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Industry Chrono Trigger launches on PC, but it's a mobile port
Author: 0 Chrono Trigger launches on PC, but it's a mobile port

A surprise Steam release of 16-bit era RPG classic Chrono Trigger is certainly something to get excited about. Well, that changes now, as Chrono Trigger has popped up on Steam without warning. It has since become one of the most well-loved and highest rated role-playing games of all time, featuring an epic time-hopping story and a memorable cast of diverse characters.

Industry BlackBerry Ghost leaks out ahead of launch in India
Author: 0 BlackBerry Ghost leaks out ahead of launch in India

The plans are mighty, though, with Mahieu saying he hopes the brand will capture 3 to 5% of the smartphone market for premium devices (defined as above $400) in the years to come. According to Jeronimo, BlackBerry devices - all of them, not just the KeyOne - achieved a pitiful 850,000 shipments in all of past year. "It doesn't have to be a niche business", BlackBerry Mobile's chief commercial officer Francois Mahieu tells CNET .

Industry Kylie Jenner Poses for First Photoshoot After Giving Birth to Stormi Webster
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Poses for First Photoshoot After Giving Birth to Stormi Webster

Two photos uploaded to the beauty mogul's Instagram account show Kylie featuring new looks from her Weather collection. It seems like the young mom wants to give the best nursery to her baby doll! Although Kylie and Scott haven't revealed a photo showing Stormi's face as of yet, fans can rest assure that she's handsome according to her dad.

Industry Google's mobile UI framework 'Flutter' is now in beta
Author: 0 Google's mobile UI framework 'Flutter' is now in beta

An interesting detail is that, if you already have an app created with multiplatform development frameworks , you do not need to develop it again with Flutter , but you can use what you have already created and import it in Flutter . Flutter can take advantage of GPU accelerated rendering and optimized native ARM code runtime and platform interop. That said, it already has an impressive timeline so far given that the first beta is already out after Google first announced the platform ...

Industry New McLaren Senna Carbon Pack To Strut Its Stuff In Geneva
Author: 0 New McLaren Senna Carbon Pack To Strut Its Stuff In Geneva

This is the result of a special process that sees the design embedded into the carbon fiber panel. This " Carbon Theme " vehicle is a bespoke project by McLaren Special Operations that combines a nude-effect carbonfibre body with yellow and green accents, as well as a black Alcantara interior trim to striking effect.

Industry IL voter registration system compromised by Russian Operatives
Author: 0 IL voter registration system compromised by Russian Operatives

According to reports, Obama requested top-secret USA officials to probe whether Russian operatives compromised websites or databases ahead of the 2016 election. A June 2017 Intercept report based on a leaked National Security Agency classified document ( remember Reality Winner? ) detailed Russians' gambit to hack a private vendor that supplied voter registration software, and try to obtain information from more than 100 United States local election officials.

Industry Prosecutors: Ex-SKorean president deserves 30 years in jail
Author: 0 Prosecutors: Ex-SKorean president deserves 30 years in jail

Park was formally charged on April 17 with abuse of authority, bribery, coercion and leaking government secrets, but she denied all charges during five rounds of interrogations in jail. A verdict on Park's trial is expected in late March or early April. Choi was sentenced to 20 years in prison in March and was ordered to pay an 18-billion-won fine.

Industry Apple's China Lesson: Think Different, But Not Too Different
Author: 0 Apple's China Lesson: Think Different, But Not Too Different

All of those details, including those of Chinese iCloud customers, are now stored in the United States - meaning that data requests are subject to USA law. While the European Union executive had previously said it wanted access to data stored within the 28-nation bloc, sources with direct knowledge of the pending legislation said the new wording will also extend to data held elsewhere.

Industry Hyundai Kona is the first affordable electric SUV
Author: 0 Hyundai Kona is the first affordable electric SUV

The basic version of the lithium-ion polymer battery has a capacity of 39.2 kWh and works with a 133-hp motor to deliver a range of 299 km. It's claimed to offer a range of 186 miles (WLTP) to a full charge, based on internal targets. Hyundai has unveiled the Kona electric SUV to the world through a series of images on the internet. Interestingly, the new Hyundai Kona Electric comes with two powertrain options.

Industry Vivo APEX- Concept Device showcased at MWC
Author: 0 Vivo APEX- Concept Device showcased at MWC

Pricing was also left out of the conversation. Reported first by Phone Arena , APEX is world's first mobile device with an in-display fingerprint scanner built into the entire bottom-half of the screen. We can spot a slight chin on the phone along with an earpiece on top. The APEX concept phone has an 8MP sensor up front. If Vivo managed to tuck the front camera without compromising bezels, there was no question of adding one for the speaker .

Industry Apple to End iTunes Store Access for First-Generation Apple TV
Author: 0 Apple to End iTunes Store Access for First-Generation Apple TV

Those who still use Windows XP or Windows Vista will be facing a similar fate. Apple users are being reminded of this today, as it has been announced that the company is cutting off iTunes support for the first-generation Apple TV as well as Windows XP and Windows Vista PCs.

Industry Apple May Release High-End, Over-Ear Headphones
Author: 0 Apple May Release High-End, Over-Ear Headphones

The report goes on today that the new 'phones might be as ready as the fourth quarter of this year. My money is on Apple charging $349 because that seems to be a sweet spot for the company. Apple is apparently working on a pair of high-end over-the-ear headphones. Aside from materials and minor aesthetic variables, most headphones of this type share basic commonalities, usually incorporating two ear cups connected by a band or strap that arches over a user's head.

Industry Google details RCS messaging to Android users from businesses
Author: 0 Google details RCS messaging to Android users from businesses

This means, for example, that a retailer can send lovely images of their products, rather than a text message, and even let the customer select and buy something, all without leaving the messaging app. The older SMS standard was developed for the era of phones that didn't have much processing power or functionality, with text messages that were limited to 160 characters.

Industry Nokia 8 Sirocco Comes with Flagship Specs in a Beautiful Build
Author: 0 Nokia 8 Sirocco Comes with Flagship Specs in a Beautiful Build

The Nokia 6 was named the most durable smartphone of 2017, and it comes with the much-awaited face unlock feature and supports Bothie mode as seen on Nokia 8 . And just like it used to back in the day, the action of opening the 8110 4G's cover also answers incoming calls. Nokia 8110 4G was launched by HMD Global at the Nokia Mobile launch event at MWC 2018 .

Industry List of all smartphones expected to be unveiled at MWC 2018
Author: 0 List of all smartphones expected to be unveiled at MWC 2018

As this phone is powered by Android One program, we can expect this phone to ship with Android Oreo 8.0 out-of-the-box. We have come across other smartphones such as Nokia 8 Pro and Nokia 8 (2018) smartphones as well. On the rear panel, there is a fingerprint sensor. As it will be Nokia's 2018 flagship smartphone, the 8 Pro will naturally be powered by Qualcomm's latest and greatest chipset yet, the Snapdragon 845.

Industry LG wants to make you ThinQ with its new smartphone
Author: 0 LG wants to make you ThinQ with its new smartphone

LG V30S ThinQ features a 6-inch QHD+ OLED display with 2880 x 1440 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. LG has even promised to bring these AI abilities to "certain" smartphones as an OTA update in future. QLens , on the other hand, deals in the recognition of images in order to scan the QR codes and hopping information. LG first introduced the ThinQ lineup at the CES 2018, and now we are seeing the ThinQ smartphones for the first time.

Industry Microsoft & Xiaomi Team Up To Make AI- Powered Devices
Author: 0 Microsoft & Xiaomi Team Up To Make AI- Powered Devices

As for the case with AI collaboration the companies have agreed to work with Microsoft's AI technologies such as Computer Vision, Conversational AI, Speech, Natural Language Processing, and other well known Microsoft AI services like Bing, Cortana , Microsoft Translator, Pix, Swiftkey, and Skype.

Industry Alcatel launches Alcatel 5, 3 Series, and Android Go based Alcatel 1X
Author: 0 Alcatel launches Alcatel 5, 3 Series, and Android Go based Alcatel 1X

Alcatel has launched five new smartphones before Mobile World Congress . Alcatel is starting MWC 2018 with several new devices including three new series of phones that were announced today. etc). The phone is now available in select markets, in Metallic Black or Metallic Gold, for 229.99 Euro ($283). Unlike the Alcatel 5, the Alcatel 5 will be running on the latest Android 8.0 Oreo.

Industry Winter Olympics: What happened while you were sleeping
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: What happened while you were sleeping

Norway have won 13 gold medals in this year Winter Olympics . Ben Berend of the United States and Taylor Fletcher of the United States compete during the Nordic Combined Team Gundersen LH/4x5km, Cross-Country on day thirteen of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games on February 22, 2018 .

Industry Chairman of China's Geely Has 9.7% Stake in Daimler
Author: 0 Chairman of China's Geely Has 9.7% Stake in Daimler

With the move, Geely now has 9.69 per cent of stake in Daimler , which also happens to be the parent company to Mercedes-Benz. It is the owner of Volvo cares, LEVC, the black cabs of London maker, and in 2017 took a majority share in Proton the Malaysian automaker, a stake of $3.3 billion in Volvo trucks and control of Terrarfugia the flying auto start up business.

Industry Samsung resurrects Opera Max; meet Samsung Max
Author: 0 Samsung resurrects Opera Max; meet Samsung Max

Opera Max lives on after Samsung acquired the mobile browser to save it from oblivion. The app has a Data Saving Mode which actively compresses web pages and multimedia access on the phone. How many of you have already tried the Opera Max and will use the Samsung Max ? make sure you to even try it out. If you often carry out your work using public Wi-Fi, the app's "privacy feature" will encrypt the data when it is sent through Wi-Fi networks that are open and non-secure.

Industry Switch owners can now leave game reviews on Nintendo's website
Author: 0 Switch owners can now leave game reviews on Nintendo's website

Payday 2 is still playable on the go at least, which for many may be enough to balance out the missing content. Starbreeze Studios' " Payday 2 ", a four-player cooperative shooter that focuses on planning, staging, and performing massive heists, is headed for the Nintendo Switch later this week, but recent news has surfaced that the portable version of the game might be the most outdated one yet.

Industry Apple fix center linked to flood of false 911 calls
Author: 0 Apple fix center linked to flood of false 911 calls

Dispatchers also said that when they answer, they hear "people talking about Apple". Apple said it's looking into the matter. I suspect that one or more Apple techs at the Elk Grove fix center are placing iPhones to be fixed in some kind of clamp that presses the power and volume buttons and holds them down.

Industry SpaceX launches Falcon 9 with 1st broadband internet satellites
Author: 0 SpaceX launches Falcon 9 with 1st broadband internet satellites

The launch's primary mission is to deliver PAZ , a radar-imaging satellite, into orbit for the Spain-based company Hisdesat. These fairings will separate from the rocket at about three minutes after launch and are "steerable" in the sense that SpaceX hopes to guide them back to a target located in the ocean.

Industry Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz recorded during 911 call in Palm Beach County
Author: 0 Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz recorded during 911 call in Palm Beach County

According to the report, Deschamps told deputies "there were no weapons allowed" in the home, and claimed Cruz may have buried a weapon on the property. The deputy called Paul Gold, who said their son was OK and will remain in his custody "until she is in a better state of mind". The source told the Post that Deschamps had Cruz's brother involuntarily committed on Friday.