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Industry Facebook is now trying to turn Messenger into Tinder, sort of
Author: 0 Facebook is now trying to turn Messenger into Tinder, sort of

Once a user clicks on the notification, it lands them on a screen which has similar functions to those of Tinder's "Swipe right" menu, in which the user needs to swipe in either direction for "Yes" or "No Thanks". The test is now underway in New Zealand and Toronto. A Facebook representative told the publication, "People often use Facebook to make plans with their friends".

Industry Senator says Facebook's Russian ads suggest need for new law
Author: 0 Senator says Facebook's Russian ads suggest need for new law

The 470 accounts appeared to come from a notorious "troll farm", a St Petersburg-based organisation known for promoting pro-Russian government positions through fake accounts, according to sources. Putin has also suggested that "patriotic" Russian hackers may have been acting independently of the Russian government. "Now that Facebook is no longer denying it ", as Maddow put it, it's time to expand the hunt for Russian spies to include purported American assistants, like Kushner.

Industry Judwaa 2 makers release Oonchi Hai Building song
Author: 0 Judwaa 2 makers release Oonchi Hai Building song

It stars Varun Dhawan in a double role alongside Jacqueline and Taapsee . The original song had ' Aaja aja aja band baja leke aja" but this one has "Aaja aja aja mere Sagar wale raja' which might make you cringe that this change is a little discomforting.

Industry Placeholders for Google Drive is Coming for G Suite Customers
Author: 0 Placeholders for Google Drive is Coming for G Suite Customers

Announced back in March , Google Drive File Stream will soon be available to all G Suite customers. Starting around 7:30am PT, Google's file storage service, which forms the backbone of much of Google's G Suite , became either unreachable or incredibly slow, depending on where you were.

Industry Blizzard launching esports venue on 'Tonight Show' stomping grounds
Author: 0 Blizzard launching esports venue on 'Tonight Show' stomping grounds

Blizzard anticipates its LA arena becoming a major destination for esports events, explaining that it installed multiple sound stages, control rooms and lounges in the venue so that multiple events can happen at once. Then, on October 13 the Hearthstone Summer Championship will host a weekend of competition with a $250,000 prize. The players left standing will be the final entrants in the Hearthstone World Championship, scheduled for early 2018.

Industry Kia reveal Proceed Concept
Author: 0 Kia reveal Proceed Concept

It's meant to give us an idea of what the next-generation Cee'd family will look like, a lineup we don't get in the US. The Proceed concept debuts a shape unlike anything Kia has ever produced. Where daytime running lights have become a key element in a car's identity, the Proceed Concept uses light in other ways. Even if Kia won't admit it, it just rolled out one of the hottest station wagons in recent memory.

Industry Surprise! Bethesda Is Releasing a New Game This Year
Author: 0 Surprise! Bethesda Is Releasing a New Game This Year

Bethesda's Pete Hines hinted at the mysterious new title in a brief interview with YouTube channel Tek Syndicate , where he stated that, "We even have a game coming out this year that we haven't even told anybody about yet". Come November it will be 2 years since Fallout 4 was released, and I think that there is some truth to the rumors that have been swirling around that Fallout 5 will be heading our way in the near future.

Industry Sonali Kulkarni back with a bang opposite Sunny Deol in Poster Boyz
Author: 0 Sonali Kulkarni back with a bang opposite Sunny Deol in Poster Boyz

Talking about how he feels about being typecast as a serious, conflicted, angry, action-oriented actor, he says, "I think it was a little different during my father's time, during the 60s and the 70s". The film has been directed by the actor-turned-director Shreyas Talpade. Sunny Deol who is also playing the lead in the film, said, "I didn't see the Marathi version of this film when Poster Boys was offered to me, though I had heard that the Marathi film had become a hit".

Industry Forza Motorsport 7 Has Gone Gold with Demo Arriving Sept. 19
Author: 0 Forza Motorsport 7 Has Gone Gold with Demo Arriving Sept. 19

It will no doubt be cut down for time limitations, but it doesn't hold a candle to the unbelievable Forza Motorsport 6 trailer from two years ago. Players will be able to drive the Nissan NISMO GT-R LM on the latter. The said demo will feature assists that enable players to adjust the difficulty to their liking, and those who plays on PC will have performance options to adjust the demo to their performance capabilities.

Industry WhatsApp takes first step to monetise corporate users
Author: 0 WhatsApp takes first step to monetise corporate users

Otherwise, businesses on WhatsApp may be required to be contacted by a user before they can send sponsored or organic messages. To help its users to differentiate between normal users and businesses, WhatsApp also seems to be planning a roll out of verification badges on its platform.

Industry Destiny 2's Clans Won't Be Available for
Author: 0 Destiny 2's Clans Won't Be Available for "First Several Days After Launch"

The Clan feature has received a significant overhaul and was expected to launch alongside the game, however Bungie has given no firm date on when we can expect to see it. The Clan features in Destiny 2 include being able to show a unique Clan banner, earn rewards for being part of a Clan, and invite other players to join Nightfalls and Raids with your clan mates as part of the Guided Games feature.

Industry Mangaluru Chalo: Hundreds of BJP Leaders Taken into Custody
Author: 0 Mangaluru Chalo: Hundreds of BJP Leaders Taken into Custody

BJP leader Aravind Limbavali said in Mangaluru that the party will defy the police order on Thursday, as well. The leaders were ferried out of Mangaluru's Nehru Maidan as the BJP was holding a protest march to condemn the alleged murders of party functionaries, despite the police refusing permission for such a protest.

Author: 0 LA Noire heading to the Nintendo Switch this November

The Switch version features the complete, original game, all the downloadable content and specific enhancements for the Switch. For a start, L.A Noire is coming to the Nintendo Switch , which actually marks the first time Rockstar has launched a game on a Nintendo console since Table Tennis...

Author: 0 Huawei Surpasses Apple to be the Second Largest Smartphone Brand

Still, data from Counterpoint Research shows Apple's global smartphone sales was over 15% in September of last year and July of this year shows it closer to 11%. Richard Yu, Huawei CEO Consumer Business Group, talks about their Huawei Mate 9 smartphone just released to the U.S. market and displayed behind him during his keynote address at CES in Las Vegas, January 5, 2017.

Industry Destiny 2 PS4 Online Error Issues Being Looked at by Bungie
Author: 0 Destiny 2 PS4 Online Error Issues Being Looked at by Bungie

We haven't seen this ourselves despite having the console and game client running for 4 hours or longer at a stretch, but others have been unable to progress through the story as a result. With a game as big as Destiny 2 , especially as hyped up as it was, it comes as no surprise there were some bumps in the road during the launch. With the game officially out, you may be curious as to the various classes available in the Destiny sequel.

Industry Vivo V7 and V7 Plus to launch today
Author: 0 Vivo V7 and V7 Plus to launch today

The device comes with face access, which is basically facial recognition and it also features a fingerprint sensor at the back panel. This is the first smartphone in the world to have a 24MP lens on the front. It is reported to be another selfie-camera. Moving to the camera department, which the V-series mainly focussed on, it features a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 and LED flash.

Industry Jaguar reveals Future-Type concept with 'Sayer' steering wheel
Author: 0 Jaguar reveals Future-Type concept with 'Sayer' steering wheel

The announcement from Jaguar Land Rover , which is owned by Indian conglomerate Tata, follows a similar pledge from Volvo , which plans for all its new cars to have an electric motor from 2019. A plug-in hybrid version of the XJ saloon has also been seen in prototype form. For example, one auto on display is the E-Type Zero, in which an electric drivetrain has been retrofitted into the iconic 1968 roadster design.

Industry Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus Specs, Camera Reviews
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus Specs, Camera Reviews

Visit dbrand.com to configure your own Galaxy Note 8 skin , or pick one up for any of their supported devices, including iPhones, the Essential Phone , and even MacBooks. Btw, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is up for pre-order these days, however, Sammy doesn't bundle the new Gear VR headset as pre-order offer. Samsung just announced their latest flagship device, the Galaxy Note 8, and it is being compared to Apple's iPhone 7 Plus .

Industry Supreme Court asks WhatsApp, Facebook
Author: 0 Supreme Court asks WhatsApp, Facebook

A five-judge constitution bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, justices A K Sikri, Amitava Roy, A M Khanwilkar and M M Shantanagoudar granted the companies time of four weeks to file affidavit. You better file a detailed affidavit. The court is hearing of a plea by petitioners Karmanya Singh Sareen and Shreya Sethi who have challenged the Delhi High Court's September 23, 2016 order allowing WhatsApp to roll out its new privacy policy but stopping it from sharing the data of its users ...

Industry Why Irma is so strong and other questions about hurricanes
Author: 0 Why Irma is so strong and other questions about hurricanes

One of the things we loved about St. Thomas is that it was so green. More than half the island of Puerto Rico was without power, leaving 900,000 in the dark and almost 50,000 without water, the USA territory's emergency management agency said in the midst of the storm .

Industry Latest Call of Duty
Author: 0 Latest Call of Duty

The Add-on, named Retribution , comes with four multiplayer maps and a new chapter in the Zombies mode. "September 12 can't come soon enough". The biggest draw here aside from the new maps is certainly the new zombie map, which is set in an abandoned military base on a frozen ice planet.

Industry Apple to launch iPhone 8 on 12 September in California
Author: 0 Apple to launch iPhone 8 on 12 September in California

Apple has officially announced a September 12th iPhone event that will take place at the new Steve Jobs Theater. This is why iPhone X is a possible choice. According to some commentators, the iPhone 8 is expected to be a massive step forward in design and honour the device's 10th anniversary, but from indications the new phone may turn out to be a flop.

Industry Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster launched as 217mph drop
Author: 0 Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster launched as 217mph drop

Lamborghini is releasing the Aventador S Roadster with five different configurations. Furthermore, the Aventador S' striking exterior design has been retained on the Roadster, but does have unique styling new cues to set it apart. As for the powertrain, it still uses the same 6.5-liter naturally aspirated V12 which puts out 740 PS and 690 Nm of torque mated to Lamborghini's seven-speed lightweight Independent Shifting Rod transmission .

Industry Destiny 2 microtransactions are not just cosmetic
Author: 0 Destiny 2 microtransactions are not just cosmetic

A few spoilers , obviously, will follow here as we explain exactly how! She'll gift you a free Sparrow for all your efforts saving the world, or whatever it is that you did. Destiny 2's Bright Engram items are you ticket to unlock loot. But you can also end up with things like low level armour. Finish the opening mission, Homecoming.

Industry Mazda CX-9 Scores New Features, Starts at $32130
Author: 0 Mazda CX-9 Scores New Features, Starts at $32130

The CX-9 is the latest vehicle to receive Mazda G-Vectoring technology, created to make the driving experience more enjoyable and less stressful by reducing minuscule steering wheel movements. The 2018 Mazda CX-9 will be available in Sport, Touring, Grand Touring and Signature trim levels. The bottom-rung CX-9 Sport comes with cloth seats, LED head- and taillights, 18-inch wheels, and a 7.0-inch infotainment screen.

Industry Man goes on rampage at Santa Ana 7-Eleven
Author: 0 Man goes on rampage at Santa Ana 7-Eleven

California law prohibits alcohol sales between 2 and 6am. 'It was 2.30 in the morning and they were following the rules of the state, ' police Cpl. The tantrum began, KTLA reports , after the 7-11 clerk wouldn't let the man use his personal cellphone to make a call-and things escalated after the clerk barred the man from purchasing beer after hours.

Industry Mirage: Arcane Warfare will be free for one day only
Author: 0 Mirage: Arcane Warfare will be free for one day only

Torn Banner noted that it's added a lot to Mirage since its initial launch in May . The game's getting a price drop and a big promotional push as a response to its lacklustre performance and low multiplayer counts. And as for the future of the studio, Torn Banner says it's "doing fine", and that it will "continue to make awesome games in the future". So how can Torn Banner get more people interested in the game? As a result, the team is giving away the game in a bid to find a larger ...

Author: 0 Apple leak shows how it decides to repair or replace iPhones

Apple has already scheduled an event on September 12 which will be taking place at the Steve Jobs Theater in the company's Apple New Park campus. "While we are less certain of broad consumer awareness around the upcoming product, this commentary suggests that the device is likely to see a more robust uptake rate than previous iPhone cycles, except perhaps the iPhone 6 ", Olson wrote.

Author: 0 Iphone8 price,specifications and everything you need to know

Apple was allegedly tweaking the hardware of the iPhone 8 until the last moments before part shipments commenced. "We surveyed 400 USA iPhone users and found that 16 percent expect to upgrade to a new iPhone this Fall, compared to 15 percent last year, while 24 percent will "maybe" upgrade vs.

Industry House paves the way for self-driving cars
Author: 0 House paves the way for self-driving cars

Safety groups and states have objected, concerned about the safety of allowing a computer to make the decisions in driving a heavy vehicle. Under the Self Drive Act, states would still decide whether or not to permit self-driving cars on their roads.