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Tech Publishers To Stop Receiving Facebook Money For News Feed Videos
Author: 0 Publishers To Stop Receiving Facebook Money For News Feed Videos

In its blog post , Facebook said it would no longer allow ads in the middle of videos unless the videos are at least three minutes long, which Wieser said may encourage companies to produce longer videos. The introduction of pre-roll is part of the company's plans to make its platforms more appealing to video creators, who have so far overwhelmingly used channels like Google's YouTube and Twitter's now-defunct Vine.

Tech NASA Found 8th Planets Our Orbiting Kepler-90
Author: 0 NASA Found 8th Planets Our Orbiting Kepler-90

Unfortunately it's not a planet you would want to visit either with temperatures reaching a scorching 800-degrees on the surface. And while it was the eighth planet discovered in the system, it is actually third in line from the sun-just like Earth.

Tech Apple plows $390M into Finisar facial recognition, 500+ jobs
Author: 0 Apple plows $390M into Finisar facial recognition, 500+ jobs

Apples award will create more than 500 high-skill jobs at the Sherman facility, including engineers, technicians and maintenance teams. These power numerous newer features Apple has introduced in the last few generations of iPhone, such as the proximity-sensing capabilities of AirPods and the True-Depth camera on the iPhone X .

Tech Life is unusual is Getting a Mobile Release
Author: 0 Life is unusual is Getting a Mobile Release

The game is still completely powered by Unreal Engine 4 and includes features like full touch screen integration, the ability to share game progress on social media directly from the app and an in-game photo mode . You can also connect to Facebook and compare the choices you made with other friends playing the mobile version. Join Max Caulfield on her adventures with her best friend, Chloe Price as they investigate the mysterious disappearance of fellow student, Rachel Amber in the town ...

Tech Google Assistant Comes to Tablets, Android 5.0 Lollipop Devices
Author: 0 Google Assistant Comes to Tablets, Android 5.0 Lollipop Devices

Today, Google has finally released Google Assistant for all Android smartphones running Android 5 .0 Lollipop. A sizeable 26 percent of active Android users are found to continue having Android Lollipop on their devices. It will also shortly come to Italy, Japan, Germany, Brazil, and Korea. "Once you get the update and opt-in, you'll see an Assistant app icon in your "All apps" list ".

Tech PUBG Xbox One: How to Crouch
Author: 0 PUBG Xbox One: How to Crouch

The buttons of the Xbox One controller perform different actions depending on the context of the situation. The "Y" button cycles through your guns if you press it, or you can unequip everything - and run faster across open fields - by holding it.

Tech 'Annihilation' Trailer Might Show A little Bit Too Much
Author: 0 'Annihilation' Trailer Might Show A little Bit Too Much

The expedition is the twelfth one sent into Area X by the Southern Reach organization with previous expeditions ending in inexplicable events. The first expedition returned with reports of a pristine, Edenic landscape; the second expedition ended in mass suicide; the third expedition in a hail of gunfire as its members turned on one another.

Tech 'Alexa, Wake me up before you go-go'
Author: 0 'Alexa, Wake me up before you go-go'

Maybe you've already set the your daily or weekly alarm because it's just the same but for those who have different sleep schedules, asking Alexa to set the alarm for you will be helpful. You can choose a specific artist and time instead, such as "wake me up to Adele", or a certain era or genre of music like, "wake me up to 90s music" or "wake me up to classical music".

Tech New Harry Potter game will allow fans to finally attend Hogwarts
Author: 0 New Harry Potter game will allow fans to finally attend Hogwarts

As players progress through the years at the beloved wizarding school, they'll participate in all the most famous classes and activities from the books, including Defence Against the Dark Arts, Potions, Dueling Club, and more. The title of the game also seems to indicate the direction of the upcoming mobile game. However, Jam City provided incredible examples to Rowling, and thus they received her blessing to move forward with the project.

Tech Tag: Nokia 2018 specifications
Author: 0 Tag: Nokia 2018 specifications

The original Nokia 6 was launched in late 2016 and reached most markets, including India, only in 2017. With the surfacing of Nokia 6 2018 on TENAA , the launch looks imminent. But Nokia shouldn't blindly follow the trends, as we have already seen Google doesn't and the Pixel 2 XL has the highest rated smartphone camera ever.

Tech Swedish think tank: South Korea's arms sales record high
Author: 0 Swedish think tank: South Korea's arms sales record high

US companies on the list increased their share of arms sales to 57.9 percent, with a combined total of $217.2 billion in 2016, boosted by military operations overseas and the acquisition of large weapon systems by other countries, according to the report.

Author: 0 Live Action 'Detective Pikachu' Movie Gets a Release Date

The posting has since been taken down, but Serebii was able to save a screencap that can be seen below. Detective Pikachu may be getting an global release to tie in with its live-action adaptation. Whether Nintendo grants that request and cast Devito or stick with Reynolds for the potential worldwide release of the game remains to be seen.

Tech Three terrorists gunned down in Handawara encounter
Author: 0 Three terrorists gunned down in Handawara encounter

A senior police official said that the security forces have succeeded in killing three terrorists, all believed to be Pakistani nationals, in the the encounter which still continues in the area. "Three AK rifles along with other ammunition was recovered from the encounter site", the spokesman added. Security forces sealed all exit points at about 0100 hrs, they said, adding that when the troops were moving towards a particular area in the village, the militants resorted to indiscriminate ...

Tech 'Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection' is a fighting fan's dream
Author: 0 'Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection' is a fighting fan's dream

The Street Fighter series is huge and it has a huge fan base. In the time that has elapsed since Street Fighter came into existence, there have been over 60 characters, 80 titles, and 40 million units sold. The characters for Street Fighter V season three will be made available one-by-one, starting with Sakura on January 16, 2018. Museum - Bask in the nostalgic feels of Street Fighter in the Museum , a collection of stunning concept art, pitch documents, and little-known facts ...

Tech PS4 Sales Pass 70 Million Consoles Worldwide
Author: 0 PS4 Sales Pass 70 Million Consoles Worldwide

If you already own a PS4 and you're just looking to stock up on games, there is a Flash Sale now being held on the PlayStation Store for The Game Awards. Limited Edition Destiny 2 PS4 Pro bundle - $399.99 (save $50): This bundle includes the Glacier White PS4 Pro with a 1TB HDD, matching DualShock 4 controller, a copy of Destiny 2 and a digital content voucher that includes the game's Expansion Pass.

Tech You can now pre-load this weekend's Monster Hunter
Author: 0 You can now pre-load this weekend's Monster Hunter

The beta is available for pre-load now and quests will start from 17.00 GMT / 18.00 CET on Saturday December 9 running through till 17.00 GMT / 18.00 CET on Tuesday 12 December. The second area in the Beta is the Wildspire Waste, where you can take on the more hard Barroth creature, whose primary form of attack is slinging mud at the attacking players.

Tech YouTube to launch a paid music service
Author: 0 YouTube to launch a paid music service

There's Spotify , Apple Music, Pandora , and even Google's own option, Google Play Music . Right now there's no rumored price point for the cost if this new service, and there likely won't be until it gets closer to the rumored launch date.

Tech Namco's Soul Calibur VI Coming to PC and Consoles in 2018
Author: 0 Namco's Soul Calibur VI Coming to PC and Consoles in 2018

The gap between Soul Calibur V and VI is sizable as well, since the last game came out on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in 2012. It eventually made its way to SEGA's Dreamcast console and became one of that platform's most popular games. So far, we've seen a young Mitsurugi and Sophitia, as well as a teaser for another character who might be a brand new combatant. The Soul Calibur games are famous for having interesting guest characters, with some highlights being Ezio from Assassin's ...

Tech Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where To Find Royal Guard Uniform
Author: 0 Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where To Find Royal Guard Uniform

In this new game included the feature that Link is getting a sweet new ride in the form of an actual motorcycle. Nintendo surprised everyone over the night by releasing the second major DLC expansion for the incredibly popular Switch and Wii:U game: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild .

Author: 0 ICE removals, arrests up in Northern California

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE ) deported 2,535 and arrested 2,746 illegal immigrants in Wyoming and Colorado. But Mittelstadt also stressed that the numbers are part of a larger trend that began well before Trump's inauguration: Mexico's improving economy and more opportunities at home have stemmed the tide of people flowing across the border for work.

Tech Actually, PUBG Won Best Multiplayer Game at the Game Awards
Author: 0 Actually, PUBG Won Best Multiplayer Game at the Game Awards

During the pre-show leading up to The Game Awards 2017 , a trailer for a new World War Z game was shown. Thursday during The Game Awards in Los Angeles, as developers were being showered with well-deserved honors, other developers unveiled games that won't be out until next year or later.

Author: 0 Apple close to purchasing Shazam for estimated $400 million

Shazam needs no introduction, but it works by identifying short audio clips from songs, TV shows and more using machine learning techniques. The deal will be announced next week, according to reports. Despite making £40 million in revenue for the 2016 financial year, the company had made losses of £5.3 million in 2016, and £16.6 million in 2015. The company also lost approximately $22 million the year before that.

Tech HomeKit Vulnerability Discovered In iOS 11.2
Author: 0 HomeKit Vulnerability Discovered In iOS 11.2

The bug permitted unauthorized remote access to Apple HomeKit products, which include smart lights, thermostats, plugs, locks, and garage door openers. The serious security issues have already been fixed via a server-side patch by Apple, and an update to iOS 11.2 is coming in the near future to fix any broken functionality.

Author: 0 Mozilla and Yahoo! launch high-cost lawsuit

Once valued at $125 billion, the company's acquisition by Verizon represented the "saddest $5 billion deal in tech history", according to Forbes. Yahoo reportedly agreed to pay Mozilla $375 million a year for that status. "Immediately following Yahoo's acquisition, we undertook a lengthy, multi-month process to seek assurances from Yahoo and its acquirers with respect to those factors", the company explained in a blog post yesterday.

Tech Stunning new super SUV - the Lamborghini Urus
Author: 0 Stunning new super SUV - the Lamborghini Urus

Wow! It can hit 60 miles per hour in less than 3.6 seconds, and its top speed is 189 miles per hour. the standard model includes adaptive air suspension and active roll stabilization as well as carbon ceramic brakes. Urus could be the entry-level model for Lamborghini and the company has estimated the annual sales around 3,500 which are equal to 2016's combined sales of its Huracán and Aventador.