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Industry Star Wars Battlefront II Space Battles to be Shown at Gamescom
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This angered many fans as the new Star Wars Battlefront game wouldn't live up to its predecessors and paying full price for a half complete game was nonsense. Classes will likely also make a difference whenever players are engaged in this particular " Star Wars Battlefront 2 " mode. The original lacked a story at all, but the sequel has a campaign coming from EA's Motive Studios.

Industry 'Attack of the Blockbusters' sale brings up to 60% off PS4 games
Author: 0 'Attack of the Blockbusters' sale brings up to 60% off PS4 games

You have two whole weeks to grab some cheap titles for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita . The 2K Humble Bundle offers quite a few games for just $1, but you could also pay $5.74 or $20 to get even more games. Beat the average: Battleborn Trial with $9.99 Platinum VC (PlayStation 4), BioShock (PlayStation 3), Borderlands (PlayStation 3), Borderlands II Ultimate Edition (PlayStation 3), Spec Ops: The Line (PlayStation 3), and XCOM: Enemy Within (PlayStation 3).

Industry North Korea leader holds off on Guam missile plan
Author: 0 North Korea leader holds off on Guam missile plan

In his first public appearance in about two weeks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected the command of the North's army on Monday, examining a plan to fire four missiles to land near the U.S. The White House said in a statement that Trump and Xi "agreed North Korea must stop its provocative and escalatory behavior". In a co-authored opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal , US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis, said the aim of the United States' ...

Industry StarCraft: Remastered Is Officially Available
Author: 0 StarCraft: Remastered Is Officially Available

After more than ten years, StarCraft continues to headline gaming tournaments worldwide. And now, it's time to frickin' play it! There is also now matchmaking support for allowing users to find competitive multiplayer matches online. Blizzard has released StarCraft Remastered , a modern version of StarCraft and the StarCraft : Brood War expansion. The announcement on the official site details the new additions and revisions.

Industry Justice Department Demands IP Addresses of Visitors to Anti-Trump Site
Author: 0 Justice Department Demands IP Addresses of Visitors to Anti-Trump Site

On Saturday, a judge in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia approved a search warrant that would require DreamHost, DisruptJ20's provider, to turn over a wide range of information about the site and its visitors . However, the law enforcement reaction to protesters was extreme: Hundreds have been indicted on felony rioting charges, including multiple journalists observing the protests.

Industry Football Manager 2018 Release Date Announced
Author: 0 Football Manager 2018 Release Date Announced

For those that don't know: the series first surfaced in 1992 as Championship Manager , but after Sports Interactive departed ways with publisher Eidos Interactive, they lost the naming rights and had to re-brand the series Football Manager in 2004 with their new publishers Sega.

Industry Microsoft Azure expands with two new regions for Australia
Author: 0 Microsoft Azure expands with two new regions for Australia

Microsoft today announced that they will deliver Azure from two new regions in Canberra, Australia. Microsoft will become the first major cloud provider to offer regions specifically focused on the needs of the government and their partners in Australia.

Industry Teen girl safe, Amber Alert suspect in custody after chase near Houston
Author: 0 Teen girl safe, Amber Alert suspect in custody after chase near Houston

After a pursuit that lasted about 20 miles, the suspect crashed into a trooper while swerving to avoid a spike strip. Martinez is described as 5-feet-11 and 160 pounds. The suspect is driving a silver Dodge pickup with a Texas license plate, numbers HFW-2831. Nuncio was last seen in Dallas on Wednesday evening, according to the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office, who is leading the investigation.

Industry Amazon debuts 'Instant Pickup Points' in the U.S. for pickups in minutes
Author: 0 Amazon debuts 'Instant Pickup Points' in the U.S. for pickups in minutes

Amazon could easily make Instant Pickup an option at the grocer's physical locations, which are already conveniently located for a large chunk of the ecommerce giant's addressable urban USA audience. But this is Amazon, and its motive with Instant Pickup isn't really about fast snacks. Traditional retailers so far have been struggling to keep up with Amazon's quicker shipments, with many falling on hard times as more customers buy more of their items online.

Industry Asus ZenFone 4 Specs Unveiled by Known Leakster
Author: 0 Asus ZenFone 4 Specs Unveiled by Known Leakster

Only recently we got to know details of some of the ZenFone 4 series phones which include ZenFone 4 Selfie, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, and ZenFone 4 Max. And with this, Asus has joined the league (after Apple) in which manufacturers "accidently" reveal features and updates about their upcoming range of devices.

Industry Swiss franc set for biggest single day rise in 2.5yrs
Author: 0 Swiss franc set for biggest single day rise in 2.5yrs

US stocks closed lower for the third day in a row Thursday, led by declines in technology companies and banks, two of the highest-performing sectors over the a year ago. The three major indexes closed out the week in positive territory following yesterday's lows. The franc jumped 1.4 percent to 0.9611 francs per euro in early trades.

Industry Kabiru Adjoto emerges new Edo Speaker after Okonoboh impeachment
Author: 0 Kabiru Adjoto emerges new Edo Speaker after Okonoboh impeachment

The lawmakers are insisting that Okonoboh remain impeached. Edo State Speaker, Justin Okonoboh , was removed from office and suspended by 19 state legislators during plenary on Monday 14, August, 2017. Though some of the legislators ruled out external influence, there was heavy presence of security operatives with several police Hilux vans around the premises.

Industry Total solar eclipse set to arrive in IL
Author: 0 Total solar eclipse set to arrive in IL

As the sun passes behind the moon and the skies darken, NASA Television will provide footage of the eclipse from "unique vantage points", according to a press release from NASA. When viewing the eclipse, you will need to use special eclipse glasses that have a specific solar filter; sun glasses will not work. The AAS has published information to help consumers ensure that their eclipse glasses and handheld solar filters are safe.

Industry Blizzard brings back Battle.net branding
Author: 0 Blizzard brings back Battle.net branding

StarCraft was the second title to utilize Battle.net (after Diablo ), beginning in March 1998. In light of this, they chose to keep the old name, with the company name preceding it. Long-time Blizzard players know the name Battle.net so well that when the company releases an online component, players know that this platform is the place to go to try out the content.

Industry McAfee launches advanced security platform for AWS
Author: 0 McAfee launches advanced security platform for AWS

Customers can enable Amazon Macie from the AWS Management Console, and pay only for the GBs of Amazon S3 content classified and the AWS CloudTrail events analyzed, with no upfront costs or software purchases required. “Global businesses trust Verizon to help them implement the right technology strategy to achieve their goals, ” said Joshua Hofmann, global lead partner ecosystem, Amazon Web Services, Inc.

Industry Opera Max VPN App Discontinued
Author: 0 Opera Max VPN App Discontinued

The company, which is now owned by a consortium of Chinese firms , today announced that it will shut down Max. Opera has made a decision to discontinue its Opera Max application. As such, there might not be as much of a need for something like Opera Max, though the app has proven to be very useful over the years, given its 10 million to 50 million downloads over the years.

Industry Snapchat adds a Pikachu filter for your kawaii pokémon needs
Author: 0 Snapchat adds a Pikachu filter for your kawaii pokémon needs

The Pokemon Go app is also getting an update with new features and characters. Upon starting up the app and heading over to the familiar capture screen, users can now select a Pikachu themed lens overlay that adds ears, bright and distinct red cheeks, and a small Pikachu inspired nose.

Industry Sonic Mania PC Delayed, SEGA Offers Fans A Freebie
Author: 0 Sonic Mania PC Delayed, SEGA Offers Fans A Freebie

However, the PC version will now launch two weeks later on August 29th, 2017. According to the Japanese company the computer version still need some more optimization. As you might have spied at this year's PC Gamer Weekender, Sonic Mania targets the early days of Sonic which the above serves to underscore. The clip did not fail to build hype around the game even more with gamers and " Sonic " fans even more excited to get their hands on " Sonic Mania " and others hoping that an ...

Industry Gorakhpur tragedy: CM Yogi, Union Health Minister Nadda visit BRD hospital
Author: 0 Gorakhpur tragedy: CM Yogi, Union Health Minister Nadda visit BRD hospital

Arrangements are being made that such incident isn't repeated", he added. He also said the government had cleared the payment for the oxygen vendor on August 7. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath ordered the top cop to ensure that people celebrate Janmashtami festival with decency at a time when deaths of several children had occurred in the state, media reports said.

Industry Google fixes voice Assistant issues on Android Wear platform
Author: 0 Google fixes voice Assistant issues on Android Wear platform

An update should be available for the "Google" app; tap to install. In other words, report the bugs to Google and sit tight. A bug that completes recurring reminders automatically without any user input has been dragging on for months, and Google just admitted that a patch meant to fix the issue hasn't actually fixed the issue.

Industry Infiniti Prototype 9: The electric grand prix concept
Author: 0 Infiniti Prototype 9: The electric grand prix concept

The firm's design chief, Alfonso Albaisa, says the concept "represents a combination of artistry, craftsmanship and commitment to a romantic notion of our heritage". The 40s look is completed with 19-inch wire wheels, wrapped in "period cross-ply competition tyres". Nissan's powertrain engineers came to the party with a next-generation electric motor and battery - reportedly the powertrain developed for the new Leaf.

Industry Microsoft on the defensive after consumer report slams Surface products
Author: 0 Microsoft on the defensive after consumer report slams Surface products

Consumer Reports surveyed 90,000 tablet and laptop owners and found roughly 25 percent of Surface users have encountered issues by the end of the second year of ownership. " Lenovo was confused", claims Thurrott . The real problem was Surface-specific custom drivers and settings that the Microsoft hardware team cooked up.

Industry Honda Jazz gets a fresh face for 2018
Author: 0 Honda Jazz gets a fresh face for 2018

Also new for the 2018 model year are the Honda Jazz's optional Skyride Blue exterior color, the Solid Wing Face grille and headlight signature, and plenty more visual updates all around. The black treatment added to the grille, ORVMs, the multi-spoke alloys, and the B-pillar further enhances the premium quotient of the auto. The engine is available as part of a new "Dynamic" trim level, which comes with red-line accents front and rear, LED headlights , front fog lamps, side sill skirts, a ...

Industry Sri Krishna Janmashtami at ISKCON, Mysuru
Author: 0 Sri Krishna Janmashtami at ISKCON, Mysuru

The celebration knows no limits in the magnitude of celebrations across the country, but it is celebrated in a much grand fashion in Mathura, which is also the birth place of Lord Krishna, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Assam, and Manipur. So as soon as he was born, his father Vasudeva took him across the Yamuna to Gokul where he was then taken care of by his foster parents Nanda and Yashoda.

Industry Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro name confirmed; Gear Sport clears FCC
Author: 0 Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro name confirmed; Gear Sport clears FCC

Well, it looks like Samsung has spilled the beans on its upcoming wearable device, although the leak was unavoidable since the information is accessible online. We will probably hear more about the Gear Fit 2 Pro in the coming weeks, so stay tuned. Now the Gear Fit2 Pro name has appeared on a support page on the company's website alongside the model number SM-R365.

Industry Bitcoin Price Climbs above US$4000, Hits All-Time High
Author: 0 Bitcoin Price Climbs above US$4000, Hits All-Time High

With the anticipated activation of SegWit (Segregated Witness), a method that allows more transactions to take place on the blockchain, the cryptocurrency divided into two separate digital currencies - Bitcoin Classic and Bitcoin Cash . "With the total value almost $120 bln, it's getting harder for institutional investors to ignore cryptocurrencies", said JP Morgan analyst Robert D.

Industry Clues in Eastwatch Trailer You Should Pay Attention To
Author: 0 Clues in Eastwatch Trailer You Should Pay Attention To

She made Ned promise to take care of the child as his own. If this is the case, it would shed a new light on their relationship, and it would also give Jon Snow a pretty strong claim to the Iron Throne , potentially bringing him into conflict with Daenerys (we're really hoping that he doesn't hook up with her in the interim, what with them being related and all).