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by | September 01, 2017 | 18:57

VW's United Kingdom scheme will apply to any diesel vehicle that has emissions standards lower than Euro 5 and was registered before 2010. The vehicle must have been kept by the owner for at least six months. Vehicles part-exchanged through the scheme will be permanently destroyed. It comes as the hardest ever new-car emissions tests start to be rolled out.

by | September 01, 2017 | 18:45

The video ends with a message from Monolith that reads "Mike "Forthog" Forgey was our Executive Producer and great friend here at Monolith". Players who buy the £3.99 Forthog Orc-Slayer DLC will unlock a character who'll occasionally turn up to dispatch the overwhelming orc threat, before heading off on his way.

by | September 01, 2017 | 18:26

Just days after deploying for a pet rescue mission with her MuttNation Foundation, Miranda Lambert and her team rescued 72 precious shelter dogs in just one day (Aug. MuttNation Fans, #HurricaneHarvey update.here's how you can help! According to its website, it promotes the adoption of shelter pets and works "hand in hand with private and municipal animal shelters " by providing financial support.

by | September 01, 2017 | 18:16

For those without a headset, there will be a Mixed Reality viewer within Windows 10 on desktop. OneDrive Files On-Demand is finally coming with the Fall Creators to Windows 10 devices. As part of this effort, the first batch of Windows Mixed Reality headsets will be available on October 17. Microsoft, in its infinite wisdom, chose to bury the feature when Windows 10 was introduced, much to the dismay of many users.

by | September 01, 2017 | 18:01

During the height of the Wii's popularity, Nintendo was printing so much money that its executives surely filled a number of swimming pools, but it looks like whatever monkey's paw made that success possible is finally turning the tables on Nintendo.

by | September 01, 2017 | 14:49

The California DMV just gave the South Korean tech company permission to test autonomous vehicles on the state's public streets, signaling a new expansion of Samsung's self-driving program. Interestingly, in 2015, Samsung had announced it would focus on self-driving auto software through a new division, instead of building an entire vehicle.

by | September 01, 2017 | 14:28

Talking about the Flip, the company points out that the 2-in-1 convertible sports a 360-degree touch screen display along with Asus Pen support. It also comes with The latest 8th Generation Intel Core i7 quad-core processor, 16GB of RAM, 512GB PCIe x4 SSD, and a Harman Kardon audio system.

by | September 01, 2017 | 09:32

According to the latest reports , WhatsApp has finally worked on implementing its b2c transaction through business verified accounts. WhatsApp has an unspecified way of verifying business phone numbers and is now in the process of adding "green badge" opposite the number.

by | September 01, 2017 | 08:59

On iPhone, select games that have enabled Apple's ReplayKit functionality will work, the company notes. And now, with Mixer Create, your fellow streamers can invite you to join their Co-Stream - your invitations will pop up in Mixer Create, where you can easily accept or decline.

by | September 01, 2017 | 08:28

Apparently 250 million people view Stories on a daily basis - enough of a reason for the service to add Stories to the desktop Instagram experience. Instagram stories have not only taken Snapchat's reign over best social media app, it's also become everyone's obsession.

by | September 01, 2017 | 08:03

If there were too much UV light, no water could survive on the surface because the water molecules would break up and escape through the top of the atmosphere as hydrogen and oxygen gas. The planet is in the habitable zone, so liquid water exists. "Our results indicate that atmospheric escape may play an important role in the evolution of these planets", summarises Julien de Wit, from MIT, USA, co-author of the study.

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:30

Few details have emerged so far about the hearing, which is reportedly being held in NY and is expected to conclude today, according to Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio . This means that, if arbitrator Harold Henderson doesn't issue a ruling by 4:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Elliott will be able to play in the Week One game against the Giants.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:57

Its elongated coupe styling clearly aims at bringing a sporting edge to the C-segment vehicle and probably targets younger, aspirational consumers requiring practicality with a large dose of highway presence. Emphasising its width the auto features a light bar running across the entire rear end and marking off the minimalist styling, with a very restrained approach when it comes to any decorative body panel lines.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:18

As the deadline to submit comments for the FCC's net neutrality reform has come and gone, it is clear that the response may have set new records over an issue that's clearly pitted a divide between incumbent telcos and pro-consumer groups. Until now, Apple mostly avoided the net neutrality debate, though Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said earlier this year that might change if it became a topic of political discussion.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:07

And it's not even a flagship - in fact, the Snapdragon 630 seen here has better paper specs than the Snapdragon 808 on the Moto X Style /Pure Edition. The technology is designed by a company called Tempow , and it also lets you control the volume for each one. Connectivity options for both smartphones are - Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 4G LTE, dual SIM (nano+nano), Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, micro USB, 3.5mm audio-jack, and Global Positioning System.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:28

Digital pre-orders for Nintendo Switch , PlayStation 4, Xbox One , and PC will be announced at a later date. Starting today, you can pre-order the limited physical-only Bonus Edition on consoles, which costs $39.99 United States dollars and includes a Sonic Forces controller skin and the SEGA/Atlus Pack DLC, offering 13 in-game outfit items and accessories to recreate the look of five icons for your Hero Character.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:21

The 2.7 mile wide asteroid , named Florence after famed British medic Florence Nightingale, is making its closest flyby to Earth since 1890 and will not come this close again until 2500, according to NASA . The last large asteroid with a similar close approach was 4179 Toutatis, which passed just under four lunar distances (a little under a million miles) from the Earth on September 29th, 2004.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:56

Christenson said Thursday that he received a resignation letter from Clarke. He rose to national prominence as a fierce critic of the Black Lives Matter movement with his charged conservative rhetoric. The top job at DHS is open again, after former secretary John Kelly moved into the White House to replace Reince Priebus as Chief of Staff in late July.

by | August 31, 2017 | 23:49

However, they have opted to celebrate by re-releasing the second installment of the game which released in 1992 for SNES, because nobody wants to play the first game. The cartridge will be manufactured in two colors. 4500 of those will contain the red Ryu cartridge while only 1000 of them will have the green Blanka one.

by | August 31, 2017 | 23:40

Beyond that official comment on the Mini Electric Concept's capabilities remains a secret for now, however TMR understands that an electric range similar to the 235-255km possible in the 94Ah version of the i3 will be possible. "MINI and electrification make a ideal match". Several design elements reflect the electric drivetrain - the radiator grille and front air intakes are closed off as the motor does not require cooling.

by | August 31, 2017 | 23:38

Fresh off his work in bringing Kong: Skull Island to life on the big screen, Vogt-Roberts has teamed up with Activison, Bungie, 72andSunny, RSA Films, and Framestore to produce the short for the global launch celebration of the new game. And just like the first Destiny commercial used Led Zeppelin's famous "Immigrant Song", this advertisement uses a signature Beastie Boys song to drive the commercial with the ideal blend of humor and awesome visuals.

by | August 31, 2017 | 21:32

In the Name of the Tsar includes six new maps , a brand new game mode, a bunch of new weapons, and lots of new in-game rewards. Publisher EA is calling In the Name of the Tsar Battlefield 1's " most extensive expansion yet ". One of the maps, Lupkow Pass, is already out for people who own the Premium Pass . The new mode, meanwhile, is called Supply Drop . It's set on the Eastern Front and sees teams compete to recover airdrops that provide them with additional weaponry.

by | August 31, 2017 | 21:01

Nancy Pelosi (D), who said that the time isn't right for such a bill. "It's not only about what's morally and ethically right, it also just makes sense from a fiscal standpoint or a return on investment for taxpayers". Sanders said Monday that the thanked Harris for her support of universal health care following her announcement. Harris, Warren, and Gillibrand, along with Sanders, have all been rumored as potential candidates for president in 2020.

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:36

Suicune, a Water-type Legendary Pokémon , can be battled throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Level five is where players come face to face with a Legendary Pokemon . Mewtwo's launch in the popular augmented reality game will mark the start of the new type of raid dubbed the Exclusive Raids . They'll be available across their new continental homes until October 31, at which point they'll move to whichever region they hadn't already been available in.

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:21

Backed by Mark Zuckerberg, Stephen Hawking , and the billionaire entrepreneur Yuri Milner, The Breakthrough Listen initiative was able to record these odd signals thanks to the Green Bank Telescope, in West Virginia, the Parkes Radio Telescope in Australia, and the Automated Planet Finder of the Lick Observatory, in Mt Hamilton, California.