Technology

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:22

The PG2, the second generation of Paul George's signature shoes, is themed around the PlayStation console, complete with tongues that light up. There's a lot to love about these sneakers if you are a gamer. In a post on the Sony PlayStation blog, George mused about the opportunity, saying, "Just like basketball, I've had a knack for video games since I was a kid...

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:40

Heading into the January transfer window, Manchester City were thought to be favorites to sign Sanchez, whose contract with Arsenal is set to expire in the summer, but United turned the Chilean's head with the size of their contract offer.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:56

The last government shutdown was in 2013 and lasted 17 days, during which 850,000 federal employees were furloughed and 1.3 million were required to work with unknown payment dates. The National Zoo and Smithsonian museums will close after the weekend. As The Daily Beast reported, of the almost 130 agencies and offices that submit contingency plans to the Office of Management and Budget , 66 had not publicly updated their proposals since 2015 as of Thursday afternoon.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:43

Data from the cameras is pushed through an algorithm that determines whether you're taking the item out of the store or just taking a quick look at it. While its stores may not yet be moneyspinners, analysts have said Amazon is using them to raise brand awareness and promote its Prime membership scheme.

by | January 21, 2018 | 08:14

We Happy Few has been in Early Access since its release in June 2016, and as such, many have been hoping to see the full release of the game for over a year and a half. It's worth noting that the PS4 version shows a launch date of December 31st, 2018. We Happy Few's producer, Sam Abbott, explained, "There are these moments that are memorable, very amusing, and super weird and we're really excited to show you all".

by | January 21, 2018 | 05:29

Park Soon-jang, who works for the group, commented: "For the sake of its loyal fans, Apple has to take responsibility over the slowing iPhones". Cook also discussed the company's decision to pay employees $2500 in stock grants, "We're one of the few - we're probably the only company of our size where every person is an owner in the company", Cook said.

by | January 20, 2018 | 20:59

More than 9 inches (23 cm) of snow have fallen in Durham, North Carolina since Monday, with 7 inches (18 cm) or more measured at various locations across southern Virginia, the NWS said. The baby's mother was in critical condition. A woman died in West Virginia in a vehicle crash, local reports said. The dead included a man knocked off an icy elevated interstate in New Orleans, a West Virginia college student who slammed into an iced-up tractor-trailer and a person in a minivan that slid ...

by | January 20, 2018 | 18:20

This was at about 5 p.m. on Wednesday. The Hernando County Sheriff's Office says employees spotted Francisco passed out in the bank's drive-up lane. When a deputy arrived at the scene, Francisco's vehicle was still running. After Francisco failed a series of field sobriety exercises, he was placed under arrest.

by | January 20, 2018 | 07:23

The government on Tuesday withdrew its subsidy for Haj pilgrims. Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday condemned the Opposition's criticism of the Centre's move to end the Haj subsidy, saying that it's their habit to find fault in every decision taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.

by | January 20, 2018 | 03:24

The new landing pages allow creators to chat with their audience and send out invitations. Twitch has set their newly retooled system up so that Premieres and Live streams can not happen at the same time. In the end, it seems this deal will be very beneficial for Twitch and the four YouTubers involved. It's highly unlikely that any of them will stop posting to YouTube because of this new Twitch partnership, although we may see some of them promote Twitch content in their YouTube ...

by | January 20, 2018 | 02:26

More importantly, Cook revealed that, following a future update, the feature can be disabled. Apple has also faced scrutiny on Capitol Hill. Apple CEO Tim Cook said that the next iOS update will be more transparent about your phone's battery life.

by | January 19, 2018 | 21:56

Akshay Kumar has reportedly postponed the release date of his upcoming movie, Padman to avoid a box office clash with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmaavat . And honestly, I am just happy that the film is releasing, more than anything else, and I hope the film does well. Akshay's Pad Man - which marks his wife Twinke Khanna's maiden production venture - tells the story of a real-life superhero who invented a low-priced sanitary pad manufacturing machine to bring a menstrual hygiene ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:38

ITALY'S ANTITRUST WATCHDOG has opened an investigation into Apple and Samsung over allegations of planned obsolescence. Apple and Samsung are suspected of orchestrating "a general commercial policy taking advantage of the lack of certain components to curb the performance times of their products and induce consumers to buy new versions", the watchdog said.

by | January 19, 2018 | 20:25

The United States federal government is facing a midnight deadline for a government shutdown if the Senate is not able to pass a budget in time. We were operating under a sort of 30 percent shutdown up until yesterday, I think it's ratcheted up now.

by | January 19, 2018 | 19:39

McClatchy reported that it was not publicly known how long the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been investigating the matter. It would be illegal for the NRA - which donated $30 million to Trump's campaign, the highest amount the group ever spent on a presidential race- to spend foreign money to influence federal elections.

by | January 19, 2018 | 17:57

Director Rabbi Yisrael Kozlovsky anticipates that number more than tripling when the memorial is completed. Netanyahu made that promise during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel a year ago. "These awful killers who unfortunately exacted from us a bad sacrifice, did not exact from us the price of this child, because of the love of the Jewish people of the awesome woman Sandra", he said.

by | January 19, 2018 | 15:54

The second variant would be a notch at the top of the display, which is similar to what Apple offers on the iPhone X or the somewhat smaller Essential Phone developed by Andy Rubin. Samsung , however, has gone one step further: not only will the fingerprint scanner be set upon the display, even the camera will be set on the display.

by | January 19, 2018 | 15:38

It's created to give users a "deeper insight to their favourite artists, playlists, books, publishers, and more by offering contextual visual elements, such as photos, video, and text, that appear as users move through each episode", according to Spotify .

by | January 19, 2018 | 14:13

Dragon Ball FighterZ releases on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on January 26th. Thankfully, I was completely wrong on that assumption. It took me over 3 hours to find two games. In light of those issues, Bandai Namco said that they were considering extending the beta for a while, but server maintenance that was later done on the beta yielded promising results and made an extension on the beta seem unlikely .

by | January 19, 2018 | 14:02

The latest slice of DLC for the brutal shoot-'em-up features five new maps that focus on the latter stages of the Great War. Battlefield 1 is a hugely popular first-person shooter developed by EA DICE. "Air Assault takes to the skies, where planes collide in a fury of dogfights that could include a climactic face-off with Airships", EA said on its website .

by | January 19, 2018 | 12:48

North Korea may be preparing to hold a military parade on the eve of next month's winter Olympics in South Korea , analysts and diplomats say, even as the two countries have sought to mend ties. International Olympic Committee officials are set to meet on January 20 in Lausanne, Switzerland. The committee said Wednesday it had received a number of "interesting proposals" that it would discuss with delegates from both countries in Switzerland on Saturday.

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:22

Last year, the three main episodes of Life is Strange: Before the Storm were released digitally across PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. The Standard Edition is available for PS4 and Xbox One, costs $30 United States dollars, and includes every episode of Before the Storm , as well as the special bonus episode "Farewell".

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:35

In the case of new characters you'd have to unlock them, a process that could be greatly speeded up by paying real money via microtransactions - but you could still get everything just by playing the game. The UI has been retouched and now fits well with the rest of the game. The game also feels snappier. The game's willingness to embrace more complex mechanics is made clear in the return of the EX gauge from Street Fighter III, and a physical representation of how close to being stunned ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:32

And Fortnite's progression doesn't end there as the game is releasing a brand new map to all of its players for free. Tomorrow will see patch 2.2 being deployed for Fortnite: Battle Royale , as the free-to-play melee introduces a map update to the game with new areas and biomes to explore, as well as a new city.

by | January 19, 2018 | 06:20

Then to get started, you take a selfie. According to The Chicago Tribune , it's because of the states' biometric privacy laws, which limits companies who obtain "biometric identifiers" for commercial purposes. An example of this is "retina or iris scan, fingerprint, voiceprint, or record of hand or face geometry", according to the law. Chicago Tribune reported that multiple lawsuits in IL have been brought forth in relation to the the privacy act, which has strict stipulations on how ...