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The iPhone 8's new camera mode needs a lot of work

Engadget observes that the A11's extra horsepower relative to the A10 Fusion SoC inside the iPhone 7 and 7-Plus makes a real difference when running more demanding apps and games - including ones using Apple's new ARKit augmented reality platform.

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How To Download iOS 11

In iOS 10, Apple split the control center , which could be accessed by swiping upwards from the bottom of the display. The new screen effects were first added to iOS 10, which included animations like confetti and fireworks, is now updated with brand new animations including a new spotlight.

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Hidden NES Golf in Switch Consoles Unlocks via a Bittersweet Tribute

Nintendo embedded Golf for the NES into every Nintendo Switch as a way of paying tribute to the late Satoru Iwata . In a further kink, the date must be July 11th, the day on which Iwata passed in 2015 - and given that the Switch's time synchronisation is done server side, there's unfortunately no way to trick a system into thinking it's that precise date unless it's a box fresh unit that's never been connected to the internet.

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JioFi Available For As Low As Rs 999 This Festive Season

We had reviewed the original JioFi dongle when launched previous year, and found it quite handy while on-the-go. One of these ISPs is the Reliance Jio- company which arguably brought the 4G revolution in India. Idea has announced its new offer of Rs. 697 in which the company will provide 1.5 GB of 5G data to its customer. Earlier Reliance has come up with different promotional plans like JioFi Exchange offer and JioFi Cashback.

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Fornite's Battle Royale Mode is Going Free to Play Next Week

It's a game that's all over the news at the minute, but Fortnite is doing more insane things by offering its new mode as an entirely standalone experience. Instead, Epic Games is only planning on selling cosmetic items or "compendium-like" content. Moreover, inFortnite's new Battle Royale FAQ, the developer notes that anyone who bought the game between September 12 and 19 is eligible for a refund via its support center.

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Valve responds to review bombing on Steam by adding a chart

This approach hits two birds with one stone: it lets users see a visual history of user reviews, helping them make more informed decisions, but it doesn't prevent any user from submitting a review. "It might be that they're unhappy with something the developer has said online, or about choices the developer has made in the Steam version of their game relative to other platforms, or simply that they don't like the developer's political convictions", writes Valve's Alden Kroll.

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Death toll from Mexico quake rises sharply

It's been less than two weeks since an 8.1-magnitude quake killed at least 98 people in southern Mexico . Media reports show that almost 250 people have been confirmed dead. People were feared trapped under the rubble of collapsed buildings as rescue teams rushed to the hardest-hit areas. At least 138 people have been killed in a powerful 7.1-magnitude quake in Mexico , authorities say.

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Quarterly Financial Review of Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI)

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Capwealth Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Procter & Gamble Company (PG) by 96.74% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. a buy, and a technical analysis of the stock is setting somewhat neutral outlook for now. Therefore 88% are positive. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $71.0 target.

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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Is Officially Out Now

Yesterday, our review of the game went live where we said: "There's been some unrest within the fighting game community about Marvel vs Capcom Infinite and whether or not it will live up to its lofty predecessors". The female Monster Hunter makes an appearance in the story mode, while Venom and Winter Soldier play major parts in the Marvel cinematic universe. This week, several huge titles are due to come out for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, as well as the PC.

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LG launches Q6+ for Rs 17990 in India

Last month , there were reports suggesting that LG might launch another variant of its LG Q6 smartphone. However, the Q6+ comes with a fast 4GB of RAM and an internal storage space of 64GB while the Q6 had only 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage space.

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The Mysterious Night Side Of Venus Just Got Explored

Venus has an average surface temperature of 460°C, hotter than the surface of Mercury in spite of being considerably further away than the sun. Venus is a world of toxic atmosphere and intense heat. An global team of scientists was able to study, for the first time, the mysterious night side of Venus, a vastly unknown region of the planet. Credit: ESA, S.

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New Shadow of the Colossus Trailer Released at TGS 2017

Unfortunately, saying much more about the mysterious world and creatures of " Shadow of the Colossus " could give away far too much about the game's uniquely emotional story. Whether those changes make it or not and whether any new content is added remains to be seen. Bluepoint Games is responsible for remastering Fumito Ueda's masterpiece.

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Intex launches the Aqua S1 and Cloud C1 smartphones in India

Coming to the specs of the Intex Cloud C1 , the handset sports a 4-inch WVGA display with 480×800 pixels resolution and 245ppi pixel density. Under the hood, is a Spreadtrum Cortex A7MP 32-bit quad core processor with Mali 400 GPU and paired with 1GB of RAM.

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Bread for the World Opposes Cassidy-Graham Health Care Bill

On Monday, Charles Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, respectively the top Democrats in the Senate and House of Representatives, called for the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office to conduct a full analysis of the Graham-Cassidy bill. He has yet to support the current bill, and may not since Arizona would likely see a decrease in Medicaid funding after expanding it. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said lawmakers spent the luncheon talking about the bill and there was "lots of ...

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Waymo vs Uber: Waymo wants Trade Secret Trial against Uber Deferred

Now that Waymo is getting these documents, the company says it needs way more time to review them. Alphabet is also an Uber shareholder through its GV venture capital arm, but Waymo , a unit of Alphabet, is now suing Uber over self-driving auto technology.

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Hurricane Maria: storm strengthens as it heads towards Caribbean

Another powerful storm is bearing down on the already battered Caribbean islands on Sunday, with forecasters saying that Maria had strengthened into a hurricane and would intensify before hitting the Leeward Islands on Monday evening .

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Nnamdi Obi, Committed Biafra Agitator Killed By Nigerian Troops

It accused the Federal Government of having a secret agenda to exterminate the Igbo race, adding that the Abia State Commissioner of Police was playing a rehashed script. "The military will predicate its actions on a declaration that has no basis in law and is clearly an unwarranted and grave usurpation of powers by it".

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Mobile raising unlimited throttling limit to 50GB per month

The new data soft-cap is to become effective September 20. AT&T and Verizon offer a 22GB monthly limit, while Sprint has a slightly better offer (23GB), so they're pretty far from what T-Mobile will soon offer to its customers. It's relatively simple: all the data you use up to that threshold is at the maximum speed the network can support (apart from in the case of streaming video).

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Upcoming 'Pi' will wireless charge devices within one foot

Previously we have seen efforts from the likes of Energous and their WattUp charger which is said to offer charging from distances as far as 15 feet, but like Energous, Pi's offering will offer a shorter distance, but users can still cut the cord.

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IPhone X, 8, and 8 Plus Ward Off Competition In Benchmark Scores

There's also a 3,300mAh battery, and Samsung has been keen to point out that this has gone through rigorous testing and probably won't, er, explode. The company gave no more details. After receiving a ton of pre-orders for the new Galaxy Note 8 in just South Korea, the Samsung has managed to sell a quite surprising number of the phones, i.e.

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War Release New Interactive Trailer

Take a look at the trailer below and tell us what you think. The trailer is directed by Neil Huxley, who has worked on movies such as Avatar, Watchmen , and Ender's Game , with award-winning cinematographer of Game of Thrones and the upcoming Justice League movie, Fabian Wagner, serving as the Director of Photography.

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Amazon Fire HD 10 review (2017): Amazon's Alexa tablet goes hands

Really, the only reason not to buy the Fire HD 10 is if you're not enamoured with Amazon services. In other words, you say "Alexa", and the tablet works exactly like an Echo . That gives the Fire HD 10 a more liberal interface with Alexa, allowing you to speak those commands - "Alexa turn off the lights" - without having to touch the tablet.

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Google APK Code Reveals Innovative Pixel 2 Feature

This is not the only feature that was uncovered in the teardown and the code referred to many upcoming features. With that in mind, read on. Even though Pixel 2 is being directly managed by Google and it will hold the tile of being its flagship, HTC is also involved in Pixel 2's manufacturing process.

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Emmy Awards 2017: Best, Funniest Moments From Colbert's Monologue To Acceptance Speeches

The typically super private Donald Glover revealed that he's expecting baby No. 2 with his girlfriend, Michelle, while accepting his award for Outstanding Lead Actor. John Lithgow, who received the best supporting drama actor for his role as British leader Winston Churchill in " The Crown ", took a more diplomatic approach to political commentary.

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Final Fantasy IX is Re-releasing on PlayStation 4

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is team-based brawler with over 20 playable characters. Also revealed were new battle rules, offering players a variety of challenges, as well as a newly refined HUD. While Square Enix did not confirm whether or not the PS4 version would be a port of the PC version, initial impressions have suggested that it is most likely a port of the PC version, which isn't necessarily the worst thing, plus isn't it the gameplay that truly matters, anyway? Yes, you read that ...

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NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Shares Gap Up Following Analyst Upgrade

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. That brings the President and CEO's holdings to $272,607,366 per an SEC filing yesterday. As of the end of the quarter Koshinski Asset Management, Inc. Lowes Cos Inc (NYSE:LOW) was reduced too. UBS AG reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $168.00 price target (up previously from $148.00) on shares of NVIDIA Corporation in a research note on Friday, June 9th.

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Waymo and Intel Partnered to Launch Self Driving Cars

This is likely good for both parties. Developing Waymo's system will help the chip developer get a better foothold in the self-driving market. The world leading chipmaker stated that it had worked with Waymo earlier on its computer platform design to enable autonomous cars for the processing of information in the real time.

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Apple erases the iOS App Store from iTunes

OS 11 will download onto your device, and once it's ready, you can start the install process. Recently, the iOS 11 was available for testers through sign up process but the giant has suddenly stopped this process. "With the release of iOS 11, Apple officially drops support for 32-bit apps ", she said . The new iPhones are also created to support applications in "augmented reality"-the most popular of which so far has been Nintendo's "Pokemon Go".

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IPad Pro Tablets Now Support HDR Movies

Below, we attached a picture with list of devices that support iOS 11 . Finally , at its September 12 keynote, Apple announced that the official launch would be held on September 19. Apple has also been removing numerous apps that that claim to have such capabilities, as search terms like "virus scanner" and "malware finder" no longer turn up results for these types of apps.

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NASA space psychology participants concluding 8 months of separation

Samuel Payler , a PhD student at the University of Edinburgh, was one of six people who have been living on the slopes of a Hawaiian volcano since January to test how astronauts might cope with a long space mission. 'But I think that overcoming those challenges is just a matter of effort. HI-SEAS stands for "Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation" and refers to semi-portable, low-impact unit with a habitable volume of ~368 cubic metres and a usable floor space of ~111 square metres, ...

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The Christian Numerologist Claims End of the Earth on September 23

David Meade also shown the Luke's passage, from 21: 25 to 26, on which, he explained that, the quote of the passage exactly matches with the date of the world's last event, i.e. "She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth". The vague theory claims that the woman is Virgo and - on 23 September - the Sun and the moon will be in that very constellation, which somehow represents the Messiah.

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Sushma Swaraj in NY to attend UNGA session

The 3 leaders met on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in NY. "On connectivity initiatives, the importance of basing them on universally recognized global norms, prudent financing and respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity was underlined", the statement said.

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Story Trailer Arrives For Call of Duty: WWII

Over the next few months " Call of Duty: WW2" will have to battle EA's "Star Wars: Battlefront 2", and "Middle-earth Shadow of War". The campaign follows United States soldier private Ronald "Red" Daniels from his first combat experience landing at Normandy throughout the campaign to reach Germany, running through major battle locations like Hürtgen Forest and the Battle of the Bulge.

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Destiny 2: When Will the September 18 Maintenance End?

Hopefully it doesn't happen again this week when the game goes down for another four hours. "Occasionally, Destiny may be brought offline for scheduled or emergency maintenance, or to update the game to address gameplay issues or add in-game features", Bungie explains on it's website help article.

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Gearbox turns working on Battleborn

In June, Gearbox rolled out the Battleborn Free Trial , which was a free-to-play version of the game's online multiplayer modes. Battleborn , the shooter from Gearbox is getting one more big update in the Fall Update. The autumn update for Battleborn was announced at PAX West 2017 and players will find outfits inspired by characters of Borderlands , as well as some changes to the main art of the game and additional gestures.


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