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IOS 11 'cop button' also helps users w

IOS 11 'cop button' also helps users w

By default, the iOS 11 feature will also bring up a new window alerting users that the Touch ID sensor has been disabled. However, authorities have also been allowed to demand that people give up their phone's passcodes. The phone will only accept Touch ID again once a valid passcode has been entered. The latest software update might come with an option to disable this feature altogether. Read More

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Apple has a $1bn budget to find the next Game of Thrones

Apple has a $1bn budget to find the next Game of Thrones

Apple to launch its own video content: Days after Facebook announced its decision to roll out exclusively produced video content through its Watch tab now available to select users in the U.S., it has emerged that the Cupertino-based tech giant Apple too is aiming to compete with streaming services and cable companies with original video content. Read More

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IPhone 8 size leak helps create the most accurate mock-up yet

IPhone 8 size leak helps create the most accurate mock-up yet

The latest tidbit to surface from the leak is that the iPhone 8 will rock a massive 5.8-inch screen. The iPhone 7 , while a lovely smartphone, left many Apple users unimpressed. Interestingly, though, most rumours and mock-ups point to a vertically mounted array, with one lens above the other. The first of the dummy units that were are talking about today is a black one. Read More

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Valve Announces Artifact, a Dota 2 Card Game

Valve Announces Artifact, a Dota 2 Card Game

While Valve didn't share too many details about the game, it appears to feature a number of elements from the studio's popular MOBA , including creeps, barrack building and multi-lane strategies. Here's what we know so far. Will Valve rely on its unique game design to justify similar microtransactions? The trailer of the game is also out, but it doesn't have much information to offer. Read More

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S&P, Dow hit record highs as Apple, financials climb

S&P, Dow hit record highs as Apple, financials climb

The S&P 500 climbed 0.16% to close at 2,480.91, its first record close since July 26. Apple rose as much as 1.91 percent to an all-time high and provided the biggest boost to all three major indexes. For example, while the DJIA's historical average six-month return has been a gain of 3.53% with positive returns 65% of the time, the average six-month return following the end of the prior ten streaks was a gain of 4.57% (median: 6.63%) with gains 80% of the time. Read More

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'Game of Thrones' Episode 4 Leaks Before Airing; Hack Unrelated

HBO was the victim of a hack that seems to be growing in proportion every day, but this leak was unrelated , according to The Verge's sources. This is not the first Game of Thrones leak to take place as the show's popularity has made it a prime target for hackers. So we can't necessarily blame hackers for this one, but rather some jerk from one of HBO's distribution partners. Read More

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Use Your Eyes To Perform Tasks On PCs

Use Your Eyes To Perform Tasks On PCs

In September (possibly), Microsoft will release an update to Windows 10 dubbed Fall Creators Update . The feature, now available in a beta , would allow people with disabilities to use only their eyes to operate an on-screen mouse, keyboard and text-to-speech experience. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Final Specifications and New Teaser Image Emerge

With four color variants like Midnight Black, Orchid Grey, Maple Gold, and Deep Sea Blue, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is expected to cost around $1,000 in the US. Samsung's Galaxy S8 is the most beautifully designed smartphone we have seen this year so far. Experts are estimating that sales volume of Galaxy Note 8 will be the biggest ever out of all Galaxy Note models as Galaxy Note 8 is practically a new Galaxy Note that is being released after 2 years due to recall of entire Galaxy Note 7s. Read More

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IBM Stuffs a Whopping 330TB of Data into a Tiny Cartridge

IBM Stuffs a Whopping 330TB of Data into a Tiny Cartridge

The resulting technology can support high-capacity storage of approximately 330 terabytes (TB) per data cartridge, whereas conventional technology can only handle 15 TB per data cartridge. IBM and Sony's breakthrough involves the use of " sputter deposition ", a method of adding layers to a material that has been used for years to make hard drives but hasn't been added to tape before. Read More

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Dragon Quest 11 is Coming to the West

Dragon Quest 11 is Coming to the West

A video message from series creator, Yuji Horii, has also been released which you can see below. It's going to take a while, however, as Hori states "There's quite a lot of text, so it's an exorbitant amount of work". The Japanese release saw the game appear on 3DS, PlayStation 4, and the Nintendo Switch , so we can only hope that all three make their way over. The last main Dragon Quest title to reach the USA was Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies, which launched in 2010 ... Read More

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The first details of the upcoming add-ons for Dying Light

The first details of the upcoming add-ons for Dying Light

Nearly two years after that, Dying Light still has a weekly average player base of 500,000. There will be 10 drops to include new enemies, in-game events , mysteries and more. This will be just a tiny taste of what players can expect over the next year. Player-retention is always hard to achieve, so it's a nice surprise to see people continually playing a game as good as Dying Light that aren't military shooters like Call of Duty or Battlefield. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt Launched in India for Rs 11490

Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt Launched in India for Rs 11490

We have heard various rumors about the other specifications on the Galaxy Note 8 . These colors will include the signature ones like Black and Orchid Grey , but will also come with a third new shade named #Deep Blue. Rounding out the J3 is a 5MP and 2MP camera for the back and front respectively, 16GB of expandable storage, and Android 7.0 Nougat. It is also expected to hold a 12MP dual rear camera setup with independent optical image stabilisation and Dual Pixel autofocus system along ... Read More

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You Can Now Download The Nintendo Switch Online App

When the service does go live, pricing will fall into three tiers: $3.99 per month, $7.99 per three months or $19.99 per 12 months. We're definitely interested in seeing how this solution works when Splatoon 2 launches, but based on some of Nintendo's own documentation for the (currently free) app and service, we're not so sure what to think. Read More

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Tekken 7 New DLC Guest Character Revealed; New Trailer Released

Tekken 7 New DLC Guest Character Revealed; New Trailer Released

A little while back, we have learned that Tekken 7 , the latest entry in the series released on PC and consoles last month, will be getting more guest characters in the future. Jump into the arena where the TEKKEN and Fatal Fury universes collide! Howard appears to be part of the plan for Tekken 7's downloadable content, alongside the previous announcement that Tekken Bowl would be making a return to the game . Read More

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Trump says he and Macron talked trade, military

Trump says he and Macron talked trade, military

First lady Melania Trump was also present, and Brigitte appeared to hang onto Melania's arm while Trump spoke. Late, Macron commented on the event. Shortly after his speech, Macron and Trump walked down from the tribune where they were sitting to stand in front of giant French and American flags that were unfurled by soldiers. Read More

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