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Tech DayZ Confirmed for XBox Game Preview in 2018
Author: 0 DayZ Confirmed for XBox Game Preview in 2018

As you look over the various "Games to look forward to in 2018" lists, you might notice something; a lot of anticipated games this year are either cross-platform games or PS4 exclusives. There is also the fact that " PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds " ( PUBG ) and " Fortnite " exist, two games that could have potentially stolen " DayZ's " intended audience.

Author: 0 Opposition boycotts Rajya Sabha, allege their voice is being muzzled

But what is happening for the last one week that when a member gives notice for speaking in Zero Hour , without hearing him/her, the House is adjourned till 2 p.m. "I thought it would be better to adjourn the House for a longer period instead of resorting to frequent adjournments, that too, when it becomes evident that some sections of the House were bent on not allowing smooth conduct of the House".

Tech BP profits boosted by crude oil price rally
Author: 0 BP profits boosted by crude oil price rally

The news comes one week after Anglo-Dutch rival Royal Dutch Shell announced an annual profit of $13 billion, also energised by rising oil and gas prices. BP further reported that its exploration had delivered the most successful year for the company since 2004, while the group's upstream production jumped 12 percent.

Tech IPad boosts market share as tablet market declines; Amazon overtakes Samsung - IDC
Author: 0 IPad boosts market share as tablet market declines; Amazon overtakes Samsung - IDC

In the fourth quarter of 2016, the company shipped 13.1 million iPads and owned 24.3 percent of the worldwide tablet market. Amazon overtook Samsung to become the world's second-largest tablet vendor for the first time, with a range of new launches helping it to score 2.5 million extra sales during 2017, representing a 50.3 per cent year-on-year growth to take 15.6 per cent of the market share.

Tech PS4 Firmware Update 5.50's New Features Revealed
Author: 0 PS4 Firmware Update 5.50's New Features Revealed

A way for parents and guardians to monitor and set time limits on often children play the PS4. Managing Playtime is easy; go to Settings Family Management on your PS4, or log into your PlayStation account on your web browser from your PC or smartphone, to check and manage your child's playtime each day.

Tech The beta is here and these are the key features
Author: 0 The beta is here and these are the key features

You can add an hour limit, or set specific times they're only allowed to play during. A number of Pro-enabled games already have supersampling built-in, while this update extends the option to all games. The development team also added the option for you to play background music when playing games on PS Now. If your Notifications tab makes you feel like you're in a particularly bad episode of Hoarders, you'll be glad to know that update 5.5 will make it possible to permanently delete ...

Author: 0 Wedbush Analysts Give Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) a $75.00 Price Target

Activision Blizzard Inc now has $54.00 billion valuation. It has outperformed by 13.62% the S&P500. Barry Rosenstein increased its stake in Eqt Corp (EQT) by 450.42% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of ATVI in report on Monday, August 10 with "Overweight" rating. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q3 2017.

Tech Hyundai's new Sante Fe is 'stylish and voluminous'
Author: 0 Hyundai's new Sante Fe is 'stylish and voluminous'

Hyundai says the company will officially premiere the 2019 Santa Fe at the Geneva motor show coming up next month, before the model goes on sale worldwide before the end of the year. Dramatic wheelarches and chrome detailing also feature, and we'd expect its redesigned headlights to be LEDs. The Santa Fe also sees the first use of Rear Occupant Alert (ROA ), which will alert the driver upon leaving the auto if it detects a passenger still sitting in the rear of the vehicle.

Tech England's Ben Youngs Set To Miss Rest Of Season With Knee Injury
Author: 0 England's Ben Youngs Set To Miss Rest Of Season With Knee Injury

England have called scrumhalf Richard Wigglesworth into a 32-man squad for their next Six Nations game against Wales in place of Youngs, with hooker Luke Cowan-Dickie also added to the squad for the match at Twickenham on Saturday. The absence of Billy Vunipola , who will sit out the entire Championship with his own knee problem, will mean Hughes' availability would be a substantial boost, even if Sam Simmonds demonstrated in Rome that he is an exciting alternative.

Tech Sony Xperia L2 With Wide-Angle Selfie Camera Launched: Price, Specifications
Author: 0 Sony Xperia L2 With Wide-Angle Selfie Camera Launched: Price, Specifications

Apart from this, users will get the goodness of Android Oreo. It comes with a rear-facing fingerprint scanner, just below the rear camera which also acts as a power button. While the M1 A1 offers dual lenses on the rear panel, the Honor 9 Lite has dual cameras on the front (13MP+2MP) as well as the rear (13MP+2MP). With a 2620 mAh battery, this 1.8 MHz hexa-core Snapdragon 650 processor based handset promises up to two days of battery backup.

Tech Intel's Augmented Reality Glasses Project Information Onto Your Retina
Author: 0 Intel's Augmented Reality Glasses Project Information Onto Your Retina

Intel launches Vaunt smart glasses , a genius wearable device that comprises multiple features meant to avoid the lobbed ridicule by previous effort of the company. One of the most anticipated wearables is Magic Leap One . The glasses are created to give users simple notifications. With Vaunt, the interface is almost invisible to everyone except the wearer.

Tech Anupam Kher, BJP's Ram Madhav's Twitter Accounts Hacked, Pro-Pak Messages Posted
Author: 0 Anupam Kher, BJP's Ram Madhav's Twitter Accounts Hacked, Pro-Pak Messages Posted

The cyber attack is said to have been carried out by Turkish cyber army ayyildiz tim. The 62-year-old confirmed the news as he said, "My twitter account has been hacked". The account seems to have been restored now. The social networking giant has also urged users not to click on links in "direct messages" coming from unknown accounts.

Tech Apple, Cisco, Allianz, Aon now offering cybersecurity insurance
Author: 0 Apple, Cisco, Allianz, Aon now offering cybersecurity insurance

Businesses that now use Cisco's Ransomware Defense and certain Apple devices will then be able to apply for special cyber insurance through Allianz SE . Businesses have traditionally approached cyber security from a "siloed manner" in which the different departments of a company all took on separate roles.

Tech Capcom lays off 50 at Dead Rising 4's Capcom Vancouver
Author: 0 Capcom lays off 50 at Dead Rising 4's Capcom Vancouver

Capcom Vancouver is the studio responsible for Dead Rising 2, Dead Rising 3 , and Dead Rising 4 . According to an anonymous source that spoke to Kotaku , fifty people were fired from the team. If they still end up under-staffed, then all the layoffs would have been for nothing. It was in early prototyping stages and hadn't been even greenlit by Capcom before it was axed.

Tech HTC U11+ Launched in India: Know Price, specifications, features
Author: 0 HTC U11+ Launched in India: Know Price, specifications, features

The HTC U11 + comes with premium features like a 6 inch Quad HD+ 18:9 Full-Screen display and is powered by the Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 6GB of RAM. The phone has IP68-rated water and dust resistance. Then there's the Android Oreo with HTC Sense, with a slew of customisations on the top. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC.

Tech HP thrusts itself into VR development with new workstation and headset
Author: 0 HP thrusts itself into VR development with new workstation and headset

HP already has its Windows Mixed Reality headset , which resembles a cross between the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR , but it's now adding a commercial headset into its VR lineup. Features include compatibility with Epic Games' Datasmith, a Workflow Toolkit for Unreal Engine that was introduced past year; a VR Performance Profiler making it easier for companies to determine the right computer configurations when they deploy their VR solutions, giving them benchmarks and reports that ...

Tech Powell sworn in as Fed chairman
Author: 0 Powell sworn in as Fed chairman

People who have worked with Mr Powell say he studied economics assiduously after joining the Fed, gathering stacks of papers on the questions of the day, then reading and discussing the findings with colleagues. "I would have liked to serve an additional term and I did make that clear, so I will say I was disappointed not to be reappointed", Yellen told "PBS NewsHour" on Friday.

Tech Investigators eye manual switch in deadly train collision
Author: 0 Investigators eye manual switch in deadly train collision

An Amtrak train inadvertently diverted to a side track traveled for 659 feet before colliding head-on Sunday with a freight train at 50 miles per hour in SC, federal officials said Monday. There were 48 patients being cared for at the main Palmetto Health location in Columbia. The Amtrak train travelled 659 feet on the wrong tracks before colliding head-on with the freight train .

Tech Seedorf to coach Deportivo La Coruna
Author: 0 Seedorf to coach Deportivo La Coruna

The Dutchman will be the La Liga side's third coach this season following Sunday's departure of Cristobal Parralo who took over from former West Brom boss Pepe Mel. Zinedine Zidane dismissed claims that Real Madrid are out of the title race after they dropped two points against Valencia leaving them 18 points behind leaders Barcelona.

Tech Google's new Android distribution numbers show Nougat finally taking the top spot
Author: 0 Google's new Android distribution numbers show Nougat finally taking the top spot

For instance, the Nougat version first launched on Nexus devices back in August of 2016 while the new Oreo version first launched on the Sony Xperia models of cellular devices. Android Gingerbread is on 0.3%, while Ice Cream Sandwich is powering 1.4% devices. KitKat is at 12.0% and Jelly Bean fell to 5%. Meanwhile, as for Google's latest Android Oreo update, it is steadily gaining momentum, ever since its release a year ago in August.

Tech Samsung Galaxy S9 price, Lilac Purple color leaked
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 price, Lilac Purple color leaked

We have already heard about them in rumours and from the company officials as well. While the S9 and S9+ are slated for launch right away, it is going to be a long gap before the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is unveiled probably in the month of August or September this year.

Tech HTC U12 (HTC Imagine) might have been spotted in the wild
Author: 0 HTC U12 (HTC Imagine) might have been spotted in the wild

The last flagship, which is known as the U11, has been around for nearly a year now and HTC is hoping to hand sales of the phone a boost through discounting the MSRP. In images from the event, the HTC device shows impressive download speeds of near 809Mbps and upload speeds of 49.87mbps. It appears that there is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 under the hood with X20 LTE modem that supports download speeds of up to 1.2Gbps.

Tech Broadcom in 'final' bid for rival chipmaker Qualcomm
Author: 0 Broadcom in 'final' bid for rival chipmaker Qualcomm

Qualcomm's board of directors has confirmed receipt of the revised offer and says it plans to review the document in accordance with its fiduciary duties. Broadcom is the product of a $US37 billion tie up two years ago between Avago, a Singapore company that was once part of a former unit of pioneering PC maker Hewlett-Packard, and Broadcom , another company with origins in Southern California that made chips.

Tech Is Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy heading to Switch and PC?
Author: 0 Is Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy heading to Switch and PC?

And that's not all. And... well... here is another rumour suggesting that this new Crash Bandicoot title will be coming to the PC platform in 2018. Dan Tanguay, the director of Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy. I think Switch and PC ports are no shock, and an Xbox version also seems like a no brainer. Several pieces of new merchandise were announced following the release of the N.

Tech Amazon's super bowl commercial featuring celebrity stars goes down a storm
Author: 0 Amazon's super bowl commercial featuring celebrity stars goes down a storm

Amazon now sells a range of smart speakers, all powered by voice assistant Alexa . According to the annual Ad Meter survey run by USA Today , the Amazon commercial-a amusing spot with cameos by Bezos and other celebrities, in which the virtual assistant Alexa loses her voice-was the highest-rated ad shown during last night's Super Bowl .

Tech Budget impact: Sensex and Nifty continue to bleed on Monday
Author: 0 Budget impact: Sensex and Nifty continue to bleed on Monday

Investors also turned cautious ahead of the RBI policy meet this week as they feel that repo rate might be increased amid inflation concerns. At 10:03 AM, the BSE Sensex was trading at 34,808, down 258 points, while the Nifty50 index was trading at 10,661, down 99 points.

Tech Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 To Launch in India on 14th February
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 To Launch in India on 14th February

There should be more clarity on this soon as Xiaomi is expected to unveil the Redmi Note 5 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month. While the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 seems to have the good looks down, the inside still follows a mid-tier setup that comprises of a 5.99-inch IPS LCD with Full high definition (HD) resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio.

Tech Rainbow Six Siege Operation: Chimera, Outbreak events detailed
Author: 0 Rainbow Six Siege Operation: Chimera, Outbreak events detailed

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege gives players unprecedented control over their ability to fortify their position - by reinforcing walls and floors, using barbed wire, deployable shields and mines, and more - or breach the enemies' using observation drones, sheet charges, rappelling, and more.

Tech Oilers legend Robert Brazile finds out he's joining the Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Oilers legend Robert Brazile finds out he's joining the Hall of Fame

Chosen by the 48-person selection committee as one of five modern-era inductees for the Class of 2018, Dawkins will be officially enshrined in the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio next August as the main event of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week.

Tech Jammu And Kashmir Panchayat Elections Put Off Despite BJP's Insistence
Author: 0 Jammu And Kashmir Panchayat Elections Put Off Despite BJP's Insistence

Mufti said that 56 government employees and 16 Hurriyat Conference activists were among the 4,949 people found involved in stone-pelting incidents, while 4,074 were not affiliated with any separatist or militant group. "Shocked and disturbed to hear reports of Kashmiri students being assaulted in Mahendragarh, Haryana ". The reason behind the attack is yet not known.

Tech Benchmark your PC for Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition
Author: 0 Benchmark your PC for Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition

In a special message to the Steam community, director Hajime Tabata revealed that the PC version of Final Fantasy XV was not ported from consoles but rather built from the ground up, and that it is a generation ahead of the console version that was released in 2016.

Tech PUBG's new anti-cheat measures include disabling Steam family sharing
Author: 0 PUBG's new anti-cheat measures include disabling Steam family sharing

In a post on the game's Steam Community page , head of service management and anti-cheat Dohyung Lee revealed that the studio was establishing a team dedicated to detecting and putting an end to cheating. While the main focus is now "blocking unauthorized programs", PUBG Corp's head of service management, Dohyung Lee states in a Steam Community post that "it will be further developed to broaden the scope of its abilities" via upgrades that will ensure a long-lasting "fair game environment".

Tech Hegazi, Lemina on target as Southampton defeat West Bromwich Albion
Author: 0 Hegazi, Lemina on target as Southampton defeat West Bromwich Albion

The visitors scored twice in three minutes towards the end of the first 45, thanks to Mario Lemina 's 30-yard drive and Jack Stephens ' looping header. "This needs to be the standard that we set going forwards". "Two quick goals - that hurt us as well". But the Spaniard witnessed his side's response, and maintained he had been encouraging his players to continue applying themselves in the same fashion.