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Industry The Essential Phone is essentially unfixable, according to iFixit
Author: 0 The Essential Phone is essentially unfixable, according to iFixit

With the Essential Phone , we may be looking at a device that will be impossible for the end user to fix, and even a headache for the companies that do this stuff every day of the week. But still, Essential is a company that takes pride in being open; it uses stock Android software, has a logo-less design and points out that the phone is the owner's "personal property".

Industry Druid Loses
Author: 0 Druid Loses "Explosive Start" With Nerfed Innervate in Hearthstone

Specifically, Innervate will only give you 1 Mana Crystal now, down from 2, Fiery Axe is going to cost 3 mana instead of 2, and Hex will also go up one mana crystal, from 2 to 3. The Hex change brings that card closer in line with its Mage cousin Polymorph , which turns a minion into a 1/1 sheep at 4 mana. But Muloc Warleader's changes could be more severe.

Industry Facebook has been overstating its ad reach, says analyst
Author: 0 Facebook has been overstating its ad reach, says analyst

Facebook can likely drive revenue growth to offset content costs, albeit at lower margins than what the company now generates", analyst Brian Wieser wrote in a note to clients Wednesday. Facebook , for its part, chalked its 10 and 15 million-person discrepancy to measuring audience reach in ways that supersede census numbers, in that its ads "are created to estimate how many people in a given area are eligible to see an ad a business might run", Facebook said in a statement to Reuters .

Industry Logitech MX Ergo Trackball Mouse With Adjustable Hinge Launched
Author: 0 Logitech MX Ergo Trackball Mouse With Adjustable Hinge Launched

The year is 2017, and Logitech is releasing a new trackball mouse called the MX Ergo . In fact, it's their first trackball mouse in over a decade. "We are so excited by this new trackball". The mouse is incorporated with an adjustable hinge enabling users to move the mouse between zero and 20 degrees which make it more comfortable. Beyond the ball, there's a tilting scroll wheel and a DPI switch to toggle between normal and high precision modes.

Industry Destiny 2 'is temporarily at capacity' and everyone is mad about it
Author: 0 Destiny 2 'is temporarily at capacity' and everyone is mad about it

Then reboot Destiny 2 and sign in again. Gamespot praised the original's quest system but criticised its "recycled areas" and "uninspired story line". In other words, Destiny 2 better understands its fate on day one. "After launch, there will be a few rituals and firsts that you might want to plan for as you ascend to orbit around the Destiny Endgame".

Industry Huawei beat Apple in sales of smartphones
Author: 0 Huawei beat Apple in sales of smartphones

One in three mobile handsets shipped globally during the second quarter was manufactured by Chinese brands such as Huawei, Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi. Richardson cautions that with Apple's annual iPhone refresh looming, it is possible that Huawei could find itself back in third place once again.

Industry Gearbox has 90% of its attention on Borderlands 3
Author: 0 Gearbox has 90% of its attention on Borderlands 3

That's the implication made by co-founder, CEO and president Randy Pitchford , speaking at the 2017 PAX West gaming expo in Seattle, Washington. Before we continue, we'll have to add some context. In addition, Gearbox is working with external studios consisting of 50 or 100 people. Since releasing the first " Borderlands " game in 2009, Gearbox Software has become synonymous with the franchise, and now has the vast majority of its staff working on " Borderlands 3 ".

Industry National Basketball Association 2K18 won't support Amiibos on Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 National Basketball Association 2K18 won't support Amiibos on Nintendo Switch

But Nintendo games are going to require an SD card in order to play them besides the physical copy. To transfer the Minecraft data from a console to another it is quite easy. Highlight the saved file that you want to transfer and access the "Save Options" by pressing "X". Switch will take a few moments to accept that file transfer.

Industry Kia Picanto X-Line for Frankfurt - 1L T-GDI with 100 PS
Author: 0 Kia Picanto X-Line for Frankfurt - 1L T-GDI with 100 PS

More important novelties include the addition of a new, sporty-inspired GT Line trim, while underneath the metal resides a new eight-speed automatic transmission. Any changes under the bonnet? A new eight-speed automatic gearbox has been introduced with the promise of improved efficiency and reduced Carbon dioxide outputs.

Industry There has been no LEAK, confirms the makers of Mahesh Babu's SPYDER
Author: 0 There has been no LEAK, confirms the makers of Mahesh Babu's SPYDER

Everything that you're reading online or in papers is absolutely baseless", a source from the film's unit told IANS. Earlier, Baahubali's footage fell prey to the piracy. The 2.0 producers Lyca Productions, have bought the rights for distribution of the Tamil version of the movie in Tamil Nadu. Today the makers of the movie have come up with the teaser of the movie which is very much interesting and eye-catchy too as it shows great destruction chaos among the people.

Industry Facebook's failed $600M cricket bid may presage National Football League streaming dreams
Author: 0 Facebook's failed $600M cricket bid may presage National Football League streaming dreams

Star India has plans to launch Hotstar in global markets and the popular T20 tournament could potentially be a lucrative launch property for the firm. It's been reported the social media behemoth bid $754 million for the rights to stream the IPL for the next five years. Facebook (FB -0.5%) lost out on a bid to stream Indian cricket matches, but the fact that it was bidding $600M could be a precursor to bigger ambitions in higher-profile sports , such as National Football League games.

Industry Air force confirms death of Iraqi pilot who crashed in United States
Author: 0 Air force confirms death of Iraqi pilot who crashed in United States

The 162nd Wing is the Air Guard's biggest F-16 training operation and conducts training missions across military ranges in Southern and Central Arizona. The U.S. Air force has activated a team to investigate Tuesday's crash. Iraq is in the process of buying a fleet of F-16s from the U.S. The Iraqi pilots, whom US officials describe as an integral part of the coalition in the fight against the Islamic State, have been flying at Tucson as part of ongoing training.

Industry Apple: It's iPhone Time
Author: 0 Apple: It's iPhone Time

Is The $1,000 iPhone 8 Worth It? According to several reports and rumours - and now hands-on videos - the new iPhone 8 will be radically different to the iPhone 7 . In May 2017, he told analysts : "In general, we're seeing what we believe to be a pause in purchases on iPhone, which we believe are due to the earlier and much more frequent reports about future iPhones".

Industry Resident Evil 7 gets double story DLC on in December
Author: 0 Resident Evil 7 gets double story DLC on in December

This DLC will be interesting as it takes a well established character and will allow you to see things directly from their eyes in first-person for the first time. Capcom has implied it will play quite differently to the main game, but it's still not clear what exactly it is. The story will take place after the fall of Ethan Winters in Biohazard , and the experience should be quite gripping.

Industry 800 engineering colleges to be closed in India over low quality, admissions
Author: 0 800 engineering colleges to be closed in India over low quality, admissions

Notedly, 150 engineering are shutting down voluntarily every year due to stricter AICTE rules. They have been instructed to submit a report by the second week of September. Progressive closure takes place when an institute does not admit any new students to the first year of the academic period, although existing students continue their course and eventually pass out so the institute can close down completely.

Industry The Era of Apple Music Festivals in London Ends
Author: 0 The Era of Apple Music Festivals in London Ends

In a report from Music Business Worldwide , Apple has made a decision to put an end to it for good. It was normally held in September at the Roundhouse in Camden, North London - but Music Business Worldwide is reporting that Apple has made a decision to scrap the event this year.

Industry Ford EcoSport updated for 2018 with four-wheel drive
Author: 0 Ford EcoSport updated for 2018 with four-wheel drive

Mechanically, there are some changes and new additions. Ford is hoping the new model will lift the EcoSport's declining Australian sales which are down 22.5 per cent to the end of August this year compared with the same period last year.

Industry Lenovo Gets a Slap on the Wrist for Superfish Adware Scandal
Author: 0 Lenovo Gets a Slap on the Wrist for Superfish Adware Scandal

The software delivered pop-up ads to consumers who bought the Lenovo computers when a consumer's mouse cursor hovered over a product image on shopping Websites . Further, the company must get affirmative consent from users before pre-installing any adware on their devices, something you'd expect companies would do in the first place.

Industry New Nissan Leaf pitched as high-tech showcase with 150-mile range
Author: 0 New Nissan Leaf pitched as high-tech showcase with 150-mile range

The compact five-door's 40-kilowatt-hour battery is projected to get a 150-mile combined USA range rating, Nissan says, and the starting price is $30,875 including delivery. Journalists and guests look at new Nissan LEAF electric vehicle after the world premiere in Chiba, near Tokyo Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. The price of the new Leaf will be similar to the current model, which starts from about US$30,000, according to Schillaci.

Industry Google's Pixel 2 may use processor that doesn't exist yet
Author: 0 Google's Pixel 2 may use processor that doesn't exist yet

It's possible the 835 chip in the Pixel 2 smartphones could offer a slight speed improvement, but this hasn't been confirmed. In fact, there might not be any Snapdragon 836 SoC that will be offered by Qualcomm for is partners. It was also reported that the devices will come with a squeezable frame just like the HTC U11 and that Google might choose to leave out the headphone jack this time around.

Industry Race-inspired MINI John Cooper Works GP concept uncovered
Author: 0 Race-inspired MINI John Cooper Works GP concept uncovered

Lighter and stripped out, Mini says this concept is an ode to the 1967 Monte Carlo Rally winning auto. The massive wing, fender flares that also double as aerodynamics and lower front splitter with air intakes so large, they looks like it they suck up squirrels and birds.

Industry Xiaomi unveils first stock Android device
Author: 0 Xiaomi unveils first stock Android device

If the price is one factor for Xiaomi' success in India, then the other one is the device itself. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is an incredible piece of hardware under Rs. Sunlight legibility is fine and the viewing angles are satisfactory. Xiaomi surely is in love with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC because it is the company's third smartphone in the Indian market to use the same chip.

Industry UM Motorcycles to soon launch adventure motorcycles in India
Author: 0 UM Motorcycles to soon launch adventure motorcycles in India

UM Motorcycles today added two new variants to the Renegade Commando lineup with the introduction of the Renegade Commando Classic and the Commando Mojave. The UM Renegade Classic, on the other hand, is now the top of the line Renegade , and is priced at Rs 1.89 lakh ex-showroom. The all-new Renegade Commando Mojave draws its inspiration from the Mojave Desert, which is North America's largest and driest desert.

Industry China's Huawei plan to gatecrash Microsoft, Amazon and Google cloud dominance
Author: 0 China's Huawei plan to gatecrash Microsoft, Amazon and Google cloud dominance

Ping also promised that the China-based vendor would only look to monetise the technology and services associated with cloud , not the data. "We will invest heavily in building an open and trusted public cloud platform, which will be the foundation of a Huawei cloud family [that] will include public clouds we develop together with operators, and public clouds that we operate on our own".

Industry Fig Check-In: The Good Life
Author: 0 Fig Check-In: The Good Life

Described as a 'debt repayment life simulation RPG, ' The Good Life sees players take on the role of Naomi, a photographer from NY that's ended up in a rural English town called Rainy Woods. The aesthetic is a lot lighter, though, with stylised low-poly art that's more reminiscent of something like Shelter or Necropolis. The Good Life is a "twisting, mysterious" murder mystery set in the idyllic, English countryside town of Rainy Woods.

Industry Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet Updated
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet Updated

Both the Cabriolet and Coupe do have a revised front and rear fascia, with each variant having their own changes. There's also a rumor that Mercedes will continue to build the current G-Class alongside the new model to offer a simpler, cheaper version of the SUV.