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Tech Toyota Adding Alexa to Select Cars in 2018
Author: 0 Toyota Adding Alexa to Select Cars in 2018

But with Amazon looking to expand the related "Alexa Gadgets" line (with Amazon creating the hardware with the intention of letting developers experiment to find the best possible software uses), you may soon see more Skills and ideas unlocking the potential of Alexa add-ons.

Tech Kia Forte Renderings Preview New Sedan Ahead Of NAIAS
Author: 0 Kia Forte Renderings Preview New Sedan Ahead Of NAIAS

Kia says the third-generation Forte features "a more sophisticated" appearance thanks to several styling cues inspired by the Stinger sports sedan . Creases in the hood lend to the Cerato's muscular appearance and distinctive design traits on the front fascia, including a fresh approach to KIA's signature tiger nose grille and an aggressive lower valance enhance its road presence.

Tech Final Fantasy 12 Remaster Announced For PC, And It Releases Soon
Author: 0 Final Fantasy 12 Remaster Announced For PC, And It Releases Soon

The entry goes through the process of detailing what to expect from the game, noting that it will contain language, mild blood, partial nudity and violence. Speaking with Famitsu, producer Yoshinori Kitas noted that Final Fantasy VII remake development is going smooth and while he didn't reveal the release date for the game but, noted that there was demand for the game for quite some time but due to some reasons the project was on hold.

Tech CAPCOM Explains Monster Hunter World's PC Delay
Author: 0 CAPCOM Explains Monster Hunter World's PC Delay

And while the excitement over Monster Hunter World's imminent arrival builds, here's the latest trailer for the game. However, the PC version was delayed significantly without any explanation, which is definitely frustrating for players gaming on a PC.

Tech New rumor reveals the RAM and Storage capacity of Samsung Galaxy S9
Author: 0 New rumor reveals the RAM and Storage capacity of Samsung Galaxy S9

The new leak combined with the earlier ones points towards the fact that Samsung might be gearing up to launch a powerful flagship device and set the bar high for other manufacturers. It's hard to recommend someone goes to buy a Galaxy S8 after looking at this phone. The devices are also likely to vary across different regions, with the U.S.

Tech Google Buys UK-Based Phone Screen Speaker Startup
Author: 0 Google Buys UK-Based Phone Screen Speaker Startup

It's not yet known when Alphabet - through an Ireland-based subsidiary of Google - bought the startup, but United Kingdom regulatory filings show that the transfer of shares was completed in mid-December. Someone had a go on it almost a year ago and it appeared genuine, with the haptic actuators also serving to add depth to the feel of the display.

Tech New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password
Author: 0 New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password

Another password bug has been uncovered in macOS High Sierra , and while it's not almost as serious as the one which cropped up late last year , it's still highly embarrassing for Apple as the new year kicks off. Apple has also introduced a fix in the latest beta of macOS (version 10.13.3), which should show up in an update sometime later this month. The Password Settings group of options, which let the App Store know how you want to handle purchases and in-app passwords as well as free ...

Tech Vivo unveils world's first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone
Author: 0 Vivo unveils world's first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone

The technology coup is made all the better by rumours that Apple was desperate to include Clear ID in the iPhone X . It reportedly opted for Face ID instead because it could not meet the deadlines. Once the phone is unlocked, it goes away and allows the user to enjoy the whole display. It's an increase from 700,000 during the first quarter of previous year.

Tech Jimmy Iovine Disputes Rumors He's Leaving Apple
Author: 0 Jimmy Iovine Disputes Rumors He's Leaving Apple

Dre replied: "I'm working on a couple songs right now". "I am in the band", Iovine said. But now, Iovine has shot down these rumours, reports Variety , saying "All this stuff you're seeing in the newspapers, let me tell you, my stock vested a long time ago".

Tech Hyperkin is working on a standalone Game Boy remake
Author: 0 Hyperkin is working on a standalone Game Boy remake

The peripheral manufacturer is now working on an updated version of the classic Game Boy tentatively called the Ultra Game Boy . With other reissued classic Nintendo products like the NES Classic, the Famicom Mini , and the SNES Classic becoming bestsellers (prompting another reissue of the NES Classic), it was only a matter of time before some iteration of the Game Boy made its way back to our hearts (and hands).

Tech How To Watch Overwatch League Matches Online
Author: 0 How To Watch Overwatch League Matches Online

The e-sports competition will feature teams from different cities around the world. Twitch has secured the exclusive rights to livestream the Overwatch League's first two seasons for a reported $90 million. Fans will be able to watch all Overwatch League matches on OverwatchLeague.com , Twitch , MLG.com , and the mobile apps associated with all three sites.

Tech Meltdown, Specter bugs: Apple iPhones, ipad, Macs at risk
Author: 0 Meltdown, Specter bugs: Apple iPhones, ipad, Macs at risk

Spectre-the more pervasive and more hard to take advantage of the two flaws-has no clear solution as yet. Two major computer processor security bugs, dubbed Meltdown and Spectre , affect almost every device made in the last 20 years.

Tech Huawei Mate 10 Pro flagship Android smartphone finally coming to USA
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 Pro flagship Android smartphone finally coming to USA

The phone will be available from Amazon, B&H, Best Buy , Microsoft, and Newegg for $799. The company also says, "In addition to the HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro , the new Porsche Design HUAWEI Mate 10 will be available for $1,225 Dollars beginning February 18 through major electronics retailers including Amazon, Best Buy and Microsoft as well as from end of February in Porsche Design Stores in the U.S.

Tech Investors want Apple to do more to fight kids' smartphone addiction
Author: 0 Investors want Apple to do more to fight kids' smartphone addiction

In an interview Tuesday with CNBC's " Fast Money Halftime Report ,"Jana's Barry Rosenstein and Charles Penner explained why Jana - a leading activist shareholder - and the California State Teachers' Retirement System, or CalSTRS - one of the nation's largest public pension plans - are putting pressure on Apple to address this issue".

Tech Razer's Mamba HyperFlux Wireless Mouse Needs No Battery
Author: 0 Razer's Mamba HyperFlux Wireless Mouse Needs No Battery

For the Chroma products Razer Synapse 3 not only controls the lighting but sound settings like EQ and volumes. The second is that the reason it was Razer's first big peripheral, and remains a key item, is because of its central role for gamers.

Tech I was very nervous defending 208 against India: Faf du Plessis
Author: 0 I was very nervous defending 208 against India: Faf du Plessis

South Africa's four-pronged pace attack were certainly grateful their batsmen gave them something to bowl at in the 11 overs delivered on Friday evening. And even if we had lost this game, we would have been very disappointed, but would have said the way this game was played was remarkable. But as Virat Kohli pointed out the same day as Faf, picking 20 wickets alone - while that's what wins you a Test match - is not enough.

Tech City Honors VPD for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Author: 0 City Honors VPD for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Mayor John Gayle read a proclamation, declaring January 9 to be Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, then asked Chief Brian Childress to say a few words. Displaying a blue porch light is another way people frequently broadcast their support for police. At OutdoorHub, we aren't bashful regarding our support of law enforcement, and many of our friends in the hunt/fish/shoot community share our opinion.

Tech Crew missing after Iranian tanker hits freighter
Author: 0 Crew missing after Iranian tanker hits freighter

The official said the tanker was owned by the National Iranian Tanker Co. and had been rented by a South Korean company, Hanwha Total Co. Meanwhile, search and clean-up efforts have been hampered by fierce fires and poisonous gases that have completely consumed the tanker and surrounding waters, CCTV reported.

Tech LG announces 65-inch OLED TV that rolls up like paper
Author: 0 LG announces 65-inch OLED TV that rolls up like paper

A favorite of display manufacturers has always been the flexible OLED panel. When you roll your future TV out of sight into a little box, thank LG Display . The 65-inch rollable UHD OLED display is built in a way that it can be rolled up and hidden when not in use. It was a brilliant use of the Crystal Sound OLED technology, as laptop speakers often leave something to be desired in terms of sound quality.

Tech Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 (2018)
Author: 0 Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 (2018)

You get plenty of USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 ports-but not a single USB Type-A. For ports , you get two Thunderbolt 3 connections, a pair of USB-C 3.1 ports , a microSD card reader, an analog headphone jack, and a Noble lock port. The end result is a 15-inch laptop with a solid amount of headroom with which to perform either more serious tasks, like photo and video editing, as well as more moderate tasks at once.

Tech What's New with the Google Assistant?
Author: 0 What's New with the Google Assistant?

With the Assistant on your phone, speaker or TV, you can also check your fuel level, lock doors, and more. These actions can span a range of wide capabilities from language translation to online purchasing to games for kids and much more. In the USA the Assistant will be accessible via Android Auto starting this week. And soon, you'll be able to reserve a parking space with SpotHero or order your favorite handcrafted drink or food from Starbucks-all from the road.

Tech Harassed by moral police, 20-year-old woman hangs self in Karnataka
Author: 0 Harassed by moral police, 20-year-old woman hangs self in Karnataka

The Indian Express report added that in a police complaint, her mother, Saraswathi Suvarna, a tailor, has said the harassment began on January 4, when an unidentified caller questioned Dhanyashree about her WhatsApp message. The police, after recovering the death note, registered a case of abetment to suicide. As told to the police by the victim's mother, a group of men who identified themselves as Bajrang Dal activists even visited the victim's residence the very next day and threatened to ...

Tech Valentine's event Crimson Days will return to Destiny 2, according to datamine
Author: 0 Valentine's event Crimson Days will return to Destiny 2, according to datamine

Crimson Days was a time-limited event from the days of the first installment that ran during the week of Valentine's Day in February. Cosmo23 of Bungie quickly replied with the following, "The rumors are True". Bungie is expected to release new emotes , ghost shells , shaders , sparrows and a new assortment of weapon mods and ornaments . "We will talk about how it is changing in the blog update on Thursday".

Tech WhatsApp's New Update Comes With Quick Switch Feature From Voice To Video
Author: 0 WhatsApp's New Update Comes With Quick Switch Feature From Voice To Video

The rollout timeline is still unknown though. But, with this new quick switch button to video call does this job easily and quickly. So, how does this feature really works? Group video calls: partially confirmed?? If you are on a video call, there will be a voice call icon in the middle of the screen.

Tech Fox Developing Kitty Pryde Film With Deadpool Director
Author: 0 Fox Developing Kitty Pryde Film With Deadpool Director

Further, in news that should intrigue fans, the project - which would still be in its early stages - has Deadpool's Tim Miller attached as a potential director. A beloved X-Men heroine could be getting her own feature. . Both X-Men and X2 featured cameos by the character, but Ellen Page portrayed a more integral Kitty in X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Tech White chocolate Creme Egg promotion leads to sugar rage in UK
Author: 0 White chocolate Creme Egg promotion leads to sugar rage in UK

Another shopper found unwrapped Creme Eggs in a Tesco Express in Essex. A white egg?! Pure genius. With a reported prize of up to $3,500 on offer, the competition has already come under fire following reports some less-than-hygienic customers and shop workers are surreptitiously unwrapping scores of eggs to try and find them.

Tech Barry Bennell Trial, day two: Prosecution opens its case
Author: 0 Barry Bennell Trial, day two: Prosecution opens its case

During interviews, Bennell told police he had been attracted to 13-year-old boys because they were "pedigree footballers who were athletic and good looking". The jury would have to decide, Mr Johnson added, whether they were listening to a group of men who, as Bennell alleges, had "jumped on the bandwagon" and maliciously made up stories.

Tech August Announces In-Home Delivery Service
Author: 0 August Announces In-Home Delivery Service

Following in the footsteps of Amazon, smart lock company August and delivery firm Deliv have teamed up to offer an in-home delivery service. August had been testing the service with Wal-Mart previous year, and the company obviously thinks things went well enough to continue in-home deliveries.

Tech Nokia 6 Price in India | 6 Specification, Features & Comparisons
Author: 0 Nokia 6 Price in India | 6 Specification, Features & Comparisons

Likewise, ICICI credit card holders can avail an instant discount of Rs 1,500 on purchase of the Nokia 8 using an ICICI Bank credit card. Users with ICICI Bank credit cards can avail an instant discount of Rs. All the four colour options - silver, tempered blue, copper and matte black are available in the Nokia Mobile Week. Recently, HMD Global management announced the rollout of Oreo Beta Labs for the Nokia 6 in India.

Tech Volvo Cars posts record sales of 2029 units in India 2017
Author: 0 Volvo Cars posts record sales of 2029 units in India 2017

Mercedes has surpassed annual sales mark of 15,000 units for the first time in India and it is the only luxury auto brand to achieve that. "What we saw in July and August previous year was that due to lower taxes we had much better sales", Folger said, adding had the challenges not been there, the company's sales could have been much better.