3 month period, 4.23% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares. FT reports, The 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for IHS Markit Ltd have a median target of 48.00, with a high estimate of 52.00 and a low estimate of 41.00. (more...)
You Can Check Out Skyrim: Special Edition's Survival Mode on Steam Now You Can Check Out Skyrim: Special Edition's Survival Mode on Steam Now
- September 28, 2017

Now in a beta phase on PC, the mode is available via the newly released Creation Club - Bethesda's platform for releasing curated mods for real-world money. Furthermore, Survival Mode disables fast travel, and your automatic health regen reduces your carrying capacity and forces you to sleep if you want to level up. (more...)
If the iPhone X arrives late, blame 'Romeo and Juliet' If the iPhone X arrives late, blame 'Romeo and Juliet'
- September 28, 2017

A fix will be included in an upcoming software update . It hasn't revealed a timeline for the fix, but considering it does tend to release a number of quick successive updates following the launch of new devices and new versions of iOS. Apple , apparently, liked to do edge-to-edge devices: its new smartphone X iPhone though and was not something new for the market, but, nevertheless, attention was attracted. (more...)
India U-17s commence their training session ahead of FIFA World Cup India U-17s commence their training session ahead of FIFA World Cup
- September 27, 2017

The boys, who arrived on Tuesday from Goa, went through the paces at the Conscient Football grounds at neighbouring Gurgaon, as they started their preparations for the opening match against United States of America on October 6. Hosted across six venues in India for 22 days, the tournament is expected to be a landmark event in the history of Indian football commencing on October 6 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium , New Delhi . (more...)
Suspected militants shot dead BSF soldier Suspected militants shot dead BSF soldier
- September 27, 2017

Parray, who had joined BSF a few years ago and was posted in Baramulla town with the 73 battalion, was on leave for the past 20 days. He said that after killing the BSF jawan, the terrorists fled the spot. The woman was in critical condition and the rest were reported to be stable. Security forces have cordoned the area, and massive search operations are being conducted to nab the militants. (more...)
Microsoft cooking up version of Windows 10 S for enterprise users Microsoft cooking up version of Windows 10 S for enterprise users
- September 27, 2017

Blocking non-Windows Store apps has proved a sticking point with some critics of 10 S, though users will get the option to upgrade to Windows 10 Enterprise running "in S mode", Microsoft said, giving them Credential Guard, Application Guard and centralised management of the Windows Store. (more...)
Apple's Face ID: Company says privacy is 'fundamental human right' Apple's Face ID: Company says privacy is 'fundamental human right'
- September 27, 2017

The assembly of Romeo has taken more time than Juliet, leading to an imbalance in supply, meaning there were more Juliets and not enough Romeos, sources told the Journal . The Juliet module includes the infrared camera that reads that pattern. Nikkei Asian Review reported Tuesday that Apple's contractors were struggling with low yield rates for the 3D sensor component. (more...)
Street Fighter V Adds Schoolgirl Uniforms in Latest DLC Street Fighter V Adds Schoolgirl Uniforms in Latest DLC
- September 27, 2017

Although, I am not sure how effective it is for winter when she is not wearing any trousers. The latest costumes DLC allows #Players to transform five of the prominent characters into their spooky new outfits in " Street Fighter 5 ". This includes the classic Street Fighter II themes which will fit nicely with this classic map. More Halloween Costumes to bring in the fright for Dhalsim, M. (more...)
LG will provide free Google Home devices during October promotion LG will provide free Google Home devices during October promotion
- September 27, 2017

LG is well on its way to creating a convenient, future-ready home experience by releasing almost 90 new smart appliances compatible with Google Assistant. As part of the Google Home welcome party, LG is running a retail promotion that basically nabs you one of Google's smart speakers for free. Since its debut on the Google Pixel and Home last October, we've seen a fairly rapid expansion of the Google Assistant to other phones and smart home devices. (more...)
Mozilla outs Firefox Quantum Beta and Developer Edition Mozilla outs Firefox Quantum Beta and Developer Edition
- September 27, 2017

The goal is to make Firefox the fastest and smoothest browser for PCs and mobile devices - the company promised before that users can expect "some big jumps in capability and performance" through the end of the year. "In addition, for the past several months we've run a browser-wide initiative to zap any instances of slowness you might encounter while using Firefox" said Nguyen. (more...)
Assassin's Creed Origins zero-combat mode coming next year Assassin's Creed Origins zero-combat mode coming next year
- September 27, 2017

We have an encyclopedia in the game. The objects in the world will be important too, as Guesdon explained to us when he said that "there will be also a 3D viewer to look at objects that normally you can not manipulate in the regular game, but in this mode you will have the opportunity to look around, to look at them". (more...)
Target Raises Minimum Wage Target Raises Minimum Wage
- September 27, 2017

At the same time, competition for lower-skilled workers has heated up. And veteran employees know a company's products, the store layout, and how to greet and deal with customers. Target's most recent quarter of sales rose 1.3 percent after four consecutive quarters of declining earnings. An improving economy and constricting job market is putting pressure on companies to boost pay for entry-level jobs such as cashiers and shelf stockers, where turnover is high. (more...)
Avatar sequels will cost $1 Billion as filming gets underway Avatar sequels will cost $1 Billion as filming gets underway
- September 27, 2017

Deadline notes that not only did production officially begin on Sunday, but Avatar director/world's most ambitious man James Cameron is shooting all four planned sequels in succession, just like Peter Jackson did with the Lord of the Rings trilogy. (more...)
Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P Receive Two Additional Months of Security Updates Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P Receive Two Additional Months of Security Updates
- September 27, 2017

In a very rare move undertaken by the maker of Android, Google has extended the security support of its two old-time champs by two months. Let us first talk about the new look of the Pixel Launcher, which is said to debut with Google's new devices next month. (more...)

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