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by | August 02, 2017 | 01:53

Trump has repeatedly urged China to rein in its recalcitrant neighbour, but Beijing insists dialogue is the only practical way forward. North Korea has vowed to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the United States and USA officials said the latest test had shown it may now be able to reach most of the country.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:44

Devices produced in 2015 and 2016 are still at risk. "This highlights privacy concerns people have about always-listening devices", Barnes told Ars. Once we had root we examined the processes running on the device and the scripts that spawn these processes. After that, the Echo would connect to Barnes's remote device on boot up, giving him a root shell on the Echo.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:30

Waldron LP's holdings in Apple were worth $6,722,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Apple announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, May 2nd that authorizes the company to buyback $50.00 billion in shares.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:25

With the addition of the Bloemfontein-based Cheetahs and Port Elizabeth-based Kings, Pro12 will be rebranded as the Pro14 and change to a two-conference system, instead of a straight league table, before the knockout stages. "It will not be without its challenges in aligning with a competition in a different part of the calendar and in very different playing conditions".

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:31

The developer had four "Safari Zone" events scheduled for August 5th in Copenhagen and Prague , and on August 12th in Stockholm and Amsterdam, but has now announced these would be postponed "until a date later in the fall". It took about 4 hours to get people in, and for a majority of them the game won't even work. "Those in attendance at the Fest were unable to play the Game due to Defendant's failure to account for the number of people that attended the Fest".

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:21

Friends are invited through Steam to join the farm which is great news for PC users. As explained by the developers, once the multiplayer update is rolled out in 2018, you'll be able to build up to three cabins on your farm. It won't use the mermaid pendant but will feature an alternative method that requires similar effort to wooing a NPC. The invite mechanism for non-Steam versions is TBD, but likely to be similar in most cases.

by | August 01, 2017 | 21:33

Now, the Taiwanese firm has confirmed that these news phones will be unveiled on August 19. Now Asus is all set to unveil on ZenFone 4 smartphones on August 19 in the Philippines. You can check out the Tweet from here. Additionally, the upcoming smartphone will further come packed with a 5.7-inch QHD AMOLED display and a fingerprint sensor.

by | August 01, 2017 | 20:24

Microsoft is making it easier to own a Surface: the company is introducing the Surface Plus Program , which includes benefits such as the option to spread the cost of new devices over two years . Office 365 for Business can be added to the agreement for an additional $8.25 per user, per month. A version for businesses, called Surface Plus for Business , allows for variable lease terms and upgrades as often as ever 12 months.

by | August 01, 2017 | 19:52

The retail giant told CNET that "because [the] security and privacy of our customers are of the utmost importance", it has stopped sales of Blu handsets. The selection of low-priced Android phones on Amazon just got a little smaller. Less than a week after this report was released by the security firm, Amazon has chose to remove all Blu smartphones from its online market and will not list them again until Blu Products "resolves the issue".

by | August 01, 2017 | 19:49

The researchers say damages from heat extremes, drought, extreme weather and sea level rise will be much more severe if a 2 degrees Celsius or higher temperature rise is allowed. "Our study already assumes that the trends in carbon intensity will continue to improve", said Startz. "Achieving the goal of less than 1.5C warming will require carbon intensity to decline much faster than in the recent past", wrote the team.

by | August 01, 2017 | 19:11

The 5.0-liter V-8 in the 2018 Mustang GT is getting a power bump to make enthusiasts happy, and it's also adding a Quiet Exhaust mode to make the neighbors happy. He started his GT350 up early one morning and a neighbor, disturbed by the noise, put their morning cup of coffee down and called 911 on him. I don't mind hearing my next door neighbor's Coyote-swapped 1968 Mustang anytime he starts it, regardless of the time of day.

by | August 01, 2017 | 19:09

Presumably a Google-made ad-blocker in Chrome would exclude Googles' own AdSense ads, if such a feature was to make it into the stable build. It's possible to check out the ad-blocking tech yourself by downloading Canary here. Google have previously expanded on the scope of the ad-blocker to suggest it will only target those ads that are intrusive to the user experience.

by | August 01, 2017 | 16:52

However given that Resident Evil Revelations was originally released for the Nintendo 3DS handheld console, we guess seeing it arrive for the Switch shouldn't really be too surprising. A boxed version containing all of the episodes and some DLC was available in stores once the final episode was released. Now you might be wondering why is the Switch version delayed? However Capcom had recently revealed that they were working on more titles for the platform , and Resident Evil has been ...

by | August 01, 2017 | 15:37

Kuo claims that the OLED panel has given Apple more trouble than any other component, so having another supplier would ease some of the pressure on Samsung's display unit. We can expect that Apple will use OLED display Panels for all its next releases in 2019. Another company that plays an equally important role in this segment is undoubtedly LG - who is also in charge of manufacturing displays for Google for the search giant's upcoming Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 smartphones.

by | August 01, 2017 | 15:26

Nasa are set to use the moment to test their planetary defence system. An asteroid discovered in 2012 will pass close to, but safely by, Earth on October 12. The effort involves more than a dozen observatories and labs around the world that have teamed up to "collectively learn the strengths and limitations of our near-Earth object observation capabilities", Reddy said.

by | August 01, 2017 | 11:42

It means that the population of ten largest countries of the world is less than half of this figure. With this new update rolling, you will need not to delete individual messages and multiple messages can now be deleted from your Google Voice account in one go.

by | August 01, 2017 | 05:26

After Buemi had crashed in FP2, and was demoted 10 places on the grid, di Grassi made the best of the opportunity presented to him by taking pole and winning the race. The official FIA communication also detailed "that there was insufficient time to weigh the auto after the rebuild and before the race, even though the weighing platform schedule had been increased by 30 minutes by the Technical Delegate".

by | August 01, 2017 | 03:26

Next month's total solar eclipse will sweep across the continental US from OR to SC along a stretch of land about 70 miles (113 kilometers) wide. A solar eclipse occurs only at the new moon phase, when the moon is only partially illuminated by the sun, Krause said.

by | August 01, 2017 | 01:13

Today, Samsung made a decision to set another record with a new Cat.18 LTE modem that offers 6CA with the ability to achieve download speeds of up to 1.2Gbps! To get such speeds, mobile operators allow the chips to grab multiple LTE frequencies, like 800Mhz and 1.8GHz, and combine them.

by | August 01, 2017 | 01:10

Now the company is pushing SwiftKey , which it bought in 2016. There were plans to "integrate SwiftKey technology with our Guinness World Record Word Flow technology for Windows" but ended up bringing Word Flow features into SwiftKey instead.

by | July 31, 2017 | 23:14

As a result - with official confirmation to come - Paris will host the 2024 Games and both cities will become triple Games holders. The agreement needs to be rubber-stamped at September's International Olympic Committee session in Lima but that is now a formality.

by | July 31, 2017 | 23:13

If you didn't get a chance to play it over the holiday, this cheery little festival throws you back into Altissia for a bunch of mini-games, prizes and plenty of awkward dancing with Moogles and Chocobos. With a captivating cast of characters, breath-taking visuals, open world exploration and thrilling action-packed real time combat, FINAL FANTASY XV is the ultimate FINAL FANTASY experience for both newcomers to the series and series fans alike.

by | July 31, 2017 | 18:12

The main difference between the idea 4G phone and Reliance phone will be the price. As per Himanshu, Idea is attempting to bring down the Bill of Material (BoM), so that the handsets can be offered at cheaper prices. He said that the Jio handset will have smaller screen size, won't support Android, and using Internet would be tough when 97% of all existing smartphones users from India are Android based.

by | July 31, 2017 | 13:14

The ₹19 plan is only available for 4G users, and it gives unlimited local and STD calls on the Vodafone network along with 100 MB data per day. Second recharge onwards, the validity will reduce to 35 days. Jio had launched the inaugural free voice and data plan in September previous year, and in December, extended the freebies up to March 2017. You think Vodafone offers are looks attractive, but you like to direct attention to Reliance Jio Rs 309 plan.

by | July 31, 2017 | 13:08

While actual performance stats will be known once the Vega 64 is available, AMD claims that the Vega 64 will hit between 53 frames per second to 76 frames per second, while gaming on a 3,440x1,440p ultra-wide monitor, while the GTX 1080 will hit between 45 frames per second to 78 frames per second.